Katja I Braam
Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands
- Totally implantable venous access device in children with cancer lead to disfiguring scarKatja I Braam
Division of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:154-64. 2013..This study report on the prevalence and deviation of abnormal scarring in children with a TIVAD and to describe the influencing factors for this abnormal scarring...
- Malignant melanoma as second malignant neoplasm in long-term childhood cancer survivors: a systematic reviewKatja I Braam
Division of Oncology Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatr Blood Cancer 58:665-74. 2012..Melanomas are most frequently observed after Hodgkin disease, hereditary retinoblastoma, soft tissue sarcoma, and gonadal tumors...
- Design of the Quality of Life in Motion (QLIM) study: a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a combined physical exercise and psychosocial training program to improve physical fitness in children with cancerKatja I Braam
Department of Paediatrics, Division of Oncology Haematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Cancer 10:624. 2010..Also examined is whether positive effects on physical fitness reduce inactivity-related adverse health problems, improve quality of life, and are cost-effective...
- Physical exercise training interventions for children and young adults during and after treatment for childhood cancerKatja I Braam
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD008796. 2013..More recently, literature on this subject became available for children and young adults with cancer, both during and after treatment...
- Evaluation of a patient information website for childhood cancer survivorsSebastiaan L Knijnenburg
Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Room J1B 113 2, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Support Care Cancer 21:919-26. 2013..In the current study, we assessed the perceived usability and satisfaction with the content of a national website with information on late effects and analyzed possible determinants related to website usability and content satisfaction...
- Health information needs of childhood cancer survivors and their familySebastiaan L Knijnenburg
Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:123-7. 2010..This study investigated the information needs of childhood cancer survivors and their parents and explored possible determinants for differences in information need and health-related Internet use...