Paul L P Brand

Summary

Affiliation: Isala Klinieken
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Cow's milk allergy in infants: new insights]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3508. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids should be the first line of treatment for children with asthma
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 12:245-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Using communication skills to improve adherence in children with chronic disease: the adherence equation
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Centre Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:219-23. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effective follow-up consultations: the importance of patient-centered communication and shared decision making
    Paul L P Brand
    Consultant paediatrician for respiratory and allergic disease, Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands, and professor of Clinical Medical Education, UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen and University of Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:224-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treating asthma in children successfully: 10 tips]
    Paul Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5500. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The clinician's guide on monitoring children with asthma
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Centre and University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:119-25. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint [Interpretation and judgment formation influence evidence based guidelines]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A4595. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Evaluating the child with recurrent lower respiratory tract infections
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 13:135-8. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint [Guideline for imminent preterm birth: insufficient adherence and implementation]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10, 4000, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:359-61. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint ['Drops for allergy' in children: often applied, but not effective]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:241-2. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint [Cow's milk allergy in infants: new insights]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3508. 2011
    ..In the future, oral immunotherapy may be a promising new treatment for cow's milk allergy...
  2. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids should be the first line of treatment for children with asthma
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 12:245-9. 2011
    ..Because of their superior efficacy and excellent long-term efficacy and safety profile, inhaled corticosteroids are the treatment of first choice for the maintenance therapy of childhood asthma, irrespective of age or clinical phenotype...
  3. doi request reprint Using communication skills to improve adherence in children with chronic disease: the adherence equation
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Centre Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:219-23. 2013
    ..By applying these strategies, concordance between the child's family and the medical team can be achieved, resulting in optimal adherence to the jointly created treatment plan. ..
  4. doi request reprint Effective follow-up consultations: the importance of patient-centered communication and shared decision making
    Paul L P Brand
    Consultant paediatrician for respiratory and allergic disease, Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands, and professor of Clinical Medical Education, UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen and University of Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:224-8. 2013
    ..Shared decision making requires specific communication skills, which can be learned, and should be mastered through deliberate practice. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint [Treating asthma in children successfully: 10 tips]
    Paul Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5500. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The clinician's guide on monitoring children with asthma
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, University Medical Centre and University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 14:119-25. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Interpretation and judgment formation influence evidence based guidelines]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A4595. 2012
    ..If such views, convictions, and choices are stated explicitly (as is recommended in the GRADE methodology for developing guidelines), physicians are more likely to really follow the guidelines...
  8. doi request reprint Evaluating the child with recurrent lower respiratory tract infections
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 13:135-8. 2012
    ..A stepwise and pragmatic approach to evaluating children with recurrent lower respiratory tract infections is recommended...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Guideline for imminent preterm birth: insufficient adherence and implementation]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10, 4000, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:359-61. 2008
    ..In addition, no measures were taken to implement the guideline when it was published. This means that the usefulness of the finding that the guideline is poorly adhered to is limited...
  10. ncbi request reprint ['Drops for allergy' in children: often applied, but not effective]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:241-2. 2008
    ..Until results of well-designed studies become available, sublingual immunotherapy in children should not be used...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Persistent and serious lack of data on chronic disorders in Dutch children]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1222-4. 2007
    ..There is an even greater lack of studies on the impact of chronic disorders in childhood on quality of life and social and emotional well-being in later life...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary prevention of allergic disease in children: are current recommendations really based on good evidence?
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:475-9. 2007
    ..A cautious approach in advising interventions with hypoallergenic formulae to prevent allergy in high-risk infants is warranted...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Anaphylaxis: facts and fallacies]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:574-7. 2007
    ..When prescribing an epinephrine autoinjector, the patient and all caregivers should be instructed carefully in its correct use; referral to an allergist is recommended...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of food allergies in children]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2188-90. 2006
    ..5% of children but are more often regarded incorrectly as the cause of symptoms in young children. Therefore, a critical attitude is warranted when parents suspect that their child is allergic to one or more types of food...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Serious concerns regarding research linking cot death with child day care]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1361-4. 2008
    ..Whether or not day care is a risk factor for SIDS can only be evaluated by further and better designed studies. At present, there is no scientific basis to discourage day care for young children...
  16. doi request reprint Definition, assessment and treatment of wheezing disorders in preschool children: an evidence-based approach
    P L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 32:1096-110. 2008
    ..Large well-designed randomised controlled trials with clear descriptions of patients are needed to improve the present recommendations on the treatment of these common syndromes...
  17. doi request reprint Paediatrics in Vienna
    P L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 35:1172-8. 2010
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [Nitrogen monoxide monitoring not useful in children with asthma]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 154:A2746. 2010
    ..This illustrates that many recommendations in evidence-based guidelines are not firmly based on high-quality evidence, but on expert opinion alone. This calls for caution in using such guidelines as standards of care...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Supervising students according to the STAMPPOT method: efficient integration of patient care and clinical teaching]
    Paul L P Brand
    UMCG Postgraduate School of Medicine, Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A2702. 2011
    ..Clinical supervisors find the STAMPPOT method easy to learn; it is also highly appreciated by registrars and house officers as it helps them to better understand and improve their clinical diagnostic skills...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Dutch College of General Practitioners' practice guideline can be more firm--the food allergy test does not exist]
    Paul L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3104. 2011
    ..Oral food challenges are the gold standard of food allergy diagnosis; they should preferably be performed in a double-blind fashion...
  21. doi request reprint Ciclesonide in wheezy preschool children with a positive asthma predictive index or atopy
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Respir Med 105:1588-95. 2011
    ..Few large-scale studies have examined inhaled corticosteroid treatment in preschool children with recurrent wheeze. We assessed the effects of ciclesonide in preschool children with recurrent wheeze...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Allergy prevention is an illusion]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2087. 2006
    ..It is probable that only the mild forms of eczema are to a certain extent delayed. For the time being, therefore, the prevention of allergy is an illusion...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Inhalation corticosteroids and the growth of asthmatic children]
    P L Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 143:2041-5. 1999
    ..When growth is reduced by > 0.25 standard deviation score within 1 year, the use of ICS needs to be reconsidered. This decision can best be made by a paediatrician or after consulting one...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic image (248). A girl with swollen cheeks]
    P L P Brand
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2221. 2005
    ..Mumps was diagnosed in an 11-year-old girl with bilaterally swollen cheeks. She had received mumps-measles-rubella vaccine as an infant...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Nuchal rigidity in children: meningitis or not?]
    J S van Eeuwijk
    Isala Klinieken, locatie Weezenlanden, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:321-3. 2003
    ..Lumbar puncture should be performed when meningeal irritation is suspected. In children this can be identified using the Vincent test as well as the Kernig and Brudzinski tests...
  26. ncbi request reprint The "wandering needle"
    Paul L P Brand
    Department of Pediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 35:152-4. 2003
    ..We propose to reconfirm aspiration of a radiopaque foreign body by fluoroscopy shortly before commencing bronchoscopy...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Systematic review of the effects of therapy in infants with the KISS-syndrome (kinetic imbalance due to suboccipital strain)]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:703-7. 2005
    ..To establish the effects of manual therapy, chiropractic, or osteopathic treatment of the KISS-syndrome (kinetic imbalance due to suboccipital strain) in infants with positional preference, plagiocephaly, and colic...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Sudden infant death syndrome: the times are changing]
    P L P Brand
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1254-6. 2005
    ..Such associations should be examined in case-control studies before preventive advice can be given. The Dutch SIDS risk-factor studies are an example of how epidemiologic studies can have a great impact on public health...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Cough and malaise in young children due to allergic rhinoconjunctivitis]
    A Baatenburg de Jong
    Isala Klinieken, Postbus I0 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:1545-8. 2005
    ..In view of the availability of effective treatment options, it is important to recognise this condition in children who present with cough and malaise...
  30. pmc Usefulness of monitoring lung function in asthma
    P L P Brand
    Department of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 88:1021-5. 2003
    ..Monitoring of hyperresponsiveness and nitric oxide cannot be recommended for routine use at present. Clinical judgement and expiratory flow-volume loops remain the cornerstone of monitoring asthma in secondary care...
  31. ncbi request reprint Key issues in inhalation therapy in children
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:S27-32. 2005
    ..The Novolizer device, a new multidose dry powder inhaler (DPI), shows many of these characteristics making it potentially very suitable for children with asthma...
