Handwriting Performance of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: The Role of Visual-Motor Integration
Handwriting Performance of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: The Role of Visual-Motor Integration

Sajedeh Farhangnia; Ramazan Hassanzadeh; Saeed Ghorbani

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12317-12326

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.47633.3857

Abstract
  Background Poor performance in motor skills is common among children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). However, difficulties of children with ADHD in handwriting ...  Read More
A Comparison of the Effects of Happiness and Mindfulness Training on Parenting Self-Efficacy in Mothers of Anxious Preschool Children
A Comparison of the Effects of Happiness and Mindfulness Training on Parenting Self-Efficacy in Mothers of Anxious Preschool Children

Arjang Fereydooni; Alireza Heidari; Zahra Eftekhar Saadi; Parvin Ehteshamzadeh; Reza Pasha

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12327-12337

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48514.3906

Abstract
    Background   Children's anxiety disorders not only lead to problems related to themselves but also cause problems and confusion in the family. The present study aimed to ...  Read More
Trends in Hospitalization of Children with High-Frequency Diseases; A Nine-Year Retrospective Study
Trends in Hospitalization of Children with High-Frequency Diseases; A Nine-Year Retrospective Study

Omer Nasim; Muhammad Shah Fahad; Muhammad Khizar Hayat; Zeinab Hussain; Salman Khan; Kashif Ahmad

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12339-12348

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.49640.3970

Abstract
  Background The diseasetrends help in identifying the importance of the disease. The purpose of this study was to obtain trends of high morbid diseases in children admitted in the pediatric ...  Read More
A Description of Mothers’ Knowledge and Practice about Antibiotic Use in Children in Northwest of Iran
A Description of Mothers’ Knowledge and Practice about Antibiotic Use in Children in Northwest of Iran

Mahni Rahkar Farshi; Javad Ahmadian Heris; Zakiyeh Ebadi; Babak Abdinia

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12349-12356

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.51525.4096

Abstract
  Background Inadequate antibiotic usage in children might have severe side effects and lead to antibiotic-resistant pathogens. Iran is the second country in terms of the rate of antibioticuse ...  Read More
The Relationship of Smartphone Addiction with Self-esteem and Self-consciousness among Girls in the First Year of High School
The Relationship of Smartphone Addiction with Self-esteem and Self-consciousness among Girls in the First Year of High School

Masoumeh Fallah Nodehi; Saeed Boroomandfar; Sara Moussavi

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12357-12367

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.49458.3956

Abstract
  Background In recent years, an increasing number of studies have shownself-esteem and self-consciousness can be protective factors against smartphone addiction among adolescents. Our ...  Read More
Corrected Anion Gap and Hypernatremia as Predictors of Mortality in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Minia University Hospital: A Retrospective Study
Corrected Anion Gap and Hypernatremia as Predictors of Mortality in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Minia University Hospital: A Retrospective Study

Mohamed F. Afify; Yomna Hamdy; Reem Abdel Aziz

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12369-12379

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.50734.4031

Abstract
  Background Hypernatremia commonly occurs in ICUs, mostly developing soon after admission. It has been associated with prolonged ICU stay and has a mortality rate of 40–60%. The ...  Read More
Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Home-Based Palliative Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs: A Review Study
Evaluating the Cost-Effectiveness of Home-Based Palliative Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs: A Review Study

Azam Eshaghian-dorcheh; Mitra Zandi; Maryam Rasouli; Mamak Tahmasebi; Fatemeh Esmaielzadeh

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12381-12395

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.45949.3745

Abstract
  Background Due to the increased survival of children with chronic and complex diseases, transferring a part of care provision to home and harnessing the family’s potential with ...  Read More
A Systematic Review of the Prevalence of Mental Health Disorders in Pregnant Women during the COVID-19 Pandemic
A Systematic Review of the Prevalence of Mental Health Disorders in Pregnant Women during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Rahele Rahimi; Zari Dolatabadi; Somayeh Moeindarbary; Sara Behzadfar; Neda Fakhr Ghasemi; Rana Tafrishi; Malihe Kamali

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12397-12407

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.52315.4155

Abstract
  Background There is not enough evidence to estimate the prevalence of depression and anxiety in pregnant women during the COVID-19 outbreak. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence ...  Read More
Evaluation of Clinical Manifestation, Demographics Parameters and Causes of Chest Pain in Children
Evaluation of Clinical Manifestation, Demographics Parameters and Causes of Chest Pain in Children

Yazdan Ghandi; Sarvenaz Mehrabi; Rohaman Nariman; Danial Habibi

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12409-12419

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46345.3772

Abstract
  Background Chest pain is one of the common chief complaints in children which can be benign and/or life-threatening. In this retrospective study, the causes of chest pain, associated ...  Read More
Effectiveness School-Based Educational Interventions in Preventing Smoking in Iranian Adolescents: A Systematic Review
Effectiveness School-Based Educational Interventions in Preventing Smoking in Iranian Adolescents: A Systematic Review

Marzieh Bagherinia; Masoumeh Simbar; Fereshteh Yazdani; Farzaneh Safajou; Leila Mohamadkhani Shahri

