Joline W J Beulens

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Satisfaction of well-controlled type 2 diabetes patients with three-monthly and six-monthly monitoring
    Paulien R Wermeling
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 14:107. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Estimating the mediating effect of different biomarkers on the relation of alcohol consumption with the risk of type 2 diabetes
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Epidemiol 23:193-7. 2013
  3. pmc Alcohol consumption, mediating biomarkers, and risk of type 2 diabetes among middle-aged women
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:2050-5. 2008
  4. pmc Dietary phylloquinone and menaquinones intakes and risk of type 2 diabetes
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 33:1699-705. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of recurrent cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with clinically manifest vascular disease and diabetes mellitus: the Second Manifestations of ARTerial (SMART) disease study
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 212:281-6. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effects of blood pressure lowering and intensive glucose control on the incidence and progression of retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomised controlled trial
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, GA, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 52:2027-36. 2009
  7. doi request reprint High dietary menaquinone intake is associated with reduced coronary calcification
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 203:489-93. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of microvascular complications in type 1 diabetes patients: the EURODIAB Prospective Complications Study
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Room Str 6 131, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 51:1631-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint [Moderate alcohol consumption may be recommended for the prevention of heart attacks]
    J W J Beulens
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, Julius Centrum voor Gezondheidswetenschappen en Eerstelijns Geneeskunde, Postbus 85 500, 3508 GA Utrecht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2716. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for coronary heart disease among men with hypertension
    Joline W J Beulens
    Harvard School of Public Health, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:10-9. 2007

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  1. pmc Satisfaction of well-controlled type 2 diabetes patients with three-monthly and six-monthly monitoring
    Paulien R Wermeling
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 14:107. 2013
    ..Here we want to determine the satisfaction of well-controlled type 2 diabetes patients with either three-monthly or six-monthly diabetes monitoring and their future preference...
  2. doi request reprint Estimating the mediating effect of different biomarkers on the relation of alcohol consumption with the risk of type 2 diabetes
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Epidemiol 23:193-7. 2013
    ..However, influence of alcohol-biomarker interaction on its results is unclear. G-estimation method is proposed to accurately assess proportion explained, but how this method compares with the difference method is unknown...
  3. pmc Alcohol consumption, mediating biomarkers, and risk of type 2 diabetes among middle-aged women
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:2050-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether adiponectin concentrations and biomarkers of inflammation, endothelial dysfunction, and insulin resistance mediate the association between alcohol consumption and diabetes...
  4. pmc Dietary phylloquinone and menaquinones intakes and risk of type 2 diabetes
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 33:1699-705. 2010
    ..To investigate whether dietary phylloquinone and menaquinones intakes are related to risk of type 2 diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of recurrent cardiovascular events and mortality in patients with clinically manifest vascular disease and diabetes mellitus: the Second Manifestations of ARTerial (SMART) disease study
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 212:281-6. 2010
    ..This study investigated the relation between alcohol consumption and specific vascular events and mortality in a high risk population of patients with clinical manifestations of vascular disease and diabetes...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of blood pressure lowering and intensive glucose control on the incidence and progression of retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a randomised controlled trial
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, GA, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 52:2027-36. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of blood pressure lowering and intensive glucose control on the incidence and progression of retinopathy in type 2 diabetic patients...
  7. doi request reprint High dietary menaquinone intake is associated with reduced coronary calcification
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 203:489-93. 2009
    ..This may be due to different effects of vitamin K(1) (phylloquinone) and vitamin K(2) (menaquinone, MK), but few studies included both...
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of microvascular complications in type 1 diabetes patients: the EURODIAB Prospective Complications Study
    J W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Room Str 6 131, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 51:1631-8. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Moderate alcohol consumption may be recommended for the prevention of heart attacks]
    J W J Beulens
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Utrecht, Julius Centrum voor Gezondheidswetenschappen en Eerstelijns Geneeskunde, Postbus 85 500, 3508 GA Utrecht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2716. 2007
    ..This does not mean that moderate alcohol consumption may not be recommended for the prevention of heart attacks in the relevant segments of the population...
  10. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk for coronary heart disease among men with hypertension
    Joline W J Beulens
    Harvard School of Public Health, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:10-9. 2007
    ..However, data on the association between alcohol consumption and CVD among individuals with hypertension are scarce...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and type 2 diabetes: influence of genetic variation in alcohol dehydrogenase
    Joline W J Beulens
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes 56:2388-94. 2007
    ..We sought to investigate whether a polymorphism in the alcohol dehydrogenase 1c (ADH1C) gene modifies the association between alcohol consumption and type 2 diabetes...
  12. ncbi request reprint High dietary glycemic load and glycemic index increase risk of cardiovascular disease among middle-aged women: a population-based follow-up study
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:14-21. 2007
    ..The goal of this work was to assess whether high dietary glycemic load and glycemic index are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes among older women
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 28:2933-8. 2005
    ..This study aimed to investigate the relation between alcohol consumption and type 2 diabetes among older women...
