Esther W de Bekker-Grob

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sample Size Requirements for Discrete-Choice Experiments in Healthcare: a Practical Guide
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient 8:373-84. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Patients' Preferences for Surgical Management of Esophageal Cancer: A Discrete Choice Experiment
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 39:2492-9. 2015
  3. pmc Patients' and urologists' preferences for prostate cancer treatment: a discrete choice experiment
    E W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 109:633-40. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A closer look at decision and analyst error by including nonlinearities in discrete choice models: implications on willingness-to-pay estimates derived from discrete choice data in healthcare
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:1169-83. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Random regret-based discrete-choice modelling: an application to healthcare
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:623-34. 2013
  6. pmc Men's preferences for prostate cancer screening: a discrete choice experiment
    E W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 108:533-41. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Liquid-based cervical cytology using ThinPrep technology: weighing the pros and cons in a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1323-31. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Labeled versus unlabeled discrete choice experiments in health economics: an application to colorectal cancer screening
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Value Health 13:315-23. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer surveillance for which cystoscopy is partly replaced by microsatellite analysis of urine: a cost-effective alternative?
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Urology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BJU Int 104:41-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Girls' preferences for HPV vaccination: a discrete choice experiment
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:6692-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Sample Size Requirements for Discrete-Choice Experiments in Healthcare: a Practical Guide
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient 8:373-84. 2015
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  2. doi request reprint Patients' Preferences for Surgical Management of Esophageal Cancer: A Discrete Choice Experiment
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    World J Surg 39:2492-9. 2015
    ..Obtaining insight into patients' preferences is important to optimize cancer care. We investigated patients' preferences for surgical management of esophageal cancer...
  3. pmc Patients' and urologists' preferences for prostate cancer treatment: a discrete choice experiment
    E W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 109:633-40. 2013
    ..Patients' preferences are important for shared decision making. Therefore, we investigated patients' and urologists' preferences for treatment alternatives for early prostate cancer (PC)...
  4. doi request reprint A closer look at decision and analyst error by including nonlinearities in discrete choice models: implications on willingness-to-pay estimates derived from discrete choice data in healthcare
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:1169-83. 2013
    ..Under such assumptions, it stands to reason that analysts should explore more complex nonlinear indirect utility functions, than currently used in healthcare, to strive for better estimates of preferences in healthcare...
  5. doi request reprint Random regret-based discrete-choice modelling: an application to healthcare
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:623-34. 2013
    ..The RRM approach is able to model semi-compensatory choice behaviour and compromise effects, while being as parsimonious and formally tractable as the RUM approach...
  6. pmc Men's preferences for prostate cancer screening: a discrete choice experiment
    E W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 108:533-41. 2013
    ..Screening for prostate cancer (PC) may save lives, but overdiagnosis and overtreatment are serious drawbacks. We aimed to determine men's preferences for PC screening, and to elicit the trade-offs they make...
  7. doi request reprint Liquid-based cervical cytology using ThinPrep technology: weighing the pros and cons in a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1323-31. 2012
    ..Based on the results of a Dutch randomised controlled trial, we conducted cost-effectiveness threshold analyses to investigate under what circumstances manually screened ThinPrep LBC is cost-effective for screening...
  8. doi request reprint Labeled versus unlabeled discrete choice experiments in health economics: an application to colorectal cancer screening
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Value Health 13:315-23. 2010
    ..We empirically compared the feasibility, respondents' trading behavior, and convergent validity between a labeled and an unlabeled DCE for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening programs in The Netherlands...
  9. doi request reprint Non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer surveillance for which cystoscopy is partly replaced by microsatellite analysis of urine: a cost-effective alternative?
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Urology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BJU Int 104:41-7. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Girls' preferences for HPV vaccination: a discrete choice experiment
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:6692-7. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Preferences of GPs and patients for preventive osteoporosis drug treatment: a discrete-choice experiment
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoeconomics 27:211-9. 2009
    ..Differences in opinions on the desirability of preventive treatment initiation may hamper the process and outcome of shared decision making between physician and patient...
  12. pmc Patients' preferences for osteoporosis drug treatment: a discrete choice experiment
    E W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 19:1029-37. 2008
    ..We investigated the relative weight that women place on various aspects of preventive drugs in a discrete choice experiment. Our patients said they were prepared to take preventive drugs even if side effects were expected...
  13. pmc Towards a comprehensive estimate of national spending on prevention
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 7:252. 2007
    ..This study provides a comprehensive overview of prevention spending in the Netherlands, including those activities beyond the national health accounts...
  14. pmc Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases: a cost study in family practices
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:69. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc Have preferences of girls changed almost 3 years after the much debated start of the HPV vaccination program in The Netherlands? A discrete choice experiment
    Robine Hofman
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e104772. 2014
    ..To assess how girls' preferences have changed almost 3 years after the much debated start of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program...
  16. pmc Parents' preferences for vaccinating daughters against human papillomavirus in the Netherlands: a discrete choice experiment
    Robine Hofman
    Department of Public Health Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, P, O, Box 2040 3000, CA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:454. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Patients' preferences for breast reconstruction: a discrete choice experiment
    Tim H C Damen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, P O Box 2040, NL 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:75-83. 2011
    ..Understanding their considerations in the decision for a specific type of BR can contribute to further improvement in patient counselling. We explored patients' preferences for three BR modalities in a discrete choice experiment (DCE)...
  18. doi request reprint Future pandemics and vaccination: Public opinion and attitudes across three European countries
    Domino Determann
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and health Services, PO Box 1 Internal postal code 101, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Vaccine 34:803-8. 2016
    ..Understanding public opinion and attitudes regarding vaccination is crucial for successful outbreak management and effective communication at the European level...
  19. doi request reprint FGFR3 mutation analysis in voided urine samples to decrease cystoscopies and cost in nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer surveillance: a comparison of 3 strategies
    Kim E M van Kessel
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 189:1676-81. 2013
    ..We determined whether FGFR3 mutation analysis of voided urine samples would be cost-effective to partly replace cystoscopy in the surveillance of patients treated for nonmuscle invasive urothelial carcinoma...
  20. doi request reprint Patients' preferences for scoliosis brace treatment: a discrete choice experiment
    Eveline M Bunge
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:57-63. 2010
    ..Discrete choice experiment...
  21. pmc Acceptance of vaccinations in pandemic outbreaks: a discrete choice experiment
    Domino Determann
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Center for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e102505. 2014
    ..However, the vaccination uptake in pandemic outbreaks is often low. We aim to elicit how disease and vaccination characteristics determine preferences of the general public for new pandemic vaccinations...
  22. doi request reprint Discrete choice experiments in health economics: a review of the literature
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 21:145-72. 2012
    ..Incorporation of interactions terms in the design and analysis of DCEs, explanations of risk, tests of external validity and incorporation of DCE results into a decision-making framework remain important areas for future research...
  23. doi request reprint Protective Behaviour of Citizens to Transport Accidents Involving Hazardous Materials: A Discrete Choice Experiment Applied to Populated Areas nearby Waterways
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 10:e0142507. 2015
    ..However, quantitative studies investigating citizens' protective behaviour in case of hazardous material transport accidents are scarce...
  24. pmc The added value of percentage of free to total prostate-specific antigen, PCA3, and a kallikrein panel to the ERSPC risk calculator for prostate cancer in prescreened men
    Moniek M Vedder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur Urol 66:1109-15. 2014
    ..Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing has limited accuracy for the early detection of prostate cancer (PCa)...