Browsing by Author "Talu, Ufuk"
Authors:Göğüş, Abdullah; Akman, Şenol; Talu, Ufuk; Şar, Cüneyt; Hamzaoğlu, Azmi
Publisher and Date:(Türk Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Derneği, 2001)Amaç: Üçüncü kuşak anterior vida;tek çubuk sistemleri ve intervertebral titanyum mesh kullanılarak tedavi edilen adölesan idiopatik skolyozlu olgularda erken dönem tedavi sonuçları değerlendirildi. Çalışma planı: Adölesan idiopatik skolyozlu 17 hasta (15 kadın, 2 erkek; ort. Yaş 14.9:dağılım 11-20) değerlendirildi. Eğrilikler dört olguda King tip I, altı olguda tip II, iki olguda tip III, iki olguda tip IV ve üç olguda lomber olarak sınıflandırıldı. Lomber olgularda tüm seviyelerde, torakal olgularda ...
Authors:Göğüş, Abdullah; Talu, Ufuk; Akman, S; Sar, C; Hamzaoǧlu, Azmi; Eralp, Levent
Publisher and Date:(Springer Verlag, 2001)Thirty-two patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis underwent anterior fusion with rigid single rod (third generation instrumentation) and titanium mesh cages. The mean follow-up was 31 (24-45) months and the mean age was 14.9 years. There were 8 patients with King type I 10 with type II 6 with type III 4 with type IV and 4 with lumbar curves. Titanium mesh cages were used in all the lumbar procedures and at the cranial and caudal ends of the instrumented area in thoracic cases. All the ...
Authors:Akman, Şenol; Şirvanci, Mustafa; Talu, Ufuk; Göğüş, Abdullah; Hamzaoǧlu, Azmi
Publisher and Date:(2003)The clinical and imaging findings of patients with a confirmed diagnosis of tuberculous spondylitis were retrospectively analyzed to assess the diagnostic value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and determine the different patterns of spine involvement. Fifty-three patients with plain radiographs and MRI of the entire spinal column were included in the study. Sagittal T1- and T2-weighted MRIs of the entire spine and axial T1- and T2-weighted MRIs at the levels of interest were retrospectively ...
Authors:Akpınar, Sercan; Göğüş, Abdullah; Talu, Ufuk; Hamzaoǧlu, Azmi; Dikici, Fatih
Publisher and Date:(Springer Verlag, 2003)Five patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type VI were surgically treated for their spinal deformities. All of them were female. All but one had a double-major thoracic and lumbar curve. One had a mild scoliotic curve but severe thoracic lordosis. Anterior discectomy and fusion and posterior instrumentation was performed in a single stage in two patients while two had anterior and posterior surgery performed in two stages. The remaining patient underwent posterior surgery only because of the ...
Authors:Akman, Şenol; Talu, Ufuk; Göğüş, Abdullah; Güden, Mustafa; Sirvanci, Mustafa; Hamzaoǧlu, Azmi
Publisher and Date:(Elsevier Science Inc, 2003)Background. Mediastinitis after open-heart surgery is a serious complication that has a decreasing incidence but still a significantly high mortality rate. Back pain may develop during the course of treatment for mediastinitis and this should suggest vertebral osteomyelitis in the differential diagnosis. Diagnosis of vertebral osteomyelitis may be difficult because of the insidious onset and delayed diagnosis and treatment may result in serious neurologic compromise and even death of the patient. ...