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 12 (2013)
Volume 11 (2012)
Volume 10 (2011)
Original Article
Iranian specialists’ approach to treatment escalation in multiple sclerosis patients with cognitive impairment

Fereshteh Ghadiri; Elnaz Asadollahzadeh; Zahra Ebadi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Amirreza Azimi; Samira Navardi; Hora Heidari; Zohreh Abna; Marzieh Aboutorabi; Iman Adibi; Seyed Mohammad Baghbanian; Sepideh Paybast; Maryam Poursadeghfard; Samaneh Hosseini; Sareh Shahmohammadi; Mehran Ghaffari; Hamidreza Ghalyanchi-Langroodi; Masoud Ghiasian; Hoda Kamali; Ebrahim Kouchaki; Farzad Mehrabi; Ehsan Mohammadianinejad; Mohammad Ali Nahayati; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 1-7


  Background: People with multiple sclerosis ‎(MS) and their physicians recognize cognitive retention as an important desired outcome of disease-modifying therapies (DMTs). In this study, we attempted to gather the opinions of Iranian MS experts regarding the treatment approach toward clinical ...  Read More

Original Article
Comparison of side effects of the dose-1 of AstraZeneca and Sinopharm vaccines in patients with multiple sclerosis in Kermanshah, Iran (2021)

Nazanin Razazian; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Mansour Rezaei; Sharareh Eskandarieh; Kianoosh Khamoushian; Seyede Elham Mousavi; Negin Fakhri

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 8-15


  Background: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) vaccination is recommended for people with multiple sclerosis (MS). This study evaluated the side effects of Sinopharm and AstraZeneca vaccines in MS patients.Methods: In this cross-sectional study among MS patients in Kermanshah province, Iran, who received Sinopharm ...  Read More

Original Article
Challenges of patients with multiple sclerosis in receiving health care services in Iran

Niloofar Jahromi; Sharareh Eskandarieh; Nazanin Maleki; Narges Sistany-Allahabadi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 16-22


  Background: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a debilitating, non-traumatic, neurological disorder in young adults and can reduce quality of life (QoL) by interfering with the ability to work, leisure activities, and routine living tasks. Various studies have shown the dissatisfaction of people with MS in different ...  Read More

Original Article
The effect of body mass index on the morbidity and outcomes of COVID-19 in Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis

Nasim Rezaeimanesh; Naghmeh Abbasi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Amirreza Azimi; Soodeh Razeghi-Jahromi; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 23-29


  Background: It seems that patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) are at a higher risk for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) implications due to being subjected to immunomodulatory or immunosuppressive treatments. Besides, obesity as a risk factor may lead to more adverse consequences. The relationship ...  Read More

Original Article
The association of serum carnitine levels with severity of fatigue in patients with multiple sclerosis: A pilot study

Mohammad Hossein Harirchian; Siavash Babaie; Nika Keshtkaran; Sama Bitarafan

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 30-34


  Background: Fatigue is a common complaint of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), adversely affecting their quality of life. There is a lot of evidence showing that carnitine deficiency is linked to fatigue development and severity in some conditions. This study aimed to evaluate the association between ...  Read More

Original Article
Stability monitoring of patients with myasthenia gravis using a mobile-based application

Emad Alaei Tafti; Marjan Ghazisaeedi; Payam Sarraf

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 35-43


  Background: Failure in early diagnosis of myasthenia gravis (MG) and the risks of taking certain medications and undergoing surgery and anesthesia can lead to severe respiratory disorders and death. However, there are therapeutic measures that significantly control the disease and improve individual’s ...  Read More

Original Article
Association analysis of serotonin transporter gene polymorphism among the South-Indian migraineurs

Pallavi Kesavan; Aiswarya Padmaja Satheesh; Akram Husain Rehman Syed Rasheed; Umamaheshwari Veerappan; Subramaniyan Kannaian; Ramakrishnan Veerabathiran

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 44-49


  Background: Migraine is a multifactorial neurological disorder characterized by frequent moderate to severe intensity headaches. The genetic variations in synaptic and post-receptor signalling proteins have direct effect on the process of serotonergic neurotransmission.Methods: We aimed to investigate ...  Read More

Review Article
The relationship between retinal layer thickness and cognition in patients with multiple sclerosis: A systematic review of current literature

Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi; Omid Mirmosayyeb; Narges Ebrahimi; Mohammad Ali Sahraian; Aida Mohammadi; Mahsa Ghajarzadeh

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 50-57


  Background: This study was conducted to evaluate the relationship between retinal layer thickness (RLT) and cognition in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).Methods: We searched PubMed, Scopus, Embase, Web of Science, and Google Scholar. The search strategy included the MeSH and text words as [“ora ...  Read More

Short Communication
A nomogram-based clinical tool for acute ischemic stroke screening in prehospital setting

Alireza Baratloo; Mahtab Ramezani; Hosein Rafiemanesh; Meisam Sharifi; Somayeh Karimi

Volume 22, Issue 1 , January 2023, Pages 58-62


  Background: We believe that designing a new tool which is comparable in terms of both sensitivity and specificity may play an important role in rapid and more accurate diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke (AIS) in prehospital stage. Therefore, we intended to develop a new clinical tool for the diagnosis ...  Read More