Global Burden of Disease

Known as: Disease Global Burdens 
Measure of the burden of disease using the disability-adjusted-life-year (DALY). This time-based measure combines years of life lost due to premature… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1994-2018
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2016
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2016
BACKGROUND With recent improvements in vaccines and treatments against viral hepatitis, an improved understanding of the burden… (More)
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2015
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2015
Assessment of the global burden of disease is based on epidemiological cohort studies that connect premature mortality to a wide… (More)
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2013
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2013
The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2010 Study produced comparable estimates of the burden of 291 diseases and injuries in 1990… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Copyright © 2013 Massachusetts Medical Society. It is difficult to deliver effective and high-quality care to patients without… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Continuing comprehensive assessment of population health gap is essential for effective health planning. This paper… (More)
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2008
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2008
The disability-adjusted life year (DALY) initially appeared attractive as a health metric in the Global Burden of Disease (GBD… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Burden of disease studies have been implemented in many countries using the Disability-Adjusted Life Year (DALY) to… (More)
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2004
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2004
The disease burden from exposure to lead resulting in mild mental retardation (due to IQ point decreases) and cardiovascular… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The burden [as defined by the World Health Organisation (WHO)] of brain diseases (neurological, neurosurgical and psychiatric… (More)
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1996
1996
Infectious diseases and malnutrition represent major burdens afflicting millions of people in developing countries. Both… (More)
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