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Epidemiology of Lyme Disease

Investigation of the epidemiology of Lyme disease depends upon information generated from several sources. Human disease surveillance can be conducted by both passive and active means involving ... CAN J INFECT DIS Epidemiology o f Lyme disease DENNIS J WHITE 0 0 Ticlc-Bome Disease lnsULule. New Yorlc Slale Deparlmenl of lleallh. Albany. New Yorlc. USA 651 Corning Tower. Empire Stale Plaza

Epidemiology of Systemic Pneumococcal Infections in Western Europe

-33 -03,Jax OJ l-33-4-50-52-13-88, e-mail smijgaillat@ch-annecyfl· Overall incidence; Vaccine coverage CLI NICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY Invasive infections: Table I ( 1- 7 ) summarizes variations in ... was found to be 76,500 (11) . EPIDEMIOLOGY OF RESISTANCE Ant imicrobial- res istant Streptococcus pneumoniae is a genuine pandemic. Res istance varies wide ly from one coun try to another in Europe

Epidemiology of hip fractures

(CSSB), Center for Musculoskeletal Surgery (CMSC) , Charité Universitätsmedizin, Berlin , Germany 1 Institute of Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm University , Ulm , Germany 2 Department of ... trends contribute to the particular epidemiology of hip fractures. This overview gives a comprehensive insight in the complete spectrum of global hip fracture epidemiology. Furthermore, the overview

The Epidemiology of

of the epidemiology, risks, consequences and resource utilization of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in Japan, a systematic literature review was undertaken of relevant publications from January ... ); Epidemiology; Japan; Outcomes; Ribotype - PLAIN LANGUAGE SUMMARY Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) is a bacterium that often lives without causing harm in people’s gut. However, when a person has antibiotic

Spatiotemporal epidemiology of rabies at an interface between domestic dogs and wildlife in South Africa

We characterized the spatiotemporal epidemiology of rabies from January 2009 through March 2014 across the interface between a wildlife reserve and communal livestock farming area in South Africa ... -ecological systems is challenging (see for example Lembo et al.9) and requires a sound grasp of the epidemiology of the pathogen in the system of interest. For RABV, this includes an understanding of the risk

Epidemiology and screening for renal cancer

widespread use of abdominal imaging has affected the epidemiology of renal cell carcinoma (RCC). Despite this, over 25% of individuals with RCC have evidence of metastases at presentation. Screening for RCC ... has the potential to downstage the disease. Methods We performed a literature review on the epidemiology of RCC and evidence base regarding screening. Furthermore, contemporary RCC epidemiology data was

Canine filariasis in the Amazon: Species diversity and epidemiology of these emergent and neglected zoonoses

. 2003 . 11 .004 PMID: 14700587 6. Labarthe N , Guerrero J . Epidemiology of heartworm: what is happening in South America and Mexico? Vet Parasitol . 2005 ; 133 : 149 ± 156 ... , Srikitjakarn L , Morakote N , Hoerchner F. The epidemiology of Dirofilaria immitis infection in outpatient dogs at Chiang Mai University Small Animal Hospital, Thailand. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health

The epidemiology of outpatient pain treatment in pediatrics

The epidemiology of outpatient pain treatment in pediatrics Stacy Baldridge, Laura Wallace, Aditi Kadakia Purdue Pharma L.P., Stamford, CT, USA Background: There is limited real-world, population ... outpatient setting edd is necessary to provide a comprehensive description of this lnoa problem. A 2011 systematic review presented a comprehendow sive examination of pediatric pain epidemiology in follow-up

Corrigendum to “The Epidemiology of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in China”

permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. In the article titled “The Epidemiology of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic ... below. Table 5: Information of the deceased patients with SJS/TEN in this study (). References S.-C. Yang, S. Hu, S.-Z. Zhang et al., “The epidemiology of Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic

Pain and chronic pain epidemiology

. Epidemiology of chronic pain Epidemiology, as defined by the World Health Organization is: “the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events (including disease), and the ... applications of this study to the control of diseases and other health problems” [ 1 ]. Thus, epidemiology is not only about collecting numbers, but also takes into account the consequences of quantified

Epidemiology of uveitis in a US population-based study

Ophthalmology, University of California, San Francisco , 10 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 , USA 2 Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco , 550 16th Street, San ... supports smoking as a risk factor, which has clinical relevance since this is a modifiable habit. Epidemiology; Uveitis; Prevalence; Cigarette smoking; Arthritis; Ankylosing spondylitis; Ulcerative colitis

Spatial-temporal characteristics and the epidemiology of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome from 2007 to 2016 in Zhejiang Province, China

Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations. References 1. Watson, D. C. et al. Epidemiology of Hantavirus infections in humans: A

Sleep-disordered breathing in epilepsy: epidemiology, mechanisms, and treatment

life [ 31 ]. In this review, we outline current epilepsy classification and treatments. We examine sleep-disordered breathing in epilepsy, including its epidemiology and pathophysiology. We discuss ... Epidemiology. Standards for epidemiologic studies and surveillance of epilepsy . Epilepsia . 2011 ; 52 ( Suppl 7 ): 2 - 26 . 33. WHO. Epilepsy Fact Sheet. 2017 .

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Cirrhosis: A Review of Its Epidemiology, Risk Factors, Clinical Presentation, Diagnosis, Management, and Prognosis

cirrhosis are essential. To date, there has been no published systematic review on NAFLD cirrhosis. Thus, this article reviews recent studies on the epidemiology, risk factors, clinical presentation ... -related cirrhosis, and NAFLD cirrhosis will become the leading indication for liver transplantation [7]. 2. Epidemiology With the ongoing epidemic of obesity and metabolic syndrome, NAFLD has become the

Choosing the right model for policy decision-making: the case of smallpox epidemiology

strategies. Discussing the example of smallpox epidemiology, this paper distinguishes three types of strategies: Massive Simulation Models (MSMs), Abstract Simulation Models (ASMs) and Macro Equation Models ... policy decisions, my arguments caution against a general preference for MSMs over ASMs for policy decision purposes in general and vaccination problems in particular. Evidence-based policy; Epidemiology

Epidemiology and ‘big data’

years, epidemiology has gone through a substantial development of both methodology and more sophisticated analyses with determinant- and diseasespecific elements. Despite the discussion earlier in this ... journal as to whether the duality of epidemiology’s embrace of both research methods and content-based topics is a positive development [ 1, 2 ], it shows at least that epidemiology as a discipline is

Epidemiology of hypertension among Bangladeshi adults using the 2017 ACC/AHA Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines and Joint National Committee 7 Guidelines ArticlePubMedPubMed Central Google Scholar26. Omran AR. The epidemiologic transition. A theory of the epidemiology of population change. Milbank Mem Fund Q ... the WHO Country Office for Bangladesh. Author information AffiliationsDepartment of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USAJessica Y. IslamWorld

Development of a Comprehensive Dataset of Hepatitis C Patients and Examination of Disease Epidemiology in the United States, 2013–2016

robustness of the data imputation approach.ConclusionThis is the largest, most comprehensive dataset available to describe the current US HCV patient landscape. Our results highlight that the epidemiology of ... sources provide useful information on HCV epidemiology, a current comprehensive source of information that combines patient information and clinical characteristics stratified by year, payer, and state