Dr. M.M.G. Leeflang publications

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Publications Dr. M.M.G. Leeflang

Position
Associate professor (UHD)
Main activities
Research, Teaching
Specialisation
Systematic reviews, Research Methodology, Meta-analyses
Focus of research

Methodology of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic tests.

2019

  • Leeflang MMG, Allerberger F, How to: evaluate a diagnostic test. CLIN MICROBIOL INFEC 2019;25 (1):54-59 [PubMed]

2018

  • Bleker LS, van Dammen L, Leeflang MMG, Limpens J, Roseboom TJ, de Rooij SR, Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and autonomic nervous system reactivity in children prenatally exposed to maternal depression: A systematic review of prospective studies. NEUROSCI BIOBEHAV R 2018;ahead of print [PubMed]
  • de Vries EM, Wang J, Williamson KD, Leeflang MM, Boonstra K, Weersma RK, Beuers U, Chapman RW, Geskus RB, Ponsioen CY, A novel prognostic model for transplant-free survival in primary sclerosing cholangitis. GUT 2018;67 (10):1864-1869 [PubMed]
  • Gerbens LAA, Hamann SAS, Brouwer MWD, Roekevisch E, Leeflang MMG, Spuls PI, Methotrexate and azathioprine for severe atopic dermatitis: a 5-year follow-up study of a randomized controlled trial. BRIT J DERMATOL 2018;178 (6):1288-1296 [PubMed]
  • Hooijmans CR, de Vries RBM, Ritskes-Hoitinga M, Rovers MM, Leeflang MM, IntHout J, Wever KE, Hooft L, de Beer H, Kuijpers T, Macleod MR, Sena ES, ter Riet G, Morgan RL, Thayer KA, Rooney AA, Guyatt GH, Schünemann HJ, Langendam MW, Facilitating healthcare decisions by assessing the certainty in the evidence from preclinical animal studies. PLOS ONE 2018;13 (1):e0187271 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Kraaijpoel N, Systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy in CMI. CLIN MICROBIOL INFEC 2018;24 (11):1115-1116 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, van Weert HCPM, Hovius JWR, Ang CW, Sprong H, Dilemma: wel of niet testen op lymeziekte in de huisartsenpraktijk?. NED TIJDSCHR GENEESKD 2018;162:D2156 [PubMed]
  • McInnes M. Imaging research: Improving the quality of systematic reviews and diagnostic test accuracy studies. S.l.: s.n.; 2018. 271p. [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bossuyt PMM; copromotor(s): Leeflang MMG)
  • McInnes MDF, Moher D, Thombs BD, McGrath TA, Bossuyt PM, Clifford T, Cohen JF, Deeks JJ, Gatsonis C, Hooft L, Hunt HA, Hyde CJ, Korevaar DA, Leeflang MMG, Macaskill P, Reitsma JB, Rodin R, Rutjes AWS, Salameh JP, Stevens A, Takwoingi Y, Tonelli M, Weeks L, Whiting P, Willis BH, Preferred Reporting Items for a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Diagnostic Test Accuracy Studies The PRISMA-DTA Statement. JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC 2018;319 (4):388-396 [PubMed]
  • Roekevisch E. Systemic Treatment in Atopic Dermatitis. S.l.: s.n.; 2018. 209p. ISBN 9789402812862 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Spuls PI; copromotor(s): Middelkamp Hup MA, Leeflang MMG)
  • Roekevisch E, Schram ME, Leeflang MMG, Brouwer MWD, Gerbens LAA, Bos JD, Spuls PI, Methotrexate versus azathioprine in patients with atopic dermatitis: 2-year follow-up data. J ALLERGY CLIN IMMUN 2018;141 (2):825-+ [PubMed]
  • Whiting P, Leeflang M, de Salis I, Mustafa RA, Santesso N, Gopalakrishna G, Cooney G, Jesper E, Thomas J, Davenport C, Guidance was developed on how to write a plain language summary for diagnostic test accuracy reviews. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2018;103:112-119 [PubMed]

