NCDRC in Media
Middle East Europe Forum
The Middle East-Europe Forum with themes on water, renewable energies, Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and Urban Issues started its programs on 19 October 2018 with an Opening Ceremony in the presence of a great number of foreign and Iranian participants from the Europe and Middle East countries.
Results of research in the Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center show
Respiratory diseases with 11.32 percent, and gastric cancer with 1.38 percent, are respectively the most and least significant causes of death among the top five causes of death in Tehran, which are ischemic heart diseases, cerebrovascular diseases, hypertension, gastric cancer and respiratory diseases.
researchers of NCDRC have evaluated the role of social workers in reducing primary risk factors and controlling of diabetes and high blood pressure.
Our country has ranked first in 12 indices in the field of controlling non-communicable diseases among the countries of the region.
Says the chairman of Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences