Vol 18, No 7 (2013)

Table of Contents

Original Article

Sensitivity and specificity of body mass index in determining obesity in children Pages: 536-541
Mehnoosh Samadi , Haleh Sadrzadeh-Yeganeh , Leila Azadbakht , Kourosh Jafarian , Abbas Rahimi , Gity Sotoudeh
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The comparison of spinal anesthesia with general anesthesia on the postoperative pain scores and analgesic requirements after elective lower abdominal surgery: A randomized, double-blinded study Pages: 542-547
Khosrou Naghibi , Hamid Saryazdi , Parviz Kashefi , Farnaz Rohani
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Inpatient care in Kazakhstan: A comparative analysis Pages: 548-552
Ainur B Kumar , Aigulsum Izekenova , Akmaral Abikulova
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Artificial neural network analysis for evaluating cancer risk in multinodular goiter Pages: 553-556
Barış Saylam , Mehmet Keşkek , Sönmez Ocak , Ali Osman Akten , Mesut Tez
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Seizure in Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis Pages: 557-559
Mohammad Zare , Rasul Norouzi , Vahid Shaygannejad , Fereshteh Ashtari , Majid Ghasemi , Hemaseh Tavahen , Ali Masaeli
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Atypical antipsychotic use is an independent predictor for the increased mean platelet volume in patients with schizophrenia: A preliminary study Pages: 560-565
Murat Semiz , Hasan Yücel , Önder Kavakçı , Osman Yıldırım , Ali Zorlu , Mehmet Birhan Yılmaz , Zekeriya Küçükdurmaz , Fatih Canan
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The comparison of preemptive effects of propofol, remifentanil and ketamine on post‑operative pain scores and analgesic requirements in elective lower abdominal surgery under general anesthesia: A randomized, double‑blinded study Pages: 566-571
Khosrou Naghibi , Parviz Kashefi , Amir Mohamad Abtahi
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The effect of magnesium supplementation and weight loss on liver enzymes in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease Pages: 572-578
Majid Karandish , Mahtab Tamimi , Ali Akbar Shayesteh , Mohammad Hosein Haghighizadeh , Mohammad Taha Jalali
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Effect of androgen deprivation therapy on cardiovascular risk factors in prostate cancer Pages: 579-581
Mahnaz Roayaei , Sedighe Ghasemi
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Preemptive low-dose of ketamine does not effective on anesthetic consumption, perioperative analgesic requirement and postoperative pain, nausea and vomiting in painful ophthalmic surgery Pages: 582-586
Mitra Abdolahi , Hasan Ali Soltani , Kamran Montazeri , Bahram Soleymani
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Concomitant surgical correction of severe stress urinary incontinence and anterior vaginal wall prolapse by anterior vaginal wall wrap: 18 months outcomes Pages: 587-592
Mahtab Zargham , Farshid Alizadeh , Farhad Tadayyon , Mohammad-Hatef Khorrami , Kia Nouri Mahdavi , Mohammad Reza Gharaati , Mohammad Hossein Izadpanahi , Mohammad Yazdani , Hamid Mazdak
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Comparing end‑of‑life care in hospitalized patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with and without palliative care in Taiwan Pages: 593-599
Wen-Chi Chou , Yu-Te Lai , Yu-Shin Hung
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Review Article

Pharmacokinetic drug‑drug interaction and their implication in clinical management Pages: 600-609
Palleria Caterina , Di Paolo Antonello , Giofrè Chiara , Caglioti Chiara , Leuzzi Giacomo , Siniscalchi Antonio , De Sarro Giovambattista , Gallelli Luca
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Adiponectin gene polymorphisms and susceptibility to atherosclerosis: A meta‑analysis Pages: 610-615
Marjan Mansourian , Shaghayegh Haghjooy Javanmard
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Short Communication

Is it necessary to perform connective tissue disorders laboratory tests when a patient experiences the first demyelinating attack? Pages: 616-619
Masoud Etemadifar , Alimohammad Fatemi , Hourossadat Hashemijazi , Amir Kazemizadeh
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Case Reports

Pityriasis rubra pilaris following exposure to dolomite Pages: 620-621
Fariba Iraji , Amir H. Siadat
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A significant response to sunitinib in a patient with anaplastic thyroid carcinoma Pages: 622-624
Enrique Grande , Jaume Capdevila , Juan José Díez , Federico Longo , Alfredo Carrato
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Letters to Editor

The effects of vitamin E and selenium on cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in cancer patients treated with cisplatin-based chemotherapy: A randomized, placebo-controlled study Pages: 625-626
Mehdi Nematbakhsh , Hamid Nasri
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Ameliorative effects of metformin on renal histologic and biochemical alterations of gentamicin-induced renal toxicity in Wistar rats Pages: 627
Hamid Nasri
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Oxidative stress and the paradoxical effects of antioxidants Pages: 628
Mahmoud Rafieian-Kopaei , Azar Baradaran , Morteza Rafieian
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