Dr. H.T. Jorstad MD PhD

PhD student
Main activities
Research, Teaching
Secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease
Focus of research

- Secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease

- Nurse coordinated prevention programs

- Cardiovascular risk factors and risk factor modification

- Cardiovascular risk prediction models

- Hawthorne-effects in randomised clinical trials

- Gender differences in revascularisation management

Key publications
  • Jørstad HT, Alings AMW, Liem AH, von Birgelen C, Tijssen JGP, de Vries CJ, Lok DJA, Kragten JA, Peters RJG, RESPONSE study: Randomised Evaluation of Secondary Prevention by Outpatient Nurse SpEcialists: Study design, objectives and expected results. NETH HEART J 2009;17 (9):322-328 [PubMed]
  • Jørstad HT, Berdowski J, Peters RJG, Barsten in het rookverbod in horecagelegenheden. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2009;153:A1061 [PubMed]
All Publications
Research programmes

Prof. R.J.G. Peters MD PhD (Prevention and treatment of atherosclerotic disease)

Current research funding
  • AMC
  • Hemologic B.V.