Matthijs van den Berg

Summary

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

Publications

  1. ncbi [Cost-effectiveness of prevention: opportunities for public health policy in the Netherlands]
    M Van den Berg
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Bilthoven
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1329-34. 2008
  2. ncbi [Cost-effectiveness: euros per QALY is not enough]
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum voor Volksgezondheid Toekomstverkenningen, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A3817. 2012
  3. pmc Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases: a cost study in family practices
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:69. 2011
  4. pmc The cost-effectiveness of increasing alcohol taxes: a modelling study
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 6:36. 2008
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of opportunistic screening and minimal contact psychotherapy to prevent depression in primary care patients
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e22884. 2011
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of an opportunistic screening programme and brief intervention for excessive alcohol use in primary care
    Luqman Tariq
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5696. 2009
  7. pmc The polypill in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: cost-effectiveness in the Dutch population
    Paul F van Gils
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 1:e000363. 2011
  8. pmc The scope of costs in alcohol studies: Cost-of-illness studies differ from economic evaluations
    Paul F van Gils
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 8:15. 2010
  9. ncbi [Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm; effectivity and cost-effectiveness]
    Paul F van Gils
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:B383. 2009
  10. pmc Cost-effectiveness of counseling and pedometer use to increase physical activity in the Netherlands: a modeling study
    Eelco Ab Over
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P, O, Box 1, 3720, BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 10:13. 2012

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Publications14

  1. ncbi [Cost-effectiveness of prevention: opportunities for public health policy in the Netherlands]
    M Van den Berg
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Bilthoven
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1329-34. 2008
    ..To gain insight into the cost-effectiveness of new preventive interventions...
  2. ncbi [Cost-effectiveness: euros per QALY is not enough]
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Centrum voor Volksgezondheid Toekomstverkenningen, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A3817. 2012
    ..Such assumptions and choices can sometimes highly determine the outcome of a cost-effectiveness analysis. For this reason, caution in interpreting results of cost-effectiveness analyses is warranted...
  3. pmc Primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases: a cost study in family practices
    Esther W de Bekker-Grob
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:69. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc The cost-effectiveness of increasing alcohol taxes: a modelling study
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 6:36. 2008
    ..In this paper, we estimate the cost-effectiveness of an alcohol tax increase for the entire Dutch population from a health-care perspective focusing on health benefits and health-care costs in alcohol users...
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of opportunistic screening and minimal contact psychotherapy to prevent depression in primary care patients
    Matthijs van den Berg
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e22884. 2011
    ..This study aimed to investigate the cost-effectiveness of minimal contact psychotherapy, based on Lewinsohn's 'Coping with depression' course, targeted at opportunistically screened individuals with sub-threshold depression...
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of an opportunistic screening programme and brief intervention for excessive alcohol use in primary care
    Luqman Tariq
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 4:e5696. 2009
    ..We investigated the cost-effectiveness of Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI) for excessive alcohol use in primary care in the Netherlands, which is targeted at early detection and treatment of 'at-risk' drinkers...
  7. pmc The polypill in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: cost-effectiveness in the Dutch population
    Paul F van Gils
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 1:e000363. 2011
    ..Most health gain is achieved by the polypill without aspirin and a double statin dose...
  8. pmc The scope of costs in alcohol studies: Cost-of-illness studies differ from economic evaluations
    Paul F van Gils
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 8:15. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe and quantify the difference in societal costs incorporated in economic evaluations and cost-of-illness studies on alcohol abuse...
  9. ncbi [Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm; effectivity and cost-effectiveness]
    Paul F van Gils
    Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:B383. 2009
    ..To review the current literature concerning the effectivity and cost-effectiveness of screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)...
  10. pmc Cost-effectiveness of counseling and pedometer use to increase physical activity in the Netherlands: a modeling study
    Eelco Ab Over
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P, O, Box 1, 3720, BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Cost Eff Resour Alloc 10:13. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Willingness to participate in a lifestyle intervention program of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a conjoint analysis
    Paul F van Gils
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Patient Prefer Adherence 5:537-46. 2011
    ..The participation in lifestyle interventions is generally low. Financial incentives may encourage participation in lifestyle intervention programs...
  12. doi Cost-effectiveness research on preventive interventions: a survey of the publications in 2008
    Paul F van Gils
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 21:260-4. 2011
    ....
  13. doi Cost-effectiveness of a low-calorie diet and orlistat for obese persons: modeling long-term health gains through prevention of obesity-related chronic diseases
    Pieter H M van Baal
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Center for Prevention and Health Services Research, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Value Health 11:1033-40. 2008
    ..Our study estimated the cost-effectiveness of pharmacologic treatment of obesity in combination with a low-calorie diet in The Netherlands...
  14. doi Worksite mental health interventions: a systematic review of economic evaluations
    Heleen H Hamberg-van Reenen
    Centre for Public Health Forecasting, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, Bilthoven 3720 BA, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 69:837-45. 2012
    ..To give an overview of the evidence on the cost-effectiveness (CE) and financial return of worksite mental health interventions...