Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • Asthma
      • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
      • Deaths due to asthma and COPD are higher among
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
    • 2 Time trends in deaths due to asthma and COPD
    • 3 Years of life lost
    • 4 Population subgroups
    • 5 Seasonal variation in mortality risk
    • 6 Deaths involving asthma and COPD
  • End matter
    • Appendix: Technical notes
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications