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Prevalence of Road Traffic Accidents in Iran: A Systematic Review, GIS and Meta-Analysis

Alireza Najimi-Varzaneh 1 and Mohammad Gholami Fesharaki 1 , *
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1 Biostatistics Department, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
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  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: October 2018, 20 (10); e83852
  • Published Online: October 21, 2018
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: September 2, 2018
  • Accepted: September 6, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.83852

To Cite: Najimi-Varzaneh A, Gholami Fesharaki M. Prevalence of Road Traffic Accidents in Iran: A Systematic Review, GIS and Meta-Analysis, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(10):e83852. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.83852.

Abstract
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1. Context
2. Objectives
3. Evidence Acquisition
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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