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Measuring Financial Protection in Hospitalized Patients after the Health Sector Evolution Plan in Iran

Soheyla Reshadat 1 , Farid Najafi 2 , Behzad Karami-Matin 3 , Moslem Soofi 4 , * , Eshagh Barfar 5 , Nader Rajabi-Gilan 6 and Seyed-Ramin Ghasemi 7
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1 Associate Professor of Pediatrician, Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
2 Professor of Epidemiology, Research Center for Environmental Determinants of Health, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
3 Associate Professor of Health Management, Research Center for Environmental Determinants of Health, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
4 PhD Student of Health Economics, Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
5 PhD Student of Health Economics, Health Promotion Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
6 M.Sc. of Social Research, Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
7 M.Sc. of Social Welfare, Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: November 2017, 6 (4); e63163
  • Published Online: November 6, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 8, 2016
  • Revised: January 7, 2017
  • Accepted: February 23, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.63163

To Cite: Reshadat S, Najafi F, Karami-Matin B, Soofi M, Barfar E, et al. Measuring Financial Protection in Hospitalized Patients after the Health Sector Evolution Plan in Iran, Health Scope. 2017 ;6(4):e63163. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.63163.

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