International Journal of Internal Medicine

International Journal of Internal Medicine is aimed to publish high-quality internationally competitive peer-reviewed original medical research, both laboratory and clinical, relating to the study and research of human disease. Papers will be considered from all areas of medical practice and science. It is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancement of internal medicine.

Mehdi Sakha

Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Internal Medicine

Associate Professor, Veterinary Internal Medicine, Iran

Research Areas

Veterinary Internal Medicine


1994Ph.Dlarge Animal Internal Medicine, Division of large Animal Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
1989DVMFaculty of Veterinary Medicine., Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran


2009-presentAssociate Professor and Service Chief, Large Animal Internal Medicine
2004-2009 Assistant Professor and Service Chief, Large Animal Internal Medicine
2008A short term training/research program in Animal Science Lab(ASL), university of urbana-champagin, Urbana, Illinois, USA
2006-presentHead of Large Animal Internal Medicine Division, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Specialized Veterinary Sciences, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University
1999-2004 Assistant Professor with tenure


American association of bovine practioners(AABP)
Iranian Veterinary Association
Iranian Veterinary Council
Member of Iranian veterinary organization Tuberculosis committee

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Mehdi Sakha, M.Shamesdini & F. Mohamadzadeh: Serum biochemistry in Raini goat of Iran: The Internet Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 2009; Volume 6, Number 1
[2]  Mehdi Sakha, Rezakhani & H. Rahmani: Cardiovascular Response To Exercise In Iranian Athletic Horses: The Internet Journal of Veterinary Medicine. 2008; Volume 5, Number 1.
[3]  Mehdi sakha: Successful treatment of babesiosis in a horse, Journal of Veterinary Research, vol 62, no 4, pp:155-157
[4]  Mehdi Sakha, Nasrin ezatpanah & A. Roohi A retrospective study on bovine tuberculosis control program and related incidence of human tuberculosis in Kerman, Iran.vol 5, no 3, 2008
[5]  Mehdi sakha, mehrdad ameri, hamid sharifi, sh.safi.Bovine Subclinical Ketosis in Dairy Herds in Iran, Vet Res Commun, 31(6): 673-679, April 2007
[6]  Mehdi sakha, mehrdad ameri, Azita rohbakhsh.Changes in blood β-hydroxy butyrate and glucose concentrations during dry and lactation periods in Iranian Holstein cows J Comp Clin Path Vol 15(4), Dec 2006
[7]  Mehdi sakha, mohamad vatandost.A Farm Based Prospective Study of Equine Colic Incidence and Associated Risk Factors, J Eq Vet Sci Vol 26(4)171-75, May 2006
[8]  Mehdi sakha, Hasan rahmani. Hematological and Biochemical response in Iranian Crossbred Race Horses at High Speed exercise, J faculty vet med, University of Tehran, 2005, Vol 60(2)195-99
[9]  Urinary enzyme concentrations and urinalysis, Feb. 2004; in healthy horses, Indian Vet. J., 81:208-210
[10]  Cardiac arrhythmias before and after high speed exercise in Iranian cross-bred race horses, Iranian J Vet Res, University of shiraz, 2004
[11]  Treatment of Oleander Poisoning with V285, Iranian J Vet Sciences, Vol 1(2)82-86, 2004
[12]  Determination of subclinical ketosis by measurement of beta-hydroxybutyrate serum values in dairy farms of Kerman, J faculty vet med, University of Tehran, Vol 59(3)249-53, 2004
[13]  Evaluation of bovine parturient paresis in 64 cows with respect to preventive methods, Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica 2003, 44(Suppl 1):p 136
[14]  Measurement of BHB(Betahydroxybutyrate)Levels in Determination of Suclinical Ketosis, Clin Chem Lab Med 2002;40, special Suppl, pp S1-S352, Octber 2002
[15]  Study on correlation of oleander poisons and cardiac arrhythmias in experimentally poisoned calves, J fac vet med, University of Tehran,, Vol 56(2):95-102, 2001