Michel Weijerman

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Affiliation: Rijnland ziekenhuis
Location: Leiderdorp, the Netherlands
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1.Recurrent wheeze in children with Down syndrome: Is it asthma?

Weijerman ME, Brand PL, Marceline van Furth A, Broers CJ, Gemke RJ.

Acta Paediatr. 2011 May 31. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2011.02367.x. [Epub ahead of print]

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2.Increased risk of respiratory tract infections in children with Down syndrome: the consequence of an altered immune system.

Bloemers BL, Broers CJ, Bont L, Weijerman ME, Gemke RJ, van Furth AM.

Microbes Infect. 2010 Oct;12(11):799-808. Epub 2010 Jun 2. Review.

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3.Clinical practice. The care of children with Down syndrome.

Weijerman ME, de Winter JP.

Eur J Pediatr. 2010 Dec;169(12):1445-52. Epub 2010 Jul 15. Review.

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4.Prevalence of congenital heart defects and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the neonate with Down syndrome.

Weijerman ME, van Furth AM, van der Mooren MD, van Weissenbruch MM, Rammeloo L, Broers CJ, Gemke RJ.

Eur J Pediatr. 2010 Oct;169(10):1195-9. Epub 2010 Apr 23.

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5.Intestinal barrier gene variants may not explain the increased levels of antigliadin antibodies, suggesting other mechanisms than altered permeability.

Wolters VM, Alizadeh BZ, Weijerman ME, Zhernakova A, van Hoogstraten IM, Mearin ML, Wapenaar MC, Wijmenga C, Schreurs MW.

Hum Immunol. 2010 Apr;71(4):392-6. Epub 2010 Feb 4.

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6.High incidence of recurrent wheeze in children with down syndrome with and without previous respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection.

Bloemers BL, van Furth AM, Weijerman ME, Gemke RJ, Broers CJ, Kimpen JL, Bont L.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Jan;29(1):39-42.

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7.Down syndrome: a cardiovascular perspective.

Vis JC, Duffels MG, Winter MM, Weijerman ME, Cobben JM, Huisman SA, Mulder BJ.

J Intellect Disabil Res. 2009 May;53(5):419-25. Epub 2009 Feb 18. Review.

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8.Prospective human leukocyte antigen, endomysium immunoglobulin A antibodies, and transglutaminase antibodies testing for celiac disease in children with Down syndrome.

Wouters J, Weijerman ME, van Furth AM, Schreurs MW, Crusius JB, von Blomberg BM, de Baaij LR, Broers CJ, Gemke RJ.

J Pediatr. 2009 Feb;154(2):239-42. Epub 2008 Sep 25.

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9.Prevalence, neonatal characteristics, and first-year mortality of Down syndrome: a national study.

Weijerman ME, van Furth AM, Vonk Noordegraaf A, van Wouwe JP, Broers CJ, Gemke RJ.

J Pediatr. 2008 Jan;152(1):15-9. Epub 2007 Nov 19.

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10.Down syndrome: a novel risk factor for respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis--a prospective birth-cohort study.

Bloemers BL, van Furth AM, Weijerman ME, Gemke RJ, Broers CJ, van den Ende K, Kimpen JL, Strengers JL, Bont LJ.

Pediatrics. 2007 Oct;120(4):e1076-81.

