January 2017

Chiari’s Network: Association with Other Congenital Heart Diseases

Hashem E Khosroshahi 1, Esra Akyüz Özkan 2

1 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, 2 Department of Pediatrics, Bozok University Medical Faculty, Yozgat, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4603 Received: 04.05.2016 Accepted: 10.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 27-30

Corresponding Author: Esra Akyüz Özkan, Department of Pediatrics, Bozok University Medical Faculty, Yozgat, Turkey. GSM: +905067026694 F.: +90 3542140612 E-Mail: esra.akyuz@mynet.com

Comparison of Preincisional and Postincisional 0.25% Levobupivacaine Infiltration in Thyroid Surgery

Mürsel Ekinci 1, Birzat Emre Gölboyu 1, Ayşe Nur Yeksan 2, Onur Dülgeroğlu 3, Murat Aksun 4, Pınar Karaca Baysal 1

1 Clinic of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Kars State Hospital, Kars, 2 Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Kafkas University Medical Faculty, Kars, 3 Clinic of General Surgery, Kars State Hospital, Kars, 4 Clinic of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Katip Çelebi Education and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4707 Received: 16.06.2016 Accepted: 25.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 74-7

Corresponding Author: Mürsel Ekinci, Clinic of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Kars State Hospital, 36100, Merkez, Kars, Turkey. GSM: +905067137596 E-Mail: murselek@mynet.com

Prevalence of Smoking and Risk Factors Among Students at a University in Turkey

Ülken Tunga Babaoğlu 1, Şükran Şimşek 2, Serhat Özdenk 3, Gökçe Demir 4, Sibel Cevizci 5

1 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ahi Evran, Kırşehir, 2 Department of Child Development, College of Health, University of Ahi Evran, Kırşehir, 3 Department of Physical Education and Sports Teacher, School of Physical Education and Sports, University of Ahi Evran, Kırşehir, 4 Department of Nursing, College of Health, University of Ahi Evran, Kırşehir, 5 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Onsekiz Mart, Canakkale, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4631 Received: 31.05.2016 Accepted: 21.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 68-73

Corresponding Author: Ulken Tunga Babaoglu, Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Ahi Evran University, Bagbaşı Campus, 40100, Kırsehir, Turkey. T.: +90 3862843900 E-Mail: utbabaoglu@ahievran.edu.tr

Matrix Metalloproteinases and Oxidative Stress in Patients with AECOPD

Halef Okan Dogan 1, Hüseyın Aydın 1, Özlem Demirpençe 1, Fatma Mutlu Kukul Güven 2, Yusuf Kenan Tekin 2, Ali Şahin 3

1 Department of Biochemistry, 2 Department of Emergency Medicine, 3 Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cumhuriyet, Sivas, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4718 Received: 24.06.2016 Accepted: 20.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 64-7

Corresponding Author: Halef Okan Doğan, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cumhuriyet, Sivas, Turkey. T.: +90 3462191010 E-Mail address: halefokan@gmail.com

The Effectiveness of Adjuvant Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Adults who Underwent Hypospadias Surgery

Önder Kara 1, Ercan Malkoç 2, Furkan Dursun 2, Mesut Mutluoğlu 3, Zeki Aktaş 2, Ali Memiş 3, Hasan Soydan2, Ferhat Ateş 2

1 Üroloji Anabilim Dalı, Amasya Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Amasya, 2 Üroloji Servisi, Gülhane Askeri Tıp Akademisi, Haydarpaşa Eğitim Hastanesi, İstanbul, 3 Sualtı Hekimliği ve Hiperbarik Tıp Servisi, Gülhane Askeri Tıp Akademisi, Haydarpaşa Eğitim Hastanesi, İstanbul, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4691 Received: 15.06.2016 Accepted: 17.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 60-3

Corresponding Author: Önder Kara, Üroloji Polikliniği, Amasya Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Eğitim Araştırma Hastanesi, 05100, Amasya, Türkiye. GSM: +905332374067 E-Mail: onerkara@yahoo.com

Biomechanical Evaluation of the Effect of Intramedullary Fibular Graft in Proximal Humeral Fractures

Tugrul Bulut 1, Ulas Akgun 2, Bora Uzun 3, Atilla Citlak 4, Muhittin Sener 1

1 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, 2 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Faculty of Medicine, Mugla, 3 Department of Biomechanics, Health Sciences Institute, Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, 4 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4684 Received: 04.06.2016 Accepted: 07.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 56-9

Corresponding Author: Tugrul Bulut, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, 35360, Izmir, Turkey. GSM: +905052595694 F.: +90 2322431530 E-Mail: drtugrulbulut@yahoo.com

Factors Effecting Mortality on Patients Operated on Due to Gastric Carcinoma

Tolga Dinc, Selami Ilgaz Kayilioglu, Mesut Tez, Faruk Coskun

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

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4704 Received: 15.06.2016 Accepted: 11.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 52-5

Corresponding Author: Tolga Dinc, Genel Cerrahi Servisi, Ankara Numune Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Altındağ, Ankara, Türkiye. T.: +90 3125085241 GSM: +905324812275 F.: +90 3123103460 E-Mail : tolga_dr@hotmail.com

Academic Motivations and Academic Self-Efficacy of Nursing Students

Gamze Sarıkoc 1, Emine Oksuz 2

1 Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 2 Department of Psychiatric Nursing, Gulhane Military Medical Academy School of Nursing, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4654 Received: 27.05.2016 Accepted: 22.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 47-51

Corresponding Author: Gamze Sarıkoç, Department of Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06010, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905306422313 E-Mail: gsarikoc@gata.edu.tr

Treatment and Follow Up Outcomes of Patients with Peroneal Nerve Injury: A Single Center Experience

Dagistan Yasar

Department of Neurosurgery, Abant İzzet Baysal University, Faculty of Medicine, Bolu, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4610 Received: 06.05.2016 Accepted: 15.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 44-6

Corresponding Author: Dagistan Yasar, Department of Neurosurgery, 14280 Gölköy, Bolu, Turkey. GSM: +905053465953 F.: +90 3742534615 E-mail: dagistanyasar@hotmail.com

Dyspepsia, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and Hematological Parameters in Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis

Sevilay Kılıç 1, Sibel Cevizci 1, Hacer Sen 1, Selda Isik 1, Fahri Gunes 1, Emine Binnetoglu 1, Meliha Merve Hiz 2, Zerrin Ogretmen 1

1 Department of Dermatology, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University School of Medicine, 2 Department of Biology, Facultyof Science & Arts, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Canakkale, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4556 Received: 15.04.2016 Accepted: 13.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 40-3

Corresponding Author: Sevilay Oğuz, Department of Dermatology, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University School of Medicine, Canakkale, Turkey. GSM: +905377930419 E-Mail: sevilay.oguz@gmail.com

Evaluation of the Contralateral Ear in Patients with Chronic Otitis Media

Ömer Bayır 1, Ahmet Uluat 2, Meltem Tulğar 3, Mehmet Eser Sancaktar 4, Ali Özdek 1, Güleser Saylam 1, Emel Çadallı Tatar 1, Mehmet Hakan Korkmaz 1-5

1 Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ministry of Health, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, 2 Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Dumlupınar University, Evliya Çelebi Training and Research Hospital, Kütahya, 3 Department of Audiology, Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Faculty of Medicine, Graduate School of Health Sciences, Ankara, 4 Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Ministry of Health, Samsun Training and Research Hospital, Samsun, 5 Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Yildirim Beyazit University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4615 Received: 17.05.2016 Accepted: 12.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 36-9

Corresponding Author: Ahmet Uluat, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Dumlupınar University, Evliya Çelebi Training and Research Hospital, 4300, Kütahya, Turkey. GSM: +905059250531 E-Mail: opdrahmetuluat@gmail.com

Mid-term Results of Rotating Hinged Knee Prosthesis

Abdul Fettah Buyuk 1, Deniz Kargin 2, Ismet Yalkin Camurcu 3, Hanifi Ucpunar 4, Bekir Eray Kilinc 5, Mehmet Akif Kaygusuz 6

1 Orthopedics Department, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, 2 Orthopedics Department, Baltalimani Bone Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, 3 Orthopedics Department, Devrek State Hospital, Zonguldak, 4 Baltalimani Bone Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, 5 Orthopedics Department, Igdir State Hospital, Igdır, 6 Orthopedics Department, Baltalimani Bone Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4642 Received: 20.05.2016 Accepted: 06.06.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 31-5

Corresponding Author: Bekir Eray Kilinc, Mehmet Akif Mah. 23 Nisan Cad. No:66/2 15300, Bucak, Burdur, Turkey. GSM: +905306061884 E-Mail: dreraykilinc@gmail.com

Adropin Levels in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Patients

Hacer Sen 1, Gokhan Erbag 1, Emıne Bınnetoglu 1, Mustafa Eroglu 2, Hakan Turkon 3, Satı Zeynep Tekin 4, Mehmet Asık 2

1 Department of General Medicine, 2 Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 3 Department of Clinical Biochemistry, 4 Department of Microbiology, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University School of Medicine, Canakkale, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4508 Received: 28.03.2016 Accepted: 16.05.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 23-6

Corresponding Author: Hacer Şen, Depatment of İnternal Medicine, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Faculty of Medicine, Çanakkale, Türkiye. T.: +905054812133 F.: +90 2862200208 E-Mail: hcrgrsy@hotmail.com

Bone Mineral Density Measurements of Adult Males in Mersin: Comparison of Lumbar Spine and Femur

Sevin Ayaz 1, Mehmet Ercüment Döğen 2

1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, Mersin State Hospital, 2 Department of Radiology, Mersin Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Mersin, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4578 Received: 24.04.2016 Accepted: 10.05.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 19-22

Corresponding Author: Sevin Ayaz, Nükleer Tıp Bölümü, S.B. Mersin Devlet Hastanesi, Mersin, Turkey. GSM: +905377639443 F.: +90 3243360256 E-Mail: sevinayaz@yahoo.com

DTPA and MAG3 scintigraphy in Acute Renal Allograft Dysfunction: Comparison of Diagnostic Values

Sevin Ayaz¹, Ayşe Aktaş², Gökhan Moray³

¹Department of Nuclear Medicine, Mersin State Hospital, Mersin, ²Department of Nuclear Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Başkent University, Ankara, ³Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Başkent University, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4572 Received: 22.04.2016 Accepted: 06.05.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 14-8

Corresponding Author: . Sevin Ayaz, Nükleer Tip Bölümü, Mersin Devlet Hastanesi, 33050 Mersin, Turkey. GSM: +905377639443 F.: +90 3243360256 E-Mail: sevinayaz@yahoo.com

Increased Pathological Worry Levels in Patients with Alopecia Areata

Başak Şahin 1, Esra Akyol Soydaş 2, Sevilay Oğuz 3, Selda Işık 3, Hulya Ertekın 1

1 Department of Psychiatry, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Faculty of Medicine, Çanakkale, 2 Deparment of Psychiatry, Yenimahalle Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, 3 Department of Dermatology,Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Faculty of Medicine, Çanakkale, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4527 Received: 03.04.2016 Accepted: 06.05.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 10-3

Corresponding Author: Esra Akyol Soydaş, Psikiyatri Poliklinigi, Yenimahalle Egitim ve Arastırma Hastanesi, Batıkent, Ankara, Turkey. E-Mail: esra_akyol@hotmail.com

Soluble Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor (suPAR) in the Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism

Nigar Dirican¹, Ayşe Aynali², Munire Cakir¹, Sule Atalay¹, H.Ahmet Bircan¹, Onder Ozturk¹, Ahmet Akkaya¹

¹Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, ²Department of Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4557 Received: 15.04.2016 Accepted: 27.04.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 6-9

Corresponding Author: Nigar Dirican, Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Suleyman Demirel University, 32260, Isparta, Turkey. T.: +90 2462119332 E-Mail: nigardirican@yahoo.com

Demographic, Clinical and Genetic Features of the Patients with Familial Mediterranean Fever

Anıl Karakayalı 1, Sukran Erten 2, Selçuk Akan 1, Alpaslan Altunoglu 3, Cahide Erzurum 1, Gülay Güleç Ceylan 4, Murat Suher 1

1 Departments of Internal Medicine, 2 Departments of Rheumatology, 3 Departments of Nephrology, 4 Departments of Medical Genetics, Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Atatürk Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4534 Received: 04.04.2016 Accepted: 26.04.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 1-5

Corresponding Author: Selçuk Akan, Üniversiteler Mahallesi, Bilkent Caddesi No:1, 06800, Çankaya, Ankara, Türkiye. GSM: +905057545875 E-Mail: dr_selcukakan@hotmail.com

Zinc: Does it Have Radioprotective Effect on Major Salivary Glands?

Murat Sadic 1, Hasan Ikbal Atilgan 2, Nihat Yumusak 3, Meliha Korkmaz 1, Gökhan Koca 1

1 Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Health Sciences, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, 2 Division of Nuclear Medicine, Ministry of Health Kahramanmaras Necip Fazıl City Hospital, Kahramanmaras, 3 Department of Veterinary Pathology, Harran University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4742 Received: 12.07.2016 Accepted: 25.07.2016 Printed: 01.01.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(1): 78-82

Corresponding Author: Murat Sadic, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Health Sciences, Ankara Training and Research Hospital, 06560 Ankara, Turkey. T.: +90 3125953608 F.: +90 3125953854 E-Mail: mdmuratsadic@gmail.com