Exploring the health state of a population by dynamic modeling methods [electronic resource] /
Christos H. Skiadas, Charilaos Skiadas.
Cham : Springer, [2018]
x, 244 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
3319651412 (hardbound : alk. paper), 9783319651415 (hardbound : alk. paper), 9783319651422 (eBook)
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Cham : Springer, [2018]
3319651412 (hardbound : alk. paper)
9783319651415 (hardbound : alk. paper)
9783319651422 (eBook)
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
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Life expectancy, deterioration function and application to Halley Breslau data -- A quantitative method for estimating the human development stages based on the health state function theory and the resulting deterioration process -- Estimating the healthy life expectancy from the health state function of a population in connection to the life expectancy at birth -- The health-mortality approach in estimating the healthy life years lost compared to the global burden of disease studies and applications in world, USA and Japan -- The health state status of the US states for the period 1989-1991 (Decennial life tables) -- Life expectancy at birth, estimates and forecasts in the Netherlands (females) -- Remarks and findings on "evidence for a limit to human life span" -- Stages of human development: the life-span approach and related applications and comparisons -- Deviation and variation of the health state function form of a population -- The health status of a population: health state and survival curves and HALE estimates -- Theoretical approach to health state modeling.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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