Pierre Andre Michaud

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Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in legal and illegal substance use among 16 to 20 year old adolescents in Switzerland
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 136:318-26. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Reforms of the pre-graduate curriculum for medical students: the Bologna process and beyond
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Curricular Affairs, Faculty of Biology and Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13738. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Adolescents, Internet and new technologies: a new wonderland?]
    P A Michaud
    Unité multidisciplinaire de sant des adolescents, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1230, 1232-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Ethics and adolescent care: an international perspective
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:418-22. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint [Alcohol misuse in adolescents - a challenge for general practitioners]
    P A Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne
    Ther Umsch 64:121-6. 2007
  6. doi request reprint To say or not to say: a qualitative study on the disclosure of their condition by human immunodeficiency virus-positive adolescents
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, University Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 44:356-62. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint [Adolescent medicine in Guglera: a novel approach for unemployed, severely obese adolescents]
    P A Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 6:120-2. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Coping with an HIV infection. A multicenter qualitative survey on HIV positive adolescents' perceptions of their disease, therapeutic adherence and treatment
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:247-53. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is it possible to run suicide prevention interventions within the school setting?]
    P A Michaud
    Unité multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 2:1518-21. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Addressing ethical dilemmas in the clinical care of adolescents: an international view
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne 1011, Switzerland
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 20:949-60, x. 2009

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Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint Secular trends in legal and illegal substance use among 16 to 20 year old adolescents in Switzerland
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 136:318-26. 2006
    ..Using the data from two similar large national surveys run in 1993 and 2002, this paper assesses secular trends in rates of substance use among 16-20-year-old Swiss adolescents...
  2. doi request reprint Reforms of the pre-graduate curriculum for medical students: the Bologna process and beyond
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Curricular Affairs, Faculty of Biology and Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13738. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Adolescents, Internet and new technologies: a new wonderland?]
    P A Michaud
    Unité multidisciplinaire de sant des adolescents, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1230, 1232-5. 2010
    ..Parents should monitor their adolescents' activity in an open and interactive way. Moreover, any adolescent medical check-up should touch on the use of new technologies...
  4. doi request reprint Ethics and adolescent care: an international perspective
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:418-22. 2010
    ..This update reviews the concepts underlying ethical issues in various contexts and countries, highlighting the evolution in the use of the core values underpinning the field and practice of bioethics as applied to healthcare...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Alcohol misuse in adolescents - a challenge for general practitioners]
    P A Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne
    Ther Umsch 64:121-6. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint To say or not to say: a qualitative study on the disclosure of their condition by human immunodeficiency virus-positive adolescents
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, University Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 44:356-62. 2009
    ..This qualitative study describes some of the reasons why, and the extent to which, adolescents may or may not disclose their condition to others...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Adolescent medicine in Guglera: a novel approach for unemployed, severely obese adolescents]
    P A Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 6:120-2. 2010
    ..The short term results of la Guglera seem very promising. The program is financially co-supported by the Swiss and cantonal administrations, the insurance companies and the parents...
  8. doi request reprint Coping with an HIV infection. A multicenter qualitative survey on HIV positive adolescents' perceptions of their disease, therapeutic adherence and treatment
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:247-53. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Is it possible to run suicide prevention interventions within the school setting?]
    P A Michaud
    Unité multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 2:1518-21. 2006
    ..Finally, the school which faces a suicide should set up debriefing activities, thus deterring vulnerable pupils to engage in violent acting as a result of a contamination process...
  10. ncbi request reprint Addressing ethical dilemmas in the clinical care of adolescents: an international view
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Unite multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne 1011, Switzerland
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 20:949-60, x. 2009
    ..Although the final decision regarding which ethical option should be chosen usually belongs to the health care providers and his or her patient, the deliberative approach provides the ingredients for sound, unbiased decision-making...
