Annemarie Koster

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Waist circumference and mortality
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1465-75. 2008
  2. pmc Association between fitness and changes in body composition and muscle strength
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Ave, 3C309, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:219-26. 2010
  3. pmc Late-life depressed mood and weight change contribute to the risk of each other
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:236-44. 2010
  4. pmc Body fat distribution and inflammation among obese older adults with and without metabolic syndrome
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2354-61. 2010
  5. pmc Joint associations of adiposity and physical activity with mortality: the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1344-51. 2009
  6. pmc The combined relations of adiposity and smoking on mortality
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1206-12. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Joint effects of adiposity and physical activity on incident mobility limitation in older adults
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:636-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint 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
  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. ncbi request reprint 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

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  1. doi request reprint Waist circumference and mortality
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1465-75. 2008
    ..36). The finding that persons with a normal BMI but a large waist circumference had a higher mortality risk in this study suggests that increased waist circumference should be considered a risk factor for mortality, in addition to BMI...
  2. pmc Association between fitness and changes in body composition and muscle strength
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Ave, 3C309, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:219-26. 2010
    ..To examine the association between physical fitness, assessed according to ability and time to complete a 400-m walk, on changes in body composition and muscle strength over a 7-year period...
  3. pmc Late-life depressed mood and weight change contribute to the risk of each other
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:236-44. 2010
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  4. pmc Body fat distribution and inflammation among obese older adults with and without metabolic syndrome
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:2354-61. 2010
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  5. pmc Joint associations of adiposity and physical activity with mortality: the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1344-51. 2009
    ..High physical activity attenuated but did not eliminate the increased mortality risk associated with obesity. Preventing weight gain and promoting physical activity in older persons may lower mortality risk...
  6. pmc The combined relations of adiposity and smoking on mortality
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1206-12. 2008
    ..Smoking cessation is associated with increased body weight and a substantial increase in waist circumference. How this affects mortality risk is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Joint effects of adiposity and physical activity on incident mobility limitation in older adults
    Annemarie Koster
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:636-43. 2008
    ..To examine joint associations of physical activity and adiposity measures (body mass index (BMI), waist circumference, percentage body fat) with incident mobility limitation...
  8. doi request reprint 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...
  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
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  10. ncbi request reprint 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
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  11. ncbi request reprint 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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  12. pmc Joint association of obesity and metabolic syndrome with incident mobility limitation in older men and women--results from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study
    Sari Stenholm
    Longitudinal Studies Section, Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, Harbor Hospital, 3001 South Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:84-92. 2010
    ..Although both obesity and the metabolic syndrome (MetS) are known risk factors for decline in physical function, the joint association of obesity and metabolic alterations with risk of incident mobility limitation is unknown...
  13. 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
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  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. pmc Does the amount of fat mass predict age-related loss of lean mass, muscle strength, and muscle quality in older adults?
    Annemarie Koster
    National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:888-95. 2011
    ..We therefore examined the association of baseline total body fat with changes in leg lean mass, muscle strength, and muscle quality over 7 years of follow-up and whether this link was explained by adipocytokines and insulin resistance...
  16. pmc Inflammation and race and gender differences in computerized tomography-measured adipose depots
    Lydia E Beasley
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1062-9. 2009
    ..Despite the previously established differences in abdominal fat distribution across gender and race, visceral fat remained a significant predictor of inflammatory marker concentration across all four subgroups examined...
  17. pmc Employment and physical activity in the U.S
    Dane R Van Domelen
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:136-45. 2011
    ..S. and worldwide. Time at work represents a major portion of the day for employed people...
  18. ncbi request reprint 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint 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...
  20. doi request reprint 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. ..
  21. doi request reprint 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...
  22. doi request reprint 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 34:59-67. 2017
    ..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...
  23. pmc Association of sedentary time with mortality independent of moderate to vigorous physical activity
    Annemarie Koster
    National Institute on Aging, Intramural Research Program, Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37696. 2012
    ..The objective our study was to examine the association between objectively measured sedentary time and all-cause mortality...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Associations between body composition and gait-speed decline: results from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study
    Kristen M Beavers
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 97:552-60. 2013
    ..In older adults, every 0.1-m/s slower gait speed is associated with a 12% higher mortality. However, little research has identified risk factors for gait-speed decline...
  26. pmc Adipocytokines and the metabolic syndrome among older persons with and without obesity: the InCHIANTI study
    Sari Stenholm
    Clinical Research Branch, National Institute on Aging, 3001 S Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:55-65. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to: (1) examine the role of adipocytokines in the association between obesity and the MetS and (2) to determine whether the association is different in obese and non-obese persons...
  27. pmc Waist circumference as compared with body-mass index in predicting mortality from specific causes
    Michael F Leitzmann
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18582. 2011
    ..Whether waist circumference provides clinically meaningful information not delivered by body-mass index regarding prediction of cause-specific death is uncertain...
  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint 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...
  30. doi request reprint 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...
  31. 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...
  32. pmc Weight change, body composition, and risk of mobility disability and mortality in older adults: a population-based cohort study
    Rachel A Murphy
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1476-83. 2014
    ..To examine associations between weight change, body composition, risk of mobility disability, and mortality in older adults...
  33. pmc Adipose tissue density, a novel biomarker predicting mortality risk in older adults
    Rachel A Murphy
    Laboratory of Population Science, National Institute on Aging, 7201 Wisconsin Ave, 3C 309 Bethesda, MD 20814
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:109-17. 2014
    ..We evaluated relationships between abdominal visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) density, mortality, biomarkers, and characteristics...
  34. doi request reprint 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...
  35. doi request reprint 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
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  36. pmc Fat distribution and mortality: the AGES-Reykjavik Study
    Annemarie Koster
    Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 23:893-7. 2015
    ..This study examined associations of regional fat depots with all-cause mortality over 11 years of follow-up...
  37. pmc Changes in daily activity patterns with age in U.S. men and women: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-04 and 2005-06
    Kathryn R Martin
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1263-71. 2014
    ..To compare daily and hourly activity patterns according to sex and age...
  38. 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...
  39. pmc Comparison of Sedentary Estimates between activPAL and Hip- and Wrist-Worn ActiGraph
    Annemarie Koster
    1Department of Social Medicine, CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS 2Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 3Department of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, DENMARK 4Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 5National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch, Bethesda, MD and 6University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Center for Aging and Population Health, Pittsburgh, PA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:1514-22. 2016
    ..This study in older adults evaluated the accuracy of various hip- and wrist-worn ActiGraph accelerometer cutoff points to define sedentary time using the activPAL as the reference method...
  40. doi request reprint 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...
  41. doi request reprint 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...
  42. 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...
  43. pmc Associations of visceral and liver fat with the metabolic syndrome across the spectrum of obesity: the AGES-Reykjavik study
    Lauren J Kim
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1265-71. 2011
    ..Importantly, fatty liver may be a novel metabolic risk factor in overweight and obese individuals...
  44. doi request reprint 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 69:179-191. 2017
    ..However, few studies have examined whether these associations are confined to older individuals or may be extended to the middle-aged population...
  45. doi request reprint 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...
  46. pmc Muscle Quality and Muscle Fat Infiltration in Relation to Incident Mobility Disability and Gait Speed Decline: the Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility-Reykjavik Study
    Ilse Reinders
    Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 70:1030-6. 2015
    ..Aging is associated with increased risk of reduced mobility. However, data on muscle components in relation to subjective and objective indicators of disability is limited...
  47. 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...
  48. doi request reprint 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. ..
  49. pmc Sedentary activity associated with metabolic syndrome independent of physical activity
    Andrea Bankoski
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:497-503. 2011
    ..This study examined the association between objectively measured sedentary activity and metabolic syndrome among older adults...
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi request reprint 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...
  52. ncbi request reprint 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...
  53. pmc Predicting human movement with multiple accelerometers using movelets
    Bing He
    1Department of Biostatistics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 2Department of Social Medicine, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS 3Institute of Sports Science and Clinical Biomechanics, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, DENMARK 4Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA and 5Laboratory of Epidemiology, Demography, and Biometry, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 46:1859-66. 2014
    ....
  54. pmc Association between Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Mortality in NHANES
    Ezra I Fishman
    1Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 2Division of Education, Maryville College, Maryville, TN 3Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 4Department of Social Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, THE NETHERLANDS 5Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 6Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, National Institute on Aging, Bethesda, MD 7Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 48:1303-11. 2016
    ..Then we explored the theoretical consequences of replacing sedentary time with the same duration of light activity or MVPA...
  55. 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...