The maternal and neonatal outcomes of pregnant women with definite COVID-19
The maternal and neonatal outcomes of pregnant women with definite COVID-19

Mahboobeh Shirazi; Parisa Najjari; Arash Jafarieh; Fatemeh Golshahi; Behrokh Sahebdel; Mahmoud Shirazi; Safoura khazaeian; Sania Saeedi; Yalda Mofidifar; Elham Feizabad; Sara Saeedi

Volume 10, Issue 10 , October 2022, , Pages 16803-16810

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.65843.4962

Abstract
  Background: This study aimed to assess the symptoms and clinical laboratory data of pregnant women with COVID-19 in their second or third trimester of pregnancy as well as their maternal ...  Read More
Assessing the level of Coronavirus Disease Anxiety and its related factors in third-trimester pregnant women referring to the health centers of Isfahan during the pandemic
Assessing the level of Coronavirus Disease Anxiety and its related factors in third-trimester pregnant women referring to the health centers of Isfahan during the pandemic

Razieh Bina; Fatemeh Mohammadi; Shahnaz Kohan; Zeinab Heidari

Volume 10, Issue 5 , May 2022, , Pages 16058-16067

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2022.60668.4686

Abstract
  Background: Pregnancy as a sensitive period of a woman's life can be affected by various psychological factors. Covid-19 pandemic is a new phenomenon; and there is limited information ...  Read More
A Systematic Review of Anxiety during Pregnancy in the Period of the COVID-19 Pandemic
A Systematic Review of Anxiety during Pregnancy in the Period of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mehri Ansariniaki; Mahdi Abounoori; Masoudeh Babakhanian

Volume 9, Issue 11 , November 2021, , Pages 14756-14771

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.54774.4321

Abstract
  Background: Pregnant women experience significant anxiety and stress, even under normal conditions, and anxiety is the most common psychological disorder during pregnancy. As different ...  Read More
Investigation of the Maternal and Neonatal Factors Affecting the Apgar score of Newborns: A Case-Control Study
Investigation of the Maternal and Neonatal Factors Affecting the Apgar score of Newborns: A Case-Control Study

Khairollah Asadollahi; Arezoo Karimi; Zahra Bagheri-Hosseinabadi; Nazanin Rezaei; MirHadi Mussavi; Salman Daliri

Volume 9, Issue 6 , June 2021, , Pages 13737-13746

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48805.3919

Abstract
  Background: Apgar score is a method for clinical evaluation of neonate at birth, and predicts their clinical conditions and physical or mental development. This study aimed to investigate ...  Read More
Evaluation of Vitamin D Status and Effective Maternal Factors on Vitamin D Levels in Cord Blood of Infants Born in Zahedan, Iran
Evaluation of Vitamin D Status and Effective Maternal Factors on Vitamin D Levels in Cord Blood of Infants Born in Zahedan, Iran

Maryam Nakhaee Moghadam; Gholamreza Soleimani; Elham Shafighi Shahri; Fatemeh Akbarirad

Volume 9, Issue 5 , May 2021, , Pages 13455-13462

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.56140.4415

Abstract
  Background: The available sources indicate our insufficient knowledge about vitamin D levels in infants born in Iran. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate the vitamin ...  Read More
Maternal Exposure to Environmental Risk Factors and Risk of Adverse Health Outcomes in Offspring: An Overview
Maternal Exposure to Environmental Risk Factors and Risk of Adverse Health Outcomes in Offspring: An Overview

Maryam Noorzadeh; Mahsa Naemi

Volume 9, Issue 5 , May 2021, , Pages 13463-13478

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.51711.4112

Abstract
           Exposure to environmental risk factors are common events in pregnant women and it can affect several health outcomes adverse in the ...  Read More
The Relationship between the Level of Pregnancy-Associated Plasma Protein A and Placenta Size and Thickness
The Relationship between the Level of Pregnancy-Associated Plasma Protein A and Placenta Size and Thickness

Sima Fallah Arzpeyma; Zohre Asadi; Sodaboeh Kazemi; Ehsan Kazemnejad-Leili

Volume 9, Issue 4 , April 2021, , Pages 13381-13388

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.49676.3971

Abstract
  Background: The low level of pregnancy-associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A) has a relationship with unfavorable outcomes in neonates. This study aimed to evaluate the association between ...  Read More
Efficacy of Metformin on Pregnancy Outcome in Healthy Overweight Pregnant Women; A Double-Blinded Parallel Randomized Clinical Trial
Efficacy of Metformin on Pregnancy Outcome in Healthy Overweight Pregnant Women; A Double-Blinded Parallel Randomized Clinical Trial

Samira Esmaieli; Javad Rasuoli; Shabnam Vazifekhah

Volume 9, Issue 3 , March 2021, , Pages 13145-13153

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2021.55022.4341

Abstract
  Background Maternal obesity increases the risk of pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, postpartum hemorrhage, weight gain and the need for cesarean section. We compared the ...  Read More
Development and Psychometric Analysis of Fathers’ Concerns Questionnaire on Low Risk Pregnancies of their Wives in Iran
Development and Psychometric Analysis of Fathers’ Concerns Questionnaire on Low Risk Pregnancies of their Wives in Iran

