Betty Polak

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19992019
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Research Output 1999 2019

2019

Incidence of sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy in people with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and numbers needed to screen: a systematic review

Groeneveld, Y., Tavenier, D., Blom, J. W. & Polak, B. C. P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Diabetic Medicine. 36, 10, p. 1199-1208 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2016

Retinal blood flow is increased in type 1 diabetes mellitus patients with advanced stages of retinopathy

Nguyen, H-T., van Duinkerken, E., Verbraak, F. D., Polak, B. C. P., Ringens, P. J., Diamant, M. & Moll, A. C., 26 May 2016, In : BMC Endocrine Disorders. 16, 25.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2015

Distinct HbA1c trajectories in a type 2 diabetes cohort

Walraven, I., Mast, M. R., Hoekstra, T., Jansen, A. P. D., van der Heijden, A. A. W. A., Rauh, S. P., Rutters, F., van 't Riet, E., Elders, P. J. M., Moll, A. C., Polak, B. C. P., Dekker, J. M. & Nijpels, G., 2015, In : Acta Diabetologica. 52, 2, p. 267-275

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Real-world evidence of suboptimal blood pressure control in patients with type 2 diabetes

Walraven, I., Mast, M. R., Hoekstra, T., Jansen, A. P. D., Rauh, S. P., Rutters, F., van der Heijden, A. A. W. A., Elders, P. J. M., Moll, A. C., Polak, B. C. P., Dekker, J. M. & Nijpels, G., 2015, In : Journal of Hypertension. 33, 10, p. 2091-2098

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Type 2 Diabetes in the Real World

Walraven, I., 2015

Research output: ThesisResearch VU University Amsterdam, graduation VU University AmsterdamAcademic

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2014

Longitudinal assessment of diabetic retinopathy and associated risk factors in type 2 diabetes mellitus

Zavrelová, H., 2014

Research output: ThesisResearch VU University Amsterdam, graduation VU University AmsterdamAcademic

Low-grade inflammation and endothelial dysfunction explain the association between retinopathy and left ventricular ejection fraction in men: an 8-year follow-up of the Hoorn Study

Walraven, I., van den Hurk, K., van 't Riet, E., Kamp, O., Schalkwijk, C. G., Stehouwer, C. D., Paulus, W. J., Moll, A. C., Dekker, J. M., Polak, B. C. P. & Nijpels, G., 2014, In : Journal of Diabetes and its Complications. 28, 6, p. 819-823

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Validation of a model to estimate personalised screening frequency to monitor diabetic retinopathy

van der Heijden, A. A. W. A., Walraven, I., van 't Riet, E., Aspelund, T., Lund, S. H., Elders, P. J. M., Polak, B. C. P., Moll, A. C., Keunen, J. E. E., Dekker, J. M. & Nijpels, G., 2014, In : Diabetologia. 57, 7, p. 1332-1338

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2013

Fasting proinsulin levels are significantly associated with 20 year cancer mortality rates. The Hoorn Study

Walraven, I., van 't Riet, E., Stehouwer, C. D. A., Polak, B. C. P., Moll, A. C., Dekker, J. M. & Nijpels, G., 2013, In : Diabetologia. 56, 5, p. 1148-1154

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2012

Diabetic retinopathy screening in patients with diabetes mellitus in primary care: Incentives and barriers to screening attendance

van Eijk, K. N. D., Blom, J. W., Gussekloo, J., Polak, B. C. P. & Groeneveld, Y., 2012, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 96, 1, p. 10-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Objectives of teaching direct ophthalmoscopy to medical students

Benbassat, J., Polak, B. C. P. & Javitt, J. C., 2012, In : Acta Ophthalmologica. 90, 6, p. 503-507

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Physiological vitreous changes may contribute to the pathogenesis of macular degeneration

Polak, B. C. P., Ringens, P. J. & Worst, J. G. F., 2012, In : Acta Ophthalmologica. 90, 8, p. e652-e653

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2010
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Characterising the development of diabetic retinopathy in the Diabetes Care System West-Friesland, The Netherlands

Zavrelova, H., Hoekstra, T., Alssema, M. J., Welschen, L. M. C., Nijpels, G., Moll, A. C., Polak, B. C. P. & Dekker, J. M., 2010, In : Diabetologia. 53, suppl 1, p. s1-s556

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

Open Access
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Chirurgisch voortgangsexamen voor Europa

Polak, B. C. P. & Ringens, P. J., 2010, In : Medisch Contact. 35, p. 1714-1715

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Is het voorschrijven van support of multivitaminen zinvol bij maculadegeneratie?

Polak, B. C. P., 2010, In : Spreekuur Huisartsgeneeskunde. 1, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Retinal blood flow in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus with and without diabetic retinopathy

Nguyen, H. T., van Duinkerken, E., Diamant, M., Ringens, P. J., Polak, B. C. P., Verbraak, F. D. & Moll, A. C., 2010, In : Diabetologia. 53, p. 1186

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

Screening, diagnostiek en behandeling van diabetische retinopathie: wanneer verwijzen naar oogarts en wanneer behandelen?

Polak, B. C. P. & Ringens, P. J., 2010, Bijblijven 2010-13, Praktische Huisartsgeneeskunde. Diabetes Mellitus.. Houten: Bohn Stafleu Van Lochum, p. 41-47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

2009

Differences between the 10-year incidence of retinopathy and chronic kidney disease in screening-detected and in usual care-detected type 2 diabetes patients. The Hoorn Study

Zavrelova, H., Alssema, M. J., Nijpels, M. G. A. A. M., Polak, B. C. P., Moll, A. C., Kostense, P. J., Stehouwer, C. D. A. & Dekker, J. M., 2009, In : Diabetologia. 52, p. S122-S123

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

Measuring the refractive properties of the diabetic eye during blurred vision and hyperglycaemia using aberrometry and Scheimpflug imaging

Wiemer, N. G. M., Dubbelman, M., Ringens, P. J. & Polak, B. C. P., 2009, In : Acta Ophthalmologica. 87, 2, p. 176-182

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

Reliability of screening methods for diabetic retinopathy

Benbassat, J. & Polak, B. C. P., 2009, In : Diabetic Medicine. 26, 8, p. 783-790

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Retinopathy and Nephropathy Risk in Subjects with High Glycation: the Hoorn Study

Zavrelova, H., Alssema, M. J., Nijpels, M. G. A. A. M., Dekker, J. M. & Polak, B. C. P., 2009, In : European Journal of Ophthalmology. 19, p. 505-506

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

Visusklachten als uiting van verhoogde bloeddruk

Polak, B. C. P., Meenken, C. & Smulders, Y. M., 2009, In : Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 153, A379.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

2008

Bijwerkingen van geneesmiddelen in de oogheelkunde

Polak, B. C. P., 2008, Oogheelkunde. Houten: Bohn Stafleu van Loghum, p. 357-366

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

Changes in the internal structure of the human crystalline lens with diabetes mellitus type 1 and type 2

Wiemer, N. G. M., Dubbelman, M., Hermans, E. A., Ringens, P. J. & Polak, B. C. P., 2008, In : Ophthalmology. 115, 11, p. 2017-2023

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Drugs used in ocular treatment

Polak, B. C. P., 2008, Side Effects of Drugs. Amsterdam: Elsevier, p. 544-550

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

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Homocysteine, S-adenosylmethionine and S-adenosylhomocysteine are associated with retinal microvascular abnormalities: the Hoorn Study

van Hecke, M. V., Dekker, J. M., Nijpels, G., Teerlink, T., Jakobs, C., Stolk, R. P., Heine, R. J., Bouter, L. M., Polak, B. C. P. & Stehouwer, C. D. A., 2008, In : Clinical Science. 114, 7-8, p. 479-487 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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Precision and reliability of retinal thickness measurements in foveal and extrafoveal areas of healthy and diabetic eyes

Tangelder, G. J. M., van der Heijde, G. L., Polak, B. C. P. & Ringens, P. J., 2008, In : Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science. 49, 6, p. 2627-2634

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Refractive properties of the healthy human eye during acute hyperglycemia

Wiemer, N. G. M., Eekhoff, E. M. W., Simsek, S., Heine, R. J., Ringens, P. J., Polak, B. C. P. & Dubbelman, M., 2008, In : Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 246, 7, p. 993-998

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Richtlijn 'diabetische retinopathie: screening, diagnostiek en behandeling' (herziening)

Polak, B. C. P., Hartstra, W. W., Ringens, P. J. & Scholten, R. J. P. M., 2008, In : Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 152, 44, p. 2406-2413

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

The effect of acute hyperglycemia on retinal thickness and ocular refraction in healthy subjects

Wiemer, N. G. M., Eekhoff, E. M. W., Simsek, S., Heine, R. J., Ringens, P. J., Polak, B. C. P. & Dubbelman, M., 2008, In : Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology. 246, 5, p. 703-708

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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The influence of diabetes mellitus on the refractive properties of the human eye

Wiemer, N. G. M., 2008

Research output: ThesisResearch VU University Amsterdam, graduation VU University AmsterdamAcademic

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The influence of diabetes mellitus type 1 and 2 on the thickness, shape, and equivalent refractive index of the human crystalline lens

Wiemer, N. G. M., Dubbelman, M., Kostense, P. J., Ringens, P. J. & Polak, B. C. P., 2008, In : Ophthalmology. 115, 10, p. 1679-1686

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2001

Een verloren oog door het hyper-IgE-syndroom na een hoornvliestransplantatie

Strijdhorst, B., Peters, E. J., Polak, B. C. & Völker-Dieben, H. J., 6 Jan 2001, In : Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 145, 1, p. 33-6 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

1999

Intermediate uveitis and polyneuropathy in an elderly patient due to sarcoidosis

Klok, AM., Buizer, AI., Polman, CH., Postmus, PE. & Polak, BCP., May 1999, In : Neuro-ophthalmology. 21, 3, p. 171-172

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review