A A Verhagen

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint End-of-life decisions in newborns: an approach from The Netherlands
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Pediatrics, Beatrix Children s Hospital, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 116:736-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Surfactant treatment in premature infants with Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Curaçao
    A A Verhagen
    St Elisabeth Hospital, Departments of Paediatrics and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles
    West Indian Med J 50:117-22. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Respiratory distress syndrome in Curaçao. Conventional versus surfactant treatment
    A A E Verhagen
    Departments of Paediatrics and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, St Elisabeth Hospital, Curacao, Netherlands, Antilles
    West Indian Med J 51:68-73. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint [Deliberate termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands; review of all 22 reported cases between 1997 and 2004]
    A A E Verhagen
    Academisch Ziekenhuis, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:183-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint [Hopeless and unbearable suffering and deliberate ending of life of newborn infants]
    A A E Verhagen
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30, 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1474-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Insight into end-of-life decisions in newborns in Flanders, Belgium]
    A A E Verhagen
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:355-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Physician end-of-life decision-making in newborns in a less developed health care setting: insight in considerations and implementation
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Paediatrics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 96:1437-40. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Analgesics, sedatives and neuromuscular blockers as part of end-of-life decisions in Dutch NICUs
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Paediatrics, Beatrix Children s Hospital University Medical Centre Groningen, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F434-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of late pregnancy terminations, 2004-2007]
    G G Zeeman
    afd Obstetrie en Gynaecologie, Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:2632-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Questionable basis for 'hopeless and unbearable suffering' as the criterion for the active termination of life in newborns with spina bifida]
    A A E Verhagen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2136; author reply 2136. 2005

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint End-of-life decisions in newborns: an approach from The Netherlands
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Pediatrics, Beatrix Children s Hospital, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 116:736-9. 2005
    ..This protocol serves as a tool to bring newborn euthanasia under a regime of effective control. This article describes the present approach to life-ending measures in newborns in the Netherlands and gives an overview of the protocol...
  2. ncbi request reprint Surfactant treatment in premature infants with Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Curaçao
    A A Verhagen
    St Elisabeth Hospital, Departments of Paediatrics and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles
    West Indian Med J 50:117-22. 2001
    ..This pilot study shows that surfactant treatment of premature infants is feasible in Curaçao. Earlier administration of surfactant, preferably within 2-3 hours after birth, is expected to lower the risk of death and oxygen dependence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Respiratory distress syndrome in Curaçao. Conventional versus surfactant treatment
    A A E Verhagen
    Departments of Paediatrics and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, St Elisabeth Hospital, Curacao, Netherlands, Antilles
    West Indian Med J 51:68-73. 2002
    ..BPD and other complications remained unchanged. Earlier surfactant administration is suggested to reduce mortality and morbidity in the future...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Deliberate termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands; review of all 22 reported cases between 1997 and 2004]
    A A E Verhagen
    Academisch Ziekenhuis, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:183-8. 2005
    ..To gain insight into the reporting and assessment of active termination of life in newborns in The Netherlands. DESIGN; Retrospective...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Hopeless and unbearable suffering and deliberate ending of life of newborn infants]
    A A E Verhagen
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30, 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1474-7. 2007
    ..The points ofspecial importance that the medical profession had developed in relation to the assessment of future unbearable suffering may provide assistance here and should be implemented...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Insight into end-of-life decisions in newborns in Flanders, Belgium]
    A A E Verhagen
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Beatrix Kinderkliniek, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:355-7. 2006
    ..The advice of the committee to the prosecuting authorities will be crucial. It is expected that this change will increase the willingness to report cases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Physician end-of-life decision-making in newborns in a less developed health care setting: insight in considerations and implementation
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Paediatrics, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 96:1437-40. 2007
    ..Data on quality-of-life considerations in countries with developing health care are not available yet...
  8. doi request reprint Analgesics, sedatives and neuromuscular blockers as part of end-of-life decisions in Dutch NICUs
    A A E Verhagen
    Department of Paediatrics, Beatrix Children s Hospital University Medical Centre Groningen, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 94:F434-8. 2009
    ..Clinicians frequently administer analgesics and sedatives at the time of withholding or withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment in newborns. This practice might be regarded as intentionally hastening of death...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of late pregnancy terminations, 2004-2007]
    G G Zeeman
    afd Obstetrie en Gynaecologie, Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:2632-5. 2008
    ..To provide an inventory of the reported late terminations of pregnancy because ofa severe anomaly of the unborn child, i.e. termination after 24 weeks of pregnancy, in The Netherlands for the period 2004-2007...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Questionable basis for 'hopeless and unbearable suffering' as the criterion for the active termination of life in newborns with spina bifida]
    A A E Verhagen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2136; author reply 2136. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Developments with regard to end-of-life decisions in newborns
    A A E Verhagen
    West Indian Med J 54:277-8. 2005