Epidemiology
Is Iran threatened by Zika virus?

Rouhullah Dehghani; Masoud Amiri

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 91-93

Abstract
  Zika virus is an Arbovirus identified first time in 1947 in Uganda. Zika epidemic is a threat far greater than the Ebola outbreak. The World Health Organization has urged Asian countries to be vigilant about the risk of spreading Zika virus and preventive measures to control it. In Iran, 64 species of ...  Read More

Environmental Health
Studying the environmental health status of beauty salons of Kashan

Rouhullah Dehghani; Leila Mesgari; Mohsen Fathi Moghadam; Fereshteh Rezaian; Fereshteh Nasudian; Elham Sudayfian; Mojtaba Babai; Elahe Chimehi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2017, , Pages 24-30

Abstract
  Background and aims: Beauty salons are considered as the places which the environmental health and renovation are adhered too. they can improve the society’s health and influence controlling the diseases. Not considering this issue causes the spread of skin and hair diseases and infections and ...  Read More

Epidemiology
Addiction: A big challenge of social security in Iran

Rouhullah Dehghani; Masoud Amiri

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2016, , Pages 201-203

Abstract
  Due to special conditions of Iran; i.e., neighboring to major centers of drug production in Afghanistan during the last few decades, it was the passageway of the drug to Europe. Moreover, because of appropriate context of social, economic and cultural situations, there was an increased addiction and ...  Read More

Epidemiology
Scabies contamination status in Iran: A review

hamid reza seyedi arani; Rouhullah Dehghani; Mohammad Ghannaee Arani; Iran Zarghi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2016, , Pages 86-94

Abstract
  Background and aims: Scabies is a common worldwide parasitic contagious disease caused by Sarcoptes scabiei of the order of Astigmata of the family of Sarcoptidae. Therefore, this review is to determine the exact status of scabies in Iran in order to manage it better.Methods: On the whole, out of the ...  Read More