Paul P M van Zuijlen

Summary

Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Perforator-based interposition flaps for sustainable scar contracture release: a versatile, practical, and safe technique
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, the Burn Centre, Beverwijk and Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1524-32. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Collagen morphology in human skin and scar tissue: no adaptations in response to mechanical loading at joints
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burn Centre and Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 29:423-31. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Objective scar assessment tools: a clinimetric appraisal
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery and the Burn Center, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1561-70. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of dermal substitution in burns by topical negative pressure: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Monica C T Bloemen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Wound Repair Regen 20:797-805. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Morphometry of dermal collagen orientation by Fourier analysis is superior to multi-observer assessment
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burns Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    J Pathol 198:284-91. 2002
  6. pmc Rasch analysis of the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale (POSAS) in burn scars
    Martijn B A van der Wal
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 21:13-23. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient and observer scar assessment scale: a reliable and feasible tool for scar evaluation
    Lieneke J Draaijers
    Burn Center, Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Dutch Burn Foundation, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1960-5; discussion 1966-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of a clinical trial on dermal substitution. A light microscopy and Fourier analysis based evaluation
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burn Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 28:151-60. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Outcome after burns: an observational study on burn scar maturation and predictors for severe scarring
    Martijn B A van der Wal
    Burn Center, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Wound Repair Regen 20:676-87. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Skin elasticity meter or subjective evaluation in scars: a reliability assessment
    Lieneke J Draaijers
    Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 30:109-14. 2004

Collaborators

  • Frank B Niessen
  • Magda M W Ulrich
  • Margriet E van Baar
  • Paris Melis
  • Henry J C de Vries
  • Joris E Coppens
  • Carlijn M Stekelenburg
  • Pauline D H M Verhaegen
  • Martijn B A van der Wal
  • Esther Middelkoop
  • Monica C T Bloemen
  • Wim E Tuinebreijer
  • Lieneke J Draaijers
  • Henrica C W de Vet
  • Dirk L Knol
  • Fenike R H Tempelman
  • Annekatrien L van de Kar
  • Mariëlle E H Jaspers
  • Sandra J M Jongen
  • Franceline A Frans
  • Marianne K Nieuwenhuis
  • Yvonne A M Botman
  • Antoine J M van Trier
  • Robert W Kreis
  • Antoon J van den Bogaerdt
  • Chantal M A M van der Horst
  • Kim L M Gardien
  • Jakob Hiddingh
  • Dominique C Baas
  • Janine M Simons
  • Roos E Marck
  • Rei Ogawa
  • Gerard I J M Beerthuizen
  • Adrianus F P M Vloemans
  • Mark Bram Bouman
  • Pia M D G Sonneveld
  • Asa Lundgren-Nilsson
  • Ella van Unen
  • Jos F P M Vloemans
  • Peter van de Ven
  • J P W Don Griot
  • Frank B Schade
  • Jan Dokter
  • Marcel Vlig
  • Niels E van Vucht
  • Michiel C E van Leeuwen
  • Evelien M Res
  • Arna van Engelen
  • Michelle Verkerk
  • Vincent C van der Veen
  • Ruud A Bank
  • Willem M van der Veer
  • Linda Reijnen
  • Foppe Oldenburger
  • Mick Kreulen
  • Leonard U M Corion
  • Mark J C Smeulders

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Perforator-based interposition flaps for sustainable scar contracture release: a versatile, practical, and safe technique
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, the Burn Centre, Beverwijk and Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1524-32. 2011
    ..In this study, the authors investigated the applicability of islanded and nonislanded perforator-based interposition flaps as a technique for release of scar contracture...
  2. ncbi request reprint Collagen morphology in human skin and scar tissue: no adaptations in response to mechanical loading at joints
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burn Centre and Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 29:423-31. 2003
    ..Collagen orientation of scar tissue is more parallel compared to normal skin. Morphology differs with respect to superficial and deep dermal layers and parallel and perpendicular planes, but appears not to respond to mechanical tension...
  3. doi request reprint Objective scar assessment tools: a clinimetric appraisal
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery and the Burn Center, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1561-70. 2011
    ..g., to evaluate the outcome of clinical trials). In this review, an overview and update are given on the most relevant noninvasive objective measurement tools for scar evaluation...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical effectiveness of dermal substitution in burns by topical negative pressure: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Monica C T Bloemen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Wound Repair Regen 20:797-805. 2012
    ..Concluding, this randomized controlled trial shows the effectiveness of dermal substitution combined with TNP in burns, based on extensive wound and scar measurements...
  5. ncbi request reprint Morphometry of dermal collagen orientation by Fourier analysis is superior to multi-observer assessment
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burns Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    J Pathol 198:284-91. 2002
    ..If an evaluation is performed by conventional light microscopy, at least three observers are required to attain an acceptable inter-observer reliability...
  6. pmc Rasch analysis of the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale (POSAS) in burn scars
    Martijn B A van der Wal
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 21:13-23. 2012
    ..After many years of experience with this scale in burn scar assessment, it is appropriate to examine its psychometric properties using Rasch analysis...
  7. ncbi request reprint The patient and observer scar assessment scale: a reliable and feasible tool for scar evaluation
    Lieneke J Draaijers
    Burn Center, Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Dutch Burn Foundation, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1960-5; discussion 1966-7. 2004
    ..Such an impact of itching and thickness of the scar on the patient's opinion is an important and novel finding. The Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale offers a suitable, reliable, and complete scar evaluation tool...
  8. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of a clinical trial on dermal substitution. A light microscopy and Fourier analysis based evaluation
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burn Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 28:151-60. 2002
    ..This microscopic evaluation provided no convincing evidence for a long-term effectiveness of a dermal substitute despite promising data over a short-term in in vitro and in vivo studies with the same material...
  9. doi request reprint Outcome after burns: an observational study on burn scar maturation and predictors for severe scarring
    Martijn B A van der Wal
    Burn Center, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Wound Repair Regen 20:676-87. 2012
    ..001). Etiology (p = 0.753) and age (p > 0.230) have no significant influence on scar quality when corrected for sex, total body surface area burned, time, and age or etiology, respectively...
  10. ncbi request reprint Skin elasticity meter or subjective evaluation in scars: a reliability assessment
    Lieneke J Draaijers
    Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 30:109-14. 2004
    ..29-0.53. The correlations between each of the Cutometer parameters were high and statistically significant (r > or = 0.71)...
  11. doi request reprint Prevention and curative management of hypertrophic scar formation
    Monica C T Bloemen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 35:463-75. 2009
    ..Furthermore, recommendations regarding the classification of hypertrophy in the daily practice and in clinical trials are implemented...
  12. ncbi request reprint Colour evaluation in scars: tristimulus colorimeter, narrow-band simple reflectance meter or subjective evaluation?
    Lieneke J Draaijers
    Burn Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 30:103-7. 2004
    ..Of both instruments for measuring scar colour, we prefer, because of its feasibility, the DermaSpectrometer...
  13. doi request reprint Dermal substitution in acute burns and reconstructive surgery: a 12-year follow-up
    Monica C T Bloemen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1450-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate long-term effectiveness of a collagen-elastin dermal substitute in acute and reconstructive burn surgery...
  14. doi request reprint A reliable, non-invasive measurement tool for anisotropy in normal skin and scar tissue
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centres, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Skin Res Technol 16:325-31. 2010
    ..This study was initiated to establish the reliability of the Reviscometer on normal skin and scars, and to provide basic information on tissue alignment in normal skin and scars...
  15. doi request reprint Sustainable effect of skin stretching for burn scar excision: long-term results of a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centres, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Burns 37:1222-8. 2011
    ..Short-term results already showed that in the SS group larger scars could be excised in a one-step procedure. In this paper, the long-term scar outcome using reliable and valid measurement tools was evaluated...
  16. doi request reprint In a clinimetric analysis, 3D stereophotogrammetry was found to be reliable and valid for measuring scar volume in clinical research
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    Burn Center Department, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, Beverwijk 1942 LE, the Netherlands Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Zeestraat 27 29, Beverwijk 1941 AJ, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, Beverwijk 1942 LE, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, VU Medical Center, PO Box 7057, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam 1007 MB, The Netherlands Research Institute MOVE Department VU University Medical Center of Amsterdam, PO Box 7057, De Boelelaan 1117, Amsterdam 1007 MB, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 68:782-7. 2015
