Experts and Doctors on middle aged in Iran


Locale: Iran
Topic: middle aged

Top Publications

  1. Radmanesh M, Mostaghimi M, Yousefi I, Mousavi Z, Rasai S, Esmaili H, et al. Leukotrichia developed following application of intense pulsed light for hair removal. Dermatol Surg. 2002;28:572-4; discussion 574 pubmed
    ..The light absorbed and the heat produced by melanin may be sufficient enough to destroy or impair the function of melanocytes but insufficient to damage the hair follicle cells. ..
  2. Bonab M, Alimoghaddam K, Talebian F, Ghaffari S, Ghavamzadeh A, Nikbin B. Aging of mesenchymal stem cell in vitro. BMC Cell Biol. 2006;7:14 pubmed
    ..Simultaneously these cells are losing their stem cell characteristics. Therefore, it is much better to consider them for cell and gene therapy early on. ..
  3. Rafati M, Rouini M, Mojtahedzadeh M, Najafi A, Tavakoli H, Gholami K, et al. Clinical efficacy of continuous infusion of piperacillin compared with intermittent dosing in septic critically ill patients. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2006;28:122-7 pubmed
    ..Continuous infusion significantly reduced the severity of illness as demonstrated by APACHE II scores during therapy. ..
  4. Gholamreza R, Shahryar S, Abbasali K, Hamidreza J, Abdolvahab M, Khodaberdi K, et al. Seroprevalence of hepatitis B virus and its co-infection with hepatitis D virus and hepatitis C virus in Iranian adult population. Indian J Med Sci. 2007;61:263-8 pubmed
    ..Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is one of the most prevalent public health problems worldwide (especially in developing countries)...
  5. Ataie Jafari A, Larijani B, Alavi Majd H, Tahbaz F. Cholesterol-lowering effect of probiotic yogurt in comparison with ordinary yogurt in mildly to moderately hypercholesterolemic subjects. Ann Nutr Metab. 2009;54:22-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Yogurt containing two probiotic bacteria strains, L. acidophilus and B. lactis, had a cholesterol-lowering effect in hypercholesterolemic subjects. ..
  6. Fazelifar A, Ashrafi P, Haghjoo M, Haghighi Z, Abkenar H, Ashour A, et al. Predictors of ventricular tachycardia induction in syncopal patients with mild to moderate left ventricular dysfunction. Cardiol J. 2009;16:327-31 pubmed
    ..Pathologic precordial q wave, wide QRS morphology and lower left ventricular ejection fraction could be predictors of VT induction during EPS. Wide QRS morphology has an independent effect in this category. ..
  7. Balaei Gajan E, Shirmohammadi A, Abashov R, Agazadeh M, Faramarzie M. Detection of enterococcus faecalis in subgingival biofilm of patients with chronic refractory periodontitis. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal. 2010;15:e667-70 pubmed
    ..faecalis is probably involved in the pathogenesis of refractory periodontitis. Accurate knowledge about the pathogen and its role in the pathogenesis of refractory infections helps develop effective treating strategies. ..
  8. Baradaran A, Nasri H. Association of Helicobacter pylori IgG antibody with various demographic and biochemical parameters in kidney transplant recipients. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2011;22:1115-20 pubmed
    ..Larger clinical studies are needed to assess the clinical implications of our findings. ..
  9. Mansouritorghabe H, Bonakdaran S, Hossieni S. Correlation between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 in type 2 diabetic patients. Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets. 2013;13:264-8 pubmed
    ..It seems that serum level of vitamin D has no relation with PAI-1 in diabetic patients, although further investigations are required to confirm these findings. ..

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  1. Asadi Lari M, Khosravi A, Nedjat S, Mansournia M, Majdzadeh R, Mohammad K, et al. Socioeconomic status and prevalence of self-reported diabetes among adults in Tehran: results from a large population-based cross-sectional study (Urban HEART-2). J Endocrinol Invest. 2016;39:515-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Wealth index and educational level were better socioeconomic indicators for presenting the inequality in diabetes prevalence in relation to Townsend deprivation index. ..
  2. Bahrami Motlagh H, Vakilian F, Hassanian Moghaddam H, Pourghorban R. Added value of lung window in detecting drug mules on non-contrast abdominal computed tomography. Radiol Med. 2016;121:472-7 pubmed publisher
    ..6, 52.1, and 55.0 to 52.3, 54.5, and 57.5 %, respectively, after the addition of lung windows. Reviewing the lung window on non-contrast abdominal CT can be helpful in detection of drug mules. ..
