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Dr.Salavati Mahyar
 

 

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Ministry of Health and Medical Education

 

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Name: Mahyar

Surname: Salavati

Ph.D. Physiotherapy

Title/Degree: Professor

Department of : Physiotherapy

Research Interests:

·   Reliability and Validity of Clinical, Laboratory and Functional Measures

·   Postural and Motor Control Deficits in Neuromusculoskeletal Disorders and Geriatric Population

·   Sensory, Motor and Cognitive Contributions to Normal and Abnormal Postural Control

·   Functional Outcome Measures in Iranian Subjects with Various Disabilities

·   Exercise Progression Based on Motor Control Findings in Subjects with Disabilities

·   Myofascial Therapy 

Scopus Profile: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=16433008300

Google Scholar Profile:  https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=jrf66xcAAAAJ&hl=en

Updated:

2015/11/21

Personal Information

Nationality: Iranian

Office address:

Department of Physiotherapy

University of Social Welfare & Rehabilitation Sciences

Kudakyar St., Daneshjo Blvd., Evin, Tehran, Iran

Tel: (21) 22180039   

Fax: (21) 22180078

E-mail:

mahyarsalavati@uswr.ac.ir

mahyarsalavati@gmail.com

Home Page: http://…………………………………..

University URL: http://www.uswr.ac.ir

Education

Date

Degree

Duration

Institution

Country/City

Major

1986-1990

BSc

4 years

Iran University of Medical Sciences

IRAN/Tehran

Physiotherapy

1992-1994

MSc

2.5 years

Iran University of Medical Sciences

IRAN/Tehran

Physiotherapy

1996-2002

PhD

5.5 years

Tarbiat Modarres University

IRAN/Tehran

Physiotherapy

Faculty member

Year

Position

Duration

Institution/Course

Location

1995-2002

Lecturer

7 years

Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2002-2007

Assistant Professor

5 years

Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2007-2011

Associate Professor

4.5 years

Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2011-present

Full Professor

To be continued

Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

 

Language Ability

- Persian

- English

Teaching Experience

Kinesiology/Biomechanics and Pathokinesiology/Pathomechanics

Exercise Therapy (Basics and Clinical Applications – Functional Approach)

Motor Control (Motor Behavior Emphasis)

Research Methodology in Medical and Rehabilitation Sciences

Evidence Based Physiotherapy  

Symposia/Programs/Workshops

Year

Position

Duration

Institution/Course

Location

1995

Participant

One Day (August 10)

Workshop on “Teaching Methodology and Evaluation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN         

1995

Participant

3 Days (October 21-23)

Workshop on “Rehabilitation Basics”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

1996

Instructor

One Day (May 14)

Workshop on “Muscle Energy Techniques”, Semnan University of Medical Sciences

Semnan, IRAN

1997

Participant

6 Days (July 5-10)

Course on “Research Methodology”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

1997

Participant

6 Days (August 9-14)

Professional training course on “Manual Therapy”, Iranian Physiotherapy Association,

Tehran, IRAN

1998

Instructor

3 Days (February 3-5)

Course on “Modern Physiotherapy in Sports Injuries”, Sports Medicine Federation,

Tehran, IRAN

1998

Instructor

3 Days (March 3-5)

Course on “Modern Physiotherapy in Sports Injuries”, Sports Medicine Federation,

Tehran, IRAN

1999

Instructor

5 Days (March 13-17)

Workshop on “Research Methodology”, Faculty of Rehabilitation, Iran University of Medical Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

1999

Instructor

3 Days (May 30-June 1)

Scientific workshop on “Physiotherapy”, Faculty of Rehabilitation, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences,

Tabriz, IRAN

2001

Instructor

4 Days (January 2-5)

Training Course on “Principles of Exercise Therapy and Physical Fitness”,  Ahwaz Jundishapour University of Medical Sciences

Ahwaz, IRAN

2003

Participant

3 Days (October 26-28)

Workshop on “Neurorehabilitation”, University Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN            

2004

Instructor

5 Days (March 13-17)

Training Course on “Research Methodology in Rehabilitation Sciences”,  Ahwaz Jundishapour University of Medical Sciences

Ahwaz, IRAN

2005

Instructor

3 Days (January 23-25)

Educational seminar on “Practical Physiotherapy Methods”, Social Insurance Organization,

