Evaluation of Dento-maxillofacial Changes in Pediatric ß-Thalassemia Major Patients in Northern Iran
1. Evaluation of Dento-maxillofacial Changes in Pediatric ß-Thalassemia Major Patients in Northern Iran

Katayoun Salem; Maedeh Aminian; Samad Khamesi

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5219-5227

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22270.1862

Abstract
  Background Thalassemia is a group of congenital disorders which is characterized by a deficient synthesis of alfa or beta globulin chains in hemoglobin molecules. Due to the problems ...  Read More
Predictors of Knowledge and Practice of Girl Students about Puberty Health
2. Predictors of Knowledge and Practice of Girl Students about Puberty Health

Atousa Afsari; Sousan Valizadeh; Samira Fatahi; Masoomeh Abbasnezhad; Maliheh Assdollahi

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5229-5236

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23081.1932

Abstract
  Background: Puberty and its consequence changes are one of the most important events of each person's life. Knowledge and practice about puberty health lead to successful passage of ...  Read More
Low Bone Mineral Density and Associated Factors in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis: A Cross-Sectional Study
3. Low Bone Mineral Density and Associated Factors in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis: A Cross-Sectional Study

Abdolhamid Jafari Nodoushan; Soheila Khalilzadeh; Azam Golzar; Maryam Hassanzad; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Aliakbar Velayati

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5237-5244

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23618.1989

Abstract
  Background: Failure to maintain bone mass density is a major complication in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF). This study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence of low bone mineral ...  Read More
Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Head Louse (Pediculus humanus capitis) in Central Iran
4. Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Head Louse (Pediculus humanus capitis) in Central Iran

Abedin Saghafipour; Jalil Nejati; Alireza Zahraei Ramazani; Hassan Vatandoost; Ehssan Mozaffari; Fatemeh Rezaei

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5245-5254

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23413.1967

Abstract
  Background  Recognition of head lice prevalence and related risk factors contributing in spreading the disease is a step forward to the control of this important health problem. ...  Read More
Age at Menarche and its Relationship to Anthropometric Indices in Adolescent Girls
5. Age at Menarche and its Relationship to Anthropometric Indices in Adolescent Girls

Mohammad Hozoori; Fariba Moradi; Zoha Hosseini-zade; Masoomeh Kazemian; Shahram Arsang-jang

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5255-5262

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22352.1872

Abstract
  Background Menarche is a substantial and important period in the health of adolescent girls’, and has a significant impact on their health in the upcoming years. Accordingly, ...  Read More
Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Intestinal Parasitic Infections among School Children in Gashky, West of Iran
6. Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Intestinal Parasitic Infections among School Children in Gashky, West of Iran

Maryam Babakhani; Roya Safari; Fatemeh Rajati; Syrus Salimi; Ali Omidian doost

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5263-5273

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23173.1949

Abstract
  Background Parasitic intestinal infections (IPIs) represent as the greatest cause of illnesses and diseases worldwide, especially in less developed countries. People of all ages are ...  Read More
Using Social Network of TELEGRAM for Education on Continued Breastfeeding and Complementary Feeding of Children among Mothers: a Successful Experience from Iran
7. Using Social Network of TELEGRAM for Education on Continued Breastfeeding and Complementary Feeding of Children among Mothers: a Successful Experience from Iran

Mohtasham Ghaffari; Sakineh Rakhshanderou; Yadollah Mehrabi; Afsoon Tizvir

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5275-5286

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22849.1915

Abstract
  Background: Distanceeducation for mothers with suckling babies can have a high effect and more proponents due to short time of such mothers as well as other problems like bringing infant ...  Read More
The Evaluation of Serum Procalcitonin Levels in Neonatal Infections
8. The Evaluation of Serum Procalcitonin Levels in Neonatal Infections

Gholamali Maamouri; Hassan Boskabadi; Mehri zghandi; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Fatemeh Bagheri; Abbac Boskabadi

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5287-5294

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23415.1968

Abstract
  Background Procalcitonin is known as one of the bacteremia and sepsis markers such as cytokines, interleukin and reactive proteins. This study was conducted to determine the procalcitonin ...  Read More
The Effect of Probiotic in Treatment of Infantile Colic: A Randomized Clinical Trial
9. The Effect of Probiotic in Treatment of Infantile Colic: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Fatemeh Dorreh; Seyed Mojtaba Hashemi; Sajedeh Salehi; Majid Taheri; Amir Almasi-Hashiani

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5295-5303

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22530.1884

Abstract
  Background: Infantile colic imposes a heavy financial burden on families and the healthcare system. This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of Pedilact on the treatment of infantile ...  Read More
A Comparison of Quality of Life, Anxiety and Depression in Children with Cancer and Healthy Children, Kermanshah-Iran
10. A Comparison of Quality of Life, Anxiety and Depression in Children with Cancer and Healthy Children, Kermanshah-Iran

Babak Nazari; Saeedeh Bakhshi; Marziyeh Kaboudi; Fateme Dehghan; Arash Ziapour; Nafiseh Montazeri

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5305-5314

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23540.1978

Abstract
  Background Cancer is a major public health problem in many parts of the world. The present study aimed to compare the quality of life, anxiety and depression in in children with cancer ...  Read More
The Determination of Physical Activity among Girl Adolescents based on Trans-theoretical model (TTM)
11. The Determination of Physical Activity among Girl Adolescents based on Trans-theoretical model (TTM)

