The burden of selected congenital anomalies amenable to surgery in low and middle-income regions: cleft lip and palate, congenital heart anomalies and neural tube defects.

@article{Higashi2015TheBO,
  title={The burden of selected congenital anomalies amenable to surgery in low and middle-income regions: cleft lip and palate, congenital heart anomalies and neural tube defects.},
  author={Hideki Higashi and Jan J. Barendregt and Nicholas J. Kassebaum and Thomas G Weiser and Stephen W. Bickler and Theo Vos},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2015},
  volume={100 3},
  pages={233-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To quantify the burden of selected congenital anomalies in low and middle-income countries (LMICs) that could be reduced should surgical programmes cover the entire population with access to quality care. DESIGN Burden of disease and epidemiological modelling. SETTING LMICs from all global regions. POPULATION All prevalent cases of selected congenital anomalies at birth in 2010. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs). INTERVENTIONS AND METHODS Surgical… CONTINUE READING

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