Shiraz, IRAN

2005

Participant

3 Days (February 15-17)

Workshop on “Qualitative Research Methods”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Instructor

3 Days (May 24-26)

Workshop on “Research Proposal Preparation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Participant

One Day (September 1)

Workshop on “Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Participant

2 Days (September 11-12)

Workshop on “Article Writing”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Participant

One Day (September 13)

Workshop on “Poster Preparation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Participant

One Day (September 14)

Workshop on “CV Preparation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2005

Participant

One Day (December 21)

Workshop on “Academic Rank Promotion”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2010

Participant

2 Days (July 13-14)

Workshop on “Principles of Pharmacology in Rehabilitation”, Iranian Physiotherapy Association,

Tehran, IRAN

2010

Participant

2 Days (July 22-23)

Workshop on “Evidence Based Medicine”, Iranian Physiotherapy Association,

Tehran, IRAN

2011

Participant

2 Days (February 8-9)

Workshop on “Knowledge Translation (KT)”, University of Social Welfare and rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2012

Participant

2 Days (January 2-3)

Primary course on “Dry Needling in the Treatment of Myofascial Trigger Points”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2012

Participant

One Day (February 14)

Training course on “Low Level Laser Therapy”, THOR Photomedicine Ltd,

Istanbul, TURKEY

2013

Participant

One Day (December 3)

Workshop on “ISO-9001”, Laleh Hospital,

Tehran, IRAN

2014

Participant

One Day (October 27)

Training course on “Accreditation Measures for Medical Centers”, Laleh Hospital,

Tehran, IRAN

2015

Participant

One Year (Ongoing)

Research Fellowship Program, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences,

Tehran, IRAN

2015

Participant

2 Days (November 16-17)

Training workshop on “Dry Needling”, Iran Physical Therapy Excellence Center,

Tehran, IRAN

2015

Participant

One Day (November 19)

Training course on “Kinesio-Taping Fundamentals (KT1)”, Kinesio Taping Association International,

Tehran, IRAN

2015

Participant

One Day (November 19)

Training course on “Kinesio-Taping Advanced (KT2)”, Kinesio Taping Association International,

Tehran, IRAN

2015

Participant

One Day (November 20)

Training workshop on “Advanced Dry Needling”, Tarbiat Modares University,

Tehran, IRAN

Administrative Responsibilities                                                                                                                                                        

Year

Position

Institution/Event

Location

1997-1998

Clinic Set up

“Specialized Physiotherapy Clinic of the Spine”, Saba Polyclinic, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

1997-1999

Committee Member

“Rehabilitation Committee”, Sports Medicine Federation

Tehran, IRAN

1998-1999

Committee Member

“Physical/motor Disorders Committee”, Human Resource Estimation Project for Rehabilitation Services, the Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Tehran, IRAN

2000-2006

Assistant Director

“Physiotherapy Department”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2001-2002

Laboratory Set up

“Biomechanics Laboratory”, Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2003-2004

Committee Member

“Committee for Preparation of Research Guide for PhD Candidates”, Postgraduate Office, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2004-2009

Formal Advisor

one Group of PhD Students, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2005-2007

Director

“Focal Point Research Group for Outcome-Based Rehabilitation”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2005-2007

Committee Member

 “Focal Point Research Group for Neurological Disorders”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2005-2007

Manager

“Postgraduate Office”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2005-2007

Board Member

 “Research Review Board”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2006-2007

Committee Member

“Technical Committee”, Postgraduate Office, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2000-2002

Committee Member

“Research Committee”, Department of Technical Orthopedics, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2007-2011

Formal Advisor

one Group of BSc Students, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2011-2012

Committee Member

PhD by Research Course and Curriculum Development Committee, Pediatric Neurorehabilitation Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2011-2015

Committee Member

“Educational Committee”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2012-2013

Committee Member

BSc and MSc of Physiotherapy Curriculum Major Revision Committee, the Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Tehran, IRAN

2012-2014

Committee Member

“Treatment and Rehabilitation Policy making Committee”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2002-present

Board Member

“Physiotherapy Exam Administrating Board”, the Ministry of Health and Medical Education

