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[1880-2005--from poverty diseases to the affluent society's diseases]

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Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2006 Jan 5;126(1):38-43
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jan-5-2006
Source
Nature. 2005 Oct 6;437(7060):794-5
Publication Type
Article
Date
Oct-6-2005
Source
Nature. 2005 Oct 6;437(7060):794-5
Date
Oct-6-2005
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Alaska
Biomedical Research - ethics - legislation & jurisprudence
Bioterrorism - prevention & control
Evolution, Molecular
Female
History, 20th Century
Humans
Influenza, Human - epidemiology - history - prevention & control - virology
Orthomyxoviridae - genetics - pathogenicity
Publishing
Time Factors
Virulence - genetics
Virulence Factors
Notes
Comment In: Nature. 2006 Jan 19;439(7074):26616421546
Comment On: Nature. 2005 Oct 6;437(7060):889-9316208372
Erratum In: Nature. 2005 Oct 13;437(7061):940
PubMed ID
16208326 View in PubMed
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1951 influenza epidemic, England and Wales, Canada, and the United States.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature169257
Source
Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Apr;12(4):661-8
Publication Type
Article
Date
Apr-2006
Author
Cécile Viboud
Theresa Tam
Douglas Fleming
Mark A Miller
Lone Simonsen
Author Affiliation
National Institutes of Health, Fogarty International Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA. viboudc@mail.nih.gov
Source
Emerg Infect Dis. 2006 Apr;12(4):661-8
Date
Apr-2006
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Aging
Canada - epidemiology
Child
Child, Preschool
Disease Outbreaks - history
England - epidemiology
History, 20th Century
Humans
Infant
Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype
Influenza, Human - epidemiology - history
Middle Aged
Seasons
United States - epidemiology
Wales - epidemiology
Abstract
Influenza poses a continuing public health threat in epidemic and pandemic seasons. The 1951 influenza epidemic (A/H1N1) caused an unusually high death toll in England; in particular, weekly deaths in Liverpool even surpassed those of the 1918 pandemic. We further quantified the death rate of the 1951 epidemic in 3 countries. In England and Canada, we found that excess death rates from pneumonia and influenza and all causes were substantially higher for the 1951 epidemic than for the 1957 and 1968 pandemics (by > or =50%). The age-specific pattern of deaths in 1951 was consistent with that of other interpandemic seasons; no age shift to younger age groups, reminiscent of pandemics, occurred in the death rate. In contrast to England and Canada, the 1951 epidemic was not particularly severe in the United States. Why this epidemic was so severe in some areas but not others remains unknown and highlights major gaps in our understanding of interpandemic influenza.
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PubMed ID
16704816 View in PubMed
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Lakartidningen. 2004 Feb 19;101(8):715
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-19-2004

[Absalon Pederss√łn's report on the plague in Bergen during 1565-1567].

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature229664
Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 1989 Dec 10;109(34-36):3574-7
Publication Type
Article
Date
Dec-10-1989
Author
P. Oeding
Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 1989 Dec 10;109(34-36):3574-7
Date
Dec-10-1989
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Disease Outbreaks - history
History, 16th Century
Humans
Norway - epidemiology
Plague - epidemiology - history
Abstract
The plague in Bergen 1565-67 was reported by Absalon Pederssøn, a citizen of Bergen, in his diary. The diary describes the onset of the epidemic and reports the deaths from day to day. The plague was brought to Bergen on about 10th August 1565 by a ship from Danzig. Altogether 1,500 people died of bubonic plague in Bergen, i.e. 21-25% of its population. The peaks of the epidemic occurred during the autumn months of 1565 and 1566. In both years the city was almost free from plague from February to July. During the first phase the infection must have been transmitted by rat fleas, but human fleas were the carrier during the cold autumn months. The recurrence in August 1566 and 1567 must have been due to the establishment of a plague reservoir among the rats in the grain stores.
PubMed ID
2694431 View in PubMed
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[A changing panorama of cerebral palsy? A population-based study of children born during the 20-year period 1970-89]

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Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 1996 Oct 30;116(26):3118-23
Publication Type
Article
Date
Oct-30-1996
Author
A. Meberg
H. Broch
Author Affiliation
Barneavdelingen, Vestfold sentralsykehus, Tlnsberg.
Source
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 1996 Oct 30;116(26):3118-23
Date
Oct-30-1996
Language
Norwegian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Cerebral Palsy - diagnosis - epidemiology - history
Cohort Studies
English Abstract
History, 20th Century
Humans
Incidence
Infant mortality
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Premature, Diseases - diagnosis - epidemiology
Intensive Care, Neonatal - standards
Norway - epidemiology
Prognosis
Quality Assurance, Health Care
Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Abstract
In a population-based study cerebral palsy was diagnosed in 110 cases (2.4 per 1,000) among live born children with birth weight > or = 500 g (N = 45,976) during the 20-year period 1970-89 (cerebral palsy cases with a postneonatal etiology excluded). The incidence of cerebral palsy showed a linear declining trend from 2.8 per 1,000 in the first five-year cohort born 1970-74 to 2.0 per 1,000 in children born 1985-89 (p = 0.17). 15.9% of the decline in incidence of cerebral palsy from the first to the second ten-year cohort could be explained by a decreasing rate of low birth weight (500-2,499 g) in the population, from 4.2% 1970-79 to 3.8% 1980-89 (p
PubMed ID
8999573 View in PubMed
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