E-ISSN 2149-388X | ISSN 2149-0430

Aim & Scope

The Ulutas Medical Journal (ULUTAS MED J) is one of the periodical peer-reviewed international journal and is published quarterly (March, June, September, December) four times a year. The journal includes experimental, clinical research articles, case reports and invited review articles on medical sciences (basic medicine, internal medicine and surgical medicine). All publications in our journal are described and published according to the link of "instructions for authors" in accordance with all the international scientific publication standards, and criteria of COPE and TUBITAK. Instructions to authors comply with the “Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Writing and Editing for Biomedical Publication” (www.ICMJE.org, updated in April 2010). Critical evaluation of research paper is a prime focus of each member of The Ulutas Medical Journal Reviewer Panel for identifying Plagiarism.

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2019, Vol: 5, Issue: 4

Ulutas Med J. Year: 2019, Volume: 5

    Original Research (Original Article)

  • Identifying Attitudes of Married Women Between the Ages of 15 and 49 Living in Elazig Province of Turkey Towards Reproductive Health
    Ayse Ferdane Oguzoncul, Evrim Celebi,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(4): 262-273
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190723031403

  • Effect of Venous Port Implantation Under Interscalene Block on Patient Satisfaction and Quality of Analgesia
    Mehmet Ugur Turhan, Mustafa Kacmaz, Veysel Erden
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(4): 255-261
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191027021217

  • Basilic Vein Transposition: A Good Vascular Route for Hemodialysis Patients
    Omer Ulular
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(4): 251-254
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191116032014

  • Comparison of Partial Internal Sphincterotomy and Partial Internal Sphincterotomy with Additional Advancement Flap Anoplasty in the Treatment of Chronic Anal Fissure
    Yahya Celik, Firat Demircan
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(4): 243-250
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191014070931

  • Utilization of Corticocancellous Bone Graft, Demineralized Bone Matrix and Synthetic Ceramic Bioglass for Defective Bone Fractures in Rats
    Sakir Alper CANSEVER, Zafer Aydogan, Raif Ozden
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(4): 233-242
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191206042123

  • Case Report

  • Dumbbell-shaped Dermoid Cyst Extending to Temporal Fossa from Zygomatico-frontal Suture Defect
    Mehmet H Atalar, Ayse Vural Ozec, Nisa Baspinar
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 229-232
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190706072248

  • A Case of Scleredema Diabeticorum: Could Pentoxifylline Be a Therapeutic Option?
    Habibullah Aktas, Serkan Oner, Zulal Oner
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 225-228
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190616024428

  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome as A Rare Cause of Recurrent Chronic Abdominal Pain: Radiological Findings
    Nisa Başpınar, Mehmet H Atalar ,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 221-224
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190706071036

  • Original Research (Original Article)

  • Head and Neck Cancer in Geriatric Population in A Tertiary Care Institute in India: Lessons Learnt
    Meena Tiwari
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 215-220
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190813065101

  • Spinal Epidural Abscess in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure: A Single-Center Experience
    Arsal Acarbas
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 209-214
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190719032811

  • Are Clinicians Aware Enough of Syphilis in HIV-Infected Populations? The Clinical and Laboratory Findings in A Training Hospital
    Ercan Aytac Yenilmez, Riza Aytac Cetinkaya
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 202-208
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190717083737

  • Profile of Patients at a State-Run Tertiary Cancer Hospital in India: An Audit
    Meena Tiwari
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 194-201
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190810072052

  • Stent Use in Emergency Treatment of Malignant Colonic Obstruction
    Yahya Celik, Ozan Andac Erbil
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 189-193
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190510021841

  • Strabismus in Pediatric Age: A Single Center Experience in Turkey
    Oguz Guvenmez, Asim Kayiklik,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 184-188
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191127100430

  • Effect of Domperidone on Lactation in Low Milk Supply Women in Tehran, Iran
    Saeedeh TarvijEslami, Hosain Nasirian, Arezoo Sadat Razavi, Hamid Zaferani Arani, Mahshid Dareh, Poorya Bikarannejad, Yasamin Zivari, Maryam Sadat Motevalli, Seyed Amirhossein Ahmadi, Elnaz Babakhani
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(3): 175-183
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190502070257

  • Case Report

  • Arrested Pneumatization of the Sphenoid Sinus: A Normal Variant That Can Be Confused With a Pathological Entity
    Mehmet H Atalar
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 170-174
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190113015455

  • Original Research (Original Article)

  • Results of Single and Double Flap Anastomosis in External Dacryocystorhinostomy Surgery
    Mehmet Cubuk, Hulya Bardak, Savas Cetinkaya, Oguz Guvenmez,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 166-169
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190127020238

  • Comparison of Nasal S. aureus Carriage in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients with Other Surgical Cases and Healthy Individuals
    Derya Bayirli Turan, Ozden Ozgun, Tuba Kuruoglu, Kivanc Serefhanoglu
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 160-165
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190325124138

  • The Collection of Epidemiological Data of the Women Undergoing Mammography in Suburban Area of Mersin
    Mehmet Ercüment Döğen,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 155-159
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190318070023

  • Assessment of New Biomarkers Used in the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis in Children
    Onur Yalcin, Ali Aygun, Emine Yurdakul Erturk
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 149-154
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190227010808

  • Effects of Preoperative Laboratory Findings to the Risk of Re-exploration after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
    Betül Kocamer Şimşek , Feragat Uygur,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 142-148
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190124064729

  • Correlation of Maternal and Cord Blood Leptin Concentrations with Neonatal Birth Weight in Term, Preterm and Growth-Restricted Fetuses
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 133-141
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190220060746

  • The Perception and Views of Yoga Trainers on Yoga Practices in Turkey
    Hakan Yaman, İsmet Akçay, Gürhan Günay,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 129-132
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191002094928

  • Variability of Findings Due to Seasonal Alterations and Number of Attacks in Warm-Type Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
    Mehmet Ali Ucar, Simten Dagdas, Funda Ceran, Mesude Falay, Gulsum Ozet
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 119-128
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190220020542

  • A Novel Treatment Method to Eliminate the Complaints of Tinnitus and Related Psychiatric Disorders
    Oguz Guvenmez, Huseyin Keskin, Serkan Gunes,
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(2): 114-118
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191109053047

  • Case Report

  • A Preventable Cause of Neurodevelopmental Retardation and Swallowing Disorder in Infancy Period: Deficiency of Vitamin B12
    Server Bozdogan, Abdullah Arpaci
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 110-113
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190130082043

  • Ossifying Subperiosteal Hematoma of the Iliac Bone: Imaging Findings
    Mehmet H Atalar, Nisa Baspinar
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 107-109
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190113113349

  • Splenic Infarction Due to Sickle Cell Trait while Visiting a Hill Station
    Shamsudeen Moideen, P.P. Baby Manoj, Shahul Hameed, Aysha Khader, N.A. Uvais
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 103-106
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191111060811

  • Letter to the Editor

  • OSE: A New Education and Treatment Program for Preschool Period
    Oguz Guvenmez, Serkan Gunes
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 97-102
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191003030124

  • Psoriasis and Schizophrenia: An Interesting Association
    N.A. Bishurul Hafi, N.A. Uvais
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 95-96
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191107033209

  • Pelvic Actinomycosis Associated with Intrauterine Device
    Chu-Hsin Chuang, Soon-Cen Huang, Na-Mi Lu, Chien-Ming Chao
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 93-94
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190919013918

  • A Fatal Case of Aspergillus Empyema
    Ya-Fang Wu, Chien-Ming Chao
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 91-92
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190718071352

  • Original Research (Original Article)

  • Is There Any Relationship Between Circulating Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D Level and Presence of Helicobacter Pylori As Well As Gastric Inflammation Severity?
    Tarik Akar
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 84-90
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190227101537

  • Comparison of LigaSure and the Conventional Method in Total Thyroidectomy: A Single Surgeon’s Experience and Review of the Literature that LigaSure is not superior to Suture Ligation in Total Thyroidectomy
    Gokhan Demiral, Fikret Aksoy
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 77-83
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191022104415

  • Comparison of Efficacy and Tolerability of Modified Release Methylphenidate, Osmotic-Release Methylphenidate and Atomoxetine in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Serkan Gunes
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 71-76
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191130053404

  • The Use of Fibrin Sealant in Chiari Malformation Type-1 Surgery; Is It Effective in Preventing the Formation of CSF Fistula?
    Huseyin Dogu, Abdurrahman Avar Ozdemir
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 65-70
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191108075317

  • The Effectiveness of Ganciclovir Comparing with Combination Therapy of Oxytetracycline HCI and Polymyxin B Sulfate in Herpetic Epithelial Keratitis
    Oguz Guvenmez, Asim Kayiklik
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 60-64
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191024045517

  • Prolotherapy: Practices, Experiences and Observations Concerning Adverse Effects of Physician in Turkey
    Hakan Yaman, Ismet Akcay, Sedat Yildiz
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 54-59
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190605072500

  • Results of Surgery Performed on 151 Patients of Hypospadias: Single Center Experience
    Ahmet Atici, Mehmet Emin Celikkaya, Cigdem El, Bulent Akcora
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 48-53
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20181210085830

  • What is the Role of Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity for Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation after Coronary Bypass Grafting?
    Unsal Vural, Ahmet Arif Aglar
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 34-47
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191101064746

  • The Effectiveness of Bupivacaine Instillation on Postoperative Pain after Elective Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial
    Rabia Arshad, Kamran Munir Bajwa, Mishal Sikander, Rakhshanda Rashid
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 26-33
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190130080233

  • Treatment Response to Phototherapy in Patients with Mycosis Fungoides and Parapsoriasis
    Ebru Celik, Gokhan Ucgul, Asena Cigdem Dogramaci
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 19-25
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20191218011207

  • Impact of Refresher Training on Knowledge Regarding Tuberculosis among Health Workers of West Bengal
    Indranil Halder, Ritesh Singh
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 14-18
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190104122056

  • The Effect of Delivery Mode on the Female Sexual Function Index
    Selda Songur Dagli, Fusun Karbancioglu Canturk
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 7-13
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190122071414

  • Burden of Emergency Exploratory Laparotomies: Sleepless Nights in Operation Rooms
    Raheel Ahmad, Muhammad Salman Shafique, Syed Waqas Hassan, Jahangir Sarwar Khan, Sheikh Haseeb Ahmad, Muhammad Umer Fayyaz, Saqib Mehmood
    Ulutas Med J. 2019; 5(1): 1-6
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20190602085150