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Soofia Naghdi Dorabati

Contact Information
Tel: 00982177535132 (Ext : 310 )
Fax: 00982177727009
Address: PT Department, Rehabilitation Faculty,
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Pitch-e-Shemiran, Enghelab Ave.,
Tehran-IR
Academic Rank
Associate Professor
School
Rehabilitation
Physiotherapy
About
CV last edited on: 2017/06/08

1.

B.Sc


BSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran – IRAN, Tehran, IRAN, 1985-1989
2.

M.Sc


MSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences ,Tehran – IRAN, Tehran, IRAN, 1989-1992
3.

Ph.D


PhD in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran – IRAN, Tehran, IRAN, 2002-2007
1.

Hakim jorjani award


1394/11/14,

17th Avicenna festival

Scientific Position

1.

Lecturer, Physiotherapy Department, Rehabilitation faculty


Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), 1990 -2006
2.

Assistant Professor, Physiotherapy Department, Rehabilitation faculty


Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), 2007 -2013
3.

Associate professor, Physiotherapy Department, Rehabilitation faculty


Tehran University of Medical Sciences(TUMS), 2013-present
4.

Member of Research Council of Neuromusculoskeletal Research Center


Iran University of Medical Sciences, 2016

Executive Position

1.

Research manager of Physiotherapy Department


Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2014-present
2.

Member of Research Council of school of rehabilitation


Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2013-present
3.

Member of research committee of Physical Therapy Department


2011-present
4.

Head of physiotherapy clinic, School of Rehabilitation


Tehran University of Medical Sciences(TUMS), 2008 -2016
5.

Physiotherapist


Baqiatollah Hospital , 1989-1990
1.

A six-day workshop on”Research methods”


Lecturer
2.

A five-day workshop on “Primary health care”


Lecturer
3.

A two-day workshop on “Information systems in medical Sciences”


Lecturer
4.

A five-day workshop on“Education in medical sciences”


Lecturer
5.

A three-day workshop on “Psychological health”


Lecturer
6.

A six-day workhop on “ consultant skills”


Lecturer
7.

A one-day workshop on“ How to write CVs , Letters and Recommendations”


Lecturer
8.

A two-day workshop on “ How to write biomedical articles in English”


Lecturer
9.

A one-day workshop on“ Scientific writing ”


Lecturer
10.

A two day workshop on " Bobath's approach in adult hemiplegia (as scientific manager)


Lecturer
11.

A two day workshop on " Bobath's approach in adult hemiplegia (as scientific manager)


Lecturer
12.

A two day workshop on " Bobath's approach in adult hemiplegia (as scientific manager)


Lecturer
13.

A one-day workshop on“ E- Learning”


Learner

Farsi

1.

Developmental motor activities for therapy


Authors: Nakhostin Ansari A, Naghdi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2015, Translation
2.

Adult hemiplegia: evaluation and treatment


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2013, Translation
3.

Pediatric Balance Program


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Ebadi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2012, Translation
4.

Bones and Joints


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NNAnsari N N, Naghdi S,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub , 1997, Translation
5.

Low back pain and neck pain : causes and conservative treatments


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NNNaghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub , 1999, Translation
6.

ExerciseTherapy : Foundation and Techniques


Authors: Naghdi S,
Publisher: Arjmand Pub , 1999, Original
7.

Neuroanatomy


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi s, Salsabili N, Asadi MHAsadi MH, Salsabili N, Naghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Andishmand Pub, 2001, Original
8.

Exercise before childbirth


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi SNaghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub , 2003, Translation
9.

Exercise after childbirth


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi SNaghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub , 2003, Translation
10.

Movement therapy in hemiplegia, Brunnstrom neurophysiological approach


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2012, Original
11.

Boabath’s approach in Adult Hemiplegia : evaluation and treatment


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi SNaghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub, 2003, Translation
12.

Low back pain and neck pain : causes and conservative treatments , and 100 questions and answers about backache


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi SNaghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Nakhl Pub , 2005, گردآوري
13.

