Peter J M Weijs

Summary

Affiliation: Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dioxin and dioxin-like PCB exposure of non-breastfed Dutch infants
    P J M Weijs
    Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Nutrition and Dietetics, Dr Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Chemosphere 64:1521-5. 2006
  2. pmc High beverage sugar as well as high animal protein intake at infancy may increase overweight risk at 8 years: a prospective longitudinal pilot study
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Sports and Nutrition, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 10:95. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in US and Dutch overweight and obese class I and II adults aged 18-65 y
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:959-70. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Validity of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in Belgian normal weight to morbid obese women
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 29:347-51. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Predictors for achieving protein and energy requirements in undernourished hospital patients
    Eva Leistra
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 30:484-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint More than 10% weight loss in head and neck cancer patients during radiotherapy is independently associated with deterioration in quality of life
    Jacqueline A E Langius
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Cancer 65:76-83. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Validation of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese adolescents
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1244-54. 2010
  8. doi request reprint High waste contributes to low food intake in hospitalized patients
    Marian A E van Bokhorst-de van der Schueren
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Clin Pract 27:274-80. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Optimizing energy and protein balance in the ICU
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:194-201. 2013
  10. pmc Malabsorption and nutritional balance in the ICU: fecal weight as a biomarker: a prospective observational pilot study
    Nicolette J Wierdsma
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:R264. 2011

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Dioxin and dioxin-like PCB exposure of non-breastfed Dutch infants
    P J M Weijs
    Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Nutrition and Dietetics, Dr Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Chemosphere 64:1521-5. 2006
    ..The percentage of formula-fed infants with an exposure exceeding the TDI of 2pg WHO-TEQ/kg bwxd was 5% at 5 months, 49% at 9 months and 64% at 12 months...
  2. pmc High beverage sugar as well as high animal protein intake at infancy may increase overweight risk at 8 years: a prospective longitudinal pilot study
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Sports and Nutrition, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 10:95. 2011
    ..Combined effects of early exposure to beverage sugar and animal protein and later life overweight risk have not been studied...
  3. ncbi request reprint Validity of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in US and Dutch overweight and obese class I and II adults aged 18-65 y
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:959-70. 2008
    ..Individual energy requirements of overweight and obese adults can often not be measured by indirect calorimetry...
  4. doi request reprint Validity of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in Belgian normal weight to morbid obese women
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 29:347-51. 2010
    ..To analyze which resting energy expenditure (REE) predictive equation is the best alternative for indirect calorimetry in Belgian normal weight to morbid obese women...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors for achieving protein and energy requirements in undernourished hospital patients
    Eva Leistra
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 30:484-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate predictors for achieving protein and energy requirements on the fourth day of admission in undernourished hospitalized patients...
  6. doi request reprint More than 10% weight loss in head and neck cancer patients during radiotherapy is independently associated with deterioration in quality of life
    Jacqueline A E Langius
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Cancer 65:76-83. 2013
    ..05). More than 10% weight loss during and directly after radiotherapy has a significant impact on social eating, social contact, and QOL in head and neck cancer patients...
  7. doi request reprint Validation of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in obese adolescents
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1244-54. 2010
    ..When the resting energy expenditure (REE) of overweight and obese adolescents cannot be measured by indirect calorimetry, it has to be predicted with an equation...
  8. doi request reprint High waste contributes to low food intake in hospitalized patients
    Marian A E van Bokhorst-de van der Schueren
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr Clin Pract 27:274-80. 2012
    ..To better understand the reasons for inadequate nutrition intake, this study describes patient satisfaction, food provision, food intake, and waste of hospital meals...
  9. doi request reprint Optimizing energy and protein balance in the ICU
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 16:194-201. 2013
    ..Most ICU patients around the world appear to be poorly fed...
  10. pmc Malabsorption and nutritional balance in the ICU: fecal weight as a biomarker: a prospective observational pilot study
    Nicolette J Wierdsma
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 15:R264. 2011
    ..We aimed to validate the diagnostic accuracy of fecal weight as a biomarker for fecal loss and additionally to assess fecal macronutrient contents and intestinal absorption capacity in ICU patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of predictive equations for resting energy expenditure in adult outpatients and inpatients
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 27:150-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze which resting energy expenditure (REE) predictive equation was the best alternative to indirect calorimetry in adult patients...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence of undernutrition in Dutch hospital outpatients
    Eva Leistra
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Intern Med 20:509-13. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of undernutrition in hospital outpatients in the Netherlands, to determine high risk departments, and to determine the percentage of patients receiving dietetic treatment...
  13. pmc Self-reported screen time and cardiometabolic risk in obese Dutch adolescents
    Teatske M Altenburg
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e53333. 2012
    ..We examined the association between screen time (TV and computer time) and cardiometabolic risk in obese Dutch adolescents...
  14. doi request reprint Resting energy expenditure in head and neck cancer patients before and during radiotherapy
    Jacqueline A E Langius
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 31:549-54. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate hypermetabolism before radiotherapy, and changes in resting energy expenditure (REE) in HNC patients during radiotherapy...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of the PRo-active Interdisciplinary Self-MAnagement (PRISMA, Dutch DESMOND) program on dietary intake in type 2 diabetes outpatients: a pilot study
    Anke J Leibbrandt
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 29:199-205. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect on dietary intake of the PRo-active Interdisciplinary Self-MAnagement (PRISMA) program, developed analogous to DESMOND, in overweight type 2 diabetes patients...
  16. pmc Go4it; study design of a randomised controlled trial and economic evaluation of a multidisciplinary group intervention for obese adolescents for prevention of diabetes mellitus type 2
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Dept, of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:410. 2008
    ..Therefore, it is very important that programs aiming at the prevention of type 2 diabetes of obese adolescents are developed and evaluated...
  17. pmc Effect of the Go4it multidisciplinary group treatment for obese adolescents on health related quality of life: a randomised controlled trial
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam, HV 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:939. 2013
    ..This study examined the effect of Go4it on Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL)...
  18. doi request reprint Optimal protein and energy nutrition decreases mortality in mechanically ventilated, critically ill patients: a prospective observational cohort study
    Peter J M Weijs
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 36:60-8. 2012
    ..Optimal nutrition for patients in the intensive care unit has been proposed to be the provision of energy as determined by indirect calorimetry and the provision of protein of at least 1.2 g/kg...
  19. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided support improves early and adequate delivery of nutrients in the ICU
    R J M Strack van Schijndel
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 67:388-93. 2009
    ..As external indicator for adequacy of nutritional therapy, the percentage of malnourished patients who reach at least 1.2 grams of protein on day 4 after admission was chosen by the Netherlands Health Care Inspectorate...