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

Position
Professor
Main activities
Research, Teaching
Specialisation
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 W, Geersing GJ, Erkens PMG, Reitsma JB, Moons KGM, Büller H, van Weert HC, Clinical decision rules for excluding pulmonary embolism: a meta-analysis. ANN INTERN MED 2011;155 (7):448-460 [PubMed]
  • Dros J, Maarsingh OR, van der Windt DAWM, Oort FJ, ter Riet G, de Rooij SEJA, Schellevis FG, van der Horst HE, van Weert HCPM, Profiling Dizziness in Older Primary Care Patients: An Empirical Study. PLOS ONE 2011;6 (1):e16481 [PubMed]
  • van der Velde EF, Toll DB, ten Cate-Hoek AJ, Oudega R, Stoffers HEJH, Bossuyt PM, Büller HR, Prins MH, Hoes AW, Moons KGM, van Weert HCPM, Comparing the Diagnostic Performance of 2 Clinical Decision Rules to Rule Out Deep Vein Thrombosis in Primary Care Patients. ANN FAM MED 2011;9 (1):31-36 [PubMed]
  • Dros J, Maarsingh OR, Beem L, van der Horst HE, ter Riet G, Schellevis FG, van Weert HCPM, Impact of dizziness on everyday life in older primary care patients: a cross-sectional study. HEALTH QUAL LIFE OUT 2011;9 (1):44 [PubMed]
  • Arts DL, Visscher S, Opstelten W, Korevaar JC, Abu-Hanna A, van Weert HCPM, 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

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.

Faculty
Prof. dr. H.C.P.M. van Weert MD PhD
Dr. K.M. van Asselt
Prof. dr. J.E.A.M. van Bergen (AIDS-fonds)

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

PhD Students
Drs. L.S. Bertels
Drs. E.F. van Bussel
Drs. L.A. Duineveld
J.C.L. Himmelreich MSc
Drs. E.P.M. Karregat
M.B.L. Mansour
J.G. Meinema MSc
I.C. Nugteren
W. Qi
Drs. S.B. Uittenbogaart (SBOH)
T. Wieldraaijer

Other research related activities
  • Membership of editorial board / Editorship, EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE
  • Contribution to guidelines and protocols, CBO stolling en antistolling
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, Dutch College of General Practitioners (NHG), oncology working group and Palliative care
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, KWF Kankerbestrijding, committee P&I
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), infectious diseases and zoonosen
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, ZonMw (Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), klinische fellows until 2016
  • Board of directors / Trustees / Supervisory board, Other
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, Nederlandse Hartstichting, Dekker stipendia
  • Membership of medical or scientific committee, Dutch College of General Practitioners (NHG), autorisatiecommissie standaarden
  • Membership of advisory board / Consultant, Dutch College of General Practitioners (NHG)
Current research funding
  • AMC
  • Cancer Research UK
  • KWF Kankerbestrijding
  • ZonMw