A comprehensive Screening Test and Assessment of Psychological Symptoms Associated with COVID-19 in Medical Personnel

Esmaeil Sadri Damirchi; Shahriar Dargahi; Akbar Abravesh; Arezoo Mojarrad; Nader Ayadi

Volume 25, Issue 4 , 2023

  Background: Considering the scope of the epidemic of the COVID-19 pandemic and the psychological consequences known to be associated with infection, it seems necessary to provide a screening tool for determining the presence of psychological symptoms among the population in the healthcare sector for ...  Read More

Three-dimensional Motion Analysis of Sacroiliac Joint Mobility: A Reliability Study

Ahmad Bahramian Parchekouhi; Noureddin Karimi; Mohammad Yousefi; Farhad Tabatabai Ghomsheh; Leila Rahnama

Volume 25, Issue 1 , 2023

  Background: Sacroiliac joint (SIJ) movement has been investigated in many studies using a motion analysis system; however, the reliability of this method has not been well defined yet. Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the reliability of measuring the three-dimensional (3D) movement of the ...  Read More

Validation of the Persian Version of the Self-care in COVID-19 Scale (SCOVID Scale) in the Iranian Population

Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh; Mahdie Ghalenoee; Hamid Sharif Nia; Abbas Ebadi; Naser Parizad

Volume 24, Issue 12 , 2022

  Background: Self-care during Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) helps people follow self-care strategies to reduce the spread of the virus. To control the disease, people need to engage in self-care behaviors, which should be investigated by a valid and reliable instrument to yield valid and credible ...  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

Comparison of the Reliability of Sonographic Measurements of Diaphragm Thickness and Mobility in Individuals with and without Pelvic Girdle Pain

Keyvan Nassiri; Mohsen Abedi; Farideh Dehghan Manshadi; Alireza Akbarzadeh Baghban; Maryam Heydarpour Meymeh

Volume 21, Issue 12 , 2019, Pages 1-6

  Background: Various studies have reported that the pelvic girdle and lumbar spine are reflexively stabilized and braced prior to the initiation of extremity movements.Objectives: The present study aimed to assess the reliability of the diaphragm muscle thickness and excursion measured by reha- bilitative ...  Read More

Development and Psychometric Evaluation of Cardiac Surgery Stressors Inventory: A Mixed Method Study in an Iranian Context

Soheila Sedaghat; Abbas Ebadi; Shahnaz Rostami; Malek Fereidooni-Moghadam

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

  Background: Open-heart surgery is a stressful, life-threatening experience inducing fear and anxiety in many patients and theirfamilies.Objectives: The present study was conducted to design an inventory assessing the stressors in open-heart surgery patients andevaluate its psychometric properties.Methods: ...  Read More