Ph Beutels

Summary

Affiliation: University of Antwerp
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluations applied to HB vaccination: general observations
    P Beutels
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 16:S84-92. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of universal pertussis vaccination in Italy
    P Beutels
    Center for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 17:2400-9. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluations of hepatitis B immunization: a global review of recent studies (1994-2000)
    P Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Health Econ 10:751-74. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint The difficult quest for data on "vanishing" vaccine-preventable infections in Europe: the case of measles in Flanders (Belgium)
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610, Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 20:3551-9. 2002
  5. pmc Economic evaluation of options for measles vaccination strategy in a hypothetical Western European country
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Epidemiol Infect 130:273-83. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B in St Petersburg, Russia (1994-1999): incidence, prevalence and force of infection
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Viral Hepat 10:141-9. 2003
  7. pmc Estimating the impact of vaccination using age-time-dependent incidence rates of hepatitis B
    N Hens
    Center for Statistics, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Epidemiol Infect 136:341-51. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Pharmaco-economic evaluation of targeted hepatitis A vaccination for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
    M J Postma
    Groningen University Institute for Drug Exploration University of Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy GUIDE GRIP, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 22:1862-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Modelling age-dependent force of infection from prevalence data using fractional polynomials
    Z Shkedy
    Center for Statistics, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Universitaire Campus Gebouw D, B 3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Stat Med 25:1577-91. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Modelling multisera data: the estimation of new joint and conditional epidemiological parameters
    N Hens
    Center for Statistics, Hasselt University, Campus Diepenbeek, Agoralaan Gebouw D, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Stat Med 27:2651-64. 2008

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluations applied to HB vaccination: general observations
    P Beutels
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 16:S84-92. 1998
    ..Further studies are needed to support decision making in high endemic countries, where both the need for HB vaccination and the pressure on resources are highest...
  2. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of universal pertussis vaccination in Italy
    P Beutels
    Center for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 17:2400-9. 1999
    ..The total net savings for this strategy would be well over US$100 per additional vaccinee. In the sensitivity analysis, the positive relationship between incremental coverage and incremental efficiency remained unchanged...
  3. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluations of hepatitis B immunization: a global review of recent studies (1994-2000)
    P Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Health Econ 10:751-74. 2001
    ..It is recommended that specific guidelines for economic evaluation of the prevention of infectious diseases be developed to guarantee the relevance of and to improve the comparability between studies...
  4. ncbi request reprint The difficult quest for data on "vanishing" vaccine-preventable infections in Europe: the case of measles in Flanders (Belgium)
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610, Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 20:3551-9. 2002
    ..We noted throughout that many of the data sources are flawed. Better and accessible data bases are required to improve the reliability of similar studies in the future...
  5. pmc Economic evaluation of options for measles vaccination strategy in a hypothetical Western European country
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Epidemiol Infect 130:273-83. 2003
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  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B in St Petersburg, Russia (1994-1999): incidence, prevalence and force of infection
    Ph Beutels
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Viral Hepat 10:141-9. 2003
    ..Without intervention, HB virus is expected to continue to spread rapidly with a greater proportion of female infections caused by sexual transmission. These trends may also provide an indication for HIV transmission...
  7. pmc Estimating the impact of vaccination using age-time-dependent incidence rates of hepatitis B
    N Hens
    Center for Statistics, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Epidemiol Infect 136:341-51. 2008
    ..Moreover, we have shown that conditional on an assumed baseline susceptibility percentage, a smooth force-of-infection profile can be obtained from which two local maxima were observed at ages 9 and 24 years...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pharmaco-economic evaluation of targeted hepatitis A vaccination for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
    M J Postma
    Groningen University Institute for Drug Exploration University of Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy GUIDE GRIP, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 22:1862-7. 2004
    ..Estimate cost-effectiveness of vaccination against hepatitis A virus (HAV) for children of ethnic minorities in Amsterdam...
  9. ncbi request reprint Modelling age-dependent force of infection from prevalence data using fractional polynomials
    Z Shkedy
    Center for Statistics, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Universitaire Campus Gebouw D, B 3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Stat Med 25:1577-91. 2006
    ..We illustrate the method on five seroprevalence samples, two of Hepatitis A, and one of Rubella, Mumps and Varicella...
  10. ncbi request reprint Modelling multisera data: the estimation of new joint and conditional epidemiological parameters
    N Hens
    Center for Statistics, Hasselt University, Campus Diepenbeek, Agoralaan Gebouw D, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Stat Med 27:2651-64. 2008
    ..Furthermore, we show how to test for association and whether the infection-specific age-dependent FOI curves are proportional and consequently whether separable mixing in the population holds...