Alaa Al Kerwi

Latest publications

Challenges and benefits of integrating diverse sampling strategies in the observation of cardiovascular risk factors (ORISCAV-LUX 2) study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Epidemiology and Public Health Research Unit
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
  • Human Biomonitoring Research Unit
  • Sports Medicine Research Laboratory
February 04, 2019
2019 Feb. BMC Med Res Methodol.19(1):27.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Pastore J
  • Sauvageot N
  • Coroller GL
  • Bocquet V
  • d'Incau M
  • Aguayo G
  • Appenzeller B
  • Bejko D
  • Bohn T
  • Malisoux L
  • Couffignal S
  • Noppe S
  • Delagardelle C
  • Beissel J
  • Chioti A
  • Stranges S
  • Schmit JC.

Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 84 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1923-1994. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 Risk Factors Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Global, regional, and national disability-adjusted life-years (DALYs) for 359 diseases and injuries and healthy life expectancy (HALE) for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1859-1922.
By:
  • GBD 2017 DALYs and HALE Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality and life expectancy, 1950-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1684-1735. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 Mortality Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Measuring progress from 1990 to 2017 and projecting attainment to 2030 of the health-related Sustainable Development Goals for 195 countries and territories: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):2091-2138. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 SDG Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 354 diseases and injuries for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1789-1858. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 Disease and Injury Incidence and Prevalence Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Population and fertility by age and sex for 195 countries and territories, 1950-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1995-2051. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 Population and Fertility Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Global, regional, and national age-sex-specific mortality for 282 causes of death in 195 countries and territories, 1980-2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 10, 2018
2018 Nov. Lancet.392(10159):1736-1788. Epub 2018 Nov 8.
By:
  • GBD 2017 Causes of Death Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

L’étude ORISCAV-LUX au service de la santé publique.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
November 01, 2018
2018 Nov. Semper Luxembourg.(107):24-26.
By:
  • Alkerwi A.

Alcohol use and burden for 195 countries and territories, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
September 22, 2018
2018 Sep. Lancet.392(10152):1015-1035. Epub 2018 Aug 23.
By:
  • GBD 2016 Alcohol Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

European health examination surveys - a tool for collecting objective information about the health of the population.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
June 28, 2018
2018 Jun. Arch Public Health.76(1):38.
By:
  • Tolonen H
  • Koponen P
  • Alkerwi A
  • Capkova N
  • Giampaoli S
  • Mindell J
  • Paalanen L
  • Ruiz-Castell M
  • Trichopoulou A
  • Kuulasmaa K
  • EHES Network.

Measuring performance on the Healthcare Access and Quality Index for 195 countries and territories and selected subnational locations: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
June 02, 2018
2018 Jun. Lancet.391(10136):2236-2271.
By:
  • GBD 2016 Healthcare Access and Quality Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Trends in future health financing and coverage: future health spending and universal health coverage in 188 countries, 2016-40.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
May 05, 2018
2018 May. Lancet.391(10132):1783-1798. Epub 2018 Apr 17.
By:
  • Global Burden of Disease Health Financing Collaborator Network (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Spending on health and HIV/AIDS: domestic health spending and development assistance in 188 countries, 1995-2015.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
May 05, 2018
2018 May. Lancet.391(10132):1799-1829. Epub 2018 Apr 17.
By:
  • Global Burden of Disease Health Financing Collaborator Network (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg).

Burden of obesity in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
May 01, 2018
2018 May. Int J Public Health.63(Suppl 1):165-176. Epub 2017 Aug 3.
By:
  • GBD 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Region Obesity Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg)
  • Mokdad AH.

Diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
May 01, 2018
2018 May. Int J Public Health.63(Suppl 1):177-186. Epub 2017 Aug 3.
By:
  • GBD 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Region Diabetes and CKD Collaborators (Alkerwi A as collaborator for Luxembourg)
  • Mokdad AH.

Reply-Letter to the Editor - Smoking status is inversely associated with overall diet quality: Findings from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
April 01, 2018
2018 Apr. Clin Nutr.37(2):761-762. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Baydarlioglu B
  • Sauvageot N
  • Stranges S
  • Lemmens P
  • Shivappa N
  • Hebert JR.

Contributions of mean and shape of blood pressure distribution to worldwide trends and variations in raised blood pressure: a pooled analysis of 1018 population-based measurement studies with 88.6 million participants.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
March 19, 2018
2018 Mar. Int J Epidemiol.47(3):872-883i. [Epub ahead of print].
By:
  • NCD Risk Factor Collaboration (Alkerwi A as member of the NCD-RisC).

Prevalence and related risk factors of chronic kidney disease among adults in Luxembourg: evidence from the observation of cardiovascular risk factors (ORISCAV-LUX) study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
December 08, 2017
2017 Dec. BMC Nephrol.18(1):358.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Sauvageot N
  • El Bahi I
  • Delagardelle C
  • Beissel J
  • Noppe S
  • Roderick PJ
  • Mindell JS
  • Stranges S.

Smoking status is inversely associated with overall diet quality: Findings from the ORISCAV-LUX study.

  • Epidemiology and Public Health Scientific Team
  • Competence Center for Methodology and Statistics
October 01, 2017
2017 Oct. Clin Nutr.36(5):1275-1282. Epub 2016 Aug 24.
By:
  • Alkerwi A
  • Baydarlioglu B
  • Sauvageot N
  • Stranges S
  • Lemmens P
  • Shivappa N
  • Hebert JR.