• 2021
    • Beijnink, C. W. H., van der Hoeven, N. W., Konijnenberg, L. S. F., Kim, R. J., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Kloner, R. A., Everaars, H., El Messaoudi, S., van Rossum, A. C., van Royen, N., & Nijveldt, R. (2021). Cardiac MRI to Visualize Myocardial Damage after ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Review of Its Histologic Validation. Radiology, 301(1), 4-18. https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2021204265
    • Dural, M., van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Salden, F. C. W. M., Ter Horst, I., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Meine, M., Maass, A. H., Kloosterman, M., & Vernooy, K. (2021). Association of ECG characteristics with clinical and echocardiographic outcome to CRT in a non-LBBB patient population. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, 62(1), 9-19. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10840-020-00866-z
    • Shenthar, J., Rai, M. K., Chakali, S. S., Pillai, V., & Delhaas, T. (2021). Computed tomography validated right ventricular mid-septal lead implantation using right ventricular angiography. Journal of Arrhythmia, 37(5), 1131-1138. https://doi.org/10.1002/joa3.12591
    • Ravaux, J. M., Van Kuijk, S. M. J., Di Mauro, M., Vernooy, K., Bidar, E., Mariani, S., Dato, G. A., Van't Hof, A. W., Veenstra, L., Kats, S., Houterman, S., Maessen, J. G., Lorusso, R., & Cardiothoracic Surgery Registration Committee of the Netherlands Heart Registration (2021). Incidence and predictors of permanent pacemaker implantation after surgical aortic v alve replacement: Data of the Netherlands Heart Registration (NHR). Journal of Cardiac Surgery, 36(10), 3519-3527. https://doi.org/10.1111/jocs.15803
    • Kruithof, E., Amirrajab, S., Cluitmans, M. J. M., Lau, K. D., & Breeuwer, M. (2021). Influence of image artifacts on image-based computer simulations of the cardiac electrophysiology. Computers in Biology and Medicine, 137, [104773]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2021.104773
    • Hoeijmakers, M. J. M. M., Huberts, W., Rutten, M. C. M., & van de Vosse, F. N. (2021). The impact of shape uncertainty on aortic-valve pressure-drop computations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, 37(10), [e3518]. https://doi.org/10.1002/cnm.3518
    • Rillig, A., Magnussen, C., Ozga, A. K., Suling, A., Brandes, A., Breithardt, G., Camm, A. J., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Eckardt, L., Elvan, A., Goette, A., Gulizia, M., Haegeli, L., Heidbuchel, H., Kuck, K. H., Ng, A., Szumowski, L., van Gelder, I., Wegscheider, K., & Kirchhof, P. (2021). Early Rhythm Control Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure. Circulation, 144(11), 845-858. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.121.056323
    • Schwartz, P. J., Moreno, C., Kotta, M-C., Pedrazzini, M., Crotti, L., Dagradi, F., Castelletti, S., Haugaa, K. H., Denjoy, I., Shkolnikova, M. A., Brink, P. A., Heradien, M. J., Seyen, S. R. M., Spätjens, R. L. H. M. G., Spazzolini, C., & Volders, P. G. A. (2021). Mutation location and IKs regulation in the arrhythmic risk of long QT syndrome type 1: the importance of the KCNQ1 S6 region. European Heart Journal. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab582
    • Shenthar, J., Valappil, S. P., Rai, M. K., Banavalikar, B., Padmanabhan, D., & Delhaas, T. (2021). Angiography-guided mid/high septal implantation of ventricular leads in patients with congenital heart disease. Journal of Arrhythmia. https://doi.org/10.1002/joa3.12636
    • Al-Jazairi, M. I. H., Nguyen, B. O., De With, R. R., Smit, M. D., Weijs, B., Hobbelt, A. H., Alings, M., Tijssen, J. G. P., Geelhoed, B., Hillege, H. L., Tieleman, R. G., Van Veldhuisen, D. J., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Van Gelder, I. C., Blaauw, Y., Rienstra, M., & RACE 3 Investigators (2021). Antiarrhythmic drugs in patients with early persistent atrial fibrillation and heart failure: results of the RACE 3 study. EP Europace, 23(9), 1359-1368. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab062
