Y Vandenplas

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Affiliation: Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of cow's milk protein allergy in infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Paediatrics, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Dis Child 92:902-8. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Safety and tolerance of a new extensively hydrolyzed rice protein-based formula in the management of infants with cow's milk protein allergy
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 173:1209-16. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Treating cow's milk protein allergy: a double-blind randomized trial comparing two extensively hydrolysed formulas with probiotics
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 102:990-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Double-blind comparative trial with 2 antiregurgitation formulae
    Y Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:389-93. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease in infants and children
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Free University of Brussels, Department of Pediatrics, UZ Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 7:289-98. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics in infants and children
    Y Vandenplas
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 15:251-62. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux: natural evolution, diagnostic approach and treatment
    Badriul Hegar
    Department of Child Health, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Turk J Pediatr 55:1-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Practical algorithms for managing common gastrointestinal symptoms in infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Nutrition 29:184-94. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal manifestations of cow's milk protein allergy and gastrointestinal motility
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 101:1105-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cost/benefit of synbiotics in acute infectious gastroenteritis: spend to save
    Y Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Benef Microbes 3:189-94. 2012

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  1. pmc Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of cow's milk protein allergy in infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Paediatrics, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Dis Child 92:902-8. 2007
    ..The algorithms should be regularly assessed using clinical audit standards. Once validated, the diagnostic framework could provide a standardised approach in epidemiological and therapeutic studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Safety and tolerance of a new extensively hydrolyzed rice protein-based formula in the management of infants with cow's milk protein allergy
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 173:1209-16. 2014
    ..Moreover, the eRHF allowed a catch-up to normal weight gain as of the first month as well as a normalization of the weight-for-age, weight-for length, and BMI z-scores within the 6-month study period...
  3. doi request reprint Treating cow's milk protein allergy: a double-blind randomized trial comparing two extensively hydrolysed formulas with probiotics
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 102:990-8. 2013
    ..The treatment for cow's milk protein allergy (CMPA) is a diet with an extensive hydrolysate. This study aimed to determine whether a whey (eWH) or casein hydrolysate (eCH) is the best option...
  4. doi request reprint Double-blind comparative trial with 2 antiregurgitation formulae
    Y Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:389-93. 2013
    ..Guidelines recommend reassurance and dietary treatment as first approaches. The aim of the present study was to test and compare the efficacy of 2 antiregurgitation formulae (ARF)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the diagnosis of gastroesophageal reflux disease in infants and children
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Free University of Brussels, Department of Pediatrics, UZ Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 7:289-98. 2013
    ..Since the expression of GERD varies from nonerosive reflux disease over Barrett's esophagus to chronic respiratory disease, it is clear that not one investigation technique will provide an answer in all situations...
  6. doi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics in infants and children
    Y Vandenplas
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Infect Dis Rep 15:251-62. 2013
    ..The best evidence has been accumulated for some lactobacilli strains and for Saccharomyces boulardii in the reduction of the duration of acute diarrhea due to gastroenteritis and prevention of AAD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux: natural evolution, diagnostic approach and treatment
    Badriul Hegar
    Department of Child Health, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Turk J Pediatr 55:1-7. 2013
    ..Many medications have been attempted to overcome GER in infants, each with their own advantages and limitations...
  8. doi request reprint Practical algorithms for managing common gastrointestinal symptoms in infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Nutrition 29:184-94. 2013
    ..However, in many cases, these infants are growing and developing normally. This study was performed to offer family pediatricians consensus-based algorithms on the management of the most common gastrointestinal symptoms in infants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal manifestations of cow's milk protein allergy and gastrointestinal motility
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 101:1105-9. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Cost/benefit of synbiotics in acute infectious gastroenteritis: spend to save
    Y Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Benef Microbes 3:189-94. 2012
    ..Although use of the synbiotic supplementation increased cost, add-on medication and extra consultations were reduced, resulting in a reduction of health care cost of 25%...
