Classifying alcohol control policies with respect to expected changes in consumption and alcohol-attributable harm: the example of Lithuania, 2000-2019 - Rehm J, Štelemėkas M, Ferreira-Borges C, Jiang H, Lange S, Neufeld M, Room R, Casswell S, Tran A, Manthey J.
Due to the high levels of alcohol use, alcohol-attributable mortality and burden of disease, and detrimental drinking patterns, Lithuania implemented a series of alcohol control policies within a relatively short period of time, between 2008 and 2019. Base... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

EU IN CRISIS: Deadly rollout of AstraZeneca vaccine destroys EU's reputation, shatters image of unity within bloc
(Natural News) The European Union is facing a crisis due to the continent’s chaotic and deadly rollout of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine. Multiple nations within the EU had suspended their use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine over reports of dangerous blood clots, including Portugal, Spain, Italy, Luxembourg, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, France, Estonia and Denmark.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Investigation of factors that have affected the outcomes of road traffic accidents on Lithuanian roads - Leonavi čienė T, Pukalskas S, Pumputis V, Kulešienė E, Žuraulis V.
The purpose of this paper is to analyse the possibility for predicting the outcome of a road traffic accident concerning the traffic environment, personal traits of the traffic participant and the vehicle, i.e. aiming to answer the question whether specifi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

To ward off cancer and other diseases we need to change our lifestyle and focus on innovation
(Kaunas University of Technology) The key factor in preventing non-communicable diseases is lifestyle management at the individual level with a focus on such innovations, which can help increase the awareness of risk factors management in society, claim an international team of researchers, among them - scientists from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania in a recent study. According to them, the management of cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular and respiratory diseases requires many strategies from several perspectives and on different levels. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - January 25, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Effectiveness of Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) in Lithuania - Rimkeviciene J, Skruibis P, Padro štytė G.
This study evaluated the effectiveness of the Lithuanian translation of the Applied Suicide Interventions Skills Training (ASIST). In total 248 participants (45.7%) completed pre- and post-assessment and 146 (26.9%) had data at 3-month follow-up. Suicide ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Interactive game created by a Lithuanian team won World Summit Awards
(Kaunas University of Technology) An interactive educational game " Flight Across the Atlantic " featuring the legendary flight of Lithuanian pilots Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas was announced as one of the winners in the global digital innovation competition World Summit Awards (WSA). The product was created by the team of innovators from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and Vytautas the Great War Museum. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The predictive role of individual differences of the work performance of Lithuanian driving examiners - Endriulaitien ė A, Šeibokaitė L, Markšaitytė R, Žardeckaitė-Matulaitienė K.
Driver examiners are one of the first traffic safety agents as they ensure that candidates with bad skills do not participate in the traffic as licensed drivers. The aim of this study is to evaluate the role of individual differences for the occupational p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Russia moves to curb internet following investigative reports on Navalny poisoning
Vilnius, Lithuania, December 22, 2020—Russian authorities have advanced measures to punish online libel, police the internet, and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lithuanian researchers propose combination of methods to improve anticancer drug delivery
(Kaunas University of Technology) Application of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound in combination with microbubbles might enhance the delivery of chemotherapy medication used for treating cancers. In their study, a team of Lithuanian researchers from three universities - KTU, LSMU and VMU - claim that the rate of microbubble survival time is the best indicator for determining the efficiency of sonoporation, i.e. ultrasound-induced laceration of the cancer cell membrane. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Domestic violence: the situation assessment of crimes victims with disabilities - Uscila R.
The aim of this article is to reveal situation and level of the victimization of persons with disabilities in Lithuania, also to present the victimology characteristics of victims with disabilities and to formulate proposals, recommendations for the develo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

The relationships of problem-solving, anger expression and control, self-reflection and insight of prospective and in-service teachers - Petrulyt ė A, Navaitienė J, Rimienė V.
The article presents the research on relations of problem-solving, anger, self-reflection of prospective and in-service teachers. The research within the sample of Lithuanian teachers disclosed positive correlations between their rationality in problem-sol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Lithuanians Urged To Stockpile Food Amid Reports Of Nuclear Power Incident
Days after reports emerged that the newly opened Belarus nuclear power plant suffered an incident, authorities in neighboring Lithuania... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Naked man flashes behind notoriously anti-LGBT Lithuanian MP during online meeting
A naked man appeared behind Lithuanian MP Petras Gražulis during a conference call of the parliament™s Culture Committee. Gražulis is... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lithuania's parliament OKs new PM, then closes due to virus
Lithuania’s parliament approved Tuesday conservative Ingrida Simonyte as the Baltic country’s next prime minister before shutting down for a week because of a recent COVID-19 spike in the country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - November 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Children's internet use profiles in relation to behavioral problems in Lithuania, Latvia, and Taiwan - Pakalniskiene V, Jusien ė R, Sebre SB, Chun-Li Wu J, Laurinaitytė I.
