Boudewijn J Krenning

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional echocardiographic analysis of left ventricular function during hemodialysis
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nephron Clin Pract 107:c43-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced three-dimensional dobutamine stress echocardiography: between Scylla and Charybdis?
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Room Ba 316, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:757-60. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of contrast agent-enhanced versus non-contrast agent-enhanced real-time three-dimensional echocardiography for analysis of left ventricular systolic function
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:1485-9. 2007
  4. pmc Assessment of left ventricular function by three-dimensional echocardiography
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 1:12. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of left ventricular volumes and function in patients with cardiomyopathies by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: a head-to-head comparison between two different semiautomated endocardial border detection algorithms
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1042-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A comparison between QLAB and TomTec full volume reconstruction for real time three-dimensional echocardiographic quantification of left ventricular volumes
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 24:967-74. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of ultrasound contrast agent to improve image quality during real-time three-dimensional stress echocardiography
    Attila Nemes
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 99:275-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker stress echocardiography predicts cardiac events in patients with permanent pacemaker
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 118:1381-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint QT dispersion correlates to myocardial viability assessed by dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with severely depressed left ventricular function due to coronary artery disease
    Manolis Bountioukos
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 6:187-93. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Real-time transthoracic three-dimensional echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular volume and ejection fraction in congenital heart disease
    Annemien E van den Bosch
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional echocardiographic analysis of left ventricular function during hemodialysis
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nephron Clin Pract 107:c43-9. 2007
    ..These studies are hampered by a low accuracy of measurements because of geometric assumptions regarding LV shape. Three-dimensional echocardiography (3DE) overcomes this limitation...
  2. doi request reprint Contrast-enhanced three-dimensional dobutamine stress echocardiography: between Scylla and Charybdis?
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Room Ba 316, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:757-60. 2008
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced stress RT3DE for the detection of coronary artery disease (CAD) in comparison with coronary arteriography as the reference technique...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of contrast agent-enhanced versus non-contrast agent-enhanced real-time three-dimensional echocardiography for analysis of left ventricular systolic function
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 100:1485-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, contrast agent-enhanced RT3DE is more accurate in assessment of LV function as evidenced by better correlation and narrower limits of agreement compared with MRI, as well as lower intra- and interobserver variabilities...
  4. pmc Assessment of left ventricular function by three-dimensional echocardiography
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 1:12. 2003
    ..New technical improvements, such as automated endocardial border detection and contrast enhancement, will make accurate on-line assessment with little operator interaction possible in the near future...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of left ventricular volumes and function in patients with cardiomyopathies by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography: a head-to-head comparison between two different semiautomated endocardial border detection algorithms
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1042-9. 2007
    ..We evaluated two different commercially available real-time 3-dimensional echocardiographic semiautomated border detection algorithms for left ventricular (LV) volume analysis in patients with cardiomyopathy and distorted LV geometry...
  6. ncbi request reprint A comparison between QLAB and TomTec full volume reconstruction for real time three-dimensional echocardiographic quantification of left ventricular volumes
    Osama I I Soliman
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus University Medical Center, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 24:967-74. 2007
    ..To compare the interobserver variability and accuracy of two different real time three-dimensional echocardiography (RT3DE) analyzing programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of ultrasound contrast agent to improve image quality during real-time three-dimensional stress echocardiography
    Attila Nemes
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 99:275-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, during stress RT3DE, contrast-enhanced imaging significantly decreases the number of poorly visualized myocardial segments and improves interobserver agreement for the diagnosis of myocardial ischemia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker stress echocardiography predicts cardiac events in patients with permanent pacemaker
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 118:1381-6. 2005
    ..Noninvasive pacemaker stress echocardiography is a newly introduced method for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease in patients with a permanent pacemaker. The prognostic value of pacemaker stress echocardiography has not been studied...
  9. ncbi request reprint QT dispersion correlates to myocardial viability assessed by dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with severely depressed left ventricular function due to coronary artery disease
    Manolis Bountioukos
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 6:187-93. 2004
    ..QT dispersion is prolonged in numerous cardiac diseases, representing a general repolarization abnormality...
  10. ncbi request reprint Real-time transthoracic three-dimensional echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular volume and ejection fraction in congenital heart disease
    Annemien E van den Bosch
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:1-6. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Pulsed-wave tissue Doppler quantification of systolic and diastolic function of viable and nonviable myocardium in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Manolis Bountioukos
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 148:1079-84. 2004
    ..Our aim was to compare quantitatively systolic and diastolic function in viable and nonviable dysfunctional myocardium in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy...
