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

The following papers are in press.

  1. Superiorly-based nasolabial island flap for reconstruction of the lateral lower eyelid
    SEDAT TATAR, YALÇIN YONTAR, SELAHATTİN ÖZMEN
    Available online: 16.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 26.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1701-160 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  2. Do preoperative oral carbohydrates improve postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafts?
    ÖMER FARUK ŞAVLUK, MEHMET ALİ KUŞCU, FÜSUN GÜZELMERİÇ, MUSTAFA EMRE GÜRCÜ, ATAKAN ERKILINÇ, DENİZ ÇEVİRME, HALİDE OĞUŞ, TUNCER KOÇAK
    Available online: 17.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 03.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1703-19 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  3. Efficacy of adhesive strips to reduce postoperative periorbital edema and ecchymosis following rhinoplasty
    SEDAT TATAR, MEHMET HAKAN BULAM, SELAHATTİN ÖZMEN
    Available online: 21.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 26.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1701-158 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  4. Plasma urotensin II levels in primary Raynaud?s phenomenon and systemic sclerosis
    NEVZAT GÖZEL, AHMET KARATAŞ, MELTEM YARDIM, MESUDE SEDA AYDOĞDU, RAMAZAN ULU, FATİH DEMİRCAN, FARUK KILINÇ, BURAK ÖZ, EMİR DÖNDER, SÜLEYMAN AYDIN, SÜLEYMAN SERDAR KOCA
    Available online: 22.05.2017
    PDF Last modified on 29.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1702-23 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  5. The reno-protective effects of atorvastatin in crush syndrome and rhabdomyolysis: is there a dilemma
    DEMET ACAR, MUSTAFA GÜLPEMBE, CAN GÖKAY YILDIZ, EMİNE NUR ÖZDAMAR, KEREM AÇIKGÖZ, AHMET ÇAĞLAR, BAŞAR CANDER
    Available online: 02.06.2017
    PDF Last modified on 22.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1610-48 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  6. Does Fibromyalgia have an effect on hearing loss in women?
    ZELİHA KAPUSUZ GENCER, ÖZLEM BALBALOĞLU, MAHMUT ÖZKIRIŞ, LEVENT SAYDAM
    Available online: 08.06.2017
    PDF Last modified on 22.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1511-25 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  7. Parathyroid hormone in washout fluid seems to be superior to cytology for localization of the lesion in MIBI negative patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    GÜVEN BARIŞ CANSU, BENGÜR TAŞKIRAN, HAYRETTİN DİZEN, BETÜL PEKER CENGİZ
    Available online: 19.06.2017
    PDF Last modified on 20.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1612-124 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  8. Emergency coronary bypass surgery of patients under the influence of dual antiplatelet therapy: Effects of tranexamic acid and desmopressin acetate
    GÖKALP ALTUN, DOĞUŞ HEMŞİNLİ, ZERRİN PULATHAN, ALİ CİVELEK
    Available online: 23.06.2017
    PDF Last modified on 26.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1612-140 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  9. Morphometric analysis of foramen magnum by using cone beam computed tomography
    GÜLSÜN AKAY, KAHRAMAN GÜNGÖR, İLKAY PEKER
    Available online: 01.07.2017
    PDF Last modified on 27.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1607-127 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  10. Prediction of central lymph node metastasis in patients with thyroid papillary carcinoma
    ŞAFAK AKIN, DUYGU YAZGAN AKSOY, SERKAN AKIN, MEHMET KILIÇ, FAHRİ YETİŞİR, MİYASE BAYRAKTAR
    Available online: 02.07.2017
    PDF Last modified on 26.09.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1702-99 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  11. The efficacy of in situ local autograft in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgery; a comparison of three different grafting methods.
