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Validity of self-reported data to assess the prevalence of overweight, hypertension and cholesterol

Heyden, Johan Source: European Journal of Public Health, Volume 31, Issue Supplement_3 (2021) Abstract: Background Accurate data on the risk factors of non-communicable diseases is essential to build ...

Validity of air pollution annoyance to assess long-term exposure to air pollution in Belgium

level. To avoid the risk of exposure misclassification, one possibility is to interpolate air pollution measures at the residence through a Geographical Information Systems. However, this might imply ...

Risk factors and prevention concerning falls among older general practice patients in Belgium, 2019-2020

Publication Type: Scientific poster, presentation or proceeding Authors: Moreels, Sarah; De Schreye, Robrecht Source: EU Falls Festival 2022, Abstract Book of EU Falls Festival 2022, Leuven, Belgium (2022) Keywords: Accidental Falls prevention primary car ...

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 ...

Pediatric diabetes centres rated parental responsibility and family support as most important determinants of HbA1c using a 17-item questionnaire: a pilot study

different centers. In order to have a proper comparison, consideration must be taken for those external factors’ impact on HbA1c levels (i.e. risk-adjustment). Based on a pilot project, we wanted to identify ...

Analysis of the short-term effect of pollen and spore exposure on allergy medication sales

adjusted for air pollutant concentrations, climate factors, flu, seasonal component and day of the week. Analysis focused on the 2005-2011 period. Results: For most age groups, the relative risk of buying ...

A urinary protein biomarkers panel to discriminate progressive from non-progressive chronic kidney disease using a targeted proteomics method

Discussion disease factors Follow general general population General-population Group High risk HIGH-RISK hospital INFORMATION IS Kidney Literature Marker Markers Mass measurement method methods MODEL models ...

National surveillance of nosocomial infections in neonatal intensive care units in Belgium (Neo-KISS)

Nosocomial infections Objective ON Patient patients period pilot Pneumonia prevention Primary bloodstream infection protocol Quality RATES report Respiratory result results risk Risk Factors Score study ...

Alleviating ecological bias in linking radon exposure to acute childhood leukaemia.

methods MODEL models Multiple public public health Public-health Radiation radon RATES regression relative Relative risk result results risk Risk Factors study threshold use VALIDATION VARIABILITY Abstract: ...

A targeted proteomics method to detect urinary biomarkers of kidney disease

Biomarkers blood Carbon care Categories chronic Clinical conference Creatinine detection Diagnosis disease Diseases effect effects Evolution factors general general population General-population intervention ...

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