This study explored the profiles of elementary-school-aged children's Internet use in relation to their emotional and behavioral problems. Participating in this cross-sectional study were 877 child-parent dyads from Latvia, Lithuania, and Taiwan. Children ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Non-invasive electrolyte levels' measuring method can prevent sudden cardiac death
(Kaunas University of Technology) Researchers from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania came up with the idea on how to measure fluctuating blood potassium levels non-invasively, through electrocardiogram. The researchers claim that their method may become a digital biomarker in the future for managing electrolyte levels. This would be a huge step towards preventing potentially life-threatening conditions among people who suffer from chronic kidney disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 23, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

New method developed by Lithuanian scientists can reach 90% accuracy in detecting melanoma
(Kaunas University of Technology) A team of researchers from Kaunas University of Technology and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences proposed a non-invasive method for detection of melanoma. A patented computer-aided diagnostic system developed by Lithuanian scientists proved to be more than 90% accurate in detecting malignancy in diagnostic images of skin lesions acquired from 100 patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 9, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Lithuania upset over soon-to-open Belarus nuke plant
The Baltic nation of Lithuania has sent a protest note to Belarus over a planned nuclear power plant close to their shared border that is to start operating in November (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Impact of average speed enforcement systems on traffic safety: evidence from the roads of Lithuania - Gav ėnienė L, Jateikienė L, Čygas D, Kasperavičienė A.
Average speed enforcement systems have been used on the roads of foreign countries for many years already, and give a positive effect on reducing accident number. The article presents good practices in the use of average speed enforcement systems in variou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Identification and analysis of problems in the implementation of road safety audit in Lithuania - Tumavi čė A, Kravcovas I, Jasiuniene V.
Road Safety Audits have already been tightly incorporated in the road design process throughout the world. It has proven to be an effective way of increasing road safety without requiring many resources. The cost-benefit-ratios of Road Safety Audits in dev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Analysis of older pedestrian accidents: a case study of Lithuania - Jasiuniene V, Čygas D.
However, for several decades, Europe has been witnessing demographic ageing. As a result of these changes, a more significant number of elderly road users will be involved in future traffic, and therefore safe mobility management of the older will become a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The typical traffic accident in Lithuania in comparison with Sweden - U špalytė-Vitkūnienė R, Laureshyn A.
Every day we strive to improve the environment and make it as comfortable as possible, creating new products and new technologies that are literally changing people's lives. Transport is one of the most important engines of development in the world and, un... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Lithuania holds national vote, coalition talks expected
The ruling four-party coalition is facing a stiff challenge from the opposition. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Alcohol-related child maltreatment: reports to the Child Rights Protection Service in Kaunas municipality - Tamutiene I.
AIM: To increase understanding of alcohol-related child maltreatment on the basis of child protection cases in Lithuania. The study is based on a document content analysis of 203 case records of families at social risk. It identifies the prevalence of alco... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Contrasts in alcohol-related mortality in Czechia and Lithuania: analysis of time trends and educational differences - Pechholdov á M, Jasilionis D.
This study highlights notable contrasts in temporal trends in alcohol-related mortality and identifies country-specific pattern... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Thanks for the COVID Vaccine, but Can You Say That in Estonian? Thanks for the COVID Vaccine, but Can You Say That in Estonian?
It is hard enough developing a vaccine in record time to halt a global pandemic. But what if you need to print the instructions with every dose in Portuguese, Lithuanian and Greek?Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Baltic states to hit Lukashenko, other Belarus officials with sanctions
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia will announce travel sanctions on about 30 Belarus officials, including President Alexander Lukashenko,... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patterns of abuse and effects on psychosocial functioning in Lithuanian adolescents: a latent class analysis approach - Zelviene P, Daniunaite I, Hafstad GS, Thoresen S, Truskauskait ė-Kunevičienė I, Kazlauskas E.
