University Hospitals Leuven

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Organization: University Hospitals Leuven
Country: Belgium

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Second primary malignancies in patients with a gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumour: a case report and review of the literature
    M Ferrante
    Department of Gastroenterology, Onze Lieve Vrouwziekenhuis, Aalst, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 73:397-402. 2010
  2. doi Global airway disease beyond allergy
    Peter W Hellings
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head, and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 10:143-9. 2010
  3. ncbi Pure de novo 17q25.3 micro duplication characterized by micro array CGH in a dysmorphic infant with growth retardation, developmental delay and distal arthrogryposis
    T Lukusa
    Center for Human Genetics, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Genet Couns 21:25-34. 2010
  4. ncbi Regional anaesthesia and anticoagulation
    Erik Vandermeulen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 24:121-31. 2010
  5. doi Value of intensity-modulated radiotherapy in Stage IV head-and-neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Piet Dirix
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Leuvens Kankerinstituut, University Hospitals Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1373-80. 2010
  6. doi Combined striatal binding and cerebral influx analysis of dynamic 11C-raclopride PET improves early differentiation between multiple-system atrophy and Parkinson disease
    Koen Van Laere
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Leuven University Hospital and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Nucl Med 51:588-95. 2010
  7. doi Simulation of 3D objects into breast tomosynthesis images
    E Shaheen
    Radiology Department, Leuven University Hospitals, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 139:108-12. 2010
  8. doi Influence of chronic nicotine administration on cerebral type 1 cannabinoid receptor binding: an in vivo micro-PET study in the rat using [18F]MK-9470
    Nathalie Gerard
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, E901, Catholic University Leuven and University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Mol Neurosci 42:162-7. 2010
  9. ncbi Photodermatology. Quo vadis?
    R Roelandts
    Photodermatology Unit, University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:66-72. 2009
  10. doi Volume load paradox while preparing for the Fontan: not too much for the ventricle, not too little for the lungs
    Marc Gewillig
    Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:262-5. 2010

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Publications62

  1. ncbi Second primary malignancies in patients with a gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumour: a case report and review of the literature
    M Ferrante
    Department of Gastroenterology, Onze Lieve Vrouwziekenhuis, Aalst, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 73:397-402. 2010
    ....
  2. doi Global airway disease beyond allergy
    Peter W Hellings
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head, and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 10:143-9. 2010
    ..This article provides a comprehensive overview of the current knowledge of upper and lower airway communication beyond allergic disease...
  3. ncbi Pure de novo 17q25.3 micro duplication characterized by micro array CGH in a dysmorphic infant with growth retardation, developmental delay and distal arthrogryposis
    T Lukusa
    Center for Human Genetics, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Genet Couns 21:25-34. 2010
    ..3 to 17qter...
  4. ncbi Regional anaesthesia and anticoagulation
    Erik Vandermeulen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 24:121-31. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Value of intensity-modulated radiotherapy in Stage IV head-and-neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Piet Dirix
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Leuvens Kankerinstituut, University Hospitals Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 78:1373-80. 2010
    ..To review outcome and toxicity of Stage IVa and IVb head-and-neck squamous cell carcinoma patients treated with concomitant chemotherapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) according to a hybrid fractionation schedule...
  6. doi Combined striatal binding and cerebral influx analysis of dynamic 11C-raclopride PET improves early differentiation between multiple-system atrophy and Parkinson disease
    Koen Van Laere
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Leuven University Hospital and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Nucl Med 51:588-95. 2010
    ..We investigated whether the differential diagnostic value of (11)C-raclopride PET could be improved by dynamic scan analysis combining D2R binding and regional tracer influx...
  7. doi Simulation of 3D objects into breast tomosynthesis images
    E Shaheen
    Radiology Department, Leuven University Hospitals, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 139:108-12. 2010
    ..The results confirm that there is no statistically significant difference between the simulated and the real objects. This suggests that other small mathematical or physiological objects could be simulated with the same approach...
  8. doi Influence of chronic nicotine administration on cerebral type 1 cannabinoid receptor binding: an in vivo micro-PET study in the rat using [18F]MK-9470
    Nathalie Gerard
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, E901, Catholic University Leuven and University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Mol Neurosci 42:162-7. 2010
    ..These results also suggest that chronic nicotine usage is unlikely to interfere with human PET imaging using this radioligand...
