Liesbeth Duijts

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Fetal exposure to maternal and paternal smoking and the risks of wheezing in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study, Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Chest 141:876-85. 2012
  2. pmc Fetal and infant origins of asthma
    Liesbeth Duijts
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:5-14. 2012
  3. doi Fetal growth influences lymphocyte subset counts at birth: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neonatology 95:149-56. 2009
  4. ncbi Maternal weight, gestational weight gain and preschool wheezing: the Generation R Study
    Elisabeth T M Leermakers
    Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam
    Eur Respir J 42:1234-43. 2013
  5. ncbi Childhood cardiometabolic outcomes of maternal obesity during pregnancy: the Generation R Study
    Romy Gaillard
    The Generation R Study Group Na29 15, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 63:683-91. 2014
  6. doi Maternal smoking in prenatal and early postnatal life and the risk of respiratory tract infections in infancy. The Generation R study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:547-55. 2008
  7. doi Influence of maternal and cord blood C-reactive protein on childhood respiratory symptoms and eczema
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:469-75. 2013
  8. doi Fetal and infant growth and asthma symptoms in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:731-7. 2012
  9. doi Variation in the IGF-1 gene is associated with lymphocyte subset counts in neonates: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:53-9. 2009
  10. ncbi Parental psychological distress during pregnancy and wheezing in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Monica Guxens
    Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 133:59-67.e1-12. 2014

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Publications22

  1. doi Fetal exposure to maternal and paternal smoking and the risks of wheezing in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study, Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Chest 141:876-85. 2012
    ..We examined the associations of parental smoking during pregnancy with wheezing in preschool children and whether these associations are explained by postnatal smoke exposure or small for gestational age at birth...
  2. pmc Fetal and infant origins of asthma
    Liesbeth Duijts
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:5-14. 2012
    ..This review is focused on specific adverse fetal and infant growth patterns and exposures, genetic susceptibility, possible respiratory adaptations and perspectives for new studies...
  3. doi Fetal growth influences lymphocyte subset counts at birth: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neonatology 95:149-56. 2009
    ..Preterm born and low-birth-weight infants are at risk for severe infections in infancy. It has been suggested that these infants have an immature immune system...
  4. ncbi Maternal weight, gestational weight gain and preschool wheezing: the Generation R Study
    Elisabeth T M Leermakers
    Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam
    Eur Respir J 42:1234-43. 2013
    ..These associations could not be explained by growth, infectious or atopic mechanisms. Further research is needed to identify underlying mechanisms and long-term consequences. ..
  5. ncbi Childhood cardiometabolic outcomes of maternal obesity during pregnancy: the Generation R Study
    Romy Gaillard
    The Generation R Study Group Na29 15, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 63:683-91. 2014
    ..These findings suggest that maternal prepregnancy BMI may influence the cardiometabolic health of offspring through direct intrauterine mechanisms. ..
  6. doi Maternal smoking in prenatal and early postnatal life and the risk of respiratory tract infections in infancy. The Generation R study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:547-55. 2008
    ..To assess the associations of maternal smoking during pregnancy and in the postnatal period with respiratory tract infections in young infants...
  7. doi Influence of maternal and cord blood C-reactive protein on childhood respiratory symptoms and eczema
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:469-75. 2013
    ..Inflammatory processes during pregnancy might affect fetal lung development and immune responses. We examined the associations of maternal and cord blood C-reactive protein levels with respiratory symptoms and eczema in preschool children...
  8. doi Fetal and infant growth and asthma symptoms in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 185:731-7. 2012
    ..Low birth weight is associated with an increased risk of wheezing in childhood...
  9. doi Variation in the IGF-1 gene is associated with lymphocyte subset counts in neonates: the Generation R Study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:53-9. 2009
    ..IGF-1 stimulates growth, development and function of lymphocytes. The aim of this study was to examine whether functional variants of the IGF-1 gene are associated with absolute lymphocyte subset counts in neonates...
  10. ncbi Parental psychological distress during pregnancy and wheezing in preschool children: the Generation R Study
    Monica Guxens
    Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology CREAL, Barcelona, Spain Hospital del Mar Research Institute IMIM, Barcelona, Spain CIBER Epidemiología y Salud Pública CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 133:59-67.e1-12. 2014
    ..Maternal psychological distress during pregnancy might affect fetal lung development and subsequently predispose children to childhood asthma...
  11. doi Breast-feeding and growth in children until the age of 3 years: the Generation R Study
    Büşra Durmuş
    The Generation R Study Group AE 006, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 105:1704-11. 2011
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  12. pmc Socioeconomic and sociodemographic factors associated with asthma related outcomes in early childhood: the Generation R Study
    Esther Hafkamp-de Groen
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e78266. 2013
    ..We examined the association of socioeconomic and sociodemographic factors with wheezing, asthma, FeNO and Rint at age 6 years. Additionally, the role of potential mediating factors was studied...
  13. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis infection during pregnancy associated with preterm delivery: a population-based prospective cohort study
    G Ingrid J G Rours
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:493-502. 2011
    ..Chlamydia trachomatis infection contributes significantly to early premature delivery and should be considered a public health problem, especially in young women and others at increased risk of C. trachomatis infection...
  14. pmc Risk factors for otitis media in children with special emphasis on the role of colonization with bacterial airway pathogens: the Generation R study
    Joost A M Labout
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:61-6. 2011
    ..Surprisingly, bacterial carriage in the first year of life did not add to this risk. Moreover, no association was observed between bacterial carriage in the first year of life and otitis in the second year of life...
  15. pmc Evaluation of systematic assessment of asthma-like symptoms and tobacco smoke exposure in early childhood by well-child professionals: a randomised trial
    Esther Hafkamp-de Groen
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e90982. 2014
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  16. pmc Air pollution, fetal and infant tobacco smoke exposure, and wheezing in preschool children: a population-based prospective birth cohort
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Environ Health 11:91. 2012
    ..We examined the associations of exposure to ambient particulate matter (PM10) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) with the risk of wheezing in preschool children, and assessed whether these associations were modified by tobacco smoke exposure...
  17. doi The impact of preschool wheezing patterns on health-related quality of life at age 4 years
    Esther Hafkamp-de Groen
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 41:952-9. 2013
    ..HRQOL was more affected by frequent wheezing episodes in the fourth year of life, rather than by the duration of wheezing at age 0-4 years...
  18. doi Factors associated with pneumococcal carriage in healthy Dutch infants: the generation R study
    Joost A M Labout
    Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 153:771-6. 2008
    ..To study the prevalence, risk factors, and dynamics of pneumococcal carriage in infancy...
  19. doi Predicting asthma in preschool children with asthma-like symptoms: validating and updating the PIAMA risk score
    Esther Hafkamp-de Groen
    Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:1303-10. 2013
    ..The Prevention and Incidence of Asthma and Mite Allergy (PIAMA) risk score predicts the probability of having asthma at school age among preschool children with suggestive symptoms...
  20. doi Perinatal stress influences lymphocyte subset counts in neonates. The generation R study
    Liesbeth Duijts
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Res 63:292-8. 2008
    ..We conclude that, in the general population, lymphocyte subset counts in neonates increase with increasing stress- and hypoxia-related perinatal factors...
  21. pmc Preterm birth, infant weight gain, and childhood asthma risk: a meta-analysis of 147,000 European children
    Agnes M M Sonnenschein-van der Voort
    Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Paediatrics, Division of Respiratory Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 133:1317-29. 2014
    ..Preterm birth, low birth weight, and infant catch-up growth seem associated with an increased risk of respiratory diseases in later life, but individual studies showed conflicting results...
  22. doi Breastfeeding protects against infectious diseases during infancy in industrialized countries. A systematic review
    Liesbeth Duijts
    Department of Pediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Matern Child Nutr 5:199-210. 2009
    ..The optimal duration of exclusive breastfeeding for protection against infectious diseases needs to be studied in more detail...