Nicolette J T Arends

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint GH treatment and its effect on bone mineral density, bone maturation and growth in short children born small for gestational age: 3-year results of a randomized, controlled GH trial
    N J T Arends
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:779-87. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Head circumference and body proportions before and during growth hormone treatment in short children who were born small for gestational age
    Nicolette J T Arends
    Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 114:683-90. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Reduced insulin sensitivity and the presence of cardiovascular risk factors in short prepubertal children born small for gestational age (SGA)
    N J T Arends
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:44-50. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of growth hormone (GH) treatment on body composition and bone mineral density in short children born small-for-gestational-age: six-year follow-up of a randomized controlled GH trial
    Ruben H Willemsen
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Erasmus MC Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:485-92. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Small for gestational age (SGA): endocrine and metabolic consequences and effects of growth hormone treatment
    A C S Hokken-Koelega
    Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 17:463-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint MRI findings of the pituitary gland in short children born small for gestational age (SGA) in comparison with growth hormone-deficient (GHD) children and children with normal stature
    N J T Arends
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 57:719-24. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Food intake of children with short stature born small for gestational age before and during a randomized GH trial
    V H Boonstra
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Horm Res 65:23-30. 2006

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint GH treatment and its effect on bone mineral density, bone maturation and growth in short children born small for gestational age: 3-year results of a randomized, controlled GH trial
    N J T Arends
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 59:779-87. 2003
    ..no treatment on bone age (BA), height and bone mineral density (BMD). Also, to evaluate the influence of the severity of growth retardation at start and the GH dose on the gain in height...
  2. ncbi request reprint Head circumference and body proportions before and during growth hormone treatment in short children who were born small for gestational age
    Nicolette J T Arends
    Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 114:683-90. 2004
    ..Furthermore, we studied differences in linear growth and HC between SGA children who were born with a low birth length and birth weight (SGA(L+W)) and SGA children who were born with a low birth length only (SGA(L))...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reduced insulin sensitivity and the presence of cardiovascular risk factors in short prepubertal children born small for gestational age (SGA)
    N J T Arends
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:44-50. 2005
    ..Because insulin is thought to play a key role in the pathogenesis of this syndrome we investigated insulin sensitivity and risk factors for cardiovascular disease in short prepubertal children born small for gestational age (SGA)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of growth hormone (GH) treatment on body composition and bone mineral density in short children born small-for-gestational-age: six-year follow-up of a randomized controlled GH trial
    Ruben H Willemsen
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Erasmus MC Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 67:485-92. 2007
    ..In addition, birth weight has been inversely associated with diabetes and cardiovascular disease in adult life. Data on detailed body composition in short SGA children and long-term effects of GH treatment are very scarce...
  5. ncbi request reprint Small for gestational age (SGA): endocrine and metabolic consequences and effects of growth hormone treatment
    A C S Hokken-Koelega
    Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 17:463-9. 2004
    ..Since impaired insulin sensitivity and DM2 have been demonstrated in relatively young patients born SGA, long-term follow-up of children born SGA is advised, also after discontinuation of GH therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint MRI findings of the pituitary gland in short children born small for gestational age (SGA) in comparison with growth hormone-deficient (GHD) children and children with normal stature
    N J T Arends
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 57:719-24. 2002
    ..Therefore, the results of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of short SGA children were compared to MRI results of other groups of short children and to normal controls...
  7. ncbi request reprint Food intake of children with short stature born small for gestational age before and during a randomized GH trial
    V H Boonstra
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Horm Res 65:23-30. 2006
    ..During GH treatment the food intake increased significantly compared to baseline in contrast to the randomized control group...