W J Meerding

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi Incidence and costs of injuries in The Netherlands
    Willem Jan Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:272-8. 2006
  3. ncbi Health problems lead to considerable productivity loss at work among workers with high physical load jobs
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:517-23. 2005
  4. pmc Demographic and epidemiological determinants of healthcare costs in Netherlands: cost of illness study
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 317:111-5. 1998
  5. pmc The impact of healthcare costs in the last year of life and in all life years gained on the cost-effectiveness of cancer screening
    I M C M de Kok
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 100:1240-4. 2009
  6. 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
  7. pmc Deriving reference values and utilities for the QoL-AGHDA in adult GHD
    J J V Busschbach
    Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus MC, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 12:243-52. 2011
  8. ncbi An economic evaluation of the use of TNP on full-thickness wounds
    C M Mouës
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Wound Care 14:224-7. 2005
  9. ncbi Cost analysis of PAPNET-assisted vs. conventional Pap smear evaluation in primary screening of cervical smears
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Cytol 45:28-35. 2001
  10. ncbi Healthcare costs of intellectual disability in the Netherlands: a cost-of-illness perspective
    J J Polder
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:168-78. 2002

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Publications12

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi Incidence and costs of injuries in The Netherlands
    Willem Jan Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:272-8. 2006
    ..We therefore estimated the number of emergency department (ED) attendances and health care costs as a result of injury...
  3. ncbi Health problems lead to considerable productivity loss at work among workers with high physical load jobs
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:517-23. 2005
    ..To assess the feasibility and validity of two instruments for the measurement of health-related productivity loss at work...
  4. pmc Demographic and epidemiological determinants of healthcare costs in Netherlands: cost of illness study
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 317:111-5. 1998
    ..To determine the demands on healthcare resources caused by different types of illnesses and variation with age and sex...
  5. pmc The impact of healthcare costs in the last year of life and in all life years gained on the cost-effectiveness of cancer screening
    I M C M de Kok
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 100:1240-4. 2009
    ..The CERs of cancer screening programmes will clearly increase, with approximately 4000 euro. However, because of the favourable CER's, including unrelated healthcare costs will in general have limited policy implications...
  6. 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...
  7. pmc Deriving reference values and utilities for the QoL-AGHDA in adult GHD
    J J V Busschbach
    Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus MC, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 12:243-52. 2011
    ..Ideally, for use in health economics, QoL should be expressed in utilities. The aim of this study was to obtain reference values and utilities for QoL of GHD in adults in Belgium and the Netherlands...
  8. ncbi An economic evaluation of the use of TNP on full-thickness wounds
    C M Mouës
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Wound Care 14:224-7. 2005
    ..This prospective clinical randomised trial compared the costs of TNP with conventional therapy (moist gauze) in the management of full-thickness wounds that required surgical closure...
  9. ncbi Cost analysis of PAPNET-assisted vs. conventional Pap smear evaluation in primary screening of cervical smears
    W J Meerding
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Cytol 45:28-35. 2001
    ..To assess the difference in costs between PAPNET-assisted and conventional microscopy of cervical smears when used as a primary screening tool...
  10. ncbi Healthcare costs of intellectual disability in the Netherlands: a cost-of-illness perspective
    J J Polder
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:168-78. 2002
    ..Non-specific cost containment measures may endanger the quality of care for vulnerable people at younger and older ages...
  11. pmc Setting priorities in injury prevention: the application of an incidence based cost model
    S Mulder
    Consumer Safety Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Inj Prev 8:74-8. 2002
    ..To make detailed calculations on the direct medical costs of injuries in the Netherlands to support priority setting in prevention...
  12. ncbi Methodological issues in comparing injury incidence across countries
    R A Lyons
    Centre for Health Improvement through Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, The School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:63-70. 2006
    ..These methodological considerations and developments will be further refined and tested and should prove useful tools for those who need to compare injury incidence data across countries...