Arch Iran Med. 2020;23(10): 653-657. doi: 10.34172/aim.2020.82

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The Khuzestan Comprehensive Health Study (KCHS): Methodology and Profile of Participants

Bahman Cheraghian 1, Maryam Sharafkhah 2,3 ORCID, Zahra Mohammadi 2, Sanam Hariri 2 ORCID, Zahra Rahimi 4, Leila Danehchin 5, Yousef Paridar 6, Farhad Abolnejadian 7,8, Mohammad Noori 9, Seyed Ali Mard 10, Sareh Eghtesad 2, Amaneh Shayanrad 2, Arash Etemadi 11, Reza Ghanbari 2, Farnaz Hashemi 2, Sahar Masoudi 2, Ali Akbar Shayesteh 12, Hossein Poustchi 2 * ORCID

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1- Alvand S, Abolnezhadian F, Alatab S, Mohammadi Z, Hayati F, Noori M, Danehchin L, Paridar Y, Cheraghian B, Rahimi Z, Hariri S, Masoudi S, Mard S, Shayesteh A, Poustchi H. Prevalence of impaired renal function and determinants in the southwest of Iran. BMC Nephrol. 2021;22(1) [Crossref]
2- Akbarpour E, Paridar Y, Mohammadi Z, Mard A, Danehchin L, Abolnezhadian F, Azadpour S, Rahimi Z, Zamani M, Cheraghian B, Poustchi H, Shayesteh A. Anemia prevalence, severity, types, and correlates among adult women and men in a multiethnic Iranian population: the Khuzestan Comprehensive Health Study (KCHS). BMC Public Health. 2022;22(1) [Crossref]
3- Taherifard E, Mohammadi Z, Molavi Vardanjani H, Pakroo M, Emaminia M, Rahimi Z, Danehchin L, Abolnezhadian F, Malihi R, Paridar Y, Hariri S, Hashemi F, Cheraghian B, Mard A, Shayesteh A, Poustchi H. Population‐based prevalence of polypharmacy and patterns of medication use in southwestern Iran: A cross‐sectional study. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug. 2022;31(5):592 [Crossref]
4- Badiei S, Hashemi S, Masjedizadeh A, Sayyah J, Mohammadi Z, Hariri S, Hashemi F, Rahimi Z, Danehchin L, Abolnezhadian F, Malihi R, Paridar Y, Mard S, Cheraghian B, Poustchi H, Shayesteh A. Association between physical activity and serum liver aminotransferases in Southwestern Iran: A Cross-sectional study. J Res Med Sci. 2022;27(1):79 [Crossref]
5- Sadeghi F, Cheraghian B, Mohammadi Z, Sepanlou S, Masoudi S, Rahimi Z, Danehchin L, Paridar Y, Abolnezhadian F, Noori M, Mard S, Shayesteh A, Poustchi H. Impact of 2017 ACC/AHA guideline on prevalence, awareness, treatment, control, and determinants of hypertension: a population-based cross-sectional study in southwest of Iran. Popul Health Metrics. 2021;19(1) [Crossref]
6- Aryannejad A, Eghtesad S, Rahimi Z, Mohammadi Z, Malihi R, Danehchin L, Paridar Y, Abolnezhadian F, Cheraghian B, Mard A, Gholami B, Zakeri A, Tabary M, Masoudi S, Naderian M, Shayesteh A, Poustchi H. Metabolic syndrome and lifestyle-associated factors in the ethnically diverse population of Khuzestan, Iran: a cross-sectional study. J Diabetes Metab Disord. 2021;20(1):747 [Crossref]
7- Hariri S, Rahimi Z, Hashemi-Madani N, Mard S, Hashemi F, Mohammadi Z, Danehchin L, Abolnezhadian F, Valipour A, Paridar Y, Mir-Nasseri M, Khajavi A, Masoudi S, Alvand S, Cheraghian B, Shayesteh A, Khamseh M, Poustchi H. Prevalence and determinants of diabetes and prediabetes in southwestern Iran: the Khuzestan comprehensive health study (KCHS). BMC Endocr Disord. 2021;21(1) [Crossref]

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