November 2016

Are Radiological Examinations Necessary for Mentally Handicapped Dental Patients?

Emrah Soylu 1, Alper Alkan 2, Salih Doğan 3, Yakup Üstün 4, Mustafa Denizhan Yıldırım 3, Dilek Günay Canpolat 2

1 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gaziosmanpasa University Faculty of Dentistry, Tokat, 2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Erciyes University Faculty of Dentistry, Kayseri, 3 Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Erciyes University Faculty of Dentistry, Kayseri, 4 Department of Endodontics, Erciyes University Faculty of Dentistry, Kayseri, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4666 Received: 30.05.2016 Accepted: 20.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 848-51

Corresponding Author: Emrah Soylu, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Gaziosmanpasa University Faculty of Dentistry, Tokat, Turkey. T.: +90 3562124222/7427 E-Mail: emrah.soylu@gop.edu.tr

Computed Tomography Findings in Traumatic Fractures of Thoracic and Lumbar Vertebrae

Ümit Yaşar Ayaz 1, Meriç Tüzün 2, Sevin Ayaz 3, Mehmet Akif Teber 4, Baki Hekimoğlu 2

1 Department of Radiology, Mersin Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Mersin, 2 Department of Radiology, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, 3 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Mersin State Hospital, Mersin, 4 Department of Radiology, Turgut Özal University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4669 Received: 30.05.2016 Accepted: 15.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 844-7

Corresponding Author: Ümit Yaşar Ayaz, Department of Radiology, Mersin Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Mersin, Turkey. T.: +90 3242230701-5102 GSM: +905377639442 F.: +90 3242230722 E-Mail: umityasarayaz@yahoo.com

Effect of Anesthetics During Oocyte Pick-Up Procedure on Oocyte Quality and Pregnancy

Aykut Urfalıoğlu 1, Aslı Yaylalı 2

1 Department of Anesthesia and Reanimation, 2 Department of Histology and Embryology, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, School of Medicine, Kahramanmaras, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4617 Received: 09.05.2016 Accepted: 15.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 840-3

Corresponding Author: Aykut Urfalioğlu, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, School of Medicine, Avsar Campus, 46100, Kahramanmaras, Turkey. GSM: +903442803434 F.: +90 3442804052 E-Mail: aykutmd1903@gmail.com

Three-Dimensional Volume Rendering Anatomy of the Carotid Canal

Enis Kuruoğlu 1, Mehmet Emin Onger 2, Cengiz Çokluk 1

1 Neurosurgery Department, 2 Histology and Embryology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4679 Received: 01.06.2016 Accepted: 12.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 835-9

Corresponding Author: Enis Kuruoglu, Department of Neurosurgery, Ondokuz Mayis University, Medical Faculty, 55139 Samsun, Turkey. T.: +90 3623121919/2188 F.: +90 3624576041 E-Mail:drenis@hotmail.com

The Coalescence of the Foramen Lacerum

Enis Kuruoğlu 1, Mehmet Emin Onger 2, Cengiz Çokluk 1

1 Neurosurgery Department, 2 Histology and Embryology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4678 Received: 01.o6.2016 Accepted: 12.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 831-4

Corresponding Author: Enis Kuruoglu, Department of Neurosurgery, Ondokuz Mayis University, Medical Faculty, 55139 Samsun, Turkey. T.: +90 3623121919/2188 F.: +90 3624576041 E-Mail: drenis@hotmail.com

Attempted Suicide Hanging Cases Admitted to Emergency Department

Macit Aydın, Sema Avcı, Selim Genç, Süleyman Altun, Engin Deniz Arslan, Seda Özkan, Fatih Büyükcam

Department of Emergency Medicine, Dışkapı Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4621 Received: 10.05.2016 Accepted: 09.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 828-30

Corresponding Author: Fatih Büyükcam, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Education & Research Hospital, Altindag, Ankara, Turkey. T.: +903125962000 F.: +903123186690 E-Mail: fatihbuyukcam@gmail.com

Assessment of the Safety of the Supraumbilical Compression Technique in Closed Laparoscopic Entry

Bülent Köstü 1, Önder Ercan 1, Alev Özer 1, Murat Bakacak 1, Özgür Özdemir 2, Fazıl Avcı 3

1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam University Hospital, Kahramanmaras, 2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Antalya Research and Education Hospital, Antalya, 3 Akşehir State Hospital, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4647 Received: 24.05.2016 Accepted: 04.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 824-7

Corresponding Author: Alev Özer, Kahramanmaraş Sütçü İmam Üniversite Hastanesi, Kahramanmaraş, Türkiye. T.: +90 3442803434 F.: +90 3442803409 E-Mail: serdarztb78@gmail.com

Is proBNP a Reliable Marker for the Evaluation of Fluid Load in Patients Undergoing Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy?

