A Turan

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intravenous regional anesthesia using lidocaine and magnesium
    Alparslan Turan
    Trakya University Tip Fakültesi, Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon AD, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 100:1189-92. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Smoking and perioperative outcomes
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:837-46. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality after massive transfusion in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, P 77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 60:761-70. 2013
  4. pmc Correlation between bispectral index, observational sedation scale, and lower esophageal sphincter pressure in volunteers using dexmedetomidine or propofol
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR593-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Chemotherapy within 30 days before surgery does not augment postoperative mortality and morbidity
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, P 77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 59:758-65. 2012
  6. pmc Effects of lornoxicam on the physiology of severe sepsis
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Crit Care 8:R474-82. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Analgesic effects of gabapentin after spinal surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Trakya University Medical Faculty, Department of Anaesthesiology, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesthesiology 100:935-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The analgesic effects of gabapentin after total abdominal hysterectomy
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 98:1370-3, table of contents. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The analgesic effects of gabapentin in monitored anesthesia care for ear-nose-throat surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Trakya University Medical Faculty, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 99:375-8, table of contents. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral gabapentin on postoperative epidural analgesia
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    Br J Anaesth 96:242-6. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Intravenous regional anesthesia using lidocaine and magnesium
    Alparslan Turan
    Trakya University Tip Fakültesi, Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon AD, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 100:1189-92. 2005
    ..05). We conclude that magnesium as an adjunct to lidocaine improves the quality of anesthesia and analgesia in IVRA...
  2. doi request reprint Smoking and perioperative outcomes
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:837-46. 2011
    ..However, effective advice may be limited by the paucity of information about smoking and perioperative risk. Thus, our goal was to determine the effect of smoking on 30-day postoperative outcomes in noncardiac surgical patients...
  3. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality after massive transfusion in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, P 77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 60:761-70. 2013
    ..Our primary aim was to determine the incidence of complications and 30-day mortality among patients who received massive transfusions and to explore risk factors associated with 30-day mortality...
  4. pmc Correlation between bispectral index, observational sedation scale, and lower esophageal sphincter pressure in volunteers using dexmedetomidine or propofol
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Med Sci Monit 18:CR593-6. 2012
    ..Our goals were to evaluate the association between LESP and 2 measures of sedation: bispectral index (BIS) and the responsiveness component of the Observer's Assessment of Alertness score (OAA/S)...
  5. doi request reprint Chemotherapy within 30 days before surgery does not augment postoperative mortality and morbidity
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, P 77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Can J Anaesth 59:758-65. 2012
    ..We therefore tested the hypotheses that chemotherapy within 30 days before cancer surgery is associated with an increased risk of mortality and with a composite of major morbidities within 30 postoperative days...
  6. pmc Effects of lornoxicam on the physiology of severe sepsis
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Crit Care 8:R474-82. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the effects of intravenous lornoxicam on haemodynamic and biochemical parameters, serum cytokine levels and patient outcomes in severe sepsis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Analgesic effects of gabapentin after spinal surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Trakya University Medical Faculty, Department of Anaesthesiology, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesthesiology 100:935-8. 2004
    ..Therefore, the authors investigated, in a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study, the effects of gabapentin on acute postoperative pain and morphine consumption in patients undergoing spinal surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint The analgesic effects of gabapentin after total abdominal hysterectomy
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 98:1370-3, table of contents. 2004
    ..There were no differences between groups in adverse effects. Preoperative oral gabapentin decreased pain scores and postoperative tramadol consumption in patients after abdominal hysterectomy...
  9. ncbi request reprint The analgesic effects of gabapentin in monitored anesthesia care for ear-nose-throat surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Trakya University Medical Faculty, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 99:375-8, table of contents. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral gabapentin on postoperative epidural analgesia
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    Br J Anaesth 96:242-6. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that gabapentin might be a useful adjuvant for postoperative analgesia provided with patient-controlled epidural analgesia (PCEA)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the laryngeal mask (LMA) and laryngeal tube (LT) with the new perilaryngeal airway (CobraPLA) in short surgical procedures
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:234-8. 2006
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  12. doi request reprint Transdermal nicotine patch failed to improve postoperative pain management
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 107:1011-7. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Effects of dexmedetomidine and propofol on lower esophageal sphincter and gastroesophageal pressure gradient in healthy volunteers
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 112:19-24. 2010
    ..Therefore, the authors compared LESP and GEPG during dexmedetomidine and propofol sedation...
  14. doi request reprint Consequences of succinylcholine administration to patients using statins
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Anesthesiology 115:28-35. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of aminophylline on bispectral index
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edyme, Turkey
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 48:408-11. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of aminophylline on BIS as well as clinical recovery in patients anesthetized with sevoflurane...
  16. ncbi request reprint Caudal ropivacaine and neostigmine in pediatric surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesthesiology 98:719-22. 2003
    ..Neostigmine has been added to local anesthetics for different nerve blocks. This study was conducted to evaluate effects of neostigmine when added to ropivacaine for caudal anesthesia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intravenous regional anesthesia using prilocaine and neostigmine
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 95:1419-22, table of contents. 2002
    ..We conclude that neostigmine as an adjunct to prilocaine improves quality of anesthesia and is beneficial in IVRA...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analgesic effects of rofecoxib in ear-nose-throat surgery
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 95:1308-11, table of contents. 2002
    ..We conclude that the preoperative administration of oral rofecoxib provided a significant analgesic benefit and decreased the need for opioids in patients undergoing nasal septal and nasal sinus surgery...
  19. doi request reprint Preoperative prolonged steroid use is not associated with intraoperative blood transfusion in noncardiac surgical patients
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Anesthesiology 113:285-91. 2010
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to assess whether long-term steroid use was associated with increased transfusion requirements, infection, or hypercoagulability in adults undergoing noncardiac surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the effect on gastric emptying of propofol or dexmedetomidine in critically ill patients: preliminary study
    D Memis
    Trakya University, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:700-4. 2006
    ..In our preliminary study, we examined whether or not any effect of propofol and dexmedetomidine on gastric emptying is preserved in critically ill patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin reduces cardiovascular responses to laryngoscopy and tracheal intubation
    D Memis
    Trakya University, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 23:686-90. 2006
    ..We have compared the effects of gabapentin on arterial pressure and heart rate at induction of anaesthesia and tracheal intubation in a randomized double-blind study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comparison of oral dolasetron and ondansetron in the prophylaxis of postoperative nausea and vomiting in children
    B Karamanlioglu
    Trakya University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 20:831-5. 2003
    ..In a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial, we compared the efficacy of oral dolasetron and ondansetron in preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting in children after various surgical operations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the laryngeal mask (LMA) and laryngeal tube (LT) with the perilaryngeal airway (cobraPLA) in brief paediatric surgical procedures
    G Kaya
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Trakya, Turkey
    Anaesth Intensive Care 36:425-30. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint The prevention of pain from injection of rocuronium by magnesium sulphate, lignocaine, sodium bicarbonate and alfentanil
    A Turan
    Departments of Anaesthesiology and Biostatistics, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Anaesth Intensive Care 31:277-81. 2003
    ..Of these drugs, magnesium sulphate, lignocaine and sodium bicarbonate were the most effective while alfentanil was the least effective...
  25. doi request reprint A comparison of gabapentin and ketamine in acute and chronic pain after hysterectomy
    Huseyin Sen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Haydarpaçsa Training Hospital, Uskudar, stanbul, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 109:1645-50. 2009
    ..We designed this double-blind, placebo-controlled study to test and compare the preventive effects of perioperative ketamine and gabapentin on early and chronic pain after elective hysterectomy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of aminophylline on recovery from sevoflurane anaesthesia
    A Turan
    Trakya University, Medical Faculty, Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:452-4. 2002
    ..In this randomized, double-blind study, we aimed to investigate the effect of aminophylline on recovery from sevoflurane...
  27. ncbi request reprint The prevention of propofol injection pain by tramadol or ondansetron
    D Memis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Faculty, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 19:47-51. 2002
    ..To compare the efficacy of tramadol and ondansetron in minimizing the pain due to injection of propofol in 100 patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin: an alternative to the cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors for perioperative pain management
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 102:175-81. 2006
    ..Gabapentin (1.2 g/d PO) appears to be an acceptable alternative to rofecoxib (50 mg/d PO) for short-term use as an adjuvant to opioid analgesics in patients undergoing lower abdominal surgery...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preoperative oral rofecoxib reduces postoperative pain and tramadol consumption in patients after abdominal hysterectomy
    Beyhan Karamanlioglu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya University, Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 98:1039-43, table of contents. 2004
    ..We conclude that the preoperative administration of oral rofecoxib provided a significant analgesic benefit and decreased the opioid requirements in patients undergoing abdominal hysterectomy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of preoperative oral use of erythromycin and nizatidine on gastric pH and volume
    D Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Reanimation, School of Medicine, Trakya University, Erdine, Turkey
    Anaesth Intensive Care 30:428-32. 2002
    ..We conclude that oral erythromycin and nizatidine given one hour prior to surgery are effective in reducing gastric pH and volume...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of tramadol or clonidine added to intraperitoneal bupivacaine on postoperative pain in total abdominal hysterectomy
    Dilek Memis
    Trakya University Medical Faculty, Department of Anaesthesiology, Edirne, Turkey
    J Opioid Manag 1:77-82. 2005
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  32. ncbi request reprint Premedication with gabapentin: the effect on tourniquet pain and quality of intravenous regional anesthesia
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 104:97-101. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that premedication with gabapentin would minimize tourniquet-related pain in patients receiving IV regional anesthesia (IVRA)...
  33. doi request reprint The analgesic effect of paracetamol when added to lidocaine for intravenous regional anesthesia
    Huseyin Sen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Haydarpaşa Training Hospital Usküdar, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 109:1327-30. 2009
    ..In this study, we evaluated the effect of paracetamol on sensory and motor block onset time, tourniquet pain, and postoperative analgesia, when added to lidocaine in IV regional anesthesia (IVRA)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Does the efficacy of supplemental oxygen for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting depend on the measured outcome, observational period or site of surgery?
