Sandra Kalmijn

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to cognitive performance in middle age
    Sandra Kalmijn
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 156:936-44. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of fatty acids and fish in relation to cognitive performance at middle age
    S Kalmijn
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 62:275-80. 2004
  3. pmc Chest radiography in general practice: indications, diagnostic yield and consequences for patient management
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 56:574-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Expected and unexpected gallstones in primary care
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:351-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine level and cognitive function in patients with arterial disease: the second manifestations of ARTerial Disease Study
    A Fleur van Raamt
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:575-9. 2006
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Upper abdominal ultrasound in general practice: indications, diagnostic yield and consequences for patient management
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 23:507-11. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of non-invasive ventilation on survival, quality of life, respiratory function and cognition: a review of the literature
    Sanne Piepers
    Department of Neurology, Rudolph Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 7:195-200. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency of chest radiography and abdominal ultrasound in the Netherlands: 1999-2003
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, GA, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:1031-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation care for patients with ALS in The Netherlands
    Jan Paul van den Berg
    Rudolph Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord 4:186-90. 2003

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption in relation to cognitive performance in middle age
    Sandra Kalmijn
    Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 156:936-44. 2002
    ..This finding suggests that actions to prevent cognitive decline can be taken in middle age...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of fatty acids and fish in relation to cognitive performance at middle age
    S Kalmijn
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 62:275-80. 2004
    ..To examine the associations of fatty acid and fish intake with cognitive function...
  3. pmc Chest radiography in general practice: indications, diagnostic yield and consequences for patient management
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 56:574-8. 2006
    ..Chest radiography (CXR) is frequently performed in Western societies. There is insufficient knowledge of its diagnostic value in terms of changes in patient management decisions in primary care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Expected and unexpected gallstones in primary care
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:351-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this prospective cohort study was to assess the differences in signs and symptoms of primary-care patients with expected and those with unexpected gallstones referred for upper abdominal ultrasound (US)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Homocysteine level and cognitive function in patients with arterial disease: the second manifestations of ARTerial Disease Study
    A Fleur van Raamt
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:575-9. 2006
    ..To assess the relationship between total plasma homocysteine (tHcy) level and cognitive function in patients with manifest arterial disease...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Upper abdominal ultrasound in general practice: indications, diagnostic yield and consequences for patient management
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 23:507-11. 2006
    ..Abdominal ultrasound (US) is frequently performed in Western societies. There is insufficient knowledge of its diagnostic value in terms of changes in patient management decisions in primary care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of non-invasive ventilation on survival, quality of life, respiratory function and cognition: a review of the literature
    Sanne Piepers
    Department of Neurology, Rudolph Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 7:195-200. 2006
    ..All studies suggest a beneficial effect on QoL and other outcome measures (Evidence level Class II-III). Well-designed randomized controlled trials comparing the effect on QoL and survival have not been performed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Frequency of chest radiography and abdominal ultrasound in the Netherlands: 1999-2003
    Anouk M Speets
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, GA, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:1031-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, this study showed marked differences in the frequencies of chest radiography and abdominal ultrasound according to age, gender and ethnicity in The Netherlands...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation care for patients with ALS in The Netherlands
    Jan Paul van den Berg
    Rudolph Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Department of Rehabilitation, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord 4:186-90. 2003
    ..Detailed information about the actual care of ALS patients in the Netherlands and about the attitude of consultants in rehabilitation medicine towards the management of this disease was lacking...
  11. ncbi request reprint Self-reported disability and its association with performance-based limitation in elderly men: a comparison of three European countries
    Carolien L van den Brink
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:782-8. 2003
    ..To compare self-reported disability and performance-based limitation and their association in elderly men from three European countries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Marital status and living situation during a 5-year period are associated with a subsequent 10-year cognitive decline in older men: the FINE Study
    Boukje Maria van Gelder
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, PO Box 1, Internal Postal Code 101, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P213-9. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Fish consumption, n-3 fatty acids, and subsequent 5-y cognitive decline in elderly men: the Zutphen Elderly Study
    Boukje Maria van Gelder
    Centre for Prevention and Health Services Research, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:1142-7. 2007
    ..Indications have been seen of a protective effect of fish consumption and the intake of n-3 fatty acids on cognitive decline. However, studies are scarce and results inconsistent...
  14. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms as risk factor of cardiovascular mortality in older European men: the Finland, Italy and Netherlands Elderly (FINE) study
    Marjolein H Kamphuis
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:199-206. 2006
    ..We investigated to what extent depressive symptoms are a true risk factor for cardiovascular mortality in elderly men...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism and the risk of cardiovascular death: the Zutphen Elderly Study
    Erik J Giltay
    GGZ Delfland, Institute of Mental Health, Delft
    Arch Intern Med 166:431-6. 2006
    ..We aimed to determine whether dispositional optimism is a stable trait over time and whether it is independently related to lower cardiovascular mortality in elderly men...
  16. ncbi request reprint Severity of Guillain-Barré syndrome is associated with Fc gamma Receptor III polymorphisms
    Nina M van Sorge
    Department of Neurology G03 228, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neuroimmunol 162:157-64. 2005
    ..Results suggest that Fc gammaRIII genotypes may represent mild disease-modifying factors in GBS...
  17. ncbi request reprint Early psychological stress after forearm nerve injuries: a predictor for long-term functional outcome and return to productivity
    Jean Bart Jaquet
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Rotterdam Dijkzigt and Erasmus University Medical School, Rotterdam, The Netherland
    Ann Plast Surg 49:82-90. 2002
    ..This indicates that outcome after upper extremity nerve injuries may be influenced positively by psychological intervention...