W A Wuyts

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospitals Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient-centred management in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: similar themes in three communication models
    Wim A Wuyts
    Unit for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Dept of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Fertility and Procreation Unit, Division of Gynaecologic Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy National Heart and Lung Institute, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, London, UK
    Eur Respir Rev 23:231-8. 2014
  2. pmc Multiplex protein profiling of bronchoalveolar lavage in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    Willems Stijn
    Department of Pathophysiology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Thorac Med 8:38-45. 2013
  3. pmc Pulmonary lymphangitic carcinomatosis as a primary manifestation of gastric carcinoma in a young adult: a case report and review of the literature
    Kim Moubax
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals Leuven, Digestive Oncology Unit, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Res Notes 5:638. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The pathogenesis of pulmonary fibrosis: a moving target
    Wim A Wuyts
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 41:1207-18. 2013
  5. pmc Clinical use of biomarkers of survival in pulmonary fibrosis
    Michiel Thomeer
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk, Belgium
    Respir Res 11:89. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Azithromycin reduces pulmonary fibrosis in a bleomycin mouse model
    W A Wuyts
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Exp Lung Res 36:602-14. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Newer modes of treating interstitial lung disease
    Wim A Wuyts
    Unit for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 17:332-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Macrolides inhibit IL17-induced IL8 and 8-isoprostane release from human airway smooth muscle cells
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratorium of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 7:76-82. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The role of the IL23/IL17 axis in bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 8:1911-20. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of interleukin-17 during acute rejection after lung transplantation
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit, and Lung Transplantation Unit, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 27:779-87. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient-centred management in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: similar themes in three communication models
    Wim A Wuyts
    Unit for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Dept of Pulmonary Medicine, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium Fertility and Procreation Unit, Division of Gynaecologic Oncology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy National Heart and Lung Institute, Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College, London, UK
    Eur Respir Rev 23:231-8. 2014
    ..The development of effective communication skills is an on-going process and it is recommended to examine communication models used in other chronic diseases...
  2. pmc Multiplex protein profiling of bronchoalveolar lavage in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    Willems Stijn
    Department of Pathophysiology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Ann Thorac Med 8:38-45. 2013
    ..Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP) are diffuse parenchymal lung diseases characterized by a mixture of inflammation and fibrosis, leading to lung destruction and finally death...
  3. pmc Pulmonary lymphangitic carcinomatosis as a primary manifestation of gastric carcinoma in a young adult: a case report and review of the literature
    Kim Moubax
    Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospitals Leuven, Digestive Oncology Unit, Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Res Notes 5:638. 2012
    ..Lymphangitic carcinomatosis as a manifestation of gastric carcinoma is rare. The presenting symptoms are misleading and nonspecific, often resulting in delayed diagnosis...
  4. doi request reprint The pathogenesis of pulmonary fibrosis: a moving target
    Wim A Wuyts
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 41:1207-18. 2013
    ..The latter will probably consist of a combination of agents targeting a number of key pathways...
  5. pmc Clinical use of biomarkers of survival in pulmonary fibrosis
    Michiel Thomeer
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Ziekenhuis Oost Limburg, Genk, Belgium
    Respir Res 11:89. 2010
    ..These decisions are made easier if accurate and objective measurements of the patients' clinical status can predict the risk of progression to death...
  6. doi request reprint Azithromycin reduces pulmonary fibrosis in a bleomycin mouse model
    W A Wuyts
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Exp Lung Res 36:602-14. 2010
    ..A possible mechanism could be a modulation of both innate immunity and adaptive immunity. These findings might suggest a potential role for azithromycin in the treatment of IPF...
  7. ncbi request reprint Newer modes of treating interstitial lung disease
    Wim A Wuyts
    Unit for Interstitial Lung Diseases, Department of Respiratory Medicine, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 17:332-6. 2011
    ..This review critically discusses recent advances in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). Moreover, it also focuses on the practical approach of a patient diagnosed with IPF and uncovers challenges for the future...
  8. ncbi request reprint Macrolides inhibit IL17-induced IL8 and 8-isoprostane release from human airway smooth muscle cells
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratorium of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 7:76-82. 2007
    ..In BOS patients, these phenomena may explain the anti-inflammatory effects of azithromycin...
  9. doi request reprint The role of the IL23/IL17 axis in bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantation
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Transplant 8:1911-20. 2008
    ..IL6, IL1beta and IL23 seem to be skewing cytokines and IL2 a counteracting cytokine for T(H)17 alignment. The involvement of TGF-beta could not be confirmed, either as T(H)17 steering or as counteracting cytokine...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of interleukin-17 during acute rejection after lung transplantation
    B M Vanaudenaerde
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Katholieke Universiteit, and Lung Transplantation Unit, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 27:779-87. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that interleukin-17 is important in the pathophysiology of acute lung rejection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modulation by cAMP of IL-1beta-induced eotaxin and MCP-1 expression and release in human airway smooth muscle cells
    W A Wuyts
    Laboratory of Pneumology, Unit of Respiratory Pharmacology, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 22:220-6. 2003
    ..These findings may be important for the further development of new anti-inflammatory drugs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of 8-isoprostane and hydrogen peroxide in exhaled breath condensate
    P G A Van Hoydonck
    Dept of Public Health, Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 23:189-92. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint N-acetylcysteine reduces chemokine release via inhibition of p38 MAPK in human airway smooth muscle cells
    W A Wuyts
    KU Leuven, Laboratory of Pneumology, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Respir J 22:43-9. 2003
    ..This study has also shown that N-acetylcysteine decreases the interleukin-1beta-induced production of reactive oxygen species, as suggested by a reduction in the 8-isoprostane production...