Cancer Epidemiology
1. Common Concerns of Cancer Patients in the Time of COVID-19 Outbreak: Some Implications for Health Care Professionals

Zohreh Shahhosseini; Fatemeh Hamidi

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 30 March 2021

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2021.01

Abstract
  Dear Editor, Coronaviruses are important human and animal pathogens. In December 2019, a new virus from the coronavirus family, called coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), triggered the outbreak of pneumonia from Wuhan across China. The virus originated in bats and was transmitted to humans through ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
2. The Epidemiology of Lung Cancer in Lebanon During 2014

Rida Salman; Khairallah Amhaz; Ali Hellani; Loubna Tayara; Batoul Mourda

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 63-67

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2020.13

Abstract
  Background and aims: Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death worldwide. There are no recent data on the lung cancer prevalence in Lebanon, and the available data are based on prediction. Thus, this study aimed to determine the incidence rate of lung cancer during 2014, among patients who were ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
3. Epidemiology and trend of stomach cancer mortality in Iran

Neda Amoori; Sepideh Mahdavi; Mostafa Enayatrad

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2016, , Pages 268-275

Abstract
  Background and aims: Stomach cancer is one of the most common cancers and the second cause of deaths among cancers worldwide cancer in the world. This study aimed to estimate the rate and trend of death from stomach cancer in Iranian population between 2006 and 2010. Methods: This study was a cross-sectional ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
4. Trend of bladder cancer mortality in Iran (2006 to 2010)

Sepideh Mahdavi; Neda Amoori; Hamid Salehiniya; Zeinab Almasi; Mostafa Enayatrad

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 184-189

Abstract
  Background and aims: Bladder cancer is the most common tumor of the urinary tract and the ninth cancer in terms of incidence in both sexes in the world. Bladder cancer is the second most common cancer among men in Iran. The most important risk factors which attribute to the incidence of bladder cancer ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
5. Epidemiology and trends in mortality from liver cancer in Iran

Sepideh Mahdavi; Neda Amoori; Hamid Salehiniya; Mostafa Enayatrad

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 239-240

Abstract
  Liver cancer is the sixth most common cancer worldwide and the third leading cause of death from cancer. Liver cancer is more prevalent in countries in East Asia, Southeast Asia and the western Central Africa.1 Liver cancer rates in North America and Western Europe, less than 10 cases per hundred thousand ...  Read More

Cancer Epidemiology
6. Incidence rate of thyroid cancer in Iranian population, trend analysis from 2003 to 2009

Nastaran Hajizadeh; Mohamad Amin Pourhoseingholi; Ahmadreza Baghestani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 12-17

Abstract
  Background and aims: Thyroid cancer is the most common endocrine malignant and papillary cancer and three times more prevalent in women than men. The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence rate and trend of thyroid cancer in Iranian population. Methods: National incidence was rated by Iran ...  Read More