Marieke J H Wermer

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the assessment of lobar versus deep location of intracerebral haematomas on CT
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85500, 3500 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neuroradiol 29:271-4. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of rupture of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in relation to patient and aneurysm characteristics: an updated meta-analysis
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 38:1404-10. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence of recurrent subarachnoid hemorrhage after clipping for ruptured intracranial aneurysms
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:2394-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Follow-up screening after subarachnoid haemorrhage: frequency and determinants of new aneurysms and enlargement of existing aneurysms
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Brain 128:2421-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial impact of screening for intracranial aneurysms in relatives with familial subarachnoid hemorrhage
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:836-40. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Late recurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage after treatment for ruptured aneurysms: patient characteristics and outcomes
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 56:197-204; discussion 197-204. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Yield of screening for new aneurysms after treatment for subarachnoid hemorrhage
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 62:369-75. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Repeated screening for intracranial aneurysms in familial subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 34:2788-91. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Long-term recurrent subarachnoid hemorrhage after adequate coiling versus clipping of ruptured intracranial aneurysms
    Joanna D Schaafsma
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 40:1758-63. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimal screening strategy for familial intracranial aneurysms: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    A Stijntje E Bor
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 74:1671-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the assessment of lobar versus deep location of intracerebral haematomas on CT
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85500, 3500 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neuroradiol 29:271-4. 2002
    ..The kappa values were almost perfect, ranging from 0.88 to 0.96. We conclude that the assessment of CT by radiologist is a reliable method to discriminate between lobar versus deep origin even for large intracerebral haematomas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of rupture of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in relation to patient and aneurysm characteristics: an updated meta-analysis
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 38:1404-10. 2007
    ..We updated our previous review from 1996 on the risk of rupture of unruptured intracranial aneurysms, aiming to include the newly published articles...
  3. ncbi request reprint Incidence of recurrent subarachnoid hemorrhage after clipping for ruptured intracranial aneurysms
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:2394-9. 2005
    ..We studied the incidence of and risk factors for recurrent SAH in patients who regained independence after SAH and in whom all aneurysms were occluded by means of clipping...
  4. ncbi request reprint Follow-up screening after subarachnoid haemorrhage: frequency and determinants of new aneurysms and enlargement of existing aneurysms
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Brain 128:2421-9. 2005
    ..The risks and benefits of screening, however, should be carefully weighed, for example, in a decision model...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial impact of screening for intracranial aneurysms in relatives with familial subarachnoid hemorrhage
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 36:836-40. 2005
    ..In families with > or =2 relatives with intracranial aneurysms (IAs), screening for IAs in asymptomatic first-degree relatives is often recommended. We assessed the long-term psychosocial impact of such screening...
  6. ncbi request reprint Late recurrence of subarachnoid hemorrhage after treatment for ruptured aneurysms: patient characteristics and outcomes
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 56:197-204; discussion 197-204. 2005
    ..We assessed the characteristics, complications of re-treatment, and outcomes of patients with recurrent SAH as important factors in determining whether to screen patients for new aneurysms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Yield of screening for new aneurysms after treatment for subarachnoid hemorrhage
    M J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 62:369-75. 2004
    ..Patients who have been successfully treated for subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) are at risk for new episodes. The authors studied the effect of screening with CT angiography (CTA) for new aneurysms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Repeated screening for intracranial aneurysms in familial subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 34:2788-91. 2003
    ..The benefit of repeated screening and the interval at which screening should be performed are unknown. We studied patient compliance and the yield of repeated screening for familial intracranial aneurysms...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term recurrent subarachnoid hemorrhage after adequate coiling versus clipping of ruptured intracranial aneurysms
    Joanna D Schaafsma
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 40:1758-63. 2009
    ..We hypothesized a higher risk for recurrent SAH after adequate coiling compared with clipping...
  10. ncbi request reprint Optimal screening strategy for familial intracranial aneurysms: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    A Stijntje E Bor
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Centre Utrecht, GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 74:1671-9. 2010
    ..Screening such individuals for intracranial aneurysms is advocated, but its effectiveness and cost-effectiveness are unknown, as are the optimal age ranges and interval for screening...
