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Perspective: Essential Study Quality Descriptors for Data from Nutritional Epidemiologic Research.

quality of cohort, case-control, and cross-sectional studies and dietary measurement. Second, 2 face-to-face workshops were organized to determine the study characteristics that affect data quality. Third, ...

Public Health Impact of Congenital Toxoplasmosis and Cytomegalovirus Infection in Belgium, 2013: A Systematic Review and Data Synthesis.

the burden due to fetal losses was included and decreases in DALY s when comprehensive CT prevention measures were conducted. Addressing the key data gaps identified may allow generation of the data ...

Attribution of global foodborne disease to specific foods: Findings from a World Health Organization structured expert elicitation.

equal and performance weights. Performance weighted results are reported as they increased the informativeness of estimates, while retaining accuracy. We report measures of central tendency and ...

The HUMTICK study: protocol for a prospective cohort study on post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome and the disease and cost burden of Lyme borreliosis in Belgium.

relative importance of Lyme borreliosis in Belgium and information on the economic cost will help to formulate cost-effective measures. There are only few prospective studies conducted estimating the ...

Prenatal diagnosis and prevention of toxoplasmosis in pregnant women in Northern Vietnam: study protocol.

followed-up by the gynaecologists according to a predefined protocol. Every participant will be informed on her serological status, risk factors and prevention measures and is offered appropriate medical ...

Trends in educational inequalities in premature mortality in Belgium between the 1990s and the 2000s: the contribution of specific causes of deaths.

aged 25-64, followed up for 5 years. Age-standardised mortality rates (ASMR) were computed by educational level (EL) and cause. Inequalities were measured through rate differences (RD s), rate ratios (RR ...

The Effect of Maternal Pertussis Immunization on Infant Vaccine Responses to a Booster Pertussis-Containing Vaccine in Vietnam.

filamentous hemagglutinin (FHA), pertactin (Prn), tetanus toxoid (TT), and diphtheria toxoid (DT) were measured using commercially available enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA). RESULTS:  One month after ...

CystiSim- An Agent-Based Model for Taenia solium Transmission and Control.

slaughtered pigs proportional to their infection intensity. The model allows for evaluation of three interventions measures or combinations hereof: treatment of humans, treatment of pigs, and pig vaccination, ...

Cost-effectiveness analysis in melanoma detection: A transition model applied to dermoscopy.

Effectiveness was expressed in quality-adjusted life years (QALY s), a composite measure depending on melanoma-related morbidity and mortality. Costs included costs of treatment and follow-up as well as costs of ...

Harmonising summary measures of population health using global survey instruments.

Issue 10, p.1039-44 (2016) Abstract: measures of population health-health expectancies in particular-have become a standard for quantifying and monitoring population health. To date, cross-national ...

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