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Table 1 Public-health research priorities identified by respondents from national public health associations

From: Comparing public-health research priorities in Europe

   National
N (%)
International
N (%)
Disease control Cardiovascular diseases 18 (78) 7 (30)
  Cancer 16 (70) 8 (35)
  Infectious diseases 17 (75) 7 (30)
  Mental health 15 (65) -
  Migrant health 8 (35) 3 (13)
Health promotion Environmental health 17 (74) -
  Occupational medicine 15 (65) -
  Bioterrorism 12 (53) 3 (13)
  Food safety and nutrition 18 (78)  
  Health education and promotion 15 (65) 5 (22)
  Drug addiction 13 (56) 6 (26)
Health services Health services research 18 (78) 5 (22)
  Patient safety 15 (65) -
  Health technology assessment 13 (56) 5 (22)
  Health management 14 (61) 4 (17)
  Use of medicines 13 (56) 4 (17)
Methods Epidemiology 15 (65) 4 (17)