prof. dr. H.A.H. (Karin) Kaasjager

Full Professor
prof. dr. H.A.H. (Karin) Kaasjager
  • Internal Medicine

Research Programs

Circulatory Health



Prof dr Karin Kaasjager, trained as a medical doctor and nephrologist-intensivist, is now an acute physician and professor of acute internal medicine. She also is the director of internal medicine residency programme. She and her group actively participate in several (inter)national consortia, in the field of sepsis, trombosis and shared decision making.


Side Activities


    -Lid sectie acute geneeskunde start 2014


    -Bestuursvoorzitter NVIAVG tot 2019, nu lid


    -Lid concilium interne geneeskunde start 2016


    -Hoofdredacteur leerboek acute geneeskunde start 2017


    -Leerboek anamnese en lichamelijk onderzoek start 2017


    -Consortiumlid NFU waardegedreven zorg


    -Voorzitter NVF (nederlands vasculair forum)


    -Instructeur MedicALS en ATLS




Research Output (34)

Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus:A systematic review and meta-analysis

De Vries Marieke, Westerink Jan, Kaasjager Karin H.A.H., De Valk Harold W. 1 dec 2020, In: Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. 105 , p. 3842-3853 12 p.

Dosage reduction of low weight heparin in patients with renal dysfunction:Effects on anti-Xa levels and clinical outcomes

Hornung Paul, Khairoun Meriem, Dekker Friedo W, Kaasjager Karin A H, Huisman Albert, Jakulj Lily, Bos Willem Jan W, Rosendaal Frits R, Verhaar Marianne C, Ocak Gurbey 1 okt 2020, In: PLoS ONE. 15 , p. 1-14

The Prognostic Value of Syncope on Mortality in Patients With Pulmonary Embolism:A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

de Winter Maria A, van Bergen Eline D P, Welsing Paco M J, Kraaijeveld Adriaan O, Kaasjager Karin H A H, Nijkeuter Mathilde 24 mei 2020, In: Annals of Emergency Medicine. 76 , p. 527-541 15 p.

Inappropriate laboratory testing in internal medicine inpatients:Prevalence, causes and interventions

Vrijsen B. E.L., Naaktgeboren C. A., Vos L. M., van Solinge W. W., Kaasjager H. A.H., ten Berg M. J. 1 mrt 2020, In: Annals of Medicine and Surgery. 51 , p. 48-53 6 p.

The prognostic value of red blood cell distribution width in patients with suspected infection in the emergency department

Uffen Jan Willem, Oomen Patrick, De Regt Marieke, Oosterheert Jan Jelrik, Kaasjager Karin 3 dec 2019, In: BMC Emergency Medicine. 19

Dalteparin and anti-Xa:A complex interplay of therapeutic drug monitoring

van Bergen E D P, Huisman A, Welsing P M J, de Winter M A, Rookmaaker M B, Kaasjager H A H, Nijkeuter M dec 2019, In: Netherlands Journal of Medicine. 77 , p. 360-365 6 p.

Serious gaming in internal medicine education:Do we know best or do we know last?

Van Ooik P. C., Frakking F. N.J., Dankbaar M. E.W., Oosterheert J. J., Kaasjager H. A.H. 1 nov 2019, In: Netherlands Journal of Medicine. 77 , p. 305-309 5 p.

Short-term versus extended anticoagulant treatment for unprovoked venous thromboembolism:A survey on guideline adherence and physicians' considerations

de Winter Maria A., Remme Gabriëlle C.P., Kaasjager Karin (H A.H.)., Nijkeuter Mathilde 1 nov 2019, In: Thrombosis Research. 183 , p. 49-55 7 p.

A quarter of admitted poisoned patients have a mild poisoning and require no treatment:An observational study

Hondebrink L., Rietjens Saskia J., Donker Dirk W., Hunault Claudine C., van den Hengel-Koot Irma, Verputten Pauline M., de Vries Irma, Kaasjager Karin A.H., Dekker D., de Lange Dylan W. 18 mei 2019, In: European journal of internal medicine. 66 , p. 41-47 7 p.

More targeted use of oseltamivir and in-hospital isolation facilities after implementation of a multifaceted strategy including a rapid molecular diagnostic panel for respiratory viruses in immunocompromised adult patients

Vos Laura M, Weehuizen Jesper M, Hoepelman Andy I M, Kaasjager Karin H A H, Riezebos-Brilman Annelies, Oosterheert Jan Jelrik 7 apr 2019, In: Journal of Clinical Virology. 116 , p. 11-17 7 p.

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