E Leuridan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Antwerp
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of a prepregnancy pertussis booster dose on maternal antibody titers in young infants
    Elke Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre for Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:608-10. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Passive transmission and persistence of naturally acquired or vaccine-induced maternal antibodies against measles in newborns
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Vaccine 25:6296-304. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Measles outbreak in Europe: susceptibility of infants too young to be immunized
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Vaccine 30:5905-13. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Maternal mumps antibodies in a cohort of children up to the age of 1 year
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre for Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, University of Antwerp, UA CDE R 2 13, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1167-73. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis B and the need for a booster dose
    Elke Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    Clin Infect Dis 53:68-75. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Kinetics of maternal antibodies against rubella and varicella in infants
    E Leuridan
    Centre for Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 29:2222-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Early waning of maternal measles antibodies in era of measles elimination: longitudinal study
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    BMJ 340:c1626. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Male sex workers in Antwerp, Belgium: a descriptive study
    E Leuridan
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 16:744-8. 2005
  9. pmc Schedules for hepatitis B vaccination of risk groups: balancing immunogenicity and compliance
    K Van Herck
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Department Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 83:426-32. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Compliance and immunogenicity of two hepatitis B vaccination schedules in sex workers in Belgium
    K Wouters
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 25:1893-900. 2007

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Effect of a prepregnancy pertussis booster dose on maternal antibody titers in young infants
    Elke Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre for Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:608-10. 2011
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  2. ncbi request reprint Passive transmission and persistence of naturally acquired or vaccine-induced maternal antibodies against measles in newborns
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Vaccine 25:6296-304. 2007
    ..The possibility of priming the immune system with an early vaccine dose and boosting later on offers opportunities for vaccination at very young age...
  3. doi request reprint Measles outbreak in Europe: susceptibility of infants too young to be immunized
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Vaccine 30:5905-13. 2012
    ..High coverage and timely administration of the recommended series of vaccines are the most important measures to decrease measles incidence and measles circulation and protect vulnerable infants from infection...
  4. doi request reprint Maternal mumps antibodies in a cohort of children up to the age of 1 year
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, WHO Collaborating Centre for Control and Prevention of Infectious Diseases, University of Antwerp, UA CDE R 2 13, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1167-73. 2012
    ..If early administration (<12 months) of the combined measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine is needed, maternal mumps antibodies are not expected to interfere with infant humoral vaccine responses...
  5. doi request reprint Hepatitis B and the need for a booster dose
    Elke Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
    Clin Infect Dis 53:68-75. 2011
    ..However, a booster dose should be planned for immunocompromised patients, based on serological monitoring...
  6. doi request reprint Kinetics of maternal antibodies against rubella and varicella in infants
    E Leuridan
    Centre for Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 29:2222-6. 2011
    ..1 months for rubella and 2.4 months for varicella. Infants are susceptible at young age for rubella, a disease with high vaccination coverage, as well as for varicella, an endemic disease in Western Europe...
  7. doi request reprint Early waning of maternal measles antibodies in era of measles elimination: longitudinal study
    E Leuridan
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein, 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    BMJ 340:c1626. 2010
    ..To investigate the duration of the presence of maternal antibodies to measles in infants...
  8. ncbi request reprint Male sex workers in Antwerp, Belgium: a descriptive study
    E Leuridan
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J STD AIDS 16:744-8. 2005
    ..Health promotion should be tailored to the different subpopulations and outreach appears to be a successful tool...
  9. pmc Schedules for hepatitis B vaccination of risk groups: balancing immunogenicity and compliance
    K Van Herck
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis, Department Epidemiology and Social Medicine, University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Antwerp, Belgium
    Sex Transm Infect 83:426-32. 2007
    ..Vaccination is an important tool in hepatitis B prevention. However, several vaccine doses are required to induce long-term protection. Several at-risk groups have difficulties in adhering to the standard vaccination schedule...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compliance and immunogenicity of two hepatitis B vaccination schedules in sex workers in Belgium
    K Wouters
    Centre for the Evaluation of Vaccination, University of Antwerp, Belgium
    Vaccine 25:1893-900. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Audit on offering and accepting hepatitis B vaccine by sex workers
    N Van Ardenne
    Int J STD AIDS 15:493-4. 2004