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The Prevalence and Determinants of Catastrophic Health Expenditures in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Azimeh Ghorbanian 1 , * , Arash Rashidian 2 , Kamran Bagheri Lankarani 3 and Zahra Kavosi 4
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1 Student Research Committee, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Health Policy Research Center, School of Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
4 Health Human Resources Research Center, School of Management and Information Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
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To Cite: Ghorbanian A, Rashidian A, Bagheri Lankarani K, Kavosi Z. The Prevalence and Determinants of Catastrophic Health Expenditures in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Health Scope. Online ahead of Print ;In Press(In Press):e63210. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.63210.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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