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Original Contribution/Clinical Investigation

Irritable bowel syndrome and smoking

Mehmet Rami Helvaci, Orhan Ayyildiz, Mustafa Cem Algin, Yusuf Aydin, Abdulrazak Abyad, Lesley Pocock
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93130

Assessment of Coronary Artery Involvement and Its Relevant Factors in Children with Kawasaki Disease
Mahsa Besharati, Sajad Rezvan, Mohammadhossein Arjmandnia
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93134

Effectiveness of positive thinking skills on Life expectancy and self-concept in patients with multiple sclerosis
Maryam Talebloo, Gholamreza Zakeripour
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93131

The relationship between prolonged sitting position and adaptive alterations in lumbar spine and pelvic range of motion in cyclists with chronic low back pain
Sara Zamiri
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93132

Risk factors of suicide attempt in Iran
Zahra Bazargani, Marjan Anvar, Ali Fakhri
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93133

Comparison of the Effects of Religious Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (RCBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Sertraline on Depression in Patients after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: a Randomized Controlled Trial
Seyed Hamzeh Hosseini, Alireza Rafiei, Ali Gaemian, Abdolhakim Tirgari, Aliasghar Zakavi, Jamshid Yazdani, Jafar Bolhari, Mahmood Golzari, Zahra Esmaeili Douki, Nazanin Vaezzadeh
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93135

The Effectiveness of Cognitive-Existential Group Therapy on Reducing Demoralization in the Elderly
Roya Marsa, Bahman Bahmani, Maede Naghiyaee, Somayeh Barekati
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93136

Low-dose versus high-dose vitamin D supplementation and pregnancy outcome in gestational diabetes
Farahnaz Keshavarzi, Anisodowleh Nankali, Farzaneh Azizi, Maryam Hematti
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93137

Endothelial function and flow-mediated dilation of brachial artery in pre-eclampsia: colour Doppler ultrasound study
Negin Rezavand, Firoozeh Veisi, Maryam Zangeneh, Seyede Sepide Naghibi,
Seyed Mohammad Saleh Seyedzadeh, Mansour Rezaei

DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93138

Investigating the Factors Affecting Short-Term Mortality Rate in Patients with Acute Chest Pain
Ali Bidari, Mehran Sotoodehnia, Mahdi Rezai, Reza Mosaddegh, Mohamad Tahmasbi Sisakht
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93139

Relationship between Mortality Rate of Patients with Acute Chest Pain and Time Trends of Request to Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services in Tehran, Iran
Ali Bidari, Mehran Sotoodehnia, Mahdi Rezai, Reza Mosaddegh, Mohamad Tahmasbi Sisakht
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93140

An Investigation of the Effect of Listening to the Voice of the Holy Quran on Vital Signs and Consciousness Level of the Patients Admitted to the ICU Wards of Zabol University of Medical Sciences Hospitals
Ali Akbar Nasiri, Hossein Shahdadi, Ali Mansouri, Hossein Lakzaei
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93142

Comparative study on the effect of oral consumption of isotonic and water fluids on thirst, nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery in the ICU unit
Khadijeh Nasiriani, Kamran Ghods, Malihe Ghazvini
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93143

The Effect of Massage of Hugo Point on Severity of Pain in Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Shahla Najafi Doulatabad, Mohamad Taher Rezanejad, Ardeshir Afrasiabifar, Reza Chaman
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93141

Population and Community Studies

Years of potential life lost in the south of Iran in 2011 and 2015: A population-based study
Vahid Rahmanian, Karamatollah Rahmanian, Elham Mansoorian, Abdolreza Sotoodeh Jahromi, Abdolhossein Madani
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93144

The family centered empowerment program can relieve stress, anxiety, and depression of heart failure patients' family caregivers
Shahram Etemadifar, Masoud Bahrami, Mohsen Shahriari, Fereydoon Khayeri,
Reza Masoudi, Seyed Mohammad Afzali

DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93145

Dimensions of developmental function of family in predicting the executive functions of deaf students
Sakineh Soltani Kuhbanani
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93146

