Social Epidemiology
Investigating the Status of Suicide Attempt and Suicide Deaths in Population Covered by Dezful University of Medical Sciences During 2012-2018

Fatemeh Rashidi; Maryam Mansouri Baghbaderani; Forutan Salehinezhad; Maryam Dastoorpoor

Volume 7, Issue 4 , November 2020, , Pages 157-162

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2020.28

Abstract
  Background and aims: Suicide is one of the most important complications of the industrialized world. The purpose of this study was to investigate the status of suicide attempt and suicide deaths in the population covered by Dezful University of Medical Sciences (DUMS).Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Social Epidemiology
Using Ineffective Coping Strategies for Facing With COVID-19

Mohammad-Rafi Bazrafshan; Hamed Delam

Volume 7, Issue 2 , May 2020, , Pages 52-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.34172/ijer.2020.10

Abstract
  Methods that people use to overcome problems are called coping strategies. The concept of coping was first introduced by Lazarus in 1966. He believed that stress involves three stages. First, there is the initial assessment, which is to observe a risk. The second stage involves the evaluation, which ...  Read More

Social Epidemiology
Race, Education Attainment, and Happiness in the United States

Shervin Assari

Volume 6, Issue 2 , May 2019, , Pages 76-82

http://dx.doi.org/10.15171/ijer.2019.14

Abstract
  Background and aims: As suggests by the Minorities’ Diminished Returns (MDR) theory, educationattainment and other socioeconomic status (SES) indicators have a smaller impact on the health andwell-being of non-White than White Americans. To test whether MDR also applies to happiness, in thepresent ...  Read More

Social Epidemiology
Investigation the mortality rate of children (infants) in west area of Isfahan province from 2006 to 2012

Mojdeh Mirzaei; Mohsen Naderi Beni; Mohammad Reza Fadaei; Azam Safarai

Volume 3, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 371-375

Abstract
  Background and aims: The study investigated mortality rates of children in west area of Isfahan province in 2006-2012.Methods: This cross- sectional study performed in a seven- years period by using information received from Isfahan Health center on neonatal mortality rate, and infant mortality rate ...  Read More