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  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Qualitative research methods
  • B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
  • Ethical theory

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Interviews Medicine & Life Sciences
Netherlands Medicine & Life Sciences
Quality of Life Medicine & Life Sciences
Cues Medicine & Life Sciences
Small Cell Lung Carcinoma Medicine & Life Sciences
Construction Industry Medicine & Life Sciences
Life Style Medicine & Life Sciences
Focus Groups Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2006 2018

  • 43 Article
  • 6 Meeting Abstract
  • 2 PhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU
  • 1 Review article

Combined protein-rich diet with resistance exercise intervention to counteract sarcopenia: A qualitative study on drivers and barriers of compliance

Herrema, A. L., Westerman, M. J., Dongen, E. V. J. I., Kudla, U. & Veltkamp, M., Jan 2018, In : Journal of Aging and Physical Activity. 26, 1, p. 106-113 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review


COSMIN methodology for evaluating the content validity of patient-reported outcome measures: a Delphi study

Terwee, C. B., Prinsen, C. A. C., Chiarotto, A., Westerman, M. J., Patrick, D. L., Alonso, J., Bouter, L. M., de Vet, H. C. W. & Mokkink, L. B., May 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 5, p. 1159-1170 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Delphi Technique
Sample Size
Patient Reported Outcome Measures

Experiences with the implementation of Individual Placement and Support for people with severe mental illness: A qualitative study among stakeholders

Vukadin, M., Schaafsma, F. G., Westerman, M. J., Michon, H. W. C. & Anema, J. R., 24 May 2018, In : BMC Psychiatry. 18, p. 1-9 9 p., 145

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Vocational Rehabilitation
Incentive Reimbursement
Delivery of Health Care

Tools for a systematic appraisal of integrated community-based approaches to prevent childhood obesity

Mantziki, K., Renders, C. M., Westerman, M. J., Mayer, J., Borys, J. M. & Seidell, J. C., 29 Jan 2018, In : BMC Public Health. 18, p. 1-12 12 p., 189

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Pediatric Obesity

Using plain language and adding communication technology to an existing health-related questionnaire to help generate accurate information: Qualitative study

Welbie, M., Wittink, H., Westerman, M. J., Topper, I., Snoei, J. & Deville, W. L. J. M., 23 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 20, 4, p. 1-13 13 p., e140

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Surveys and Questionnaires


Article of the year 2008

M.J. Westerman (Recipient), Tony Hak (Recipient), Mirjam A G Sprangers (Recipient), Harry J M Groen (Recipient), Gerrit van der Wal (Recipient) & Anne-Mei The (Recipient), 31 Oct 2009


response behavior
quality of life