Effects of Abatacept in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and cancer risk

Saba Homapoor; Maryam Sahebari; Mandana Khodashahi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, , Pages 21-31


  Introduction: As a chronic autoimmune disease, Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) affects the joints. Studies have shown a complex and challenging link between cancer and RA. However, articles claim a significant relationship between cancer and treatment with DMARDs and biological DMARDs (e.g., Abatacept); however, ...  Read More

A comparative analysis of clinical, para-clinical, and laboratory factors in ICU and Non-ICU admitted COVID-19 patients: identifying predictive markers for ICU admission

kamila Hashemzadeh; Ali Esparham; Farnoosh Ebrahimzadeh; Konstantinos Triantafyllias; Zahra Mirfeizi; Maryam Sahebari; Mohammad Hassan J Joker; Mandana Khodashahi; Masoumeh Salari; Bita Abbasi; Delaram Omidvar; Mahtab Ghaemi; Hassan Mehrad-Majd

Volume 9, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 200-206


  Introduction: Health care systems all over the world face numerous challenges as a result of the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus that has resulted in increased mortality rates. About 40% of ICU-admitted COVID-19 patients were not severely ill at the time of admission. Thus, by using appropriate ICU ...  Read More

Vitamin E and Autoimmune Diseases: A Narrative Review

Zahra Rezaieyazdi; Maryam Sahebari; Nayyereh Saadati; Mandana Khodashahi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 42-48


  Autoimmune diseases are characterized by the attack of the immune system to normal tissues. Patients with autoimmune diseases usually have the deficiency of dietary factors  that may be related to the etiology of these conditions. Given the role of vitamin E as a physiologic stabilizer of lysosomal ...  Read More