This type of risk assessment enables health officials to determine how disease is likely to be introduced, when is it so likely to be introduced and possibly what actions can be taken to reduce such introduction.
Objective: To present a quantitative risk assessment of West Nile (WNV) virus introduction into Barbados, West Indies.
This paper presents the findings of a questionnaire distributed to all
categories of healthcare staff at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in
Objectives: The purpose of this study is to assess the knowledge, attitudes and practices among medical students in relation to medical ethics and law. The results of the study will be a useful guide to tutors of medical students and curricula designers.