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Handbook of Disease Burdens and Quality of Life Measures

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This handbook features in-depth reviews of disability-adjusted life years (DALYs), quality-adjusted life years (QALYs), quality of life and financial measures for over 120 diseases and conditions. Its editors have organized this critical information for maximum access and ease of use, with abstracts, definitions of key terms, summary points, and dozens of figures and tables that can enhance the text or stand alone.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface
Part 1: Instruments Used in the Assessment of Disease Impact
Accuracy of Death Certifications and the Implications for Studying Disease Burdens
Calculating QALYs and DALY
Chinese Quality of Life Measurement Form-35 Items
Integration of Quality of Life and Survival for Comparative Risk/Outcome Assessment in Healthcare Industry
Comparison of Three Quality of Life Questionnaires in Urinary Incontinence
Keele Assessment of Participation (KAP)
Patient-Reported SQOR-V Quality of Life Questionnaire in Venous Disorders
Postoperative Quality of Life Assessment in the Over 80's after Cardiac Surgery
Quality of Life Measures in Dentistry
Quality of Life Measures in Patients with Oesophageal Cancer
The Application of the ICF for the Classification and Measurement of the Burden of Disease and Quality of Life
The BOMET-QoL Questionnaire
The EQ-5D Quality of Life Questionnaire
The Global Person Generated Index (GPGI)
The Impact of Weight on Quality of Life (IWQOL) Questionnaire
The Japanese Version of the EORTC Quality of Life Questionnaire
The Quality of Life in Later Life (QuiLL) Questionnaire
The Uniscale Assessment of Quality of Life
The University of Washington Quality of Life (UW-QoL) Scale
Part 2: Disease Burdens, Disability-Adjusted Life Years and Other Measures of Harm or Disease
Alcohol and Burden of Disease in Germany and Switzerland
Alcoholic Beverage Preference and Mortality
Atherosclerotic Burden and Mortality
Burden of Cancer in Serbia
Burden of Cerebrovascular Diseases in Serbia
Burden of Chlamydia Trachomatis
Burden of Disease and Years Lived with Disability Associated with Musculoskeletal Pain
Burden of Disease Attributable to Obesity and Overweight: Korean Focus
Burden of Disease Due to Alcohol and Alcohol Related Research
Burden of Disease in Elderly Mexican People
Burden of Ischaemic Heart Diseases in Serbia
Burden of Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Burden of Stroke in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Burden of Stroke: Indian Perspective
Burden of Tuberculosis: Serbian Perspectives
Burdens of Disease Between Two Time Frames: Mexico Perspectives
Completeness and Accuracy of Death Date and the Implications for Studying Disease Burdens
Cost Features of the Mediterranean Diet and the Burden of Disease
Cost-Effectiveness of Dengue Prevention: Vaccines and Vector Control
Cost-Effectiveness of Surgery in Low-Income Countries: Examples in Sierra Leone and Cambodia
Cost-Effectiveness of Treating Leishmaniasis
Costs of Psoriasis: German Perspectives
Critical Analysis of DALYs Due to Arsenic Contamination
DALYs and Diarrhea
DALYS and Economics of Vaccines
DALYS and Public Health Programs for Stroke: Australian Perspectives
DALYS and Under-Diagnosis of Common Chronic Diseases
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Due to Occupational Airborne Exposures
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Due to Occupational Carcinogens
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Due to Sexual Behaviour
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Children and Adolescents in Europe
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Occupational Injuries and Accidents
Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYs), Years of Life Lived with Disability (YLDs), and Years of Life Lost in Stroke: Italian Perspectives
Disease Burden and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Due to Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
Disease Burden of Pertussis in Infants
Disease Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Due to Meningococcal Meningitis in the African Meningitis Belt
Disease Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Populations
Disease Burdens of Arthritis
Economic Burden of Complications During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Economic Burden of the Components of Metabolic Syndrome
Estimating the Disease Burden of Combat Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in the United States Military and Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers
Estimating the Disease Burden of Seasonal Affective Disorder
Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Loss of Vision Due to Trachomatous
Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Polio Eradication
Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) Los Angeles County
Financial Burdens and Disability-Adjusted Life Years (DALYS) in Echinococcosis
Financial Impact of Obesity
Financial Implications of Pancreas Transplant Complications
Flows of Financial Resources in Health Research
Global Burden of Mental Health
Health Metrics and the East/West Health Divide in Europe: Rates, Expectancies and DALYs
Healthy Life Expectancy: A Decade Comparison
Individual Disability-Adjusted Life Years: A Summary Health Outcome Indicator Used for Prospective Studies
Life Years (LYs) Saved, Quality-Adjusted Life Years (QALYs) Saved and Cost-Effectiveness of a School-Based Tobacco-Use Prevention Program
Malarial Burden of Disease
Measures of Disease Burdens Due to Japanese Encephalitis and Impact of Immunization Programs in Asia (China, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam)
Economic Evaluation of Health Interventions in Tanzania
Measuring Disease Burdens Associated with Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment - the Role of Quantitative Health Risk Assessment to Inform Policy Choices
Pandemic Influenza: Potential Contribution to Disease Burdens
Prophylaxis of Healthcare Workers in an Influenza Pandemia
QALYs Gained in Antiviral Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C - a Decision-Analytic Approach
Quality of Life in University Students
Smoking and DALYs: Netherlands Perspectives
The Burden of Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases in Developing Countries
The Burden of Disease and Injury in Serbia
The Burden of Lymphoedema: Togo Perspectives
The Burden of Neglected Diseases in Developing Countries
The Burden of Rotavirus Acute Gastroenteritis in Europe
The Disease Burden Due to Epilepsy in Rural China
Cancer Nutritional Wasting & Quality of Life: The Value of Early Individualised Nutritional Counselling
The Disease Burden of Mastectomy Due to Cancer: Turkish Perspective
The Disease Burden of Suicide
The Economic Burden of Malaria in Nigeria and the Willingness to Pay
The Economic Burden of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Asian and/or Thailand Perspectives
The Economic Burden of Rotavirus Diarrhea in Taiwan
The Global Burden of Anxiety and Mood Disorders
The Global Tuberculosis Burden
The Impact of Infectious Diseases on the Development of Africa
The Income-Associated Burden of Disease in the United States.
The Role of Indirect Effects on Economic Analyses of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
The Total Illness Burden Index
The Use of Pharmacoepidemiological Database to Assess Disease Burdens: Application to Diabetes
Using DALY to Prioritise Health Service Expenditures in a Single Country: Iran
Utility Scores for Co-Morbid Conditions
Worldwide Burden of Gynaecological Cancer
Years Life Lost Due to Smoking: A Korean Focus
Years of Life Lost (YLL) from Cancer and Applications to Research Funding
Years of Life Lost as a Measure of Disease Burden: An Investigation of its Presentation, Meaning and Interpretation
Years of Life Lost Due to Air Pollution in Switzerland: A Dynamic Exposure-Response Model
Years of Life Lost from Lung, Stomach, Liver and Cervical Cancers: An Evaluation of the Top Cancer Killers
Zinc Deficiencies and DALYS and Other Indices of Harm in India
Part 3: Quality of Life (QOL), Quality-Adjusted Life-Years (QALYs) and Financial Measures in Disease
Weight Related Stigmatization: Effects on the Quality of Life of Obese Adolescents
Adolescent Quality of Life in Australia
Alternative Therapies and Quality of Life
Anemia and Quality of Life Measures
Back Pain and Quality of Life in Elderly Women
Breast Reduction Surgery and Quality of Life and Clinical Outcomes
Cancer: Association Between Nutrition and Quality of Life
Chemosensory Dysfunction and Quality of Life in Cancer Patients
Chemotherapy for Brain Metastasis and Quality of Life
Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting on Health-Related Quality of Life: Italian Perspectives
Children with Cerebral Palsy, Psychometric Analysis and Quality of Life
Chronic Illness and Quality of Life Among Refugee Populations
Chronic Immune Stimulation Correlates with Reduced Phenylalanine Turnover
Cochlear Implant Outcomes and Quality of Life in the Elderly
Cochlear Implantation and Quality of Life in Deafness
Cognitive Function, Mood and Health-Related Quality of Life in Hepatitis C
Comparisons of Health-Related Quality of Life in Australian and Japanese Midlife Women
DALYs and Other Measures of Disease Burden in Hypanosomiasis: Congo Perspectives
Depressive Symptoms and Health-Related Quality of Life
Disability and Quality of Life in Systemic Sclerosis
Disease Burden of Respiratory and Diarrhoeal Disorders in Children: Hong Kong Perspectives
Dollars per QALY of Nucleic Acid Blood Screening: USA Perspectives
Effect of Parathyroidectomy on Quality of Life
Effect of Trauma on Quality of Life in Postconflict Displaced Ethiopians
Effectiveness of Meditation on Quality of Life
Efficacy of Environmental Interventions on Asthma-Related Quality of Life
Exercise and Quality of Life in Menopause
Exercise Programs and Quality of Life in COPD
Health-Related Quality of Life after Surgery for Crohn's Disease
Health-Related Quality of Life and Priorization Strategies in Waiting Lists: Spanish Aspects
Health-Related Quality of Life in Eating Disorders
Health-Related Quality of Life in Obese Children and Adolescents
Health-Related Quality of Life in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Subjects and their Relatives
Health-Related Quality of Life in Pain Medicine
Health-Related Quality of Life in Parents of Children with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism
Health-Related Quality of Life in Prisoners
Health-Related Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Health-Related Quality of Life of Living Kidney Donors
Healthy Lifestyle Habits and Quality of Life in Diabetes
Hemoglobin Fluctuations and Correlation with Quality of Life and Fatigue
Hirsutism and Quality of Life
Home Mechanical Ventilation and Quality of Life Measures
Housing and Quality of Life
Impact of Self-Perceived Bothersomeness, Quality of Life and Overactive Bladder Symptoms
Implementing Interventions to Enhance Quality of Life in Overweight Children and Adolescents
Influence of Age, Sex, and Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence on Quality of Life in Atrial Fibrillation
Intrauterine Growth Restriction and Later Quality of Life
Ischemic Stroke and Thrombolysis
Issues in the Assessment of Quality of Life During Pregnancy
L-Carnitine Supplementation and Quality of Life and Other Health Measures
Leisure-Time Physical Activity and Quality of Life
Low Testosterone Level in Men and Quality of Life
Malnutrition in Chronic Kidney Disease and Relationship to Quality of Life
Measuring Quality of Life in Macular Degeneration
Nutrition and Quality of Life in Haemodialysis
Nutritional Wasting in Cancer and Quality of Life: The Value of Early Individualised Nutritional Counselling
Obesity's Final Toll: Influence on Mortality Rate, Attributable Deaths, Years of Life Lost, and Population Life Expectancy
Oral Health Related Quality of Life
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Quality of Life in Female Victims
Premenstrual Syndrome and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder: Issues of Quality of Life, Stress, and Exercise
Probiotics and Quality of Life
Pulmonary Disease, Lung Function and Quality of Life in Middle-Aged Chinese
Quality of Life After Arterial Revascularization or Major Amputation
Quality of Life After Laser Surgery for Eye Disorders
Quality of Life Among Diabetic Subjects: Indian Perspectives
Quality of Life Among Japanese Oral Contraceptive Users
Quality of Life and Age Urinary Incontinence Severity: Turkish Perspectives
Quality of Life and Alcoholism: A Nursing Perspective
Quality of Life and Clinical Status of Children Operated on for Intractable Epilepsy
Quality of Life and Costs in Atopic Dermatitis
Quality of Life and Depression in Patient-Giver Scenarios: Reference to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Quality of Life and Depression of Police Officers: Chinese in Taiwan Perspectives
Quality of Life and Drug Abuse: Iranian Perspectives
Quality of Life and Financial Measures in HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Quality of Life and Financial Measures in Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatments in Emphysema
Quality of Life and Functional Outcome in Paediatric Patients Requiring Surgery: Italian Perspectives
Quality of Life and Hearing Aids
Quality of Life and Infertility
Quality of Life and Low Back Pain
Quality of Life and other Measures of Health Polymyalgia Rheumatica
Quality of Life and Postoperative Anesthesia in Gastrointestinal Surgery
Quality of Life and Pruritus
Quality of Life and Psychiatric Symptomatology in Alcohol Detoxification
Quality of Life and Sexuality (Sexual Dysfunction and Sexual Practice)
Quality of Life and Stigma
Quality of Life and Stress in Wheelchair Users
Quality of Life and Tryptophan Degradation
Quality of Life Assessment in Coronary Heart Disease Patients
Quality of Life at the End of Life
Quality of Life for Crohn's Disease
Quality of Life for Patients Receiving Cancer Chemotherapy: Japanese Perspectives
Quality of Life in Basal Ganglia Disorders
Quality of Life in Bipolar Disorders
Quality of Life in Breast Cancer Patients: A Minireview of the Literature
Quality of Life in Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors
Quality of Life in Children with Asthma
Quality of Life in Children with Cerebral Palsy and their Siblings
Quality of Life in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Japan Perspectives
Quality of Life in Conservatively Treated Lumbar Disc d¿Disease
Quality of Life in Dementia Patients and their Proxies: A Narrative Review of the Concept and Overview of Appropriate Measurement Scales and Methods
Quality of Life in Different Voice Restoration Methods After Laryngectomy
Quality of Life in Elderly Dyspnea Patients
Quality of Life in Elderly Patients Requiring Intensive Care Admission
Quality of Life in Group-Based Intervention Program in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Quality of Life in Haemophilia
Quality of Life in HIV Positive Injection Drug Users
Quality of Life in Icelandic School Children
Quality of Life in Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura: China Perspectives
Quality of Life in Liver Cirrhosis
Quality of Life in Men Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy
Quality of Life in Men with Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome
Quality of Life in Multiple Sclerosis
Quality of Life in Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPDs)
Quality of Life in Obstructive Sleep Apnoea/Hypopnoea
Quality of Life in Oligomenorrhea and Amenorrhea
Quality of Life in Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Quality of Life in People with Lower-Limb Amputation
Quality of Life in Primary Caregivers of Rheumatic Patients - a South American Experience
Quality of Life in Renal Cancer: Effect of Treatment with Drugs
Quality of Life in Renal Transplantation
Quality of Life in Schizophrenia in Nigeria
Quality of Life in Sex Offenders with Intellectual Disability
Quality of Life in Spinal Cord Injury
Quality of Life in Sporadic Adult-Onset Ataxia
Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients: Northeastern Brazil Perspectives
Quality of Life in Toenail Onychomycosis
Quality of Life in Urticaria
Quality of Life in War Veterans
Quality of Life Issues in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Quality of Life Measures During the Menopause
Quality of Life Measures for the Blind: Sub-Saharan Africa
Quality of Life Measures in Acute Coronary Syndrome
Quality of Life Measures in Adolescents
Quality of Life Measures in Caregivers of Patients with Cancer
Quality of Life Measures in Children with Cancer
Quality of Life Measures in Fibromyalgia
Quality of Life Measures in Head and Neck Cancer
Quality of Life Measures in HIV Low Income Women
Quality of Life Measures in Liver Donors
Quality of Life Measures in Lower Limb Ischaemia
Quality of Life Measures in the Deaf
Quality of Life Measures in the Elderly and Later Life
Quality of Life Measures in the Elderly and the Role of Social Support in Elderly Chinese
Quality of Life Measures in the Mentally Ill
Quality of Life of Relatives of Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Quality of Life of Urban Slum Residents
Quality of Life with Localized Prostate Cancer: Japanese Perspectives
Quality of Life, Drugs and Diet in Hypertensive Patients
Relationship Between Pain and Quality of Life
Risk Perception and Relationships with Quality of Life Measures
Schizophrenia and Quality of Life
Spa Therapy and Quality of Life Measures
Subjective Quality of Life Measures - General Principles and Concepts
The Correlations Between the Presence of Comorbidities and Psychological Distress and Health-Related Quality of Life
The Irritable Bowel Syndrome IBS-QOL in China
The MacDQoL Individualized Measure of the Impact of Macular Degeneration on Quality of Life
Total Gastrectomy: Quality of Life and Other Health Measures
Part 4: Glossary

Portrait

Victor R. Preedy is currently Director of the Genomics Centre and Professor in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, King's College London.
Ronald Ross Watson is a Professor in the College of Public Health at the University of Arizona, Tucson. He is a former Director of a National Institutes of Health funded Alcohol Research Center.



EAN: 9780387786643
ISBN: 0387786643
Untertitel: 'Springer Reference'. 2010. Auflage. Book. Sprache: Englisch. 6 gebundene Bücher.
Verlag: Springer
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2009
Seitenanzahl: 4820 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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