Smoking Cessation Support in Iran: Availability, Sources & Predictors (Report)

Smoking Cessation Support in Iran: Availability, Sources & Predictors (Report)

Smoking is one of the major causes of death worldwide and the most preventable risk factor of coronary heart disease (1). Prevalence of smoking has come to a plateau or has been decreasing in most developed countries, whereas it has been increasing in many developing countries since 1990s (2). Once initiated, smoking is a very […]

Detection of Mixed Plasmodium Falciparum & P. Vivax Infections by Nested-Pcr in Pakistan, Iran & Afghanistan (Report)

Detection of Mixed Plasmodium Falciparum & P. Vivax Infections by Nested-Pcr in Pakistan, Iran & Afghanistan (Report)

The objective of the global Roll Back Malaria initiative was to reduce the malaria burden by half in 2010 compared with 2000 (1). Epidemiology of malaria varies considerably and depends on the biology of the vectors, the parasites and the human hosts and also socio-economic factors. On the other hand, the main technical interventions for […]