Linus Bengtsson

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Publications

  1. pmc Implementation of web-based respondent-driven sampling among men who have sex with men in Vietnam
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e49417. 2012
  2. pmc Improved response to disasters and outbreaks by tracking population movements with mobile phone network data: a post-earthquake geospatial study in Haiti
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS Med 8:e1001083. 2011
  3. pmc Implementation of Web-Based Respondent Driven Sampling among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Sweden
    Susanne Strömdahl
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138599. 2015
  4. pmc Strong propensity for HIV transmission among men who have sex with men in Vietnam: behavioural data and sexual network modelling
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ Open 4:e003526. 2014
  5. pmc Approaching the limit of predictability in human mobility
    Xin Lu
    1 College of Information System and Management, National University of Defense Technology, 410073 Changsha, China 2 Flowminder Foundation, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden 3 Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden 4 Department of Sociology, Stockholm University, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Rep 3:2923. 2013
  6. pmc Predictability of population displacement after the 2010 Haiti earthquake
    Xin Lu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:11576-81. 2012
  7. pmc Using mobile phone data to predict the spatial spread of cholera
    Linus Bengtsson
    1 Department of Public Health Sciences Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden 2 Flowminder Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Rep 5:8923. 2015
  8. pmc Enhancing Syndromic Surveillance With Online Respondent-Driven Detection
    Mart L Stein
    Mart L Stein and Mirjam E E Kretzschmar are with the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands Jim E van Steenbergen is with the Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands Vincent Buskens is with the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht Peter G M van der Heijden is with the Department of Methodology and Statistics, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht Carl E Koppeschaar is with Science in Action BV, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Linus Bengtsson and Anna Thorson are with the Department of Public Health Sciences Global Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Public Health 105:e90-7. 2015
  9. pmc Sexual relationships among men who have sex with men in Hanoi, Vietnam: a qualitative interview study
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Nobels väg 9, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:108. 2013

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Publications9

  1. pmc Implementation of web-based respondent-driven sampling among men who have sex with men in Vietnam
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e49417. 2012
    ..Internet-based RDS (webRDS) can potentially circumvent limitations of the original RDS method. We aimed to implement and evaluate webRDS among a hidden population...
  2. pmc Improved response to disasters and outbreaks by tracking population movements with mobile phone network data: a post-earthquake geospatial study in Haiti
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS Med 8:e1001083. 2011
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  3. pmc Implementation of Web-Based Respondent Driven Sampling among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Sweden
    Susanne Strömdahl
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138599. 2015
    ..In order to see if WebRDS could work in a 'hidden' population in a high-income setting, we performed a WebRDS among MSM in Sweden to study a sensitive topic, sexual risk behaviour for HIV/STI and Internet use...
  4. pmc Strong propensity for HIV transmission among men who have sex with men in Vietnam: behavioural data and sexual network modelling
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ Open 4:e003526. 2014
    ..We aimed to analyse detailed sexual behaviour data among MSM in Vietnam and to model HIV transmission using improved assumptions on sexual network structure...
  5. pmc Approaching the limit of predictability in human mobility
    Xin Lu
    1 College of Information System and Management, National University of Defense Technology, 410073 Changsha, China 2 Flowminder Foundation, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden 3 Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden 4 Department of Sociology, Stockholm University, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Rep 3:2923. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Predictability of population displacement after the 2010 Haiti earthquake
    Xin Lu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:11576-81. 2012
    ..The findings suggest that population movements during disasters may be significantly more predictable than previously thought...
  7. pmc Using mobile phone data to predict the spatial spread of cholera
    Linus Bengtsson
    1 Department of Public Health Sciences Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden 2 Flowminder Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden
    Sci Rep 5:8923. 2015
    ..Findings may be particularly important for containment efforts of emerging infectious diseases, including high-mortality influenza strains. ..
  8. pmc Enhancing Syndromic Surveillance With Online Respondent-Driven Detection
    Mart L Stein
    Mart L Stein and Mirjam E E Kretzschmar are with the Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands Jim E van Steenbergen is with the Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, the Netherlands Vincent Buskens is with the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht Peter G M van der Heijden is with the Department of Methodology and Statistics, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht Carl E Koppeschaar is with Science in Action BV, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Linus Bengtsson and Anna Thorson are with the Department of Public Health Sciences Global Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Public Health 105:e90-7. 2015
    ....
  9. pmc Sexual relationships among men who have sex with men in Hanoi, Vietnam: a qualitative interview study
    Linus Bengtsson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Nobels väg 9, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 13:108. 2013
    ..Participants were aged between 19 and 48 years and came from diverse socio-economic backgrounds. Interviews were tape-recorded, transcribed verbatim, and translated into English. Content analysis was used...