Farzad Shidfar

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of simultaneous administration of vitamin C and omega-3 fatty acids on lipoproteins, apo A-I, apo B, and malondialdehyde in hyperlipidemic patients
    Farzad Shidfar
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 73:163-70. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of omega-3 fatty acid supplements on serum lipids, apolipoproteins and malondialdehyde in type 2 diabetes patients
    F Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:305-13. 2008
  3. pmc The effects of n-3 fatty acids on inflammatory cytokines in osteoporotic spinal cord injured patients: A randomized clinical trial
    Hadis Sabour
    Nutrition Department, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center, Imam Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 17:322-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The effects of tomato consumption on serum glucose, apolipoprotein B, apolipoprotein A-I, homocysteine and blood pressure in type 2 diabetic patients
    Farzad Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 62:289-94. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effects of combination of zinc and vitamin A supplementation on serum fasting blood sugar, insulin, apoprotein B and apoprotein A-I in patients with type I diabetes
    Farzad Shidfar
    School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1449614525, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 61:182-91. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of plasma and leukocyte vitamin C status between asthmatic and healthy subjects
    F Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 11:87-95. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Effects of soy bean on serum paraoxonase 1 activity and lipoproteins in hyperlipidemic postmenopausal women
    Farzad Shidfar
    School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:195-205. 2009
  8. pmc A 12-week double-blind randomized clinical trial of vitamin D₃ supplementation on body fat mass in healthy overweight and obese women
    Amin Salehpour
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutr J 11:78. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiometabolic risk factors in Iranians with spinal cord injury: analysis by injury-related variables
    Hadis Sabour
    Brain and Spinal Injury Research BASIR Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:635-42. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Does low birth weight predict hypertension and obesity in schoolchildren?
    Mitra Zarrati
    Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 63:69-76. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effects of simultaneous administration of vitamin C and omega-3 fatty acids on lipoproteins, apo A-I, apo B, and malondialdehyde in hyperlipidemic patients
    Farzad Shidfar
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 73:163-70. 2003
    ..Omega-3 fatty acids (n-3FAs) have desirable effects on serum triglyceride (TG) levels, thrombosis, and arrhythmia, but lead to increases in serum low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and apo-B as well...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of omega-3 fatty acid supplements on serum lipids, apolipoproteins and malondialdehyde in type 2 diabetes patients
    F Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:305-13. 2008
    ..01). There was a significant decrease in ApoB-100 and malondialdehyde compared to baseline values and compared to the control group. Omega-3 fatty acids had no significant effect on serum lipid levels, ApoA-I, glucose, insulin and HbA1c...
  3. pmc The effects of n-3 fatty acids on inflammatory cytokines in osteoporotic spinal cord injured patients: A randomized clinical trial
    Hadis Sabour
    Nutrition Department, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center, Imam Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 17:322-7. 2012
    ..This study documents the effects of n-3 PUFAs on cytokines in a group of patients after chronic SCI...
  4. doi request reprint The effects of tomato consumption on serum glucose, apolipoprotein B, apolipoprotein A-I, homocysteine and blood pressure in type 2 diabetic patients
    Farzad Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 62:289-94. 2011
    ..0001, P = 0.0001 and P = 0.013, respectively). In conclusion, 200 g raw tomato per day had a favored effect on blood pressure and apoA-I so it might be beneficial for reducing cardiovascular risk associated with type 2 diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Effects of combination of zinc and vitamin A supplementation on serum fasting blood sugar, insulin, apoprotein B and apoprotein A-I in patients with type I diabetes
    Farzad Shidfar
    School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 1449614525, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 61:182-91. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of plasma and leukocyte vitamin C status between asthmatic and healthy subjects
    F Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 11:87-95. 2005
    ..0% versus 0%) and leukocyte vitamin C (< 20 microg/10(8) leukocytes) was deficient in 92.0% of asthmatics versus 8.0% of controls. A significant association was observed between duration of asthma and plasma vitamin C level...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of soy bean on serum paraoxonase 1 activity and lipoproteins in hyperlipidemic postmenopausal women
    Farzad Shidfar
    School of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:195-205. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the effects of soy protein on serum concentration of lipoproteins and PON1 activity in hypercholesterolemic postmenopausal women...
  8. pmc A 12-week double-blind randomized clinical trial of vitamin D₃ supplementation on body fat mass in healthy overweight and obese women
    Amin Salehpour
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutr J 11:78. 2012
    ..We have investigated the effect of a 12-week vitamin D3 supplementation on anthropometric indices in healthy overweight and obese women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiometabolic risk factors in Iranians with spinal cord injury: analysis by injury-related variables
    Hadis Sabour
    Brain and Spinal Injury Research BASIR Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:635-42. 2013
    ..Patients with paraplegia may have increased hypertension, higher BMI, and increasing levels of serum LDL-C and TC than those with tetraplegia. Conventional risk factors for CHD should be identified and treated in individuals with SCI. ..
  10. doi request reprint Does low birth weight predict hypertension and obesity in schoolchildren?
    Mitra Zarrati
    Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ann Nutr Metab 63:69-76. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate the association between birth weight and later obesity and hypertension among 10- to 13-year-old schoolchildren...
  11. doi request reprint Calorie and macronutrients intake in people with spinal cord injuries: an analysis by sex and injury-related variables
    Hadis Sabour
    Nutrition Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutrition 28:143-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the dietary intakes in people with spinal cord injury based on sex- and injury-related variables...
