Marijke De Couck

Bibliography
Bibliography
Journal articles (peer reviewed)
Van Belle, E., Caers, R., Cuypers, L., De Couck, M., Neyts, B., Van Borm, H., Baert, S. with Van Belle, E. (corresp. author) (2020). What do student jobs on graduate CVs signal to employers? Economics Of Education Review, 75 (C), 1-19. doi: 10.1016/j.econedurev.2020.101979
De Couck, M., gidron, Y., Reynders, T., Marechal, R., Engelborghs, S., D'hooghe, M. with Gidron, Y. (corresp. author) (2019). Stronger Correlations between Neurophysiological and Peripheral Disease Biomarkers Predict Better Prognosis in Two Severe Diseases. Journal Of Clinical Medicine.
De Couck, M., Caers, R., Musch, L., Giangreco, A., Gidron, Y. with De Couck, M. (corresp. author) (2019). How breathing can help you make better decisions: Two studies on the effects of breathing patterns on heart rate variability and decision-making in business cases. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, (139), 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2019.02.011
Van Belle, E., Caers, R., De Couck, M., Di Stasio, V., Baert, S. (2019). The Signal of Applying for a Job Under a Vacancy Referral Scheme. INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS, 58 (2). doi: 10.1111/irel.12230
Caers, R., Akgul, K.L., Baert, S., De Feyter, T., De Couck, M. with Caers, R. (corresp. author) (2019). Too sick or not too sick? The importance of stress and satisfaction with supervisor support on the prevalence of sickness presenteeism. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 1-13. doi: 10.1080/10803548.2019.1570720
Gidron, Y., Deschepper, R., De Couck, M., Thayer, J., Velkeniers, B. (2018). The Vagus Nerve Can Predict and Possibly Modulate Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases: Introducing a Neuroimmunological Paradigm to Public Health. Journal of Clinical Medicine. doi: 10.3390/jcm7100371
Van Belle, E., Di Stasio, V., Caers, R., De Couck, M., Baert, S. (2018). Why Are Employers Put Off by Long Spells of Unemployment? EUROPEAN SOCIOLOGICAL REVIEW, 34 (6), Pages 694-710. doi: 10.1093/esr/jcy039
De Couck, M., Caers, R. with De Couck, M. (corresp. author) (2018). Why we Should Stimulate the Vagus Nerve in Cancer. Clinics in Oncology, 3, Art.No. 1515. Open Access
Reijmen, E., Vannucci, L., De Couck, M., De Grève, J., Gidron, Y. with Reijmen, E. (corresp. author) (2018). Therapeutic potential of the vagus nerve in cancer. IMMUNOLOGY LETTERS. doi: 10.1016/j.imlet.2018.07.006 (professional oriented)
De Couck, M., Caers, R., Spiegel, D., Gidron, Y. with De Couck, M. (corresp. author) (2018). The Role of the Vagus Nerve in Cancer Prognosis: A Systematic and a Comprehensive Review. Journal of Oncology. doi: 10.1155/2018/1236787
Gidron, Y., De Couck, M., Schallier, D., De Grève, J., Van Laethem, J-L., Maréchal, R. with Gidron, Y. (corresp. author) (2018). The Relationship between a New Biomarker of Vagal Neuroimmunomodulation and Survival in Two Fatal Cancers. Journal of Immunology Research, 2018 (4874193). doi: 10.1155/2018/4874193 (professional oriented) Open Access
Deschepper, R., Six, S., Vandeweghe, N., De Couck, M., Gidron, Y., Depoorter, A-M., Bilsen, J. (2017). Linking numbers to perceptions and experiences: Why we need transdisciplinary mixed-methods combining neurophysiological and qualitative data. Methodological Innovations on Line, 10 (2), 1-14.
De Couck, M., Cserjesi, R., Caers, R., Zijlstra, W.P., Widjaja, D., Wolf, N., Luminet, O., Ellrich, J., Gidron, Y. (2017). Effects of short and prolonged transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation on heart rate variability in healthy subjects. Autonomic Neuroscience-Basic and Clinical, 203, 88-96. doi: 10.1016/j.autneu.2016.11.003
De Couck, M., Maréchal, R., Moorthamers, S., Van Laethem, J-L., Gidron, Y. (2016). Vagal nerve activity predicts overall survival in metastatic pancreatic cancer, mediated by inflammation. Cancer Epidemiology, 40, 47-51.
