L M Brewster

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc The association of leisure-time physical activity and active commuting with measures of socioeconomic position in a multiethnic population living in the Netherlands: results from the cross-sectional SUNSET study
    Jeroen S L de Munter
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:815. 2012
  2. pmc Why do hypertensive patients of African ancestry respond better to calcium blockers and diuretics than to ACE inhibitors and β-adrenergic blockers? A systematic review
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Departments of Internal and Vascular Medicine, F4 222, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, AZ, 1105, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 11:141. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Dangerous fortune: creatine kinase and blood pressure]
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Interne en vasculaire geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5785. 2012
  4. pmc Ethnic differences in tissue creatine kinase activity: an observational study
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Departments of Internal and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e32471. 2012
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease prevention in rural Nigeria in the context of a community based health insurance scheme: QUality Improvement Cardiovascular care Kwara-I (QUICK-I)
    Marleen Hendriks
    Dept of Global Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:186. 2011
  6. pmc Low creatine kinase is associated with a high population incidence of fainting
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Auton Res 19:231-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in resistance artery contractility of normotensive pregnant women
    L M Brewster
    Depts of Internal and Vascular Medicine, F4 222, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 299:H431-6. 2010
  8. pmc High salt meals in staff canteens of salt policy makers: observational study
    L M Brewster
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 343:d7352. 2011

Collaborators

  • G A van Montfrans
  • Nynke van Dijk
  • Ed van Bavel
  • H Wolf
  • Jeroen S L de Munter
  • Marleen Hendriks
  • Charles Agyemang
  • Karien Stronks
  • Irene G M van Valkengoed
  • Kayode Agbede
  • Peju Adenusi
  • Ferdinand Wit
  • Navin Bindraban
  • Albert Vollaard
  • William Redekop
  • Aina Olufemi Odusola
  • Shade Alli
  • Oladimeji Akeem Bolarinwa
  • Tanimola Akande
  • Joep Lange
  • Constance Schultsz

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc The association of leisure-time physical activity and active commuting with measures of socioeconomic position in a multiethnic population living in the Netherlands: results from the cross-sectional SUNSET study
    Jeroen S L de Munter
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:815. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Why do hypertensive patients of African ancestry respond better to calcium blockers and diuretics than to ACE inhibitors and β-adrenergic blockers? A systematic review
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Departments of Internal and Vascular Medicine, F4 222, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, AZ, 1105, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 11:141. 2013
    ..Therefore, we systematically reviewed the factors associated with the differential drug response of patients of African ancestry to antihypertensive drug therapy...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Dangerous fortune: creatine kinase and blood pressure]
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Interne en vasculaire geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5785. 2012
    ..The enzyme that once improved the chance of survival has thus become a risk factor for premature cardiovascular mortality...
  4. pmc Ethnic differences in tissue creatine kinase activity: an observational study
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Departments of Internal and Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e32471. 2012
    ..As serum CK in healthy people is thought to occur from a proportional leak from normal tissues, we hypothesized that the black population subgroup has a generalized higher CK activity in tissues...
  5. pmc Cardiovascular disease prevention in rural Nigeria in the context of a community based health insurance scheme: QUality Improvement Cardiovascular care Kwara-I (QUICK-I)
    Marleen Hendriks
    Dept of Global Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:186. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Low creatine kinase is associated with a high population incidence of fainting
    Lizzy M Brewster
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Auton Res 19:231-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this observational study was to explore the association of vasovagal syncope with low CK...
  7. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in resistance artery contractility of normotensive pregnant women
    L M Brewster
    Depts of Internal and Vascular Medicine, F4 222, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 299:H431-6. 2010
    ..These findings in normotensives may imply that the black population is at risk for a further incline in pregnancy-related hypertensive disorders...
  8. pmc High salt meals in staff canteens of salt policy makers: observational study
    L M Brewster
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 343:d7352. 2011
    ..To assess the salt content of hot meals served at the institutions of salt policy makers in the Netherlands...