Prof. Emre ACAROĞLU

Experience

MEMORIAL ANKARA HOSPITAL

Orthopedics and Traumatology
2017 - Currently,

ANKARA SPINE CENTER

Orthopedics and Traumatology
2009 - 2017,

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO

Visiting Instructor
2003 - 2004,

Hacettepe University

Orthopedics and Traumatology
1991 - 2009,

Education

Columbia University

Spinal Surgery Specialisation Training
1993 - 1994 , New York/USA

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine

Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialisation Training
1986 - 1991 , Ankara/Turkey

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine

Medical Training
1980 - 1986 , Ankara/Turkey

Scientific Publications

Publications:

Book chapters. 4

Book: 1

PubMed and/or Exp-SCI listed publication: 101

References:

Scopus 1712 references (Scopus h index = 21)

Web of Science 1291 references (WoS h index = 19)

Google Academic 2721 references (Google Scholar h index = 24)

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-8163-2944

Presentation:

More than 300 presentations in national and international meetings.

List of Publications:

  1. Books / Chapters:
  2. Acaroglu E: Surgical treatment of the complications of tuberculosis spondylitis. In Margulies JY, Aebi M, Farcy JPC (eds) Revision Spine Surgery, Mosby 1999, St. Louis, 701-711
  3. Acaroglu RE, Demirkiran G: Management of spine tumors in young children. In Akbarnia BA, Yazici M, Thompson GH (eds) The Growing Spine, Springer 2011, Heidelberg, 119-134
  4. Acaroglu E, Akel I: Lumbar injuries in pediatric athletes. In Doral MN (ed) Sports Injuries, Springer 2012, Heidelberg, 1013-1016
  5. Kaptanoğlu E (Ed), Acaroğlu E (CoEd) Spinal instrumentation techniques (Book in Turkish), Intertip 2014, Ankara
  6. Acaroğlu E, Demirkıran HG, Ghermandi R, Boriani S: Management of sine tumurs in young children. In Akbarnia B, Yazici M, Thompson GH (Eds), The growing Spine, Springer 2015 Berlin, 449-472
  7. Journal Articles:
  8. Martin-Buitrago MP, Pizones J, Sánchez Perez-Grueso FJ, Díaz Almirón M, Vila-Casademunt A, Obeid I, Alanay A, Kleinstück F, Acaroglu ER, Pellisé F; ESSG European Spine Study Group. Impact of iliac instrumentation on the quality of life of patients with adult spine deformity. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Oct 31. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002476. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29095408.
  9. Acaroğlu E, Mmopelwa T, Yüksel S, Ayhan S, Nordin M, Randhawa K, Haldeman S. The Global Spine Care Initiative: a consensus process to develop and validate a stratification scheme for surgical care of spinal disorders as a guide for improved resource utilization in low- and middle-income communities. Eur Spine J. 2017 Oct 16. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5332-z. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29038871.
  10. Núñez-Pereira S, Vila-Casademunt A, Domingo-Sàbat M, Bagó J, Acaroglu ER, Alanay A, Obeid I, Pérez-Grueso FJS, Kleinstück F, Pellisé F; European Spine Study Group (ESSG). Impact of early unanticipated revision surgery on health-related quality of life after adult spinal deformity. Spine J. 2017 Oct 13. pii: S1529-9430(17)31047-1. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.09.017. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29037974.
  11. Çetin E, Çelik EC, Acaroğlu E, Berk H. Reliability and validity of the cross-culturally adapted Turkish version of the Core Outcome Measures Index for low back pain. Eur Spine J. 2017 Oct 7. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5329-7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28988358.
  12. Yilgor C, Sogunmez N, Boissiere L, Yavuz Y, Obeid I, Kleinstück F, Pérez-Grueso FJS, Acaroglu E, Haddad S, Mannion AF, Pellise F, Alanay A; European Spine Study Group (ESSG). Global Alignment and Proportion (GAP) Score: Development and Validation of a New Method of Analyzing Spinopelvic Alignment to Predict Mechanical Complications After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Oct 4;99(19):1661-1672. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.16.01594. PubMed PMID: 28976431.
