Clinical
Effects of Pomegranate Peel Extract and Vitamin E on Quality of Life in Hemodialysis Patients: A Randomized Placebo- Controlled Clinical Trial

Tina Jafari; Leila Mahmoodnia; Mohsen Saeedi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , August 2020, , Pages 129-135

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2020.23

Abstract
    Background and aims: Quality of life (QOL) is poor in hemodialysis (HD) patients. High oxidative stress and inflammatory conditions disturb their normal physiological, emotional, and physical functions. This study aimed to assess the effects of pomegranate peel extract (PPE) alone and in ...  Read More

Quality of Life in the Mothers of Children With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and its Effective Factors

Mohammad Reza Karimirad; Fatemeh Noghani; Saeid Hossein Oghli; Sajad Noorian; Ehsanolah Amini

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 158-163

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.28

Abstract
  Background and aims: Having a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may havean impact on the quality of life of his/her parents, particularly his/her mother. However, very limitedstudies have addressed this issue in Iran and the world. Therefore, the aim of this study was to examinethe ...  Read More

The Investigation of Psychometric Properties (Validity and Reliability Reassessment) of WHO QOL-BREF Questionnaire in Shahrekord Cohort Study

Fatemeh Salehi; Ali Ahmadi

Volume 6, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 182-187

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.32

Abstract
  Background and aims: The purpose of this study was to revalidate the Persian version of the WHOquality of life (WHOQOL-BREF) instrument to determine the quality of life status in the ShahrekordCohort Study (SCS) in the southwest of Iran. This study was designed to serve as one of the sources ofthe Prospective ...  Read More

Epidemiology
Determinants of Health-Related Quality of Life in Rural Elderly People of the West of Iran: A Population-Based, Cross- Sectional Study

Marjan Hosseinpour; Mohammad Esmaeilpour Aghdam; Masumeh Piri; Farzad Maleki

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2019, , Pages 1-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.01

Abstract
  Background and aims: World’s older population is growing, and attention is being directed to the improvement of their health-related quality of life (HRQoL). This article was conducted to investigate the HRQoL and associated factors in rural elderly residents in west of Iran. Methods: By using ...  Read More

Quality of Life of Nurses and Related Factors

Zahra Omrani; Elnaz Talebi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 60-63

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2018.13

Abstract
  Background and aims: A high number of healthcare team members are nurses. Nurses’ quality of lifelevel is an important issue because it affects their level of care delivered to their patients. Knowledgeabout nurses’ level of quality of life is useful for planning. The present study was conducted ...  Read More

Epidemiology
Quality of life among patients with beta-thalassemia major in Shahrekord city, Iran

babak Emadi Dehaghi; Laaya Rasooli; Soraya Mohammadi Farsani

Volume 3, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 324-328

Abstract
  Background and aims: Nowadays introduction of regular blood transfusion therapy has obviously improved the life expectancy of patients with thalassemia. However, these patients face with newer challenges which influence their quality of life (QoL). In this study, the aim of this study was to measure ...  Read More

Effects of 3-mounth regular consumption of vitamin D-fortified low fat yogurt on quality of life indices in diabetic postmenopausal women: A randomized controlled clinical trial

Tina Jafari; Masoud Amiri

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2016, , Pages 138-146

Abstract
  Background and aims: Diabetes affects all physical, emotional, and psychological aspects of patient’s health. Postmenopausal diabetic women are more susceptible due to their crucial conditions. The emotional regulatory role of vitamin D may be because of the existence of its receptors distributed ...  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