Masoumeh Alidosti; Elahe tavassoli; Mahdi Baneshi; Zabihollah Gharlipour

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5315-5326

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22881.1916

Abstract
  Background It has been proved that physical activity has positive effects for all people. However, low activity is common among adolescents especially girl teenagers. The present study ...  Read More
Immunomodulation of TLR2 and TLR4 by G2013 (alfa-L-Guluronic acid) in CVID Patients
12. Immunomodulation of TLR2 and TLR4 by G2013 (alfa-L-Guluronic acid) in CVID Patients

Laleh Sharifi; Asghar Aghamohammadi; Monireh Mohsenzadegan; Nima Rezaei; Farzaneh Towfighi Zavareh; Mona Moshiri; Saied Bokaie; Anis Barati; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Gholamreza Azizi; Abbas Mirshafiey

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5327-5337

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23562.1985

Abstract
  Background: Common variable immunodeficiency (CVID) is a primary immune disorder associated with hypogammaglobulinemia, recurrent infections and autoimmune diseases. CVID patients are ...  Read More
Quality Of Life in Children with Celiac Disease: A Cross-sectional Study
13. Quality Of Life in Children with Celiac Disease: A Cross-sectional Study

Seyed Ali Jafari; Saeedeh Talebi; Nazanin Mostafavi; Fatemeh Moharreri; Hamidreza Kianifar

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5339-5349

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23860.2017

Abstract
  Background Celiac disease (CD) is a systemic autoimmune disorder due to immune response triggered by ingestion of gluten in the diet. Treatment with lifelong gluten-free diet may impact ...  Read More
A Case of Empyema necessitans: An uncommon presentation of Empyema
14. A Case of Empyema necessitans: An uncommon presentation of Empyema

Sushanta Bhanja; Aritra Guha; Arnab Samanta; Hasen Ali Mia; Nitish Kumar

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5351-5355

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24070.2030

Abstract
  ABSTRACTIntroductionEmpyema is an accumulation of pus in the pleural space. Empyema necessitans occurs when pus extends through the parietal pleura into the surrounding tissues.Case ...  Read More
The Effect of Adding Synbiotics to Polyethylene Glycol in Childhood Functional Constipation: A Randomized Clinical Trial Study
15. The Effect of Adding Synbiotics to Polyethylene Glycol in Childhood Functional Constipation: A Randomized Clinical Trial Study

Mohadese Mahdavi; Mohammad Reza Esmaeili-dooki; Sanaz mehrabani; Mahmoud Hajiahmadi; Ali Akbar Moghadamnia; Leila Moslemi

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5357-5367

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23141.1990

Abstract
  Background This study aimed to determine effects of synbiotics on treatment of functional constipation in children aged 2-10 years old. Materials and Methods This randomized single ...  Read More
Puberty Health Status among Adolescent Girls: A Model- based Educational Program
16. Puberty Health Status among Adolescent Girls: A Model- based Educational Program

Fatemeh Kheirollahi; Zahra Rahimi; Shahram Arsang- Jang; Gholamreza Sharifirad; Parisa Sarraf; Zabihollah Gharlipour

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5369-5378

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23174.1950

Abstract
  Background Adolescence is the period of transition from childhood to adulthood and is one of the fastest stages of human development which is simultaneous to start of puberty. This ...  Read More
Nursing Care Behaviors Perceived by Parents of Hospitalized Children: A Qualitative Study
17. Nursing Care Behaviors Perceived by Parents of Hospitalized Children: A Qualitative Study

Naiire Salmani; Shirin Hasanvand; Imane Bagheri; Zahra Mandegari

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5379-5389

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23123.1940

Abstract
  Background The professional nurses’ activities, behaviors, and manners are classified as nursing care behaviors. Nurses spend considerable amounts of time taking care of patients ...  Read More
Burn Specific Health Scale-Brief in Pregnant Burned Women: Translation and Psychometric Evaluation of the Persian Version
18. Burn Specific Health Scale-Brief in Pregnant Burned Women: Translation and Psychometric Evaluation of the Persian Version

Amir Hossein Goudarzian; Mozhgan Taebei; Aria Soleimani; Mohammad Tahmasbi; Mahshid Ahmadi; Mohammad Hamid Madani

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5391-5400

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24227.2041

Abstract
    Background   The aim of this study was to investigate the validity and reliability of the Persian version of Burn Specific Health Scale-Brief (BSHS-B) in pregnant women ...  Read More
Comparison of Abdominal Aorta Intima-Media Thickness, Serum Level of Leptin, and Lipid Profile between Maternal Preeclampsia and Neonatal Outcomes
19. Comparison of Abdominal Aorta Intima-Media Thickness, Serum Level of Leptin, and Lipid Profile between Maternal Preeclampsia and Neonatal Outcomes

Negin Rezavand; Hooman Daryoushi; Firooze Veisi; Nassrin Jalilian; Naghmeh Mehraban

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5401-5407

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23408.1965

Abstract
  Background Pre-eclampsia is one of the main causes of morbidity and mortality among pregnant women. This study was done with the objective of measuring abdominal aorta intima-media ...  Read More
The Effect of Postpartum Mother–Infant Skin-to-Skin Contact on Exclusive Breastfeeding In neonatal period: A Randomized Controlled Trial
20. The Effect of Postpartum Mother–Infant Skin-to-Skin Contact on Exclusive Breastfeeding In neonatal period: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Talat khadivzadeh; Fatemeh zahra Karimi; Fatemeh Tara; Sepideh Bagheri

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2017, Pages 5409-5417

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7522

Abstract
  Background: The rate of exclusive breast feeding is low in many societies and has diminished in recent years in Iran. This study was conducted to determine the effects of postpartum ...  Read More