Non-communicable diseases – harnessing the current opportunities

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Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) receive growing attention, which brings a unique opportunity to utilise solutions available to address them. These diseases are largely preventable; proven, cost-effective interventions are available; and when NCDs have emerged, means exist to treat them, prevent complications, and to improve quality of life. Yet, there is a lack in progress in responding effectively to NCDs, and the current discussion and research focus predominantly on challenges rather than the opportunities, which this paper outlines.
TidsskriftScan J Public Health
Udgave nummer6
Antal sider2
StatusUdgivet - 6 aug. 2012

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