Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
Volume 9 (2014)
Volume 8 (2013)
Volume 7 (2012)
Volume 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Volume 1 (2006)
1. Lack of Association between Interleukin-10 Gene Promoter Polymorphisms with HIV Susceptibility and Progression to AIDS

Amitis Ramezani; Ebrahim Kalantar; Arezoo Aghakhani; Mohammad Banifazl; Maryam Foroughi; Soudabeh Hosseini; Ali Eslamifar; Ali Esmaeilzadeh; Porisa Sadrpoor; Minoo Mohraz

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2015, , Pages 141-148

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijp.2015.02.009

Abstract
  Background & Objective: Interleukin (IL)-10 is an important anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory cytokine. Some authors believe that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in the promoter region of the IL-10 gene have been associated with susceptibility to HIV infection and progression to AIDS, ...  Read More

2. Assessment of the Association between Human Papillomavirus Infection and Breast Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Kayhan Azadmanesh; Farahnaz Bidari-Zerehpoosh; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 41-46

http://dx.doi.org/10.7508/ijp.2015.01.006

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: Breast cancer is the most common malignancy in women throughout the world. There are controversial reports on the role of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in breast carcinogenesis. The aim of this study was to assess the presence of HPV-DNA in invasive breast carcinoma ...  Read More

3. Hematological Reference Values for Healthy Males in the Central Part of Iran

Amitis Ramezani; Mandana Shams; Nader Zarinfar; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani; Ali Eslamifar; Fatemeh- Alsadat Mahdaviani; Ghorban Deiri; Masoomeh Sofian

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 50-55

Abstract
    Background and Objectives: Laboratory reference values are an important tool for clinical management of patients. Reference values being used in most laboratories in Iran have been provided from the established reference values from developed countries. However, several variables can affect on ...  Read More

4. Seroprevalence of IgG Antibodies against Bordetella pertussis in Different Age Groups in Tehran, Iran

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Mohammad Banifazl; Akbar Khadem-Sadegh; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 7, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 171-176

Abstract
  Background and Aims: Pertussis is a highly contagious, vaccine-preventable disease. Determination of the seroepidemiology of pertussis makes possible the evaluation of pertussis immunity in a population. In this study, we determined the seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis IgG antibodies in different ...  Read More

5. No Evidence of the Th1 to Th2 Cytokine Shift during the Course of HIV Infection

Safyeh Soufian; Arezoo Aghakhani; Minoo Mohraz; Mohammad Banifazl; Ali Eslamifar; Zahra Boland-Ghamat; Akbar Khadem-Sadegh; Amitis Ramezani

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2012, , Pages 80-85

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: Infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) results in dysregulation of the cytokine profile. A switch from a T helper 1 (Th1) to a Th2 cytokine has been proposed as an important factor in progression of HIV infection to AIDS. The aim of the present study was to assess ...  Read More

6. Tetanus and Diphtheria Seroprevalence in Patients Infected With Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Ali Eslamifar; Amitis Ramezani; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 27-31

Abstract
  Background and Objectives: HIV infected patients are at risk for vaccine-preventable infections such as tetanus and diphtheria (Td). In these patients, these antibodies tend to decline faster. Due to the limited data, this study assessed the seroprevalence of tetanus and diphtheria antibodies in HIV ...  Read More

7. Association between Human Papillomavirus Infection and Risk of Prostate Cancer

Mohammad Banifazl; Amitis Ramezani; Ali Eslamifar; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 3-7

Abstract
    Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the most common causes of sexually transmitted diseases worldwide and is the etiological agent of cervical and other anogenital malignancies. Since HPVs have been shown to possess oncogenic potential, an association between HPV infection and prostatic cancer ...  Read More

8. Association between Hepatitis B Virus Infection Outcome and HLA-A and DRB1 Genotyping in North Part of Iran

Amitis Ramezani; Ali Eslamifar; Arezoo Aghakhani; Ebrahim Kalantar; Mohammad Banifazl; Akbar Velayati

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2009, , Pages 71-74

Abstract
    Background and Objective: The outcome of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection may be influenced by host factors like Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA). We have investigated HLA-A and DRB1 alleles in patients with persistent hepatitis B infection compared to subjects who had spontaneously recovered from ...  Read More

