Incidence, Age-Specific, and Regional Distribution of Myocardial Infarction in Zanjan Province, Iran, during 2014-2019

Mohsen Soleimani; Ahmad Jalilvand; Roghayeh Soleimani; Koorosh Kamali

Volume 23, Issue 8 , 2021

  Background: Myocardial Infarction (MI) is one of the most important cardiovascular diseases and the leading cause of 39% of deaths in Iran. Due to the different geographical diversity in Zanjan province, Iran, this study aimed to investigate the incidence, age-specific, and regional distribution of myocardial ...  Read More

Clinical and Laboratory Predictors of Mortality in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Taghi Riahi; Sima Shokri; Seyed Hamid Reza Faiz; Karim Hemati; Seyed Hamzeh Mousavie; Amir Baghestani; Ali Khazaeian; Babak Hassanlouei

Volume 23, Issue 5 , 2021

  Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has a variety of symptoms and laboratory and radiologic features whose identification can help diagnose and manage patients with COVID-19 more effectively. Objectives: This ...  Read More

Activity status and cardiovascular diseases: a cross-sectional study based on the results of Rafsanjan Cohort Study (2020)

Fatemeh Ayoobi; Parvin Khalili; Maryam Mohamadi; Hamid Hakimi; Narjes Soltani; Ali Esmaeili-nadimi

Volume 23, Issue 4 , 2021

  Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality across the globe. Activity status is used as a social class marker of CVDs. Objectives: The present study aimed to analyze the associations between occupational status and CVDs in Iranian population. Methods: The ...  Read More

The Epidemiology of Limb Fractures in Children Admitted to an Emergency Department in Western Iran

Elham Shafiei; Arash Nademi; Ali Ashraf Mozafari; Elham Bastani; Taleb Kokhazadeh; Kosar Yousefi; Ali Sahebi

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

  Background: The incidence of limb fractures in children depends on environmental factors and socioeconomic backgrounds. Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the epidemiology of limb fractures in 1 to 15-year-old children in Ilam City, Iran. Methods: This retrospective study enrolled all children ...  Read More

Cytomegalovirus End Organ Disease in Iranian HIV-1 Infected Patients with CD4+ Cell Counts Less Than 100 Cells/mm3

Mohammad Reza Jabbari; Hoorieh Soleimanjahi; Mahboubeh Hajiabdolbaghi; Mohammad Sarraf-Shirazi; Somayeh Shatizadeh Malekshahi

Volume 21, Issue 11 , 2019, Pages 1-5

  Background: Cytomegalovirus End-Organ Disease (CMV-EOD) is a seriously debilitating illness in patients with advanced HIV-1 in- fection, typically occurring with CD4+ cell counts of < 100 cells/mm3.Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of CMV-EOD in adult patients with advanced HIV-1 ...  Read More