Tehran University of Medical Sciences

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Organization: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Neutrophil function (innate immunity) during Ramadan
    Afshineh Latifynia
    Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 21:111-5. 2009
  2. doi Hemodialysis cost in Tehran, Iran
    Mitra Mahdavi-Mazdeh
    Department of Nephrology, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    Hemodial Int 12:492-8. 2008
  3. doi Mitochondrial mutation in Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis, correlation between haplogroups H, A and clinical manifestations
    Mojdeh Ghabaee
    Department of Neurology, Iranian Center of Neurological Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Keshavarz Blvd, Tehran, Iran
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 29:341-6. 2009
  4. doi The porphyrin-fullerene nanoparticles to promote the ATP overproduction in myocardium: 25Mg2+-magnetic isotope effect
    S M Rezayat
    School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Med Chem 44:1554-69. 2009
  5. doi Genotype-phenotype correlation in Bruton's tyrosine kinase deficiency
    Shahram Teimourian
    Immunology, Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:679-83. 2008
  6. doi Diagnostic utility of autopsy in a university hospital in Iran
    Payman Salamati
    Bahrami Children s Hospital, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Damavand Street, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Pediatr 75:585-8. 2008
  7. doi A study on plucked hair as a substrate for direct immunofluorescence in pemphigus vulgaris
    M Daneshpazhooh
    Autoimmune Bullous Diseases Research Center, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:129-31. 2009
  8. doi Psychiatric disorders and behavioral problems in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome
    Ahmad Ghanizadeh
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Brain Dev 31:15-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Coronary heart disease and associated risk factors in Qazvin: a population-based study
    H Fakhrzadeh
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:33-41. 2008
  10. ncbi A randomized trial of ceftriaxone versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole to prevent ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:112-7. 2008

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  1. ncbi Neutrophil function (innate immunity) during Ramadan
    Afshineh Latifynia
    Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 21:111-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate opsonisation, phagocytosis, and nitroblue tetrazolium (NBT) reduction by white blood cells in normal, healthy, male subjects under non-fasting (before Ramadan) and fasting (after Ramadan) conditions...
  2. doi Hemodialysis cost in Tehran, Iran
    Mitra Mahdavi-Mazdeh
    Department of Nephrology, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    Hemodial Int 12:492-8. 2008
    ..It is highly recommended to place initial focus on strategies and treatments that slow disease progression, to postpone renal replacement therapy to save resources...
  3. doi Mitochondrial mutation in Iranian patients with multiple sclerosis, correlation between haplogroups H, A and clinical manifestations
    Mojdeh Ghabaee
    Department of Neurology, Iranian Center of Neurological Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Keshavarz Blvd, Tehran, Iran
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 29:341-6. 2009
    ..015). No motor symptoms were seen in haplogroup H patients. There is no significant relationship between duration of the disease and EDSS in different mutation of mtDNA...
  4. doi The porphyrin-fullerene nanoparticles to promote the ATP overproduction in myocardium: 25Mg2+-magnetic isotope effect
    S M Rezayat
    School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Med Chem 44:1554-69. 2009
    ..Both pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the drug proposed make it suitable for safe and efficient administration in either single or multi-injection (acute or chronic) therapeutic schemes...
  5. doi Genotype-phenotype correlation in Bruton's tyrosine kinase deficiency
    Shahram Teimourian
    Immunology, Asthma and Allergy Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:679-83. 2008
    ..More over, in a considerable number of patients with mild phenotype we showed a severe mutation with a tendency toward C substitution in the polymorphic site on TEC intron 1...
  6. doi Diagnostic utility of autopsy in a university hospital in Iran
    Payman Salamati
    Bahrami Children s Hospital, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Damavand Street, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Pediatr 75:585-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study were to evaluate the diagnostic utility of the autopsy in University hospital in Tehran, Iran...
  7. doi A study on plucked hair as a substrate for direct immunofluorescence in pemphigus vulgaris
    M Daneshpazhooh
    Autoimmune Bullous Diseases Research Center, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Medical Sciences Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:129-31. 2009
    ..It has recently been demonstrated in a study on 15 patients that plucked hair can be used as a substrate for direct immunofluorescence (DIF) in pemphigus...
  8. doi Psychiatric disorders and behavioral problems in children and adolescents with Tourette syndrome
    Ahmad Ghanizadeh
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Brain Dev 31:15-9. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi Coronary heart disease and associated risk factors in Qazvin: a population-based study
    H Fakhrzadeh
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 14:33-41. 2008
    ..There was also a significant association between ischaemic ECG changes and waist-hip ratio in women and between ischaemic ECG changes and hypertension in men...
  10. ncbi A randomized trial of ceftriaxone versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole to prevent ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 41:112-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the prophylactic use of ceftriaxone and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (SXT) for the prevention of ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt infection...
  11. doi New software: comparison between three software programs for root canal length measurement
    D Goodarzi Pour
    Dental School, Tehran University of Medical Science and Health Service, Iran
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 37:228-31. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to design a software program to estimate the curved root canal working length by using curved line software and comparing its accuracy with Trophy and Cygnus software programs...
  12. doi Using computer-guided implantology in flapless implant surgery of a maxilla: a clinical report
    A Azari
    Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Medical Sciences Tehran University, Iran
    J Oral Rehabil 35:690-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this paper was to introduce a more predictable flapless approach for treatment of a patient's maxilla through principles of computer-assisted implantology...
  13. ncbi The patency rate and complications of polytetrafluoroethylene vascular access grafts in hemodialysis patients: a prospective study from Iran
    Javad Salimi
    Surgery Department, Sina Hospital School of Medicine, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 19:280-5. 2008
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  14. doi Giant bilateral becker nevus: a rare presentation
    Alireza Khatami
    Center for Research and Training in Skin Diseases and Leprosy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:47-51. 2008
    ..We report this patient for the rarity of presentation. Different clinical features of Becker nevi, associated findings, differential diagnoses, and treatment options are discussed...
  15. ncbi Trends in antimicrobial resistance of fecal Shigella and Salmonella isolates in Tehran, Iran
    Mohammad Taghi Hghi Ashtiani
    Associate Professor of Clinical and Anatomical Pathology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 52:52-5. 2009
    ..The present study was therefore undertaken to report resistance rates to antimicrobial agents in 2487 stool culture isolates in a tertiary care hospital between 1996 and 2000 and 2001 and 2005...
  16. ncbi Synergistic effects of cigarette smoke and saliva
    Yalda Nozad-Mojaver
    Department of Oral Medicine, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Dental School, Rafsanjan, Iran
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 14:E217-21. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cytotoxic effects of Cigarette Smoke on the human peripheral blood lymphocytes in the presence of stimulated or non-stimulated saliva in an in vitro model...
  17. doi Effect of immunological adjuvants: GM-CSF (granulocyte-monocyte colony stimulating factor) and IL-23 (interleukin-23) on immune responses generated against hepatitis C virus core DNA vaccine
    Christine Hartoonian
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 16 Azar, Enghelab Ave, P O Box 1417614411, Tehran, Iran
    Cytokine 46:43-50. 2009
    ..The results did not indicate any change in the Th1/Th2 balance as compared with simultaneous IL-23 administration...
  18. ncbi Olfactory groove schwannoma masquerading as an orbital mass
    Hooshang Saberi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Brain and Spinal Injuries Care Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, 14197 Tehran, Iran Tel 98 912 1085771 Fax 98 21 66938885 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 13:73-6. 2008
    ..Histological examination and immuno-histochemical evaluation for S-100 protein, showed the tumor as a schwannoma. Total excision through a frontal craniotomy and skull base reconstruction are the main therapeutic steps...
  19. ncbi Effect of breastfeeding on cognitive performance in a British birth cohort
    A R Foroushani
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    East Mediterr Health J 16:202-8. 2010
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  20. ncbi Cutaneous granulomas in common variable immunodeficiency: case report and review of literature
    Asghar Aghamohammadi
    Department of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Children s Medical Center, No 62 Dr Gharib St, Keshavarz Blvd, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 18:107-13. 2010
    ..In conclusion, taking history of recurrent infections and measuring immunoglobulin levels can be suggested in patients with granulomatous lesions instead of other expensive tests...
  21. doi Is deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis appropriate in the medical wards? A clinical pharmacists' intervention study
    Hossein Khalili
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 14155 6451, 1417614411, Tehran, Iran
    Pharm World Sci 32:594-600. 2010
    ..To evaluate physicians' approach to patients' thrombosis risk assessment and practice of thromboembolism prophylaxis in a teaching hospital, we designed an interventional prospective study...
