BMC Medicine | Full text | Liver cirrhosis mortality in 187 countries between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis

Liver cirrhosis is a significant cause of global health burden, with more than one million deaths in 2010. Our study identifies areas with high and/or rapidly increasing mortality where preventive measures to control and reduce liver cirrhosis risk factors should be urgently strengthened.

via BMC Medicine | Full text | Liver cirrhosis mortality in 187 countries between 1980 and 2010: a systematic analysis.

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