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Curriculum Vitae

H. Cem ALHAN

Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery

Date of Birth : 21 September 1961
Place of Birth : İstanbul
Address :Acıbadem Maslak Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Buyukdere Cad. 40, Maslak, İstanbul, Turkey
Marrital Status : Married

CURRENT OCCUPATION

Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery
Director
Acibadem Maslak Hospital, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery,
Head
Acibadem University, School of Medicine, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey.

ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Director, Cardiovascular Surgery: Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Acıbadem Kadikoy Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey (1999- 2009)
Chief of Cardiovascular Surgery: Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Dr.Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Türkiye (1998-1999)
Associate Professor, Cardiovascular Surgery: Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Dr.Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Education and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey (1997)
Consultant, Cardiovascular Surgery: Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey (1992- 1997)
Chef de Clinique: Onze Lieve Vrau Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, (1991-1992)
Residency, Cardiovascular Surgery: Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey (1986- 1991)
Medical School: Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty (1978-1984)
Highschool: Kadıköy College-(1971-1978)

Editorship:

  1. Editor-in-Chief; “Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 1999-2001
  2. Associate Editor; “Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2001-2003

Reviewership Activities for Scientific Journals

  • Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Perfusion
  • Turkish Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Anadolu Kardiyoloji Dergisi
  • Türk Kardiyoloji Derneği Arşivi
  • Ulusal Travma ve Acil Cerrahi Dergisi
  • Acibadem Journal of Health Sciences
  • Turkish Clinics Journal of Medical Sciences
  • Koşuyolu Heart Journal

Administrative Positions:

  1. Chief, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Dr.Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Education and Research Hospita,1998-1999
  2. Head, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Acıbadem Kadıköy Hospital, 1999-2008
  3. Executive Board Member; Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (1999-2001)
  4. Executive Board Member; Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (2001-2003)
  5. Executive Board Member; Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (2003-2005)
  6. Executive Board Member; Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (2007)
  7. Executive Board Member; Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (2007-2009)
  8. President, MIRC (Minimally Invasive Robotic and Cardiovascular Surgery), 2014
  9. Head, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Acıbadem University, 2015

Meetings Organized:

  1. 5th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 1998
  2. 6th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2000
  3. 7th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2002
  4. 9th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2006
  5. 10th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2008
  6. 11th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2010
  7. 12th. National Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 2012
  8. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, National Symposium on Cardiopulmonary Support Systems, Istanbul, Turkey, 2011.
  9. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, National Symposium on Mitral valve repair, Istanbul, Turkey, 2011.
  10. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, National Symposium on Transcatheter aortic valve implantation, Istanbul, Turkey, 2011.
  11. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, National Symposium on Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012.
  12. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, 2nd National Symposium on Mitral valve repair, Istanbul, Turkey, 2012
  13. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, 3rd National Symposium on Mitral valve repair, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013
  14. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, 2nd National Workshop on Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiac Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013
  15. Acıbadem University School of Medicine, Workshop on Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013
  16. ASCVTS 22nd Annual Meeting, Istanbul, Turkey
  17. MIRC (Minimally Invasive Robotic and Cardiovascular Surgery) Symposium, Istanbul, Turkey. 2014
  18. 2. Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Suregry Symposium & ISMICS 2015 Winter Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey, 2015

Membership in Scientific Societies:

  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS)
  • Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery(TKDCD)
  • European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS)
  • International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS)
  • European Society for Cardiovascular Surgery (ESCVS)
  • The Cardiothoracic Surgery Network (CTSNET)

Awards:

  1. “Best poster presentation”. Hemodynamic and ultra structural comparison of intermittent aortic cross-clamping and cold crystalloid cardioplegia in coronary artery bypass surgery. 2nd Congress of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Intensive Care. November 5-6, 1994.
  2. “Best presentation”. Coronary sinus oxygen content and lactate extraction during hyperventilation in patients with coronary artery disease. 9th Annual Meeting, European Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiologist, Turku, Finland , June 1-4, 1994
  3. “Best Young Cardiac Surgeon” Regulation of inflammatory cytokines and protein adsorption during cardiopulmonary bypass; role of allogenic red blood cell transfusion and polymethoxyethylacrylate-coated circuit systems. 57th Annual Meeting, European Society for Cardiovascular Surgery, Barcelona, Spain. April 24-27, 2008,
  4. Annual Congress of Turkish Society for Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Second Best Clinical Study Award, 2009.
  5. Annual Congress of Turkish Society for Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Second Best Clinical Study Award, 2010.
  6. Annual Congress of Society for Thoracic & Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Best Clinical Study Award, 2011.
  7. Annual Congress of Society for Thoracic & Cardiovascular Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Second Best Clinical Study Award, 2012.

