Publications by authors named "Frank L J Visseren"

100Publications

Applicability of Blood Pressure-Lowering Drug Trials to Real-World Patients With Cardiovascular Disease.

Hypertension 2021 Feb 21;77(2):357-366. Epub 2020 Dec 21.

From the Department of Vascular Medicine (N.E.B., W.S., F.L.J.V., J.W.), University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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February 2021

Plasma Trough Concentrations of Antihypertensive Drugs for the Assessment of Treatment Adherence: A Meta-Analysis.

Hypertension 2021 Jan 30;77(1):85-93. Epub 2020 Nov 30.

From the Department of Vascular Medicine (E.H.G., M.E.A.M.v.K., F.L.J.V., W.S.), University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, the Netherlands.

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January 2021

Cardiovascular risk prediction tools made relevant for GPs and patients.

Heart 2020 Oct 19. Epub 2020 Oct 19.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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October 2020

The relation between VLDL-cholesterol and risk of cardiovascular events in patients with manifest cardiovascular disease.

Int J Cardiol 2021 Jan 15;322:251-257. Epub 2020 Aug 15.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Association of Factor V Leiden With Subsequent Atherothrombotic Events: A GENIUS-CHD Study of Individual Participant Data.

Circulation 2020 Aug 13;142(6):546-555. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Institute of Cardiovascular Science and UCL BHF Research Accelerator, Faculty of Population Health Science, University College London, United Kingdom (A.F.S., L.J.H., K.D., J.D., A.D.H., F.W.A., R.S.P.).

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August 2020

Carotid Intima-Media Thickness Progression as Surrogate Marker for Cardiovascular Risk: Meta-Analysis of 119 Clinical Trials Involving 100 667 Patients.

Circulation 2020 Aug 17;142(7):621-642. Epub 2020 Jun 17.

Department of Neurology, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (K.R., X.L., M. Sitzer., M.W.L.).

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August 2020

Development of a clinical decision tool to reduce diagnostic testing for primary aldosteronism in patients with difficult-to-control hypertension.

BMC Endocr Disord 2020 Apr 29;20(1):56. Epub 2020 Apr 29.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, 85500, 3508 GA, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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April 2020

Would treatment decisions about secondary prevention of CVD based on estimated lifetime benefit rather than 10-year risk reduction be cost-effective?

Diagn Progn Res 2020 16;4. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

1Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85500, 3508 Utrecht, GA The Netherlands.

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April 2020

Normal-range thyroid-stimulating hormone levels and cardiovascular events and mortality in type 2 diabetes.

Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2019 Nov 16;157:107880. Epub 2019 Oct 16.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, P.O. Box 85500, 3508 GA Utrecht, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

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November 2019

The effect of computerized decision support systems on cardiovascular risk factors: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2019 06 10;19(1):108. Epub 2019 Jun 10.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, University of Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584, CX, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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June 2019

Individual Treatment Effect Estimation of 2 Doses of Dabigatran on Stroke and Major Bleeding in Atrial Fibrillation.

Circulation 2019 06 3;139(25):2846-2856. Epub 2019 May 3.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands (M.C.S.-S., J.v.d.L., J.A.N.D., F.L.J.V.).

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June 2019

Association of Chromosome 9p21 With Subsequent Coronary Heart Disease Events.

