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

Aim & Scope

The Ulutas Medical Journal (ULUTAS MED J) is a periodical peer-reviewed international journal and is published quarterly (March, June, September, December) four times a year. The journal includes experimental and 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," following 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 the research paper is a prime focus of each member of The Ulutas Medical Journal Reviewer Panel for identifying Plagiarism.

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PEER-REVIEW: The journal editorial board members decide to accept or reject papers according to the Double-Blind peer review reports and the novelty of the research.

PLAGIARISM CHECKING: Critical evaluation of the research paper is a prime focus of each member of The Ulutas Medical Journal (UMJ) Reviewer Panel for identifying Plagiarism. It is conducted by an international software: iThenticate Program.

PUBLISHING FEE/CHARGE: The authors DO NOT pay a fee/charge (APC) to publish an article. For details, please check: Instructions for Authors.

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UNOFFICIAL IMPACT FACTOR (by Crossref Citation Data)2022 = 31 / 73 = 0,424; 2021 = 31 / 80 = 0,387; 2020 = 19 / 88 = 0,215; 2019 = 10 / 61 = 0,163

2023, Vol: 9, Issue: 4

Ulutas Med J. Year: 2023, Volume: 9

    Letter to the Editor
  • Utilizing ChatGPT to Improve the Productivity of Nursing Students in Higher Education
    Ahmed Lateef Alkhaqani
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(4): 233-236
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230623115617

  • Original Article
  • Auricular Parameters: A Tool for Stature, Gender and Ethno-facial Determination in a Nigerian Population.
    Godson Emeka Anyanwu, Rhoda Didigu, Terkuma Chia, Kosisochukwu Kingsley Obasi, Vershima Kiekwe
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(4): 227-232
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230609085715

  • Original Article
  • Pisidium Guajava Ameliorates Testicular Distortions Triggered by Aluminium Chloride in Adult Male Wistar Rats
    Abiodun Olalekan Oyeyemi, Ayokunle Olawepo, Vershima Kiekwe
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(4): 213-226
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20231003030105

  • Original Article
  • Estimation of Effective Radiation Dose for CT Head in Pediatric Patients at UCMS: A Cross-Section Study
    Subhash Chandra Yadav, Darshna Dhakal
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(4): 208-212
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230714114808

  • Original Article
  • The Degree of Correction Correlation with Clinical Outcomes in Adult Scoliosis Patients after Posterior Instrumentation Surgery
    Emre Bal, Onur Cetin
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 202-207
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230921092721

  • Original Article
  • Relationship between COVID-19 Infection and Buerger's Disease-Related Amputations
    Mehmet Yilmaz, Nevzat Gonder
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 193-201
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230903113816

  • Original Article
  • Color Doppler Ultrasonographic Evaluation of the Intrauterine Hepatic and Portal Venous System
    Mehmet Akif Sarica, Resat Kervancioglu
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 185-192
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230901100512

  • Original Article
  • The Role of the FDG-PET in the Staging of Patients with Differentiated Thyroid Cancer
    Ebuzer Kalender
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 178-184
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230901081616

  • Original Article
  • Do The Videos About Hallux Rigidus On YouTube Generally Exhibit High Quality?
    Mehmet Yilmaz
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 173-177
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230905100234

  • Original Article
  • Investigation of Antioxidant-Oxidant Levels in Infertile Men: A Prospective Cross-Sectional Study
    Mehmet Taskiran
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 165-172
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230815053224

  • Original Article
  • Postoperative Analgesic Efficacy Of Ilioinguinal-Iliohypogastric Block In Inguinal Hernia Surgeries: A Prospective Randomized Single-Blind Study
    Nurettin Kurt, Nureddin Yuzkat, Celaleddin Soyalp, Mehmet Kilic
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 158-164
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230813123641

  • Original Article
  • Comparative Outcomes of Surgical Treatments for Primary Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women: A Retrospective Cohort Study
    Kazim Dogan
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 152-157
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230821091835

  • Original Article
  • The Impact of Body Mass Index on Clinical Characteristics and Treatment Outcomes in Endometrial Cancer Patients: A Comprehensive Analysis
    Behzat Can
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 145-151
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230822070551

  • Original Article
  • Evaluation of Postoperative Follow-ups of Children Having the Glenn Procedure
    Mehmet Nur Talay, Onur Doyurgan
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 137-144
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230712015152

