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Noureddin Nakhostin Ansari

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Address: Department of Physiotherapy, School of Rehabilitation,
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Pitch-e-Shemiran Enghela
Academic Rank
Professor
School
Rehabilitation
Physiotherapy
About
CV last edited on: 2017/17/11

1.

B.Sc


BSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, iran, 1987-1983
2.


MSc in Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation Faculty, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, iran, 1993-1990
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Ph.D


PhD in Physiotherapy, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, iran, 2002-1998
1.

One of the top 1 percent peer reviewers in 2017 Health professions


2017,
2.

One of the top 1 percent peer reviewers in 2017 Medicine


2017,
3.

17 th Razi Research Festival on Medical Sciences, Outstanding Researcher


2011 ,
4.

Hakim Jorjani Award - Outstanding Mentoring and Teaching


2010,

مو قعيت علمي _ آكادميك

1.

Member of Research Council of Sports Medicine Research Center


Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2016

Scientific Position

1.

Lecturer


School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 1993-2002
2.

Assistant Professor


School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2002-2007
3.

Associate Professor


School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2007-2014
4.

Professor


School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 20014-Present
5.

Member of Research Council of Neuromusculoskeletal Research Center


Iran University of Medical Sciences,

Executive Position

1.

Head of physiotherpy clinic


Razi university hospital, 1987-1989
2.

Head of educational office


School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences , 1989-1997
1.

A six-day workshop on”Research methods”


sep-1998 Abstract, Lecturer
2.

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


Feb-1999 Abstract, Lecturer
3.

A two-day workshop on “ Scientific writing”


Oct- 2003 Abstract, Lecturer

Farsi

1.

Adult hemiplegia: evaluation and treatment


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2013, Original
2.

Pediatric Balance Program


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Ebadi S
Publisher: Arjmand Pub, 2012, Original
3.

Movement therapy in hemiplegia, Brunnstrom neurophysiological approach


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

Rehabilitation techniques for stroke


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi s
Publisher: Tehran, Arjmand Pub, 2011, Original
5.

Stroke rehabilitation: A motor relearning programme


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi s
Publisher: Tehran, Arjmand Pub, 2010, Original
6.

Low back pain : A guide to prevention and treatment


Authors: Naghdi s, Ansari N N, Rastgoo M
Publisher: Tehran, Arjmand Pub, 2008, Original
7.

Pediatric Balance Training


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi s, Ebadi S
Publisher: Tehran, Astan ghods pub, 2006, Original
8.

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


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi S
Publisher: Tehran , Nakhl Pub, 2005, Original
9.

Bones and Joints & Questions and Answers of Elahi's Anatomy, Upper and Lower limb


Authors: Ansari N N
Publisher: Tehran, Nakhl Pub, 2003, Original
10.

Boabath’s approach in Adult Hemiplegia : evaluation and treatment


Authors: Ansari N N , Naghdi S
Publisher: Tehran, Nakhl Pub, 2003, Original
11.

Exercise after childbirth


Authors: Ansari N N , Naghdi S
Publisher: Tehran , Nakhl Pub, 2003, Original
12.

Exercise before childbirth


Authors: Ansari N N , Naghdi S
Publisher: Tehran , Nakhl Pub, 2003, Original
13.

Brunnstrom’s movement therapy in hemiplegia


Authors: Ansari N N
Publisher: Tehran, Sobh-e-saadat Pub, 2003, Original
14.

The anatomy of movement (Third edition),


Authors: Ansari N N, Moezi A
Publisher: Tehran, Astan Ghods Pub, 2003, Original
15.

Physiotherapy for torture survivors


Authors: Ansari N N
Publisher: Tehran, Nakhl Pub, 2001, Original
16.

Manual of Nerve Conduction Velocity Techniques


Authors: Ansari N N, Ganjabadi GH
Publisher: Tehran, Behzisti Pub, 2001, Original
17.

Neuroanatomy


Authors: Ansari N N, Naghdi s, Salsabili N, Asadi MH
Publisher: Tehran, Andishmand Pub, 2001, Original
18.

Low back pain and neck pain : causes and conservative treatments


Authors: Naghdi S , Ansari N N
Publisher: Tehran , Nakhl Pub , 1999, Original
19.

Bones and Joints


Authors: Naghdi S , Ansari N N
Publisher: Tehran , Nakhl Pub, 1997, Original
20.

Interferential therapy


Authors: Ansari N N, Moezi A
Publisher: Tehran, Jahad Daneshghahi Pub, 1989, Original

Papers

English

1.

