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.





This is to announce that IJMS has been accepted as the first regional journal to be included in the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors

Posted: 2017-12-03

Assignment of Copyright and Authorship Responsibilities


From January 2018, the IJMS does not ask the authors to transfer the copyright of the accepted manuscripts to the journal. From that date all Iranian authors will be asked to pay a part of the processing and publication fees of their manuscripts. Processing fee will be 500 000 IR Rials (which does not guarantee the acceptance of the manuscripts) and the publication fee for accepted manuscripts will be 7 000 000 IR Rials. To follow the instructions for such payment please follow this link.

Posted: 2017-11-20

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
More Announcements...

Vol 42, No 6 (2017): November 2017

Table of Contents

Review Article

Isolated Peritoneal, Mesenteric, and Omental Hydatid Cyst: A Clinicopathologic Narrative Review PDF XML CME ARTICLE OBJECTIVES XML CME POST TEST XML PDF XML
Bita Geramizadeh 517-523

Original Article(s)

Topical Effects of Artemisia Absinthium Ointment and Liniment in Comparison with Piroxicam Gel in Patients with Knee Joint Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Double-Blind Controlled Trial PDF XML
Zahra Basiri, Fatemeh Zeraati, Farzaneh Esna-Ashari, Farshid Mohammadi, Keyvan Razzaghi, Malihe Araghchian, Shirin Moradkhani 524-531
Adherence to the CONSORT Statement in the Reporting of Randomized Controlled Trials on Pharmacological Interventions Published in Iranian Medical Journals PDF XML
Pooneh Sarveravan, Behrooz Astaneh, Nasrin Shokrpour 532-543
Cerebral Ischemia-Reperfusion Injuries in Vanadyl-Treated Diabetic Rats PDF XML
Hossein Ahmadi-Eslamloo, Seyed Mostafa Shid Moosavi, Gholam Abbas Dehghani 544-552
Antidiabetic and Antidyslipidemic Activities of the Aqueous Extract of Cochlospermum planchonii Leaves in Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats PDF XML
Bamisaye Fisayo Abraham, Sulyman Abdulhakeem Olarewaju, Abegunde Ronke, Ajani Emmanuel Oladipo 553-560
Effects of Subacute Administration of Co-Trimoxazole and Folic Acid on Ovarian Tissue in Adult Female Rats PDF XML
Arezoo Saberi, Ehsan Salarkia, Zohreh Safi, Gholamreza Sepehri 561-568
Long-term Low-Intensity Endurance Exercise along with Blood-Flow Restriction Improves Muscle Mass and Neuromuscular Junction Compartments in Old Rats PDF XML
Mohammad-Ali Bahreini Pour, Siyavash Joukar, Fariborz Hovanloo, Hamid Najafipour 569-576
Effects of Saponin from Trigonella Foenum-Graecum Seeds on Dyslipidemia PDF XML
Zhi Chen, Yan-Li Lei, Wen-Ping Wang, Ya-Ya Lei, Yan-Hua Liu, Jing Hei, Jin Hu, Hong Sui 577-585
Deltamethrin-Induced Hepatotoxicity and Virgin Olive Oil Consumption: An Experimental Study PDF XML
Ali Reza Khalatbary, Davood Nasiry Zarrin Ghabaee, Hassan Ahmadvand, Fereshteh Talebpour Amiri, Somaieh Tadayoni Lehi 586-592

Brief Report(s)

Impacts of Bone Marrow Stem Cells on Caspase-3 Levels after Spinal Cord Injury in Mice PDF XML
Noushin Gashmardi, Seyed Ebrahim Hosseini, Davood Mehrabani, Mohammad Amin Edalatmanesh, Zahra Khodabandeh 593-598

Case Report(s)

Different Presentation of Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery in Adults: Case Reports PDF XML
Alwaleed Al-Dairy, Yousef Rezaei, Maziar Gholampour Dehaki, Anita Sadeghpour, Zia Totonchi, Hamidreza Pouraliakbar, Alireza Alizadeh Ghavidel 599-602
Recurrent Psammomatoid Juvenile Ossifying Fibroma with Aneurysmal Bone Cyst: An Unusual Case Presentation PDF XML
Swati S. Gotmare, Avinash Tamgadge, Sandhya Tamgadge, Kashmira S Kesarkar 603-606
A Case of Cushing’s Syndrome in Pregnancy PDF XML
Leila Pourali, Atiyeh Mohammadzade Vatanchi, Anahita Hamidi 607-610
Approach to Chronic Secondary Headache: A Case report on Unusual Drug Side Effects PDF XML
Hamid Reza Riasi, Forod Salehi, Morteza Hajihosseini 611-614

pISSN: 0253-0716         eISSN: 1735-3688