Carla Truyers

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Intego database: background, methods and basic results of a Flemish general practice-based continuous morbidity registration project
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Kapucijnenvoer 33 blok j bus 7001 te B 3000 Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:48. 2014
  2. pmc Incident somatic comorbidity after psychosis: results from a retrospective cohort study based on Flemish general practice data
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 12:132. 2011
  3. pmc Computerized general practice based networks yield comparable performance with sentinel data in monitoring epidemiological time-course of influenza-like illness and acute respiratory illness
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 11:24. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The use of human tissue in epidemiological research; ethical and legal considerations in two biobanks in Belgium
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 13:169-75. 2010
  5. pmc Serious infections in children: an incidence study in family practice
    Ann Van den Bruel
    Academisch Centrum voor Huisartsgeneeskunde, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 7:23. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Higher incidence of common diagnoses in patients with low back pain in primary care
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of Family Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Pain Pract 12:1-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and comorbidity of erysipelas in primary care
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Dermatology 215:118-22. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of both bladder and prostate cancer in five cancer registries in Belgium, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 43:1694-700. 2007
  9. pmc Trends in total cholesterol screening and in prescribing lipid-lowering drugs in general practice in the period 1994-2003
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 9:39. 2008
  10. pmc Time trends in the incidence of peptic ulcers and oesophagitis between 1994 and 2003
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Br J Gen Pract 57:497-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The Intego database: background, methods and basic results of a Flemish general practice-based continuous morbidity registration project
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Kapucijnenvoer 33 blok j bus 7001 te B 3000 Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:48. 2014
    ..Intego collects data from over 90 general practitioners. All the information is routinely collected in the electronic health record during daily practice...
  2. pmc Incident somatic comorbidity after psychosis: results from a retrospective cohort study based on Flemish general practice data
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 12:132. 2011
    ..Many studies are performed in specialized settings with a strong focus on schizophrenia. Somatic comorbidity after psychosis is studied, using a general practice comorbidity registration network...
  3. pmc Computerized general practice based networks yield comparable performance with sentinel data in monitoring epidemiological time-course of influenza-like illness and acute respiratory illness
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 11:24. 2010
    ..Computerized morbidity registration networks might serve as early warning systems in a time where natural epidemics such as the H1N1 flu can easily spread from one region to another...
  4. doi request reprint The use of human tissue in epidemiological research; ethical and legal considerations in two biobanks in Belgium
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 13:169-75. 2010
    ..We will address the principle of consent (broad versus specific) and the type of data recorded (anonymous, encoded and identifiable) for both biobanks...
  5. pmc Serious infections in children: an incidence study in family practice
    Ann Van den Bruel
    Academisch Centrum voor Huisartsgeneeskunde, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 7:23. 2006
    ..We therefore estimated the incidence of serious infections in general practice in Belgium...
  6. doi request reprint Higher incidence of common diagnoses in patients with low back pain in primary care
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of Family Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Pain Pract 12:1-6. 2012
    ..To the authors' knowledge, this is the first time that medical demands for non-LBP reasons in family practice have been reported in patients with LBP...
  7. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and comorbidity of erysipelas in primary care
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Dermatology 215:118-22. 2007
    ..Most studies on the epidemiology of erysipelas are done in hospitals, resulting in patient selection. The aim of this study is to determine epidemiological characteristics and comorbidity of erysipelas based on primary care data...
  8. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of both bladder and prostate cancer in five cancer registries in Belgium, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 43:1694-700. 2007
    ..To assess the occurrence of both bladder and prostate tumours in five well defined cancer registries...
  9. pmc Trends in total cholesterol screening and in prescribing lipid-lowering drugs in general practice in the period 1994-2003
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Fam Pract 9:39. 2008
    ..Guidelines for treatment have been adopted. We investigated the consequences on the practice of GPs screening cholesterol levels and on the timing of starting statin prescription...
  10. pmc Time trends in the incidence of peptic ulcers and oesophagitis between 1994 and 2003
    Stefaan Bartholomeeusen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Br J Gen Pract 57:497-9. 2007
    ..In 10 years the proportion of patients taking proton-pump inhibitors rose sixfold while the proportion taking H(2) antagonists remained stable...