  9. ncbi Photodermatology. Quo vadis?
    R Roelandts
    Photodermatology Unit, University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:66-72. 2009
    ..Until now, most treatments have been rather symptomatic. There are also more and more reasons to believe that more active treatments could play a role in the future...
  10. doi Volume load paradox while preparing for the Fontan: not too much for the ventricle, not too little for the lungs
    Marc Gewillig
    Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:262-5. 2010
    ..Avoiding overload of the ventricle is important, but excessive protection from volume overload may not be necessary and may result in PA hypoplasia, which in turn will severely affect the Fontan circuit...
  11. doi Diffusion-weighted MRI in head and neck cancer
    Robert Hermans
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 18:72-8. 2010
    ..A number of recent reports suggest that this technique may have interesting applications in the evaluation of head and neck cancer, by distinguishing tumoural from nontumoural tissue...
  12. ncbi Effect of corticosteroids on wound healing after endoscopic sinus surgery
    M Jorissen
    ENT Department, HNS, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Rhinology 47:280-6. 2009
    ..Approximately 20% patients with chronic rhinosinusitis undergoing Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) experience impaired wound healing, leading to recurrences of sinusitis and polyps...
  13. doi EANM procedure guidelines for brain neurotransmission SPECT/PET using dopamine D2 receptor ligands, version 2
    Koen Van Laere
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 37:434-42. 2010
    ..The guidelines intend to present information specifically adapted to European practice. The information provided should be taken in the context of local conditions and regulations...
  14. doi Adipose tissue expandability and the early origins of PCOS
    Francis de Zegher
    Department of Woman and Child, University of Leuven, Belgium
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 20:418-23. 2009
    ..This concept thus explains how PCOS phenotypes might result from obesity, prenatal growth restraint or a genetic lipodystrophy, or, experimentally, from prenatal androgen excess...
  15. doi Cervical videomediastinoscopy
    T Lerut
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Thorac Surg Clin 20:195-206. 2010
    ..This article discusses the current deployment of videomediastinoscopy in the diagnosis and management of NSCLC...
  16. doi Clinical pathology services: remapping our strategic itinerary
    Norbert Blanckaert
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospitals, Catholic University of Leuven, Lueven, Belgium
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:919-25. 2010
    ..We also suggest that the core knowledge processes deserve a system approach, for example, by applying a risk-based quality management system...
  17. doi A phase I-II study of everolimus (RAD001) in combination with imatinib in patients with imatinib-resistant gastrointestinal stromal tumors
    P Schoffski
    Department of General Medical Oncology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Oncol 21:1990-8. 2010
    ..This phase I-II study assessed the safety and efficacy of co-administering everolimus with imatinib in imatinib-resistant GIST...
  18. doi Harnessing the diversity of the human T-cell repertoire: a monitoring tool for transplantation tolerance?
    Maarten Naesens
    Department of Nephrology and Renal Transplantation, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Immunol 40:2986-9. 2010
    ..In this Commentary, we discuss the strengths and opportunities of TCR repertoire monitoring, and point towards yet unanswered questions that will become important if the Vβ CDR3-length distribution assay will be clinically applied...
  19. doi Lung volume reduction for severe emphysema: do we need a scalpel or a scope?
    D Van Raemdonck
    Dept of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir Rev 19:242-7. 2010
    ..Furthermore, it is hoped that endoscopic lung volume reduction techniques may help patients with homogeneous emphysema currently excluded by most teams for the resectional procedure...
  20. doi Diagnostic bronchoscopy: state of the art
    C Dooms
    Dept of Pulmonology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir Rev 19:229-36. 2010
    ..With the advances in microtechnology over the past two decades, recent technical developments such as autofluorescence bronchoscopy and endoscopic ultrasound allow better evaluation of endobronchial, mediastinal and parenchymal lesions...
  21. doi Optimising the management of pulmonary arterial hypertension patients: emergency treatments
    M Delcroix
    Dept of Pneumology, University Hospitals of Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir Rev 19:204-11. 2010
    ..Case reports showing the precariousness of PAH patients will enforce our thesis of the need for optimal patient management organisation...
