Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
A Comparative Study of Vaginal, Sublingual, Buccal Misoprostol in Induction of Labor in Term Pregnancy

Razieh Akbari; Ezat-Sadat Haj-seyed Javadi; Zahra Panahi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 May 2023

  Background and Objective: The aim of labor induction is to stimulate uterine contractions before the spontaneous onset of labor, resulting in vaginal delivery. Misoprostol is used off-label for a variety of indications in the practice of obstetrics and gynecology. Regarding the importance and lack of ...  Read More

Maternal Fetal Medicine
Correlation of Apgar score and umbilical artery pH in full-term newborns delivered by Caesarean section due to decreased fetal heart rate

Zahra Panahi; Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh; Soudabeh Kazemi Aski,; Saeede Eslami Khotbesara; Mamak Shariat; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Razieh Akbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 May 2023

  Introduction: Despite the high efficacy of the Apgar score to find respiratory distress, a low Apgar score doesn’t necessarily indicate fetal hypoxia-asphyxia. Umbilical Artery pH (UApH) is one the best indicator of fetal hypoxia. Therefore it’s so beneficial to consider these criteria and ...  Read More

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maternal Health Literacy and Pregnancy Outcomes: Does any Association Exist?

Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Zahra Panahi; Azam Tarafdari Manshadi; Saeed Soltani; Razieh Akbari; Mahdieh Parsapur

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January and February 2023, , Pages 68-75

  Background & Objective: Social factors which are integrated with health status are considered crucial in pregnancy morbidity. Mothers with a developed level of health literacy (HL) experience a lower risk of preterm delivery. This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between maternal HL ...  Read More

A Rare Case of Mortality Following Heparin-induced Necrotizing Skin Lesions as Thromboprophylaxis After Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

Maryam Deldar Pasikhani; Fahimeh Ghotbizadeh; Razieh Akbari; Mahshid Shooshtari; Atieh Pajouhi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , September and October 2019, , Pages 151-154

  Background & Objective: Anticoagulant therapy has been used for the prevention and treatment of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism. Heparin-induced necrotizing skin lesion is a serious complication that can be potentially life-threatening. Case Report: We report a 55-year-old female presenting ...  Read More