International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

  • ISSN: 2251-872X 2251-8711
  • Email: editor@jhrba.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: quarterly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction
Review Article
10/10/2016
Mansour Karajibani, Farzaneh Montazerifar, Abdurrashid Khazaei Feizabad
This study was a systematic review that aimed to extract published articles regarding oxidant and antioxidants status in opium addiction by searching in PubMed, Google Scholar engine, SID, and Magiran databases.Sixty-six published articles were investigated in this review, which were selected from studies among the Iranian society ... read more
Research Article
6/9/2016
Hamid Ravaghi, Hamed Zandian, Parvin Afsar Kazerooni, Mojhgan Sabet, Hakimeh Mostafavi, Minoo Alipouri Sakha
In Iran, the most common mode of HIV transmission among male intravenous drug users is sharing injection needles and syringes.Harm reduction initiatives, as a way of reducing the burden of this problem , are a set of policies and programs which attempt primarily to reduce the adverse ... read more
Research Article
26/9/2016
Babak Moeini, Seyyed Mohammad Mehdi Hazavehei, Iraj Zareban , Amirabbas Mousali, Saeid Bashiriyan, Ali Reza Soltanian , Vahid Kafami
Sexual risk behaviors are the most important risky behaviors that put individuals and the society at risk of serious infectious diseases such as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and viral Hepatitis, considering the high prevalence of unsafe sexual behavior.The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of ... read more
Research Article
14/11/2016
Zoi Tsimtsiou, Foteini Dantsi, Zafiria Sekeri, Nikolaos Trikoilis, Panagiotis Nanos
Little is known regarding the Internet activities of children, although Internet habits and pathological usage have been previously described in adolescents.This study aimed in describing Internet use in both primary and secondary school children in order to early detect habits with high risks of developing pathological Internet ... read more
Research Article
10/10/2016
Selim Gunuc
Internet and digital game addictions can be seen mostly amongst adolescents, although it is possible to see individuals at all ages suffering from these problems. According to international literature, the prevalence of Internet and digital game addictions amongst adolescents increased in several countries.This study tried to seek ... read more
Research Article
12/11/2016
Anahita Alizadeh, Masoumeh Zheani Asoudeh, Fatemeh Abdi, Mohammad Moshiri, Mahdi Balali Mood, Leila Etemad
Poisoning is dangerous and common in children. We evaluated the epidemiological pattern of acute pediatric poisoning and its recent changes in Mashhad.The current study aimed to evaluate the epidemiological pattern and recent changes of APP in Mashhad city during 2011- 2013.This cross sectional/descriptive study was performed based ... read more
Research Article
12/11/2016
Jairo N. Fuertes, Stephanie R. Grindell, Michael Kestenbaum, Bernard Gorman
Risk-taking behaviors are common and, unabated, can lead to serious consequences, such as unintended pregnancies, sexually transmitted infections, drug and alcohol abuse, injuries, and death. Despite their prevalence and consequences, the psychological determinants underlying these behaviors are not well understood.The study aimed to evaluated the role of ... read more
Research Article
16/10/2016
Maryam Lashkaripour, Amir Adibi, Farzaneh Farajian Mashhadi, Alireza Dashipour
Using methamphetamine and its dependence is a serious public health problem worldwide. In Iran about 50% of hospital beds are occupied due to psychosis or mental disorder complications related to methamphetamine dependence, which seriously affects patients’ admission to psychiatric hospitals.The current study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness ... read more
Research Article
6/9/2016
Ali Salami, Fatima Karaki, Wissam H. Joumaa
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and Diabetic Nephropathy (DN) are currently a major public health threat.The objective of this paper is to define the leading causes of CKD and DN and their complications among Lebanese patients.In this study, 380 hemodialysis patients were included, regardless of their socioeconomic status ... read more
Research Article
6/9/2016
Moslem Rajabi, Nour-Mohammad Bakhshani, Mohammad Reza Saravani, Sajad Khanjani, Mohammad Javad Bagian
Bullying among students is a problem with severe and unpleasant consequences for victims.This research studied the effectiveness of cognitive-behavioral group therapy on coping strategies and in reducing anxiety, depression, and physical complaints in student victims.This quasi-experimental study was conducted with a pretest-posttest control group. Data was collected ... read more
Brief Report
10/10/2016
Mohammad Ghaderi Rammazi, Hamidreza Dehghan, Abbas Abolghasemi
Students with learning disabilities, in comparison to normal students, have relatively more problems.The aim of the present study is to compare the social support, aggression and self-injurious behaviors in students with and without learning disabilities.All students with and without learning disabilities from secondary schools of Ardabil, Iran ... read more
Letter
10/5/2016
Maurizio Coppola, Raffaella Mondola
Letter
29/8/2016
Asiyeh Pirzadeh, Firoozeh Mostafavi

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