International Journal of Cancer Management

  • ISSN: 2538-497X 2538-4422
  • Email: editor@ijcancerprevention.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Cancer Research Center (CRC), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
International Journal of Cancer Management: Dec 2017, 10 (12), 13 articles.
Review Article
31/12/2017
Sahar Sahafi, Mahsa Esfahani, Azadeh Moghaddas
Epididymis is highly rich by L-carnitine (LC), which serves as a protectant agent for the oxidation process and also has key roles in energy production and motility enhancement. Progress in cancer survivor beside dramatic increase in cancer prevalence has led to universal interest for fertility preservation in ... read more
Review Article
31/12/2017
Siamak Sandoghchian Shotorbani, Behzad Baradarn, Hamideh Herizchi Ghadim, Zohreh Babaloo, Leila Sadat-Hatamnezhad, Armaghan Ghareaghaji-Zare, Babak Sandoghchian Shotorbani, Hamideh Azimi
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) have recently been found to be important targets for cancer therapy in innate immunity. Such molecules are highly expressed in a wide variety of tumor cells and play an important role in immune responses, such as apoptosis.We searched PubMed, Medline, Scopus and google scholar databases ... read more
Research Article
29/12/2017
Ziba Veisi Malekshahi, Masoumeh Rajabibazl, Walead Ebrahimizadeh, Jafar Amani, Babak Negahdari
Colorectal cancer is the major cause of death worldwide. Recently, cancer immunotherapy has been used in cancer prevention and treatment which has led to immune system response to cancerous cells and their elimination. Recent studies were conducted to specifically target tumor marker to design vaccine.Here, we designed ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Batoul Bahrami, Ali Mashhadi, Hossein Kareshki, Abdollah Bahrami
The present study was conducted with the aim of investigating the mediating roles of the cognitive emotion regulation strategies (CERS) and goal adjustment in relationship between personality characteristics and quality of life of patients with cancer.The method of this study was a descriptive-explanatory one. The population of ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Amir Hossein Goudarzian, Fatemeh Zamani, Mahdi Babaei Hatkehlouei, Masoumeh Bagheri Nesami, Sima Beik
The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between self-care and pain control in patients with cancer.In this cross-sectional study (October to December, 2015) 380 cancer patients were admitted to one of the hospitals affiliated to Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences (Sari, Iran) entered to the study ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Saeedeh Mir Mohammadi Rad, Mohsen Bakhshandeh, Mahmoud Reza Aghamiri, Marzieh Rohani-Rassf, Mona Malekzadeh Moghani, Alireza Khoshghadam, Ehsan Akbari Hamed
Acute toxicities in patients with prostate cancer who accede to radiation therapy usually affect the patients’ quality of life and these toxicities are sometimes dose limiting.This study was performed to determine the efficacy and safety of celecoxib together with radiation therapy.Forty prostate cancer patients undergoing external beam ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Seyed-Mehdi Hashemi, Masoud Sadeghi, Abdolbaset Vahedi Tabas, Salehoddin Bouya, Hosein Ali Danesh, Alireza Khazaei, Abolghasem Allahyari
Zinc (Zn) and Selenium (Se) are trace minerals that have high anti-cancer and chemopreventive properties.This study aimed at evaluating the serum levels of both elements in women with breast cancer (BC) compared with control group and the correlation of them with risk factors of BC.In a case-control ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Reza Shahsiah, Samaneh Salarvand, Rosa Miri, Reza Ghalehtaki, Nasser Rakhshani
Microsatellite instability, the main genetic element in HNPCC syndrome, is associated with a number of cancers, including ovarian epithelial carcinomas. These cancers have distinct characteristics compared to non-MSI related ones.The present study aims at determining the prevalence of microsatellite instability in ovarian carcinomas and their associated factors ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Mahdi Aghili, Farshid Farhan, Mohammad Babaei, Reza Ghalehtaki, Maysa Yamrali, Borna Farazmand, Nima Mousavi Darzikolaei, Esmaeil Asadi Khameneh, Mandana Seyyed Soleymani, Mohammadsadegh Fazeli, Amir Keshvari, Mohammadkazem Nouritaromlou, Peiman Haddad
Colorectal carcinoma is one of most common cancers in Iran with increasing incidence. The mean age of the affected is decreasing. With progresses in multimodality treatment, we witnessed improved prognosis in colorectal cancers.This study aimed at evaluating the outcomes of patients with rectal adenocarcinoma treated with neoadjuvant ... read more
Research Article
31/12/2017
Sanaz Tabarestani, Marzieh Motallebi, Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari, Mona Malekzadeh Moghani, Leyla Shojaee
Breast cancer is the most frequent malignancy in Iranian women. Pathogenic mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes account for 20% to 25% of familial breast cancer. BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation frequencies differ considerably among various geographic regions and ethnicities. Most studies have primarily used Caucasian populations to ... read more
Case Report
31/12/2017
Amir Saied Seddighi, Afsoun Seddighi, Nikouei Amir, Mohseni Kabir Nima
Epidermoid cysts (ECs) are rare, slow growing tumors which usually affect lumbosacral area as an extramedullary lesion and mostly associated with spinal malformations. In this report we describe a very rare case of multi-segmental intramedullary EC.A 42- year-old male presented with low back pain and paresthesia of ... read more
Case Report
31/12/2017
Bijan Pirnia, Kambiz Pirnia, Maryam Teimouri, Parisa Kolahi
The research evidence supports the effectiveness of acupuncture as an alternative or supplementary therapy for back pain and some of musculoskeletal pains. On the other hand, the use of opioids in the management of cancer pain is common. The effectiveness of acupuncture on the amount of pain ... read more
Letter
31/12/2017
Mahmoud Reza Khalatbari, Yashar Moharamzad