• 2020
    • Walavalkar, V., Maiya, S., Pujar, S., Ramachandra, P., Siddaiah, S., Spronck, B., Vanagt, W. Y., & Delhaas, T. (2020). Percutaneous Device Closure of Congenital Isolated Ventricular Septal Defects: A Single-Center Retrospective Database Study Amongst 412 Cases. Pediatric Cardiology, 41(3), 591-598. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00246-020-02315-0
    • Liapi, E., van Bilsen, M., Verjans, R., & Schroen, B. (2020). tRNAs and tRNA fragments as modulators of cardiac and skeletal muscle function. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta-Molecular Cell Research, 1867(3), [118465]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamcr.2019.03.012
    • Gharaviri, A., Bidar, E., Potse, M., Zeemering, S., Verheule, S., Pezzuto, S., Krause, R., Maessen, J. G., Auricchio, A., & Schotten, U. (2020). Epicardial Fibrosis Explains Increased Endo-Epicardial Dissociation and Epicardial Breakthroughs in Human Atrial Fibrillation. Frontiers in physiology, 11, [68]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2020.00068
    • Salden, F. C. W. M., Luermans, J. G. L. M., Westra, S. W., Weijs, B., Engels, E. B., Heckman, L. I. B., Lamerichs, L. J. M., Janssen, M. H. G., Clerx, K. J. H., Cornelussen, R., Ghosh, S., Prinzen, F. W., & Vernooy, K. (2020). Short-Term Hemodynamic and Electrophysiological Effects of Cardiac Resynchronization by Left Ventricular Septal Pacing. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 75(4), 347-359. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.11.040
    • Pustjens, T. F. S., Streukens, B., Vainer, J., Gho, B., Ruiters, A. W., Stein, M., Ilhan, M., Veenstra, L., Theunissen, R., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Van't Hof, A. W. J., & Rasoul, S. (2020). Design and rationale of ischaemia-driven complete revascularisation versus usual care in patients with non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel coronary disease: the South Limburg Myocardial Infarction (SLIM) trial. Netherlands Heart Journal, 28(2), 75-80. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12471-019-01332-w
    • Olligs, J., Linz, D., Dechering, D. G., Eckardt, L., & Müller, P. (2020). Heart rate - A complex prognostic marker in acute heart failure. IJC Heart and Vasculature, 26, [100456]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2019.100456
    • Wijtvliet, E. P. J. P., Tieleman, R. G., van Gelder, I. C., Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., Rienstra, M., Folkeringa, R. J., Bronzwaer, P., Elvan, A., Elders, J., Tukkie, R., Luermans, J. G. L. M., Van Asselt, A. D. I. T., Van Kuijk, S. M. J., Tijssen, J. G., Crijns, H. J. G. M., & RACE 4 Investigators (2020). Nurse-led vs. usual-care for atrial fibrillation. European Heart Journal, 41(5), 634-641. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz666
    • Kadhim, K., Lau, D. H., Sanders, P., & Linz, D. (2020). Sleep apnea in atrial fibrillation - Highly prevalent, highly relevant, but most patients are not somnolent!IJC Heart and Vasculature, 26, [100463]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2019.100463
    • Maesen, B., Weberndorfer, V., Bidar, E., & Linz, D. (2020). The importance of bipolar bidirectional radiofrequency in surgical AF ablation. IJC Heart and Vasculature, 26, [100478]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100478
    • Adriaans, B. P., Westenberg, J. J. M., van Cauteren, Y. J. M., Gerretsen, S., Elbaz, M. S. M., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Veenstra, L. F., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Wildberger, J. E., & Schalla, S. (2020). Clinical assessment of aortic valve stenosis: Comparison between 4D flow MRI and transthoracic echocardiography. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 51(2), 472-480. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmri.26847
    • Quicken, S., Huberts, W., Tordoir, J., van Loon, M., Delhaas, T., & Mees, B. (2020). Computational Modelling Based Recommendation on Optimal Dialysis Needle Positioning and Dialysis Flow in Patients With Arteriovenous Grafts. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 59(2), 288-294. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2019.08.013
    • Montalescot, G., Brotons, C., Cosyns, B., Crijns, H. J., D'Angelo, A., Drouet, L., Eberli, F., Lane, D. A., Besse, B., Chan, A., Vicaut, E., Darius, H., & AEGEAN Study Investigators (2020). Educational Impact on Apixaban Adherence in Atrial Fibrillation (the AEGEAN STUDY): A Randomized Clinical Trial. American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs, 20(1), 61-71. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40256-019-00356-2