BACKGROUND: There is considerable evidence that child abuse and neglect has a significant impact on social relationships and mental health across the lifespan. OBJECTIVE: We aimed to estimate the prevalence of child abuse in Lithuanian adolescents, to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Call for Urgent Action by 275 World Leaders on Global Education Emergency In Face of Covid19
Credit: UNICEF Mali / DickoBy External SourceNEW YORK, Aug 18 2020 (IPS) We write to call for urgent action to address the global education emergency triggered by COVID-19. With over 1 billion children still out of school because of the lockdown, there is now a real and present danger that the public health crisis will create a COVID generation who lose out on schooling and whose opportunities are permanently damaged. While the more fortunate have had access to alternatives, the world’s poorest children have been locked out of learning, denied internet access, and with the loss of free school meals – once a lif...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Source Type: news

Temporal patterns of ungulate-vehicle collisions in Lithuania - Ku čas A, Balčiauskas L.
Wildlife mortality caused by vehicles is a serious conservation and economic problem as collisions with large mammals are global, pervasive and increasing. We analysed 14,989 reports of ungulate-vehicle collisions (UVC) that occurred in Lithuania from 2002... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Assess the effects of alcohol control policies in the Baltics
(Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) A new international research project launched in Lithuania will assess the effects of alcohol control policies implemented in the Baltic States and investigate the impact they have had on people's health and the countries' economies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Unique integrated health monitoring system for stroke survivors patented in Lithuania
(Kaunas University of Technology) Group of biomedical engineers from biotech company Gruppo Fos Lithuania and researchers at Kaunas University of Technology and Lithuanian University of Health Sciences have patented a technology for advanced health monitoring of stroke survivors. It is the first solution in the world which monitors and analyses simultaneously a patient's health parameters from the affected part of the brain and those of the cardiovascular system. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tropical disease in medieval Europe revises the history of a pathogen related to syphilis
(Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History) Plague was commonplace in medieval times, so finding its victims in a 15th century Lithuanian graveyard was no surprise. However, discovering one woman with a second disease, yaws -- a close relative of modern syphilis found today only in tropical settings -- was something researchers did not expect. The current study's findings are changing perspectives on the evolutionary history of a disease family thought to be out of reach for the study of ancient DNA. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Review of the Lithuanian alcohol control legislation in 1990-2020 - Mi ščikienė L, Midttun NG, Galkus L, Belian G, Petkeviciene J, Vaitkevičiūtė J, Štelemėkas M.
Since the early 1990s, Lithuania has experienced an increasing level of alcohol consumption and a heavy burden of alcohol-related harm, which is associated with the development of alcohol policies. The aim of this analysis was to provide a chronology of ch... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Where to find the Plandemic documentary with Judy Mikovits in Portuguese, Greek, Spanish, Danish, French, Lithuanian, Turkish, Italian and English
(Natural News) While YouTube, Facebook, Google, Vimeo, Apple and Twitter are working overtime to destroy your ability to see this eye-opening documentary film, users have been uploading the movie to Brighteon.com, the free speech video platform that’s owned and run by patriots like me. Plandemic features Dr. Judy Mikovits, a virologist and former National Cancer... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Longitudinal investigation of posttraumatic growth in female survivors of intimate partner violence: the role of event centrality and identity exploration - Bakaityt ė A, Kaniušonytė G, Truskauskaitė-Kunevičienė I, Zukauskienė R.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the change in posttraumatic growth (PTG) of women survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV) in Lithuania, in relation to the centrality of traumatic experience, identity exploration, and time after exposure t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Workplace mobbing in Polish and Lithuanian organisations with regard to corporate social responsibility - Vveinhardt J, Sroka W.
The 'mobbing' phenomenon is regarded as the actions or behaviour referring to an employee or directed against an employee, comprising persistent and drawn-out harassment or intimidation of that employee. This phenomenon causes substantial negative workplac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Further validation of the Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality-Self-Report (CAPP-SR) in Lithuanian offender and nonoffender samples - Sellbom M, Laurinaityt ė I, Laurinavicius A.
The Comprehensive Assessment of Psychopathic Personality (CAPP) is an emerging integrative model that makes use of 33 symptoms to characterize psychopathic personality disorder, but operationalizations of this model have not endured extensive validation to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation amongst patients with facial dermatoses (acne, rosacea, perioral dermatitis, and folliculitis) in Lithuania - Lukavi čiūtė L, Ganceviciene R, Navickas P, Navickas A, Grigaitiene J, Zouboulis CC.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Skin diseases, especially those with visible manifestation, are considered to cause a major influence on global mental health. Therefore, we determined the prevalence and severity of anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation in a lar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Keeping lower back pain at bay: Exercises designed by Lithuanians are 3 times more efficient
(Kaunas University of Technology) Lithuanian scientists have devised a spinal stabilization exercise program for managing lower back pain for people who perform a sedentary job. After testing the program with 70 volunteers, the researchers have found that the exercises are not only efficient in diminishing the non-specific lower back pain, but their effect lasts 3 times longer than that of a usual muscle strengthening exercise program. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Between experience and social 'norms', identification and compliance: economic and sexual intimate partner violence against women in Lithuania - Grigait ė U, Karalius M, Jankauskaite M.
This article discusses economic and sexual violence against women, which are the two forms of intimate partner violence the least recognised by both Lithuanian society and the survivors of such abuse themselves. The authors of this article analyse the root... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Alcoholism without borders
(National Research University Higher School of Economics) In some former Soviet bloc countries, men often die early due to alcohol abuse. Alcoholism-related mortality varies considerably from one region to another, according to a study in the European part of Russia, Belarus, Lithuania and Poland. The most problematic regions in these terms are north-western and western Russia, eastern and north-western Belarus, south-eastern Lithuania, and eastern and central Poland, say an international team of demography researchers that included scholars from HSE University. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The self-reported driving behaviour of young drivers in Lithuania: an application of the behaviour of young novice drivers scale - Lithuania (BYNDS-Li) - Šeibokaitė L, Endriulaitienė A, Žardeckaitė-Matulaitienė K, Oviedo-Trespalacios O, Watson-Brown N, Scott-Parker B.
Background With just one year left in the Decade of Action for Road Safety, it is timely nations reflect on their progress in the realm of improving road safety more generally, and in young driver road safety specifically given the pernicious problem that... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Coronavirus found in sub-Saharan Africa as WHO says spread could 'get out of control'
First cases also detected in New Zealand and Lithuania as stock market losses around the world deepenCoronavirus - latest newsCoronavirus has spread to sub-Saharan Africa for the first time as stock market losses around the world deepened amid investor alarm over a potential global pandemic.Nigeria ’s health minister, Osagie Ehanire, said the first case in the region was an Italian citizen who worked in Nigeria and had returned from Italy to Lagos on 25 February. “The patient is clinically stable, with no serious symptoms, and is being managed at the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, La gos,” Ehanire s...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 28, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Alison Rourke Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Global development Infectious diseases Science Nigeria World news Africa Source Type: news

Suicide risk among prostate cancer patients before and after the implementation of prostate-specific antigen-based prostate screening in Lithuania in 2006 - Patasius A, Kaceniene A, Ulys A, Stukas R, Smailyte G.
Despite good prognosis, increased suicide rates are reported for prostate cancer. The aim of this study was to assess the risk of suicide among prostate cancer patients before and after the start of nation-wide prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based screeni... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Health behaviors and psychological distress among conscripts of the Lithuanian military service: a nationally representative cross-sectional study - Mieziene B, Emeljanovas A, Česnaitienė VJ, Vizbaraite D, Zumbakyte-Sermuksniene R.
The decline in healthy behavior in young people is a concern for public health in general and for country's defense. The aim of this study is to identify and compare health behaviors and psychological distress between male conscripts enlisted and rejected ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Lithuanian scientists contributed to creating the world record breaking tandem solar cell
(Kaunas University of Technology) 29.15% efficiency is the new world record for a tandem solar element. The record-breaking solar cell made of the semiconductors perovskite and silicon was developed by Lithuanian and German researchers. This value has been officially certified by the CalLab of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems; the material used to produce the record-breaking solar cell was developed at Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 6, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Commentary on Rehm et al. (2019): Alcohol control policy and changes in alcohol-related traffic harm - Jasilionis D.
Policies aimed at reducing overall levels of alcohol consumption, in combination with more specific interventions addressing alcohol ‐related traffic harm, may lead to reductions in traffic‐related injuries and deaths. Lithuania has achieved remarka... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Yersiniosis: Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017; Surveillance Report
Source: European Union, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC). Published: 1/2020. This five-page report on cases of yersiniosis is based on data for 2017 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on September 11, 2018. For 2017, 28 countries reported 6,890 confirmed yersiniosis cases in the European Union/European Economic Area. The highest rates were reported by Finland, Lithuania, and the Czech Republic. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - January 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news