  32. ncbi request reprint Inhalation therapy in children with asthma
    P L Brand
    Department of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken Weezenlanden Hospital, GM Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Minerva Pediatr 52:137-42. 2000
    ..Because a reliable inhalation technique is the key to successful inhalation therapy, inhalation technique should be instructed carefully and checked repeatedly in every asthmatic child using an inhaler device...
  33. pmc Neurodevelopmental outcome of hypoglycaemia in healthy, large for gestational age, term newborns
    P L P Brand
    Department of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10500, 8000 GM Zwolle, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 90:78-81. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of transient hypoglycaemia on the first day of life in 75 healthy term large for gestational age (LGA) infants, born to non-diabetic mothers, on their neurodevelopmental outcome at the age of 4 years...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Adverse effects of a liberal diagnosis of 'food intolerance']
    P L Brand
    Isala Klinieken, locatie Weezenlanden, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 144:2290-2. 2000
    ..Therefore, when confronted with a young child with signs and symptoms that could be caused by food intolerance, other causes should be considered prior to focusing on the food intolerance...
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of handling and acceptability of two spacer devices in young children with asthma
    P L Brand
    Department of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 90:133-6. 2001
    ..These differences were statistically significant for all features, except for acceptability by the child. Conclusion: Two-thirds of parents prefer NebuChamber over Babyhaler for the treatment of their young asthmatic children...
  36. doi request reprint Preschool children with high adherence to inhaled corticosteroids for asthma do not show behavioural problems
    Wouter Quak
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 101:1156-60. 2012
    ..To assess prevalence of behavioural problems in preschool children with asthma with electronically verified exposure to inhaled corticosteroids (ICS)...
  37. doi request reprint Dysfunctional breathing in children with asthma: a rare but relevant comorbidity
    Eric P de Groot
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 41:1068-73. 2013
    ..The association between dysfunctional breathing and asthma control suggests that this may be a clinically relevant comorbidity in paediatric asthma...
  38. ncbi request reprint Variation of peak inspiratory flow through dry powder inhalers in children with stable and unstable asthma
    Arvid W A Kamps
    Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:65-70. 2004
    ..The variation of PIF through the Accuhaler and Turbohaler adapter was significantly greater for children < or =7 years of age and for patients experiencing moderate or severe symptoms of asthma...
  39. ncbi request reprint [What are the main problems with inhaled treatment in children?]
    Paul L P Brand
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala kinieken, Zwolle, Pays Bas
    Rev Pneumol Clin 61:3S25-8. 2005
  40. pmc Severe episodic viral wheeze in preschool children: High risk of asthma at age 5-10 years
    Lucie Kappelle
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000, GK, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 171:947-54. 2012
    ..Conclusion. Severe EVW at preschool age has a high risk of asthma at age 5-10 years, and this is reinforced by a positive family history of asthma and to elevated FeNO levels...
  41. doi request reprint Allergic rhinitis is associated with poor asthma control in children with asthma
    Eric P de Groot
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Thorax 67:582-7. 2012
    ..Asthma and allergic rhinitis are the two most common chronic disorders in childhood and adolescence. To date, no study has examined the impact of comorbid allergic rhinitis on asthma control in children...
  42. doi request reprint Sensitization patterns to food and inhalant allergens in childhood: a comparison of non-sensitized, monosensitized, and polysensitized children
    Adriana Baatenburg de Jong
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic Clinical Laboratory, Isala Klinieken, GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 22:166-71. 2011
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Is home spirometry useful in diagnosing asthma in children with nonspecific respiratory symptoms?
    Alwin F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:326-32. 2010
    ..Variation of lung function is considered to be a hallmark of asthma. Although guidelines recommend measuring it as a diagnostic tool for asthma, the usefulness of this approach has not been studied in children...
  44. ncbi request reprint Comparison between peak expiratory flow and FEV(1) measurements on a home spirometer and on a pneumotachograph in children with asthma
    Alwin F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:813-8. 2007
    ..We assessed the agreement in vivo between measurements of lung function on an electronic spirometer (Koko Peak Pro) and those obtained by the gold standard, a hospital lung function laboratory pneumotachograph...
