Berend Terluin

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of guideline-based care by occupational physicians on the return-to-work of workers with common mental disorders: design of a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Karlijn M van Beurden
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tranzo Scientific center for care and welfare, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, Tilburg 5000 LE, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:193. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint [Is the diagnosis 'depression' still useful?]
    Berend Terluin
    VU Medisch Centrum, EMGO Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5684. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Mathematical coupling does not account for the association between baseline severity and minimally important change values
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:355-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Psychological symptoms and subsequent sickness absence
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:825-37. 2011
  5. pmc Detecting depressive and anxiety disorders in distressed patients in primary care; comparative diagnostic accuracy of the Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ) and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 10:58. 2009
  6. pmc Understanding Ferguson's delta: time to say good-bye?
    Berend Terluin
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:38. 2009
  7. pmc The Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ): a validation study of a multidimensional self-report questionnaire to assess distress, depression, anxiety and somatization
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 6:34. 2006
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:12. 2008
  9. pmc Clinical effectiveness of usual care with or without antidepressant medication for primary care patients with minor or mild-major depression: a randomized equivalence trial
    Marleen L M Hermens
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 5:36. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Training GP's to use a minimal intervention for stress-related mental disorders with sick leave (MISS): Effects on performance: Results of the MISS project; a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN43779641]
    Ingrid M Bakker
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 78:206-11. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Effectiveness of guideline-based care by occupational physicians on the return-to-work of workers with common mental disorders: design of a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    Karlijn M van Beurden
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Tranzo Scientific center for care and welfare, Tilburg University, PO Box 90153, Tilburg 5000 LE, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:193. 2013
    ..Therefore, this study evaluates the effect of guideline-based care on the full return-to-work of workers who are sick listed due to common mental disorders...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Is the diagnosis 'depression' still useful?]
    Berend Terluin
    VU Medisch Centrum, EMGO Instituut, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5684. 2012
    ..We recommend the diagnosis of depression be reserved for clearly pathologically depressive reactions that are also recognized as such by the patient...
  3. doi request reprint Mathematical coupling does not account for the association between baseline severity and minimally important change values
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:355-7. 2012
    ..Therefore, mathematical coupling does not account for the association between baseline severity and MIC values as suggested by Browne et al...
  4. doi request reprint Psychological symptoms and subsequent sickness absence
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 84:825-37. 2011
    ..Moreover, a number of possible confounders or effect modifiers were taken into account...
  5. pmc Detecting depressive and anxiety disorders in distressed patients in primary care; comparative diagnostic accuracy of the Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ) and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 10:58. 2009
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  6. pmc Understanding Ferguson's delta: time to say good-bye?
    Berend Terluin
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:38. 2009
    ..A critique of Hankins, M: 'How discriminating are discriminative instruments?' Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2008, 6:36...
  7. pmc The Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ): a validation study of a multidimensional self-report questionnaire to assess distress, depression, anxiety and somatization
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 6:34. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to evaluate its criterion and construct validity...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:12. 2008
    ..The objective of this paper is to present the design of a randomized controlled trial evaluating the cost-effectiveness of the workplace intervention compared with usual care for sick-listed employees with common mental disorders...
  9. pmc Clinical effectiveness of usual care with or without antidepressant medication for primary care patients with minor or mild-major depression: a randomized equivalence trial
    Marleen L M Hermens
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 5:36. 2007
    ..We compared the effectiveness of usual primary care treatment, with or without antidepressants, in minor and mild-major depression...
  10. doi request reprint Training GP's to use a minimal intervention for stress-related mental disorders with sick leave (MISS): Effects on performance: Results of the MISS project; a cluster-randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN43779641]
    Ingrid M Bakker
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 78:206-11. 2010
    ..To study the effects of a brief patient-stress management training on the performance of general practitioners (GPs)...
  11. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of usual general practitioner care with or without antidepressant medication for patients with minor or mild-major depression
    Judith E Bosmans
    Health Technology Assessment Unit, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 111:106-12. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether usual care without antidepressants is equivalent to (i.e. as effective as and as expensive as) usual care with antidepressants in patients with minor or mild-major depression...
  12. doi request reprint A workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with distress: results of a randomised controlled trial
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    Occup Environ Med 67:596-602. 2010
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a participatory workplace intervention compared with usual care for sick-listed employees with distress, with regard to return to work (RTW) within the 12-month follow-up...
