Yvonne Henskens

Associate professor

Dr Yvonne Henskens graduated with the specialisations in Biochemistry and Toxicology at Wageningen University. She worked on salivary cystatins in periodontal health and disease at the Department of Oral Biochemistry, Free University Amsterdam/Academic Centre for Dentistry (ACTA). After her PhD she started her specialisation for Clinical Chemistry at the Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis in Delft.

At this moment she is a clinical biochemist, working in laboratories for the past 15 years (Amsterdam Medical Centre and Maastricht UMC+). She has been responsible for the diagnostic tests concerning hematology, hemostasis and transfusion at Maastricht UMC+ since 2003.  She has special research interest in laboratory predictors of bleeding and in pre- and peri-operative management of coagulopathies: Active in the boards of the Dutch societies for hematologicallaboratories and clinical chemistry. Involved in training and education of medical and life sciences students, laboratory technicians and residents. Founder of a re-training programme on hemostasis and transfusion for technicians and clinical biochemists for the south-east part of the Netherlands.

Central Diagnostic Laboratory MUMC+
Department of Biochemistry
P. Debyelaan 25, 6229 HX Maastricht
Room number: 5.E2.001
T: +31(0)43 387 79 76

  • 2020
    • Denessen, E. J. S., Jeurissen, M. L. J., Pereboom, R. M. T. A., Verhezen, P. W. M., & Henskens, Y. M. C. (2020). Determining the maximal storage time of centrifuged citrated samples for performing add-on routine coagulation tests. Thrombosis Research, 196, 54-62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.thromres.2020.08.003
    • Streng, A. S., Delnoij, T. S. R., Mulder, M. M. G., Sels, J. W. E. M., Wetzels, R. J. H., Verhezen, P. W. M., Olie, R. H., Kooman, J. P., van Kuijk, S. M. J., Brandts, L., Ten Cate, H., Lorusso, R., van der Horst, I. C. C., van Bussel, B. C. T., & Henskens, Y. M. C. (2020). Monitoring of Unfractionated Heparin in Severe COVID-19: An Observational Study of Patients on CRRT and ECMO. TH open : companion journal to thrombosis and haemostasis, 4(4), e365-e375. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1719083
    • Paciullo, F., Bury, L., Noris, P., Falcinelli, E., Melazzini, F., Orsini, S., Zaninetti, C., Abdul-Kadir, R., Obeng-Tuudah, D., Heller, P., Glembotsky, A. C., Fabris, F., Rivera, J., Lozano, M. L., Butta, N., Favier, R., Cid, A. R., Fouassier, M., Podda, G. M., ... Gresele, P. (2020). Antithrombotic prophylaxis for surgery-associated venous thromboembolism risk in patients with inherited platelet disorders. The SPATA-DVT Study. Haematologica-the Hematology Journal, 105(7), 1948-1956. https://doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2019.227876
    • d'Alessandro, E., Becker, C., Bergmeier, W., Bode, C., Bourne, J. H., Brown, H., Buller, H. R., ten Cate-Hoek, A. J., ten Cate, V., van Cauteren, Y. J. M., Cheung, Y. F. H., Cleuren, A., Coenen, D., Crijns, H. J. G. M., de Simone, I., Dolleman, S. C., Klein, C. E., Fernandez, D. I., Granneman, L., ... Scientific Reviewer Committee (2020). Thrombo-Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease: An Expert Consensus Document from the Third Maastricht Consensus Conference on Thrombosis. Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 120(4), 538-564. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1708035
    • Gresele, P., Orsini, S., Noris, P., Falcinelli, E., Alessi, M. C., Bury, L., Borhany, M., Santoro, C., Glembotsky, A. C., Rosa Cid, A., Tosetto, A., De Candia, E., Fontana, P., Guglielmini, G., Pecci, A., Melazzini, F., Falaise, C., Casonato, A., Podda, G., ... BAT-VAL Study Investigators III (2020). Validation of the ISTH/SSC bleeding assessment tool for inherited platelet disorders: A communication from the Platelet Physiology SSC. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 18(3), 732-739. https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.14683
  • 2019
    • Downes, K., Megy, K., Duarte, D., Vries, M., Gebhart, J., Hofer, S., Shamardina, O., Deevi, S. V. V., Stephens, J., Mapeta, R., Tuna, S., Al Hasso, N., Besser, M. W., Cooper, N., Daugherty, L., Gleadall, N., Greene, D., Haimel, M., Martin, H., ... NIHR BioResource (2019). Diagnostic high-throughput sequencing of 2396 patients with bleeding, thrombotic, and platelet disorders. Blood, 134(23), 2082-2091. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood.2018891192
    • Henriquez, D. D. C. A., Caram-Deelder, C., le Cessie, S., Zwart, J. J., van Roosmalen, J. J. M., Eikenboom, J. C. J., So-Osman, C., van de Watering, L. G., Zwaginga, J. J., Koopman-van Gemert, A. W. M. M., Bloemenkamp, K. W. M., van der Bom, J. G., Bank, C. M. C., Snuif-de Lange, Y. S., van Gammeren, A. J., Papatsonis, D. N. M., Klinkspoor, H., Kok, M., de Boer, B. A., ... TeMpOH-Res Grp (2019). Association of Timing of Plasma Transfusion With Adverse Maternal Outcomes in Women With Persistent Postpartum Hemorrhage. Jama network open, 2(11), [1915628]. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.15628
    • Henriquez, D. D. C. A., Gillissen, A., Smith, S. M., Cramer, R. A., van den Akker, T., Zwart, J. J., van Roosmalen, J. J. M., Bloemenkamp, K. W. M., van der Bom, J. G., Adriaanse, H. J., van den Akker, E. S. A., Baas, M., Bank, C. M. C., van Beek, E., de Boer, B. A., de Boer, K., van der Borden, D. M. R., Bremer, H. A., Brons, J. T. J., ... TeMpOH-1 study Grp (2019). Clinical characteristics of women captured by extending the definition of severe postpartum haemorrhage with 'refractoriness to treatment': a cohort study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 19(1), [361]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-019-2499-9
    • ter Beek, O., Pavlenko, D., Suck, M., Helfrich, S., Bolhuis-Versteeg, L., Snisarenko, D., Causserand, C., Bacchin, P., Aimar, P., van Oerle, R., Wetzels, R., Verhezen, P., Henskens, Y., & Stamatialis, D. (2019). New membranes based on polyethersulfone - SlipSkin (TM) polymer blends with low fouling and high blood compatibility. Separation and Purification Technology, 225, 60-73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seppur.2019.05.049
    • Heubel-Moenen, F. C. J. I., Henskens, Y. M. C., Verhezen, P. W. M., Wetzels, R. J. H., Schouten, H. C., & Beckers, E. A. M. (2019). Fibrinolysis in patients with chemotherapy-induced thrombocytopenia and the effect of platelet transfusion. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 17(7), 1073-1084. https://doi.org/10.1111/jth.14465