An De Sutter

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Optimizing antibiotic prescribing for acutely ill children in primary care (ERNIE2 study protocol, part B): a cluster randomized, factorial controlled trial evaluating the effect of a point-of-care C-reactive protein test and a brief intervention combined
    Marieke B Lemiengre
    Department of Family Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185 6 K3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    BMC Pediatr 14:246. 2014
  2. pmc Diagnosing serious infections in acutely ill children in ambulatory care (ERNIE 2 study protocol, part A): diagnostic accuracy of a clinical decision tree and added value of a point-of-care C-reactive protein test and oxygen saturation
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Pediatr 14:207. 2014
  3. pmc A practice-based analysis of combinations of diseases in patients aged 65 or older in primary care
    Pauline Boeckxstaens
    Department of Family Medicine and Primary Healthcare, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 15:159. 2014
  4. pmc Engaging GPs in insulin therapy initiation: a qualitative study evaluating a support program in the Belgian context
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan, 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 15:144. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Oral antihistamine-decongestant-analgesic combinations for the common cold
    An I M De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD004976. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Study on the reproducibility of the Waters' views of the maxillary sinuses
    An De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:55-60. 2005
  7. pmc Predicting prognosis and effect of antibiotic treatment in rhinosinusitis
    An De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, 1K3, De Pintelaan, 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Fam Med 4:486-93. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Effects of an evidence report and policies lifting reimbursement restrictions for acid suppressants: analysis of the Belgian national database
    Mieke L Van Driel
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:1113-22. 2008
  9. pmc Why do GPs hesitate to refer diabetes patients to a self-management education program: a qualitative study
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 12:94. 2011
  10. pmc Effectiveness of the introduction of a Chronic Care Model-based program for type 2 diabetes in Belgium
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:207. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Optimizing antibiotic prescribing for acutely ill children in primary care (ERNIE2 study protocol, part B): a cluster randomized, factorial controlled trial evaluating the effect of a point-of-care C-reactive protein test and a brief intervention combined
    Marieke B Lemiengre
    Department of Family Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185 6 K3, Ghent 9000, Belgium
    BMC Pediatr 14:246. 2014
    ..In this paper we describe the design and methods of a trial aiming to rationalize antibiotic prescribing by decreasing this uncertainty and parental anxiety...
  2. pmc Diagnosing serious infections in acutely ill children in ambulatory care (ERNIE 2 study protocol, part A): diagnostic accuracy of a clinical decision tree and added value of a point-of-care C-reactive protein test and oxygen saturation
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Pediatr 14:207. 2014
    ..To reduce the number of false positives, point-of-care tests might be useful, providing an immediate result at bedside. The most probable candidate is C-reactive protein, as well as a pulse oximetry...
  3. pmc A practice-based analysis of combinations of diseases in patients aged 65 or older in primary care
    Pauline Boeckxstaens
    Department of Family Medicine and Primary Healthcare, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 15:159. 2014
    ..This study aimed to define which disease and problem combinations would be most relevant and useful for the development of guidelines to manage multimorbidity in primary care...
  4. pmc Engaging GPs in insulin therapy initiation: a qualitative study evaluating a support program in the Belgian context
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan, 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 15:144. 2014
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  5. doi request reprint Oral antihistamine-decongestant-analgesic combinations for the common cold
    An I M De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD004976. 2012
    ..Although combination formulas containing antihistamines, decongestants and/or analgesics are sold over-the-counter (OTC) in large quantities for the common cold, the evidence of effectiveness is limited...
  6. ncbi request reprint Study on the reproducibility of the Waters' views of the maxillary sinuses
    An De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Rhinology 43:55-60. 2005
    ..This study intended to investigate the reproducibility of the Waters' view for maxillary sinusitis and to define its place in clinical practice...
