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Sina Specialized and subspecialty Hospital

Mansoureh Togha
Current Rank/Department: Professor / Neurology
Tehran University of Medical Sciences


Contact Information:
Academic Rank:  Professor
Department: Neurology
Address: Imam Khomeini Ave., Hasan Abad Sq., Sina Hospital
Tehran – Iran
Tel: (+9821) 66702052
Tel (Office): (+9821) 8832 8351
Fax: (+9821) 8866 4109
E-mail: toghae@sina.tums.ac.ir
Education:
1989 – 1993
Course of Specialty in “Neurology”
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Tehran – Iran
1979 – 1988
General Medicine (MD)
Shiraz University
Shiraz – Iran

Highlighted Educational/Occupational Qualifications:
N/A
Professional Society Membership:
1988 – Present        The Iranian Medical Organization  
2008 – Present        The International Headache Society
2007 – Present        The American Headache Society
Work Experience:
Executive Activities
·    2008 – Present: Secretary of the scientific committee of Iranian Neurologists Society
·    2006 – Present: Member of the Research Committee, The Iranian Neurology Research Center
·    2002 – Present: Member of residents’ course planning team, Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education
·    2002 – Present: Expert of the Forensics Organization, Forensics Organization
·    1998 – Present: Member of the examining board of the residents’ promotions, Ministry of Health
·    1998 – Present: Member of  the Iranian Medical Council for Legal Issues
Editorial Positions
·    Referee of
o    “ Medical Journal of Tehran University” (Farsi & English Editions) (Since 2002)
o    “Archives of Internal Medicine” (Since 2004)
o    “Iranian Journal of Radiology” (Since 2007)
o    “Journal of Headache & Pain” (2009)
Clinical Activities
1994 – Present
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Neurologist
Tehran – Iran
1993 – 1994
University of Rehabilitation
Neurologist
Tehran – Iran
Teaching Service
2011 – Present
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran
2005 – 2011
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Associate Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran    
1993 – 2005
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Assistant Professor – Neurology
    Tehran – Iran    

Thesis:    
1.    Mousalrezaie A, Evaluating patients with acute isolated vertigo accompanied by at least one cardiovascular risk factor, by diffusion weighted MRI, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, September 2008 (Advisor)
2.    Asa, Comparing the effectiveness and complications of Cinarizine and propranolol in controlling migraine headaches in children and adolescents between  6-17,  General Medicine”, 2008 (Advisor)
3.    Hamidian Y & Namazi N, Evaluating the frequency of Celiac Disease in patients with cerebellar ataxia with an unknown origin, General Medicine, 2007 (Advisor)
4.    Haghighat A, Determining morbidity and mortality rates following  carotid endartrectomy, General Medicine, 2007 (Advisor)
5.    Kaviani MR, Evaluating the prevalence of CMV in patients with ischemic brain stroke in Sina hospital (2005-2006), Course of “Neurology”, 2007 (Consultant)
6.    Azimi Salehin AR, Comparing EEG and CT scan differences in diagnosing ischemic brain stroke in patients referred to Sina hospital from 2005 to 2006, Course of “Neurology”, 2007 (Consultant)
7.    Janati A & Nourian AR, Evaluating cognitive performances of prefrontal using WCST and IGT psychological tests in patients with relapsing-remittingMultiple Sclerosis, General Medicine, Fall 2006 (Advisor)
8.    Mahmoudian R, Evaluating hospital outcomes of patients with Myasthenia Crisis in Sina & Imam Khomeini hospitals (1999-2004), General Medicine, 2006 (Advisor)
9.    Ahmadi B, Comparing the lipid profile of patients with brain hemorrhage and ischemic stroke, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2006 (Advisor)
10.    Khorram M, Evaluating warning symptoms and sings of sub-arachnoid hemorrhage, General Medicine, 2006 (Advisor)
11.    Sharifpour A, Evaluating electrocardiographic changes in patients with brain ischemic accidents, brain and sub-arachnoid hemorrhage hospitalized in the Neurology ward of Sina hospital, General Medicine, 2006 (Advisor)
12.    Jamadi MH, Evaluating a 24-hour rest on preventing post  lumber puncture headache, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2003 (Advisor)
13.    Ashrafian H, Effect of Citicolin in brain stroke patients, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2002 (Advisor)
14.    Tondgouyan H & Dehghanzadeh F, Evaluating spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage outcome in Sina Hospital, General Medicine, 2001 (Advisor)
15.    Mehdizadeh R & Tahmasbi S, Causes of coma & its prognosis in Sina Hospital, General Medicine, 2001 (Advisor)
16.    Parchehbaf N, Evaluating cases of myasthenia Crisis in Sina and Imam Khomeini Hospitals, General Medicine, 2001 (Advisor)
17.    Shafizadeh N, Evaluating the prevalence and features of headaches in medical students, General Medicine, 2001 (Consultant)
18.    Soleimanpour HR, The Molecular evaluation of common mitochondrial mutations in patients suspicious of LHON and MERRF, Master’s Degree, 2001 (Consultant)
19.    Vosoughi R, Epilepsy and driving, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 2000 (Consultant)
20.    Ghaffari S, Evaluating the median nerve nervous conduct state in normal people, General Medicine, 2000 (Consultant)
21.    Fattah A, Evaluating the frequency of clinical representations in non-traumatic sub-arachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) in Sina hospital, General Medicine, 2000 (Consultant)
22.    Mousavivand M, The comparative study of migraine and cluster headaches, General Medicine, 1999 (Advisor)
23.    Abdollahi M & Kazemi M, Evaluating the prevalence of diabetic neuropathy in patients referred to the diabetes clinic of Shariati hospital, General Medicine, 1999 (Advisor)
24.    Saedi Khameneh E, Evaluating the prevalence of important brain diseases in patients with non-acute headaches and risk factors and determining the relationship between the prevalence of lesions and risk factors, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1999 (Consultant)
25.    Asadi Karam, Evaluating hypocalemic paralyses patients, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, 1999 (Consultant)
26.    Ghodsi M, The comparative study of motor skills between 6-7 year old boys and girls, Master’s Degree, 1997 (Consultant)
27.    Rahmat Jirdeh M, Comparing treatment responses in familial and sporadic myoclonic epilepsy referred to Sina hospital, Specialty Course of “Neurology”, (Consultant)
Research Interests:
·    Headache
·    Face Pain

Research Projects:
Ongoing
·    DW MRI changes in patients presented with transient ischemic attack
·    Quality of life in epileptic patients
·    Evaluating the impact of Medicago sativa on treating essential tremor and its comparison to a placebo: a random double blind controlled trial
Completed
·    The prevalence of celiac in patients with an unknown source cerebellar ataxia
·    The effectiveness and side effects of Cinnarizine Vs. Sodium valproate in controlling migraine headaches
·    The effect of Aloporniul on treatment-resistant convulsions
·    The study of the etiology, types and accompanying disorders of brain paralysis
·    The treatment effect of the combination of Avonex and simvastatin in MS patients through MRI and clinical observations
·    DW MRI changes in patients presented with isolated acute ataxia
·    The effectiveness and side effects of Cinnarizine Vs. Propranolol in controlling migraine headaches in children

