Audrey Billy

Latest publications

Using Robson's Ten-Group Classification System for comparing caesarean section rates in Europe: an analysis of routine data from the Euro-Peristat study.

  • Public Health Expertise
August 01, 2021
2021 Aug. BJOG.128(9):1444-1453. Epub 2021 Feb 1.
By:
  • Zeitlin J
  • Durox M
  • Macfarlane A
  • Alexander S
  • Heller G
  • Loghi M
  • Nijhuis J
  • Sól Ólafsdóttir H
  • Mierzejewska E
  • Gissler M
  • Blondel B
  • Euro-Peristat Network (Billy A Couffignal S Lecomte A and Weber G as contributors for Luxembourg).

Analyse et évaluation de l’impact potentiel des recommandations du Conseil scientifique du domaine de la santé, du 9 juillet 2014, en matière des indications de césarienne programmée à terme au Luxembourg. (Book)

  • Public Health Expertise
March 01, 2021
2021 Mar. Luxembourg: Direction de la Santé, 2021. 40 p.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Leite S
  • Pivot D
  • Debacker M
  • Weber G
  • Groupe de travail Perinat du LIH (Lecomte A. Pastore J. Billy A. et Couffignal S.).

Producing valid statistics when legislation, culture and medical practices differ for births at or before the threshold of survival: Report of a European workshop.

  • Public Health Expertise
February 01, 2020
2020 Feb. BJOG.127(3):314-318. Epub 2019 Nov 6.
By:
  • Smith LK
  • Blondel B
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A. as representative for Luxembourg).

Surveillance de la santé périnatale au Luxembourg: Rapport sur les naissances 2014-2015-2016 et leur évolution depuis 2001. (Book)

  • Public Health Expertise
November 01, 2018
2018 Nov. Luxembourg: Ministère de la santé, Luxembourg Institute of Health, 2018. 57 p.
By:
  • Lecomte A
  • Barre J
  • Billy A
  • Couffignal S
  • de Rekeneire N
  • Weber G.

International variations in the gestational age distribution of births: an ecological study in 34 high-income countries.

  • Public Health Expertise
April 01, 2018
2018 Apr. Eur J Public Health.28(2):303-309.
By:
  • Delnord M
  • Mortensen L
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Blondel B
  • Gissler M
  • Kramer MR
  • Richards JL
  • Deb-Rinker P
  • Rouleau J
  • Morisaki N
  • Nassar N
  • Bolumar F
  • Berrut S
  • Nybo Andersen AM
  • Kramer MS
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

How do late terminations of pregnancy affect comparisons of stillbirth rates in Europe? Analyses of aggregated routine data from the Euro-Peristat Project.

  • Public Health Expertise
January 01, 2018
2018 Jan. BJOG.125(2):226-234. Epub 2017 Jul 17.
By:
  • Blondel B
  • Cuttini M
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Gissler M
  • Loghi M
  • Prunet C
  • Heino A
  • Smith L
  • van der Pal-de Bruin K
  • Macfarlane A
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Variations in rates of severe perineal tears and episiotomies in 20 European countries: a study based on routine national data in Euro-Peristat Project.

  • Public Health Expertise
July 01, 2016
2016 Jul. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand.95(7):746-54. Epub 2016 Apr 5.
By:
  • Blondel B
  • Alexander S
  • Bjarnadottir RI
  • Gissler M
  • Langhoff-Roos J
  • Novak-Antolic Z
  • Prunet C
  • Zhang WH
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Declines in stillbirth and neonatal mortality rates in Europe between 2004 and 2010: results from the Euro-Peristat project.

  • Public Health Expertise
June 01, 2016
2016 Jun. J Epidemiol Community Health.70(6):609-15. Epub 2015 Dec 30.
By:
  • Zeitlin J
  • Mortensen L
  • Cuttini M
  • Lack N
  • Nijhuis J
  • Haidinger G
  • Blondel B
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Surveillance de la santé périnatale au Luxembourg: 2011 - 2012 - 2013. (Book)

  • Public Health Expertise
April 27, 2016
2016 Apr. Luxembourg: Luxembourg Institute of Health, Ministère de la santé, 2016. 143 p.
By:
  • Lecomte A
  • Billy A
  • Couffignal S.

Variations in Multiple Birth Rates and Impact on Perinatal Outcomes in Europe.

  • Public Health Expertise
March 01, 2016
2016 Mar. PLoS One.11(3):e0149252.
By:
  • Heino A
  • Gissler M
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Blondel B
  • Klungsoyr K
  • Verdenik I
  • Mierzejewska E
  • Velebil P
  • Sol Olafsdottir H
  • Macfarlane A
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Wide differences in mode of delivery within Europe: risk-stratified analyses of aggregated routine data from the Euro-Peristat study.

  • Public Health Expertise
March 01, 2016
2016 Mar. BJOG.123(4):559-68. Epub 2015 Mar 9.
By:
  • Macfarlane AJ
  • Blondel B
  • Mohangoo AD
  • Cuttini M
  • Nijhuis J
  • Novak Z
  • Olafsdottir HS
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat contributors (Billy A and Lecomte A for Luxembourg).

Socioeconomic inequalities in stillbirth rates in Europe: measuring the gap using routine data from the Euro-Peristat Project.

  • Public Health Expertise
January 19, 2016
2016 Jan. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth.16:15.
By:
  • Zeitlin J
  • Mortensen L
  • Prunet C
  • Macfarlane A
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Gissler M
  • Szamotulska K
  • van der Pal K
  • Bolumar F
  • Andersen AM
  • Olafsdottir HS
  • Zhang WH
  • Blondel B
  • Alexander S
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Linking databases on perinatal health: a review of the literature and current practices in Europe.

  • Public Health Expertise
January 10, 2016
2016 Jan. Eur J Public Health.26(3):422-30. Epub 2016 Jan 10.
By:
  • Delnord M
  • Szamotulska K
  • Hindori-Mohangoo AD
  • Blondel B
  • Macfarlane AJ
  • Dattani N
  • Barona C
  • Berrut S
  • Zile I
  • Wood R
  • Sakkeus L
  • Gissler M
  • Zeitlin J
  • Euro-Peristat Scientific Committee (Billy A and Lecomte A contributors for Luxembourg).

Surveillance de la santé périnatale au Luxembourg: Evolution de 2001-2011. (Book)

  • Public Health Expertise
June 01, 2013
2013 Jun. Luxembourg: Ministère de la santé, Centre de Recherche Public de la Santé, 2013. 187 p. ISBN 978-2-919909-84-1.
By:
  • Lecomte A
  • Billy A
  • Lair ML
  • Couffignal S
  • Kosmala M
  • Putz J
  • Wagener Y
  • Weber G.

European perinatal health report: Health and care of pregnant women and babies in Europe in 2010

  • Public Health Expertise
May 01, 2013
2013 May. Luxembourg: Euro-Peristat, 2013. 250 p.
By:
  • Euro-Peristat Network (Lecomte A and Billy A as contributors for Luxembourg)
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