Hein van Hout

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implementatie, effecten en kosten van casemanagement voor mensen met dementie en hun mantelzorgers: beschrijving van de COMPAS studie
    H P J Van Hout
    Afdeling Huisartsgeneeskunde en Ouderengeneeskunde, EMGO, VUMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 45:105-16. 2014
  2. 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
  3. pmc Comparing Dutch case management care models for people with dementia and their caregivers: The design of the COMPAS study
    Janet Macneil Vroomen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:132. 2012
  4. pmc Reviewing the definition of crisis in dementia care
    Janet Macneil Vroomen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:10. 2013
  5. pmc Implementing the chronic care model for frail older adults in the Netherlands: study protocol of ACT (frail older adults: care in transition)
    Maaike E Muntinga
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 12:19. 2012
  6. pmc A cross-sectional study to compare care needs of individuals with and without dementia in residential homes in the Netherlands
    Eva S van der Ploeg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:51. 2013
  7. pmc Implementation of geriatric assessment and decision support in residential care homes: facilitating and impeding factors during initial and maintenance phase
    Marijke Boorsma
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Prevention of adverse health trajectories in a vulnerable elderly population through nurse home visits: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN05358495]
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:734-42. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and the risk of death in older men and women
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 185:399-404. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing dementia with confidence by GPs
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 24:616-21. 2007

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Implementatie, effecten en kosten van casemanagement voor mensen met dementie en hun mantelzorgers: beschrijving van de COMPAS studie
    H P J Van Hout
    Afdeling Huisartsgeneeskunde en Ouderengeneeskunde, EMGO, VUMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 45:105-16. 2014
    ..comparing casemanagement care models for people with dementia and their caregivers: the design of the compas study:..
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Comparing Dutch case management care models for people with dementia and their caregivers: The design of the COMPAS study
    Janet Macneil Vroomen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:132. 2012
    ..Clinical and cost outcomes are investigated while care processes and the facilitators and barriers for implementation of these models are considered...
  4. pmc Reviewing the definition of crisis in dementia care
    Janet Macneil Vroomen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:10. 2013
    ..This article systematically reviews existing definitions of crisis in dementia care literature to create a standardized definition that can be utilized for research, policy and clinical practice...
  5. pmc Implementing the chronic care model for frail older adults in the Netherlands: study protocol of ACT (frail older adults: care in transition)
    Maaike E Muntinga
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 12:19. 2012
    ..We aim to address these challenges by introducing the geriatric care model, based on the chronic care model, and to evaluate its effects on the quality of life of community-dwelling frail older adults...
  6. pmc A cross-sectional study to compare care needs of individuals with and without dementia in residential homes in the Netherlands
    Eva S van der Ploeg
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 13:51. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the number and type of (unmet) needs of people with and without dementia in residential care in the Netherlands...
  7. pmc Implementation of geriatric assessment and decision support in residential care homes: facilitating and impeding factors during initial and maintenance phase
    Marijke Boorsma
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Care Medicine, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:8. 2013
    ..We studied the factors influencing the introduction and maintenance of a Multidisciplinary Integrated Care model in 10 Dutch residential care homes...
  8. doi request reprint Prevention of adverse health trajectories in a vulnerable elderly population through nurse home visits: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN05358495]
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:734-42. 2010
    ..Can indicative prevention of home-visiting nurses be effective when targeted at a frail senior population using multidimensional geriatric assessments and personalized care plans?..
  9. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and the risk of death in older men and women
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 185:399-404. 2004
    ..There are inconsistent reports as to whether people with anxiety disorders have a higher mortality risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing dementia with confidence by GPs
    Hein P J van Hout
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 24:616-21. 2007
    ..Earlier reports suggest limited clinical reasoning and substantial uncertainty of GPs in assessing patients suspected of dementia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do general practitioners disclose correct information to their patients suspected of dementia and their caregivers? A prospective observational study
    H P van Hout
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre Amsterdam, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aging Ment Health 10:151-5. 2006
    ..The GPs disclosed incorrect diagnoses to two people without dementia, and two with dementia according to the memory clinic diagnosis...
  12. 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
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  13. 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...
  14. pmc The cost-effectiveness of a new disease management model for frail elderly living in homes for the elderly, design of a cluster randomized controlled clinical trial
    Marijke Boorsma
    Department of General Practice, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:143. 2008
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  15. 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...
  16. 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
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  17. pmc Barriers in recognising, diagnosing and managing depressive and anxiety disorders as experienced by Family Physicians; a focus group study
    Eric van Rijswijk
    Department of Family Medicine, University Medical Centre St Radboud, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Nederlands
    BMC Fam Pract 10:52. 2009
    ..Perhaps these programs do not match with the problems experienced in family practice. This study aims to systematically explore how FPs perceive recognition, diagnosis and management of depressive and anxiety disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a stepped care intervention to prevent depression and anxiety in late life: randomised trial
    Petronella Van't Veer-Tazelaar
    Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 196:319-25. 2010
    ..There is an urgent need for the development of cost-effective preventive strategies to reduce the onset of mental disorders...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal psychotherapy for elderly patients in primary care
    Anneke van Schaik
    Department of Psychiatry, Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:777-86. 2006
    ..This study investigates whether IPT, delivered by mental health workers to elderly patients with major depressive disorder, is more effective than usual general practitioners' care (CAU)...
  21. doi request reprint The incidence of depression and its risk factors in Dutch nursing homes and residential care homes
    Marijke Boorsma
    Department of General Practice and Elderly Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:932-42. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate and compare the incidence and associated risk factors for depression in Dutch nursing homes and residential care homes...
  22. doi request reprint Health care costs of depression in primary care patients in The Netherlands
    Judith E Bosmans
    Department of Health Sciences and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Fam Pract 27:542-8. 2010
    ..Depression is highly prevalent in Western countries and is associated with increased health care costs. Most depressed patients are treated in primary care...
  23. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a disease management program for major depression in elderly primary care patients
    Judith Bosmans
    Health Technology Assessment Unit, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1020-6. 2006
    ..Major depression is common in older adults and is associated with increased health care costs. Depression often remains unrecognized in older adults, especially in primary care...
  24. ncbi request reprint Depression and the risk for cardiovascular diseases: systematic review and meta analysis
    Koen Van der Kooy
    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:613-26. 2007
    ..Depression is suspected to be an independent risk factor for the onset of coronary heart disease, yet it is not clear to what extent and if depression also is associated with the onset of other diseases of the circulatory system...