• P. Debyelaan 25

    6229 HX Maastricht

    Netherlands

Research Output

2020

Intraoperative contrast-enhanced ultrasound examination for endoleak detection after complex and infrarenal endovascular aortic repair

Keschenau, P. R., Alkassam, H., Kotelis, D., Jacobs, M. J. & Kalder, J., Apr 2020, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 71, 4, p. 1200-1206 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2019

Deep venous obstruction: towards optimizing treatment strategies

van Vuuren, TMAJ., 2019, Maastricht: Maastricht University. 215 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisInternal

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Detecting stent geometry changes after venous recanalization using duplex ultrasound

Barbati, M. E., Gombert, A., Toonder, I., van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Schleimer, K., Grommes, J., Wittens, C. H. A. & Jalaie, H., Feb 2019, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 34, 1, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Editor's Choice - Outcomes After One Stage Versus Two Stage Open Repair of Type II Thoraco-abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

Gombert, A., Kirner, L., Ketting, S., Rueckbeil, M., Mees, B., Barbati, M. E., Keschenau, P. R., Kalder, J., Schurink, G. W., Kotelis, D. & Jacobs, M. J., Mar 2019, In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 57, 3, p. 340-348 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Feasibility and Twelve-month Patency of a Six-fold Fenestrated Stent Graft for Type IV Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Repair

Kalder, J., Gombert, A., Kotelis, D. & Jacobs, M. J., Oct 2019, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 60, 5 p., 478.e1-478.e5.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Great Power Brings Great Responsibility: Some Thoughts About a Promising Approach to Standardised Data Assessment in Registry Studies

Gombert, A. & Jacobs, M. J., Jun 2019, In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 57, 6, p. 822-822 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

In vivo endothelialization and neointimal hyperplasia assessment after angioplasty of sheep carotid artery with a novel polycarbonate polyurethane patch

Jalaie, H., Steitz, J., Afify, M., Barbati, M. E., Hoeft, K., Assar, M. A. M., Hermanns-Sachweh, B., Tolba, R. H., Jacobs, M. J. & Schleimer, K., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Biomaterials Applications. 34, 2, p. 208-218 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

New Large Animal Model for Aortic Aneurysms in the Viscerorenal Segment

Kalder, J., Isfort, P., Reinartz, S. D., Gremse, F., Yamoah, G. G., Gesche, V., Kotelis, D., Tolba, R., Jacobs, M. J. & Jalaie, H., Aug 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 240, p. 156-164 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Perfusion-related changes in intestinal diffusion detected by NMR-MOUSE (R) monitoring in minipigs

Keschenau, P. R., Simons, N., Klingel, H., Reuter, S., Foldenauer, A. C., Viess, J., Weidener, D., Andruszkow, J., Bluemich, B., Tolba, R., Jacobs, M. J. & Kalder, J., Sep 2019, In : Microvascular Research. 125, 8 p., 103876.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The future of iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis treatment

Wittens, C. H. A. & Black, S. A., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 7, 6, p. 771-772 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Venous stent patency may be affected by collateral vein lumen size

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Doganci, S., Toonder, I. M., De Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., Feb 2019, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 34, 1, p. 32-39 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2018

Eight-year follow-up of a randomized clinical trial comparing ultrasound-guided foam sclerotherapy with surgical stripping of the great saphenous vein

Lam, Y. L., Lawson, J. A., Toonder, I. M., Shadid, N. H., Sommer, A., Veenstra, M., van der Kleij, A. M. J., Ceulen, R. P., de Haan, E., Ibrahim, F., van Dooren, T., Nieman, F. H. & Wittens, C. H. A., 1 May 2018, In : British Journal of Surgery. 105, 6, p. 692-698 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Illusory Angiographic Signs of Significant Iliac Vein Compression in Healthy Volunteers

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Kurstjens, R. L. M., Wittens, C. H. A., van Laanen, J. H. H. & de Graaf, R., Dec 2018, In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 56, 6, p. 874-879 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Outflow reconstruction of the lower extremity in chronic venous obstructive disease

de Wolf, M., 2018, Maastricht: Proefschriftmaken.nl II Uitgeverij Boxpress. 191 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisInternal

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Patency rate and quality of life after ultrasound-accelerated catheter-directed thrombolysis for deep vein thrombosis

Gombert, A., Gombert, R., Barbati, M. E., Bruners, P., Keszei, A., Wittens, C., Jalaie, H. & Grommes, J., 1 May 2018, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 33, 4, p. 251-260 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Patency rates and clinical outcomes in a cohort of 200 patients treated with a dedicated venous stent

