Trauma Monthly

  • ISSN: 2251-7472 2251-7464
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  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: bi-monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Trauma Monthly
Trauma Monthly: Nov 2017, 22 (6), 16 articles.
Research Article
Zahra Mohtasham-Amiri, Hosein Etehad, Zahra Haghdoust, Makan Shakerian, Mahboobeh Saketi
Trauma is currently the ninth cause of mortality in the elderly. Several factors may have an impact on the outcomes after trauma in the elderly including background disease, sex, trauma severity, and age. The aim of this study was to understand the sex differences about trauma in ... read more
Research Article
Fatemeh Pashaei Sabet, Kian Norouzi Tabrizi, Hamid Reza Khankeh, Soheil Saadat, Heidar Ali Abedi, Alireza Bastami
Today, trauma is considered as a major cause of temporary or permanent disabilities for millions of people. Any loss of ability has considerable effects on the quality of life. One of the most important causes of disability is limb trauma. However, the quality of life with limb ... read more
Research Article
Mohammad Reza Golbakhsh, Ghazal Mirbolook, Ahmad Reza Mirbolook, Fatemeh Noughani, Babak Siavashi, Amirmohammad Gholizadeh
Chronic pain and disability after whiplash injury is common and causes considerable social and financial costs. Predicting the factors contributing to disability in whiplash injury can facilitate rapid intervention.The aim of this study was to examine the effect of mental and behavioral factors on severity of whiplash ... read more
Research Article
Mohammad Javad Fatemi, Kamal Seyed Foroutan, Hossein Akbari, Hossein Payandan, Fasahat Khazaei, Sahar Amini, Mitra Niazi, Tooran Bagheri
Upper extremity is exposed to injuries with physical, mental, social and economic consequences.The aim of this research is to study the prevalence and types of personality disorders in patients with upper extremity trauma.We included all patients with upper extremity trauma in a three-month period. The Millon Test ... read more
Research Article
Babak Nikoumaram, Mohammad Javad Fatemi, Shahrzad Taghavi, Mohsen Saberi Isfeedvajani, Zeinab Nematzadeh, Bahareh Salehi, Shirin Araghi
The objective of the present study was to compare the use of Hirudoid immediately after surgery with its use 6 hours post-operatively when probable thrombosis was formed but tissue damage was still reversible.After preparing 3 × 11 cm dorsal flap in all rats, one group of 8 ... read more
Research Article
Hamid Babavalian, Ali Mohammad latifi, Mohammad Ali Shokrgozar, Shahin Bonakdar, Fatemeh Shakeri, Hamid Tebyanian
Hydrogels based on natural ingredients, such as alginate, are considered promising wound dressings. Alginic acid, a polysaccharide polymer, is a structural component of the cell walls of brown algae. The important features of alginates used in biological dressings include non-toxicity, biocompatibility, biodegradability, hydrophilicity, and excellent swelling behavior.In ... read more
Research Article
Shima Rafiee, Noushin Nekouyian, Sahar Hosseini, Farhad Sarabandi, Mehdi Chavoshi-Nejad, Maryam Mohsenikia, Soheila Yadollah-Damavandi, Amin Seifaee, Ehsan Jangholi, Dorna Eghtedari, Hanieh Najafi, Soheil Ashkani-Esfahani
Wound healing includes processes such as cell migration, extracellular matrix deposition, remodeling, and angiogenesis. In addition, antioxidative and anti-inflammatory reactions play key roles in the process of wound healing. Previous studies showed that Linum usitatissimum (LU) had anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, and antioxidant activities. LU also stimulates fibroblast proliferation ... read more
Research Article
Mohammadreza Jalali-Nadoushan, Mohammad Reza Vaez Mahdavi, Mohammad Reza Soroush, Zuhair Mohammad Hassan, Jalaleddin Shams, Soghrat Faghihzadeh, Roya Yaraee, Nayere Askari, Tooba Ghazanfari
Despite observed post Sulfur Mustard (SM) exposure hemolysis, serum bilirubin concentration does not significantly increase in SM-exposed casualties. The concentration of serum bilirubin can be related to serum levels of inflammatory cytokines.In this study, the relationship between the serum levels of Interleukin (IL)-1α, IL-1β, IL-1Ra, Tumor Necrotizing ... read more
Research Article
Vahid Sobhani, Alireza Shamsoddini, Amideddin Khatibi-Aghda, Vahid Mazloum, Hamid Hesari Kia, Mohammad Kazem Emami Meybodi
Chronic neck pain (CNP) is a common disorder associated with substantial morbidity. Different methods of rehabilitation are used to manage chronic myofascial neck pain.The present study aims to assess the effects of dry needling (DN), manual therapy (MT) and Kinesio Taping® (KT) methods on the treatment of ... read more
Research Article
Maliheh Khoramdad, Neda Izadi, Farid Najafi
Remarkably, one of the main causes of years of life lost due to premature death (YLL) is due to road traffic injuries (RTIs), which usually occurs at an earlier age in life.This study aimed to determine the trend of YLL due to road traffic injuries in Kermanshah ... read more
Research Article
Alireza Taheri, Reza Azizkhani, Mohammad Reza Maracy
Almost 25% of the world population suffer from early death due to preventable events. Trauma and sudden cardiac death are known as common causes of death. The arrival time to help the patient is known as a very important factor in enhancing survival and reducing side effects.The ... read more
Research Article
Hojat Sheikhmotahar Vahedi, Elnaz Vahidi, Roya Basirian, Morteza Saeedi
Maxillofacial trauma is one of the most common traumas with many complications and disabilities. Recognition of the trauma-related mechanisms is the key to early diagnosis and treatment.The current study was aimed at assessing maxillofacial trauma in emergency department.The current cross sectional study was performed on 406 patients ... read more
Research Article
Farzad Izadi, Hosein Rasoolpanah, Mojtaba Maleki, Aslan Ahmadi, Ehsan Shams Koushki, Somaye Kazemipour, Maryam Nikravesh
Use of autologous fascia, harvested from the thigh fascia lata, has been shown to be effective in the treatment of unilateral vocal fold paralysis (UVFP). However, advantages of this material have been less examined in the clinical setting. The present study aimed to assess the beneficial effects ... read more
Case Report
Mohammadreza Emamhadi, Shahrokh Yousefzadeh Chabok, Babak Alijani, Hamid Behzadnia, Javid Rasoulian, Sasan Andalib
Subdural hematoma (CSD), the accumulation of blood below the inner layer of the dura, stems from bleeding of bridging veins or cortical arteries damaged normally by traumas. Chronic subdural hematomas (cSDH) are well documented in infants where it is frequently observed as a single entity.Albeit cSDH is ... read more
Case Report
Seung Je Go, Young Hoon Sul, Jin Bong Ye, Jung Hee Choi, Joong Suck Kim
High-pressure water jet injuries to the abdomen are extremely rare, but can cause serious damages to intraperitoneal organs. A case of 53-year-old man was injured on the right-side of the abdomen by a high-pressure water jet from sprinkler truck. On laparotomy, ischemic change of the terminal ileum ... read more
Ata Garajei, Ali A. Kheradmand, Azadeh Emami, Ali Homayouni