  13. Mannion AF, Elfering A, Bago J, Pellise F, Vila-Casademunt A, Richner-Wunderlin S, Domingo-Sàbat M, Obeid I, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Pérez-Grueso FS, Baldus CR, Carreon LY, Bridwell KH, Glassman SD, Kleinstück F; European Spine Study Group (ESSG). Factor analysis of the SRS-22 outcome assessment instrument in patients with adult spinal deformity. Eur Spine J. 2017 Sep 2. doi:10.1007/s00586-017-5279-0. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28866740.
  14. Nabiyev V, Ayhan S, Yuksel S, Niyazi A, Mmopelwa T, Domingo-Sabat M, Vila-Casademunt A, Pellise F, Alanay A, Perez-Grueso F, Kleinstuck F, Obeid I, Acaroglu E; European Spine Study Group (ESSG). Does Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity Affect the Cognitive Abilities in Patients over 50 Years of Age? Turk Neurosurg. 2017;27(5):779-784. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.18285-16.1. PubMed PMID: 27509465.
  15. Pellisé F, Vila-Casademunt A, Núñez-Pereira S, Domingo-Sàbat M, Bagó J, Vidal X, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Kleinstück F, Obeid I, Pérez-Grueso FJS, Lafage V, Bess S, Ames C, Mannion AF; European Spine Study Group. The Adult Deformity Surgery Complexity Index (ADSCI): a valid tool to quantify the complexity of posterior adult spinal deformity surgery and predict postoperative complications. Spine J. 2017 Jul 4. pii: S1529-9430(17)30316-9. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.06.042. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28684347.
  16. Acaroglu E; European Spine Study Group. Decision-making in the treatment of adult spinal deformity. EFORT Open Rev. 2017 Mar 13;1(5):167-176. doi: 10.1302/2058-5241.1.000013. eCollection 2016 May. PubMed PMID: 28461944; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5367523.
  17. Acaroglu E, Guler UO, Cetinyurek-Yavuz A, Yuksel S, Yavuz Y, Ayhan S, Domingo-Sabat M, Pellise F, Alanay A, Perez Grueso FS, Kleinstück F, Obeid I; European Spine Study Group. Decision analysis to identify the ideal treatment for adult spinal deformity: What is the impact of complications on treatment outcomes? Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2017 May;51(3):181-190. doi:10.1016/j.aott.2017.03.003. Epub 2017 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 28454778.
  18. Bourghli A, Boissiere L, Larrieu D, Vital JM, Yilgor C, Pellisé F, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Perez-Grueso FJ, Kleinstück F, Obeid I; European Spine Study Group.Lack of improvement in health- related quality of life (HRQOL) scores 6 months after surgery for adult spinal deformity (ASD) predicts high revision rate in the second postoperative year. Eur Spine J. 2017 Aug;26(8):2160-2166. doi:10.1007/s00586-017-5068-9. Epub 2017 Mar 30. PubMed PMID: 28361369.
  19. Brady O, Nordin M, Hondras M, Outerbridge G, Kopansky-Giles D, Côté P, da Silva S, Ford T, Eberspaecher S, Acaroğlu E, Mmopelwa T, Hurwitz EL, Haldeman S. Global Forum: Spine Research and Training in Underserved, Low and Middle-Income, Culturally Unique Communities: The World Spine Care Charity Research Program'sChallenges and Facilitators. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Dec 21;98(24):e110. doi:10.2106/JBJS.16.00723. PubMed PMID: 28002378.
  20. Yoshida G, Boissiere L, Larrieu D, Bourghli A, Vital JM, Gille O, Pointillart V, Challier V, Mariey R, Pellisé F, Vila-Casademunt A, Perez-Grueso FJ, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Kleinstück F, Obeid I; ESSG, European Spine Study Group. Advantages and Disadvantages of Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery and its Impact on Health-related Quality of Life. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Jul 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27398887.
  21. Obeid I, Boissière L, Yilgor C, Larrieu D, Pellisé F, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Perez-Grueso FJ, Kleinstück F, Vital JM, Bourghli A; European Spine Study Group, ESSG. Global tilt: a single parameter incorporating spinal and pelvic sagittal parameters and least affected by patient positioning. Eur Spine J. 2016 Jun 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27323962.
  22. Takemoto M, Boissière L, Novoa F, Vital JM, Pellisé F, Pérez-Grueso FJ, Kleinstück F, Acaroglu ER, Alanay A, Obeid I, Obeid I; European Spine Study Group, ESSG. Sagittal malalignment has a significant association with postoperative leg pain in adult spinal deformity patients. Eur Spine J. 2016 May 25. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27225901.