Visiting Professorship:

  1. “Vascular diseases, Vascular diseases I” Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, 1999 -2000
  2. “General principles of cardiovascular surgery I” Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, 1999-2000
  3. “General principles of cardiovascular surgery II, Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, 1999-2000
  4. “Diseases of the aorta, vena cavae and the peripheral blood vessels” Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, 1999-2000

Publications

  1. Demirtaş M, Alhan C, Demiray E, Dağsalı S, Koryak M. Application du fermoir sternal au cours de la chirurgie a coeur ouvert. Arch Mal Coeur 1992;85:1011-4.
  2. Alhan C, Kayacıoğlu İ, Tayyareci G, Demirtaş M, İdiz M, Erten S, Toraman F, Süzer A, Dağsalı S, Tarcan S. Comparative assessment of chordal preservation versus chordal resection in mitral valve replacement for mitral stenosis. J Heart Valve Dis 1995;4:453-9.
  3. Alhan C, Alhan S, Çınar B, Tuygun AK, Sezerman Ö. Color Doppler imaging in adjunct to contrast arteriography in evaluation of severe peripheral vascular disease. Vascular Surgery 1996;30:13-9.
  4. Alhan C, Karabulut H, Tosun R, Karakoç F, Okar İ, Demiray E, Tarcan S, Yiğiter B. Intermittent aortic cross-clamping and cold crystalloid cardioplegia for low risk coronary patients. Ann Thorac Surg 1996;61:834-9.
  5. Alhan C, Çakalağaoğlu C, Hancı M, Toraman F, İdiz M, Kayacıoğlu İ, Tarcan S. Critical illness polyneuropathy complicating cardiac surgery. Ann Thorac Surg 1996;61:1237-9.
  6. Bilgen F, Alhan C, Alhan S, İdiz M, Demiray E, Özler A. Use of color Doppler imaging in assessment of preoperative and postoperative flow characteristics of internal thoracic artery in myocardial revascularization. Angiology 1996;47:589-94.
  7. Alhan C, Kayacıoğlu İ, Tayyareci G, Çakalağaoğlu C, İdiz M, Tarcan S, Yiğiter B. Absent right superior vena cava with hypoplastic proximal inferior vena cava. Ann Thorac Surg 1996;62:566-8.
  8. Konuralp C, Guner S, Cakatay U, Konuralp Z, Yapici N, Macika H, Aydogan H, Aykut-Aka S, Alhan C, Gultepe M, Eren EE. Effect of partial oxygen supply on mitochondrial electron transport system during complete cardiac ischemia. J Cardiac Surg 1999;14:424-34.
  9. Çakalagaoglu C, Keser N, Alhan C. Brucella-mediated prosthetic valve endocarditis with brachial artery mycotic aneurysm. J Heart Valve Dis 1999;8:586-90.
  10. Toraman F, Karabulut EH, Alhan C, Dagdelen S, Tarcan S. Magnesium infusion dramatically decreases the incidence of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting. Ann Thorac Surg 2001;72:1256-61.
  11. Dağdelen S, Eren N, Karabulut H, Akdemir I, Ergelen M, Saglam M, Yuce M, Alhan C, Caglar N. Estimation of left ventricular end-diastolic pressure by color M-mode Doppler echocardiography and tissue Doppler imaging. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2001;14:951-8.
  12. Dağdelen S, Eren N, Alhan C. Isolated halo sign in the middle of the left atrium. Heart 2001;86:375.
  13. Dağdelen S, Toraman F, Karabulut H, Alhan C. The value of p dispersion on predicting atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery: effect of magnesium on P dispersion. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2002;7:211-8.
  14. Karabulut H, Toraman F, Tarcan S, Demirhisar Ö, Alhan C. Adjustment of sweep gas flow during cardiopulmonary bypass. Perfusion 2002;17:353-6.
  15. Dagdelen S, Yuce M, Toraman F, Karabulut H, Alhan C. The value of P dispersion on predicting atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass surgery; effect of magnesium on P dispersion. Card Electrophysiol Rev. 2003 Jun;7(2):162-4.
  16. Toraman F, Alhan C. [The efficiency of fast track protocol in elderly patients underwent coronary artery surgery] Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2003 Jun;3(2):182-3; author reply 183.
  17. Karabulut H, Toraman F, Alhan C, Camur G, Evrenkaya S, Dağdelen S, Tarcan S. EuroSCORE overestimates the cardiac operative risk. Cardiovasc Surg. 2003 Aug;11(4):295-8.
  18. Alhan C, Toraman F, Karabulut EH, Tarcan S, Dağdelen S, Eren N, Cağlar N. Fast track recovery of high risk coronary bypass surgery patients. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2003 May;23(5):678-83; discussion 683.
  19. Karabulut EH, Alhan HC, Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Tarcan S. Aortoventriculoplasty in a patient with complex left ventricular outflow tract obstruction, mitral valve stenosis and aneurysm of the ascending aorta. Cardiovasc Surg, Aug 2003; 11(4): 313-5.
