Hans Bosma

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Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A gender-specific evaluation of a care-oriented curricular change in a Dutch medical school
    Hans Bosma
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 32:e18-23. 2010
  2. pmc Better health reports when the grass is greener on your side of the fence?: a cross-sectional study in older persons
    Hans Bosma
    Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Public Health 56:449-53. 2011
  3. pmc Unhealthy lifestyles do not mediate the relationship between socioeconomic status and incident depressive symptoms: the Health ABC study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:664-74. 2013
  4. doi request reprint A minimal psychological intervention in chronically ill elderly patients with depression: a randomized trial
    Femke Lamers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 79:217-26. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Material vs. psychosocial explanations of old-age educational differences in physical and mental functioning
    Danielle A I Groffen
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:587-92. 2012
  6. pmc Lack of basic and luxury goods and health-related dysfunction in older persons; findings from the longitudinal SMILE study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:242. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a minimal psychological intervention on self-management beliefs and behaviors in depressed chronically ill elderly persons: a randomized trial
    Catharina C M Jonkers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:288-97. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Treating depression in diabetes patients: does a nurse-administered minimal psychological intervention affect diabetes-specific quality of life and glycaemic control? A randomized controlled trial
    Femke Lamers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 67:788-99. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Good friends, high income or resilience? What matters most for elderly patients?
    Vera Christina Mertens
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:666-71. 2012
  10. pmc Effect of a structured course involving goal management training in older adults: A randomised controlled trial
    Susan A H van Hooren
    European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:205-13. 2007

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Publications57

  1. doi request reprint A gender-specific evaluation of a care-oriented curricular change in a Dutch medical school
    Hans Bosma
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Med Teach 32:e18-23. 2010
    ..As the number of chronically ill patients is rising, medical education has to develop and evaluate instructional formats to prepare future doctors to provide care tailored to these patients...
  2. pmc Better health reports when the grass is greener on your side of the fence?: a cross-sectional study in older persons
    Hans Bosma
    Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Public Health 56:449-53. 2011
    ..To study whether the luxury goods make older people feel in better health and whether this association is similar in higher and lower social classes...
  3. pmc Unhealthy lifestyles do not mediate the relationship between socioeconomic status and incident depressive symptoms: the Health ABC study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:664-74. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A minimal psychological intervention in chronically ill elderly patients with depression: a randomized trial
    Femke Lamers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychother Psychosom 79:217-26. 2010
    ..The Depression in Elderly with Long-Term Afflictions (DELTA) study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of a nurse-led minimal psychological intervention (MPI) in chronically ill elderly persons with depression...
  5. doi request reprint Material vs. psychosocial explanations of old-age educational differences in physical and mental functioning
    Danielle A I Groffen
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:587-92. 2012
    ..g. the lack of basic goods) and psychosocial factors (e.g. low self-efficacy) compare regarding the explanation of these socio-economic differences...
  6. pmc Lack of basic and luxury goods and health-related dysfunction in older persons; findings from the longitudinal SMILE study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 8:242. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a minimal psychological intervention on self-management beliefs and behaviors in depressed chronically ill elderly persons: a randomized trial
    Catharina C M Jonkers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:288-97. 2012
    ..This study examines the effects of the MPI on self-efficacy, anxiety, daily functioning and social participation...
  8. doi request reprint Treating depression in diabetes patients: does a nurse-administered minimal psychological intervention affect diabetes-specific quality of life and glycaemic control? A randomized controlled trial
    Femke Lamers
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Adv Nurs 67:788-99. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether a nurse-administered minimal psychological intervention for depressive symptoms improves diabetes-specific quality of life and glycaemic control in older persons with diabetes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Good friends, high income or resilience? What matters most for elderly patients?
    Vera Christina Mertens
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:666-71. 2012
    ..It is, however, less clear whether these factors also contribute to 'relatively successful functioning' and whether these effects are disease specific or generic across chronic diseases...
  10. pmc Effect of a structured course involving goal management training in older adults: A randomised controlled trial
    Susan A H van Hooren
    European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:205-13. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of a structured 6-week neuropsychological course on the executive functioning of older adults with cognitive complaints...
  11. pmc Effectiveness of a minimal psychological intervention to reduce mild to moderate depression and chronic fatigue in a working population: the design of a randomized controlled trial
    Ed Aelfers
    Maastricht University, Research School Caphri, Social Medicine, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:129. 2013
    ..The tailor-made intervention is administered by nurses, who are trained in the principles of cognitive behavioural therapy and self-management...
  12. pmc Perceived unfairness and socioeconomic inequalities in functional decline: the Dutch SMILE prospective cohort study
    Hans Bosma
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, Maastricht, MD 6200, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:818. 2012
    ..We thus set out to examine the contribution of perceived unfairness to the higher risks of physical and mental dysfunction in men and women with a lower socioeconomic position...
  13. doi request reprint Disparities by education level in outcomes of a self-management intervention: the DELTA trial in The Netherlands
    Hans Bosma
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, Maastricht 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    Psychiatr Serv 62:793-5. 2011
    ..Because such interventions increase one's sense of control, it was hypothesized that persons with less education, who generally have a diminished sense of control, would derive greater benefit...
  14. pmc Socioeconomic factors from midlife predict mobility limitation and depressed mood three decades later; findings from the AGES-Reykjavik Study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:101. 2013
    ..The present study aims to examine the effect of midlife socioeconomic factors on mobility limitation and depressed mood three decades later...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relation between health status and cognitive functioning: a 6-year follow-up of the Maastricht Aging Study
    Susan A H van Hooren
    European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P57-60. 2005
    ..Poor psychological functioning (i.e., depressive and anxiety symptomatology), rather than poor physical health, may have the strongest implications for long-term cognitive functioning in older men and women...
  16. doi request reprint A blunted diurnal cortisol response in the lower educated does not explain educational differences in coronary heart disease: findings from the AGES-Reykjavik study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 127:143-9. 2015
    ..However, our data did not support the role of cortisol as a mediator in the association between education and CHD in an older sample (192). ..
  17. doi request reprint The association between APOE ε4 and Alzheimer-type dementia among memory clinic patients is confined to those with a higher education. The DESCRIPA Study
    Angelique P A Vermeiren
    Caphri, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Alzheimers Dis 35:241-6. 2013
    ..81, 95% CI 0.38-1.72, n = 183). This suggests that mechanisms in developing Alzheimer-type dementia may differ between educational groups that raises questions related to Alzheimer-type dementia prevention...
  18. doi request reprint The effect of multimorbidity on health related functioning: temporary or persistent? Results from a longitudinal cohort study
    Sil Aarts
    Department of Family Practice, School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 73:211-7. 2012
    ..It remains unclear if these effects are stable over time. The aim was to investigate if the relation between single morbidity/multimorbidity and health related functioning is temporary or persistent...
  19. doi request reprint Improving quality of life in depressed COPD patients: effectiveness of a minimal psychological intervention
    Femke Lamers
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    COPD 7:315-22. 2010
    ..The MPI appears to be a valuable addition to existing disease-management programmes for COPD patients...
  20. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of a minimal psychological intervention in chronically ill elderly patients with minor or mild to moderate depression: a randomized trial (the DELTA-study)
    Catharina C M Jonkers
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 25:497-504. 2009
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  21. pmc To what extent does IQ 'explain' socio-economic variations in function?
    Hans Bosma
    Maastricht University, Social Medicine, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 7:179. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint Material deprivation and health-related dysfunction in older Dutch people: findings from the SMILE study
    Danielle A I Groffen
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 18:258-63. 2008
    ..Even in generally wealthy Western countries material deprivation and poverty are not uncommon. There is, however, little data on the prevalence of material deprivation and its associations with health-related dysfunction in older people...
  23. ncbi request reprint Change in sensory functioning predicts change in cognitive functioning: results from a 6-year follow-up in the maastricht aging study
    Susanne A M Valentijn
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, European Graduate School of Neuroscience, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:374-80. 2005
    ..To examine the longitudinal relationship between sensory functioning and a broad range of cognitive functions after 6 years follow-up and whether cataract surgery or first-time hearing aid use affected cognition...
  24. pmc Associations between lifestyle and depressed mood: longitudinal results from the Maastricht Aging Study
    Coen H van Gool
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, and the Care and Public Health Research Institute, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 97:887-94. 2007
    ..We examined whether healthy lifestyles are associated with absence of depressed mood...
  25. doi request reprint Do genetic factors contribute to the relation between education and metabolic risk factors in young adults? A twin study
    Angelique P A Vermeiren
    1 Department of Social Medicine, Caphri, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:986-91. 2013
    ..We aim to examine the possible role of genetic factors by estimating the extent to which education and MRF share a genetic basis and the extent to which the heritability of MRF varies across educational levels...
  26. doi request reprint Socio-economic inequalities in all-cause mortality in Europe: an exploration of the role of heightened social mobility
    Audrey M W Simons
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 23:1010-2. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that social mobility and income equality, beside their shiny side of improving population health, might have a shady side of increasing socio-economic health inequalities. ..
  27. doi request reprint Income-related health inequalities: does perceived discrimination matter?
    Audrey Maria Wilhelmina Simons
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Public Health 58:513-20. 2013
    ..These beliefs might enhance discrimination which, in turn, might affect health. Therefore, the aim of the study was to investigate the role of perceived discrimination within income-related health inequalities...
  28. pmc Explanations of socioeconomic differences in changes in physical function in older adults: results from the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:244. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Memory self-efficacy predicts memory performance: results from a 6-year follow-up study
    Susanne A M Valentijn
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, Maastricht 6200 MD, Netherlands
    Psychol Aging 21:165-72. 2006
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  30. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in incident depression in older adults: the role of psychosocial factors, physical health status, and behavioral factors
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section of Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 61:619-27. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Process evaluation of a minimal psychological intervention to reduce depression in chronically ill elderly persons
    Catharina Jonkers
    Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, University Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 68:252-7. 2007
    ..The aim was to assess whether the DELTA intervention was implemented and received as planned, which barriers were encountered and whether nurses and patients were satisfied with the intervention...
  32. ncbi request reprint Subjective sleep problems in later life as predictors of cognitive decline. Report from the Maastricht Ageing Study (MAAS)
    Marko Jelicic
    Maastricht Brain and Behaviour Institute and European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:73-7. 2002
    ..Although biological sleep criteria seem to be associated with cognitive changes in older people, it is not clear if subjective sleep parameters are related to cognitive decline in later life...
  33. ncbi request reprint Engaged lifestyle and cognitive function in middle and old-aged, non-demented persons: a reciprocal association?
    Hans Bosma
    Maastricht University Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 35:575-81. 2002
    ..This reciprocal association may create a self-reinforcing, beneficial or adverse life-course in middle and old age...
  34. ncbi request reprint Mental work demands protect against cognitive impairment: MAAS prospective cohort study
    Hans Bosma
    Maastricht Brain and Behavior Institute, Maastricht University, Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Exp Aging Res 29:33-45. 2003
    ..Our findings provide evidence that continued and potentially modifiable mental stimulation during adult life may protect men and women against cognitive impairment...
  35. ncbi request reprint Neuroticism does not affect cognitive functioning in later life
    Marko Jelicic
    Maastricht Brain and Behaviour Institute, European Graduate School of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Exp Aging Res 29:73-8. 2003
    ..In contrast to the findings of Jorm and coworkers, neuroticism was not associated with either current cognitive performance or cognitive decline over a period of 3 years...
  36. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in mobility decline in chronic disease groups (asthma/COPD, heart disease, diabetes mellitus, low back pain): only a minor role for disease severity and comorbidity
    Annemarie Koster
    Universiteit Maastricht, Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, Netherlands
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:862-9. 2004
    ..It is not clear, whether the adverse course of physical functioning in persons with a low socioeconomic status can be explained by a higher prevalence of more severe disease or comorbidity in these persons...
  37. ncbi request reprint Association of inflammatory markers with socioeconomic status
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section of Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:284-90. 2006
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of two types of memory training on subjective and objective memory performance in healthy individuals aged 55 years and older: a randomized controlled trial
    Susanne A M Valentijn
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, European Graduate School of Neuroscience, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 57:106-14. 2005
    ..Compared to controls, participants in the individual training group reported fewer feelings of anxiety and stress in relation to memory functioning...
  39. ncbi request reprint The role of psychosocial factors in explaining socio-economic differences in mobility decline in a chronically ill population: results from the GLOBE study
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 61:123-32. 2005
    ..Our findings will not give us new tools for prevention and intervention strategies in order to reduce physical disability and particularly the SES differences therein...
  40. ncbi request reprint Is there a biomedical explanation for socioeconomic differences in incident mobility limitation?
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1022-7. 2005
    ..This study examines the association between socioeconomic status and incident mobility limitation in well-functioning older adults, and seeks to determine whether this link could be explained by biomedical factors...
  41. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in cognitive decline and the role of biomedical factors
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Section Medical Sociology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Epidemiol 15:564-71. 2005
    ..This study examines the association between socioeconomic status and cognitive decline in a community-based cohort of well-functioning older adults and seeks to determine whether this link could be explained by biomedical factors...
  42. pmc Why Wait? Early Determinants of School Dropout in Preventive Pediatric Primary Care
    Marie José Theunissen
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 10:e0142315. 2015
    ..The aim is to find signs of heightened risks of school dropout as early as possible which will eventually help public health workers in reducing these risks...
  43. pmc Low control beliefs in relation to school dropout and poor health: findings from the SIODO case-control study
    Hans Bosma
    Maastricht University, Social Medicine, Caphri, P, O, Box 616, 6200, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:1237. 2014
    ..Low control beliefs might be a key mechanism. The reversed possibility that low control beliefs might set people on a pathway towards adverse socioeconomic and health-related outcomes is much less examined...
