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prof. dr. R.A.M.J. (Roger) Damoiseaux

Full Professor

  • Department of General Practice

prof. dr. R.A.M.J. (Roger) Damoiseaux

Biography

Roger Damoiseaux started his medical career in Africa. He worked for 4 years as a medical officer in a mission hospital in Malawi (Central Africa). Since 1995 he works as a general practitioner. In 2000 he finished his PhD thesis ‘acute otitis media in infancy in general practice, a therapeutic and prognostic study’. In 2011 he became a teacher at the specialty training in general practice at the University Medical Center in Utrecht. In 2013 he was appointed as head of the GP specialty training in Utrecht. In 2014 he was appointed as professor of General Practice at the University Medical Center in Utrecht.

His research focuses on the treatment of otitis media and upper respiratory tract infections in children. Further there is an ongoing search for prognostic factors for these medical problems. He also is involved in research on medical education.

He is co-author of professional guidelines and Cochrane reviews on otitis media and colorectal blood loss. He is member of the editorial board of the ‘Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde’ and the Cochrane group ‘acute respiratory infections’. From 2003 until 2007 he was member of the editorial board of ‘Huisarts en Wetenschap’. From 2007 until 2011 he was member of the Commission Pharmaceutical Help (CFH) of the Health Care Insurance Board (CVZ). From 2014 until 2016 he was a member of the Registration Board of Medical Specialists (RGS). From 2016 he is a member of the Legislative Board of Medical Specialists (CGS).

Side Activities

  • Member of the Legislative Board of Medical Specialists (CGS).

    Member of the editorial board of the ‘Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde’ and the Cochrane group ‘acute respiratory infections’

Research Output (137)

Accuracy of telephone triage in patients suspected of transient ischaemic attack or stroke:a cross-sectional study

Erkelens Daphne C, Rutten Frans H, Wouters Loes T, Dolmans L Servaas, de Groot Esther, Damoiseaux Roger A, Zwart Dorien L 5 dec 2020, In: BMC Family Practice. 21

Improving pain management in childhood acute otitis media in general practice:a cluster randomised controlled trial of a GP-targeted educational intervention

van Uum Rick T, Venekamp Roderick P, Zuithoff Nicolaas Pa, Sjoukes Alies, van de Pol Alma C, Schilder Anne Gm, Damoiseaux Roger Amj 24 aug 2020, In: The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners. 70 , p. E684-E695

Accuracy of telephone triage in primary care patients with chest discomfort:a cross-sectional study

Wouters Loes Tcm, Rutten Frans H, Erkelens Daphne Ca, De Groot Esther, Damoiseaux Roger Amj, Zwart Dorien Lm aug 2020, In: Open Heart. 7 , p. e001376

Limited reliability of experts' assessment of telephone triage in primary care patients with chest discomfort

Erkelens D C, Rutten F H, Wouters L T, de Groot E, Damoiseaux R A, Hoes A W, Zwart D L 27 jul 2020, In: Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 127 , p. 117-124 8 p.

Chest discomfort at night and risk of acute coronary syndrome:cross-sectional study of telephone conversations

Wouters Loes, Zwart Dorien, Erkelens Carmen, de Groot Esther, Damoiseaux Roger, Hoes Arno, Rutten Frans 1 jun 2020, In: The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners. 70 , p. 70

Missed acute coronary syndrome during telephone triage at out-of-hours primary care:lessons from a case-control study

Erkelens Carmen, Rutten Frans, Wouters Loes, de Groot Esther, Damoiseaux Roger, Hoes Arno, Zwart Dorien jun 2020, In: British Journal of General Practice. 70

GP trainees' perceptions on learning EBM using conversations in the workplace:a video-stimulated interview study

Welink Lisanne S, de Groot Esther, Pype Peter, Van Roy Kaatje, van den Wittenboer Iris D, Bartelink Marie-Louise E L, Damoiseaux Roger A M J 6 mei 2020, In: BMC Medical Education. 20

"Tinkering and overruling the computer decision support system:Working strategies of telephone triage-nurses who assess the urgency of callers suspected of having an acute cardiac event."

Wouters Loes T, Zwart Dorien L, Erkelens Daphne C, Huijsmans Marlies, Hoes Arno W, Damoiseaux Roger A, Rutten Frans H, de Groot Esther apr 2020, In: Journal of Clinical Nursing. 29 , p. 1175-1186 12 p.

Applying evidence-based medicine in general practice:a video-stimulated interview study on workplace-based observation

Welink Lisanne S, Van Roy Kaatje, Damoiseaux Roger A M J, Suijker Hilde A, Pype Peter, de Groot Esther, Bartelink Marie-Louise E L 8 jan 2020, In: BMC Family Practice. 21

Panel 5:Impact of otitis media on quality of life and development

Homøe Preben, Heidemann Christian H, Damoiseaux Roger Amj, Lailach Susen, Lieu Judith E C, Phillips John S, Venekamp Roderick P 20 dec 2019, In: International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 130 10 p.

All Research Output (137)