The relationship between mental workload and work-related musculoskeletal symptoms in different working groups in a hospital

Reza Kalantari; Zahra Zamanian; Mehrdad Kamrani; Ehsan Bakhshi; Matin Rostami; Morteza Mortazavi Mehrizi; Ebrahim Nazari far

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 67-72

  Background: Mental workloadis the operator´s mind effort, the excessive levels of which can endanger his/her health. Work-related musculoskeletal symptoms (WMSs) could be the result of a high mental workload. As the workload level depends on the task, this study aims to assess the relationship ...  Read More

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

Determination of the Static Anthropometric Characteristics of Iranian Microscope Users Via Regression Model

Toktam Balandeh; Mohsen razeghi; Zahra Zamanian

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 89-94

  Background: Anthropometry is a branch of Ergonomics that considers the measurement and description of the human body dimensions. Accordingly, equipment, environments, and workstations should be designed using user-centered design processes. Anthropometric dimensions differ considerably across gender, ...  Read More

The Prevalence of Depression and Its Associated Factors among Students at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences In 2012

Zahra Zamanian; Shahrzad Riaei; Najmeh Kaveh; Amineh Khosravani; hadi daneshmandi; Mehrab Sayadi; Mohammad Djaefar Moemenbellah-Fard

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 7-13

   Background: Depression is one of the mental disorders which have become a public health problem throughout of the world. The objective of this study was to investigate depression and to determine its correlated factors among students at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (SUMS).Methods: 358 students ...  Read More

Effects of Work Shifts and Mental Workload on Chronic Fatigue among Female Nurses in Intensive Care Units

samira mirzaei; Zahra Zamanian; Jafar Hasan Zade

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 113-118

  Background: The present study aimed to investigate the effects of work shifts and mental workload on chronic fatigue among female nurses in Intensive Care Units of selected hospitals in Shiraz. Methods: The participants in this cross-sectional study were 118 female nurses working in Intensive Care Units ...  Read More

The Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure on Serum Cortisol Level and Some Blood Parameters in Steel Industry Workers

Zahra Zamanian; Reza Rostami; Kiana Nikeghbal

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 45-49

  Background: Noise is one of the most important hazardous physical factors in industrial environments. This study aimed to determine the effects of noise exposure on serum cortisol level and some blood parameters among male workers of a steel production company.Methods: This cross-sectional study was ...  Read More

Risk Assessment of Musculoskeletal Disorders and Determination of the Associated Factors among Workers of a Dairy Products Factory

zahra zamanian; hadi daneshmandi; Hojjatolah Setoodeh; Ebrahim Nazaripoor; Abdollah Haghayegh; Saeed Shaban Sarvestani

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 134-139

  Background: Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are one of the most common causes of occupational injuries that appear in the lower back, neck and upper and lower extremities mainly. This study was conducted to assess the risk of MSDs and determine of its associated factors in workers of a dairy products ...  Read More