Vervolgonderzoek Francorchamps: Onderzoek naar medische consumptie, kosten en lange termijn effecten van een voedselinfectie

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10029/255763
Title:
Vervolgonderzoek Francorchamps: Onderzoek naar medische consumptie, kosten en lange termijn effecten van een voedselinfectie
Authors:
Pols JC van der; Laar MJW van de; Coenen T; Dijkmans BAC; Dissel JT van; Schop WA
Other Titles:
[The Francorchamps study ; an investigation of medical consumption, costs and longterm effects of gastro-intestinal infections.]
Abstract:
Abstract niet beschikbaar

In 1991 a large group of people (600) visited the Francorchamps area in Belgium and participated in a Burgundian meal. More than 60% of the participants became ill because of gastro-intestinal complaints. Research revealed that Salmonella blockley was isolated from faeses, probably due to incorrect handling of the chicken. This study was carried out to determine (1) the medical consumption and costs as a result of gastro-intestinal complaints in this group and (2) the occurrence of medical complaints in the six months after the acute infection. The incidence of complications due to gastro-intestinal infections was estimated to be between 0,5% and 6,8%. The exact incidence should be confirmed by medical examination of the participants of the study. The costs revealed to be 1000 Dutch guilders per patient with complaints. Loss of productivity (64%) and costs of family care (22%) account for the main part of the total costs. Health education should focus on the storing, the transport and the preparation of food (especially from animal origin) in order to prevent the gastro-intestinal infections.
Issue Date:
31-Dec-1993
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10029/255763
Additional Links:
http://www.rivm.nl/bibliotheek/rapporten/149101010.html
Type:
Onderzoeksrapport
Language:
nl
Sponsors:
GHI
Appears in Collections:
RIVM official reports

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorPols JC van der-
dc.contributor.authorLaar MJW van de-
dc.contributor.authorCoenen T-
dc.contributor.authorDijkmans BAC-
dc.contributor.authorDissel JT van-
dc.contributor.authorSchop WA-
dc.date.accessioned2012-12-12T12:26:58Z-
dc.date.available2012-12-12T12:26:58Z-
dc.date.issued1993-12-31-
dc.identifier149101010-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10029/255763-
dc.description.abstractAbstract niet beschikbaarnl
dc.description.abstractIn 1991 a large group of people (600) visited the Francorchamps area in Belgium and participated in a Burgundian meal. More than 60% of the participants became ill because of gastro-intestinal complaints. Research revealed that Salmonella blockley was isolated from faeses, probably due to incorrect handling of the chicken. This study was carried out to determine (1) the medical consumption and costs as a result of gastro-intestinal complaints in this group and (2) the occurrence of medical complaints in the six months after the acute infection. The incidence of complications due to gastro-intestinal infections was estimated to be between 0,5% and 6,8%. The exact incidence should be confirmed by medical examination of the participants of the study. The costs revealed to be 1000 Dutch guilders per patient with complaints. Loss of productivity (64%) and costs of family care (22%) account for the main part of the total costs. Health education should focus on the storing, the transport and the preparation of food (especially from animal origin) in order to prevent the gastro-intestinal infections.en
dc.description.sponsorshipGHI-
dc.format.extent45 p-
dc.language.isonl-
dc.relation.ispartofRIVM Rapport 149101010-
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.rivm.nl/bibliotheek/rapporten/149101010.html-
dc.subject02nl
dc.subjectvoedselvergiftigingnl
dc.subjectgastro-enteritisnl
dc.subjecteffectennl
dc.subjectgeneesmiddelennl
dc.subjectgebruiknl
dc.subjectkostennl
dc.subjectfood poisoningen
dc.subjectgastroenteritisen
dc.subjecteffectsen
dc.subjectdrug therapyen
dc.subjectcostsen
dc.subjectgastro-enteritisen
dc.subjectcomplicatiesen
dc.subjectmedische consumptieen
dc.subjectkostenen
dc.titleVervolgonderzoek Francorchamps: Onderzoek naar medische consumptie, kosten en lange termijn effecten van een voedselinfectienl
dc.title.alternative[The Francorchamps study ; an investigation of medical consumption, costs and longterm effects of gastro-intestinal infections.]en
dc.typeOnderzoeksrapport-
dc.date.updated2012-12-12T12:26:58Z-
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