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Ebrahim Shakiba
Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences
EndocrinologyPolymorphism (computer science)PopulationDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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#1Farid Najafi (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 22
#2Neda Izadi (Shahid Beheshti University)H-Index: 6
Last. Ebrahim Shakiba (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
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Abstract There is no report on the serial interval (SI) of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Iran, the present report aims to estimate the SI and time-varying R of COVID-19 in western Iran. In this study, there were 1477 confirmed, probable and suspected cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 for Kermanshah from 22 February to 9 April. The close contacts of the confirmed cases were identified using telephone follow up of patients and their contacts. The SI distribution was...
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#1Amir Hossein Norooznezhad (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
#2Farid Najafi (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 22
Last. Shayan Mostafaei (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
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This study aimed to evaluate the primary symptoms, comorbidities, and outcomes of inpatients with confirmed reverse transcription-PCR (RT-PCR) for SARS-CoV-2 infection among 2077 suspected/diagnosed cases of COVID-19. Based on the results of Least Absolute Shrinkage and Selection Operator (LASSO) logistic regression, age, and suggestive chest X-ray (CXR) findings for SARS-CoV-2 infection, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes mellitus, chronic lung diseases, and intensive care units admission had si...
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#1Mehdi Moradinazar (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 11
#2Yahya Pasdar (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 6
Last. Negin Fakhri (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)
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BACKGROUND: Smoking is the most preventable cause of most chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease (CVD). Dyslipidemia is also an important risk factor for CVD. Yet, research has provided contradicting findings regarding the association between smoking and blood lipids. This paper examines the relationship between dyslipidemia and smoking based on the results of a cross-sectional sample of a Kurdish population in western Iran. METHODS: This population-based study was derived from the recr...
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#1Yadollah Mehrabi (Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services)H-Index: 25
#2Koorosh Etemad (Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services)H-Index: 11
Last. Mehdi Azizmohammadlooha (Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services)
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ABSTRACTBackground: Sharing of injecting paraphernalia is known to contribute to hepatitis C virus (HCV) transmission amongst people who inject drugs.Objectives: In this paper, we identify the vari...
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#1Mehdi Moradinazar (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 11
#2Farid Najafi (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 22
Last. Ebrahim Shakiba (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
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Background. 10-20% of pregnancies end due to spontaneous abortions. In recent years, nondocumentary evidence has been indicative of an increase in the prevalence of nonspontaneous abortions in Iran, especially in the Kurdish regions. The aim of this study is to assess the lifetime prevalence of spontaneous abortions and factors affecting spontaneous abortion in women 35-65 years old. Method. Data from the recruitment phase of Ravansar Non-Communicable Disease (RaNCD) cohort study was used. All o...
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#1Hossein Hatami (Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services)H-Index: 10
#2Davoud Khorasani Zavareh (Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services)H-Index: 12
Last. Fariba Teimoori (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)
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#1Mehdi Moradinazar (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 11
#2Yahya Pasdar (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 6
Last. Annette J. Dobson (UQ: University of Queensland)H-Index: 64
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Abstract Introduction The purpose of this study was to examine the validity of self-report diabetes according to sociodemographic characteristics in participants of Ravansar Non-Communicable Diseases (RaNCD) cohort study. Methods The study population included 10182 adults (35–65 years old) participating in RaNCD. The ‘gold standard' for diagnosis of diabetes mellitus was taken as a history of relevant medicine use and/or measurement of fasting blood glucose indicating diabetes. Self-report data ...
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#1Sakineh Zinati-Saeed (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)
#2Ebrahim Shakiba (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
Last. Mehrali Rahimi (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 8
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Background & Objective:To find an association between gene variants of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) with the risk of acne vulgaris (AV).Methods:In a case-control study, we investigated 150 AV patients and 148 healthy individuals (aged 18-25 years) for the IGF-1 G>A and MTHFR C677T polymorphisms, as well as the serum levels of IGF-1, insulin, and the homeostasis model assessment of insulin resistance (HOMA-IR). The serum biochemical par...
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#1Behzad Karami Matin (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
#2Ebrahim Shakiba (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
Last. Amin Mousavi Khaneghah (State University of Campinas)H-Index: 25
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#1Fatemeh Rajati (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 9
#2Behrooz Hamzeh (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 6
Last. Farid Najafi (Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences)H-Index: 22
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Hypertension is a public health issue in Iran. The study aimed to estimate the prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension, and to explore their determinants among 10,040 Kurdish adults from Ravansar Non-Communicable Disease (RaNCD) cohort study in Iran. Univariate, and multivariate analyses were used for statistical analysis. Prevalence of hypertension was 15.7%. Among hypertensive patients, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension were 80.7%, 73.2%, and 53.3%, respec...
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