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Population Health Metrics

ISSN: 1478--7954
Publisher: BioMed Central


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Decomposing cross-country differences in quality adjusted life expectancy: the impact of value sets

Author(s): Heijink Richard | van Baal Pieter | Oppe Mark | Koolman Xander | Westert Gert
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Falling behind: life expectancy in US counties from 2000 to 2007 in an international context

Author(s): Kulkarni Sandeep | Levin-Rector Alison | Ezzati Majid | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Patterns of multimorbidity in working Australians

Author(s): Holden Libby | Scuffham Paul | Hilton Michael | Muspratt Alexander | Ng Shu-Kay | Whiteford Harvey
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
An assessment of routine primary care health information system data quality in Sofala Province, Mozambique

Author(s): Gimbel Sarah | Micek Mark | Lambdin Barrot | Lara Joseph | Karagianis Marina | Cuembelo Fatima | Gloyd Stephen | Pfeiffer James | Sherr Kenneth
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
PHQ-8 Days: a measurement option for DSM-5 Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) severity

Author(s): Dhingra Satvinder | Kroenke Kurt | Zack Matthew | Strine Tara | Balluz Lina
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Healthy life gains in South Australia 1999-2008: analysis of a local Burden of Disease series

Author(s): Banham David | Woollacott Tony | Lynch John
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Capture-recapture analysis of all-cause mortality data in Bohol, Philippines

Author(s): Carter Karen | Williams Gail | Tallo Veronica | Sanvictores Diozele | Madera Hazel | Riley Ian
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The effect of comorbidity on health-related quality of life for injury patients in the first year following injury: comparison of three comorbidity adjustment approaches

Author(s): Haagsma Juanita | van Beeck Ed | Polinder Suzanne | Toet Hidde | Panneman Martien | Bonsel Gouke
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Performance of InterVA for assigning causes of death to verbal autopsies: multisite validation study using clinical diagnostic gold standards

Author(s): Lozano Rafael | Freeman Michael | James Spencer | Campbell Benjamin | Lopez Alan | Flaxman Abraham | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Performance of physician-certified verbal autopsies: multisite validation study using clinical diagnostic gold standards

Author(s): Lozano Rafael | Lopez Alan | Atkinson Charles | Naghavi Mohsen | Flaxman Abraham | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Performance of the Tariff Method: validation of a simple additive algorithm for analysis of verbal autopsies

Author(s): James Spencer | Flaxman Abraham | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Validation and validity of verbal autopsy procedures

Author(s): Chandramohan Daniel
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Validating physician-certified verbal autopsy and probabilistic modeling (InterVA) approaches to verbal autopsy interpretation using hospital causes of adult deaths

Author(s): Bauni Evasius | Ndila Carolyne | Mochamah George | Nyutu Gideon | Matata Lena | Ondieki Charles | Mambo Barbara | Mutinda Maureen | Tsofa Benjamin | Maitha Eric | Etyang Anthony | Williams Thomas
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Adaptation of a probabilistic method (InterVA) of verbal autopsy to improve the interpretation of cause of stillbirth and neonatal death in Malawi, Nepal, and Zimbabwe

Author(s): Vergnano Stefania | Fottrell Edward | Osrin David | Kazembe Peter | Mwansambo Charles | Manandhar Dharma | Munjanja Stephan | Byass Peter | Lewycka Sonia | Costello Anthony
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Verbal autopsy-based cause-specific mortality trends in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, 2000-2009

Author(s): Herbst Abraham | Mafojane Tshepiso | Newell Marie-Louise
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Using verbal autopsy to track epidemic dynamics: the case of HIV-related mortality in South Africa

Author(s): Byass Peter | Kahn Kathleen | Fottrell Edward | Mee Paul | Collinson Mark | Tollman Stephen
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Social autopsy for maternal and child deaths: a comprehensive literature review to examine the concept and the development of the method

Author(s): Kalter Henry | Salgado Rene | Babille Marzio | Koffi Alain | Black Robert
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Social autopsy: INDEPTH Network experiences of utility, process, practices, and challenges in investigating causes and contributors to mortality

Author(s): Källander Karin | Kadobera Daniel | Williams Thomas | Nielsen Rikke | Yevoo Lucy | Mutebi Aloysius | Akpakli Jonas | Narh Clement | Gyapong Margaret | Amu Alberta | Waiswa Peter
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Trends in causes of death among children under 5 in Bangladesh, 1993-2004: an exercise applying a standardized computer algorithm to assign causes of death using verbal autopsy data

Author(s): Liu Li | Li Qingfeng | Lee Rose | Friberg Ingrid | Perin Jamie | Walker Neff | Black Robert
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Classifying perinatal mortality using verbal autopsy: is there a role for nonphysicians?

