1. A Cross-Sectional Survey on the Awareness of Pesticide Labels and Pesticide Safety Pictograms among Paddy Farming In South India

vijay kautilya; shruti Hegde; Prithika Chendrashekaran; Khatija begum

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, Pages 158-166

  AbstractBackground: Hazardous pesticides continue to be used in thefarming industry purely because of economic reasons. Farmersneed to understand this risk. Pesticide labels and pictograms wereenforced to propagate this risk information to the farmers in asimple way. However, their effectiveness has ...  Read More

2. Adequate and Ever Use of Prenatal Care in Fars Province 2000-2010

Aliyar Ahmadi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, Pages 167-173

  AbstractBackground: Prenatal care consists of a series of clinical visitsand services offered to pregnant women throughout the antepartumperiod. Despite advances in the extent of prenatal careuse in Iran, some women still avoid using these services. It is,therefore, very important to investigate the ...  Read More

3. Prediction of Self-actualization Based on Personality Traits and Self-Awareness among Gifted Students

Madineh Rafatpanah; Diba Seif; Mousa Khosravani; shahla alborzi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, Pages 174-180

  AbstractBackground: Gifted individuals have exclusive personalitytraits and need various experiences to achieve more informationabout themselves and their ability into developmental process fromgiftedness to talent. Also, they can increase mental experiencesand obtain greater self- actualization with ...  Read More

4. Both Low and Upper Normal Levels of 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D Relates to Risk Factors of Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular Diseases

Masoumeh Akhlaghi; Majid Kamali; Farideh Dastsouz

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, Pages 181-188

  AbstractBackground: Vitamin D deficiency is implicated in a wide rangeof pathological situations including cardiovascular diseases.This study aimed to investigate the association between serum25-hydroxy vitamin D (25(OH)D) and risk factors of metabolicsyndrome and cardiovascular diseases.Methods: The ...  Read More

5. Comparison of Perfectionism in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease and Normal Subjects: A Case - Control Study

Mohammad Esmaeili; Fahimeh Dehghani; Zahra Chabokinezhad

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, Pages 189-193

  AbstractBackground: Studies have shown that some personalcharacteristics such as perfectionism are associated withcardiovascular diseases. Hence, this study was designed withthe aim of doing a comparative evaluation of perfectionism incoronary heart disease patients and healthy individuals referredto ...  Read More

6. 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

7. 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