Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences

The Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences (IJMS) is an international peer-reviewed 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 articles, review articles, case reports, letters to the Editor, etc. The IJMS is freely available for readers and researchers.



Assignment of Copyright and Authorship Responsibilities

Since January 2018, the IJMS has not asked the authors to transfer the copyright of accepted manuscripts to the Journal. From that date, all Iranian authors are being asked to pay part of the processing and publication fees of their manuscripts. The processing fee is 500,000 IR Rials (which does not guarantee the acceptance of the manuscripts) and the publication fee for accepted manuscripts is 7,000,000 IR Rials. To follow the instructions for such payment please follow this link.  
Posted: 2018-01-28



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

Posted: 2017-12-03
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Vol 43, No 5 (2018): September 2018

Table of Contents

Review Article

Prevalence of Hypercholesterolemia, High LDL, and Low HDL in Iran: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis PDF XML CME ARTICLE OBJECTIVES XML CME POST TEST XML CME ANSWER XML
Mehdi Akbartabar Toori, Faezeh Kiani, Fatemeh Sayehmiri, Kourosh Sayehmiri, Yousof Mohsenzadeh, Rahim Ostovar, Parvin Angha, Yazdan Mohsenzadeh 449-465

Original Article(s)

Assessment of Subclinical Myocardial Changes in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Case-Control Study Using Speckle Tracking Echocardiography PDF XML
Mahmood Zamirian, Ehsan Samiee, Alireza Moaref, Firoozeh Abtahi, Maryam Tahamtan 466-472
Human Amniotic Membrane Effect on Perianal Fistula Healing in Rabbits: An Experimental Study PDF XML
Mohammad Rafati, Seyed Vahid Hosseini, Farid Moradian, Mozhdeh Zamani, Hajar Khazraei, Maral Mokhtari 473-478
Safety Assessment of Mentha mozaffarianii Essential Oil: Acute and Repeated Toxicity Studies PDF XML
Dorsa Daneshbakhsh, Jinous Asgarpanah, Parvaneh Najafizadeh, Tayebeh Rastegar, Zahra Mousavi 479-486
Prevalence of Aminoglycoside Resistance Genes in Enterococcus Strains in Kermanshah, Iran PDF XML
Fatemeh Amini, Hasan Ali Krimpour, Mahdi Ghaderi, Siavash Vaziri, Shirin Ferdowsi, Mohsen Azizi, Sabrieh Amini 487-493
National Minimum Data Set for Antimicrobial Resistance Management: Toward Global Surveillance System PDF XML
Reza Safdari, Marjan Ghazi Saeedi, Hossein Masoumi-Asl, Peyman Rezaei-Hachesu, Kayvan Mirnia, Niloofar Mohammadzadeh, Taha Samad-Soltani 494-505
Effects of Two-by-Two Combination Therapy with Valproic Acid, Lithium Chloride, and Celecoxib on the Angiogenesis of the Chicken Chorioallantoic Membrane PDF XML
Ehsan Afzal, Sedigheh Alinezhad, Marjan Khorsand, Mohammad Javad Khoshnood, Mohammad Ali Takhshid 506-513
Captopril Attenuates Diazinon-Induced Oxidative Stress: A Subchronic Study in Rats PDF XML
Asieh Karimani, Yasaman Mamashkhani, Amir Moghadam Jafari, Masoumeh Akbarabadi, Mohammad Heidarpour 514-522
9-cis-Retinoic Acid and 1,25-dihydroxy Vitamin D3 Improve the Differentiation of Neural Stem Cells into Oligodendrocytes through the Inhibition of the Notch and Wnt Signaling Pathways PDF XML
Saeedeh Saeb, Hassan Azari, Zohreh Mostafavi-Pour, Amir Ghanbari, Sepideh Ebrahimi, Pooneh Mokarram 523-532
An Effective Concentration of 5-Aza-CdR to Induce Cell Death and Apoptosis in Human Pancreatic Cancer Cell Line through Reactivating RASSF1A and Up-Regulation of Bax Genes PDF XML
Mehdi Nikbakht Dastjerdi, Asaad Azarnezhad, Batool Hashemibeni, Mansour Salehi, Mohammad Kazemi, Zahra Babazadeh 533-540

Brief Report(s)

Comparing Human Sperm Quality Preserved at Two Different Temperatures; Effect of Trolox, Coenzyme Q10 and Extracellular Adenosine Triphosphate PDF XML
Sara Keshtgar, Shekufeh Bagheri, Bahareh Ebrahimi 541-545

Case Series

A Case of Multi-Ulcerative Abscess Due to Brucella abortus in Kerman, South East of Iran PDF XML
Naser Shahabi Nejad, Nasim Eftekhari, Shayan Shahabi Nejad 546-549
Treatment of the Mirror Foot with Central Ray Resection: Report of 2 Cases PDF XML
Gholam Hossain Shahcheraghi, Mahzad Javid 550-553
First Iranian Experience of the Minimally Invasive Nuss Procedure for Pectus Excavatum Repair: A Case Series and Literature Review PDF XML
Hamidreza Davari, Mohammad Bagher Rahim, Reza Ershadi, Shahab Rafieian, Parviz Mardani, Mohammad Rahim Vakili, Ahmad Shirinzadeh 554-559

Case Report(s)

First Report of the Isolation of Nocardia thailandica from the Bronchoalveolar Lavage of a Patient in Iran PDF XML
Samaneh Bourbour, Masoud Keikha, Jamshid Faghri 560-563

Photo Clinic

Experimental Treatment of a Suspected Case of Mycetoma Based on Dot-in-Circle Sign PDF XML
Pankaj Nepal, Saeed Intakhab Alam, Narendra Adhikari, Neeta Ghimire, Vijayanadh Ojili, Arash Yousefi 564-566

pISSN: 0253-0716         eISSN: 1735-3688