V Karatosun

Summary

Affiliation: Dokuz Eylul University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular hyaluronic acid compared to exercise therapy in osteoarthritis of the ankle. A prospective randomized trial with long-term follow-up
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:288-94. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A brief report on managing infected nonunion of a high tibial osteotomy in two stages: a case series involving seven knees
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:904-6. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Hip arthroplasty with the thrust plate prosthesis in patients of 65 years of age or older: 67 patients followed 2-7 years
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedics, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:377-81. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint [A case of acute colonic pseudo-obstruction following total hip arthroplasty]
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 39:263-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two hyaluronan drugs in patients with advanced osteoarthritis of the knee. A prospective, randomized, double-blind study with long term follow-up
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:213-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular hyaluranic acid compared with progressive knee exercises in osteoarthritis of the knee: a prospective randomized trial with long-term follow-up
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 26:277-84. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Autoerythrocyte sensitization (Gardner-Diamond) syndrome mimicking compartment syndrome
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:370-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of displaced, proximal, humeral, epiphyseal fractures with a two-prong splint
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Dokuz Eylil University, School of Medicine, Mithatpasa Cad 248 22, 35260 Izmir, Turkey
    J Orthop Trauma 17:578-81. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Thrust plate prosthesis for proximal femoral deformity: a series of 15 patients
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 44:437-42. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Normal ranges of ulnar and radial deviation with reference to ulnar variance
    B Unver
    School of Physical Therapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 32:337-40. 2004

