Pieter C Dagnelie

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adenosine 5'-triphosphate and adenosine as endogenous signaling molecules in immunity and inflammation
    M J L Bours
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pharmacol Ther 112:358-404. 2006
  2. pmc The impact of delirium on the prediction of in-hospital mortality in intensive care patients
    Mark van den Boogaard
    Department of Intensive Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500HB, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R146. 2010
  3. pmc Risk of falling in patients with a recent fracture
    Svenhjalmar van Helden
    Department of General Surgery Traumatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:55. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of fatigue on overall quality of life in lung and breast cancer patients selected for high-dose radiotherapy
    P C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 18:940-4. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the revised Piper Fatigue Scale in Dutch cancer patients were satisfactory
    Pieter C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:642-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet, anthropometric measures and prostate cancer risk: a review of prospective cohort and intervention studies
    P C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 93:1139-50. 2004
  7. pmc Magnetic resonance spectroscopy to study hepatic metabolism in diffuse liver diseases, diabetes and cancer
    Pieter C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1577-86. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint [Nutrition and health--potential health benefits and risks of vegetarianism and limited consumption of meat in the Netherlands]
    P C Dagnelie
    Universiteit Maastricht, capaciteitsgroep Epidemiologie, Postbus 616, 6200 MD Maastricht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1308-13. 2003
  9. pmc Association between parenting practices and children's dietary intake, activity behavior and development of body mass index: the KOALA Birth Cohort Study
    Jessica S Gubbels
    Department of Health Promotion, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:18. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Consumption of organic foods and risk of atopic disease during the first 2 years of life in the Netherlands
    Ischa Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 99:598-605. 2008

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Publications114 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Adenosine 5'-triphosphate and adenosine as endogenous signaling molecules in immunity and inflammation
    M J L Bours
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pharmacol Ther 112:358-404. 2006
    ..Purinergic signaling thus contributes to the fine-tuning of inflammatory and immune responses in such a way that the danger to the host is eliminated efficiently with minimal damage to healthy tissues...
  2. pmc The impact of delirium on the prediction of in-hospital mortality in intensive care patients
    Mark van den Boogaard
    Department of Intensive Care, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen 6500HB, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R146. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate whether delirium, present within 24 hours after ICU admission, improves the predictive value of the APACHE-II score...
  3. pmc Risk of falling in patients with a recent fracture
    Svenhjalmar van Helden
    Department of General Surgery Traumatology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:55. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the number of patients with falls and to identify fall risk factors that predict the risk of falling in the first three months after a clinical fracture...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of fatigue on overall quality of life in lung and breast cancer patients selected for high-dose radiotherapy
    P C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ann Oncol 18:940-4. 2007
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the relative impact of different QoL domains/subscales, including fatigue, on overall QoL in cancer patients preceding radiotherapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the revised Piper Fatigue Scale in Dutch cancer patients were satisfactory
    Pieter C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:642-9. 2006
    ..To examine the psychometric properties of the revised Piper Fatigue Scale (PFS) in Dutch cancer patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet, anthropometric measures and prostate cancer risk: a review of prospective cohort and intervention studies
    P C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BJU Int 93:1139-50. 2004
    ..Studies are inconclusive on the role of meat, dairy products, fat, vegetables, fruits, alcohol and anthropometric measures, whereas a very high calcium intake appears to be positively associated with prostate cancer risk...
  7. pmc Magnetic resonance spectroscopy to study hepatic metabolism in diffuse liver diseases, diabetes and cancer
    Pieter C Dagnelie
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    World J Gastroenterol 16:1577-86. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint [Nutrition and health--potential health benefits and risks of vegetarianism and limited consumption of meat in the Netherlands]
    P C Dagnelie
    Universiteit Maastricht, capaciteitsgroep Epidemiologie, Postbus 616, 6200 MD Maastricht
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1308-13. 2003
    ..Alternative dietary sources of vitamin B12 instead of meat are fish (especially fatty fish is a good source of vitamin B12), or a vitamin-B12-supplement...
  9. pmc Association between parenting practices and children's dietary intake, activity behavior and development of body mass index: the KOALA Birth Cohort Study
    Jessica S Gubbels
    Department of Health Promotion, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:18. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Consumption of organic foods and risk of atopic disease during the first 2 years of life in the Netherlands
    Ischa Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 99:598-605. 2008
    ..Further studies to substantiate these results are warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Breast-feeding duration and infant atopic manifestations, by maternal allergic status, in the first 2 years of life (KOALA study)
    Bianca E P Snijders
    Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 151:347-51, 351.e1-2. 2007
    ..To investigate the potential effect of modification by maternal allergic status on the relationship between breast-feeding duration and infant atopic manifestations in the first 2 years of life...
  12. doi request reprint Diet-related restrictive parenting practices. Impact on dietary intake of 2-year-old children and interactions with child characteristics
    Jessica S Gubbels
    Maastricht University, Department of Health Promotion, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Appetite 52:423-9. 2009
    ..The findings suggest opportunities for preventive interventions focussing on parents of young children, and indicate that different approaches to parenting practice interventions are needed for different types of children...
  13. pmc Non-synonymous polymorphisms in the P2RX ( 4 ) are related to bone mineral density and osteoporosis risk in a cohort of Dutch fracture patients
    Anke Wesselius
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre, P O Box 616, Peter Debyeplein 1 6229HA, 6200, MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Purinergic Signal 9:123-30. 2013
    ....
  14. pmc Lifestyle Triple P: a parenting intervention for childhood obesity
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, and Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht NUTRIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:267. 2012
    ..This effectiveness study is called GO4fit...
  15. ncbi request reprint Higher dietary flavone, flavonol, and catechin intakes are associated with less of an increase in BMI over time in women: a longitudinal analysis from the Netherlands Cohort Study
    Laura A E Hughes
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands NUTRIM
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1341-52. 2008
    ..Dietary flavonoids are suggested to have antiobesity effects. Prospective evidence of an association between flavonoids and body mass index (BMI) is lacking in general populations...
  16. doi request reprint Determinants of overall quality of life in preterminal cancer patients
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 123:232-5. 2008
    ..Our results clearly demonstrate that, in preterminal cancer patients, fatigue is a major contributor of overall QoL, corroborating reports in cancer patients in earlier disease stages...
  17. pmc The Netherlands Cohort Study−Meat Investigation Cohort; a population-based cohort over-represented with vegetarians, pescetarians and low meat consumers
    Anne M J Gilsing
    Department of Epidemiology, GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, Maastricht 6216, MD, The Netherlands
    Nutr J 12:156. 2013
    ..In addition, we were able to compare self-reported vegetarians with vegetarians whose status has been confirmed by their response on the extensive food frequency questionnaire (FFQ)...
  18. pmc Effects of oral adenosine 5'-triphosphate and adenosine in enteric-coated capsules on indomethacin-induced permeability changes in the human small intestine: a randomized cross-over study
    Martijn J L Bours
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Gastroenterol 7:23. 2007
    ..Since ATP effects may have been partly mediated through its breakdown to adenosine, effects of encapsulated adenosine were tested also...
  19. doi request reprint Integrated nutritional intervention in the elderly after hip fracture. A process evaluation
    José J L Breedveld-Peters
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin Nutr 31:199-205. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Randomized clinical trial on the effects of adenosine 5'-triphosphate infusions on quality of life, functional status, and fatigue in preterminal cancer patients
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:520-30. 2010
    ..Several reports suggest that ATP may positively affect QoL and survival in patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer...
  21. pmc Parental self-efficacy in childhood overweight: validation of the Lifestyle Behavior Checklist in the Netherlands
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:7. 2013
    ..The aim of the current study was to systematically translate the questionnaire into Dutch and to evaluate its internal consistency, construct validity and test-retest reliability...
  22. doi request reprint Effect of adenosine 5'-triphosphate infusions on the nutritional status and survival of preterminal cancer patients
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    Anticancer Drugs 20:625-33. 2009
    ..Larger studies are warranted to confirm these findings and to further define the effect of ATP on tumor growth and survival...
  23. ncbi request reprint Albuminuria is associated with a higher prevalence of depression in a population-based cohort study: the Maastricht Study
    Remy J H Martens
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nephrol Dial Transplant . 2016
    ..In addition, it is not clear when in the course from normal kidney function to CKD the association with depression appears...
  24. doi request reprint Associations of low grade inflammation and endothelial dysfunction with depression - The Maastricht Study
    Fleur E P van Dooren
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands CoRPS Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic disorders, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands MHeNS Alzheimer Centre Limburg, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Brain Behav Immun 56:390-6. 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate the independent associations of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction with depressive symptoms and depressive disorder, and the role of lifestyle factors in this association...
  25. doi request reprint Identifying waking time in 24-h accelerometry data in adults using an automated algorithm
    Julianne D van der Berg
    a Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Sports Sci 34:1867-73. 2016
    ..The newly developed automated algorithm to determine wake and bed times was highly associated with self-reported times, and can therefore be used to identify waking time in 24-h accelerometry data in large-scale epidemiological studies. ..
  26. doi request reprint ADVANCED GLYCATION END PRODUCT (AGE) ACCUMULATION IN THE SKIN IS ASSOCIATED WITH DEPRESSION: THE MAASTRICHT STUDY
    Fleur E P van Dooren
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Depress Anxiety . 2016
    ..We therefore investigated the association of AGEs with depressive symptoms and depressive disorder. In addition, we examined whether the potential association was present for somatic and/or cognitive symptoms of depression...
  27. doi request reprint Association between serum uric acid, aortic, carotid and femoral stiffness among adults aged 40-75 years without and with type 2 diabetes mellitus: The Maastricht Study
    José M A Wijnands
    aDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Centre bCAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University cDepartment of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre dCARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases eNUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism fDepartment of Social Medicine gDepartment of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 33:1642-50. 2015
    ..We aimed to analyse associations between serum uric acid and regional and local arterial stiffness, and assess potential differences related to sex and glucose metabolism status...
  28. doi request reprint Uric acid and skin microvascular function: the Maastricht study
    José M A Wijnands
    aDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Centre bCAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University cDepartment of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre dCARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases eDepartment of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 33:1651-7. 2015
    ..We therefore analysed the association between serum uric acid and skin microvascular function, a model of generalized microvascular function...
  29. doi request reprint Dietary arginine and linear growth: the Copenhagen School Child Intervention Study
    Anneke J A H van Vught
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 109:1031-9. 2013
    ..Further research is needed to investigate whether dietary arginine may represent a nutritional strategy potentially advantageous for the prevention and treatment of short stature...
  30. doi request reprint Interventions addressing general parenting to prevent or treat childhood obesity
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e28-45. 2011
    ..These interventions provide evidence that the promotion of authoritative parenting is an effective strategy for the prevention and management of childhood obesity...
  31. doi request reprint Treatment adherence and patients' acceptance of home infusions with adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP) in palliative home care
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 16:1419-24. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate patients' and caregivers' treatment adherence and patients' acceptance of home infusions with adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Early life exposure to antibiotics and the subsequent development of eczema, wheeze, and allergic sensitization in the first 2 years of life: the KOALA Birth Cohort Study
    Ischa Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 119:e225-31. 2007
    ..We evaluated early life exposure to antibiotics and the subsequent development of eczema, wheeze, and allergic sensitization in infancy...
  33. pmc Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior in Metabolically Healthy versus Unhealthy Obese and Non-Obese Individuals - The Maastricht Study
    Belle H de Rooij
    Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 11:e0154358. 2016
    ..e. obese without metabolic syndrome) and "metabolically unhealthy non-obese" phenotypes (i.e. non-obese with metabolic syndrome) is not fully understood, but physical activity and sedentary behavior may play a role...
  34. pmc Psychological and personality factors in type 2 diabetes mellitus, presenting the rationale and exploratory results from The Maastricht Study, a population-based cohort study
    Fleur E P van Dooren
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Randwycksingel 35, 6229 EG, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 16:17. 2016
    ..Next, we present exploratory results on the prevalence of depression, anxiety and personality traits in type 2 diabetes. Finally, we briefly discuss the importance of these findings for clinical research and practice...
  35. doi request reprint Longitudinal changes in BMI in older adults are associated with meat consumption differentially, by type of meat consumed
    Anne M J Gilsing
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    J Nutr 142:340-9. 2012
    ..However, total meat consumption, or factors directly related to total meat intake, was not strongly associated with weight change during the 14-y prospective follow-up in this elderly population...
  36. doi request reprint Clustering of dietary intake and sedentary behavior in 2-year-old children
    Jessica S Gubbels
    Department of Health Promotion, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr 155:194-8. 2009
    ..This is crucial because lifestyle habits are formed at an early age and track in later life. This study is the first to examine EBRB clustering in children as young as 2 years...
  37. pmc Intravenous ATP infusions can be safely administered in the home setting: a study in pre-terminal cancer patients
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Invest New Drugs 25:571-9. 2007
    ..Side effects were most frequent in the presence of cardiac disorders. We conclude that ATP at a maximum dose of 50 microg kg(-1) min(-1) can be safely administered in the home setting in patients with pre-terminal cancer...
