Original Article
1. Occupational performance of individuals with Multiple Sclerosis based on disability level in Iran

Leila Dehghan; Fardin Faraji; Hamid Dalvand; Alireza Shamsoddini; Mohammad Reza Hadian-Rasanani

Volume 18, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, Pages 1-6

Abstract
  Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a common disease across the world as well as in Iran. Individuals with MS usually experience occupational performance problems that result in limitations in their daily life. This study aimed to determine the occupational performance of individuals with MS based ...  Read More

Original Article
2. Direct and indirect cost of managing Alzheimer’s disease in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Zahra Aajami; Abbas Kebriaeezadeh

Volume 18, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, Pages 7-12

Abstract
  Background: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) affects a large number of adults annually all around the world. The monetary cost of this disorder is huge. This study aims to estimate the cost of AD in Iran by considering stages of disease. Methods: A cross-sectional study was designed from July to December ...  Read More

Original Article
3. Neuronal autoantibodies in focal epilepsy with or without mesial temporal sclerosis

Behnaz Ansari; Masoud Etemadifar; Mohammadreza Najafi; Maryam Nasri; Rokhsareh Meamar

Volume 18, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, Pages 13-18

Abstract
  Background: This study was designed to investigate the difference in the prevalence of neuronal autoantibodies in patients diagnosed with established temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) of unknown cause with mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS) and patients with TLE without MTS. Methods: In an observational cohort ...  Read More

Original Article
4. Migraine, dyspepsia and helicobacter pylori: Zeroing in on the culprit

Nayereh Akbari; Ahmad Hormati; Ehsan Sharifipour; Seyed Amir Hejazi; Fatemeh Jafari; Seyed Ali Mousavi-Aghdas; Samad EJ Golzari

Volume 18, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, Pages 19-24

Abstract
  Background: Numerous studies have evaluated the impact of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) eradication on the number, severity, and recurrence of migraine attacks. But the association of migraine, H. pylori, and gastrointestinal (GI) presentation is challenging. The aim of the current study was to investigate ...  Read More

Review Article
5. Historical perspective of neurology in Iran

Shri Kant Mishra; Hadi Mohammad Khanli; Golnoush Akhlaghipour; Ghazaleh Ahmadi Jazi; Shaweta Khosa

Volume 18, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, Pages 25-32

Abstract
  Iran is an ancient country, known as the cradle of civilization. The history of medicine in Iran goes back to the existence of a human in this country, divided into three periods: pre-Islamic, medieval, and modern period. There are records of different neurologic terms from the early period, while Zoroastrian ...  Read More