Cumhur Ertekin

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Affiliation: Ege University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. pmc Dysphagia caused by a lateral medullary infarction syndrome (Wallenberg's syndrome)
    Amine El Mekkaoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hassan II University Hospital of Fez, Faculty of medicine and pharmacy of Fez Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University of Fez, Morocco
    Pan Afr Med J 12:92. 2012
  2. ncbi Adductor T and H reflexes in humans
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 34:640-5. 2006
  3. ncbi Electrophysiological evaluation of pharyngeal phase of swallowing in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Mov Disord 17:942-9. 2002
  4. ncbi Electromyography of human cricopharyngeal muscle of the upper esophageal sphincter
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 26:729-39. 2002
  5. ncbi Neurophysiology of swallowing
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:2226-44. 2003
  6. ncbi Physiological and pathological aspects of oropharyngeal swallowing
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Mov Disord 17:S86-9. 2002
  7. ncbi Sacrolumbar intersegmental reflex circuit in men and its relation to the ejaculatory process
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:2368-74. 2007
  8. ncbi The effect of head and neck positions on oropharyngeal swallowing: a clinical and electrophysiologic study
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1255-60. 2001
  9. ncbi [University, science and ethics during the period of the (Turkish) republic]
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Ege Universitesi Emekli Oğretim Uyesi, TUBA Seref Uyesi, Izmir, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:236-40. 2008
  10. ncbi Voluntary and reflex influences on the initiation of swallowing reflex in man
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dysphagia 16:40-7. 2001

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  1. pmc Dysphagia caused by a lateral medullary infarction syndrome (Wallenberg's syndrome)
    Amine El Mekkaoui
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hassan II University Hospital of Fez, Faculty of medicine and pharmacy of Fez Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University of Fez, Morocco
    Pan Afr Med J 12:92. 2012
    ..WS remains an unknown cause of dysphagia in the clinical practice of the gastroenterologist...
  2. ncbi Adductor T and H reflexes in humans
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 34:640-5. 2006
    ..Their role in evaluating lumbar root disease and monitoring adductor spasticity merits investigation...
  3. ncbi Electrophysiological evaluation of pharyngeal phase of swallowing in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Mov Disord 17:942-9. 2002
    ..Similarly, the swallowing problems of PD are not only related with the dopamine deficiency; some other nondopaminergic mechanisms may also be involved...
  4. ncbi Electromyography of human cricopharyngeal muscle of the upper esophageal sphincter
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 26:729-39. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi Neurophysiology of swallowing
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:2226-44. 2003
    ..Cortical and subcortical functional imaging studies are also important to accumulate more data in order to get more information and in turn to develop new and effective treatment strategies for dysphagic patients...
  6. ncbi Physiological and pathological aspects of oropharyngeal swallowing
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Mov Disord 17:S86-9. 2002
  7. ncbi Sacrolumbar intersegmental reflex circuit in men and its relation to the ejaculatory process
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:2368-74. 2007
    ..We aimed to investigate electrophysiologically the intersegmental reflex circuit from sacral to lumbar cord segments in normopotent adult men, in patients with spinal cord injury and in patients with premature ejaculation...
  8. ncbi The effect of head and neck positions on oropharyngeal swallowing: a clinical and electrophysiologic study
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1255-60. 2001
    ..To determine the clinical usefulness of an electrophysiologic method for evaluating dysphagia and to identify the effects of various head and neck positions on oropharyngeal swallowing...
  9. ncbi [University, science and ethics during the period of the (Turkish) republic]
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Ege Universitesi Emekli Oğretim Uyesi, TUBA Seref Uyesi, Izmir, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:236-40. 2008
  10. ncbi Voluntary and reflex influences on the initiation of swallowing reflex in man
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dysphagia 16:40-7. 2001
    ..If the swallowing reflex is triggered within such a short period of time following the onset of SM-EMG, the central control by the bulbar swallowing center should be effective until the end of oropharyngeal swallowing...
  11. pmc Electrophysiological evaluation of oropharyngeal swallowing in myotonic dystrophy
    C Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, zmir, Turkey
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:363-71. 2001
    ..The aim was to show the existence and frequency of subclinical electrophysiological abnormalities in oropharyngeal swallowing and to clarify the mechanisms of dysphagia in myotonic dystrophy...
  12. ncbi Preswallowing dystonia
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Dysphagia 20:15-8. 2005
    ..A patient is described with some dystonic features related to the preswallowing period of oropharyngeal swallowing in the muscles of deglutition sequentially. This case may be called a "preswallowing dystonia."..
  13. ncbi Effect of mucosal anaesthesia on oropharyngeal swallowing
    C Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University School Hospital Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurogastroenterol Motil 12:567-72. 2000
    ..It is concluded that the sensory inputs from the mucosal receptors are important to trigger voluntary swallowing and their absence or dysfunction may contribute to oropharyngeal dysphagia and laryngeal aspiration...
  14. ncbi Central and peripheral motor conduction to cremasteric muscle
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 31:349-54. 2005
    ..The GFN motor conduction time to the CM may have clinical utility, such as in the evaluation of the groin pain due to surgical procedures in the lower abdomen...
  15. ncbi Pathophysiological mechanisms of oropharyngeal dysphagia in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    C Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Brain 123:125-40. 2000
    ..We conclude that these pathophysiological changes are related mainly to the progressive degeneration of the excitatory and inhibitory corticobulbar pyramidal fibres...
  16. ncbi Oropharyngeal dysphagia in polymyositis/dermatomyositis
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Medical School Hospital Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 107:32-7. 2004
    ..It is concluded that the pharyngeal stage of oropharyngeal swallowing is mainly involved in patients with PM/DM...
  17. pmc Oropharyngeal swallowing in craniocervical dystonia
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:406-11. 2002
    ..To clarify the pathophysiology of dysphagia by electrophysiological methods...
  18. doi Diagnostic value of lumbar root stimulation at the early stage of Guillain-Barré syndrome
    Tülay Kurt İncesu
    Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurology, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 124:197-203. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate diagnostic value of electrical lumbar root stimulation (RS) at the laminar level in the early stage of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS)...
  19. doi Diagnostic value of cauda equina motor conduction time in lumbar spinal stenosis
    Yaprak Secil
    Ataturk Research and Training Hospital, Neurology Department, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 123:1831-5. 2012
    ..In this study, electrical lumbar laminar stimulation was used to demonstrate prolongation of cauda equina motor conduction time in lumbar spinal stenosis...
  20. ncbi The effects of botulinum toxin A on ephaptic transmission in idiopathic hemifacial spasm
    Tülay Kurt
    Neurology Department, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Neurosci 119:2044-55. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of botulinum toxin A (Btx A) on ephaptic transmission in idiopathic HFS...
  21. ncbi Cutaneous silent periods of the vastus medialis evoked by the stimulation of lateral femoral cutaneous nerve
    Cengiz Tataroglu
    Department of Neurology, Medical Faculty, Adnan Menderes University, Aydin 09100, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:1335-41. 2005
    ..In this study, our aim is to investigate CSPs of vastus medialis muscle (vm-CSP) evoked by the stimulation of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN) in healthy controls and in patients with meralgia paresthetica (MP)...
  22. doi Orbicularis oculi muscle activation during swallowing in humans
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Ataturk State Hospital, Yesilyurt, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Brain Res 224:79-91. 2013
    ..The swallowing-induced cranial muscle activities could potentially explain some movement disorders, such as craniofacial dystonias...
  23. doi Sensory nerve conduction in branches of common interdigital nerves: a new technique for normal controls and patients with morton's neuroma
    Burhanettin Uludag
    Neurology Department of the Medical School of Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Clin Neurophysiol 27:219-23. 2010
    ..We suggest that interlatency difference between branches of the common plantar interdigital nerves is a useful and sensitive method for the diagnosis of Morton's neuroma...
  24. ncbi Differential corticomotor control of a muscle adjacent to a painful joint
    Arzu Yagiz On
    Ege University Medical School, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:127-33. 2004
    ..To assess the effects of chronic knee pain on neural control of the nearby quadriceps muscle...
  25. doi Withdrawal reflexes in adductor muscles elicited by electrical and magnetic stimulation of the obturator nerve
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, Bornova, Izmir, 35100, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 38:1490-7. 2008
    ..These reflexes prepare the body for a proper response to incoming signals and likely serve to protect the pelvic floor and pelvic organs...
  26. ncbi Electrophysiological evaluation of the genitofemoral nerve in patients with inguinal hernia
    Fikret Bademkiran
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, EUTF Noroloji Anabilim Dali, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 32:600-4. 2005
    ..Based on patient complaints, the herniated mass may also be responsible for motor involvement of the GFN in some patients before surgery...
  27. ncbi Electrophysiologic identification and evaluation of stylohyoid and posterior digastricus muscle complex
    Tülay Kurt
    Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurology, Izmir, Turkey
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 16:58-65. 2006
    ..To identify the function of stylohyoid and posterior digastricus (STH-PD) muscle complex by the EMG techniques...
  28. doi Medium-latency reflex response of soleus elicited by peroneal nerve stimulation
    Hilmi Uysal
    The Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Brain Res 193:275-86. 2009
    ..Tizanidine suppressed the MLR, but not the soleus H and tendon reflexes. The latencies and the experiments using cooling, ischaemia and tizanidine implicate soleus group II afferents in the genesis of this response...
  29. ncbi Lateral pectoral nerve conduction
    Ergun Nacarkucuk
    Department of Pediatric Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey
    Int J Neurosci 114:451-8. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the motor conduction velocity in the LPN may be beneficial to elucidate the localization of involvement in polyneuropathies, such as distal or proximo-distal...
  30. doi Cremaster muscle motor unit action potentials
    Tolga Ozdemirkiran
    Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurology, Yesilyurt, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1679-85. 2011
    ....
  31. doi Motor conduction time along the cauda equina in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis
    Ozlem Senocak
    Department of Neurosciences, Institute of Health Sciences, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1410-4. 2009
    ..Magnetic lumbar stimulation was used to detect spinal nerve degeneration in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS)...
  32. doi Voluntary versus spontaneous swallowing in man
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Clinical Neurophysiology and Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Bornova, 35100, Izmir, Turkey
    Dysphagia 26:183-92. 2011
    ..There are differences in the role of the corticobulbar input between VS and SS...
  33. doi Dysfunction of bulbar central pattern generator in ALS patients with dysphagia during sequential deglutition
    Ibrahim Aydogdu
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:1219-28. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate a probable dysfunction of the central pattern generator (CPG) in dysphagic patients with ALS...
  34. doi The interaction between breathing and swallowing in healthy individuals
    Hilmi Uysal
    Akdeniz University Medical School Hospital, Department of Neurology, Antalya, Turkey
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 23:659-63. 2013
    ..During the inspiration phase with swallowing, diaphragmatic activity did not ceased and during the expiration phase with swallowing, there was a muscle activity in the diaphragm muscle...
  35. ncbi Sensory conduction study of the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve
    Fikret Bademkiran
    Department of Neurology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, 35100 Turkey
    Muscle Nerve 35:224-7. 2007
    ..1 +/- 0.9 ms, conduction velocity was 54 +/- 4.4 m/s, and response amplitude was 1.3 +/- 1.1 microV. The method that we describe may be an easy and useful electrophysiological test for neuropathies of the IPBSN...
  36. doi Unilateral rhythmic testicular movements
    Fikret Bademkiran
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 112:733-6. 2010
    ..The localization of this peculiar spontaneous movement is probably in motor fibers somewhere between the L1-L2 motor neuron pool, motor roots and/or the genitofemoral nerve...
  37. doi Morphology and innervation of the human cremaster muscle in relation to its function
    Gulgun Kayalioglu
    Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Anatomy, Izmir, Turkey
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 291:790-6. 2008
    ....
  38. doi The detection of sensitivity of proprioception by a new clinical test: the dual joint position test
    Yesim Yetimalar Beckmann
    Department of Neurology, Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 115:1023-7. 2013
    ....
  39. doi Flexor reflexes elicited by magnetic and electric stimulation of the sural nerve
    Ferah Kizilay
    Department of Neurology, Akdeniz University Medical School Hospital, Antalya, Turkey
    Neurol Res 33:609-13. 2011
    ..We have investigated whether magnetic stimulation of the sural nerve can evoke a flexor reflex recorded from the ipsilateral short head of the biceps femoris muscle...
  40. ncbi The value of scintigraphy in the evaluation of oropharyngeal dysphagia
    Murat Argon
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Ege University Medical School Hospital, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 31:94-8. 2004
    ..The technique should be added to the list of standard scintigraphic methods for the evaluation of patients with oropharyngeal dysphagia...
  41. ncbi Sexual dysfunction and sympathetic skin response recorded from the genital region in women with multiple sclerosis
    Yaprak Secil
    Neurology Department, Izmir Ataturk Research and Training Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Mult Scler 13:742-8. 2007
    ..Genital sympathetic skin response may be an easy and objective method to apply and helpful to evaluate genitourinary dysfunction in women in conjunction with female sexual dysfuntion index...
  42. ncbi Dysphagia in lateral medullary infarction (Wallenberg's syndrome): an acute disconnection syndrome in premotor neurons related to swallowing activity?
    I Aydogdu
    Department of Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Stroke 32:2081-7. 2001
    ..We have investigated the pathophysiological mechanisms of dysphagia in Wallenberg's syndrome (WS) that are due to lateral medullary infarction (LMI)...
  43. ncbi Sympathetic skin response recorded from the genital region in normal and diabetic women
    Yaprak Secil
    Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Neurology Department, Oyak Sitesi 2 3 sok B 9 Blok, No 9 11 35350 Uçkuyular, Izmir, Turkey Ege University Medical School Hospital, Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurophysiol Clin 35:11-7. 2005
    ..In this paper, a method for recording the genital sympathetic skin responses (g-SSR) has been described in normal women and the objective changes were demonstrated in female patients with diabetes mellitus...
  44. ncbi Cricopharyngeal muscle electromyography in laryngopharyngeal reflux
    Munevver Celik
    Department of Neurology, Sisli Etfal Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Laryngoscope 115:138-42. 2005
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  45. ncbi Effects of lamotrigine on the symptoms and life qualities of patients with post polio syndrome: a randomized, controlled study
    Arzu Yagiz On
    Ege University Medical School, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    NeuroRehabilitation 20:245-51. 2005
    ..No significant improvements were reported in the control group. These preliminary results indicate that lamotrigine relieves the symptoms and improves the life qualities of patients with post polio syndrome...
  46. pmc Peripheral facial palsy and dysfunction of the oropharynx
    Y Secil
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, 35100, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:391-3. 2002
    ..Thus, subclinical deglutition is very frequent in patients with PFP. The severity of abnormal deglutition increased with the severity of the PFP, especially with the involvement of the perioral and buccinator muscles...
  47. ncbi An EMG screening method (dysphagia limit) for evaluation of neurogenic dysphagia in childhood above 5 years old
    T Ozdemirkiran
    Egean University Medical School Hospital, Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:403-7. 2007
    ..This electrophysiologic method is completely non-invasive, devoid from any hazard and applicable to children above 5 years. It may be candidate as a screening test before selection of dysphagic children...
  48. ncbi Diagnostic value of electrical stimulation of lumbosacral roots in lumbar spinal stenosis
    B Zileli
    Department of Neurosurgery, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Scand 105:221-7. 2002
    ..This paper compares the diagnostic sensitivity of two tests in lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS): lumbosacral root stimulation with needle electrodes and needle electromyograph (EMG)...
  49. ncbi Mechanisms of dysphagia in suprabulbar palsy with lacunar infarct
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Stroke 31:1370-6. 2000
    ..The objective of the present study was to investigate the neural mechanisms of dysphagia in suprabulbar palsy (SBP) with multiple lacunar infarct...
  50. ncbi Trigeminocervical reflexes elicited by stimulation of the infraorbital nerve: head retraction reflex
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Clin Neurophysiol 18:378-85. 2001
    ....
  51. doi Differential effects of peripheral vibration on motor-evoked potentials in acute stages of stroke
    Sultan Tarlaci
    Private Health Hospital, Ozel Ege Saglik Hastanesi, Alsancak, Izmir, Turkey Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, Bond University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Departments of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Medical Faculty, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Neuromodulation 13:232-7. 2010
    ....
  52. doi Identification of distinct swallowing patterns for different bolus volumes
    M Celik Gokyigit
    Department of Neurology, Sisli Etfal Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:1750-4. 2009
    ....
  53. ncbi The head stabilization reflex by stimulation of accessory nerve
    B Uludag
    Ege University Medical School Hospital, Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Neurol Sci 167:68-72. 1999
    ..The HSR was absent in 9 out 11 patients with cerebellar syndrome. The HSR seemed to be a oligo-polysynaptic/plurosegmental reflex under the strong control of the cerebellum...
  54. ncbi The electromyographic behavior of the thyroarytenoid muscle during swallowing
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Ege University Medical School Hospital, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    J Clin Gastroenterol 30:274-80. 2000
    ....
  55. ncbi Cricopharyngeal sphincter muscle responses to transcranial magnetic stimulation in normal subjects and in patients with dysphagia
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, TR 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:86-94. 2001
    ..These mechanisms appear to be responsible for the pathogenesis of dysphagia...
  56. ncbi Motor evoked responses from the thigh muscles to the stimulation of the upper limb nerves in patients with late poliomyelitis
    Cumhur Ertekin
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University Medical School, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:478-84. 2002
    ..To demonstrate a clear-cut M response recorded from the severely affected thigh muscles to the stimulation of the upper limb nerves in a serial of patients with late poliomyelitis...
  57. ncbi Motor-evoked potentials from various levels of paravertebral muscles in normal subjects and in patients with focal lesions of the spinal cord
    C Ertekin
    Department of Neurology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:1016-22. 1998
    ....
  58. ncbi Effect of the vastus medialis obliquus on the patellofemoral joint
    E Taskiran
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 6:173-80. 1998
    ..These findings do not support the hypothesis of dominant centralizing effect of VMO on the patella in extension, but the effect of the VMO may be more clearly demonstrated by measuring PTA in both QC and QU positions...
  59. ncbi Changes in the perioral muscle responses to cortical TMS induced by decrease of sensory input and electrical stimulation to lower facial region
    N Yildiz
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Ege University, Medical School Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:2343-9. 2004
    ..To determine the changes in the motor cortex due to repetitive electrical stimulation and cutaneous anesthesia in lower facial region...
  60. ncbi Facial motor cortex plasticity in patients with unilateral peripheral facial paralysis
    S Yildiz
    Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, Medical School Hospital, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:133-40. 2007
    ..We have concluded that there was a cortical reorganization in the hemisphere contralateral to the paralytic side resulting in an increase at corticofugal output related to intact perioral muscles...
  61. ncbi Corticonuclear innervation to facial muscles in normal controls and in patients with central facial paresis
    Nebil Yildiz
    Abant Izzet Baysal University, Medical School Hospital Dept of Neurology Gölköy, Bolu, Turkey Türkiye
    J Neurol 252:429-35. 2005
    ..CFP caused by a stroke is generally incomplete and mild because of the ipsilateral cortical and multiple innervations out of the infarction area, and recovers fast through cortical reorganisation...