No immediate analgesic effect of diadynamic current in patients with nonspecific low back pain in comparison to TENS


Authors: Ebadi S, Ansari NN, Ahadi T, Fallah E, Forogh B
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Year. 2018 In press,
2.

Biomechanical investigation of the Modified Tardieu Scale in Assessing Knee Extensor Spasticity Post stroke


Authors: Samaneh G, Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Tabatabaei A, Jannat D, Senobari M, Dadgoo M
Physiotherapy Research International, Year. 2017 In press,
3.

Prevalence and Predictors of Dysphagia in Iranian Patients with Multiple Sclerosis


Authors: Tarameshlu M, Azimi AR, Ghelichi L, Ansari NN
Medical Journal of Islamic Republic of Iran (MJIRI), Year. 2017 In press,
5.

The Effect of kinesiotaping on hand function in stroke patients: a pilot study


Authors: Qafarizadeh F, Kalantari M, Ansari NN, Akbarzadeh Baghban A, Jamebozorgi A
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Year. 2017 In press,
6.

Development, Cross-Cultural Adaptation, and Psychometric Characteristics of the Persian Progressive Aphasia Language Scale in Patients with Primary Progressive Aphasia: A Pilot Study


Authors: Jafari S, Modarresszadeh A, Khatoonabadi A, Hodges J, Nakhostin-Ansari N, Leyton C, Noroozian M
Basic and Clinical Neuroscience, Year. 2017 In press,
7.

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,
8.

Efficacy of a Physical Training Program on Pregnancy Related Lumbo-Pelvic Pain


Authors: Mirmolaei ST, Ansari NN, Mahmoudi M, Ranjbar F
International Journal of Women's Health and Reproduction Sciences, Year. 2017 In press,
9.

Persian translation and validation of the Back Pain Functional Scale


[ 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,
10.

Comparison of acute effects of superficial and deep dry needling into trigger points of suboccipital and upper trapezius muscles in patients with cervicogenic headache


Authors: Sedighi A, Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol.21, No.4, Year. 2017 , Page:810-814,
11.

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, Vol.26, No.5, Year. 2017, Page:339-346,
12.

Effect of Phonetic Programming on Normal Variability in Language Development


Authors: Sayyahi F, Soleymani Z, Ansari NN
Modern Journal of Language Teaching Methods , Vol.7, No.4, Year. 2017, Page:351-360,
13.

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, Vol.40, No.4, Year. 2017, Page:380-388,
14.

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, Vol.22, Year. 2017, Page:55,
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15.

Validity and Reliability of Surface Electromyography in the Assessment of Primary Muscle Tension Dysphonia


Authors: Khoddami SM, Talebian S, Izadi F, Ansari NN
Journal of Voice, Vol.31, No.3, Year. 2017, Page:386.e9.386.e17,
16.

Constraints on perception of information from obstacles during foot clearance in people with chronic stroke


Authors: Shafizadeh M, Wheat J, Davids K, Ansari NN, Ali A, Garmabi S
Experimental Brain Research , Vol.235, No.6, Year. 2017 , Page:1665-1676,
17.

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,
18.

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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19.

Surface electromyographic assessment of swallowing function


Authors: Poorjavad, M.,Talebian, S.,Nakhostin Ansari, N.,Soleymani, Z
Iranian Journal of Medical Sciences , Vol.42, No.2, Year. 2017, Page:194,
20.

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,
21.

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,
22.

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,
23.

The Vocal Tract Discomfort Scale: Validity and Reliability of the Persian Version in the Assessment of Patients with Muscle Tension Dysphonia


Authors: Torabi H, Khoddami SM, Ansari NN, Dabir-Moghaddam P
Journal of Voice, Vol.30, No.6, Year. 2016 , Page:711-716,
24.

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,
25.

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


Authors: Rastgoo M, Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Olyaei G, Jalaie S, Forogh B, Najari H
Disability and Rehabilitation, Vol.38, No.19, Year. 2016 , Page:1918-1926,
27.

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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A single-subject study to evaluate the inhibitory rTMS combined with traditional dysphagia therapy in patients with poststroke dysphagia


Authors: Ghelichi L, Joghataei MT, Jalaie S, Nakhostin Ansari N, Forogh B, Mehrppour M
Iranian Journal of Neurology, Vol.15, No.3, Year. 2016 , Page:140-145,
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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,
30.

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,
31.

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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32.

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,
33.

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, Rastgoo M, Forogh B, Jalaie S, Olyaei G
Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies, Vol.19, No.4, Year. 2015 , Page:616-623,
34.

