Measuring Burden of Unhealthy Behaviours Using a Multivariable Predictive Approach: Life Expectancy Lost in Canada Attributable to Smoking, Alcohol, Physical Inactivity, and Diet

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Title: Measuring Burden of Unhealthy Behaviours Using a Multivariable Predictive Approach: Life Expectancy Lost in Canada Attributable to Smoking, Alcohol, Physical Inactivity, and Diet
Authors: Manuel, Douglas G.
Perez, Richard
Sanmartin, Claudia
Taljaard, Monica
Hennessy, Deirdre
Wilson, Kumanan
Tanuseputro, Peter
Manson, Heather
Bennett, Carol
Tuna, Meltem
Fisher, Stacey
Rosella, Laura C.
Date: 2016
Abstract: Behaviours such as smoking, poor diet, physical inactivity, and unhealthy alcohol consumption are leading risk factors for death. We assessed the Canadian burden attributable to these behaviours by developing, validating, and applying a multivariable predictive model for risk of all-cause death.
URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10393/38930
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002082
CollectionPublications en libre accès financées par uOttawa // uOttawa financed open access publications
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