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See detailLa prévention des rechutes adictives
Kempeneers, Philippe ULg

in Revue Francophone de Clinique Comportementale et Cognitive (1999), 4(4), 24-34

Relapse prevention (RP) is a model of therapeutic intervention started in the field of substance abuses but applicable to all addictive behaviors. This papper first specifies the concept of addiction ... [more ▼]

Relapse prevention (RP) is a model of therapeutic intervention started in the field of substance abuses but applicable to all addictive behaviors. This papper first specifies the concept of addiction. Follows a description of the principles of RP concerning the relapse process and a specification of RP as a clinical and theorical model. Finally there is a more detailed presentation of several mechansisms characteristics of addictive relapses as well as the modes of treatment the RP offers [less ▲]

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See detailPrévention des risques liés à la metformine
Krzesinski, Jean-Marie ULg

Conference (2011, May 14)

La metformine est habituellement utilisée dans le traitement du diabète de type 2 avec obésité. Elle inhibe la lipogenèse, la néoglucogenèse et la glycogénolyse. Elle est aussi souvent prescrite au stade ... [more ▼]

La metformine est habituellement utilisée dans le traitement du diabète de type 2 avec obésité. Elle inhibe la lipogenèse, la néoglucogenèse et la glycogénolyse. Elle est aussi souvent prescrite au stade de l’intolérance au glucose ou dans l’hyperinsulinisme avec hypoglycémies réactionnelles. Ce médicament a une biodisponibilité orale de 50 à 60 %. Il n’a pas de métabolisation et sa fixation aux protéines plasmatiques est négligeable. Son élimination se fait inchangée dans les urines (90 %) avec une demi-vie plasmatique de ± 6 heures. [less ▲]

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See detailPrévention des troubles du langage & intervention précoce en logopédie . Que faire entre 0 et 5 ans ?
Maillart, Christelle ULg

Conference given outside the academic context (2010)

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See detailPrévention des troubles musculo-squelettiques chez le sportif
Julia, Marc; Croisier, Jean-Louis ULg; Perrey, S. et al

Book published by Sauramps Medical (2013)

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See detailPrevention du diabete de type 2: style de vie ou medicaments?
Scheen, André ULg; Letiexhe, Michel ULg; Ernest, Philippe ULg

in Revue Médicale de Liège (2003), 58(4), 206-10

The World Health Organisation strongly recommends strategies for the prevention of type 2 diabetes, knowing the epidemics of the disease and its strong association with that of obesity. Several ... [more ▼]

The World Health Organisation strongly recommends strategies for the prevention of type 2 diabetes, knowing the epidemics of the disease and its strong association with that of obesity. Several intervention studies, in China ("Da-Qing Study"), in Europe ("Malmo study", "Finnish Diabetes Prevention Study") and in the United States ("Diabetes Prevention Program"), showed that lifestyle change are able to reduce by around 50% the incidence of type 2 diabetes in at risk individuals. Various pharmacological approaches have also proven their efficacy in preventing type 2 diabetes, but in most cases with less impressive reductions, between 25% and 35%. It is the case for metformin, acarbose, orlistat or various inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin system. After the report of promising results with troglitazone, large prospective studies are ongoing to test the efficacy of rosiglitazone and pioglitazone in such an indication, two insulinsensitizers of the thiazolidinedione family. We will briefly described the main results of intervention studies to prevent type 2 diabetes in at risk subjects, because of the presence of obesity, impaired glucose tolerance and/or arterial hypertension. [less ▲]

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See detailPrevention du diabete de type 2: un nouveau defi de sante publique.
Scheen, André ULg; Giet, Didier ULg

in Revue Médicale de Liège (2005), 60(5-6), 383-90

Owing to the epidemics of type 2 diabetes, it is important to develop strategies of prevention of the disease. The first step should detect patients at risk, in function of simple anamnesis, clinical and ... [more ▼]

Owing to the epidemics of type 2 diabetes, it is important to develop strategies of prevention of the disease. The first step should detect patients at risk, in function of simple anamnesis, clinical and biological criteria. Afterwards, those individuals should be encouraged to follow a prevention programme, which essentially comprises better lifestyle habits (diet and physical exercise), especially to prevent or correct weight excess. In at very high risk subjects, for instance because of moderately increased fasting or post-glucose load glucose levels, eventually in a context of family history of type 2 diabetes, a pharmacological approach could be considered. Various drugs (metformin, acarbose, glitazones, orlistat, inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin system) have proven their efficacy in reducing the incidence of type 2 diabetes, in particular in individuals with impaired glucose tolerance, with obesity and/or with arterial hypertension. [less ▲]

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See detailPrevention du paludisme chez l'adulte
Leonard, Philippe ULg; Moutschen, Michel ULg; Demonty, Jean ULg

in Revue Médicale de Liège (2003), 58(6), 382-7

Great scourge of poor countries, malaria is the most important tropical parasitic disease. It is responsible for a large number of deaths in concerned countries and represents a real danger for travellers ... [more ▼]

