Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

  • ISSN: 2008-2150 2008-2142
  • Email: editor@ijp.tums.pub
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: bi-monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Iranian Journal of Pediatrics
Research Article
23/10/2017
Mobina Varij Kazemi, Zahra Akbarianrad, Yadolla Zahedpasha, Raheleh Mehraein, Mohsen Haghshenas Mojaveri
One of the benefits of delayed cord clamping is a reduction in the rate of intraventricular hemorrhage. The findings in this regard are controversial and some negative effects of the procedure have been reported.The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of delayed cord clamping ... read more
Research Article
17/10/2017
Alireza Ramezani, Abbas Ali Gaeini, Morad Hosseini, Jamshid Mohammadi, Bahram Mohammadi
Current changing lifestyles of Iranians, especially in childhood, may affect the risk of developing cardiovascular diseases.The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of endurance, resistance, and combined training on cardiovascular risk factors in male obese children.Sixty male obese children (age 8 - 12 years, ... read more
Research Article
23/10/2017
Karl Peltzer, Supa Pengpid
The purpose of the study was to investigate the prevalence and associated factors of being in a physical fight in “association of Southeast Asian nations” (ASEAN) member states.The total sample consisted of 30284 adolescents aged 13 - 15 years from seven ASEAN countries that were included in ... read more
Research Article
1/8/2017
Mecnun Cetin, Bertan Karaboga, Ozge Yilmaz, Munevver Yilmaz, Hasan Yuksel, Senol Coskun
The aim of the study was to evaluate the possible relationship of clinical severity during asthmatic exacerbation with the ventricular functions and the levels of vascular endothelial-related biomarkers endothelin-1 (ET-1) and platelet-derived growth factor-BB (PDGF-BB) in the condensed breathing air in the children with asthma.The study included ... read more
Research Article
31/8/2017
Mamak Shariat, Hosein Dalili, Farnoush Davoudi, Zahra Farahani, Ladan Abassian
HIV infected children are at risk of growth and developmental disorders.We assessed growth and neurodevelopment outcomes in 0 - 5 years old HIV infected children.A cohort study was carried out in a referral HIV clinic. Twenty eight HIV infected children and 47 healthy children aged 0 - ... read more
Research Article
23/10/2017
Omer Faruk Savluk, Fusun Guzelmeric, Yasemin Yavuz, Muhammet Akyuz, Deniz Cevirme, Aybala Tongut, Baburhan Ozbek, Ali Can Hatemi, Hakan Ceyran
Postoperative mechanical ventilation is required in patients undergoing congenital heart surgery. However, the duration of mechanical ventilation may be extended as a result in some patients. Inflammation is a normal and expected process following surgery and the intensive care process. However, increased and prolonged inflammation increases the ... read more
Research Article
20/10/2017
Iraj Mohammadzadeh, Zahra Akbarian-Rad, Fatemeh Heidari, Yadollah Zahedpasha, Mohsen Haghshenas-Mojaveri
Transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN) is a common cause of respiratory distress in the neonatal period. There are few data regarding the pharmacotherapy for the management of TTN. Previous studies documented the therapeutic role for the beta2 agonists in TTN by accelerating the clearance of excessive ... read more
Research Article
18/6/2017
Mitra Basiratnia, Masrur Kosimov, Pouya Farhadi, Arsalan Azimi, Nakysa Hooman
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a serious, common and occasionally under-recognized condition. To date, the clinical and some laboratory parameters are routinely applied to distinguish between functional and structural AKI which can be challenging in certain occasions. In the present paper, we investigate the accuracy of urinary ... read more
Research Article
1/8/2017
Fariba Jahangiri, Nakysa Hooman, Nasibeh Khaleghnejad-Tabari
Early and late surgical complications of peritoneal dialysis (PD) come along with important and sometimes devastating morbidity, interference of medical care, decreased performance of dialysis, eventually increase the rate of mortality. The aim of our study was to evaluate the changes in the rate of surgical complications ... read more
Research Article
14/10/2017
