A Case Report of a Hydatid Cyst on the Right Thigh in a 9-Year-Old Girl: A Difficult Diagnosis

Maryam Sarkardeh; Hassan Vaezi; Sayed Javad Davari-Sani; Amirhasan sarkardeh

Volume 25, Issue 7 , 2023

  Background: Hydatid disease is a parasitic infection that occurs primarily in Mediterranean countries. Skeletal and muscular involvement is a rare feature of hydatid disease, making the diagnosis of this condition difficult, especially in children. Case presentation: In this case report, a hydatid cyst ...  Read More

Impact of COVID-19-Induced Home Quarantine on Parental Stress, as well as Anxiety and Depression among Children

Chen Hongwei

Volume 25, Issue 3 , 2023

  Background: One of the most important harmful effects related to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the psychological effects that can affect all population groups. Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the effect of home quarantine caused by COVID-19 on parents' stress, as well as children's ...  Read More

Preoperative Anxiety and Postoperative Pain in Children with Burn Patients and Their Correlation Analysis

Wazhuoma Da

Volume 25, Issue 2 , 2023

  Background: Burn is a kind of skin tissue damage under the influence of heat source, which is a common type of accidental injury in current society.Objective: To investigate the status of preoperative anxiety and postoperative pain in children with burn patients, and to analyze the correlation between ...  Read More

Is There any Association between Fecal Calprotectin Levels and Cystic Fibrosis?

Mandana Rafeey; Amir Hossein Jafari-Rouhi; Suzan Hejrati; Maryam Hosseinpour Sarmadi; Ebrahim Farhadi

Volume 24, Issue 11 , 2022

  Background: Early diagnosis of cystic fibrosis (CF) and hence the initiation of symptomatic and prophylactic treatment can help improve the outcomes of CF patients. Fecal calprotectin (FC) is a marker of inflammation in the intestinal tract that is elevated in several gastrointestinal inflammatory diseases, ...  Read More

Prevalence and Predictors of Dyslipidemia in Children and Adolescents in Yazd Greater Area, Yazd, Iran

Nastaran Ahmadi; Seyed Mostafa Seyed Hosseini; Fatemeh Rismanian Yazdi; Masoud Mirzaei; Faezeh Dehghani-Tafti; Seyed Mahmood Sadr Bafghi; Amir Houshang Mehrparvar

Volume 23, Issue 4 , 2021

  Abstract Background: Dyslipidemia, a genetic and multifactorial disorder of lipoprotein metabolism, is defined by elevations in the levels of total cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (non-HDL-C), triglyceride, or some combination thereof ...  Read More

Cariogenic Dietary and Toothbrushing Practices of Children During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Damla Aksit Bicak

Volume 23, Issue 3 , 2021

  Background: The implemented COVID-19 prevention measures exert negative effects on childrens nutrition and education, with approximately 1.5 billion children kept away from schools during this time. Objectives: The present study aimed to assess the changes in toothbrushing and cariogenic dietary practices ...  Read More

Child-Friendly Humanitarian Logistics in Natural Disasters: A Letter to the Editor

Hamed Seddighi; Homeira Sajjadi; Ibrahim Salmani

Volume 21, Issue 8 , 2019, Pages 1-2

  Natural disasters affect children’s health enormously with various examples studied globally (1). It is defined as“A serious disruption of the functioning of a community or a so- ciety, leading to one or more of the following: human, material, economic and environmental losses, and impacts” ...  Read More