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The disability-adjusted life year (DALY) definition, measurement and potential use (English)

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The 1993 World Development Report (WDR), Investing in Health, used the Disability Adjusted Life Year (DALY) to measure the state of health of a population and, together with the concept of cost-effectiveness, to judge which interventions to improve health... See More +

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  • Homedes, Nuria;
  • 1996/07/31
  • Human Capital Working Paper
  • 16128
  • 1
  • The disability-adjusted life year (DALY) definition, measurement and potential use
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