Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre

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Organization: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Top Publications

  1. doi A cross-sectional study using the Children's Dermatology Life Quality Index (CDLQI) in childhood psoriasis: negative effect on quality of life and moderate correlation of CDLQI with severity scores
    M E A de Jager
    Department of Dermatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Dermatol 163:1099-101. 2010
  2. doi Inherited forms of renal hypomagnesemia: an update
    Nine V A M Knoers
    Department of Human Genetics 849, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:697-705. 2009
  3. doi Concise evaluation of decision aids
    Peep F M Stalmeier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen PFMS, MSR, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 74:104-9. 2009
  4. doi Compound muscle action potentials in newborn infants with spina bifida
    Niels Geerdink
    Department of Child Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:706-11. 2008
  5. doi Use of oral prednisolone or naproxen for the treatment of gout arthritis: a double-blind, randomised equivalence trial
    Hein J E M Janssens
    Department of General Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Lancet 371:1854-60. 2008
  6. ncbi [Perinatal mortality in The Netherlands: an audit is now more necessary than ever]
    J M W M Merkus
    Landelijke Invoering van Perinatale Audit van het Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Mortelpleintje 3, 5051 BW Goirle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:603-5. 2008
  7. ncbi [Two neonates with congenital aniridia: the necessity of genetic investigation]
    E Van Os
    Maxima Medisch Centrum, locatie Veldhoven, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Postbus 7777, 5500 MB Veldhoven
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:569-73. 2008
  8. doi What determines the management of anxiety disorders and its improvement?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:259-65. 2008
  9. ncbi [Choice of hip prosthesis in patients younger than 50 years]
    B W Schreurs
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Orthopedie, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1918-22. 2007
  10. ncbi Cerebral hemodynamics and oxygenation after serial CSF drainage in infants with PHVD
    Adriana A E M van Alfen-van der Velden
    Subdivision Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Brain Dev 29:623-9. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi A cross-sectional study using the Children's Dermatology Life Quality Index (CDLQI) in childhood psoriasis: negative effect on quality of life and moderate correlation of CDLQI with severity scores
    M E A de Jager
    Department of Dermatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Dermatol 163:1099-101. 2010
    ..Juvenile psoriasis is a chronic and incurable skin disease that affects approximately 0·7% of children...
  2. doi Inherited forms of renal hypomagnesemia: an update
    Nine V A M Knoers
    Department of Human Genetics 849, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:697-705. 2009
    ..This is yet another example of the importance of studying rare disorders in order to unravel physiological and pathophysiological processes in the human body...
  3. doi Concise evaluation of decision aids
    Peep F M Stalmeier
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Radboud University Medical Center Nijmegen PFMS, MSR, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 74:104-9. 2009
    ..Decision aids purport to help patients make treatment related choices. Several instruments exist to evaluate decision aids. Our aim is to compare the responsiveness of several instruments...
  4. doi Compound muscle action potentials in newborn infants with spina bifida
    Niels Geerdink
    Department of Child Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:706-11. 2008
    ..The assessment of CMAPs after percutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is recommended as an additional instrument to the clinical neurological examination and imaging studies...
  5. doi Use of oral prednisolone or naproxen for the treatment of gout arthritis: a double-blind, randomised equivalence trial
    Hein J E M Janssens
    Department of General Practice, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Lancet 371:1854-60. 2008
    ..Systemic corticosteroids might be a beneficial alternative. We investigated equivalence of naproxen and prednisolone in primary care...
  6. ncbi [Perinatal mortality in The Netherlands: an audit is now more necessary than ever]
    J M W M Merkus
    Landelijke Invoering van Perinatale Audit van het Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu, Mortelpleintje 3, 5051 BW Goirle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:603-5. 2008
    ..Hasty conclusions are a threat to a careful audit...
  7. ncbi [Two neonates with congenital aniridia: the necessity of genetic investigation]
    E Van Os
    Maxima Medisch Centrum, locatie Veldhoven, afd Kindergeneeskunde, Postbus 7777, 5500 MB Veldhoven
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:569-73. 2008
    ..Unless previous investigation of a family member has demonstrated the WT1 gene to be normal, chromosome studies should always be performed in patients with aniridia...
  8. doi What determines the management of anxiety disorders and its improvement?
    Mirrian Smolders
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre RUNMC, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:259-65. 2008
    ..Several factors affect, positively or negatively, management of anxiety and its improvement. A literature review and thematic analysis was executed to obtain an overview of the types of determinants of anxiety care and its improvement...
  9. ncbi [Choice of hip prosthesis in patients younger than 50 years]
    B W Schreurs
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Orthopedie, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1918-22. 2007
    ..The Scandinavian hip registers show that the highest rate of prostheses still in situ after 10 years is achieved by cemented hip prostheses...
  10. ncbi Cerebral hemodynamics and oxygenation after serial CSF drainage in infants with PHVD
    Adriana A E M van Alfen-van der Velden
    Subdivision Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Brain Dev 29:623-9. 2007
    ..Frequent CSF drainage results in consecutive improvement of cerebral perfusion and oxygenation in infants with PHVD...
  11. ncbi 18F-FLT PET does not discriminate between reactive and metastatic lymph nodes in primary head and neck cancer patients
    Esther G C Troost
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Nucl Med 48:726-35. 2007
    ..In the present study, the value of (18)F-FLT PET in determining the lymph node status in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck was assessed, with pathology as the gold standard...
  12. ncbi Differentiating normal myelination from hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy on T1-weighted MR Images: a new approach
    L Liauw
    Department of Radiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 28:660-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that comparing signal intensity (SI) of brain structures on T1-weighted images enables differentiation of myelination from hypoxic-ischemic brain damage...
  13. ncbi Prudent application of radiofrequency ablation in resectable colorectal liver metastasis
    A J A Bremers
    Department of Surgery, Division of Abdominal Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:752-6. 2007
    ..Lesion based recurrence is probably more appropriate to predict results of RFA in surgically resectable H-CRC and figures may be good enough to consider RFA an alternative treatment in high risk patients...
  14. ncbi Linearization of mammograms using parameters derived from noise characteristics
    Nico Karssemeijer
    Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, 6500HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Inf Process Med Imaging 19:258-69. 2005
    ..The method was applied to a series of 1372 mammograms acquired over a period of 8 years. Sudden changes in estimated parameters corresponded well with the introduction of new film-screen systems...
  15. doi The role of biomarkers in the early detection of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity in children: a review of the literature
    Annelies M C Mavinkurve-Groothuis
    Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:655-64. 2008
    ..Six studies, although small, suggest that BNP, NT-pro-BNP, and cTnT might be useful markers in the early detection of anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity...
  16. doi Stimulation of chondrocyte-mediated cartilage destruction by S100A8 in experimental murine arthritis
    P L E M van Lent
    Department of Rheumatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Rheum 58:3776-87. 2008
    ..To investigate whether S100A8 is actively involved in matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-mediated chondrocyte activation...
  17. ncbi ADAMTS13 deficiency with elevated levels of ultra-large and active von Willebrand factor in P. falciparum and P. vivax malaria
    Quirijn de Mast
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:492-8. 2009
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  18. doi Raltegravir: a review of its pharmacokinetics, pharmacology and clinical studies
    David M Burger
    Department of Pharmacy, 864 Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Geert Grooteplein 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 6:1151-60. 2010
    ..Raltegravir is the first HIV-integrase inhibitor licensed by the FDA...
  19. pmc Effect of aerobic exercise training and cognitive behavioural therapy on reduction of chronic fatigue in patients with facioscapulohumeral dystrophy: protocol of the FACTS-2-FSHD trial
    Nicoline B M Voet
    Nijmegen Centre for Evidence Based Practice Department of Rehabilitation, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Neurol 10:56. 2010
    ..Additionally, possible working mechanisms and the effects on various secondary outcome measures at all levels of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) are evaluated...
  20. doi Speech motor development in childhood apraxia of speech: generating testable hypotheses by neurocomputational modeling
    H Terband
    Medical Psychology Pediatric Neurology Centre ENT, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Folia Phoniatr Logop 62:134-42. 2010
    ..Finally, the model was used to derive further predictions that can be tested empirically in behavioral experiments and possible new angles for clinical intervention...
  21. doi Validation of a translated version of the modified Japanese orthopaedic association score to assess outcomes in cervical spondylotic myelopathy: an approach to globalize outcomes assessment tools
    Ronald H M A Bartels
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Neurosurgery, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neurosurgery 66:1013-6. 2010
    ..Although the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA) originally developed in Japan, the modified English version (mJOA) has become widely used and is arguably now the accepted standard...
