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Gille, Felix; Frei, Anja; Kaufmann, Marco; Lehmann, Anja; Muñoz Laguna, Javier; Papadopoulos, Kimon; Spörri, Angela; Stanikić, Mina; Tušl, Martin; Zavattaro, Federica; Puhan, Milo Alan (2024). A guide for a student-led doctoral-level qualitative methods short course in epidemiology: faculty and student perspectives. International Journal of Epidemiology, 53(2):dyae029.

Fontana, Elena; Bongianni, Matilde; Benussi, Alberto; Bronzato, Erika; Scialo, Carlo; Sacchetto, Luca; Cagnin, Annachiara; Castriciano, Santina; Buratti, Emanuele; Gardoni, Fabrizio; Italia, Maria; Schreiber, Alberto; Ferracin, Chiara; Fiorini, Michele; Newell, Kathy L.; Cracco, Laura; Garringer, Holly J.; Cecchini, Maria Paola; Polymenidou, Magdalini; Padovani, Alessandro; Monaco, Salvatore; Legname, Giuseppe; Ghetti, Bernardino; Borroni, Barbara; Zanusso, Gianluigi (2024). Detection of TDP-43 seeding activity in the olfactory mucosa from patients with frontotemporal dementia. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 20(2):1156-1165.

Franz, Jessica; Scheier, Thomas C; Aerni, Maja; Gubler, Andrea; Schreiber, Peter W; Brugger, Silvio D; Schmidlin, Patrick R (2024). Bacterial contamination of air and surfaces during dental procedures—An experimental pilot study using Staphylococcus aureus. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology:Epub ahead of print.

Bourguignon, Lucie; Lukas, Louis P; Guest, James D; Geisler, Fred H; Noonan, Vanessa; Curt, Armin; Brüningk, Sarah C; Jutzeler, Catherine R (2024). Studying missingness in spinal cord injury data: challenges and impact of data imputation. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 24(1):5.

Gebhard, Caroline E; Sütsch, Claudia; Gebert, Pimrapat; Gysi, Bianca; Bengs, Susan; Todorov, Atanas; Deforth, Manja; Buehler, Philipp K; Meisel, Alexander; Schuepbach, Reto A; Zinkernagel, Annelies S; Brugger, Silvio D; Acevedo, Claudio; Patriki, Dimitri; Wiggli, Benedikt; Beer, Jürg H; Friedl, Andrée; Twerenbold, Raphael; Kuster, Gabriela M; Pargger, Hans; Tschudin-Sutter, Sarah; Schefold, Joerg C; Spinetti, Thibaud; Henze, Chiara; Pasqualini, Mina; Sager, Dominik F; Mayrhofer, Lilian; Grieder, Mirjam; Tontsch, Janna; Franzeck, Fabian C; et al (2024). Impact of sex and gender on post-COVID-19 syndrome, Switzerland, 2020. Eurosurveillance, 29(2):2300200.

Hofstetter, Léonie; Mikhail, Jérémie; Lalji, Rahim; Kurmann, Astrid; Rabold, Lorene; Côté, Pierre; Tricco, Andrea C; Pagé, Isabelle; Hincapié, Cesar A (2024). Minimal clinical datasets for spine-related musculoskeletal disorders in primary and outpatient care settings: a scoping review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 165:111217.


Gericke, Christoph; Kirabali, Tunahan; Flury, Roman; Mallone, Anna; Rickenbach, Chiara; Kulic, Luka; Tosevski, Vinko; Hock, Christoph; Nitsch, Roger M; Treyer, Valerie; Ferretti, Maria Teresa; Gietl, Anton (2023). Early β-amyloid accumulation in the brain is associated with peripheral T cell alterations. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 19(12):5642-5662.

Pattyn, Jade; Bonanni, Paolo; Adult Immunization Board Working Group; Steffen, Robert; et al (2023). Assessing the health burden of vaccine-preventable infections in European adults: challenges and opportunities translated into action. Eurosurveillance, 28(48):2300791.

Bollmann, Stella; Groll, Andreas; Havranek, Michael M (2023). Accounting for clustering in automated variable selection using hospital data: a comparison of different LASSO approaches. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 23:280.

Wang, Ying; Parpia, Sameer; Couban, Rachel; Wang, Qi; Armijo-Olivo, Susan; Bassler, Dirk; Briel, Matthias; Brignardello-Petersen, Romina; Gluud, Lise Lotte; Keitz, Sheri A; Letelier, Luz M; Ravaud, Philippe; Schulz, Kenneth F; Siemieniuk, Reed A C; Zeraatkar, Dena; Guyatt, Gordon H (2023). Compelling evidence from meta-epidemiological studies demonstrates overestimation of effects in randomized trials that fail to optimize randomization and blind patients and outcome assessors. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 165:111211.

Wekenborg, Magdalena K; Künzel, Richard G; Rothe, Nicole; Penz, Marlene; Walther, Andreas; Kirschbaum, Clemens; Thayer, Julian F; Hill, LaBarron K (2023). Exhaustion and cardiovascular risk factors: the role of vagally-mediated heart rate variability. Annals of Epidemiology, 87:93-99.e2.

Loosli, Tom; Hossmann, Stefanie; Ingle, Suzanne M; Okhai, Hajra; Kusejko, Katharina; Mouton, Johannes; Bellecave, Pantxika; van Sighem, Ard; Stecher, Melanie; d'Arminio Monforte, Antonella; Gill, M John; Sabin, Caroline A; Maartens, Gary; Günthard, Huldrych F; Sterne, Jonathan A C; Lessells, Richard; Egger, Matthias; Kouyos, Roger D (2023). HIV-1 drug resistance in people on dolutegravir-based antiretroviral therapy: a collaborative cohort analysis. The Lancet : HIV, 10(11):e733-e741.

Rudin, Christoph; Bollen, Nena; Hong, Samuel L; Wegner, Fanny; Politi, Lida; Mellou, Kassiani; Geenen, Caspar; Gorissen, Sarah; Verhasselt, Bruno; Durkin, Keith; Henin, Coralie; Logist, Anne-Sophie; Dellicour, Simon; Resa, Tobias; Stadler, Tanja; Maes, Piet; Cuypers, Lize; André, Emmanuel; Egli, Adrian; Baele, Guy (2023). Investigation of an international water polo tournament in Czechia as a potential source for early introduction of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant into Belgium, Switzerland and Germany, November 2021. Eurosurveillance, 28(45):2300018.

Singeisen, Hélène; Renström, Frida; Laimer, Markus; Lehmann, Roger; Bilz, Stefan; Brändle, Michael (2023). An estimation of the consequences of reinforcing the 2016 and 2019 European Society of Cardiology/European Atherosclerosis Society guidelines on current lipid-lowering treatment in patients with type 2 diabetes in tertiary care-a SwissDiab study. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 30(14):1473-1481.

Mahendiran, Thabo; Hoepli, André; Foster-Witassek, Fabienne; Rickli, Hans; Roffi, Marco; Eberli, Franz; Pedrazzini, Giovanni; Jeger, Raban; Radovanovic, Dragana; Fournier, Stephane (2023). Twenty-year trends in the prevalence of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors in young acute coronary syndrome patients hospitalized in Switzerland. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 30(14):1504-1512.

Chioncel, Ovidiu; Benson, Lina; Crespo-Leiro, Maria G; Anker, Stefan D; Coats, Andrew J S; Filippatos, Gerasimos; McDonagh, Theresa; Margineanu, Cornelia; Mebazaa, Alexandre; Metra, Marco; Piepoli, Massimo F; Adamo, Marianna; Rosano, Giuseppe M C; Ruschitzka, Frank; Savarese, Gianluigi; Seferovic, Petar; Volterrani, Maurizio; Ferrari, Roberto; Maggioni, Aldo P; Lund, Lars H (2023). Comprehensive characterization of non-cardiac comorbidities in acute heart failure: an analysis of ESC-HFA EURObservational Research Programme Heart Failure Long-Term Registry. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 30(13):1346-1358.

Macdougall, Iain C; Ponikowski, Piotr; Stack, Austin G; Wheeler, David C; Anker, Stefan D; Butler, Javed; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Göhring, Udo-Michael; Kirwan, Bridget-Anne; Kumpeson, Vasuki; Metra, Marco; Rosano, Giuseppe; Ruschitzka, Frank; van der Meer, Peter; Wächter, Sandra; Jankowska, Ewa A (2023). Ferric Carboxymaltose in Iron-Deficient Patients with Hospitalized Heart Failure and Reduced Kidney Function. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 18(9):1124-1134.

El-Hadad, Samia; Lässer, Daksha; Sachs, Maike-Katja; Schwartz, Alexandra Sabrina Kohl; Haeberlin, Felix; von Orelli, Stephanie; Eberhard, Markus; Leeners, Brigitte (2023). Dysmenorrhea in adolescents requires careful investigation of endometriosis—an analysis of early menstrual experiences in a large case-control study. Frontiers in Reproductive Health, 5:1121515.

Plachouras, Diamantis; Kacelnik, Oliver; Rodríguez-Baño, Jesús; Birgand, Gabriel; Borg, Michael A; Kristensen, Brian; Kubele, Jan; Lyytikäinen, Outi; Presterl, Elisabeth; Reilly, Jacqui; Voss, Andreas; Zingg, Walter; Suetens, Carl; Monnet, Dominique L (2023). Revisiting the personal protective equipment components of transmission-based precautions for the prevention of COVID-19 and other respiratory virus infections in healthcare. Eurosurveillance, 28(32):2200718.

von Eckardstein, Arnold (2023). The encounter of elevated high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and high blood pressure lowers life expectancy. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 30(10):948-950.

Grunstra, N D S; Betti, L; Fischer, B; Haeusler, M; Pavlicev, M; Stansfield, E; Trevathan, W; Webb, N M; Wells, J C K; Rosenberg, K R; Mitteroecker, P (2023). There is an obstetrical dilemma: Misconceptions about the evolution of human childbirth and pelvic form. American journal of biological anthropology, 181(4):535-544.

Sewak, Ainesh; Hothorn, Torsten (2023). Estimating transformations for evaluating diagnostic tests with covariate adjustment. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 32(7):1403-1419.

Tröster, Thomas S; von Wyl, Viktor; Beeler, Patrick E; Dressel, Holger (2023). Frequency-based rare diagnoses as a novel and accessible approach for studying rare diseases in large datasets: a cross-sectional study. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 23(1):143.

Gürler, Ali Tümay; Demirtaş, Sadık; Bölükbaş, Cenk Soner; Gençay, Elif Burcu; Barılı, Öykü; Karaca, Efe; Akçay, Aytaç; Açıcı, Mustafa; Umur, Şinasi; Deplazes, Peter (2023). Investigating intermediate hosts of <i>Echinococcus multilocularis</i> throughout Turkey: Focus on voles. Zoonoses and Public Health, 70(4):352-360.

Küçükali, Fahri; Neumann, Alexander; Van Dongen, Jasper; et al; Popp, Julius (2023). Whole-exome rare-variant analysis of Alzheimer's disease and related biomarker traits. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 19(6):2317-2331.

Gasser, Michael; Cassini, Alessandro; Lo Fo Wong, Danilo; Gelormini, Marcello; Nahrgang, Saskia Andrea; Zingg, Walter; Kronenberg, Andreas Oskar (2023). Associated deaths and disability-adjusted life-years caused by infections with antibiotic-resistant bacteria in Switzerland, 2010 to 2019. Eurosurveillance, 28(20):2200532.

Neves, Aitana; Walther, Daniel; Martin-Campos, Trinidad; Barbie, Valerie; Bertelli, Claire; Blanc, Dominique; Bouchet, Gérard; Erard, Frédéric; Greub, Gilbert; Hirsch, Hans H; Huber, Michael; Kaiser, Laurent; Leib, Stephen L; Leuzinger, Karoline; Lazarevic, Vladimir; Mäusezahl, Mirjam; Molina, Jorge; Neher, Richard A; Perreten, Vincent; Ramette, Alban; Roloff, Tim; Schrenzel, Jacques; Seth-Smith, Helena M B; Stephan, Roger; Terumalai, Dillenn; Wegner, Fanny; Egli, Adrian (2023). The Swiss Pathogen Surveillance Platform - towards a nation-wide One Health data exchange platform for bacterial, viral and fungal genomics and associated metadata. Microbial Genomics, 9(5):mgen001001.

Bopp, Tamara C; Marchesi, Martina; Zihlmann, Reto; Sax, Hugo; Wolfensberger, Aline (2023). Identifying patients at high risk for multidrug-resistant organisms after hospitalization abroad. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 44(8):1281-1288.

Delvenne, Aurore; Gobom, Johan; Tijms, Betty; et al; Popp, Julius (2023). Cerebrospinal fluid proteomic profiling of individuals with mild cognitive impairment and suspected non-Alzheimer's disease pathophysiology. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 19(3):807-820.

Fernandez-Felix, Borja M; López-Alcalde, Jesús; Roqué, Marta; Muriel, Alfonso; Zamora, Javier (2023). CHARMS and PROBAST at your fingertips: a template for data extraction and risk of bias assessment in systematic reviews of predictive models. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 23(1):44.

Nüesch-Inderbinen, Magdalena; Heyvaert, Lore; Treier, Andrea; Zurfluh, Katrin; Cernela, Nicole; Biggel, Michael; Stephan, Roger (2023). High occurrence of Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, and Vagococcus lutrae harbouring oxazolidinone resistance genes in raw meat-based diets for companion animals – a public health issue, Switzerland, September 2018 to May 2020. Eurosurveillance, 28(6):2200496.

Stehli, Julia (2023). Have we reached equality in pre-hospital management for women and men with STEMI? European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 30(11):1054-1055.

Mauri, Fabio; Cottler-Casanova, Sara; Cavassini, Matthias; Stoeckle, Marcel; Wandeler, Gilles; Schmid, Patrick; Braun, Dominique L; Scherrer, Alexandra; Bernasconi, Enos; Calmy, Alexandra; Abdulcadir, Jasmine (2023). Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study: A Cross-Sectional Study. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 25(1):136-141.

Ghielmetti, Giovanni; Seth-Smith, Helena M B; Roloff, Tim; Cernela, Nicole; Biggel, Michael; Stephan, Roger; Egli, Adrian (2023). Whole-genome-based characterization of Campylobacter jejuni from human patients with gastroenteritis collected over an 18 year period reveals increasing prevalence of antimicrobial resistance. Microbial Genomics, 9(2):mgen000941.

Charalampous, Periklis; Haagsma, Juanita A; Jakobsen, Lea S; Gorasso, Vanessa; Noguer, Isabel; Padron-Monedero, Alicia; Sarmiento, Rodrigo; Santos, João Vasco; McDonald, Scott A; Plass, Dietrich; Wyper, Grant M A; Assunção, Ricardo; von der Lippe, Elena; Ádám, Balázs; AlKerwi, Ala'a; Arabloo, Jalal; Baltazar, Ana Lúcia; Bikbov, Boris; Borrell-Pages, Maria; Brus, Iris; Burazeri, Genc; Chaintoutis, Serafeim C; Chen-Xu, José; Chkhaberidze, Nino; Cilovic-Lagarija, Seila; Corso, Barbara; Cuschieri, Sarah; Di Bari, Carlotta; Dopelt, Keren; Economou, Mary; Hincapié, Cesar A; et al (2023). Burden of infectious disease studies in Europe and the United Kingdom: a review of methodological design choices. Epidemiology and Infection, 151:e19.

Tai, An-Shun; Lin, Sheng-Hsuan; Chu, Yu-Cheng; Yu, Tsung; Puhan, Milo A; VanderWeele, Tyler (2023). Causal Mediation Analysis with Multiple Time-varying Mediators. Epidemiology, 34(1):8-19.

Birgand, Gabriel; Landelle, Caroline; Price, James R; Mutters, Nico T; Morgan, Daniel J; Lucet, Jean-Christophe; Kerneis, Solen; Zingg, Walter (2023). Considerations for de-escalating universal masking in healthcare centers. Antimicrobial Stewardship & Healthcare Epidemiology, 3(1):e128.

D'Incau, Stéphanie; Atkinson, Andrew; Leitner, Lorenz; Kronenberg, Andreas; Kessler, Thomas M; Marschall, Jonas (2023). Bacterial species and antimicrobial resistance differ between catheter and non-catheter-associated urinary tract infections: Data from a national surveillance network. Antimicrobial Stewardship & Healthcare Epidemiology, 3(1):e55.


Nüesch-Inderbinen, Magdalena; Tresch, Silvan; Zurfluh, Katrin; Cernela, Nicole; Biggel, Michael; Stephan, Roger (2022). Finding of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacterales in wild game meat originating from several European countries: predominance of Moellerella wisconsensis producing CTX-M-1, November 2021. Eurosurveillance, 27(49):2200343.

Pawel, Samuel; Held, Leonhard; Matthews, Robert (2022). Comment on “Bayesian additional evidence for decision making under small sample uncertainty”. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 22:149.

Wang, Ying; Ghadimi, Maryam; Wang, Qi; et al; Bassler, Dirk (2022). Instruments assessing risk of bias of randomized trials frequently included items that are not addressing risk of bias issues. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 152:218-225.

Paz Castro, Raquel; Haug, Severin; Wenger, Andreas; Schaub, Michael P (2022). Longer-Term Efficacy of a Digital Life-Skills Training for Substance Use Prevention. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 63(6):944-953.

Piezzi, Vanja; Wassilew, Nasstasja; Atkinson, Andrew; D'Incau, Stéphanie; Kaspar, Tanja; Seth-Smith, Helena Mb; Casanova, Carlo; Bittel, Pascal; Jent, Philipp; Sommerstein, Rami; Buetti, Niccolò; Marschall, Jonas (2022). Nosocomial outbreak of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (VRE) ST796, Switzerland, 2017 to 2020. Eurosurveillance, 27(48):2200285.

Boccardi, Marina; Handels, Ron; Gold, Michael; Grazia, Alice; Lutz, Michael W; Martin, Mike; Nosheny, Rachel; Robillard, Julie M; Weidner, Wendy; Alexandersson, Jan; Thyrian, Jochen René; Winblad, Bengt; Barbarino, Paola; Khachaturian, Ara S; Teipel, Stefan (2022). Clinical research in dementia: A perspective on implementing innovation. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 18(11):2352-2367.

Biggel, Michael; Horlbog, Jule; Nüesch-Inderbinen, Magdalena; Chattaway, Marie Anne; Stephan, Roger (2022). Epidemiological links and antimicrobial resistance of clinical Salmonella enterica ST198 isolates: a nationwide microbial population genomic study in Switzerland. Microbial Genomics, 8(10):mgen000877.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Kufner, Verena; Zaheri, Maryam; Zeeb, Marius; Nortes, Isabelle; Schreiber, Peter W; Vázquez, Miriam; Schärer, Verena; Scheier, Thomas; Schmutz, Stefan; Probst, Elisabeth; Saleschus, Dirk; Huber, Michael; Rampini, Silvana K; Zingg, Walter (2022). Nosocomial COVID-19 Incidence and Secondary Attack Rates among Patients of Tertiary Care Center, Zurich, Switzerland. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 28(10):2087-2090.

Furrer, K; Schuurmans, M M; Hebeisen, M; Schulte, S; Schneiter, D; Weder, W; Opitz, I; Hillinger, S (2022). Smoking prevention intervention with school classes in university hospital by thoracic surgeon und pulmonologist. The Zurich prevention project. Preventive Medicine Reports, 29:101964.

Zeeb, Marius; Weissberg, Dana; Rampini, Silvana K; Müller, Rouven; Scheier, Thomas; Zingg, Walter; Kouyos, Roger D; Wolfensberger, Aline (2022). Identifying Contact Risks for SARS-CoV-2 Transmission to Healthcare Workers during Outbreak on COVID-19 Ward. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 28(10):2134-2137.

Krasieva, Kristina; Clair, Carole; Gencer, Baris; Carballo, David; Klingenberg, Roland; Räber, Lorenz; Windecker, Stephan; Rodondi, Nicolas; Matter, Christian M; Lüscher, Thomas F; Mach, François; Muller, Olivier; Nanchen, David (2022). Smoking cessation and depression after acute coronary syndrome. Preventive Medicine, 163:107177.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Mang, Nora; Gibson, Kristen E; Gontjes, Kyle; Cassone, Marco; Brugger, Silvio D; Mody, Lona; Sax, Hugo (2022). Understanding short-term transmission dynamics of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the patient room. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 43(9):1147-1154.

Bergmann, René; Gulotta, Giuseppe; Andreoni, Federica; Sumitomo, Tomoko; Kawabata, Shigetada; Zinkernagel, Annelies S; Chhatwal, Gursharan S; Nizet, Victor; Rohde, Manfred; Uchiyama, Satoshi (2022). The group A Streptococcus interleukin-8 protease SpyCEP promotes bacterial intracellular survival by evasion of autophagy. Infectious Microbes & Diseases, 4(3):116-123.

Hauser, Anthony; Goldstein, Fardo; Reichmuth, Martina L; Kouyos, Roger D; Wandeler, Gilles; Egger, Matthias; Riou, Julien (2022). Acquired HIV drug resistance mutations on first-line antiretroviral therapy in Southern Africa: Systematic review and Bayesian evidence synthesis. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 148:135-145.

Doerken, Sam; Metsini, Aliki; Buyet, Sabina; Wolfensberger, Aline; Zingg, Walter; Wolkewitz, Martin (2022). Estimating incidence and attributable length of stay of healthcare-associated infections-Modeling the Swiss point-prevalence survey. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 43(8):1022-1031.

Amati, Rebecca; Frei, Anja; Kaufmann, Marco; Sabatini, Serena; Pellaton, Céline; Fehr, Jan; Albanese, Emiliano; Puhan, Milo A (2022). Functional immunity against SARS-CoV-2 in the general population after a booster campaign and the Delta and Omicron waves, Switzerland, March 2022. Eurosurveillance, 27(31):2200561.

Howick, Jeremy; Koletsi, Despina; Ioannidis, John P A; Madigan, Claire; Pandis, Nikolaos; Loef, Martin; Walach, Harald; Sauer, Sebastian; Kleijnen, Jos; Seehra, Jadbinder; Johnson, Tess; Schmidt, Stefan (2022). Most healthcare interventions tested in Cochrane Reviews are not effective according to high quality evidence: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 148:160-169.

Neumair, Matthias; Kattan, Michael W; Freedland, Stephen J; Haese, Alexander; Guerrios-Rivera, Lourdes; De Hoedt, Amanda M; Liss, Michael A; Leach, Robin J; Boorjian, Stephen A; Cooperberg, Matthew R; Poyet, Cedric; Saba, Karim; Herkommer, Kathleen; Meissner, Valentin H; Vickers, Andrew J; Ankerst, Donna P (2022). Accommodating heterogeneous missing data patterns for prostate cancer risk prediction. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 22:200.

Neesgaard, Bastian; Greenberg, Lauren; Miró, Jose M; et al; Günthard, Huldrych F (2022). Associations between integrase strand-transfer inhibitors and cardiovascular disease in people living with HIV: a multicentre prospective study from the RESPOND cohort consortium. The Lancet : HIV, 9(7):e474-e485.

Hosseini, Saeid; Samiei, Niloufar; Tabib, Avisa; et al; Mestres, Carlos A (2022). Prevalence of Structural Heart Diseases Detected by Handheld Echocardiographic Device in School-Age Children in Iran: The SHED LIGHT Study. World Heart Journal, 17(1):39.

Ladwig, Karl-Heinz; Baghai, Thomas C; Doyle, Frank; Hamer, Mark; Herrmann-Lingen, Christoph; Kunschitz, Evelyn; Lemogne, Cédric; Beresnevaite, Margarita; Compare, Angelo; von Känel, Roland; Sager, Hendrik B; Kop, Willem Johan (2022). Mental health-related risk factors and interventions in patients with heart failure: a position paper endorsed by the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC). European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 29(7):1124-1141.

Meyer Sauteur, Patrick M; Beeton, Michael L; Uldum, Søren A; Bossuyt, Nathalie; Vermeulen, Melissa; Loens, Katherine; Pereyre, Sabine; Bébéar, Cécile; Keše, Darja; Day, Jessica; Afshar, Baharak; Chalker, Victoria J; Greub, Gilbert; Nir-Paz, Ran; Dumke, Roger (2022). Mycoplasma pneumoniae detections before and during the COVID-19 pandemic: results of a global survey, 2017 to 2021. Eurosurveillance, 27(19):2100746.

Farra, Dima; De Nardi, Marco; Lets, Viktoria; Holopura, Sergii; Klymenok, Oleksiy; Stephan, Roger; Boreiko, Oksana (2022). Qualitative assessment of the probability of introduction and onward transmission of lumpy skin disease in Ukraine. Microbial Risk Analysis, 20:100200.

Steinwender, Ludwig; Holy, Dominique; Burkhard, Jan; Uçkay, Ilker (2022). Daily use of public transportation and incidence of symptomatic COVID-19 among healthcare workers during the peak of a pandemic wave in Zurich, Switzerland. American Journal of Infection Control, 50(3):352-354.

Tamò, Raphaël; Turk, Teja; Böni, Jürg; Kouyos, Roger D; Schmutz, Stefan; Huber, Michael; Shah, Cyril; Bischoff-Ferrari, Heike A; Distler, Oliver; Battegay, Edouard; Giovanoli, Pietro; Guckenberger, Matthias; Kohler, Malcolm; Müller, Rouven; Petry, Heidi; Ruschitzka, Frank; McGeer, Allison; Sax, Hugo; Weber, Rainer; Trkola, Alexandra; Kuster, Stefan P (2022). Secondary attack rates from asymptomatic and symptomatic influenza virus shedders in hospitals: Results from the TransFLUas influenza transmission study. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 43(3):312-318.

LeBlanc, Marissa; Rueegg, Corina S; Bekiroğlu, Nural; et al; Held, Ulrike (2022). Statistical advising: Professional development opportunities for the biostatistician. Statistics in Medicine, 41(5):847-859.

Fröhlich, Georg Marcus; De Kraker, Marlieke E A; Abbas, Mohamed; Keiser, Olivia; Thiabaud, Amaury; Roelens, Maroussia; Cusini, Alexia; Flury, Domenica; Schreiber, Peter W; Buettcher, Michael; Corti, Natascia; Vuichard-Gysin, Danielle; Troillet, Nicolas; Sauser, Julien; Gaudenz, Roman; Damonti, Lauro; Balmelli, Carlo; Iten, Anne; Widmer, Andreas; Harbarth, Stephan; Sommerstein, Rami (2022). Hospital outcomes of community-acquired COVID-19 versus influenza: Insights from the Swiss hospital-based surveillance of influenza and COVID-19. Eurosurveillance, 27(1):2001848.

Boccardi, Marina; Monsch, Andreas U; Ferrari, Clarissa; Altomare, Daniele; Berres, Manfred; Bos, Isabelle; Buchmann, Andreas; Cerami, Chiara; Didic, Mira; Festari, Cristina; Nicolosi, Valentina; Sacco, Leonardo; Aerts, Liesbeth; Albanese, Emiliano; Annoni, Jean-Marie; Ballhausen, Nicola; Chicherio, Christian; Démonet, Jean-François; Descloux, Virginie; Diener, Suzie; Ferreira, Daniel; Georges, Jean; Gietl, Anton; Girtler, Nicola; Kilimann, Ingo; Klöppel, Stefan; Kustyniuk, Nicole; Mecocci, Patrizia; Mella, Nathalie; Pigliautile, Martina; et al (2022). Harmonizing neuropsychological assessment for mild neurocognitive disorders in Europe. Alzheimer's & Dementia, 18(1):29-42.

Han, Hyemin; Blackburn, Angélique M; Jeftić, Alma; Tran, Thao Phuong; Stöckli, Sabrina; Reifler, Jason; Vestergren, Sara (2022). Validity testing of the conspiratorial thinking and anti-expert sentiment scales during the COVID-19 pandemic across 24 languages from a large-scale global dataset. Epidemiology and Infection, 150:e167.

Iyengar, Arpana; Luyckx, Valerie A (2022). Accessibility of Nutrition Care for Kidney Disease Worldwide. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 17(1):8-10.

Goldman, R D; Seiler, Michelle; Olson, P G; Hart, R J; Bone, J N; Baumer-Mouradian, S H (2022). Factors associated with unvaccinated caregivers who plan to vaccinate their children. Preventive Medicine, 162:107121.


van Buuren, Frank; Gati, Sabiha; Sharma, Sanjay; et al; Caselli, Stefano (2021). Athletes with valvular heart disease and competitive sports: a position statement of the Sport Cardiology Section of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 28(14):1569-1578.

Olsen, Markus Harboe; Hansen, Mathias Lühr; Safi, Sanam; Jakobsen, Janus Christian; Greisen, Gorm; et al; Hagmann, Cornelia (2021). Central data monitoring in the multicentre randomised SafeBoosC-III trial – a pragmatic approach. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 21:160.

Hartnack, Sonja; Roos, Malgorzata (2021). Teaching: confidence, prediction and tolerance intervals in scientific practice: a tutorial on binary variables. Emerging Themes in Epidemiology, 18(1):17.

Werneck, André O; Jago, Russell; Kriemler, Susi; Andersen, Lars Bo; Wedderkopp, Niels; Northstone, Kate; Salmon, Jo; van Sluijs, Esther M F (2021). Association of change in the school travel mode with changes in different physical activity intensities and sedentary time: A International Children's Accelerometry Database Study. Preventive Medicine, 153:106862.

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Loos, Sabine; Arnold, Katrin; Slade, Mike; Jordan, Harriet; Del Vecchio, Valeria; Sampogna, Gaia; Süveges, Ágnes; Nagy, Marietta; Krogsgaard Bording, Malene; Østermark Sørensen, Helle; Rössler, Wulf; Kawohl, Wolfram; Puschner, Bernd (2015). Erratum to: Courses of helping alliance in the treatment of people with severe mental illness in Europe: a latent class analytic approach. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(4):673.

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McGarry, J W; Higgins, A; White, N G; Pounder, K C; Hetzel, U (2015). Zoonotic Helminths of Urban Brown Rats (Rattus norvegicus) in the UK: Neglected Public Health Considerations? Zoonoses and Public Health, 62(1):44-52.

Latus, Joerg; Schwab, Matthias; Tacconelli, Evelina; Pieper, Friedrich-Michael; Wegener, Daniel; Dippon, Juergen; Müller, Simon; Zakim, David; Segerer, Stephan; Kitterer, Daniel; Priwitzer, Martin; Mezger, Barbara; Walter-Frank, Birgit; Corea, Angela; Wiedenmann, Albrecht; Brockmann, Stefan; Pöhlmann, Christoph; Alscher, M Dominik; Braun, Niko (2015). Clinical course and long-term outcome of hantavirus-associated nephropathia epidemica, Germany. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 21(1):76-83.

Rodgers, Stephanie; Müller, Mario; Rössler, Wulf; Castelao, Enrique; Preisig, Martin; Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta (2015). Externalizing disorders and substance use: empirically derived subtypes in a population-based sample of adults. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(1):7-17.

Origgi, Francesco C; König, Barbara; Lindholm, Anna K; Mayor, Désirée; Pilo, Paola (2015). Tularemia among Free-Ranging Mice without Infection of Exposed Humans, Switzerland, 2012. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 21(1):133-135.

Rathod, A; Bonny, O; Guessous, I; Suter, P M; Conen, D; Erne, P; Binet, I; Gabutti, L; Gallino, A; Muggli, F; Hayoz, D; Pechere-Bertschi, A; Paccaud, F; Burnier, M; Bochud, M (2015). Association of Urinary Calcium Excretion with Serum Calcium and Vitamin D Levels. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 10(3):452-462.

Dey, Michelle; Wang, Jen; Jorm, Anthony Francis; Mohler-Kuo, Meichun (2015). Children with mental versus physical health problems: differences in perceived disease severity, health care service utilization and parental health literacy. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(3):407-418.

Loos, Sabine; Arnold, Katrin; Slade, Mike; Jordan, Harriet; Vecchio, Valeria D; Sampogna, Gaia; Süveges, Agnes; Nagy, Marietta; Krogsgaard Bording, Malene; Ostermark Sørensen, Helle; Rössler, Wulf; Kawohl, Wolfram; Puschner, Bernd (2015). Courses of helping alliance in the treatment of people with severe mental illness in Europe: a latent class analytic approach. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(3):363-370.

Mueller, Natalie; Rojas-Rueda, David; Cole-Hunter, Tom; de Nazelle, Audrey; Dons, Evi; Gerike, Regine; Götschi, Thomas; Panis, Luc Int; Kahlmeier, Sonja; Nieuwenhuijsen, Mark (2015). Health impact assessment of active transportation: a systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 76:103-114.

Meyer, Julia; Rohrmann, Sabine; Bopp, Matthias; Faeh, David (2015). Impact of smoking and excess body weight on overall and site-specific cancer mortality risk. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 24(10):1516-1522.

Mossong, Joël; DeCruyenaere, Frédéric; Moris, Gilbert; Ragimbeau, Catherine; Olinger, Christophe; Johler, Sophia; Perrin, Monique; Hau, Patrick; Weicherding, Pierre (2015). Investigation of a staphylococcal food poisoning outbreak combining case–control, traditional typing and whole genome sequencing methods, Luxembourg, June 2014. Eurosurveillance, 20(45):pii=30059.

Richard, Aline; Rohrmann, Sabine; Schmid, Seraina M; Tirri, Brigitte Frey; Huang, Dorothy J; Güth, Uwe; Eichholzer, Monika (2015). Lifestyle and health-related predictors of cervical cancer screening attendance in a Swiss population-based study. Cancer Epidemiology, 39(6):870-876.

Birger, Ruthie; Kouyos, Roger; Dushoff, Jonathan; Grenfell, Bryan (2015). Modeling the effect of HIV coinfection on clearance and sustained virologic response during treatment for hepatitis C virus. Epidemics, 12:1-10.

Schopfer, K; Rieder, Hans L; Steinlin-Schopfer, J F; van Soolingen, D; Bodmer, T; Chantana, Y; Studer, P; Laurent, D; Zwahlen, M; Richner, B (2015). Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in Cambodian children. Epidemiology and Infection, 143(05):910-921.

Oexle, Nathalie; Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Müller, Mario; Rodgers, Stephanie; Rössler, Wulf; Rüsch, Nicolas (2015). Predicting perceived need for mental health care in a community sample: an application of the self-regulatory model. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(10):1593-1600.

Dreyfus, A; Heuer, C; Wilson, P; Collins-Emerson, J; Baker, M G; Benschop, J (2015). Risk of infection and associated influenza-like disease among abattoir workers due to two Leptospira species. Epidemiology and Infection, 143(10):2095-2105.

Rössler, W; Ajdacic-Gross, V; Haker, H; Rodgers, S; Müller, M; Hengartner, M P (2015). Subclinical psychosis syndromes in the general population: results from a large-scale epidemiological survey among residents of the canton of Zurich, Switzerland. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(01):69-77.

Klausmann, Stefanie; Sydler, Titus; Summerfield, Artur; Lewis, Fraser I; Weilenmann, Roseline; Sidler, Xaver; Brugnera, Enrico (2015). T-cell reprogramming through targeted CD4-coreceptor and T-cell receptor expression on maturing thymocytes by latent Circoviridae family member porcine circovirus type 2 cell infections in the thymus. Emerging Microbes and Infections, 4(3):e15.

Melchart, Dieter; Doerfler, Wolfgang; Eustachi, Axel; Wellenhofer-Li, Yanqing; Weidenhammer, Wolfgang (2015). The talent study: a multicentre randomized controlled trial assessing the impact of a ‘tailored lifestyle self-management intervention’ (talent) on weight reduction. BMC Obesity, 2(38):online.

Wei, Wei; Schüpbach, Gertraud; Held, Leonhard (2015). Time-series analysis of Campylobacter incidence in Switzerland. Epidemiology and Infection, 143(09):1982-1989.