Simple Shoulder Test and Oxford Shoulder Score: Persian Translation and Cross-cultural Validation


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Rustaie N, Akbari M, Ebadi S, Senobari M, Hasson S
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery , Vol.135, No.12, Year. 2015 , Page:1707-1718,
35.

Effects of early intervention of swallowing therapy on recovery from dysphagia following stroke


Authors: Bakhtiyari J, Sarraf P, Ansari NN, Tafakhori A, Logemann J, Faghihzadeh S, Harirchian M,
Iranian Jounal of Neurology, Vol.14, No.3, Year. 2015 , Page:119-124,
36.

A review on palpation methods of neck and laryngeal muscles in Muscle Tension Dysphonia


Authors: Khoddami S, Ansari NN, Jalaie S
Journal of Voice, Vol.29, No.4, Year. 2015 , Page:459-468,
37.

Development, cross-cultural adaptation, and validation of the Persian Mississippi Aphasia Screening Test (MAST) in patients with post stroke aphasia


Authors: Khatoonabadi AR, Ansari NN, Piran A, Tahmasian H
Iranian Journal of Neurology, Vol.14, No.2, Year. 2015 , Page:101-107,
38.

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, Vol.31, No.3, Year. 2015 , Page:166-172,
39.

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,
40.

A single blind, clinical trial to investigate the effects of a single session extracorporeal shock wave therapy on wrist flexor spasticity after stroke


Authors: Daliri SS, Forogh B, Emami Razavi SZ, Ahadi T, Madjlesi F, Ansari NN
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.36, No.1, Year. 2015, Page:67-72,
41.

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,
42.

Comparison of the postural control between football players following ACL reconstruction and healthy subjects


Authors: Pahnabi G, Akbari, M, Ansari NN, Mardani M, Ahmadi M, Rostami M
Medical Journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Vol.28, Year. 2014, Page:101,
43.

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,
44.

Strength of hip muscle groups in sedentary women with patellofemoral pain syndrome


Authors: Moradi Z, Akbari M, Ansari NN, Emrani A, Mohammadi P
Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Vol.27, No.3, Year. 2014 , Page:306-299,
45.

A single-subject study to examine the effects of constrained-induced aphasia therapy on naming deficit


Authors: Kaviani s, Khatoonabadi A, Ansari NN
International Journal of Preventive Medicine, Vol.5, No.6, Year. 2014 , Page:786-782,
46.

Therapeutic ultrasound for chronic low-back pain: Review


Authors: Ebadi S, Henschke N, Nakhostin Ansari N, Fallah E, van Tulder MW
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, No.3:CD009169, Year. 2014 , Page:50-1,
47.

Surface Electrical Stimulation for treating swallowing disorders after stroke: A review of the stimulation intensity levels and the electrode placements


Authors: Poorjavad M, Talebian S, Ansari NN, Daemi M
Stroke Research and Treatment, Year. 2014 , Page:7-1,
48.

Therapeutic Ultrasound as a Treatment Modality for chronic rhinosinusitis


Authors: Bartley J, Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Current Infectious Disease Reports, Vol.1, Year. 2014, Page:398,
49.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Naseri N, Entezary E, Irani S, Jalaie S
Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, Vol.18, No.1, Year. 2014, Page:81-75,
50.

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


Authors: Naghdi S, Ansari NN, Abolhasani H, Mansouri K, Ghotbi N, Hasson S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.34, No.1, Year. 2014, Page:184-177,
51.

The Assessment Methods of LaryngealMuscle Activity in Muscle Tension Dysphonia: A Review


Authors: Khoddami SM, Ansari NN, Izadi F, Talebian S
The Scientific World Journal, Vol.2013, No.Article ID 507397, Year. 2013, Page:6-1,
52.

Fatigue in Iranian Patients with Neurological Conditions: an assessment with Persian Fatigue Severity Scale


Authors: Ghotbi N, Ansari NN, Fetrosi S, Shamili A, Choobsaz H, Montazeri H
Health Science Journal, Vol.7, No.4, Year. 2013, Page:402-395,
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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:603-596,
54.

The neurophysiological 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, Page:e002825,
55.

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,
56.

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,
57.

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:165-159,
59.

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,
60.

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,
61.

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,
62.

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,
63.

Postural control in women with myofascial neck pain


Authors: Talebian S, Otadi K, Ansari NN, Hadian M, Shadmehr A, Jalaie S
Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain, Vol.20, No.1, Year. 2012, Page:30-25,
64.

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, Page:94-85,
65.

Wrist-Robohab; A robot for treatment and evaluation of brain injury patients


Authors: Baniasad M, Frahmand F, Ansari NN
IEEE Int Conf Rehabil Robot, Vol.2011, No.5975506, Year. 2011, Page:5-1,
66.

The effect of continuous ultrasound on chronic low back pain: protocol of a randomized contolled trial


Authors: Ebadi S, Ansari NN, Henschke N, Naghdi S, van Tulder MW
BMC Musculuskeletal Disorders, Vol.12, Year. 2011, Page:59,
67.

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, Page:E1573-E1577,
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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, Page:88-83,
69.

The Effects of Physiotherapeutic TENS in a Woman with Unexplained Infertility


Authors: Salsabili N, Ansari NN, Berjis K, Sedighi A, Salsabili H
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.27, No.2, Year. 2011, Page:159-155,
70.

Effect of Pulsed Ultrasound on Chronic Rhinosinusitis: A case report


Authors: Ansari NN, Fathali M, Naghdi S, Hasson S
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.26, No.8, Year. 2010, Page:563-558,
71.

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, Page:1378-1372,
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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, Page:195-190,
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The reliability measurements of lateral scapular slide test at three different degrees of shoulder joint abduction


Authors: Shadmehr A, Bagheri H, Ansari NN, Sarafraz H
British Journal of Sports Medicine, Vol.44, No.4, Year. 2010, Page:293-289,
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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, Page:48-40,
75.

Commentary


Authors: Ansari NN
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol.16, No.12, Year. 2009, Page:684-683,
76.

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, Page:240-235,
77.

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.23, No.10, Year. 2009, Page:819-815,
78.

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.8-7, Year. 2009, Page:638-632,
79.

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, Page:229-225,
80.

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, Page:57-53,
81.

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.14-13, Year. 2008, Page:1012-1007,
82.

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, Page:238-233,
83.

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, Page:379-372,
84.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi s, Younesian P. Shayeghan M
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.24, No.3, Year. 2008, Page:213-205,
85.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Khosravian Arab T, Jalaie S
NeuroRehabilitation, Vol.23, No.3, Year. 2008, Page:237-231,
86.

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, Page:115-109,
87.

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, Page:41-35,
88.

The investigation of Criterion Validity of the Modified Ashworth Scale using the Alpha Motoneurone Excitability indicators


Authors: Ghotbi N, Olyaei GR, Hadian MR, Ansari NN, Bagheri H, Nafisi SH
Acta Medica Iranica, Vol.45, No.4, Year. 2007, Page:294-290,
89.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Farhadi M, Jalaie S
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.23, No.4, Year. 2007, Page:218-211,
90.

Physiotherapy Treatment of Chronic Rhinosinusitis: The use of Continuous Ultrasound


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Farhadi M
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol.14, No.7, Year. 2007, Page:310-306,
91.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Karimi H, Farahmand F, Naghdi S, Faghihzadeh S
International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation, Vol.14, No.2, Year. 2007, Page:69-63,
92.

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 NN
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.47, No.3, Year. 2007, Page:192-187,
93.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Bagheri H, Ghassabi H
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.47, No.3, Year. 2007, Page:143-137,
94.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S
Electromyography and Clinical Neurolphysiology, Vol.47, No.1, Year. 2007, Page:36-29,
95.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Moammeri H, Jalaie S
Acta Medica Iranica, Vol.44, No.4, Year. 2006, Page:250-246,
96.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Ebadi S, Talebian S, Naghdi S, Mazaheri H, Olyaei GR, Jalaie S
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.46, No.6, Year. 2006, Page:336-329,
97.

Is there any relationship between the Modified Ashworth Scale scores and alpha motoneuron excitability indicators?


Authors: Ghotbi N, Olyaei GR, Hadian MR, Ansari NN, Bagheri H
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.46, No.5, Year. 2006, Page:284-279,
98.

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


Authors: Ansari NN, Adelmanesh F, Naghdi S, Tabatabaie A
Electromyography and clinical Neurophysiology, Vol.46, No.4, Year. 2006, Page:252-247,
99.

Ashworth Scales are Unreliable for the Assessment of Muscle Spasticity


Authors: Ansari NN, Naghdi S, Moammeri H, Jalaie S
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, Vol.22, No.3, Year. 2006, Page:125-119,
100.

Therapeutic ultrasound as a treatment for chronic sinusitis


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

Abstracts and Presentations

English

1.

Perception-action coupling constraints swing leg when negotiating barriers in chronic stroke patients


Location: Seville, Spain,
Date: July 2, 2017-July 5, 2017
Authors: Shafizadeh M, Davids K, Nakhostin Ansari N, Crowther R
Type : Oral Presentation & Abstract, Participant,
1.

Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management


2017 November- Referee,
2.

Journal of Pain Research


2017- Referee,
3.

Nursing Open


2017- Referee,
4.

Cancer Management and Research


2017 September- Referee,
5.

Journal of Nursing Management


2017- Referee,
6.

Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice


2017 August- Referee,
7.

Electronic Physician


2017- Referee,
8.

Journal of Clinical Gerontology & Geriatrics


2017- Referee,
9.

International Journal of Psychophysiology


2017- Referee,
10.

Iranian Journal of Neurology


2017- Referee,
11.

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders


2017- Referee,
12.

Patient Preference and Adherence


2017 May- Referee,
13.

Journal of Sport Rehabilitation


2017- Referee,
14.

European Journal of Physiotherapy


2017- Referee,
15.

Brain Research Bulletin


2017- Referee,
16.

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation


2017- Referee,
17.

Asian Journal of Sports Medicine


2017- Referee,
18.

Physiological Reports


2017- Referee,
19.

Medical Science Monitor


2016- Referee,
20.

PAIN Practice


2016- Referee,
21.

The Archives of Bone & Joint Surgery


2016- Referee,
22.

Patient Related Outcome Measures


2016- Referee,
23.

Austin Journal of Cerebrovascular Disease & Stroke


2016- Referee,
24.

Koomesh


1395- داور,
25.

Journal of Research in Rehabilitation Sciences


داور,
26.

International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


2016- Referee,
27.

MYOPAIN: A Journal of Myofascial Pain and Fibromyalgia


2016- Referee,
28.

Brain Injury


2016- Referee,
29.

Degenerative Neurological and Neuromuscular Disease


2016- Referee,
30.

Advances in Medicine


2016- Editor,
31.

Journal of Exercise, Sports & Orthopedics


2016- Editor-in-chief,
32.

Expert Opinion On Drug Metabolism and Toxicology


2016- Referee,
33.

Journal of Diabetes & Metabolic Disorders


2016- Referee,
34.

NeuroRehabilitation


2015- Editorial Board Member,
35.

Journal of Physiotherapy & Physical Rehabilitation


2015- Editorial Board Member,
36.

BMC Psychiatry


2015- Referee,
37.

Computers in Biology and Medicine


2015- Referee,
38.

Iranian Journal of Neurology


2015- Referee,
39.

Acupuncture in Medicine


2015- Referee,
40.

Stroke Research and Treatment


2015- Referee,
41.

Iranian Journal of Psychiatry


2015- Referee,
42.

Acta Neurologica Belgica


2014- Referee,
43.

Disability and Rehabilitation


2014- Referee,
44.

BMC Nursing


2014- Referee,
45.

International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilitation


2014- Referee,
46.

Biomed Research International


2014- Referee,
47.

SAGE Open


2014- Editor,
48.

Developmental Neurorehabilitation


2014- Referee,
49.

Journal of Exercise, Sports & Orthopedics


2014- Editorial Board Member,
50.

Expert review of Neurotherapeutics


2013- Referee,
51.

International Journal of Neuroscience


2013- Referee,
52.

The Scientific World Journal


2013- Editorial Board Member,
53.

Conference papers in Medicine


2013- Editorial Board Member,
54.

Physiotherapy Canada


2013- Referee,
55.

Annals of Medical and Health Sciences Research


2013- Referee,
56.

International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


2013- Referee,
57.

International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences


2013- Referee,
58.

Journal of Novel Physiotherapies


2013- Referee,
59.

(Medical Journal of The Islamic Republic of Iran (MJIRI


2013- Referee,
60.

Journal of Basic and Clinical Reproductive Sciences


2012- Referee,
61.

African Journal of Biotechnology


2012- Referee,
62.

Spine


2011- Referee,
63.

BMC Pregnanacy and Childbirth


2011- Referee,
64.

Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology


2010- Referee,
65.

BMC Medical Research Methodology


2010- Referee,
66.

Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine


2008- Referee,
67.

Saudi Medical Journal


2008- Referee,
68.

Physiotherapy Theory and Practice


2008- Referee,
69.

NeuroRehabilitation


2007- Referee,
1.

Reviewer- 18th International WCPT Congress 2017


2017, South Africa,
2.

Reviewer- 17th International WCPT Congress 2015


3.

Reviewer- 16th International WCPT Congress 2011


2010,
1. Electrophysical Agents
2. Rhinosinusitis
3. Spinal Conditions
4. Neurological Rehabilitation
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