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Direct and indirect medical costs of functional constipation: A population-based study
Background Constipation causes a large number of medical visits each year and imposes significant financial toll on healthcare systems worldwide. So the present communitybased study was conducted in order to estimate ...
A randomized controlled trial of smoking cessation methods in patients newly-diagnosed with pulmonary tuberculosis
Background: Tuberculosis (TB) and tobacco use are two major alarming global health issues that tend to be co-prevalent in many developing countries and various surveys have provided evidence on their entangled associations. ...
Epidemiologic Study of Road Traffic Injuries by Road User Type Characteristics and Road Environment in Iran: A Community-Based Approach
Objective: Crash injuries in traffic accidents are affected by a variety of factors. In this study we analyzed road user type information based on different contributing factors.Method: Data from all of the road traffic ...
Necessity of an integrated road traffic injuries surveillance system: A community-based study
Objectives: A prerequisite to improving the situation of traffic accidents and injury prevention is to set up a road traffic accident and victim information system (RTAVIS), which does not exist in Iran. The objective of ...
The effects of smoking on treatment outcome in patients newly diagnosed with pulmonary tuberculosis
S E T T ING: Smoking is reported to be associated with tuberculosis (TB), but its effect on sputum smear conversion remains a matter for discussion. OBJ E C T I V E : To assess the effects of smoking and smoking cessation ...