L M Kortbeek

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Population-based Toxoplasma seroprevalence study in The Netherlands
    L M Kortbeek
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 132:839-45. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensor, a population-based cohort study on gastroenteritis in the Netherlands: incidence and etiology
    M A de Wit
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 154:666-74. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiology of gastroenteritis in sentinel general practices in the netherlands
    M A de Wit
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 33:280-8. 2001
  4. pmc A one-year intensified study of outbreaks of gastroenteritis in The Netherlands
    Y T H P van Duynhoven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 133:9-21. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Antigen recognition by IgG4 antibodies in human trichinellosis
    E Pinelli
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthaven, The Netherlands
    Parasite 8:S168-71. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis and DALYs in the Netherlands
    L M Kortbeek
    Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute for Public Health and Environment, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:370-3. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Imported human trichinellosis: sequential IgG4 antibody response to Trichinella spiralis
    E Pinelli
    Department of Parasitology and Mycology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:57-60. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease burden of congenital toxoplasmosis
    A H Havelaar
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Netherlands Center for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1467-74. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Genotyping of Giardia in Dutch patients and animals: a phylogenetic analysis of human and animal isolates
    J W B van der Giessen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan 9, P O Box 1, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Parasitol 36:849-58. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibodies against Ascaris suum and its association with allergic manifestations in 4-year-old children in The Netherlands: the PIAMA birth cohort study
    E Pinelli
    Department of Parasitology and Mycology, Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, P O Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:1327-34. 2009

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Publications14

  1. pmc Population-based Toxoplasma seroprevalence study in The Netherlands
    L M Kortbeek
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 132:839-45. 2004
    ..2 %, 95 % CI 32.9-38.6) in the study of 1995-1996, compared to the Toxoplasma study of 1987--1988 (45.8 %, 95 % CI 45.2-46.3). The steepest rise in seroprevalence still occurred among the subjects aged 25-44 years...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sensor, a population-based cohort study on gastroenteritis in the Netherlands: incidence and etiology
    M A de Wit
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Am J Epidemiol 154:666-74. 2001
    ..However, additional prevention of viral infections, especially NLV, might significantly decrease the number of gastroenteritis cases in the community...
  3. ncbi request reprint Etiology of gastroenteritis in sentinel general practices in the netherlands
    M A de Wit
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 33:280-8. 2001
    ....
  4. pmc A one-year intensified study of outbreaks of gastroenteritis in The Netherlands
    Y T H P van Duynhoven
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 133:9-21. 2005
    ..Salmonella, as the second foodborne pathogen, was mainly associated with raw shell eggs. These results stress the continuous need for food safety education, complementary to governmental regulation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Antigen recognition by IgG4 antibodies in human trichinellosis
    E Pinelli
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthaven, The Netherlands
    Parasite 8:S168-71. 2001
    ..These results are relevant for the diagnosis of human trichinellosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis and DALYs in the Netherlands
    L M Kortbeek
    Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute for Public Health and Environment, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:370-3. 2009
    ..There is no screening program in the Netherlands; most children will be born asymptomatic and therefore will not be detected or treated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Imported human trichinellosis: sequential IgG4 antibody response to Trichinella spiralis
    E Pinelli
    Department of Parasitology and Mycology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, PO Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:57-60. 2004
    ..The measured IgG4 antibody response directed to a 45 kDa Trichinella spiralis antigen also persisted 18 months after ingestion for three of the family members...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease burden of congenital toxoplasmosis
    A H Havelaar
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Netherlands Center for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 44:1467-74. 2007
    ..In countries that actively screen for toxoplasmosis, such as France, there may be a lower burden of morbidity but a higher burden of mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genotyping of Giardia in Dutch patients and animals: a phylogenetic analysis of human and animal isolates
    J W B van der Giessen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Microbiological Laboratory for Health Protection, Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan 9, P O Box 1, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Int J Parasitol 36:849-58. 2006
    ..The geographic origin of the human and animal samples was not a discriminating factor...
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of antibodies against Ascaris suum and its association with allergic manifestations in 4-year-old children in The Netherlands: the PIAMA birth cohort study
    E Pinelli
    Department of Parasitology and Mycology, Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment RIVM, P O Box 1, 3720 BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:1327-34. 2009
    ..These results support the hypothesis that low-level or transient infection with helminths enhances allergic reactivity...
  11. pmc A comparison of gastroenteritis in a general practice-based study and a community-based study
    M A de Wit
    Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 127:389-97. 2001
    ..The incidence of gastroenteritis in general practices was estimated between 14 and 35 per 1000 person years...
  12. pmc Gastroenteritis in sentinel general practices,The Netherlands
    M A de Wit
    National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Department of Infectious Diseases Epidemiology, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 7:82-91. 2001
    ..A pathogen could be detected in almost 40% of patients (bacteria 16%, viruses 15%, parasites 8%)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Specific IgG4 response directed against the 45-kDa glycoprotein in trichinellosis: a re-evaluation of patients 15 years after infection
    E Pinelli
    Department of Parasitology, Diagnostic Laboratory for infectious diseases and perinatal screening LIS, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:641-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, humoral immune response against Trichinella is still present in these patients 15 years after the initial infection, including an IgG4 response directed to the 45-kDa gp...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute pulmonary histoplasmosis from Ghana
    P J de Vries
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Tropical Medicine and AIDS, Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Travel Med Infect Dis 4:286-9. 2006
    ..Exposure to Histoplasma capsulatum was probably mediated through inhalation of an aerosol of water and guano from the large colony of fruit bats of the falls. More cases of acute pulmonary histoplasmosis can be expected...