Seher Erdoğan, Arzu Oto, Mehmet Boşnak

Department of Pediatric Critical Care, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4616 Received: 09.05.2016 Accepted: 01.06.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 820-3

Corresponding Author: Seher Erdoğan, Department of Pediatric Critical Care, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, 27310, Gaziantep, Turkey. GSM: +905326678370 E-Mail:seher70@gmail.com

Toxic Metal and Essential Trace Element Levels of Blood Donors

Ismail Akinci 1, Engin Tutkun 2, Vugar Ali Turksoy 1, Hinc Yilmaz 3, Bayram Yuksel 1, Zeliha Kayaalti 1, Tulin Soylemezoglu 1, Hakkı Yılmaz 4, Sedat Abusoglu 5

1 Department of Forensic Sciences Institute, Ankara University, Ankara, 2 Department of Public Health, Bozok University Faculty of Medicine,Yozgat, 3 Department of Public Health, Yıldırım Beyazıt University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, 4 Department of Internal Medicine, Turgut Ozal University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, 5 Department of Biochemistry, Selcuk University Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4630 Received: 13.05.2016 Accepted: 30.05.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 816-9

Corresponding Author: Sedat Abusoglu, Department of Biochemistry, Selcuk University Faculty of Medicine, Konya, 42075, Turkey. T.: +90 3322415000 GSM: +905370212647 F.: +90 3322416065 E-Mail: sedatabusoglu@yahoo.com

Analysis of 24 Patients Who Were Amputated Due to a Malignant Tumor in the Skeleton

Hasan Göçer 1, Alper Çıraklı 2, Nevzat Dabak 1

1 Department of Orthopedic and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun, 2 Orthopedic and Traumatology Clinic, Kayseri Research and Training Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4562 Received: 20.04.2016 Accepted: 04.05.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 812-5

Corresponding Author: Alper Çıraklı, Department of Orthopedic and Traumatology, Kayseri Research and Training Hospital, 38010 Kocasinan, Kayseri, Turkey. GSM: +905052518823 E-Mail: alperomu@gmail.com

Investigation of Age-Related Changes in Expression of Aquaporin-1 and Aquaporin-3 in Rat Bone

Hilal Irmak Sapmaz 1, Murat Zümrüt 2, Seda Ocaklı 3, Murat Uysal 1, Kürşad Aytekin 4, Sabiha Kübra Alıcı 5, Ufuk Taş 1, Hüseyin Aslan 3

1 Gaziosmanpasa University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anatomy, Tokat, 2 Mevlana University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Konya, 3 Gaziosmanpasa University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Histology and Embryology, Tokat, 4 Giresun University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Giresun, 5 Gaziosmanpasa University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Tokat, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4519 Received: 30.03.2016 Accepted: 18.04.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 807-11

Corresponding Author: Hilal Irmak Sapmaz, Department of Anatomy, Gaziosmanpasa University, Faculty of Medicine, 60000 Tokat, Turkey. T.:+90 3562149444 (7334) F.: +90 3562133179 E-Mail: hisapmaz@yahoo.com

A Cross-Sectional Study of Epistaxis: Etiologic and Clinical Characteristics

Abdulkadir Özgür, Mehmet Birinci, Zerrin Özergin Coşkun, Suat Terzi, Özlem Çelebi Erdivanlı, Münir Demirci, Engin Dursun

Recep Tayyip Erdogan University, Medical Faculty, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Rize, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4336 Received: 25.01.2016 Accepted: 08.02.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 804-6

Corresponding Author: Abdulkadir Özgür, Recep Tayyip Erdogan University, Islampasa Mahallesi, Sehitler Caddesi, No: 74, 53020, Rize, Turkey. T.: +90 4642130491 F.: +90 4642170364 E-Mail: akozgur53@gmail.com

