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This report presents estimates of the size of this effect on mortality in local authority areas in the UK, building upon the attributable fractions reported as an indicator in the public health outcomes framework for England.
In 2012 there were 155 reports of acute hepatitis B in London, similar to the 160 seen in 2011. The highest rates of acute Hep B infection were in Newham, Islington, Lambeth and Brent.
The aim of this small-scale experimental study was to provide further evidence that the generic assumption made on the difference between soil to crop TF values for non-reduced and reduced forms of technetium is valid.
World TB Day on 24 March commemorates the discovery of the causative agent of tuberculosis (TB) by Robert Koch in 1882 and aims to raise global public awareness of TB. The Stop TB Partnerships theme for this year’s World TB Day campaign is: “Reach the three million. A TB test, treatment and cure for all.”