Marie Louise Essink-Bot

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Affiliation: Academic Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc A students' survey of cultural competence as a basis for identifying gaps in the medical curriculum
    Conny Seeleman
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, P, O, Box 22660, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Educ 14:216. 2014
  2. pmc A short assessment of health literacy (SAHL) in the Netherlands
    Henk Pander Maat
    Department of Languages, Literature and Communication, Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS, Trans 10, 3512, JK Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:990. 2014
  3. ncbi [Informed choice: a challenge for the Dutch national breast cancer screening programme]
    Marie Louise Essink-Bot
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5756. 2013
  4. pmc Deficiencies in culturally competent asthma care for ethnic minority children: a qualitative assessment among care providers
    Conny Seeleman
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22660, 1100, DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 12:47. 2012
  5. pmc Well being of obstetric patients on minimal blood transfusions (WOMB trial)
    Babette W Prick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:83. 2010
  6. pmc A labelled discrete choice experiment adds realism to the choices presented: preferences for surveillance tests for Barrett esophagus
    Michelle E Kruijshaar
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:31. 2009
  7. ncbi [Responsible care requires registration of ethnic origin]
    Marie Louise Essink-Bot
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A337. 2009
  8. doi Reasons for participation and nonparticipation in colorectal cancer screening: a randomized trial of colonoscopy and CT colonography
    Thomas R de Wijkerslooth
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:1777-83. 2012
  9. pmc Ethnic variations in unplanned readmissions and excess length of hospital stay: a nationwide record-linked cohort study
    Martine C de Bruijne
    1 Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:964-71. 2013
  10. pmc Role of relatives of ethnic minority patients in patient safety in hospital care: a qualitative study
    Floor van Rosse
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center VUmc, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 6:e009052. 2016

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Publications33

  1. pmc A students' survey of cultural competence as a basis for identifying gaps in the medical curriculum
    Conny Seeleman
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, P, O, Box 22660, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Educ 14:216. 2014
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  2. pmc A short assessment of health literacy (SAHL) in the Netherlands
    Henk Pander Maat
    Department of Languages, Literature and Communication, Utrecht Institute of Linguistics OTS, Trans 10, 3512, JK Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:990. 2014
    ..In contrast to REALM, the Short Assessment of Health Literacy (SAHL) assesses both word recognition and comprehension in the health domain. The aim of this study was to design, test and validate a SAHL for Dutch patients (SAHL-D)...
  3. ncbi [Informed choice: a challenge for the Dutch national breast cancer screening programme]
    Marie Louise Essink-Bot
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5756. 2013
    ..The real challenge for professionals is to provide good, honest, balanced information and adequate support to women when making their decision whether or not to participate in breast cancer screening...
  4. pmc Deficiencies in culturally competent asthma care for ethnic minority children: a qualitative assessment among care providers
    Conny Seeleman
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22660, 1100, DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 12:47. 2012
    ..To develop effective training, we explored the mechanisms in paediatric asthma care for ethnic minority patients that lead to deficiencies in the care process...
  5. pmc Well being of obstetric patients on minimal blood transfusions (WOMB trial)
    Babette W Prick
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:83. 2010
    ..At present, there are no strict transfusion criteria for this specific indication, resulting in a wide variation in postpartum policy of RBC transfusion in the Netherlands...
  6. pmc A labelled discrete choice experiment adds realism to the choices presented: preferences for surveillance tests for Barrett esophagus
    Michelle E Kruijshaar
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:31. 2009
    ..We conducted a labelled discrete choice experiment with realistic choices to investigate patients' trade-offs between the expected health gains and the burden of testing in surveillance of Barrett esophagus (BE)...
  7. ncbi [Responsible care requires registration of ethnic origin]
    Marie Louise Essink-Bot
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A337. 2009
    ..Consequently, registration of the ethnic origin of patients is a condition for providing good care for all Dutch patients...
