Hale Karapolat

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  1. ncbi Reliability, validity, and sensitivity to change of Turkish Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale in patients with unilateral peripheral vestibular disease
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova 35100, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Rehabil Res 33:12-8. 2010
  2. ncbi Are swimming or aerobic exercise better than conventional exercise in ankylosing spondylitis patients? A randomized controlled study
    H Karapolat
    Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 45:449-57. 2009
  3. ncbi Spondylodiscitis caused by sudden onset back pain following transrectal ultrasonography-guided prostate biopsy: a case report
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Agri 21:121-5. 2009
  4. doi Comparison of hospital-based versus home-based exercise training in patients with heart failure: effects on functional capacity, quality of life, psychological symptoms, and hemodynamic parameters
    Hale Karapolat
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:635-42. 2009
  5. ncbi Effect of dyspnea and clinical variables on the quality of life and functional capacity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure
    Hale Karapolat
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Turkey
    Chin Med J (Engl) 121:592-6. 2008
  6. doi Effects of cardiac rehabilitation program on exercise capacity and chronotropic variables in patients with orthotopic heart transplant
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:449-56. 2008
  7. ncbi [Exercise in cardiac rehabilitation]
    Hale Karapolat
    Ege Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Fiziksel Tip ve Rehabilitasyon Anabilim Dali, Izmir, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:51-7. 2008
  8. doi Does betahistine treatment have additional benefits to vestibular rehabilitation?
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1207-12. 2010
  9. doi Does pretransplantation etiology have any effect on exercise results in heart transplant patients?
    H Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 42:1779-83. 2010
  10. ncbi Comparison of group-based exercise versus home-based exercise in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: effects on Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Indices, quality of life and depression
    Hale Karapolat
    Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 27:695-700. 2008

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  1. ncbi Reliability, validity, and sensitivity to change of Turkish Activities-specific Balance Confidence Scale in patients with unilateral peripheral vestibular disease
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova 35100, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Rehabil Res 33:12-8. 2010
    ..05). The Turkish ABC Scale is a culturally relevant, reliable, and sensitive to change tool for measuring self-perceived balance confidence in unilateral peripheral vestibular disease...
  2. ncbi Are swimming or aerobic exercise better than conventional exercise in ankylosing spondylitis patients? A randomized controlled study
    H Karapolat
    Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 45:449-57. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi Spondylodiscitis caused by sudden onset back pain following transrectal ultrasonography-guided prostate biopsy: a case report
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Agri 21:121-5. 2009
    ..We present this case to remind medical professionals to keep spondylodiscitis in mind in the presence of sudden onset back and low-back pain, since TRUS-guided prostate biopsy is a frequently used procedure...
  4. doi Comparison of hospital-based versus home-based exercise training in patients with heart failure: effects on functional capacity, quality of life, psychological symptoms, and hemodynamic parameters
    Hale Karapolat
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Res Cardiol 98:635-42. 2009
    ..To compare the effects of home-based and hospital-based exercise programs on exercise capacity, quality of life, psychological symptoms, and hemodynamic parameters in heart failure (HF) patients...
  5. ncbi Effect of dyspnea and clinical variables on the quality of life and functional capacity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure
    Hale Karapolat
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Turkey
    Chin Med J (Engl) 121:592-6. 2008
    ..We assessed the effect of symptoms and clinical variables on the functional capacity and quality of life in COPD and CHF patients...
  6. doi Effects of cardiac rehabilitation program on exercise capacity and chronotropic variables in patients with orthotopic heart transplant
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Res Cardiol 97:449-56. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effects of home- and hospital-exercise programs on exercise capacity and chronotropic variables in patients with heart transplantation...
  7. ncbi [Exercise in cardiac rehabilitation]
    Hale Karapolat
    Ege Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Fiziksel Tip ve Rehabilitasyon Anabilim Dali, Izmir, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:51-7. 2008
    ....
  8. doi Does betahistine treatment have additional benefits to vestibular rehabilitation?
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 267:1207-12. 2010
    ..05). Both VR and betahistine + VR have a positive effect on disability and balance in patients with unilateral vestibular disorder. Betahistine treatment added to VR was effective in increasing postural stability...
  9. doi Does pretransplantation etiology have any effect on exercise results in heart transplant patients?
    H Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 42:1779-83. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi Comparison of group-based exercise versus home-based exercise in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: effects on Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Indices, quality of life and depression
    Hale Karapolat
    Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 27:695-700. 2008
    ..Home-based exercise programme, as it is cheaper, more easily performed and efficient, may be preferable for the management programme in AS...
  11. ncbi The relationship between depressive symptoms and anxiety and quality of life and functional capacity in heart transplant patients
    H Karapolat
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, 35100, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Res Cardiol 96:593-9. 2007
    ..To establish the relationship between depressive symptoms and anxiety with both the quality of life and functional capacity of heart transplant patients...
  12. ncbi Comparison of hospital-supervised exercise versus home-based exercise in patients after orthotopic heart transplantation: effects on functional capacity, quality of life, and psychological symptoms
    H Karapolat
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University Medical Faculty, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 39:1586-8. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi Do the benefits gained using a short-term pulmonary rehabilitation program remain in COPD patients after participation?
    Hale Karapolat
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University Medical Faculty, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Lung 185:221-5. 2007
    ..Therefore, it is strongly recommended that all patients with COPD be kept motivated in order to continue with rehabilitation and maintain the benefits gained...
  14. ncbi Health related quality of life in patients awaiting heart transplantation
    Hale Karapolat
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ege University Medical Faculty, Izmir, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 214:17-25. 2008
    ..It would be helpful to evaluate psychological symptoms and quality of life in patients with end-stage heart failure besides routine clinical evaluations...
  15. doi Short-term effects of vestibular rehabilitation in patients with chronic unilateral vestibular dysfunction: a randomized controlled study
    Murat Giray
    Department of Physical Medicine, University of Ege, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1325-31. 2009
    ..To evaluate the short-term effects of vestibular rehabilitation on symptom, disability, balance, and postural stability in patients with chronic unilateral vestibular dysfunction...
  16. doi Short-term effects of aerobic exercise on functional capacity, fatigue, and quality of life in patients with post-polio syndrome
    Julide Oncu
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 23:155-63. 2009
    ..To investigate and compare the impact of hospital and home exercise programmes on aerobic capacity, fatigue, and quality of life in patients with post-polio syndrome...
  17. ncbi [Does transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation or therapeutic ultrasound increase the effectiveness of exercise for knee osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled study]
    Sibel Eyigor
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Izmir, Turkey
    Agri 20:32-40. 2008
    ....
  18. doi Single-shot, low-dose intratympanic gentamicin in Ménière disease: role of vestibular-evoked myogenic potentials and caloric test in the prediction of outcome
    Sercan Gode
    Department of Otolaryngology, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Am J Otolaryngol 32:412-6. 2011
    ....
  19. doi Analysis of heart rate variability with electromyography in heart transplant recipients
    Arzu On
    Department of Physical Medicine, University of Ege, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1635-8. 2009
    ..To investigate vagal parasympathetic functions by electromyographic R-R interval variation analyses in heart transplant recipients...
  20. ncbi Pain and quality of life (QoL) in elderly: the Turkish experience
    N Kutay Ordu Gokkaya
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ankara PMR Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 55:357-62. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the effects of demographic and clinical determinants on pain and to investigate the possible risk factors that disrupt QoL...
  21. doi Quality of life in multiple sclerosis patients with urinary disorders: reliability and validity of the Turkish version of King's Health Questionnaire
    Yesim Akkoc
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurol Sci 32:417-21. 2011
    ..05) subscores. The KHQ may be used to determine the effect of incontinence on the quality of life for MS patients...
  22. ncbi [Quality of life and functional status in congestive heart failure]
    Hale Karapolat
    Ege Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Fiziksel Tip ve Rehabilitasyon, Izmir, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 6:327-32. 2006
    ....
  23. doi Clinical assessment of topiramate therapy in patients with migrainous vertigo
    Sercan Gode
    Ege University Medical School Department of Otolaryngology Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Headache 50:77-84. 2010
    ..To assess the efficacy of topiramate in reducing both the frequency and the severity of vertigo and headache attacks in patients with migrainous vertigo and to compare 50 and 100 mg/day doses of the drug...
