Birol Balaban

Summary

Affiliation: Gulhane Military Medical Academy
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sacroiliitis in familial Mediterranean fever and seronegative spondyloarthropathy: importance of differential diagnosis
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 25:641-4. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ochronotic spondyloarthropathy: spinal involvement resembling ankylosing spondylitis
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, GATA, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 25:598-601. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of hinged ankle-foot orthosis on gait and energy expenditure in spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Disabil Rehabil 29:139-44. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin a treatment in children with cerebral palsy: its effects on walking and energy expenditure
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, TAF Rehabilitation and Care Center, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:53-64. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Which treatment approach is better for hemiplegic shoulder pain in stroke patients: intra-articular steroid or suprascapular nerve block? A randomized controlled trial
    Evren Yasar
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, TAF Rehabilitation Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 25:60-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Early rehabilitation outcome in patients with middle cerebral artery stroke
    Birol Balaban
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Turkish Army Forces Rehabilitation and Care Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurosci Lett 498:204-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Consistency between physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists and a radiologist in interpretation of lumbosacral radiographs
    Mehmet A Taskaynatan
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Hospital, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 24:195-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The effects of onabotulinum toxin A injection into rectus femoris muscle in hemiplegic stroke patients with stiff-knee gait: a placebo-controlled, nonrandomized trial
    Fatih Tok
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, ─░skenderun Military Hospital, Iskenderun, Hatay, Turkey
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:321-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The comparison of ultrasonographic and scintigraphic findings of early arthritis in revealing rheumatoid arthritis according to criteria of American College of Rheumatology
    Ahmet Ozgul
    Department of PM and R Rehabilitation Center, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 29:765-8. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of breast reduction surgery effect on body posture and gait pattern using three-dimensional gait analysis
    Ismail Sahin
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, 06010, Ankara, Turkey
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 37:549-53. 2013

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Sacroiliitis in familial Mediterranean fever and seronegative spondyloarthropathy: importance of differential diagnosis
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 25:641-4. 2005
    ..We suggest that FMF with sacroiliitis, which is rare in rheumatological practice, should be considered in the differential diagnosis of seronegative spondyloarthropathy or other rheumatologic diseases causing spinal involvement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ochronotic spondyloarthropathy: spinal involvement resembling ankylosing spondylitis
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, GATA, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 25:598-601. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of hinged ankle-foot orthosis on gait and energy expenditure in spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Disabil Rehabil 29:139-44. 2007
    ..To assess the effectiveness of a hinged ankle-foot orthoses on gait impairments and energy expenditure in children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy (CP) whom orthoses were indicated to control equines...
  4. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin a treatment in children with cerebral palsy: its effects on walking and energy expenditure
    Birol Balaban
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, TAF Rehabilitation and Care Center, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:53-64. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Which treatment approach is better for hemiplegic shoulder pain in stroke patients: intra-articular steroid or suprascapular nerve block? A randomized controlled trial
    Evren Yasar
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, TAF Rehabilitation Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Rehabil 25:60-8. 2011
    ..To determine which injection technique was effective for patients with hemiplegic shoulder pain...
  6. doi request reprint Early rehabilitation outcome in patients with middle cerebral artery stroke
    Birol Balaban
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Turkish Army Forces Rehabilitation and Care Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurosci Lett 498:204-7. 2011
    ..Regardless of initial functional status, prediction of discharge functional status was misleading. Physiatrists should keep in mind that functional improvement does not always increase with duration of inpatient therapy...
  7. doi request reprint Consistency between physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists and a radiologist in interpretation of lumbosacral radiographs
    Mehmet A Taskaynatan
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Hospital, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 24:195-9. 2011
    ..To investigate intra- and inter-observer reliability among physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists and a radiologist in interpretation of plain lumbar spine X-ray films in patients with low back pain...
  8. doi request reprint The effects of onabotulinum toxin A injection into rectus femoris muscle in hemiplegic stroke patients with stiff-knee gait: a placebo-controlled, nonrandomized trial
    Fatih Tok
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, ─░skenderun Military Hospital, Iskenderun, Hatay, Turkey
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:321-6. 2012
    ..This study aimed to compare the efficacy of onabotulinum toxin A (onabot) injection into the rectus femoris muscle with that of placebo in the treatment of hemiplegic stroke patients presenting with stiff-knee gait...
  9. doi request reprint The comparison of ultrasonographic and scintigraphic findings of early arthritis in revealing rheumatoid arthritis according to criteria of American College of Rheumatology
    Ahmet Ozgul
    Department of PM and R Rehabilitation Center, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 29:765-8. 2009
    ..However, there was statistically discordance between the diagnosis of inflammatory arthritis that was made with bone scintigraphy in early time and the diagnosis according to ACR criteria...
  10. doi request reprint Evaluation of breast reduction surgery effect on body posture and gait pattern using three-dimensional gait analysis
    Ismail Sahin
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, 06010, Ankara, Turkey
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 37:549-53. 2013
    ..As an objective evidence for surgical gain in the current study, reduction mammaplasty resulted in the patients' improved body posture when walking...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Outcomes of multilevel orthopedic surgery in children with cerebral palsy]
    Kenan Koca
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Eklem Hastalik Cerrahisi 22:69-74. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint The efficacy of serial casting after botulinum toxin type A injection in improving equinovarus deformity in patients with chronic stroke
    Evren Yasar
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, GMMA TAF Rehabilitation Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Brain Inj 24:736-9. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to determine if serial casting after BTX-A injection could help to limit the development of calf contracture in chronic hemiplegic patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factitious disorders encountered in patients with the diagnosis of reflex sympathetic dystrophy
    Mehmet Ali Taskaynatan
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 24:521-6. 2005
    ..We suggest that these patients are not motivated enough to improve their conditions and expectations of such patients may show some differences depending on the environment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Familial mediterranean fever unusually coexisted in an ankylosing spondylitis patient. MEFV mutation has any role?
    Iltekin Duman
    Rheumatol Int 27:689-90. 2007