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The global burden of childhood and adolescent cancer in 2017: an analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017

Accurate childhood cancer burden data are crucial for resource planning and health policy prioritisation. Model-based estimates are necessary because cancer surveillance data are scarce or non-existent in many countries. Although global incidence and …Read more





Global burden of emergency diseases and conditions

The analysis In their study Razzak and fellow researchers started with morbidity and mortality data involving more than 30 emergency medical conditions in 195 countries The data were drawn from the 1990 and 2015 Global Burden of Disease GBD
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Study Child and adolescent health improved but maternal mortality worsened in the US

the study covers 1990 to 2017 and 195 countries and territories A part of the Global Burden of Disease GBD study this new analysis is a comprehensive effort to quantify child and adolescent health internationally Findings are presented for the
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Childhood mortality declining globally but disability on the rise

Researchers examined data collected from 195 countries and territories between 1990 and 2017 during which time the annual But while deaths became less common during the study period the burden of childhood disability got worse Researchers analyzed
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Cancer prevention research and practicethe way forward to tackle rising cancer burden

Nevertheless experts at National Institute of Health USA are recommending that our chances of developing cancer are affected by our lifestyle choices Cancer is not a single disease but a major share of the global cancer burden
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Estimating The Health And Economic Burden Of Cancer Among Those Diagnosed As Adolescents And Young Adults

demonstrate that surviving cancer at this age is associated with a substantial economic burden Compared to adults without a history of cancer adolescent and young adult cancer survivors had excess annual medical expenditures of 3170 per person and
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Chronic health conditions prevalent among childhood cancer survivors

More than 99 of childhood cancer survivors experienced an average of 17 chronic health conditions by age 50 years suggesting a high burden of health complications during adulthood according to a retrospective analysis of the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
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