Scientific publications

Ciro scientists maintain ongoing research to provide the best treatments for our patients. You can find an overview of publications in scientific journals and professional magazines below.

Domain-specific cognitive impairment in patients with COPD and control subjects

Cleutjens F, Franssen F, Spruit M, Vanfleteren L, Gijsen C, Dijkstra J, Ponds R, Wouters E, Janssen D

Academisch Netwerk Slaapgeneeskunde, in vakblad Pulmoscript

Pevernagie, D, Sastry, M en Wouters, E

Echocardiographic abnormalities and their impact on health status in patients with COPD referred for pulmonary rehabilitation

Houben-Wilke S, Spruit M, Uszko-Lencer N, Otkinska G, Vanfleteren L, Jones P, Wouters E, Franssen F

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in patients with atrial fibrillation: Insights from the ARISTOTLE trial

Durheim M, Cyr D, Lopes R, Thomas L, Tsuang W, Gersh B, Held C, Wallentin L, Granger C, Palmer S, Al-Khatib S

Definition of a COPD self-management intervention: International Expert Group consensus

Effing T, Vercoulen J, Bourbeau J, Trappenburg J, Lenferink A, Cafarella P, Coultas D, Meek P, Van der Valk P, Bischoff E, Bucknall C, Dewan N, Early F, Fan V, Frith P, Janssen D, Mitchell K, Morgan M, Nici L, Patel I, Walters H, Rice K, Singh S, Zuwallack R, Benzo R, Goldstein R, Partridge M, Van der Palen J

What is the impact of impaired left ventricular ejection fraction in COPD after adjusting for confounders?

Mesquita R, Franssen F, Houben-Wilke S, Uszko-Lencer N, Vanfleteren L, Goërtz Y, Pitta F, Wouters E, Spruit M

Gender differences in partners of patients with COPD and their perceptions about the patients

Nakken N, Janssen D, Van Vliet, M De Vries G, Clappers-Gielen G, Michels A, Muris J, Vercoulen J, Wouters E, Spruit M

Determinants of exercise-induced oxygen desaturation including pulmonary emphysema in COPD: Results from the ECLIPSE study

Andrianopoulos V, Celli B, Franssen F, Pinto-Plata V, Calverley P, Vanfleteren L, Vogiatzis I, Vestbo J, Agusti A, Bakke P, Rennard S, MacNee W, Tal-Singer R, Yates J, Wouters E, Spruit M

COPD and exercise: does it make a difference?

Spruit M, Burtin C, De Boever P, Langer D, Vogiatzis I, Wouters E, Franssen F

Various Mechanistic Pathways Representing the Aging Process Are Altered in COPD

Rutten E, Gopal P, Wouters E, Franssen F, Hageman G, Vanfleteren L, Spruit M, Reynaert N