Professor Lukas Dekker is a cardiologist at the Catharina Hospital Eindhoven, specialized in diagnosing and treatment of patients with cardiac arrhythmias. He is also involved in several basic research projects; he, for example, supervises an experimental project in Bordeaux, France, about the role of atrial wall stress in the occurrence as well as treatment of atrial fibrillation. He is part-time professor at the departments of Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering.
Lukas Dekker studied medicine in Amsterdam; he finished his cardiology training in 2003 in Amsterdam. In 1996 he finished his PhD about ‘Role of intracellular calcium in ischemic damage and preconditioning in cardiac muscle’ with honours.<br/>From 2008 onwards he works as a cardiologist-electrophysiologist in the Catharina Hospital Eindhoven.
From evidence-based medicine to digital twin technology for predicting ventricular tachycardia in ischaemic cardiomyopathyJournal of Royal Society Interface (2022)
Left atrial reservoir strain as a predictor of cardiac outcome in patients with heart failureBMC Cardiovascular Disorders (2022)
Age-dependency of EHRA improvement based on quality of life at diagnosis of atrial fibrillationJournal of Arrhythmia (2022)
Medical Instrument Segmentation in 3D US by Hybrid Constrained Semi-Supervised LearningIEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (2022)
Successful implementation of ehealth interventions in healthcareHealth Services Management Research (2021)
- Cardioloog, Catharina Ziekenhuis