  20. Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Yuce M, Turek O, Aksoy N, Karabulut H, Demirhisar O, Alhan C. Highly positive intraoperative fluid balance during cardiac surgery is associated with adverse outcome. Perfusion. 2004 Mar;19(2):85-91.
  21. Karabulut H, Alhan C. Reply to Raja. Eur. J. Cardiothorac. Surg., Jul 2004; 26: 232.
  22. Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Yuce M, Aksoy N, Karabulut H, Bozkulak Y, Alhan C. Lactic acidosis after cardiac surgery is associated with adverse outcome. Heart Surg Forum. 2004 Apr 1;7(2):E155-9.
  23. Karabulut H, Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Goksel O, Tarcan S, Alhan C. Clopidogrel does not increase bleeding and allogenic blood transfusion in coronary artery surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2004 Mar;25(3):419-23.
  24. Toraman F, Karabulut H, Goksel O, Evrenkaya S, Tarcan S, Alhan C. Comparison of antihypertensives after coronary artery surgery. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2005 Dec;13(4):302-6.
  25. Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Yuce M, Göksel O, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Fast-track recovery in noncoronary cardiac surgery patients. Heart Surg Forum. 2005;8(1):E61-4.
  26. Senay S, Alhan C, Toraman F, Karabulut H, Dagdelen S, Cagil H. Endovascular Stent-Graft Treatment of Type A Dissection: Case Report and Review of Literature. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2007 Aug 1; PMID: 17681823
  27. Toraman F, Evrenkaya S, Senay S, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Adjusting oxygen fraction to avoid hyperoxemia during cardiopulmonary bypass. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann. 2007 Aug;15(4):303-6. PMID: 17664202
  28. Senay S, Kaya U, Cagil H, Demirkiran F, Alhan C. Surgical management of intravenous leiomyoma with cardiac extension. Do we need total circulatory arrest? Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2007 Aug;55(5):322-3. PMID: 17629864
  29. Senay S, Damlacik A, Karabulut H, Toraman F, Alhan C. Endovascular treatment of traumatic thoracic aortic transection–role of timing: a case report. Heart Surg Forum. 2007;10(4):E271-2. PMID: 17599872
  30. Alhan C, Senay S, Evrenkaya S, Toraman F, Karabulut H. Hybrid treatment of ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm: endovascular stent-graft placement and extraanatomic reconstruction without sternotomy. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2007 Mar;33(3):306-8.PMID: 17097895
  31. Karabulut H, Senay S,Toraman F, Cagil H, Alhan C. Primary Endovascular Treatment of Native Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Associated with Coarctation, EJVES Extra (2007), doi:10.1016/j.ejvsextra. 2007.05.004
  32. Senay S, Alhan C, Karabulut H, Toraman F, Cagil H. Endovascular treatment of rapidly expanding thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm after surgical repair of acute type A dissection. Ann Thorac Surg 2008 Feb; 85(2): 636-8
  33. Senay S, Toraman F, Gunaydin S, Kilercik M, Karabulut H, Alhan C. The impact of allogenic red cell transfusion and coated bypass circuit on the inflammatory response during cardiopulmonary bypass: a randomized study. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Jan;8(1):93-91.
  34. 16: Karabulut H, Senay S, Toraman F, Alhan C. Treatment of delayed retrograde dissection after endovascular stenting of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm: graft-to-endograft anastomosis. Heart Surg Forum.2009 Jan;12(1):E61-2. doi:10.1532/HSF98.20081106. PubMed PMID: 19233770.
  35. Senay S, Toraman F, Gelmez S, Dağdelen S, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Continuous arterial pressure waveform analysis accurately detects cardiac output in cardiac surgery: a prospective comparison with thermodilution, echocardiography, and magnetic resonance techniques. Heart Surg Forum. 2009 Apr;12(2):E75-8. doi:10.1532/HSF98.20081142. PubMed PMID: 19383591.
  36. Senay S, Alhan C, Karabulut H, Toraman F, Cagil H. Endovascular treatment of rapidly expanding thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm after surgical repair of acute type A dissection. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Feb;85(2):636-8. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur.2007.08.069. PubMed PMID: 18222283.
