Acta Medica Iranica

Acta Medica Iranica

ACTA MEDICA IRANICA is the official journal of the Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences. The journal is the oldest scientific medical journal of the country, which has been published from 1956 onward in English language. Although since 2004 it had been published bimonthly, the journal has been published monthly from first issue of 2011. Acta Medica Iranica is an international journal with multidisciplinary scope which publishes original research papers, review articles, case reports, and letters to the editor from all over the world. The journal has a wide scope and allows scientists, clinicians, and academic members to publish their original works in this field. The editorial board of the journal hopes that the journal would be welcomed by researchers and academics in universities and related centers in Asia and in the world at large.


Vol 52,No 9 (2014)

Table of Contents


Ahmad Massoud (1943-2014) PDF
Nima Rezaei 650

Review Article(s)

Stem Cell Therapy for Treatment of Epilepsy PDF
Parisa Goodarzi, Hamidreza Aghayan, Masoud Soleimani, Abbas Norouzi-Javidan, Fereshteh Mohamadi-Jahani, Sharareh Jahangiri, Seyed Hasan Emami-Razavi, Bagher Larijani, Babak Arjmand 651-655

Original Article(s)

Lithium Attenuates Cannabinoid-Induced Dependence in the Animal Model: Involvement of Phosphorylated ERK1/2 and GSK-3β Signaling Pathways PDF
Hamid Reza Rahimi, Ahmadreza Dehpour, Shahram Ejtemaei Mehr, Mohammad Sharifzadeh, Mohammad Hossein Ghahremani, Ali Razmi, Seyed Nasser Ostad 656-663
Single-Dose versus Multiple-Dose Ciprofloxacin plus Metronidazole Prophylaxis in Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy of the Prostate: a Randomized Controlled Trial PDF
Zhoobin Heidari bateni, Hossein Shahrokh, Hormoz Salimi, Hossein Safari, Meghdad Tabatabai, Dariush Saedi 664-670
Prophylactic Effect of Low Dose Vitamin Din Osteopenia of Prematurity: PDF
Paymaneh Alizadeh Taheri, Negar Sajjadian, Bahram Beyrami, Mamak Shariat 671-674
Bupropion in Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: a Randomized, Double-blind Study PDF
Mehdi Hamedi, Mohammadreza Mohammdi, Ali Ghaleiha, Zahra Keshavarzi, Morteza Jafarnia, Rasool Keramatfar, Rosa Alikhani, Abolfazl Ehyaii, Shahin Akhondzadeh 675-680
Single-Segment and Double-Segment INTACS for Post-LASIK Ectasia PDF
Hassan Hashemi, Ali Gholaminejad, Kazem Amanzadeh, Maryam Hashemi, Mehdi Khabazkhoob 681-686
Risk Factors of Intracranial Hemorrhage in Premature Neonates PDF
Nasrin Khalessi, Zahra Keshe Farahani, Mamak Shariat, Golnaz Rezaeizadeh 687-689
Comparison of Sleep Quality in Women with Migraine Moreover, Multiple Sclerosis PDF
Rozita Jalilian, Mahsa Ghajarzadeh, Rouzbeh Fateh, Mansoureh Togha, Mohammad Ali Sahraian, Amirreza Azimi 690-693
The Effects of Trained Fathers’ Participation in Constant Breastfeeding in Vali-E-Asr Hospital PDF
Khadijeh Raeisi, Mamak Shariat, Fatemeh Nayeri, Farima Raji, Hosein Dalili 694-696
Is Biologic Width of Anterior and Posterior Teeth Similar? PDF
Amir Alireza Rasouli Ghahroudi, Afshin Khorsand, Siamak Yaghobee, Farideh Haghighati 697-702
Administration of Higher Doses of Amikacin in Early Stages of Sepsis in Critically Ill Patients PDF
Farhad Najmeddin, Arezoo Ahmadi, Laleh Mahmoudi, Kourosh Sadeghi, Hossein Khalili, Alireza Ahmadvand, Atabak Najafi, Mojtaba Mojtahedzadeh 703-709

Educational Article(s)

Defining a Competency Framework: The First Step toward Competency-Based Medical Education PDF
Azim Mirzazadeh, Sara Mortaz Hejri, Mohammad Jalili, Fariba Asghari, Ali Labaf, Mojtaba Sedaghat Siyahkal, Ali Afshari, Narges Saleh 710-716

Case Report(s)

Primary Retroperitoneal Mucinous Tumor of Low Malignant Potential in a Persian Woman PDF
Hayedeh Haeri, Babak Vosooghi, Fahimeh Asadi Amoli 717-720
Internal Jugular Catheter Malposition in a Patient with End Stage Renal Disease: a Case Report PDF
Farzaneh Ebrahimifard, Amir Shirvani, Shahab Abtahi, Ali Setayesh 721-724
Thyroid Hemiagenesis Associated with Retrosternal Nodular Goiter: a Case Report PDF
Turkay Kirdak, Baris Gulcu, Nusret Korun 725-727

Acta Medica Iranica, Monthly
ISSN: 0044-6025
(Print), ISSN: 1735-9694 (Electronic), Published by:
Tehran University of Medical Sciences

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