Original Article
The Localization of Pharmaceutical Clinical Research in Europe

Greta Falavigna; Roberto Ippoliti

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2017, Pages 29-35


  Background: Clinical research is a specific phase of the production process in the pharmaceutical industry in which companies test candidate drugs on patients in order to collect clinical evidence about safety and effectiveness.Objective: This paper is an operational research which aimed to support the ...  Read More

Original Article
Assessment of Performance Index of Emergency Department in a Hospital in Tehran, Iran

Mojtaba Ghavidel; Hamid Javadzadeh; Mohsen Saberi Isfeedvajani; Maryam Emami Meybodi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2017, Pages 36-40


  Background: Evaluating and monitoring the performance of emergency departments (EDs) are steps in one of the most important processes to improving the efficiency of hospitals. Indicators such as patient wait time until being visited by a doctor, patient wait time from the order until admission, percentage ...  Read More

Original Article
Perception of Nurses Regarding Organizational Justice and Ethical Behavior; Organızational Culture in Hospitals

Zeynep Özsoy; Dilek Ekici

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2017, Pages 41-46


  Background: The organizational culture, justice, and ethical practices found in nursing services and health services have numerical superiority and a significant importance.Objective: This descriptive study aimed to determine the relationship among ethical behavior, organizational justice and culture ...  Read More

Original Article
Using Linear Regression to Identify Critical Demographic Variables Affecting Patient Safety Culture From Viewpoints of Physicians and Nurses

Chih-Yi Chi; Hsin-Hung Wu; Chih-Hsuan Huang; Yii-Ching Lee

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2017, Pages 47-53


  Background: The issues of patient safety and healthcare quality have become increasingly important around the world since the 1990s. Many hospitals manage to reduce the number of adverse events (AEs) that can threaten patient safety in healthcare organizations. Assessing the existing patient safety culture ...  Read More

Case Report
Improvement of Diabetic Macular Edema in the Fellow Eye After Monocular Intravitreal Bevacizumab Injection

Hamidreza Torabi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2017, Pages 54-55


  Introduction: Because of bilateral involvement in many cases with diabetic macular edema, Intravitreal bevacizumab injection perform in both eyes. There are some reports of therapeutic effects in the fellow eye after monocular injection of anti-vascular endothelial growth factors. In this study we describe ...  Read More