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Awareness of, Willingness to Take PrEP and Its Actual Use Among Belgian MSM at High Risk of HIV Infection: Secondary Analysis of the Belgian European MSM Internet Survey

Wim Vanden; Jessika Deblonde; Vuylsteke, Bea Source: AIDS and Behavior (2021) Keywords: HIV prevention Abstract: We examined PrEP awareness, willingness to take it and early PrEP use among men who have ...

Surveillance of COVID-19 mortality in Belgium, epidemiology and methodology during 1st and 2nd wave (March 2020- 14 February 2021)

cardiovascular disease and diabetes were risk factors for mortality. Additionally, the estimated COVID-19 case fatality in Belgium confirmed that it was higher for the elderly and male population. In the second ...

Quantitative decision making in animal health surveillance: Bovine Tuberculosis Surveillance in Belgium as case study.

gamma (IFN-γ) and serological testing with antibody-enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (Ab- ELISA) targeting at-risk herds would enable an increase in the overall cost effectiveness (sensitivity and ...

Urban environment and mental health: the NAMED project, protocol for a mixed-method study

Brussels urban population associations between the urban residential environment and mental health, taking respondents’ socioeconomic status and physical health into account. Mental health is determined by ...

Prevalence of burnout risk and factors associated with burnout risk among ICU nurses during the COVID-19 outbreak in French speaking Belgium

Coronavirus COVID-19 intensive care unit Nurses Workload Abstract: Objective:Burnout is a global work-related phenomenon. Intensive care unit (ICU) nurses are at risk ofburnout and the COVID-19 pandemic may ...

Does arsenic pose a health concern after consumption of clay products?

Publication Type: Peer reviewed scientific article Authors: Heidi Demaegdt; Nadia Waegeneers; Karlien Cheyns; Ann Ruttens Source: Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess, Volume ...

Position paper on the use of an “estimated acceptable concentration” (EAC) as basis for a control policy's action level for carcinogens unintentionally present in food

control policy’s action levels should be considered as part of risk management, which is not always based on scientific risk assessment alone, the concept of an ‘estimated acceptable concentration’ (EAC) is ...

Update of the risk assessment of nickel in food and drinking water

tolerable daily intake (TDI) toxicity Abstract: The European Commission asked EFSA to update its previous Opinion on nickel in food and drinking water, taking into account new occurrence data, the updated ...

Heat related mortality in the two largest Belgian urban areas: A time series analysis

until 2011 taking into account the effect of air pollution. Methods The threshold in temperature above which mortality increases was determined using segmented regressions for both urban areas. The ...

Predictors of nursing-home entry for elders in Belgium

care services is expected to rise during the coming years. For a better planning of health care resources policy makers have to be aware of risk factors associated to nursing home entry (NHE). The ...

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