Verschenen artikels 

Vuylsteke M, Vuylsteke P, Decoster M. Niet-parasitaire levercysten. Tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 1994.

Audenaert E, Vuylsteke M, Lissens P, Verhelst M, Verdonck R. Pseudoaneurysm complicating knee arthroscopy. A case report. Acta Orthop Belg 2003; 69(4):382-4.

Van Hoecke M, Lissens P, Vuylsteke M, Verdonck R. Lost gallstones: a relaparoscopic solution to laparoscopic pollution. Acta Chir Belg 2004;104(1):104-6.

Van den Bussche D, Audenaert E, Lissens P, Vuylsteke M. Primaire pneumokokken peritonitis bij een gezonde volwassen vrouw. Tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2004; 60(24):1785-88.

Audenaert E, Almafragi A, Vuylsteke M, Verdonckt C, Verhelst M, Verdonk R. Nocardia farcinica arthritis of the knee. A case report. Acta Orthop Belg 2004;70(4):386-388.

Audenaert E, Verhelst M, Vuylsteke M, Verdonk R. Bilateral simultaneous traumatic achilles tendon rupture. Foot and Ankle surgery 2004;10:49-50.

Schepens A, Audenaert E, Desimpel F, Marcelis S, Lissens P, Vuylsteke M. Percutane transluminale renale angioplastiek bij stenose van de arteria renalis: een overzicht. Tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2005; 61(24):1782-1792.

Van den Bussche D, Audenaert E, van den Heuvel M, Vuylsteke M. Conventional stripping versus laser ablation in the treatment of primary varicose veins. Medimond, UIP, Rio 2005: 193-196.

Van den Bussche D, Audenaert E, Schepens A, Lissens P, Vuylsteke M. Endoveneuze lasertherapie als behandeling van veneuze insuffuciëntie. Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde 2005;61:835-840.

Vuylsteke M,  Vanden Bussche D, Audenaert EA et al. Endovenous laser obliteration for the treatment of primary varicose veins. Phlebology 2006, 21; 80-87.

Vuylsteke M, Liekens K, Moons P, Mordon S. Endovenous Laser Treatment of saphenous vein reflux: how much energy do we need to prevent recanalisations? Vasc Endovascular Surg 2008;42:141-149.

Vuylsteke M, Van Dorpe J, Roelens J, De Bo Th, Mordon S. Endovenous laser treatment: a morphological study in a animal model. Phlebology 2009;24:166-175.

Bonte F, Vuylsteke M. Nieuwe bahandelingsmodaliteiten voor varices. Tijdschrift voor geneeskunde 2010;66(18):874-882.

Vuylsteke ME, Vandekerckhove PJ, De Bo Th, Moons P, Mordon S. Use of a new Endovenous Laser Device: results of the 1500nm laser. Ann Vasc Surg 2010;24:205-211.

Vuylsteke M, De Bo Th, Dompe G, Di Crisci D, Abbad CM, Mordon S. Endovenous laser treatment: is there a clinical difference between using a 1500nm and a 980nm diode laser? A multicentre randomised clinical trial. International Angiology. 2011; 30(4):327-34.

Vuylsteke M, Van Dorpe J, Roelens J, De Bo Th, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Intraluminal Fibre-tip centring can improve Endovenous laser Ablation: A Histological Study. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2010;40:110-116.

Vuylsteke ME, Vandekerckhove PJ, De Bo Th, Moons P, Mordon S. Utilisation d’un nouveau laser endoveineux: résultats du laser 1.500nm. Annales de Chirurgie Vasculaire 2010;24:224-231.

Vuylsteke ME, Mordon S. Response to “letter to the editor by R Bush”. Phlebology 2011;26:131-132.

Vuylsteke M, Van Dorpe J, Roelens J, De Bo T, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Intraluminale Zentrierung der Fasrspitze kann die endovenöse Laserablation verbessern. Eine histologische Studie. Vasomed 2011,23(4):191-192.

Vuylsteke ME, Martinelli Th, Van Dorpe J, Roelens J, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Endovenous laser ablation: the role of the intraluminal blood. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2011;42(1):120-126.

Vuylsteke M, Thomis S, Mahieu P, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Endovenöse Laserbehandlung der  Vena saphena magna unter Verwendung von Bare-Fiber versus Tulipa-Faser. Vasomed,2011;23(5):141-142.

Vuylsteke ME, Mordon S. Endovenous laser ablation: a review of the mechanisms of action. Ann Vasc Surg 2012;26(3):424-33.

Vuylsteke ME, Thomis S, Mahieu P, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Endovenous Laser Ablation of the Great Saphenous Vein using a Bare Fibre versus a Tulip Fibre: A Randomised Clinical Trial. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2012;44:587-592.

Mordon SR, Vuylsteke ME, Mahieu P, Betrouni N. Endovenous laser treatment of the great saphenous vein: Measurement of the pullback speed of the fiber by magnetic tracking.IRBM-215.

