Analysis and forecasting the accident mortality trends in the Islamic Republic of Iran applying Lee-Carter Model during the years 2006 to 2035 - Aghamohamadi S, Jahangiri K, Kavousi A, Sayah Mofazali A.
OBJECTIVE: To predict the accident mortality trend in next two decades in Iran. METHODS: The study population comprised all deaths recorded in the system of registration and classification of causes of death of Ministry of Health and Medical Educat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of risk factors with hospital mortality in pedestrian injured patients; a dataset analysis of a level-I trauma center in southern Iran - Yadollahi M, Rahmanian N, Jamali K.
OBJECTIVE: To determine the indicators predicting the hospital mortality in pedestrian injured patients admitted to a level I trauma center in Southern Iran. METHODS: This case control study was conducted in a Level-I trauma hospital in Shiraz. We ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessment of care and its associated factors in traumatic patients in north of Iran - Mohseni M, Khaleghdoust Mohammadi T, Mohtasham-Amiri Z, Kazemnejad E, Rahbar Taramsari M, Kouchaki Nejad-Eramsadati L.
OBJECTIVE: To determine the status of pre-hospital emergency care and its associated factors in traumatic patients. METHODS: In across-sectional study, 577 traumatic patients who were transferred to Poursina hospital by EMS (Emergency Medical Servi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How That Viral Video of a White House Reporter Messes With Your Mind
A terrible thing did not happen in the White House press room on Wednesday. In a sudden non-attack in front of a roomful of non-horrified witnesses, CNN reporter Jim Acosta did not lunge at, strike or place his hands “on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern.” It would be a very bad thing if that had happened. But it didn’t. So that’s good. You would not know this, however, if you believed a statement released by White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, claiming that the attack occurred (which, once more, it didn’t) or, worse, if you saw the edited video sh...
Source: TIME: Science - November 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized onetime psychology Source Type: news

Assessing the relationship between heavy vehicle driver sleep problems and confirmed driver behavior measurement tools in Iran - Naderi H, Nassiri H, Sahebi S.
Road traffic crashes have become an important public health problem. By studying the statistics of heavy vehicle crashes in the world, it becomes obvious that although heavy vehicle drivers experience fewer crashes than private car drivers, a large percent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Assessing fire hazard potential and its main drivers in Mazandaran province, Iran: a data-driven approach - Adab H, Atabati A, Oliveira S, Moghaddam Gheshlagh A.
Fires are a major disturbance to forest ecosystems and socioeconomic activities in Mazandaran province, northern Iran, particularly in the Hyrcanian forest sub-region. Mapping the spatial distribution of fire hazard levels and the most important influencin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Epidemiology of substance abuse among Iranian adolescents (Yazd: 2014) - Pirdehghan A, Rezaee MP, Mirzababaee B.
BACKGROUND: Substance abuse in adolescents and its outcomes is one of the important public health concerns. Objectives: The present study aimed at estimating the prevalence of substance abuse and evaluating some of its associated factors in Iranian ado... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prevalence and reasons for psychoactive drugs use among university students of medical sciences in Yazd, Iran - Pordanjani SR, Zadeh HF, Mousavi M, Khazaei S, Sohrabivafa M, Momenabadi V, Dehghani SL, Khazaei Z.
Background: Drug use has always been suggested as the first preventable agent of various diseases and deaths around the world. Nowadays, this problem is more prevalent among young people and students of universities that are at risk. Objectives: Due to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effectiveness of a combined mindfulness-based cognitive therapy and mindfulness-based stress reduction intervention on depression symptoms and quality of life in a group of Iranian veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder - Omidi A, Hamidian S.
BACKGROUND: Comorbidity of anxiety and mood disorders is rather common, making the treatment of each disorder more difficult. Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is one of the anxiety disorders with a high degree of association with depression; PTSD-depre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Does driver suicide occur in Iran? - Pridmore S, Varbanov S, Sale I, Ahmadi J.
BACKGROUND: Iran has a relatively low suicide rate and the highest road death rate in the world. Objectives: To explore the possibility that driver suicide occurs in Iran. Materials and Methods: Examination of the relevant suicide and road traffic ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Revisiting Hiroshima in Iran: what americans really think about using nuclear weapons and killing noncombatants - Sagan SD, Valentino BA.
Numerous polls demonstrate that U.S. public approval of President Harry Truman's decision to drop the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki has declined significantly since 1945. Many scholars and political figures argue that this decline constitutes comp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Effective factors in recurrent deliberate self-poisoning attempts - Moradinazar M, Najafi F, Baneshi MR, Haghdoost AA.
This study ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

