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    • H1N1 influenza patient saved by extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: First report from Iran 

      Ali Reza Jahanghirifard; Zargham Hossein Ahmadi; Majid Golestani Eraghi; Payam Tabarsi; Majid Marjani; Afshin Moniri; Seyed Ali Reza Nadji; Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemian; Ali Akbar Velayati (2016-10-15)
      © 2016, Tehran Heart Center. All rights reserved. Respiratory failure is a serious complication of H1N1 influenza that, if not properly managed, can cause death. When mechanical ventilation is not effective, the only way ...
    • Haemodialysis services in the northeastern region of Iran 

      Behzad Kiani; Nasser Bagheri; Ahmad Tara; Benyamin Hoseini; Mahmood Tara (2017-01-01)
      Chronic kidney disease is growing and the current estimated global prevalence exceeds 13%. As the use of haemodialysis machines for patients with end stage renal disease increases survival considerably, it is critical to ...
    • Hamstring tendon autograft versus fresh-frozen tibialis posterior allograft in primary arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a retrospective cohort study with three to six years follow-up 

      Mohsen Mardani-Kivi; Mahmoud Karimi-Mobarakeh; Sohrab Keyhani; Khashayar Saheb-Ekhtiari; Khashayar Saheb-Ekhtiari; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Ali Sarvi (2016-09-01)
      © 2016, SICOT aisbl. Introduction: Selection of various grafts for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions have been employed in order to improve on stability and function of the knee. This study aimed to compare ...
    • Hard calcified intrasellar schwannoma mimicking pituitary adenoma: A case report and review of the literature 

      Guive Sharifi; Mehrdad Hosseinzadeh Bakhtevari; Mohsen Alghasi; Masood Saberi; Mahmood Dehghan; Farahnaz Bidari; Omidvar Rezaei (2015-07-02)
      © 2015 Elsevier B.V. Abstract Background Intrasellar location of schwannoma is extremely rare, although intracranial schwannomas are common in the central nervous system. The aim of the present study is to describe a ...
    • Harmonization of serum 25-hydroxycalciferol assay results from high-performance liquid chromatography, enzyme immunoassay, radioimmunoassay, and immunochemiluminescence systems: A multicenter study 

      Bahareh Nikooyeh; Siamak M. Samiee; Marjan R. Farzami; Hamid Alavimajd; Maliheh Zahedirad; Ali Kalayi; Nastaran Shariatzadeh; Nasrin Boroumand; Elham Golshekan; Yalda Gholamian; Tirang R. Neyestani (2017-01-01)
      © 2017 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. Background: Remarkable disagreement among different systems of 25-hydroxy vitamin D 25(OH)D assay makes decision making for both clinical and community interventions very difficult. This study ...
    • Hazardous and industrial waste composition and associated management activities in Caspian industrial park, Iran 

      Ali Koolivand; Hamed Mazandaranizadeh; Mohammad Binavapoor; Abolfazl Mohammadtaheri; Reza Saeedi (2017-05-01)
      © 2016 Elsevier B.V. The aim of the present study was to investigate the waste composition and related management practices in Caspian industrial park. In the first step, all the industrial processes, the types and quantities ...
    • Hazelnut and neuroprotection: Improved memory and hindered anxiety in response to intra-hippocampal Aβ injection 

      Zahra Bahaeddin; Asal Yans; Fariba Khodagholi; Fariba Khodagholi; Homa Hajimehdipoor; Shamim Sahranavard (2017-07-03)
      © 2016 Taylor & Francis. Objectives: Corylus avellana L. (hazelnut) is known to be a delicious and nutritious food. This study was carried out to evaluate the use of hazelnut as a therapy for memory impairment because ...
    • Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma in Iran: Clinico-pathological and treatment-related factors influencing survival 

      Kambiz Novin; Ahmad Ameri; Saba Faraji; Peyman Torbati; Nafiseh Mortazavi (2015-10-27)
      © 2015, Iranian Journal of Cancer Prevention. Background: Evidences about survival of the patients with head and neck squamous cell carsinoma (HNSCC) have been scant in our region. Objectives: The aim of current study was ...
    • Headache in Behcet’s disease: types and characteristics 

      Maryam Moghaddassi; Mansoureh Togha; Mansoureh Togha; Farhad Shahram; Hamed Hanif; Sahar Dadkhah; Soodeh Razeghi Jahromi; Mohammad Mozafari (2016-12-01)
      © 2016, The Author(s). Background: Behcet’s disease involves several systems in the body. Neurological involvement is identified by different symptoms. Headache is one of the common complaints of patients with Behcet’s ...
    • Healing effects of platelet-rich plasma on peripheral nerve injuries 

      Farshid Bastami; Peyman Vares; Arash Khojasteh (2017-01-01)
      Regeneration of peripheral nerve injuries (PNIs) has been a major challenging issue in regenerative medicine and tissue engineering. Inferior alveolar nerve and lingual nerve injuries are the major difficulties and ...
    • Health care systems in selected countries and Iran: A descriptive-comparative study 

      Soleiman Ahmadi; Reza Ghaffari; Neda Kabiri; Abolghasem Amini; Fariba Salek (2015-09-01)
      The main goal of health care systems in countries is improving the health of population in order empower them to help in economic and social activities. This research was conducted to compare health care system in Iran and ...
    • Health effects of phloretin: from chemistry to medicine 

      Sahar Behzad; Antoni Sureda; Davide Barreca; Seyed Fazel Nabavi; Luca Rastrelli; Seyed Mohammad Nabavi (2017-06-01)
      © 2017, Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht. Dihydrochalcones are a class of secondary metabolites, whose demand in biological and pharmacological applications is rapidly growing. Phloretin is one of the best known ...
    • Health Effects of Probiotics on the Skin 

      M. Rahmati Roudsari; R. Karimi; S. Sohrabvandi; A. M. Mortazavian (2015-07-29)
      © 2015, Taylor and Francis Group, LLC. Skin is the largest organ of the body and is constantly exposed to physical, chemical, bacterial, and fungal challenges. It is well known that probiotics are helpful for specific ...
    • Health in times of uncertainty in the eastern Mediterranean region, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 

      Ali H. Mokdad; Mohammad Hossein Forouzanfar; Farah Daoud; Charbel El Bcheraoui; Maziar Moradi-Lakeh; Maziar Moradi-Lakeh; Ibrahim Khalil; Ashkan Afshin; Marwa Tuffaha; Raghid Charara; Ryan M. Barber; Joseph Wagner; Kelly Cercy; Hannah Kravitz; Matthew M. Coates; Margaret Robinson; Kara Estep; Caitlyn Steiner; Sara Jaber; Ali A. Mokdad; Kevin F. O'Rourke; Adrienne Chew; Pauline Kim; Mohamed Magdy Abd El Razek; Safa Abdalla; Foad Abd-Allah; Jerry P. Abraham; Jerry P. Abraham; Laith J. Abu-Raddad; Niveen M.E. Abu-Rmeileh; Abdulwahab A. Al-Nehmi; Ali S. Akanda; Hanan Al Ahmadi; Mazin J. Al Khabouri; Faris H. Al Lami; Zulfa A. Al Rayess; Deena Alasfoor; Fadia S. AlBuhairan; Fadia S. AlBuhairan; Saleh F. Aldhahri; Saleh F. Aldhahri; Suliman Alghnam; Suliman Alghnam; Samia Alhabib; Nawal Al-Hamad; Raghib Ali; Syed Danish Ali; Syed Danish Ali; Mohammad Alkhateeb; Mohammad A. AlMazroa; Mahmoud A. Alomari; Rajaa Al-Raddadi; Ubai Alsharif; Nihaya Al-Sheyab; Shirina Alsowaidi; Mohamed Al-Thani; Khalid A. Altirkawi; Azmeraw T. Amare; Azmeraw T. Amare; Heresh Amini; Heresh Amini; Heresh Amini; Walid Ammar; Palwasha Anwari; Hamid Asayesh; Rana Asghar; Ali M. Assabri; Reza Assadi; Umar Bacha; Alaa Badawi; Talal Bakfalouni; Mohammed O. Basulaiman; Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi; Neeraj Bedi; Amit R. Bhakta; Zulfiqar A. Bhutta; Zulfiqar A. Bhutta; Aref A. Bin Abdulhak; Soufiane Boufous; Rupert R.A. Bourne; Hadi Danawi; Jai Das; Amare Deribew; Amare Deribew; Eric L. Ding; Adnan M. Durrani; Yousef Elshrek; Mohamed E. Ibrahim; Babak Eshrati; Babak Eshrati; Alireza Esteghamati; Imad A.D. Faghmous; Farshad Farzadfar; Andrea B. Feigl; Seyed Mohammad Fereshtehnejad; Irina Filip; Florian Fischer; Fortuné G. Gankpé; Fortuné G. Gankpé; Ibrahim Ginawi (2016-10-01)
      © 2016 The Author(s). Published by Elsevier Ltd. This is an Open Access article under the CC BY license Background The eastern Mediterranean region is comprised of 22 countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran, ...
    • Health literacy measure for adolescents (HELMA): Development and psychometric properties 

      Shahla Ghanbari; Ali Ramezankhani; Ali Montazeri; Yadollah Mehrabi (2016-02-01)
      © 2016 Ghanbari et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the ...
    • Health research governance: Introduction of a new web-based research evaluation model in Iran: One-decade experience 

      Reza Malekzadeh; Reza Malekzadeh; Shahin Akhondzadeh; Shahin Akhondzadeh; Asghar Ebadifar; Asghar Ebadifar; Monir Baradaran Eftekhari; Parviz Owlia; Mostafa Ghanei; Katayoun Fala-Hat; Elham Habibi; Zahra Sobhani; Shirin Djalalinia; Niloofar Paykari; Shahnaz Mojarrab; Masoumeh Eltemasi; Reza Laali (2016-01-01)
      © 2016,Iranian Journal of Public Health. All rights reserved. Background: Governance is one of the main functions of Health Research System (HRS) that consist of four essential elements such as setting up evaluation system. ...
    • Health technology assessment of non-invasive interventions for weight loss and body shape in Iran 

      Marzieh Nojomi; Maziar Moradi-Lakeh; Ashraf Velayati; Ahmad Naghibzadeh-Tahami; Haleh Dadgostar; Gholamhossein Ghorabi; Mohammad Moradi-Joo; Mohsen Yaghoubi (2016-01-01)
      Background: The burden of obesity and diet-related chronic diseases is increasing in Iran, and prevention and treatment strategies are needed to address this problem. The aim of this study was to determine the outcome, ...
    • Health-related aspects of milk proteins 

      Seyed Hossein Davoodi; Seyed Hossein Davoodi; Roghiyeh Shahbazi; Saeideh Esmaeili; Sara Sohrabvandi; Amir Mohamamd Mortazavian; Sahar Jazayeri; Aghdas Taslimi (2016-06-01)
      © 2016 by School of Pharmacy. Milk is an important component of a balanced diet and contains numerous valuable constituents. Considerable acclaimed health benefits of milk are related to its proteins, not only for their ...
    • Health-related quality of life and the predictive role of sense of coherence, spirituality and religious coping in a sample of Iranian women with breast cancer: A prospective study with comparative design 

      Camelia Rohani; Heidar Ali Abedi; Ramesh Omranipour; Ann Langius-Eklöf (2015-03-28)
      © 2015 Rohani et al. Background: There is disagreement among studies of health-related quality of life (HRQoL) changes in breast cancer patients over time. Reportedly, assessment of HRQoL prior to diagnosis may be crucial ...