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Estimation of the Number of Excess Hospitalizations Attributed to Sulfur Dioxide in Six Major Cities of Iran

Majid Kermani 1 , 2 , Sevda Fallah Jokandan 2 , Mina Aghaei 3 , 4 , * , Farshad Bahrami Asl 5 , Sima Karimzadeh 6 and Mohsen Dowlati 1
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1 Research Center for Environmental Health Technology, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Environmental Health Engineering Department, School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Center for Air Pollution Research (SAPR), Institute for Environmental Research (IER), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, IR Iran
6 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: November 01, 2016, 5 (4); e38736
  • Published Online: September 19, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 25, 2016
  • Revised: August 17, 2016
  • Accepted: August 29, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-38736

To Cite: Kermani M, Fallah Jokandan S, Aghaei M, Bahrami Asl F, Karimzadeh S, et al. Estimation of the Number of Excess Hospitalizations Attributed to Sulfur Dioxide in Six Major Cities of Iran, Health Scope. 2016 ; 5(4):e38736. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-38736.

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