Merel Jansen

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Physical training in boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: the protocol of the No Use is Disuse study
    Merel Jansen
    Department of Rehabilitation, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 10:55. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The assisted 6-minute cycling test to assess endurance in children with a neuromuscular disorder
    Merel Jansen
    Department of Rehabilitation, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Reinier Postlaan 4, 6525 GC Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 46:520-30. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Quantitative muscle ultrasound is a promising longitudinal follow-up tool in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Merel Jansen
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Department of Rehabilitation, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neuromuscul Disord 22:306-17. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Towards the harmonization of outcome measures in children with mitochondrial disorders
    Saskia Koene
    Department of Paediatrics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Mitochondrial Disorders, Geert Grooteplein 10, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:698-706. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Quantitative muscle ultrasound and muscle force in healthy children: a 4-year follow-up study
    Joost Jacobs
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology 920, Donders Centre of Neuroscience, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 47:856-63. 2013

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Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Physical training in boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: the protocol of the No Use is Disuse study
    Merel Jansen
    Department of Rehabilitation, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 10:55. 2010
    ..This paper describes the hypotheses and methods of the NUD study...
  2. doi request reprint The assisted 6-minute cycling test to assess endurance in children with a neuromuscular disorder
    Merel Jansen
    Department of Rehabilitation, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Reinier Postlaan 4, 6525 GC Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 46:520-30. 2012
    ..We developed the assisted 6-minute cycling test (A6MCT) for the legs and arms and investigated its psychometric properties in healthy boys and boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)...
  3. doi request reprint Quantitative muscle ultrasound is a promising longitudinal follow-up tool in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Merel Jansen
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice, Department of Rehabilitation, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neuromuscul Disord 22:306-17. 2012
    ..This increase was related to ambulatory status, functional grading, muscle strength and motor ability. Our study establishes QMUS as a practical and child-friendly tool for the longitudinal follow up of DMD patients...
  4. doi request reprint Towards the harmonization of outcome measures in children with mitochondrial disorders
    Saskia Koene
    Department of Paediatrics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen Centre for Mitochondrial Disorders, Geert Grooteplein 10, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:698-706. 2013
    ..The aim of this review is to systematically select a 'toolbox' of robust outcome measures that are relevant to all patients...
  5. doi request reprint Quantitative muscle ultrasound and muscle force in healthy children: a 4-year follow-up study
    Joost Jacobs
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology 920, Donders Centre of Neuroscience, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Muscle Nerve 47:856-63. 2013
    ..No longitudinal data on the normal development of muscle thickness (MT), quantitative muscle ultrasound echo intensity (EI), and muscle force (MF) in healthy children are yet available...