Author(s): Engmann Cyril | Ditekemena John | Jehan Imtiaz | Garces Ana | Phiri Mutinta | Thorsten Vanessa | Mazariegos Manolo | Chomba Elwyn | Pasha Omrana | Tshefu Antoinette | McClure Elizabeth | Wallace Dennis | Goldenberg Robert | Carlo Waldemar | Wright Linda | Bose Carl
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Verbal autopsy completion rate and factors associated with undetermined cause of death in a rural resource-poor setting of Tanzania

Author(s): Mwanyangala Mathew | Urassa Honorathy | Rutashobya Jensen | Mahutanga Chrisostom | Lutambi Angelina | Maliti Deodatus | Masanja Honorati | Abdulla Salim | Lema Rose
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Feasibility of using a World Health Organization-standard methodology for Sample Vital Registration with Verbal Autopsy (SAVVY) to report leading causes of death in Zambia: results of a pilot in four provinces, 2010

Author(s): Mudenda Sheila | Kamocha Stanley | Mswia Robert | Conkling Martha | Sikanyiti Palver | Potter Dara | Mayaka William | Marx Melissa
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Assessing quality of medical death certification: Concordance between gold standard diagnosis and underlying cause of death in selected Mexican hospitals

Author(s): Hernández Bernardo | Ramírez-Villalobos Dolores | Romero Minerva | Gómez Sara | Atkinson Charles | Lozano Rafael
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Epidemiologic application of verbal autopsy to investigate the high occurrence of cancer along Huai River Basin, China

Author(s): Wan Xia | Zhou Maigeng | Tao Zhuang | Ding Ding | Yang Gonghuan
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Using verbal autopsy to assess the prevalence of HIV infection among deaths in the ART period in rural Uganda: a prospective cohort study, 2006-2008

Author(s): Mayanja Billy | Baisley Kathy | Nalweyiso Norah | Kibengo Freddie | Mugisha Joseph | Van der Paal Lieve | Maher Dermot | Kaleebu Pontiano
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Direct estimation of cause-specific mortality fractions from verbal autopsies: multisite validation study using clinical diagnostic gold standards

Author(s): Flaxman Abraham | Vahdatpour Alireza | James Spencer | Birnbaum Jeanette | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
An improved method for physician-certified verbal autopsy reduces the rate of discrepancy: experiences in the Nouna Health and Demographic Surveillance Site (NHDSS), Burkina Faso

Author(s): Yé Maurice | Diboulo Eric | Niamba Louis | Sié Ali | Coulibaly Boubacar | Bagagnan Cheik | Dembélé Jonas | Ramroth Heribert
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Effects on the estimated cause-specific mortality fraction of providing physician reviewers with different formats of verbal autopsy data

Author(s): Joshi Rohina | Praveen Devarsetty | Chow Clara | Neal Bruce
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Simplified Symptom Pattern Method for verbal autopsy analysis: multisite validation study using clinical diagnostic gold standards

Author(s): Murray Christopher | James Spencer | Birnbaum Jeanette | Freeman Michael | Lozano Rafael | Lopez Alan
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Random forests for verbal autopsy analysis: multisite validation study using clinical diagnostic gold standards

Author(s): Flaxman Abraham | Vahdatpour Alireza | Green Sean | James Spencer | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Robust metrics for assessing the performance of different verbal autopsy cause assignment methods in validation studies

Author(s): Murray Christopher | Lozano Rafael | Flaxman Abraham | Vahdatpour Alireza | Lopez Alan
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Population Health Metrics Research Consortium gold standard verbal autopsy validation study: design, implementation, and development of analysis datasets

Author(s): Murray Christopher | Lopez Alan | Black Robert | Ahuja Ramesh | Ali Said | Baqui Abdullah | Dandona Lalit | Dantzer Emily | Das Vinita | Dhingra Usha | Dutta Arup | Fawzi Wafaie | Flaxman Abraham | Gómez Sara | Hernández Bernardo | Joshi Rohina | Kalter Henry | Kumar Aarti | Kumar Vishwajeet | Lozano Rafael | Lucero Marilla | Mehta Saurabh | Neal Bruce | Ohno Summer | Prasad Rajendra | Praveen Devarsetty | Premji Zul | Ramírez-Villalobos Dolores | Remolador Hazel | Riley Ian | Romero Minerva | Said Mwanaidi | Sanvictores Diozele | Sazawal Sunil | Tallo Veronica
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Computer-based analysis of verbal autopsies: revolution or evolution?

