• Principal Investigator
  • Male

Prof. dr. R.M. van Elburg MD PhD

Position: Professor
Main activities: Research
Specialisation: Early Life Nutrition
foto R.M. van Elburg is one of the AMC Principal Investigators
Focus of research:
AMC themes: Metabolic disorders and gastrointestinal diseases, Reproduction and development
Departments: Paediatrics: General Paediatrics, Paediatrics: Neonatology
Akkermans MD, Eussen SR, van der Horst-Graat JM, van Elburg RM, van Goudoever JB, Brus F, A micronutrient-fortified young-child formula improves the iron and vitamin D status of healthy young European children: a randomized, double-blind controlled trial. AM J CLIN NUTR 2017;105 (2):391-399 [PubMed]
Peila C, Emmerik NE, Giribaldi M, Stahl B, Ruitenberg JE, van Elburg RM, Moro GE, Bertino E, Coscia A, Cavallarin L, Human Milk Processing: A Systematic Review of Innovative Techniques to Ensure the Safety and Quality of Donor Milk. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2017;64 (3):353-361 [PubMed]
Twilhaar ES, de Kieviet JF, Aarnoudse-Moens CSH, van Elburg RM, Oosterlaan J, Academic performance of children born preterm: a meta-analysis and meta-regression. ARCH DIS CHILD-FETAL 2017;-:- [PubMed]
Zwittink RD, van Zoeren-Grobben D, Martin R, van Lingen RA, Groot Jebbink LJ, Boeren S, Renes IB, van Elburg RM, Belzer C, Knol J, Metaproteomics reveals functional differences in intestinal microbiota development of preterm infants. MOL CELL PROTEOMICS 2017;16 (9):1610-1620 [PubMed]
Bergström A, Kaalund SS, Skovgaard K, Andersen AD, Pakkenberg B, Rosenørn A, van Elburg RM, Thymann T, Greisen GO, Sangild PT, Limited effects of preterm birth and the first enteral nutrition on cerebellum morphology and gene expression in piglets. PHYSIOL REP 2016;4 (14):e12871 [PubMed]
Carstens LE, Westerbeek EAM, van Zwol A, van Elburg RM, Neonatal antibiotics in preterm infants and allergic disorders later in life. PEDIAT ALLERG IMM-UK 2016;27 (7):759-764 [PubMed]
Teller IC, Embleton ND, Griffin IJ, van Elburg RM, Post-discharge formula feeding in preterm infants: A systematic review mapping evidence about the role of macronutrient enrichment. CLIN NUTR 2016;35 (4):791-801 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, Bröring-Starre T, Garssen J, van Elburg RM, Neurodevelopment of Preterm Infants at 24 Months After Neonatal Supplementation of a Prebiotic Mix: A Randomized Trial. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2016;63 (2):270-276 [PubMed]
Kaandorp JJ, Benders MJNL, Schuit E, Rademaker CMA, Oudijk MA, Porath MM, Oetomo SB, Wouters MGAJ, van Elburg RM, Franssen MTM, Bos AF, de Haan TR, Boon J, de Boer IP, Rijnders RJP, Jacobs CJWFM, Scheepers LHCJ, Gavilanes DAW, Bloemenkamp KWM, Rijken M, van Meir CA, von Lindern JS, Huisjes AJM, Bakker SCMJER, Mol BWJ, Visser GHA, van Bel F, Derks JB, Maternal allopurinol administration during suspected fetal hypoxia: a novel neuroprotective intervention? A multicentre randomised placebo controlled trial. ARCH DIS CHILD-FETAL 2015;100 (3):F216-F223 [PubMed]
Keunen K, van Elburg RM, van Bel F, Benders MJNL, Impact of nutrition on brain development and its neuroprotective implications following preterm birth. PEDIATR RES 2015;77 (1-2):148-155 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP. Dietary modulation of immune related risks in preterm infants. S.l.: s.n.; 2015. 200p. ISBN 978-94-6169-716-2 Proefschrift Vrije Universiteit, Faculteit Geneeskunde. (Promotor(s): Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM; copromotor(s): Garssen J, Westerbeek EAM)
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, van der Klis FRM, Sanders EAM, Berbers GAM, van Elburg RM, Response on Pneumococcal Vaccine in Preterm Infants After Neutral and Acidic Oligosaccharides Supplementation. PEDIATR INFECT DIS J 2015;34 (9):976-982 [PubMed]
van Vliet EOG. Perinatal Outcome in preterm birth. S.l.: s.n.; 2015. 208p. ISBN 978-90-6464-950-9 Proefschrift University Utrecht, Medicine: Obstetrics and Gynecology. (Promotor(s): Franx A, van Elburg RM; copromotor(s): Oudijk MA, Nikkels PGJ)
de Kieviet JF, Heslenfeld DJ, Pouwels PJW, Lafeber HN, Vermeulen RJ, van Elburg RM, Oosterlaan J, A crucial role for white matter alterations in interference control problems of very preterm children. PEDIATR RES 2014;75 (6):731-737 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Pouwels PJW, Lafeber HN, Vermeulen RJ, van Elburg RM, Oosterlaan J, A crucial role of altered fractional anisotropy in motor problems of very preterm children. EUR J PAEDIATR NEURO 2014;18 (2):126-133 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Vuijk PJ, van den Berg A, Lafeber HN, Oosterlaan J, van Elburg RM, Glutamine effects on brain growth in very preterm children in the first year of life. CLIN NUTR 2014;33 (1):69-74 [PubMed]
Jharap B, de Boer NKH, Stokkers P, Hommes DW, Oldenburg B, Dijkstra G, van der Woude CJ, de Jong DJ, Mulder CJJ, van Elburg RM, van Bodegraven AA, Intrauterine exposure and pharmacology of conventional thiopurine therapy in pregnant patients with inflammatory bowel disease. GUT 2014;63 (3):451-457 [PubMed]
Kaandorp JJ, van den Broek MPH, Benders MJNL, Oudijk MA, Porath MM, Bambang Oetomo S, Wouters MGAJ, van Elburg R, Franssen MTM, Bos AF, Mol BWJ, Visser GHA, van Bel F, Rademaker CMA, Derks JB, Rapid target allopurinol concentrations in the hypoxic fetus after maternal administration during labour. ARCH DIS CHILD-FETAL 2014;99 (2):F144-F148 [PubMed]
LeCouffe NE, Westerbeek EAM, van Schie PEM, Schaaf VAM, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Neurodevelopmental outcome during the first year of life in preterm infants after supplementation of a prebiotic mixture in the neonatal period: a follow-up study. NEUROPEDIATRICS 2014;45 (1):22-29 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, Smits GP, van der Klis FRM, Berbers GAM, van Elburg RM, Lower transplacental antibody transport for measles, mumps, rubella and varicella zoster in very preterm infants. PLOS ONE 2014;9 (4):e94714 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF. Growing into a different brain: The outcome of very preterm birth at school age. S.l.: s.n.; 2013. 240p. ISBN 978-94-6464-658-4 Proefschrift Vrije Universiteit, Faculteit der Psychologie en Pedagogiek. (Promotor(s): Oosterlaan J, Lafeber HN; copromotor(s): van Elburg RM)
de Kieviet JF, Stoof CJJ, Geldof CJA, Smits N, Piek JP, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Oosterlaan J, The crucial role of the predictability of motor response in visuomotor deficits in very preterm children at school age. DEV MED CHILD NEUROL 2013;55 (7):624-630 [PubMed]
Luttikhuizen dos Santos ES, de Kieviet JF, Königs M, van Elburg RM, Oosterlaan J, Predictive value of the Bayley scales of infant development on development of very preterm/very low birth weight children: a meta-analysis. EARLY HUM DEV 2013;89 (7):487-496 [PubMed]
Niele N, van Zwol A, Westerbeek EAM, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Effect of non-human neutral and acidic oligosaccharides on allergic and infectious diseases in preterm infants. EUR J PEDIATR 2013;172 (3):317-323 [PubMed]
Struijs MC, Schaible T, van Elburg RM, Debauche C, te Beest H, Tibboel D, Efficacy and safety of a parenteral amino acid solution containing alanyl-glutamine versus standard solution in infants: a first-in-man randomized double-blind trial. CLIN NUTR 2013;32 (3):331-337 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, van Zwieteren N, Westerbeek EAM, Garssen J, van Elburg RM, Neonatal modulation of serum cytokine profiles by a specific mixture of anti-inflammatory neutral and acidic oligosaccharides in preterm infants. CYTOKINE 2013;64 (1):188-195 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, van der Klis FRM, Berbers GAM, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Neutral and acidic oligosaccharides supplementation does not increase the vaccine antibody response in preterm infants in a randomized clinical trial. PLOS ONE 2013;8 (8):e70904 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Neu J, Nutrition Support of Neonatal Patients at Risk for Necrotizing Enterocolitis: Response to Fallon et al (2012). JPEN-PARENTER ENTER 2013;37 (1):11 [PubMed]
van Vliet EOG, de Kieviet JF, Oosterlaan J, van Elburg RM, Perinatal infections and neurodevelopmental outcome in very preterm and very low-birth-weight infants: a meta-analysis. JAMA PEDIATR 2013;167 (7):662-668 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, Slump RA, Lafeber HN, Knol J, Georgi G, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, The effect of enteral supplementation of specific neutral and acidic oligosaccharides on the faecal microbiota and intestinal microenvironment in preterm infants. EUR J CLIN MICROBIOL 2013;32 (2):269-276 [PubMed]
de Groot-van der Mooren MD, Haak MC, Lakeman P, Cohen-Overbeek TE, van der Voorn JP, Bretschneider JH, van Elburg RM, Tracheal agenesis: approach towards this severe diagnosis. Case report and review of the literature. EUR J PEDIATR 2012;171 (3):425-431 [PubMed]
