Mohsen Naghavi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The burden of disease and injury in Iran 2003
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Faculty of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Keshavarz Boulevard, Tehran, Iran
    Popul Health Metr 7:9. 2009
  2. pmc Algorithms for enhancing public health utility of national causes-of-death data
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:9. 2010
  3. pmc The burden of injuries in Iranian children in 2005
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:5. 2010
  4. pmc Unintentional injuries in the rural population of Twiserkan, Iran: a cross-sectional study on their incidence, characteristics and preventability
    Forouzan Rezapur-Shahkolai
    Division of International Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:269. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle 98121, WA, USA
    Lancet 380:2197-223. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Stephen S Lim
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 380:2224-60. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer in 187 countries between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis
    Mohammad H Forouzanfar
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Lancet 378:1461-84. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Rafael Lozano
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 380:2095-128. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Progress towards Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 on maternal and child mortality: an updated systematic analysis
    Rafael Lozano
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 378:1139-65. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Global malaria mortality between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 379:413-31. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc The burden of disease and injury in Iran 2003
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Faculty of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Keshavarz Boulevard, Tehran, Iran
    Popul Health Metr 7:9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the burden of disease and injury in Iran for the year 2003, using Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs) at the national level and for six selected provinces...
  2. pmc Algorithms for enhancing public health utility of national causes-of-death data
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:9. 2010
    ..In this study, we attempt to build on these approaches to enhance the utility of national cause-of-death data for public health analysis...
  3. pmc The burden of injuries in Iranian children in 2005
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Popul Health Metr 8:5. 2010
    ..Injuries caused the highest burden of disease among the total population of Iran in 2003. We aimed to estimate the morbidity, mortality, and disease burden caused by child injuries in the 0- to 14-year-old population of Iran in 2005...
  4. pmc Unintentional injuries in the rural population of Twiserkan, Iran: a cross-sectional study on their incidence, characteristics and preventability
    Forouzan Rezapur-Shahkolai
    Division of International Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 8:269. 2008
    ..This study documents the incidence and characteristics of severe injuries affecting rural people in the Iranian district of Twiserkan and it investigates these people's suggestions for injury prevention and control...
  5. doi request reprint Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle 98121, WA, USA
    Lancet 380:2197-223. 2012
    ..We aimed to calculate disease burden worldwide and for 21 regions for 1990, 2005, and 2010 with methods to enable meaningful comparisons over time...
  6. doi request reprint A comparative risk assessment of burden of disease and injury attributable to 67 risk factors and risk factor clusters in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Stephen S Lim
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 380:2224-60. 2012
    ..No complete revision of global disease burden caused by risk factors has been done since a comparative risk assessment in 2000, and no previous analysis has assessed changes in burden attributable to risk factors over time...
  7. doi request reprint Breast and cervical cancer in 187 countries between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis
    Mohammad H Forouzanfar
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Lancet 378:1461-84. 2011
    ..Breast and cervical cancer are important causes of mortality in women aged ≥15 years. We undertook annual age-specific assessments of breast and cervical cancer in 187 countries...
  8. doi request reprint Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Rafael Lozano
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 380:2095-128. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint Progress towards Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 on maternal and child mortality: an updated systematic analysis
    Rafael Lozano
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 378:1139-65. 2011
    ..Our aim was to update previous estimates of maternal and child mortality using better data and more robust methods to provide the best available evidence for tracking progress on MDGs 4 and 5...
  10. doi request reprint Global malaria mortality between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 379:413-31. 2012
    ..We aimed to provide an accurate assessment of the levels and time trends in malaria mortality to aid assessment of progress towards these goals and the focusing of future efforts...
  11. doi request reprint UK health performance: findings of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010
    Christopher J L Murray
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Lancet 381:997-1020. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Adverse health outcomes of road traffic injuries in Iran after rapid motorization
    Mohsen Naghavi
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Iran Med 12:284-94. 2009
    ..Besides a high need for a system safety approach, Iran needs to deal with the problem of producing a high number of cars and motorcycles. Providing safe mobility for the people of Iran needs to be a top priority of the government...
  13. pmc Management of diabetes and associated cardiovascular risk factors in seven countries: a comparison of data from national health examination surveys
    Emmanuela Gakidou
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 89:172-83. 2011
    ..To examine the effectiveness of the health system response to the challenge of diabetes across different settings and explore the inequalities in diabetes care that are attributable to socioeconomic factors...
  14. pmc Improving the public health utility of global cardiovascular mortality data: the rise of ischemic heart disease
    Ryan M Ahern
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, 2301 Fifth Ave, Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Popul Health Metr 9:8. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Maternal mortality for 181 countries, 1980-2008: a systematic analysis of progress towards Millennium Development Goal 5
    Margaret C Hogan
    Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98121, USA
    Lancet 375:1609-23. 2010
    ..We assessed levels and trends in maternal mortality for 181 countries...