  7. pmc Predicting prognosis and effect of antibiotic treatment in rhinosinusitis
    An De Sutter
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, 1K3, De Pintelaan, 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Fam Med 4:486-93. 2006
    ..We aimed to determine whether clinical signs and symptoms or radiographic findings can predict the duration of the illness, the effect of antibiotic treatment, or both...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of an evidence report and policies lifting reimbursement restrictions for acid suppressants: analysis of the Belgian national database
    Mieke L Van Driel
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:1113-22. 2008
    ..To explore the effect on prescribing of policies that lift reimbursement restrictions on selected H2-antihistamines and proton pump inhibitors (PPI) and of practice recommendations...
  9. pmc Why do GPs hesitate to refer diabetes patients to a self-management education program: a qualitative study
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 12:94. 2011
    ..This paper reports on a study exploring why a substantial number of GPs was (initially) reluctant to refer patients to a self-management education program in Belgium...
  10. pmc Effectiveness of the introduction of a Chronic Care Model-based program for type 2 diabetes in Belgium
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:207. 2010
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  11. pmc Patients' ideas, concerns, and expectations (ICE) in general practice: impact on prescribing
    Jan Matthys
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    Br J Gen Pract 59:29-36. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Cystitis: symptomatology in women with suspected uncomplicated urinary tract infection
    Stefan Heytens
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1117-21. 2011
    ..Although cystitis in women is very common in general practice, its evolution in symptoms has not been clearly studied. Qualitative research has pointed to other than the classic symptomatology...
  13. pmc Differences among international pharyngitis guidelines: not just academic
    Jan Matthys
    Department of Family Medicine and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    Ann Fam Med 5:436-43. 2007
    ..Many countries have national guidelines for the treatment of pharyngitis. We wanted to compare the recommendations and the reported evidence in national guidelines for the management of acute sore throat in adults...
  14. doi request reprint Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and comorbidities through the eyes of the patient
    Pauline Boeckxstaens
    Department of Family Medicine and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Chron Respir Dis 9:183-91. 2012
    ..Further research is mandatory to develop these generic programs focusing on patients with complicated needs. Primary care can provide the setting for exploration...
  15. pmc Are sore throat patients who hope for antibiotics actually asking for pain relief?
    Mieke L Van Driel
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, UZ 1K3, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Fam Med 4:494-9. 2006
    ..We studied patients' concerns when visiting their family physician for acute sore throat, more specifically the importance they attach to antibiotic treatment and pain relief...
  16. doi request reprint Evolution of bacterial susceptibility pattern of Escherichia coli in uncomplicated urinary tract infections in a country with high antibiotic consumption: a comparison of two surveys with a 10 year interval
    David De Backer
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:364-8. 2008
    ..To offer adequate recommendations, the distribution and susceptibility pattern of uropathogens in uncomplicated UTIs in women were compared with those obtained 10 years ago in our uropathogen surveillance in a primary healthcare setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Medical evidence and health policy: a marriage of convenience? The case of proton pump inhibitors
    Mieke L Van Driel
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:674-80. 2007
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  18. doi request reprint Searching for unpublished trials in Cochrane reviews may not be worth the effort
    Mieke L Van Driel
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:838-844.e3. 2009
    ..To assess the value of searching for unpublished data by exploring the extent to which Cochrane reviews include unpublished data and by evaluating the quality of unpublished trials...
  19. doi request reprint Should the general practitioner be prepared for the patient with decreased consciousness or coma?
    Jan Matthys
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur J Emerg Med 16:163-5. 2009
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  20. doi request reprint Dissemination and implementation of the ARIA guidelines for allergic rhinitis in general practice
    Helen Van Hoecke
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 163:106-13. 2014
    ..Very limited information, however, is available on the impact of these guidelines on everyday clinical practice. The aim of this study was to evaluate the dissemination and implementation of the ARIA guidelines in general practice...
  21. pmc Implementation of a program for type 2 diabetes based on the Chronic Care Model in a hospital-centered health care system: "the Belgian experience"
    Patricia Sunaert
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:152. 2009
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