Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Does Smoking Cessation Improve Oral Health-related Quality of Life? A Pilot Study

Raha Habibagahi; Nader Navabi; Maryam Alsadat Hashemipour; Atefeh Hashemzehi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 167-174

  Background: Smoking tobacco is a significant health problem for humankind. Cigarettes could affect people’slife from socioeconomic and psychosomatic aspects. The oral cavity is the first orifice through which cigarettesmoke enters the body. Thus, it is directly exposed to cigarettes and their harmful ...  Read More

2. Effectiveness of Religious-Spiritual Group Therapy on Spiritual Health and Quality of Life in Methadone-treated Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mehdi Yaghubi; Mohammad Abdekhoda; Samira Khani

Volume 11, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 156-164

  Background: Spirituality is one of the most important factors that can contribute to the recovery of substanceuse disorder (SUD). The objective of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of the religious-spiritual grouptherapy on the spiritual health and the quality of life in methadone-treated patients.Methods: ...  Read More

3. Effectiveness of Mindfulness-based Relapse Prevention on Quality of Life and Craving in Methadone-treated Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mehdi Yaghubi; Fatemeh Zargar

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 250-259

  Background: Quality of life (QOL) is always considered as a final consequence of clinical trials, interventions, and health care. The results of studies indicate that addiction leads to lower QOL. However, studies have been conducted on the effectiveness of mindfulness-based interventions on improving ...  Read More

4. Route of Drug Abuse and Its Impact on Oral Health-Related Quality of Life among Drug Addicts

Aditi Sharma; Simarpreet Singh; Anmol Mathur; Vikram Pal Aggarwal; Neha Gupta; Diljot Kaur Makkar; Manu Batra; Deeksha Gijwani

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 145-155

  Background: Various studies have tested quality of life (QOL) among drug addicts, however very few have reported any association between oral health-related quality of life (OHRQOL) and mode of drug administration among drug addicts. Hence, the present study was conducted aiming to evaluate the impact ...  Read More

5. Effectiveness of Positive Thinking Skills Training on the Hope and Quality of Life of Drug-Dependent People

Narges Mohammad-Najar; Elaheh Khoshnevis; Prinaz Banisi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 120-128

  Background: The increase of hope and quality of life (QOL) can play a significant role in improving the mental health of drug addicts. Accordingly, the present study aimed to determine the effectiveness of positive thinking skills training on hope and QOL of drug-dependent people.Methods: The present ...  Read More