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Measuring mental health burden in humanitarian settings: a critical review of assessment tools

discussed is that self-report tools inaccurately estimate the prevalence of mental health problems. This inaccuracy is further exacerbated by a lack of cultural appropriateness of the tools, as many are ...

Whole-genome sequencing for TB source investigations: principles of ethical precision public health.

interdisciplinary stakeholder discussions and performed ethical analyses of real-world illustrative cases to identify principles that optimise benefit and mitigate harm of WGS-driven TB source investigations. The ...

Diagnosis, prevention and control of urinary tract infections: a survey of routine practices in Belgian nursing homes

without surveillance, respectively (P < 0.001). Discussion: This survey identified key areas for improving the diagnosis and prevention of UTI s, such as education and training regarding the basics of ...

Sociocultural Influences on Food Choices and Implications for Sustainable Healthy Diets.

institutions. In this article, we highlight the need to examine sociocultural influences on food practices as precursors to food policy decisions. DISCUSSION: Sociocultural food practices relate to ideas and ...

Shaping Physical, Economic, and Policy Components of the Food Environment to Create Sustainable Healthy Diets.

critical for ensuring equitable access to foods that are healthy, safe, affordable, and appealing. DISCUSSION: Current food environments are creating inequities, and sustainable healthy foods are generally ...

Acrylamide in other foods_Determination of acrylamide levels in some food categories and estimation of the exposure for the Belgian population

also part of the discussions on Novel Food Regulation (EU) 2015/2283. Therefore, this research project was issued in order to collect missing data on acrylamide contamination for different food ...

Food Chemistry, Function and AnalysisDNA Techniques to Verify Food Authenticity CHAPTER 8. GMO Detection and Identification Using Next-generation Sequencing

The application of these NGS approaches to biotech organisms created by genome editing techniques, which are currently not included in the scope of European Union (EU) legislation, is also discussed ...

End-of-life communication in advanced cancer: international trends (2009-2014).

a standardised form, GP s registered all deceased adult patients in their practice and reported for five end-of-life care topics whether they had been discussed with the patient. Non-sudden cancer deaths were ...

Modelling for Taenia solium control strategies beyond 2020

mathematical modelling approaches. In this paper, we outline developments in T. solium control and in particular the use of modelling to help achieve post-2020 targets for control of T. solium. We discuss the ...

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