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Population Health Metrics

Population Health Metrics 1/2015

Ausgabe 1/2015

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 36 Artikel )

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Abdominal vs. overall obesity among women in a nutrition transition context: geographic and socio-economic patterns of abdominal-only obesity in Tunisia

Pierre Traissac, Rebecca Pradeilles, Jalila El Ati, Hajer Aounallah-Skhiri, Sabrina Eymard-Duvernay, Agnès Gartner, Chiraz Béji, Souha Bougatef, Yves Martin-Prével, Patrick Kolsteren, Francis Delpeuch, Habiba Ben Romdhane, Bernard Maire

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Mapping malaria risk and vulnerability in the United Republic of Tanzania: a spatial explicit model

Michael Hagenlocher, Marcia C Castro

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Salud Mesoamérica 2015 Initiative: design, implementation, and baseline findings

Ali H Mokdad, Katherine Ellicott Colson, Paola Zúñiga-Brenes, Diego Ríos-Zertuche, Erin B Palmisano, Eyleen Alfaro-Porras, Brent W Anderson, Marco Borgo, Sima Desai, Marielle C Gagnier, Catherine W Gillespie, Sandra L Giron, Annie Haakenstad, Sonia López Romero, Julio Mateus, Abigail McKay, Ali A Mokdad, Tasha Murphy, Paria Naghavi, Jennifer Nelson, Miguel Orozco, Dharani Ranganathan, Benito Salvatierra, Alexandra Schaefer, Gulnoza Usmanova, Alejandro Varela, Shelley Wilson, Sarah Wulf, Bernardo Hernandez, Rafael Lozano, Emma Iriarte, Ferdinando Regalia

01.12.2015 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Health-related quality of life after TBI: a systematic review of study design, instruments, measurement properties, and outcome

Suzanne Polinder, Juanita A Haagsma, David van Klaveren, Ewout W Steyerberg, Ed F van Beeck

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Improving the estimation of the burden of risk factors: an illustrative comparison of methods to measure smoking-attributable mortality

Peter Tanuseputro, Richard Perez, Laura Rosella, Kumanan Wilson, Carol Bennett, Meltem Tuna, Deirdre Hennessy, Heather Manson, Douglas Manuel

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Family structure and multiple domains of child well-being in the United States: a cross-sectional study

Patrick M Krueger, Douglas P Jutte, Luisa Franzini, Irma Elo, Mark D Hayward

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Multiple biomarker models for improved risk estimation of specific cardiovascular diseases related to metabolic syndrome: a cross-sectional study

Evan Coffman, Jennifer Richmond-Bryant

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Erosion of the healthy soldier effect in veterans of US military service in Iraq and Afghanistan

Mary J Bollinger, Susanne Schmidt, Jacqueline A Pugh, Helen M Parsons, Laurel A Copeland, Mary Jo Pugh

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Effects of a health information system data quality intervention on concordance in Mozambique: time-series analyses from 2009–2012

Bradley H Wagenaar, Sarah Gimbel, Roxanne Hoek, James Pfeiffer, Cathy Michel, João Luis Manuel, Fatima Cuembelo, Titos Quembo, Pires Afonso, Victoria Porthé, Stephen Gloyd, Kenneth Sherr

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Assessing disability weights based on the responses of 30,660 people from four European countries

Juanita A Haagsma, Charline Maertens de Noordhout, Suzanne Polinder, Theo Vos, Arie H Havelaar, Alessandro Cassini, Brecht Devleesschauwer, Mirjam E Kretzschmar, Niko Speybroeck, Joshua A Salomon

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

The County Health Rankings: rationale and methods

Patrick L Remington, Bridget B Catlin, Keith P Gennuso

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Modeling contextual effects using individual-level data and without aggregation: an illustration of multilevel factor analysis (MLFA) with collective efficacy

Erin C Dunn, Katherine E Masyn, William R Johnston, SV Subramanian

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Should additional domains be added to the EQ-5D health-related quality of life instrument for community-based studies? An analytical descriptive study

Jennifer Jelsma, Soraya Maart

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Level of agreement between patient-reported EQ-5D responses and EQ-5D responses mapped from the SF-12 in an injury population

Belinda J Gabbe, Emma McDermott, Pam M Simpson, Sarah Derrett, Shanthi Ameratunga, Suzanne Polinder, Ronan A Lyons, Frederick P Rivara, James E Harrison

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

How much might a society spend on life-saving interventions at different ages while remaining cost-effective? A case study in a country with detailed data

Giorgi Kvizhinadze, Nick Wilson, Nisha Nair, Melissa McLeod, Tony Blakely

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Propensity score weighting for addressing under-reporting in mortality surveillance: a proof-of-concept study using the nationally representative mortality data in China

Kang Guo, Peng Yin, Lijun Wang, Yibing Ji, Qingfeng Li, David Bishai, Shiwei Liu, Yunning Liu, Thomas Astell-Burt, Xiaoqi Feng, Jinling You, Jiangmei Liu, Maigeng Zhou

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Ambient air pollution and adverse birth outcomes: a natural experiment study

Cheng Huang, Catherine Nichols, Yang Liu, Yunping Zhang, Xiaohong Liu, Suhong Gao, Zhiwen Li, Aiguo Ren

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

The longitudinal age and birth cohort trends of regular exercise among adults aged 16–63 years in Sweden: a 24-year follow-up study

Matti Leijon, Patrik Midlöv, Jan Sundquist, Kristina Sundquist, Sven-Erik Johansson

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Quantifying demographic and socioeconomic transitions for computational epidemiology: an open-source modeling approach applied to India

Sanjay Basu, Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

High rates of homicide in a rural South African population (2000–2008): findings from a population-based cohort study

George Otieno, Edmore Marinda, Till Bärnighausen, Frank Tanser

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Multiple causes of death analysis of chronic diseases: the example of diabetes

Ugo Fedeli, Giacomo Zoppini, Carlo Alberto Goldoni, Francesco Avossa, Giuseppe Mastrangelo, Mario Saugo

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Mapping HIV prevalence using population and antenatal sentinel-based HIV surveys: a multi-stage approach

Samuel Manda, Lieketseng Masenyetse, Bo Cai, Renate Meyer

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

A method for reclassifying cause of death in cases categorized as “event of undetermined intent”

Evgeny Andreev, Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, William Alex Pridemore, Svetlana Yu. Nikitina

01.12.2015 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

The Population Health Model (POHEM): an overview of rationale, methods and applications

Deirdre A. Hennessy, William M. Flanagan, Peter Tanuseputro, Carol Bennett, Meltem Tuna, Jacek Kopec, Michael C. Wolfson, Douglas G. Manuel

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Estimating the current mean age of mothers at the birth of their first child from household surveys

John Bongaarts, Ann K. Blanc

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

The importance of regional availability of health care for old age survival - Findings from German reunification

Tobias C. Vogt, James W. Vaupel

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Validation of a new predictive risk model: measuring the impact of the major modifiable risks of death for patients and populations

Stephen S. Lim, Emily Carnahan, Eugene C. Nelson, Catherine W. Gillespie, Ali H. Mokdad, Christopher J. L. Murray, Elliott S. Fisher

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Measuring causes of death in populations: a new metric that corrects cause-specific mortality fractions for chance

Abraham D. Flaxman, Peter T. Serina, Bernardo Hernandez, Christopher J. L. Murray, Ian Riley, Alan D. Lopez

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Projected growth of the adult congenital heart disease population in the United States to 2050: an integrative systems modeling approach

Catherine P. Benziger, Karen Stout, Elisa Zaragoza-Macias, Amelia Bertozzi-Villa, Abraham D. Flaxman

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Smoking, smoking cessation, and 7-year mortality in a cohort of Thai adults

Jiaying Zhao, Cha-aim Pachanee, Vasoontara Yiengprugsawan, Sam-ang Seubsman, Adrian Sleigh, Thai Cohort Study Team

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Estimating distributions of health state severity for the global burden of disease study

Roy Burstein, Tom Fleming, Juanita Haagsma, Joshua A. Salomon, Theo Vos, Christopher JL. Murray

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Rural-urban differentials in pregnancy-related mortality in Zambia: estimates using data collected in a census

Richard Banda, Knut Fylkesnes, Ingvild Fossgard Sandøy

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Population aging, macroeconomic changes, and global diabetes prevalence, 1990–2008

Nikkil Sudharsanan, Mohammed K. Ali, Neil K. Mehta, K M Venkat Narayan

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Small area synthetic estimates of smoking prevalence during pregnancy in England

Lisa Szatkowski, Samantha J. Fahy, Tim Coleman, Joanna Taylor, Liz Twigg, Graham Moon, Jo Leonardi-Bee

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Validity of silhouette showcards as a measure of body size and obesity in a population in the African region: A practical research tool for general-purpose surveys

Maryam Yepes, Barathi Viswanathan, Pascal Bovet, Jürgen Maurer

01.12.2015 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2015 Open Access

Application of space-time disease clustering by administrative databases in Italy: Adverse Reproductive Outcomes (AROs) and residential exposure

Pamela Barbadoro, Massimo Agostini, Marcello M. D’Errico, Francesco Di Stanislao, Fabio Filippetti, Sara Giuliani, Emilia Prospero

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