A Single-center Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing the Treatment Efficacy of High Dose Oral Prednisolone with Intramuscular Adrenocorticotropic Hormone in Patients with Infantile Spasm
A Single-center Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing the Treatment Efficacy of High Dose Oral Prednisolone with Intramuscular Adrenocorticotropic Hormone in Patients with Infantile Spasm

Shima Imannezhad; Javad Akhondian; Farah Ashrafzadeh; Mehran Beiraghi Toosi; Narges Hashemi; Maryam Emadzadeh; Mohammad Reza Akhondian

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2020, , Pages 12157-12163

Abstract
  Background Infantile spasm is a rare condition in infants from 4 to 7 months old. Treatment varies in different cases. Corticosteroids and adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) are the ...  Read More
Effect of Fluoxetine Therapy on Breath-Holding Spells in Children: A Clinical Trial Study
Effect of Fluoxetine Therapy on Breath-Holding Spells in Children: A Clinical Trial Study

Seyedeh Zahra Farzadfard; Farah Ashrafzadeh; Mehran Beiraghi Toosi; Hassan Mahrad Majd; Mahinosadat Shahabifar

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 10775-10783

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.44287.3670

Abstract
  Background: Breath-holding spells (BHS) is a sudden and reflexive phenomenon that is common in infancy and early childhood. Despite the harmless nature of BHS, being subjected to this ...  Read More
Investigation on the Effectiveness of Holistic Multi-dimensional Treatment Model (HMTM) in Improvement of CARS Test Indicators in Children suffering from Autism Spectrum Disorder
Investigation on the Effectiveness of Holistic Multi-dimensional Treatment Model (HMTM) in Improvement of CARS Test Indicators in Children suffering from Autism Spectrum Disorder

Maryam Hojjati; Ghasem Sadeghi Bejestani; Farah Ashrafzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 2.2 , April 2015, , Pages 543-553

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2015.4194

Abstract
  Introduction The goal of research is investigation on the effectiveness of Holistic Multi-dimensional Treatment Model (HMTM) in improvement of CARS test indicators in children with ...  Read More
Spinal Muscular Atrophy: A Short Review Article
Spinal Muscular Atrophy: A Short Review Article

Farah Ashrafzadeh; Ariane Sadr-Nabavi; Nazanin Asadian; Javad Akhondian; Mehran Beiraghi Toosi

Volume 2, Issue 3.1 , July 2014, , Pages 211-215

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2014.2570

Abstract
  Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disorder which affect nervous system and is characterized with progressive distal motor neuron weakness. The survival motor neuron (SMN) protein ...  Read More
A Treatable Refractory Epilepsy: A Case Report
A Treatable Refractory Epilepsy: A Case Report

Javad Akhondian; Farah Ashrafzadeh; Mehran Beiraghi; Forugh Rakhshani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2014, , Pages 93-96

https://doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2014.2126

Abstract
  Introduction Biotinidase deficiency is a life threatening inborn error of metabolism specially when delayed in diagnosis. We report a 2-month-old male infant that presented with refractory ...  Read More