Bagher Larijani

Summary

Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi The Relation between Serum Vitamin D Levels and Blood Pressure: A Population-Based Study
    Fatemeh Ardeshir Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 52:290-7. 2014
  2. pmc Association between Anthropometric Measures and Bone Mineral Density: Population-Based Study
    Hr Aghaei Meybodi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iran J Public Health 40:18-24. 2011
  3. pmc Key ethical issues in pediatric research: islamic perspective, Iranian experience
    Mina Mobasher
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Faculty of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 22:435-44. 2012
  4. pmc Traumatic brain injury and adrenal insufficiency: morning cortisol and cosyntropin stimulation tests
    Bita Mirzaie
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Med Sci 9:68-73. 2013
  5. pmc Common principles and multiculturalism
    Farzaneh Zahedi
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Centre, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Medical Sciences University of Tehran
    J Med Ethics Hist Med 2:6. 2009
  6. pmc Patient centred care in diabetology: an Islamic perspective from Iran
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:18. 2013
  7. pmc Association of metabolic syndrome with inflammatory mediators in women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus
    Banoo Edalat
    Associate Professor of Cardiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:8. 2013
  8. pmc Giant prolactinoma: case report and review of literature
    Masoud Rahmanian
    EMRC Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Science, North Karegar St, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:3. 2013
  9. pmc Gender differences in association between metabolic syndrome and carotid intima media thickness
    Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Fifth Floor, Dr, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, 14114, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:13. 2012
  10. pmc Red blood cell ATP/ADP & nitric oxide: The best vasodilators in diabetic patients
    Nuredin Bakhtiari
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications119 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The Relation between Serum Vitamin D Levels and Blood Pressure: A Population-Based Study
    Fatemeh Ardeshir Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 52:290-7. 2014
    ..Considering the difference noted between our results and previous studies, further research is needed to assess the potential effect of ethnicity and genetic factors on these findings. ..
  2. pmc Association between Anthropometric Measures and Bone Mineral Density: Population-Based Study
    Hr Aghaei Meybodi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Iran J Public Health 40:18-24. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify probable relations between anthropometric measures and bone mineral density...
  3. pmc Key ethical issues in pediatric research: islamic perspective, Iranian experience
    Mina Mobasher
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Faculty of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
    Iran J Pediatr 22:435-44. 2012
    ..Differences in religious and socio-cultural context limit implication of ethical standards...
  4. pmc Traumatic brain injury and adrenal insufficiency: morning cortisol and cosyntropin stimulation tests
    Bita Mirzaie
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Med Sci 9:68-73. 2013
    ..In these patients with acute stress we compared fasting cortisol, low and high dose cosyntropin stimulation tests to assess adrenal function in patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury...
  5. pmc Common principles and multiculturalism
    Farzaneh Zahedi
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Centre, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Medical Sciences University of Tehran
    J Med Ethics Hist Med 2:6. 2009
    ..Islamic teachings, according to the presented evidence in this paper, fall in with this idea. ..
  6. pmc Patient centred care in diabetology: an Islamic perspective from Iran
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:18. 2013
    ..Understanding of the nature of Islam is importance for communication with patients in Islamic countries...
  7. pmc Association of metabolic syndrome with inflammatory mediators in women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus
    Banoo Edalat
    Associate Professor of Cardiology, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:8. 2013
    ..Increased inflammatory markers such as C-reactive protein (CRP) and interleukin 6 (IL-6) usually accompany. We performed this survey to examine the relationship between pGDM and MS, CRP and IL-6...
  8. pmc Giant prolactinoma: case report and review of literature
    Masoud Rahmanian
    EMRC Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Science, North Karegar St, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:3. 2013
    ..Previous studies showed normalization of thyrotropin secretion after treatment but it remained low in our patient even after 18 months follow up...
  9. pmc Gender differences in association between metabolic syndrome and carotid intima media thickness
    Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Fifth Floor, Dr, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, 14114, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:13. 2012
    ..Although, it has shown the association between Mets and CIMT, this relation regarding sex differences is limited. We aimed to find out whether gender differences in this association...
  10. pmc Red blood cell ATP/ADP & nitric oxide: The best vasodilators in diabetic patients
    Nuredin Bakhtiari
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:9. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism and its effect on anthropometric measures in normoglycemic subjects and type 2 diabetes
    Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:18. 2012
    ..Our main objective was to evaluate the association between apo E gene polymorphism with anthropometric measures...
  12. pmc Psychometric properties of the Iranian version of Diabetes Empowerment Scale (IR-DES-28)
    Mohammad Yoosef Mahjouri
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:4. 2012
    ..This study was designed to determine the primary psychometric properties of the Iranian version of the Diabetes Empowerment Scale (IR-DES-28)...
  13. pmc Estimating the avoidable burden of certain modifiable risk factors in osteoporotic hip fracture using Generalized Impact Fraction (GIF) model in Iran
    Banafsheh Shahnazari
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Research Institute ECSI, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 12:10. 2013
    ..In addition to preventing a risk factor or the avoidable fraction of burden, this index can also calculate the change in the burden, when a risk factor is altered...
  14. pmc The importance of hypoglycemia in diabetic patients
    Gita Shafiee
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Street, 14114, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:17. 2012
    ....
  15. pmc Nurses' role in diabetic foot prevention and care; a review
    M Aalaa
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:24. 2012
    ..Consequently, nurses need to attend in special training to use the latest instructions of diabetic foot care in order that provides the effective services to facilitate promote diabetic patients health...
  16. ncbi Contemporary medical ethics: an overview from Iran
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Dev World Bioeth 8:192-6. 2008
    ..This paper will discuss these issues, along with the production, in 2005, of the Specific National Ethical Guidelines for Biomedical Research...
  17. doi Low serum leptin serves as a biomarker of malnutrition in elderly patients
    Bahareh Amirkalali
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, 1411713137 Iran
    Nutr Res 30:314-9. 2010
    ..001). The optimal cutoff value of serum leptin to detect malnutrition was 4.3 ng/mL in men and 25.7 ng/mL in women. Serum leptin may be a good predictor of nutritional status in elderly patients...
  18. pmc HLA-DR association in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Mahsa M Amoli
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Dis Markers 28:49-53. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the association between HLA-DR and papillary thyroid carcinoma in an Iranian population...
  19. ncbi Serum uric acid levels and risk of metabolic syndrome in healthy adults
    Pantea Ebrahimpour
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Endocr Pract 14:298-304. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship between hyperuricemia and metabolic syndrome in a population of healthy subjects...
  20. doi Prevalence of chronic kidney disease and its associated risk factors: the first report from Iran using both microalbuminuria and urine sediment
    Iraj Najafi
    Nephrology Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 15:70-5. 2012
    ..Using data on urinary sediment and microalbuminuria, we aimed to estimate the prevalence of CKD in northeast Iran...
  21. doi The effects of low dose n-3 fatty acids on serum lipid profiles and insulin resistance of the elderly: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Hossein Fakhrzadeh
    Cardiology, Dr Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 80:107-16. 2010
    ..This study assessed the effects of low-dose n-3 fatty acids on serum lipid profile, lipoprotein(a), apolipoprotein B, fasting glucose, insulin, and insulin resistance in a group of elderly Iranians...
  22. doi Evaluation of the Mini Nutritional Assessment in the elderly, Tehran, Iran
    Bahareh Amirkalali
    Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Public Health Nutr 13:1373-9. 2010
    ..To determine whether the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA) can screen and diagnose for malnutrition in the Iranian elderly...
  23. ncbi Obesity and associated cardiovascular risk factors in Iranian children: a cross-sectional study
    Anahita Hamidi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Doctor Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran
    Pediatr Int 48:566-71. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate frequency of cardiovascular risk factors and their association with severity of obesity in a sample of Iranian obese children...
  24. ncbi The status of biochemical parameters in varying degrees of vitamin D deficiency
    Sima Hashemipour
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Bone Miner Metab 24:213-8. 2006
    ..Therefore, the usual biochemical parameters (calcium, phosphate, Alk Ph) alone do not have sufficient sensitivity to detect mild deficiency of Vit D...
  25. ncbi Cardiovascular risk factors in first-degree relatives of patients with premature coronary artery disease
    Hoorieh Saghafi
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Iran
    Acta Cardiol 61:607-13. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of coronary risk factors among Iranian first-degree relatives of patients with premature coronary artery disease (PCAD) and compare them with the general population...
  26. ncbi VEGF gene polymorphism association with diabetic foot ulcer
    Mahsa M Amoli
    EMRC Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 93:215-9. 2011
    ..In this study we have performed a candidate gene association study in order to examine VEGF gene polymorphism association with diabetic foot ulcer (DFU)...
  27. doi eNOS gene polymorphism association with retinopathy in type 1 diabetes
    Javad Tavakkoly Bazzaz
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Ophthalmic Genet 31:103-7. 2010
    ..Among the three nitric oxide synthase (NOS) enzymes most attention has focussed on endothelial NOS (eNOS) because of its relevance to angiopathies...
  28. pmc Normative data of bone Mineral Density in healthy population of Tehran, Iran: a cross sectional study
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Fifth Floor, Dr, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, Tehran, 14114, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 6:38. 2005
    ..As there is no comprehensive study in Iran, this study designed to assess BMD discrepancy in 20-69 yr Tehran population as well as prevalence of osteoporosis and osteopenia...
  29. doi The influence of folic acid supplementation on maternal and fetal bone turnover
    Arash Hossein-Nezhad
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 5th Floor, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, 14114, Tehran, Iran
    J Bone Miner Metab 29:186-92. 2011
    ..This may suggest that both pregnant mothers and their fetuses could benefit from positive effects of folic acid taken during the whole period of pregnancy...
  30. doi Survivin gene polymorphism association with papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Nasrin Yazdani
    Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Pathol Res Pract 208:100-3. 2012
    ..0006, OR; 3.7, 95%CI (1.6-9.2)]. The presence of C allele was significantly associated with the presence of more profound manifestations, including lymph node involvement, vascular involvement and multifocality...
  31. pmc SLC34A3 intronic deletion in a new kindred with hereditary hypophosphatemic rickets with hypercalciuria
    Shirin Hasani-Ranjbar
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran, Iran
    J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 4:89-93. 2012
    ..Our objective was to define the clinical course of these cases in a family with HHRH and to screen for SLC34A3 gene in order to determine whether these mutations are responsible for HHRH...
  32. pmc Gender-specific differences in the association of adiponectin gene polymorphisms with body mass index
    Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Rev Diabet Stud 7:241-6. 2010
    ..The study evaluated possible associations of +45T/G and -11391G/A adiponectin gene polymorphisms with body mass index (BMI), waist circumferences (WC), and blood pressure in diabetic and non-diabetic Iranians...
  33. ncbi 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 gene is associated with insulin resistance in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Arch Med Res 38:556-62. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of 1484insG polymorphism of the PTPN1 with obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and other cardiovascular-related traits in an Iranian population...
  34. doi Multifaceted suppression of aggressive behavior of thyroid carcinoma by all-trans retinoic acid induced re-differentiation
    Mohsen Malehmir
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Cell Endocrinol 348:260-9. 2012
    ..Altogether, ATRA treatment could hold the aggressive behavior of thyroid carcinoma in restraint and/or potentiate the effect of chemotherapy drug ATO...
  35. ncbi Polymorphisms within the protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTPN1) gene promoter: functional characterization and association with type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, I R Iran
    Clin Chem 53:1585-92. 2007
    ..Polymorphisms in the coding sequence of PTPN1 have been variably associated with type 2 diabetes (T2D). We hypothesized that variations within the PTPN1 promoter might contribute to the development of T2D and related metabolic traits...
  36. 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...
  37. doi VEGF gene mRNA expression in patients with coronary artery disease
    Mahsa M Amoli
    EMRC Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Dr Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, North Karegar St, 14114 Tehran, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 39:8595-9. 2012
    ..VEGF gene expression is decreased in individuals with CAD+ disease. The VEGF -2,578C/A polymorphism may influences the expression of VEGF...