Publications:
·    Articles
   English

1.    Razeghi Jahromi S, Togha M, Hashemi Fesharaki S, Najafi M, Beladi Moghadam N, Arab Kheradmand J, Kazemi H, Gorji  A. Gastrointestinal adverse effects of antiepileptic drugs in intractable epileptic patients. European Journal of Epilepsy, January 2010 In Press Corrected Proof , Available online 14 January 2011 
2.   Thompson BB, Bejot Y, Caso V, Castillo J, Christense H, Flaherty ML, Foerch Ch, Ghandehari K, Giroud M, Greenberg SM, Hallevi H, Hemphill JC, Heushchmann P, Juvela S, Kimura K, Myint PhK, Nagakane YNaritomi, H, Passero S, Rodriguez-Yanez MR, Roquer J, Rosand J, Rost NS, Saloheimo P, Salomaa V, Sivenius J, Sorimachi T, Togha M, Toyoda K, Turaj W, Vemos KN, Wolfe Ch.DA, Woo D, Smithd E. Prior antiplatelet therapy and outcome following intracerebral hemorrhage: a systematic review. Neurology, 12: 75(15), October 2010
3.   Akhondzadeh S, Shafiee Sabet M, Harirchian MH, Togha M, Cheraghmakani H, Razeghi S, Hejazi SS, Yousefi MH, Alimardani R, Jamshidi A, Rezazadeh SA, Yousefi A, Zare F, Moradi A, Vossoughi A. Saffron in the treatment of patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease: a 16-week, randomized and placebo-controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Pharamacy & Therapeutics, February 2010
4.   Ahadi T, Raissi Gh, Togha M, Najat P. Saphenous neuropathy in a patient with low back pain. Journal of Brachial Plexus & Peripheral Nerve Injury, 16(10): 1749-7221, 502 case reports, January 2010
5.   Akhondzadeh S, Shafiee Sabet M, Harirchian MH, Togha M, Cheraghmakani H, Razeghi S, Hejazi SS, Yousefi MH, Alimardani R, Jamshidi A, Rezazadeh SA, Yousefi A, Zare F, Moradi A, Vossoughi A. A 22-week, multicenter, randomized double-blind controlled trial of Crocus sativus in the treatment of mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease. Psychopharmacology (Berl), January 2010
6.   Togha M, Ahmadi Karvigh S, Nabavi M, Beladhi Moghadam N, Harirchian MH, Sahraian MA, Enzevaei A, Nourian AR, Ghanaati H, Firouznia K, Jannati A, Shekiba M. Simvastatin treatment in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis receiving interferon beta 1a: a double-blind randomized controlled trial. SAGE Journals Online, June 29, 2009
7.   Razeghi S, Arefhosseini SR, Ebrahimi Mameghani M, Togha M, Roshangar L, Tarihi T. Prevention of Animal Model of Multiple Sclerosis by oral genistein, extracted from soy bean. Iranian Journal of Neurology, Vol.8, NO.26 & 27, Summer & Autumn 2009
8.   Salamati P, Karbakhsh M, Sadegian S, Togha M, Roiami R, Sadeghi M. Health status in Iran. A quarterly journal on Maghreb, the Middle East, Africa and Islamic studies. Vol. 34, No.1, 2009
9.   Razeghi, Eskandari, Ganji, Meysamie, Togha, Khashayar. Gabapantine and uremic pruritus in hemodialysis patients. LRNF: Renal Failure,  31,85-90, 2009
10.  Togha M, Razeghi E, Sahraian MA, Khorram M, Khashayar P. Outcome of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) remains. Southern Medical Journal,  102(1): 21-24, January 2009
11.  Togha M, Rahmat Jirde M, Nilavari K, Ashrafian H, Razeghi S, Kohan L. Cinnarizine in refractory migraine prophylaxis: efficacy and tolerability. A comparison with sodium alproate. The Journal of Headache and Pain, P.1, 2008
12.  Togha M, Ahmadi B, Akhondzadeh S, Razeghi S. Allopurinol in intractable epilepsy: A double-blind clinical trial. Tehran University Medical School Journal. 65 (11): 23-27, February 2008
13.  Togha M, Rahmat M, Nilavari K, Ashrafian H, Razrghi S, Kohan L. Cinnarizine in refractory migraine prophylaxis: efficacy and tolerability. A comparison with sodium alproate. The Journal of Headache and Pain, P. 1, 2008
14.  Togha M, Akhondzadeh S, Motamedi M, Ahmadi B, Razeghi S. Allopurinol as adjunctive therapy in intractable epilepsy: A double-blind and placebo-controlled trial. Archives of Medical Research. 38(3): 313-316, 2007
15.  Karimzadeh P, Togha M, Ghofrani M. 100 cases with acute ataxia. Iranian Journal of Child Neurology, October 2006
16.  Togha M, Ashrafian H, Tajik P. Open-label trial of cinnarizine in migraine prophylaxis. Headache American Headache Society, Blackwell Publications, 46, 2006
17.  Togha M, Rahmat M, Nilavari K, Ashrafian H. The efficacy and tolerability of Cinnarizine in migraine prophylaxis. Journal of Neurology, Vol. 253, May 2006
18.  Dowlatshahi SH, Ghofrani M, Togha M, Samaneh. Secondary prevention of upper Gastrointestinal bleeding in low dose aspirin users infected with helicobacter pylori. Medical Journal of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 19(1), May 2005
19.  Soleimanpour HR, Farhud DD, Bidooki SK, Andonian L, Togha M, Khanlari M. Molecular investigation of Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy common mutations in suspected patients. Iranian Journal of Public Health, 33(3): 1-9, May 2004
20.  Togha M, Bakhtavar KH. Factors associated with in-hospital mortality following intracerebral hemorrhage: a three-year study in Tehran – Iran. Archives of Medical Research. Biomed Central Neurology, 2004
21.  Sajedi F, Togha M, Karimzadeh P. A Survey of 200 cases of cerebral palsy in welfare and rehabilitation centers of Tehran. Archives of Medical Research. Saudi J Disabil Rehabil  9(1): 1-7, 2003
   Farsi
22.   Togha M, Moghadasi N, Mehdipoor B. A case report of Bickerestaf Encephalitis. TUMS Medical School Journal, 8 (68), 2010
23.   Togha M, Namakian F, Gheini M R, Aloosh M. Serum Triglyceride level and ischemic stroke. TUMS Medical School Journal, 7 (68), 2010
24.    Darabi L, Montazeri A, Ebrahimi F, Vahdaninia, Togha M. The effect of social and clinical factors on quality of life in epileptic patients. Paiesh Journal, 2 (9), 2010
25.   Togha M, Ahmadi B, Akhoundzadeh SH, Razeghi Jahromi S. Alloporinole in treatment-resistant epilepsies: A double-blind clinical trial. Medical School Journal, 65 (11): 23-27, February 2008
26.    Togha M, Ahmadi B, Akhoundzadeh SH, Razeghi Jahromi S. Alloporinole in treatment-resistant epilepsies: A double-blind clinical trial. Medical School Journal, 65 (11): 23-27, February 2008
27.    Razeghi Jahromi S, Togha M, Abedini Parizani M, Khashayar P. The effect of Piridoxin (B6 Vitamin) on reducing signs of premensturation syndrome in 16 to 45-year-old females. The Iranian Neurology Sciences Seasonal, 5 (13): 12-18, Spring 2006
28.   Togha M, Rahmat M. Comparing the effect of cinnarizin and Valproate Sodium in treatment-resistant migraines. Medical School Journal, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 2006
29.   Togha M, Dehghanzadeh F, Tondgouyan H. Evaluating spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage in Sina Hospital (1999-2001). Hakim Research Journal, 8 (1), Spring 2005
30.   Togha M, Gheini MR, Jamdi SH. Evaluating a 24-hour rest on preventing post ponction lumber representations. The Iranian Neurological Sciences Journal, Winter 2004
31.   Togha M, Soltanzadeh A, Abdollahi M, Kazemi M. Evaluating diabetic poly-neuropathy and its effective factors in diabetic patients referred to Diabetes Clinic of Shariati Hospital (September 2006 – September 2007). The Iranian Neurology Sciences Seasonal, 3 (7): 9-16, Summer 2003
32.    Togha M, Harirchian MH, Parchebaf N. Crisis incidence in patients with myasthenia Gravis in Sina and Imam Khomeini Hospitals (1991-2000). Medical School Journal, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, 46 (79), Spring 2003
33.    Ashrafian H, Togha M, Vosoughi R, Nikkhah K. Effect of Citicolin in brain stroke patients. Medical School Journal, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, 77 (45), Autumn 2002
34.    Togha M, Mehdizadeh E, Tahmasbi S. Causes of coma & its one-month prognosis in Sina Hospital. Medical School Journal, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 5 (60), 2002

