Journal of Research in Health Sciences

The Journal of Research in Health Sciences (JRHS) is the official journal of the School of Public Health; Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, which is published quarterly.

JRHS is a peer-reviewed, scientific multidisciplinary journal in the field of public health, publishing contributions from Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, Occupational Health, Ergonomics & Safety, Environmental Health, Health Education, Health Services Management, Preventive and Social Medicine.

ISSN Print: 2228-7795, Online: 2228-7809


JRHS is indexed by and abstracted by:

Medline: www.Pubmed.org

Scopus: www.scopus.com

EMBASE: www.embase.com

CINAHI (EBSCO Publishing): www.ebscohost.com

WHO-EMRO Index Medicus: www.emro.who.int/library/imjournals

Index Copernicus International: www.indexcopernicus.com

CABI (Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International): www.cabi.org

DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals): www.doaj.org

ISC (Islamic World Science Citation Center): www.isc.gov.ir

Iranian Magazine Database: www.magiran.com

SID (Scientific Information Database): www.sid.ir

JRHS is also approved by the Iranian Committee on Publishing of Biomedical Journal of the Ministry of Health and Medical Education.

Recent publications

Acceptance Rate

Duration from receipt to acceptance

2010 Issue 1:

24%

5.9 months

2010 Issue 2:

29%

3.8 months

2011 Issue 1:

26%

3.3 months

2011 Issue 2:

32%

3.4 months

2012 Issue 1:

30%

2.4 months

2012 Issue 2:

16%

2.9 months

2013 Issue 1:

22%

2.4 months

2013 Issue 2:

25%

2.6 months

2014 Issue 1:

15%

2.7 months

2014 Issue 2:

11%

2.4 months

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Vol 14, No 2 (2014): Spring

Cover Page


In Press

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Prevalence and Factors Associated with Methamphetamine Use among Adult Substance Abusers PDF HTML
Majid Barati, Mohammad Ahmadpanah, Alireza Soltanian
Performance Catalytic Ozonation over the Carbosieve in the Removal of Toluene from Waste Air Stream PDF HTML
Mohammad Reza Samarghandi, Seyed Alireza Babaee, Mohammad Ahmadian, Ghorban Asgari, Farshid Ghorbani Shahna, Ali Poormohammadi
Epidemiology and Trend of Cancer in Yazd, a Central Province of Iran, 2005-2009 PDF HTML
Mahmood Vakili, Azar Pirdehghan, Meisam Adimi, Mohamadreza Sadeghian, Mohsen Akhondi

Brief Reports

The Association of the Transitions in Smoking Stages with Prevalence of Cigarette Smoking in the Classes and Schools: A Longitudinal Study PDF HTML
Asghar MohammadPoorasl, Saharnaz Nedjat, Ali Fakhari, Akbar Fotouhi


JRHS Office:

School of Public Health, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Shaheed Fahmideh Ave. Hamadan, Islamic Republic of Iran

Postal code: 6517838695, PO box: 65175-4171

Tel: +98 811 8380292, Fax: +98 811 8380509

E-mail: jrhs@umsha.ac.ir