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Global, regional, and national deaths, prevalence, disability-adjusted life years, and years lived with disability for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma, 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015

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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma are common diseases with a heterogeneous distribution worldwide. Here, we present methods and disease and risk estimates for COPD and asthma from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors (GBD) 2015 study. The GBD study provides annual updates on estimates of deaths, prevalence, and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs), a summary measure of fatal and non-fatal disease outcomes, for over 300 diseases and...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/S2213-2600(17)30293-X

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Global Burden of Disease 2015 Chronic Respiratory Disease Collaborators More by this author
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Oxford, MSD, NDM, Human Genetics Wt Centre, BDI-NDM
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation More from this funder
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Elsevier: Lancet Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Respiratory Medicine Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
9
Pages:
691-706
Publication date:
2017-08-16
Acceptance date:
2017-05-16
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ISSN:
2213-2600
Pubs id:
pubs:721261
URN:
uri:7197160b-b3ea-4a4e-938a-5bddce10a10f
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uuid:7197160b-b3ea-4a4e-938a-5bddce10a10f
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pubs:721261

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