Postoperative Pain: Management and Documentation by Iranian Nurses

Foozieh Rafati, Maryam Soltaninejad, Mohamad Reza Aflatoonian, Fatemeh Mashayekhi Abstract Background: Pain is one of the most common symptoms experienced by patients after surgeries. Inadequate postoperative pain management is an international problem and the need to improve its management is well documented. The aim of the study was to assess nursing reports related to the…

First BH Cochrane Symposium held

Mersiha Mahmic-Kaknjo, Ahmed Novo, Karmela Krleza-Jeric Abstract The first BH Cochrane Symposium was held on 12 October 2015 in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH), organized by the Agency for Quality and Accreditation in Healthcare in Federation of BH (AKAZ) and Medical Faculty University of Sarajevo. A group of ten national and international experts presented the…

The Relationship between Hofstede Organizational Culture and Employees Job Burnout in Hospitals of Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2014-2015

Fereshteh Farzianpour, Mahya Abbasi, Abbas Rahimi Foruoshani, Ebrahim Jafari Pooyan Abstract Objective: Organizational culture plays a supportive role in modification of structure and implementation of new management systems. So, the management of organizational culture with cultural elements recognition plays an important role in improving the efficacy and effectiveness of the organization. On the other hand,…

Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases Risk Prevalence of Family Medicine Patients in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Boris Hrabac, Nada Spasojevic Abstract Aim: The aim of this study is to represent the prevalence of non-communicable diseases risks among patients of family medicine practices in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Risks prevalence was obtained from an organized massive screening being performed by 100 family medicine teams in four cities of the Federation…

Nutritional Therapy in the Treatment of Acute Corrosive Intoxication in Adults

Andon Chibishev, Velo Markoski, Ivica Smokovski, Emilija Shikole, Aleksandra Stevcevska Abstract Introduction: Acute intoxications with corrosive substances can cause severe chemical injuries of the upper gastrointestinal tract, most often located in the mouth, pharynx, esophagus, stomach and duodenum. If a patient survives the acute phase of intoxication, regenerative response may result in esophageal and/or gastric…

Investigation of Bacteriological Infections of the American Cockroaches in Paveh City, Kermanshah Province

Sirvan Sayyad, Ahmad Vahabi, Boshra Vahabi, Mahnaz Sayyadi, Shahnaz Haji Sahne Abstract Introduction: American cockroaches, Periplaneta americana, are the most important pests in hospitals and dwelling environments. They are mechanical vectors of some bacterial pathogens. Goal: The present investigation was carried out in Ghods hospital and 5 dwelling localities of Paveh city to evaluate bacterial…

Low Preterm Birth Rate with Decreasing Early Neonatal Mortality in Bosnia and Herzegovina During 2007-2014

Igor Hudic, Babill Stray-Pedersen, Fahrija Skokic, Zlatan Fatusic, Aida Zildzic-Moralic, Maida Skokic, Jasenko Fatusic Abstract The aim of the study was to determine the situation of preterm births and early neonatal mortality during 2007-2014 in Tuzla Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Methods: The study covers a 8-year period and is based on the protocols at the…

Distress and PTSD in Patients with Cancer: Cohort Study Case

Nurka Pranjic, Amila Bajraktarevic, Enisa Ramic Abstract Introduction: embarrassed emotional experience may affect the ability to oncology patient effectively cope with cancer, symptoms and treatment. Distress extends a long period, from common, normal feelings of vulnerability, sadness and fears to problems of PTSD, depression, anxiety, panic, social isolation and the perception of spiritual crisis. The…