The Efficacy of Paricalcitol Administration for Management of Pediatric Chronic Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
1. The Efficacy of Paricalcitol Administration for Management of Pediatric Chronic Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Mojtaba Fazel; Sorour Khari; Mohammed I. M. Gubari; Neamatollah Ataei; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Mostafa Hosseini

Volume 8, Issue 2 , February 2020, , Pages 10951-10959

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46747.3792

Abstract
  Background There is still controversy about the efficacy of paricalcitol in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Therefore, the present study was designed to assess current evidence ...  Read More
Validation of CRASH Model in Prediction of 14-Day Mortality and 6-Month Unfavourable Outcome of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
2. Validation of CRASH Model in Prediction of 14-Day Mortality and 6-Month Unfavourable Outcome of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury

Mojtaba Fazel; Sajjad Ahmadi; Mohammad Javad Hajighanbari; Alireza Baratloo; Kavous Shahsavarinia; Mostafa Hosseini; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 7, Issue 12 , December 2019, , Pages 10413-10422

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.42931.3596

Abstract
  Background: Value of Corticosteroid Randomisation after Significant Head Injury (CRASH) prognostic model has not been assessed in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI). This study ...  Read More
Prevalence and Risk Factors of Technique Failure in Peritoneal Dialysis of Iranian Children and Adolescents
3. Prevalence and Risk Factors of Technique Failure in Peritoneal Dialysis of Iranian Children and Adolescents

Mostafa Hosseini; Shahin Roshani; Neamatollah Ataei; Fattah Hama Rahim Fattah; Mohammed Gubari; Michael Jones; Iraj Najafi; Fatemeh Darabi; Simin Darvishnoori Kalak; Mojtaba Fazel; Mehdi Yaseri; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 7, Issue 11 , November 2019, , Pages 10377-10385

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.44136.3660

Abstract
  Background: Statistics have shown that the rate of technical failure in peritoneal dialysis (PD) is greater than hemodialysis. In this regard, the present study is aimed to determine ...  Read More
Efficacy of Enema via Cecostomy for Fecal Disorders in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
4. Efficacy of Enema via Cecostomy for Fecal Disorders in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Asrin Babahajian; Jebreil Shamseddin; Arash Sarveazad; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 7, Issue 5 , May 2019, , Pages 9429-9441

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.38309.3295

Abstract
    Background   Some controversy exists about the role of cecostomy in the management of fecal disorders. The present meta-analysis aims provide a comprehensive evaluation ...  Read More
Effect of Active and Passive Exposure to Cigarette Smoke on Lipid Profile of Children and Adolescents; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
5. Effect of Active and Passive Exposure to Cigarette Smoke on Lipid Profile of Children and Adolescents; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Mahshid Aryanpur; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Mostafa Hosseini; Alireza Oraii; Gholamreza Heydari; Mehdi Kazempour-Dizaji; Hooman Sharifi; Zahra Hessami; Maryam Hassanzad

Volume 6, Issue 5 , May 2018, , Pages 7575-7588

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.30569.2681

Abstract
  Background: The present systematic review and meta-analysis is designed in order to assess the association between passive and active smoking and lipid profile of children and adolescents. ...  Read More
Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection in Children with Chronic Kidney Diseases; A Historical Cohort Study
6. Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C Virus Infection in Children with Chronic Kidney Diseases; A Historical Cohort Study

Neamatollah Ataei; Mostafa Hosseini; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Alireza Oraii; Fatemeh Ataei; Arash Abbasi; Neda Raeessi; Mastaneh Moghtaderi; Behnaz Bazargani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 6911-6917

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.27761.2405

Abstract
  Background: The prevalence of hepatitis B and C in Iranian children with chronic kidney disease is limited. Therefore, the present study intends to assess the prevalence of hepatitis ...  Read More
Accuracy of Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network Rules in Prediction of Clinically Important Head Injuries; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
7. Accuracy of Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network Rules in Prediction of Clinically Important Head Injuries; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Sajjad Ahmadi; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6285-6300

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.26693.2299

Abstract
  Objective: the present meta-analysis was designed to determine the value of Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) rule in prediction of clinically important traumatic ...  Read More
Efficacy of Neuromodulation in Fecal Incontinence in Children; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
8. Efficacy of Neuromodulation in Fecal Incontinence in Children; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Arash Sarveazad; Asrin Babahajian; Abazar Yari; Jebreil Shamseddin; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6563-6577

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.27713.2397

Abstract
  Background: The results of existing studies regarding the use of neuromodulation in fecal incontinence (FI) are contradictory and therefore, a definitive conclusion cannot be made in ...  Read More
Human Adipose-Derived Stem/Stromal Cells from Children or Adults?
9. Human Adipose-Derived Stem/Stromal Cells from Children or Adults?

Arash Sarveazad; Asrin Babahajian; Mahmoud Yousefifard

Volume 5, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 6779-6780

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.28237.2444

Abstract
  Discovering a cell type with the highest efficiency and the least side-effects is one of the priorities of scientists active in this field. Of all the cells, mesenchymal stem cells ...  Read More
Diagnostic Value of Technetium-99m-Dimercaptosuccinic Acid Scintigraphy in Prediction of Vesicoureteral Reflux in Children with First-time Febrile Urinary Tract Infection
10. Diagnostic Value of Technetium-99m-Dimercaptosuccinic Acid Scintigraphy in Prediction of Vesicoureteral Reflux in Children with First-time Febrile Urinary Tract Infection

Fatemeh Ataei; Isa Neshandar Asli; Masoumeh Mohkam; Samaneh Hosseinzadeh; Neamatollah Ataei; Alireza Ghavi; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Alireza Oraii; Mostafa Hosseini

Volume 5, Issue 11 , November 2017, , Pages 6031-6040

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.26012.2219

Abstract
  Background: Imaging modalities such as voiding cystourethrography (VCUG), direct radionuclide cystography (DRNC), and renal cortical scintigraphy (RCS) with technetium-99m dimercaptosuccinic ...  Read More
Prediction of Clinically Important Traumatic Brain Injury in Pediatric Minor Head Trauma; proposing Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (PTBI) Prognostic Rule
11. Prediction of Clinically Important Traumatic Brain Injury in Pediatric Minor Head Trauma; proposing Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury (PTBI) Prognostic Rule

Babak Nakhjavan-Shahraki; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Alireza Oraii; Arash Sarveazad; Mohammad Javad Hajighanbari; Saeed Safari; Alireza Baratloo; Abbas Tafakhori; Mostafa Hosseini

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 4127-4135

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.8017

Abstract
  Background: The present study assesses independent predictors of clinically important traumatic brain injury (ciTBI) in order to design a prognostic rule for identification of high ...  Read More
Value of Plasma/Serum Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin in Detection of Pediatric Acute Kidney Injury; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
12. Value of Plasma/Serum Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin in Detection of Pediatric Acute Kidney Injury; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Anahita Izadi; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Babak Nakhjavan-Shahraki; Masoud Baikpour; Jalaledin Mirzay Razaz; Neamatollah Ataei; Mostafa Hosseini

Volume 4, Issue 11 , November 2016, , Pages 3815-3836

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7782

Abstract
  Background: Major attention has been drawn to the prognostic value of plasma/serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) in detection of acute kidney injury (AKI) in children, ...  Read More
Diagnostic Value of Urinary Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) in Detection of Pediatric Acute Kidney Injury; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
13. Diagnostic Value of Urinary Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) in Detection of Pediatric Acute Kidney Injury; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Anahita Izadi; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Babak Nakhjavan-Shahraki; Masoud Baikpour; Jalaledin Mirzay Razaz; Mostafa Hosseini

Volume 4, Issue 11 , November 2016, , Pages 3875-3895

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7783

Abstract
  Background: Two questions about diagnostic value of urinary neutrophil gelatin associated lipocalin (uNGAL) in detection of acute kidney injury (AKI) in children have remained unanswered; ...  Read More
The Value of Serum Β-Subunit of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Level in Prediction of Treatment Response to Methotrexate in Management of Ectopic Pregnancy; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
14. The Value of Serum Β-Subunit of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Level in Prediction of Treatment Response to Methotrexate in Management of Ectopic Pregnancy; a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Parisa Ghelichkhani; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Lyly Nazemi; Saeed Safari; Mostafa Hosseini; Masoud Baikpour; Samira Salamati Ghamsari; Mehdi Yaseri

Volume 4, Issue 9 , September 2016, , Pages 3503-3518

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7409

Abstract
  Background: No consensus has been reached on prognostic value of serum concentration of β (beta) subunit of human chorionic gonadotropin (β-hCG) in treatment response to methotrexate ...  Read More
Etiology and Outcome of Chronic Kidney Disease in Iranian Children
15. Etiology and Outcome of Chronic Kidney Disease in Iranian Children

Neamatollah Ataei; Mostafa Hosseini; Masoud Baikpour; Fatemeh Ataei; Hosein Bloori Jirandeh; Behnaz Bazargani; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Arash Abbasi

Volume 4, Issue 7 , July 2016, , Pages 2105-2112

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6977

Abstract
  Background Considering the significant geographical and ethnical differences in pattern of incidence, etiology and outcome of chronic kidney disease (CKD), the present study aimed to ...  Read More
Blood Pressure Nomograms by Age and Weight for Iranian Children and Adolescents
16. Blood Pressure Nomograms by Age and Weight for Iranian Children and Adolescents

Mostafa Hosseini; Masoud Baikpour; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Mehdi Yaseri; Mohammad Fayaz; Hoda Shirafkan; Arash Abbasi; Hadi Asady; Faezeh Javidilarijani; Behnaz Bazargani; Neamatollah Ataei

Volume 4, Issue 7 , July 2016, , Pages 2153-2166

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7013

Abstract
  Background: Normal standard references of blood pressure (BP) for children and adolescents have been suggested to be constructed based on anthropometric indices. Accordingly, we aimed ...  Read More
Body Mass Index Percentile Curves for 7 To 18 Year Old Children and Adolescents; are the Sample Populations from Tehran Nationally Representative?
17. Body Mass Index Percentile Curves for 7 To 18 Year Old Children and Adolescents; are the Sample Populations from Tehran Nationally Representative?

Mostafa Hosseini; Masoud Baikpour; Mahmoud Yousefifard; Mohammad Ali Mansournia; Mehdi Yaseri; Hadi Asady; Mostafa Qorbani; Roya Kelishadi; Fatemeh Ataei; Neamatollah Ataei

Volume 4, Issue 6 , June 2016, , Pages 1926-1934

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6877

Abstract
  Background: The children’s body composition status is an important indicator of health condition evaluated through their body mass index (BMI). We aimed to provide standardized ...  Read More