Gerrit van den Berg

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low maternal education is associated with increased growth velocity in the first year of life and in early childhood: the ABCD study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1451-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Suboptimal maternal vitamin D status and low education level as determinants of small-for-gestational-age birth weight
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, 9D11 secretariaat kindergeneeskunde, P O Box 7057, Amsterdam, 1007 MB, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nutr 52:273-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Explaining socioeconomic inequalities in childhood blood pressure and prehypertension: the ABCD study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 61:35-41. 2013
  4. pmc Educational inequalities in perinatal outcomes: the mediating effect of smoking and environmental tobacco exposure
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e37002. 2012
  5. doi request reprint BMI may underestimate the socioeconomic gradient in true obesity
    G van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Obes 8:e37-40. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Smoking overrules many other risk factors for small for gestational age birth in less educated mothers
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Early Hum Dev 89:497-501. 2013
  7. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in lipid and glucose metabolism in early childhood in a population-based cohort: the ABCD-Study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:591. 2012
  8. pmc Sleep and sleep disturbance in children: Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Child Sleep Habits Questionnaire
    Ruth C Waumans
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sleep 33:841-5. 2010
  9. pmc Sleep habits and sleep disturbances in Dutch children: a population-based study
    Raphaële Reine Lydie van Litsenburg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, 9D11 secretariaat kindergeneeskunde, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1009-15. 2010

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Low maternal education is associated with increased growth velocity in the first year of life and in early childhood: the ABCD study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1451-7. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Suboptimal maternal vitamin D status and low education level as determinants of small-for-gestational-age birth weight
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, 9D11 secretariaat kindergeneeskunde, P O Box 7057, Amsterdam, 1007 MB, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nutr 52:273-9. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Explaining socioeconomic inequalities in childhood blood pressure and prehypertension: the ABCD study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 61:35-41. 2013
    ..Socioeconomic disparities could be reduced by improving 3 factors in particular, namely birth weight, breastfeeding duration, and body mass index, but other factors might also play a role...
  4. pmc Educational inequalities in perinatal outcomes: the mediating effect of smoking and environmental tobacco exposure
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e37002. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint BMI may underestimate the socioeconomic gradient in true obesity
    G van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Obes 8:e37-40. 2013
    ..Therefore, BMI might underestimate true obesity in children of low-educated mothers...
  6. doi request reprint Smoking overrules many other risk factors for small for gestational age birth in less educated mothers
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Early Hum Dev 89:497-501. 2013
    ..Although there is convincing evidence for the association between small for gestational age (SGA) and socioeconomic status (SES), it is not known to what extent explanatory factors contribute to this association...
  7. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in lipid and glucose metabolism in early childhood in a population-based cohort: the ABCD-Study
    Gerrit van den Berg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:591. 2012
    ..Additionally to explore the explanatory role of maternal factors, birth outcome, and child factors...
  8. pmc Sleep and sleep disturbance in children: Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Child Sleep Habits Questionnaire
    Ruth C Waumans
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sleep 33:841-5. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to assess the reliability and structural validity of the Dutch version of the CSHQ...
  9. pmc Sleep habits and sleep disturbances in Dutch children: a population-based study
    Raphaële Reine Lydie van Litsenburg
    Department of Pediatrics, VU University Medical Center, 9D11 secretariaat kindergeneeskunde, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 169:1009-15. 2010
    ..For a better understanding of cultural influences on sleep, more information on these determinants and the establishment of cultural norms are mandatory...