Authors:
Riyaz S Patel Amand F Schmidt Vinicius Tragante Raymond O McCubrey Michael V Holmes Laurence J Howe Kenan Direk Axel Åkerblom Karin Leander Salim S Virani Karol A Kaminski Jochen D Muehlschlegel Marie-Pierre Dubé Hooman Allayee Peter Almgren Maris Alver Ekaterina V Baranova Hassan Behlouli Bram Boeckx Peter S Braund Lutz P Breitling Graciela Delgado Nubia E Duarte Line Dufresne Niclas Eriksson Luisa Foco Crystel M Gijsberts Yan Gong Jaana Hartiala Mahyar Heydarpour Jaroslav A Hubacek Marcus Kleber Daniel Kofink Pekka Kuukasjärvi Vei-Vei Lee Andreas Leiherer Petra A Lenzini Daniel Levin Leo-Pekka Lyytikäinen Nicola Martinelli Ute Mons Christopher P Nelson Kjell Nikus Anna P Pilbrow Rafal Ploski Yan V Sun Michael W T Tanck W H Wilson Tang Stella Trompet Sander W van der Laan Jessica van Setten Ragnar O Vilmundarson Chiara Viviani Anselmi Efthymia Vlachopoulou Eric Boerwinkle Carlo Briguori John F Carlquist Kathryn F Carruthers Gavino Casu John Deanfield Panos Deloukas Frank Dudbridge Natalie Fitzpatrick Bruna Gigante Stefan James Marja-Liisa Lokki Paulo A Lotufo Nicola Marziliano Ify R Mordi Joseph B Muhlestein Chris Newton Cheh Jan Pitha Christoph H Saely Ayman Samman-Tahhan Pratik B Sandesara Andrej Teren Adam Timmis Frans Van de Werf Els Wauters Arthur A M Wilde Ian Ford David J Stott Ale Algra Maria G Andreassi Diego Ardissino Benoit J Arsenault Christie M Ballantyne Thomas O Bergmeijer Connie R Bezzina Simon C Body Peter Bogaty Gert J de Borst Hermann Brenner Ralph Burkhardt Clara Carpeggiani Gianluigi Condorelli Rhonda M Cooper-DeHoff Sharon Cresci Ulf de Faire Robert N Doughty Heinz Drexel James C Engert Keith A A Fox Domenico Girelli Emil Hagström Stanley L Hazen Claes Held Harry Hemingway Imo E Hoefer G Kees Hovingh Julie A Johnson Pim A de Jong J Wouter Jukema Marcin P Kaczor Mika Kähönen Jiri Kettner Marek Kiliszek Olaf H Klungel Bo Lagerqvist Diether Lambrechts Jari O Laurikka Terho Lehtimäki Daniel Lindholm Bakhtawar K Mahmoodi Anke H Maitland-van der Zee Ruth McPherson Olle Melander Andres Metspalu Witold Pepinski Oliviero Olivieri Grzegorz Opolski Colin N Palmer Gerard Pasterkamp Carl J Pepine Alexandre C Pereira Louise Pilote Arshed A Quyyumi A Mark Richards Marek Sanak Markus Scholz Agneta Siegbahn Juha Sinisalo J Gustav Smith John A Spertus Alexandre F R Stewart Wojciech Szczeklik Anna Szpakowicz Jurriën M Ten Berg George Thanassoulis Joachim Thiery Yolanda van der Graaf Frank L J Visseren Johannes Waltenberger Pim Van der Harst Jean-Claude Tardif Naveed Sattar Chim C Lang Guillaume Pare James M Brophy Jeffrey L Anderson Winfried März Lars Wallentin Vicky A Cameron Benjamin D Horne Nilesh J Samani Aroon D Hingorani Folkert W Asselbergs

Circ Genom Precis Med 2019 04 21;12(4):e002471. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Institute of Cardiovascular Science, Faculty of Population Health Science (R.S.P., A.F.S., L.J.H., K.D., J.D., A.D.H., F.W.A.).

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April 2019

Subsequent Event Risk in Individuals With Established Coronary Heart Disease.

Authors:
Riyaz S Patel Vinicius Tragante Amand F Schmidt Raymond O McCubrey Michael V Holmes Laurence J Howe Kenan Direk Axel Åkerblom Karin Leander Salim S Virani Karol A Kaminski Jochen D Muehlschlegel Hooman Allayee Peter Almgren Maris Alver Ekaterina V Baranova Hassan Behloui Bram Boeckx Peter S Braund Lutz P Breitling Graciela Delgado Nubia E Duarte Marie-Pierre Dubé Line Dufresne Niclas Eriksson Luisa Foco Markus Scholz Crystel M Gijsberts Charlotte Glinge Yan Gong Jaana Hartiala Mahyar Heydarpour Jaroslav A Hubacek Marcus Kleber Daniel Kofink Salma Kotti Pekka Kuukasjärvi Vei-Vei Lee Andreas Leiherer Petra A Lenzini Daniel Levin Leo-Pekka Lyytikäinen Nicola Martinelli Ute Mons Christopher P Nelson Kjell Nikus Anna P Pilbrow Rafal Ploski Yan V Sun Michael W T Tanck W H Wilson Tang Stella Trompet Sander W van der Laan Jessica Van Setten Ragnar O Vilmundarson Chiara Viviani Anselmi Efthymia Vlachopoulou Lawien Al Ali Eric Boerwinkle Carlo Briguori John F Carlquist Kathryn F Carruthers Gavino Casu John Deanfield Panos Deloukas Frank Dudbridge Thomas Engstrøm Natalie Fitzpatrick Kim Fox Bruna Gigante Stefan James Marja-Liisa Lokki Paulo A Lotufo Nicola Marziliano Ify R Mordi Joseph B Muhlestein Christopher Newton-Cheh Jan Pitha Christoph H Saely Ayman Samman-Tahhan Pratik B Sandesara Andrej Teren Adam Timmis Frans Van de Werf Els Wauters Arthur A M Wilde Ian Ford David J Stott Ale Algra Maria G Andreassi Diego Ardissino Benoit J Arsenault Christie M Ballantyne Thomas O Bergmeijer Connie R Bezzina Simon C Body Eric H Boersma Peter Bogaty Michiel L Bots Hermann Brenner Jasper J Brugts Ralph Burkhardt Clara Carpeggiani Gianluigi Condorelli Rhonda M Cooper-DeHoff Sharon Cresci Nicolas Danchin Ulf de Faire Robert N Doughty Heinz Drexel James C Engert Keith A A Fox Domenico Girelli Diederick E Grobbee Emil Hagström Stanley L Hazen Claes Held Harry Hemingway Imo E Hoefer G Kees Hovingh Reza Jabbari Julie A Johnson J Wouter Jukema Marcin P Kaczor Mika Kähönen Jiri Kettner Marek Kiliszek Olaf H Klungel Bo Lagerqvist Diether Lambrechts Jari O Laurikka Terho Lehtimäki Daniel Lindholm B K Mahmoodi Anke H Maitland-van der Zee Ruth McPherson Olle Melander Andres Metspalu Anna Niemcunowicz-Janica Oliviero Olivieri Grzegorz Opolski Colin N Palmer Gerard Pasterkamp Carl J Pepine Alexandre C Pereira Louise Pilote Arshed A Quyyumi A Mark Richards Marek Sanak Agneta Siegbahn Tabassome Simon Juha Sinisalo J Gustav Smith John A Spertus Steen Stender Alexandre F R Stewart Wojciech Szczeklik Anna Szpakowicz Jean-Claude Tardif Jurriën M Ten Berg Jacob Tfelt-Hansen George Thanassoulis Joachim Thiery Christian Torp-Pedersen Yolanda van der Graaf Frank L J Visseren Johannes Waltenberger Peter E Weeke Pim Van der Harst Chim C Lang Naveed Sattar Vicky A Cameron Jeffrey L Anderson James M Brophy Guillaume Pare Benjamin D Horne Winfried März Lars Wallentin Nilesh J Samani Aroon D Hingorani Folkert W Asselbergs

Circ Genom Precis Med 2019 04 21;12(4):e002470. Epub 2019 Mar 21.

Institute of Health Informatics (N.F., A. Timmis, H.H., F.W.A.), Faculty of Population Health Science, University College London, United Kingdom.

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April 2019

The prediction of therapy-benefit for individual cardiovascular disease prevention: rationale, implications, and implementation.

Curr Opin Lipidol 2018 12;29(6):436-444

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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December 2018

The prevalence of pseudoxanthoma elasticum: Revised estimations based on genotyping in a high vascular risk cohort.

Eur J Med Genet 2019 Feb 22;62(2):90-92. Epub 2018 May 22.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, the Netherlands. Electronic address:

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February 2019

Predicting the Effect of Fenofibrate on Cardiovascular Risk for Individual Patients With Type 2 Diabetes.

Diabetes Care 2018 06 22;41(6):1244-1250. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

National Health and Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Centre, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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June 2018

Arterial stiffening and thickening in patients with pseudoxanthoma elasticum.

Atherosclerosis 2018 03 9;270:160-165. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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March 2018

Random measurement error: Why worry? An example of cardiovascular risk factors.

PLoS One 2018 9;13(2):e0192298. Epub 2018 Feb 9.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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April 2018

Cost-effectiveness of PCSK9 inhibition in addition to standard lipid-lowering therapy in patients at high risk for vascular disease.

Int J Cardiol 2018 02;253:148-154

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Identifying treatment response to antihypertensives in patients with obesity-related hypertension.

Clin Hypertens 2017 24;23:20. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, P.O. Box 85500, 3584 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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October 2017

Pioglitazone and the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. A meta-analysis of randomized-controlled trials.

Cardiovasc Diabetol 2017 10 16;16(1):134. Epub 2017 Oct 16.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, PO Box 85500, 3508, Utrecht, GA, The Netherlands.

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October 2017

Incidence of cardiovascular events and vascular interventions in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Int J Cardiol 2017 Dec 23;248:301-307. Epub 2017 Jul 23.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Trends in comorbidity in patients hospitalised for cardiovascular disease.

Int J Cardiol 2017 Dec 10;248:382-388. Epub 2017 Jul 10.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands; Dutch Heart Foundation, The Hague, The Netherlands.

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December 2017

Risk Factors for Recurrent Cardiovascular Events Before Age 65 Years or Within 2.5 Years of a Recent First Cardiovascular Event.

Am J Cardiol 2017 Jul 27;120(2):167-173. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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July 2017

Autosomal dominant familial dysbetalipoproteinemia: A pathophysiological framework and practical approach to diagnosis and therapy.

J Clin Lipidol 2017 Jan - Feb;11(1):12-23.e1. Epub 2016 Oct 13.

Department of Chemical Pathology, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty, Cape Town, South Africa. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Safety of Temporary Discontinuation of Antihypertensive Medication in Patients With Difficult-to-Control Hypertension.

Hypertension 2017 05 3;69(5):927-932. Epub 2017 Apr 3.

From the Department of Cardiology (M.M.A.B., P.A.D., M.V.), Department of Vascular Medicine (N.G.C.v.d.S., F.L.J.V., W.S.), Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care (M.L.B.), Department of Nephrology and Hypertension (N.G.C.v.d.S., P.J.B.), University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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May 2017

Response by Kaasenbrood et al to Letter Regarding Article, "Distribution of Estimated 10-Year Risk of Recurrent Vascular Events and Residual Risk in a Secondary Prevention Population".

Circulation 2017 03;135(13):e820-e821

From Department of Vascular Medicine (L.K., F.L.J.V.), Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care (Y.v.d.G.), University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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March 2017

Inclisiran in Patients at High Cardiovascular Risk with Elevated LDL Cholesterol.

N Engl J Med 2017 04 17;376(15):1430-1440. Epub 2017 Mar 17.

From the Imperial Centre for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, Imperial College London, London (K.K.R.), and Knowle House Surgery, Plymouth (T.H.) - both in the United Kingdom; the Department of Cardiology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin Institute of Health and German Center for Cardiovascular Research, Berlin (U.L.), and University Heart Center Hamburg, Department of General and Interventional Cardiology, Hamburg (M.K.) - all in Germany; the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto (L.A.L.); the Medicines Company, Parsippany, NJ (D.K., P.W.); Institut de Recherches Cliniques de Montréal, University of Montreal, Montreal (R.D.); the Department of Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology, VieCuri Medical Center for Northern Limburg, Venlo (R.P.T.T.), University Medical Center, Utrecht (F.L.J.V.), and the Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center-University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam (J.J.P.K.) - all in the Netherlands; the Metabolic and Atherosclerosis Research Center, Medpace, Cincinnati (T.T.); and the Department of Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (R.S.W.).

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April 2017

Cerebral disease in a nationwide Dutch pseudoxanthoma elasticum cohort with a systematic review of the literature.

J Neurol Sci 2017 Feb 28;373:167-172. Epub 2016 Dec 28.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Relation between brown adipose tissue and measures of obesity and metabolic dysfunction in patients with cardiovascular disease.

J Magn Reson Imaging 2017 08 27;46(2):497-504. Epub 2017 Jan 27.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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August 2017

Familial dysbetalipoproteinemia: an underdiagnosed lipid disorder.

Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 2017 Apr;24(2):133-139

aVascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands bDivision of Chemical Pathology, University of Cape Town Health Science Faculty and National Health Laboratory Service, Cape Town, South Africa.

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April 2017

Effect modification in the association between glycated haemoglobin and cardiovascular disease and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Diabetes Obes Metab 2017 03 28;19(3):320-328. Epub 2016 Dec 28.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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March 2017

Distribution of Estimated 10-Year Risk of Recurrent Vascular Events and Residual Risk in a Secondary Prevention Population.

Circulation 2016 Nov 28;134(19):1419-1429. Epub 2016 Sep 28.

From Department of Vascular Medicine (L.K., J.W., F.L.J.V.), Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care (Y.v.d.G.), Department of Cardiology (M.J.M.C.), Department of Neurology (L.J.K.), and Department of Vascular Surgery (G.J.d.B.), University Medical Centre Utrecht, the Netherlands; Departments of Cardiology (S.M.B., R.J.G.P.) and Vascular Medicine (J.J.P.K.), Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; School of Public Health, Imperial College London, United Kingdom (K.K.R.); Department of Neurology and Stroke Center, Bichat University Hospital, Paris, France (P.A.); and SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York, NY (J.C.L.).

