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A survey of characteristics of self-immolation in the East of Iran
The aim of this study was investigating the characteristic and outcome of self-immolation cases admitted to the Burn Centre of Birjand, Iran over an eight year period. This study is a retrospective review of case notes for ...
Incidence, survival pattern and prognosis of self-immolation: A case study in Iran
Aim: Our aim was to describe the survival pattern and prognostic predictors of individuals attempting suicide by self-immolation. Subjects and methods: We performed a cohort study of all self-immolation subjects ...
Minimum data set for cystic fibrosis registry: A case study in Iran
Background: over the last 25 years several national registries of CF have been set up. Such systems can be very useful in providing an integrated resource for improving patient care and conducting research on the disease. ...
Maternal age and birth defects in Iran
Birth defect is a global health problem with more severe consequences in low and middle income countries (LMICs), where it is estimated that more than 94% of severe defects and 95% of affected children's death occur.
Psychiatric disorders in Iranian children and adolescents
Objective: The aim of the present study was to investigate the epidemiology of psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents in five provinces of Iran: Tehran, Shiraz, Isfahan, Tabriz and Mashhad. Method: In the present ...
Role of myeloperoxidase index in differentiation of megaloblastic and aplastic anemia
BACKGROUND: Elevated neutrophil myeloperoxidase may have a role in the diagnosis of megaloblastic erythropoiesis. AIMS: To study the differentiating role of myeloperoxidase index in megaloblastic and aplastic anemia. ...
TNF-α gene polymorphisms in Iranian Azeri Turkish patients with Behcet’s Disease
Genetic factors that predispose individuals to Behcet's disease (BD) are considered to play an important role in the development of the disease. The serum level of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) is elevated in patients with ...