Trijn Israels

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and toxicity of SIOP preoperative chemotherapy in Malawian children with a Wilms tumour
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:636-41. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional status at admission of children with cancer in Malawi
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:626-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemotherapy for patients with Wilms tumor in Malawi is feasible and efficacious
    Trijn Israëls
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:584-9. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Malnutrition and neutropenia in children treated for Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:47-52. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The guardians' perspective on paediatric cancer treatment in Malawi and factors affecting adherence
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:639-42. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of children with a Wilms tumor in Malawi, sub-Saharan Africa
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:606-10. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute malnutrition is common in Malawian patients with a Wilms tumour: A role for peanut butter
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:1221-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint SIOP PODC: clinical guidelines for the management of children with Wilms tumour in a low income setting
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:5-11. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in children: an open randomised trial of vincristine, oral etoposide and a combination of vincristine and bleomycin
    George Chagaluka
    Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Eur J Cancer 50:1472-81. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Wilms tumour in Malawi: surgical staging to stratify postoperative chemotherapy?
    Eric Borgstein
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:2180-4. 2014

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and toxicity of SIOP preoperative chemotherapy in Malawian children with a Wilms tumour
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 59:636-41. 2012
    ..In Malawi, preoperative chemotherapy for Wilms tumour is a logical strategy, but detailed information on toxicity and efficacy in such a resource limited setting has been unavailable...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nutritional status at admission of children with cancer in Malawi
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:626-8. 2008
    ..Therefore it would be expected that many children with cancer are malnourished at admission. Malnutrition is associated with more severe chemotherapy toxicity and infectious complications...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative chemotherapy for patients with Wilms tumor in Malawi is feasible and efficacious
    Trijn Israëls
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:584-9. 2009
    ..Malawi is a country with very limited resources. We studied the feasibility, toxicity and efficacy of preoperative chemotherapy for Wilms tumor in Malawian children...
  4. ncbi request reprint Malnutrition and neutropenia in children treated for Burkitt lymphoma in Malawi
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:47-52. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence and outcome of febrile neutropenia during this treatment and the association with malnutrition at diagnosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint The guardians' perspective on paediatric cancer treatment in Malawi and factors affecting adherence
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:639-42. 2008
    ..Abandonment of paediatric cancer treatment is a common problem in developing countries. Little is known about the guardians' perspective on cancer treatment in these countries, especially the factors that affect adherence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of children with a Wilms tumor in Malawi, sub-Saharan Africa
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 34:606-10. 2012
    ..Improved supportive care and nutritional support and possibly less intense preoperative chemotherapy are needed to reduce treatment-related deaths...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute malnutrition is common in Malawian patients with a Wilms tumour: A role for peanut butter
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 53:1221-6. 2009
    ..Children with cancer in resource limited countries are often malnourished at diagnosis. Acute malnutrition is associated with more infectious complications and an increased risk of morbidity and mortality in major surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint SIOP PODC: clinical guidelines for the management of children with Wilms tumour in a low income setting
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:5-11. 2013
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  9. ncbi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma in children: an open randomised trial of vincristine, oral etoposide and a combination of vincristine and bleomycin
    George Chagaluka
    Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi
    Eur J Cancer 50:1472-81. 2014
    ..Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) is a common childhood cancer in places where HIV is endemic and access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) is delayed. Despite this there are no randomised trials to compare and assess chemotherapeutic regimens...
  10. ncbi request reprint Wilms tumour in Malawi: surgical staging to stratify postoperative chemotherapy?
    Eric Borgstein
    Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:2180-4. 2014
    ..Here we compare the results from surgical and both local pathology and central pathology review...
  11. ncbi request reprint Malnourished Malawian patients presenting with large Wilms tumours have a decreased vincristine clearance rate
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Eur J Cancer 46:1841-7. 2010
    ..In developing countries, patients with a Wilms' tumour often present late with a high degree of malnutrition and large tumours. We investigated whether this affects vincristine pharmacokinetics...
  12. ncbi request reprint SIOP PODC: recommendations for supportive care of children with cancer in a low-income setting
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatric Oncology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:899-904. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint The management of children with Kaposi sarcoma in resource limited settings
    Elizabeth Molyneux
    Paediatric Department, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:538-42. 2013
    ..There are no randomised controlled studies of chemotherapy for KS in children and these recommendations have drawn on consensus of a group of experts and published reports from studies in adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint Burkitt's lymphoma
    Elizabeth M Molyneux
    College of Medicine, Blantyre, Malawi
    Lancet 379:1234-44. 2012
    ..Adjuvant monoclonal antibody therapy with rituximab shows promise for improved outcomes and reduced toxic effects in the future...
  15. ncbi request reprint Strategies to improve care for children with cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Trijn Israels
    Department of Paediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi
    Eur J Cancer 46:1960-6. 2010
    ..Feasible interventions include adequate palliative care, curative treatment for Burkitt lymphoma and Wilms tumour and symptomatic treatment for Kaposi sarcoma...