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[Global Health Metrics] Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 328 diseases and injuries for 195 countries, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

The decrease in death rates since 1990 for most causes has not been matched by a similar decline in age-standardised YLD rates. For many large causes, YLD rates have either been stagnant or have increased for some causes, such as diabetes. As populations a ...

[Global Health Metrics] Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 333 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Dis

At a global level, DALYs and HALE continue to show improvements. At the same time, we observe that many populations are facing growing functional health loss. Rising SDI was associated with increases in cumulative years of life lived with disability and de ...

[Global Health Metrics] Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 84 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

Increasingly detailed understanding of the trends in risk exposure and the RRs for each risk-outcome pair provide insights into both the magnitude of health loss attributable to risks and how modification of risk exposure has contributed to health trends. ...

[Viewpoint] Measuring global health: motivation and evolution of the Global Burden of Disease Study

People everywhere, but particularly those charged with improving the health of populations, want to know whether human beings are living longer and getting healthier. There is an inherent fascination with quantification of levels and patterns of disease, t ...

Metabolites, Vol. 7, Pages 48: Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibition and the Management of Hypoxic Tumors

Metabolites, Vol. 7, Pages 48: Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibition and the Management of Hypoxic Tumors Metabolites doi: 10.3390/metabo7030048 Authors: Claudiu T. Supuran ...

Association of dietary patterns with five-year degree and progression of coronary artery calcification in the Heinz Nixdorf Recall study

As a modifiable lifestyle factor diet is hypothesized to play an important role in the progression of atherosclerosis. The aim of this study was to explore associations of comprehensive dietary patterns derived by cluster analysis with degree and progressi ...

Cardiac Patients’ Experiences and Perceptions of Social Media: Mixed-Methods Study

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Blending Face-to-Face and Internet-Based Interventions for the Treatment of Mental Disorders in Adults: Systematic Review

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Pain experience, pain management strategies and satisfaction of hospitalized trauma patients in Indonesia

Although trauma is a common cause of greater pain and interference on daily activities, little is known about pain experience, pain management strategies and pain management outcomes in hospitalized trauma patients in Indonesia. This descriptive study aim ...

Practical recommendations for reporting Fine-Gray model analyses for competing risk data

In survival analysis, a competing risk is an event whose occurrence precludes the occurrence of the primary event of interest. Outcomes in medical research are frequently subject to competing risks. In survival analysis, there are 2 key questions that can ...

The interaction between predation risk and food ration on behavior and morphology of Eurasian perch

Abstract The risk of both predation and food level has been shown to affect phenotypic development of organisms. However, these two factors also influence animal behavior that in turn may influence phenotypic development. Hence, it might be difficult to di ...

The effect of diet or exercise on ectopic adiposity in children and adolescents with obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Summary Objective Ectopic fat depostion in youth with obesity is associated with an increased cardiovascular disease risk. The aim of this meta-analysis was to summarize the evidence for the use of diet and/or exercise on ectopic adiposity in this populati ...

PDL1 And LDHA act as ceRNAs in triple negative breast cancer by regulating miR-34a

The purpose of this study was to elucidate the regulation of programmed death ligand 1 (PDL1), lactate dehydrogenase A (LDHA) and miR-34a in triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) and to explore the function and... ...

Disease Trends Over Time and CD4+CCR5+ T-Cells Expansion Predict Carotid Atherosclerosis Development in Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) present increased cardiovascular mortality compared to the general population. Few studies assessed long-term development and progression of carotid atherosclerotic plaque in SLE patients. Our aim was to inv ...

Is there room for resilience? A scoping review and critique of substance use literature and its utilization of the concept of resilience

Research in the area of illicit substance use remains preoccupied with describing and analyzing the risks of people who use drugs (PWUD), however more recently there has been a drive to use a strengths-based o... ...

Passive blood anaphylaxis: subcutaneous immunoglobulins are a cause of ongoing passive anaphylactic reaction

Allergic, especially anaphylactic, reactions during immunoglobulin replacement therapy are rare, but their pathophysiology and classification remain ambiguous. Recent findings show positive results of skin tes... ...

Associations between participation in organised physical activity in the school or community outside school hours and neighbourhood play with child physical activity and sedentary time: a cross-sectional analysis of primary school-aged children from the U

Objectives To assess the extent to which participation in organised physical activity in the school or community outside school hours and neighbourhood play was associated with children’s physical activity and sedentary time. Design Cross-sectional study. ...

Associations of Neighborhood Environmental Attributes with Walking in Japan: Moderating Effects of Area-Level Socioeconomic Status.

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Independent Effects of Neighborhood Poverty and Psychosocial Stress on Obesity Over Time.

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The Aging Urban Brain: Analyzing Outdoor Physical Activity Using the Emotiv Affectiv Suite in Older People.

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