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Introduction of human papillomavirus vaccination in Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.

Netherlands) and two with opportunistic cervical cancer screening (Belgium and Luxembourg). METHODS: Experts involved in cervical cancer screening and national immunization programs from the three countries were ...

The incidence and first-year mortality of heart failure in Belgium: a 2-year nationwide prospective registration.

this study is to determine the incidence and mortality of heart failure (HF) in Belgium. METHODS: Data were prospectively collected during a 2-year period by a nationwide network of sentinel practices. ...

Trends of cervical cancer mortality in the member states of the European Union.

we analyse cervical cancer mortality trends in the 27 member states since 1970 and, subsequently, try to explain how screening and other factors have driven changes. METHODS: Data on number of deaths ...

The challenges of organising cervical screening programmes in the 15 old member states of the European Union.

regional programmes commenced in Portugal and Spain. Introduction of new methods of prevention, such as HPV screening and prophylactic HPV vaccination, can reduce the burden further, but this will require ...

International agreement to join forces in synthesizing evidence on new methods for cervical cancer prevention.

to join forces to conduct future meta-analyses of the HPV screening trials and to synthesize evidence on new methods for cervical cancer prevention. Health Topics:  Quality of healthcare Category:  A1 ...

Triage of women with equivocal or low-grade cervical cytology results: a meta-analysis of the HPV test positivity rate.

(cytological classification system, country, continent, collection method and year of publication) had no statistically significant impact, except in LSIL triage where HPV positivity was significantly lower in ...

Prevaccination distribution of human papillomavirus types in women attending at cervical cancer screening in Belgium.

the different HPV types in the population and among women with cervical lesions. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Approximately 10,000 liquid cervical cell samples from women, resident of Flanders (North Belgium) ...

Pooled analysis of the accuracy of five cervical cancer screening tests assessed in eleven studies in Africa and India.

feasible and affordable early detection and management methods is a public health priority. Five screening methods, naked eye visual inspection of the cervix uteri after application of diluted acetic acid ...

Organization of a quality-assurance project in all Belgian multidisciplinary diabetes centres treating insulin-treated diabetes patients: 5 years' experience.

p.179-85 (2008) Keywords: ADOLESCENT Adult Aged Belgium Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Epidemiologic Methods Female Humans Male middle aged Quality Assurance, Health Care Abstract: AIMS: ...

Liquid compared with conventional cervical cytology: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

studies, published between 1991 and 2007, were retrieved through PubMed/EmBase searching and completed by consultation of other sources. METHODS OF STUDY SELECTION: Studies were selected if a conventional ...

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