  3. Ashraf A, Moghtaderi A, Yazdani A, Mirshams S. Evaluation of effectiveness of local insulin injection in non-insulin-dependent diabetic patient with carpal tunnel syndrome. Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol. 2009;49:161-6 pubmed
    ..But there was no significant difference between the two groups. Local insulin injection is an effective and safe treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome in NIDDM patients as physiotherapy ..
  4. Hajian S, Vakilian K, Najabadi K, Hosseini J, Mirzaei H. Effects of education based on the health belief model on screening behavior in high risk women for breast cancer, Tehran, Iran. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2011;12:49-54 pubmed
  5. Mazloumi A, Rostamabadi A, Nasl Saraji G, Rahimi Foroushani A. Work ability index (WAI) and its association with psychosocial factors in one of the petrochemical industries in Iran. J Occup Health. 2012;54:112-8 pubmed
    ..A positive combination of "psychosocial characteristics" of the job with "individual resources" can promote work ability in such occupations. ..
  6. Mahmoudabadi A. A study of dermatophytosis in South West of Iran (Ahwaz). Mycopathologia. 2005;160:21-4 pubmed
    ..5%), tinea corporis (14.8%), tinea ungium (13%), tinea capitis (11.3%), tinea faciei (11.3%), tinea manuum (7%) and tinea barbae (1.7%). Trichophyton mentagrophytes was the most prevalent species followed by Epidermophyton floccosum. ..
  7. Ahmadpoor P, Ilkhanizadeh B, Sharifzadeh P, Makhdoomi K, Ghafari A, Nahali A, et al. Seroprevalence of human herpes virus-8 in renal transplant recipients: a single center study from Iran. Transplant Proc. 2007;39:1000-2 pubmed
    ..Seropositive and seronegative patients were followed for 16 months. One HHV-8 seropositive patient (1/25) developed Kaposi's sarcoma. ..
  8. Choobineh A, Tabatabaei S, Mokhtarzadeh A, Salehi M. Musculoskeletal problems among workers of an Iranian rubber factory. J Occup Health. 2007;49:418-23 pubmed
    ..MSDs had occurred with a high rate among workers of this rubber factory. Corrective measures for reducing risk level seemed essential. Elimination of awkward postures and manual material handling in the workplace were recommended. ..
  9. Mashayekhi S, Hain R, Buss D, Routledge P. Morphine in children with cancer: impact of age, chemotherapy and other factors on protein binding. J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother. 2007;21:5-12 pubmed
    ..Binding was unaffected by pH in samples from patients. Morphine binding was influenced by concentrations of albumin, AAG and morphine itself, but not by age. ..
  10. Heydari A, Safari H, Sarvghad M. Isolated tricuspid valve endocarditis. Int J Infect Dis. 2009;13:e109-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Tricuspid valve endocarditis imitates illnesses with fever and pulmonary symptoms or signs of acute or chronic onset, and might be present even without abnormal chest X-rays or intravenous drug addiction. ..
  11. Roshandel G, Semnani S, Abdolahi N, Keshtkar A, Besharat S, Joshaghani H, et al. Prevalence of hepatitis D virus infection in HBsAg positive subjects in Iran. Pak J Biol Sci. 2007;10:1751-4 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that the prevalence of HBV/HDV co-infection in Iran has increased during the last decade. Therefore, practitioners and all health care managers should be made aware of the risk of dual infection with HBV and HDV. ..
  12. Rostami Nejad M, Villanacci V, Mashayakhi R, Molaei M, Bassotti G, Zojaji H, et al. Celiac disease and Hp infection association in Iran. Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2009;101:850-4 pubmed
    ..although a high prevalence of Hp infection was found in this study, the relationship between Hp infection and CD was similar to that reported in other geographic areas. ..
  13. Hashemi S, Soozanchi G, Jamal Omidi S, Yousefi Mashouf R, Mamani M, Seif Rabiei M. Bacterial aetiology and antimicrobial resistance of community-acquired pneumonia in the elderly and younger adults. Trop Doct. 2010;40:89-91 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased resistance of isolated bacteria to the current antibiotics highlights the need for further investigation of newer antibiotics for the treatment of CAP. ..
