R Oostenbrink

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The EQ-5D and the Health Utilities Index for permanent sequelae after meningitis: a head-to-head comparison
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:791-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental reports of health-related quality of life in young children with neurofibromatosis type 1: influence of condition specific determinants
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, ErasmusMC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 151:182-6, 186.e1-2. 2007
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life in preschool children in five health conditions
    A T Spuijbroek
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:779-86. 2011
  4. pmc Derivation and validation of age and temperature specific reference values and centile charts to predict lower respiratory tract infection in children with fever: prospective observational study
    R G Nijman
    Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 345:e4224. 2012
  5. pmc The predictive value of the NICE "red traffic lights" in acutely ill children
    Evelien Kerkhof
    Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of General Pediatrics, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e90847. 2014
  6. pmc Clinical prediction model to aid emergency doctors managing febrile children at risk of serious bacterial infections: diagnostic study
    Ruud G Nijman
    Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 346:f1706. 2013
  7. pmc How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Children with fever and cough at emergency care: diagnostic accuracy of a clinical model to identify children at low risk of pneumonia
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Department of Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:273-80. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Barriers to translating diagnostic research in febrile children to clinical practice: a systematic review
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Pediatric Ambulatory Care, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 97:667-72. 2012
  10. pmc Functional abdominal complaints in pre-school children: parental reports of health-related quality of life
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 19:363-9. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint The EQ-5D and the Health Utilities Index for permanent sequelae after meningitis: a head-to-head comparison
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:791-9. 2002
    ..This may be different in a cost-utility analysis of therapeutic strategies. Hence, sensitivity analysis to quality weights is recommended...
  2. ncbi request reprint Parental reports of health-related quality of life in young children with neurofibromatosis type 1: influence of condition specific determinants
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, ErasmusMC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 151:182-6, 186.e1-2. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Health-related quality of life in preschool children in five health conditions
    A T Spuijbroek
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:779-86. 2011
    ..To test the responsiveness of the Infant/Toddler Quality of Life Questionnaire (ITQOL) to five health conditions. In addition, to evaluate the impact of the child's age and gender on the ITQOL domain scores...
  4. pmc Derivation and validation of age and temperature specific reference values and centile charts to predict lower respiratory tract infection in children with fever: prospective observational study
    R G Nijman
    Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 345:e4224. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc The predictive value of the NICE "red traffic lights" in acutely ill children
    Evelien Kerkhof
    Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of General Pediatrics, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e90847. 2014
    ..We aimed to validate the predictive rule-in value of the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) most severe alarming signs or symptoms to identify SI in children...
  6. pmc Clinical prediction model to aid emergency doctors managing febrile children at risk of serious bacterial infections: diagnostic study
    Ruud G Nijman
    Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 346:f1706. 2013
    ..To derive, cross validate, and externally validate a clinical prediction model that assesses the risks of different serious bacterial infections in children with fever at the emergency department...
  7. pmc How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
    ..We aimed to examine the diagnostic accuracy of these rules in multiple ambulatory care populations in Europe...
  8. doi request reprint Children with fever and cough at emergency care: diagnostic accuracy of a clinical model to identify children at low risk of pneumonia
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Department of Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Emerg Med 20:273-80. 2013
    ..To develop and validate a prediction model for the early identification of children with pneumonia in emergency care settings...
  9. doi request reprint Barriers to translating diagnostic research in febrile children to clinical practice: a systematic review
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Pediatric Ambulatory Care, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 97:667-72. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to discuss the problems and challenges in advancing diagnostic research in febrile children...
  10. pmc Functional abdominal complaints in pre-school children: parental reports of health-related quality of life
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 19:363-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the influence of functional abdominal complaints (FAC) on health-related quality of life in a group of Dutch pre-school children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic research on routine care data: prospects and problems
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Sophia Children s Hospital, Outpatient Department of Pediatrics, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Room Sh 2015, Rotterdam 3015 GJ, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:501-6. 2003
    ..All this could contribute to more frequent and appropriate use of routine care data in diagnostic research. The discussed methods to overcome the above problems may well be similarly useful to prospective diagnostic studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life of pre-school children with wheezing illness
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:993-1000. 2006
    ..The scale scores were sensitive to age, co morbidity, socio-economic situation, and disease severity...
  13. ncbi request reprint A diagnostic decision rule for management of children with meningeal signs
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Department of General Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:109-16. 2004
    ..This diagnostic decision rule is a valuable tool for the clinician when deciding to treat these children for bacterial meningitis and thus improving their management...
  14. ncbi request reprint [A diagnostic decision rule for managing children with signs of meningeal irritation]
    R Oostenbrink
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, afd Algemene Kindergeneeskunde, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1357-61. 2003
    ..To develop a diagnostic decision rule based on clinical features to predict the risk of bacterial meningitis in children with signs of meningeal irritation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Signs of meningeal irritation at the emergency department: how often bacterial meningitis?
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:161-4. 2001
    ..In this study, we described the final diagnoses in children with signs of meningeal irritation, and we assessed the frequency of bacterial meningitis related to specific signs of meningeal irritation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in children with neurofibromatosis type 1: contribution of demographic factors, disease-related factors, and behavior
    Lianne C Krab
    NF1 CoRe Team Cognitive Research Team, Department of General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:420-5, 425.e1. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Prediction of vesico-ureteric reflux in childhood urinary tract infection: a multivariate approach
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 89:806-10. 2000
    ..69-0.87). This prediction model identified 12% (95% CI: 7-18) of the patients without VUR without missing one case of VUR. If we used VUR > or = grade 3 as a threshold, the model assessed VUR to be absent in 34% (95% CI: 26-42)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of bacterial meningitis in children with meningeal signs: reduction of lumbar punctures
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 90:611-7. 2001
    ..95. Without missing a single case, this final model identified 99 patients (35%) without bacterial meningitis. Validation on 74 consecutive patients in 3 subsequent years (1996-1998) yielded similar results...
  19. ncbi request reprint Early prediction of neurological sequelae or death after bacterial meningitis
    R Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 91:391-8. 2002
    ..87 (95% confidence interval: 0.78-0.96), which was not improved by adding other characteristics. A score including these independent predictors could classify patients into categories with increasing risk for an adverse outcome...
  20. pmc Reliability and validity of the Infant and Toddler Quality of Life Questionnaire (ITQOL) in a general population and respiratory disease sample
    Hein Raat
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Rotterdam, ZH, 3000, CA, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:445-60. 2007
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Impact of von Willebrand disease on health-related quality of life in a pediatric population
    E M de Wee
    Hematology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 9:502-9. 2011
    ..Von Willebrand disease (VWD) is the most frequent inherited bleeding disorder. Whether VWD is associated with health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) in children is unknown...
  22. ncbi request reprint Parental fever attitude and management: influence of parental ethnicity and child's age
    Ruud G Nijman
    Department of Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:339-42. 2010
    ..The objective was to study parental fever management and attitude toward fever from the perspective of the child's ethnicity and age...
  23. ncbi request reprint Children with meningeal signs: predicting who needs empiric antibiotic treatment
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Outpatient Department of Pediatrics, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1189-94. 2002
    ..Since delayed diagnosis and treatment of bacterial meningitis worsens patient prognosis, clinicians have a low threshold to perform a lumbar puncture or to start empiric antibiotic treatment in patients suspected of having meningitis...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Guideline for febrile children in the hospital setting; relevance for general practitioners and paediatricians]
    Ruud G Nijman
    Erasmus MC Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, afd Algemene Kindergeneeskunde, Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 158:A7331. 2014
    ..Children with red alarm symptoms or highly elevated inflammatory markers deserve clinical observation. In children < 3 months, empirical parenteral antibiotic treatment is also indicated...
  25. doi request reprint Can urgency classification of the Manchester triage system predict serious bacterial infections in febrile children?
    Ruud G Nijman
    Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 96:715-22. 2011
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Validating and updating a prediction rule for neurological sequelae after childhood bacterial meningitis
    Cornelis J Biesheuvel
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, and Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:19-26. 2006
    ..01. The updated prediction rule showed adequate performance in the combined data sets; the ROC area was 0.77 (95% CI 0.72-0.82). Further study of the generalizability of this updated rule may stimulate application in clinical practice...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sequelae after bacterial meningitis in childhood
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:379-82. 2002
    ..Children with bacterial meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and those with acute focal neurological symptoms tended to have the worst prognosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictive model for childhood meningitis
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1070-1. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost-utility analysis of patient care in children with meningeal signs
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital and University Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 18:485-96. 2002
    ..Using this model, we determined in a cost-utility analysis the consequences for society of different diagnostic strategies in terms of quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) and costs...
  30. ncbi request reprint Application of a diagnostic decision rule in children with meningeal signs: a cost-minimization study
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:698-704. 2003
    ..In this study, we estimated cost savings of the rule compared with current practice...