Experts and Doctors on adult in Tehrān, Iran

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Locale: Tehrān, Iran
Topic: adult

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  1. Raiszadeh F, Solati M, Etemadi A, Azizi F. Serum paraoxonase activity before and after treatment of thyrotoxicosis. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2004;60:75-80 pubmed
    ..2 +/- 23.2 U/ml. Serum paraoxonase is reduced in patients with hyperthyroidism and reverts to normal after euthyroidism is attained. Reduced serum paraoxonase activity in thyrotoxicosis might predispose lipids to oxidation. ..
  2. Tahmasebi M, Mohammad Naghi T, Kiani K, Kambiz K, Mazlouman S, Shahriar J, et al. Musculoskeletal injuries associated with earthquake. A report of injuries of Iran's December 26, 2003 Bam earthquake casualties managed in tertiary referral centers. Injury. 2005;36:27-32 pubmed
    ..Institution of renal protective protocols from the very first hours after injury more conservative approaches to treatment of fractures in these crush trauma patients are strongly recommended...
  3. Aminian O, Mansoori P, Sharifian A, Rafeemanesh E, Mazaheri M, Iraniha M. The relationship between Video Display Terminals (VDTs) usage and dermatologic manifestations: a cross sectional study. BMC Dermatol. 2005;5:3 pubmed
    ..According to our study, there is a relationship between dermatologic manifestations on the face and exposure to VDTs. ..
  4. Hamkar R, Jalilvand S, Mokhtari Azad T, Jelyani K, Nategh R. Evaluation of immunity against rubella in Iranian after mass campaign for measles-rubella vaccination on December 2003. Am J Infect Control. 2006;34:588-92 pubmed
    ..Also, rubella vaccine induced favorable immunity in a part of the childbearing age female (15-25 years) population, which could prevent congenital rubella syndrome among those females. ..
  5. Barooni S, Thambirajah Balachandra A, Lee L. Death in epileptic people: a review of Manitoba's medical examiner's cases. J Forensic Leg Med. 2007;14:275-8 pubmed
    ..Recently diagnosed cases of epilepsy are at greater risk of dying from seizure or underlying pathology during the first year of their disease. ..
  6. Taheri M, Moghaddam H, Moharamzad Y, Dadgari S, Nahvi V. The value of brain CT findings in acute methanol toxicity. Eur J Radiol. 2010;73:211-4 pubmed publisher
    ..426, P=0.007) with death. In addition to clinical and laboratory findings, presence of putaminal hemorrhage and insular subcortex white matter necrosis are associated with a poor clinical outcome in patients with methanol poisoning. ..
  7. Lak M, Sharifian R, Karimi K, Mansouritorghabeh H. Acquired hemophilia A: clinical features, surgery and treatment of 34 cases, and experience of using recombinant factor VIIa. Clin Appl Thromb Hemost. 2010;16:294-300 pubmed publisher
    ..4%), 5 partial efficient treatment (14.7%) and two treatments inefficient (5.9%). Elimination therapy using steroid alone or with combination can terminate complete remission in most cases. ..
  8. Zamani F, Shakeri R, Eslami S, Razavi S, Basi A. Hydroxyurea therapy in 49 patients with major beta-thalassemia. Arch Iran Med. 2009;12:295-7 pubmed
    ..We did not encounter any malignancies including leukemia in the five-year follow-up. ..
  9. Malakouti S, Nojomi M, Panaghi L, Chimeh N, Mottaghipour Y, Joghatai M, et al. Case-management for patients with schizophrenia in Iran: a comparative study of the clinical outcomes of Mental Health Workers and Consumers' Family Members as case managers. Community Ment Health J. 2009;45:447-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Most clinical variables were improved without significant differences between groups. The hospitalization rate was reduced by 67%. ..

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  1. Alavian S, Fallahian F, Lankarani K. Implementing strategies for hepatitis B vaccination. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2010;21:10-22 pubmed
    ..Also, additional studies are needed to determine the effectiveness of currently employed immunization strategies. ..