Tehran, IRAN

2005-present

PhD Comprehensive Exam Reviewer

Departments of Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2007-present

Committee Member

“Scientific Committee”, Fitness and Sports Medicine Research Center, Baghiyatallah University of Medical Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2007-present

PhD Comprehensive Exam Reviewer

Department of Physiotherapy, Iran University of Medical Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2008-present

Committee Member

“Research Committee”, Physiotherapy Department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2008-present

Committee Member

“Biomechanics Committee”, Physiotherapy Research Center, Shahid-Beheshty University of Medical Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2009-present

Committee Member

Member of the “Auditing Committee for Academic Rank Promotion”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2009-present

Committee Member

“Clinical Medicine Subgroup” of “Auditing Committee for Academic Rank Promotion”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2011-present

Part-Time Faculty

“Pediatric Neurological Rehabilitation Research Center”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2014-present

Part-Time Faculty

“Iranian Research Center of Aging (IRCA)”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2014-present

Board Member

“Cancer Research, Training and Prevention Institute”

Tehran, IRAN

2015-present

Council Member

“High Council of the University”, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

2015-present

Consultant

“Deputy of research and technology”,  University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, IRAN

Academic and Scientific Responsibilities

Year

Responsibility

1997

Member of Scientific Committee, the 8th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

1998

Member of Scientific Committee, the 1st Biomechanics Congress of Iran, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

1998

Scientific Chairman, the 9th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

1998

Member of Scientific Committee, the 9th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

1998

Member of Scientific Committee, the 2nd Congress of Iranian Physiotherapy Students, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2002

Member of Scientific Committee, the 13th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 8th Razi National Research Festival on Medical Sciences, National Foundation of Experts, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 3rd Scientific Annual Meeting of the Iranian Pain Society, Iranian Branch of IASP, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 14th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 2nd National Seminar of Physiotherapy Students, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 1st Seminar on Biomechanics and Motion Analysis of Human Movements, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 4th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2003

Member of Scientific Committee, the 9th Razi National Research Festival on Medical Sciences, National Foundation of Experts, Tehran, Iran

2004

Member of Scientific Committee, the 3rd National Seminar of Physiotherapy Students, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2004

Member of Scientific Committee, the 5th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2005

Member of Scientific Committee, the 16th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2005

Member of Scientific Committee, the 11th Razi National Research Festival on Medical Sciences, National Foundation of Experts, Tehran, Iran

2005

Member of Scientific Committee, the 6th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2006

Member of Scientific Committee, the 2nd Congress of Geriatric Studies, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2006

Member of Scientific Committee, the 6th Scientific Annual Meeting of Iranian Pain Society, Iranian Branch of IASP, Tehran, Iran

2006

Member of Scientific Committee, the 17th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2006

Member of Scientific Committee, the 7th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2007

Member of Scientific Committee, the 13th Iranian Conference on Biomedical Engineering, Sharif Industrial University, Tehran, Iran

2007

Member of Scientific Committee, the 8th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2008

Member of Scientific Committee, the 3rd Congress of Aging Issues in the Iran and other Countries, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2008

Member of Scientific Committee, the 8th Orthotics and prosthetics Congress of Iran, Iranian Orthotics and Prosthetics Association, Tehran, Iran

2008

Member of Scientific Committee, the 9th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2009

Member of Scientific Committee, the 10th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2010

Member of Scientific Committee, the 11th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2011

Member of Scientific Committee, the 22nd Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2011

Local Coordinator, Kinesiophobia Seminar, Iranian Branch of IASP, Tehran, Iran

2011

Member of Scientific Committee, the 12th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2012

Member of Scientific Committee, the 1st Seminar on Electro Physical Agents (EPAs) Therapy in Iran, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2012

Member of Scientific Committee, the 13th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2013

Member of Scientific Committee, the 14th National and the 1st International Seminar on Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2014

Member of Scientific Committee, the 25th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

2014

Member of Scientific Committee, the 1st National Seminar on Rehabilitation Management, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2014

Member of Scientific Committee, the 15th National Specific Spinal Physiotherapy, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2015

Member of Scientific Committee, Seminar on Cancer and Prevention, Cancer Research, Training and Prevention Institute, Tehran Iran

2015

Member of Scientific Committee, the 26th Iranian Annual Physiotherapy Congress, Iranian Physiotherapy Association, Tehran, Iran

Scientific Membership

Year

Association, Society

Location

1993-present

Iranian Physiotherapy Association (IPA)

Tehran, IRAN

2002-present

Medical Council of I.R. Iran

Tehran, IRAN

2009-present

International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)

Tehran, IRAN

P     Publications

1. Journals

Year

Journal name

Article title

Vol. (Iss.): Page

Articles in English

 2001

  Journal of Spinal Disorders

Effects of lifestyle and work-related physical activity on the degree of lumbar lordosis and chronic low back pain in a middle-east population. 

