Estimating the effective reproductive rate of M. Tuberculosis from changes in molecular clustering rates, to measure the impact of public health interventions on TB transmission Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
The major aim of the present proposal is to understand whether ECF has the ability to reduce transmission of TB in the intervention group when compared to the control group. To achieve this, the following objectives are defined:Compare the proportion of TB-due-to-recent-transmission in intervention and control arms of a Cluster Randomized Trial on the impact of Enhanced Case Finding
a) Genotype isolates from intervention ...
DIAdIC - Evaluation of Dyadic Psychoeducational Interventions for People with Advanced Cancer and their Informal Caregivers (DIAdIC): An international randomized controlled trail Universiteit Gent
randomized controlled trial
evaluating the effectiveness and cost
effectiveness of 2
face) aimed at
quality of life and
with advanced cancer ...
Scaling-up of evidence-based health interventions at population level for the prevention and management of hypertension and/or diabetes Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
are struggling how to scale-up interventions sustainably and effectively. There is an urgent need to develop and document strategies on how to do so.
This project examines the ...
Preparing for clinical trials of interventions to improve the reproductive health of adolescent girls in sub Saharan Africa Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde
The overall aim is to inform future clinical trials of interventions to improve the reproductive health of adolescent girls in sub-Saharan Africa, including vaginal microbicides, vaccines and products that enhance the health of the vaginal environment such as probiotics.