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Volume 19 (2016)
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Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on dermatology practice: a review of two years of experience

Farbod Amiri; Laya Ohadi; Shaghayegh Shahrigharahkoshan; Sahar Dadkhahfar; RM Robati

Volume 26, Issue 3 , September 2023, , Pages 138-142


  Since December 2019, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been considered a major health issue. Even in the initial days of the pandemic, dermatologists faced several challenges in preventing, diagnosing, and treating COVID-19. Like other physicians, dermatologists encountered several ethical issues. ...  Read More

Association of functional dyspepsia with selected dermatology complaints and sleep disturbances based on traditional Persian medicine

Mohammad Mahdi Parvizi; Mahshad Shabani; Nasrin Saki; Shirin Rajabi; Thomas Rampp; Mehdi Pasalar

Volume 24, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 110-116


  Background: Functional dyspepsia (FD) is a common disorder of the upper gastrointestinal tract. Several documents in conventional medicine claim an association between FD, sleep disturbance, and some dermatological conditions, but there is still debate about these relationships. This study aimed to measure ...  Read More

Phototherapy in dermatology: care, concerns and best practice amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Smitha S Prabhu; Sathish Ballambat Pai; Manasa Narayan Kayarkatte

Volume 23, Suppl.1(COVID-19) , 2020, , Pages 2-8


  Phototherapy is an essential and useful therapeutic procedure wherein the properties of ultraviolet light are used to cure certain dermatological conditions like psoriasis, vitiligo, and atopic dermatitis. This is usually an office-based procedure dependent on the accurate use of sophisticated phototherapy ...  Read More

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

Dermatology publications from Iran in MEDLINE: A comparison between 2004 and 2014

Aghazadeh Nessa; Rahnama Nooshin; Nasrollahi Saman Ahmad; Komeili Ali; Firooz Alireza; Dowlati Yahya

Volume 20, Issue 1 , 2017, , Pages 15-20

  Background: Iran has achieved rapid scientific growth in the past two decades. Considerable growth in scientific publications by Iranian dermatologists matches the pace of Iran’s scientific publications in the previous decade. In this study, we aim to identify the current trends in Iranian dermatology ...  Read More

Serum prolactin level in psoriasis

Wiwanitkit Viroj

Volume 19, Issue 2 , 2016, , Pages 65-65

  The recent report, “Serum prolactin level in psoriasis”, is very interesting 1. Ghiasi et al. concluded that “it seems that while intracutaneous prolactin may contribute to the pathogenesis of psoriasis, the probable role of pituitary-produced circulating prolactin in the disease process ...  Read More

Development of Information Technology in the Field of Dermatology

MohammadAli Nilforoushzadeh; Asieh Heidari; Amir Hossein Siadat; Shahram Moradi; Mahboubeh Habibi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , 2008, , Pages 118-122

  In many ways, medicine, and specifically dermatology, is practiced in much the same manner today as in centuries ago, but more recently, dermatologists have been facing enormous changes in the way they perform their profession and much of this is a result of a fundamental change in the manner in which ...  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

Frequency of skin disorders according to ICD 10 in patients referred to the skin clinic of Yazd University of Medical Sciences in the summer of 1999

MT Noor Bala; N Poursina

Volume 8, Issue 3 , 2005, , Pages 190-194

  Background: Getting access to information about expansion and spread of skin diseases and determination of common types of them in any specific area has particular importance. There is no doubt that cultural, social and genetic factors by an important role in the epidemiology of skin diseases. Objective: ...  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

Cryotherapy and its applications in dermatology

A Asilian; F Salehi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2002, , Pages 33-38

  Cryotherapy is a simple, safe and effective method for many benign and malignant skin diseases. If applied with an appropriate technique, the results will be very satisfactory and the complications will be very low. Herewith we will discuss cryotherapy and its applications in dermatology and review the ...  Read More

Learning and teaching in dermatology

A Asilian; R Tavakoli

Volume 2, Issue 3 , 1999, , Pages 36-42

  Explosion of medical information, increase in the speed of communications and the pressure of WHO on observing scientific rules, oblige dermatologists to have a good education and to use more effective education principles. A brief review on the publications on learning principles reveals only a small ...  Read More