ISSN:2588-4212|Disc: Journal of Health sciences and Technology (JHST) is an open access peer reviewed research journal that is published by Faculty of Health, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand , Iran. Journal of Health Sciences and Technology providing a platform for the researchers, academicians, professional, practitioners and students to impart and share knowledge in the form of high quality empirical and theoretical research papers, case studies, literature reviews and book reviews in various fields of health studies. Please see the journal’s Aims & Scope for more information about its focus|Priority:4|Publisher:Faculty of Health, Birjand University of Medical Sciences|

Recent Submissions

  • Effect of Chitosan Addition on Kinetic of Mass Transfer during Deep Fat Frying of Kurdish Cheese Nugget 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : E. Ansarifar; M. Mohebbi; F.Shahidi; M. Varidi
    Abstract: Background: Frying is the cooking of food in fat, which involves heat and mass transfer simultaneously. During frying, moisture loss creates cavities or pores as well as passageways in the food. These cavities are known ...
    Subject(s) : Health and food safety and hygiene , Chitosan , Coating , Deep-fat frying , Kurdish cheese nuggets , Mass transfer ,
  • One-dimensional modeling of aquifer contamination using a meshless method 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : S. Bazari; A. Akbarpour; M.J. Zooghi
    Abstract: Background: Water is one of the most important and fundamental needs in the lives of all living creatures. Owing to the recent drought around the world and reduction of surface water resources, groundwater resources are ...
    Subject(s) : Environmental Health Sciences and Engineering , Contamination transmission equation , Ground water , Meshless local petrov-galerkin method , Moving least squares approximation function ,
  • Effects of alginate coating incorporated with Bunium persicum essential oil and Lactoperoxidase system on inoculated Listeria monocytogenes in chicken breast fillets 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : H. Didar; S. Khanzadi; M. Hashemi; M. Azizzadeh
    Abstract: Background: The present study aimed to evaluate the effect of alginate coating incorporated with Bunium persicum essential oil (BPEO) and Lactoperoxidase system (LPOS) individually and in combination to control the growth ...
    Subject(s) : Health and food safety and hygiene , Alginate , Bunium persicum , Chicken meat , Lactoperoxidase , Listeria monocytogenes ,
  • Decolorization of reactive blue 19 from aqueous solutions by electrocoagulation process 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : F.S. Arghavan; M. Nabavian; A. Entezari; S.M. Rahimi; B. Barikbin
    Abstract: Background: Industrial wastewater contains several harmful chemicals, such as textile dyes, that are toxic to human and biological life. Accordingly, the wastewater from textile industry must be treated to minimize hazardous ...
    Subject(s) : Environmental Health Sciences and Engineering , Decolorization , Electrocoagulation , Reactive blue 19 ,
  • The little dispose, the better environment 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : B. Barikbin
    Subject(s) : Environmental Health Sciences and Engineering ,
  • Investigation of the couple burnout and its related factors among couples referring to comprehensive health services centers in marginalized rural areas of Birjand during 2016 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : A. Ahrari; M.R. Miri; A.A. Ramazani; R. Dastjerdi; V. Hamidi Tabas
    Abstract: Background: Couple burnout has an undesirable effect on marital quality. Therefore, the purpose of the present study was to determine couple burn out and its related factors among couples referring to comprehensive health ...
    Subject(s) : Health Education and Promotion , Birjand , Couple burnout , Ghetto ,
  • Fabrication of antibacterial nanofiber substrate using polyethylene terephthalate and copper nitrate to determine the efficiency of submicron particle filtration 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : Sh. Moradi; M. Ranjbarian; F. Goli; A. Gazmeh; A. Sadighzadeh
    Abstract: Background: Surgical masks are usually used to protect surgeons from the transmission of disease and germs, as well as preventing the transmission of infectious agents to the environment and others. The mask may not be a ...
    Subject(s) : Occupational and Industrial Health , Electrospinning , Nanofibers , Efficiency , Pressure drop , Quality factor ,
  • The estimated population size of injecting drug users in Sanandaj during 2015: The capture-recapture method 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health sciences and Technology:;2018:;Volume ( 02 ):;issue: 01::page
    Author : E. Ghaderi; Kh. Rahmani; F. Bidarpoor
    Abstract: Background: The addicts, especially injecting drug users (IDUs), are one of the hard-to-reach groups in society; therefore, it is necessary to estimate the size of their population to conduct harm reduction and other ...
    Subject(s) : Health related sciences , Capture-recapture , Hard-to-reach population , Injecting drug users , Sanandaj ,
  • Factors Related to Treatment Adherence in Type 2 Diabetic People Referring to the Tabriz Diabetes Clinic in 2015: Based on the Health Belief Model 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Ahmad Ali Eslami; Raheleh Soltani; Ahmad Ali Eslami; Ensiyeh Norozi; Mahnaz Motamedi
    Abstract: Background: Treatment adherence is proposed as a challenge in diabetes care. The present study was performed aiming to determine the treatment adherence and factors related to it based on the health belief model Methods: ...
    Subject(s) : Health Education and Promotion , Type 2 Diabetes , Treatment Adherence , Fasting Blood Glucose , HbA1c , Health Belief Model , Self-Care ,
  • Organizational Commitment in the Employees Working in Hospitals Affiliated to the Zabol University of Medical Sciences 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Abbas Ali Ramazani; Samira Elhamirad; Obeidollah Faraji; Abbas Ali Ramazani; Ali Reza Amirabadizadeh
    Abstract: Background: Organizational commitment as an attitude and working method can have beneficial consequences for planning, organizing, increasing the efficiency, high performance, reducing absenteeism and delay, and specialized, ...
