January 2018

Comparison the effectiveness of corticosteroid and pulsed radiofrequency in chronic shoulder pain

Korgün Ökmen 1, Burcu Metin Ökmen 2

1 Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, 2 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Training and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5511 Received: 13.11.2017 Accepted: 28.11.2017 Published Online: 28.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 87-91

Corresponding Author: Korgün Ökmen, Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, University of Health Sciences, Bursa Yuksek Ihtisas Training and Research Hospital, 16130 Bursa, Turkey. T.: +90 2242955000 F.: +90 2243605055 GSM: +905057081821 E-Mail: korgunokmen@gmail.com

Comparison stage of vaginal delivery in painless labor with epidural & spinal analgesia

Alireza Kamali 1, Samane Akbari 1, Afsane Norouzi 1, Maryam Shokrpour 2

1 Department of Anesthesiology, 2 Department of Gynecology, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5489 Received: 08.11.2017 Accepted: 08.11.2017 Published Online: 10.12.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 82-6

Corresponding Author: Maryam Shokrpour, Maryam Shokrpour, Department of Gynecology, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran.T.: 00989053634212 F.: 00982153634213 E-Mail: Maryam_shokrpour@yahoo.com

Mini open surgical treatment of knee septic arthritis with local anesthesia: a prospective preliminary report

Mehmet Fethi Ceylan 1, Savas Guner 2, Ugur Turktas 2, Levent Ediz 3, Ugur Goktas 4, Ali Dogan 2

1 Department of Orthopedics, Medical Faculty, Inonu University, Malatya, 2 Department of Orthopedics, Medical Faculty, Yuzuncu Yıl University, Van, 3 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical Faculty, Yuzuncu Yıl University, Van, 4 Department of Anesthesia and Reanimation, Medical Faculty, Yuzuncu Yıl University, Van, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5461 Received: 01.11.2017 Accepted: 09.12.2017 Published Online: 01.01.2018 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 77-81

Corresponding Author: Mehmet Fethi Ceylan, Department of Orthopedics, Inonu University, Medical Faculty, 44280, Malatya, Turkey. GSM: +905359524440 F.: +90 4223410728 E-Mail: mfethiceylan@hotmail.com

Oocyte pick up day mucus removal: Does it have a positive effect on pregnancy rates?

Semih Kaleli 1, Tayfur Çift 2, Sinan Güngör 3, Hülya Şenol 4, Birsen Yıldız 5, Ertan Kervancıoğlu 1

1 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics Division of Artificial Reproductive Technics Units, Cerrahpasa Medical School, İstanbul, 2 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Bursa Yüksek İhtisasTraining and Research Hospital, Bursa, 3 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Süleymaniye Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, 4 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Division of Artificial Reproductive Technics Units, Biologist. Cerrahpasa Medical School, İstanbul, 5 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Nurse, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Division of Artificial Reproductive Technics Units, İstanbul, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5460 Received: 30.20.2017 Accepted: 01.12.2017 Published Online: 01.12.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 73-6

Corresponding Author: Tayfur ÇİFT, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Bursa Yüksek İhtisas Training and Research Hospital, 16140, Bursa, Turkey. GSM: +905325521928 E-Mail: tayfur_cift@yahoo.com

Factors affecting mortality in rectus sheath hematoma: A retrospective study

Nezih Akkapulu, İlker Murat Arer, Abdirahman Sakulen Hargura, Murat Kuş, Hakan Yabanoğlu, Hüseyin Özgür Aytaç

Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Adana Research, and Teaching Hospital, Adana, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5453 Received: 26.10.2017 Accepted: 13.11.2017 Published Online: 13.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 69-72

Corresponding Author: Nezih Akkapulu, Baskent University, Adana Hospital 01120 Yuregir, Adana, Turkey.T.: + 90 3223272727 F.: +90 3223271274 E-Mail: akkapulu@gmail.com