  2. Mofidi M, Hasani A, Kianmehr N. Determining the accuracy of base deficit in diagnosis of intra-abdominal injury in patients with blunt abdominal trauma. Am J Emerg Med. 2010;28:933-6 pubmed publisher
    ..A multiplicity of diagnostic modalities exists to evaluate the abdomen. We sought to assess the diagnostic performance of base deficit (BD) in identifying intra-abdominal injury in patients with blunt abdominal trauma...
  3. Mahmoudi Rad M, Zafarghandi S, Abbasabadi B, Tavallaee M. The epidemiology of Candida species associated with vulvovaginal candidiasis in an Iranian patient population. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2011;155:199-203 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to identify, using chromogenic agar medium, the Candida species associated with vulvovaginal candidiasis among a sample of the Iranian population...
  4. Tafakhori A, Aghamollaii V, Modabbernia A, Pourmahmoodian H. Adie's pupil during migraine attack: case report and review of literature. Acta Neurol Belg. 2011;111:66-8 pubmed
    ..Evidences show that this association may be caused by infarction of parasympathetic fibers secondary to prolonged vasospasm which sometimes occurs in migraine. ..
  5. Amoli M, Hasani Ranjbar S, Roohipour N, Sayahpour F, Amiri P, Zahedi P, et al. VEGF gene polymorphism association with diabetic foot ulcer. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2011;93:215-9 pubmed publisher
    ..02, OR=0.68, CI=0.48-0.96). It seems that lower frequency of A allele in patients with DFU is conferring a protective effect which might be as a result of increased angiogenesis in patients carrying this allele. ..
  6. Naraghi M, Tabatabaii Mohammadi S, Sontou A, Farajzadeh Deroee A, Boroojerdi M. Endonasal endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy: how to achieve optimal results with simple punch technique. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012;269:1445-9 pubmed publisher
    ..It seems that preserving normal tissues and creating a patent rhinostomy with least surgical trauma and less subsequent scar, plays the most important role in achieving desirable results. ..
  7. Aghamollaii V, Harirchian M, Modabbernia A, Ghaffarpour M, Mousavi M, Tafakhori A. Sympathetic skin response (SSR) in multiple sclerosis and clinically isolated syndrome: a case-control study. Neurophysiol Clin. 2011;41:161-71 pubmed publisher
    ..This study suggests that SSR is a useful tool for assessment of autonomic function and can be complementary to EDSS and other electrophysiological studies in patients with MS and CIS. ..
  8. Taftachi F, Sanaei Zadeh H, Sepehrian B, Zamani N. Lipid emulsion improves Glasgow coma scale and decreases blood glucose level in the setting of acute non-local anesthetic drug poisoning--a randomized controlled trial. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2012;16 Suppl 1:38-42 pubmed
    ..To date, no study has been performed to evaluate the antidotal effect of intravenous lipid emulsion on the poisoned patients' level of consciousness and routine metabolic profile tests in non-local anesthetic drug overdose...
  9. Shahedi A, Hosseini A, Khalili M, Norouzian M, Salehi M, Piriaei A, et al. The effect of vitrification on ultrastructure of human in vitro matured germinal vesicle oocytes. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2013;167:69-75 pubmed publisher
    ..This information emphasizes the need for further work on advancing the cryotechnology of human oocytes. ..
  10. Zand Parsa A, Ghadirian L, Rajabzadeh Kanafi S, Moradi Farsani E. Positive correlation between microalbuminuria and severity of coronary artery stenosis in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Acta Med Iran. 2013;51:231-5 pubmed
    ..001). According to this study, in patients with DM type2, MAU is an independent predictor of severity of coronary artery stenosis and reveals a positive correlation between MAU and the Gensini score. ..
  11. Jafarpisheh A, Jafari A, Abolhassani M, Farhadi M, Sadjedi H, Pourbakht A, et al. Nonlinear feature extraction for objective classification of complex auditory brainstem responses to diotic perceptually critical consonant-vowel syllables. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2016;43:37-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The state changes of system are dependent on input stimuli, so the existence of top down feedback from cortex to brainstem forces the system to act differently. ..
  12. Atakhorrami M, Rahimi Aliabadi S, Jamshidi J, Moslemi E, Movafagh A, Ohadi M, et al. A genetic variant in CAMKK2 gene is possibly associated with increased risk of bipolar disorder. J Neural Transm (Vienna). 2016;123:323-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results also support the findings of previous studies suggesting a significant association between rs1063843 and schizophrenia. ..
