TITLE

person-years of life lost

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1644
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "person-years of life lost" is presented. Person-years of life lost is a calculation of the impact of a disease on society owing to premature death from the specific disease that is, the number of years the person would have been alive if the disease had not occurred. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21240358

 

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