Author(s): Riley Ian
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Synergism of verbal autopsy and diagnostic pathology autopsy for improved accuracy of mortality data

Author(s): Fligner Corinne | Murray Jill | Roberts Drucilla
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Advances in verbal autopsy: pragmatic optimism or optimistic theory?

Author(s): Fottrell Edward
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Opportunities and challenges for verbal autopsy in the national Death Registration System in Sri Lanka: past and future

Author(s): Dharmaratne Samath | Jayasuriya Rajitha | Perera Buddhipani | Gunesekera EM | Sathasivayyar A
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Verbal autopsy and global mortality statistics: if not now, then when?

Author(s): Setel Philip
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Verbal autopsy: advancing science, facilitating application

Author(s): Murray Christopher | Lopez Alan | Shibuya Kenji | Lozano Rafael
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Whither verbal autopsy?

Author(s): Byass Peter
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Incidences of obesity and extreme obesity among US adults: findings from the 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

Author(s): Pan Liping | Freedman David | Gillespie Cathleen | Park Sohyun | Sherry Bettylou
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Age at diagnosis of diabetes in Appalachia

Author(s): Barker Lawrence | Gerzoff Robert | Crespo Richard | Shrewsberry Molly
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Cause-specific mortality time series analysis: a general method to detect and correct for abrupt data production changes

Author(s): Rey Grégoire | Aouba Albertine | Pavillon Gérard | Hoffmann Rasmus | Plug Iris | Westerling Ragnar | Jougla Eric | Mackenbach Johan
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Verbal autopsy: who needs it?

Author(s): AbouZahr Carla
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Co-occurrence of diabetes, myocardial infarction, stroke, and cancer: quantifying age patterns in the Dutch population using health survey data

Author(s): van Baal Pieter | Engelfriet Peter | Boshuizen Hendriek | van de Kassteele Jan | Schellevis Francois | Hoogenveen Rudolf
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Maternal mortality in South Africa in 2001: From demographic census to epidemiological investigation

Author(s): Garenne Michel | McCaa Robert | Nacro Kourtoum
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Cause of death in Washington state veterans hospitalized with acute coronary syndromes in the veterans health administration

Author(s): Maynard Charles | Lowy Elliott | McDonell Mary | Fihn Stephan
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Population survey sampling methods in a rural African setting: measuring mortality

Author(s): Fottrell Edward | Byass Peter
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
The burden of disease profile of residents of Nairobi's slums: Results from a Demographic Surveillance System

Author(s): Kyobutungi Catherine | Ziraba Abdhalah | Ezeh Alex | Yé Yazoumé
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
DSS and DHS: longitudinal and cross-sectional viewpoints on child and adolescent mortality in Ethiopia

Author(s): Byass Peter | Worku Alemayehu | Emmelin Anders | Berhane Yemane
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Modeling human papillomavirus and cervical cancer in the United States for analyses of screening and vaccination

Author(s): Goldhaber-Fiebert Jeremy | Stout Natasha | Ortendahl Jesse | Kuntz Karen | Goldie Sue | Salomon Joshua
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Comparing the health of low income and less well educated groups in the United States and Canada

Author(s): Eng Ken | Feeny David
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
A six-year descriptive analysis of hospitalisations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions among people born in refugee-source countries

Author(s): Correa-Velez Ignacio | Ansari Zahid | Sundararajan Vijaya | Brown Kaye | Gifford Sandra
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Differential mortality in Iran

Author(s): Khosravi Ardeshir | Taylor Richard | Naghavi Mohsen | Lopez Alan
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Descriptive epidemiology of selected birth defects, areas of Lombardy, Italy, 1999

Author(s): Tagliabue Giovanna | Tessandori Roberto | Caramaschi Fausta | Fabiano Sabrina | Maghini Anna | Tittarelli Andrea | Vergani Daniele | Bellotti Maria | Pisani Salvatore | Gambino Maria | Frassoldi Emanuela | Costa Enrica | Gada Daniela | Crosignani Paolo | Contiero Paolo
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Prevalence of chronic fatigue syndrome in metropolitan, urban, and rural Georgia

Author(s): Reeves William | Jones James | Maloney Elizabeth | Heim Christine | Hoaglin David | Boneva Roumiana | Morrissey Marjorie | Devlin Rebecca
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Investigating the spatial risk distribution of West Nile virus disease in birds and humans in southern Ontario from 2002 to 2005

Author(s): Beroll Heidi | Berke Olaf | Wilson Jeffrey | Barker Ian
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Revealing the burden of maternal mortality: a probabilistic model for determining pregnancy-related causes of death from verbal autopsies

Author(s): Fottrell Edward | Byass Peter | Ouedraogo Thomas | Tamini Cecile | Gbangou Adjima | Sombié Issiaka | Högberg Ulf | Witten Karen | Bhattacharya Sohinee | Desta Teklay | Deganus Sylvia | Tornui Janet | Fitzmaurice Ann | Meda Nicolas | Graham Wendy
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Counting drugs to understand the disease: The case of measuring the diabetes epidemic

Author(s): Støvring Henrik | Andersen Morten | Beck-Nielsen Henning | Green Anders | Vach Werner
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
An ecometric analysis of neighbourhood cohesion

Author(s): Fone David | Farewell Daniel | Dunstan Frank
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Hypnotic use in a population-based sample of over thirty-five thousand interviewed Canadians

Author(s): Kassam Aliya | Patten Scott
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Deriving utility scores for co-morbid conditions: a test of the multiplicative model for combining individual condition scores

Author(s): Flanagan William | McIntosh Cameron | Le Petit Christel | Berthelot Jean-Marie
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
The burden of disease and injury in the United States 1996

Author(s): Michaud Catherine | McKenna Matthew | Begg Stephen | Tomijima Niels | Majmudar Meghna | Bulzacchelli Maria | Ebrahim Shahul | Ezzati Majid | Salomon Joshua | Gaber Kreiser Jessica | Hogan Mollie | Murray Christopher
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Estimating health-adjusted life expectancy conditional on risk factors: results for smoking and obesity

Author(s): van Baal Pieter | Hoogenveen Rudolf | de Wit G Ardine | Boshuizen Hendriek
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Consistency and accuracy of diagnostic cancer codes generated by automated registration: comparison with manual registration

Author(s): Tagliabue Giovanna | Maghini Anna | Fabiano Sabrina | Tittarelli Andrea | Frassoldi Emanuela | Costa Enrica | Nobile Silvia | Codazzi Tiziana | Crosignani Paolo | Tessandori Roberto | Contiero Paolo
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Place-of-residence errors on death certificates for two contiguous U. S. counties

Author(s): Pierce J Rush | Denison Anne
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Burden of premature mortality in rural Vietnam from 1999 – 2003: analyses from a Demographic Surveillance Site

Author(s): Huong Dao | Minh Hoang | Vos Theo | Janlert Urban | Van Do | Byass Peter
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Transition to the new race/ethnicity data collection standards in the Department of Veterans Affairs

Author(s): Sohn Min-Woong | Zhang Huiyuan | Arnold Noreen | Stroupe Kevin | Taylor Brent | Wilt Timothy | Hynes Denise
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Disability weights for comorbidity and their influence on Health-adjusted Life Expectancy

Author(s): van Baal Pieter | Hoeymans Nancy | Hoogenveen Rudolf | de Wit G Ardine | Westert Gert
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Adjusting for dependent comorbidity in the calculation of healthy life expectancy

Author(s): Mathers Colin | Iburg Kim | Begg Stephen
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Accuracy and completeness of mortality data in the Department of Veterans Affairs

Author(s): Sohn Min-Woong | Arnold Noreen | Maynard Charles | Hynes Denise
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Severity of self-reported diseases and symptoms in Denmark

Author(s): Iburg Kim | Rasmussen Niels | Avlund Kirsten
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Diabetes and urbanization in the Omani population: an analysis of national survey data

Author(s): Al-Moosa Siba | Allin Sara | Jemiai Nadia | Al-Lawati Jawad | Mossialos Elias
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2006
Trading people versus trading time: What is the difference?

