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Pesticides and oxidative stress: a review.
The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief review of the current state of our knowledge regarding pesticides and oxidative stress. To this end, we performed a search of the literature usingExpand
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Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
This article is a revision of the previous edition article by Robert Visser, volume 4, pp 551–560, © 2005, Elsevier Inc.
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A review on the role of antioxidants in the management of diabetes and its complications.
Diabetes is a prevalent systemic disease affecting a significant proportion of the population worldwide. The effects of diabetes are devastating and well documented. There is increasing evidence thatExpand
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Evaluation of availability, accessibility and prescribing pattern of medicines in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Prescribing, dispensing, availability and affordability of drugs were evaluated in 100 primary health care centres in 5 provinces of the Islamic Republic of Iran using WHO indicators. On average, 92%Expand
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A Meta-Analysis on the Efficacy of Probiotics for Maintenance of Remission and Prevention of Clinical and Endoscopic Relapse in Crohn’s Disease
Objective To evaluate whether probiotics maintain remission in patients with Crohn’s disease (CD). Design A meta-analysis of controlled clinical trials. Methods PUBMED and Cochrane Central RegisterExpand
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Effectiveness of probiotics in irritable bowel syndrome: Updated systematic review with meta-analysis.
AIM To investigate the efficacy of probiotics in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients. METHODS PubMed, Cochrane library, Scopus, Google Scholar, and Clinicaltrial.gov databases were searched forExpand
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Stimulatory Effects of Malathion on the Key Enzymes Activities of Insulin Secretion in Langerhans Islets, Glutamate Dehydrogenase and Glucokinase
Previous studies showed that malathion induces hyperglycemia mainly through influence on glucose metabolism in liver and skeletal muscles. The main objective of the present study was to determineExpand
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Effects of Satureja khuzestanica on Serum Glucose, Lipids and Markers of Oxidative Stress in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial
Satureja khuzestanica is an endemic plant of Iran that is widely distributed in the Southern part of the country. It has antioxidant properties and thus it seems to be useful in diseases related toExpand
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Alterations in Salivary Antioxidants, Nitric Oxide, and Transforming Growth Factor‐β1 in Relation to Disease Activity in Crohn's Disease Patients
Abstract:  It has been postulated that oxidative stress, nitric oxide (NO), and transforming growth factor β1 (TGF‐ β1) have major roles in the pathophysiology of Crohn's disease (CD). The aim ofExpand
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Effect of chromium on glucose and lipid profiles in patients with type 2 diabetes; a meta-analysis review of randomized trials.
PURPOSE Chromium (Cr) as an essential trace element in metabolism of carbohydrate, lipid and protein is currently prescribed to control diabetes mellitus (DM). The objective of this meta-analysis wasExpand
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