The Resource Tackling noncommunicable diseases in Bangladesh : now is the time, Sameh El-Saharty [and others], (electronic resource)

Tackling noncommunicable diseases in Bangladesh : now is the time, Sameh El-Saharty [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
Tackling noncommunicable diseases in Bangladesh : now is the time
Title
Tackling noncommunicable diseases in Bangladesh
Title remainder
now is the time
Statement of responsibility
Sameh El-Saharty [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bangladesh is undergoing a double transition-demographic and epidemiological. Increasing life expectancy and declining fertility entail a demographic transition fueling a shift in the disease burden toward noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). Yet due to absence of a robust routine health information system in the country, it is hard to accurately assess the disease burden and corresponding risk factors. So, using a wide range of sources, this book looks at the status of major NCDs in Bangladesh (and briefly in South Asia), touches on their economic impact, analyzes their common risk factors, and a
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1095492
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA771.7.B3
LC item number
T33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directions in development. Human development
Label
Tackling noncommunicable diseases in Bangladesh : now is the time, Sameh El-Saharty [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; About the Authors; Abbreviations; Overview; The Growing Burden of Noncommunicable Diseases in Bangladesh; Health System and NCD Capacity; Health Policies, Activities, and Challenges; Key Policy Options and Strategic Priorities; Figure O.1{u2002}A Policy Options Framework for the Prevention and Control of NCDs; Figures; Note; References; Chapter 1 Contexts and Transitions; Global, Regional, and Country Contexts; Box 1.1{u2002}Chapter One Summary; Boxes; Table 1.1{u2002}Demographic, Economic, and Health Profiles for South Asian Countries, 2011; Tables
  • Figure 1.1{u2002}Population in the 21st Century, BangladeshDemographic and Epidemiological Transitions; Figure 1.2{u2002}Changing Age Structure of the Population in Bangladesh, 2001, 2026, and 2051; Figure 1.3{u2002}Projected Impact of Population Growth and Aging on Total Health Expenditure in the South Asia Region, 2000-20; Figure 1.4{u2002}NCD Mortality Increases in Rural Bangladesh (Matlab), 1986-2006; Note; References; Chapter 2 Burden of Disease and Risk Factors for NCDs; Global and Regional Burden of NCDs; Box 2.1{u2002}Chapter Two Summary
  • Figure 2.1{u2002}Main Causes of Global DALYs and Top Five Risk Factors for Poor Health, 1990 and 2010Box 2.2{u2002}Methods to Describe the Health Situation in South Asia; Figure 2.2{u2002}BOD as a Proportion of Total Forgone DALYs by Cause, Global and South Asia, 2010; Figure 2.3{u2002}Proportion of Total Deaths and Forgone DALYs Due to NCDs, South Asia, 2004; Bangladesh NCD Burden; Figure 2.4{u2002}Leading Causes of Mortality and Morbidity in Bangladesh, 2010 Estimates; Figure 2.5{u2002}Leading Causes of Premature Deaths in Bangladesh, 2010 Estimates
  • Figure 2.6{u2002}Causes of Deaths among Women of Reproductive Age (15-49 Years), Bangladesh, 2010Figure 2.7{u2002}Causes of Mortality among Women of Reproductive Age in Bangladesh, 2001 and 2010; Figure 2.8{u2002}Distribution of People Who Suffered from Asthma/Respiratory Diseases in the Preceding 12 Months by Locality, Bangladesh, 2005 and 2010; Figure 2.9{u2002}Death Rate in Each Age Group from the Five Leading Injury Causes among Children; NCD Risk Factors; Figure 2.10{u2002}Diabetes Prevalence (Self-Reported) among Adults, Aged 25 Years and Above, by Locality and Gender, Bangladesh, 2010
  • Table 2.1{u2002}Diabetes Prevalence among Urban Men and Women, Aged 35 Years and Above, by Background Characteristics, Bangladesh, 2006Figure 2.11{u2002}Leading Risk Factors for Bangladesh, 2010 Estimates; Figure 2.12{u2002}Tobacco Use among Adults, Aged 25 Years and Above, by Locality, Bangladesh, 2010; Table 2.2{u2002}Per Capita Edible Oil Consumption in Bangladesh; Figure 2.13{u2002}Prevalence of High Blood Pressure/Hypertension (BP {u2265} 140/90 mmHg or on Medication) among Adults Aged 25 Years or More by Locality and Gender, Bangladesh, 2010
Control code
ocn841199235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 117 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821399200
Lccn
2013016649
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29183017
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841199235
  • pebcs0821399209

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