Gilbert Donders

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impaired tolerance for glucose in women with recurrent vaginal candidiasis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital Heilig Hart Tienen, Tienen, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:989-93. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two types of dipsticks to measure vaginal pH in clinical practice
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:220-4. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Characteristics of the pain observed in the focal vulvodynia syndrome (VVS)
    Gilbert Donders
    Femicare, Vzw Clinical Research for Women, Tienen, Belgium
    Med Hypotheses 78:11-4. 2012
  4. doi request reprint A multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of rifaximin for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Regional Hospital Heilig Hart, Tienen and University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 120:131-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Cream with cutaneous fibroblast lysate for the treatment of provoked vestibulodynia: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled crossover study
    Gilbert G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Regional Hospital Heilig Hart, Tienen, Belgium
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 16:427-36. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Acceptance of self-testing for increased vaginal pH in different subsets of Ugandan women
    G G G Donders
    Department of Ob Gyn, University Hospital, Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 23:30-5. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Can vaginal pH be measured from the wet mount slide?
    G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 146:100-3. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Self-elimination of risk factors for recurrent vaginal candidosis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Leuven, Belgium
    Mycoses 54:39-45. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of bacterial vaginosis and other types of abnormal vaginal bacterial flora: a review
    Gilbert Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Regional Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:462-73. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The effect of antifungal treatment on the vaginal flora of women with vulvo-vaginal yeast infection with or without bacterial vaginosis
    G Donders
    Clinical Research Center Femicare, Lombardstraat 28, 3300, Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:59-63. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Impaired tolerance for glucose in women with recurrent vaginal candidiasis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital Heilig Hart Tienen, Tienen, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:989-93. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether nondiabetic women with recurrent vaginal candidiasis have an impaired glucose metabolism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two types of dipsticks to measure vaginal pH in clinical practice
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:220-4. 2007
    ..To assess the practical use of two dispsticks for measuring vaginal pH with a range 4-7 (Merck and Macherey Nagel in the diagnosis of vaginal infections...
  3. doi request reprint Characteristics of the pain observed in the focal vulvodynia syndrome (VVS)
    Gilbert Donders
    Femicare, Vzw Clinical Research for Women, Tienen, Belgium
    Med Hypotheses 78:11-4. 2012
    ..Hence disease with bi-focal disease may have a different ethiopathogenesis that 4-focal disease. Glands of Bartholin and Skene may be involved in this pathogenenis...
  4. doi request reprint A multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of rifaximin for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Regional Hospital Heilig Hart, Tienen and University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 120:131-6. 2013
    ..To compare efficacy and tolerability between different regimens of rifaximin vaginal tablets and a placebo for treatment of bacterial vaginosis...
  5. doi request reprint Cream with cutaneous fibroblast lysate for the treatment of provoked vestibulodynia: a double-blind randomized placebo-controlled crossover study
    Gilbert G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Regional Hospital Heilig Hart, Tienen, Belgium
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 16:427-36. 2012
    ..Is treatment of provoked localized vulvodynia with cutaneous lysate skin cream containing human cytokines effective?..
  6. doi request reprint Acceptance of self-testing for increased vaginal pH in different subsets of Ugandan women
    G G G Donders
    Department of Ob Gyn, University Hospital, Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 23:30-5. 2012
    ..Our new method also allows diagnostic work-up by formal microscopy. Before commencing large-scale population screening, unexpected reactions of different subpopulations should be taken into account...
  7. doi request reprint Can vaginal pH be measured from the wet mount slide?
    G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 146:100-3. 2009
    ..We also tested whether differences in accuracy were dependent on the sampling devices used or on the diagnosis of the vaginal infections...
  8. doi request reprint Self-elimination of risk factors for recurrent vaginal candidosis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, General Hospital H Hart Tienen, Leuven, Belgium
    Mycoses 54:39-45. 2011
    ..Among these changes, lowering intake of sugars, preventing perineum humidity and stopping oral contraceptives were the most important...
  9. doi request reprint Diagnosis and management of bacterial vaginosis and other types of abnormal vaginal bacterial flora: a review
    Gilbert Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Regional Hospital H Hart Tienen, Belgium
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 65:462-73. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint The effect of antifungal treatment on the vaginal flora of women with vulvo-vaginal yeast infection with or without bacterial vaginosis
    G Donders
    Clinical Research Center Femicare, Lombardstraat 28, 3300, Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:59-63. 2011
    ..Treatment with antifungals may have a beneficial effect on women with concurrent BV, but does not prevent BV from occurring in BV-negative women with Candida vaginitis...
