Dr. A.G. van Wassenaer-Leemhuis

Scientific staff member (UD)
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Child development after high risk pregnancy
Focus of research

Child health, growth and development after high risk pregnancies, especially very preterm birth. Evaluation of diseases and treatment policies during the neonatal period and during pregnancy .

Key publications
  • La Gamma EF, van Wassenaer AG, Ares S, Golombek SG, Kok JH, Quero J, Hong T, Rahbar MH, de Escobar GM, Fisher DA, Paneth N, Phase 1 trial of 4 thyroid hormone regimens for transient hypothyroxinemia in neonates of <28 weeks' gestation. PEDIATRICS 2009;124 (2):e258-e268 [PubMed]
  • van Wassenaer AG, Kok JH, de Vijlder JJ, Briët JM, Smit BJ, Tamminga P , van Baar A, Dekker FW, Vulsma T, Effects of thyroxine supplementation on neurologic development in infants born at less than 30 weeks' gestation. NEW ENGL J MED 1997;336 (1):21-26 [PubMed]
  • Beukers F, Cranendonk A, de Vries JIP, Wolf H, Lafeber HN, Vriesendorp HC, Ganzevoort W, van Wassenaer-Leemhuis AG, Catch-up growth in children born growth restricted to mothers with hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. ARCH DIS CHILD 2013;98 (1):30-35 [PubMed]
  • Geldof CJ, Oosterlaan J, Vuijk PJ, de Vries MJ, Kok JH, van Wassenaer-Leemhuis AG, Visual sensory and perceptive functioning in 5-year-old very preterm/very-low-birthweight children. DEV MED CHILD NEUROL 2014;56 (9):862-868 [PubMed]
  • van Hus JWP, Jeukens-Visser M, Koldewijn K, Geldof CJA, Kok JH, Nollet F, van Wassenaer-Leemhuis AG, Sustained developmental effects of the infant behavioral assessment and intervention program in very low birth weight infants at 5.5 years corrected age. J PEDIATR-US 2013;162 (6):1112-1119 [PubMed]
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