Stephen J.LurieMD, PhD, Senior EditorIndividualAuthorJody W.ZylkeMD, Contributing EditorIndividualAuthor
In Reply: Dr Giesecke makes a strong case for
the need to increase investments in research into the prevention and management
of injuries. It is important to note that estimates of expenditures per DALY
for selected health-related research topics in 2020 assumed no increase in
funding for research between 1990 and 2020. Changes in expenditures per DALY
emphasize projected changes in the magnitude of burden for the different conditions.
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