Publications

Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries second edition
The second edition of this seminal work (DCP2) written by more than 350 specialists in diverse fields from around the world, provides the results of indepth research, offers insightful analyses, and proposes context-sensitive policy recommendations to significantly reduce the burden of disease in developing countries and to improve the quality of life for all people.

Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors
An invaluable resource for global and regional health policy for decades to come. This title provides a unique description, in one volume, of the entire global epidemiology of diseases, injuries and risk factors at the turn of the 21st century.

Priorities in Health
This companion volume distills the essence of Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries second edition into a succinct and readable format, providing information on how to devise better strategies, policies, and choices among health interventions; how to put those decisions into practice; and how to allocate scarce resources to implement them.

Translations
Chapters one and two of Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries second edition translated into Arabic, Chinese, French and Spanish.

Chapter one of Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors translated into Arabic, Chinese, French and Spanish.

The complete Priorities in Health, translated into French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

Express Books
Download compilations of chapters by theme combining chapters from Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries second edition and Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors

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