Socioeconomic Inequality of Non-Communicable Risk Factors among People Living in Kurdistan Province, Islamic Republic of Iran

@inproceedings{Moradi2013SocioeconomicIO,
  title={Socioeconomic Inequality of Non-Communicable Risk Factors among People Living in Kurdistan Province, Islamic Republic of Iran},
  author={Ghobad Moradi and Kazem Mohammad and Reza Majdzadeh and Hossein Malekafzali Ardakani and Kourosh Holakouie Naieni},
  booktitle={International journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND The most fundamental way to decrease the burden of noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) is to identify and control their related risk factors. The goal of this study is to determine socioeconomic inequalities in risk factors for NCDs using concentration index based on Non-Communicable Disease Surveillance Survey (NCDSS) data in Kurdistan province, Islamic Republic of Iran in 2005 and 2009. METHODS The required data for this study are taken from two NCDSSs in Kurdistan province in 2005… CONTINUE READING