Original Articles
1. Analysis of body postures for preventing musculoskeletal disorders among tractor drivers in Iran

Hamidreza Mokarami; Haji Omid Kalteh; Ali Tajpoor

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, Pages 100-106

Abstract
  Background: Due to the high cost of advanced tractors in developing countries, their use with lower cost and technology has been further considered. Consequently, many of these machines in terms of ergonomics are in poor condition and cause musculoskeletal problems in the drivers. This study aimed to ...  Read More

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2. A Survey on Temporal Changes of Drinking Water Quality in Urban Areas Using Iran Resources Water Quality Index and Statistical Analysis: A Case Study of Shiraz, Iran, 2011-2015

Mohammad Ali Baghapour; Zohre Moeini; Yousef Kamali; Mohammad reza Shooshtarian; Mohammad Reza Zare

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, Pages 107-115

Abstract
  Background: Monitoring the water quality and analyzing its changes over time is an important aspect of sustainable management and development of water resources. The purpose of the present study was to analyze the trend of temporal variations in the quality of drinking water supplied from groundwater ...  Read More

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3. Determinants of Fertility in Rural Women of Fars Province: Actual and Ideal Fertility and Fertility Intention

Afshan Javadi; Aliyar Ahmadi; Fariba Moradi; Zohreh Balaghi; Nooshin Zarei

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, Pages 116-122

Abstract
  Background: During the last two decades, fertility has declined to replacement level in rural areas of Iran. The current study investigated the determinant factors of actual and ideal fertility, and fertility intention in rural women of Fars province.Method: This is a cross-sectional study. The sample ...  Read More

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4. Potential Roles of IT Tools in Health Media Literacy: Analyzing the Views of Digital Media Management Experts

Amir Reza Estakhrian Haghighi; Gholam Reza Oskrochi; Rogheyeh Eskrootchi; Ali Akbar Farhangi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, Pages 123-129

Abstract
  Background: In the present era, Digital Media Content has played an effective role in the formation of socio-economic and social behaviors. The aim of this research was to investigate the views of media experts in different levels of this filed on factors that affect user-media relationship in the following ...  Read More

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5. Climate Change and its Effects on Right to Health and other Related Human Rights

Ehsan Azizi; Alireza Arashpour; Leila Raisi Dezaki

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2017, Pages 130-137

Abstract
  During the last two centuries, human being has emitted huge amounts of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere, by providing energy from fossil fuels. The increasing accumulation of these gases in the atmosphere has led to "global warming" and as a result "climate change". This inauspicious phenomenon has ...  Read More

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6. 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

Abstract
  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