Reliability and Validity of Household Disaster Preparedness Index (HDPI)

Mehdi Najafi; Hamidreza Khankeh; Ahmad Soltani; Golrokh Atighechian

Volume 22, Issue 12 , 2020

Abstract
  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

Correlation Between Pulmonary Vascular Permeability Index, Shock Index, and Severity of Septic Shock and Their Evaluation Values for Prognosis

Jinfeng Xiao; Hongyuan Zhou; Yuanyuan Guo

Volume 22, Issue 3 , 2020

Abstract
  Background: The changes before and after fluid resuscitation in patients with septic shock and their relationship with prognosis have rarely been reported. Objectives: We aimed to observe the correlation between pulmonary vascular permeability index (PVPI), shock index (SI), and severity of ...  Read More