1. A Study of Association of Toxoplasma gondii Infection With Schizophrenia in Mashhad Area, Khorasan Razavi Province, Iran

Bahareh Meftahi; Ebrahim Abdollahian; Ahmad Nematollahi; Gholamreza Razmi

Volume 8, Issue 2 , May 2021, , Pages 88-92


  Background and aims: Congenital toxoplasmosis is assumed to play a role in developing schizophrenia in human. This study aimed to estimate the relationship between Toxoplasma infection and schizophrenia by using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and polymerase chain reaction (PCR).Methods: In ...  Read More

2. A Case-Control Study of Timely Control and Investigation of an Entamoeba Histolytica Outbreak by Primary Health Care in Idahluy-e Bozorg Village, Iran

Hosein Azizi; Elham Davtalab-Esmaeili; Mohammad Mirzapour; Golamali Karimi; Mahdi Rostampour; Yagoob Mirzaei

Volume 6, Issue 3 , August 2019, , Pages 120-127


  Background and aims: Experience transfer and the knowledge utilization of rapid and timely outbreakcontrol can be the key path-finding to health systems (HSs). The aim of this study was to investigate anEntamoeba histolytica diarrhea outbreak through timely control.Methods: A case-control study and an ...  Read More