  11. pmc Esophageal impedance baseline according to different time intervals
    Dario Ummarino
    Department of Pediatrics, Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Unversiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Eur J Med Res 17:18. 2012
    ..The impedance baseline has been shown to reflect esophageal integrity, and to be decreased in patients with esophagitis. However, different methods for the determination of the impedance baseline have not been compared...
  12. ncbi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics in prevention and treatment of diseases in infants and children
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 87:292-300. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of probiotics and prebiotics on the health of children...
  13. doi request reprint A preliminary report on the efficacy of the Multicare AR-Bed in 3-week-3-month-old infants on regurgitation, associated symptoms and acid reflux
    Y Vandenplas
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Dis Child 95:26-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this preliminary study was to evaluate the efficacy of a 40 degrees supine body position on infant regurgitation, reflux-associated symptoms and acid reflux...
  14. pmc Safety and adequacy of a semi-elemental formula for children with gastro-intestinal disease
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Amino Acids 38:909-14. 2010
    ..06). No adverse events related to the study formula were reported. These results show that "New Alfaré" is safe and nutritionally adequate for pediatric patients with gastro-intestinal disease...
  15. doi request reprint Randomised clinical trial: the synbiotic food supplement Probiotical vs. placebo for acute gastroenteritis in children
    Y Vandenplas
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:862-7. 2011
    ..Some probiotic strains reduce the duration of acute diarrhoea. As a result of strain and product specificity, each product needs support by clinical data...
  16. doi request reprint Probiotics and functional gastrointestinal disorders in children
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel Kinderen, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 48:S107-9. 2009
    ....
  17. pmc Osteopathy may decrease obstructive apnea in infants: a pilot study
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Brussels, Belgium
    Osteopath Med Prim Care 2:8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test if osteopathy could influence the incidence of obstructive apnea during sleep in infants...
  18. ncbi request reprint Soy infant formula: is it that bad?
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 100:162-6. 2011
    ..Administration of pure isoflavones to animals causes decreased fertility, but clinically relevant adverse effects of SIF in infants are not reported...
  19. ncbi request reprint Safety and adequacy of an optimized formula for pediatric patients with cow's milk-sensitive enteropathy
    Y Vandenplas
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Kinderen, Brussels, Belgium
    Minerva Pediatr 62:339-45. 2010
    ..A formula (New Alfaré) was developed by a protein hydrolysis method that yields an amino acid profile that more closely resembles human milk compared to previous formulas, and contains nucleotides...
  20. doi request reprint Saccharomyces boulardii in childhood
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Kinderen Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeekl 101, 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 168:253-65. 2009
    ..Probiotics are live microorganisms which confer a health benefit on the host. Saccharomyces boulardii, a yeast, has been found to be an effective probiotic in double-blind placebo-controlled randomized clinical studies...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of cisapride on the corrected QT interval and QT dispersion in premature infants
    F Cools
    Academic Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 33:178-81. 2001
    ..This prospective study investigated the pharmacokinetics of cisapride and its effects on corrected QT interval (QTc) and QT dispersion in premature infants...
  22. ncbi request reprint PH monitoring in the distal and proximal esophagus in symptomatic infants
    A Arana
    Department of Pediatrics, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 32:259-64. 2001
    ..In the subgroup of patients with chronic respiratory disorders, more data are needed before conclusions can be determined and recommendations can be made...
  23. ncbi request reprint Variability of the 13C-acetate breath test for gastric emptying of liquids in healthy children
    B Hauser
    Department of Paediatrics, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:392-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the variability of the C-ABT for GE of liquids in healthy children using nondispersive infrared spectrometry (NDIRS)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Probiotics and prebiotics in pediatric diarrheal disorders
    Y Vandenplas
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, UZ Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:397-409. 2013
    ..Probiotic food supplements and medication are frequently used in the treatment of diarrheal disorders. This paper reviews the recent published evidence on these topics...
