Which patient and doctor behaviours make a medical consultation more effective from a patient point of view. Results from a European multicentre study in 31 countries KU Leuven
Accessibility to primary care physicians in Belgium: an assessment of policy methods to identify medical deficits Ghent University
Phylogeography of Lassa Virus in Nigeria KU Leuven
CHARACTERIZING THE GENOMIC DIVERSITY, EVOLUTION AND PHYLOGEOGRAPHY OF RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS GENOTYPE ON1 IN KENYA KU Leuven
Recurrent cholera outbreaks, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2008-2017 Institute of Tropical Medicine
In 2017, the exacerbation of an ongoing countrywide cholera outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo resulted in >53,000 reported cases and 1,145 deaths. To guide control measures, we analyzed the characteristics of cholera epidemiology in DRC on the basis of surveillance and cholera treatment center data for 2008-2017. The 2017 nationwide outbreak resulted from 3 distinct mechanisms: considerable increases in the number of cases ...
Geographies of asthma medication purchase for pre-schoolers in Belgium Hasselt University KU Leuven
Pain acceptance and personal control in pain relief in two maternity care models: a cross-national comparison of Belgium and the Netherlands Ghent University
Epidemiology of taeniosis/cysticercosis in Europe, a systematic review Institute of Tropical Medicine Ghent University
BACKGROUND: Taenia solium and Taenia saginata are zoonotic parasites of public health importance. Data on their occurrence in humans and animals in western Europe are incomplete and fragmented. In this study, we aimed to update the current knowledge on the epidemiology of these parasites in this region.
METHODS: We conducted a systematic review of scientific and grey literature published from 1990 to 2015 on the epidemiology of T. ...