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

Full Professor

  • Radiology

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

Research Programs

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

    Secretary General of the European Society of Breast Cancer Imaging (EUSOBI)

    Member of the multidisciplinary audit team of the EUSOMA

    Board member of the BOOG (Borstkanker Onderzoek Groep) Dutch Breast Cancer Research Group

    Member of the Dutch Male Breast Cancer Consortium (DMBCC)

    Member of the BOOG Working Group: Loco Regional Breast Cancer

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

     

Research Output (82)

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. 109517

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. 109464

Cost-effectiveness of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis in Population-based Breast Cancer Screening:A Probabilistic Sensitivity Analysis

Sankatsing Valérie D V, Juraniec Karolina, Grimm Sabine E, Joore Manuela A, Pijnappel Ruud M, de Koning Harry J, van Ravesteyn Nicolien T okt 2020, In: Radiology. 297 , p. 40-48 9 p.

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.

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

Delayed breast cancer diagnosis after repeated recall at biennial screening mammography:an observational follow-up study from the Netherlands

Lameijer Joost R C, Voogd Adri C, Pijnappel Ruud M, Setz-Pels Wikke, Broeders Mireille J, Tjan-Heijnen Vivianne C G, Duijm Lucien E M 21 jul 2020, In: British Journal of Cancer. 123 , p. 325-332 8 p.

Meerwaarde van MRI-screening bij zeer dicht borstweefsel in het bevolkingsonderzoek borstkanker

de Lange Stéphanie V., Bakker Marije F., Pijnappel Ruud M., Mann Ritse M., Peeters Petra H.M., Monninkhof Evelyn M., Emaus Marleen J., Loo Claudette E., 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., Veldhuis Wouter B., van Gils Carla H. apr 2020, In: Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde. 164 10 p.

Radiotherapy after primary CHEMotherapy (RAPCHEM):Practice variation in a Dutch registration study (BOOG 2010-03)

Boersma Liesbeth J, Verloop Janneke, Voogd Adri C, Elkhuizen Paula H M, Houben Ruud, van Leeuwen A Elise, Linn Sabine, de Munck Linda, Pijnappel Ruud, Strobbe Luc, van Dalen Thijs, Wesseling Jelle, Poortmans Philip apr 2020, In: Radiotherapy & Oncology. 145 , p. 201-208 8 p.

Computer-Aided Diagnosis in Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Screening of Women With Extremely Dense Breasts to Reduce False-Positive Diagnoses

Verburg Erik, van Gils Carla H, Bakker Marije F, Viergever Max A, Pijnappel Ruud M, Veldhuis Wouter B, Gilhuijs Kenneth G A 6 mrt 2020, In: Investigative Radiology. 55 , p. 438-444 7 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, 5 feb 2020, In: Insights into Imaging. 11

All Research Output (82)