·    Lectures/Posters in National & International Meetings
1.    2010: Antigliadin antibody in sporadic ataxia, ENS 2010
2.    2010: Short term corticosteroid therapy in MOH, ENS 2010
3.    2009: Isolated vertigo and possibility of brain ischemia: evaluation by Diffusion Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging, European Neurological Society, Milan – Italy
4.    November 2008: Pregnancy, breast-feeding and epilepsy, Epilepsy Seminar, Neuroscience Center & Epilepsy Society of Iran, Tehran – Iran
5.    June 7-11, 2008: Simvastation treatment multiple sclerosis patients receiving avol blid randomized control trial, 18th meeting of the European Neurological Society, Niece – France
6.    2008: European Neurological Society, Niece – France
    Warning Signs and Symptoms of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    Antiepileptic drugs and GI side effect
    The combination therapy of Simvastatin and Avonex in R.R.MS patients
7.    2008: Significant effect of high dose methotrexate on progressive relapsing MS: a case report, EFNS, Madrid – Spain
8.    2008: Treatment of intractable headaches, International Neurological Congress, Tehran – Iran
9.    2008: Sexual dysfunction & neurological diseases (sexual dysfunction), Pain Congress, Iran University & Neurological Research Center, Tehran – Iran
10.    2008: Trigeminal Neuralgia, Pain Congress, Iran University & Iran Neuroscience Center, Tehran – Iran
11.     2007: Faint and syncope, General practitioners symposium, Tehran – Iran
12.    November 2006: The effect of alloporinol on treatment-resistant epilepsies, Epilepsy Seminar, Tehran – Iran
13.    June 2006: Evaluating the effect if cinarizin in treatment-resistant migraines, The 13th International Congress on Iranian Neurologic Diseases & Clinical Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
14.    November 2005: Light at the end of the tunnel: memantine, statins, NSIADs and estrogen in treatment of alzheimers disease, The 1st International Congress on Alzhimer, Tehran – Iran
15.    November 2005: Primary progressive multiple sclerosis and its difference with other types, The 2nd International Congress on MS, Tehran – Iran
16.    May 2005: Migraine in children and teenagers, The 12th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran – Iran
17.    October 2004: Cognitive disorders in MS, MS Seminar, The Iranian Urology Association & The Iranian MS Society, Tehran – Iran
18.    June 2004: Reviewing autoimmune chronic polyneuropathy, The 11th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Tehran – Iran
19.    June 2003: Effective drugs for MS patients, The 10th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran – Iran
20.    June 2002: Evaluating coma cases in Sina Hospital, The 9th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran – Iran
21.    June 2002: Evaluating crisis cases in myasthenic patients in Sina and Imam Khomeini Hospitals (1991-2000) , The 9th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran – Iran
22.    October 2001: Radioculopatia and EMG, Electrophysiology Seminar, Tehran University, Tehran – Iran
23.    June 2001: Pregnancy and neurologic diseases, The 8th Congress on Neurology & Clinical Electrophysiology, Iran University, Tehran – Iran

·    Books
1.    Beladi N, Togha M. Neurology Emergencies. Tehran University of Medical Sciences Publications, 2002
2.    Togha M. Pregnancy & Neurological Diseases. Tehran University of Medical Sciences Publications, 2004
3.    12 Neurologists including Togha M. Muscle Diseases. 2006
4.    Ebrahimi F, Togha M, Electro encephalography alphabet. 2010

Competencies:
·    Language
o    Moderate in English
·    Computer
o    At ease with computer
§    Microsoft Office
§    SPSS




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