  13. doi request reprint Recognition of anxiety disorders by family physicians after rigorous medical record case extraction: results of the Netherlands Study of Depression and Anxiety
    Evelien H C Janssen
    Department of General Practice and Psychiatry, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:460-7. 2012
    ..Our objectives were to examine (a) which combination of indications within medical records most accurately reflects recognition of anxiety disorders and (b) whether patient and FP characteristics were related to recognition...
  14. pmc Development of a workplace intervention for sick-listed employees with stress-related mental disorders: Intervention Mapping as a useful tool
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:127. 2007
    ..The intervention is based on an existing successful return-to-work intervention for sick-listed employees with low back pain...
  15. pmc Effectiveness of a Minimal Intervention for Stress-related mental disorders with Sick leave (MISS); study protocol of a cluster randomised controlled trial in general practice [ISRCTN43779641]
    Ingrid M Bakker
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:124. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis is that the MISS will be more effective compared to the usual care, in reducing days of sick leave of these patients...
  16. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a minimal intervention for stress-related sick leave in general practice: results of an economic evaluation alongside a pragmatic randomised control trial
    Kimi Uegaki
    EMGO Institute VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 120:177-87. 2010
    ..Our objective was to determine whether a general practitioner-based minimal intervention for workers with stress-related sick leave (MISS) was cost-effective compared to usual care (UC)...
  17. doi request reprint Test-retest reliability of the PRIME-MD: limitations in diagnosing mental disorders in primary care
    Ingrid M Bakker
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 19:303-7. 2009
    ..It is one of the most widely used instruments, but there is no evidence to support its test-retest reliability...
  18. doi request reprint Three ways to quantify uncertainty in individually applied "minimally important change" values
    Henrica C W de Vet
    EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:37-45. 2010
    ..Determining "minimally important change" (MIC) facilitates the interpretation of change scores on multi-item instruments. This article focuses on how MIC values should be interpreted when applied to individual patients...
  19. doi request reprint A participatory workplace intervention for employees with distress and lost time: a feasibility evaluation within a randomized controlled trial
    Sandra H van Oostrom
    Department of Public and Occupational Health and The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Occup Rehabil 19:212-22. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the reach and extent of implementation of the workplace intervention, the satisfaction and expectations of all stakeholders, and the intention to use the workplace intervention in the future...
  20. doi request reprint The validity of the Dutch K10 and extended K10 screening scales for depressive and anxiety disorders
    Tara Donker
    Department of Clinical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 176:45-50. 2010
    ..75 for detecting any depressive and/or anxiety disorder. The Dutch version of the K10 is appropriate for screening depressive disorders in primary care, while the EK10 is preferred in screening for both depressive and anxiety disorders...
  21. ncbi request reprint The prognosis of minor depression in the general population: a systematic review
    Marleen L M Hermens
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:453-62. 2004
    ..The results of our review need to be interpreted with caution because of the small number of studies and the large heterogeneity among studies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the assessment of depression in general practice: the Short Depression Interview (SDI)
    Berend Terluin
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:396-405. 2002
    ..35-0.61). Diagnosing major depression in patients with depressive symptomatology just above or below the threshold of major depression warrants a certain amount of caution in general practice...
  23. pmc Commentary: Good primary mental health care is simple
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 58:409. 2008
  24. pmc Prevention of anxiety disorders in primary care: a feasibility study
    Neeltje M Batelaan
    Department of Psychiatry, VU University Medical Center and GGZ inGeest, AJ Ernststraat 1187, Amsterdam 1081 HL, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:206. 2012
    ..This feasibility study, therefore, investigated participation rates of screening and preventive services for anxiety disorders in primary care, and explored reasons to refrain from screening...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of an activating intervention by social workers for patients with minor mental disorders on sick leave: a randomized controlled trial
    Evelien P M Brouwers
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 17:214-20. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of an intervention conducted by social workers, designed to reduce sick leave duration in patients absent from work owing to emotional distress or minor mental disorders...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an intervention to reduce sickness absence in patients with emotional distress or minor mental disorders: a randomized controlled effectiveness trial
    Evelien P M Brouwers
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research NIVEL, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:223-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of an activating intervention designed to reduce sick leave duration in patients with emotional distress or minor mental disorders...