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Molecular Study of Deletional and Nondeletional Mutations on the ?-Globin Locus in the Azeri Population of Northwestern Iran
The aim of this study was to determine the molecular spectrum and frequency of deletional and nondeletional ?-thalassemia (?-thal) mutations and the genotype-phenotype correlation in common mutations in the Azeri population ...
Necessity of an integrated road traffic injuries surveillance system: A community-based study
Objectives: A prerequisite to improving the situation of traffic accidents and injury prevention is to set up a road traffic accident and victim information system (RTAVIS), which does not exist in Iran. The objective of ...
Molecular spectrum of ?-thalassemia mutations in Northwestern Iran
?-Thalassemia (?-thal) is a hereditary autosomal disorder with decreased or absent ?-globin chain synthesis. This study was designed to identify the common and rare ?-thal mutations in the Azerbaijan provinces, Northwestern ...
Neurocognitive effects of phenobarbital discontinuation in epileptic children
Purpose. Phenobarbital (PB) is the most widely used antiepileptic drug in the world, but its possible deleterious cognitive and behavioral side effects remain an important concern among physicians and patients. We therefore ...
Spiritual needs of patients with cancer referred to Alinasab and Shahid Ghazi Tabatabaie hospitals of Tabriz, Iran
Background: Patients' spiritual needs increase drastically after a diagnosis of cancer because of its threatening nature. It is very important to recognize any spiritual crisis. This study aimed to determine needs among ...
Spinal anesthesia with minidose bupivacaine-fentanyl for cesarean section in preeclamptic parturients
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Spiritual/Religious Coping Strategies and their Relationship with Illness Adjustment among Iranian Breast Cancer Patients
BACKGROUND: Use of spiritual/ religious resources is one important coping strategy for breast cancer patients. However, the relationship between spiritual coping and adjustment to cancer diagnosis has not been well ...
Supportive care needs of Iranian cancer survivors and relationships with social support
Background: Assessment of supportive care needs of cancer survivors and identifying factors affecting such needs is important for implementation of any supportive care programs. So, the aims of present study were to ...
Subgrouping High School Students for Substance Abuse-Related Behaviors: A Latent Class Analysis
The aim of the current study was to characterize the prevalence of latent groups in terms of smoking, hookah, and alcohol in a sample of Iranian high school students. In this cross-sectional study, 4,422 high school students ...
Substance abuse in relation to religiosity and familial support in Iranian college students
Background and objectives: Drug abuse and alcohol use in young adults are a major public health problem. The aims of present study were to determine the prevalence of alcohol use and substance abuse and related factors in ...