تالیفات

 

The International Criteria for Behcet’s Disease (ICBD): a collaborative study of 27 countries on the sensitivity and specificity of the new criteria

Authers: F. Davatchi, 1, *, † S. Assaad-Khalil, 2, † K.T. Calamia, 3, † J.E. Crook, 4, † B. Sadeghi-Abdollahi, 1, † M. Schirmer, 5, † T. Tzellos, 6, † C.C. Zouboulis, 6, 7, 8, *, † M. Akhlagi, 1 A. Al-Dalaan, 9 Z.S. Alekberova, 10 A.A. Ali, ،A.R. Jamshidi،A. Nadji،F. Shahram،H. Shams،N. Ziaei1

Abstract: Behcet’s disease (BD) is a chronic, relapsing, inflammatory vascular disease with no pathognomonic test. Low sensitivity of the currently applied International Study Group (ISG) clinical diagnostic criteria led to their reassessment. Methods An International Team for the Revision of the International Criteria for BD (from 27 countries) submitted data from 2556 clinically diagnosed BD patients and 1163 controls with BD-mimicking diseases or presenting at least one major BD sign. These were randomly divided into ... سال انتشار: 2013
 

Clinical and preclinical manifestation of systemic lupus erythmatous

Authers: M. Ebrahimpur Fini, MD, T. Faezi, MD, M. Akbarian, MD, M. Akhlaghi, MD, M. Kheiyrandish, MD, A. Shahali, MD, F. Gharibdoust, MD, F. Shahram, MD, A.H. Naji, MD, A.R. Jamshidi, MD, F. Davachi, MD

Abstract: Systemic lupus erythmatous (SLE) is a disease of unknown etiology with wide variety of clinical and immunological features. Our objective was to describe the clinical manifestation and laboratory data in Iranian male patients. Methods: 2279 patients were entered in a cross sectional study. The data were collected from rheumatologic research center in Shariati hospital of Tehran University. The prevalence of clinical and immunological features were compared between male and female patients Results: 227 patients (9.7%) were male ... سال انتشار: 2011
 

Association of IL1R polymorphism with HLA-B27 positive in Iranian patients with ankylosing spondylitis

Authers: M. Mahmoudi, A.A. Amirzargar, A.R. Jamshidi, E. Farhadi, S. Noori, M. Avraee, B. Nazari, M.H. Nicknam

Abstract: Objective. Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is one of the mostcommoncauses of inflammatory arthritis, with an estimated prevalence of 0.1-0.9%. Genetic factors have been strongly implicated in its aetiology, and heritability as assessed by twin studies has been estimated to be>90%. HLA- B27 is almost essential for inheritance of AS; it is not merely sufficient for explaining the pattern of familial recurrence of the disease. This study’s purpose is to investigate the association of ankylosing spondylitis ... سال انتشار: 2011
 

Isolated Hematuria in SLE Patients and its Association with Proteinuria, Urinary Cast and SLE Disease Activity

Authers: M. Akbarian, H. Soleymani, F. Gharibdoost, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, , F. Shahram, M. Akhlaghi, S. Khosravi, S. Almasi, Fereydoun Davatchi

Abstract: Isolated hematuria and its association with proteinuria, and urinary cast and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) disease activity, and decision for renal biopsy is a dilemma for physician in SLE patients. The aim of this study was to investigate 1. whether isolated hematuria is associated with active SLE, 2. to determine duration between hematuria and proteinuria and urinary cast, and 3. to determine renal histological type in SLE patients with isolated hematuria. All episodes of ... سال انتشار: 2009
 

TONSILLECTOMY AND BEHCET’S DISEASE.

Authers: M. Jalessi, F. Shahram, A. Safavi, F. Davatchi, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost.

Abstract: Introduction: Increasing development of some diseases such as Behcet’s disease (BD) was reported after tonsillectomy. This study was designed to find the association between tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy (T/A) and subsequent development of BD. Patients & methods: In a prospective control study, 128 patients with BD and 139 controls from the orthopedic clinic (age and sex matched) were studied regarding previous T/A. A complete ENT clinical examination was performed for all of them. ... سال انتشار: 2002
 

COMPARISON OF ORAL APHTHAE IN BEHCET DISEASE AND IDIOPATHIC RECURRENT APHTHOUS STOMATITIS.

Authers: C. Chams-Davatchi, M. Shizarpour, F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, H. Chams, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: Background: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the difference between oral aphthae in Behcet’s Disease (BD) and recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS). Methods: In a prospective study 56 cases of BD and 133 RAS were evaluated consecutively. Sex, age of onset, frequency of aphthous lesions, their duration and their mean number at each attack, pathergy test, HLA-B5, HLA-B51 and HLA-B27 were evaluated in both groups. Comparison was made by Student ... سال انتشار: 2002
 

EVALUATION OF THE MORTALITY IN SLE, ANALYSIS OF 165 PATIENTS.

