V Rahimi-Movaghar

Summary

Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Value of ABCD2 in predicting early ischemic stroke in patients diagnosed with transient ischemic attack
    Mojtaba Chardoli
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:611-4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of traumatic spinal cord injury in developing countries: a systematic review
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Neuroepidemiology 41:65-85. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint When do we start basso, beattie, and bresnahan assessment after experimental spinal cord injury?
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:5183. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing SNOMED-CT for decision making and data gathering: a software prototype for low back pain
    Radin Maheronnaghsh
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:548-53. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of primary CNS tumors in Iran: a systematic review
    Seyed Behzad Jazayeri
    Sina Trauma and Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:3979-85. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of sexual disorders in spinal cord injured patients
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Research Deputy, Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 50:295-9. 2012
  7. pmc Health-related quality of life among individuals with long-standing spinal cord injury: a comparative study of veterans and non-veterans
    Soheil Saadat
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 10:6. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Burden of spinal cord injury in Tehran, Iran
    V Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Spinal Cord 48:492-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Controlled evaluation of injury in an international Safe Community: Kashmar, Iran
    V Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Public Health 124:190-7. 2010
  10. pmc Car sunshade-induced craniofacial injury: a case report
    Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Reports 5:175. 2011

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Value of ABCD2 in predicting early ischemic stroke in patients diagnosed with transient ischemic attack
    Mojtaba Chardoli
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:611-4. 2013
    ..Though ABCD2 as an easily applicable tool is very helpful in management of TIA patients at emergency department, but it should not be the only measure to rely on in our decision making. ..
  2. doi request reprint Epidemiology of traumatic spinal cord injury in developing countries: a systematic review
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran, Iran
    Neuroepidemiology 41:65-85. 2013
    ..To describe the epidemiology of spinal cord injury (SCI) in the developing world...
  3. ncbi request reprint When do we start basso, beattie, and bresnahan assessment after experimental spinal cord injury?
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:5183. 2013
    ..Tail-flick reflex which is pinching rat tail is an easy test which has a significant role in prognosis. If a rat with lower thoracic injury does not have tail-flick reflex, it will not have motor recovery at all (3). ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing SNOMED-CT for decision making and data gathering: a software prototype for low back pain
    Radin Maheronnaghsh
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 51:548-53. 2013
    ..Future software based on this model would help physicians to do necessary assessments and recommendations and might improve patients' safety. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of primary CNS tumors in Iran: a systematic review
    Seyed Behzad Jazayeri
    Sina Trauma and Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:3979-85. 2013
    ..This study analyzed the 10-year data of the Iranian NCR from March 21, 2000 to March 20, 2010, including a systematic review...
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of sexual disorders in spinal cord injured patients
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Research Deputy, Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Acta Med Iran 50:295-9. 2012
    ..The basic approach to and management of sexual dysfunction in female SCI patients are similar as for men but do not require treatment for erectile or ejaculatory problems...
  7. pmc Health-related quality of life among individuals with long-standing spinal cord injury: a comparative study of veterans and non-veterans
    Soheil Saadat
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Public Health 10:6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare HRQOL between veterans and non-veterans with SCI in Iran...
  8. doi request reprint Burden of spinal cord injury in Tehran, Iran
    V Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Spinal Cord 48:492-7. 2010
    ..Investigation of burden of traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) using disease modeling...
  9. doi request reprint Controlled evaluation of injury in an international Safe Community: Kashmar, Iran
    V Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Centre, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Public Health 124:190-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the injuries in the SC programme of Kashmar (population 149,358) with injuries in counties in Iran that have not applied the SC model...
  10. pmc Car sunshade-induced craniofacial injury: a case report
    Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Med Case Reports 5:175. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Burden of traumatic spine fractures in Tehran, Iran
    Maziar Moradi-Lakeh
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    BMC Public Health 11:789. 2011
    ..We estimated burden of TSF includes both isolated (iTSF) and associated injuries related to traumatic spinal fractures (aTSF) in Tehran, the capital of Iran, for the year 2006-2007 using DALYs...
  12. pmc Prevalence of spinal cord injury in Tehran, Iran
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Spinal Cord Med 32:428-31. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) in Tehran, Iran...
  13. pmc The efficacy of surgical decompression before 24 hours versus 24 to 72 hours in patients with spinal cord injury from T1 to L1--with specific consideration on ethics: a randomized controlled trial
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Research Centre for Neural Repair, Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Trials 10:77. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Usefulness of the tail-flick reflex in the prognosis of functional recovery in paraplegic rats
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran 11365 3876, Iran
    Surg Neurol 70:323-5; discussion 325. 2008
    ..This study examines whether return of the TFR is predictive of locomotor recovery after complete SCI in rats...
  15. doi request reprint Factors associated with the development of pressure ulcers after spinal cord injury
    V Eslami
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Spinal Cord 50:899-903. 2012
    ..Cross-sectional observational study...
  16. doi request reprint Effect of decompression on complete spinal cord injury in rats
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran v
    Int J Neurosci 118:1359-73. 2008
    ..5 +/- 4.9% in 3-s group and 10.8 +/- 1.4% in the delayed groups of decompression (P = 0.039). Rats undergoing immediate decompression showed significantly better functional recovery and smaller lesion volumes...
  17. doi request reprint Epidemiology of injuries and poisonings in emergency departments in Iran
    M R Rasouli
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Centre, Tehran University Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Public Health 125:727-33. 2011
    ..There are few reports on epidemiological patterns of injury and injury-related mortality in developing countries. This study aimed to report the epidemiology of injuries and poisonings in emergency departments in Iran...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analysis of trauma outcome at a university hospital in Zahedan, Iran using the TRISS method
    M Chardoli
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    East Afr Med J 83:440-2. 2006
    ..To evaluate validity of TRISS (Trauma score and injury severity score) method in trauma outcome analysis and compare trauma care at a university hospital, with the standards reported in the Major Trauma Outcome Study (MTOS)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injuries from road traffic crashes in southeastern Iran
    Mohammad R Rasouli
    Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Medical Sciences Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    Chin J Traumatol 10:323-6. 2007
    ..To analyze the data of patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) induced by road traffic crashes in southeastern Iran for better understanding the pattern of these injuries and therefore for better designing health system planning...
  20. doi request reprint Treatment of chronic thoracic spinal cord injury patients with autologous Schwann cell transplantation: an interim report on safety considerations and possible outcomes
    Hooshang Saberi
    Department of Neurosurgery and Iranian Tissue Bank, Tehran University of Medical Sciences Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
    Neurosci Lett 443:46-50. 2008
    ..This preliminary report shows that autologous Schwann cell transplantation is generally safe for the selected number of SCI patients but it does not prove beneficial effects. Further safety and outcome studies are recommended...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spinal fractures resulting from traumatic injuries
    Pedram Heidari
    Orthopedic Surgery Department, Imam University Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Chin J Traumatol 13:3-9. 2010
    ..To illustrate mechanisms of spine fractures and the pattern of spinal injuries characterized by the major mechanisms in urban population of Iran...
  22. doi request reprint Risky driving behaviors in Tehran, Iran
    Mohsen Shams
    School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:91-4. 2009
    ..The disability adjusted life years (DALYs) for RTC in Iran is more than 1,300,000 years, which is more than that for any other disease such as cardiovascular or cancer. We evaluated risky driving behaviors in Tehran, the capital of Iran...
  23. ncbi request reprint Situation analysis of trauma based on Arizona trauma center standards in university hospitals of Tehran, Iran
    Mahdi Sharif-Alhoseini
    Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran 11365 3876, Iran
    Chin J Traumatol 12:279-84. 2009
    ..This study deliberates the trauma resources and capacities in university hospitals of Tehran based on Arizona trauma center standards, which are suitable for the assessment of trauma centers...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of road traffic fatalities and injuries in Iran with other countries
    Mohammad R Rasouli
    Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Sina Hospital, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Chin J Traumatol 11:131-4. 2008
    ..To compare fatalities and injuries in road traffic crashes (RTC) in Iran with other countries...
  25. pmc Efficacy of surgical decompression in regard to motor recovery in the setting of conus medullaris injury
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Khatam ol anbia Hospital, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan 98157, Iran
    J Spinal Cord Med 29:32-8. 2006
    ..An assessment of neurological improvement after surgical intervention in the setting of traumatic conus medullaris injury (CMI)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Does abdominal aorta clamping, as a method of spinal ischemia in rats, really work?
    Mohsen Nouri
    Surg Neurol 66:332-3. 2006
  27. pmc Efficacy of surgical decompression in the setting of complete thoracic spinal cord injury
    Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar
    Department of Neurosurgery, Khatam ol anbia Hospital, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    J Spinal Cord Med 28:415-20. 2005
    ..An assessment of neurological improvement after surgical intervention in the setting of traumatic thoracic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  28. doi request reprint Deliberate burns in patients with sciatica
    Mohsen Nouri
    Surg Neurol 70:223; discussion 223-4. 2008