L Mollema

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

Publications

  1. pmc Parental information-seeking behaviour in childhood vaccinations
    Irene A Harmsen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, P, O, Box 1 3720, BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:1219. 2013
  2. pmc Why parents refuse childhood vaccination: a qualitative study using online focus groups
    Irene A Harmsen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, P, O, Box 1, 3720, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:1183. 2013
  3. pmc An exploratory qualitative assessment of factors influencing childhood vaccine providers' intention to recommend immunization in the Netherlands
    Liesbeth Mollema
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:128. 2012
  4. pmc Participation in and attitude towards the national immunization program in the Netherlands: data from population-based questionnaires
    Liesbeth Mollema
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:57. 2012
  5. ncbi Quantification of the contact structure in a feral cattle population and its hypothetical effect on the transmission of bovine herpesvirus 1
    L Mollema
    Animal Sciences Group, Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Prev Vet Med 77:161-79. 2006
  6. ncbi Immunity against poliomyelitis in the Netherlands, assessed in 2006 to 2007: the importance of completing a vaccination series
    N A van der Maas
    Epidemiology and Surveillance, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 19:20705. 2014
  7. ncbi High risk of a large measles outbreak despite 30 years of measles vaccination in The Netherlands
    L Mollema
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 142:1100-8. 2014
  8. ncbi Prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in The Netherlands in 1996 and 2007
    S J M Hahné
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1469-80. 2012
  9. ncbi Quantification of the transmission of bovine herpesvirus 1 among red deer (Cervus elaphus) under experimental conditions
    L Mollema
    Animal Sciences Group, Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, Flevoland, The Netherlands
    Vet Microbiol 111:25-34. 2005
  10. ncbi Low seroprevalence of Q fever in The Netherlands prior to a series of large outbreaks
    B Schimmer
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 140:27-35. 2012

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Publications17

  1. pmc Parental information-seeking behaviour in childhood vaccinations
    Irene A Harmsen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, P, O, Box 1 3720, BA, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:1219. 2013
    ..Insight into the types and sources of vaccine related information that parents use, and reasons why they seek extra information is needed to improve the existing information supply about childhood vaccinations...
  2. pmc Why parents refuse childhood vaccination: a qualitative study using online focus groups
    Irene A Harmsen
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, P, O, Box 1, 3720, BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:1183. 2013
    ..As no qualitative studies have explored the factors behind these decisions among Dutch parents, we performed a study using online focus groups...
  3. pmc An exploratory qualitative assessment of factors influencing childhood vaccine providers' intention to recommend immunization in the Netherlands
    Liesbeth Mollema
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:128. 2012
    ..We therefore examined factors related to providers' intentions to recommend vaccinations to parents of young children...
  4. pmc Participation in and attitude towards the national immunization program in the Netherlands: data from population-based questionnaires
    Liesbeth Mollema
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:57. 2012
    ..Further, we analyzed possible changes in opinion on vaccination over a 10 year period...
  5. ncbi Quantification of the contact structure in a feral cattle population and its hypothetical effect on the transmission of bovine herpesvirus 1
    L Mollema
    Animal Sciences Group, Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Prev Vet Med 77:161-79. 2006
    ..It could be concluded that based on the observed contact structure transmission would be favoured most during summer...
  6. ncbi Immunity against poliomyelitis in the Netherlands, assessed in 2006 to 2007: the importance of completing a vaccination series
    N A van der Maas
    Epidemiology and Surveillance, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 19:20705. 2014
    ..The Dutch National Immunisation Programme against poliomyelitis has provided good seroprotection, with high and long-lasting GMTs against all serotypes upon completion. The unvaccinated population remains at risk...
  7. ncbi High risk of a large measles outbreak despite 30 years of measles vaccination in The Netherlands
    L Mollema
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 142:1100-8. 2014
    ..The Netherlands is at an imminent risk of a measles outbreak in the orthodox Protestant minority. To prevent subsequent transmission to the general population, efforts to protect susceptible age groups are needed...
  8. ncbi Prevalence of hepatitis B virus infection in The Netherlands in 1996 and 2007
    S J M Hahné
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1469-80. 2012
    ..In FGMs, being of Asian origin was a risk factor. In second-generation migrants, having a foreign-born partner and injecting drug use were risk factors. FGMs are the main target group for secondary HBV prevention in The Netherlands...
  9. ncbi Quantification of the transmission of bovine herpesvirus 1 among red deer (Cervus elaphus) under experimental conditions
    L Mollema
    Animal Sciences Group, Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, Flevoland, The Netherlands
    Vet Microbiol 111:25-34. 2005
    ..Consequently, it is not necessary for the eradication of BHV1 in cattle to eradicate BHV1 in red deer populations as well...
  10. ncbi Low seroprevalence of Q fever in The Netherlands prior to a series of large outbreaks
    B Schimmer
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 140:27-35. 2012
    ..The low seroprevalence before the start of the outbreaks supports the hypothesis that The Netherlands has been confronted with a newly emerging Q fever problem since spring 2007...
  11. pmc Prolonged persistence of bovine herpesvirus in small cattle herds: a model-based analysis
    L Mollema
    Animal Sciences Group, Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 133:137-48. 2005
    ..For instance, in an isolated herd of 20 animals BHV-1 could be eradicated in 44 years...
  12. ncbi Changing risk profile of hepatitis A in The Netherlands: a comparison of seroprevalence in 1995-1996 and 2006-2007
    L Verhoef
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Center for Infectious Disease Control, Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1172-80. 2011
    ..The cost-effectiveness of adding elderly people born after the Second World War as a target group for prophylactic vaccination to reduce morbidity and mortality after HAV infection should be assessed...
  13. ncbi High tetanus antitoxin antibody concentrations in the Netherlands: a seroepidemiological study
    Anneke Steens
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute of Public Health and Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Vaccine 28:7803-9. 2010
    ..Only 10% of those eligible for post-exposure prophylaxis were not sufficiently protected against tetanus...
  14. ncbi Decreased prevalence and age-specific risk factors for Toxoplasma gondii IgG antibodies in The Netherlands between 1995/1996 and 2006/2007
    A Hofhuis
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 139:530-8. 2011
    ..For younger participants, risk factors were keeping sheep or cattle, consumption of raw unwashed vegetables and putting sand in the mouth...
  15. ncbi Large ongoing measles outbreak in a religious community in the Netherlands since May 2013
    Mj Knol
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Euro Surveill 18:pii=20580. 2013
    ..5%). A unique outbreak control intervention was implemented: a personal invitation for measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccination was sent for all children aged 6–14 months living in municipalities with MMR vaccination coverage below 90%...
  16. ncbi Second national serum bank for population-based seroprevalence studies in the Netherlands
    F R M van der Klis
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control Netherlands, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, PO Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 67:301-8. 2009
    ..Results of this second serosurveillance study will contribute to the discussion whether it is needed to reconsider the schedule and/or the vaccine components of the current National Immunisation Programme...
  17. ncbi A cost-utility analysis of antenatal screening to prevent congenital rubella syndrome
    A K Lugnér
    RIVM Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Infect 138:1172-84. 2010
    ..The programme would be cost-effective (euro1100/QALY gained) when assuming an acceptability of vaccination of 20% in women belonging to orthodox protestant risk groups...