J K de Vries Bouwstra


Affiliation: Leiden University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands


  1. Meijer F, Kies P, Jongbloed M, van Wijngaarden S, Swenne C, Man S, et al. ECG derived ventricular gradient exceeds echocardiography in the early detection of pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma patients. Int J Cardiol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Serial measurements indicate that the VG-RVPO can be used as a follow-up instrument and outperforms TTE to detect early changes in right ventricular pressure over time. ..
  2. Liem S, Meessen J, Wolterbeek R, Ajmone Marsan N, Ninaber M, Vliet Vlieland T, et al. Physical activity in patients with systemic sclerosis. Rheumatol Int. 2018;38:443-453 pubmed publisher
    ..The male gender, functional ability as reflected by SHAQ and lack of energy seem to interfere with PA. These results might guide health professionals in providing their patients with appropriate information on PA. ..
  3. Markusse I, de Vries Bouwstra J, Han K, van der Lubbe P, Schouffoer A, Kerstens P, et al. Feasibility of tailored treatment based on risk stratification in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis Res Ther. 2014;16:430 pubmed publisher
    ..The choice of treatment strategy should depend more on rapid relief of symptoms than on prognostic factors. Netherlands Trial Register NTR262 (registered 7 September 2005) and NTR265 (8 September 2005). ..