Mohammad Reza Shakibi

Mohammad Reza Shakibi
Kerman University of Medical Sciences | KMU · Internal medicine group

About

45
Publications
1,467
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
156
Citations

Publications

Publications (45)
Article
Background: COVID-19 is a widespread viral disease that has severely affected our world. Although beneficial effects of vitamin D on immune system are well known, there are ongoing discussions about its role in patients suffering from SARS-CoV-2 infection. In this study, we examined the relationship between risk of COVID-19 infection and plasma vit...
Article
The ethical considerations of research with children Toggle navigation Home Browse Current Issue By Issue By Author By Subject Author Index Keyword Index Journal Info About Journal Aims and Scope Editorial Board Publication Ethics Indexing and Abstracting Related Links FAQ Peer Review Process News Guide for Authors Submit Manuscript Reviewers Conta...
Article
Materials and Methods In this study the level of IgA-a 1 AT complex in thirty seven RA patients and in forty four normal subjects by ELISA methods using anti-a 1-antirypsin monoclonal and anti-IgA polyclonal HRP conjugated antibodies was evaluated. Routine laboratory tests of RF, CRP and ESR in patients and controls were also investigated. Results...
Article
Background A person’s appearance and his/her adherence to the dress code standards are essential in the medical profession. The very first encounter of physicians and patients, both verbally and non-verbally, plays an important role in forming their relationship. Thus, as society grants special privileges to the medical society, it has certain expe...
Article
Another group of antibodies termed lupus anticoagulant (LA) prolong clotting times in vitro; this prolongation is not corrected by adding normal plasma to the detection system. APS may occur alone (primary), or in association with any other autoimmune disease (secondary). Clinical manifestations of APSrepresent mainly a direct or indirect expressio...
Presentation
IN 1866 KUSSMAUL AND MAIER REPORTED THE CASE OF “PERIARTERITIS NODOSA” THIS WAS THE FIRST MODERN CASE OF VACUITIS. ZEEK, IN 1954PUBLISHED THE FIRST CLASSIFICATION OF VACUITIS AND THERE ARE VARIOUS CLASSIFICATION OF VACUITIS. AMERICAN RHEUMATOLOGY ASSOCIATION IN 1990 PUBLISHED THE LAST ONE. IN VACUITIES CLASSIFICATION, VESSEL SIZE, VESSEL TYPE, SPEC...
Article
OBJECTIVE: In order to determine demographic characteristics and to estimate the prevalence of various rheumatic diseases encountered in rheumatology clinic in Tehran, this survey was conducted. METHODS: This study was carry out at Hazzrat-e Rasool university hospital, the major teaching hospital of Iran university of medical sciences and health se...
Article
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a disease which affects young females in reproductive ages. This disease and pregnancy have adverse effects on each other. In this regard there are different reports in literatures. The objective of this article is to report the outcome of 111 pragnancies in 48 patients with SLE and comparison of the outcome be...
Article
Depression is one of the most frequent behavioral disorders characterized with disenjoyment, lack of motivation, sexual disorders, sleeping disorder and depressed mood. Depression is a prevalent complication in cancerous patients that mostly occurs as a result of social function impairment. In this cross-sectional study on cancerous patients hospit...
Article
To determine correlation between Rheumatoid arthritis and hearing loss a case control study with 101 patients and 101 controls was performed. The mean age of patients was 49.69±13.37 and 86.1% of them were female. Physical examination and audiometric tests were performed. The mean hearing threshold for patients was 21.5±10.2 and 11.8±5.2 for contro...
Article
Fibromyalgia (FM), a chronic musculoskeletal syndrome, is characterized by widespread pain and multiple tenderness in the body. Clinical studies show a wide range of prevalence (1% to 20%). There is no published data about the prevalence of FM in Kerman. In this descriptive study demographic variables and the final clinical diagnosis of 8270 cases...
Article
Abstract Background: Osteoarthritis (OA) is characterized by progressive erosion of articular cartilage and the bone growth on joint's margins. It is an important cause of long term health problems and the most frequently reported reason for long lasting disability. Objective: To evaluate the pain and the disability in patients with OA and also com...
Article
Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder that affect different systems in human. Wide range of musculoskeletal syndromes have been described in association with diabetes. To determine the prevalence of upper limb soft tissue rheumatism in diabetes patients.
Article
Amaç: Bu çalışmanın amacı, geçerli ve İran kültürüne uyarlanmış bir Kişisel Sağlık Değerlendirme Anketi (SDA) üretmektir. Hastalar ve yöntemler: Bu çapraz kesitli çalışmaya Ekim 2006 ve Şubat 2007 tarihleri arasında İran, Kerman'da bir romatoloji sevk kliniğinde 100 romatoid artrit (RA) hastasına (80 kadın, 20 erkek; ort. yaş 51; dağılım 20-78 yıl)...
Article
Background: Continuous medical education has been accepted throughout the world as one of the most efficient strategies for up-to dating physicians' knowledge and information. Objective: The aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy of three held works ops on" The best prescription". Methods: Sample consisted of 82 general physicians pa...
Article
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disease in the world and it’s an important cause of longterm health problems and the most frequency reported reason for disability in the papulation. To determine the relationship between disability and depression cross sectional study in kerman was design in OA patients. OA was diagnosed by criteria of...
Article
Depression is an important problem among persons with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). It appears to be more prevalent among persons with RA than in the general population. Moreover studies of individuals with RA have demonstrated cross-sectional relationships between depression and disability of RA patients. To examine the relationship between disabilit...
Article
Background. To improve the quality of education, evaluating clinical and theoretical teaching and giving feedbacks to the teachers to obviate the drawbacks is of important value. Evaluation results are reliable if the gathered data are correct and precise and it can be achieved only if there are precise tools to gather data. This study was performe...
Article
The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of rheumatic diseases in population aged 15 and over in Fasham-Shemiranat a mountainous rural area near Tehran,, The sampling method was house to house screening in villages of Fasham,
Article
Full-text available
In Covid-19 pandemic, specific comorbidities are associated with the increased risk of worse outcomes and increased severity of lung injury and mortality. the aim of this study was to investigate the effects of antihypertensive medications on the severity and outcomes of hypertensive patients with COVID-19. This retrospective observational study co...
Article
Full-text available
Graves’ disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism, which is characterized by thyroid antibodies and the following clinical manifestations: goiter, ophthalmopathy, and pretibial myxedema. On the other hand, Henoch–Schönlein purpura is an IgA-mediated small-vessel vasculitis. Review of the literature showed a relationship between propylthio...
Article
Full-text available
The association of APS and AI is rare, but it is very important, and in cases where there is an evidence in favor of the association of these two diseases, due to the importance of early treatment of both diseases, further evaluation is necessary. image
Article
Objective: Sexual functioning is an important component of life quality and musculoskeletal disorders may effect sexual functioning, so, the present study was conducted to evaluate sexual functioning in patients suffering from back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Methods: This study was conducted on 102 patients...
Article
IntroductionPhase IV post-marketing surveillance studies are needed to evaluate the real-world safety and effectiveness of drug products. This study aimed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of biosimilar etanercept (Altebrel, AryoGen Co., Iran) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ankylosing spondylitis (AS), and psoriatic arthritis (P...
Article
Background: Adherence to screening services is a prerequisite for the success of screening programs. Objectives: This study aimed at determining factors associated with participants’ compliance with Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiom-etry (DXA) screening for osteoporosis. Methods: In this population-based participatory study, 1000 males and females older...
Article
Full-text available
Background This study aimed to compare efficacy and safety of test-adalimumab (CinnoRA®, CinnaGen, Iran) to the innovator product (Humira®, AbbVie, USA) in adult patients with active rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Methods In this randomized, double-blind, active-controlled, non-inferiority trial, a total of 136 patients with active RA were randomized...
Article
Objective: To determine the relationship between xerostomia and Oral-Health Related Quality of Life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Materials and methods: Two hundred patients with rheumatoid arthritis were assessed using Fox and OHIP-14 questionnaires concerning xerostomia and Oral-Health Related Quality of Life respectively. The sum of...
Article
Full-text available
Context: The long-term consumption of glucocorticoids (GCs) may induce serious adverse effects such as hypertension. There is sufficient evidence related to the benefit of walnuts on the cardiovascular system. Objective: This study assesses the effect of methanol extract of walnut [Juglans regia L. (Juglandaceae)] on dexamethasone-induced hypert...
Article
Full-text available
Background: Rheumatic diseases are chronic diseases, which may be associated with severe and debilitating pain. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence of tobacco and opioid use among rheumatic patients. Patients and Methods: In this cross-sectional study, 1042 patients referred to a major rheumatology clinic of Kerman c...
Article
Objectives: We aimed to generate a valid and adapted version of the Personal Impact Health Assessment Questionnaire (PI HAQ) compatible with Iranian culture. Patients and methods: Between October 2006 and February 2007, data obtained from 100 patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) (80 females, 20 males; mean age 51 years; range 20 to 78 years) in...
Article
Full-text available
Background & Aims: The anti TNFα drugs are new line treatment for articular inflammatory diseases which are used systemically, but due to expensiveness and some systemic adverse effects have limited usage. The aims of this study were to investigate the effect of intra-articular (local) injection of Etanercept and Infliximab as two anti TNFα drugs o...
Article
Full-text available
This study explored the associations between the perceptions of students and the perceptions of academic staff about the characteristics of clinical lecturers at the Department of Internal Medicine at Kerman University of Medical Sciences (KUMS). It also assessed what characteristics constitute a 'role model' from the point of view of students and...
Article
Full-text available
We studied 48 patients with Behçet disease to determine the clinical spectrum of the disease. We also compared the seropositivity of patients for hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) infection with a healthy control group to determine whether there is an association. The major physical findings were oral aphthosis 93.8%, genital aphthosis 77.1% and ocular...
Article
Full-text available
To evaluate the prevalence of opium addiction in drivers a cross-sectional study was designed. Three thousands drivers were evaluated randomly and checked up on routine laboratory tests and urine rapid morphine test. All drivers were interviewed by a psychiatrist. Data analysis showed that the prevalence of addiction with morphine test was 14.6% bu...
Article
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common cause of joint pain and disability. This study was designed to determine disability in patients with OA in Kerman, in relation to joint pain and explore the relationships between pain, disability and selected characteristic features. Two hundred OA patients selected frequently from Kerman Rheumatologic clinic and eva...
Article
Present study reported 113 cases of Behcet`s disease from out-patient clinic of rheumatology in Kerman-Iran during 8 years practice and follow up from 1996 to 2004. Male/Female ratio was 0.9/1 (47.8% male and 52.2% female). The average of age was 34.7?9.5 years (Mean?SD). The frequency of symptoms was as follows: All patients had oral aphthae (100%...
Article
Amaç: Bu çalışmanın amacı, geçerli ve İran kültürüne uyarlanmış bir Kişisel Sağlık Değerlendirme Anketi (SDA) üretmektir. Hastalar ve yöntemler: Bu çapraz kesitli çalışmaya Ekim 2006 ve Şubat 2007 tarihleri arasında İran, Kerman'da bir romatoloji sevk kliniğinde 100 romatoid artrit (RA) hastasına (80 kadın, 20 erkek; ort. yaş 51; dağılım 20-78 yıl)...