2017

  • Bruning AHL, Leeflang MMG, Vos JMBW, Spijker R, de Jong MD, Wolthers KC, Pajkrt D, Rapid Tests for Influenza, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, and Other Respiratory Viruses: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. CLIN INFECT DIS 2017;65 (6):1026-1032 [PubMed]
  • Bruning AHL, Leeflang MMG, Wolthers KC, Pajkrt D, Rapid Tests for Common Respiratory Viruses Reply. CLIN INFECT DIS 2017;65 (11):1959 [PubMed]
  • Kadouch DJ, Elshot YS, Zupan-Kajcovski B, van Haersma de With ASE, van der Wal AC, Leeflang M, Jóźwiak K, Wolkerstorfer A, Bekkenk MW, Spuls PI, de Rie MA, One-stop-shop with confocal microscopy imaging vs. standard care for surgical treatment of basal cell carcinoma: an open-label, noninferiority, randomized controlled multicentre trial. BRIT J DERMATOL 2017;177 (3):735-741 [PubMed]
  • Kadouch DJ, Leeflang MM, Elshot YS, Longo C, Ulrich M, van der Wal AC, Wolkerstorfer A, Bekkenk MW, de Rie MA, Diagnostic accuracy of confocal microscopy imaging vs. punch biopsy for diagnosing and subtyping basal cell carcinoma. J EUR ACAD DERMATOL 2017;31 (10):1641-1648 [PubMed]
  • McGrath TA, McInnes MDF, van Es N, Leeflang MMG, Korevaar DA, Bossuyt PMM, Overinterpretation of Research Findings: Evidence of "Spin" in Systematic Reviews of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies. CLIN CHEM 2017;63 (8):1353-1362 [PubMed]
  • Nieuwenhuis LL, Hermans FJR, Bij de Vaate AJM, Leeflang MMG, Brölmann HAM, Hehenkamp WJK, Mol BWJ, Clark TJ, Huirne JAF, Three-dimensional saline infusion sonography compared to two-dimensional saline infusion sonography for the diagnosis of focal intracavitary lesions. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2017;2017 (5):CD011126 [PubMed]
  • Pammi M, Flores A, Versalovic J, Leeflang MMG, Molecular assays for the diagnosis of sepsis in neonates. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2017;2017 (2):CD011926 [PubMed]
  • Roekevisch E, Leeflang MMG, Schram ME, Campbell LE, Irwin McLean WH, Kezic S, Bos JD, Spuls PI, Middelkamp-Hup MA, Patients with atopic dermatitis with filaggrin loss-of-function mutations show good but lower responses to immunosuppressive treatment. BRIT J DERMATOL 2017;177 (6):1745-1746 [PubMed]
  • van Mens TE, Scheres LJJ, de Jong PG, Leeflang MMG, Nijkeuter M, Middeldorp S, Imaging for the exclusion of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2017;2017 (1):CD011053 [PubMed]
  • Wang J. Evaluating medical tests and biomarkers: In primary studies and systematic reviews. S.l.: s.n.; 2017. 280p. ISBN 978-94-6295-744-2 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bossuyt PMM, Zwinderman AH; copromotor(s): Leeflang MMG, Geskus RB)

2016

  • Cherpanath TGV, Hirsch A, Geerts BF, Lagrand WK, Leeflang MM, Schultz MJ, Groeneveld ABJ, Predicting Fluid Responsiveness by Passive Leg Raising: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of 23 Clinical Trials. CRIT CARE MED 2016;44 (5):981-991 [PubMed]
  • Cohen JF, Korevaar DA, Wang J, Leeflang MM, Bossuyt PM, Meta-epidemiologic study showed frequent time trends in summary estimates from meta-analyses of diagnostic accuracy studies. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2016;77:60-67 [PubMed]
  • de Vries EMG, Wang J, Leeflang MMG, Boonstra K, Weersma RK, Beuers UH, Geskus RB, Ponsioen CY, Alkaline phosphatase at diagnosis of primary sclerosing cholangitis and 1 year later: evaluation of prognostic value. LIVER INT 2016;36 (12):1867-1875 [PubMed]
  • Gopalakrishna G. Interpreting the evidence-base for making recommendations on medical tests. S.l.: s.n.; 2016. 241p. ISBN 978-94-028-0312-9 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bossuyt PMM, Scholten RJPM; copromotor(s): Leeflang MMG, Langendam MW)
  • Gopalakrishna G, Langendam MW, Scholten RJPM, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Defining the clinical pathway in cochrane diagnostic test accuracy reviews. BMC MED RES METHODOL 2016;16 (1):153 [PubMed]
  • Gopalakrishna G, Leeflang MMG, Davenport C, Sanabria AJ, Alonso-Coello P, McCaffery K, Bossuyt P, Langendam MW, Barriers to making recommendations about medical tests: a qualitative study of European guideline developers. BMJ OPEN 2016;6 (9):e010549 [PubMed]
  • Launay E, Cohen JF, Bossuyt PM, Buekens P, Deeks J, Dye T, Feltbower R, Ferrari A, Kramer M, Leeflang M, Moher D, Moons KG, von Elm E, Ravaud P, Chalumeau M, Reporting studies on time to diagnosis: proposal of a guideline by an international panel (REST). BMC MED 2016;14 (1):146 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Ang CW, Berkhout J, Bijlmer HA, van Bortel W, Brandenburg AH, van Burgel ND, van Dam AP, Dessau RB, Fingerle V, Hovius JWR, Jaulhac B, Meijer B, van Pelt W, Schellekens JFP, Spijker R, Stelma FF, Stanek G, Verduyn-Lunel F, Zeller H, Sprong H, The diagnostic accuracy of serological tests for Lyme borreliosis in Europe: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC INFECT DIS 2016;16 (1):140 [PubMed]
  • Naaktgeboren CA, Ochodo EA, van Enst WA, de Groot JAH, Hooft L, Leeflang MMG, Bossuyt PM, Moons KGM, Reitsma JB, Assessing variability in results in systematic reviews of diagnostic studies. BMC MED RES METHODOL 2016;16 (1):6 [PubMed]
  • Roth JM, Korevaar DA, Leeflang MMG, Mens PF, Molecular malaria diagnostics: A systematic review and meta-analysis. CRIT REV CL LAB SCI 2016;53 (2):87-105 [PubMed]
  • Schünemann HJ, Mustafa R, Brozek J, Santesso N, Alonso-Coello P, Guyatt G, Scholten R, Langendam M, Leeflang MM, Akl EA, Singh JA, Meerpohl J, Hultcrantz M, Bossuyt P, Oxman AD [Contributors: Schünemann HJ, Mustafa R, Brozek J, Santesso N, Alonso-Coello P, Scholten R, Langendam M, Bossuyt P, Leeflang MM, Akl EA, Singh J, Meerpohl J, Hultcrantz M, Guyatt G, Oxman AD, Lange S, Parmelli E, Moberg J, Rosenbaum S, Brignardello-Petersen R, Wiercioch W, Davoli M, Nowak A, Dietl B]] , GRADE Guidelines: 16. GRADE evidence to decision frameworks for tests in clinical practice and public health. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2016;76:89-98 [PubMed]

