Semnan University of Medical Sciences

Research and Technology Vice Chancellor

Eghtesad, Sareh and Mohammadi, Zahra and Shayanrad, Amaneh and Faramarzi, Elnaz and Joukar, Farahnaz and Hamzeh, Behrooz and Farjam, Mojtaba and Zare Sakhvidi, Mohammad Javad and Miri-Monjar, Mohammadreza and Moosazadeh, Mahmood and Hakimi, Hamid and Rahimi Kazerooni, Salar and Cheraghian, Bahman and Ahmadi, Ali and Nejatizadeh, Azim and Mohebbi, Iraj and Pourfarzi, Farhad and Roozafzai, Farzin and Motamed-Gorji, Nazgol and Montazeri, Seyed Ali and Masoudi, Sahar and Amin-Esmaeili, Masoumeh and Danaie, Navid and Mirhafez, Seyed Reza and Hashemi, Hasan and Poustchi, Hossein and Malekzadeh, Reza (2017) The PERSIAN cohort: Providing the evidence needed for healthcare reform. Archives of Iranian Medicine. pp. 291-295.

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In the past, communicable diseases caused the highest mortality in Iran. Improvements in socioeconomic status and living standards including access to safe drinking water, along with the inception of Health Houses in the 1980s, have changed disease patterns, decreasing the spread of and deaths from infectious and communicable diseases. The incidence and prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCD), however, have now increased in Iran, accounting for nearly 80% of deaths and disabilities. Without interventions …

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Medical Sciences > School of Medicine
Depositing User: Mr Vahab Moshtaghi
Date Deposited: 25 Apr 2018 10:33
Last Modified: 21 May 2018 12:35

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