Original article
Detection of adulteration in the type and amount of meat in meat products: a systematic review

Abdolhossein Noroozi; Arefeh Erfani Jazi; Mohammad Hashemi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 1-10


  Introduction: The aim of this study was to identify methods for detecting composition and fraud in meat foods.Methods: An extensive literature review was conducted in 2022 using the electronic databases: Web of Science, Scopus, SID, and PubMed. The search was limited to articles published in English ...  Read More

Original article
Breast Cancer Survival Rate in Mashhad, Iran: A 10-year population-based study

Hamideh Ebrahimi Gore; Ali Taghizadeh; AmirAli Moodi Ghalibaf; Ali Shamshirian; Mohammad Reza Motie

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 11-17


  Introduction: The breast cancer burden is still increasing, both in developing and developed countries. The present study was conducted to determine the survival rate of breast cancer based on tumor biological subtypes in patients referring to three referral oncology centers at Mashhad University of ...  Read More

Case report
A Case Report of Renal Tubular Acidosis Type 1 without Glomerular Disease in an Adolescent with Pediatric-onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Abdolreza Malek; Sepideh Seyedkaboli; Asma Batouri; Amir Muhammad khuban; Mahdieh Vahedi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 18-20


  Introduction: Between 50-75% of children and adolescents with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) experience kidney involvement within the first year of diagnosis. The gold standard for diagnosing renal involvement in SLE is a renal biopsy. It is uncommon for SLE to cause isolated tubular involvement ...  Read More

Systematic review
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

Original article
Enhancing Growth in Epidermolysis Bullosa: Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Interventions for Children and Adolescents

Pegah Rahbarinejad; Fatemeh Sadat Hashemi Javaheri; Mostafa Shahraki Jazinaki; Hamid Reza Kianifar; Saeedeh Talebi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 32-40


  Introduction: Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) represents a diverse set of disorders that affect the skin and mucous membranes. Ensuring proper nutrition for children and adolescents with Epidermolysis Bullosa is a vital aspect of their treatment plan. The objective of this study is to demonstrate how nutritional ...  Read More

Original article
The Association of Overweight and Obesity with Menarche Age in Girls Aged 11-15 Years in Iran; A Cross-sectional Study

Mohammad Safarian; Majid Hajifaraji; Monireh Dahri; Naseh Pahlavani; Elyas Nattagh-Eshtivani; Alireza Farsad Naeimi; Anahita Houshiar Rad

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 41-49


  Introduction: Epidemiologic studies have shown a discrepancy between overweight and puberty processes. This cross-sectional study was aimed to clarify these associations in the Iranian girl population.Methods: A total of 1300 girls aged 11-15 years were randomly selected from Mashhad, in the northeast ...  Read More

Original article
Iron Load Evaluation of Adrenal Glands and Kidneys by using MRI T2* In Iranian Thalassemia Patients

Afshan Shirkavand; Zahra Razaghi; Sharam Akhlaghpoor; Azita Azarkeivan; Mehran Karimi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 50-57


  Introduction: Multi-organ iron load is prevalent crucial side effect in thalassemic patients due to repeated transfusions, and high intestinal iron absorption. MRI T2* has demonstrated its potency as a non-invasive technique for the imaging of hemosiderosis in thalassemia. We aim to investigate the iron ...  Read More

Original article
Effect of Zinc Supplementation on Anthropometric Parameters of Male School Children

Ashraf Mohammadzadeh; Ezzat Khodashenas; Ahmad Shah Farhat; Nafiseh Pourbadakhshan; Ali Jafarzadeh Esfehani; Mehdi Sohrabi; Aradokht Vaezi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, Pages 58-62


  Introduction: Zinc has a key role in reproductive physiology, immune modulation, growth, and development. To determine the effect of zinc supplements on the anthropometry of healthy 6-yearold children.Methods: In this double-blind placebo-controlled trial was carried out on 40 children 6-7 years old. ...  Read More