Farshad Farzadfar

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Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Trends of Stomach Cancer Incidence in Districts of Iran from 2000-2010: Application of a Random Effects Markov Model
    Farid Zayeri
    Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:661-5. 2016
  2. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of asthma in Iran from 1990 to 2013; the study protocol
    Mehdi Varmaghani
    1 Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:804-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of breast cancer in Iran; 1990-2013
    Shohreh Naderimagham
    1 Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:794-9. 2014
  4. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of chronic diseases attributable to lifestyle risk factors in Iran 1990 - 2013; study protocol
    Anoosheh Ghasemian
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:146-58. 2014
  5. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of oral diseases in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Shervan Shoaee
    Kerman Oral and Dental Diseases Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Mehregan Parto Pajooh Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:159-68. 2014
  6. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of infectious diseases in Iran, 1990 to 2013: the study protocol
    Atefeh Noori
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:169-75. 2014
  7. doi request reprint The trend of national and subnational burden of maternal conditions in Iran from 1990 to 2013: the study protocol
    Shayesteh Hajizadeh
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Department of Midwifery and Reproductive Health, Nursing and Midwifery School, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:198-203. 2014
  8. doi request reprint NASBOD 2013: design, definitions, and metrics
    Farshad Farzadfar
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:7-15. 2014
  9. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of metabolic risk factors (MRFs) in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Niloofar Peykari
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:54-61. 2014
  10. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of cardiometabolic risk factors in Iranian children and adolescents, 1990 - 2013
    Roya Kelishadi
    Child Growth and Development Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:71-80. 2014

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Trends of Stomach Cancer Incidence in Districts of Iran from 2000-2010: Application of a Random Effects Markov Model
    Farid Zayeri
    Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:661-5. 2016
    ..In this study, we aimed to determine the time trend of age-standardized rates of stomach cancer in different districts of Iran from 2000 to 2010...
  2. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of asthma in Iran from 1990 to 2013; the study protocol
    Mehdi Varmaghani
    1 Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:804-9. 2014
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  3. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of breast cancer in Iran; 1990-2013
    Shohreh Naderimagham
    1 Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:794-9. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of chronic diseases attributable to lifestyle risk factors in Iran 1990 - 2013; study protocol
    Anoosheh Ghasemian
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:146-58. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to provide data collection and methodology processes for estimating the trends of exposures to the selected lifestyle risk factors and their attributed burden at national and sub-national levels...
  5. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of oral diseases in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Shervan Shoaee
    Kerman Oral and Dental Diseases Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Mehregan Parto Pajooh Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:159-68. 2014
    ..The aim of the study is to present data collection and methodology processes for estimating the prevalence of the mentioned oral diseases and their attributed burden at national and sub-national levels in Iran, from 1990 to 2013...
  6. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of infectious diseases in Iran, 1990 to 2013: the study protocol
    Atefeh Noori
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:169-75. 2014
    ..The present study protocol is aimed to provide a comprehensive explanation of the general structure and method used in the national and sub-national burden of selected infectious diseases study in Iran from 1990 to 2013...
  7. doi request reprint The trend of national and subnational burden of maternal conditions in Iran from 1990 to 2013: the study protocol
    Shayesteh Hajizadeh
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Department of Midwifery and Reproductive Health, Nursing and Midwifery School, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:198-203. 2014
    ..Here, we explain the framework of our study on maternal conditions and their burden in Iran as a part of the National and Sub-national Burden of Diseases (NASBOD) study...
  8. doi request reprint NASBOD 2013: design, definitions, and metrics
    Farshad Farzadfar
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:7-15. 2014
    ....
  9. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of metabolic risk factors (MRFs) in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Niloofar Peykari
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:54-61. 2014
    ....
  10. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of cardiometabolic risk factors in Iranian children and adolescents, 1990 - 2013
    Roya Kelishadi
    Child Growth and Development Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:71-80. 2014
    ..Given the high prevalence of NCDs and their risk factors in Iranian population, a study was designed to determine the attributable burden of cardiometabolic risk factors in Iranian pediatric population during past decades...
  11. doi request reprint National and sub-national trend and burden of injuries in Iran, 1990 - 2013: a study protocol
    Esmat Jamshidbeygi
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Center for Health Network Management, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:138-45. 2014
    ..In this paper we explain definitions, organization, injuries selection process, data sources, data gathering methods, and data analyses of the national and sub-national burden of injuries study in Iran...
  12. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of mental disorders and substance abuse in Iran: 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Morteza Naserbakht
    Mental Health Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:182-8. 2014
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Quality evaluation of national cancer registry system in Iran: study protocol
    Mitra Modirian
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:193-7. 2014
    ..Evaluation of cancer registered data consists of four important components including: comparability, completeness, validity, and timeliness. Similar frameworks are utilized in different countries all over the world...
  14. doi request reprint National and Subnational Patterns of Cause of Death in Iran 1990-2015: Applied Methods
    Ali Sheidaei
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 20:2-11. 2017
    ..There are many impediments to putting an estimate of cause-specific death rates. Addressing those challenges could prevent misleading results...
  15. pmc High Fasting Plasma Glucose Mortality Effect: A Comparative Risk Assessment in 25-64 Years Old Iranian Population
    Niloofar Peykari
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 7:75. 2016
    ..We estimated population attributable fraction (PAF) and attributed death of these fatal outcomes of high FPG at national and subnational levels in 25-64 years old Iranian adult...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Asthma, COPD, and Chronic Bronchitis in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Mehdi Varmaghani
    Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran AND Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran AND Pharmaceutical Management and Economic Research Center PMERC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 15:93-104. 2016
    ..On the other hand, Iran is in middle situation in terms of the prevalence current asthma. Our results can fill the information and knowledge gaps about the status of the prevalence of respiratory diseases in Iran. ..
  17. pmc A Systematic Review on the Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity, in Iranian Children and Adolescents
    Shirin Djalalinia
    Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 26:e2599. 2016
    ..To gain insight into the epidemiology of the problem in Iran, we systematically reviewed all available studies on the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the Iranian pediatric population...
  18. doi request reprint Suggestions for better data presentation in papers: an experience from a comprehensive study on national and sub-national trends of overweight and obesity
    Shirin Djalalinia
    1 Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 3 Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran
    Arch Iran Med 17:830-6. 2014
    ..The importance of data quality whether in collection, analysis or presenting stage is a tangible and undeniable scientific fact and the main objects of researches implementation...
  19. doi request reprint Equity Chasm in Megacities: Five Leading Causes of Death in Tehran
    Kimiya Gohari
    1 Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Paramedical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 18:622-8. 2015
    ..The present research aims to identify high or low-risk clusters for five non-communicable leading causes of death in 22 regions of Tehran province...
  20. doi request reprint Wealth-related Inequality in Utilization of Antihypertensive Medicines in Iran: an Ecological Study on Population Level Data
    Amir Hashemi-Meshkini
    1 Department of Pharmacoeconomics and Pharmaceutical Administration, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 19:116-22. 2016
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Levels and trends of child and adult mortality rates in the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1990-2013; protocol of the NASBOD study
    Younes Mohammadi
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:176-81. 2014
    ..In this study, we aim to calculate incompleteness of the Death Registration System (DRS) and then to estimate levels and trends of child and adult mortality using reliable methods...
  22. doi request reprint Comparison of two data mining techniques in labeling diagnosis to Iranian pharmacy claim dataset: artificial neural network (ANN) versus decision tree model
    Ehsan Rezaei-Darzi
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:837-43. 2014
    ..This study aimed to evaluate and compare the prediction accuracy of two data mining techniques, including decision tree and neural network models in labeling diagnosis to gastrointestinal prescriptions in Iran...
  23. pmc Inequality of obesity and socioeconomic factors in Iran: a systematic review and meta- analyses
    Shirin Djalalinia
    PhD, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, and Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, and Development of Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    Med J Islam Repub Iran 29:241. 2015
    ..We conducted a systematic review to summarize evidences on associations between socioeconomic factors and obesity/overweight in Iranian population...
  24. pmc A Systematic Review of Studies on Blood Pressure in Iranian Pediatric Population: First Report From the Middle East and North Africa
    Zahra Fallah
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Growth and Development Research Center, Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non communicable Disease, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran Student Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 26:e4496. 2016
    ..Therefore, it is important to assess the situation of pediatric BP in different populations. This study aims to systematically review the studies conducted on BP in Iranian children and adolescents...
  25. pmc National action plan for non-communicable diseases prevention and control in Iran; a response to emerging epidemic
    Niloofar Peykari
    0000 0004 0612 272Xgrid 415814 dIranian Non Communicable Diseases Committee INCDC, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 16:3. 2017
    ..Translation Iran's expertise could be benefit to mobilizing leadership in other countries for practical action to save the millions of peoples...
  26. doi request reprint National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of end stage renal diseases (ESRD) in Iran 1990-2013; the study protocol
    Tahereh Hassannia
    1 Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:800-3. 2014
    ..The current study protocol aims to explain the general structure and methods that will be used in the burden of ESRD study in Iran from 1990 to 2013...
  27. doi request reprint Application of Gaussian Process Regression (GPR) in estimating under-five mortality levels and trends in Iran 1990 - 2013, study protocol
    Parinaz Mehdipour
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Population Science Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:189-92. 2014
    ..The need to have accurate and valid estimation of under-5 mortality rate led to apply more powerful and reliable methods...
  28. doi request reprint Economic Effects of 1978 Tabas Earthquake (Iran)
    Elham Zandian
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 19:409-13. 2016
    ..This study was aimed to evaluate the economic and human capital consequences of earthquake in Tabas district...
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence of Dementia and Associated Factors among Older Adults in Iran: National Elderly Health Survey (NEHS)
    Farshad Sharifi
    Elderly Health Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 19:838-844. 2016
    ..There is no study available on the prevalence of dementia at the national level in Iran. This study aimed to report the rate of dementia at the national level in Iran...
  30. pmc A conceptual framework for evaluation of public health and primary care system performance in iran
    Nader Jahanmehr
    1 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Department of Global Health and Public Policy, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 3 Knowledge Utilization Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Glob J Health Sci 7:341-57. 2015
    ....
  31. doi request reprint National and sub-national trend of prevalence and burden of dementia in Iran, from 1990 to 2013; study protocol
    Farshad Sharifi
    1 Elderly Health Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
    Arch Iran Med 17:816-20. 2014
    ..This paper aims to explain the systematic approach, data sources, research methodology, and statistical analysis that will be used to quantify the prevalence and burden of dementia at national and sub-national levels...
  32. doi request reprint A framework for exploration and cleaning of environmental data--Tehran air quality data experience
    Mansour Shamsipour
    1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2 Center for Air Pollution Research CAPR, Institute for Environmental Research IER, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 3 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
    Arch Iran Med 17:821-9. 2014
    ..In this article, the authors present a novel framework for exploring and cleaning large datasets. As a case study, we applied the method on air quality data of Tehran, Iran from 1996 to 2013. ..
  33. doi request reprint Application of spatio-temporal model to estimate burden of diseases, injuries and risk factors in Iran 1990 - 2013
    Mahboubeh Parsaeian
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non Communicable Disease Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Science Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran mohamadk tums ac ir
    Arch Iran Med 17:28-33. 2014
    ..However, there are some methodological challenges in analysis of these complex data. Our primary objective is to provide some remedies to overcome these challenges...
  34. pmc Using drug sales data to evaluate the epidemiology of cardiometabolic risk factors and their inequality: an ecological study on atorvastatin and total cholesterol in Iran
    Alireza Ahmadvand
    MD, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Med J Islam Repub Iran 29:260. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate national and provincial trends in atorvastatin sales in Iran, to systematically quantify its relationship with socioeconomic indicators, and changes in TC level...
  35. doi request reprint Effect of vitamins C and E on insulin resistance in diabetes: a meta-analysis study
    Mehrnoosh Khodaeian
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Clin Invest 45:1161-74. 2015
    ..Data regarding the effect of vitamin C (VC) and vitamin E (VE) supplementation on insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are controversial. We aimed to systematically review the current data on this topic...
  36. doi request reprint Is amyloid-β an innocent bystander and marker in Alzheimer's disease? Is the liability of multivalent cation homeostasis and its influence on amyloid-β function the real mechanism?
    Arash Manafirad
    National Cell Bank, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    J Alzheimers Dis 42:69-85. 2014
    ..Thus, careful targeting of MC imbalance may provide an alternative or complementary interventional approach to current Aβ treatment strategies. ..
  37. doi request reprint The trend of national and sub-national burden of gastrointestinal and liver diseases in Iran 1990 to 2013; study protocol
    Hamideh Salimzadeh
    Digestive Oncology Research Center, Digestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:33-53. 2014
    ....
  38. pmc Effects of Recruiting Midwives into a Family Physician Program on Women's Awareness and Preference for Mode of Delivery and Caesarean Section Rates in Rural Areas of Kurdistan
    Shayesteh Hajizadeh
    Midwifery and Reproductive Health Department, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    PLoS ONE 11:e0151268. 2016
    ....
  39. pmc Iran Diabetes Research Roadmap (IDRR): the study protocol
    Gita Shafiee
    Chronic Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 15:58. 2016
    ..This study aimed to undertake a survey of the diabetes research in Iran to identify gaps and highlight strengths in order to develop a roadmap for diabetes research in Iran for the next years...
  40. doi request reprint Neglected role of hookah and opium in gastric carcinogenesis: a cohort study on risk factors and attributable fractions
    Alireza Sadjadi
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Department of Epidemiology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 134:181-8. 2014
    ..Hookah and opium use are risk factors for gastric cancer as well as for precancerous lesions. Hookah, opium, cigarette and high salt intake are important modifiable risk factors in this high-incidence gastric cancer area. ..
  41. doi request reprint Emerging Epidemic of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in a Middle Income Country: A Nation-wide Study from Iran
    Masoud M Malekzadeh
    Digestive Disease Research Center, Digestive Disease Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 19:2-15. 2016
    ..The burden of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) hasn't been reported in Iran. We aimed to estimate the prevalence and incidence of IBD and its trend in Iran at national and subnational level from 1990 to 2012...
  42. doi request reprint National and sub-national burden of visual impairment in Iran 1990-2013; study protocol
    Elham Ashrafi
    1 Tehran University of Medical Sciences, International Campus TUMS IC, Tehran, Iran 2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 3 Eye Research Center, Farabi Eye Hospital, Tehran, University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
    Arch Iran Med 17:810-5. 2014
    ..Besides that, an attempt will be made to describe inequalities and their determinants...
  43. doi request reprint Effectiveness of diabetes and hypertension management by rural primary health-care workers (Behvarz workers) in Iran: a nationally representative observational study
    Farshad Farzadfar
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Diabetes Research Centre and Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran, Iran
    Lancet 379:47-54. 2012
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Bayesian autoregressive multilevel modeling of burden of diseases, injuries and risk factors in Iran 1990 - 2013
    Amir Kasaeian
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Non communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medecine, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 17:22-7. 2014
    ..Our study aims to describe the way of modeling space and time data through an autoregressive multilevel model and address challenges in complex situation...