  23. Pizones J, Martin-Buitrago MP, Perez-Grueso FJ, Vila-Casademunt A, Alanay A, Obeid I, Kleinstück F, Acaroglu ER, Pellisé F; ESSG European Spine Study Group. Function and Clinical Symptoms are the Main Factors that Motivate Thoracolumbar Adult Scoliosis Patients to Pursue Surgery. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 May 18. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27196023.
  24. Acaroğlu RE, Dede Ö, Pellisé F, Güler ÜO, Domingo-Sàbat M, Alanay A, Pérez-Grueso FS; European Spine Study Group. Adult spinal deformity: a very heterogeneous population of patients with different needs. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2016;50(1):57-62. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2016.14.0421. PubMed PMID: 26854050.
  25. Acaroglu E, Yavuz AC, Guler UO, Yuksel S, Yavuz Y, Domingo-Sabat M, Pellise F, Alanay A, Perez Grueso FS, Kleinstück F, Obeid I; European Spine Study Group. A decision analysis to identify the ideal treatment for adult spinal deformity: is surgery better than non-surgical treatment in improving health-related quality of life and decreasing the disease burden? Eur Spine J. 2016 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26821143.
  26. Guler UO, Yuksel S, Yakici S, Domingo-Sabat M, Pellise F, Pérez-Grueso FJ, Obeid I, Alanay A, Kleinstück F, Acaroglu E; European Spine Study Group. Analysis of the reliability of surgeons' ability to differentiate between idiopathic and degenerative spinal deformity in adults radiologically. What descriptive parameters help them decide? Eur Spine J. 2016 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26769036.
  27. Mannion AF, Vila-Casademunt A, Domingo-Sàbat M, Wunderlin S, Pellisé F, Bago J, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Pérez-Grueso FS, Obeid I, Kleinstück FS; European Spine Study Group (ESSG). The Core Outcome Measures Index (COMI) is a responsive instrument for assessing the outcome of treatment for adult spinal deformity. Eur Spine J. 2015 Oct 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26519374.
  28. Acaroglu E, Guler UO, Olgun ZD, Yavuz Y, Pellise F, Domingo-Sabat M, Yakici S, Alanay A, Perez-Grueso FS, Yavuz Y; European Spine Study Group. Multiple Regression Analysis of Factors Affecting Health-Related Quality of Life in Adult Spinal Deformity. Spine Deform. 2015 Jul;3(4):360-366 doi:10.1016/j.jspd.2014.11.004. Epub 2015 Jun 11. PubMed PMID:27927482.
  29. Acaroglu E, Guler UO, Olgun ZD, Yavuz Y, Pellise F, Domingo-Sabat M, Yakici S, Ahmet Alanay A, Perez-Grueso FS, Yavuz Y, European Spine Study Group. Multiple Regression Analysis of Factors Affecting Health-Related Quality of Life in Adult Spinal Deformity. Spine Deformity 3 (July 2015) 360-366
  30. Mmopelwa T, Nabiyev V, Ayhan S, Acaroglu E. A migrated knitting needle in a paediatric spine: case report. Childs Nerv Syst. 2015 Jul 31. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26227340.
  31. Haldeman S, Nordin M, Outerbridge G, Hurwitz EL, Hondras M, Brady O, Kopansky-Giles D, Ford T, Acaroğlu E. Creating a sustainable model of spine care in underserved communities: the World Spine Care (WSC) charity. Spine J. 2015 Jun 19. pii: S1529-9430(15)00633-6. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.06.046. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26096472.
  32. Ayhan S, Aykac B, Yuksel S, Guler UO, Pellise F, Alanay A, Perez-Grueso FJ, Acaroglu E; ESSG European Spine Study Group. Safety and efficacy of osteotomies in adult spinal deformity: what happens in the first year? Eur Spine J. 2015 May 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25947614.
  33. Aykac B, Ayhan S, Yuksel S, Guler UO, Pellise F, Alanay A, Perez-Grueso FJ, Acaroglu E; ESSG European Spine Study Group. Sagittal alignment of cervical spine in adult idiopathic scoliosis. Eur Spine J. 2015 Mar 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25784596.
  34. Çetin E, Özkaya M, Güler ÜÖ, Acaroğlu E, Demir T. Evaluation of the Effect of Fixation Angle between Polyaxial Pedicle Screw Head and Rod on the Failure of Screw-Rod Connection. Appl Bionics Biomech. 2015;2015:150649. doi: 10.1155/2015/150649. Epub 2015 Feb 22. PubMed PMID: 27019578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4745427.
