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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 ...
Supplementation with riboflavin (vitamin B2) for migraine prophylaxis in adults and children: A review
Background and Aim: Migraine is a unilateral and pulsating headache associated with nausea, photophobia, vomiting , and sensitivity to light. Low vitamin B2 can lead to mitochondrial dysfunction and may have an effect on ...
Supraglottic stenosis in a case of Behcet's disease
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Students' attitudes and practices towards drug and alcohol use at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences
This questionnaire survey examined attitudes and practices towards alcohol and drug use among male university students living in a dormitory at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran. Of 173 students, ...
Stressful life events and risk of colorectal cancer: A case-control study of Iran
Background: Very few analytical studies are available on any association between stressful life events (SLE) and colorectal cancer (CRC), at least in Iran. The aim of this case control study was to determine the association ...
STC1 and NF-?B p65 (Rel A) is constitutively activated in colorectal cancer
Background: Stanniocalcin-1 (STC1) and nuclear factor (NF)-RB subunit p65 transcription factor are involved in various types of human malignancies. The roles of STC1 and NFRB-p65 in colorectal cancer (CRC) are still not ...
Stimulated and Unstimulated Saliva Levels of Calcium and Magnesium in Giardiasis
Giardialamblia causes malabsorption. The aim of this study was to evaluate serum and saliva calcium and magnesium levels in patients with giardiasis. Thirty patients with giardiasis as a case and 30 person without giardiasis ...
High frequency of acute promyelocytic leukemia in northwest Iran
Acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) or M3 is a subtype of acute myeloid leukemia, according to the French-American-British group classification. High frequencies of APL have been reported previously by many investigators. ...
High prevalence of reflux oesophagitis among upper endoscopies of Iranian patients
BACKGROUND AND AIM: To reinvestigate the prevalence of reflux esophagitis among upper endoscopies in a series of Iranian patients, considering the high prevalence of reflux esophagitis (76%) reported by an earlier Iranian ...
Hand hygiene compliance before and after wearing gloves among intensive care unit nurses in Iran
Nosocomial infections are considered a major risk factor in hospital wards, and hand hygiene is the first step in their control. An observational study was conducted in 2015 with 200 nurses working in intensive care units ...