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Jolanda de Vries


  • Warandelaan 2, Tias Building, room T 519

    5037 AB Tilburg


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Research interests


The main research topics are quality of life, fatigue, and personality examined mainly in patients with a physical trauma, (breast) cancer, or an interstitial lung disease.


Between January 2014 and January 2018 head of the department of Medical and Clinical Psychology.

Since 2006 full professor Quality of life.

Health care psychologist and medical manager of the Elisabeth-TweeSteden hospital (ETZ). As of January 2018 member of the Board of the medical staf of ETZ.


Coordinating Pathology, a course of the master medical psychology. In this course I teach on the topic psychological problems in oncology patients.

Current courses

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External positions

Member Supervisory Board (Cardia)

3 Sep 2018 → …

Board member (Rino Zuid)

1 Jan 2014 → …

Medical Manager (St. Elisabeth Ziekenhuis)

1 Jul 2007 → …


  • Medical Psychology
  • Quality Of Life
  • Personality And Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Theory Of Personality
  • Cancer
  • Sarcoidosis

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Research Output 1996 2019

Added value of frailty and social support in predicting risk of 30-day unplanned re-admission or death for patients with heart failure: An analysis from OPERA-HF

Sokoreli, I., Cleland, J. G., Pauws, S. C., Steyerberg, E. W., de Vries, J. J. G., Riistama, J. M., Dobbs, K., Bulemfu, J. & Clark, A. L., 2019, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 278, p. 167-172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Area Under Curve
Logistic Models
Marital Status
Open Access
Quality of Life

Quality of life and not health status improves after major amputation in the elderly critical limb ischemia patient

Peters, C. & de Vries, J., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Ervaren kwaliteit van leven na een trauma

Kruithof, N., Traa, M. J., Karabatzakis, M., Polinder, S., de Vries, J. & de Jongh, M., Mar 2018, In : FysioPraxis. 2018, Maart, p. 30-33

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Everyday cognitive failure and depressive symptoms predict fatigue in sarcoidosis: A prospective follow-up study

Hendriks, C., Drent, M., De Kleijn, W., Elfferich, M., Wijnen, P. & de Vries, J., 2018, In : Respiratory Medicine. 138, p. S24-S30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Medical Records