Gerard M Ribbers

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Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Complex regional pain syndrome type I treated with topical capsaicin: a case report
    G M Ribbers
    Rehabilitation Center Rijndam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:851-2. 2001
  2. ncbi Reflex sympathetic dystrophy of the left hand and motor impairments of the unaffected right hand: impaired central motor processing?
    Gerard M Ribbers
    Rehabilitation Center Rijndam and Institute of Rehabilitation of the Erasmus University Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:81-5. 2002
  3. doi A prospective study on employment outcome 3 years after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    Erik Grauwmeijer
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:993-9. 2012
  4. doi Training memory self-efficacy in the chronic stage after stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Laurien Aben
    Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:110-7. 2013
  5. doi Memory complaints in chronic stroke patients are predicted by memory self-efficacy rather than memory capacity
    Laurien Aben
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physiotherapy, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:566-72. 2011
  6. doi A prospective study on coping strategies and quality of life in patients after stroke, assessing prognostic relationships and estimates of cost-effectiveness
    Anne Sophie E Darlington
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 41:237-41. 2009
  7. ncbi Impaired muscle strength may contribute to fatigue in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Wouter J Harmsen
    aDepartment Neurorehabilitation Research, Rijndam Rehabilitation Institute Departments of bRehabilitation Medicine cNeurology dEndocrinology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Rehabil Res . 2016
  8. doi Quantifying nonuse in chronic stroke patients: a study into paretic, nonparetic, and bimanual upper-limb use in daily life
    Marian E Michielsen
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physical Therapy, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1975-81. 2012
  9. doi Prognosis of six-month functioning after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies
    Els C Husson
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 42:425-36. 2010
  10. pmc The effectiveness of problem solving therapy for stroke patients: study protocol for a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Marieke M Visser
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Neurol 13:67. 2013

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Publications34

  1. ncbi Complex regional pain syndrome type I treated with topical capsaicin: a case report
    G M Ribbers
    Rehabilitation Center Rijndam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:851-2. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Reflex sympathetic dystrophy of the left hand and motor impairments of the unaffected right hand: impaired central motor processing?
    Gerard M Ribbers
    Rehabilitation Center Rijndam and Institute of Rehabilitation of the Erasmus University Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:81-5. 2002
    ..To test whether central motor processing can be impaired in chronic reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD)...
  3. doi A prospective study on employment outcome 3 years after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    Erik Grauwmeijer
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:993-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the employment outcome in patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to identify which patients are at risk of unemployment 3 years after injury...
  4. doi Training memory self-efficacy in the chronic stage after stroke: a randomized controlled trial
    Laurien Aben
    Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:110-7. 2013
    ..Stroke patients with a low memory self-efficacy (MSE) report more memory complaints than patients with a high MSE...
  5. doi Memory complaints in chronic stroke patients are predicted by memory self-efficacy rather than memory capacity
    Laurien Aben
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physiotherapy, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:566-72. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was twofold: (1) to examine whether memory capacity and MSE can predict the presence of memory complaints in stroke patients, and (2) to study which variables are the best predictors of MSE...
  6. doi A prospective study on coping strategies and quality of life in patients after stroke, assessing prognostic relationships and estimates of cost-effectiveness
    Anne Sophie E Darlington
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 41:237-41. 2009
    ..In addition, we estimated the maximum cost of improving quality of life by enhancing coping strategies using strict assumptions...
  7. ncbi Impaired muscle strength may contribute to fatigue in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Wouter J Harmsen
    aDepartment Neurorehabilitation Research, Rijndam Rehabilitation Institute Departments of bRehabilitation Medicine cNeurology dEndocrinology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Rehabil Res . 2016
    ..Interventions targeting fatigue after a-SAH seem necessary and may consider strengthening exercise training in order to treat a debilitating condition...
  8. doi Quantifying nonuse in chronic stroke patients: a study into paretic, nonparetic, and bimanual upper-limb use in daily life
    Marian E Michielsen
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physical Therapy, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1975-81. 2012
    ..To quantify uni- and bimanual upper-limb use in patients with chronic stroke in daily life compared with healthy controls...
  9. doi Prognosis of six-month functioning after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies
    Els C Husson
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 42:425-36. 2010
    ..To systematically review which determinants, assessed within the first month after a moderate to severe traumatic brain injury, predict 6-month functional outcome...
  10. pmc The effectiveness of problem solving therapy for stroke patients: study protocol for a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Marieke M Visser
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Neurol 13:67. 2013
    ..The secondary aim is to determine the effect of Problem Solving Therapy on depression, social participation, health care consumption, and to determine the cost-effectiveness of the intervention...
  11. doi Memory self-efficacy and psychosocial factors in stroke
    Laurien Aben
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 40:681-3. 2008
    ..To explore whether Memory Self-efficacy is related to depression, neuroticism and coping in patients after stroke, as it is in healthy elderly subjects...
  12. doi Measuring verbal and non-verbal communication in aphasia: reliability, validity, and sensitivity to change of the Scenario Test
    Ineke van der Meulen
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 45:424-35. 2010
    ..The test is innovative in that it: (1) examines the effectiveness of verbal and non-verbal communication; and (2) assesses patients' communication in an interactive setting, with a supportive communication partner...
  13. doi Community integration following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: a longitudinal investigation
    Agnes H P Willemse-van Son
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 41:521-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the course and identify determinants of community integration for up to 3 years following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury...
  14. ncbi Long-term fatigue after perimesencephalic subarachnoid haemorrhage in relation to cognitive functioning, mood and comorbidity
    Wendy Boerboom
    a Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil . 2016
    ..To study relationships between fatigue and objective and subjective cognitive functioning, mood and comorbidity in the long term after perimesencephalic subarachnoid haemorrhage (PM-SAH)...
  15. doi The Efficacy and Timing of Melodic Intonation Therapy in Subacute Aphasia
    Ineke van der Meulen
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 28:536-44. 2014
    ..Conclusions In these patients with subacute severe nonfluent aphasia, language production treatment with MIT was effective. Earlier treatment may lead to greater improvement. ..
  16. doi Unmet needs, community integration and employment status four years after subarachnoid haemorrhage
    Wendy Boerboom
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Center and Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 48:529-34. 2016
    ..To assess long-term unmet needs in relation to community integration and employment status 4 years after subarachnoid haemorrhage...
  17. ncbi The six-minute walk test predicts cardiorespiratory fitness in individuals with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Wouter J Harmsen
    a Rijndam Rehabilitation Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Top Stroke Rehabil . 2016
    ..Furthermore, CPET with gas-exchange analyses require specialized knowledge and infrastructure with limited availability in most rehabilitation facilities...
  18. doi Melodic Intonation Therapy: present controversies and future opportunities
    Ineke van der Meulen
    Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation Research, Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:S46-52. 2012
    ..Two cases are presented illustrating unsolved questions concerning MIT in clinical practice, such as candidacy and the best timing of this therapy...
  19. doi Is there equity in long-term healthcare utilization after traumatic brain injury?
    Agnes H P Willemse-van Son
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Med 41:59-65. 2009
    ....
  20. doi MAAS (Multi-axial Aphasia System): realistic goal setting in aphasia rehabilitation
    Wilhelmina M E van de Sandt-Koenderman
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Rehabil Res 31:314-20. 2008
    ..The results of this study stress the importance of neuropsychological assessment of aphasic patients before treatment...
  21. ncbi The stroke upper-limb activity monitor: its sensitivity to measure hemiplegic upper-limb activity during daily life
    Mark de Niet
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1121-6. 2007
    ....
  22. doi Problem-Solving Therapy During Outpatient Stroke Rehabilitation Improves Coping and Health-Related Quality of Life: Randomized Controlled Trial
    Marieke M Visser
    From the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine M M V, M H H K, G M R and Department of Psychiatry, Section Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy A v S, J J V B, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation Research Department RoNeRes, Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands M M V, M H H K, G M R and Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium E L
    Stroke 47:135-42. 2016
    ..This study investigated whether problem-solving therapy (PST) is an effective group intervention for improving coping strategy and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients with stroke...
  23. pmc Transcranial direct current stimulation in post-stroke sub-acute aphasia: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Kerstin Spielmann
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Institute, PO Box 23181, 3001, KD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 17:380. 2016
    ..The secondary aim is to evaluate its effect on social participation and quality of life, and its cost-effectiveness...
  24. doi Coping, problem solving, depression, and health-related quality of life in patients receiving outpatient stroke rehabilitation
    Marieke M Visser
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation Research RoNeRes, Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 96:1492-8. 2015
    ....
  25. doi Aphasia rehabilitation: more than treating the language disorder
    Mieke E van de Sandt-Koenderman
    Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation Research, Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:S1-3. 2012
    ..In doing so, it aims to show that treating the devastating consequences of neurological language disorders requires a prolonged interdisciplinary effort...
  26. ncbi Prognostic factors of long-term functioning and productivity after traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies
    Agnes H P Willemse-van Son
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Rehabil 21:1024-37. 2007
    ..To systematically review prospective cohort studies that investigated prognostic factors associated with long-term activity limitations or participation restrictions and productivity after a traumatic brain injury...
  27. ncbi Pharmacologic treatment of complex regional pain syndrome I: a conceptual framework
    Gerard M Ribbers
    Rehabilitation Center Rijndam, Institute of Rehabilitation, Erasmus Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:141-6. 2003
    ....
  28. doi Long-Term Functioning of Patients with Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A 4-yr Follow-up Study
    Wendy Boerboom
    From Rijndam Rehabilitation Center WB, MHH K, GMR and Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine WB, MHH K, GMR and Neurology LK, FVK, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:112-20. 2016
    ..The aim was to study changes over time for multiple outcomes based on the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage and to compare long-term outcomes with norms...
  29. doi A Mirror Therapy-Based Action Observation Protocol to Improve Motor Learning After Stroke
    Wouter J Harmsen
    Erasmus MC, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Rotterdam, the Netherlands Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 29:509-16. 2015
    ..Mirror therapy is a priming technique to improve motor function of the affected arm after stroke...
  30. pmc Mood after moderate and severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective cohort study
    Linda Valk-Kleibeuker
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physical Therapy, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, and Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 9:e87414. 2014
    ..To evaluate the course of mood and identify its determinants up to 3 years after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  31. ncbi Akathisia--rare cause of psychomotor agitation in patients with traumatic brain injury: case report and review of literature
    Janet E Wielenga-Boiten
    Rotterdam Neurorehabilitation Research RoNeRes, Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, and Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:1349-54. 2012
    ..In this clinical note, we describe a case report of akathisia in a 34-year-old woman with TBI; review earlier case studies on akathisia in TBI; and discuss the differential diagnosis and its pathophysiology, treatment, and prognosis...
  32. ncbi A computerised communication aid in severe aphasia: an exploratory study
    W Mieke E Van de Sandt-Koenderman
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1701-9. 2007
    ..To investigate the efficacy of TouchSpeak (TS), a handheld computerised communication aid for aphasia...
  33. ncbi Coping strategies as determinants of quality of life in stroke patients: a longitudinal study
    Anne Sophie E Darlington
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 23:401-7. 2007
    ..Thus far the relationship between coping and QoL has only been examined in small-scale cross-sectional designs. Therefore, the current study set out to examine this relationship in a longitudinal setting...
  34. ncbi Alien hand syndrome in stroke: a report of 2 cases and review of the literature
    Myrna A Kikkert
    Rijndam Rehabilitation Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:728-32. 2006
    ..Furthermore, we briefly discuss the complex variety of abnormal, involuntary motor behaviors that may follow after cerebral lesions, their anatomic substrates, the underlying mechanisms, and the prognosis...