Mackenbach, Johan P; Kulhánová, Ivana; Menvielle, Gwenn; Bopp, Matthias; Borrell, Carme; Costa, Giuseppe; Deboosere, Patrick; Esnaola, Santiago; Kalediene, Ramune; Kovacs, Katalin; Leinsalu, Mall; Martikainen, Pekka; Regidor, Enrique; Rodriguez-Sanz, Maica; Strand, Bjørn Heine; Hoffmann, Rasmus; Eikemo, Terje A; Ostergren, Olof; Lundberg, Olle (2015). Trends in inequalities in premature mortality: A study of 3.2 million deaths in 13 European countries. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 69(3):207-217.

Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Tran, U S; Bopp, Matthias; Sonneck, G; Niederkrotenthaler, T; Kapusta, N D; Rössler, Wulf; Seifritz, E; Voracek, M (2015). Understanding weekly cycles in suicide: an analysis of Austrian and Swiss data over 40 years. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 24(4):315-321.


Giacco, Domenico; Luciano, Mario; Del Vecchio, Valeria; Sampogna, Gaia; Slade, Mike; Clarke, Eleanor; Nagy, Marietta; Egerhazi, Aniko; Munk-Jørgensen, Povl; Bording, Malene F K; Kawohl, Wolfram; Rössler, Wulf; Zentner, Nadja; Puschner, Bernd; Fiorillo, Andrea (2014). Desire for information of people with severe mental illness. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49(12):1883-1891.

Bopp, Matthias; Braun, Julia; Faeh, David (2014). Variation in mortality patterns among the general population, study participants, and different types of nonparticipants: evidence from 25 years of follow-up. American Journal of Epidemiology, 180(10):1028-1035.

Staub, Kaspar; Floris, Joël; Woitek, Ulrich; Rühli, Frank (2014). From left-skewness to symmetry: how body-height distribution among Swiss conscripts has changed shape since the late 19th century. Annals of Human Biology:1-8.

Frei, Anja; Muggensturm, Patrick; Putcha, Nirupama; Siebeling, Lara; Zoller, Marco; Boyd, Cynthia M; ter Riet, Gerben; Puhan, Milo A (2014). Five comorbidities reflected the health status in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the newly developed COMCOLD index. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 67(8):904-911.

Clack, Lauren; Schmutz, Jan; Manser, Tanja; Sax, Hugo (2014). Infectious risk moments: a novel, human factors-informed approach to infection prevention. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(8):1051-1055.

Templeton, Arnoud J; Ace, Olga; McNamara, Mairéad G; Al-Mubarak, Mustafa; Vera-Badillo, Francisco E; Hermanns, Thomas; Seruga, Boštjan; Ocaña, Alberto; Tannock, Ian F; Amir, Eitan (2014). Prognostic role of platelet to lymphocyte ratio in solid tumors: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 23(7):1204-1212.

Achermann, Yvonne; Goldstein, Ellie J C; Coenye, Tom; Shirtliff, Mark E (2014). Propionibacterium acnes: from commensal to opportunistic biofilm-associated implant pathogen. Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 27(3):419-440.

Zingg, Walter; Huttner, Benedikt D; Sax, Hugo; Pittet, Didier (2014). Assessing the burden of healthcare-associated infections through prevalence studies: what is the best method? Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(6):674-684.

Clack, Lauren; Kuster, Stefan P; Giger, Heidi; Giuliani, Francesca; Sax, Hugo (2014). Low-hanging fruit for human factors design in infection prevention--still too high to reach? American Journal of Infection Control, 42(6):679-681.

Johnson, Sindhu R; Naden, Raymond P; Fransen, Jaap; van den Hoogen, Frank; Pope, Janet E; Baron, Murray; Tyndall, Alan; Matucci-Cerinic, Marco; Denton, Christopher P; Distler, Oliver; Gabrielli, Armando; van Laar, Jacob M; Mayes, Maureen; Steen, Virginia; Seibold, James R; Clements, Phillip; Medsger Jr., Thomas A; Carreira, Patricia E; Riemekasten, Gabriela; Chung, Lorinda; Fessler, Barri J; Merkel, Peter A; Silver, Richard; Varga, John; Allanore, Yannick; Mueller-Ladner, Ulf; Vonk, Madelon C; Walker, Ulrich A; Cappelli, Susanna; Khanna, Dinesh (2014). Multicriteria decision analysis methods with 1000Minds for developing systemic sclerosis classification criteria. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 67(6):706-714.

Landelle, Caroline; Iten, Anne; Uçkay, Ilker; Sax, Hugo; Camus, Véronique; Cohen, Gilles; Renzi, Gesuele; Schrenzel, Jacques; Pittet, Didier; Perrier, Arnaud; Harbarth, Stephan (2014). Does colonization with methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus protect against nosocomial acquisition of methicillin-resistant S. aureus? Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(5):527-533.

Hauge, Lars Johan; Kornstad, Tom; Nes, Ragnhild Bang; Kristensen, Petter; Irgens, Lorentz M; Landolt, Markus A; Eskedal, Leif T; Vollrath, Margarete E (2014). Employment trends during preschool years among mothers of term singletons born with low birth weight. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 18(9):2195-2201.

Avila, Dorita; Keiser, Olivia; Egger, Matthias; Kouyos, Roger; Böni, Juerg; Yerly, Sabine; Klimkait, Thomas; Vernazza, Pietro L; Aubert, Vincent; Rauch, Andri; Bonhoeffer, Sebastian; Guenthard, Huldrych F; Stadler, Tanja; Spycher, Ben D (2014). Social Meets Molecular: Combining Phylogenetic and Latent Class Analyses to Understand HIV-1 Transmission in Switzerland. American Journal of Epidemiology, 179(12):1514-1525.

Kouyos, Roger D; Rauch, Andri; Böni, Jürg; Yerly, Sabine; Shah, Cyril; Aubert, Vincent; Klimkait, Thomas; Kovari, Helen; Calmy, Alexandra; Cavassini, Matthias; Battegay, Manuel; Vernazza, Pietro L; Bernasconi, Enos; Ledergerber, Bruno; Gunthard, Huldrych F (2014). Clustering of HCV coinfections on HIV phylogeny indicates domestic and sexual transmission of HCV. International Journal of Epidemiology, 43(3):887-896.

Braun, Julia; Held, Leonhard; Ledergerber, Bruno (2014). Accounting for baseline differences and measurement error in the analysis of change over time. Statistics in Medicine, 33(1):2-16.

Faeh, David; Rohrmann, Sabine; Puhan, Milo A; Braun, Julia (2014). Added salt and cancer mortality: confounding by smoking. Epidemiology, 25(4):615-616.

Cernela, Nicole; Nüesch-Inderbinen, Magdalena; Hächler, Herbert; Stephan, Roger (2014). Antimicrobial resistance patterns and genotypes of Salmonella enterica serovar Hadar strains associated with human infections in Switzerland, 2005-2010. Epidemiology and Infection, 142(1):84-89.

Rogers, J; Hengartner, M P; Angst, J; Ajdacic-Gross, V; Rossler, W (2014). Associations with quality of life and the effect of psychopathology in a community study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49:1467-1473.

Hauri, Dimitri D; Spycher, Ben; Huss, Anke; Zimmermann, Frank; Grotzer, Michael; von der Weid, Nicolas; Spoerri, Adrian; Kuehni, Claudia E; Röösli, Martin (2014). Exposure to radio-frequency electromagnetic fields from broadcast transmitters and risk of childhood cancer: A census-based cohort study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 179(7):843-851.

Tschudin-Sutter, S; Frei, R; Stephan, Roger; Hächler, Herbert; Nogarth, D; Widmer, A (2014). Extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae: a threat from the kitchen. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 35(5):581-584.

Wanner, Miriam; Tarnutzer, Silvan; Martin, Brian W; Braun, Julia; Rohrmann, Sabine; Bopp, Matthias; Faeh, David (2014). Impact of different domains of physical activity on cause-specific mortality: A longitudinal study. Preventive Medicine, 62:89-95.

Hengartner, Michael P; Müller, Mario; Rodgers, Stephanie; Rössler, Wulf; Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta (2014). Interpersonal functioning deficits in association with DSM-IV personality disorder dimensions. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49(2):317-325.

Faeh, David; Roh, Lucienne; Paccaud, Fred; Chiolero, Arnaud (2014). Mortality risk of obesity and underweight is overestimated with self-reported body mass index. Epidemiology, 25(1):156-158.

Hengartner, Michael P; Müller, Mario; Rodgers, Stephanie; Rössler, Wulf; Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta (2014). Occupational functioning and work impairment in association with personality disorder trait-scores. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 49(2):327-335.

Krähenmann-Müller, Simone; Virgini, Vanessa S; Blum, Manuel R; da Costa, Bruno R; Collet, Tinh-Hai; Martin, Yonas; Cornuz, Jacques; Zimmerli, Lukas; Gaspoz, Jean-Michel; Bauer, Douglas C; Kerr, Eve A; Aujesky, Drahomir; Rodondi, Nicolas (2014). Patient and physician gender concordance in preventive care in university primary care settings. Preventive Medicine, 67:242-247.

Maurer, F; Castelberg, C; von Braun, A; Wolfensberger, A; Bloemberg, G; Bottger, E; Somoskovi, A (2014). Postsurgical wound infections due to rapidly growing mycobacteria in Swiss medical tourists following cosmetic surgery in Latin America between 2012 and 2014. Eurosurveillance, 19(37):pii=20905.

Mendelson, Marc; Han, Pauline V; Vincent, Peter; von Sonnenburg, Frank; Cramer, Jakob P; Loutan, Louis; Kain, Kevin C; Parola, Philippe; Hagmann, Stefan; Gkrania-Klotsas, Effrossyni; Sotir, Mark; Schlagenhauf, Patricia (2014). Regional Variation in Travel-related Illness acquired in Africa, March 1997-May 2011. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 20(4):532-541.

Baud, D; Goy, G; Osterheld, M C; Croxatto, A; Borel, N; Vial, Y; Pospischil, A; Greub, G (2014). Role of Waddlia chondrophila Placental Infection in Miscarriage. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 20(4):460-646.

Rüsch, N; Müller, M; Ajdacic-Gross, V; Rodgers, S; Corrigan, P W; Rössler, W (2014). Shame, perceived knowledge and satisfaction associated with mental health as predictors of attitude patterns towards help-seeking. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 23(02):177-187.

Martin-Diener, Eva; Meyer, Julia; Braun, Julia; Tarnutzer, Silvan; Faeh, David; Rohrmann, Sabine; Martin, Brian W (2014). The combined effect on survival of four main behavioural risk factors for non-communicable diseases. Preventive Medicine, 65:148-152.

Martin, Yonas; Collet, Tinh-Hai; Bodenmann, Patrick; Blum, Manuel R; Zimmerli, Lukas; Gaspoz, Jean-Michel; Battegay, Edouard; Cornuz, Jacques; Rodondi, Nicolas (2014). The lower quality of preventive care among forced migrants in a country with universal healthcare coverage. Preventive Medicine, 59:19-24.

Somoskovi, A; Helbling, P; Deggim, V; Hömke, R; Ritter, C; Böttger, E C (2014). Transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in a low-incidence setting, Switzerland, 2006 to 2012. Eurosurveillance, 19(11):4.

Musoro, Jammbe Z; Zwinderman, Aeilko H; Puhan, Milo A; ter Riet, Gerben; Geskus, Ronald B (2014). Validation of prediction models based on lasso regression with multiply imputed data. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 14:116.

Moser, A; Panczak, R; Zwahlen, M; Clough-Gorr, K M; Spoerri, A; Stuck, A E; Egger, M; Puhan, Milo A; Bopp, Matthias; Faeh, David; Kuenzli, N; Paccaud, Fred; Oris, M (2014). What does your neighbourhood say about you? A study of life expectancy in 1.3 million Swiss neighbourhoods. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 68(12):1125-1132.


Müller, Mario; Kowalewski, R; Metzler, S; Stettbacher, A; Rössler, W; Vetter, S (2013). Associations between IQ and alcohol consumption in a population of young males: a large database analysis. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(12):1993-2005.

Hauge, L J; Kornstad, T; Nes, R B; Kristensen, P; Irgens, L M; Eskedal, L T; Landolt, M A; Vollrath, M E (2013). The impact of a child's special health care needs on maternal work participation during early motherhood. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 27(4):353-360.

