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The Epidemiology of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 in Asia: Systematic Review, Meta-analyses, and Meta-regressions

Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) epidemiology in Asia was characterized by assessing seroprevalence levels and extent to which HSV-1 is isolated from clinically diagnosed genital ulcer disease ... epidemiology is transitioning in Asia. HSV-1 is probably playing a significant role as a sexually transmitted infection, explaining one-fifth of genital herpes cases. There is a need for expanded seroprevalence

Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

California/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck School of Medicine , Los Angeles, California 90089-9176, USA 90089-9176, USA. Telephone 323-865-0842, fax 323-865-0104, e-mail , USA Alcohol; Epidemiology ... ; Hepatocellular carcinoma; Oral contraceptives; Risk factors; Tobacco; Virus - MINI-REVIEW MC Yu, J-M Yuan, S Govindarajan, RK Ross. Epidemiology of hepatocellular carcinoma. Can J Gastroenterol 2000;14( 8

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 snakebites in Kédougou region (eastern Senegal): comparison of various methods for assessment of incidence and mortality

words: Epidemiology; Snakebite; Envenomation; Senegal; Incidence Background Although widely regarded as a public health issue, there is no consolidated data on the number of victims or

Epidemiology of envenomations by terrestrial venomous animals in Brazil based on case reporting: from obvious facts to contingencies

Abstract Background: Envenomation remains a neglected public health issue in most tropical countries. A better understanding of the epidemiology of bites and stings by venomous animals should ... ; Brazil; Epidemiology Background The evaluation of the incidence and mortality of envenomation is necessary to advocate measures that aim to reduce the accidents by venomous animal attacks and

Honeybees and caterpillars: epidemiology of accidents involving these animals in the Criciúma region, southern Santa Catarina State, Brazil

The present study aimed to acquire knowledge regarding some aspects of the epidemiology and injuries provoked by honeybees and caterpillars in southern Santa Catarina State, Brazil. Epidemiological ... of the recorded accidents. Key Words: epidemiology, honeybees, caterpillars, poisonous animals, accidents, Brazil.     INTRODUCTION In developing countries, accidents resulting from

Epidemiology of coronary artery disease and stroke and associated risk factors in Gaza community –Palestine

25years in this area. Data on the CVD epidemiology in the Middle-East are limited. In the Coronary Artery Disease in Saudi study (CADISS), a national community-based study conducted in urban and rural area ... of type 2 diabetes among 2355 adults was 29.3% [ 35 ]. For smokers, our estimated prevalence was 23.2%. The WHO report on the global tobacco epidemiology (2011) estimated that Europe had the highest

Molecular epidemiology of Blastocystis isolated from animals in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

, seeds and fruits [55, 56, 57], increasing the chances of ingesting Blastocystis cysts. Further studies of native Brazilian fauna should increase our knowledge of Blastocystis epidemiology and host ... studies should extend our findings need and investigate a larger number of samples and animal orders, so as to better understand the ecology, epidemiology and host specificity of Blastocystis. Our findings

Epidemiology of lumbar punctures in hospitalized patients in the United States

descriptions of the epidemiology of LPs in United States (US) Emergency Departments (EDs); for example, the number of patients undergoing diagnostic LP, and their characteristics, diagnoses and outcomes. An ... novel assays. In this study, we sought to describe the epidemiology of diagnostic LPs among Emergency Department-treated patients the United States. Methods Study design We analyzed data from the

Epidemiology of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Infection in Children and Young People With Cystic Fibrosis: Analysis of UK Cystic Fibrosis Registry

Infection with nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) is of growing clinical concern in people with cystic fibrosis (CF). The epidemiology of infection in children and young people remains poorly ... remains poorly understood. Our goal was to investigate the epidemiology of NTM infection in the pediatric age group using data from the UK CF Registry. Methods Data from 2010–2015 for individuals aged <16

Epidemiologia e planejamento: a recomposição das práticas epidemiológicas na gestão do SUS

This paper has the aims of synthesizing some of the approaches related with the use of epidemiology in health services, of describing some proposals and of discussing the feasibility and obstacles ... epidemiological practices inside Unified Brazilian Health System (SUS). The essay describes some aspects of the epidemiology’s crisis and analysis some constraints to the use of epidemiological knowledge in health