  37. Senay S, Toraman F, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Is it the patient or the physician who cannot tolerate anemia? A prospective analysis in 1854 non-transfused coronary artery surgery patients. Perfusion. 2009 Nov;24(6):373-80. doi:10.1177/0267659109358118. PubMed PMID: 20093331.
  38. Alhan C, Karabulut H, Senay S, Cagil H, Toraman F. Endovascular treatment of occlusive abdominal aortic thrombosis. Heart Vessels. 2010 Jan;25(1):70-2. doi:10.1007/s00380-009-1169-7. Epub 2010 Jan 21. PubMed PMID: 20091402.
  39. Senay S, Toraman F, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Efficiency of preoperative tranexamic Acid in coronary bypass surgery: an analysis correlated with preoperative clopidogrel use. Heart Surg Forum. 2010 Jun;13(3):E149-54. doi:10.1532/HSF98.20091176. PubMed PMID: 20534413.
  40. Toraman F, Senay S, Gullu U, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Readmission to the intensive care unit after fast-track cardiac surgery: an analysis of risk factors and outcome according to the type of operation. Heart Surg Forum. 2010 Aug;13(4):E212-7. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.20101009. PubMed PMID: 20719721.
  41. Şenay Ş, Karabulut H, Toraman F, Ratip S, Alhan C. Use of recombinant factor VIIa as a rescue therapy for excessive bleeding after cardiac surgery. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2010; 18:324-326.
  42. Akar AR, Kurtcephe M, Sener E, Alhan C, Durdu S, Kunt AG, Güvenir HA; Group for the Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery and Turkish Ministry of Health. Validation of the EuroSCORE risk models in Turkish adult cardiac surgical population. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Sep;40(3):730-5. doi:10.1016/j.ejcts.2011.01.002. Epub 2011 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 21342767.
  43. Teskin O, Gullu AU, Senay S, Okten EM, Alhan C. Interrupted aortic arch or extreme coarctation? A case report and review of the literature. Heart Surg Forum. 2011 Jun;14(3):E188-91. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.20101100. Review. PubMed PMID: 21676686.
  44. Dağdelen S, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Acute left main coronary artery occlusion following TAVI and emergency solution. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2011 Dec;11(8):747-8. doi: 10.5152/akd.2011.204. Epub 2011 Dec 3. PubMed PMID:22137950.
  45. Gullu AU, Senay S, Kocyigit M, Alhan C. A simple method for occlusion of both venae cavae in total cardiopulmonary bypass for robotic surgery. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2012 Feb;14(2):138-9. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivr057. Epub 2011 Nov 23. PubMed PMID: 22159248; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3279967.
  46. Senay S, Toraman F, Akgün Y, Aydin E, Karabulut H, Alhan C, Sarioglu T. Stroke after coronary bypass surgery is mainly related to diffuse atherosclerotic disease. Heart Surg Forum. 2011 Dec;14(6):E366-72. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.20111031. PubMed PMID: 22167763.
  47. Alhan CH, Toraman F, Karabulut H. Is increased perfusion pressure really necessary during cardiopulmonary bypass? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 May;41(5):1213-4; author reply 1214. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezr172. Epub 2011 Dec 21. PubMed PMID: 22219454.
  48. Dagdelen S, Karabulut H, Şenay Ş, Akyol A, Toraman F, Çağıl H, Aydın E, Ökten M, Alhan C, Transcatheter aortic valve implantation in high risk aortic stenosis patients. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2011; 19:495-502.
  49. Isik I, Selimen D, Senay S, Alhan C. Efficiency of antibacterial suture material in cardiac surgery: a double-blind randomized prospective study. Heart Surg Forum. 2012 Feb;15(1):E40-5. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.20111106. PubMed PMID: 22360905.
  50. Dağdelen S, Alhan C. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation applications in Turkey; the role of the heart team approach. Anadolu Kardiyol Derg. 2012 Sep;12(6):531. doi: 10.5152/akd.2012.172. Epub 2012 Jun 22. PubMed PMID:22728738.
  51. Gullu AU, Okten EM, Akay MH, Senay S, Kocyigit M, Toraman F, Karabulut EH, Alhan C. Replacement of the ascending aorta for severe atherosclerosis during coronary artery bypass surgery. J Card Surg. 2012 Sep;27(5):538-42. doi:10.1111/j.1540-8191.2012.01510.x. PubMed PMID: 22978830.
