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Epidemiology of scleritis in the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2018: Population-based analysis of 11 million patients and association between scleritis and infectious and immune-mediated inflammatory disease

Tasanee Braithwaite, Nicola J Adderley, Anuradhaa Subramanian, James Galloway, John H Kempen, Krishna Gokhale, Andrew P Cope, Andrew D Dick, Krishnarajah Nirantharakumar, Alastair K Denniston
2021 Arthritis & Rheumatology  
Retrospective cross-sectional and population cohort study (1997-2018) included 10,939,823 patients (n=2946 incident scleritis cases) in The Health Improvement Network (THIN), a nationally-representative  ...  Strongest associations included granulomatosis with polyangiitis, Behçet's disease, and Sjögren's syndrome.  ...  Reasons for this include more adults newly registering for a GP at onset or recurrence of scleritis, or patients newly volunteering medical history of previous scleritis.  ... 
doi:10.1002/art.41709 pmid:33728815 fatcat:ep6b6lzapfek5a2qukth6adhle

Abstracts

2012 Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders  
depends on an interaction of diseasespecific and network-specific factors, suggesting a new paradigm of pathologically determined, specific network degenerations or 'molecular nexopathies'.  ...  Specificity, essential for determining diagnostic utility, has yet to be assessed. The study addressed both sensitivity and specificity of the FTDC in an independent patient cohort.  ...  The case is presented for its rarity of relatively late onset of FTD with possible temporal association with a parasagittal meningioma, and the challenges faced in management.  ... 
doi:10.1159/000342903 pmid:23007027 fatcat:io2rfqz7hndlddkrquqhkjhm7m

Health—exploring complexity: an interdisciplinary systems approach HEC2016

Eva Grill, Martin Müller, Ulrich Mansmann
2016 European Journal of Epidemiology  
In case of reasonable suspicion, affection or death by infectious diseases specific information is differently communicated by laboratories and physicians.  ...  Co-authorship networks were constructed for each disease based on authors and countries as network nodes. Network structures and the importance of nodes and edges were analysed by SNA parameters.  ...  = 34,72; Network-Diameter = 13] (b) www.rki.de [Nodes = 73694; Edges = 3.325.714; Average-Degree = 45,3; Network-Diameter = 16].  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10654-016-0183-1 pmid:27522353 fatcat:dcl3nbpygvh5fg7keri74h55ie

Infectious Disease Epidemiology

N. Nathanson, E. R. Alexander
1996 American Journal of Epidemiology  
Unit 34 Blutspendersurveillance European Directorate for the Quality in Medicines and healthcare (EDQM). Working group TS057 "Sexual risk behavior having an impact on blood donor management".  ...  In collaboration with national, federal and communal partners in Germany, these studies are used as the basis to tailor prevention strategies targeting specifically these groups.  ...  The underlying reasons leading to the observed differences in patient management of children remain to be investigated. The results were presented at 4.  ... 
doi:10.1093/aje/144.supplement_8.s34 pmid:8857840 fatcat:6x5ban3wr5fshanwarosanwjwq

Infectious disease epidemiology [chapter]

Marc Lipsitch
2015 Teaching Epidemiology  
Unit 34 Blutspendersurveillance European Directorate for the Quality in Medicines and healthcare (EDQM). Working group TS057 "Sexual risk behavior having an impact on blood donor management".  ...  In collaboration with national, federal and communal partners in Germany, these studies are used as the basis to tailor prevention strategies targeting specifically these groups.  ...  The underlying reasons leading to the observed differences in patient management of children remain to be investigated. The results were presented at 4.  ... 
doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685004.003.0016 fatcat:olecp4fdzvdi3orrnnqusbbs6i

Infectious disease epidemiology [chapter]

Marc Lipsitch
2010 Teaching Epidemiology  
Unit 34 Blutspendersurveillance European Directorate for the Quality in Medicines and healthcare (EDQM). Working group TS057 "Sexual risk behavior having an impact on blood donor management".  ...  In collaboration with national, federal and communal partners in Germany, these studies are used as the basis to tailor prevention strategies targeting specifically these groups.  ...  The underlying reasons leading to the observed differences in patient management of children remain to be investigated. The results were presented at 4.  ... 
doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.016 fatcat:6wcltfzcifacjjwoc3lorblabq

Infectious Disease (in) Epidemiology

William C. Miller
2010 Epidemiology  
Unit 34 Blutspendersurveillance European Directorate for the Quality in Medicines and healthcare (EDQM). Working group TS057 "Sexual risk behavior having an impact on blood donor management".  ...  In collaboration with national, federal and communal partners in Germany, these studies are used as the basis to tailor prevention strategies targeting specifically these groups.  ...  The underlying reasons leading to the observed differences in patient management of children remain to be investigated. The results were presented at 4.  ... 
doi:10.1097/ede.0b013e3181e942e2 pmid:20699678 fatcat:fvozxosnxvhezjxswda3dhea4q

Infectious Disease Epidemiology [chapter]

Susanne Straif-Bourgeois, Raoult Ratard, Mirjam Kretzschmar
2014 Handbook of Epidemiology  
Unit 34 Blutspendersurveillance European Directorate for the Quality in Medicines and healthcare (EDQM). Working group TS057 "Sexual risk behavior having an impact on blood donor management".  ...  In collaboration with national, federal and communal partners in Germany, these studies are used as the basis to tailor prevention strategies targeting specifically these groups.  ...  The underlying reasons leading to the observed differences in patient management of children remain to be investigated. The results were presented at 4.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-09834-0_34 fatcat:moiem6wgpjcjfmk62aoxhgkl7i

Informatics for Health 2017: Advancing both science and practice

Philip J. Scott, Ronald Cornet, Colin McCowan, Niels Peek, Paolo Fraccaro, Nophar Geifman, Wouter T. Gude, William Hulme, Glen P. Martin, Richard Williams
2017 Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics  
The goal is multi-level Learning Health Systems that consume and intelligently act upon both patient data and organizational intervention outcomes.Conclusions: Informatics for Health demonstrated the art  ...  The Informatics for Health congress, 24-26 April 2017, in Manchester, UK, brought together the Medical Informatics Europe (MIE) conference and the Farr Institute International Conference.  ...  The Bayesian inference for the model allows for full characterisation of statistical uncertainty.  ... 
doi:10.14236/jhi.v24i1.939 pmid:28665785 fatcat:fj7cg7o6h5c3hnd5x7b2cfo2te

Emerging Information Technologies to Provide Improved Decision Support for Surveillance, Prevention, and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases [chapter]

Saul Lozano-Fuentes, Christopher M., Marlize Coleman, Michael Coleman, Bborie Park, William K., Lars Eise
2011 Efficient Decision Support Systems - Practice and Challenges in Biomedical Related Domain  
Emerging information technologies present new opportunities to reduce the burden of vector-borne diseases through improved decision support for surveillance, prevention, and control of vectors and their  ...  or control parameters, automated alerts when thresholds for key entomological or epidemiological risk measures are reached, and capacity for map-based data visualization.  ...  Acknowledgments Funding for the multi-disease system for tropical vector-borne diseases was provided (to LE, MC, MC, and SLF)  ... 
doi:10.5772/16703 fatcat:d2gbbancbjgrln2snly7455kha

Health Geomatics: An Enabling Suite of Technologies in Health and Healthcare

M.N Kamel Boulos, A.V Roudsari, E.R Carson
2001 Journal of Biomedical Informatics  
This computer-driven Bayesian matrix can help diagnose most of the world's infectious diseases based on the signs, symptoms, and laboratory findings that users enter for their patients.  ...  Another study investigated Lyme disease in Westchester Health/Public Health Applications County, New York, to develop a satellite remote sensing/ GIS model for prediction of Lyme disease risk, which can  ... 
doi:10.1006/jbin.2001.1015 pmid:11723701 fatcat:o3eehqlbmbgprb72fl4bfpwwdu

International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases 2018 Poster and Oral Presentation Abstracts

2018 Emerging Infectious Diseases  
Lyme disease.  ...  Conclusions: Lyme disease-related hospitalization costs were highest among persons for whom Lyme disease may be low on the differential diagnosis list due to age, season, or geography; these findings underscore  ...  A specific ser. Mbandaka PFGE pattern was first identified in two isolates in 2008, which were temporally and geographically similar.  ... 
doi:10.3201/eid2409.nn2409 fatcat:ba2ez7c45zg2plezo64wusdcqu

International Society for Disease Surveillance Conference 2011: Building the Future of Public Health Surveillance

Daniel B. Neill, Karl A. Soetebier
2011 Emerging Health Threats Jour  
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  ...  We thank all clinicians for providing their assistance and all patients for their participation in providing clinical data.  ...  occurrences (i.e., Lyme disease) and nonreportable clusters (i.e., carbon monoxide).  ... 
doi:10.3402/ehtj.v4i0.11702 pmid:24149043 pmcid:PMC3261719 fatcat:3irrx5ne3bdntbyntliy33yzca

Curriculum Content and Evaluation of Resident Competency in Clinical Pathology (Laboratory Medicine): A Proposal

B. R. Smith
2006 Clinical Chemistry  
Clinical pathology (CP), 12 also referred to as laboratory medicine, is an expansive discipline that is anchored in the clinical laboratory and encompasses a fund of knowledge, reasoning, and skills in  ...  Over that time period, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) substantially revised the requirements for training programs, the American Board of Pathology (ABP) amended both  ...  for an individual patient's disease state. • Understand use of Bayesian analysis for risk assessments.  ... 
doi:10.1373/clinchem.2005.066076 pmid:16569705 fatcat:idlam4ygdndjtadhk7sep6pmu4

Epidemic-Associated Neisseria meningitidis Detected by Multilocus Enzyme Electrophoresis

Michael Reeves
1995 Emerging Infectious Diseases  
the cluster and ensuring safe care for patients.  ...  His primary research interests include rickettsial diseases such as ST and JSF. Acknowledgment We thank the patient for providing consent to publish this case. About the Author Dr.  ...  Public health officials should be vigilant for increasing Lyme disease incidence in this region.I n the United States, Lyme disease caused by tickborne bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto occurs  ... 
doi:10.3201/eid0102.950203 pmid:8903159 pmcid:PMC2626839 fatcat:73vig66uc5bfjbb2ddrk5dvumm
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