Obanda, V; Poghon, J; Yongo, M; Mulei, I; Ngotho, M; Waititu, K; Makumi, J; Gakuya, F; Omondi, P; Soriguer, R C; Alasaad, S (2013). First reported case of fatal tuberculosis in a wild African elephant with past human–wildlife contact. Epidemiology and Infection, 141(07):1476-1480.

Baltar, Valéria Troncoso; Xun, Wei W; Johansson, Mattias; Ferrari, Pietro; Chuang, Shu-Chun; Relton, Caroline; Ueland, Per Magne; Midttun, Øivind; Slimani, Nadia; Jenab, Mazda; Clavel-Chapelon, Françoise; Boutron-Ruault, Marie-Christine; Fagherazzi, Guy; Kaaks, Rudolf; Rohrmann, Sabine; Boeing, Heiner; Weikert, Cornelia; Bueno-de-Mesquita, Bas; Boshuizen, Hendriek; van Gils, Carla H; Onland-Moret, N Charlotte; Agudo, Antonio; Barricarte, Aurelio; Navarro, Carmen; Rodríguez, Laudina; Castaño, José Maria Huerta; Larrañaga, Nerea; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Wareham, Nick; Allen, Naomi E; Crowe, Francesca; Gallo, Valentina; Norat, Teresa; Krogh, Vittorio; Masala, Giovanna; Panico, Salvatore; Sacerdote, Carlotta; Tumino, Rosario; Trichopoulou, Antonia; Lagiou, Pagona; Trichopoulos, Dimitrios; Rasmuson, Torgny; Hallmans, Göran; Roswall, Nina; Tjønneland, Anne; Riboli, Elio; Brennan, Paul; Vineis, Paolo (2013). A structural equation modelling approach to explore the role of B vitamins and immune markers in lung cancer risk. European Journal of Epidemiology, 28(8):677-688.

Dey, Michelle; Landolt, Markus A; Mohler-Kuo, Meichun (2013). Assessing parent-child agreement in health-related quality of life among three health status groups. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(3):503-511.

Krasemann, Susanne; Mearini, Giulia; Krämer, Elisabeth; Wagenführ, Katja; Schulz-Schaeffer, Walter; Neumann, Melanie; Bodemer, Walter; Kaup, Franz-Josef; Beekes, Michael; Carrier, Lucie; Aguzzi, Adriano; Glatzel, Markus (2013). BSE-associated prion-amyloid cardiomyopathy in primates. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19(6):985-988.

Faeh, David; Rohrmann, Sabine; Braun, Julia (2013). Better risk assessment with glycated hemoglobin instead of cholesterol in CVD risk prediction charts. European Journal of Epidemiology, 28(7):551-555.

Koller, Michael T; van Delden, Christian; Müller, Nicolas J; Baumann, Philippe; Lovis, Christian; Marti, Hans-Peter; Fehr, Thomas; Binet, Isabelle; De Geest, Sabina; Bucher, Heiner C; Meylan, Pascal; Pascual, Manuel; Steiger, Jürg (2013). Design and methodology of the Swiss Transplant Cohort Study (STCS): a comprehensive prospective nationwide long-term follow-up cohort. European Journal of Epidemiology, 28(4):347-355.

Steurer, Johann; Held, Ulrike; Miettinen, Olli S (2013). Diagnostic probability function for acute coronary heart disease garnered from experts' tacit knowledge. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 66(11):1289-1295.

Rutter, H; Cavill, N; Racioppi, F; Dinsdale, H; Oja, P; Kahlmeier, Sonja (2013). Economic impact of reduced mortality due to increased cycling. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 44(1):89-92.

Usubalieva, Jumagul; Minbaeva, Gulnara; Ziadinov, Iskender; Deplazes, Peter; Torgerson, Paul R (2013). Human Alveolar Echinococcosis in Kyrgyzstan. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19(7):1095-1097.

Lewis, Fraser; Ward, Michael (2013). Improving epidemiologic data analyses through multivariate regression modelling. Emerging Themes in Epidemiology, 10:4.

Cabezas-Rodriguez, Iván; Carrero, Juan Jesús; Zoccali, Carmine; Qureshi, Abdul Rashid; Ketteler, Markus; Floege, Jürgen; London, Gérard; Locatelli, Francesco; Gorriz, José Luis; Rutkowski, Boleslaw; Memmos, Dimitrios; Ferreira, Anibal; Covic, Adrian; Teplan, Vladimir; Bos, Willem-Jan; Kramar, Reinhard; Pavlovic, Drasko; Goldsmith, David; Nagy, Judit; Benedik, Miha; Verbeelen, Dierik; Tielemans, Christian; Wüthrich, Rudolf P; Martin, Pierre-Yves; Martínez-Salgado, Carlos; Fernández-Martín, José Luis; Cannata-Andia, Jorge B (2013). Influence of body mass index on the association of weight changes with mortality in hemodialysis patients. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 8(10):1725-1733.

von Gunten, Elisabeth; Braun, Julia; Bopp, Matthias; Keller, Ulrich; Faeh, David (2013). J-shaped association between plasma glucose concentration and cardiovascular disease mortality over a follow-up of 32 years. Preventive Medicine, 57(5):623-628.

Fischer, Roland; Collet, Tinh-Hai; Zeller, Andreas; Zimmerli, Lukas; Gaspoz, Jean-Michel; Giraudon, Karine; Rodondi, Nicolas; Cornuz, Jacques (2013). Obesity and overweight associated with lower rates of colorectal cancer screening in Switzerland. European Journal of Cancer Prevention, 22(5):425-430.

Hächler, H; Marti, G; Giannini, P; Lehner, Angelika; Jost, M; Beck, J; Weiss, F; Bally, B; Jermini, M; Stephan, Roger; Baumgartner, A (2013). Outbreak of listerosis due to imported cooked ham, Switzerland 2011. Eurosurveillance, 18(18):20469.

Joutsen, S; Sarno, E; Fredriksson-Ahomaa, M; Cernela, N; Stephan, Roger (2013). Pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica O:3 isolated from a hunted wild alpine ibex. Epidemiology and Infection, 141(03):612-617.

Faeh, David; Braun, Julia; Tarnutzer, Silvan; Bopp, Matthias (2013). Public health significance of four cardiovascular risk factors assessed 25 years ago in a low prevalence country. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, 20(1):151-160.

Hengartner, M P; Loch, A A; Lawson, F L; Guarniero, F B; Wang, Y P; Rössler, W; Gattaz, W F (2013). Public stigmatization of different mental disorders: a comprehensive attitude survey. Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences, 22(03):269-274.

Wüthrich, Rudolf P; Chonchol, Michel; Covic, Adrian; Gaillard, Sylvain; Chong, Edward; Tumlin, James A (2013). Randomized clinical trial of the iron-based phosphate binder PA21 in hemodialysis patients. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 8(2):280-289.

Bertisch, Barbara; Franceschi, Silvia; Lise, Mauro; Vernazza, Pietro; Keiser, Olivia; Schöni-Affolter, Franziska; Bouchardy, Christine; Dehler, Silvia; Levi, Fabio; Jundt, Gernot; Ess, Silvia; Pawlita, Michael; Kovari, Helen; Wandeler, Gilles; Calmy, Alexandra; Cavassini, Matthias; Stöckle, Marcel; Clifford, Gary (2013). Risk factors for anal cancer in persons infected With HIV: A nested case-control study in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 178(6):877-884.

Kuster, Stefan P; Coleman, Brenda L; Raboud, Janet; McNeil, Shelly; De Serres, Gaston; Gubbay, Jonathan; Hatchette, Todd; Katz, Kevin C; Loeb, Mark; Low, Donald; Mazzulli, Tony; Simor, Andrew; McGeer, Allison J (2013). Risk factors for influenza among health care workers during 2009 pandemic, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 19(4):606-615.

Engler, O; Klingstrom, J; Aliyev, E; Niederhauser, C; Fontana, S; Strasser, M; Portmann, J; Signer, J; Bankoul, S; Frey, F; Hatz, C; Stutz, A; Tschaggelar, A; Mütsch, Margot (2013). Seroprevalence of hantavirus infections in Switzerland in 2009: difficulties in determining prevalence in a country with low endemicity. Eurosurveillance, 18(50):20660.

Melvin, Jennifer C; Holmberg, Lars; Rohrmann, Sabine; Loda, Massimo; Van Hemelrijck, Mieke (2013). Serum lipid profiles and cancer risk in the context of obesity: four meta-analyses. Journal of Cancer Epidemiology, 2013:823849.

Kulik, Margarete C; Hoffmann, Rasmus; Judge, Ken; Looman, Caspar; Menvielle, Gwenn; Kulhánová, Ivana; Toch, Marlen; Ostergren, Olof; Martikainen, Pekka; Borrell, Carme; Rodríguez-Sanz, Maica; Bopp, Matthias; Leinsalu, Mall; Jasilionis, Domantas; Eikemo, Terje A; Mackenbach, Johan P (2013). Smoking and the potential for reduction of inequalities in mortality in Europe. European Journal of Epidemiology, 28(12):959-971.

Silverstein, B; Edwards, T; Gamma, A; Ajdacic-Gross, V; Rossler, W; Angst, J (2013). The role played by depression associated with somatic symptomatology in accounting for the gender difference in the prevalence of depression. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(2):257-263.

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Zarfel, G; Krziwanek, K; Johler, S; Hoenigl, M; Leitner, E; Kittinger, C; Marth, E; Grisold, A J (2013). Virulence and antimicrobial resistance genes in human MRSA ST398 isolates in Austria. Epidemiology and Infection, 141:888-892.


Kasenda, Benjamin; von Elm, Erik B; You, John; Blümle, Anette; Tomonaga, Yuki; Saccilotto, Ramon; Amstutz, Alain; Bengough, Theresa; Meerpohl, Joerg; Stegert, Mihaela; Tikkinen, Kari A O; Neumann, Ignacio; Carrasco-Labra, Alonso; Faulhaber, Markus; Mulla, Sohail; Mertz, Dominik; Akl, Elie A; Bassler, Dirk; Busse, Jason W; Ferreira-González, Ignacio; Lamontagne, Francois; Nordmann, Alain; Rosenthal, Rachel; Schandelmaier, Stefan; Sun, Xin; Vandvik, Per O; Johnston, Bradley C; Walter, Martin A; Burnand, Bernard; Schwenkglenks, Matthias; Bucher, Heiner C; Guyatt, Gordon H; Briel, Matthias (2012). Learning from Failure - Rationale and Design for a Study about Discontinuation of Randomized Trials (DISCO study). BMC Medical Research Methodology, 12:131.

Starke, Astrid; Corsenca, Alf; Kohler, Thomas; Knubben, Johannes; Kraenzlin, M; Uebelhart, Daniel; Wüthrich, Rudolf P; von Rechenberg, Brigitte; Müller, Ralph; Ambühl, Patrice M (2012). Correction of metabolic acidosis with potassium citrate in renal transplant patients and its effect on bone quality. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 7(9):1461-1472.

Staehelin, Katharina; Schindler, Christian; Spoerri, Adrian; Zemp Stutz, Elisabeth (2012). Marital status, living arrangement and mortality: does the association vary by gender? Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 66(7):e22.

Held, L; Riebler, A (2012). A conditional approach for inference in multivariate age-period-cohort models. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 21(4):311-329.

Wanner, Miriam; Götschi, Thomas; Martin-Diener, Eva; Kahlmeier, Sonja; Martin, Brian W (2012). Active transport, physical activity, and body weight in adults: a systematic review. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 42(5):493-502.

Maercker, Andreas; Forstmeier, Simon; Pielmaier, Laura; Spangenberg, Lena; Brähler, Elmar; Glaesmer, Heide (2012). Adjustment disorders: prevalence in a representative nationwide survey in Germany. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 47(11):1745-1752.

Hofer, E; Stephan, Roger; Reist, M; Zweifel, C (2012). Application of a real-time PCR-based system for monitoring of O26, O103, O111, O145, and O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli in cattle at slaughter. Zoonoses and Public Health, 59(6):408-415.

