*  Operations research in global health: a scoping review with a focus on the themes of health equity and impact
... especially in settings where the burden of disease is high but health systems are weak and resources limited. Despite the ... Embedding non-communicable diseases in the post-2015 development agenda. Lancet. 2013;381:566-574. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12) ... How can mathematical models advance tuberculosis control in high HIV prevalence settings? Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014;18:509- ... the cost-effectiveness of different treatment options for patients with chronic hepatitis B was studied using Markov disease ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC5395767/
*  Browsing School of Public Health by Title
High prevalence of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and increasing chronic non-communicable diseases have drawn attention ... ... Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000  Joubert, Jane; Puoane, Thandi ( ... Emerging roles and competencies of district and sub-district pharmacists: a case study from Cape Town  Bradley, Hazel A.; ... OBJECTIVE: To estimate the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight using the body mass index (BMI), by age and sex ...
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*  Browsing Research Articles (SoPH) by Title
High prevalence of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and increasing chronic non-communicable diseases have drawn attention ... ... Community intervention for the emerging epidemic of non-communicable diseases  Puoane, Thandi; Bradley, Hazel A. (MedPharm ... Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000  Joubert, Jane; Puoane, Thandi ( ... OBJECTIVE: To estimate the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight using the body mass index (BMI), by age and sex ...
  http://repository.uwc.ac.za/xmlui/handle/10566/11/browse?order=ASC&rpp=20&sort_by=1&etal=-1&offset=35&type=title
*  Bangladesh policy on prevention and control of non-communicable diseases: a policy analysis | BMC Public Health | Full Text
... and chronic respiratory diseases. As the prevalence of these diseases increase, they will impose an even greater burden in the ... Like many other developing countries, in Bangladesh also non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are emerging as major cause of ... support national capacity for high-quality research and development for the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases ... Boutayeb A. The double burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases in developing countries. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-017-4494-2
*  Prevalence and risk factors of chronic kidney disease in urban adult Cameroonians according to three common estimators of the...
There is a high prevalence of CKD in urban adults Cameroonian, driven essentially by the commonest risk factors for CKD. ... the four-variable Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) study and Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD ... In the 500 participants with a mean age of 45.3 ± 13.2 years included, we observed a high prevalence of overweight and obesity ... The prevalence of albuminuria was 7.2 % while the prevalence of decreased GFR (eGFR < 60 ml/min) and CKD (any albuminuria and/ ...
  https://bmcnephrol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12882-015-0102-9
*  Frontiers | Utilizing Behavior Change Techniques to Elicit Adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines | Public Health
... the prevalence of non-communicable diseases is on the rise. The problems related to these diseases are often compounded by high ... nations are faced with a dual burden of battling infectious diseases along with non-communicable diseases such as chronic pain ... clinical practice guidelines have started emerging utilizing the most current evidence-based research (5). Despite evidence ... As the population lives longer, it is expected that chronic conditions, like chronic pain, will become more of a burden on ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpubh.2017.00037/full
*  Sub-Saharan African healthcare. The user experience
... communicable diseases such as HIV, malaria and tuberculosis, malnutrition,… ... These are the chronic, non- communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes, sickle-cell disease and ... a dearth of solid data on prevalence, incidence, and risks associated with NCDs. Even the Global Burden of Disease study ... African ones must do this in a context of continuing high rates of communicable disease and few resources. Nevertheless, ...
  https://www.slideshare.net/Management-Thinking/subsaharan-african-healthcare-the-user-experience
*  Narrowing the gap of personalized medicine in emerging countries: the case of multiple endocrine neoplasias in Brazil
Chronic non-communicable diseases in Brazil: burden and current challenges. Lancet. 2011;377:1949-61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016 ... Consequently, high cure rates have been observed in this group of patients, particularly in RET-positive mutation carriers who ... Spectrum and prevalence of FP/TMEM127 gene mutations in pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas. JAMA. 2010;304:2611-9, http:// dx ... Genomic medicine in emerging countries: the Brazilian experience. Recently, a series of six papers discussing the Brazilian ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1807-59322012001300002&lng=es&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Richard and Susan Kiphart Northwestern Global Health Research Fund: Center for Global Health: Feinberg School of Medicine:...
Implementing targeted screening for high burden Non-communicable diseases among HIV-infected adults in Jos, Nigeria ... HIV has become a chronic manageable disease. As this population ages, an emerging trend is an upsurge of NCDs (including ... Studies, mostly from western countries have shown high prevalence of diseases such as hypertension, diabetes mellitus, ... "Implementing targeted screening for high burden Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) among HIV adults in Jos, Nigeria". This aims ...
  http://globalhealth.northwestern.edu/research/kiphart/index.html
*  Inputs to quality: supervision, management, and community involvement in health facilities in Egypt in 2004 | BMC Health...
