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Descriptive Epidemiology of Traumatic Injuries in 18890 Adults: a 5-Year-Study in a Tertiary Trauma Center in Iran

Saeed Reza Mehrpour 1 , Mohammad Hossein Nabian 1 , * , Leila Oryadi Zanjani 1 , Mohammad-Hadi Foroughmand-Araabi 2 and Reza Shahryar Kamrani 1
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1 Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Asian Journal of Sports Medicine: March 01, 2015, 6 (1); e23129
  • Published Online: March 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 28, 2014
  • Revised: November 14, 2014
  • Accepted: December 2, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/asjsm.23129

To Cite: Mehrpour S R, Nabian M H, Oryadi Zanjani L, Foroughmand-Araabi M, Shahryar Kamrani R. Descriptive Epidemiology of Traumatic Injuries in 18890 Adults: a 5-Year-Study in a Tertiary Trauma Center in Iran, Asian J Sports Med. 2015 ; 6(1):e23129. doi: 10.5812/asjsm.23129.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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