de Jong F, Monuteaux MC, van Elburg RM, Gillman MW, Belfort MB, Systematic review and meta-analysis of preterm birth and later systolic blood pressure. HYPERTENSION 2012;59 (2):226-234 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Oosterlaan J, van Zwol A, Boehm G, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Effects of neonatal enteral glutamine supplementation on cognitive, motor and behavioural outcomes in very preterm and/or very low birth weight children at school age. BRIT J NUTR 2012;108 (12):2215-2220 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Oosterlaan J, Vermeulen RJ, Pouwels PJW, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Effects of glutamine on brain development in very preterm children at school age. PEDIATRICS 2012;130 (5):e1121-e1127 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, van Elburg RM, Lafeber HN, Oosterlaan J, Attention Problems of Very Preterm Children Compared with Age-Matched Term Controls at School-Age. J PEDIATR-US 2012;161 (5):824-+ [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Zoetebier L, van Elburg RM, Vermeulen RJ, Oosterlaan J, Brain development of very preterm and very low-birthweight children in childhood and adolescence: a meta-analysis. DEV MED CHILD NEUROL 2012;54 (4):313-323 [PubMed]
Helder OK, Twisk JWR, van Goudoever JB, van Elburg RM, Skin and rectal temperature in newborns. ACTA PAEDIATR 2012;101 (5):e240-e242 [PubMed]
van Vliet EOG, de Kieviet JF, van der Voorn JP, Been JV, Oosterlaan J, van Elburg RM, Placental pathology and long-term neurodevelopment of very preterm infants. AM J OBSTET GYNECOL 2012;206 (6):489.e1-489.e7 [PubMed]
Corpeleijn WE, van Elburg RM, Kema IP, van Goudoever JB, Assessment of intestinal permeability in (premature) neonates by sugar absorption tests. METHODS MOL BIOL 2011;763:95-104 [PubMed]
Miltenburg AS, van Elburg RM, Kostense PJ, van Geijn HP, Bolte AC, Neonatal morbidity in term neonates is related to gestational age at birth and level of care. J PERINAT MED 2011;39 (5):605-610 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, van der Klis FRM, Berbers GAM, van Elburg RM, Transplacental transport of IgG antibodies to preterm infants: A review of the literature. EARLY HUM DEV 2011;87 (2):67-72 [PubMed]
van Dommelen P, van Straaten HLM, Verkerk PH [Contributors: van Straaten HLM, Verkerk PH, Baerts W, van Elburg RM, Kok JH, Steiner K, de Vries LS, Sprij AJ, Gavilanes AWD, Lopriori E, Bos AF, de Kleine MJK, Weisglas-Kuperus N]] , Ten-year quality assurance of the nationwide hearing screening programme in Dutch neonatal intensive care units. ACTA PAEDIATR 2011;100 (8):1097-1103 [PubMed]
van Zwol A, Moll HA, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, Glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition in very low birthweight infants and allergic and infectious diseases at 6 years of age. PAEDIATR PERINAT EP 2011;25 (1):60-66 [PubMed]
van Zwol A, Neu J, van Elburg RM, Long-term effects of neonatal glutamine-enriched nutrition in very-low-birth-weight infants. NUTR REV 2011;69 (1):2-8 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM. Enteral supplementation of neutral and acidic oligosaccharides in preterm infants. S.l.: s.n.; 2011. 244p. ISBN ISBN 978-94-6169-138-5 Proefschrift Vrije Universiteit, Faculteit Geneeskunde. (Promotor(s): Lafeber HN, Fetter WPF; copromotor(s): van Elburg RM)
Westerbeek EAM, Hensgens RL, Mihatsch WA, Boehm G, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, The effect of neutral and acidic oligosaccharides on stool viscosity, stool frequency and stool pH in preterm infants. ACTA PAEDIATR 2011;100 (11):1426-1431 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, Mørch E, Lafeber HN, Fetter WPF, Twisk JWR, van Elburg RM, Effect of neutral and acidic oligosaccharides on fecal IL-8 and fecal calprotectin in preterm infants. PEDIATR RES 2011;69 (3):255-258 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, van den Berg A, Lafeber HN, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, The effect of enteral supplementation of a prebiotic mixture of non-human milk galacto-, fructo- and acidic oligosaccharides on intestinal permeability in preterm infants. BRIT J NUTR 2011;105 (2):268-274 [PubMed]
Boomsma JMF, van Lingen RA, van Eyck J, Tamminga P, Kollen BJ, van Elburg RM, Short- and long-term outcome of infants born after maternal (pre)-eclampsia, HELLP syndrome and thrombophilia: a retrospective, cohort study. EUR J OBSTET GYN R B 2010;153 (1):47-51 [PubMed]
Brouwers AGA, van Elburg RM, Beek AM, Rammeloo LAJ, Negative delayed-enhancement magnetic resonance imaging of the heart suggests a diagnosis of neonatal transient myocardial ischaemia. ACTA PAEDIATR 2010;99 (11):1744-1747 [PubMed]
Kaandorp JJ, Benders MJNL, Rademaker CMA, Torrance HL, Oudijk MA, de Haan TR, Bloemenkamp KWM, Rijken M, van Pampus MG, Bos AF, Porath MM, Bambang Oetomo S, Willekes C, Gavilanes AD, Wouters MGAJ, van Elburg RM, Huisjes AJM, Bakker SCMJER, van Meir CA, von Lindern J, Boon J, de Boer IP, Rijnders RJP, Jacobs CJWFM, Uiterwaal CSPM, Mol BWJ, Visser GHA, van Bel F, Derks JB, Antenatal allopurinol for reduction of birth asphyxia induced brain damage (ALLO-Trial); a randomized double blind placebo controlled multicenter study. BMC PREGNANCY CHILDB 2010;10 (1):8 [PubMed]
Romer PJM, Smink HJC, van Elburg RM, Ethische besprekingen op de afdeling Neonatologie. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2010;154:A1246 [PubMed]
Tanger HL, van den Berg A, Bolte AC, van Elburg RM, Minder neonatale morbiditeit na electieve sectio caesarea vanaf een amenorroeduur van 39 weken. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2010;154:A1201 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, Berbers GAM, van Gageldonk PGM, van der Klis FRM, van Elburg RM, Transplacental transport of IgG antibodies specific for pertussis, diphtheria, tetanus, haemophilus influenzae type b, and Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C is lower in preterm compared with term infants. PEDIATR INFECT DIS J 2010;29 (9):801-805 [PubMed]
van der Schoor SRD, Schierbeek H, Bet PM, Vermeulen MJ, Lafeber HN, van Goudoever JB, van Elburg RM, Majority of dietary glutamine is utilized in first pass in preterm infants. PEDIATR RES 2010;67 (2):194-199 [PubMed]
van Dommelen P, Mohangoo AD, Verkerk PH, van der Ploeg CPB, van Straaten HLM [Contributors: van Straaten HLM, Verkerk PH, Baerts W, van Elburg RM, de Kleine MJK, Kok JH, Steiner K, de Vries LS, Weisglas-Kuperus N, Sprij AJ, Lopriori E, Brokx J, Gavilanes AWD, Bos AF]] , Risk indicators for hearing loss in infants treated in different neonatal intensive care units. ACTA PAEDIATR 2010;99 (3):344-349 [PubMed]
van Zwol A, van den Berg A, Knol J, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, Intestinal microbiota in allergic and nonallergic 1-year-old very low birth weight infants after neonatal glutamine supplementation. ACTA PAEDIATR 2010;99 (12):1868-1874 [PubMed]
Voogdt KGJA, Morrison AC, Wood FE, van Elburg RM, Wyllie JP, A randomised, simulated study assessing auscultation of heart rate at birth. RESUSCITATION 2010;81 (8):1000-1003 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Prebiotic effect of lactulose in preterm infants. J PEDIATR-US 2010;157 (2):347 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, van den Berg JP, Lafeber HN, Fetter WPF, Boehm G, Twisk JWR, van Elburg RM, Neutral and acidic oligosaccharides in preterm infants: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. AM J CLIN NUTR 2010;91 (3):679-686 [PubMed]
Ashtiani N, Hagmolen of ten Have W , Vreede WT, Vogt WPH, van Elburg RM, Respiratoire complicaties bij vroege electieve sectio caesarea. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2009;153:A57 [PubMed]
Klooker TK, Braak B, Painter RC, de Rooij SR, van Elburg RM, van den Wijngaard RM, Roseboom TJ, Boeckxstaens GE, Exposure to Severe Wartime Conditions in Early Life Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Population-Based Cohort Study. AM J GASTROENTEROL 2009;104 (9):2250-2256 [PubMed]
Laarman ARC, van Elburg RM, Diagnose in beeld (406). Een neonaat met obstructieve ademhaling. Solitary median maxillary central incisor'-syndroom. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2009;153 (7):281 [PubMed]
Udink ten Cate FEA, ten Hove CH, Nix WMLE, de Vries JIP, van de Loosdrecht AA, van Elburg RM, Transient Neonatal Myelosuppression after Fetal Exposure to Maternal Chemotherapy. NEONATOLOGY 2009;95 (1):80-85 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, Vermeij L, van Zwol A, van den Brink GR, Twisk JW, Nieuwenhuis EE, Fetter WP, Cytokine Responses in Very Low Birth Weight Infants Receiving Glutamine-enriched Enteral Nutrition. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2009;48 (1):94-101 [PubMed]
van Zwol A, van den Berg A, Nieuwenhuis EES, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, Cytokine profiles in 1-yr-old very low-birth-weight infants after enteral glutamine supplementation in the neonatal period. PEDIAT ALLERG IMM-UK 2009;20 (5):467-470 [PubMed]