  25. ncbi request reprint The influence of the law on patient's rights on the practice of the Flemish paediatricians anno 2010
    M Deneyer
    UZ Brussel Kinderen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 112:297-301. 2012
    ..The new legal framework recommends the establishment of a true dialogue between physician and patient, and it assigns decisive priority to the adolescent rather than to the physician or his parents...
  26. ncbi request reprint Probiotics in infectious diarrhoea in children: are they indicated?
    Y Vandenplas
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel Junior, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 166:1211-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, selected strains of probiotics result in a statistically significant but clinically moderate benefit in shortening the duration of diarrhoea caused by acute infectious gastroenteritis...
  27. doi request reprint Baseline esophageal impedance according to different time intervals
    D Ummarino
    UZ Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Dis Esophagus 26:582-6. 2013
    ..Companies should develop software to calculate the mean BImp during the whole registration deleting all IE for the analysis...
  28. doi request reprint Hospital-related undernutrition in children: still an often unrecognized and undertreated problem
    K Huysentruyt
    Department of Paediatrics, UZ Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 102:e460-6. 2013
    ..To evaluate the nutritional status of hospitalized children in Belgian hospitals and to analyse the impact of undernutrition on the degree of weight loss and duration of hospitalization...
  29. ncbi request reprint Oligosaccharides in infant formula
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 101, Belgium
    Br J Nutr 87:S293-6. 2002
    ..But, prolonged breast-feeding should still be promoted with maximum effort...
  30. ncbi request reprint Electronic medical file exchange between on-duty care providers and the attending paediatrician: a Belgian paediatric pilot project
    M Deneyer
    Department of Paediatrics, Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel
    Acta Chir Belg 112:116-20. 2012
    ..PCF-EXEM could therefore be a model for other EU countries as well...
  31. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux, sleep pattern, apparent life threatening event and sudden infant death. The point of view of a gastro-enterologist
    Y Vandenplas
    AZ VUB, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 159:726-9. 2000
    ..In the supine position, infants do sleep shorter, have more rapid-eye-movement sleep and have more arousals than in the prone position...
  32. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in infants and children
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 15:593-603. 2000
    ..In life-threatening situations, or in patients that are resistant to or dependent on acid-suppressive medication, a surgical procedure such as laparascopic Nissen procedure should be considered...
  33. ncbi request reprint Esophageal pH monitoring data during chest physiotherapy
    Y Vandenplas
    Academisch Ziekenhuis Kinderen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 13:23-6. 1991
    ..We therefore propose restricting chest physiotherapy to fasting periods. These data add to the confusion that already exists regarding the possible causal relationship between (acid) GER and respiratory disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease in infants and children
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Can J Gastroenterol 14:26D-34D. 2000
    ..Treatment consists of prokinetics and/or acid suppressive drugs, and surgery should be considered in many of these patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cisapride plasma levels and corrected QT interval in infants undergoing routine polysomnography
    A Benatar
    Departments of Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatric Gastroenterology, Academic Hospital, Free University of Brussels, 101 Laarbeeklaan, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 33:41-6. 2001
    ..The clinical significance and risk of the increased QTc interval is unclear. Cisapride should be judiciously prescribed in infants younger than the age of 3 months and electrocardiography should be performed before and during therapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint The surgeon and the law on patient's rights for minors
    M Deneyer
    Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussel
    Acta Chir Belg 111:119-24. 2011
    ..Note: According to article 388 of the Belgian Civil Code a minor is a person, either male or female, who has not attained the age of 18 years...
  37. ncbi request reprint The attitude of Flemish paediatricians regarding informed consent of adolescents
    M Deneyer
    Departement of Paediatrics, UZ Brussel Kinderziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Acta Clin Belg 68:43-7. 2013
    ..This provision applies also for adolescent patients on condition that the physician considers the young patient as competent to autonomously participate in the decision making process...
  38. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection in children
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Zhonghua Min Guo Xiao Er Ke Yi Xue Hui Za Zhi 39:223-32. 1998
    ..Type I strains, but not Type II, are associated with an increased risk for duodenal ulcer and gastric cancer. Therefore, (future) screening tests (and vaccination) should focus on the Type I strains...
