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prof. dr. R.M. (Ruud) Pijnappel

prof. dr. R.M. (Ruud) Pijnappel

Full Professor
prof. dr. R.M. (Ruud) Pijnappel

Research Programs

Strategic Program Cancer

Biography

Biography

Ruud Pijnappel studied Medicine at the University of Amsterdam. He did his residency in Radiology with the OLVG, Amsterdam. After finalizing his PhD thesis on the diagnosis of nonpalpable breast lesions (2002, Utrecht), he held several positions with the Breast Radiology department of the Martini hospital (Groningen) and the Dutch Reference Centre for Screening (LCRB, Nijmegen). From 2011 to 2015 he was president of the Dutch College of Breast Imaging (DCBI). In 2012 he joined the Radiology staff of the UMC Utrecht; in 2015 he was appointed both Professor of Breast Radiology at the UMC Utrecht, and CEO of the Dutch Expert Centre for Screening.

Side Activities

CEO Dutch Expert Centre for Screening, LRCB

Member of scientific advisory board Borstkanker Vereniging Nederland (BVN)

Member of the working group on The Dutch Guideline for Screening on Breast Cancer

Vice-President of the European Society of Breast Cancer Imaging (EUSOBI)

Member of Program Committee Breast cancer Screening, Center for Population Screening of National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven

 

Research Output (87)

Impact of the suspension and restart of the Dutch breast cancer screening program on breast cancer incidence and stage during the COVID-19 pandemic

Eijkelboom Anouk H, de Munck Linda, Lobbes Marc B I, van Gils Carla H, Wesseling Jelle, Westenend Pieter J, Guerrero Paez Cristina, Pijnappel Ruud M, Verkooijen Helena M, Broeders Mireille J M, Siesling Sabine, okt 2021, In: Preventive Medicine. 151 , p. 106602 1 p.

Validation of a candidate instrument to assess image quality in digital mammography using ROC analysis

Boita Joana, van Engen Ruben E, Mackenzie Alistair, Tingberg Anders, Bosmans Hilde, Bolejko Anetta, Zackrisson Sophia, Wallis Matthew G, Ikeda Debra M, van Ongeval Chantal, Pijnappel Ruud, Broeders Mireille, Sechopoulos Ioannis 30 mrt 2021, In: European Journal of Radiology. 139

Supplemental Breast MRI for Women with Extremely Dense Breasts:Results of the Second Screening Round of the DENSE Trial

Veenhuizen Stefanie G A, de Lange Stéphanie V, Bakker Marije F, Pijnappel Ruud M, Mann Ritse M, Monninkhof Evelyn M, Emaus Marleen J, de Koekkoek-Doll Petra K, Bisschops Robertus H C, Lobbes Marc B I, de Jong Mathijn D F, Duvivier Katya M, Veltman Jeroen, Karssemeijer Nico, de Koning Harry J, van Diest Paul J, Mali Willem P T M, van den Bosch Maurice A A J, van Gils Carla H, Veldhuis Wouter B, 16 mrt 2021, In: Radiology. 299 , p. 278-286 9 p.

Trends in delayed breast cancer diagnosis after recall at screening mammography

Lameijer J R C, Voogd A C, Broeders M J M, Pijnappel R M, Setz-Pels W, Strobbe L J, Jansen F H, Tjan-Heijnen V C G, Duijm L E M mrt 2021, In: European Journal of Radiology. 136 , p. 1-9

Diffusion weighted imaging of the breast:Performance of standardized breast tumor tissue selection methods in clinical decision making

Wielema M, Sijens P E, Dijkstra H, De Bock G H, van Bruggen I G, Siegersma J E, Langius E, Pijnappel R M, Dorrius M D, Oudkerk M jan 2021, In: PLoS ONE. 16

Development and content validity evaluation of a candidate instrument to assess image quality in digital mammography:A mixed-method study

Boita Joana, Bolejko Anetta, Zackrisson Sophia, Wallis Matthew G, Ikeda Debra M, Van Ongeval Chantal, van Engen Ruben E, Mackenzie Alistair, Tingberg Anders, Bosmans Hilde, Pijnappel Ruud, Sechopoulos Ioannis, Broeders Mireille jan 2021, In: European Journal of Radiology. 134 , p. 1-10

How does image quality affect radiologists' perceived ability for image interpretation and lesion detection in digital mammography?

Boita Joana, van Engen Ruben E, Mackenzie Alistair, Tingberg Anders, Bosmans Hilde, Bolejko Anetta, Zackrisson Sophia, Wallis Matthew G, Ikeda Debra M, Van Ongeval Chantal, Pijnappel Ruud, Broeders Mireille, Sechopoulos Ioannis, 2021, In: European Radiology. 31 , p. 5335-5343 9 p.

Image-guided breast biopsy and localisation:recommendations for information to women and referring physicians by the European Society of Breast Imaging

Bick Ulrich, Trimboli Rubina M, Athanasiou Alexandra, Balleyguier Corinne, Baltzer Pascal A T, Bernathova Maria, Borbély Krisztina, Brkljacic Boris, Carbonaro Luca A, Clauser Paola, Cassano Enrico, Colin Catherine, Esen Gul, Evans Andrew, Fallenberg Eva M, Fuchsjaeger Michael H, Gilbert Fiona J, Helbich Thomas H, Heywang-Köbrunner Sylvia H, Herranz Michel, Kinkel Karen, Kilburn-Toppin Fleur, Kuhl Christiane K, Lesaru Mihai, Lobbes Marc B I, Mann Ritse M, Martincich Laura, Panizza Pietro, Pediconi Federica, Pijnappel Ruud M, Pinker Katja, Schiaffino Simone, Sella Tamar, Thomassin-Naggara Isabelle, Tardivon Anne, Ongeval Chantal Van, Wallis Matthew G, Zackrisson Sophia, Forrai Gabor, Herrero Julia Camps, Sardanelli Francesco, 1 dec 2020, In: Insights into Imaging. 11

Nonradioactive surgical guidance with radiofrequency identification technology for locating nonpalpable breast lesions; Initial experiences of the RFID Localizer I Trial

Christenhusz A., Den Dekker B., Van Dalen T., Jongen L., Van der Schaaf M., Haken B. Ten, Pijnappel R., Dassen A. okt 2020, In: European Journal of Cancer. 138 , p. S117

The cost-effectiveness of digital breast tomosynthesis in a population breast cancer screening program

Wang Jing, Phi Xuan-Anh, Greuter Marcel J W, Daszczuk Alicja M, Feenstra Talitha L, Pijnappel Ruud M, Vermeulen Karin M, Buls Nico, Houssami Nehmat, Lu Wenli, de Bock Geertruida H okt 2020, In: European Radiology. 30 , p. 5437-5445 9 p.

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