    METİN IŞIK, HACI MUSTAFA ÖZDEMİR, ABDURRAHMAN SAKAOĞULLARI, BERTAN CENGİZ, NEVRES HÜRRİYET AYDOĞAN
    Available online: 26.07.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1703-166 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  12. Evaluation of the effects of montelukast , mometasone furoate and combined therapy on adenoid size : randomized, prospective, clinical trial wıth objective data
    BİRGÜL TUHANİOĞLU, SANEM OKŞAN ERKAN
    Available online: 27.07.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1701-179 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  13. Empirical therapy and teicoplanin use in periprosthetic joint infections
    ZELİHA KOÇAK TUFAN, HATİCE RAHMET GÜNER, GÜLRUHSAR YILMAZ, AYBEGÜM ÖZŞAHİN, MURAT BOZKURT, MEHMET AKIN TAŞYARAN
    Available online: 03.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 03.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1604-39 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  14. Vanishing Endometrial Carcinoma in Hysterectomy Specimens: Probable Implications for Fertility Sparing Management
    MURAT ÖZ, MUSTAFA ALPER KARALÖK, ALİ LEVENT ŞİRVAN, TOLGA TAŞÇI, REYHAN ÖÇALAN, AHMET TANER TURAN, TAYFUN GÜNGÖR, MEHMET MUTLU MEYDANLI
    Available online: 06.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1607-93 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  15. Evaluation of Ambulatory Arterial Stiffness Index in Hyperthyroidism
    ÖZLEM TURHAN İYİDİR, MEHMET MUHİTTİN YALÇIN, ALEV EROĞLU ALTINOVA, İSMAİL EMRE ARSLAN, BAHAR UNCU ULU, CEYLA KONCA DEĞERTEKİN, FÜSUN SAADET TÖRÜNER
    Available online: 06.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 10.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1610-139 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  16. Histopathological effects of mesenchymal stem cells in rats with bladder and posterior urethral injuries
    BERAT DİLEK DEMİREL, ÜNAL BIÇAKCI, RIZA RIZALAR, FERDA ALPASLAN PINARLI, OĞUZ AYDIN
    Available online: 08.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 11.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1702-127 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  17. Expression profiles of CD11b, Galectin - 1, Beclin 1 and Caspase - 3 in nasal polyposis
    ALPER DİLCİ, NURAY VAROL, İLKER KILIÇCIOĞLU, ECE KONAC, UTKU AYDİL, YUSUF KIZIL, SÜLEYMAN SABRİ USLU
    Available online: 08.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 11.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1705-108 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  18. Reliability and validity of the Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction Quastionnaire among Turkish Children
    FATMA KAYA NARTER, FATİH TARHAN, KAMİL FEHMİ NARTER, KUBILAY SABUNCU, RABİA ALAY ESER, YASEMİN AKIN, PINAR AY
    Available online: 09.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 11.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1601-122 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  19. Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network head injury prediction rules: an evaluation on the Basis of Cost and Effectiveness
    FATMA DİLEK GÖKHARMAN, SONAY AYDIN, ERDEM FATİHOĞLU, PINAR NERCİS KOŞAR
    Available online: 13.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1703-206 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  20. The relationship between non-suicidal self-injurious behavior and manners of death: a multicenter autopsy study
    SAİT ÖZSOY, HACER YAŞAR TEKE, HÜSEYİN ÇETİN KETENCİ, ERTUĞRUL GÖK, KENAN KARBEYAZ, TANER AKAR, HANİFE ALKURT-ALKAN, MESUT AKYOL, MEHMET AYHAN CÖNGÖLOĞLU, SERMET SEZİGEN, AHMET ZAHİT DURSUN, ALPER ÖZKÖK, SERHAT SARI
    Available online: 22.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 11.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1701-101 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  21. Comparing the effectiveness of ultrasound-guided versus blind steroid injection in the treatment of severe carpal tunnel syndrome
    ÖZGÜR ZELİHA KARAAHMET, EDA GÜRÇAY, MURAT KARA, AZİZE SERÇE, ZEYNEP KIRAÇ ÜNAL, FATMA AYTÜL ÇAKCI
    Available online: 26.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-97 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  22. Concordance of immunohistochemistry between core needle biopsy and surgical resection of breast cancer
    FARUK ERDEM KOMBAK, HÜLYA ŞAHİN, HANDE MOLLAMEMİŞOĞLU, İDRİS ÖNEM, HANDAN KAYA, ONUR BUĞDAYCI, MUSTAFA ERKİN ARIBAL
    Available online: 29.08.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1702-152 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  23. The relationship between the Trendelenburg position and cerebral hypoxia in patients who have undergone robot-assisted hysterectomy and prostatectomy
    ALİ ÖZGÜN, ASUMAN SARGIN, SEMRA KARAMAN, İLKBEN GÜNÜŞEN, IŞIK ALPER, FATMA ZEKİYE AŞKAR
    Available online: 05.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-159 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  24. Associations of Apgar score and size at birth with lipoprotein subclasses in juvenile obesity
    OSAMA BEKHET, JELENA VEKIC, ALEKSANDRA ZELJKOVIC, DUSAN PARIPOVIC, TAMARA GOJKOVIC, JELENA JANAC, VESNA SPASOJEVIC-KALIMANOVSKA, AMIRA PECO-ANTIC, GORDANA MILOSEVSKI-LOMIC, ZORANA JELIC-IVANOVIC, ALEKSANDRA STEFANOVIC
    Available online: 05.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1702-164 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  25. TNF-? and TGF-ß level after intraoperative allogeneic red blood cell transfusion in orthopedic operation patients
    HAMED HASSANI, ALIREZA KHOSHDEL, SEYED REZA SHARIFZADEH, MOHAMMAD FOAD HEYDARI, SHABAN ALIZADEH, ALI NOROOZI AGHIDEH
    Available online: 06.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 18.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1508-36 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  26. TNF - alpha 863 C > A promoter and TNFRII 196 T > G exonic variations may be risk factors for juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    BAHADIR BATAR, SEZEN ÖZMAN, KENAN BARUT, ÖZGÜR KASAPÇOPUR, MEHMET GÜVEN
    Available online: 06.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 12.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1612-23 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  27. TURKISH VERSION OF THE MOTOR FUNCTION MEASURE SCALE (MFM-32) FOR NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES: A CROSS-CULTURAL ADAPTATION, RELIABILITY AND VALIDITY STUDY
    HABİBE SERAP İNAL, ELA TARAKÇI, DEVRİM TARAKÇI, GÜLCAN AKSOY, SEZAN MERGEN KILIÇ, HAKAN BEŞER, ÇİĞDEM BEŞER, ARZU RAZAK ÖZDİNÇLER, HACER DURMUŞ TEKÇE, FATMA YEŞİM PARMAN, FEZA DEYMEER, ZEHRA PİRAYE OFLAZER
    Available online: 09.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 17.10.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1603-91 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  28. Hyperbolic relation between beta cell function and insulin sensitivity for type 2 diabetes mellitus, Malaria, Influenza, Helicobacter pylori, Chlamydia pneumoniae, and Hepatitis C virus infections-induced inflammation/oxidative stress and Temporary Insulin Resistance in Central Africans
    JEAN BOSCO KASIAM LASI ON'KIN, BENJAMIN LONGO-MBENZA, VENANT TCHOKONTE-NANA, AUGUSTIN NGE OKWE, NELLY KANGOLA KABANGU
    Available online: 12.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 07.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1608-48 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  29. The association between deep neck space abscess and internal carotid artery narrowing in pediatric patients
    BETÜL EMİNE DERİNKUYU, ÖZNUR BOYUNAĞA, MELTEM POLAT, ÇAĞRI DAMAR, ANIL TAPISIZ, AYŞE GÜL ALIMLI, ÇİĞDEM ÖZTUNALI, SONER SERTAN KARA, MURAT UÇAR, HASAN TEZER
    Available online: 14.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 07.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1707-165 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  30. Topographic methods to expose exiting points of supratrochlear, supraorbital and zygomaticotemporal nerves
    MESUT SABRİ TEZER, İSMAİL YAĞMURHAN GİLAN, ÖZLEM ELVAN, VEDİA BENNU ÖZCÖMERT, MUSTAFA AKTEKİN
    Available online: 14.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1705-8 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  31. Evaluation of renal anomalies, inferior vena cava variations and left renal vein variations by lumbar magnetic resonance imaging in 3000 patients
    ALPER DİLLİ, FATMA SEVİN COŞAR AYAZ, KEZİBAN KARACAN, KÜRŞAD ZENGİN, ÜMİT YAŞAR AYAZ, OSMAN RAİF KARABACAK, BAKİ HEKİMOĞLU
    Available online: 17.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 07.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1611-23 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  32. Effects of n-acetylcysteine on ovarian tissue autografted into granulation tissue compared to back muscle in rats
    FARIDEH DANESHPOYA, MOJTABA KARIMIPOUR, MASOUMEH ZIRAKJAVANMARD, BAGHER POURHEYDAR
    Available online: 19.09.2017
    PDF Last modified on 08.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-170 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  33. Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) gene polymorphism in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinomas in Turkish population
    BEKİR UÇAN, MUSTAFA ÖZBEK, MUSTAFA ŞAHİN, MUHAMMED KIZILGÜL, ERMAN ÇAKAL
    Available online: 02.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 07.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-49 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  34. The diagnostic accuracy of endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) in mediastinal tuberculous lymphadenitis
    ONUR FEVZİ ERER, SERHAT EROL, CEYDA ANAR, CAN BİÇMEN, ZEKİYE AYDOĞDU, SERİR ÖZKAN
    Available online: 03.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 13.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1606-110 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  35. Molecular analysis and prevalence of Huntington's disease in northwestern Iran
    MAHMOUD SHEKARI KHANIANI, PARISA AOB, MOHAMMADREZA RANJOURI, SIMA MANSOORI DERAKHSHAN
    Available online: 05.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1510-25 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  36. An examination of healthcare-associated infections in elderly patients
    SERAP İSKENDER, GÜRDAL YILMAZ, İFTAHAR KÖKSAL
    Available online: 09.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 13.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1706-92 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  37. Correlation between epicardial adipose tissue thickness and the degree of coronary artery atherosclerosis
    ARTHUR ATILLA KERESZTESI, GABRIELA ASOFIE, MIHAI ADRIAN SIMION, HARALD JUNG
    Available online: 20.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1604-58 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  38. Effects of cinnamic acid on complications of diabetes
    HATİCE GÜL ANLAR, MERVE BACANLI, TUĞBAGÜL ÇAL, SEVTAP AYDIN, NURAY ARI, ÜLKÜ ÜNDEĞER BUCURGAT, ARİF AHMET BAŞARAN, AYŞE NURŞEN BAŞARAN
    Available online: 25.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-8 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  39. Effect of phosphodiesterase-5 inhibition on joint and muscle damage in rats with adjuvant arthritis
    FAİZE ELİF BAHADIR, MUSTAFA KUTAY KÖROĞLU, MERAL YÜKSEL, FERİHA ERCAN, YAŞAR İNCİ ALİCAN
    Available online: 30.10.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1704-157 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)

  40. Anxiety and Depression States of Adolescents with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    HAMDİ CİHAN EMEKSİZ, AYSUN BİDECİ, BURÇİN NALBANTOĞLU, AYŞİN NALBANTOĞLU, CEM ÇELİK, YASEMİN YULAF, MAHMUT ORHUN ÇAMURDAN, PEYAMİ CİNAZ
    Available online: 04.11.2017
    PDF Last modified on 14.11.2017
    DOI: 10.3906/sag-1708-131 (This number will become active after the manuscript has been selected for inclusion in an issue.)