Corstiaan A den Uil


Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands


  1. den Uil C, Maat A, Lagrand W, van der Ent M, Jewbali L, van Thiel R, et al. Mechanical circulatory support devices improve tissue perfusion in patients with end-stage heart failure or cardiogenic shock. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2009;28:906-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Mechanical circulatory support for severe heart failure is associated with a consistent, significant, and sustained improvement in tissue perfusion, as measured at the bedside by a 2-dimensional microcirculation imaging technique. ..
  2. Scholte N, Lenzen M, van der Hoven B, Rietdijk W, Metselaar H, den Uil C. In-hospital cardiovascular events after liver transplantation: predictors and long-term outcome. Neth Heart J. 2018;26:506-511 pubmed publisher
    ..056). In conclusion, besides known risk factors (age and MELD score), sinus tachycardia (related to the presence of acute liver failure and cirrhosis) was an independent predictor for CVE after liver transplantation. ..
  3. den Uil C, Lagrand W, Spronk P, van Domburg R, Hofland J, L├╝then C, et al. Impaired sublingual microvascular perfusion during surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: a pilot study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2008;136:129-34 pubmed publisher
    ..For the first time, sublingual microvascular blood flow alterations have been observed during cardiopulmonary bypass-assisted coronary artery bypass grafting. ..
  4. den Uil C, Caliskan K, Lagrand W, van der Ent M, Jewbali L, van Kuijk J, et al. Dose-dependent benefit of nitroglycerin on microcirculation of patients with severe heart failure. Intensive Care Med. 2009;35:1893-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Nitroglycerin dose-dependently increases tissue perfusion in patients with severe heart failure, as observed by a decrease in central-peripheral temperature gradient and an increase in sublingual perfused capillary density. ..
  5. den Uil C, Brugts J. Impact of intravenous nitroglycerin in the management of acute decompensated heart failure. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2015;12:87-93 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose a more aggressive use of nitrates and a more limited use of inotropes (due to ischemic demand and pro-arrhythmogenic characteristics) in normo- or hypertensive patients with acute heart failure. ..
  6. Hasan D, Satalin J, van der Zee P, Kollisch Singule M, Blankman P, Shono A, et al. Excessive Extracellular ATP Desensitizes P2Y2 and P2X4 ATP Receptors Provoking Surfactant Impairment Ending in Ventilation-Induced Lung Injury. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    ..Decreasing the tidal volume to 6 mL/kg or less at this stage cannot prevent further lung injury. ..
  7. den Uil C, Lagrand W, van der Ent M, Jewbali L, Brugts J, Spronk P, et al. The effects of intra-aortic balloon pump support on macrocirculation and tissue microcirculation in patients with cardiogenic shock. Cardiology. 2009;114:42-6 pubmed publisher
    ..It was the aim of this study to evaluate the effects of intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) counterpulsation on sublingual microcirculation as a model for tissue perfusion...
  8. den Uil C, Valk S, Cheng J, Kappetein A, Bogers A, van Domburg R, et al. Prognosis of patients undergoing cardiac surgery and treated with intra-aortic balloon pump counterpulsation prior to surgery: a long-term follow-up study. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009;9:227-31 pubmed publisher
    ..8%, 70.1+/-4.9%, and 67.3+/-5.1% for group 1 vs. 98.2+/-1.8%, 84.0+/-5.6% and 84.0+/-5.6% for group 2 (Log-rank: P=0.02). Logistic EuroSCORE (HR 1.03 [1.01-1.05], P=0.007) was an independent predictor of long-term all-cause mortality. ..