Journal of Research in Health Sciences

The manuscripts related to COVID-19 are evaluated out of order.

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We do not publish clinical trials, nursing studies, animal studies, qualitative studies, nutritional studies, health insurance, and hospital management. In addition, we do not publish the results of laboratory and chemical studies in the field of ergonomics, occupational health, and environmental health.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


Table of Contents

Original Articles

A Positive Association between Western Dietary Pattern and High LDL-C among Iranian Population PDF
Zahra Asadi, Meysam Moghbeli, Sayyed Saeid Khayyatzadeh, Maryam Mohammadi Bajgiran, Roshanak Ghaffarian Zirak, Reza Zare-Feyzabadi, Marziyeh Eidi, Mahdi Taheri bonakdar, Hafeze ِDavari, Ali Asghar Mahmoudi, Nazanin Sheikh Andalibi, Gordon A. Ferns, Hamideh Ghazizadeh, Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan
Understanding Frailty, Functional Health and Disability among Older Persons in India: A Decomposition Analysis of Gender and Place of Resident PDF
Ankit Anand, TS Syamala, Md Kanchan SK, Navneet Bhatt
Dietary Total Antioxidant Capacity and Risk of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Case‐Control Study PDF
Ammar Salehi-Sahlabadi, Amin Mokari, Maryam Elhamkia, Fariba Farahmand, Masoumeh Jabbari, Azita Hekmatdost
Estimating the Loss in Expectation of Life and Relative Survival Rate among Hemodialysis Patients in Iran PDF
Navisa Sadat Seyedghasemi, Abbas Bahrampour, Abbas Etminan, AliAkbar Haghdoost, Mohammad Reza Baneshi

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