Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Determinants in HIV Patients in Mashhad, IRAN, 2018: a Prospective Study

Amin Bojdy; Mahnaz Arian; Mona Najaf Najafi; Mahdi Mottaghi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 157-162

  Introduction:Proper adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) provides good viral load suppression, while poor adherence can give rise to resistant strains and failure of the treatment. Methods: We performed a prospective cohort study from December 2017 to March 2018. Of 245 patients, 103 of them were ...  Read More

A Comparative Study of Vaginal Misoprostol Moistened with Acetic Acid and Normal Saline in Second-trimester Pregnancy Termination: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Farideh Akhlaghi; Elaham Rezaie Askarye; Mona Najaf Najafi; Zohre Khoee

Volume 6, Issue 1 , March 2019, , Pages 6-11

  Introduction: Second-trimester pregnancy termination with live fetuses is an important issue in obstetric practice since it is more challenging than first- and third-trimester pregnancy termination. The present study aimed to compare the effectiveness of vaginal misoprostol moistened with normal saline ...  Read More