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Use of non-health EU databases for health surveillance. En-risk application 

Background: To combine health information and environmental health determinants is key, for epidemiological monitoring and health risk studies but its integration represents a challenge that requires specific expertise. An example of a potentially useful source of significant environmental data rel...

Hospital admissions/mortality ratio: a composite health indicator for monitoring NCD 

Background: Our aim was to test the usefulness of a new tool to monitor NCD. We evaluated a composite indicator, the ratio of hospitalizations vs mortality rates (HMR), by assessing its capacity of identifying additional variability among regions. In this communication, we present the analysis corr...

Conclusiones del taller "Resultados y lecciones aprendidas en la pandemia de gripe A (H1N1) 2009 a partir de los proyectos de investigación y la vigilancia de la salud pública" 

El día 1 de octubre de 2010, el CIBER de Epidemiología y Salud Pública realizó en Barcelona, un taller sobre la pandemia de gripe gripe (H1N1) 2009 para revisar los resultados preliminares de los proyectos de investigación y los estudios de vigilancia epidemiológica.