Luc Gustaaf Antoon Bonneux

Summary

Affiliation: Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-specific increases in health care costs
    Johan J Polder
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 12:57-62. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint [Arguments against implementing a population-based screening programme for colorectal cancer]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1777. 2008
  3. pmc Higher education delays and shortens cognitive impairment: a multistate life table analysis of the US Health and Retirement Study
    Mieke Reuser
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:395-403. 2011
  4. pmc Success has many fathers, failure remains an orphan
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDI, PB 11650, 2502 AR, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:897-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Electromagnetic fields: damage to health due to the nocebo effect]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:953-6. 2007
  6. pmc From evidence based bioethics to evidence based social policies
    Luc Bonneux
    NIDI, PB 11650, Den Haag, 2502 AR, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:483-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and mortality risk: no connection between overweight in middle and older age groups and increased mortality]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2764-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint [Sensible family planning: do not have children too late, but not too early either]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDIIKNAW, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1507-12. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Medical demography and epidemiology: dizygotic twins
    Luc Gustaaf Antoon Bonneux
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, NIDI, P O Box 11650, 2502 AR, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:157-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [No evidence of fewer influenza complications with oseltamivir]
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDI KNAW, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A1127. 2009

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-specific increases in health care costs
    Johan J Polder
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 12:57-62. 2002
    ..The objectives of this work are to describe the age pattern of health care costs, to analyse the age-specific cost changes and to project future health care costs in an ageing population...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Arguments against implementing a population-based screening programme for colorectal cancer]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1777. 2008
    ..Physicians and other well-informed citizens rarely undergo colorectal cancer screening. In prioritising health care needs, preference should be given to the needs of actual patients, rather than placing demands on healthy individuals...
  3. pmc Higher education delays and shortens cognitive impairment: a multistate life table analysis of the US Health and Retirement Study
    Mieke Reuser
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute NIDI, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:395-403. 2011
    ..The increased duration of cognitive impairment in minority ethnic groups needs further study, also in Europe...
  4. pmc Success has many fathers, failure remains an orphan
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDI, PB 11650, 2502 AR, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 26:897-8. 2011
    ..What was highly unusual was the rather dramatic lagging of Dutch life expectancy between 1980 and 2000. The reasons of this failure remain clouded in mystery...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Electromagnetic fields: damage to health due to the nocebo effect]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:953-6. 2007
    ..Anxiety caused by health scares is an increasing public health problem, which should be addressed in its own right...
  6. pmc From evidence based bioethics to evidence based social policies
    Luc Bonneux
    NIDI, PB 11650, Den Haag, 2502 AR, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:483-5. 2007
    ..An evidence based social policy should be based on effective interventions that are able to break the vicious circles of disability handed down from generation to generation...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Overweight and mortality risk: no connection between overweight in middle and older age groups and increased mortality]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2764-9. 2007
    ..Smoking is fatal and saves health care costs by killing. Obesity is now a largely non-fatal condition that successfully avoids premature death by effective risk management but with increased health care costs...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Sensible family planning: do not have children too late, but not too early either]
    L Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDIIKNAW, Postbus 11 650, 2502 AR Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1507-12. 2008
    ..Women planning a family should take into account the decline in natural fertility after the age of 35; the future mothers of the Netherlands seem to be planning and deciding wisely...
  9. doi request reprint Medical demography and epidemiology: dizygotic twins
    Luc Gustaaf Antoon Bonneux
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, NIDI, P O Box 11650, 2502 AR, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:157-9. 2009
    ..While with extended life spans may come extended life spans with disability, the twin demography and epidemiology may show how to lighten the burden of senescence at the end of life...
  10. ncbi request reprint [No evidence of fewer influenza complications with oseltamivir]
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDI KNAW, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A1127. 2009
    ..This policy is based on one study which shows only limited evidence of the effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in lowering the number of such complications...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Advantages and disadvantages of breast cancer screening: time for evidence-based information]
    Luc Bonneux
    Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A887. 2009
    ..These figures are based on the best evidence available, but are subject to further improvement...
