Maartje de Wit

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Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc DiAlert: a prevention program for overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients: results of a pilot study to test feasibility and acceptability
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 13:178. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Assessing diabetes-related quality of life of youth with type 1 diabetes in routine clinical care: the MIND Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q)
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:638-46. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and unmet psychological needs of Dutch youth with type 1 diabetes: results of a web-survey
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 12:172-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Follow-up results on monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescent diabetes care: benefits do not sustain in routine practice
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:175-81. 2010
  5. pmc Monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes improve psychosocial well-being: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje de Wit
    1Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:1521-6. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the WHO-5 Well-Being Index in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Maartie de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 30:2003-6. 2007
  7. pmc Monitoring health related quality of life in adolescents with diabetes: a review of measures
    M de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 92:434-9. 2007
  8. pmc Self-report and parent-report of physical and psychosocial well-being in Dutch adolescents with type 1 diabetes in relation to glycemic control
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:10. 2007
  9. pmc Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure Revised II (PRISM-RII): a novel method to assess perceived burden of illness in diabetes patients
    Sandor Klis
    Clinical Psychology Section, Tilburg University, Warandelaan, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:104. 2008
  10. pmc DiAlert: a lifestyle education programme aimed at people with a positive family history of type 2 diabetes and overweight, study protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:751. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc DiAlert: a prevention program for overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients: results of a pilot study to test feasibility and acceptability
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 13:178. 2012
    ..The main objective of the pilot of the DiAlert intervention was to assess fidelity, feasibility and acceptability prior to starting the randomized controlled trial...
  2. doi request reprint Assessing diabetes-related quality of life of youth with type 1 diabetes in routine clinical care: the MIND Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q)
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:638-46. 2012
    ..Here, we describe the development and psychometric evaluation of the Monitoring Individual Needs in Diabetes Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q), a multi-dimensional self-report HRQoL questionnaire designed for use in pediatric diabetes care...
  3. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and unmet psychological needs of Dutch youth with type 1 diabetes: results of a web-survey
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 12:172-6. 2011
    ..To examine rates of depression and (un)met psychological needs in youth with type 1 diabetes...
  4. doi request reprint Follow-up results on monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescent diabetes care: benefits do not sustain in routine practice
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:175-81. 2010
    ..The current study examines whether these positive effects are maintained 1 year after the intervention was terminated and patients received regular care again, with no formal HRQoL assessment...
  5. pmc Monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes improve psychosocial well-being: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje de Wit
    1Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:1521-6. 2008
    ..To test the effects of monitoring and discussing of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in adolescents with type 1 diabetes in a multicenter randomized controlled trial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the WHO-5 Well-Being Index in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Maartie de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 30:2003-6. 2007
    ..This study is the first to assess the reliability and validity of the WHO-5 in adolescents with type 1 diabetes...
  7. pmc Monitoring health related quality of life in adolescents with diabetes: a review of measures
    M de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 92:434-9. 2007
    ..The PedsQL and the KINDL-R appear, at this time, to be the most suitable instruments...
  8. pmc Self-report and parent-report of physical and psychosocial well-being in Dutch adolescents with type 1 diabetes in relation to glycemic control
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:10. 2007
    ..To determine physical and psychosocial well-being of adolescents with type 1 diabetes by self-report and parent report and to explore associations with glycemic control and other clinical and socio-demographic characteristics...
  9. pmc Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure Revised II (PRISM-RII): a novel method to assess perceived burden of illness in diabetes patients
    Sandor Klis
    Clinical Psychology Section, Tilburg University, Warandelaan, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:104. 2008
    ..The Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure (PRISM) has been introduced as a visual measure of suffering. We explored the validity of a revised version, the PRISM-RII, in diabetes patients as part of the annual review...
  10. pmc DiAlert: a lifestyle education programme aimed at people with a positive family history of type 2 diabetes and overweight, study protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:751. 2011
    ..In view of the high risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease in immigrants from Turkish origin living in Western Europe, a culturally appropriate Turkish version of DiAlert will be developed and tested...
  11. pmc Monitoring of Individual Needs in Diabetes (MIND)-2: follow-up data from the cross-national Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes, and Needs (DAWN) MIND study
    Frank J Snoek
    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 35:2128-32. 2012
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