    Subject(s) : Health related sciences , Organizational Commitment , Hospital , Zabol ,
  • Perception of middle-aged women in Birjand about osteoarthritis and its preventive behaviors: Application of Health Belief Model (HBM) 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Ensiyeh Norozi; Ensiyeh Norozi; Fatemeh Nazari; Mitra Moodi; Hakimeh Malaki Moghadam
    Abstract: Background: Overriding heart disease, hypertension, and diabetes in prevalence, arthritis stands as the most common disease among the elderly. Studies fail to show a coherent study regarding the knowledge, attitude towards, ...
    Subject(s) : Public Health , Arthritis , Middle-aged women , Perceptions ,
  • Antibiotic Residues in foods; a public Health Hazard 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Tayebeh Zeinali; Tayebeh Zeinali
    Abstract: ---
    Subject(s) : Food safety and hygiene ,
  • Evaluation of prevalence of low back pain and affecting factors in Birjand University of Medical Sciences in 2016 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Maryam Miri; Mitra Moodi; Maryam Miri; Sara Sahranavard
    Abstract: Background: Low back pain is one of the serious health problems in communities. It is the third common cause for medical visits after upper respiratory tract and headache. Based on the studies conducted in this regard, low ...
    Subject(s) : Health Education and Promotion , Low back pain , Employees , Employment history , Physical activities , Birjand ,
  • Epidemiologic survey of dysentery and its related factors in Darmian city during the years 2012-2016 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Abbas Ali Ramazani; Amijn Ahrari; Abbas Ali Ramazani; Saied Hadinasab; Abdorrahim Yaghobi; Vida Hamidi Tabas
    Abstract: Background: Dysentery is an inflammatory bowel disease infected by microorganisms, which invade the intestinal mucosa. Given the high incidence of dysentery in Darmian city, this research was carried out with the aim of ...
    Subject(s) : Public Health , Blood diarrhea , Care system , darmian , Epidemiology ,
  • Evaluation of noise pollution and the efficiency of workers' personal protective equipment in a plastic manufacturing factory in Birjand city 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 03::page
    Author : Mohammad Hamed Hosseini; Mohammad Hamed Hosseini; Mahmood Sadeghi Khorashad
    Abstract: Background: Disturbing noise in a workplace is one of the main harmful occupational factors which has irreparable consequences for the health of workers. Technical evaluation of this problem opens the way to take precautionary ...
    Subject(s) : Environmental Health Sciences and Engineering , Noise pollution , Plastic containers , Protective earmuffs ,
  • Lifestyle of patients with coronary artery disease hospitalized in the heart department of Vali-e-Asr Hospital of Birjand and its association with some cardiovascular risk factors 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 03::page
    Author : Toba Kazemi; Bita Bijari; Toba Kazemi; Morteza Erfanian
    Abstract: Background: Lifestyle modification plays the most important role in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases. This study aims to assess the lifestyle of patients admitted to the cardiology department of Vali-e-Asr Hospital ...
    Subject(s) : Health Education and Promotion , Life style , Cardiovascular disease , Risk factor , Birjand ,
  • A study of fertility trend in the urban and rural areas of Sabzevar during 2002 to 2014: Joinpoint Regression Analysis 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Hadis Barati; Hakimeh Malaki Moghadam; Hossien Fallahzadeh; Hadis Barati
    Abstract: Background: Fertility in Iran has declined dramatically over the last three decades. The rapid decline in fertility in Iran has taken place in all geographical areas and in all social and demographic subgroups. This study ...
    Subject(s) : Health related sciences , Total fertility , Joinpoint regression , Age-specific fertility ,
  • The removal of Cr (VI) from aqueous solution by dried powder of activated sludge: kinetic and equilibrium studies 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 04::page
    Author : Ali Naghizadeh; Masoumeh Ahmadi Ghohaki; Alireza Pourkhbbaz; Maryam Khodadadi; Ali Naghizadeh; Negin Nasseh
    Abstract: Background: Nowadays, different methods are applied for the removal of heavy metals from the aqueous resources that the adsorption process is one of them. The chromium VI is one of the most prevalent contaminants which ...
    Subject(s) : Environmental Health Sciences and Engineering , Bio-sorbent , Wastewater , Adsorption , Chromium(VI) , Isotherm ,
  • A comparison of health behavior and its effective factors in the students of primary schools with and without health educators in Zirkouh County 2015-2016 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 03::page
    Author : Zoya Tahergorabi; Iman Moosaei; Mitra Moodi; Hakimeh Malaki Moghadam; Seyed Yoosef Javadmoosavi; Aazam Majdi; Zoya Tahergorabi
    Abstract: Background: School health involves all activities aimed at providing, maintaining and promoting students’ health. The health educator is responsible for providing of health services in schools. The aim of this study ...
    Subject(s) : Public Health , Health Behavior , Students , School Health Educator , Primary Schools ,
  • An enquiry into the safety culture of workers in Gonabad stonecutting industry and its relation with workers’ demographic characteristics in 2014 

    Type: Journal Paper
    Source: Journal of Health Sciences and Technology:;2017:;Volume ( 01 ):;issue: 03::page
    Author : Abdollah Gholami; Abdollah Gholami; Ali Alemi; Davood Eskandari; Hossein Rahdar; Gholam Heidar Teimori; Javad Sajedifar; Esmaeil Saeedi
    Abstract: Background: The safety culture in an organization reflects the overall attitude of the organization towards safety. Positive safety culture is a factor that commits all workers to play a part in their own safety and that ...
    Subject(s) : Occupational and Industrial Health , Safety Culture , Stonecutting Industry , Demographic Characteristics , Safety Culture Questionnaire ,

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