Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D: do we get enough? A discussion between vitamin D experts in order to make a step towards the harmonisation of dietary reference intakes for vitamin D across Europe
    E M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 8129, 6700, Ev, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 24:1567-77. 2013
  2. pmc Associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with fasting glucose, fasting insulin, dementia and depression in European elderly: the SENECA study
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nutr 52:917-25. 2013
  3. pmc Rationale and design of the B-PROOF study, a randomized controlled trial on the effect of supplemental intake of vitamin B12 and folic acid on fracture incidence
    Janneke P van Wijngaarden
    Department of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, P, O, Box 8129 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 11:80. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Higher Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Lower Plasma Glucose Are Associated with Larger Gray Matter Volume but Not with White Matter or Total Brain Volume in Dutch Community-Dwelling Older Adults
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
    J Nutr 145:1817-23. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is associated with cognitive executive function in Dutch prefrail and frail elderly: a cross-sectional study exploring the associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with glucose metabolism, cognitive performance and depression
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:852.e9-17. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and cognition in older adults: an update of recent findings
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 18:11-6. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Effect of daily vitamin B-12 and folic acid supplementation on fracture incidence in elderly individuals with an elevated plasma homocysteine concentration: B-PROOF, a randomized controlled trial
    Janneke P van Wijngaarden
    From the Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands JPvW, RAMD R, EMB B, NLvdZ, and LCPGMdG the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research KMAS, ES, NMvS, JB, and PL and the Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Section PL, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands the Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands AWE, SCvD, ACH, JBJvM, MCZ, NvdV, and AGU and the Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands NvdV
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:1578-86. 2014

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin D: do we get enough? A discussion between vitamin D experts in order to make a step towards the harmonisation of dietary reference intakes for vitamin D across Europe
    E M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 8129, 6700, Ev, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Osteoporos Int 24:1567-77. 2013
    ..In this article, the discussions resulting from the meeting are summarized...
  2. pmc Associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with fasting glucose, fasting insulin, dementia and depression in European elderly: the SENECA study
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nutr 52:917-25. 2013
    ..Moreover, we wanted to explore whether the observed associations of 25(OH)D with depression and global cognitive performance were mediated by fasting plasma glucose (FPG) levels...
  3. pmc Rationale and design of the B-PROOF study, a randomized controlled trial on the effect of supplemental intake of vitamin B12 and folic acid on fracture incidence
    Janneke P van Wijngaarden
    Department of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, P, O, Box 8129 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Geriatr 11:80. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Higher Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Lower Plasma Glucose Are Associated with Larger Gray Matter Volume but Not with White Matter or Total Brain Volume in Dutch Community-Dwelling Older Adults
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
    J Nutr 145:1817-23. 2015
    ..Studies on 25(OH)D status and brain volumetric measures may provide more insight in the potential role of vitamin D in cognitive performance...
  5. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D is associated with cognitive executive function in Dutch prefrail and frail elderly: a cross-sectional study exploring the associations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with glucose metabolism, cognitive performance and depression
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:852.e9-17. 2013
    ..In addition, we examined to what extent the associations between vitamin D and cognitive performance were modified or mediated by fasting plasma glucose (FPG) levels...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin D and cognition in older adults: an update of recent findings
    Elske M Brouwer-Brolsma
    Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 18:11-6. 2015
    ..This article reviews the potential role of vitamin D in brain function by presenting an overview of recently published mechanistic, rodent as well as human studies...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of daily vitamin B-12 and folic acid supplementation on fracture incidence in elderly individuals with an elevated plasma homocysteine concentration: B-PROOF, a randomized controlled trial
    Janneke P van Wijngaarden
    From the Division of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands JPvW, RAMD R, EMB B, NLvdZ, and LCPGMdG the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research KMAS, ES, NMvS, JB, and PL and the Department of Internal Medicine, Endocrine Section PL, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands the Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands AWE, SCvD, ACH, JBJvM, MCZ, NvdV, and AGU and the Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatric Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands NvdV
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:1578-86. 2014
    ..Elevated plasma homocysteine concentrations are a risk factor for osteoporotic fractures. Lowering homocysteine with combined vitamin B-12 and folic acid supplementation may reduce fracture risk...