dr. J.C.A. (Jaap) Trappenburg

Associate Professor

  • Department of Public Health, Healthcare Innovation & Evaluation and Medical Humanities (PHM)
  • Julius Center Research Program Methodology

dr. J.C.A. (Jaap) Trappenburg

Research Programs


Dr. Trappenburg is associate professor at the Julius Center at the University Medical Center of Utrecht. He is project leader of the TASTE (TAilored Self-managemenT & eHealth) research program, aiming at unravelling success of self-management interventions / eHealth in chronic disease patients. He is boardmember of The Healthcare Innovation Center (THINC). From 2016 he is board member of the Uzelf program, aiming at the development of an Utrecht Regional Innovation Ecosystem in Self-management.

Research Output (53)

Early-Stage Feasibility of a Mobile Health Intervention (Copilot) to Enhance Exacerbation-Related Self-Management in Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease:Multimethods Approach

Korpershoek Yvonne Jg, Holtrop Tjitske, Vervoort Sigrid Cjm, Schoonhoven Lisette, Schuurmans Marieke J, Trappenburg Jaap Ca 19 nov 2020, In: JMIR formative research. 4 , p. e21577

Patients' experiences with a behaviour change intervention to enhance physical activity in primary care:A mixed methods study

Westland Heleen, Sluiter Jill, Te Dorsthorst Sophie, Schröder Carin D, Trappenburg Jaap C A, Vervoort Sigrid C J M, Schuurmans Marieke J 1 feb 2019, In: PLoS ONE. 14

Effect of preoperative inspiratory muscle training on physical functioning following esophagectomy

Guinan E. M., Forde C., O’Neill L., Gannon J., Doyle S. L., Valkenet K., Trappenburg J. C.A., Van Hillegersberg R., Ravi N., Hussey J. M., Reynolds J. V. 1 feb 2019, In: Diseases of the Esophagus. 32

Nurses' perceptions towards the delivery and feasibility of a behaviour change intervention to enhance physical activity in patients at risk for cardiovascular disease in primary care:A qualitative study

Westland Heleen, Koop Yvonne, Schröder Carin D., Schuurmans Marieke J., Slabbers P., Trappenburg Jaap C.A., Vervoort Sigrid C.J.M. 12 dec 2018, In: BMC Family Practice. 19

Multicentre randomized clinical trial of inspiratory muscle training versus usual care before surgery for oesophageal cancer

Valkenet K., Trappenburg J. C.A., Ruurda J. P., Guinan E. M., Reynolds J. V., Nafteux P., Fontaine M., Rodrigo H. E., van der Peet D. L., Hania S. W., Sosef M. N., Willms J., Rosman C., Pieters H., Scheepers J. J.G., Faber T., Kouwenhoven E. A., Tinselboer M., Räsänen J., Ryynänen H., Gosselink R., van Hillegersberg R., Backx F. J.G. 1 apr 2018, In: British Journal of Surgery. 105 , p. 502-511 10 p.

Increasing value and reducing waste by optimizing the development of complex interventions:Enriching the development phase of the Medical Research Council (MRC) Framework

Bleijenberg Nienke, de Man-van Ginkel Janneke M, Trappenburg Jaap C A, Ettema Roelof G A, Sino Carolien G, Heim Noor, Hafsteindóttir Thóra B, Richards David A, Schuurmans Marieke J 1 feb 2018, In: International Journal of Nursing Studies. 79 , p. 86-93 8 p.

Self-management support in routine primary care by nurses

Westland Heleen, Schröder Carin D, de Wit Jessica, Frings Judith, Trappenburg Jaap C A, Schuurmans Marieke J feb 2018, In: British journal of health psychology. 23 , p. 88-107 20 p.

Effects of a pre-operative home-based inspiratory muscle training programme on perceived health-related quality of life in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Valkenet K., Trappenburg J. C A, Hulzebos E. H., van Meeteren N. L U, Backx F. J G sep 2017, In: Physiotherapy . 103 , p. 276-282

Complex self-management interventions in chronic disease unravelled:A review of lessons learned from an individual patient data meta-analysis

Jonkman Nini H., Groenwold Rolf H H, Trappenburg Jaap C A, Hoes Arno W., Schuurmans Marieke J. mrt 2017, In: Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 83 , p. 48-56

All Research Output (53)