Johan Denollet

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Publications

  1. pmc Age-related differences in the effect of psychological distress on mortality: Type D personality in younger versus older patients with cardiac arrhythmias
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Biomed Res Int 2013:246035. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of social inhibition and negative affectivity for cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with coronary artery disease: the type D personality construct
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 75:873-81. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Cognitive-affective symptoms of depression after myocardial infarction: different prognostic importance across age groups
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 75:701-8. 2013
  4. pmc The validity of the Type D construct and its assessment in Taiwan
    Chia Ying Weng
    Department of Psychology, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 13:46. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Association of type D personality with unhealthy lifestyle, and estimated risk of coronary events in the general Icelandic population
    Erla Svansdottir
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:322-30. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Impact of peripheral arterial disease on health status: a comparison with chronic heart failure
    Kim G Smolderen
    Department of Medical Psychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 50:1391-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Type D personality mediates the relationship between remembered parenting and perceived health
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 51:216-24. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Type D personality predicts clinical events after myocardial infarction, above and beyond disease severity and depression
    Elisabeth J Martens
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:778-83. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Type-D personality but not depression predicts severity of anxiety in heart failure patients at 1-year follow-up
    Angelique A Schiffer
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 106:73-81. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Younger women with symptomatic peripheral arterial disease are at increased risk of depressive symptoms
    Kim G Smolderen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 52:637-44. 2010

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Publications93

  1. pmc Age-related differences in the effect of psychological distress on mortality: Type D personality in younger versus older patients with cardiac arrhythmias
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Biomed Res Int 2013:246035. 2013
    ..This study sought to test the hypothesis that Type D (distressed) personality contributes to an increased mortality risk following implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) treatment in younger patients but not in older patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of social inhibition and negative affectivity for cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with coronary artery disease: the type D personality construct
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 75:873-81. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Cognitive-affective symptoms of depression after myocardial infarction: different prognostic importance across age groups
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 75:701-8. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc The validity of the Type D construct and its assessment in Taiwan
    Chia Ying Weng
    Department of Psychology, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan
    BMC Psychiatry 13:46. 2013
    ..Little is known about Type D in non-Western cultures. We examined the validity of this construct and its assessment in Taiwanese patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) and adults from the general population...
  5. doi request reprint Association of type D personality with unhealthy lifestyle, and estimated risk of coronary events in the general Icelandic population
    Erla Svansdottir
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:322-30. 2013
    ..We examined whether Type D was associated with coronary artery disease (CAD) risk factors, estimated risk of developing CAD, and previous cardiac events...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of peripheral arterial disease on health status: a comparison with chronic heart failure
    Kim G Smolderen
    Department of Medical Psychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 50:1391-8. 2009
    ..As a secondary aim, we studied clinical and socio-demographic correlates of health status in both conditions...
  7. doi request reprint Type D personality mediates the relationship between remembered parenting and perceived health
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 51:216-24. 2010
    ..Type D personality (a joint tendency to experience negative emotions and inhibit self-expression) has been associated with adverse outcomes across cardiovascular diseases, but little is known about its association with remembered parenting...
  8. doi request reprint Type D personality predicts clinical events after myocardial infarction, above and beyond disease severity and depression
    Elisabeth J Martens
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:778-83. 2010
    ..To explore the differential effect of Type D on early (< or = 6 months) versus late (> 6 months) events separately...
  9. ncbi request reprint Type-D personality but not depression predicts severity of anxiety in heart failure patients at 1-year follow-up
    Angelique A Schiffer
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 106:73-81. 2008
    ..However, anxiety and its determinants have not yet been studied systematically in CHF. We examined whether type-D personality and depressive symptoms would predict clinically significant anxiety at 1-year follow-up...
  10. doi request reprint Younger women with symptomatic peripheral arterial disease are at increased risk of depressive symptoms
    Kim G Smolderen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 52:637-44. 2010
    ..Therefore, we compared depressive symptoms at the time of PAD diagnosis and 6 months later by gender and age in PAD patients...