Keller, Heidemarie; Krones, Tanja; Becker, Annette; Hirsch, Oliver; Sönnichsen, Andreas C; Popert, Uwe; Kaufmann-Kolle, Petra; Rochon, Justine; Wegscheider, Karl; Baum, Erika; Donner-Banzhoff, Norbert (2012). Arriba: effects of an educational intervention on prescribing behaviour in prevention of CVD in general practice. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation, 19(3):322-329.

Lewis, F; Sanchez-Vazquez, M J; Torgerson, P R (2012). Association between covariates and disease occurrence in the presence of diagnostic error. Epidemiology and Infection, 140(08):1515-1524.

Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Schmid, Margrit; Tschopp, Alois; Gutzwiller, Felix (2012). Birth cohort effects in neurological diseases: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis. Neuroepidemiology, 38(1):56-63.

Kuehni, Claudia E; Rueegg, Corina S; Michel, Gisela; Rebholz, Cornelia E; Strippoli, Marie-Pierre F; Niggli, Felix K; Egger, Matthias; von der Weid, Nicolas X (2012). Cohort profile: The Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 41(6):1553-1564.

Zorina, O I; Haueis, P; Semmler, A; Marti, I; Gonzenbach, R R; Guzek, M; Kullak-Ublick, G A; Weller, M; Russmann, S (2012). Comparative evaluation of the drug interaction screening programs MediQ and ID PHARMA CHECK in neurological inpatients. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 21(8):872-880.

Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Knöpfli, Daniel; Landolt, Karin; Gostynski, Michal; Engelter, Stefan T; Lyrer, Philippe A; Gutzwiller, Felix; Rössler, Wulf (2012). Death has a preference for birthdays - an analysis of death time series. Annals of Epidemiology, 22(8):603-606.

May, Anne M; Adema, Lotte E; Romaguera, Dora; Vergnaud, Anne-Claire; Agudo, Antonio; Ekelund, Ulf; Steffen, Annika; Orfanos, Philippos; Slimani, Nadia; Rinaldi, Sabina; Mouw, Traci; Rohrmann, Sabine; Hermann, Silke; Boeing, Heiner; Bergmann, Manuela M; Jakobsen, Marianne Uhre; Overvad, Kim; Wareham, Nicholas J; Gonzalez, Carlos; Tjonneland, Anne; Halkjaer, Jytte; Key, Timothy J; Spencer, Elizabeth A; Hellstrom, Veronica; Manjer, Jonas; Hedblad, Bo; Lund, Eiliv; Braaten, Tonje; Clavel-Chapelon, Françoise; Boutron-Ruault, Marie-Christine; Rodríguez, Laudina; Sánchez, Maria J; Dorronsoro, Miren; Barricarte, Aurelio; Huerta, Jose Maria; Naska, Androniki; Trichopoulou, Antonia; Palli, Domenico; Pala, Valeria; Norat, Teresa; Mattiello, Amalia; Tumino, Rosario; van der A, Daphne; Bueno-de-Mesquita, H Bas; Riboli, Elio; Peeters, Petra Hm (2012). Determinants of non- response to a second assessment of lifestyle factors and body weight in the EPIC-PANACEA study. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 12:148.

Bürgi, Flavia; Niederer, Iris; Schindler, Christian; Bodenmann, Patrick; Marques-Vidal, Pedro; Kriemler, Susi; Puder, Jardena J (2012). Effect of a lifestyle intervention on adiposity and fitness in socially disadvantaged subgroups of preschoolers: a cluster-randomized trial (Ballabeina). Preventive Medicine, 54(5):335-340.

Niza, M E; Ferreira, R L; Coimbra, I V; Guerreiro, H M; Félix, N M; Matos, J M; de Brito, T V; Vilela, C L (2012). Effects of pine processionary caterpillar Thaumetopoea pityocampa contact in dogs: 41 cases (2002-2006). Zoonoses and Public Health, 59(1):35-38.

Birrenbach, Tanja; Bertschy, Sonja; Aebersold, Franziska; Mueller, Nicolas J; Achermann, Yvonne; Muehlethaler, Konrad; Zimmerli, Stefan (2012). Emergence of Blastoschizomyces capitatus yeast infections, Central Europe. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 18(1):98-101.

Decristophoris, P; De Benedetti, A; Petignat, C; Attinger, M; Guillaume, J; Fiebig, L; Hattendorf, J; Cernela, N; Regula, G; Petrini, O; Zinsstag, J; Schelling, E (2012). Evaluation of pet contact as risk factor for carriage of multi-drug resistant staphylococci in nursing home residents. American Journal of Infection Control, 40(2):128-133.

Sand, P G; Langguth, B; Schecklmann, M; Kleinjung, T (2012). GDNF and BDNF gene interplay in chronic tinnitus. International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics, 3(3):245-251.

May, Margaret T; Hogg, Robert S; Justice, Amy C; Shepherd, Bryan E; Costagliola, Dominique; Ledergerber, Bruno; Thiébaut, Rodolphe; Gill, M John; Kirk, Ole; van Sighem, Ard; Saag, Michael S; Navarro, Gemma; Sobrino-Vegas, Paz; Lampe, Fiona; Ingle, Suzanne; Guest, Jodie L; Crane, Heidi M; D'Arminio Monforte, Antonella; Vehreschild, Jörg J; Sterne, Jonathan A (2012). Heterogeneity in outcomes of treated HIV-positive patients in Europe and North America: relation with patient and cohort characteristics. International Journal of Epidemiology, 41(6):1807-1820.

Gautret, P; Cramer, J P; Field, V; Caumes, E; Jensenius, M; Gkrania-Klotsas, E; de Vries, P J; Grobusch, M P; Lopez-Velez, R; Castelli, F; Schlagenhauf, Patricia; Hervius Askling, H; von Sonnenburg, F; Lalloo, D G; Loutan, L; Rapp, C; Basto, F; Santos O'Connor, F; Weld, L; Parola, Philippe (2012). Infectious diseases among travellers and migrants in Europe, EuroTravNet 2010. Euro Surveillance, 17(26):pii: 20205.

Travier, N; Agudo, A; May, A M; Gonzalez, C; Luan, J; Wareham, N J; Bueno-de-Mesquita, H B; van den Berg, S W; Slimani, N; Rinaldi, S; Clavel-Chapelon, F; Boutron-Ruault, M C; Palli, D; Sieri, S; Mattiello, A; Tumino, R; Vineis, P; Norat, T; Romaguera, D; Rodriguez, L; Sanchez, M J; Dorronsoro, M; Barricarte, A; Huerta, J M; Key, T J; Orfanos, P; Naska, A; Trichopoulou, A; Rohrmann, S; Kaaks, R; Bergmann, M M; Boeing, H; Hallmans, G; Johansson, I; Manjer, J; Lindkvist, B; Jakobsen, M U; Overvad, K; Tjonneland, A; Halkjaer, J; Lund, E; Braaten, T; Odysseos, A; Riboli, E; Peeters, P H (2012). Longitudinal changes in weight in relation to smoking cessation in participants of the EPIC-PANACEA study. Preventive Medicine, 54(3-4):183-192.

Baehler, Caroline; Gutzwiller, Felix; Erne, Paul; Radovanovic, Dragana (2012). Lower age at first myocardial infarction in female compared to male smokers. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 19(5):1184-1193.

Takumi, K; Hegglin, D; Deplazes, P; Gottstein, B; Teunis, P; Van der Giessen, J (2012). Mapping the increasing risk of human alveolar echinococcosis in Limburg, The Netherlands. Epidemiology and Infection, 140(5):867-871.

Neumayr, Andreas; Gabriel, Martin; Fritz, Jasmin; Günther, Stephan; Hatz, Christoph; Schmidt-Chanasit, Jonas; Blum, Johannes (2012). Mayaro virus infection in traveler returning from Amazon Basin, northern Peru. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 18(4):695-696.

Strech, Daniel (2012). Normative arguments and new solutions for the unbiased registration and publication of clinical trials. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 65(3):276-281.

Eichholzer, Monika; Rohrmann, Sabine; Barbir, Aline; Hermann, Silke; Teucher, Birgit; Kaaks, Rudolf; Linseisen, Jakob (2012). Polymorphisms in heterocyclic aromatic amines metabolism-related genes are associated with colorectal adenoma risk. International Journal of Molecular Epidemiology and Genetics, 3(2):96-106.

Kasbari, M; Ravel, C; Harold, N; Pesson, B; Schaffner, Francis; Depaquit, J (2012). Possibility of Leishmaniasis transmission in Jura, France. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 18(6):1030.

Lewis, F I; McCormick, B J J (2012). Revealing the complexity of health determinants in resource poor settings. American Journal of Epidemiology, 176(11):1051-1059.

Leitzmann, Michael F; Rohrmann, Sabine (2012). Risk factors for the onset of prostatic cancer: age, location, and behavioral correlates. Clinical Epidemiology, 4(1):1-11.

Stickley, Andrew; Leinsalu, Mall; Kunst, Anton E; Bopp, Matthias; Strand, Bjørn Heine; Martikainen, Pekka; Lundberg, Olle; Kovács, Katalin; Artnik, Barbara; Kalediene, Ramune; Rychtaříková, Jitka; Wojtyniak, Bogdan; Mackenbach, Johan P (2012). Socioeconomic inequalities in homicide mortality: a population-based comparative study of 12 European countries. European Journal of Epidemiology, 27(11):877-884.

Pavik, I; Jaeger, P; Ebner, L; Poster, D; Krauer, F; Kistler, A D; Rentsch, K; Andreisek, G; Wagner, C A; Devuyst, O; Wüthrich, R P; Schmid, C; Serra, A L (2012). Soluble Klotho and autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 7(2):248-257.

Thodberg, Hans Henrik; Jenni, Oskar G; Ranke, Michael B; Martin, David D (2012). Standardization of the Tanner-Whitehouse bone age method in the context of automated image analysis. Annals of Human Biology, 39(1):68-75.

Grote, Verena A; Nieters, Alexandra; Kaaks, Rudolf; Tjønneland, Anne; Roswall, Nina; Overvad, Kim; Nielsen, Michael R Skjelbo; Clavel-Chapelon, Françoise; Boutron-Ruault, Marie Christine; Racine, Antoine; Teucher, Birgit; Lukanova, Annekatrin; Boeing, Heiner; Drogan, Dagmar; Trichopoulou, Antonia; Trichopoulos, Dimitrios; Lagiou, Pagona; Palli, Domenico; Sieri, Sabina; Tumino, Rosario; Vineis, Paolo; Mattiello, Amalia; Argüelles Suárez, Marcial Vicente; Duell, Eric J; Sánchez, María-José; Dorronsoro, Miren; Huerta Castaño, José María; Barricarte, Aurelio; Jeurnink, Suzanne M; Peeters, Petra H M; Sund, Malin; Ye, Weimin; Regner, Sara; Lindkvist, Björn; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Wareham, Nick; Allen, Naomi E; Crowe, Francesca L; Fedirko, Veronika; Jenab, Mazda; Romaguera, Dora; Siddiq, Afshan; Bueno-de-Mesquita, H Bas; Rohrmann, Sabine (2012). The associations of advanced glycation end products and its soluble receptor with pancreatic cancer risk: a case-control study within the prospective EPIC Cohort. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 21(4):619-628.

Duncan, A J; Gunn, G J; Lewis, F I; Umstatter, C; Humphry, R W (2012). The influence of empirical contact networks on modelling diseases in cattle. Epidemics, 4(3):117-123.

Kilian, Reinhold; Lauber, Christoph; Kalkan, Rana; Dorn, Wulf; Rössler, Wulf; Wiersma, Durk; Buschbach, Jooske T; Fioritti, Angelo; Tomov, Toma; Catty, Jocelyn; Burns, Tom; Becker, Thomas (2012). The relationships between employment, clinical status, and psychiatric hospitalisation in patients with schizophrenia receiving either IPS or a conventional vocational rehabilitation programme. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 47(9):1381-1389.

Werner, D; Kronefeld, M; Schaffner, Francis; Kampen, H (2012). Two invasive mosquito species, Aedes albopictus and Aedes japonicus japonicus, trapped in south-west Germany, July to August 2011. Eurosurveillance, 17(4):pii20067.

Held, Ulrike; Bové, Daniel Sabanes; Steurer, Johann; Held, Leonhard (2012). Validating and updating a risk model for pneumonia - a case study. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 12:99.

Siebeling, Lara; Wiebers, Sarah; Beem, Leo; Puhan, Milo A; Ter Riet, Gerben (2012). Validity and reproducibility of a physical activity questionnaire for older adults: questionnaire versus accelerometer for assessing physical activity in older adults. Clinical Epidemiology, 4:171-80.


Baud, D; Goy, G; Jaton, K; Osterheld, M C; Blumer, S; Borel, Nicole; Vial, Y; Hohlfeld, P; Pospischil, A; Greub, Gilbert (2011). Role of Chlamydia trachomatis in miscarriage. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(9):1630-1635.

Hirsch, O; Keller, H; Albohn-Kühne, C; Krones, T; Donner-Banzhoff, N (2011). Pitfalls in the statistical examination and interpretation of the correspondence between physician and patient satisfaction ratings and their relevance for shared decision making research. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 11:71.

dos Santos, L L; de Assis, J B; Reis, A H D O; Scliar, M D O; Carvalho, M R S; Vaintraub, M T; Vaintraub, P (2011). Allele distribution of six STR/miniSTR loci (CD4, FABP2, D12S391, D14S1434, D22S1045 and D10S1248) for forensic purposes in Southeastern Brazil. Annals of Human Biology, 38(1):110-113.

Røysland, K; Gran, J M; Ledergerber, B; von Wyl, V; Young, J; Aalen, O O (2011). Analyzing direct and indirect effects of treatment using dynamic path analysis applied to data from the Swiss HIV Cohort Study. Statistics in Medicine, 30(24):2947-2958.

Harisberger, M; Gobeli, S; Hoop, R; Dewulf, J; Perreten, V; Regula, G (2011). Antimicrobial resistance in Swiss laying hens, prevalence and risk factors. Zoonoses and Public Health, 58(6):377-387.

van Hoorebeke, S; van Immerseel, F; Berge, A C; Persoons, D; Schulz, J; Hartung, J; Harisberger, M; Regula, G; Barco, L; Ricci, A; de Vylder, J; Ducatelle, R; Haesebrouck, F; Dewulf, J (2011). Antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli and Enterococcus faecalis in housed laying-hen flocks in Europe. Epidemiology and Infection, 139(10):1610-1620.

Schäfer, I; Burns, T; Fleischhacker, W W; Galderisi, S; Rybakowski, J K; Libiger, J; Rössler, W; Molodynski, A; Edlinger, M; Piegari, G; Hrnčiarova, J; Gorna, K; Jaeger, M; Fett, A K; Hissbach, J; Naber, D (2011). Attitudes of patients with schizophrenia and depression to psychiatric research: a study in seven European countries. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46(2):159-165.

Siebeling, L; Puhan, M A; Muggensturm, P; Zoller, M; Ter Riet, G (2011). Characteristics of Dutch and Swiss primary care COPD patients - baseline data of the ICE COLD ERIC study. Clinical Epidemiology, 3(1):273-283.

Spycher, B D; Feller, M; Zwahlen, M; Röösli, M; von der Weid, N X; Hengartner, H; Egger, M; Kuehni, C E (2011). Childhood cancer and nuclear power plants in Switzerland: a census-based cohort study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 40(5):1247-1260.

Rohrmann, S; Linseisen, J; Becker, S; Allen, N; Schlehofer, B; Overvad, K; Olsen, A; Tjønneland, A; Melin, B S; Lund, E; Vineis, P; Grioni, S; Tumino, R; Palli, D; Mattiello, A; Bonet, C; Chirlaque, M D; Sánchez, M J; Rodríguez, L; Dorronsoro, M; Ardanaz, E; Lagiou, P; Trichopoulou, A; Trichopoulos, D; Dossus, L; Grote, V A; Boeing, H; Aleksandrova, K; Bueno-de-Mesquita, H B; van Duijnhoven, F J B; Peeters, P H M; Khaw, K T; Wareham, N J; Key, T J; Rinaldi, S; Romieux, I; Gallo, V; Michaud, D S; Riboli, E; Kaaks, R (2011). Concentrations of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 and brain tumor risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 20(10):2174-2182.

Guzek, M; Zorina, O I; Semmler, A; Gonzenbach, R R; Huber, M; Kullak-Ublick, G A; Weller, M; Russmann, S (2011). Evaluation of drug interactions and dosing in 484 neurological inpatients using clinical decision support software and an extended operational interaction classification system (Zurich Interaction System). Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 20(9):930-938.

Sonnenschein, K; Horvàth, T; Mueller, M; Markowski, A; Siegmund, T; Jacob, C; Drexler, H; Landmesser, U (2011). Exercise training improves in vivo endothelial repair capacity of early endothelial progenitor cells in subjects with metabolic syndrome. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation, 18(3):406-414.

Huber, H; Giezendanner, N; Stephan, Roger; Zweifel, C (2011). Genotypes, antibiotic resistance profiles and microarray-based characterization of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from livestock and veterinarians in Switzerland. Zoonoses and Public Health, 58(5):343-349.

Kenfak-Foguena, A; Schöni-Affolter, F; Bürgisser, P; Witteck, A; Darling, K E A; Kovari, H; Kaiser, L; Evison, J M; Elzi, L; Gurter-De La Fuente, V; Jost, J; Moradpour, D; Abravanel, F; Izpopet, J; Cavassini, M (2011). Hepatitis E Virus seroprevalence and chronic infections in patients with HIV, Switzerland. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(6):1074-8.

Herzog, S; Paul, M; Held, L (2011). Heterogeneity in vaccination coverage explains the size and occurrence of measles epidemics in German surveillance data. Epidemiology and Infection, 139(4):505-515.

Käppeli, U; Hächler, H; Giezendanner, N; Beutin, L; Stephan, Roger (2011). Human infections with non-O157 Shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli, Switzerland, 2000–2009. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(2):180-185.

Naegeli, B; Radovanovic, Dragana; Rickli, H; Erne, P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Duvoisin, N; Pedrazzini, G; Urban, P; Bertel, O (2011). Impact of a nationwide public campaign on delays and outcome in Swiss patients with acute coronary syndrome. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, 18(2):297-304.

Van Stralen, K J; Emma, F; Jager, K J; Verrina, E; Schaefer, F; Laube, G F; Lewis, M A; Levtchenko, E N (2011). Improvement in the renal prognosis in nephropathic cystinosis. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 6(10):2485-2491.

Lekakis, J; Abraham, P; Balbarini, A; Blann, A; Boulanger, C M; Cockcroft, J; Cosentino, F; Deanfield, J; Gallino, A; Ikonomidis, I; Kremastinos, D; Landmesser, U; Protogerou, A; Stefanadis, C; Tousoulis, D; Vassalli, G; Vink, H; Werner, N; Wilkinson, I; Vlachopoulos, C (2011). Methods for evaluating endothelial function: a position statement from the European Society of Cardiology Working Group on Peripheral Circulation. European Journal of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation, 18(6):775-789.

Bansal, V; Metzner, K J; Niederost, B; Leemann, C; Böni, J; Gunthard, H F; Fehr, J S (2011). Minority K65R variants and early failure of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-1-infected Eritrean Immigrant. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17(10):1966-1968.

Brink, R; Wiersma, D; Wolters, K; Bullenkamp, J; Hansson, L; Lauber, C; Martinez-Leal, R; McCabe, R; Rössler, W; Salize, H; Svensson, B; Torres-Gonzales, F; Priebe, S (2011). Non-uniform effectiveness of structured patient–clinician communication in community mental healthcare: an international comparison. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 46(8):685-693.

Faeh, David; Braun, Julia; Tarnutzer, Silvan; Bopp, Matthias (2011). Obesity but not overweight is associated with increased mortality risk. European Journal of Epidemiology, 26(8):647-655.

Paul, M; Held, L (2011). Predictive assessment of a non-linear random effects model for multivariate time series of infectious disease counts. Statistics in Medicine, 30(10):1118-1136.

Lai, G Y; Rohrmann, S; Agurs-Collins, T; Sutcliffe, C G; Bradwin, G; Rifai, N; Bienstock, J L; Platz, E A (2011). Racial variation in umbilical cord blood leptin concentration in male babies. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 20(4):665-671.

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Harandi, M F; Moazezi, S S; Saba, M; Grimm, F; Kamyabi, H; Sheikhzadeh, F; Sharifi, I; Deplazes, P (2011). Sonographical and Serological Survey of Human Cystic Echinococcosis and Analysis of Risk Factors Associated with Seroconversion in Rural Communities of Kerman, Iran. Zoonoses and Public Health, 58(8):582-588.

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Paul, M; Riebler, A; Bachmann, L M; Rue, H; Held, L (2010). Bayesian bivariate meta-analysis of diagnostic test studies using integrated nested Laplace approximations. Statistics in Medicine, 29(12):1325-1339.

Ess, S; Savidan, A; Frick, H; Rageth, C H; Vlastos, G; Lütolf, U; Thürlimann, B (2010). Geographic variation in breast cancer care in Switzerland. Cancer Epidemiology, 34(2):116-121.

Egbring, M; Kullak-Ublick, G A; Russmann, S (2010). Phynx: an open source software solution supporting data management and web-based patient-level data review for drug safety studies in the general practice research database and other health care databases. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 19(1):38-44.

Dobricki, M; Komproe, I H; de Jong, J T V M; Maercker, Andreas (2010). Adjustment disorders after severe life-events in four postconflict settings. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45(1):39-46.

Held, L (2010). A nomogram for P values. BMC Medical Research Methodology, 10:21.

Gran, J M; Røysland, K; Wolbers, M; Didelez, V; Sterne, J A C; Ledergerber, B; Furrer, H; von Wyl, V; Aalen, O O (2010). A sequential Cox approach for estimating the causal effect of treatment in the presence of time-dependent confounding applied to data from the Swiss HIV Cohort Study. Statistics in Medicine, 29(26):2757-2768.

Bringolf-Isler, B; Grize, L; Mäder, U; Ruch, N; Sennhauser, F H; Braun-Fahrländer, C (2010). Built environment, parents' perception, and children's vigorous outdoor play. Preventive Medicine, 50(5-6):251-256.

Schoeni-Affolter, F; Ledergerber, B; Rickenbach, M; Rudin, C; Günthard, H F; Telenti, A; Furrer, H; Yerly, S; Francioli, P (2010). Cohort profile: the Swiss HIV Cohort study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 39(5):1179-1189.

Stirbu, I; Kunst, A E; Bopp, M; Leinsalu, M; Regidor, E; Esnaola, S; Costa, G; Martikainen, P; Borrell, C; Kalediene, R; Rychtarikova, J; Artnik, B; Deboosere, P; Mackenbach, J P (2010). Educational inequalities in avoidable mortality in Europe. Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health, 64(10):913-920.

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Schmid, H; Hächler, H; Stephan, Roger; Baumgartner, A; Boubaker, K (2008). Outbreak of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in Switzerland, May – June 2008, implications for production and control of meat preparations. Eurosurveillance, 13(44):1-4.

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Buizza, Chiara; Schulze, Beate; Bertocchi, Elena; Rossi, Giuseppe; Ghilardi, Alberto; Pioli, Rosaria (2007). The stigma of schizophrenia from patients' and relatives' view: a pilot study in an Italian rehabilitation residential care unit. Clinical Practice and Epidemiology in Mental Health, 3:23.

Felber Dietrich, D; Schwartz, J; Schindler, C; Gaspoz, J-M; Barthelemy, J-C; Tschopp, J-M; Roche, F; von Eckardstein, A; Brandli, O; Leuenberger, P; Gold, D R; Ackermann-Liebrich, U (2007). Effects of passive smoking on heart rate variability, heart rate and blood pressure: an observational study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 36(4):834-840.

Ajdacic-Gross, V; Bopp, M (2007). Two of the authors reply. American Journal of Epidemiology, 166(2):237-238.

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Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Lauber, C; Sansossio, R; Bopp, Matthias; Eich, D; Gostynski, Michal; Gutzwiller, Felix; Rössler, W (2007). Seasonal associations between weather conditions and suicide--Evidence against a classic hypothesis. American Journal of Epidemiology, 165(5):561-569.