    • Erkuner, O., Van Eck, M., Xhaet, O., Verheij, H., Neefs, J., Duygun, A., Nijmeijer, R., Said, S. A. M., Uiterwaal, H., Hagens, V., Bhagwandien, R., Szili-Torok, T., Bijsterveld, N., Tjeerdsma, G., Vijgen, J., Friart, A., Hoffer, E., Evrard, P., Srynger, M., ... Mairesse, G. H. (2021). Contemporary management of patients with atrial fibrillation in the Netherlands and Belgium: a report from the EORP-AF long-term general registry. Netherlands Heart Journal. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-021-01634-y
    • Fox, H., Arzt, M., Bergmann, M. W., Bitter, T., Linz, D., Oldenburg, O., Penzel, T., Rillig, A., Schobel, C., Sinha, A. M., Sommer, P., Spiesshofer, J., Stadler, S., & Skobel, C. E. (2021). Positionspapier „Schlafmedizin in der Kardiologie“, Update 2021. Der Kardiologe, 15(5), 429-461. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12181-021-00506-4
    • Lumens, J., Koopsen, T., & Beela, A. S. (2021). What Do We Gain From Septal Strain?JACC-Cardiovascular Imaging, 14(9), 1703-1706. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2021.05.010
    • Stevens, R. R. F., Gommer, E. D., Aries, M. J. H., Ertl, M., Mess, W. H., Huberts, W., & Delhaas, T. (2021). Optic nerve sheath diameter assessment by neurosonology: A review of methodologic discrepancies. Journal of Neuroimaging, 31(5), 814-825. https://doi.org/10.1111/jon.12906
    • Beutel, F., Van Hoof, C., Rottenberg, X., Reesink, K., & Hermeling, E. (2021). Pulse Arrival Time Segmentation Into Cardiac and Vascular Intervals - Implications for Pulse Wave Velocity and Blood Pressure Estimation. Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 68(9), 2810-2820. https://doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2021.3055154
    • De Clerck, E. E. B., Schouten, J. S. A. G., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., Goezinne, F., Liesenborghs, I., Dagnelie, P. C., Schaper, N. C., Kroon, A. A., Henry, R. M. A., Reesink, K. D., Schram, M. T., Stehouwer, C. D. A., & Webers, C. A. B. (2021). Vascular risk factors for optical coherence tomography-detected macular cysts: The Maastricht Study. Acta Ophthalmologica, 99(6), e860-e868. https://doi.org/10.1111/aos.14677
    • Mueller, P., Weijs, B., Bemelmans, N. M. A. A., Muegge, A., Eckardt, L., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Bax, J. J., Linz, D., & den Uijl, D. W. (2021). Echocardiography-derived total atrial conduction time (PA-TDI duration): risk stratification and guidance in atrial fibrillation management. Clinical research in cardiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00392-021-01917-9
    • Sutanto, H., Dobrev, D., & Heijman, J. (2021). Angiotensin Receptor-Neprilysin Inhibitor (ARNI) and Cardiac Arrhythmias. International journal of molecular sciences, 22(16), [8994]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22168994
    • Abdin, A., Aktaa, S., Vukadinovic, D., Arbelo, E., Burri, H., Glikson, M., Meyer, C., Munyombwe, T., Nielsen, J. C., Ukena, C., Vernooy, K., & Gale, C. P. (2021). Outcomes of conduction system pacing compared to right ventricular pacing as a primary strategy for treating bradyarrhythmia: systematic review and meta-analysis. Clinical research in cardiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00392-021-01927-7
    • Cowie, M. R., Linz, D., Redline, S., Somers, V. K., & Simonds, A. K. (2021). Sleep Disordered Breathing and Cardiovascular Disease: JACC State-of-the-Art Review. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 78(6), 608-624. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2021.05.048
    • Strachinaru, M., Nijveldt, R., & Vernooy, K. (2021). Arrhythmic risk management after acute myocarditis: never too early, only too late. European journal of heart failure. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.2318
