Nicole Dukers-Muijrers

Summary

Affiliation: PHS, South Limburg
Location: Geleen, The Netherlands
Publications:
Dukers NHTM, Fennema SA, van der Snoek EM, Krol A, Geskus RB, Pospiech M, Jurriaans S, van der Meijden WI, Coutinho RA, Prins M. HIV incidence and HIV testing behavior in men who have sex with men: using three incidence sources, The Netherlands, 1984-2005. AIDS. 2007 Feb 19;21(4):491-499

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint HIV incidence and HIV testing behavior in men who have sex with men: using three incidence sources, The Netherlands, 1984-2005
    Nicole H T M Dukers
    Department of Research, Cluster Infectious Diseases, Health Service of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 21:491-9. 2007
  2. pmc High co-occurrence of anorectal chlamydia with urogenital chlamydia in women visiting an STI clinic revealed by routine universal testing in an observational study; a recommendation towards a better anorectal chlamydia control in women
    Geneviève A F S van Liere
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, 6160, HA Geleen, Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 14:274. 2014
  3. pmc Improving STD testing behavior among high-risk young adults by offering STD testing at a vocational school
    Laura W L Spauwen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:750. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp caused by two norovirus genogroups: GI and GII
    Henriëtte L G ter Waarbeek
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service South Limburg, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 47:268-72. 2010
  5. pmc Using intervention mapping for the development of a targeted secure web-based outreach strategy named SafeFriend, for Chlamydia trachomatis testing in young people at risk
    Kevin A T M Theunissen
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, Public Health Services South Limburg, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:996. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic Use before Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Genital and Extragenital Screening in the Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinical Setting
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 59:121-8. 2015
  7. pmc Detection of anorectal and cervicovaginal Chlamydia trachomatis infections following azithromycin treatment: prospective cohort study with multiple time-sequential measures of rRNA, DNA, quantitative load and symptoms
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases, and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Public Health and Primary care Caphri, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e81236. 2013
  8. pmc Improving sexual health for HIV patients by providing a combination of integrated public health and hospital care services; a one-group pre- and post test intervention comparison
    Nicole Htm Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases, and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:1118. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-screening Chlamydia trachomatis positive subjects: a comparison of practices between an STI clinic, general practitioners and gynaecologists
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environment, Public Health Service South Limburg, Geleen, South Limburg, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 89:25-7. 2013
  10. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis test-of-cure cannot be based on a single highly sensitive laboratory test taken at least 3 weeks after treatment
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, Geleen, South Limburg Public Health Service, South Limburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e34108. 2012

Collaborators

  • Nicole H T M Dukers
  • Ronald B Geskus
  • Christian J P A Hoebe
  • Geneviève A F S van Liere
  • Kevin A T M Theunissen
  • Laura W L Spauwen
  • Henriëtte L G ter Waarbeek
  • Petra F G Wolffs
  • Nanne K De Vries
  • Jan E A M van Bergen
  • Rik Crutzen
  • Chakib Kara-Zaïtri
  • Marianne A B van der Sande
  • Elfi E H G Brouwers
  • Harry Vennema

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint HIV incidence and HIV testing behavior in men who have sex with men: using three incidence sources, The Netherlands, 1984-2005
    Nicole H T M Dukers
    Department of Research, Cluster Infectious Diseases, Health Service of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 21:491-9. 2007
    ..Given a general rise in sexually transmitted infections (STI) and risky sexual behavior, we examine the HIV incidence among MSM in the Netherlands with data from three different sources...
  2. pmc High co-occurrence of anorectal chlamydia with urogenital chlamydia in women visiting an STI clinic revealed by routine universal testing in an observational study; a recommendation towards a better anorectal chlamydia control in women
    Geneviève A F S van Liere
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, 6160, HA Geleen, Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 14:274. 2014
    ..e. by fingers/toys. This study assesses anorectal STI prevalence and infections missed by current testing practice, thereby informing the optimal control strategy for anorectal STIs in women...
  3. pmc Improving STD testing behavior among high-risk young adults by offering STD testing at a vocational school
    Laura W L Spauwen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:750. 2011
    ..Here we evaluate the effect of a school-based sexual health program conducted among vocational school students, aiming to obtain better access for counseling and enhance students' STD testing behavior...
  4. ncbi request reprint Waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp caused by two norovirus genogroups: GI and GII
    Henriëtte L G ter Waarbeek
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service South Limburg, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 47:268-72. 2010
    ..A cross-border gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp was associated with drinking water from a farmer's well...
  5. pmc Using intervention mapping for the development of a targeted secure web-based outreach strategy named SafeFriend, for Chlamydia trachomatis testing in young people at risk
    Kevin A T M Theunissen
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, Public Health Services South Limburg, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:996. 2013
    ..Innovative screening strategies are needed to interrupt the transmission of Ct among young people and connect the hidden cases to care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic Use before Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Genital and Extragenital Screening in the Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinical Setting
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 59:121-8. 2015
    ..8). STI clinic visitors commonly report recent antibiotic use. Even in a country with low antibiotic consumption, tetracycline use impacted C. trachomatis prevalence, while there was a notable absence of association with azithromycin. ..
  7. pmc Detection of anorectal and cervicovaginal Chlamydia trachomatis infections following azithromycin treatment: prospective cohort study with multiple time-sequential measures of rRNA, DNA, quantitative load and symptoms
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases, and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Public Health and Primary care Caphri, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e81236. 2013
    ..Therefore, we evaluated Ct detection by applying multiple laboratory measures on time-sequential post-treatment samples...
  8. pmc Improving sexual health for HIV patients by providing a combination of integrated public health and hospital care services; a one-group pre- and post test intervention comparison
    Nicole Htm Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases, and Environmental Health, South Limburg Public Health Service, Geleen, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:1118. 2012
    ..Services, need and usage were assessed using a patient perspective, which is a key factor for the success of service integration...
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-screening Chlamydia trachomatis positive subjects: a comparison of practices between an STI clinic, general practitioners and gynaecologists
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environment, Public Health Service South Limburg, Geleen, South Limburg, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 89:25-7. 2013
    ..Here, we evaluate adherence to international re-screening guidelines and the re-screening positive rates among sexual healthcare providers...
  10. pmc Chlamydia trachomatis test-of-cure cannot be based on a single highly sensitive laboratory test taken at least 3 weeks after treatment
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Sexual Health, Infectious Diseases and Environmental Health, Geleen, South Limburg Public Health Service, South Limburg, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e34108. 2012
    ..We demonstrated frequent intermittent positive patterns in Ct test results over time, and strongly argue against current test-of-cure practice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Older and swinging; need to identify hidden and emerging risk groups at STI clinics
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, PO Box 2022, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 86:315-7. 2010
    ..Until now, swingers--that is, heterosexual couples who are practising mate swapping, group sex, visit sex clubs for couples, are not considered as a specific risk group for STI in healthcare services and prevention...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an opting-out strategy for HIV testing: evaluation of 4 years of standard HIV testing in a STI clinic
    N H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, PO Box 2022, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 85:226-30. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of this opting-out approach for HIV testing...
  13. ncbi request reprint [High time for wide application of an opting-out strategy for HIV testing]
    N H T Dukers-Muijrers
    GGD, cluster Infectieziekten, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:2661-5. 2007
    ..The opting-out system was initiated in the Amsterdam STI clinic in 2007 in order to further reduce the number of undiagnosed HIV infections...