M Vernooij-Dassen

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Can an EASYcare based dementia training programme improve diagnostic assessment and management of dementia by general practitioners and primary care nurses? The design of a randomised controlled trial
    M Perry
    Department of Geriatric Medicine of Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:71. 2008
  2. pmc (Cost)-effectiveness of family meetings on indicated prevention of anxiety and depressive symptoms and disorders of primary family caregivers of patients with dementia: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Karlijn J Joling
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 8:2. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Consultation in palliative care: the relevance of clarification of problems
    Myrra J F J Vernooij-Dassen
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK and Vocational Training General Practitioners, 117 Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 43:316-22. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint [The measurement of sense of competence in caregivers of patients with dementia]
    M Vernooij-Dassen
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 Nijmegen Pays Bas
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 51:227-35. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting timely recognition and diagnosis of dementia across Europe: from awareness to stigma
    Myrra J F J Vernooij-Dassen
    Alzheimer Centre Centre for Quality of Care Research Vocational training General Practitioners of University Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:377-86. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems to discuss with cancer patients in palliative care: a comprehensive approach
    Bart H P Osse
    Center for Quality of Care Research HSV WOK229, University Medical Center St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 47:195-204. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A practical instrument to explore patients' needs in palliative care: the Problems and Needs in Palliative Care questionnaire short version
    Bart H P Osse
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:391-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Living on borrowed time: experiences in palliative care
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:381-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Problems experienced by the informal caregivers of cancer patients and their needs for support
    Bart H P Osse
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Cancer Nurs 29:378-88; quiz 389-90. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstacles to the delivery of primary palliative care as perceived by GPs
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research 114, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:697-703. 2007

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  1. pmc Can an EASYcare based dementia training programme improve diagnostic assessment and management of dementia by general practitioners and primary care nurses? The design of a randomised controlled trial
    M Perry
    Department of Geriatric Medicine of Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:71. 2008
    ..We expect this program to increase the number of cognitive assessments and dementia diagnoses and to improve attitudes and knowledge of GPs and nurses...
  2. pmc (Cost)-effectiveness of family meetings on indicated prevention of anxiety and depressive symptoms and disorders of primary family caregivers of patients with dementia: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Karlijn J Joling
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 8:2. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Consultation in palliative care: the relevance of clarification of problems
    Myrra J F J Vernooij-Dassen
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK and Vocational Training General Practitioners, 117 Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 43:316-22. 2007
    ..Explicit clarification of problems facilitates the identification and addressing of a more comprehensive and specific scope of problems...
  4. ncbi request reprint [The measurement of sense of competence in caregivers of patients with dementia]
    M Vernooij-Dassen
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 Nijmegen Pays Bas
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 51:227-35. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting timely recognition and diagnosis of dementia across Europe: from awareness to stigma
    Myrra J F J Vernooij-Dassen
    Alzheimer Centre Centre for Quality of Care Research Vocational training General Practitioners of University Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:377-86. 2005
    ..Timely recognition and diagnosis of dementia is the pre-condition for improving dementia care, but diagnosis often occurs late in the disease process...
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems to discuss with cancer patients in palliative care: a comprehensive approach
    Bart H P Osse
    Center for Quality of Care Research HSV WOK229, University Medical Center St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 47:195-204. 2002
    ..A comprehensive checklist of relevant problems is presented...
  7. ncbi request reprint A practical instrument to explore patients' needs in palliative care: the Problems and Needs in Palliative Care questionnaire short version
    Bart H P Osse
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:391-9. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Living on borrowed time: experiences in palliative care
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:381-6. 2007
    ..To gain insight into the experiences of a palliative care patient and her husband who were living on borrowed time...
  9. ncbi request reprint Problems experienced by the informal caregivers of cancer patients and their needs for support
    Bart H P Osse
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Cancer Nurs 29:378-88; quiz 389-90. 2006
    ..Using structured needs assessments with the Problems and Needs in Palliative Care questionnaire-caregiver form seems a feasible method to identify the needs of individual caregivers in palliative care...
