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.

Physical Tests Are Poorly Related to Patient-Reported Outcome Measures during Severe Acute Exacerbations of COPD

Quadflieg K, Machado A, Haesevoets S, Daenen M, Thomeer M, Ruttens D, Spruit MA, Burtin C

The efficacy of singing versus exercise training: do the data really support the authors' conclusions?

Vaes AW, Spruit MA, Franssen FME, van 't Hul AJ, Burtin C, Gloeckl R, Houben-Wilke S

Implementation of Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction Using One-Way Endobronchial Valves: A Retrospective Single-Centre Cohort Study

Posthuma R, Vaes AW, Walraven KHM, Sardari Nia P, Schreiber JU, Gietema HA, Wesseling G, Wouters EFM, Vanfleteren LEGW

Treatment of urinary incontinence in women with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-a randomised controlled study

Haukeland-Parker S, Frisk B, Spruit MA, Stafne SN, Johannessen HH

Palliative care in COVID-19

Janssen DJA

Working memory training efficacy in COPD: the randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled Cogtrain trial

van Beers M, Mount SW, Houben K, Gosker HR, Schuurman L, Franssen FME, Janssen DJA, Schols AMWJ

A pilot study on the feasibility and effectiveness of treadmill-based perturbations for assessing and improving walking stability in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

McCrum C, Vaes AW, Delbressine JM, Koopman M, Liu WY, Willems P, Meijer K, Spruit MA

Clustering based on comorbidities in patients with chronic heart failure: an illustration of clinical diversity

Uszko-Lencer NHMK, Janssen DJA, Gaffron S, Vanfleteren LEGW, Janssen E, Werter C, Franssen FME, Wouters EFM, Rechberger S, Brunner La Rocca HP, Spruit MA

Using Body Composition Groups to Identify Children and Adolescents at Risk of Dyslipidemia

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

One year follow-up of physical performance and quality of life in patients surviving COVID-19: a prospective cohort study

Betschart M, Rezek S, Unger I, Ott N, Beyer S, Böni A, Gisi D, Shannon H, Spruit MA, Sieber C