Is fetal echocardiography accurate enough for prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart diseases?

Shirin Ghiasi; Hassan Mottaghi Moghaddam Shahri; Elahe Heidari; ladan Danesh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , June 2024, , Pages 25-30

  Objectives: Prenatal detection of congenital heart disease (CHD) by using fetal echocardiography (FE) helps early diagnosis leading to prompt management and treatment. FE provides the high accurate non-invasive modality to improve the survival or life quality of CHD patients. The aim of this study was ...  Read More

Serum vitamin C levels: a comparison between febrile children with or without seizure

Forough Rakhshanizadeh; Farhad Heydarian; Elahe Heidari; Lida Jarahi; hassan kani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 130-133

  Objective: An imbalance has been reported in the oxidant-antioxidant system of infants with febrile convulsion. This study aimed to compare serum vitamin C levels between febrile children with or without seizures. Materials and Method: This multicenter case-control study was conducted on febrile infants ...  Read More

Knowledge and Attitude of Pediatricians and Pediatric Residents Regarding Child Abuse and Neglect

Forough Rakhshanizadeh; alireza khadembashi; Elahe Heidari; Negar Morovatdar; Atefeh Soltanifar

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 134-139

  Introduction:Child abuse and neglect is a public health challenge with lifelong consequences for survivors. Physicians’ knowledge regarding child abuse and neglect is essential for diagnosis, treatment, and timely referral to legal authorities. This study aimed to determine pediatric residents’ ...  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

Systemic Corticosteroids for Bronchiolitis in Children Aged Less than Two Years: A Systematic Review

Elaheh Heidari; Maryam Emadzadeh; Ezzat Khodashenas; Farideh Najm Sarvari; Hamid Ahanchian; Amin Heidari; Mahdi Mottaghi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 165-169

  Introduction: Bronchiolitis is the main cause of lower respiratory tract infection during the first year of life. This systematic review aimed to assess the effectiveness of systemic corticosteroids in the treatment of bronchiolitis in children aged less than two years during their first hospitalization.Methods: ...  Read More

A Review on Serum Level of Vitamin D in Atopic March

Zahra Amirian; Fatemeh Behmanesh; Elahe Heidari

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 111-114

  Recent studies have reported a relationship between vitamin D and atopic diseases such as asthma, allergic rhinitis, and atopic dermatitis, which is due to the recently discovered vitamin D receptors on many immune system cells. Among all atopic diseases, asthma has been studied the most in this regard. ...  Read More

Convulsion Associated with Gastroenteritis

Maryam Khalesi; Farhad Heydarian; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Shima Badzai; Elahe Heidari

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 115-117

  Convulsion with mild gastroenteritis is an afebrile seizure associated with viral gastroenteritis in a healthy child without fever, dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, meningitis, or encephalitis. Convulsion with mild gastroenteritis is more common in children aged 1 to 2 years. Usually, Convulsions ...  Read More

A Review Study on the Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease Using Fetal Echocardiography

Hassan Mottaghi; Elahe Heidari; Shirin Sadat Ghiasi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 12-15

  Congenital heart defect (CHD) is the most common type of congenital malformation in live births with a wide and variable spectrum in each population. The prevalence of this malformation is reported to be 8 cases per 1,000 live births. The CHD is also accompanied by multiple complications, such as prematurity, ...  Read More

Severe Backache followed by Lumbar Punctur

Ezzat Khodashenas; Alireza Ataei Nakhaei; Elahe Heidari

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2017, , Pages 173-175

  The purpose of this study is to report a case of severe back pain following lumbar puncture (LP), which was associated with an accidental tether cord syndrome (TCS) in MRI. The patient was a 10-year-old boy that was hospitalized in the pediatric ward for severe headache and to rule out meningitis. First, ...  Read More