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Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 315 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE), 1990–2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015

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Healthy life expectancy (HALE) and disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) provide summary measures of health across geographies and time that can inform assessments of epidemiological patterns and health system performance, help to prioritise investments in research and development, and monitor progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We aimed to provide updated HALE and DALYs for geographies worldwide and evaluate how disease burden changes with devel...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/S0140-6736(16)31460-X

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University of Oxford
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Green Templeton College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Hay, S
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OPP1132415
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Hay, S
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OPP1132415
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
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Lancet Journal website
Volume:
388
Issue:
10053
Pages:
1603–1658
Publication date:
2016-10-01
Acceptance date:
2016-07-01
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0140-6736 and 1474-547X
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661152
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2017-01-16

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