Monique A J Mets

Summary

Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Critical appraisal of ramelteon in the treatment of insomnia
    Monique Aj Mets
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nat Sci Sleep 2:257-66. 2010
  2. ncbi Effects of alcohol on highway driving in the STISIM driving simulator
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:434-9. 2011
  3. pmc Effects of coffee on driving performance during prolonged simulated highway driving
    M A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Universiteitsweg 99, 3584 CG Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:337-42. 2012
  4. pmc Next-day effects of ramelteon (8 mg), zopiclone (7.5 mg), and placebo on highway driving performance, memory functioning, psychomotor performance, and mood in healthy adult subjects
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Sleep 34:1327-34. 2011
  5. doi Effect of hypnotic drugs on body balance and standing steadiness
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Section Psychopharmacology, Utrecht University, P O BOX 80082, 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Sleep Med Rev 14:259-67. 2010
  6. pmc Positive effects of Red Bull® Energy Drink on driving performance during prolonged driving
    Monique A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, P O BOX 80082, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 214:737-45. 2011
  7. ncbi Sleep specialists' opinion on sleep disorders and fitness to drive a car: the necessity of continued education
    Monique A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Netherlands
    Ind Health 50:499-508. 2012
  8. pmc Psychoactive medication and traffic safety
    Joris C Verster
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Psychopharmacology Section, P O BOX 80082, 3508TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:1041-54. 2009

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Critical appraisal of ramelteon in the treatment of insomnia
    Monique Aj Mets
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Nat Sci Sleep 2:257-66. 2010
    ..Overall, ramelteon is safe and well tolerated, although some questions remain regarding its long-term efficacy and safety. These issues and possibilities for use in other patient groups should be addressed in future research...
  2. ncbi Effects of alcohol on highway driving in the STISIM driving simulator
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:434-9. 2011
    ..To enhance its usefulness in pharmacological research, a calibration study was performed to test a standardized highway driving test scenario after administration of three different dosages of alcohol and placebo...
  3. pmc Effects of coffee on driving performance during prolonged simulated highway driving
    M A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Universiteitsweg 99, 3584 CG Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:337-42. 2012
    ..Coffee is often consumed to counteract driver sleepiness. There is limited information on the effects of a single low dose of coffee on prolonged highway driving in non-sleep deprived individuals...
  4. pmc Next-day effects of ramelteon (8 mg), zopiclone (7.5 mg), and placebo on highway driving performance, memory functioning, psychomotor performance, and mood in healthy adult subjects
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Sleep 34:1327-34. 2011
    ..5 mg), and placebo on driving performance, memory functioning, psychomotor performance, and mood in healthy adult subjects following bedtime dosing and a middle of the night awakening...
  5. doi Effect of hypnotic drugs on body balance and standing steadiness
    Monique A J Mets
    Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Section Psychopharmacology, Utrecht University, P O BOX 80082, 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Sleep Med Rev 14:259-67. 2010
    ..Disturbed body balance and standing steadiness are problematic for those who wake up at night or in the morning after using hypnotic drugs. As a result, falls and hip fractures are frequently reported in patients using sleep medication...
  6. pmc Positive effects of Red Bull® Energy Drink on driving performance during prolonged driving
    Monique A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, P O BOX 80082, 3508 TB, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 214:737-45. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine if Red Bull® Energy Drink can counteract sleepiness and driving impairment during prolonged driving...
  7. ncbi Sleep specialists' opinion on sleep disorders and fitness to drive a car: the necessity of continued education
    Monique A J Mets
    Division of Pharmacology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Netherlands
    Ind Health 50:499-508. 2012
    ..It is concluded that patient education remains the most practical approach to improve compliance and reduce accidents associated with EDS. Sleep specialists should remain up-to-date of relevant scientific literature to achieve this goal...
  8. pmc Psychoactive medication and traffic safety
    Joris C Verster
    Utrecht University, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Psychopharmacology Section, P O BOX 80082, 3508TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:1041-54. 2009
    ..The International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety (ICADTS) categorization can help physicians to make a choice between treatments when patients want to drive a car...