The Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 is an international, collaborative, systematic effort to quantify the global distribution and causes of major diseases, injuries and health risk factors.
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GBDS stands for Global Burden of Disease Study
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Reports from the Global Burden of Disease Study, the data source used by these researchers, points to major gaps in the data.
The Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 involved 486 authors in 50 countries who aimed to offer a comprehensive update on diseases and injuries since the last such report in 1990, CBC Reported.
Smoking and alcohol use have also overtaken child hunger in the last two decades to become the second and third leading risks globally, revealed the analysis, undertaken by an international consortium of scientists as part of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.
Researchers have published the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010, looking at the world's most prevalent health risks, in the Lancet.
Data Source: WHO's 2004 Global Burden of Disease study, which used all available data for incidence, prevalence, duration, and severity of several disorders.
Global mortality, disability, and the contribution of risk factors: Global Burden of Disease Study.
Evidence-based health policy--lessons from the Global Burden of Disease Study.