  • Original Article
  • Evaluating the Efficiency of the Ottawa Risk Scale in Assessing Adverse Outcomes in COPD Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department
    Oya Akpinar Oruc, Serife Ozdinc, Hulya Sevil
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 128-136
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230822072102

  • Original Article
  • Analysis of Vaccination Status of Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit with Confirmed COVID-19-Related ARDS: A Retrospective Cross-Sectional Study
    Haci Yusuf Gunes, Nurettin Kurt
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 118-127
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230810014855

  • Original Article
  • Functional Exercise Capacity, Fatigue and Peripheral Muscle Strength in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and Controls
    Nihan Katayifci, Irem Huzmeli, Nursel Dikmen
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(3): 110-117
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230103043212

  • Case Report
  • An Unusual Mid-Line Nasal Mass in a Child: A Case Report
    Anara Keneshovna Zhanbaeva, Oguz Guvenmez, Huseyin Keskin, Adylbek Zhanbaev
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 106-109
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230518033004

  • Review Article
  • Profoundal Effects of Microcystin-LR Induced Cardiotoxicity in Mammals
    Roshni Rajpoot, Raj Kumar Koiri
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 92-105
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20221222071638

  • Original Article
  • Evaluation of the Risk Factors Associated with Post-conisation HPV Persistence during the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Sevgi Ayhan, Gunsu Kimyon Comert, Tufan Arslanca, Irem Kar, Osman Turkmen, Burak Ersak, Ozgun Ceylan, Mustafa Sahin, Fatih Kilic, Ahmet Taner Turan
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 81-91
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230506025428

  • Original Article
  • Evaluation of Antibiotic Resistance of Patients with Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Infection
    Ferhat Karakoc, Ozhan Orhan, Selda Erdinc Karakoc, Fesih Aktar
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 74-80
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230320013100

  • Original Article
  • Evaluation of the Results of Patients Who Have Retrograde Intramedullary Nailing Surgery for Femur Supracondylar Fractures
    Edip Yilmaz, Ibrahim Ulusoy, Aybars Kivrak, Servet Igrek, Erhan Yilmaz
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 66-73
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230427065545

  • Original Article
  • The Effect of Barrier Gel and Free Fat Graft on the Formation of Epidural Fibrosis in the Laminectomy Model
    Sami Engin, Aytac Akbas, Volkan Kizilkaya
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(2): 58-65
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230510095834

  • Original Article
  • Diagnosis and Management of ERCP Complications: The Results of 15000 Cases from Two Centers
    Esat Taylan Ugurlu, Sezgin Yilmaz
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 51-57
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20221219050725

  • Original Article
  • The Effect of Midazolam and Magnesium Sulfate on Preoperative Anxiety in Patients Undergoing Rhinoplasty Operation
    Hilmi Demirkiran, Hilmi Yetkin, Cemal Kacar, Canser Yilmaz Demir, Arzu Esen Tekeli
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 42-50
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230111112358

  • Original Article
  • Comparison of Midterm and Long-Term Effects of Cord Protection Methods on Left Ventricular Function in Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery
    Yavuz Arslanoglu, Hayati Deniz, Hasim Ustunsoy
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 35-41
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230201114207

  • Original Article
  • The Relationship between Serum Ferritin Level and Insulin Resistance in Metabolic Syndrome
    Ugur Fahri Yurekli, Riza Altunbas
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 30-34
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230119123818

  • Original Article
  • The Agents Isolated from Cerebrospinal Fluid and Antibiotic Susceptibility of Adult Patients in a Training and Research Hospital
    Sümeyye Akyuz, Hasan Yasar
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 24-29
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20221215051347

  • Original Article
  • The Effect of Dietary Protein Quality on Short-Term Satiety and Daily Energy Intake
    Nurgul Arslan, Funda Pinar Cakiroglu, Bulent Yaprak
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 13-23
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20221223105724

  • Original Article
  • Comparison of the Diagnostic Value of MRCP, CT, and Ultrasonography in Choledochal Stones with the Results of ERCP: Evidence from 1152 Case
    Esat Taylan Ugurlu, Osman Dere, Sezgin Yilmaz
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 8-12
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20221205103820

  • Original Article
  • The Relationship of Endocan to Disease Severity in Psoriasis: Effect of Endocan on VGEF, CXCL12 and NGF Levels
    Ugur Fahri Yurekli, Muhammet Resat Akkus
    Ulutas Med J. 2023; 9(1): 1-7
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.5455/umj.20230127061036