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Harvard School of Public Health

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Works: 1,023 works in 1,155 publications in 2 languages and 7,289 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Researcher, Editor, Producer
Classifications: RA441, 614.42
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The global burden of disease : a comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020 by Christopher J. L Murray( Book )

12 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This booklet is a summary of "The Global Burden of Disease: A Comprehensive Assessment of Mortality and Disability from Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors in 1990 and Projected to 2020." It presents estimates of the mortality and disability proportion that can be attributed to certain risk factors for diseases, including tobacco, poor water and sanitation, and unsafe sex. Overall results of the assessment of global health needs show that the epidemiological transition is already well advanced, suggesting that public health policy, with its traditional emphasis on infectious disease, has not kept pace with events. Since the study is a 10-volume series, this booklet will present the key findings of volume I. The first section summarizes the concepts and methods involved in developing a single measure of health status. Sections 2-5 present the results of the 1990 assessments and section 6 summarizes the 2020 projections. The final section provides details and samples of the content of volumes I and II
Global health statistics : a compendium of incidence, prevalence, and mortality estimates for over 200 conditions by Christopher J. L Murray( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the second publication in a planned series of 10 volumes that summarize epidemiological knowledge about the major health conditions and risk factors around the world, including information on causes of death. "Following [a] brief introduction describing the methods used to prepare the estimates, the remainder of the volume includes a series of tables containing basic demographic information for each of the eight geographical regions used in the World Development Report 1993, followed by a much larger number of tables which provide estimates of incidence, prevalence, average age of onset, average duration, deaths in 1990 and projected deaths in 2000 for various diseases and sequelae." (Excerpt)
System in crisis : the case for health care reform( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reforming the system : containing health care costs in an era of universal coverage( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seniors safe and sound promoting home safety and preventing medication misuse( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public health surveillance( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virus and rickettsial diseases, with especial consideration of their public health significance by Harvard School of Public Health( Book )

7 editions published between 1940 and 1948 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Particle Team (PTeam) study analysis of the data : final report( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Identification and detection of water-borne viruses by immunoenzymatic methods by John E Herrmann( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design specifications for respiratory breathing devices for firefighters( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Industry and tropical health : proceedings of the Industrial Tropical Health Conference by Industrial Council for Tropical Health( )

in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performance of a high velocity pulse-jet filter by David Leith( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Setting priorities for control of fugitive particulate emissions from open sources( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community-based health care : lessons from Bangladesh to Boston( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunger in America : the growing epidemic( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The environment and its effect upon man; symposium held at Harvard school of public health, August 24-August 29, 1936, as part of Harvard university tercentenary celebration, 1636-1936 by Harvard School of Public Health( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epidemiologic methods( )

in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American hunger crisis : poverty and health in New England by Citizens' Commission on Hunger in New England( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvard public health NOW by Harvard School of Public Health( )

in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The global burden of disease : a comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020
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Global health statistics : a compendium of incidence, prevalence, and mortality estimates for over 200 conditionsPublic health surveillance