TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Turk J Med Sci
E-ISSN: 1303-6165
ISSN: 1300-0144

The following papers have been accepted for publication but have not yet undergone editing or formatting.

  1. A statistical approach to evaluate the performance of cardiac biomarkers in predicting death due to acute myocardial infarction: Time dependent ROC curve
    EDA KARAİSMAİLOĞLU, ZELİHA GÜNNUR DİKMEN, FİLİZ AKBIYIK, AHMET ERGUN KARAAĞAOĞLU
    Available online: 09.11.2017
    PDF Last modified on 08.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-108 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  2. Effect of neuropathic pain on disease activity, functional level and quality of life in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    DUYGU GELER KÜLCÜ, SEVİLAY BATIBAY, GÜLCAN ÖZTÜRK CHATIP CHOUSEIN ACHMET, NİLGÜN MESCİ
    Available online: 17.12.2017
    PDF Last modified on 09.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-147 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  3. Is thermal balloon ablation in women with Previous Cesarean Delivery Successful?
    ZINATOSSADAT BOUZARI, SHAHLA YAZDANI, MOJGAN NAEIMI RAD, ALI BIJANI
    Available online: 23.12.2017
    PDF Last modified on 30.12.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-50 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  4. The impact of visit-to-visit systolic blood pressure variability on residual renal function and left ventricular hypertrophy in peritoneal dialysis patients
    JUN PING TIAN, HONG WANG, XIN KUI TIAN, FENG HE DU, TAO WANG
    Available online: 31.12.2017
    PDF Last modified on 03.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-92 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  5. Changes of serum sPD-1 levels in HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B patients with entecavir treatment and correlation with curative effect
    CHUNHUA BI, DEYU HUANG, JING JIANG, YUEPING JIANG, HUI WANG, CHENG BIAN, ZIBIN TIAN
    Available online: 07.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 09.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-121 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  6. Development and testing of a novel Symptom Assessment Scale for Behçet?s Disease
    FİLİZ ÖZEL, AYNUR ESEN TÜREYEN, FİSUN ŞENUZUN AYKAR, GÖKHAN KESER
    Available online: 11.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 16.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1706-123 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  7. Association of Serum Leptin with Serum Estradiol in relation to Breast Carcinogenesis: a comparative case-control study between pre-and postmenopausal women.
    SYED DANISH HASEEN AHMED, FARAH IDREES, MUHAMMAD AHSAN, AZIZA KHANAM, NAHEED SULTAN, NAHEED AKHTER
    Available online: 17.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 29.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-10 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  8. High nucleostemin expression has a favorable prognostic effect on gastric carcinomas.
    GÜNEŞ DENİZ YILDIRIM, DENİZ ARIK, BÜLENT YILDIZ, MURAT DİNCER, NECDET FATİH YAŞAR, ÖZGÜL PAŞAOĞLU
    Available online: 17.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 22.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1705-165 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  9. Pooled analysis of 163 published tuberculous peritonitis cases from Turkey
    BEDİA MUTAY SUNTUR, FERİT KUŞCU
    Available online: 21.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 17.06.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1701-32 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  10. Association between elevated red blood cell distribution width and long-term mortality in acute pulmonary embolism
    SHAHRBANOO KHEIRKHAH-SABETGHADAM, YASER JENAB, SEYED MOHAMMAD GHOREYSHI- HEFZABAD, KEYVAN GOHARI-MOGHADAM, MASOUMEH LOTFI-TOKALDANY, ARASH JALALI, MARZIEH POURJAFARI, SHAPOUR SHIRANI, MARYAM SOTOUDEH ANVARI, NASRIN ETESAMIFAR
    Available online: 21.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 14.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1709-46 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  11. Role of hepcidin in the diagnosis of sepsis and septic shock in children
    OSMAN YEŞİLBAŞ, ESRA ŞEVKETOĞLU, BURCU BURSAL DURAMAZ, HASAN SERDAR KIHTIR, ASUMAN GEDİKBAŞI, MEY TALİP PETMEZCİ, CANAN BAYDEMİR
    Available online: 22.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 03.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-120 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  12. Low levels of vitamin D are associated with nosocomial infections but not with short-term mortality in critically ill patients
    IŞIL KÖSE GÜLDOĞAN, ÇİLER ZİNCİRCİOĞLU, HÜSEYİN ÖZKARAKAŞ, MELTEM ÇAKMAK, GÜRSEL ERSAN, LÜTFİYE KUZUCU, ŞÜKRAN KÖSE, NİMET ŞENOĞLU
    Available online: 23.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 23.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-81 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  13. Antibiotic treatment outcomes in community-acquired pneumonia
    AYKUT ÇİLLİ, ABDULLAH SAYINER, BURCU ÇELENK, AYŞIN ŞAKAR COŞKUN, OĞUZ KILINÇ, ARMAĞAN HAZAR, ANIL AKTAŞ SAMUR, SEZAİ TAŞBAKAN, GRANT W. WATERER, YAVUZ HAVLUCU, ÖZNUR KILIÇ , FATMA TOKGÖZ , UĞUR BİLGE
    Available online: 28.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 17.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1709-144 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  14. Visfatin levels in hormonal inactive adrenal adenoma and its association with metabolic parameters.
