Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Comparison of Buprenorphine and Buprenorphine/naloxone in Detoxification of Opioid-dependent Men

Hassan Ziaaddini; Shima Heshmati; Maryam Chegeni; Mahboobeh Mousavi-Ramezanzade; Shahrzad Mazhari

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 269-275

  Background: Buprenorphine sublingual tablets are now available in Iran for opioid detoxification in clinics. Aim of the present study was to compare the efficiency of buprenorphine with buprenorphine/naloxone in short-term detoxification in a group of Iranian male opioid-dependent patients. Methods:A ...  Read More

2. Evaluation of the Prevalence of Drug Abuse and Smoking in Parents of ‎Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Nooshin Parvaresh; Shahrzad Mazhari; Neda Mohamadi; Najmeh Mohamadi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 41-48

  Background: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects 5% of children. In addition to pharmacotherapy, non-drug treatments such as appropriate parenting are also very important in the treatment of these children. Diagnosis and treatment of parents with psychiatric disorders and substance ...  Read More

3. Assessment of Cognitive Functions in Methadone Maintenance Patients

Shahrzad Mazhari; Zeinab Keshvari; Abdolreza Sabahi; Shirin Mottaghian

Volume 7, 3-4 , Summer 2015, , Pages 109-116

  Background: Methadone maintenance has received little scientific attention regarding neurocognitive effects. This study is aimed to assess the neuropsychological performance of methadone maintenance patients (MMP) compared to those healthy controls. Methods: Thirty-five MMP and 35 healthy controls, matched ...  Read More

4. Frequency of Psychiatric Disorders in Children of Opioid or Methamphetamine-Dependent ‎Patients

Noushin Parvaresh; Shahrzad Mazhari; Maryam Nazari

Volume 7, 3-4 , Summer 2015, , Pages 140-148

  Background: Addiction is one of the main problems of human societies, which is more common in developing countries. In addition, it causes to personal and social problems and family problem. The aim of this study was to examine the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in children 5-15 years old of opioid ...  Read More

5. A Study of the Sexual Function, Sleep, and Weight Status of Patients after 6 Months of ‎Methadone Maintenance Treatment

Noushin Parvaresh‎; Abdol Reza Sabahi; Shahrzad Mazhari; Hoda Gilani

Volume 7, 1-2 , Winter 2015, , Pages 24-29

  Background: Methadone is a synthetic opioid and receptor agonist morphine; thus, its consumption has the effects and side effects of opioid. Methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) is used as an alternative treatment for people who are suffering from substance abuse and do not have the ability to withdraw. ...  Read More

6. A Study of the Prevalence of Psychiatric Disorders in‏ ‏Patients with ‎Methamphetamine-Induced Psychosis

Mahin Eslami-Shahrbabaki; Alireza Fekrat; Shahrzad Mazhari

Volume 7, 1-2 , Winter 2015, , Pages 37-46

  Background: The abuse of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances such as amphetamines and ecstasy has had a growing trend. Tachycardia, increased blood pressure, hallucinations, panic attacks, and psychosis are the negative effects of methamphetamine abuse. The present study aimed to assess psychiatric ...  Read More

7. The Correlation between Methadone Dosage and Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders in Patients on Methadone Maintenance Treatment

Nooshin Parvaresh; Arman Masoudi; Shiva Majidi; Shahrzad Mazhari

Volume 4, 1-2 , Summer 2012, , Pages 1-8

  Background: Methadone Maintenance Treatment is a useful method for opioid dependents, which results in harm reduction and increased quality of life in opioid dependents. The prevalence of psychiatric disorders in addicts is higher than in the general population which can interfere with the course and ...  Read More