Serafim  Papadimitriou

Farhad Pourfarzi

Associate Professor

Ardabil, Iran

biography

Farhad Pourfarzi was born in Iran-Ardabil in 1966.

He graduated on Medicine in 1991 and obtained Master of Public Health (MPH) in 1997.

He did his PhD (Community Medicine) in 2005 at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia Sydney.

Since then he is working in the Ardabil University of Medical Sciences (ARUMS). He is Associate prof, in the Division of Community medicine, Faculty of medicine (ARUMS).

 

Area of Interest

1) Cancer Epidemiology
2) Gastroenterology
3) Biostatistics and
4) Public Health


top publication

Sadjadi, A., et al., Neglected role of hookah and opium in gastric carcinogenesis: a cohort study on risk factors and attributable fractions. Int J Cancer, 2014. 134(1): p. 181-8. 2. Pelucchi, C., et al., The stomach cancer pooling (StoP) project: study design and presentation. Eur J Cancer Prev, 2014. 3. Ghobadi, H., et al., The effects of atorvastatin on mustard-gas-exposed patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A randomized controlled trial. J Res Med Sci, 2014. 19(2): p. 99-105. 4. Fouladi, N., et al., Exploratory study of factors affecting continuity of cancer care: Iranian Women's perceptions. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2014. 15(1): p. 133-7. 5. Fouladi, N., et al., Exploratory study of factors affecting continuity of cancer care: Iranian Women's perceptions. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2014. 15(1): p. 133-137. 6. Alijahan, R., et al., Prevalence of Urinary Tract Infection and Associated Risk Factors in Pregnant Women. Iranian South Medical Journal, 2014. 17(4): p. 676-686. 7. Alijahan, R., et al., Prevalence and risk factors associated with preterm birth in Ardabil, Iran. Iran J Reprod Med, 2014. 12(1): p. 47-56. 8. Peeridogaheh, H., M.G. Golmohammadi, and F. Pourfarzi, Evaluation of ELISA and Brucellacapt tests for diagnosis of human Brucellosis. Iran J Microbiol, 2013. 5(1): p. 14-8. 9. Hosseini-Asl, S.S., et al., Decrease in gastric cancer susceptibility by MTHFR C677T polymorphism in Ardabil Province, Iran. Turk J Gastroenterol, 2013. 24(2): p. 117-21. 10. Fouladi, N., et al., Beliefs and behaviors of breast cancer screening in women referring to health care centers in northwest Iran according to the champion health belief model scale. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2013. 14(11): p. 6857-62. 11. Fouladi, N., et al., Beliefs and behaviors of breast cancer screening in women referring to health care centers in northwest Iran according to the champion health belief model scale. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2013. 14(11): p. 6857-6862. 12. Fouladi, N., et al., Process of coping with mastectomy: a qualitative study in Iran. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2013. 14(3): p. 2079-84. 13. Fouladi, N., et al., Process of coping with mastectomy: a qualitative study in Iran. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2013. 14(3): p. 2079-2084. 14. Douste Kami, H., et al., Investigation of Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients with Coronaries Bifurcation Lesions Admitted to Tabriz Shahid Madani Cardiovascular Center. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2013. 13(3): p. 276-286. 15. Babapour, B., et al., A Comparative Study of the Effects of Atenolol, Enalapril and Hydrochlorothiazide on Stage II Hypertension. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2013. 13(3): p. 247-254. 16. Pourfarzi, F., et al., Evaluation of Effective Factors in Incidence of Colorectal Cancer. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2012. 12(5): p. 56-64. 17. Peeridogaheh, H., Z. valinezhad, and F. Pourfarzi, Evaluation of three DNA extraction methods for detection of brucella DNA in human serum samples. Arak University of Medical Sciences Journal, 2012. 14(7): p. 40-48. 18. Hoseinian, A., et al., The Study of Interval between Onset of the Clinical Symptoms and Streptokinase Receiving in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2012. 12(1): p. 16-24. 19. Fouladi, N., et al., Breast cancer in Ardabil province in the north-west of Iran: an epidemiological study. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2012. 13(4): p. 1543-5. 20. Fouladi, N., et al., Breast cancer in Ardabil province in the north-west of Iran: an epidemiological study. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2012. 13(4): p. 1543-1545. 21. Fouladi, N., et al., Study of the Association between H. pylori Infection and Acute Coronary Syndrome. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2012. 12(1): p. 51-58. 22. Barazandeh, F., et al., Epidemiology of peptic ulcer disease: endoscopic results of a systematic investigation in iran. Middle East J Dig Dis, 2012. 4(2): p. 90-6. 23. Barak, M., et al., Etiology and Clinical Investigation of Nosocomial Infections at Ardabil Bou-Ali Hospital during 2010. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2012. 12(5): p. 33-39. 24. Shokohi, R., et al., Removal of Reactive Black 5 (RB5) Dye from Aquatic Solution by Using of Adsorption onto Synthesized SodiumAlginate Magnetic Beads. Iranian Journal of Health and Environment, 2011. 4(1): p. 1-10. 25. Pourfarzi, F., et al., The Effect of Probiotic Yogurt on Controlling the Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2011. 11(1): p. 24-32. 26. Habibzadeh, S., et al., Educational Decline and its Effective Factors in Students. Journal of Health And Care, 2011. 13(3): p. 29-33. 27. Adalatkhah, H., F. Pourfarzi, and H. Sadeghi-Bazargani, Flutamide versus a cyproterone acetate-ethinyl estradiol combination in moderate acne: a pilot randomized clinical trial. Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol, 2011. 4: p. 117-21. 28. Yazdanbod, A., et al., Epidemiologic profile and clinical characteristics of ulcerative colitis in northwest of Iran: a 10-year review. Trop Gastroenterol, 2010. 31(4): p. 308-11. 29. Jastan Marani, M., F. Pourfarzi, and R. Abdoli, Comparison of two-drug regimen of Glucosamine sulfate and Prednisolone with one-drug regimen of Glucosamine sulfate in treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2010. 10(3): p. 199-206. 30. Babaei, M., et al., Gastric cancer in Ardabil, Iran--a review and update on cancer registry data. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 2010. 11(3): p. 595-9. 31. Adalatkhah, H., F. Pourfarzi, and M. AkbariGhochani, Comparison of the Therapeutic Effects of Oral Flutamide and Doxycycline in Moderate Acne in Females. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2010. 10(4): p. 330-339. 32. Pourfarzi, F., et al., The role of diet and other environmental factors in the causation of gastric cancer in Iran--a population based study. Int J Cancer, 2009. 125(8): p. 1953-60. 33. Jastan marani, M., F. Pourfarzi, and Y. Moharamzad, The efficacy of two-drug regimen of glucosamine and chloroquine compared to one-drug regimen of glucosamine in treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 2009. 9(2): p. 157-163. 34. Farhad, P., et al., The role of diet and other environmental factors in the causation of gastric cancer in Iran--a population based study. Int J Cancer, 2009. 125(8): p. 1953-1960. 35. Mohammadian, A., et al., A Study on Time Management Skills in Ardabil University of Medical Sciences (ARUMS) Managers. Journal of Health Administration, 2006. 9(24): p. 59-66.