• Causes of blindness and vision impairment in 2020 andtrends over 30 years, and prevalence of avoidable blindnessin relation to VISION 2020: the Right to Sight: an analysis forthe Global Burden of Disease Study 

      Kisa, Adnan; Bourne, Rupert R A; Steinmetz, Jaimie D; Briant, Paul Svitil; Flaxman, Seth R; Kisa, Sezer; Afshin, Ashkan; Vision Impairment Collaborator, GBD 2019 Blindness and; Vos, Theo; Mulaw, Getahun Fentaw; Resnikoff, Serge (The Lancet Global Health;Volume 9, Issue 2, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-01)
      Background: Many causes of vision impairment can be prevented or treated. With an ageing global population, the demands for eye health services are increasing. We estimated the prevalence and relative contribution of ...
    • Estimating global injuries morbidity and mortality: methods and data used in the Global Burden of Disease 2017 study 

      James, Spenser L.; Castle, Chris D.; Dingels, Zachary V.; Fox, Jack T.; Kisa, Adnan; Kisa, Sezer; Vos, Theo; Reiner, Robert C. (Injury Prevention;Volume 26, Issue Supp 1, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-08-24)
      Background: While there is a long history of measuring death and disability from injuries, modern research methods must account for the wide spectrum of disability that can occur in an injury, and must provide estimates ...
    • Life expectancy and disease burden in the Nordic countries: results from the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2017 

      Kisa, Adnan; Knudsen, Ann Kristin; Allebeck, Peter; Tollånes, Mette Christophersen; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Iburg, Kim Moesgaard; McGrath, John J; Juel, Knud; Agardh, Emilie Elisabet; Arnlöv, Johan; Bjørge, Tone; Carrero, Juan J.; Cederroth, Christopher R; Eggen, Anne Elise; El-Khatib, Ziad; Lycke Ellingsen, Christian; Fereshtehnejad, Seyed-Mohammad; Gissler, Mika; Hadkhale, Kishor; Havmoeller, Rasmus; Johansson, Lars; Juliusson, Petur Benedikt; Kiadaliri, Aliasghar A.; Kisa, Sezer; Lallukka, Tea; Mekonnen, Teferi; Meretoja, Tuomo J.; Meretoja, Atte; Naghavi, Mohsen; Neupane, Subas; Nguyen, Truc Trung; Petzold, Max; Plana-Ripoll, Oleguer; Shiri, Rahman; Sigurvinsdottir, Rannveig; Skirbekk, Vegard; Skou, Søren T; Sigfusdottir, Inga Dora; Steiner, Timothy J.; Sulo, Gerhard; Truelsen, Thomas Clement; Vasankari, Tommi Juhani; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Vollset, Stein Emil; Vos, Theo; Øverland, Simon (Lancet Public Health;Published Online November 20, 2019, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background The Nordic countries have commonalities in gender equality, economy, welfare, and health care, but differ in culture and lifestyle, which might create country-wise health differences. This study compared life ...
    • Prevalence and attributable health burden of chronicrespiratory diseases, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis forthe Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 

      Kisa, Adnan; Disease Collaborators, GBD Chronic Respiratory; Soriano, Joan B.; Kendrick, Parkes J; Vos, Theo; Kisa, Sezer; Naghavi, Mohsen; Mokdad, Ali H. (Lancet Respiratory Medicine;Volume 8, Issue 6, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-06-01)
      Summary Background Previous attempts to characterise the burden of chronic respiratory diseases have focused only on specific disease conditions, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or asthma. In this ...
    • Trends in prevalence of blindness and distance and nearvision impairment over 30 years: an analysis for the GlobalBurden of Disease Study 

      Kisa, Adnan; Bourne, Rupert RA; Steinmetz, Jaimie D; Flaxman, Seth R; Briant, Paul Svitil; Taylor, Hugh R; Kisa, Sezer; Vos, Theo; West, Sheila K; Jonas, Jost B. (The Lancet Global Health;, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-12-01)
      Background To contribute to the WHO initiative, VISION 2020: The Right to Sight, an assessment of global vision impairment in 2020 and temporal change is needed. We aimed to extensively update estimates of global vision ...