The prevalence of depression in pregnant Iranian women: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Azami M, Badfar G, Shohani M, Mansouri A, Soleymani A, Shamloo MBB, YektaKooshali MH, Nasirkandy MP.
Context: Depression is a common problem during pregnancy. Depression has several adverse effects on the mother and infant. Evidence Acquisition: The present study was conducted to investigate the prevalence of depression in pregnant women in Iran. This... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 29, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Workplace harassment through the experiences of Iranian women: a qualitative study, 2017 - Behboodi-Moghadam Z, Ekbatani NN, Zareiyan A, Nayeri ND.
BACKGROUND: The women harassment at work is one of the examples of violence against them, which requires the attention of the society and politicians. Objectives: The purpose of this study is to investigate and describe the women harassment in Iranian ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

A forensic epidemiological investigation of the characteristics of completed suicides in Isfahan Province, Iran - Karimi J, Holakouie-Naieni K, Koehler SA, Soleymanpour A, Karimi R, Mohammad K.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a worldwide public health problem with over a million deaths each year. Overall, the suicide rates among Muslim countries is reported at as low, however, there is growing evidence that it is increasing. Suicide is one of the greatest... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Risk factors of domestic violence in Iran - Rasoulian M, Jalali AH, Habib S, Nojomi MM, Jolfaei AG, Bolhari J.
BACKGROUND: World health organization (WHO) stated that domestic violence (DV) is a health-related priority. Despite the unpleasant consequences of violence, this matter still is not considered serious enough in many countries including Iran. Objective... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Chasteberry increases fertility in women suffering from premature ovarian aging
(Natural News) Premature ovarian aging can prevent women from ever experiencing the joy of bearing children. An Iranian study sought to overcome this issue by evaluating the safety and effectiveness of a fertility herb called chasteberry (Vitex agnus-castus) on female patients. As women get older, their ovaries produce fewer eggs of lower quality. However, this decrease in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Development of anxiety and depression inventory for secondary school students in Iran (A & D Inventory) - Khesht-Masjedi MF, Omar Z.
BACKGROUND: Currently clinicians and researchers in Iran have to use translated western instruments to screen for anxiety and depressive disorders. Although, some western questionnaires translated and adapted for Iranian people have demonstrated suitable v... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Elder abuse in Shiraz, Iran - Kashfi SM, Asadi A, Tabatabaee SH, Yazdankhah M, Jeihooni AK, Rakhshani T, Kashfi SH.
BACKGROUND: Aging is an inevitable biological phenomenon. Today, the elderly have a more active life, better life expectancy, and health status than in the past in Iran. However, there are still a lot of related hidden problems such as the elderly abuse. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

What causes late-life depression? A qualitative study of depressed Iranian older people - Roudsari MS, Foroughan M, Shahboulaghi FM, Nedjat S, Sadeghi M.
BACKGROUND: Depression is a major health problem in old age that is closely related to cultural and social contexts. Studies have shown a higher prevalence of geriatric depression in Iran. Objectives: This qualitative content analysis study aimed to ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Factors associated with the length of first time hospitalization in a referral psychiatric hospital in north of Iran - Nattaj AH, Zarghami M, Yazdani-Charati J, Vahedi M, Sheikholeslami A, Faghani Z.
BACKGROUND: Length of hospitalization is an important indicator for optimal management and to reduce and save the costs. Objective: Considering the limited hospital capacity as a referral center for psychiatric patients, the high prevalence of the dise... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The effect of educating the clients of rehab centers on the frequency of methadone poisoning among children: a study from Iran - Abdoli H, Sadeghi T, Kazemi M.
Background Poisoning with methadone is considered dangerous and fatal, which can lead to decreased consciousness, coma, apnea and eventually death. Aims The present study was conducted to evaluate the effect of educating the clients of rehabilitation (reha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Report: Crew of Iranian cargo ship poisoned, 3 seamen die
Iran's state news agency: 3 seamen die of unspecified toxic substance that poisoned 11 crew of cargo ship (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

