A van den Hoek

Summary

Affiliation: Municipal Health Service
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi High prevalence of syphilis and other sexually transmitted diseases among sex workers in China: potential for fast spread of HIV
    A van den Hoek
    Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 15:753-9. 2001
  2. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections in European HIV-infected women: incidence in relation to time from infection. European Study on the Natural History of HIV Infection in Women
    B H Van Benthem
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 14:595-603. 2000
  3. ncbi HIV prevalence, sexual risk behaviour and sexual mixing patterns among migrants in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    M J Gras
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 13:1953-62. 1999
  4. pmc Different hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA load profiles following seroconversion among injecting drug users without correlation with HCV genotype and serum alanine aminotransferase levels
    M Beld
    Department of Human Retrovirology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 36:872-7. 1998
  5. pmc Decreasing STD incidence and increasing condom use among Chinese sex workers following a short term intervention: a prospective cohort study
    S Ma
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 78:110-4. 2002
  6. ncbi Outbreak of legionnaires disease in Amsterdam, June-July 2006: source confirmed
    A van den Hoek
    GGD Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 11:E060720.1. 2006
  7. ncbi Determinants of high-risk sexual behavior among immigrant groups in Amsterdam: implications for interventions
    M J Gras
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:166-72. 2001
  8. ncbi Evaluation of a risk assessment questionnaire to assist hepatitis C screening in the general population
    F Zuure
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Amsterdam Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 15:19539. 2010
  9. ncbi Regional differences in HIV testing among European patients with sexually transmitted diseases: trends in the history of HIV testing and knowledge of current serostatus
    H Fennema
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 14:1993-2001. 2000
  10. pmc Hepatitis C virus serotype-specific core and NS4 antibodies in injecting drug users participating in the Amsterdam cohort studies
    M Beld
    Department of Human Retrovirology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 36:3002-6. 1998

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Publications12

  1. ncbi High prevalence of syphilis and other sexually transmitted diseases among sex workers in China: potential for fast spread of HIV
    A van den Hoek
    Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 15:753-9. 2001
    ..Staff of a maternal and neonatal hospital in Guangzhou felt the need for an STD care and prevention programme for sex workers outside detention, and started a programme within their hospital, which was unique in the Chinese context...
  2. ncbi Sexually transmitted infections in European HIV-infected women: incidence in relation to time from infection. European Study on the Natural History of HIV Infection in Women
    B H Van Benthem
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 14:595-603. 2000
    ..To investigate the prevalence and incidence of sexually transmitted infections (STI) in HIV-infected women in relation to time from infection and sexual behaviour...
  3. ncbi HIV prevalence, sexual risk behaviour and sexual mixing patterns among migrants in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    M J Gras
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 13:1953-62. 1999
    ....
  4. pmc Different hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA load profiles following seroconversion among injecting drug users without correlation with HCV genotype and serum alanine aminotransferase levels
    M Beld
    Department of Human Retrovirology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 36:872-7. 1998
    ..Three distinct HCV RNA load profiles were found, without apparent relationship to genotype and serum ALT levels in the first 5 years of HCV infection...
  5. pmc Decreasing STD incidence and increasing condom use among Chinese sex workers following a short term intervention: a prospective cohort study
    S Ma
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Municipal Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 78:110-4. 2002
    ..To describe the impact of a repeating behavioural intervention focused on preventive education and provision of STD testing and treatment services to female sex workers...
  6. ncbi Outbreak of legionnaires disease in Amsterdam, June-July 2006: source confirmed
    A van den Hoek
    GGD Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 11:E060720.1. 2006
  7. ncbi Determinants of high-risk sexual behavior among immigrant groups in Amsterdam: implications for interventions
    M J Gras
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 28:166-72. 2001
    ..Furthermore, it should be taken into account that immigrant men use condoms less frequently with women of their own ethnic group than with Dutch women...
  8. ncbi Evaluation of a risk assessment questionnaire to assist hepatitis C screening in the general population
    F Zuure
    Cluster Infectious Diseases, Department of Research, Amsterdam Public Health Service, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 15:19539. 2010
    ..We suggest that the questionnaire be used online as a selection tool for HCV blood-screening in the general population...
  9. ncbi Regional differences in HIV testing among European patients with sexually transmitted diseases: trends in the history of HIV testing and knowledge of current serostatus
    H Fennema
    Municipal Health Service, Division of Public Health and Environment, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    AIDS 14:1993-2001. 2000
    ....
  10. pmc Hepatitis C virus serotype-specific core and NS4 antibodies in injecting drug users participating in the Amsterdam cohort studies
    M Beld
    Department of Human Retrovirology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 36:3002-6. 1998
    ..Therefore, the prevalence of genotypes other than genotype 1 could be underestimated if they are determined by serotyping, and improvements in specificity are recommended...
  11. ncbi Outbreak of legionnaires disease in Amsterdam, June-July 2006
    A van den Hoek
    GGD Amsterdam Municipal Health Service Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 11:E060713.1. 2006
  12. pmc Sexual risk behaviour among Surinamese and Antillean migrants travelling to their countries of origin
    M A Kramer
    Health Service Amsterdam, Cluster of Infectious Diseases, HIV and STI Research, Nieuwe Achtergracht 100, PO Box 2200, 1000 CE Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 81:508-10. 2005
    ..To examine travel related sexual risk behaviour among migrants living in Amsterdam...