Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari

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Affiliation: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Country: Iran

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Low back pain during pregnancy in Iranian women: Prevalence and risk factors
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 26:40-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic ultrasound as a treatment for chronic sinusitis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Physiother Res Int 9:144-6. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound and infrared in the management of muscle spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Brain Inj 23:632-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Persian adaptation of the Core Outcome Measure Index in patients with chronic low back pain
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    J Orthop Sci 21:723-726. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Persian Achilles tendon Total Rupture Score
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Enghelab Ave, Pitch e shemiran, Tehran, 11489, Iran
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 24:1372-80. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Multiple Sclerosis Walking Scale-12, translation, adaptation and validation for the Persian language population
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:420-4. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Effect of therapeutic infra-red in patients with non-specific low back pain: a pilot study
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 18:75-81. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of ankle plantarflexor spasticity in adult patients after stroke: inter-and intra-rater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Inj 27:605-12. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis using erythromycin phonophoresis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:159-65. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) in the assessment of upper-limb muscle spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 31:215-22. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Low back pain during pregnancy in Iranian women: Prevalence and risk factors
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 26:40-8. 2010
    ..The study showed that LBP during menstruation and previous LBP may be useful tests for ruling out and ruling in LBP during pregnancy, respectively...
  2. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic ultrasound as a treatment for chronic sinusitis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Physiother Res Int 9:144-6. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound and infrared in the management of muscle spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Brain Inj 23:632-8. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Persian adaptation of the Core Outcome Measure Index in patients with chronic low back pain
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    J Orthop Sci 21:723-726. 2016
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine whether the Persian Core Outcome Measures Index (PCOMI) is reliable and valid in patients with chronic low back pain (CLBP)...
  5. doi request reprint Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Persian Achilles tendon Total Rupture Score
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Enghelab Ave, Pitch e shemiran, Tehran, 11489, Iran
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 24:1372-80. 2016
    ..To cross-culturally adapt the Achilles tendon Total Rupture Score (ATRS) to Persian language and to preliminary evaluate the reliability and validity of a Persian ATRS...
  6. doi request reprint Multiple Sclerosis Walking Scale-12, translation, adaptation and validation for the Persian language population
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    Gait Posture 41:420-4. 2015
    ..A second factor analysis suggested the 9-item Persian MSWS as a unidimensional scale for patients with MS. The Persian MSWS-12 was found to be valid and reliable for assessing walking ability in Persian speaking patients with MS...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of therapeutic infra-red in patients with non-specific low back pain: a pilot study
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 18:75-81. 2014
    ..Treatment effect sizes ranged from large to small indicating clinically relevant improvements primarily in pain and function for patients with NSLBP...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical assessment of ankle plantarflexor spasticity in adult patients after stroke: inter-and intra-rater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Inj 27:605-12. 2013
    ..To evaluate the reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale (MTS) in the measurement of ankle plantarflexor spasticity in patients after stroke...
  9. doi request reprint Treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis using erythromycin phonophoresis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:159-65. 2013
    ..At 5-month follow-up, the patient reported sustained improvement. Erythromycin phonophoresis has potential as an effective treatment for CRS...
  10. doi request reprint Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) in the assessment of upper-limb muscle spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 31:215-22. 2012
    ..The presence of pain during shoulder abduction or contracture of the shoulder adductors had no influence on the reliability of the MMAS (κ w=0.75, 0.77, respectively)...
  11. doi request reprint The functional rating index: reliability and validity of the Persian language version in patients with low back pain
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1573-7. 2011
    ..Crosscultural adaptation and psychometric measurements of the Functional Rating Index (FRI)...
  12. doi request reprint Development of the Persian version of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale: translation, adaptation, and examination of interrater and intrarater reliability in patients with poststroke elbow flexor spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Enghelab Ave, Pitch e shemiran, 11489, Tehran, Iran
    Disabil Rehabil 34:1843-7. 2012
    ..Development of the Persian version of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS), and to investigate the interrater and intrarater reliability of the Persian MMAS when used to quantify elbow flexor spasticity in patients after stroke...
  13. doi request reprint The functional rating index: reliability and validity of the Persian language version in patients with neck pain
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E844-8. 2012
    ..Psychometric testing of the Persian Functional Rating Index (PFRI)...
  14. doi request reprint A randomized, double-blind clinical trial comparing the effects of continuous and pulsed ultrasound in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 28:85-94. 2012
    ..92 and CUS: d = 1.93. Symptom improvement in both groups was similar at the 2-month follow-up. These results support the use of therapeutic US for CRS. This pilot study gives only marginal evidence to favor PUS over CUS...
  15. ncbi request reprint A preliminary study into the effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on chronic maxillary and frontal sinusitis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Medical Sciences University of Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 23:211-8. 2007
    ..548; df = 6; p = 0.007; phi value = 0.270). It may be concluded that low-intensity pulsed US has a significant effect on chronic sinusitis and improves patient symptoms in our study group...
  16. doi request reprint Validation of a Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) for the Persian population: a pilot study
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Enghelab Ave, Pitch e shemiran, Tehran, Iran
    Appl Neuropsychol 17:190-5. 2010
    ..46) and with age (r = -.77). There was no significant correlation between the Persian MMSE and gender. The Persian MMSE was found to be valid for discrimination of cognitive impairment in the Persian-speaking community...
  17. doi request reprint Assessing the reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale between two physiotherapists in adult patients with hemiplegia
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 25:235-40. 2009
    ..The weighted Kappa (kappaw) values were calculated for reliability. The kappaw was 0.61 for elbow flexor and 0.78 for wrist flexor. Results support the good interrater reliability of the MMAS for persons with upper limb spasticity...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of Bobath approach on the excitability of the spinal alpha motor neurones in stroke patients with muscle spasticity
    N N Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Pitch e shemiran, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 47:29-36. 2007
    ..In conclusion, Bobath therapy had a statistically significant effect on the excitability of the aMN in the affected side compared to the unaffected side in stroke patients with muscle spasticity...
  19. ncbi request reprint A randomized, single blind placebo controlled clinical trial on the effect of continuous ultrasound on low back pain
    N N Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 46:329-36. 2006
    ..05). The present study supports the significant effect of US on LBP, and suggests that US may improve the functional ability of patients with non specific low back pain...
  20. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic ultrasound in the treatment of ankle plantarflexor spasticity in a unilateral stroke population: a randomized, single-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    N N Ansari
    Associate Professor, Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 47:137-43. 2007
    ..05). Results from the present study show that treatment with US can reduce HmaxlMmax ratio as a measure of alpha motoneuron excitability and spasticity measure of AS in stroke patients with ankle plantarflexor spasticity...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of physiotherapeutic ultrasound on muscle spasticity in patients with hemiplegia: a pilot study
    N N Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 46:247-52. 2006
    ..Physical therapy plays an important role in the management of patients with spasticity. Among the modalities, Therapeutic ultrasound has become an important modality for treatment of various conditions including spasticity...
  22. ncbi request reprint The interrater and intrarater reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale in the assessment of muscle spasticity: limb and muscle group effect
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 23:231-7. 2008
    ..The agreement on distal wrist flexor in the upper limb was significantly higher between rater than in the proximal shoulder adductor. The agreement obtained with the MAS was not good, which questions the validity of the measurements...
  23. doi request reprint Inter- and intrarater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale in patients with knee extensor poststroke spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Pitch e shemiran, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 24:205-13. 2008
    ..The MMAS demonstrated reliable measurements for a single rater and between raters for measuring knee extensor post-stroke spasticity. The results encourage further study on the reliability and the validity of the scale...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ashworth Scales are unreliable for the assessment of muscle spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Rehabilitation Faculty, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 22:119-25. 2006
    ..0285, df=1, p = 0.7). The Ashworth Scales are not reliable for the assessment of muscle spasticity. In the absence of interrater reliability, the validity of the measurements may also be questioned...
  25. doi request reprint The Modified Tardieu Scale for the measurement of elbow flexor spasticity in adult patients with hemiplegia
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Inj 22:1007-12. 2008
    ..To investigate the inter-rater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale (MTS) in the measurement of elbow flexor muscle spasticity in patients with adult hemiplegia...
  26. ncbi request reprint 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...
  27. doi request reprint Inter-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale as a clinical tool in measurements of post-stroke elbow flexor spasticity
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 24:225-9. 2009
    ..4%. The agreement between raters occurred mostly on score 1 (38.1%) followed by score 0 (23.8%). The MMAS yielded reliable measurements between raters when used on patients post-stroke with elbow flexor spasticity...
