Global and National Burden of Diseases and Injuries Among Children and Adolescents Between 1990 and 2013 Findings From the Global Burden of Disease 2013 Study

Kyu H. H. , Pinho C., Wagner J. A. , Brown J. C. , Bertozzi-Villa A., Charlson F. J. , ...More

JAMA PEDIATRICS, vol.170, no.3, pp.267-287, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 170 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.4276
  • Title of Journal : JAMA PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.267-287


IMPORTANCE The literature focuses on mortality among children younger than 5 years. Comparable information on nonfatal health outcomes among these children and the fatal and nonfatal burden of diseases and injuries among older children and adolescents is scarce.