J H Richardus

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Affiliation: Erasmus University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi The perinatal mortality rate as an indicator of quality of care in international comparisons
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Care 36:54-66. 1998
  2. ncbi Case detection, gender and disability in leprosy in Bangladesh: a trend analysis
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 70:160-73. 1999
  3. pmc Black-white differences in infectious disease mortality in the United States
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Postbox 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 91:1251-3. 2001
  4. pmc Educational inequalities in tuberculosis mortality in sixteen European populations
    J L Alvarez
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1461-7, i. 2011
  5. ncbi A study on transmission and a trial of chemoprophylaxis in contacts of leprosy patients: design, methodology and recruitment findings of COLEP
    F J Moet
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 75:376-88. 2004
  6. ncbi Risk factors for the development of clinical leprosy among contacts, and their relevance for targeted interventions
    F J Moet
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 75:310-26. 2004
  7. pmc Social distance and spatial distance are not the same, observations on the use of GIS in leprosy epidemiology
    T A Hoeven
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 136:1624-7. 2008
  8. ncbi Comparability of published perinatal mortality rates in Western Europe: the quantitative impact of differences in gestational age and birthweight criteria
    W C Graafmans
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BJOG 108:1237-45. 2001
  9. ncbi Social contact patterns and leprosy disease: a case-control study in Bangladesh
    S G Feenstra
    Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Public Health, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 141:573-81. 2013
  10. ncbi Suboptimal care and perinatal mortality in ten European regions: methodology and evaluation of an international audit
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 14:267-76. 2003

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Publications13

  1. ncbi The perinatal mortality rate as an indicator of quality of care in international comparisons
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Care 36:54-66. 1998
    ..They are not related to quality of care, but do have a relatively large impact on the perinatal mortality rate...
  2. ncbi Case detection, gender and disability in leprosy in Bangladesh: a trend analysis
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 70:160-73. 1999
    ....
  3. pmc Black-white differences in infectious disease mortality in the United States
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Postbox 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Public Health 91:1251-3. 2001
    ....
  4. pmc Educational inequalities in tuberculosis mortality in sixteen European populations
    J L Alvarez
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:1461-7, i. 2011
    ..To describe the magnitude of socioeconomic inequalities in tuberculosis (TB) mortality by level of education in male, female, urban and rural populations in several European countries...
  5. ncbi A study on transmission and a trial of chemoprophylaxis in contacts of leprosy patients: design, methodology and recruitment findings of COLEP
    F J Moet
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 75:376-88. 2004
    ..The results of this large field trial will become available in the years to come...
  6. ncbi Risk factors for the development of clinical leprosy among contacts, and their relevance for targeted interventions
    F J Moet
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 75:310-26. 2004
    ..It is concluded that targeted interventions should be aimed at close contacts of both MB and PB patients inside and outside the household, particularly when genetically related...
  7. pmc Social distance and spatial distance are not the same, observations on the use of GIS in leprosy epidemiology
    T A Hoeven
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 136:1624-7. 2008
    ..Classification of contacts based on the spatial distance, as performed with GIS techniques, produces other groups than with social definitions...
  8. ncbi Comparability of published perinatal mortality rates in Western Europe: the quantitative impact of differences in gestational age and birthweight criteria
    W C Graafmans
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BJOG 108:1237-45. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: These quantitative results confirm that international differences in countries' published perinatal mortality rates partly reflect differences between countries' criteria for registration and publication of perinatal deaths...
  9. ncbi Social contact patterns and leprosy disease: a case-control study in Bangladesh
    S G Feenstra
    Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Department of Public Health, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 141:573-81. 2013
    ..We advise that disease control measures in leprosy-endemic areas should not be limited to households, but include high-risk groups in the nearby neighbourhood of patients...
  10. ncbi Suboptimal care and perinatal mortality in ten European regions: methodology and evaluation of an international audit
    J H Richardus
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 14:267-76. 2003
    ..This report describes the methods used in the EuroNatal international audit and discusses the validity of the results...
  11. ncbi Sensory testing in leprosy: comparison of ballpoint pen and monofilaments
    L F Koelewijn
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lepr Rev 74:42-52. 2003
    ..Development and testing of guidelines is a prerequisite for the use of the ballpoint pen...
  12. ncbi Unhealthy behaviour is contagious: an invitation to exploit models for infectious diseases
    D J Blok
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 141:667-9. 2013
    ..In particular, the application of individual-based modelling holds great promise to address some major public health questions...
  13. doi MUSIDH, multiple use of simulated demographic histories, a novel method to reduce computation time in microsimulation models of infectious diseases
    E A J Fischer
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Comput Methods Programs Biomed 91:185-90. 2008
    ..The largest reductions are obtained for rare infections with complex demographic histories...