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.

The STELVIO trial, a game changer for bronchoscopic lung volume reduction in patients with severe emphysema

Posthuma R, Vanfleteren LEGW

Pulmonary Rehabilitation in Patients with Pulmonary Sarcoidosis: Impact on Exercise Capacity and Fatigue

Grongstad A, Spruit MA, Oldervoll LM, Vøllestad NK, Edvardsen A

Underlying goals of advance care planning (ACP): a qualitative analysis of the literature

Fleuren N, Depla MFIA, Janssen DJA, Huisman M, Hertogh CMPM

Kinetic analyses as a tool to examine physiological exercise responses in a large sample of patients with COPD

Buekers J, Aerts JM, Theunis J, Houben-Wilke S, Franssen FME, Uszko-Lencer NHMK, Wouters EFM, Simons S, De Boever P, Spruit MA

ERS International Congress, Madrid, 2019: highlights from the General Pneumology Assembly

Vanfleteren LEGW, Blervaque L, Franssen FME, Daines L, Kocks JWH, Honkoop PJ, Poberezhets V

Reference values of body composition parameters and visceral adipose tissue (VAT) by DXA in adults aged 18-81 years-results from the LEAD cohort

Ofenheimer A, Breyer-Kohansal R, Hartl S, Burghuber OC, Krach F, Schrott A, Wouters EFM, Franssen FME, Breyer MK

Survey of Exercise Prescription in US Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs

Garvey C, Casaburi R, Spruit MA, De Brandt J

Physical, Psychological, and Social Factors Associated with Exacerbation-Related Hospitalization in Patients with COPD

Crutsen MRC, Keene SJ, Janssen DJA, Nakken N, Groenen MT, van Kuijk SMJ, Franssen FME, Wouters EFM, Spruit MA

An update on pulmonary rehabilitation techniques for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Wouters EF, Posthuma R, Koopman M, Liu WY, Sillen MJ, Hajian B, Sastry M, Spruit M, Franssen FM

Handgrip weakness, low fat-free mass, and overall survival in non-small cell lung cancer treated with curative-intent radiotherapy

Burtin C, Bezuidenhout J, Sanders KJC, Dingemans AC, Schols AMWJ, Peeters STH, Spruit MA, De Ruysscher DKM