  22. doi The effect of ondansetron, a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist, in chronic fatigue syndrome: a randomized controlled trial
    Gerard K H The
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Psychiatry, 966, Reinier Postlaan 10, 6525 GC Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:528-33. 2010
    ..In this randomized controlled clinical trial, the effect of ondansetron, a 5-HT(3) receptor antagonist, was assessed on fatigue severity and functional impairment in adult patients with chronic fatigue syndrome...
  23. doi How to improve DAS28 use in daily clinical practice?--a pilot study of a nurse-led intervention
    Laura T C van Hulst
    Department of Rheumatology, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:741-8. 2010
    ..2...
  24. pmc Multicenter analysis of the SLC6A3/DAT1 VNTR haplotype in persistent ADHD suggests differential involvement of the gene in childhood and persistent ADHD
    Barbara Franke
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:656-64. 2010
    ..However, the data might also imply that DAT1 has a modulatory rather than causative role in ADHD...
  25. doi Cathepsin D activity protects against development of type AA amyloid fibrils
    J C H van der Hilst
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Invest 39:412-6. 2009
    ..While complete degradation of SAA precludes amyloid formation, limited cleavage which generates AA protein is considered part of the pathogenic mechanism...
  26. doi GSTP1-1 in ovarian cyst fluid and disease outcome of patients with ovarian cancer
    Eva Kolwijck
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2176-81. 2009
    ..047 and P = 0.033, respectively). International Federation of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians stage was the only independent predictor for DFS. GSTP1-1 was the only independent predictor for OS...
  27. doi In-vivo imaging of changes in abdominal aortic aneurysm thrombus volume during the cardiac cycle
    Maarten Truijers
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Endovasc Ther 16:314-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate in-vivo thrombus compressibility in abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) to hopefully shed light on the biomechanical importance of intraluminal thrombus...
  28. doi Clinical and molecular genetic analysis of best vitelliform macular dystrophy
    Camiel J F Boon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Retina 29:835-47. 2009
    ..To describe the phenotype of Best vitelliform macular dystrophy (BVMD) and to evaluate genotype-phenotype and histopathologic correlations...
  29. doi Five-year survival of 3-unit fiber-reinforced composite fixed partial dentures in the anterior area
    Céleste C M van Heumen
    Department of Oral Function and Prosthetic Dentistry, College of Dental Science, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Dent Mater 25:820-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this clinical study was to evaluate the long-term outcome of 3-unit anterior fixed partial dentures (FPDs) made of fiber-reinforced resin composite (FRC), and to identify design factors influencing the survival rate...
  30. ncbi Absence of a relation between efavirenz plasma concentrations and toxicity-driven efavirenz discontinuations in the EuroSIDA study
    Matthijs van Luin
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Antivir Ther 14:75-83. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine whether patients with high EFV plasma concentrations have an increased likelihood of toxicity-driven EFV discontinuations...
  31. ncbi Monitoring and blunting in palliative and curative radiotherapy consultations
    Liesbeth M Timmermans
    Department of Medical Psychology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 16:1111-20. 2007
    ..Additionally, it is explored how a patient's disease status (curative versus palliative) influences the effects of his or her cognitive styles...
  32. ncbi Why hospice nurses need high self-esteem
    Gert Olthuis
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Ethics, Philosophy and History of Medicine 137, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Nurs Ethics 14:62-71. 2007
    ..We also discuss how good nursing depends on the responses that nurses receive from patients, colleagues and family; they make nurses feel valued as persons and enable them to see the value of the work they do...
  33. ncbi Caries trends 1996-2002 among 6- and 12-year-old children and erosive wear prevalence among 12-year-old children in The Hague
    G J Truin
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry and Pedodontology, UMC St Radboud, University of Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 39:2-8. 2005
    ..The average DMFT score of 12-year-olds reached a minimum of 0.2. In 2002, 24% of the 12-year-olds exhibited signs of erosion, indicating that the presence of erosive wear was high among youngsters in The Hague...
  34. ncbi Tracers to monitor the response to chemotherapy: in vitro screening of four radiopharmaceuticals
    Lioe Fee de Geus-Oei
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Cancer Biother Radiopharm 19:457-65. 2004
    ..In this study, 18F-deoxyglucose, 99mTc-tetrofosmin, 125I-deoxyuridineribose, and 125I-methyltyrosine were tested for this purpose...
  35. ncbi Electromyographic assessment of blink reflexes correlates with a clinical scale of depth of sedation/anaesthesia and BIS during propofol administration
    J Mourisse
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 48:1174-9. 2004
    ..Quantifying the blink reflex may reflect the depression of reflex arches induced by anaesthetics and thus being informative on the anaesthetic state...
