Estimation of Disability Adjusted Life Years in Reunion Island and Comparison to Metropolitan France and Other Countries in the Indian Ocean Zone
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||quality-adjusted life years, epidemiology, public health|
|Sponsor||Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de la Réunion|
|Start date||January 2014|
|End date||December 2016|
|Trial size||800000 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02905500, 2013/CHU/AVIRON|
AVIRON study aims at estimating the burden of various causes of death and morbidity in the Reunion Island population.
|Observational model||ecologic or community|
Incidence of years of life lost or lived with disabilities
time frame: 3 years
Prevalence of years of life lost or lived with disabilities
time frame: 3 years
Male or female participants of any age.
- The whole population of Reunion Island
- People not living in Reunion Island
|Official title||Estimation Des années de Vie ajustées Sur l'incapacité à La réunion et Comparaison à la France métropolitaine et Aux Pays de la Zone Océan Indien|
|Description||The identification of health priorities on a given territory is a major field of the research in Public health. The World Health Organization leads since the 1990s the "Global Burden of Disease" study. This study has for objective to estimate the burden of various causes of death and morbidity in a given population. It defines a standardized measure allowing the comparisons between the various countries. The measure developed internationally is the Disability-adjusted life year (DALY). For the Indian Ocean zone, the international study provides values of DALYs for Madagascar, Seychelles and Mauritius. The estimation of DALYs for Reunion Island are based on data of mainland France and does not take into account specificities from Reunion Island. To better define Public health priorities, it seems essential to decline this measure at the regional level.|
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