  11. doi request reprint Psychological distress and mortality in systolic heart failure
    Aline J Pelle
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Circ Heart Fail 3:261-7. 2010
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether these indicators of psychological distress are associated with mortality in chronic heart failure...
  12. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in peripheral arterial disease: a follow-up study on prevalence, stability, and risk factors
    Kim G E Smolderen
    CoRPS, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 110:27-35. 2008
    ..We examined the clinical correlates and 18-month course of depressive symptoms in PAD patients...
  13. pmc The relationship between Type D personality, affective symptoms and hemoglobin levels in chronic heart failure
    Nina Kupper
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Tilburg University, and Department of Cardiology, TweeSteden Hospital, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e58370. 2013
    ..Therefore, psychological distress characterized by such alterations may adversely affect hemoglobin in HF. The association between hemoglobin and Type D personality and affective symptomatology in the context of HF is poorly understood...
  14. pmc Anhedonia is associated with poor health status and more somatic and cognitive symptoms in patients with coronary artery disease
    Aline J Pelle
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:643-51. 2011
    ..This study examined whether anhedonia (i.e. the lack of positive affect) moderated the effectiveness of CR on health status and somatic and cognitive symptoms...
  15. doi request reprint Type D (distressed) personality in primary care patients with type 2 diabetes: validation and clinical correlates of the DS14 assessment
    Giesje Nefs
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 72:251-7. 2012
    ..This study examined the validity and clinical correlates of the Type D construct as assessed by the Type D Scale-14 (DS14) in type 2 diabetes patients...
  16. doi request reprint Anxiety and risk of ventricular arrhythmias or mortality in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Mirela Habibović
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 75:36-41. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate whether anxiety is predictive of ventricular arrhythmias and all-cause mortality 1 year post ICD implantation...
  17. doi request reprint Course of anxiety symptoms over an 18-month period in exhausted patients post percutaneous coronary intervention
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 70:349-55. 2008
    ..We examined the different courses of anxiety over an 18-month period in patients post percutaneous coronary prevention (PCI) and the predictors of group membership of these courses...
  18. doi request reprint Poor perceived social support in implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) patients and their partners: cross-validation of the multidimensional scale of perceived social support
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 50:461-7. 2009
    ..Social support is a known buffer of psychological distress and has also been shown to influence adverse medical outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Type-D personality and ankle brachial index as predictors of impaired quality of life and depressive symptoms in peripheral arterial disease
    Annelies E Aquarius
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Arch Surg 142:662-7. 2007
    ..Disease severity indices, including the ankle brachial index, are only partially associated with these outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Positive affect dimensions and their association with inflammatory biomarkers in patients with chronic heart failure
    Corline Brouwers
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychol 92:220-6. 2013
    ..In cardiac patients positive affect has found to be associated with improved clinical outcomes, with reduced inflammation being one of the potential mechanisms responsible...
  21. doi request reprint Association between type D personality, depression, and oxidative stress in patients with chronic heart failure
    Nina Kupper
    Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 71:973-80. 2009
    ..Because patients with CHF are characterized by increased oxidative stress, this may be a candidate mechanism responsible for the adverse prognosis in emotionally distressed patients with CHF...
  22. pmc Validity of Type D personality in Iceland: association with disease severity and risk markers in cardiac patients
    Erla Svansdottir
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 35:155-66. 2012
    ..Type D is a valid personality construct in Iceland, and is associated with health-related risk markers, but not cardiac disease severity...
  23. ncbi request reprint The distressed (type D) personality is independently associated with impaired health status and increased depressive symptoms in chronic heart failure
    Angelique A Schiffer
    Department of Psychology and Health, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:341-6. 2005
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to assess whether Type D personality is associated with impaired health status and increased depressive symptoms in heart failure patients, independent of disease characteristics...
  24. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress 18 months following cardioverter defibrillator implantation: shocks, anxiety, and personality
    Mirela Habibović
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 31:186-93. 2012
    ..We examined the prevalence and predictors (clinical variables, personality, and anxiety) of PTSD in ICD patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vital exhaustion in chronic heart failure: symptom profiles and clinical outcome
    Otto R F Smith
    Center on Research for Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 66:195-201. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Somatosensory amplification mediates sex differences in psychological distress among cardioverter-defibrillator patients
    Henneke Versteeg
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University
    Health Psychol 29:477-83. 2010
    ..Design: Consecutive ICD patients (N = 241; 33% women) participating in the Living with an Implanted Cardioverter-Defibrillator Study, completed a set of psychological questionnaires...
  27. doi request reprint Prognostic association of anxiety post myocardial infarction with mortality and new cardiac events: a meta-analysis
    Annelieke M Roest
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 72:563-9. 2010
    ..To assess the association of anxiety after myocardial infarction (MI) with cardiac prognosis...
  28. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the Balanced Index of Psychological Mindedness (BIPM)
    Ivan Nyklicek
    Centre of Research on Psychology in Somatic Disease CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Psychol Assess 21:32-44. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Fatigue, depressive symptoms, and hopelessness as predictors of adverse clinical events following percutaneous coronary intervention with paclitaxel-eluting stents
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 62:455-61. 2007
    ..We investigated the relative effects of fatigue, depressive symptoms, and hopelessness on prognosis at 2-year follow-up in percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) patients...
  30. doi request reprint Positive affect and survival in patients with stable coronary heart disease: findings from the Heart and Soul Study
    Petra W Hoen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:716-22. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between positive affect and mortality in patients with stable coronary heart disease and to determine biological and behavioral factors that might explain this association...
  31. doi request reprint Somatic depression predicts mortality in chronic heart failure: can this be explained by covarying symptoms of fatigue?
    Otto R F Smith
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 74:459-63. 2012
    ..We therefore examined the contribution of fatigue to the association between somatic depression and increased risk of mortality in patients with CHF...
  32. doi request reprint Risk of chronic anxiety in implantable defibrillator patients: a multi-center study
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 147:420-3. 2011
    ..In a multi-center, prospective study, we examined 1) the prevalence of chronic anxiety (i.e., patients anxious at implantation and 12 months), and 2) predictors of chronic anxiety...
  33. doi request reprint Type D (distressed) personality is associated with poor quality of life and mental health among 3080 cancer survivors
    Floortje Mols
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 136:26-34. 2012
    ..This study assessed the association between Type D personality (the conjoint effect of negative affectivity and social inhibition) and quality of life (QoL) and mental health of cancer survivors up to 10 years post-diagnosis...
  34. doi request reprint Symptoms of fatigue and depression in ischemic heart disease are driven by personality characteristics rather than disease stage: a comparison of CAD and CHF patients
    Otto R F Smith
    CoRPS Center of Research for Psychology on Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:583-8. 2008
    ..We examined (i) the effect of both the IHD stage and type-D personality on fatigue and depressive symptoms at 12-month follow-up, and (ii) whether the effect of type-D personality on these symptoms is moderated by IHD stage...
  35. ncbi request reprint Type D personality and patient-perceived health in nonsignificant coronary artery disease: the TWeesteden mIld STenosis (TWIST) study
    Paula M C Mommersteeg
    Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, CoRPS, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 22:2041-50. 2013
    ..Psychosocial factors, such as Type D personality, are risk factors for established coronary artery disease (CAD), but are unknown for patients with non-obstructive CAD...
  36. doi request reprint Depression is independently associated with 7-year mortality in patients treated with percutaneous coronary intervention: results from the RESEARCH registry
    Nikki L Damen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:2496-501. 2013
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms in outpatients with heart failure: importance of inflammatory biomarkers, disease severity and personality
    Corline Brouwers
    a Department of Medical Psychology and Clinical Psychology, CoRPS Center of Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health 29:564-82. 2014
    ..Hence, the goal is to examine the relative importance of inflammation, disease severity and personality as predictors of depression in HF patients...
  38. doi request reprint The association between Type D personality and illness perceptions in colorectal cancer survivors: a study from the population-based PROFILES registry
    Floortje Mols
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 73:232-9. 2012
    ..To examine the association between Type D personality and illness perceptions among colorectal cancer survivors 1-10years post-diagnosis...
  39. doi request reprint Shocks, personality, and anxiety in patients with an implantable defibrillator
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:850-7. 2008
    ..Our aim was to examine the determinants of self-reported and interviewer-rated anxiety following implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implantation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of perceived emotional and physical distress in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Krista C van den Broek
    Department of Medical Psychology, CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 21:149-59. 2014
    ..Little is known about the course of emotional and physical distress in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD)...
  41. pmc Managing co-morbid depression and anxiety in primary care patients with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Antoinette M Pommer
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Tilburg University, Warandelaan, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Trials 13:6. 2012
    ..Currently, only a few studies have tested new clinical approaches that could improve the treatment of co-morbid depression and anxiety in these groups of patients...
  42. doi request reprint Type D personality and course of health status over 18 months in outpatients with heart failure: multiple mediating inflammatory biomarkers
    Paula M C Mommersteeg
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Behav Immun 26:301-10. 2012
    ..We tested whether multiple inflammatory biomarkers mediated the association between Type D personality and the course of self-reported HS over 18 months...
  43. doi request reprint Type D personality and health status in cardiovascular disease populations: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Henneke Versteeg
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 19:1373-80. 2012
    ..Clinicians should be aware of the association between chronic psychological distress and poor patient-reported outcomes...
  44. ncbi request reprint Type-D personality is a stable taxonomy in post-MI patients over an 18-month period
    Elisabeth J Martens
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 63:545-50. 2007
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Type D personality and cardiac mortality in patients with chronic heart failure
    Angelique A Schiffer
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 142:230-5. 2010
    ..Therefore, we examined the prognostic value of Type D personality (tendency to experience negative feelings and inhibit self-expression) in CHF patients...
  46. pmc Distinct trajectories of fatigue in chronic heart failure and their association with prognosis
    Otto R F Smith
    Department of Medical Psychology, CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:841-8. 2010
    ..To identify distinct trajectories of fatigue over a 12-month period and to examine their impact on mortality in chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  47. doi request reprint Type D personality is associated with increased comorbidity burden and health care utilization among 3080 cancer survivors
    Floortje Mols
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:352-9. 2012
    ..In this study, we examined whether type D was also related to comorbidity burden and health care utilization among cancer survivors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Poor health-related quality of life in patients with peripheral arterial disease: type D personality and severity of peripheral arterial disease as independent predictors
    Annelies E Aquarius
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 46:507-12. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of PAD severity, invasive treatment, and type D personality, defined as tendencies to experience negative emotions and be socially inhibited, on HRQOL in a 1-year follow-up study...
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparing Type D personality and older age as correlates of tumor necrosis factor-alpha dysregulation in chronic heart failure
    Johan Denollet
    CoRPS Centre of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Brain Behav Immun 22:736-43. 2008
    ..Hence, Type D personality was associated with increased TNF-alpha activity. This disease-promoting effect of Type D matched the pro-inflammatory effect of ageing...
  50. doi request reprint Satisfaction with information provision in cancer patients and the moderating effect of Type D personality
    Olga Husson
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 22:2124-32. 2013
    ..We examined the effect of the personality traits negative affectivity and social inhibition, and their combined effect (Type D personality) on satisfaction with received information...
  51. doi request reprint Self-reported symptoms on questionnaires and anatomic lesions on duplex ultrasound examinations in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Moniek van Zitteren
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Vasc Surg 55:1025-1034.e2. 2012
    ..Knowing which patient characteristics, exertional leg symptoms, and cardiovascular risk profile accompany the anatomic lesion location may facilitate a more tailor-made management of PAD...
  52. ncbi request reprint Risk of ventricular arrhythmia after implantable defibrillator treatment in anxious type D patients
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:531-7. 2009
    ..We sought to examine the combination of adverse psychological factors (anxiety, depression, and distressed or Type D personality) as a predictor of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs)...