    • Lisan, Q., van Sloten, T., Boutouyrie, P., Laurent, S., Danchin, N., Thomas, F., Guibout, C., Perier, M-C., Dagnelie, P., Henry, R. M., Schram, M. T., Heinzer, R., Marques-Vidal, P., van der Kallen, C. J., Crijns, H. J., van Greevenbroek, M., Reesink, K., Kohler, S., Sastry, M., ... Empana, J-P. (2021). Sleep Apnea is Associated With Accelerated Vascular Aging: Results From 2 European Community-Based Cohort Studies. Journal of the American Heart Association, 10(15), [021318]. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.021318
    • Linz, B., Sattler, S. M., Flethoj, M., Hansen, M. E. H., Hesselkilde, E. M., Saljic, A., Wirth, K., Linz, D., Tfelt-Hansen, J., & Jespersen, T. (2021). Arrhythmogenic mechanisms of acute obstructive respiratory events in a porcine model of drug-induced long QT. Heart Rhythm, 18(8), 1384-1391. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.03.017
    • Saljic, A., Fenner, M. F., Winters, J., Flethoj, M., Eggertsen, C. E., Carstensen, H., Nissen, S. D., Hesselkilde, E. M., van Hunnik, A., Schotten, U., Sorensen, U., Jespersen, T., Verheule, S., & Buhl, R. (2021). Increased fibroblast accumulation in the equine heart following persistent atrial fibrillation. IJC Heart and Vasculature, 35, [100842]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2021.100842
    • Mullens, W., Auricchio, A., Martens, P., Witte, K., Cowie, M. R., Delgado, V., Dickstein, K., Linde, C., Vernooy, K., Leyva, F., Bauersachs, J., Israel, C. W., Lund, L. H., Donal, E., Boriani, G., Jaarsma, T., Berruezo, A., Traykov, V., Yousef, Z., ... European Society of Cardiology (2021). Optimized implementation of cardiac resynchronization therapy: a call for action for referral and optimization of care. EP Europace, 23(8), 1324-1342. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euaa411
    • Linz, D., Garcia, R., Guerra, F., Kommata, V., Bollmann, A., & Duncker, D. (2021). Twitter for professional use in electrophysiology: practical guide for #EPeeps. EP Europace, 23(8), 1192-1199. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab048
    • Guerra, F., Linz, D., Garcia, R., Kommata, V., Kosiuk, J., Chun, J. L., Boveda, S., & Duncker, D. (2021). Use and misuse of instant messaging in clinical data sharing: the EHRA-SMS survey. EP Europace, 23(8), 1326-1330. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab063
    • Nedios, S., Lindemann, F., Heijman, J., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Bollmann, A., & Hindricks, G. (2021). Atrial remodeling and atrial fibrillation recurrence after catheter ablation: Past, present, and future developments. Herz, 46(4), 312-317. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00059-021-05050-1
    • van der Heide, F. C. T., Zhou, T. L., Henry, R. M. A., Houben, A. J. H. M., Kroon, A. A., Dagnelie, P. C., van Dongen, M. C. J. M., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., Schouten, J. S. A. G., Webers, C. A. B., Schram, M. T., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Wesselius, A., Schalkwijk, C. G., Koster, A., Savelberg, H. H. C. M., Schaper, N. C., Reesink, K. D., & Stehouwer, C. D. A. (2021). Carotid stiffness is associated with retinal microvascular dysfunction- The Maastricht Study. Microcirculation, 28(6), [e12702]. https://doi.org/10.1111/micc.12702
    • Ramaekers, M. J. F. G., Adriaans, B. P., Juffermans, J. F., van Assen, H. C., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Scholte, A. J. H. A., Kenjeres, S., Lamb, H. J., Wildberger, J. E., Westenberg, J. J. M., & Schalla, S. (2021). Characterization of Ascending Aortic Flow in Patients With Degenerative Aneurysms. Investigative Radiology, 56(8), 494-500. https://doi.org/10.1097/RLI.0000000000000768
    • Foreman, Y. D., van Doorn, W. P. T. M., Schaper, N. C., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Henry, R. M. A., Koster, A., Eussen, S. J. P. M., Wesselius, A., Reesink, K. D., Schram, M. T., Dagnelie, P. C., Kroon, A. A., Brouwers, M. C. G. J., & Stehouwer, C. D. A. (2021). Greater daily glucose variability and lower time in range assessed with continuous glucose monitoring are associated with greater aortic stiffness: The Maastricht Study. Diabetologia, 64(8), 1880-1892. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00125-021-05474-8
    • Curila, K., Jurak, P., Jastrzebski, M., Prinzen, F., Waldauf, P., Halamek, J., Vernooy, K., Smisek, R., Karch, J., Plesinger, F., Moskal, P., Susankova, M., Znojilova, L., Heckman, L., Viscor, I., Vondra, V., Leinveber, P., & Osmancik, P. (2021). Left bundle branch pacing compared to left ventricular septal myocardial pacing increases interventricular dyssynchrony but accelerates left ventricular lateral wall depolarization. Heart Rhythm, 18(8), 1281-1289. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.04.025
    • Linz, D., Linz, B., Dobrev, D., Baumert, M., Hendriks, J. M., Pepin, J-L., & Jespersen, T. (2021). Personalized management of sleep apnea in patients with atrial fibrillation: An interdisciplinary and translational challenge. IJC Heart & Vasculature, 35, [100843]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2021.100843
    • Sultan, A., Wormann, J., Luker, J., van der Bruck, J. H., Plenge, T., Rudolph, V., Klinke, A., Heijman, J., Mollenhauer, M., Ravekes, T., Baldus, S., & Steven, D. (2021). Significance of myeloperoxidase plasma levels as a predictor for cardiac resynchronization therapy response. Clinical research in cardiology, 110(8), 1173-1180. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00392-020-01690-1
    • Bijvoet, G. P., Holtackers, R. J., Smink, J., Lloyd, T., van den Hombergh, C. L. M., Debie, L. J. B. M., Wildberger, J. E., Vernooy, K., Mihl, C., & Chaldoupi, S-M. (2021). Transforming a pre-existing MRI environment into an interventional cardiac MRI suite. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 32(8), 2090-2096. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.15128
    • Bosada, F. M., Rivaud, M. R., Uhm, J-S., Verheule, S., van Duijvenboden, K., Verkerk, A. O., Christoffels, V. M., & Boukens, B. J. (2021). A Variant Noncoding Region Regulates Prrx1 and Predisposes to Atrial Arrhythmias. Circulation Research, 129(3), 420-434. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCRESAHA.121.319146
    • de Vries, T. A. C., Hemels, M. E. W., Cools, F., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Yperzeele, L., Vanacker, P., Blankoff, I., Lancellotti, P., Mairesse, G. H., de Veer, A., Casado Arroyo, R., Catez, E., de Pauw, M., Vanassche, T., de Asmundis, C., Kirchhof, P., De Caterina, R., de Groot, J. R., & ETNA-AF-Europe principal investigators from Belgium and the Netherlands (2021). Characteristics of patients with atrial fibrillation prescribed edoxaban in Belgium and The Netherlands: insights from the ETNA-AF-Europe study. Acta Cardiologica, 76(4), 431-439. https://doi.org/10.1080/00015385.2020.1746095
    • Vroomen, M., van Rosmalen, F., Schroeder, J., Philippens, S., Delhaas, T., Crijns, H. J., & Pison, L. (2021). Ten-year follow-up after endocardial point-by-point cryoablation for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Acta Cardiologica, 76(4), 425-430. https://doi.org/10.1080/00015385.2020.1756087
    • van Hunnik, A., Zeemering, S., Podziemski, P., Kuklik, P., Kuiper, M., Verheule, S., & Schotten, U. (2021). Bi-atrial high-density mapping reveals inhibition of wavefront turning and reduction of complex propagation patterns as main antiarrhythmic mechanisms of vernakalant. EP Europace, 23(7), 1114-1123. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab026
    • Potpara, T. S., Lip, G. Y. H., Dagres, N., Crijns, H. J. M. G., Boriani, G., Kirchhof, P., Arbelo, E., Savelieva, I., Lenarczyk, R., Fauchier, L., Maggioni, A. P., Gale, C. P., & EORP-AF III Investigators Group (2021). Cohort profile: the ESC EURObservational Research Programme Atrial Fibrillation III (AF III) Registry. European heart journal. Quality of care & clinical outcomes, 7(3), 229-237. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjqcco/qcaa050
