Editorial
29/10/2016
Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari
Review Article
19/9/2016
Mohammad Moradi-Joo, Sahar Mohabbat-Bahar, Saeed Heidari, Sayed Hossein Davoodi, Sepideh Gareh Sheyklo, Mohammad-Esmaeil Akbari
Metformin has been used for diabetic patients. This medicine might decrease the risk of breast cancer. The main objective of this article was to determine the breast cancer risk in diabetic patients and its association with metformin and sulfonylurea.In order to gather evidences, main databases [MEDLINE, PubMed, ... read more
Review Article
18/10/2016
Nasim Khorshidian, Mojtaba Yousefi Asli, Hedayat Hosseini, Mahdi Shadnoush, Amir Mohammad Mortazavian
Nowadays, it has been proved that there is a relation between dietary habits and incidence of different types of cancers. Consumption of processed foods exposes human to a wide range of toxicants such as heterocyclic aromatic amines, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, acrylamide and nitrosamines that have mutagenic and ... read more
Research Article
18/9/2016
Morteza Hashemian, Mohammadreza Aflatoonian, Behnaz Aflatoonian, Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari, Atieh Akbari
Normally, surgery is the first choice of treatment for breast cancer which brings about side effects as chronic pain. Post mastectomy pain syndrome (PMPS) is one of the most prevalent side effects in breast cancer survivors as a chronic neuropathic pain lasting more than three months. The ... read more
Research Article
18/9/2016
Marzieh Badinloo, Saeed Esmaeili Mahani
PI3K/Akt/mTOR would be an important intracellular signal pathway which has found to be over-activated in neoplasia. Here, the combination effect of LY294002 (PI3K inhibitor) and rapamycine (mTOR inhibitor) has evaluated in different human lung cancer cell lines. read more
Research Article
19/9/2016
Fatemeh Mezginejad, Fatemeh Haghighi, Mahmoodreza Behravan, Bita Bijari
Cancer is ranked as the third leading cause of death in Iran. Today, more than 20 million people worldwide suffer from this disease. By the year 2030, this number is predicted to reach 75 million. Regarding the importance of cancer and its outbreak and different age patterns ... read more
Research Article
2/10/2016
Mokhtar Soheylizad, Salman Khazaei, Somayeh Khazaei, Shahab Rezaeian
This study aimed to identify the role of HDI in the incidence and mortality rates of lung cancer (LC) worldwide. Data about the incidence and mortality rate of LC for the year 2012 was obtained from the global cancer project for 172 countries. Data about the HDI ... read more
Research Article
28/9/2016
Ali Taghizadeh Kermani, Rosita Vakili, Samaneh Dadkhah, Amir Hossein Jafarian, Reza Bagheri
HER-2/neu overexpression has been reported in various human cancers and identified as a significant predictor of poor survival. In this study HER-2/neu overexpression and its associations with clinicopathological characteristics were evaluated in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC).This cross-sectional study was performed on 64 patients with ... read more
Research Article
28/9/2016
Sayede Mahboobeh Hosseini, Mir Taher Mousavi, Hassan Rafiee, Salah Eddin Karimi
Nowadays, research about quality of life in breast cancer patients is so important, because of progress in treatment procedure in health science. Brest cancer influences quality of life aspects and disrupts social relationships. This creates recluse lifestyle and speeds up disease trend.The aim of this study was ... read more
Research Article
1/10/2016
Naimeh Seyedfatemi, Marjan Mardani Hamooleh, Leili Borimnejad, Mamak Tahmasebi
Palliative care is an important part of effective cancer careThe purpose of our study was to explore the lived experiences of nurses providing psychological palliative care for cancer patients in Iran.A hermeneutic phenomenological study was performed. We interviewed 11 oncology nurses to understand their lived experiences in ... read more
Research Article
5/10/2016
Ali Ghanbariasad, Mojgan Bandehpour, Bahram Kazemi
Suicide gene therapy is one of the modern methods of cancer treatment. However, transmission for tumor cells is one of the main challenges to overcome. Hypoxia is a common phenomenon in solid tumors that lead to changes in tumors microenvironment. Hypoxia-responsive element sequences are regulatory sequences that ... read more
Case Report
15/8/2016
R K Spartacus, Rajan Paliwal, Rohitashwa Dana, Shwetha Mutha, Prashant Bhatt, Anees Malavat
Anorectal melanoma is a rare and aggressive malignancy. Patients commonly present with advanced or metastatic disease.We report the case of a 60-year-old man who presented with constipation and per rectal bleeding. Abdominal CT scan showed metastasis in liver and spleen along with disease spread in inguinal, iliac ... read more
Case Report
19/9/2016
Fahimeh Rashidi Maybodi, Fatemeh Owlia, Mohammad-Hassan Akhavan Karbassi, Ali-Reza Navab Azam
Eosinophilic Granuloma (EG) is one of the subsets of langerhans cell histiocytosis Oral presentation may comprise multiple alveolar lesions accompanied by bleeding, gingival inflammation and teeth mobility ,which may encourage patients to seek a dentist.In this report, a case of an 18 year old male patient with ... read more

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