Helen Kalies

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Affiliation: University of Munich
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Invasive Haemophilus influenzae infections in Germany: impact of non-type b serotypes in the post-vaccine era
    Helen Kalies
    Department Epidemiology, Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 9:45. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of hexavalent vaccines against invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b disease: Germany's experience after 5 years of licensure
    Helen Kalies
    Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    Vaccine 26:2545-52. 2008
  3. pmc Vaccination coverage in children can be estimated from health insurance data
    Helen Kalies
    Institute for Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Munich, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:82. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunisation status of children in Germany: temporal trends and regional differences
    Helen Kalies
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 165:30-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of combination vaccines has improved timeliness of vaccination in children
    Helen Kalies
    Department of Pediatric Epidemiology, Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine of Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:507-12. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Four and one-half-year follow-up of the effectiveness of diphtheria-tetanus toxoids-acellular pertussis/Haemophilus influenzae type b and diphtheria-tetanus toxoids-acellular pertussis-inactivated poliovirus/H. influenzae type b combination vaccines in Ge
    Helen Kalies
    Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maxilimilians University, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:944-50. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Surveillance for rare infectious diseases: is one passive data source enough for Haemophilus influenzae?
    Astrid Milde-Busch
    Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 18:371-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Excessive crying beyond 3 months may herald other features of multiple regulatory problems
    Rudiger Von Kries
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology at the Institute of Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:508-11. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Sudden and unexpected deaths after the administration of hexavalent vaccines (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis, hepatitis B, Haemophilius influenzae type b): is there a signal?
    Rudiger Von Kries
    Institut für Soziale Pädiatrie und Jugendmedizin der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 164:61-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae infections in Germany: a case report of a previously healthy 7-year-old boy with an intracranial abscess, and epidemiological data from 2001 to 2004
    Anna Sandqvist
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of General Pediatrics, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 165:658-9. 2006

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Publications11

  1. pmc Invasive Haemophilus influenzae infections in Germany: impact of non-type b serotypes in the post-vaccine era
    Helen Kalies
    Department Epidemiology, Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 9:45. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Effectiveness of hexavalent vaccines against invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b disease: Germany's experience after 5 years of licensure
    Helen Kalies
    Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    Vaccine 26:2545-52. 2008
    ..6) for incomplete primary series and 90.4% (95% CI: 70.6-96.8) for the full primary series. For full immunisation VE was 100.0% (95% CI: 52.7-100.0). Hexavalent vaccines show a high effectiveness against invasive Hib disease in Germany...
  3. pmc Vaccination coverage in children can be estimated from health insurance data
    Helen Kalies
    Institute for Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Munich, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:82. 2008
    ..We assessed whether routine data generated by statutory health insurances (SHI) might be used to monitor vaccination coverage in young children...
  4. ncbi request reprint Immunisation status of children in Germany: temporal trends and regional differences
    Helen Kalies
    Department of Paediatric Epidemiology, Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 165:30-6. 2006
    ..5% to 15% for the full primary DTPPolioHibHep series, from 16.2% to 44.7% for the first MMR dose and from 1.0% to 19.3% for the full immunisation with all recommended vaccines (DTPPolioHibHepMMR)...
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of combination vaccines has improved timeliness of vaccination in children
    Helen Kalies
    Department of Pediatric Epidemiology, Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine of Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:507-12. 2006
    ..We examined whether the use of combination vaccines has improved the timing of these vaccinations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Four and one-half-year follow-up of the effectiveness of diphtheria-tetanus toxoids-acellular pertussis/Haemophilus influenzae type b and diphtheria-tetanus toxoids-acellular pertussis-inactivated poliovirus/H. influenzae type b combination vaccines in Ge
    Helen Kalies
    Institute for Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maxilimilians University, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:944-50. 2004
    ..A study in Germany based on approximately 2 years of follow-up, estimated vaccine effectiveness (VE) of DTaP/Hib and DTaP-inactivated poliovirus/Hib combination vaccines against invasive Hib disease to be high...
  7. doi request reprint Surveillance for rare infectious diseases: is one passive data source enough for Haemophilus influenzae?
    Astrid Milde-Busch
    Institute of Social Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 18:371-5. 2008
    ..The completeness of a compulsory reporting system of systemic Haemophilus influenzae infections in children in Germany is studied by means of cross-linking registry data from three sources and applying capture-recapture methods...
  8. ncbi request reprint Excessive crying beyond 3 months may herald other features of multiple regulatory problems
    Rudiger Von Kries
    Division of Pediatric Epidemiology at the Institute of Social Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:508-11. 2006
    ..To assess duration of excessive crying and its relation to sleep and eating disturbances in a population sample of infants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sudden and unexpected deaths after the administration of hexavalent vaccines (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis, hepatitis B, Haemophilius influenzae type b): is there a signal?
    Rudiger Von Kries
    Institut für Soziale Pädiatrie und Jugendmedizin der Ludwig Maximilians Universität, Heiglhofstrasse 63, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 164:61-9. 2005
    ..However, they constitute a signal for one of the two hexavalent vaccines which should prompt intensified surveillance for unexpected deaths after vaccination...
  10. ncbi request reprint Invasive nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae infections in Germany: a case report of a previously healthy 7-year-old boy with an intracranial abscess, and epidemiological data from 2001 to 2004
    Anna Sandqvist
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of General Pediatrics, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 165:658-9. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Safe in the sun: low prevalence of sunburns and a high use of sun protection measures in Bavarian preschool children
    Alexander Steinmann
    Arch Dermatol 141:1041-2. 2005