Volume 22 (2023)
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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 11 (2012)
Volume 10 (2011)
Special Articles
Is serum vitamin D levels associated with disability in patients with newly diagnosed multiple sclerosis?

Hamidreza Hatamian; Elham Bidabadi; Seyed Mohammad Seyed Saadat; Niloufar Seyed Saadat; Ehsan Kazemnezhad; Hamed Ramezani; Babak Bakhshayesh

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 41-46

  Background: Although the precise etiology of multiple sclerosis (MS) is unknown, it seems that both genetic and environmental factors are important. Recent studies suggest that low serum vitamin D levels are important environmental factor in MS. The aim of this study was to compare the serum levels of ...  Read More

Special Articles
Comparing the efficacy of botulinum toxin with tizanidine in upper limb post stroke spasticity.

Mohammad Yazdchi; Zahra Ghasemi; Hanieh Moshayedi; Reza Rikhtegar; Somayeh Mostafayi; Hale Mikailee; Safa Najmi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 47-50

  Background: This study evaluated the efficacy of focal intramuscular injection of botulinum (BoNT) toxin type A in comparison with oral tizanidine (TZD) in treatment of post-stroke upper limb spasticity.Methods: This was a double-blinded randomized clinical trial that recruited 68 patients with post-stroke ...  Read More

Special Articles
Evaluation of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness in migraine.

Rana Sorkhabi; Somaiyeh Mostafaei; Mohammadhosein Ahoor; Mahnaz Talebi

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 51-55

  Background: Headache is one of the most disturbing symptoms with common neurological signs. Variations in optic nerve perfusion quality or retinal microcirculation may end up in ganglion cell damage in patients with migraine.Methods: Sixty patients diagnosed with migraine and thirty normal individuals ...  Read More

Special Articles
Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 concentration in Iranian patients with Parkinson's disease.

Mehdi Moghaddasi; Mansoureh Mamarabadi; Mahboubeh Aghaii

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 56-59

  Background: Vitamin D is an important factor responsible for many physiologic functions. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased risk of neurodegenerative disease. The level of vitamin D in Iranian patients with Parkinson's disease and its relationship with severity of symptoms and signs were ...  Read More

Special Articles
The relation between peptide hormones and sex hormone in patients with multiple sclerosis.

Elham Eftekhari; Masoud Etemadifar; Ali Ebrahimi; Shahrzad Baradaran

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 60-65

  Background: Hormones can play a significant role in the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis (MS). The aim of this study was to compare levels of ghrelin, leptin, and testosterone hormones of MS patients with healthy subjects, and assess the relationship between levels of peptide hormone and sex hormones ...  Read More

Special Articles
Chorea and retinal vessel occlusion in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.

Vahid-Reza Ostovan; Askar Ghorbani

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 66-68

  Various neurological complications occur in primary or secondary antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) consisting of cerebrovascular attacks, ocular events, dementia, seizure, chorea, and transverse myelopathy that are all related to the titer of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL). We report a patient with ...  Read More

Special Articles
Superficial siderosis: A rare case of ataxia and otoneurological manifestations.

Farhad Assarzadegan; Elaheh Ehsanpour; Behnam Hosseini; Nahid Beladi-Moghadam; Behnam Mansouri; Omid Hesami

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 69-71

  Superficial siderosis (SS) is a rare disease which affects people in all ages and both sexes, but three times more in men. Pathological etiology is deposition of hemosiderin (a product of the breakdown of blood) in leptomeninges, subpial layer, ependymal surface and other parts of central nervous system ...  Read More

Special Articles
Design of a standard Iranian protocol of Intravenous thrombolysis with tissue plasminogen activator: A national project.

Kavian Ghandehari

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 72-74

  Standard protocols should be established for treating eligible stroke patients with tissue plasminogen activator (TPA) (recommendation class I, level of evidence B). The Iranian standard protocol of Intravenous Thrombolysis with recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator (IVTTPA) is the best possible and ...  Read More

Special Articles
Can multiple sclerosis as a cognitive disorder influence patients' dreams?

Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Mahsa Owji

Volume 12, Issue 2 , June 2013, Pages 75-76

  Dream should be considered as a kind of cognitive ability that is formed parallel to other cognitive capabilities like language. On the other hand, multiple sclerosis (MS) is a complex disease that can involve different aspects of our cognition. Therefore, MS may influence patients' dreams. In fact, ...  Read More