The global burden of disease study 2013: What does it mean for the NTDs?

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dc.contributor.author Herricks, Jennifer R
dc.contributor.author Hotez, Peter J
dc.contributor.author Wanga, Valentine
dc.contributor.author Coffeng, Luc E
dc.contributor.author Haagsma, Juanita A
dc.contributor.author BasÌÁ̱ez, MarÌ_a-Gloria
dc.contributor.author Buckle, Geoffrey
dc.contributor.author Budke, Christine M
dc.contributor.author Carabin, H̩l̬ne
dc.contributor.author F̬vre, Eric M
dc.contributor.author FÌ_rst, Thomas
dc.contributor.author Halasa, Yara A
dc.contributor.author King, Charles H
dc.contributor.author Murdoch, Michele E
dc.contributor.author Ramaiah, Kapa D
dc.contributor.author Shepard, Donald S
dc.contributor.author Stolk, Wilma A
dc.contributor.author Undurraga, Eduardo A
dc.contributor.author Stanaway, Jeffrey D
dc.contributor.author Naghavi, Mohsen
dc.contributor.author Murray, Christopher J L
dc.date.accessioned 2019-01-28T17:41:50Z
dc.date.available 2019-01-28T17:41:50Z
dc.date.issued 2017
dc.identifier.issn 1935-2735
dc.identifier.other PMC5542388
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10192/36341
dc.description.abstract The Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD) is a landmark initiative that systematically quantifies the prevalence, morbidity, and mortality for hundreds of diseases, injuries, and risk factors of global health importance. For the neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), the GBD 2010 confirmed a high disease burden for the 17 major NTDs prioritized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as well as for selected conditions also recognized as NTDs by PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, including amoebiasis, cholera, cryptosporidiosis, typhoid and paratyphoid fevers, trichomoniasis, venomous animal contact, and scabies (referred to here as ÛÏadditional NTDs Û ) [1]. The GBD 2013 is intended to be the first in a series of annual updates for the GBD studies, with its initial results published in 2015 in The Lancet [2 ÛÒ4]. Here, we review information on the NTDs published in the GBD 2013 capstone papers [2 ÛÒ4] and present new NTD data and updated burden estimates from the GBD 2013 study and new country-specific estimates. We show key outputs of GBD 2013 including country-specific estimates of prevalence or incidence and health-gap metrics for the aforementioned NTDs.
dc.format.extent 1 file
dc.language English
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Public Library of Science
dc.relation.isversionof 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005424
dc.rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
dc.subject Science & Technology
dc.subject Life Sciences & Biomedicine
dc.subject Infectious Diseases
dc.subject Parasitology
dc.subject Tropical Medicine
dc.subject FOOD-BORNE TREMATODIASIS
dc.subject SYSTEMATIC ANALYSIS
dc.subject AFRICAN PROGRAM
dc.subject INFECTION
dc.subject AZITHROMYCIN
dc.subject ELIMINATION
dc.subject PREVALENCE
dc.subject COUNTRIES
dc.subject TRACHOMA
dc.subject HEALTH
dc.subject 06 Biological Sciences
dc.subject 11 Medical And Health Sciences
dc.subject Journal Article
dc.title The global burden of disease study 2013: What does it mean for the NTDs?
dc.type Article
dc.contributor.department Heller School for Social Policy and Management
dc.relation.journal PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
dc.identifier.pmid 28771480


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