The Impact of Chlorhexidine Mucoadhesive Gel in the Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Faramarz Dobakhti; Ali Zargar; Taraneh Naghibi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 26-31

  Objective: Ventilator-associated pneumonia is the common cause of morbidity and mortality in the intensivecare unit. Due to the antimicrobial effect of chlorhexidine, and the long-lasting result of mucoadhesive drugs,this study aimed to determine the effect of chlorhexidine mucoadhesive gel on the prevention ...  Read More

Barriers to and Facilitators of Road Traffic Injuries Prevention in Iran; A Qualitative Study

Saber Azami-Aghdash; Hassan Abolghasem Gorji; Naser Derakhshani; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazargani

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 390-398

  Objective: To identify the barriers to and facilitators of the prevention of road traffic accidents (RTIs) in Iran. Methods: In this qualitative study 42 key stakeholders and experts in the field of traffic injuries in Iran were selected based on purpose and theoretical sampling to reach informational ...  Read More

Epidemiology of Road Traffic Injuries among Elderly People; A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Saber Azami-Aghdash; Mir Hossein Aghaei; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazarghani

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 279-291

  Objective: To systematically review the epidemiological patterns and interventions for prevention of road traffic injuries (RTIs) among elderly.Methods: Searching keywords including: accident, trauma, road injury, road traffic injuries, aging, old, elder, strategy, intervention, road traffic crash prevention ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Interventions for Prevention of Road Traffic Injuries in Iran and Some Methodological Issues: A Systematic Review

Saber Azami-Aghdash; Homayoun Sadeghi-Bazarghani; Mahdiyeh Heydari; Ramin Rezapour; Naser Derakhshani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , April 2018, , Pages 90-99

  Objective: To review the effectiveness of Road Traffic Injuries (RTIs) interventions implemented for prevention of RTIs in Iran and to introduce some methodological issues.Methods: Required data in this systematic review study were collected through searching the following key words: "Road Traffic Injuries", ...  Read More

Effects of Intraperitoneal Administration of Simvastatin in Prevention of Postoperative Intra-abdominal Adhesion Formation in Animal Model of Rat

Mojtaba Javaherzadeh; Ali Shekarchizadeh; Marjan Kafaei; Abass Mirafshrieh; Nariman Mosaffa; Babak Sabet

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 156-160

  Objective: To determine the preventive effects of local administration of simvastatin for postoperative intra-abdominal adhesion formation in animal model of rat.Methods: In this experimental study, 32 Wistar albino rats as the animal model of intra-abdominal adhesion formation were included. Adhesions ...  Read More

Pattern of Traumatic Injuries and Injury Severity Score in a Major Trauma Center in Shiraz, Southern Iran

Hamid Reza Abbasi; Seyed Mohsen Mousavi; Ali Taheri Akerdi; Mohammad Hadi Niakan; Shahram Bolandparvaz; Shahram Paydar

Volume 1, Issue 2 , April 2013, , Pages 81-85

  Objective: To record and classify mechanisms of injury and injury severity score (ISS) in trauma patients admitted to the largest trauma center in Southern Iran.Methods: This was a prospective cross-sectional study including all the patients who were admitted to Nemazee hospital from 2009 to 2010. We ...  Read More