Agreement between methods of retinoscopy, conventional subjective refraction and fogging subjective refraction

Atefeh Kebriaei; Asieh Ehsaei; Hadi Ostadimoghaddam; Elham Bakhtiari; Mojtaba Salamati; NEGAREH YAZDANI; Shima Mesbahi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2024, , Pages 13-17

  Purpose: to compare the refractive error measurements achieved through three distinct techniques: retinoscopy, subjective method, and the subjective fogging method. Methods: Participants included 223 young adults aged 18 to 36 years (mean age: 25.63±5.31). The refractive error of one eye was measured ...  Read More

Diagnostic Value of Neck Circumference and Sternomental Distance for Difficult Intubation in Patients Undergoing Cesarean Section

Masoomeh Tabari; Alireza Sharifian; Elham Bakhtiari; Negin Yadollahi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 17-24

  Introduction: Airway safety for difficult intubation or failure to intubate is important during anesthesia. This study assessed the airway before anesthesia, and the diagnostic value of neck circumference (NC) and sternomental distance (SMD) tests was investigated in predicting difficult tracheal intubation ...  Read More

Comparison of Verbal Explanations, Graphics, and Film Presentations for Increasing Parental Satisfaction with Lumbar Puncture Performance in Children with Febrile Seizure

Farhad Heydarian; Maryam Bagherian; Elham Bakhtiari; Elahe Heidari; Forough Rakhshanizadeh

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 70-76

  AbstractObjective: The present study aimed to determine the effect of training parents by film, poster or graphics, and verbal explanation, on the enhancement of their satisfaction with the performance of this procedure.Materials and Methods: This cross-sectional quasi-experimental study was conducted ...  Read More

Effect of Licophar Pills on the Postoperative Sore Throats in Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery with Laryngo-Pharyngeal Mask Implantation: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mohammad Alipour; Vida Jahanian; Zahra Momtaz Kaffash; Elham Bakhtiari; Abolfazl Akbari

Volume 8, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 166-170

  Introduction: The use of a laryngeal mask airway is associated with complications, such as a sore throat. This study aimed to evaluate the effect of taking the licophar pill on reducing sore throat due to laryngeal mask implantation in cataract surgery candidates. Methods: In this study, 241 patients ...  Read More

Febrile children with or without seizure: a Comparison between CBC, ESR and CRP

Elhan Bakhtiari; Farhad Heydarian; Mohammad Ali kiani; Zahra Askari; Mohammad Heidarian

Volume 7, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 100-103

  Objective: The aim of present study was evaluation and comparison of the white blood cell, erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and C reactive protein (CRP) in febrile children with or without convulsion. Methods: Three hundred sixty eight febrile children aged 6-60 months with or without convulsion ...  Read More

Investigating the correlation between serum folic acid level and febrile seizures in children: A clinical study

Farhad Heydarian; Neda Fakhr Ghasemi; Elham Bakhtiari; Hasan Golmakani; Mohammad Heidarian

Volume 7, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 95-99

  Introduction: Febrile seizure (FS) is a highly frequent presenting complaint in children. It is defined as a seizure that occurs in children between 6 to 60 months related to a fever of 38°C or more without any other explanatory causes of seizure such as evidence of central nervous system (CNS) infection ...  Read More

Effect of Diphenhydramine Gargling on Sore Throat in Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery with Laryngeal Mask Insertion

Mohsen Sabermoghaddam; Elham Bakhtiari; Mohammad Alipour

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 170-174

  Intoduction: Sore throat is a common postoperative complication in patients undergoing general anesthesia. Several factors contribute to this complication, and the airway management method plays a pivotal role in this regard. The present study aimed to assess the effect of diphenhydramine gargling on ...  Read More