Wilma Jansen

Summary

Affiliation: Municipal Public Health Service
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in measured and self-reported height and weight in Dutch adolescents
    W Jansen
    Municipal Health Service for Rotterdam Area, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Nutr Metab 50:339-46. 2006
  2. pmc Prevalence of bullying and victimization among children in early elementary school: do family and school neighbourhood socioeconomic status matter?
    Pauline W Jansen
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Psychology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:494. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Weight status, energy-balance behaviours and intentions in 9-12-year-old inner-city children
    W Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hum Nutr Diet 23:85-96. 2010
  4. pmc A school-based intervention to reduce overweight and inactivity in children aged 6-12 years: study design of a randomized controlled trial
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:257. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Feeling fat rather than being fat may be associated with psychological well-being in young dutch adolescents
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc Health 42:128-36. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents often do not recognize overweight in their child, regardless of their socio-demographic background
    Wilma Jansen
    Municipal Health Service for Rotterdam Area, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:645-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in problem perception and perceived need as determinants of referral in young children with problem behaviour
    Floor Bevaart
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Erasmus Medical Centre, University Medical Centre, P O Box 2060, 3000 CB, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:273-81. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Ethnic background and television viewing time among 4-year-old preschool children: the generation R study
    Anne I Wijtzes
    The Generation R Study Group and Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:63-71. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a primary school-based intervention to reduce overweight
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e70-7. 2011
  10. pmc Screening accuracy and clinical application of the Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA)
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e72602. 2013

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in measured and self-reported height and weight in Dutch adolescents
    W Jansen
    Municipal Health Service for Rotterdam Area, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Nutr Metab 50:339-46. 2006
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  2. pmc Prevalence of bullying and victimization among children in early elementary school: do family and school neighbourhood socioeconomic status matter?
    Pauline W Jansen
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Psychology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:494. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the prevalence and socioeconomic disparities in bullying behaviour among young elementary school children...
  3. doi request reprint Weight status, energy-balance behaviours and intentions in 9-12-year-old inner-city children
    W Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hum Nutr Diet 23:85-96. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to provide these data and explore differences according to socio-demographic characteristics and weight status...
  4. pmc A school-based intervention to reduce overweight and inactivity in children aged 6-12 years: study design of a randomized controlled trial
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:257. 2008
    ..A school based intervention was developed aiming at the reduction of overweight and inactivity in these children by addressing both behavioural and environmental determinants...
  5. doi request reprint Feeling fat rather than being fat may be associated with psychological well-being in young dutch adolescents
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc Health 42:128-36. 2008
    ..To contribute to a further exploration of the association of psychosocial well-being with overweight and weight perception among young Dutch adolescents...
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents often do not recognize overweight in their child, regardless of their socio-demographic background
    Wilma Jansen
    Municipal Health Service for Rotterdam Area, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:645-7. 2006
    ..Except for age none of the investigated socio-demographic characteristics, including ethnicity and parental education, was associated with awareness. Parents of obese children show greater awareness than parents of overweight children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in problem perception and perceived need as determinants of referral in young children with problem behaviour
    Floor Bevaart
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Erasmus Medical Centre, University Medical Centre, P O Box 2060, 3000 CB, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 23:273-81. 2014
    ..Despite a lower problem perception in ethnic minority parents when compared to ethnic majority parents, no ethnic differences were found in referral of children with problem behaviour in a preventive health care setting. ..
  8. doi request reprint Ethnic background and television viewing time among 4-year-old preschool children: the generation R study
    Anne I Wijtzes
    The Generation R Study Group and Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 34:63-71. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the associations of ethnic background and acculturation characteristics with television viewing time in 4-year-old preschool children...
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a primary school-based intervention to reduce overweight
    Wilma Jansen
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e70-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of a school-based intervention program to reduce overweight and improve fitness in primary school children...
  10. pmc Screening accuracy and clinical application of the Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA)
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e72602. 2013
    ..The Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) is a promising questionnaire for the early detection of psychosocial problems in toddlers. The screening accuracy and clinical application were evaluated...
  11. doi request reprint Correlates of physical activity in 2-year-old toddlers: the generation R study
    Anne I Wijtzes
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 163:791-9.e1-2. 2013
    ..To describe and identify correlates of objectively measured physical activity and sedentary behavior in 2-year-old toddlers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal educational level and preschool children's consumption of high-calorie snacks and sugar-containing beverages: mediation by the family food environment
    Anne I Wijtzes
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Prev Med 57:607-12. 2013
    ..To examine the associations between maternal educational level and preschoolers' consumption of high-calorie snacks and sugar-containing beverages, and to assess the mediating effects of variables relating to the family food environment...
  13. doi request reprint Ethnic differences in problem perception and perceived need for care for young children with problem behaviour
    Floor Bevaart
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:1063-71. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc Moderate agreement between body mass index and measures of waist circumference in the identification of overweight among 5-year-old children; the 'be active, eat right' study
    Lydian Veldhuis
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 13:63. 2013
    ..In this study we investigated the agreement between BMI and WC and BMI and the waist-height ratio (WHtR) when used to identify overweight among children...
  15. doi request reprint Validation of the SDQ in a multi-ethnic population of young children
    Cathelijne L Mieloo
    1 The Rotterdam Rijnmond Public Health Service GGD Rotterdam Rijnmond, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 24:26-32. 2014
    ..Because it is important that screening instruments are valid and reliable for all ethnic groups within one society, we examined differences in the SDQ's psychometric properties in a multi-ethnic society...
  16. pmc Reliability and validity of the KIPPPI: an early detection tool for psychosocial problems in toddlers
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e49633. 2012
    ..This study examined the reliability, validity, screening accuracy and clinical application of the KIPPPI...
  17. doi request reprint Equity-specific effects of 26 Dutch obesity-related lifestyle interventions
    Tessa Magnée
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Prev Med 44:e57-66. 2013
    ..The goal of the study was to investigate differential effectiveness of interventions aimed at obesity prevention, the promotion of physical activity or a healthy diet by SES...
  18. pmc Validity and reliability of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire in 5-6 year olds: differences by gender or by parental education?
    Cathelijne Mieloo
    Department of Youth Policy, Rotterdam Municipal Health Service GGD Rotterdam Rijnmond, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e36805. 2012
    ..Therefore, this study assesses the validity and reliability of the parent and teacher versions of the SDQ in children aged 5-6 years in the total sample, and in subgroups according to child gender and parental education level...
  19. pmc Screening for autism spectrum disorders with the brief infant-toddler social and emotional assessment
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e97630. 2014
    ..The screening accuracy with regard to ASD of the BITSEA Problem and Competence scales and a newly calculated Autism score were evaluated...
  20. doi request reprint Increased risk of exceeding entertainment-media guidelines in preschool children from low socioeconomic background: the Generation R Study
    Anne I Wijtzes
    The Generation R Study Group, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 55:325-9. 2012
    ..To describe and explain the association between maternal educational level and television viewing time among preschool children...
  21. pmc Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA)
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e38762. 2012
    ..In this study the reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the BITSEA were examined for the whole group and for gender and ethnicity subgroups...
  22. pmc Evaluation of an early detection tool for social-emotional and behavioral problems in toddlers: The Brief Infant Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment - A cluster randomized trial
    Ingrid Kruizinga
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:494. 2011
    ..The Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) was developed for this purpose. This study evaluates the effectiveness of the BITSEA to enhance social-emotional and behavioral health of preschool children...