Janneke C M Heijne

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bern
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc The role of reinfection and partner notification in the efficacy of Chlamydia screening programs
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 203:372-7. 2011
  2. pmc Timing of progression from Chlamydia trachomatis infection to pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modelling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern CH 3012, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 12:187. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Case and partnership reproduction numbers for a curable sexually transmitted infection
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Finkenhubelweg 11, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    J Theor Biol 331:38-47. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Insights into the timing of repeated testing after treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis: data and modelling study
    Janneke Cornelia Maria Heijne
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Infect 89:57-62. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Quantifying transmission of norovirus during an outbreak
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiology 23:277-84. 2012
  6. pmc Enhanced hygiene measures and norovirus transmission during an outbreak
    Janneke C M Heijne
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:24-30. 2009
  7. pmc Individual and population level effects of partner notification for Chlamydia trachomatis
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e51438. 2012
  8. pmc Transmission of Chlamydia trachomatis through sexual partnerships: a comparison between three individual-based models and empirical data
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J R Soc Interface 9:136-46. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Direct and indirect effects of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis on the prevention of pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modeling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    From the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiology 24:854-62. 2013
  10. pmc Infectious disease transmission as a forensic problem: who infected whom?
    Peter Teunis
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120955. 2013

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The role of reinfection and partner notification in the efficacy of Chlamydia screening programs
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 203:372-7. 2011
    ..Effective management of sex partners to prevent reinfection might need to be strengthened in chlamydia control programs...
  2. pmc Timing of progression from Chlamydia trachomatis infection to pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modelling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern CH 3012, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 12:187. 2012
    ..This study investigates three hypothetical processes for the timing of progression: at the start, at the end, or throughout the duration of chlamydia infection...
  3. doi request reprint Case and partnership reproduction numbers for a curable sexually transmitted infection
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Finkenhubelweg 11, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    J Theor Biol 331:38-47. 2013
    ..We showed that re-infection within partnerships means that curable STIs can be sustained endemically even when the average number of secondary cases a person produces during his or her infectious period is below one...
  4. doi request reprint Insights into the timing of repeated testing after treatment for Chlamydia trachomatis: data and modelling study
    Janneke Cornelia Maria Heijne
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Infect 89:57-62. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the optimal time interval for a repeated Chlamydia trachomatis (chlamydia) test...
  5. doi request reprint Quantifying transmission of norovirus during an outbreak
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiology 23:277-84. 2012
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  6. pmc Enhanced hygiene measures and norovirus transmission during an outbreak
    Janneke C M Heijne
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:24-30. 2009
    ..This reduction was unexpectedly large but still below the reduction needed to contain a norovirus outbreak. Even more stringent control measures are required to break the chain of transmission of norovirus...
  7. pmc Individual and population level effects of partner notification for Chlamydia trachomatis
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e51438. 2012
    ..trachomatis at the population level. The findings of this study demonstrate the difference between individual and population level outcomes of public health interventions for STIs...
  8. pmc Transmission of Chlamydia trachomatis through sexual partnerships: a comparison between three individual-based models and empirical data
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J R Soc Interface 9:136-46. 2012
    ..We suggest that the Gini coefficient is a useful measure for calibrating infectious disease models that include risk structure and highlight the need to estimate this measure for other STIs...
  9. doi request reprint Direct and indirect effects of screening for Chlamydia trachomatis on the prevention of pelvic inflammatory disease: a mathematical modeling study
    Sereina A Herzog
    From the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiology 24:854-62. 2013
    ..Screening could improve outcomes by identifying and treating chlamydial infections before they progress to PID (direct effect) or by reducing chlamydia transmission (indirect effect)...
  10. pmc Infectious disease transmission as a forensic problem: who infected whom?
    Peter Teunis
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120955. 2013
    ..This illustrates that the proposed method can be used to accurately reconstruct transmission networks, enhancing our understanding of outbreak dynamics and possibly leading to new insights into how to prevent outbreaks...
  11. doi request reprint Towards more robust estimates of the transmissibility of Chlamydia trachomatis
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Dis 39:402-4. 2012
    ..Using a mathematical model that takes into account the dynamics of chlamydia transmission and sexual partnership formation, we report refined estimates of chlamydia transmissibility in heterosexual partnerships...
  12. doi request reprint Uptake of regular chlamydia testing by U.S. women: a longitudinal study
    Janneke C M Heijne
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Am J Prev Med 39:243-50. 2010
    ..Routine chlamydia screening is a recommended preventive intervention for sexually active women aged </=25 years in the U.S. but rates of regular uptake are not known...
  13. doi request reprint Describing the progression from Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae to pelvic inflammatory disease: systematic review of mathematical modeling studies
    Sereina A Herzog
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Sex Transm Dis 39:628-37. 2012
    ..A systematic review was conducted to determine how the natural history of Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection and progression to PID have been described in mathematical modeling studies...
  14. doi request reprint Transmission dynamics of Chlamydia trachomatis affect the impact of screening programmes
    Christian L Althaus
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemics 2:123-31. 2010
    ..However, due to the slower turnover of the infection, a substantial reduction in prevalence can only be achieved after screening for several years or decades...
  15. pmc A measles epidemic threshold in a highly vaccinated population
    Jacco Wallinga
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    PLoS Med 2:e316. 2005
    ..These two explanations for the irregular sequence of measles outbreaks can be tested against observations of both the fraction of susceptible individuals and infection attack rates...