Wednesday, September 7, 2011

[EQ] Tackling NCDs: a different approach is needed

      Tackling NCDs: a different approach is needed

      The Lancet, Early Online Publication, 6 September 2011doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61135-5


      Jan De Maeseneer a, Richard G Roberts c, Marcelo Demarzo d, Iona Heath e, Nelson Sewankambo f, Michael R Kidd g, Chris van Weel h,
      David Egilman i, Charles Boelen j, Sara Willems b

       The NCD Alliance 1 aims to put non-communicable diseases (NCDs) on the global agenda to address the NCD crisis.
       Improving outcomes in morbidity and mortality by 2015 will clearly depend to a large extent on tackling the burden of NCDs,
       especially in developing countries.

       Paper on the non-communicable diseases, in view of the UN-High-Level Meeting in New York at the 19th of September forthcoming.

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