Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. A Study on the Pattern of Self-reported Tobacco Addiction in Hypertensive Patients in Gujarat, India

Amrita Sarkar; Debjit Roy; Meet Chauhan; Naresh R. Makwana; Dipesh V. Parmar; Sudha Yadav

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Spring 2019, , Pages 35-42

Abstract
  Background: Both hypertension (HTN) and tobacco addiction pose a threat to the health, environment, and socioeconomic status (SES) of the people. When tobacco use disorder exists in people with HTN, it hastens the disease progress and causes early complications. The present study aimed to study the knowledge ...  Read More

2. Potential Effect of Opium Consumption on Controlling Diabetes and Some Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Diabetic Patients

Najmeh Rahimi; Mohamad Hossain Gozashti; Hamid Najafipour; Mostafa Shokoohi; Hamid Marefati

Volume 6, 1-2 , Winter 2014, , Pages 1-6

Abstract
  Background: Due to this belief that opium may have beneficial effects on diabetes or cardiovascular risk factors, the present study aimed to assess the potential and possible effects of opium consumption on diabetes control and some cardiovascular risk factors in diabetic patients. Methods: This study ...  Read More