    ..Three-dimensional (3D) stereophotogrammetry is a noninvasive technique for the measurement of scar volume. This study evaluated the reliability and validity of 3D stereophotogrammetry for measuring scar volume...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reliable and feasible evaluation of linear scars by the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale
    Annekatrien L van de Kar
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:514-22. 2005
    ..The authors tested the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale on linear scars, the largest category of surgical scars...
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy of skin stretching for burn scar excision: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, and BurnCenter, Red Cross HospitalBeverwijk, The Netherlandsand
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:1958-66. 2011
    ..This technique may allow scar excision in a one-step procedure instead of two or more steps, which is necessary for serial excision and tissue expansion...
  19. doi request reprint The hand held Doppler device for the detection of perforators in reconstructive surgery: what you hear is not always what you get
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Burn Center and Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands MOVE Research Institute, VU University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Burns 40:1702-6. 2014
    ..We expected to find sufficient evidence in literature to support the use of the device, however available literature showed a distinct lack of clinimetric studies that adequately tested the reliability...
  20. doi request reprint Skin stretching for primary closure of acute burn wounds
    Pauline D H M Verhaegen
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Burn Center, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Burns 40:1727-37. 2014
    ..The short- and long-term effect of Skin Stretch was compared to split skin grafting (SSG) in a randomized controlled trial...
  21. doi request reprint Three-dimensional digital stereophotogrammetry: a reliable and valid technique for measuring scar surface area
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital Beverwijk, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:204-11. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the reliability and validity of three-dimensional stereophotogrammetry for measuring scar surface area...
  22. doi request reprint Perforator-Based Interposition Flaps Perform Better Than Full-Thickness Grafts for the Release of Burn Scar Contractures: A Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    Beverwijk, Amsterdam, and Groningen, The Netherlands From the Burn Center and the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital the Association of Dutch Burn Centres the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, VU Medical Centre the MOVE Research Institute, VU University and the Burn Center, Martini Hospital
    Plast Reconstr Surg 139:501e-509e. 2017
    ..Until now, no randomized controlled trial has been performed to determine which technique has the best effectiveness in burn scar contracture releasing procedures...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reliability and accuracy of techniques for surface area measurements of wounds and scars
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 3:7-11. 2004
    ..The study permits the conclusion that planimetry by photography is more suitable for surface area measurements than planimetry by tracing except for extremely curved body parts, where it is likely that effects of distortion supervene...
  24. doi request reprint Differential item functioning in the Observer Scale of the POSAS for different scar types
    Martijn B A van der Wal
    Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Qual Life Res 23:2037-45. 2014
    ..To investigate whether the Observer Scale of the Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale (POSAS) can serve as a generic measure for scar quality across different scar types...
  25. doi request reprint A systematic review on burn scar contracture treatment: searching for evidence
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    From the Association of Dutch Burn Centers, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands MOVE Research Institute, VU University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands Burn Centre and the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, the Netherlands EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    J Burn Care Res 36:e153-61. 2015
    ..However, recommendations could be given for improvement of the quality of further primary research on the effectiveness of surgical treatment strategies for burn scar contracture release. ..
  26. doi request reprint Analyzing contraction of full thickness skin grafts in time: Choosing the donor site does matter
    Carlijn M Stekelenburg
    Burn Centre, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Association of Dutch Burn Centres, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Beverwijk, The Netherlands Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, VU Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands MOVE Research Institute, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Burns 42:1471-1476. 2016
    ..However, the contraction rate of FTSGs on the long term has never been studied...
  27. doi request reprint Collagen cross-linking by adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells and scar-derived mesenchymal cells: Are mesenchymal stromal cells involved in scar formation?
    Antoon J van den Bogaerdt
    Association of Dutch Burn Centres, Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Wound Repair Regen 17:548-58. 2009
    ..We conclude, therefore, that mesenchymal (stem) cells from the subcutaneous fat might be responsible for the accumulation of collagen in these scars...
  28. ncbi request reprint Scar assessment tools: implications for current research
    Paul P M van Zuijlen
    Burn Center, Department of Surgery, Red Cross Hospital, Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1108-22. 2002
    ..This review critically discusses currently available objective measurement tools, subjective assessment tools, and potential devices that may be available in the future for scar assessment...
  29. doi request reprint Assessment of scar quality after cleft lip closure
    Franceline A Frans
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 49:171-6. 2012
    ..To assess scar quality after cleft lip repair...
  30. ncbi request reprint The results of surgical excision and adjuvant irradiation for therapy-resistant keloids: a prospective clinical outcome study
    Annekatrien L van de Kar
    Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:2248-54. 2007
    ..Unfortunately, the recommendations are mainly based on retrospective studies that do not define recurrence...