Cover Image

Communicable Diseases and Non-Communicable Diseases: Which One Is the Priority in the Health Policies?

Saghar Vadjdi, Mojtaba Farjam

 

 

Communicable Diseases; Health Policies; Infection Diseases

Askarian M, Mansour Ghanaie R, Karimi A, Habibzadeh F. Infectious diseases in Iran: a bird's eye view. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2012;18(11):1081-8.

Boutayeb A. The double burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases in developing countries. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2006;100(3):191-9.

Moghadam MN, Sadeghi V, Parva S. Weaknesses and challenges of primary healthcare system in Iran: a review. Int J Health Plann Manage. 2012;27(2):e121-31.

Farjam M, Bahrami H, Bahramali E, Jamshidi J, Askari A, Zakeri H, et al. A cohort study protocol to analyze the predisposing factors to common chronic non-communicable diseases in rural areas: Fasa Cohort Study. BMC Public Health. 2016;16(1):1090.

Naghavi M, Shahraz S, Sepanlou SG, Dicker D, Naghavi P, Pourmalek F, et al. Health transition in Iran toward chronic diseases based on results of Global Burden of Disease 2010. Arch Iran Med. 2014;17(5):321-35.

Ménard J. A vaccine for hypertension. J Hypertens. 2007;25(1):41-6.

Farjam M, Zhang GX, Ciric B, Rostami A. Emerging immunopharmacological targets in multiple sclerosis. J Neurol Sci. 2015;358(1-2):22-30.

McKee SJ, Bergot AS, Leggatt GR. Recent progress in vaccination against human papillomavirus‐mediated cervical cancer. Rev Med Virol. 2015;25(S1):54-71.

Ostovar A, Nabipour I, Larijani B, Heshmat R, Darabi H, Vahdat K, et al. Bushehr Elderly Health (BEH) Programme, phase I (cardiovascular system). BMJ open. 2015;5(12):e009597.

Ghasemian A, Ataie-Jafari A, Khatibzadeh S, Mirarefin M, Jafari L, Nejatinamini S, et al. National and sub-national burden of chronic diseases attributable to lifestyle risk factors in Iran 1990 - 2013; study protocol. Arch Iran Med. 2014;17(3):146-58.

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.