  13. Entezari N, Adab Z, Zeydi M, Saghafi S, Jamali M, Kardar G, et al. The prevalence of Selective Immunoglobulin M Deficiency (SIgMD) in Iranian volunteer blood donors. Hum Immunol. 2016;77:7-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Further evaluation is recommended to elucidate the prevalence of SIgMD among patients with recurrent infections. ..
  14. Falahati M, Ghojoghi A, Abastabar M, Ghasemi Z, Farahyar S, Roudbary M, et al. The First Case of Total Dystrophic Onychomycosis Caused by Aspergillus clavatus Resistant to Antifungal Drugs. Mycopathologia. 2016;181:273-7 pubmed publisher
    ..A. clavatus and drug-resistant A. clavatus have not previously been reported from onychomycosis. ..
  15. Khani M, Amani D, Taheripanah R, Sanadgol N, Feizollahzadeh S, Rahmani Z. Transforming growth factor beta-1 (TGF-β1) gene single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and susceptibility to pre-eclampsia in Iranian women: A case-control study. Pregnancy Hypertens. 2015;5:267-72 pubmed publisher
    ..01ng/ml) and non-pregnant (40.68ng/ml) control groups (P=0.0001). The results of this study suggest that TGF-β1 gene 788C→T polymorphism is an important factor mediating the casual pathway of preeclampsia. ..
  16. Zayeri F, Mansouri A, Sheidaei A, Rahimzadeh S, Rezaei N, Modirian M, et al. Evaluation of the Trends of Stomach Cancer Incidence in Districts of Iran from 2000-2010: Application of a Random Effects Markov Model. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2016;17:661-5 pubmed
    ..Our study suggests that a random effects Markov model can adjust for effects of previous. responses. ..
  17. Ramezani Tehrani F, Mansournia M, Solaymani Dodaran M, Minooee S, Azizi F. Serum variations of anti-mullerian hormone and total testosterone with aging in healthy adult Iranian men: A population-based study. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0179634 pubmed publisher
    ..We presented a nomogram of age-specific AMH values in a healthy cohort of Iranian men. This finding might have clinical importance in dealing hormonal disorders in men. ..
  18. Ghodsi S, Orawa H, Zouboulis C. Prevalence, severity, and severity risk factors of acne in high school pupils: a community-based study. J Invest Dermatol. 2009;129:2136-41 pubmed publisher
    ..A genetic background is suggested, with mother's acne history being the most important prognostic factor. Skin quality and certain nutrition habits may affect acne severity. ..
  19. Mostafazadeh B, Pajoumand A, Farzaneh E, Aghabiklooei A, Rasouli M. Blood levels of methemoglobin in patients with aluminum phosphide poisoning and its correlation with patient's outcome. J Med Toxicol. 2011;7:40-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Effect of administration of vitamin C and methylene blue on outcome of patients with AlP intoxication should be investigated in future studies. ..
  20. Borna S, Neamatipoor E, Radman N. Risk of coronary artery disease in women with history of pregnancies complicated by preeclampsia and LBW. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2012;25:1114-6 pubmed publisher
    ..52; 95% CI; p: 0.0038), and also between high parity and CAD. (OR: 1.135; 95% CI; p: 0.0479). Our results suggest preeclampsia, LBW delivery and high parity of the mother as independent risk factors for CAD in the future. ..
  21. Fallahzadeh M, Dormanesh B, Sagheb M, Roozbeh J, Vessal G, Pakfetrat M, et al. Effect of addition of silymarin to renin-angiotensin system inhibitors on proteinuria in type 2 diabetic patients with overt nephropathy: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012;60:896-903 pubmed publisher
    ..Silymarin reduces urinary excretion of albumin, TNF-?, and MDA in patients with diabetic nephropathy and may be considered as a novel addition to the anti-diabetic nephropathy armamentarium. ..
  22. 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. ..
  23. Dabbagh A, Dahi Taleghani M, Elyasi H, Vosoughian M, Malek B, Rajaei S, et al. Duration of spinal anesthesia with bupivacaine in chronic opium abusers undergoing lower extremity orthopedic surgery. Arch Iran Med. 2007;10:316-20 pubmed
    ..The results can propose a number of possible mechanisms including cross-tolerance mechanisms between local anesthetics and opioid compounds at the level of spinal neurons. Further molecular studies at the level of spine are suggested. ..