2015

  • Bossuyt PM, Reitsma JB, Bruns DE, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Irwig L, Lijmer JG, Moher D, Rennie D, de Vet HCW, Kressel HY, Rifai N, Golub RM, Altman DG, Hooft L, Korevaar DA, Cohen JF [Contributors: Alonzo T, Altman DG, Azuara-Blanco A, Bachmann L, Blume J, Bossuyt PM, Boutron I, Bruns D, Büller H, Buntinx F, Byron S, Chang S, Cohen JF, Cooper R, de Groot J, de Vet HCW, Deeks J, Dendukuri N, Dinnes J, Fleming K, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Golub RM, Guyatt G, Heneghan C, Hilden J, Hooft L, Horvath R, Hunink M, Hyde C, Ioannidis J, Irwig L, Janes H, Kleijnen J, Knottnerus A, Korevaar DA, Kressel HY, Lange S, Leeflang M, Lijmer JG, Lord S, Lumbreras B, Macaskill P, Magid E, Mallett S, McInnes M, McNeil B, McQueen M, Moher D, Moons K, Morris K, Mustafa R, Obuchowski N, Ochodo E, Onderdonk A, Overbeke J, Pai N, Peeling R, Pepe M, Petersen S, Price C, Ravaud P, Reitsma JB, Rennie D, Rifai N, Rutjes A, Schunemann H, Simel D, Simera I, Smidt N, Steyerberg E, Straus S, Summerskill W, Takwoingi Y, Thompson M, van de Bruel A, van Maanen H, Vickers A, Virgili G, Walter S, Weber W, Westwood M, Whiting P, Wilczynski N, Ziegler A]] , STARD 2015: An Updated List of Essential Items for Reporting Diagnostic Accuracy Studies. CLIN CHEM 2015;61 (12):1446-1452 [PubMed]
  • Bossuyt PM, Reitsma JB, Bruns DE, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Irwig L, Lijmer JG, Moher D, Rennie D, de Vet HCW, Kressel HY, Rifai N, Golub RM, Altman DG, Hooft L, Korevaar DA, Cohen JF [Contributors: Alonzo T, Altman DG, Azuara-Blanco A, Bachmann L, Blume J, Bossuyt PM, Boutron I, Bruns D, Büller H, Buntinx F, Byron S, Chang S, Cohen JF, de Groot RCJ, de Vet HCW, Deeks J, Dendukuri N, Dinnes J, Fleming K, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Golub RM, Guyatt G, Heneghan C, Hilden J, Hooft L, Horvath R, Hunink M, Hyde C, Ioannidis J, Irwig L, Janes H, Kleijnen J, Knottnerus A, Korevaar DA, Kressel HY, Lange S, Leeflang M, Lijmer JG, Lord S, Lumbreras B, Macaskill P, Magid E, Mallett S, McInnes M, Mc-Neil B, McQueen M, Moher D, Moons K, Morris K, Mustafa R, Obuchowski N, Ochodo E, Onderdonk A, Overbeke J, Pai N, Peeling R, Pepe M, Petersen S, Price C, Ravaud P, Reitsma JB, Rennie D, Rifai N, Rutjes A, Schunemann H, Simel D, Simera I, Smidt N, Steyerberg E, Straus S, Summerskill W, Takwoingi Y, Thompson M, van de Bruel A, van Maanen H, Vickers A, Virgili G, Walter S, Weber W, Westwood M, Whiting P, Wilczynski N, Ziegler A]] , STARD 2015: An Updated List of Essential Items for Reporting Diagnostic Accuracy Studies. RADIOLOGY 2015;277 (3):826-832 [PubMed]
  • Bossuyt PM, Reitsma JB, Bruns DE, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Irwig L, Lijmer JG, Moher D, Rennie D, de Vet HCW, Kressel HY, Rifai N, Golub RM, Altman DG, Hooft L, Korevaar DA, Cohen JF [Contributors: Alonzo T, Altman DG, Azuara-Blanco A, Bachmann L, Blume J, Bossuyt PM, Boutron I, Bruns D, Büller H, Buntinx F, Byron S, Chang S, Cohen JF, Cooper R, de Groot J, Deeks J, Dendukuri N, Dinnes J, Fleming K, Gatsonis CA, Glasziou PP, Golub RM, Guyatt G, Heneghan C, Hilden J, Hooft L, Horvath R, Hunink M, Hyde C, Ioannidis J, Janes H, Kleijnen J, Knottnerus A, Korevaar A, Kressel HY, Lange S, Leeflang M, Lijmer JG, Lord S, Lumbreras B, Macaskill P, Magid E, Mallett S, McInnes M, McNeil B, McQueen M, Moher D, Moons K, Morris K, Mustafa R, Obuchowski N, Ochodo E, Onderdonk A, Overbeke J, Pai N, Peeling R, Pepe M, Petersen S, Price C, Ravaud P, Reitsma JB, Rennie D, Rifai N, Rutjes A, Schunemann H, Simel D, Simera I, Smidt N, Steyerberg E, Straus S, Summerskill W, Takwoingi Y, Thompson M, van de Bruel A, van Maanen H, Vickers A, Virgili G, Walter S, Weber W, Westwood M, Wilczynski N, Ziegler A]] , STARD 2015: an updated list of essential items for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies. BMJ-BRIT MED J 2015;351:h5527 [PubMed]
