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
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Vol 42, No 5 (2017): September 2017

Table of Contents

Review Article

Quality Assessment of Published Articles in Iranian Journals Related to Economic Evaluation in Health Care Programs Based on Drummond’s Checklist: A Narrative Review PDF XML
Aziz Rezapour, Abdosaleh Jafari, Kosha Mirmasoudi, Hamid Talebianpour 427-436

Original Article(s)

Reliability of Interaural Time Difference-Based Localization Training in Elderly Individuals with Speech-in-Noise Perception Disorder PDF XML CME ARTICLE OBJECTIVES XML CME POST TEST XML CME ANSWER XML
Maryam Delphi, Yones Lotfi, Abdollah Moossavi, Enayatollah Bakhshi, Maryam Banimostafa 437-442
Multilocus Sequence Typing of the Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhimurium in Tehran Hospitals PDF XML
Reza Ranjbar, Parisa Elhaghi, Leili Shokoohizadeh 443-448
The Effects of Piper Guineense versus Sesamum Indicum Aqueous Extracts on Lipid Metabolism and Antioxidants in Hypercholesterolemic Rats PDF XML
Sarah O Nwozo, Yetunde T Lewis, Babatunji E Oyinloye 449-456
Combined Extract of Heated 4T1 and a Heat-Killed Preparation of Lactobacillus Casei in a Mouse Model of Breast Cancer PDF XML
Sajjad Jafari, Seyyed Meysam Abtahi Froushani, Amir Tokmachi 457-464
Vitamin E-Coated Polysulfone Membrane-Based Hemodiafiltration Attenuates Inflammation in a Rat Model of Lipopolysaccharide-Induced Systemic Inflammation PDF XML
Yoshihiro Hatanaka, Satoru Inoue, Koji Goto, Norihisa Yasuda, Seigo Hidaka, Takaaki Kitano 465-472
Role of the Nitrergic System of the Cuneiform Nucleus in Cardiovascular Responses in Urethane-Anesthetized Male Rats PDF XML
Esmaeil Farrokhi, Mohammad Naser Shafei, Abolfazl Khajavirad, Mahmoud Hosseini, Ali Reza Ebrahimzadeh Bideskan 473-480

Brief Report(s)

Urban-Rural Differences in the Prevalence of Self-Reported Diabetes and its Risk Factors: The WHO STEPS Iranian Noncommunicable Disease Risk Factor Surveillance in 2011 PDF XML
Zahra Khorrami, Shahin Yarahmadi, Koorosh Etemad, Soheila Khodakarim, Mohammad Esmaeil Kameli, Ali Reza Mahdavi Hazaveh 481-487
Interleukin-10 and Interferon-γ Levels in Patients with Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Treated with Cryotherapy PDF XML
Farhad Handjani, Saeed Reza Yousef, Nasrin Saki, Nasrin Hamidizadeh 488-492

Case Report(s)

Lymph Node Enlargement in Neck Filariasis as a Rare Cause: A Case Report PDF XML
Rindu Raveendran 493-496
A Rare Case of Fixed Drug Eruption due to Ondansetron PDF XML
Aditi Maitra, Shashwat Bhattacharyya, Sabyasachi Paik, Prerna Pathak, Santanu Kumar Tripathi 497-500
Ellis-van Creveld with an Unusual Dental Anomaly: A Case Report PDF XML
Suzanne Tanya Nethan, Shruti Sinha, Sunira Chandra 501-504
Primary Leiomyosarcoma of the Mesentery: A Case Report PDF XML
Varsha Dalal, Manveen Kaur, Reetika Menia, Fouzia Siraj, Amar Bhatnagar, Usha Agrawal 505-508

Letter(s) to the Editor

Efficacy of ε-Poly-L-lysine as an Antibacterial Additive for Platelets Stored at Room Temperature PDF XML
Hosein Timori Naghadeh, Zohreh Sharifi, Saeideh Soleimani, Zainab Pir Mohamad Jamaat, Shirin Ferdowsi 509-511

Photo Clinic

Cranial Nerve Lymphomatosis Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings in a Case of Mantle Cell Lymphoma PDF XML
Güliz Yılmaz, Süha Akpınar, Nail Bulakbaşı 512-513

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