Saskia Mostert

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of socioeconomic status on childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treatment in Indonesia
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatrics, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 118:e1600-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Attitude of health-care providers toward childhood leukemia patients with different socio-economic status
    Saskia Mostert
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Vrije University Medical Center, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:1001-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-Care Providers' Perspectives towards Childhood Cancer Treatment in Kenya
    F Njuguna
    Department of Child Health and Pediatrics, Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret, Kenya E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:4445-4450. 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint HealthCare Providers' and Parents' Perspectives on Complementary Alternative Medicine in Children with Cancer in Indonesia
    Dwi Susilawati
    Department of Psychology, Dr Sardjito Hospital, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Email
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:3235-42. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental Experiences with Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia among Childhood Cancer Patients in Indonesia
    Stefanus Gunawan
    Department of Pediatrics, Kandou Hospital, Manado, Indonesia, E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:1717-23. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Corruption in health-care systems and its effect on cancer care in Africa
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 16:e394-404. 2015
  7. ncbi request reprint Parents' and health-care providers' perspectives on side- effects of childhood cancer treatment in Indonesia
    Stefanus Gunawan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, Prof Dr RD Kandou Hospital, Manado, Indonesia E Mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:3593-9. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status plays important roles in childhood cancer treatment outcome in Indonesia
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:6491-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Epidemiology of diagnosed childhood cancer in Western Kenya
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Paediatric Oncology Haematology and Doctor 2 Doctor Program, VU University Medical Centre, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam, 1081 HV, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 97:508-12. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Comparing childhood leukaemia treatment before and after the introduction of a parental education programme in Indonesia
    S Mostert
    Paediatric Haematology Oncology Division, Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 95:20-5. 2010

Collaborators

  • Chad M Gundy
  • Mei N Sitaresmi
  • Eddy Supriyadi
  • Stefanus Gunawan
  • Peter van de Ven
  • Gertjan Kaspers
  • Marijn Arnoldussen
  • F Njuguna
  • Dwi Susilawati
  • Max Mantik
  • R Hm van der Burgt
  • Chloe Ten Broeke
  • - Sutaryo
  • Gertjan J L Kaspers
  • A Seijffert
  • Krisna Handayani
  • Maartje S Gordijn
  • P M van de Ven
  • G Jl Kaspers
  • Anjo J P Veerman
  • ChloĆ© A M Ten Broeke
  • J Skiles
  • Peter M van de Ven
  • S Langat
  • J Musimbi
  • Anjo Veerman
  • Emma Wolters
  • Josephine van Dongen