  35. Vila-Casademunt A, Pellisé F, Acaroglu E, Sánchez Pérez-Grueso FJ, Pérez Martín-Buitrago M, Sanli T, Yakici S, de Frutos AG, Matamalas A, Sánchez-Márquez JM, Obeid I, Yaman O, Bagó J; ESSG, European Spine Study Group. The Reliability of Sagittal Pelvic Parameters: The Effect of Lumbosacral Instrumentation and Measurement Experience. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25494319.
  36. Yaman O, Acaroğlu E. Role of surgeon handedness in transpedicular screw insertion. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2014; 48(5):479-82. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2014.13.0046. PubMed PMID: 25429570.
  37. Acaroğlu E, Kahraman S, Senköylü A, Berk H, Caner H, Özkan S; Turkish Spine Society Core Curriculum Committee. Core curriculum (CC) of spinal surgery: a step forward in defining our profession. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2014;48(5):475-8. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2014.14.0180. PubMed PMID: 25429569.
  38. Guler UO, Cetin E, Yaman O, Pellise F, Casademut AV, Sabat MD, Alanay A, Grueso FS, Acaroglu E; European Spine Study Group. Sacropelvic fixation in adult spinal deformity (ASD); a very high rate of mechanical failure. Eur Spine J. 2014 Oct 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25323138
  39. Pellisé F, Vila-Casademunt A, Ferrer M, Domingo-Sàbat M, Bagó J, Pérez-Grueso FJ, Alanay A, Mannion AF, Acaroglu E; European Spine Study Group, ESSG. Impact on health related quality of life of adult spinal deformity (ASD) compared withother chronic conditions. Eur Spine J. 2014 Sep 14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25218732.
  40. Güler UO, Derincek A, Hersekli MA, Ozalay M, Cınar BM, Acaroğlu E. Restoration of pull-out strength of the failed pedicle screw: biomechanical comparison ofcalcium sulfate vs polymethylmethacrylate augmentation. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2014;48(2):202-6. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2014.3193. PubMed PMID: 24747630.
  41. Kaymaz B, Demirkıran G, Ayvaz M, Akel I, Acaroğlu E, Alanay A. Treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures using combined pedicle screw-laminar hook fixation. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2014; 48(2):152-6. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2014.3201. PubMed PMID: 24747622.
  42. Londono D, Kou I, Johnson TA, Sharma S, Ogura Y, Tsunoda T, Takahashi A, Matsumoto M, Herring JA, Lam TP, Wang X, Tam EM, Song YQ, Fan YH, Chan D, Cheah KS, Qiu X, Jiang H, Huang D; Japanese Scoliosis Clinical Research Group, TSRHC IS Clinical Group, the International Consortium for Scoliosis Genetics, Su P, Sham P, Cheung KM, Luk KD, Gordon D, Qiu Y, Cheng J, Tang N, Ikegawa S, Wise CA. A meta-analysis identifies adolescent idiopathic scoliosis association with LBX1 locus in multiple ethnic groups. J Med Genet. 2014 Jun;51(6):401-6. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2013-102067. Epub 2014 Apr 10. PubMed PMID: 24721834.
  43. Bekmez S, Demirkıran G, Caglar O, Akel I, Acaroğlu E. Transverse sacral fractures and concomitant late-diagnosed cauda equina syndrome. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2014 Jan;20(1):71-4. doi: 10.5505/tjtes.2014.21208. PubMed PMID: 24639321.
  44. Ayvaz M, Bekmez S, Mermerkaya MU, Caglar O, Acaroglu E, Tokgozoglu AM. Long-term results of reconstruction with pelvic allografts after wide resection of pelvic sarcomas. ScientificWorldJournal. 2014 Jan 27;2014:605019. doi: 10.1155/2014/605019. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24616637; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3925599.
  45. Karadeniz E, Colangeli S, Ghermandi R, Gasbarrini A, Acaroğlu E, Boriani S. Aneurysmal bone cyst-like areas as a sign of metastatic disease in the spinal column. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2013;47(5):366-9. PubMed PMID: 24164948.
  46. Demirkiran G, Dede O, Yalcin N, Akel I, Marcucio R, Acaroglu E. Selective Estrogen receptor modulation prevents scoliotic curve progression: radiologic and histomorphometric study on a bipedal C57Bl6 mice model. Eur Spine J. 2014 Feb; 23(2):455-62. doi: 10.1007/s00586-013-3072-2. Epub 2013 Oct 18. PubMed PMID: 24136418; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3906449.