Author(s): Damschroder Laura | Roberts Todd | Goldstein Christine | Miklosovic Molly | Ubel Peter
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Collection of population-based cancer staging information in Western Australia – a feasibility study

Author(s): Threlfall Timothy | Wittorff Jana | Boutdara Padabphet | Heyworth Jane | Katris Paul | Sheiner Harry | Fritschi Lin
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Measurement of vaccination coverage at age 24 and 19–35 months: a case study of multiple imputation in public health

Author(s): Santibanez Tammy | Barker Lawrence | Shaw Kate
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Psychometric properties of the CDC Symptom Inventory for assessment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Author(s): Wagner Dieter | Nisenbaum Rosane | Heim Christine | Jones James | Unger Elizabeth | Reeves William
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Pediatric appendicitis rupture rate: a national indicator of disparities in healthcare access

Author(s): Jablonski Kathleen | Guagliardo Mark
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Estimating summary measures of health: a structured workbook approach

Author(s): Flanagan William | Boswell-Purdy Jane | Le Petit Christel | Berthelot Jean-Marie
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Mortality registration and surveillance in China: History, current situation and challenges

Author(s): Yang Gonghuan | Hu Jianping | Rao Ke | Ma Jeimin | Rao Chalapati | Lopez Alan
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Comparing strategies for United States veterans' mortality ascertainment

Author(s): Lorenz Karl | Asch Steven | Yano Elizabeth | Wang Mingming | Rubenstein Lisa
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
The pre-vaccination regional epidemiological landscape of measles in Italy: contact patterns, effort needed for eradication, and comparison with other regions of Europe

Author(s): Manfredi Piero | Cleur Eugene | Williams John | Salmaso Stefania | Atti Marta
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2005
Dichotomous factor analysis of symptoms reported by UK and US veterans of the 1991 Gulf War

Author(s): Nisenbaum Rosane | Ismail Khalida | Wessely Simon | Unwin Catherine | Hull Lisa | Reeves William
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2004
Disability weights for the burden of oral disease in South Australia

Author(s): Brennan David | Spencer A John
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2004
A comparison of sexual behaviour and attitudes of healthy adolescents in a Danish high school in 1982, 1996, and 2001

Author(s): Kangas Ida | Andersen Berit | McGarrigle Christine | Østergaard Lars
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2004
How do Zimbabweans value health states?

Author(s): Jelsma Jennifer | Hansen Kristian | de Weerdt Willy | de Cock Paul | Kind Paul
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Cross-national agreement on disability weights: the European Disability Weights Project

Author(s): Schwarzinger Michaël | Stouthard Marlies | Burström Kristina | Nord Erik
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Autoregression as a means of assessing the strength of seasonality in a time series

Author(s): Moineddin Rahim | Upshur Ross | Crighton Eric | Mamdani Muhammad
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Early Infant Morbidity in the City of São Paulo, Brazil

Author(s): Machado Carla | Hill Ken
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Estimating the prevalence of breast cancer using a disease model: data problems and trends

Author(s): Kruijshaar Michelle | Barendregt Jan | van de Poll-Franse Lonneke
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Monitoring health inequalities: life expectancy and small area deprivation in New Zealand

Author(s): Tobias Martin | Cheung Jit
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Population health metrics: crucial inputs to the development of evidence for health policy

Author(s): Mathers Colin | Murray Christopher | Ezzati Majid | Gakidou Emmanuela | Salomon Joshua | Stein Claudia
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2003
Improving the public health utility of global cardiovascular mortality data: the rise of ischemic heart disease

Author(s): Ahern Ryan | Lozano Rafael | Naghavi Mohsen | Foreman Kyle | Gakidou Emmanuela | Murray Christopher
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Measuring the health of the Indian elderly: evidence from National Sample Survey data

Author(s): Chen Bradley | Mahal Ajay
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Interpersonal violence: an important risk factor for disease and injury in South Africa

Author(s): Norman Rosana | Schneider Michelle | Bradshaw Debbie | Jewkes Rachel | Abrahams Naeemah | Matzopoulos Richard | Vos Theo
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Trends and inequalities in short-term acute myocardial infarction case fatality in Scotland, 1988-2004

Author(s): Davies Carolyn | Leyland Alastair
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Does the development of new medicinal products in the European Union address global and regional health concerns?

Author(s): Catalá-López, Ferrán | García-Altés, Anna | Álvarez-Martín Elena | Gènova-Maleras Ricard | Morant-Ginestar Consuelo
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Measuring the burden of arboviral diseases: the spectrum of morbidity and mortality from four prevalent infections

Author(s): LaBeaud A Desirée | Bashir Fatima | King Charles
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The national burden of road traffic injuries in Thailand

Author(s): Ditsuwan Vallop | Veerman Lennert | Barendregt Jan | Bertram Melanie | Vos Theo
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The effects of spatial population dataset choice on estimates of population at risk of disease

Author(s): Tatem Andrew | Campiz Nicholas | Gething Peter | Snow Robert | Linard Catherine
Volume: 9
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Deaths of infants subject to forensic autopsy in Estonia from 2001 to 2005: what can we learn from additional information?

