Koen D Reesink

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Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Quantitative assessment of cardiac load-responsiveness during extracorporeal life support: case and rationale
    Antoine P Simons
    Dept, of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Center MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Cardiothorac Surg 5:30. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery pulse wave time characteristics to quantify ventriculoarterial responses to orthostatic challenge
    Koen D Reesink
    Department of Biophysics, CARIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 102:2128-34. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of arterial stiffness should discriminate between systolic and diastolic pressure ranges
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biomedical Engineering Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 55:124-30. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Confluence of incident and reflected waves interferes with systolic foot detection of the carotid artery distension waveform
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 26:2374-80. 2008
  5. pmc Echogenic perfluorohexane-loaded macrophages adhere in vivo to activated vascular endothelium in mice, an explorative study
    Liselotte M Kornmann
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200, Maastricht, MD, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 13:1. 2015
  6. doi request reprint The dicrotic notch as alternative time-reference point to measure local pulse wave velocity in the carotid artery by means of ultrasonography
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biomedical Engineering Biophysics, Maastricht University, Maastricht 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 27:2028-35. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Critical appraisal of targeted ultrasound contrast agents for molecular imaging in large arteries
    Liselotte M Kornmann
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:181-91. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased arterial stiffness in familial combined hyperlipidemia
    Martijn C G J Brouwers
    Department of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 27:1009-16. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Dynamic filling index: a novel parameter to monitor circulatory filling during minimized extracorporeal bypass
    Antoine P Simons
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Center MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:330-4. 2009
  10. pmc A method for three-dimensional quantification of vascular smooth muscle orientation: application in viable murine carotid arteries
    Bart Spronck
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Universiteitssingel 50, Room 3 359, 6229 ER, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 15:419-32. 2016

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  1. pmc Quantitative assessment of cardiac load-responsiveness during extracorporeal life support: case and rationale
    Antoine P Simons
    Dept, of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Center MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Cardiothorac Surg 5:30. 2010
    ..This suggests that the dynamic filling index can be used to assess cardiac load-responsiveness during extracorporeal life support...
  2. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery pulse wave time characteristics to quantify ventriculoarterial responses to orthostatic challenge
    Koen D Reesink
    Department of Biophysics, CARIM, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 102:2128-34. 2007
    ..We conclude that CA ultrasound and pulse wave analysis enable noninvasive quantification of ventriculoarterial responses to changes in posture...
  3. doi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of arterial stiffness should discriminate between systolic and diastolic pressure ranges
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biomedical Engineering Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 55:124-30. 2010
    ..We conclude that noninvasive assessment of arterial stiffness could and should discriminate between systolic and diastolic pressure ranges to more precisely characterize arterial function in individual patients...
  4. doi request reprint Confluence of incident and reflected waves interferes with systolic foot detection of the carotid artery distension waveform
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 26:2374-80. 2008
    ..We investigated within subjects the existence of early wave reflections and their interference with systolic foot identification...
  5. pmc Echogenic perfluorohexane-loaded macrophages adhere in vivo to activated vascular endothelium in mice, an explorative study
    Liselotte M Kornmann
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200, Maastricht, MD, The Netherlands
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 13:1. 2015
    ..The present study investigates in mice the potential of perfluorohexane (PFH) loaded macrophages to act as ultrasound contrast agent with high reflectivity and specifically targeted at (atherosclerotic) vascular lesions...
  6. doi request reprint The dicrotic notch as alternative time-reference point to measure local pulse wave velocity in the carotid artery by means of ultrasonography
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biomedical Engineering Biophysics, Maastricht University, Maastricht 6200 MD, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 27:2028-35. 2009
    ..We developed a method to measure arterial stiffness by means of local pulse wave velocity (PWV), using multiple M-mode ultrasound and the dicrotic notch (PWVdn) rather than the systolic foot (PWVsf) as time-reference point...
  7. doi request reprint Critical appraisal of targeted ultrasound contrast agents for molecular imaging in large arteries
    Liselotte M Kornmann
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ultrasound Med Biol 36:181-91. 2010
    ..We conclude that molecular imaging of activated endothelium in large- and middle-sized arteries by site-specific accumulation of contrast material is still difficult to achieve due to wall shear stress conditions in these vessels...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased arterial stiffness in familial combined hyperlipidemia
    Martijn C G J Brouwers
    Department of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 27:1009-16. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Dynamic filling index: a novel parameter to monitor circulatory filling during minimized extracorporeal bypass
    Antoine P Simons
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University Medical Center MUMC, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:330-4. 2009
    ..Therefore, with patients on minimized bypass quantitative assessment of venous drainable volume is crucial...
