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. S1PR2 deficiency enhances neuropathic pain induced by partial sciatic nerve ligation
    QIANG GU, JIN CHAO HOU, XIANG MING FANG
    Available online: 12.06.2018
    PDF Last modified on 27.09.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-77 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  2. Virulence factors and antimicrobial resistance in uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from cystitis and pyelonephritis
    Hosseinali Ghazvini, Keyvan Taheri, Elahe Edalati, Ali Miri, Mansour Sedighi, SHIVA MIRKALANTARI
    Available online: 14.07.2018
    PDF Last modified on 28.07.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-100 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  3. The investigation of Strongyloides stercoralis seroprevalence in immunosupressed patients in Turkey
    FİLİZ KAYA, AHMET ÇAĞKAN İNKAYA, ALİ İHSAN ERTENLİ, OSMAN ABBASOĞLU, SERCAN AKSOY, YAKUT AKYÖN YILMAZ, SİBEL ERGÜVEN
    Available online: 08.09.2018
    PDF Last modified on 15.08.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1804-16 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  4. Characterization and Haplotype Study of Six Novel STR Markers Related to KCNQ1 Gene in Heterogeneous Cardiovascular Disorders in Iranian Population
    AZAM AMIRIAN, ZAHRA ZAFARI, ZOHRE SHARIFI, ALIREZA KORDAFSHARI, MORTEZA KARIMIPOOR, SIROUS ZEINALI
    Available online: 15.09.2018
    PDF Last modified on 29.09.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-43 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  5. Letter to Editor
    AYŞE ÇİĞDEM TÜTÜNCÜ
    Available online: 21.09.2018
    PDF Last modified on 29.08.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1711-201 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  6. MiR-9 promotes the phenotypic switch of vascular smooth muscle cells by targeting KLF5
    XIAOCHUN LU, SHITANG MA, BO ZHOU, TIELING LI
    Available online: 29.09.2018
    PDF Last modified on 10.09.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-173 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  7. A prospective clinical investigation of the effects of anti-TNF alpha therapy on exercise capacity in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    ERHAN ÇAPKIN, SEYHAN BİLGE KESKİN, MURAT KARKUCAK, AHMET AYAR
    Available online: 04.10.2018
    PDF Last modified on 13.08.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-291 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  8. Comparison of early and long term outcomes of open Lichtenstein repair and totally extraperitoneal herniorrhaphy for primary inguinal hernias
    BARIŞ SEVİNÇ, NURULLAH DAMBURACI, MURAT GÜNER, ÖMER KARAHAN
    Available online: 17.10.2018
    PDF Last modified on 25.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1803-94 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  9. Antibiotic resistance pattern and spa types of Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from food businesses and hospital kitchen employees in Çanakkale, Turkey
    NESRİN ÇAKICI, ALPER AKÇALI, NÜKHET NİLÜFER ZORBA
    Available online: 21.10.2018
    PDF Last modified on 05.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1712-207 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  10. Down-regulation of circular RNA ITCH and circHIPK3 in gastric cancer tissues
    SARA GHASEMI, MODJTABA EMADI-BAYGI, PARVANEH NIKPOUR
    Available online: 22.10.2018
    PDF Last modified on 09.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-50 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  11. Comparison of three - dimensional endoscopic thyroidectomy to two - dimensional thyroidectomy via areola approach in patients with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma (PTMC)
    HUIJUAN DAI, AIJUN SUN, CHONGGAO WANG, YONGGANG SONG
    Available online: 23.10.2018
    PDF Last modified on 01.04.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1801-151 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  12. Serum endocan level and diastolic functions in case of lead-exposure
    HALİL KARA, UĞUR NADİR KARAKULAK, MEŞİDE GÜNDÜZÖZ, CEYLAN BAL, MURAT ALIŞIK, MURAT BÜYÜKŞEKERCİ, SERVET BİRGİN İRİTAŞ, ÖMER HINÇ YILMAZ, LÜTFİYE TUTKUN
