Leticia Grize

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Acute phase proteins and white blood cell levels for prediction of infectious complications in status epilepticus
    Raoul Sutter
    Division of Clinical Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Basel, Peterplatz 1, Basel, 4003, Switzerland
    Crit Care 15:R274. 2011
  2. pmc Trend in active transportation to school among Swiss school children and its associated factors: three cross-sectional surveys 1994, 2000 and 2005
    Leticia Grize
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:28. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Heat wave 2003 and mortality in Switzerland
    Leticia Grize
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel
    Swiss Med Wkly 135:200-5. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Built environment, parents' perception, and children's vigorous outdoor play
    Bettina Bringolf-Isler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prev Med 50:251-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Benefits of smoking bans on preterm and early-term births: a natural experimental design in Switzerland
    Ana M Vicedo-Cabrera
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Tob Control . 2016
  6. pmc Primary cultivation: factors affecting contamination and Mycobacterium ulcerans growth after long turnover time of clinical specimens
    Martin W Bratschi
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 14:636. 2014
  7. pmc Assessment of intensity, prevalence and duration of everyday activities in Swiss school children: a cross-sectional analysis of accelerometer and diary data
    Bettina Bringolf-Isler
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Steinengraben 49, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:50. 2009
  8. pmc Differences in weight status and energy-balance related behaviors among schoolchildren in German-speaking Switzerland compared to seven countries in Europe
    Michael Herzig
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:139. 2012
  9. pmc Decline of ambient air pollution levels and improved respiratory health in Swiss children
    Lucy Bayer-Oglesby
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1632-7. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Parental occupational exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic fields and childhood cancer: a German case-control study
    Kerstin Hug
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine at Swiss Tropical Institute Basel, Steinengraben 49, CH 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Epidemiol 171:27-35. 2010

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Publications20

  1. pmc Acute phase proteins and white blood cell levels for prediction of infectious complications in status epilepticus
    Raoul Sutter
    Division of Clinical Neurophysiology, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Basel, Peterplatz 1, Basel, 4003, Switzerland
    Crit Care 15:R274. 2011
    ..We examined the reliability of C-reactive protein (CRP), procalcitonin (PCT), and WBC for diagnosis of infections during SE...
  2. pmc Trend in active transportation to school among Swiss school children and its associated factors: three cross-sectional surveys 1994, 2000 and 2005
    Leticia Grize
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:28. 2010
    ..Yet, little is known about time trends of active commuting in Swiss schoolchildren and factors associated with changes in walking and biking to school...
  3. ncbi request reprint Heat wave 2003 and mortality in Switzerland
    Leticia Grize
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel
    Swiss Med Wkly 135:200-5. 2005
    ..This is the first analysis investigating whether the high temperatures during summer 2003 in Switzerland had a measurable impact on mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Built environment, parents' perception, and children's vigorous outdoor play
    Bettina Bringolf-Isler
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Prev Med 50:251-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the combined effects and relative importance of socio-cultural factors as well as parents' subjectively perceived and objectively assessed environment on time children spent vigorously playing outdoors...
  5. doi request reprint Benefits of smoking bans on preterm and early-term births: a natural experimental design in Switzerland
    Ana M Vicedo-Cabrera
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Tob Control . 2016
    ..Capitalising on a natural experimental design in Switzerland, we evaluated how regional smoking bans introduced at different time points affected birth outcomes, including preterm and early-term births...
  6. pmc Primary cultivation: factors affecting contamination and Mycobacterium ulcerans growth after long turnover time of clinical specimens
    Martin W Bratschi
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Infect Dis 14:636. 2014
    ..ulcerans bacilli after long turnover time...
  7. pmc Assessment of intensity, prevalence and duration of everyday activities in Swiss school children: a cross-sectional analysis of accelerometer and diary data
    Bettina Bringolf-Isler
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Steinengraben 49, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:50. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Differences in weight status and energy-balance related behaviors among schoolchildren in German-speaking Switzerland compared to seven countries in Europe
    Michael Herzig
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:139. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Decline of ambient air pollution levels and improved respiratory health in Swiss children
    Lucy Bayer-Oglesby
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine of the University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1632-7. 2005
    ..Current air pollution levels in Switzerland still exceed limit values of the Swiss Clean Air Act; thus, children's health can be improved further...
  10. doi request reprint Parental occupational exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic fields and childhood cancer: a German case-control study
    Kerstin Hug
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine at Swiss Tropical Institute Basel, Steinengraben 49, CH 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Epidemiol 171:27-35. 2010
    ..Based on much smaller numbers, maternal occupational exposure was also not related to increased cancer risks. In this large case-control study, the risk of childhood cancer was not linked to preconceptional parental ELF-MF exposure...
  11. doi request reprint Cardiorespiratory hospitalisation and mortality reductions after smoking bans in Switzerland
    Ana M Vicedo-Cabrera
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland University of Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 146:w14381. 2017
    ..However, evidence on the effect of contextual variables on the effectiveness of smoking bans is still lacking...
  12. ncbi request reprint Personal and environmental factors associated with active commuting to school in Switzerland
    Bettina Bringolf-Isler
    Department of Environmental Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel, Steinengraben 49, CH 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Prev Med 46:67-73. 2008
    ..To assess whether prevalence of active commuting and regular car trips to school varies across communities and language regions in Switzerland and to determine personal and environmental correlates...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sociocultural determinants of anticipated acceptance of pandemic influenza vaccine in Pune, India: a community survey using mixed-methods
    Neisha Sundaram
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Public Health . 2016
    ..Community willingness to accept vaccines is often neglected in pandemic preparedness. Despite an acknowledged need, few such studies have been done in lower income countries...
  14. doi request reprint Associations of daily levels of PM10 and NO₂ with emergency hospital admissions and mortality in Switzerland: Trends and missed prevention potential over the last decade
    Laura Perez
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland University of Basel, Switzerland
    Environ Res 140:554-61. 2015
    ..In most regions of the world, levels and constituents of the air pollution mixture have substantially changed over the last decades...
  15. pmc Geographic distribution, age pattern and sites of lesions in a cohort of Buruli ulcer patients from the Mapé Basin of Cameroon
    Martin W Bratschi
    Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2252. 2013
    ..The option of multiple modes of transmission should thus be considered. Analyzing the geographic distribution of cases in the Mapé Dam area revealed a closer association with the Mbam River than with the artificial lake...
  16. doi request reprint Patient-physician concordance and discordance in gynecology: do physicians identify patients' reasons for visit and do patients understand physicians' actions?
    Karin Gross
    University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 92:45-52. 2013
    ..To assess physician-patient concordance on reasons for consultation and actions taken during consultation in five different gynecological practices, and to investigate patient and physician factors influencing discordance in reporting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Environmental exposure to endotoxin and its relation to asthma in school-age children
    Charlotte Braun-Fahrlander
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Basel, Switzerland
    N Engl J Med 347:869-77. 2002
    ..Immune activation may direct the immune response, thus conferring tolerance to allergens such as animal dander or tree and grass pollen...
  18. pmc Parental smoking and children's respiratory health: independent effects of prenatal and postnatal exposure
    Sam Pattenden
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Tob Control 15:294-301. 2006
    ..We investigate this in a pooled analysis, on 53,879 children from 12 cross-sectional studies--components of the PATY study (Pollution And The Young)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Single-center outcome analysis of 1,161 patients with St. Jude medical and ATS open pivot mechanical heart valves
    Franziska H Bernet
    Division of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:151-8. 2007
    ..In this retrospective analysis, the mid- to long-term clinical outcomes of two similar bileaflet heart valves, routinely implanted at the authors' institution over an 11-year period, were compared...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term benefits and limitations of combined antianginal drug therapy in elderly patients with symptomatic chronic coronary artery disease
    Piero O Bonetti
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 10:29-37. 2005
    ..Combined antianginal drug treatment represents the mainstay of therapy in this population. However, there is a paucity of data regarding the effect of this strategy on long-term outcome in the elderly...