Global and national burden of diseases and injuries among children and adolescents between 1990 and 2013 findings from the global burden of disease 2013 study

T. Vos, H.H. Kyu, C. Pinho, J.A. Wagner, J.C. Brown, A. Bertozzi-Villa, F.J. Charlson, L.E. Coffeng, L. Dandona, H.E. Erskine, A.J. Ferrari, C. Fitzmaurice, T.D. Fleming, M.H. Forouzanfar, N. Graetz, C. Guinovart, J. Haagsma, H. Higashi, N.J. Kassebaum, H.J. Larson & 46 others S.S. Lim, A.H. Mokdad, M. Moradi-Lakeh, S.V. Odell, G.A. Roth, P.T. Serina, J.D. Stanaway, A. Misganaw, H.A. Whiteford, T.M. Wolock, S.W. Hanson, F. Abd-Allah, S.F. Abera, L.J. Abu-Raddad, F.S. Al Buhairan, A.T. Amare, C.A.T. Antonio, A. Artaman, S.L. Barker-Collo, L.H. Barrero, C. Benjet, I.M. Bensenor, Z.A. Bhutta, B. Bikbov, A. Brazinova, I. Campos-Nonato, C.A. Castañeda-Orjuela, F. Catalá-López, R. Chowdhury, C. Cooper, J.A. Crump, R. Dandona, L. Degenhardt, R.P. Dellavalle, S.D. Dharmaratne, E.J.A. Faraon, V.L. Feigin, T. Fürst, J.M. Geleijnse, B.D. Gessner, K.B. Gibney, A. Goto, D. Gunnell, Graeme J. Hankey, R.J. Hay, J.C. Hornberger

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Copyright 2016 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. IMPORTANCE: The literature focuses on mortality among children younger than 5 years. Comparable information on nonfatal health outcomes among these children and the fatal and nonfatal burden of diseases and injuries among older children and adolescents is scarce. OBJECTIVE: To determine levels and trends in the fatal and nonfatal burden of diseases and injuries among younger children (aged
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)267-287
Number of pages21
JournalJAMA Pediatrics
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2016


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