126. Epidemiologic Study of Suicidal Attempt Cases in Fars Province, South of Iran, 2010-2011

Mojtaba Naghshvarian; Mohammad Hossien Kaveh; Maryam hesampour; fariba Rezaee; Ali Reza Mirahmadizadeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 32-39

  AbstractBackground: The reduction of suicidal attempts as one of the most important goals is improvement of societies’ health status. The present study aimed to assess the epidemiologic aspects of suicide cases in Fars province in 2010-2011.Methods: A total of 9714 suicide cases in Fars province, south ...  Read More

127. Determination of the Static Anthropometric Characteristics of Iranian Microscope Users Via Regression Model

Toktam Balandeh; Mohsen razeghi; Zahra Zamanian

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 89-94

  Background: Anthropometry is a branch of Ergonomics that considers the measurement and description of the human body dimensions. Accordingly, equipment, environments, and workstations should be designed using user-centered design processes. Anthropometric dimensions differ considerably across gender, ...  Read More

128. People’s Attitudes Towards the Quality of Physician-Patient Interactions in Primary Health Care Units in Fars Province

Leila Bazrafkan; Sedigheh Ebrahimi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 137-141

  Background: Changes in expectations and requirements of the end users of medical education “community members” and evolution in health services necessitate some changes in the medical education curriculum. To achieve this reform in curricula, obtaining insight into the health care needs of community ...  Read More

129. Antimicrobial Resistance Pattern in Escherichia coli Isolates Obtained from a Specialized Women and Children Hospital in Shiraz, Iran: A Prevalence Study

Mahtab Hadadi; Yalda Malekzadegan; Hamid Heidari; Hadi Sedigh Ebrahim-Saraie; Mohammad Motamedifar

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 194-198

  AbstractBackground: Escherichia coli, known as a clinically significantbacteria, can cause a wide range of infections, including urinarytract infections (UTIs), blood stream infections (BSIs), andcan frequently be isolated from various clinical specimens.Evaluation of antimicrobial resistant pattern ...  Read More

130. A survey of the safety conditions of student housings: A case study in a type one university in Shiraz, Iran

Mehdi Jahangiri; Korosh Azizi; Parvaneh yekzamani; Seyedeh Fatemeh Ahmadi; Bahare Mahmoudabadi; Fariborz Behbood; Mahdieh Delikhoon

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 38-42

  Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the extent of implementation of safety measures in 14 student housings in one of the largest universities in Fars province, Shiraz, Iran.Method: A cross-sectional study was conducted in 14 student housings of one of the largest universities, located in Shiraz, ...  Read More

131. Health Risks Assessment of Criteria Air Pollutants on Shiraz Residents Using AirQ and GAM models during 2012-2013

abooalfazl azhdarpoor; Aezam Mohammadi Mohammadi; Abbas Shahsavani

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 79-85

  Background:Air pollutants have harmful impacts on human health and aggravation of diseases and mortality. This study was conducted to investigate the impact of PM10, NO2, SO2, and O3 on cardiovascular and respiratory mortality and hospital admissions in Shiraz during 2012-2013.Methods: The health impact ...  Read More

132. Safety Attitude and its associated factors among workers in Micro- and Small-Scale Enterprises (MSSEs) in Shiraz

Mehdi Jahangiri; Anahita Fakherpour; Sepideh Monsef; Mohadeseh Nezam

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 138-143

  Background: Individual factors play an important role in the safety performance of small and medium-sized enterprises that might have physical, mental or psychological nature. Some of these factors are related to the subjects’ personality and unchangeable; however, others are related to motivation ...  Read More

133. Correlation between Mental Health and Premenstrual Syndrome in Students of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Marzieh Akbarzadeh; Naval Heydari; Malihe Abootalebi; Fatemeh Ghodrati

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 176-179

  Background: Premenstrual syndrome is considered as one of the most common psychiatric disorders that greatly disrupts women's life.Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the correlation between mental health and premenstrual syndrome among female students of Shiraz University of Medical ...  Read More

134. Parent-adolescent conflict and general health of 14-year-old adolescents in Behbahan, Iran

Mohammad Hossein Kaveh; Fatemeh Shirdel; Abdolrahim Asadollahi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 36-39