  47. Demirkiran G, Yilmaz G, Kaymaz B, Akel I, Ayvaz M, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Yazici M. Safety and Efficacy of Instrumented Convex Growth Arrest in Treatment of Congenital Scoliosis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Sep 15. PubMed PMID: 24045587.
  48. Acaroglu E, Bobe R, Enouf J, Marcucio R, Moldovan F, Moreau A. The metabolic basis of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: 2011 report of the "metabolic" workgroup of the Fondation Yves Cotrel. Eur Spine J. 2012 Jun;21(6):1033-42. PubMed PMID: 22402844; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3366135.
  49. Ayvaz M, Yilgor C, Mermerkaya MU, Konan A, Sonmez E, Acaroglu RE. Simultaneous forequarter amputation and radical mastectomy for metastatic breast carcinoma in a male patient: a case report. J Korean Surg Soc. 2011 Dec;81 Suppl 1:S6-S11. PubMed PMID: 22319742; PubMed Central PMCID: MC3267069.
  50. Dede O, Akel I, Demirkiran G, Yalcin N, Marcucio R, Acaroglu E. Is decreased bone mineral density associated with development of scoliosis? A bipedal osteopenic rat model. Scoliosis. 2011 Oct 31;6(1):24. PubMed PMID: 22040734; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3217908.
  51. Ayvaz M, Cağlar O, Yılmaz G, Güvendik GI, Acaroğlu RE. Long-term outcome and quality of life of patients with unstable pelvic fractures treated by closed reduction and percutaneous fixation. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2011 May;17(3):261-6. PubMed PMID: 21935806.
  52. Yilmaz G, Huri G, Demirkran G, Dağloğlu K, Ozkan C, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M. The effect of posterior distraction on vertebral growth in immature pigs: an experimental simulation of growing rod technique. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Apr 1;35(7):730-3. PubMed PMID: 20195208.
  53. Ayvaz M, Yilmaz G, Akpinar E, Acaroğlu RE. [Percutaneous iliolumbar screw fixation in a patient with unstable pelvic fracture and transitional lumbar vertebrae and cadaveric illustration of the fixation]. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2009 Nov-Dec;43(5):444-7. Turkish. PubMed PMID: 19881327.
  54. Ayvaz M, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE. Minimal invasive short posterior instrumentation plus balloon kyphoplasty with calcium phosphate for burst and severe compression lumbar fractures. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Oct 15;34(22):2473; author reply 2473-5. PubMed PMID: 19829263.
  55. Ayvaz M, Akalan N, Yazici M, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE. Is it necessary to operate all split cord malformations before corrective surgery for patients with congenital spinal deformities? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Oct 15;34(22):2413-8. PubMed PMID: 19829255.
  56. Acaroglu E, Akel I, Alanay A, Yazici M, Marcucio R. Comparison of the melatonin and calmodulin in paravertebral muscle and platelets of patients with or without adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Aug 15;34(18):E659-63. PubMed PMID: 19680092.
  57. Pekmezci M, Yilmaz G, Daglioglu K, Gulsen M, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M. The effect of anterior spinal fusion on spinal canal development in an immature porcine model. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Jul 1;34(15):E501-6. PubMed PMID: 19564754.
  58. Bhandari M, Sprague S, Schemitsch EH; International Hip Fracture Research Collaborative. Resolving controversies in hip fracture care: the need for large collaborative trials in hip fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2009 Jul;23(6):479-84. Review. PubMed PMID: 19550238; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2954961.
  59. Akel I, Kocak O, Bozkurt G, Alanay A, Marcucio R, Acaroglu E. The effect of calmodulin antagonists on experimental scoliosis: a pinealectomized chicken model. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Mar 15;34(6):533-8. PubMed PMID: 19282733.
  60. Akel I, Demirkiran G, Alanay A, Karahan S, Marcucio R, Acaroglu E. The effect of calmodulin antagonists on scoliosis: bipedal C57BL/6 mice model. Eur Spine J. 2009 Apr;18(4):499-505. PMID: 19242737; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2899472.
