September 2017

Penile Size in Term Infants

Nazile Ertürk 1, Alkım Öden Akman 2, Necip Ömer Kandemir 3

1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University, Muğla, 2 Department of Pediatrics, Ankara Child Diseases Hematology and Oncology Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, 3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Etlik Zubeyde Hanim Maternity Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4918 Received: 12.01.2017 Accepted: 28.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 444-7

Corresponding Author: Nazile Erturk, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Mugla, Turkey. GSM: +905057976577 E-Mail: erturknazile@gmail.com

A Retrospective Analyses of Newborns Operated Due to Midline Spinal Closure Defect: A Single Center Experience

Zühtü Özbek, Emre Özkara, Murat Vural

Departments of Neurosurgery, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, School of Medicine Eskisehir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4946 Received: 06.02.2017 Accepted: 20.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 440-3

Corresponding Author: Zühtü Özbek, Department of Neurosurgery, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, School of Medicine, 26480 Eskisehir, Turkey. T.: +90 2222392979 (local:3508) E-Mail: zuhtuozbek@gmail.com

Evaluation of Patients with Suspected Influenza in the 2016 Winter Season

Tuğba Yanık Yalçın 1, Dilara Yıldırım 2, Mesut Parlak 3, Merdan Mustafa Özcan 1

1 Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 2 Medical Microbiology, 3 Medical PharmacologySivas Numune Hospital, Sivas, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4935 Received: 27.01.2017 Accepted: 20.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 436-9

Corresponding Author: Tugba Yanik Yalcin, Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Sivas Numune State Hospital, 58140, Sivas, Turkey. T.: +90 346 4444458 (2011) GSM: +905053193266 F.: +90 3462239530 E-Mail: t_u_ba@hotmail.com

Low Quality of Life and its Associated Risk Factors in Parents of Children with Cerebral Palsy in the Northwest of Iran; A Case Control Study

Mahnaz Hejazi Shirmard 1, Mahdieh Seyyedi 1, Vahideh Toopchizadeh 2, Morteza Ghojazadeh 3

1 Faculty of Rehabilitation, 2 Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research Center, 3 Liver & Gastrointestinal Disease Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4939 Received: 01.02.2017 Accepted: 16.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 431-5

Corresponding Author: Vahideh Toopchizadeh, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran. T.: +984133373967; F.: +984133373967 E-Mail: toopchi.v@gmail.com

How Should be the Education Before the Urological Laparoscopic Surgery?

Adem Altunkol, Deniz Abat, Mehmet Eflatun Deniz, Zafer Gökhan Gürbüz

Department of Urology, University of Health Sciences, Adana Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4941 Received: 03.02.2017 Accepted: 13.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 428-30

Corresponding Author: Adem Altunkol, Department of Urology, University of Health Sciences, Adana Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey. GSM: +905076074572 E-Mail: ademaltunkol@hotmail.com

Hepatitis C Seropositivity and Distribution of HCV Genotypes

Arzu İrvem 1, Kamil Özdil 2, Ayten Kadanalı 3, Gül Karagöz 3

1 Mikrobiyoloji Bölümü, 2 Gastroenteroloji Bölümü, 3 Enfeksiyon Hastalıkları Bölümü, Ümraniye Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, İstanbul, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4926 Received: 23.01.2017 Accepted: 10.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 425-7

Corresponding Author: Arzu İrvem, Mikrobiyoloji Bölümü, Ümraniye Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Elmalıkent, 34764 Ümraniye, İstanbul, Türkiye. T.: +90 2166321818-4958 E-Mail:arzuirvem93@gmail.com

Comparison of Penile Prosthesis Methods:Which is More Successful?

Selçuk Esengen 1, İsmail Nalbant 2, Ufuk Öztürk 3, Can Tuygun 3, Serkan Yıldız 4, Musa Ekici 5, Muhammed Abdurrahim İmamoğlu 6

1 Polatlı Devlet Hastanesi, Ankara, 2 Ordu Universitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Ordu, 3 Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Eğitim Araştırma Hastanesi, Ankara, 4 Siirt Devlet Hastanesi, Siirt, 5 Hitit Universitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Çorum, 6 Bozok Universitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Yozgat, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4922 Received: 18.01.2017 Accepted: 12.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 421-4

Corresponding Author: İsmail Nalbant, Ordu Universitesi Tıp Fakültesi, 52200, Ordu, Türkiye. T.: +90 4522250185 F.: +90 4522250190 E-Mail: nalbant60@yahoo.com

Frequency and Affecting Factors of Premenstrual Syndrome Among Turkish Female University Students

Ruhusen Kutlu, Nur Demirbas, Fatma Dagıstan

Department of Family Medicine, Meram Medical Faculty, University of Necmettin Erbakan, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4910 Received: 11.01.2017 Accepted: 08.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 416-20

Corresponding Author: Nur Demirbas, Department of Family Medicine, Meram Medical Faculty, University of Necmettin Erbakan, Konya, Turkey. T.: +90 3322237319 F.:+90 3322236181 E-Mail: ndemirbas76@hotmail.com

Effect of Gum Chewing and Coffee Consumption on Intestinal Motility in Caesarean Sections

Abdullah Göymen 1, Yavuz Şimşek 2, Şükran Esra Özkaplan 1, Halil İbrahim Özdurak 1, Yaşam Kemal Akpak 3, Altuğ Semiz 4, Serkan Oral 5

1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, SANKO University, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, 2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kırıkkale University, Faculty of Medicine, Kırıkkale, 3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, 4 Fetal Medicine and Perinatology Unit, Memorial Hospital, Istanbul, 5 Department of Assisted Reproduction, LIV Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4901 Received: 03.01.2017 Accepted: 07.02.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 411-5

Corresponding Author: Yasam Kemal Akpak, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905334876138 F.: +90 3122220583 E-Mail:yasamaster@gmail.com

Early Stage Results in the Treatment of Intra-Articular Calcaneus Fractures and the Factors Affecting Complication Rates

Ümit Tuhanioğlu 1, Hasan Ulas Ogur 1, Alper Gültekin 2, Hakan Cıcek 1, Fırat Seyfettinoglu 1, Osman Çiloğlu 1

1 Orthopaedi and Traumatology Department, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, 2 Kocaeli Derince Training and Research Hospital, Kocaeli, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4917 Received: 11.01.2017 Accepted: 31.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 406-10

Corresponding Author: Ümit Tuhanioğlu, Orthopaedi and Traumatology Department, Adana Numune Training and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey. GSM: +905056221873 F.: +90 3223550155 E-Mail: umittuhanioglu@gmail.com

Outcomes Related to the Body Mass Index and Injury Period Following Meniscial Repair

Osman Tugrul Eren 1,Bekir Eray Kilinc 2, Yunus Oc 1, Abdulkadir Sarı 3, Hasan Basri Sezer 1

1 Hamidiye Sisli Etfal Training and Researh Hospital, Istanbul, 2 Golhisar State Hospital, Burdur, 3 Namık Kemal University, Tekirdağ, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4920 Received: 13.01.2017 Accepted: 29.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 401-5

Corresponding Author: Bekir Eray Kilinc, Merkez Mahallesi, Gölhisar Devlet Hastanesi, 15300, Burdur, Türkiye. GSM: +905306061884 E-Mail: dreraykilinc@gmail.com

Effect of Local Puerarin Administration on Xenograft

Akif Türer 1, Çiğdem Coşkun Türer 2, Mehmet Emin Önger 3

1 Ağız Diş ve Çene Cerrahisi AD, Bülent Ecevit Üniversitesi, Diş Hekimliği Fakültesi, Zonguldak, 2 Periodontoloji AD, Bülent Ecevit Üniversitesi, Diş Hekimliği Fakültesi, Zonguldak, 3 Histoloji ve Embriyoloji AD, Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Samsun, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4914 Received: 12.01.2017 Accepted: 29.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 396-400

Corresponding Author: Akif Türer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Bülent Ecevit University, 67600, Kozlu, Zonguldak, Turkey. GSM: +905077885373 F.: +90 3722613632 E-Mail: akifturer@gmail.com

Long-Term Effects of Pulsed Radiofrequency Application in Patients with Chronic Knee Osteoarthritis

Ozlem Karatas 1, Elif Aysen Gokmen 2, Nilüfer Balcı 3

1 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Korkuteli Public Hospital, 2 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Antalya Training and Research Hospital, 3 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Akdeniz University School of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4916 Received: 28.01.2017 Accepted: 28.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 392-5

Corresponding Author: Ozlem Karatas, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Korkuteli Public Hospital, Antalya, Turkey. GSM: +905079944065 E-Mail: drozlemkaratas@outlook.com

Is Alexithymia Associated with High Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Şeniz Akçay Yalbuzdağ 1, İlker Şengül 1, Dursun Hakan Delibaş 3, Taciser Kaya 2, Altınay Göksel Karatepe 2

1 Fiziksel Tıp ve Rehabilitasyon Anabilim Dalı, İzmir Katip Çelebi Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, 2 Fiziksel Tıp ve Rehabilitasyon Kliniği, İzmir Bozyaka Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, 3 Ruh Sağlığı ve Hastalıkları Kliniği, İzmir Bozyaka Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, İzmir, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4900 Received: 04.01.2017 Accepted: 28.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 387-91

Corresponding Author: İlker Şengül, Fiziksel Tıp ve Rehabilitasyon Anabilim Dalı, İzmir Katip Çelebi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Karabağlar, İzmir, Türkiye. T.: +90 2322505050 GSM: +905337333698 E-Mail: ilkrsngl@gmail.com

Efficiency of Helmet and Protective Clothing Use on Outcomes of Patients with Motorcycle Accidents

Mehmet Oguzhan Ay 1, Ali Kemal Erenler 1, Cem Kocak 2, Ahmet Baydin 3

1 Department of Emergency Medicine, Hitit University, Corum Training and Research Hospital, Corum, 2 Department of Statistics, Hitit University, Corum Training and Research Hospital, Corum, 3 Department of Emergency Medicine, Ondokuz Mayıs University, School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4872 Received: 24.11.2016 Accepted: 26.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 383-6

Corresponding Author: Mehmet Oguzhan Ay, Hitit University, Corum Training and Research Hospital, Department of Emergency Medicine, 19200, Corum, Turkey. GSM: +905053893239 E-Mail: droguzhan2006@mynet.com

COPD Prevalence in Sirnak City Center

Suat Konuk 1, Hikmet Çoban 2

1 Göğüs Hastalıkları, Özel Muayenehane Gül İş Merkezi, Düzce, 2 Göğüs Hastalıkları, Sakarya Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Adapazarı, Sakarya, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4895 Received: 30.12.2016 Accepted: 11.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 379-82

Corresponding Author: Hikmet Çoban, Göğüs Hastalıkları, Sakarya Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Adapazarı, Sakarya, Türkiye. GSM: +905366520694 E-Mail:hikmetcoban04@gmail.com

Evaluation of Platelet Parameters in Children with Primary Epstein-Barr Virus Infection

Habip Almis 1, Ibrahim Hakan Bucak 1, Mehmet Turgut 2

1 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, 2 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Adiyaman University, Adiyaman, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4892 Received: 21.12.2016 Accepted: 11.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 375-8

Corresponding Author: Habip Almis, Department of Pediatrics, Adiyaman University, School of Medicine, 02100, Adiyaman, Turkey. T.: +90 4162161015 F.: +90 4162270863 E-Mail: drhabipalmis@yahoo.com

The Effect of an Informative Leaflet on Preoperative Anxiety and Patient’s Knowledge of Anesthesia and Anxiety

Ali İhsan Uysal 1, Başak Altıparmak 1, Özcan Güner 2

1 Anestezi ve Reanimasyon ABD, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman Üniversitesi, Muğla, 2 Çarşamba Devlet Hastanesi, Samsun, Türkiye

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4875 Received: 07.12.2017 Accepted: 01.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 370-4

Corresponding Author: Ali İhsan Uysal, Anestezi ve Reanimasyon AD, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman Üniversitesi Eğitim Araştırma Hastanesi, Muğla, Türkiye. GSM: +905067020960 E-Mail: alihsanuysal@gmail.com

Spermiogram Test Results of Patients Presenting to our IVF Center Due to Infertility

Zeynep Ozturk Inal 1, Hasan Ali Inal 1, Emine Aksoy 2, Hasan Kucukkendirci 3

1 Departmant of Reproductive Endocrinology, Konya Education and Research Hospital, 2 Departmant of Embryology, Konya Education and Research Hospital, 3 Department of Public Health, Necmettin Erbakan University, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4891 Received: 21.12.2016 Accepted: 08.01.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 365-9

Corresponding Author: Zeynep Ozturk Inal, Konya Education and Research Hospital, 42090 Meram Yeni Yol Konya, Turkey. GSM: +905436716303 T.: +90 3323236709-5104 F.: +90 3323236723 E-Mail:zeynephafiza@gmail.com

The Effect of Hormone Replacement Therapy on Postmenopausal Sternoclavicular Joint Arthritis

Sibel Mutlu 1, Tansel Mutlu 2, Ali Ramazan Benli 3, Didem Sunay 3

1 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medikar Hospital, 2 Department of Orthopedia, KBU Karabuk Research and Educational Hospital, 3 Family Medicine, Karabuk University, Faculty of Medicine, Karabuk, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.4887 Received: 14.12.2016 Accepted: 03.04.2017 Printed: 01.09.2017 J Clin Anal Med 2017;8(5): 361-4

Corresponding Author: Sibel Mutlu, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medikar Hospital, 78200, Karabuk, Turkey. T.: +90 3704447078 GSM: +905055479272 E-Mail: drsibelmutlu@yahoo.com.tr