  28. doi request reprint A study of therapeutic ultrasound and exercise treatment for muscle fatigue in patients with chronic non specific low back pain: a preliminary report
    Safoora Ebadi
    Department of Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation School, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 26:221-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of continuous ultrasound (US) plus exercise on the endurance of paravertebral muscles of patients with chronic non specific low back pain (CNSLBP)...
  29. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Shahnazari St, Tehran, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:192. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of continuous US compared with placebo US additional to exercise therapy for patients with NSCLBP...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of pulsed ultrasound on chronic rhinosinusitis: a case report
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 26:558-63. 2010
    ..At 6-month follow-up, the positive effects were maintained and the patient reported no recurrence of symptoms. Twenty sessions of pulsed ultrasound therapy eradicated the CRS and resolved the symptoms...
  31. pmc The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic low back pain: protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Safoora Ebadi
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:59. 2011
    ..This randomised trial will evaluate the effectiveness of continuous ultrasound in addition to exercise therapy in patients with chronic LBP...
  32. doi request reprint A pilot study into the effect of low-level laser therapy in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Soofia Naghdi
    Assistant Professor, Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 29:596-603. 2013
    ..34%). A large effect size for LLLT was found (ηp(2) ηp(2)  =  0.63). The therapeutic effect was sustained for a mean of 5 months. This pilot study indicates that LLLT applied for 4 weeks improves symptoms in patients with CRS...
  33. doi request reprint A neurophysiological and clinical study of Brunnstrom recovery stages in the upper limb following stroke
    Soofia Naghdi
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Brain Inj 24:1372-8. 2010
    ..To determine the extent to which the Brunnstrom recovery stages of upper limb in hemiparetic stroke patients are correlated to neurophysiological measures and the spasticity measure of Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Measurement of lower-limb muscle spasticity: intrarater reliability of Modified Modified Ashworth Scale
    Nastaran Ghotbi
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Rehabil Res Dev 48:83-8. 2011
    ..The intrarater reliability of the MMAS in patients with lower-limb muscle spasticity was very good, and it can be used as a measure of spasticity over time...
  35. doi request reprint Inter-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale in assessing lower limb muscle spasticity
    Nastaran Ghotbi
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Brain Inj 23:815-9. 2009
    ..To assess the inter-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) in lower limb muscle spasticity...
  36. doi request reprint Interrater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) for patients with wrist flexor muscle spasticity
    Soofia Naghdi
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 24:372-9. 2008
    ..7%) and 0 (16.7%), respectively. The agreement between raters was very good (weighted kappa=0.92, SE=0.03, p<0.0001). In conclusion, the MMAS has very good interrater reliability for the assessment of wrist flexor muscle spasticity...
  37. doi request reprint A pilot study on the effects of low frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on lower extremity spasticity and motor neuron excitability in patients after stroke
    Soofia Naghdi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran Electronic address
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 19:616-23. 2015
    ..To evaluate the effect of low frequency, repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on the lower extremity spasticity and motor neuron excitability in patients after stroke...
  38. doi request reprint Cross-cultural validation of the Persian version of the Functional Independence Measure for patients with stroke
    Soofia Naghdi
    a Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Disabil Rehabil 38:289-98. 2016
    ..To translate and cross-culturally adapt the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) into the Persian language and to test the reliability and validity of the Persian FIM (PFIM) in patients with stroke...
  39. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial comparing pulsed ultrasound and erythromycin phonophoresis in the treatment of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran and
    Physiother Theory Pract 31:166-72. 2015
    ..2 versus 49.3%) (p = 0.03). The effect sizes in both therapy groups were large; PUS: d = 1.36 and EP: d = 2.15. EP was found to be superior over PUS therapy...
  40. doi request reprint Electrophysiological evaluation of the Modified Tardieu Scale (MTS) in assessing poststroke wrist flexor spasticity
    Soofia Naghdi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 34:177-84. 2014
    ..The appropriate measurement of muscle spasticity using validated tools to evaluate the outcome of therapies is important in clinical and research settings...
  41. ncbi request reprint A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study to Investigate the Effect of Whole Body Vibration on Lower Extremity Fatigue
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    1 Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Sport Rehabil . 2016
    ..Whole body vibration (WBV) is a type of weight-bearing exercise used in the field of sport and rehabilitation. There is no study on the effects of WBV on muscle recovery after a fatiguing activity...
