prof.dr. C. von Birgelen (Clemens)



Medicine & Life Sciences
Drug-Eluting Stents
Myocardial Infarction
Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
St Elevation Myocardial Infarction


Roleder-Dylewska, M., Gasior, P., Hommels, T. M., Roleder, T., Berta, B., Ang, H. Y., Ng, J. C. K., Hermanides, R. S., Fabris, E., IJsselmuiden, A., Kauer, F., Alfonso, F. , von Birgelen, C., Escaned, J., Camaro, C., Kennedy, M. W., Pereira, B., Magro, M., Nef, H., ... Kedhi, E. (2022). Morphological characteristics of lesions with thin cap fibroatheroma: A substudy from the COMBINE (OCT-FFR) trial . European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jeac218
Haude, M., Toelg, R., Lemos, P. A., Christiansen, E. H., Abizaid, A. , von Birgelen, C., Neumann, F. J., Wijns, W., Ince, H., Kaiser, C., Lim, S. T., Escaned, J., Eeckhout, E., Garcia-Garcia, H. M., & Waksman, R. (2022). Sustained Safety and Performance of a Second-Generation Sirolimus-Eluting Absorbable Metal Scaffold: Long-Term Data of the BIOSOLVE-II First-in-Man Trial at 5 Years. Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine, 38, 106-110. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2021.07.017
Fabris, E., Berta, B., Roleder, T., Hermanides, R. S., Ijsselmuiden, A. J. J., Kauer, F., Alfonso, F. , Von Birgelen, C., Escaned, J., Camaro, C., Kennedy, M. W., Pereira, B., Magro, M., Nef, H., Reith, S., Roleder-Dylewska, M., Gasior, P., Malinowski, K., De Luca, G., ... Kedhi, E. (2022). Thin-Cap Fibroatheroma Rather Than Any Lipid Plaques Increases the Risk of Cardiovascular Events in Diabetic Patients: Insights from the COMBINE OCT-FFR Trial. Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, 15(5), 430-438. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.121.011728
Burrello, J., Gallone, G., Burrello, A., Pagliari, D. J. , Ploumen, E. H., Iannaccone, M., De Luca, L. , Zocca, P., Patti, G., Cerrato, E., Wojakowski, W., Venuti, G., De Filippo, O., Mattesini, A., Ryan, N., Helft, G., Muscoli, S., Kan, J., Sheiban, I., ... D’ascenzo, F. (2022). Prediction of All-Cause Mortality Following Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Bifurcation Lesions Using Machine Learning Algorithms. Journal of Personalized Medicine, 12(6), [990]. https://doi.org/10.3390/jpm12060990
De Luca, G., Nardin, M., Algowhary, M., Uguz, B., Oliveira, D. C., Ganyukov, V., Zimbakov, Z., Cercek, M., Okkels Jensen, L., Loh, P. H., Calmac, L., Roura Ferrer, G., Quadros, A., Milewski, M., Scotto di Uccio, F. , von Birgelen, C., Versaci, F., Ten Berg, J., Casella, G., ... Verdoia, M. (2022). Impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on short-term outcome in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction during COVID-19 pandemic: insights from the international multicenter ISACS-STEMI registry. Respiratory research, 23(1), [207]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12931-022-02128-0
ISACS-STEMI COVID-19, & Collaborators (2022). COVID-19 pandemic, mechanical reperfusion and 30-day mortality in ST elevation myocardial infarction. Heart (British Cardiac Society), 108(6), 458-466. https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2021-319750
Kedhi, E., Berta, B., Roleder, T., Hermanides, R. S., Fabris, E., IJsselmuiden, A. J. J., Kauer, F., Alfonso, F. , von Birgelen, C., Escaned, J., Camaro, C., Kennedy, M. W., Pereira, B., Magro, M., Nef, H., Reith, S., Al Nooryani, A., Rivero, F., Malinowski, K., ... Wojakowski, W. (2021). Thin-cap fibroatheroma predicts clinical events in diabetic patients with normal fractional flow reserve: the COMBINE OCT-FFR trial. European heart journal, 42(45), 4671-4679. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab433
Ploumen, E. , Zocca, P., Buiten, R. A. , Doggen, C., Aminian, A., Schotborgh, C., Jessurun, G. A. J., Roguin, A., Danse, P. W., Benit, E. , & von Birgelen, C. (2021). Three-year outcome of all-comer patiens treated with resolute onyx zotarolimus-eluting versus orsiro sirolimus-eluting stens in the randomized bionyx trial. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 77(18), 1026-1026.
Ploumen, E. H. (2021). New-generation drug-eluting stents in various patient populations. [PhD Thesis - Research external, graduation UT, University of Twente]. University of Twente. https://doi.org/10.3990/1.9789036552523
Silvain, J., Zeitouni, M., Paradies, V., Zheng, H. L., Ndrepepa, G., Cavallini, C., Feldman, D. N., Sharma, S. K., Mehilli, J., Gili, S., Barbato, E., Tarantini, G., Ooi, S. Y. , Von Birgelen, C., Jaffe, A. S., Thygesen, K., Montalescot, G., Bulluck, H., & Hausenloy, D. J. (2021). Procedural myocardial injury, infarction, and mortality in patients undergoing elective PCI: A pooled analysis of patient-level data. European heart journal, 42(4), 323-334. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa885
Bär, S., Kavaliauskaite, R., Ueki, Y., Otsuka, T., Kelbæk, H., Engstrøm, T., Baumbach, A., Roffi, M. , von Birgelen, C., Ostojic, M., Pedrazzini, G., Kornowski, R., Tüller, D., Vukcevic, V., Magro, M., Losdat, S., Windecker, S., & Räber, L. (2021). Quantitative flow ratio to predict nontarget vessel– related events at 5 years in patients with st-segment– elevation myocardial infarction undergoing angiography-guided revascularization. Journal of the American Heart Association, 10(9), [e019052]. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.120.019052
Bulluck, H., Paradies, V., Barbato, E., Baumbach, A., Bøtker, H. E., Capodanno, D., De Caterina, R., Cavallini, C., Davidson, S. M., Feldman, D. N., Ferdinandy, P., Gili, S., Gyöngyösi, M., Kunadian, V., Ooi, S. Y., Madonna, R., Marber, M., Mehran, R., Ndrepepa, G., ... Hausenloy, D. J. (2021). Prognostically relevant periprocedural myocardial injury and infarction associated with percutaneous coronary interventions: A Consensus Document of the ESC Working Group on Cellular Biology of the Heart and European Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions (EAPCI). European heart journal, 42(27), 2630-2642. https://doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehab271
De Luca, G., Debel, N., Cercek, M., Okkels Jensen, L., Vavlukis, M., Calmac, L., Johnson, T., Ferrer, G. R., Ganyukov, V., Wojakowski, W., Kinnaird, T. , von Birgelen, C., Cottin, Y., IJsselmuiden, A., Tuccillo, B., Versaci, F., Royaards, K. J., Berg, J. T., Laine, M., ... Verdoia, M. (2021). Impact of SARS-CoV-2 positivity on clinical outcome among STEMI patients undergoing mechanical reperfusion: Insights from the ISACS STEMI COVID 19 registry. Atherosclerosis, 332, 48-54. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.06.926
Ploumen, E. H., Buiten, R. A. , Zocca, P. , Doggen, C., Aminian, A., Schotborgh, C. E., Jessurun, G. A. J., Roguin, A., Danse, P. W., Benit, E. , & von Birgelen, C. (2021). First Report of 3-Year Clinical Outcome After Treatment With Novel Resolute Onyx Stents in the Randomized BIONYX Trial. Circulation Journal, 85(11), 1983-1990. https://doi.org/10.1253/circj.cj-21-0292
Ploumen, E. H., Buiten, R. A. , Zocca, P. , Doggen, C., Jessurun, G. A. J., Schotborgh, C. E., Roguin, A., Danse, P. W., Benit, E., Aminian, A., Anthonio, R. L., Somi, S., Linssen, G. C. M. , Hartmann, M. , Kok, M. M. , & von Birgelen, C. (2021). Acute myocardial infarction treated with novel Resolute Onyx and Orsiro stents in the randomized BIONYX trial. Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions, 98(2), E188-E196. https://doi.org/10.1002/ccd.29594
van der Maten, G., Dijkstra, S., Meijs, M. F. L. , von Birgelen, C. , van der Palen, J., & den Hertog, H. M. (2021). Cardiac imaging in ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack of undetermined cause: Systematic review & meta-analysis. International journal of cardiology, 339, 211-218. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2021.06.047
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Publicaties in wetenschappelijke tijdschriften:

Op de homepage van PubMed.gov (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/) via de zoekterm:  von Birgelen C[AU] , of via de directe link:  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=von+Birgelen+C%5BAU%5D .


Promovendi aan de Universiteit Twente


M.M. Kok. Percutaneous coronary interventions from various perspectives. Ph.D. (cum laude), 13-12-2018. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

L.C. van der Heijden. Second-generation drug-eluting stents and beyond. Ph.D., 06-12-2017. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

J.J. Kandhai-Ragunath. Peripheral endothelial function after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Ph.D., 06-12-2017. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

M.K. Lam. Lesion morphology, vessel anatomy and the outcome of coronary stenting: Insight from the TWENTE trials. Ph.D., 17-06-2015. Promotors: von Birgelen C. and IJzerman M.J.

H. Sen. Drug-eluting stent use in patients with increased risk. Ph.D., 19-12-2014. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

K. Tandjung. Clinical assessment of drug-eluting stents: TWENTE trial and beyond. Ph.D. (cum laude), 25-06-2014. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

M.A.G.M. Olimulder. Utility of cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging with contrast- enhancement beyond the scope of viability. Ph.D., 25-06-2014. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

M.G. Stoel. Angiography and coronary function – a clinical approach. Ph.D., 11-10-2013. Promotors: von Birgelen C. and Zijlstra F.

M.W.Z. Basalus. Drug-eluting stents: from bench-top to clinical research. Ph.D., 11-10-2013. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

M. Hartmann. Serial intravascular ultrasound assessment of coronary atherosclerosis progression and remodeling. Ph.D., 27-11-2008. Promotor: von Birgelen C.

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