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 11 (2012)
Volume 10 (2011)
Special Articles
Optic coherence tomography findings in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients of the northwest of Iran.

Mahnaz Talebi; Masoud Nikanfar; Rana Sorkhabi; Ehsan Sharifipour; Mansour Bahrebar; Ali Kiavar; Sasan Andalib; Hadi Mohammad Khanli

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 81-86

  Background: Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a simple, high-resolution technique to quantify the thickness of retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) and macula volume, which provide an indirect measurement of axonal damage in multiple sclerosis (MS). This study aimed to evaluate OCT finding in relapsing-remitting ...  Read More

Special Articles
Safety assessment of anticoagulation therapy in patients with hemorrhagic cerebral venous thrombosis.

Kavian Ghandehari; Hamid Reza Riasi; Ali Noureddine; Shahram Masoudinezhad; Siamak Yazdani; Mohammad Mousavi Mirzae; Atena Sharifi Razavi; Kosar Ghandehari

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 87-91

  Background: Anticoagulation therapy is a routine treatment in patients with hemorrhagic cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT). However, fear of hemorrhagic complications and deterioration course following anticoagulation often disturbs the responsible physician.Methods:This was a Prospective observational ...  Read More

Special Articles
High sensitivity C-reactive protein levels in Acute Ischemic Stroke and subtypes: A study from a tertiary care center.

Jaydip Ray Chaudhuri; Kandadai Rukmini Mridula; Matapathi Umamahesh; Alluri Swathi; Banda Balaraju; Venkata Chandrasekher Srinivasarao Bandaru

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 92-97

  Background: Stroke is a heterogeneous disease with several risk factors. High sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) is a marker for cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. Recent studies have shown that high hsCRP level is a risk factor for ischemic stroke. The objective of our study was to investigate ...  Read More

Special Articles
Cardiovascular risk factors and migraine without aura: A case-control study.

Samaneh Aalami Harandi; Mansoureh Togha; Azadeh Sadatnaseri; S Hamed Hosseini; Soodeh Razeghi Jahromi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 98-101

  Background: Migraine with aura (MA) has been identified as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Previous observation has also found higher prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors in migraineurs without aura (MO), but the results have been conflicting. The present study was conducted to assess ...  Read More

Special Articles
Validation of the Persian version of the 40-item amyotrophic lateral sclerosis assessment questionnaire.

Hosein Shamshiri; Mohammad Reza Eshraghian; Nastaran Ameli; Shahriar Nafissi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 102-105

  Background: As a disease of motor nervous system (motor neuron  disease), amyotrophic  lateral  sclerosis (ALS)  has  a great  impact  on  several  aspects  of  quality  of  life (QoL). Generic questionnaires of QoL do not address all the especial features  of ALS and  therefore  translation  ...  Read More

Special Articles
Secondary headaches attributed to arterial hypertension.

Farhad Assarzadegan; Mostafa Asadollahi; Omid Hesami; Omid Aryani; Behnam Mansouri; Nahid Beladi Moghadam

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 106-110

  Mild (140 to 159/90 to 99 mmHg) or moderate (160 to 179/100 to 109 mmHg) chronic arterial hypertension does not appear to cause headache. Whether moderate hypertension predisposes patients to headache at all remains controversial, but there is little evidence that it does. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring ...  Read More

Special Articles
Clinical and MRI manifestations of nitrous oxide induced vitamin B12 deficiency: A case report.

Anahid Safari; Farhad Emadi; Elham Jamali; Afshin Borhani-Haghighi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 111-113

  A 50 year-old man was referred with history of acute ataxia and lower extremity paresthesia 10 days after general anesthesia with nitrous oxide. Cervical MRI showed long hypersignal lesion in posterior segment of the cord. Blood analysis revealed vitamin B12 deficiency. Nitrous oxide-induced myelopathy ...  Read More

Special Articles
Retrosternal mass: An interesting allergic reaction to intravenous thrombolytic therapy for acute ischemic stroke.

Masoud Mehrpour; Mohammad Reza Motamed; Mahboubeh Aghaei; Zahra Badi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , September 2013, Pages 114-116

  Stroke is an important cause of disability and death worldwide, with the majority of strokes occurring in older people. Thrombolysis with recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (r-TPA) is the approved treatment for acute ischemic stroke. A major concern of physicians, who treat acute ischemic stroke ...  Read More