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1. The Statistical Literacy of Health Information System Workforces in Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, 2016

Masumeh Khosravi; Masoud Karimi; Elham Bagherinezhad

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 112-115


  Background: Nowadays, the ability to understand and interpret statistical data is the basis for any decision in all societies. In the health system, people who play a role in the information system cycle could have a significant impact on decision makers in health organizations and communities. This ...  Read More

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2. Comparison of metabolic syndrome components, inflammation and oxidative stress indices in normal weight obese and normal weight women: A case- control study

Mohammad Hassan Eftekhari; Maryam Ranjbar Zahedani; Atefeh Kohansal

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 116-122


  Background: Normal Body Mass Index (BMI) = 18.5-24.9 kg/m2 and high Body Fat (BF), have been defined as Normal Weigh Obesity (NWO), which can increase the risk of Metabolic Syndrome (MetS) and cardiovascular diseases. The present study aimed to determine the association between NWO and MetS indicators, ...  Read More

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3. Removal of heavy metals from oil refinery effluent by micellar-enhanced ultrafiltration (MEUF)

Fallah Hashemi; Hassan Hashemi; Mansooreh Dehghani; Mohammad Hoseini

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 123-129


  Introduction: One of the major pollutants in the environment is heavy metals. The stability of heavy metals in the environment has created a lot of problems. Refinery effluents are one of the most important sources of heavy metals and should be treated before being discharged into the environment.   ...  Read More

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4. Evaluation of Continuous Educational Programs as Viewed by the Employees of the Great Naft Hospital

Jeyran Ostovarfar; Maral Ostovarfar; Somayeh Zare; Leila Moradi; Elham Makiabadi; Abdolrahim Asadollahi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 130-135


  Background: Continuous educational programs are one of the essential ways to promote human resources; inconsistency of the courses with individual and organizational needs may lead to organizational dissatisfaction, job performance reduction, and time and capital waste. The study aimed to evaluate the ...  Read More

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5. Medical students’ experiences of mistreatment in educational hospitals

sedigheh Ebrahimi; Vahid Reza Zarei

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 136-141


  Introduction: Mistreatment with medical students is a global phenomenon, which has been proved in several studies. The aim of this study is to investigate the extent of mistreatment that the medical students experience in educational hospitals of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. Methods: This cross-sectional ...  Read More

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6. Quality of Life in Diabetic Patients: The Predicting Role of Personal Resources

Mohammad Hossein Kaveh; Somayeh Zare; Leila Ghahremani; Mahin Nazari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 142-148


  Background: Diabetes control is highly self-care and emotional complications and mental stress play an important role in controlling blood sugar in diabetes, and these factors affect the quality of life of people with diabetes. The aim of this study was to determine the predicting role of personal resources ...  Read More

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7. The association between dental insurance coverage, socio-economic status and use of dental care in adolescents

Ali Golkari; Mehrdad Vossoughi; Mahsa Mohammadi; Arghavan Behbahanirad; Maryam Bakhtiar

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 149-154


  Background: Several items affect the use of dental services. The objective of this study was to assess the association between socio-economic status (SES) and dental insurance coverage with the use of dental services amongst Iranian adolescents aged 13-15 years old. Methods: In this cross sectional study, ...  Read More

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8. Comparison of Emotional Intelligence between Medical and Non-medical Students

Leila Bazrafkan; Farangis Torki; Tayebeh Rakhshani

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, Pages 155-160


  Introduction: Emotional intelligence is considered as one of the significant aspects of person-environment adaptation and one of the important factors of individual differences. As students of each society are the human resources and the constructors of its future, and their physical and mental health ...  Read More