Anne-Mei The

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Collusion in doctor-patient communication about imminent death: an ethnographic study
    A M The
    See also Education and debate p 1400 Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine Department of Social Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 321:1376-81. 2000
  2. pmc Collusion in doctor-patient communication about imminent death: an ethnographic study
    A M The
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Social Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    West J Med 174:247-53. 2001
  3. pmc Withholding the artificial administration of fluids and food from elderly patients with dementia: ethnographic study
    Anne Mei The
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije University Medical Centre, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 325:1326. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiographic images and the emergence of optimism about recovery in patients with small cell lung cancer: an ethnographic study
    Anne Mei The
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Lung Cancer 41:113-20. 2003
  5. pmc Listen to their answers! Response behaviour in the measurement of physical and role functioning
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 17:549-58. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Change in what matters to palliative patients: eliciting information about adaptation with SEIQoL-DW
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:581-6. 2007
  7. pmc Small-cell lung cancer patients are just 'a little bit' tired: response shift and self-presentation in the measurement of fatigue
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:853-61. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Problems eliciting cues in SEIQoL-DW: quality of life areas in small-cell lung cancer patients
    Marjan Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University medical centre VUm, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 15:441-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint A web site on lung cancer: who are the users and what are they looking for?
    Cilia Linssen
    Longkanker Informatiecentrum, Baarn, The Netherlands
    J Thorac Oncol 2:813-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of euthanasia on primary care physicians in the Netherlands
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:609-14. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Collusion in doctor-patient communication about imminent death: an ethnographic study
    A M The
    See also Education and debate p 1400 Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine Department of Social Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 321:1376-81. 2000
    ..To discover and explore the factors that result in "false optimism about recovery" observed in patients with small cell lung cancer...
  2. pmc Collusion in doctor-patient communication about imminent death: an ethnographic study
    A M The
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of Social Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    West J Med 174:247-53. 2001
    ..To discover and explore the factors that result in the "false optimism about recovery" observed in patients with small cell lung cancer...
  3. pmc Withholding the artificial administration of fluids and food from elderly patients with dementia: ethnographic study
    Anne Mei The
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije University Medical Centre, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 325:1326. 2002
    ..To clarify the practice of withholding the artificial administration of fluids and food from elderly patients with dementia in nursing homes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiographic images and the emergence of optimism about recovery in patients with small cell lung cancer: an ethnographic study
    Anne Mei The
    Department of Social Medicine, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Lung Cancer 41:113-20. 2003
    ..Because patients' ideas about prognosis affect the choices they make regarding their treatment and end of life care, we explored the reasons why patients showed this optimism...
  5. pmc Listen to their answers! Response behaviour in the measurement of physical and role functioning
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 17:549-58. 2008
    ..However, QoL research often yields findings that raise questions about what QoL measurement instruments actually assess and how the scores should be interpreted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Change in what matters to palliative patients: eliciting information about adaptation with SEIQoL-DW
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:581-6. 2007
    ..Future research is recommended to explore the possibilities of regular assessments to facilitate better adjustment of patients...
  7. pmc Small-cell lung cancer patients are just 'a little bit' tired: response shift and self-presentation in the measurement of fatigue
    Marjan J Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 16:853-61. 2007
    ..Response shift has gained increasing attention in the measurement of health-related quality of life (QoL) as it may explain counter-intuitive findings as a result of adaptation to deteriorating health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Problems eliciting cues in SEIQoL-DW: quality of life areas in small-cell lung cancer patients
    Marjan Westerman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University medical centre VUm, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 15:441-9. 2006
    ..Methods to record the meaning of cues should be considered. More research is needed in order to investigate differences in nominating cues with and without the use of the prompt list...
  9. ncbi request reprint A web site on lung cancer: who are the users and what are they looking for?
    Cilia Linssen
    Longkanker Informatiecentrum, Baarn, The Netherlands
    J Thorac Oncol 2:813-8. 2007
    ..longkanker.info in November 2003. The purpose of this article is to describe the launching of the Web site, its development, the type of visitors to the Web site, what they were looking for, and whether they found what they requested...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of euthanasia on primary care physicians in the Netherlands
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:609-14. 2007
    ..There is only limited knowledge about the emotional impact that performing euthanasia has on primary care physicians (PCPs) in the Netherlands...