Liesbeth Claassen

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Being at risk for cardiovascular disease: perceptions and preventive behavior in people with and without a known genetic predisposition
    L Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health Med 17:511-21. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Perceived risk and representations of cardiovascular disease and preventive behaviour in people diagnosed with familial hypercholesterolemia: a cross-sectional questionnaire study
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute of Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    J Health Psychol 15:33-43. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Fatalistic responses to different types of genetic risk information: exploring the role of self-malleability
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health 25:183-96. 2010
  4. pmc Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidence
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:248. 2010
  5. pmc Causal beliefs and perceptions of risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, The Netherlands, 2007
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A130. 2011
  6. pmc Family history of diabetes: exploring perceptions of people at risk in the Netherlands
    Miranda Pijl
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A54. 2009
  7. pmc Impact of communicating familial risk of diabetes on illness perceptions and self-reported behavioral outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Miranda Pijl
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 32:597-9. 2009
  8. pmc Public attitudes towards genetic testing revisited: comparing opinions between 2002 and 2010
    Lidewij Henneman
    1 Section Community Genetics, Department of Clinical Genetics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 2 Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:793-9. 2013
  9. pmc The effectiveness of a graphical presentation in addition to a frequency format in the context of familial breast cancer risk communication: a multicenter controlled trial
    Lidewij Henneman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:55. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Being at risk for cardiovascular disease: perceptions and preventive behavior in people with and without a known genetic predisposition
    L Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health Med 17:511-21. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Perceived risk and representations of cardiovascular disease and preventive behaviour in people diagnosed with familial hypercholesterolemia: a cross-sectional questionnaire study
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute of Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    J Health Psychol 15:33-43. 2010
    ..In their communications with FH-screened positives, health professionals should be aware that people may underestimate CVD risk, and should stress how behaviour change can reduce the risk...
  3. doi request reprint Fatalistic responses to different types of genetic risk information: exploring the role of self-malleability
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Health 25:183-96. 2010
    ..Scenario 1 was associated with least perceived control over cholesterol level and CVD risk. People who viewed themselves as more able to change self-attributes experienced more control in all three scenarios...
  4. pmc Using family history information to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent diseases; a discussion of the evidence
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:248. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Causal beliefs and perceptions of risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease, The Netherlands, 2007
    Liesbeth Claassen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A130. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Family history of diabetes: exploring perceptions of people at risk in the Netherlands
    Miranda Pijl
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A54. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the perceptions of causes, risk, and control with regard to diabetes and the role of family history among people at increased risk for type 2 diabetes...
  7. pmc Impact of communicating familial risk of diabetes on illness perceptions and self-reported behavioral outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Miranda Pijl
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 32:597-9. 2009
    ..To assess the potential effectiveness of communicating familial risk of diabetes on illness perceptions and self-reported behavioral outcomes...
  8. pmc Public attitudes towards genetic testing revisited: comparing opinions between 2002 and 2010
    Lidewij Henneman
    1 Section Community Genetics, Department of Clinical Genetics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 2 Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:793-9. 2013
    ..Worries on inequity remain, although worries about premium differentiation by insurance companies have decreased. ..
  9. pmc The effectiveness of a graphical presentation in addition to a frequency format in the context of familial breast cancer risk communication: a multicenter controlled trial
    Lidewij Henneman
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:55. 2013
    ..Design: Multicenter controlled trial.Setting: Three familial cancer clinics in the Netherlands...