Shiraz E-Medical Journal

Published by: Kowsar
Crossmark

The Shiraz Adult Respiratory Disease Study, a Population-Based Survey: Rationale, Design and Methods

Seyed Masoom Masoompour 1 , Hamideh Mahdaviazad 2 , * , Seiyed Mohammad Ali Ghayumi 3 and Mehrab Sayadi 4
Authors Information
1 MD Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Pulmonologist,Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 MD, Assistant Professor of Community Medicine, Poostchi Ophtalmology research center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 MD, Professor of Internal Medicine, Pulmonologist, Department of Internal Medicine, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 PhD Student, Student Research Committee, Medicine School, Department of Biostatistics, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: April 2017, 18 (4); e60033
  • Published Online: March 7, 2017
  • Article Type: Methods Article
  • Received: February 11, 2017
  • Accepted: February 27, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/semj.44968

To Cite: Masoompour S M, Mahdaviazad H, Ghayumi S M A, Sayadi M. The Shiraz Adult Respiratory Disease Study, a Population-Based Survey: Rationale, Design and Methods, Shiraz E-Med J. 2017 ; 18(4):e60033. doi: 10.5812/semj.44968.

Abstract
Copyright © 2017, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Ait-Khaled N, Enarson D, Bousquet J. Chronic respiratory diseases in developing countries: the burden and strategies for prevention and management. Bull World Health Organ. 2001; 79(10): 971-9[PubMed]
  • 2. Chuchalin AG, Khaltaev N, Antonov NS, Galkin DV, Manakov LG, Antonini P, et al. Chronic respiratory diseases and risk factors in 12 regions of the Russian Federation. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2014; 9: 963-74[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Halldin CN, Doney BC, Hnizdo E. Changes in prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma in the US population and associated risk factors. Chron Respir Dis. 2015; 12(1): 47-60[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Varmaghani M, Farzadfar F, Sharifi F, Rashidian A, Moin M, Moradi-Lakeh M, et al. Prevalence of Asthma, COPD, and Chronic Bronchitis in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2016; 15(2): 93-104[PubMed]
  • 5. Varmaghani M, Rashidian A, Kebriaeezadeh A, Moradi-Lakeh M, Moin M, Ghasemian A, et al. National and sub-national prevalence, trend, and burden of asthma in Iran from 1990 to 2013; the study protocol. Arch Iran Med. 2014; 17(12): 804-9[PubMed]
  • 6. Tazesh B, Shaabani A, Fazlollahi MR, Entezari A, Dashti R, Pourpak Z, Moin M. Prevalence of asthma symptoms and smoking behavior among 20 - 44 years old adults in Tehran: A telephone survey. Health 2013; 5(3): 469-74[DOI]
  • 7. Sharifi H, Masjedi MR, Emami H, Ghanei M, Eslaminejad A, Radmand G, et al. Burden of obstructive lung disease study in Tehran: Prevalence and risk factors of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Lung India. 2015; 32(6): 572-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 8. Sharifi H, Masjedi MR, Emami H, Ghanei M, Buist S. Burden of obstructive lung disease study in tehran: research design and lung spirometry protocol. Int J Prev Med. 2014; 5(11): 1439-45[PubMed]
  • 9. Sharifi H, Masjedi MR, Emami H, Ghanei M, Eslaminejad A, Radmand G, et al. Interim Report from Burden of Obstructive Lung Disease (BOLD Study) in Tehran: Prevalence and Risk Factors of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Tanaffos. 2014; 13(3): 6-13[PubMed]
  • 10. Iran statistical yearbook. 2011;
  • 11. Sichletidis L, Spyratos D, Papaioannou M, Chloros D, Tsiotsios A, Tsagaraki V, et al. A combination of the IPAG questionnaire and PiKo-6(R) flow meter is a valuable screening tool for COPD in the primary care setting. Prim Care Respir J. 2011; 20(2): 184-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Variations in the prevalence of respiratory symptoms, self-reported asthma attacks, and use of asthma medication in the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS). Eur Respir J. 1996; 9(4): 687-95[PubMed]
  • 13. Vestbo J, Hurd SS, Agusti AG, Jones PW, Vogelmeier C, Anzueto A, et al. Global strategy for the diagnosis, management, and prevention of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: GOLD executive summary. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013; 187(4): 347-65[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Miller MR, Hankinson J, Brusasco V, Burgos F, Casaburi R, Coates A, et al. Standardisation of spirometry. Eur Respir J. 2005; 26(2): 319-38[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments