Browsing Araştırma Çıktıları / WOS by Author "Talu, Ufuk"
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: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. ...