  11. doi request reprint Frequency and effects of meeting health behaviour guidelines among adolescents
    Daniel Mejía
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine IUMSP, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 23:8-13. 2013
    ..To assess the relationship between overweight status and the concomitant adherence to physical activity, daily screen time and nutritional guidelines...
  12. ncbi request reprint Some go without a cigarette: characteristics of cannabis users who have never smoked tobacco
    J C Suris
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1042-7. 2007
    ..To estimate the prevalence of youth who use cannabis but have never been tobacco smokers and to assess the characteristics that differentiate them from those using both substances or neither substance...
  13. doi request reprint Violent adolescents and their educational environment: a multilevel analysis
    Judit Thurnherr
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:351-9. 2008
    ..This study examined the respective roles of personal and environmental factors in youth violence in a nationally representative sample of 7548 postmandatory school students and apprentices ages 16-20 years in Switzerland...
  14. doi request reprint Chronically connected? Internet use among adolescents with chronic conditions
    Joan Carles Suris
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 46:200-2. 2010
    ..Our results indicate that CC females, but not males, are more likely to be heavy Internet users than their peers. CC youths are also more likely to visit health-related web sites, but less frequently than other sites...
  15. ncbi request reprint Missed appointments in an adolescent outpatient clinic: descriptive analyses of consultations over 8 years
    Vincent Chariatte
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University Hospital Center of Vaud and University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, CH 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 137:677-81. 2007
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Associations between online pornography and sexual behavior among adolescents: myth or reality?
    Marie Thérèse Luder
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bugnon, 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Sex Behav 40:1027-35. 2011
    ..We conclude that pornography exposure is not associated with risky sexual behaviors and that the willingness of exposure does not seem to have an impact on risky sexual behaviors among adolescents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Piercing among adolescents: body art as risk marker
    Joan Carles Suris
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Fam Pract 56:126-30. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factor profiles and their social gradient from adolescence to age 74 in a Swiss region
    Véronique Addor
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Rue du Bugnon 17, CH 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Prev Med 36:217-28. 2003
    ..Few European studies have investigated how cardiovascular risk factors (CRF) in adults relate to those observed in younger generations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Female adolescents' views on a youth-friendly clinic
    Aurélie Mauerhofer
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:18-23. 2010
    ..To assess satisfaction among female patients of a youth-friendly clinic and to determine with which factors this was associated...
  20. doi request reprint Health risk behaviors in adolescents with chronic conditions
    Joan Carles Suris
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 122:e1113-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the frequency of risk behaviors and to measure the extent of co-occurrence of these behaviors in chronically ill and healthy adolescents...
  21. doi request reprint Parental monitoring: a way to decrease substance use among Swiss adolescents?
    Lionel Tornay
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 172:1229-34. 2013
    ..Encouraging parents to monitor their adolescents' activities and friendships by establishing rules about what is allowed or not is a way to limit the negative influence of consuming peers on adolescent substance use. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Self-reported health needs and use of primary health care services by adolescents enrolled in post-mandatory schools or vocational training programmes in Switzerland
    Andre Jeannin
    Research Group on Adolescent Health IUMSP GRSA, University Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 135:11-8. 2005
    ..This paper reports on health needs expressed by adolescents and their use of health care services over the 12 months preceding the survey...
  23. ncbi request reprint Chronic illness, life style and emotional health in adolescence: results of a cross-sectional survey on the health of 15-20-year-olds in Switzerland
    Lise Miauton
    Adolescent Health Research Unit, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 162:682-9. 2003
    ..002) admitted drinking alcohol. The burden of their illness had important psychological consequences: 7.7% of girls (versus 3.4%; P=0.000) and 4.9% of boys (versus 2.0%; P=0.000) had attempted suicide during the previous 12 months...