  22. doi Widespread decrease of type 1 cannabinoid receptor availability in Huntington disease in vivo
    Koen Van Laere
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Leuven University Hospital and Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Nucl Med 51:1413-7. 2010
    ..Animal and postmortem human data suggest that mutant huntingtin represses CB1 transcription. Our aim was to measure CB1 levels in the brains of Huntington disease (HD) patients in vivo...
  23. doi Angiogenesis and vascular endothelial growth factors in intraocular tumors
    Guy S Missotten
    Department of Ophthalmology, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Dev Ophthalmol 46:123-32. 2010
    ..Antivascular endothelial growth factor therapy already plays an important role in the management of irradiation complications in tumor eyes...
  24. ncbi Navicular stress fracture in high-performing twin brothers: a case report
    Ann Sofie Van Meensel
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University Hospitals Gasthuisberg Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:407-12. 2010
    ..This case report suggests that a complex interaction between mechanical and genetic risk factors exists in the development of navicular stress fractures...
  25. doi Applications of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma
    Vincent Vandecaveye
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven, Belgium
    Neuroradiology 52:773-84. 2010
    ..The possible consequences of adding DWI towards therapeutic management are outlined...
  26. doi Pharmacist- versus physician-acquired medication history: a prospective study at the emergency department
    Sabrina De Winter
    Pharmacy Department, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:371-5. 2010
    ..Study objective In this study, the authors compare medication histories obtained in the Emergency Department (ED) by pharmacists versus physicians and identify characteristics contributing to discrepancies...
  27. doi Mild haemophilia: a disease with many faces and many unexpected pitfalls
    K Peerlinck
    Hemophilia Center, Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven and Center for Molecular and Vascular Biology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Haemophilia 16:100-6. 2010
    ..Prevention of inhibitors, particularly in this patient group, should be a major topic of interest in both clinic and research...
  28. doi Localization of motor nerve branches of the human psoas muscle
    Anja Van Campenhout
    University Hospital Leuven, Department of Musculoskeletal Sciences, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Muscle Nerve 42:202-7. 2010
    ..This study of the MEP zone of the human psoas muscle can allow the clinician to inject BTX-A close to its site of action...
  29. doi Outcome of proximal internal iliac artery coil embolization prior to stent-graft extension in patients previously treated by endovascular aortic repair
    Geert Maleux
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:990-4. 2010
    ..To assess the safety, feasibility, and effectiveness of coil embolization of the proximal internal iliac artery (IIA) before stent-graft extension in patients previously treated by endovascular aortic repair (EVAR)...
  30. doi Hypofractionated breast radiotherapy: financial and economic consequences
    Yolande Lievens
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Breast 19:192-7. 2010
    ..In order to formally validate this therapeutic approach from a societal perspective, however, cost-effectiveness evaluations weighing long-term outcome against the societal costs incurred until many years after treatment are needed...
  31. pmc Insulin-like growth factor-II regulates maternal hemodynamic adaptation to pregnancy in rats
    Tim Van Mieghem
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 297:R1615-21. 2009
    ..Further studies should clarify whether IGF-II directly affects vascular function and/or indirectly promotes the secretion of placenta-derived vasoactive substances...
  32. doi Transcatheter chemoembolization of unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma: current knowledge and future directions
    Geert Maleux
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Dig Dis 27:157-63. 2009
    ..Finally, some new trends and advances in clinical research with regard to the interventional management of HCC are discussed...
  33. doi Airway clearance techniques to treat acute respiratory disorders in previously healthy children: where is the evidence?
    Kris De Boeck
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 167:607-12. 2008
    ..Physicians routinely prescribing airway clearance techniques in previously healthy children should question their practice...
  34. doi A quantitative method for evaluating the detectability of lesions in digital mammography
    F Zanca
    University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:214-8. 2008
    ..Preliminary findings in this study indicate that this method may be a promising tool to evaluate factors that have an influence on the detectability of lesions, such as the clinical processing or the viewing conditions...
  35. doi The learning curve of totally laparoscopic aortobifemoral bypass for occlusive disease. How many cases and how safe?
    I Fourneau
    Department of Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 35:723-9. 2008
    ..We assessed how many patients should be treated to overcome this learning curve...
  36. doi Whole-body biodistribution and radiation dosimetry of the human cannabinoid type-1 receptor ligand 18F-MK-9470 in healthy subjects
    Koen Van Laere
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, University Hospital and K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Nucl Med 49:439-45. 2008
    ..We have used whole-body PET/CT to characterize the biodistribution and dosimetry of a novel high-affinity, subtype-selective radioligand, (18)F-MK-9470, in healthy male and female subjects...
  37. doi Mesiodens
    Griet Van Buggenhout
    Centre for Human Genetics, University Hospital Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Med Genet 51:178-81. 2008
    ..Several hypotheses have been suggested for the formation of supernumerary teeth. Early diagnosis and treatment are needed to support right dental occlusion...
  38. doi Normal values for the satiety drinking test in healthy children between 5 and 15 years
    I Hoffman
    Division of Pediatrics, Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 21:517-20, e6. 2009
    ..We established feasibility of and normal values for a non-invasive satiety drinking test in children with an age range of 5-15 years. This tool can now be used in the assessment of paediatric FD and eating disorders...
  39. ncbi Overview of the Belgian donor and transplant statistics 2006: results of consecutive yearly data follow-up by the Belgian Section of Transplant Coordinators
    F Van Gelder
    Abdominal Surgery Transplant Department, University Hospital UZ Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 39:2637-9. 2007
    ..The Belgian Section of Transplant Coordinators, created in 1997 under the auspices of the Belgian Transplant Society, is in charge of the collection of the national data about donor/procurement activities...
  40. ncbi Mastering chemotherapy dose reduction in elderly cancer patients
    Hans Wildiers
    Department of General Medical Oncology Multidisciplinary Breast Centre, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 43:2235-41. 2007
    ..Each of these topics will be reviewed here trying to give concrete recommendations for clinical practice...
  41. ncbi Trabectedin (ET-743): evaluation of its use in advanced soft-tissue sarcoma
    Patrick Schoffski
    Leuven Cancer Institute, Department of General Medical Oncology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University Leuven, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Future Oncol 3:381-92. 2007
    ..Trabectedin is an interesting new anticancer agent that offers much promise for the treatment of advanced soft-tissue sarcoma...
  42. ncbi Repair of symptomatic cartilage lesions of the knee: the place of autologous chondrocyte implantation
    Johan Vanlauwe
    University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 73:145-58. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi Secondary corrective bone surgery: osteodistraction and osteotomies
    J Schoenaers
    Cleft Lip and Palate Team, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    B-ENT 2:109-19. 2006
  44. ncbi Editorial comment on: Tamoxifen as prophylaxis for prevention of gynaecomastia and breast pain associated with bicalutamide 150 mg monotherapy in patients with prostate cancer: a randomised, placebo-controlled, dose-response study
    Hein Van Poppel
    University Hospital KU Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Urol 52:115. 2007
  45. ncbi The complexity of reproductive decision-making in asymptomatic carriers of the Huntington mutation
    Marleen Decruyenaere
    Psychosocial Genetics Unit, University of Leuven, Herestraat, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:453-62. 2007
    ..The results illustrate the complexity of the decision-making process and the necessity of in-depth counselling. Counselling should pay special attention to conflicting values and beliefs and to all kinds of pressure...
  46. doi Delivery of adjuvant sequential dose-dense FEC-Doc to patients with breast cancer is feasible, but dose reductions and toxicity are dependent on treatment sequence
    H Wildiers
    Multidisciplinary Breast Center, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:103-12. 2009
    ....
  47. doi Simple ultrasound-based rules for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer
    D Timmerman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 31:681-90. 2008
    ..To derive simple and clinically useful ultrasound-based rules for discriminating between benign and malignant adnexal masses...
  48. doi Should we use meshes in the management of vaginal prolapse?
    Dirk De Ridder
    Department of Urology, University Hospital, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Opin Urol 18:377-82. 2008
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the latest developments in the use of synthetic meshes for vaginal prolapse repair...
  49. doi Obliterative bronchiolitis following lung transplantation: from old to new concepts?
    Geert M Verleden
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, 49 Herestraat, Leuven, Belgium
    Transpl Int 22:771-9. 2009
    ..The present review intends to give the scientific evidence for these two subtypes, and to clarify the role of azithromycin in the treatment of BOS...
