Reginald Deschepper

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Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences in lay attitudes and utilisation of antibiotics in a Belgian and a Dutch city
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Comparative Study of Culture, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Patient Educ Couns 48:161-9. 2002
  2. pmc Are cultural dimensions relevant for explaining cross-national differences in antibiotic use in Europe?
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:123. 2008
  3. pmc Development of palliative care and legalisation of euthanasia: antagonism or synergy?
    Jan L Bernheim
    End of Life Care Research Group, Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMJ 336:864-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of self-medication with antibiotics in Europe: the impact of beliefs, country wealth and the healthcare system
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1172-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Truth-telling at the end of life: a pilot study on the perspective of patients and professional caregivers
    Reginald Deschepper
    End of Life Care Research Group, Department of Human Ecology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Patient Educ Couns 71:52-6. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Transitions between care settings at the end of life in belgium
    Lieve Van den Block
    JAMA 298:1638-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of general practitioners in continuity of care at the end of life: a qualitative study of terminally ill patients and their next of kin
    Eva Michiels
    Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Palliat Med 21:409-15. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1234-43. 2007
  9. pmc Hospitalisations at the end of life: using a sentinel surveillance network to study hospital use and associated patient, disease and healthcare factors
    Lieve Van den Block
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:69. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:152-6. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences in lay attitudes and utilisation of antibiotics in a Belgian and a Dutch city
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Comparative Study of Culture, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Patient Educ Couns 48:161-9. 2002
    ..A thorough understanding of the cultural context is necessary to design effective campaigns to promote rational antibiotic use...
  2. pmc Are cultural dimensions relevant for explaining cross-national differences in antibiotic use in Europe?
    Reginald Deschepper
    Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:123. 2008
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  3. pmc Development of palliative care and legalisation of euthanasia: antagonism or synergy?
    Jan L Bernheim
    End of Life Care Research Group, Department of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    BMJ 336:864-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Determinants of self-medication with antibiotics in Europe: the impact of beliefs, country wealth and the healthcare system
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:1172-9. 2008
    ..We studied the impact of predisposing factors (e.g. attitudes and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication) and enabling factors (country wealth and healthcare system factors) on self-medication with antibiotics in Europe...
  5. doi request reprint Truth-telling at the end of life: a pilot study on the perspective of patients and professional caregivers
    Reginald Deschepper
    End of Life Care Research Group, Department of Human Ecology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Patient Educ Couns 71:52-6. 2008
    ..To describe the attitudes towards truth-telling of both terminal patients and professional caregivers, and to determine their perceived barriers to full information exchange...
  6. ncbi request reprint Transitions between care settings at the end of life in belgium
    Lieve Van den Block
    JAMA 298:1638-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of general practitioners in continuity of care at the end of life: a qualitative study of terminally ill patients and their next of kin
    Eva Michiels
    Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Palliat Med 21:409-15. 2007
    ..Exploring terminal patients' perceptions of GPs' role in delivering continuous end-of-life care and identifying barriers to this...
  8. ncbi request reprint Attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication: a comparative European study
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1234-43. 2007
    ..Although the relevance of cultural factors for antibiotic use has been recognized, few studies exist in Europe. We compared public attitudes, beliefs and knowledge concerning antibiotic use and self-medication between 11 European countries...
  9. pmc Hospitalisations at the end of life: using a sentinel surveillance network to study hospital use and associated patient, disease and healthcare factors
    Lieve Van den Block
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:69. 2007
    ..In this study we aim to describe hospital use in the last three months of life in Belgium and identify associated patient, disease and healthcare factors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is self-medication with antibiotics in Europe driven by prescribed use?
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:152-6. 2007
    ..One of the triggers for using self-medication may be past experience with antibiotics prescribed by health professionals. We examined the association between prescribed use and self-medication with antibiotics...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consultation of parents in actual end-of-life decision-making in neonates and infants
    Veerle Provoost
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 165:859-66. 2006
    ..1%). Parents of infants with a small gestational age more often explicitly requested an ELD...
  12. ncbi request reprint End-of-life decisions among cancer patients compared with noncancer patients in Flanders, Belgium
    Lieve Van den Block
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, End of Life Care Research Group, Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Oncol 24:2842-8. 2006
    ..We investigated incidences and characteristics of ELDs among nonsudden cancer and noncancer deaths...
  13. pmc Self-medication with antimicrobial drugs in Europe
    Larissa Grigoryan
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:452-9. 2006
    ..Younger age, higher education, and presence of a chronic disease were associated with higher rates of self-medication. Attempts to reduce inappropriate self-medication should target prescribers, pharmacists, and the general public...
  14. pmc Communication on end-of-life decisions with patients wishing to die at home: the making of a guideline for GPs in Flanders, Belgium
    Reginald Deschepper
    End of Life Care Research Group, Dept of Medical Sociology and Health Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Br J Gen Pract 56:14-9. 2006
    ..Communication with patients on end-of-life decisions is a delicate topic for which there is little guidance...
  15. doi request reprint Care for patients in the last months of life: the Belgian Sentinel Network Monitoring End-of-Life Care study
    Lieve Van den Block
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Intern Med 168:1747-54. 2008
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