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Da•ly

(ˈdeɪ li)

n.
(John) Augustin, 1838–99, U.S. playwright, critic, and theatrical manager.
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The team used the disability-adjusted life year (DALY) rates to calculate the incidence of Alzheimer's across the countries studied.
double dagger]) Not applicable for listeriosis because the high case-fatality rate (>95%) of the disability-adjusted life year estimates is composed of years of life lost (24) that mainly determine the burden of the disease.
For the study, researchers used WHO data that combine the death and disability measures of illness into a single summary, called a disability-adjusted life year, for 17 types of cancer as well as the 15 leading causes of death worldwide.
This measurement is called Disability-Adjusted Life Year or DALY, and represents the sum of life years lost and years lived with disability.
Disability-adjusted life year (DALY) is defined as the measure of overall disease burden expressed as the number of years lost due to ill-health, disability or early death.
We estimate a disability-adjusted life year (DALY) score for rabies to quantify the disease impact relative to other diseases to set priorities for public health interventions.
Objective: Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) cause over 4 million deaths in Europe each year and mass disability: within the coming decades the disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) estimate is expected to rise from a loss of 85 million DALYs in 1990 to a loss of 150 million DALYs globally in 2020.
The study is titled the aACAyGlobal, regional, and national disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 306 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 188 countries, 1990-2013: quantifying the epidemiological transition'.
com)-- Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) will rank as the fifth leading cause of disability in 2030, accounting for almost 4% of total disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) lost worldwide.
7 million disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) in 2010 alone.
There is an absence of focus on prevention of and care for the health needs of men, despite men being more affected by the issues that cause the highest rate of Disability-Adjusted Life Years.
Using disability-adjusted life years, or DALYs -- a measure of disease burden that looks at the number of years lost due to ill-health, disability or early death -- they found the total years lost was 103,104 in 2011.

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