Randomized Clinical Trials (RCT)
Comparison of the Effects of Foot Trigger Reflexology with Aromatherapy on Anxiety, Pain, and Outcomes of Pregnancy in Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Peymaneh Shokrollahi; Farzaneh Farahi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 191-199


  Background: Reducing labor pain is known to be a challenging topic in modern midwifery. To reduce this pain, complementary medicine methods have attracted a great deal of attention. The present study aimed to compare the effect of reflexology of sole with non-aromatic oil (Olive) and aromatic oil (Lavender) ...  Read More

Research Article
Implications of COVID-19 Induced Anxiety of Pregnant Women on Neonatal Health

Najmeh Maharlouei; Mohammadamin Sadeghdoust; Niloufar Salemi; Kamran Bagheri Lankarani

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 200-206


  Background: Anxiety disorders during pregnancy can lead to adverse neonatal outcomes in different ways. This research aimed to investigate the association between anxiety levels in pregnant women and neonatal health outcomes during COVID-19 pandemic.Methods: This was a prospective cohort study in which ...  Read More

Research Article
Investigating the Association between Gender and Age Distribution with Severity of COVID-19: A Single-Center Study from Southern Iran

Zeinab Karimi; Fatemeh Masjedi; Aida Doostkam; Jamshid Roozbeh; Leila Malekmakan

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 207-215


  Background: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) caused a highly contagious disease, which led to a pandemic health emergency. However, age distribution and sex, regarding factors affecting the severity of COVID-19, are controversial. Therefore, this study is designed to investigate ...  Read More

Research Article
External Shame and Self-Criticism in Married Women: the Mediating Role of Cognitive Fusion and Experiential Avoidance

Mohamad Reza Farshad; Sayed Abdolvahab Samavi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 216-223


  Background: Self-criticism is one of the psychological impairments with inappropriate consequences for all members of a family, especially women. It is affected by various factors. The present study aimed to assess the mediating role of cognitive fusion and experiential avoidance in the correlation between ...  Read More

Research Article
Correlation of Stress Coping Strategies and Social Compromise with Empowerment through Cognitive Emotion Regulation Mediation in Head-of-Household Women

Maryam Behroz; Fatemeh Sadat Marashian; Marjan Alizadeh

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 224-233


  Background: Social compromise is one of the principal components of mental health in head-of-household women. Empowerment and promotion of cognitive emotion regulation are critical in social compromise. The present study aimed to investigate the correlation between stress coping strategies and social ...  Read More

Research Article
Study of the Severity of Primary Dysmenorrhea and its Associated Characteristics among University Students

Salimeh Nezamivand Chegini; Parvin Abedi; Masoumeh Yaralizadeh; Saeed Ghanbari

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 234-242


  Background: Primary dysmenorrhea is one of the most prevalent issues in women’s health care, which affects half of the population in the reproductive age. The present research aimed to evaluate the severity of primary dysmenorrhea and its associated characteristics among the university students ...  Read More

Research Article
Investigation the Association of Internet Addiction with Mental Health and Physical Activity in Teenage Girls: The Mediating Role of Parental Attitude

Tayebeh Baniasadi; Sheida Ranjbari; Ali Abedini; Amir Dana; Saeed Ghorbani

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 243-250


  Background: Internet addiction is nowadays believed to be the most prevalent harm that currently affects families, especially teenagers and young adults. In the current research, we aimed to further delve into it by examining the association of Internet addiction with mental health and physical activity ...  Read More

Research Article
Investigating the Relationship among the Quality of Married Life, Internet Addiction, and Mindfulness in Women with Breast Cancer: The Mediating Role of Sexual Satisfaction

Shahin Tabarzan; Farzaneh Hooman; Saeed Bakhtiarpour

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, Pages 251-258


  Background: Cyberspace has attracted sizeable audience thanks to its broad range of topics, diverse content, and audio and visual attractions. However, Internet addiction is believed to be a salient phenomenon as the consequence of improper use of cyberspace, which leads to mental and personality-related ...  Read More