Farshad Farzadfar


Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran


  1. Aryan Z, Mahmoudi N, Sheidaei A, Rezaei S, Mahmoudi Z, Gohari K, et al. The prevalence, awareness, and treatment of lipid abnormalities in Iranian adult: Surveillance of risk factors of noncommunicable diseases in Iran 2016. J Clin Lipidol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..The majority of the population did not meet the desired level of non-HDL-C and LDL-C. Public health preventive policies should be made and implemented to better manage dyslipidemia. ..
  2. Naderimagham S, Alipour S, Djalalinia S, Kasaeian A, Noori A, Rahimzadeh S, et al. National and sub-national burden of breast cancer in Iran; 1990-2013. Arch Iran Med. 2014;17:794-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results will help policy makers to know the trend of prevalence, the distribution, and the inequalities of breast cancer in Iran to allocate resources in a better way. ..
  3. Varmaghani M, Rashidian A, Kebriaeezadeh A, Moradi Lakeh M, Moin M, Ghasemian A, et al. National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of asthma in Iran from 1990 to 2013; the study protocol. Arch Iran Med. 2014;17:804-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study can be contribute to better allocation of resources, since it helps policymakers to recognize inequalities between regions and provinces and consequently help them to allocate resources more efficiently. ..
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    Zayeri F, Mansouri A, Sheidaei A, Rahimzadeh S, Rezaei N, Modirian M, et al. Evaluation of the Trends of Stomach Cancer Incidence in Districts of Iran from 2000-2010: Application of a Random Effects Markov Model. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2016;17:661-5 pubmed
    ..Our study suggests that a random effects Markov model can adjust for effects of previous. responses. ..
  5. Najafi B, Farzadfar F, Ghaderi H, Hadian M. Cost effectiveness of type 2 diabetes screening: A systematic review. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 2016;30:326 pubmed
    ..They concluded that the screening may be cost effective, however further studies is required to support the diabetes mass screening. ..
  6. Mohammadi Y, Parsaeian M, Mehdipour P, Khosravi A, Larijani B, Sheidaei A, et al. Measuring Iran's success in achieving Millennium Development Goal 4: a systematic analysis of under-5 mortality at national and subnational levels from 1990 to 2015. Lancet Glob Health. 2017;5:e537-e544 pubmed publisher
    ..Possible recommendations for such strategies include enhancing the level of education and health literacy among women, tackling sex discrimination, and improving incomes for families. Iran Ministry of Health and Education. ..
  7. Naderimagham S, Jamshidi H, Khajavi A, Pishgar F, Ardam A, Larijani B, et al. Impact of rural family physician program on child mortality rates in Iran: a time-series study. Popul Health Metr. 2017;15:21 pubmed publisher
    ..The advantage of this study was the ability to depict a more precise picture of the outcomes of a national-level intervention. ..