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Doganci, S. & Wittens, C. H. A., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 6, 3, p. 321-329 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Stent Extension below the Common Femoral Vein in Extensive Chronic Iliofemoral Venous Obstructions

van Vuuren, T., Wittens, C. & de Graaf, R., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. 29, 8, p. 1142-1147 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Stent extension into a single inflow vessel is a valuable option after endophlebectomy

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., van Laanen, J. H. H., Wittens, C. H. A. & de Graaf, R., 1 Oct 2018, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 33, 9, p. 610-617 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The Effect of Stenting on Venous Hypertension: Results Using a Treadmill Stress Test with Invasive Pressure Measurements in Patients with Iliofemoral Venous Obstruction

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., Konijn, H. W., Toonder, I. M., Nelemans, P. J., van Laanen, J. H. H., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., 1 Aug 2018, In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 56, 2, p. 247-254 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The inability of venous occlusion air plethysmography to identify patients who will benefit from stenting of deep venous obstruction

Kurstjens, R. L. M., Catarinella, F. S., Lam, Y. L., de Wolf, M. A. F., Toonder, I. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., 1 Aug 2018, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 33, 7, p. 483-491 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The need for a timely diagnostic workup for patients with venous leg ulcers

Pernot, C. C. E. G., Zwiers, I., ten Cate-Hoek, A. J. & Wittens, C. H. A., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Wound Care. 27, 11, p. 758-763 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Wound complications after common femoral vein endophlebectomy: Influence on outcome

Gombert, A., Barbati, M. E., Grommes, J., Kurstjens, R. L. M., deWolf, M. A. F., Wittens, C. H. A. & Jalaie, H., 1 Jul 2018, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 33, 6, p. 407-417 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2017

A randomised controlled trial comparing venous stenting with conservative treatment in patients with deep venous obstruction: research protocol

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., van Laanen, J. H. H., de Geus, M., Nelemans, P. J., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., Sep 2017, In : BMJ Open. 7, 9, 8 p., 017233.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Editor's Choice - Reconstruction of the femoro-ilio-caval outflow by percutaneous and hybrid interventions in symptomatic deep venous obstruction

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., de Wolf, M. A. F., Arnoldussen, C. W. K. P., Kurstjens, R. L. M., van Laanen, J. H. H., Jalaie, H., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., Oct 2017, In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 54, 4, p. 495-503 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Endophlebectomy of the common femoral vein and arteriovenous fistula creation as adjuncts to venous stenting for post-thrombotic syndrome

de Wolf, M. A. F., Jalaie, H., van Laanen, J. H. H., Kurstjens, R. L. M., Mensinck, M. J. S., de Geus, M. J., Gombert, A., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., May 2017, In : British Journal of Surgery. 104, 6, p. 718-725 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Endovascular Treatment of a Renocaval Arteriovenous Fistula Induced Inferior Vena Cava Aneurysm

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Kurstjens, R. L. M., Van Zandvoort, C., De Graaf, R., Wittens, C. H. A. & Van Laanen, J. H. H., Nov 2017, In : Annals of Vascular Surgery. 45, p. 269.e5-269.e9 5 p., 269.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Gadobutrol versus gadofosveset-trisodium in MR venography of the lower extremities

Arnoldussen, C. W. K. P., Lam, Y., Ito, N., Winkens, B., Kooi, M. E., Wittens, C. H. A. & Wildberger, J. E., Dec 2017, In : European Radiology. 27, 12, p. 4986-4994 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Prediction of venous wound healing with laser speckle imaging

van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., Van Zandvoort, C., Doganci, S., Zwiers, I., tenCate-Hoek, A. J., Kurstjens, R. L. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Dec 2017, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 32, 10, p. 658-664 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Risk factors of postthrombotic syndrome before and after deep venous thrombosis treatment

Strijkers, R. H. W., de Wolf, M. A. F. & Wittens, C. H. A., Jul 2017, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 32, 6, p. 384-389 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Surgical Treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers

van Gent, W. B., 2017

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisExternal prepared

The predictive value of haemodynamic parameters for outcome of deep venous reconstructions in patients with chronic deep vein obstruction - A systematic review

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., Kleijnen, J., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., Sep 2017, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 32, 8, p. 532-542 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Wiederherstellung der Leitvenen nach tiefer Becken-Beinvenenthrombose

Schleimer, K., Barbati, M. E., Grommes, J., Gombert, A., Kotelis, D., Kalder, J., Wittens, C. H. W. & Jalaie, H., 2017, In : Phlebologie. 46, 5, p. 263-269 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2016

Abdominal and pubic collateral veins as indicators of deep venous obstruction

Kurstjens, R. L. M., van Vuuren, T. M. A. J., de Wolf, M. A. F., de Graaf, R., Arnoldussen, C. W. K. P. & Wittens, C. H. A., Oct 2016, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 4, 4, p. 426-433