  22. doi Urinary and serum carbohydrate antigen 19-9 as a biomarker in ureteropelvic junction obstruction in children
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Pediatric Urology Research Center, Department of Urology, Pediatric Center of Excellence, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Urol 183:2353-60. 2010
    ..We evaluated the predictive role of serum and urinary carbohydrate antigen 19-9 in the diagnosis and followup of pediatric ureteropelvic junction obstruction...
  23. ncbi Loss of taste and smell during treatment with topiramate
    A Ghanizadeh
    Research Center for Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Eat Weight Disord 14:e137-8. 2009
    ..He had lost his ability to detect and recognize taste and odor during treatment with topiramate. Those abilities improved after discontinuation of topiramate...
  24. doi Increased salivary lipid peroxidation in human subjects with oral lichen planus
    F Agha-Hosseini
    Department of Oral Medicine and Dental Research Center, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Dent Hyg 7:246-50. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the total antioxidant capacity (TAC) and lipid peroxidation level, in the saliva of patients with OLP...
  25. doi Phlebotomus perfiliewi transcaucasicus is circulating both Leishmania donovani and L. infantum in northwest Iran
    Mohammad Ali Oshaghi
    Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health and Institute of Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 14155 6446, Iran
    Exp Parasitol 123:218-25. 2009
    ..Finding L. donovani infecting P. perfiliewi transcaucasicus in the area demands extensive and intensive typing of natural Leishmania infections in epidemiological investigations in Iran and the Mediterranean Basin in general...
  26. doi Efficacy of purslane in the treatment of oral lichen planus
    Farzaneh Agha-Hosseini
    Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Phytother Res 24:240-4. 2010
    ..According to our findings purslane is clinically effective in the treatment of OLP. Considering the lack of side-effects during the study period, it may be a favorable alternative treatment for OLP...
  27. doi Antiretroviral induced adverse drug reactions in Iranian human immunodeficiency virus positive patients
    Hossein Khalili
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Postal Code 1417614411, Tehran, Iran
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:848-57. 2009
    ..We have evaluated the frequency of antiretroviral therapy (ART) induced ADRs in this population and assessed some risk factors of these reactions...
  28. doi Association between physical activity and metabolic syndrome in Iranian adults: national surveillance of risk factors of noncommunicable diseases (SuRFNCD-2007)
    Alireza Esteghamati
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Vali Asr Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 13145 784, Tehran, Iran
    Metabolism 58:1347-55. 2009
    ..28-fold with every 30-min/d reduction in vigorous-intensity activity (95% confidence interval = 1.15-1.42, P < .001). The results of the present study should be considered for future public health programs in Iran...
  29. doi The economic costs of diabetes: a population-based study in Tehran, Iran
    A Esteghamati
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Vali Asr Hospital, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetologia 52:1520-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the annual healthcare expenditures of an individual with diabetes in Tehran, between March 2004 and March 2005...
  30. ncbi The relationship between symptoms, clinical tests and nerve conduction study findings in carpal tunnel syndrome
    N Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 49:53-7. 2009
    ..The findings of this study indicate that both CTS related symptoms of pain, diurnal paraesthesia, and Phalen 30 s are associated with electrodiagnostic tests...
  31. ncbi Circulating immune complex during Ramadan
    A Latifynia
    Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Tehran, Iran
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 19:15-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to show the effect of fasting during Ramadan on circulating immune complex (CIC) level and immune system...
  32. ncbi Small burns among out-patient children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Ahmad Ghanizadeh
    Department of Psychiatry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Burns 34:546-8. 2008
    ..The incidence of burns among children with ADHD was higher than among the control group...
  33. ncbi Peak bone mass of Iranian population: the Iranian Multicenter Osteoporosis Study
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Clin Densitom 9:367-74. 2006
    ..When standardized to mg/cm2 units using established formulas, Iranian peak bone mass values are comparable with that of Western countries and are generally higher than that of Eastern Asian and Middle Eastern countries...
  34. ncbi Smooth muscle cell apoptosis and defective neural development in congenital ureteropelvic junction obstruction
    Abdol Mohammad Kajbafzadeh
    Department of Urology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Urol 176:718-23; discussion 723. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi The Oswestry Disability Index, the Roland-Morris Disability Questionnaire, and the Quebec Back Pain Disability Scale: translation and validation studies of the Iranian versions
    Sayed Javad Mousavi
    Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Pich e Shemiran, Tehran, Iran
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E454-9. 2006
    ..Cross-cultural translation and psychometric testing were performed...