    • Burri, H., Starck, C., Auricchio, A., Biffi, M., Burri, M., D'Avila, A., Deharo, J. C., Glikson, M., Israel, C., Lau, C. P., Leclercq, C., Love, C. J., Nielsen, J. C., Vernooy, K., Dagres, N., Boveda, S., Butter, C., Marijon, E., Braunschweig, F., ... Oliveira, M. M. (2021). EHRA expert consensus statement and practical guide on optimal implantation technique for conventional pacemakers and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: endorsed by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), and the Latin-American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS). EP Europace, 23(7), 983-1008. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euaa367
    • Lemkes, J. S., Spoormans, E. M., Demirkiran, A., Leutscher, S., Janssens, G. N., van der Hoeven, N. W., Jewbali, L. S. D., Dubois, E. A., Meuwissen, M., Rijpstra, T. A., Bosker, H. A., Blans, M. J., Bleeker, G. B., Baak, R., Vlachojannis, G. J., Eikemans, B. J. W., van der Harst, P., van der Horst, I. C. C., Voskuil, M., ... van Royen, N. (2021). The effect of immediate coronary angiography after cardiac arrest without ST-segment elevation on left ventricular function. A sub-study of the COACT randomised trial. Resuscitation, 164, 93-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.04.020
    • Gawalko, M., Duncker, D., Manninger, M., van der Velden, R. M. J., Hermans, A. N. L., Verhaert, D. V. M., Pison, L., Pisters, R., Hemels, M., Sultan, A., Steven, D., Gupta, D., Heidbuchel, H., Sohaib, A., Wijtvliet, P., Tieleman, R., Gruwez, H., Chun, J. L., Schmidt, B., ... TeleCheck-AF investigators (2021). The European TeleCheck-AF project on remote app-based management of atrial fibrillation during the COVID-19 pandemic: centre and patient experiences. EP Europace, 23(7), 1003-1015. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab050
    • Fisser, C., Bureck, J., Gall, L., Vaas, V., Priefert, J., Fredersdorf, S., Zeman, F., Linz, D., Wohrle, H., Tamisier, R., Teschler, H., Cowie, M. R., & Arzt, M. (2021). Ventricular arrhythmia in heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction and central sleep apnoea. ERJ Open Research, 7(3), [00147-2021]. https://doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00147-2021
    • Poels, T. T., Engels, E. B., Kats, S., Veenstra, L., van Ommen, V., Vernooy, K., Maessen, J. G., & Prinzen, F. W. (2021). Occurrence and Persistency of Conduction Disturbances during Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Medicina-Lithuania, 57(7), [695]. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina57070695
    • Ploeg, M. C., Munts, C., Prinzen, F. W., Turner, N. A., van Bilsen, M., & van Nieuwenhoven, F. A. (2021). Piezo1 Mechanosensitive Ion Channel Mediates Stretch-Induced Nppb Expression in Adult Rat Cardiac Fibroblasts. Cells, 10(7), [1745]. https://doi.org/10.3390/cells10071745
    • Holtackers, R. J., Gommers, S., Heckman, L. I. B., Van De Heyning, C. M., Chiribiri, A., & Prinzen, F. W. (2021). Histopathological Validation of Dark-Blood Late Gadolinium Enhancement MRI Without Additional Magnetization Preparation. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmri.27805
    • Heijman, J., Sutanto, H., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Nattel, S., & Trayanova, N. A. (2021). Computational models of atrial fibrillation: achievements, challenges and perspectives for improving clinical care. Cardiovascular Research, 117(7), 1682-1699. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab138
    • Schotten, U. (2021). From translation to integration: how to approach the complexity of atrial fibrillation mechanisms. Cardiovascular Research, 117(7), E88-E90. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab168