New Global Burden of Disease Analysis. NCDs March On, but Other Diseases Still Dominate South Asia and Most of Sub Saharan Africa

From AllAfrica Blog Wed Jan 2 2013, 08:06:34

[IDS]Last month, the Lancet released a series of papers updating the Global Burden of Disease estimates from 1990 for 2010.

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