Poluektova A, Malskat WSJ, van Gemert MJC, Vuylsteke ME, Bruijninckx CMA, Neumann HAM, van der Geld CWM. Some controversies in endovenous laser ablation of varicose veins addressed by optical-thermal mathematical modeling. Lasers Med Sci 2014;29:441-52.

Stokbroekx T, de Boer A, Verdaasdonk RM, Vuylsteke ME, Mordon SR. Commonly used fiber tips in endovenous laser ablation (EVLA): an analysis of technical differences. Lasers Med Sci. 2014;29:501-7.

Vuylsteke ME. Nouvelles acquisitions dans le domaine de l’ablation des varices par laser endoveineux. Angéiologie 2015,66:35-42.

Vuylsteke ME, Thomis S, Guillaume G, Modliszewski ML, Weides N, Staelens I.  Epidemiological study on chronic venous disease in Belgium and Luxembourg. Prevalence, risk factors and symptomatology. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2015;49:432-439.

Wittens C, Davies A, Wittens, A. Davies, Bækgaard N, Broholm R, Cavezzi A, Chastanet S,de Wolf M,Eggen C, Giannoukas A, Gohel M,  Kakkos S,  Lawson J, Noppeney T,  Onida S, Pittaluga P, Thomis S, Toonder I, Vuylsteke M. Management of Chronic venous disease. Clinical practice guidelines of the European Society for vascular Surgery. Eur J Vasc Surg 2015,49:678-737.
Vuylsteke ME, Thomis S, Guillaume G, Colman R, Degrande E, Staelens I. L’âge comme facteur de risque important de la Maladie Veineuse Chronique. Une enquête épidémiologique en Belgique et au Luxembourg. Angéiologie 2015;67:19-28.

Vuylsteke ME, Colman R, Thomis S, Guillaume G, Degrande E, Staelens I.The influence of age and gender on venous symptomatology. An epidemiological survey in Belgium and Luxembourg. Phlebology. 2016 Jun;31(5):325-33.

Vuylsteke ME, Mordon S. Letter to the Editor: Concerning the publication: "Histological difference between pulsed wave laser and continuous wave laser in endovenous laser ablation" by Kansaku R, Sakakibara N, Amano A, Endo H, Shimabukuro T, Sueishi M. Phlebology 2015; 30: 429-434. Phlebology 2016 Oct 5. pii: 0268355515608075. [Epub ahead of print].

Vuylsteke M.  Can varicose vein surgery prevent extension of venous reflux  with time?  Medicographia;2016:38:187.

Vuylsteke M Invited Commentary on "Macroscopic and Histological Analysis of Vessel Wall Reaction after Mechanochemical Endovenous Ablation Using the Clarivein OC Device in an Animal Model”. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2017; doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2016.11.025. [Epub ahead of print].

Vuylsteke ME, Colman R, Thomis S, Guillaume G, Van Quickenborne D, Staelens I. An Epidemiological Survey of Venous Disease Among General Practitioner Attendees in Different Geographical Regions on the Globe: The Final Results of the Vein Consult Program. Angiology 2018; DOI: 10.1177/0003319718759834

Vuylsteke M. Risk factors and possible therapeutic options to delay the progression of chronic venous disease. Medicographia 2018 ahead of publication. 

Perrin M, Maleti O, Eklöf B, Vuylsteke M et al. The Vein Glossary. J Vasc Surg Venous and lymphatic disorders 2018;6: e11-e217.

Vuylsteke ME, Klitfod L, Mansilha A. Endovenous ablation: a review. Int Angiol. 2018 Int Angiol. 2019 Feb;38(1):22-38.

Houthoofd S, Vuylsteke M, Mordon S, Fourneau I. Photodynamic Therapy for atherosclerosis. The potential of Indocyanine Green. Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther 2019 2019 Oct 15. pii: S1572-1000(18)30126-1. 

Guex JJ, Mariani F, Maleti O, Hamel-Desnos C, Vasdekis S, Vuylsteke M, Manshilha A. European Training Requirements in Phlebology. International Angiology 2019, 38:345-364.
41.    Corrigendum to 'Management of Chronic Venous Disease: Clinical Practice Guidelines' [European Journal of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery 49/6 (2015) 678/737]. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2020 Mar;59(3):495. doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2019.11.027. Epub 2019 Dec 13. No abstract available.

Guillaume GM, Vuylsteke ME, Dalcq V, Van der Borght L, Meeus P, de Maeseneer MG.Influence of reimbursement policies on phlebological surgical practice in Belgium between 2007 and 2017.Int Angiol. 2020 Feb 20. doi: 10.23736/S0392-9590.20.04305-9. [Epub ahead of print]

Book Chapters

Mordon S , Vuylsteke M. Varicose veins: Endovenous Laser Treatment. Laser and IPL Technology in Dermatology and Aesthetic Medicine Ch 15 p211-225. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011.


PhD Thesis

Endovenous Laser Ablation, Leuven, July 2th 2012, Public defense of the doctoral dissertation in fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of ‘Doctor of Biomedical Sciences’.