  53. doi request reprint Type D personality and depressive symptoms are independent predictors of impaired health status in chronic heart failure
    Angelique A Schiffer
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:802-10. 2008
    ..To examine whether Type D personality exerts a stable, independent effect on health status in CHF over time, adjusted for depressive symptoms...
  54. doi request reprint The Patient Reported Outcomes Following Initial treatment and Long term Evaluation of Survivorship registry: scope, rationale and design of an infrastructure for the study of physical and psychosocial outcomes in cancer survivorship cohorts
    Lonneke V van de Poll-Franse
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, and Department of Surgery, St Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 47:2188-94. 2011
    ..Raw data from the PROFILES registry will be available for non-commercial scientific research, subject to study question, privacy and confidentiality restrictions, and registration (www.profilesregistry.nl)...
  55. doi request reprint Type D personality and mortality in peripheral arterial disease: a pilot study
    Annelies E Aquarius
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Arch Surg 144:728-33. 2009
    ..Information about the effects of psychological traits on prognosis is lacking in cases of peripheral arterial disease (PAD)...
  56. pmc Preliminary evidence for the cross-cultural utility of the type D personality construct in the Ukraine
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 16:108-15. 2009
    ..Type D personality is a risk indicator in cardiac patients. The validity and reliability of the Type D Scale (DS14) have been confirmed in Western Europe but not outside this context...
  57. pmc Depression and risk of mortality in people with diabetes mellitus: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Fleur E P van Dooren
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e57058. 2013
    ..To examine the association between depression and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in people with diabetes by systematically reviewing the literature and carrying out a meta-analysis of relevant longitudinal studies...
  58. pmc Rationale and design of WEBCARE: a randomized, controlled, web-based behavioral intervention trial in cardioverter-defibrillator patients to reduce anxiety and device concerns and enhance quality of life
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Trials 10:120. 2009
    ..We present the rationale and study design of the WEB-based distress management program for implantable CARdioverter dEfibrillator patients (WEBCARE) trial...
  59. ncbi request reprint Anger, suppressed anger, and risk of adverse events in patients with coronary artery disease
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 105:1555-60. 2010
    ..In conclusion, patients with CAD who suppress their anger were at increased risk of adverse cardiac events, and this was accounted for by individual differences in Type D personality...
  60. doi request reprint Clustering of psychosocial risk factors enhances the risk of depressive symptoms 12-months post percutaneous coronary intervention
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 15:203-9. 2008
    ..We examined the impact of clustering (i.e. type D personality and anxiety) on depressive symptoms 12 months post percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  61. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of distressed (Type D) personality and shocks in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Johan Denollet
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:2705-9. 2013
    ..Clinical trials have shown the benefit of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) treatment. In this study, we examined the importance of chronic psychological distress and device shocks among ICD patients seen in clinical practice...
  62. ncbi request reprint Type D personality and depressive symptoms are independent predictors of impaired health status in chronic heart failure
    Angelique A Schiffer
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:922-30. 2008
    ..To examine whether Type D personality exerts a stable, independent effect on health status in CHF over time, adjusted for depressive symptoms...
  63. doi request reprint Patient-rated changes in fatigue over a 12-month period predict poor outcome in chronic heart failure
    Otto R F Smith
    Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 11:400-5. 2009
    ..Little is known about the factors that are associated with changes in fatigue in chronic heart failure (CHF). Moreover, it is unclear whether these changes have prognostic impact. The aim of this study was to examine these issues...
  64. pmc Personality, psychological stress, and self-reported influenza symptomatology
    Kim G E Smolderen
    CoRPS Centre of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 7:339. 2007
    ..This prospective study re-evaluated the predictive value of perceived stress for self-reported ILI. We additionally explored the role of the negative affectivity and social inhibition traits...
  65. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of type D personality in predicting five-year cardiac events above and beyond concurrent symptoms of stress in patients with coronary heart disease
    Johan Denollet
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Disease, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 97:970-3. 2006
    ..Type D reflects more than temporary changes in general stress level because it predicted cardiac events after controlling for concurrent symptoms of stress...
