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.

Prescribing and adjusting exercise training in chronic respiratory diseases - Expert-based practical recommendations

Gloeckl R, Zwick RH, Fürlinger U, Jarosch I, Schneeberger T, Leitl D, Koczulla AR, Vonbank K, Alexiou C, Vogiatzis I, Spruit MA

Isokinetic testing of quadriceps function in COPD: feasibility, responsiveness, and minimal important differences in patients undergoing pulmonary rehabilitation

Stoffels AAF, Meys R, van Hees HWH, Franssen FME, van den Borst B, van 't Hul AJ, Klijn PH, Vaes AW, De Brandt J, Burtin C, Spruit MA; BASES-consortium

Patient activation is a treatable trait in patients with chronic airway diseases: An observational study

Peters JB, Antons JC, Koolen EH, van Helvoort HAC, van Hees HWH, van den Borst B, Spruit MA, Vercoulen JH, van 't Hul AJ

Towards the elimination of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a Lancet Commission

Stolz D, Mkorombindo T, Schumann DM, Agusti A, Ash SY, Bafadhel M, Bai C, Chalmers JD, Criner GJ, Dharmage SC, Franssen FME, Frey U, Han M, Hansel NN, Hawkins NM, Kalhan R, Konigshoff M, Ko FW, Parekh TM, Powell P, Rutten-van Mölken M, Simpson J, Sin DD, Song Y, Suki B, Troosters T, Washko GR, Welte T, Dransfield MT

Physical and mental fatigue in people with non-communicable chronic diseases

Vaes AW, Goërtz YMJ, van Herck M, Beijers RJHCG, van Beers M, Burtin C, Janssen DJA, Schols AMWJ, Spruit MA

Palliative Care Early in the Care Continuum among Patients with Serious Respiratory Illness: An Official ATS/AAHPM/HPNA/SWHPN Policy Statement

Sullivan DR, Iyer AS, Enguidanos S, Cox CE, Farquhar M, Janssen DJA, Lindell KO, Mularski RA, Smallwood N, Turnbull AE, Wilkinson AM, Courtright KR, Maddocks M, McPherson ML, Thornton JD, Campbell ML, Fasolino TK, Fogelman PM, Gershon L, Gershon T, Hartog C, Luther J, Meier DE, Nelson JE, Rabinowitz E, Rushton CH, Sloan DH, Kross EK, Reinke LF

Endurance Time During Constant Work Rate Cycle Ergometry in COPD: Development of an Integrated Database From Interventional Studies

Casaburi R, Merrill D, Dolmage T, Garcia-Aymerich J, Fageras M, Goldstein R, Harding G, Kline Leidy N, Maltais F, O'Donnell D, Porszasz J, Puente-Maestu L, Rennard S, Sciurba F, Spruit MA, Tal-Singer R, Tetzlaff K, Van't Hul A, Yu R, Hamilton A

Efficacy of 12 weeks oral beta-alanine supplementation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

De Brandt J, Derave W, Vandenabeele F, Pomiès P, Blancquaert L, Keytsman C, Barusso-Grüninger MS, de Lima FF, Hayot M, Spruit MA, Burtin C

Fat mass to fat-free mass ratio and its associations with clinical characteristics in asthma

Rugila DF, Oliveira JM, Machado FVC, Correia NS, Puzzi VC, Passos NFP, Freitas PD, Pitta F, Carvalho CRF, Furlanetto KC

International perspectives on outcome measurement in pulmonary rehabilitation of people with COPD: A qualitative study

Souto-Miranda S, Vaes AW, Gloeckl R, Grongstad A, Spruit MA, Marques A