New technique used to treat arrhythmias23-12-2016
The first patients were treated with a new technique for complex arrhythmias this week by the Hart+Vaat Centrum at Maastricht UMC+ (MUMC + news).
Anniversary book: The Maastricht Experiment19-12-2016
At the end of December, the book The Maastricht Experiment - On the challenges faced by a young university 1976 – 2016 will be published on the occasion of Maastricht University’s 40th anniversary.
Prediabetes results in damage to small blood vessels19-12-2016
Damage to small blood vessels in prediabetes (mumc+ news).
Nerve damage after chemotherapy underestimated17-12-2016
Certain types of chemotherapy cause a greater degree of nerve damage than was previously thought (PhD conferral Tonneke Beijers).
Alternative for phlebotomy in haemochromatosis13-12-2016
The selective withdrawal of red blood cells as a treatment for haemochromatosis (iron overload) is an effective and patient-friendly alternative to phlebotomy (bloodletting) (PhD conferral Eva Rombout).
EU & ME: Commemorating 25 Years of the Maastricht Treaty12-12-2016
On 9 December 2016, leading politicians, scholars and interested parties followed the invitation of the municipality of Maastricht to attend the 25th anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty.
ITEM’s Alexander Hoogenboom wins Ius Commune Prize09-12-2016
Alexander Hoogenboom, scientific coordinator at ITEM, is the winner of the Ius Commune Prize of 2016. Alexander Hoogenboom won the 2016 Ius Commune Prize for his paper ‘In Search of a Rationale for the EU Citizenship Jurisprudence’. The prize was awarded at the 15th Ius Commune Conference on 24 November 2016.