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Background: Longitudinal studies from the U.S. suggest a causal relationship between exposure to images of smoking in movies and adolescent smoking onset. Purpose: This study investigates whether adolescent smoking onset is predicted by the amount of exposure to smoking in movies across six...

Author(s)
Morgenstern, M.; Sargent, J. D.; Engels, R. C. M. E.; Scholte, R. H. J.; Florek, E.; Hunt, K.; Sweeting, H.; Mathis, F.; Faggiano, F.; Hanewinkel, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, New York, USA
Citation
American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2013, 44, 4, pp 339-344
Abstract

We estimated the true incidence of campylobacteriosis and salmonellosis in the European Union (EU) in 2009. The estimate was based on disease risks of returning Swedish travellers, averaged over the years 2005-2009, and anchored to a Dutch population-based study on incidence and aetiology of...

Author(s)
Havelaar, A. H.; Ivarsson, S.; Löfdahl, M.; Nauta, M. J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Epidemiology and Infection, 2013, 141, 2, pp 293-302
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Background: It is well known that the prevalence of overweight and obesity is considerably higher among youth from lower socio-economic families, but there is little information about the role of some energy balance-related behaviors in the association between socio-economic status and childhood...

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Fernández-Alvira, J. M.; Te Velde, S. J.; Bourdeaudhuij, I. de; Bere, E.; Manios, Y.; Kovacs, E.; Jan, N.; Brug, J.; Moreno, L. A.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 2013, 10, 80, pp (21 June 2013)
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Since November 2012, there has been an increase in reported cases of hepatitis A in tourists returning from Egypt in several European countries. As of 24 April, 80 HAV cases in travellers with symptom onset after 1 November 2012 visiting different areas in Egypt have been reported. Four cases from...

Author(s)
MacDonald, E.; Steens, A.; Stene-Johansen, K.; Lassen, S. G.; Midgley, S. E.; Lawrence, J.; Crofts, J.; Ngui, S. L.; Balogun, K.; Frank, C.; Faber, M.; Gertler, M.; Verhoef, L.; Koopmans, M.; Sane, J.; Pelt, W. van; Sundqvist, L.; Vold, L.
Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Eurosurveillance, 2013, 18, 17, pp 20468
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Climate, particularly temperature, is one of the most important resources of a tourist destination. With projected climate change in the twenty-first century, this attribute of tourism destinations is anticipated to change, leading some to conclude that the Mediterranean region will become "too...

Author(s)
Rutty, M.; Scott, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London, UK
Citation
Tourism Planning and Development, 2010, 7, 3, pp 267-281
Abstract

This article considers the phenomenon of the TV detective tour, guided tours of the locations and settings of popular TV detective programs. What explains the growing popularity of these tours? The article proposes that the locations in question serve as physical points of reference to an imagined...

Author(s)
Reijnders, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Cultural Geographies, 2010, 17, 1, pp 37-52
Abstract

The decisions on risk management (RM) of contaminated sites in Finland have typically been driven by practical factors such as time and money. However, RM is a multifaceted task that generally involves several additional determinants, e.g. performance and environmental effects of remediation...

Author(s)
Sorvari, J.; Seppälä, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Science of the Total Environment, 2010, 408, 8, pp 1786-1799
Abstract

This proceedings includes seven papers which try to elucidate recreation and tourism phenomena relevant for policy and management of forest and nature areas. These papers discuss policy and research on access of ethnic minority groups to natural areas, public preferences for structural attributes...

Author(s)
Elands, B. H. M.; van Marwijk, R. B. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Policy and Economics, 2012, 19, pp 1-65
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Objective: The aim of this study was to explore differences in weight status and energy balance behaviours according to ethnic background among adolescents across Europe. Methods: A school-based survey among 10-12-year-old adolescents was conducted in seven European countries. Weight, height and...

Author(s)
Brug, J.; Stralen, M. M. van; ChinAPaw, M. J. M.; Bourdeaudhuij, I. de; Lien, N.; Bere, E.; Singh, A. S.; Maes, L.; Moreno, L.; Jan, N.; Kovacs, E.; Lobstein, T.; Manios, Y.; Velde, S. J. te
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Pediatric Obesity, 2012, 7, 5, pp 399-411
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To investigate trends in travel-associated morbidity with particular emphasis on emerging infections with the potential for introduction into Europe, diagnoses of 7,408 returning travellers presenting to 16 EuroTravNet sites in 2010 were compared with 2008 and 2009. A significant increase in...

Author(s)
Gautret, P.; Cramer, J. P.; Field, V.; Caumes, E.; Jensenius, M.; Gkrania-Klotsas, E.; Vries, P. J. de; Grobusch, M. P.; Lopez-Velez, R.; Castelli, F.; Schlagenhauf, P.; Askling, H. H.; Sonnenburg, F. von; Lalloo, D. G.; Loutan, L.; Rapp, C.; Basto, F.; O'Connor, F. S.; Weld, L.; Parola, P.
Publisher
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Eurosurveillance, 2012, 17, 26, pp 16-26

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