Anja C Huizink

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Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Psychological measures of prenatal stress as predictors of infant temperament
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht University Medical Centre, Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neuroscience, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1078-85. 2002
  2. pmc Health-related quality of life of firefighters and police officers 8.5 years after the air disaster in Amsterdam
    Pauline Slottje
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:239-52. 2007
  3. ncbi Coping in normal pregnancy
    Anja C Huizink
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Ann Behav Med 24:132-40. 2002
  4. ncbi Stress during pregnancy is associated with developmental outcome in infancy
    Anja C Huizink
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neurosciences, Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:810-8. 2003
  5. doi Predicting life-time and regular cannabis use during adolescence; the roles of temperament and peer substance use: the TRAILS study
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 105:699-708. 2010
  6. doi Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and smoking and drinking onset among adolescents: the longitudinal cohort TRacking Adolescents' Individual Lives Survey (TRAILS)
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 104:1927-36. 2009
  7. ncbi Predicting onset of cannabis use in early adolescence: the interrelation between high-intensity pleasure and disruptive behavior. The TRAILS Study
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:850-8. 2009
  8. pmc Trajectories of CBCL attention problems in childhood
    Sylvana C C Robbers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Center, Sophia Children s Hospital, P O Box 2060, 3000 CB, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:419-27. 2011
  9. pmc Pre-divorce problems in 3-year-olds: a prospective study in boys and girls
    Sylvana C C Robbers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Center, Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:311-9. 2011
  10. pmc Prospective community study of family stress and anxiety in (pre)adolescents: the TRAILS study
    Floor V A van Oort
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:483-91. 2010

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Publications36

  1. ncbi Psychological measures of prenatal stress as predictors of infant temperament
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht University Medical Centre, Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neuroscience, The Netherlands
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:1078-85. 2002
    ..To examine, in a prospective study, whether maternal stress during pregnancy is related to infant temperament...
  2. pmc Health-related quality of life of firefighters and police officers 8.5 years after the air disaster in Amsterdam
    Pauline Slottje
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:239-52. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the long-term impact of this disaster on the health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of professional assistance workers...
  3. ncbi Coping in normal pregnancy
    Anja C Huizink
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Ann Behav Med 24:132-40. 2002
    ..Avoidance of the stressful situation and aggressive coping are frequently used and related to postnatal depression and other negative outcomes. Little is known about coping strategies in nulliparous normal-risk pregnancy...
  4. ncbi Stress during pregnancy is associated with developmental outcome in infancy
    Anja C Huizink
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neurosciences, Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:810-8. 2003
    ..Therefore, we examined whether psychological and endocrinologic measures of stress during human pregnancy predicted developmental outcome of the infant at 3 and 8 months...
  5. doi Predicting life-time and regular cannabis use during adolescence; the roles of temperament and peer substance use: the TRAILS study
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 105:699-708. 2010
    ....
  6. doi Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and smoking and drinking onset among adolescents: the longitudinal cohort TRacking Adolescents' Individual Lives Survey (TRAILS)
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 104:1927-36. 2009
    ..We examined within a prospective longitudinal study whether cortisol levels were associated with smoking or drinking behaviours, taking parental substance use into account...
  7. ncbi Predicting onset of cannabis use in early adolescence: the interrelation between high-intensity pleasure and disruptive behavior. The TRAILS Study
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:850-8. 2009
    ..We focus on the roles of early-adolescent high-intensity pleasure, disruptive behavior, and their interplay in the prediction of onset of cannabis use 2 years later...
  8. pmc Trajectories of CBCL attention problems in childhood
    Sylvana C C Robbers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Center, Sophia Children s Hospital, P O Box 2060, 3000 CB, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 20:419-27. 2011
    ..Twins and singletons are comparable with respect to the development of Attention Problems in childhood...
  9. pmc Pre-divorce problems in 3-year-olds: a prospective study in boys and girls
    Sylvana C C Robbers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Center, Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:311-9. 2011
    ..We examined to what extent internalizing and externalizing problems at age 3 preceded and predicted parental divorce, and if divorce and the time lapse since divorce were related to internalizing and externalizing problems at age 12...
  10. pmc Prospective community study of family stress and anxiety in (pre)adolescents: the TRAILS study
    Floor V A van Oort
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:483-91. 2010
    ..The associations were modest and the understanding of the origins of adolescents' anxiety will require identifying other factors than family stress that account for more of the variance...
  11. pmc Maternal depressive symptoms, and not anxiety symptoms, are associated with positive mother-child reporting discrepancies of internalizing problems in children: a report on the TRAILS study
    Sonja L M van der Toorn
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Sophia Children s Hospital, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:379-88. 2010
    ..Studies concerning long term consequences of mother-child reporting discrepancies on child's internalizing problems are few, but show a risk for adverse outcome. More prognostic research is needed...
  12. ncbi Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activity and early onset of cannabis use
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Addiction 101:1581-8. 2006
    ..To identify early onset cannabis users by measuring basal hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis activity, which may be a risk factor for early onset substance use when showing low activity...
  13. doi Perceived and physiological arousal during a stress task: can they differentiate between anxiety and depression?
    Gwendolyn C Dieleman
    Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1223-34. 2010
    ..Our objective was to assess whether (a) hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical (HPA) axis functioning, and (b) perceived arousal before, during and after stress can differentiate anxious from depressive children...
  14. doi The role of temperament in the relationship between early onset of tobacco and cannabis use: the TRAILS study
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:113-8. 2009
    ..This study examined if (1) temperamental characteristics predispose to EOT that on its turn predisposes to EOC, and (2) temperament moderates the importance of EOT on the progression to EOC...
  15. ncbi Prenatal stress and cognitive development and temperament in infants
    Jan K Buitelaar
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, P O Box 85500, Utrecht 3508 GA, The Netherlands
    Neurobiol Aging 24:S53-60; discussion S67-8. 2003
    ..Increased maternal stress during pregnancy seems to be one of the determinants of temperamental variation and delay of development of infants and may be a risk factor for developing psychopathology later in life...
  16. doi A twin-singleton comparison of developmental trajectories of externalizing and internalizing problems in 6- to 12-year-old children
    Sylvana C C Robbers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus University Medical Center, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 13:79-87. 2010
    ..The generalizability of studies on internalizing problems in early adolescence in twin samples should be addressed with care. Twinship may be a protective factor in the development of internalizing problems during early adolescence...
  17. doi Childhood adversity modifies the relationship between anxiety disorders and cortisol secretion
    Esther J M van der Vegt
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychiatry 68:1048-54. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study is to investigate if early childhood adversity modifies the relationship between anxiety and mood disorders and cortisol secretion...
  18. ncbi Testing sex-specific pathways from peer victimization to anxiety and depression in early adolescents through a randomized intervention trial
    Patricia Vuijk
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 100:221-6. 2007
    ..The results support sex-specific pathways of victimization leading to anxiety and depression...
  19. doi Temperamental risk factors for adolescent cannabis use: a systematic review of prospective general population studies
    Hanneke E Creemers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1833-54. 2009
    ..The study's limitations are noted. This review provides suggestions and recommendations for future studies in this area...
  20. ncbi Longitudinal genetic analysis of internalizing and externalizing problem behavior in adopted biologically related and unrelated sibling pairs
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam Sophia Children s Hospital, CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:55-65. 2007
    ..The nonshared environmental influences were best modeled by a Cholesky decomposition for internalizing behavior, whereas a time-specific influence of the nonshared environment was included in the final model of externalizing behavior...
  21. ncbi Prenatal stress and risk for psychopathology: specific effects or induction of general susceptibility?
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Rudolf Magnus Institute for Neurosciences, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Psychol Bull 130:115-42. 2004
    ..Therefore, the evidence supports the view that exposure to prenatal stress may result in a general susceptibility to psychopathology, rather than exerting a direct effect on a specific form of psychopathology...
  22. ncbi Maternal smoking, drinking or cannabis use during pregnancy and neurobehavioral and cognitive functioning in human offspring
    Anja C Huizink
    Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, P O Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 30:24-41. 2006
    ....
  23. pmc Symptoms of anxiety and depression in childhood and use of MDMA: prospective, population based study
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam Sophia Children s Hospital, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 332:825-8. 2006
    ..To investigate whether using ecstasy (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, MDMA) is preceded by symptoms of behavioural and emotional problems in childhood and early adolescence...
  24. ncbi Prenatal smoking predicts non-responsiveness to an intervention targeting attention-deficit/hyperactivity symptoms in elementary schoolchildren
    Patricia Vuijk
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:891-901. 2006
    ..The present study tested an intervention targeting disruptive behavior to establish whether exposure to maternal smoking during pregnancy predicts intervention failure in elementary schoolchildren...
  25. ncbi The effects of prenatal stress on temperament and problem behavior of 27-month-old toddlers
    Barbara M Gutteling
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Utrecht University Medical Center and the Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:41-51. 2005
    ..To examine, in a prospective study, the influence of prenatal stress on infant temperament and problem behavior...
  26. pmc Epidemiological disaster research: the necessity to include representative samples of the involved disaster workers. Experience from the epidemiological study air disaster Amsterdam-ESADA
    Anja C Huizink
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine and Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:887-9. 2006
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  27. ncbi Is pregnancy anxiety a distinctive syndrome?
    Anja C Huizink
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Rudolf Magnus Institute, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Early Hum Dev 79:81-91. 2004
    ..Therefore, a questionnaire on pregnancy anxieties was used to test their structure, and to examine their associations with general anxiety and depression...
  28. pmc Epidemiological study air disaster in Amsterdam (ESADA): study design
    Pauline Slottje
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 5:54. 2005
    ..Starting in 2000, the Epidemiological Study Air Disaster in Amsterdam (ESADA) aimed to assess the long-term health effects of occupational exposure to this disaster on professional assistance workers...
  29. ncbi Post-disaster physical symptoms of firefighters and police officers: role of types of exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms
    Pauline Slottje
    EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Health Psychol 13:327-42. 2008
    ..To examine the relationships between exposure to the air disaster in Amsterdam and multiple physical symptoms among firefighters and police officers, and to explore the role of post-traumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) herein...
  30. ncbi Epidemiologic study of the autoimmune health effects of a cargo aircraft disaster
    Pauline Slottje
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 165:2278-85. 2005
    ..In the aftermath of a cargo aircraft crash in Amsterdam in 1992, indications of autoimmune disorders appeared in some of the affected population...
  31. ncbi Disaster and associated changes in physical and mental health in older residents
    Dorly J H Deeg
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 15:170-4. 2005
    ..The ongoing Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam has one pre-disaster and several post-disaster observations, making it possible to study changes in health, taking pre-disaster health characteristics into account...
  32. pmc Attribution of physical complaints to the air disaster in Amsterdam by exposed rescue workers: an epidemiological study using historic cohorts
    Pauline Slottje
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:142. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi Use of health care and drugs by police officers 8.5 years after the air disaster in Amsterdam
    Pauline Slottje
    VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute and Department of Public and Occupational Health, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 18:92-4. 2008
    ..Thus, even after years, police officers involved in disaster work may use more self-initiated health care...
  34. ncbi Urinary uranium and kidney function parameters in professional assistance workers in the Epidemiological Study Air Disaster in Amsterdam (ESADA)
    Joost A Bijlsma
    Dianet Dialysis Centra, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:249-55. 2008
    ..As part of ESADA indications of nephrotoxicity due to exposure to uranium from the balance weights of the crashed aircraft were assessed...
  35. ncbi HPA axis activity: A response to comments by Gunter Schumann
    Anja C Huizink
    Addiction 101:1833-4. 2006
  36. ncbi Psychological distress of rescue workers eight and one-half years after professional involvement in the Amsterdam air disaster
    Anke B Witteveen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine and Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:31-40. 2007
    ..The disasters' aftermath of rumors about potential health consequences due to toxic exposure likely contributed to the long-lasting psychological distress of some of the rescue workers as well...