  11. pmc Easiness of use and validity testing of VS-SENSE device for detection of abnormal vaginal flora and bacterial vaginosis
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Femicare Clinical Research for Women, Lombardstraat 28, 3300 Tienen, Belgium
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2010:504972. 2010
    ..Only one case with normal pH had an unclear result. Concluding, VS-SENSE test is easy to perform, and it correlates with increased pH, AVF, and the severe cases of BV and AV...
  12. doi request reprint Vaginal flora changes on Pap smears after insertion of levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Femicare vzw, Clinical Research for Women, 3300 Tienen, Belgium
    Contraception 83:352-6. 2011
    ..Its influence on the rate of vulvovaginal infections and flora disturbance is insufficiently known, but important for contraceptive advice in women, especially those who develop recurrent vaginosis or Candida vulvovaginitis...
  13. doi request reprint Age of sexual debut and central introital dyspareunia
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital Heilig Hart Tienen, Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 158:90-2. 2011
    ..Analysis of characteristics of patients with introital central dyspareunia. Is late coitarche (age at first sexual intercourse) a risk factor for introital dyspareunia?..
  14. doi request reprint Predictive value for preterm birth of abnormal vaginal flora, bacterial vaginosis and aerobic vaginitis during the first trimester of pregnancy
    G G Donders
    Femicare vzw, Clinical Research for Women, Tienen, Belgium
    BJOG 116:1315-24. 2009
    ..Abnormal vaginal flora (AVF) before 14 gestational weeks is a risk factor for preterm birth (PTB). The presence of aerobic microorganisms and an inflammatory response in the vagina may also be important risk factors...
  15. doi request reprint Variability in diagnosis of clue cells, lactobacillary grading and white blood cells in vaginal wet smears with conventional bright light and phase contrast microscopy
    G G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 145:109-12. 2009
    ..Study the reproducibility of wet smear interpretation of clue cells, lactobacillary grades and leukocyte dominance with conventional bright light and phase contrast microscopy...
  16. doi request reprint Change in knowledge of women about cervix cancer, human papilloma virus (HPV) and HPV vaccination due to introduction of HPV vaccines
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the H Hart Hospital, Tienen, Belgium
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 145:93-5. 2009
    ..Test knowledge of HPV, cervix cancer awareness and acceptance of HPV vaccination of women now and a year ago...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vaginal cytokines in normal pregnancy
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 45, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:1433-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the vaginal cytokine concentration varies during the course of uncomplicated pregnancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management of genital infections in pregnant women
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Hospital Heilig Hart Tienen, and Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Tienen, Belgium
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:55-61. 2006
    ..To examine and evaluate ways of managing genital infections in pregnant women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Definition and classification of abnormal vaginal flora
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Algemeen Ziekenhuis Heilig Hart, 3300 Tienen, Belgium
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 21:355-73. 2007
    ..Future research should focus on the interaction between infecting microorganisms and host defence mechanisms, as both together generate the pathogenicity of these conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of cervix cancer, human papilloma virus (HPV) and HPV vaccination at the moment of introduction of the vaccine in women in Belgium
    Gilbert G G Donders
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, H Hart Hospital, Tienen, Belgium
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 277:291-8. 2008
    ..To test the knowledge of women, attending a gynecology clinic, on HPV, cervix cancer awareness and the knowledge and willingness to use HPV vaccine for themselves or their children...
  21. doi request reprint Mannose-binding lectin gene polymorphism and resistance to therapy in women with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis
    G G G Donders
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, H Hart Hospital Tienen, Tienen, Belgium
    BJOG 115:1225-31. 2008
    ..Women with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (RVC) due to a polymorphism in codon 54 of the MBL2 gene respond better to fluconazole maintenance therapy than do women with other underlying causes...
  22. doi request reprint Efficacy of a single oral dose of 200 mg pramiconazole in vulvovaginal yeast infections: an exploratory phase IIa trial
    Gilbert Donders
    Clinical Center Femicare, Tienen, Belgium
    Acta Derm Venereol 88:462-6. 2008
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  23. doi request reprint Individualized decreasing-dose maintenance fluconazole regimen for recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (ReCiDiF trial)
    Gilbert Donders
    Femicare vzw, Tienen, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:613.e1-9. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to demonstrate the efficacy and safety of an individualized, degressive, prophylactic regimen in 136 women with recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis...
  24. doi request reprint Placental histological inflammation and reproductive tract infections in a low risk pregnant population in Latvia
    Dace Rezeberga
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Riga Stradins University, Latvia, Belgium
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:360-5. 2008
    ..To investigate the correlation of reproductive tract infections (RTI) and endogenous vaginal flora at first antenatal consultation with placental histological inflammation...
  25. pmc Dynamics of vaginal bacterial communities in women developing bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis, or no infection, analyzed by PCR-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and real-time PCR
    Beatrice Vitali
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, CIRB Center for Biotechnology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:5731-41. 2007
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