  38. 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...
  39. doi Increased risk of chronic kidney disease in elderly with metabolic syndrome and high levels of C-reactive protein: Kahrizak Elderly Study
    Hossein Fakhrzadeh
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Kidney Blood Press Res 32:457-63. 2009
    ..To explore the interrelationship between metabolic syndrome (MS), chronic kidney disease (CKD) and C-reactive protein (CRP) in an elderly Iranian cohort...
  40. doi Association of breakfast intake with cardiometabolic risk factors
    Gita Shafiee
    Chronic Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 89:575-82. 2013
    ..this study aimed to evaluate the association of breakfast intake with cardiometabolic risk factors in a nationally-representative sample of Iranian pediatrics...
  41. ncbi Association of vitamin D receptor with longevity and healthy aging
    Farnaz Najmi Varzaneh
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:236-41. 2013
    ..05). Also, "FF" participants of elderly group had higher MMSE as compared to "ff" genotype (18.16Vs17.12). Our data suggest that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in FokI may be possibly involved in longevity and cognitive function...
  42. ncbi Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus and pregnancy outcomes in Iranian women
    Arash Hossein-Nezhad
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:236-41. 2007
    ..We investigated the prevalence and outcome of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant Iranian women...
  43. doi Changes of bone density in pediatric patients with β-thalassemia major after allogenic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Amir Ali Hamidieh
    Hematology Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:88-92. 2013
    ..Thalassemia major and its treatment by stem cell transplantation can have deleterious effects on bone integrity. This study assesses the adverse effects of transplantation on growing bones of pediatric thalassemic patients...
  44. pmc The association of carotid intima media thickness with retinol binding protein-4 and total and high molecular weight adiponectin in type 2 diabetic patients
    Masoumeh Mansouri
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P, O, Box 14395 1179, Tehran, IR, Iran
    J Diabetes Metab Disord 11:2. 2012
    ....
  45. ncbi A systematic review of in vitro studies conducted on effect of herbal products on secretion of insulin from Langerhans islets
    Ozra Tabatabaei-Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Pharm Pharm Sci 15:447-66. 2012
    ..The current systematic review focuses on main component of antidiabetic plants with directly effect on insulin secretion of pancreas...
  46. ncbi Bone marker status in mothers and their newborns in Iran
    Zhila Maghbooli
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Medical Sciences, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 20:639-43. 2007
    ..Changes in maternal bone markers could affect fetal bone mineralization. The aim of this study was to determine the association between maternal and cord blood bone markers...
  47. ncbi Preferred skeletal site for osteoporosis screening in high-risk populations
    Alireza Moayyeri
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, North Kargar Ave, Tehran 14114, Iran
    Public Health 120:863-71. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of such discordance and to assess the diagnostic value of using one skeletal site for screening purposes as opposed to the two sites required in the WHO criteria...
  48. doi Endothelial nitric oxide synthase VNTR (intron 4 a/b) polymorphism association with type 2 diabetes and its chronic complications
    Mahdieh Mehrab-Mohseni
    Science and Research Branch, Azad University, Tehran, Iran
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 91:348-52. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between eNOS intron 4 VNTR polymorphism and type 2 diabetes in an Iranian population...
  49. doi Incidence of second primary malignancies during a long-term surveillance of patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma in relation to radioiodine treatment
    Babak Fallahi
    Research Institute for Nuclear Medicine, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Nucl Med 36:277-82. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the adjusted rate and risk estimate of SPM in radioiodine-treated patients after controlling for confounding factors...
  50. doi Immunohistochemical expression of Ki67, c-erbB-2, and c-kit antigens in benign and malignant pheochromocytoma
    Seyed Mohammad Tavangar
    Department of Pathology, Shariati Hospital, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pathol Res Pract 206:305-9. 2010
    ..In addition, Ki67 positivity and c-erbB-2 expression can be used as immunohistochemical markers for predicting the malignant behavior of pheochromocytoma...
  51. doi Detection of KCNJ11 gene mutations in a family with neonatal diabetes mellitus: implications for therapeutic management of family members with long-standing disease
    Farzaneh Abbasi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Diagn Ther 16:109-14. 2012
    ....
  52. doi Older people's mortality index: development of a practical model for prediction of mortality in nursing homes (Kahrizak Elderly Study)
    Farshad Sharifi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:36-45. 2012
    ..In the elderly, mortality prediction models are important for clinical decision-making and planning of services required...
  53. doi The relationship between uric acid and metabolic syndrome in normal glucose tolerance and normal fasting glucose subjects
    Reza Meshkani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
    Acta Diabetol 48:79-88. 2011
    ..General obesity was the major determinant of hyperuricemia in this population. The data from this study do not show the contribution of SUA as an additional component of the MetS...
  54. doi Association between retinol-binding protein 4 concentrations and gestational diabetes mellitus and risk of developing metabolic syndrome after pregnancy
    Zhila Maghbooli
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Reprod Sci 17:196-201. 2010
    ..Measurement of RBP4 together with the assessment of other risk factors could help identify women at risk of developing GDM...
  55. ncbi Total antioxidant capacity and levels of epidermal growth factor and nitric oxide in blood and saliva of insulin-dependent diabetic patients
    Fatemeh Astaneie
    Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Med Res 36:376-81. 2005
    ....
  56. doi Trans-chalcone: a novel small molecule inhibitor of mammalian alpha-amylase
    Mahmoud Najafian
    Science and Research Branch Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 38:1617-20. 2011
    ..In conclusion, this compound could be used to design effective inhibitors of alpha-amylase...
  57. pmc Total plasma homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B12 status in healthy Iranian adults: the Tehran homocysteine survey (2003-2004)/a cross-sectional population based study
    Hossein Fakhrzadeh
    Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 6:29. 2006
    ..Folate and vitamin B12 have a protective effect on cardiovascular disease. This population based study was conducted to evaluate the plasma total homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B12 in healthy Iranian individuals...
  58. ncbi A systematic review of the impact of n-3 fatty acids in bone health and osteoporosis
    Pooneh Salari
    Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Med Sci Monit 14:RA37-44. 2008
    ..The authors believe that conclusive findings in humans are still lacking in this area and it needs to be further investigated...
  59. ncbi First report on the validity of a continuous Metabolic syndrome score as an indicator for Metabolic syndrome in a national sample of paediatric population - the CASPIAN-III study
    Gita Shafiee
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinical Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Endokrynol Pol 64:278-84. 2013
    ....
  60. doi Nutrients related to GLP1 secretory responses
    Asieh Mansour
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nutrition 29:813-20. 2013
    ..This review focuses on the influence that the carbohydrate, fat, and protein components of a meal may have on the GLP-1 postprandial responses...
  61. doi Major adverse events, six months after endovascular revascularization for critical limb ischemia in diabetic patients
    Seyed Ebrahim Kassaian
    Tehran Heart Center, Interventional Cardiology Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Arch Iran Med 16:258-63. 2013
    ..This prospective study aimed to evaluate the detailed outcomes of diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia, six months after percutaneous transluminal angioplasty and appropriate multidisciplinary wound care. ..
  62. ncbi Household cardiovascular screening of high-risk families: a school-based study
    Rasoul Pourebrahim
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:229-35. 2006
    ..This study was performed to identify major cardiovascular risk factors in middle school-aged children and their parents in both high and low-risk families...
  63. ncbi Association between vitamin D and bone mineral density in Iranian postmenopausal women
    Farhad Hosseinpanah
    Obesity Research Center, Research Institute for Endocrine Sciences, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 193 4763, Tehran, Iran
    J Bone Miner Metab 26:86-92. 2008
    ..However, BMD was associated inversely with LnPTH only in femoral neck but not in the other sites. This study did not show any association between 25(OH)D and BMD in free-living Iranian postmenopausal women...
  64. doi Palmitate enhances protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B (PTP1B) gene expression at transcriptional level in C2C12 skeletal muscle cells
    Narges Mohammadtaghvaei
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, P O Box 14115 331, Tehran, Iran
    Inflammation 34:43-8. 2011
    ..These data suggest that while palmitate treatment significantly induced PTP1B expression at the transcriptional level, the presence of an inflammatory process exerted by macrophages can augment this effect in the muscle cells...
  65. pmc National bioethical legislation and guidelines for biomedical research in the Islamic Republic of Iran
    Farzaneh Zahedi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Bull World Health Organ 86:630-4. 2008
    ..National guidelines for ethical assessment and supervision of research proposals have also been compiled by the authorities. This paper reviews the main endeavours made in bioethics legislation in the Islamic Republic of Iran...
  66. doi Defining cut-off values for the diagnosis of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women by quantitative ultrasonography of the phalanx
    Zohreh Hamidi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Gynecol Endocrinol 24:546-8. 2008
    ..Quantitative ultrasound (QUS) of the phalanx is a non-invasive, inexpensive and portable method for bone assessment. We determined a cut off point for it in the diagnosis of osteoporosis...
  67. doi The ENPP1 K121Q polymorphism is not associated with type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits in an Iranian population
    Hamzeh Saberi
    Department of Biology, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Mol Cell Biochem 350:113-8. 2011
    ..Our results suggest that the ENPP1 121Q allele might not be associated with T2D and related metabolic traits among Iranian subjects...
  68. ncbi The appropriate waist circumference cut-off for Iranian population
    Ramin Heshmat
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Tehran University of Medical Sciences North Kargar St Tehran 14114, Iran
    Acta Med Indones 42:209-15. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of obesity particularly abdominal obesity among adults aged between 19 to 65 years in five major cities in Iran...
  69. doi Expression of galectin-3, nm-23, and cyclooxygenase-2 could potentially discriminate between benign and malignant pheochromocytoma
    Hiva Saffar
    Dept of Pathology, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Am J Clin Pathol 135:454-60. 2011
    ..In early pheochromocytoma, evaluation of nm-23, galectin-3, and COX-2 expression could predict the outcome. Larger studies seem necessary to confirm the potential practical value of our findings...
  70. doi Preparation and characterization of insulin nanoparticles using chitosan and its quaternized derivatives
    Akbar Bayat
    Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Nanomedicine 4:115-20. 2008
    ..In vitro release studies showed a relatively small burst effect at the beginning and then a sustained release characteristic for 5 hours...
  71. ncbi Large and deep diabetic heel ulcers need not lead to amputation
    Abolfazl Shojaiefard
    Surgery Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Foot Ankle Int 34:215-21. 2013
    ..Management of large and deep heel ulcers (LDHUs) is a challenge in patients with diabetic foot lesions. We assessed outcomes of a treatment protocol to save feet with LDHUs from amputation...
  72. doi Development of an enhanced chemiluminescence immunoassay (CLIA) for detecting urinary albumin
    Elham Sadat Aghaei Meibodi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 14395 1179, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 39:10851-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, it may be regarded as a more rapid, simpler and cheaper alternative compared to other sophisticated assays...
  73. doi Involvement of caspase-8, -9, and -3 in high glucose-induced apoptosis in PC12 cells
    Ali M Sharifi
    Department of Pharmacology and Cellular and Molecular Research Center, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 14155 6183, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 459:47-51. 2009
    ..Based on the current data, it could be concluded that high glucose-induced apoptosis in PC12 cells is mediated, in part, by activation of caspase-8, -9, and -3 dependent pathways...
  74. doi Expression of EGFRvIII in thyroid carcinoma: immunohistochemical study by camel antibodies
    Kobra Omidfar
    The Laboratory of Biochemistry, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
    Immunol Invest 38:165-80. 2009
    ..1%). Considering the results of this study, exploiting the smaller heavy chain antibodies of camels against EGFRvIII seems promising in the diagnosis procedures of thyroid neoplasms...
  75. doi Association of survivin gene polymorphism with endometrial cancer
    Parisa Zahedi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:35-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the frequency of survivin -31G/C polymorphism in tumor tissues from patients with EC in an Iranian population compared to that of healthy controls...
  76. ncbi Pro12Ala polymorphism of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma2 (PPARgamma-2) gene is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and decreased risk of type 2 diabetes in an Iranian population
    Reza Meshkani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:477-82. 2007
    ..However, this association has not been studied in Iranian subjects and we hypothesized that this variation might be associated with insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes and related metabolic traits in this population...
  77. pmc Determinants of glycemic control in female diabetic patients: a study from Iran
    Zeinab Ghazanfari
    Department of Health Education, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
    Lipids Health Dis 9:83. 2010
    ..Since microvascular and macrovascular complications are reduced through strict glycemic control, this study carried out to identify the factors that affect glycemic control...
  78. ncbi Non-functioning pituitary adenoma: immunohistochemical analysis of 85 cases
    Ali Mahta
    Dr Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran, Iran
    Folia Neuropathol 45:72-7. 2007
    ..MIB-1 LI may be indicative of invasiveness but not a predictor of recurrence. Silent somatotropinomas may have more aggressive behaviour in comparison with other NFPAs...
  79. pmc Modeling the effect of levothyroxine therapy on bone mass density in postmenopausal women: a different approach leads to new inference
    Babak Mohammadi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:23. 2007
    ..We were interested in predicting the level of bone mass density in postmenopausal women after the initiation of suppressive levothyroxine therapy with a novel approach...
  80. doi A new frameshift MEN1 gene mutation associated with familial malignant insulinomas
    Shirin Hasani-Ranjbar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 5th Floor, Shariati Hospital, North Kargar Ave, 14114 Tehran, Iran
    Fam Cancer 10:343-8. 2011
    ..However, it will be helpful to further examine somatic mutations and other genetic markers for a more precise study of genotype-phenotype correlation...
  81. ncbi A systematic review of the potential herbal sources of future drugs effective in oxidant-related diseases
    Shirin Hasani-Ranjbar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, and Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Inflamm Allergy Drug Targets 8:2-10. 2009
    ..This review focuses on the medicinal plants growing and having history of folk medicine in Iran and found effective as anti free radical damage in animal or human...
  82. doi Carotid intima media thickness, brachial flow mediated dilation and previous history of gestational diabetes mellitus
    Hossein Fakhrzadeh
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center Radiology Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Obstet Gynaecol Res 38:1057-63. 2012
    ..We examined the association between inflammatory mediators and early atherosclerosis process by measuring the flow mediated dilatation (FMD) of brachial artery and carotid intima media thickness (CIMT) in women with previous GDM (pGDM)...
  83. doi A high-sensitivity electrochemical immunosensor based on mobile crystalline material-41-polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposite and colloidal gold nanoparticles
    Kobra Omidfar
    Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Anal Biochem 421:649-56. 2012
    ..5-200 μg ml⁻¹) with a low detection limit of 1 ng ml⁻¹. The proposed method showed acceptable reproducibility, stability, and reliability and could also be applied to detect the other antigens...
  84. pmc The effect of n-3 fatty acids on bone biomarkers in Iranian postmenopausal osteoporotic women: a randomized clinical trial
    Pooneh Salari Sharif
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Age (Dordr) 32:179-86. 2010
    ..In conclusion, n-3 fatty acids can decrease bone resorption; however, it could not affect bone formation significantly after 6 months treatment. Further investigations are recommended...
  85. pmc Cardiac autonomic neuropathy measured by heart rate variability and markers of subclinical atherosclerosis in early type 2 diabetes
    Hossein Fakhrzadeh
    Elderly Health Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Dr Shariati University Hospital, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran, Iran Tehran Heart Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, North Kargar Avenue, Tehran, Iran
    ISRN Endocrinol 2012:168264. 2012
    ..This was related to subclinical atherosclerosis. Early detection of cardiac autonomic neuropathy can help us detect the development of atherosclerosis earlier in T2DM to prevent unfavorable outcomes...
  86. doi TGF-β and IL-23 gene expression in unstimulated PBMCs of patients with diabetes
    Farzaneh Abbasi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center EMRC, Dr Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 14114, Tehran, Iran
    Endocrine 41:430-4. 2012
    ..More studies on different cytokines in Th17 pathways are required to further confirm our finding...
