The Difference between the Population Attributable Risk (PAR) and the Potentioal Impact Fraction (PIF)

  • Maryam ASKARI Mail Yazd Cardiovascular Research Center, Afshar Hospital, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical sciences, Yazd, Iran
  • Seyedeh Mahdieh NAMAYANDEH Yazd Cardiovascular Research Center, Afshar Hospital, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical sciences, Yazd, Iran

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Published
2020-10-01
How to Cite
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ASKARI M, NAMAYANDEH SM. The Difference between the Population Attributable Risk (PAR) and the Potentioal Impact Fraction (PIF). Iran J Public Health. 49(10):2018-2019.
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Letter to the Editor