Isabel Ferreira

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome, cardiopulmonary fitness, and subcutaneous trunk fat as independent determinants of arterial stiffness: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 165:875-82. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Regional body composition as a determinant of arterial stiffness in the elderly: The Hoorn Study
    Marieke B Snijder
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 22:2339-47. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Central fat mass versus peripheral fat and lean mass: opposite (adverse versus favorable) associations with arterial stiffness? The Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2632-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Development of fatness, fitness, and lifestyle from adolescence to the age of 36 years: determinants of the metabolic syndrome in young adults: the amsterdam growth and health longitudinal study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 165:42-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Birthweight and arterial stiffness and blood pressure in adulthood--results from the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Saskia J te Velde
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 33:154-61. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Current and adolescent body fatness and fat distribution: relationships with carotid intima-media thickness and large artery stiffness at the age of 36 years
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 22:145-55. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in .VO2max: associations with carotid IMT and arterial stiffness
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1670-8. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Increases in central fat mass and decreases in peripheral fat mass are associated with accelerated arterial stiffening in healthy adults: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Fleur Schouten
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University, Amsterdam, Netherlands, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:40-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived parenting style and practices and the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages by adolescents
    Klazine van der Horst
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 1738, NL 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 22:295-304. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes is associated with impaired endothelium-dependent, flow-mediated dilation, but impaired glucose metabolism is not; The Hoorn Study
    Ronald M A Henry
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 174:49-56. 2004

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome, cardiopulmonary fitness, and subcutaneous trunk fat as independent determinants of arterial stiffness: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 165:875-82. 2005
    ..We therefore examined whether the metabolic syndrome was associated with arterial stiffness and whether any such associations were independent of cardiopulmonary fitness and subcutaneous trunk fat...
  2. ncbi request reprint Regional body composition as a determinant of arterial stiffness in the elderly: The Hoorn Study
    Marieke B Snijder
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 22:2339-47. 2004
    ..To estimate the relation of precisely measured regional body composition with peripheral and central arterial stiffness in the elderly...
  3. ncbi request reprint Central fat mass versus peripheral fat and lean mass: opposite (adverse versus favorable) associations with arterial stiffness? The Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2632-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that trunk fat is adversely associated with large artery stiffness, whereas some degree of protection is conferred by peripheral fat and lean mass...
  4. ncbi request reprint Development of fatness, fitness, and lifestyle from adolescence to the age of 36 years: determinants of the metabolic syndrome in young adults: the amsterdam growth and health longitudinal study
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 165:42-8. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Birthweight and arterial stiffness and blood pressure in adulthood--results from the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Saskia J te Velde
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 33:154-61. 2004
    ..Increased arterial stiffness may be an underlying mechanism for this phenomenon. This study investigated whether birthweight was related to blood pressure and local and regional arterial stiffness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Current and adolescent body fatness and fat distribution: relationships with carotid intima-media thickness and large artery stiffness at the age of 36 years
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 22:145-55. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in .VO2max: associations with carotid IMT and arterial stiffness
    Isabel Ferreira
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1670-8. 2003
    ..VO2max from adolescence (13-16 yr) to adulthood (age 36) and from young adulthood (21-32 yr) to age 36, and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) and stiffness of the carotid, femoral, and brachial arteries, at age 36...
  8. doi request reprint Increases in central fat mass and decreases in peripheral fat mass are associated with accelerated arterial stiffening in healthy adults: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study
    Fleur Schouten
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University, Amsterdam, Netherlands, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:40-8. 2011
    ..In contrast, peripheral fat and lean masses may counteract such adverse effects, but evidence of this contention, as derived from longitudinal studies at the general population level, is lacking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived parenting style and practices and the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages by adolescents
    Klazine van der Horst
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 1738, NL 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 22:295-304. 2007
    ..Interventions aimed at the promotion of healthy parenting practices will improve when they are tailored to the general parenting style of the participants...
  10. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes is associated with impaired endothelium-dependent, flow-mediated dilation, but impaired glucose metabolism is not; The Hoorn Study
    Ronald M A Henry
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 174:49-56. 2004
    ..It is controversial whether or not FMD is impaired in DM2 and IGM. We investigated this issue in a population-based setting...
  11. doi request reprint Patients with premature cardiovascular disease and a positive family history for cardiovascular disease are prone to recurrent events
    Ties A Mulders
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Subdivision of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Centre Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 153:64-7. 2011
    ..This suggests that subjects with a genetic predisposition to CVD are more likely to have recurrent cardiovascular events...
  12. ncbi request reprint The benefits of exercise for arterial stiffness
    Isabel Ferreira
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, Academic Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 19:1037-8. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint Spatial inhomogeneity of common carotid artery intima-media is increased in dialysis patients
    Marc M H Hermans
    Department of Internal Medicine and Nephrology, Academic Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, The Netherlands, and Department of Nephrology and Clinical Immunology, University Hospital RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:1205-12. 2007
    ..With a new ultrasound technique CCA-IMT and IMT-inhomogeneity, a novel parameter of spatial variance of the IMT, were measured and related to traditional and non-traditional risk factors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clustering of metabolic syndrome risk factors and arterial stiffness in young adults: the Northern Ireland Young Hearts Project
    Isabel Ferreira
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment KEMTA, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 25:1009-20. 2007
    ....