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BioMed Research International
Volume 2018, Article ID 7236194, 4 pages
Research Article

Why They Are Different: Based on the Burden of Disease Research of WHO and Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

1Department of Preventive Medicine, Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
2Department of Nursing, Pyeongtaek University, Pyeongtaek, Republic of Korea

Correspondence should be addressed to Eun-Jung Kim;

Received 15 January 2018; Accepted 27 February 2018; Published 23 April 2018

Academic Editor: Stephen Munga

Copyright © 2018 Seok-Jun Yoon et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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