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Child and adolescent health from 1990 to 2015: findings from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors 2015 Study

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Importance: Comprehensive and timely monitoring of disease burden in all age groups, including children and adolescents, is essential for improving population health. Objective: To quantify and describe levels and trends of mortality and nonfatal health outcomes among children and adolescents from 1990 to 2015 to provide a framework for policy discussion. Evidence Review: Cause-specific mortality and nonfatal health outcomes were analyzed for 195 countries and territories by age group, sex, a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Global Burden of Disease Child and Adolescent Health Collaboration More by this author
Kassebaum, N More by this author
Zoeckler, L More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Publisher:
American Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
JAMA Pediatrics Journal website
Volume:
171
Issue:
6
Pages:
573-592
Publication date:
2017-04-03
Acceptance date:
2017-01-16
DOI:
EISSN:
2168-6211
ISSN:
2168-6203
Pubs id:
pubs:688648
URN:
uri:47601bd2-961c-4ba5-bf1a-cfa5b473b865
UUID:
uuid:47601bd2-961c-4ba5-bf1a-cfa5b473b865
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pubs:688648
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English
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