Peter H J van der Voort

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Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The use of indicators to improve the quality of intensive care: theoretical aspects and experiences from the Dutch intensive care registry
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 56:1084-91. 2012
  2. pmc Evaluating the effectiveness of a tailored multifaceted performance feedback intervention to improve the quality of care: protocol for a cluster randomized trial in intensive care
    Sabine N van der Veer
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 6:119. 2011
  3. pmc Implementing quality indicators in intensive care units: exploring barriers to and facilitators of behaviour change
    Maartje Lg de Vos
    Scientific Centre for Transformation in Care and Welfare Tranzo, University of Tilburg, PO Box 90153, Tilburg 5000 LE, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 5:52. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Intravenous glucose intake independently related to intensive care unit and hospital mortality: an argument for glucose toxicity in critically ill patients
    Peter H J der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 64:141-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum and intraperitoneal levels of amphotericin B and flucytosine during intravenous treatment of critically ill patients with Candida peritonitis
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, PO Box 888, 8901 BR, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:952-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint An observational study on the effects of nadroparin-based and citrate-based continuous venovenous hemofiltration on calcium metabolism
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Blood Purif 25:267-73. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Filter run time in CVVH: pre- versus post-dilution and nadroparin versus regional heparin-protamine anticoagulation
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, NR 8901 BR Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Blood Purif 23:175-80. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Safety of citrate based hemofiltration in critically ill patients at high risk for bleeding: a comparison with nadroparin
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Center Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden The Netherlands
    Int J Artif Organs 29:559-63. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Citrate anticoagulation for continuous venovenous hemofiltration
    Heleen M Oudemans-van Straaten
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:545-52. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Furosemide does not improve renal recovery after hemofiltration for acute renal failure in critically ill patients: a double blind randomized controlled trial
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:533-8. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint The use of indicators to improve the quality of intensive care: theoretical aspects and experiences from the Dutch intensive care registry
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 56:1084-91. 2012
    ..Barriers and facilitators are found in each step. They should be identified and addressed in a multifaceted quality improvement strategy...
  2. pmc Evaluating the effectiveness of a tailored multifaceted performance feedback intervention to improve the quality of care: protocol for a cluster randomized trial in intensive care
    Sabine N van der Veer
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 6:119. 2011
    ..The study will be executed in the context of intensive care. This paper presents the study's protocol...
  3. pmc Implementing quality indicators in intensive care units: exploring barriers to and facilitators of behaviour change
    Maartje Lg de Vos
    Scientific Centre for Transformation in Care and Welfare Tranzo, University of Tilburg, PO Box 90153, Tilburg 5000 LE, The Netherlands
    Implement Sci 5:52. 2010
    ..To promote the use of quality indicators, an exploration of the barriers to and facilitating factors for their implementation among healthcare professionals and managers of intensive care units (ICUs) is advocated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intravenous glucose intake independently related to intensive care unit and hospital mortality: an argument for glucose toxicity in critically ill patients
    Peter H J der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 64:141-5. 2006
    ..It is assumed that the toxic effects of glucose play a role in the outcome of critically ill patients. We studied the impact of the amount of infused glucose as a determinant of mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Serum and intraperitoneal levels of amphotericin B and flucytosine during intravenous treatment of critically ill patients with Candida peritonitis
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, PO Box 888, 8901 BR, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:952-6. 2007
    ..To study the relation between serum and peritoneal levels of amphotericin B and flucytosine during intravenous treatment in patients with abdominal sepsis due to a perforated gut...
  6. ncbi request reprint An observational study on the effects of nadroparin-based and citrate-based continuous venovenous hemofiltration on calcium metabolism
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Blood Purif 25:267-73. 2007
    ..To study calcium homeostasis during citrate-based compared to nadroparin-based CVVH in critically-ill patients with acute renal failure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Filter run time in CVVH: pre- versus post-dilution and nadroparin versus regional heparin-protamine anticoagulation
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, NR 8901 BR Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Blood Purif 23:175-80. 2005
    ..To study the effect of different modes of continuous veno-venous haemofiltration (CVVH) on filter run time (FRT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Safety of citrate based hemofiltration in critically ill patients at high risk for bleeding: a comparison with nadroparin
    P H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Center Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden The Netherlands
    Int J Artif Organs 29:559-63. 2006
    ..To study the incidence and severity of bleeding in high risk critically ill patients during high volume, citrate based continuous veno-venous hemofiltration (CVVH)...
  9. doi request reprint Citrate anticoagulation for continuous venovenous hemofiltration
    Heleen M Oudemans-van Straaten
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:545-52. 2009
    ..Heparins used to prevent circuit clotting may cause bleeding. Regional anticoagulation with citrate reduces bleeding, but has metabolic risks. The aim was to compare the safety and efficacy of the two...
  10. doi request reprint Furosemide does not improve renal recovery after hemofiltration for acute renal failure in critically ill patients: a double blind randomized controlled trial
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:533-8. 2009
    ..To study the potential beneficial role of furosemide in resolving renal failure after hemofiltration in mechanically ventilated critically ill patients...
  11. pmc Mean glucose during ICU admission is related to mortality by a U-shaped curve in surgical and medical patients: a retrospective cohort study
    Sarah E Siegelaar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 14:R224. 2010
    ..We investigated in which way glucose regulation, defined as mean glucose concentration during admission, is associated with ICU mortality in a medical and a surgical cohort...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of a multifaceted performance feedback strategy on length of stay compared with benchmark reports alone: a cluster randomized trial in intensive care*
    Sabine N van der Veer
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 41:1893-904. 2013
    ..To assess the impact of applying a multifaceted activating performance feedback strategy on intensive care patient outcomes compared with passively receiving benchmark reports...
  13. pmc Association between administered oxygen, arterial partial oxygen pressure and mortality in mechanically ventilated intensive care unit patients
    Evert de Jonge
    Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 12:R156. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether in-hospital mortality was associated with the administered fraction of oxygen in inspired air (FiO2) and achieved arterial partial pressure of oxygen (PaO2)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Detection of citrate overdose in critically ill patients on citrate-anticoagulated venovenous haemofiltration: use of ionised and total/ionised calcium
    Andries J Bakker
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Stichting Klinisch Chemisch Laboratorium, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:962-6. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to elucidate the most practical and effective laboratory measurement for monitoring citrate in critically ill patients undergoing citrate-anticoagulated continuous venovenous haemofiltration (CVVH)...
  15. pmc The influence of volume and intensive care unit organization on hospital mortality in patients admitted with severe sepsis: a retrospective multicentre cohort study
    Linda Peelen
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 11:R40. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the influence of annual volume and factors related to intensive care unit (ICU) organization on in-hospital mortality among patients admitted to the ICU with severe sepsis...
  16. doi request reprint Telemedicine in a Dutch intensive care unit: A descriptive study of the first results
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Deptartment of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands TIAS School for Business and Society, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Telemed Telecare 22:141-7. 2016
    ..In this study we describe the implementation and outcomes, including patient and family satisfaction, of the first Dutch teleIC...
  17. ncbi request reprint Laxation of critically ill patients with lactulose or polyethylene glycol: a two-center randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Johan I van der Spoel
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 35:2726-31. 2007
    ..To study whether lactulose or polyethylene glycol is effective to promote defecation in critically ill patients, whether either of the two is superior, and whether the use of enteral laxatives is related to clinical outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Metrics of Arterial Hyperoxia and Associated Outcomes in Critical Care
    Hendrik J F Helmerhorst
    1Department of Intensive Care, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands 2Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 3Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 4Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 5Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med . 2016
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate previously used and newly constructed metrics of arterial hyperoxia and systematically assess their association with clinical outcomes in different subgroups in the ICU...
  19. doi request reprint Testing a conceptual model on early opening of the microcirculation in severe sepsis and septic shock: a randomised controlled pilot study
    Peter H J van der Voort
    From the Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam PHJvdV, MVZ, RJB, IVS, JPJ W, HMO vS, DFK, The Department of Intensive Care, Tergooi Hospital, Hilversum RvR, and the Department of Intensive Care, Free University Medical Centre, Amsterdam HMO vS, The Netherlands
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 32:189-98. 2015
    ..Organ failure in severe sepsis and septic shock may be caused by microcirculatory failure...
  20. ncbi request reprint A change in the Dutch Directive on Medical Research Involving Human Subjects strongly increases the number of eligible intensive care patients: an observational study
    Denise P Veelo
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 32:1845-50. 2006
    ..In addition, we determined how family members experience their role as acting representative for giving informed consent, and in turn whether patients feel their representatives would do well representing them...
  21. ncbi request reprint Influence of severity of illness, medication and selective decontamination on defecation
    Johan I van der Spoel
    Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Department of Intensive Care, Oosterpark 9, 1091 AC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 32:875-80. 2006
    ..To describe the pattern of defecation in critically ill ventilated patients and the influence of selective decontamination (SDD) and other medication...
  22. pmc Quantifying bedside-derived imaging of microcirculatory abnormalities in septic patients: a prospective validation study
    E Christiaan Boerma
    Department of Physiology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 9:R601-6. 2005
    ..Essential to the process of understanding and reproducing these abnormalities is the method of quantification of flow scores...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sublingual microcirculatory flow is impaired by the vasopressin-analogue terlipressin in a patient with catecholamine-resistant septic shock
    E C Boerma
    Department of Physiology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:1387-90. 2005
    ..It indicates that much caution should be taken when considering such potent vasoconstrictor when correcting blood pressure during shock...
  24. pmc Can serum L-lactate, D-lactate, creatine kinase and I-FABP be used as diagnostic markers in critically ill patients suspected for bowel ischemia
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, P O Box 95500, 1090 HM Amsterdam, The Netherlands TIAS business school of Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    BMC Anesthesiol 14:111. 2014
    ..The prognostic value of biochemical tests in critically ill patients with multiple organ failure and suspected bowel ischemia is unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint HDL-cholesterol level and cortisol response to synacthen in critically ill patients
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Department of Intensive Care, Medical Centre Leeuwarden, PO Box 888, 8901 BR, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Intensive Care Med 29:2199-203. 2003
    ..To explore the relationship between cholesterol levels and the adrenal cortisol response to synacthen in critically ill patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Albumin-adjusted calcium is not suitable for diagnosis of hyper- and hypocalcemia in the critically ill
    Jennichjen Slomp
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Stichting Klinisch Chemisch Laboratorium, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 31:1389-93. 2003
    ..To evaluate whether calcium adjusted for albumin can be used to monitor calcium homeostasis in critically ill patients...
  27. doi request reprint Readmission of ICU patients: A quality indicator?
    Annemarie L Woldhek
    Dept of Intensive Care, OLVG Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care . 2016
    ..Currently available studies are not clear about modifiable factors as tools to reduce readmission rate...
  28. pmc The association between lactate, mean arterial pressure, central venous oxygen saturation and peripheral temperature and mortality in severe sepsis: a retrospective cohort analysis
    Aletta P I Houwink
    Department of Intensive Care, OLVG, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 20:56. 2016
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  29. doi request reprint Effectiveness and Clinical Outcomes of a Two-Step Implementation of Conservative Oxygenation Targets in Critically Ill Patients: A Before and After Trial
    Hendrik J F Helmerhorst
    1Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands 2Laboratory of Experimental Intensive Care and Anesthesiology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 3Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 4Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 5TIAS School for Business and Society, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands 6Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands 7Department of Social Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands 8Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 9Pharmaceutical Research Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    Crit Care Med 44:554-63. 2016
    ..Our aim was to study the effectiveness and clinical outcomes of a two-step implementation of conservative oxygenation targets in the ICU...
  30. doi request reprint Validation of continuous QTc measurement in critically ill patients
    Guido H W Janssen
    Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, P O Box 95500, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Electrocardiol 49:81-6. 2016
    ..Prolongation of the corrected QT interval (QTc) can lead to torsades de pointes. This study is designed to determine the validity of the continuous QTc (cQTc) measurement in critically ill patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Telemedicine in Dutch intensive care]
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, afd Intensive Care, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 158:A8493. 2014
    ..The tele-ICU was set up on 3 December 2010. Although the tele-ICU performed sufficiently, several aspects, such as cost analysis, need clarification before the system can be widely implemented in the Netherlands...
  32. doi request reprint International study on microcirculatory shock occurrence in acutely ill patients
    Namkje A R Vellinga
    1Department of Intensive Care Adults, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2Department of Intensive Care, Medical Center Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands 3Department of Biomedical Science and Public Health, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy 4Servicio de Terapia Intensiva, Sanatorio Otamendi y Miroli, Buenos Aires, Argentina 5Department of Emergency Medicine and Center for Vascular Biology Research, Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 6Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, United Kingdom 7Dor e Terapia Intensiva, Universidade Federal de São Paolo, Sao Paolo, Brasil 8Klinik für Anesthesiologie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany 9K Ko Latin Small Letter s with comma below uyolu High Specialty Education and Research Hospital, Kartal Ko Latin Small Letter s with comma below uyolu, Ko Latin Small Letter s with comma below uyolu University, Istanbul, Turkey 10Department of Intensive Care, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania 11Section of Cardiology, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ 12Medical Intensive Care Unit, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland 13Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Management, USA
    Crit Care Med 43:48-56. 2015
    ..We studied the prevalence of microcirculatory alterations in a heterogeneous ICU population and its predictive value in an integrative model of macro- and microcirculatory variables...
  33. ncbi request reprint A before-after study of multi-resistance and cost of selective decontamination of the digestive tract
    P H J van der Voort
    Dept of Intensive Care, Medical Center Leeuwarden, P O Box 888, BR Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
    Infection 32:271-7. 2004
    ..We compared standard antibiotic use with an antibiotic policy based on selective decontamination of the digestive tract (SDD) for cost and microbiology...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relationship between sublingual and intestinal microcirculatory perfusion in patients with abdominal sepsis
    E Christiaan Boerma
    Department of Physiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 35:1055-60. 2007
    ..To evaluate the relation between sublingual and intestinal microcirculatory alterations in patients with abdominal sepsis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Research on subjects incapable of giving informed consent: the situation in Dutch intensive care departments
    Yteke van Dijk
    Intensive Care Med 29:2100-1. 2003
  36. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori in intensive care
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Intensive Care Med 30:1245-6. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Quality measurement at intensive care units: which indicators should we use?
    Maartje de Vos
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Crit Care 22:267-74. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to develop a set of indicators that measure the quality of care in intensive care units (ICU) in Dutch hospitals and to evaluate the feasibility of the registration of these indicators...
  38. pmc Acetazolamide-mediated decrease in strong ion difference accounts for the correction of metabolic alkalosis in critically ill patients
    Miriam Moviat
    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Crit Care 10:R14. 2006
    ..Using the Stewart approach, we studied the mechanism of action of acetazolamide in critically ill patients with a metabolic alkalosis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Changes in the Dutch law on medical research
    Peter H J van der Voort
    Intensive Care Med 32:1906-7. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Frequency and determinants of drug administration errors in the intensive care unit
    Patricia M L A van den Bemt
    Hospital Pharmacy Midden Brabant, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 30:846-50. 2002
    ..The study aimed to identify both the frequency and the determinants of drug administration errors in the intensive care unit...