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Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

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Background: Measurement of changes in health across locations is useful to compare and contrast changing epidemiological patterns against health system performance and identify specific needs for resource allocation in research, policy development, and programme decision making. Using the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2016, we drew from two widely used summary measures to monitor such changes in population health: disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) and hea...

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10.1016/S0140-6736(17)32130-X

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Publisher:
Elsevier
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Volume:
390
Issue:
10100
Pages:
1260-1344
Publication date:
2017-09-14
Acceptance date:
2017-06-15
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1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
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pubs:729383
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uuid:693eae59-0295-4ce9-aa99-550b0d373edd
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pubs:729383
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729383
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2017-09-20

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