Egypt and its health system are nonetheless under increasing pressure with the growing burden of chronic disease, emerging ... To date, national data have not been reported regarding the prevalence of key management practices than enable high quality ... the percent of years of life lost in Egypt due to communicable disease was 31% versus 61% from non-communicable diseases [5]. ... Such an epidemiologic transition involves declining prevalence of infectious diseases and acceleration of chronic disease, such ...
  https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1472-6963-11-282
*  Global Health Committee Warns of Non-Communicable Disease Burden
According to the Global Health Committee the global disease burden has shifted from infectious diseases to non-communicable ... Northern Territory Children At Higher Risk For Heart Diseases. The prevalence of rheumatic heart disease was high in indigenous ... Health insurance has emerged as one of the fastest growing segments in the non-life insurance industry with 30% growth in 2010- ... Slow walking speed might just help determine the risk of chronic illness, hospitalization and sometimes even death. ...
  http://www.medindia.net/news/global-health-committee-warns-of-non-communicable-diseases-burden-175188-1.htm
*  UNICEF East Asia and Pacific - What we do - Nutrition
The costs of the resulting chronic non-communicable diseases represents a huge drain on countries' resources. In Indonesia, for ... The region has experienced a 74 per cent reduction in stunting prevalence (low height for age) over a 24 year period, the ... Emerging areas of work include the prevention of childhood overweight and obesity, and adolescent nutrition. ... Many countries are now facing a 'double burden' of malnutrition. In the same country, child can face undernutrition and ...
  https://www.unicef.org/eapro/activities_21715.html
*  Health in Cambodia - Wikipedia
Dual Burden of disease refers to the prevalence of both infectious and chronic disease in each population, mainly due to shifts ... Mortality data suggests emerging burdens specifically from injuries (traffic accidents), high blood pressure, heart disease, ... Currently, rate of non-communicable diseases occurring in Cambodia has been rising, and mortality due to non-communicable ... Such dual burden/epidemiological transition from infectious to chronic disease burden has been identified, as the burden death ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_in_Cambodia
*  PHARMACEUTICAL MARKET INDIA 2014-2020 : Formulations, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), Contract Research and...
Exhibit 2.6: Trend of Communicable and Non-Communicable Disease Burden in Developing World Exhibit 2.7: Cardiovascular ... Exhibit 2.8: Factors Contributing to High Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease in India Exhibit 2.9: Distribution of Cause of ... 2.11 Chronic Respiratory Disease- Asthma and COPD 3.0 Twelfth Five Year Plan - A Boost for Scientific Research and Development ... Exhibit 4.8: Global, Emerging Market & Developing Countries Economic Growth Change 2010-2013 Exhibit 4.9: Global, Emerging ...
  https://www.marketresearch.com/Kelly-Scientific-Publications-v3983/PHARMACEUTICAL-INDIA-Formulations-Active-Pharmaceutical-8283773/
*  Preventing Chronic Disease: January 2006: 05 0069
We observed a high prevalence (18.8%) of hypertension (blood pressure greater than 160/95 mm Hg); 28.8% had blood pressure ... of chronic disease are more serious for developing countries because many of them have not yet conquered communicable diseases ... The Burden of CVD in Tunisia. In the context of epidemiologic transition and disease prevention, it is important to be able to ... Although CVD is emerging in developing countries, little is known there about comprehensive preventive measures for controlling ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2006/jan/05_0069.htm
*  The double burden of disease among mining workers in Papua, Indonesia: at the crossroads between Old and New health paradigms |...
The high prevalence of multimorbidity, preponderance of non-communicable diseases, and extensive interweaving of non- ... Diagnosed cases of ischaemic heart disease, stroke, hypertension, diabetes (types 1 and 2), chronic obstructive pulmonary ... This study examined the non-communicable disease-infectious disease overlap in the specific comorbidity rates for key diseases ... A novel application of Circos software was used to visualize the interconnectedness between the disease burdens as overlapping ...
  https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-016-3630-8
*  Trend and causes of adult mortality in Kersa health and demographic surveillance system (Kersa HDSS), eastern Ethiopia: verbal...
