Anton Jm de Craen

Summary

Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of systematic reviews indicated low incorpororation of results from clinical trial quality assessment
    Anton J M de Craen
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:311-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Placebo effect in the acute treatment of migraine: subcutaneous placebos are better than oral placebos
    A J de Craen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 247:183-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Assistive devices and community-based services among 85-year-old community-dwelling elderly in The Netherlands: ownership, use, and need for intervention
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 1:199-203. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [The use of age as a variable in clinical research]
    A J M de Craen
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Ouderengeneeskunde, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2958-63. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal mood variation in the elderly: the Leiden 85-plus study
    Anton J M de Craen
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:269-73. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use and risk of dementia
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 9600, Leiden 2300 RC, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 161:114-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [The prioritisation of genetic screening with primary haemochromatosis as an example]
    A J de Craen
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Algemene Interne Geneeskunde, Sectie Gerontologie en Geriatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1442-5. 2003
  8. pmc Prevalence of five common clinical abnormalities in very elderly people: population based cross sectional study
    A J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, Netherlands
    BMJ 327:131-2. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the 15-item geriatric depression scale (GDS-15) in a community sample of the oldest old
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:63-6. 2003
  10. pmc Adverse environmental conditions influence age-related innate immune responsiveness
    Linda May
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Immun Ageing 6:7. 2009

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of systematic reviews indicated low incorpororation of results from clinical trial quality assessment
    Anton J M de Craen
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:311-3. 2005
    ..We investigated the frequency of quality assessment of randomized controlled trials within systematic reviews and the incorporation of the quality assessment in the analysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Placebo effect in the acute treatment of migraine: subcutaneous placebos are better than oral placebos
    A J de Craen
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 247:183-8. 2000
    ..The interpreting of placebo-controlled trial results must therefore consider that the effect in the drug arm of the trial depends in part on the route of administration...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assistive devices and community-based services among 85-year-old community-dwelling elderly in The Netherlands: ownership, use, and need for intervention
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 1:199-203. 2006
    ..To assess the home-situation of the oldest old regarding the ownership, use, and need for intervention of assistive devices and community-based services...
  4. ncbi request reprint [The use of age as a variable in clinical research]
    A J M de Craen
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Ouderengeneeskunde, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2958-63. 2005
    ..Mathematical adjustments for age in linear, logistic, and Cox regression is easy to carry out but their interpretation is often difficult. Adjusting for age is not always necessary...
  5. ncbi request reprint Seasonal mood variation in the elderly: the Leiden 85-plus study
    Anton J M de Craen
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:269-73. 2005
    ..The influence of seasonal changes on mood and behaviour is called seasonality. The prevalence of seasonality in elderly subjects is unknown...
  6. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use and risk of dementia
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 9600, Leiden 2300 RC, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 161:114-20. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [The prioritisation of genetic screening with primary haemochromatosis as an example]
    A J de Craen
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Algemene Interne Geneeskunde, Sectie Gerontologie en Geriatrie, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1442-5. 2003
    ..The 12 criteria of the Health Council of the Netherlands are still applicable. However, when taking a decision as to whether or not genetic screening is useful, we recommend that priority be given to the two primary criteria...
  8. pmc Prevalence of five common clinical abnormalities in very elderly people: population based cross sectional study
    A J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, Netherlands
    BMJ 327:131-2. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the 15-item geriatric depression scale (GDS-15) in a community sample of the oldest old
    Anton J M de Craen
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:63-6. 2003
    ..This might influence the sensitivity and specificity of the 15-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-15). Few studies, however, have included subjects older than 85 years to evaluate the GDS-15 as a screening instrument for depression...
  10. pmc Adverse environmental conditions influence age-related innate immune responsiveness
    Linda May
    Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Immun Ageing 6:7. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION-: We conclude that the decline in innate cytokine responses is an intrinsic ageing phenomenon, while pathogen exposure and/or selective survival drive pro-inflammatory responses under adverse living conditions...
  11. pmc Replication of LDL GWAs hits in PROSPER/PHASE as validation for future (pharmaco)genetic analyses
    Stella Trompet
    Department of Cardiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Genet 12:131. 2011
    ..In this report we first describe the rationale of the PROSPER/PHASE project and second show that the PROSPER/PHASE study can be used to study pharmacogenetics in the elderly...
  12. pmc Age determines the prognostic role of the cancer stem cell marker aldehyde dehydrogenase-1 in breast cancer
    J Sven D Mieog
    Department of Surgery, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 12:42. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the expression and the prognostic effect of the breast cancer stem cell marker aldehyde dehydrogenase-1 (ALDH1) in young and elderly breast cancer patients...