Anouk T Urbanus

Summary

Affiliation: Municipal Health Service
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Is adding HCV screening to the antenatal national screening program in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, cost-effective?
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e70319. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C in the general population of various ethnic origins living in the Netherlands: should non-Western migrants be screened?
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Amsterdam Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hepatol 55:1207-14. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: an expanding epidemic
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Amsterdam Public Health Service, The Netherlands
    AIDS 23:F1-7. 2009
  4. pmc People with multiple tattoos and/or piercings are not at increased risk for HBV or HCV in The Netherlands
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e24736. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Screening for hepatitis B and C in first-generation Egyptian migrants living in the Netherlands
    Freke R Zuure
    Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 33:727-38. 2013
  6. pmc Reasons for compliance or noncompliance with advice to test for hepatitis C via an internet-mediated blood screening service: a qualitative study
    Freke R Zuure
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:293. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Recreational drug use during sex and sexually transmitted infections among clients of a city sexually transmitted infections clinic in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
    Marlies Heiligenberg
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 39:518-27. 2012
  8. pmc Outcomes of hepatitis C screening programs targeted at risk groups hidden in the general population: a systematic review
    Freke R Zuure
    Public Health Service of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Infectious Diseases Cluster, P, O, Box 2200, Amsterdam 1000 CE, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:66. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Hepatitis C testing and treatment among active drug users in Amsterdam: results from the DUTCH-C project
    Catharina E A Lindenburg
    Department of Research, Cluster Infectious Diseases Public Health Service Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:23-31. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Is adding HCV screening to the antenatal national screening program in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, cost-effective?
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e70319. 2013
    ..Pregnant women are already routinely screened for several infectious diseases, but not yet for HCV infection. Here we examine whether adding HCV screening to routine screening is cost-effective...
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C in the general population of various ethnic origins living in the Netherlands: should non-Western migrants be screened?
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Amsterdam Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Hepatol 55:1207-14. 2011
    ..To determine whether targeted HCV screening and prevention programs for migrants are needed, we examined HCV prevalence and determinants among non-Western, Western migrants, and the native Dutch population in the Netherlands...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus infections among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: an expanding epidemic
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Amsterdam Public Health Service, The Netherlands
    AIDS 23:F1-7. 2009
    ..We studied the prevalence and determinants of HCV-infection among MSM attending a large sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic in the Netherlands...
  4. pmc People with multiple tattoos and/or piercings are not at increased risk for HBV or HCV in The Netherlands
    Anouk T Urbanus
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 6:e24736. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Screening for hepatitis B and C in first-generation Egyptian migrants living in the Netherlands
    Freke R Zuure
    Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Liver Int 33:727-38. 2013
    ..Considering the asymptomatic onset and development of disease in chronically-infected patients, many may remain undiagnosed...
  6. pmc Reasons for compliance or noncompliance with advice to test for hepatitis C via an internet-mediated blood screening service: a qualitative study
    Freke R Zuure
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Public Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 11:293. 2011
    ..We performed a qualitative study examining reasons for compliance and noncompliance with advice to test for HCV via the online blood testing service...
  7. doi request reprint Recreational drug use during sex and sexually transmitted infections among clients of a city sexually transmitted infections clinic in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
    Marlies Heiligenberg
    Cluster of Infectious Diseases, Health Service of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 39:518-27. 2012
    ..We assessed the prevalence of drug use during sex and the associations between such use and STI (chlamydia, gonorrhea, or syphilis)...
  8. pmc Outcomes of hepatitis C screening programs targeted at risk groups hidden in the general population: a systematic review
    Freke R Zuure
    Public Health Service of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Infectious Diseases Cluster, P, O, Box 2200, Amsterdam 1000 CE, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:66. 2014
    ..This systematic review of characteristics and outcomes of screening programs for HCV focuses on strategies to identify HCV risk groups hidden in the general population...
  9. doi request reprint Hepatitis C testing and treatment among active drug users in Amsterdam: results from the DUTCH-C project
    Catharina E A Lindenburg
    Department of Research, Cluster Infectious Diseases Public Health Service Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:23-31. 2011
    ..The Drug Users Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis-C project aims to offer active drug users in Amsterdam HCV testing and treatment using a multidisciplinary approach...