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

2014 Issue 3:

9%

3.0 months

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Vol 14, No 3 (2014): Summer

Cover Page


In Press

Table of Contents

Original Articles

The Effect of Six-Week Aerobic Training Program on Cardiovascular Fitness, Body Composition and Mental Health among Female Students PDF HTML
Fateme Ghorbani, Rashid Heidarimoghadam, Manoochehr Karami, Kamelia Fathi, Vazgen Minasian, Mohammad Ebrahim Bahram
Intimate Partner Violence against Women in Nepal: An Analysis through Individual, Empowerment, Family and Societal Level Factors
Dalal Koustuv, Wang Shumei, Leif Svanström

Brief Reports

Modifiable Lifestyle Risk Factors and Metabolic Syndrome: Opportunities for a Web-Based Preventive Program PDF HTML
Leila Jahangiry, Davoud Shojaeizadeh, Ali Montazeri, Mahdi Najafi, Kazem Mohammad, Mahdieh Abbasalizad Farhangi


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 81 38380292, Fax: +98 81 38380509

E-mail: jrhs@umsha.ac.ir