Publications

Publications

Books

Lopez AD, Mathers CD, Ezzati M, Jamison DT, Murray CJL, eds. Global burden of disease and risk factors. Oxford University Press and the World Bank, 2006.

Murray CJL, Lopez AD, Mathers CD, eds. The global epidemiology of infectious diseases. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2004.

Ezzati M, Lopez AD, Rodgers A, Murray CJL, eds. Comparative quantification of health risks: global and regional burden of disease attributable to selected major risk factors. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2004.

Tan-Torres Edejer T, Baltussen RMPM, Adam T, Hutubessy RCW, Acharya A, Evans DB, Murray CJL, eds. Making choices in health: WHO guide to cost-effectiveness analysis. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2003.

Murray CJL, Evans DB. (2003) Health systems performance assessment. Debates, methods and empiricism. World Health Organization, Geneva.

Murray CJL, Salomon J, Mathers C, Lopez A (2002). Summary measures of population health: concepts, ethics, measurement and applications. World Health Organization, Geneva.

Lopez A, Ahmad O, Guillot M, Inoue M, Fergusson B, Salomon J, Murray CJL, Hill K (2002). World Mortality in 2000: Life Tables for 191 Countries. World Health Organization

Journals

Murray CJL, Kulkarni S, Michaud C, Tomijima N, Bulzacchelli MT, Iandiorio TJ, Ezzati M. Eight Americas: investigating mortality disparities across races, counties, and race-counties in the United States. PLoS Medicine 2006 Sept, 3(9):e260.

Lu C, Michaud CM, Khan K, Murray CJ. Absorptive capacity and disbursements by the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria: analysis of grant implementation. The Lancet 2006 Aug 5, 368(9534):483-488.

Lopez AD, Mathers CD, Ezzati M, Jamison DT, Murray CJL. Global and regional burden of disease and risk factors, 2001: systematic analysis of population health data. The Lancet, 2006 May 27, 367(9524):1747-1757.

Ezzati M, Martin H, Skjold S, Hoorn SV, Murray CJL. Trends in national and state-level obesity in the USA after correction for self-report bias: analysis of health surveys. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 2006 May, 99(5):250-257.

Murray CJL, Kulkarni SC, Ezzati M. Understanding the coronary heart disease versus total cardiovascular mortality paradox. A method to enhance the comparability of cardiovascular death statistics in the United States. Circulation, 2006 May 2, 2071-2081.

Murray CJL, Kulkarni S, Ezzati M. Eight Americas: new perspectives on U.S. health disparities. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2005 Dec, 29(5 Suppl 1):4-10.

Danaei G, Vander Hoorn S, Lopez AD, Murray CJL, Ezzati M, Comparative Risk Assessment collaborating group (Cancers). Causes of cancer in the world: comparative risk assessment of nine behavioural and environmental risk factors. The Lancet, 2005 Nov 19, 366(9499):1784-1793.

Murray CJL, Shengelia B, Gupta N, Moussavi S, Tandon A, Thieren M. Validity of reported vaccination coverage in 45 countries. Lancet 2003 Sept 27;362(9389):

Ezzati M, Hoorn SV, Rodgers A, Lopez AD, Mathers CD, Murray CJ; ComparativeRisk Assessment Collaborating Group. Estimates of global and regional potential health gains from reducing multiple major risk factors. Lancet. 2003 Jul 26;362(9380):271-80.

Shibuya K, Ciecierski C, Guindon E, Bettcher DW, Evans DB, Murray CJ; WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: development of an evidence based global public health treaty. BMJ. 2003 Jul 19;327(7407):154-7.

Xu K, Evans DB, Kawabata K, Zeramdini R, Klavus J, Murray CJ. Household catastrophic health expenditure: a multicountry analysis. Lancet. 2003 Jul 12;362(9378):111-7.

Brundtland GH, Frenk J, Murray CJ. Who assessment of health systems performance. Lancet. 2003 Jun 21;361(9375):2155.

Murray CJ, Ezzati M, Lopez AD, Rodgers A, Vander Hoorn S. Comparative quantification of health risks conceptual framework and methodological issues. Popul Health Metr. 2003 Apr 14;1(1):1.

Adam T, Evans DB, Murray CJ. Econometric estimation of country-specific hospital costs. Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2003 Feb 26;1(1):3.

Lauer JA, Rohrich K, Wirth H, Charette C, Gribble S, Murray CJ. PopMod: a longitudinal population model with two interacting disease states. Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2003 Feb 26;1(1):6.

Barendregt JJ, Van Oortmarssen GJ, Vos T, Murray CJ. A generic model for the assessment of disease epidemiology: the computational basis of DisMod II. Popul Health Metr. 2003 Apr 14;1(1):4.

Mathers CD, Murray CJ, Ezzati M, Gakidou E, Salomon JA, Stein C. Population health metrics: crucial inputs to the development of evidence for health policy. Popul Health Metr. 2003 Apr 14;1(1):6.

Mathers CD, Salomon JA, Murray CJ. Infant mortality is not an adequate summary measure of population health. J Epidemiol Community Health.

Murray CJ, Lauer JA, Hutubessy RC, Niessen L, Tomijima N, Rodgers A, Lawes CM, Evans DB. Effectiveness and costs of interventions to lower systolic blood pressure and cholesterol: a global and regional analysis on reduction of cardiovascular-disease risk. Lancet. 2003 Mar 1;361(9359):717-25.

Mathers C, Murray CJL, Salomon J, Sadana R, Tandon A, Lopez A, Ust?n B, Chatterji S (2003). Healthy life expectancy: comparison of OECD countries in 2001. Australian and New-Zealand Journal of Public Health. Volume 27 (1).

Mathers CD, Murray CJ, Lopez AD, Sadana R, Salomon JA. Global patterns of healthy life expectancy for older women. J Women Aging. 2002;14(1-2):99-117.

Mathers CD, Shibuya K, Boschi-Pinto C, Lopez AD, Murray CJ. Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: I. Application of regional cancer survival model to estimate cancer mortality distribution by site. BMC Cancer. 2002 Dec 26;2(1):36.

Shibuya K, Mathers CD, Boschi-Pinto C, Lopez AD, Murray CJ. Global and regional estimates of cancer mortality and incidence by site: II. Results for the global burden of disease 2000. BMC Cancer. 2002 Dec 26;2(1):37.

Ezzati M, Lopez AD, Rodgers A, Vander Hoorn S, Murray CJ; Comparative Risk Assessment Collaborating Group. Selected major risk factors and global and regional burden of disease. Lancet. 2002 Nov 2;360(9343):1347-60.

Mathers CD, Murray CJ, Lopez AD. Epidemiological evidence: improving validity through consistency analysis. Bull World Health Organ. 2002;80(8):611. Epub 2002 Aug 27. No abstract available.

Baltussen RM, Hutubessy RC, Evans DB, Murray CJ. Uncertainty in cost-effectiveness analysis. Probabilistic uncertainty analysis and stochastic league tables. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. 2002 Winter;18(1):112-9.

Murray CJ, King G, Lopez AD, Tomijima N, Krug EG. Armed conflict as a public health problem. BMJ. 2002 Feb 9;324(7333):346-9.