Hein J Wellens

Hein J Wellens

Emeritus Professor of Cardiology

University of Maastricht, the Netherlands


Dr Hein J Wellens is considered one of the founding fathers of the cardiology subspecialty known as clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Dr Wellens, known among European cardiologists as "the giant of Maastricht", has for many years been associated with the University of Limburg School of Medicine in Maastricht, Netherlands. At his department of cardiology, many future clinical cardiac electrophysiologists trained from 1976 until his retirement in 2002.

Articles by Hein J Wellens, Emeritus Professor of Cardiology

Mahaim Revisited

Eduardo Back Sternick, Damián Sánchez-Quintana, Hein J Wellens, et al


Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2022;11:e14.

Mahaim Accessory Pathways

Demosthenes G Katritsis, Hein J Wellens, Mark E Josephson, et al

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2017;6(1):29–32.

Shared Moments

Hein J Wellens,

Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2017;6(1):23.


Arrhythmias, Atrial Fibrillation, Electrocardiography, Heart Failure, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiology, Echocardiography, Cardiovascular System, Pacemakers, Heart