  42. doi request reprint Dry needling for the treatment of poststroke muscle spasticity: a prospective case report
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 36:61-5. 2015
    ..Spasticity is a common symptom that can be detrimental to the quality of life and daily function of patients with stroke...
  43. doi request reprint Relationship between Semmes-Weinstein Monofilaments perception Test and sensory nerve conduction studies in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Parvin Raji
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 35:543-52. 2014
    ..No study has investigated the relationship between the SWMT and sensory nerve conduction studies (SNCS) in patients with CTS...
  44. doi request reprint Therapeutic effects of dry needling in patients with upper trapezius myofascial trigger points
    Maryam Abbaszadeh-Amirdehi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, Iran
    Acupunct Med . 2016
    ..Active myofascial trigger points (MTrPs) are major pain generators in myofascial pain syndrome. Dry needling (DN) is an effective method for the treatment of MTrPs...
  45. doi request reprint Validity and Reliability of Surface Electromyography in the Assessment of Primary Muscle Tension Dysphonia
    Seyyedeh Maryam Khoddami
    Department of Speech Therapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Voice . 2016
    ..The study aims to evaluate the reliability and the discriminative validity of surface electromyography (sEMG) in the assessment of patients with primary muscle tension dysphonia (MTD)...
  46. doi request reprint The Vocal Tract Discomfort Scale: Validity and Reliability of the Persian Version in the Assessment of Patients With Muscle Tension Dysphonia
    Hadi Torabi
    Department of Speech Therapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Voice 30:711-716. 2016
    ..To cross-culturally adapt of Persian Vocal Tract Discomfort (VTDp) scale and evaluate its validity and reliability in the assessment of patients with muscle tension dysphonia (MTD)...
  47. doi request reprint Effects of physiotherapeutic TENS in a woman with unexplained infertility
    Nasser Salsabili
    Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Physiother Theory Pract 27:155-9. 2011
    ..It is concluded that the addition of TENS resulted in remarkable reduction of uterine artery PI and RI and a successful pregnancy after IVF for this woman with UI...
  48. ncbi request reprint The Spinal Cord Injury Spasticity Evaluation Tool: A Persian adaptation and validation study
    Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari
    a Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Spinal Cord Med . 2016
    ..To adapt the Spinal Cord Injury Spasticity Evaluation Tool (SCI-SET) into the Persian language (SCI-SETp) and to examine the reliability and validity of the SCI-SETp in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Soofia Naghdi
    Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Enghelab Ave, Pitch e shemiran, 11489, Tehran, Iran
    Neurol Sci . 2016
    ..6-55.6). Results did not establish good intra-rater reliability for the MTS when assessing lower limb muscle spasticity in patients with MS by a physiotherapist with no previous experience in the scale and with limited training...
  50. doi request reprint Review on Laryngeal Palpation Methods in Muscle Tension Dysphonia: Validity and Reliability Issues
    Seyyedeh Maryam Khoddami
    Department of Speech Therapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Voice 29:459-68. 2015
    ..Laryngeal palpation is a common clinical method for the assessment of neck and laryngeal muscles in muscle tension dysphonia (MTD)...
  51. doi request reprint A single blind, clinical trial to investigate the effects of a single session extracorporeal shock wave therapy on wrist flexor spasticity after stroke
    Seyedeh Somayeh Daliri
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    NeuroRehabilitation 36:67-72. 2015
    ..Spasticity is a common, serious symptom after stroke. Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) has been suggested for the treatment of muscle spasticity...
  52. doi request reprint Functional assessment of knee joint position sense following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    S M Mir
    Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Health Services TUMS, Pich Shemiran, Tehran, Iran
    Br J Sports Med 42:300-3. 2008
    ..It has been suggested that a more functional and dynamic/active assessment of proprioception might clarify the effects of injury and reconstruction on the proprioceptive function of ACL at the knee joint...
  53. ncbi request reprint Modulation of the ipsilateral and contralateral H reflexes following ipsilateral mechanical pressure of the foot in normal subjects
    A Bastani
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Rehabilitation, Pich Shemiran, Tehran, Iran
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 50:251-6. 2010
    ..Mechanoreceptors from the foot sole likely contribute in the reflex regulations. Therefore, it was hypothesized that repetitive low threshold afferents stimulation would have an inhibitory effect on the soleus H-reflexes...