Volume & Issue: Volume 14, Issue 3, Autumn 2015 

Editorial

1. Current Recommendations for Pneumococcal Vaccination of Children and Adults

Pages 161-164

Hossein Fakhraei; Soheila Khalilzadeh; Ghamartaj Khanbabaei; Susan Mahmoudi; Mohammad Reza Masjedi; Mahshid Mehdizadeh; Abbas Momenzadeh; Alireza Nateghian; Payam Tabarsi; Parviz Tabatabaei; Davoud Yadegarinia


2. Impact of Comorbid Ischemic Heart Disease on Short-Term Outcomes of Patients Hospitalized for Acute Exacerbations of COPD

Pages 165-171

Masoud Aliyali; Hossein Mehravaran; Siavash Abedi; Ali Sharifpour; Jamshid Yazdani Cherati


3. High Seroprevalence of Bordetella pertussis in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Case-Control Study

Pages 172-176

Seyyed Hamid Hashemi; Ebrahim Nadi; Mehrdad Hajilooi; Mohammad-Ali SeifRabiei; Atefeh Samaei


4. An Innovative Method to Enhance the Modified DOTS for TB Patients

Pages 177-181

Hassan Yekrang Sis; Jalil Rashedi; Fariba Azabdaftari; Behroz Mahdavi Poor; Mohammad Asgharzadeh; Ali Jannati; Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi


5. Psychological Symptoms Before and After a 14-Day Initial Inpatient Treatment in Tuberculosis Patients Compared with Their Primary Caregivers and Healthy Controls

Pages 182-192

Habib Emami; Taher Modarressi; Kosar Najmi; Golnar Radmand; Fatemeh Monjazebi; Payam Tabarsi; Jörg Richter


6. The Extrapulmonary Manifestations of Systemic Sclerosis on Chest High Resolution Computed Tomography

Pages 193-200

Donya Farrokh; Bita Abbasi; Yalda Fallah-Rastegar; Zahra Mirfeizi


7. Association between Occupational Accidents and Sleep Apnea in Hospital Staff

Pages 201-207

Somayeh Hassani; Nooshin Rahnama; Seyed Mohammad Seyedmehdi; Taraneh Yazdanparast; Rahim Roozbahani; Mirsaeed Attarchi; Parisa Adimi Naghan; Hamidreza Jamaati


8. Assessment of Occupational Exposure to Dust and Crystalline Silica in Foundries

Pages 208-212

Ali Omidianidost; Mehdi Ghasemkhani; Mansour R. Azari; Farideh Golbabaei


9. Renal Lymphangiectasia: A Curious Cause of Pleural Effusion

Pages 213-216

Amir Ahmad Nassiri; Legha Lotfollahi; Mehrdad Bakhshayeshkaram; Arda Kiani; Shirin Haghighi; Ilad Alavi Darazam; Farin Rashidfarokhi


10. Different and Unpredictable Clinical Outcome of Ruptured Pulmonary Hydatid Cysts

Pages 217-221

Kambiz Sheikhy; Mehregan Abbasidezfouli; Abolghasem Daneshvar Kakhaki; Seyed Reza Saghebi; Alireza Malekzadegan