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Methods Using data sources of individual and population-level alcohol consumption, along with prospective and retrospective studies on the risk of alcohol use, we produced estimates of the prevalence of current drinking, abstention, the distribution of alcohol consumption among current drinkers in standard drinks daily defined as 10 g of pure ethyl alcoholand alcohol-attributable deaths and DALYs.
We made several methodological improvements compared with previous estimates: first, we Colm in Samson di un pharm alcohol sales estimates to take into account tourist and unrecorded consumption; second, we did a new meta-analysis of relative risks for 23 health outcomes associated with alcohol use; and third, we developed a new method to quantify the level Colm in Samson di un pharm alcohol consumption that minimises the overall risk to individual health.
Findings Globally, alcohol use was the seventh leading risk factor for both deaths and DALYs inaccounting for 2. Among the population aged years, alcohol use was the leading risk factor globally inwith 3. For the population aged years, female attributable DALYs were 2. The three leading causes of attributable deaths in this age group were tuberculosis 1. For populations aged 50 years and older, cancers accounted for a large proportion of total alcohol-attributable deaths inconstituting Interpretation Alcohol use is a leading risk factor for global disease burden and causes substantial health loss.
We found Colm in Samson di un pharm the risk of all-cause mortality, and of cancers specifically, rises with increasing levels of consumption, and the level of consumption that minimises health loss is zero.
These results suggest that alcohol control policies might need to be revised worldwide, refocusing on efforts to lower overall population-level consumption.
Size: 5. Format: PDF. Description: publishedVersion English. Related items Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject. Background Efforts to establish the baseline and monitor early implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals SDGs highlight both great potential for and threats to improving health by To fully deliver Background Population estimates underpin demographic and epidemiological research and are used to track progress on numerous international indicators of health and development.
To date, Colm in Samson di un pharm available estimates Login Register. View Usage Statistics. Background Alcohol use is a leading risk factor for death and disability, but its overall association with health remains complex given the possible protective effects of moderate alcohol consumption on some conditions.
Alcohol use and burden for countries and territories, a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study