Nayere Azam Hajikhani; Abbas Ebadi; Elham Khoori; Giti Ozgoli

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, , Pages 12443-12454

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48880.3923

Abstract
  Background: Pregnancy can be troublesome for parents. This study was conducted with the aim of development and psychometric evaluation of a Fathers’ Concerns Questionnaire regarding ...  Read More
Investigating the Impact of Metformin Consumption on the Incidence of Gestational Diabetes and Preeclampsia in Pregnant Women Suffering Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Clinical Trial Study
Investigating the Impact of Metformin Consumption on the Incidence of Gestational Diabetes and Preeclampsia in Pregnant Women Suffering Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Clinical Trial Study

Shohreh Alimohammadi; Elham Ghasemi; Ziba Mohsenpour; Fatemeh Mohsenpour

Volume 8, Issue 6 , June 2020, , Pages 11383-11392

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.45710.3737

Abstract
  Background Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at higher risk of developing pregnancy complications including gestational diabetes and preeclampsia. This study was performed ...  Read More
Effectiveness of Midwifery Counseling on Adaptation to Pregnancy, Maternal-Fetal Attachment, and Quality of Life in Unplanned Pregnant Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Effectiveness of Midwifery Counseling on Adaptation to Pregnancy, Maternal-Fetal Attachment, and Quality of Life in Unplanned Pregnant Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Azadeh Arasteh; Roghieh Kharaghani; Saeedeh Zenoozian; Reza Moloodi; Elham Jafari

Volume 8, Issue 6 , June 2020, , Pages 11435-11448

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.44410.3678

Abstract
  Background: Women with unplanned pregnancy experienced a number of psychological problems. Thus, the present study aimed to examine the effectiveness of midwifery counseling based on ...  Read More
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infection in Newborns
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Infection in Newborns

Ahmad Shah Farhat; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Farideh Akhlaghi; Abdolkarim Hamedi; Alireza Ghodsi

Volume 8, Issue 6 , June 2020, , Pages 11513-11517

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48004.3871

Abstract
  Background The COVID-19 infection, which has been a pandemic since early 2020, can occur in pregnant women and can be transmitted to the baby after birth. There are few reports of this ...  Read More
Maternal Occupational Exposures and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes: An Overview of Meta- Analysis
Maternal Occupational Exposures and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes: An Overview of Meta- Analysis

Rahele Rahimi; Somayeh Moeindarbary; Mostafa Ghasempour; Tahereh Galini Moghadam; Omolbanin Heydari; Zahra Ramazanian Bafghi; Samaneh Norouziasl; Fatemeh Abdi; Farzane Ashrafinia; Sahebeh Dadshahi

Volume 8, Issue 5 , May 2020, , Pages 11341-11346

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.47228.3830

Abstract
  Background: Working pregnant women are exposed to numerous occupational exposures, some of which may adversely affect their reproductive health. We aimed to review the effects of maternal ...  Read More
Effect of Magnetic Fields during Pregnancy on Fetal Growth and Preterm Labor: A Review Article
Effect of Magnetic Fields during Pregnancy on Fetal Growth and Preterm Labor: A Review Article

Zahra Khojastehfard; Somayeh Ghahremani; Maryam Sabaghian; Samaneh Ghalebizadeh; Zoleykha Asgarlou; Soheil Mohammadi Yazdi; Mahla Salarfard

Volume 8, Issue 5 , May 2020, , Pages 11371-11375

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48094.3874

Abstract
  Background Low birth weight is one of the most important health indicators in evaluating pregnancy care worldwide. We aimed to evaluate the effect of cell phones used in pregnancy on ...  Read More
Maternal Risk Factors of Neonatal Mortality in Iran: A Case-Control Study
Maternal Risk Factors of Neonatal Mortality in Iran: A Case-Control Study

Tannaz Valadbeigi; Naghi Dara; Hamidreza Tabatabaee; Saleheh Tajalli; Koorosh Etemad; Amirhossein Hosseini; Maryam Ghorbani; Fatemeh Zolfizadeh; Negar Piri; Niloufar Taherpour; Ali Akbar Sayyari; Mohammad Kazemian; Minoo Fallahi; Mahmoud Hajipour

Volume 8, Issue 2 , February 2020, , Pages 10865-10874

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.44502.3683

Abstract
  Background: Neonatal death is defined as death at any point in time during the first four weeks of life. It is one of the most important criteria used to evaluate the effectiveness ...  Read More
A Case of Sigmoid Volvulus in Pregnancy: A Rare Emergency in Pregnancy
A Case of Sigmoid Volvulus in Pregnancy: A Rare Emergency in Pregnancy

Sara Ghahremani; Parisa Razmjouei; Parvaneh Layegh; Ayoub Tavakolian; Masumeh Ghazanfarpour; Fatemeh Shoaee; Somayeh Moeindarbary

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 10743-10747

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.45675.3734

Abstract
  Background Sigmoid volvulus (SV) in pregnancy is a very rare entity, which can be associated with extremely high rates of mortality and morbidity for both mother and ...  Read More
Placental Calcification and Vitamin D Deficiency in Low-Risk Pregnant Women
Placental Calcification and Vitamin D Deficiency in Low-Risk Pregnant Women