    • van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Hoogland, R., Ter Horst, I., Kloosterman, M., Vanbelle, S., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Prinzen, F. W., Meine, M., Maass, A. H., & Vernooy, K. (2020). Evaluating Electrocardiography-Based Identification of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Responders Beyond Current Left Bundle Branch Block Definitions. JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology, 6(2), 193-203. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2019.10.009
    • ter Bekke, R. M. A., & Volders, P. G. A. (2020). Haloperidol and sudden death in first acute myocardial infarction. IJC Heart & Vasculature, 26, [100482]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100482
    • Gauthey, A., Willemen, E., Lumens, J., Ploux, S., Bordachar, P., Ritter, P., Prinzen, F. W., Lejeune, S., Pouleur, A-C., Garnir, Q., Marchandise, S., Scavee, C., Wauters, A., & De Waroux, J-B. L. P. (2020). Impact of paced left ventricular dyssynchrony on left ventricular reverse remodeling after cardiac resynchronization therapy. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 31(2), 494-502. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.14330
    • Zonnebeld, N., Huberts, W., van Loon, M. M., Delhaas, T., & Tordoir, J. H. M. (2020). Natural Vascular Remodelling After Arteriovenous Fistula Creation in Dialysis Patients With and Without Previous Ipsilateral Vascular Access. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 59(2), 277-287. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2019.10.010
    • Verjans, R., van Bilsen, M., & Schroen, B. (2020). Reviewing the Limitations of Adult Mammalian Cardiac Regeneration: Noncoding RNAs as Regulators of Cardiomyogenesis. Biomolecules, 10(2), [262]. https://doi.org/10.3390/biom10020262
    • Salden, O. A. E., Vernooy, K., van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Cramer, M. J., Prinzen, F. W., & Meine, M. (2020). Strategies to Improve Selection of Patients Without Typical Left Bundle Branch Block for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy. JACC: Clinical Electrophysiology, 6(2), 129-142. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacep.2019.11.018
    • Verdonschot, J. A. J., Merken, J. J., Brunner-La Rocca, H-P., Hazebroek, M. R., Eurlings, C. G. M. J., Thijssen, E., Wang, P., Weerts, J., van Empel, V., Schummers, G., Schreckenberg, M., van den Wijngaard, A., Lumens, J., Brunner, H. G., Heymans, S. R. B., Krapels, I. P. C., & Knackstedt, C. (2020). Value of Speckle Tracking-Based Deformation Analysis in Screening Relatives of Patients With Asymptomatic Dilated Cardiomyopathy. JACC-Cardiovascular Imaging, 13(2), 549-558. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2019.02.032
    • Tilz, R. R., Dagres, N., Arbelo, E., Blomstroem-Lundqvist, C., Crijns, H. J., Kirchhof, P., Kautzner, J., Temporelli, P. L., Laroche, C., Roberts, P. R., Pehrson, S., Lip, G. Y. H., Brugada, J., Tavazzi, L., & Atrial Fibrillation Ablation and Atrial Fibrillation Registries Investigators Groups (2020). Which patients with atrial fibrillation undergo an ablation procedure today in Europe? A report from the ESC-EHRA-EORP Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Long-Term and Atrial Fibrillation General Pilot Registries. EP Europace, 22(2), 250-258. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euz291
    • Gomes, C. P. C., Schroen, B., Kuster, G. M., Robinson, E. L., Ford, K., Squire, I. B., Heymans, S., Martelli, F., Emanueli, C., Devaux, Y., & EU-CardioRNA COST Action (CA17129) (2020). Regulatory RNAs in Heart Failure. Circulation, 141(4), 313-328. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.042474
    • Heinen, S., Gashi, K., van den Heuvel, D., de Vries, J-P., van de Vosse, F., Delhaas, T., & Huberts, W. (2020). A Metamodeling Approach for Instant Severity Assessment and Uncertainty Quantification of Iliac Artery Stenoses. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the Asme, 142(1), [011010]. https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4044502
    • Kostopoulou, A., Zeljko, H. M., Bogossian, H., Ciudin, R., Costa, F., Heijman, J., Kochhaeuser, S., Manola, S., Scherr, D., Sohal, M., Wakili, R., Wolf, M., Irfan, G., & DAS-CAM participants 2017–2018 (2020). Atrial fibrillation-related stroke in women: Evidence and inequalities in epidemiology, mechanisms, clinical presentation, and management. Clinical Cardiology, 43(1), 14-23. https://doi.org/10.1002/clc.23284
    • van Doorn, W. P. T. M., Vroemen, W. H. M., Smulders, M. W., van Suijlen, J. D., van Cauteren, Y. J. M., Bekkers, S. C. A. M., Bekers, O., & Meex, S. J. R. (2020). High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin I and T Kinetics after Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine, 5(1), 239-241. https://doi.org/10.1373/jalm.2019.029785
    • Jurak, P., Curila, K., Leinveber, P., Prinzen, F. W., Viscor, I., Plesinger, F., Smisek, R., Prochazkova, R., Osmancik, P., & Halamek, J. (2020). Novel ultra-high-frequency electrocardiogram tool for the description of the ventricular depolarization pattern before and during cardiac resynchronization. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 31(1), 300-307. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.14299
    • Engels, E. B., Thibault, B., Mangual, J., Badie, N., McSpadden, L. C., Calo, L., Ritter, P., Pappone, C., Bode, K., Varma, N., & Prinzen, F. W. (2020). Dynamic atrioventricular delay programming improves ventricular electrical synchronization as evaluated by 3D vectorcardiography. Journal of Electrocardiology, 58, 1-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2019.09.026
    • Vroomen, M., Maesen, B., Luermans, J. L., Maessen, J. G., Crijns, H. J., La Meir, M., & Pison, L. (2020). Epicardial and Endocardial Validation of Conduction Block After Thoracoscopic Epicardial Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation. Innovations: Technology and Techniques in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 15(6), 525-531. https://doi.org/10.1177/1556984520956314
    • Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., Hermans, A. N. L., Linz, D. K., Dudink, E. A. M. P., Luermans, J. G. L. M., Weijs, B., Vernooy, K., & Crijns, H. J. G. M. (2020). Frequency and Determinants of Spontaneous Conversion to Sinus Rhythm in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Recent-onset Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review. Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review, 9(4), 195-201. https://doi.org/10.15420/aer.2020.34
    • Plesinger, F., van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Smisek, R., Halamek, J., Jurak, P., Maass, A. H., Meine, M., Vernooy, K., & Prinzen, F. W. (2020). Fully automated QRS area measurement for predicting response to cardiac resynchronization therapy. Journal of Electrocardiology, 63, 159-163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2019.07.003
    • van Loon, T., Knackstedt, C., Cornelussen, R., Reesink, K., Brunner-La Rocca, H., Delhaas, T., van Empel, V., & Lumens, J. (2020). Increased myocardial stiffness more than impaired relaxation function limits cardiac performance during exercise in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a virtual patient study. European Heart Journal - Digital Health, 1(1), 40-50. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjdh/ztaa009
    • Blom, L. J., Groeneveld, S. A., Wulterkens, B. M., van Rees, B., Nguyen, U. C., Roudijk, R. W., Cluitmans, M., Volders, P. G. A., & Hassink, R. J. (2020). Novel use of repolarization parameters in electrocardiographic imaging to uncover arrhythmogenic substrate. Journal of Electrocardiology, 59, 116-121. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2020.02.003
    • Tas, J., van Gassel, R. J. J., Heines, S. J. H., Mulder, M. M. G., Heijnen, N. F. L., Acampo-de Jong, M. J., Bels, J. L. M., Bennis, F. C., Koelmann, M., Groven, R. V. M., Donkers, M. A., van Rosmalen, F., Hermans, B. J. M., Meex, S. J. R., Mingels, A., Bekers, O., Savelkoul, P., Oude Lashof, A. M. L., Wildberger, J., ... van Bussel, B. C. T. (2020). Serial measurements in COVID-19-induced acute respiratory disease to unravel heterogeneity of the disease course: design of the Maastricht Intensive Care COVID cohort (MaastrICCht). BMJ Open, 10(9), [040175]. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-040175
  • 2019
    • Kenneweg, F., Bang, C., Xiao, K., Boulanger, C. M., Loyer, X., Mazlan, S., Schroen, B., Hermans-Beijnsberger, S., Foinquinos, A., Hirt, M. N., Eschenhagen, T., Funcke, S., Stojanovic, S., Genschel, C., Schimmel, K., Just, A., Pfanne, A., Scherf, K., Dehmel, S., ... Thum, T. (2019). Long Noncoding RNA-Enriched Vesicles Secreted by Hypoxic Cardiomyocytes Drive Cardiac Fibrosis. Molecular Therapy - Nucleic Acids, 18, 363-374. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omtn.2019.09.003
    • Pluymaekers, N. A. H. A., Hermans, A. N. L., Middeldorp, M. E., Kadhim, K., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Sanders, P., & Linz, D. (2019). Gender differences and daily variation in atrial fibrillation risk factor profiles: Considerations for risk factor management. IJC Heart and Vasculature, 25, [100442]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2019.100442
    • Linz, D., Ammirati, E., Dan, G-A., Heijman, J., & Dobrev, D. (2019). Highlights from the International Journal of Cardiology Heart & Vasculature: Heart failure, atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction. IJC Heart and Vasculature, 25, [100443]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2019.100443
    • Lyon, A., Mincholé, A., Bueno-Orovio, A., & Rodriguez, B. (2019). Improving the clinical understanding of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy by combining patient data, machine learning and computer simulations: A case study. Morphologie, 103(343), 169-179. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.morpho.2019.09.001
    • Hendriks, J. M. L., Tieleman, R. G., Vrijhoef, H. J. M., Wijtvliet, P., Gallagher, C., Prins, M. H., Sanders, P., & Crijns, H. J. G. M. (2019). Integrated specialized atrial fibrillation clinics reduce all-cause mortality: post hoc analysis of a randomized clinical trial. EP Europace, 21(12), 1785-1792. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euz209
    • Gorcsan, J., & Lumens, J. (2019). Opposing Wall Pushing and Stretching: Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Requires Electrical Delay and Viability. JACC-Cardiovascular Imaging, 12(12), 2414-2416. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcmg.2019.01.013
    • Schnabel, R. B., Haeusler, K. G., Healey, J. S., Freedman, B., Boriani, G., Brachmann, J., Brandes, A., Bustamante, A., Casadei, B., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Doehner, W., Engstrom, G., Fauchier, L., Friberg, L., Gladstone, D. J., Glotzer, T. V., Goto, S., Hankey, G. J., Harbison, J. A., ... Yan, B. (2019). Searching for Atrial Fibrillation Poststroke A White Paper of the AF-SCREEN International Collaboration. Circulation, 140(22), 1834-1850. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.040267
    • Smulders, M. W., Kietselaer, B. L. J. H., Wildberger, J. E., Dagnelie, P. C., Brunner-La Rocca, H-P., Mingels, A. M. A., van Cauteren, Y. J. M., Theunissen, R. A. L. J., Post, M. J., Schalla, S., van Kuijk, S. M. J., Das, M., Kim, R. J., Crijns, H. J. G. M., & Bekkers, S. C. A. M. (2019). Initial Imaging-Guided Strategy Versus Routine Care in Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 74(20), 2466-2477. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2019.09.027
    • Blythe, N. M., Muraki, K., Ludlow, M. J., Stylianidis, V., Gilbert, H. T. J., Evans, E. L., Cuthbertson, K., Foster, R., Swift, J., Li, J., Drinkhill, M. J., van Nieuwenhoven, F. A., Porter, K. E., Beech, D. J., & Turner, N. A. (2019). Mechanically activated Piezo1 channels of cardiac fibroblasts stimulate p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase activity and interleukin-6 secretion. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 294(46), 17395-17408. https://doi.org/10.1074/jbc.RA119.009167
    • Foreman, Y. D., Brouwers, M. C. G. J., Berendschot, T. T. J. M., van Dongen, M. C. J. M., Eussen, S. J. P. M., van Greevenbroek, M. M. J., Henry, R. M. A., Houben, A. J. H. M., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Kroon, A. A., Reesink, K. D., Schram, M. T., Schaper, N. C., & Stehouwer, C. D. A. (2019). The oral glucose tolerance test-derived incremental glucose peak is associated with greater arterial stiffness and maladaptive arterial remodeling: The Maastricht Study. Cardiovascular Diabetology, 18(1), [152]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12933-019-0950-x
    • Evertz, R., Houck, C. A., ten Cate, T., Duijnhouwer, A. L., Beukema, R., Westra, S., Vernooy, K., & de Groot, N. M. S. (2019). Concomitant pulmonary vein isolation and percutaneous closure of atrial septal defects: A pilot project. Congenital Heart Disease, 14(6), 1123-1129. https://doi.org/10.1111/chd.12859
    • Walmsley, J., Squara, P., Wolfhard, U., Cornelussen, R., & Lumens, J. (2019). Impact of abrupt versus gradual correction of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation: a modelling study. Eurointervention, 15(10), 902-911. https://doi.org/10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00598
    • Yorgun, H., Canpolat, U., Oksul, M., Sener, Y. Z., Ates, A. H., Crijns, H. J. G. M., & Aytemir, K. (2019). Long-term outcomes of cryoballoon-based left atrial appendage isolation in addition to pulmonary vein isolation in persistent atrial fibrillation. EP Europace, 21(11), 1653-1662. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euz232
    • Jaminon, A., Reesink, K., Kroon, A., & Schurgers, L. (2019). The Role of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells in Arterial Remodeling: Focus on Calcification-Related Processes. International journal of molecular sciences, 20(22), [5694]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms20225694
    • Habib, G., Erba, P. A., Iung, B., Donal, E., Cosyns, B., Laroche, C., Popescu, B. A., Prendergast, B., Tornos, P., Sadeghpour, A., Oliver, L., Vaskelyte, J-J., Sow, R., Axler, O., Maggioni, A. P., Lancellotti, P., Granada, Mahia, M., Ressi, S., ... EURO-ENDO Investigators (2019). Clinical presentation, aetiology and outcome of infective endocarditis. Results of the ESC-EORP EURO-ENDO (European infective endocarditis) registry: a prospective cohort study. European Heart Journal, 40(39), 3222-+. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehz620