A Software Tool for Estimation of Burden of Infectious Diseases in Europe Using Incidence-Based Disability Adjusted Life Years
Mangen, Marie-Josee J.
McDonald, Scott A.
van Lier, Alies
Haagsma, Juanita A.
Kretzschmar, Mirjam E.
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Research Article | Mathematics | Infectious Diseases | Infectious Disease Epidemiology | Engineering and Technology | Mathematical and statistical techniques | Monte Carlo method | Epidemiology | Physical sciences | Public and Occupational Health | Nosocomial Infections | Software Engineering | Software Tools | Statistics (mathematics) | Computer and Information Sciences | Salmonellosis | Research and analysis methods | Medicine | Bacterial Diseases | Q | R | Science | Urology | Urinary Tract Infections | Medicine and Health Sciences | Statistical methods
textabstractThe burden of disease framework facilitates the assessment of the health impact of diseases through the use of summary measures of population health such as Disability- Adjusted Life Years (DALYs). However, calculating, interpreting and communicating the res...