Supported publications

The aim of ETB-BISLIFE is to increase the knowledge and understanding the use of human donor tissue. With this in mind, scientific research is initiated, jointly undertaken and/or supported. In relevant cases, a financial contribution can also be made to the writing of PhD dissertations, the main topic of which is relevant to the use of human tissue transplants.

Below is an overview of scientific articles supported by ETB-BISLIFE.

2024The future of artificial hearts

Annemijn Vis


prof.dr. J. Kluin
prof.dr.C.V.C. Bouten

2023Malunited forearm fractures in children

Kasper Roth

prof. dr. D. Eygendaal
prof. dr. F. Stockmans

dr. J.W. Colaris

2023Moving towards a personalized approach in the management of Vascular Malformations

Merel Stor

prof. dr. C.M.A.M. van der Horst -AMC-UvA

dr. S.E.R. Horbach -AMC-UvA

dr. M.M. Lokhorst -AMC-UvA

2023 Immune Response to Burn Injury: From Animal and Patient Data Towards In Vitro Modeling

Patrick P.G. Mulder

Prof. dr. I. Joosten

Dr. H.J.P.M. Koenen
Dr. B.K.H.L. Boekema (Vereniging Samenwerkende Brandwondencentra Nederland)

2022Advancement in Total Elbow Arthroplasty Care

Ante Prkić

Prof. dr. D. Eygendaal

Dr. B. The 
Dr. C.J.A. van Bergen

2022Studying the short-term complications of kidney transplantation: from bed to bench

Michèle J.C. de Kok

Prof. dr. I.P.J. Alwayn

Dr. J.H.N. Lindeman
Dr. A.F.M. Schaapherder

2022Identifying and Modifying the Impinging Hip

Maarten Röling

Prof.dr. J.A.N. Verhaar

Dr. N.M.C. Mathijssen
Dr. R.M. Bloem


2022Saving the Joint Biological Strategies to Preserve Cartilage

Margot Rikkers

Prof. dr. ir. J. Malda

Dr. L.A. Vonk
Dr. R. Levato

2022Knee joint preservation, Strategies for tissue repair and regeneration

Jasmijn Vivian Korpershoek

Prof.dr.D.B.F. Saris

Dr. L.A. Vonk
Dr. R.J.H. Custers

2022Value Based Pituitary Care Implementing Value Based Health Care in a rare disease

Daniel Jacob Lobatto

Prof. Dr. W.C. Peul
Dr. W.R. van Furth
Prof. Dr. N.R. Biermasz

2021Surgical solutions for complex aortic root pathology

Adriaan Willem Schneider

Prof. dr. J. Braun (Promotor)
Prof. dr. M.G. Hazekamp (Promotor)
Prof. dr. R.J.M. Klautz (Promotor)

2021Decision-making in very severe traumatic brain injury

J.T.J.M. van Dijck

Prof. dr. W.C. Peul (Promotor)
Dr. E.J.O. Kompanje (Co-promotor)
Dr. S. Polinder (Co-promotor)

2021Hindfoot pain Terminology, treatment and outcome

Kim Theresia Maria Opdam

Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk AMC-UvA (Promotor)
Dr. ir. L. Blankevoort AMC-UvA (Co-promotor)
Dr. J.I. Wiegerinck Bergman Clinics (Co-promotor)

2021Meniscal problems To repair and to replace

Robert Jan Peter van der Wal

Prof. dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (promotor)
Dr. E.R.A. van Arkel (co-promotor)
Dr. B.J.W. Thomassen (co-promotor)
Prof. dr. J.L. Bloem (lid promotiecommissie)
Prof. dr. I.B. Schipper (lid promotiecommissie)
Prof. dr. P.C.M. Verdonk (lid promotiecommissie)
Dr. D.E. Meuffels (lid promotiecommissie)

2021Memory Metal in Lumbar Spinal Fusion Biological, mechanical, clinical and radiological studies

Dennis Kok

Prof. dr. S.K. Bulstra (Promotor)
Dr. M. Stevens (Promotor)
Dr. F.H. Wapstra (Co-promotor)

2020Strategies in prevention and treatment of prosthetic joint infections

Ewout Simon Veltman

Prof. dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Promotor)
Prof. dr. R.W. Poolman (Promotor)

Dr. D.J.F. Moojen , OLVG Amsterdam (Co-promotor)

2020Prediction of Clinical Outcome after Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Intervention

Jamie Romeo

Promotor: Prof. dr. J.J.M. Takkenberg
Prof. dr. A.J.J.C. Bogers
Other members: Prof. dr. M.G. Hazekamp
Prof. dr. J.W. Roos-Hesselink
Prof. dr. W.A. Helbing
Co-Promotor: Dr. Mr. M.M. Mokhles

2020Traumatic spinal fractures the fall and rise

Arjen J. Smits
Prof. dr. F.W. Bloemers (promotor)
Prof. dr. H.J. Bonjer (promotor)
Dr. J. Deunk (co-promotor)

2020Periprosthetic Joint Infections: to prevent, cure or control. Prevent if you can, cure if you must, control what persists

Borg Leijtens
Prof. dr. M. de Kleuver (Promotor)
Prof. dr. B.W. Scheurs (Promotor)
Dr. S. Koëter (Co-promotor)

2019Management of lateral ankle injuries: a multidimensional approach

Gwendolyn Vuurberg
Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk (Promotor)
Prof. dr.G.M.M.J. Kerkhoffs (Promotor)
Dr. ir. L. Blankevoort (Co-promotor)
Prof. dr. M. Maas (Co-promotor)

2019Diagnostic Work-Up of Suspected Scaphoid Fractures

Wouter Harm Mallee
Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk (Promotor)
Prof. dr. J.C. Goslings (Promotor)
Prof. dr. M. Maas AMC-UvA (Co-promotor)
Dr. J.N. Doornberg (Co-promotor)

2018Fluorescence-guided Therapy in Oncology : Targeted Imaging and Photodynamic Therapy

P.B.A.A. van Driel
Prof. dr. C.W.G.M. Löwik (Promotor)
Dr. A.L. Vahrmeijer (Co-promotor)
Dr. S. Keereweer (Co-promotor)

2018Reconstructive Techniques in Musculoskeletal Tumor Surgery Management of Pelvic and Extremity Bone Tumors

Michaël P.A. Bus
Prof. dr. P.D.S. Dijkstra (Promotor)
Prof. dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Co-promotor)
Dr. J.A.M. Bramer (Co-promotor)

2018Fibrous Dysplasia

Bastiaan Cornelis Jules Majoor
Prof. dr. P.D.S. Dijkstra (Promotor)
Dr. N.A.T. Hamdy (Co-promotor)
Dr. N.M. Appelman-Dijkstra (Co-promotor)

2018Prognostics of outcome of total knee replacement on patient selection and intraoperative issues

Wiebe Christiaan Verra
Prof. Dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Promotor)
Dr. J.A. van Hilten, Sanquin, Amsterdam (Co-promotor)

2017Bioactive Scaffolds for bone regeneration

Mw. M.T. Poldervaart MD, MSc
Prof.dr.W.J.A. Dhert (Promotor)
Prof.dr. F.C. Öner (Promotor)
Dr. J. Alblas (Co-promotor)

2017Cemented total hip arthroplasty and impaction bone grafting in young patients

Marloes W.J.L. Schmitz
Prof dr. R.P.H. Veth (Promotor)
Dr. B.W. Scheurs (Co-promotor)
Dr. J.W.M. Gardeniers (Co-promotor)

2017Bilateral sagittal split osteotomy Risk factors for complications and predictability of the splitter-separator technique

Jop P. Verweij
Prof. Dr. J.P.R. van Merkesteyn (Promotor)
Dr. P.J.J. Gooris (Co-promotor)
Dr. G. Mensink (Co-promotor)

2016 Treatment of thumb carpometacarpal osteoarthritis; quo vadis?

Anne J. Spaans 
Prof. Dr. M. Kon (Promotor)
Dr. A.B. Mink van der Molen (Co-promotor)
Dr. A.H. SChuurman (Co-promotor)

2014Integrative studies on cartilage tissue engineering and joint homeostasis
Marijn Rutgers
Prof. dr. W.J.A. Dhert (Promotor)
Prof. dr. D.B.F. Saris (Promotor)
Dr. L.B. Creemers (Co-promotor)
2014Giant cell tumor of bone and tenosynovial tissue Surgical outcome
Lizz van der Heijden
Prof. dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Promotor)
Dr. P.D.S. Dijkstra (Co-promotor)
Dr. M.A.J. van de Sande (Co-promotor)
2014Evidence based introduction of orthopaedic implants. RSA, implant quality and patient Safety

Bart Pijls
Prof. dr. R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Promotor)
Prof. dr. ir. E.R. Valstar (Promotor)

2013Childhood cancer survivors: Evidence and care

E. Sieswerda
H.N. Caron (Promotor)
L.C.M. Kremer (Co-promotor)

2013Optical Image-Guided Cancer Surgery: Challenges and Limitations

Stijn Keereweer
Pieter B.A.A. Van Driel
Thomas J.A. Snoeks
Jeroen D.F. Kerrebijn
Robert J. Baatenburg de Jong
Alexander L. Vahrmeijer
Henricus J.C.M. Sterenborg 
Clemens W.G.M. Löwik

2013Combining clinical information and patient Reported Outcome Measures in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Derk van Kampen
Prof. Dr. R.M. Castelein, (Promotor)
Dr. J. Willems, (Co-promotor)
Dr. C.B. Terwee, (Co-promotor)
2013Determinants of Outcome in Hip Fracture Patient Care

Anne J.H. Vochteloo
prof.dr.R.G.H.H. Nelissen (Promotor)
dr. P. Pilot (Co-promotor)
dr. R.M. Bloem (Co-promotor)

20133D imaging in corrective osteotomy of the distal radius

Joy C. Vroemen
Prof. dr. C.M.A.M. van der Horst (Promotor)

2012Fractures around the knee; insight in diagnosis, treatment and follow-up results
M.V Rademakers
Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk (Promotor).
Dr. ir. L. Blankevoort (Co-promotor)
Dr. G.M.M.J. Kerkhoffs (Co-promotor)
2012Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound treatment in delayed bone healing
Sjoerd Rutten
Prof.dr. J. Klein Nulend (Promotor)
Dr. P.A Nolte (Co-promotor)
2012Subtalar Joint Kinematics and Arthroscopy
L. Beimers
Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk (Promotor) L. Blankevoort (Co-promotor)
Dr. Ir. G.J.M. Tuijthof
2012The Extraforaminal ligaments of the human spinal nerves
Gerald Kraan
Prof. Hoogland (Promotor)
Prof. van Royen (Promotor)
2012Patellar Tendinopaty: Etiology and Treatment
Henk van der Worp
Prof. dr. R.L. Diercks  (Promotor)
Dr. I. van den Akker-Scheek (Co-promotor)
Dr. J. Zwerver (Co-promotor)
2012Scaphoid Fractures Anatoy, Diagnosis and Treatment
Geert Buijze
Prof. dr. C.N. van Dijk, (Promotor)
Dr. J.B. Jupiter, (Promotor)