Reza Ghiasvand

Summary

Affiliation: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. pmc Postmenopausal breast cancer in Iran; risk factors and their population attributable fractions
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Cancer Research Center, Cancer Institute of Iran, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Cancer 12:414. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Risk factors for breast cancer among young women in southern Iran
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Cancer 129:1443-9. 2011
  3. pmc Higher incidence of premenopausal breast cancer in less developed countries; myth or truth?
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Cancer Research Center, Cancer Institute of Iran, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Cancer 14:343. 2014

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Postmenopausal breast cancer in Iran; risk factors and their population attributable fractions
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Cancer Research Center, Cancer Institute of Iran, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Cancer 12:414. 2012
    ..Causes of the rapidly increasing incidence of breast cancer in Middle East and Asian countries are incompletely understood. We evaluated risk factors for postmenopausal breast cancer and estimated their attributable fraction in Iran...
  2. doi request reprint Risk factors for breast cancer among young women in southern Iran
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Int J Cancer 129:1443-9. 2011
    ..The trend of decreasing parity and shortened duration of breast feeding along with OC usage might partly explain the rapid rising of breast cancer incidence in Iranian young women...
  3. pmc Higher incidence of premenopausal breast cancer in less developed countries; myth or truth?
    Reza Ghiasvand
    Cancer Research Center, Cancer Institute of Iran, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Cancer 14:343. 2014
    ..We explored this hypothesis using world-wide breast cancer incidence data...