Mirjam I Geerlings

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endogenous estradiol and risk of dementia in women and men: the Rotterdam Study
    Mirjam I Geerlings
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Neurol 53:607-15. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory proteins in plasma and the risk of dementia: the rotterdam study
    Marianne J Engelhart
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Neurol 61:668-72. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of antioxidants and risk of Alzheimer disease
    Marianne J Engelhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 287:3223-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of hippocampal and amygdalar volumes on magnetic resonance imaging to predict dementia in cognitively intact elderly people
    Tom den Heijer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:57-62. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Low levels of endogenous androgens increase the risk of atherosclerosis in elderly men: the Rotterdam study
    A Elisabeth Hak
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3632-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Higher estrogen levels are not associated with larger hippocampi and better memory performance
    Tom den Heijer
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Neurol 60:213-20. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex hormones and neuropathology in elderly men: the HAAS
    Dorothea Strozyk
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry, National Institutes on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 28:62-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and cardiovascular mortality: a role for n-3 fatty acids?
    Marjolein H Kamphuis
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1513-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Total cerebral blood flow, white matter lesions and brain atrophy: the SMART-MR study
    Auke P A Appelman
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:633-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint No increased incidence of diabetes in antidepressant users
    Mirjam J Knol
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:382-6. 2007

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Endogenous estradiol and risk of dementia in women and men: the Rotterdam Study
    Mirjam I Geerlings
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Neurol 53:607-15. 2003
    ..The findings do not support the hypothesis that higher levels of endogenous estradiol reduce risk of dementia, neither in women nor in men...
  2. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory proteins in plasma and the risk of dementia: the rotterdam study
    Marianne J Engelhart
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Neurol 61:668-72. 2004
    ..Increased levels of inflammatory proteins have been found in the brains and plasma samples of patients with dementia. Whether the levels of inflammatory proteins in plasma samples are elevated before clinical onset of dementia is unclear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of antioxidants and risk of Alzheimer disease
    Marianne J Engelhart
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 287:3223-9. 2002
    ..Therefore, the risk of Alzheimer disease might be reduced by intake of antioxidants that counteract the detrimental effects of oxidative stress...
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of hippocampal and amygdalar volumes on magnetic resonance imaging to predict dementia in cognitively intact elderly people
    Tom den Heijer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:57-62. 2006
    ..Whether atrophy of these structures is also present in persons without cognitive impairment who later develop dementia is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Low levels of endogenous androgens increase the risk of atherosclerosis in elderly men: the Rotterdam study
    A Elisabeth Hak
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3632-9. 2002
    ..In women, positive associations between levels of testosterone and aortic atherosclerosis were largely due to adverse cardiovascular disease risk factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Higher estrogen levels are not associated with larger hippocampi and better memory performance
    Tom den Heijer
    Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Neurol 60:213-20. 2003
    ..Animal study findings have shown beneficial effects of estrogen on the brain, particularly on the hippocampus, a structure related to memory performance and early Alzheimer disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex hormones and neuropathology in elderly men: the HAAS
    Dorothea Strozyk
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography and Biometry, National Institutes on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 28:62-8. 2007
    ..This community-based autopsy study suggests that peripheral levels of sex hormones are associated with neurofibrillary tangles and micro-infarcts, but not with other neuropathologic markers of brain disease in elderly men...
  8. ncbi request reprint Depression and cardiovascular mortality: a role for n-3 fatty acids?
    Marjolein H Kamphuis
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1513-7. 2006
    ..Recent studies indicate that depression plays an important role in the occurrence of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs). The underlying mechanisms are not well understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Total cerebral blood flow, white matter lesions and brain atrophy: the SMART-MR study
    Auke P A Appelman
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 28:633-9. 2008
    ..d. decrease in CBF 0.18%, 95% CI: 0.02 to 0.34%. Our findings suggest that cerebral hypoperfusion in the presence of WML may be associated with subcortical brain atrophy...
  10. ncbi request reprint No increased incidence of diabetes in antidepressant users
    Mirjam J Knol
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:382-6. 2007
    ..12-1.68) for AD and BD users compared with no AD and no BD users. We did not find an increased risk of diabetes in individuals using ADs. The association between BD use and diabetes was partly explained by chronic somatic comorbidity...