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PhD Defence

To stop, or not to stop, Deprescribing preventive cardiovascular medication in low-risk general practice patients

  • C.H. Luymes
Thursday 7 June 2018
Academy Building
Rapenburg 73
2311 GJ Leiden


This thesis is about preventive care to avoid cardiovascular disease. The Dutch guideline dealing with this preventive care was revisded in 2012. Luymes researches what influence this revision had for daily medical practice.


  • Prof. M.E. Numans


PhD defences are free; you do not have to register.

PhD dissertations

PhD dissertations by Leiden PhD students are available digitally after the defence through the Leiden Repository, that offers free access to these PhD dissertations. Please note that in some cases a dissertation may be under embargo temporarily and access to its full-text version will only be granted later.

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