Harry Crijns

Harry Crijns


Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, NL

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Harry Crijns is a cardiologist with a specialization in cardiac arrhythmias. Dr Crijns obtained a PhD in 1993 on the medical treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF) and has since then achieved significant improvements in treatment through the introduction of care innovation and research by introducing risk scores CHA2DS2-VASc, HAS-BLED and the HATCH score. 

Dr Crijns is a member of the AER editorial board.

Articles by Harry Crijns

Frequency and Determinants of Spontaneous Conversion to Sinus Rhythm in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Recent-onset Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review

Nikki Pluymaekers, Astrid Hermans, Dominik Linz, et al


Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2020;9(4):195–201.

Monitoring Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Harry Crijns,

Citation: European Cardiovascular Disease 2006;2(1):96–7

Perspectives on ATHENA - Cardiovascular Outcomes versus Symptoms - Atrial Fibrillation

Harry Crijns,

Citation: European Cardiology 2009;5(1):24–6