    A Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    Anaesthesia 61:628-33. 2006
    ..31%, p = 0.37) than in non-abdominal surgery (25%vs. 21%, p = 0.368). Thus, supplemental oxygen was unable to reduce PONV independent of the endpoint, observational period or site of surgery...
  35. ncbi request reprint The prevention of pain from injection of rocuronium by ondansetron, lidocaine, tramadol, and fentanyl
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Medical Facility, Trakya University, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 94:1517-20, table of contents. 2002
    ..001). We conclude that ondansetron, lidocaine, tramadol, and fentanyl decrease the level of rocuronium injection pain. Among these drugs, lidocaine is the most effective, whereas fentanyl is the least effective...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of magnesium sulfate infusion on sevoflurane consumption, hemodynamics, and perioperative opioid consumption in lumbar disc surgery
    Nihal Oguzhan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya University, Turkey
    J Opioid Manag 4:105-10. 2008
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  37. ncbi request reprint Adding dexmedetomidine to lidocaine for intravenous regional anesthesia
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 98:835-40, table of contents. 2004
    ..5 microg/kg dexmedetomidine to lidocaine for IV regional anesthesia improves quality of anesthesia and intraoperative-postoperative analgesia without causing side effects...
  38. ncbi request reprint Role of gabapentin in postoperative pain
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
    J Opioid Manag 1:219-20. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Caudal neostigmine for postoperative analgesia in paediatric surgery
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:324-8. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate analgesia and side-effects of caudal neostigmine coadministered with bupivacaine in paediatric surgery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Infiltration with ropivacaine plus lornoxicam reduces postoperative pain and opioid consumption
    Beyhan Karamanlioglu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya Universiy, Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Can J Anaesth 52:1047-53. 2005
    ..To compare efficacy and patient outcome of wound infiltration with ropivacaine, lornoxicam, or their combination for control of pain following thyroid surgery...
  41. doi request reprint The effect of aminophylline on loss of consciousness, bispectral index, propofol requirement, and minimum alveolar concentration of desflurane in volunteers
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:449-54. 2010
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  42. ncbi request reprint Prediction of difficult tracheal intubation in Turkish patients: a multi-center methodological study
    T S Yildiz
    University of Kocaeli, School of Medicine, Department of Anaesthesiology, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:1034-40. 2007
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  43. ncbi request reprint The effect of intravenous pantoprazole and ranitidine for improving preoperative gastric fluid properties in adults undergoing elective surgery
    Dilek Memis
    Departments of Anaesthesiology and Biostatistics, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 97:1360-3. 2003
    ..3% of Group III. When statistically evaluated, there was no difference among groups. We concluded that the administration of IV pantoprazole and ranitidine 1 h before surgery is effective in reducing gastric pH and volume...
  44. ncbi request reprint The use of magnesium sulfate to prevent pain on injection of propofol
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, 22030 Edirne, Turkey
    Anesth Analg 95:606-8, table of contents. 2002
    ..IMPLICATIONS: Magnesium sulfate, 2.48 mmol, injected 20 s before the administration of propofol significantly reduced the incidence of pain caused by a propofol injection and may be useful in minimizing this common side effect...
  45. doi request reprint Rolapitant for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting: a prospective, double-blinded, placebo-controlled randomized trial
    Tong J Gan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, CB 3094, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Anesth Analg 112:804-12. 2011
    ..We evaluated the dose response for rolapitant for the prevention of PONV in subjects at high risk for this condition, and rolapitant's effects on preventing delayed PONV were explored up to 5 days after surgery...
  46. pmc Comparison of sufentanil with sufentanil plus magnesium sulphate for sedation in the intensive care unit using bispectral index
    Dilek Memis
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Trakya University Medical Faculty, Edirne, Turkey
    Crit Care 7:R123-8. 2003
    ..In intensive care unit patients we assessed, using bispectral index (BIS) monitoring, whether the addition of magnesium sulphate infusion could decrease the sufentanil infusion required to maintain sedation...
  47. ncbi request reprint A comparison of oral midazolam, oral tramadol, and intranasal sufentanil premedication in pediatric patients
    Fatma Bayrak
    Malatya Hospital, Malatya, Turkey
    J Opioid Manag 3:74-8. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of oral midazolam, tramadol drops, and intranasal sufentanil for premedication of pediatric patients...
  48. pmc A factorial trial of six interventions for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting
    Christian C Apfel
    Julius Maximilians Universitat, Wurzburg, Germany
    N Engl J Med 350:2441-51. 2004
    ..Although many trials have been conducted, the relative benefits of prophylactic antiemetic interventions given alone or in combination remain unknown...
  49. ncbi request reprint The prevention of pain from injection of propofol by dexmedetomidine and comparison with lidocaine
    Alparslan Turan
    Can J Anaesth 52:548-9. 2005
  50. ncbi request reprint Preventing pain on injection of rocuronium: two doses of dexmedetomidine
    Dilek Memis
    Can J Anaesth 52:437-8. 2005