Prof. dr. H.R. Büller

Harry R. Buller, professor of Vascular Medicine at the Academic Medical center in Amsterdam has devoted his last 35 years of research in improving the diagnosis , prevention, treatment and the etiology of venous thromboembolic disease. He has published in excess of 600 papers and supported more than 50 PhD theses.

His current research projects include

  • treatment of cancer associated VTE with edoxaban (Hokusai VTE-cancer-study)
  • predicting VTE in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
  • assessing the clinical significance of unsuspected VTE
  • improving the diagnosis of PE with decision rules and age adjusted D-dimer
  • heparin or no heparin for initial treatment of VTE