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Influence of socioeconomic status on childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treatment in Indonesia
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatrics, Vrije University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatrics 118:e1600-6. 2006
    ..Our study examined the influence of 2 socioeconomic status determinants, parental income and education, on treatment in an Indonesian academic hospital...
  2. ncbi request reprint Attitude of health-care providers toward childhood leukemia patients with different socio-economic status
    Saskia Mostert
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Vrije University Medical Center, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:1001-5. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether parental socio-economic status influences beliefs, attitude, and behavior of health-care providers (hcp) treating childhood leukemia in Indonesia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health-Care Providers' Perspectives towards Childhood Cancer Treatment in Kenya
    F Njuguna
    Department of Child Health and Pediatrics, Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Eldoret, Kenya E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:4445-4450. 2016
    ..This study explored perspectives of health-care providers on childhood cancer treatment in Kenya...
  4. ncbi request reprint HealthCare Providers' and Parents' Perspectives on Complementary Alternative Medicine in Children with Cancer in Indonesia
    Dwi Susilawati
    Department of Psychology, Dr Sardjito Hospital, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia Email
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:3235-42. 2016
    ..Health care providers (HCP) need to acknowledge and address this need. This study explored and compared perspectives on CAM of HCP and parents of young patients with cancer in Indonesia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental Experiences with Chemotherapy-Induced Alopecia among Childhood Cancer Patients in Indonesia
    Stefanus Gunawan
    Department of Pediatrics, Kandou Hospital, Manado, Indonesia, E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:1717-23. 2016
    ..This study assessed parental experiences with chemotherapy-induced alopecia among children with cancer treated at an Indonesian academic hospital...
  6. doi request reprint Corruption in health-care systems and its effect on cancer care in Africa
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands Electronic address
    Lancet Oncol 16:e394-404. 2015
    ..These modifications will ameliorate the access and quality of cancer care for patients across the continent, and ultimately improve the outcome of health care to all patients. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Parents' and health-care providers' perspectives on side- effects of childhood cancer treatment in Indonesia
    Stefanus Gunawan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, Prof Dr RD Kandou Hospital, Manado, Indonesia E Mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 15:3593-9. 2014
    ..This study explores prevalence and severity of side-effects in childhood cancer, and compares health beliefs about side-effects between parents and health-care providers, and between nurses and doctors in Indonesia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status plays important roles in childhood cancer treatment outcome in Indonesia
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:6491-6. 2012
    ..Our study examined this influence and explored parental experiences during cancer treatment of their children in an Indonesian academic hospital...
  9. doi request reprint Epidemiology of diagnosed childhood cancer in Western Kenya
    Saskia Mostert
    Department of Paediatric Oncology Haematology and Doctor 2 Doctor Program, VU University Medical Centre, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam, 1081 HV, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 97:508-12. 2012
    ..Basic epidemiological information on childhood cancer in Western Kenya is lacking. This deficit obstructs efforts to improve the care and survival rates of children in this part of the world...
  10. doi request reprint Comparing childhood leukaemia treatment before and after the introduction of a parental education programme in Indonesia
    S Mostert
    Paediatric Haematology Oncology Division, Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Dis Child 95:20-5. 2010
    ..Poor patients received less individual attention from oncologists and access to parental education and donated chemotherapy was lacking...
  11. doi request reprint Parental experiences of childhood leukemia treatment in indonesia
    Saskia Mostert
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Vrije University Medical Center, Vrije University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:738-43. 2008
    ..We have concluded that the socioeconomic impact of leukemia treatment was profound. Communication between parents and doctors requires improving. The role of the parent organization was insignificant and must be ameliorated...
  12. doi request reprint Does aid reach the poor? Experiences of a childhood leukaemia outreach-programme
    Saskia Mostert
    Paediatric Haematology Oncology Division, Department of Paediatrics, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 45:414-9. 2009
    ..Outreach-programmes may benefit from this approach. This may enable more patients from poor socio-economic backgrounds in the developing countries to receive aid and achieve cure...
  13. pmc Health-related quality of life assessment in Indonesian childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Mei N Sitaresmi
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:96. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the HRQOL in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) patients in Indonesia and to assess the influence of demographic and medical characteristics on HRQOL...
  14. doi request reprint Health-care providers' compliance with childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia protocol in Indonesia
    Mei Neni Sitaresmi
    Department of Growth and Development Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 51:732-6. 2008
    ..Our study examines the accuracy of leukemia risk classification and attitude of HCP toward protocol compliance in Indonesia...
  15. doi request reprint Treatment refusal and abandonment in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Indonesia: an analysis of causes and consequences
    Mei Neni Sitaresmi
    Department of Pediatric, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Psychooncology 19:361-7. 2010
    ..Aims of the study were to analyze the parents' reasons of abandonment and to ascertain the fate of children who abandoned treatment in a pediatric oncology centre in Yogyakarta, Indonesia...
  16. doi request reprint A medication diary-book for pediatric patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Indonesia
    Mei N Sitaresmi
    Department of Pediatrics, Dr Sardjito Hospital, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1593-7. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effectiveness of using a medication diary-book on the treatment outcome of childhood ALL...
  17. doi request reprint Chemotherapy-related side effects in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Indonesia: parental perceptions
    Mei Neni Sitaresmi
    Department of Pediatrics, DR Sardjito Hospital Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 26:198-207. 2009
    ..The overall frequency of side effects was weakly correlated to noncompliance. Reducing the impact of side effects may increase compliance with the treatment...
  18. doi request reprint Comparing Health-Care Providers' Perspectives on Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Childhood Cancer Between Netherlands and Indonesia
    Stefanus Gunawan
    Department of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, Prof Dr RD Kandou Hospital, Manado, Indonesia
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 63:118-23. 2016
    ..This study explores perspectives on CAM of HCP involved in the care of children with cancer in Netherlands and Indonesia. Health beliefs, components of CAM, encouraging or discouraging CAM, and knowledge about CAM were assessed...