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A Systematic Review of Studies on Blood Pressure in Iranian Pediatric Population: First Report From the Middle East and North Africa

Zahra Fallah 1 , 2 , Shirin Djalalinia 3 , 4 , 5 , Mostafa Qorbani 6 , Farshad Farzadfar 3 , 4 and Roya Kelishadi 1 , *
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1 Department of Pediatrics, Child Growth and Development Research Center, Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non-Communicable Disease, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
2 Student Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
3 Non Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Developmental Research and Technology Center, Deputy of Research and Technology, Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 2016, 26 (2); e4496
  • Published Online: March 5, 2016
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: October 28, 2015
  • Accepted: November 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.4496

To Cite: Fallah Z, Djalalinia S, Qorbani M, Farzadfar F, Kelishadi R. A Systematic Review of Studies on Blood Pressure in Iranian Pediatric Population: First Report From the Middle East and North Africa, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ; 26(2):e4496. doi: 10.5812/ijp.4496.

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