Danielle Timmermans

PROF.DR., (Principal Investigator)

  • Phone020-4448358
  • Van der Boechorststraat 7, Medical Faculty

    1081BT Amsterdam

    Netherlands

1991 …2020

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Research Output

2020

Decision-making styles in the context of colorectal cancer screening

Douma, L. N., Uiters, E. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jan 2020, In : BMC Psychology. 8, 1, 11.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Do preferred risk formats lead to better understanding? A multicenter controlled trial on communicating familial breast cancer risks using different risk formats

Henneman, L., van Asperen, C. J., Oosterwijk, J. C., Menko, F. H., Claassen, L. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Patient Preference and Adherence. 14, p. 333-342 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Electromagnetic field exposure in power plants: a qualitative assessment of work safety perceptions among employees

Stege, T. A. M., Bolte, J. F. B., Claassen, L. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Risk Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Individualisering van preventie Epidemiologie of persoonlijke ervaring?

Translated title of the contribution: Individualization of prevention: Epidemiology or personal experience?Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 164, 10, D4750.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

‘It is not entirely healthy.’ A qualitative study into public appraisals of uncertain risks of chemical substances in food

Jansen, T., Claassen, L., van Kamp, I. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Feb 2020, In : Public Understanding of Science. 29, 2, p. 139-156 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2019

Do people with a different goal-orientation or specific focus make different decisions about colorectal cancer-screening participation?

Douma, L. N., Uiters, E. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Feb 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 2, e0213003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Intensive Livestock Farming and Residential Health: Experts' Views

Eijrond, V., Claassen, L., van der Giessen, J. & Timmermans, D., 1 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Particulate matter exposure in roadwork companies: A mental models study on work safety

Stege, T. A. M., Bolte, J. F. B., Claassen, L. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2019, In : Safety Science. 120, p. 137-145

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Public perceptions of contentious risk: The case of rubber granulate in the netherlands

de Vries, M., Claassen, L., Mennen, M., Timen, A., te Wierik, M. J. M. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 16, 12, 2250.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Open Access

Understanding of the concept of ‘uncertain risk’. A qualitative study among different societal groups

Jansen, T., Claassen, L., van Kamp, I. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 4 May 2019, In : Journal of Risk Research. 22, 5, p. 658-672

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

What benefits and harms are important for a decision about cervical screening? A study of the perspective of different subgroups of women.

Van der Meij, A., Damman, OC., Uiters, E. & Timmermans, DRM., 1 Jul 2019, In : Patient Preference and Adherence. 13, p. 1005-1017

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

‘All chemical substances are harmful.’ public appraisal of uncertain risks of food additives and contaminants

Jansen, T., Claassen, L., van Kamp, I. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 13 Nov 2019, In : Food and Chemical Toxicology. 110959.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2018

Breaking Down Uncertain Risks for Risk Communication: A Conceptual Review of the Environmental Health Literature

Jansen, T., Claassen, L., van Poll, R., van Kamp, I. & Timmermans, D. R. M., Mar 2018, In : RISK HAZARDS & CRISIS IN PUBLIC POLICY. 9, 1, p. 4-38

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Health literacy skills for informed decision making in colorectal cancer screening: Perceptions of screening invitees and experts

Woudstra, A. J., Timmermans, D. R. M., Uiters, E., Dekker, E., Smets, E. M. A. & Fransen, M. P., 1 Jun 2018, In : Health Expectations. 21, 3, p. 636-646 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Hepatitis B in Moroccan-Dutch: A quantitative study into determinants of screening participation

Hamdiui, N., Stein, M. L., Timen, A., Timmermans, D., Wong, A., van den Muijsenbergh, M. E. T. C. & van Steenbergen, J. E., 2018, In : BMC Medicine. 16, 1, 47.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Longitudinal associations between risk appraisal of base stations for mobile phones, radio or television and non-specific symptoms

Martens, A. L., Slottje, P., Smid, T., Kromhout, H., Vermeulen, R. C. H. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2018, In : Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 112, p. 81-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Modeled and perceived RF-EMF, noise and air pollution and symptoms in a population cohort. Is perception key in predicting symptoms?

Martens, A. L., Reedijk, M., Smid, T., Huss, A., Timmermans, D., Strak, M., Swart, W., Lenters, V., Kromhout, H., Verheij, R., Slottje, P. & Vermeulen, R. C. H., 15 Oct 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 639, p. 75-83 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The effects of infographics and several quantitative versus qualitative formats for cardiovascular disease risk, including heart age, on people's risk understanding

Damman, O. C., Vonk, S. I., van den Haak, M. J., van Hooijdonk, C. M. J. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2018, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 101, 8, p. 1410-1418

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire: focal points for risk communication

Greven, F. E., Claassen, L., Woudenberg, F., Duijm, F. & Timmermans, D., 4 May 2018, In : International Journal of Environmental Health Research. 28, 3, p. 240-252 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Why are the public so positive about colorectal cancer screening?

Douma, L. N., Uiters, E. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, 1, 1212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Women's decision making regarding prenatal screening for fetal aneuploidy: A qualitative comparison between 2003 and 2016

van Bruggen, M. J., Henneman, L. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Sep 2018, In : Midwifery. 64, p. 93-100 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2017

Accessibility of standardized information of a national colorectal cancer screening program for low health literate screening invitees: A mixed method study

Fransen, M. P., Dekker, E., Timmermans, D. R. M., Uiters, E. & Essink-Bot, M. L., 1 Feb 2017, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 100, 2, p. 327-336 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

How lay people understand and make sense of personalized disease risk information

Damman, O. C., Bogaerts, N. M. M., van den Haak, M. J. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Oct 2017, In : Health Expectations. 20, 5, p. 973-983 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Improving lay understanding of exposure to electromagnetic fields; the effect of information on perception of and responses to risk

Claassen, L., van Dongen, D. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Risk Research. 20, 9, p. 1115-1131 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Informed decision making in the context of childhood immunization

Lehmann, B. A., de Melker, H. E., Timmermans, D. R. M. & Mollema, L., 1 Dec 2017, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 100, 12, p. 2339-2345 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Modeled and Perceived Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields from Mobile-Phone Base Stations and the Development of Symptoms over Time in a General Population Cohort

Martens, A. L., Slottje, P., Timmermans, D. R. M., Kromhout, H., Reedijk, M., Vermeulen, R. C. H. & Smid, T., 2017, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 186, 2, p. 210-219 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

THE AUTHORS REPLY "MODELED AND PERCEIVED EXPOSURE TO RADIOFREQUENCY ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS FROM MOBILE-PHONE BASE STATIONS AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF SYMPTOMS OVER TIME IN A GENERAL POPULATION COHORT"

Martens, A. L., Slottje, P., Timmermans, D. R. M., Kromhout, H., Reedijk, M., Smid, T. & Vermeulen, R. C. H., 15 Nov 2017, In : American Journal of Epidemiology. 186, 10, p. 1218

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

"These Power Lines Make Me Ill": A Typology of Residents' Health Responses to a New High-Voltage Power Line

Porsius, J. T., Claassen, L., Woudenberg, F., Smid, T. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Dec 2017, In : Risk Analysis. 37, 12, p. 2276-2288 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2016

Barriers in using cardiometabolic risk information among consumers with low health literacy

Damman, O. C., Bogaerts, N. M. M., van Dongen, D. & Timmermans, D. R. M., Feb 2016, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 21, 1, p. 135-156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Focal points for improving communications about electromagnetic fields and health: a mental models approach

Claassen, L., Bostrom, A. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 7 Feb 2016, In : Journal of Risk Research. 19, 2, p. 246-269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Informatie is meer dan alleen het getal

Translated title of the contribution: Information is more than just the numberTimmermans, D. R. M., 2016, In : Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 160, 0, p. D825

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Knowledge and Informed Decision-Making about Population-Based Colorectal Cancer Screening Participation in Groups with Low and Adequate Health Literacy: Gastroenterology Research and Practice

Essink-Bot, M. L., Dekker, E., Timmermans, D. R. M., Uiters, E. & Fransen, M. P., 2016, In : Gastroenterology Research and Practice. p. 7292369 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Making comparative performance information more comprehensible: an experimental evaluation of the impact of formats on consumer understanding

Damman, O. C., De Jong, A., Hibbard, J. H. & Timmermans, D. R. M., Nov 2016, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 25, 11, p. 860-869

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Nocebo responses to high-voltage power lines: Evidence from a prospective field study

Porsius, J. T., Claassen, L., Woudenberg, F., Smid, T. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Feb 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 543, Part A, p. 432-438

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Psychological factors associated with the intention to choose for risk-reducing mastectomy in family cancer clinic attendees

van Driel, C. M. G., Oosterwijk, J. C., Meijers-Heijboer, E. J., van Asperen, C. J., Zeijlmans van Emmichoven, I. A., de Vries, J., Mourits, M. J. E., Henneman, L., Timmermans, D. R. M. & de Bock, G. H., Dec 2016, In : Breast. 30, p. 66-72 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Residential exposure to RF-EMF from mobile phone base stations: Model predictions versus personal and home measurements

Martens, A. L., Slottje, P., Meima, M. Y., Beekhuizen, J., Timmermans, D., Kromhout, H., Smid, T. & Vermeulen, R. C. H., 15 Apr 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 550, p. 987-993

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The Dutch public are positive about the colorectal cancer-screening programme, but is this a well-informed opinion?

Douma, L. N., Uiters, E. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 29 Nov 2016, In : BMC Public Health. 16, 1, p. 1208

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Treatment recommendations by clinicians in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: A study of factors that influence the likelihood of accounting for the patient's preference

Hopmans, W., Damman, O. C., Porsius, J. T., Zwaan, L., Senan, S. & Timmermans, D. R. M., Nov 2016, In : Patient Education and Counseling. 99, 11, p. 1808-1813 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Unit-based incident reporting and root cause analysis: variation at three hospital unit types: Bmj Open

Wagner, C., Merten, H., Zwaan, L., Lubberding, S., Timmermans, D. & Smits, M., 2016, In : BMJ Open. 6, p. 8 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Users evaluate a detailed familial risk questionnaire as valuable and no more time consuming than a simple enquiry in a web-based diabetes risk assessment tool

wijdenes-Pijl, M., Henneman, L., Dondorp, W. J., Cornel, M. C. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 1 Jan 2016, In : Public Health. 130, p. 87-90 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2015

A patient perspective on shared decision making in stage I non-small cell lung cancer: a mixed methods study

Hopmans, W., Damman, O. C., Senan, S., Hartemink, K. J., Smit, E. F. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2015, In : BMC Cancer. 15, p. 959

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Differences between pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons and radiation oncologists in deciding on the treatment of stage I non-small cell lung cancer: A binary choice experiment

Hopmans, W., Zwaan, L., Senan, S., van der Wulp, I., Damman, O. C., Hartemink, K. J., Smit, E. F. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2015, In : Radiotherapy and Oncology. 115, 3, p. 361-366

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Employees are ambivalent about health checks in the occupational setting

Damman, O. C., van der Beek, A. J. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2015, In : Occupational Medicine. 65, 6, p. 451-458

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Genetic Screening for Disease

Henneman, L. & Timmermans, D. R. M., 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences. Oxford: Elsevier, p. 926-931

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

NIPT-based screening for Down syndrome and beyond: what do pregnant women think?

van Schendel, R. V., Dondorp, W. J., Timmermans, D. R. M., van Hugte, E. J. H., de Boer, A., Pajkrt, E., Lachmeijer, A. M. A. & Henneman, L., 2015, In : Prenatal Diagnosis. 35, 6, p. 598-604

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Somatic symptom reports in the general population: Application of a bi-factor model to the analysis of change

Porsius, J. T., Martens, A. L., Slottje, P., Claassen, L., Korevaar, J. C., Timmermans, D. R. M., Vermeulen, R. & Smid, T., 2015, In : Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 79, 5, p. 378-383

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review