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November 2016

Tendon xanthomas: Not always familial hypercholesterolemia.

J Clin Lipidol 2016 Sep-Oct;10(5):1262-5. Epub 2016 May 14.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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October 2017

Bisphosphonates for cardiovascular risk reduction: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Atherosclerosis 2016 09 24;252:106-115. Epub 2016 Jun 24.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Abdominal fat and blood pressure in healthy young children.

J Hypertens 2016 09;34(9):1796-803

aJulius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care bDepartment of Vascular Medicine cDepartment of Paediatric Pulmonology, Wilhelmina Children's Hospital, University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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September 2016

HDL Cholesterol as a Residual Risk Factor for Vascular Events and All-Cause Mortality in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes.

Diabetes Care 2016 Aug 23;39(8):1424-30. Epub 2016 May 23.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands

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August 2016

Development and Validation of a Model to Predict Absolute Vascular Risk Reduction by Moderate-Intensity Statin Therapy in Individual Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Anglo Scandinavian Cardiac Outcomes Trial, Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial, and Collaborative Atorvastatin Diabetes Study.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2016 05 11;9(3):213-21. Epub 2016 May 11.

From the Department of Vascular Medicine (L.K., F.L.J.V.) and Julius Centre for Health Sciences and Primary Care (Y.v.d.G.), University Medical Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands; ICCH, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom (N.R.P., P.S.S.); Biomedical Research Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom (H.M.C., S.J.L.); Department of Cardiology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (S.M.B.); and University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston (S.L.P., B.R.D.).

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May 2016

How to translate clinical trial results into gain in healthy life expectancy for individual patients.

BMJ 2016 Mar 30;352:i1548. Epub 2016 Mar 30.

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; Centre for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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March 2016

The relation between apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype and peripheral artery disease in patients at high risk for cardiovascular disease.

Atherosclerosis 2016 Mar 11;246:187-92. Epub 2016 Jan 11.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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March 2016

[Time in good health--the holy grail of medicine].

Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2015 ;159:A9784

UMC Utrecht, afd. Vasculaire Geneeskunde, Utrecht.

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October 2016

Relation Between Circulating Inflammatory Chemokines and Vascular Characteristics in Healthy, Young Children.

J Am Heart Assoc 2015 Dec 16;4(12). Epub 2015 Dec 16.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands (C.M.U., M.L.B., G.W.D.).

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December 2015

Hypertensive Target Organ Damage and Longitudinal Changes in Brain Structure and Function: The Second Manifestations of Arterial Disease-Magnetic Resonance Study.

Hypertension 2015 Dec 26;66(6):1152-8. Epub 2015 Oct 26.

From the Department of Radiology (P.H.v.d.V., W.P.T.M.M.), Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care (P.H.v.d.V., M.I.G., Y.v.d.G.), Department of Vascular Medicine (F.L.J.V.), and Department of Cardiology (H.M.N.), University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands; and Department of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands (M.M.).

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December 2015

Association between CETP gene polymorphism, insulin resistance and risk of diabetes mellitus in patients with vascular disease.

Atherosclerosis 2015 Oct 13;242(2):605-10. Epub 2015 Aug 13.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands. Electronic address:

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October 2015

The relation between body iron stores and adipose tissue function in patients with manifest vascular disease.

Eur J Clin Invest 2015 Oct 24;45(10):1127. Epub 2015 Aug 24.

Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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October 2015

[Familial hypercholesterolemia: why screening, counselling and treatment should be integrated].

Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2015 ;159:A8875

*Namens de Nationale Werkgroep Familiaire Hypercholesterolemie, waarvan de leden aan het eind van dit artikel staan vermeld.

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October 2015

Physical Activity and Vascular Events and Mortality in Patients with Vascular Disease.

Med Sci Sports Exerc 2015 Nov;47(11):2359-65

1Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS; 2Department of Neurology, Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS; 3Department of Neurology, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS; and 4Department of Vascular Medicine, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, THE NETHERLANDS.

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November 2015

Presence of albuminuria predicts left ventricular mass in patients with chronic systemic arterial hypertension.

Eur J Clin Invest 2015 Jun 4;45(6):550-6. Epub 2015 May 4.

Department of Nephrology and Hypertension, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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June 2015