Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal

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Alterations of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor and Creatinine During Ramadan Fasting: A Prospective, Controlled Clinical Trial

Samaneh Khoshandam Ghashang 1 , Imad Hamdan 1 , Ralf Lichtinghagen 2 , Christoph Gutenbrunner 1 and Boya Nugraha 1 , *
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1 Rehabilitation Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
2 Insitute of Clinical Chemistry, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: 21 (5); e88324
  • Published Online: June 3, 2019
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: December 27, 2018
  • Revised: May 8, 2019
  • Accepted: May 9, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.88324

To Cite: Khoshandam Ghashang S, Hamdan I, Lichtinghagen R, Gutenbrunner C, Nugraha B. Alterations of Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor and Creatinine During Ramadan Fasting: A Prospective, Controlled Clinical Trial, Iran Red Crescent Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 21(5):e88324. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.88324.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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