14 (4): 283-92 

2005

European Journal of Ultrasound

B-Mode ultrasound imaging to investigate right-left symmetry of abdominal muscles in normal male and female subjects.  

26: S103

2005

Medical Journal of I.R.I

Clinical trunk muscle endurance tests in subjects with and without low back pain.

19 (2): 95-101

2006

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

The relationship between pelvic cross syndrome and chronic low back pain.

19 (4): 119-28

2006

Middle-East Journal of Age and Aging

The discriminative value of two functional assessment scales compared for predicting falls in institutionalized elderly people in Iran.

3 (2):

4-8

2006

APLAR Journal of Rheumatology

Muscle endurance in patients with impingement syndrome and healthy subjects.

9 (S1): A102

2007

Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapeutics

Reliability of B-mode ultrasonography for abdominal muscles in asymptomatic and patients with acute low back pain.

11 (1): 17-20

2007

Physical Therapy in Sport

A 4-week Biodex stability exercise program improved ankle musculature onset, peak latency and balance measures in functionally unstable ankles.

8 (3): 117-29

2007

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B.

The therapeutic effects of low-level laser on repair of osteochondral defects in rabbit knee.

88 (1): 11-5

 2007

 Clinical Rehabilitation

Sensitivity, specificity and predictive value of the clinical trunk muscle endurance tests in low back pain.

21 (7): 640-7  

2007

Gait and Posture

Changes in postural stability with fatigue of lower extremity frontal and sagittal plane movers.

26 (2): 214-8

2007

Medical Journal of I.R.I

Ankle musculature latency measurement to varying angles of sudden external oblique perturbation in normal and functionally unstable ankles.

22 (4): 166-74

2008

Osteoarthritis and Cartilage

Validation of a Persian-version of Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS) in Iranians with knee injuries.

16 (10): 1178-82

2008

Journal of Applied Sciences

Reliability of center of pressure measures of postural stability in patients with unilateral anterior cruciate ligament injury.

8 (17): 3019-25

2008

Acta Medica Iranica

2008). The effect of patellar taping on knee joint proprioception in patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome.

46 (3): 183-90

2009

Gait and Posture

Test-retest reliability of center of pressure measures of postural stability during quiet standing in a group with musculoskeletal disorders consisting of low back pain, anterior cruciate ligament injury and functional ankle instability.

29 (3): 460-4

2009

Journal of Applied Sciences

Effect of acute and chronic aerobic training on plasma GH isoforms concentration in pubertal and prepubertal male athletes.

9 (13): 2469-74

2009

Spine

Effect of dual-tasking on postural control in subjects with nonspecific low back pain.

34 (13): 1415-21

2009

Gait and Posture

Effect of dual tasking on postural control in subjects with unilateral anterior cruciate ligament injury.

30 (4): 477–81

2009

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Reliability of quality measures of movement in lumbar spine flexion-extension radiography.

22 (3): 149-56

2009

J. Nutrit. Health Aging

Cross-cultural adaptation, reliability and validity of the Persian version of the modified Falls Efficacy Scale.

13 (S1): S621

2010

Clinical Rheumatology

Reliability and validity of the Foot and Ankle Outcome Score: a validation study from Iran.

29 (5): 479–86

2010

Gait and Posture

Postural sway in low back pain: effects of dual tasks.

31(1): 116–21

2010

Biomedical Engineering ABC

Test-retest reliability of postural stability measures during quiet standing in patients with a history of non-specific low back pain.

22 (3): 255-62

2010

Gait and Posture

Non-linear dynamical features of center of pressure extracted by recurrence quantification analysis in people with unilateral anterior cruciate ligament injury.

31 (4): 450–5

2010

Medical Engineering and Physics

Reliability of recurrence quantification analysis measures of center of pressure during standing in individuals with musculoskeletal disorders.

32 (7): 808-12

2010

Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy

Attentional demands and postural control in athletes with and without functional ankle instability.

40 (3): 180-7

2010

Osteoarthritis and Cartilage

Reliability and validity of the Persian version of Foot and Ankle Ability Measure (FAAM) to measure functional limitations in patients with foot and ankle disorders.

18 (6): 755-9

2010

Iranian Rehabilitation Journal

The comparison of the role of vision on static postural stability in athletes and non-athletes.

8 (11): 50-3

2011

Quality of Life Research

The Persian version of Locomotor Capabilities Index: translation, reliability and validity in individuals with lower limb amputation.

20 (1):

1-7

2011

Osteoarthritis and Cartilage

Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS); reliability and validity in competitive athletes after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

19 (4): 406-10

2011

Gait and Posture

Reliability of center of pressure measures of postural stability in healthy older adults: effects of postural task difficulty and cognitive load.

33 (4): 651-5

2011

Disability and Rehabilitation

The Persian version of Trinity Amputation and Prosthetics Experience Scale (TAPES): translation, factor structure, reliability and validity.

33 (19-20): 1737-45

2011

Gait and Posture

The effects of cognitive loading on balance control in patients with multiple sclerosis.

34 (4): 479-84

2011

Journal of Sport Rehabilitation

Reliability of force platform measures of postural sway and expertise-related differences.

20 (4): 442-56

2011

Disability and Rehabilitation

Cross-cultural adaptation, reliability and validity of the Persian version of the modified Falls Efficacy Scale. 

33 (25-26): 2446-53

2011

Disability and Rehabilitation

Reliability and validity of the Tegner and Marx activity rating scales in Iranian patients with anterior cruciate ligament injury.

33 (23-24): 2305-10

2011

Annals of Biological Research

Comparative effects of aerobic training and whole body vibration on plasma adiponectin and insulin resistance in type 2 diabetic men.

2 (5): 671-80

2011

Asian Journal of Sports Medicine

Effects of aerobic exercise and whole body vibration on glycaemia control in type 2 diabetic males.

2 (2):

83-90

2012

Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy

Static and dynamic postural control in competitive athletes after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and controls.

20 (8): 1603-10

2012

European Journal of Applied Physiology

The interaction between the location of lower extremity muscle fatigue and visual condition on unipedal postural stability.

112 (10): 3495-502

2012

Disability and Rehabilitation

The Persian version of the Berg Balance Scale: Inter and intra-rater reliability and construct validity in elderly adults.

34 (20): 1695-8

2012

Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Physical activity and physical functioning in Sweden and Iranian 75-year-olds: a comparison.

55 (2): 422-30

2012

Physiotherapy Research International

The validity of vertebral translation and rotation in differentiating patients with lumbar segmental instability.

17 (4): 227-34

2012

Disability and Rehabilitation

Persian translation and validation of the Kujala Patellofemoral Scale in Patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome.

34 (26): 2259-63

2012

International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy

Intra and intersession reliability of a postural control protocol in athletes with and without anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a dual task paradigm.

7 (6): 627-36

2013

Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics

Intra and intersession reliability of postural control in subjects with and without non-specific low back pain using the Biodex Balance System.

36 (2): 111-8

2013

Physiotherapy Theory and Practice

Validation of the Persian Version of Functional Index Questionnaire (FIQ) and Modified FIQ in Patients with Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome.

29 (7): 521-30

2013

HealthMED Journal

Investigation of properioception in subjects with patellofemoral pain syndrome using the sense of force accuracy.

7 (2): 657-65

2013

Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American)

Comparison of functional outcome measures of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using either patellar tendon or hamstring tendon grafts and controls in competitive soccer players: a randomized trial.

95 (14):

1271-7

2013

Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Cross-cultural validation of the Falls Efficacy Scale International using self-report and interview-based questionnaires among Persian-speaking elderly adults.

57 (3): 339-44

2013

Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain

Proprioception in subjects with patellofemoral pain syndrome: using the sense of force accuracy.

21 (4): 341-9

2013

Physical Treatments

Internal evaluation of Physiotherapy Department of University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences.

2 (2-4): 75-80

2014

Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics

Walking habits and health-related factors in 75-year old Iranian women and men.

58 (3): 320-6

2014

Journal of Voice

Long-term average spectra of adult Iranian speakers’ voice.

28 (3): 305-10

2014

Journal of Voice

Fundamental frequency changes of Persian speakers across the life span.

28 (3): 274-81

2014

Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics

Effect of dual-tasking on dynamic postural control in individuals with and without nonspecific low back pain.

37 (3): 170-9

2014

Journal of Chiropractic Medicine

The use of dry needling and myofascial meridians in a case of plantar fasciitis.

13 (1): 43-8

2014

Journal of Biomechanics

Intra-limb coordination while walking is affected by cognitive load and walking speed.

47 (10): 2300-5

2014

Journal of Voice

Intrarater and interrater reliability of sagittal head posture: A novel technique performed by a physiotherapist and a speech and language pathologist.

28 (6): 842e11-842e16

2014

European Geriatric Medicine

Effects of cognitive load and gait speed on inter-segmental coordination during walking in young people and older adults with and without a history of falling.

5(S1): S170

2014

Iranian Rehabilitation Journal

Balance recovery reactions in recurrent nonspecific low back pain patients.

12 (19): 38-41

2014

Iranian Rehabilitation Journal

Gender differences in intra limb coordination while walking in older people.

12 (21): 6-11

2015

Clinical Rheumatology

Reliability, validity and responsiveness of the Persian version of the Rheumatoid and Arthritis Outcome Score (RAOS) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

34 (1): 35-42

2015

Physiotherapy Canada

Intra- and inter-session reliability of static and dynamic postural control in participants with and without patellofemoral pain syndrome.

67(3): 248-53

2015

Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology

Application of ultrasonography in the assessment of skeletal muscles in children with and without neuromuscular disorders: a systematic review.

41(9): 2275-83

2015

Gait and Posture

Recovery reaction in individuals with nonspecific low back pain: interactive effects of attention and postural challenge

42 (S1): S30

2015

European Journal of Neurology

Translation and validation of the COOP/WOMCA functional health status charts in Farsi-speaking Iranians with multiple sclerosis.

22 (S1): 708

2015

Physical Treatments

Effect of dual-tasking on variability of spatiotemporal parameters in subjects with and without anterior cruciate ligament deficiency using linear dynamics.

4 (4): 213-20

2015

Physical Treatments

Association of ultrasonography findings with pain, range of motion, disability and pressure pain threshold in subjects with upper trapezius myofascial pain syndrome.

4 (4): 221-7

2015

Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy

Reliability of dynamic balance simultaneously with cognitive performance in patients with ACL deficiency and after ACL reconstructions and in healthy controls.

23(11): 3178-85

2015

Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation

Construct validity of center of rotation in differentiating of lumbar segmental instability patients.

In press

2015

Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapeutics

Effect of stabilization exercise on dynamic postural control and visual dependency in subjects with chronic nonspecific low back pain.

In press

Articles in Persian

2000

Journal of Kashan University of Medical Sciences

Comparative study of forward walking and running with backward walking and running on lower limb function.

4 (14):

1-10

2000

Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences

Comparative study of two kinds of exercise on the functional performance tests of lower limbs.

2 (6):

14-27

2001

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

The Effects of infrared low power laser on sensory and motor electromyographic parameters of median nerve.

7 (22): 262-6

2002

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

Comparison of the effects of forward and backward running techniques on the functional performances of lower extremity.

9 (29): 161-72

2003

Journal of Zahedan University of Medical Sciences

Evaluation of the effect of load on pattern of motion in stoop and squat lifting.

4 (2):

71-80

2003

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

Comparative study of Biodex dynamic balance and limits of stability tests in normal subjects and patients with chronic low back pain.

9 (32): 699-708

2003

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

Effects of active spinal stabilization exercise on lumbar muscle performance in sagittal plane in healthy subjects.

10 (34): 263-76

2003

Journal of Rehabilitation

Influence of marker movement errors on measuring 3 dimensional scapular position and orientation.

4 (14,15): 53-9

2003

Journal of Rehabilitation

The effects of mental practice on balance in elderly.

4 (14,15): 34-9

2003

Journal of Rehabilitation

Prediction of risk of falling among institutionalized elderly people in Iran.

