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dr. T. (Tim) Takken

Associate Professor

  • Activity&Health sectie exercise

dr. T. (Tim) Takken

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Biography

TIM TAKKEN MSc PhD is a medical exercise physiologist and associate professor in pediatrics at the Wilhemina Children’s Hospital of the University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands. He has a special interest in clinical pediatric exercise physiology.

He is currently director of the Clinical Exercise Testing Laboratory in the Wilhemina Children’s Hospital, Utrecht. Further he is the chair of the Dutch chapter of CPX international, boardmember of the European Group of Pediatric Work Physiology and the  Principal Investigator for the Dutch Physical Activity Report Card for Children. Dr Takken published over 220 peer-reviewed papers and authored 4 books.

Research Output (468)

Editorial:Exercise in Pediatric Medicine

Takken Tim 16 sep 2020, In: Frontiers in Pediatrics. 8 , p. 476

Determinants of physical activity in young wheelchair-users with spina bifida

Bloemen Manon A T, Takken Tim, de Groot Janke F, Kruitwagen Cas L J J, Rooks Rosanne A, van den Berg-Emons Rita H J G, Backx Frank J G 17 aug 2020, In: Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 52

Results from the Netherlands' 2018 Report Card and Report Card<sup>+</sup> on physical activity for children and youth with and without chronic medical condition

Takken T., de Jong N., Duijf M., van den Berg S., Wendel-Vos W., aug 2020, In: Public Health. 185 , p. 161-166 6 p.

6-Minute Push Test in Youth Who Have Spina Bifida and Who Self-Propel a Wheelchair:Reliability and Physiologic Response

Damen Karlijn M S, Takken Tim, de Groot Janke F, Backx Frank J G, Radder Bob, Roos Irene C P M, Bloemen Manon A T 14 jul 2020, In: Physical Therapy. 100 , p. 1852-1861 10 p.

Sleep quantity and its relation with physical activity in children with cerebral palsy; insights using actigraphy

Smit Denise J M, Zwinkels Maremka, Takken Tim, Hulst Raquel Y, de Groot Janke F, Lankhorst Kristel, Verschuren Olaf 6 jul 2020, In: Journal of paediatrics and child health. 56 , p. 1618-1622 5 p.

Nutritional ketosis improves exercise metabolism in patients with very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency

Bleeker Jeannette C., Visser Gepke, Clarke Kieran, Ferdinandusse Sacha, de Haan Ferdinand H., Houtkooper Riekelt H., IJlst Lodewijk, Kok Irene L., Langeveld Mirjam, van der Pol W. Ludo, de Sain-van der Velden Monique G.M., Sibeijn-Kuiper Anita, Takken Tim, Wanders Ronald J.A., van Weeghel Michel, Wijburg Frits A., van der Woude Luc H., Wüst Rob C.I., Cox Pete J., Jeneson Jeroen A.L. jul 2020, In: Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease. 43 , p. 787-799 13 p.

Long-term effects of ivacaftor on nonpulmonary outcomes in individuals with cystic fibrosis, heterozygous for a S1251N mutation

Burghard M., Berkers G., Ghijsen S., Hollander-Kraaijeveld F. M., de Winter-de Groot K. M., van der Ent C. K., Heijerman H. G.M., Takken T., Hulzebos H. J. jun 2020, In: Pediatric Pulmonology. 55 , p. 1400-1405 6 p.

Echocardiography and MRI parameters associated with exercise capacity in patients after the arterial switch operation

Warmerdam Evangeline G, Magni Francesca, Leiner Tim, Doevendans Pieter A, Sieswerda Gertjan T, van Wijk Sebastiaan W, Breur Hans M, Driesen Bart W, Grotenhuis Heynric B, Takken Tim 10 mei 2020, In: Journal of Cardiology. 76 , p. 280-286 7 p.

Clinical recommendations for cardiopulmonary exercise testing in children with respiratory diseases

Takken Tim, Sonbahar Ulu Hazal, Hulzebos Erik Hj 7 apr 2020, In: Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine. 14 , p. 691-701 11 p.

Effects of a school-based sports program on psychosocial health and attention in youth with physical disabilities

Zwinkels Maremka, Ketelaar Marjolijn, Nijboer Tanja, Verschuren Olaf, Te Velde Saskia, de Groot Janke, Takken Tim, Visser-Meily Anne 27 feb 2020, In: Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. 13 , p. 37-46 10 p.

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