• 2022
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    • Jin, S., Reesink, K. D., Kroon, A. A., de Galan, B., van der Kallen, C. J. H., Wesselius, A., Schalkwijk, C. G., Stehouwer, C. D. A., & van Greevenbroek, M. M. J. (2022). Complement factors D and C3 cross-sectionally associate with arterial stiffness, but not independently of metabolic risk factors: The Maastricht Study. Journal of Hypertension, 40(11), 2161-2170. https://doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000003237
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    • de Lepper, A. G. W., Buck, C. M. A., van 't Veer, M., Huberts, W., van de Vosse, F. N., & Dekker, L. R. C. (2022). From evidence-based medicine to digital twin technology for predicting ventricular tachycardia in ischaemic cardiomyopathy. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, 19(194), [20220317]. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2022.0317
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    • Linz, B., Hertel, J. N., Jespersen, T., & Linz, D. (2022). Mechanisms and therapeutic opportunities in atrial fibrillation in relationship to alcohol use and abuse. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 38(9), 1352-1363. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2022.04.009
    • Mehra, R., Chung, M. K., Olshansky, B., Dobrev, D., Jackson, C. L., Kundel, V., Linz, D., Redeker, N. S., Redline, S., Sanders, P., Somers, V. K., Amer Heart Association Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, & Stroke Council (2022). Sleep-Disordered Breathing and Cardiac Arrhythmias in Adults: Mechanistic Insights and Clinical Implications: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Circulation, 146(9), E119-E136. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000001082
    • Heines, S. J. H., van Bussel, B. C. T., Jong, M. J. A., Bennis, F. C., van Gassel, R. J. J., Groven, R. V. M., Heijnen, N. F. L., Hermans, B. J. M., Hounjet, R., van Koll, J., Mulder, M. M. G., van de Poll, M. C. G., van Rosmalen, F., Segers, R., Steyns, S., Strauch, U., Tas, J., van der Horst, I. C. C., van Kuijk, S. M. J., & Bergmans, D. C. J. J. (2022). Pulmonary pathophysiology development of COVID-19 assessed by serial Electrical Impedance Tomography in the MaastrICCht cohort. Scientific Reports, 12(1), [14517]. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-18843-z
    • Meier, S., & Heijman, J. (2022). Commentary: EP-PINNs: Cardiac electrophysiology characterisation using physics-informed neural networks. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine, 9, [1003652]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2022.1003652
    • Gawałko, M., Agbaedeng, T. A., Saljic, A., Müller, D. N., Wilck, N., Schnabel, R., Penders, J., Rienstra, M., van Gelder, I., Jespersen, T., Schotten, U., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Kalman, J. M., Sanders, P., Nattel, S., Dobrev, D., & Linz, D. (2022). Gut microbiota, dysbiosis and atrial fibrillation. Arrhythmogenic mechanisms and potential clinical implications. Cardiovascular Research, 118(11), 2415-2427. https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvab292
    • Odening, K. E., van der Linde, H. J., Ackerman, M. J., Volders, P. G. A., & Ter Bekke, R. M. A. (2022). Electromechanical reciprocity and arrhythmogenesis in long-QT syndrome and beyond. European Heart Journal, 43(32), 3018-3028. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehac135
    • Verheul, L. M., Groeneveld, S. A., Kirkels, F. P., Volders, P. G. A., Teske, A. J., Cramer, M. J., Guglielmo, M., & Hassink, R. J. (2022). State-of-the-Art Multimodality Imaging in Sudden Cardiac Arrest with Focus on Idiopathic Ventricular Fibrillation: A Review. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 11(16), [4680]. https://doi.org/10.3390/jcm11164680
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    • Spronck, B., Ramachandra, A. B., Moriyama, L., Toczek, J., Han, J. A., Sadeghi, M. M., & Humphrey, J. D. (2022). Deletion of matrix metalloproteinase-12 compromises mechanical homeostasis and leads to an aged aortic phenotype in young mice. Journal of Biomechanics, 141, [111179]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2022.111179
    • Baumert, M., Cowie, M. R., Redline, S., Mehra, R., Arzt, M., Pépin, J-L., & Linz, D. (2022). Sleep characterization with smart wearable devices: A call for standardization and consensus recommendations. Sleep (Online), [zsac183]. https://doi.org/10.1093/sleep/zsac183
    • van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Schretlen, S., Dohmen, W., Knackstedt, C., Beckers-Wesche, F., Debie, L., Brunner-La Rocca, H-P., & Vernooy, K. (2022). Better outcome at lower costs after implementing a CRT-care pathway: comprehensive evaluation of real-world data. Esc heart failure, 9(4), 2518-2527. https://doi.org/10.1002/ehf2.13958
    • Vijayaraman, P., Herweg, B., Verma, A., Sharma, P. S., Batul, S. A., Ponnusamy, S. S., Schaller, R. D., Cano, O., Molina-Lerma, M., Curila, K., Huybrechts, W., Wilson, D. R., Rademakers, L. M., Sreekumar, P., Upadhyay, G., Vernooy, K., Subzposh, F. A., Huang, W., Jastrzebski, M., & Ellenbogen, K. A. (2022). Rescue Left Bundle Branch Area Pacing in Coronary Venous Lead Failure or Non-response to Biventricular Pacing: Results From International LBBAP Collaborative Study Group. Heart Rhythm, 19(8), 1272-1280. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2022.04.024
    • Verzaal, N. J., van Deursen, C. J. M., Pezzuto, S., Wecke, L., van Everdingen, W. M., Vernooy, K., Delhaas, T., Auricchio, A., & Prinzen, F. W. (2022). Synchronization of repolarization after cardiac resynchronization therapy: A combined clinical and modeling study. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 33(8), 1837-1846. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.15581
    • Janssen, E. B. N. J., Hooijschuur, M. C. E., Lopes van Balen, V. A., Morina-Shijaku, E., Spaan, J. J., Mulder, E. G., Hoeks, A. P., Reesink, K. D., van Kuijk, S. M. J., Van't Hof, A., van Bussel, B. C. T., Spaanderman, M. E. A., & Ghossein-Doha, C. (2022). No accelerated arterial aging in relatively young women after preeclampsia as compared to normotensive pregnancy. Frontiers in cardiovascular medicine, 9, [911603]. https://doi.org/10.3389/fcvm.2022.911603
    • Goette, A., Borof, K., Breithardt, G., Camm, A. J., Crijns, H. J. G. M., Kuck, K-H., Wegscheider, K., Kirchhof, P., & EAST-AFNET 4 Investigators (2022). Presenting Pattern of Atrial Fibrillation and Outcomes of Early Rhythm Control Therapy. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 80(4), 283-295. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacc.2022.04.058
    • Spoormans, E. M., Lemkes, J. S., Janssens, G. N., Soultana, O., van der Hoeven, N. W., Jewbali, L. S. D., Dubois, E. A., Meuwissen, M., Rijpstra, T. A., Bosker, H. A., Blans, M. J., Bleeker, G. B., Baak, R., Vlachojannis, G. J., Eikemans, B. J. W., van der Harst, P., van der Horst, I. C. C., Voskuil, M., van der Heijden, J. J., ... van Royen, N. (2022). Ischaemic electrocardiogram patterns and its association with survival in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients without ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a COACT trials' post-hoc subgroup analysis. European Heart Journal: Acute Cardiovascular Care, 11(7), 535-543. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjacc/zuac060
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    • Henkens, M. T. H. M., Martinez, H. L., Weerts, J., Sammani, A., Raafs, A. G., Verdonschot, J. A. J., van de Leur, R. R., Sikking, M. A., Stroeks, S., van Empel, V. P. M., Brunner-La Rocca, H. P., van Stipdonk, A. M. W., Farmakis, D., Hazebroek, M. R., Vernooy, K., Bayes-de-Luna, A., Asselbergs, F. W., Bayes-Genis, A., & Heymans, S. R. B. (2022). Interatrial Block Predicts Life-Threatening Arrhythmias in Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Journal of the American Heart Association, 11(14), [e025473]. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.121.025473
    • Maesen, B., Verheule, S., Zeemering, S., La Meir, M., Nijs, J., Lumeij, S., Lau, D. H., Granier, M., Crijns, H. J., Maessen, J. G., Dhein, S., & Schotten, U. (2022). Endomysial fibrosis, rather than overall connective tissue content, is the main determinant of conduction disturbances in human atrial fibrillation. EP Europace, 24(6), 1015-1024. https://doi.org/10.1093/europace/euac026
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