Harm Wj van Marwijk

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Case-finding of dementia in general practice and effects of subsequent collaborative care; design of a cluster RCT
    Pim van den Dungen
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:609. 2012
  2. pmc Screening high-risk patients and assisting in diagnosing anxiety in primary care: the Patient Health Questionnaire evaluated
    Anna D T Muntingh
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, PO Box 725, Utrecht 3500AS, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:192. 2013
  3. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a stepped-care intervention to prevent major depression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and/or coronary heart disease and subthreshold depression: design of a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Susan Em van Dijk
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1085, Amsterdam, HV, 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:128. 2013
  4. 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
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of nurse-led self-help for recurrent depression in the primary care setting: design of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Karolien E M Biesheuvel-Leliefeld
    Department of General Practice and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research EMGO, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:59. 2012
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of problem-solving treatment in comparison with usual care for primary care patients with mental health problems: a randomized trial
    Judith E Bosmans
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 13:98. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Alprazolam for depression
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD007139. 2012
  8. pmc The Netherlands study of depression in older persons (NESDO); a prospective cohort study
    Hannie C Comijs
    Department Psychiatry EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center GGZinGeest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 4:524. 2011
  9. pmc Outcomes for depression and anxiety in primary care and details of treatment: a naturalistic longitudinal study
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Postbus 1568, Utrecht, 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:180. 2011
  10. pmc Primary care management of major depression in patients aged > or =55 years: outcome of a randomised clinical trial
    Harm W J van Marwijk
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 58:680-6, I-II; discussion 687. 2008

Collaborators

  • Anne-Mei The
  • Andre Tylee
  • Tony Kendrick
  • Paul Van Royen
  • Judith E Bosmans
  • Christina M van der Feltz-Cornelis
  • Anna D T Muntingh
  • Berend Terluin
  • Pim Cuijpers
  • Aartjan T F Beekman
  • Hein P J van Hout
  • Anton J L M van Balkom
  • Leona Hakkaart-van Roijen
  • Wike Seekles
  • Wim A B Stalman
  • Herman J Ader
  • Brenda W J H Penninx
  • Claudi L H Bockting
  • Philip Spinhoven
  • Henriette E van der Horst
  • Aartjan Beekman
  • Eva K Horn
  • Frans F Rutten
  • Digna J F van Schaik
  • Marleen L M Hermens
  • Susan Em van Dijk
  • Giel Nijpels
  • Aaltje P D Jansen
  • Maurits W van Tulder
  • Karolien E M Biesheuvel-Leliefeld
  • Neeltje M Batelaan
  • Pim van den Dungen
  • Jan H Smit
  • Filip Smit
  • Marijn A Prins
  • Hannie C Comijs
  • Brenda Wjh Penninx
  • Annemieke van Straten
  • Kirsten M van Steenbergen-Weijenburg
  • Peter F M Verhaak
  • Ilse Mj van Beljouw
  • Patricia van Oppen
  • Johannes H Smit
  • Karlijn J Joling
  • Moniek C Vlasveld
  • Els Dozeman
  • Marjoliek A IJff
  • Marten de Haan
  • Richard Van Dyck
  • Willem van Mechelen
  • Nelleke van 't Veer-Tazelaar
  • Ingrid M Bakker
  • B Schreuders
  • Petra Jm Elders
  • Eric W De Heer
  • Marcel C Adriaanse
  • Alide D Pols
  • Sandra M A Kersten
  • Peter M van de Ven
  • Eric P Moll van Charante
  • Bettine Schreuders
  • Anneke van Schaik
  • Peter Spreeuwenberg
  • Aartjan Tf Beekman
  • Gemma D Kok
  • Marjolein Boshuisen
  • Richard C Oude Voshaar
  • Max L Stek
  • Mirrian Hilbink-Smolders
  • Evelien van Valen
  • Roos C van der Mast
  • Robert Schoevers
  • Margot Wm de Waal
  • Rob Kok
  • Heleen Riper
  • Jack Dekker
  • Jozien M Bensing
  • Lillian van der Kamp
  • Aaron T Beck
  • Janny Dekker
  • Paul Naarding
  • Miranda G H Laurant
  • Klaas van der Meer
  • Frans F H Rutten
  • Peter Fm Verhaak
  • Willem J J Assendelft
  • Evelien P M Brouwers
  • Margot W M de Waal
  • Rob Hoedeman
  • Myrra Vernooij-Dassen

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. pmc Case-finding of dementia in general practice and effects of subsequent collaborative care; design of a cluster RCT
    Pim van den Dungen
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:609. 2012
    ..In addition to this diagnostic aim, the effects of case finding and subsequent care on the mental health of individuals with dementia and the mental health of their informal carers are explored...
  2. pmc Screening high-risk patients and assisting in diagnosing anxiety in primary care: the Patient Health Questionnaire evaluated
    Anna D T Muntingh
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, PO Box 725, Utrecht 3500AS, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:192. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a stepped-care intervention to prevent major depression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and/or coronary heart disease and subthreshold depression: design of a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Susan Em van Dijk
    Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1085, Amsterdam, HV, 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 13:128. 2013
    ....
  4. 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...
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of nurse-led self-help for recurrent depression in the primary care setting: design of a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    Karolien E M Biesheuvel-Leliefeld
    Department of General Practice and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research EMGO, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:59. 2012
    ..This study sets out to test the hypothesis that usual care plus nurse-led self-help for recurrent depression in primary care is feasible, acceptable and cost-effective compared to usual care only...
  6. pmc Cost-effectiveness of problem-solving treatment in comparison with usual care for primary care patients with mental health problems: a randomized trial
    Judith E Bosmans
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 13:98. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of PST by mental health nurses compared with usual care (UC) by the general practitioner for primary care patients with mental health problems...
  7. doi request reprint Alprazolam for depression
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD007139. 2012
    ..The 'off-label' effect of alprazolam on depression has not been systematically evaluated...
  8. pmc The Netherlands study of depression in older persons (NESDO); a prospective cohort study
    Hannie C Comijs
    Department Psychiatry EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center GGZinGeest, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 4:524. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Outcomes for depression and anxiety in primary care and details of treatment: a naturalistic longitudinal study
    Marijn A Prins
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Postbus 1568, Utrecht, 3500 BN, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:180. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Primary care management of major depression in patients aged > or =55 years: outcome of a randomised clinical trial
    Harm W J van Marwijk
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Gen Pract 58:680-6, I-II; discussion 687. 2008
    ..Late-life depression is associated with chronic illness, disability, and a poor prognosis. Primary care management may be in need of improvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of euthanasia on primary care physicians in the Netherlands
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Palliat Med 21:609-14. 2007
    ..There is only limited knowledge about the emotional impact that performing euthanasia has on primary care physicians (PCPs) in the Netherlands...
  12. ncbi request reprint 'Antidepressants unlimited'. Are antidepressants the best option for treating depression in general practice? Debating session WONCA 2004
    Harm van Marwijk
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gen Pract 11:119-21. 2005
    ..Psychological interventions are probably at least as effective as antidepressants, and are preferred by many patients. These issues were discussed at the debating sessions at WONCA 2004 in Amsterdam...
  13. pmc Stepped care treatment for depression and anxiety in primary care. a randomized controlled trial
    Wike Seekles
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 12:171. 2011
    ..Depressive and anxiety disorders are common in general practice but not always treated adequately. Introducing stepped care might improve this. In this randomized trial we examined the effectiveness of such a stepped care model...
  14. 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...
  15. pmc (Cost)-effectiveness of case-management by district nurses among primary informal caregivers of older adults with dementia symptoms and the older adults who receive informal care: design of a randomized controlled trial [ISCRTN83135728]
    Aaltje P D Jansen
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 5:133. 2005
    ....
  16. pmc Prevention of anxiety and depression in the age group of 75 years and over: a randomised controlled trial testing the feasibility and effectiveness of a generic stepped care programme among elderly community residents at high risk of developing anxiety an
    Nelleke van 't Veer-Tazelaar
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:186. 2006
    ..In this randomised prevention trial for elderly, living in the community and suffering from subthreshold depression and anxiety, a stepped care programme was put together to be tested versus usual (GP) care...