  24. Meshkani R, Taghikhani M, Al Kateb H, Larijani B, Khatami S, Sidiropoulos G, et al. Polymorphisms within the protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTPN1) gene promoter: functional characterization and association with type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits. Clin Chem. 2007;53:1585-92 pubmed
  25. Mirbagheri S, Sadeghi A, Amouie M, Mansouri S, Forootan M, Rashidi A, et al. Pyloric injection of botulinum toxin for the treatment of refractory GERD accompanied with gastroparesis: a preliminary report. Dig Dis Sci. 2008;53:2621-6 pubmed publisher
    ..We believe that response to toxin injection is a reliable predictor of response to subsequent surgery following the recurrence of symptoms. ..
  26. Noorikhajavi M, Afghah S, Dadkhah A, Holakoyie K, Motamedi S. The effect of "parental loss" under 18 on developing "MDD" in adult age. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2007;37:347-55 pubmed
    ..quot; The study concludes that there is a noticeable statistical relationship between the variants of "parental loss during childhood and adolescence" and the "MDD during adult age." ..
  27. Bahaeloo Horeh S, Assari S. Students experience self-esteem improvement during mountaineering. Wilderness Environ Med. 2008;19:181-5 pubmed publisher
    ..05). This study showed that participation in a single mountaineering program improved students' sense of self-esteem. We suggest that taking up this activity might have benefits for students with depression. ..
  28. Zojaji H, Talaie R, Mirsattari D, Haghazali M, Molaei M, Mohsenian N, et al. The efficacy of Helicobacter pylori eradication regimen with and without vitamin C supplementation. Dig Liver Dis. 2009;41:644-7 pubmed publisher
    ..0001). Addition of vitamin C to H. pylori treatment regimen of amoxicillin, metronidazole and bismuth can significantly increases H. pylori eradication rate. ..
  29. Zaker F, Mohammadzadeh M, Mohammadi M. Detection of KIT and FLT3 mutations in acute myeloid leukemia with different subtypes. Arch Iran Med. 2010;13:21-5 pubmed
    ..The presence of fms-like tyrosine kinase 3 was significantly associated with M3 morphology and mutations of KIT were significantly associated with M2 and M4 subtypes. ..
  30. Shams S, Asheri H, Kianmehr A, Ziaee V, Koochakzadeh L, Monajemzadeh M, et al. The prevalence of iron deficiency anaemia in female medical students in Tehran. Singapore Med J. 2010;51:116-9 pubmed
    ..The remaining (5.5 percent) had other kinds of anaemia or required confirmatory tests. ID is common among 18 to 25-year-old Iranian female university students. Iron supplementation is thus required for the target group. ..
  31. Shahsiah R, Khademalhosseini M, Mehrdad N, Ramezani F, Nadji S. Human papillomavirus genotypes in Iranian patients with cervical cancer. Pathol Res Pract. 2011;207:754-7 pubmed publisher
    ..High frequency of HPV 16 and low frequency of HPV 18 were found in this study. Information about HPV genotype distribution is important in cervical cancer screening and prevention. ..
  32. Esfahani M, Harandi Z, Movasat M, Nikdel M, Adelpour M, Momeni A, et al. Memantine for axonal loss of optic neuritis. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2012;250:863-9 pubmed publisher
    ..01). However, temporal quadrant thickness was not different between two groups (P = 0.35). Memantine was effective in reduction of RNFL thinning, although this structural difference was not associated with improved visual function. ..
  33. Nejatbakhsh R, Kabir Salmani M, Dimitriadis E, Hosseini A, Taheripanah R, Sadeghi Y, et al. Subcellular localization of L-selectin ligand in the endometrium implies a novel function for pinopodes in endometrial receptivity. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2012;10:46 pubmed publisher
  34. Rajabi P, Alaee M, Mousavizadeh K, Samadikuchaksaraei A. Altered expression of TNFSF4 and TRAF2 mRNAs in peripheral blood mononuclear cells in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: association with atherosclerotic symptoms and lupus nephritis. Inflamm Res. 2012;61:1347-54 pubmed publisher
    ..The association of SLE disease activity index (SLEDAI) and clinical features of SLE with altered expression levels of TNFSF4 and TRAF2 mRNAs were also evaluated...
  35. Karami H, Mazloomfard M, Lotfi B, Alizadeh A, Javanmard B. Ultrasonography-guided PNL in comparison with laparoscopic ureterolithotomy in the management of large proximal ureteral stone. Int Braz J Urol. 2013;39:22-8; discussion 29 pubmed publisher
    ..According to our study, percutaneous nephrolithotomy under ultrasonography guidance is comparable with the laparoscopic ureterolithotomy for the treatment of proximal ureteral stones larger than 1 cm. ..
  36. Hoseinabadi R, Pourbakht A, Yazdani N, Kouhi A, Kamali M. The effects of abnormality of cVEMP and oVEMP on rehabilitation outcomes in patients with idiopathic benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2016;273:643-8 pubmed publisher
    ..06, 2.00, respectively). In BPPV patients with cVEMP or oVEMP abnormalities, QoL is more compromised in comparison with that in BPPV patients without these dysfunctions. Otolith dysfunction enhances the negative effects of BPPV on QoL. ..
  37. Hadadi M, Ghoseiri K, Fardipour S, Kashani R, Asadi F, Asghari A. The Persian version of satisfaction assessment module of Orthotics and Prosthetics Users' Survey. Disabil Health J. 2016;9:90-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Dimensionality assessment revealed that Persian OPUS-SM is a unidimensional measure. The adapted and translated Persian OPUS-SM is a reliable and validated measure. ..
  38. Farashi S, Vakili S, Garous N, Ashki M, Forouzesh Pour F, Zeinali F, et al. Identification of Mutations Causing Aberrant Termination and Deficient Splice Donor Site on the HBA1 Gene. Hemoglobin. 2016;40:38-43 pubmed publisher
    ..This study describes hematological manifestations of subjects carrying some novel mutations comparable to the reported phenotype of α(+)-thal trait. ..
  39. Nafissi S, Kazemi H, Tiraihi T, Beladi Moghadam N, Faghihzadeh S, Faghihzadeh E, et al. Intraspinal delivery of bone marrow stromal cell-derived neural stem cells in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: A safety and feasibility study. J Neurol Sci. 2016;362:174-81 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, intraspinal injection of bone marrow derived neural stem cells appears to be safe. Patients experienced a temporary stabilization for the first few months post-injection and then gradually deteriorated. ..
  40. Ghavidel Parsa B, Bidari A, Maafi A, Hassankhani A, Hajiabbasi A, Montazeri A, et al. The impact of fibromyalgia on health status according to the types, demographic background and pain index. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2016;34:S134-9 pubmed
    ..Further, WPI probably is the most important single indicator of disease severity and quality of life in FM. ..
  41. Hedayat K, Karbakhsh M, Ghiasi M, Goodarzi A, Fakour Y, Akbari Z, et al. Quality of life in patients with vitiligo: a cross-sectional study based on Vitiligo Quality of Life index (VitiQoL). Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2016;14:86 pubmed publisher
    ..Focusing on patient's life quality is an important entity in the management of vitiligo patients; relevant supportive group-based consultations and therapies are also important arms when approaching vitiligo. ..
  42. Farnia P, Ghanavi J, Saif S, Farnia P, Velayati A. Association of Interferon-? Receptor-1 Gene Polymorphism with Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Infection among Iranian Patients with Pulmonary Disease. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017;97:57-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these data, we propose SNP of IFNGR1 at position-56 as a suitable "biomarker" for identifying populations at higher risk of infection. ..
  43. Talaie H, Emami H, Yadegarinia D, Nava Ocampo A, Massoud J, Azmoudeh M, et al. Randomized trial of a single, double and triple dose of 10 mg/kg of a human formulation of triclabendazole in patients with fascioliasis. Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2004;31:777-82 pubmed
    ..No cases of toxic hepatitis were observed. 6. In conclusion, oral administration of 10 mg/kg of the human pharmaceutical preparation of triclabendazole for 1-3 days is safe and effective in the treatment of human fascioliasis. ..
  44. Moayyeri A, Daryani N, Bahrami H, Haghpanah B, Nayyer Habibi A, Sadatsafavi M. Clinical course of ulcerative colitis in patients with and without primary sclerosing cholangitis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2005;20:366-70 pubmed
    ..045 and 0.032, respectively). Development of PSC in patients with UC might have a positive effect on colonic disease. Further investigations to evaluate the basis of this improvement are warranted. ..
  45. Kashanian M, Akbarian A, Baradaran H, Samiee M. Effect of membrane sweeping at term pregnancy on duration of pregnancy and labor induction: a randomized trial. Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2006;62:41-4 pubmed
    ..12 of the 101 women (6 in each group) had cesarean section performed, but there was no difference between the two groups. Sweeping of membranes at 39 weeks of gestation has no significant clinical effect on the duration of pregnancy. ..
  46. Mohseni M, Arasteh S, Alizadeh F. Preventing retrograde stone displacement during pneumatic lithotripsy for ureteral calculi using lidocaine jelly. Urology. 2006;68:505-7 pubmed
    ..To assess the efficacy of lubricating jelly instillation proximal to the upper ureteral calculi during lithotripsy on the prevention of retrograde stone displacement and the stone-free rate...
  47. Ordookhani A, Mirmiran P, Walfish P, Azizi F. Transient neonatal hypothyroidism is associated with elevated serum anti-thyroglobulin antibody levels in newborns and their mothers. J Pediatr. 2007;150:315-7, 317.e2 pubmed
    ..7%) of those with "transient hyperthyrotropinemia and normal" diagnoses (P = .0005), but positivity was similar in newborns with transient hyperthyrotropinemia versus normal neonates (P = .397). ..
  48. Zargar Shoshtari M, Shadpour P, Robat Moradi N, Moslemi M. Hydatid cyst of urinary tract: 11 cases at a single center. Urol J. 2007;4:41-5 pubmed
    ..Radiological and serologic studies, although indicative, cannot confirm the diagnosis, and only pathologic examination after surgical removal can confirm echinococcal infection. ..
  49. Ghasemi Moridani S, Yazdi I. Adenoid ameloblastoma with dentinoid: a case report. Arch Iran Med. 2008;11:110-2 pubmed
    ..In this report, a 19-year-old female with a maxillary tumor, microscopically consistent with previously reported cases of adenoid ameloblastoma with dentinoid is presented. ..
  50. Alaeddini M, Khalili M, Tirgary F, Etemad Moghadam S. Argyrophilic proteins of nucleolar organizer regions (AgNORs) in salivary gland mucoepidermoid carcinoma and its relation to histological grade. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2008;105:758-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the cellular proliferation rate of major and minor salivary gland mucoepidermoid carcinomas (MECs) by quantitative analysis of AgNOR and to determine its relation to histopathologic grading...
  51. Shidfar F, Keshavarz A, Hosseyni S, Ameri A, Yarahmadi S. Effects of omega-3 fatty acid supplements on serum lipids, apolipoproteins and malondialdehyde in type 2 diabetes patients. East Mediterr Health J. 2008;14:305-13 pubmed
    ..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. ..
  52. Fotouhi A, Hashemi H, Khabazkhoob M, Mohammad K. Prevalence and risk factors of pterygium and pinguecula: the Tehran Eye Study. Eye (Lond). 2009;23:1125-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The overall prevalence rates were 1.3 and 22.5% for pterygium and pinguecula, respectively. The comparison of the results with those reported from other areas of the world suggests lower prevalence rates in Tehran. ..
  53. Mohammadpour A, Yekta Z, Nikbakht Nasrabadi A, Mohraz M. Coming to terms with a diagnosis of HIV in Iran: a phenomenological study. J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care. 2009;20:249-59 pubmed publisher
    ..Iran needs more education, counseling, testing facilities, and support programs to encourage people to get tested for HIV and to help them deal with a positive test result. ..
  54. Maghsudlu M, Nasizadeh S, Abolghasemi H, Ahmadyar S. Blood donation and donor recruitment in Iran from 1998 through 2007: ten years' experience. Transfusion. 2009;49:2346-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Educating blood donors and the public about the continuous need for a sufficient blood supply in every community is equally important and times where supply exceeds demand should be avoided at the most. ..
