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Adjusting for comorbidity in incidence-based DALY calculations: an individual-based modeling approach

Keywords: burden of disease comorbidity multimorbidity Abstract: Background The co-occurrence of two or more medical conditions in the same individual is not uncommon. If disability-adjusted life year (DALY) ...

Population vulnerability to COVID-19 in Europe: a burden of disease analysis

health Vulnerability YLD Abstract: Background Evidence has emerged showing that elderly people and those with pre-existing chronic health conditions may be at higher risk of developing severe health ...

Is the European Health Interview Survey online yet? Response and net sample composition of a web-based data collection.

non-participating households were replaced by similar households regarding statistical sector, sex and age. There was one reminder letter and a €10 conditional incentive. RESULTS: Considering all substitutions, a 16% ...

Women’s excess unhealthy life years: disentangling the unhealthy life years gapAbstractBackgroundMethodsResultsConclusion

Methods: We used mortality data for France 2008 from Eurostat, causes of death from the CépiDc- INSERM database; and disability and chronic conditions data from the French Disability Health Survey 2008–09. ...

Contribution of chronic conditions to gender disparities in health expectancies in Belgium, 2001, 2004 and 2008

contribution of chronic conditions to gender differences in disability-free life expectancy (DFLE) and life expectancy with disability (LED) in Belgium in 2001, 2004 and 2008. Methods Data on disability and ...

Contribution of chronic conditions to disability in men and women in France

M Cambois Source: European Journal of Public Health, Volume 29, Issue 1, Number 104 (2019) Keywords: chronic diseases disabilty GALI Global activity limitation Indicator Abstract: Background: Women report ...

Contribution of chronic conditions to gender disparities in health expectancies in Belgium, 2001, 2004 and 2008

contribution of chronic conditions to gender differences in disability- free life expectancy (DFLE) and life expectancy with disability (LED) in Belgium in 2001, 2004 and 2008. Methods: Data on disability and ...

Contribution of chronic diseases to educational disparity in disability in France: results from the cross-sectional “disability-health” survey

Abstract: Background This study aimed 1) to assess whether the contribution of chronic conditions to disability varies according to the educational attainment, 2) to disentangle the contributions of the ...

The health and economic impact of acute gastroenteritis in Belgium, 2010-2014

Disability-Adjusted Life Years Gastroenteritis Abstract: Acute gastroenteritis (AGE) remains a common condition in both low- and high-income countries. In Belgium, however, there is currently a lack of information on ...

addhaz: Contribution of Chronic Diseases to the Disability Burden Using R.

diseases contributes to disability at older ages. The estimation of how much chronic conditions contribute to disability can be useful to develop public health strategies to reduce the burden. This paper ...

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