International Journal of Cancer Management

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Global Inequality in the Incidence and Mortality Rates of Esophageal Cancer: A Country-Level Analysis

Salman Khazaei 1 , Mokhtar Soheylizad 2 , Yousef Veisani 3 , Shahab Rezaeian 4 , * , Azam Biderafsh 5 , Mahin Ahmadi-Pishkuhi 6 and Somayeh Khazaei 7
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1 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
2 Department of Health Education, School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
3 Psychosocial Injuries Research Center, Ilam University of Medical Sciences, Ilam, Iran
4 Research Center for Environmental Determinants of Health, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran
5 Faculty Member, Departments of Social Medicine, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
6 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, International Campus, Tehran University of Medical Sciences (IC-TUMS), Tehran, Iran
7 Department of Operating Room, Faculty of Paramedical Science, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Cancer Management: May 2018, 11 (5); e10059
  • Published Online: May 12, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 21, 2016
  • Revised: January 8, 2018
  • Accepted: February 16, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijcm.10059

To Cite: Khazaei S, Soheylizad M, Veisani Y, Rezaeian S, Biderafsh A, et al. Global Inequality in the Incidence and Mortality Rates of Esophageal Cancer: A Country-Level Analysis, Int J Cancer Manag. 2018 ; 11(5):e10059. doi: 10.5812/ijcm.10059.

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