Manas K Akmatov

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Affiliation: Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of an infectious disease questionnaire and evaluation of self-assessed vulnerability to infections : findings of Pretest 2 of the German National Cohort
    S Castell
    Department for Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124, Braunschweig, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 57:1300-7. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Web-based questionnaires to capture acute infections in long-term cohorts : findings of a feasibility study
    S Mall
    Department for Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124, Braunschweig, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 57:1308-14. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Serial home-based self-collection of anterior nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus carriage in a randomized population-based study in Germany
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany TWINCORE Centre for Experimental and Clinical Infection Research, Hannover, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 25:4-10. 2014
  4. pmc Equivalence of self- and staff-collected nasal swabs for the detection of viral respiratory pathogens
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e48508. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in 31 low and middle-income countries
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstrasse 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e14. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Child abuse in 28 developing and transitional countries--results from the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys
    Manas K Akmatov
    Epidemiology Group, Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 40:219-27. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-collected nasal swabs to detect infection and colonization: a useful tool for population-based epidemiological studies?
    M K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Project Group Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e589-93. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint E-mail-based symptomatic surveillance combined with self-collection of nasal swabs: a new tool for acute respiratory infection epidemiology
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstrasse 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e799-803. 2011

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of an infectious disease questionnaire and evaluation of self-assessed vulnerability to infections : findings of Pretest 2 of the German National Cohort
    S Castell
    Department for Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124, Braunschweig, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 57:1300-7. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in Pretest 2 of the GNC newly added items on self-assessed vulnerability to several infectious diseases and to assess test-retest reliability of the questionnaire...
  2. ncbi request reprint Web-based questionnaires to capture acute infections in long-term cohorts : findings of a feasibility study
    S Mall
    Department for Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124, Braunschweig, Germany
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 57:1308-14. 2014
    ..We investigated the feasibility of a weekly WQ assessing symptoms of ARI and GII among participants of the German National Cohort (GNC)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Serial home-based self-collection of anterior nasal swabs to detect Staphylococcus aureus carriage in a randomized population-based study in Germany
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany TWINCORE Centre for Experimental and Clinical Infection Research, Hannover, Germany Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 25:4-10. 2014
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  4. pmc Equivalence of self- and staff-collected nasal swabs for the detection of viral respiratory pathogens
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e48508. 2012
    ..This may be circumvented by having the participants collect their own nasal swabs. We compared self- and staff-collected swabs in terms of swabbing quality and detection of viral respiratory pathogens...
  5. ncbi request reprint Timeliness of childhood vaccinations in 31 low and middle-income countries
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstrasse 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:e14. 2012
    ..This study assessed the extent of delays in childhood vaccinations and examined sociodemographic correlates of delayed and missing vaccinations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Child abuse in 28 developing and transitional countries--results from the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys
    Manas K Akmatov
    Epidemiology Group, Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, 38124Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 40:219-27. 2011
    ..Using data from the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS) we aimed to (i) compare different forms of child abuse across countries and regions, and (ii) examine factors associated with different forms of child abuse...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-collected nasal swabs to detect infection and colonization: a useful tool for population-based epidemiological studies?
    M K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Project Group Epidemiology, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstraße 7, D 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e589-93. 2011
    ..Here, we review recent experience with self-collection of nasal swabs for the detection of microorganisms and discuss future prospects and applications for this technique...
  8. ncbi request reprint E-mail-based symptomatic surveillance combined with self-collection of nasal swabs: a new tool for acute respiratory infection epidemiology
    Manas K Akmatov
    Department of Infection Genetics, Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Inhoffenstrasse 7, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e799-803. 2011
    ..We examined the feasibility of combining communication by e-mail and self-collection of nasal swabs for the prospective detection of acute respiratory infections in a non-medical setting...