Volume 22 (2023)
Volume 21 (2022)
Volume 20 (2021)
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)
Original Article
The prevalence of autoimmune diseases in patients with multiple sclerosis: A cross-sectional study in Qom, Iran, in 2018

Nazanin Ershadinia; Nader Mortazavinia; Sepideh Babaniamansour; Mahdi Najafi-Nesheli; Parto Babaniamansour; Ehsan Aliniagerdroudbari

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 98-102


  Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is one of the most common autoimmune diseases worldwide and various autoimmune comorbidities are reported with MS. The objective of this study is to estimate the prevalence of the autoimmune diseases’ comorbidity in patients with MS. Methods: In this cross-sectional ...  Read More

Original Article
Evaluation of safety of rituximab in patients with multiple sclerosis: A retrograde study

Nastaran Majdinasab; Mitra Sadrian; Davood Kashipazha; Maryam Moradi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 103-106


  Background: The study aimed to judge the safety and possible side effects of rituximab (RTX) drug in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). Methods: This retrospective observational study was performed on 91 patients with MS who had been treated with RTX between 2016 and 2019. Each patient was visited ...  Read More

Original Article
A study of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures in an inpatient video-electroencephalography monitoring service in Tabriz, northwest of Iran

Mazyar Hashemilar; Saeid Charsouei; Darioush Savadi-Oskouei; Elyar Sadeghi-Hokmabadi; Mohammad Farzipour

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 107-111


  Background: Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) are manifested as paroxysmal alterations in motor, sensory, autonomic, and/or cognitive and behavioral signs and symptoms, without associated ictal epileptiform discharges. A misdiagnosis of PNES as epilepsy results in a prolonged and unnecessary ...  Read More

Original Article
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

Original Article
Guillain-Barre syndrome in patients with coronavirus disease-2019: Report of six cases and review of literature

Ali Asghar Okhovat; Behnaz Ansari; Helia Hemasian; Bahram Haghi-Ashtiani; Soroor Advani; Bentolhoda Ziaadini; Siamak Abdi; Hajir Sikaroudi; Shahriar Nafissi; Farzad Fatehi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 122-130


  Background: Few studies have reported the association of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) and coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) infection. In this study, we reported GBS in six patients infected with COVID-19 and reviewed all existing literature about GBS in association with COVID-19. Methods: This study ...  Read More

Review Article
A history of the path towards imaging of the brain: From skull radiography through cerebral angiography

Haris Kamal; Edward J. Fine; Banafsheh Shakibajahromi; Ashkan Mowla

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 131-137


  This publication reviews the steps in the path towards obtaining a complete image of the brain. Up to the 1920s, plain X-ray films could demonstrate only calcified tumors, shifts in midline position of a calcified pineal gland due to a mass in the cranium, or foreign metallic objects within the skull. ...  Read More

Review Article
The efficacy and safety of oral disease-modifying therapies for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: A systematic review

Rahil Sadat Shahtaheri; Shekoufeh Nikfar; Elahe Khorasani; Mansoureh Sabbagh-Baniazad; Zahra Goudarzi; Maziar Emamikhah

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 138-145


  Background: Although widely used, first-line injectable medicines for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS) remain an issue of efficacy and adherence. Recently, new oral medications for MS have contributed to dramatic improvements in MS treatment. This study aims to evaluate the safety and efficacy ...  Read More

Short Communication
Correlations between developmental test of visual perception-adolescent and adult and visual evoked potential in people with multiple sclerosis

Yasaman Rezaei; Malahat Akbarfahimi; Mojtaba Azimian; Fahimeh Mohaghegh; Mehdi Moghaddasi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 146-149


  Background: Optic neuritis (ON) is a common visual sign in multiple sclerosis (MS). Although ON is recovered in most cases, other visual functions such as visual perception are affected and are not fully recovered. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between visual evoked potential ...  Read More

Non-reactive pupils as early sign of Miller Fisher syndrome

Garazi Agirre-Beitia; Ana Moreno-Estébanez; Tirso González-Pinto; Irene Díaz-Cuerv

Volume 19, Issue 3 , July 2020, Pages 152-153


  Although the most characteristic symptoms of Miller Fisher syndrome (MFS) are ophthalmoplegia, areflexia, and ataxia, in 1956, Dr. Miller Fisher already described pupillary involvement in some patients. From that moment on, several articles have reported non-reactive dilated or tonic pupils in patients ...  Read More