ir. U. Boere

ir. U. Boere

Associate Professor
ir. U. Boere
  • Department of General Practice
  • Julius Center Research

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Dorien Zwart, M.D., Ph.D, is Associate Professor and Head of Department of General Practice in the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care at University Medical Center Utrecht. She also practices as a Family Physician at the Primary Health Care Center De Bilt. Zwart's research primarily focuses on patient safety and quality in general practice targeting the top 3 patient safety challenges in primary care: diagnostic safety, transitional safety and medication safety. Within this scope, she is developing and supervising an applied scientific research portfolio as part of healthcare innovation research in Julius Center of Health Science and Primary Care.  She mainly works on multi method complex intervention studies in real world settings in multidiciplinary research teams.  Beside her research, she is a passionate teacher and educational innovator. She teaches general practice and famly medicine as well as quality and patient safety siubjects in graduate, post graduate and post academic education. Zwart received her medical degree at the University of Groningen, her medical specialty degree at  the University Medical Center Utrecht and her doctorate at the University of Utrecht.

Research Output (89)

Remote hospital care for recovering covid-19 patients using telemedicine:A randomised controlled trial

van Goor Harriët M.R., Breteler Martine J.M., van Loon Kim, de Hond Titus A.P., Reitsma Johannes B., Zwart Dorien L.M., Kalkman Cornelis J., Kaasjager Karin A.H. 17 Dec 2021, In: Journal of Clinical medicine. 10

Common infections and antibiotic prescribing during the first year of the covid-19 pandemic:A primary care-based observational cohort study

Boeijen Josi A., van der Velden Alike W., Hullegie Saskia, Platteel Tamara N., Zwart Dorien L.M., Damoiseaux Roger A.M.J., Venekamp Roderick P., van de Pol Alma C. 13 Dec 2021, In: Antibiotics [E]. 10 , p. 1-12

How Do Care Transitions Work?:Unraveling the Working Mechanisms of Care Transition Interventions

Zwart Dorien L.M., Schnipper Jeffrey L., Vermond Debbie, Bates David W. 1 Aug 2021, In: Medical care. 59 , p. S387-S397

Implementation of Complex Interventions:Lessons Learned From the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Transitional Care Portfolio

Gesell Sabina B., Prvu Bettger Janet, Lawrence Raymona H., Li Jing, Hoffman Jeanne, Lutz Barbara J., Grudzen Corita, Johnson Anna M., Krishnan Jerry A., Hsu Lewis L., Zwart Dorien, Williams Mark V., Schnipper Jeffrey L. 1 Aug 2021, In: Medical care. 59 , p. S344-S354

Gender-stratified analyses of symptoms associated with acute coronary syndrome in telephone triage:A cross-sectional study

Wouters Loes T.C.M., Zwart Dorien L.M., Erkelens Daphne C.A., De Groot Esther, Van Smeden Maarten, Hoes Arno W., Damoiseaux Roger A.M.J., Rutten Frans H. 25 Jun 2021, In: BMJ Open. 11 , p. 1-13

Call Characteristics of Patients Suspected of Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) or Stroke During Out-of-Hours Service:A Comparison Between Men and Women

Exalto Lieza G., van Doorn Sander, Erkelens D. Carmen A., Smit Karin, Rutten Frans H., Kappelle L. Jaap, Zwart Dorien L.M. 14 Jun 2021, In: Frontiers in Neurology. 12

Developing a regional transmural care database:A roadmap

Vermond Debbie, Helsper Charles W, Kortekaas Marlous F, Boekema Nicole, de Groot Esther, de Wit Niek J, Zwart Dorien L M 16 Jan 2021, In: International Journal of Medical Informatics. 148 , p. 1-7

Sneller een ambulance bij thoracale klachten ’s nachts

Wouters Loes, Zwart Dorien, Erkelens Carmen, Cheung Noël, de Groot Esther, Damoiseaux Roger, Hoes A. W., Rutten F. H. 2021, In: Huisarts en Wetenschap. 64 , p. 31-34 4 p.

Telefonische triage bij acute thoracale klachten

Wouters Loes, Zwart Dorien, Erkelens Daphne, Huijsmans Marlies, Hoes Arno, Damoiseaux Roger, Rutten F. H., de Groot E. 2021, In: Huisarts en Wetenschap. 64 , p. 41-44 4 p.

Nu thuismeting van zuurstofsaturatie ineens reguliere huisartsenzorg lijkt te zijn…

Zwart Dorien, Venekamp Roderick, Smit Karin, Geersing Geert Jan, Kalkman Cor, Rutten Frans 2021, In: Huisarts en Wetenschap. 64 , p. 43-44 2 p.

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