M.M. Tabbers MD PhD

Medical Specialist
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Pediatric gastroenterologist
Focus of research
  1. Pediatric intestinal failure / Home parenteral nutrition
  2. Evidence based guideline development
  3. Functional gastrointestinal diseases
Key publications
  • van der Pol Rachel, Langendam Miranda, Benninga Marc, van Wijk Michiel, Tabbers Merit Efficacy and safety of histamine-2 receptor antagonists JAMA pediatrics 2014;168 (10):947-954 [PubMed]
  • Rosen Rachel, Vandenplas Yvan, Singendonk Maartje, Michael Cabana, Carlo Di Lorenzo, Gottrand Frederic, Sandeep Gupta, Miranda Langendam, Annamaria Staiano, Nikhil Thapar, Tipnis Neelesh, Tabbers Merit Pediatric Gastroesophageal Reflux Clinical Practice Guidelines: Joint Recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition and the European Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition 2018;66 (3):516-554 [PubMed]
  • Tabbers M. M., Dilorenzo C., Berger M. Y., Faure C., Langendam M. W., Nurko S., Staiano A., Vandenplas Y., Benninga M. A. Evaluation and treatment of functional constipation in infants and children: evidence-based recommendations from ESPGHAN and NASPGHAN Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition 2014;58 (2):258-274 [PubMed]
  • van Oers Hedy A., Haverman Lotte, Olieman Joanne F., Neelis Esther G., Jonkers-Schuitema Cora F., Grootenhuis Martha A., Tabbers Merit M. Health-related quality of life, anxiety, depression and distress of mothers and fathers of children on Home parenteral nutrition Clinical nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland) 2019;38 (4):1905-1912 [PubMed]
  • Singendonk Maartje M. J., Brink Anna J., Steutel Nina F., van Etten-Jamaludin Faridi S., van Wijk Michiel P., Benninga Marc A., Tabbers Merit M. Variations in Definitions and Outcome Measures in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Systematic Review Pediatrics 2017;140 (2):e20164166 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. M.A. Benninga PhD (Functional Gastro-intestinal Disorders in Childhood)

Current research funding
  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation