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A Study on Factors That Drive Variation in the Levels of Social Capital Among People Living With HIV/AIDS in Iran
Introduction: Social capital is increasingly used in relation to health issues, particularly in sexually transmitted diseases/infections and health behaviors. Experiences indicated that socialExpand
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Cytomegalovirus infection in primiparous pregnant women and their neonates.
Cytomegaloviurs (CMV) is the most frequent cause of congenital infection in humans. In various parts of the world the prevalence of antibodies to CMV ranges from 40-100%. The prevalence of primaryExpand
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Investigation of Relationship Between Social Capital and Quality of Life in Multiple Sclerosis Patients
Background: A large portion of existing medical research on Multiple Sclerosis patients focuses more on predicting medical variables (such as diagnosis, treatment) and individual variables such asExpand
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Intimate partner violence and risky sexual behaviors among Iranian women with substance use disorders
Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) and risky sexual behaviors are serious and overlapping public health problems that disproportionately affect drug-involved women. Despite the fact thatExpand
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MUMPS MENINGOENCEPHALITIS IN PEDIATRIC WARD OFRASOOLAKRAM HOSPITAL IN TEHRAN, IRAN, 1999-2000
To determine the frequency of mumps infection in children hospitalized with aseptic meningoencephalitis (ME), as well as its correlation with parotiditis, this case-series study was conducted in theExpand
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Reliability and validity of the Iranian version of the human immunodeficiency virus specific World Health Organization quality of life BREF questionnaire
B a c k g r o u n d & Aim: Quality-of-life (QOL) among human immunodeficiency  virus (HIV)-infected people  has  been  the  center  of  focus  worldwide.  The  World  Health  Organization  QOL  GroupExpand
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Risk taking behaviors in relation to Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder in Iranian male workers: a latent class analysis
Background Risk taking behaviors are a serious risk to the health and safety of workers. The aims of this study were to identify the subgroups of workers on the basis of risk taking behaviors andExpand
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Increased condom use with psychological abuse among drug-abusing women in Tehran
Aims: Drug abuse, violence victimization, and risky sex are interrelated health problems.We examined abuse and risky sexual behavior in drug-abusing women in Tehran, Iran. Methods: 120 drug-usingExpand
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Toxoplasmosis in Primiparus Pregnant Women and Their Neonates
The prevalence of primary infection with T. gondii in pregnant women and risk of congenital infection in their neonates in various parts of Tehran are unknown. The prevalence rate of antibodies to T.Expand
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