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BMA’s involvement within Obstetrics

BMA sponsors a variety of theses and events. Please find a selection below  : 



Acquiring minimally invasive surgical skills by Ellen Hiemstra
Advances in diagnosis and treatment of tubal subfertility by Kim Dreyer
Advances in training for Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery by Henk W.R. Schreuder
Air pollution exposure and pregnancy complications: The generation R Study by Edith van den Hooven
Assessment of Cardiovascular Disease after Hypertensive Pregnancy Disorders by Sanne Visser
Assessment of current and future ovarian reserve status by Simone Broer
Beyond successful external cephalic version by M. de Hundt
Biomarkers in endometrial cancer and related gynaecological malignancies by Laura Seeber
Cerebral manifestations of preeclampsia by Ingrid Brussé
Chromosomal mosaicism: underlying mechanisms and consequences for early human embryo development by Margarida Santos
Clinical aspects of Postpartum Hemorrhage by Babette Prick
Clinical implications of immune cell infiltration in vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia by Edith van Esch
Clinical significance of C4d in SLE and antiphospholipid syndrome by Danielle Cohen
Congenital Heart Disease. Vascular risk factors and medication by Dineke Smedts
Cost-effectiveness in reproductive medicine by Lobke Molenaar
Detection of premalignant cervical lesions: The role of digital colposcopy, human papillomaviruses and biomarkers by Jacqueline Louwers
Developmental origins of increased nuchal translucency by Nicole Burger
Dutch perinatal care: performance and innovative strategies by Jacoba van der Kooy
Economic evaluations and clinical decision making in obstetrics by Gert-Jan van Baaren
Early growth and cardiovascular development in childhood by Layla de Jonge
Early Human Growth: Periconception Epidemiological and Epigenetic Studies by M.I. Bouwland-Both
Early Prediction of Preeclampsia and Intra Uterine Growth Restriction by Koen L. Deurloo
Early pregnancy development and obstetric complications by Robbert van Oppenraaij
Eclampsia & Preeclampsia – causes and long term consequences of maternal brain involvement by Annet Aukes
Effects of vaginal prolapse surgery and ageing on vaginal vascularization by Maaike Weber
Endometrial Stromal Cells and Recurrent Miscarriage by Charlotte Weimar
Extended assessment in mild ovarian stimulation by Monique Sterrenburg
Female Aging – Quantification of ovarian reserve and its association with cardiovascular health by Annelien de Kat
Fertility Forecasting: Advances in the role of anti-Müllerian hormone as a reproductive biomarker by Madeleine Dólleman
Fertility treatment in obese women by Aafke Koning
Fetal and Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia: towards implementation of screening in pregnancy by Marije Kamphuis
Fetal autonomic cardiac response during pregnancy and labour by Judith van Laar
Fetal echocardiography from a new perspective par Bauke Adriaanse
Fetal fibronectin in the prediction of preterm birth by Merel Bruijn
Fetal fluid and protein dynamics by S. Pasman
Fetal growth restricion – Prenatal predictors for neonatal and late functional outcome by Jozien Tanis
Fetal volume measurements in the first trimester of pregnancy with three-dimensional ultrasound by Nicol Smeets
Folic Acid, Dietary Patterns and Perinatal Health – The Generetion R Study by Sarah Timmermans
Gastroschisis; perinatal and postnatal aspects by Claar Lap
Genetics of ovarian ageing by Marlies Voorhuis
Group B Streptococcus and Pregnancy; Towards an optimal prevention strategy for neonatal Group B Streptococcal Disease by Arijaan W. Valkenburg – van den Berg
Hemodynamic profyling in complicated pregnancies by Jérôme Cornette
Hemodynamics and maternal characteristics prior to hypertensive disorder of pregnancy by Karlijn Vollebregt
Hemodynamics and vascular development in the chicken embryo by Annelien M. Oosterbaan
Human embryonic growth: periconception parental and environmeltal factors by Evelyne van Uitert
Hypertensive disorders in pre-term pregnancy: management and long-term consequences by Josje Langenveld
Hysteroscopic Sterilisation by Bas Veersema
Imaging in early stage cervical cancer by J.P. Hoogendam
Immunological challenges during pregnancy; preeclampsia and egg donation by Marie-Louise van der Hoorn
Immunology and Immunotherapy of high grade cervical lesions and cancer by Peggy de Vos van Steenwijk
Impact of the male factor on the prediction of natural conception by Esther Leushuis
Improving cervical cancer screening in the HPV era by Remko Bosgraaf
Improving cercival cancer screening by HPV selfsampling by Viola Verhoef
Improving evaluation of obstetric interventions by Janneke van ‘t Hooft
