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Relation Between the Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus and Human Development Index: A Global Ecological Study

Salman Khazaei 1 , Shahab Rezaeian 2 , Somayeh Khazaei 3 and Shahrzad Nematollahi 4 , *
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1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
2 Kurdistan Research Center for Social Determinants of Health, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, IR Iran
3 Department of Operating Room, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, IR Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: May 2017, 6 (2); e40212
  • Published Online: September 28, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2016
  • Revised: August 28, 2016
  • Accepted: September 17, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.40212

To Cite: Khazaei S, Rezaeian S, Khazaei S, Nematollahi S. Relation Between the Prevalence of Diabetes Mellitus and Human Development Index: A Global Ecological Study, Health Scope. 2017 ; 6(2):e40212. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.40212.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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