The children from the Elfe cohort turn three and a half : first results from the first interviews
21.10.2014 - Press release
The Elfe1 children are now three and a half years old , and a new survey was launched on 21 October to gather more detailed information about early childhood. This survey was conducted for the first time by telephone and through home ...
Benzodiazepines and Alzheimer’s disease: the risk increases with duration of exposure
10.09.2014 - Press release
Researchers at Inserm Unit 657, “Pharmacoepidemiology and evaluation of the impact of health products on the population,” report new results on the link between benzodiazepines and dementia. ...
Exposure of pregnant women to certain phenols may disrupt the growth of boys during foetal development and the first years of life
02.09.2014 - Press release
A research consortium bringing together teams from Inserm, the Nancy and Poitiers University Hospitals, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, Atlanta, USA), and coordinated by the Inserm and University of Grenoble Environmental Epidemiology team (Unit 823), has just published ...
What are the risks of post-traumatic stress disorder after an accident?
17.07.2014 - Press release
The team of Emmanuel Lagarde, research director at Inserm's Research Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Inserm/University of Bordeaux) has studied the subsequent development of 1,300 people who were admitted to A&R between 2007 and 2009 for trauma. ...
100,000 women with breast implants monitored for 10 years
11.07.2014 - Press release
At the request of the Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament et des produits de santé (ANSM) [French National Agency of Medicine and Health Products Safety], a group of researchers managed by Florent de Vathaire in Inserm Unit 1018 Centre for epidemiology ...
Cancer: life two years after diagnosis
10.06.2014 - Press release
(Français) L’Institut national du cancer (INCa) et l’Inserm présentent, lors d’un colloque de restitution le 10 juin, les résultats d’une enquête de grande envergure interrogeant 4349 personnes atteintes d’un cancer deux ans après le diagnostic. Appelée VICAN2 pour « Vie après le ...