Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

  • ISSN: 2074-1812 2074-1804
  • Email: editor@ircmj.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal
Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: Dec 2017, 19 (12), 13 articles.
Review Article
28/11/2017
Hossein Ghaderi-Zefrehi, Heidar Sharafi, Farzin Sadeghi, Mohammad Gholami-Fesharaki, Alireza Farasat, Fatemeh Jahanpeyma, Seyed Moayed Alavian
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) has been the main cause of post transfusion hepatitis. Long-term hepatitis can ultimately result in cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Viral hepatitis, especially HCV infection, is a major health concern in the Middle East. The current study carried out a systematic search concerning HCV ... read more
Review Article
2/12/2017
Min Zhang, Tiejun Liu, Wenge Li, Weijun Gong, Xusheng Yang, Jianing Xi
Diabetic nephropathy is a common complication of diabetes mellitus with a higher incidence. Renin-angiotensin system blockers, as the main treatment for patients with diabetic kidney disease, can not only reduce albuminuria, but also lead to hyperkalaemia and creatinine. Therefore, additional protective therapeutic interventions are needed.An electronic literature ... read more
Research Article
20/8/2016
Firoozeh Mirzaee Rabor, Ali Taghipour, Khadigeh Mirzaii Najmabadi, Seyed Hosein Fattahi Masoum, Masoud Fazilat Pour
Respect to women’s autonomy in vaginal child birth is a key factor of maternity care. Engaging women in decision-making in vaginal delivery helps women have a positive experience of delivery.In this content analysis of qualitative study we explored experiences of mothers and midwives in women’s role in ... read more
Research Article
22/7/2017
Hossein Salmannezhad, Morteza Mojahedi, Abbas Ebadi, Ali Montazeri, Seyyed Ali Mozaffarpur, Roshanak Saghebi, Davood Gheisari, Sajad Goudarzi
Mizaj (Temperament) is one of the fundamental concepts of Persian Medicine (PM) and identifying this concept is crucial for providing various healthcare recommendations and for the treatment of patients. In PM, various indices can indicate a person’s Mizaj, one of them is the happiness of people. From ... read more
Research Article
10/12/2017
Mahboobeh Abrishamkar, Mohammad Kamalinejad, Rozita Jafari, Samira Chaibakhsh, Mehrdad Karimi, Jahangir Ghorbani, Zahra Jafari, Majid Emtiazy
According to the Iranian Traditional Medicine (ITM) resources, myrtle (Myrtus communis L.) resolves swelling, wounds and injuries; its wound exsiccation capability and tissue enforcement properties may be helpful in the treatment of the rhinosinusitis.The objective of the current trial was to assess the effects of Myrtus communis ... read more
Research Article
26/11/2017
Erdal Uysal, Seyit Mehmet Ceylan, Efe Sezgin, Hasan Bakir, Ahmet Orhan Gurer, Basar Aksoy, Mehmet Bastemir
Hemocytometer parameters can be important biomarkers for some types of cancers and diseases. There is a need to evaluate their biomarker potential in thyroid diseases.The current study aimed at contributing to potential biomarker researches to diagnose papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) and benign multinodular goiter (BMG), evaluate the ... read more
Research Article
5/12/2017
Saghi Moosavi, Rabiollah Farmanbar, Saghar Fatemi, Mohammad Ali Yazdanipour
Theory-oriented interventions play a key role in promoting people’s QOL and preventing the risk of immobility. Given this key role and due to the critical nature of nurses’ professional duties, this study was performed.The study aimed to determine the effect of a TTM-based intervention on level of ... read more
Research Article
31/10/2017
Sayyed Masoud Shajari Pour Mousavi, Hassan Abolghasem Gorji, Bahram Delgoshaei
Recently, HVBP has been a tool for improving the quality of healthcare services and managing costs. This study was conducted to identify and propose an appropriate model of HVBP in the general selected teaching hospitals in Isfahan, Iran.The purpose of this study was to propose an Iranian ... read more
Research Article
26/11/2017
Nasser Keikha, Mohammad Hossein Yadegari, Masoumeh Rajabibazl, Jafar Amani
Candida albicans is the most common pathogen in patients with vulvovaginitis. Secretory aspartyl proteinases (SAPs) are potential factors in the virulence of C. albicans. Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are recognized as a promising antimicrobial group of drugs with a membrane degradation mechanism. Occurrence of resistance to these drugs ... read more
Methods Article
5/12/2017
Ayse Karakoc, Duygu Sonmez Duzkaya, Ebru Temizsoy, Semra Karaca, Gulzade Uysal, Sengul Cangur
It is important to check the skin of neonates on a daily basis so that abnormal conditions and skin problems are identified.This study aimed at testing the validity and reliability of a revised Northampton Neonatal skin assessment tool in Turkish; a review to determine whether it is ... read more
Rapid Communication
20/2/2016
Mohammad Farhadi, Farzad Izadi, Maryam Bahri, Vitta Derakhshandeh, Mohammad Moein Tavakoli, Hamid Reza Khorram Khorshid, Hessamodin Madani, Roya Shahrivar, Aslan Ahmadi
Contovir is a mixture of herbal extracts (Tanacetum vulgare, Rossa canina, Urtica dioica) that is supplemented with selenium.This study aimed to add Contovir to the classic treatment of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP) in order to decrease the severity and extent of the disease, elongate the surgical intervals ... read more
Letter
10/12/2017
Domenico Chirchiglia, Attilio Della Torre, Pasquale Chirchiglia
Letter
2/12/2017
Heidar Sharafi, Fereshte Amirahmadi, Seyed Moayed Alavian