  50. doi Testicular torsion after pediatric kidney transplantation
    K Cosyns
    Department of Pediatric Nephrology and Organ transplantation, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 14:E46-8. 2010
    ..It remains unclear whether this unusual complication should be regarded as coincidental or as a direct consequence of the transplantation...
  51. doi Changes in contact area characteristics of the ankle after a cartilage biopsy at the postero-medial rim of the talar dome
    G A Matricali
    Department of Musculoskeletal Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 17:1477-84. 2009
    ..Study the changes in local and generalized biomechanical characteristics of the ankle joint, associated with a well defined cartilage biopsy at the postero-medial rim of the talar dome, to evaluate its safety...
  52. doi Genetic risk profiling and prediction of disease course in Crohn's disease patients
    Liesbet Henckaerts
    Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Section, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:972-980.e2. 2009
    ..We examined the influence of recently discovered CD-associated susceptibility loci on changes in disease behavior and evaluated whether a genetic risk model for disease progression could be generated...
  53. doi A proposal for new criteria for the classification of hantaviruses, based on S and M segment protein sequences
    Piet Maes
    Hantavirus Reference Center, Laboratory of Clinical Virology, Rega Institute for Medical Research, Minderbroedersstraat 10, B3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Infect Genet Evol 9:813-20. 2009
    ....
  54. doi Stenosis detection in native hemodialysis fistulas with MDCT angiography
    Sam Heye
    Department of Radiology, UZ Leuven, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, Leuven, 3000 Vlaams Brabant 3000, Belgium
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1079-84. 2009
    ..The objective of our study was to assess the diagnostic value of 64-MDCT angiography in the evaluation of failing hemodialysis arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) in comparison with conventional digital subtraction angiography (DSA)...
  55. doi Recent approaches in hantavirus vaccine development
    Piet Maes
    Clinical Virology, Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Minderbroedersstraat 10, B3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Expert Rev Vaccines 8:67-76. 2009
    ..This review will summarize the current knowledge and recent progress as well as new speculative approaches in the development of hantavirus vaccines...
  56. doi High inter-specimen variability of baseline data for the tibio-talar contact area
    Giovanni A Matricali
    Department of Musculoskeletal Sciences, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:117-20. 2009
    ..This study aims to investigate for the first time in a systematic way the extent of the inter-specimen variability of the tibio-talar contact area, and its repercussions when analyzing data concerning this parameter...
  57. doi Ethylene glycol poisoning presenting with a falsely elevated lactate level
    Sandra Verelst
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 47:236-8. 2009
    ....
  58. ncbi Optimizing treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases with biologic agents
    Gert Van Assche
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Leuven, 49, Herestraat 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:591-6. 2008
    ....
  59. doi Higher implantation rate using modified quarter laser-assisted zona thinning in repeated implantation failure
    Sophie Debrock
    Leuven University Fertility Center, UZ Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 67:127-33. 2009
    ..In this case-control study, a study group which had received modified quarter laser-assisted zona thinning (mQLAZT) was compared with a control group which had not received mQLAZT with respect to reproductive outcome...
  60. doi The Pain Associates' International Network Initiative: a novel practical approach to the challenge of chronic pain management in Europe
    Bart Morlion
    Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Pain Pract 8:473-80. 2008
    ..A.I.N. Online provides a web site forum for discussion of pain management topics; and P.A.I.N. Management is a clinician education program providing up-to-date training in pain management...
  61. doi Brachial plexus neuritis following HPV vaccination
    Ph Debeer
    Department of Musculoskeletal Science, Division of Orthopedics, University Hospital Pellenberg, Weligerveld 1, B 3212 Pellenberg, Belgium
    Vaccine 26:4417-9. 2008
    ..Post-vaccination brachial plexus neuritis is a rare event. Nevertheless, this first case warrants careful attention in view of the large vaccination campaigns in young adolescents being launched all over the world...
  62. ncbi Neonatal cholinesterase inhibitor poisoning: materno-fetal exchange of pesticide
    M Rayyan
    Department of Paediatrics, Kalafong Hospital, University of Pretoria, South Africa
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:152-3. 2005
    ..We conclude that infants can present with tachycardia associated with cholinesterase inhibitor toxicity. Despite the side-effects intravenous atropine should not be withheld in the treatment of mother and infant...