Visser DH, van Baren R, Go ATJJ, van Elburg RM, Congenital perineal hamartoma in a neonate of a mother with Crohn's disease. BMJ CASE REP 2009;2009:bcr05.2009.1919 [PubMed]
Wessels R, Sleeboom C, de Vries JIP, van Elburg RM, Shoulder dislocation in a very-low-birth-weight infant: case report and review of the literature. J PEDIATR SURG 2009;44 (12):e19-e20 [PubMed]
Klink DT, van Elburg RM, Schreurs MWJ, van Well GTJ, Rituximab administration in third trimester of pregnancy suppresses neonatal B-cell development. CLIN DEV IMMUNOL 2008;2008:271363 [PubMed]
Lafeber HN, Westerbeek EAM, van den Berg A, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, Nutritional factors influencing infections in preterm infants. J NUTR 2008;138 (9):1813S-1817S [PubMed]
Oudshoorn AMJ, van den Dungen FAM, Bach KP, Koomen I, Fetter WPF, Catsburg A, Savelkoul PHM, van Elburg RM, Mannose-binding lectin in term newborns and their mothers: genotypic and phenotypic relationship. HUM IMMUNOL 2008;69 (6):344-348 [PubMed]
Richir MC, van Leeuwen PAM, van den Berg A, Wessels R, Twisk JWR, Rauwerda JA, Teerlink T, de Vries TPGM, van Elburg RM, Plasma ADMA concentrations at birth and mechanical ventilation in preterm infants: a prospective pilot study. PEDIATR PULM 2008;43 (12):1161-1166 [PubMed]
ten Hove CH, Zijlstra-Baalbergen JM, Comans EFI, van Elburg RM, An unusual hotspot in a young woman with Hodgkin's lymphoma. HAEMATOLOGICA 2008;93 (1):e14-e15 [PubMed]
van der Zwet WC, Catsburg A, van Elburg RM, Savelkoul PHM, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CMJE, Mannose-binding lectin (MBL) genotype in relation to risk of nosocomial infection in pre-term neonates in the neonatal intensive care unit. CLIN MICROBIOL INFEC 2008;14 (2):130-135 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Minder keizersneden wegens stuitligging dankzij geprotocolleerde uitwendige versie in een speciaal spreekuur. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2008;152 (36):1993; author reply 1993 [PubMed]
van Kempen AAMW, van Elburg RM, Begeleiding rondom de zwangerschap van vrouwen met diabetes mellitus type 2. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2008;152 (20):1178-1179 [PubMed]
van Zwol A, van den Berg A, Huisman J, Vermeulen RJ, Fetter WP, Twisk JWR, van Elburg RM, Neurodevelopmental outcomes of very low-birth-weight infants after enteral glutamine supplementation in the neonatal period. ACTA PAEDIATR 2008;97 (5):562-567 [PubMed]
Voogdt KGJA, Vermeulen RJ, Verbeke JIML, Wijnaendts LCD, van Elburg RM, MRI post mortem bij pasgeborenen bij wie obductie niet wordt toegestaan. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2008;152 (22):1287-1291 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, van Elburg RM, van den Berg A, van den Berg J, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, Lafeber HN, Design of a randomised controlled trial on immune effects of acidic and neutral oligosaccharides in the nutrition of preterm infants: carrot study. BMC PEDIATR 2008;8:46 [PubMed]
Gemke RJBJ, Weeteling B, van Elburg RM, Resuscitation competencies in paediatric specialist registrars. POSTGRAD MED J 2007;83 (978):265-267 [PubMed]
Richir MC, Siroen MPC, van Elburg RM, Fetter WPF, Quik F, Nijveldt RJ, Heij HA, Smit BJ, Teerlink T, van Leeuwen PAM, Low plasma concentrations of arginine and asymmetric dimethylarginine in premature infants with necrotizing enterocolitis. BRIT J NUTR 2007;97 (5):906-911 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, Westerbeek EAM, van der Linde EGM, Knol J, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, The effect of glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition on intestinal microflora in very low birth weight infants: a randomized controlled trial. CLIN NUTR 2007;26 (4):430-439 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Zwol A, Moll HA, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, Glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition in very low-birth-weight infants. ARCH PEDIAT ADOL MED 2007;161 (11):1095-1101 [PubMed]
de Boer NKH, Jarbandhan SVA, de Graaf P, Mulder CJJ, van Elburg RM, van Bodegraven AA, Azathioprine use during pregnancy: Unexpected intrauterine exposure to metabolites. AM J GASTROENTEROL 2006;101 (6):1390-1392 [PubMed]