  • de Vries EMG, Verheij J, Hubscher SG, Leeflang MMG, Boonstra K, Beuers U, Ponsioen CY, Applicability and prognostic value of histologic scoring systems in primary sclerosing cholangitis. J HEPATOL 2015;63 (5):1212-1219 [PubMed]
  • Kadouch DJ, Schram ME, Leeflang MM, Limpens J, Spuls PI, de Rie MA, In vivo confocal microscopy of basal cell carcinoma: a systematic review of diagnostic accuracy. J EUR ACAD DERMATOL 2015;29 (10):1890-1897 [PubMed]
  • Korevaar DA, Wang J, van Enst WA, Leeflang MM, Hooft L, Smidt N, Bossuyt PMM, Reporting diagnostic accuracy studies: some improvements after 10 years of STARD. RADIOLOGY 2015;274 (3):781-789 [PubMed]
  • Kulkarni M, Gokulakrishnan G, Price J, Fernandes CJ, Leeflang M, Pammi M, Diagnosing significant PDA using natriuretic peptides in preterm neonates: a systematic review. PEDIATRICS 2015;135 (2):e510-e525 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MM, Reporting diagnostic accuracy studies: where are we now?. BIOMARK MED 2015;9 (9):897-899 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Debets-Ossenkopp YJ, Wang J, Visser CE, Scholten RJPM, Hooft L, Bijlmer HA, Reitsma JB, Zhang M, Bossuyt PMM, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CM, Galactomannan detection for invasive aspergillosis in immunocompromised patients. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2015;2015 (12):CD007394 [PubMed]
  • Ochodo EA, Gopalakrishna G, Spek B, Reitsma JB, van Lieshout L, Polman K, Lamberton P, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Circulating antigen tests and urine reagent strips for diagnosis of active schistosomiasis in endemic areas. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2015;2015 (3):CD009579 [PubMed]
  • Samara MT, Leucht C, Leeflang MM, Anghelescu IG, Chung YC, Crespo-Facorro B, Elkis H, Hatta K, Giegling I, Kane JM, Kayo M, Lambert M, Lin CH, Möller HJ, Pelayo-Terán JM, Riedel M, Rujescu D, Schimmelmann BG, Serretti A, Correll CU, Leucht S, Early Improvement As a Predictor of Later Response to Antipsychotics in Schizophrenia: A Diagnostic Test Review. AM J PSYCHIAT 2015;172 (7):617-629 [PubMed]
  • Shaikh N, Borrell JL, Evron J, Leeflang MMG, Procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and erythrocyte sedimentation rate for the diagnosis of acute pyelonephritis in children. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2015;2015 (1):CD009185 [PubMed]
  • van Enst WA, Naaktgeboren CA, Ochodo EA, de Groot JAH, Leeflang MM, Reitsma JB, Scholten RJPM, Moons KGM, Zwinderman AH, Bossuyt PMM, Hooft L, Small-study effects and time trends in diagnostic test accuracy meta-analyses: a meta-epidemiological study. SYST REV 2015;4 (1):66 [PubMed]
  • Wang J, Bossuyt P, Geskus R, Zwinderman A, Dolleman M, Broer S, Broekmans F, Mol BW, Leeflang M, Using individual patient data to adjust for indirectness did not successfully remove the bias in this case of comparative test accuracy. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2015;68 (3):290-298 [PubMed]

