Association between Vitamin D Status and COVID-19 Outcomes in Diabetic Patients

Aria Kasiri; Maryam Eskandari Mehrabadi; Zahra Salemi; Danial Habibi; milad majidian dehkordi; omid jarahian; rasool karimi matloob

Volume 26, Issue 1 , 2024

  Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), a severe disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, has a weak prognosis, and biological markers may predict disease severity. Objectives: The present study aimed to assess the impact of vitamin D levels on COVID-19 outcomes in ...  Read More

Effect of a Combinational therapy of Erythropoietin, Pentoxifylline, and Vitamin D on the Glasgow Outcome Scale in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

Ali Akrami; Reza Bagheri; Mohammad Reza Akrami; Hamidreza Saeidi Borojeni

Volume 24, Issue 9 , 2022

  Background: Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) is the most prevalent nerve lesion in brain trauma. Given the known effects of erythropoietin and pentoxifylline on the reduction of cell death following hypoxia. Objectives: The current study assessed the possible effects of a combination of erythropoietin, pentoxifylline, ...  Read More

The Role of Vitamin D Supplementation in the Treatment of Primary Hypertension: A Double-Blinded Randomized Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

Samira Faraji; Rasoul Zarrin; Asma Zamanian; Reza Hajizadeh; Parvin Ayremlou; Behzad Rahimi

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

    Background: Hypertension is one of the most serious global concerns since it has affected over 1.2 billion people. Objectives: The present study aimed to determine the effect of vitamin D supplementation on blood pressure, fasting blood sugar, and lipid profile in hypertensive patients with ...  Read More