  14. doi request reprint Tea and coffee consumption and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality
    J Margot de Koning Gans
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30:1665-71. 2010
    ..To examine the associations of coffee and tea consumption with risk of morbidity and mortality of stroke and coronary heart disease (CHD) and with all-cause mortality...
  15. pmc Dietary fiber, carbohydrate quality and quantity, and mortality risk of individuals with diabetes mellitus
    Koert N J Burger
    University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e43127. 2012
    ..Dietary fiber, carbohydrate quality and quantity are associated with mortality risk in the general population. Whether this is also the case among diabetes patients is unknown...
  16. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of cardiovascular disease among hypertensive women
    Sarah Bos
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:119-26. 2010
    ..This study investigated the relation between alcohol consumption and the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) among 10 530-hypertensive women from the EPIC-NL cohort...
  17. doi request reprint Dietary patterns and the risk of type 2 diabetes in overweight and obese individuals
    Florianne Bauer
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Mailbox STR 6 131, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nutr 52:1127-34. 2013
    ..In this paper, we aim to clarify the role of dietary patterns in the development of type 2 diabetes in overweight and obese individuals...
  18. doi request reprint Plasma uric acid is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes independent of diet and metabolic risk factors
    Ivonne Sluijs
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nutr 143:80-5. 2013
    ..In conclusion, this study supports that high uric acid concentrations are associated with increased diabetes risk, although a large part of the association can be explained by the degree of adiposity...
  19. doi request reprint Dairy intake and coronary heart disease or stroke--a population-based cohort study
    Geertje W Dalmeijer
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiol 167:925-9. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate the relationship between total dairy intake and dairy subtypes (high-fat dairy, low-fat dairy, milk and milk products, cheese and fermented dairy) with incident coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke...
  20. doi request reprint Advanced glycation end products, measured as skin autofluorescence, during normal pregnancy and pregnancy complicated by diabetes mellitus
    Wendela L de Ranitz-Greven
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Technol Ther 14:1134-9. 2012
    ..Furthermore, the relation between SAF levels and adverse pregnancy outcomes was investigated...
  21. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, and digestible carbohydrate intake are not associated with risk of type 2 diabetes in eight European countries
    Ivonne Sluijs
    University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nutr 143:93-9. 2013
    ..Our study shows that digestible carbohydrate intake is not associated with diabetes risk and suggests that diabetes risk with high-GI and -GL diets may be more modest than initial studies suggested...
  22. doi request reprint The global burden of diabetes and its complications: an emerging pandemic
    Susan van Dieren
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:S3-8. 2010
    ..Global excess mortality attributable to diabetes in adults was estimated to be 3.8 million deaths...
  23. doi request reprint The role of menaquinones (vitamin K₂) in human health
    Joline W J Beulens
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 110:1357-68. 2013
    ..However, there is merit for considering both menaquinones and phylloquinone when developing future recommendations for vitamin K intake...
  24. pmc Dietary intake of total, animal, and vegetable protein and risk of type 2 diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-NL study
    Ivonne Sluijs
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherland
    Diabetes Care 33:43-8. 2010
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and augmentation index in healthy young men: the ARYA study
    Marijke J C A van Trijp
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 18:792-6. 2005
    ..We studied the effect of alcohol consumption on the augmentation index (AIx), a measure of arterial wave reflection in a population of healthy young men...
  26. doi request reprint Dietary carotenoid intake is associated with lower prevalence of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged and elderly men
    Ivonne Sluijs
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nutr 139:987-92. 2009
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Intakes of potassium, magnesium, and calcium and risk of stroke
    Ivonne Sluijs
    From the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands I S, J W J B, Y T v d S, D E G Department of Nutrition, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hôpital A Paré, Universite Versailles St Quentin, Boulogne, France S C INSERM U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Villejuif, France S C and Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and health Services, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands J M A B, W M M V
    Stroke 45:1148-50. 2014
    ..We aimed to investigate the associations of dietary and total potassium, magnesium, and calcium intakes with stroke occurrence...
  28. pmc Development of methodology for disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) calculation based on real-life data
    Ellen A Struijk
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e74294. 2013
    ..Our aim was to address several methodological points related to the computation of DALYs at an individual level in a follow-up study...
  29. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease prevention in women: Impact of dietary interventions
    Tiny Hoekstra
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, The Netherlands
    Maturitas 63:20-7. 2009
    ..More efforts are needed to further increase awareness of cardiovascular risk and the benefits of a healthy diet. Thus, dietary counselling should be an integral part of the cardiovascular risk management in women...
