Antoine Flahault

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Global monitoring of influenza: potential contribution of national networks from a French perspective
    Antoine Flahault
    WHO Collaborating Center for Electronic Disease Surveillance, Inserm Unit 707, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 27 rue Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:387-93. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Strategies for containing a global influenza pandemic
    Antoine Flahault
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Unit 707, WHO Collaborating Centre for Electronic Disease Surveillance, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 27, rue Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Vaccine 24:6751-5. 2006
  3. pmc Key strategies for reducing spread of avian influenza among commercial poultry holdings: lessons for transmission to humans
    Arnaud Le Menach
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale INSERM U707, 27 rue Chaligny, 75012 Paris, France
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2467-75. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Modeling spatial and temporal transmission of foot-and-mouth disease in France: identification of high-risk areas
    Arnaud Le Menach
    INSERM Unité 444, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Epidémiologie et Sciences de Information Biomédicale, 27 rue Chaligny, 75012 Paris, France
    Vet Res 36:699-712. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Real-time monitoring of the influenza vaccine field effectiveness
    Judith Legrand
    Epidemiology and Information Sciences, INSERM U707, CHU Saint Antoine, University Pierre et Marie Curie, WHO Collaborating Centre for Electronic Disease Surveillance, 27 rue Chaligny, 75 571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Vaccine 24:6605-11. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint [Is lung cancer screening by the helical scanner justified?]
    Antoine Flahault
    Santé Publique, Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, INSERM U707, 27, rue de Chaligny, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 23:333-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [SARS-CoV: 2. Modeling SARS epidemic]
    Antoine Flahault
    INSERM U 444, 27, rue Chaligny, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 19:1161-4. 2003
  8. pmc Persistent increase in the incidence of acute male urethritis diagnosed in general practices in France
    Veronique Massari
    INSERM U707, Universite Pierre and Marie Curie, 27 rue de Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Br J Gen Pract 56:110-4. 2006
  9. pmc Impact of Chikungunya virus infection on health status and quality of life: a retrospective cohort study
    Man Koumba Soumahoro
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Unité Mixte de Recherche en Santé 707, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7800. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint A recent increase in the incidence of male urethritis in France
    Veronique Massari
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Unité de recherche U444, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    Sex Transm Dis 29:319-23. 2002

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Global monitoring of influenza: potential contribution of national networks from a French perspective
    Antoine Flahault
    WHO Collaborating Center for Electronic Disease Surveillance, Inserm Unit 707, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 27 rue Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:387-93. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Strategies for containing a global influenza pandemic
    Antoine Flahault
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Unit 707, WHO Collaborating Centre for Electronic Disease Surveillance, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 27, rue Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Vaccine 24:6751-5. 2006
    ..Results provide general guidance for the issues of concern to public-health decision-makers: when to set up interventions, where, and at which administrative levels...
  3. pmc Key strategies for reducing spread of avian influenza among commercial poultry holdings: lessons for transmission to humans
    Arnaud Le Menach
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale INSERM U707, 27 rue Chaligny, 75012 Paris, France
    Proc Biol Sci 273:2467-75. 2006
    ..Understanding the relative importance of different control measures is essential for response planning...
  4. ncbi request reprint Modeling spatial and temporal transmission of foot-and-mouth disease in France: identification of high-risk areas
    Arnaud Le Menach
    INSERM Unité 444, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Epidémiologie et Sciences de Information Biomédicale, 27 rue Chaligny, 75012 Paris, France
    Vet Res 36:699-712. 2005
    ..The results of this model highlight the importance of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to obtain more precise data concerning herds...
  5. ncbi request reprint Real-time monitoring of the influenza vaccine field effectiveness
    Judith Legrand
    Epidemiology and Information Sciences, INSERM U707, CHU Saint Antoine, University Pierre et Marie Curie, WHO Collaborating Centre for Electronic Disease Surveillance, 27 rue Chaligny, 75 571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Vaccine 24:6605-11. 2006
    ..Making the assumption that the vaccine coverage is stable from 1 year to another, we are able to assess the level of the FVE few weeks after the beginning of the epidemic and we should detect a lack of effectiveness of the vaccine...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Is lung cancer screening by the helical scanner justified?]
    Antoine Flahault
    Santé Publique, Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, INSERM U707, 27, rue de Chaligny, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 23:333-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [SARS-CoV: 2. Modeling SARS epidemic]
    Antoine Flahault
    INSERM U 444, 27, rue Chaligny, 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 19:1161-4. 2003
  8. pmc Persistent increase in the incidence of acute male urethritis diagnosed in general practices in France
    Veronique Massari
    INSERM U707, Universite Pierre and Marie Curie, 27 rue de Chaligny, F 75571 Paris Cedex 12, France
    Br J Gen Pract 56:110-4. 2006
    ..At-risk sexual behaviour seems to have increased in Europe, possibly due to the reassuring efficacy of highly active antiretroviral treatments...
  9. pmc Impact of Chikungunya virus infection on health status and quality of life: a retrospective cohort study
    Man Koumba Soumahoro
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Unité Mixte de Recherche en Santé 707, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e7800. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint A recent increase in the incidence of male urethritis in France
    Veronique Massari
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale INSERM, Unité de recherche U444, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    Sex Transm Dis 29:319-23. 2002
    ..At-risk sexual behaviors appear to have increased recently in France, possibly because of the reassuring efficacy of highly active antiretroviral treatments. The objective of this study was to assess the pattern of change...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prediction of the spread of influenza epidemics by the method of analogues
    Cecile Viboud
    Epidemiology and Information Sciences, INSERM Unit 444, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    Am J Epidemiol 158:996-1006. 2003
    ..001). Similar results were obtained for national incidence forecasts. From the results of this method, maps of influenza epidemic forecasts can be made in countries in which national and regional data are available...
  12. ncbi request reprint Association of influenza epidemics with global climate variability
    Cecile Viboud
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Unit 444, Epidemiology and Information Sciences, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Saint Antoine, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:1055-9. 2004
    ..Recognition of this association could lead to better understanding of the mechanisms of emergence of influenza epidemics...
  13. pmc Risk factors of influenza transmission in households
    Cecile Viboud
    Epidemiology and Information Sciences, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
    Br J Gen Pract 54:684-9. 2004
    ..Influenza transmission in households is a subject of renewed interest, as the vaccination of children is currently under debate and antiviral treatments have been approved for prophylactic use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Varicella in French adolescents and adults: individual risk assessment and cost-effectiveness of routine vaccination
    Thomas Hanslik
    Department of Public Health, Hopital Saint Antoine, INSERM U444, Universite Paris 6, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Vaccine 21:3614-22. 2003
    ..From the societal perspective, such screening and vaccination might save costs...
  15. pmc Novel chikungunya virus variant in travelers returning from Indian Ocean islands
    Philippe Parola
    Hopital Nord, Marseilles, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1493-9. 2006
    ..High viral loads in patients returning from Indian Ocean islands to countries where Ae. albopictus is prevalent may be a source of epidemics...
  16. pmc Virus diversity in a winter epidemic of acute diarrhea in France
    Roxane Chikhi-Brachet
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité 444, Epidémiologie et Sciences de l Information, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, 75571 Paris, France
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4266-72. 2002
    ..These four types of viruses accounted for an attributable risk of acute diarrhea of 34.7% for the general population, under the assumption of a causal role of these viruses...
  17. ncbi request reprint Baseline results of the Depiscan study: a French randomized pilot trial of lung cancer screening comparing low dose CT scan (LDCT) and chest X-ray (CXR)
    Thierry Blanchon
    INSERM, U707, F 75012 Paris, France
    Lung Cancer 58:50-8. 2007
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  18. ncbi request reprint [Emerging infectious diseases: the example of the Indian Ocean chikungunya outbreak (2005-2006)]
    Antoine Flahault
    L Ecole des Hautes Etudes de Santé Publique EHESP, Paris
    Bull Acad Natl Med 191:113-24; discussion 125-8. 2007
    ..There is still time to act against this threat of emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, through prevention, anticipation, monitoring and research...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Chikungunya, La Réunion and Mayotte, 2005-2006: an epidemic without a story?]
    Antoine Flahault
    Inserm UPMC, EHESP, Paris, France
    Sante Publique 19:S165-95. 2007
    ..This report presents comprehensive actions taken in 2006 for tracing the epidemic and mobilise research, as requested to the task force set up by the Prime Minister by March 20, 2006...
  20. pmc Online detection and quantification of epidemics
    Camille Pelat
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, UMR S 707, Paris, 75012 France
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:29. 2007
    ..However, implementation of the method may be difficult due to lack of statistical expertise. No dedicated tool is available to perform and guide analyses...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The French School of Public Health (FSPH): I. General perspectives]
    Antoine Flahault
    Administrateur provisoire de I EHESP Avenue du P Léon Bernard 35000 Rennes
    Bull Acad Natl Med 191:325-34; discussion 335-7. 2007
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  22. doi request reprint Estimating the impact of school closure on influenza transmission from Sentinel data
    Simon Cauchemez
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, Imperial College London, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Nature 452:750-4. 2008
    ..The impact of school closure would be reduced if it proved difficult to maintain low contact rates among children for a prolonged period...
