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 publication which is produced quarterly and is a multidisciplinary journal in the field of public health, publishing contributions from Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, Occupational Health, Environmental Health, Health Education, and Preventive and Social Medicine.

We do not publish clinical trials, nursing studies, animal studies, qualitative studies, nutritional studies, health insurance, and hospital management. In addition, we do not publish the results of laboratory and chemical studies in the field of ergonomics, occupational health, and environmental health.


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

JRHS is indexed by:

Web of Science - Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)




WHO-EMRO Index Medicus:

Index Copernicus International:

CABI (Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International):

ISC (Islamic World Science Citation Center):

Iranian Magazine Database:

SID (Scientific Information Database):

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

Vol 22, No 4 (2022): Fall

Table of Contents

Original Articles

Investigating the utility of multivariate meta-analysis methods in estimating summary dose response curve PDF
Deepthy Melepurakkal Sadanandan, Kalesh M Karun, Harichandrakumar K T, N. Sreekumaran Nair
Problematic use of the internet, smartphone, and SMS among adults: shared and unique predictors PDF
Argyroula Kalaitzaki, Stéphanie Laconi, George Tsouvelas
Pleural mesothelioma and lung cancer risk assessment for a population exposure to asbestos in Tehran, Iran PDF
Nafiseh Nasirzadeh, Zahra Soltanpour, Yousef Mohammadian, Bahman Pourhasan
Prediction of helmet use behavior among motorcyclists based on Theory of Planned Behavior PDF
Forouzan Rezapur-Shahkolai, Ehsan Vesali-Monfared, Majid Barati, Leili Tapak
Effects of Hypertension alone and in Comorbidity with Diabetes on the 30-Day Mortality of Inpatients with COVID-19 PDF
Erfan Ayubi, Fatemeh Torkamanasadi, Shiva Borzouei, Behnaz Alafchi, Mobin Faghih soleimani, Saman khosronejad, Salman Khazaei, Seyed Saman Talebi
Analysis of Casual Relationships between Social Determinants of Health in Iran; Using fuzzy cognitive map PDF
Nafiseh Salehnia, Abbas Assari Arani, Alireza Olyaeemanesh, Hossein Sadeghi Saghdel
Long term survival rate following myocardial infarction and the effect of discharged medications on the survival rate PDF
Sahar Bayat, Seyed Saeed Hashemi Nazari, Yadollah Mehrabi, Mohammad Sistanizad
Investigating the Effects of Biopsychosocial Interventions on Non-Specific Chronic Low Back Pain among Students PDF
Rashid Heidarimoghadam, Younes Mohammadi, Ramin Kordi

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