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COVID-19 mortality, excess mortality, deaths per million and infection fatality ratio, Belgium, 9 March 2020 to 28 June 2020

general population. Both DPM and IFR increase with age and are substantially larger in the nursing home population. Discussion During the first pandemic wave, Belgium had no discrepancy between ...

Integration of various dimensions in food-based dietary guidelines via mathematical approaches: report of a DGE/FENS Workshop in Bonn, Germany, 23–24 September 2019Abstract

invited to discuss and exchange on the topics of mathematical optimisation for the development of FBDG s and different approaches to integrate various dimensions into FBDG s. We concluded that mathematical ...

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 ...

Burden of disease of COVID-19: Strengthening the collaboration for national studies

results that allow for interpretation of consistencies, as well as differences in the quantified direct health impact of the pandemic. Discussion: Harmonized efforts and methodologies have allowed for ...

In silico methods for chromosome damage

different outcomes obtained with the in silic o battery are provided and briefly discussed. Furthermore, results for coumarin are presented in more detail as a case study. Overall, it can be concluded that, ...

Estimating risk factor attributable burden – challenges and potential solutions when using the comparative risk assessment methodology

illustrated by examples, and to discuss ways to handle them. Further, the main challenges are addressed and finally, similarities and differences between CRA and health impact assessments (HIA) are discussed ...

Post COVID-19 condition and its physical, mental and social implications: protocol of a 2-year longitudinal cohort study in the Belgian adult population

months afterwards). Discussion: This study was designed to provide timely information on the short and long term impact of a COVID19 infection, to stakeholders such as policymakers, health practitioners and people with ...

MRSA surveillance programmes worldwide: moving towards a harmonised international approach

MRSA Working Group conducted a structured survey on MRSA surveillance programmes and organised a webinar to discuss the programmes’ strengths and challenges as well as guidelines for harmonisation. ...

Controlled Human Infection Studies: Proposals for guidance on how to design, develop and produce a challenge strain.

regulatory or advisory bodies. This document is intended to discuss fundamental principles of selection, characterization, manufacture, quality control and storage of challenge agents for international ...

Towards Efficient Early Warning: Pathobiology of African Swine Fever Virus "Belgium 2018/1" in Domestic Pigs of Different Age Classes.

fate of these survivors remains under discussion and would need further investigation. Health Topics:  African Swine Fever Peste porcine africaine Afrikaanse varkenspest Manuscript versions:  DOI:  ...

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