Epidemiology
1. Predictive factors for loneliness in female high school students; an unvariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis

Parivash RahimPour; Ataollah Hashemian; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam; Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 172-177

Abstract
  Background and aims: Loneliness typically includes anxious feelings. It is particularly relevant to adolescence period. It has effect on physical and mental health. The present study aimed to identify the predictive factors of loneliness among high schools female students. Methods: A cross– sectional ...  Read More

Health Promotion
2. The factors influencing on knowledge, attitudes, and practices in women with breast cancer referring to health centers of Ilam in 2013

Safa Seidpour; Eskandar Gholamy- Parizad; Abdolhossein Poornajaf; Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Ali Delpisheh

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2015, , Pages 134-139

Abstract
  Background and aims: The mortality rate for breast cancer is directly related to the stage of disease at diagnosis. The present study was aimed to determine the factors influencing on knowledge, attitudes, and practices in women with breast cancer and its screening methods. Methods: In a cross- sectional ...  Read More

Women's Health
3. Predictive factors for infertility of women: an univariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis

Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Ali Delpisheh; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam; Parvaneh Karzani; Parvin Saraee; Zahra Safaripour; Nasim Mir-Moghadam

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 4-11

Abstract
  Background and aims: Infertility is a major problem during reproductive age. Physical and psychological effects of infertility in women are problematic. The aim of this study was to determine the potential predictive factors of infertility, among women referring both public and private health centers ...  Read More

Epidemiology
4. General health status among high school students in Ilam: a cross-sectional study

Ataollah Hashemian; Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Ali Delpisheh; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam; Elham Fathollahi; Razieh barmalzan; Sakineh Nazari; Shirin Javid

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 18-23

Abstract
  Background and aims: Many factors could affect on the health status. This study aimed to assess the general health status of high-school students in Ilam province in 2014. Methods:This cross– sectional study determined the general health status of high-school students in Ilam, located in west ...  Read More

Epidemiology
5. Prevalence of internet addiction among university students in Ilam: a cross-sectional study

Ataollah Hashemian; Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Ali Delpisheh; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 9-15

Abstract
  Background and aims: Internet addiction is one of the problems emerged with the development of technology. Considering the potential negative effects of internet addiction on health, the present study aimed to determine the prevalence of internet addiction in university students in Ilam, west of Iran, ...  Read More

Women's Health
6. Risk factors of pelvic organ prolapse in Iranian women: a cross-sectional study

Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Zeynab Ghazanfari; Ali Montazeri; Ali Delpisheh; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 29-34

Abstract
  Background and aims: Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common condition which affects on a large proportion of women. The objective of this study was to determine the risk factors of POP in Iranian women. Methods: This cross-sectional study was carried out to examine the role of demographic, anthropometric ...  Read More

Women's Health
7. The global trend of infertility: an original review and meta-analysis

Ashraf Direkvand-Moghadam; Kourosh Sayehmiri; Ali Delpisheh; Azadeh Direkvand-Moghadam

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 35-43

Abstract
  Background and aims: Infertility is one of the most important conditions in reproductive system and there is no reliable estimates for global prevalence of infertility. Therefore, knowing the prevalence of infertility is important and can be effective in decision making. Methods: We systematically reviewed ...  Read More