Nancy Hoeymans

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi [59 important health problems; a selection of diseases for public health monitoring]
    Nancy Hoeymans
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum Gezondheid and Maatschappij, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5994. 2013
  2. pmc The influence of population characteristics on variation in general practice based morbidity estimations
    C van den Dungen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:887. 2011
  3. ncbi Non-response bias in a study of cardiovascular diseases, functional status and self-rated health among elderly men
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Chronic Diseases and Environmental Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 27:35-40. 1998
  4. ncbi The health status of the Dutch population as assessed by the EQ-6D
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Public Health Status and Forecasts, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 14:655-63. 2005
  5. pmc Measuring mental health of the Dutch population: a comparison of the GHQ-12 and the MHI-5
    Nancy Hoeymans
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, P, O, Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:23. 2004
  6. ncbi The contribution of chronic conditions and disabilities to poor self-rated health in elderly men
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M501-6. 1999
  7. pmc Multimorbidity and comorbidity in the Dutch population - data from general practices
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven 3720 BA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:715. 2012
  8. pmc The disabling effect of diseases: a study on trends in diseases, activity limitations, and their interrelationships
    Nancy Hoeymans
    Center for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 102:163-70. 2012
  9. doi Trends in activity limitations: the Dutch older population between 1990 and 2007
    Coen H van Gool
    Center for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute for Public Health and Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1056-67. 2011
  10. doi What factors explain the differences in morbidity estimations among general practice registration networks in the Netherlands? A first analysis
    Catharina van den Dungen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 14:53-62. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi [59 important health problems; a selection of diseases for public health monitoring]
    Nancy Hoeymans
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum Gezondheid and Maatschappij, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5994. 2013
    ..The selection is still based on mortality and morbidity, but also on costs and participation in society, two subjects that are high on the public agenda. ..
  2. pmc The influence of population characteristics on variation in general practice based morbidity estimations
    C van den Dungen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:887. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi Non-response bias in a study of cardiovascular diseases, functional status and self-rated health among elderly men
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Chronic Diseases and Environmental Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 27:35-40. 1998
    ....
  4. ncbi The health status of the Dutch population as assessed by the EQ-6D
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Public Health Status and Forecasts, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 14:655-63. 2005
    ..We conclude that the EQ-6D is an efficient tool for establishing the health status in the community, so that different population subgroups can be compared...
  5. pmc Measuring mental health of the Dutch population: a comparison of the GHQ-12 and the MHI-5
    Nancy Hoeymans
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, P, O, Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:23. 2004
    ..Therefore, we studied the relationship of the GHQ-12 and MHI-5 with sociodemographic characteristics, self-reported visits to general practice and mental health care, and with diagnoses made by the general practitioner...
  6. ncbi The contribution of chronic conditions and disabilities to poor self-rated health in elderly men
    N Hoeymans
    Department of Chronic Disease and Environmental Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M501-6. 1999
    ..population: (a) What is the impact of seven somatic chronic conditions on self-rated health, independent of disabilities? and (b) To what extent can poor self-rated health be attributed to the selected chronic conditions and disabilities?..
  7. pmc Multimorbidity and comorbidity in the Dutch population - data from general practices
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven 3720 BA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:715. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to present an overview of the prevalence of multimorbidity and comorbidity of chronic diseases in the Dutch population and to explore disease clustering and common comorbidities...
  8. pmc The disabling effect of diseases: a study on trends in diseases, activity limitations, and their interrelationships
    Nancy Hoeymans
    Center for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 102:163-70. 2012
    ..We studied the association between chronic diseases and activity limitations in the Netherlands from 1990 to 2008...
  9. doi Trends in activity limitations: the Dutch older population between 1990 and 2007
    Coen H van Gool
    Center for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute for Public Health and Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1056-67. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to give best estimates of the trend in the prevalence of activity limitations among the non-institutionalized population aged 55-84 years over the period 1990-2007 in The Netherlands...
  10. doi What factors explain the differences in morbidity estimations among general practice registration networks in the Netherlands? A first analysis
    Catharina van den Dungen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 14:53-62. 2008
    ..However, there are some unexplained differences among morbidity estimations calculated from the data of various general practice registration networks (GPRNs)...
  11. ncbi [Multimorbidity and comorbidity in the Dutch population--data from general practices]
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum voor Preventie en Zorg Onderzoek, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3193. 2011
    ..To present an overview of the prevalence of multimorbidity and comorbidity of chronic diseases in the Dutch population...
  12. pmc Mental health in the Dutch population and in general practice: 1987-2001
    Peter F M Verhaak
    Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 55:770-5. 2005
    ..Specialised health care in the Netherlands is accessible only through referral by a GP, and so it is important to consider the role of primary care in the diagnosis of mental health problems...
  13. pmc The use of models in the estimation of disease epidemiology
    Michelle E Kruijshaar
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 80:622-8. 2002
    ..To explore the usefulness of incidence-prevalence-mortality (IPM) models in improving estimates of disease epidemiology...
  14. pmc Has the burden of depression been overestimated?
    Michelle E Kruijshaar
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 83:443-8. 2005
    ..To investigate whether high estimates of the burden of depression could be attributed to an overestimation of disability weights (reflecting more severe disability)...