C J Hoebe

Summary

Affiliation: South Limburg Public Health Service
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Population prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the Netherlands. Should asymptomatic persons be tested during population-based Chlamydia screening also for gonorrhoea or only if chlamydial infection is found?
    Jan E A M van Bergen
    STI AIDS Netherlands Soa Aids Nederland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 6:42. 2006
  2. ncbi Acceptability of self-taken vaginal swabs and first-catch urine samples for the diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae with an amplified DNA assay in young women attending a public health sexually transmitted disease clini
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 33:491-5. 2006
  3. pmc Space-time cluster analysis of invasive meningococcal disease
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Eastern South Limburg Municipal Public Health Service, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1621-6. 2004
  4. ncbi Norovirus outbreak among primary schoolchildren who had played in a recreational water fountain
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Western and Eastern South Limburg Municipal Health Service, PO Box 155, NL 6400 AD Heerlen, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 189:699-705. 2004
  5. ncbi Confirmation of an outbreak of parvovirus B19 in a primary school using IgM ELISA and PCR on thumb prick blood samples
    C J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Eastern South Limburg Municipal Health Service, PO Box 155, NL 6400 AD Heerlen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 25:303-7. 2002
  6. ncbi [No effect of aircraft crash near South Limburg (the Netherlands) on self-perceived health, but an increase in perceived environmental nuisance by the inhabitants]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Postbus 155, 6400 AD Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:1354-7. 2001
  7. ncbi [HIV-positive drug users in South Limburg: number and characteristics, a capture-recapture analysis]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Postbus 155, 6400 AD Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:1118-22. 2001
  8. ncbi [An outbreak of scarlet fever, impetigo and pharyngitis caused by the same Streptococcus pyogenes type T4M4 in a primary school]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 144:2148-52. 2000
  9. doi Waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp caused by two norovirus genogroups: GI and GII
    Henriëtte L G ter Waarbeek
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service South Limburg, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 47:268-72. 2010
  10. ncbi [Cold tap water as a source of fatal nosocomial pneumonia due to Legionella pneumophila in a rehabilitation center]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 143:1041-5. 1999

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Publications19

  1. pmc Population prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the Netherlands. Should asymptomatic persons be tested during population-based Chlamydia screening also for gonorrhoea or only if chlamydial infection is found?
    Jan E A M van Bergen
    STI AIDS Netherlands Soa Aids Nederland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Infect Dis 6:42. 2006
    ..Screening and active case finding for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) is recommended to prevent reproductive morbidity. However insight in community prevalence of gonococcal infections and co-infections with Neisseria gonorrhoea (NG) is lacking...
  2. ncbi Acceptability of self-taken vaginal swabs and first-catch urine samples for the diagnosis of urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae with an amplified DNA assay in young women attending a public health sexually transmitted disease clini
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 33:491-5. 2006
    ..Public health efforts are needed to encourage young women to get tested for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC)...
  3. pmc Space-time cluster analysis of invasive meningococcal disease
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Eastern South Limburg Municipal Public Health Service, Heerlen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1621-6. 2004
    ..Clustering beyond chance only occurred among the closest neighboring cases (comparable to secondary cases) and was small (3.1%, 95% confidence interval 2.1%-4.1%)...
  4. ncbi Norovirus outbreak among primary schoolchildren who had played in a recreational water fountain
    Christian J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Western and Eastern South Limburg Municipal Health Service, PO Box 155, NL 6400 AD Heerlen, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 189:699-705. 2004
    ..A gastroenteritis outbreak was associated with playing in a norovirus-contaminated recreational fountain...
  5. ncbi Confirmation of an outbreak of parvovirus B19 in a primary school using IgM ELISA and PCR on thumb prick blood samples
    C J P A Hoebe
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Eastern South Limburg Municipal Health Service, PO Box 155, NL 6400 AD Heerlen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 25:303-7. 2002
    ..In these situations, microbiological confirmation by thumb prick is a relatively low-invasive method that is simple to carry out...
  6. ncbi [No effect of aircraft crash near South Limburg (the Netherlands) on self-perceived health, but an increase in perceived environmental nuisance by the inhabitants]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Postbus 155, 6400 AD Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:1354-7. 2001
    ..To investigate the influence of an aircraft crash near the South of Limburg, the Netherlands, on the perceived physical and psychological health and annoyance of local residents...
  7. ncbi [HIV-positive drug users in South Limburg: number and characteristics, a capture-recapture analysis]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Postbus 155, 6400 AD Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 145:1118-22. 2001
    ..To estimate the number of HIV positive drug abusers (HDs) in South Limburg, the Netherlands, and to ascertain the characteristics of this group, so that special HIV healthcare can be planned...
  8. ncbi [An outbreak of scarlet fever, impetigo and pharyngitis caused by the same Streptococcus pyogenes type T4M4 in a primary school]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 144:2148-52. 2000
    ..After two weeks only one child, that had not taken the antibiotics, still had a positive throat culture. No further cases or complications were reported...
  9. doi Waterborne gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp caused by two norovirus genogroups: GI and GII
    Henriëtte L G ter Waarbeek
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service South Limburg, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 47:268-72. 2010
    ..A cross-border gastroenteritis outbreak at a scouting camp was associated with drinking water from a farmer's well...
  10. ncbi [Cold tap water as a source of fatal nosocomial pneumonia due to Legionella pneumophila in a rehabilitation center]
    C J Hoebe
    Gemeenschappelijke Gezondheidsdienst Oostelijk Zuid Limburg, Heerlen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 143:1041-5. 1999
    ..Report of the technical, microbiological and epidemiological investigation following 2 cases of fatal Legionella pneumonia...
  11. ncbi Older and swinging; need to identify hidden and emerging risk groups at STI clinics
    Nicole H T M Dukers-Muijrers
    Department of Infectious Diseases, South Limburg Public Health Service, PO Box 2022, 6160 HA Geleen, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 86:315-7. 2010
    ..Until now, swingers--that is, heterosexual couples who are practising mate swapping, group sex, visit sex clubs for couples, are not considered as a specific risk group for STI in healthcare services and prevention...
  12. ncbi Lessons learned from a population-based chlamydia screening pilot
    Hannelore M Götz
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Municipal Public Health Service, Rotterdam The National Institute for STD and AIDS Control in the Netherlands, The Netherlands
    Int J STD AIDS 17:826-30. 2006
    ..Sending urine by mail does not impair diagnostics. Reminders are necessary and effective after four weeks. Necessary parental consent for under 16-year olds should not be a deterrent to offer Ct screening to this age group...
  13. ncbi High and persistent excretion of hepatitis A virus in immunocompetent patients
    Grace M S Tjon
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service of Amsterdam, 1000 CE, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Med Virol 78:1398-405. 2006
    ..Blood banks should be aware that viraemia may be present for more than 1 month, and genotype did not affect the duration of virus excretion or jaundice...
  14. ncbi Management of Chlamydia cases and their partners: results from a home-based screening program organized by municipal public health services with referral to regular health care
    Hannelore M Götz
    Municipal Public Health Service, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 32:625-9. 2005
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  15. ncbi Acceptability and consequences of screening for chlamydia trachomatis by home-based urine testing
    Hannelore M Götz
    Municipal Public Health Service, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 32:557-62. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to study the acceptability and consequences of home-based chlamydia (CT) screening by Municipal Health Services (MHS) among 15- to 29-year-old participants...
  16. ncbi Underreporting of meningococcal disease incidence in the Netherlands: results from a capture-recapture analysis based on three registration sources with correction for false positive diagnoses
    Sabine C de Greeff
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Epidemiol 21:315-21. 2006
    ..This makes a more accurate monitoring of disease incidence possible and hence attributes to a more reliable foundation for the design and evaluation of health interventions such as vaccination programs...
  17. ncbi Association of histo-blood group antigens and susceptibility to norovirus infections
    Barry H G Rockx
    Diagnostic Laboratory for Infectious Diseases and Perinatal Screening, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Infect Dis 191:749-54. 2005
    ..Recent studies have identified histo-blood group antigens (HBGAs) as possible receptors. Being a nonsecretor and presence of HBGA type B were associated with protection against infection with NV, a genogroup (GG) I NoV...
  18. ncbi Reinfections, persistent infections, and new infections after general population screening for Chlamydia trachomatis infection in the Netherlands
    Irene K Veldhuijzen
    Municipal Public Health Service, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 32:599-604. 2005
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the rate of new infections and reinfections or persistent infections with Chlamydia trachomatis to define appropriate screening intervals and to identify risk factors for reinfection...
  19. pmc TaqMan assay for Swedish Chlamydia trachomatis variant
    Arnold Catsburg
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1432-4. 2007