Martien W Borgdorff

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Affiliation: Municipal Health Service
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi The incubation period distribution of tuberculosis estimated with a molecular epidemiological approach
    Martien W Borgdorff
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 40:964-70. 2011
  2. doi Influence of sampling on clustering and associations with risk factors in the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis
    Martien W Borgdorff
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 174:243-51. 2011
  3. pmc Clustering of tuberculosis cases based on variable-number tandem-repeat typing in relation to the population structure of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Netherlands
    Rosa Sloot
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2427-31. 2013
  4. pmc Tuberculosis in healthcare workers and infection control measures at primary healthcare facilities in South Africa
    Mareli M Claassens
    Desmond Tutu Tuberculosis Centre, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Parow, South Africa Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bio informatics, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e76272. 2013
  5. doi Yield of tuberculosis contact investigations in Amsterdam: opportunities for improvement
    Rosa Sloot
    Dept of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 44:714-24. 2014

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Publications5

  1. doi The incubation period distribution of tuberculosis estimated with a molecular epidemiological approach
    Martien W Borgdorff
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 40:964-70. 2011
    ..There is limited information on the distribution of incubation periods of tuberculosis (TB)...
  2. doi Influence of sampling on clustering and associations with risk factors in the molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis
    Martien W Borgdorff
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 174:243-51. 2011
    ..As a result, odds ratios would show limited sampling bias...
  3. pmc Clustering of tuberculosis cases based on variable-number tandem-repeat typing in relation to the population structure of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Netherlands
    Rosa Sloot
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2427-31. 2013
    ..The degree of clonality was so high that a more relaxed definition of clustering cannot be applied. Among recent immigrants with non-Euro-American isolates, transmission is overestimated if based on identical VNTR patterns...
  4. pmc Tuberculosis in healthcare workers and infection control measures at primary healthcare facilities in South Africa
    Mareli M Claassens
    Desmond Tutu Tuberculosis Centre, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Stellenbosch University, Parow, South Africa Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bio informatics, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e76272. 2013
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  5. doi Yield of tuberculosis contact investigations in Amsterdam: opportunities for improvement
    Rosa Sloot
    Dept of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur Respir J 44:714-24. 2014
    ..Two areas for improvement were identified: further expanding LTBI screening, particularly among BCG-vaccinated contacts and contacts of sputum smear-negative index patients, and expanding preventive treatment among contacts with LTBI. ..