Pediatric Balance Training


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Ebadi SEbadi S, Naghdi S, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Astan ghods pub , 2006, Translation
14.

Low back pain: A guide to prevention and treatment


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Rastgoo MRastgoo M, Ansari N N, Naghdi s,
Publisher: Arjmand Pub , 2008, Translation
15.

Stroke rehabilitation: A motor relearning programme


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi sNaghdi s, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2010, Translation
16.

Rehabilitation techniques for stroke


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi sNaghdi s, Ansari N N,
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2011, Original
17.

Therapeutic Exercise


Authors: Naghdi s, Sadeghi M, Mousakhani A, Honarpishe RHonarpishe R, Mousakhani A, Sadeghi M, Naghdi s,
Publisher: Arjmand Pub , Translation

Papers

Farsi

1.

Inter-rater reliability of the modified Tardieu scale for the assessment of knee extensor spasticity in patient with multiple sclerosis


Authors: Iraj Abdollahi, Somayeh Azarnia, Soofia Naghdi, Mahyar Salavati
Koomesh, Vol.19 , No.1, Year. 2017, Page:220-226,
2.

Role of creatine in sensitivity and function of the auditory and vestibular system


Authors: Vahid Moradi, Mansoureh Adel Ghahraman, Akram Pourbakht, Soofia Naghdi, Shohreh Jalaie
Audiology, Vol.23, No.6, Year. 2015, Page:45-56,
3.

A Validity Study of the Modified Tardieu Scale in Measruing Poststroke Knee Extensor Spasticity


Authors: Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari, Soofia Naghdi, Mehdi Dadgoo, Maryam Senobari, Samaneh Gholami, Azadeh Tabatabaei
Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Vol.21, No.5, Year. 2014, Page:405-415,
4.

The short-term effects of plantar vibration on balance disorder after stroke


Authors: Soofia Naghdi , Maede Khalifeloo , Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari , Mohammad Akbari , Shohreh Jalaie , Davood Jannat
Audiology, Vol.22, No.2, Year. 2013, Page:104-109,
5.

Development, cultural adaptation, reliability and validity of persian version of sino-nasal outcome test in chronic rhinosinusitis: a brief report


Authors: Soofia Naghdi, Fariba Anjeie, Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari, Mojtaba Fathali
Tehran University Medical Journal, Vol.70, No.11, Year. 2013, Page:735-740,
6.

The relationship between the flexibility of calf muscles and functional status of athletes with ankle injuries


Authors: Fattahian S, Ghotbi N, Naghdi S, Faghih Zadeh S
Modern Rehabilitation, Vol.7, No.2, Year. 2013, Page:48-53,
7.

Relationship between clinical scale and electromyographic parameters in assessing spasticity after stroke- brief report


Authors: Nakhostin Ansari N.*, Naghdi S., Sarrafzadeh J., Mousakhani A.
JOURNAL OF BABOL UNIVERSITY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, Vol.15, No.5, Year. 2013, Page:84-88,
8.

Interrater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale in the assessment of muscle spasticity in stroke patients


Authors: Soltaninejad H, Jalaie S, Jalili M, Abdolvahhab M, Olyaei G, Naghdi S, Ansari NN,
Journal of Rehabilitation, Vol.9, No.3-4, Year. 2008, Number of Page:22-27
9.

An investigation into the effect of limb and muscle tested on the interrater reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale in the assessment of muscle spasticity in hemiplegic patients


Authors: Jalaie SH, Bagheri H, Hadian M, Khosravian Arab T, Ansari N N, Naghdi S,
Emirates physiotherapy conference , Year. 2006, Number of Page:96
10.

An investigation into the interrater reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale in the assessment of muscle spasticity in hemiplegic patients


Authors: Jalaie S, Hadian M, Bagheri H, Khosravian Arab T, Naghdi S, Ansari NN,
The Journal of Faculty of Medicine, Vol.64, No.2, Year. 2006, Number of Page:105-112
11.

Study of the effect of pulsed ultrasound on chronic maxillary and frontal sinusitis


Authors: Ansari NN, Ganjabadi G, Farhadi M, Naghdi S,
Modarres Journal of medical sciences, Vol.5, Year. 2002, Number of Page:135-141

English

1.

