Management of Post-lumbar-operation Back Pain using Myofascial Trigger Point Injection: A Retrospective Study

Xin-yu Zhang Zhang

Volume 25, Issue 10 , 2023

  Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the therapeutic effect of trigger point (TrP) injection of paravertebral muscle to control postoperative lumbar pain.Methods: The medical records of 46 patients who underwent lumbar surgery in our hospital between January 2013 and January 2020 were retrospectively ...  Read More

Beneficial Effects of Intrathecal Injection of Methylprednisolone Against Spinal Cord Injury in Rats

Zhe Zhang; Cong Wang; Zhengmao Guan; Hui Ma

Volume 22, Issue 6 , 2020

  Background: High dose intravenous (i.t.) injection of methylprednisolone (MPSS) for spinal cord injury (SCI) is clinically contro- versial. Objectives: This study aimed to investigate whether i.t. MPSS would have a beneficial effect on SCI and whether or not it is a safe operation for SCI patients. Methods: ...  Read More

Comparison of Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Outcome with Sperm Selection Techniques in Oligoasthenozoospermic Males: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Maryam Sefidgar Tehrani; Malihe Amirian; Mohsen Jalali; Armin Attaranzadeh; Alireza Fazel; Alireza Ebrahimzadeh-Bideskan

Volume 21, Issue 1 , 2019, Pages 1-9

  Background: Male infertility rate has increased over the recent years across the globe. Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) ismainly used to treat male infertility; however, in this method, sperm selection plays a critical role in improving ICSI outcome.Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate ...  Read More