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. Since 2017, JRHS is published electronically.

JRHS is a peer-reviewed, scientific multidisciplinary journal in the field of public health, publishing contributions from Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, Occupational Health, Environmental Health, Health Education, Preventive and Social Medicine. We do not publish qualitative research.

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


JRHS is indexed by:

Web of Science - Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)

Medline: www.Pubmed.org

Scopus: www.scopus.com

EMBASE: www.embase.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

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.

http://jrhs.umsha.ac.ir/public/site/images/noornejad/annual_report_2_640


Vol 18, No 2 (2018): Spring

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Assessment of the Efficacy of Physical Activity Level and Lifestyle Behavior Interventions Applying Social Cognitive Theory for Overweight and Obese Girl Adolescents PDF
Mohammad Bagherniya, Firoozeh Mostafavi Darani, Manoj Sharma, Mohammad Reza Maracy, Ramesh Allipour Birgani, Golnaz Ranjbar, Ali Taghipour, Mohammad Safraian, Seyed Ali Keshavarz
Predicting Physical Activity Behavior in African American Females: Using Multi Theory Model PDF
Traci Hayes, Vinayak K. Nahar, Manoj Sharma
Food Insecurity and Primary School Girl Students' Intelligence Quotients: A Case-Control Study PDF
Ahmad Reza Dorosty Motlagh, Peivasteh Safarpour, Milad Daneshi Maskooni, Mostafa Hosseini, Farzaneh Ranjbar Noshari
A Comparison between Decision Tree and Random Forest in Determining the Risk Factors Associated with Type 2 Diabetes PDF
Habibollah Esmaily, Maryam Tayefi, Hassan Doosti, majid Ghayour-Mobarhan, Hossein Nezami, Alireza Amirabadizadeh
Self-Reported and Network Scale-Up Estimates of Substance Use Prevalence among University Students in Kerman, Iran PDF
Razieh Zahedi, Alireza Noroozi, Ahmad Hajebi, Ali Akbar Haghdoost, Mohammad Reza Baneshi, Hamid Sharifi, Ali Mirzazadeh
Bullying Among Tunisian Middle School Students: the Prevalence, Psychosocial Associated Factors and Perceived Involvement of Parents, Teachers and Classmates PDF
Jihene Sahli, Menel Mellouli, Meriam El Ghardallou, Manel Limam, Mouna Gallas, Asma Ammar, Ali Mtiraoui, Thouraya Nebli Ajmi, Chekib Zedini
Measuring and Explaining Socioeconomic Inequalities in Public Healthcare Utilization in Western Iran: Evidence from a Cross-sectional Survey PDF
Shahab Rezaeian, Mohammad Hajizadeh, Satar Rezaei, Sina Ahmadi, Ali Kazemi Karyani, Yahya Salimi
Effect of Alcohol Use on Injection and Sexual Behavior among People Who Inject Drugs in Tehran, Iran: A Coarsened Exact Matching Approach
Mehdi Noroozi, Brandon D.L. Marshall, Alireza Noroozi, Bahram Armoon, Hamid Sharifi, Mostafa Qorbani, Mohammad Abbasi, Mohammad Rafi Bazrafshan


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