Ehsan Amiri-Ardekani

Ehsan Amiri-Ardekani
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences | SUMS · Department of Traditional Pharmacy

Doctor of Pharmacy
Interested in collaborations in pharmacy,phytotherapy,complementary medicine and Ethnopharmacology research

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Introduction
Ehsan currently works at the Department of Traditional pharmacy, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. Ehsan does research mainly in Ethnopharmacology and Ethnomedicine.

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Publications (41)
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The use of functional foods (FFs) for maintaining health and preventing or treating illnesses-in recent years-has been dramatically increased in the literature. There are available valuable examples of FFs in ethno medicine from different tribes. Ethnic FFs can be valuable resources for developing FFs science, e.g., introducing memorial FFs as an i...
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Background and aim: Animal and human studies have indicated anti-diabetic effect of Asteraceae. The present study aimed to systematically review and analyze randomized controlled trials (RCTs) assessing the effect of Artemisia extract on glycemic status in patients impaired glycemic control. Methods: Web of Science, Cochrane library, EMBASE, and...
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Mentha mozaffarianii Jamzad (Lamiaceae family) is one of the endemic specimens from the southern parts of Iran. This study focuses on powder microscopy, analyzing and identifying the plant's chemical constituents of essential oil. Besides, antifungal, antioxidant, and radical savaging activities of this herb as well as two Mentha spicata L. samples...
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Introduction: Blepharitis is a common and chronic form of eyelid inflammation. Blepharitis treatment aims to decrease symptoms through antibacterial effects. One of the most common treatments of eyelid diseases in traditional medicine is using kohl. This clinical trial aimed to investigate its efficacy as a complementary treatment in staphylococca...
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Background Fatigue is one of the most common complications of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients. Several pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions have been recommended to control this complication. Lavender is one of the plants considered by Persian Medicine (PM) and recommended by scholars of past centuries in the treatment of neurolog...
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Phytotoxicity including autotoxicity and allelopathy is the immediate or indirect biochemical impact of one organism on the germination, growth, survival, and reproduction of other organisms or improvement of neighbouring plant species through the arrival of substances into the environment. is biological phenomenon e ect might be either growth-enha...
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Psychiatry is known as a new science, but the human psyche is not limited to psychiatry. In the past, as today, the human psyche has been as important, and many efforts have been made to ensure mental health, which we believe can be effective today. With a holistic approach to health, Persian medicine presents a wide range of recommendations for ma...
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Objectives Exposure to air pollution has destructive health consequences and a potential role in ovarian cancer etiology. We conducted a systematic review of the studies assessing the associations between ovarian malignancy and exposure to air pollutants. Content The included studies were categorized based on types of measured ambient air pollutan...
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Mentha spicata, also called Mentha viridis, is a medicinal plant of the Lamiaceae family characterized by its potency to synthesize and secret secondary metabolites, essentially essential oils. Different populations use the aerial parts of this plant for tea preparation, and this tisane has shown several effects, according to ethnopharmacological s...
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According to the extracted studies, plants such as Zataria multiflora Boiss., Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze, Echinacea spp., Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f, Nigella sativa, eucalyptus spp., Cichorium intybus L., Syzygium aromaticum (L.), Glycyrrhiza glabra L., Allium sativum L., and Crocus sativus L. are effective in preventing COVID-19, which are found in...
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Background: Familiarizing students with knowledge-based businesses is one of the goals emphasized in the developed educational systems worldwide. This study aimed to design a startup-based learning model (SBL). Methods: As a qualitative research study, startup teams were formed by the pharmacy students of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences in...
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Global threat resulting in heavy metal contamination of medicinal plants is considered a serious concern. The quantitative evaluation of four heavy metals, lead (Pb), cadmium (Cd), zinc (Zn), and copper (Cu), was investigated frequently sold medicinal plants in the markets of Iran. Two medicinal plants, Mentha piperita L., and Zataria multiflora Bo...
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Background and objective: Today, COVID-19 outbreak has become a global alert. So, lots of medical complications and socioeconomic and mental burdens have arisen following the outbreak of the disease. There is no adequate general strategy for total control of the virus’s widespread. According to this, preventive or early diagnostic measures are cruc...
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Background and Purpose: Ethnopharmacology has been one of the important sources for drug discovery from ancient times. The principles of ethnopharmacology research include compiling a list of plants used by an ethnic group and explaining how these plants are utilized by individuals. Basht and Gachsaran regions in Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province...
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Introduction: Thyroid cancer is a malignancy accounting for less than 1% of human malignancies. This study aim was to investigate the effect of Senna tablets (C-Lax®) in increasing the dose of radiation excreted in patients who underwent iodine therapy in the iodine treatment center of Namazi Hospital of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences at dis...
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Since December 2019, a novel beta coronavirus has spread around the world. This virus can cause severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). In this study, we reviewed proteases of SARS-CoV-2 based on related articles published in journals indexed by Scopus, PubMed, and Google Scholar from December 2019 to April 2020. Based on this study, we can claim...
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چکیده زمینه و هدف: با قدرت‌گيري آل‌بويه و دستيابي این خاندان بر بخش‌هاي مرکزی و غربي جهان اسلام به خصوص بغداد و شيراز، كه اصلي‌ترين مراكز تحت حكومت آل‌بويه بودند، روند فعاليت‌های پزشكي و بهداشتي ازجمله ساخت و تجهيز بيمارستان شتاب بيشتري یافت. ازجمله این مراکز، بیمارستان عضدی شیراز بود که در سال 360 ق. و به دستور عضدالدوله دیلمی بنا شد و بنیان‌گذار...
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Assessing capacity and quality of sports equipment is important to develop a better understanding of sport participation. Different organizations are involved in the preparation of sports-related services. So, policymakers need to design a framework to give people access to sports facilities. We hypothesized geographical access to sports facilities...
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سابقه و هدف: داروشناسی بومی از دیرباز، ‌یکی از منابع مهم کشف دارو است که شامل جمع‌آوری فهرستی از گیاهان یک گروه بومی و توضیح در مورد کاربرد این گیاهان می‌باشد. منطقۀ باشت و گچساران در استان کهگیلویه و بویراحمد قلمرو ایل باوی است که مردم آن از گونه‏‌های گیاهی فراوانی برای اهداف درمانی خود بهره می‏‌برند. مواد و روش‌ها: در این پژوهش جمع‌آوری اطلاعات ا...
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Background and Aim: With the Buyid dynasty day to day powering and conquering central and western regions of the Islamic world, especially Baghdad and Shiraz, health-related activities including building and equipping the hospital accelerated. One of these centers was Shiraz Azodi hospital, which was built under the order of Azod od-Dowleh Panah (F...
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Introduction: We sought to systematically review the association between meal glycemic index or glycemic load and sleep indicators. Evidence acquisition: PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, and Embase were searched up to March 2021. Both observational and clinical trials studies, with both male and female participants of all ages, were included. Ev...
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Introduction: COVID-19 has a relationship with patients’ demographic characteristics as well as their underlying diseases. This research has been conducted to evaluate factors' effect on Covid-19 patient's hospitalization rate and period in Hormozgan, Iran. Materials and Methods: The inclusion criteria of this retrospective study included all patie...
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Introduction: COVID-19 has a relationship with patients’ demographic characteristics as well as their underlying diseases. This research has been conducted to evaluate factors' effect on Covid-19 patient's hospitalization rate and period in Hormozgan, Iran. Materials and Methods: The inclusion criteria of this retrospective study included all patie...
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Objectives Vitiligo is a chronic disease associated with the depigmentation of regions of the skin secondary to structural or functional damage to melanocytes. This damage results from interactions between the immune system and oxidative stress. In traditional Persian medicine (TPM), the concept of ‘ Barass ’ or ‘ Pissi ’ encompasses a group of ski...
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Introduction: COVID-19 has a relationship with patients’ demographic characteristics as well as their underlying diseases. This research has been conducted to evaluate factors' effect on Covid-19 patient's hospitalization rate and period in Hormozgan, Iran. Materials and Methods: The inclusion criteria of this retrospective study included all pati...
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Borage hydrosol has nutritional and medicinal benefits. Due to this hydrosol's widespread consumption, it is worthy of achieving a simple and reliable method to assess their quality. The present study evaluated ten market samples of Borage hydrosol in Fars province to determine their quality. Also, the hydrosol of a collected Borage was prepared in...
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Osteoarthritis is a chronic degenerative disease involving the joints and bones, causing their degradation over time. Inflammation, pain, and stiffness in joints are indicators of the disease. Pharmacotherapy cannot always be efficient and may cause side effects. So, adjuncts such as complementary herbs have become of note. Garlic is a herb well-kn...
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It has been shown that assessing the capacity and quality of sports equipment is important to develop a better understanding of sport participation. Different organizations are involved in the provision of sports products and services. In this regard, policymakers need to design a framework to give people more access to sports facilities. It appear...
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It has been shown that assessing the capacity and quality of sports equipment is important to develop a better understanding of sport participation. Different organizations are involved in the provision of sports products and services. In this regard, policymakers need to design a framework to give people more access to sports facilities. It appear...
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Abstract Backgrounds and Objective: Ovarian cancer is the second most common malignancy after breast cancer in women over 40 years old. Of the 14,000 deaths that occur annually as cancer consequence, ovarian cancer is the most deadly cancer among women's cancers. The current study was conducted as the first review study on the relationship between...
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Introduction and background: Evidences from the complex structure of human body shows that under certain conditions, body can release necessary substances to restore its balanced state. Neural systems stimulate glands to product different substances. Endogenous compounds such as hormones, interleukins, and mediators are isolated from the body as th...
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غذاهای دارویی بومی ایل باوی حسین عسکری1و3، احسان امیری اردکانی2و3*، عبدالعلی محقق زاده4و3 1- فارغ‌التحصیل دکترای حرفه‌ای داروسازی؛ گروه داروسازی سنتی، دانشگاه علوم پزشکی شیراز 2- دانشجوی دکترای حرفه‌ای داروسازی؛ گروه داروسازی سنتی، دانشگاه علوم پزشکی شیراز، *EhsanAmiri@sums.ac.ir، 09171465523 3- انجمن علمی دانش بومی و سنتی، دانشگاه علوم پزشکی شیر...
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Evidences from the complex and unknown structure of the human body is evident that according to the conditions the body, it can release the necessary substances and restore the condition of the body to a balanced state. Researchers believe in a form of integrated relationship in the human body called spirito-psycho-neuro-endocrino-immune theory, in...

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Dear Colleagues
Would you pls announce Rapid Peer-Review process, APC free journals in biomedical research and related field?
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Do you prefer to include Google Scholar indexed articles in your review articles or not?
Please state the reasons for your agreement and disagreement.
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Dear sir or madam
Pls help me download this conference paper if possible.
EPIDEMIOLOGICAL AND MOLECULAR EVIDENCE FOR THE CHONDROPROTECTIVE EFFECT OF GARLIC IN OSTEOARTHRITIS
April 2009Rheumatology Follow journal
Conference: Annual Meeting of the British-Society-of-RheumatologyVolume: 48
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The Coronavirus virus pandemic situation has made it impossible for many universities to conduct exams in the traditional way. As you know, the possibility of cheating and plagiarism in online exams increases. How do your universities try to overcome this problem?
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What alternative ways universities use for academic assesment of students?
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What alternative ways universities use for academic assesment of students?
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The Coronavirus virus pandemic situation has made it impossible for many universities to conduct exams in the traditional way. As you know, the possibility of cheating and plagiarism in online exams increases. How do your universities try to overcome this problem?
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Ebrahimi S, Mollaei H, Hoshyar R. Ziziphus Jujube: a review study of its anticancer effects in various tumor models invitro and in vivo. Cellular and molecular biology (Noisy-le-Grand, France). 2017 Oct;63(10):122-7.
Sobhani Z, Nikoofal-Sahlabadi S, Amiri MS, Ramezani M, Emami SA, Sahebkar A. Therapeutic effects of Ziziphus jujuba Mill. fruit in traditional and modern medicine: a review. Medicinal chemistry (Shariqah (United Arab Emirates)). 2019 Oct.
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I want to research on liver disease patients behaviours and habits in shiraz city. How can I calculate sample size accurately?
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I need to find this book: Pharmacognosy and Pharmacobiotechnology by tyler and brady
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I need "herbal medicines" 4th edition from pharmaceutical press publisher. Any one can help?
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What are your suggestions or experience for development of student scientific associations?

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In this project, we try to evaluate the clinical significance of medicinal plants in health and diseases.
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Can environmental conditions be effective in producing endogenous substances used as drugs?
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Announcing some new functional foods.