4 (13): 45-52

2004

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

Comparison of forward and backward running on the static balance.

10 (37): 686-91

2004

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

The effect of patellar taping on knee joint proprioception in PFPS and healthy subjects.

11 (40): 194-7

2004

Iranian Journal of Orthopedic Surgeons

Evaluation of shoulder proprioception in patients with shoulder impingement syndrome (SIS).

3 (1):

42-7

2004

Journal of Rehabilitation

Reliability of ankle musculature latency, peak and time of activation measurements to sudden external frontal perturbation.

5 (3):

7-13

2004

Kowsar Medical Journal

Relative effects of mechanical factors on low back pain.

9 (1):

67-76

2004

Journal of Rehabilitation

Specificity and discriminant validity of the clinical trunk muscle endurance tests in subjects with and without low back pain.

5 (4):

28-34

2005

Journal of Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences

Comparison between heat and cold on basic excitatory responses in healthy subjects.

4 (4-A): 248-55

2005

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparative criteria study of dynamic balancing in patients with patellofemoral pain.

6 (3):

33-7

2005

Ofogh-e-Danesh

Comparison of cardiopulmonary responses during forward and backward running in healthy individuals.

11 (2): 31-6

2005

Iranian Journal of Orthopedic Surgeons

Positional parameters of shoulder complex in impingement in comparison with healthy individuals.

4 (2): 135-42

2006

Journal of Rehabilitation

Effects of stretching by PNF and harmonic techniques on hamstring flexibility.

6 (4):

14-9

2006

Iranian Journal of Medical Physics

The effect of low level laser therapy on the repair of osteochondral defects in rabbit knee.

2 (9):

81-8

2006

Journal of Rehabilitation

The effects of counterforce brace size on the wrist range of motion, pain, grip and wrist extension strength in normal subjects and patients with tennis elbow.

7 (1):

29-32

2006

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparison of three-dimensional scapular position and orientation between subjects with and without shoulder impingement.

7 (1):

14-21

2006

Journal of Research in Rehabilitation Sciences

The comparison of scapular alignment in different degrees of dominant shoulder abduction in sport and non-sport women.

2 (2):

15-22

2006

Journal of Rehabilitation

Effect of balance board exercises on balance tests and limits of stability by Biodex Balance System in normal men.

7 (2):

19-25

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Biomechanical evaluation of spontaneity repair of osteochondral defects in rabbit knee.

7 (4):

25-9

2007

Journal of Iran University of Medical Sciences

Reliability of timing of muscle activity measurements of ankle musculature in reaction to various angles of sudden external oblique perturbation.

13 (53): 22-31

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Explicit learning of a perceptual-motor skill after stroke by using affected hand.

8 (2):

24-30

2007

Journal of Guilan University of Medical Sciences

Evaluation of differentiate variables in patients with first-episode acute low back pain of healthy subjects.

16 (63): 43-50

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparison of ankle taping effect on postural stability between females with functional ankle instability and healthy individuals.

8 (2):

17-23

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Clinical examinations and radiographic variables reliability for evaluation of lumbar segmental instability.

8 (2):

6-12

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparison of static force sense of knee extension between women with patellofemoral pain syndrome and healthy women.

8 (3):

66-70

2007

Journal of Rehabilitation

Endurance tests ability to predict chronicity in first episode acute low back pain patients.

8 (3):

6-14

2008

Journal of Babol University of Medical Sciences

Comparison between Dupius and Panjabi methods in calculating translation and rotation of lumbar vertebrae in flexion and extension radiography.

10 (3-44): 15-24

2008

Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences

Implicit motor learning after unilateral stroke using serial reaction time task.

15 (3): 207-16

2008

Journal of Rehabilitation

Effect of corrective exercises on chest expansion in kyphotic females.

9 (1):

33-6

2008

Journal of Rehabilitation

Effect of symmetry improvement in weight bearing on postural stability of hemiparetic patients.

9 (2):

41-7

2009

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparison of erector spine muscles activity pattern in lowering between subjects with and without history of low back pain.

10 (2): 16-20

2010

Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences

A comparative study on isometric muscles strength of shoulder complex between persons with and without impingement syndrome.

12 (2): 26-32

2010

Journal of Ilam University of Medical Sciences

Effects of training style on neuromuscular adaptation in untrained men.

