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Spine

SPINE RESEARCH GROUP

The spine research Group of Sports medicine research center was formally established on January 2011 to run innovative basic and clinical researches on diagnostic, preventions and treatment of spine related disorders. The aim of this group is to foster the spine related researches with special focus on low back pain and neck pain as global health issues. The members of this group collaborate on research related to spinal disorders and meet each other monthly to discuss on new research projects and to report the progression of ongoing projects.

Our Memembers

 

 

Ramin Kordi MD, PhD, Fell Interventional Spine

Sports and Exercise Medicine Specialist, Tehran University of Medical Science

Head of Sports Medicine Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Science

Vice-Chancellor for Global Strategies and International Affairs, Tehran University of Medical Science

contact: ramin_kordi@tums.ac.ir

 

 

Pardis Noormohammadpour MD

Assistant Professor of Sports and Exercise Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Science

contact: drpardis22@gmail.com

 

 

 

Mohsen Rostami MD

Resident of Neurosurgery, Tehran University of Medical Science
Ph.D candidate

Contact: Rostami.moh@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

Farzin Farahbakhsh MD, MPH

Resident of Neurosurgery, Tehran University of Medical Science

Contact: farzin.farahbakhsh@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

Mohammad Ali Mansournia MD, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Senior Associate Editor (Biostatistics), British Journal of Sports Medicine
contact: mansournia_ma@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

Missions:

Determination of Risk factors and Epidemiology of spinal pain among Iranian population (athletes and general population)

Reduction in prevalence of spinal pain among Iranian population (athletes and general population)

Reduction of spinal pain related disability among Iranian population (athletes and general population)

Projects:

 

Ultrasound imaging in diagnosis and rehabilitation of spinal pain

Publications

 

Linek P, Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA, Wolny T, Sikora D. Morphological changes of the lateral abdominal muscles in adolescent soccer players with low back pain: A prospective cohort study. Journal of Sport and Health Science 2018.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Dehghani-Firouzabadi A, Mansournia MA, Mohseni-Bandpei MA, Moghaddam N, Miri M et al. Comparison of the Cross-Sectional Area of Longus Colli Muscle Between Patients With Cervical Radicular Pain and Healthy Controls. PM R 2017;9:120-6.

 

Borna S, Noormohammadpour P, Linek P, Mansournia MA, Kordi R. Ultrasound measurements of the lateral abdominal muscle thicknesses in girls with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Asian Journal of Sports Medicine 2017;8: e32274.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Hosseini Khezri A, Linek P, Mansournia MA, Hassannejad A, Younesian A et al. Comparison of Lateral Abdominal Muscle Thickness and Cross Sectional Area of Multifidus in Adolescent Soccer Players with and without Low Back Pain: A Case Control Study. Asian J Sports Med 2016;7:e38318.

 

Heidari P, Farahbakhsh F, Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Kordi R. The role of ultrasound in diagnosis of the causes of low back pain: a review of the literature. Asian journal of sports medicine. 2015 Mar;6(1).

 

Rostami M, Ansari M, Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA, Kordi R. Ultrasound assessment of trunk muscles and back flexibility, strength and endurance in off-road cyclists with and without low back pain. J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 2015;28:635-44.

 

Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA, Hantoushzadeh S, Farahbakhsh F, Nourian R et al. Comparison of the thickness of lateral abdominal muscles between pregnant women with and without low back pain. PM R 2015;7:474-8.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Ansari M, Mansournia MA, Rostami M, Nourian R, Kordi R. Reversal time of postprandial changes of the thickness of abdominal muscles employing ultrasound measurements. Man Ther 2015;20:194-9.

 

Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Sadeghian AH, Mansournia MA, Kordi R. The effect of lumbar support on the ultrasound measurements of trunk muscles: a single-blinded randomized controlled trial. PM&R. 2014 Apr 1;6(4):302-8.

 

Rostami M, Abedi Yekta AH, Noormohammadpour P, Farahbakhsh F, Kordi M, Kordi R. Relations between lateral abdominal muscles thickness, body mass index, waist circumference and skin fold thickness. Acta Med Iran 2013;51:101-6.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Kordi R, Dehghani S, Rostami M. The effect of abdominal resistance training and energy restricted diet on lateral abdominal muscles thickness of overweight and obese women. J Bodyw Mov Ther 2012;16:344-50

 

Kordi R, Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA. The effect of food consumption on the thickness of abdominal muscles, employing ultrasound measurements. European Spine Journal. 2011 Aug 1;20(8):1312-7.

Epidemiologic studies on spinal pain

Publications

 

Noormohammadpour P, Farahbakhsh F, Farahbakhsh F, Rostami M, Kordi R. Prevalence of Neck Pain among Athletes: A Systematic Review. Asian Spine J 2018.

 

Farahbakhsh F, Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Zade AM, Hassanmirazaei B, Jouibari MF et al. Prevalence of low back pain among athletes: A systematic review. J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 2018.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Borghei A, Mirzaei S, Mansournia MA, Ghayour-Najafabadi M, Kordi M et al. The Risk Factors of Low Back Pain in Female High-School Students. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2018.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA, Koohpayehzadeh J, Asgari F, Rostami M, Rafei A, Kordi R. Prevalence of Chronic Neck Pain, Low Back Pain, and Knee Pain and Their Related Factors in Community-Dwelling Adults in Iran. The Clinical journal of pain. 2017 Feb 1;33(2):181-7.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Rostami M, Mansournia MA, Farahbakhsh F, Shahi MH, Kordi R. Low back pain status of female university students in relation to different sport activities. European spine journal. 2016 Apr 1;25(4):1196-203.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Mansournia MA, Asadi-Lari M, Nourian R, Rostami M, Kordi R. A Subtle Threat to Urban Populations in Developing Countries: Low Back Pain and its Related Risk Factors. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2016;41:618-27.

Non-surgical treatment of spinal pains

Publications

 

Noormohammadpour P, Kordi M, Mansournia MA, Akbari-Fakhrabadi M, Kordi R. The Role of a Multi-Step Core Stability Exercise Program in the Treatment of Nurses with Chronic Low Back Pain: A Single-Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial. Asian Spine J 2018;12:490-502.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Tayyebi F, Mansournia MA, Sharafi E, Kordi R. A concise rehabilitation protocol for sub-acute and chronic non-specific neck pain. J Bodyw Mov Ther 2017;21:472-80.

 

Rostami M, Noormohammadpour P, Sadeghian AH, Mansournia MA, Kordi R. The effect of lumbar support on the ultrasound measurements of trunk muscles: a single-blinded randomized controlled trial. PM&R. 2014 Apr 1;6(4):302-8.

 

Kordi R, Abolhasani M, Rostami M, Hantoushzadeh S, Mansournia MA, Vasheghani-Farahani F. Comparison between the effect of lumbopelvic belt and home based pelvic stabilizing exercise on pregnant women with pelvic girdle pain; a randomized controlled trial. Journal of back and musculoskeletal rehabilitation. 2013 Jan 1;26(2):133-9.

Validation and development of spine pain related questionnaires.

Publications

 

Noormohammadpour P, Tavana B, Mansournia MA, Zeinalizadeh M, Mirzashahi B, Rostami M et al. Translation, Cross-cultural Adaptation and Validation of the Farsi Version of NIH Task Force’s Recommended Multidimensional Minimal Dataset for Research on Chronic Low Back Pain. Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2018;43:E537-E44.

 

Noormohammadpour P, Hosseini Khezri A, Farahbakhsh F, Mansournia MA, Smuck M, Kordi R. Reliability and Validity of Athletes Disability Index Questionnaire. Clin J Sport Med 2018;28:159-67.