Study, Design, and Rationale of Noncommunicable Disease in Nepal (NCD Nepal) study: A Community-Based Prospective Epidemiological and Implementation study in rural Nepal

Funded by: Health Foundation Nepal
Background: Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading causes of deaths globally. Currently, there are limited high-quality data on the epidemiology and usefulness of community-based screening and treatment of NCDs in low-to-middle-income countries (LMIC), like Nepal. We describe the protocol of a community-based, longitudinal epidemiological study of screening and management of NCDs in rural Nepal. Methods: […]

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