Lieven Huybregts

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Intermittent preventive treatment of malaria with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy in Burkina Faso: effect of adding a third dose to the standard two-dose regimen on low birth weight, anaemia and pregnancy outcomes
    Innocent Valea
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Entomology, Centre Muraz, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Malar J 9:324. 2010
  2. pmc Predictors of validity and reliability of a physical activity record in adolescents
    Roosmarijn Verstraeten
    Nutrition and Child Health Unit, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 13:1109. 2013
  3. pmc Predictors of chronic food insecurity among adolescents in Southwest Ethiopia: a longitudinal study
    Tefera Belachew
    Department of Population and Family Health, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, PO Box 1104, Jimma, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 12:604. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal lipid-based nutrient supplements increase cord leptin concentration in pregnant women from rural Burkina Faso
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Nutr 143:576-83. 2013
  5. pmc An analysis of timing and frequency of malaria infection during pregnancy in relation to the risk of low birth weight, anaemia and perinatal mortality in Burkina Faso
    Innocent Valea
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Entomology, Centre Muraz, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Malar J 11:71. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Prenatal food supplementation fortified with multiple micronutrients increases birth length: a randomized controlled trial in rural Burkina Faso
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1593-600. 2009
  7. pmc The effect of adding ready-to-use supplementary food to a general food distribution on child nutritional status and morbidity: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent
    PLoS Med 9:e1001313. 2012
  8. pmc A biodiverse rich environment does not contribute to a better diet: a case study from DR Congo
    Céline Termote
    Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agronomy and Ethnobotany, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e30533. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Treating moderate acute malnutrition in first-line health services: an effectiveness cluster-randomized trial in Burkina Faso
    Laetitia Nikiema
    From the Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso LN, HL, St, SK, and BS the Child Health and Nutrition Unit, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium DR, LH, and PK and the Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium LH, KB, and PK
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:241-9. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Incorporating the catering sector in nutrition policies of WHO European Region: is there a good recipe?
    Carl Lachat
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 12:316-24. 2009

Collaborators

  • Dominique Roberfroid
  • Youri Taes
  • Nicolas Meda
  • Céline Termote
  • Patrick Kolsteren
  • Innocent Valea
  • Carl Lachat
  • John Van Camp
  • Laetitia Nikiema
  • Johana Ortiz
  • Silvana Donoso
  • Roosmarijn Verstraeten
  • Tefera Belachew
  • Halidou Tinto
  • Umberto D'Alessandro
  • Robert T Guiguemde
  • Maxime K Drabo
  • Sylviana Wijaya
  • Simon Tiendrebeogo
  • Kimberley Bouckaert
  • Blaise Sondo
  • Hermann Lanou
  • Seni Kouanda
  • Lea Maes
  • Angélica Ochoa-Avilés
  • Susana Andrade
  • Maria Hagstromer
  • Jean Bosco Ouedraogo
  • Megan Klein Hattori
  • Abebe Gebremariam
  • Hermann Sorgho
  • Jean Pierre Van Geertruyden
  • David Lindstrom
  • Challi Jira
  • Marie Claire Henry

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Intermittent preventive treatment of malaria with sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine during pregnancy in Burkina Faso: effect of adding a third dose to the standard two-dose regimen on low birth weight, anaemia and pregnancy outcomes
    Innocent Valea
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Entomology, Centre Muraz, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Malar J 9:324. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, where the risk of infection close to delivery is high because of intense transmission, a third IPTp-SP dose may further reduce the negative effects of malaria on pregnancy outcome...
  2. pmc Predictors of validity and reliability of a physical activity record in adolescents
    Roosmarijn Verstraeten
    Nutrition and Child Health Unit, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nationalestraat 155, 2000, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 13:1109. 2013
    ..We tested the validity of a self-administered daily physical activity record in adolescents and assessed if personal characteristics or the convenience level of reporting physical activity modified the validity estimates...
  3. pmc Predictors of chronic food insecurity among adolescents in Southwest Ethiopia: a longitudinal study
    Tefera Belachew
    Department of Population and Family Health, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, PO Box 1104, Jimma, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 12:604. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Prenatal lipid-based nutrient supplements increase cord leptin concentration in pregnant women from rural Burkina Faso
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Nutr 143:576-83. 2013
    ..Prenatal LNS resulted in increased cord leptin concentrations in primigravidae and mothers with higher BMI at study inclusion. The elevated leptin concentrations could point toward a higher neonatal fat mass...
  5. pmc An analysis of timing and frequency of malaria infection during pregnancy in relation to the risk of low birth weight, anaemia and perinatal mortality in Burkina Faso
    Innocent Valea
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Entomology, Centre Muraz, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Malar J 11:71. 2012
    ..Pregnant women were identified as earlier as possible during pregnancy through a network of home visitors, referred to the health facilities for inclusion and followed up until delivery...
  6. doi request reprint Prenatal food supplementation fortified with multiple micronutrients increases birth length: a randomized controlled trial in rural Burkina Faso
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:1593-600. 2009
    ..Prenatal multiple micronutrient (MMN) or balanced energy and protein supplementation has a limited effect on birth size of the offspring...
  7. pmc The effect of adding ready-to-use supplementary food to a general food distribution on child nutritional status and morbidity: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Lieven Huybregts
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent
    PLoS Med 9:e1001313. 2012
    ..This study examined the effect of a ready-to-use supplementary food (RUSF) on the prevention of wasting in 6- to 36-mo-old children within the framework of a general food distribution program...
  8. pmc A biodiverse rich environment does not contribute to a better diet: a case study from DR Congo
    Céline Termote
    Laboratory of Tropical and Subtropical Agronomy and Ethnobotany, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e30533. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Treating moderate acute malnutrition in first-line health services: an effectiveness cluster-randomized trial in Burkina Faso
    Laetitia Nikiema
    From the Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé, Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso LN, HL, St, SK, and BS the Child Health and Nutrition Unit, Department of Public Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium DR, LH, and PK and the Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium LH, KB, and PK
    Am J Clin Nutr 100:241-9. 2014
    ..However, the sustainability of these strategies remains weak in low- and middle-income countries. In food-secure settings, an educational/behavioral intervention could be an alternative for improving MAM management...
  10. doi request reprint Incorporating the catering sector in nutrition policies of WHO European Region: is there a good recipe?
    Carl Lachat
    Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 12:316-24. 2009
    ..To review how countries of the WHO European Region address issues related to the catering sector in their nutrition policy plans...
  11. doi request reprint Determinants of child malnutrition in rural and urban Ecuadorian highlands
    Johana Ortiz
    1Department of Food Safety and Food Quality, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Public Health Nutr 17:2122-30. 2014
    ..To identify and compare the sociodemographic determinants of stunting, wasting and overweight among infants of urban and rural areas in the Ecuadorian highlands...