  36. ncbi Posterior spinal cord herniation into an extradural thoracic arachnoid cyst: surgical treatment. Case report and review of the literature
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 104:210-1. 2006
    ..This case highlights an exceedingly rare type of spinal cord herniation in a pediatric age group, and focuses on the abnormalities of the dorsal dura mater, together with imaging and intraoperative findings...
  37. pmc Psychometric properties of the Farsi translation of the Kiddie Schedule for Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia-Present and Lifetime Version
    Ahmad Ghanizadeh
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Hafez Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    BMC Psychiatry 6:10. 2006
    ..This study compares the results of face-to-face, semi-structural interview and clinical interview by a child and adolescent psychiatrist...
  38. ncbi Inadvertent rubella vaccination of pregnant women: evaluation of possible transplacental infection with rubella vaccine
    Rasool Hamkar
    School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, and Infectious Disease Department, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Vaccine 24:3558-63. 2006
    ..In five neonates that were born from susceptible women, rubella-specific IgM has detected in cord blood sera, but they have not shown signs compatible to congenital rubella syndrome...
  39. ncbi Tumor lysis syndrome in children with non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Samin Alavi
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Mofid Children Hospital, Shahid Beheshti Medical University, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 23:65-70. 2006
    ..Patients who have evidence of renal involvement at imaging studies are more likely to develop TLS after chemotherapy...
  40. ncbi Primary thyroid malignancies in Tehran, Iran
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Med Princ Pract 14:396-400. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to present a descriptive epidemiology of primary thyroid cancer in Tehran, Iran, using cancer registry data...
  41. ncbi Post-training intrahippocampal infusion of nicotine prevents spatial memory retention deficits induced by the cyclo-oxygenase-2-specific inhibitor celecoxib in rats
    Mohammad Sharifzadeh
    Department of Toxicology and Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medicinal Plant Research Centers, University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurochem 95:1078-90. 2005
    ..These results suggest that nicotine prevented or reversed the adverse effects of celecoxib on spatial memory retention and protected or restored the immunostaining pattern of COX-2 neurons in the rat dorsal hippocampus...
  42. ncbi Comparing logistic models based on modified GCS motor component with other prognostic tools in prediction of mortality: results of study in 7226 trauma patients
    Behzad Eftekhar
    Department of Neurosurgery and Surgery, Sina Trauma Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University, Iran
    Injury 36:900-4. 2005
    ..We concluded that although in some situations we need more sophisticated models, should our results be reproducible in other populations, MGMR (with or without age added) model may be of considerable practical value...
  43. ncbi Ethical and legal aspects of organ transplantation in Iran
    B Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Transplant Proc 36:1241-4. 2004
    ..The history of the organ transplantation "Act of Organ Transplantation and Brain Death," which allows controlled living unrelated donors access to renal transplantation, is discussed as the main subject...
  44. ncbi Daily low-dose oral etoposide for recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer after platinum-based therapy
    A S Moosavi
    Department of Gynecology Oncology, Valli e Asr Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Obstet Gynaecol 24:292-3. 2004
    ..Although etoposide appears to exhibit activity in recurrent ovarian cancer, response and survival durations are short, with a high rate of complications...
  45. pmc Knowledge and attitude towards HIV/AIDS among Iranian students
    Anahita Tavoosi
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 4:17. 2004
    ..Young people are of particular importance in state policies against Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS). We intended to assess the knowledge and attitude of high school students regarding AIDS in Iran...
  46. ncbi Polymeric delivery systems for biopharmaceuticals
    Rassoul Dinarvand
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 14174, Iran
    Biotechnol Genet Eng Rev 21:147-81. 2004
  47. ncbi Genetics of hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
    Seyed Mohammad Akrami
    Department of Medical Genetics, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 9:381-9. 2006
    ..This may help the medical professionals especially internists, gastroenterologists, and oncologists to update their knowledge in this field...
  48. ncbi Comparison of outcomes in Z-plasty and delayed healing by secondary intention of the wound after excision of the sacral pilonidal sinus: results of a randomized, clinical trial
    Mohammad Sadegh Fazeli
    Department of Surgery, Imam Medical Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1831-6. 2006
    ..In this study, we compared outcomes and complications of Z-plasty repair with outcomes and complications of delayed healing by secondary intention (conventional surgery)...
