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Prevalence of Depression among University Students: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Study
Introduction. Depression is one of the four major diseases in the world and is the most common cause of disability from diseases. The aim of this study is to estimate the prevalence of depressionExpand
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Serologic Detection of Anti Toxoplasma gondii Infection in Diabetic Patients
Background Toxoplasmosis is caused by the Toxoplasma gondii parasite. The parasite is intracellular and can result in severe complications leading to death in immuno-deficient patients in particular.Expand
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Predictive factors of survival time of breast cancer in kurdistan province of Iran between 2006-2014: a cox regression approach.
BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common cancer and the second most common cause of cancer-induced mortalities in Iranian women, following gastric carcinoma. The survival of these patients dependsExpand
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Frequency and barriers of underreported needlestick injuries amongst Iranian nurses, a questionnaire survey.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To determine the frequency of needlestick injuries and barriers of reporting such injuries amongst Iranian nurses. BACKGROUND Exposure to blood-borne pathogens because ofExpand
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Tragedy of women's self-immolation in Iran and developing communities: a review.
Committing Suicide is an awful way to die as well as a historical psycho-social problem of human community worldwide. Suicide is an action deliberately initiated and performed by a person withExpand
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Survival Rate of Esophageal Carcinoma in Iran - A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Background Esophageal cancer is often diagnosed in the last stages where the chance of patient’s survival is very low. The aim of this systematic review was presentation of valid estimation ofExpand
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Enterotoxin and Exfoliative Toxin Genes Among Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Recovered From Ilam, Iran
Results: All the tested isolates were susceptible to vancomycin, but resistant to penicillin (100%), erythromycin (31%), clindamycin (27%), ciprofloxacin (27%), gentamicin (21%), and amikacin (16%).Expand
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Dose response association of pregnancy cigarette smoke exposure, childhood stature, overweight and obesity.
BACKGROUND The combined dose response effects of pregnancy cigarette smoke exposure on childhood overweight, obesity and short stature have not been reported. METHOD A community basedExpand
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Survival rate of gastric cancer in Iran; a systematic review and meta-analysis
Aim: In this study, we aimed to estimate one- to five-year survival rates in Iranian patients with gastric cancer (GC). In addition, we preformed subgroup analyses and meta-regression to exploreExpand
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Comparison between Massage and Music Therapies to Relieve the Severity of Labor Pain
Background: During labor, women experience a high level of intense, stressful and steady pain that may negatively affect both mothers and neonates. Painkillers have previously been used forExpand
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