  30. doi request reprint The contribution of diet and lifestyle to socioeconomic inequalities in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality
    Caroline Mejean
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands Université Paris 13, Sorbonne Paris Cité, UREN, INSERM U557, INRA U1125, CNAM, F 93017 Bobigny Cedex, France Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:5190-5. 2013
    ..We studied the contribution of diet and other lifestyle factors to the explanation of socioeconomic inequalities in cardiovascular diseases...
  31. doi request reprint Glycemic variability in inadequately controlled type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes on intensive insulin therapy: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Wendela L Greven
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:695-9. 2010
    ..Therefore in this study we investigate different parameters of glycemic variability and differences between T1DM and T2DM in inadequately controlled patients on intensive insulin treatment...
  32. doi request reprint A high menaquinone intake reduces the incidence of coronary heart disease
    G C M Gast
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:504-10. 2009
    ..Data on the effect of vitamin K intake on coronary heart disease (CHD) risk, however, are scarce. To examine the relationship between dietary vitamins K(1) and K(2) intake, and its subtypes, and the incidence of CHD...
  33. doi request reprint Coffee and tea consumption and risk of type 2 diabetes
    S van Dieren
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre Utrecht, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 52:2561-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association of consumption of coffee and tea, separately and in total, with risk of type 2 diabetes and which factors mediate these relations...
  34. pmc Non-fasting lipids and risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes mellitus
    S van Dieren
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 54:73-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effect of postprandial time on the associations and predictive value of non-fasting lipid levels and cardiovascular disease risk in participants with diabetes...
  35. pmc External validation of the UK Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) risk engine in patients with type 2 diabetes
    S van Dieren
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Str 6 131, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 54:264-70. 2011
    ..Hence, we assessed the discrimination and calibration of the UKPDS risk engine to predict 4, 5, 6 and 8 year cardiovascular risk in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  36. doi request reprint Six-monthly diabetes monitoring of well-controlled patients: experiences of primary care providers
    Paulien R Wermeling
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Str 6 131, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Prim Care Diabetes 7:187-91. 2013
    ..To examine experiences of primary care providers with six-monthly diabetes monitoring of well-controlled patients...
  37. pmc Intake of dietary phylloquinone and menaquinones and risk of stroke
    Linda E T Vissers
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Heart Assoc 2:e000455. 2013
    ..Studies investigating the association between phylloquinone intake and risk of stroke are scarce, and the relation with menaquinones has not been investigated to date...
  38. doi request reprint Circulating matrix Gla protein is associated with coronary artery calcification and vitamin K status in healthy women
    Geertje W Dalmeijer
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Nutr Biochem 24:624-8. 2013
    ..09; 0.19) but not with other MGP species. These results show that dp-ucMGP may serve as a biomarker of vitamin K status. Circulating dp-ucMGP and t-ucMGP may serve as markers for the extent of CAC, but these findings need to be confirmed...
  39. doi request reprint Effects of blood pressure lowering on cardiovascular outcomes in different cardiovascular risk groups among participants with type 2 diabetes
    Susan van Dieren
    The George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 98:83-90. 2012
    ..To asses differences in treatment effects of a fixed combination of perindopril-indapamide on major clinical outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes across subgroups of cardiovascular risk...
  40. pmc Liver function tests and risk prediction of incident type 2 diabetes: evaluation in two independent cohorts
    Ali Abbasi
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e51496. 2012
    ..Liver function tests might predict the risk of type 2 diabetes. An independent study evaluating utility of these markers compared with an existing prediction model is yet lacking...
  41. doi request reprint Coffee and tea intake and risk of breast cancer
    Nirmala Bhoo Pathy
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Stratenum 6 131, PO Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:461-7. 2010
    ..These results were also not altered by body mass index (BMI). Coffee and tea consumption does not seem to be related to the risk of breast cancer in women...
  42. doi request reprint Advanced glycation end products, measured as skin autofluorescence, at diagnosis in gestational diabetes mellitus compared with normal pregnancy
    Wendela L de Ranitz-Greven
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Technol Ther 14:43-9. 2012
    ..Therefore we compared SAF at diagnosis in GDM patients with normal pregnancy. If SAF is elevated in GDM, future research could focus on the possible use of the AGE-Reader as a screening method for GDM...
  43. ncbi request reprint Intake of vegetables, legumes, and fruit, and risk for all-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality in a European diabetic population
    Ute Nöthlings
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, 14558 Germany
    J Nutr 138:775-81. 2008
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Alpha-lactalbumin combined with a regular diet increases plasma Trp-LNAA ratio
    Joline W J Beulens
    Department of Clinical Nutrition and Diets, Numico Research BV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Physiol Behav 81:585-93. 2004
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint The effect of moderate alcohol consumption on fat distribution and adipocytokines
    Joline W J Beulens
    TNO Quality of Life, P O Box 360, 3700 AJ Zeist, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:60-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the effect of moderate alcohol consumption on fat distribution, adipose tissue secreted proteins (adiponectin and resistin), and insulin sensitivity in healthy middle-aged men with abdominal obesity...