Authers: A. Hadjiabbassi, M. Akbarian, S. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, F. Shahram, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, F. Davatchi

Abstract: Objective: SLE is an autoimmune disease. The mortality rate and causes are different in the various countries. The present study is done to find out the causes of mortality in the SLE patients in Iran. Methods: This study was retrospective according to medical records of patients who were referred to Rheumatology polyclinic, admitted in Rheumatology ward, ICU, Gynecology and Nephrology wards of Shariati hospital during 10 years, from 1991-2001. Results: Of 2021 ... سال انتشار: 2002
 

THE INFLUENCE OF THE DELAY IN AGGRESSIVE TREATMENT ON THE VISON AND ITS OUTCOME IN BEHCET’S DISEASE.

Authers: F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, H. Chams, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, C. Chams, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost

Abstract: Introduction: The natural course of eye lesions is well known, leading to sever loss of vision or blindness. The cumulative nature of eye lesions during successive attacks, leads to gradual loss of visual acuity (VA). The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the delay in aggressive treatment on the VA and its long-term outcome. Materials and Methods: All Behcet’s patients of the treatment registry (1009 ... سال انتشار: 2002
 

THE INFLUENCE OF SEX ON THE FREQUENCY OF CLINICAL SYMPTOMS IN BEHCET’S DISEASE.

Authers: F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, C. Chams, H. Chams, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost

Abstract: Introduction: It is known from long date that some manifestations are seen more frequently in men than women and in some of them the difference may be statistically significant. The aim of this study was to address that issue and to find if a statistical difference was of any clinical relevance or significance Materials and Methods: All patients of the BD registry (4717 at January 20, 2002) entered the ... سال انتشار: 2002
 

Is acne vulgaris seen more often in Behcet Disease than in the normal population?

Authers: C. Chams-Davatchi, F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, H. Chams, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi,

Abstract: Background: In the literature, some of the skin pustular lesions of BD resembling the pustular lesion of acne vulgaris (AV) was called acneiform lesion of BD. It was suggested that AV was seen more often in BD than in normal population. AV is a common and very frequent skin lesion. The lesions are polymorphic, and are non­inflamed (closed or open comedones) or inflamed (papules, pustules, nodules). Objectives: To find if ... سال انتشار: 2000
 

PREGNANCY OUTCOME IN SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS.

Authers: M. Akbarian, F. Pouryousef, F. Shahram, F. Gharibdoust, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, F. Davatchi.

Abstract: Objective: To assess the course of maternal disease and outcome of preg­nancy in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Patients and Methods: One hundred SLE patients who carried out 128 pregnancies were studied retrospectively. These patients were followed in lupus unit every one to two months by the rheumatologist and obstetrician team throughout pregnancy. Some patients were given prophylactic low-dose Prednisolone. Lupus flares were treated by increasing Prednisolone doses. Patients who ... سال انتشار: 1999
 

Polymyositis in Iranian children, analysis of 47 cases.

Authers: F. Gharibdoost, A. Nadji, M. Akbarian, F. Shahram, A.R. Jamshidi, N. Shafaie, F. Davatchi

Abstract: Aim: The aim of this study was to assess the demography of polymyositis in Iranian children. Methods: 47 children classified by the ACR Criteria as having polymyositis were studied. 95 items were checked for every patient. They were followed regularly and the data were updated at each visit. Results: Thirty patients were female (64%). The acute presentation of the disease was seen in 10%. The manifestations at the onset of ... سال انتشار: 1997
 

Scleroderma in Iranian children.

Authers: N. Shafaie, F. Gharibdoost, M. Akbarian, F. Shahram, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, F. Davatchi

Abstract: Scleroderma may occur in childhood with different characteristics. The present study shows the picture of scleroderma in Iranian children and compares the characteristics in children and adults. Methods: 56 scleroderma patients under 16 were compared with 217 adult scleroderma seen since 1975. Data were compared with Chi square test. Results: Girls were 44 (79%) and boys 12. The initial presentation was: Raynaud's phenomenon 68%, skin edema 27%, limb skin sclerosis 66%, ... سال انتشار: 1997
 

Behcet’s disease and pregnancy.