Siroen MPC, Teerlink T, Bolte AC, van Elburg RM, Richir MC, Nijveldt RJ, van der Hoven B, van Leeuwen PAM, No compensatory upregulation of placental dimethylarginine dimethylaminohydrolase activity in preeclampsia. GYNECOL OBSTET INVES 2006;62 (1):7-13 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, Fetter WPF, Westerbeek EAM, van der Vegt IM, van der Molen HRA, van Elburg RM, The effect of glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition on intestinal permeability in very-low-birth-weight infants: A randomized controlled trial. JPEN-PARENTER ENTER 2006;30 (5):408-414 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Verzoek tot sectio caesarea ook zonder indicatie inwilligen?. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2006;150 (30):1702-3; author reply 1703 [PubMed]
Westerbeek EAM, van den Berg A, Lafeber HN, Knol J, Fetter WPF, van Elburg RM, The intestinal bacterial colonisation in preterm infants: A review of the literature. CLIN NUTR 2006;25 (3):361-368 [PubMed]
de Boer NKH, van Elburg RM, Wilhelm AJ, Remmink AJ, van Vugt JMG, Mulder CJJ, van Bodegraven AA, 6-Thioguanine for Crohn's disease during pregnancy: Thiopurine metabolite measurements in both mother and child. SCAND J GASTROENTERO 2005;40 (11):1374-1377 [PubMed]
Lequin MH, Vermeulen JR, van Elburg RM, Barkhof F, Kornelisse RF, Swarte R, Govaert PP, Bacillus cereus meningoencephalitis in preterm infants: Neuroimaging characteristics. AM J NEURORADIOL 2005;26 (8):2137-2143 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, Teerlink T, Lafeber HN, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, A Randomized controlled trial of enteral glutamine supplementation in very low birth weight infants: Plasma amino acid concentrations. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2005;41 (1):66-71 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, Westerbeek EAM, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, Glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition in very-low-birth-weight infants and effects on feeding tolerance and infectious morbidity: a randomized controlled trial. AM J CLIN NUTR 2005;81 (6):1397-1404 [PubMed]
van der Zwet WC, Kaiser AM, van Elburg RM, Berkhof J, Fetter WPF, Parlevliet GA, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CMJE, Nosocomial infections in a Dutch neonatal intensive care unit: surveillance study with definitions for infection specifically adapted for neonates. J HOSP INFECT 2005;61 (4):300-311 [PubMed]
Nix WMLE, van Elburg RM, Westerveld GJ, Verbeke JIML, Gemke RJBJ, Koorts, hoesten en/of piepen bij jonge kinderen: vergeet het corpus alienum niet. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2004;148 (34):1661-1665 [PubMed]
Snijders C, Verbeke JI, van Elburg RM, Diagnose in beeld (182). Een zuigeling met een knik in het onderbeen. Posterior bowing van tibia en fibula. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2004;148 (13):617 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, Twisk JWR, Fetter WPF, Glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition in very low birth weight infants. Design of a double-blind randomised controlled trial [ISRCTN73254583]. BMC PEDIATR 2004;4:17 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, ten Hove CH, Wilmink JW, de Vries JI, Zwangerschap en chemotherapie; een schijnbare tegenstelling. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2004;148 (21):1064 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, van den Berg A, Bunkers CM, van Lingen RA, Smink EWA, van Eyck J, Fetter WPF, Minimal enteral feeding, fetal blood flow pulsatility, and postnatal intestinal permeability in preterm infants with intrauterine growth retardation. ARCH DIS CHILD 2004;89 (4):F293-F296 [PubMed]
Hruda J, Rothuis EGM, van Elburg RM, Sobotka-Plojhar MA, Fetter WPF, Echocardiographic assessment of preload conditions does not help at the neonatal intensive care unit. AM J PERINAT 2003;20 (6):297-303 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Douwes AC, Gunstige invloed van een standaardeliminatiedieet op het gedrag van jonge kinderen met aandachtstekort-hyperactiviteitstoornis (ADHD), een verkennend onderzoek. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2003;147 (13):630-1; author reply 631 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Fetter WPF, Bunkers CM, Heymans HSA, Intestinal permeability in relation to birth weight and gestational and postnatal age. ARCH DIS CHILD 2003;88 (1):52-55 [PubMed]
de Bie HMA, van Toledo-Eppinga L, Verbeke JIML, van Elburg RM, Neonatal pneumatocele as a complication of nasal continuous positive airway pressure. ARCH DIS CHILD-FETAL 2002;86 (3):F202-F203 [PubMed]
van der Zwet WC, Debets-Ossenkopp YJ, Reinders E, Kapi M, Savelkoul PHM, van Elburg RM, Hiramatsu K, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CMJE, Nosocomial spread of a Staphylococcus capitis strain with heteroresistance to vancomycin in a neonatal intensive care unit. J CLIN MICROBIOL 2002;40 (7):2520-2525 [PubMed]
van der Zwet WC, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CMJE, van Elburg RM, Cranendonk A, Zaaijer HL, Neonatal antibody titers against varicella-zoster virus in relation to gestational age, birth weight, and maternal titer. PEDIATRICS 2002;109 (1):79-85 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Kneepkens CMF, Diagnose in beeld (99). Een zuigeling met voedingsproblemen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2002;146 (31):1444 [PubMed]
Twiss IM, Burggraaf J, Schoemaker RC, van Elburg RM, den Hartigh J, Cohen AF, Vermeij P, The sugar absorption test in the evaluation of the gastrointestinal intolerance to bisphosphonates: Studies with oral pamidronate. CLIN PHARMACOL THER 2001;69 (6):431-437 [PubMed]
van den Berg A, van Elburg RM, van Geijn HP, Fetter WP, Neonatal respiratory morbidity following elective caesarean section in term infants - A 5-year retrospective study and a review of the literature. EUR J OBSTET GYN R B 2001;98 (1):9-13 [PubMed]
van den Dungen FA, van Furth AM, Fetter WP, Zaaijer HL, van Elburg RM, Fatal case of influenza B virus pneumonia in a preterm neonate. PEDIATR INFECT DIS J 2001;20 (1):82-84 [PubMed]
Uil JJ, van Elburg RM, Janssens PM, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, Sensitivity of a hyperosmolar or "low"-osmolar test solution for sugar absorption in recognizing small intestinal mucosal damage in coeliac disease. DIGEST LIVER DIS 2000;32 (3):195-200 [PubMed]
Thomasse Y, van Unen H, van Collenburg JJ, van Elburg RM, Een kind met zwelling van de oogleden en het gelaat: niet altijd allergie. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1999;143 (35):1761-1763 [PubMed]
Tredano M, van Elburg RM, Kaspers AG, Zimmermann LJ, Houdayer C, Aymard P, Hull WM, Whitsett JA, Elion J, Griese M, Bahuau M, Compound SFTPB 1549C -> GAA (121ins2) and 457delC heterozygosity in severe congenital lung disease and surfactant protein B (SP-B) deficiency. HUM MUTAT 1999;14 (6):502-509 [PubMed]
Uil JJ, van Elburg RM, van Overbeek FM, Mulder CJ, vanBerge-Henegouwen GP, Heymans HS, Clinical implications of the sugar absorption test: intestinal permeability test to assess mucosal barrier function. SCAND J GASTROENTERO 1997;223 (Suppl.):70-78 [PubMed]
George EK, Hertzberger-ten Cate R, van Suijlekom-Smit LW, von Blomberg BM, Stapel SO, van Elburg RM, Mearin ML, Juvenile chronic arthritis and coeliac disease in the Netherlands. CLIN EXP RHEUMATOL 1996;14 (5):571-575 [PubMed]
George EK, Mearin ML, Bouquet J, von Blomberg BM, Stapel SO, van Elburg RM, de Graaf EA, High frequency of celiac disease in Down syndrome. J PEDIATR-US 1996;128 (4):555-557 [PubMed]
George EK, Mearin ML, Bouquet J, von Blomberg BM, Stapel SO, van Elburg RM, de Graaf EA, Hertzberger-ten Cate R, van Suijlekom-Smith LW, Reeser HM, Oostdijk W, Screening for coeliac disease in Dutch children with associated diseases. ACTA PAEDIATR SUPPL 1996;412:52-53 [PubMed]
Uil JJ, van Elburg RM, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, The value of the D-xylose test compared with the differential sugar absorption test in recognizing coeliac disease. NETH J MED 1996;49 (2):68-72 [PubMed]
Uil JJ, van Elburg RM, van Overbeek FM, Meyer JW, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, Follow-up of treated coeliac patients: Sugar absorption test and intestinal biopsies compared. EUR J GASTROEN HEPAT 1996;8 (3):219-223 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Uil JJ, van Aalderen WM, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, Intestinal permeability in exocrine pancreatic insufficiency due to cystic fibrosis or chronic pancreatitis. PEDIATR RES 1996;39 (6):985-991 [PubMed]
van Spronsen FJ, de Langen ZJ, van Elburg RM, Kimpen JL, Appendicitis in an eleven-year-old boy complicated by thrombosis of the portal and superior mesenteric veins. PEDIATR INFECT DIS J 1996;15 (10):910-912 [PubMed]
Vrtel R, Verhoef S, Bouman K, Maheshwar MM, Nellist M, van Essen AJ, Bakker PL, Hermans CJ, Bink-Boelkens MT, van Elburg RM, Hoff M, Lindhout D, Sampson J, Halley DJ, van den Ouweland AM, Identification of a nonsense mutation at the 5' end of the TSC2 gene in a family with a presumptive diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis complex. J MED GENET 1996;33 (1):47-51 [PubMed]
Olsder NK, van Elburg RM, van Rijn M, van Voorst Vader PC, de Monchy JG, Heymans HS, Gestandaardiseerde multidisciplinaire diagnostiek van koemelkeiwitallergie bij kinderen. Werkgroep Koemelkeiwitallergie van het Academisch Ziekenhuis Groningen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1995;139 (33):1690-1694 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Uil JJ, Kokke FT, Mulder AM, van de Broek WG, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, REPEATABILITY OF THE SUGAR ABSORPTION TEST, USING LACTULOSE AND MANNITOL, FOR MEASURING INTESTINAL PERMEABILITY FOR SUGARS. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 1995;20 (2):184-188 [PubMed]
Kokke FT, van Elburg RM, van Overbeek FM, Heymans HS, Een nieuwe koek, vrij van koemelkeiwit, kippeëi-eiwit, lactose en gluten, voor kinderen met voedselovergevoeligheid. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1994;138 (51):2549-2552 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Heymans HS, de Monchy JG, Effect of disodiumcromoglycate on intestinal permeability changes and clinical response during cow's milk challenge. PEDIAT ALLERG IMM-UK 1993;4 (2):79-85 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Kokke FT, Uil JJ, Mulder CJ, de Monchy JG, Heymans HS, Meting van de selectieve darmpermeabiliteit met een nieuwe, eenvoudige suikerabsorptietest. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1993;137 (41):2091-2095 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Uil JJ, Mulder CJ, Heymans HS, INTESTINAL PERMEABILITY IN PATIENTS WITH CELIAC-DISEASE AND RELATIVES OF PATIENTS WITH CELIAC-DISEASE. GUT 1993;34 (3):354-357 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, de Monchy JG, Heymans HS, Voedsel als oorzaak van atopisch eczeem bij jonge kinderen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1992;136 (28):1329-1332 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Henar EL, Bijleveld CM, Prins TR, Heymans HS, VASCULAR COMPROMISE PRIOR TO INTESTINAL MANIFESTATIONS OF CROHNS-DISEASE IN A 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 1992;14 (1):97-100 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Uil JJ, de Monchy JG, Heymans HS, Intestinal permeability in pediatric gastroenterology. SCAND J GASTROENTERO 1992;194 (Suppl.):19-24 [PubMed]
Visser G, van Elburg RM, Toet AE, van Luijk HJ, De behandeling van een adderbeet bij kinderen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1992;136 (12):569-571 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Douwes AC, Voedseladditiva en hyperactief gedrag bij kinderen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1991;135 (2):60-63 [PubMed]
van Elburg RM, Honnebier WJ, Een primair slijmvormend adenocarcinoom van de appendix met dubbelzijdige Krukenbergtumor. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1990;134 (10):498-500 [PubMed]
Key publications

de Kieviet JF, Oosterlaan J, Vermeulen RJ, Pouwels PJW, Lafeber HN, van Elburg RM, Effects of glutamine on brain development in very preterm children at school age. PEDIATRICS 2012;130 (5):e1121-e1127 [PubMed]
van Vliet EOG, de Kieviet JF, Oosterlaan J, van Elburg RM, Perinatal infections and neurodevelopmental outcome in very preterm and very low-birth-weight infants: a meta-analysis. JAMA PEDIATR 2013;167 (7):662-668 [PubMed]
de Kieviet JF, Vuijk PJ, van den Berg A, Lafeber HN, Oosterlaan J, van Elburg RM, Glutamine effects on brain growth in very preterm children in the first year of life. CLIN NUTR 2014;33 (1):69-74 [PubMed]
Teller IC, Embleton ND, Griffin IJ, van Elburg RM, Post-discharge formula feeding in preterm infants: A systematic review mapping evidence about the role of macronutrient enrichment. CLIN NUTR 2016;35 (4):791-801 [PubMed]
van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, van der Klis FRM, Berbers GAM, van Elburg RM, Transplacental transport of IgG antibodies to preterm infants: A review of the literature. EARLY HUM DEV 2011;87 (2):67-72 [PubMed]


All Publications

Research programmes

Early Life Nutrition

Faculty
Prof. dr. R.M. van Elburg MD PhD (Nutricia Research Utrecht)

PhD Students
E. Kontopodi
T. Martins Garcia
M. Navis
B.C. Oosterloo
A.M.J. Oudshoorn
Drs. L.M. Hortensius (University Utrecht)
E.S. Twilhaar MSc (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

Prof. dr. J.B. van Goudoever MD PhD (Nutrition and Growth)

Other research related activities
  • None reported
Current research funding
  • Nutricia Research B.V.