Shahnaz Shayeghi

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OBJECTIVE Different drugs are used for conscious sedation in pediatric dentistry either single or in combination. This study assessed the comparative effect of midazolam/hydroxyzine and chloral hydrate/hydroxyzine on 2-6 year-old uncooperative children needing dental treatment. MATERIALS AND METHODS A double blind cross-over randomized clinical trial was(More)
BACKGROUND Investigation was designed to evaluate the behavioral changes in children receiving dental treatment while they have been administered combination of Midazolam/Ketamine or Midazolam/Promethazine. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was a randomized double blind clinical trial with cases being selected from those uncooperative children aged 2 to 6 years(More)
BACKGROUND Limited duration of analgesia is among the limitations of single caudal injection with local anesthetics. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of bupivacaine in combination with either neostigmine or tramadol for caudal block in children undergoing inguinal herniorrhaphy. METHODS In a double-blinded(More)
BACKGROUND Diphallus is a rare anomaly and accompanying anomalies vary from bifid scrotum, bladder exstrophy, imperforate anus and colo-rectal anomaly such as duplication, and other associated anomalies. CASE PRESENTATION A 2-day old infant is reported with imperforate anus and complete duplication of recto-sigmoid colon, rectal pouch, doubling of the(More)
PURPOSE The assessment of the results of Gil-Vernet antireflux surgery in children with primary vesicoureteral reflux. MATERIALS AND METHODS In a descriptive retrospective study, 72 patients with vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) and 104 refluxing units underwent Gil-Vernet antireflux surgery in Mofid children's hospital from Dec 2000 to Nov 2005. The study(More)
Background and aims. There are several known sedative drugs, with midazolam and ketamine being the most commonly used drugs in children. The aim of this study was to compare the effect of intranasal and oral midazolam plus ketamine in children with high levels of dental anxiety. Materials and methods. A crossover double-blind clinical trial was conducted on(More)
OBJECTIVES Midazolam with variable dosages has been used to induce sedation in pediatric dentistry. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of two dosages of oral midazolam for conscious sedation of children undergoing dental treatment. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this randomized crossover double blind clinical trial, 20 healthy children (ASA I)(More)
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