Volume 22 (2023)
Volume 21 (2022)
Volume 19 (2020)
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 metabolic syndrome parameters and their association with headache characteristics among migraineurs

Mehdi Maghbooli; Maryam Jameshorani; Sabereh Afshar; Kourosh Kamali

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 190-201


  Background: Migraine is associated with metabolic syndrome (MetS). There are evidences that components of MetS are more prevalent among migraine patients than non-migraineurs. Since both migraine and MetS are associated with a high risk of cardiovascular events, it is likely that the parameters of MetS ...  Read More

Original Article
Testosterone and estradiol in men with acute ischemic stroke: A North Indian case control

Jayeeta Bhadra; Shashi Seth; Manishraj Kulshrestha; Vasudha Dhupper; H Aggarwal; Jyotsna Sen

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 202-207


  Background: One intriguing aspect of stroke is its higher incidence in men as compared to women. Endogenous sex hormones, testosterone and estradiol, may be responsible for this difference. This research aims to study serum testosterone and estradiol levels in men with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) and ...  Read More

Original Article
Low-dose versus standard-dose alteplase for intravenous thrombolysis in patients with acute ischemic stroke in Iran: Results from the safe implementation of treatments in stroke registry

Elyar Sadeghi-Hokmabadi; Abdoreza Ghoreishi; Reza Rikhtegar; Payam Sariaslani; Shahram Rafie; Alireza Vakilian; Ehsan Sharifipour; Masoud Mehrpour; Mohammad Saadatnia; Mohammad Mirza-Aghazadeh-Attari; Mehdi Farhoudi

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 208-213


  Background: Rates of intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) after intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) differ depending on ethnicity, one reason that few Eastern countries have approved a lower dose of alteplase. Data in this regard are scarce in the Middle Eastern region. Methods: The present retrospective study ...  Read More

Original Article
The contribution of self-disclosure to the prediction of mood symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis

Marzieh Mahboobi; Abbas Khashandish; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Maryam Bahrami-Hidaji; Farnaz Etesam

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 214-221


  Background: Depression and anxiety are the most prevalent psychological symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and have a significant impact on quality of life (QOL) and disability progression in the patients. Therefore, it is very important to find ways to reduce the impact of these disorders ...  Read More

Original Article
Epidemiological and clinical features of pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis: A population-based study in Isfahan, Iran, between 1997-2020

Masoud Etemadifar; Amir Parsa Abhari; Ghasem Yadegarfar; Mehri Salari; Mohammadreza Ghazavi; Milad Rayani; Hosein Nouri; Parisa Kargaran; Shahrbanoo Mazaheri; Homa Saadat

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 222-228


  Background: Pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS) is an autoimmune demyelinating disorder of the central nervous system (CNS), affecting individuals younger than 18 years of age. We sought to characterize the epidemiological and clinical features of patients with POMS in Isfahan, Iran, from April ...  Read More

Original Article
Comparison of transcranial doppler ultrasound indices in large and small vessel disease cerebral infarction

Mazyar Hashemilar; Afshin Partovi; Nasrin Forghani; Ehsan Sharifipour

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 229-234


  Background: Atherosclerotic involvement of large and small cerebral arteries leading to infarction is among the most prevalent subtypes of stroke worldwide. The hemodynamic changes due to these arterial pathologies can be studied non-invasively and in real-time by using transcranial Doppler (TCD) techniques. ...  Read More

Original Article
Surgical left atrial appendage closure: Success rate and its relationship with cerebrovascular accident

Mohammad Mahdi Peighambari; Firoozeh Moradkarami; Anita Sadeghpour; Bahador Baharestani; Alireza Ghavidel; Behshid Ghadrdoost; Masoud Etemadifar; Mohaddeseh Behjati

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 235-240


  Background: Several surgical procedures such as excision or exclusion are recommended for the closure of the left atrial appendage (LAA). This study was conducted with the aim to evaluate the success rate of different surgical techniques for LAA closure, their respective complications, and the rate of ...  Read More

Original Article
Implementing coronavirus disease 2019 scale-up registry protocol in national multiple sclerosis registry system of Iran

Sharareh Eskandarieh; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 20, Issue 4 , October 2021, Pages 241-245


  Background: The national multiple sclerosis (MS) registry is aimed at monitoring and improving quality of care and providing feedback to improve health outcomes by systematic recording of data. In 2018, the nationwide MS registry of Iran (NMSRI) was initiated for collecting epidemiological data and information ...  Read More