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Disease and mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa / editors Dean T. Jamison ... [et al.].

Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2006.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
xxii, 387 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Public health -- Africa, Sub-Saharan.
Medical subjects:
Mortality -- Africa South of the Sahara -- Statistics.
Health Status Indicators -- Africa South of the Sahara -- Statistics.
Health Surveys -- Africa South of the Sahara -- Statistics.
Morbidity -- Africa South of the Sahara -- Statistics.
Public Health -- statistics & numerical data -- Africa South of the Sahara.
Contents:
Changing patterns of disease and mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: an overview / Florence K. Baingana and Eduard R. Bos
Levels and trends in mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: an overview / Jacob Adetunji and Eduard R. Bos
Trends in child mortality, 1960 to 2000 / Kenneth Hill and Agbessi Amouzou
Levels and trends of adult mortality / Debbie Bradshaw and Ian M. Timaeus
Causes of death / Chalapati Rao, Alan D. Lopez, and Yusuf Hemed
Population and mortality after AIDS / Rodolfo A. Bulatao
Levels and patterns of mortality at INDEPTH demographic surveillance systems / Osman A. Sankoh ... [et al.]
Trends and issues in child undernutrition / Todd Benson and Meera Shekar
Diarrheal diseases / Cynthia Boschi-Pinto, Claudio F. Lanata, Walter Mendoza, and Demissie Habte
Developmental disabilities / Geoff Solarsh and Karen J. Hofman
Acute respiratory infections / Shabir A. Mahdi and Keith P. Klugman
Vaccine-preventable diseases / Mark A. Miller and John T. Sentz
Tuberculosis / Christopher Dye ... [et al.]
Malaria / Robert W. Snow and Judy A. Omumbo
Onchocerciasis / Uche Amazigo ... [et al.]
Maternal mortality / Khama O. Rogo, John Oucho, and Philip Mwalali
HIV/AIDS / Souleymane Mboup ... [et al.]
Lifestyle and related risk factors for chronic diseases / Krisela Steyn and Albertino Damasceno
Diabetes mellitus / Jean-Claude Mbanya and Kaushik Ramiaya
Cancers / Freddy Sitas ... [et al.]
Cardiovascular disease / Anthony Mbewu and Jean-Claude Mbanya
Mental health and the abuse of alcohol and controlled substances / Florence K. Baingana, Atalay Alem, and Rachel Jenkins
Neurological disorders / Donald Silberberg and Elly Katabira
Violence and injuries / Brett Bowman ... [et al.].
Notes:
"Editors: Dean T. Jamison, Richard G. Feachem, Malegapuru W. Makgoba, Eduard R. Bos, Florence K. Baingana, Karen J. Hofman, Khama O. Rogo."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1932 Fund.
Contributor:
Jamison, Dean T.
Class of 1932 Fund.
ISBN:
0821363972
0821363980 (eISBN)
OCLC:
70151204
Publisher Number:
9780821363973
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