  39. ncbi request reprint Legislation and refusal of blood transfusion by a minor Jehovah-Witness in Belgium
    M Deneyer
    Department of Paediatrics, Universitair Kinderziekenhuis Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 111:355-9. 2011
    ..Therefore, a key responsibility has been assigned to the physician. A step-by-step plan and a synoptic diagram are presented...
  40. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection
    Y Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Academisch Ziekenhuis Kinderen, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr Taiwan 40:212-24. 1999
    ..The importance or clinical relevance of Helicobacter infection in asymptomatic individuals remains to be determined...
  41. ncbi request reprint The role of Helicobacter pylori in paediatrics
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 14:315-21. 2001
    ..Therefore, the present review of literature published during the past 2 years raises many questions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Variability of the 13C-octanoic acid breath test for gastric emptying of solids in healthy children
    B Hauser
    Department of Paediatrics, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1315-9. 2006
    ..To assess the intra-individual variability of the 13C-octanoic acid breath test using non-dispersive infrared spectrometry for gastric emptying of solids in healthy children...
  43. ncbi request reprint Improvement of the eradication rate of Helicobacter pylori gastritis in children is by adjunction of omeprazole to a dual antibiotherapy
    S Cadranel
    Queen Fabiola Children s Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 96:82-6. 2007
    ..pylori) gastritis in children by the adjunction of omeprazole (OAC) was studied...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of prebiotic galacto-oligosaccharide, long-chain fructo-oligosaccharide infant formula on serum cholesterol and triacylglycerol levels
    Philippe Alliet
    Department of Pediatrics, Virga Jesseziekenhuis, Hasselt, Belgium
    Nutrition 23:719-23. 2007
    ..Because the level of lcFOS in the infant milk is low, we hypothesized that there would be no differences between the formula groups...
  45. ncbi request reprint Management of ingested foreign bodies in childhood and review of the literature
    A Arana
    Academisch Ziekenhuis Kinderen, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 160:468-72. 2001
    ..The outcome of all patients was uneventful. CONCLUSION: Recommendations for management of children presenting with a history of suspected accidental ingestion of a foreign body for the community paediatrician are proposed...
  46. ncbi request reprint Disaccharidase activities in Belgian children: reference intervals and comparison with non-Belgian Caucasian children
    B Blomme
    Department of Clinical Biology, Academical Hospital, Free University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 92:806-10. 2003
    ..To establish reference values for disaccharidase activities in Belgian children and to compare enzyme activities with those of non-Belgian Caucasian children...
  47. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal pH monitoring in children: how is it perceived by the parents and does the technique change feeding and daily activity?
    A Arana
    Department of Paediatrics, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 92:1021-5. 2003
    ..To determine whether oesophageal pH monitoring in infants induces changes in daily activity and feeding, and with the help of a questionnaire to evaluate how parents perceive pH monitoring...
  48. ncbi request reprint A classification of end-of-life decisions in neonates and infants
    V Provoost
    Department of Medical Sociology, Free University of Brussels VUB, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 93:301-5. 2004
    ..Such data could throw light on the poorly documented aspects of medical practice regarding these end-of-life decisions (ELDs). In this article a classification of ELDs is developed...
  49. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux: medical treatment
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Academic Hospital V U B, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:S41-2. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint When should we use partially hydrolysed formulae for frequent gastrointestinal symptoms and allergy prevention?
    Y Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 103:689-95. 2014
    ..Partially whey HF, fortified with prebiotics and/or probiotics, with high levels of sn-2 palmitate in the fat blend or without palm oil, provide some benefit in functional constipation...
  51. ncbi request reprint Extensive protein hydrolysate formula effectively reduces regurgitation in infants with positive and negative challenge tests for cow's milk allergy
    Y Vandenplas
    Department of Paediatrics, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 103:e243-50. 2014
    ..We explored whether a thickened or nonthickened version was best for infants with suspected CMPA, which commonly causes regurgitation/vomiting...
