Ali Akbar Haghdoost

Summary

Affiliation: Kerman University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rising incidence of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus in Kerman, Iran
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:364-70. 2008
  2. pmc Size Estimation of Groups at High Risk of HIV/AIDS using Network Scale Up in Kerman, Iran
    Mostafa Shokoohi
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 3:471-6. 2012
  3. pmc The projection of burden of disease in Islamic Republic of Iran to 2025
    Razieh Khajehkazemi
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    PLoS ONE 8:e76881. 2013
  4. pmc Survey for asymptomatic malaria cases in low transmission settings of Iran under elimination programme
    Samaneh Zoghi
    Malaria and Vector Research Group MVRG, Biotechnology Research Center BRC, Institut Pasteur Iran, Tehran, P, O, BOX 1316943551, Iran
    Malar J 11:126. 2012
  5. pmc Effect of extremely low frequency electromagnetic field exposure on sleep quality in high voltage substations
    Tayebeh Barsam
    Department of Occupational Health, School of Public Health and Center for Air Pollution Research CAPR, Institute for Environmental Research IER, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iranian J Environ Health Sci Eng 9:15. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring maternal mortality in relation to socioeconomic factors in Iran
    Farzaneh Zolala
    Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV AIDS Surveillance, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Singapore Med J 53:684-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Modelling of malaria temporal variations in Iran
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Centre, Kerman University of Medical Science, Kerman, Iran
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1501-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the interaction between Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in humans
    A A Haghdoost
    Kerman University of Medical Science, Physiology Research Centre, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 44:33-43. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal malaria during pregnancy and infant mortality rate: critical literature review and a new analytical approach
    Ali A Haghdoost
    Kerman University of Medical Science, Physiology Research Centre, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 44:98-104. 2007
  10. pmc Medical student and academic staff perceptions of role models: an analytical cross-sectional study
    Ali A Haghdoost
    Education Development Centre, Deputy of Education, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Postal code 7618747653, Kerman, Iran
    BMC Med Educ 6:9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Abbas Bahrampour
  • Shahrzad Mazhari
  • Nouzar Nakhaee
  • Hamid Najafipour
  • Iraj Sharifi
  • Willi McFarland
  • Masoumeh Amin-Esmaeili
  • Faran Emmanuel
  • Ali Mirzazadeh
  • Jonathan Cox
  • Polychronis Kostoulas
  • F Heidari
  • Goli Chamani
  • Masoumeh Sadeghi
  • Padideh Ghaeli
  • Tom Smith
  • Aryan Esmaeili
  • N D Alexander
  • Mohammad Karamouzian
  • Mohammad Reza Baneshi
  • Farzaneh Zolala
  • Mostafa Shokoohi
  • Maryam Nasirian
  • Razieh Khajehkazemi
  • Hamid Sharifi
  • Sana Eybpoosh
  • Ahmad Naghibzadeh-Tahami
  • Kianoush Kamali
  • Elham Mohebbi
  • Mehdi Osooli
  • Maryam Jalali
  • Abbas Sedaghat
  • Soodabeh Navadeh
  • Leily Sajadi
  • Shahla Kakoei
  • Behnam Sadeghirad
  • Saeedeh Farajzadeh
  • Yasan Kazemzadeh
  • Khodadad Sheikhzadeh
  • Sodaif Darvishmoghadam
  • Mohammad Javad Zahedi
  • Narges Khanjani
  • Morteza Akbari
  • Arash Shahravan
  • Ehsan Mostafavi
  • Ahmad Raeisi
  • Maryam Rad
  • Mohammad Amin Ghatee
  • Mohammad Mehdi Gouya
  • Masoud Parirokh
  • Noushin Fahimfar
  • Samaneh Zoghi
  • Tayebeh Barsam
  • Sodaif Darvish Moghaddam
  • Maryam Hakimi Parizi
  • Mina Mahdavian
  • Fatemeh Jahanbakhsh
  • Masoud Zeinali
  • Mohammad Moradi-Joo
  • Azadeh Mohebbi
  • Amireh Heshmatkhah
  • Zohre Foroozanfar
  • Vahid Yazdi Feyzabadi
  • Azal Ahmadi
  • Elham Karimi Goughari
  • Mahmoud Aghaee-Afshar
  • Ahad Ashrafi-Asgarabad
  • Kayhan Azadmanesh
  • Simin Saryazdi
  • Razieh Khajekazemi
  • Vahid Reza Borhaninejad
  • Abbas Pardakhty
  • Behrooz Vares
  • Joanna Vogel
  • Mahdieh Khalilyzade
  • Maryam Akbari
  • Mohammad Mehdi Hayatbakhsh Abbasi
  • Reza Tabrizi
  • Saman Mohammadi
  • Ali Reza Fekri
  • Hosniyeh Alizaeh
  • Ahmad Maghsoodi
  • Amir Reza Nabipour
  • Bahman Nazemzadegan
  • Roja Nikaeen
  • Maryam Hesampour
  • Hossein Hessari
  • Elham Kamali
  • Ali Reza Razzaghi
  • Saeedeh Haji-Maghsoodi

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. doi request reprint Rising incidence of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus in Kerman, Iran
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:364-70. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate the incidence trend of different gastric and esophageal cancers in Kerman, southeast Iran...