  66. ncbi request reprint Heritability of type-D personality
    Nina Kupper
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosom Med 69:675-81. 2007
    ..Type-D personality independently predicts poor prognosis in patients with cardiovascular disease. However, no previous study has determined the heritability of type-D personality...
  67. doi request reprint How are depression and type D personality associated with outcomes in chronic heart failure patients?
    Jos Widdershoven
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, P O Box 90153, 5000LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 10:244-53. 2013
    ..Furthermore, it is advised that clinicians address the observed differences in self-care behaviours to improve health in CHF patients with depression or Type D personality. ..
  68. doi request reprint Type D personality and cardiovascular function in daily life of people without documented cardiovascular disease
    Ivan Nyklicek
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic disease, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychophysiol 80:139-42. 2011
    ..65, p =.06, η(2) = .04). In conclusion, Type D personality generally does not seem to be associated with unfavorable cardiovascular function in daily life of people without any documented cardiovascular disease...
  69. doi request reprint Type D assessment in patients with chronic heart failure and peripheral arterial disease: evaluation of the experimental DS(3) scale using item response theory
    Wilco H M Emons
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
    J Pers Assess 94:210-9. 2012
    ..It has high reliability, and Type D personality classification based on this scale corresponds well with the current standard Type D assessment based on the DS14...
  70. doi request reprint Usefulness of Type D personality and kidney dysfunction as predictors of interpatient variability in inflammatory activation in chronic heart failure
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 103:399-404. 2009
    ....
  71. pmc Brief depression screening with the PHQ-2 associated with prognosis following percutaneous coronary intervention with paclitaxel-eluting stenting
    Susanne S Pedersen
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1037-42. 2009
    ..Depression is associated with adverse prognosis in cardiac patients, warranting the availability of brief and valid instruments to identify depressed patients in clinical practice...
  72. pmc Selection bias in a study of implantable defibrillator patients: the role of Type D personality
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 18:65-70. 2011
    ..Selection bias constitutes a major issue in research using volunteers as study participants...
  73. pmc The association of cognitive and somatic depressive symptoms with depression recognition and outcomes after myocardial infarction
    Kim G Smolderen
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:328-37. 2009
    ..The association of different manifestations of depression, somatic and cognitive, with depression recognition and long-term prognosis is poorly understood...
  74. ncbi request reprint Inadequate consultation behavior modulates the relationship between type D personality and impaired health status in chronic heart failure
    Aline J Pelle
    CoRPS, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 142:65-71. 2010
    ..In this study we examined the relationship between Type D personality, impaired disease-specific health status, and inadequate consultation behavior...
  75. ncbi request reprint Negative affectivity and social inhibition in cardiovascular disease: evaluating type-D personality and its assessment using item response theory
    Wilco H M Emons
    Department of Methodology and Statistics, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 63:27-39. 2007
    ....
  76. doi request reprint Emotional distress, positive affect, and mortality in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 165:327-32. 2013
    ..Our aim was to examine the predictive value of general negative and positive affect, and depressive symptoms (including its components somatic symptoms and cognitive-affective symptoms) for mortality...
  77. pmc Patient-rated health status predicts prognosis following percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stenting
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Department of Medical Psychology, CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Room P506, PO Box 90153, 5000, Tilburg, LE, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:559-67. 2011
    ..In patients treated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with the paclitaxel-eluting stent, we examined whether patient-rated health status predicts adverse clinical events...
  78. doi request reprint Monitoring device acceptance in implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients using the Florida Patient Acceptance Survey
    Henneke Versteeg
    Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:283-93. 2012
    ..We examined the validity and reliability of the Florida Patient Acceptance Scale (FPAS) and identified correlates of device acceptance in a Dutch cohort of ICD patients...
  79. doi request reprint Co-occurrence of diabetes and hopelessness predicts adverse prognosis following percutaneous coronary intervention
    Susanne S Pedersen
    Department of Medical Psychology, CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Room P506, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 32:294-301. 2009
    ..These findings testify to the importance of identifying patients with co-occurring risk factors, as they likely require special management in clinical practice in addition to standard medical treatment...
