151. 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

152. 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

153. 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

154. 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

155. 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

156. 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

157. 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

158. 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

159. 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

160. 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

161. 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

162. 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

163. Assessment of anesthetist’s non-technical skills in Iranian hospitals

Milad Gholami; Zahra Zamanian; Reza Kalantari; Mehdi Hasanshahi; Esmaeil Hosseinzadeh Roknabadi; Somayeh Gheysari

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 207-211

  Background: Safe performance and patient safety are two important issues in the delivery of healthcare services. Non-technical skills are necessary for safe performance of anesthesiologists in the operating room. This study aimed to assess the anesthetists’ non-technical skills in Iranian hospitals. ...  Read More

164. Laboratory and semi-field evaluations on lethal and residual effects of temephos and pyriproxyfen insecticides to control malaria mosquito larvae, Anopheles stephensi Liston

Kourosh Azizi; Aboozar Soltani; Shokat Ali Amiri; Mohammad Reza Fakoor Ziba; Mohammad Djaefar Moemenbellah-Fard

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 40-47

  Background: The application of insecticides against vector mosquito larvae is a crucial step to control human malaria. Insecticide resistance is a major impediment to vector control strategies. The main aim of this study was to conduct laboratory and semi-field evaluations on lethal and residual effects ...  Read More

165. Comparison of the effects of individualized medical nutrition therapy and consistent carbohydrate meal-planning on glycemic control, energy, and carbohydrate and protein intake in hospitalized diabetic patients: A randomized clinical trial study

Zahra Mousavi-Shirazi-Fard; zohreh mazloom; Mohammad Jalali; Naeimehossadat Asmarian; Mohammad Hossein Dabbaghmanesh; Mahmood Panahiyan

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 94-99

  Objective: Individualized Medical Nutrition Therapy (IMNT) is recommended as a part of glycemic control in hospitalized diabetic patients. However, it is provided only for a small number of patients. This study aimed to compare the effects of IMNT and Consistent Carbohydrate Meal-Planning (CCMP) on glycemic ...  Read More

166. The Relationship between Job Motivation and Job Performance of auxiliary nurses, Shoush, Iran

Seyed Mansour Kashfi; Abdolreza Moradi; Tayebeh Rakhshani; Zahra Motlagh

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 157-162

  Background: Human resources are considered as one of the most important production resources and the basic capital of the organization. This study aimed to investigating the relationship between job motivation and job performance of auxiliary nurses under the coverage Shoush health centers.   Methods: ...  Read More

167. Removal of Methylene Blue from Aqueous Solutions by Waste Paper Derived Activated Carbon

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Babak Djahed; Mojdeh Ranjbar

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2013, , Pages 48-56

  Background and Objectives: Activated carbon is an adsorbent which is mostly employed in order to remove dye from aqueous solutions; however, commercial activated carbon is expensive and this is considered as an obstacle for its usage. Therefore, the present study aimed to use waste paper as an inexpensive ...  Read More

168. Clinical Guidance on Screening Chronic Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetic Patients for Family Physicians

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

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 167-168

  Incidence of diabetes is increasing in developing countries as well as Iran. Half of the patients are not aware of their disease so screening of diabetes is necessary. Lifestyle changes in society, high-saturated fat diet and decreased physical activity are the factors that influence the growing rate ...  Read More

169. A Proposed Algorithm of Screening and Management of Lipids in Adults for Iranian Family Physicians

Seyyed Esmaeil Managheb; Mahmood Soveid; Mohammad Kasaei

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 50-53

  Cardiovascular disease (CVD) due to atherosclerosis is the foremost cause of premature mortality and of disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) in developed and developing countries (1).  The associated mortality is  preventable through treatment of dyslipidemia (2). Over half of the first CHD events ...  Read More

170. The Relationship between the Level of Religious Attitudes and Postpartum Blues among Pregnant Women

Tahereh Mokhtaryan; Fatima Ghodrati; Marzieh Akbarzadeh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 103-104

  Postpartum blues, as a transient phenomenon of mood changes, generally begins 1 to 3 days after the child birth.1 This phenomenon is accompanied with symptoms such as unstable moods, ranging from euphoria to sadness, high sensitivity, crying for no reason, restlessness, poor concentration, anxiety, irritability, ...  Read More

171. Biological Nitrate Removal from Groundwater by Filamentous Media at Pilot Scale, 2015

Leila Keshtgar; Ali Akbar Azimi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 149-157

  Abstract Background: The compounds which contain nitrogen entering the environment can cause some problems, such as eutrophication for water resources and potential risk for human health because of methemoglobinemia and cancer. Biological techniques are effective in removing nitrate. The aim of this ...  Read More

172. Prediction of the Students’ Intention to the Consumption of Soft Drinks: Using the Extended Parallel Process Model

Masoud Karimi; Fatemeh Zare Haroftah; Mohammad Hossein Baghianimoghadam; Vali Bahrevar; Hasan Ghiyasi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 94-99

  Background: Soft drinks consumption is a major world public health concern. This study investigates the factors which influence the students’ intention to consume fewer amounts of soft drinks, using The Extended Parallel Process Model.Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted on 320 high schools ...  Read More

173. A survey of the relationship between the mental workload and cognitive failure in taxi drivers, 2017

Reza Kazemi; Safora Karimpour; Maryam Shahriyari; Seyed Noredin Hossaini

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 188-192

  Abstract Background: The mental workload and cognitive failures are among the factors affecting the human behavior, performance and efficiency, which are both effective on the human error and accidents of the drivers. This study was conducted to examine the relationship between cognitive failure and ...  Read More

174. An Epidemiology study of deaths from road traffic accidents, Iran, Ahvaz

Tayebeh Rakhshani; Mansour Kashfi; Fariba Idani; Mohammad Reza Ebrahimi; Seyyed Saeed Hashemi Nazari

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 46-51

  Introduction: Deaths from traffic accidents (RTIs) are a major public health problem in all societies, especially in the low and middle-income countries; the present study was conducted to investigate the epidemiology of fatal road traffic accidents in Ahvaz city. Methods: This is a cross-sectional study ...  Read More

175. Comparative Evaluation of Antibiotic Residues in Raw Milk Samples by ECLIPS 50 and TWINE SENSOR kits in Sepidan and Beyza, Iran

Alireza Mollaei; Maryam Hamidian Shirazi; Amir Reza Hamidian Shirazi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 105-109

  Background: The presence of antibiotic residues in milk and other livestock by products is a health hazard that can endanger the public health. Antibiotics are widely used in animal husbandry to treat bacterial infections. In this industry, antimicrobial drugs are being used for decades; as a result, ...  Read More