Author(s): Lang Katrin | Pärna Kersti | Grjibovski Andrej | Väli Marika
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Projection of the year 2050 burden of diabetes in the US adult population: dynamic modeling of incidence, mortality, and prediabetes prevalence

Author(s): Boyle James | Thompson Theodore | Gregg Edward | Barker Lawrence | Williamson David
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
A novel framework for validating and applying standardized small area measurement strategies

Author(s): Srebotnjak Tanja | Mokdad Ali | Murray Christopher
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Psychosocial stress and strategies for managing adversity: measuring population resilience in New South Wales, Australia

Author(s): Taylor Melanie | Barr Margo | Stevens Garry | Bryson-Taylor Donald | Agho Kingsley | Jacobs Jennifer | Raphael Beverley
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The effect of participant nonresponse on HIV prevalence estimates in a population-based survey in two informal settlements in Nairobi city

Author(s): Ziraba Abdhalah | Madise Nyovani | Matilu Mwau | Zulu Eliya | Kebaso John | Khamadi Samoel | Okoth Vincent | Ezeh Alex
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Consistency and precision of cancer reporting in a multiwave national panel survey

Author(s): Zajacova Anna | Dowd Jennifer | Schoeni Robert | Wallace Robert
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Deaths from heart failure: using coarsened exact matching to correct cause-of-death statistics

Author(s): Stevens Gretchen | King Gary | Shibuya Kenji
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Algorithms for enhancing public health utility of national causes-of-death data

Author(s): Naghavi Mohsen | Makela Susanna | Foreman Kyle | O'Brien Janaki | Pourmalek Farshad | Lozano Rafael
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Verifying causes of death in Thailand: rationale and methods for empirical investigation

Author(s): Rao Chalapati | Porapakkham Yawarat | Pattaraarchachai Junya | Polprasert Warangkana | Swampunyalert Narumol | Lopez Alan
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Cause-of-death ascertainment for deaths that occur outside hospitals in Thailand: application of verbal autopsy methods

Author(s): Polprasert Warangkana | Rao Chalapati | Adair Timothy | Pattaraarchachai Junya | Porapakkham Yawarat | Lopez Alan
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Cause-specific mortality patterns among hospital deaths in Thailand: validating routine death certification

Author(s): Pattaraarchachai Junya | Rao Chalapati | Polprasert Warangkana | Porapakkham Yawarat | Pao-in Wansa | Singwerathum Noppcha | Lopez Alan
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Estimated causes of death in Thailand, 2005: implications for health policy

Author(s): Porapakkham Yawarat | Rao Chalapati | Pattaraarchachai Junya | Polprasert Warangkana | Vos Theo | Adair Timothy | Lopez Alan
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Early mortality experience in a large military cohort and a comparison of mortality data sources

Author(s): Hooper Tomoko | Gackstetter Gary | LeardMann Cynthia | Boyko Edward | Pearse Lisa | Smith Besa | Amoroso Paul | Smith Tyler
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The Summary Index of Malaria Surveillance (SIMS): a stable index of malaria within India

Author(s): Cohen Alan | Dhingra Neeraj | Jotkar Raju | Rodriguez Peter | Sharma Vinod | Jha Prabhat
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The burden of injuries in Iranian children in 2005

Author(s): Naghavi Mohsen | Pourmalek Farshad | Shahraz Saeid | Jafari Nahid | Delavar Bahram | Motlagh Mohammad
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Using breath carbon monoxide to validate self-reported tobacco smoking in remote Australian Indigenous communities

Author(s): MacLaren David | Conigrave Katherine | Robertson Jan | Ivers Rowena | Eades Sandra | Clough Alan
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Statistical modeling of volume of alcohol exposure for epidemiological studies of population health: the US example

Author(s): Rehm Jürgen | Kehoe Tara | Gmel Gerrit | Stinson Fred | Grant Bridget | Gmel Gerhard
Volume: 8
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Further validation of the Multidimensional Fatigue Inventory in a US adult population sample

Author(s): Lin Jin-Mann | Brimmer Dana | Maloney Elizabeth | Nyarko Ernestina | BeLue Rhonda | Reeves William
Volume: 7
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Diabetes prevalence and diagnosis in US states: analysis of health surveys

Author(s): Danaei Goodarz | Friedman Ari | Oza Shefali | Murray Christopher | Ezzati Majid
Volume: 7
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
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