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Predicting Malaria Transmission Risk in Endemic Areas of Iran: A Multilevel Modeling Using Climate and Socioeconomic Indicators

Khodadad Sheikhzadeh 1 , Ali Akbar Haghdoost 1 , * , Abbas Bahrampour 1 , 2 , Ahmad Raeisi 3 , Farzaneh Zolala 1 , Farshad Farzadfar 4 , Amir Kasaeian 5 and Mahboubeh Parsaeian 4 , 6
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1 Modeling in Health Research Center, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Faculty of Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
3 Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Hematology-Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: April 2017, 19 (4); e45132
  • Published Online: February 12, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 28, 2016
  • Revised: January 14, 2017
  • Accepted: February 5, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.45132

To Cite: Sheikhzadeh K, Haghdoost A A, Bahrampour A, Raeisi A, Zolala F, et al. Predicting Malaria Transmission Risk in Endemic Areas of Iran: A Multilevel Modeling Using Climate and Socioeconomic Indicators, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2017 ; 19(4):e45132. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.45132.

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