Volume & Issue: Volume 16, Issue 1, Winter 2017 
1. The Expression of STAT3 and STAT5A Genes in Severe Refractory Asthma

Pages 1-8

Kayvan Saeedfar; Mehrdad Behmanesh; Esmaeil Mortaz; Mohammad Reza Masjedi


3. Treatment Delay and Total Delay among Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients in the North of Iran: Application Survival Data Analysis

Pages 13-21

Jamshid Yazdani-Charati; Mohammad Sadegh Rezai; Afsane Fendereski; Soraya Mohammadi; Nadia Alipour


4. Item Selection and Content Validity of the Risk Factors of Post-Intubation Tracheal Stenosis Observation Questionnaire for ICU-Admitted Patients

Pages 22-33

Roya Farzanegan; Behrooz Farzanegan; Maryam Alehashem; Mahdi Zangi; Sharareh R. Niakan Kalhori; Kambiz Sheikhy; Habib Emami; Mohammad Behgam Shadmehr


5. Cognitive Impairment among Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Compared to Normal Individuals

Pages 34-39

Mitra Samareh Fekri; Seyed-Mehdi Hashemi-Bajgani; Ahmad NaghibzadehTahami; Fateme Arabnejad


6. Relationship between Plasma Levels of Zinc and Clinical Course of Pneumonia

Pages 40-45

Parviz Saleh; Alireza Sadeghpour; Mohammad Mirza-Aghazadeh-Attari; Mohammad Hatampour; Mohammad Naghavi-Behzad; Aidin Tabrizi


7. Application of Fuzzy Delphi in the Selection of COPD Risk Factors among Steel Industry Workers

Pages 46-52

Rahmat Dapari; Halim Ismail; Rosnah Ismail; Noor Hassim Ismail


8. The Effect of Wood Aerosols and Bioaerosols on the Respiratory Systems of Wood Manufacturing Industry Workers in Golestan Province

Pages 53-59

Phateme Badirdast; Mansour Rezazadeh Azari; Soussan Salehpour; Ali Ghadjari; Soheila Khodakarim; Davod Panahi; Moslem Fadaei; Abolfazl Rahimi


9. Pulmonary Functions and Health-Related Quality of Life among Silica-Exposed Workers

Pages 60-67

Hamzeh Mohammadi; Somayeh Farhang Dehghan; Farideh Golbabaei; Saman Roshani; Reza Pakzad; Parvin Foroughi; Roohalah Hajizadeh


10. Colopharyngoplasty in Patients with Severe Pharyngoesophageal Corrosive Injury: A Complicated but Worthwhile Procedure to Restore GI Tract Continuity, A Case Series

Pages 68-75

Mahdi Zangi; Seyed Reza Saghebi; Ali Biharas Monfared; Seyedamirmohammad Lajevardi; Mohammad Behgam Shadmehr


11. Acute Respiratory Failure as the First Manifestation of Antisynthetase Syndrome

Pages 76-79

Sonia Toujani; Amani Ben Mansour; Meriem Mjid; Abir Hedhli; Jouda Cherif; Yassine Ouahchy; Majed Beji


12. Adalimumab-Responsive Refractory Sarcoidosis Following Multiple Eyebrow Tattoos: A Case Report

Pages 80-83

Alireza Mirzaei; Mohamad Mehdi Joharimoghadam; Mozhdeh Zabihiyeganeh


13. Treatment of Esophageal Perforation with Primary Closure and Reinforcement Using TachoSil

Pages 84-87

Abolghasem Daneshvar Kakhki; Seyed Reza Saghebi; Farahnaz Sadegh Bigee