  10. pmc A method for three-dimensional quantification of vascular smooth muscle orientation: application in viable murine carotid arteries
    Bart Spronck
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Universiteitssingel 50, Room 3 359, 6229 ER, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 15:419-32. 2016
    ..The obtained quantitative distribution data are instrumental for constitutive modelling of the artery wall and illustrate the merit of our method...
  11. doi request reprint Perfluorohexane-loaded macrophages as a novel ultrasound contrast agent: a feasibility study
    Liselotte M Kornmann
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht CARIM, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Mol Imaging Biol 10:264-70. 2008
    ..We investigated in vitro the potential of macrophages to act as targeted vehicle for ultrasound molecular imaging...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measurement of local pulse wave velocity: effects of signal processing on precision
    Evelien Hermeling
    Department of Biophysics, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:774-81. 2007
    ..Both methods are less sensitive to (phase) noise than the maximum of the second derivative method and exhibit good precision with a CV of less than 1%...
  13. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness index beta and cardio-ankle vascular index inherently depend on blood pressure but can be readily corrected
    Bart Spronck
    aDepartment of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, AustraliabDepartment of Biomedical Engineering, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Hypertens 35:98-104. 2017
    ..We aim to demonstrate that, under this assumption, β and CAVI as currently implemented are inherently BP-dependent and to provide corrected, BP-independent forms of CAVI and β...
  14. doi request reprint In vivo high-resolution structural imaging of large arteries in small rodents using two-photon laser scanning microscopy
    Remco T A Megens
    Maastricht University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Biomed Opt 15:011108. 2010
    ..This creates great opportunities for studying (diseased) arteries in vivo or immediate validation of in vivo molecular imaging techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and positron emission tomography (PET)...
  15. doi request reprint Carotid stiffness is associated with impairment of cognitive performance in individuals with and without type 2 diabetes. The Maastricht Study
    Stefan L C Geijselaers
    Department of Internal Medicine, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Department of Neurology, Brain Centre Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Atherosclerosis 253:186-193. 2016
    ..However, data on carotid stiffness, which may be especially relevant for cognitive performance, are scarce, and few studies have addressed the interplay between arterial stiffness, type 2 diabetes, and cognitive performance...
  16. doi request reprint A constitutive modeling interpretation of the relationship among carotid artery stiffness, blood pressure, and age in hypertensive subjects
    Bart Spronck
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 308:H568-82. 2015
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Intra-aortic balloon pumping in acute mitral regurgitation reduces aortic impedance and regurgitant fraction
    Andre L A J Dekker
    Departments of Cardio Thoracic Surgery and Cardiology, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Academic Hospital, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Shock 19:334-8. 2003
    ..P = 0.028). Average MR dropped by 7.5% (P = 0.025). In conclusion, application of the IABP during acute MR lowers aortic impedance, resulting in less MR and more output toward the aorta without changing left ventricular function...
  18. ncbi request reprint An in vitro and in vivo study of the detection and reversal of venous collapse during extracorporeal life support
    Antoine P Simons
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastrict, University Hospital Maastrict, Maastrict, The Netherlands
    Artif Organs 31:154-9. 2007
    ..Additionally, it was verified that a quick reversal of a VC situation could be achieved by a two-step pump speed intervention, which also proved to be more effective than a straightforward decrease in pump speed...
  19. doi request reprint Modeled decomposition of aortic pressure waveforms does not provide estimates for pulse wave velocity
    Evelien Hermeling
    Hypertension 51:e60; author reply e61. 2008
  20. ncbi request reprint Synchronously counterpulsating extracorporeal life support enhances myocardial working conditions regardless of systemic perfusion pressure
    Koen D Reesink
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Academic Hospital Maastricht, P Debyelaan 25, 6229HX Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:790-6. 2005
    ..We wanted to investigate what potential advantages pECLS may have over current non-pulsatile systems (NPS). Our research was focused on the pump's functional interaction with the left ventricle and the coronary circulation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Miniature intracardiac assist device provides more effective cardiac unloading and circulatory support during severe left heart failure than intraaortic balloon pumping
    Koen D Reesink
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Academic Hospital Maastricht, P Debyelaan 25, 6229HX, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Chest 126:896-902. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the hemodynamic efficacy of a miniature intracardiac pump device with that of IABP...
  22. doi request reprint Local blood pressure rather than shear stress should be blamed for plaque rupture
    Arnold P G Hoeks
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1107-8; author reply 1108-9. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint The acute effect of intra-aortic balloon counterpulsation during extracorporeal life support: an experimental study
    Loes D C Sauren
    Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Academic Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands, and Department of Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Parma, Italy
    Artif Organs 31:31-8. 2007
    ..In case of low cardiac output and insufficient extracorporeal flow with PC, adjunctive IABP may be contraindicated...