Frequency of Class 1 Integron in Escherichia Coli Strains Isolated from Patients with Urinary Tract Infections in North of Iran

Fatemeh Ahangarkani, Ramazan Rajabnia, Elaheh Ferdosi Shahandashti,Meghdad Bagheri, Maryam Ramez Abstract Background: Due to the importance of antibiotic resistance in E.coli and the possible role of integrons in creating of resistance, this study was performed to survey of class 1 integron in E. coli strains and their resistance to three routinely used antibiotics. Methods: In…

Predictors of Nurses’ Intention and Behavior in Using Health Literacy Strategies in Patient Education Based on the Theory of Planned Behavior

Gholamreza Sharifirad, Firoozeh Mostafavi, Mahnouush Reisi, Behzad Mahaki, Homamodin Javadzade, Akbar Babaei Heydarabadi, Mahmoud Nasr Esfahani Abstract Background: Health literacy is one of the most important priorities for improving health care quality through enhancing patient-provider communication. Implementing health literacy strategies enable nurses to provide information and instructions for patients in a manner that is more…

Psoriasis and Dyslipidemia

Eldina Malkic Salihbegovic, Nermina Hadzigrahic, Edin Suljagic, Nermina Kurtalic, Jasmina Hadzic, Alema Zejcirovic, Midheta Bijedic, Alma Handanagic Abstract Introduction: Psoriasis is a chronic skin ailment, which can be connected with other ailments including dyslipidemia. Examinees and methods: Research included 70 patients affected by psoriasis. Both genders, above 18 years of age. Average age of the…

Efficiency of Implementation of the Bologna Process at Medical Faculty, University of Sarajevo

Izet Masic, Edin Begic Abstract Introduction: At the moment at Medical Faculty, University of Sarajevo, simultaneously exist two systems of teaching process, the old (pre-Bologna) and Bologna process. Goal: To show efficiency and justification of use of Bologna process at Medical Faculty,University of Sarajevo, through the prism of actual beneficiaries of this process, students, assessment…

Relationship Between ADHD and Depression Among University Students in Macedonia

Lidija Sushevska Panevska, Beti Zafirova-Ivanovska, Kristin Vasilevska, Rozalinda Isjanovska, Hadzhihamza Kadri Abstract Introduction: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurobehavioral developmental disorder usually diagnosed in children, with appearance of the first symptoms before the age of seven years. The disorder is characterized by inattention and/or impulsivity and hyperactivity that can seriously affect many aspects…

The Non-carcinogenic Risk of Cadmium in Bottled Water in Different Age Groups Humans: Bandar Abbas City, Iran

Yadolah Fakhri, Saeedeh Jafarzadeh, Bigard Moradi, Yahya Zandsalimi, Ghazaleh Langarizadeh, Leila Rasouli Amirhajeloo, Maryam Mirzaei Abstract Introduction: The presence of heavy metals such as cadmium in drinking water resources can be dangerous for human because of toxicity and biological accumulation. The consumption of water which contains Cd in high concentration can lead to Bone and…

Clinical and Epidemiological Characteristics of HIV Infection/AIDS in Hospitalized Patients

Sead Ahmetagic, Humera Porobi and #263;-Jahic, Dilista Piljic, Amer Custovic, Damir Sabitovic, Denis Zepic Abstract Introduction: More than three decades after recognition of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the United States, the pandemic of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has dramatically changed the global burden of disease. Aim: The main goal of this research is…