Maartje de Wit

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of the Go4it multidisciplinary group treatment for obese adolescents on health related quality of life: a randomised controlled trial
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam, HV 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:939. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Psychological support for children with diabetes: are the guidelines being met?
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 21:190-9. 2014
  3. pmc DiAlert: a prevention program for overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients: results of a pilot study to test feasibility and acceptability
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 13:178. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Assessing diabetes-related quality of life of youth with type 1 diabetes in routine clinical care: the MIND Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q)
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:638-46. 2012
  5. pmc Monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes improve psychosocial well-being: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje de Wit
    1Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:1521-6. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the WHO-5 Well-Being Index in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Maartie de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 30:2003-6. 2007
  7. pmc Monitoring health related quality of life in adolescents with diabetes: a review of measures
    M de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 92:434-9. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and unmet psychological needs of Dutch youth with type 1 diabetes: results of a web-survey
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 12:172-6. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Follow-up results on monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescent diabetes care: benefits do not sustain in routine practice
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:175-81. 2010
  10. pmc Self-report and parent-report of physical and psychosocial well-being in Dutch adolescents with type 1 diabetes in relation to glycemic control
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:10. 2007

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Publications23

  1. pmc Effect of the Go4it multidisciplinary group treatment for obese adolescents on health related quality of life: a randomised controlled trial
    Geesje H Hofsteenge
    Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Internal Medicine, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam, HV 1081, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:939. 2013
    ..This study examined the effect of Go4it on Health Related Quality of Life (HRQoL)...
  2. doi request reprint Psychological support for children with diabetes: are the guidelines being met?
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 21:190-9. 2014
    ..More training in the recognition of psychosocial problems and counseling skills is warranted. More advocacy is needed to increase availability and utilization of psychological services in routine diabetes care...
  3. pmc DiAlert: a prevention program for overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients: results of a pilot study to test feasibility and acceptability
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Trials 13:178. 2012
    ..The main objective of the pilot of the DiAlert intervention was to assess fidelity, feasibility and acceptability prior to starting the randomized controlled trial...
  4. doi request reprint Assessing diabetes-related quality of life of youth with type 1 diabetes in routine clinical care: the MIND Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q)
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 13:638-46. 2012
    ..Here, we describe the development and psychometric evaluation of the Monitoring Individual Needs in Diabetes Youth Questionnaire (MY-Q), a multi-dimensional self-report HRQoL questionnaire designed for use in pediatric diabetes care...
  5. pmc Monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes improve psychosocial well-being: a randomized controlled trial
    Maartje de Wit
    1Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 31:1521-6. 2008
    ..To test the effects of monitoring and discussing of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in adolescents with type 1 diabetes in a multicenter randomized controlled trial...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validation of the WHO-5 Well-Being Index in adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Maartie de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 30:2003-6. 2007
    ..This study is the first to assess the reliability and validity of the WHO-5 in adolescents with type 1 diabetes...
  7. pmc Monitoring health related quality of life in adolescents with diabetes: a review of measures
    M de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 92:434-9. 2007
    ..The PedsQL and the KINDL-R appear, at this time, to be the most suitable instruments...
  8. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms and unmet psychological needs of Dutch youth with type 1 diabetes: results of a web-survey
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 12:172-6. 2011
    ..To examine rates of depression and (un)met psychological needs in youth with type 1 diabetes...
  9. doi request reprint Follow-up results on monitoring and discussing health-related quality of life in adolescent diabetes care: benefits do not sustain in routine practice
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 11:175-81. 2010
    ..The current study examines whether these positive effects are maintained 1 year after the intervention was terminated and patients received regular care again, with no formal HRQoL assessment...
  10. pmc Self-report and parent-report of physical and psychosocial well-being in Dutch adolescents with type 1 diabetes in relation to glycemic control
    Maartje de Wit
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:10. 2007
