"Global Burden of Disease" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Measure of the burden of disease using the disability-adjusted-life-year (DALY). This time-based measure combines years of life lost due to premature mortality and years of life lost due to time lived in states of less than full health. The metric was developed to assess the burden of disease consistently across diseases, risk factors and regions.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Global Burden of Disease" by people in Profiles.
Estimating global injuries morbidity and mortality: methods and data used in the Global Burden of Disease 2017 study. Inj Prev. 2020 10; 26(Supp 1):i125-i153.
Association of Specific Mental Disorders With Premature Mortality in the Danish Population Using Alternative Measurement Methods. JAMA Netw Open. 2020 06 01; 3(6):e206646.
Global injury morbidity and mortality from 1990 to 2017: results from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017. Inj Prev. 2020 10; 26(Supp 1):i96-i114.
The burden of unintentional drowning: global, regional and national estimates of mortality from the Global Burden of Disease 2017 Study. Inj Prev. 2020 10; 26(Supp 1):i83-i95.
Global Disparities in Wilms Tumor. J Surg Res. 2020 03; 247:34-51.
Global Burden of Thrombosis: Epidemiologic Aspects. Circ Res. 2016 Apr 29; 118(9):1340-7.