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Global Burden of Disease

Baltimore, MD, United States


Summary

The overall objectives of the project are to 1. Conduct a systematic review and analysis of all data pertaining to specific conditions 2. Estimate age- and sex-specific overall mortality for each of the regions 3. Estimate cause-specific mortality for each of the regions 4. Determine he disability weights for specific conditions 5. Estimate attributable burden of disability and mortality from leading risk factors 6. Harmonize the disease, injury and risk factor estimates 7. Produce a valid, reliable, and comparable set of estimates for 1990 and 2005

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  • Start Date: 
    03/07/2008
  • End Date: 
    03/06/2009

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