  12. doi request reprint Side-by-side viewing of anatomically aligned left ventricular segments in three-dimensional stress echocardiography
    Attila Nemes
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 26:189-95. 2009
    ..Aim of the study: To investigate whether this 3D analysis tool could improve interobserver agreement on myocardial ischemia during 3D DSE...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term prediction of mortality in elderly persons by dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1333-8. 2005
    ..However, its role in the prediction of mortality in elderly persons is not well defined. We assessed the value of DSE in the prediction of mortality and hard cardiac events during long-term follow-up in patients older than 65 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rapid and accurate measurement of left ventricular function with a new second-harmonic fast-rotating transducer and semi-automated border detection
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter and Department of Radiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 23:447-54. 2006
    ..93; y = 0.69x + 13.36; SEE = 2.4%). Inter- and intraobserver agreement for all measurements was good. The fast-rotating transducer with new ABD software is a dedicated tool for rapid and accurate analysis of LV volume and function...
  15. ncbi request reprint Guiding and optimization of resynchronization therapy with dynamic three-dimensional echocardiography and segmental volume--time curves: a feasibility study
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Room H536, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 6:619-25. 2004
    ..To assess a new approach for guiding and hemodynamic optimization of resynchronization therapy, using three-dimensional (3D) transthoracic echocardiography...
  16. ncbi request reprint Seven-year follow-up after dobutamine stress echocardiography: impact of gender on prognosis
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:93-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of gender on long-term prognosis of patients undergoing dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic stratification of patients with right bundle branch block using dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 94:954-7. 2004
    ..The presence of an abnormal dobutamine stress echocardiography was the strongest predictor of cardiac events and provided incremental prognostic information to clinical and stress test data...
  18. doi request reprint Factors affecting sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic testing: dobutamine stress echocardiography
    Marcel L Geleijnse
    Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:1199-208. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess their influence on the diagnostic accuracy of dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE)...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Real-time 3-dimensional echocardiography: can there be one more dimension?]
    Attila Nemes
    Erasmus MC, Thoraxcentrum Kardiológiai Klinika, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Orv Hetil 148:2451-60. 2007
    ..The usefulness of this method with stress protocols has been confirmed. The aim of the present review is to demonstrate advantages of this new promising method showing recent technological limitations as well...
  20. ncbi request reprint True mitral annulus diameter is underestimated by two-dimensional echocardiography as evidenced by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Ashraf M Anwar
    Thoraxcenter, Room Ba 302, Erasmus MC, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 23:541-7. 2007
    ..The present study sought to assess the value of real-time three-dimensional echocardiography for the assessment of true mitral annulus diameter (MAD)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Harmonic 3-D echocardiography with a fast-rotating ultrasound transducer
    Marco M Voormolen
    Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdan, The Netherlands
    IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control 53:1739-48. 2006
    ..The capabilities of the FRU-transducer are illustrated with in-vitro volume measurements, harmonic imaging in combination with a contrast agent, and a preliminary clinical study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin on myocardial contractile reserve assessed by tissue Doppler imaging in moderately hypercholesterolemic patients without heart disease
    Manolis Bountioukos
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 92:613-6. 2003
    ..Our findings indicate a favorable effect of atorvastatin on contractile reserve, possibly through an enhancement of flow-dependent coronary dilatation during stress...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of all-cause mortality in women with known or suspected coronary artery disease referred for dobutamine stress echocardiography with normal versus abnormal test results
    Elena Biagini
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:1072-5. 2005
    ..This association is observed in patients who have proved coronary artery disease and in patients who have no history of coronary artery disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Role of parasternal data acquisition during contrast enhanced real-time three-dimensional echocardiography
    Attila Nemes
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 24:1081-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the beneficial role of parasternal-acquired images in addition to apical-acquired images during contrast stress RT3DE...