  23. pmc Estimating Chikungunya prevalence in La Réunion Island outbreak by serosurveys: two methods for two critical times of the epidemic
    Patrick Gerardin
    Centre d Investigation Clinique Epidémiologie Clinique de La Réunion, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Groupe Hospitalier Sud Reunion, Saint Pierre
    BMC Infect Dis 8:99. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to refine clinical estimates provided by a regional surveillance-system using a two-stage serological assessment as gold standard...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Spiral CT: is it time for lung cancer screening?]
    Guy Frija
    L Université René Descartes, l Hôpital Européen G Pompldou, Paris
    Bull Acad Natl Med 187:153-60. 2003
    ..An experimental study of 1000 subjects financed by a grant have started recently in France...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is pertussis being considered as a cause of persistent cough among adults?
    Carine Couzigou
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:1013-5. 2003
    ..Factors associated with pertussis being considered included younger age, shorter cough duration, world health organization clinical definition for pertussis, and muscular chest pain...
  26. pmc Management of acute asthma exacerbations by general practitioners: a cross-sectional observational survey
    Lydia Guittet
    Inserm U444 and Hôpital Tenon, Paris, France
    Br J Gen Pract 54:759-64. 2004
    ..General practitioners (GPs) have a central place in the management of asthma, particularly in the context of acute exacerbations...
  27. ncbi request reprint The clinical characteristics of HIV-infected patients receiving dialysis in France between 1997 and 2002
    Cecile Vigneau
    Department of Nephrology A, Tenon Hospital, Paris, France
    Kidney Int 67:1509-14. 2005
    ..In 1997, 0.38% of dialysis patients in France were infected by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). No prevalence data were available in France since the widespread introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Community epidemiology of Chlamydia and Mycoplasma pneumoniae in LRTI in France over 29 months
    Jacques Gaillat
    The Infectious Diseases Unit, Hôpital d Annecy, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:643-51. 2005
    ..The role of Chlamydia pneumoniae (CP) and Mycoplasma pneumoniae (MP) in lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) is still little known in community settings...
  29. ncbi request reprint Could measuring of perceived risk among general practitioners have helped anticipate the French BSE crisis?
    Michel Setbon
    CNRS, LEST, Aix en Provence, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:377-81. 2004
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  30. ncbi request reprint Trends in voluntary HIV testing in general practices in France between 1987 and 2002
    Veronique Massari
    INSERM U707, Universite P and M Curie, Paris, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:543-7. 2005
    ..To measure the level of voluntary HIV testing and to assess its changes in the French general population according to the evolution of HIV testing policies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Disclosure of diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease in French general practice
    Inge Cantegreil-Kallen
    Department of Geriatrics, Broca Hospital, Paris, France
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 20:228-32. 2005
    ..As the GP has the weighty task of providing ropriate community care and psychological support to the patient, it is of utmost importance to reflect on how disclosure of diagnosis can be facilitated...
  32. pmc Suicide and attempted suicide in France: results of a general practice sentinel network, 1999-2001
    Francoise Le Pont
    INSERM U444, Faculte de Medecine Saint Antoine, Paris, France
    Br J Gen Pract 54:282-4. 2004
    ..The fatality rate increased with age. About 80% of GPs complied with the current recommendation to refer patients who had attempted suicide to hospital...
  33. pmc Influenza epidemics in the United States, France, and Australia, 1972-1997
    Cecile Viboud
    Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:32-9. 2004
    ..These results support a high correlation at the hemisphere level and suggest that the global interhemispheric circulation of epidemics follows an irregular pathway with recurrent changes in the leading hemisphere...
  34. pmc Medication sales and syndromic surveillance, France
    Elisabeta Vergu
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité, Paris, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:416-21. 2006
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  35. ncbi request reprint Decline in HCV testing and compliance with guidelines in patients of Sentinelles general practitioners, 1996-2002
    Veronique Massari
    Universite P and M Curie, INSERM, Paris, 75012, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:397-405. 2006
    ..Of the HCV-positive patients, 14% did not meet any criteria of the guidelines suggesting a lack of sensitivity in the current definition of patients recommended for testing...
  36. ncbi request reprint Risk perception of the "mad cow disease" in France: determinants and consequences
    Michel Setbon
    National Center for Scientific Research CNRS, Institute of Labour Economics and Industrial Sociology, Aix en Provence, France
    Risk Anal 25:813-26. 2005
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