Psychological Function and Serum Vitamin D Concentration in COVID-19 Patients: A cross-sectional study

Zahra khorasanchi; Mohammad Vahedifard; Kimia Mohammadhasani; Yasamin Sharifan; Zahra Dehnavi; Ramtin Naderian; Ali Jafarzadeh Esfehani; Payam Sharifan; Reza Zare-Feyzabadi; Gordon A. Ferns; Majid Ghayour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 6-12

  Introduction: The pandemic of COVID-19 created a psychological response. So, the psychological function of COVID-19 patients is an important subject that forces us to follow up with them.Aim: Assess the correlation between vitamin D serum concentrations and psychological functions such as insomnia, stress, ...  Read More

Lipid-modifying effect of vitamin D fortified products: A systematic review and meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Maryam Emadzadeh; Seyed Mostafa Parizadeh; Reza Jafarzadeh-Esfehani; Reza Sahebi; Ramin Sadeghi; Gordon A. Ferns; Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 77-87

  Objectives: Various fortification strategies have been proposed to account to treat or prevent vitamin D deficiency. However, the optimum fortification approach, and the effect of these on health is not widely understood. There have been controversial reports regarding the effect of vitamin D fortification ...  Read More

Investigating the relationship between hypertension and regular consumption of vitamin D

Nasrin Milani; Mohamad Sajjadi-Manesh; Ehsan Mousa-Farkhani; Ali Taghipour

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 20-23

  Introduction: Hypertension (HTN) is one of the most life-threatening disorders worldwide. Although some examinations have demonstrated an incidental relationship between blood pressure and serum level of 25-hydroxyvitamin D, there have been new exchanges of views with respect to the influence of low ...  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

Effect of vitamin D supplementation on chronic liver disease: systematic literature review

Hooman Mosannen Mozaffari; Hosein Ali Abbasi; Ladan Goshayeshi; Abbas Esmaeelzadeh; Ali Bahari; Ali Mokhtarifar; Azita Ganji; Omid Ghanaei; Kambiz Akhavan Rezayat

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 14-19

  Introduction: It is long known that vitamin D deficiency was common in patients with liver disease, but little is known on the therapeutic effects of vitamin D, especially in patients with chronic liver disease. In this study, we aimed to systematically review the literatures and study the evidences ...  Read More

Risks associated with preeclampsia: possible mechanisms

Bentolhoda Sahebnasagh; Mohammad Javad Hosseinzadeh-Attar; Amrollah Sharifi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 39-44

  Findings have shown that low serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D level is a possible risk factor for incidence of preeclampsia during pregnancy. Vitamin D has important effects on multiple biological pathways, including angiogenesis. Some studies have shown that vitamin D deficiency is highly prevalent among ...  Read More

Vitamin D and respiratory disorder

Mahnaz Hushmand; Fatemeh Behmanesh; Hamid Ahanchian; Maryam Khalesi; Alireza Ataei

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 195-199

  The active form of vitamin D is synthesized in some body organs following sun exposure and dietary intake. Vitamin D exhibits its major and critical effects not only through regulation of calcium and phosphate metabolism but also by influencing on respiratory and immune system. Serum concentrations of ...  Read More

A review of the literature on the association between vitamin D status and the risk of preeclampsia

Ameneh Movahedian; Nayereh Ghomian; Samaneh Soltani; Nushin Chalakinia

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 15-18

  Complications related to pregnancy and childbirth are the leading causes of disability and death among women of reproductive age in developing countries, constituting at least 18% of the global burden of disease in this age-group. Preeclampsia is a serious, pregnancy-specific disorder that affects up ...  Read More

Vitamin D and sepsis

Morteza Hariri Ahari; Elham Pishbin

Volume 1, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 225-228

  Vitamin D receptors are located in body tissues and cells. In various physiological processes of the body the primary circulating form of vitamin D, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, will become the active form, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D, through many enzymatic. Although different functions of vitamin D has been identified, ...  Read More