1. Prevalence and Pattern of Infertility in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Study

Najmeh Maharlouei; Bahar Morshed Behbahani; Leila Doryanizadeh; Maryam Kazemi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 63-71

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.89924.1102

Abstract
  Context: Infertility is a complex reproductive issue worldwide. Knowledge about the prevalence of any health problems like infertility is the first step towards policymaking in order to make effective decisions. Methods: An electronic systematic review was conducted in 2019 through search in PubMed, ...  Read More

2. The Prevalence of Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Pregnant Women in Duhok City, Kurdistan Region of Iraq: A Brief Report

Nawfal R Hussein; Hashim A Sharaf; Shaveen Mahdi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 1-3

http://dx.doi.org/10.5812/whb.91494

Abstract
  Background: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a public health issue, worldwide. HCV infection during pregnancy is associated with vertical transmission. Objectives The current study aimed at investigating the prevalence of HCV in pregnant women. Methods: The current cross sectional study was conducted in Duhok, ...  Read More

3. Prevalence of Breast Cancer in Isfahan Province, Iran

Zahra Tolou-Ghamari

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 1-4

http://dx.doi.org/10.5812/whb.82678

Abstract
  Background: According to previous studies, breast cancer seems to be the most prevalent cancer and a significant reason of cancer-related deaths among women. Age, race, menorah history, characteristics of breast, reproductive patterns, and many other factors could be mentioned as the risk factors for ...  Read More

4. The Prevalence Rate of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Iranian Female Workers

Alireza Choobineh; Hadi Daneshmandi; Seyed Hamidreza Tabatabaee

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb27334

Abstract
  Background: The risk of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) in female workers is high. Despite the increasing trend in women’s work force in recent decades, there is no comprehensive survey on WMSDs in Iranian female workers population. Objectives: The objectives of the present study ...  Read More

5. Prevalence of Commonly Encountered Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Imprisoned Incarcerated Women

Shohreh Beheshti; Loabat Salehi; Samaneh Ziadlou

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-23648

Abstract
  Background: Sexually transmitted infections are major causes of morbidity among incarcerated women. However, little is known about the prevalence of these infections among female prisoners in Iran. Objectives: This cross-sectional study, assessed the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections among ...  Read More

6. The Relationship Between Socioeconomic Status and the Prevalence of Elective Cesarean Section in Nulliparous Women in Niknafs Teaching Centre in Rafsanjan, Iran

Majid Davari; Mohammadreza Maracy; Zohreh Ghorashi; Mitra Mokhtari

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, , Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20044

Abstract
  Background: In the recent decades, the high rate of cesarean section is increased worldwide along with critical concerns about its primary benefits. Many researchers showed the positive relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and the prevalence of cesarean delivery. However, it seems that the ...  Read More