I M J Mathijssen

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue fixation in the face with the use of a micro mitek anchor
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 16:117-9. 2005
  2. doi request reprint The frontosphenoidal suture: fetal development and phenotype of its synostosis
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 38:431-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Beautiful, but not happy]
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Erasmus MC, afd Plastische en Reconstructieve Chirurgie, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5688. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Added value of ultrasound in screening the clinically negative axilla in breast cancer
    I M J Mathijssen
    Department of General Surgery, Sint Franciscus Gasthuis, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 94:364-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for reconstruction of the eyelids and canthal regions
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, Room HS 509, P O Box 2040, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1420-33. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea in Treacher Collins syndrome: prevalence, severity and cause
    R G Plomp
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 41:696-701. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Can parents predict obstructive sleep apnea in children with syndromic or complex craniosynostosis?
    N Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:421-3. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Spring-assisted posterior vault expansion in multisuture craniosynostosis
    T de Jong
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:815-20. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Family-centred care during midface advancement with a rigid external device: what do families need?
    H Bredero-Boelhouwer
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Dutch Craniofacial Centre, Erasmus MC, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:1103-8. 2013
  10. pmc Brain and ventricular volume in patients with syndromic and complex craniosynostosis
    T de Jong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:137-40. 2012

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Soft tissue fixation in the face with the use of a micro mitek anchor
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 16:117-9. 2005
    ..In contrast, the use of bone anchors in facial neurofibromatosis has not been as rewarding...
  2. doi request reprint The frontosphenoidal suture: fetal development and phenotype of its synostosis
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Dr Molewaterplein 60, 3015 GJ Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 38:431-7. 2008
    ..Isolated synostosis of the frontosphenoidal suture is very rare and difficult to diagnose. Little has been reported on the clinical presentation and fetal development of this suture...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Beautiful, but not happy]
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Erasmus MC, afd Plastische en Reconstructieve Chirurgie, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 156:A5688. 2012
    ..The patient needs to realise that an aesthetic treatment has its limits in relation to achieving happiness...
  4. ncbi request reprint Added value of ultrasound in screening the clinically negative axilla in breast cancer
    I M J Mathijssen
    Department of General Surgery, Sint Franciscus Gasthuis, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Surg Oncol 94:364-7. 2006
    ..Clinical staging of the axillary nodes in breast cancer is mainly based on palpation, but ultrasound has been shown to be of additional value in detecting pathological nodes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for reconstruction of the eyelids and canthal regions
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, Room HS 509, P O Box 2040, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1420-33. 2010
    ..Adherence to specific principles for eyelid and canthal reconstruction will lead to predictable, stable and functionally good results...
  6. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea in Treacher Collins syndrome: prevalence, severity and cause
    R G Plomp
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 41:696-701. 2012
    ..Non-invasive ventilation (continuous positive airway pressure or bilevel positive airway pressure) or tracheotomy should be considered as a treatment modality...
  7. ncbi request reprint Can parents predict obstructive sleep apnea in children with syndromic or complex craniosynostosis?
    N Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:421-3. 2010
    ..Thus, asking parents whether the child has difficulty in breathing during sleep can exclude the presence of clinical significant OSA and avoid polysomnography in children with syndromic and complex craniosynostosis...
  8. doi request reprint Spring-assisted posterior vault expansion in multisuture craniosynostosis
    T de Jong
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Childs Nerv Syst 29:815-20. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the efficacy of spring-assisted posterior vault expansion and to compare this technique with the conventional method...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family-centred care during midface advancement with a rigid external device: what do families need?
    H Bredero-Boelhouwer
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Dutch Craniofacial Centre, Erasmus MC, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 66:1103-8. 2013
    ..During the distraction and stabilisation phase, we advise the monitoring of nutritional intake and weight. During all phases of treatment easy accessibility to the team is recommended. ..
  10. pmc Brain and ventricular volume in patients with syndromic and complex craniosynostosis
    T de Jong
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Childs Nerv Syst 28:137-40. 2012
    ..This knowledge will improve our understanding of brain development and the origin of raised intracranial pressure in syndromic craniosynostosis...
  11. doi request reprint Distraction assisted treatment of a unilateral complex facial cleft
    S L Versnel
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:790-4. 2009
    ..Good long-term planning is essential in these complicated cases, and more long-term results need to be assessed. The major reconstructive challenge for this complex pathology continues...
  12. doi request reprint Advancement of the midface, from conventional Le Fort III osteotomy to Le Fort III distraction: review of the literature
    E Nout
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dutch Craniofacial Centre Rotterdam, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:781-9. 2008
    ..An overview of the history and technique of LF III osteotomy and distraction is provided, together with a comprehensive review of the available clinical data...
  13. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with facial appearance and its determinants in adults with severe congenital facial disfigurement: a case-referent study
    S L Versnel
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Postbox 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1642-9. 2010
    ..Differences compared with non-disfigured adults were examined...
  14. doi request reprint Papilledema in isolated single-suture craniosynostosis: prevalence and predictive factors
    Joyce M G Florisson
    Craniofacial Center, Departments of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 21:20-4. 2010
    ..Therefore, we recommend routine preoperative screening, especially for patients with scaphocephaly, but also for patients with trigonocephaly. Postoperative screening is recommended in all patients when there is any uncertainty...
  15. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the obstructive sleep apnea-18 survey in healthy children and children with syndromic craniosynostosis
    Natalja Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:27-33. 2011
    ..We assessed the internal consistency, test-retest reliability, and discriminative validity of the OSA-18 in children with syndromic and complex craniosynostosis; we also applied the OSA-18 in healthy children to obtain reference values...