IBD patients can improve their quality of life with common nettle
(Natural News) People suffering from an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, may benefit from common nettle (Urtica dioica). A study published in the Journal of Herbal Medicine suggested that common nettle can improve the quality of life of people with IBD. In the study, researchers from Iran University of... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Compounds found in celery make it a powerful healing plant
(Natural News) Celery may be a simple vegetable, but it is actually one of the most nutritious foods you could ever add to your diet. Its benefits have been known since ancient times. But what makes it nutritious? Researchers from Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences and Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences in Iran conducted a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The prevalence of elder abuse and neglect in Iran: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Arab-Zozani M, Mostafazadeh N, Arab-Zozani Z, Ghoddoosi-Nejad D, Hassanipour S, Soares JJF.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of elder abuse and neglect in Iran. METHODS: We searched PubMed, Embase, Scopus, and PsycINFO by the end of 2017. The prevalence was calculated based on the percentage or the amount re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Celebrity role in Sarpol-e Zahab Earthquake in Iran 2017 - Heidari M, Miresmaeeli SS, Eskandary N.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Relations between a laboratory-based sustained attention task and traffic violations in an Iranian sample of drivers - Chermahini SA, Stavrinos D, Pope CN, Behzadnia A.
The role of cognitive abilities regarding driver behavior is crucially important in the occurrence of traffic violations and preventing tragic motor vehicle collisions. Sustained attention is one cognitive ability that may contribute to safe driving behavi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Heart attack patients can reduce their anxiety by smelling geraniums
(Natural News) The key to reducing anxiety among heart attack survivors lies in this species of flowering plant that is popular among gardeners. In a study published in the journal Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, researchers from Lorestan University of Medical Sciences in Khorramabad, Iran discovered that smelling geraniums helps reduce the anxiety of heart attack patients.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

No wonder it's a superfood! Black seed treats a variety of diseases from arthritis to diabetes
(Natural News) Iranian researchers conducted a thorough evaluation of various studies involving the therapeutic effects of the traditional medicinal plant Nigella sativa, commonly known as black seed or black cumin. They reported that the seeds and oil of black seed show much promise as a source of natural treatment for all kinds of diseases. An annual... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Traumatic and nontraumatic driving accidents due to dry spells in northern Iran: a time series analysis - Rad EH, Yousefzadeh-Chabok S, Mohtasham-Amiri Z, Khodadadi-Hasankiadeh N, Davoudi-Kiakalayeh A, Kouchakinezhad-Eramsadati L, Reihanian A.
Driving in rain is very dangerous, and drivers seem not to drive properly whenever it rains. In such situations, the risk of driving increases on rainy days, especially after a prolonged dry period. This would be a problem for drivers steering on slippery ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Accident involvement among Iranian lorry drivers: direct and indirect effects of background variables and aberrant driving behaviour - Mehdizadeh M, Shariat-Mohaymany A, Nordfjaern T.
Road accident rates among Iranian lorry drivers are considerably high and, according to empirical evidence, aberrant driving behaviours, summed to certain demographic, psycho-social and work-related factors, may explain their accident involvement. Conseque... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Single-nucleotide polymorphisms in interleukin 6 (IL-6) gene are associated with suicide behavior in an Iranian population - Eftekharian MM, Noroozi R, Omrani MD, Sharifi Z, Komaki A, Taheri M, Ghafouri-Fard S.
Previous association studies have demonstrated the association between immune regulatory genes and suicide behavior. Among these genes are those coding for cytokines. In the present study, we genotyped two interleukin 6 (IL-6) variants (rs2069845 and rs180... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Comparison of the clusters and non-clusters areas of attempted suicide cases in Hamadan Province, western Iran: findings from a pilot study (2016-2017) - Karami M, Yazdi-Ravandi S, Ghaleiha A, Olfatifar M.
BACKGROUND: Suicide behaviors are complex and multifactorial problems that in the most of the societies are considered as the public health challenge. However, its underlying reasons and spatial pattern remain unclear in Hamadan Province, western Iran. STU... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The trend of burn mortality in Iran - a study of fire, heat and hot substance-related fatal injuries from 1990 to 2015 - Sadeghian F, Saeedi Moghaddam S, Saadat S, Niloofar P, Rezaei N, Amirzade-Iranaq MH, Mehdipour P, Abbaszadeh Kasbi A, Ghodsi Z, Mansouri A, Sharif-Alhosseini M, Jazayeri SB, Aryannejad A, Ehyaee V, Naghdi K, Derakhshan P, Moradi-Lakeh M, Mokdad AH, O'Reilly G, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
INTRODUCTION: Burn injuries are a major cause of preventable mortality worldwide. To implement preventive strategies, a detailed understanding of the rate and trend of fatal burn injuries is needed. The aim of this study was to determine the rate and trend... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Acute pesticide poisoning and related factors among farmers in rural Western Iran - Afshari M, Poorolajal J, Assari MJ, Rezapur-Shahkolai F, Karimi-Shahanjarini A.
Although acute pesticide poisoning (APP) is known to be a major health concern among farmers in developing countries, knowledge of its prevalence and risk factors is limited. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence and a broad range of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Plant disease in papayas can be stopped using plant essential oils
(Natural News) Papaya fruit growers who live in constant worry from fruit decay and spoilage have found a cheap and effective alternative in essential oils, according to a paper in the journal Biological Agriculture and Horticulture. In the study, researchers from the University of Florida, as well as the Shahid Beheshti University in Iran, looked at... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wearing a Pink Ribbon for Breast Cancer Awareness? Here ’s How Awareness Ribbons Became a Thing
With Monday marking the beginning of October’s annual Breast Cancer Awareness Month observance, supporters will be donning their pink ribbons as a show of support for ongoing research for a cure. It’s a ritual that repeats itself for any number of causes, such as teal ribbons for ovarian cancer to red ribbons for AIDS awareness. But when did ribbons begin to be used as symbols for various causes? The Library of Congress’s Folklife Center has studied the history of such awareness ribbons in American culture, and found that many citizens assume that the tradition is older than it is. Among the most frequen...
Source: TIME: Health - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Olivia B. Waxman Tags: Uncategorized breast cancer news society Source Type: news

