The Effect of Attitude and Prayer-Related Behaviors on Depression: A Systematic Review

Zeenat Mahmodi; Kourosh Sayehmiri

Volume 5, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 34-39

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2018.08

Abstract
  Background and aims: Prayer means reading and asking for help and satisfying the need. The prevalence of mental diseases has had an increasing trend in Iran. The aim of this study was to know the role of attitudes and praying-related behaviors in the treatment of patients with depression in Iran. Methods: ...  Read More

The Relationship Between Internet Addiction and Depression in the Iranian Users: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Sattar Kikhavani; Shaban Roshani; Salahedin Aj; Kourosh Sayehmiri

Volume 4, Issue 4 , November 2017, , Pages 270-275

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2017.16

Abstract
  Background and aims: Internet is one of the new technologies whose users are increasing, and internetaddiction is defined as the excessive use of internet. One of the factors that influence internet addictionis depression. The purpose of our study was to investigate the relationship between internet ...  Read More

Physiology
Effectiveness of hypnosis in the treatment of pain and enhancing mental performance in Iran: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Zaynab Mirzaei; Shahram Mami; Mandana Sarokhani; Kourosh Sayehmiri

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 176-184

Abstract
  Background and aims: Nowadays, hypnosis has opened its position in the medical community. Based on controlled trials, hypnosis has been superior compared to other interventional procedures to reduce acute pain. This investigation aims to determine the effectiveness of hypnosis in the treatment of pain ...  Read More

Clinical
The effectiveness of neurofeedback on attention deficit disorder in Iran: A meta-analysis study

Mandana Sarokhani; Kourosh Sayehmiri

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 185-200

Abstract
  Background and aims: Neurofeedback is a relatively new therapy focusing on the core symptoms of inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity.We undertook a meta-analysis to estimate the effectiveness of neurofeedback on attention deficit disorder in Iran.Methods: International databases of Pubmed, Scopus, ...  Read More

Women's Health
Health related quality of life in the female-headed households

Yousef Veisani; Ali Delpisheh; Kourosh Sayehmiri

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 178-183

Abstract
  Background and aims: According to psychological research female-headed households have a lot of physical and mental problems because they experience stress and anxiety more than the other women in general population. The aim of this study was to determine the quality of life and the associated factors ...  Read More

Biostatistics
The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia during pregnancy in Iran (1991-2015): A systematic review and meta-analysis

Kourosh Sayehmiri; Zahra Darvishi; Mohammad Reza Hafezi Ahmadi; Milad Azami

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 221-232

Abstract
  Background and aims: The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in pregnant women is in Variable between 40-80% in developing countries. There are some differences among different studies on this disorder. So, this present study is been performed for evaluating the prevalence of IDA among pregnant ...  Read More