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12421-12430

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46355.3773

Abstract
  Background: Adolescence is considered as a momentous period for initiating risky behaviors. Adolescents do not have an accurate understanding of the perilous consequences of their behavior ...  Read More
The Decomposition of Socioeconomic Factors in Inequality in Preterm Birth; the Results of a Cohort Study Based on the Concentration Index Approach
The Decomposition of Socioeconomic Factors in Inequality in Preterm Birth; the Results of a Cohort Study Based on the Concentration Index Approach

Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Safoura Taheri; Yousef Vaisani

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12431-12438

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.45958.3746

Abstract
  Background: Preterm labor is a crucial factor in neonatal morbidity and mortality. The present study aims to investigate the effects of Socioeconomic Status (SES) on preterm birth and ...  Read More
Lifestyle Intervention for Infant's Gastroesophageal Reflux in Persian Medicine
Lifestyle Intervention for Infant's Gastroesophageal Reflux in Persian Medicine

Hoorieh Mmohammadi Kenari; Zahra Karimi; Mansureh Akhavan

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12439-12441

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48197.3882

Abstract
  Dear Editor- in –Chief: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) characterized by a backward movement of gastric contents from the lower esophageal sphincter (1). GERD is the exacerbated ...  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
Growth Pattern Investigation in Cow’s Milk Allergic Proctocolitis in Those Who are Under Elimination Diet
Growth Pattern Investigation in Cow’s Milk Allergic Proctocolitis in Those Who are Under Elimination Diet

Mohadese Khakpour; Nasrin Moazzen; Ali Khakshour; Samaneh Norouziasl; Saeedeh Talebi; Hamidreza Kianifar

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12455-12460

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.47183.3829

Abstract
    Background   Cow’s milk allergy is one of most prevalent food allergies worldwide. Due to elimination diet it can impair growth in infants. In this study we evaluate ...  Read More
Effect of Educational Intervention Based on Self-Efficacy on Health-Promoting Behaviors in High-School Girl Students: A Quasi-Experimental Study
Effect of Educational Intervention Based on Self-Efficacy on Health-Promoting Behaviors in High-School Girl Students: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Tayebeh Rakhshani; Seyyed Mansour Kashfi; Leila Movahed nezhad; Zahra Motlagh; Nooshin Kohan

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12461-12470

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.49394.3951

Abstract
  Background According to the importance of self-efficacy and the role of health-promoting behaviors in training of adolescents and in order to develop interventions, better understanding ...  Read More
Investigating the Effect of Prescribing Zinc Sulfate on Improving the Clinical Symptoms of Pneumonia in 2-59-Month-Old Children
Investigating the Effect of Prescribing Zinc Sulfate on Improving the Clinical Symptoms of Pneumonia in 2-59-Month-Old Children

Farhad Heydarian; Mona Nasiri; Ali Reza Attaei Nakhaie; Hamid Ahanchian; Somayeh Ghahremani; Ali Haghbin; Sarah Ghahremani

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12471-12479

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48146.3876

Abstract
    Background: Acute respiratory infections and especially pneumonia are considered as the most important infection-induced cause of child mortality in developing countries. We ...  Read More
The Treatment of Nocturnal Enuresis in Children: An Overview
The Treatment of Nocturnal Enuresis in Children: An Overview

Amirreza Dehghan Tarazjani; Mostafa Ghaffari Moghaddam Noghabi; Abdolmajid Eslahtalab; Mohsen Hosseinzadegan; Javad Poormousa; Ali Rokni; Zahra Chaichi

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 1281-1286

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.50369.4009

Abstract
  Background: The aim of this review was to compare the efficacy of acupuncture therapy in the treatment of nocturnal enuresis with placebo acupuncture or oral pharmacological treatment ...  Read More
Association of Major Dietary Patterns and Overweight/Obesity in Female Adolescents Living in North West of Iran
Association of Major Dietary Patterns and Overweight/Obesity in Female Adolescents Living in North West of Iran

Bahareh Seyyedin; Arezoo Rezazadeh; Nasrin Omidvar; Farid Zayeri; Sakineh Nouri-Saeedlou

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12487-12501

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.50871.4047

Abstract
  Background: Obesity and overweight is a great concern in adolescence that would have impact on adulthood. This study was conducted to identify major dietary patterns and their relation ...  Read More
Optimization of Health Transformation Plan by Drug Utilization Review Strategy in a Pediatric Teaching Hospital
Optimization of Health Transformation Plan by Drug Utilization Review Strategy in a Pediatric Teaching Hospital

Parisa Siyarsarai; Kheirollah Gholami; Shekoufeh Nikfar; Shahideh Amini

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12503-12515

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.46414.3778

Abstract
    Background: Health transformation planwas implemented in 2014 in Iran with the aim of reducing healthcare expenditures. Transformation plans always have a financial impact on ...  Read More
Posterior Kyphectomy in a Myelomeningocele Patient with Gibbous Deformity: A Case Report and Literature Review
Posterior Kyphectomy in a Myelomeningocele Patient with Gibbous Deformity: A Case Report and Literature Review

Ehsan Keykhosravi; Amin Tavallaii; Masood Pishjoo; Behzad Aminzadeh; Mona Maftouh; Mohammad Ali Abouei Mehrizi; Mohammadreza Shahmohammadi; Hamid Rezaee

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, Pages 12517-12522

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48810.3920

Abstract
  Myelomeningocele is a condition caused by the disjunction of neuroectoderm and ectoderm during embryogenesis. It can lead to neuronal structure disorders such as kyphosis and scoliosis, ...  Read More