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dr. C.M. (Caroline) Speksnijder

dr. C.M. (Caroline) Speksnijder

Associate Professor
dr. C.M. (Caroline) Speksnijder
  • Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prosthodontics and Special Dental Care
  • Department of Head and Neck Oncology
  • Julius Center Research Program Cancer

Research Programs

Strategic Program Cancer

Biography

Biography

In 1998 Caroline Speksnijder obtained her degree in Physical Therapy at Rotterdam University, her MSc degree of Human Movement Sciences as well as Epidemiology at Maastricht University in 2002, and her MMPT degree of Orofacial Physical Therapy in 2008. In May 2011 Caroline obtained her PhD on her thesis ‘Function after oral oncological intervention, reconstruction and rehabilitation’ at the University of Utrecht (UU). From that time she works as a senior researcher at UMC Utrecht and Radboudumc Nijmegen.

The focus of her research is on head and neck cancer, functioning of head and neck, and physical therapy. She develops a new augmented reality training to study orofacial motor control and is leader of international development of Patient Reported Outcome Measurements in the Head and Neck area. Caroline’s teaching experience includes courses in epidemiology as well as physical therapy.

Research Output (63)

Mastication, swallowing, and salivary flow in patients with head and neck cancer:objective tests versus patient-reported outcomes

Vermaire Jorine A, Raaijmakers Cornelis P J, Verdonck-de Leeuw Irma M, Jansen Femke, Leemans C René, Terhaard Chris H J, Speksnijder Caroline M Dec 2021, In: Supportive Care in Cancer. 29 , p. 7793-7803 11 p.

Effect of elective neck dissection versus sentinel lymph node biopsy on shoulder morbidity and health-related quality of life in patients with oral cavity cancer:A longitudinal comparative cohort study

van Hinte Gerben, Sancak Tolunay, Weijs Willem L.J., Merkx Matthias A.W., Leijendekkers Ruud A., Nijhuis-van der Sanden Maria W.G., Takes Robert, Speksnijder Caroline M. Nov 2021, In: Oral Oncology. 122 , p. 1-7

Immediate implant placement in edentulous oral cancer patients:a long-term retrospective analysis of 207 patients

Wetzels J. G.H., Meijer G. J., de Haan A. F.J., Merkx M. A.W., Speksnijder C. M. Nov 2021, In: International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 50 , p. 1521-1528 8 p.

Is the course of headache complaints related to the course of orofacial pain and disability in patients treated for temporomandibular pain? An observational study

van der Meer Hedwig A., Calixtre Letícia B., Speksnijder Caroline M., Engelbert Raoul H.H., Nijhuis-Van der Sanden Maria W.G., Visscher Corine M. Sep 2021, In: Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 11 , p. 1-12

Identifying unmet needs and limitations in physical health in survivors of Head and Neck Cancer

van Hinte Gerben, Leijendekkers Ruud A., Merkx Matthias A.W., Takes Robert P., Nijhuis-van der Sanden Maria W.G., Speksnijder Caroline M. Sep 2021, In: European Journal of Cancer Care. 30 , p. 1-12

Reliability of the 100 mL water swallow test in patients with head and neck cancer and healthy subjects

Vermaire Jorine A, Terhaard Chris H J, Verdonck-de Leeuw Irma M, Raaijmakers Cornelis P J, Speksnijder Caroline M Aug 2021, In: Head & neck. 43 , p. 2468-2476 9 p.

Mandibular range of motion in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with and without clinically established temporomandibular joint involvement and in healthy children: a cross-sectional study

de Sonnaville Willemijn F C, Speksnijder Caroline M, Zuithoff Nicolaas P A, Verkouteren Daan R C, Wulffraat Nico W, Steenks Michel H, Rosenberg Antoine J W P 3 Jul 2021, In: Pediatric Rheumatology. 19

Maximum bite force in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis with and without clinical established temporomandibular joint involvement and in healthy children: a cross-sectional study

de Sonnaville Willemijn, Speksnijder Caroline, Zuithoff NPA, Verkouteren Daan, Wulffraat Nico M., Steenks MH, Rosenberg AJWP Jul 2021, In: Journal of Oral Rehabilitation. 48 , p. 774-784 11 p.

Reply to ‘letter to the editor concerning ‘effects of physical therapy for temporomandibular disorders on headache pain intensity:A systematic review’ by Castien & Scholten-Peeters

van der Meer Hedwig A., Calixtre Leticia B., Engelbert Raoul H.H., Visscher Corine M., Nijhuis – van der Sanden Maria WG, Speksnijder Caroline M. Jun 2021, In: Musculoskeletal Science and Practice. 53 , p. 102338

Corrigendum to “Effects of physical therapy for temporomandibular disorders on headache pain intensity:A systematic review” (Musculoskeletal Science and Practice (2020) 50, (102277), (S2468781220305828), (10.1016/j.msksp.2020.102277))

van der Meer Hedwig A., Calixtre Leticia B., Engelbert Raoul H.H., Visscher Corine M., Nijhuis – van der Sanden Maria WG, Speksnijder Caroline M. Jun 2021, In: Musculoskeletal Science and Practice. 53 , p. 1-3

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