Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen

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Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fasting and meal-suppressed ghrelin levels before and after intragastric balloons and balloon-induced weight loss
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 24:85-94. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Safety, patient's tolerance, and efficacy of a 2-liter vitamin C-enriched macrogol bowel preparation: a randomized, endoscopist-blinded prospective comparison with a 4-liter macrogol solution
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1002-12. 2013
  3. pmc Ursodeoxycholic acid counteracts celecoxib in reduction of duodenal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: a multicentre, randomized controlled trial
    Bjorn W H van Heumen
    Departments of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein zuid 10, 6525 GA, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 8:118. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Fasting and meal-induced CCK and PP secretion following intragastric balloon treatment for obesity
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 23:622-33. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence, pathophysiology, health consequences and treatment options of obesity in the elderly: a guideline
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Facts 5:460-83. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the elderly
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:533-44. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint [Endobarrier: a unique but still premature concept]
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academisch Medisch Centrum UvA, afd Maag, Darm en Leverziekten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4590. 2012
  8. pmc Adjustable intragastric balloons: a 12-month pilot trial in endoscopic weight loss management
    Evzen Machytka
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Obes Surg 21:1499-507. 2011
  9. pmc The influence of body composition on therapeutic hypothermia: a prospective observational study of patients after cardiac arrest
    Joost J Jimmink
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, 1100DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:R87. 2008
  10. pmc Daily enteral feeding practice on the ICU: attainment of goals and interfering factors
    J M Binnekade
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 9:R218-25. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Fasting and meal-suppressed ghrelin levels before and after intragastric balloons and balloon-induced weight loss
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 24:85-94. 2014
    ..Its mode of action remains enigmatic. We hypothesised depressed fasting ghrelin concentrations and enhanced meal suppression of ghrelin secretion by the gastric fundus through balloon contact and balloon-induced delayed gastric emptying...
  2. doi request reprint Safety, patient's tolerance, and efficacy of a 2-liter vitamin C-enriched macrogol bowel preparation: a randomized, endoscopist-blinded prospective comparison with a 4-liter macrogol solution
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:1002-12. 2013
    ..Optimal bowel preparation is associated with lower polyp miss rates, but patients have difficulties in complying with the usual 4-L bowel preparation...
  3. pmc Ursodeoxycholic acid counteracts celecoxib in reduction of duodenal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis: a multicentre, randomized controlled trial
    Bjorn W H van Heumen
    Departments of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Geert Grooteplein zuid 10, 6525 GA, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 8:118. 2013
    ..We performed a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to investigate the effect of celecoxib and UDCA co-treatment on duodenal adenomatosis in patients with FAP...
  4. doi request reprint Fasting and meal-induced CCK and PP secretion following intragastric balloon treatment for obesity
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105, AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 23:622-33. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate whether intragastric balloon treatment affects satiety through effects on fasting and meal-stimulated cholecystokinin (CCK) and pancreatic polypeptide (PP) secretion...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence, pathophysiology, health consequences and treatment options of obesity in the elderly: a guideline
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Facts 5:460-83. 2012
    ..The role of pharmacotherapy and bariatric surgery in the elderly is largely unknown as in most studies people aged 65 years and older have been excluded...
  6. doi request reprint Obesity and the elderly
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:533-44. 2012
    ..The role of pharmacotherapy and bariatric surgery in the elderly is largely unknown as in most studies people aged 65 years and older were excluded...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Endobarrier: a unique but still premature concept]
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academisch Medisch Centrum UvA, afd Maag, Darm en Leverziekten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4590. 2012
    ..This calls for a large, long-term, randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial. Lessons should have been learned from the disastrous results with intragastric balloon implantation before commercialising another such product...
  8. pmc Adjustable intragastric balloons: a 12-month pilot trial in endoscopic weight loss management
    Evzen Machytka
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Obes Surg 21:1499-507. 2011
    ..1) Upward adjustments yielded additional weight loss. (2) Downward adjustments alleviated intolerance, with continued weight loss. (3) Preliminary 1-year implantation results are encouraging...
