76. Optimization of the Parameters Affecting the Fenton Process for Decolorization of Reactive Red 198 (RR-198) from the Aqueous Phase

Mansooreh Dehghani; Mahshid Ghadami; Talat Gholami; Marzieh Ansari Shiri; Zahra Elhameyan; Mohammad Reza Javaheri; narges shamsedini; Samaneh Shahsavani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 139-145

  Background: Recently, there has been a great concern about the consumption of dyes because of their toxicity, mutagenicity, carcinogenicity, and persistence in the aquatic environment. Reactive dyes are widely used in textile industry. Advanced oxidation processes are one of the cost-effective methods ...  Read More

77. Job Satisfaction of Dietetic Practitioners in Fars Province, Southern Iran, 2012

Afsane Ahmadi; maryam ranjbar zahedani; Mahsa Moazen; Mohammad Hassan Eftekhari; Sareh Keshavarzi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 145-150

  Background: Job satisfaction is an emotional and positive feeling which results from job assessment or experiences. It is always considered as a problem in some organizations. Despite the important role of nutrition therapy in patients care, dietitians’ job satisfaction is less taken into account. ...  Read More

78. Human Reliability Assessment in Critical Operations of Blast Furnace Steering in an Iron Melting Industry

Reza Kazemi; Hematoola Bahredar; Sajad Mousavi; Amin Norozi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 158-163

  AbstractBackground: Human errors play a crucial role in the incidence of industrial accidents. Hence, human reliability assessment (HRA) is essential as the most significant element of the system. The present study was conducted aiming at assessing human reliability in steering a blast furnace in an ...  Read More

79. 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

80. 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

81. validation of the NEECHAM confusion scale for intensive care delirium assessment

Hossein Ashtarian; Nasrin Mehrabi; Mohammad-Rafi Bazrafshan; Mahmoud Rahmati

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 178-182


  Introduction: Delirium measurement instruments should be highly sensitive, and their instruction for the users should also be short-term and straightforward. The objective of the present study was to investigate the validation of the NEECHAM confusion scalein predicting the delirium of ICU patients in ...  Read More

82. Malnutrition Frequency and Its Family-Related Factors among Infants in Yasuj City in Iran, 2011

Masoumeh Akhlaghi; Zeinab Sadri; Hamid Reza Tabatabaee

Volume 1, Issue 1 , July 2013, , Pages 19-26

  Background: Malnutrition is one of the most common hazards which compromise children’s health. Previous studies have reported high rates of malnutrition in Kohkilouyeh and Boyer Ahmad. Objective: This study was conducted to evaluate the frequency of child malnutrition in Yasuj and to explore the association ...  Read More

83. Correlation between Dietary Glycemic Index and Blood Lipids Abnormality as a Main Risk Factor of Atherosclerosis in Healthy Women from Ahvaz

Farideh Shishebor; zahra shamekhi; Majid Karandish; Mahmood Latifi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 22-26

   AbstractBackground: Atherosclerosis and subsequent coronary artery disease is the leading cause of death in Iranian population. High serum lipid levels, especially the elevated level of low-density lipoprotein (LDL), have been shown to be strongly related to the development of atherosclerosis. The ...  Read More

84. 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

  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

85. Evaluation of Carcinogenic and Non-Carcinogenic Risk of Heavy Metals Due to the Consumption of Vegetables Produced in the Greenhouse of Markazi Province

Kourosh Mokhtari; Hossein Mazaheri; Amir Hossein Baghaie; Ali Hassani Joshaghani

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 22-30


  Background: High concentration of heavy metals and NO 3 in vegetables may pose serious health risks to humans. Therefore, this research was done to evaluate the carcinogenic and non- carcinogenic risk of heavy metals and NO 3 due to the consumption of most important greenhouse vegetables produced in ...  Read More

86. Removal of Malachite Green Dye from Industrial Wastewater by Using Concrete Modified with Rubber Powder

Elham Asrari; Negar Daneshi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 22-27


  Background: In recent years, the need for new methods of water treatment on an industrial scale in order to compensate the shortage of water resources has become imperative. Among different methods, the use of adsorption in order to remove aqueous contaminates, including synthetic dyes, has been so effective. ...  Read More

87. Epidemiological Study of the Brucellosis in Iran, Andimeshk, 2001-2016

Mansour Kashfi; Nahid Hatamian; Tayebeh Rakhshani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 23-28

  Introduction: Despite the provision of health care in Iran, brucellosis is still an endemic disease, so this study was carried out to determine the epidemiology of brucellosis in Andimeshk city during 2001-2016. Materials and Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted on patients with brucellosis, ...  Read More

88. Assessment of Birth Weight and Its Related Factors among Infants Born in the Hospitals of Ahwaz Jondishapour University

Shiva Faghih; ehsan hejazi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 26-29

  Background: Given the importance of birth weight and the effects of anthropometric indices and socioeconomic status on it, this study was conducted to assess birth weight and its related factors among infants born in the hospitals of Ahwaz Jondishapour University. Methods: This cross-sectional study ...  Read More

89. The Effect of Educational Intervention Based on the Theory of Planned Behavior on Degree of Optimism among Male High School Students

Alireza jafari Baghkheirati; Leila Ghahremani; Mohammad Hossein Kaveh; Sareh keshavarzi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 27-35

  Background: When people maintain positive attitudes during life, their beliefs orientation will be highly beneficial to their health. In other words, those who have optimistic expectations report better physical health which is the result of their better psychological compatibility. The present study ...  Read More

90. Comparison of Job Stress Dimensions in Iranian Nurses with Those from other Countries Based on the Demand-Control-Support Model

Mostafa Barzideh; Alireza Choobineh; Hamidreza Tabatabaee

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2014, , Pages 66-71

  Background: Evidence shows that job stress potentially has adverse effect on individuals’ health and organizational productivity. It has, therefore, become an important issue in the occupational health context. The aims of this study were to investigate job stress dimensions among nurses of Shiraz ...  Read More

91. Patients’ satisfaction with service quality of a public hospital: An evaluation study (SERVQUAL model)

mahnaz Razmjoee; mahnaz yadollahi; narges shamsedini

Volume 5, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 66-71

  Background : Implementing the healthcare reform plan in our country has forced the medical centres to pay more attention to the patients’ rights and their satisfaction. The aim of this study was to evaluate the patient's satisfaction levels and the gap between their expectations and perceptions in ...  Read More

92. The Prevalence of Endemic Goiter and Its Relationship to Urine Iodine in Primary School Age Children in Khoramabad

mahnaz mardani; Fateme gholaami; pouria rezapour; farzad ebrahimzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 71-75

  Backgrounds: Iodine deficiency disorder is a major public health problem in areas where there is a lack of iodine in drinking water, soil, and food. This study was carried out to assess the prevalence of goiter among school children in the age group of 6-10 years in Khorramabad city. Also, the level ...  Read More

93. Simultaneous removal fluoride and nitrate from water in a batch reactor using Al and Fe anodes and Cu, Steel and Graphite cathodes.

Mohammad Reza Samaei; Razieh Ashoori; Abooalfazl Azhdarpoor; Saeed Yousefinejad

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 72-79


  Background: Simultaneous existence of excessive amounts of fluoride and nitrate in drinking water can cause health problems for humans. In this study, simultaneous removal of fluoride and nitrate from aqueous solutions was investigated using a combination of electroreduction and electrocoagulation processes ...  Read More

94. Investigation of Voice Disorder Symptoms and their Effects on the Job Performance of Elementary School Teachers

Vahid Gharibi; Nafiseh Nasouhi; Mahshid Badrian; Mahdieh Nikoo; Mehdi Jahangiri

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 73-79


  Background: Teachers are prone to Voice Disorder (VD). The present study aims to investigate the onset of VD symptoms and their effects on the job performance of the elementary school teachers. Methods: This cross-sectional, descriptive-analytical study was conducted on 121 male and female elementary ...  Read More

95. 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

96. The Impact of Education on Smoking Refrain Based on the Theory of Planned Behavior on Shiraz High School Students’ Attitudes

Mahin Nazari; Mohammad Reza Hosseini; Mohammad Hossein Kaveh

Volume 1, Issue 2 , October 2013, , Pages 83-88

  Background: Smoking is one of the preventable causes of diseases as well as early deaths all around the world. In addition, conducting educational interventions plays a major role in preventing adolescents from smoking. Therefore, the present study aimed to investigate the effect of educational intervention ...  Read More

97. Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure on Hearing Status, Blood Lipid and Hypertension Levels in Workers of a Fireclay Mine

Masoud Neghab; Hamid Karimi; Sayed Hamidreza Tabatabaee; Esmaeel Soleimani; Abas Ali Kasaeinasab

Volume 2, Issue 3 , July 2014, , Pages 107-112

  Background: Noise is one of the most pervasive hazards in industrial settings. This retrospective study was carried out to assess the effects of noise exposure on hearing status, blood lipids and blood pressure of employees of a local fireclay mine.Methods: Two hundred and forty male workers were studied. ...  Read More

98. A 23-Year Analysis of Dependency Ratio in Rural Population in Fars Province during 1990-2012: A Trend Analysis Study

Alireza Mirahmadizadeh; Mitra Rahimi Haghighi; Pegah Shoa Hagighi; Abdolrasool Hemmati; Mohsen Moghadami

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 107-112

  Background: The dependency ratio (DR) is defined as the ratio of the non-working population to the economically active population. Dependency ratio is calculated by the sum of population under fifteen years and over 65 years divided by 15-64 year old population. The interpretation of DR variation gives ...  Read More

99. Isolation of Atrazine Degrading Bacteria in Semi-Salinity Medium

Marziyeh Ansari Shiri; mansooreh dehghani; Mohammad Reza Samaei

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 121-128

  Background: Atrazine is a widely used herbicide. The increasing salinity of many water resources has had a negative effect on atrazine biodegradation. The aim of this study was to isolate atrazine degrading bacteria in semi-salinity media. Methods: Nine selected bacterial species were cultivated on ...  Read More

100. 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

  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