  2. pmc Size Estimation of Groups at High Risk of HIV/AIDS using Network Scale Up in Kerman, Iran
    Mostafa Shokoohi
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 3:471-6. 2012
    ..To estimate the size of groups at high risk of HIV, Network Scale UP (NSU), an indirect method, was used...
  3. pmc The projection of burden of disease in Islamic Republic of Iran to 2025
    Razieh Khajehkazemi
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    PLoS ONE 8:e76881. 2013
    ..This study aims to estimate Burden of Disease and Injury (BOD) in Iran up to 2025 due to four broad cause groups using Disability-Adjusted Life Year (DALY)...
  4. pmc Survey for asymptomatic malaria cases in low transmission settings of Iran under elimination programme
    Samaneh Zoghi
    Malaria and Vector Research Group MVRG, Biotechnology Research Center BRC, Institut Pasteur Iran, Tehran, P, O, BOX 1316943551, Iran
    Malar J 11:126. 2012
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  5. pmc Effect of extremely low frequency electromagnetic field exposure on sleep quality in high voltage substations
    Tayebeh Barsam
    Department of Occupational Health, School of Public Health and Center for Air Pollution Research CAPR, Institute for Environmental Research IER, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iranian J Environ Health Sci Eng 9:15. 2012
    ..90 ± 1.67hours). Although there was a higher percentage for the case group with poor sleep quality than the control group, but no statistically significant difference was observed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring maternal mortality in relation to socioeconomic factors in Iran
    Farzaneh Zolala
    Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV AIDS Surveillance, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Singapore Med J 53:684-9. 2012
    ..In this study, the relationship between maternal deaths and factors such as socioeconomic development and the proportion of medical professionals in Iran was examined...
  7. doi request reprint Modelling of malaria temporal variations in Iran
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Centre, Kerman University of Medical Science, Kerman, Iran
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1501-8. 2008
    ..To model the temporal variations in malaria episodes in a hypo-endemic area of Iran and to assess the feasibility of an epidemic early warning system...
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis of the interaction between Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in humans
    A A Haghdoost
    Kerman University of Medical Science, Physiology Research Centre, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 44:33-43. 2007
    ..This study aimed to quantify the interaction between Plasmodium falciparum and R vivax and the sources of heterogeneity between studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal malaria during pregnancy and infant mortality rate: critical literature review and a new analytical approach
    Ali A Haghdoost
    Kerman University of Medical Science, Physiology Research Centre, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 44:98-104. 2007
    ..On the other hand, acquired maternal immunity may protect infants against malaria infection or disease. This study assesses these two opposite effects simultaneously...
  10. pmc Medical student and academic staff perceptions of role models: an analytical cross-sectional study
    Ali A Haghdoost
    Education Development Centre, Deputy of Education, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Postal code 7618747653, Kerman, Iran
    BMC Med Educ 6:9. 2006
    ..It also assessed what characteristics constitute a 'role model' from the point of view of students and staff...
  11. ncbi request reprint The interaction between physical activity and fasting on the serum lipid profile during Ramadan
    A A Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Jomhoori Islamic Boulevard, Kerman 7618747653, Iran
    Singapore Med J 50:897-901. 2009
    ..In this study, we compared the patterns of the lipid profile changes in those who engaged in regular physical activity with those who did not...
  12. pmc HIV prevalence and related risk behaviours among female sex workers in Iran: results of the national biobehavioural survey, 2010
    Leily Sajadi
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Sex Transm Infect 89:iii37-40. 2013
    ..To determine the prevalence of HIV and related behavioural risks among Iranian female sex workers (FSW) via the first national biobehavioural surveillance survey...