Epidemiology and burden of influenza in healthy children aged 6 to 35 months: analysis of data from the placebo arm of a phase III efficacy trial

and Epidemiology Department, Sanofi Pasteur, Lyon, France (2) Global Clinical Biostatistics Department, Sanofi Pasteur, Marcy l’Étoile, France (3) Global HEOR Department, Sanofi Pasteur, Lyon ... , Lyon, France (7) Epidemiology and International Health Team, Emergent Pathogens Laboratory, Fondation Mérieux, International Center for Research in Infectiology, National Institute of Health and

Molecular epidemiology of chicken anaemia virus in sick chickens in China from 2014 to 2015

immunosuppression in young chickens and a compromised immune response in older birds. We investigated the molecular epidemiology of CAV in sick chickens in China from 2014 to 2015 and showed that the CAV-positive ... survey [ 14 ]. In addition, a high prevalence of 87% resulted in studies of the virus on live bird markets in Southeast China [ 15 ]. In the present study, our group investigated the epidemiology of

A ten-year China-US laboratory collaboration: improving response to influenza threats in China and the world, 2004–2014

following activities: 1) developing human technical expertise in virology and epidemiology in China; 2) developing a comprehensive influenza surveillance system by enhancing influenza-like illness (ILI ... . With support from USCDC, more than 2500 public health staff from China received virology and epidemiology training, enabling > 98% network laboratories to establish virus isolation and/or nucleic acid

Epidemiology of benign essential blepharospasm: A nationwide population-based retrospective study in Taiwan

. Epub 2001/06/13. PMID: 11402121 . 12. Nutt JG , Muenter MD , Aronson A , Kurland LT , Melton LJ 3rd. Epidemiology of focal and generalized dystonia in Rochester, Minnesota . Mov Disord . 1988 ; 3 ( 3 ... Prefecture in Japan . Mov Disord . 1995 ; 10 ( 4 ): 440 - 3 . Epub 1995/07/01. https://doi.org/10.1002/ mds.870100406 PMID: 7565823 . 14. Duffey PO , Butler AG , Hawthorne MR , Barnes MP . The epidemiology of

Epidemiology of low-energy lower extremity fracture in Chinese populations aged 50 years and above

This study aimed to investigate the epidemiology of low-energy lower-extremity fracture in Chinese men and women aged 50 years and above. This study was a part of Chinese National Fracture Survey ... Hebei Province , Shijiazhuang, Hebei , P.R. China 1 Department of Statistics and Epidemiology, Hebei Medical University , Shijiazhuang, Hebei , P.R. China 2 Chinese Academy of Engineering , Beijing , P.R

Epidemiology of Community-Acquired Pneumonia

. Changes in patient and microbe populations alter The epidemiology of pneumonia. Aspiration and Gram-negative rod pneumonia tend to be more common in nursing home populations. The emergence of macrolide- and ... Epidemiology of c o m m u n i t y - a c q u i r e d p n e u m o n i a Thomas J Marrie FRCPC 0 0 Departments qfMedicine and Microbiology, Dalhousie University and the Queen Elizabeth JI Health

Molecular epidemiology survey and characterization of human influenza A viruses circulating among Palestinians in East Jerusalem and the West Bank in 2015

Palestinian A(H1N1)pdm09 isolates fell into clade 6B, while the A(H3N2) isolates fell into clades 3C.2 and 3C.3, respectively. This study is significant in providing the first insight into the epidemiology and ... report describes influenza A viruses circulating in Palestine in 2015, a country with very limited surveys in the epidemiology and genetic properties of infectious agents. Influenza season 2014/2015 was a

Neonatal Pertussis, an Under-Recognized Health Burden and Rationale for Maternal Immunization: A Systematic Review of South and South-East Asian Countries

Pertussis is an under-recognized cause of neonatal morbidity and mortality. To review information on the epidemiology and disease burden of neonatal pertussis in South and Southeast Asian countries ... literature review of three bibliographic databases was undertaken. Peer-reviewed original studies on neonatal pertussis epidemiology and burden published since 2000, with a geographical scope limited to South