تالیفات

 

The Comparison of Serum Zinc Level in Behcet Patients and Healthy Controls

Authers: Kamal Esalatmanesh MD, Ahmadreza Jamshidi MD, Farhad Shahram MD, Fereydoun Davatchi MD, Zahra Soleimani MD, Shohreh Movahedi MD*****, , Mansour Salesi MD, Mansoor Karimifar MD

Abstract: Zinc was suggested as an antioxidant and immunomodulator trace element in parallel with other trace elements and antioxidant enzymes. Recently selenium deficiency was indicated in Behcet disease. In this study, we evaluated the correlation of serum zinc level and Behcet disease. Background: In a cross-sectional, descriptive study serum level of zinc was measured in 49 cases satisfying International Study Group criteria and 51 controls. Serum zinc level was measured by atomic absorption spectrometry and compared the mean of serum ... سال انتشار: 2009
 

Effect of ethnic origin (Caucasians versus Turks) on the prevalence of rheumatic diseases: a WHO-ILAR COPCORD urban study in Iran

Authers: Fereydoun Davatchi،Ahmad-Reza Jamshidi،Arash Tehrani Banihashemi،Jaleh Gholami،Mohammad Hossein Forouzanfar،Massoomeh Akhlaghi،Mojgan Barghamdi،Elham Noorolahzadeh،Ali-Reza Khabazi،Mansour Salesi،Amir-Hossein Salari،Mansoor Karimifar،Kamal Essalat-Manesh

Abstract: The objective of this study was to compare the prevalence of musculoskeletal complaints and rheumatic disorders in Caucasians and Turks in an identical environment. Subjects were selected randomly for an interview from Tehran’s 22 districts. The Community Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Diseases questionnaire was filled in, positive cases were examined, and if needed, laboratory or X-ray tests were performed. A total of 4,096 houses were visited, and 10,291 persons were interviewed. They were 71.4% Caucasians and 23.1% ... سال انتشار: 2009
 

WHO-ILAR COPCORD Study (Stage 1, Urban Study) in Iran

Authers: FEREYDOUN DAVATCHI, AHMAD-REZA JAMSHIDI, ARASH TEHRANI BANIHASHEMI, JALEH GHOLAMI, MOHAMMAD HOSSEIN FOROUZANFAR, MASSOOMEH AKHLAGHI, MOJGAN BARGHAMDI, ELHAM NOOROLAHZADEH،ALI-REZA KHABAZI،MANSOOR SALESI،AMIR-HOSSEIN SALARI،MANSOOR KARIMIFAR،KAMAL ESSALAT-MANESH،MEHRZAD HAJIALILOO،MOHSEN SOROOSH

Abstract: To find the prevalence of musculoskeletal complaints and rheumatic disorders in Iran. Methods. Tehran, with one-ninth of the population of Iran and of mixed ethnic origins, was selected as the field. Subjects were randomly selected from the 22 districts. Interviews were conducted once a week, on the weekend. The 3 phases of stage 1 were done on the same day, in parallel, like the fast-track Community Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Diseases (COPCORD). Results. ... سال انتشار: 2008
 

The protein–creatinine ratio in spot morning urine samples and 24-h urinary protein excretion in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

Authers: Mansour Salesi, Mansoor Karimifar, Ziba Farajzadegan, Kamal Esalatmanesh, Shahrzad Khosravi, Parvin Fallahi, Mahmood Akbarian

Abstract: A 24-h urinary protein is a standard way to diagnose lupus nephritis. Assessment of protein–creatinine (Pr–Cr) ratio in morning spot urine is a valuable method in diabetic patients but not use in systemic lupus erythematous (SLE) patients routinely. In this study Pr–Cr ratio in spot urine was compare with 24-h urine protein; if they have valuable correlation we can use this test instead of 24- h urinary protein. The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlation ... سال انتشار: 2008
 

Prevalence of Behcet’s disease in Iran: a WHO-ILAR COPCORD stage I study

Authers: Fereydoun DAVATCHI،Ahmad-Reza JAMSHIDI،Arash Tehrani BANIHASHEMI،Jaleh GHOLAMI،Mohammed Hossein FOROUZANFAR،Maziar MORADI،Ma’ssoomeh AKHLAGHI،Ali-Reza KHABAZI،Amir-Hossein SALARI،Mansoor SALESSI،Mansoor KARIMIFAR،Kamal ESSALAT-MANESH،Bozorgmehr ARABZADEH،Behrang ALIPOUR،Farhad SHAHRAM

Abstract: Aim: To elucidate the prevalence of Behcet’s disease (BD) during the World Health Organization-International League of Associations for Rheumatology Community Oriented Program for Control of Rheumatic Disease study in Iran. The old estimate was 16 per 100,000 inhabitants, but this was just an estimation and a more precise figure was required. Materials and methods: Tehran, the capital of Iran with 1/10th of Iran’s population, was selected as the field for the COPCORD study. The population ... سال انتشار: 2007