M M C Hovens

Summary

Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological strategies to reduce cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetes mellitus: an update
    Marcel M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, Leiden, C01 R, 2300 RC, The Netherlands
    Drugs 65:433-45. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Aspirin in the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Section of Vascular Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 4:1470-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of persistent platelet reactivity despite use of aspirin: a systematic review
    Marcel M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 153:175-81. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentation of central nervous system manifestations of Varicella zoster virus vasculopathy in renal transplant recipients
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:237-40. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of aspirin on serum C-reactive protein and interleukin-6 levels in patients with type 2 diabetes without cardiovascular disease: a randomized placebo-controlled crossover trial
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Vascular Medicine Unit, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:668-74. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Hestia criteria can safely select patients with pulmonary embolism for outpatient treatment irrespective of right ventricular function
    W Zondag
    Department of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, LUMC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 11:686-92. 2013
  7. doi request reprint High D-dimer levels increase the likelihood of pulmonary embolism
    L W Tick
    Department of Internal Medicine, Meander Medical Center, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 264:195-200. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of laboratory-defined aspirin resistance with a higher risk of recurrent cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, C 09 P, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 167:1593-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel nonresponsiveness in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Vascular Medicine Unit, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 154:221-31. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Time-dependent effects of low-dose aspirin on plasma renin activity, aldosterone, cortisol, and catecholamines
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 54:1136-42. 2009

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological strategies to reduce cardiovascular risk in type 2 diabetes mellitus: an update
    Marcel M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, Leiden, C01 R, 2300 RC, The Netherlands
    Drugs 65:433-45. 2005
    ..An intensified approach in order to identify and treat cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes, stratified to individual patients, is necessary to reduce the excess cardiovascular burden of these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Aspirin in the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Section of Vascular Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 4:1470-5. 2006
    ..Currently, there is no evidence to support a role for aspirin in air travel-related VTE. Regarding prevention of recurrent VTE, studies are ongoing to determine the potential role of aspirin after a first unprovoked VTE...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of persistent platelet reactivity despite use of aspirin: a systematic review
    Marcel M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 153:175-81. 2007
    ..Persistent platelet reactivity despite aspirin therapy might explain this in part. Reported prevalences of this so-called aspirin resistance vary widely, between 0% and 57%...
  4. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentation of central nervous system manifestations of Varicella zoster virus vasculopathy in renal transplant recipients
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:237-40. 2007
    ..In solid organ transplant recipients presenting with neurological signs and symptoms, a diagnosis of VZV-associated vasculopathy should be considered...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of aspirin on serum C-reactive protein and interleukin-6 levels in patients with type 2 diabetes without cardiovascular disease: a randomized placebo-controlled crossover trial
    M M C Hovens
    Department of General Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Vascular Medicine Unit, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Diabetes Obes Metab 10:668-74. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Hestia criteria can safely select patients with pulmonary embolism for outpatient treatment irrespective of right ventricular function
    W Zondag
    Department of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, LUMC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 11:686-92. 2013
    ..There has been debate over how patients with pulmonary embolism (PE) can be safely selected for outpatient treatment...
  7. doi request reprint High D-dimer levels increase the likelihood of pulmonary embolism
    L W Tick
    Department of Internal Medicine, Meander Medical Center, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
    J Intern Med 264:195-200. 2008
    ..Whether this should translate into more intensive diagnostic and therapeutic measures in patients with high D-dimer levels irrespective of CDR remains to be studied...
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of laboratory-defined aspirin resistance with a higher risk of recurrent cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, C 09 P, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Arch Intern Med 167:1593-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review all available evidence on whether laboratory aspirin resistance is related to a higher risk of cardiovascular recurrent events...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clopidogrel nonresponsiveness in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention with stenting: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Vascular Medicine Unit, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 154:221-31. 2007
    ..However, both prevalence and associated cardiovascular risks remain unclear. We systematically reviewed evidence on prevalence and clinical consequences of laboratory clopidogrel nonresponsiveness in patients undergoing PCI...
  10. doi request reprint Time-dependent effects of low-dose aspirin on plasma renin activity, aldosterone, cortisol, and catecholamines
    Jaapjan D Snoep
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 54:1136-42. 2009
    ..Decreased activity of these pressor systems forms a biologically plausible explanation for the finding that aspirin at night may reduce blood pressure, whereas aspirin at morning does not...
  11. doi request reprint Outpatient treatment in patients with acute pulmonary embolism: the Hestia Study
    W Zondag
    Section of Vascular Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine Endocrinology, LUMC, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 9:1500-7. 2011
    ..The results of a few small non-randomized studies suggest that, in selected patients with proven PE, outpatient treatment is potentially feasible and safe...
  12. doi request reprint Accuracy of carotid plaque detection and intima-media thickness measurement with ultrasonography in routine clinical practice
    A Ray
    Section of Vascular Medicine, Department of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Eur J Intern Med 21:35-9. 2010
    ..In the present study we have assessed the accuracy of ultrasound detection of carotid plaques and intima-media thickness by trained internists in a routine outpatient setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Practical diagnostic management of patients with clinically suspected deep vein thrombosis by clinical probability test, compression ultrasonography, and D-dimer test
    Lidwine W Tick
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Meander Medical Center, Amersfoort, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 113:630-5. 2002
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  14. doi request reprint Prevention of coagulase-negative staphylococcal central venous catheter-related infection using urokinase rinses: a randomized double-blind controlled trial in patients with hematologic malignancies
    Cornelis J van Rooden
    Department of General Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Leiden University Medical Center, Albinusdreef 2, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 26:428-33. 2008
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