DALYs


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DALYs

Abbreviation for disability-adjusted life years , under year.

DALYs

(dā'lēz)
Abbreviation and acronym for disability-adjusted life years.
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Therefore, the core objectives of the study were to evaluate the preferences among the therapies and statistically evaluating the relationship of DALYs with age group, sex and cost of illness.
Calculations of DALYs and UCRs: Although, there are different methodologies for carrying out CUA like comparing costs with PYLLs, HYLLs, QALYs or DALYs, etc.
"McCallan refused and was called a coward by Gavin Daly, whereupon he took out one of the knives and stabbed Kevin in a major artery and fled.
The father added: "I believe that the courts did not follow all paths of inquiry satisfactorily as Gavin Daly nor McCallan's girlfriend ever made a statement to the gardai or the Coroner's Court and yet Daly took the stand in the Central Criminal Court."
Andrew Daly stamped on Dr Rajan about three times and Darren Daly kicked him, said Mr Pickavance.
Andrew and Darren Daly, both of Malvern Avenue, Dovecot, have no previous convictions.
Then they calculated the DALYs that would be lost to infectious disease, provided Bangladeshis adopted certain arsenic mitigation options currently advocated by the federal Bangladesh Arsenic Mitigation and Water Supply Project and immediately accessible to the majority of the Bangladeshi population year-round.
Assuming that mitigation efforts were undertaken only in those areas where the arsenic concentration of drinking water is highest (100-300 [micro]g/L), the team found that the long-range benefits of arsenic mitigation in terms of DALYs gained and deaths avoided would outweigh any initial decline in public health due to water-related infectious diseases.
Furthermore, control of rabies is often seen as the responsibility of veterinary authorities, but demonstration of the public health importance of rabies and the benefits of disease control to the public health authorities (both in terms of DALYs saved and reduced costs of postexposure treatment) will encourage involvement of the health sector in control efforts.
Detective Superintendent John O'Mahony said Eugene Daly told gardai his father Sean Daly told Paddy he didn't like the way he was "going on" and there would be trouble if he didn't stop fighting.
Clarke, Ireland's top professional, will be missing from his national championship following a row over appearance money, which is being paid to former Open and US PGA champion Daly. "Why me?" demanded Daly, before playing in the second round of the St Jude Classic in Memphis yesterday.
Towards the end of his lengthy caption, Daly said that his stepdad and mom, Pattie Daly Caruso, are now reunited and are in a better place.