prof. dr. ir. H.W.A.M. (Hugo) de Jong

Full Professor

  • Medical Physics Group

prof. dr. ir. H.W.A.M. (Hugo) de Jong

Research Programs

Side Activities

  • Leading the Medical Physics team of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, UMC Utrecht.

    Primary Interests: Physics of medical imaging, Teaching and Innovation.  Trainer of Medical Physics Residents.

    Research Interests: Development, improvement and application of functional and molecular imaging methods through nuclear and radiology modalities.

    Main Research Projects (as PI):

    • Dutch Heart Foundation/STW: Enclose (total budget 780k€). Early detection of thromboembolic sources and small volume stroke with Spectral CT (2017).
    • ERC Consolidator Grant (total budget 2000k€). Translating Hybrid Imaging for Interventions (2015)
    • VIDI Laureate. Visualizing Tumors in the Operation Theatre (total budget 800k€): Development of Simultaneous X-ray Scintigraphy Imaging (2013).
    • STW Perspectief AIRSPACE project (total budget 860k€): Advanced imaging for risk stratification of stroke patients using CT examinations (2011).

    Member of Board Dutch Society of Nuclear Medicine (bestuurslid Ned.Ver.Nucleaire Geneeskunde)

    Member of Board of Review for Medical Physics Education (College van Toetsing NVKF)


Research Output (117)

The superior predictive value of 166Ho-scout compared with 99mTc-macroaggregated albumin prior to 166Ho-microspheres radioembolization in patients with liver metastases

Smits Maarten L J, Dassen Mathijs G, Prince Jip F, Braat Arthur J A T, Beijst Casper, Bruijnen Rutger C G, de Jong Hugo W A M, Lam Marnix G E H 1 apr 2020, In: European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. 47 , p. 798-806 9 p.

Additional holmium-166 radioembolisation after lutetium-177-dotatate in patients with neuroendocrine tumour liver metastases (HEPAR PLuS):a single-centre, single-arm, open-label, phase 2 study

Braat Arthur J A T, Bruijnen Rutger C G, van Rooij Rob, Braat Manon N G J A, Wessels Frank J, van Leeuwaarde Rachel S, van Treijen Mark J C, de Herder Wouter W, Hofland Johannes, Tesselaar Margot E T, de Jong Hugo W A M, Lam Marnix G E H 26 feb 2020, In: LANCET ONCOLOGY. 21 , p. 561-570 10 p.

Prediction of Malignant Edema Formation After Endovascular Treatment for Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction:The Added Value of Intracranial Cerebrospinal Fluid Volume

Kauw Frans, Bernsen Marie Louise E., de Jong H.W.A.M., Kappelle Jaap, Velthuis BK, van der worp B, van der Lugt Aad, Roos Y.B., Hofmeijer Jeannette, Dankbaar Jan Willem, Bennink E, 12 feb 2020, 51

Computed Tomography Perfusion Data for Acute Ischemic Stroke Evaluation Using Rapid Software:Pitfalls of Automated Postprocessing

Kauw Frans, Heit Jeremy J, Martin Blake W, van Ommen Fasco, Kappelle L Jaap, Velthuis Birgitta K, de Jong Hugo W A M, Dankbaar Jan W, Wintermark Max 1 jan 2020, In: Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 44 , p. 75-77 3 p.

Feasibility of imaging Y-90 microspheres at diagnostic activity levels for hepatic radioembolization treatment planning

Kunnen Britt, Dietze Martijn M A, Braat Arthur J A T, Lam Marnix G E H, Viergever Max A, de Jong Hugo W A M 19 dec 2019, In: Medical Physics. 47 , p. 1105-1114 10 p.

Accelerated SPECT image reconstruction with FBP and an image enhancement convolutional neural network

Dietze Martijn M A, Branderhorst Woutjan, Kunnen Britt, Viergever Max A, de Jong Hugo W A M 1 dec 2019, In: EJNMMI physics. 6

Fast and accurate quantitative determination of the lung shunt fraction in hepatic radioembolization

Bastiaannet Remco, van der Velden Sandra, Lam Marnix G.E.H., Viergever Max A., de Jong Hugo W.A.M. 26 nov 2019, In: Physics in medicine and biology. 64 , p. 235002 11 p.

First evidence for a dose-response relationship in patients treated with 166Ho-radioembolization:a prospective study

Bastiaannet Remco, van Roekel Caren, Smits Maarten L J, Elias Sjoerd G, van Amsterdam Wouter A C, Doan Dan T, Prince Jip F, Bruijnen Rutger C G, de Jong Hugo W A M, Lam Marnix G E H 10 okt 2019, In: Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 61 , p. 608-612 5 p.

The Unique Role of Fluorodeoxyglucose-PET in Radioembolization

Bastiaannet Remco, Lodge Martin A., de Jong Hugo W.A.M., Lam Marnix G.E.H. 1 okt 2019, In: PET Clinics. 14 , p. 447-457 11 p.

A Pilot Study on Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy to Monitor Regional Liver Function in Y-90 Radioembolization

Van Der Velden Sandra, Braat Manon N.G.J.A., Labeur Tim A., Scholten Mike V., Van Delden Otto M., Bennink Roelof J., De Jong Hugo W.A.M., Lam Marnix G.E.H. okt 2019, In: Journal of Nuclear Medicine. 60 , p. 1430-1436 7 p.

All Research Output (117)