Patient with novel coronavirus COVID-19 in the Netherlands
A patient in the Netherlands was diagnosed with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Tests confirmed this today.
On Tuesday evening 25 February, it was announced that a German man was tested positive for COVID-19. He would have been in the Netherlands last week.
Synthetic mesh are used to treat patients with pelvic organ prolapse.
The Dutch Plastic Pact (Plastic Pact NL) was launched in the Netherlands in February 2019, and it is the first step to make single-use plastic products and packaging more sustainable and suitable f
So far, none of the models used by international networks of biobanks to arrange the legal responsibility under the CBD-Nagoya protocol works efficiently.
A large international congress on tuberculosis will start in The Hague on October 24.
On 17 and 18 October 2018, RIVM visited the German Environment Agency Umwelt Bundesamt (UBA).
In 2014, a colorectal cancer screening programme was launched in the Netherlands. In a factsheet we describe the lessons learned during the introduction of this nationwide programme.
Today, October 10th is national Sustainability Day in the Netherlands. At RIVM, committed to health and sustainability, we raise awareness for sustainability with this year’s theme microplastics.