Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

  • ISSN: 2074-1812 2074-1804
  • Email: editor@ircmj.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal
Research Article
14/5/2017
Sedigheh Nouhjah, Hajieh Shahbazian, Shayesteh Jahanfar, Nahid Shahbazian, Alireza Jahanshahi, Bahman Cheraghian, Leila Hardanipasand, Mitra Moradi
Dyslipidemia is a well-known risk factor of cardiovascular disease. Few studies focused on early postpartum lipids profile, particularly in women with gestational diabetes mellitus.This study aims at determining the levels of total cholesterol, triglycerides LDL-C, HDL-C, and VLDL-C at 6 to 12 weeks postpartum in women with ... read more
Research Article
30/5/2017
Bahar Hassani, Marzieh Araban, Mohammad Hussein Haghighizadeh, Reza Amani
One of the most important non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is cardiovascular disease (CVD). CVDs caused an increase in treatment costs and sick-leave hours in employees. These diseases are originated from unhealthy behaviors. Education and training health behaviors are a necessity in the workplace. Worksites that are exclusively situated ... read more
Research Article
31/5/2017
Muammer Bilici, Dilek Karakaya Arpaci, Sevil Uygun Ilikhan, Basak Delikanli Corakci, Taner Bayraktaroglu, Mehmet Arasli, Ishak Ozel Tekin
A decrease of naive T-cells and a concomitant increase in memory cells are the accepted consequences of aging on the adaptive immune system.The current case-control study aimed at considering the impact of chronic hyperglycemia that leads to glycation of modified self proteins on aging via the memory ... read more
Research Article
10/6/2017
Moluk Pouralizadeh, Hamid Reza Khankeh, Asghar Dalvandi, Abbas Ebadi
Identification of the influencing factors of nursing students’ clinical judgment (CJ) facilitates the achievement of this important educational outcome. However, no tool is so far designed to assess it in the field of clinical education in Iran.The current study aimed at designing sequential exploratory mixed method in ... read more
Research Article
3/6/2017
Hossein Keshavarz-Afshar, Fatimah Nosrati, Esfandiar Azad-Marzabadi, Noshin Eslahi, Mohammad Gholami-Fesharaki, Fahimeh Ghahvehchi-Hosseini
Marital satisfaction is as an important factor in family function. Considering incompatibility between couples, some approaches such as construct therapy could be effective in marital satisfaction.This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of personal construct analysis model in marital satisfaction.The present research was a quasi-experimental study with ... read more
Research Article
20/8/2016
Najmeh Rajaby Gharaiy, Mahnaz Shahnazi, Parisa Yavari Kia, Yusef Javadzadeh
Cyclic mastalgia (breast pain) is one of the most common reasons for referral of women of childbearing age to physicians. Due to the increasing popularity of herbal medicines among women, this study investigates the effect of cinnamon on cyclical breast pain.The aim of this study is to ... read more
Research Article
20/8/2016
Najmeh Rajaby Gharaiy, Mahnaz Shahnazi, Parisa Yavari Kia, Yusef Javadzadeh
Cyclic mastalgia (breast pain) is one of the most common reasons for referral of women of childbearing age to physicians. Due to the increasing popularity of herbal medicines among women, this study investigates the effect of cinnamon on cyclical breast pain.The aim of this study is to ... read more
Research Article
22/2/2016
Aygul Yanik, Meryem Ortlek
Using time effectively has become increasingly important in terms of the successful performance of healthcare managers.In this study, the time management behaviors of healthcare managers and the effects of demographic variables on these behaviors are determined.This cross-sectional and descriptive research was carried out on managers from five ... read more
Research Article
17/10/2016
Jamileh Malakouti, Azizeh Farshbaf Khalili, Atefeh Kamrani
Striae Gravidarum is a physiological skin change that many females experience during pregnancy and causes stress and concerns about their beauty, self-esteem and other psychological problems, by irritation and even ulcers in the affected areas.This study was performed to evaluate the effect of sesame, sweet almond, and ... read more
Research Article
20/6/2017
Ramin Saravani, Nafiseh Noorzehi, Hamid Reza Galavi, Nasrin Ranjbar, Marzieh Lotfian Sargazi
Since insulin receptor substrate-1 (IRS-1) is the main substrate of the insulin receptor tyrosine kinase and has been detected to activate phosphatidylinositol (PI) 3-kinase and ... read more
Research Article
21/6/2017
Soraya Moamer, Ahmad Reza Baghestani, Mohamad Amin Pourhoseingholi, Ali Akbar Khadem Maboudi, Soodeh Shahsavari, Mohammad Reza Zali, Tahereh Mohammadi Majd
In competing risks data, when a person experiences more than one event in the study, usually the probability of experiencing the event of interest is altered. Therefore, it is necessary to analyze the competing risk data.The current study aimed at analyzing the colorectal cancer (CRC) risk factors ... read more
Research Article
21/6/2017
Majid Hajifaraji, Fatemeh Jahanjou, Fatemeh Abbasalizadeh, Naser Aghamohammadzadeh, Mehran Mesgari Abbasi, Neda Dolatkhah
Despite progress in the control and treatment of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant females, these patients remain at risk of disease complications.The present study aimed at investigating the effect of probiotic supplements on Systolic Blood Pressure (SBP) and Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP) in pregnant females diagnosed ... read more
Brief Report
20/6/2017
Farzad Rahmani, Farzin Rezazadeh, Alireza Ala, Maryam Soleimanpour, Robab Mehdizadeh Esfanjani, Hassan Soleimanpour
The reason behind patients’ overcrowding in emergency departments (ED) may be due to several factors such as great number of referring patients or inaccessibility of facilities or hospital beds.The present study aimed at evaluating the overcrowding of ED in Tabriz Imam Reza hospital in 2015 using 2 ... read more
Case Report
10/6/2017
Nasser Malekpour Alamdari, Nilofar Massoudi, Hamed Asgarpour
Splenic artery aneurysms are the most common visceral arterial aneurysm formations, as well as the 3rd frequent abdominal aneurysm. Most of them are asymptomatic until rupture and are ascertained unintentionally, usually after an imaging study. Open surgery is the elective therapy for splenic artery aneurysm, but has ... read more

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