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Clarivein (R) mechano-chemical ablation an interim analysis of a randomized controlled trial dose-finding study

Lam, Y. L., Toonder, I. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Apr 2016, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 31, 3, p. 170-176

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of a new incision management system (PREVENA®) on wound healing after endophlebectomy of the common femoral vein: a case series

Gombert, A., Barbati, M. E., Wittens, C., Grommes, J. & Jalaie, H., 2016, In : Journal of Medical Case Reports. 10, 130.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Haemodynamics in deep venous obstruction: Advances towards a tailored treatment

Kurstjens, R. L. M., 2016, Maastricht: Maastricht University.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisInternal

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Interventional treatment of postthrombotic syndrome

Jalaie, H., Schleimer, K., Barbati, M. E., Gombert, A., Grommes, J., de Wolf, M., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C., Aug 2016, In : Gefässchirurgie. 21, Suppl 2, p. S37–S44 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Intravenous pressure changes in patients with postthrombotic deep venous obstruction: results using a treadmill stress test

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., Konijn, H. W., Toonder, I. M., Nelemans, P. J., de Graaf, R. & Wittens, C. H. A., Jun 2016, In : Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 14, 6, p. 1163-1170

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Regarding "The value of hemodynamic measurements by air plethysmography in diagnosing venous obstruction of the lower limb" Reply

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., Strijkers, R. H. W., Arnoldussen, C. W. K. P., Toonder, I. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Oct 2016, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 4, 4, p. 538-538

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademicpeer-review

The effect of distraction on pain perception during an endovenous thermal ablation procedure

van Zandvoort, C. E. G., Toonder, I. M., Stoopendaal, I. A. J. & Wittens, C. H. A., Aug 2016, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 31, 7, p. 463-470

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The relation between clinical scores and quality-of-life in long-term follow-up

Catarinella, F. S., Nieman, F. H. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Mar 2016, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 31, 1 suppl, p. 99-105

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The value of hemodynamic measurements by air plethysmography in diagnosing venous obstruction of the lower limb

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Wolf, M. A. F., Alsadah, S. A., Arnoldussen, C. W. K. P., Strijkers, R. H. W., Toonder, I. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Jul 2016, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 4, 3, p. 313-319

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

The value of intravascular ultrasound in the treatment of central venous obstructions in hemodialysis patients

de Graaf, R., van Laanen, J., Peppelenbosch, N., van Loon, M. & Tordoir, J., Mar 2016, In : Journal of vascular access. 17, Suppl 1, p. S12-S15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Venous hemodynamic changes in lower limb venous disease: the UIP consensus according to scientific evidence

Lee, B-B., Nicolaides, A. N., Myers, K., Meissner, M., Kalodiki, E., Allegra, C., Antignani, P. L., Baekgaard, N., Beach, K., Belcaro, G., Black, S., Blomgren, L., Bouskela, E., Cappelli, M., Caprini, J., Carpentier, P., Cavezzi, A., Chastanet, S., Christenson, J. T., Christopoulos, D. & 52 others, Clarke, H., Davies, A., De Maeseneer, M., Eklof, B., Ermini, S., Fernandez, F., Franceschi, C., Gasparis, A., Geroulakos, G., Gianesini, S., Giannoukas, A., Gloviczki, P., Huang, Y., Ibegbuna, V., Kakkos, S. K., Kistner, R., Kolbel, T., Kurstjens, R. L. M., Labropoulos, N., Laredo, J., Lattimer, C. R., Lugli, M., Lurie, F., Maleti, O., Markovic, J., Mendoza, E., Monedero, J. L., Moneta, G., Moore, H., Morrison, N., Mosti, G., Nelzen, O., Obermayer, A., Ogawa, T., Parsi, K., Partsch, H., Passariello, F., Perrin, M. R., Pittaluga, P., Raju, S., Ricci, S., Rosales, A., Scuderi, A., Slagsvold, C-E., Thurin, A., Urbanek, T., van Rij, A., Vasquez, M., Wittens, C. H. A., Zamboni, P., Zimmet, S. & Ezpeleta, S. Z., Jun 2016, In : International Angiology. 35, 3, p. 236-352

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)
2015

An overview of the most commonly used venous quality of life and clinical outcome measurements

Catarinella, F. S., Nieman, F. H. M. & Wittens, C. H. A., Jul 2015, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders. 3, 3, p. 333-340

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Arteriovenous fistula geometry in hybrid recanalisation of post-thrombotic venous obstruction

Kurstjens, R. L. M., de Graaf, R., Barbati, M. E., de Wolf, M. A. F., van Laanen, J. H. H., Wittens, C. H. A. & Jalaie, H., Mar 2015, In : Phlebology: The Journal of Venous Disease. 30, 1, p. 42-49

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)