Talat Khadivzadeh

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine the effects of Hypericum perforatum on cesarean wound healing and hypertrophic scar. DESIGN This was a randomized, double-blind clinical trial study. SETTING The study was conducted in Samen-Ol-Aemmeh (Pbuh) Hospital in Mashhad, Iran. SUBJECTS The subjects included 144 women with surgical childbirth who(More)
This study evaluated the efficacy of red clover to relieve hot flashes and menopausal symptoms in peri/postmenopausal women. Electronic databases (MEDLINE, Scopus and the Cochrane Library) were searched. The mean frequency of hot flashes in red clover groups was lower compared with that in the control groups (close to statistical significance). Difference(More)
INTRODUCTION Midwifery students experience high levels of stress during their initial clinical practices. Addressing the learner's source of anxiety and discomfort can ease the learning experience and lead to better outcomes. The aim of this study was to find out the effect of a simulation-based course, using simulated patients and simulated gynecologic(More)
BACKGROUND This study was done to assess the use of traditional/complementary and alternative medicine (TM/CAM) during pregnancy and the reasons behind it from the mother's perspective. MATERIALS AND METHODS In a cross-sectional study, 919 pregnant mothers attending at prenatal care units of governmental health centers recruited through a multistage(More)
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study is to assess the symptoms of menopausal women as well as the relationship between women's attitude towards menopause and menopausal symptoms. METHOD This studied, following a cross-sectional method, included 349 selected postmenopausal women attending health care centers. The data was collected using the attitude(More)
BACKGROUND This qualitative study was conducted to discover fertile couples' experiences of having their first child in the urban society of Mashhad, Iran. METHODS In this grounded theory study, 45 participants were selected. In-depth interviews were conducted at health centres, homes and workplaces. Data analyses were carried out adopting Strauss and(More)
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of Foeniculum vulgare (fennel) on anxiety and depression symptoms in postmenopausal women. This study was a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial, in which 60 eligible postmenopausal women were selected and then randomly assigned to fennel and placebo groups. Then, symptoms of anxiety and(More)
The aim of this study was to explore issues that challenge menopausal women in discussions of their sexual problems with a physician. This was done from the perspective of healthcare providers. In a descriptive exploratory qualitative study, using a semi-structured interview and purposive sampling, a sample set of 12 midwives and 13 general practitioners(More)
BACKGROUND Recently, the relevance of social interactions as determinants of behavioral intentions has been increasingly perceived, but there is a lack of knowledge on how and why it interacts with couples' fertility intentions. OBJECTIVE This qualitative study was conducted to explore the influence of social network on couples' intention to have their(More)
BACKGROUND More than 30% of pregnancies in Iran are unintended and most of them happen among the women who use various contraceptive methods. Results of Integrated Monitoring and Evaluation System (IMES) showed that the rate of innovative contraceptive use in Mashhad has been 41.5%-57% in different urban areas. This study was conducted to explore the(More)