disease burden

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disease burden

The total effect of a disease on an individual or on a society.
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Source: Global, regional, and national life expectancy, all-cause mortality, and cause-specific mortality for 249 causes of death, 1980 2015: as systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.
Between 2003 and 2011, total burden of disease in the Indigenous population fell by 5%, with an 11% reduction in the fatal burden,' Dr Al-Yaman said.
The Global Burden of Disease HIV study provides critical health information to help shape and support national and global decision-making," said Peter Hayward, editor of The Lancet HIV.
A key finding from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010, which he characterized as "groundbreaking," is that the burden associated with depression and anxiety rises abruptly in childhood (ages 1-10), and then peaks during adolescence and young adulthood (ages 10-29).
If the cancer link with red meat were confirmed, diets rich in red meat could be responsible for 50,000 deaths a year worldwide, according to the Global Burden of Disease Project.
Governments and other payers make use of these Global Burden of Disease data.
1) And yet exponential growth in the human population and the global economy have inflicted egregious ecological damage, resulting in an environmental burden of disease estimated by the World Health Organization to range as high as one quarter of all deaths, disabilities and illnesses globally.
5]), according to estimates from the Global Burden of Disease Study.
According to an analysis of the burden of disease, published earlier this year in a study using data from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2010 (GBD 2010), in 2010, the three most common causes were ischaemic heart disease, road injuries and strokes.
The World Health Organization's Global Burden of Disease study ranks physical inactivity as the fifth leading cause of disease burden in Western Europe--but also as one of the top modifiable risk factors, along with smoking.
There were 157,132 hospitalisations - 101,425 for males and 55,707 for females - also related with alcohol consumption, the report titled Alcohol's Burden of Disease in Australia (http://www.
The first installment in IHME's new updates to the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) study finds that child death rates dropped by 48 per cent globally between 1990 and 2013.