Drs. K. Stroek MSc

PhD student
Main activities
Endocrinology & Metabolism, Pediatrics
Focus of research

- Introduction of a newborn screening method for Galactokinase Deficiency

- Improvement of existing newborn screening methods for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Congenital Hypothyroidism and Maple Syrup Urine disease

- ETHIC-trial: Dose finding pilot study for the optimal dose of Protirelin (TRH) to restore the HPT-axis in critically-ill patients admitted to the ICU

Key publications
  • Stroek K, Bouva MJ, Schielen PCJI, Vaz FM, Heijboer AC, de Jonge R, Boelen A, Bosch AM, Recommendations for newborn screening for galactokinase deficiency: A systematic review and evaluation of Dutch newborn screening data. MOL GENET METAB 2018;124 (1):50-56 [PubMed]
  • Bahler L, Stroek K, Hoekstra JB, Verberne HJ, Holleman F, Metformin-related colonic glucose uptake; potential role for increasing glucose disposal?--A retrospective analysis of (18)F-FDG uptake in the colon on PET-CT. DIABETES RES CLIN PR 2016;114:55-63 [PubMed]
  • Bosch AM, Stroek K, Abeling NG, Waterham HR, Ijlst L, Wanders RJA, The Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere and Fazio Londe syndrome revisited: natural history, genetics, treatment and future perspectives. ORPHANET J RARE DIS 2012;7 (1):83 [PubMed]
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