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)
The effect of levetiracetam on depression and anti-oxidant activity in patients with epilepsy

Jafar Mehvari-Habibabadi; Mohammad Zare; Mohammad Reza Aghaye-Ghazvini; Maryam Rahnama

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 224-229

  Background: Levetiracetam (LEV) is approved for treating epilepsy. The current evidence shows that LEV can cause behavioral problems such as depression. It is well-known that depression is associated with oxidative stress. Therefore, we conducted this study to assess the influence of LEV on depression ...  Read More

The prevalence and major determinants of non-compliance with anti-seizure medication among children

Ladan Afsharkhas; Shabnam Zamani; Azita Tavasoli; Babak Zamani; Atefeh Talebi

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 23-28


  Background: A wide range of adherence to the use of anti-seizure medications has been reported among children with the disease, and accordingly, various factors on the degree of adherence to the drug have been reported. But in our society, there is no clear picture of drug adherence and related factors ...  Read More

Brain, heart, and sudden death

Shahram Oveisgharan; Fariborz Ghaffarpasand; Peter Sörös; Mustafa Toma; Nizal Sarrafzadegan; Vladimir Hachinski

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 40-51


  During the past 30 years, rate of coronary artery disease, as the main cause of sudden death, has decreased more than rate of sudden death. Likewise, cause of sudden death remains elusive in not a trivial portion of its victims. One possible reason is attention to only one organ, the heart, as the cause ...  Read More

Risk of recurrence after antiepileptic withdrawal: Was it a good decision or not?

Ozlem Yayici Koken; Ayse Aksoy; Ozge Kucur; Mehpare Kafali

Volume 20, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 78-85


  Background: The aim of this study was to identify the demographic-clinical variables affecting idiopathic epilepsy (IE) [called genetic generalized epilepsy (GGE)] recurrence and determine cut-off values that can be used in pediatric neurology practice for children with IE/GGE. Methods: A total of 250 ...  Read More

Language development in Iranian children with epilepsy

Hamid Nemati; Maryam Jalalipour; Shadi Niliyeh; Behjat Maneshian

Volume 19, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 20-25


  Background: Epilepsy is the most common pediatric neurologic disease accompanying with psychosocial delays causing a child’s isolation from the society. Developmental language delays are among the most common complaints of children with epilepsy. In the current study, verbal skills and expressive ...  Read More

Recognition of emotions expressed on the face impairments in Parkinson’s disease

Kaveh Shafiei; Mohammad Ali Shafa; Forugh Mohammadi; Ali Arabpour

Volume 19, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 32-35


  Background: Facial emotion recognition (FER) is a complex process, involving many brain circuits, including the basal ganglia that its motor involvement causes Parkinson's disease (PD). The previous studies used different tools for assessment of FER in PD. There is a discrepancy between the results of ...  Read More