N J A van Exel

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Respite care--an explorative study of demand and use in Dutch informal caregivers
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management and Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 78:194-208. 2006
  2. ncbi "Everyone dies, so you might as well have fun!" Attitudes of Dutch youths about their health lifestyle
    N J A van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 63:2628-39. 2006
  3. doi Give me a break! Informal caregiver attitudes towards respite care
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 88:73-87. 2008
  4. ncbi Medical consumption and costs during a one-year follow-up of patients with LUTS suggestive of BPH in six european countries: report of the TRIUMPH study
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 49:92-102. 2006
  5. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of integrated stroke services
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    QJM 98:415-25. 2005
  6. ncbi The invisible hands made visible: recognizing the value of informal care in healthcare decision-making
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management, and Institute for Medical Technology Assessment Office L4 125, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:557-61. 2008
  7. ncbi Care for a break? An investigation of informal caregivers' attitudes toward respite care using Q-methodology
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 83:332-42. 2007
  8. pmc "My lung disease won't go away, it's there to stay": profiles of adaptation to functional limitations in workers with asthma and COPD
    C R L Boot
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Nijmegen, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Occup Rehabil 19:284-92. 2009
  9. ncbi Burden of informal caregiving for stroke patients. Identification of caregivers at risk of adverse health effects
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:11-7. 2005
  10. ncbi The desire for support and respite care: preferences of Dutch informal caregivers
    M A Koopmanschap
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 68:309-20. 2004

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Respite care--an explorative study of demand and use in Dutch informal caregivers
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management and Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 78:194-208. 2006
    ..Improvements are possible in terms of information provision and focus on combined caregiver-care recipient needs and desires. More research is needed into the (cost-)effectiveness of respite care...
  2. ncbi "Everyone dies, so you might as well have fun!" Attitudes of Dutch youths about their health lifestyle
    N J A van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 63:2628-39. 2006
    ..Only one of the five health lifestyle attitudes identified combines healthy eating and exercising behaviour. Most youths appear to have little knowledge and many questions regarding health and overweightness...
  3. doi Give me a break! Informal caregiver attitudes towards respite care
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 88:73-87. 2008
    ..To throw light on this low usage, this paper explores the associations between attitudes towards respite care, characteristics of the care giving situation, and the need and use of respite care...
  4. ncbi Medical consumption and costs during a one-year follow-up of patients with LUTS suggestive of BPH in six european countries: report of the TRIUMPH study
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 49:92-102. 2006
    ..To determine the medical consumption and associated treatment costs of patients with LUTS suggestive of BPH...
  5. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of integrated stroke services
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment iMTA, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    QJM 98:415-25. 2005
    ..Randomized trials have shown that integrating services for acute stroke care may lead to organizational improvements, higher efficiency and better patient outcomes in the acute phase...
  6. ncbi The invisible hands made visible: recognizing the value of informal care in healthcare decision-making
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management, and Institute for Medical Technology Assessment Office L4 125, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 8:557-61. 2008
    ..Decision-makers in healthcare - and eventually families and patients - would be helped by more uniformity in methods...
  7. ncbi Care for a break? An investigation of informal caregivers' attitudes toward respite care using Q-methodology
    Job van Exel
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 83:332-42. 2007
    ..To investigate informal caregivers' attitudes toward respite care...
  8. pmc "My lung disease won't go away, it's there to stay": profiles of adaptation to functional limitations in workers with asthma and COPD
    C R L Boot
    Department of Primary Care and Public Health Nijmegen, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Occup Rehabil 19:284-92. 2009
    ..e., the way in which employees cope with limitations resulting from their disease) is associated with sick leave. Our aim was to investigate signs of adequate or inadequate adaptation in employees with asthma and COPD...
  9. ncbi Burden of informal caregiving for stroke patients. Identification of caregivers at risk of adverse health effects
    N J A van Exel
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 19:11-7. 2005
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  10. ncbi The desire for support and respite care: preferences of Dutch informal caregivers
    M A Koopmanschap
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 68:309-20. 2004
    ..Especially, the subjective burden of caregiving is important, whereas the number of caregiving tasks and the time invested (objective burden) hardly affect the desire for support and respite care...
  11. doi How employment support and social integration programmes are viewed by the intellectually disabled
    J M Cramm
    Erasmus MC, Institute of Health Policy and Management, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Disabil Res 53:512-20. 2009
    ..Supported employment is intended to facilitate and promote participation and integration of intellectually disabled citizens in society. This study investigated their view of the programme...
  12. ncbi Productivity costs before and after absence from work: as important as common?
    W B F Brouwer
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 61:173-87. 2002
    ..Current productivity costs estimates based solely on absence data may, therefore, underestimate real productivity costs. Compensation mechanisms in firms may reduce the underestimation...
  13. ncbi The CarerQol instrument: a new instrument to measure care-related quality of life of informal caregivers for use in economic evaluations
    W B F Brouwer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 15:1005-21. 2006
    ..The CarerQol seems a promising new instrument to register the impact of informal caregivers in economic evaluations...
  14. ncbi Assessment of post-stroke quality of life in cost-effectiveness studies: the usefulness of the Barthel Index and the EuroQoL-5D
    N J A van Exel
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 13:427-33. 2004
    ..05. Independent patients (BI 20) get a HRQoL is 0.75, which corresponds to the general population reference score for our sample. BI scores may be used as proxy for HRQoL in case of missing values on EuroQoL-5D...
  15. doi Some pain, no gain: experiences with the no-claim rebate in the Dutch health care system
    J Holland
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, and KPMG Business Performance Services, Public Sector, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Health Econ Policy Law 4:405-24. 2009
    ..A small majority of respondents considered the no-claim rebate to be unfair. Finally, we briefly discuss why in 2008 the no-claim rebate was replaced by a mandatory deductible...
  16. pmc Balancing equity and efficiency in the Dutch basic benefits package using the principle of proportional shortfall
    E J van de Wetering
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment and Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 14:107-15. 2013
    ..The article thus has relevance to all countries struggling with the formalization of equity concerns for priority setting...
  17. doi Willingness to pay for a quality-adjusted life-year: the individual perspective
    Ana Bobinac
    Department of Health Policy and Management and Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Value Health 13:1046-55. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to elicit the individual willingness to pay (WTP) for a quality-adjusted life-year (QALY)...