Journal Article

A Global, Regional, and National Burden and Quality of Care Index for Schizophrenia: Global Burden of Disease Systematic Analysis 1990–2019


  • Kaveh Same
  • Parnian Shobeiri
  • Mohammad-Mahdi Rashidi
  • Erfan Ghasemi
  • Sahar Saeedi Moghaddam
  • Esmaeil Mohammadi
  • Masoud Masinaei
  • Niloufar Salehi
  • Sahar Mohammadi Fateh
  • Seyed Farzad Maroufi
  • Elham Abdolhamidi
  • Mana Moghimi
  • Zeinab Abbasi-Kangevari
  • Negar Rezaei
  • Bagher Larijani
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Schizophrenia is a mental disorder usually presented in adulthood that affects roughly 0.3 percent of the population. The disease contributes to more than 13 million years lived with disability the global burden of disease. The current study aimed to provide new insights into the quality of care in Schizophrenia via the implementation of the newly introduced quality of care index (QCI) into the existing data.

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Key Words

  • Global Burden
  • Mental Disorder
  • Gender Disparity

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