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Catastrophic Health Expenditure in Households with Severe Mental Disorders Patients: Evidence After Iran's Health Transformation Plan

Eshagh Barfar 1 , Abolghasem Pourreza 1 , * , Vandad Sharifi 2 , Seyed Mohammad Hadi Sobhanian 3 and Ali Akbari Sari 1
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1 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Psychiatry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Insurance, Banking and Customs Management, Kharazmi University, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: 8 (2); e79700
  • Published Online: May 1, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 25, 2018
  • Revised: August 20, 2018
  • Accepted: August 31, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.79700

To Cite: Barfar E, Pourreza A, Sharifi V, Sobhanian S M H, Akbari Sari A. Catastrophic Health Expenditure in Households with Severe Mental Disorders Patients: Evidence After Iran's Health Transformation Plan, Health Scope. Online ahead of Print ; 8(2):e79700. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.79700.

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