Original Articles
1. Prevalence and risk factors of Low Birth Weight in Fars province, south of Iran, 2014

Alireza Mirahmadizadeh; Ali Soleimani; Fariba Moradi; Elham Hesami; Maryam Kasraeian; Hamed Delam

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 2-6

Abstract
  Background/Objective: This study was conducted to assess the prevalence of low birth weight and its risk factors in Fars province, south of Iran, 2014.Methods: In this cross-sectional study, we collected data of 3,600 neonates through multi-stage random sampling. At first, we divided the hospitals into ...  Read More

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2. Investigation of fungal bioaerosols in Shiraz composting facilities during 2017

fariba fariba abbasi; Mohammad Reaz Mohammad Reaz Samaei; hossein khodadadi; ali karimi; azadeh binaee haghighi; jamileh ekhlasi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 7-14

Abstract
  Background: Fungi are one of the pollutant emissions from the composting plants which change  in variety  during the composting process. They are predominant in stabilization stage.Methods: This study assessed the thermotolerant airborne fungi based on NIOSH 0800 on 200 ambient samples from four composting ...  Read More

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3. The Comparison of Maternal and Child Health Indicators before and after the Family Physician Program in Shiraz, from 2001 to 2012

nasrin shokrpour; Roxana sharifian; mohaddese ghanbari jahromi; Mohammad khammarnia; aziz kasani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 15-21

Abstract
  Abstract Introduction: One of the aims of the family physician program (FPP) is to improve the maternal and child health indicators. this study aimed to comparison maternal and child health indicators in Shiraz rural areas before and after implementation of FPP during 2001 to 2012.Methods: This applicable ...  Read More

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4. Developing a model of proper governance for removing interaction barriers between universities of medical sciences andindustries

shiva madahian; alireza manzari tavakoli; sanjar salajegheh; seyed morteza seyed ahmadi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 22-31

Abstract
  Background and goal: The interaction between university and industry, due to its highly constructive and positive effects on technical, economic and social changes, was traditionally at the center of policy makers’ and planners’ attention. The aim of the present study was to explain barriers and ...  Read More

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5. Diet Diversity Score may not be a Good Indicator of Healthy Diet

Masoumeh Akhlaghi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, Pages 32-37

Abstract
  Background: The close relationship between diet and disease emphasizes the need for optimal diet evaluation. The aim of this study was to compare the efficiency by which each of Healthy Eating Index (HEI)-2010, Diet Quality Index-International (DQI), Mediterranean Diet Score (MDS), and Diet Diversity ...  Read More

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6. 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

Abstract
  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