  8. doi Reasons for participation and nonparticipation in colorectal cancer screening: a randomized trial of colonoscopy and CT colonography
    Thomas R de Wijkerslooth
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Gastroenterol 107:1777-83. 2012
    ..We compared reported reasons for participation and nonparticipation in colorectal cancer (CRC) screening between colonoscopy and computed tomographic (CT) colonography in a randomized controlled trial...
  9. pmc Ethnic variations in unplanned readmissions and excess length of hospital stay: a nationwide record-linked cohort study
    Martine C de Bruijne
    1 Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:964-71. 2013
    ..Studies in the USA have shown ethnic inequalities in quality of hospital care, but in Europe, this has never been analysed. We explored variations in indicators of quality of hospital care by ethnicity in the Netherlands...
  10. pmc Role of relatives of ethnic minority patients in patient safety in hospital care: a qualitative study
    Floor van Rosse
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center VUmc, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 6:e009052. 2016
    ..Relatives of ethnic minority patients often play an important role in the care process during hospitalisation. Our objective was to analyse the role of these relatives in relation to the safety of patients during hospital care...
  11. doi Informed decision-making in colorectal cancer screening using colonoscopy or CT-colonography
    Margriet C de Haan
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 91:318-25. 2013
    ..To evaluate the level of informed decision making in a randomized controlled trial comparing colonoscopy and CT-colonography for colorectal cancer screening...
  12. ncbi [Low health literacy in ethnic minority patients: understandable language is the beginning of good healthcare]
    Mirjam P Fransen
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 157:A5581. 2013
    ..Scientific research is needed to investigate the effectiveness of such strategies in various populations and to systematically develop, implement and evaluate new strategies...
  13. pmc Design of a prospective cohort study to assess ethnic inequalities in patient safety in hospital care using mixed methods
    Floor van Rosse
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, AZ 1105, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:450. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc Assessing knowledge and attitudes towards screening among users of Faecal Immunochemical Test (FIT)
    Maaike J Denters
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Expect 18:839-49. 2015
    ..We aimed to assess the proportion of informed decisions to participate in a faecal immunochemical test (FIT)-based colorectal cancer (CRC) screening pilot and to explore differences in knowledge and attitude across various subgroups...
  15. doi Interpreting ethnic inequalities in healthcare consumption: a conceptual framework for research
    Marie Louise Essink-Bot
    1 Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:922-6. 2013
    ..We developed a framework that helps researchers in interpreting ethnic inequalities in healthcare consumption in equity terms. From this framework, we develop recommendations for the design of future studies...
  16. pmc Burden of waiting for surveillance CT colonography in patients with screen-detected 6-9 mm polyps
    Charlotte J Tutein Nolthenius
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 26:4000-4010. 2016
    ..We assessed the burden of waiting for surveillance CT colonography (CTC) performed in patients having 6-9 mm colorectal polyps on primary screening CTC. Additionally, we compared the burden of primary and surveillance CTC...
  17. pmc Ethnic minority patients not at increased risk of adverse events during hospitalisation in urban hospitals in the Netherlands: results of a prospective observational study
    Floor van Rosse
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center AMC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center VUmc, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMJ Open 4:e005527. 2014
    ..We hypothesised an increased AE incidence for ethnic minority patients...
  18. doi Ethnic Inequalities in Rectal Cancer Care in a Universal Access Healthcare System: A Nationwide Register-Based Study
    Marloes A G Elferink
    1 Netherlands Comprehensive Cancer Organization, Utrecht, The Netherlands 2 Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 3 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 4 Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 59:513-9. 2016
    ..Ethnic inequalities in colorectal cancer care were reported previously in the United States. Studies specifically reporting on ethnic inequalities in rectal cancer care are limited...
  19. pmc Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs regarding colorectal cancer screening among ethnic minority groups in the Netherlands - a qualitative study
    Anke J Woudstra
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Expect 19:1312-1323. 2016
    ....
  20. doi Health changes of refugees from Afghanistan, Iran and Somalia: the role of residence status and experienced living difficulties in the resettlement process
    Majda Lamkaddem
    1 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 25:917-22. 2015
    ..We examined the development of mental and physical health of refugees. As experienced living difficulties might decrease with obtaining a residence permit, we expected this to play a central role in health improvement after resettlement...
  21. pmc How should health service organizations respond to diversity? A content analysis of six approaches
    Conny Seeleman
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, P O Box 22700, 1100 DE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 15:510. 2015
    ..the most consistently recommended issues for health care organizations to address in order to be responsive to the needs of diverse groups that differ from the majority population? How much consensus is there between various approaches?..
  22. doi Analyzing Fallacies in Argumentation to Enhance Effectiveness of Educational Interventions: The Case of Care Providers' Arguments Against Using Professional Interpretation
    Jeanine Suurmond
    Drs Suurmond, Seeleman, and Essink Bot Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 35:249-54. 2015
    ..Fallacies in reasoning may explain why care providers avoid changing their behavior even if they are aware of evidence in favor of such behavior...
  23. pmc Quality of primary care for resettled refugees in the Netherlands with chronic mental and physical health problems: a cross-sectional analysis of medical records and interview data
    Marije A van Melle
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 15:160. 2014
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  24. pmc Course of post-traumatic stress disorder and health care utilisation among resettled refugees in the Netherlands
    Majda Lamkaddem
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 14:90. 2014
    ..Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a major health problem among refugees worldwide. After resettlement, the prevalence of PTSD remains high despite the fact that various PTSD treatments are known to be effective...
  25. pmc Negative health care experiences of immigrant patients: a qualitative study
    Jeanine Suurmond
    Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, Department of Social Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:10. 2011
    ..Patients' perceptions of negative events are regarded as a potentially important source of information about the quality of health care. We explored negative events in hospital care as perceived by immigrant patients...
  26. pmc Effectiveness of a web-based health risk assessment with individually-tailored feedback on lifestyle behaviour: study protocol
    Eva K Laan
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:200. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the effectiveness of a web-based health risk assessment with individually-tailored feedback on lifestyle behaviour, conducted in a worksite setting...
  27. ncbi Burden of colonoscopy compared to non-cathartic CT-colonography in a colorectal cancer screening programme: randomised controlled trial
    Thomas R de Wijkerslooth
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 61:1552-9. 2012
    ..CT-colonography has been suggested to be less burdensome for primary colorectal cancer (CRC) screening than colonoscopy. To compare the expected and perceived burden of both in a randomised trial...
  28. doi Teaching communication with ethnic minority patients: ten recommendations
    Conny Seeleman
    University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 33:814-9. 2011
    ..This article offers recommendations to teach such communication skills based on the experiences of members of a Dutch NMVO Special Interest Group on 'Diversity'...
  29. doi Healthcare consumption by ethnic minority people in their country of origin
    Aydın Şekercan
    1 Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands 2 Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Centre at the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 25:384-90. 2015
    ..Studies from the USA, New Zealand and Denmark suggest that many ethnic minority citizens obtain healthcare in their country of origin. Their reasons for doing so and the possible consequences remain unclear...
  30. doi Diabetes self-management support for patients with low health literacy: Perceptions of patients and providers
    Mirjam P Fransen
    Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Diabetes 7:418-25. 2015
    ..This study serves as a problem analysis for systematic intervention development to improve diabetes self-management among patients with LHL...
  31. ncbi [Ethnic differences in uptake of professional maternity care assistance]
    Majda Lamkaddem
    Academisch Medisch Centrum, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 158:A7718. 2014
    ..Additionally the effect of MCA on health risk behaviour around infants is examined...
  32. ncbi [Low literacy and limited health literacy require health care measures]
    Th B Marcel Twickler
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A250. 2009
    ..Such measures may be expected to improve results, but investigation of their effectiveness is necessary...
  33. ncbi [Public healthcare occupations--insight into size and composition is limited]
    Marielle Jambroes
    Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam, afd Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A4529. 2012
    ..To gain insight into the size and composition of the various groups of professionals operating in the Dutch public health sector in order to steer development within these groups and to improve quality and efficiency in public healthcare...