• 2021
    • 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
    • Scott, L., Fender, A. C., Saljic, A., Li, L., Chen, X., Wang, X., Linz, D., Lang, J., Hohl, M., Twomey, D., Pham, T. T., Diaz-Lankenau, R., Chelu, M. G., Kamler, M., Entman, M. L., Taffet, G. E., Sanders, P., Dobrev, D., & Li, N. (2021). NLRP3 inflammasome is a key driver of obesity-induced atrial arrhythmias. Cardiovascular Research, 117(7), 1746-1759. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab024
    • Nattel, S., Sager, P. T., Huser, J., Heijman, J., & Dobrev, D. (2021). Why translation from basic discoveries to clinical applications is so difficult for atrial fibrillation and possible approaches to improving it. Cardiovascular Research, 117(7), 1616-1631. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab093
    • Parikh, S., Ganizada, B., Debeij, G., Natour, E., Maessen, J., Spronck, B., Schurgers, L., Delhaas, T., Huberts, W., Bidar, E., & Reesink, K. (2021). Intra-Operative Video-Based Measurement of Biaxial Strains of the Ascending Thoracic Aorta. Biomedicines, 9(6), [670]. https://doi.org/10.3390/biomedicines9060670
    • Jurak, P., Bear, L. R., Nguyên, U. C., Viscor, I., Andrla, P., Plesinger, F., Halamek, J., Vondra, V., Abell, E., Cluitmans, M. J. M., Dubois, R., Curila, K., Leinveber, P., & Prinzen, F. W. (2021). 3-Dimensional ventricular electrical activation pattern assessed from a novel high-frequency electrocardiographic imaging technique: principles and clinical importance. Scientific Reports, 11(1), 11469. [11469]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-90963-4
    • Verstraelen, T. E., van Barreveld, M., van Dessel, P. H. F. M., Boersma, L. V. A., Delnoy, P. P. P. H. M., Tuinenburg, A. E., Theuns, D. A. M. J., van der Voort, P. H., Kimman, G. P., Buskens, E., Hulleman, M., Allaart, C. P., Strikwerda, S., Scholten, M. F., Meine, M., Abels, R., Maass, A. H., Firouzi, M., Widdershoven, J. W. M. G., ... Wilde, A. A. M. (2021). Development and external validation of prediction models to predict implantable cardioverter-defibrillator efficacy in primary prevention of sudden cardiac death. EP Europace, 23(6), 887-897. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euab012
    • Shahrbabaki, S. S., Linz, D., Hartmann, S., Redline, S., & Baumert, M. (2021). Sleep arousal burden is associated with long-term all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in 8001 community-dwelling older men and women. European Heart Journal, 42(21), 2088-2099. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab151
    • Wouters, P. C., Leenders, G. E., Cramer, M. J., Meine, M., Prinzen, F. W., Doevendans, P. A., & De Boeck, B. W. L. (2021). Acute recoordination rather than functional hemodynamic improvement determines reverse remodelling by cardiac resynchronisation therapy. International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging, 37(6), 1903-1911. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10554-021-02174-7
    • Nguyen, B. O., Meems, L. M. G., van Faassen, M., Crijns, H. J. G. M., van Gelder, I. C., Kuipers, F., & Rienstra, M. (2021). Gut-microbe derived TMAO and its association with more progressed forms of AF: Results from the AF-RISK study. IJC Heart & Vasculature, 34, [100798]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2021.100798
    • Gawalko, M., Linz, D., & Dobrev, D. (2021). Gut-microbiota derived TMAO: A risk factor, a mediator or a bystander in the pathogenesis of atrial fibrillation?IJC Heart & Vasculature, 34, [100818]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2021.100818
    • Ravaux, J. M., Di Mauro, M., Vernooy, K., Mariani, S., Ronco, D., Simons, J., Van't Hof, A. W., Veenstra, L., Kats, S., Maessen, J. G., & Lorusso, R. (2021). Impact of Bundle Branch Block on Permanent Pacemaker Implantation after Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 10(12), [2719]. https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm10122719
    • Wouters, P. C., Vernooy, K., Cramer, M. J., Prinzen, F. W., & Meine, M. (2021). Optimizing lead placement for pacing in dyssynchronous heart failure: The patient in the lead. Heart Rhythm, 18(6), 1024-1032. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.02.011
    • Sutanto, H., & Lyon, A. (2021). Predicting the neuro-cardio-haemodynamic outcomes of sepsis and its pharmacological interventions: get to the future through numerical equations. The Journal of Physiology, 599(11), 2797-2799. https://doi.org/10.1113/JP281661
    • Raafs, A. G., Verdonschot, J. A. J., Henkens, M. T. H. M., Adriaans, B. P., Wang, P., Derks, K., Abdul Hamid, M. A., Knackstedt, C., van Empel, V. P. M., Diez, J., Brunner-La Rocca, H-P., Brunner, H. G., Gonzalez, A., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Heymans, S. R. B., & Hazebroek, M. R. (2021). The combination of carboxy-terminal propeptide of procollagen type I blood levels and late gadolinium enhancement at cardiac magnetic resonance provides additional prognostic information in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy - A multilevel assessment of myocardial fibrosis in dilated cardiomyopathy. European journal of heart failure, 23(6), 933-944. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.2201
    • Dudink, E. A. M. P., Bidar, E., Jacobs, J., van Hunnik, A., Zeemering, S., Weijs, B., Luermans, J. G. L. M., Maesen, B. A. E., Cheriex, E. C., Maessen, J. G., Hoorntje, J. C. A., Schotten, U., Crijns, H. J. G. M., & Verheule, S. (2021). The relation between the atrial blood supply and the complexity of acute atrial fibrillation. IJC Heart & Vasculature, 34, [100794]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2021.100794
    • Crijns, H. J. G. M., Prinzen, F., Lambiase, P. D., Sanders, P., & Brugada, J. (2021). The year in cardiovascular medicine 2020: arrhythmias. Cor et Vasa, 63, 6-14. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa1091
    • Wiedmann, F., Beyersdorf, C., Zhou, X-B., Kraft, M., Paasche, A., Jávorszky, N., Rinné, S., Sutanto, H., Büscher, A., Foerster, K. I., Blank, A., El-Battrawy, I., Li, X., Lang, S., Tochtermann, U., Kremer, J., Arif, R., Karck, M., Decher, N., ... Schmidt, C. (2021). Treatment of atrial fibrillation with doxapram: TASK-1 potassium channel inhibition as a novel pharmacological strategy. Cardiovascular Research. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab177
    • Zweiker, D., Manninger, M., Sieghartsleitner, R., Ebner, J., Pratl, B., Bisping, E., Lercher, P., von Lewinski, D., Riedlbauer, R., Rohrer, U., Spronk, H. M. H., Zirlik, A., Schotten, U., & Scherr, D. (2021). No antiarrhythmic effect of direct oral anticoagulants versus vitamin K antagonists in paroxysmal atrial fibrillation patients undergoing catheter ablation. International Journal of Cardiology, 331, 106-108. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2021.01.003
    • Van Haaften, E. E., Quicken, S., Huberts, W., Bouten, C. V. C., & Kurniawan, N. A. (2021). Computationally guided in-vitro vascular growth model reveals causal link between flow oscillations and disorganized neotissue. Communications Biology, 4(1), [546]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-021-02065-6
    • ter Meulen, K. J., Hermans, B. J. M., van der Sande, F. M., Canaud, B., Konings, C. J. A. M., Kooman, J. P., & Delhaas, T. (2021). Effect of citric-acid dialysate on the QTC-interval. Scientific Reports, 11(1), [9909]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-89083-w
    • Bear, L. R., Cluitmans, M., Abell, E., Rogier, J., Labrousse, L., Cheng, L. K., LeGrice, I., Lever, N., Sands, G. B., Smaill, B., Haïssaguerre, M., Bernus, O., Coronel, R., & Dubois, R. (2021). Electrocardiographic Imaging of Repolarization Abnormalities. Journal of the American Heart Association, 10(9), [e020153]. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.020153
    • Luyten, P., Heuts, S., Cheriex, E., Olsthoorn, J. R., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Winkens, B., Roos-Hesselink, J. W., Nia, P. S., & Schalla, S. (2021). Mitral prolapsing volume is associated with increased cardiac dimensions in patients with mitral annular disjunction. Netherlands Heart Journal. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-021-01575-6
    • Wagner, M., Sadek, M. S., Dybkova, N., Mason, F. E., Klehr, J., Firneburg, R., Cachorro, E., Richter, K., Klapproth, E., Kuenzel, S. R., Lorenz, K., Heijman, J., Dobrev, D., El-Armouche, A., Sossalla, S., & Kaemmerer, S. (2021). Cellular Mechanisms of the Anti-Arrhythmic Effect of Cardiac PDE2 Overexpression. International journal of molecular sciences, 22(9), [4816]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms22094816
    • Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., Dudink, E. A. M. P., Weijs, B., Vernooy, K., Hartgerink, D. E. J., Jacobs, J. S., Erkuner, O., Marcks, N. G. H. M., van Cauteren, Y. J. M., Dinh, T., ter Bekke, R. M. A., Sels, J. E. M. W., Delnoij, T. S. R., Geyik, Z., Driessen, R. G. H., Linz, D. K., den Uijl, D. W., Crijns, H. J. G. M., & Luermans, J. G. L. M. (2021). Clinical determinants of early spontaneous conversion to sinus rhythm in patients with atrial fibrillation. Netherlands Heart Journal, 29(5), 255-261. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-020-01528-5
    • Poels, T. T., Stassen, R., Kats, S., Veenstra, L., van Ommen, V., Kietselaer, B., Houthuizen, P., Maessen, J. G., & Prinzen, F. W. (2021). Effective Distance between Aortic Valve and Conduction System Is an Independent Predictor of Persistent Left Bundle Branch Block during Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Medicina-Lithuania, 57(5), [476]. https://doi.org/10.3390/medicina57050476
    • Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., van der Velden, R. M. J., Hermans, A. N. L., Gawalko, M., Buskes, S., Keijenberg, J. J. H. M. W., Vorstermans, B., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Hendriks, J. M., & Linz, D. (2021). On-Demand Mobile Health Infrastructure for Remote Rhythm Monitoring within a Wait-and-See Strategy for Recent-Onset Atrial Fibrillation: TeleWAS-AF. Cardiology, 146(3), 392-396. https://doi.org/10.1159/000514156
    • Aguilar, M., Heijman, J., Dobrev, D., & Nattel, S. (2021). One Ring to Rule Them All: Continuous Monitoring of Patients With Secondary Atrial Fibrillation Points to a Unifying Underlying Mechanism. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 37(5), 686-689. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2021.01.018
    • Gilbers, M. D., Bidar, E., Maesen, B., Zeemering, S., Isaacs, A., Crijns, H., van Gelder, I., Rienstra, M., Verheule, S., Maessen, J., Stoll, M., & Schotten, U. (2021). Reappraisal of Atrial fibrillation: interaction between hyperCoagulability, Electrical remodelling and Vascular destabilisation in the progression of AF (RACE V) Tissue Bank Project: study design. Netherlands Heart Journal, 29(5), 280-287. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-021-01538-x
    • Holtackers, R. J., Gommers, S., Van De Heyning, C. M., Mihl, C., Smink, J., Higgins, D. M., Wildberger, J. E., & ter Bekke, R. M. A. (2021). Steadily Increasing Inversion Time Improves Blood Suppression for Free-Breathing 3D Late Gadolinium Enhancement MRI With Optimized Dark-Blood Contrast. Investigative Radiology, 56(5), 335-340. https://doi.org/10.1097/RLI.0000000000000747
    • Curila, K., Jurak, P., Halamek, J., Prinzen, F., Waldauf, P., Karch, J., Stros, P., Plesinger, F., Mizner, J., Susankova, M., Prochazkova, R., Sussenbek, O., Viscor, I., Vondra, V., Smisek, R., Leinveber, P., & Osmancik, P. (2021). Ventricular activation pattern assessment during right ventricular pacing: Ultrahigh-frequency ECG study. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 32(5), 1385-1394. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.14985
    • Salinet, J., Molero, R., Schlindwein , F., Karel, J., Rodrigo, M., Rojo-Álvarez, J. L., Berenfeld, O., Climent, A., Zenger, B., Vanheusden, F., Paredes Jimena, G. S., MacLeod, R., Atienza, F., Guillem, M., Cluitmans, M., & Bonizzi, P. (2021). Electrocardiographic imaging for atrial fibrillation: a perspective from computer models and animal experiments to clinical value. Frontiers in physiology, 12, [653013]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2021.653013
    • Xenakis, M. N., Kapetis, D., Yang, Y., Gerrits, M. M., Heijman, J., Waxman, S. G., Lauria, G., Faber, C. G., Westra, R. L., Lindsey, P. J., & Smeets, H. J. (2021). Hydropathicity-based prediction of pain-causing NaV1.7 variants. BMC Bioinformatics, 22(1), [212]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12859-021-04119-2
    • Hermans, A. N. L., Gawalko, M., Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., Dinh, T., Weijs, B., van Mourik, M. J. W., Vorstermans, B., den Uijl, D. W., Opsteyn, L., Snippe, H., Vernooy, K., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Linz, D., & Luermans, J. G. L. M. (2021). Long-term intermittent versus short continuous heart rhythm monitoring for the detection of atrial fibrillation recurrences after catheter ablation. International Journal of Cardiology, 329, 105-112. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2020.12.077