Affiliation: World Health Organization
- Estimating child mortality due to diarrhoea in developing countriesCynthia Boschi-Pinto
Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 86:710-7. 2008..The major objective of this study is to provide estimates of diarrhoea mortality at country, regional and global level by employing the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group (CHERG) standard...
- Diarrhea incidence in low- and middle-income countries in 1990 and 2010: a systematic reviewChrista L Fischer Walker
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of International Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
BMC Public Health 12:220. 2012..We conducted a systematic literature review to identify cohort studies that sought to quantify diarrhea incidence among any age group of children 0-59 mo of age...
- Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: II. Results for the global burden of disease 2000Kenji Shibuya
Global Program on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
BMC Cancer 2:37. 2002..We present the detailed estimates of mortality and incidence by site as the basis for the future estimation of cancer burden for the Global Burden of Disease 2000 study...
- Limited progress in increasing coverage of neonatal and child-health interventions in Africa and AsiaCynthia Boschi-Pinto
Newborn and Child Health and Development Team, Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
J Health Popul Nutr 27:755-62. 2009....
- Estimates of world-wide distribution of child deaths from acute respiratory infectionsBrian G Williams
World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, Geneva 27, CH 1211, Switzerland
Lancet Infect Dis 2:25-32. 2002..This analysis suggests that throughout the world 1.9 million (95% CI 1.6-2.2 million) children died from ARI in 2000, 70% of them in Africa and southeast Asia...
- Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: I. Application of regional cancer survival model to estimate cancer mortality distribution by siteColin D Mathers
Global Programme on Evidence for Health Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
BMC Cancer 2:36. 2002..For regions where information on the distribution of cancer deaths is not available, a site-specific survival model was developed to estimate the distribution of cancer deaths by site...
- WHO estimates of the causes of death in childrenJennifer Bryce
WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Lancet 365:1147-52. 2005..These estimates of the causes of child deaths should be used to guide public-health policies and programmes...