  10. ncbi request reprint Obstacles to the delivery of primary palliative care as perceived by GPs
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research 114, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:697-703. 2007
    ..From previous research we learned about some of the problems experienced by GPs. In this survey we aimed to identify the prevalence of such problems in providing palliative care and its determinants...
  11. ncbi request reprint General practitioners (GPs) and palliative care: perceived tasks and barriers in daily practice
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research 229, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 19:111-8. 2005
    ..The quality of care can be improved by investigating and addressing barriers perceived by GPs in daily practice. The aim of this study was to investigate GPs' task perception and barriers involved in palliative care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Requests from professional care providers for consultation with palliative care consultation teams
    Marieke M Groot
    Centre for Quality of Care Research 229, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 13:920-8. 2005
    ..Our aim was to investigate the extent to which professionals requested assistance from palliative care consultation teams and the reasons behind these requests to trace any gaps they experience in the provision of palliative care...
  13. ncbi request reprint How to conceptualize professionalism: a qualitative study
    Kalinka Van De Camp
    Department of Postgraduate Training for General Practice, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 26:696-702. 2004
    ..These themes were considered accurate by the expert panel which supports the validity of the results. Our findings show that the concept of professionalism is multidimensional and should be conceptualized as such...
  14. ncbi request reprint The problems experienced by patients with cancer and their needs for palliative care
    Bart H P Osse
    Center of Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 13:722-32. 2005
    ..To investigate the problems that patients experience and their met- and unmet needs for professional help. This information is necessary to tailor palliative care to patient needs...
  15. doi request reprint The effect on caregiver burden of a problem-based home visiting programme for frail older people
    René J F Melis
    Department of Geriatric Medicine 925, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 38:542-7. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of diagnostic disclosure in dementia on patients and carers: qualitative case series analysis
    E Derksen
    Alzheimer Centre Nijmegen, Centre for Quality of Care Research, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Aging Ment Health 10:525-31. 2006
    ..Therefore regular practice should include the careful planning and performance of diagnostic disclosure...
  17. ncbi request reprint CAMDEX, can it be more efficient? Observational study on the contribution of four screening measures to the diagnosis of dementia by a memory clinic team
    H Van Hout
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, P O Box 9101, Academic Hospital St Radboud, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:64-9. 2001
    ..To evaluate the efficiency of the CAMDEX by exploring the contribution of its four main screening measures to the diagnosis of dementia at a memory clinic...
  18. ncbi request reprint Spiritual issues in palliative care consultations in the Netherlands
    Annemieke Kuin
    VU University Medical Center, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 20:585-92. 2006
    ..This study aims to understand which spiritual issues are discussed in these consultations and to determine which factors influence whether they are raised or not...
  19. ncbi request reprint The added value of assessing the 'most troublesome' symptom among patients with cancer in the palliative phase
    Johanna Hoekstra
    Department of General Practice, Division of Clinical Methods and Public Health, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:223-9. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Patient autonomy problems in palliative care: systematic development and evaluation of a questionnaire
    Myrra J F J Vernooij-Dassen
    Center of Quality of Care Research, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:264-70. 2005
    ..86), followed by a concise 4-item version (PAQs) (Cronbach's alpha 0.71). Autonomy problems were more prevalent than pain problems. The development of the PAQ may help draw attention to autonomy problems...
  21. ncbi request reprint Facilitators and barriers in the implementation of the meeting centres model for people with dementia and their carers
    Franka J M Meiland
    V U Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, EMGO Institute, Valeriusplein 9, 1075 BG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 71:243-53. 2005
    ..The findings were used, among other things, to develop an implementation guide, to facilitate the implementation of meeting centres...
  22. ncbi request reprint Palliative care consultation in The Netherlands: a nationwide evaluation study
    Annemieke Kuin
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:53-60. 2004
    ..According to the requesting professionals, consultation was helpful and contributed to improving the quality of palliative care...