Robert Lindeboom

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Early versus late orbital decompression in Graves' orbitopathy: a retrospective study in 125 patients
    Lelio Baldeschi
    Orbital Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 113:874-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Scaling the sickness impact profile using item response theory: an exploration of linearity, adaptive use, and patient driven item weights
    R Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:66-74. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Improved brief assessment of cognition in aging and dementia
    R Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, J2 212, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurology 63:543-6. 2004
  4. pmc Responsiveness: a reinvention of the wheel?
    Robert Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Improving the accuracy and precision of cognitive testing in mild dementia
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:314-22. 2012
  6. pmc The Academic Medical Center Linear Disability Score (ALDS) item bank: item response theory analysis in a mixed patient population
    Rebecca Holman
    Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:83. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Esthetic outcome of surgical excision versus antibiotic therapy for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1028-30. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Does adaptive cognitive testing combine efficiency with precision? Prospective findings
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:595-603. 2011
  9. pmc The AMC Linear Disability Score project in a population requiring residential care: psychometric properties
    Rebecca Holman
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:42. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Tuberculin skin testing is useful in the screening for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1547-51. 2006

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Early versus late orbital decompression in Graves' orbitopathy: a retrospective study in 125 patients
    Lelio Baldeschi
    Orbital Centre, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmology 113:874-8. 2006
    ..To determine if early rehabilitative orbital decompression in Graves' orbitopathy (GO) leads to a more effective postoperative outcome than the same intervention performed at a later, more likely, fibrotic stage...
  2. ncbi request reprint Scaling the sickness impact profile using item response theory: an exploration of linearity, adaptive use, and patient driven item weights
    R Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:66-74. 2004
    ..The objective of the study was to enhance the clinical interpretation and practicality of the widely used comprehensive Sickness Impact Profile...
  3. ncbi request reprint Improved brief assessment of cognition in aging and dementia
    R Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, J2 212, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurology 63:543-6. 2004
    ..Score agreement with equally difficult short forms was excellent. The practicality and interpretability of the CAMCOG was improved, while the diagnostic accuracy of the short forms was similar to that of the original 60-item instrument...
  4. pmc Responsiveness: a reinvention of the wheel?
    Robert Lindeboom
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:8. 2005
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  5. doi request reprint Improving the accuracy and precision of cognitive testing in mild dementia
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:314-22. 2012
    ..We conclude that extending dementia specific instruments with neuropsychological tests improves measurement precision and accuracy of cognitive impairment in mild dementia...
  6. pmc The Academic Medical Center Linear Disability Score (ALDS) item bank: item response theory analysis in a mixed patient population
    Rebecca Holman
    Department of Neurology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:83. 2005
    ..This paper examines the measurement properties of the Academic Medical Center linear disability score item bank in a mixed population...
  7. doi request reprint Esthetic outcome of surgical excision versus antibiotic therapy for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:1028-30. 2009
    ..The esthetic outcome was rated using a revised and weighted Observer Scar Assessment Scale. The median weighted esthetic outcome in surgical patients was significantly better (30.6) than that for patients treated with antibiotics (42.2)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Does adaptive cognitive testing combine efficiency with precision? Prospective findings
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:595-603. 2011
    ..We conclude that adaptive testing combines brevity with precision, especially in grading the severity of cognitive impairment...
  9. pmc The AMC Linear Disability Score project in a population requiring residential care: psychometric properties
    Rebecca Holman
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:42. 2004
    ..However, there are few item banks, which have been developed to quantify functional status, as expressed by the ability to perform activities of daily life...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tuberculin skin testing is useful in the screening for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1547-51. 2006
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic usefulness of tuberculin skin testing in the screening for nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) infection in children...
  11. doi request reprint Adaptive cognitive testing in cerebrovascular disease and vascular dementia
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, University of Amsterdam, NL 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 28:486-92. 2009
    ..Longer tests (e.g. the CAMCOG) are precise but inefficient, whereas brief tests (e.g. the MMSE) are efficient but imprecise...
  12. doi request reprint Subtle problems in activities of daily living after a transient ischemic attack or an apparently fully recovered non-disabling stroke
    Marieke E Verbraak
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Slotervaart Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:124-30. 2012
    ..Half of the patients with a TIA or an NDS who were initially considered fully recovered exhibited ADL limitations, decreased QoL, and symptoms of anxiety or depression after 6 months...
  13. doi request reprint Three sides of the same coin: measuring global cognitive impairment with the MMSE, ADAS-cog and CAMCOG
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:770-9. 2010
    ..This hampers comparisons when either of these instruments is used. The extent to which these instruments share a common dimension of global cognitive impairment and how their scores relate was examined...
  14. doi request reprint Interpretation and precision of the Observer Scar Assessment Scale improved by a revised scoring
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1289-95. 2008
    ..To apply Rasch measurement to develop a rule for clinical interpretation of the Observer Scar Assessment Scale (OSAS) to help surgeons judge reported sum scores clinically...
  15. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life assessment in dermatology: interpretation of Skindex-29 scores using patient-based anchors
    Cecilia A C Prinsen
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Invest Dermatol 130:1318-22. 2010
    ..The estimated cut-off scores can be used in clinical practice to identify patients with (very) severely impaired HRQL...
  16. doi request reprint Values of patients and caregivers for donor site scars: an inter-observer analysis between patients and caregivers and prediction of cosmetic satisfaction
    Anne M Eskes
    Quality Assurance and Process Innovation, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Burns 38:796-801. 2012
    ..Furthermore, it is unknown which POSAS-items are mostly associated with overall cosmetic satisfaction with the scar...
  17. pmc Practical methods for dealing with 'not applicable' item responses in the AMC Linear Disability Score project
    Rebecca Holman
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:29. 2004
    ..This paper examines ways of dealing with responses in a 'not applicable' category to items included in the AMC Linear Disability Score (ALDS) project item bank...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical excision versus antibiotic treatment for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children: a multicenter, randomized, controlled trial
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1057-64. 2007
    ..In this randomized, multicenter trial, we compared surgical excision with antibiotic treatment...
  19. doi request reprint Adaptive cognitive testing in dementia
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 18:118-27. 2009
    ..91) as the original CAMCOG. These results were replicated in an independent sample (n = 170). We conclude that tailored testing with CAT enables much more efficient screening for dementia than testing with an extensive instrument...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of foot structure measurements in neuropathic diabetic patients using magnetic resonance imaging
    Sicco A Bus
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:25-32. 2006
    ..To assess the intra- and interobserver agreement of commonly reported foot structure measurements in diabetic patients with neuropathy using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  21. doi request reprint Revising the ADAS-cog for a more accurate assessment of cognitive impairment
    Hans Wouters
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:236-44. 2008
    ..This assumes items to have (1) equal measurement precision and (2) hierarchically ordered categories...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nutritional goals, prescription and delivery in a pediatric intensive care unit
    Marjorie de Neef
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, G8 131, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22700, 1100DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 27:65-71. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare prescription and delivery of nutrition to predefined nutritional targets, and identify risk factors associated with inadequate nutritional intake...
  23. ncbi request reprint Improved interpretation of stroke trial results using empirical Barthel item weights
    Frank van Hartingsveld
    Amsterdam School of Allied Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Stroke 37:162-6. 2006
    ..Attempts have been made to provide guidelines for interpreting Barthel scores. We used a Rasch analysis to improve the measurement properties and clinical interpretability of the Barthel index score...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical differences between atopic and atopiform dermatitis
    Elian E A Brenninkmeijer
    Department of Dermatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:407-14. 2008
    ..Still, there is no consensus whether this "intrinsic type" of AD, which we denominate as atopiform dermatitis (AFD), is a distinct entity...
  25. doi request reprint Feasibility of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication as a day-case procedure
    Malaika S Vlug
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, Amsterdam, 1100 DD, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 23:1839-44. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective double-cohort pilot study is to evaluate the feasibility and desirability of laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication (LNF) performed in day-care when compared with laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) in day-care...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Center for Dentistry, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1569-75. 2005
    ..7% of the NTM cervicofacial lymphadenitis cases in children were caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum. In this article, we describe the epidemiological and clinical features of M. haemophilum cervicofacial lymphadenitis...
  27. doi request reprint Perceptions and use of passive intervertebral motion assessment of the spine: a survey among physiotherapists specializing in manual therapy
    Emiel van Trijffel
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Man Ther 14:243-51. 2009
    ..Reported use and interpretation of PIVM assessment and related perceptions could only partly be substantiated by evidence. Results from this survey will help researchers design studies better reflecting daily practice in MT...
  28. doi request reprint The temporal course of mucoperiosteal flap revascularization at guided bone regeneration-treated implant sites: a pilot study
    Dan M J Milstein
    Department of Translational Physiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Periodontol 36:892-7. 2009
    ..To investigate post-operative capillary density regeneration in healing mucoperiosteal flaps at guided bone regeneration-treated implant sites...