A clinical single blind study to investigate the immediate effects of plantar vibration on balance in patients after stroke


Authors: Karimi-AhmadAbadi A, Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Fakhari Z, Khalifeloo M
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies , Year. 2017 In press,
2.

Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score in patients with isolated meniscus injury: Validity and reliability


Authors: Ebrahimi N, Jalaie S, Salsabili N, Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, Year. 2017 In press,
3.

Persian translation and validation of the Back Pain Functional Scale


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Habibzadeh F, Salasabili N, Ebadi S
Physiotherapy, Theory and Practice, Year. 2018 In press,
5.

A randomized controlled pilot study to investigate the effect of whole body vibration on lower extremity fatigue


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Karimi-Zarchi H, Fakhari Z, Hasson S
Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, Year. 2016 In press,
6.

The Spinal Cord Injury Spasticity Evaluation Tool: A Persian Adaptation and Validation Study


Authors: Ansari NN, Kashi M, Naghdi S
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, Year. 2016 In press,
7.

A single group, pretest-posttest clinical trial for the effects of dry needling on wrist flexors spasticity after stroke


Authors: Fakhari Z, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Mansouri K, Radinmehr H
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.40, No.3, Year. 2017 , Page:325-336,
8.

Therapeutic effects of dry needling in patients with upper trapezius myofascial trigger points


Authors: Abbaszadeh-Amirdehi M, Ansari NN, Naghdi s, Olyaei G, Nourbakhsh MR
Acupuncture in Medicine, Vol.35, No.2, Year. 2017, Page:85-92,
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9.

Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale in patients with multiple sclerosis


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Ghorbani-rad S, Senobari M, Sahraian M
Neurological Sciences, Vol.38, No.1, Year. 2017, Page:93-99,
10.

Neurophysiological and clinical effects of dry needling in patients with upper trapezius myofascial trigger points


Authors: Abbaszadeh-Amirdehi M, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Olyaei G, Nourbakhsh M
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol.21, No.1, Year. 2017, Page:48-52,
11.

Effects of one session radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy on poststroke plantarflexor spasticity: A single blind clinical trial


Authors: Radinmehr H, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Olyaei G, Tabatabaei A
Disability and Rehabilitation, Vol.39, No.5, Year. 2017, Page:483-490,
12.

Reliability and validity of the Persian adaptation of the Core Outcome Measure Index in patients with chronic low back pain


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Eskandari Z, Salsabili N, Kordi R, Hasson S
Journal of Orthopaedic Science, Vol.21, No.6, Year. 2016 , Page:723-726,
13.

Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Validation of the Injury-Psychological Readiness to Return to Sport Scale to Persian Language


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Farhadi Y, Ebadi S, Entezary E, Glazer D
Physiotherapy, Theory and Practice, Vol.32, No.7, Year. 2016 , Page:528-535,
14.

Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on lower extremity spasticity and motor function in stroke patients


Authors: Rastgoo M, Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Forogh B, Jalaie S, Olyaei G, Najari H
Disability & Rehabilitation, Vol.38, No.19, Year. 2016 , Page:1918-1926,
15.

Validation of the functional rating index for the assessment of athletes with neck pain


Authors: Naghdi S, Nakhostin Ansari N, ShamsSalehi S, Feise RJ, Entezary E
World Journal of Orthopedics, Vol.7, No.8, Year. 2016 , Page:507-512,
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16.

Cross-cultural Adaptation and Validation of Persian Achilles Tendon Total Rupture Score


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasanvand S, Fakhari Z, Kordi R, Nilsson-Helandr K
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, Vol.24, No.4, Year. 2016 , Page:1372-1380,
17.

Cross-cultural validation of the Persian Version of the Functional Independence Measure for Patients with Stroke


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Raji P, Shamili A, Amini M, Hasson S
Disability and Rehabilitation, Vol.38, No.3, Year. 2016 , Page:289-298,
18.