Atousa Sadeghi, Maryam Rassouli, Farid Abolhasan Gharehdaghi, Manijeh Nourian, Malihe Nasiri, Roya Farhadi, Azam Shirinabadi Farahani
Premature infants undergo several painful procedures in the neonatal intensive care units leading to many short-term and long-term detrimental effects on their health. Identifying pain in infants is complex because they are not able to express pain verbally. Hence, using a validated tool to assess pain in ... read more
Research Article
22/10/2017
Gulsan Yavuz, Emel Unal, Nurdan Tacyildiz, S.Kenan Kose, Hafize Gokce, Zulfukar Gordu, Esra Pekpak, Basak Aksoy, Eda Ilarslan, Fatih Gunay, Handan Dincaslan
Studies on various adult cancer types showed that there are changes in levels of protein types that are related to iron metabolism. In our study, proteins related to iron metabolism are examined for the first time in childhood malignancies and results are presented.Between January 2013 and December ... read more
Research Article
16/10/2017
Esra Dogan, Sezer Uysal, Yesim Ozturk, Nur Arslan, Canan Coker
Tandem MS analysis of dried blood spots is a widely used method for diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism. Clinical laboratories performing this test for clinically suspected children at different ages are faced with the challenge of using appropriate reference ranges for the diagnostic markers.Retrospective evaluation of ... read more
Research Article
20/10/2017
Gulbeyaz Baran, Funda Gumus
Juvenile marriage is a violation of human rights. Previous studies state that female children are both subjected to more problems compared to male children and are at more risk in terms of mortality and morbidity. Violence towards woman is a universal problem that is common in every ... read more
Research Article
22/10/2017
Irving Jesus Vivas-Rosales, Liliana Garcia-Saavedra, Jorge Alfonso Martin-Trejo, Juan Manuel Mejia-Arangure, Nora Patricia Victorio-Garcia, Alejandro Herrera-Landero, Juan Carlos Núñez-Enríquez
Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) is frequent in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Neurological manifestations can be grouped into one of the three functional divisions of the peripheral nervous system (PNS): sensory, motor and autonomic. One of the chemotherapeutic agents used in ALL is vincristine which has ... read more
Research Article
20/10/2017
Aida Ravarian, Shahin Nariman, Fariba Noori, Farhoud Saeid Ershadi, Amin Shahrokhi, Mehdi Noroozi, Roshanak Vameghi
Positioning is a part of routine neonatal care in most neonatal intensive care units. Optimal positioning has been controversially advocated as a practice for providing better neuro-developmental outcomes in prematures.To evaluate by near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) the effect of changing posture on regional saturation of oxygen (rSO2) in ... read more
Research Article
22/10/2017
Hikmet Gulsah Tanyildiz, Sule Yesil, Iclal Okur, Deniz Yuksel, Gurses Sahin
Vitamin B12 cannot be synthesized in the body and it is essential for growth and development in humans.To evaluate the vitamin B12 levels between the mothers and their infants who presented to the Pediatric Hematology outpatients department due to the symptoms of vitamin B12 deficiency. We also ... read more
Case Report
10/10/2017
Afshin Shirkani, Shokrollah Farrokhi
Wiskott–Aldrich syndrome (WAS) is characterized by microthrombocytopenia, eczema, recurrent infections, and an increased incidence of autoimmunity. Commonly, classic WAS is presented with severe clinical symptoms.We report a new phenotype of classic Wiskott–Aldrich syndrome with mild symptoms in two cousins who were 7 years old. They had not ... read more
Case Report
14/10/2017
Saeed Farzanefar, Yalda Salehi, Mehrshad Abbasi, Vahid Ziaee
Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is a rare migratory skeletal disorder with non-infectious inflammatory etiology which usually causes bone pain in children and adolescents. Intermittent periods of exacerbation and remission are usually noted during the course of the disease. It is a multifocal bone disease usually involving ... read more
Letter
23/10/2017
Abolghasem Jouyban, Maryam Khoubnasabjafari
Letter
22/10/2017
Anna Maria Lavezzi, Francesco Piscioli
Letter
23/10/2017
Esra Caliskan

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