  61. Alanay A, Pekmezci M, Karaeminogullari O, Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Cil A, Pijnenburg B, Genç Y, Oner FC. Radiographic measurement of the sagittal plane deformity in patients with osteoporotic spinal fractures evaluation of intrinsic error. Eur Spine J. 2007 Dec;16(12):2126-32. PubMed PMID:17912558; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2140130.
  62. Ayvaz M, Alanay A, Yazici M, Acaroglu E, Akalan N, Aksoy C. Safety and efficacy of posterior instrumentation for patients with congenital scoliosis and spinal dysraphism. J Pediatr Orthop. 2007 Jun;27(4):380-6. PubMed PMID: 17513956.
  63. Benli IT, Kaya A, Acaroğlu E. Anterior instrumentation in tuberculous spondylitis: is it effective and safe? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Jul;460:108-16. PubMed PMID: 17452918.
  64. Puttlitz CM, Masaru F, Barkley A, Diab M, Acaroglu E. A biomechanical assessment of thoracic spine stapling. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2007 Apr 1;32(7):766-71. PubMed PMID: 17414910.
  65. Yazici M, Pekmezci M, Cil A, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Oner FC. The effect of pedicle expansion on pedicle morphology and biomechanical stability in the immature porcine spine. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2006 Oct 15;31(22):E826-9. PubMed PMID: 17047529.
  66. Turhan E, Acaroglu E, Bozkurt G, Alanay A, Yazici M, Surat A. Unilateral enucleation affects the laterality but not the incidence of scoliosis in pinealectomized chicken. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2006 Jan 15;31(2):133-8. PubMed PMID: 16418630.
  67. Senaran H, Acaroğlu E, Ozdemir HM, Atilla B. Enoxaparin and heparin comparison of deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in total hip replacement patients. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2006 Jan;126(1):1-5. PubMed PMID: 16333632.
  68. Cil A, Pekmezci M, Yazici M, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE, Deviren V, Surat A. The validity of Lenke criteria for defining structural proximal thoracic curves in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Nov 15;30(22):2550-5. PubMed PMID: 16284594.
  69. Deviren V, Acaroglu E, Lee J, Fujita M, Hu S, Lenke LG, Polly D Jr, Kuklo TR, O'Brien M, Brumfield D, Puttlitz CM. Pedicle screw fixation of the thoracic spine: an in vitro biomechanical study on different configurations. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Nov 15;30(22):2530-7. PubMed PMID: 16284591.
  70. Alanay A, Cil A, Berk H, Acaroglu RE, Yazici M, Akcali O, Kosay C, Genc Y, Surat A. Reliability and validity of adapted Turkish Version of Scoliosis Research Society-22 (SRS-22) questionnaire. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Nov 1;30(21):2464-8. PubMed PMID: 16261127.
  71. Ames CP, Acosta FL Jr, Chi J, Iyengar J, Muiru W, Acaroglu E, Puttlitz CM.
  72. Biomechanical comparison of posterior lumbar interbody fusion and transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion performed at 1 and 2 levels. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Oct 1;30(19):E562-6. PubMed PMID: 16205329.
  73. Benli IT, Alanay A, Akalin S, Kiş M, Acaroğlu E, Ateş B, Aydin E. Comparison of anterior instrumentation systems and the results of minimum 5 years follow-up in the treatment of tuberculosis spondylitis. Kobe J Med Sci. 2004;50(5-6):167-80. PubMed PMID: 16107774.
  74. Dogan OF, Demircin M, Duman U, Ozsoy F, Acaroglu E. The use of suture anchors for sternal nonunion as a new technical approach (Demircin-Dogan technique). Heart Surg Forum. 2005;8(5):E364-9. PubMed PMID: 16099740.
  75. Gorek J, Acaroglu E, Berven S, Yousef A, Puttlitz CM. Constructs incorporating intralaminar C2 screws provide rigid stability for atlantoaxial fixation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Jul 1;30(13):1513-8. PubMed PMID: 15990665.
  76. Cil A, Yazici M, Daglioglu K, Aydingoz U, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE, Gulsen M, Surat A. The effect of pedicle screw placement with or without application of compression across the neurocentral cartilage on the morphology of the spinal canal and pedicle in immature pigs. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Jun 1;30(11):1287-93. PubMed PMID: 15928554.
  77. Acaroglu E. Contributing factors affecting the prognosis of surgical outcome for thoracic OLF (S.-U. Kuh et al.). Eur Spine J. 2006 Apr;15(4):492. Epub 2005 May 18. PubMed PMID: 15900440; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3489321.
  78. Cil A, Yazici M, Uzumcugil A, Kandemir U, Alanay A, Alanay Y, Acaroglu RE, Surat A. The evolution of sagittal segmental alignment of the spine during childhood. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005 Jan 1;30(1):93-100. PubMed PMID: 15626988.
  79. Alanay A, Yazici M, Acaroglu E, Turhan E, Cila A, Surat A. Course of nonsurgical management of burst fractures with intact posterior ligamentous complex: an MRI study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004 Nov 1;29(21):2425-31. PubMed PMID: 15507806.
  80. Uzumcugil A, Cil A, Yazici M, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Aksoy C, Surat A. Convex growth arrest in the treatment of congenital spinal deformities, revisited. J Pediatr Orthop. 2004 Nov-Dec;24(6):658-66. PubMed PMID: 15502567.
  81. Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Deviren V, Alanay A, Cila A, Surat A. Does transverse apex coincide with coronal apex levels (regional or global) in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis? Stud Health Technol Inform. 2002;88:136-9. PubMed PMID: 15456018.
  82. Senaran H, Atilla P, Kaymaz F, Acaroglu E, Surat A. Ultrastructural analysis of metallic debris and tissue reaction around spinal implants in patients with late operative site pain. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004 Aug 1;29(15):1618-23; discussion 1623. PubMed PMID: 15284504.
  83. Cil A, Yazici M, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE, Surat A. Re: Ruf M, Harms J. Posterior hemivertebra resection with transpedicular instrumentation: early correction in children aged 1 to 6 years. Spine. 2003;28:2132-8. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004 Jul 15;29(14):1593-4; author reply 1594-6. PubMed PMID: 15247586.
  84. Cil A, Yazici M, Alanay A, Acaroglu RE, Uzumcugil A, Surat A. The course of sagittal plane abnormality in the patients with congenital scoliosis managed with convex growth arrest. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004 Mar 1;29(5):547-52; discussion 552-3. Review. PubMed PMID: 15129069.
  85. Alanay A, Cil A, Acaroglu E, Caglar O, Akgun R, Marangoz S, Yazici M, Surat Late spinal cord compression caused by pulled-out thoracic pedicle screws: a case report. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2003 Dec 15;28(24):E506-10. PubMed PMID: 14673376.
  86. Benli IT, Acaroğlu E, Akalin S, Kiş M, Duman E, Un A. Anterior radical debridement and anterior instrumentation in tuberculosis spondylitis. Eur Spine J. 2003 Apr;12(2):224-34. Epub 2002 Sep 13. PubMed PMID: 12709862; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3784847.
  87. Uzumcugil A, Cil A, Yazici M, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Akalan N, Ozisik P, Surat A. The efficacy of convex hemiepiphysiodesis in patients with iatrogenic posterior element deficiency resulting from diastematomyelia excision. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2003 Apr 15;28(8):799-805. PubMed PMID: 12698124.
  88. Hicazi A, Acaroglu E, Alanay A, Yazici M, Surat A. Atlantoaxial rotatory fixation-subluxation revisited: a computed tomographic analysis of acute torticollis in pediatric patients. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002 Dec15; 27(24):2771-5. PubMed PMID: 12486345.
  89. Senaran H, Yazici M, Karcaaltincaba M, Alanay A, Acaroğlu RE, Aksoy MC, Ariyürek M, Surat A. Lumbar pedicle morphology in the immature spine: a three-dimensional study using spiral computed tomography. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002 Nov 15;27(22):2472-6. PubMed PMID: 12435977.
  90. Alanay A, Hicazi A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Aksoy C, Cila A, Akalan N, Surat A. Reliability and necessity of dynamic computerized tomography in diagnosis of atlantoaxial rotatory subluxation. J Pediatr Orthop. 2002 Nov-Dec;22(6):763-5. PubMed PMID: 12409904.
  91. Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Alanay A, Surat A. Three-dimensional evolution of scoliotic curve during instrumentation without fusion in young children. J Pediatr Orthop. 2002 Jul-Aug;22(4):492-6. PubMed PMID: 12131446.
