Meta Analysis
The Sexual Function of Iranian Pregnant Women: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Hora Ameri Ahmad; Masoumeh Rostami; Sahar Dalvand; Azam Rahmani; Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 126-133

  Contex: Sexual function during pregnancy affects martial satisfaction of couples and increases empathy in the completion of pregnancy and women’s self-confidence with reduction in fears. Studies on the sexual function of Iranian pregnant women have shown controversial results. The present study ...  Read More

Research Article
The Effect of Eight Weeks Aerobic Training and Omega3 Ingestion on the Levels of Adipsin and Insulin Resistance in Overweight and Obese Women

Saleheh Ahmadzadeh; Mandana Gholami; Shahram Soheili; Farshad Ghazalian

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 134-141

  Background: Exercise training and omega-3 supplementation are believed to have a positive effect on obese and overweight people. We conducted the present study in order to investigate the effect of aerobic training and omega3 ingestion on the levels of Adipsin and insulin resistance in overweight and ...  Read More

Research Article
Home Delivery Practices among Pregnant Women in Southeast of Iran and Associated Factors after the Implementation of the Health Transformation Plan: a Case-control Study

Fariba Ramezani Siakhulake; Seyed Mehdi Tabatabaei; Mehdi Mohammadi; Fateme Behmanesh Pour

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 142-151

  Background: Free-of-charge vaginal deliveries have been offered as part of the Health Transformation Plan (HTP) in Iran, but still a high proportion of deliveries are occurring at home. This study aimed to investigate the reasons for home deliveries after the implementation of HTP in southeast of Iran. ...  Read More

Research Article
Effect of Aquatic Exercises on Severity of Urinary Incontinence and Estrogen Level in Postmenopausal Women

Abbas Saremi; Karim Zohrevandian; Mohammad Parastesh; Samira Khaleghi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 152-160

  Background: Urinary incontinence (UI) is prevalent among women and seriously impairs the quality of life. Urinary incontinence is believed to be associated with a decrease in estrogen and estrogen regeneration improves these signs. We conducted the present study to assess the effects of aquatic exercise ...  Read More

Research Article
Exploring the Experience of Rural Women toward Community-Based Approaches Associated with Physical Activity, a Qualitative Study

Maryam Baradaran-Binazir; Ramak Zavvarkabeh; Fariba Heidari

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 161-169

  Background: Women are less likely to meet the suggested levels of physical activity compared to men, particularly in the rural setting. For this reason, community-based interventions associated with physical activity were developed to improve physical activity in village women. We conducted the present ...  Read More

Research Article
Effect of Transactional Analysis Training on Communication Skills and Attribution Beliefs of Incompatible Women

Gooya Safinia; Hossein Ebrahimi Moghadam; Khadijeh Abolmaali

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 170-178

  Background: The recent problems of couples necessitate the greater focus of research in this field on relationships between couples. The present study aimed to investigate the effect of transactional analysis training on communication skills and attribution beliefs of incompatible women in Tehran, Iran. ...  Read More

Research Article
A Sociological Study of Social Factors Related to Girls’ Awareness and Attitude toward Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Shiraz

Halimeh Enayat; Majid Movahed Majd; Marzieh Fazeli

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 179-188

  Background: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most prevalent sexually transmitted diseases that could lead to cervical cancer. The current study aimed to assess the awareness of young girls about HPV and the relevant current sources of information about HPV. The present work also investigated ...  Read More

Case Report
Pregnancy Before Completion of Follow-Up in Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: a Case Report

Marjaneh Farazestanian; Maliheh Hassanzadeh; Zohreh Yousefi; Fatemeh Homaee; Nafiseh Saghafi; Amir Hossein Jafarian; Parvaneh Layegh; Mansoureh Mottaghi; Laya Shirinzadeh; Leila Mousavi Seresht; Helena Azimi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, Pages 189-194

  Introduction: Choriocarcinoma is a rare and malignant tumor, which may present during or following any type of pregnancy. This tumor often demonstrates rapid hematogenous spread to multiple organs and is associated with high levels of human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) and a good response to chemotherapy. ...  Read More