  16. doi request reprint Three-dimensional airway changes after Le Fort III advancement in syndromic craniosynostosis patients
    Erik Nout
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Room D 230, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:564-71. 2010
    ..To investigate the changes of upper airway volume in syndromic craniosynostosis patients following Le Fort III advancement, computed tomographic scans were analyzed and related to the amount of advancement...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in children and adolescents with syndromic craniosynostosis
    Natalja Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1972-81. 2010
    ..In conclusion, syndromic craniosynostosis has a large impact on the health-related quality of life of these children and their parents, both physical and psychosocial...
  18. doi request reprint On the origin of bitemporal hollowing
    Jacques J N M van der Meulen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 20:752-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the growth process of the periorbital region after correction for trigonocephaly in the long term...
  19. doi request reprint A triage system for referrals of pediatric skull deformities
    Hansje Bredero-Boelhouwer
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 20:242-5. 2009
    ..The flowchart questionnaire used at the DCFC is a highly sensitive and therefore safe method for detecting craniosynostosis. It has helped to improve efficiency by ensuring patients are seen in an appropriate setting...
  20. doi request reprint Papilledema in patients with Apert, Crouzon, and Pfeiffer syndrome: prevalence, efficacy of treatment, and risk factors
    Natalja Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 19:121-7. 2008
    ..Annual fundoscopy is recommended to screen for papilledema. We consider that early decompressive surgery (within the first year of age) prevents the development of papilledema and, most likely, elevated intracranial pressure...
  21. doi request reprint Bitemporal depressions after cranioplasty for trigonocephaly: a long-term evaluation of (supra) orbital growth in 92 patients
    Jacques J N M van der Meulen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Dutch Craniofacial Unit, Erasmus Medical Center, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 19:72-9. 2008
    ..The growth rate of the anterotemporal area (Losp) was shown to be the lowest, which could explain the bitemporal depressions so often seen after a frontosupraorbital cranioplasty...
  22. ncbi request reprint Measuring surgical outcomes in congenital craniofacial surgery: an objective approach
    Sarah L Versnel
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 18:120-6. 2007
    ..Because of its properties it can serve as an instrument to compare outcome between techniques, surgeons and centers in a more objective and standardized way...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term aesthetic results of frontoorbital correction for frontal plagiocephaly
    Denise E Hilling
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Neurosurg 105:21-5. 2006
    ..Long-term aesthetic results of craniofacial surgery for frontal plagiocephaly were evaluated by two observers who used a scoring system based on deformities typical for this type of craniosynostosis...
  24. doi request reprint Use of ambulatory polysomnography in children with syndromic craniosynostosis
    Natalja Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 21:1365-8. 2010
    ..Oximetry alone can be used as a rough estimate screening, and with a negative test result, moderate OSA can be excluded. X flow can be helpful in diagnosing OSA in the absence of nasal flow...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does central sleep apnea occur in children with syndromic craniosynostosis?
    C Driessen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dutch Craniofacial Centre, Erasmus MC, Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 181:321-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and cause of central sleep apnea (CSA) and central sleep apnea syndrome (CAS) in patients with syndromic craniosynostosis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional outcome in 167 patients with syndromic craniosynostosis; defining a syndrome-specific risk profile
    T de Jong
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus MC, Sophia Children s Hospital, Department of Plastic Surgery, SK 1202, PO Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1635-41. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to define the prevalence per syndrome of elevated ICP, OSA, impaired sight and impaired hearing...
  27. ncbi request reprint Aesthetic results of fronto-orbital correction in trigonocephaly
    Denise E Hilling
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniofac Surg 17:1167-74. 2006
    ..Main focus of deformity on short and long term remains the temporal depression, and thus requires extra attention during surgery...
  28. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking for craniosynostosis
    Irene M J Mathijssen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and Unité de chirurgie crânio faciale, Hopital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
    J Craniofac Surg 18:436-42. 2007
    ..A controlled number of centers including multidisciplinary teams was a prerequisite. A minimum number of patients operated per year seemed to be a valid parameter for decreasing morbidity...
  29. ncbi request reprint Phenotypes of craniofrontonasal syndrome in patients with a pathogenic mutation in EFNB1
    M E P van den Elzen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 22:995-1001. 2014
    ..Patients with EFNB1 mutations have a clear phenotype. This study will facilitate genetic counseling of parents and patients, and contribute to the diagnostic and screening process of patients with suspected CFNS. ..
  30. doi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in children with syndromic craniosynostosis: long-term respiratory outcome of midface advancement
    N Bannink
    Dutch Craniofacial Center, Erasmus Medical Center Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 39:115-21. 2010
    ..Pharyngeal collapse appeared to play a role in OSA. Endoscopy before midface advancement is recommended to identify airway obstruction that may interfere with respiratory improvement after midface advancement...
  31. ncbi request reprint Internal carotid dissection after Le Fort III distraction in Apert syndrome: a case report
    Erik Nout
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 38:529-33. 2010
    ..The complications of Le Fort osteotomies are discussed regarding patients with complex syndromal craniosynostosis and midface hypoplasia, such as Apert syndrome...
  32. pmc RAB23 mutations in Carpenter syndrome imply an unexpected role for hedgehog signaling in cranial-suture development and obesity
    Dagan Jenkins
    Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Am J Hum Genet 80:1162-70. 2007
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  33. pmc The origin of EFNB1 mutations in craniofrontonasal syndrome: frequent somatic mosaicism and explanation of the paucity of carrier males
    Stephen R F Twigg
    Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 9DS, United Kingdom
    Am J Hum Genet 78:999-1010. 2006
    ..These results highlight the importance of considering possible origins of mutation in the counseling of families with CFNS and provide a generally applicable approach to the combined analysis of mosaic and germline mutations...