The relationship between restless leg syndrome and 25-hydroxy D vitamin in hemodialysis patients

Can Hüzmeli 1, Ferhan Candan 1, Meryem Timucin 1, Demet Alaygut 2, Lale Akkaya 3, Ayşe Şeker 1, Mansur Kayataş 1

1 Department of Nephrology, 2 Department of Pediatric Nephrology, 3 Department Pertitoneal Dialysis Nurse, Cumhuriyet University Faculty of Medicine, Sivas, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5452 Received: 26.10.2017 Accepted:12.11.2017 Published Online: 12.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 65-8

Corresponding Author: Can Hüzmeli, Department of Nephrology, Cumhuriyet University Faculty of Medicine, 58140 Sivas, Turkey.T.: +90 3462581358 GSM: +905067159443 F.: +90 3462580024 E-Mail: chuzmeli@hotmail.com

The use of fresh cadaveric cow brain as an experimental model for Sylvian fissure microdissection

Ahmet Gökyar 1, Enis Kuruoğlu 2, Cengiz Cokluk 2

1 Department of Neurosurgery, Amasya University, Faculty of Medicine, Amasya, 2 Department of Neurosurgery, Ondokuzmayis University, Faculty of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5440 Received: 18.10.2017 Accepted: 01.12.2017 Published Online: 01.12.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 61-4

Corresponding Author: Ahmet Gökyar, Department of Neurosurgery, Amasya University, Faculty of Medicine, 05200 Amasya, Turkey. GSM: +905324656498 T.: +90 3582184000 F.: +90 3624576041 E-Mail: drgokyar@gmail.com

Higher levels of CD19+ leukocytes in Gaucher disease patients as a potential marker for malignancy

Meral Dondurmacı 1, Ebru Canda 2, Melis Köse 3, Sema Kalkan Uçar 2, Mahmut Çoker 2, Ferhan Sağın 1, Eser Y. Sözmen 1

1 Department of Medical Biochemistry, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, 2 Department of Inherited Metabolic Disease, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, 3 Department of Inherited Metabolic Disease, Behçet Uz Children’s Hospital, İzmir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5418 Received: 11.10.2017 Accepted: 12.11.2017 Published Online: 12.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 56-60

Corresponding Author: Eser Y. Sozmen, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, İzmir, 35100 Turkey. T.: +90 2323904098 F.: +90 2323904030 E-Mail: eser.sozmen@ege.edu.tr; esersoz@yahoo.com

Evaluation of great saphenous vein variations with color doppler ultrasonography

Omer Kaya 1, Cengiz Yilmaz 1, Bozkurt Gulek 1, Kaan Esen 2, Gokhan Soker 1, Okan Dilek 1, Mehmet Ali Akin 1

1 Department of Radiology, University of Health Sciences, Adana Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, Adana, 2 Department of Radiology, Mersin University, Faculty of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5417 Received: 04.10.2017 Accepted: 13.11.2017 Published Online: 13.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 51-5

Corresponding Author: Omer Kaya, Department of Radiology, University of Health Sciences, Adana Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, Adana, Turkey. E-Mail: dr.omerkaya@gmail.com

Diagnostic value of procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and erythrocyte sedimentation rate for acute complicated appendicitis

Lutfi Soylu, Oguz Ugur Aydin, Mehmet Yıldız

Departments of General Surgery, Ankara Guven Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5414 Received: 03.10.17 Accepted: 08.11.2017 Published Online: 08.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 47-50

Corresponding Author: Lutfi Soylu, Department of General Surgery, Ankara Guven Hospital, Simsek Sokak, 06540, Kavaklidere, Ankara, Turkey. T.: +90 3124572473 F.: +90 3124572886 E-Mail: lutfisoylu@hotmail.com

Comparison of ureteroscopy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy for renal pelvic stones over 2 cm

Faruk Kucukdurmaz 1, Tayfun Sahinkanat 1, Caner Olmez 1, Mithat Temizer 2, Sefa Resim 1

1 Department of Urology, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, 2 Gaziantep Community Health Center, Gaziantep, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5404 Received: 26.09.2017 Accepted: 16.11.2017 Published Online:16.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 42-6

Corresponding Author: Faruk Kucukdurmaz; Department of Urology, Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University, Kahramanmaras, Turkey. GSM: +905335409307 E-Mail:farukdr@hotmail.com

What is the spectrum of histopathological diagnoses detected in hysterectomy specimens performed for benign conditions? Five years’ experience at the university hospital in Yozgat, a rural region of Turkey

Sevinç Şahin 1, Serdar Yanık 1, Taylan Onat 2, Mustafa Kara 2, Özlem Şimşek Tanın 2, Betül Aytekin 1, Ethem Serdar Yalvaç 2

1 Department of Pathology, 2 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bozok University School of Medicine, Yozgat, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5358 Received: 13.09.2017 Accepted: 29.09.2017 Published Online: 29.09.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 38-41

Corresponding Author: Sevinc Sahin, Tıbbi Patoloji Anabilim Dalı, Bozok Üniversitesi Araştırma ve Uygulama Hastanesi, 66100, Yozgat, Türkiye. GSM: +905555576946 F.: +90 3542127010 E-Mail: sevcelik82@gmail.com

The use of negative pressure therapy in the treatment of defects resulting from failed reconstruction in the neck region

Erkan Orhan 1, Engin Başer 2

1 Department of Plastic Surgery, Namik Kemal University, Tekirdağ, 2 Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Balıkesir Bandırma Public Hospital, Balıkesir, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5314 Received: 21.08.2017 Accepted: 10.10.2017 Published Online:10.10.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 34-7

Corresponding Author: Erkan Orhan, Reşat Nuri Sk 71/31 Y.Ayrancı Çankaya, Ankara, 06510, Türkiye. GSM: +905325004192 F.: +90 2822509928 E-Mail: eorhan@yahoo.com

Small intestinal perforations due to acquired internal herniation

Volkan Oter 1, Mehmet Tolga Kafadar 2, Serdar Oter 3

1 Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, School of Medicine, Sakarya Unıversity, Sakarya, 2 Department of General Surgery, Health Sciences University, Mehmet Akif İnan Training and Research Hospital, Şanlıurfa, 3 Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, School of Medicine, Mersin Unıversity, Mersin, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5264 Received: 02.08.2017 Accepted: 18.09.2017 Published Online: 18.09.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 31-3

Corresponding Author: Volkan Öter, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, School of Medicine, Sakarya Unıversity, Kemalpasa, Sakarya, Turkey. GSM: +905053366333 F.: +90 2642955032 E-Mail: otervolkan@gmail.com

Investigation of malnutrition in hospitalized children: a point prevalence study from Kayseri

Pembe Soylu Ustkoyuncu 1, Ayşe Betül Ergül 2, Yasemin Altuner Torun 2

1 Pediatric Nutrition and Metabolism Clinic, 2 Pediatrics Clinic, Health Sciences University, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5259 Received: 31.07.2017 Accepted: 26.08.2017 Published Online: 26.08.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 27-30

Corresponding Author: Pembe Soylu Ustkoyuncu, Pediatric Nutrition and Metabolism Clinic, Health Sciences University, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, 38170, Kocasinan, Kayseri, Turkey. T.: +90 3523512240/7115 F.: +90 3523512244 E-Mail: drpembesoylu@erciyes.edu.tr

Evaluation of mean platelet volume in patients with different degree of coronary collateral development

 Ozge Kurmus 1, Turgay Aslan 1, Ozgur Kirbas 2, Cemal Koseoglu 3, Tolga Han Efe 4, Mehmet Bilge 5

1 Department of Cardiology, Ufuk University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, 2 Department of Cardiology, Yuksek Ihtisas University, Ankara, 3 Department of Cardiology, Tokat State Hospital, Tokat, 4 Department of Cardiology, Dıskapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, 5 Department of Cardiology, Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5252 Received: 29.07.2017 Accepted: 06.09.2017 Published Online: 06.09.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 23-6

Corresponding Author: Ozge Kurmus, Department of Cardiology, Ufuk University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905055253318 E-Mail: ozge_kurmus@yahoo.com

Comparison of locking plate and cephalomedullary nailing in unstable proximal femur fractures

Recep Öztürk 1, Şefik Murat Arıkan 2

1 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Polatlı Public Hospital, 2 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Ankara Oncology Hospital, Ankara, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5250 Received: 28.07.2017 Accepted: 15.08.2017 Published Online: 15.08.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 18-22

Corresponding Author: Recep Öztürk, Polatlı Public Hospital, Ankara, Turkey. GSM: +905054634794 E-Mail: ozturk_recep@windowslive.com

The role of thorax-ct in mediastinal staging of the nonsmall cell lung cancer, revive our memories

Özgur Ömer Yıldız 1, Serdar Özkan 2

1 Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yildirim Beyazit University, Yenimahalle Education and Resarch Hospital, Ankara, 2 Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medova Hospital, Konya, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5244 Received: 27.07.17 Accepted: 06.09.2017 Published Online: 06.09.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 13-7

Corresponding Author: Serdar Özkan, Göğüs Cerrahisi, Medova Hastanesi, Şeyh Şamil Mah, Dosteli Cad, No:52/1 Selçuklu, Konya, Türkiye. GSM: +905065339979 E-Mail: drozkan78@yahoo.com

The effect of oxaliplatin on heart tissue of the rats

Ufuk Eryılmaz 1, Saliha Aksun 2, Buket Demirci 3

1 Department of Cardiology Medical Faculty, Adnan Menderes University, Aydin, 2 Department of Medical Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Katip Celebi University, Izmir, 3 Department of Medical Pharmacology, Medical Faculty, Adnan Menderes University, Aydin, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5223 Received: 18.07.2017 Accepted: 29.08.2017 Published Online: 29.08.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 9-12

Corresponding Author: Ufuk Eryılmaz, Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Adnan Menderes University, 9100, Aydın, Turkey. GSM: +905359819712 E-Mail: drufukeryilmaz@gmail.com

An evaluation of the relaibility of videos on youtube related to shoulder dislocation reduction methods

Cem Yalın Kılınc 1, Ahmet İmerci 1, Umut Canbek 1, Ulaş Akgün 1, Rabia Mihriban Kılınc 2, M. Nazım Karalezli 1, Nevres Hürriyet Aydoğan 1

1 Department of Ortopedic Surgery, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Medicine Scholl, 2 Department of Radyology, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Medicine Scholl, Mugla, Turkey

DOI: 10.4328/JCAM.5211 Received: 10.07.2017 Accepted: 21.08.2017 Published Online: 21.08.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 5-8

Corresponding Author: Cem Yalın Kılınc, Department of Ortopedic Surgery, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Medicine Scholl, Mugla, Turkey. T.: +90 2522115228 F.: +90 2522141326 E-Mail: cykilinc@gmail.com

An evaluation of the 10-year major osteoporotic and hip facture risk using the FRAX score in Erzurum

Ahmet İmerci 1, Nevres Hurriyet Aydoğan 1, Ali Aydın 2

1 Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Faculty of Medicine, Mugla, 2 Atatürk University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey

DOI:10.4328/JCAM.5202 Received: 05.07.2017 Accepted: 08.11.17 Published Online: 08.11.2017 Printed: 01.01.2018 J Clin Anal Med 2018;9(1): 1-4

Corresponding Author: Ahmet Imerci, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Mugla Sitki Kocman University, Faculty of Medicine, Mugla, Turkey. GSM: +905068935276 F.: +90 2522111345 E-Mail: ahmetimerci@hotmail.com