• Principal Investigator
  • Male

Prof. dr. L.W.E. van Heurn

Position: Professor
Main activities: Patient care, Research
Specialisation: Paediatric surgery
foto L.W.E. van Heurn is one of the AMC Principal Investigators
Focus of research:

1) Paediatric surgery in particular compromised gut andmorbid  obesity in adolescents

2) Kidney transplantation and preservation of ischaemically damaged kidneys 

AMC themes: Metabolic disorders and gastrointestinal diseases, Reproduction and development
Departments: Paediatric Surgery
Bollen J, de Jongh W, Hagenaars H, van Dijk G, ten Hoopen R, Ysebaert D, IJzermans J, van Heurn E, van Mook W, Organ Donation After Euthanasia: A Pure Act of Altruism Fulfilling the Patient's Last Wish. AM J TRANSPLANT 2017;17 (3):843-844 [PubMed]
Bollen J, van Heurn E, van Mook W, Organ Donation After Euthanasia-Reply. JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC 2017;318 (6):576-577 [PubMed]
Bollen J, van Smaalen T, ten Hoopen R, van Heurn E, Ysebaert D, van Mook W, Potential Number of Organ Donors After Euthanasia in Belgium. JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC 2017;317 (14):1476-1477 [PubMed]
Busweiler LAD, Wijnen MHWA, Wilde JCH, Sieders E, Terwisscha van Scheltinga SEJ, van Heurn LWE, Ziros J, Bakx R, Heij HA, Surgical treatment of childhood hepatoblastoma in the Netherlands (1990-2013). PEDIATR SURG INT 2017;33 (1):23-31 [PubMed]
de Beer SA, Gritter M, de Jong JR, van Heurn ELW, The Dynamic Compression Brace for Pectus Carinatum: Intermediate Results in 286 Patients. ANN THORAC SURG 2017;103 (6):1742-1749 [PubMed]
de Boer JD, Kopp WH, Ooms K, Haase-Kromwijk BJ, Krikke C, de Jonge J, van Heurn LWE, Baranski AG, van der Vliet JA, Braat AE, Abdominal organ procurement in the Netherlands - an analysis of quality and clinical impact. TRANSPL INT 2017;30 (3):288-294 [PubMed]
Gorter RR. Appendicitis in children: new insights into an old problem. S.l.: s.n.; 2017. -p. Proefschrift Free University, Amsterdam, Medicine. (Promotor(s): Heij HA, van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): van der Lee JH, Bakx R)
Gorter RR, Wassenaar ECE, de Boer OJ, Bakx R, Roelofs JJTH, Bunders MJ, van Heurn LWE, Heij HA, Composition of the cellular infiltrate in patients with simple and complex appendicitis. J SURG RES 2017;214:190-196 [PubMed]
Königs M, Pouwels PJW, van Heurn LWE, Bakx R, Jeroen Vermeulen R, Carel Goslings J, Poll-The BT, van der Wees M, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, Oosterlaan J, Relevance of neuroimaging for neurocognitive and behavioral outcome after pediatric traumatic brain injury. BRAIN IMAGING BEHAV 2017;-:- [PubMed]
Königs M, van Heurn LWE, Bakx R, Vermeulen RJ, Goslings JC, Poll-The BT, van der Wees M, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, Oosterlaan J, Pouwels PJW, The Structural Connectome of Children With Traumatic Brain Injury. HUM BRAIN MAPP 2017;38 (7):3603-3614 [PubMed]
Königs M, Weeda WD, van Heurn LWE, Vermeulen RJ, Goslings JC, Luitse JSK, Poll-The BT, Beelen A, van der Wees M, Kemps RJJK, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, Oosterlaan J, Pediatric traumatic brain injury affects multisensory integration. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY 2017;31 (2):137-148 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB. Surgical implications of sacrococcygeal teratoma and its consequences. S.l.: s.n.; 2017. -p. Proefschrift Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences. (Promotor(s): van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): Derikx JPM)
Mauritz FA, Conchillo JM, van Heurn LWE, Siersema PD, Sloots CEJ, Houwen RHJ, van der Zee DC, van Herwaarden-Lindeboom MYA, Effects and efficacy of laparoscopic fundoplication in children with GERD: a prospective, multicenter study. SURG ENDOSC 2017;31 (3):1101-1110 [PubMed]
Mauritz FA, Rinsma NF, van Heurn ELW, Sloots CEJ, Siersema PD, Houwen RHJ, van der Zee DC, Masclee AAM, Conchillo JM, van Herwaarden-Lindeboom MYA, Esophageal mucosal integrity improves after laparoscopic antireflux surgery in children with gastroesophageal reflux disease. SURG ENDOSC 2017;31 (7):2910-2917 [PubMed]
Mauritz FA, Stellato RK, van Heurn LWE, Siersema PD, Sloots CEJ, Houwen RHJ, van der Zee DC, van Herwaarden-Lindeboom MYA, Laparoscopic antireflux surgery increases health-related quality of life in children with GERD. SURG ENDOSC 2017;31 (8):3122-3129 [PubMed]
Peters-Sengers H, Berger SP, Heemskerk MBA, Al Arashi D, Homan van der Heide JJ, Hemke AC, ten Berge IJM, Idu MM, Betjes MGH, van Zuilen AD, Hilbrands LB, de Vries APJ, Nurmohamed AS, Christiaans MH, Ernest van Heurn LW, de Fijter JW, Bemelman FJ, Stretching the Limits of Renal Transplantation in Elderly Recipients of Grafts from Elderly Deceased Donors. J AM SOC NEPHROL 2017;28 (2):621-631 [PubMed]
Siawash M, Maatman R, Tjon A ten W, van Heurn E, Roumen R, Scheltinga M, Anterior neurectomy in children with a recalcitrant anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome is safe and successful. J PEDIATR SURG 2017;52 (3):478-480 [PubMed]
Siawash M, Mol F, Tjon-A-ten W, Perquin C, van Eerten P, van Heurn E, Roumen R, Scheltinga M, Anterior rectus sheath blocks in children with abdominal wall pain due to anterior cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome: a prospective case series of 85 children. PEDIATR ANESTH 2017;27 (5):545-550 [PubMed]
van den Eijnden MHA, de Kleine RH, de Blaauw I, Peeters PMJG, Koot BGP, Oomen MWN, Sloots CEJ, van Gemert WG, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Verkade HJ, Wilde JCH, Hulscher JBF, The timing of surgery of antenatally diagnosed choledochal malformations: A descriptive analysis of a 26-year nationwide cohort. J PEDIATR SURG 2017;52 (7):1156-1160 [PubMed]
van den Eijnden MHA, de Kleine RHJ, de Blaauw I, Peeters PGJM, Koot BPG, Oomen MWN, Sloots CEJ, van Gemert WG, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Verkade HJ, Wilde JCH, Hulscher JBF, Choledochal Malformation in Children: Lessons Learned from a Dutch National Study. WORLD J SURG 2017;ahead of print [PubMed]
van Rijn R, Hoogland PER, Lehner F, van Heurn ELW, Porte RJ, Long-term results after transplantation of pediatric liver grafts from donation after circulatory death donors. PLOS ONE 2017;12 (4):e0175097 [PubMed]
van Smaalen TC, Beurskens DMH, Hoogland ERP, Winkens B, Christiaans MHL, Reutelingsperger CP, van Heurn LWE, Nicolaes GAF, Presence of Cytotoxic Extracellular Histones in Machine Perfusate of Donation After Circulatory Death Kidneys. TRANSPLANTATION 2017;101 (4):e93-e101 [PubMed]
Witvliet MJ, Petersen N, Ekkerman E, Sleeboom C, van Heurn E, van der Steeg AFW, Transitional health care for patients with Hirschsprung disease and anorectal malformations. TECH COLOPROCTOL 2017;21 (7):547-554 [PubMed]
Zani A, Eaton S, Morini F, Puri P, Rintala R, van Heurn E, Lukac M, Bagolan P, Kuebler JF, Friedmacher F, Wijnen R, Tovar JA, Hoellwarth ME, Pierro A, European Paediatric Surgeons' Association Survey on the Management of Hirschsprung Disease. EUR J PEDIATR SURG 2017;27 (1):96-101 [PubMed]
Bollen J, de Jongh W, Hagenaars J, van Dijk G, ten Hoopen R, Ysebaert D, IJzermans J, van Heurn E, van Mook W, Organ Donation After Euthanasia: A Dutch Practical Manual. AM J TRANSPLANT 2016;16 (7):1967-1972 [PubMed]
Bollen J, ten Hoopen R, Ysebaert D, van Mook W, van Heurn E, Legal and ethical aspects of organ donation after euthanasia in Belgium and the Netherlands. J MED ETHICS 2016;42 (8):486-489 [PubMed]
Königs M, van Heurn LWE, Vermeulen RJ, Goslings JC, Luitse JSK, Poll-Thé BT, Beelen A, van der Wees M, Kemps RJJK, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, Luman M, Oosterlaan J, Feedback learning and behavior problems after pediatric traumatic brain injury. PSYCHOL MED 2016;46 (7):1473-1484 [PubMed]
Kortram K, Spoon EQW, Ismail SY, d'Ancona FCH, Christiaans MHL, van Heurn LWE, Hofker HS, Hoksbergen AWJ, Homan van der Heide JJ, Idu MM, Looman CWN, Nurmohamed SA, Ringers J, Toorop RJ, van de Wetering J, Ijzermans JNM, Dor FJMF, Towards a standardised informed consent procedure for live donor nephrectomy: the PRINCE (Process of Informed Consent Evaluation) project-study protocol for a nationwide prospective cohort study. BMJ OPEN 2016;6 (4):e010594 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB, Derikx JPM, Kremer LCM, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Evaluation of chemotherapeutic sequelae and quality of life in survivors of malignant sacrococcygeal teratoma. PEDIATR SURG INT 2016;32 (3):261-268 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB, Derikx JPM, Peeters A, ter Kuile MM, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Sexual function after treatment for sacrococcygeal teratoma during childhood. J PEDIATR SURG 2016;51 (4):534-540 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB, Derikx JPM, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn ELWE, Patient-Reported Defecation and Micturition Problems Among Adults Treated for Sacrococcygeal Teratoma During Childhood--The Need for New Surveillance Strategies. PEDIATR BLOOD CANCER 2016;63 (4):690-694 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB, Wellens LM, Derikx JPM, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Hemorrhage is the most common cause of neonatal mortality in patients with sacrococcygeal teratoma. J PEDIATR SURG 2016;51 (11):1826-1829 [PubMed]
Lap CCMM, Brizot ML, Pistorius LR, Kramer WLM, Teeuwen IB, Eijkemans MJ, Brouwers HAA, Pajkrt E, van Kaam AH, van Scheltema PNA, Eggink AJ, van Heijst AF, Haak MC, van Weissenbruch MM, Sleeboom C, Willekes C, van der Hoeven MA, van Heurn EL, Bilardo CM, Dijk PH, van Baren R, Francisco RPV, Tannuri ACA, Visser GHA, Manten GTR, Outcome of isolated gastroschisis; an international study, systematic review and meta-analysis. EARLY HUM DEV 2016;103:209-218 [PubMed]
Paulus GF, Konings G, Bouvy ND, van Heurn LWE, Greve JW, Long-Term Follow-Up Is Essential to Assess Outcome of Gastric Banding in Morbidly Obese Adolescents: A Retrospective Analysis. OBESITY FACTS 2016;9 (5):344-352 [PubMed]
Rinsma NF, Mauritz FA, van Heurn LWE, Sloots CEJ, Siersema PD, Houwen RHJ, van der Zee DC, Masclee AAM, Conchillo JM, van Herwaarden-Lindeboom MYA, Impact of laparoscopic antireflux surgery on belching in pediatric GERD patients. NEUROGASTROENT MOTIL 2016;28 (10):1525-1532 [PubMed]
van der Steeg HJJ, Botden SMBI, Sloots CEJ, van der Steeg AFW, Broens PMA, van Heurn LWE, Travassos DV, van Rooij IALM, de Blaauw I, Outcome in anorectal malformation type rectovesical fistula: a nationwide cohort study in The Netherlands. J PEDIATR SURG 2016;51 (8):1229-1233 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Talbot D, Nicholson ML, Akhtar MZ, Sanchez-Fructuoso AI, Weekers L, Barrou B, Recommendations for donation after circulatory death kidney transplantation in Europe. TRANSPL INT 2016;29 (7):780-789 [PubMed]
van Rossem CC , Bolmers MDM, Schreinemacher MHF, van Geloven AAW, Bemelman WA [Contributors: van Acker GJD, Akkermans B, Akkersdijk GJM, Algie GD, Allema JH, Andeweg CS, Appeldorn N, van Baal JG, den Bakker CM, Bartels SAL, van den Berg C, Boekestijn B, den Boer FC, Boerma D, van den Boom AL, Boute MC, Bouwense SAW, Bransen J, van Brussel FA, Busch ORC, de Castro SMM, Cense HA, Croese C, van Dalen T, Dawson I, van Dessel E, Dettmers R, Dhar N, Dohmen FYM, van Dongen KW, van Duijvendijk P, Dulfer RR, Dwars BJ, Eerenberg JP, van der Elst M, van den Ende E, Fassaert LMM, Fikkers JT, Foppen JW, Furnee EJB, Garssen FP, Gerhards MF, van Goor H, Gorter RR, de Graaf JS, Graat LJ, Groote J, van der Ham AC, Hamming JF, Hamminga JTH, van der Harst E, Heemskerk J, Heij HA, Heijne A, Heikens JT, Heineman E, Hertogs R, van Heurn E, van den Hil LCL, Hoofwijk AGM, Hulsker CCC, Hunen DRM, Ibelings MS, Klaase JM, Klicks R, Knaapen L, Kortekaas RTJ, Kruyt F, Kwant S, Lases SS, Lettinga T, Loupatty A, Matthijsen RA, Minnee RC, Mirck B, Mitalas L, Moes D, Moorman AM, Nieuwenhuijs VB, Nieuwenhuijzen GAP, Nijk PD, Omloo JMT, Ottenhof AG, Palamba HW, van der Peet DL, Pereboom ITA, Plaisier PW, van der Ploeg APT, Raber MH, Reijnen MMPJ, Rijna H, Rosman C, Roumen RMH, Schmitz RF, Schouten van der Velden AP, Schreurs WH, Sigterman TA, Smeets HJ, Sonneveld DJA, Sosef MN, Spoor SF, Stassen LPS, van Steensel L, Stortelder E, Straatman J, van Susante HJ, Suykerbuyk de Hoog DENM, Terwisscha van Scheltinga C, Toorenvliet BR, Verbeek BM, Verbeek PCM, Verseveld M, Volders JH, Vriens MR, Vriens PWHE, Vrouenraets BC, van de Wall BJM, Wegdam JA, Westerduin E, Wever JJ, Wijffels NAT, Wijnhoven BPL, Winkel TA, van der Zee DC, Zeillemaker AM, Zietse C]] , Prospective nationwide outcome audit of surgery for suspected acute appendicitis. BRIT J SURG 2016;103 (1):144-151 [PubMed]
van Rossem CC, Schreinemacher MHF, van Geloven AAW, Bemelman WA [Contributors: van Acker GJD, Haag D, Akkermans B, Akkersdijk GJM, Algie GD, Allema JH, Andeweg CS, Appeldorn N, van Baal JG, den Bakker CM, Bartels SAL, van den Berg C, Boekestijn B, den Boer FC, Boerma D, van den Boom AL, Boute MC, Bouwense SAW, Bransen J, van Brussel FA, Busch ORC, de Castro SMM, Cense HA, Croese C, van Dalen T, Dawson I, van Dessel E, Dettmers R, Dhar N, Dohmen FYM, van Dongen KW, van Duijvendijk P, Dulfer RR, Dwars BJ, Eerenberg JP, van der Elst M, van den Ende ED, Fassaert LMM, Fikkers JT, Foppen JW, Furnee EJB, Garssen FP, Gerhards MF, van Goor H, Gorter RR, de Graaf JS, Graat LJ, Groote J, van der Ham AC, Hamming JF, Hamminga JTH, van der Harst E, Heemskerk J, Heij HA, Heijne A, Heikens JT, Heineman E, Hertogs R, van Heurn E, van den Hil LCL, Hoofwijk AGM, Hulsker CCC, Hunen DRM, Ibelings MS, Klaase JM, Klicks R, Knaapen L, Kortekaas RTJ, Kruyt F, Kwant S, Lases SS, Lettinga T, Gasthuis J, Loupatty A, Matthijsen RA, Minnee RC, Mirck B, Mitalas L, Moes DE, Moorman AM, Nieuwenhuijs VB, Nieuwenhuijzen GAP, Nijk PD, Omloo JMT, Ottenhof AG, Palamba HW, van der Peet DL, Pereboom ITA, Plaisier PW, van der Ploeg APT, Raber MH, Reijnen MMPJ, Rijna H, Rosman C, Roumen RMH, Schmitz RF, Schouten van der Velden AP, Schreurs WH, Sigterman TA, Smeets HJ, Sonneveld DJA, Sosef MN, Spoor SF, Stassen LPS, van Steensel L, Stortelder E, Straatman J, van Susante HJ, Terwisscha van Scheltinga CEJ, Toorenvliet BR, Verbeek BM, Verbeek PCM, Verseveld M, Volders JH, Vriens MR, Vriens PWHE, Vrouenraets BC, van de Wall BJM, Wegdam JA, Westerduin E, Wever JJ, Wijffels NAT, Wijnhoven BPL, Winkel TA, van der Zee DC, Zeillemaker AM, Zietse C]] , Antibiotic Duration After Laparoscopic Appendectomy for Acute Complicated Appendicitis. JAMA SURG 2016;151 (4):323-329 [PubMed]
van Smaalen TC, Krikke C, Haveman JW, van Heurn LWE, Successful Kidney and Lung Transplantation From a Deceased Donor With Blunt Abdominal Trauma and Intestinal Perforation. TRANSPLANT DIRECT 2016;2 (1):e55 [PubMed]
van Smaalen TC, Mestrom MGAM, Kox JJHFM, Winkens B, van Heurn LWE, Capsulotomy of Ischemically Damaged Donor Kidneys: A Pig Study. EUR SURG RES 2016;57 (1-2):89-99 [PubMed]
Wind J. Critical issues in donation after cardiac death. S.l.: s.n.; 2016. 175p. Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): van Mook WNKA)
Wind J, van Mook WNKA, Dhanani S, van Heurn EWL, Determination of death after circulatory arrest by intensive care physicians A survey of current practice in the Netherlands. J CRIT CARE 2016;31 (1):2-6 [PubMed]
Dirix M, van Becelaere T, Berkenbosch L, van Baren R, Wijnen RM, Wijnen MH, van der Zee DC, Heij HA, Derikx JPM, van Heurn LWE, Malignant transformation in sacrococcygeal teratoma and in presacral teratoma associated with Currarino syndrome: A comparative study. J PEDIATR SURG 2015;50 (3):462-464 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Oort FJ, Aronson DC, van der Steeg AFW, Heij HA, van Heurn E, Madern GC, van der Zee DC, de Blaauw I, van Dijk A, Sprangers MAG, Children With Anorectal Malformations, Hirschsprung Disease, and Their Siblings: Proxy Reports and Self-Reports. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2015;61 (6):630-635 [PubMed]
Hosgood SA, van Heurn E, Nicholson ML, Normothermic machine perfusion of the kidney: better conditioning and repair?. TRANSPL INT 2015;28 (6):657-664 [PubMed]
Königs M, Weeda WD, van Heurn LWE, Vermeulen RJ, Goslings JC, Luitse JSK, Poll-Thé BT, Beelen A, van der Wees M, Kemps RJJK, Catsman-Berrevoets CE, Oosterlaan J, Impaired Visual Integration in Children with Traumatic Brain Injury: An Observational Study. PLOS ONE 2015;10 (12):e0144395 [PubMed]
Kremer MEB, Dirix M, Koeneman MM, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn LWE, Quality of life in adulthood after resection of a sacrococcygeal teratoma in childhood: a Dutch multicentre study. ARCH DIS CHILD-FETAL 2015;100 (3):F229-F232 [PubMed]
Laeven NFA, Derikx JPM, van Hoorn JHL, van Heurn LWE, Temporary gastric banding in a premature infant with esophageal atresia and severe respiratory distress syndrome. PEDIATR SURG INT 2015;31 (4):413-415 [PubMed]
Paulus GF, de Vaan LEG, Verdam FJ, Bouvy ND, Ambergen TAW, van Heurn LWE, Bariatric Surgery in Morbidly Obese Adolescents: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. OBES SURG 2015;25 (5):860-878 [PubMed]
Reisinger KW. Intestinal cell damage, inflammation and wound healing in major gastrointestinal surgery. S.l.: s.n.; 2015. 266p. ISBN 978 94 6159 439 6 Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): von Meyenfeldt MF, van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): Poeze M)
van Heurn E, de Blaauw I, Heij H, Wijnen M, Wijnen R, Hulscher J, van der Zee D, Quality Measurement in Neonatal Surgical Disorders: Development of Clinical Indicators. EUR J PEDIATR SURG 2015;25 (6):526-531 [PubMed]
van Rijn S, Roebroek YGM, Masclee AAM, van Heurn ELWE, Bouvy ND, Structural Endoscopic Techniques to Treat Obesity: A Review. SURG TECHNOL INT 2015;26:84-91 [PubMed]
Han-Geurts IJM, Hendrix VC, de Blaauw I, Wijnen MHWA, van Heurn ELW, Outcome After Anal Intrasphincteric Botox Injection in Children With Surgically Treated Hirschsprung Disease. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2014;59 (5):604-607 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP. Kidney transplantation form donors after cardiac death: ways to improve DCD kidney donation and transplantation. S.l.: s.n.; 2014. 218p. ISBN 978 94 6159 318 4 Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): )
Kremer MEB, Koeneman MM, Derikx JPM, Coumans A, van Baren R, Heij HA, Wijnen MHWA, Wijnen RMH, van der Zee DC, van Heurn ELW, Evaluation of pregnancy and delivery in 13 women who underwent resection of a sacrococcygeal teratoma during early childhood. BMC PREGNANCY CHILDB 2014;14 (1):407 [PubMed]
Reisinger KW, de Vaan L, Kramer BW, Wolfs TGAM, van Heurn LWE, Derikx JPM, Breast-Feeding Improves Gut Maturation Compared With Formula Feeding in Preterm Babies. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2014;59 (6):720-724 [PubMed]
Reisinger KW, Kramer BW, van der Zee DC, Brouwers HAA, Buurman WA, van Heurn E, Derikx JPM, Non-Invasive Serum Amyloid A (SAA) Measurement and Plasma Platelets for Accurate Prediction of Surgical Intervention in Severe Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC). PLOS ONE 2014;9 (3):e90834 [PubMed]
Schellekens J, Vanderlocht J, Groeneweg M, Voorter CE, Wieten L, Gelens MA, van Duijnhoven EM, van Heurn LWE, Christiaans MHL, Tilanus MGJ, The Maastricht Transplant Center: Clinical setting and epitope searches in HLA class II molecules: Does the structural localization of a polymorphic site contribute to its immunogenicity?. TRANSPL IMMUNOL 2014;31 (4):213-218 [PubMed]
Steegh FMEG. The role of early peritubular capillary loss in the development of chronic kidney disease. s.l.: s.n.; 2014. 203p. Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): Daemen MJAP, van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Christiaans MHI)
van Heurn LWE, Pakarinen MP, Wester T, Contemporary management of abdominal surgical emergencies in infants and children. BRIT J SURG 2014;101 (1):E24-E33 [PubMed]
Versteegh HP, Sloots CEJ, de Jong JR, Sleeboom C, Rassouli R, van Heurn LWE, van der Zee DC, Wijnen RMH, de Blaauw I, Early versus late reconstruction of cloacal malformations: the effects on postoperative complications and long-term colorectal outcome. J PEDIATR SURG 2014;49 (4):556-559 [PubMed]
Versteegh HP, Sloots CEJ, Wolffenbuttel KP, de Jong JR, Sleeboom C, Feitz WF, van Heurn LWE, van der Zee DC, Wijnen RMH, de Blaauw I, Urogenital function after cloacal reconstruction, two techniques evaluated. J PEDIATR UROL 2014;10 (6):1160-1164 [PubMed]
de Vries E. Kidney donation after cardiac death : exploring quantity and quality. S.l.: s.n.; 2013. 164p. Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): van Heurn LWE; copromotor(s): )
de Vries EE, Hoogland PER, Wind J, Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn ELW, Transplantation of kidneys from paediatric DCD donors: a comparison with DBD donors. NEPHROL DIAL TRANSPL 2013;28 (1):220-226 [PubMed]
de Vries EE, van Smaalen TC, Boer J, Hoogland ERP, Krivitski NM, Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn LWE, Measurement of Renovascular Circulating Volume During Hypothermic Organ Perfusion. TRANSPLANTATION 2013;95 (9):1100-1104 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, de Vries EE, Christiaans MHL, Winkens B, Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn LWE, The Value of Machine Perfusion Biomarker Concentration in DCD Kidney Transplantations. TRANSPLANTATION 2013;95 (4):603-610 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, Snoeijs MGJ, Habets MAW, Brandsma DS, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Christiaans MHL, van Heurn LWE, Improvements in kidney transplantation from donors after cardiac death. CLIN TRANSPLANT 2013;27 (3):E295-E301 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, van Smaalen TC, Christiaans MHL, van Heurn LWE, Kidneys from uncontrolled donors after cardiac death: which kidneys do worse?. TRANSPL INT 2013;26 (5):477-484 [PubMed]
Reisinger KW, Derikx JPM, Thuijls G, van der Zee DC, Brouwers HAA, van Bijnen AA, Wolfs TGAM, van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA, Kramer BW, Noninvasive measurement of intestinal epithelial damage at time of refeeding can predict clinical outcome after necrotizing enterocolitis. PEDIATR RES 2013;73 (2):209-213 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Pulinx B, van Dieijen-Visser MP, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Wodzig WKWH, Characterization of the perfusate proteome of human donor kidneys. ANN CLIN BIOCHEM 2013;50 (2):140-146 [PubMed]
van Heurn E, Preservation, modulation and selection to maximize the number of donor organs. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2013;18 (2):131-132 [PubMed]
van Smaalen TC, Hoogland ERP, van Heurn LWE, Machine perfusion viability testing. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2013;18 (2):168-173 [PubMed]
Wind J, Faut M, van Smaalen TC, van Heurn ELW, Variability in protocols on donation after circulatory death in Europe. CRIT CARE 2013;17 (5):R217 [PubMed]
Bakia JM, Tordoir JHM, van Heurn LWE, Traumatic dissection and thrombosis of the popliteal artery in a child. J PEDIATR SURG 2012;47 (6):1299-1301 [PubMed]
de Vries W, de Langen ZJ, Groen H, Scheenstra R, Peeters PMJG, Hulscher JBF, Verkade HJ [Contributors: Aronson DC, Escher JH, van Heurn LWE, Houwen RHJ, Hulscher JBF, Heij HA, Kneepkens CMF, de Langen ZJ, Madern G, van den Neucker AM, Peeters PMJG, Damen G, Verkade HJ, de Vries W, van der Zee DC]] , Biliary Atresia in The Netherlands: Outcome of Patients Diagnosed between 1987 and 2008. J PEDIATR-US 2012;160 (4):638-+ [PubMed]
Driessen C, Paulus GF, Robben SG, Tjon A ten WE, van den Neucker A, Verhoeven BH, van Heurn LWE, Splenic size after division of the short gastric vessels in Nissen fundoplication in children. PEDIATR SURG INT 2012;28 (3):235-238 [PubMed]
Gallinat A, Moers C, Treckmann J, Smits JM, Leuvenink HGD, Lefering R, van Heurn E, Kirste GR, Squifflet JP, Rahmel A, Pirenne J, Ploeg RJ, Paul A, Machine perfusion versus cold storage for the preservation of kidneys from donors >= 65 years allocated in the Eurotransplant Senior Programme. NEPHROL DIAL TRANSPL 2012;27 (12):4458-4463 [PubMed]
Gelens MACJ, Steegh FMEG, van Hooff JP, van Suylen RJ, Nieman FHM, van Heurn LWE, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Christiaans MHL, Immunosuppressive Regimen and Interstitial Fibrosis and Tubules Atrophy at 12 Months Postrenal Transplant. CLIN J AM SOC NEPHRO 2012;7 (6):1010-1017 [PubMed]
Hageman D, Kooman JP, Lancé MD, van Heurn LWE, Snoeijs MGJ, Acute nierschade. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2012;156 (50):A5057 [PubMed]
Jochmans I, Moers C, Smits JM, Leuvenik HGD, Treckmann J, Paul A, Rahmel A, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Monbaliu D, Ploeg RJ, Pirenne J, The Prognostic Value of Renal Resistance During Hypothermic Machine Perfusion of Deceased Donor Kidneys (vol 11, pg 2214, 2011). AM J TRANSPLANT 2012;12 (1):267
Lansen-Koch SMP, Govaert B, Oerlemans D, Melenhorst J, Vles H, Cornips E, Weil EHJ, van Heurn E, Baeten CGMI, van Gemert WG, Sacral nerve modulation for defaecation and micturition disorders in patients with spina bifida. COLORECTAL DIS 2012;14 (4):508-514 [PubMed]
Potgieser ARE, de Vries W, Sze YK, Sieders E, Verkade HJ, Porte RJ, Hoekstra-Weebers JEHM, Hulscher JBF, Aronson DC, Damen G, Escher JH, van Heurn LWE, Houwen RHJ, Heij HA, Hulscher JBF, Kneepkens CMF, Koot BG, de Langen ZJ, Madern G, van den Neucker AM, Peeters PMJG, Verkade HJ, de Vries W, van der Zee DC, Course of life into adulthood of patients with biliary atresia: the achievement of developmental milestones in a nationwide cohort. J ADOLESCENT HEALTH 2012;50 (6):641-644 [PubMed]
Reisinger KW, van der Zee DC, Brouwers HAA, Kramer BW, van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA, Derikx JPM, Noninvasive measurement of fecal calprotectin and serum amyloid A combined with intestinal fatty acid-binding protein in necrotizing enterocolitis. J PEDIATR SURG 2012;47 (9):1640-1645 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MG, Wind T, van Heurn E, Protocols for uncontrolled donation after circulatory death. LANCET 2012;380 (9846):974-975 [PubMed]
Wind J, Snoeijs MGJ, Brugman CA, Vervelde J, Zwaveling J, van Mook WN, van Heurn EL, Prediction of time of death after withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment in potential donors after cardiac death. CRIT CARE MED 2012;40 (3):766-769 [PubMed]
Wind J, van Mook WNKA, Willems MEC, van Heurn LWE, Higher organ donation consent rates by relatives of potential uncontrolled donors versus potential controlled donors after death. NEPHROL DIAL TRANSPL 2012;27 (11):4219-4223 [PubMed]
de Vries EE, Hoogland ERP, Winkens B, Snoeijs MG, van Heurn LWE, Renovascular Resistance of Machine-Perfused DCD Kidneys Is Associated with Primary Nonfunction. AM J TRANSPLANT 2011;11 (12):2685-2691 [PubMed]
de Vries W, de Langen ZJ, Aronson DC, Hulscher JBF, Peeters PMJG, Jansen-Kalma P, Verkade HJ [Contributors: Aronson DC, Escher JH, van Heurn LWE, Houwen RHJ, Hulscher JBF, Kindermann A, Kneepkens CMF, de Langen ZJ, Madern G, van den Neucker AM, Peeters PMJG, Rieu PNMA, Tolboom JJM, Verkade HJ, de Vries W, van der Zee DC]] , Mortality of biliary atresia in children not undergoing liver transplantation in the Netherlands. PEDIATR TRANSPLANT 2011;15 (2):176-183 [PubMed]
de Vries W, Homan-van der Veen J, Hulscher JBF, Hoekstra-Weebers JEHM, Houwen RHJ, Verkade HJ [Contributors: Aronson C, Escher JH, van Heurn LWE, Heij HA, Kindermann A, Kneepkens CMF, de Langen ZJ, Madern G, van den Neucke M, Peeters PMJG, Rieu PNMA, Tolboom JJM, van der Zee DC]] , Twenty-year transplant-free survival rate among patients with biliary atresia. CLIN GASTROENTEROL H 2011;9 (12):1086-1091 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, Snoeijs MGJ, Winkens B, Christaans MHL, van Heurn LWE, Kidney Transplantation from Donors after Cardiac Death: Uncontrolled versus Controlled Donation. AM J TRANSPLANT 2011;11 (7):1427-1434 [PubMed]
Hosgood SA, Barlow AD, Yates PJ, Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn ELW, Nicholson ML, A Pilot Study Assessing the Feasibility of a Short Period of Normothermic Preservation in an Experimental Model of Non Heart Beating Donor Kidneys. J SURG RES 2011;171 (1):283-290 [PubMed]
Jochmans I, Moers C, Smits JM, Leuvenink HGD, Treckmann J, Paul A, Rahmel A, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Monbaliu D, Ploeg RJ, Pirenne J, The Prognostic Value of Renal Resistance During Hypothermic Machine Perfusion of Deceased Donor Kidneys. AM J TRANSPLANT 2011;11 (10):2214-2220 [PubMed]
Oostendorp M, de Vries EE, Slenter JMGM, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Snoeijs MG, Post MJ, van Heurn LWE, Backes WH, MRI of renal oxygenation and function after normothermic ischemia-reperfusion injury. NMR BIOMED 2011;24 (2):194-200 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Hoogland PR, Boonen B, Coffman TM, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Thromboxane receptor signalling in renal ischemia reperfusion injury. FREE RADICAL RES 2011;45 (6):699-706 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Vaahtera L, de Vries EE, Schurink GWH, Haenen GRMM, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Parkkinen J, Addition of a Water-Soluble Propofol Formulation to Preservation Solution in Experimental Kidney Transplantation. TRANSPLANTATION 2011;92 (3):296-302 [PubMed]
Steegh FMEG, Gelens MACJ, Nieman FHM, van Hooff JP, Cleutjens JPM, van Suylen RJ, Daemen MJAP, van Heurn ELW, Christiaans MHL, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Early loss of peritubular capillaries after kidney transplantation. J AM SOC NEPHROL 2011;22 (6):1024-1029 [PubMed]
Thuijls G, Derikx JPM, Prakken FJ, Huisman B, van Bijnen Ing AA, van Heurn ELWE, Buurman WA, Heineman E, A pilot study on potential new plasma markers for diagnosis of acute appendicitis. AM J EMERG MED 2011;29 (3):256-260 [PubMed]
Treckmann J, Moers C, Smits JM, Gallinat A, Maathuis MHJ, van Kasterop-Kutz M, Jochmans I, Homan van der Heide JJ, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Kirste GR, Rahmel A, Leuvenink HGD, Pirenne J, Ploeg RJ, Paul A, Machine perfusion versus cold storage for preservation of kidneys from expanded criteria donors after brain death. TRANSPL INT 2011;24 (6):548-554 [PubMed]
van Heurn E, Kidney preservation: from 'do no further harm' to 'opportunity to recover'. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2011;16 (2):149-150 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, TRANSPLANTATION Prolonged agonal time-not a contraindication for transplantation. NAT REV NEPHROL 2011;7 (8):432-433 [PubMed]
Wind J, Hoogland ERP, van Heurn LWE, Preservation techniques for donors after cardiac death kidneys. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2011;16 (2):157-161 [PubMed]
Wind J, Snoeijs MGJ, van der Vliet JA, Winkens B, Christiaans MHL, Hoitsma AJ, van Heurn LWE, Preservation of kidneys from controlled donors after cardiac death. BRIT J SURG 2011;98 (9):1260-1266 [PubMed]
Zachariasse JJM, van Heurn LWE, Dompeling E, Been JV, Images in paediatrics Late-presenting congenital diaphragmatic hernia. ARCH DIS CHILD 2011;96 (7):687 [PubMed]
de Vries EE, Snoeijs MG, van Heurn E, Kidney donation from children after cardiac death. CRIT CARE MED 2010;38 (1):249-253 [PubMed]
Driessen C, Verhoeven BH, ten WETA, van Heurn LWE, Does Laparoscopy Lower the Threshold for the Surgical Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Children?. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2010;51 (5):599-602 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn LWE, DCD kidney transplantation: results and measures to improve outcome. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2010;15 (2):177-182 [PubMed]
Jochmans I, Moers C, Smits JM, Leuvenink HGD, Treckmann J, Paul A, Rahmel A, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Monbaliu D, Ploeg RJ, Pirenne J, Machine Perfusion Versus Cold Storage for the Preservation of Kidneys Donated After Cardiac Death A Multicenter, Randomized, Controlled Trial. ANN SURG 2010;252 (5):756-762 [PubMed]
Moers C, Varnav OC, van Heurn E, Jochmans I, Kirste GR, Rahmel A, Leuvenink HGD, Squifflet JP, Paul A, Pirenne J, van Oeveren W, Rakhorst G, Ploeg RJ, The Value of Machine Perfusion Perfusate Biomarkers for Predicting Kidney Transplant Outcome. TRANSPLANTATION 2010;90 (9):966-973 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ. Kidney transplantation from donors after cardiac death : studies on the pathophysiology and prevention of ischemic acute kidney injury and on the long-term outcome after transplantation. S.l.: s.n.; 2010. 319p. ISBN 978-90-5278-943-9 Proefschrift Universiteit Maastricht, FHML. (Promotor(s): van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA; copromotor(s): )
