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Survival rate and prognostic factors of esophageal cancer in east Azerbaijan province, North-west of Iran.
Esophageal cancer in Iran is the sixth most common cancer and is particularly important in east Azerbaijan. The aim of this study was to calculate survival rates and define prognostic factors in esophageal cancer patients.In ...
The health status of the elderly population of Iran in 2012
Background: With advancing age comes dramatic increase in the incidence of chronic diseases, disabilities, and mental problems. This study was conducted to epidemiologically describe the health status of the elderly ...
Prevalence and Associated Factors of Prehypertension and Hypertension in Iranian Population: The Lifestyle Promotion Project (LPP).
This population-based study aimed at investigating the prevalence and associated factors of prehypertension/hypertension in Iran.The data (n = 2818) for this study were collected in 2015 as a part of the major Lifestyle ...
HIGH MYOPIA AND DIABETIC RETINOPATHY: A Contralateral Eye Study in Diabetic Patients With High Myopic Anisometropia.
To examine an association between high myopia and diabetic retinopathy (DR) in diabetic patients with high myopic anisometropia.A total of 116 white diabetic patients (232 eyes) with high myopia (spherical equivalent > ...
Prevalence of oxa-type ?-lactamases among Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from northwest of Iran
Carbapenems have been considered as last line antibiotics for treatment of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii but carbapenem resistant A. baumannii has been increased during the last decade in many parts of ...
Bioaerosol exposure and circulating biomarkers in a panel of elderly subjects and healthy young adults.
Numerous studies have found that risk of cardiovascular diseases is associated with increased blood levels of circulating markers of systemic inflammation. We investigated associations of acute exposure to bioaerosols ...
Lack of association of CASC8 rs1447295 with colorectal cancer in Iranian population: A multicenter case-control study
Several studies reported the potential role of the rs1447295 polymorphism in susceptibility to cancer. This variant located in the cancer susceptibility candidate 8 (CASC8) is a long noncoding RNA (lnRNA) gene and does not ...
Expression of epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase family in fine needle aspiration and permanent specimens of invasive lobular and ductal breast cancers.
Recently, the role of HER-2/Neu gene amplification has been enthusiastically investigated in breast cancer. Determining the HER-2/Neu status could be achieved by evaluating either histologic samples or cytologic specimens ...
Effects of Lactobacillus casei supplementation on disease activity and inflammatory cytokines in rheumatoid arthritis patients: a randomized double-blind clinical trial.
The present study aimed at investigating the effects of Lactobacillus casei 01 supplementation on symptoms and inflammatory biomarkers of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in women.In this randomized double-blind clinical trial, ...
Reliability and validity of the persian version of the falls efficacy scale - International
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