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COVID-19 pandemic and dermatoethics

Alireza Khatami; Pegeen Walsh

Volume 23, Suppl.1(COVID-19) , 2020, , Pages 19-23


  The World Health Organization characterized the outbreak of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), as a pandemic on March 11, 2020. According to official reports, over 12,300,000 individuals have caught the disease globally ...  Read More

Polymorphism of rs2076530 allele in BTNL2 gene in patients with skin sarcoidosis compared to skin sarcoidal reaction and normal skin: A case-control study

Kamyab Kambiz; Firooz Alireza; Kohsari Laleh Montaser; Noorian Negin; Khorshid Hamidreza Khorram; Khatami Alireza; Estarabadi Ali Rajabi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , 2016, , Pages 86-88

  Background: In 10-30% of the cases with sarcoidosis, skin lesions appear solely without any systemic signs or symptoms. BTNL2 gene, which is a member of the immunoglobulin gene super family and is associated with CD86 and CD80 co-stimulatory receptors, is identified to play an important role in the establishment ...  Read More

Management of urticaria: Iranian Society of Dermatology clinical practice guideline

Firooz Alireza; Hallaji Zahra; Khatami Alireza; Lajevardi Vahideh; Mansouri Parvin; Pedram Mehryan; Zohreh Mozafari; Mansour Nassiri-Kashani; Reza Robati; Hassan Seirafi

Volume 18, Issue 3 , 2015, , Pages 81-96

  Urticaria is a common and challenging skin disorder. Diagnosis and treatment of urticaria is not limited to the field of dermatology. General physicians, allergologists and clinical immunologists are also commonly involved in the management of patients with urticaria.One of the missions of the Iranian ...  Read More

Comparison of patch testing results between job related and non job related allergic contact dermatitis in Iran

Nassiri-Kashani Mansour; Nassiri-Kashani Mohammad Hassan; Khatami Alireza; Ghafari Mostafa; Firooz Alireza; Dowlati Yahya

Volume 17, Issue 2 , 2014, , Pages 49-53

  Background: Job-related allergic contact dermatitis (ACD) mayprolong the disease duration, increase disabilities, and decreasethe patient’s quality of life. The aim of this study was to determinecommon allergens causing ACD, investigating certain featuresof the disease and evaluating its relation ...  Read More

Evaluation of Clinical Trials

Khatami Alireza; Firooz MSPH Alireza

Volume 11, Issue 2 , 2008, , Pages 76-85

  In a number of important clinical issues such as evaluation of the efficacy or effectiveness of therapeutic or preventive interventions as well as for comparing the harms of interventions, randomized controlled trials (RCTs) provide the highest levels of evidence, either directly or indirectly. It is ...  Read More

Porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct nevus with sensory polyneuropathy and hyperthyroidism: Report of a case

Abbas Rasi; Leyla Tajziehchi; Alireza Khatami

Volume 9, suppl.1 , 2006, , Pages 3-3

  The case, who discribed here is a 66-year-old man with one year history of asymptomatic, keratotic papules with a linear distribution on the skin of his right palm near the wrist. On histopathological examination cornoid lamella-like parakeratotic columns above eccrine sweat ducts were observed. The ...  Read More

Co-occurrence of Angiokeratoma and epidermal nevus: A case report

AR Khatami; AR Firooz; Z Ghorbani; F Gorouhi; A Komeili

Volume 8, suppl , 2005, , Pages 34-37

  Several skin conditions have been reported to occur on epidermal nevi, but it seems that co-occurrence of a vascular lesion and an epidermal nevus is a very rare phenomenon. Herein, a 17- year- old female patient who had presented with skin lesions on her thigh since 4 years ago has been reported. The ...  Read More

Uses of intravenous immunoglobulin

A Rasi; H Ansarin; AR Khatami

Volume 8, Issue 4 , 2005, , Pages 299-306

  Adjuvant high dose IVIgs are being used increasingly in a range of immune-mediated and auto-immune diseases. Although numerous immunomodulatory mechanisms have been suggested, the exact mechanisms of action are poorly understood. The efficacy of IVIg in certain diseases has been proven in clinical trials, ...  Read More

A comparison between the efficacy of intralesional injection of 2% Zinc Sulfate solution with Glucantime in the treatment of acute old world cutaneous Leishmaniasis: A randomized, double-blind, controlled clinical trial

AR Firooz; AR Khatami; A Khamesipour; M Nassiri Kashani; MA Nilforoushzadeh; F Behnia; HR Pazoki Toroudi; Y Dowlati

Volume 7, Issue 4 , 2004, , Pages 209-218

  Background: Several treatment modalities have been used for cutaneous leishmaniasis (CL) with various results. In vitro and in vivo studies have shown inhibitory effects of zinc sulfate (ZnSO4) on Leishmania parasites. Objective: To compare the efficacy of intralesional injections of 2% ZnSO4 solution ...  Read More

A review on evidence-based medicine

AR Firooz; AR Khatami

Volume 7, Issue 2 , 2004, , Pages 101-111

  Physicians’ daily need for valid information about diseases, their limited time for finding this information, the inadequacy of traditional sources (E.g. textbooks) to address this matter, the disparity between physicians diagnostic skills and clinical judgment (Which increase with experience) ...  Read More