  52. Buturak A, Saygili O, Ulus S, Kalfa M, Karabulut H, Alhan C, Dagdelen S, Aksu K. Right ventricular endomyocardial fibrosis mimicking Ebstein anomaly in a patient with Behçet’s disease: case report and review of the literature. Mod Rheumatol. 2012 Dec 1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23207789.
  53. Akay MH, Senay S, Karabulut H, Toraman F, Kocyiğit M, Alhan HC. Low-dose tranexamic acid use in isolated coronary artery bypass surgery.Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Sep;94(3):1037-8.
  54. Toraman F, Şenay Ş, Güllü Ü, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Is the venoarterial carbondioxide gradient and lactate predictor of inadequate tissue perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass? Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2012; 20:474-79.
  55. Toraman F, Şenay Ş, Ustalar Özgen ZS, Aydın E, Ökten M, Karabulut H, Alhan C. The role of regional cerebral oxygen saturation on adjustment of fraction of inspired oxygen during coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2013; 21:78-83.
  56. Gullu AU, Şenay Ş, Koçyiğit, Alhan C. Robotic Assisted Double Valve Intervention: The First National Experience. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2013; 21:743-745
  57. Gullu AU, Ince U, Ökten EM, Koçyiğit M, Değirmencioglu A, Akay MH, Şenay Ş, Alhan C. Double Papillary Muscle Infarction Related to Right Coronary Artery Occlusion: A Case Report. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2013; 21:1057-1060
  58. Gullu AU, Senay S, Akay MH, Kocyigit M, Alhan C. Massive Bilateral Haemothorax Related to Ruptured Iliac Artery Aneurysm: An Unusual Presentation. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013;21:491-3.
  59. Kiliç L, Şenay Ş, Ümit Güllü A, Alhan C. Leyla loop: a time-saving suture technique for robotic atrial closure. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Sep;17(3):579-80.
  60. Koçyiğit M, Akpek EA, Tetik Ö, Şenay Ş, Alhan C. Anesthetic Management in Robotic assisted and robotic cardiac surgery. Turkish J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2013;21(4):972-977.
  61. Sipahi I, Akay MH, Dagdelen S, Blitz A, Alhan C. Coronary artery bypass grafting vs percutaneous coronary intervention and long-term mortality and morbidity in multivessel disease: meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials of the arterial grafting and stenting era. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Feb 1;174(2):223-30. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.12844.
  62. Alhan C, I.Erguner, S.Senay, H.Kaya, A.U.Gullu, M.Kocyigit, T.Karahasanoglu. Endoscopic Assisted Robotic Aortic Thrombectomy and Aorto biiliac By-pass: A Case Report Annals of Vascular Surgery Ann Vasc Surg. 2014;28:1320. E5-8
  63. A.Değirmencioğlu, S.Senay, A.Ü.Güllü, E.Zencirci, G.Karakuş, M.Ugur, A.Buturak, Alhan C. The effect of mild left ventricular diastolic dysfunction on outcome after isolated coronary bypass surgery. Kardiologia Polska, 2014;72;541-5
  64. Senay S, Gullu AU, Kocyigit M, Degirmencioglu A, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Robotic atrial septal defect closure. Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg. 2014;pii: mmu014. doi: 10.1093/mmcts/mmu014
  65. Senay S, Gullu AU, Kocyigit M, Degirmencioglu A, Kilic L, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Robotic mitral valve replacement for severe rheumatic mitral disease: perioperative technique, outcomes, and early results. Innovations (Phila). 2014;9:292-6.
  66. Ariturk C, Okten M, Ozgen ZS, Erkek E, Uysal P, Gullu U, Senay S, Karabulut H, Alhan C, Toraman F. Utility of Cerebral Oxymetry for Assessing Cerebral Arteriolar Carbon Dioxide Reactivity during Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Heart Surg Forum. 2014;17:E69-72.
  67. Arıtürk Cem , Serpil UO, Fevzi T, Murat O, Umit G, Esin E, Pınar U, Sahin S, Hasan K, Alhan C. Efficacy of near-infrared spectrometry for monitoring the cerebral effects of severe dilutional anemia. Heart Surg Forum. 2014;17:E154-9. doi: 10.1532/HSF98.2013293.
  68. Senay S, Gullu AU, Kocyigit M, Degirmencioglu A, Karabulut H, Alhan C. Robotic mitral valve replacement. Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg. 2014; pii:mmu016. doi: 10.1093/mmcts/mmu016
  69. Ahmet Ümit Güllü, Tania-Doris Burnaz, Eyup Murat Okten, Şahin Şenay, Cem Ariturk, Fevzi Toraman, Muharrem Kocyigit, Serpil Yaylanci, E. Hasan Karabulut, Alhan C. Emergent Endovascular Repair of Ruptured Abdominal and Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms in a Single Center: Midterm Outcomes. Chiururgia 2014:ISSN:1221-9118