  55. Rahimi Movaghar V, Moradi Lakeh M, Rasouli M, Vaccaro A. Burden of spinal cord injury in Tehran, Iran. Spinal Cord. 2010;48:492-7 pubmed publisher
    ..0), which has 0.7 DALY per 1000 people in Tehran in 2008. This study showed a high burden for SCI. Identifying the risk factors of SCI, and performing cost-effective preventive interventions for reducing burden of SCI is recommended. ..
  56. Vanaki Z, Vagharseyyedin S. Organizational commitment, work environment conditions, and life satisfaction among Iranian nurses. Nurs Health Sci. 2009;11:404-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The implementation of a comprehensive program to improve the work conditions and life satisfaction of nurses could enhance their organizational commitment. ..
  57. Kashkouli M, Pakdel F, Amani A, Asefi M, Aghai G, Falavarjani K. A modified Schirmer test in dry eye and normal subjects: open versus closed eye and 1-minute versus 5-minute tests. Cornea. 2010;29:384-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess the results of 1-minute and 5-minute Schirmer test (ST) when eyes are open (STo) and closed (STc) in normal subjects and patients with dry eye disease...
  58. Safarinejad M, Shafiei N, Safarinejad S. The association of glutathione-S-transferase gene polymorphisms (GSTM1, GSTT1, GSTP1) with idiopathic male infertility. J Hum Genet. 2010;55:565-70 pubmed publisher
    ..44; 95% CI: 0.29-0.78, P=0.004). These results support the hypothesis of increased risk of GSTM1 or GSTT1null genotypes for developing infertility, but the nondeletion GSTM1 and GSTT1genotypes emerged as protective factors. ..
  59. Bastani F, Hashemi S, Bastani N, Haghani H. Impact of preconception health education on health locus of control and self-efficacy in women. East Mediterr Health J. 2010;16:396-401 pubmed
    ..It was concluded that a short-term health education may empower women to adopt healthy lifestyles. ..
  60. Safarinejad M, Shafiei N, Safarinejad S. Association of the (TAAAA)n repeat and Asp327Asn polymorphisms in the sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) gene with idiopathic male infertility and relation to serum SHBG concentrations. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2011;123:37-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Multicenter large scale studies are warranted to better elucidate the role of SHBG gene polymorphism in male infertility. ..
  61. Jalilvand S, Tornesello M, Buonaguro F, Buonaguro L, Naraghi Z, Shoja Z, et al. Molecular epidemiology of human herpesvirus 8 variants in Kaposi's sarcoma from Iranian patients. Virus Res. 2012;163:644-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, HHV-8 variants identified among classic Iranian KS are largely related to Eurasian genotypes previously identified in KS from Mediterranean, Middle East, and East Asian regions. ..
  62. Javanbakht M, Baradaran H, Mashayekhi A, Haghdoost A, Khamseh M, Kharazmi E, et al. Cost-of-illness analysis of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Iran. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e26864 pubmed publisher
    ..Identification of effective new strategies for the control of diabetes and its complications is a public health priority. ..
  63. Mohamadi Hasel K, Besharat M, Abdolhoseini A, Alaei Nasab S, Niknam S. Relationships of personality factors to perceived stress, depression, and oral lichen planus severity. Int J Behav Med. 2013;20:286-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Additionally, interventions that enhance individual protective factors may be beneficial in reducing stress and depression in some severe diseases. ..
  64. Bandarian F, Hedayati M, Daneshpour M, Naseri M, Azizi F. Genetic polymorphisms in the APOA1 gene and their relationship with serum HDL cholesterol levels. Lipids. 2013;48:1207-16 pubmed publisher
    ..11:116707018 could predict the HDL-C level independently. Variant rs2070665 was protective against low-HDL-C levels while variants rs121912724 and Chr.11:116707018 were risk factors for that in our population. ..
  65. Bidoki A, Harsini S, Sadr M, Soltani S, Mohammadzadeh M, Najafi S, et al. NLRP3 gene polymorphisms in Iranian patients with recurrent aphthous stomatitis. J Oral Pathol Med. 2016;45:136-40 pubmed publisher
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