Jundishapur Journal of Chronic Disease Care: Jan 2018, 7 (1), 8 articles.
Review Article
Mehrnaz Ahmadi, Mahnaz Ilkhani, Samira Beiranvand, Saeed Poormansouri, Ladan Sedighie
The most common side effect reported by Sickle cell disease patients is unforeseen and chronic pain crisis. A combination of pharmacological and non-drug treatments is suggested for managing pain in patients with SCD. One of the non-drug treatments is massage therapy. This study aimed to evaluate the ... read more
Research Article
Seyyed Mansour Kashfi, Mohammad-Rafi Bazrafshan, Seyyed Hannan Kashfi, Ali Khani Jeihooni
Cancer is the second cause of death in the world and the third in Iran. Colorectal cancer is the third fatal cancer in the world.Blood group and its RH are among the genetic factors that can be associated with colon cancer. This study was performed with the ... read more
Research Article
Marziye Zeykani, Zahra Nikmanesh
Thalassemia is one of the diseases that make people worried about their present and future status and is associated with a wide range of serious psychological and clinical challenges. Like any other chronic disease, thalassemia effects a patient’s psychological state and has adverse effects on mental health ... read more
Research Article
Mohammad Bagheri, Atefeh Dehnoalian, Nafiseh Hosseini
Truth disclosure to patients is the cornerstone of medical ethics. However, perspectives are variable regarding telling the truth and disclosure of bad news to patients in different communities and cultures. Also, physicians, nurses, and patients have different perspectives in this respect. All these factors are responsible for ... read more
Research Article
Faride Marashi, Zahra Nikmanesh
Cancer is the major leading cause of death in children. Diagnosis of cancer can create numerous psychological traumas for children and decrease their quality of life. Therefore, this study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of emotion regulation training with a positive thinking approach in quality of life ... read more
Research Article
Fatemeh Barani, Bahman Kord Tamini, Hamed Amiri Fard
Psychological causes, in addition to some physiological factors, can play roles in the development of non-communicable diseases. Stroke, heart attack, and dialysis patients experience physical and cognitive disorders. This study was carried out to compare personality types, everyday memory, and rumination among stroke, heart attack, and dialysis ... read more
Research Article
Shahriar Salehitali, Fazlollah Ahmadi, Kourosh Zarea, Malek Fereidooni-Moghadam
The high dependence of hemodialysis patients on home caregivers is a great source of care burden for them; therefore, accountability with appropriate communication as well as appropriate behavior and attention to needs of caregiver by health care team is a serious impact on care burden.A content analysis ... read more
Research Article
Farkhondeh Koshapor, Shahnaz Rostami, Houshang Alijani Renani, Bahman Cheraghian
Parents are the primary caregivers and their positive knowledge, attitude, and practices play an important role in children’s future vision. This study aimed to determine knowledge, attitude, and practices of parents of asthmatic children about physical activities in patients referred to teaching hospitals in Ahvaz during 2016.In ... read more