Volume 22 (2023)
Volume 21 (2022)
Volume 20 (2021)
Volume 19 (2020)
Volume 18 (2019)
Volume 17 (2018)
Volume 16 (2017)
Volume 15 (2016)
Volume 14 (2015)
Volume 13 (2014)
Volume 12 (2013)
Volume 11 (2012)
Volume 10 (2011)
Neuroprotective effect of dimethyl fumarate in stroke: The role of nuclear factor erythroid 2-related factor 2

Anahid Safari; Hamzeh Badeli-Sarkala; Mohammad Reza Namavar; Elias Kargar-Abarghoue; Neda Anssari; Sadegh Izadi; Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

Volume 18, Issue 3 , August 2019, , Pages 108-113

  Background: There is evidence that supports the neuroprotective effects of dimethyl fumarate (DMF) in stroke. Nuclear factor erythroid 2-related factor 2 (Nrf2) has both anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory mechanisms. We investigated the neuroprotective effects of DMF via Nrf2 activation in the cortex, ...  Read More

Effectiveness and safety of omega-3 fatty acids for the prevention of ischemic complications following carotid artery stenting: An early terminated pilot study

Farzaneh Foroughinia; Elaheh Jamshidi; Haniyeh Javanmardi; Anahid Safari; Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

Volume 17, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 11-17

  Background: We aimed to study the possible beneficial effects of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) in carotid artery stenting (CAS) procedure for decreasing post-procedural ischemic complications. Although previous evidence demonstrated that omega-3 PUFAs, present in fish oil, can significantly ...  Read More

Stroke specific quality of life questionnaire: Test of reliability and validity of the Persian version.

Mojtaba Mahmoodi; Anahid Safari; Mehrdad Vossoughi; Fatemeh Golbon-Haghighi; Maliheh Kamali-Sarvestani; Haleh Ghaem; Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

Volume 14, Issue 2 , June 2015, , Pages 94-100

  Background: The aim was to assess the reliability and the validity of the translated version of the stroke specific quality of life (SS-QOL) questionnaire in Iranian post-stroke patients.Methods: This project was performed at the Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran, between 12  April  ...  Read More

Thymic pathological examination of non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis patients: A pilot study for prediction of outcome.

Zeinab Peimani; Mohammad Amin Banihashemi; Niloofar Namazi; Anahid Safari; Ahmad Monabati; Mehra Mojallal; Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 40-44

  Background:  Myasthenia  gravis (MG) is an  autoimmune disorder   characterized   by  weakness   and   fatigability  of skeletal muscles. The aim of this study was to determine if pathological characteristics in non-thymomatous patients of MG would correlate with prognosis in a three year ...  Read More