  38. doi request reprint Physical Activity Is Associated With Glucose Tolerance Independent of Microvascular Function: The Maastricht Study
    David Montero
    Department of Internal Medicine D M, A J H M H, D M J M, M T S, S J S S, R M A H, C J H v d K, N C S, C D A S, Maastricht University Medical Centre and Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Clinical Cardiology D M, University Hospital Zurich, 8006 Zurich, Switzerland Department of Social Medicine A K, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care A K, N C S, P C D, T A C M v G, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology and School for Mental Health and Neuroscience E H G, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Epidemiology P C D, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Health Promotion S P J K, NUTRIM, School for Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands and Human Movement Science H H C M S, NUTRIM, Toyohira
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 101:3324-32. 2016
    ..Walking speed during the 6-minute walk test was used to evaluate PF. Microvascular function was determined by postocclusive capillary recruitment and flowmotion with capillaroscopy and laser Doppler flowmetry in skin microcirculation...
  39. doi request reprint Skin Autofluorescence and Pentosidine Are Associated With Aortic Stiffening: The Maastricht Study
    Marcelle G A van Eupen
    From the Department of Internal Medicine M G A v E, M T S, T T v S, J S, S J S S, C J v d K, N S, R M A H, A A K, C D A S, C G S Department of Epidemiology P C D Department of Social Medicine A K Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM M G A v E, M T S, T T v S, J S, S J S S, C J v d K, P C D, N S, R M A H, A A K, C D A S, C G S School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands P C D, A K, N S, C D A S and Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands A J S
    Hypertension 68:956-63. 2016
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  40. doi request reprint The Patient Health Questionnaire-9 as a Screening Tool for Depression in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Maastricht Study
    Eveline P C J Janssen
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:e201-e206. 2016
    ..To assess the psychometric properties and identify the best cutoff value of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) for depression screening in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  41. doi request reprint Carotid stiffness is associated with impairment of cognitive performance in individuals with and without type 2 diabetes. The Maastricht Study
    Stefan L C Geijselaers
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Neurology, Brain Centre Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 253:186-193. 2016
    ..However, data on carotid stiffness, which may be especially relevant for cognitive performance, are scarce, and few studies have addressed the interplay between arterial stiffness, type 2 diabetes, and cognitive performance...
  42. doi request reprint Association of Type D personality with increased vulnerability to depression: Is there a role for inflammation or endothelial dysfunction? - The Maastricht Study
    Fleur E P van Dooren
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands CoRPS Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands MHeNS Alzheimer Centre Limburg, School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 189:118-25. 2016
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Age, waist circumference, and blood pressure are associated with skin microvascular flow motion: the Maastricht Study
    Dennis M J Muris
    aDepartment of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre MUMC bCardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM cDepartment of Social Medicine dCAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care eDepartment of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 32:2439-49; discussion 2449. 2014
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to examine in a population-based setting which cardiovascular risk factors are associated with SMF...
  44. pmc The effectiveness of lifestyle triple P in the Netherlands: a randomized controlled trial
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, and NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 10:e0122240. 2015
    ..The objective of the current study was to assess the effectiveness of the Lifestyle Triple P intervention in the Netherlands...
  45. pmc Association of P2Y(2) receptor SNPs with bone mineral density and osteoporosis risk in a cohort of Dutch fracture patients
    Anke Wesselius
    Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Peter Debyeplein 1, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Purinergic Signal 9:41-9. 2013
    ..This is the first report that describes the association between the Leu46Pro polymorphism of the human P2Y(2) receptor and the risk of osteoporosis...
  46. pmc Barriers to successful recruitment of parents of overweight children for an obesity prevention intervention: a qualitative study among youth health care professionals
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, and NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 13:37. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to identify barriers that Dutch youth health care (YHC) professionals perceive when referring parents of overweight children to an obesity prevention intervention...
  47. doi request reprint Interaction between physical environment, social environment, and child characteristics in determining physical activity at child care
    Jessica S Gubbels
    NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 30:84-90. 2011
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Direct comparison of clinical decision limits for cardiac troponin T and I
    Dorien M Kimenai
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Maastricht University Medical Centre MUMC, Maastricht, the Netherlands Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Heart 102:610-6. 2016
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Are Associated With Generalized Microvascular Dysfunction: The Maastricht Study
    Ben M Sörensen
    From the CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, The Netherlands B M S, A J H M H, A A K, C J H v d K, R M A H, S J S S, P C D, N C S, M T S, C D A S Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands B M S, A J H M H, A A K, C J H v d K, R M A H, S J S S, N C S, M T S, C D A S CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, The Netherlands A K, P C D, N C S Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands P C D Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, The Netherlands A K and University Eye Clinic Maastricht, Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands T T J M B, J S A G S
    Circulation 134:1339-1352. 2016
    ..To do so, we investigated the associations of prediabetes, T2DM, and measures of hyperglycemia with microvascular function measured as flicker light-induced retinal arteriolar dilation and heat-induced skin hyperemia...
  50. pmc Parental perception of child's weight status and subsequent BMIz change: the KOALA birth cohort study
    Sanne M P L Gerards
    Department of Health Promotion, and NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:291. 2014
    ..Finally, we investigated the predictive value of accurate weight status perception in explaining children's longitudinal weight development up to the age of 9, in children who were overweight at the age of 5...
  51. pmc The P2X(7) loss-of-function Glu496Ala polymorphism affects ex vivo cytokine release and protects against the cytotoxic effects of high ATP-levels
    Anke Wesselius
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Peter Debyeplein 1, Maastricht, MD 6200, The Netherlands
    BMC Immunol 13:64. 2012
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether a known loss-of-function polymorphism (Glu496Ala) in the P2X(7) receptor gene leads to alterations in cytokine release in response to ATP...
  52. doi request reprint Peer influence on snacking behavior in adolescence
    Eveline J Wouters
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Appetite 55:11-7. 2010
    ..Our study shows that individual snack and soft drink consumption is associated with specific combinations of consumption by peers, availability at school, and personal characteristics...
  53. ncbi request reprint Diphtheria, pertussis, poliomyelitis, tetanus, and Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccinations and risk of eczema and recurrent wheeze in the first year of life: the KOALA Birth Cohort Study
    Ischa Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 119:e367-73. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of increases in fruit and vegetable consumption
    Rik P Bogers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Health Behav 31:135-45. 2007
    ..To examine psychosocial predictors of changes in fruit and vegetable consumption...
  55. doi request reprint Consumption of dairy foods in relation to impaired glucose metabolism and type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Maastricht Study
    Simone J P M Eussen
    1Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 115:1453-61. 2016
    ..High intake of full-fat products was not related to IGM but was positively related to ND T2DM. ..
  56. ncbi request reprint Discriminatory ability of simple OGTT-based beta cell function indices for prediction of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes: the CODAM study
    Louise J C J den Biggelaar
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia . 2016
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the discriminatory ability of simple OGTT-based BCF indices for prediction of prediabetes (meaning impaired fasting glucose and/or impaired glucose tolerance) and type 2 diabetes...
  57. doi request reprint Functional Brain Networks Are Altered in Type 2 Diabetes and Prediabetes: Signs for Compensation of Cognitive Decrements? The Maastricht Study
    Frank C G van Bussel
    Departments of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes 65:2404-13. 2016
    ..This alteration is already apparent in the prediabetic stage to a somewhat lower level, hinting at functional reorganization of the cerebral networks as a compensatory mechanism for cognitive decrements. ..
  58. pmc Severity of Diabetes Mellitus and Total Hip or Knee Replacement: A Population-Based Case-Control Study
    Johannes T H Nielen
    From the Department of Pharmacoepidemiology and Clinical Pharmacology, Utrecht University JTHN, AL, ADB, FdV, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht AL, Department of Epidemiology, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care JTHN, Department of Epidemiology, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, and CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University PCD, Department of Orthopaedics PJE, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology AB, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Toxicology, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht FdV, Department of Pharmacy, Sint Maartenskliniek BJFvdB, and Department of Pharmacy, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, the Netherlands BJFvdB
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e3739. 2016
    ..Moreover, risk of severe OA necessitating TJR decreases with increasing DM severity. This is possibly due to dissimilarities in methodology, a decrease in eligibility for surgery, or variability of OA phenotypes. ..
  59. pmc Vegetarianism, low meat consumption and the risk of colorectal cancer in a population based cohort study
    Anne M J Gilsing
    Department of Epidemiology, GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Sci Rep 5:13484. 2015
    ..Vegetarians, pescetarians, and 1 day/week meat eaters showed a non-significantly decreased risk of colorectal cancer compared to 6-7 day/week meat consumers, mainly due to differences in dietary pattern other than meat intake. ..
