Rudi GJ Westendorp

Rudi GJ Westendorp

Professor

Member of:

  • Web: Center for Healthy Aging

  • Web Track 3: Individualized health


  1. Published

    Growth hormone secretion is diminished and tightly controlled in humans enriched for familial longevity

    van der Spoel, E., Jansen, S. W., Akintola, A. A., Ballieux, B. E., Cobbaert, C. M., Slagboom, P. E., Blauw, G. J., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Pijl, H., Roelfsema, F. & van Heemst, D., Dec 2016, In : Aging Cell. 15, 6, p. 1126–1131 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    HMG-coenzyme A reductase inhibition, type 2 diabetes, and bodyweight: evidence from genetic analysis and randomised trials

    Swerdlow, D. I., Preiss, D., Kuchenbaecker, K. B., Holmes, M. V., Engmann, J. E. L., Shah, T., Sofat, R., Stender, S., Johnson, P. C. D., Scott, R. A., Leusink, M., Verweij, N., Sharp, S. J., Guo, Y., Giambartolomei, C., Chung, C., Peasey, A., Amuzu, A., Li, K., Palmen, J., Howard, P., Cooper, J. A., Drenos, F., Li, Y. R., Lowe, G., Gallacher, J., Stewart, M. C. W., Tzoulaki, I., Buxbaum, S. G., van der A, D. L., Forouhi, N. G., Onland-Moret, N. C., van der Schouw, Y. T., Schnabel, R. B., Hubacek, J. A., Kubinova, R., Baceviciene, M., Tamosiunas, A., Pajak, A., Topor-Madry, R., Stepaniak, U., Malyutina, S., Baldassarre, D., Sennblad, B., Tremoli, E., de Faire, U., Veglia, F., Ford, I., Jukema, J. W., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, de Borst, G. J., de Jong, P. A., Algra, A., Spiering, W., Maitland-van der Zee, A. H., Klungel, O. H., de Boer, A., Doevendans, P. A., Eaton, C. B., Robinson, J. G., Duggan, D., Kjekshus, J., Downs, J. R., Gotto, A. M., Keech, A. C., Marchioli, R., Tognoni, G., Sever, P. S., Poulter, N. R., Waters, D. D., Pedersen, T. R., Amarenco, P., Nakamura, H., McMurray, J. J. V., Lewsey, J. D., Chasman, D. I., Ridker, P. M., Maggioni, A. P., Tavazzi, L., Ray, K. K., Seshasai, S. R. K., Manson, J. E., Price, J. F., Whincup, P. H., Morris, R. W., Lawlor, D. A., Smith, G. D., Ben-Shlomo, Y., Schreiner, P. J., Fornage, M., Siscovick, D. S., Cushman, M., Kumari, M., Wareham, N. J., Verschuren, W. M. M., Redline, S., Patel, S. R., Whittaker, J. C., Hamsten, A., Delaney, J. A., Dale, C., Gaunt, T. R., Wong, A., Kuh, D., Hardy, R., Kathiresan, S., Castillo, B. A., van der Harst, P., Brunner, E. J., Tybjærg-Hansen, Anne, Marmot, M. G., Krauss, R. M., Tsai, M., Coresh, J., Hoogeveen, R. C., Psaty, B. M., Lange, L. A., Hakonarson, H., Dudbridge, F., Humphries, S. E., Talmud, P. J., Kivimäki, M., Timpson, N. J., Langenberg, C., Asselbergs, F. W., Voevoda, M., Bobak, M., Pikhart, H., Wilson, J. G., Reiner, A. P., Keating, B. J., Hingorani, A. D. & Sattar, N., 24 Jan 2015, In : Lancet. 385, 9965, p. 351-361 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Handgrip strength, ageing and mortality in rural Africa

    Koopman, J. J. E., van Bodegom, D., van Heemst, D. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 2015, In : Age and Ageing. 44, 3, p. 465-470 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. E-pub ahead of print

    Health care expenditure in the last five years of life is driven by morbidity, not age: A national study of spending trajectories in Danish decedents over age 65

    Hansen, Anne Vinkel, Mortensen, Laust Hvas, Trompet, S. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 2020, In : PLoS ONE. 15, 12 December, e0244061.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Published

    Heart rate variability, but not heart rate, is associated with handgrip strength and mortality in older Africans at very low cardiovascular risk: A population-based study

    Koopman, J. J. E., van Bodegom, D., Maan, A. C., Li, Z., Ziem, J. B., Westendorp, Rudi GJ & Jukema, J. W., May 2015, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 187, p. 559-561 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    High-sensitivity cardiac troponin T is associated with cognitive decline in older adults at high cardiovascular risk

    Wijsman, L. W., de Craen, A. J., Trompet, S., Sabayan, B., Muller, M., Stott, D. J., Ford, I., Welsh, P., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Jukema, J. W., Sattar, N. & Mooijaart, S. P., Sep 2016, In : European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. 23, 13, p. 1383-1392 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    How is Change in Physical Health Status Reflected by Reports of Nurses and Older People Themselves?

    Puvill, T., Lindenberg, J., Slaets, J. P. J., de Craen, A. J. M. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 1 Apr 2017, In : Journals of Gerontology. Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical Sciences. 72, 4, p. 579–585 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    How older persons explain why they became victims of abuse

    Mysyuk, Y., Westendorp, Rudi GJ & Lindenberg, J., 5 Dec 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 5, p. 696-702 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Human longevity is characterised by high thyroid stimulating hormone secretion without altered energy metabolism

    Jansen, S. W., Akintola, A. A., Roelfsema, F., van der Spoel, E., Cobbaert, C. M., Ballieux, B. E., Egri, P., Kvarta-Papp, Z., Gereben, B., Fekete, C., Slagboom, P. E., van der Grond, J., Demeneix, B. A., Pijl, H., Westendorp, Rudi GJ & van Heemst, D., 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 11 p., 11525 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Hypertension treatment for older people-navigating between Scylla and Charybdis

    Conroy, S. P., Westendorp, Rudi GJ & Witham, M. D., 2018, In : Age and Ageing. 47, 4, p. 505-508 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Impact of Thyroid Hormone Therapy on Atherosclerosis in the Elderly With Subclinical Hypothyroidism: A Randomized Trial

    Blum, M. R., Gencer, B., Adam, L., Feller, M., Collet, T., da Costa, B. R., Moutzouri, E., Dopheide, J., Depairon, M., Sykiotis, G. P., Kearney, P., Gussekloo, J., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Stott, D. J., Bauer, D. C. & Rodondi, N., 2018, In : The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 103, 8, p. 2988-2997 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. Published

    Impact of Thyroid Hormone Therapy on Bone Health in Older Adults with Subclinical Hypothyroidism: a Randomized Clinical Trial

    Rodriguez, E. G., Lowe, A. L., Del Giovane, C., Feller, M., Kearney, P., Gussekloo, J., Mooijaart, S. P., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Stott, D. J., Aeberli, D., Bauer, D., Hans, D. & Rodondi, N., 2018, In : Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. 33, p. 317-318 2 p., 1223.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  13. Published

    Impact of physical and mental health on life satisfaction in old age: a population based observational study

    Puvill, T., Lindenberg, J., de Craen, A. J. M., Slaets, J. P. J. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 25 Nov 2016, In : B M C Geriatrics. 16, p. 1-9 9 p., 194.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Inflammation in older subjects with early- and late-onset depression in the NESDO study: a cross-sectional and longitudinal case-only design

    Rozing, Maarten Pieter, Veerhuis, R., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Eikelenboom, P., Stek, M., Marijnissen, R. M., Oude Voshaar, R. C., Comijs, H. C. & van Exel, E., Jan 2019, In : Psychoneuroendocrinology. 99, p. 20-27 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. International variation in GP treatment strategies for subclinical hypothyroidism in older adults: a case-based survey

    den Elzen, W. P. J., Lefèbre-van de Fliert, A. A., Virgini, V., Mooijaart, S. P., Frey, P., Kearney, P. M., Kerse, N., Mallen, C. D., McCarthy, V. J. C., Muth, C., Rosemann, T., Russell, A., Schers, H., Stott, D. J., de Waal, M. W. M., Warner, A., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Rodondi, N. & Gussekloo, J., Feb 2015, In : British Journal of General Practice. 65, 631, p. e121-132 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Interrelationships Between Pituitary Hormones as Assessed From 24-hour Serum Concentrations in Healthy Older Subjects

    van der Spoel, E., Roelfsema, F., Akintola, A. A., Jansen, S. W., Slagboom, P. E., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Blauw, G. J., Pijl, H. & van Heemst, D., 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. 105, 4, p. e1201–e1214 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. Published

    Intrinsic and extrinsic mortality reunited

    Koopman, J. J. E., Wensink, M. J., Rozing, M. P., van Bodegom, D. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Jul 2015, In : Experimental Gerontology. 67, p. 48-53 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Is there evidence for a limit to human lifespan?

    Rozing, Maarten Pieter, Kirkwood, T. B. L. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 29 Jun 2017, In : Nature. 546, 7660, p. E11-E12 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    LDL cholesterol still a problem in old age? A Mendelian randomization study

    Postmus, I., Deelen, J., Sedaghat, S., Trompet, S., de Craen, A. J., Heijmans, B. T., Franco, O. H., Hofman, A., Dehghan, A., Slagboom, P. E., Westendorp, Rudi GJ & Jukema, J. W., 2015, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 44, 2, p. 604-612 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Listening to the voices of abused older people: should we classify system abuse?

    Mysyuk, Y., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Biggs, S. & Lindenberg, J., 2015, In : B M J (Online). 350, h2697.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleCommunication

  21. Published

    Long-term exposure to air pollution and stroke incidence: A Danish Nurse cohort study

    Amini, Heresh, Dehlendorff, Christian, Lim, Youn-Hee, Mehta, Amar Jayant, Jørgensen, Jeanette Therming, Mortensen, Laust Hvas, Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Hoffmann, B., Loft, Steffen, Cole-Hunter, Tom, Bräuner, E. V., Ketzel, M., Hertel, O., Brandt, J., Solvang Jensen, S., Christensen, J. H., Geels, C., Frohn, L. M., Backalarz, C., Simonsen, M. K. & Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic, 2020, In : Environment International. 142, 8 p., 105891.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Long-term exposure to low levels of air pollution and mortality adjusting for road traffic noise: A Danish Nurse Cohort study

    So, Rina, Jørgensen, Jeanette Therming, Lim, Youn-Hee, Mehta, Amar Jayant, Amini, Heresh, Mortensen, Laust Hvas, Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Ketzel, M., Hertel, O., Brandt, J., Christensen, J. H., Geels, C., Frohn, L. M., Sisgaard, T., Bräuner, E. V., Jensen, S. S., Backalarz, C., Simonsen, M. K., Loft, Steffen, Cole-Hunter, Tom & Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic, 2020, In : Environment International. 143, 11 p., 105983.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Men Have a Stronger Monocyte-Derived Cytokine Production Response upon Stimulation with the Gram-Negative Stimulus Lipopolysaccharide than Women: A Pooled Analysis Including 15 Study Populations

    Beenakker, K. G. M., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, de Craen, A. J. M., Chen, S., Raz, Y., Ballieux, B. E. P. B., Nelissen, R. G. H. H., Later, A. F. L., Huizinga, T. W., Slagboom, P. E., Boomsma, D. I. & Maier, A. B., 2020, In : Journal of Innate Immunity. 12, p. 142-153 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies of HDL cholesterol response to statins

    Postmus, I., Warren, H. R., Trompet, S., Arsenault, B. J., Avery, C. L., Bis, J. C., Chasman, D. I., de Keyser, C. E., Deshmukh, H. A., Evans, D. S., Feng, Q., Li, X., Smit, R. A. J., Smith, A. V., Sun, F., Taylor, K. D., Arnold, A. M., Barnes, M. R., Barratt, B. J., Betteridge, J., Boekholdt, S. M., Boerwinkle, E., Buckley, B. M., Chen, Y. I., de Craen, A. J. M., Cummings, S. R., Denny, J. C., Dubé, M. P., Durrington, P. N., Eiriksdottir, G., Ford, I., Guo, X., Harris, T. B., Heckbert, S. R., Hofman, A., Hovingh, G. K., Kastelein, J. J. P., Launer, L. J., Liu, C., Liu, Y., Lumley, T., McKeigue, P. M., Munroe, P. B., Neil, A., Nickerson, D. A., Nyberg, F., O'Brien, E., O'Donnell, C. J., Post, W., Poulter, N., Vasan, R. S., Rice, K., Rich, S. S., Rivadeneira, F., Sattar, N., Sever, P., Shaw-Hawkins, S., Shields, D. C., Slagboom, P. E., Smith, N. L., Smith, J. D., Sotoodehnia, N., Stanton, A., Stott, D. J., Stricker, B. H., Stürmer, T., Uitterlinden, A. G., Wei, W., Westendorp, Rudi GJ, Whitsel, E. A., Wiggins, K. L., Wilke, R. A., Ballantyne, C. M., Colhoun, H. M., Cupples, L. A., Franco, O. H., Gudnason, V., Hitman, G., Palmer, C. N. A., Psaty, B. M., Ridker, P. M., Stafford, J. M., Stein, C. M., Tardif, J., Caulfield, M. J., Jukema, J. W., Rotter, J. I. & Krauss, R. M., Dec 2016, In : Journal of Medical Genetics. 53, 12, p. 835-845 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. Published

    New horizons: Reablement - supporting older people towards independence

    Aspinal, F., Glasby, J., Rostgaard, T., Tuntland, H. & Westendorp, Rudi GJ, 5 Sep 2016, In : Age and Ageing. 45, 5, p. 574-578 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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