H J Vrijhoef
Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands
- Effects on quality of care for patients with NIDDM or COPD when the specialised nurse has a central role: a literature reviewH 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...
- Quality of integrated chronic care measured by patient survey: identification, selection and application of most appropriate instrumentsHubertus 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...
- Transfer of care for outpatients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from respiratory care physician to respiratory nurse--a randomized controlled studyH 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...
- Feasibility of telemonitoring for active surveillance of influenza vaccine safety in the primary care setting in The NetherlandsHubertus 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...
- Applying low disease activity criteria using the DAS28 to assess stability in patients with rheumatoid arthritisH 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...
- The nurse specialist as main care-provider for patients with type 2 diabetes in a primary care setting: effects on patient outcomesH 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...
- Substitution model with central role for nurse specialist is justified in the care for stable type 2 diabetic outpatientsH 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...
- The Health Technology Assessment-disease management instrument reliably measured methodologic quality of health technology assessments of disease managementL 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...
- A disease management programme for patients with diabetes mellitus is associated with improved quality of care within existing budgetsL 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...
- Quick remedies for improving diabetes care: a contradiction in termsH J M Vrijhoef
School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Prim Care Diabetes 1:213-4. 2007