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Global burden of disease and risk factors

Author: Lopez, Alan D. Corporate author: World Bank Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP) 2006. ; World Bank Publications 2006.Language: EnglishDescription: 475 p. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780821362624Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes index
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Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors Contents Foreword by Samuel H. Preston Preface Editors Advisory Committee to the Editors Contributors Disease Control Priorities Project Partners Acknowledgments Abbreviations and Acronyms xv xvii xix xxi xxvii lacy xxvii xxix Chapter 1 Measuring the Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors, 1990-2001 Alan D. Lopez, Colin D. Mathers, Majid Ezzati, Dean T. Jamison, and Christopher J. L. Murray 1 2 4 5 7 10 11 History of Burden of Disease Studies Applications of Burden of Disease Analysis Improving the Comparative Quantification of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors: The 2001 GBD Study Major Findings of the 2001 GBD Study Conclusions References Part I: Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors Chapter 2 Demographic and Epidemiological Characteristics of Major Regions, 1990-2001 Alan D. Lopez, Stephen Begg, and Ed Bos 15 17 18 21 28 32 35 36 43 43 43 Regional Demographic Characteristics Changes in Mortality, 1990-2001 Trends in Causes of Child Death, 1990-2001 Discussion Conclusions Annex 2A: Key Demographic Indicators, by Country/Territory, 1990 and 2001 Acknowledgments Notes References Chapter 3 The Burden of Disease and Mortality by Condition: Data, Methods, and Results for 2001 Colin D. Mathers, Alan D. Lopez, and Christopher J. L. Murray 45 46 51 68 73 85 87 90 94 126 180 234 234 Quantifying the Global Burden of Disease Estimating Deaths by Cause: Methods and Data Global and Regional Mortality in 2001 Estimating Incidence, Prevalence, and YLD: Methods and Data Burden of Disability and Poor Health in 2001 Global Burden of Disease in 2001 Discussion and Conclusions Annex 3A: Definitions, Mortality Data Sources, and Disability Weights Annex 3B: Deaths by Cause, Sex, Age, and Region, 2001 Annex 3C: DALYs (3,0) by Cause, Sex, Age, and Region, 2001 Acknowledgments References Chapter 4 Comparative Quantification of Mortality and Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Risk Factors Majid Ezzati, Stephen Vander Hoorn, Alan D. Lopez, Goodarz Danaei, Anthony Rodgers, Colin D. Mathers, and Christopher J. L. Murray 241 Burden of Disease Attributable to Risk Factors Risk Factor Selection Burden of Disease Attributable to Individual Risk Factors Joint Effects of Multiple Risk Factors Burden of Disease Attributable to Multiple Risk Factors Directions for Future Research Discussion Annex 4A: Population Attributable Fractions, Attributable Deaths, Years of Life Lost Because of Premature Mortality (YLL), and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) by Risk Factor, Disease Outcome, Age, Sex, and Region References 242 242 247 252 255 267 267 269 394 Part II: Sensitivity Analyses Chapter 5 Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analyses for Burden of Disease and Risk Factor Estimates Colin D. Mathers, Joshua A. Salomon, Majid Ezzati, Stephen Begg, Stephen Vander Hoorn, and Alan D. Lopez 397 399 Discounting and Age Weighting in the DALY Measure Sensitivity of Burden of Disease and Injury Results to Variations in Key Parameter Values Sensitivity of Risk Factor Estimates to Variations in Key Parameter Values Uncertainty Analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Estimates Uncertainty Estimates for All-Cause Mortality and Life Expectancies Uncertainty Estimates for Regional Mortality by Cause Uncertainty in Disability Weights Uncertainty Arising from Epidemiological Estimates Uncertainty in the Disease Burden Attributable to Risk Factors Discussion Conclusions Acknowledgments References 400 402 406 408 409 411 413 417 420 423 424 425 425 Chapter 6 Incorporating Deaths Near the Time of Birth into Estimates of the Global Burden of Disease Dean T. Jamison, Sonbol A. Shahid-Salles, Julian Jamison, Joy E. Lawn, and Jelka Zupan 427 Stillbirths and Neonatal Mortality in the Context of the Global Burden of Disease The Burden of Disease Resulting from Events Near the Time of Birth Conclusions Annex 6A: Flexible Functional Forms for the Acquisition of Life Potential Annex 6B: Supplementary Tables Annex 6C: Causes of Neonatal Mortality: Comparison of Numbers from the Global Burden of Disease with those from the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group Acknowledgments References 428 431 442 442 445 461 462 462

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