[Articles] Cause-specific mortality for 240 causes in China during 1990–2013: a systematic subnational analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
January 26, 2016
- The Lancet 387, 10015 (2016)
Author: Maigeng Zhou, Haidong Wang, Jun Zhu, Wanqing Chen, Linhong Wang, Shiwei Liu, Yichong Li, Lijun Wang, Yunning Liu, Peng Yin, Jiangmei Liu, Shicheng Yu, Feng Tan, Ryan M Barber, Matthew M Coates, Daniel Dicker, Maya Fraser, Diego González-Medina, Hannah Hamavid, Yuantao Hao, Guoqing Hu, Guohong Jiang, Haidong Kan, Alan D Lopez, Michael R Phillips, Jun She, Theo Vos, Xia Wan, Gelin Xu, Lijing L Yan, Chuanhua Yu, Yong Zhao, Yingfeng Zheng, Xiaonong Zou, Mohsen Naghavi, Yu Wang, Christopher J L Murray, Gonghuan Yang, Xiaofeng Liang
Rapid transitions are occurring across China, but the leading health problems and the challenges imposed on the health system by epidemiological and demographic change differ between groups of Chinese provinces. Localised health policies need to be implemented to tackle the diverse challenges faced by local health-care systems.