B Andersen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Aarhus
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based strategies for outreach screening of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections: a randomized, controlled trial
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Aarhus C 8000, Denmark
    J Infect Dis 185:252-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Lack of evidence to support chlamydia infection screening]
    Berit Andersen
    Forskningsenheden for Almen Praksis, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, 8000 Arhus C
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:2059-61. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections in general practice: diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and contact tracing
    B Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    Fam Pract 15:223-8. 1998
  4. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium: prevalence and behavioural risk factors in the general population
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 83:237-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Prediction of costs, effectiveness, and disease control of a population-based program using home sampling for diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis Infections
    Berit Andersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 33:407-15. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Ectopic pregnancies and reproductive capacity after Chlamydia trachomatis positive and negative test results: a historical follow-up study
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 32:377-81. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic screening of young men for urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in general practice
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, University of Aarhus, Ikast, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:35-9. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Impact of intensified testing for urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections: a randomised study with 9-year follow-up
    Berit Andersen
    Department of Public Health Interventions, Randers Hospital, Skovlyvej, 8900 Randers, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 87:156-61. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of self-reportable screening criteria to identify asymptomatic individuals in the general population for urogential Chlamydia trachomatis infection screening
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 36:837-44. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections by home-obtained, mailed samples: do we need a telephone hotline for information and advice?
    Berit Andersen
    Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:262-6. 2002

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based strategies for outreach screening of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections: a randomized, controlled trial
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Aarhus C 8000, Denmark
    J Infect Dis 185:252-8. 2002
    ..The corresponding figures for men were 19.1 (95% CI, 16.0-22.8) and 11.8 (95% CI, 9.8-14.2), respectively. Both screening strategies were highly effective, but men benefited the most from having the home sampling kit provided directly...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Lack of evidence to support chlamydia infection screening]
    Berit Andersen
    Forskningsenheden for Almen Praksis, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, 8000 Arhus C
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:2059-61. 2010
    ..Routine opportunistic testing should be replaced by research protocols aiming to evaluate the effect of such interventions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections in general practice: diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and contact tracing
    B Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    Fam Pract 15:223-8. 1998
    ..Patients with urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infection are frequently seen in general practice. It is, therefore, important to assess GPs' management of these patients in order to ensure adequate control of the disease...
  4. pmc Mycoplasma genitalium: prevalence and behavioural risk factors in the general population
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 83:237-41. 2007
    ..Mycoplasma genitalium has been shown to cause urethritis in men and cervicitis in women and may also be a causative agent in female infertility...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prediction of costs, effectiveness, and disease control of a population-based program using home sampling for diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis Infections
    Berit Andersen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 33:407-15. 2006
    ..To estimate the incremental effects and costs of a home sampling screening approach for Chlamydia trachomatis over the current in-office screening practice in Denmark...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ectopic pregnancies and reproductive capacity after Chlamydia trachomatis positive and negative test results: a historical follow-up study
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, Aarhus, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 32:377-81. 2005
    ..Recent studies have shown that women with Chlamydia trachomatis-positive test results worry about their future fertility...
  7. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic screening of young men for urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infection in general practice
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit for General Practice, University of Aarhus, Ikast, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:35-9. 2005
    ..9% of the target population) accepted the invitation. The prevalence of infection among screened men was 5.0%. We conclude that opportunistic screening for urogenital C. trachomatis infection in general practice is feasible...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of intensified testing for urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections: a randomised study with 9-year follow-up
    Berit Andersen
    Department of Public Health Interventions, Randers Hospital, Skovlyvej, 8900 Randers, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 87:156-61. 2011
    ..The long-term clinical benefit in terms of avoided infertility and ectopic pregnancy is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Value of self-reportable screening criteria to identify asymptomatic individuals in the general population for urogential Chlamydia trachomatis infection screening
    Berit Andersen
    Research Unit and Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 36:837-44. 2003
    ..Selective screening by means of in-home sampling strategies among men and women aged 21-23 years cannot be recommended in the area studied...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections by home-obtained, mailed samples: do we need a telephone hotline for information and advice?
    Berit Andersen
    Department of General Practice, Aarhus University, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:262-6. 2002
    ..trachomatis testing. The optimal setting for this, however, remains to be determined...
  11. pmc Effectiveness of a mass media campaign to recruit young adults for testing of Chlamydia trachomatis by use of home obtained and mailed samples
    B Andersen
    Research Unit and Department for General Practice, Vennelyst Boulevard 6, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 77:416-8. 2001
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a structured information campaign aiming to recruit young adults for a Chlamydia trachomatis test by use of a non-invasive, home obtained and mailed sample...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reasons for Chlamydia trachomatis testing and the associated age-specific prevalences
    J K Møller
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 63:339-45. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Home sampling versus conventional swab sampling for screening of Chlamydia trachomatis in women: a cluster-randomized 1-year follow-up study
    L Ostergaard
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 31:951-7. 2000
    ..2%) in the control group reported being treated for PID (P=.045), indicating that a screening strategy involving home sampling is associated with a lower prevalence of C. trachomatis and a lower proportion of reported cases of PID...
  14. pmc Managing partners of people diagnosed with Chlamydia trachomatis: a comparison of two partner testing methods
    L Østergaard
    Research Unit Q, Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Sygehus, 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
    Sex Transm Infect 79:358-61. 2003
    ..To compare the effectiveness of "home sampling" with that of "office sampling" for testing partners to men and women infected with Chlamydia trachomatis...
  15. pmc Psychosocial impact of Chlamydia trachomatis testing in general practice
    Ida Kangas
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Br J Gen Pract 56:587-93. 2006
    ..Urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infections are widespread, and each year many tests are performed in general practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia trachomatis infection and risk of ectopic pregnancy
    Berit Andersen
    Sex Transm Dis 34:59; author reply 60. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of the commercial home Chlamydia test]
    Berit Andersen
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:3540. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint [24-hour nonstop research training course]
    Anne Lene Bleken
    Center for Medicinsk Uddannelse, INCUBA Forskerpark Skejby, DK 8200 Arhus N
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:3562-4. 2008
    ..The response from course participants was very positive, and the course organisers are most satisfied with the achieved results...