Use of chimerism analysis after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: Belgian guidelines and review of the current literature. Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Background: Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is a curative treatment option in both adult and pediatric patients with malignant and non-malignant hematological diseases. Chimerism analysis, which determines the donor or recipient origin of hematopoietic cells in HSCT recipients, is an essential aspect of post-HSCT follow-up.Objectives: To review the current literature and develop Belgian consensus guidelines for the ...
Association between duodenal bile salts and gastric emptying in patients with functional dyspepsia. KU Leuven
Diagnostic Accuracy of Fecal Calprotectin Concentration in Evaluating Therapeutic Outcomes of Patients With Ulcerative Colitis KU Leuven
Human and preclinical studies of the host-gut microbiome co-metabolite hippurate as a marker and mediator of metabolic health KU Leuven
Guidance for setting easy-to-adopt competence criteria for optical diagnosis of diminutive colorectal polyps: a simulation approach KU Leuven
Improved quality of care and reduced healthcare costs at the end-of-life among older people with dementia who received palliative home care Vrije Universiteit Brussel
BACKGROUND: While palliative home care is advocated for people with dementia, evidence of its effectiveness is lacking.
AIM: To evaluate the effects of palliative home care on quality and costs of end-of-life care for older people with dementia.
DESIGN: Decedent cohort study using linked nationwide administrative databases and propensity score matching.
SETTING/PARTICIPANTS: All home-dwelling older people who died with ...