  13. doi request reprint HIV prevalence and related risk behaviors in men who have sex with men, Yemen 2011
    Ali Mirzazadeh
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    AIDS Behav 18:S11-8. 2014
    ..No time should be lost in intervening to prevent further expansion of the epidemic to levels already seen among MSM outside the Middle East. ..
  14. pmc Lifetime Abortion of Female Sex Workers in Iran: Findings of a National Bio-Behavioural Survey In 2010
    Mohammad Karamouzian
    HIV STI Surveillance Research Center, and WHO Collaborating Center for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    PLoS ONE 11:e0166042. 2016
    ..As our understanding of contraceptive and abortion practices of Iranian FSWs is very limited, this study tries to assess the dynamics of contraception and abortion among this sub-population...
  15. pmc Correlates of HIV Testing among Female Sex Workers in Iran: Findings of a National Bio-Behavioural Surveillance Survey
    Mostafa Shokoohi
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    PLoS ONE 11:e0147587. 2016
    ..However, their HIV testing practices are poorly understood. The aim of this study was to investigate testing and its associated factors among HIV negative FSWs...
  16. ncbi request reprint Estimating the relapse risk of Plasmodium vivax in Iran under national chemotherapy scheme using a novel method
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Centre, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 43:168-72. 2006
    ..This study aimed to estimate the relapse risk of Plasmodium vivax under national chemotherapy scheme using a novel method, and assessed its pattern in Kahnooj, a malaria endemic area in Iran...
  17. pmc Spatio-Temporal History of HIV-1 CRF35_AD in Afghanistan and Iran
    Sana Eybpoosh
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    PLoS ONE 11:e0156499. 2016
    ..Potential factors contributing to viral exchange between Afghanistan and Iran could be injection drug networks and mass migration of Afghan refugees and labours to Iran, which calls for extensive preventive efforts. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparing the results of light microscopy with the results of PCR method in the diagnosis of Plasmodium vivax
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Centre, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 43:53-7. 2006
    ..In this study we checked the accuracy of light microscopy using the results of PCR as gold standard in Iran...
  19. ncbi request reprint Can Religious Beliefs be a Protective Factor for Suicidal Behavior? A Decision Tree Analysis in a Mid-Sized City in Iran, 2013
    Mohammad Reza Baneshi
    Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Relig Health . 2016
    ..Based on the decision tree, religious beliefs among people with a high number of stressful life events might not be a dissuading factor. Such subjects need more family support and problem-solving skills...
  20. doi request reprint Population-based survey on STI-associated symptoms and health-seeking behaviours among Iranian adults
    Maryam Nasirian
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Center for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Sex Transm Infect 92:232-9. 2016
    ..We aimed to estimate the STI-associated symptom prevalence and care-seeking patterns in the general population of Iran...
  21. pmc Care Seeking Patterns of STIs-Associated Symptoms in Iran: Findings of a Population-Based Survey
    Maryam Nasirian
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Int J Health Policy Manag 5:5-11. 2015
    ..People's preference between public and private service providers is another important part of developing a well-functioning STIs surveillance system...
  22. ncbi request reprint Application of a Network Scale-up Method to Estimate the Size of Population of Breast, Ovarian/Cervical, Prostate and Bladder Cancers
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran E mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 16:3273-7. 2015
    ..3 per 100000 Kerman city population. NSU values provide a usable but not very precise way of estimating the size of subpopulations in the context of the four major cancers (breast, ovary/ cervix, prostate, and bladder). ..
  23. doi request reprint Predictors of missing data when asking parents about their children's diet based on "Oral Health Situation of Iranian Children" Survey
    Arash Shahravan
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 33:100-3. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate predictors which affect unresponsiveness to diet questions based on " Oral Health Situation of Iranian Children" Survey carried out in 1998...
  24. pmc HIV prevalence and risk behaviours among people who inject drugs in Iran: the 2010 National Surveillance Survey
    Razieh Khajehkazemi
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Sex Transm Infect 89:iii29-32. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence of HIV and related risk behaviours among people who inject drugs (PWID) in Iran...
  25. pmc HIV trend among Iranian prisoners in 1990s and 2000s; analysis of aggregated data from HIV sentinel sero-surveys
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Harm Reduct J 10:32. 2013
    ..Using the aggregated data of all sentinel sero-surveys (1991 to 2007), this study aimed to report the HIV trend among Iranian prisoners...
  26. pmc Can Opium Use Contribute to a Higher Risk of Colorectal Cancers? A Matched Case-control Study in Iran
    Ahmad Naghibzadeh-Tahami
    Physiology Research Center, Institute of Neuropharmacology, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Iran J Public Health 45:1322-1331. 2016
    ..This study aimed to investigate the association between opioid use and the incidence of CRCs...
  27. pmc Pathways to Addiction: A Gender-Based Study on Drug Use in a Triangular Clinic and Drop-in Center, Kerman, Iran
    Farzaneh Zolala
    Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
    Int J High Risk Behav Addict 5:e22320. 2016
    ..Addiction is characterized differently among women and men, and they begin using drugs for different reasons and motives...
  28. pmc The Frequency of High-Risk Behaviors Among Iranian College Students Using Indirect Methods: Network Scale-Up and Crosswise Model
    Yasan Kazemzadeh
    HIV STI Surveillance Research Center, WHO Collaborating Center for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
    Int J High Risk Behav Addict 5:e25130. 2016
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Effect of health disorders on the hazard of culling on the first or second lactation in Iranian dairy herds
    Hamid Sharifi
    Department of Food Hygiene and Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Postal Code 7616914111, Kerman, Iran
    Prev Vet Med 109:144-7. 2013
    ..Parity and milk-yield were identified as confounder and effect modifier, respectively. The risk of culling in the presence of uterine infection or traumatic reticulo-peritonitis increased with decreasing milk yield...
  30. pmc HIV prevalence and related risk behaviours among prisoners in Iran: results of the national biobehavioural survey, 2009
    Soodabeh Navadeh
    Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Sex Transm Infect 89:iii33-6. 2013
    ..To estimate the prevalence of HIV and related risk behaviours among prisoners in Iran in 2009...
  31. ncbi request reprint Modelling of H1N1 flu in Iran
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 12:533-41. 2009
    ..This pandemic calls for urgent preparedness to mitigate its impact as much as possible. Employing this knowledge, we simulated a model of the outbreak of H1N1 in two cities of Iran (middle size: Kerman and metropolitan: Tehran)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Spatial correlations of population and ecological factors with distribution of visceral leishmaniasis cases in southwestern Iran
    Mohammad Amin Ghatee
    Leishmaniasis Research Center, Kerman, Iran
    J Vector Borne Dis 50:179-87. 2013
    ..A geospatial information system study was developed to determine the distribution of visceral leishmaniasis (VL) cases in relation to population, climatic and environmental factors in Fars province, southwest of Iran...
  33. pmc Assessment of the impact of the malaria elimination programme on the burden of disease morbidity in endemic areas of Iran
    Khodadad Sheikhzadeh
    Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Malar J 15:209. 2016
    ....
  34. pmc Comparison between intralesional injection of zinc sulfate 2 % solution and intralesional meglumine antimoniate in the treatment of acute old world dry type cutaneous leishmaniasis: a randomized double-blind clinical trial
    Saeedeh Farajzadeh
    Leishmaniasis Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Parasit Dis 40:935-9. 2016
    ..4, 95 % CI 0.7-2.9; complete treatment: HR 1.3, 95 % CI 0.6-2.8]. The results of this study showed that the intralesional injection of ZS 2 % solution was as effective as glucantime on the healing of the acute old world dry type CL. ..
  35. pmc Review of Clinical Spectrum of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in a General Population; A Study from South-East Iran
    Sodaif Darvishmoghadam
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Middle East J Dig Dis 8:310-317. 2016
    ..0001), and anxiety (p <0=0001). CONCLUSION GERD as a common disorder in our region was seen more in elderly and female patients and was associated with some anthropometric, metabolic, medical conditions, and behavioral habits...
  36. doi request reprint How sex work becomes an option: Experiences of female sex workers in Kerman, Iran
    Mohammad Karamouzian
    a Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Cult Health Sex 18:58-70. 2016
    ..Despite the illegal status of their work, sex workers' needs should be recognised across all aspects of policy and legislation. ..
  37. doi request reprint Epidemiology of diabetes mellitus, pre-diabetes, undiagnosed and uncontrolled diabetes and its predictors in general population aged 15 to 75 years: A community-based study (KERCADRS) in southeastern Iran
    Hamid Najafipour
    Physiology Research Center, Institute of Neuropharmacology, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Diabetes 7:613-21. 2015
    ..The goal of this research was to measure the age-sex standardized prevalence of pre-diabetes (pre-DM) and diabetes (DM), and the effectiveness of diabetes management (using HbA1C as the indicator) in an urban area in Iran...