  36. ncbi Immunohistochemical differentiation between inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal nevus (ILVEN) and psoriasis
    W H P M Vissers
    Department of Dermatology, University Medical Centre St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Dermatol 14:216-20. 2004
    ..T-cell subsets in ILVEN cum psoriasis had an intermediary position...
  37. pmc Pharmacokinetics of adjusted-dose lopinavir-ritonavir combined with rifampin in healthy volunteers
    C J L la Porte
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen University Centre for Infectious Diseases, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:1553-60. 2004
    ..5 mg/liter (day 24) and was similar between the two arms. Adjusted-dose regimens of lopinavir-ritonavir in combination with therapeutic drug monitoring and monitoring of liver function may allow concomitant use of rifampin...
  38. ncbi Urinary incontinence: sphincter functioning from a urological perspective
    John P F A Heesakkers
    Department of Urology, UMC St Radboud Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Digestion 69:93-101. 2004
    ..The diagnostic potential of circumferential surface EMG in the urethral sphincter is reviewed in relation to the EMG features of ISD...
  39. ncbi Measuring mucosal damage induced by cytotoxic therapy
    N M A Blijlevens
    Department of Haematology, University Medical Centre St Radboud Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 12:227-33. 2004
    ..The data suggest that sugar permeability, oral mucositis and gut toxicity measure different features of mucosal damage after intensive cytotoxic therapy...
  40. ncbi Tissue engineering of the meniscus
    P Buma
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Biomaterials 25:1523-32. 2004
    ..Finally, we will finish with our latest results of the effect of tear reconstruction and the insertion of prostheses on articular cartilage degradation...
  41. ncbi FDG-PET in infectious and inflammatory disease
    Wim J G Oyen
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 30:1568-70. 2003
  42. ncbi [Clinical thinking and decision-making in practice. A new-born with dyspnea]
    A Nusmeier
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Intensive Care, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:1501-6. 2003
    ....
  43. ncbi [Surgical treatment of tumor metastases in the lungs, brain or liver]
    F W P J van den Berkmortel
    afd Medische Oncologie, Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:904-8. 2003
    ..These factors form the basis of the separate decision-making process for each individual patient...
  44. ncbi Cross-linked type I and type II collagenous matrices for the repair of full-thickness articular cartilage defects--a study in rabbits
    Pieter Buma
    Orthopedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopedics, University Medical Center Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, The Netherlands
    Biomaterials 24:3255-63. 2003
    ..Based on these observations it is suggested that a composite matrix consisting of a deep layer of type I collagen and a more superficial layer of type II collagen may be the matrix of choice for cartilage regeneration...
  45. ncbi The Clarion Electrode positioner: approximation to the medial wall and current focussing?
    Lucas H M Mens
    KNO Audiologie, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Audiol Neurootol 8:166-75. 2003
    ..Possible benefits of a perimodiolar position regarding efficiency and channel separation are discussed in terms of a reduced distance between electrodes and neural elements...
  46. ncbi Influence of blood glucose level, age and fasting period on non-pathological FDG uptake in heart and gut
    Michel de Groot
    Department of Nuclear Medicine 565, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 32:98-101. 2005
    ..We evaluated the role of several patient-related factors that may have an influence on this phenomenon...
  47. ncbi User-related pharmaceutical care problems and factors affecting them: the importance of clinical relevance
    W Denneboom
    Centre for Quality of Care Research, UMC St Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Pharm Ther 30:215-23. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi Sick leave in workers with asthma and COPD: the role of attitudes, perceived social norms and self efficacy
    Cécile R Boot
    Netherlands Expert Centre for Work related Respiratory Disorders, University Lung Centre Dekkerswald, Groesbeek
    Patient Educ Couns 58:192-8. 2005
    ..Perceived control over health complaints is more important in asthma than in COPD. Attitudes towards sick leave appear to be more important in COPD patients...
  49. ncbi Clinical characteristics of a Dutch DFNA9 family with a novel COCH mutation, G87W
    Robert J Pauw
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Audiol Neurootol 12:77-84. 2007
    ..However, subtle differences in terms of onset age and rate of progression seem to exist...