  92. Alanay A, Acaroğlu E, Yazici M, Aksoy C, Surat A. The effect of transpedicular intracorporeal grafting in the treatment of thoracolumbar burst fractures on canal remodeling. Eur Spine J. 2001 Dec;10(6):512-6. PubMed PMID: 11806392; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3611538.
  93. Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Deviren V, Alanay A, Cila A, Surat A. Does transverse apex coincide with coronal apex levels (regional or global) in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2001 May 15;26(10):1143-6. PubMed PMID: 11413427.
  94. Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Surat A. Thoracolumbar spine fractures. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2001 Apr 1;26(7):840-1. PubMed PMID: 11295911.
  95. Yazici M, Acaroglu ER, Alanay A, Deviren V, Cila A, Surat A. Measurement of vertebral rotation in standing versus supine position in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2001 Mar-Apr;21(2):252-6. PubMed PMID: 11242262.
  96. Acaroğlu ER, Alanay A. Four-level noncontiguous fracture of the vertebral column: a case report. J Orthop Trauma. 2001 May;15(4):294-9. PubMed PMID: 11371796.
  97. Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Oznur A, Surat A. Short-segment pedicle instrumentation of thoracolumbar burst fractures: does transpedicular intracorporeal grafting prevent early failure? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2001 Jan 15;26(2):213-7. PubMed PMID: 11154543.
  98. Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Yazici M, Surat A. Luque trolley and convex epiphysiodesis in the management of infantile and juvenile scoliosis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2000 Oct 1;25(19):2549-51. PubMed PMID: 11013512.
  99. Yazici M, Alanay A, Aksoy MC, Acaroglu E, Surat A. Traumatic L1-L2 dislocation without fracture in a 6-year-old girl. Incomplete neurologic deficit and total recovery. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1999 Jul 15;24(14):1483-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 10423795.
  100. Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Ozdemir O, Erçelen O, Bulutçu E, Surat A. Effects of deamino-8-D-arginin vasopressin on blood loss and coagulation factors in scoliosis surgery. A double-blind randomized clinical trial. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1999 May 1;24(9):877-82. PubMed PMID: 10327509.
  101. Akpek EA, Bulutçu E, Alanay A, Korkusuz P, Acaroğlu E, Kilinç K, Ors U. A study of adenosine treatment in experimental acute spinal cord injury. Effect on arachidonic acid metabolites. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1999 Jan 15;24(2):128-32. PubMed PMID: 9926381.
  102. Göğüş MT, Aksoy MC, Atay OA, Acaroğlu RE, Surat A. Treatment of congenital dislocation of the hip. Results of closed reduction and immobilization in the hip spica cast. Turk J Pediatr. 1997 Oct-Dec;39(4):499-503. PubMed PMID: 9433152.
  103. Acaroğlu E, Alanay A, Akalan N, Atilla B, Bulutçu E, Surat A. Risk factors associated with corrective surgery in congenital scoliosis with tethered cord. Turk J Pediatr. 1997 Jul-Sep;39(3):373-8. PubMed PMID: 9339117.
  104. Acaroglu ER, Schwab FJ, Farcy JP. Simultaneous anterior and posterior approaches for correction of late deformity due to thoracolumbar fractures. Eur Spine J. 1996;5(1):56-62. PubMed PMID: 8689418.
  105. Acaroglu ER, Iatridis JC, Setton LA, Foster RJ, Mow VC, Weidenbaum M. Degeneration and aging affect the tensile behavior of human lumbar anulus fibrosus. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1995 Dec 15;20(24):2690-701. PubMed PMID: 8747247.
  106. Acaroğlu RE, Gögüs T, Ercan MT, Sungur A. Experimental induction of osteosarcoma by subperiosteal radioactive phosphorus injections in rats. Nucl Med Biol. 1995 Feb;22(2):231-4. PubMed PMID: 7767318.
  107. Alpaslan AM, Acaroglu RE, Kis M. Three-stage excision of recurrent cervical chondrosarcoma. A case report. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 1993;112(5):245-6. PubMed PMID: 8217464.
  108. Abstracts and presentations:

Over 100 abstracts and presentations in various national and international meetings

 

Affiliations

AO Spine

EuroSpine (European Spine Society)

Scoliosis Research Society (Associate)

TOTBİD; Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Association

TOTEK; Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Education Council

Turkish Spine Association