Book Chapters

  1. “Medulla Spinalis Yaralanmalarında Derin Venöz Tromboz ve Pulmoner Embolizm”, Medulla Spinalis Yaralanmaları, Ed: Hancı Murat, Aydıngöz Önder, Logos Tıp Yayıncılık, İstanbul, 2000.
  2. “‘Erişkin Kalp Cerrahisinde Risk Stratifikasyonu” Kalp Ve Damar Cerrahisi , Ed :Enver Duran, Çapa Tıp Kitapevi, İstanbul, 2004.
  3. “Kombine Koroner Arter Hastası-Kapak Hastasına Yaklaşım” Kalp Ve Damar Cerrahisi , Ed :Enver Duran, Çapa Tıp Kitapevi, İstanbul, 2004.
  4. Senay S, Alhan C. “Myokardiyal Koruma, Kardiyolpejik Teknikler” ‘Ekstrakorporeal Dolaşım’, 2008, ISBN:978-605-4160-00-6
  5. Senay S, Alhan C. “Myokardiyal koruma, Kardiyopleji dışı teknikler” ‘Ekstrakorporeal Dolaşım’, 2008., ISBN:978-605-4160-00-6
  6. Senay S, Alhan C, “Spinal cerrahide vasküler yaralanmalar ve tedavisi” ‘Omurga cerrahisinde damar yaralanmaları, 2009’ (Turkish) (Ed. Murat Hancı) ISBN: 978-975-420-751-4

Book Chapter Translations

  1. “Triküspid Kapak Hastalıkları” Cardiac Surgery: Safeguards and Pitfalls in Operative Technique, Siavosh Khonsari.
  2. “Myokard Enfarktüsünün Mekanik Komplikasyonları” Cardiac Surgery: Safeguards and Pitfalls in Operative Technique, Siavosh Khonsari
  3. “ Mitral Kapak Hastalıkları” Cardiac Surgery: Safeguards and Pitfalls in Operative Technique, Siavosh Khonsari