Impact of Cirrhosis and Alcohol on Mortality Rates and Mitigation Efforts

Authors

  • Prannay R. Sharma Charisma University, Kursk State Medical University
  • Nikolaos Tzenios c

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.58676/sjmas.v1i1.10

Keywords:

Cirrhosis, Alcohol, Mortality Rates

Abstract

The present study aimed to investigate the impact of national policies and awareness programs on the incidence and mortality of chronic liver diseases, specifically cirrhosis. A multi-year retrospective analysis was conducted utilizing data collected between 1990 and 2017. Results indicate that implementing these interventions was associated with a significant decrease in overall mortality and an estimated annual percentage change in cases of cirrhosis. Furthermore, the data revealed that in 2017, alcohol consumption was a leading contributor to deaths and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) among individuals aged 15-49 years. These findings highlight the importance of continued efforts to address the issue of chronic liver disease through targeted public health interventions.

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Published

2023-01-21

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Sharma, P. R., & Tzenios, N. (2023). Impact of Cirrhosis and Alcohol on Mortality Rates and Mitigation Efforts. Special Journal of the Medical Academy and Other Life Sciences., 1(1). https://doi.org/10.58676/sjmas.v1i1.10

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