H J Vrijhoef

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects on quality of care for patients with NIDDM or COPD when the specialised nurse has a central role: a literature review
    H J Vrijhoef
    University of Maastricht, Faculty of Medicine, Health Care Studies, Department of Medical Sociology, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 41:243-50. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Quality of integrated chronic care measured by patient survey: identification, selection and application of most appropriate instruments
    Hubertus J M Vrijhoef
    University of Maastricht Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences Public Health and Primary Care Research School PO Box 616 6200 MD Maastricht The Netherlands
    Health Expect 12:417-29. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Transfer of care for outpatients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from respiratory care physician to respiratory nurse--a randomized controlled study
    H J M Vrijhoef
    University Maastricht, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Chronic Illn 3:130-44. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of telemonitoring for active surveillance of influenza vaccine safety in the primary care setting in The Netherlands
    Hubertus J M Vrijhoef
    Research Institute for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 15:362-7. 2009
  5. pmc Applying low disease activity criteria using the DAS28 to assess stability in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    H J M Vrijhoef
    Department of Health Care Studies, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:419-22. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The nurse specialist as main care-provider for patients with type 2 diabetes in a primary care setting: effects on patient outcomes
    H J M Vrijhoef
    Department of Health Care Studies, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:441-51. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Substitution model with central role for nurse specialist is justified in the care for stable type 2 diabetic outpatients
    H J Vrijhoef
    Health Care Studies, Faculty of Health Science, University Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 36:546-55. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint The Health Technology Assessment-disease management instrument reliably measured methodologic quality of health technology assessments of disease management
    L M G Steuten
    Department of Health Care Studies, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:881-8. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A disease management programme for patients with diabetes mellitus is associated with improved quality of care within existing budgets
    L M G Steuten
    Department of Health Care Studies, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabet Med 24:1112-20. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Quick remedies for improving diabetes care: a contradiction in terms
    H J M Vrijhoef
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Diabetes 1:213-4. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects on quality of care for patients with NIDDM or COPD when the specialised nurse has a central role: a literature review
    H J Vrijhoef
    University of Maastricht, Faculty of Medicine, Health Care Studies, Department of Medical Sociology, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 41:243-50. 2000
    ..More methodologically suitable evaluations with the use of only valid measures are needed...
  2. doi request reprint Quality of integrated chronic care measured by patient survey: identification, selection and application of most appropriate instruments
    Hubertus J M Vrijhoef
    University of Maastricht Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences Public Health and Primary Care Research School PO Box 616 6200 MD Maastricht The Netherlands
    Health Expect 12:417-29. 2009
    ..To identify the most appropriate generic instrument to measure experience and/or satisfaction of people receiving integrated chronic care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transfer of care for outpatients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from respiratory care physician to respiratory nurse--a randomized controlled study
    H J M Vrijhoef
    University Maastricht, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Health Care Studies, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Chronic Illn 3:130-44. 2007
    ..To assess effects on patient outcomes when care for patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is transferred from respiratory care physician to respiratory nurse...
  4. doi request reprint Feasibility of telemonitoring for active surveillance of influenza vaccine safety in the primary care setting in The Netherlands
    Hubertus J M Vrijhoef
    Research Institute for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 15:362-7. 2009
    ..Of those in paid work, one-third reported absence of work due to ILI. Home telemonitoring appears to be feasible for monitoring vaccine adverse events and ILI symptoms and outcomes...
  5. pmc Applying low disease activity criteria using the DAS28 to assess stability in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    H J M Vrijhoef
    Department of Health Care Studies, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:419-22. 2003
    ..Additionally, to assess the reliability of the DAS28 for selecting patients with stable disease from an outpatient population...
  6. ncbi request reprint The nurse specialist as main care-provider for patients with type 2 diabetes in a primary care setting: effects on patient outcomes
    H J M Vrijhoef
    Department of Health Care Studies, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 39:441-51. 2002
    ..Assignment of care for patients with type 2 diabetes to nurse specialists seems to be justified...
  7. ncbi request reprint Substitution model with central role for nurse specialist is justified in the care for stable type 2 diabetic outpatients
    H J Vrijhoef
    Health Care Studies, Faculty of Health Science, University Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 36:546-55. 2001
    ..Assessment of effects on quality of care, in terms of patient outcomes, when tasks in the care for outpatients with stable type 2 diabetes are transferred from internist to nurse specialist and from outpatient clinic to general practice...
  8. ncbi request reprint The Health Technology Assessment-disease management instrument reliably measured methodologic quality of health technology assessments of disease management
    L M G Steuten
    Department of Health Care Studies, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:881-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe to what extent existing instruments are useful in assessing the methodologic quality of HTA of disease management...
  9. ncbi request reprint A disease management programme for patients with diabetes mellitus is associated with improved quality of care within existing budgets
    L M G Steuten
    Department of Health Care Studies, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabet Med 24:1112-20. 2007
    ..By organizing care in accordance with the principles of disease management, it is aimed to increase quality of care within existing budgets...
  10. doi request reprint Quick remedies for improving diabetes care: a contradiction in terms
    H J M Vrijhoef
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Prim Care Diabetes 1:213-4. 2007