  17. pmc Disrupting the rhythm of depression using Mobile Cognitive Therapy for recurrent depression: randomized controlled trial design and protocol
    Claudi L H Bockting
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Psychology, Groningen University, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 11:12. 2011
    ..Given its high prevalence and the fact that interventions are necessary during the remitted phase, new approaches are needed to prevent relapse in depression...
  18. 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...
  19. pmc The course of untreated anxiety and depression, and determinants of poor one-year outcome: a one-year cohort study
    Ilse Mj van Beljouw
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 10:86. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the one-year course of untreated anxiety and depression, and to determine predictors of a poor outcome...
  20. 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...
  21. pmc Collaborative stepped care for anxiety disorders in primary care: aims and design of a randomized controlled trial
    Anna D T Muntingh
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:159. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate effects and costs of a collaborative stepped care approach in the primary care setting for patients with PD and GAD compared with care as usual...
  22. pmc Multidisciplinary collaborative care for depressive disorder in the occupational health setting: design of a randomised controlled trial and cost-effectiveness study
    Moniek C Vlasveld
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:99. 2008
    ..From a societal perspective, the (cost)effectiveness of this collaborative care treatment, as a way of transmural care, will be evaluated in depressed patients on sick leave in the occupational health setting...
  23. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for the treatment of major depressive disorder in primary care. A systematic review
    Kirsten M van Steenbergen-Weijenburg
    Netherlands Institute for Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:19. 2010
    ..Assessing its cost-effectiveness is important for deciding on implementation. This review therefore evaluates the cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for major depressive disorder in primary care...
  24. pmc Stepped care for depression and anxiety: from primary care to specialized mental health care: a randomised controlled trial testing the effectiveness of a stepped care program among primary care patients with mood or anxiety disorders
    Wike Seekles
    Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:90. 2009
    ..A stepped care program is characterized by different treatment steps that are arranged in order of increasing intensity...
  25. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care including PST and an antidepressant treatment algorithm for the treatment of major depressive disorder in primary care; a randomised clinical trial
    Marjoliek A IJff
    Program Diagnosis and Treatment, Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:34. 2007
    ..These treatment strategies may also work very well in the Netherlands too, even though health care systems differ between countries...
  26. pmc Cost-effectiveness of collaborative care for chronically ill patients with comorbid depressive disorder in the general hospital setting, a randomised controlled trial
    Eva K Horn
    Netherlands Institute for Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:28. 2007
    ..In the UK 'Problem Solving Treatment' has proved to be feasible. However, in the general hospital setting this approach has not yet been evaluated...
  27. pmc Depression and anxiety, an indicated prevention (DIP) protocol in homes for the elderly: feasibility and (cost) effectiveness of a stepped care programme
    Els Dozeman
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 7:6. 2007
    ..Elderly persons in residential homes are at high risk for developing major depressive and anxiety disorders, and, therefore, deserve attention with regard to prevention...
  28. pmc Design and pilot results of a single blind randomized controlled trial of systematic demand-led home visits by nurses to frail elderly persons in primary care [ISRCTN05358495]
    Hein P J van Hout
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 5:11. 2005
    ..Pilot objectives were: 1. To determine the feasibility of postal multidimensional frailty screening instruments; 2. to identify the need for home visits to elderly...
  29. pmc (Cost)-effectiveness of family meetings on indicated prevention of anxiety and depressive symptoms and disorders of primary family caregivers of patients with dementia: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Karlijn J Joling
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 8:2. 2008
    ....
  30. pmc Is the Beck Anxiety Inventory a good tool to assess the severity of anxiety? A primary care study in the Netherlands Study of Depression and Anxiety (NESDA)
    Anna D T Muntingh
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction Trimbos institute, PO Box 725, Utrecht, 3500 AS, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:66. 2011
    ....
  31. pmc Frequent attenders in general practice: problem solving treatment provided by nurses [ISRCTN51021015]
    B Schreuders
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 6:42. 2005
    ..The results of this study, which currently being carried out, will be presented as soon as they are available...
  32. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for late-life depression in general practice: uptake and satisfaction by patients, therapists and physicians
    Digna J F van Schaik
    GGZ Buitenamstel and Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 8:52. 2007
    ..Despite the favorable results of IPT in research populations, the dissemination to general practice is surprisingly limited. Little is known about uptake and satisfaction when this therapy is introduced into real-life general practice...
  33. 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
    ....