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Down syndrome: a novel risk factor for respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis--a prospective birth-cohort study
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Department of Pediatrics, 3508 AB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 120:e1076-81. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Recurrent wheeze in children with Down syndrome: is it asthma?
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 100:e194-7. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Increased risk of respiratory tract infections in children with Down syndrome: the consequence of an altered immune system
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Centre Utrecht, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Microbes Infect 12:799-808. 2010
  4. pmc Clinical practice. The care of children with Down syndrome
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1445-52. 2010
  5. pmc Prevalence of congenital heart defects and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the neonate with Down syndrome
    Michel Emile Weijerman
    Department of Paediatrics, Subdivision of General Paediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1195-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Intestinal barrier gene variants may not explain the increased levels of antigliadin antibodies, suggesting other mechanisms than altered permeability
    Victorien M Wolters
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, UMC Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hum Immunol 71:392-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint High incidence of recurrent wheeze in children with down syndrome with and without previous respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht 3508 AB, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:39-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Down syndrome: a cardiovascular perspective
    J C Vis
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Disabil Res 53:419-25. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Prospective human leukocyte antigen, endomysium immunoglobulin A antibodies, and transglutaminase antibodies testing for celiac disease in children with Down syndrome
    Jeroen Wouters
    Department of Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:239-42. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, neonatal characteristics, and first-year mortality of Down syndrome: a national study
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 152:15-9. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Down syndrome: a novel risk factor for respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis--a prospective birth-cohort study
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Department of Pediatrics, 3508 AB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 120:e1076-81. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the incidence of respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection-associated hospitalization among children with Down syndrome...
  2. doi request reprint Recurrent wheeze in children with Down syndrome: is it asthma?
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 100:e194-7. 2011
    ..To compare the prevalence of current wheeze in children with Down syndrome (DS), their siblings, and nonrelated population controls...
  3. doi request reprint Increased risk of respiratory tract infections in children with Down syndrome: the consequence of an altered immune system
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases, University Medical Centre Utrecht, PO Box 85090, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Microbes Infect 12:799-808. 2010
    ..However, the influence of the immune system on the occurrence of respiratory tract infections in these children has never been reviewed...
  4. pmc Clinical practice. The care of children with Down syndrome
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1445-52. 2010
    ..We present an overview of the most important issues related to children with DS based on the most relevant literature currently available...
  5. pmc Prevalence of congenital heart defects and persistent pulmonary hypertension of the neonate with Down syndrome
    Michel Emile Weijerman
    Department of Paediatrics, Subdivision of General Paediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1195-9. 2010
    ..In neonates with DS, we found not only a 43% prevalence of CHD, but also a high incidence of PPHN at 5.2%. Early recognition of the cardiac condition of neonates with DS seems justified...
  6. doi request reprint Intestinal barrier gene variants may not explain the increased levels of antigliadin antibodies, suggesting other mechanisms than altered permeability
    Victorien M Wolters
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, UMC Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hum Immunol 71:392-6. 2010
    ..Thus, other immunologic phenomena play a role in the increased prevalence of elevated AGA in patients with Down syndrome, possibly involving altered induction and/or maintenance of tolerance...
  7. doi request reprint High incidence of recurrent wheeze in children with down syndrome with and without previous respiratory syncytial virus lower respiratory tract infection
    Beatrijs L P Bloemers
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht 3508 AB, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:39-42. 2010
    ..In the current study we aimed to investigate the development of long-term airway morbidity in children with DS after hospitalization for RSV-induced LRTI...
  8. doi request reprint Down syndrome: a cardiovascular perspective
    J C Vis
    Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Intellect Disabil Res 53:419-25. 2009
    ..Epidemiology of congenital heart defects, cardiovascular aspects and thyroid-related cardiac impairment in patients with Down syndrome will be discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Prospective human leukocyte antigen, endomysium immunoglobulin A antibodies, and transglutaminase antibodies testing for celiac disease in children with Down syndrome
    Jeroen Wouters
    Department of Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:239-42. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of a prospective screening strategy for the early diagnosis of celiac disease (CD) in children with Down syndrome (DS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, neonatal characteristics, and first-year mortality of Down syndrome: a national study
    Michel E Weijerman
    Department of Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 152:15-9. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence, neonatal characteristics, and first-year mortality in Down syndrome (DS) among children in The Netherlands...
  11. ncbi request reprint [New insights into the support of children with Down syndrome]
    Michel E Weijerman
    Rijnland Ziekenhuis, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5330. 2013
    ..Medical support and screening addressing specific comorbidities (heart, thyroid, lungs, hearing, vision) and special support for cognitive, motor and speech development in children with Down syndrome is worthwhile...