Search results - 1621 results

The Benefits of Whole Genome Sequencing for Foodborne Outbreak Investigation from the Perspective of a National Reference Laboratory in a Smaller Country.

analyzed using WGS and compared with their conventional investigations. The corresponding results were obtained, with WGS delivering even more information, e.g., on virulence and antimicrobial resistance ...

Point prevalence survey of antimicrobial use and healthcare-associated infections in Belgian acute care hospitals: results of the Global-PPS and ECDC-PPS 2017.

consumption were pooled. Detailed data on HAI s were analysed for ECDC- PPS. Results: Overall, 110 Belgian acute care hospital sites participated in the ECDC and Global- PPS (countrywide participation rate: ...

PT-2020-NRL-TE-FASFC “Determination of As, Cd, Pb and Hg in food supplements"

presents the results of the proficiency test organised by the NRL- TE which focused on the determination of trace elements in food supplements. The results from the PT were treated in Sciensano, Tervuren. ...

Bepaling van spoorelementen in diverse matrices met spectrometische technieken.

(garments) were mineralized with HNO3 + HF in a heating block and the Ti concentration was analyzed with an ICP- OES. The raw results were evaluated with the acceptance criteria and then reported. Results In ...

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

framework of the European Health Examination Survey (EHES) initiative. Finally 1184 individuals participated in the BELHES, resulting in a participation rate of 24.1%. Results for all the core BELHES ...

Benchmarking food environment policies for the prevention of diet-related non-communicable diseases in Kenya: National expert panel's assessment and priority recommendations.

and prioritized. RESULTS: In the policy development cycle, 16/43 (37%) of good practice policy indicators were judged to be in ‘implementation’ phase, including: food composition targets, packaged foods’ ingredient ...

Environmental exposures and health behavior in association with mental health: a study design.

mediation analyses are used taking into account a priori selected covariates and confounders. Results: As this study combined data of BHIS and laboratory analyses, not all data is available for all ...

Gender‐dependent association between exhaled nitric oxide and the CC16 38AA genotype in young school children

Abstract: Background Studies that investigated the association between the CC16 A38G polymorphism and the risk of asthma yielded conflicting results. The aim of this study among schoolchildren was to assess ...

Risk assessment of ochratoxin A in food

bw per day was calculated from kidney tumours seen in rats. The estimation of chronic dietary exposure resulted in mean and 95th percentile levels ranging from 0.6 to 17.8 and from 2.4 to 51.7 ng/kg bw ...

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

included (n=2306; BE: 1233; NL: 729; ES: 344). RESULTS: A statistically significant increase was found between 2009/2010 and 2014 in the prevalence of communication about diagnosis (from 84% to 94%) and ...

QR code

QR code for this page URL