Research Article
16/7/2017
Kamran Ghods, Abolfazl Abdoallahpour, Mina Ahmadi, Majid Mirmohammadkhani, Ali Gohari, Alireza Emadi, Daryoush Pahlevan
There is no doubt that problems during wakefulness can affect the quality and length of sleep. Sleep disturbances can have a serious negative effect on a person’s ability, function, and overall well-being. One of the most important issues that can result in sleep disturbances is professional causes, ... read more
Research Article
15/7/2017
Shima Moshfegh, Hadi Hasanzadeh, Majid Jadidi, Majid Mirmohammadkhani, Ahmad Bitarafan-Rajabi, Ali Abedelahi, Alireza Emadi, Mitra Bokharaeian, Fatemeh Shabani, Hamed Masoumi, Danial Seifi, Tahereh Khani, Mohamad Sanchooli, Athar Ehtiati, Shima Amin, Mohammad Hosein Vali, Asghar Maziar, Sanaz Vali, Mohsen Bigdeli Pashaei
Recently, X-rays radiation hazards rise with the exposure of patients and personnel. Exposure of people to radiation in the operating rooms is an important problem to study the safety of personnel and patients. To date, few studies are accomplished to evaluate knowledge, attitude, and practice (KAP) among ... read more
Research Article
16/7/2017
Zaynab Hydarinia-Naieni, Monir Nobahar, Raheb Ghorbani
Malnutrition is a common problem, which may exacerbate gastrointestinal symptoms, reduce treatment efficiency, and deteriorate hemodynamic stability in hemodialysis (HD) patients.This study aimed to investigate nutritional status and gastrointestinal health in HD patients and to determine the association of these variables with laboratory parameters and dialysis adequacy ... read more
Research Article
15/7/2017
Morteza IsaAbadi Bozcheloei, Musa Ghazikhanloo Sani, Katayoun Sedaghat, Morteza Jarrahi, Hanieh Nejat, Mahdi Zahedi Khorasani
Few studies have evaluated the effect of Rosa damascena (R. damascena) on uterine smooth muscle contraction and dysmenorrhea; but, their ‎results were inconsistent.The aim of the study was to consider the effect of alcoholic extract of R. damascena flower on uterine smooth muscle contraction amplitude, duration, and ... read more
Research Article
10/6/2017
Sam Zarbakhsh, Mohammadhasan Tabrizi Amjad, Behpour Yousefi, Mohammadreza Aldaghi, Hamidreza Sameni
One of the important side effects in spinal cord injuries in both genders is sexual dysfunction. This study aimed at investigating histopathological changes of ovaries in the chronic phase after spinal cord injury.Animals (adult female rats) were divided to the following groups, Control (Co), Sham (Sh), and ... read more
Research Article
11/7/2017
Grace Vincent-Onabajo, Abdulbaqi Adamu
Poststroke fatigue (PSF) is a major cause of debility after stroke. This study examined socio-demographic and clinical determinants of PSF.A cross-sectional study was conducted to assess the associations between PSF and socio-demographic (age, gender, marital status, educational level, and poststroke employment status) as well as clinical (type, ... read more
Research Article
11/7/2017
Alireza Dehdashti, Semira Mehralizadeh, Zahra Mahjoubi
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders are a significant occupational problem among employees and workers. This study attempted to explore the effect of stressors in the hospital environment on nurses’ development of musculoskeletal disorders.We conducted a cross-sectional survey in a random sample of 123 hospital nurses from Semnan University of ... read more
Research Article
11/7/2017
Anelise Ineu Figueiredo, Joao Jose Cunha, Ivy Reichert Vital da Silva, Laura Luna Martins, Andreia Bard, Gustavo Reinaldo, Viviane Rostirola Elsner, Maristela Padilha de Souza
Emerging evidence point out that exercise is an epigenetic modulator and is able to alter brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) levels in different populations. However, little is known about the impact of exercise on these markers in well-trained aged individuals, making this research topic particularly relevant.Therefore, the current ... read more
Letter
11/7/2017
Saeid Komasi, Mozhgan Saeidi, Ali Soroush
Letter
13/7/2017
Marcos Edgar Fernandez-Cuadros, Luz Otilia Casique-Bocanegra

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