Iris F Groeneveld

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Determination of central body fat by measuring natural waist and umbilical abdominal circumference in Guatemalan schoolchildren
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:114-21. 2007
  2. doi An individually based lifestyle intervention for workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: a process evaluation
    Iris F Groeneveld
    VU University Medical Center EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, Noord Holland 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Am J Health Promot 25:396-401. 2011
  3. doi Sustained body weight reduction by an individual-based lifestyle intervention for workers in the construction industry at risk for cardiovascular disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 51:240-6. 2010
  4. pmc Design of a RCT evaluating the (cost-) effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention for male construction workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: the health under construction study
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:1. 2008
  5. ncbi Nutritional status of urban schoolchildren of high and low socioeconomic status in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 22:169-77. 2007
  6. doi Cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit of a lifestyle intervention for workers in the construction industry at risk for cardiovascular disease
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 53:610-7. 2011
  7. pmc Short and long term effects of a lifestyle intervention for construction workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:836. 2011
  8. ncbi Lifestyle-focused interventions at the workplace to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease--a systematic review
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:202-15. 2010
  9. doi Beverage consumption and anthropometric outcomes among schoolchildren in Guatemala
    Sabine Makkes
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Matern Child Nutr 7:410-20. 2011
  10. doi Physical exercise and return to work: cancer survivors' experiences
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cancer Surviv 7:237-46. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi Determination of central body fat by measuring natural waist and umbilical abdominal circumference in Guatemalan schoolchildren
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 2:114-21. 2007
    ..Obesity prevalence is rising in many developing countries, also among children. Waist circumference (WC) is a good measure of central obesity...
  2. doi An individually based lifestyle intervention for workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: a process evaluation
    Iris F Groeneveld
    VU University Medical Center EMGO Institute, Department of Public and Occupational Health, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, Noord Holland 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Am J Health Promot 25:396-401. 2011
    ....
  3. doi Sustained body weight reduction by an individual-based lifestyle intervention for workers in the construction industry at risk for cardiovascular disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 51:240-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention for male workers in the construction industry at risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  4. pmc Design of a RCT evaluating the (cost-) effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention for male construction workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: the health under construction study
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:1. 2008
    ..A major risk factor for CVD risk is an unhealthy lifestyle. The aim of our study is to design a lifestyle intervention for construction workers with an elevated CVD risk, and to evaluate its (cost-) effectiveness...
  5. ncbi Nutritional status of urban schoolchildren of high and low socioeconomic status in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 22:169-77. 2007
    ....
  6. doi Cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit of a lifestyle intervention for workers in the construction industry at risk for cardiovascular disease
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Environ Med 53:610-7. 2011
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit of a lifestyle intervention for construction workers with an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease...
  7. pmc Short and long term effects of a lifestyle intervention for construction workers at risk for cardiovascular disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:836. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi Lifestyle-focused interventions at the workplace to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease--a systematic review
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Work Environ Health 36:202-15. 2010
    ..The goal of this review was to summarize the evidence for an effect of lifestyle-targeted interventions at the workplace on the main biological risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  9. doi Beverage consumption and anthropometric outcomes among schoolchildren in Guatemala
    Sabine Makkes
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Matern Child Nutr 7:410-20. 2011
    ..A key result from this study is the finding of a lower energy intake shown by children reporting water intake...
  10. doi Physical exercise and return to work: cancer survivors' experiences
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cancer Surviv 7:237-46. 2013
    ..In this qualitative study, we aimed to explore cancer survivors' experiences with (1) return to work (RtW) and work performance, (2) a physical exercise program after treatment, and (3) the perceived link between physical exercise and work...
  11. pmc Factors associated with non-participation and drop-out in a lifestyle intervention for workers with an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease
    Iris F Groeneveld
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:80. 2009
    ..The main reasons for non-participation and drop-out were health-related. Investigators in the field of health promotion should be encouraged to share comparable information. TRIAL REGISTRATION: Current Controlled Trials ISRCTN60545588...