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Applied multilevel analysis : a practical guide
Preface 1. Introduction 2. Basic principles behind multilevel analysis 3. What do we gain by applying multilevel analysis? 4. Multilevel analysis with different outcome variables 5. MultilevelExpand
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Development of antidrug antibodies against adalimumab and association with disease activity and treatment failure during long-term follow-up.
CONTEXT Short-term data on the immunogenicity of monoclonal antibodies showed associations between the development of antidrug antibodies and diminished serum drug levels, and a diminished treatmentExpand
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Effect of bright light and melatonin on cognitive and noncognitive function in elderly residents of group care facilities: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Cognitive decline, mood, behavioral and sleep disturbances, and limitations of activities of daily living commonly burden elderly patients with dementia and their caregivers. Circadian rhythmExpand
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Intensity of leg and arm training after primary middle-cerebral-artery stroke: a randomised trial
BACKGROUND We investigated the effects of different intensities of arm and leg rehabilitation training on the functional recovery of activities of daily living (ADL), walking ability, and dexterityExpand
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Applied Longitudinal Data Analysis for Epidemiology: A Practical Guide
1. Introduction 2. Study design 3. Continuous outcome variables 4. Continuous outcome variables - relationships with other variables 5. Other possibilities to model longitudinal data 6. DichotomousExpand
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Depression as a risk factor for the onset of type 2 diabetes mellitus. A meta-analysis
Aims/hypothesisEvidence strongly suggests that depression and type 2 diabetes are associated, but the direction of the association is still unclear. Depression may occur as a consequence of havingExpand
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Physical activity of young people: the Amsterdam Longitudinal Growth and Health Study.
PURPOSE To describe the natural development of habitual physical activity behavior (HPA) of young Dutch male and female subjects between the ages of 13 and 27, using data from the AmsterdamExpand
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Tracking of activity and fitness and the relationship with cardiovascular disease risk factors.
PURPOSE To analyze tracking of daily physical activity and physical fitness (both cardiopulmonary [VO2max] and neuromotor fitness) and the longitudinal relationship with biological risk factors forExpand
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Physical Activity Guidelines for Children and Adolescents
AbstractSince it is generally accepted that the onset of many chronic diseases lies in early childhood, preventive strategies should start as early in life as possible. Physical inactivity isExpand
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Accuracy of self-reported body weight, height and waist circumference in a Dutch overweight working population
BackgroundIn population studies, body mass index (BMI) is generally calculated from self-reported body weight and height. The self-report of these anthropometrics is known to be biased, resulting inExpand
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