Absolute and relative educational inequalities in obesity among adults in Tehran: Findings from the Urban HEART study-2.

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The prevalence of obesity is increasing in Iran. Previous studies showed mixed results in relation to association between socioeconomic status and obesity in the country. The current study aimed to examine educational inequalities among adults in Tehran in 2011.


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  • Health Care Service and Management, Health Policy and Services and Health Economy
Original languageEnglish
JournalObesity Research and Clinical Practice
Early online date2015 May 20
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch