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Population Health Metrics

Population Health Metrics

Editors-in-Chief: C.J.L. Murray; A.D. Lopez

ISSN: 1478-7954 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12963

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  • Publishes cutting-edge methodology studies measuring population health at a global level
  • High ranked journal, in the top 12 for subject category Public, Environmental and Occupational Health.
  • High-profile Editorial Board

Population Health Metrics addresses issues relating to concepts, methods, ethics applications and results in the measurement of the health of populations. This includes areas of health state measurement and valuation, summary measures of levels of population health, and inequality in population health, descriptive epidemiology at the population level, burden of disease and injury analysis, disease and risk factor modelling for populations and comparative assessment of risks to health at population level. The journal aims to provide a platform for researchers in all these areas to share their findings with the global research community.

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Impact Factor: 2.91 (2016) * 

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    Population Health Metrics addresses issues relating to concepts, methods, ethics applications, and results in the measurement of the health of populations. This includes areas of health state measurement and valuation, summary measures of levels of population health, and inequality in population health, descriptive epidemiology at the population level, burden of disease and injury analysis, disease, and risk factor modeling for populations and comparative assessment of risks to health at population level. The journal provides a platform for population health researchers in all these areas to share their findings with the global research community.

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