2014

  • de Ruiter CM, van der Veer C, Leeflang MMG, Deborggraeve S, Lucas C, Adams ER, Molecular tools for diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis: systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy. J CLIN MICROBIOL 2014;52 (9):3147-3155 [PubMed]
  • Gopalakrishna G, Mustafa RA, Davenport C, Scholten RJPM, Hyde C, Brozek J, Schünemann HJ, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Langendam MW, Applying Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) to diagnostic tests was challenging but doable. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2014;67 (7):760-768 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy. CLIN MICROBIOL INFEC 2014;20 (2):105-113 [PubMed]
  • Naaktgeboren CA, van Enst WA, Ochodo EA, de Groot JAH, Hooft L, Leeflang MM, Bossuyt PM, Moons KGM, Reitsma JB, Systematic overview finds variation in approaches to investigating and reporting on sources of heterogeneity in systematic reviews of diagnostic studies. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2014;67 (11):1200-1209 [PubMed]
  • Niemeijer MN, Grooten IJ, Vos N, Bais JMJ, van der Post JA, Mol BW, Roseboom TJ, Leeflang MMG, Painter RC, Diagnostic markers for hyperemesis gravidarum: a systematic review and metaanalysis. AM J OBSTET GYNECOL 2014;211 (2):150.e1-150.15 [PubMed]
  • Ochodo EA. Strengthening methods of diagnostic accuracy studies. S.l.: s.n.; 2014. 249p. ISBN 9789088919046 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bossuyt PMM; copromotor(s): Leeflang MMG)
  • Ochodo EA, van Enst WA, Naaktgeboren CA, de Groot JAH, Hooft L, Moons KGM, Reitsma JB, Bossuyt PM, Leeflang MMG, Incorporating quality assessments of primary studies in the conclusions of diagnostic accuracy reviews: a cross-sectional study. BMC MED RES METHODOL 2014;14 (1):33 [PubMed]
  • Rutten MJ, Leeflang MMG, Kenter GG, Mol BWJ, Buist M, Laparoscopy for diagnosing resectability of disease in patients with advanced ovarian cancer. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2014;2014 (2):CD009786 [PubMed]
  • van der Jagt-Willems HC, van Munster BC, Leeflang M, Beuerle E, Tulner CR, Lems WF, Diagnosis of vertebral fractures on lateral chest X-ray: Intraobserver agreement of semi-quantitative vertebral fracture assessment. EUR J RADIOL 2014;83 (12):2177-2180 [PubMed]
  • van Enst WA, Ochodo E, Scholten RJPM, Hooft L, Leeflang MM, Investigation of publication bias in meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy: a meta-epidemiological study. BMC MED RES METHODOL 2014;14 (1):70 [PubMed]

2013

  • Adams ER, Versteeg I, Leeflang MMG, Systematic Review into Diagnostics for Post-Kala-Azar Dermal Leishmaniasis (PKDL). J TROP MED 2013;2013:150746 [PubMed]
  • Beynon R, Leeflang MMG, McDonald S, Eisinga A, Mitchell RL, Whiting P, Glanville JM, Search strategies to identify diagnostic accuracy studies in MEDLINE and EMBASE. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2013;2013 (9):MR000022 [PubMed]
  • Gopalakrishna G, Langendam MW, Scholten RJPM, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Guidelines for guideline developers: a systematic review of grading systems for medical tests. IMPLEMENT SCI 2013;8 (1):78 [PubMed]
  • Goris MGA, Leeflang MMG, Loden M, Wagenaar JFP, Klatser PR, Hartskeerl RA, Boer KR, Prospective evaluation of three rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosis of human leptospirosis. PLOS NEGLECT TROP D 2013;7 (7):e2290 [PubMed]
  • Leclercq E, Leeflang MMG, van Dalen EC, Kremer LCM, Validation of search filters for identifying pediatric studies in PubMed. J PEDIATR-US 2013;162 (3):629-634.e2 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Deeks JJ, Takwoingi Y, Macaskill P, Cochrane diagnostic test accuracy reviews. SYST REV 2013;2:82 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Rutjes AWS, Reitsma JB, Hooft L, Bossuyt PMM, Variation of a test's sensitivity and specificity with disease prevalence. CAN MED ASSOC J 2013;185 (11):E537-E544 [PubMed]
  • Ochodo EA, de Haan MC, Reitsma JB, Hooft L, Bossuyt PM, Leeflang MMG, Overinterpretation and misreporting of diagnostic accuracy studies: evidence of "spin". RADIOLOGY 2013;267 (2):581-588 [PubMed]
  • Ochodo EA, Reitsma JB, Bossuyt PM, Leeflang MMG, Survey revealed a lack of clarity about recommended methods for meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy data. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2013;66 (11):1281-1288 [PubMed]
  • Takwoingi Y, Leeflang MMG, Deeks JJ, Empirical evidence of the importance of comparative studies of diagnostic test accuracy. ANN INTERN MED 2013;158 (7):544-554 [PubMed]
  • Treweek S, Oxman AD, Alderson P, Bossuyt PM, Brandt L, Brożek J, Davoli M, Flottorp S, Harbour R, Hill S, Liberati A, Liira H, Schünemann HJ, Rosenbaum S, Thornton J, Vandvik PO, Alonso-Coello P [Contributors: Hartley C, Loudon K, Slater W, Stewart N, Treweek S, Brandt L, Flottorp S, Glenton C, Kristiansen A, Lewin S, Moberg J, Morelli A, Oxman A, Rosenbaum S, Vandvik PO, Ødgaard-Jensen J, Alonso-Coello P, Martinez-García L, Rigau D, Solà I, Sanabria AJ, Amato L, Brunetti M, Davoli M, Magrini N, Parmelli E, Nonino F, de Palma R, Papini D, Pregno S, Saitto C, Bossuyt P, Gopalakrishna G, Langendam M, Leeflang M, Scholten R, Gülmezoglu M, Permanand G, Weerasuriyak K, Antes G, Meerpohl J, Schünemann H, Alderson P, McFarlane E, Thornton J, Callaghan M, Graham K, Harbour R, Ritchie K, Service D, Kunnamo I, Liira H, Guyatt G, Mustafa R, Neumann I, Santesso N, Spencer F, Falck-Ytter Y, Brignardello-Petersen R, Carrasco- Labra A, Kunz R, Akl E]] , Developing and Evaluating Communication Strategies to Support Informed Decisions and Practice Based on Evidence (DECIDE): protocol and preliminary results. IMPLEMENT SCI 2013;8 (1):6 [PubMed]
  • Wanders LK, East JE, Uitentuis SE, Leeflang MMG, Dekker E, Diagnostic performance of narrowed spectrum endoscopy, autofluorescence imaging, and confocal laser endomicroscopy for optical diagnosis of colonic polyps: a meta-analysis. LANCET ONCOL 2013;14 (13):1337-1347 [PubMed]
  • Whiting PF, Rutjes AWS, Westwood ME, Mallett S [Contributors: Mallett S, Sterne JAC, Whiting PF, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Deeks JJ, Reitsma JB, Rutjes AWS, Westwood ME]] , A systematic review classifies sources of bias and variation in diagnostic test accuracy studies. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2013;66 (10):1093-1104 [PubMed]

2012

  • Chartrand C, Leeflang MMG, Minion J, Brewer T, Pai M, Accuracy of Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Tests A Meta-analysis. ANN INTERN MED 2012;156 (7):500-U80 [PubMed]
  • Cobelens F, van den Hof S, Pai M, Squire SB, Ramsay A, Kimerling ME [Contributors: Bhan A, Chin D, Dewan P, Durovni B, Dye C, Goldhaber-Fiebert J, Harper I, Langley I, Leeflang M, Lienhardt C, McCray E, Mukadi YD, Nicol M, O'Brien R, Ridderhof J, Schito M, Small P, Vassall A, Zhao Y]] , Which New Diagnostics for Tuberculosis, and When?. J INFECT DIS 2012;205 (2):S191-S198 [PubMed]
  • Geersing GJ, Bouwmeester W, Zuithoff P, Spijker R, Leeflang M, Moons KGM, Moons K, Search Filters for Finding Prognostic and Diagnostic Prediction Studies in Medline to Enhance Systematic Reviews. PLOS ONE 2012;7 (2):e32844 [PubMed]
  • Leenaars M, Hooijmans CR, van Veggel N, ter Riet G, Leeflang M, Hooft L, van der Wilt GJ, Tillema A, Ritskes-Hoitinga M, A step-by-step guide to systematically identify all relevant animal studies. LAB ANIM-UK 2012;46 (1):24-31 [PubMed]
  • Mugasa CM, Adams ER, Boer KR, Dyserinck HC, Büscher P, Schallig HDHF, Leeflang MMG, Diagnostic Accuracy of Molecular Amplification Tests for Human African Trypanosomiasis-Systematic Review. PLOS NEGLECT TROP D 2012;6 (1):e1438 [PubMed]
  • Schram ME, Roekevisch E, Leeflang MMG, Bos JD, Schmitt J, Spuls PI, Methotrexaat versus azathioprine bij ernstig atopisch eczeem. NED TIJDSCHR DERMATOL VENEREOL 2012;22 (3):176-179
  • Schram ME, Roekevisch E, Leeflang MMG, Bos JD, Schmitt J, Spuls PI, Response to a randomized trial of methotrexate vs. azathioprine for severe atopic eczema: a critical appraisal. BRIT J DERMATOL 2012;166 (4):704-U27
  • Schram ME, Spuls PI, Leeflang MMG, Lindeboom R, Bos JD, Schmitt J, EASI, (objective) SCORAD and POEM for atopic eczema: responsiveness and minimal clinically important difference. ALLERGY 2012;67 (1):99-106 [PubMed]
  • Vrijman C, Kroon MW, Limpens J, Leeflang MMG, Luiten RM, van der Veen JPW, Wolkerstorfer A, Spuls PI, The prevalence of thyroid disease in patients with vitiligo: a systematic review. BRIT J DERMATOL 2012;167 (6):1224-1235 [PubMed]
  • Young T, Abba K, Deeks JJ, Olliaro PL, Naing CM, Jackson SM, Takwoingi Y, Donegan S, Garner P, Bottieau E, Jacobs J, Nachega JB, Leeflang M, Cochrane Column * Rapid diagnostic tests can extend access of diagnostic services for uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria * Commentary: Rapid diagnostic tests for diagnosing uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in endemic countries (Review) * Approach to conducting Cochrane Diagnostic Test Accuracy Reviews. INT J EPIDEMIOL 2012;41 (3):607-610 [PubMed]