  9. pmc The influence of body composition on therapeutic hypothermia: a prospective observational study of patients after cardiac arrest
    Joost J Jimmink
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, 1100DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:R87. 2008
    ..In this study, we explore the relation between measures of body composition and the time needed to reach target temperature with hypothermia...
  10. pmc Daily enteral feeding practice on the ICU: attainment of goals and interfering factors
    J M Binnekade
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 9:R218-25. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the daily feeding practice of enterally fed patients in an intensive care unit (ICU) and to study the impact of preset factors in reaching predefined optimal nutritional goals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Artefacts in 24-h pharyngeal and oesophageal pH monitoring: is simplification of pH data analysis feasible?
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 39:14-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate the influence of meals and whether leaving out meals affected the reliability of the test...
  12. doi request reprint Nasoenteral feeding tube placement by nurses using an electromagnetic guidance system (with video)
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:728-36. 2010
    ..The early institution of feeding in patients who need postpyloric feeding tubes is often hampered by a limited availability of endoscopists experienced in safe tube positioning...
  13. doi request reprint The role of endoscopy in bariatric surgery
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 22:839-64. 2008
    ..Gastrointestinal complaints and digestive complications may, however, increase and may require an actively involved gastroenterologist...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight loss after bariatric surgery in patients visited at home outside the study environment
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 16:1508-19. 2006
    ..Therefore, to investigate the results of bariatric surgery in a more natural setting, patients were visited at home, outside a study and hospital environment...
  15. doi request reprint Intragastric balloon treatment for obesity: what does it really offer?
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Dis 26:40-4. 2008
    ..Balloons deflated in 8% with an uneventful outcome in all except 5 patients, who had to be operated. Balloon treatment is a valuable method, but nonresponse, intolerance and weight regain have to be taken into account...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Surgical treatment of serious obesity: many questions on medical indications and results remain]
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Maa, Darm en Leverziekten, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1109-11. 2007
    ..The study can also be criticised for not giving details of the selection procedures and the number of and reasons for rejection as well as for not reporting the improvements in co-morbidity and quality of life...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after gastric banding
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Surg 94:457-65. 2007
    ..This prospective study investigated the long-term effects of gastric banding on health-related QOL using an obesity-specific validated measure...
  18. pmc Progression of duodenal adenomatosis in familial adenomatous polyposis: due to ageing of subjects and advances in technology
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 10:491-9. 2011
    ..The impressive increase in severity of duodenal polyposis is determined by time-lapse, technological advances and change in dysplasia-reporting. These results might call for a revised Spigelman classification...
  19. ncbi request reprint Analysis of sites of bacterial contamination in an enteral feeding system
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:519-25. 2006
    ..A new 1-L enteral feeding system with minimal chances of touching critical areas (Nutrison Pack) was compared with routinely used 0.5-L glass bottle systems...
  20. ncbi request reprint Old age, malnutrition, and pressure sores: an ill-fated alliance
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:355-60. 2004
    ..5 g/kg) with provision of the recommended daily allowances of micronutrients and with correction of the nutrient deficiencies of old age...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Nutrition and health--ideal body weight for the obese unrealistic; health benefit by moderate sustained weight loss]
    E M Mathus-Vliegen
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Maag, Darm en Leverziekten, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1168-72. 2003
    ..Just as with hypertension and diabetes, the only option is life-long management with the normalisation of abnormal values within a given range...
  22. ncbi request reprint Los function and obesity: the impact of untreated obesity, weight loss, and chronic gastric balloon distension
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Digestion 68:161-8. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the influences of untreated obesity, weight loss, and chronic gastric balloon distension on the lower oesophageal sphincter (LOS) function...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lipase inhibition by orlistat: effects on gall-bladder kinetics and cholecystokinin release in obesity
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 19:601-11. 2004
    ..Obese subjects are at risk of developing gallstones as a result of the obese state and during weight reduction...
  24. ncbi request reprint Long-term maintenance of weight loss with sibutramine in a GP setting following a specialist guided very-low-calorie diet: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group study
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:S31-8; discussion S39. 2005
    ..However, long-term maintenance of weight loss is generally poor. We assessed the efficacy and safety of sibutramine in maintaining weight loss achieved in obese patients by means of a 3-month VLCD...
  25. ncbi request reprint Determinants of gallbladder kinetics in obesity
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Dis Sci 49:9-16. 2004
    ..Fasting and residual gallbladder volumes were closely related and both determined by obesity and its metabolic complication of hyperinsulinemia...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Obesity and oral health]
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Afdeling Maag Darm Leverziekten van het Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 112:396-401. 2005
    ..Obesity is related to several aspects of oral health, such as caries, periodontitis and xerostomia. In addition, obesity may have implications for dental treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint A prospective randomized blinded comparison of sodium phosphate and polyethylene glycol-electrolyte solution for safe bowel cleansing
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:543-52. 2006
    ..Polyethylene glycol-electrolyte solution (PEG-ELS) is routinely prescribed for bowel cleansing. Sodium phosphate (NaP) may be an effective but potentially hazardous alternative...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux in obese subjects: influence of overweight, weight loss and chronic gastric balloon distension
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1246-52. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate the prevalence of gastro-oesophageal reflux in untreated obese subjects and to study the consequences of weight loss with or without intragastric balloon treatment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy in psychomotor retarded subjects: a follow-up covering 106 patient years
    E M Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 33:488-94. 2001
    ..Therefore, the authors investigated the feasibility of a PEG and enteral feeding in these patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influences of fat restriction and lipase inhibition on gastric emptying in obesity
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1203-10. 2006
    ..The aim was to investigate the role of fat restriction and lipase inhibition in CCK release and gastric emptying...
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term health and psychosocial outcomes from surgically induced weight loss: results obtained in patients not attending protocolled follow-up visits
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    EMH Mathus Vliegen, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:299-307. 2007
    ..Therefore, we aimed to investigate the results from surgically induced weight loss in patients devoid of a protocol-wise follow-up, who were visited at home...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gastric emptying, CCK release, and satiety in weight-stable obese subjects
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dig Dis Sci 50:7-14. 2005
    ..Body size and composition were the only determinants suggesting a faster solid emptying in taller and muscular subjects or in subjects with more intraabdominal fat...
  33. doi request reprint Differences in proximal serrated polyp detection among endoscopists are associated with variability in withdrawal time
    Thomas R de Wijkerslooth
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 77:617-23. 2013
    ..Insufficient detection of proximal serrated polyps (PSP) might explain the occurrence of a proportion of interval carcinomas in colonoscopy surveillance programs...
  34. doi request reprint Identification of molecular alterations in gastrointestinal carcinomas and dysplastic hamartomas in Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
    Susanne E Korsse
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Carcinogenesis 34:1611-9. 2013
    ..Inactivation of transforming growth factor-β/bone morphogenetic protein signalling and complete loss of LKB1 might be involved in dysplastic transformation of gastrointestinal hamartomas specifically. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint "High rate of recurrent adenomatosis during endoscopic surveillance after duodenectomy in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis"
    Yasser A Alderlieste
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 12:699-706. 2013
    ..Continued intensive endoscopic surveillance is indicated after duodenectomy in FAP, especially of the area around the bilio- and pancreatico-enteric anastomoses...
  36. doi request reprint Short-term safety and efficacy of the Trans-oral Endoscopic Restrictive Implant System for the treatment of obesity
    Koen de Jong
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:497-504. 2010
    ..Medical treatment of obesity often fails, and surgical treatment, although successful, is aggressive...
  37. ncbi request reprint Adenoma detection with cap-assisted colonoscopy versus regular colonoscopy: a randomised controlled trial
    Thomas R de Wijkerslooth
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 61:1426-34. 2012
    ..Cap-assisted colonoscopy (CAC) was compared with CC for adenoma detection. Secondary outcomes were caecal intubation time, caecal intubation rate and the degree of discomfort of colonoscopy...
  38. ncbi request reprint Intragastric balloon for treatment-resistant obesity: safety, tolerance, and efficacy of 1-year balloon treatment followed by a 1-year balloon-free follow-up
    Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:19-27. 2005
    ..Therefore, fundamental requirements for optimal balloon designs were defined. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effectiveness, the safety, and the tolerance of a new intragastric balloon...
  39. doi request reprint Increased colorectal cancer risk during follow-up in patients with hyperplastic polyposis syndrome: a multicentre cohort study
    Karam S Boparai
    Departments of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 59:1094-100. 2010
    ..However, the optimal treatment and surveillance protocol for these patients is unknown. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical and pathological features of a large HPS cohort during multiple years of endoscopic surveillance...
  40. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant differences in accuracy of enteral nutrition feeding pump systems
    Robert Tepaske
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 30:339-43. 2006
    ..Next to EN-protocol violations due to insufficient care, we hypothesized technical factors to be responsible for this deficit. The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of EN feeding pump systems frequently used in the ICU...
  41. doi request reprint Pancreatic cancer risk in Peutz-Jeghers syndrome patients: a large cohort study and implications for surveillance
    Susanne E Korsse
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Med Genet 50:59-64. 2013
    ..This hampers counselling of patients and implementation of surveillance strategies. We therefore aimed to determine the PC risk in a large cohort of Dutch PJS patients...
  42. doi request reprint Jejunal cancer in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    Anthony T Ruys
    Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 8:731-3. 2010
    ..In more recent years, it has become clear that adenoma formation in FAP patients is not restricted to the colon and duodenum. Accordingly, these adenomas might have malignant potential, although the actual risk is unknown...
  43. ncbi request reprint Oral aspects of obesity
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Dental Basic Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry, Amsterdam, Vrije Universiteit Van der Boechorststraat, The Netherlands
    Int Dent J 57:249-56. 2007
    ..Obesity is related to several aspects of oral health, such as caries, periodontitis and xerostomia. In addition, obesity may have implications for the dental treatment plan...
  44. doi request reprint Combining autofluorescence imaging and narrow-band imaging for the differentiation of adenomas from non-neoplastic colonic polyps among experienced and non-experienced endoscopists
    Frank J C van den Broek
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1498-507. 2009
    ..In this study, we aimed to assess the interobserver variability and accuracy of HR-WLE, NBI, and AFI for polyp differentiation and to evaluate the combined use of AFI and NBI...
  45. doi request reprint High cancer risk and increased mortality in patients with Peutz-Jeghers syndrome
    Margot G F Van Lier
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Room Ba 393, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 60:141-7. 2011
    ..As the determination of optimal surveillance strategies is hampered by wide ranges in cancer risk estimates and lack of data on cancer-related mortality, we assessed cancer risks and mortality in a large cohort of patients with PJS...
  46. ncbi request reprint COX-2 polymorphisms in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    Wilbert H M Peters
    Department of Gastroenterology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Oncol Res 17:347-51. 2009
    ..The predicted low COX-2 expression genotype -1195GG was found overrepresented in the patients with FAP. The COX-2 genotypes showed no association with the severity of duodenal adenomatosis...
  47. doi request reprint Nutritional management of patients with acute pancreatitis: a Dutch observational multicentre study
    B W M Spanier
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:1159-65. 2008
    ..Following a nil per os (NPO) regimen, most patients with acute pancreatitis (AP) can resume normal oral intake within 1 week. If not tolerated, it is recommended to initiate artificial feeding, preferably by the enteral route...
  48. doi request reprint Increased colorectal cancer risk in first-degree relatives of patients with hyperplastic polyposis syndrome
    K S Boparai
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Gut 59:1222-5. 2010
    ..Reliable evidence concerning the magnitude of a possible excess risk is necessary to determine whether preventive measures, like screening colonoscopies, in FDRs are justified...
  49. doi request reprint Desmoid tumors in a dutch cohort of patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    Marry H Nieuwenhuis
    The Netherlands Foundation for the Detection of Hereditary Tumours, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:215-9. 2008
    ..Identification of risk factors might be helpful in the management of FAP patients with such tumors. The aim of this study was to assess potential risk factors for the development of desmoids in a cohort of Dutch FAP patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of adenomas among young individuals at average risk for colorectal cancer
    Andrea E de Jong
    The Netherlands Foundation for the Detection of Hereditary Tumours, Leiden University Medical Center, Poortgebouw Zuid, 2333 AA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:139-43. 2005
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and characteristics of adenomas in a young population not genetically predisposed for the development of colorectal cancer (CRC)...