Peter Lucassen

Summary

Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Systematic review of the occurrence of infantile colic in the community
    P L Lucassen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 84:398-403. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences between excessively crying infants and normal infants. A case-control study
    P L Lucassen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 9:25-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Practice guideline 'Medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) and somatoform disorders': a step in the right direction]
    Peter L B J Lucassen
    Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen Medisch Centrum, Afd Eerstelijnsgeneeskunde, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3278. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The quality dilemma
    Peter Lucassen
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Department of General Practice, PO Box 9101, afd 117, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Diabetes 1:107-10. 2007
  5. pmc Detecting somatoform disorders in primary care with the PHQ-15
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500 MB, The Netherlands
    Ann Fam Med 7:232-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: a cost-effectiveness study
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 74:197-205. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The risk for depression comorbidity in patients with COPD
    Lisette van den Bemt
    Department of General Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Chest 135:108-14. 2009
  8. pmc Depressive disorder in the last phase of life in patients with cardiovascular disease, cancer, and COPD: data from a 20-year follow-up period in general practice
    Franca Warmenhoven
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e303-8. 2013
  9. pmc Prescribing ANtiDepressants Appropriately (PANDA): a cluster randomized controlled trial in primary care
    Esther Muskens
    Department of Psychiatry, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 14:6. 2013
  10. pmc Brief cognitive behavioral therapy compared to general practitioners care for depression in primary care: a randomized trial
    Kim D Baas
    Department of Psychiatry, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 11:96. 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Systematic review of the occurrence of infantile colic in the community
    P L Lucassen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 84:398-403. 2001
    ..To assess the occurrence of infantile colic in the community and the need for professional help; and to study the influences of potential determinants of infantile colic...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences between excessively crying infants and normal infants. A case-control study
    P L Lucassen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 9:25-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint [Practice guideline 'Medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) and somatoform disorders': a step in the right direction]
    Peter L B J Lucassen
    Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen Medisch Centrum, Afd Eerstelijnsgeneeskunde, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3278. 2011
    ..Secondly, the value of screening for depression or an anxiety disorder as a secondary step in primary care is doubtful...
  4. doi request reprint The quality dilemma
    Peter Lucassen
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Department of General Practice, PO Box 9101, afd 117, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Diabetes 1:107-10. 2007
    ..Finally, measurement of quality indicators is complicated and time consuming. Physicians should be aware of the drawbacks of quality measurement and of the poor effects of quality improvement strategies on patient outcomes...
  5. pmc Detecting somatoform disorders in primary care with the PHQ-15
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500 MB, The Netherlands
    Ann Fam Med 7:232-8. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: a cost-effectiveness study
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 74:197-205. 2013
    ..Our aim was to assess cost-effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) compared with enhanced usual care (EUC) in treating patients with persistent medically unexplained symptoms(MUS)...
  7. doi request reprint The risk for depression comorbidity in patients with COPD
    Lisette van den Bemt
    Department of General Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Chest 135:108-14. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the risk for physician-diagnosed depression in patients with COPD, patients with diabetes mellitus (DM), and control subjects without chronic conditions...
  8. pmc Depressive disorder in the last phase of life in patients with cardiovascular disease, cancer, and COPD: data from a 20-year follow-up period in general practice
    Franca Warmenhoven
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 63:e303-8. 2013
    ..The prevalence of depression is widely varying in previous studies due to the use of different terminology, classification, and assessment methods...
  9. pmc Prescribing ANtiDepressants Appropriately (PANDA): a cluster randomized controlled trial in primary care
    Esther Muskens
    Department of Psychiatry, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 14:6. 2013
    ..Inappropriate use of antidepressants (AD), defined as either continuation in the absence of a proper indication or continuation despite the lack of therapeutic efficacy, applies to approximately half of all long term AD users...
  10. pmc Brief cognitive behavioral therapy compared to general practitioners care for depression in primary care: a randomized trial
    Kim D Baas
    Department of Psychiatry, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 11:96. 2010
    ..Research has shown that many patients prefer psychological treatments to pharmacotherapy, however, it remains unclear which treatment is most optimal for depressive patients in primary care...
  11. doi request reprint Mental health problems and the presentation of minor illnesses: data from a 30-year follow-up in general practice
    Tim Olde Hartman
    Department of General Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 14:38-43. 2008
    ..Therefore, we expect that patients with mental health problems are more likely to present with minor illnesses to the general practitioner...
  12. doi request reprint Screening for depression in high-risk groups: prospective cohort study in general practice
    Kim D Baas
    Department of Psychiatry, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 194:399-403. 2009
    ..Currently only about half of the people who have major depressive disorder are detected during regular health care. Screening in high-risk groups might be a possible solution...
  13. doi request reprint Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for patients with medically unexplained symptoms: a randomized controlled trial
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands h vanravesteijn psy umcn nl
    Psychother Psychosom 82:299-310. 2013
    ..There is a need for acceptable and effective treatments. We assessed the acceptability and effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) for patients with persistent medically unexplained symptoms...
  14. doi request reprint An overview of 19 instruments assessing the doctor-patient relationship: different models or concepts are used
    Rhona M Eveleigh
    Department of Primary and Community Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:10-5. 2012
    ..The large variety makes it difficult to compare results of different studies and choose an instrument for future research. This review aims to provide an overview of the existing instruments assessing the doctor-patient relationship...
  15. doi request reprint Development and validation of quality indicators for dementia diagnosis and management in a primary care setting
    Marieke Perry
    Geriatric Medicine, 925, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:557-63. 2010
    ..To construct a set of quality indicators (QIs) for dementia diagnosis and management in a primary care setting...
  16. ncbi request reprint GPs' experiences with loneliness
    Hiske Van Ravesteijn
    Department of Primary Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Aust Fam Physician 37:973-6. 2008
    ..Loneliness has a negative influence on health. General practitioners are confronted with lonely patients in their daily practice, but there is little information about how GPs deal with loneliness...
  17. doi request reprint The accuracy of Patient Health Questionnaire-9 in detecting depression and measuring depression severity in high-risk groups in primary care
    Karin Wittkampf
    Department of General Practice, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:451-9. 2009
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Comment on 'Pain patients in a randomized trial did not show a significant effect of a positive consultation'
    Peter Lucassen
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:868; author reply 868-9. 2006