R M A Houben

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Health care providers' attitudes and beliefs towards common low back pain: factor structure and psychometric properties of the HC-PAIRS
    Ruud M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin J Pain 20:37-44. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Health care providers' orientations towards common low back pain predict perceived harmfulness of physical activities and recommendations regarding return to normal activity
    Ruud M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 9:173-83. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Do health care providers' attitudes towards back pain predict their treatment recommendations? Differential predictive validity of implicit and explicit attitude measures
    R M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Research Institute Experimental Psychopathology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pain 114:491-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Fear of movement/injury in the general population: factor structure and psychometric properties of an adapted version of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia
    R M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 28:415-24. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Screening Inventory of Psychosocial Problems (SIPP) in Dutch cancer patients treated with radiotherapy
    A P B M Braeken
    Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 20:305-14. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Pain-related fear in low back pain: a prospective study in the general population
    Maaike Leeuw
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 11:256-66. 2007
  7. pmc The effectiveness of the Screening Inventory of Psychosocial Problems (SIPP) in cancer patients treated with radiotherapy: design of a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Anna P B M Braeken
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 9:177. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Dutch version of the Mental Adjustment to Cancer scale in Dutch cancer patients
    Anna P B M Braeken
    Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 19:742-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Compliance to technical guidelines for radiotherapy treatment in relation to patient safety
    Pascale A M Simons
    Maastro Clinic, Dr Tanslaan 12, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:187-93. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Health care providers' attitudes and beliefs towards common low back pain: factor structure and psychometric properties of the HC-PAIRS
    Ruud M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin J Pain 20:37-44. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the ability of the HC-PAIRS to serve as a predictor for work and activity recommendations of paramedical health care providers was examined...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health care providers' orientations towards common low back pain predict perceived harmfulness of physical activities and recommendations regarding return to normal activity
    Ruud M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 9:173-83. 2005
    ..Regression analyses revealed that both factors were consistent predictors of judgements of the harmfulness of physical activities (PHODA) and of recommendations for return to work and normal activity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do health care providers' attitudes towards back pain predict their treatment recommendations? Differential predictive validity of implicit and explicit attitude measures
    R M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Research Institute Experimental Psychopathology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pain 114:491-8. 2005
    ..However, both were differentially related to treatment recommendations. The implications of the differential predictive value of implicit and explicit attitude measures for treatment behaviour are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fear of movement/injury in the general population: factor structure and psychometric properties of an adapted version of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia
    R M A Houben
    Department of Medical, Clinical, and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 28:415-24. 2005
    ..For both groups the TSK-G appeared to consist of one, internally consistent, factor of 12 items. The one-factor TSK-G also appeared valid after comparison with scores on measures of catastrophizing and general health status...
  5. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Screening Inventory of Psychosocial Problems (SIPP) in Dutch cancer patients treated with radiotherapy
    A P B M Braeken
    Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 20:305-14. 2011
    ..Due to its convenient format, the SIPP may easily be used to assess psychosocial distress in cancer patients as a routine part of the clinical consultation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pain-related fear in low back pain: a prospective study in the general population
    Maaike Leeuw
    Department of Medical, Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pain 11:256-66. 2007
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  7. pmc The effectiveness of the Screening Inventory of Psychosocial Problems (SIPP) in cancer patients treated with radiotherapy: design of a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Anna P B M Braeken
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Cancer 9:177. 2009
    ..This paper presents the design of a cluster randomised controlled trial (CRCT) evaluating the effectiveness of using the SIPP in cancer patients treated with radiotherapy...
  8. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Dutch version of the Mental Adjustment to Cancer scale in Dutch cancer patients
    Anna P B M Braeken
    Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care and Nursing Science, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 19:742-9. 2010
    ..In this study, the psychometric properties of the original five subscales and the two recently proposed summary scales of the Mental Adjustment to Cancer (MAC) scale were examined in Dutch cancer patients...
  9. doi request reprint Compliance to technical guidelines for radiotherapy treatment in relation to patient safety
    Pascale A M Simons
    Maastro Clinic, Dr Tanslaan 12, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:187-93. 2010
    ..To determine the compliance of radiation technologists to technical guidelines in daily practice for radiotherapy treatment and whether there are differences in compliance across organizational units...