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Preferred Term:

burden of disease

Definition:
A measure of loss of health and mortality due to injuries, diseases, and risk factors.
Concept Schemes:
NALT Full
Broader Concept:
Narrower Concepts:
Entry Terms:
  • disease burden
  • global burden of disease
  • GBD (global burden of disease)
  • burden of illness
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/137626
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RDF/XMLCreated 2010-09-24, last modified 2015-09-29