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Disease and mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

Author(s):
Jamison, Dean T
Feachem, Richard G, 1947-
Title(s):
Disease and mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa / editors, Dean T. Jamison ... [et al.].
Edition:
2nd ed.
Country of Publication:
United States
Publisher:
Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2006.
Description:
xxii, 387 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780821363973
0821363972
0821363980 (eISBN)
Electronic Links:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2279/
MeSH:
Africa South of the Sahara/epidemiology
Health Status Indicators
Health Surveys
Morbidity
Mortality*
Public Health/statistics & numerical data
Publication Type(s):
Statistics
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Issued also online
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.].
NLM ID:
101284679 [Book]

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