Iranian children health

Soheila Khazaei

Volume 11, Issue 1 , March 2024, , Pages 30-40

  This article briefly describes effective factors, the process to access health services, the success of the national and international indices, problems - challenges, concerns and worries about the health of children and system services. Then study the root causes and then paid attention to global and ...  Read More

Investigation of thyroid function and mortality predictors in patients receiving dialysis: a cross-sectional study

Nastaran Khoshhal; Ashkan Torshizian; Masoud Mohebbi; Abbas Ali Zeraraati; Ali Teimouri; Zahra Lotfi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 4-9

  Introduction: Various studies have assessed the link between the thyroid and kidney and concluded that dysfunction in one organ can disrupt the other. Thyroid dysfunction is more prevalent in individuals with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) compared to the general population. Hypothyroid ESRD patients ...  Read More

COVID-19 in Iran: Clinical, Therapeutic, and Laboratory Findings Associated with Mortality

Alireza Sedaghat; Amene Raouf-Rahmati; Katayoun Samadi; Farida Daneshvar Mozaffari; Ahmad Nemati; Benyamin Fazli

Volume 10, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 33-40

  Introduction: Currently, humankind is facing a COVID-19 pandemic that has spread worldwide. This is the first study conducted during the first phase of the COVID-19 outbreak in Mashhad, Iran, to describe the clinical, therapeutic, and laboratory findings of survivor and non-survivor patients with COVID-19.Methods: ...  Read More

Antiphospholipid antibodies and COVID-19 mortality and thrombotic events; A systematic review and meta-analysis

Reza Jafarzadeh Esfehani; Mohammad ali khalilifar; Hadi Esmaeili Gouvarchinghaleh; Gholam Hossein Alishiri; Alireza Shahriary

Volume 9, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 186-195

  Introduction:Among various proposed pathologic mechanisms during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, overproduction of autoantibodies is not widely studied. Antiphospholipid antibodies (aPLs) are target proteins that have affinity toward charged phospholipids. APLs are thought to have pro-thrombotic ...  Read More

Five years of a single burn center experience with toxic epidermal necrolysis: retrospective study of causative drugs and the clinical outcome

Alireza Sedaghat; Ali Ahmadabadi; Seyed Hassan Tavousi; Benyamin Fazli; Mahmood Khorsand; Bita Mirzaie Feyzabadi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 59-64

  Background: Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) are rare, but potentially life-threatening reactions to medications. Both conditions have significant morbidity and mortality. This study aimed to document the epidemiological features, aetiologies, treatment and clinical ...  Read More

Coronary artery disease in patients with chronic kidney disease: a brief literature review

Mostafa Dastani

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 182-186

  Cardiovascular is the major cause of death in chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease. The cardiovascular mortality rate of patients with renal impairment is evaluated to be higher than general population. Coronary artery disease seems to be an important type of cardiovascular complication ...  Read More

Clinical significance of DVM and its prevalence in pre-gestational diabetes cases versus normal pregnancies

Farideh Akhlaghi; Mahnaz Akhondzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 135-137

  Pre-gestational diabetes mellitus affects less than 1% of all pregnancies and is a significant cause of fetal morbidity and mortality. It is hypothesized that impaired placental function, in the form of abnormal placental weight and/or abnormal placental histology, may be responsible for this event in ...  Read More