    Available online: 03.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 07.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1801-146 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  13. miR-33 and RIP140 participate in LPS-induced acute lung injury
    HUA LI, HUAN HOU, SHUANG LIU, YANGYANG FENG, WANSI ZHONG, XIAOJUAN HU, NIANLONG YAN
    Available online: 11.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 18.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1804-173 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  14. Urinary phytate concentration and risk of fracture determined by the FRAX index in a group of postmenopausal women
    ANGEL ARTURO LOPEZ GONZALEZ, FELIX GRASES, BARTOLOME MARI, MATIAS TOMAS-SALVA, ADRIAN RODRIGUEZ
    Available online: 11.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 19.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-117 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  15. A Neglected causative agent in diabetic foot infection: Retrospective evaluation of 13 cases with fungal etiology
    ANIL MURAT OZTURK, MELTEM TAŞBAKAN, DİLEK YEŞİM METİN, CAN YENER, SERHAT UYSAL, ILGIN YILDIRIM ŞİMŞİR, İLGEN ERTAM, HÜSNÜ PULLUKÇU, BİLGİN ARDA, ŞEVKİ ÇETİNKALP
    Available online: 21.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 27.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1809-74 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  16. Colostrum immunoglobulins and oxidative capacity may be affected by infant gender and maternal age and parity
    DAVUT SİNAN KAPLAN, CAHİT BAĞCI, MUSTAFA ÖRKMEZ, ÖZGE KÖMÜRCÜ KARUSERCİ, SEYHUN SUCU, HAKİM ÇELİK, SEYİTHAN TAYSI
    Available online: 24.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 04.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1810-66 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  17. Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate may not cause renal and bone toxicity in chronic hepatitis B patients: a retrospective cross-sectional study
    HATİCE RAHMET GÜNER, ZELİHA KOÇAK TUFAN, GÜLRUHSAR YILMAZ, MEHMET AKIN TAŞYARAN
    Available online: 24.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 10.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-233 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  18. Efficacy of the In-vitro Splitting of Human Pre-implantation Embryos from ART program
    MARJAN OMIDI, MOHAMMAD ALI KHALILI, AZAM AGHA-RAHIMI, STEFANIA NOTTOLA, FATEMEH ANBARI, AZITA FARAMARZI, MARIA GRAZIA PALMERINI
    Available online: 24.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 31.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1710-194 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  19. 8-Hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine as a biomarker of oxidative stress in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    XING LIU, KAILI DENG, SIXIA CHEN, YUNSHI ZHANG, JING YAO, XIAOQIN WENG, YANG ZHANG, TIANMING GAO, GANZHU FENG
    Available online: 25.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 12.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-106 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  20. A comparison of the effects of mirror therapy and phantom exercises on phantom limb pain
    BAHAR KÜLÜNKOĞLU, FATİH ERBAHÇECİ, AFRA ALKAN
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 31.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1712-166 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  21. Prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of toxigenic Clostridium difficile strains isolated in Iran
    MARYAM MOHAMMADBEIGI, ZAHRA SAFAYI DELOUYI, NIMA MOHAMMADZADEH, ARASH ALA'ALMOHADESIN, KEYVAN TAHERI, ELAHE EDALATI, MANSOUR SEDIGHI, ABED ZAHEDI BIALVAEI
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 15.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1808-11 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  22. Determining the insulin secretion potential for certain specific G-protein coupled receptors in MIN6 pancreatic beta cells
    HASAN GENÇOĞLU, KAZİM ŞAHİN, PETER M. JONES
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 12.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1712-147 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  23. Serum adropin levels in psoriasis vulgaris and its relation with metabolic parameters
    SELMA KORKMAZ, GÜLBEN SAYILAN ÖZGÜN
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 18.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1712-192 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  24. Cloning and molecular characterization of Thiol Specific Antioxidant gene of Leishmania tropica Turkey isolate
    HAMZA ÖZAVCI, MUSTAFA KAPLAN
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 13.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1808-98 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  25. Association of common IL-10 promoter gene variants with the susceptibility to head and neck cancer in Tunisia
    LAMIA MAKNI, CHERIF BEN HAMDA, ABRAR AL ANSARI, OUSSEMA SOUAIAI, EZZEDINE GAZOUANI, AMEL MEZLINI, WASSIM Y ALMAWI, BESMA YACOUBI-LOUESLATI
    Available online: 28.11.2018
    PDF Last modified on 12.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-21 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  26. Antinociceptive effect of liposomal bupivacaine formulations after intrathecal administration in rats
    İLKER YİĞİT, BERRİN GÜNAYDIN, ÖMER HAKAN EMMEZ, MECİT ORHAN ULUDAĞ, NUR BANU BAL, İSMAİL TUNCER DEĞİM
    Available online: 01.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 21.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-200 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  27. Ischemic modified albumin as a new biomarker in predicting of oxidative stress in alopecia areata
    HATİCE ATAŞ, MÜZEYYEN GÖNÜL, YASİN ÖZTÜRK, MUSTAFA KAVUTÇU
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 18.08.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-35 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  28. Which nostril should be used for nasotracheal intubation with Airtraq NT?: the right or left? A randomized clinical trial
    ZEHRA İPEK ARSLAN AYDIN, NEŞE TÜRKYILMAZ
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 11.07.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1803-177 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  29. Relationship between plasma YKL-40 levels and endothelial dysfunction in chronic kidney disease
    GÜL SEMA YILDIRAN KESKİN, ÖZANT HELVACI, ÇAĞRI YAYLA, ÖZGE TUĞÇE PAŞAOĞLU, ÇAĞLAR KESKİN, SELİM TURGAY ARINSOY, ÜLVER DERİCİ
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 09.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1804-169 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  30. Long term monitoring of graves disease in children and adolescents: a single center experience
    SELMA TUNÇ, ÖZGE KÖPRÜLÜ, HATİCE ORTAÇ, ÖZLEM NALBANTOĞLU, CEYHUN DİZDARER, KORCAN DEMİR, BEHZAT ÖZKAN
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 19.09.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1804-177 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  31. Comparison of Reference Systems in the Assessment of Age-Related Serum Immunoglobulin Levels in Pediatric Patients
    İLKNUR KÜLHAŞ ÇELİK, ERSOY CİVELEK, AYŞE METİN, TAYFUR GİNİŞ, MÜGE TOYRAN, EMİNE DİBEK MISIRLIOĞLU, CAN NACİ KOCABAŞ
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 03.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-220 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  32. 8-armed octopus: Evaluation of clinicopathologic prognostic factors of urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary system
    SÜMEYYE EKMEKCİ, ÜLKÜ KÜÇÜK, YELDA DERE, İZZETİYE EBRU ÇAKIR, HATİCE CEREN SAYAR, BATUHAN ERGANİ, ÖZGÜR ÇAKMAK, OZAN BOZKURT, KUTSAL YÖRÜKOĞLU
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 01.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1805-51 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  33. Reliability and Validity of the Turkish Version of the Physical Activity Questionnaire for Older Children (PAQ-C)
    LEYLA ERDİM, AYŞE ERGÜN, SEMA KUĞUOĞLU
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 04.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-212 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  34. Comparison of conventional and modern methods in determining ischemic stroke etiology by general and stroke neurologists
    REFİK KUNT, MUSTAFA KÜRŞAD KUTLUK, BEDİLE İREM TİFTİKCİOĞLU, NAZİRE EFSER YEŞİM AFŞAR FAK, ALİ KEMAL ERDEMOĞLU, MUHTEŞEM GEDİZLİOĞLU, VESİLE ÖZTÜRK