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Ajdacic-Gross, V; Horvath, S; Canjuga, M; Gamma, A; Angst, J; Rössler, W; Eich, D (2006). How ubiquitous are physical and psychological complaints in young and middle adulthood? A longitudinal perspective. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 41(11):881-888.

Gerlich, M; Gschwend, P; Uchtenhagen, Ambros; Kramer, A; Rehm, Jürgen (2006). Prevalence of hepatitis and HIV infections and vaccination rates in patients entering the heroin-assisted treatment in Switzerland between 1994 and 2002. European Journal of Epidemiology, 21(7):545-549.

Carta, M G; Hardoy, M C; Cadeddu, M; Murru, A; Campus, A K; Morosini, P L; Gamma, A; Angst, J (2006). The accuracy of the Italian version of the Hypomania Checklist (HCL-32) for the screening of bipolar disorders and comparison with the Mood Disorder Questionnaire (MDQ) in a clinical sample. Clinical Practice and Epidemiology in Mental Health, 2:2.


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Bachmann, Lucas M; Jüni, Peter; Reichenbach, Stephan; Ziswiler, Hans-Rudolf; Kessels, Alfons G; Vögelin, Esther (2005). Consequences of different diagnostic ‘gold standards’ in test accuracy research: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome as an example. International Journal of Epidemiology, 34(4):953-955.

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Müller, Anne; Falkow, S; Amieva, M R (2005). Helicobacter pylori and gastric cancer: what can be learned by studying the response of gastric epithelial cells to the infection? Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 14(8):1859-1864.

Bosshardt, Daniela; Ajdacic-Gross, Vladeta; Lang, Phung; Bosshardt, Mathias; Bopp, Matthias; Addor, Marie-Claude; Gutzwiller, Felix (2005). Season of birth in valvular heart disease. Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology, 19(3):246-252.


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Molinari, L; Gasser, T; Largo, R H (2004). TW3 bone age: RUS/CB and gender differences of percentiles for score and score increments. Annals of Human Biology, 31(4):421-435.


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Kahlmeier, Sonja; Schindler, C; Grize, L; Braun-Fahrländer, Charlotte (2001). Perceived environmental housing quality and wellbeing of movers. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 55(10):708-715.

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Kardinaal, A F M; Kok, F J; Kohlmeier, L; Martin-Moreno, J M; Ringstad, J; GOmez-Aracena, J; Mazaev, V P; Thamm, M; Martin, B C; Aro, A; Kark, J D; Delgado-Rodriguez, M; Riemersma, R A; van Veer, P t; Huttunen, J K (1997). Association between toenail selenium and risk of acute myocardial infarction in European men. The EURAMIC Study. European Antioxidant Myocardial Infarction and Breast Cancer. American Journal of Epidemiology, 145(4):373-379.

Maercker, Andreas; Schützwohl, M (1997). Long-term effects of political imprisonment: A group comparison study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 32(8):434-442.

Herrero, M E; Arand, Michael; Hengstler, J G; Oesch, F (1997). Recombinant expression of human microsomal epoxide hydrolase protects V79 Chinese hamster cells from styrene oxide- but not from ethylene oxide-induced DNA strand breaks. Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis, 30(4):429-439.

Wietlisbach, Vincent; Paccaud, Fred; Rickenbach, Martin; Gutzwiller, Felix (1997). Trends in cardiovascular risk factors (1984-1993) in a Swiss region: results of three population surveys. Preventive Medicine, 26(4):523-533.


Läuchli, Severin; Heusser, Rolf; Tschopp, Alois; Gutzwiller, Felix (1996). Safer sex behavior and alcohol consumption. Annals of Epidemiology, 6(4):357-64.

Helfenstein, Ulrich (1996). Box-Jenkins modelling in medical research. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 5(1):3-22.

Gasser, Theo; Molinari, Luciano (1996). The analysis of the EEG. Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 5(1):67-99.

Riesen, T K; Gottofrey, J; Heiz, H J; Schenker-Wicki, Andrea (1996). ECOSYS-87: Model Calculations of the activity in cow meat related to deposition time and feeding regimes after a nuclear fallout. Health Physics, 71(6):863-869.


Ramsay, J O; Bock, R D; Gasser, Theo (1995). Comparison of height acceleration curves in the Fels, Zurich, and Berkeley growth data. Annals of Human Biology, 22(5):413-426.

Gasser, T; Ziegler, P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Molinari, L; Largo, R H; Prader, A (1995). Prediction of adult skinfolds and body mass from infancy through adolescence. Annals of Human Biology, 22(3):217-33.


Suter, Esther; Marti, Bernard; Gutzwiller, Felix (1994). Jogging or walking - comparison of health effects. Annals of Epidemiology, 4(5):375-381.

Gasser, T; Ziegler, P; Seifert, Burkhardt; Prader, A; Molinari, L; Largo, R (1994). Measures of body mass and of obesity from infancy to adulthood and their appropriate transformation. Annals of Human Biology, 21(2):111-125.

Gutzwiller, Felix; Marti, Bernard; Knobloch, Michael; Anliker, Peter (1994). The distribution of fasting plasma lipid concentrations in the offspring of men with premature coronary heart disease in Europe. The EARS Study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 23(3):472-481.


Härtel, U; Keil, U; Helmert, U; Greiser, E; Dai, Shifan; Gutzwiller, Felix; Folsom, A R; Szklo, M; White, A D; Schreiner, P J; Tyroler, H A (1993). The association of coronary risk factors with educational achievement : results of the ARIC-MONICA collaborative studies. Annals of Epidemiology, 3(5 Suppl.):S56-S61.

Studer, S; Joller-Jemelka, H I; Steffen, Robert; Grob, P J (1993). Prevalence of hepatitis A antibodies in Swiss travellers. European Journal of Epidemiology, 9(1):50-54.

Zuber, P F L; Schierz, A; Aréstegui, G; Steffen, Robert (1993). Tetanus in Switzerland 1980-1989. European Journal of Epidemiology, 9(6):617-624.

Gasser, Theo; Ziegler, P; Kneip, A; Prader, A; Molinari, L; Largo, R H (1993). The dynamics of growth of weight, circumferences and skinfolds in distance, velocity and acceleration. Annals of Human Biology, 20(3):239-259.


Bonaïti-Pellié, C; Poisson, N; Bechtel, Y; Bechtel, P (1992). Sensitivity of transmission probabilities to paternity exclusion in segregation analysis. Genetic Epidemiology, 9(1):67-71.


Helfenstein, Ulrich; Ackermann-Liebrich, Ursula; Braun-Fahrländer, Charlotte; Wanner, Hans Urs (1991). The environmental accident at 'Schweizerhalle' and respiratory diseases in children: a time series analysis. Statistics in Medicine, 10(10):1481-92.

Helfenstein, Ulrich (1991). The use of transfer function models, intervention analysis and related time series methods in epidemiology. International Journal of Epidemiology, 20(3):808-815.

Marti, Bernard; Tuomilehto, Jaakko; Salomaa, Veikko; Kartovaara, Leena; Korhonen, Heikki J; Pietinen, Pirjo (1991). Body fat distribution in the Finnish population: environmental determinants and predictive power for cardiovascular risk factor levels. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 45(2):131-137.


Helfenstein, Ulrich; Minder, Christoph (1990). The use of measures of influence in epidemiology. International Journal of Epidemiology, 19(1):197-204.

Marti, Bernard; Rickenbach, M; Keil, U; Stieber, J; Greiser, E; Herman, B; Heinemann, L; Assmann, A; Schädlich, H; Nüssel, E; Östör-Lamm, E; Gutzwiller, Felix (1990). Variation in coronary risk factor levels of men and women between the German-speaking MONICA centres. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 38(5-6):479-486.


Epstein, F H (1989). The Relationship of Lifestyle to International Trends in CHD. International Journal of Epidemiology, 18(Supp.):S203-S209.

Patel, Mahesh; Gutzwiller, Felix; Paccaud, Fred; Marazzi, Alfio (1989). A meta-analysis of acupuncture for chronic pain. International Journal of Epidemiology, 18(4):900-906.

Gutzwiller, Felix; La Vecchia, Carlo; Levi, Fabio; Negri, Eva; Wietlisbach, Vincent (1989). Education, disease prevalence and health service utilization in the Swiss National Health Survey "SOMIPOPS". Preventive Medicine, 18(4):452-459.

Dubois-Arber, Françoise; Lehmann, Philippe; Hausser, Dominique; Gutzwiller, Felix (1989). Evaluation des campagnes de prévention du SIDA en Suisse en 1987. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 37(3):207-216.

Levi, Fabio; La Vecchia, Carlo; Te, Van-Cong; Gutzwiller, Felix (1989). Incidence of invasive cervical cancer in the Swiss canton of Vaud, and a note on screening. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 43(2):121-124.

Gutzwiller, Felix; La Vecchia, Carlo; Levi, Fabio; Negri, Eva; Wietlisbach, Vincent (1989). Smoking, prevalence of disease and health service utilization among the Swiss population. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 37(2):137-142.


La Vecchia, Carlo; Levi, Fabio; Decarli, Adriano; Wietlisbach, Vincent; Negri, Eva; Gutzwiller, Felix (1988). Trends in smoking and lung cancer mortality in Switzerland. Preventive medicine, 17(6):712-724.


Smart, L E; Platt, D J; Timbury, M C (1987). A comparison of the distribution of pneumococcal types in systemic disease and the upper respiratory tract in adults and children. Epidemiology and Infection, 98(2):203-209.

Levi, Fabio; Gutzwiller, Felix; Decarli, Adriano; La Vecchia, Carlo (1987). Oral contraceptive use and breast and ovarian cancer mortality in Switzerland : Letter to the editor. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 41(3):267-268.

La Vecchia, Carlo; Gutzwiller, Felix; Wietlisbach, Vincent (1987). Sociocultural influences on smoking habits in Switzerland. International Journal of Epidemiology, 16(4):624-626.


Thom, Thomas J; Epstein, Frederick H; Feldman, Jacob J; Leaverton, Paul E (1985). Trends in Total Mortality and Mortality from Heart Disease in 26 Countries from 1950 to 1978. International Journal of Epidemiology, 14(4):510-520.

Kozicki, Markus; Steffen, Robert; Schär, Meinrad (1985). ‘Boil it Cook it, Peel it or Forget it’: Does this Rule Prevent Travellers‘ Diarrhoea? International Journal of Epidemiology, 14(1):169-172.

Gutzwiller, Felix; Nater, B; Martin, J (1985). Community-based primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in Switzerland: methods and results of the National Research Program (NRP 1A). Preventive medicine, 14(4):482-491.

Nater, B; Gutzwiller, Felix; Abelin, Theodor; Degiampietro, P; Junod, Bernard (1985). Evolution de la consommation de tabac dans 2 villes d'intervention et 2 villes témoins suisses. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 33(2):80-89.

Gutzwiller, Felix; Nater, B; Martin, J (1985). Evolution du cholestérol plasmatique dans 2 villes d'intervention et 2 villes témoins en Suisse. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 33(2):97-102.

Nater, B; Junod, Bernard; Gutzwiller, Felix; Wietlisbach, V (1985). Influence du milieu familial sur l'évolution de la consommation de tabac dans 2 villes d'intervention et 2 villes témoins suisses. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 33(2):90-96.

Gutzwiller, Felix (1985). Issues in health education: epidemiology and prevention of hypertension in Switzerland. Preventive medicine, 14(4):532-540.

Gutzwiller, Felix; Rickenbach, M; Epstein, Fred H (1985). Primary prevention of essential hypertension - current needs for action and research: summary of a roundtable discussion. Preventive medicine, 14(4):548-552.

Gutzwiller, Felix; Marazzi, A; Nater, B; Howald, H; Haller, E (1985). Validation par ergométrie d'un questionnaire sur l'activité physique dans 2 villes suisses. Revue d'épidémiologie et de santé publique, 33(2):103-107.


Epstein, Frederick H; Holland, Walter W (1983). Prevention of chronic diseases in the community—One-disease versus multiple-disease strategies. International Journal of Epidemiology, 12(2):135-137.

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