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Morbidity Statistics: 2019 Pilot Data Collection Belgium, Final Report

questioned and there are some concerns regarding the compatibility and description of some of the proposed definitions. We propose an easy to read scoring system to evaluate the quality and comparability of ...

Risk assessment of nitrate and nitrite in feed

Highest mean exposure estimates of 53 and 60 mg nitrate/kg bw per day in grass silage‐based diets for beef cattle and fattening goats, respectively, may raise a health concern for ruminants when compared ...

Identifying implementation gaps and priorities for the Singapore government to improve food environment policies: perspectives from a local expert panel.

Healthy Food Environment Policy Index tool and process were used. An expert panel rated the Singapore government’s implementation of forty-seven indicators compared with international best practice in 2018. ...

New QSAR models to predict chromosome damaging potential based on the in vivo micronucleus test

performance. Five different splits were made randomly, each of which had a similar balance between positive and negative substances compared to the full dataset. All generated models were characterised by an ...

Use of a Whole Genome Sequencing-based approach for Mycobacterium tuberculosis surveillance in Europe in 2017-2019: an ECDC pilot study.

multilocus sequence typing (cgMLST), and single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)-based calculation of distances on all WGS data that fulfilled minimum quality criteria to ensure data comparability.From 25 ...

The Belgian health examination survey: objectives, design and methods.

provides useful information to support Belgian health decision-makers and health professionals. As the BELHES followed EHES recommendations to a large extent, the results can be compared with those from ...

Risk assessment of ochratoxin A in food

exception of MOE s for high consumers in the younger age groups, indicating a possible health concern. When compared with the BMDL10  based on the neoplastic endpoint, MOE s were lower than 10,000 for almost ...

Biological monitoring of exposure to pesticide residues among Belgian florists

compared with those of a control group of 42 subjects not occupationally exposed to pesticides, collected in the same periods. A total of 70 residues (56 pesticides and 14 metabolites) were identified, with ...

ADVANCE database characterisation and fit for purpose assessment for multi-country studies on the coverage, benefits and risks of pertussis vaccinations.

estimates were similar to those reported by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Incidence rates of events were comparable in magnitude and age-distribution between databases with the same characteristics. ...

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