9. Significance of Hepatitis B Core Antibody as the Only Marker of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in High Risk Patients

Arezoo Aghakhani; Amitis Ramezani; Minoo Mohraz; Mohammad Banifazl; Ali Eslamifar

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2009, , Pages 80-84

Abstract
    Background and Objective: Presence of hepatitis B core antibody (anti-HBc) in the absence of hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) and hepatitis B surface antibody (anti-HBs) is defined, as isolated anti-HBc. little is known about the clinical significance of the isolated anti-HBc in hepatitis ...  Read More

10. High Blood Mercury Levels in Iranian Infants: A Cause For Concern

Amitis Ramezani; Ali Eslamifar; Latif Gachkar; Zahra Pournasiri; Mohammad Banifazl; Arezoo Aghakhani; Mohammad Rabbani; Mohammad Amin Faghih; Ali Akbar Velayati

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Summer 2008, , Pages 186-190

Abstract
    ABSTRACT Background and Objective: There have been concerns over possible association between mercury and neurodevelopmental outcomes in infants. In this study we aimed to determine whether blood levels of mercury are above safe values in Iranian infants or not. Materials and Methods:  A ...  Read More

11. Frequency And Identification Of Fungal Strains In Patients With Chronic Rhinosinusitis

Arezoo Aghakhani; Ali Eslamifar; Mehdi Razzaghi Abyaneh; Mohsen Vazir-Nezami; Habibollah Moghadasi; Amitis Ramezani; Masoomeh Shams-Ghahfarokhi; Ali Khameneh; Mohammad Ali Shokrgozar; Ali Akbar Amir-Zargar; Zahra Deljoodokht

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Spring 2008, , Pages 135-149

Abstract
    Background and Objective: Chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) is one of the most common chronic diseases. In the past decades, there has been an increase in fungal infections of sinuses and fungal rhinosinusitis (FRS) has been diagnosed more frequently. Knowing the fungal flora and its prevalence in ...  Read More

12. Anemia Prevalence And Related Factors In HIV-Infected Patients: A Cohort Study

Amitis Ramezani; Arezoo Aghakhani; Mohammad Reza Sharif; Mohammad Banifazl; Ali Eslamifar; Ali Akbar Velayati

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Spring 2008, , Pages 125-128

Abstract
    Background and Objective: Anemia is a common manifestation of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, occurring in approximately 30% of patients with asymptomatic infection and in as many as 75% to 80% of those with AIDS. Anemia has been associated with decreased quality of life and decreased ...  Read More

13. Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern of Clinical Isolates of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa in a Pediatric Hospital

Sara Jam; Duman Sabzevari; Arezoo Aghakhani; Ali Eslamifar; Mohammad Banifazl; Amitis Ramezani

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Summer 2007, , Pages 144-148

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Pseudomonas aeruginosa has become a frequent cause of nosocomial infections, particularly in intensive care units (ICUs). Many reports have documented high rates of resistance in this species to commonly-used broad-spectrum antibiotics. The aim of this study was to assess the ...  Read More

14. Metabolic Abnormalities in HIV-Positive Patients Receiving Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy

Amitis Ramezani; Minoo Mohraz; Mohammad Banifazl; Latif Gachkar; Sara Jam; Ali Eslamifar; Farhad Yaghmaie; Kambiz Nemati; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Summer 2007, , Pages 154-158

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Dyslipidemia has become a common problem in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease, especially in patients on combination antiretroviral therapy. In this study we aimed to determine the prevalence of dyslipidemia and metabolic abnormalities in 2 groups of HIV infected patients ...  Read More

15. Role of the Human Papillomavirus Infectio in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Ali Eslamifar; Farrokh Tirgari; Rasool Hamkar; Amitis Ramezani; Hossein Frootan pishbigar; Shahrum Mirmomen; Azin Nahvigoo; Vahideh Shahnazi; Zahra Deljoodokht; Shifteh Vahidi; Arezoo Aghakhani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2007, , Pages 11-16

Abstract
  Background and Objective: Human papillomavirus (HPV) is one of the possible etiologic factors  in development of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC). In this study we aimed to study the  role of HPV in ESCC. Patients and Methods:In this study, 140 cases of ESCC were analyzed for the ...  Read More