Volume 11, issue 5/6


Research articles

Wife abuse in Esfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran, 2002

Prevalence and determinants of intimate partner violence in Babol city, Islamic Republic of Iran

Domestic violence: a cross-sectional study in an Iranian city

Reproductive health knowledge, attitudes and practices of Iranian college students

Quality of life of patients with schizophrenia 2

Patient satisfaction and related factors in Kerman hospitals

Patient satisfaction with dental services at Ajman University, United Arab Emirates

Compliance with good practice in prescription writing at outpatient clinics in Saudi Arabia

Adherence to universal precautions among laboratory personnel in Lebanon

Planning dental manpower in Lebanon: scenarios for the year 2015

Smoking prevalence, knowledge and attitudes among medical students in Karachi, Pakistan

Prevalence and type of anaemia in young Egyptian patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus

Blood pressure distribution among healthy schoolchildren aged 6–13 years in Tehran

Evaluation of a programme for control of Schistosoma haematobium infection in Yemen

Prevalence of pediculosis capitis and determination of risk factors in primary-school children in Kerman

Serum interleukins and urinary microglobulin in children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome

Acetylator phenotype in Iraqi patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

Role of mast cells and T-lymphocytes in pemphigus vulgaris: significance of CD44 and the c-kit gene product (CD117)

إصابات العمل في قطاعات البناء و تشكيل المعادن و الصناعات الغذائية في محافظة أريحا / فلسطين

Specificity and sensitivity of clinical diagnosis for chronic pneumonia

Changing trends in drug resistance among typhoid salmonellae in Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Prevalence of asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnant women in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Prévalence du virus de l’hépatite G chez les donneurs de sang en Tunisie


Medical ethics in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Comparison of health care financing in Egypt and Cuba: lessons for health reform in Egypt

Management of source and drinking-water quality in Pakistan

Burn and scald injuries

Short communications

Anti-smoking campaign in Multan, Pakistan

Bacterial distribution analysis of the atmosphere of two hospitals in Ibb, Yemen

Effect of Ramadan fasting on secretion of sex hormones in healthy single males

Human development index adjusted for environmental indicators: case study in one Egyptian village