2011

  • Kattenberg JH, Ochodo EA, Boer KR, Schallig HDFH, Mens PF, Leeflang MMG, Systematic review and meta-analysis: rapid diagnostic tests versus placental histology, microscopy and PCR for malaria in pregnant women. MALARIA J 2011;10:321 [PubMed]
  • Pammi M, Flores A, Leeflang M, Versalovic J, Molecular assays in the diagnosis of neonatal sepsis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PEDIATRICS 2011;128 (4):e973-e985 [PubMed]
  • Schram ME. Atopic dermatitis: epidemiology & off-label therapy. s.l.: s.n.; 2011. 219p. ISBN 9789461820082 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bos JD; copromotor(s): Spuls PI, Leeflang MMG)
  • Schram ME, Leeflang MMG, den Ottolander JPS, Spuls PI, Bos JD, Validation and refinement of the Millennium Criteria for atopic dermatitis. J DERMATOL 2011;38 (9):850-858 [PubMed]
  • Schram ME, Roekevisch E, Leeflang MMG, Bos JD, Schmitt J, Spuls PI, A randomized trial of methotrexate versus azathioprine for severe atopic eczema. J ALLERGY CLIN IMMUN 2011;128 (2):353-359 [PubMed]
  • Whiting PF, Rutjes AWS, Westwood ME, Mallett S, Deeks JJ, Reitsma JB, Leeflang MMG, Sterne JAC, Bossuyt PMM [Contributors: Altman D, Mallett S, Begg C, Beynon R, Sterne JAC, Whiting PF, Bossuyt PMM, Leeflang MMG, Lijmer J, Cornell J, Davenport C, Deeks JJ, Khan K, Glasziou P, Horvath R, Irwig L, Macaskill P, Hyde C, Moons KGM, Reitsma JB, Raatz H, Rutjes AWS, Shaw B, Tan T, van der Windt D, Virgili G, Westwood ME]] , QUADAS-2: a revised tool for the quality assessment of diagnostic accuracy studies. ANN INTERN MED 2011;155 (8):529-536 [PubMed]

2010

  • Donnelly JP, Leeflang MM, Galactomannan Detection and Diagnosis of Invasive Aspergillosis. CLIN INFECT DIS 2010;50 (7):1070-1071 [PubMed]
  • Klatser P, Anthony R, den Hertog A, Leeflang M, Boer K, Misleading conclusion. INT J TUBERC LUNG D 2010;14 (3):377 [PubMed]
  • Mugasa CM, Deborggraeve S, Schoone GJ, Laurent T, Leeflang MM, Ekangu RA, El Safi S, Saad AFA, Basiye FL, de Doncker S, Lubega GW, Kager PA, Büscher P, Schallig HDFH, Accordance and concordance of PCR and NASBA followed by oligochromatography for the molecular diagnosis of Trypanosoma brucei and Leishmania. TROP MED INT HEALTH 2010;15 (7):800-805 [PubMed]

2009

  • Cnossen JS, ter Riet G, Mol BW, van der Post JA, Leeflang MM, Meads CA, Hyde C, Khan KS, Are tests for predicting pre-eclampsia good enough to make screening viable? A review of reviews and critical appraisal. ACTA OBSTET GYN SCAN 2009;88 (7):758-765 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Bossuyt PMM, Irwig L, Diagnostic test accuracy may vary with prevalence: implications for evidence-based diagnosis. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2009;62 (1):5-12 [PubMed]
  • Lijmer JG, Leeflang M, Bossuyt PMM, Proposals for a phased evaluation of medical tests. MED DECIS MAKING 2009;29 (5):E13-E21 [PubMed]
  • van Munster BC, Korevaar JC, Zwinderman AH, Leeflang MM, de Rooij SEJA, The association between delirium and the apolipoprotein E epsilon 4 allele: new study results and a meta-analysis. AM J GERIAT PSYCHIAT 2009;17 (10):856-862 [PubMed]
  • Wagenaar JFP, Gasem MH, Goris MGA, Leeflang M, Hartskeerl RA, van der Poll T, van 't Veer C, van Gorp ECM, Soluble ST2 Levels Are Associated with Bleeding in Patients with Severe Leptospirosis. PLOS NEGLECT TROP D 2009;3 (6):e453 [PubMed]

2008

  • Brenninkmeijer EEA, Schram ME, Leeflang MMG, Bos JD, Spuls PI, Diagnostic criteria for atopic dermatitis: a systematic review. BRIT J DERMATOL 2008;158 (4):754-765 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang M, Hooft L, Vermeulen H, Diagnostisch onderzoek (deel 4).. NED TIJDSCHR EVID BASED PRACT 2008;6 (3):18-23
  • Leeflang MM, Debets-Ossenkopp YJ, Visser CE, Scholten RJPM, Hooft L, Bijlmer HA, Reitsma JB, Bossuyt PMM, Vandenbroucke-Grauls CM, Galactomannan detection for invasive aspergillosis in immunocompromized patients. COCHRANE DB SYST REV 2008;2008 (4):CD007394 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG. Systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy. s.l.: s.n.; 2008. 188p. ISBN 97890902316 [UvA Dissertations Online] Proefschrift Universiteit van Amsterdam. (Promotor(s): Bossuyt PMM; copromotor(s): Scholten RJPM, Reitsma JB)
  • Leeflang MMG, Deeks JJ, Gatsonis C, Bossuyt PMM, Systematic Reviews of Diagnostic Test Accuracy. ANN INTERN MED 2008;149 (12):889-+ [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Moons KGM, Reitsma JB, Zwinderman AH, Bias in sensitivity and specificity caused by data-driven selection of optimal cutoff values: mechanisms, magnitude, and solutions. CLIN CHEM 2008;54 (4):729-737 [PubMed]
  • Meads CA, Cnossen JS, Meher S, Juarez-Garcia A, ter Riet G, Duley L, Roberts TE, Mol BW, van der Post JA, Leeflang MM, Barton PM, Hyde CJ, Gupta JK, Khan KS, Methods of prediction and prevention of pre-eclampsia: systematic reviews of accuracy and effectiveness literature with economic modelling. HEALTH TECHNOL ASSES 2008;12 (6):iii-iv, 1-270 [PubMed]

2007

  • Cnossen JS, Leeflang MMG, de Haan EEM, Mol BWJ, van der Post JAM, Khan KS, ter Riet G, Accuracy of body mass index in predicting pre-eclampsia: bivariate meta-analysis. BJOG-INT J OBSTET GY 2007;114 (12):1477-1485 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Cnossen JS, van der Post JAM, Mol BWJ, Khan KS, ter Riet G, Accuracy of fibronectin tests for the prediction of pre-eclampsia: a systematic review. EUR J OBSTET GYN R B 2007;133 (1):12-19 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang M, Reitsma J, Scholten R, Rutjes A, Di Nisio M, Deeks J, Bossuyt P, Impact of adjustment for quality on results of metaanalyses of diagnostic accuracy. CLIN CHEM 2007;53 (2):164-172 [PubMed]

2006

  • Leeflang MMG, Debets-Ossenkopp YJ, Visser CE, Bossuyt PMM, Meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy. CLIN INFECT DIS 2006;43 (9):1220; author reply 1220-1220; author reply 1221 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Scholten RJPM, Rutjes AWS, Reitsma JB, Bossuyt PMM, Use of methodological search filters to identify diagnostic accuracy studies can lead to the omission of relevant studies. J CLIN EPIDEMIOL 2006;59 (3):234-240 [PubMed]

2005

  • Cnossen JS, Leeflang MMG, Mol BWJ, van der Post JAM, Khan KS, Gupta JK, ter Riet G, Risk factors for pre-eclampsia at antenatal booking: prediction or causality?. BMJ-BRIT MED J 2005;330 (e-letter):565
  • Leeflang M, Evidence-based medicine in de veterinaire praktijk. TIJDSCHR DIERGENEESK 2005;130 (2):48-49 [PubMed]
  • Leeflang MMG, Bossuyt PMM, Test accuracy is likely to vary depending on the population it is used in. VET PARASITOL 2005;134 (1-2):189 [PubMed]

2004

  • Leeflang MMG, Symposium 'Healthy animals, healthy people'. TIJDSCHR DIERGENEESK 2004;129 (9):303-ev