Razieh Fallah

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BACKGROUND Growth velocity is one of the most important problems in low birth weight (LBW) neonates. AIMS The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of body massage with and without sunflower oil on the growth of LBW preterm neonates in Iran. STUDY DESIGN A single-blinded randomized clinical trial SUBJECTS This study examined neonates(More)
Communication disorder is a widespread disabling problems and associated with adverse, long term outcome that impact on individuals, families and academic achievement of children in the school years and affect vocational choices later in adulthood. The aim of this study was to determine prevalence of speech disorders specifically stuttering, voice, and(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of single oral dose of 50 mg/kg clofibrate in hyperbilirubinemia of term healthy neonates in Yazd, Iran. METHODS A parallel single- blinded randomized clinical trial, conducted on 60 healthy term neonates admitted between July and December 2007 to Shahid Sadoughi Hospital. Inclusion criteria were neonates with gestation(More)
BACKGROUND Migraine is the most frequent acute recurrent primary headache in childhood. Hypothyroidism may be an exacerbating factor for some primary headaches. The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of subclinical hypothyroidism in children with migraine headache. METHODS In a cross-sectional analytic study, the thyroid function tests(More)
Febrile seizure (FS) is the most common problem in pediatric neurology. The purpose of this study was to determine FS recurrence frequency and to evaluate its risk factors. In a descriptive retrospective study, 139 children with first FS, admitted between March 2004 and August 2005 in Yazd Shaheed Sadoughi Hospital, were followed. Seventy-six boys and 63(More)
BACKGROUND Prolonged labor is one of the most important risk factors for perinatal compromise and, if caused by obstructed labor, it carries the risk of uterine rupture, postpartum hemorrhage (PPH), puerperal sepsis, and maternal death. OBJECTIVE To determine whether or not hyoscine butylbromide shortens the stages of labor, without an increase in(More)
BACKGROUND/AIM The purpose of this research was to compare the analgesic effect of kangaroo mother care (KMC), breastfeeding and swaddling in Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) vaccination in term neonates. METHODS In a randomized 120 healthy term neonates who received routine BCG vaccination in the first day of their life are distributed into three groups.(More)
Obesity is one of global health problems and maternal obesity may be associated with increase in risk of pregnancy complications and neonatal death. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index (BMI) on neonate Apgar score at minute 5. In a retrospective cohort study, Apgar score at minute 5 of all singleton(More)
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare efficacy and safety of oral chloral hydrate (CH) and promethazine (PZ) for sedation during electroencephalography (EEG) in children. METHODS In a parallel single-blinded randomized clinical trial, sixty 1-10 year old children referred to EEG Unit of Shahid Sadoughi Hospital from January 2010 to February(More)
OBJECTIVE Preventive therapy in migraine must be started with frequent or disabling headaches in children, while, no drugs have been approved for migraine preventive therapy of them up to now. The aim of the present research was to investigate safety and efficacy of melatonin in pediatric migraine prophylaxis. METHODS In a quasi- experimental study,(More)