Robab Aboutorabi

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BACKGROUND There are 4 main types of chronic or noncommunicable diseases. Of these, diabetes is one of the major therapeutic concerns globally. Moreover, Iran is among the countries with the highest incidence of diabetic patients. Furthermore, library-based studies by researchers have shown that thus far no study has been carried out to evaluate the(More)
BACKGROUND Diabetes disease is one of the 4 main types of non-communicable diseases. No research has been conducted in order to identify data items for Diabetic Personal Health Record (DPHR), in Iran. This study, with the aim of systematically developing the DPHR was done to supply ultimately the country with a national model through Delphi method. (More)
Hyperparathyroidism is a complex clinical syndrome characterized by dysfunction in the metabolism of bone, calcium and phosphorus. Rheumatologic manifestations are common amongst patients with hyperparathyroidism. We report a 50-year-old woman with hypercalcemia, lytic bone lesions and inflammatory arthritis of both hands that were not resolved after(More)
BACKGROUND Diabetes is one of the four main types of noncommunicable or chronic diseases. Iran is among the countries with the highest incidence of diabetic patients. A study demonstrated that the collection of diabetic data is neither organized nor standardized. There is currently no instance of electronic personal health records particularly used for(More)
In this randomized controlled trial, diabetic patients with foot ulcers (Wagner grades 1 and 2) were randomly assigned to conventional therapies for diabetic foot ulcer plus topical propolis ointment (5%; twice daily) or conventional therapies alone. The process of ulcer healing was observed during 4 weeks and compared between the two groups regarding the(More)
Idiopathic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (IHH) is a condition caused by low doses of hypothalamic gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) leading to absence or incomplete sexual maturation. One of the disorders leading to IHH is Kallmann syndrome which is characterized by GnRH deficiency with anosmia or hyposmia. This disorder generally occurs as a hereditary(More)
Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that is caused by pancreatic islet inflammation. Various studies on non-obese diabetic mice have shown associations between transient receptor vanilloid type-1 (TRPV1) gene polymorphism in pancreatic sensory neurons and the incidence of insulitis and insulin resistance. Inhibition of these neurons improves insulitis(More)
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