Multimorbidity: Not Just for the West

Glob Heart. 2020 Jul 2;15(1):45. doi: 10.5334/gh.835.


"A multimorbidity lens creates exciting opportunities to reconceptualise health and wellbeing in all its complexity. We need to improve health metrics to capture this complexity and strengthen health services to respond to it."

Keywords: global health; multimorbidity; non-communicable disease.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Chronic Disease
  • Global Health
  • Health Services / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Multimorbidity / trends
  • Noncommunicable Diseases / epidemiology*