Systematic Reviews
The effects of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis on the factors affecting the respiratory system and its function (A Systematic Review)
1. The effects of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis on the factors affecting the respiratory system and its function (A Systematic Review)

Ali Yalfani; Parvane Bazipoor

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 1-7

Abstract
  Background: Scoliosis is defined as a three-dimensional deformity of the spine associated with lateral deviation from the normal vertical direction, and mostly with rotation of the ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Validity and Reliability of a low-cost handheld 3D Scanner for Use in Orthotics and Prosthetics
2. The Validity and Reliability of a low-cost handheld 3D Scanner for Use in Orthotics and Prosthetics

Davood Farahmandi Najafabadi; Mohammad Reza Rezaie; Saeed Forghany

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 8-14

Abstract
  Background: 3D scanners are used to obtain three-dimensional (3D) shapes of body parts, offering an alternative to conventional techniques such as casting and a variety of potential ...  Read More
Original Articles
Tongue Strength and Dental Caries in individuals with Down syndrome
3. Tongue Strength and Dental Caries in individuals with Down syndrome

Sima Farpour; Hamidreza Farpour; Naghmeh Golriz; Poorya Neshat; Ali Reza Salarinezhad

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 15-19

Abstract
  Background: The tongue controls the bolus during mastication, keeps the bolus in the oral cavity and generates pressure to direct the bolus through the hypopharynx. A decrease in tongue ...  Read More
Original Articles
How intensity of impairment and dose of occupational therapy services impact the outcome in cerebral palsy?
4. How intensity of impairment and dose of occupational therapy services impact the outcome in cerebral palsy?

Mohadeseh Balvardi; Saeedeh Pourahmad; Somayeh Kavousipor; Hadi Raeisi Shahraki

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 20-24

Abstract
  Background: The present study aimed to evaluate the impact of the number of occupational therapy sessions, using the neurodevelopmental technique, (NDT) on gross motor function and ...  Read More
Original Articles
The Effects of a Period of Selected Physical Activity on Improving Manipulative and Locomotors Skills of Children with Neuropsychological Learning Disabilities
5. The Effects of a Period of Selected Physical Activity on Improving Manipulative and Locomotors Skills of Children with Neuropsychological Learning Disabilities

Amir Dana; Efstathios Christodoulides

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 25-30

Abstract
  Background: the aim of this research was to investigate the effects of a period of selected physical activity on improving the fundamental skills of manipulation and locomotion in children ...  Read More
Original Articles
Phonological Awareness in Non-fluent Preschool Children
6. Phonological Awareness in Non-fluent Preschool Children

Mohammad Ghorbani; Maryam Vahab; Jamal Ahmadi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 31-35

Abstract
  Background: The relation between disfluency and aspects of language, including phonology, has been investigated for many years. Whereas past literature reported that the incidence of ...  Read More
Original Articles
The effect of 8-weeks Self-Myofascial Release Therapy on Joint Position Sense and dynamic balance in athletes with hamstring shortness
7. The effect of 8-weeks Self-Myofascial Release Therapy on Joint Position Sense and dynamic balance in athletes with hamstring shortness

Mohammad Hamzeh Shalamzari; Hooman Minoonejad; Foad Seidi

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 36-42

Abstract
  Background: Increased joint stability as well as the ability to maintain balance during typical daily activities and exercise is an important factor in improving performance and preventing ...  Read More
Case Report
The Study of the Effect of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Therapy in Children with Absent Gag Reflex: A Case Study
8. The Study of the Effect of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Therapy in Children with Absent Gag Reflex: A Case Study

Shiva Ebrahimian Dehaghani; Maryam Ebrahimian; Fateme Mohammadianfar

Volume 7, Issue 1 , March 2020, Pages 43-46

Abstract
  Research shows that 1% of children experience swallowing difficulties, though the incidence is higher in some, such as those with cerebral palsy and brain injury. One of the causes ...  Read More