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Bas Weusten

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Bas L.A.M. Weusten (1967) is professor at the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands. He has as graduated from medical school at Utrecht University, the Netherlands. He has written his PhD thesis on gastroesophageal reflux disease and esophageal perception from 1992 to 1995. After his traineeship in gastroenterology he became a staff member at St Antonius Hospital in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands in 2002.

 

In 2011 he became professor of Innovative GI Endoscopy at the University Medical Center in Amsterdam. In 2017 he moved to Utrecht, where he became appointed as  professor of GI Endoscopy at the University Medical Center Utrecht. He chaired the Dutch society for gastrointestinal endoscopy for many years.

 

His main focus in both clinical work and research is on endoscopic management of early neoplasia of the upper GI tract. He leads the endoscopic esophageal research group in the RAKU (Regionaal Acedemisch Kanker Centrum) collaboration. He has been involved in several national and international guidelines, and chaired the ESGE Position Statement on the Endoscopic Management of Barrett’s Esophagus. 

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Recent publications

Graft dilatation and Barrett's esophagus in adults after gastric pull-up and jejunal interposition for long-gap esophageal atresia Eleonora Sofie van Tuyll van Serooskerken, Gabriele Gallo, Bas L Weusten, Jessie Westerhof, Lodewijk Aa Brosens, Sander Zwaveling, Jetske Ruiterkamp, Jan Bf Hulscher, Hubertus Gm Arets, Arnold Jn Bittermann, David C van der Zee, Stefaan Haj Tytgat, Maud Ya Lindeboom
World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2023, vol. 15, p.553-563
Endoscopic submucosal dissection techniques and technology Diogo Libânio, Pedro Pimentel-Nunes, Barbara Bastiaansen, Raf Bisschops, Michael J Bourke, Pierre H Deprez, Gianluca Esposito, Arnaud Lemmers, Philippe Leclercq, Roberta Maselli, Helmut Messmann, Oliver Pech, Mathieu Pioche, Michael Vieth, Bas L A M Weusten, Lorenzo Fuccio, Pradeep Bhandari, Mario Dinis-Ribeiro
Endoscopy, 2023, vol. 55, p.361-389
A deep learning system for detection of early Barrett's neoplasia K. N. Fockens, M. R. Jong, J. B. Jukema, T. G.W. Boers, C. H.J. Kusters, J. A. van der Putten, R. E. Pouw, Lucas C. Duits, N. S.M. Montazeri, S. N. van Munster, B. L.A.M. Weusten, L. Alvarez Herrero, M. H.M.G. Houben, W. B. Nagengast, J. Westerhof, Alaa Alkhalaf, R. C. Mallant-Hent, P. Scholten, Krish Ragunath, S. Seewald, Peter Elbe, Francisco Baldaque-Silva, Maximilien Barret, J. Ortiz Fernández-Sordo, G. Moral Villarejo, O. Pech, Torsten Beyna, F. van der Sommen, P. H. de With, A. J. de Groof, J. J. Bergman, Alaa Alkhalaf, Lorenza Alvarez Herrero, Francisco Baldaque-Silva, Maximilien Barret, Jacques J. Bergman, Torsten Beyna, Raf Bisschops, Tim G. Boers, Wouter Curvers, Pierre H. Deprez, Lucas C. Duits, Peter Elbe, Jose M. Esteban, Gary W. Falk, K. N. Fockens, Eric Ganguly, Gregory G. Ginsberg, Albert J. de Groof, B. L.A.M. Weusten,
The Lancet Digital Health, 2023, vol. 5, p.e905-e916
Adequacy of endoscopic recognition and surveillance of gastric intestinal metaplasia and atrophic gastritis Judith Honing, W Keith Tan, Egle Dieninyte, Maria O'Donovan, Lodewijk Brosens, Bas Weusten, Massimiliano di Pietro
PLoS ONE, 2023, vol. 18
Adverse events of endoscopic full-thickness resection Liselotte W. Zwager, Julius Mueller, Bettina Stritzke, Nahid S.M. Montazeri, Karel Caca, Evelien Dekker, Paul Fockens, Arthur Schmidt, Barbara A.J. Bastiaansen, D. Albers, H. Beaumont, F. C. Bekkering, A. Bielich, J. J. Boonstra, F. ter Borg, P. R. Bos, G. J. Bulte, M. Caselitz, U. Denzer, T. Frieling, E. A.R. Gielisse, A. Glas, A. Glitsch, S. Hasberg, W. L. Hazen, C. Hofmann, M. H.M.G. Houben, W. R. ten Hove, G. Hübner, G. Kähler, T. Kirchner, M. Knoll, A. Lorenz, B. Meier, M. W. Mundt, W. B. Nagengast, L. E. Perk, R. Quispel, F. J. Rando Munoz, M. Repp, R. J.J. de Ridder, S. T. Rietdijk, D. Scholz, R. M. Schreuder, M. P. Schwartz, T. C.J. Seerden, H. van der Sluis, B. W. van der Spek, J. W.A. Straathof, B. L.A.M. Weusten,
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 2023, vol. 97, p.780-789.e4

External positions

Gastroenterologist, St. Antonius Ziekenhuis