Yvonne M Drewes

Summary

Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Disciplinary proceedings on screening and preventive diagnostics]
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A233. 2009
  2. pmc GPs' perspectives on preventive care for older people: a focus group study
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e765-72. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of appropriateness of screening community-dwelling older people to prevent functional decline
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care Postzone V0 P, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:42-50. 2012
  4. pmc The effect of cognitive impairment on the predictive value of multimorbidity for the increase in disability in the oldest old: the Leiden 85-plus Study
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 40:352-7. 2011
  5. pmc Prognostic value of cardiovascular disease status: the Leiden 85-plus study
    Petra G van Peet
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Postzone V0 P, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Age (Dordr) 35:1433-44. 2013
  6. pmc NT-proBNP best predictor of cardiovascular events and cardiovascular mortality in secondary prevention in very old age: the Leiden 85-plus Study
    Petra G van Peet
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e81400. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Homocysteine levels and treatment effect in the prospective study of pravastatin in the elderly at risk
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:213-21. 2014

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint [Disciplinary proceedings on screening and preventive diagnostics]
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A233. 2009
    ..To gain insight into the disciplinary verdicts on screening and preventive diagnostics and their contribution to the professional standard...
  2. pmc GPs' perspectives on preventive care for older people: a focus group study
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 62:e765-72. 2012
    ..Preventive care traditionally aims to prevent diseases or injuries. For older people, different aims of prevention, such as maintenance of independence and wellbeing, are increasingly important...
  3. doi request reprint Assessment of appropriateness of screening community-dwelling older people to prevent functional decline
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care Postzone V0 P, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:42-50. 2012
    ..To identify appropriate screening conditions, stratified according to age and vulnerability, to prevent functional decline in older people...
  4. pmc The effect of cognitive impairment on the predictive value of multimorbidity for the increase in disability in the oldest old: the Leiden 85-plus Study
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 40:352-7. 2011
    ..prevention of disability is an important aim of healthcare for older persons. Selection of persons at risk is a first crucial step in this process...
  5. pmc Prognostic value of cardiovascular disease status: the Leiden 85-plus study
    Petra G van Peet
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Postzone V0 P, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Age (Dordr) 35:1433-44. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc NT-proBNP best predictor of cardiovascular events and cardiovascular mortality in secondary prevention in very old age: the Leiden 85-plus Study
    Petra G van Peet
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e81400. 2013
    ..In the aging population cardiovascular disease (CVD) is highly prevalent. Identification of very old persons at high risk of recurrent CVD is difficult, since traditional risk markers loose predictive value with age...
  7. doi request reprint Homocysteine levels and treatment effect in the prospective study of pravastatin in the elderly at risk
    Yvonne M Drewes
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:213-21. 2014
    ..To assess the effect of preventive pravastatin treatment on coronary heart disease (CHD) morbidity and mortality in older persons at risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD), stratified according to plasma levels of homocysteine...