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" One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of 'healthy' life and the burden of disease as a measurement of the gap between current health status and an ideal situation where everyone lives into old age free of disease and disability". "
The Other Half of Gender: Men's Issues in Development - Page 28
edited by - 2006 - 311 pages
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The World Health Report 2001: Mental Health : New Understanding, New Hope

World Health Organization - Medical - 2001 - 178 pages
...information on the impact of premature death and of disability and other nonfatal health outcomes. One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of healthy'...burden of disease as a measurement of the gap between current health status and an ideal situation where everyone lives into old age free of disease and...
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The World Health Report 2002: Reducing Risks, Promoting Healthy Life

World Health Organization - Medical - 2002 - 248 pages
...in 2001. DALYs along with healthy life expectancy are summary measures of population health.13- 14 One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of "healthy"...ideal situation where everyone in the population lives to old age in full health. DALYs for a disease or health condition are calculated as the sum of the...
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Fifth Asian and Pacific Population Conference: Selected Papers

United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific - Asia - 2003 - 357 pages
...are only as valid as The disahility-adjusted life years (DALYs) are a measure of population health. One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of "healthy"...ideal situation where everyone in the population lives to old age in full health. DA1.Ys for a disease or health condition are calculated as the sum of the...
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The World Health Report 2003: Shaping the Future

World Health Organization - Health & Fitness - 2003 - 193 pages
...combine years of life lost (YLLs) through premature death with years lived with disability (YLDs) (1). One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of "healthy" life and the measured disease burden is the gap between a population's health status and that of a normative global...
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The SAGE Handbook of Health Psychology

Stephen Sutton, Stephen R. Sutton, Andrew Baum, Marie Johnston - Psychology - 2004 - 432 pages
...information on the impact of premature death and of disability and other non-fatal health outcomes. One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of "healthy"...burden of disease as a measurement of the gap between current health status and an ideal situation where everyone lives into old age free of disease and...
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The World's Water 2004-2005: The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources

Peter H. Gleick, Nicholas L. Cain - Nature - 2004 - 362 pages
...single indicator years of life lost from premature death and years of life lived with disabilities. One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of "healthy" life. This table excludes mortality and DALYs associated with water-related insect vectors, such as malaria,...
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Essential Epidemiology: An Introduction for Students and Health Professionals

Penny Webb, Chris Bain, Sandi Pirozzo - Medical - 2005 - 355 pages
...that productive years lost in mid-life are more important than years lost at very young or old ages.) One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of healthy life. Thus, if a person lives with a moderate disability for 10 years, this might equate to five DALYs or...
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Epilepsy Care in the World: Atlas 2005

Organisation mondiale de la santé. Département de la santé mentale et des toxicomanies - Medical - 2005 - 91 pages
...disease burden in the world. Using a metric called disability-adjusted life years (DALYs), in which a DALY can be thought of as one lost year of healthy life, WHO has calculated the global burden of disease and injury that is attributable to different causes...
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Dollars, DALYs and Decisions: Economic Aspects of the Mental Health System

Dan Chisholm, Shekhar Saxena, Mark Van Ommeren - Medical - 2006 - 56 pages
...1996). The main summary measure used in the GBD study was the Disability Adjusted Life Year (DALY). One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of 'healthy'...burden of disease as a measurement of the gap between current health status and an ideal situation where everyone lives into old age free of disease and...
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Neurological Disorders: Public Health Challenges

World Health Organization - Medical - 2006 - 218 pages
...to be lived in full health) lost as a result of the incidence of specific diseases and injuries (2). One DALY can be thought of as one lost year of healthy life and the burden of disease as a measure of the gap between current health status and an ideal situation where everyone lives into old...
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