Perioperative cardiovascular care focuses on the identification and modification of possible risk factors related to myocardial injury and infarction.
The Center for Pain medicine is a multidisciplinary, Internationally leading innovative University Center for Pain Medicine.
Research in pediatric anesthesia is focuses on acute (postoperative) and chronic pain treatment, perioperative (neuro-) monitoring and complications of anesthesia on short and long term.
The research in obstetric anesthesia is focused on peripartum pain treatment, long term follow-up after obstetrical procedures, and risk stratification.
Principal investigator: Prof C. (Carin) van der Rijt, PhD
This project focusses on new echography to measure the blood flow inside the heart wall, such that the interventions in the Cath lab can be better monitored.
MIFFY delivers a technique for early diagnosis of brain perfusion failure by measuring the flow, stiffness and anatomy with non-invasive ultrasound imaging.
EFFECTS delivers a technique for early diagnosis of heart failure by measuring the stiffening of the heart, through non-invasive ultrasound imaging.