  38. doi request reprint Opium as a Risk Factor for Bladder Cancer: A Population-based Case-control Study in Iran
    Morteza Akbari
    Medical Informatics Research Center, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 18:567-71. 2015
    ..Consumption of opium and its derivatives, maybe a risk factor possibly in Iran. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between consumption of opium and its derivatives and the incidence of BC...
  39. ncbi request reprint The application of network scale up method on estimating the prevalence of some disabilities in the southeast of Iran
    Elham Mohebbi
    Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Res Health Sci 14:272-5. 2014
    ..We assessed the capability of NSU to estimate persons living with a disability being a middle population (neither non-hidden nor hidden populations) in the Southeast of Iran (Kerman City, southeast Iran)...
  40. doi request reprint Epidemiology and heterogeneity of hypertension in Iran: a systematic review
    Ali Akbar Haghdoost
    Physiology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 11:444-52. 2008
    ..It seems that the overall prevalence of hypertension in Iran is considerable. Iranian health system should pay more attention to control and treatment of hypertension in general population...
  41. ncbi request reprint Modeling of human immunodeficiency virus modes of transmission in Iran
    Maryam Nasirian
    Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV AIDS Surveillance, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Res Health Sci 12:81-7. 2012
    ..Modeling is one of the effective methods where there is inadequate data. We used the modes of transmission (MOT) model to predict the transmission of HIV infection in Iran...
  42. ncbi request reprint Social hidden groups size analyzing: application of count regression models for excess zeros
    Maryam Jalali
    Regional Knowledge Hub for HIV AIDS Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    J Res Health Sci 13:143-50. 2013
    ..Therefore, the questions to be addressed are to compare performance of alternative count regression models; and to investigate whether characteristics of respondents affect their responses...
  43. pmc The frequency of medically compromised patients in endodontic offices in iran
    Masoud Parirokh
    Oral and Dental Diseases Research Center, Dental School, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Iran Endod J 8:48-51. 2013
    ..Based on this need, the present investigation was conducted to assess the frequency of systemic disease among patients referred to endodontic private practice in three main cities in Iran...
  44. doi request reprint Xerostomia after radiotherapy and its effect on quality of life in head and neck cancer patients
    Shahla Kakoei
    Kerman Neuroscience Research Center, Kerman, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:214-8. 2012
    ..Xerostomia is one of the one complications following radiotherapy that can affect quality of life (QoL). This study aims to assess the severity of xerostomia in patients with head and neck cancers after radiotherapy and its effect on QoL...
  45. doi request reprint Trend in dental research output in Iran over a period of 20 years (1990-2009)
    Masoumeh Sadeghi
    Kerman Oral and Dental Diseases Research Centre, Kerman, Iran
    Int Dent J 62:84-9. 2012
    ..The number of scientific papers is a conventional metric for the measurement of a country's research performance in a particular area...
  46. pmc Incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma in southeast iran
    Sodaif Darvish Moghaddam
    Department of Internal Medicine, Afzalipour School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
    Hepat Mon 10:270-4. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to extract the HCC incidence rate in the province of Kerman, located in southern part of Iran, and compare the data with other parts of the country...
  47. pmc Epidemiology of major depressive disorder in iran: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Behnam Sadeghirad
    Neuroscience Research Centre, Kerman University of Medical Sciences KUMS, Kerman, Iran
    Int J Prev Med 1:81-91. 2010
    ..There are a large number of primary researches on the prevalence of major depressive disorder (MDD) in Iran; however, their findings are varied considerably. A systematic review was performed in order to summarize the findings...
  48. ncbi request reprint The internal consistency of medical students' scores in their physiopathology and clinical courses
    Aryan Esmaeili
    Dept Educational Development Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Jomhoori Islami Blvd, 7618747653, Kerman, Iran
    Indian J Med Sci 62:267-74. 2008
    ..To quantify the internal consistency of medical students' scores...
  49. ncbi request reprint Related factors to disparity of diabetes care in Iran
    Ali Mirzazadeh
    Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Physiology Research Centre, Kerman, Iran
    Med Sci Monit 15:PH32-6. 2009
    ..We determined, in Iranian patients with diabetes mellitus, the prevalence of inadequate glycemic control and its predictors...