  11. doi request reprint Growth rates of intracranial aneurysms: exploring constancy
    Hendrik Koffijberg
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neurosurg 109:176-85. 2008
    ..Recent case reports have suggested that aneurysms grow fast in a short period of time. The authors of the present report investigated the plausibility of a constant growth rate for intracranial aneurysms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Multislice computed tomography angiography screening for new aneurysms in patients with previously clip-treated intracranial aneurysms: Feasibility, positive predictive value, and interobserver agreement
    Irene C van der Schaaf
    Department of Radiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neurosurg 105:682-8. 2006
    ..However, cobalt clips produce much more artifact on CT scans than titanium clips, which may hamper the evaluation of the image obtained at the clip site...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term, serial screening for intracranial aneurysms in individuals with a family history of aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: a cohort study
    A Stijntje E Bor
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Brain Center Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands Electronic address
    Lancet Neurol 13:385-92. 2014
    ..We investigated the yield of long-term serial screening for intracranial aneurysms in these individuals...
  14. doi request reprint Effectiveness and costs of screening for aneurysms every 5 years after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology G03 228, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3500 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurology 70:2053-62. 2008
    ..Patients who survive after subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) are at risk for a recurrence despite successful treatment of the ruptured aneurysm and may therefore benefit from screening for new aneurysms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anosmia after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 61:918-22; discussion 922-3. 2007
    ..We studied the prevalence, predisposing factors (aneurysm site and type of treatment), impact, and prognosis of anosmia in patients with SAH...
  16. ncbi request reprint Subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with clipping: long-term effects on employment, relationships, personality, and mood
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 60:91-7; discussion 97-8. 2007
    ..Despite this recovery, many of these patients experience psychosocial problems. We assessed the long-term effects of SAH on employment, relationships, personality, and mood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Yield of short-term follow-up CT/MR angiography for small aneurysms detected at screening
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 37:414-8. 2006
    ..Small aneurysms detected at screening may be left untreated and followed over time. The yield of follow-up CT/MR angiography (CTA/MRA) 1 or 2 years after detection to evaluate growth of these aneurysms is unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint Development of the PHASES score for prediction of risk of rupture of intracranial aneurysms: a pooled analysis of six prospective cohort studies
    Jacoba P Greving
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands Electronic address
    Lancet Neurol 13:59-66. 2014
    ..We combined individual patient data from prospective cohort studies to determine predictors of aneurysm rupture and to construct a risk prediction chart to estimate 5-year aneurysm rupture risk by risk factor status...
  19. pmc Relationship between vasospasm, cerebral perfusion, and delayed cerebral ischemia after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jan W Dankbaar
    Department of Radiology HP E01 132, University Medical Center, P O Box 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuroradiology 51:813-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the contribution of vasospasm to delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI), we investigated the effect of vasospasm on cerebral perfusion and the relationship of vasospasm with DCI...
  20. ncbi request reprint Direct costs of surgical clipping and endovascular coiling of unruptured intracranial aneurysms
    Patricia H A Halkes
    Department of Neurology, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Cerebrovasc Dis 22:40-5. 2006
    ..Unruptured intracranial aneurysms can be preventively treated by surgical clipping or endovascular coiling. We determined in detail the costs of these treatments...
  21. doi request reprint Long-term outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage-risks of vascular events, death from cancer and all-cause death
    Dennis J Nieuwkamp
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, UMC Utrecht Stroke Center, The Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Neurol 261:309-15. 2014
    ..Although the long-term risk of vascular events was lower in aSAH patients than in TIA/minor stroke patients, the risk of death was similar. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Anosmia after coiling of ruptured aneurysms: prevalence, prognosis, and risk factors
    A Stijntje E Bor
    Department of Neurology, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, room G03 228, PO Box 85500, 3500 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Stroke 40:2226-8. 2009
    ..The cause of anosmia after coiling for ruptured aneurysms remains elusive; severity of the initial hemorrhage or long lasting hydrocephalus may be contributing factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Response to letter by van der Jagt et al (published in the January 2008 issue)
    Marieke J H Wermer
    Stroke 39:e64. 2008