The Preventable Risk Integrated ModEl and Its Use to Estimate the Health Impact of Public Health Policy Scenarios

@inproceedings{Scarborough2014ThePR,
  title={The Preventable Risk Integrated ModEl and Its Use to Estimate the Health Impact of Public Health Policy Scenarios},
  author={Peter Scarborough and Richard A. Harrington and Anja Mizdrak and Lijuan Marissa Zhou and Aiden Doherty},
  booktitle={Scientifica},
  year={2014}
}
Noncommunicable disease (NCD) scenario models are an essential part of the public health toolkit, allowing for an estimate of the health impact of population-level interventions that are not amenable to assessment by standard epidemiological study designs (e.g., health-related food taxes and physical infrastructure projects) and extrapolating results from… CONTINUE READING