Improving management of breech presentation at term by Floortje Vlemmix
Improving maternal outcome in low-resource settings using simulation-based training by Ellen Nelissen
Improving perinatal outcome; towards individualized care by Brenda Kazemier
Improving treatment strategies in ovarian cancer-towards individualized care by Hannah van Meurs
Inducing labour: comparison of pharmacological and mechanical approaches by Mieke ten Eikelder
Induction of labour – Folety catheter revisited by M. Jozwiak
Inequities in perinatal health – determinants ans strategies for improvement by Anke Posthumus
Innovative molecular markers for diagnosis and and prognosis in cervival neoplasia by Aniek Boers
Intercultural communication between doctors and patients; a multi-perspective exploration by Emma Paternotte
In vitro culture of human embryos by Ewka Nelissen
IUPC trail by J.J. Bakker
IVF and Internet, Evaluation of an Interactive Personal Health Record for IVF Patients by Wouter Tuil
Infants with a birth weigth ≤ 750 g; maternal characteristics, survival, neonatal morbidity and development by Marieke J. Claas
Intrauterine blood transfusion: indications, risks, quality control and long-term outcome by Irene Lindenburg
Lange termijn effecten van een type 1 diabetische zwangerschap op de ontwikkeling van het kind by Maarten Rijpert
Laparoscopic hysterectomy: predictors of quality of surgery by Dries Twijnstra
Lifestyle interventions for obese women before and during pregancy; the effect on pregnancy outcomes, by Anneloes Ruifrok
Longitudinal brain development in extremely preterm newborns by Karina Kersbergen
Long-term follow-up of obstetric studies by Margreet Teune
Lymphatic development and blood flow alterations in fetuses with nuchal edema by Yolanda de Mooij
Management of first trimester miscarriage; new insight in old dilemmas by Marike Lemmers
Management of endometrial abnormalities in postmenopausal women, an individualized approach by Merel Breijer
Management of term and post term pregnancy by Corine Verhoeven
Management of term growth restriction: neonatal and long term outcomes by Linda van Wyk
Maternal brain involvement in (pre)eclampsia. Pathophysiology and long-term consequences by Marjon Wiegman
Maternal Placental Syndromes: pathological mechanisms and long term consequenses by Jan Veerbeek
Maternal recognition of the (semi) allogeneic fetus during implantation and pregnancy by Lisa Lashley
Menopause and ovarian reserve: genetic and clinical aspects by Jeroen van Disseldorp
Minimal invasive diagnostics and surgery in early stage cervical cancer by Jonas van de Lande
Minimal invasive surgery: patients’ and doctors’ perspectives by Bertho Nieboer
Molecular targets in serous gynecologic cancers by Jolijn Groeneweg
Monitoring in pregnancy and labour: Uterine myography and Fetal ECG by Margo Graatsma
Monochorionic twin pregnancies by Karien Hack
MR imaging of metastatic lymph nodes: experimental, methodological and observational studies by Wenche Klerkx
Neonatal ventriculomegaly: diagnostic and prognostic implications by Margaretha Brouwer
Neuroendocrine regulation in PCOS by Marja-Liisa Hendriks
Niche in the caesarean scar, imaging, symptoms and risk factors by Marjolein Bij de Vaate
NIPT: towards implementation in the Netherlands, by Joanne Verweij
Normal and Abnormal Embryonic Development in Virtual Reality by Leonie Baken
Novel biomarkers for cervical screening and surveillance of women treated for cervical precancer by Margot Uijterwaal
Obstetric Emergencies in Primary Midwifery Care in the Netherlands, by Marrit Smit
On renal Pathophysiology in preeclampsia by Marlies Penning
Optimisation of GnRH antagonist use in ART by Oujidane Hamdine
Optimizing care for couples with recurrent miscarriage by Emmy van den Boogaard
Ovarian dysfunction & implications for female health by Nadine Daan
Ovarian reserve tests in the prediction of the fertile lifespan and current fertility by Martine Depmann
Pelvic Floor Function after Gynaecological Cancer Treatment by Menke Hazewinkel
Pelvic organ prolapse and a magnetic resonance imaging view on pubovisceral muscle avulsions by Karin Lammers
Personalized fertility care in the Internet era by Annemijn Aarts
Perinatal asphyxia and oxidative stress by Helen Torrance
Perinatal glucocorticoid treatment and perspectives for antioxidant therapy by Deodata Tijsseling
Perinatal mortality and severe morbidity of term infants by Annemiek Evers
Perinatal mortality: system related and environmental factors by Jashvant Poeran
Perinatal reproductive endocrinology in singletons ans twins by Esther Kuijper
Pessaries for the prevention of preterm birth in multiple pregnancies by Sophie Liem
Placental development in ongoing pregnancy and miscarriage by Averil Reus
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: preconception, pregnancy and offspring health by Marlieke de Wilde
Posttraumatic stress following pregnancy and childbirth by Claire Stramrood
Preconception Care: The influence of Nutrition and Lifestyle on Fertility by Fatima Hammiche
Predictive factors in epithelial ovarian cancer; towards individualized patient care by Marjet Rutten
Predicting recurrent preeclampsia, empirical and methodological studies by Sander van Kuijk
Preeclamptic disorders of pregnancy; novel moleculair insights by Jiska de Haan-Jebbink
Pregnancy and Outcome in Women with Congenital Heart Disease by A. Balci
Pregnancy related disorders and cardiovascular disease risk by Karst Heida
Prenatal detection of small for gestational age pregnancies by Bart Voskamp
Prenatal Down syndrome screening: screening policies revised by Melanie Engels
Prenatal screening for congenital heart defects by Christine van Velzen
Prenatal screening in twin pregnancies by Ingeborg Linskens
Pre-implantation embryo-endometrail signalling by Gijs Teklenburg
Preterm labor and medical test evaluation by Jolande Vis
Preventive strategies for preterm birth women with a multiple pregnancy by Lidewij van de Mheen
Primary Ovarian Insufficiency: genes, hormones, and beyond by Femi Janse
Psychopathology, phsychosocial problems and substance use during pregnancy, by Chantal Quispel
Q fever during pregnancy – lessons from the Dutch epidemic by Janna Munster
Recovery and return to work after gynaecological surgery by Ton Vonk Noordegraaf
Remifentanil for labour pain: safety and efficacy by Marit Douma
Remifentanil patient controlled analgesia versus epidural analgesia in labour by Liv Freeman
Results of Clinical Research to Improve EVAR by Evert Waasdorp
Risk assessment during pregnancy and labor, focusing on fetal growth and contractions by Blanka Vasak
Risk-based management in Obstetrics by Ewoud Schuit
Risk factors and prognostic models for perinatal asphyxia at term by Sabine Ensing
Risk factors for pelvic organic prolapse recurrence and the role of findings on translabial ultrasound by Tineke Vergeldt
Safe Motherhood: severe acute maternal morbidity in the Netherlands by Joost Zwart
Safe Motherhood: obstetric audit in Namibia and The Netherlands by Jeroen van Dillen
Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus by Marsha van Leeuwen
Screening for Spontaneous Preterm Birth by Melanie van Os en Jeanine van der Ven
Simulation of fetal heart rate declarations by Beatrijs van der Hout
Simulation Training in Hysteroscopic Surgery by Julliene Janse
Stormy clouds in seventh heaven. A study on anxiety and depression around childbirth, by Judith Meijer
Strategies to Reduce Perinatal Health Inequalities – the Healthy Pregnancy 4 All study by Amber Vos
Studies on induced labor by Jannet Bakker
Studies on Vascular Health and Reproductive Ageing by Felicia Yarde
Teaching and quality control in fetoscopic surgery by Suzanne Peeters
Timing of delivery for women with non-severe hypertensive disorders of pregnancy by Kim Broekhuijsen
The effect of maternal diabetes mellitus on prenatal growth and postnatal development by Nurah Hammoud
The enigma of unexplained subfertility by Alexandra Bensdorp
The fetal heart. Critical appraisal of three-dimensional echocardiography by Lukas Bastiaan Uittenbogaard
The management of gestational hypertension or mild preeclampsia at term: The HYPITAT trail by Corine Koopmans
The maternal brain in (pre)eclampsia: long-term neurocognitive functioning, by Ineke Postma
The maternal brain in pregnancy and preeclampsia: physiologic adaptations and neurologic complications by Malou Schreurs
The significance of Hysteroscopy Screening prior to Assisted Reproduction by Jenneke Kasius
Towards a better understanding of serous carcinoma of the female genital tract by Thijs Roelofsen
Translabial 3D ultrasound for diagnosing levator ani defects in women with pelvic organ prolapse by Kim Notten
Twin Anemia Polycythemia Sequence by Femke Slaghekke
Unexplained Recurrent Miscarriage by Stef Kaandorp
Unhealthy behaviors during pregnancy – Who continues to smoke and consume alcohol, and is treatment of anxiety and depressive symptoms effective, by Chantal Beijers
Ureteral injuries during Laparoscopic Hysterectomy by P. Janssen
Uterin cavity evaluation in reproductive medecine by Janine Smit
Uterus preservation versus vaginal hysterectomy in surgical treatment of uterine prolapse by Renée Detollenaere
Women’s Health Implications of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome by Susanne M. Veltman-Verhulst
Work, environment and reproductive health by Claudia Snijder



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