  Evidence suggests that the quality of family relationships is associated with family members’ general health. Given of the scanty studies on adolescents, especially in Iran, this study aimed to determine the association between parent-adolescent conflict and adolescents’ general health. ...  Read More

135. Using modified Montmorillonite by Methylene Blue for removing Brilliant Red from textile wastewater

Elham Asrari; Esmail Izadi Navan

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 89-97

  Background: The presence of quantities of dye chemicals in the textile industry effluent is clearly visible and harmful environmental impacts caused by chemical compounds are also as a noticeable challenge. Regarding this issue, control of the pollution has been considered. Methods: In this study, an ...  Read More

136. Quality of Life in Diabetic Patients: The Predicting Role of Personal Resources

Mohammad Hossein Kaveh; Somayeh Zare; Leila Ghahremani; Mahin Nazari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 142-148

  Background: Diabetes control is highly self-care and emotional complications and mental stress play an important role in controlling blood sugar in diabetes, and these factors affect the quality of life of people with diabetes. The aim of this study was to determine the predicting role of personal resources ...  Read More

137. Interaction effects of sewage sludge and its biochar on anthracene biological degradation in a Pb polluted soil under sunflower cultivation

Amir Hossein Baghaie; Mohammad Fereydoni

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 198-206

    Background: This descriptive study was conducted to evaluate the interaction effects of sewage sludge and its biochar on anthracene biological degradation in a Pb polluted soil under sunflower cultivation   Methods: Treatments consisted of applying three rates of anthracene (0, 12.5 ...  Read More

138. An investigation of work-related accidents and its effects on the costs of Social Security Organization over the period of 2012-2016

Ali Sabz Tajari; Iravan Masoudi Asl; Somaye Hessam

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 36-39

  Background: Millions of people around the world suffer from occupational accidents each year, many of whom become disabled or die. The purpose of this research was to study work-related accidents and its effects on the costs incurred by Social Security Organization (SSO) of Iran during the years 2012-2016. ...  Read More

139. Carbamate Insecticides Resistance Monitoring of Adult Male German Cockroaches, Blattella germanica (L.), in Southern Iran

Mohammad Djaefar Moemenbellah-Fard; Mohammad Reza Fakoorziba; Kourosh Azizi; Mohsen Mohebbi-Nodezh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2013, , Pages 41-47

  Background: The German cockroach, Blattella germanica L. (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae), has become resistant to many insecticides due to control failures in hospital and student dormitory settings of southern Iran. Objective: This study was thus designed to detect and monitor carbamate resistance in two ...  Read More

140. Screening Type 2 Diabetes: A Clinical Guide for Family Physicians

seyed esmaeil Managheb; Mesbah Shams; Mahmood Soveid; Mohamad Hadi Imanieh; Mohsen Moghadami

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 125-127

  Health care system is organized to achieve more efficiency as well as developing public equity and providing access to the first, second and third levels of services. Family physician is in the first line of the health care system; in other words, family physician is the health system’s goalkeeper. ...  Read More

141. Clinical Guide for Family Physicians to Manage Type 2 Diabetes

Seyed Esmaeil Managheb; Mesbah Shams; Mahmood Soveid; Mohamad Hadi Imanieh; Mohsen Moghadami

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 165-166

  Compiling clinical guidelines is one of the requirements of family physician plan and classification of health care services.1 The high prevalence of type 2 diabetes can easily be seen in general practice so that 2.5% of referrals to general practitioners are due to diabetes. More than half of the patients ...  Read More

142. An Inverse Association between Mediterranean- Like Dietary Pattern and Blood Pressure in Male, But Not Female, Adults in Shiraz

Farideh Dastsouz; Majid Kamali; Fatemeh Sadeghi; Sasan Amanat; Masoumeh Akhlaghi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 40-49

   AbstractBackground: Dietary pattern is an effective way of studying the effect of diet on diseases. We investigated the association between dietary patterns and blood pressure (BP) in adults aged 20-50 years.Methods: In a cross-sectional design, 418 individuals were selected through stratified multistage ...  Read More

143. Surveillance of Zoonotic Diseases in Marvdasht city, Fars Province

Mehdi Nejat; Mohammad Fararouei; Hamid Reza Tabatabaie; Parvin Afsar Kazerooni; Mohsen Akbarpoor; Roksana Estakhrian Haghighi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 95-102

  Background: Complete and fast diagnosis, registry and treatment programs are the main effective strategies for controlling infectious diseases. In addition, an organized and extended infectious disease surveillance system is crucial in designing and monitoring communicable diseases control programs. ...  Read More

144. A New Empirical Model to Estimate Landfill Gas Pollution

Hamidreza Kamalan

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 142-148

   Background: Landfills are the most important producers of methane as human source. So, prediction of landfill gas generation is by far the most important concern of scientists, decision makers, and landfill owners as well as health authorities. Almost all the currently used models are based on Monod ...  Read More

145. Relaxation Therapy on Fetal Outcomes in Complicated Pregnancies Suffering Sleep Disorders: A Randomized Clinical Trial

azar nematollahi; Farideh Vaziri; Nasrin Asadi; Mona Doracvandi; Mehrab Sayadi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 199-204

  AbstractBackground: Sleep disorders like snoring, mouth breathing, andinsomnia are frequent in pregnancy and studies have shown thatpoor sleep is linked to obstetric complications. Muscle relaxationtechnique is an effective method used for improving sleepquality. The purpose of this study was to determine ...  Read More

146. An index developed for the assessment of occupational health and safety at workplace: A field study in a heavy automotive industry in the northwest of Iran

Amin Jafari; Alireza Choobineh; Mehdi Jahangiri; Sareh Keshavarzi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 86-93

  Background: Most workers are exposed to a variety of hazards in their workplace. Devising a comprehensive checklist and developing an index for Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) assessment could be useful. This study was conducted in a heavy automotive company with the aim of developing and validating ...  Read More

147. Application of Seemingly Unrelated Regression (SUR) in Determination of Risk Factors of Fatigue and General Health among the Employees of Petrochemical Companies

Shahla Heidari; Sareh Keshavarz; Alireza Mirahmadizadeh

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 180-187

  AbstractBackground: In this cross-sectional study, 501 employees of petrochemical companies were selected by simple sampling method.Methods: Data were collected using Swedish Occupational Fatigue Inventory (SOFI-20), Occupational Fatigue/Exhaustion Recovery (OFER-15), and General Health Questionnaire ...  Read More

148. A Survey of Knowledge, Attitude and Performance of People of Fasa on Segregation of Household Solid Wastes, Fasa, Iran, 2017

Mansour Kashfi; Mostafa Eslahi; Tayebeh Rakhshani; Hasan Hashemi; Pejhman Baqeri; Mehdi Sharafi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 40-45

  Introduction: Environmental health is definitely one of the issues and challenges considered by human societies on the eve of the third millennium. Therefore, the present study was conducted to determine the knowledge, attitude and performance of the people of Fasa on segregation of municipal solid wastes ...  Read More

149. Time series analysis on the appropriate time for malaria residual spraying based on Anopheles abundance, temperature, and precipitation between 2009 - 2016 in Kazerun, south of Iran.

Mojtaba Norouzi; Haleh Ghaem; Hamid Reza Tabatabaee; Malihe Abdollahi; Mohammad Afkar; Fatemeh Rahmani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 98-104

  Background: Malaria is one of the most important vector-borne diseases, a major health problem, and a serious cause of mortality around the world. Indoor Residual Spraying (IRS) together with insecticide-treated nets is among the primary methods used for controlling and reducing the burden of malaria. ...  Read More

150. The association between dental insurance coverage, socio-economic status and use of dental care in adolescents

Ali Golkari; Mehrdad Vossoughi; Mahsa Mohammadi; Arghavan Behbahanirad; Maryam Bakhtiar

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 149-154

  Background: Several items affect the use of dental services. The objective of this study was to assess the association between socio-economic status (SES) and dental insurance coverage with the use of dental services amongst Iranian adolescents aged 13-15 years old. Methods: In this cross sectional study, ...  Read More