Prof. H.C.P.M. van Weert MD PhD

Full Professor
Main activities
Education, Research, Other
General Practice
Focus of research

Focus of the research acitivies is diagnostic decision support and care for chronically ill patients  in general practice. Main activities in the field of cardiovascular and oncology field. 

Key publications
  • Lucassen Wim, Geersing Geert-Jan, Erkens Petra M. G., Reitsma Johannes B., Moons Karel G. M., Büller Harry, van Weert Henk C. Clinical decision rules for excluding pulmonary embolism: a meta-analysis Annals of internal medicine 2011;155 (7):448-460 [PubMed]
  • Dros Jacquelien, Maarsingh Otto R., van der Windt Daniëlle A. W. M., Oort Frans J., ter Riet Gerben, de Rooij Sophia E. J. A., Schellevis François G., van der Horst Henriëtte E., van Weert Henk C. P. M. Profiling Dizziness in Older Primary Care Patients: An Empirical Study PLoS ONE 2011;6 (1):e16481 [PubMed]
  • van der Velde Eit Frits, Toll Diane B., ten Cate-Hoek Arina J., Oudega Ruud, Stoffers Henri E. J. H., Bossuyt Patrick M., Büller Harry R., Prins Martin H., Hoes Arno W., Moons Karel G. M., van Weert Henk C. P. M. Comparing the Diagnostic Performance of 2 Clinical Decision Rules to Rule Out Deep Vein Thrombosis in Primary Care Patients Annals of family medicine 2011;9 (1):31-36 [PubMed]
  • Dros Jacquelien, Maarsingh Otto R., Beem Leo, van der Horst Henriëtte E., ter Riet Gerben, Schellevis François G., van Weert Henk C. P. M. Impact of dizziness on everyday life in older primary care patients: a cross-sectional study Health and quality of life outcomes 2011;9 (1):44 [PubMed]
  • Arts Derk L., Visscher Stefan, Opstelten Wim, Korevaar Joke C., Abu-Hanna Ameen, van Weert Henk C. P. M. Frequency and risk factors for under- and over-treatment in stroke prevention for patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation in general practice PLoS ONE 2013;8 (7):e67806 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. H.C.P.M. van Weert MD PhD (oncoloy/cardiovascular diseases)

Starting 2013 we will  develop a new researchprogram 'oncology in general practice'. Focus willl be on the pre-diagnostic, post-treatment and palliative  phase of cancer.

Cardiovascular diseases has a focus on rhythm abnormalities and thrombosis. In both conditions focus is onn decision analysis and the implementation of decisionn-aids and clinical dicision support systems.

K.M. van Asselt PhD
Prof. J.E.A.M. van Bergen PhD

R.E. Harskamp PhD
B.J. Knottnerus PhD
W.A.M. Lucassen MD PhD
J. Wind

Current research funding
  • AMC
  • Europese Unie
  • KWF Kankerbestrijding
  • ZonMw