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 association of serum carnitine levels with severity of fatigue in patients with multiple sclerosis: A pilot study

Mohammad Hossein Harirchian; Siavash Babaie; Nika Keshtkaran; Sama Bitarafan

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 30-34

  Background: Fatigue is a common complaint of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), adversely affecting their quality of life. There is a lot of evidence showing that carnitine deficiency is linked to fatigue development and severity in some conditions. This study aimed to evaluate the association between ...  Read More

The effectiveness of amantadine and dalfampridine in improving fatigue in patients with multiple sclerosis: A randomized, double-blind, clinical trial

Yasaman Sadeqi; Seyed Mohammad Baghbanian; Aliyeh Bazi; Monireh Ghazaeian; Sahar Fallah

Volume 21, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 211-216

  Background: Fatigue is a common complication associated with multiple sclerosis (MS). The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of dalfampridine and amantadine on fatigue in patients with MS.Methods: This was a randomized, double-blind, clinical trial on patients with MS. The recruited patients ...  Read More

Effect of energy conservation strategies on fatigue, function, and quality of life in adults with motor neuron disease: Randomized controlled trial

Hamid Reza Fateh; Reihaneh Askary-Kachoosangy; Niloofar Shirzad; Alireza Akbarzadeh-Baghban; Farzad Fatehi

Volume 21, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 83-90


  Background: Fatigue is one of the most frequent complaints in patients with motor neuron diseases (MNDs), with a significant impact on the quality of life (QOL). Current pharmacological or non-pharmacological treatments of fatigue in this population lack enough evidence to be applied in the clinical ...  Read More

Diet and disease-related outcomes in multiple sclerosis: A systematic review of clinical trials

Mohammad Hossein Harirchian; Elmira Karimi; Sama Bitarafan

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 52-63


  Background: A growing number of clinical trials have investigated the role of diet in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients. We systematically reviewed the literature for clinical trials to assess the impact of different kinds of diets on MS-related outcomes.Methods: We searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, and Web of ...  Read More

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 , October 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

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 , July 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

The relationship between problem-solving ability and fatigue severity in people with multiple sclerosis

Seyed Alireza Derakhshanrad; Emily Piven

Volume 19, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 36-39


  Background: The literature speculates that there may be a relationship between cognitive capacities and levels of fatigue in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), which has been under reported. This study has investigated one aspect of cognition by evaluating the association between problem-solving ability ...  Read More