تالیفات

 

The prevalence of symptomatic hand osteoarthritis in Tehran: Community-oriented program for Control of Rheumatic Diseases- COPCORD

Authers: Dahaghin S, Jamshidi A.R, Tehrani Banihashemi A, Gholami J., Forouzanfar M.H, Akhlaghi M, Khabazi A.R, Noorolahzadeh E, Barghamdi M, Arabzadeh B, Davatchi F

Abstract: Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis in the world. This study presents the evidence on the prevalence of symptomatic hand osteoarthritis in urban community. To add to the evidence on the prevalence of symptomatic hand osteoarthritis in urban community. Methods: Inhabitants (age≥15 yrs) in 22 randomly selected districts (Tehran) participated in a Community-Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Diseases (COPCORD) evaluating major rheumatic disorders, including osteoarthritis. Eventually, 10, 291 inhabitants completed a Questionnaire (75% response-rate). ... سال انتشار: 2009
 

Prevalence of Behcet’s disease in Iran: a WHO-ILAR COPCORD stage I study

Authers: Fereydoun DAVATCHI،Ahmad-Reza JAMSHIDI،Arash Tehrani BANIHASHEMI،Jaleh GHOLAMI،Mohammed Hossein FOROUZANFAR،Maziar MORADI،Ma’ssoomeh AKHLAGHI،Ali-Reza KHABAZI،Amir-Hossein SALARI،Mansoor SALESSI،Mansoor KARIMIFAR،Kamal ESSALAT-MANESH،Bozorgmehr ARABZADEH،Behrang ALIPOUR،Farhad SHAHRAM

Abstract: Aim: To elucidate the prevalence of Behcet’s disease (BD) during the World Health Organization-International League of Associations for Rheumatology Community Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Disease study in Iran. The old estimate was 16 per 100,000 inhabitants, but this was just an estimation and a more precise figure was required. Materials and methods: Tehran, the capital of Iran with 1/10th of Iran’s population, was selected as the field for the COPCORD study. The population ... سال انتشار: 2007