S M Zandstra

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Differences in health status between long-term and short-term benzodiazepine users
    S M Zandstra
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Centre, St Raboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 52:805-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Different study criteria affect the prevalence of benzodiazepine use
    S M Zandstra
    University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:139-44. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term benzodiazepine users in family practice: differences from short-term users in mental health, coping behaviour and psychological characteristics
    S M Zandstra
    Department of Family Practice and Department of Social Medicine, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 21:266-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of benzodiazepine prescribing in general practice
    E Van Rijswijk
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 43:411-2. 2005

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Publications4

  1. pmc Differences in health status between long-term and short-term benzodiazepine users
    S M Zandstra
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Centre, St Raboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 52:805-8. 2002
    ..However, the characteristics of long-term benzodiazepine users described in the literature are based on studies in which long-term users were compared with non-users. Thus these characteristics may be imprecise...
  2. ncbi request reprint Different study criteria affect the prevalence of benzodiazepine use
    S M Zandstra
    University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:139-44. 2002
    ..The present study assessed the effects of employing various definitions of BZ use and various observation periods on the prevalence rate of BZ use in an open population aged 18-74 years...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term benzodiazepine users in family practice: differences from short-term users in mental health, coping behaviour and psychological characteristics
    S M Zandstra
    Department of Family Practice and Department of Social Medicine, University Medical Centre St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 21:266-9. 2004
    ..Contrary to short-term use, long-term benzodiazepine use is undesirable. Nevertheless, its prevalence is high. To prevent long-term use, it is important to know which short-term users are at risk of becoming long-term users...
  4. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of benzodiazepine prescribing in general practice
    E Van Rijswijk
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 43:411-2. 2005