A comparative analysis of clinical, para-clinical, and laboratory factors in ICU and Non-ICU admitted COVID-19 patients: identifying predictive markers for ICU admission

kamila Hashemzadeh; Ali Esparham; Farnoosh Ebrahimzadeh; Konstantinos Triantafyllias; Zahra Mirfeizi; Maryam Sahebari; Mohammad Hassan J Joker; Mandana Khodashahi; Masoumeh Salari; Bita Abbasi; Delaram Omidvar; Mahtab Ghaemi; Hassan Mehrad-Majd

Volume 9, Issue 4 , December 2022, , Pages 200-206


  Introduction: Health care systems all over the world face numerous challenges as a result of the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus that has resulted in increased mortality rates. About 40% of ICU-admitted COVID-19 patients were not severely ill at the time of admission. Thus, by using appropriate ICU ...  Read More

Intractable Epilepsy in Children

Mehran Beiraghi Toosi; Farnoosh Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 118-121


  A seizure is defined as a paroxysmal and transient occurrence of signs or symptoms resulting from abnormal synchronous or excessive neuronal activity in the brain. About 15 to 40 percent of children who have any type of seizure are resistant to standard anti-seizure drugs, so called intractable epilepsy. ...  Read More