TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Turk J Med Sci
E-ISSN: 1303-6165
ISSN: 1300-0144
Year: 2017 Volume: 47 Number: 3
  1. The relationship between sleep quality and depressive symptoms in adolescents
    BEGÜM DAĞ, FATMA YASEMİN KUTLU
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 721-727
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  2. Prevalence and risk factors for vitamin D deficiency in patients with widespread musculoskeletal pain
    MUHARREM ÇİDEM, ILHAN KARACAN, OZAN BEYTEMÜR, SEHER KARA
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 728-731
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  3. Social support and quality of life in a group of cancer patients (Ankara, Turkey)
    MUSTAFA SONER YILMAZ, BİRGÜL PİYAL, RECEP AKDUR
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 732-737
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  4. Evaluation and comparison of radiologic-pathologic findings in invasive cribriform carcinoma of the breast
    PINAR BALCI, IŞIL BAŞARA AKIN, NEVİN KÖREMEZLİ, MERİH GÜRAY DURAK, CANAN ALTAY, NACİYE SİNEM GEZER, ALİ İBRAHİM SEVİNÇ
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 738-747
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  5. The influence of intraabdominal pressure on the mortality rate of patients with acute pancreatitis
    PETAR SVORCAN, MAJA STOJANOVIC, PREDRAG STEVANOVIC, ALEKSANDAR KARAMARKOVIC, RADMILO JANKOVIC, NEBOJSA LADJEVIC
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 748-753
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  6. Relationship between blood glucose levels and cardiovascular risk in the Spanish Mediterranean population
    ANGEL ARTURO LOPEZ GONZALEZ, ZOE MANZANERO, MARIA TEOFILA VICENTE-HERRERO, SHEILA GARCIA-AGUDO, MARIA GIL-LLINAS, FRANCISCO MORENO-MORCILLO
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 754-763
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  7. Skin findings in autoimmune and nonautoimmune thyroid disease with respect to thyroid functional status and healthy controls
    MÜMTAZ TAKIR, EMİN ÖZLÜ, OSMAN KÖSTEK, ZAFER TÜRKOĞLU, HASAN HÜSEYİN MUTLU, TUĞBA KEVSER UZUNÇAKMAK, NECMETTİN AKDENİZ, AYŞE SERAP KARADAĞ
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 764-770
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  8. Psychosocial functioning in pediatric patients with pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum
    ALİYE TUĞBA BAHADIR, PINAR KURU, AYLİN ÇAKIROĞLU, CEYDA AFACAN, MUSTAFA YÜKSEL
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 771-777
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  9. Association study of CTLA-4 +49A/G gene polymorphism with recurrent pregnancy loss in the Iranian Azeri Turkish ethnic group
    MORTAZA BONYADI, SARA PARSA, SIMIN TAGHAVI, NARGES ZEINALZADEH
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 778-781
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  10. Antioxidants status in type 2 diabetic patients in Morocco
    RACHID ELJAOUDI, NAOUAL ELOMRI, MERYEM LAAMARTI, YAHIA CHERRAH, TAOUFIK AMEZYANE, DRISS GHAFIR, AZEDDINE IBRAHIMI
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 782-788
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  11. Evaluation of quality of life and cost-effectiveness of definitive surgery and the levonorgestrel intrauterine system as treatment options for heavy menstrual bleeding
    CEVDET ADIGÜZEL, SEVTAP SEYFETTİNOĞLU, DENİZ AKA SATAR, SEFA ARLIER, EDA ESKİMEZ, FATMA KAYA, HAKAN NAZİK
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 789-794
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  12. Vitamin E as a novel therapy in the treatment of acute aluminum phosphide poisoning
    ZAHRA HALVAEI, HIVA TEHRANI, KAMBIZ SOLTANINEJAD, MOHAMMAD ABDOLLAHI, SHAHIN SHADNIA
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 795-800
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  13. Performing ICSI with commercial microinjection pipettes enhanced pregnancy rates
    MOHAMMAD ALI KHALILI, IMAN HALVAEI, SHAHIN GHAZALI, MOHAMMAD HOSSEIN RAZI
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 801-805
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  14. The evaluation of cervical spinal angle in patients with acute and chronic neck pain
    AYHAN AŞKIN, KORHAN BARIŞ BAYRAM, ÜMİT SEÇİL DEMİRDAL, EMEL ATAR, ÇİĞDEM ARİFOĞLU KARAMAN, ECE GÜVENDİ, ALİYE TOSUN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 806-811
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  15. Analysis of epidemiology and risk factors for mortality in ventilator-associated pneumonia attacks in intensive care unit patients
    AYŞE BUT, MELTEM ARZU YETKİN, DİLEK KANYILMAZ, HALİDE ASLANER, ALİYE BAŞTUĞ, ADALET AYPAK, PINAR ÖNGÜRÜ, ESRAGÜL AKINCI, NEVZAT MEHMET MUTLU, HURREM BODUR
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 812-816
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  16. Epidemiology of under-five mortality in İstanbul: changes from 1988 to 2011
    FAHRİYE AYSUN BUZCU, AYLİN YETİM ŞAHİN, ESRA KARAPINAR, ÖZGE EROL, EMİNE GÜLBİN GÖKÇAY
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 817-825
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  17. Risk factors associated with poor outcome in diabetic foot ulcer patients
    SAIRA SALEEM, NAZIM HAYAT, IRSHAD AHMAD, TANVIR AHMAD, ABDULGAFFAR REHAN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 826-831
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  18. Possible triggering factors and comorbidities in newly diagnosed autoimmune bullous diseases
    SEVGİ AKARSU, ÖZLEM ÖZBAĞÇIVAN, NECLA DOLAŞ, ŞEBNEM AKTAN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 832-840
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  19. Impact of adjuvant treatment on oncologic outcomes in patients with stage I leiomyosarcoma of the uterus
    GÖKHAN BOYRAZ, DERMAN BAŞARAN, MEHMET COŞKUN SALMAN, NEJAT ÖZGÜL, KUNTER YÜCE
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 841-846
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  20. Pain, depression levels, fatigue, sleep quality, and quality of life in elderly patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    İLKNUR ALBAYRAK GEZER, AYŞE BALKARLI, BERAY CAN, SİNAN BAĞÇACI, SAMİ KÜÇÜKŞEN, ADEM KÜÇÜK
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 847-853
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  21. A comparison of usage of the laryngeal mask UniqueTM in denticulate and edentulate geriatric patients
    MELTEM GENEZ, SEMİH KÜÇÜKGÜÇLÜ, ŞULE ÖZBİLGİN, BAHAR KUVAKİ BALKAN, TANGÜL BEYDEŞ, MELEK AKSOY SARI
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 854-860
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  22. Three-layer primary closure of the bipedicled TRAM flap donor site for unilateral breast reconstruction: a 15-year experience with 124 consecutive patients
    HÜSEYİN KARAGÖZ, CİHAN ŞAHİN, CELALETTİN SEVER, YALÇIN KÜLAHCI, FİKRET EREN, CEYHUN CESUR, FUAT YÜKSEL
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 861-867
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  23. Frequency of human parvovirus 4 (PARV4) viremia among HBV-infected patients and healthy donors in Shiraz, Iran
    FERESHTE AMIRAHMADI, JAMAL SARVARI, SEYED YOUNES HOSSEINI, NEDA PIRBONYEH, ALI AKBAR GORZIN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 868-873
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  24. Effects of Artcure Diffusional Patch application on pain and functional status in lumbar disc herniation patients: a prospective randomized controlled study
    MAHMUT UĞURLU, MEHMET ATIF EROL AKSEKİLİ, BERAT MERYEM ALKAN, HALİL KARA, CEYHUN ÇAĞLAR
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 874-882
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  25. Groin and thigh reconstructions with pedicled rectus abdominis myocutaneous flaps
    HAKAN UZUN, OZAN BİTİK, YAHYA BALTU, MEHMET DADACI, AYCAN UĞUR KAYIKÇIOĞLU
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 883-890
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  26. An investigation of sagittal thoracic spinal curvature and mobility in subjects with and without chronic neck pain: cut-off points and pain relationship
    DERYA ÖZER KAYA, ŞEYDA TOPRAK ÇELENAY
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 891-896
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  27. Screening of immunocompromised patients at risk of strongyloidiasis in western Turkey using ELISA and real-time PCR
    ESRA ERDEM KIVRAK, ESRA ATALAY ŞAHAR, HÜSEYİN CAN, MERT DÖŞKAYA, MÜMTAZ YILMAZ, HÜSNÜ PULLUKÇU, AYŞE CANER, HÜSEYİN TÖZ, ADNAN YÜKSEL GÜRÜZ, MELTEM IŞIKGÖZ TAŞBAKAN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 897-901
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  28. Routine assessment of occupational exposure and its relation to semen quality in infertile men: a cross-sectional study
    SALIMA DAOUD, AFIFA SELLAMI, MEHDI BOUASSIDA, SAHBI KEBAILI, LEILA AMMAR KESKES, TAREK REBAI, NOZHA CHAKROUN FEKI
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 902-907
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  29. The Turkish version of the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE): its cultural adaptation, validation, and reliability
    ENDER AYVAT, MUHAMMED KILINÇ, NURAY KIRDI
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 908-915
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  30. Comparative analysis of selected cagPAI genes and different vacA genotypes in Iranian and Turkish H. pylori-positive patients suffering from gastric adenocarcinoma and active chronic gastritis
    ALI BAHADORI, MOHAMMAD HOSSEIN SOMI, FİGEN DORAN, AMIR TAHER EFTEKHARSADAT, SUNA KIZILYILDIRIM, MAHSA ESMAEILLOU, MARYAM YAASI, BAŞAK BEDİR, FATİH KÖKSAL
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 916-922
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  31. Effects of a closed system suction connector on airway resistance in ventilated neonates
    SEZİN ÜNAL, NURİYE EBRU ERGENEKON, EBRU KAZANCI, SELMA AKTAŞ, FERİT KULALI, İBRAHİM MURAT HIRFANOĞLU, CANAN TÜRKYILMAZ, YILDIZ ATALAY
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 923-927
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  32. Male infertility is significantly associated with multiple deletions in an 8.7-kb segment of sperm mtDNA in Pakistan
    IRFAN AFZAL MUGHAL, ASMA IRFAN, SARWAT JAHAN, ABDUL HAMEED
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 928-933
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  33. First trimester ultrasonographic parameters in prediction of the course and outcome of monochorionic twin pregnancies
    SLAVICA AKSAM, SNEZANA PLESINAC, JELENA DOTLIC, JASMINA TADIC, SVETLANA VRZIC-PETRONIJEVIC, MILOS PETRONIJEVIC, DUSICA KOCIJANCIC-BELOVIC, SNEZANA BUZADZIC
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 934-941
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  34. Evaluation of polyneuropathy and associated risk factors in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    HANDE NAMAL TÜRKYILMAZ, ORKİDE GÜZEL, SELVİNAZ EDİZER, AYCAN ÜNALP
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 942-946
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  35. Serum ischemic modified albumin (IMA) concentration and IMA/albumin ratio in patients with hepatitis B-related chronic liver diseases
    FATMA YAVUZ, MURAT BIYIK, MEHMET ASIL, RAMAZAN DERTLİ, ALİ DEMİR, HAKKI POLAT, SALİHA UYSAL, HÜSEYİN ATASEVEN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 947-953
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  36. Morphometric study of the true S1 and S2 of the normal and dysmorphic sacralized sacra
    AYŞEGÜL FIRAT, KADİR BAHADIR ALEMDAROĞLU, AHMET ÖZMERİÇ, MEHMET YÜCENS, DİNÇER GÖKSÜLÜK
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 954-959
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  37. Frequency and molecular characterization of human norovirus in Erzurum, Turkey
    MEHMET ÖZKAN TİMURKAN, HAKAN AYDIN, OSMAN AKTAŞ
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 960-966
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  38. A comparison of culture and PCR methods for identifying Propionibacterium acnes in lesions isolated from patients with acne
    NEGIN NAGHDI, MASOOD GHANE
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 967-972
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  39. Development of a new real-time PCR screening kit for HbS and common beta-thalassemia mutations observed in Turkey
    DERYA KAN KARAER, MEHMET ALİ ERGÜN, HATİCE ILGIN RUHİ, JALE ÖZTÜRK, HALİL KARA, DENİZ REİSOĞLU ÇAKMAK, TALİHANUR AYDOĞMUŞ, FERDA EMRİYE PERÇİN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 973-978
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  40. Isolation rates and antibiotic susceptibilities of different Enterobacteriaceae species as urinary tract infection agents in Turkey: a systematic review
    CANER YÜRÜYEN, YEŞİM GÜROL, SABİRE FERDA KALEAĞASIOĞLU, ELİF ÇİĞDEM KASPAR, GÜLDEN YILMAZ
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 979-986
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  41. Rational design of rabies vaccine formulation for enhanced stability
    VEYSEL KAYSER, ALAIN FRANCON, HERVE PINTON, JEAN-FRANCOIS SALUZZO, BERNHARDT L. TROUT
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 987-995
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  42. The effect of acetylsalicylic acid on vasopressin, serum insulin levels, insulin resistance, and biochemical parameters in rats induced with experimental diabetes type 2
    SERKAN ŞEN, SEFA ÇELİK
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 996-1001
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  43. Investigation of the behavioral and neurochemical effects of monosodium glutamate on neonatal rats
    AYŞEN ÇETIN KARDEŞLER, EYUP BAŞKALE
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1002-1011
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  44. The effect of trimetazidine on renal oxidative stress in partial and complete ureteral obstructions in a rat model
    SEMA NUR AYYILDIZ, ALİ AYYILDIZ, ERDAL BENLİ, SELMA CIRRIK, RÜŞTÜ CANKON GERMİYANOĞLU, TEVFİK NOYAN, ABDULLAH ÇIRAKOĞLU
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1012-1018
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  45. Changes in the serum, liver, and renal cortical lipids and electrolytes in rabbits with cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity
    ABDELGAYOUM AHMED ABDEL-GAYOUM, MOHAMED HAMZA SULAIMAN AHMIDA
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1019-1027
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  46. The effects of iloprost and alprostadil on ischemia-reperfusion injury in preventing inflammation, tissue degeneration, and apoptosis in rat skeletal muscle
    ELİF GÜNEYSU, ATACAN EMRE KOÇMAN, ORHAN ÖZATİK, CENGİZ OVALI, BETÜL CAN, İBRAHİM ÖZKAN ALATAŞ, MUSTAFA BEHÇET SEVİN
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1028-1036
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  47. Antiinflammatory and antioxidant effects of gemcitabine in collagen-induced arthritis model
    ADİLE FERDA DAĞLI, AHMET KARATAŞ, CEMAL ORHAN, MEHMET TUZCU, METİN ÖZGEN, KAZİM ŞAHİN, SÜLEYMAN SERDAR KOCA
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1037-1044
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  48. Comparison of endothelin and nitric oxide synthase blockers on hemorheological parameters in endotoxemic rats
    NESLİHAN HACER DİKMENOĞLU FALKMARKEN, OKAN ARIHAN, ALPER BEKTAŞ İSKİT
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1045-1052
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  49. What is the rectal colonization rate of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)-infected patients? What is the decolonization rate of CRE-colonized patients in the hospital?
    FATMA FERİHA ÇİLLİ, BİLGİN ARDA, AYŞE UYAN, MÜNEVVER KAYIN, DEMET DİKİŞ, NİLAY KORKMAZ, NİLGÜN DENİZ KÜÇÜKLER, NURHAYAT KEPELİ, BEHİYE ULUSOY, ŞÜKRAN AKŞİT BARIK, MEHMET ALİ ÖZİNEL, SERCAN ULUSOY, OĞUZ REŞAT SİPAHİ
    Turk J Med Sci, 47, (2017), 1053-1054
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