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International Statistics - Diseases and Disorders
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Global routine vaccination coverage, 2011 [Internet]. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2012 Nov 2;61:883-5. PubMed PMID: 23114256.
Genes and human disease (World Health Organization, Genomic resource centre). This site provides prevalence figures and global distribution for diseases categorized as chromosomal disorders, monogenic diseases, noncommunicable diseases with genetic disposition, and communicable diseases with genetic influences.
Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. Strategic Investments for Impact: Global Fund Results Report 2012. Geneva (Switzerland): The Global Fund; 2012. 90 p.
Global Health Facts (Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation). This page provides access to data on malaria, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and other diseases and conditions.
Global tuberculosis report 2012. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2012. Download of full report does not include Annex 1-4; download these separately.
GLOBOCAN 2008: Estimated Cancer Incidence, Mortality, Prevalence and Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) Worldwide in 2008 [Internet]. Version 3.0. Lyon (France): International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC); 2012 Oct . This database provides estimates about major types of cancer at the national level for 184 countries.
Health, Nutrition and Population Data and Statistics (World Bank). This Website from the World Bank serves as a portal to health, nutrition and population data and statistics.
HIV/AIDS Surveillance Country Profiles (United States Census Bureau). This page provides access to reports and detailed tables showing trends and patterns of HIV infection in 14 selected developing countries.
Preedy VR, Watson RR, eds. Handbook of disease burdens and quality of life measures. New York: Springer; 2010. 6 vols. Reference book of instruments and methodologies, disease burdens and economic impact, and quality of life measures and indices used to quantify disease and its human costs.
Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER). Geneva: World Health Organization (WHO); 1928 Nov 15- . Weekly. This online newsletter disseminates information on disease cases and outbreaks. Bilingual English/French version is accessible every Friday and can be downloaded free of charge. Also available as a print subscription.