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[Public Health/Medicine in General]





Do not forget about ageism described in Tsuchiya et. al.(2003)
    • Productivity
    • Health Maximization
    • Fair Inning

[Africa and Development]

Africa

Two salient public health problems facing Africa are HIV/AIDS and Malaria
Leading causes of death by age in the African Region, 2002

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Malaria

genus plasmodium
anophiline mosquito
500 million people are infected
1 million people are died every year

# Cost-effective Intervention
  • Preventive treatment in pregnancy with sulfa drugs
    • 13-24 dollars per DALY averted
  • Residual household spraying
    • 9-24 dollars per DALY averted
  • Insecticide-treated bed nets
    • 5-17 dollars per DALY averted
  • Preventive treatment in pregnancy with newer drugs
    • 2-11 dollars per DALY averted

HIV/AIDS

38 million people are infected


Country Example

  • Family Planning
    • Success in SE-Asia
    • Limited Success in SSA
  • Mortality
    • Former USSR
    • SSA
  • Demographic Transition Exception
    • Historical: France and USA
    • Current: Former USSR and SSA