Jozien M Bensing

Summary

Affiliation: Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How to make the medical consultation more successful from a patient's perspective? Tips for doctors and patients from lay people in the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands
    Jozien M Bensing
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 84:287-93. 2011
  2. pmc Communication patterns of primary care physicians in the United States and the Netherlands
    Jozien M Bensing
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care JMB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 18:335-42. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Electronic momentary assessment in chronic pain II: pain and psychological pain responses as predictors of pain disability
    Marjolijn J Sorbi
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin J Pain 22:67-81. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Communicating with child patients in pediatric oncology consultations: a vignette study on child patients', parents', and survivors' communication preferences
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 20:269-77. 2011
  5. pmc Does burnout among doctors affect their involvement in patients' mental health problems? A study of videotaped consultations
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 10:60. 2009
  6. doi request reprint A pre-visit website with question prompt sheet for counselees facilitates communication in the first consultation for breast cancer genetic counseling: findings from a randomized controlled trial
    Akke Albada
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genet Med 14:535-42. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The workload of general practitioners does not affect their awareness of patients' psychological problems
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 67:93-9. 2007
  8. pmc Patient factors associated with guideline-concordant treatment of anxiety and depression in primary care
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 25:648-55. 2010
  9. pmc Effects of a pre-visit educational website on information recall and needs fulfilment in breast cancer genetic counselling, a randomized controlled trial
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat 118 124, Utrecht, 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R37. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint [Appropriate care for anxiety and depression]
    Marijn A Prins
    Nederlands instituut voor onderzoek van de gezondheidszorg NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A2360. 2011

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. doi request reprint How to make the medical consultation more successful from a patient's perspective? Tips for doctors and patients from lay people in the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands
    Jozien M Bensing
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 84:287-93. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to generate empirically based 'tips' from lay people on how medical consultations could become more successful from a patient perspective...
  2. pmc Communication patterns of primary care physicians in the United States and the Netherlands
    Jozien M Bensing
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care JMB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 18:335-42. 2003
    ..While international comparisons of medical practice have noted differences in length of visit, few studies have addressed the dynamics of visit exchange...
  3. ncbi request reprint Electronic momentary assessment in chronic pain II: pain and psychological pain responses as predictors of pain disability
    Marjolijn J Sorbi
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin J Pain 22:67-81. 2006
    ..We also tested the differences between pre-chronic, recently chronic, and persistently chronic pain in the prediction of disability (impaired physical and mental capacity, pain interference with activities, immobility due to pain)...
  4. doi request reprint Communicating with child patients in pediatric oncology consultations: a vignette study on child patients', parents', and survivors' communication preferences
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 20:269-77. 2011
    ..To investigate the preferences of children with cancer, their parents, and survivors of childhood cancer regarding medical communication with child patients and variables associated with these preferences...
  5. pmc Does burnout among doctors affect their involvement in patients' mental health problems? A study of videotaped consultations
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 10:60. 2009
    ..This may result in less psychological evaluations of patients' complaints...
  6. doi request reprint A pre-visit website with question prompt sheet for counselees facilitates communication in the first consultation for breast cancer genetic counseling: findings from a randomized controlled trial
    Akke Albada
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Genet Med 14:535-42. 2012
    ..A pre-visit website providing computer-tailored information and a question prompt sheet (QPS) might help counselees to pursue a more active role...
  7. ncbi request reprint The workload of general practitioners does not affect their awareness of patients' psychological problems
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 67:93-9. 2007
    ..To investigate if general practitioners (GPs) with a higher workload are less inclined to encourage their patients to disclose psychological problems, and are less aware of their patients' psychological problems...
  8. pmc Patient factors associated with guideline-concordant treatment of anxiety and depression in primary care
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 25:648-55. 2010
    ..To identify associations of patient characteristics (predisposing, enabling and need factors) with guideline-concordant care for anxiety and depression in primary care...
  9. pmc Effects of a pre-visit educational website on information recall and needs fulfilment in breast cancer genetic counselling, a randomized controlled trial
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat 118 124, Utrecht, 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R37. 2012
    ..This study assessed the effects of a pre-visit website with tailored information and question prompt sheet (QPS), named E-info geneca...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Appropriate care for anxiety and depression]
    Marijn A Prins
    Nederlands instituut voor onderzoek van de gezondheidszorg NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A2360. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc Outcomes for depression and anxiety in primary care and details of treatment: a naturalistic longitudinal study
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Postbus 1568, Utrecht, 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:180. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Primary care patients with anxiety and depression: need for care from the patient's perspective
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 119:163-71. 2009
    ..This study aims to determine the specific perceived need for care in primary care patients with anxiety and depression, and examine to what extent these different needs are met...
  13. pmc Does the attention General Practitioners pay to their patients' mental health problems add to their workload? A cross sectional national survey
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 7:71. 2006
    ..Therefore we investigated the following: Is the attention GPs pay to their patients' mental health problems related to their subjective and objective workload?..
  14. doi request reprint The effects of a nursing guideline on depression in psychogeriatric nursing home residents with dementia
    Renate Verkaik
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:723-32. 2011
    ..To study the effects of introducing a nursing guideline on depression in residents with dementia of psychogeriatric nursing home wards...
  15. doi request reprint A pre-visit tailored website enhances counselees' realistic expectations and knowledge and fulfils information needs for breast cancer genetic counselling
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Fam Cancer 11:85-95. 2012
    ..This might facilitate and focus communication within the subsequent consultation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comorbid depression in dementia on psychogeriatric nursing home wards: which symptoms are prominent?
    Renate Verkaik
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:565-73. 2009
    ..To provide insight into the prevalence and clinically relevant symptoms of comorbid depression among dementia patients in psychogeriatric nursing home wards, to enhance depression recognition...
  17. ncbi request reprint Change in children's emotional and behavioural problems over a one-year period: Associations with parental problem recognition and service use
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 15:127-31. 2006
    ..Our findings imply the need for methodologically sound research into the effectiveness of professional and informal services for child emotional and behavioural problems...
  18. doi request reprint Explicit prognostic information and reassurance about nonabandonment when entering palliative breast cancer care: findings from a scripted video-vignette study
    Liesbeth M van Vliet
    Liesbeth M van Vliet and Jozien M Bensing, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL Elsken van der Wall, Nicole M Plum, and Jozien M Bensing, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 31:3242-9. 2013
    ..We assessed the effect of explicit prognostic information and reassurance about nonabandonment at the transition to palliative care...
  19. pmc Shifts in doctor-patient communication between 1986 and 2002: a study of videotaped general practice consultations with hypertension patients
    Jozien M Bensing
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 7:62. 2006
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Receiving treatment for common mental disorders
    Peter F M Verhaak
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, 3500BH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:46-55. 2009
    ..In this study, the explanation of receiving mental health treatment is sought in predisposing and enabling characteristics and indicators for objective and self-perceived need...
  21. doi request reprint Use and evaluation of an individually tailored website for counselees prior to breast cancer genetic counseling
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500, BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Cancer Educ 26:670-81. 2011
    ..Counselees might navigate hospital-provided websites more in line with the sequence of topics in the menu bar, than generally accessible health websites...
  22. pmc Young patients', parents', and survivors' communication preferences in paediatric oncology: results of online focus groups
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P, O, Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 7:35. 2007
    ..It is not clear to what extent this mirrors patients' and parents' preferences. This study investigated communication preferences of childhood cancer patients, parents, and survivors of childhood cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Do our talks with patients meet their expectations?
    Atie van den Brink-Muinen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Fam Pract 56:559-68. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Has patients' involvement in the decision-making process changed over time?
    Atie van den Brink-Muinen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Health Expect 9:333-42. 2006
    ....
  25. pmc Patients' views on changes in doctor-patient communication between 1982 and 2001: a mixed-methods study
    Ligaya Butalid
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500, BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 13:80. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to examine whether analogue patients (lay people judging videotaped consultations) perceive shifts in the quality of doctor-patient communication over a twenty-year period...
  26. doi request reprint Tailored information about cancer risk and screening: a systematic review
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 77:155-71. 2009
    ..We assess the tailoring characteristics, theory base and effects on risk perception, knowledge and screening behavior of these interventions...
  27. pmc The workload of GPs: consultations of patients with psychological and somatic problems compared
    Else M Zantinge
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 55:609-14. 2005
    ..GPs report that patients' psychosocial problems play a part in 20% of all consultations. GPs state that these consultations are more time-consuming and the perceived burden on the GP is higher...
  28. doi request reprint Introducing a nursing guideline on depression in dementia: a multiple case study on influencing factors
    Renate Verkaik
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:1129-39. 2011
    ..In this study the factors influencing the introduction of an evidence based nursing guideline on depression in psychogeriatric nursing home residents were studied...
  29. doi request reprint Does age really matter? Recall of information presented to newly referred patients with cancer
    Jesse Jansen
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 26:5450-7. 2008
    ..To examine age- and age-related differences in recall of information provided during oncology consultations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Looking for trouble: the added value of sequence analysis in finding evidence for the role of physicians in patients' disclosure of cues and concerns
    Jozien M Bensing
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Med Care 48:583-8. 2010
    ..Sequence analysis can show the immediate effects of physician communication behaviors...
  31. ncbi request reprint Nursing assistants' behaviour during morning care: effects of the implementation of snoezelen, integrated in 24-hour dementia care
    Julia C M van Weert
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 53:656-68. 2006
    ..This paper reports an investigation of the effects of the implementation of snoezelen, or multisensory stimulation, on the quality of nursing assistants' behaviour during morning care...
  32. pmc The validity of using analogue patients in practitioner-patient communication research: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Liesbeth M van Vliet
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1528-43. 2012
    ..Insights from this review may ease decisions about including analogue patients in video-vignette studies, improve the quality of these studies and increase knowledge on communication from the patient perspective...
  33. ncbi request reprint The workload of GPs: patients with psychological and somatic problems compared
    Else M Zantinge
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 22:293-7. 2005
    ..GPs state that patients with mental problems make heavy demands on their available time. To what extent these perceived problems correspond with reality needs more investigation...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effects of the implementation of snoezelen on the quality of working life in psychogeriatric care
    Julia C M van Weert
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 17:407-27. 2005
    ..This study aims to investigate the effectiveness of integrated snoezelen on work-related outcomes (workload and psychological outcomes) of caregivers in psychogeriatric nursing homes...
  35. doi request reprint The introduction of a nursing guideline on depression at psychogeriatric nursing home wards: effects on certified nurse assistants
    Renate Verkaik
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 48:710-9. 2011
    ..To improve care for residents with depression in dementia, an evidence based nursing guideline was developed. Using the guideline has already shown positive effects on depression in psychogeriatric nursing home residents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Health beliefs and perceived need for mental health care of anxiety and depression--the patients' perspective explored
    Marijn A Prins
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:1038-58. 2008
    ..More research is required into the specific needs of anxiety and depression patients. Open communication between patient and provider could lead to valuable improvements in treatment...
  37. ncbi request reprint Help seeking for emotional and behavioural problems in children and adolescents: a review of recent literature
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 12:153-61. 2003
    ....
  38. pmc Cancer genetic counseling: communication and counselees' post-visit satisfaction, cognitions, anxiety, and needs fulfillment
    Arwen H Pieterse
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Genet Couns 16:85-96. 2007
    ..Providing medical information appears the most powerful communication aspect to increase counselee satisfaction and address needs. More research is needed on how to address adequately (emotional) needs and increase feelings of control...
  39. ncbi request reprint Help-seeking for child psychopathology: pathways to informal and professional services in the Netherlands
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1292-300. 2005
    ..To devise and test a model describing the process of help-seeking for child psychopathology in professional and informal service settings...
  40. pmc Online focus groups as a tool to collect data in hard-to-include populations: examples from paediatric oncology
    Kiek Tates
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:15. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe and evaluate the methodology of online focus group discussions within the setting of paediatric oncology...
  41. doi request reprint The silent healer: the role of communication in placebo effects
    Jozien M Bensing
    Faculty of Social and Behavioural Science, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 80:293-9. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint The different stages and actors involved in the process leading to the use of adolescent mental health services
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    NIVEL and Erasmus Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 12:567-82. 2007
    ..Interventions aimed at increasing adolescent mental health service use should be directed at parents and adolescents, and at the roles of school personnel and general practitioners in the detection of problems and referral...
  43. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with adolescent mental health service need and utilization
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:692-700. 2003
    ..To determine the association of parent, family, and adolescent variables with adolescent mental health service need and utilization...
  44. ncbi request reprint The implementation of snoezelen in psychogeriatric care: an evaluation through the eyes of caregivers
    Julia C M van Weert
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:397-409. 2004
    ..However, the lack of intervention in the organisational structure and obstructive factors such as under-staffing seemed to get in the way of the integration of multi-sensory stimulation in the daily care in two of the six wards...
  45. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and mood effects of snoezelen integrated into 24-hour dementia care
    Julia C M van Weert
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:24-33. 2005
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of snoezelen, integrated in 24-hour daily care, on the behavior and mood of demented nursing home residents...
  46. ncbi request reprint Consultation for and identification of child and adolescent psychological problems in Dutch general practice
    Marieke Zwaanswijk
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, Utrecht
    Fam Pract 22:498-506. 2005
    ..Child and adolescent psychological problems are rarely brought to the attention of GPs. Children and adolescents with psychological problems who do visit their GP are seldom identified as such by GPs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Initial cancer genetic counseling consultation: change in counselees' cognitions and anxiety, and association with addressing their needs and preferences
    Arwen H Pieterse
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research, Utrecht
    Am J Med Genet A 137:27-35. 2005
    ..Also, a more effective service may be attained if counselors pay more attention to counselees' emotional needs and detail more inheritance and penetrance of mutated genes in relation to counselees' family history...
  48. ncbi request reprint Tailoring communication in cancer genetic counseling through individual video-supported feedback: a controlled pretest-posttest design
    Arwen H Pieterse
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 60:326-35. 2006
    ..Feedback was intended to help counselors make counselees' needs more explicit and increase counselors' sensitivity to these...
  49. doi request reprint The role of companions in aiding older cancer patients to recall medical information
    Jesse Jansen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 19:170-9. 2010
    ..This study investigates information recall in unaccompanied and accompanied older cancer patients and their companions...
  50. ncbi request reprint Doing the right thing and doing it right: toward a framework for assessing the policy relevance of health services research
    Jozien M Bensing
    Netherlands Institute of Health Services Research, NIVEL, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:604-12. 2003
    ..However, there is no generally accepted framework in which criteria to assess societal relevance are defined...
  51. doi request reprint Development of E-info gene(ca): a website providing computer-tailored information and question prompt prior to breast cancer genetic counseling
    Akke Albada
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Genet Couns 18:326-38. 2009
    ..Finally, a question prompt encourages counselees to prepare questions for their genetic counseling visit...
  52. pmc Patient risk profiles and practice variation in nonadherence to antidepressants, antihypertensives and oral hypoglycemics
    Liset van Dijk
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:51. 2007
    ..An additional objective is to explore differences in nonadherence among patients from different general practices...
  53. ncbi request reprint A review of successful aging models: proposing proactive coping as an important additional strategy
    Carolijn Ouwehand
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:873-84. 2007
    ..We propose that proactive coping may be important for successful aging, since it results in a prolonged availability of resources for optimization and compensation processes and a delay in disengagement from important goals...
  54. ncbi request reprint Determinants affecting pregnant women's utilization of prenatal screening for Down syndrome: a review of the literature
    Neeltje M Crombag
    University Medical Centre Utrecht, Department of Obstetrics, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1676-81. 2013
    ..These differences are unexpected, especially since the countries have similar cultural and social values...
  55. doi request reprint How to create and administer scripted video-vignettes in an experimental study on disclosure of a palliative breast cancer diagnosis
    Liesbeth M van Vliet
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 91:56-64. 2013
    ..In this paper we aim to address this gap by providing a detailed description of a scripted video-vignette study's methodology...
  56. ncbi request reprint Effects of snoezelen, integrated in 24 h dementia care, on nurse-patient communication during morning care
    Julia C M van Weert
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 58:312-26. 2005
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of snoezelen, integrated in 24-hour care, on the communication of Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) and demented nursing home residents during morning care...
  57. doi request reprint Is pain patients' psychophysiological arousal while watching their videotaped medical interview similar to their arousal during participation in this medical interview?
    William Verheul
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Psychophysiol 79:305-10. 2011
    ..This could provide support for the validity of experimental designs in which standardized videotaped medical visits are shown to patients. More research is needed on predictors of (non-)coherence in certain subjects...
  58. pmc Changes in the quality of doctor-patient communication between 1982 and 2001: an observational study on hypertension care as perceived by patients and general practitioners
    Ligaya Butalid
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 1:e000203. 2011
    ..The next step in this line of research is to unravel the factors that determine patients' quality assessments of doctor-patient communication...
  59. ncbi request reprint Manipulation of patient-provider interaction: discussing illness representations or action plans concerning adherence
    Nicolet C M Theunissen
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, Utrecht 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 51:247-58. 2003
    ..It is concluded that the study provided GPs with a tool to discuss illness representations and actions plan of patients with hypertension. Implications for the management of hypertension adherence in primary care are discussed...
  60. ncbi request reprint Electronic momentary assessment in chronic pain I: psychological pain responses as predictors of pain intensity
    Marjolijn J Sorbi
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Clin J Pain 22:55-66. 2006
    ....
  61. doi request reprint The power of clinicians' affective communication: how reassurance about non-abandonment can reduce patients' physiological arousal and increase information recall in bad news consultations. An experimental study using analogue patients
    Milou S C Sep
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 95:45-52. 2014
    ..We aim to investigate whether clinicians' affective communication during a bad news consultation will decrease patients' physiological arousal and will improve recall...
  62. ncbi request reprint Demand and supply for psychological help in general practice in different European countries: access to primary mental health care in six European countries
    Peter F M Verhaak
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 14:134-40. 2004
    ..This may influence patients' expectations and requests for help and GPs' performance. In this paper the effects of working in different health care systems on demand and supply for psychological help were examined...
  63. ncbi request reprint Risk communication in completed series of breast cancer genetic counseling visits
    Arwen H Pieterse
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, The Netherlands
    Genet Med 8:688-96. 2006
    ..We studied risk communication in completed series of counseling visits and assessed associations with counselees' postcounseling risk perception and satisfaction...
  64. ncbi request reprint Preparing for aging: development, feasibility and preliminary results of an educational program for midlife and older based on proactive coping theory
    Christina Bode
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 61:272-8. 2006
    ..The program consists of four-weekly meetings with 8-10 participants and is given by trainers of about the same age as the participants...
  65. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of a computer-assisted instruction programme on communication skills of medical specialists in oncology
    Robert L Hulsman
    Academic Medical Centre, Department Medical Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Educ 36:125-34. 2002
    ..A computer-assisted instruction (CAI) programme was developed -- 'Interact-Cancer' -- which is a time-efficient learning method and easily accessible at the workplace...
  66. ncbi request reprint Psychological outcomes of patients with screen-detected type 2 diabetes: the influence of time since diagnosis and treatment intensity
    Bart J Thoolen
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Utrecht University, P O Box 80 140, 3508 TC Utrecht, Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 29:2257-62. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate how time since diagnosis and treatment intensity influence psychological outcomes in patients with screen-detected type 2 diabetes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Daily negative interactions and mood among patients and partners dealing with multiple sclerosis (MS): the moderating effects of emotional support
    Annet M Kleiboer
    Utrecht University, Faculty of Social Sciences, Clinical and Health Psychology, P O Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 64:389-400. 2007
    ..Further, for both patients and partners, the adverse effect of received negative responses on end-of day mood was moderated by receiving emotional support on the same day...
  68. ncbi request reprint Worries are the mother of many diseases: general practitioners and refugees in the Netherlands on stress, being ill and prejudice
    C Titia Feldmann
    Linnaeusparkweg 8 hs, 1098 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:369-80. 2007
    ..To confront the views of refugee patients and general practitioners in the Netherlands, focusing on medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS)...
  69. ncbi request reprint Afghan refugees and their general practitioners in The Netherlands: to trust or not to trust?
    C Titia Feldmann
    Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Sociol Health Illn 29:515-35. 2007
    ..Negative experience tended to be interpreted as a sign of prejudice on the part of the healthcare professional. The findings of this study are discussed in the wider context of research into patient priorities in general practice...
  70. ncbi request reprint Effects of an intervention promoting proactive coping competencies in middle and late adulthood
    Christina Bode
    University of Twente, Department of Psychology and Communication of Health and Risk, P O Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
    Gerontologist 47:42-51. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we investigated the positive as well as negative side effects and differential effectiveness of the program...
  71. ncbi request reprint Fatigue in multiple sclerosis: reciprocal relationships with physical disabilities and depression
    Karlein M G Schreurs
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, PO Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 53:775-81. 2002
    ..To explore relations of fatigue, physical disabilities, and depression in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) cross-sectionally and over time...