  12. pmc Association of waist circumference, body mass index and conicity index with cardiovascular risk factors in postmenopausal women
    Farzad Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Cardiovasc J Afr 23:442-5. 2012
    ..For assessing the association between CI and cardiovascular risk factors, future studies with larger sample sizes are recommended...
  13. doi request reprint Vitamin D3 and the risk of CVD in overweight and obese women: a randomised controlled trial
    Amin Salehpour
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, No 52, Alvand Street, Arjantin Square, Tehran, Iran
    Br J Nutr 108:1866-73. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Effect of folate supplementation on serum homocysteine and plasma total antioxidant capacity in hypercholesterolemic adults under lovastatin treatment: a double-blind randomized controlled clinical trial
    Farzad Shidfar
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Med Res 40:380-6. 2009
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the effects of folate supplementation on lowering Hcy level and changes of TAC in asymptomatic hypercholesterolemic adults under lovastatin treatment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bone biomarkers in patients with chronic traumatic spinal cord injury
    Hadis Sabour
    Brain and Spinal Injury BASIR Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Keshavarz Avenu, Tehran, Iran
    Spine J 14:1132-8. 2014
    ..Some biochemical changes in bone metabolism after SCI are described before that were related to bone mineral loss...
  16. ncbi request reprint Energy and protein intake and its relationship with pulmonary function in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients
    Leila Yazdanpanah
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 48:374-9. 2010
    ..2, P=0.02) and Vital Capacity (VC) (r=0.3, P=0.008). The results of the study suggest that accurate evaluation of protein and energy intake and requirements should be included in the goals of medical treatment of COPD patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lactobacillus acidophilus La5, Bifidobacterium BB12, and Lactobacillus casei DN001 modulate gene expression of subset specific transcription factors and cytokines in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of obese and overweight people
    Mitra Zarrati
    Department of Nutrition, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Biofactors 39:633-43. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that weight loss diet and probiotic yogurt had synergistic effects on T-cell subset specific gene expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells among overweight and obese individuals...
  18. pmc Obesity predictors in people with chronic spinal cord injury: an analysis by injury related variables
    Hadis Sabour
    Department of Nutrition, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 16:335-9. 2011
    ..Despite an elevated obesity risk in people with spinal cord injury (SCI), investigation on the effects of age, obesity predictors, and injury related factors is yet to be unknown within the SCI population...
  19. pmc The effects of cranberry juice on serum glucose, apoB, apoA-I, Lp(a), and Paraoxonase-1 activity in type 2 diabetic male patients
    Farzad Shidfar
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 17:355-60. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the effect of consumption of 1 cup cranberry juice by type 2 diabetic patients on serum paraoxonase-1 (PON-1) activity, apoA-1, apoB, glucose, and Lp(a)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of iron repletion and correction of iron deficiency on thyroid function in iron-deficient Iranian adolescent girls
    Mohammad Hassan Eftekhari
    Department of Nutrition, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 71645 111, Shiraz, Islamic Republics of Iran
    Pak J Biol Sci 10:255-60. 2007
    ..3 vs 11.4, p<0.001). Iron supplementation improves some indices of thyroid function in iron-deficient adolescent girls...
  21. ncbi request reprint Plasma total antioxidant capacity and its related factors in Iranian pregnant women
    Zatollah Asemi
    Department of Nutrition and Biochemistry, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Saudi Med J 32:1246-50. 2011
    ..To determine the plasma total antioxidant capacity (TAC) and its related factors in pregnant Iranian women attending maternity clinics...
  22. pmc Effects of apple consumption on lipid profile of hyperlipidemic and overweight men
    Mohammad Reza Vafa
    Nutritional Sciences, Associate Professor, President of Iranian Nutrition Society, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 2:94-100. 2011
    ..Fruits and vegetables may be beneficial on lipid profile of hyperlipidemic subjects. The present study was aimed to verify the effect of golden delicious apple on Lipid Profile in hyperlipidemic and overweight men...
  23. ncbi request reprint The Impact of Training on Women's Capabilities in Modifying Their Obesity-Related Dietary Behaviors: Applying Family-Centered Empowerment Model
    Maryam Mataji Amirrood
    Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Health Sci 14:75-80. 2014
    ..Our goal was to determine the impact of training on women's capabilities in modifying their obesity-related dietary behaviors in Urmia, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran: applying family-centered empowerment model...
  24. doi request reprint Lycopene an adjunctive therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication: a quasi-control trial
    Farzad Shidfar
    Rasul branch of Digestive Disease Research Center DDRC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Complement Integr Med 9:Article 14. 2012
    ..We recommend that more studies can be designed by considering control group and placebo administration...
  25. pmc Effects of cinnamon consumption on glycemic status, lipid profile and body composition in type 2 diabetic patients
    Mohammadreza Vafa
    Department of Nutrition, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 3:531-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of the daily intake of three grams cinnamon over eight weeks on glycemic status, lipid profiles and body composition in type 2 diabetic patients...
  26. pmc The influence of calcium supplement on body composition, weight loss and insulin resistance in obese adults receiving low calorie diet
    Maryam Shalileh
    Nutrition Sciences Department, Faculty of Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 15:191-201. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effects of calcium supplementation on body composition, weight, insulin resistance and blood pressure in the face of calorie restriction in obese adults...