Marc A Benninga

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measurement of mucosal conductivity by MII is a potential marker of mucosal integrity restored in infants on acid-suppression therapy
    Clara M Loots
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:120-3. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Children with constipation: what happens to them when they grow up?
    M A Benninga
    Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Dept of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol Suppl . 2004
  3. doi request reprint Childhood Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: Neonate/Toddler
    Marc A Benninga
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Gastroenterology . 2016
  4. pmc Quality of life and health care consultation in 13 to 18 year olds with abdominal pain predominant functional gastrointestinal diseases
    Niranga Manjuri Devanarayana
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Thalagolla Road, 11010 Ragama, Sri Lanka
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:150. 2014
  5. pmc The effect of pelvic physiotherapy on reduction of functional constipation in children: design of a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Marieke L van Engelenburg-van Lonkhuyzen
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 13:112. 2013
  6. pmc A population-based nested case control study on recurrent pneumonias in children with severe generalized cerebral palsy: ethical considerations of the design and representativeness of the study sample
    Rebekka Veugelers
    Intellectual Disability Medicine, Department of General Practice Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 5:25. 2005
  7. pmc Childhood abdominal pain in primary care: design and patient selection of the HONEUR abdominal pain cohort
    Leo A A Spee
    Department of General Practice, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 11:27. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood constipation: is there new light in the tunnel?
    M A Benninga
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:448-64. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint New treatment options in childhood constipation?
    Marc A Benninga
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:S56-7. 2005
  10. pmc Colonic transit times and behaviour profiles in children with defecation disorders
    M A Benninga
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 89:13-6. 2004

Detail Information

Publications141 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Measurement of mucosal conductivity by MII is a potential marker of mucosal integrity restored in infants on acid-suppression therapy
    Clara M Loots
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:120-3. 2011
    ..28, P = 0.014. No correlation with standard GER parameters was observed. In conclusion, PPI therapy increases MII levels in infants with symptomatic GER disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Children with constipation: what happens to them when they grow up?
    M A Benninga
    Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Dept of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Gastroenterol Suppl . 2004
    ..Long-lasting support and the development of improved therapeutic regimens are necessary to treat these difficult patients more effectively...
  3. doi request reprint Childhood Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: Neonate/Toddler
    Marc A Benninga
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Gastroenterology . 2016
    ....
  4. pmc Quality of life and health care consultation in 13 to 18 year olds with abdominal pain predominant functional gastrointestinal diseases
    Niranga Manjuri Devanarayana
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Thalagolla Road, 11010 Ragama, Sri Lanka
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:150. 2014
    ..It has significant impact on daily activities of affected children. Main objective of this study was to assess the health related quality of life (HRQoL) in children with AP-FGD...
  5. pmc The effect of pelvic physiotherapy on reduction of functional constipation in children: design of a multicentre randomised controlled trial
    Marieke L van Engelenburg-van Lonkhuyzen
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 13:112. 2013
    ..Evidence to evaluate the effectiveness of pelvic physiotherapy for this complaint is lacking...
  6. pmc A population-based nested case control study on recurrent pneumonias in children with severe generalized cerebral palsy: ethical considerations of the design and representativeness of the study sample
    Rebekka Veugelers
    Intellectual Disability Medicine, Department of General Practice Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 5:25. 2005
    ..This paper describes the initiation of a study in 194 children with severe generalized cerebral palsy, on the prevalence and on the impact of these hypothesized risk factors of recurrent pneumonias...
  7. pmc Childhood abdominal pain in primary care: design and patient selection of the HONEUR abdominal pain cohort
    Leo A A Spee
    Department of General Practice, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 11:27. 2010
    ..This cohort study aims at describing prognosis and prognostic factors of childhood abdominal pain in primary care. In this paper we describe methods used for data-collection and determine possible selective recruitment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Childhood constipation: is there new light in the tunnel?
    M A Benninga
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 39:448-64. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint New treatment options in childhood constipation?
    Marc A Benninga
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:S56-7. 2005
  10. pmc Colonic transit times and behaviour profiles in children with defecation disorders
    M A Benninga
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 89:13-6. 2004
    ..To evaluate children referred for defecation disorders using the child behavioural checklist (CBCL)...
  11. doi request reprint Accuracy of prediction scores and novel biomarkers for predicting nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in obese children
    Bart G P Koot
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:583-90. 2013
    ..Accurate prediction scores for liver steatosis are demanded to enable clinicians to noninvasively screen for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). Several prediction scores have been developed, however external validation is lacking...
  12. doi request reprint No role for increased rectal compliance in pediatric functional constipation
    Maartje M van den Berg
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastroenterology 137:1963-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated the clinical relevance of increased rectal compliance and assessed whether regular use of enemas improves rectal compliance in children with FC...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes of endoscopy and novel pH-impedance parameters in children: is there a correlation?
    Rachel J van der Pol
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:196-200. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the association between endoscopy, pH-MII and MII baselines, in children with gastroesophageal reflux symptoms...
  14. doi request reprint Fermented milk containing Bifidobacterium lactis DN-173 010 in childhood constipation: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial
    Merit M Tabbers
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma s Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 127:e1392-9. 2011
    ..A fermented dairy product containing Bifidobacterium lactis strain DN-173 010 was effective in increasing stool frequency in constipated women. Our aim was to assess the effects of this product in constipated children...
  15. pmc Is a multispecies probiotic mixture effective in constipation during pregnancy? 'A pilot study'
    Inge de Milliano
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 11:80. 2012
    ..However, their use is limited due to side-effects. This uncontrolled intervention study was performed to determine if a mixture of probiotics in the treatment of constipation during pregnancy is effective...
  16. doi request reprint Rectal fecal impaction treatment in childhood constipation: enemas versus high doses oral PEG
    Noor L Houda Bekkali
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 124:e1108-15. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that enemas and polyethylene glycol (PEG) would be equally effective in treating rectal fecal impaction (RFI) but enemas would be less well tolerated and colonic transit time (CTT) would improve during disimpaction...
  17. doi request reprint Long-term prognosis for childhood constipation: clinical outcomes in adulthood
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 126:e156-62. 2010
    ..This study examines long-term prognoses for children with constipation in adulthood and identifies prognostic factors associated with clinical outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rectal bleeding in children: endoscopic evaluation revisited
    Lissy de Ridder
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:317-20. 2007
    ..It is hypothesized that colonoscopy instead of sigmoidoscopy and adding esophago-gastro-duodenoscopy in case of accompanying complaints, improves the diagnostic accuracy in children with prolonged rectal bleeding...
  19. doi request reprint Constipation and colonic transit times in children with morbid obesity
    Olga H vd Baan-Slootweg
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma s Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 52:442-5. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Tegaserod use in children: a single-center experience
    Olivia Liem
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:54-8. 2008
    ..Tegaserod is increasingly prescribed by pediatric gastroenterologists even though there are few published data concerning its use in children. The aim of this study was to describe the authors' experience with tegaserod in children...
  21. doi request reprint Colonic manometry and colonic scintigraphy as a diagnostic tool for children with severe constipation
    Suzanne M Mugie
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Goryeb Children s Hospital, Atlantic Health, Morristown, NJ Department of Nuclear Medicine, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:598-602. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the diagnostic yield and tolerability of colonic manometry and colonic scintigraphy in children with severe constipation...
  22. doi request reprint US cannot be used to predict the presence or severity of hepatic steatosis in severely obese adolescents
    Anneloes E Bohte
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Radiology 262:327-34. 2012
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  23. pmc The role of a probiotics mixture in the treatment of childhood constipation: a pilot study
    Noor L Houda Bekkali
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 6:17. 2007
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to determine the effect of a mixture of probiotics containing bifidobacteria and lactobacilli in the treatment of childhood constipation...
  24. doi request reprint Behavioral therapy for childhood constipation: a randomized, controlled trial
    Marieke Van Dijk
    Psychosocial Department, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Room G8 224, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 121:e1334-41. 2008
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the clinical effectiveness of behavioral therapy with laxatives compared with conventional treatment in treating functional constipation in childhood...
  25. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbosacral spine in children with chronic constipation or non-retentive fecal incontinence: a prospective study
    Noor L Houda Bekkali
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 156:461-5. 2010
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  26. ncbi request reprint New insight into rectal function in pediatric defecation disorders: disturbed rectal compliance is an essential mechanism in pediatric constipation
    Wieger P Voskuijl
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 148:62-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate rectal sensitivity in patients with pediatric constipation (PC) and nonretentive fecal soiling (FNRFS) using pressure-controlled distention (barostat)...
  27. doi request reprint Small volumes of feed can trigger transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation and gastroesophageal reflux in the right lateral position in infants
    Michiel P van Wijk
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 156:744-8, 748.e1. 2010
    ..To investigate the threshold amount of constantly infused feed needed to trigger lower esophageal sphincter relaxation (TLESR) in the right lateral position (RLP) and left lateral position (LLP)...
  28. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of enemas in combination with oral laxative therapy for children with chronic constipation
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1069-74. 2009
    ..This randomized controlled trial compared the effects of additional treatment with rectal enemas (intervention) with conventional treatment alone (oral laxatives, control) in severely constipated children...
  29. doi request reprint Psychosocial developmental trajectory of adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease
    Thalia Z Hummel
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 57:219-24. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the psychosocial developmental trajectory ("course of life") and sociodemographic outcomes in adolescents with IBD compared with peers from the general population...
  30. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal follow-up of children with functional nonretentive fecal incontinence
    Wieger P Voskuijl
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:67-72. 2006
    ..No data on long-term outcome are available. The aim was to investigate the long-term outcome of FNRFI patients after intensive medical treatment...
  31. doi request reprint Management of functional constipation in children with lower urinary tract symptoms: report from the Standardization Committee of the International Children's Continence Society
    Rosa E Burgers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 190:29-36. 2013
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  32. doi request reprint Functional nonretentive fecal incontinence: do enemas help?
    Rosa Burgers
    Department of Pediatrics, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 162:1023-7. 2013
    ..To assess the current treatment of functional nonretentive fecal incontinence, which consists of education, toilet training, and positive motivation...
  33. doi request reprint Prevalence and associated clinical characteristics of behavior problems in constipated children
    Marieke Van Dijk
    MSc, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Psychosocial Department, Room G8 224, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 125:e309-17. 2010
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Nonpharmacologic treatments for childhood constipation: systematic review
    Merit M Tabbers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, H7 250, PO Box 22700, 1100 DD Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 128:753-61. 2011
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Health related quality of life in children with constipation-associated fecal incontinence
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:749-53. 2009
    ..With a disease-specific questionnaire, this study aimed to evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in children with constipation in association with clinical characteristics...
  36. doi request reprint Functional Defecation Disorders and Excessive Body Weight: A Systematic Review
    Ilan J N Koppen
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio
    Pediatrics 138:. 2016
    ..Several studies have suggested an association between functional defecation disorders (FDDs) and overweight/obesity in children...
  37. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and cardiovascular risk in children with obesity
    Bart G P Koot
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:1239-43. 2015
    ..Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has been recognized as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease in adults. It has not been established whether NAFLD is related to early atherosclerotic changes in children...
  38. doi request reprint Intramural pseudodiverticulosis of the esophagus: a case report
    Rachel J van der Pol
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, C2 312, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1697-9. 2013
    ..It is characterized by the dilatation of the submucosal esophageal glands. The exact etiology and pathophysiology of EIPD is, however, unknown. Dysphagia is the predominant presenting symptom in both children and adults...
  39. doi request reprint Functional defecation disorders in children with lower urinary tract symptoms
    Rosa Burgers
    Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 189:1886-91. 2013
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  40. doi request reprint Gastroesophageal reflux, esophageal function, gastric emptying, and the relationship to dysphagia before and after antireflux surgery in children
    Clara Loots
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 162:566-573.e2. 2013
    ..To assess gastroesophageal reflux (GER), esophageal motility, and gastric emptying in children before and after laparoscopic fundoplication and to identify functional measures associated with postoperative dysphagia...
  41. doi request reprint Functional defecation disorders in children: comparing the Rome II with the Rome III criteria
    Rosa Burgers
    Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 161:615-20.e1. 2012
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of pediatric functional defecation disorders (FDD) using the Rome III criteria and to compare these data with those obtained using Rome II criteria...
  42. doi request reprint Do parents maintain or exacerbate pediatric functional abdominal pain? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Shelley M C van der Veek
    Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Psychol 17:258-72. 2012
    ..We conclude that the present literature is unfit to establish whether parents maintain or exacerbate pediatric FAP through the processes investigated...
  43. pmc The clinical effect of a new infant formula in term infants with constipation: a double-blind, randomized cross-over trial
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 6:8. 2007
    ..It is hypothesized that NF positively affects stool characteristics in constipated infants...
  44. ncbi request reprint The Leech method for diagnosing constipation: intra- and interobserver variability and accuracy
    Fleur de Lorijn
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 36:43-9. 2006
    ..The data concerning the value of a plain abdominal radiograph in childhood constipation are inconsistent. Recently, positive results have been reported of a new radiographic scoring system, "the Leech method", for assessing faecal loading...
  45. doi request reprint Efficacy of proton-pump inhibitors in children with gastroesophageal reflux disease: a systematic review
    Rachel J van der Pol
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, C2 312, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Pediatrics 127:925-35. 2011
    ..Use of proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children has increased enormously. However, effectiveness and safety of PPIs for pediatric GERD are under debate...
  46. ncbi request reprint The value of the abdominal radiograph in children with functional gastrointestinal disorders
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Radiol 59:8-13. 2006
    ..In our opinion, the abdominal radiograph has limited value in the diagnostic work-up of children with functional gastrointestinal disorders...
  47. doi request reprint Constipation in childhood
    Suzanne M Mugie
    Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam Medical Center, Meigbergdreef 9, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 8:502-11. 2011
    ..This Review summarizes the current knowledge of the clinical aspects of childhood constipation, including pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment, with particular emphasis on the latest available data...
  48. pmc Relationship of clinical symptoms with biomarkers of inflammation in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Daniël R Hoekman
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 175:1335-42. 2016
    ..46; p = 0.012) and aPCDAI components abdominal examination and activity level. No significant correlation was observed between CRP and total PUCAI score (r s = 0.01; 95 % CI -0.34-0.29; p = 0.961) or individual PUCAI components...
  49. doi request reprint Surgical decision-making in the management of children with intractable functional constipation: What are we doing and are we doing it right?
    Ilan J N Koppen
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 51:1607-12. 2016
    ..Children with intractable functional constipation (FC) may eventually require surgery, often guided by motility testing. However, there are no evidence-based guidelines for the surgical management of intractable FC in children...
  50. pmc Gut-directed hypnotherapy in children with irritable bowel syndrome or functional abdominal pain (syndrome): a randomized controlled trial on self exercises at home using CD versus individual therapy by qualified therapists
    Juliette M T M Rutten
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22700, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 14:140. 2014
    ..The aim of this randomized controlled trial (RCT) is to compare cost-effectiveness of individual HT performed by a qualified therapist with HT by means of CD recorded self-exercises at home in children with IBS or FAP(S)...
  51. doi request reprint Stressful Life Events in Children With Functional Defecation Disorders
    Elise M Philips
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Department of Social Pediatrics, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center Medical Library, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam Department of Pediatrics, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 61:384-92. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of stressful life events including (sexual) abuse in children with functional defecation disorders by performing a systematic review...
  52. doi request reprint Accuracy of abdominal ultrasound and MRI for detection of Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis in children
    Manon L W Ziech
    Academic Medical Center, Department of Radiology, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 44:1370-8. 2014
    ..Endoscopy is currently the primary diagnostic technique for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in children...
  53. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of tests in pediatric gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Rachel J van der Pol
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 162:983-7.e1-4. 2013
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  54. doi request reprint Additional value of upper GI tract endoscopy in the diagnostic assessment of childhood IBD
    Thalia Z Hummel
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 54:753-7. 2012
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver variability in pH-impedance analysis between 10 experts and automated analysis
    Clara M Loots
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Kinderziekenhuis, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 160:441-446.e1. 2012
    ..To determine interobserver and intraobserver variability in pH-impedance interpretation between experts and accuracy of automated analysis (AA)...
  56. doi request reprint Clinical practice : diagnosis and treatment of functional constipation
    Merit M Tabbers
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, H7 250, PO Box 22700, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 170:955-63. 2011
    ..According to the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guideline, PEG plus electrolytes is the first-choice treatment for all ages...
  57. pmc Health-related quality of life in young adults with symptoms of constipation continuing from childhood into adulthood
    Marloes E J Bongers
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:20. 2009
    ..In about one third of children with constipation, symptoms continue into adulthood. Knowledge on HRQoL in adults with constipation persisting from childhood is lacking...
  58. doi request reprint Are constipation drugs effective and safe to be used in children? A review of the literature
    Herbert M van Wering
    Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Meibergdreef 9, H7 225, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 11:71-82. 2012
    ..Therefore, we conducted a review of the literature outlining the evidence for the efficacy and safety of laxatives used in chronic paediatric-functional constipation...
  59. doi request reprint The Malone antegrade continence enema procedure: the Amsterdam experience
    Lisette T Hoekstra
    Pediatric Surgical Center of Amsterdam, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1603-8. 2011
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  60. doi request reprint Distension of the esophagogastric junction augments triggering of transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxation
    Michiel P van Wijk
    Endoscopy Dept, Academic Medical Center Meibergdreef, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 301:G713-8. 2011
    ..EGJ distension augments meal-induced triggering of TLESR in healthy volunteers. Our data suggest the existence of a population of vagal afferents located at sites in/around the EGJ that may influence triggering of TLESR...
  61. pmc Effect of the consumption of a fermented dairy product containing Bifidobacterium lactis DN-173 010 on constipation in childhood: a multicentre randomised controlled trial (NTRTC: 1571)
    Merit M Tabbers
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma s Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 9:22. 2009
    ..Goal of this study is to determine whether this fermented dairy product is effective in the treatment of constipated children with a defecation frequency < 3/week...
  62. doi request reprint Using the Bristol Stool Scale and Parental Report of Stool Consistency as Part of the Rome III Criteria for Functional Constipation in Infants and Toddlers
    Ilan J N Koppen
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Pediatr 177:44-48.e1. 2016
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  63. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance enterography for suspected inflammatory bowel disease in a pediatric population
    Karin Horsthuis
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 51:603-9. 2010
    ..The secondary aims were to determine the accuracy of MRE in grading disease activity and determine the interobserver agreement for individual MRE parameters...
  64. doi request reprint Annual Costs of Care for Pediatric Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Functional Abdominal Pain, and Functional Abdominal Pain Syndrome
    Daniël R Hoekman
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 167:1103-8.e2. 2015
    ..To estimate annual medical and nonmedical costs of care for children diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or functional abdominal pain (syndrome; FAP/FAPS)...
  65. doi request reprint Pressure-flow characteristics of normal and disordered esophageal motor patterns
    Maartje M J Singendonk
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Gastroenterology Unit, Women s and Children s Health Network, North Adelaide, Australia Electronic address
    J Pediatr 166:690-6.e1. 2015
    ..To perform pressure-flow analysis (PFA) in a cohort of pediatric patients who were referred for diagnostic manometric investigation...
  66. doi request reprint Follow-up after pH-metry and pH impedance in pediatric gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Rachel J van der Pol
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, UZ Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 60:224-9. 2015
    ..It is unclear how diagnostic tests for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in children relate to the course of symptoms during follow-up...
  67. doi request reprint Association between gastroesophageal reflux and pathologic apneas in infants: a systematic review
    Marije J Smits
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 26:1527-38. 2014
    ..In infants, apneas can be centrally mediated, obstructive or both and have been proposed to be gastroesophageal reflux (GER) induced. Evidence for this possible association has never been systematically reviewed...
  68. doi request reprint Parental child-rearing attitudes are associated with functional constipation in childhood
    Marieke Van Dijk
    Psychosocial Department, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 100:329-33. 2015
    ..This study investigates the association between parental child-rearing attitudes and prominent symptoms of functional constipation and assesses the strength of this association...
  69. doi request reprint Exogenous pigment in Peyer patches of children suspected of having IBD
    Thalia Z Hummel
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital Department of Pathology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:477-80. 2014
    ....
  70. doi request reprint Rectal examination in children: digital versus transabdominal ultrasound
    Rosa Burgers
    Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 190:667-72. 2013
    ..We investigate 2 diagnostic tests to assess the rectal filling state...
  71. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in children with functional defecation disorders
    Babette Peeters
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 163:873-8. 2013
    ..To prospectively assess the prevalence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms in children presenting with functional defecation disorders...
  72. doi request reprint Gut-directed hypnotherapy for functional abdominal pain or irritable bowel syndrome in children: a systematic review
    Juliette M T M Rutten
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 98:252-7. 2013
    ..Gut directed hypnotherapy (HT) is shown to be effective in adult functional abdominal pain (FAP) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients. We performed a systematic review to assess efficacy of HT in paediatric FAP/IBS patients...
  73. doi request reprint Surveillance of hepatic late adverse effects in a large cohort of long-term survivors of childhood cancer: prevalence and risk factors
    Renée L Mulder
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 49:185-93. 2013
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and risk factors of hepatic late adverse effects, defined as elevated liver enzymes, in a large cohort of CCS...
  74. doi request reprint The care of constipated children in primary care in different countries
    Rosa Burgers
    Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam Medical Center, Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 101:677-80. 2012
    ..To investigate and compare the approach to childhood constipation by primary care physicians (PCP) in three Western countries to give insight into adherence to current guidelines and in actual care...
  75. doi request reprint Sacral neuromodulation therapy: a promising treatment for adolescents with refractory functional constipation
    Bart P van Wunnik
    Department of Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:278-85. 2012
    ..No data, however, are available on sacral neuromodulation therapy as a treatment option in adolescents with refractory functional constipation...
  76. ncbi request reprint Chronic childhood constipation: a review of the literature and the introduction of a protocolized behavioral intervention program
    Marieke Van Dijk
    Psychosocial Department, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 67:63-77. 2007
    ..To release a newly protocolized behavioral intervention program for children with chronic constipation aged 4-18 years with guidance from literature about underlying theories from which the treatment techniques follow...
  77. doi request reprint Addition of pH-impedance monitoring to standard pH monitoring increases the yield of symptom association analysis in infants and children with gastroesophageal reflux
    Clara M Loots
    Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:248-52. 2009
    ..To assess the additional yield of combined multichannel intraluminal pH-impedance (pH-MII) monitoring compared with standard pH monitoring on gastroesophageal reflux (GER) symptom associations in infants and children...
  78. doi request reprint Infant stool form scale: development and results
    Noor Bekkali
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 154:521-526.e1. 2009
    ....
  79. doi request reprint Increased auditory startle reflex in children with functional abdominal pain
    Mirte J Bakker
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 156:285-91.e1. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that children with abdominal pain-related functional gastrointestinal disorders have a general hypersensitivity for sensory stimuli...
  80. ncbi request reprint Use of Rome II criteria in childhood defecation disorders: applicability in clinical and research practice
    Wieger P Voskuijl
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 145:213-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of pediatric functional gastrointestinal disorders with the use of the Rome II criteria and to compare these data with the classic Iowa criteria...
  81. doi request reprint Lifestyle intervention for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: prospective cohort study of its efficacy and factors related to improvement
    Bart G P Koot
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 96:669-74. 2011
    ..Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has a high prevalence in obese children. Lifestyle intervention is the primary treatment for NAFLD. However, limited data are available regarding the efficacy of lifestyle interventions...
  82. doi request reprint Effect of rectal distention on lower urinary tract function in children
    Rosa Burgers
    Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Urol 184:1680-5. 2010
    ..We investigated the effect of rectal distention on lower urinary tract function...
  83. doi request reprint Abdominal pain in Dutch schoolchildren: relations with physical and psychological comorbid complaints in children and their parents
    Shelley M C van der Veek
    Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam De Bascule, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 51:481-7. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether these comorbid complaints in children and their parents are specific for FAP or can also be found in a community sample...
  84. ncbi request reprint A marble in the small bowel
    Rick R van Rijn
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Centre Amsterdam, Suite G1 224, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam Zuid Oost, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 37:405. 2007
  85. ncbi request reprint Infliximab as first-line therapy in severe pediatric Crohn disease
    Lissy de Ridder
    Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, G8 205, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:388-90. 2006
  86. ncbi request reprint Effect of body position changes on postprandial gastroesophageal reflux and gastric emptying in the healthy premature neonate
    Michiel P van Wijk
    Centre for Paediatric and Adolescent Gastroenterology, Women s and Children s Hospital, Children, Youth and Women s Health Services, North Adelaide, Australia
    J Pediatr 151:585-90, 590.e1-2. 2007
    ..To identify a body-positioning regimen that promotes gastric emptying (GE) and reduces gastroesophageal reflux (GER) by changing body position 1 hour after feeding...
  87. ncbi request reprint Validation of gastric-emptying scintigraphy of solids and liquids in mice using dedicated animal pinhole scintigraphy
    Roelof J Bennink
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 44:1099-104. 2003
    ..In this study, we developed and validated a novel method of gastric-emptying scintigraphy applied in mice, by comparing it with phenol red photospectrometry...
  88. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic tests in Hirschsprung disease: a systematic review
    F de Lorijn
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:496-505. 2006
    ..We conducted a systematic review to determine and compare the diagnostic accuracy of contrast enema (CE), anorectal manometry (ARM) and rectal suction biopsy (RSB) in infants suspected of Hirschsprung disease...
  89. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the rectoanal inhibitory reflex in preterm infants with delayed meconium passage
    F de Lorijn
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 40:434-7. 2005
    ..The authors hypothesized that delayed passage of meconium might result from a delayed maturation of the recto-anal inhibitory reflex (RAIR) in premature infants...
  90. ncbi request reprint Characterization of anorectal pressure and the anorectal inhibitory reflex in healthy preterm and term infants
    M A Benninga
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 139:233-7. 2001
    ..Insufflation of air without the use of a balloon to elicit the AR is reliable and suitable for use in infants <34 weeks. Premature infants older than 30 weeks' postmenstrual age have normal anorectal pressures and a normal AR...
  91. ncbi request reprint Pharmacogenetics of thiopurine therapy in paediatric IBD patients
    L de Ridder
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1137-41. 2006
    ..The occurrence and type of adverse events to azathioprine may be related to thiopurine S-methyltransferase (TPMT) enzyme activity and to inosine triphophate pyrophosphatase (ITPase) deficiency...
  92. ncbi request reprint Alterations in rectal sensitivity and motility in childhood irritable bowel syndrome
    R van Ginkel
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gastroenterology 120:31-8. 2001
    ..Some children present with symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). We hypothesized that visceral hypersensitivity and motor abnormalities may be underlying mechanisms in these children...
  93. doi request reprint Duration of meconium passage in preterm and term infants
    N Bekkali
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Centre, AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 93:F376-9. 2008
    ..The difference in duration of meconium passage until transition to normal stools has however never been assessed in preterm and term infants...
  94. ncbi request reprint The effect of anorectal manometry on the outcome of treatment in severe childhood constipation: a randomized, controlled trial
    R van Ginkel
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 108:E9. 2001
    ....
  95. pmc Health related quality of life in disorders of defecation: the Defecation Disorder List
    W P Voskuijl
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 89:1124-7. 2004
    ..Constipation and encopresis frequently cause problems with respect to emotional wellbeing, and social and family life. Instruments to measure Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) in these disorders are not available...
  96. ncbi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of a single oral dose of baclofen in pediatric patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    H E Wiersma
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ther Drug Monit 25:93-8. 2003
    ..In view of the negative correlation between body weight and Vd, dosing according to body weight using adult pharmacokinetic data does not seem an effective way for using baclofen in children...
  97. ncbi request reprint [Administration of probiotic lactobacilli to children with gastrointestinal problems: there is still little evidence]
    M M Tabbers
    Emma Kinderziekenhuis AMC, afd Kindergastro enterologie, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2198-202. 2007
    ..There is 1 controlled study in which LGG had a preventive effect on the development of atopic eczema (but not of allergy to cow's milk) in newborn infants...
  98. pmc Prognosis of constipation: clinical factors and colonic transit time
    F de Lorijn
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 89:723-7. 2004
    ..Measurement of colonic transit time (CTT) is sometimes used in the evaluation of patients with chronic constipation...
  99. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic diagnosis of leukemia in a child with acute abdominal pain
    L de Ridder
    Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center G8 205, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endoscopy 36:933-4. 2004
  100. pmc Megarectum in constipation
    R N van der Plas
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Academic Medical Center, G8 245, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 83:52-8. 2000
    ..Faecal impaction is frequently observed in children with chronic constipation. The term megarectum is often used to describe this finding...
  101. doi request reprint Characterization of intraluminal impedance patterns associated with gas reflux in healthy volunteers
    M P van Wijk
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Emma Children s Hospital Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 21:825-e55. 2009
    ..Existing MII criteria for recognition of gas gastro-oesophageal reflux (GOR) have not been validated during known gas GOR in humans...