Doctor Shoja-ad-Din Sheikholeslamzadeh and his Achievements

Afshar, Ahmadreza and Eyvaz Ziaei, Majid and Ahmdi, Aziz (2015) Doctor Shoja-ad-Din Sheikholeslamzadeh and his Achievements. The Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery, 3 (1). pp. 3-8.

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Doctor Shoja-ad-Din Sheikholeslamzadeh (also known as Dr. Sheikh) (1931-2014) was an outstanding orthopedic surgeon. He is credited for the establishment of the Iranian Association of Rehabilitation, Shafa Yahyaian Hospital as an Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Center, the Social Welfare Organization, Iran’s emergency dispatch center (115) and many other major projects that led to the upgrading of health care services in Iran. He also served as the Minister of Social Welfare and Minister of Health and Welfare before the Islamic revolution. The history of modern health care management and modern orthopedic surgery in Iran are indebted to the great leadership and executive abilities of Dr. Sheikh

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WE Musculoskeletal system
WO Surgery
Divisions: Journals > Archives of Bone & Joint Surgery
Depositing User: abjs abjs
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2017 16:21
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2017 16:21

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