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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 (454)

Sports participation related to injuries and illnesses among ambulatory youth with chronic diseases:results of the health in adapted youth sports study

Lankhorst Kristel, de Groot Janke, Takken Tim, Backx Frank, 16 dec 2019, In: BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation. 11 12 p.

Physical activity and sedentary behaviour in children with spina bifida

Claridge Everett A., Bloemen Manon A.T., Rook Rosanne A., Obeid Joyce, Timmons Brian W., Takken Tim, Van Den Berg-Emons Rita J.G., De Groot Janke F., Gorter Jan Willem 1 dec 2019, In: Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 61 , p. 1400-1407 8 p.

Exercise responses in children and adults with a Fontan circulation at simulated altitude

Takken Tim, Evertse Alyanne, de Waard Fleur, Spoorenburg Mandy, Kuijpers Martijn, Schroer Christian, Hulzebos Erik H 11 okt 2019, In: Congenital Heart Disease. 14 , p. 1005-1012 8 p.

Longitudinal development of cancer-related fatigue and physical activity in childhood cancer patients

Van Dijk-Lokkart Elisabeth M, Steur Lindsay M H, Braam Katja I, Veening Margreet A, Huisman Jaap, Takken Tim, Bierings Marc, Merks Johannes H, Van den Heuvel-Eibrink Marry M, Kaspers Gertjan J L, Van Dulmen-den Broeder Eline, Van Litsenburg Raphaële R L 22 aug 2019, In: Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 66

Exercise Capacity in Asymptomatic Adult Patients Treated for Coarctation of the Aorta

Dijkema Elles J, Sieswerda Gertjan Tj, Breur Johannes M P J, Haas Felix, Slieker Martijn G, Takken Tim 7 aug 2019, In: Pediatric Cardiology. 40 , p. 1488-1493 6 p.

Reference values for cardiopulmonary exercise testing in healthy subjects - an updated systematic review

Takken T., Mylius C. F., Paap D., Broeders W., Hulzebos H. J., Van Brussel M., Bongers B. C. 4 jun 2019, In: Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy. 17 , p. 413-426 14 p.

A systematic approach to interpreting the cardiopulmonary exercise test in pediatrics

Van Brussel Marco, Bongers Bart C., Hulzebos Erik H.J., Burghard Marcella, Takken Tim 1 mei 2019, In: Pediatric exercise science. 31 , p. 194-203 10 p.

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test Using Arm Ergometry in Children With Spina Bifida: A Prediction Model for (V) over dotO(2peak):A Prediction Model for VO <sub>2peak</sub>

Tuijtelaars Jana A.M., Leonardi-Figuiredo Marisa Maia, Crescencio Julio, Gallo Lourenço, Martinez Edson Zangiacomi, Bloemen Manon, Takken Tim, Mattiello-Sverzut Ana Claudia 1 apr 2019, In: Pediatric Physical Therapy. 31 , p. 185-190 6 p.

Peak oxygen uptake reference values for cycle ergometry for the healthy Dutch population:data from the LowLands Fitness Registry

Mylius Caspar Frederik, Krijnen Wilhelmus Petrus, van der Schans Cornelis Peter, Takken Tim apr 2019, In: BMJ open [E]. 5 , p. 1-10

Physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness in schizophrenia and the associations with mental and physical health

Cahn W., Scheewe T., Jorg F., Takken T., Deenik J., Vancampfort D., Backx F. apr 2019, In: European Psychiatry. 56 , p. S622-S623

All Research Output (454)