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dr.ir. B.E. Westerhof (Berend)

Senior Researcher

Expertise

Medicine & Life Sciences
Arterial Pressure
Compliance
Computer Simulation
Familial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Hemodynamics
Pressure
Stress Fibers
Vascular Resistance

Publications

Recent
van der Bruggen, C. E., Handoko, M. L., Bogaard, H. J., Marcus, J. T., Oosterveer, F. P. T., Meijboom, L. J. , Westerhof, B. E., Vonk Noordegraaf, A., & de Man, F. S. (2021). The Value of Hemodynamic Measurements or Cardiac MRI in the Follow-up of Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Chest, 159(4), 1575-1585. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2020.10.077
Fukumitsu, M. , Westerhof, B. E., Ruigrok, D., Braams, N. J., Groeneveldt, J. A., Bayoumy, A. A., Marcus, J. T., Meijboom, L. J., de Man, F. S., Westerhof, N., Bogaard, H. J., & Noordegraaf, A. V. (2020). Early return of reflected waves increases right ventricular wall stress in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 319(6), 1438-1450. https://doi.org/10.1152/AJPHEART.00442.2020
Kondiboyina, A., Smolich, J. J., Cheung, M. M. H. , Westerhof, B. E., & Mynard, J. P. (2020). Conduit arterial wave reflection promotes pressure transmission but impedes hydraulic energy transmission to the microvasculature. American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 319(1), H66-H75. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpheart.00733.2019
Collard, D., van Brussel, P. M. , van de Velde, L., Wijntjens, G. W. M. , Westerhof, B. E., Karemaker, J. M., Piek, J. J., Reekers, J. A., Vogt, L., de Winter, R. J., & van den Born, B. J. H. (2020). Estimation of intraglomerular pressure using invasive renal arterial pressure and flow velocity measurements in humans. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 31(8), 1905-1914. https://doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2019121272
van de Velde, L., Eeftinck Schattenkerk, D. W., Venema, P. A. H. T., Best, H. J., van den Bogaard, B., Stok, W. J. , Westerhof, B. E., & van den Born, B. J. H. (2018). Myocardial preload alters central pressure augmentation through changes in the forward wave. Journal of hypertension, 36(3), 544-551. https://doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000001583

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University of Twente
Drienerlolaan 5
7522 NB Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands