Elke Theuwissen

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin K status in healthy volunteers
    E Theuwissen
    VitaK, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, 6229 EV Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Food Funct 5:229-34. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Effect of low-dose supplements of menaquinone-7 (vitamin K2 ) on the stability of oral anticoagulant treatment: dose-response relationship in healthy volunteers
    E Theuwissen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 11:1085-92. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Low-dose menaquinone-7 supplementation improved extra-hepatic vitamin K status, but had no effect on thrombin generation in healthy subjects
    Elke Theuwissen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 108:1652-7. 2012
  4. pmc The role of vitamin K in soft-tissue calcification
    Elke Theuwissen
    VitaK, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Adv Nutr 3:166-73. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Association of vitamin K status with adiponectin and body composition in healthy subjects: uncarboxylated osteocalcin is not associated with fat mass and body weight
    Marjo H J Knapen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute CARIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 108:1017-24. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin K, osteoporosis and degenerative diseases of ageing
    Cees Vermeer
    VitaK, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, 6229 EV Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Menopause Int 17:19-23. 2011

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Vitamin K status in healthy volunteers
    E Theuwissen
    VitaK, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, 6229 EV Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Food Funct 5:229-34. 2014
    ..Children and adults above 40 years showed the largest tissue-specific vitamin deficiency and accordingly may benefit from MK-7 supplementation to improve their extra-hepatic vitamin K status. ..
  2. doi request reprint Effect of low-dose supplements of menaquinone-7 (vitamin K2 ) on the stability of oral anticoagulant treatment: dose-response relationship in healthy volunteers
    E Theuwissen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 11:1085-92. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Low-dose menaquinone-7 supplementation improved extra-hepatic vitamin K status, but had no effect on thrombin generation in healthy subjects
    Elke Theuwissen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 108:1652-7. 2012
    ..Whether this improvement contributes to public health, i.e. increasing the protection against age-related diseases needs further investigation in specifically designed intervention trials...
  4. pmc The role of vitamin K in soft-tissue calcification
    Elke Theuwissen
    VitaK, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Adv Nutr 3:166-73. 2012
    ..More studies, both in healthy subjects and in patients at risk of vascular calcification, are required before conclusions can be drawn...
  5. doi request reprint Association of vitamin K status with adiponectin and body composition in healthy subjects: uncarboxylated osteocalcin is not associated with fat mass and body weight
    Marjo H J Knapen
    VitaK and Cardiovascular Research Institute CARIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 108:1017-24. 2012
    ..These findings demonstrate that a high vitamin K status of bone has no effect on circulating adiponectin in healthy people and long-term vitamin K supplementation does not increase weight in healthy postmenopausal women...
  6. doi request reprint Vitamin K, osteoporosis and degenerative diseases of ageing
    Cees Vermeer
    VitaK, Maastricht University, Oxfordlaan 70, 6229 EV Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Menopause Int 17:19-23. 2011
    ..According to the triage theory, long-term vitamin K inadequacy is an independent, but modifiable risk factor for the development of degenerative diseases of ageing including osteoporosis and atherosclerosis...