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Variations of infant and under-five child mortality rates around the world, the role of human development index (HDI)
Background: The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic of life expectancy, education, and income per capita indicators, which apart from measuring the socio-economic development of countries can predict ...
Epidemiology and risk factors of childhood Brucellosis in West of Iran
Background In Iran, Brucellosis mainly is transmitted from animals to humans of non-occupational ways, thus its prevalence in children is equal to adults or higher than them, thus in view of etiology and public health ...
Estimation of the population attributable fraction of road-related injuries due to speeding and passing in Iran
OBJECTIVES: Speeding and passing are considered to be the main human factors resulting in road traffic injuries (RTIs). This study aimed to estimate the population attributeable fraction (PAF) of speeding and passing in ...
Factor analysis of metabolic syndrome components and predicting type 2 diabetes: Results of 10-year follow-up in a Middle Eastern population
© 2015 Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd. Background: The relationship among components of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and their association with diabetes is ...
Under-five mortality in Iran and the world, 2015