M C J M Sturkenboom

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Guillain-Barre syndrome and adjuvanted pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 vaccine: multinational case-control study in Europe
    Jeanne Dieleman
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 343:d3908. 2011
  2. pmc Chronic disease prevalence from Italian administrative databases in the VALORE project: a validation through comparison of population estimates with general practice databases and national survey
    Rosa Gini
    Agenzia regionale di sanità della Toscana, Via Pietro Dazzi 1, 50141 Florence, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:15. 2013
  3. pmc Compliance, persistence, costs and quality of life in young patients treated with antipsychotic drugs: results from the COMETA study
    Paolo A Cortesi
    Research Centre on Public Health CeSP, Univeristy of Milan Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 13:98. 2013
  4. pmc Burden of acute otitis media in primary care pediatrics in Italy: a secondary data analysis from the Pedianet database
    Paola Marchisio
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, and Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 12:185. 2012
  5. pmc Improving sensitivity of machine learning methods for automated case identification from free-text electronic medical records
    Zubair Afzal
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus Medical Center, P, O, Box 2040, Rotterdam 3000CA, Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:30. 2013
  6. pmc Prediction of two month modified Rankin Scale with an ordinal prediction model in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage
    Roelof Risselada
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:86. 2010
  7. pmc Effectiveness of a MF-59™-adjuvanted pandemic influenza vaccine to prevent 2009 A/H1N1 influenza-related hospitalisation; a matched case-control study
    Anneke Steens
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 11:196. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Adherence to proton pump inhibitors or H2-receptor antagonists during the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
    M C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical Informatics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:1137-47. 2003
  9. pmc Drug use in children: cohort study in three European countries
    Miriam C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, 3000CA Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 337:a2245. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Underutilization of preventive strategies in patients receiving NSAIDs
    M C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 42:iii23-31. 2003

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Publications45

  1. pmc Guillain-Barre syndrome and adjuvanted pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 vaccine: multinational case-control study in Europe
    Jeanne Dieleman
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 343:d3908. 2011
    ..To assess the association between pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 vaccine and Guillain-Barré syndrome...
  2. pmc Chronic disease prevalence from Italian administrative databases in the VALORE project: a validation through comparison of population estimates with general practice databases and national survey
    Rosa Gini
    Agenzia regionale di sanità della Toscana, Via Pietro Dazzi 1, 50141 Florence, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:15. 2013
    ..There are, however, other sources of data available, such as medical records from primary care and national surveys. In this paper we compare disease prevalence estimates obtained from these three different data sources...
  3. pmc Compliance, persistence, costs and quality of life in young patients treated with antipsychotic drugs: results from the COMETA study
    Paolo A Cortesi
    Research Centre on Public Health CeSP, Univeristy of Milan Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 13:98. 2013
    ..This study aimed to assess persistence, compliance, costs and Health-Related Quality-of-Life (HRQoL) in young patients undergoing antipsychotic treatment according to clinical practice...
  4. pmc Burden of acute otitis media in primary care pediatrics in Italy: a secondary data analysis from the Pedianet database
    Paola Marchisio
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, and Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 12:185. 2012
    ..We assessed the incidence of AOM in Italian children seen by primary care paediatricians (PCPs), and described the methods used to diagnose the disease...
  5. pmc Improving sensitivity of machine learning methods for automated case identification from free-text electronic medical records
    Zubair Afzal
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus Medical Center, P, O, Box 2040, Rotterdam 3000CA, Netherlands
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:30. 2013
    ..We compared different approaches to develop an automatic case identification system with high sensitivity to assist manual annotators...
  6. pmc Prediction of two month modified Rankin Scale with an ordinal prediction model in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage
    Roelof Risselada
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:86. 2010
    ..Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage (aSAH) is a devastating event with a frequently disabling outcome. Our aim was to develop a prognostic model to predict an ordinal clinical outcome at two months in patients with aSAH...
  7. pmc Effectiveness of a MF-59™-adjuvanted pandemic influenza vaccine to prevent 2009 A/H1N1 influenza-related hospitalisation; a matched case-control study
    Anneke Steens
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 11:196. 2011
    ..Results on the effectiveness of the vaccines in preventing 2009 influenza A/H1N1-related hospitalisation are scanty and varying...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adherence to proton pump inhibitors or H2-receptor antagonists during the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
    M C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical Informatics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:1137-47. 2003
    ..The efficacy of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) or histamine-2 receptor antagonists (H2RAs) prescribed as prophylaxis for NSAID-related upper gastrointestinal (UGI) toxicity is dependent upon patient adherence...
  9. pmc Drug use in children: cohort study in three European countries
    Miriam C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, 3000CA Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 337:a2245. 2008
    ..To provide an overview of drug use in children in three European countries...
  10. ncbi request reprint Underutilization of preventive strategies in patients receiving NSAIDs
    M C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 42:iii23-31. 2003
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  11. doi request reprint Suboptimal gastroprotective coverage of NSAID use and the risk of upper gastrointestinal bleeding and ulcers: an observational study using three European databases
    Eva M van Soest
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Gut 60:1650-9. 2011
    ..It is unknown to what extent the protective effect is influenced by therapy adherence...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and treatment of hypertensive patients with multiple concomitant cardiovascular risk factors in The Netherlands and Italy
    M C J M Sturkenboom
    Department of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hum Hypertens 22:704-13. 2008
    ..2 to 17.6% in the IPCI and from 15.5 to 17.4% in the HSD from 2000 to 2002. This study shows that primary prevention of CVD in hypertensive patients in The Netherlands and Italy could be improved...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence, treatment, and case-fatality of non-traumatic subarachnoid haemorrhage in the Netherlands
    R Risselada
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 113:483-7. 2011
    ..Our purpose was therefore to assess the incidence, treatment patterns, and case-fatality of non-traumatic (a)SAH within the Dutch general population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adherence to gastroprotection and the risk of NSAID-related upper gastrointestinal ulcers and haemorrhage
    E M van Soest
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 26:265-75. 2007
    ..Upper gastrointestinal (UGI) complications are a well-recognized risk of NSAID treatment, requiring preventive measures in high-risk patients. Adherence to gastroprotective agents (GPAs) in NSAID users has been suggested to be suboptimal...
  15. doi request reprint Prescription of nonselective NSAIDs, coxibs and gastroprotective agents in the era of rofecoxib withdrawal - a 617,400-patient study
    V E Valkhoff
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 36:790-9. 2012
    ..Gastroprotective strategies are recommended for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) users at risk of upper gastrointestinal (UGI) complications...
  16. doi request reprint Referral and treatment patterns for complex regional pain syndrome in the Netherlands
    M de Mos
    Department of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rottedam, The Netherlands
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 53:816-25. 2009
    ..Patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) are seen and treated by a variety of physicians. The present study aims to describe referral and treatment patterns for CRPS patients in the Netherlands...
  17. doi request reprint Gastro-oesophageal reflux, medical resource utilization and upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in patients at risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma
    E M van Soest
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:137-43. 2008
    ..Early identification of patients at risk of oesophageal adenocarcinoma (OAC) might improve survival...
  18. doi request reprint Tiotropium Handihaler and the risk of cardio- or cerebrovascular events and mortality in patients with COPD
    K M C Verhamme
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 25:19-26. 2012
    ..Recent data from RCTs suggests tiotropium Handihaler to be safe, but its safety has not yet been fully investigated under real-life circumstances...
  19. doi request reprint Estrogens and the risk of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
    M de Mos
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:44-52. 2009
    ..Since complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) shows a clear female predominance, we investigated the association between the cumulative as well as current exposure to estrogens, and CRPS...
  20. ncbi request reprint The incidence of sudden cardiac death in the general population
    S M J M Straus
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:98-102. 2004
    ..To determine the incidence of sudden cardiac death in a general (Dutch) population...
  21. doi request reprint The association between ACE inhibitors and the complex regional pain syndrome: Suggestions for a neuro-inflammatory pathogenesis of CRPS
    M de Mos
    Erasmus University Medical Center, Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pain 142:218-24. 2009
    ..We conclude that ACE inhibitor use is associated with CRPS onset and hypothesize that ACE inhibitors influence the neuro-inflammatory mechanisms that underlie CRPS by their interaction with the catabolism of substance P and bradykinin...
  22. doi request reprint Medical history and the onset of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
    M de Mos
    Erasmus University Medical Center, Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Departments of Medical Informatics and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pain 139:458-66. 2008
    ..0; 95% CI: 1.3-6.9) and CRPS were related. Psychological factors were not associated with CRPS onset. Because of the hypothesis-generating character of this study, the findings should be confirmed by other studies...
  23. doi request reprint Time-trends in gastroprotection with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
    V E Valkhoff
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 31:1218-28. 2010
    ..Preventive strategies are advocated in patients at risk of upper-gastrointestinal complications associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Persistence and adherence to proton pump inhibitors in daily clinical practice
    E M van Soest
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:377-85. 2006
    ..Proton pump inhibitors are widely used, but little is known about the usage pattern in different indications...
  25. pmc Cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitors or nonselective NSAIDs plus gastroprotective agents: what to prescribe in daily clinical practice?
    G M C Masclee
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 38:178-89. 2013
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  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategies, patterns of drug use and treatment discontinuation in men with LUTS suggestive of benign prostatic hyperplasia: the Triumph project
    K M C Verhamme
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 44:539-45. 2003
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of acute urinary retention in the general male population: the triumph project
    K M C Verhamme
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 47:494-8. 2005
    ..To describe the incidence of acute urinary retention (AUR) in the general male population and in a population of men newly diagnosed with lower urinary tract symptoms suggestive of BPH (LUTS/BPH)...
  28. pmc Increasing incidence of Barrett's oesophagus in the general population
    E M van Soest
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Gut 54:1062-6. 2005
    ..This study aimed to examine the changes in BO incidence relative to the number of upper gastrointestinal endoscopies performed in the general population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Annual revaccination against influenza and mortality risk in community-dwelling elderly persons
    A C G Voordouw
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    JAMA 292:2089-95. 2004
    ..Although large-scale observational studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of influenza vaccination, no large studies have systematically addressed the clinical benefit of annual revaccinations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms suggestive of benign prostatic hyperplasia in primary care--the Triumph project
    K M C Verhamme
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Urol 42:323-8. 2002
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Evaluation of serological trials submitted for annual re-licensure of influenza vaccines to regulatory authorities between 1992 and 2002
    A C G Voordouw
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Departments of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:392-7. 2009
    ..These studies are typically set up as uncontrolled, open label trials including 2 groups of at least 50 healthy adults and healthy elderly...
  32. ncbi request reprint The incidence of complex regional pain syndrome: a population-based study
    M de Mos
    Erasmus Medical Center, Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Medical Informatics, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Pain 129:12-20. 2007
    ..Postmenopausal woman appeared to be at the highest risk for the development of CRPS...
  33. doi request reprint Risk of recurrent myocardial infarction with the concomitant use of clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitors
    V E Valkhoff
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 33:77-88. 2011
    ..The association between myocardial infarction (MI) and co-administration of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) and clopidogrel remains controversial...
  34. ncbi request reprint Unlicensed and off-label prescription of respiratory drugs to children
    G W 't Jong
    Dept of Paediatrics, Sophia Children s Hospital, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 23:310-3. 2004
    ..These findings underline the importance of research on suitable formulations, dosages and efficacy of respiratory drugs in children...
  35. doi request reprint Platelet aggregation inhibitors, vitamin K antagonists and risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage
    R Risselada
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thromb Haemost 9:517-23. 2011
    ..Whether the use of these antithrombotic drugs is associated with an increased risk of subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) remains unclear, especially as confounding by indication might play a role...
  36. pmc Prediction of 60 day case-fatality after aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage: results from the International Subarachnoid Aneurysm Trial (ISAT)
    R Risselada
    Department of Medical Informatics, Erasmus MC, room Ee 2159, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:261-6. 2010
    ....
  37. pmc Low body mass index is associated with an increased risk of neuropsychiatric adverse events and concentration impairment in women on mefloquine
    M M van Riemsdijk
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 57:506-12. 2004
    ..We performed a prospective cohort study to gain more insight into risk factors for neuropsychiatric effects of mefloquine among tourists travelling to tropical areas...
  38. ncbi request reprint Atovaquone plus chloroguanide versus mefloquine for malaria prophylaxis: a focus on neuropsychiatric adverse events
    M M van Riemsdijk
    Pharmaco epidemiology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 72:294-301. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric events during prophylactic use of mefloquine before travelling
    M M van Riemsdijk
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC, Grasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 58:441-5. 2002
    ..Furthermore, we investigated whether first-time users had a higher risk of neuropsychiatric adverse events than subjects with a history of mefloquine use...
  40. ncbi request reprint Incidence of acute pancreatitis
    I A Eland
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:124. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Verapamil is associated with an increased risk of cancer in the elderly: the Rotterdam study
    A B Beiderbeck-Noll
    Department of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacotherapy, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences UIPS, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 39:98-105. 2003
    ..At variance with the conclusions from several other studies, we think that it is too early to conclude that CCB are not associated with cancer...
  42. ncbi request reprint The pharmacoepidemiology of COPD: recent advances and methodological discussion
    P Burney
    Dept of Public Health Services, London, UK
    Eur Respir J Suppl 43:1s-44s. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Asthma prevalence and drug prescription in asthmatic children
    A Barbato
    Dept of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Italy
    Eur Ann Allergy Clin Immunol 35:47-51. 2003
    ..001). For the > or = 6 year-olds, the most commonly prescribed treatments were oral antihistamines (13.9% Vs 12.6%), inhaled corticosteroids via metered-dose inhaler (30.8% Vs 28.7%) and sodium cromoglycate (12.1% Vs 4.8%, p < 0.001)...
  44. pmc Fluoroquinolones and risk of Achilles tendon disorders: case-control study
    P D van der Linden
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMJ 324:1306-7. 2002
  45. pmc A promoter polymorphism of the insulin-like growth factor-I gene is associated with left ventricular hypertrophy
    G S Bleumink
    Heart 91:239-40. 2005