Snoeijs MGJ, Boonstra LA, Buurman WA, Goldschmeding R, van Suylen RJ, van Heurn LWE, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Histological assessment of pre-transplant kidney biopsies is reproducible and representative. HISTOPATHOLOGY 2010;56 (2):198-202 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA, Biological modulation of renal ischemia-reperfusion injury. CURR OPIN ORGAN TRAN 2010;15 (2):190-199 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Winkens B, Heemskerk MBA, Hoitsma AJ, Christiaans MHL, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Kidney Transplantation From Donors After Cardiac Death: A 25-Year Experience. TRANSPLANTATION 2010;90 (10):1106-1112 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MG, Schaubel DE, Hené R, Hoitsma AJ, Idu MM, Ijzermans JN, Ploeg RJ, Ringers J, Christiaans MH, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Kidneys from donors after cardiac death provide survival benefit. J AM SOC NEPHROL 2010;21 (6):1015-1021 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MG, Vink H, Voesten N, Christiaans MH, Daemen JWH, Peppelenbosch AG, Tordoir JH, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Buurman WA, Schurink GWH, van Heurn LWE, Acute ischemic injury to the renal microvasculature in human kidney transplantation. AM J PHYSIOL-RENAL 2010;299 (5):F1134-F1140 [PubMed]
Thuijls G, Derikx JPM, van Wijck K, Zimmermann LJI, Degraeuwe PL, Mulder TL, van der Zee DC, Brouwers HAA, Verhoeven BH, van Heurn LWE, Kramer BW, Buurman WA, Heineman E, Non-Invasive Markers for Early Diagnosis and Determination of the Severity of Necrotizing Enterocolitis. ANN SURG 2010;251 (6):1174-1180 [PubMed]
van Wijck K, de Jong JR, van Heurn LWE, van der Zee DC, Prolonged antibiotic treatment does not prevent intra-abdominal abscesses in perforated appendicitis. WORLD J SURG 2010;34 (12):3049-3053 [PubMed]
Derikx JPM, Vreugdenhil ACE, van den Neucker AM, Grootjans J, van Bijnen AA, Damoiseaux JGMC, van Heurn LWE, Heineman E, Buurman WA, A Pilot Study on the Noninvasive Evaluation of Intestinal Damage in Celiac Disease Using I-FABP and L-FABP. J CLIN GASTROENTEROL 2009;43 (8):727-733 [PubMed]
Dijkman KP, van Heurn LWE, Leroy PLJM, Vos GD, Vanishing spleen after Nissen fundoplication: a case report. EUR J PEDIATR 2009;168 (3):355-357 [PubMed]
Moers C, Smits JM, Maathuis MHJ, Treckmann J, van Gelder F, Napieralski BP, van Kasterop-Kutz M, Homan van der Heide JJ, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Kirste GR, Rahmel A, Leuvenink HGD, Paul A, Pirenne J, Ploeg RJ, Machine perfusion or cold storage in deceased-donor kidney transplantation. NEW ENGL J MED 2009;360 (1):7-19 [PubMed]
Moers C, Smits JM, Maathuis MH, Treckmann J, van Gelder F, Napieralski BP, van Kasterop-Kutz M, van der Heide JJ, Squifflet JP, van Heurn E, Kirste GR, Rahmel A, Leuvenink HG, Paul A, Pirenne J, Ploeg RJ, Machine Perfusion or Cold Storage in Deceased-Donor Kidney Transplantation : Editorial Comment. J UROLOGY 2009;182 (1):264-265
Vanagt W, de Bièvre MA, van den Neucker AM, van Heurn EW, Theunissen PM, Midget submarine for diagnosing midgut lesions in children. BMJ CASE REP 2009;2009:1694 [PubMed]
van Heurn E, de Vries EE, Kidney transplantation and donation in children. PEDIATR SURG INT 2009;25 (5):385-393 [PubMed]
van Ramshorst GH, Salu NE, Bax NMA, Hop WCJ, van Heurn E, Aronson DC, Lange JF, Risk Factors for Abdominal Wound Dehiscence in Children: A Case-Control Study. WORLD J SURG 2009;33 (7):1509-1513 [PubMed]
Wind J, Bekkers SCAM, van Hooren LJH, van Heurn LWE, Extensive injury after use of a mechanical cardiopulmonary resuscitation device. AM J EMERG MED 2009;27 (8):1017-1017.e2 [PubMed]
Govaert B, van Heurn E, Farla PB, van Gemert WG, Baeten CG, Effect of bowel transection and fecal passage deprivation on the enteric nervous system in neonatal rats. J PEDIATR SURG 2008;43 (10):1844-1847 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Oort FJ, Sprangers MAG, Hanneman MJG, van Heurn LWE, de Langen ZJ, Madern GC, Rieu PNMA, van der Zee DC, Looyaard N, van Silfhout-Bezemer M, Aronson DC, Factors affecting quality of life of children and adolescents with anorectal malformations or Hirschsprung disease. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2008;47 (5):463-471 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Buurman WA, Christiaans MHL, van Hooff JP, Goldschmeding R, van Suylen RJ, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, van Heurn LWE, Histological assessment of preimplantation biopsies may improve selection of kidneys from old donors after cardiac death. AM J TRANSPLANT 2008;8 (9):1844-1851 [PubMed]
van den Berg-Loonen EM, Billen EVA, Voorter CEM, van Heurn LWE, Claas FHJ, van Hooff JP, Christiaans MHL, Clinical relevance of pietransplant donor-directed antibodies detected by single antigen beads in highly sensitized renal transplant patients. TRANSPLANTATION 2008;85 (8):1086-1090 [PubMed]
van Hasselt PM, de Koning TJ, Kvist N, de Vries E, Lundin CR, Berger R, Kimpen JLL, Houwen RHJ, Jorgensen MH, Verkade HJ [Contributors: Aronson DC, Kindermann A, Kneepkens CMF, van Heurn LWE, van den Neucker AM, de Langen ZJ, Peeters PMJG, Madern G, Escher JH, van der Zee DC, Rieu PNMA, Tolboom JJM]] , Prevention of vitamin K deficiency bleeding in breastfed infants: Lessons from the Dutch and Danish biliary atresia registries. PEDIATRICS 2008;121 (4):E857-E863 [PubMed]
van Hoorn JHL, Moonen RMJ, Huysentruyt CJR, van Heurn LWE, Offermans JPM, Mulder ALMT, Pentalogy of Cantrell: two patients and a review to determine prognostic factors for optimal approach. EUR J PEDIATR 2008;167 (1):29-35 [PubMed]
Derikx JPM, de Backer A, van de Schoot L, Aronson DC, de Langen ZJ, van den Hoonaard TL, Bax NMA, van der Staak F, van Heurn LWE, Long-term functional sequelae of sacrococcygeal teratoma: a national study in The Netherlands. J PEDIATR SURG 2007;42 (6):1122-1126 [PubMed]
Derikx JPM, Evennett NJ, Degraeuwe PLJ, Mulder TL, van Bijnen AA, van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA, Heineman E, Urine based detection of intestinal mucosal cell damage in neonates with suspected necrotising enterocolitis. GUT 2007;56 (10):1473-1475 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Oort FJ, Aronson DC, Hanneman MJG, van Heurn E, de Langen ZJ, Madern GC, Rieu PNMA, van der Zee DC, Looyaard N, van Silfhout-Bezemer M, Sprangers MAG, Explaining change in quality of life of children and adolescents with anorectal malformations or Hirschsprung disease. PEDIATRICS 2007;119 (2):e374-e383 [PubMed]
Kootstra G, van Heurn E, Non-heartbeating donation of kidneys for transplantation. NAT CLIN PRACT NEPHR 2007;3 (3):154-163 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Dekkers AJE, Buurman WA, van den Akker L, Welten RJTJ, Schurink GWH, van Heurn LWE, In situ preservation of kidneys from donors after cardiac death - Results and complications. ANN SURG 2007;246 (5):844-852 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Wiermans B, Christiaans MH, van Hooff JP, Timmerman BE, Schurink GWH, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Recipient hemodynamics during non-heart-beating donor kidney transplantation are major predictors of primary nonfunction. AM J TRANSPLANT 2007;7 (5):1158-1166 [PubMed]
Antonis JHA, Poeze M, van Heurn LWE, Boerhaave's syndrome in children: a case report and review of the literature. J PEDIATR SURG 2006;41 (9):1620-1623 [PubMed]
Derikx JPM, de Backer A, van de Schoot L, Aronson DC, de Langen ZJ, van den Hoonaard TL, Bax NMA, van der Staak F, van Heurn LWE, Factors associated with recurrence and metastasis in sacrococcygeal teratoma. BRIT J SURG 2006;93 (12):1543-1548 [PubMed]
Emans PJ, van Aalst J, van Heurn ELW, Marcelis C, Kootstra G, Beets-Tan RGH, Vles JSH, Beuls EAM, The Currarino triad: Neurosurgical considerations. NEUROSURGERY 2006;58 (5):924-928 [PubMed]
Garcia-Barceló M, So MT, Lau DKC, Leon TYY, Yuan ZW, Cai WS, Lui VCH, Fu M, Herbrick JA, Gutter E, Proud V, Li L, Pierre-Louis J, Aleck K, van Heurn E, Belloni E, Scherer SW, Tam PKH, Population differences in the polyalanine domain and 6 new mutations in HLXB9 in patients with Currarino syndrome. CLIN CHEM 2006;52 (1):46-52 [PubMed]
Gelens MACJ, Christiaans MHL, van Heurn ELW, van den Berg-Loonen EPM, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, van Hooff JP, High rejection rate during calcineurin inhibitor-free and early steroid withdrawal immunosuppression in renal transplantation. TRANSPLANTATION 2006;82 (9):1221-1223 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Sprangers MAG, Visser MRM, Oort FJ, Hanneman MJG, van Heurn LWE, de Langen ZJ, Madern GC, Rieu PNMA, van der Zee DC, van Silfhout-Bezemer M, Aronson DC, Hirschsprung's disease: healthcare meets the needs. J PEDIATR SURG 2006;41 (8):1420-1424 [PubMed]
Lenaers J, Christiaans M, van Heurn E, van Hooff H, van den Berg-Loonen E, Frequent but late donor-directed antibody formation after kidney transplantectomy within one month after grafting. TRANSPLANTATION 2006;81 (4):614-619 [PubMed]
Snoeijs MGJ, Schaefer S, Christiaans MH, van Hooff JP, van den Berg-Loonen PM, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Buurman WA, van Heurn LWE, Kidney transplantation using elderly non-heart-beating donors: A single-center experience. AM J TRANSPLANT 2006;6 (5 1):1066-1071 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Prolonged circulatory arrest on non-heart-beating donor kidneys. CLIN TRANSPL 2006;2006:586-587 [PubMed]
den Hoed IDM, Granzen B, Aronson DC, Pauwels P, de Kraker J, van Heurn LWE, Metastasized angiosarcoma of the spleen in a 2-year-old girl. PEDIATR HEMAT ONCOL 2005;22 (5):387-390 [PubMed]
Emans PJ, Kootstra G, Marcelis CLM, Beuls EAM, van Heurn LWE, The Currarino triad: the variable expression. J PEDIATR SURG 2005;40 (8):1238-1242 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Sprangers MAG, Visser MRM, Oort FJ, Hanneman MJG, van Heurn LWE, de Langen ZJ, Madern GC, Rieu PNMA, van der Zee DC, Looyaard N, Aronson DC, Anorectal malformations: Does healthcare meet the needs?. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2005;41 (2):210-215 [PubMed]
Monbaliu D, de Vries B, Crabbé T, van Heurn E, Verwaest C, Roskams T, Fevery J, Pirenne J, Buurman WA, Liver fatty acid-binding protein: An early and sensitive plasma marker of hepatocellular damage and a reliable predictor of graft viability after liver transplantation from non-heart-beating donors. TRANSPL P 2005;37 (1):413-416 [PubMed]
Renkens JJM, Rouflart MMJ, Christiaans MHL, van den Berg-Loonen EM, van Hooff JP, van Heurn LWE, Outcome of nonheart-beating donor kidneys with prolonged delayed graft function after transplantation. AM J TRANSPLANT 2005;5 (11):2704-2709 [PubMed]
Wolfs TGAM, de Vries B, Walter SJ, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, van Heurn LWE, Oosterhof GON, Buurman WA, Apoptotic cell death is initiated during normothermic ischemia in human kidneys. AM J TRANSPLANT 2005;5 (1):68-75 [PubMed]
de Vries B, Walter SJ, Peutz-Kootstra CJ, Wolfs TGAM, van Heurn LWE, Buurman WA, The mannose-binding lectin-pathway is involved in complement activation in the course of renal ischemia-reperfusion injury. AM J PATHOL 2004;165 (5):1677-1688 [PubMed]
de Vries B, Walter SJ, von Bonsdorff L, Wolfs TGAM, van Heurn LWE, Parkkinen J, Buurman WA, Reduction of circulating redox-active iron by apotransferrin protects against renal ischemia-reperfusion injury. TRANSPLANTATION 2004;77 (5):669-675 [PubMed]
Hartman EE, Oort FJ, Aronson DC, Hanneman MJG, van der Zee DC, Rieu PNMA, Madern GC, de Langen ZJ, van Heurn LWE, van Silfhout-Bezemer M, Looyaard N, Sprangers MAG, Critical factors affecting quality of life of adult patients with anorectal malformations or Hirschsprung's disease. AM J GASTROENTEROL 2004;99 (5):907-913 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Saing H, Tam PKH, Portoenterostomy for biliary atresia: Long-term survival and prognosis after esophageal variceal bleeding. J PEDIATR SURG 2004;39 (1):6-9 [PubMed]
Heemskerk J, Sie GH, van den Neucker AM, Forget PP, Heineman E, van Heurn LWE, Extreme short bowel syndrome in a full-term neonate - A case report. J PEDIATR SURG 2003;38 (11):1665-1666 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Harrison MR, Foetale chirurgie: voor geselecteerde patiënten. De ervaringen van het Fetal Treatment Center in San Francisco. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2003;147 (19):900-904 [PubMed]
Festen S, Brevoord JC, Goldhoorn GA, Festen C, Hazebroek FW, van Heurn LW, de Langen ZJ, van der Zee DC, Aronson DC, Excellent long-term outcome for survivors of apple peel atresia. J PEDIATR SURG 2002;37 (1):61-65 [PubMed]
Heemskerk VH, van Heurn LWE, Farla P, Buurman WA, Piersma F, ter Riet G, Heineman E, Effect of IGF-rich colostrum on bowel adaptation in neonatal piglets with short bowel syndrome. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 2002;34 (1):47-51 [PubMed]
Stevens GH, Schoot BC, Smets MJW, Kremer B, Manni JJ, Gavilanes AWD, Wilmink JT, van Heurn LWE, Hasaart THM, The ex utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure in fetal neck masses: a case report and review of the literature. EUR J OBSTET GYN R B 2002;100 (2):246-250 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Cheng W, de Vries B, Saing H, Jansen NJG, Kootstra G, Tam PKH, Anomalies associated with oesophageal atresia in Asians and Europeans. PEDIATR SURG INT 2002;18 (4):241-243 [PubMed]
Vliegen RFA, Beets-Tan RGH, van Heurn LWE, van Engelshoven JMA, High resolution MRI of anorectal malformation in the newborn: case reports of Currarino syndrome and anocutaneous fistula. ABDOM IMAGING 2002;27 (3):344-346 [PubMed]
Hanneman MJ, Sprangers MA, de Mik EL, Ernest van Heurn LW, de Langen ZJ, Looyaard N, Madern GC, Rieu PN, van der Zee DC, van Silfhout M, Aronson DC, Quality of life in patients with anorectal malformation or Hirschsprung's disease: development of a disease-specific questionnaire. DIS COLON RECTUM 2001;44 (11):1650-1660 [PubMed]
Kapila L, Isch JA, van Heurn E, Patch esophagoplasty using AlloDerm as a tissue scaffold - Discussion. J PEDIATR SURG 2001;36 (2):268
van Heurn LW, Mastboom WB, Scheeren CI, Brink PR, Ramsay G, Comparative clinical trial of progressive dilatational and forceps dilatational tracheostomy. INTENS CARE MED 2001;27 (1):292-295 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, When and how should we do a tracheostomy?. CURR OPIN CRIT CARE 2000;6 (4):267-270 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Ramsay G, Is surgical tracheostomy really superior to percutaneous tracheostomy?. CRIT CARE MED 2000;28 (9):3369-3371 [PubMed]
Heemskerk VH, van Heurn LW, Farla P, Buurman WA, Piersma F, ter Riet G, Heineman E, A successful short-bowel syndrome model in neonatal piglets. J PEDIATR GASTR NUTR 1999;29 (4):457-461 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Schaap C, Sie G, Haagen AA, Gerver WJ, Freling G, van Amstel HK, Heineman E, Predictive DNA testing for multiple endocrine neoplasia 2: A therapeutic challenge of prophylactic thyroidectomy in very young children. J PEDIATR SURG 1999;34 (4):568-571 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Vos P, Sie G, Recurrent vomiting after successful pyloromyotomy. PEDIATR SURG INT 1999;15 (5-6):385-386 [PubMed]
van Heurn-Nijsten EW, Snoep G, Kootstra G, Greve JW, Forget P, van Heurn LW, Preoperative imaging of a choledochal cyst in children: non-breath-holding magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography. PEDIATR SURG INT 1999;15 (8):546-548 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Brink PR, The history of percutaneous tracheotomy. J LARYNGOL OTOL 1996;110 (8):723-726 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Goei R, de Ploeg I, Ramsay G, Brink PR, Late complications of percutaneous dilatational tracheotomy. CHEST 1996;110 (6):1572-1576 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Theunissen PH, Ramsay G, Brink PR, Pathologic changes of the trachea after percutaneous dilatational tracheotomy. CHEST 1996;109 (6):1466-1469 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, van den Bogaard AE, Kootstra G, Brink PR, Percutaneous dilatational versus conventional open tracheotomy in a growing animal: A study in goats. J PEDIATR SURG 1996;31 (11):1512-1515 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, van Geffen GJ, Brink PR, Clinical experience with percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy: Report of 150 cases. EUR J SURG 1996;162 (7):531-535 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Welten RJ, Brink PR, A complication of percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy: Mediastinal emphysema. ANAESTHESIA 1996;51 (6):605 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Brink PR, PROSPECTIVE RANDOMIZED TRIAL OF HIGH VERSUS LOW VACUUM DRAINAGE AFTER AXILLARY LYMPHADENECTOMY. BRIT J SURG 1995;82 (7):931-932 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Brink PR, Kootstra G, De geschiedenis van de tracheotomie. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1995;139 (51):2674-2678 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, van Geffen GJ, Brink PR, PERCUTANEOUS SUBCRICOID MINITRACHEOSTOMY - REPORT OF 50 PROCEDURES. ANN THORAC SURG 1995;59 (3):707-709 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Wong CM, Spiegelhalter DJ, Sorensen K, de Leval MR, Stark J, Elliott MJ, SURGICAL-TREATMENT OF AORTIC COARCTATION IN INFANTS YOUNGER THAN 3 MONTHS - 1985 TO 1990 - SUCCESS OF EXTENDED END-TO-END ARCH AORTOPLASTY. J THORAC CARDIOV SUR 1994;107 (1):74-86 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Martin IR, Elliott MJ, Wallwork J, de Leval MR, Gecombineerde hart-longtransplantatie bij kinderen: 4 jaar ervaring in Londen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1993;137 (11):547-549 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Hamerlijnck RP, Brutel de la Rivière A, Vermeulen FE, Stomp thoraxtrauma met letsel van hart en grote vaten. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1992;136 (21):1028-1029 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Hamerlijnck RP, de la Rivière AB, Suttorp MJ, Ernst SM, Vermeulen FE, COMBINED TRAUMATIC AVULSION OF THE AORTIC-VALVE AND RUPTURE OF THE LEFT COMMON CAROTID-ARTERY. ANN THORAC SURG 1992;54 (1):157-158 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, English TA, DURABILITY OF PORCINE BIOPROSTHETIC VALVES. THORAC CARDIOV SURG 1991;39 (1):32-35 [PubMed]
van Heurn LW, Varekamp AP, A RARE CASE OF ILIAC VEIN OBSTRUCTION - PELVIC LIPOMATOSIS. NETH J SURG 1990;42 (2):58-60 [PubMed]
Edgar PA, van Heurn LW, De 12-minuten-looptest bij patiënten met een chronische uitademingsstoornis. I. Verband met uitkomsten van longfunctiebepalingen. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 1987;131 (46):2100 [PubMed]
Key publications

van Heurn LWE, TRANSPLANTATION Prolonged agonal time-not a contraindication for transplantation. NAT REV NEPHROL 2011;7 (8):432-433 [PubMed]
van Heurn LWE, Pakarinen MP, Wester T, Contemporary management of abdominal surgical emergencies in infants and children. BRIT J SURG 2014;101 (1):E24-E33 [PubMed]
de Vries EE, Hoogland ERP, Winkens B, Snoeijs MG, van Heurn LWE, Renovascular Resistance of Machine-Perfused DCD Kidneys Is Associated with Primary Nonfunction. AM J TRANSPLANT 2011;11 (12):2685-2691 [PubMed]
Hoogland ERP, Snoeijs MGJ, Winkens B, Christaans MHL, van Heurn LWE, Kidney Transplantation from Donors after Cardiac Death: Uncontrolled versus Controlled Donation. AM J TRANSPLANT 2011;11 (7):1427-1434 [PubMed]
Paulus GF, de Vaan LEG, Verdam FJ, Bouvy ND, Ambergen TAW, van Heurn LWE, Bariatric Surgery in Morbidly Obese Adolescents: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. OBES SURG 2015;25 (5):860-878 [PubMed]


All Publications

Research programmes

Reproduction and development, Gastrointestinal diseases and metaboliic disorders

1) Surgical treatment of morbid obesity in  adolescents

2) Bowel development and necrotising enterocolotis

Faculty
Prof. dr. L.W.E. van Heurn

PhD Students
Drs. K.M.A. Dreuning MD
M. Knaapen
M.H.J. Loos MSc
D. Roorda
Drs. J. Bollen
Drs. L. Kox (MUMC)
Drs. G.F. Paulus
Drs. Y.G.M. Roebroek
Drs. M. Siawash
Drs. T. Van Smaalen (MUMC)
Drs. W.P. Zuidema (VUMC)

Other research related activities
  • None reported
Current research funding
  • None reported