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SEASONALITY PATTERN OF TUBERCULOSIS IN IRAN

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Author(s): Taghizadeh Asl R. | Mohammad K. | Majdzadeh R.

Journal: Journal of School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research
ISSN 1735-7586

Volume: 3;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 1;
Date: 2005;
Original page

Keywords: seasonality | Cosinor analysis

ABSTRACT
Awareness regarding incidence pattern of disease is an important issue for researchers. To explore seasonal pattern of TB in Iran we decided to do this study. This study have been done as an ecologic study .all notified TB cases during 1997 to 2001 have been included in this study .all data have been processed and analyzed by the Cosinor analysis method. We found 59756 registered TB cases during above mentioned years. TB in this 5 year period has seasonal pattern (amplitude=11.73% ,acrophase=13 June(85.23) , p
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