• Publications
  • Influence
Effects of opium addiction on some serum factors in addicts with non‐insulin‐dependent diabetes mellitus
The aim of this study was to determine the effect of opium on biochemical parameters in addicts with non‐insulin‐dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Twenty‐three males and 26 females between 35 andExpand
  • 85
  • 11
Differences in brain edema and intracranial pressure following traumatic brain injury across the estrous cycle: Involvement of female sex steroid hormones
It has been shown that sex steroid hormones have profound neuroprotective effects in experimental traumatic brain injury (TBI). Because the endogenous hormone levels are proven to differ with estrousExpand
  • 43
  • 4
Contribution of estrogen receptors alpha and beta in the brain response to traumatic brain injury.
OBJECT Although there is evidence that estradiol has neuroprotective effects after traumatic brain injury (TBI) in female rats, it is unclear which estrogen receptor (ER) subtype, ERα or ERβ,Expand
  • 37
  • 4
Survey of changes in complete blood count and red cell indices of whole blood incubated in vitro at different temperatures up to 48 hours.
BACKGROUND Complete blood count (CBC) is one of the most common and conventional blood test that physicians usually request. However the results of this test are affected by different factors suchExpand
  • 14
  • 4
Estradiol prevents fat accumulation and overcomes leptin resistance in female high-fat diet mice.
In premenopausal and menopausal women in particular, suboptimal estrogens have been linked to the development of the metabolic syndrome as major contributors to fat accumulation. At the same time,Expand
  • 52
  • 3
What are the progesterone-induced changes of the outcome and the serum markers of injury, oxidant activity and inflammation in diffuse axonal injury patients?
To permit appropriate targeted therapy, the present clinical study was aimed to investigate the effects of progesterone on the outcome and the serum markers of injury, oxidant activity andExpand
  • 12
  • 2
The effects of consumption of raw garlic on serum lipid level, blood sugar and a number of effective hormones on lipid and sugar metabolism in hyperglycemic and/or hyperlipidemic individuals
Diabetes mellitus is one of the worldwide largest growing metabolic diseases. In this study the effects of consumption of raw garlic on serum lipid level, blood sugar and a number of effectiveExpand
  • 15
  • 2
Effect of sex steroid hormones on brain edema, intracranial pressure, and neurologic outcomes after traumatic brain injury.
Recent studies have reported that estrogen and progesterone have a neuroprotective effect after traumatic brain injury (TBI); however, the mechanism(s) for this effect have not yet been elucidated.Expand
  • 87
  • 1
The Effect of Saffron Consumption on Biochemical and Histopathological Heart Indices of Rats with Myocardial Infarction
This study was designed to assess the effects of saffron (Crocus sativus) on rats’ heart with isoproterenol-induced myocardial injury. Animals were divided randomly into four groups: vehicle-controlExpand
  • 47
  • 1
The effect of female sexual hormones on the intestinal and serum cytokine response after traumatic brain injury: different roles for estrogen receptor subtypes.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of female sexual hormones on intestinal and serum cytokines following traumatic brain injury (TBI). Adult female rats were ovariectomized andExpand
  • 13
  • 1