Emerging chronic non-communicable diseases in rural communities of northern Ethiopia: evidence using population-based verbal ... The lack of such cause-specific mortality data exists mostly in countries with the highest burden of disease. This is largely ... Prevalence and determinants of khat (Catha edulis) chewing among high school students in eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional ... Non-communicable diseases were the second leading causes of mortality in Kersa HDSS, with considerably higher proportion of ...
  https://pophealthmetrics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12963-017-0144-2
*  Thomas Montine | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Conversely, leading chronic sequelae were largely attributable to non-communicable diseases, with prevalence estimates for ... In the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 (GBD 2013), we estimated these quantities for acute and chronic diseases and ... with high-level Alzheimer's disease neuropathology. As levels of Alzheimer's disease neuropathology increased, cerebral α- ... Inflammation has emerged as an important factor in disease progression in human and transgenic models of amyotrophic lateral ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/thomas-montine?tab=bio
*  Diabetes: The World at Risk - Geographical
But with more than 400 million people affected globally, this disease is a global threat ... one linked to the developed world's overindulgence in fatty foods and chronic lack of physical activity. ... The IDF now says the highest diabetes prevalence can be found in places such as Tokelau, a non-self-governing group of atolls ... The answer is diabetes and it has emerged as one of the world's most ubiquitous and chronic illnesses. A lifelong condition ...
  http://geographical.co.uk/reviews/films/item/2235
*  NACI Statement: Seasonal trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine for 2010-2011 - Canada.ca
... risk of severe outcome in the Aboriginal population is a consequence of multiple factors including high prevalence of chronic ... Children aged2 to 4 also experience a significant burden of disease from seasonal influenza, primarily related to outpatient ... The predominant circulating virus was pH1N1, which had emerged in March 2009. However, seasonal influenza A (H1N1), A (H3N2) ... chronic lung disease, end-stage kidney disease),Footnote 148 obesity, delayed access to health care and increased ...
  https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/reports-publications/canada-communicable-disease-report-ccdr/monthly-issue/2010-36/canada-communicable-disease-report-11.html
*  WHO | Global cancer rates could increase by 50% to 15 million by 2020
... under a May 2002 mandate from Member States to address the growing global burden of chronic diseases, including cancers, ... In countries with a high smoking prevalence and where many women have smoked cigarettes throughout adult life, roughly 90 per ... since other common non-communicable diseases, notably cardiovascular disease and diabetes, share the same lifestyle-related ... "Cancer has emerged as a major public health problem in developing countries for the first time, matching its effect in ...
  http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2003/pr27/en/
*  Principles of Epidemiology: Lesson 5, Section 4|Self-Study Course SS1978|CDC
... and local government health professionals and private sector health professionals who are responsible for disease surveillance ... Given the slow rate of change in the incidence and prevalence of these diseases, data for surveillance of chronic conditions ... For example, a disease might be added to the list as a new pathogen emerges, and diseases are deleted as incidence declines. ... Disease or hazard-specific notifications *Communicable diseases *World Health Organization: International health regulations ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/ophss/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson5/section4.html
*  Ischemic Heart Disease | Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 19e | AccessMedicine | McGraw-Hill Medical
... so that in analyses of the global burden of disease, there is a shift from communicable to noncommunicable diseases. Population ... As a result, the prevalence of risk factors for IHD and the prevalence of IHD itself are both increasing rapidly, ... Genetic factors, a high-fat and energy-rich diet, smoking, and a sedentary lifestyle are associated with the emergence of IHD ( ... IHD is the most common, serious, chronic, life-threatening illness in the United States, where 13 million persons have IHD, >6 ...
  http://accessmedicine.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?sectionid=79743463&bookid=1130&jumpsectionID=98723059
*  Category Archives: Chronic respiratory | Page 2
... non-communicable diseases (NCDs) represent 46% of the global burden of disease and cause 63% of all deaths in the world, equal ... In addition to high smoking prevalence in men, biomass smoke could be a major health threat to men and women in rural areas of ... Emerging doctors call for action on global epidemic: non-communicable disease PLoS Translational Global Health , May. 12, 2015 ... Background: Respiratory diseases, namely asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), account for one-fourth of the ...
  http://www.globalhealthhub.org/category/noncommunicable-disease/chronic-respiratory/page/2/
*  Health in Bangladesh - Wikipedia
... urbanization and unhealthy dietary habit are the major stimulating reasons behind high prevalence of non-communicable diseases ... However, recent statistics shows that non-communicable disease burden has increased to 61% of the total disease burden due to ... Non-Communicable diseases: Diabetes, Cardiovascular diseases, Hypertension, Stroke, Chronic respiratory diseases, Cancer and ... health care are thought to be the risk factors of diabetic retinopathy in Bangladesh.Unfortunately to attain that emerging ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_in_Bangladesh