Iran says 31 people have died from drinking tainted alcohol
Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 31 people died from drinking tainted alcohol across the country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Scientists study the many medicinal uses of black cumin seed (Nigella sativa)
(Natural News) A comprehensive review of the scientific studies concerning black seed (Nigella sativa) showed that the plant possesses numerous medicinal uses. The Iranian researchers reported that the seed and oil of the popular spice possess bioactive compounds that can amend asthma, diabetes, digestive problems, inflammatory diseases, and rheumatoid arthritis, among other diseases. The review... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Iranian media: 11 people die from drinking tainted alcohol
Iranian media: 11 people die after drinking tainted homemade alcohol in southern port city; 123 hospitalized (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trachoma elimination: Iranians triumph against the world ’s leading infectious cause of blindness
26 September 2018 Tehran Cairo Geneva The World Health Organization (WHO) has validated the elimination of trachoma as a public health problem in the Islamic Republic of Iran. By achieving this milestone, the country becomes the third in WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region, after Oman in 2012 and Morocco in 2016, to overcome this centuries-old disease. “WHO is pleased to have supported the Islamic Republic of Iran through the validation process,” said Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean. “But this achievement was made possible by the Government and people of Isl...
Source: WHO EMRO News - September 26, 2018 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Parsing cultural impacts on regret and risk in Iran, China and the United Kingdom - Li L, Kumano S, Keshmirian A, Bahrami B, Li J, Wright ND.
Value-based choices are influenced both by powerful counterfactuals, such as regret, and also by risk in potential outcomes. Culture can profoundly affect how humans perceive and act in the world, but it remains unknown how regret in value-based choice and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of self-reported work-related illness and injuries among building construction workers, Shiraz, Iran - Derakhshan Jazari M, Jahangiri M, Khaleghi H, Abbasi N, Hassanipour S, Shakerian M, Kamalinia M.
The construction industry is one of the largest and most hazardous industries in the world, which has a direct role in the development of countries. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of self-reported work-related illness and injur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The vulnerability of the Iranian elderly in disasters: qualitative content analysis - Daddoust L, Khankeh H, Ebadi A, Sahaf R, Nakhaei M, Asgary A.
BACKGROUND: Elderly people are among the most vulnerable groups in natural disaster events. Although old age is responsible for them becoming unequally vulnerable, understanding the different aspects of vulnerability can help health care providers, especia... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Telomere shortening associated with increased levels of oxidative stress in sulfur mustard-exposed Iranian veterans - Behravan E, Moallem SA, Kalalinia F, Ahmadimanesh M, Blain P, Jowsey P, Khateri S, Forghanifard MM, BalaliMood M.
In this study, lym... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Renewed sanctions strangle science in Iran
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - September 6, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Stone, R. Tags: Scientific Community, Science and Policy In Depth Source Type: news

Epidemiological study of hospitalized road traffic injuries in Iran 2011 - Shavaleh R, Motevalian SA, Mahdavi N, Haddadi M, Mohaghegh MR, Hamedi Z.
Background: In Iran, Road Traffic Injuries (RTIs) is the second-leading cause of deaths, and the first leading cause of disabilityadjusted life year, and has one of the highest rates of death (32.1 per 100  000 population) all over the world. This ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The short Persian version of motorcycle riding behavior questionnaire and its interchangeability with the full version - Hosseinpourfeizi H, Sadeghi-Bazargani H, Hassanzadeh K, Salarilak S, Abedi L, Behzad Basirat S, Mashhadi Abdolahi H, Khorasani-Zavareh D.
The aim of current study was to develop a valid and reliable short motorcycle riding behavior questionnaire (SMRBQ) and assess its interchangeability with the original 48-item tool. Through a psychometric study in Bukan district of Iran in 2015, the most r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Beyond the couple: a qualitative analysis of successful in-law relationships in Iran - Cheraghi M, Mazaheri MA, Motabi F, Panaghi L, Sadeghi MS.
In-laws can play a significant role in the success or failure of marriages around the world. In the Middle East, recent quantitative research indicates that having trouble with in-laws is a major predictor of divorce in Iran. To explore this further, we un... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news