Epidemiologic Study of Colposcopy in Clinical Centers of Kermanshah, Iran, during 2006 to 2011
Maryam Zangeneh, Maryam Hematti, Nasrin Jalilian, Seyedeh Nakisa Niknejad
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93147

The Effectiveness of Group Hope Therapy Training on Psychological Well-Being and Resilience in Divorced Women
Parvin Abbasi, Fatemeh Mahmoodi, Arash Ziapour, Fatemeh Dehghan, Elham Parvane
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93149

Effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy on Death Anxiety and Death Obsession in the Elderly
Akram Bayati, Parvin Abbasi, Arash Ziapour, Elham Parvane, Fatemeh Dehghan
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93148

The correlation between spiritual wellbeing and depression in elderly patients with cancer in Iran
Manizheh Amirmohamadi, Fariba Borhani, Mehrzad Kiani, Amir Almasi-Hashiani, Bahar Naghavi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93152

The effect of anger management training through cognitive-behavioural procedure on reducing marital conflicts
Nazanin Tayebi, Farag Lotfi Kashani, Bager Sanayi Zaker
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93150

Evaluating the impact of discharge nurse activities on the re-hospitalization of premature neonates and mothers' quality of life
Molok Rayati, Azam Shirinabadi Farahani , Anahita Masoumpoor, Mohamad Amain
Pourhoseingholi, Arezoo Hemati
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93153

Evaluation of Malnutrition Status in Patients admitted to Shahid Rajaee Hospital in Gachsaran City in 2016
Seyed Saadat Gholami, Tahereh Moshkelgosha Ardekani, Keianoush Karami, Atefeh Taheri, Mohammad Gholamnezhad
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93154

Evaluating Relationship between the Implementation of Healthcare Reform and Patient Satisfaction in Health Care Centers of Yasuj
Mehrabi Saadat, Ayatollah Davar Panah, Fariba Noroozi, Ahmad Alamdari
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93155

Relationship between Body Image Concern, Difficulty in Emotion Regulation, and Sexual Satisfaction of Healthy with Mastectomy Women
Masoomeh Noori, Flor Khayatan
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93151

Clinical Research and Methods

Live experience of nurses about occupational exposures in emergency wards
Esmaeil Mohammadnejad, Nahid Dehghan Nayeri, Ayshe hajiesmaeilpoor
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93156

The Effectiveness of Self-Encouragement Skills Training on Genital Self-Image in Women with Physical-Motor Handicap (in southeast of Iran)
Iran Ghaderi, Tayebeh Sharif, Kamal Solati
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93157

A comparative study on the effects of raisin extract and fluoxetine on depression symptoms in mice
Mehrdad Modaresi, , Firouzeh Shiran , Ilnaz Sajjadian
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93158

Antimicrobial Effects of Hydroxytyrosol Extracted From Olive Leaves on Propionibacterium Acnes
Owrang Eilami,Manuela Oliverio,Saeid Hosseinian, AminHossaini Motlagh, Mohsen Naghmachi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93159

The Epidemiology of Sudden Cardiac Death; a Forensic Autopsy Study in Iran 2013-2016
Nikpour Sara, Najari Fares, Emamhadi Mohammadali
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93160

Survey of Relationship Between Changes in Serum levels of Procalcitonin With Response to Treatment in Patients With SIRS Positive Acute Pyelonephritis
Sayyedzaker Saeedinejad, Mohammad Shirvani, Navid Omidifar
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93161


Effects and mechanisms of medicinal plants on dopamine reward system to reduce complication of substance abuse: A systematic review

Kamal Solati, Majid Asadi-Samani, Saeid Heidari-Soureshjani, Lesley Pocock
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93162

Medicinal plants effective on prolactin: A systematic review
Karamali Kasiri, Saeid Heidari-Soureshjani, Lesley Pocock,
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93164

Complications of vaginal delivery after previous cesarian delivery
Malihe Botyar, Maryam Heidarian Noor
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93163

Education and Training

The Relationship between Organizational Culture Based on Hofstede Model and Personality Assassination Among Educational Staff in Yasuj University of Medical Sciences in 2017
Najafi Doulatabad S, Afrasiabifar A, Zarei R
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93165

Evaluation of Quality of Work Life and its Dimensions in Iranian Higher Education
Susan Bahrami, Abbas Habibzadeh
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93166

Effective Factors of Professional Ethical Competency in Medical Students: A Qualitative Study
Javad Rajabi Alleni, Fariba Borhani, Abbas Ebadi, Shabnam Bazmi, Mehrzad Kiani
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93167

The Effect of Self-Regulatory Learning Strategies on Academic Engagement and Task Value
Vahid Montazeri Hedeshi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93168

An Assessment of the Relationship between Social Support and Mental Health of Students of Zabol University of Medical Science in 2017
Hossein Shahdadi, Ali Mansouri, Ali Akbar Nasiri
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93169

Cross cultural differences in students with regard to study habit - counselling as an intervention
Zahra Farahzadi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93170

The Effect of Principles of Islamic Management on Improving the Work Process of the Organization (Case Study of Yasuj University of Medical Sciences)
Arsalan Azizi, Yousef Chekah, Kowsar Dastani Kashkoli, Ahmad Alamdari
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93171

Comparing the Life Quality of Female Students with and without Primary Dysmenorrhea in Zahedan University of Medical Sciences in 2016
Maliheh Rahmati , Mohammad Hosseinifar , Asghar Akbari , Alireza Ansari-Moghaddam, Sharareh Sanei Sistani, Fateme Ghiasi , Ahmadreza Asgari
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93172

Case series and Case reports

Retained placenta managed surgically by hysterotomy: A case report
Mahtab Motevasselian, Behnaz Amirnazari, Sara Bahramzade
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93173

Epidural Abscess caused by Brucellosis: A Case Report and Review of Literature
Marzieh Soheili, Anvar Elyas
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93174

Eventration of Diaphragm: A Case Report and Review of Literature
Marzieh Soheili, Anvar Elyasi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93175

Health and Safety issues in the Community

Effect of Education by Focus Group Discussion on Mothers' Performance and Awareness of Domestic Accidents in Children
Ali Mansouri, Ali Akbar Nasiri, Hossein Shahdadi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93176

The patient safety culture from the perspective of emergency nurses
Abolfazl Farsaraei , Ahmad Mirza Aghazadeh , Mozhgan Lotfi , Zahra Sheikhalipour
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93177

Study of Different Wheat Cultivars Using the ISSR Marker
Mostafa 'Ebadi, Mahsa Eqbali
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93178

Identifying and Assessing the Process Risks of Ammonia Refrigeration Room by Using the HAZOP Technique to Provide Solutions to Control and Reduce Accidents in Food Industry
Sanaz Pir Delkhoshi Chobari,
Samira Ghiyasi

DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93179


A New Perspective in Baboon Cardiac Xeno Transplatation
Hassan Mir Mohammad Sadeghi
DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.93180

Mental Health

Mental Health in the Elderly and Its Predictive Factors
Farahnaz Mohammadi Shahboulaghi, Akram Ghanbari Moghaddam, Hasan Khoshnou,
Zeinab Karbalaee, Mojtaba Mohammadi.

DOI: 10.5742/MEWFM.2017.9318

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December 2017 - Volume 15, Issue 10

From the Editor

This is the last issue this year that is rich with original papers, review papers, case reports and opinion papers. At the end of the year I would like to thank the editorial board, the publishing team and the publishing manager for their tremendous support this year.

Rahmanian, V et al; did a cross-sectional and conducted through a secondary data analysis of Jahrom County in 2011 and 2015 to determine the YPLL due to premature death. Cardiovascular diseases were the first and most common causes of mortality in both genders. Mehmet Rami Helvaci, M.R et al looked at the relationship between irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and smoking. The authors concluded that smoking may be one of the several causes of IBS by causing a vascular endothelial inflammation all over the body.

Mohammadnejad, E et al; explore live experience of nurses about occupational exposures in emergency wards. The results of this study show that there is complex process for follow-up and unsupported after occupational exposures. Doulatabad N et al did a descriptive correlation study to determine the relationship between organizational culture & personality assassination among educational staff of Yasuj University of Medical Sciences. According to the findings of this research, it is necessary to provide training on the consequences of the assassination of the personality of the workplace for all educational staff, including management, faculty members and staff.

Talebloo M et al; conducted a study to determine the effectiveness of positive thinking skills on Life expectancy in patients with multiple sclerosis. The results of this method can be used to increase self- perception and life expectancy can be used. Etemadifar, S. et al ; did a clinical trial to investigate the effects of an educative-supportive intervention in relieving stress. The authors concluded that nurses can use the results of this study to effectively implement the suitable interventions for reducing challenges of family caregivers in caring situation.

Zamiri S et al; attempt to compare sagittal lumbar spine and sagittal pelvic tilt range of motion between athletes with CLBP who regularly ride bicycle and healthy controls without regular bicycle riding. Regular sitting position on the bicycle for prolonged period may result adaptations in sagittal lumbar and pelvic ROM which may contribute to the development of LBP. An opinion paper looked at the new perspective in Baboon Cardiac Xeno Transplatation.

Solati, K. et al; looked at the effects of medicinal plants on dopamine reward system. Phytotherapy alone cannot be effective in treating it but instead a combination of different therapies should be adopted to fight it. Bazargani, Z et al looked at risk factors of suicide. The most common precipitating factor was family conflict followed by psychiatric disorder and unemployment.

Iran Ghaderi,I et al; looked at the effect of training self-encouragement skills on Genital Self-Image in women with a physical-motor handicap. Learning the self-encouragement skills can increase self-esteem in people, this leads to a positive body self-image. Farsaraei, A. et al; looked at the patient safety culture from the perspective of emergency nurses.

Kuhbanani, S.S conducted a research to evaluate the dimensions of developmental family function in predicting the executive functions of deaf children. Besharati, M et al; investigated the relevant factors of coronary artery involvement in patients with KD. The authors found significant associations between active phase reactant (ESR, CRP, Neutrophil count) and cardiac complications in Kawasaki disease patients.

Botyar M et al reviewed complication of vaginal delivery after previous cesarean delivery. One of the most effective ways to reduce the incidence of cesarean section is to carry out normal delivery after cesarean section and to reduce cesarean section repeatedly. Hosseini1, S.H. , et al; compared the effectiveness of Religious Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (RCBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Sertraline on Depression in Patients after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.

Motevasselian, M , et al ;described a case with retained placenta after normal vaginal delivery with unsuccessfully treatment with drugs and curettage and thus hysterectomy combined with antibiotic therapy because of the evidences of phlebitis was inevitably considered as the final treatment approach. Modaresi, M et al ; compared the effects of raisin's extract and fluoxetine on depression symptoms in mice.

Susan Bahrami, et al evaluate Quality of work life (QWL) and its dimensions in higher education institution Qom. Farahbod, al; looked at medicinal plant effective on prolactin. Marsa1 R et al; carried out a study using a pretest-posttest semi-experimental design to investigate the effectiveness of cognitive-existential therapy on reducing demoralization in the elderly. The results showed a significant reduction in the demoralization and cognitive distortions compared to the pretest.

Eilami, O et al; studied the antimicrobial effects of hydroxytyrosol extracted from olive leaves on propionibacterium Acnes. Ebadi, M et al; looked at genetic diversity and evaluation of wheat cultivars (Trictum) raised at the molecular level were conducted using the ISSR marker. Keshavarzi, F et al; compared pregnancy outcome among pregnant women with gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) who received low-dose supplementary vitamin D, high-dose vitamin D, or placebo.

Rezavand, N et al compared FMD of the brachial artery and endothelial function between healthy mothers and those who were diagnosed by pre-eclampsia. Zangeneh, M et al; investigated the epidemiological characteristics of colposcopy. It can be concluded that performing colposcopy, as a screening method for the early diagnosis of premalignant cervical lesions. Bayati, A et al did a semi-experimental and pre-test-post-test type to determine the efficacy of acceptance and commitment therapy on death anxiety and obsessive in the elderly.