  24. pmc Challenging the "inoffensiveness" of regular cannabis use by its associations with other current risky substance use--a census of 20-year-old Swiss men
    Gerhard Gmel
    Alcohol Treatment Centre, Lausanne University Hospital CHUV, Mont Paisible 16, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:46-59. 2010
    ..A pressing public health issue among cannabis users stems from risky licit substance use warranting preventive efforts within this age group...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cumulative risk factors for adolescent alcohol misuse and its perceived consequences among 16 to 20 year old adolescents in Switzerland
    Agnes Zufferey
    Groupe de recherche sur la santé des adolescents et Unité multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents, Institut universitaire de médecine sociale and préventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Prev Med 45:233-9. 2007
    ..To assess the cumulative impact of environmental and individual factors associated with adolescent alcohol misuse and their correlation with self-reported consequences of drinking...
  26. ncbi request reprint Beyond the insiders' circle: disseminating the results of adolescent health surveys
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Multidisciplinary Unit for Adolescent Health, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Acta Paediatr 94:1017-22. 2005
    ....
  27. doi request reprint First consumption ever of multiple substances: applying an expert-based taxonomy to a Swiss national sample of adolescents
    André Berchtold
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bâtiment Biopôle 1, Rte de la Corniche 2, CH 1066 Epalinges, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 36:68-72. 2011
    ..Prevention and treatment programs can then be tailored to address specific issues related to different youth subgroups...
  28. doi request reprint A U-shaped association between intensity of Internet use and adolescent health
    Richard E Bélanger
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 127:e330-5. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between different Internet-use intensities and adolescent mental and somatic health...
  29. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraception among teenagers in Switzerland: a cross-sectional survey on the sexuality of 16- to 20-year-olds
    Sandrine Ottesen
    University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Adolescent Health Research Unit, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 31:101-10. 2002
    ..To describe and analyze emergency contraception (EC) awareness and use among sexually active Swiss teenagers...
  30. doi request reprint Weekly sport practice and adolescent well-being
    Arnaud Merglen
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Dis Child 99:208-10. 2014
    ..However, very limited evidence directly supports this statement among adolescents and the sport duration that we should recommend remains unknown. We aimed to determine sport durations that were associated with poor well-being...
  31. ncbi request reprint Missed appointments in an outpatient clinic for adolescents, an approach to predict the risk of missing
    Vincent Chariatte
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 43:38-45. 2008
    ..To predict the risk of an adolescent patient to miss an appointment, based on the previous appointments and on the characteristics of the patient and the appointment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Substance use and suicidal conduct: a study of adolescents hospitalized for suicide attempt and ideation
    Marie Méan
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, University Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Acta Paediatr 94:952-9. 2005
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Training medical students to conduct motivational interviewing: a randomized controlled trial
    Jean Bernard Daeppen
    Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 87:313-8. 2012
    ..To examine the effectiveness of motivational interviewing (MI) training among medical students...
  34. pmc GPs' role in the detection of psychological problems of young people: a population-based study
    Aurélie Mauerhofer
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Gen Pract 59:e308-14. 2009
    ..Among young people, about one in three females and one in five males report experiencing emotional distress but 65-95% of them do not receive help from health professionals...
  35. doi request reprint Cannabis and tobacco use: where are the boundaries? A qualitative study on cannabis consumption modes among adolescents
    Christina Akre
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social reventive Medicine IUMSP, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Health Educ Res 25:74-82. 2010
    ..Our findings support the growing evidence which suggests that nicotine dependence and cigarette smoking may be induced by cannabis consumption...
  36. doi request reprint "I'll look it up on the Web first": Barriers and overcoming barriers to consult for sexual dysfunction among young men
    Christina Akre
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine IUMSP, University Hospital Center of Vaud and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:348-53. 2010
    ..Our aim was to identify the barriers young men face to consult a health professional when they encounter sexual dysfunctions and where they turn to, if so, for answers...
  37. doi request reprint Disordered eating behaviors: what about boys?
    Françoise Dominé
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 44:111-7. 2009
    ..To determine the characteristics specific to boys with disordered eating behaviors (DEB) and the general context in which these DEB occur...
