1. Effect of pain on the timing pattern of masseter muscle activity during the open-close-clench cycle in the migraine without aura and tension type headaches.

Boshra Hatef; Saeed Talebian; Fahimeh Hashemirad; Majid Ghaffarpour

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2012, , Pages 146-150

  Background: The existence of a pathophysiological link between headaches and muscle activity pattern is still being debated. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of pain on the timing pattern of the masseter muscle in patients with tension-type headache (TTH) and migraine without aura ...  Read More

2. Predictive role of high sensitive C-reactive protein in early onset mortality after ischemic stroke.

Shahrzad Mohebbi; Mojdeh Ghabaee; Majid Ghaffarpour; Ali Pasha Meisami; Reza Shah Siah; Mohammad Reza Mousavi Mirkala; Maryam Pour Ashraf; Mahbubeh Yaghubi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , Autumn 2012, , Pages 135-139

  Background: High sensitive C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) is a systemic inflammatory marker that is produced in a large amount by hepatocytes in response to interleukin-1 (IL-1), IL-6 and tumor necrosis factor after ischemic stroke.Methods: Measurement of hs-CRP in the first 24 hours of onset in 162 patients ...  Read More

3. Evaluation of partial epilepsy in Iran: role of video-EEG, EEG, and MRI with epilepsy protocol.

Abbas Tafakhori; Vajiheh Aghamollaii; Amir Hossein Modabbernia; Majid Ghaffarpour; Hossein Ali Ghelichnia Omrani; Mohammad Hossein Harirchian; Mahsa Mousavi; Parastoo Faraji

Volume 10, 1-2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 9-15

  Background: We evaluated the diagnostic value of Electroencephalography (EEG), video-EEG monitoring (VEM) and Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain with epilepsy protocol in patients with complex partial epilepsy.Methods: Forty-two consecutive patients underwent complete neurological examination, ...  Read More