  49. ncbi Pattern of poisoning in the elderly: an experience from Tehran
    Mojgan Karbakhsh
    Sina Trauma Research Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 46:211-7. 2008
    ..Poisoning is considered a significant health problem in the elderly. This study aimed to portray the pattern of poisoning in the elderly population of Tehran...
  50. ncbi Magnesium infusion and postoperative atrial fibrillation: a randomized clinical trial
    Mahdi Najafi
    Tehran Heart Center, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Anaesthesiol Taiwan 45:89-94. 2007
    ..We studied whether prophylactic administration of magnesium could prevent post-coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) arrhythmias and evaluated the effects of diabetes mellitus on prophylactic magnesium administration...
  51. ncbi Correlation between vitamin D3 deficiency and insulin resistance in pregnancy
    Zhila Maghbooli
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 24:27-32. 2008
    ..This study investigates the relation between 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and insulin resistance in pregnant women...
  52. ncbi Venom therapy in multiple sclerosis
    Abbas Mirshafiey
    Department of Immunology, School of Public Health, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Box 6446, Tehran 14155, Iran
    Neuropharmacology 53:353-61. 2007
    ..The aim of this review is to describe the recent findings regarding the role of venoms and their components in treatment of MS disease and that whether venom therapy could be recommended as a complementary treatment or not...
  53. ncbi [On-levothyroxine measurement of thyroglobulin is not a reliable test for the follow-up of patients at high risk for remnant/recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma]
    Ali Gholamrezanezhad
    Research Institute for Nuclear Medicine, Shariati Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Endokrynol Pol 58:100-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the accuracy of on-treatment measurement of serum Tg in detecting remnant/recurrent or metastatic disease in high-risk DTC patients...
  54. ncbi Effect of shunt catheter on the systemic immune response: evaluation of neutrophil count, function, and rate of chemotaxis
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Neurosurg 106:288-91. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the probable systemic effect of a shunt catheter on neutrophil phagocytosis and chemotaxis in vivo...
  55. ncbi An Islamic view to stem cell research and cloning: Iran's experience
    Kiarash Aramesh
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Bioeth 7:62-3. 2007
  56. ncbi Earthquake relief: Iranian nurses' responses in Bam, 2003, and lessons learned
    A N Nasrabadi
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran, Iran
    Int Nurs Rev 54:13-8. 2007
    ..Man-made or natural disasters appear to be occurring more frequently around the world. It is important that nurses in all specialties should be prepared to care for people affected by disasters...
  57. ncbi ECG Feature Extraction Based on Multiresolution Wavelet Transform
    S Mahmoodabadi
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences TUMS, Tehran, Iran Research Center for Science and Technology in Medicine RCSTIM, Tehran, Iran
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 4:3902-5. 2005
    ..The proposed QRS detector achieved sensitivity of 75. 2 % 18 . 99 .. and a positive predictivity of 45 . 4 % 00 . 98 .. over the validation database...
  58. ncbi The effects of acupuncture during labour on nulliparous women: a randomised controlled trial
    Sedigheh Hantoushzadeh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vali Asr Research Centre for Reproductive Health, Imam Medical Complex, Tehran, Iran
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:26-30. 2007
    ..Acupuncture is as an ancient system of diagnosis and treatment. It is regarded as a complementary tool for pain management...
  59. ncbi Pattern of relapses in Iranian patients with ulcerative colitis. A prospective study
    Nasser Ebrahimi Daryani
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 15:355-8. 2006
    ..This study is designed to find out the pattern, time and severity of relapses in Iranian patients with UC...
  60. ncbi Perceptions of nursing practice in Iran
    Alireza Nikbakht Nasrabadi
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tohid Square, Tehran, Iran
    Nurs Outlook 54:320-7. 2006
    ..The findings have implications for nursing practice and education in Iran, and can facilitate changes that could effectively improve the status of nursing in Iran...
  61. ncbi Mental health in three generations of Iranian medical students and doctors. A cross-sectional study
    Seyed Mohammad Assadi
    Dept of Psychiatry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:57-60. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess emotional disturbance and interpersonal attitudes in a representative sample of Iranian medical students and practitioners...
  62. ncbi Decompressive aspiration in myelinoclastic diffuse sclerosis or Schilder disease. Case report
    Farideh Nejat
    Department of Neurosurgery, Children s Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    J Neurosurg 97:1447-9. 2002
    ..Demyelination was found on pathological studies of these lesions. The patient experienced some recovery with corticosteroid treatment but improved completely with decompressive aspiration of the largest lesion...