L M Verhagen

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Publications

  1. pmc High malnutrition rate in Venezuelan Yanomami compared to Warao Amerindians and Creoles: significant associations with intestinal parasites and anemia
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e77581. 2013
  2. pmc A predictive signature gene set for discriminating active from latent tuberculosis in Warao Amerindian children
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Radboud University Medical Centre, PO Box 9101 internal post 224, Nijmegen, 6500 HB, The Netherlands
    BMC Genomics 14:74. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Helminths and skewed cytokine profiles increase tuberculin skin test positivity in Warao Amerindians
    L M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela
    Tuberculosis (Edinb) 92:505-12. 2012
  4. doi request reprint High prevalence of acute respiratory tract infections among Warao Amerindian children in Venezuela in relation to low immunization coverage and chronic malnutrition
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:255-62. 2012
  5. pmc Factors underlying diagnostic delay in tuberculosis patients in a rural area in Tanzania: a qualitative approach
    L M Verhagen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Infection 38:433-46. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Mycobacterial factors relevant for transmission of tuberculosis
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven
    J Infect Dis 203:1249-55. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of anti-tuberculosis drugs in Venezuelan children younger than 16 years of age: supportive evidence for the implementation of revised WHO dosing recommendations
    L M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Departamento de Pediatría Infectología, Hospital de Niños J M de los Rios, Caracas, Venezuela Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela Department of Pharmacy, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 17:1449-56. 2012

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Publications7

  1. pmc High malnutrition rate in Venezuelan Yanomami compared to Warao Amerindians and Creoles: significant associations with intestinal parasites and anemia
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e77581. 2013
    ..We investigated the prevalence of and associations between intestinal helminth and protozoan infections, malnutrition and anemia in school-age Venezuelan children...
  2. pmc A predictive signature gene set for discriminating active from latent tuberculosis in Warao Amerindian children
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Radboud University Medical Centre, PO Box 9101 internal post 224, Nijmegen, 6500 HB, The Netherlands
    BMC Genomics 14:74. 2013
    ..No studies applying gene expression profiling of children with TB have been published so far...
  3. doi request reprint Helminths and skewed cytokine profiles increase tuberculin skin test positivity in Warao Amerindians
    L M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela
    Tuberculosis (Edinb) 92:505-12. 2012
    ..01). We conclude that helminth infections and low Th1 cytokine plasma levels are significantly associated with TST positivity in indigenous Venezuelan pediatric TB contacts...
  4. doi request reprint High prevalence of acute respiratory tract infections among Warao Amerindian children in Venezuela in relation to low immunization coverage and chronic malnutrition
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:255-62. 2012
    ..We performed a cross-sectional survey to describe the prevalence of upper respiratory tract infections and acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRTIs) and associations with malnutrition and immunization status...
  5. pmc Factors underlying diagnostic delay in tuberculosis patients in a rural area in Tanzania: a qualitative approach
    L M Verhagen
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Infection 38:433-46. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Mycobacterial factors relevant for transmission of tuberculosis
    Lilly M Verhagen
    Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven
    J Infect Dis 203:1249-55. 2011
    ..Tuberculosis (TB) transmission is associated with patient-related risk factors. However, DNA fingerprint analysis has provided anecdotal evidence suggesting a role for bacteriological factors...
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics of anti-tuberculosis drugs in Venezuelan children younger than 16 years of age: supportive evidence for the implementation of revised WHO dosing recommendations
    L M Verhagen
    Laboratorio de Tuberculosis, Instituto de Biomedicina, Caracas, Venezuela Laboratory of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Departamento de Pediatría Infectología, Hospital de Niños J M de los Rios, Caracas, Venezuela Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela Department of Pharmacy, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Trop Med Int Health 17:1449-56. 2012
    ..No pharmacokinetic data are available from South American children. We examined the need for implementation of these revised guidelines in Venezuela...