Association of depression with malnutrition in hemodialysis patients

Mohsen Taghavi; Seyyed Ali Keshavarz; Alireza Hoveyda; Asal Ataie-Jafari

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 14-18

  Chronic renal failure (CKD) is a progressive and irreversible disease that in the final stages (ESRD), the person forever needs kidney replacement therapy such as hemodialysis. Protein-energy malnutrition is very common among hemodialysis patients and depression is also very common in these patients. ...  Read More

The association of dietary inflammatory index and obesity phenotypes in women

Negin Haji-Hosseini-Gazestani; Seyyed Ali Keshavarz; Firoozeh Hosseini-Esfahani; Asal Ataie-Jafari

Volume 3, Issue 3 , September 2020, , Pages 19-24

  Obesity, as a chronic inflammation, is one of the most important health problems in the world. Increased central obesity is associated with increased inflammation. Diet plays a major role in regulating inflammation. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between dietary inflammatory ...  Read More

The validity of a bioelectrical impedance analyzer, Xiaomi MI scale 2, for measurement of body composition

Yasaman Alidadi; Melika Metanati; Asal Ataie-Jafari

Volume 2, Issue 2 , November 2019, , Pages 36-38

  The purpose of this study was to evaluate the validity of a BIA device, Xiaomi MI, against X-scan plus 970. A total of 30 university students and employees (18 women and 12 men) aged between 19 and 50 years were selected. Weight and body composition were measured using Xiaomi MI and X-scan plus 970. ...  Read More