Katrien Beeckman

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Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants of late initiation of prenatal care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Matern Child Health J 15:1067-75. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Predictive social factors in relation to preterm birth in a metropolitan region
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:787-92. 2009
  3. pmc Determinants of the number of antenatal visits in a metropolitan region
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 10:527. 2010
  4. pmc The development and application of a new tool to assess the adequacy of the content and timing of antenatal care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:213. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Content and timing of antenatal care: predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants of antenatal care trajectories
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 23:67-73. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between antenatal care and preterm birth: the importance of content of care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 23:366-71. 2013

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants of late initiation of prenatal care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Matern Child Health J 15:1067-75. 2011
    ..Future research is needed to examine whether these determinants are associated with initiation of care only or whether they play a role in the pregnancy follow-up as well...
  2. doi request reprint Predictive social factors in relation to preterm birth in a metropolitan region
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:787-92. 2009
    ..Apart from medical risk factors, social factors are also associated with preterm birth. This study aims to provide knowledge on factors which have a predictive role in relation to preterm birth...
  3. pmc Determinants of the number of antenatal visits in a metropolitan region
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 10:527. 2010
    ..This study aims to provide insight into the dynamics of the number of antenatal visits a woman receives. Independent effects of predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants are examined...
  4. pmc The development and application of a new tool to assess the adequacy of the content and timing of antenatal care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:213. 2011
    ..Current measures of antenatal care use are limited to initiation of care and number of visits. This study aimed to describe the development and application of a tool to assess the adequacy of the content and timing of antenatal care...
  5. doi request reprint Content and timing of antenatal care: predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants of antenatal care trajectories
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije University Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 23:67-73. 2013
    ..This study aims to provide information about the importance of predisposing, enabling and pregnancy-related determinants on the received content and timing of antenatal care...
  6. doi request reprint The relationship between antenatal care and preterm birth: the importance of content of care
    Katrien Beeckman
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Public Health 23:366-71. 2013
    ..This article presents an analysis of the relation between specific elements of antenatal care and the risk of preterm birth compared with considering the number of visits only...