Investigating the Resilience of Bandar Abbas Neighborhoods against Disaster

Mojtaba Salimi; Ahmad Soltani; Hamid Haghighi; Mehrdad Taheri; Abbas Aminizadeh; Tayeba Salimi; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh

Volume 25, Issue 8 , 2023

  Background: Urban planning and urban planning activities have increased the pressure on nature and weakened its resilience, often bringing negative and even irreparable consequences.Objectives: One of the most important issues in urban management in recent years is the emergence of resilient cities. ...  Read More

Reliability and Validity of Persian Version of WHO Mass Gathering COVID-19 Risk Assessment Tool- Generic Events in Iranian Population

Ahmad Soltani; Shahram Mohaghegh

Volume 25, Issue 2 , 2023

  Background: The risk of transmission of COVID-19 infection significantly increases with mass gatherings during the pandemic. According to WHO recommendations, the decision to hold, modify, postpone, or cancel gatherings of any size during the COVID-19 pandemic should rely on a risk-based approach. WHO ...  Read More

Identification of the Gap in Pre-hospital Knowledge and Skills of the Red Crescent Society Rescuers of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Ahmad Soltani; Nader Ghanizadeh; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh; Hadi Mahmoodi; Marjan Akbari

Volume 25, Issue 1 , 2023

  Background: Natural and manmade disasters affect public health directly and indirectly. As statistics show, 31 of the 42 types of natural disasters in the world occur in Iran; therefore, preparation is necessary to effectively manage them. To this end, it is essential to train experienced and professional ...  Read More

Relationship between Health Literacy and Acceptance of Rumors Related to COVID-19 Vaccination among Iranian Adult Population

Marzie Tajik Jalali; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh; Fateme Askarian; Seyede Maryam Najibi; Ahmad Soltani; Sajad Delavari

Volume 24, Issue 9 , 2022

  Background: Rumors concerning various aspects of the fight against COVID-19, vaccination, in particular, have become one of the main challenges for managers and policymakers who have to deal with different aspects of the disease. This necessitates the recognition of the factors that influence the prevention ...  Read More

Psychological Problems of the Nursing Staff in COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review

Batoul Khoundabi; Ahmad Soltani; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh

Volume 23, Issue 6 , 2021

  Background: Given the fact that nurses are at the frontier of taking care of COVID-19 patients, they are directly or indirectly faced with many psychological problems. Objectives: The present research used a systematic review approach to explore the psychological problems of nurses during the COVID-19 ...  Read More

Challenges of Health Services during Arbaeen Pilgrimage in 2019

Ahmad Soltani; Mahtab Aram; Farshid Alaeddini; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh

Volume 23, Issue 4 , 2021

  Introduction: Arbaeen Pilgrimage is one of the worlds largest religious gatherings held in Iraq on the occasion of the 40th day of Imam Hussein martyrdom. The identification of the problems and challenges facing the Arbaeen Pilgrimage is of great help in holding this event safer in the future. The present ...  Read More

Hazard Assessment of Iran Provinces based on the Health Ministry Tool in 2019

Ahmad Soltani; Farshid Alaedini; Navvab Shamspour; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh

Volume 23, Issue 1 , 2021

  Background: Iran is a disaster-prone country, which is subjected to various hazards, such as floods, earthquakes, fire, and traffic accidents. Objectives: This study aimed to determine the priority and risk of various hazards threatening the public in different provinces of Iran in 2019. Methods: This ...  Read More

Reliability and Validity of Household Disaster Preparedness Index (HDPI)

Mehdi Najafi; Hamidreza Khankeh; Ahmad Soltani; Golrokh Atighechian

Volume 22, Issue 12 , 2020

  Introduction: The preparedness of families for the disasters can set auspicious grounds for the preparedness of the whole society. In Iran health system, Household Disaster Preparedness Index (HDPI) that is composed of 15 items is applied for assessing the household preparedness in disasters. This study ...  Read More

Interactive Model of Disaster risk & Disaster management: The Egg Model

Gholamreza Poorheidari; Mahdi Mashhadi Akbar Boojar; Ahmad Soltani

Volume 22, Issue 8 , 2020

  Background: A conceptual model is always a suitable way to show the relationship between the different components of a process or among different processes. In the field of incident management, there are several models. However, there is almost no simple, natural, conceptual model to show the relationship ...  Read More