  60. doi request reprint Determinants of the prevalence of gout in the general population: a systematic review and meta-regression
    José M A Wijnands
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 30:19-33. 2015
    ..06 to 2.68 per 1,000 person-years. In conclusion, gout is a common disease and the large variation in the prevalence data on gout is explained by sex, continent on which the study was performed, and the case definition of gout...
  61. doi request reprint Food parenting practices and child dietary behavior. Prospective relations and the moderating role of general parenting
    Ester F C Sleddens
    Department of Health Promotion, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Center, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Appetite 79:42-50. 2014
    ..Future research should assess the influence of contextual parenting factors moderating the relationships between food parenting and child dietary behavior as the basis for the development of more effective family-based interventions...
  62. ncbi request reprint The influence of migratory background and parental education on health care utilisation of children
    Nicole Rosenkötter
    Department of International Health, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Duboisdomein 30, 6229 GT Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1533-40. 2012
    ..Children with migratory background were more likely to be sufficiently immunised than children with parents of German ethnicity. For all studied health care utilisation outcomes, kindergarten visit had a supportive effect...
  63. doi request reprint Time-dependent effects of ATP and its degradation products on inflammatory markers in human blood ex vivo
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Immunobiology 213:389-97. 2008
    ..Metabolites of ATP showed either no, similar or opposite effects on cytokine release, compared to ATP. In conclusion, ATP has rapid immunomodulatory effects on a variety of cytokines in stimulated whole blood that persist until 24h...
  64. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased vegetable and fruit consumption on plasma folate and homocysteine concentrations
    Rik P Bogers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nutrition 23:97-102. 2007
    ..We assessed the effects of an intervention aimed at increasing the consumption of fruits and vegetables on plasma folate and homocysteine concentrations...
  65. doi request reprint Oral bioavailability of ATP after prolonged administration
    Erik J C M Coolen
    Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 105:357-66. 2011
    ..On the basis of these findings, we seriously question the claimed efficacy of oral ATP at dosages even lower than that used in the present study...
  66. 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...
  67. doi request reprint Both Low and High 24-Hour Diastolic Blood Pressure Are Associated With Worse Cognitive Performance in Type 2 Diabetes: The Maastricht Study
    Peggy J J Spauwen
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 38:1473-80. 2015
    ..We also tested the association of nocturnal dipping status with cognitive performance...
  68. doi request reprint The cross-sectional association between uric acid and atherosclerosis and the role of low-grade inflammation: the CODAM study
    José M A Wijnands
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht and Department of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, the Netherlands Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Technology Assessment, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht and Department of Human Nutrition, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:2053-62. 2014
    ....
  69. doi request reprint Dietary nucleotide and nucleoside exposure in infancy and atopic dermatitis, recurrent wheeze, and allergic sensitization
    Marijke J C Timmermans
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 60:691-3. 2015
    ..40 to 0.53 in predominantly breast-fed children, but were not significant. Thus, we found no evidence for association between nucleotide and nucleoside exposure and the development of atopic outcomes in children up to 2 years. ..
  70. pmc Application of adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP) infusions in palliative home care: design of a randomized clinical trial
    Sandra Beijer
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 7:4. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether ATP infusions may reduce family caregiver burden and reduce the use of professional health care services, and 3. To test the feasibility of application of ATP infusions in a home care setting...
  71. doi request reprint Validation of a food-frequency questionnaire for Flemish and Italian-native subjects in Belgium: The IMMIDIET study
    Martien C J M van Dongen
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Nutrition 27:302-9. 2011
    ....
  72. doi request reprint ATP sensitizes H460 lung carcinoma cells to cisplatin-induced apoptosis
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Chem Biol Interact 184:338-45. 2010
    ..The effect of 0.3mM ATP is not due to GSH depletion but involves increased cisplatin uptake and pyrimidine starvation due to ATP conversion to adenosine followed by cellular uptake...
  73. ncbi request reprint Immunoregulatory effects of adenosine 5'-triphosphate on cytokine release from stimulated whole blood
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Immunol 35:852-8. 2005
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Purinergic receptors involved in the immunomodulatory effects of ATP in human blood
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 348:1194-9. 2006
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint Gamma-linolenic acid supplementation for prophylaxis of atopic dermatitis--a randomized controlled trial in infants at high familial risk
    Christel J A W van Gool
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 77:943-51. 2003
    ..Studies suggest that low concentrations of n-6 long-chain polyenes in early life are correlated to atopic disease in later life...
  76. ncbi request reprint Using a correction factor to correct for overreporting in a food-frequency questionnaire does not improve biomarker-assessed validity of estimates for fruit and vegetable consumption
    Rik P Bogers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Nutr 133:1213-9. 2003
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint ATP inhibits hydroxyl radical formation and the inflammatory response of stimulated whole blood even under circumstances of severe oxidative stress
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    Free Radic Res 40:53-8. 2006
    ..Moreover, the inhibition of the hydroxyl radical ESR signal indicates a direct attenuation of oxidative stress by ATP...
  78. doi request reprint Child-care environment and dietary intake of 2- and 3-year-old children
    J S Gubbels
    NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hum Nutr Diet 23:97-101. 2010
    ..The present study explored the relationship between the social and physical child-care (day-care) environment and dietary intake of 2- and 3-year-olds in Dutch child-care centres...
  79. ncbi request reprint Potential value of adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP) and adenosine in anaesthesia and intensive care medicine
    A T P Skrabanja
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Anaesth 94:556-62. 2005
    ..It may have particular roles in pain management, modulation of haemodynamics and treatment of shock...
  80. ncbi request reprint Do parents with an atopic family history adopt a 'prudent' lifestyle for their infant? (KOALA Study)
    I Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:489-94. 2006
    ..If this is true, infants from atopic parents will be characterized by low-risk behaviour. Consequently, aetiologic studies on lifestyle factors and allergic disease in childhood may be biased by confounding by indication...
  81. doi request reprint Child-care use and the association with body mass index and overweight in children from 7 months to 2 years of age
    J S Gubbels
    Department of Health Promotion, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1480-6. 2010
    ..This study examined the relationship between child-care use and BMI z-scores and overweight, as well as associates of child-care use in children up to 2 years old...
  82. doi request reprint Fatty acids in breast milk and development of atopic eczema and allergic sensitisation in infancy
    C Thijs
    Maastricht University CAPHRI School of Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Allergy 66:58-67. 2011
    ..We evaluated the role of perinatal supply of fatty acids in the early development of atopic eczema and allergic sensitisation...
  83. ncbi request reprint Gly972Arg variant in the insulin receptor substrate-1 gene and association with Type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis of 27 studies
    A Jellema
    Centre for Nutrition and Health, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia 46:990-5. 2003
    ..Several case-control studies have examined the association between the Gly972Arg variant in the IRS-1 gene and Type 2 diabetes, but most had limited power and results could therefore be conflicting...
  84. ncbi request reprint Explaining fruit and vegetable consumption: the theory of planned behaviour and misconception of personal intake levels
    R P Bogers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Appetite 42:157-66. 2004
    ..We conclude that awareness of personal behaviour should be taken into account when applying the theory of planned behaviour to explain dietary behaviours as well as to design health education interventions...
  85. doi request reprint The Maastricht Study: an extensive phenotyping study on determinants of type 2 diabetes, its complications and its comorbidities
    Miranda T Schram
    Department of Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, Randwycksingel 35, 6229 EG, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 29:439-51. 2014
    ..This paper describes the rationale, overall study design, recruitment strategy and methods of basic measurements, and gives an overview of all measurements that are performed within The Maastricht Study...
  86. doi request reprint Simultaneous determination of adenosine triphosphate and its metabolites in human whole blood by RP-HPLC and UV-detection
    Erik J C M Coolen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 864:43-51. 2008
    ..Within-day precision ranged from 0.7 to 5.9% and between-days from 2.6 to 15.3%. Simplicity and simultaneous detection of ATP and its metabolites make this method suitable for clinical pharmacokinetic studies...
  87. pmc Large epidemiologic studies of gout: challenges in diagnosis and diagnostic criteria
    José M A Wijnands
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Center and Research School Caphri, Maastricht University, PO Box 5800, NL 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 13:167-74. 2011
    ....
  88. doi request reprint Analysis of advanced glycation endproducts in selected food items by ultra-performance liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry: Presentation of a dietary AGE database
    Jean L J M Scheijen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Laboratory for Metabolism and Vascular Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, the Netherlands Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Food Chem 190:1145-50. 2016
    ..The presented dietary AGE database opens the possibility to further quantify actual dietary exposure to AGEs and to explore its physiological impact on human health. ..
  89. doi request reprint Association Between Arterial Stiffness and Skin Microvascular Function: The SUVIMAX2 Study and The Maastricht Study
    Thomas T van Sloten
    Department of Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, the Netherlands Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Hypertens 28:868-76. 2015
    ..We therefore investigated the association between arterial stiffness and skin microvascular function in individuals without and with T2DM...
  90. doi request reprint Genetic and environmental factors in associations between infant growth and adult cardiometabolic risk profile in twins
    Robbert N H Touwslager
    Departments of Pediatrics, NUTRIM, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands GROW, Maastricht School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:994-1001. 2013
    ..Accelerated infant growth is associated with an altered, mostly adverse adult cardiometabolic risk profile. The importance of genetic and environmental factors to these associations is unclear...
  91. ncbi request reprint Deconjugation kinetics of glucuronidated phase II flavonoid metabolites by beta-glucuronidase from neutrophils
    Roger Bartholome
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Drug Metab Pharmacokinet 25:379-87. 2010
    ..At inflammatory sites in vivo the pH, neutrophil and flavonoid glucuronide concentrations seem favorable for deconjugation. However, it remains to be confirmed whether this is actually the case...
  92. pmc Adenosine 5'-triphosphate (ATP) supplements are not orally bioavailable: a randomized, placebo-controlled cross-over trial in healthy humans
    Ilja Cw Arts
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, Maastricht, MD, 6200, The Netherlands
    J Int Soc Sports Nutr 9:16. 2012
    ..We investigated whether acute supplementation with oral ATP administered as enteric-coated pellets led to increased concentrations of ATP or its metabolites in the circulation...
  93. ncbi request reprint Role of purinergic receptor polymorphisms in human bone
    Anke Wesselius
    University of Maastricht, Department of Epidemiology, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Front Biosci (Landmark Ed) 16:2572-85. 2011
    ..This review focuses on variations in P2 receptor genes and the association to bone turnover and -quality...
  94. doi request reprint Radioprotective effects of ATP in human blood ex vivo
    Els L R Swennen
    Department of Epidemiology, NUTRIM Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 367:383-7. 2008
    ..Our study indicates that ATP administration alleviates radiation-toxicity to blood cells, mainly by inhibiting radiation-induced inflammation and DNA damage...
  95. ncbi request reprint Local effect of adenosine 5'-triphosphate on indomethacin-induced permeability changes in the human small intestine
    Martijn J Bours
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:245-50. 2007
    ....
  96. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility, validity, and responsiveness to change of a short questionnaire for measuring fruit and vegetable intake
    Rik P Bogers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 159:900-9. 2004
    ..However, the validity of the questionnaire remains to be established in males, other age groups, and populations of lower educational levels...
  97. pmc Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of nutritional intervention in elderly after hip fracture: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Caroline E Wyers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:212. 2010
    ..A study was designed to evaluate the effect of nutritional intervention on nutritional status, functional status, total length of stay, postoperative complications and cost-effectiveness...
  98. ncbi request reprint Etiology of atopy in infancy: the KOALA Birth Cohort Study
    Ischa Kummeling
    Department of Epidemiology, Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 16:679-84. 2005
    ..Mid 2006 we expect to report our first results on the relationship between the various exposures in early life and childhood atopy. An outline of the focus and design of the KOALA Birth Cohort Study is presented...
  99. pmc Insurance problems among inflammatory bowel disease patients: results of a Dutch population based study
    M G V M Russel
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Gut 52:358-62. 2003
    ..In this study our aim was to document and compare the incidence of difficulties in application for life and medical insurance in a population based cohort of IBD patients and matched population controls...
  100. ncbi request reprint Energy restriction and the risk of spontaneous mammary tumors in mice: a meta-analysis
    Miranda J M Dirx
    Maastricht University, Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 106:766-70. 2003
    ..This meta-analysis confirms that energy restriction in itself consistently protects against the development of mammary tumor in mice, irrespective of the type of restricted nutrient or other study characteristics...
  101. ncbi request reprint Determinants of neonatal IgE level: parity, maternal age, birth season and perinatal essential fatty acid status in infants of atopic mothers
    C J A W van Gool
    Department of Epidemiology, Nutrition and Toxicology Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Allergy 59:961-8. 2004
    ..The present study confirms the negative association between parity and neonatal immunoglobulin E (IgE) levels and further unravel the role of perinatal EFA status...