Comparing the Impact of Multimedia and Educational Brochures on Knowledge, Attitude and Work Performance of Healthcare about COVID-19 Management in Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Breastfeeding

bahiye amiri

Volume 25, Issue 11 , 2023

  Background: In times of pandemic and quarantine, it is necessary to use new educational methods. The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of multimedia and booklet educational methods on knowledge, attitude, and job performance of healthcare providers in community health centers regarding ...  Read More

Effects of Self-perineal Care Education using a Mobile Application on Knowledge and Practice of Perineal Care among Primigravida Mothers: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Lilly Mary Lazarus; Chong Mei Chan; Vimala Ramoo; Noor Azmi Mat Adenan; Karuthan Chinna; Law Foong Li; Samira Mohajer

Volume 25, Issue 8 , 2023

  Background: Poor self-perineal care (SPC) by new mothers due to inadequate knowledge can result in perineal pain and poor wound healing outcome. Objectives: This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of self-perineal care education on knowledge and practice among primigravida mothers in Malaysia. Methods: ...  Read More

Knowledge and Attitude of Cancer Patients Companions towards Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy-induced Oral Complications and Dental Considerations

Maryam Jalili Sadrabad; Farahnaz Ghahremanfard; Shabnam Sohanian; Maede Mobarhan; Anahid Nabavi; Elham Saberian

Volume 25, Issue 2 , 2023

  Background: Although Knowledge of the side effects of cancer treatments is crucial for everyone, it is more vital for patients' companions. Since they can significantly improve patients' attitudes towards cancer treatments and help them tolerate the disease; Objectives: In this study, we aimed to examine ...  Read More

Identification of the Gap in Pre-hospital Knowledge and Skills of the Red Crescent Society Rescuers of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Ahmad Soltani; Nader Ghanizadeh; Milad Ahmadi Marzaleh; Hadi Mahmoodi; Marjan Akbari

Volume 25, Issue 1 , 2023

  Background: Natural and manmade disasters affect public health directly and indirectly. As statistics show, 31 of the 42 types of natural disasters in the world occur in Iran; therefore, preparation is necessary to effectively manage them. To this end, it is essential to train experienced and professional ...  Read More

Natural Disasters Preparedness Knowledge of Patients with Chronic Diseases in Iran: A Descriptive Study on Patients with Diabetes and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Masih Daneshvari Hospital, Tehran, Iran

elham ghazanchaei; Kiyoumars Allahbakhshi; Davoud Khorasani-Zavareh; Javad Aghazadeh-Attari; Iraj Mohebbi

Volume 24, Issue 4 , 2022

  Introduction: In disasters, patients with chronic diseases, such as diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases, are considered to be a vulnerable population. This study aimed to examine the natural disaster preparedness knowledge of patients with chronic diseases in Iran with a focus on diabetic patients ...  Read More

Knowledge, Attitude, Fear, and Practice towards Coronavirus Disease-2019 Preventive Measures among Iranian Dentists

Isa Mohammadi Zeidi; Banafsheh Mohammadi Zeidi

Volume 23, Issue 8 , 2021

  Background: Dentists are more at risk of respiratory infectious diseases, compared to other Health Care Workers (HCWs). Objectives: This study aimed to determine the relationship of knowledge, attitude, and fear with Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) preventive measures amongst Iranian dentists. Methods: ...  Read More

Being a Caregiver in the Palliative Care Unit in the Pandemic: Who Can Do It Better?

Ercument Ozturk; Zeynel Abidin Ozturk

Volume 23, Issue 8 , 2021

  Background: During the Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, palliative care units and nursing homes became risky in terms of infection transmission. The measures that are taken in the general population have also been strictly applied for caregivers. However, to achieve success, the personal ...  Read More

Evidence-Based Dentistry Among Iranian General Dentists and Specialists: A Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice Study

Surena Vahabi; Mahshid Namdari; Mohammadreza Vatankhah; Kamyar Khosravi

Volume 22, Issue 9 , 2020

  Background: The use of evidence-based dentistry (EBD) as the integration of investigations and clinical decisions has been a focus of attention in recent years. Objectives: The present study aimed to evaluate the knowledge, attitude, and practice of EBD among Iranian dentists in 2019. Methods: A total ...  Read More

Scabies Among High School Students in Accra, Ghana: Risk Factors and Health Literacy

Masood Maleki Birjandi; Mahbobeh Oroei; Seyed Naser Emadi; Ali Asghar Peyvandi; Abraham Kwabena Anang

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

  Background: Scabies is one of the most common itchy dermatoses in school students. The scabies incidence is dependent on per- sonal hygiene and social factors.Objectives: This study aimed to determine the scabies prevalence and health literacy among high school students.Methods: This cross-sectional ...  Read More