Ane B Fisker

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Affiliation: Bandim Health Project

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Co-administration of live measles and yellow fever vaccines and inactivated pentavalent vaccines is associated with increased mortality compared with measles and yellow fever vaccines only. An observational study from Guinea-Bissau
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau Research Center for Vitamins and Vaccines CVIVA, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:598-605. 2014
  2. pmc Determinants of vitamin a deficiency in children between 6 months and 2 years of age in Guinea-Bissau
    Niels Danneskiold-Samsøe
    Research Center for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Orestads Boulevard, Copenhagen S 2300, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 13:172. 2013
  3. doi request reprint High-dose vitamin A supplementation administered with vaccinations after 6 months of age: sex-differential adverse reactions and morbidity
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Vaccine 31:3191-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of vitamin A supplementation with BCG vaccine at birth on vitamin A status at 6 wk and 4 mo of age
    Ane B Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1032-9. 2007
  5. pmc Vitamin A supplementation at birth might prime the response to subsequent vitamin A supplements in girls. Three year follow-up of a randomized trial
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    PLoS ONE 6:e23265. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of high-dose vitamin A supplementation on the immune response to Bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine
    Birgitte R Diness
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1152-9. 2007
  7. pmc The impact of different doses of vitamin A supplementation on male and female mortality. A randomised trial from Guinea-Bissau
    Dorthe Yakymenko
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Pediatr 11:77. 2011
  8. pmc Does the effect of vitamin A supplements depend on vaccination status? An observational study from Guinea-Bissau
    Ane B Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMJ Open 2:e000448. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Trends and determinants of mortality in women of reproductive age in rural Guinea-Bissau, West Africa--a cohort study
    Maram Mane
    Projecto de Saude de Bandim, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Womens Health 13:48. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Co-administration of live measles and yellow fever vaccines and inactivated pentavalent vaccines is associated with increased mortality compared with measles and yellow fever vaccines only. An observational study from Guinea-Bissau
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau Research Center for Vitamins and Vaccines CVIVA, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:598-605. 2014
    ..Pentavalent and YF vaccines were introduced in Guinea-Bissau in 2008. We investigated whether co-administration of pentavalent vaccine with MV and yellow fever vaccine has similar negative effects...
  2. pmc Determinants of vitamin a deficiency in children between 6 months and 2 years of age in Guinea-Bissau
    Niels Danneskiold-Samsøe
    Research Center for Vitamins and Vaccines, Bandim Health Project, Statens Serum Institut, Orestads Boulevard, Copenhagen S 2300, Denmark
    BMC Public Health 13:172. 2013
    ..To date, no national survey has been conducted. We assessed vitamin A status among children in rural Guinea-Bissau to assess status and identify risk factors for VAD...
  3. doi request reprint High-dose vitamin A supplementation administered with vaccinations after 6 months of age: sex-differential adverse reactions and morbidity
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Vaccine 31:3191-8. 2013
    ..WHO recommends vitamin A supplementation (VAS) at vaccination contacts after six months of age. The effect of this recommendation on mortality has not been evaluated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of vitamin A supplementation with BCG vaccine at birth on vitamin A status at 6 wk and 4 mo of age
    Ane B Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1032-9. 2007
    ..The effect of vitamin A supplementation (VAS) at birth on subsequent vitamin A status has not been studied...
  5. pmc Vitamin A supplementation at birth might prime the response to subsequent vitamin A supplements in girls. Three year follow-up of a randomized trial
    Ane Bærent Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    PLoS ONE 6:e23265. 2011
    ..We conducted a post-hoc analysis to test the hypothesis that neonatal VAS primes the response to subsequent vitamin A...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of high-dose vitamin A supplementation on the immune response to Bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine
    Birgitte R Diness
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1152-9. 2007
    ..Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine is given at birth in tuberculosis-endemic countries. Previous studies suggest that VAS may influence the immune response to vaccines...
  7. pmc The impact of different doses of vitamin A supplementation on male and female mortality. A randomised trial from Guinea-Bissau
    Dorthe Yakymenko
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Apartado 861, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Pediatr 11:77. 2011
    ..We aimed to test these observations...
  8. pmc Does the effect of vitamin A supplements depend on vaccination status? An observational study from Guinea-Bissau
    Ane B Fisker
    Bandim Health Project, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMJ Open 2:e000448. 2012
    ..29 (0.52; 3.22), p=0.04 for interaction). Conclusion The effect of VAS differed by most recent vaccination, being beneficial after measles vaccine but not after diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine...
  9. doi request reprint Trends and determinants of mortality in women of reproductive age in rural Guinea-Bissau, West Africa--a cohort study
    Maram Mane
    Projecto de Saude de Bandim, INDEPTH Network, Bissau, Guinea Bissau
    BMC Womens Health 13:48. 2013
    ..There are few studies reporting mortality of women of reproductive age (WRA) in developing countries. The trend and patterns of their mortality may be important for documenting the health status of the population in general...