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Age-sex differences in the global burden of lower respiratory infections and risk factors, 1990-2019: results from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019


RIAD Abanoub

Year of publication 2022
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source The Lancet Infectious Diseases
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Medicine

Description The global burden of lower respiratory infections (LRIs) and corresponding risk factors in children older than 5 years and adults has not been studied as comprehensively as it has been in children younger than 5 years. We assessed the burden and trends of LRIs and risk factors across all age groups by sex, for 204 countries and territories.

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