  12. doi request reprint Mortality in 272 European regions, 2002-2004. An update
    Luc G Bonneux
    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:77-85. 2010
    ..Closing the health gap is feasible and ought to be a major target of the European Union, but monitoring will need better registration of causes of death...
  13. ncbi request reprint [The Prevention Visit: a health check advocated by the Dutch College of General Practitioners]
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut NIDI, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3533. 2011
    ..In doing so, they transform the basic human fear of ageing and death into seemingly objective 'risks' that need 'treatments'...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Population-based breast cancer screening is not worthwhile. Screening has little effect on mortality]
    Luc G A Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut, Afd Population Dynamics, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 155:A3774. 2011
    ..Breast cancer screening is not a public health priority. Impartial and transparent information on the disadvantages and benefits of breast cancer screening is urgently needed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure in adulthood and life expectancy with cardiovascular disease in men and women: life course analysis
    Oscar H Franco
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Hypertension 46:280-6. 2005
    ..This effect is larger than estimated previously and affects both sexes similarly. Our findings underline the tremendous importance of preventing high blood pressure and its consequences in the population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Balancing evidence and public opinion in health technology assessments: the case of leukoreduction
    Irina Cleemput
    Belgian Health Care Knowledge Center KCE, Brussels
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 22:403-7. 2006
    ..This issue will need an open discussion with the general public of the real risks and a clear and unambiguous definition of proportionality in the precautionary principle, based on the European law...
  17. ncbi request reprint Smoking decreases the duration of life lived with and without cardiovascular disease: a life course analysis of the Framingham Heart Study
    Abdullah Al Mamun
    University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur Heart J 25:409-15. 2004
    ..To compare the burden of cardiovascular disease in terms of lifetime risk and life years lived with disease between smokers and non-smokers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mortality reduction by breast-cancer screening
    Luc Bonneux
    Lancet 362:245. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Methods of estimating years of life lost due to obesity
    Anna Peeters
    JAMA 289:2941; author reply 2941-2. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Obesity in adulthood and its consequences for life expectancy: a life-table analysis
    Anna Peeters
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Intern Med 138:24-32. 2003
    ..Overweight and obesity in adulthood are linked to an increased risk for death and disease. Their potential effect on life expectancy and premature death has not yet been described...
  21. pmc Screening populations at low risk carries high risks
    Luc Bonneux
    BMJ 326:53. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Mammographic screening: no reliable supporting evidence?
    Luc Bonneux
    Lancet 360:720; author reply 720-1. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Update on effects of screening mammography
    Luc Bonneux
    Lancet 360:337-8; author reply 339-40. 2002
  24. doi request reprint Obesity, cardiology, and beyond
    Maarten L Simoons
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:986-7. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Adult obesity and the burden of disability throughout life
    Anna Peeters
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 12:1145-51. 2004
    ..To analyze the prevalence of disability throughout life and life expectancy free of disability, associated with obesity at ages 30 to 49 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Harms and benefits of screening to prevent cervical cancer
    Luc Bonneux
    Lancet 364:1483; author reply 1485-6. 2004
  27. pmc The Polymeal: a more natural, safer, and probably tastier (than the Polypill) strategy to reduce cardiovascular disease by more than 75%
    Oscar H Franco
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 329:1447-50. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to identify a tastier and safer alternative to the Polypill: the Polymeal...
  28. ncbi request reprint A cross-national perspective on cost of illness: a comparison of studies from The Netherlands, Australia, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, and Sweden
    Johan J Polder
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Public Health Forecasting, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 6:223-32. 2005
    ..Cross-national comparisons may be possible if data and methods are standardized, and COI estimates are made for a common comparable package...
  29. pmc Cardiovascular risk models
    Luc Bonneux
    BMJ 335:107-8. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint [Socrates against Annie Hall]
    Luc Bonneux
    Nederlands Interdisciplinair Demografisch Instituut
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:69-72. 2007
  31. ncbi request reprint Costs and benefits of bacterial culturing and pathogen reduction in the Netherlands
    Mart P Janssen
    University Medical Center Utrecht, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Transfusion 46:956-65. 2006
    ..The cost-effectiveness (CE) of these interventions was analyzed after the introduction of the diversion pouch during blood collection...
  32. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: cost-effectiveness comparison
    Oscar H Franco
    Department of Public Health, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 50 Dr Molewaterplein, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Zuid Holland
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:71-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of four risk-lowering interventions (smoking cessation, antihypertensives, aspirin, and statins) in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mammographic screening from age 40 years
    Luc Bonneux
    Lancet 369:737; author reply 738. 2007