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Resources on finding and utilizing health statistics.
Specific Health Indicators
Injury, Crime & Violence
Statistics by Location
General Disease-Specific Resources
Biologic Specimen & Data Repository Information Coordinating Center (BioLINCC)
Coordinates searches for data & bio-specimens. From the National Heart, Lung, & Blood Institute.
Disease Control Priorities Project
Produces information on specific health issues, such as reproductive health, cancer, & mental disorders. From the Univ. of Wash. Dept. of Global Health & Inst. for Health Metrics & Evaluation.
Global Burden of Disease
Uses the disability-adjusted-life-year (DALY) that assesses the burden of disease consistently across diseases, risk factors, regions.
Global Health Atlas (WHO)
Standardized data & statistics for infectious diseases at country, regional, & global levels.
Global Health Observatory (including WHOSIS)
Data & analyses for monitoring global health. From the World health Organization.
HealthMap: Global Disease Alert Map
Search by disease or location.
The Global Disease Alert Map brings together several data sources on the current global state of infectious diseases and their effect on human and animal health. Data is aggregated by disease and displayed by location on global and regional maps.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (CDC)
Produced by the CDC, a weekly report with data on specific diseases as reported by state and territorial health departments and reports.
View resistance maps by specific bacteria.
A web-based collection of tools that allow exploration of more than 50 antimicrobial surveillance indicators from North America and Europe. From the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy.
Summary of Notifiable Diseases (CDC)
A statistical summary of notifiable diseases in the U.S., containing text, graphs, and maps, published by the CDC to accompany each volume of the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
WWW Virtual Library: Medicine and Health - Epidemiology
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A comprehensive list of resources from the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco.