1. in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in patients referred to Shahid Faghihi Hospital, Shiraz

Maryam Soltani; Ahmad Abdollahi; Majid Akrami; Jafar Hassanzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 173-180

  Introduction: Acute appendicitis is the major cause of abdominal pain which indicates urgent surgery. Commonly, it is diagnosed through clinical signs and symptoms and blood test. This study aimed to assess the  accuracy of acute appendicitis diagnosis through signs and symptoms, Alvarado score ...  Read More

2. Health Effects of Long-term Occupational Exposure to Whole Body Vibration: A Study on Drivers of Heavy Motor Vehicles in Iran

Masuod Neghab; Abbasali Kasaeinasab; Yadollah Yousefi; Jafar Hassanzadeh; Hamidreza Sarreshtedar; Negar Alighanbari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 76-82

  Background: Drivers of heavy motor vehicles are occupationally exposed to intense whole body vibration (WBV) for several hours per day over their working lifetime. Therefore, they are at risk of WBV-induced occupational disorders. This study aimed to investigate health effects of long-term exposure to ...  Read More