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Mothers' experiences of infants discharge in Iranian NICU culture: A qualitative study
PURPOSE: This study examined mothers' experiences of the preparation of their infants for discharge in the Iranian neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) culture. SUBJECTS AND SETTING: Participants included 16 mothers who had ...
Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and secondary hyperparathyroidism in nonunion of traumatic fractures
Nonunion is common complication of fracture management. Various factors are involved in its occurring. Metabolic and endocrine factors are often overlooked. So that aim of study was to evaluate the level of vitamin D and ...
Metformin toxicity: A report of 204 cases from Iran
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the frequency of metformin-associated lactic acidosis in our metformin-intoxicated patients, the general approach for their management, and determine the frequency of ...
Modeling the relationship between physical activity and quality of life in menopausal-aged women: A cross-sectional study
Background: The purpose of the present study was (a) to assess the relationship between physical activity and the intensity and duration of menopausal symptoms, (b) to investigate the relationship between physical activity ...
Is the IL-10 -819 polymorphism associated with visceral leishmaniasis?
Previous investigations demonstrated that immune responses play critical roles in the defense against visceral leishmaniasis (VL). A key regulator of immune responses is the cytokine, IL-10 and polymorphisms within its ...
Knowledge, attitude and practice of pharmacists and health-care workers regarding oral contraceptives correct usage, side-effects and contraindications [Connaissances, attitudes et pratiques des pharmaciens et des agents de soins de santé concernant l'utilisation correcte des contraceptifs oraux, les effets secondaires et les contre-indications]
Despite the success of the Iranian family planning programme, the number of unwanted pregnancies remains high. To investigate whether health workers in Tabriz are providing correct information and counselling about OCP ...
Comparative bioequivalence study of two marketed formulation of betamethasone injectable suspensions
Background: The aim of this study was to determine the bioequivalence of generic (test) and branded (reference) formulations of betamethasone injectable suspension in healthy Iranian subjects for the purpose of meeting ...
Prevalence of QTc interval changes in acute psychiatric care: A cross-sectional study
Introduction. In a case series we examined the prevalence and incidence of QT changes during a 1-week interval in hospitalized patients in a general psychiatry ward during a 6-month period. Method. This cross-sectional ...
Recent twin earthquakes in Iran: Was volunteer assistance effective?
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