18 (1): 40-47

2010

Journal of Rehabilitation

Psychometric properties of Iranian version of Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia in low back pain patients.

11 (1-41): 15-22

2010

Journal of Rehabilitation

Comparison of postural stability and auditory short-term memory tasks interference between patients with functional ankle instability and healthy individuals.

11 (41): 34-39

2010

Knowledge and Health

Translation and rotational profiles of lumbar vertebrae in flexion-extension radiography.

4 (4):

1-6

2010

Journal of Rehabilitation

Muscle activation pattern of shoulder girdle during some routine physical therapy exercises of upper limb.

11 (41): 49-58

2010

Journal of Rehabilitation

Reliability of center of pressure parameters in postural sway among athlete and non-athlete men in different levels of fatigue and vision.

11 (43): 82-9

2011

Iranian Journal of Aging

The ability to selectively allocate attentional demands on walking during secondary cognitive and motor tasks in elderly people with and without a history of falls.

5 (18): 14-20

2011

Journal of Babol University of Medical Sciences

Center of rotation profiles of lumbar spine of healthy men in sagittal plane: a preliminary study.

13 (3): 66-73

2011

Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences

Effect of functional brace on threshold of motion sense in patients with Anterior Cruciate Ligament tear.

13 (2): 23-9

2011

Daneshvar Medical Journal

The effect of knee kinesiotaping on proprioception and weight bearing in ACL reconstructed patients.

17 (93): 1-11

2012

Journal of Rehabilitation

Shoulder Girdle muscles endurance in subjects with and without impingement syndrome.

12 (47): 56-63

2012

Journal of Kerman University of Medical Sciences

Effect of custom molded functional brace on balance in patients with anterior cruciate ligament tearing.

19 (3): 268-76

2012

Journal of Rehabilitation

Adaptation and experience of four shoulder patient-centered outcome scores.

13 (3): 26-32

2012

Journal of Rehabilitation

The fear of movement/pain in musculoskeletal pain: a review.

13 (4):

2-10

2012

Journal of Rehabilitation

Transverse abdominis and internal oblique muscle activity during hollowing exercise in supine and four points kneeling positions in males suffering from non-specific chronic low back pain utilizing diagnostic ultrasonography.

13 (3): 33-40

2013

Journal of Research in Rehabilitation

The effect of weight bearing symmetry on the postural responses of lower limb muscles in hemiparetic patients.

9 (3): 377-86

2013

Iranian Journal of Aging

Effect of hydrotherapy on static and dynamic balance in older adults: comparison of perturbed and non-perturbed programs.

7 (27): 27-34

2013

Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

Reliability of the center of pressure parameters after ACL reconstruction surgery.

15 (4): 43-7

2013

Modern Rehabilitation Journal

Comparison of hamstring and rectus femoris muscles stiffness and peak torque between anterior knee pain patients and healthy subjects.

7 (1):

21-8

2014

Journal of Rehabilitation

Attentional demand of breathing pattern control and biochemical metabolic outcomes in normal subjects.

14 (4):

8-17

2014

Audiology

The Persian version of phonological test of diagnostic evaluation articulation and phonology for Persian speaking children and investigating its validity and reliability.

23 (4): 10-20

2015

Koomesh

Effect of exercise therapy in an unstable surface on muscle activity pattern in patients with low back pain: a systematic review.

16(4): 495-504

2015

Anesthesiology and Pain

Biomechanical perspective changes in athletes with low back pain: a literature review.

6 (1):

30-41

3. Books

Year

Book title

Publisher

Location

2009

Physical Therapy in Functionally Unstable Ankles, 1st ed.

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, Iran

2010

Physical Therapy in Functionally Unstable Ankles, 2nd ed.

University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences

Tehran, Iran

Journal Reviews /  Editorial Board

From

Journal Title

Location

2005-present

Medical Journal of Tarbiat Modares University

Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran

2006-present

Amir-Kabir Scientific Journal

Amir-Kabir Industrial University, Tehran Iran

2007-present

Acta Medica Iranica

Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2007-present

Medical Journal of I.R. Iran

Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran Iran

2008-present

Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences

Gorgan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran

2008-Present

Journal of Rehabilitation

the University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran