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Effect of hydrogen peroxide on nonenzymatic glycation of haemoglobin
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Spinal anaesthesia with hyperbaric solutions of ropivacaine, levobupivacaine or bupivacaine in major orthopedic surgery
Objective: The aim of the present study was to compare the reliability, suitability and the side effects of the spinal blocks produced by hyperbaric solutions of levobupivacaine, ropivacaine and bupivacaine in patients ...
The factors that affect plasma homocysteine levels, pulse wave velocity and their relationship with cardiovascular disease indicators in peritoneal dialysis patients
Objective The incidence of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) is high in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) population and hyperhomocysteinemia is an important CVD risk factor. The aims of this study are to asses the incidence ...
Cognitive functions in neurofibromatosis type 1 patients and unaffected siblings
Erdoğan-Bakar E, Cinbiş M, Özyürek H, Kiriş N, Altunbaşak Ş, Anlar B. Cognitive functions in neurofibromatosis type 1 patients and unaffected siblings. Turk J Pediatr 2009; 51: 565-571. Attention, learning, and perceptual ...
Torsion of the primary epiploic appendagitis: A case series and review of the literature
BACKGROUND: Differential diagnosis and appropriate treatment of epiploic appendagitis (EA) is adilemma for general surgeons because of nonspecific signs and symptoms.METHODS: Twelve patients (3 women and 9 men, average age ...
Evidence of association of vitamin D receptor Apa I gene polymorphism with bone mineral density in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
The vitamin D receptor (VDR) was the firstcandidate gene to be studied in relation to osteoporosis, andmost attention has focused on polymorphisms situated nearthe 3' flank of VDR. The aim of this study was toinvestigate ...
Evaluation of the two bundles of the anterior cruciate ligament with 1.5 tesla magnetic resonance imaging
Objectives: Studies on the anatomy of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) have shown that the normal ACL consists of two functional bundles named as anteromedial (AM) and posterolateral (PL) bundles. In this study, we ...
Self-medication with antibiotics: questionnaire survey among primary care center attendants
Purpose The aim of this study was to determine the frequency and reasons for self-medication with antibiotics within the last 12 months among primary healthcare center attendants aged 18 or over, in Ankara. Methods A ...
Fast MRI evaluation of pulmonary progressive massive fibrosis with VIBE and HASTE sequences: Comparison with CT
PURPOSE The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the diagnostic utility of volumetric interpolated breath-hold examination (VIBE) and half-Fourier-acquisition single-shot turbo spin-echo (HASTE) fast magnetic ...
Good and bad luck together: A cardiac tamponade case subsequent to internal jugular vein catheterization
Prior to serious surgical interventions, central venous catheterization (CVC) is used with such purposes as obtaining venous tract and hemodynamic monitorization as well as applying medicine. Although it is rare, serious ...