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Model of Risk of Exposure to Lyme Borreliosis and Tick-Borne Encephalitis Virus-Infected Ticks in the Border Area of the Czech Republic (South Bohemia) and Germany (Lower Bavaria and Upper Palatinate)
(MDPI AG, 2019)
In Europe, Lyme borreliosis (LB) and tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) are the two vector-borne diseases with the largest impact on human health. Based on data on the density of host-seeking Ixodes ricinus ticks and pathogen ...
Optical-Radiation-Calorimeter Refinement by Virtual-Sensitivity Analysis
(MDPI AG, 2019)
Digital holographic interferometry (DHI) radiation dosimetry has been proposed as an experimental metrology technique for measuring absorbed radiation doses to water with high spatial resolution via noninvasive optical ...
Monitoring anatomical changes of individual patients using statistical process control during head-and-neck radiotherapy
This retrospective feasibility study investigated the application of deformable image registration (DIR) and Exponentially Weighted Moving Average (EWMA) Statistical Process Control (SPC) charts  to monitor and quantify ...
A Delphi study to build consensus on the definition and use of big data in obesity research.
BACKGROUND:'Big data' has great potential to help address the global health challenge of obesity. However, lack of clarity with regard to the definition of big data and frameworks for effectively using big data in the ...
Outdoor Falls Survey Summary of Results
Around a third of people aged over 65 fall over every year, impacting on health, lifestyles and daily mobilities. Existing research demonstrates relationships between the built environment, physical activity and health, ...
Mode Shifts in Conversations with People with Dementia can Cause Confusion
We illustrate how speakers with dementia may shift the whole mode of a conversation as well as its topic or their role in it. This can confuse their unimpaired conversation partner if that partner is less aware of features ...