  38. ncbi request reprint The Georgian adolescent health survey: methodological and strategic issues
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Groupe de recherche sur la santé des adolescents, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Universite de Lausanne, Switzerland
    Soz Praventivmed 51:54-62. 2006
    ..To conduct a national survey on adolescent health and lifestyles in Georgia and to thus set up a database on adolescent...
  39. ncbi request reprint Unintentional injuries among 16 to 20 year old students in Switzerland
    Joan Caries Suris
    Groupe de recherche sur la santé des adolescents, IUMSP, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 16:265-73. 2004
    ..Accident prevalence rates remain high among adolescents. Safety counselling and environmental measures need to be implemented...
  40. ncbi request reprint Assessment of physical activity with a pedometer and its relationship with VO2max among adolescents in Switzerland
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne
    Soz Praventivmed 47:107-15. 2002
    ..In the absence of a gold standard, the assessment of physical activity in children remains difficult. To record physical activity with a pedometer and to examine to what extent it is correlated with VO2max...
  41. doi request reprint Sexual dysfunctions among young men: prevalence and associated factors
    Anaïs Mialon
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 51:25-31. 2012
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Who eats healthily? A population-based study among young Swiss residents
    Marietta Meier
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Public Health Nutr 13:2068-75. 2010
    ..To assess whether Swiss residents aged 15-24 years follow current nutritional guidelines and whether differences exist according to gender and weight status...
  43. doi request reprint Youths carrying a weapon or using a weapon in a fight: what makes the difference?
    Judit Thurnherr
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social reventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Health Educ Res 24:270-9. 2009
    ..Weapon carrying should be part of the clinical assessment and preventive counseling of adolescents. Preventive programs specific for at-risk youth groups need to be developed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Towards a sedentary society: trends in adolescent sport practice in Switzerland (1993-2002)
    Joan Carles Suris
    Groupe de Recherche sur la Santé des Adolescents GRSA, Institut universitaire de médecine sociale et préventive IUMSP, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 39:132-4. 2006
    ..This article presents the trends in sport practice among Swiss adolescents between 1993 and 2002, comparing data from two surveys...
  45. doi request reprint Do youths gamble? You bet! A Swiss population-based study
    Marie Thérèse Luder
    Research Group on Adolescent Health GRSA, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine IUMSP, Centre Hospitailer Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Bugnon, 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 140:w13074. 2010
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Extra burden of psychosomatic complaints among adolescents suffering from chronic conditions
    Joan Carles Suris
    From the Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 32:328-31. 2011
    ..To determine whether there are differences in health perception and health care use among adolescents with psychosomatic symptoms (PS), with chronic conditions (CCs), and with both conditions compared with healthy controls...
  47. doi request reprint Unwanted sexual experiences among adolescents: shedding light on the gray zone between consensual and non-consensual sex
    Christina Akre
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 25:69-74. 2013
    ..This study aimed at exploring adolescents' perceptions of unwanted sexual experiences (USE) in order to set up definitions, categories, and boundaries on the continuum between consensual and non-consensual sex...
  48. ncbi request reprint Implementation and evaluation of an internet health site for adolescents in Switzerland
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    University Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 33:287-90. 2003
    ..It suggests that it is possible to provide young people with authoritative health information and to facilitate their access to counseling and health care facilities by having young people use such a website...
  49. ncbi request reprint Trends in violent deaths among young people 10-24 years old, in Switzerland, 1969-1997
    Virginie Schlueter
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Groupe de recherche sur la santé des adolescents, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:291-7. 2004
    ..To assess violent death rates and trends between 1969 and 1997 among young people aged 10-24 years old in Switzerland...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prevention and health promotion in school and community settings: a commentary on the international perspective
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Multidisciplinary Unit for Adolescent Health, University Medical Center, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 33:219-25. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint The development and pilot-testing of a training curriculum in adolescent medicine and health
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Multidisciplinary Unit for Adolescent Health, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 35:51-7. 2004
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint [Adolescent medicine male clinic]
    J C Suris
    Unité multidisciplinaire de santé des adolescents UMSA, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 3:30-3. 2007
    ..They can also get information/treatment in the area of sexually transmitted infections...
  53. ncbi request reprint [Adolescents with an eating disorder: an evidence-based approach on the role of parents]
    Anne Emmanuelle Ambresin
    Psychologue, CHUV, 1011 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 10:66-8. 2014
    ..This therapy places parents at the centre of care for adolescents with EDs. Its great asset is the evidence-based approach underpinning the therapy...
  54. pmc Common mental health problems
    Pierre Andre Michaud
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMJ 330:835-8. 2005
  55. pmc Effect of training on primary care residents' performance in brief alcohol intervention: a randomized controlled trial
    Isabelle Chossis
    Alcohol Treatment Center, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1144-9. 2007
    ..The effectiveness of teaching BAI on the performance of primary care residents has not been fully evaluated...
  56. doi request reprint Do Swiss adolescents perceive the negative effects of their illegal substance use?
    Michael Gaille
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 141:w13194. 2011
    ..Physicians should feel confident questioning adolescents on the adverse consequences of their IPS consumption, as they are likely to be responsive on this issue...
  57. doi request reprint Vaccination against human papillomavirus in Switzerland: simulation of the impact on infection rates
    André Berchtold
    Groupe de Recherche sur la Santé des Adolescents GRSA, University Hospital Center and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Public Health 55:25-34. 2010
    ..The main objective of this article is to simulate the impact on different vaccination policies upon the mid- and long-term HPV 16/18 age-specific infection rates...
  58. doi request reprint Sports practice among adolescents with chronic health conditions
    Isabelle Pittet
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:565-71. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Exploratory survey about dietary supplement use: a hazardous and erratic way to improve one's health?
    David S Troxler
    School of Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13807. 2013
    ..This exploratory study aimed to investigate the perceptions and motivations of DS users in Lausanne, Switzerland...
  60. pmc The adolescent with a chronic condition. Part II: healthcare provision
    P A Michaud
    Unité Multidisciplinaire pour la Santé des Adolescents, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Dis Child 89:943-9. 2004
    ..Special areas such as the issue of life threatening diseases and the ethical aspects of the treatment of chronic conditions are also discussed...
  61. ncbi request reprint Correlates of extracurricular sport participation among Swiss adolescents
    P A Michaud
    Multidisciplinary Unit for Adolescent Health and Research group on Adolescent Health, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Pediatr 165:546-55. 2006
    ..57; 95%CI:1.09-2.25; males, OR:1.80; 95%CI: 20-2.69)...
  62. ncbi request reprint Abortion trends 1990-1999 in a Swiss region and determinants of abortion recurrence
    V Addor
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 133:219-26. 2003
    ..To assess age- and nationality-specific trends in abortion rates over the last decade, and to describe women's characteristics, identifying risk factors for repeated abortion...
  63. ncbi request reprint Swiss adolescents' and adults' perceptions of cannabis use: a qualitative study
    P Menghrajani
    Research Group on Adolescent Health, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Health Educ Res 20:476-84. 2005
    ..Within the Swiss context, we conclude there exists an urgent need for information and clarification of the issues linked with cannabis use and misuse directed at parents and professionals...
  64. ncbi request reprint Effects of usual nutrient intake and vitamin D status on markers of bone turnover in Swiss adolescents
    F Ginty
    Nestle Research Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Nutr 58:1257-65. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effects of nutrient intake and vitamin D status on markers of type I collagen formation and degradation in adolescent boys and girls...
  65. ncbi request reprint Gender-related psychological and behavioural correlates of pubertal timing in a national sample of Swiss adolescents
    P A Michaud
    Multidisciplinary Unit for Adolescent Health and Research group on Adolescent Health, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 254:172-8. 2006
    ..11 and 1.53, respectively). Clinicians should take into account the pubertal stage of their patients and provide them, as well as their parents, with appropriate counselling in the field of mental health and health behaviour...