Volume & Issue: Volume 18, Issue 1, Winter 2019 
1. The Prevalence of Sleep Apnea in Iran: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Pages 1-10

Mandana Sarokhani; Mitra Goli; Shahin Salarvand; Reza Ghanei Gheshlagh


2. Vitamin D Deficiency among Patients with Tuberculosis: a Cross-Sectional Study in Iranian-Azari Population

Pages 11-17

Masoud Nouri-Vaskeh; Sepehr Sadeghifard; Parviz Saleh; Jafar Farhadi; Mahan Amraii; Khalil Ansarin


3. Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Tuberculosis in Hamadan Province, West of Iran, from 1992 to 2013

Pages 18-24

Salman Khazaei; Shahrzad Nematollahi; Amin Doosti-Irani; Ali Zahiri; Arash Mofarrah-Zat; Erfan Ayubi; Elham Hooshmand; Ensiyeh Jenabi; Mohammad Saatchi


5. The Relationship between Electrocardiographic Changes and Prognostic Factors in Severely Symptomatic Pulmonary Hypertension

Pages 34-40

Seyed Reza Seyyedi; Babak SharifKashani; Makan Sadr; Mandana Chitsazan; Majid Malekmohammad; Fateme Monjazebi; Farah Naghashzadeh


8. Association of Bile Acid and Pepsin Micro-aspiration with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation

Pages 52-57

Seyed-Mehdi Hashemi-Bajgani; Fatemeh Abbasi; Ahmad Shafahi; Rostam Yazdani; Mitra Samareh Fekri


9. Quality of Life and Work Productivity Impairment of Patients with Allergic Occupational Rhinitis

Pages 58-65

Maher Maoua; Olfa El Maalel; Imène Kacem; Sana Guedri; Maha Ben Kacem; Sana Aissa; Monia Ghammem; Aicha Brahem; Houda Kalboussi; Omid Moradi Moghaddam; Mohammad Niakan Lahiji; Mahshid Talebi-Taher; Behnam Mahmoodiyeh


10. Effect of Inhaled Colistin on the Treatment of VentilatorAssociated Pneumonia due to Multi-drug Resistant Acinetobacter

Pages 66-73

Omid Moradi Moghaddam; Mohammad Niakan Lahiji; Mahshid Talebi-Taher; Behnam Mahmoodiyeh


11. The Ability of Polyuria in Prediction of Weaning Outcome in Critically Ill Mechanically Ventilated Patients

Pages 74-78

Masoud Aliyali; Ali Sharifpour; Siavash Abedi; Fatemeh Spahbodi; Narges Namarian; Adel Zarea; Ahad Alizadeh


12. Effect of Intrapleural Meperidine on Post-Operative Pain after Open Cholecystectomy

Pages 79-83

Kamran Mottaghi; Farhad Safari; Parisa Sezari; Alireza Salimi; Masoud Nashibi


13. Removing an Entrapped Pigtail Catheter by Re-enforcing a Traditional Method

Pages 84-87

Alireza Serati; Babak Sharif-kashani; Zargham Hossein Ahmadi; Farah Naghashzadeh; Neda Behzadnia; Mandana Chitsazan; Payam Abbasi