Annemarie Koster

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Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Lifestyle factors and incident mobility limitation in obese and non-obese older adults
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Medical Sociology Section, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3122-32. 2007
  2. 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
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. ncbi 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
  6. ncbi 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi 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
  9. 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
  10. doi 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

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  1. doi Lifestyle factors and incident mobility limitation in obese and non-obese older adults
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Health Care Studies, Medical Sociology Section, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3122-32. 2007
    ..This study examines the association between incident mobility limitation and 4 lifestyle factors: smoking, alcohol intake, physical activity, and diet in well-functioning obese (n = 667) and non-obese (n = 2027) older adults...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. ncbi 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
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  7. 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
    ....
  8. ncbi 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
    ....
  9. 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
    ....
  10. doi 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...
  11. doi 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. ..
  12. doi 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...
  13. pmc The influence of abdominal visceral fat on inflammatory pathways and mortality risk in obstructive lung disease
    Bram van den Borst
    NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Department of Respiratory Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:516-26. 2012
    ..Although altered body composition, especially increased visceral fat (VF) mass, could be a significant contributor to low-grade systemic inflammation, this remains unexplored in COPD...
  14. 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...
  15. doi 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...
  16. doi 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. doi 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
    ....
  20. doi 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...
  21. pmc Is age-related decline in lean mass and physical function accelerated by obstructive lung disease or smoking?
    Bram van den Borst
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, NUTRIM School for Nutrition, Toxicology and Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Center, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Thorax 66:961-9. 2011
    ..A study was undertaken to investigate whether OLD and smoking accelerate the ageing-related decline in lean mass and physical functioning...
  22. doi 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...
  23. 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...
  24. doi Estimated GFR, Albuminuria, and Cognitive Performance: The Maastricht Study
    Remy J H Martens
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, the Netherlands NUTRIM School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Kidney Dis . 2016
    ..However, few studies have examined whether these associations are confined to older individuals or may be extended to the middle-aged population...
  25. doi 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...
  26. doi 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...
  27. doi 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. ..
  28. pmc Physical activity and incidence of sarcopenia: the population-based AGES-Reykjavik Study
    Donja M Mijnarends
    CAPHRI Department of Health Services Research, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Age Ageing 45:614-20. 2016
    ..the prevalence of sarcopenia increases with age. Physical activity might slow the rate of muscle loss and therewith the incidence of sarcopenia...
  29. ncbi Perceived classism and its relation with socioeconomic status, health, health behaviours and perceived inferiority: the Dutch Longitudinal Internet Studies for the Social Sciences (LISS) panel
    Audrey M W Simons
    Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Public Health . 2016
    ..This study, therefore, examined the associations of perceived classism with socioeconomic status, health, health behaviours and perceived inferiority...
  30. ncbi Breaking sitting with light activities vs structured exercise: a randomised crossover study demonstrating benefits for glycaemic control and insulin sensitivity in type 2 diabetes
    Bernard M F M Duvivier
    Department of Human Biology and Movement Science, NUTRIM School for Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism, Maastricht University Medical Centre, PO Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Diabetologia . 2016
    ..We aimed to examine the effects of breaking sitting with standing and light-intensity walking vs an energy-matched bout of structured exercise on 24 h glucose levels and insulin resistance in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  31. 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...
  32. pmc Fetuin-A and incident diabetes mellitus in older persons
    Joachim H Ix
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, and San Diego Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, Mail Code 111 H, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    JAMA 300:182-8. 2008
    ..In prior cross-sectional studies in humans, higher fetuin-A levels were associated with insulin resistance. However, the longitudinal association of fetuin-A with incident type 2 diabetes mellitus is unknown...