    ..To determine physical and psychosocial well-being of adolescents with type 1 diabetes by self-report and parent report and to explore associations with glycemic control and other clinical and socio-demographic characteristics...
  11. pmc Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure Revised II (PRISM-RII): a novel method to assess perceived burden of illness in diabetes patients
    Sandor Klis
    Clinical Psychology Section, Tilburg University, Warandelaan, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:104. 2008
    ..The Pictorial Representation of Illness and Self Measure (PRISM) has been introduced as a visual measure of suffering. We explored the validity of a revised version, the PRISM-RII, in diabetes patients as part of the annual review...
  12. pmc DiAlert: a lifestyle education programme aimed at people with a positive family history of type 2 diabetes and overweight, study protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:751. 2011
    ..In view of the high risk for diabetes and cardiovascular disease in immigrants from Turkish origin living in Western Europe, a culturally appropriate Turkish version of DiAlert will be developed and tested...
  13. doi request reprint Disturbed eating behaviors in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. How to screen for yellow flags in clinical practice?
    Minke Ma Eilander
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes . 2016
    ..Adolescents with type 1 diabetes are at an increased risk of disturbed eating behaviors (DEBs)...
  14. pmc Low Self-Confidence and Diabetes Mismanagement in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes Mediate the Relationship between Behavioral Problems and Elevated HbA1c
    Minke M A Eilander
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Diabetes Res 2016:3159103. 2016
    ..The aim of this study is to examine if this association is mediated by self-confidence and mismanagement of diabetes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of HypoAware, a Brief Partly Web-Based Psychoeducational Intervention for Adults With Type 1 and Insulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetes and Problematic Hypoglycemia: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial
    Stefanie M P A Rondags
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 39:2190-2196. 2016
    ..To establish the effectiveness of a brief, partly web-based group intervention, HypoAware, in patients with problematic hypoglycemia, in terms of the reduction of severe hypoglycemic episodes, impaired hypoglycemia awareness, and worries...
  16. pmc Web-based self-management with and without coaching for type 2 diabetes patients in primary care: design of a randomized controlled trial
    Michael van Vugt
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Endocr Disord 13:53. 2013
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  17. pmc Diabetes IN develOpment (DINO): the bio-psychosocial, family functioning and parental well-being of youth with type 1 diabetes: a longitudinal cohort study design
    Minke M A Eilander
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, De Boelenlaan 1117, 1081, HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Pediatr 15:82. 2015
    ..3) If and how the onset of T1D before vs. during puberty results in different family functioning and parental well-being. 4) If and how the cognitive development of youth with T1D relates to glycemic control and diabetes self-management...
  18. doi request reprint Does low well-being modify the effects of PRISMA (Dutch DESMOND), a structured self-management-education program for people with type 2 diabetes?
    Michael van Vugt
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, MF D 345, 1081BT Amsterdam, the Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Prim Care Diabetes 10:103-10. 2016
    ..This is relevant given high prevalence of depression and distress among diabetes patients. We aimed to test whether low well-being modifies the effects of the PRISMA self-management education program (Dutch DESMOND)...
  19. pmc HypoAware-a brief and partly web-based psycho-educational group intervention for adults with type 1 and insulin-treated type 2 diabetes and problematic hypoglycaemia: design of a cost-effectiveness randomised controlled trial
    Stefanie M P A Rondags
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Centre, Van der Boechorststraat 7 D 342, Amsterdam, 1081 BT, The Netherlands
    BMC Endocr Disord 15:43. 2015
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  20. doi request reprint Implementation of quality of life monitoring in Dutch routine care of adolescents with type 1 diabetes: appreciated but difficult
    Minke Eilander
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Diabetes 17:112-9. 2016
    ..Successful implementation of DM-Y warrants close study of experienced barriers and facilitators as experienced by diabetes care teams as well as adolescents and parents...
  21. doi request reprint Diabetes risk reduction in overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients: effects of a low-intensive lifestyle education program (DiAlert) A randomized controlled trial
    Wieke H Heideman
    Department of Medical Psychology, The EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:476-83. 2015
    ..To test the efficacy of a low-intensive lifestyle education program (DiAlert) for overweight first degree relatives of type 2 diabetes patients aimed at reducing diabetes risk...
  22. pmc Use of behavioral change techniques in web-based self-management programs for type 2 diabetes patients: systematic review
    Michael van Vugt
    Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Med Internet Res 15:e279. 2013
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  23. pmc Monitoring of Individual Needs in Diabetes (MIND)-2: follow-up data from the cross-national Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes, and Needs (DAWN) MIND study
    Frank J Snoek
    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Care 35:2128-32. 2012
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