De Couck, M., Nijs, J., Gidron, Y. (2014). You May Need a Nerve to Treat Pain The Neurobiological Rationale for Vagal Nerve Activation in Pain Management. The Clinical Journal of Pain, 30 (12), Art.No. 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000071, 1099-1105.
Gidron, Y., De Couck, M., De Greve, J. (2014). If you have an active vagus nerve, cancer stage may no longer be important. Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents, 28 (2), 195-201.
De Couck, M., van Brummelen, D., Schallier, D., De Grève, J., Gidron, Y. (2013). The relationship between vagal nerve activity and clinical outcomes in prostate and non-small cell lung cancer patients. Oncology Reports, 30 (5), Art.No. 10.3892/or.2013.2725, 2435-41.
De Couck, M., Gidron, Y. (2013). Norms of vagal nerve activity, indexed by Heart Rate Variability, in cancer patients. Cancer Epidemiology, 37 (5), Art.No. 10.1016/j.canep.2013.04.016, 737-41.
Caers, R., De Feyter, T., De Couck, M., Stough, T., Vigna, C., Du Bois, C. (2013). Facebook: A literature review. New Media & Society, 15 (6), 982-1002.
De Couck, M., Mravec, B., Gidron, Y. (2012). You may need the vagus nerve to understand pathophysiology and to treat diseases. Clinical Science, 122 (7), Art.No. 10.1042/CS20110299, 323-8.
Journal articles (not peer reviewed)
De Couck, M. (2015). Hersenzenuwactiviteit kan verloop van kanker voorspellen. De Artsenkrant, 18 (2404), 19-19. (professional oriented)
Books (not peer reviewed)
Caers, R., De Couck, M. (2019). Aan het roer van NV Mezelf. Maak jezelf weerbaar tegen stress, frustratie en burn-out. Antwerpen: Standaard Uitgeverij. ISBN: 9789022336618. (professional oriented)
Book chapters (peer reviewed)
De Couck, M. (2013). Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs). In: Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. Springer. ISBN: 978-1-4419-1004-2.
De Couck, M. (2013). Neuron. In: Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine, (598-599). Springer. ISBN: 978-1-4419-1004-2.
Abstracts/Presentations/Posters
De Couck, M., Gidron, Y. (2018). Effects of heart-rate variability biofeedback on the tumor marker CEA in metastatic colon cancer: A Matched-controlled pilot study. (Abstract No. 1284). Presented at the Mobilizing Technology to Advance Biobehavioral Science and Health, Sevilla, 15 Mar 2018-18 Mar 2018. [https://www.psychosomatic.org/AnMeeting/2017/2017_abstracts.pdf] (professional oriented) Open Access
Gidron, Y., De Couck, M. (2017). Vagal nerve activity and cancer prognosis: Pilot results of HRV-biofeedback and tumor marker levels. In: PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY: vol. 26, (76-76). (URL)
Six, S., Laureys, S., Poelaert, J., Theuns, P., Bilsen, J., De Couck, M., Musch, L., Deschepper, R. (2017). Towards a better understanding of what unconscious palliative sedated patients experience.: A transdisciplinary mixed methods study protocol. Presented at the The Science of Consciousness, United States, 05 Jun 2017-10 Jun 2017.
Gidron, Y., De Couck, M. (2017). An index of vagal neuroimmuno-modulation predicts longer survival in two fatal cancers. In: Psychosomatic Medicine: vol. 79 (4). Presented at the 75th Annual Scientific Meeting on Mobilizing Technology to Advance Biobehavioral Science and Health, Sevilla: SPAIN, 15 Mar 2017-18 Mar 2017.
Gidron, Y., De Leeuw, I., De Couck, M., Blase, K., Vanacker, L. (2017). The effects of heart-rate variability biofeedback on levels of the tumor marker cea in metastatic colon cancer: a pilot controlled study. In: Psychosomatic Medicine: vol. 79 (4). Presented at the 75th Annual Scientific Meeting on Mobilizing Technology to Advance Biobehavioral Science and Health, Sevilla: SPAIN, 15 Mar 2017-18 Mar 2017.
De Couck, M., Marechal, R., Van Laethem, J-L., Gidron, Y. (2014). The Relationship Between Vagal Nerve Activity and Survival in Pancreatic Cancer Is Mediated by Inflammation: Some Hope. In: Psycho-oncology: vol. 23, (416-416). Presented at the Spandidos Psycho-oncology conference, Lissabon, 20 Jan 2014-10 Jan 2014.