Great scourge of poor countries, malaria is the most important tropical parasitic disease. It is responsible for a large number of deaths in concerned countries and represents a real danger for travellers going to endemic regions. So, prophylactic measures are essential. On the one hand protective measures against mosquito bites, by wearing covering clothes, by using repellents and bed net (eventually impregnated with insecticide) will be useful. On the other hand, chemoprophylaxis is most often necessary, adapted to the possibility of chloroquine resistant P. falciparum, to the length or conditions of travel, and to the traveller's antecedents and age. Special concern about pregnant woman is necessary, due to potential severity of malaria. Chemoprophylaxis needs to be continued after coming back, for a duration depending on the drug used. Unfortunately, no prophylaxis is 100% effective, and the appearance of fever during the travel or two to three months after return requires medical advice. In some circumstances, it is necessary to prescribe a stand-by emergency treatment, if no quick medical advice is possible. [less ▲]

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See detailPrévention et action en faveur de la paix
Kabamba, Bob ULg

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See detailPrévention et Politiques publiques de sécurité
Lemaître, André ULg

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See detailPrévention et Promotion de la Santé
Bruyère, Olivier ULg

Learning material (2000)

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See detailPrévention et promotion de la santé : quels modèles pour soutenir l’évolution des pratiques en soins de santé primaires ?
Vanmeerbeek, Marc ULg; Mathonet, Julien; Miermans, Marie-Christine ULg et al

in Presse Médicale (in press)

Objectives Published operating models about preventive health care and health promotion in primary care were sought with the aim of 1) compiling a functional inventory; and 2) to formulate working ... [more ▼]

Objectives Published operating models about preventive health care and health promotion in primary care were sought with the aim of 1) compiling a functional inventory; and 2) to formulate working hypotheses for the improvement of clinical practice towards more efficiency and more equity. Methods Narrative literature review, using keywords related to the various prevention classes, health promotion, primary care, practice models and health care delivery. The diversity of models led to a multi-criteria analysis. Results Twelve models were selected. Their characteristics were unevenly distributed. The models, whose authors announce that they apply to prevention, mainly describe approaches that focus on individuals within physician-patient relationship, and take into account practice organization. Some socio ecological and systems models illustrate health promotion: educational practice, group- or population-based targets, community environment and social determinants of health. There is little room for patients in elaborating the models, as they have little role in health care systems. The definitions of prevention, health promotion and patient education greatly differ from one model to another. Discussion Little is known about practical implementation of the models; assessment data are scarce. Some elements valued by health promotion could be integrated to health care: empowerment of citizens, addressing community environment; increased involvement in local health professionals’ networks; integration of individual and collective approaches within the same health care facilities to address simultaneously individual customization, efficiency and equity objectives. Conclusion These developments may call for adaptation in vocational training and continuous professional development: communication skills, awareness to public health concepts, and early and longitudinal exposure to community-based learning experiences for students. [less ▲]

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See detailPrévention et traitement de l'ostéoporose postménopausique
Reginster, Jean-Yves ULg; SARLET, Nathalie ULg

in Problèmes Pratiques de Rhumatologie (1989), 19

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See detailPrévention et traitement des nausées et vomissements après chimiothérapie anticancéreuse
Brasseur, Edmond ULg; Silvestre, Rose-Marie; Jerusalem, Guy ULg et al

in Médecine et Hygiène (2002), 60

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See detailPrévention et traitement des radiodermites.
Henry, Frédérique ULg; Uhoda, Emmanuelle ULg; Pierard, Gérald ULg

in Skin (2008), 11

Les radiodermites sont variables tant par leur nature que par leur intensité. De nombreuses tentatives de prévention ou de traitement de ces effets cutanés indésirables ont été rapportées dans la ... [more ▼]

Les radiodermites sont variables tant par leur nature que par leur intensité. De nombreuses tentatives de prévention ou de traitement de ces effets cutanés indésirables ont été rapportées dans la littérature. Leur efficacité est variable et souvent infondée ou décevante. Une information du patient et une approche multidisciplinaire sont souhaitables pour la prise en charge des radiodermites. [less ▲]

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See detailLa prévention médicalisée est-elle néfaste pour nos patients ? Et à quelles conditions leur serait-elle bénéfique ?
Vanmeerbeek, Marc ULg

Conference (2009, June 25)

En examinant nos pratiques en prévention, il semble nécessaire de mieux asseoir la validité scientifique de nos actes, e.a. en prenant de la distance par rapport aux pressions commerciales. Il serait ... [more ▼]

En examinant nos pratiques en prévention, il semble nécessaire de mieux asseoir la validité scientifique de nos actes, e.a. en prenant de la distance par rapport aux pressions commerciales. Il serait utile de rapprocher la médecine générale et la santé publique, en augmentant la place de la promotion de la santé et ne développant la place du patient. De nouvelles tâches sont à imaginer dans un partenariat multidisciplinaire. [less ▲]

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