Facilitators and Barriers to Donor Detection Based on Hospital Staff Opinions in Different Hospitals

Yazdan Abdolmohammadi; Seyed Jamalodin Tabibi; Leila Riahi

Volume 24, Issue 12 , 2022

  Background: Donor detection is the first step of organ procurement for transplantation, and about 50% of all potential donors are not detected. Objectives: The present study aimed to evaluate the facilitators and barriers to donor detection based on hospital characteristics and staff opinions. Methods: ...  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

Designing and Psychometric Evaluation of Morbid Obesity Quality of life Questionnaire: A Mixed Methods Study

Negar Yazdani; Farkhondeh Sharif; Nasrin Elahi; Abbas Ebadi; Vahid Hosseini

Volume 22, Issue 11 , 2020

  Background: Morbid obesity negatively affects all aspects of quality of life (QOL); therefore, the assessment of QOL can be a useful criterion to evaluate obesity outcome. Objectives: The present study aimed to design a QOL questionnaire in morbid obesity and assess its validation features. Methods: ...  Read More