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Harvard School of Public Health

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Works: 1,238 works in 1,443 publications in 1 language and 8,534 library holdings
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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 Chris Murray( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The global burden of disease study has provided the public health community with a set of consistent estimates of disease and injury rates in 1990. The study has also attempted to provide a comparative index of the burden of each disease or injury, namely the number of Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) lost as a result of either premature death or years lived with disability. The findings published in the Global Burden of Disease and Injury Series provide a unique and comprehensive assessment of the health of populations as the world enters the third millennium. This series comprehensively quantifies the burdens of 483 sequelae of 109 major causes of death and disability disaggregated by eight geographic regions and ten age-sex groups; risk factors are evaluated and projections to the year 2020 are made
Global health statistics : a compendium of incidence, prevalence, and mortality estimates for over 200 conditions by Chris Murray( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 347 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)
Epidemiologic methods( )

in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

System in crisis : the case for health care reform( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The global burden of disease : a comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020 ; summary by Chris Murray( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 261 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
Reforming the system : containing health care costs in an era of universal coverage( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public health surveillance by William Halperin( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 199 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 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 164 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 132 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design specifications for respiratory breathing devices for firefighters( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 106 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 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transforming the system : building a new structure for a new century( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 98 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 92 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 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunger in America : the growing epidemic by Physician Task Force on Hunger in America( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 64 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 2020The global burden of disease : a comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020 ; summary
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Global health statistics : a compendium of incidence, prevalence, and mortality estimates for over 200 conditionsThe global burden of disease : a comprehensive assessment of mortality and disability from diseases, injuries, and risk factors in 1990 and projected to 2020 ; summaryPublic health surveillance