Jan Verbakel

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
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 How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
  4. pmc Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of Clinical Prediction Rules (CPRs)
    Emma Wallace
    Department of General Practice, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:62. 2011

Collaborators

  • Marieke B Lemiengre
  • Emma Wallace
  • Frank Buntinx
  • Bert Aertgeerts
  • Frans De Baets
  • Tine De Burghgraeve
  • An De Sutter
  • Monica Lakhanpaul
  • Susan M Smith
  • Paul Vaucher
  • Gary Collins
  • Tom Fahey
  • Colin McCowan
  • Rafael Perera-Salazar

Detail Information

Publications4

  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 How well do clinical prediction rules perform in identifying serious infections in acutely ill children across an international network of ambulatory care datasets?
    Jan Y Verbakel
    Department of General Practice, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33 Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Med 11:10. 2013
    ..We aimed to examine the diagnostic accuracy of these rules in multiple ambulatory care populations in Europe...
  4. pmc Framework for the impact analysis and implementation of Clinical Prediction Rules (CPRs)
    Emma Wallace
    Department of General Practice, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:62. 2011
    ..There is a need to shift emphasis from deriving new CPRs to validating and implementing existing CPRs. The proposed framework provides a structured approach to this topical and complex area of research...