Original Article
1. Headache in relapse and remission phases of multiple sclerosis: A case-‎control study

Mansoureh Togha; Nahid Abbasi Khoshsirat; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Faezeh Mousavinia; Mohammad Mozafari; Mohamadreza Neishaboury; Seyed Mahmood Mousavi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 1-8

  Background: Headaches are one of the most frequent reasons for pain in multiple sclerosis (MS) individuals. Characterization of headaches and delineating possible relationships with MS-related determinants can ultimately circumvent headaches.Methods: In a prospective case-control study, 65 Iranian relapsing- ...  Read More

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2. Case fatality rate ‎and disability of stroke in ‎Isfahan, Iran: Isfahan stroke registry

Shahram Oveisgharan; Amir Babak Ghaemmaghami; Ahmad Bahonar; Nizal Sarrafzadegan

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 9-15

  Background: Few investigators have reported case fatality and disability of Iranian patients with stroke. This study was designed to collect morbidity and case fatality data of hospitalized patients with stroke, and stroke care quality in Isfahan, Iran.Methods: From 2006 to 2011, from overlapping sources ...  Read More

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3. Persian version of frontal assessment battery: Correlations with formal measures of ‎executive functioning and providing normative data for Persian population

Sina Asaadi; Farzad Ashrafi; Mahmoud Omidbeigi; Zahra Nasiri; Hossein Pakdaman; Ali Amini-Harandi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 16-22

  Background: Cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) mainly involves executive function (EF). The frontal assessment battery (FAB) is an efficient tool for the assessment of EFs. The aims of this study were to determine the validity and reliability of the psychometric properties ...  Read More

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4. Effects of fasting during Ramadan on ‎cerebrovascular hemodynamics: A transcranial Doppler study

Masoud Mehrpour; Fahimeh Akhoundi; Zahra Rezaei

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 23-27

  Background: To determine whether Islamic fasting would change cerebral blood flow during Ramadan.Methods: The study group comprised 20 subjects (16 males and 4 females) on a regimen of 1 month food and water intake restriction, according to Islamic fasting ritual. Subjects were evaluated for cerebral ...  Read More

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5. Comparing the production of complex sentences in Persian patients with ‎post-stroke aphasia and non-damaged people with normal speaking

Azar Mehri; Askar Ghorbani; Ali Darzi; Shohreh Jalaie; Hassan Ashayeri

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 28-33

  Background: Cerebrovascular disease leading to stroke is the most common cause of aphasia. Speakers with agrammatic non-fluent aphasia have difficulties in production of movement-derived sentences such as passive sentences, topicalized constituents, and Wh-questions. To assess the production of complex ...  Read More

Original Article
6. Spatial distance between anatomically- and physiologically-identified targets in ‎subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease

Mansour Parvaresh-Rizi; Alireza Tabibkhoei; Gholamali Shahidi; Janardan Vaidyanathan; Amirreza Tabibkhoei; Mohammad Rohani

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 34-45

  Background: Subthalamic nucleus (STN) stimulation is the  reatment of choice for carefully chosen patients with idiopathic Parkinson's disease (PD) and refractory motor fluctuations. We evaluated the value of intraoperative electrophysiology during STN deep brain stimulation (DBS) procedures in refining ...  Read More

Review Article
7. Myotonic disorders: A review article

Chris Hahn; Mohammad Kian Salajegheh

Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, Pages 46-53

  The myotonic disorders are a heterogeneous group of genetically determined diseases that are unified by the presence of myotonia, which is defined as failure of muscle relaxation after activation. The presentation of these disorders can range from asymptomatic electrical myotonia, as seen in some forms ...  Read More

11. Journal Index

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Volume 15, Issue 1 , Winter 2016

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