2. Whole grains and legumes consumption in association with neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder odds

Nasim Rezaeimanesh; Shadi Ariyanfar; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Zeinab Ghorbani; Soodeh Razegh-Jahromi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 31 July 2021

  Background: The environmental risk factors of neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) are not fully specified.Regarding the evidence on the possible protective effects of whole grains and legumes against inflammatory disorders, we examined the association between the mentioned dietary components ...  Read More

3. Medical history risk factors in primary progressive multiple sclerosis: A case-control study

Hossein Maroufi; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Hossein Rezaei-Aliabadi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Sharareh Eskandarieh

Volume 20, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 86-94


  Background: The association betweenmedical history and primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS) development has not been well documented in the pertinent literature.The possible association between 23 medical diseases and PPMS occurrence was assessed in the present study. Methods: In order to figure ...  Read More

4. Economic sanctions against Iran as an important factor in threatening the health of patients with multiple sclerosis

Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Sharareh Eskandarieh

Volume 20, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 15-22


  Background: After intensified economic sanctions against Iran, decreased welfare of patients were more recognizable. The present study was aimed at identifying the challenges and stress level experienced by patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) regarding treatment and health care services in 2018-2019 ...  Read More

5. Predictors of suicidal ideation among Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis

Fatemeh Sadat Asgarian; Ali Keyhani; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Moahammad Ali Sahraian; Farnaz Etesam

Volume 19, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 154-161


  Background: Considering the high probability of suicidal behaviors in multiple sclerosis (MS) population of other countries and the unlikeliness of its diagnosis in patients with MS by specialists, the current research targets the frequency of suicidal thoughts and mood symptoms in a group of patients ...  Read More

6. Impact of supplementation with "multivitamin-mineral" specially formulated to improve fatigue and inflammatory state in patients with multiple sclerosis: A triple-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Sama Bitarafan; Elmira Karimi; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Razieh Sadat Kazemi-Mozdabadi; Zinat Mohammadpour; Mohammad Ali Sahraian

Volume 19, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 180-189


  Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an inflammatory disease of the central nervous system (CNS) with the most common complaint of fatigue. A high number of patients with MS are interested in taking dietary supplements as a complementary therapy. We propose a specially formulated supplement for patients ...  Read More

7. A randomized controlled trial investigating the effects of a mediterranean-like diet in patients with multiple sclerosis-associated cognitive impairments and fatigue

Soodeh Razeghi-Jahromi; Rozita Doosti; Zeinab Ghorbani; Roghayyeh Saeedi; Maryam Abolhasani; Naeemeh Akbari; Fatemeh Cheraghi-Serkani; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Amirreza Azimi; Mansoureh Togha; Mohammad Ali Sahraian

Volume 19, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 112-121


  Background: Among multiple sclerosis (MS) related symptoms and complications, fatigue might impact roughly 90% of patients. Decline in cognitive function is one of the other complications that occur in the first years after disease onset. The Mediterranean diet is one of the well-known anti-inflammatory ...  Read More

10. Association of cigarette smoking with neuromyelitis optica-immunoglobulin G sero-positivity in neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder

Sharareh Eskandarieh; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Amir Reza Azimi; Negar Molazadeh

Volume 18, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 93-98

  Background: Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder (NMOSD) is a neuroinflammatory demyelinating disease caused by the presence of a highly specific serum autoantibody marker, NMO-immunoglobulin G (NMO-IgG), that reacts against the water channel aquaporin-4 (AQP4). The present study examined the association ...  Read More

11. Validation of the Persian version of dysphagia in multiple sclerosis questionnaire for the assessment of dysphagia in multiple sclerosis

Zahra Jafari; Mohammad Rahim Shahbodaghi; Saman Maroufizadeh; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 17, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 99-104

  Background: About one third of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) experience dysphagia. Dysphagia can cause complications such as malnutrition, lung infections, aspiration pneumonia and dehydration, thus it is very helpful to diagnose dysphagia as soon as possible. The aim in this study was to translate ...  Read More

12. Evaluating the relationship between emotional intelligence and cognitive disorders in patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Mahsa Owji; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Maryam Bidadian; Fereshteh Ghadiri; Farnaz Etesam; Amirreza Azimi; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 17, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 78-81

  Background: Emotional intelligence refers to a process through which an individual is not only capable of understanding his/her/others’ emotions, but also is able to manage them. Emotional intelligence can get disturbed due to different neurological diseases. Since cognition and emotion are directly ...  Read More

13. Evaluation of the risk of cervical cancer in patients with Multiple Sclerosis treated with cytotoxic agents: A cohort study

Rozita Doosti; Mansoureh Togha; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Aida Aghsaei; Amir Reza Azimi; Saeideh Khorramnia; Zahra Moinfar; Fereshteh Ensani; Mohammad Hossein Harirchian; Alireza Minagar; Mohammad Ali Sahraian

Volume 17, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 64-70

  Background: Since most patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS) are women, the present study aimed to determine whether treatment of patients with MS by cytotoxic agents is associated with an increased risk of cervical dysplasia. Cancer screening is often neglected in the chronic diseases ...  Read More

15. Recurrent isolated optic neuritis: A study on 22 patients

Mahsa Arzani; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Hamed Rezaei; Abdorreza Naser-Moghadasi

Volume 16, Issue 3 , Summer 2017, , Pages 130-135

  Background: Isolated relapsing optic neuropathy is a recurrent painful optic nerve inflammation without any sign of other demyelinating diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS) or neuromyelitis optica (NMO) spectrum disorders, and the attacks are purely responsive to steroid therapy.Methods: Recurrent ...  Read More

19. Headache in relapse and remission phases of multiple sclerosis: A case-‎control study

Mansoureh Togha; Nahid Abbasi Khoshsirat; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Faezeh Mousavinia; Mohammad Mozafari; Mohamadreza Neishaboury; Seyed Mahmood Mousavi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 1-8

  Background: Headaches are one of the most frequent reasons for pain in multiple sclerosis (MS) individuals. Characterization of headaches and delineating possible relationships with MS-related determinants can ultimately circumvent headaches.Methods: In a prospective case-control study, 65 Iranian relapsing- ...  Read More

20. Neurocinema: A brief overview

Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 14, Issue 3 , Summer 2015, , Pages 180-184

  Cinema is a multidimensional art capable of affecting our neurophysiologic structure in different ways. Studies show that different parts of the brain are activated while watching a structured film and consequently, the movie imitates consciousness structure. This imitation of the consciousness structure ...  Read More

21. Epidemiology of multiple sclerosis in Qom: Demographic study in Iran.

Saeed Rezaali; Ahad Khalilnezhad; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Samira Chaibakhsh; Mohammad Ali Sahraian

Volume 12, Issue 4 , Autumn 2013, , Pages 136-143

  Background: Recent studies have demonstrated controversial results and somewhat increased frequency of multiple  sclerosis  (MS). We reevaluated  the  files of  MS patients  from Qom Province of Iran in order to investigate the epidemiology of the disease.Methods:  Demographic   and  clinical ...  Read More