  14. Mortazavi M, Seyrafian S, Shahidi S, Abadpour Z, Shahbazi F. Pyuria as a screening test for detection of urinary tract infection in patients on long-term hemodialysis. Iran J Kidney Dis. 2011;5:50-2 pubmed
    ..5% and 100%, respectively. CONCLUSIONS. In patients on hemodialysis, because of the low specificity and positive predictive values, samples with positive pyuria should be cultured to confirm urinary tract infections. ..
  15. Khosravani A, Sarkari B, Negahban H, Sharifi A, Toori M, Eilami O. Hepatitis B Infection among high risk population: a seroepidemiological survey in Southwest of Iran. BMC Infect Dis. 2012;12:378 pubmed publisher
    ..Modifying behavior, improving the individual education and expanding the HBV vaccination coverage may reduce the rate of infection in the region. ..
  16. Frouzanfard F, Fazel M, Abolhasani A, Fakharian E, Mousavi G, Moravveji A. Effects of gabapentin on pain and opioid consumption after abdominal hysterectomy. Pain Res Manag. 2013;18:94-6 pubmed
    ..24 ± 2.18 h) compared with the placebo group (15 ± 3.61 h; P=0.002). 1200 mg gabapentin reduced postoperative pain and the need for opioids, and enabled earlier ambulation of the patient. Significant side effects were not observed. ..
  17. Foruzandeh N, Parvin N. Occupational therapy for inpatients with chronic schizophrenia: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Jpn J Nurs Sci. 2013;10:136-41 pubmed publisher
    ..001), but the control group did not show any significant improvement. The results of this study indicated that occupational therapy combined with medications can improve the symptoms of schizophrenia. ..
  18. Etemadi Y, Salavati M, Arab A, Ghanavati T. Balance recovery reactions in individuals with recurrent nonspecific low back pain: Effect of attention. Gait Posture. 2016;44:123-7 pubmed publisher
    ..05). These findings imply altered cognitive regulation of dynamic balance in patients with LBP and suggest that the adopted strategy might alter depending upon the characteristics of the postural challenge. ..
  19. Ziapour B. Anterograde catheterization of severe tracheal stenosis as a difficult airway management option, followed by emergent tracheostomy (a case report). J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016;11:70 pubmed publisher
    ..Anterograde tracheal catheterization" appears to be a relatively effective and easy-to-perform option for oxygenation in such tracheal stenosis cases before a definite but time-consuming tracheostomy can secure the airway. ..
  20. Salimi M, Spinelli J. Chemotherapy of Mediterranean abdominal lymphoma. Retrospective comparison of chemotherapy protocols in Iranian patients. Am J Clin Oncol. 1996;19:18-22 pubmed
    ..2 months, and a 35% overall survival at 30 months. The differences were significant in survival (P = .012) and DFI (p < .001). The incidence of serious toxicities and complications was similar. ..
  21. Vahdatpour B, Raissi G, Hollisaz M. Study of the ulnar nerve compromise at the wrist of patients with carpal tunnel syndrome. Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol. 2007;47:183-6 pubmed
    ..It seems that the previously mentioned incidence is much higher than what we observe in our electrodiagnosis studies...
  22. Arababadi M, Hassanshahi G, Yousefi H. HBV-DNA in hemodialysis patients infected by HCV. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2009;20:398-401 pubmed
    ..3%) HCV-RNA positive patients were anti-HBc positive, and 12 (40.7%) were anti-HBs positive. We conclude that prevalence of hepatitis C infection is high in HD patients in our region, but not associated with active HBV infection. ..
  23. Jahanshahi G, Aminzadeh A. A histochemical and immunohistochemical study of mast cells in differentiating oral lichen planus from oral lichenoid reactions. Quintessence Int. 2010;41:221-7 pubmed
    ..This may also explain the different therapeutic approaches toward these two lesions. ..
  24. Mohammadianpanah M, Daneshbod Y, Ramzi M, Hamidizadeh N, Dehghani S, Bidouei F, et al. Primary tonsillar lymphomas according to the new World Health Organization classification: to report 87 cases and literature review and analysis. Ann Hematol. 2010;89:993-1001 pubmed publisher
    ..WHO classification predicts more accurately treatment outcome of patients with tonsillar lymphoma. The association of DLBC in the palatine tonsil with EBV infection is infrequent. ..
  25. Rasmi Y, Raeisi S, Seyyed Mohammadzad M. Association of inflammation and cytotoxin-associated gene a positive strains of helicobacter pylori in cardiac syndrome x. Helicobacter. 2012;17:116-20 pubmed publisher
    ..52 ± 1.39 vs 2.90 ± 0.67 and TNF-?: 5.39 ± 1.17 vs 2.22 ± 0.43, respectively; p < 0.05). The CagA+ strain of H. pylori, can not only be a trigger, and may also have a role via chronic inflammation in the pathogenesis of CSX. ..
  26. Khezri M, Yaghobi S, Hajikhani M, Asefzadeh S. Comparison of postoperative analgesic effect of intrathecal magnesium and fentanyl added to bupivacaine in patients undergoing lower limb orthopedic surgery. Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan. 2012;50:19-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Although magnesium failed to prolong the time to first analgesic requirement as seen with fentanyl, it reduced the total consumption of opioids in the first 12 hours postoperatively compared with the control group. ..
  27. Khiabani K, Keyhan S, Varedi P, Hemmat S, Razmdideh R, Hoseini E. Buccal fat pad lifting: an alternative open technique for malar augmentation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014;72:403.e1-15 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that this new open-access technique should be considered an alternative method for the management of mild to moderate malar depression in patients undergoing esthetic and post-trauma surgery. ..
  28. Shabani S, Zakeri S, Mehrizi A, Mortazavi Y, Djadid N. Population genetics structure of Plasmodium vivax circumsporozoite protein during the elimination process in low and unstable malaria transmission areas, southeast of Iran. Acta Trop. 2016;160:23-34 pubmed publisher
  29. Eghbali M, Yekaninejad M, Varaei S, Jalalinia S, Samimi M, Sa atchi K. The effect of auricular acupressure on nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy among breast cancer patients. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2016;24:189-94 pubmed publisher
    ..It is suggested that nurses use this pressure technique as a complementary treatment, non - pharmacological, inexpensive, non-invasive approach for the relief of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. ..
  30. Rakhshan M, Ansari L, Molazem Z, Zare N. Complications of Heart Rhythm Management Devices After Cardiac Rehabilitation Program. Clin Nurse Spec. 2017;31:E1-E6 pubmed publisher
    ..Cardiac clinical nurse specialists should recommend rehabilitation programs as part of postimplantation rhythm device treatment to decrease the risk of physical complications. ..
  31. Aghaei S, Moradi A, Ardekani G. Impact of psoriasis on quality of life in Iran. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2009;75:220 pubmed
    ..Data provided may improve the physicians' awareness of the importance of the patients' QOL. ..
  32. Rezaian G, Emad A. Mitral valve prolapse in patients with pure rheumatic mitral stenosis: an angiographic study. Angiology. 2001;52:267-71 pubmed
    ..This phenomenon was independent of the patients' age, sex, hemodynamic findings, and/or their underlying cardiac rhythm, thus implying the direct role of rheumatic mitral stenosis in the genesis of secondary mitral valve prolapse. ..
  33. Lashay A, Rahimi A, Chams H, Davatchi F, Shahram F, Hatmi Z, et al. Evaluation of the effect of acetazolamide on cystoid macular oedema in patients with Behcet's disease. Eye (Lond). 2003;17:762-6 pubmed
    ..i.d.) has no statistically significant effect on the improvement of the visual acuity and the fluorescein angiographic findings in Behcet's patients with CMO. ..
  34. Huseini H, Larijani B, Heshmat R, Fakhrzadeh H, Radjabipour B, Toliat T, et al. The efficacy of Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. (silymarin) in the treatment of type II diabetes: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, clinical trial. Phytother Res. 2006;20:1036-9 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, silymarin treatment in type II diabetic patients for 4 months has a beneficial effect on improving the glycemic profile. ..
  35. Delavar M, Lye M, Khor G, Hanachi P, Hassan S. Prevalence of metabolic syndrome among middle aged women in Babol, Iran. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2009;40:612-28 pubmed
    ..This study showed high prevalence of metabolic syndrome in Iranian middle aged women. A larger area and population study is needed to enable broader recommendations for the prevention of metabolic syndrome. ..
  36. Rahimi Rad M, Soltani S, Rabieepour M, Rahimirad S. Thrombocytopenia as a marker of outcome in patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Pneumonol Alergol Pol. 2015;83:348-51 pubmed publisher
    ..TP was associated with poor outcome in AECOPD. TP could be considered as a marker for the assessment of inflammation and prognosis in AECOPD patients based on its cost-effective features. ..
  37. Ebrahimi H, Sadeghi M, Amanpour F, Vahedi H. Evaluation of empowerment model on indicators of metabolic control in patients with type 2 diabetes, a randomized clinical trial study. Prim Care Diabetes. 2016;10:129-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, applying this model is recommended to nurses and the relevant authorities in order to improve clinical outcomes in diabetic patients. ..
  38. Moghadasi M, Mohebbi H, Rahmani Nia F, Hassan Nia S, Noroozi H. Effects of short-term lifestyle activity modification on adiponectin mRNA expression and plasma concentrations. Eur J Sport Sci. 2013;13:378-85 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, adiponectin mRNA levels increase after 12 weeks of LAM; however, plasma adiponectin levels were not affected by this protocol in obese and overweight middle-aged men with type 2 diabetes. ..
  39. Dehghani M, Taghipour Sani L, Rezaei Y, Rostami R. Diagnostic importance of admission platelet volume indices in patients with acute chest pain suggesting acute coronary syndrome. Indian Heart J. 2014;66:622-8 pubmed publisher
    ..An elevated admission MPV, PDW, and P-LCR may be of benefit to detect chest pain resulting in MI from that of non-cardiac one, and also for risk stratification of patients who suffered from an acute chest discomfort. ..
  40. Rezaii A, Hoseinipanah S, Hajilooi M, Rafiei A, Shikh N, Haidari M. Interleukin-1 receptor antagonist gene polymorphism and susceptibility to ischemic stroke. Immunol Invest. 2009;38:220-30 pubmed
    ..48 (95% CI, 1.67, 3.51, p = 0.006). These data suggest that allele 2 of the IL-1Ra intron 2 gene represents a susceptibility factor in the development of ischemic stroke. ..
  41. Bagheri N, Azadegan Dehkordi F, Rahimian G, Hashemzadeh Chaleshtori M, Rafieian Kopaei M, Kheiri S, et al. Altered Th17 Cytokine Expression in Helicobacter pylori Patients with TLR4 (D299G) Polymorphism. Immunol Invest. 2016;45:161-71 pubmed publisher
    ..In H. pylori-infected patients with gastritis, SNPs in TLR4 may alter cytokine expression toward Th17 immune response in the gastric mucosa and may have increased risk for the development of peptic ulcer. ..
  42. Ghandehari K, Moud Z. Incidence and etiology of ischemic stroke in Persian young adults. Acta Neurol Scand. 2006;113:121-4 pubmed
    ..5 preventable stroke cases per 100,000 'young adults' per year. Rheumatic valvular disease is the most common cause and a preventable etiology of stroke in Persian young adults. ..
  43. Hajiani E, Masjedizadeh R, Hashemi J, Azmi M, Rajabi T. Hepatis C virus transmission and its risk factors within families of patients infected with hepatitis C virus in southern Iran: Khuzestan. World J Gastroenterol. 2006;12:7025-8 pubmed
    ..Intrafamilial transmission of HCV is possible but occurs at a low rate. ..
  44. Nuri R, Moghaddasi M, Darvishi H, Izadpanah A. Effect of aerobic exercise on leptin and ghrelin in patients with colorectal cancer. J Cancer Res Ther. 2016;12:169-74 pubmed publisher
    ..VO2peak and ghrelin levels increased after 8 weeks aerobic exercise; however, plasma leptin and insulin resistance were not affected by this protocol in male patients with colorectal cancer. ..
  45. Moradi N, Fadaei R, Ahmadi R, Mohammad M, Shahmohamadnejad S, Tavakoli Yaraki M, et al. Role of serum MMP-9 levels and vitamin D receptor polymorphisms in the susceptibility to coronary artery disease: An association study in Iranian population. Gene. 2017;628:295-300 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicated that 25(OH) vitamin D, MMP-9 levels and VDR gene FokI polymorphisms play a critical role in the development and progression of CAD and may contribute to susceptibility to CAD in Iranian populations. ..
  46. Mousavi M, Damghani M, Haghdoust A, Khamesipour A. Opium and risk of laryngeal cancer. Laryngoscope. 2003;113:1939-43 pubmed
    ..01). The results of the study suggest that opium dependency is not only an independent possible risk factor for laryngeal cancer but also significantly increases the likelihood of developing of the disease at a younger age. ..
  47. Mohammadi M, Bazrafshani M, Day P, Ollier W. Vascular endothelial growth factor production is regulated by gene polymorphisms. Iran J Immunol. 2009;6:119-29 pubmed publisher
  48. Almassi F, Emadi N, Mousavi B, Masumi M, Souroush M. Dermatosis contributing factors in bilateral lower limb war-amputees. Pak J Biol Sci. 2010;13:78-82 pubmed
    ..The quality of surgical, medical and rehabilitative care, improve their quality of life by functional ambulation with prosthesis. ..
  49. Aryaeian N, Shahram F, Djalali M, Eshragian M, Djazayeri A, Sarrafnejad A, et al. Effect of conjugated linoleic acid, vitamin E and their combination on lipid profiles and blood pressure of Iranian adults with active rheumatoid arthritis. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2008;4:1423-32 pubmed
    ..001, respectively). It is concluded that supplementation of CLAs decreased BP and vitamin E decreased CRP. Therefore co-supplementation of CLAs and vitamin E might be profitable for heart disease prevention in RA patients. ..
  50. Khorasani Zavareh D, Shoar S, Saadat S. Antilock braking system effectiveness in prevention of road traffic crashes in Iran. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:439 pubmed publisher
    ..Safety authorities should first consider the global experience and local evidence, before adopting any specific policy in this regard. The drivers need to learn the right way to use ABS for maximum effectiveness. ..
  51. Salour H, Owji N, Farahi A. Two-stage procedure for management of large exposure defects of hydroxyapatite orbital implant. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2003;13:789-93 pubmed
    ..To report the results of a newly devised two-stage surgical technique for management of large hydroxyapatite exposure defects...
  52. Tappeh K, Musavi J, Safa M, Galavani H, Alizadeh H. Prevalence of IgG and IgM anti-Toxoplasma gondii Antibodies in Blood Donors at Urmia Blood Transfusion Organization, Iran. Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2017;41:1-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Fortunately, all samples were IgM-negative. However, a province-wide seroepidemiological study is required for the Blood Transfusion Organization to consider including screening for anti-T. gondii antibodies in its screening programs. ..
  53. Hajilooi M, Tajik N, Sanati A, Eftekhari H, Massoud A. Association of the Phe206Leu allele of the L-selectin gene with coronary artery disease. Cardiology. 2006;105:113-8 pubmed
    ..Our findings suggest that carriage of L-selectin 206Leu mutant allele could contribute to susceptibility of Iranian individuals to contracting coronary artery disease. ..
  54. Aliverdinia A, Pridemore W. Women's fatalistic suicide in Iran: a partial test of Durkheim in an Islamic Republic. Violence Against Women. 2009;15:307-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, whereas social deregulation is often associated with higher suicide rates in the West, the authors' findings reveal that hyperregulation is associated with higher suicide rates in Iran, at least for women. ..
  55. Banaee T, Hosseini S, Eslampoor A, Abrishami M, Moosavi M. Peripheral 360 degrees retinectomy in complex retinal detachment. Retina. 2009;29:811-8 pubmed publisher
    ..2). Relaxing peripheral 360 degrees retinectomy is an effective procedure for flattening the retina in complicated retinal detachments when no other option is available. ..
  56. Ghavamnasiri M, Ameri H, Chasteen J, Mofrad A, Hashemi B. Correlation between dental arch location and clinical success rate of total etch and self-etch adhesives in ClassV composite restorations. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent. 2012;20:26-30 pubmed
    ..05) was found regarding postoperative sensitivity or marginal discoloration between two adhesives. Retention loss was associated only with self-etch adhesives. No association was found between clinical success and dental arch location. ..
  57. Khameneh Z, Sepehrvand N, Masudi S, Taghizade Afshari A. Seroprevalence of HTLV-1 among kidney graft recipients: a single-center study. Exp Clin Transplant. 2010;8:146-9 pubmed
    ..Still, it is more frequent among healthy blood donors as representative of the general population in our region. ..
  58. Mohammadi A, Moloudi F, Ghasemi Rad M. The role of colour Doppler ultrasonography in the preoperative localization of parathyroid adenomas. Endocr J. 2012;59:375-82 pubmed
  59. Bahrehmand F, Vaisi Raygani A, Kiani A, Rahimi Z, Tavilani H, Navabi S, et al. Matrix metalloproteinase-2 functional promoter polymorphism G1575A is associated with elevated circulatory MMP-2 levels and increased risk of cardiovascular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus patients. Lupus. 2012;21:616-24 pubmed publisher
    ..MMP-2 G1575A allele may be a risk factor for SLE. The carriers of this allele have high levels of MMP-2, neopterin, total cholesterol and TG and lower levels of HDL, thus, they are more likely to develop heart disease. ..
  60. Noohi E, Peyrovi H, Imani Goghary Z, Kazemi M. Perception of social support among family caregivers of vegetative patients: A qualitative study. Conscious Cogn. 2016;41:150-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The primary concern of participants was receiving social support which can facilitate caregiving and coping with difficulties, but there are many shortcomings in supporting these caregivers. ..
  61. Eftekhar B, Ghodsi M, Nejat F, Ketabchi E, Esmaeeli B. Prophylactic administration of ceftriaxone for the prevention of meningitis after traumatic pneumocephalus: results of a clinical trial. J Neurosurg. 2004;101:757-61 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of the prophylactic use of ceftriaxone for the prevention of meningitis in patients with acute traumatic pneumocephalus...
  62. Yazdani N, Sayahpour F, Haghpanah V, Amiri P, Shahrabi Farahani M, Moradi M, et al. Survivin gene polymorphism association with papillary thyroid carcinoma. Pathol Res Pract. 2012;208:100-3 pubmed publisher
    ..0006, OR; 3.7, 95%CI (1.6-9.2)]. The presence of C allele was significantly associated with the presence of more profound manifestations, including lymph node involvement, vascular involvement and multifocality. ..
  63. Mirzazadeh A, Haghdoost A, Nedjat S, Navadeh S, McFarland W, Mohammad K. Accuracy of HIV-related risk behaviors reported by female sex workers, Iran: a method to quantify measurement bias in marginalized populations. AIDS Behav. 2013;17:623-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a quantified gauge of reporting biases in FSW behaviors. Such estimates and methods help better understand true HIV risk in marginalized populations and calibrate survey estimates accordingly. ..
  64. Mani Varnosfaderani A, Jamshidi M, Yeganeh A, Mahmoudi M. Concentration profiling of minerals in iliac crest bone tissue of opium addicted humans using inductively coupled plasma and discriminant analysis techniques. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2016;120:92-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this work suggest that the opium addicted individuals need thorough and restricted dietary and medical care programs after recovery phases, in order to have healthy bones. ..
  65. Firooz A, Khamesipour A, Ghoorchi M, Nassiri Kashani M, Eskandari S, Khatami A, et al. Imiquimod in combination with meglumine antimoniate for cutaneous leishmaniasis: a randomized assessor-blind controlled trial. Arch Dermatol. 2006;142:1575-9 pubmed
    ..To determine the efficacy and safety of imiquimod in combination with meglumine antimoniate in treating cutaneous leishmaniasis...
  66. Ansari M. Salivary gland tumors in an Iranian population: a retrospective study of 130 cases. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:2187-94 pubmed
    ..In other salivary gland tumors, however, diversity was obvious and showed significant difference, requiring further studies. ..
  67. Saadat S, Ghodsi S, Naieni K, Firouznia K, Hosseini M, Kadkhodaie H, et al. Prediction of intracranial computed tomography findings in patients with minor head injury by using logistic regression. J Neurosurg. 2009;111:688-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The decision rule developed by the authors appears to be 100% sensitive and 46% specific for positive findings on brain CT and will, in developing countries, help clarify the decision to obtain scans. ..
  68. Golshan M, Faghihi M, Marandi M. Indoor women jobs and pulmonary risks in rural areas of Isfahan, Iran, 2000. Respir Med. 2002;96:382-8 pubmed
    ..Indoor respirable particulate matters were two to four folds more concentrated than outdoors. Women doing indoor jobs in Iran are potential risk factors for development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. ..
  69. Farzanehfar M, Vossoughinia H, Jabini R, Tavassoli A, Saadatnia H, Khorashad A, et al. Evaluation of methylation of MGMT (O?-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase) gene promoter in sporadic colorectal cancer. DNA Cell Biol. 2013;32:371-7 pubmed publisher
    ..25±1.702 vs. 0.086±0.036, p<0.001). Some CRCs arise from a field defect defined by epigenetic inactivation of MGMT. Detection of such abnormality may ultimately be useful in risk assessment for CRCs. ..
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