  87. ncbi The impact of one session resistance exercise on plasma adiponectin and RBP4 concentration in trained and untrained healthy young men
    Masoumeh Mansouri
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Endocr J 58:861-8. 2011
    ..In the other hand, the beneficial effect of acute resistance exercise training may not be reflected by changes in adiponectin, RBP4 and CRP concentration in healthy young individual no matter they trained or untrained...
  88. doi Development of a new sensitive immunostrip assay based on mesoporous silica and colloidal Au nanoparticles
    Kobra Omidfar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, P O Box 14395 1179 Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Mol Biol Rep 39:1253-9. 2012
    ..The immunostrip was adequately sensitive and accurate for a rapid screening of HSA in the urine. This new strategy for competitive immunostrip design can be used and developed for other antigen based immunostrip assay...
  89. ncbi Household cardiovascular health education. A school-based approach
    Bagher Larijani
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Saudi Med J 28:643-5. 2007
  90. doi Development of urinary albumin immunosensor based on colloidal AuNP and PVA
    Kobra Omidfar
    Endocrine and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Biosens Bioelectron 26:4177-83. 2011
    ..In optimal conditions, the immunosensor could detect HSA in a high linear range (from 2.5 to 200 μg/mL) with a low detection limit of 25 ng/mL. This new strategy could be improved and applied to detect the other antigen...
  91. doi Development of a colloidal gold-based immunochromatographic test strip for screening of microalbuminuria
    Kobra Omidfar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Hybridoma (Larchmt) 30:117-24. 2011
    ..The ICG strip was adequately sensitive and accurate for a rapid screening of HSA in the urine...
  92. ncbi The efficacy and safety of herbal medicines used in the treatment of hyperlipidemia; a systematic review
    Shirin Hasani-Ranjbar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, and Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Curr Pharm Des 16:2935-47. 2010
    ..This review focuses on the efficacy and safety of effective herbal medicines in the management of hyperlipidemia in human...
  93. pmc Mutation analysis of the CYP21A2 gene in the Iranian population
    Bahareh Rabbani
    Growth and Development Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 16:82-90. 2012
    ..Defects in the CYP21A2 gene cause steroid 21-hydroxylase deficiency, which is the most frequent cause of congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Forty four affected families were investigated to identify the mutation spectrum of the CYP21A2 gene...
  94. doi Qualitative and quantitative promoter hypermethylation patterns of the P16, TSHR, RASSF1A and RARβ2 genes in papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Javad Mohammadi-Asl
    Department of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, and Department of Surgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Med Oncol 28:1123-8. 2011
    ..The findings of present study imply that the P16, TSHR and RASSF1A gene promoter hypermethylation may play important roles in the pathogenesis of PTC and can be a potential biomarker for selecting patients with PTC...
  95. pmc A family presenting with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2B: A case report
    Mahnaz Majidi
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Reports 5:587. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  96. doi Current, new and future treatments of osteoporosis
    Pooneh Salari Sharif
    Medical Ethics and History of Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 3rd Floor, 21 16 Azar Ave, Tehran, Iran
    Rheumatol Int 31:289-300. 2011
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  97. ncbi Palmitate and inflammatory state additively induce the expression of PTP1B in muscle cells
    Leila Parvaneh
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 396:467-71. 2010
    ..We further provided the evidence suggesting the mediatory role for PTP1B in palmitate induced insulin resistance in myotubes...
  98. pmc A systematic review of the efficacy and safety of herbal medicines used in the treatment of obesity
    Shirin Hasani-Ranjbar
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, and Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    World J Gastroenterol 15:3073-85. 2009
    ..Attention to these natural compounds would open a new approach for novel therapeutic and more effective agents...
  99. ncbi Vulvovaginal candidiasis and its related factors in diabetic women
    Ozra Tabatabaei Malazy
    Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 46:399-404. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of Candida vulvovaginitis and factors that cause diabetic women to be prone to this infection...