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 , April 2021, , Pages 63-71

  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

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 , April 2019, , Pages 1-3

  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

Prevalence of Breast Cancer in Isfahan Province, Iran

Zahra Tolou-Ghamari

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

  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

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

Alireza Choobineh; Hadi Daneshmandi; Seyed Hamidreza Tabatabaee

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

  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

Prevalence of Commonly Encountered Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Imprisoned Incarcerated Women

Shohreh Beheshti; Loabat Salehi; Samaneh Ziadlou

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

  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

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 , July 2014, , Pages 1-5

  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