Alparslan Turan

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Publications

  1. doi The association between nitrous oxide and postoperative mortality and morbidity after noncardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:1026-33. 2013
  2. doi Pre-existing do-not-resuscitate orders are not associated with increased postoperative morbidity at 30 days in surgical patients
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1036-41. 2011
  3. doi Erythrocyte storage duration is not associated with increased mortality in noncardiac surgical patients: a retrospective analysis of 6,994 patients
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 118:51-8. 2013
  4. doi Smoking and perioperative outcomes
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:837-46. 2011
  5. doi Development and validation of a risk quantification index for 30-day postoperative mortality and morbidity in noncardiac surgical patients
    Jarrod E Dalton
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences and Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:1336-44. 2011
  6. doi Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors are not associated with respiratory complications or mortality after noncardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue P77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:552-60. 2012
  7. pmc Low vitamin D concentration is not associated with increased mortality and morbidity after cardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e63831. 2013
  8. doi 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
  9. doi 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
  10. doi The clinical quandary of counseling the moribund critical care patient-a registry analysis of postsurgical outcomes
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Crit Care 28:421-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi The association between nitrous oxide and postoperative mortality and morbidity after noncardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 116:1026-33. 2013
    ....
  2. doi Pre-existing do-not-resuscitate orders are not associated with increased postoperative morbidity at 30 days in surgical patients
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1036-41. 2011
    ..To assess the relationship between pre-existing do-not-resuscitate orders and the incidence of postoperative 30-day minor morbidity in surgical patients...
  3. doi Erythrocyte storage duration is not associated with increased mortality in noncardiac surgical patients: a retrospective analysis of 6,994 patients
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesthesiology 118:51-8. 2013
    ..Limited data are available for noncardiac surgical patients. We therefore evaluated the association between storage duration of transfused erythrocytes and postoperative all-cause mortality among general surgery patients...
  4. doi 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...
  5. doi Development and validation of a risk quantification index for 30-day postoperative mortality and morbidity in noncardiac surgical patients
    Jarrod E Dalton
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences and Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Anesthesiology 114:1336-44. 2011
    ..outpatient, for morbidity)...
  6. doi Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors are not associated with respiratory complications or mortality after noncardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue P77, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:552-60. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Low vitamin D concentration is not associated with increased mortality and morbidity after cardiac surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e63831. 2013
    ..To determine the effect of vitamin D on postoperative outcomes in cardiac surgical patients...
  8. doi 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...
  9. doi 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...
  10. doi The clinical quandary of counseling the moribund critical care patient-a registry analysis of postsurgical outcomes
    Leif Saager
    Department of Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Crit Care 28:421-6. 2013
    ..To provide outcomes data to intensivists and surgeons for counseling patients and family members when considering a surgical intervention in a moribund patient...
  11. doi Joint hypothesis testing and gatekeeping procedures for studies with multiple endpoints
    Edward J Mascha
    Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:1304-17. 2012
    ..Joint hypothesis testing and gatekeeping procedures are shown to substantially improve the efficiency and interpretation of randomized and nonrandomized studies having multiple outcomes of interest...
  12. 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)...
  13. doi Consequences of succinylcholine administration to patients using statins
    Alparslan Turan
    Department of Outcomes Research, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Anesthesiology 115:28-35. 2011
    ....
  14. doi 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...
  15. doi Dexmedetomidine: an alternative for epidural anesthesia in tension-free vaginal-tape surgery
    Alparslan Turan
    The Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, P 77, Department of Outcomes Research, Anesthesiology Institute, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Anesth 25:386-91. 2011
    ..We aimed to compare dexmedetomidine and epidural anesthesia in TVT patients...