Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Correlates of Alcohol Consumption and Drug Injection among Homeless Youth: A Case Study in the Southeast of Iran

Abolfazl Hosseinnataj; Abbas Bahrampour; Mohammad Reza Baneshi; Samira Poormorovat; Glayol Ardalan; Farzaneh Zolala; Naser Nasiri; Jasem Zarei; Ghazal Mousavian; Abedin Iranpour; Hamid Sharifi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 207-215

  Background: Alcohol use and drug injection are prevalent among homeless youths. The aim of this study wasto identify the associated factors of alcohol consumption and drug injection among homeless youths aged18-29 years.Methods: Data on 202 homeless youths (111 males and 91 females) were collected using ...  Read More

2. Development of Risk-Taking Tendency Tool for High School Students

Ali Bahramnejad; Abedin Iranpour; Mashallah Karbakhsh; Nouzar Nakhaee

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 237-242

  Background: Adolescence is the age of increased sensation-seeking and risk-taking. To prevent such behaviors, the adolescent tendency to engage in high-risk behaviors must be measureable. This study aimed to develop a questionnaire about risk-taking tendencies among Iranian students.Methods: This study ...  Read More

3. Pattern of Substance Use and Related Factors in Male Prisoners

Ali Khalooei; Mohammadreza Mashayekhi-Dowlatabad; Mohammad Reza Rajabalipour; Abedin Iranpour

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2016, , Pages 227-234

  Background: Prisoner’s addiction is one of the major problems in many countries which imposes very high medical costs and social harm to communities. This study investigated the pattern of substance use and related factors in male prisoners in one of the prisons in southeastern Iran.Methods: This cross-sectional ...  Read More

4. Development and Psychometric Properties of Risk and Protective Factors of Substance Use ‎Scale in Iran: An Application of Social Development Model

Abedin Iranpour; Ensiyeh Jamshidi; Nouzar Nakhaee; Ali Akbar Haghdoost; Davoud Shojaeizadeh; Mehrdad Eftekhar-Ardabili; Hassan Eftekhar-Ardabili

Volume 7, 3-4 , Summer 2015, , Pages 117-129

  Background: Substance use is a growing public health problem among adolescents. In the lack of a valid and reliable instrument based on social development model (SDM), this study aimed to develop risk and protective factors of substance use scale based on SDM to determine risk and protective factors ...  Read More