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular hyaluronic acid compared to exercise therapy in osteoarthritis of the ankle. A prospective randomized trial with long-term follow-up
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 26:288-94. 2008
    ..The goal of this study has been to determine whether hyaluronic acid (HA) or exercise therapy can improve functional parameters in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the ankle...
  2. doi request reprint A brief report on managing infected nonunion of a high tibial osteotomy in two stages: a case series involving seven knees
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:904-6. 2011
    ..7 (84 to 98) at final review. Management of nonunion following high tibial osteotomy with a TKR can be extended to infected cases when treated in two stages with a debridement and antibiotic therapy prior to TKR...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hip arthroplasty with the thrust plate prosthesis in patients of 65 years of age or older: 67 patients followed 2-7 years
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedics, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:377-81. 2008
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the results of 67 patients (71 hips) who were older than 65 years of age and underwent hip arthroplasty using the TPP...
  4. ncbi request reprint [A case of acute colonic pseudo-obstruction following total hip arthroplasty]
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 39:263-5. 2005
    ..This syndrome should be borne in mind following major orthopedic interventions and be diagnosed and treated without delay...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two hyaluronan drugs in patients with advanced osteoarthritis of the knee. A prospective, randomized, double-blind study with long term follow-up
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 23:213-8. 2005
    ..To compare the long-term effects of high and low molecular weight hyaluronic acid (HA) applications in severe (Kellgren Lawrence stage III) osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular hyaluranic acid compared with progressive knee exercises in osteoarthritis of the knee: a prospective randomized trial with long-term follow-up
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 26:277-84. 2006
    ..0 +/- 12.9 to 76.7 +/- 11.9 (P < 0.01). This prospective randomized trial confirmed that both HA injections and PE result in functional improvement. HA injections also increase the levels of satisfaction of the OA patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autoerythrocyte sensitization (Gardner-Diamond) syndrome mimicking compartment syndrome
    V Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:370-1. 2003
    ..Dermatological signs identical to Gardner-Diamond syndrome should alert the physician to avoid unnecessary fasciotomy, as these patients respond well to psychiatric treatment as in the present case...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of displaced, proximal, humeral, epiphyseal fractures with a two-prong splint
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Dokuz Eylil University, School of Medicine, Mithatpasa Cad 248 22, 35260 Izmir, Turkey
    J Orthop Trauma 17:578-81. 2003
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  9. doi request reprint Thrust plate prosthesis for proximal femoral deformity: a series of 15 patients
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 44:437-42. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of the thrust plate prosthesis (TPP) in patients with deformity of the proximal femur...
  10. ncbi request reprint Normal ranges of ulnar and radial deviation with reference to ulnar variance
    B Unver
    School of Physical Therapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 32:337-40. 2004
    ..The results of this study indicate that ulnar deviation is greater in ulna minus wrists, and we suggest that ulnar variance should be recorded alongside measurements of radial and ulnar deviation...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Biomechanical analysis of load transmission characteristics of limited carpal fusions used to treat Kienböck's disease]
    Izge Gunal
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 39:351-5. 2005
    ..This experimental study was designed to resolve this paradox...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gait assessment in patients with thrust plate prosthesis and intramedullary stemmed prosthesis implanted to each hip
    Salih Angin
    School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:91-6. 2007
    ..There has not been any study regarding comparative gait analysis in patients with intramedullary stemmed prosthesis (ISP) and thrust plate prosthesis (TPP) implanted to each hip...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two different rehabilitation programmes for thrust plate prosthesis: a randomized controlled study
    Bayram Unver
    School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 18:84-91. 2004
    ..We evaluated the possibilities of early weight bearing after TPP by comparing early partial with early full weight bearing...
  14. ncbi request reprint Trans-metatarsal amputation as a complication of child sexual abuse
    Erdem Ozkara
    Department of Forensic Medicine, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir 35300, Turkey
    J Clin Forensic Med 11:129-32. 2004
    ..Social and medico-legal management of sexual abuse is suboptimal in Turkey. Within that context, professionals should be trained on how to recognize, assess, diagnose and manage victims of child abuse and neglect...
  15. doi request reprint Reference accuracy in four rehabilitation journals
    Bayram Unver
    School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 23:741-5. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Postoperative immobilisation orthosis for surgically corrected hallux valgus
    B Unver
    Dokuz Eylul University, School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Izmir, Turkey
    Prosthet Orthot Int 28:278-80. 2004
    ..The time of the orthotic application was six weeks. The orthosis has allowed patients to walk with full weight bearing from the postoperative first day without any complication or recurrence...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Total dislodgement of the femoral component following cemented total knee arthroplasty: a case report]
    Sükrü Araç
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 39:76-8. 2005
    ..This case illustrates the need for stress radiographs when standard radiographs are normal in the face of a high suspicion of loosening...
  18. doi request reprint [Comparison of early postoperative functional activity levels of patients undergoing unilateral and bilateral total knee arthroplasty]
    Serkan Bakirhan
    School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 43:478-83. 2009
    ..We compared early postoperative functional activities of patients undergoing unilateral and bilateral total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Medium-term results of thrust plate prostheses for osteoarthritis of the hip
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 63:28-30. 2005
    ..2 months). Mean preoperative Harris hip score improved from 45.8 (SD: 13.5) to 94.9 (SD: 5.4) points postoperatively. Revision was performed in five cases. Medium-term results of TPP are promising...
  20. ncbi request reprint Thrust plate prosthesis for osteonecrosis of the femoral head: short-term results of 15 patients followed 2-6 years
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopedics, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Balcova, TR 35340, Izmir, Turkey
    J Orthop Sci 11:450-3. 2006
    ..The thrust plate prosthesis is an implant with a metaphyseal fixation at the proximal femur that transmits the load forces of the hip onto the femoral neck...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessing the results of thrust plate prosthesis: a comparison of four different rating systems
    Bayram Unver
    School of Physical Therapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Balcova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 19:654-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate four rating systems designed to assess patients following provision of a thrust plate prosthesis...
  22. ncbi request reprint The reliability of hip scoring systems for total hip arthroplasty candidates: assessment by physical therapists
    Linda Kirmit
    School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 19:659-61. 2005
    ..The current study was performed to determine the interobserver reliability of five different hip scores on patients with coxarthrosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Congenital radioulnar synostosis: a case report of a probable subtype
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    J Orthop Sci 9:314-6. 2004
    ..We present a case of bilateral congenital radioulnar synostosis in which computed tomography examination revealed osseous outgrowths of the ulna. Their excision resulted in 125 degrees range-of-motion of the forearm rotation...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of preoperative physiotherapy and education on the outcome of total hip replacement: a prospective randomized controlled trial
    Zeliha Gocen
    School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 18:353-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of preoperative physical therapy for patients undergoing total hip replacement...
  25. ncbi request reprint No beneficial effects of joint distraction on early microscopical changes in osteoarthrotic knees. A study in rabbits
    Bahattin Karadam
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop 76:95-8. 2005
    ..Although promising results have been reported, on the use of joint distraction in osteoarthrotic joints, the mechanism behind the effects has not yet been expland...
  26. ncbi request reprint The frequency of visits by the physiotherapist of patients receiving home-based exercise therapy for knee osteoarthritis
    Ayse Sen
    School of Physical Therapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Knee 11:151-3. 2004
    ..05), and there was no statistically significant difference between the groups. We conclude that the frequency of visits for a home-based exercise program can be decreased without affecting the success of the therapy...
  27. pmc Avascular necrosis of the femoral heads after single corticosteroid injection
    Izge Gunal
    Department of Orthopedics, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    CMAJ 175:31. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Open fractures of the proximal humerus treated with the Ilizarov method: 12 patients followed 3-8 years
    Vasfi Karatosun
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dokuz Eylul University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:460-4. 2002
    ..No wound infection occurred. Avascular necrosis and nonunion were each detected in 1 patient. According to Neer's criteria, the outcome was excellent or satisfactory in 8 patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Quantification of papain-induced rat osteoarthritis in relation to time with the Mankin score]
    Nergis Murat
    Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Farmakoloji Anabilim Dali
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 41:233-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate structural changes in relation to time with the use of the Mankin scoring system in papain-induced rat osteoarthritis...
  30. ncbi request reprint An alternative patellar resurfacing technique in knee replacement: patellofemoral fascial interposition arthroplasty
    Volkan Oztuna
    Department of Orthopaedics, Mersin University School of Medicine, Viransehir Mah, 318 sokak, Moda Plaza, C Blok, D 10, Mersin, 33190, Turkey
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1210-4. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that, PFIA provides good pain relief and it may be an alternative resurfacing technique avoiding the complications of patellar components...
  31. ncbi request reprint ABility to rise independently from a chair during 6-month follow-up after unilateral and bilateral total knee replacement
    Bayram Unver
    School of Physiotherapy, Dokuz Eylul University, Bornova, TR 35050 Izmir, Turkey
    J Rehabil Med 37:385-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare extensor mechanism function using a sit-to-stand test in patients undergoing uni- and bilateral total knee replacement, with a 6-month follow-up...