Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences

The Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences (IJMS) is an international peer review bimonthly biomedical publication, the aim of which is to provide a scientific medium of communication for researchers throughout the globe. The Journal welcomes original clinical articles as well as basic science research experiences mainly on prevalent diseases in the region and the analysis of various regional problems. Manuscripts are publishable in the form of original article, review article, case report, letter to the editor, etc. The IJMS is freely available for readers and researchers and apart from articles processed under our fast track system, we have no publication or processing fee.



Our Top Reviewers for 2016


We hereby would like to acknowledge our top reviewers for 2016, who contributed significantly in reviewing submitted articles thoroughly, critically, and precisely. These reviewers all scored high in the IJMS reviewer scoring system. Their efforts in improving the quality of manuscripts are highly appreciated.

  1. Dr. Fariborz Akbarzadeh, Professor of Cardiology, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
  2. Dr. Ghodrat Mohammadi, Associate Professor of ENT, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

  3. Dr.Masoumeh Hatam, Professor of Physiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  4. Dr. Masoumeh Varedi, Professor of Physiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  5. Dr. Abbasali Jafari, Professor of Mycology, Yazd Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran

  6. Dr.Seyed Vahid Hoseini, Professor of Surgery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  7. Dr. Jafar Hassanzadeh, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  8. Dr. Ali Amani, Associate Professor of Immunology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran

  9. Dr. Farshid Khosropour , Assistant Professor of Psychology, Shahid bahonar University ,Kerman, Iran

  10. Dr. Hassan Ghobadi, Associate Professor of Pulmonology, Ardabil Medical University, Ardabil, Iran

Top reviewers for 2017 will be selected in December and announced in January 2018.

Posted: 2017-03-01

Coverage of the IJMS in the ISI Database


After years of hard work and planning, we now proudly announce that the Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences (IJMS) is now indexed In the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) of the Thomson Reuters (ISI) database.

This would not have been achieved without years of professional management, planning and commitment.

We would like to thank all our readers, reviewers, authors and editorial team, without whom this achievement would not have been attained.

Your support through submitting your invaluable comments or articles in future years is highly appreciated.

Posted: 2016-10-25
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Vol 42, No 4 (2017): July 2017

Table of Contents

Review Article

Samira Alinejad, Nasim Zamani, Mohammad Abdollahi, Omid Mehrpour 327-346

Original Article(s)

A Prospective Study of Altered Inflammatory Response and Its Clinical Outcome Following Laparoscopic and Open Cholecystectomy PDF XML
Sayyed Ehtesham Hussain Naqvi, Atia Zaka-ur-Rab, Najmul Islam, Eram Ali 347-353
The Impact of Methylphenidate on Motor Performance in Children with both Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Developmental Coordination Disorder: A Randomized Double-Blind Crossover Clinical Trial PDF XML
Robabeh Soleimani, Maryam Kousha, Homa Zarrabi, Seyede Mahnaz Tavafzadeh-haghi, Mir Mohammad Jalali 354-361
Admission Test and Pregnancy Outcome PDF XML
Setareh Akhavan, Parvaneh Lak, Fatemeh Rahimi-Sharbaf, Seyed Rahim Mohammadi, Mahboobeh Shirazi 362-368
Inhibitory Effect of Bunium Persicum Hydroalcoholic Extract on Glucose-Induced Albumin Glycation, Oxidation, and Aggregation In Vitro PDF XML
Arman Seri, Marjan Khorsand, Zahra Rezaei, Azadeh Hamedi, Mohammad Ali Takhshid 369-376
Isolation and Detection of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae and Its Distribution in Humans and Animals by Phenotypical and Molecular Methods in Ahvaz-Iran in 2015 PDF XML
Pariya Ahmadi Balootaki, Mansour Amin, Farkhondeh Haghparasti, Farokh Rokhbakhsh-Zamin 377-383
Pain Relief with Wet Cupping Therapy in Rats is Mediated by Heat Shock Protein 70 and ß-Endorphin PDF XML
Imam Subadi, Boya Nugraha, Hening Laswati, Harjanto Josomuljono 384-391

Brief Report(s)

Comparative Dermatoglyphic Study between Autistic Patients and Normal People in Iran PDF XML
Mansoureh Kazemi, Mohammad Reza Fayyazi-Bordbar, Nasser Mahdavi-Shahri 392-396
Importance of RIFLE (Risk, Injury, Failure, Loss, and End-Stage Renal Failure) and AKIN (Acute Kidney Injury Network) in Hemodialysis Initiation and Intensive Care Unit Mortality PDF XML
Iskender Kara, Fatma Yildirim, Esra Kayacan, Burcu Bilaloğlu, Melda Turkoglu, Gülbin Aygencel 397-403

Case Report(s)

Sudden Bilateral Sensorineural Hearing Loss Following Postpartum Hemorrhage: A Case Report PDF XML
Sara Mirzaeian, Sedigheh Ayati, Asieh Maleki 404-406
Extranodal Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma of the Oral Cavity: A Case Report PDF XML
Babyamma Raghavan Varun, Nettiyat Oommen Varghese, Trivandrum Thanappan Sivakumar, Anna Palliath Joseph 407-411
Bilateral Hyperplasia of Bartholin’s Gland: A Case Report PDF XML
Ladan Haghighi, Mansooreh Shaabani Zanjani, Zahra Najmi, Neda Hashemi 412-415
Holt-Oram Syndrome: A Rare Variant PDF XML
Binoy Shankar, Euden Bhutia, Dinesh Kumar, Sunil Kishore, Shakti Pad Das 416-419

Letter(s) to the Editor

Adherence to Hypoglycemic Medication among Insulin-Treated Patients with Type 2 Diabetes PDF XML
Parisa Zarei-Shargh, Atieh Mehdizadeh-Hakkak, Mohammad Bagherniya, Lida Jarahi, Zohreh Mousavi, Mohammad Safarian 420-421

pISSN: 0253-0716         eISSN: 1735-3688