Modern Care Journal: Jan 2017, 14 (1), 8 articles.
Research Article
31/1/2017
Bahare Zarei, Seyyed Abolfazl Vagharseyyedin
Lifestyle is a set of health-promoting behaviors, which empower individuals to maintain and promote their health and prevent illnesses. Poor lifestyle habits in adolescence endanger individuals’ health in adulthood. The present study was performed to analyze the relationship between social capital and lifestyle among a group of ... read more
Research Article
31/10/2016
Raheleh Soltani, Atefeh Torabi, Akbar Hasanzadeh, Gholamreza Sharifirad
Functional constipation is one of the most common health problems in older adults. Its development greatly depends on nutritional status in that a high fiber diet including fruits and vegetables can prevent or manage it. The present study aimed at assessing vegetable and fruit consumption among the ... read more
Research Article
28/12/2016
Tahereh Darvishpoor Kakhki, Bita Bigari, Ghodsiyeh Azarkar, Masood Ziaee
Hepatitis B is a serious liver infection and one of the 5 leading causes of death around the world. Chronic hepatitis B has a variant natural history. Around one-third of patients with chronic hepatitis may eventually develop cirrhosis or hepatocellular carcinoma. The aim of this study was ... read more
Research Article
31/1/2017
Farzaneh Safajou, Narges Soltani, Zahra Amouzeshi
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women and the fifth leading cause of cancer death worldwide. In developing countries, early diagnosis of breast cancer through available screening methods is the main strategy to reduce mortality.This study aimed at investigating the barriers to breast cancer screening ... read more
Research Article
31/1/2017
Mohamad Ali Seif Rabiei, Mahshid Nikooseresht, Jalaleddin Amiri, Zahra Sanaei
Pain is a common complaint of the elderly and it is important to evaluate pain intensity carefully in aged people. There are different self-report scales for pain evaluation in elderly individuals, however, only a few studies have compared these scales. This study was conducted to compare 2 ... read more
Research Article
30/4/2017
Samaneh Aliabadi, Mitra Moodi, Mohammad Reza Miri, Zoya Tahergorabi, Roghayeh Mohammadi
Population aging is a major health issue in most countries. Sleep is one of the significant factors affecting aging and elderly people’s quality of life. The present study was done to assess sleep quality and its contributing factors among elderly people.This cross-sectional descriptive-analytical study was conducted in ... read more
Research Article
31/1/2017
Manizhe Nasirizade, Zahra Amouzeshi, Zahra Unesi, Seyyed Abolfazl Vagharseyyedin, Fateme Biabani, Mahnaz Bahrami
Organizational effectiveness is the main goal of organizational development and excellence. Improvement of staff’s quality of work life may improve organizational effectiveness. The aim of this study was to analyze the relationship between quality of work life and organizational effectiveness among hospital nurses.This descriptive-analytical study was conducted ... read more
Case Report
31/1/2017
Nazanin Hanafi, Seyedali Moezi, Marjan Farzad, Toba Kazemi
Torsade de pointes (TdP) is a devastating form of ventricular arrhythmia, mainly associated with prolongation of corrected QT (QTc) interval. In general, a TdP episode terminates spontaneously, produces syncopal episodes, or degenerates lethal arrhythmias. There are few reports on TdP in the context of ischemic heart disease ... read more