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MSc PhD F. Paulus

Position
Research Associate
Main activities
Patient care, Research
Specialisation
Intensive Care
Focus of research

Care of the intubated and mechanical ventilated patient

Key publications
  • Paulus Frederique, Veelo Denise P., de Nijs Selma B., Beenen Ludo F. M., Bresser Paul, de Mol Bas A. J. M., Binnekade Jan M., Schultz Marcus J. Manual hyperinflation partly prevents reductions of functional residual capacity in cardiac surgical patients--a randomized controlled trial Critical care (London, England) 2011;15 (4):R187 [PubMed]
  • Paulus Frederique, Binnekade Jan M., Middelhoek Pauline, Vroom Margreeth B., Schultz Marcus J. Performance of manual hyperinflation: A skills lab study among trained intensive care unit nurses Medical science monitor 2009;15 (8):CR418-CR422 [PubMed]
  • van der Hoeven Sophia M., Binnekade Jan M., de Borgie Corianne A. J. M., Bosch Frank H., Endeman Henrik, Horn Janneke, Juffermans Nicole P., van der Meer Nardo J. M., Merkus Maruschka P., Moeniralam Hazra S., van Silfhout Bart, Slabbekoorn Mathilde, Stilma Willemke, Wijnhoven Jan Willem, Schultz Marcus J., Paulus Frederique Preventive nebulization of mucolytic agents and bronchodilating drugs in invasively ventilated intensive care unit patients (NEBULAE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials 2015;16 (1):389 [PubMed]
  • Paulus Frederique, Binnekade Jan M., Vroom Margreeth B., Schultz Marcus J. Benefits and risks of manual hyperinflation in intubated and mechanically ventilated intensive care unit patients: a systematic review Critical care (London, England) 2012;16 (4):R145 [PubMed]
  • Paulus Frederique, Binnekade Jan M., Middelhoek Pauline, Vroom Margreeth B., Schuitz Marcus J. Guideline implementation powered by feedback and education improves manual hyperinflation performance Nursing in critical care 2016;21 (1):36-43 [PubMed]
All Publications
Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 

Education

2012: Doctor of Philosophy: Title Manual Hyperinflation Preclinical and Clinical studies.

2006: Master of Science, University of Amsterdam: Evidence Based Practice  Main courses: Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Health policy, Health economics.

1990: Critical Care Nursing, Academic Medical Centre Amsterdam.

1987: Coronary Care Nursing, Regional Institute of Education, Haarlem.

1986: Nursing Degree, Regional Institute of Education, Haarlem.

Current position

2012- present: Senior Researcher, Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam.

2012-present: Staff Advisor on quality and patient safety Division of Intensive Care and Anesthesiology,  Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam.

Employment

2004- 2012: Senior Nurse on quality and patient safety Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam.

2004- 2012:Nurse Researcher, Department of Intensive Care, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam.

1990-2006: Staff Nurse, Intensive Care Unit, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam.

1986-1989: Staff Nurse, Coronary Care Unit, Diaconessenhuis, Heemstede.

Research

2006-2012:Thesis: Manual Hyperinflation Preclinical and Clinical studies.  Supervisors: Prof.  Dr. M. J. Schultz and Prof. Dr. M. B. Vroom Department of Intensive Care, AMC, Amsterdam. Date of PhD: April 25, 2012.

2013-present: leading investigator of a national multicenter randomized controlled trial on nebulization of mechanical ventilated patients.

2014-present: Supervisor of laboratory studies on patency and biofilm of the endotracheal tube.

2016-present: leading investigator of a national multicenter randomized controlled trial on titration of Positive End Expiratory Pressure in mechanical ventilated -patients without ARDS

Grants

Manual Hyperinflation Guideline program AMC 2004

HFMEA for certification programmes moederprogramma AMC 2010

Bundle technology in the ICU moederprogramma AMC 2010

Preventive Nebulisation of mechanical ventilated patients (NEBULAE) ZonMW 2013

Restricted vs Liberal PEEP in Patients without ARDS (RELAx) ZonMW 2016

Other professional activities

2017-present: Chair of the Scientific Committee of the European federation of Critical Care Nurses Associations.

2016-present: Member of the working group for Critical Care Quality Indicators 'Zorginstituut Nederland', Diemen, The Netherlands

2016-present: Member of scientific advisory committee for “kwaliteitsstandaarden”, V&VN, Dutch professional association for nurses & carers, Utrecht, the Netherlands

2014 - 2016: Member of the Scientific Committee of the European federation of Critical Care Nurses Associations.

2013- present: Member of the board of V&VN-IC, Dutch professional association for Critical Care nurses, Utrecht, the Netherlands. 

 

 

 

 

Research programmes

Prof. MD PhD M.J. Schultz (Prevention and treatment of organ failure in intensive care medicine)

MSc PhD F. Paulus (Promoties)

Prof. MD PhD M.B. Vroom (Other research of the department Intensive Care Medicine)