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.

Telemonitoring of daily activities compared to the six-minute walk test further completes the puzzle of oximetry-guided interventions

Santos CD, Santos AF, das Neves RC, Ribeiro RM, Rodrigues F, Caneiras C, Spruit MA, Bárbara C

Perceptions of fatigue in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis or sarcoidosis

Bloem AEM, Mostard RLM, Stoot N, Vercoulen JH, Peters JB, Spruit MA

Dual-Energy Computed Tomography Compared to Lung Perfusion Scintigraphy to Assess Pulmonary Perfusion in Patients Screened for Endoscopic Lung Volume Reduction

Gietema HA, Walraven KHM, Posthuma R, Mitea C, Slebos DJ, Vanfleteren LEGW

Alterations in plasma hyaluronic acid in patients with clinically stable COPD versus (non)smoking controls

Waeijen-Smit K, Reynaert NL, Beijers RJHCG, Houben-Wilke S, Simons SO, Spruit MA, Franssen FME

Employment Status, Readmission and Mortality After Acute Exacerbation of COPD

Jacobsen PA, Kragholm KH, Torp-Pedersen C, Janssen DJA, Spruit MA, Weinreich UM

Carnosine, oxidative and carbonyl stress, antioxidants and muscle fiber characteristics of quadriceps muscle of patients with COPD

De Brandt J, Burtin C, Pomiès P, Vandenabeele F, Verboven K, Aumann J, Blancquaert L, Everaert I, Van Ryckeghem L, Cops J, Hayot M, Spruit MA, Derave W

Pulmonary rehabilitation outcomes in individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review

Souto-Miranda S, Rodrigues G, Spruit MA, Marques A

Prevalence of hyperventilation in patients with asthma

Deenstra DD, van Helvoort HAC, Djamin RS, van Zelst C, In 't Veen JCCM, Antons JC, Spruit MA, van 't Hul AJ

Religiosity and Religious Coping in Patients with COPD: A Cross-Sectional Comparison Between Brazil and the Netherlands and Associations with Physical and Psychological Health

Mesquita R, da Silva GPF, do Nascimento FAB, Holanda MA, Mont'Alverne DGB, de Oliveira Junior PV, Janssen DJA, Pereira EDB

Objectively measured physical activity as a COPD clinical trial outcome

Burtin C, Mohan D, Troosters T, Watz H, Hopkinson NS, Garcia-Aymerich J, Moy ML, Vogiatzis I, Rossiter HB, Singh S, Merrill DD, Hamilton A, Rennard SI, Fageras M, Petruzzelli S, Tal-Singer R, Tomaszewski E, Corriol-Rohou S, Rochester CL, Sciurba FC, Casaburi R, D-C Man W, Van Lummel RC, Cooper CB, Demeyer H, Spruit MA, Vaes AW