De Couck, M., Van Laethem, J.L., Marechal, R., De Greve, J., Gidron, Y. (2013). The protective role of the vagus nerve in cancer. In: European Journal of Cancer: vol. 49. Presented at the 17th ECCO / 38th ESMO / 32nd ESTRO European Cancer Congress on Reinforcing Multidisciplinarity, Amsterdam: NETHERLANDS, 27 Sep 2013.
De Couck, M. (2012). The emerging role of the vagus nerve in tumor prognosis: Epidemiology and possible mechanisms. Presented at the Tumour Microenvironment, Dublin, 17 Sep 2012-19 Sep 2012.
De Couck, M., GIdron, Y. (2011). Vagal modulation of diseases. Presented at the PsychoNeuroEndoCrinoImmunology, Orvieto, 01 Oct 2011-01 Oct 2011.
De Couck, M. (2011). Optimization of the Brussels Clinical Evaluation tool BRUCE 1.0. Presented at the AMEE, Vienna (Austria), 29 Aug 2011-31 Aug 2011.
Science Outreach
De Couck, M. (2019). Variatie in hartritme is een belangrijke factor in de overleving van kanker. Knack Magazine.
Dooms, N., De Couck, M. (contr.), Musch, L. (contr.) (2018). AZ Sint-Blasius werkt mee aan onderzoek dat kankertherapie draaglijker moet maken. Het Laatste Nieuws, 5 dec 2018.
Engels, T., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2018). Adem je stress weg: 'Veel mensen ademen in rust alsof ze in gevaar zijn'. knack, Art.No. https://www.knack.be/nieuws/gezondheid/adem-je-stress-weg-veel-mensen-ademen-in-rust-alsof-ze-in-gevaar-zijn/article-longread-1178093.html.
Tanghe, N., Van Belle, E., Baert, S., Cockx, B., De Couck, M., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2018). Werkgevers halen neus op voor VDAB’ers. De Standaard, Art.No. https://www.standaard.be/cnt/dmf20180617_03567135, 22-22.
het nieuwsblad, , Van Belle, E. (contr.), Baert, S. (contr.), Cockx, B. (contr.), De Couck, M. (contr.) (2018). Werkgevers halen neus op voor VDAB'er. Het Nieuwsblad, Art.No. https://www.nieuwsblad.be/cnt/dmf20180618_03567424.
De Couck, M., Caers, R., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2017). U bent geen held als u ziek gaat werken. De Standaard.
PhD Theses
De Couck, M., Gidron, Y. (sup.) (2015). The role of the vagus nerve in cancer.
Other
adm, , Couck, M. (contr.) (2019). Actieve “zwervende zenuw” laat kankerpatiënten langer leven. Het Nieuwsblad.
Musch, L., De Couck, M., Brandt, E. (2018). AZ Sint-Blasius werkt mee aan nieuw onderzoek dat kankertherapie draaglijker moet maken.
Musch, L. (2018). Nieuw onderzoek in Dendermonde wil kankertherapie draaglijker maken. Info over kanker.
De Couck, M., Caers, R., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2017). Door baas en groepsdruk: 6 op de 10 Vlamingen werken voort bij ziekte.
Visterin, W., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). Een burn-out begint vaak op vakantie. Mark Magazine.
Garé, M., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). 4 op 10 werknemers ervaren stress tijdens vakantie.
Garré, M., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). 4 op 10 werknemers ervaart stress tijdens vakantie.
Weyns, K., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). 4 travailleurs sur 10 ressentent du stress au travail.
Garré, M., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). Vakantie is belangrijk tegen burn-out. De Standaard.
VAN SYNGHEL, B., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). Burn-out: definitie gezocht. De Morgen.
Caers, R., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2017). Helft Vlamingen verwacht ooit burn-out.
Caers, R., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2017). Kwart vreest na burn-out binnen jaar te hervallen. De Tijd (B).
Belga, , De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). Helft Vlamingen verwacht ooit burn-out. Metro.
Belga, B., De Couck, M. (contr.), Caers, R. (contr.) (2017). Helft Vlamingen verwacht ooit burn-out. Gazet van Antwerpen.
Caers, R., De Couck, M. (contr.) (2017). Gaasbeeks professorenkoppel wil weten hoe u werkt (en rust). Persinfo.