Medullary Thyroid Cancer: A Case Series and Review of the Literature

Murat Özgür Kılıç, Serdar Gökay Terzioğlu, Gül Dağlar

Department of General Surgery, Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4308 Received: 17.01.2016 Accepted: 07.02.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 799-803

Corresponding Author: Serdar Gökay Terzioğlu, Department of General Surgery, Numune Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905056552011 E-Mail: gokterzi@hotmail.com

Intraoperative Left Mamarian Artery Flow Measurement in Elderly Patients

Barcin Ozcem 2, Haydar Yasa 1, Muammed Akyuz 3, Onur Işık 3

1 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Batı Anadolu Central Hospital Bayraklı, Izmir, Turkey, 2 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Near East University Medical Faculty, Nicosia, Northern, Cyprus, 3 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Aegean University, Izmir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3889 Received: 16.09.2015 Accepted: 01.10.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 795-8

Corresponding Author: Barcin Ozcem, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Near East University Medical Faculty, Nicosia, Northern, Cyprus. T.: +90 3926751000-1259 GSM: +905338551982 E-Mail: drbarcinozcem@gmail.com

Radiological Evaluation of the Tuffier’s Line in Pediatric Patients

Mehmet Sargın, Mehmet Selçuk Uluer, Mahmut Sami Tutar, Sadık Özmen

Konya Training and Research Hospital, Anesthesiology and Reanimation Department, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3275 Received: 30.01.2015 Accepted: 25.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 791-4

Corresponding Author: Mehmet Sargın, Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Konya Training and Research Hospital, Konya,Turkey. GSM: +905322662766 F.: +90 3323236723 E-Mail: mehmet21sargin@yahoo.com

Do Local Anesthetics Containing Epinephrine Affect Blood Pressure in the Elderly?

Ayşe Hande Arpacı 1, Berrin Işık 2, Merve N. Kadıoğlu 1, Ali Hantash Abu Hanttash 1, Ayegül M. Tüzüner Öncül 1

1 Ağız, Diş ve Çene Cerrahisi AD, Ankara Üniversitesi Diş Hekimliği Fakültesi, 2 Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon AD, Gazi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Beşevler, Ankara, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3292 Received: 04.02.2015 Accepted: 14.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 786-90

Corresponding Author: Ayşe Hande Arpaci, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ankara University Faculty of Dentistry, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey. T.: +90 3122965575 F.: +90 3122135474 E-Mail: handarpaci@yahoo.com

Evaluation of Dietary Intake of Various Vitamins in Menopausal Women with Hot Flashes

Aytekin Tokmak 1, Demet Öztürkkan 1, Ali İrfan Güzel 1, Mehmet Çınar 1, Fatma Çelik 2, Mustafa Uğur 1

1 Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zekai Tahir Burak Women’s Health Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, 2 Public Health, Dicle University School of Medicine, Diyarbakır, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3271 Received: 27.01.2015 Accepted: 14.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 781-5

Corresponding Author: Aytekin Tokmak, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zekai Tahir Burak Women’s Health Education and Research Hospital, 06230, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905056335064 F.: +90 3123124931 E-Mail: aytekintokmak@gmail.com

Cesarean Section At Full Cervical Dilatation: When Is It Troubling For Newborn?

Mahmut Kuntay Kokanalı, Hasan Onur Topçu, Demet Kokanalı, Ali Irfan Güzel, Burak Elmas, Mehmet Keçecioğlu, Sabri Cavkaytar, Melike Doğanay

Zekai Tahir Burak Woman’s Health Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3269 Received: 27.01.2015 Accepted: 14.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 777-80

Corresponding Author: Mahmut Kuntay Kokanalı, Güzeltepe Mah. Halide Nusret Zorlutuna Sok. No: 6/4, Cankaya, Ankara, Türkiye. GSM: +905052429576 F.: +90 3123124931 E-Mail: kuntaykokanali@gmail.com.tr

Elevated Neutrophil/Lymphocyte Ratio is Associated with Appropriate Shock After ICD Implantation

Hasan Yucel 1, Ali Zorlu 1, Hakki Kaya 1, Tarık Kıvrak 2, Recep Kurt 1, Kutay Yıldırımlı 1, Mehmet Birhan Yilmaz 1

1 Departments of Cardiology, Cumhuriyet University Medical School, 2 Sivas Numune State Hospital, Clinic of Cardiology, Sivas, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3260 Received: 23.01.2015 Accepted: 11.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 772-6

Corresponding Author: Ali Zorlu, Departments of Cardiology, Cumhuriyet University Medical School, Sivas, Turkey. T.: +90 3462581805 F.: +90 3462191268 E-Mail: dralizorlu@gmail.com

The Clinical Effect of Platelet–Rich Plasma Prepared Through Different Activation Methods on Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

Nevres Hürriyet Aydoğan 1, Deniz Gül 2, Serkan İltar 3, Ahmet Özmeriç 3, Talip Kara 3, Alper Öztürk 3, Kadir Bahadır Alemdaroğlu 3

1 Mugla Sıtkı Kocman University, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Mugla, 2 Tokat Public Hospital, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Tokat, 3 Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3251 Received: 19.01.2015 Accepted: 08.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 767-71

Corresponding Author: Ahmet Özmeriç, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905052520477 F.: +90 3123193295 E-Mail: aozmeric77@yahoo.com

Choroidal and Ganglion Cell Complex Thicknesses in Subjects with Type A Behavior Pattern: An Optical Coherence Tomography Study

Gülizar Demirok 1, Ahmet Gül 2, Erol Turaçlı 1, Sertaç Öztürk 1, Ahmet Şengün 1

1 Eye Deparment, 2 Psychiatric Clinic, Ufuk University, Faculty of Medicine, Dr Rıdvan Ege Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3253 Received: 21.01.2015 Accepted: 08.02.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 763-6

Corresponding Author: Gülizar Demirok, Kızılırmak Street. 1425. Avenue. Hayat Sebla Apartment Number 30/37, Çukurambar, Ankara, Turkey. T.: +90 3122044000 F.: +90 3122041212 E-Mail address: gsoyugelen@yahoo.com

Anesthesia Management for Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure in Pediatric Patients

Mehmet Emin İnce 1, Gökhan Özkan 1, Ayhan Kılıç 2, Suat Doğancı 3, Vedat Yıldırım 1

1 Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, 2 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, 3 Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Gulhane Military Academy of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3231 Received: 13.01.2015 Accepted: 24.01.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 760-2

Corresponding Author: Gökhan Özkan, GATA Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon A.D. Etlik, Ankara, Turkey. T.: +9 0 3123045218 E-Mail: dr.gozkan@gmail.com

The Effect of Hyperprolactinemia on Semen Parameters

Mehmet Zeynel Keskin 1, Salih Budak 1, Saim Gubari 2, Orcun Celik 1, Okan Nabi Yalbuzdağ 1, Yusuf Özlem İlbey 1

1 Urology Clinic, 2 Clinical Embryology, Aegean Maternity Hospital ART Center, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.3186 Received: 29.12.2014 Accepted: 18.01.2015 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 757-9

Corresponding Author: Mehmet Zeynel Keskin, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, Urology Clinic, Izmir, Turkey. GSM: +905422503256 F.: +90 2324330756 E-Mail : zeynel_akd@hotmail.com

Acute Dystonia in a Child Receiving Metoclopramide: Case Report

Alaaddin Yorulmaz, Sadiye Sert

Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Kliniği, Konya Beyhekim Devlet Hastanesi, Konya, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4705 Received: 16.06.2016 Accepted: 17.07.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 855-7

Corresponding Author: Alaaddin Yorulmaz, Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Bölümü, Konya Beyhekim Devlet Hastanesi, Konya, Türkiye. GSM: +905327806974 T.: +90 3322243060 F.: +90 3322631245 E-Mail: dralaaddin@mynet.com

Lower Lobe Pneumonia Presenting with a Picture of Acute Abdomen: Case Report

Alaaddin Yorulmaz 1, Hulusi Burak Tanır 2, Mehmet Yücel 1, Semiha Hidayetoğlu 3

1 Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Kliniği, 2 Çocuk Cerrahi Kliniği, 3 Radyoloji Kliniği, Konya Beyhekim Devlet Hastanesi, Konya, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4715 Received: 22.06.2016 Accepted: 18.07.2016 Printed: 01.11.2016 J Clin Anal Med 2016;7(6): 852-4

Corresponding Author: Alaaddin Yorulmaz, Çocuk Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Bölümü, Konya Beyhekim Devlet Hastanesi, Konya, Türkiye. GSM: +905327806974 T.: +90 3322243060 F.: +90 3322631245 E-Mail: dralaaddin@mynet.com