  44. doi request reprint Are Barbie and Ken too cool for school? A case-control study on the relation between gender and dropout
    Marie José Theunissen
    1 Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, The Netherlands 2 Youth Health Care division, Regional Public Health Service GGD Brabant Zuidoost, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 25:57-62. 2015
    ....
  45. pmc The early identification of risk factors on the pathway to school dropout in the SIODO study: a sequential mixed-methods study
    Marie José Theunissen
    Caphri, Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:1033. 2012
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  46. doi request reprint Hospital admissions and school dropout: a retrospective cohort study of the 'selection hypothesis'
    Mirjam M J van Heesch
    Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 22:550-5. 2012
    ..Hospital admissions are potentially indicative of more serious disease and might be expected to result in learning backlogs...
  47. pmc Prescribing antidepressants and benzodiazepines in the Netherlands: is chronic physical illness involved?
    Jacques Th M van Eijk
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences FHML, University Maastricht, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Depress Res Treat 2010:105931. 2010
    ..Further research can answer this important question...
  48. doi request reprint The relative contributions of hostility and depressive symptoms to the income gradient in hospital-based incidence of ischaemic heart disease: 12-Year follow-up findings from the GLOBE study
    Gonnie Klabbers
    School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 69:1272-80. 2009
    ..An unhealthy psychological profile, particularly hostility, contributed to the income differences in incident IHD among women. The low number of IHD incidents in the women however, warrants additional research in larger samples...
  49. doi request reprint Low socioeconomic status and perceptions of social inadequacy and shame: findings from the Dutch SMILE study
    Hans Bosma
    1 Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Caphri, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 25:311-3. 2015
    ..Based on presumed negative social comparisons in lower socioeconomic status groups, we set out to examine whether notions of 'internalized inferiority' are more common in these groups...
  50. pmc What can we learn from a failed trial: insight into non-participation in a chat-based intervention trial for adolescents with psychosocial problems
    Rik Crutzen
    Department of Health Promotion, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 7:824. 2014
    ..Sources of data were non-participation forms, oral clarification, patient records, telephone interviews with adolescents that declined to participate, and a questionnaire-based process evaluation among nurses...
  51. doi request reprint Do psychosocial profiles predict self-rated health, morbidity and mortality in late middle-aged and older people?
    Gonnie Klabbers
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Behav Med 37:357-68. 2014
    ..The health effects of the cluster (profile) model suggest synergism between the psychosocial characteristics. Future research should replicate our findings to further validate the approach. ..
  52. ncbi request reprint Chronic patients in undergraduate education: didactic value as perceived by students
    Joseph P M Diederiks
    Faculty of Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Med Educ 40:787-91. 2006
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  53. doi request reprint Mental health problems of Dutch adolescents: the association with adolescents' and their parents' educational level
    Jano Havas
    Department of Social Medicine, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 20:258-64. 2010
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Summed score of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 was a reliable and valid method for depression screening in chronically ill elderly patients
    Femke Lamers
    Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:679-87. 2008
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  55. pmc Associations of total amount and patterns of sedentary behaviour with type 2 diabetes and the metabolic syndrome: The Maastricht Study
    Julianne D van der Berg
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 59:709-18. 2016
    ..The study investigated cross-sectional associations of total amount and patterns of sedentary behaviour with glucose metabolism status and the metabolic syndrome...
  56. doi request reprint Preventive healthcare surveillance can detect emerging behavioural problems that are related to later school dropouts
    Ingeborg Heetman
    Department of Social Medicine, Caphri, Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Acta Paediatr 104:e27-31. 2015
    ..Our goal was to determine whether measurements used in preventive healthcare surveillance enabled us to detect internalising and externalising problems in relation to later school dropouts...
  57. pmc Midlife determinants associated with sedentary behavior in old age
    Julianne D van der Berg
    1Department of Social Medicine CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS 2Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, DENMARK 3Icelandic Heart Association, Kopavogur, ICELAND 4Research Center of Movement Science, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, ICELAND 5Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 6Diabetes Endocrinology and Obesity Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD 7Center for Sport and Health Sciences, Iceland University of Education, Laugarvatn, ICELAND 8University of Iceland, Reykjavik, ICELAND 9Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, ICELAND 10Department of Geriatrics, Landspitali National University Hospital, Reykjavik, ICELAND and 11Department of Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1359-65. 2014
    ..Insights into associated determinants are essential to prevent sedentary behavior and limit health risks. Sedentary behavior should be viewed as a distinct health behavior; therefore, its determinants should be independently identified...