  80. doi request reprint Anxiety predicts poor perceived health in patients with an implantable defibrillator
    Krista C van den Broek
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Psychosomatics 50:483-92. 2009
    ..Implantation with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) may cause psychological problems, including anxiety...
  81. pmc Beyond Type D personality: reduced positive affect (anhedonia) predicts impaired health status in chronic heart failure
    Aline J Pelle
    Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 18:689-98. 2009
    ..Type D personality has been associated with impaired health status in chronic heart failure (CHF), but other psychological factors may also be important...
  82. ncbi request reprint Anxiety predicted premature all-cause and cardiovascular death in a 10-year follow-up of middle-aged women
    Johan Denollet
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:452-6. 2009
    ..Research on emotional distress and mortality has largely focused on depression in men and in elderly populations. We examined the relation between anxiety and mortality in women at midlife, adjusting for depression...
  83. doi request reprint Anxiety and risk of incident coronary heart disease: a meta-analysis
    Annelieke M Roest
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:38-46. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the association between anxiety and risk of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  84. doi request reprint Type D personality and vulnerability to adverse outcomes in heart disease
    Johan Denollet
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Cleve Clin J Med 78:S13-9. 2011
    ..The DS14 is a brief, well-validated measure of type D that could be incorporated into clinical research and practice to identify high-risk patients...
  85. doi request reprint Gender disparities in psychological distress and quality of life among patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Corline Brouwers
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:798-803. 2011
    ..Due to a need to explore the complexity of this issue further, at this time, caution is warranted with respect to the clinical implications...
  86. doi request reprint Patient-reported outcomes in left ventricular assist device therapy: a systematic review and recommendations for clinical research and practice
    Corline Brouwers
    Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, CoRPS, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Circ Heart Fail 4:714-23. 2011
    ..In this systematic review, we provide an overview of available evidence on the impact of LVAD therapy on PROs and discuss recommendations for clinical research and practice...
  87. doi request reprint Type D personality, depressive symptoms and work-related health outcomes
    Paula M C Mommersteeg
    Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Warandelaan 2, PO Box 90153, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Scand J Public Health 40:35-42. 2012
    ..The mediating role of depressive symptoms on this relation was assessed because Type D represents a vulnerability factor for depression...
  88. pmc Type D personality is associated with impaired psychological status and unhealthy lifestyle in Icelandic cardiac patients: a cross-sectional study
    Erla Svansdottir
    CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Tilburg University, 5000 LE Tilburg, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:42. 2012
    ....
  89. pmc Investigating a TELEmedicine solution to improve MEDication adherence in chronic Heart Failure (TELEMED-HF): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Dionne Kessing
    Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases CoRPS, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Trials 12:227. 2011
    ....
  90. doi request reprint Cross-cultural analysis of type D (distressed) personality in 6222 patients with ischemic heart disease: a study from the International HeartQoL Project
    Nina Kupper
    Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 166:327-33. 2013
    ..However, potential cross-cultural differences in Type D have not been examined yet in a direct comparison of countries...
  91. pmc Type D personality, temperament, and mental health in military personnel awaiting deployment
    Paula M C Mommersteeg
    CoRPS, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 18:131-8. 2011
    ..Therefore, validation of the Type D construct in healthy adults remains essential...
  92. doi request reprint The role of negative affectivity and social inhibition in perceiving social threat: an fMRI study
    Mariska Esther Kret
    Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychologia 49:1187-93. 2011
    ..Our findings demonstrate effects of personality traits on the neural coding of threatening signals...
  93. pmc Effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction on distressed (type D) personality traits: a randomized controlled trial
    Ivan Nyklicek
    CoRPS, Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic disease, Department of Medical Psychology, Tilburg University, Postbox 90153, 5000 LE, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 36:361-70. 2013
    ..These effects were mediated by change in self-reported mindfulness. In conclusion, MBSR may reduce characteristics of the distressed personality type, likely through the mechanism of increased mindfulness. ..