  50. ncbi Added value of gastrin receptor scintigraphy in comparison to somatostatin receptor scintigraphy in patients with carcinoids and other neuroendocrine tumours
    Martin Gotthardt
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Endocr Relat Cancer 13:1203-11. 2006
    ..GRS should be performed in selected patients as it may provide additional information in patients with NET with equivocal or absent somatostatin uptake...
  51. ncbi [Freezing umbilical-cord blood and bone marrow for one's own use: present-day quackery?]
    D D M Braat
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2410-4. 2006
    ..The government should consider limiting this practice and prohibiting the activities of these companies in the Netherlands pending scientific evidence for their claims...
  52. ncbi Treatment of intrabony defects with an enamel matrix protein derivative or bioabsorbable membrane: an 8-year follow-up split-mouth study
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 77:1879-86. 2006
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to present the 8-year results of a prospective, controlled, split-mouth clinical study evaluating the treatment of intrabony defects with EMD or GTR...
  53. ncbi [Hyponatremia: effective treatment based on calculated outcomes]
    G Vervoort
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Nierziekten, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:2121-6. 2006
    ..Changes in urine production and urinary excretion of sodium and potassium should be taken into account...
  54. pmc Boundaries, borders, and limits. A phenomenological reflection on ethics and euthanasia
    C Leget
    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Ethics, Philosophy and History of Medicine, 232 EFG, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 HB Nijmegen, Netherlands
    J Med Ethics 32:256-9. 2006
    ..This phenomenological analysis does not directly lead to normative conclusions. It helps by both paying attention to, and dealing with, the complexity of the issue with intellectual honesty...
  55. ncbi How to successfully implement E-learning for both students and teachers
    Martin Gotthardt
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Geert Grooteplein 8, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acad Radiol 13:379-90. 2006
    ..Electronic learning (e-learning) may provide a means to enhance learning efficacy. However, introduction of e-learning often fails. We describe a strategy of how an e-learning curriculum was successfully implemented...
  56. ncbi Segmental overlap: foot drop in S1 radiculopathy
    N C Voermans
    Neuromuscular Centre Nijmegen, Department of Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 148:809-13; discussion 813. 2006
    ..We describe a patient in whom overlap in segmental innervation complicated adequate diagnosis of a recurrent lumbar hernia. Further, we present an outline of electrophysiological and anatomical studies on segmental innervation...
  57. ncbi A review of acute effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine in healthy volunteers
    G J H Dumont
    Unit for Clinical Psychopharmacology and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychopharmacol 20:176-87. 2006
    ....
  58. ncbi [The treatment of asthma: indications for a change in approach]
    P N R Dekhuijzen
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, afd Longziekten, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:237-41. 2006
    ....
  59. pmc Clinical characteristics of patients with myositis and autoantibodies to different fragments of the Mi-2 beta antigen
    G J D Hengstman
    Neuromuscular Centre Nijmegen, Department of Neurology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, Internal Code 935, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:242-5. 2006
    ..To assess the clinical implications of autoantibodies directed against different parts of the Mi-2 beta autoantigen in patients with myositis...
  60. ncbi Meniscal replacement in dogs. Tissue regeneration in two different materials with similar properties
    T G Tienen
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 76:389-96. 2006
    ..Therefore, for studies in the future, the authors prefer the PCLPU prostheses for replacement of the meniscus...
  61. ncbi Gadopentetate dimeglumine and FDG uptake in liver metastases of colorectal carcinoma as determined with MR imaging and PET
    Hanneke W M van Laarhoven
    Department of Medical Oncology, University Medical Center Nijmegen, Geert Grooteplein 8, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Radiology 237:181-8. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi Experimental verification of conditions for near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)
    J H G M Klaessens
    Clinical Physics Laboratory, University Children s Hospital Nijmegen, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Technol Health Care 11:53-60. 2003
    ..in vitro assessment of the reproducibility and the optimal separation and position of the optodes in continuous wave (CW-) NIRS measurement of local inhomogeneities in absorption and/or scattering...

Research Grants4

  1. Non-invasive beta-cell imaging using a Ga-68-labeled glucagone-like peptide-1 ana
    Martin Gotthardt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Apart from proof-of-principle studies in healthy volunteers and diabetes type I and II patients, a dosimetric method will be established to simply and reliably quantify beta-cell mass by PET imaging. ..
  2. Brain Glucose Metabolism and Hypoglycemia Unawareness
    CORNELIS TACK; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The long-term objective of this project is to find new targets that allow a more problem-oriented approach to manage and/or reverse hypoglycemia unawareness. ..