R Oostenbrink

Summary

Affiliation: Sophia Children's Hospital
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Prediction of vesico-ureteric reflux in childhood urinary tract infection: a multivariate approach
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 89:806-10. 2000
  2. ncbi Signs of meningeal irritation at the emergency department: how often bacterial meningitis?
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:161-4. 2001
  3. ncbi Prediction of bacterial meningitis in children with meningeal signs: reduction of lumbar punctures
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 90:611-7. 2001
  4. ncbi Early prediction of neurological sequelae or death after bacterial meningitis
    R Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 91:391-8. 2002
  5. ncbi Sequelae after bacterial meningitis in childhood
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:379-82. 2002
  6. ncbi The EQ-5D and the Health Utilities Index for permanent sequelae after meningitis: a head-to-head comparison
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:791-9. 2002
  7. ncbi Children with meningeal signs: predicting who needs empiric antibiotic treatment
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Outpatient Department of Pediatrics, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1189-94. 2002
  8. pmc Health-related quality of life in preschool children in five health conditions
    A T Spuijbroek
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:779-86. 2011
  9. ncbi [A diagnostic decision rule for managing children with signs of meningeal irritation]
    R Oostenbrink
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, afd Algemene Kindergeneeskunde, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1357-61. 2003
  10. pmc Functional abdominal complaints in pre-school children: parental reports of health-related quality of life
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 19:363-9. 2010

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Publications21

  1. ncbi Prediction of vesico-ureteric reflux in childhood urinary tract infection: a multivariate approach
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 89:806-10. 2000
    ..69-0.87). This prediction model identified 12% (95% CI: 7-18) of the patients without VUR without missing one case of VUR. If we used VUR > or = grade 3 as a threshold, the model assessed VUR to be absent in 34% (95% CI: 26-42)...
  2. ncbi Signs of meningeal irritation at the emergency department: how often bacterial meningitis?
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Pediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:161-4. 2001
    ..In this study, we described the final diagnoses in children with signs of meningeal irritation, and we assessed the frequency of bacterial meningitis related to specific signs of meningeal irritation...
  3. ncbi Prediction of bacterial meningitis in children with meningeal signs: reduction of lumbar punctures
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 90:611-7. 2001
    ..For the individual patient this prediction rule is valuable in deciding whether or not to perform a lumbar puncture...
  4. ncbi Early prediction of neurological sequelae or death after bacterial meningitis
    R Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 91:391-8. 2002
    ..The pathogen type, in particular, is the main prognostic determinant of childhood bacterial meningitis...
  5. ncbi Sequelae after bacterial meningitis in childhood
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, University Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:379-82. 2002
    ..Children with bacterial meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and those with acute focal neurological symptoms tended to have the worst prognosis...
  6. ncbi The EQ-5D and the Health Utilities Index for permanent sequelae after meningitis: a head-to-head comparison
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital Rotterdam, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:791-9. 2002
    ..This may be different in a cost-utility analysis of therapeutic strategies. Hence, sensitivity analysis to quality weights is recommended...
  7. ncbi Children with meningeal signs: predicting who needs empiric antibiotic treatment
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital, Outpatient Department of Pediatrics, Room Sp 1545, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1189-94. 2002
    ..Since delayed diagnosis and treatment of bacterial meningitis worsens patient prognosis, clinicians have a low threshold to perform a lumbar puncture or to start empiric antibiotic treatment in patients suspected of having meningitis...
  8. pmc Health-related quality of life in preschool children in five health conditions
    A T Spuijbroek
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 20:779-86. 2011
    ..To test the responsiveness of the Infant/Toddler Quality of Life Questionnaire (ITQOL) to five health conditions. In addition, to evaluate the impact of the child's age and gender on the ITQOL domain scores...
  9. ncbi [A diagnostic decision rule for managing children with signs of meningeal irritation]
    R Oostenbrink
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, Sophia Kinderziekenhuis, afd Algemene Kindergeneeskunde, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1357-61. 2003
    ..To develop a diagnostic decision rule based on clinical features to predict the risk of bacterial meningitis in children with signs of meningeal irritation...
  10. pmc Functional abdominal complaints in pre-school children: parental reports of health-related quality of life
    R Oostenbrink
    Outpatient Department Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 60, room Sp 1549, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 19:363-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the influence of functional abdominal complaints (FAC) on health-related quality of life in a group of Dutch pre-school children...
  11. ncbi Health-related quality of life of pre-school children with wheezing illness
    R Oostenbrink
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:993-1000. 2006
    ..The scale scores were sensitive to age, co morbidity, socio-economic situation, and disease severity...
  12. doi Health-related quality of life in children with neurofibromatosis type 1: contribution of demographic factors, disease-related factors, and behavior
    Lianne C Krab
    NF1 CoRe Team Cognitive Research Team, Department of General Pediatrics, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:420-5, 425.e1. 2009
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  13. doi Impact of von Willebrand disease on health-related quality of life in a pediatric population
    E M de Wee
    Hematology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 9:502-9. 2011
    ..Von Willebrand disease (VWD) is the most frequent inherited bleeding disorder. Whether VWD is associated with health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) in children is unknown...
  14. ncbi Predictive model for childhood meningitis
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:1070-1. 2004
  15. pmc Reliability and validity of the Infant and Toddler Quality of Life Questionnaire (ITQOL) in a general population and respiratory disease sample
    Hein Raat
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Rotterdam, ZH, 3000, CA, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:445-60. 2007
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  16. ncbi Parental reports of health-related quality of life in young children with neurofibromatosis type 1: influence of condition specific determinants
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Outpatient s Department General Pediatrics, ErasmusMC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 151:182-6, 186.e1-2. 2007
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  17. ncbi Cost-utility analysis of patient care in children with meningeal signs
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Sophia Children s Hospital and University Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 18:485-96. 2002
    ..Using this model, we determined in a cost-utility analysis the consequences for society of different diagnostic strategies in terms of quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) and costs...
  18. ncbi A diagnostic decision rule for management of children with meningeal signs
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Department of General Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:109-16. 2004
    ..This diagnostic decision rule is a valuable tool for the clinician when deciding to treat these children for bacterial meningitis and thus improving their management...
  19. ncbi Validating and updating a prediction rule for neurological sequelae after childhood bacterial meningitis
    Cornelis J Biesheuvel
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, and Department of General Paediatrics, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:19-26. 2006
    ..01. The updated prediction rule showed adequate performance in the combined data sets; the ROC area was 0.77 (95% CI 0.72-0.82). Further study of the generalizability of this updated rule may stimulate application in clinical practice...
  20. ncbi Application of a diagnostic decision rule in children with meningeal signs: a cost-minimization study
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 19:698-704. 2003
    ..In this study, we estimated cost savings of the rule compared with current practice...
  21. ncbi Diagnostic research on routine care data: prospects and problems
    Rianne Oostenbrink
    Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Sophia Children s Hospital, Outpatient Department of Pediatrics, Dr Molewaterplein 60, Room Sh 2015, Rotterdam 3015 GJ, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 56:501-6. 2003
    ..All this could contribute to more frequent and appropriate use of routine care data in diagnostic research. The discussed methods to overcome the above problems may well be similarly useful to prospective diagnostic studies...