Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Designing and Evaluating the Validity and Reliability of the Persian Gambling Disorder Screening Questionnaire

Masoomeh Maarefvand; Maral Mardaneh-Jobehdar; Maziyar Ghiabi; Hossein Rafimanesh; Ayoub Mohammadi; Zohreh Morshedi; Milad Ajami; Jagdish Khubchandani; Samaneh Hosseinzadeh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , Summer 2019, , Pages 110-119

  Background: Gambling disorder (GD) and substance use disorder (SUD) have mutual impact and each couldaggravate the effects of the other. This is the first study on GD among Iranian substance users to develop andvalidate a GD Screening Questionnaire-Persian (GDSQ-P).Methods: Iranian male adults (n = 503) ...  Read More

2. Development and Psychometric Assessment of the Methadone Therapy Experiences Questionnaire among Patients under Treatment

Saeideh Homaei; Nabi Bannazadeh; Farzaneh Roaei; Hassan Ziaaddini

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 183-191

  Background: Patient experiences play an important role in the quality of health care and gathering patients’ experiences is common as part of quality measurement in health care. The present study was carried out with the aim of developing and psychometric analysis of the methadone therapy experiences ...  Read More

3. The Validity and Reliability of the Persian Version of Nomophobia Questionnaire

Forouzan Elyasi; Bahareh Hakimi; Parisa Islami-Parkoohi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 231-241

  Background: Nomophobia is the fear of being disconnected from one’s mobile phone, prevailing in modern area. To the best of our knowledge, no Persian psychometric scales are available for investigating nomophobia among Iranians. Therefore, we here aimed to translate and validate the Nomophobia ...  Read More