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  • Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors

    This volume is a single up-to-date source on the entire global epidemiology of diseases, injuries and risk factors with a comprehensivestatement of methods and a complete presentation of results. It includesrefined methods to assess data, ensure epidemiological consistency, andsummarize the disease burden. 'Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors' examines the comparative importance of diseases, injuries, and risk factors; it incorporates a range of new data sources to develop consistent estimates of incidence, prevalence, severity and durati...

    • ASIN: 0821362623
    • Brand: Brand: World Bank Publications

  • Global Burden of Disease: A comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020 (Global Burden of Disease and Injury, Vol 1)

    The Global Burden of Disease and Injury Series details and analyzes global patterns of death and disability, providing a bold, comprehensive examination of the state of the world's health. The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) provides systematic epidemiological estimates for an unprecedented 150 major health conditions. Its methods and results are presented here, including: disaggregated death and disability data; projections to the year 2020; and risk factor evaluations. While it minutely examines causes of death, the GBD is unique in its incl...

    • ASIN: 0674354486
    • Brand: Brand: Harvard School of Public Health

  • Comparative Quantification of Health Risks: Global and Regional Burden of Diseases Attributable to Selected Major Risk Factors

    During the last quarter of the twentieth century, a number of works have addressed both the methodological and empirical aspects of population-wide impacts of major causes of diseases. This gradual establishment of risk assessment, or risk quantification, has been driven partly by the academic curiosity of individual researchers and partly by the demands of regulatory agencies and public policy for better quantitative evidence on the health implications of certain risk exposures. These efforts nonetheless have generally been within the discipli...

    • ASIN: 9241580313
    • Brand: Brand: World Health Organization

  • An Integrative Metaregression Framework for Descriptive Epidemiology (Publications on Global Health, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation)

    To provide the tools and knowledge needed in efforts to improve the health of the world's populations, researchers collaborated on the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2010. The study produced comprehensive estimates of more than 200 diseases and health risk factors in 187 countries over two decades, results that will be used by governments and non-governmental agencies to inform priorities for global health research, policies, and funding.An Integrative Metaregression Framework for Descriptive Epidemiology is the fir...

    • ASIN: 0295991844

  • Epic Measures: One Doctor. Seven Billion Patients.

    Moneyball meets medicine in this remarkable chronicle of one of the greatest scientific quests of our time—the groundbreaking program to answer the most essential question for humanity: how do we live and die?—and the visionary mastermind behind it.Medical doctor and economist Christopher Murray began the Global Burden of Disease studies to gain a truer understanding of how we live and how we die. While it is one of the largest scientific projects ever attempted—as breathtaking as the first moon landing or the Human Genome Project—the q...

    • ASIN: 0062237500

  • Comparative Quantification Of Health Risks (v. 1-3)

    Provides a comprehensive assessment of the scientific evidence on prevalence and the resulting health effects of a range of exposures known to be hazardous to human health, including childhood and maternal undernutrition, nutritional and psychological risk factors for adult health, addictive substances, sexual and reproductive health risks, and risks in the physical environments of households and communities, as well as among workers....

    • ASIN: 9241580348

  • Global Health Risks: Mortality and Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Major Risks

    This report uses a comprehensive framework for studying health risks that was developed for the World Health Report 2002, which presented estimates for the year 2000. The report provides an update for the year 2004 for 24 global risk factors. It uses updated information from WHO programs and scientific studies for both exposure data and the causal associations of risk exposure to disease and injury outcomes. The burden of disease attributable to risk factors is measured in terms of lost years of healthy life using the metric of the disability-a...

    • ASIN: 9241563877
    • Brand: Brand: World Health Organization

  • Food Security, Poverty and Nutrition Policy Analysis: Statistical Methods and Applications

    Food insecurity, the lack of access at all times to the food needed for an active and healthy life, continues to be a growing problem as populations increase while the world economy struggles. Formulating effective policies for addressing these issues requires thorough understanding of the empirical data and application of appropriate measurement and analysis of that information. Food Security, Poverty and Nutrition Policy Analysis, Second Edition has been revised and updated to include hands-on examples and real-world case studies using the l...

    • ASIN: B00IMBVY0O

  • Preventing Disease Through Healthy Environments : A Global Assessment of the Burden of Disease from Environmental Risks

    Preventing Disease Through Healthy Environments: A Global Assessment Of The Burden Of Disease From Environmental

    • UPC: 51978511

  • Global Health Risks : Mortality and Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Major Risks


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  • Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study 20th Anniversary

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    Causes of death: Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 (Lancet TV)

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    Measuring the Global and Local Burden of Disease

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