Christa C van Bunderen

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of low-normal and high-normal IGF-1 target levels during growth hormone replacement therapy: A randomized clinical trial in adult growth hormone deficiency
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 31:88-93. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Effect of long-term GH replacement therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in GH-deficient patients previously treated for acromegaly: a sub-analysis from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in Adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of EndocrinologyDepartment of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsVU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Internal MedicineIsala Clinics, Zwolle, The NetherlandsEmotional Brain and Alan Turing Institute for Multidisciplinary Health ResearchAlmere, The NetherlandsDivision of Endocrinology and MetabolismDepartment of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 171:717-26. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Effect of long-term GH replacement therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in isolated GH deficiency compared with multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies: a sub-analysis from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in Adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of EndocrinologyDepartment of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus AmsterdamDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsVU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Internal MedicineIsala Clinics, Zwolle, The NetherlandsEmotional Brain and Alan Turing Institute for Multidisciplinary Health ResearchAlmere, The NetherlandsDivision of Endocrinology and MetabolismDepartment of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 171:151-60. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The association of serum insulin-like growth factor-I with mortality, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in the elderly: a population-based study
    Christa C van Bunderen
    VU University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4616-24. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Does growth hormone replacement therapy reduce mortality in adults with growth hormone deficiency? Data from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:3151-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Serum IGF1, metabolic syndrome, and incident cardiovascular disease in older people: a population-based study
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology ZH 4A62, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:393-401. 2013
  7. pmc Predictors of endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery outcome in acromegaly: patient and tumor characteristics evaluated by magnetic resonance imaging
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology, VU University Medical Center, ZH 4A62, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pituitary 16:158-67. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of growth hormone treatment in adults with growth hormone deficiency: a systematic review of studies on morbidity
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 81:1-14. 2014

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of low-normal and high-normal IGF-1 target levels during growth hormone replacement therapy: A randomized clinical trial in adult growth hormone deficiency
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 31:88-93. 2016
    ..There are no published studies on the target level for IGF-1 that offer specific guidance in this regard...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of long-term GH replacement therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in GH-deficient patients previously treated for acromegaly: a sub-analysis from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in Adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of EndocrinologyDepartment of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsVU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Internal MedicineIsala Clinics, Zwolle, The NetherlandsEmotional Brain and Alan Turing Institute for Multidisciplinary Health ResearchAlmere, The NetherlandsDivision of Endocrinology and MetabolismDepartment of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 171:717-26. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Effect of long-term GH replacement therapy on cardiovascular outcomes in isolated GH deficiency compared with multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies: a sub-analysis from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in Adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of EndocrinologyDepartment of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus AmsterdamDepartment of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsVU University Medical Center, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The NetherlandsDepartment of Internal MedicineIsala Clinics, Zwolle, The NetherlandsEmotional Brain and Alan Turing Institute for Multidisciplinary Health ResearchAlmere, The NetherlandsDivision of Endocrinology and MetabolismDepartment of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 171:151-60. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to address the questions about differences between IGHD and multiple pituitary hormone deficiencies (MPHDs) in clinical presentation and in responsiveness to GH treatment...
  4. doi request reprint The association of serum insulin-like growth factor-I with mortality, cardiovascular disease, and cancer in the elderly: a population-based study
    Christa C van Bunderen
    VU University Medical Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4616-24. 2010
    ..g. cardiovascular disease (CVD) and cancer. Decreased as well as increased levels have been reported to be associated with reduced life expectancy in humans...
  5. doi request reprint Does growth hormone replacement therapy reduce mortality in adults with growth hormone deficiency? Data from the Dutch National Registry of Growth Hormone Treatment in adults
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology, VU University Medical Center, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:3151-9. 2011
    ..Adults with GH deficiency (GHD) have a decreased life expectancy. The effect of GH treatment on mortality remains to be established...
  6. doi request reprint Serum IGF1, metabolic syndrome, and incident cardiovascular disease in older people: a population-based study
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology ZH 4A62, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Endocrinol 168:393-401. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Predictors of endoscopic transsphenoidal surgery outcome in acromegaly: patient and tumor characteristics evaluated by magnetic resonance imaging
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section Endocrinology, VU University Medical Center, ZH 4A62, De Boelelaan 1117, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pituitary 16:158-67. 2013
    ..Comparative studies on different treatment modalities are essential for clinical practice within the scope of re-evaluation of the role of surgery in GH-secreting adenomas...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of growth hormone treatment in adults with growth hormone deficiency: a systematic review of studies on morbidity
    Christa C van Bunderen
    Section of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 81:1-14. 2014
    ..Large and thoroughly conducted observational studies are needed and seem the only feasible way to inform the ongoing debate on health care costs, drug safety and clinical outcomes. ..