Review Article
2. What do Victims of Physical Domestic Violence Have in Common? A Systematic Review of Evidence From Eastern Mediterranean Countries

Farnoush Davoudi; Maryam Rasoulian; Masoud Ahmadzad Asl; Marzieh Nojomi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 1-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20155

Abstract
  Context: This systematic review summarizes evidence that pertains to factors associated with physical domestic violence in Eastern Mediterranean region countries. Evidence Acquisition: We searched Pubmed, EMBASE, ISI, PsycInfo, IMEMR, Ovid, Global health, Cochrane Library, IranMedex, SID, IranDoc, Science ...  Read More

Research Article
3. Association of Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Levels With Markers of Metabolic Syndrome in Adult Women in Ramsar, Iran

Zamzam Paknahad; Azam Ahmadi Vasmehjani; Mohammad Reza Maracy

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 1-6

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20124

Abstract
  Background: Epidemiological studies showed that vitamin D deficiency is associated with components of metabolic syndrome. Objectives: The aim of the present study was to determine the association between serum 25 hydroxyvitamin D concentration and components of metabolic syndrome in Iranian adult women. Patients ...  Read More

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4. Comparison of the Effects of Matricaria chamomila (Chamomile) Extract and Mefenamic Acid on the Intensity of Mastalgia Associated With Premenstrual Syndrome

Farangis Sharifi; Masoumeh Simbar; Faraz Mojab; Hamid Alavi Majd

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

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20042

Abstract
  Background: Mastalgia (breast pain) is a symptom that usually affects 70% of women at any given point during their life time. Objectives: This study aimed to compare the effects of chamomile extract and mefenamic acid (MA) on the intensity of Mastalgia associated with premenstrual syndrome (MAPMS). Patients ...  Read More

Research Article
5. Epidemiology, Causes and Outcome of Burns in Women From Southern Iran: 2009-2011

Zinat Mohebbi; Shahla Najafi; Zahra Molazem; Giti Setoodeh

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

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20123

Abstract
  Background: Burns are among the most prevalent mortality causes in developing countries, particularly Iran. In addition to large treatment expenses, burn victims suffer from long-term physical and psychological injuries. Objectives: This study intends to recognize the epidemiologic factors, causes and ...  Read More

Research Article
6. The Effect of Magnesium Oxide on Hyperphosphatemia in Female Hemodialysis Patients

Maryam Pakfetrat; Shokouh Sharifpour; Leila Malekmakan; Shahrokh Ezzatzadegan Jahromi; Jamshid Roozbeh; Amir Aslani

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

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20048

Abstract
  Background: Hyperphosphatemia is a common problem in hemodialysis patients for which various binders are used to control this problem. Objectives: This study aims to assess the effect of magnesium oxide on controlling serum phosphorus levels and evaluate its side effects. Patients and Methods: We studied ...  Read More

Research Article
7. Sexual Function in Women With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Raziyeh Maasoumi; Maryam Moridi; Fatemeh Farhadi; Zeinab Moshfeghi

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

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-20098

Abstract
  Background: Sexual function is one of the most important aspects of life affected by chronic disorders. Objectives: This study aims to investigate sexual function in women diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Patients and Methods: This case-control study was conducted on 50 women with rheumatoid arthritis ...  Read More

Research Article
8. 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