  25. pmc Dynamic three-dimensional echocardiography combined with semi-automated border detection offers advantages for assessment of resynchronization therapy
    Tamas Szili-Torok
    Thoraxcentre, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 1:14. 2003
    ..Our initial results suggest that fast reconstruction of the LV is feasible for the selection of the optimal pacing site and allows identifying LV segments with dyssynchrony...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dobutamine stress echocardiography for the detection of coronary artery disease in women
    Marcel L Geleijnse
    Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 99:714-7. 2007
    ..Considering the diagnostic problems of exercise electrocardiography and nuclear scintigraphy in women, stress echocardiography may be the stress modality of choice in women because of its superior diagnostic specificity...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with normal wall motion at rest
    Marcel L Geleijnse
    Erasmus MC, Thoraxcenter Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 24:553-7. 2007
  28. doi request reprint The mild form of mucopolysaccharidosis type I (Scheie syndrome) is associated with increased ascending aortic stiffness
    Attila Nemes
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40 Room Ba304, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart Vessels 23:108-11. 2008
    ..Further follow-up studies are needed to examine arterial elasticity using other methods in this patient population, and to detect possible effects of enzyme replacement therapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Methodological analysis of diagnostic dobutamine stress echocardiography studies
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    Erasmus Medical Center, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Echocardiography 21:725-36. 2004
    ..Dobutamine stress echocardiography (DSE) is an accepted test for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease (CAD), despite its wide diagnostic accuracy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of real-time three-dimensional echocardiography to magnetic resonance imaging for assessment of left ventricular mass
    Annemien E van den Bosch
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus Medical Centre, University Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 97:113-7. 2006
    ..The mass of an abnormally shaped left ventricle can be determined with high accuracy and low interobserver variability in patients with good or moderate echocardiographic image quality...
  31. ncbi request reprint Contrast superharmonic imaging: a feasibility study
    Ayache Bouakaz
    Experimental EchocardiographyErasmus MC, Thoraxcenter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ultrasound Med Biol 29:547-53. 2003
    ..The clinical results showed the ability of contrast SH imaging in differentiating low and normal perfusion areas, demonstrating the high sensitivity and specificity of the technique...
  32. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of contrast echocardiography for diagnosis of left ventricular noncompaction
    Lotte E de Groot-de Laat
    Department of Cardiology, Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Cardiol 95:1131-4. 2005
    ..Echocardiography with color Doppler flow imaging is currently the diagnostic modality of choice. In this study, the usefulness of contrast echocardiography to diagnose LVNC was examined, and the diagnostic criteria were evaluated...
  33. ncbi request reprint Efficient quantification of the left ventricular volume using 3-dimensional echocardiography: the minimal number of equiangular long-axis images for accurate quantification of the left ventricular volume
    Marco M Voormolen
    Interuniversity Cardiology Institute of The Netherlands, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:373-80. 2007
    ..By selecting the correctly oriented image set, this number can even be brought down to 4, which will further reduce the analysis time...
  34. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular volume estimation in cardiac three-dimensional ultrasound: a semiautomatic border detection approach
    Marijn van Stralen
    Division of Image Processing, Department of Radiology, C2S, Leiden University Medical Center, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Acad Radiol 12:1241-9. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Safety of dobutamine stress echocardiography in patients with aortic stenosis
    Manolis Bountioukos
    Thoraxcenter, Department of Cardiology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Heart Valve Dis 12:441-6. 2003
    ..DSE is also used in patients with AS and moderately reduced or normal LV function for diagnostic purposes. The study aim was to assess the safety of DSE in the setting of AS and various degrees of LV dysfunction...
  36. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography coronary imaging as a gatekeeper for invasive coronary angiography in patients with newly diagnosed heart failure of unknown aetiology
    Gert Jan R Ten Kate
    Department of Cardiology, Thorax Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Heart Fail 15:1028-34. 2013
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of cardiac computed tomography (CT) in distinguishing CAD and non-CAD heart failure (HF) and its effectiveness as a gatekeeper for invasive coronary angiography (ICA)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Real-time 3-dimensional contrast stress echocardiography: a bridge too far?
    Boudewijn J Krenning
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:1224-5. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessment of mitral annulus size and function by real-time 3-dimensional echocardiography in cardiomyopathy: comparison with magnetic resonance imaging
    Ashraf M Anwar
    Cardiology Department, Al Husein University Hospital, Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 20:941-8. 2007
    ..We sought to assess mitral annular (MA) size and function in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) using real-time 3-dimensional (3D) echocardiography (RT3DE)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of non-compaction cardiomyopathy with contrast echocardiography
    Lotte E De Laat
    Int J Cardiol 94:127-8. 2004