Abbasi, P et al did a semi-experimental study to investigate the effectiveness of group training based on the hope therapy approach on psychological well-being and resilience in divorced women. Chobari SD et al discussed the comprehensive planning in safety and reducing accidents, risk identification and hazards assessment.

Tayebi, N et al reviewed the effectiveness of anger management training through cognitive-behavioral method on deducting marital conflicts among women. Sara, N et al; looked at the epidemiological findings of sudden cardiac death. Findings show that about 77% of male subjects were with an average of 58.05 years (SD=13.56).

Bidari, A et al; investigated the causes and the factors affecting short- and long-term mortality rates in such patients is of utmost importance. The authors concluded that identifying the predictors and the factors associated with survival in patients suffering from acute coronary syndrome could affect their survival rates. Bidari, A et al; evaluated the relationship between mortality rate of patients and time trends of request to pre-hospital emergency medical services (PEMS). The authors concluded that acute chest pain in patients appears to have a rhythmic pattern with a maximum incidence at late night and around noon.

Noori, M et al; The objective of the present research is studying the relationship between body image and difficulty in emotion regulation and sexual satisfaction of healthy women with women undergoing mastectomy. Doulatabad, S.N et al; performed a study with aimed to determine the effect of massage of Hugo point on severity of pain ? in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Amirmohamadi, M et al; investigated the correlation between spiritual health and depression among the elderly patients with cancer. Alleni, J.R et al; did a qualitative research is carried out to study the effective factors of professional ethical competency in medical students through using participants' life experiences. Saeedinejad, S et al; measured serum levels of procalcitonin in patients with SIRS positive acute pyelonephritis before and after treatment and survey of relationship between changes in serum levels of procalcitonin with response to treatment in patients with SIRS positive acute pyelonephritis.

Hedeshi, V.M did a quasi-experimental with pre-test and post-test with control group design to investigate the effect of training self-regulatory strategies based on Pintrich's model on academic engagement and task value of the high school students. Nasiri, A.A et al did a clinical trial to investigate the helping effect of voice of the Quran on vital signs and level of consciousness in the patients admitted to the ICU wards.

Shahdadi, H et al conducted a study to identify the importance of social factors role in mental health as well as the relationship between perceived social support and resilience with mental health of students. Mansouri, A.; et al did a quasi-experimental before-after research to investigate effect of education by focus group discussion on mothers' performance and awareness of domestic accidents in children.

Farahzadi, Z et al focuses in the Intervention Program aimed to improving the study habits of students. Academic performance is highly influences by study habits. This study held to use the study habits of the students, the way they learn to show their improvement in an English language learning, their lessons and their self-awareness.

Nasiriani, K et al; did a clinical trial to determine the effect of effective fluids on thirst, nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery in patients admitted to the ICU of Cardiac surgery. Azizi, A. et al; looked at the effect of management of Islamic principles on improving the work process in Yasuj University of Medical Sciences. Rayati, M et al; conducted a study to evaluate the impact of discharge nurse on re-hospitalization and quality of life of mothers of neonates re-hospitalized in the neonatal intensive care unit.

Gholami, S.S et al; did descriptive cross-sectional study to evaluate nutrition status of patients newly admitted to hospital. Saadat, M. et al; did a descriptive-correlational to investigate the relationship between the executive and healthcare reform plan Satisfaction of patients and of Yasuj hospitals were designed. The authors concluded that healthcare managers need to equip hospitals and centers for up to date machinery and Health equipment and adequate and appropriate funds in this area.

Soheili , M et al report a case of 42-year-old case of spinal epidural abscess due to a previous treated brucellosis. The case was treated without any need to surgical treatment including streptomycin, doxycycline and rifampin. Soheili, M et al;report a case of eventration of diaphragm which is an uncommon congenital abnormality which is seen in newborns and adults with different manifestations. Rahmati M et al; compared the life quality among female students with and without primary dysmenorrhea. The results of the study showed that life quality in people with primary dysmenorrhea was significantly lower than those without dysmenorrhea.

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