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A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.

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BACKGROUND: Quantification of the disease burden caused by different risks informs prevention by providing an account of health loss different to that provided by a disease-by-disease analysis. No complete revision of global disease burden caused by risk factors has been done since a comparative risk assessment in 2000, and no previous analysis has assessed changes in burden attributable to risk factors over time. METHODS: We estimated deaths and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs; sum of ...

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Journal:
Lancet (London, England)
Volume:
380
Issue:
9859
Pages:
2224-2260
Publication date:
2012-12-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:5245ad22-c798-456a-980b-11b0847464f1
Source identifiers:
368555
Local pid:
pubs:368555

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