  45. doi request reprint Disseminating educational innovations in health care practice: training versus social networks
    Erik Jippes
    Postgraduate School of Medicine, Wenckebach Institute, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:1509-17. 2010
    ..Further research is needed into the role and structure of social networks on the diffusion of innovations between departments and the various types of innovations involved...
  46. ncbi request reprint [The mini-clinical evaluation exercise: from 'judgement' to 'guidance']
    Peter M Boendermaker
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Postgraduate School of Medicine, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5587. 2013
    ..Because the particular value of the mini-CEX lies mainly in the repetition involved, we would like to replace the 'E' for 'evaluation' with the 'G' for 'guidance'...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Double-blind food challenges in a general hospital: useful and safe, but not without pitfalls]
    Cirsten J Oole-Groen
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5834. 2013
    ..To describe the results of double-blind placebo-controlled food challenges (DBPCFC) with cow's milk, hen's eggs, soy, peanuts and hazelnuts in a general hospital...
  48. doi request reprint Effect of an intranasal corticosteroid on exercise induced bronchoconstriction in asthmatic children
    Elin T G Kersten
    Department of Pediatrics, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 47:27-35. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether treatment of allergic rhinitis with an intranasal corticosteroid protects against EIB in asthmatic children...
  49. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of wheeze in Dutch infants in their first year of life
    Chantal A N Visser
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:149-56. 2010
    ..The strongest modifiable risk factor for wheeze in the first year of life is home dampness. Interventions to reduce home dampness to reduce wheeze in infancy should be examined...
  50. ncbi request reprint Bronchodilator response in asthmatic children is significantly reduced when measured immediately after methacholine challenge
    Arvid W A Kamps
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, Isala Klinieken Weezenlanden Hospital, PO Box 10500, Groot Wezenland 20, 8000 GM Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Asthma 39:737-41. 2002
    ..For practical reasons, we wondered whether it would be possible to obtain a reliable BDR immediately after completion of a methacholine challenge test. To this end, we compared BDR with and without a preceding methacholine challenge...
  51. doi request reprint High prevalence of sensitization to aeroallergens in children 4 yrs of age or younger with symptoms of allergic disease
    Adriana Baatenburg de Jong
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 20:735-40. 2009
    ..Sensitization to aeroallergens is common in preschool children with symptoms of allergic disease, and more common in boys than in girls. Screening tests for allergy in infants and toddlers should include inhalant allergens...
  52. doi request reprint Recurrent wheeze in children with Down syndrome: is it asthma?
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 100:e194-7. 2011
    ..To compare the prevalence of current wheeze in children with Down syndrome (DS), their siblings, and nonrelated population controls...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Testing for specific immunoglobulins E (IgE) in case of suspected allergy in children: the results in a laboratory for general practitioners and medical specialists]
    A Baatenburg de Jong
    Isala Klinieken, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2272-6. 2007
    ..To describe the results of allergic sensitization tests to food and inhalant allergens in children younger than 4 years of age and in older children...
  54. ncbi request reprint Home spirometry and asthma severity in children
    A F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10500, 8000 GM Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 28:1131-7. 2006
    ..This limits the usefulness of home spirometry in childhood asthma...
  55. doi request reprint Early discharge with tube feeding at home for preterm infants is associated with longer duration of breast feeding
    Z E Meerlo-Habing
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, Zwolle 8000 GK, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F294-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of early discharge with tube feeding of preterm infants under close supervision by paediatric nurse specialists on the duration of breast feeding...
  56. doi request reprint Comorbidities of asthma during childhood: possibly important, yet poorly studied
    E P de Groot
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, 8000 GK, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 36:671-8. 2010
    ..Further studies are urgently needed to identify the prevalence, and, more importantly, the effects of these comorbidities and their treatment on the degree of asthma control in children...
  57. doi request reprint Airway obstruction at time of symptoms prompting use of reliever therapy in children with asthma
    A F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 99:871-6. 2010
    ..Using home spirometry, we studied prospectively whether mild respiratory symptoms, prompting reliever therapy are accompanied by a clinically relevant drop in lung function in children with asthma...
