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Cancer epidemiology and trends in Sistan and Baluchestan province, Iran
Background: Cancer is the second leading cause of death in developing countries. In Iran, cancer is the third cause of death. The present study aimed at providing the incidence rates (crude and agestandardized) of different ...
The prevalence of obesity among school-aged children and youth aged 6-18 years in Iran: A systematic review and meta-analysis study
© 2017, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences. All rights reserved. BACKGROUND: Obesity is considered as a major health problem of children and adolescents. The present meta-analysis was conducted by extensive search of ...
Incidence rate and distribution of common cancers among Iranian children
© 2016, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. All rights reserved. Background: Geographic differences in the incidence of cancers may suggest unique genetic or environmental exposures that impact the risk of acquiring ...