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2020 Apr 24

Inj Prev

Global injury morbidity and mortality from 1990 to 2017: results from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.


James SL, Castle CD, Dingels ZV, Fox JT, Hamilton EB, Liu Z, Roberts NLS, Sylte DO, Henry NJ, LeGrand KE, Abdelalim A, Abdoli A, Abdollahpour I, Abdulkader R S, Abedi A, Abosetugn A E, Abushouk AI, Adebayo OM, Agudelo-Botero M, Ahmad T, et al.
Inj Prev. 2020 Apr 24.
PMID: 32332142.


Past research in population health trends has shown that injuries form a substantial burden of population health loss. Regular updates to injury burden assessments are critical. We report Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2017 Study estimates on morbidity and mortality for all injuries.