  52. doi request reprint Effects of domperidone on QTc interval in infants
    M C Vieira
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hospital Pequeno Príncipe Pontifical University of Paraná PUCPR, Curitiba, Brazil
    Acta Paediatr 101:494-6. 2012
    ..To prospectively evaluate the effects of oral domperidone on the QTc interval in infants...
  53. ncbi request reprint Current pharmacological treatment of gastroparesis
    Y Vandenplas
    Academic Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, VUB, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:2251-4. 2004
    ..Gastric electrical stimulation seems the most promising therapeutic option available at present...
  54. ncbi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux and cow milk allergy: is there a link?
    Silvia Salvatore
    Pediatrics, Clinica Pediatrica di Varese, Universita dell Insubria, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatrics 110:972-84. 2002
    ..This article reviews the main features of GER and CMA, focusing on the aspects in common and the discrepancies between both conditions...
  55. doi request reprint Pediatric gastroesophageal reflux clinical practice guidelines: joint recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) and the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, a
    Yvan Vandenplas
    UZ Brussel Kinderen, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:498-547. 2009
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Whole body bone mineral content is similar at discharge from the hospital in premature infants receiving fortified breast milk or preterm formula
    Jean De Schepper
    Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Akademisch Ziekenhuis Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:230-4. 2005
    ..Prematurely born infants, especially those with very low birth weight (<1500 g) are at risk for metabolic bone disease...
  57. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: oesophageal impedance versus pH monitoring
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 96:956-62. 2007
    ..The high cost of the material and the investment in time necessary for interpretation of the recording, remains a handicap. It is mandatory, despite ethical difficulties, to obtain normal ranges for intraluminal impedance monitoring...
  58. ncbi request reprint Will esophageal impedance replace pH monitoring?
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Pediatrics, Academisch Ziekenhuis Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatrics 119:118-22. 2007
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint QT interval in normal infants during sleep with concurrent evaluation of QT correction formulae
    Avram Benatar
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Academic Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Med Sci Monit 8:CR351-6. 2002
    ..We set out to establish the QT-RR relationship in infants during sleep and concurrently test the performance of four QT correction formulae to determine their comparability and clinical utility...
  60. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal pH monitoring and reflux oesophagitis in irritable infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Paediatrics, Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 163:300-4. 2004
    ..0% or more was 69.2 and 35.3, respectively. There was not a reflux index which could be related to a clinically useful sensitivity and specificity to predict oesophagitis...
  61. ncbi request reprint Multiple-step polyclonal versus one-step monoclonal enzyme immunoassay in the detection of Helicobacter pylori antigen in the stools of children
    Bruno Hauser
    Unit of Paediatric Gastroenterology, AZ VUB, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 95:297-301. 2006
    ..Evaluation of a polyclonal and a monoclonal Helicobacter pylori stool antigen test (HpSAT) for the detection of Helicobacter pylori (HP) infection in children...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in children: focus on safety
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 1:355-64. 2002
    ..Therefore, the therapeutic approach of GOR disease in infants and children needs to be well-balanced, considering therapeutic efficacy and side effects. This review will focus on the side effects of the different therapeutic options...
  63. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis and management of gastro-oesophageal reflux in infants
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Academisch Ziekenhuis Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Early Hum Dev 81:1011-24. 2005
    ..Long-term side-effects such as the nutritional consequence of therapeutic management have been insufficiently studied, especially for the acid-reducing molecules...
  64. ncbi request reprint Glass and antimony electrodes for oesophageal pH monitoring in distressed infants: how different are they?
    Yvan Vandenplas
    Department of Paediatrics, Academic Children s Hospital, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1325-30. 2004
    ..Therefore, we tested the accuracy of both electrodes in the prediction of oesophagitis...
  65. doi request reprint Knowledge of Flemish paediatricians about children's oral health--results of a survey
    Peter Bottenberg
    Department of Restorative Dentistry COPR, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Paediatr 97:959-63. 2008
    ..To examine the knowledge paediatricians have about oral health in children...