Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases in Iranian Children: The 25 × 25 Target

Toba Kazemi 1 , Fatemeh Taheri 1 and Morteza Hajihosseini 1 , *
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1 Birjand Cardio Vascular Diseases Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: February 2017, 27 (1); e5787
  • Published Online: January 18, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 23, 2016
  • Accepted: November 26, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.5787

To Cite: Kazemi T, Taheri F, Hajihosseini M. Risk Factors of Non-Communicable Diseases in Iranian Children: The 25 × 25 Target, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ; 27(1):e5787. doi: 10.5812/ijp.5787.

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