  58. ncbi request reprint [Adherence in the case of chronic diseases: patient-centred approach is needed]
    Ted Klok
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A420. 2009
    ..e. shared decision-making about therapy by doctors and patients. Appropriately targeted interventions, such as motivational interviewing, may influence patient beliefs and improve adherence...
  59. doi request reprint Causes of recurrent pneumonia in children in a general hospital
    M F Paulien Hoving
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:E208-12. 2013
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Assessment of controversial pediatric asthma management options using GRADE
    Nicole Boluyt
    Department of Pediatrics, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 130:e658-68. 2012
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of infants admitted to hospital for persistent colic, and comparison with healthy infants
    Pieter Zwart
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 96:401-5. 2007
    ..To describe clinical characteristics of infants with colic admitted to hospital because of ongoing excessive crying (colic)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Risk of developing asthma in young children with atopic eczema: a systematic review
    Annelies E van der Hulst
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:565-9. 2007
    ..This belief is mainly based on cross-sectional population studies. Recent evidence suggests a more complex relationship between early eczema and asthma...
  63. pmc Outpatient management of childhood asthma by paediatrician or asthma nurse: randomised controlled study with one year follow up
    A W A Kamps
    Department of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Thorax 58:968-73. 2003
    ..Until now, care provided by asthma nurses has been additional to care provided by paediatricians. A study was undertaken to compare nurse led outpatient management of childhood asthma with follow up by a paediatrician...
  64. doi request reprint Reference values for peak flow and FEV1 variation in healthy schoolchildren using home spirometry
    A F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Clinics, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 32:1262-8. 2008
    ..Being the 95th percentiles of the distributions in healthy children, a peak flow variation of 12.3% and an forced expiratory volume in one second variation of 11.8% are suggested as cut-off values for disease when using home spirometry...
  65. ncbi request reprint [Increase in orders for specific IgE tests and more positive results in children in 1985-2003]
    A Baatenburg de Jong
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1779-83. 2008
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Asthma education and monitoring: what has been shown to work
    Alwin F J Brouwer
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Paediatr Respir Rev 9:193-9; quiz 199-200. 2008
    ..Therefore, further exploration of the patient's needs should be worthwhile...
  67. ncbi request reprint Impact of nurse-led outpatient management of children with asthma on healthcare resource utilisation and costs
    A W A Kamps
    Dept of Paediatrics, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 23:304-9. 2004
    ..1% lower for nurse-led outpatient management compared to traditional medical care. Nurse-led outpatient management of childhood asthma can be provided at a lower cost than medical care by paediatricians...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Weighing before and after feeding: an unreliable method for estimating milk intake in infants]
    O E M Savenije
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2718-22. 2007
    ..This study was designed to assess the reliability of test weighing in clinical practice, expressed as precision (scatter of measurements around the real value) and accuracy (the ability of a method to measure the real value)...
  69. ncbi request reprint [Atopic dermatitis in infants not caused by food allergy]
    M Wensink
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:4-9. 2008
    ..Only infants with acute allergic symptoms directly related to ingestion, i.e. urticaria and gastrointestinal symptoms, should be evaluated for food allergies by a double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenge...
  70. ncbi request reprint [The peak flow meter: limited role in the diagnosis and follow-up of children with asthma]
    A W A Kamps
    Isala Klinieken, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:842-6. 2002
    ..In isolated cases however, such as patients who poorly perceive a deterioration of their asthma, or when it is unclear what triggers asthmatic symptoms, the peak flow meter can be useful...
  71. doi request reprint Usefulness of the fluid balance: a randomised controlled trial in neonates
    Jolita Bekhof
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    J Paediatr Child Health 49:486-92. 2013
    ..To assess the effects of fluid balance charts in neonates with moderate disease severity on duration of hospitalisation and medical interventions...
  72. pmc Competency-based (CanMEDS) residency training programme in radiology: systematic design procedure, curriculum and success factors
    Erik Jippes
    Postgraduate School of Medicine, Wenckebach Institute, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 20:967-77. 2010
    ..Based on the CanMEDS framework and the European Training Charter for Clinical Radiology a new radiology curriculum was designed in the Netherlands. Both the development process and the resulting new curriculum are presented in this paper...
  73. pmc Clinical practice: Breastfeeding and the prevention of allergy
    C M Frank Kneepkens
    Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:911-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the allergy preventive effect of dietary interventions in infancy is limited. Counselling of future parents on allergy prevention should pay attention to these limitations...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Metformin in adolescents and adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus: not evidence-based]
    E A J M Angelien Spaans
    Isala Klinieken, Diabetescentrum, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3166. 2011
    ..We investigated whether there is evidence of the beneficial effect of the addition of metformin to insulin therapy in adolescents with DM1...
  75. pmc Accuracy and precision of test weighing to assess milk intake in newborn infants
    O E M Savenije
    Princess Amalia Children s Clinic, Isala Klinieken, PO Box 10400, 8000 GK Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 91:F330-2. 2006
    ..Test weighing is commonly used to estimate milk intake in newborn infants...
  76. doi request reprint Combination therapy salmeterol/fluticasone versus doubling dose of fluticasone in children with asthma
    Anna A P H Vaessen-Verberne
    Department of Pediatrics, Amphia Hospital, Breda, The Netherlands
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:1221-7. 2010
    ..For children with symptomatic asthma despite low to moderate doses of inhaled corticosteroids, evidence is still lacking whether to add a long-acting bronchodilator or to increase the dose of inhaled corticosteroids...
  77. ncbi request reprint Determinants of correct inhalation technique in children attending a hospital-based asthma clinic
    A W A Kamps
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology, Isala Klinieken Weezenlanden Hospital, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 91:159-63. 2002
    ..6, 95% CI 0.4-6.4; p = 0.54). The number of newly referred patients demonstrating a correct inhalation technique improved from 57.4% to 97.9% after three comprehensive instruction sessions...
  78. ncbi request reprint [Double-blind, placebo-controlled cow's milk challenge in children with alleged cow's milk allergies, performed in a general hospital: diagnosis rejected in two-thirds of the children]
    I C Hospers
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 400, 8000 GK Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:1292-7. 2006
    ..To present the results of double-blind, placebo-controlled food challenges with cow's milk in a general hospital...
  79. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic image (281). A girl with fever, a sore throat and a rash]
    J M P J Breur
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:1508. 2006
    ..Scarlet fever was diagnosed in a girl with high fever, a sore throat and exanthema marginatum...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Causes, treatment and clinical outcome in infants admitted because of excessive crying to the paediatric department of the Isala clinics, Zwolle, the Netherlands, 1997/'03]
    J E Nooitgedagt
    Isala Klinieken, Amalia Kinderafdeling, Postbus 10 500, 8000 GM Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:472-7. 2005
    ..Evaluation of the strategy of admitting excessively crying infants after no improvement is seen following measures taken by the family physician...
  81. pmc Allergic rhinoconjunctivitis in children
    Hans de Groot
    Section of Allergology, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 335:985-8. 2007
  82. pmc Test weighing for term and premature infants is an accurate procedure: author's reply
    Paul L P Brand
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 92:F328. 2007
  83. ncbi request reprint Normal lung function in children with mild to moderate persistent asthma well controlled by inhaled corticosteroids
    Adriana Baatenburg de Jong
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:280-2. 2006
  84. ncbi request reprint Central airways stenosis in school-aged children: differential diagnosis from asthma
    Paul L P Brand
    Acta Paediatr 92:266; author reply 267. 2003
  85. ncbi request reprint State of the evidence on acute asthma management in children: a critical appraisal of systematic reviews
    Nicole Boluyt
    Emma Children s Hospital Department of Pediatric Clinical Epidemiology, Room H3 145, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22700, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 120:1334-43. 2007
    ..Our goal was to evaluate clinical, methodologic, and reporting aspects of systematic reviews on the management of acute asthma in children...
  86. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human deoxyribonuclease in infants with respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis
    Ruben Boogaard
    Department of Pediatric Pulmonology, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Chest 131:788-95. 2007
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids for recurrent respiratory symptoms in preschool children in general practice: randomized controlled trial
    Siebrig Schokker
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, P O Box 196, 9700 AD Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 21:88-97. 2008
    ..Therefore, the role of ICS in the management of preschool children with recurrent respiratory symptoms is unclear. We assessed the effectiveness of ICS in preschool children with recurrent respiratory symptoms in general practice...