Volume 17 (2022)
Volume 16 (2021)
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)
Dark Chocolate Intake Acutely Enhances Neutrophil Count in Peripheral Venous Blood

Martina Montagnana; Elisa Danese; Gabriel Lima-Oliveira; Gian Luca Salvagno; Giuseppe Lippi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , July 2017, , Pages 311-312


  Beside the well-established impact on decreasing the risk of cardiovascular diseases (1), recent attention has been paid to the relationship between cocoa-containing foods and the immune system (2), showing that dark chocolate consumption enhances the systemic defense against bacterial (3) and viral ...  Read More

Inhibitory activities of platelet-rich and platelet-poor plasma on the growth- of pathogenic bacteria

Omid Maghsoudi; Reza Ranjbar; Seyyed Hesamoddin Mirjalili; Mahdi Fasihi Ramandi

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 79-87


  Background:The utility and efficacy of novel materials in tissue regeneration and antimicrobial therapy are contingent upon the employment of either blood derivatives rich in platelets or platelet-poor-plasma (PPP). This effect is largely mediated by the increased or decreased concentration of platelets ...  Read More

Anemia during Hospitalization in the Patients with Ebola Virus Disease

beuy joob; viroj wiwanitkit

Volume 11, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 189-190

  Ebola virus disease is the important emerging disease in Africa. This infection is deadly and has the main clinical feature as an acute hemorrhagic fever. The main hematological alteration in this infection is the platelet change. However, the change in other hematological parameters should be mentioned.   Read More

Frequency of Pathogens and Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Bacteria Isolated from Bloodstream Infections

Hedieh Moradi Tabriz; Alireza Abdollahi; Saeideh Mahfoozi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2010, , Pages 143-149

    Background and Objectives: Blood stream infections cause significant morbidity and mortality in the world. In this study, we aimed at describing the organisms responsible for septicemia in 2006-2007 and their antimicrobial susceptibility that might lead to proper selection of antimicrobial agents ...  Read More

Bacterial Colonization in Tracheal Tubes of ICU Patients

Maryam Amini; Ahmad Javanmard; Ali Davati; Ghasem Azimi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , June 2009, , Pages 123-127

    Background and Objectives: Nosocomial infections are one of the most important worldwide health and increased patients hospital stay, therapeutic problem and mortality rate. This study was designed to determine the frequency of microorganisms isolated from tracheal tube in patients admitted to ...  Read More

Diagnosis Of Urinary Tract Infection Using Standard Urinalysis Or Hemocytometer Leukocyte Count

Maliheh Khoddami; Maryam Farzaneh; Manigeh Garooni Anaraki

Volume 1, Issue 3 , June 2006, , Pages 117-120

  Background and Objective: This study was undertaken to assess the ability of standard urinalysis (UA) and hemocytometer white blood cell (WBC) counts for the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) in patients with urinary symptoms. Materials and Methods: A total of 600 patients with symptoms of urinary ...  Read More