Authers: A. Nadji, F. Shahram, F. Davatchi, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: Introduction: Behcet's disease (BD) is a multisystem disorder with potential ability to influence pregnancy outcome. Changes in the BD may also occur during pregnancy. This study was designed to find the effect of pregnancy on BD and the outcome of pregnancy. Materials & Methods: We analyzed 59 pregnancies in 54 women with BD. The disease activity during pregnancy and in the 6 month period both before pregnancy and after delivery were ... سال انتشار: 1996
 

The Accuracy of IBDDAM in the Treatment Evaluation of Behcet’s Disease.

Authers: A.R. Jamshidi, F. Shahram, F. Davatchi, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, A. Nadji

Abstract: Introduction: Behcet's disease (BD) is characterized by recurrent attacks followed by remissions, making difficult the assessment of a given treatment. The aim of this study was to compare the Iran Behcet's Disease Dynamic Activity Measure (IBDDAM) with the physician's global assessment (PGA) in evaluating the treatment result. Materials & Methods: Ninety-six patients with BD were followed prospectively, regardless of their treatment modality. The range of follow up was 3 to 62 ... سال انتشار: 1996
 

Iran’s Aspect of Behcet’s Disease in Children, the 1996 Survey.

Authers: N. Shafaie, F. Shahram, A. Nadji, F. Davatchi, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: Introduction: There is considerable controversy in the characteristics of Behect's disease (BD) in children. The aim of this study is to show Iran's view m juvenile BD. Materials & Methods: Different manifestations of the disease were determined in the BD patients under the age of 16. They were compared with the adult patients by chi square test. Results: We had 102 children with BD. The male/female ratio was 1.04. Oral aphthosis (64%) ... سال انتشار: 1996
 

IN TIME VARIATION OF PATHERGY PHENOMENON IN BEHCET'S DISEASE.

Authers: C. Chams, F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: The pathergy phenomenon (PP) is one of the hallmarks of Behcet's Disease (BD). It has been reported to be positive from 17.5% to 83% of cases in different studies. PP is used as a diagnosis criterion in the Dilsen criteria, the Japan criteria, the International criteria, and the Iran criteria. It is therefore important to know wether PP is a fix manifestation of the disease or a cyclic manifestation ... سال انتشار: 1996
 

THE PREVALENCE OF CONVULSION, IT'S RELATION TO ANTI-DNA ANTIBODIES LEVELS AND MORTALITY OF PATIENTS WITH SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHMATOSUS (SLE).

Authers: E. Zeinali, F. Gharibdoost, M. Akbarian, F. Shahram, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi, F. Davatchi.

Abstract: Neuropsychiatric manifestations of SLE are frequent and usually serious, convulsion is one of the most important and hazardous symptoms of CNS-LUPUS. Because there are many differences in clinical manifestations frequency and severity of organ systems involvement, and cause of death in patients with SLE (in Iran and other countries) an analytic retrospective case-control study was carried out to evaluate the frequency of convulsion in relation with age and sex distribution, ... سال انتشار: 1995
 

Study of Bone Mineral Density (BMD) in 1335 patients with non inflammatory diseases.

Authers: A.R. Jamshidi, F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, M. Akbarian, F. Gharibdoost, A. Nadji

Abstract: In order to study a possible relation between mechanical bone pains and the BMD, 1335 patients were analyzed as every consecutive patient. The BMD was measured in a cohort study on 5927 patients referred for various reasons to the Rheumatology Research Center, Osteoporosis Unit. The BMD was measured by Dual Energy X-rays Absorptiometry (DEXA) on the lumbar spine (L1-L4) and the femoral neck. Patients having an inflammatory disease such as ... سال انتشار: 1995
 

Natrium Fluoride for the Treatment of Osteoporosis in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients.

Authers: F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, M.E. Zolfaghari, F. Gharibdoost, M. Akbarian, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: In Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) osteoporosis is secondary. Its cause and its treatment are still controversial. All agents used in post menopausal osteoporosis have been tried for RA osteoporosis. Our work is a prospective open study to demonstrate the efficacy of low dose NF (20 mg daily) in these patients. Sixty two patients with RA and osteoporosis (t score less than 2.5 standard deviation, as defined by WHO) entered the study. BMD ... سال انتشار: 1995
 

Treatment of Osteoporosis by Natrium Fluoride.

Authers: F. Gharibdoost, F. Davatchi, F. Shahram, M.E. Zolfaghari, M. Akbarian, A. Nadji, A.R. Jamshidi

Abstract: Natrium Fluoride (NF) is one of the best treatments of osteoporosis because it is cheap, it has no major side effects, and it is effective (Heany et al., Farley et al., Dure-Smith et al., Kanis et al., and Pak et al.). Our work is a prospective open study to demonstrate the efficacy of low dose NF (20 mg daily) in post menopausal osteoporosis. Fifty six patients with osteoporosis (t score less ... سال انتشار: 1995