Psychometric Properties of EQ-5D-3L Applied through Phone Follow-Ups: An Experience in PERSIAN Traffic Cohort

Nasrin Shahedifar; Homayoun Sadeghi-bazargani; Mohammad Asghari-Jafarabadi; Mostafa Farahbakhsh; Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi; Alireza Razzaghi; Mina Goletsani; Faramarz Pourasghar

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 181-188

  Objective: To assess psychometric properties of the European Quality of Life 5-Dimension 3-Level Version(EQ-5D-3L) commonly used tool for measuring road traffic injury (RTI) patients’ quality of life.Methods: The psychometric study assessed the reliability and applicability of EQ-5D-3L through ...  Read More

Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic on Incidence and Mortality Rate Due to Road Traffic Injury in Shiraz

Mahnaz Yadollahi; Mehrdad Karajizadeh; Najmeh Bordbar; Zahra Ghahramani; Leila Shayan

Volume 10, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 110-115

  Objective: To evaluate the effect of COVID-19 pandemic on the incidence and mortality rate of road trafficinjuries in Shiraz, Iran.Methods: This cross-sectional study was performed on the data of patients who admitted by road trafficaccidents 18 months before the outbreak of COVID-19 and 18 months after ...  Read More

Comparative Study of Stewardship of Road Traffic Injuries Prevention with a Focus on the Role of Health System; Three Pioneer Countries and Three Similar to Iran

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

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 212-222

  Objective: To compare the stewardship of road traffic accidents (RTIs) prevention in three pioneer countries and three similar ones to Iran.Methods: In this descriptive comparative study, the United States of America, Sweden, and Brazil as the pioneer countries in RTIs prevention were compared to the ...  Read More

Mortality And Morbidity of Severe Traumatic Brain Injuries; A Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Experience Over 15 Years

Kam Lun Ellis Hon; Szewei Huang; Wai Sang Poon; Hon Ming Cheung; Patrick Ip; Benny Zee

Volume 7, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 256-262

  Objective: To determine the mortality, morbidity, types of intracranial hemorrhages, and factors associated with length of stay (LOS) associated with accidental traumatic brain injury (TBI) at a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) of a regional trauma center in an Asian city.Methods: This study is a ...  Read More