Journal of Midwifery Reproductive Health
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Aims & scope:

The Journal of Midwifery & Reproductive health (JMRH) is a peer-reviewed free open access quarterly journal of Nursing & Midwifery School, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran. This professional journal provides a venue for the publication of research relevant to midwifery and reproductive health practice by specialists and researchers in various disciplines including midwifery, reproductive health, maternal and child health, obstetrics and gynecology, sexual health promotion, women's health and nursing. It publishes quantitative and qualitative original articles, review articles, short communications, case reports and letters to the editor in a broad range of clinical and interdisciplinary topics including sexual and reproductive health, maternal and child health, safe pregnancy and normal childbirth, adolescent health, family planning, menopause, screening of gynecological cancers, infertility holistic care, women's mental health, psychosocial and ethical aspects of women’s health, counseling and educational interventions in reproductive health and midwifery, women’s empowerment and reproductive rights.

Peer Review Policy:

All submitted research articles to this journal will be undergoing rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymous reviewing by independent reviewers.


Accreditation for Articles Published In JMRH

The Journal of Midwifery and Reproductive Health (JMRH) announces that it has been accredited by the Iranian Medical Journal Accreditation Commission at the Ministry of Health and Medical Education as a “Research-Scientific Journal”. All the articles published in the journal will receive the research scores for academic promotions.  Click here to view the accreditation letter

JMRH also is indexed in different databases including CINAHL, EBSCO, Google Scholar, IMEMR, ISC, SID, DOAJ, EMBASE, Magiran and Iranmedex. The process of indexing JMRH in some other databases such as Scopus and PubMed is ongoing.

We invite all academics, researchers and students to submit their prestigious articles pertinent to the aim and scope of the journal to be reviewed in the shortest period of time.

Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2020, Pages 2134-2257 

Review Article

1. A Narrative on the Use of Vignette: Its Advantages and Drawbacks

Pages 2134-2145

Fatemeh Erfanian; Robab Latifnejad Roudsari; Abbas Heydari; Mohsen Noghani Dokht Bahmani

Original Research Article

2. Application of Health Belief Model to assess Knowledge and Attitude of Women Regarding Preconception Care

Pages 2146-2154

Maryam Moradi; Nasrin Fazeli; Talat khadivzadeh; Habibollah Esmaily

3. Translation and Psychometric Properties of the Farsi Version of the Childbirth Perception Scale

Pages 2155-2161

Abbas Ebadi; Fatemeh Dabiri; Samira Mokhlesi; Mahboubeh Hajifoghaha

4. The Neonatal Outcomes and resuscitation rate of Neonates at Imam Reza Hospital, Mashhad, Iran

Pages 2162-2167

AhmadShah Farhat; Fatemeh Chitgar Rahimi; Ashraf Mohammadzade; Reza Saeedi; Mozhgan Ghiassi; Jamileh Omidbigi; Fatemeh Qadernia

6. The Effect of foot sole reflexology on the fatigue in the first half of pregnancy: A randomized clinical trial

Pages 2174-2182

Raheleh Babazadeh; Fatemeh Asadollahi; Hamid Abdi; Habibollah Esmaily

7. Determinants of Institutional Delivery in Ethiopia: A cross-sectional study

Pages 2183-2189

Asmamaw Tsehay; Minale Tareke; Endalkachew Dellie; Yonas Derressa

13. How acupressure could influence self-efficacy of Infertile Women Undergoing Assisted Reproductive Technologies: A Qualitative Study

Pages 2236-2243

Maryam Hassanzadeh Bashtian; Talat khadivzadeh; Shapour Badiee Ava; Habibollah Esmaily

14. Effectiveness of Reality Therapy Based on Choice Theory on Marital Intimacy and Satisfaction

Pages 2244-2253

Zahra Ebadi; Reza Pasha; Fariba Hafezi; Zahra Eftekhar

Case Report

15. Successful Management of Cervical Ectopic Pregnancy: A Case Report

Pages 2253-2257

Laya Shirinzadeh; Amir Hosein Jafarian; Behrouz Davachi; Leila Mousavi Seresht; Helena Azimi; Samaneh Akbarzadeh; Yasaman Nikooiyan; Zohreh yousefY

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