Serkan Erkan

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does timing matter in performing kyphoplasty? Acute versus chronic compression fractures
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Belg 75:396-404. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint [Factors causing stiff knee after total knee arthroplasty]
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Medicine Faculty of Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Eklem Hastalik Cerrahisi 22:16-21. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of sagittal cervical profile, gender and age on the thoracic kyphosis
    Serkan Erkan
    Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:675-80. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of a two-level Maverick disc replacement with a hybrid one-level disc replacement and one-level anterior lumbar interbody fusion
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Izmir Cad No 10, Manisa 45050, Turkey
    Spine J 9:830-5. 2009
  5. pmc Alignment of pedicle screws with pilot holes: can tapping improve screw trajectory in thoracic spines?
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 19:71-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of transpedicular versus extrapedicular vertebroplasty using polymethylmethacrylate
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:180-5. 2010
  7. doi request reprint A novel technique for reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament in skeletally immature patients
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:1059-65. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of injection techniques in the treatment of lateral epicondylitis: a prospective randomized clinical trial
    Guvenir Okcu
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 46:26-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Synovial hemangiohamartomas of the knee joint
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:281-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint An unusual rotational injury: Pantibial ligamentous injury
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University, Faculty of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 126:279-85. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Does timing matter in performing kyphoplasty? Acute versus chronic compression fractures
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Belg 75:396-404. 2009
    ..Controlled studies (kyphoplasty versus natural history) are needed to establish the real value of the procedure...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Factors causing stiff knee after total knee arthroplasty]
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Medicine Faculty of Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Eklem Hastalik Cerrahisi 22:16-21. 2011
    ..In this study, the factors causing stiff knee after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in patients with medial compartment osteoarthrosis were evaluated...
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of sagittal cervical profile, gender and age on the thoracic kyphosis
    Serkan Erkan
    Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:675-80. 2010
    ..009) and whole (T1T12) thoracic kyphosis (p = 0.007). This study yields standards for reference for the normal curvatures of the spine in the sagittal plane. The literature is quite controversial on this matter...
  4. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of a two-level Maverick disc replacement with a hybrid one-level disc replacement and one-level anterior lumbar interbody fusion
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Izmir Cad No 10, Manisa 45050, Turkey
    Spine J 9:830-5. 2009
    ..Biomechanical data of the hybrid model with the Maverick disc and anterior fusion are not available in the literature...
  5. pmc Alignment of pedicle screws with pilot holes: can tapping improve screw trajectory in thoracic spines?
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Eur Spine J 19:71-7. 2010
    ..Tapping of pilot holes (1 mm undertap) helps align pedicle screws and reduces the risk of screw malposition. Although most pedicle screws had lateral breach, the risk of medial pedicle breach of the pilot holes must be recognized...
  6. doi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of transpedicular versus extrapedicular vertebroplasty using polymethylmethacrylate
    Serkan Erkan
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:180-5. 2010
    ..An in vitro biomechanical study using osteoporotic cadaveric vertebrae...
  7. doi request reprint A novel technique for reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament in skeletally immature patients
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:1059-65. 2011
    ..No recurrent dislocation was observed in three patients (4 knees) at a mean follow-up time of 17.7 months. Both range of motion and radiological finding were restored to normal limits...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of injection techniques in the treatment of lateral epicondylitis: a prospective randomized clinical trial
    Guvenir Okcu
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 46:26-9. 2012
    ..We aimed to compare the efficacy of two different injection techniques of local corticosteroid and local anesthetic in the management of lateral epicondylitis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Synovial hemangiohamartomas of the knee joint
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:281-5. 2007
    ..The mean follow-up was 38 months (31-45) and all patients are asymptomatic postoperatively. Three additional cases and a review of the literature are presented because of the rarity of the lesion...
  10. ncbi request reprint An unusual rotational injury: Pantibial ligamentous injury
    Huseyin S Yercan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University, Faculty of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 126:279-85. 2006
    ..We presented a previously unreported case that involves both simultaneous occurrence of knee dislocation and tibiotalar joint subluxation. We used the term "Pantibial ligamentous injury" for this case...
  11. ncbi request reprint [The modifed Eden-Lange procedure for paralysis of the trapezius muscle]
    Tackin Ozalp
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 41:159-62. 2007
    ..After a two-year follow-up, asymmetry in the shoulder decreased, there was no pain on active abduction, and the patient returned to active sports and was fully satisfied with the outcome...
  12. ncbi request reprint The incidence and location of corona mortis: a study on 75 cadavers
    Guvenir Okcu
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Celal Bayar University, Medical Faculty, Manisa, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:53-5. 2004
    ..There seemed to be no significant difference between genders in the incidence of corona mortis and the distance between communicating vessels and the symphysis pubis...