    ALP ATASOY, EVRİM ÇAKIR, SÜLEYMAN AHBAB, YASEMİN ERDOĞAN DÖVENTAŞ, MACİT KOLDAŞ, HAYRİYE ESRA ATAOĞLU, MUSTAFA YENİGÜN
    Available online: 28.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 21.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1709-74 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  15. Comparison between iloprost and alprostadil for protection against ischemia-reperfusion injury in a rat model
    DENİZ ÇEVİRME, TAYLAN ADADEMİR, EYLÜL KAFALI BAŞARAN, ÖMER FARUK ŞAVLUK, AHMET ELİBOL, GÖZDE ERKANLI ŞENTÜRK, HATİCE AKKAYA, BAYRAM YILMAZ
    Available online: 29.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 23.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-74 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  16. Early postoperative follow-up after craniosynostosis surgery
    EBRU ATİKE ONGUN, OĞUZ DURSUN, MEHMET SAİM KAZAN, BANU NUR, ERCAN MIHÇI
    Available online: 31.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 26.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1711-29 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  17. Clinical significance of imaging findings for atlantoaxial rotatory subluxation in children
    XIAOBO ZHANG, CONG LUO, MING LI, XIN ZHANG, HUI HUI, QING ZENG, TINGYU LI, DEWEN ZHANG, YUANYUAN ZHANG, CUI WANG, CHUANKANG LIU, XING LIU, XIANGYANG QU, YUJIANG CAO, HAI ZHOU, LIUQI WENG
    Available online: 31.01.2018
    PDF Last modified on 14.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-137 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  18. Effect of mometasone furoate nasal spray on the DNA of nasal mucosal cells
    HAKAN AKKAŞ, ERDİNÇ AYDIN, SEDA TÜRKOĞLU BABAKURBAN, ERKAN YURTCU, ÖZLEM YILMAZ ÖZBEK
    Available online: 01.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 29.01.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1711-3 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  19. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome is associated with impaired pulmonary artery distensibility and right ventricular systolic dysfunction
    SÜHA ÇETİN, MUSTAFA GÖKHAN VURAL, İBRAHİM HİKMET FIRAT, RAMAZAN AKDEMİR
    Available online: 01.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 20.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-6 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  20. Increased micronucleus count predicts malignant behavior in pleural effusion fluid
    TUBA DİLAY KÖKENEK ÜNAL, İPEK ÇOBAN
    Available online: 01.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 13.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1711-63 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  21. Positive effect of restrictions on antibiotic consumption
    OĞUZ KARABAY, GÜLSÜM KAYA, ERTUĞRUL GÜÇLÜ, AZİZ ÖĞÜTLÜ
    Available online: 07.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 19.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1709-133 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  22. Recent therapeutic developments of spinal muscular atrophy
    GAMZE BORA, AYŞE YEŞBEK-KAYMAZ, CAN EBRU BEKİRCAN-KURT, VİLDAN GÖKNUR HALİLOĞLU, HALUK AYDIN TOPALOĞLU, HAYAT ERDEM-YURTER, SEVİM ERDEM-ÖZDAMAR
    Available online: 07.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 14.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1712-1 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  23. Saliva levels of caspase-1, TNF-alpha and IFN-gamma in primary Sjögren's syndrome: oral mucosal abnormalities revisited
    GONCA KARABULUT, GÜL KİTAPÇIOĞLU, ÖZGÜN ÖZÇAKA, ESİN ALPÖZ, AYŞE NALBANTSOY, HAYRİYE KOÇANAOĞULLARI, SERCAN GÜCENMEZ, GÖKHAN KESER, YASEMİN KABASAKAL
    Available online: 07.02.2018
    PDF Last modified on 13.02.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-31 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)