The Journal of Rehabilitation Sciences and Research (JRSR) is a quarterly and an editorially independent publication owned by Shiraz School of Rehabilitation Sciences and aims to be a publication of international repute for reporting current regional and international adventures in all aspects of rehabilitation sciences.

 

Publication Information

Publisher:
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Chairperson:
  Dr. Mohsen Razeghi

Editor-in-Chief:
  Dr. Mohammad Taghi Karimi


Print ISSN: 2345-6167

Online ISSN: 2345-6159

Volume 5 (2018)
Volume 4 (2017)
Volume 3 (2016)
Volume 2 (2015)
Volume 1 (2014)
Systematic Reviews
The Effect of Orthoses on Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: a Systematic review
1. The Effect of Orthoses on Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: a Systematic review

Hassan Barati; Mohammad Reza Rezaie; Seyyed Sadra Saleh Shariaty; Zahra Rahimi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 51-59

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75354.

Abstract
  Background: Lateral epicondylitis, or tennis elbow, is one of the common disorders in humans. Despite recommended treatments, there is no definite therapy for this disorder. Therefore, ...  Read More
Systematic Reviews
Effects of Ankle Foot Orthoses on Restricted Ankle Joint Dorsiflexion Due to Plantarflexors Stiffness in People with Stroke: A scoping review
2. Effects of Ankle Foot Orthoses on Restricted Ankle Joint Dorsiflexion Due to Plantarflexors Stiffness in People with Stroke: A scoping review

Fahimeh Sadat Jafarian; Somaie Payehdar; Fateme Pol; Saeed Forghany

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 59-62

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75366.

Abstract
  Background: Orthotic interventions such as different types of ankle foot orthoses have been widely suggested to either prevent or treat restricted ankle joint dorsiflexion and consequent ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Effect of Biofeedback versus Functional Electrical Stimulation in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence
3. The Effect of Biofeedback versus Functional Electrical Stimulation in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence

Babak Vahdatpour; Ali Tahmasebi; Mahtab Zargham; Mohamad Reza Emad; Mahnaz Rezaei

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 63-67

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75399.

Abstract
  Background: Urinary Stress Incontinence (SUI)is the most common type of urinary incontinence among the young and middle-aged women, which occurs due to weak pelvic floor muscles and ...  Read More
Original Articles
More realistic dynamical modeling of a humanoid robotic arm to reduce control effort with uncertainty using self-impact joint constrained
4. More realistic dynamical modeling of a humanoid robotic arm to reduce control effort with uncertainty using self-impact joint constrained

Seyed Iman Hosseini; Yousef Bazargan Lari

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 68-79

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75400.

Abstract
  Background:The main challenge of modeling humanoid robots is establishing a compromise between the simplicity of the model and accuracy of the system. One of the realities of movement ...  Read More
Original Articles
Plantar pressure distribution in people with stroke and association with functional mobility
5. Plantar pressure distribution in people with stroke and association with functional mobility

Saeed Forghany; Christopher Nester; Sarah Tyson; Stephen Preece; Richard Jones

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 80-85

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81232.

Abstract
  Background: People with stroke often suffer abnormal foot posture including structural and movement deficiencies in the intrinsic foot segments on the affected side, which are associated ...  Read More
Original Articles
Psychometric properties of the Persian version of Volitional Questionnaire in Patients with Severe Mental Illnesses
6. Psychometric properties of the Persian version of Volitional Questionnaire in Patients with Severe Mental Illnesses

Moslem Cheraghifard; Narges Shafaroodi; Mitra Khalafbeigi; Farzaneh Yazdani; Faeze Alvandi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 86-90

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81224.

Abstract
  Background: The volitional questionnaire is an observational tool to assess motivation, which is based on the MOHO model and completed by an assessor based on the individuals’ ...  Read More
Original Articles
Comparison of maximum voluntary contraction positions for serratus anterior muscle in men with scapular dyskinesis: Electromyography analysis
7. Comparison of maximum voluntary contraction positions for serratus anterior muscle in men with scapular dyskinesis: Electromyography analysis

Mohammad Bayattork; Foad Seidi; Hooman Minoonejad; Arezoo Shahriarpour

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 91-94

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81228.

Abstract
  Background:The purpose of this study was to quantify the surface EMG activity of the serratus anterior muscle during two main test positions performed with the maximum effort by the ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Relationship between Poor Executive Functioning and Social Functioning and the Efficacy of Brain Training on Social Functioning
8. The Relationship between Poor Executive Functioning and Social Functioning and the Efficacy of Brain Training on Social Functioning

Zahra Husseini; vahid nejati; Mojtaba Habibi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 95-100

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81558.1003

Abstract
  Background: Brain processes are controlled and directed by some brain functions called Executive Functioning. Poor EF affects amelioration of brain functions and related behaviors in ...  Read More
Letter to Editor
Disability and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Iran: What Can We Do?
9. Disability and the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Iran: What Can We Do?

Zahra Najafi; Kianoush Abdi; Mohammad Saeid Khanjani

Volume 6, Issue 2 , June 2019, Pages 101-102

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81231.

Abstract
  On 13 December, 2006, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which is the first international document intended to protect ...  Read More
A Biomechanical Analysis of the Contributing Factors to Increases in Vertical Jump Height Following Exercise with Weighted Vests
1. A Biomechanical Analysis of the Contributing Factors to Increases in Vertical Jump Height Following Exercise with Weighted Vests

Behdad Tahayori; Arnold G. Nelson; David M. Koceja

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 2-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2014.41044

Abstract
  Background and objectives: It has been shown that a bout of jumping exercise with weighted vests increases the subsequent countermovement jump height. However, it is not clear whether ...  Read More
Comparison of the Effects of Massage and Cryotherapy on the Knee Extensor Muscles Fatigue and Isokinetic Parameters in Soccer Players
2. Comparison of the Effects of Massage and Cryotherapy on the Knee Extensor Muscles Fatigue and Isokinetic Parameters in Soccer Players

Mohsen Razeghi; Hassan Nouri

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2015, , Pages 1-7

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2015.41064

Abstract
  Background:Fatigue can cause a significant effect on the mechanics of complex motor skills and reduce physical and mental efficiency. One of the common ways to reduce fatigue is passive ...  Read More
Effect of Kinesiotaping and Stretching Exercise on Forward Shoulder Angle in Females with Rounded Shoulder Posture
3. Effect of Kinesiotaping and Stretching Exercise on Forward Shoulder Angle in Females with Rounded Shoulder Posture

Arghavan Hajibashi; Ali Amiri; Javad Sarrafzadeh; Nader Maroufi; Shohreh Jalae

Volume 1, Issue 4 , December 2014, , Pages 78-83

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2014.41060

Abstract
  Background: Rounded shoulder posture is a common abnormal posture in upper quarter. Kinesiotape is a new intervention that recently used in rehabilitation. There are no studies have ...  Read More
The Effect of Kinesio Taping of Quadriceps Muscle on the Balance of Non-Elite Football Players After a Local Fatigue Induced Protocol
4. The Effect of Kinesio Taping of Quadriceps Muscle on the Balance of Non-Elite Football Players After a Local Fatigue Induced Protocol

Ali Tajik; Esmaeil Shokri; Ali Ghanbari

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2016, , Pages 5-10

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2016.41085

Abstract
  Background: Previous studies have shown detrimental effects of muscle fatigue on balance. Also they have reported the effects of kinesio taping (KT) on postural control, joint support, ...  Read More
The Comparison of Neurodevelopmental- Bobath Approach with Occupational Therapy Home Program on Gross Motor Function of Children with Cerebral Palsy
5. The Comparison of Neurodevelopmental- Bobath Approach with Occupational Therapy Home Program on Gross Motor Function of Children with Cerebral Palsy

Faranak Behzadi; Hesammedin Noroozi; Marzieh Mohamadi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 21-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2014.41048

Abstract
  Background & objectives: Traditional Bobath approach (TBA) is one of the several methods using in treatment of children with cerebral palsy (CP) who referred to occupational therapy ...  Read More
Original Articles
Design and Fabrication of an Active Knee Orthosis for Rehabilitation of lower limbs
1. Design and Fabrication of an Active Knee Orthosis for Rehabilitation of lower limbs

Mohammad Amin Iravani Rad; Ali Mokhtarian; Mohammad Taghi Karimi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 08 May 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75405.

Abstract
  The main objective of this study is to design and produce a two-link active knee orthosis with 2 degrees of freedom to rehabilitate patients’ lower extremities in moving their ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Effect of Eight Weeks Swiss Ball Training on Teenage Badminton Players’ Functional Movements Integration and Balance
2. The Effect of Eight Weeks Swiss Ball Training on Teenage Badminton Players’ Functional Movements Integration and Balance

Ali Asghar Saberian Amirkolaei; Ramin Balouchy; Rahman Sheikhhoseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 23 June 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81534.1002

Abstract
  Background: Although injuries are an inevitable part of sports, exercise as a tool to prevent sports-related injuries and their consequences has cut the attention of many researchers ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Association between Spatiotemporal Gait Asymmetry and Walking Balance in People Post Stroke
3. The Association between Spatiotemporal Gait Asymmetry and Walking Balance in People Post Stroke

Mania Sheikh; Hossein asghar Hosseini

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 July 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81226.

Abstract
  Background: Falls are a common complication post-stroke and often induce due to poor balance. Given that falls often occur during walking, it is possible that gait patterns influence ...  Read More
Effect of resistance training and mindfulness on erectile dysfunction in addicts who were quitting addiction
4. Effect of resistance training and mindfulness on erectile dysfunction in addicts who were quitting addiction

Moslem Safdariyan Dehkordi; Rokhsareh Badami; Farzaneh Thaghian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 22 July 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.75389.

Abstract
  Background: Addiction is one of the greatest problems of human societies, which not only causes social and behavioral disorders but also affects different aspects of health and imposes ...  Read More
Literature Reviews
The effect of working memory load on acquisition of mathematical strategies in children with Cerebral Palsy: A review of literature
5. The effect of working memory load on acquisition of mathematical strategies in children with Cerebral Palsy: A review of literature

Sanaz Tajadini; Hamidreza Farpour; Sima Farpour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81223.

Abstract
  Introduction: The term Cerebral Palsy (CP) was defined as a non-progressive brain damage attributed to limitation in mobility, learning, language, and communication. The high prevalence ...  Read More
Original Articles
assessment of balance recovery strategies During manipulation of Somatosensory, vision and Vestibular system in healthy and blind persons
6. assessment of balance recovery strategies During manipulation of Somatosensory, vision and Vestibular system in healthy and blind persons

Asma Salari; Mansour Sahebozamani; abdolhamid daneshjoo; fatemeh karimi afshar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81543.1001

Abstract
  Background: Individuals with vision loss are at an increased risk of falls. Understanding what factors contribute to postural instability within this population is a necessary step ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Effects of Aerobic Training on Serum VCAM , ICAM Level and Body composition in Opiate drug addicts
7. The Effects of Aerobic Training on Serum VCAM , ICAM Level and Body composition in Opiate drug addicts

farzaneh taghian; mahboobeh zibandepoor

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 August 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.81636.1008

Abstract
  Background : Opioid use and addiction cause serious cardiovascular risks and also inflammation. Studies show that exercise and physical activity decrease cardiovascular risk factors. ...  Read More
Original Articles
Relationship between Lower Extremity Kinematics and Muscle Strength, Pain, Physical Activity level and Functional status in Females with Patellofemoral Pain
8. Relationship between Lower Extremity Kinematics and Muscle Strength, Pain, Physical Activity level and Functional status in Females with Patellofemoral Pain

Mehrnoosh Amin; Fateme Esfandiarpour; Farzane Soleimani; Zainab Helalat; Fateme Derisfard; Sadegh Neurozi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 15 September 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/jrsr.2019.82432.1030

Abstract
  Backgrounds: Impaired lower extremity kinematics, has been considered as a contributing factor to Patellofemoral Pain. However, current knowledge about the correlation between lower ...  Read More

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