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 05.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-29 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  35. Validity and reliability of the Amsterdam Preoperative Anxiety and Information Scale in the Turkish population
    FUNDA ÇETİNKAYA, ESİN KAVURAN, KEVSER SEVGİ ÜNAL ASLAN
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 14.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1806-84 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  36. Role of iliac crest tangent in correct numbering of lumbosacral transitional vertebrae
    NESRİN GÜNDÜZ, GÜLCİN DURUKAN GÜNAYDIN, MEHMET BİLGİN ESER, AHMET ASLAN, ADNAN KABAALİOĞLU
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 18.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-258 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  37. Calcification of breast artery as detected by mammography: association with coronary and aortic calcification
    AYŞEGÜL İDİL SOYLU, KORHAN SOYLU, RAMAZAN AYDIN, FATİH UZUNKAYA, KERİM ASLAN, AHMET VEYSEL POLAT
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 17.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-275 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  38. EFFECTS OF ANKAFERD HEMOSTAT ON HELICOBACTER PYLORI STRAINS AND ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE
    RAFİYE ÇİFTÇİLER, AHMET KOLUMAN, İBRAHİM CELALETTİN HAZNEDAROĞLU, NEJAT AKAR
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 08.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-206 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  39. THE DISTRIBUTION OF MEFV MUTATIONS IN TURKISH FMF PATIENTS: MULTICENTER STUDY REPRESENTING RESULTS OF ANATOLIA
    NAZİFE ŞULE YAŞAR BİLGE, İSMAİL SARI, DİLEK SOLMAZ, ABDURRAHMAN SONER ŞENEL, HAKAN EMMUNGİL, LEVENT KILIÇ, SİBEL YILMAZ ÖNER, FATİH YILDIZ, SEDAT YILMAZ, EMİNE DUYGU ERSÖZLÜ, MÜGE AYDIN TUFAN, SEMA YILMAZ, VELİ YAZISIZ, YAVUZ PEHLİVAN, CEMAL BES, GÖZDE YILDIRIM ÇETİN, ŞÜKRAN ERTEN, EMEL GÖNÜLLÜ, FEZAN MUTLU, SERVET AKAR, KENAN AKSU, UMUT KALYONCU, RAFİ HANER DİRESKENELİ, EREN ERKEN, BÜNYAMİN KISACIK, MEHMET SAYARLIOĞLU, MUHAMMET ÇINAR, TİMUÇİN KAŞİFOĞLU
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 26.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1809-100 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  40. The role of IFIH1 gene rs1990760 and rs2111485 single-nucleotide polymorphisms in generalized vitiligo predisposition
    DURU ONAN, AHU YORULMAZ, FATİH SÜHEYL EZGÜ, KADİR MUTLU HAYRAN, SERAY KÜLCÜ ÇAKMAK, REFİKA FERDA ARTÜZ, BAŞAK YALÇIN
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1808-63 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  41. In Vitro Combination of Tigecycline with Other Antibiotics in Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Isolates
    DİLEK KARAMANLIOĞLU, MURAT DİZBAY
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 18.10.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1808-55 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  42. Evaluation of Myocardial Dispersion of Repolarization in Patients with Heart Transplantation
    CENGİZ BURAK, ERKAN BAYSAL, MUHAMMED SÜLEYMANOĞLU, ÇAĞRI YAYLA, SERKAN ÇAY, ÜMİT KERVAN
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 06.09.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-90 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  43. Possible prediction of patterns of cervical lymph node spread based on primary tumor location in papillary thyroid carcinomas
    MEHMET ESER SANCAKTAR, GÜLESER SAYLAM, BÜLENT ÖCAL, AHMET ULUAT, ÖMER BAYIR, ERMAN ÇAKAL, MEHMET HAKAN KORKMAZ
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 12.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-79 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  44. Irak-4 rs4251481 gene variant: as a risk factor on inflammatory bowel disease
    GONCA CANDAN, RESUL KAHRAMAN, HAYRİYE ARZU ERGEN
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 11.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-279 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  45. Polypharmacy and drug-related problems among people living with HIV/AIDS: a single center experience
    EMRE KARA, AHMET ÇAĞKAN İNKAYA, DUYGU AYDIN HAKLI, SALIH KUTAY DEMIRKAN, SERHAT ÜNAL
    Available online: 08.12.2018
    PDF Last modified on 11.12.2018
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1807-295 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)