Creatine supplement affects cervical vestibular myogenic potentials in healthy volunteers


Authors: Vahid Moradi, Mansoureh Adel Ghahraman, Akram Pourbakht, Shohreh Jalaie, Soofia Naghdi
Auditory and Vestibular Research, Vol.24, No.2, Year. 2015, Page:92-97,
19.

Cross-Cultural Adaptation of the Micheli Functional Scale to Persian Language for Evaluation of Low Back Pain in the Young Athletes


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Ashrafi H, Entezary E, Ansari AN, Olyaei G
Asian Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol.6, No.4, Year. 2015 , Page:1-6,
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20.

A Pilot Study on the Effects of Low Frequency Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on Lower Extremity Spasticity and Motor Neuron Excitability in Patients after Stroke


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, RastgooM, Forogh B, Jalaie S, Olyaei G
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol.19, No.4, Year. 2015 , Page:616-623,
21.

Simple shoulder test and Oxford Shoulder Score: Persian translation and cross-cultural validation


Authors: Naghdi S, Nakhostin Ansari N, Rustaie N, Akbari M, Ebadi S, Senobari M, Hasson S
Arch Orthop Trauma Surg, Vol.135, No.12, Year. 2015 , Page:1707-1718,
22.

The Validity and Reliability of the Functional Rating Index for Evaluating Low Back Pain in Athletes


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Yazdanpanah M, Feise RJ, Fakhari Z
Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, Vol.25, No.6, Year. 2015 , Page:840-845,
23.

A randomized clinical trial comparing pulsed ultrasound and erythromycin phonophoresis in the treatment of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Fathali M, Bartley J, Rastak M
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Year. 2015,
24.

Multiple Sclerosis Walking Scale-12, Translation, Adaptation and Validation for the Persian language population


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Mohammadi R, Hasson S
Gait and Posture, Vol.41, No.2, Year. 2015, Page:420-424,
25.

Dry Needling for the Treatment of Poststroke Muscle Spasticity: A Prospective Case Report


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Fakhari Z, Radinmehr H, Hasson S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.36, No.1, Year. 2015, Page:61-65,
26.

Relationship between Semmes-Weinstein Monofilaments perception Test and Sensory Nerve Conduction Studies in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome


Authors: Raji P, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Forogh B, Hasson S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.35, No.3, Year. 2014, Page:543-552,
27.

Therapeutic Ultrasound as a Treatment Modality for Chronic Rhinosinusitis


Authors: Bartley J, Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Current Infectious Disease Reports, Vol.16, Year. 2014, Page:398,
28.

Effect of therapeutic infra-red in patients with non-specific low back pain: a pilot study


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Naseri N, Entezari E, Irani S, Jalaie S, Hasson S
J Body w Mov Ther, Vol.18, No.1, Year. 2014, Page:75-81,
29.

Electrophysiological evaluation of the Modified Tardieu Scale (MTS) in assessing Poststroke wrist flexor spasticity


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Abolhasani H, Mansouri K, Ghotbi N, Hasson S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.34, No.1, Year. 2014, Page:177-184,
30.

. A pilot study into the effect of low-level laser therapy in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Fathali M, Bartley J, Varedi M, Honarpishe R
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.29, No.8, Year. 2013, Page:596-603,
31.

The neurop[hysiological effects of dry needling in patients with upper trapezius myofascial trigger points: study protocol of a controlled clinical trial


Authors: Abbaszadeh-Amirdehi M, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Olyaei G, Nourbakhsh MR
BMJ Open, Vol.3, No.5, Year. 2013,
32.

. A study of therapeutic ultrasound and exercise treatment for muscle fatigue in patients with chronic non specific low back pain: a preliminary report


Authors: Ebadi S, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Fallah E, Barzi DM, Jalaei S, Bagheri H
Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Vol.26, No.2, Year. 2013, Page:221-226,
33.

. Clinical assessment of ankle plantar flexor spasticity in adult patients after stroke: Inter-and intrarater reliability of the Modified Tardieu Scale


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Rastgoo M, Amini M, Forogh B
Brain Injury, Vol.27, No.5, Year. 2013, Page:605-612,
34.

Treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis using erythromycin phonophoresis


Authors: Ansari NN, Fathali M, Naghdi S, Bartley J, Rastak M
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.29, No.2, Year. 2013, Page:159-165,
35.

cale (MMAS) and the Modified Tardieu Scale (MTS) in the assessment of wrist flexor spasticity in patients with stroke-protocol for a neurophysiological study


Authors: Abolhasani H, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Mansouri K, Ghotbi N, Hasson S
BMJ Open, Vol.2, No.6, Year. 2012,
36.

The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic non-specific low back pain: a single blind placebo-controlled randomized trial


Authors: Ebadi S, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Jalaei S, Sadat M, Bagheri H, Vantulder MW, Henschke N, Fallah E
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, Vol.13, No.1, Year. 2012, Page:192,
37.

A randomized, double blind clinical trial comparing the effects of continuous and pulsed ultrasound in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis


Authors: Ansari NN, Fathali M, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Jalaie S, Rastak M
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.28, No.2, Year. 2012, Number of Page:85-94
38.

Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) in the assessment of upper-limb muscle spasticity


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Mashayekhi M, Hasson S, Fakhari Z, Jalaie S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.31, No.2, Year. 2012, Page:215-222,
39.

The Functional Rating Index: Reliability and Validity of the Persian Language Version in Patients with Neck Pain


Authors: Ansari NN, Feise RJ, Naghdi S, Mohseni A, Rezazadeh M
Spine, Vol.37, No.14, Year. 2012, Page:E844-E848,
40.

Development of the Persian Version of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale: Translation, Adaptation, and Examination of Interrater and Intrarater Reliability in Patients with Poststroke Elbow Flexor Spasticity


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Forogh B, Hasson S, Atashband M, Lashgari E
Disability and Rehabilitation, Vol.34, No.21, Year. 2012, Page:1843-1847,
41.

Measurement of lower limb muscle spasticity: Intra-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale


Authors: Ghotbi N, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S
Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, Vol.48, No.1, Year. 2011, Number of Page:83-88
42.

The Functional Rating Index: Reliability and Validity of the Persian Language Version in Patients with Low Back Pain


Authors: Ansari NN, Feise RJ, Naghdi S, Ebadi S, Yoosefinejad AK
Spine, Vol.36, No.24, Year. 2011, Number of Page:1573-1577
43.

The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic low back pain: protocol of a randomized controlled tria


Authors: Ebadi S, Ansari NN, Henschke N, Naghdi S, van Tulder MW
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, Vol.12, No.59, Year. 2011,
44.

Low back pain during pregnancy in Iranian women, prevalence and risk factors


Authors: Ansari NN, Hasson S, Naghdi S, Keyhani S, Jalaie S
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.26, No.1, Year. 2010, Number of Page:40-48
45.

Validation of a Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE) for the Persian population - A pilot study


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Valizadeh L, Jalaie S
Applied Neuropsychology, Vol.17, No.3, Year. 2010, Number of Page:190-195
46.

A neurophysiological and clinical study of Brunnstrom recovery stages in the upper limb following stroke


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Mansouri K, Hasson S
Brain Injury, Vol.24, No.11, Year. 2010, Number of Page:1372-1378
47.

Effect of Pulsed Ultrasound on Chronic Rhinosinusitis


Authors: Ansari NN, Fathali M, Naghdi S, Hasson S
A case report. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.26, No.8, Year. 2010, Number of Page:558-563
48.

The relationship between symptoms, clinical tests, and nerve conduction study findings in carpal tunnel syndrome


Authors: Ansari NN, Adelmanesh F, Naghdi S, Mousavi S
Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.49, No.1, Year. 2009, Number of Page:53-57
49.

Inter-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale as a clinical tool in measurements of post-stroke elbow flexor spasticity


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi s, Hasson S, Mousakhani A, Nouriyan A, Omidvar Z
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.24, No.3, Year. 2009, Number of Page:225-229
50.

. Efficacy of therapeutic ultrasound and infrared in the management of muscle spasticity


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Rastgoo M
Brain Injury, Vol.23, No.7-8, Year. 2009, Number of Page:632-638
51.

