Willem J Verberk

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-measurement of blood pressure at home reduces the need for antihypertensive drugs: a randomized, controlled trial
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 50:1019-25. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence, causes, and consequences of masked hypertension: a meta-analysis
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 21:969-75. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Masked hypertension, a review of the literature
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Blood Press Monit 12:267-73. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and persistence of masked hypertension in treated hypertensive patients
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 20:1258-65. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The optimal scheme of self blood pressure measurement as determined from ambulatory blood pressure recordings
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 24:1541-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the white-coat effect at multiple visits before and during treatment
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University and Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 24:2357-63. 2006
  7. pmc The applicability of home blood pressure measurement in clinical practice: a review of literature
    Willem J Verberk
    University Hospital Maastricht, Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:959-66. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Home blood pressure measurement: a systematic review
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:743-51. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Automated oscillometric determination of the ankle-brachial index: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Hypertens Res 35:883-91. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Accuracy of oscillometric blood pressure monitors for the detection of atrial fibrillation: a systematic review
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University and Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Med Devices 9:635-40. 2012

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-measurement of blood pressure at home reduces the need for antihypertensive drugs: a randomized, controlled trial
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 50:1019-25. 2007
    ..Ambulatory values, however, remain slightly elevated for the self-pressure group...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence, causes, and consequences of masked hypertension: a meta-analysis
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 21:969-75. 2008
    ..More information about MH may help to improve overall antihypertensive health care. We aimed to investigate the prevalence, potential causes, and associated consequences of MH...
  3. ncbi request reprint Masked hypertension, a review of the literature
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Blood Press Monit 12:267-73. 2007
    ..In addition it provides some questions, which need to be answered for performing appropriate research into this subject in future...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and persistence of masked hypertension in treated hypertensive patients
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 20:1258-65. 2007
    ..We investigated the prevalence and persistence of MH and MHE in patients who were being treated for high BP and who had been followed for a period of 1 year...
  5. ncbi request reprint The optimal scheme of self blood pressure measurement as determined from ambulatory blood pressure recordings
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 24:1541-8. 2006
    ..To determine how many self-measurements of blood pressure (BP) should be taken at home in order to obtain a reliable estimate of a patient's BP...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of the white-coat effect at multiple visits before and during treatment
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University and Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 24:2357-63. 2006
    ..To investigate the prevalence and persistence of the white-coat effect (WCE) and white-coat hypertension (WCH) on multiple blood pressure measurement occasions in hypertensive patients with and without treatment...
  7. pmc The applicability of home blood pressure measurement in clinical practice: a review of literature
    Willem J Verberk
    University Hospital Maastricht, Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:959-66. 2007
    ..To review the literature on home blood pressure measurement (HBPM), to examine its validity and applicability for clinical practice and to provide recommendations regarding HBPM assessment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Home blood pressure measurement: a systematic review
    Willem J Verberk
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:743-51. 2005
    ..Despite some limitations and although more data are needed, HBPM is suitable for routine clinical practice...
  9. doi request reprint Automated oscillometric determination of the ankle-brachial index: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Hypertens Res 35:883-91. 2012
    ..To increase the sensitivity of the PAD diagnosis based on an oscillometric ABI, a higher threshold of 1.0 might be preferable...
  10. doi request reprint Accuracy of oscillometric blood pressure monitors for the detection of atrial fibrillation: a systematic review
    Willem J Verberk
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University and Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Med Devices 9:635-40. 2012
    ..The highest specificity (97%) was obtained when performing three measurements, of which all three must be AF positive. The modified BP monitor (Microlife Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan) has high potential in improving AF screening...
  11. ncbi request reprint The trained observer better predicts daytime ambulatory blood pressure measurement diastolic blood pressure in hypertensive patients than does an automated (Omron) device
    Willem J Verberk
    Blood Press Monit 12:57; author reply 57-9. 2007