Review Article
2. Non-Occupational Risk Factors for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Review

Marilize C. Burger; Shameemah Abrahams; Malcolm Collins

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, Pages 1-11

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-34820

Abstract
  Context: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common neuropathy accounting for up to 90% of all entrapment neuropathies of the upper limb. Identifying potential risk factors might aid in the prevention of this injury. This systematic review aims to identify the current known non-occupational risk factors ...  Read More

Research Article
3. The Reduction in Upper Extremity Volume and Improved Quality of Life in Women With Post-Mastectomy Lymphedema by Complex Decongestive Therapy

Negin Hadi; Esmaeel Shabaninezhad; Zahra Shabgard Shahraki; Ali Montazeri; Sedigheh Tahmasebi; Zinab Zakeri; Abdolrasoul Talei

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, Pages 1-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-29324

Abstract
  Background: Breast cancer is one of the most common malignancies all over the world. The rate of survival of the patients with cancer has increased due to developing diverse treatment methods, as a result of which the treatment-related side effects have become the focus of attention more than before. ...  Read More

Research Article
4. Women Are More at Risk of Poor Mental Health: Mental Health of Spanish Nurses Measured by the GHQ-12

Pilar Sanchez-Lopez; Ana Isabel Saavedra-San Roman; Virginia Dresch; Lorena Garcia-Quintans; Irene Rodrigo-Holgado

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-29603

Abstract
  Background: Mental health is one of the principal indicators of people’s quality of life. One of the professions most commonly associated with mental health problems is nursing. Objectives: We analyzed mental health in a group of female and male nurses from a hospital in Madrid (Spain) to evaluate ...  Read More

Research Article
5. Marital Maladjustment in Infertile Couples Who Referred to Ghadir Mother and Child Hospital, Shiraz

Ali Sahraian; Arsalan Bahmanipoor; Sedighe Amooee; Hossain Mahmoodian; Arash Mani

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, Pages 1-5

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-30895

Abstract
  Background: Twenty percent of married couples at reproductive age suffer from infertility. This common problem might cause significant problems in couples’ mental health and quality of life. Objectives: Accordingly, the goal of the present study is to evaluate the frequency of marital maladjustment ...  Read More

Research Article
6. Comparing the Effects of Eight Weeks of Combined Training (Endurance and Resistance) in Different Orders on Inflammatory Factors and Adipokines Among Elderly Females

Ebrahim Banitalebi; Zahra Mardanpour Shahrekordi; Abdol Reza Kazemi; Laleh Bagheri; Sadegh Amani Shalamzari; Mohammad Faramarzi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, Pages 1-10

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-30990

Abstract
  Background: Aging is a process in which the body’s physiological capacity continuously decreases after the age of 30. However, interventions such as physical activity can play an important role in the prevention of aging. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of eight ...  Read More