Navid Mohammadi; Shokohossadat Abotorabi; Hamideh Pakniat; Hedieh Salimi; Solmaz Chamanara; Fatemeh Hajmanoochehri

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 10749-10757

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.14030

Abstract
  Background: The placental calcification is often considered as a physiologic aging process of the placenta but it may be accompanied with the altered levels of vitamin D (vit D). The ...  Read More
Adolescent Pregnancy: A Health Challenge
Adolescent Pregnancy: A Health Challenge

Mohammad Ali Kiani; Masumeh Ghazanfarpour; Masumeh Saeidi

Volume 7, Issue 7 , July 2019, , Pages 9749-9752

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.40834.3444

Abstract
  Every year, some 3.9 million girls aged 15 to 19 years undergo unsafe abortions (1). Approximately 16 million girls aged 15 to 19 years and 2.5 million girls under 16 years give birth ...  Read More
Epidemiology of Suicidal Attempts by Poisoning and Related Risk Factors in Pregnant Women in Imam Reza Hospital, Mashhad, Iran
Epidemiology of Suicidal Attempts by Poisoning and Related Risk Factors in Pregnant Women in Imam Reza Hospital, Mashhad, Iran

Anahita Alizadeh; Fatemeh Said Afkhamoshoara; Mohammad Hussein Kamaloddini; Forough Rakhshanizadeh; Mehdi Talebi

Volume 7, Issue 7 , July 2019, , Pages 9753-9758

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.38733.3311

Abstract
  Background Suicidal attempt is an important phenomenon among pregnant women in Iran. This study was designed to determine the epidemiological status and risk factors of suicidal attempts ...  Read More
The Role of Uterine Artery Doppler Ultrasound in the Second Trimester in Predicting Preeclampsia
The Role of Uterine Artery Doppler Ultrasound in the Second Trimester in Predicting Preeclampsia

Maryam Razavi; Farzaneh Rashidi Fakari; Fahimeh Sadat Jafari; Farahnaz Farzaneh; Narjes Sargolzaei

Volume 7, Issue 5 , May 2019, , Pages 9405-9411

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.37066.3229

Abstract
  Background Preeclampsia is a specific pregnancy syndrome. Early diagnosis and proper administration of preeclampsia can lead to improved maternal and neonatal outcome. We aimed to ...  Read More
The Effect of Aromatherapy on Nausea and Vomiting during Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta -Analysis
The Effect of Aromatherapy on Nausea and Vomiting during Pregnancy: A Systematic Review and Meta -Analysis

Abolfazl Fattah; Zahra Hesarinejad; Najmeh Rajabi Gharaii; Masoome Nasibi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , March 2019, , Pages 9061-9070

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.34857.3068

Abstract
  Background Most pregnant women suffer from nausea and vomiting during pregnancy (NVP) as one of the common discomforts compelling women to increasingly turn to herbal medications ...  Read More
The Relationship between Cognitive Social Theory and Physical Activity in Pregnant Women
The Relationship between Cognitive Social Theory and Physical Activity in Pregnant Women

Mahboobe Sadat Moosavinasab; Fariba Fahami; Ashraf Kazemi

Volume 6, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 8527-8535

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32649.2879

Abstract
  BackgroundAlthough following a suitable sports program with mild intensity promoted the health of mother's who had healthy pregnancy and caused no harm to the growing fetus; pregnant ...  Read More
The Effect of Counseling on Hemoglobin, Hematocrit and Weight Gain in Teenage Pregnant Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial
The Effect of Counseling on Hemoglobin, Hematocrit and Weight Gain in Teenage Pregnant Women: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Roya Shafagat; Mahin Kamalifard; Mojgan Mirghafourvand

Volume 6, Issue 10 , October 2018, , Pages 8347-8360

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.28624.2494

Abstract
  Background Pregnant women’s health is a major health priority in all countries. Teenage pregnancies can be high-risk. This study was conducted to determine the effect of counseling ...  Read More
Factors and Interventions Associated with Parental Attachment during Pregnancy in Iran: A Systematic Review
Factors and Interventions Associated with Parental Attachment during Pregnancy in Iran: A Systematic Review

Kobra Salehi; Shahnaz Kohan; Fariba Taleghani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 6823-6842

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.26168.2232

Abstract
  Introduction: Parents' attachment to the child is an intimate,warm and continuous relationship which is the basis of the natural development of the child. Attachment starts long before ...  Read More
The Effect of Prenatal Home Visiting for Adolescent Mothers on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
The Effect of Prenatal Home Visiting for Adolescent Mothers on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Taherh Hadian; Mojgan Mirghafourvand; Sakineh Mohammad-Alizadeh Charandabi; Solmaz Ghanbari; Jila Nahaeii; Shahla Meedya

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 6945-6962

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.27340.2355

Abstract
  Background: Adolescence pregnancy is high risk both for mother and child. This systematic review aimed to determine the effect of home visiting on maternal and neonatal outcomes in ...  Read More