Ahmad-Reza Hosseinpoor

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Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Iran and across its provinces
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Health Equity Team, Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 83:837-44. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Determinants of seeking needed outpatient care in Iran: results from a national health services utilization survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Equity, Poverty and Social Determinants of Health, Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Arch Iran Med 10:439-45. 2007
  3. pmc Social determinants of sex differences in disability among older adults: a multi-country decomposition analysis using the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 11:52. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Socio-demographic determinants of caregiving in older adults of low- and middle-income countries
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, 20, Ave Appia, Geneva, Switzerland
    Age Ageing 42:330-8. 2013
  5. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in smoking in low-income and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e42843. 2012
  6. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in risk factors for non communicable diseases in low-income and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, 20, Avenue Appia, Geneva, CH 1211, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:912. 2012
  7. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in the prevalence of noncommunicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:474. 2012
  8. pmc International shortfall inequality in life expectancy in women and in men, 1950-2010
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 90:588-94. 2012
  9. pmc Understanding determinants of socioeconomic inequality in mental health in Iran's capital, Tehran: a concentration index decomposition approach
    Esmaeil Khedmati Morasae
    University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Equity Health 11:18. 2012
  10. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in domains of health: results from the World Health Surveys
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:198. 2012

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Publications19

  1. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Iran and across its provinces
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Health Equity Team, Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 83:837-44. 2005
    ..To measure the socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Iran (the Islamic Republic of Iran)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Determinants of seeking needed outpatient care in Iran: results from a national health services utilization survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Equity, Poverty and Social Determinants of Health, Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Arch Iran Med 10:439-45. 2007
    ..To assess the inequity in seeking needed outpatient services in Iran and to investigate its influential factors...
  3. pmc Social determinants of sex differences in disability among older adults: a multi-country decomposition analysis using the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Research Centre for Gender Health and Ageing, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, Australia
    Int J Equity Health 11:52. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Socio-demographic determinants of caregiving in older adults of low- and middle-income countries
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, 20, Ave Appia, Geneva, Switzerland
    Age Ageing 42:330-8. 2013
    ..caregivers make substantial contributions to health and social systems, but many low-resource settings lack reliable data about the determinants and experiences of older adults who are caregivers...
  5. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in smoking in low-income and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e42843. 2012
    ..To assess the magnitude and pattern of socioeconomic inequality in current smoking in low and middle income countries...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in risk factors for non communicable diseases in low-income and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, 20, Avenue Appia, Geneva, CH 1211, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:912. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in the prevalence of noncommunicable diseases in low- and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:474. 2012
    ..This study quantified and compared education- and wealth-based inequalities in the prevalence of five noncommunicable diseases (angina, arthritis, asthma, depression and diabetes) and comorbidity in low- and middle-income country groups...
  8. pmc International shortfall inequality in life expectancy in women and in men, 1950-2010
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 90:588-94. 2012
    ..To assess international shortfall inequality in life expectancy at birth among women and men and the influence of geography and country income group...
  9. pmc Understanding determinants of socioeconomic inequality in mental health in Iran's capital, Tehran: a concentration index decomposition approach
    Esmaeil Khedmati Morasae
    University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Equity Health 11:18. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in domains of health: results from the World Health Surveys
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 12:198. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to compare and assess socioeconomic inequalities in each of the individual health domains and in a separate measure of overall health...
  11. pmc Social determinants of self-reported health in women and men: understanding the role of gender in population health
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health Statistics and Information Systems, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 7:e34799. 2012
    ..Women and men share similar health challenges yet women report poorer health. The study investigates the social determinants of self-reported health in women and men, and male-female differences in health...
  12. doi request reprint Socio-economic inequality in oral healthcare coverage: results from the World Health Survey
    A R Hosseinpoor
    World Health Organization, Department of Health statistics and informatics, 20, Avenue Appia, Geneva, 1211, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 91:275-81. 2012
    ..The findings of this study may inform policies for oral health at global and national levels. To achieve universal coverage in oral healthcare, relevant interventions should reach the poorest population groups...
  13. pmc Towards universal health coverage: the role of within-country wealth-related inequality in 28 countries in sub-Saharan Africa
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health statistics and informatics, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 89:881-90. 2011
    ..To measure within-country wealth-related inequality in the health service coverage gap of maternal and child health indicators in sub-Saharan Africa and quantify its contribution to the national health service coverage gap...
  14. pmc Malnutrition and the disproportional burden on the poor: the case of Ghana
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Department of Applied Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg, Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Equity Health 6:21. 2007
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  15. pmc Social determinants of smoking in low- and middle-income countries: results from the World Health Survey
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Health statistics and informatics, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    PLoS ONE 6:e20331. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to assess demographic and socioeconomic determinants of current smoking in low- and middle-income countries...
  16. ncbi request reprint Decomposing socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Iran
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Equity, Poverty and Social Determinants of Health, Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Epidemiol 35:1211-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this paper is to quantify for the first time the determinants' contributions of socioeconomic inequality in infant mortality in Iran...
  17. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 86:282-91. 2008
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  18. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and hospitalization due to angina pectoris in Tehran, Iran: a time-series study
    Ahmad Reza Hosseinpoor
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Poursina Street, Keshavarz Boulevard, P O Box 14155 6446, Tehran, Iran
    Environ Res 99:126-31. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Adverse reactions of prophylactic intravenous immunoglobulin infusions in Iranian patients with primary immunodeficiency
    Asghar Aghamohammadi
    Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology of Children s Medical Center, Immunology Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 92:60-4. 2004
    ..Although long-term intravenous immunoglobulin infusion is an effective treatment for children with antibody deficiencies, it can be complicated by systemic adverse reactions...