. Interrater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth scale in assessing lower limb muscle spasticity


Authors: Ghotbi N, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Jamshidpour B, Amiri S
Brain Injury, Vol.25, No.4, Year. 2009, Number of Page:235-240
52.

Assessing the reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale between two physiotherapists in adult patients with hemiplegia


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Fakhari Z, Mashayekhi M, Herasi M
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.25, No.4, Year. 2009, Number of Page:235-240
53.

Neurophysiological examination of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) in patients with wrist flexor spasticity after stroke


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Mansouri K, Asgari A, Olyaei GR, Kazemnejad A
Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.48, No.1, Year. 2008, Number of Page:35-41
54.

The correlation between Modified Ashworth Scale scores and the new index of alpha motoneurons excitability in post-stroke patients


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Mansouri K, Olyaei GR, Asgari A, Kazemnejad A
Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.48, No.2, Year. 2008, Number of Page:109-115
55.

The interrater and intrarater reliability of the Modified Ashworth Scale in the assessment of muscle spasticity: limb and muscle group effect


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Khosravian Arab T, Jalaie SH
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.23, No.3, Year. 2008, Number of Page:231-237
56.

Inter- and Intrarater Reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale in Patients with Knee extensor Poststroke Spasticity


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi s, Younesian P. Shayeghan M
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.24, No.3, Year. 2008, Number of Page:205-213
57.

Inter-rater reliability of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale (MMAS) for patients with wrist flexor muscle spasticity


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Azarnia S, Kazemnejad A
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.24, No.5, Year. 2008, Number of Page:372-379
58.

. A Clinical Trial on the Treatment of Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Continuous Ultrasound


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Farhadi M
Journal of Physical Therapy Science, Vol.20, No.4, Year. 2008, Number of Page:233-238
59.

The Modified Tardieu Scale for the measurement of elbow flexor spasticity in adult patients with hemiplegia


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Hasson S, Azarsa M, Azarnia S
Brain Injury, Vol.22, No.13-14, Year. 2008, Number of Page:1007-1012
60.

. A new biomechanical method for objective measurement of spasticity: A preliminary study


Authors: Ansari N N, Karimi H, Farahmand F, Naghdi S, Faghihzadeh S
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol.14, No.2, Year. 2007, Number of Page:63-69
61.

The effect of Bobath approach on the excitability of the spinal alpha motor neurones in stroke patients with muscle spasticity


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.47, No.1, Year. 2007, Number of Page:29-36
62.

Therapeutic Ultrasound in the treatment of ankle plantarflexor spasticity in a unilateral stroke population: A Randomized, Single-blind, Placebo-controlled trial


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Bagheri H, Ghassabi H
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.47, No.3, Year. 2007, Number of Page:137-143
63.

A preliminary study into the criterion validity of the Modified Modified Ashworth Scale using the new measure of the alpha motoneuron excitability in spastic hemiplegia


Authors: Naghdi S, Ebrahimi I, Asgari A, Olyaei GR, Kazemnejad A, Mansouri K, Ansari N N
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.47, No.3, Year. 2007, Number of Page:187-192
64.

Physiotherapy Treatment of Chronic Rhinosinusitis : The use of Continuous Ultrasound


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Farhadi M
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol.14, No.7, Year. 2007, Number of Page:306-310
65.

A preliminary study into the effect of Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound on Chronic Maxillary and Frontal Sinusitis


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Farhadi M, Jalaie SH
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.23, No.4, Year. 2007, Number of Page:211-218
66.

, Ashworth Scales are Unreliable for the Assessment of Muscle Spasticity


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Moammeri H, Jalaie SH
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.22, No.3, Year. 2006, Number of Page:119-125
67.

The effect of physiotherapeutic ultrasound on muscle spasticity in patients with hemiplegia: A pilot study


Authors: Ansari N N, Adelmanesh F, Naghdi S, Tabatabaie A
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.46, No.4, Year. 2006, Number of Page:247-252
68.

A comparative study on the inter-rater reliability of Ashworth scales in assessment of spasticity


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Moammeri H, Jalaie SH
Acta Medica Iranica, Vol.44, No.4, Year. 2006, Number of Page:246-250
69.

A Randomized, Single blind placebo controlled clinical trial on the effect of continuous ultrasound on Low Back Pain


Authors: Ansari N N, Ebadi S, Talebian S, Naghdi S, Mazaheri H, Olyaei GR, Jalaie SH
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.46, No.6, Year. 2006, Number of Page:329-336
70.

Therapeutic ultrasound as a treatment for chronic sinusitis


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S, Farhadi M
Physiotherapy Research International, Vol.9, No.3, Year. 2004, Number of Page:144-146

Abstracts and Presentations

Farsi

1.

مقایسه اثر نوروفیزیولوژیکی و بیومکانیکی اولتراسوند و شاک ویو در درمان اسپاستیسیته بعد از سکته مغزی


بیست و ششمین کنگره فیزیوتراپی سالیانه ایران-1394
Location: تهران,
Date: 2 اردیبهشت -4 اردیبهشت Type : Presentaion, others,
2.

بررسی اثر سوزن زدن خشک در تریگرپوینت میوفاشیال عضله تراپز فوقانی


بیست و ششمین کنگره فیزیوتراپی سالیانه ایران-1394
Location: تهران,
Date: 2 اردیبهشت -4 اردیبهشت Type : Presentaion, others,
3.

Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) on lower extremity spasticity in stroke patients


هفتین کنگره سراسری سکته مغزی ایران-1393
Location: تهران,
Date: 7 اسفند -8 اسفندType : Poster, others,
4.

Thermal stimulation for functional rehabilitation of patients with stroke


هفتمین کنگره سراسری سکته مغزی ایران-1393
Location: تهران,
Date: 7 اسفند -8 اسفندType : Presentaion, Lecturer,

English

1.

Treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis using low level laser: a single blind placebo controled clinical trial


World confederation for physical therapy congress 2015
Location: Singapore ,
Date: 1 May-4 MayType : Poster, Journal: Physiotherapy , Lecturer,
2.

Reliability and validity study of persian multiple sclerosis walking scale 12


یازدهمین کنگره بین المللی ام اس ایران-1393
Location: تهران,
Date: 1 آبان -2 آبان Type : Poster, Lecturer,
3.

The effects low frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on poststroke lower limb spasticity and and motor neuron excitabilityy


9th world stroke congress 2014
Location: Turkey,
Date: October 22-October 25Type : Poster, Journal: International journal of stroke, Lecturer,
4.

Treatment of chronic maxillary and frontal sinusitis with continous ultrasound


,Proceedings, 13th International congress of World Confederation for Physical Therapy(WCPT)
Location: Yokohama , Japan ,
1999 23-28 May
Authors: Farhadi M, Naghdi S,
Type : Abstract, Lecturer,
5.

Treatment of chronic maxillary and frontal sinusitis with pulsed ultrasound


Proceedings, 13th International congress of World Confederation for Physical Therapy(WCPT),
Location: Yokohama , Japan ,
1999 23-28 MayType : Abstract, Lecturer,
1.

Medical Journal of The Islamic Republic of Iran


2017- Referee,
2.

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation


Referee,
3.

BMC Complementary & Alternative Medicine


2016- Referee,
4.

Basic and Clinical Neuroscience


2016- Referee,
5.

Stroke research and treatment


Referee,
6.

International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation


2016- Referee,
7.

Audiology


2012- Present, Referee,
8.

PLOS One


2015- present, Referee,
9.

Neuroscience Journal


2015- present, Referee,
10.

Physiotherapy Theory and Practice


2013- present, Referee,
11.

Lasers in Medical Science


2012- present, Referee,
12.

Reviewer and sentinel rater - McMaster Online Rating of Evidence (MORE)


2007- present, Referee,
1.

Member of Iranian Physiotherapy Association


Activity Type:Member
1994 -Present
1. Exercise therapy
2. Electrotherapy
3. Neurological rehabilitation
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