  24. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of Turkish folklore dance on the physical performance, balance, depression and quality of life in older women
    Sibel Eyigor
    Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Department, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:84-8. 2009
    ..05). We achieved improvements in physical performance, balance and QoL in elderly females. Application of folkloric dance specific to countries as an exercise program for elderly people may be helpful...
  25. ncbi Psychological outcomes of an outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Bulent Kayahan
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Respir Med 100:1050-7. 2006
    ..STUDY/PRINCIPLES: The effects of an outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program on psychological morbidity (anxiety and depressive symptoms) were examined in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  26. doi Comparison of intravaginal electrical stimulation and trospium hydrochloride in women with overactive bladder syndrome: a randomized controlled study
    Selcen Ozdedeli
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Bornova, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 24:342-51. 2010
    ..To compare the effects of trospium hydrochloride and electrical stimulation on urodynamic parameters, bladder diary, quality of life and psychological symptoms in female patients with overactive bladder syndrome...
  27. doi Comparison of isokinetic exercise versus standard exercise training in patients with chronic low back pain: a randomized controlled study
    Filiz Sertpoyraz
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ege, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 23:238-47. 2009
    ..To compare the effectiveness of an isokinetic exercise programme and a standard exercise programme in patients with chronic low back pain in terms of pain, mobility, disability, psychological status and muscle strength...
  28. ncbi Effects of a group-based exercise program on the physical performance, muscle strength and quality of life in older women
    Sibel Eyigor
    Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Department, 35100 Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 45:259-71. 2007
    ..We have shown that this exercise program is both effective and reliable for this age group of women...
  29. ncbi Quality of life in patients with multiple sclerosis and urinary disorders: reliability and validity of Turkish-language version of Incontinence Quality of Life Scale
    Sibel Eyigor
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Ege University, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Rehabil Res Dev 47:67-71. 2010
    ..05). Our study has demonstrated the internal consistency and reliability of the I-QOL in the Turkish language in patients with MS...
  30. doi The quality of life and psychological status of mothers of hospitalized pediatric oncology patients
    Sibel Eyigor
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:428-38. 2011
    ..These results suggest that the current system for treating cancer in Turkish children should also include close monitoring of the care-giving mothers' QoL and psychological health...
  31. doi Efficacy of etanercept and complete decongestive physical therapy in bilateral lower-limb lymphoedema associated with rheumatoid arthritis: a case report
    Sibel Eyigor
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ege, 35100, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Adv Ther 25:23-8. 2008
    ..There is little information on the benefit of etanercept therapy for the extra-articular manifestations of RA. Further research is necessary to confirm the beneficial effect of etanercept and CDP...
  32. doi Effects of nutritional supplementation combined with conventional pulmonary rehabilitation in muscle-wasted chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective, randomized and controlled study
    Alev Gurgun
    Department of Chest Diseases, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Respirology 18:495-500. 2013
    ....
  33. ncbi Monoparesis with complex regional pain syndrome-like symptoms due to brachial plexopathy caused by the varicella zoster virus: a case report
    Sibel Eyigor
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Ege, Medical Faculty, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1653-5. 2006
    ..Brachial plexopathy may be the direct cause of the reversible upper-limb paresis resulting from HZ with CRPS-like symptoms...
  34. ncbi Comparison of the use of conventional, hydrophilic and gel-lubricated catheters with regard to urethral micro trauma, urinary system infection, and patient satisfaction in patients with spinal cord injury: a randomized controlled study
    S Sarica
    Ege University Medical Faculty Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 46:473-9. 2010
    ..Management of the lower urinary tract is crucially important in patients with spinal cord injuries in order to prevent damage to the upper urinary tract and to preserve renal function...
  35. ncbi The effect of functional performance, respiratory function and osteopenia on the quality of life after heart transplantation
    Hale Karapolat
    Int J Cardiol 124:381-3. 2008
    ..05). There was no significant relationship found between osteopenia and SF36 scores (p>0.05)...
  36. ncbi [Patient education and exercise in cardiac rehabilitation]
    Hale Karapolat
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:450; author reply 450-1. 2007