Ozgur Karcioglu, MD

Department of Emergency Medicine
Istanbul Education and Research Hospital
Fatih, Istanbul, TURKEY




• (1993) Graduation, Medical School, Ege University
• (1998) Doctorate, Emergency Physician, Dokuz Eylul University

Research Interest

Scientific Activities


• Emergency Medical Association of Turkey (1995, Founder)
• American College of Emergency Physicians (1995)
• National Association of Trauma and Emergency Surgery (1998)
• Association for Advancement of Medical Education (2000)
• Turkish Association of Emergency Physicians (2000)
• The European Society of Emergency Medicine-EuSEM (2001)


1. Tur FC, Toker I, Unek O, Kilic TY, Yesilaras M, Karcioglu O. Cardiac complaints encountered after use of street drugs. A review of their cardiac toxicity mechanism. Emerg Med Open J. 2016; 2(3): 48-52. doi: 10.17140/EMOJ-2-130
2. Asim K, Selman Y, Suleyman Y, Ozgur K, Ozlem B, Gokhan E. Heart attack in the course of lithium overdose. Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2016; 18(7): e21731. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.21731
3. Yilmaz A, Serinken M, Dal O, Yaylacı S, Karcioglu O. Work-related injuries among emergency medical technicians in Western Turkey. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2016; 31(5): 1-4. doi: 10.1017/S1049023X16000741
4. Gulen B, Kocyigit A, Eken C, et al. Oxidative status and dna damage following analgesic treatment in patients with acute pancreatitis. Clin Lab. 2016; 62(7): 1339-1346.
5. Gulen B, Dur A, Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Sonmez E. Pain treatment in patients with acute pancreatitis: A randomized controlled trial. Turk J Gastroenterol. 2016; 27(2): 192-196. doi: 10.5152/tjg.2015.150398
6. Agladioglu K, Serinken M, Dal O, Beydilli H, Eken C, Karcioglu O. Chest X-rays in detecting injuries caused by blunt trauma. World J Emerg Med. 2016; 7(1): 55-58. doi: 10.5847/wjem.j.1920-8642.2016.01.010
7. Gun C, Aldinc H, Yaylaci S, Gudelci T, Karcioglu O. What do we miss without contrast in patients with flank pain? Am J Emerg Med. 2016; 34(4): 765.e3-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.09.002
8. Demir OF, Aydin K, Akay H, Erbil B, Karcioglu O, Gulalp B. Comparison of two intraosseous devices in adult patients in the emergency setting: A pilot study. Eur J Emerg Med. 2016; 23(2): 137-142. doi: 10.1097/MEJ.0000000000000187
9. Güneş T, Serinken M, Alur İ, Beydilli H, Karcioglu O, Eken C. YouTube as a source of information on varicose veins. Phlebology. 2016; 31(7): 501-505. doi: 10.1177/0268355515596894
10. Yilmaz A, Uyanik E, Balci Şengül MC, Yaylaci S, Karcioglu O, Serinken M. Self-cannibalism: the man who eats himself. West J Emerg Med. 2014; 15(6): 701-702. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2014.6.22705
11. Yaylaci S, Serinken M, Eken C, et al. Are youtube videos accurate and reliable on basic life support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation? Emerg Med Australas. 2014; 26(5): 474-477. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12274
12. Ecevit MC, Erdağ TK, Uçar S, et al. Epistaxis management: İs medical intervention required for inactive epistaxis? Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg. 2014; 24(4): 211-216. doi: 10.5606/kbbihtisas.2014.78642
13. Serinken M, Kocyigit A, Karcioglu O, Sengül C, Hatipoglu C, Elicabuk H. Parental anxiety and affecting factors in acute paediatric blunt head injury. Emerg Med J. 2014; 31(8): 637-640. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2013-202492
14. Serinken M, Turkcuer I, Cetin EN, Yilmaz A, Elicabuk H, Karcioglu O. Causes and characteristics of work-related eye injuries in western Turkey. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2013; 61(9): 497-501. doi: 10.4103/0301-4738.119435
15. Uzun H, Narci H, Tayfur I, Karabulut KU, Karcioglu O. Mad honey intoxication: What is wrong with the blood glucose? a study on 46 patients. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2013; 17(20): 2728-2731. http://www.europeanreview.org/article/5510
16. Gulalp B, Gumuldulu D, Uguz A, et al. Tissue effects of high dose atropine and 2-PAM on healthy rats: Examining their role in complications during treatment of organophosphate poisoning. Sci Res Essays. 2013; 8(7): 282-287. doı: 10.5897/SRE11.2083
17. Karateke F, Das K, Ozyazici S, Menekse E, Koseoglu Z, Karcioglu O. Anorectal ınjuries due to foreign bodies: Case reports and review of the management options. Case Rep Surg. 2013; 2013: 809592. doi: 10.1155/2013/809592
18. Aktaş C, Eren SH, Korkmaz I, Calışkan SH, Karcıoglu O, Sarıkaya S. Depression in the elderly patients admitted to the emergency department: A multicenter study. Turk J Geriatr. 2013; 16(1): 20-24.
19. Serinken M, Gozlukaya A, Sari I, Karcioglu O. Thrombocytopenia after tetanus prophylaxis with Tetanus-Diphtheria (Td) vaccine. J Emerg Med. 2013; 44(2): e287-e288. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2012.05.039
20. Degerli V, Karcioglu O, Larkin GL, Karaduman S, Korkmaz T, Tunc MA. The minimum clinically significant difference in acute nontraumatic thoracoabdominal pain in adult emergency department patients in Turkey. Hong Kong J Emerg Med. 2012; 19(3): 171-176. href=https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=263962913048671;res=IELHEA
21. Sener S, Karcioglu O, Eken C, Yaylaci S, Ozsarac M. Agreement between axillary, tympanic, and mid-forehead temperature measurements in adult emergency department patients. Eur J Emerg Med. 2012; 19(4): 252-256. doi: 10.1097/MEJ.0b013e32834c5841
22. Akkaya S, Serinken M, Akkaya N, Karcioglu O. Sport-related ınjuries in the emergency department: An analysis of 1636 cases. Health MED Journal. 2012; 6(3): 977-982.
23. Serinken M, Turkcuer I, Dagli B, Karcioglu O, Zencir M, Uyanik E. Work-related injuries in textile industry workers in Turkey. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2012; 18(1): 31-36. doi: 10.5505/tjtes.2011.54376
24. Serinken M, Turkcuer I, Karcioglu O, Kocyigit A. A woman with headache and ptosis. J Emerg Med. 2012; 43(6): e483-e484. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2011.06.053
25. Serinken M, Turkcuer I, Karcioglu O, Akkaya S, Uyanık E. Domestic Accidents Involving Women And First Aid Knowledge. Turk J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2011; 17(5): 445-449. doı: 10.5505/tjtes.2011.55649
26. Yucel N, Akgun FS, Ertan C, Serin M, Karcioglu O. Characteristics of patients who are newly diagnosed with cancer after visiting the emergency department. Health Med J. 2011; 5(6): 1605-1612.
27. Unverir P, Karcioglu O. A review of the predictive role of plasma d-lactate level in acute appendicitis: A myth or truth? ISRN Toxicology. 2011; 1(1): 1-6. doi: 10.5402/2011/702372
28. Karaca MA, Ozucelik DN, Cobanoglu M, Kabakci G, Sivri B, Karcioglu O. Is this heart attack worse than the other? Use of D-dimer levels in non-ST elevation myocardial infarction. Health Med J. 2011; 5(4): 789-793. http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/articles/66194355/this-heart-attack-worse-than-other-use-d-dimer-levels-non-st-elevation-myocardial-infarction
29. Eren SH, Aktas C, Korkmaz I, Karcioglu O. Prognostic value of aVR lead and the well-known risk factors in acute myocardial infarction. Hong Kong J Emerg Med. 2011: 18(5): 19. https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=377462027172502;res=IELHEA
30. Aktas C, Giray S, Sarikaya S, et al. Ondansetron: An agent to be included in the emergency treatment of migraine headache? Health Med J. 2011; 5(1): 187-193. http://akademikpersonel.kocaeli.edu.tr/ialtun/sci/ialtun14.02.2011_09.07.51sci.pdf#page=188
31. Katirci Y, Kandis H, Aslan S, Keles M, Cakir Z, Karcioglu O. Accidental use of sodium hypochlorite instead of haemodialysis solution: A case report. Hong Kong J Emerg Med. 2010; 17(5): 492-494. https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=525338973267711;res=IELHEA
32. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Korkmaz A. Spontaneous internal jugular vein thrombosis: A case report. Kaohsiung J Med Sci Dec. 2010; 26(12): 679-681. doi: 10.1016/S1607-551X(10)70104-2
33. Aslan S, Cakir Z, Emet M, et al. Acute abdomen associated with organophosphate poisoning. J Emerg Med. 2011; 41(5): 507-512. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2010.05.072
34. Sarikaya S, Karcioglu O, Ay D, Cetin A, Aktas C, Serinken M. Acute mercury poisoning: A case report. BMC Emerg Med. 2010; 10: 7. doi: 10.1186/1471-227X-10-7
35. Akca ET, Serpil S, Sezer U, et al. Health profiles of methyl bromide applicators in greenhouses in Turkey. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2009; 38(8): 707-713. http://www.annals.edu.sg/pdf/38VolNo8Aug2009/V38N8p707.pdf
36. Turkcuer I, Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Zencir M, Keysan MK. Hospital cost analysis of management of patients with renal colic in the emergency department. Urol Res. 2010; 38(1): 29-33. doi: 10.1007/s00240-009-0251-z
37. Yaylaci S, Topuzoglu A, Karcioglu O. Clinical characteristics and one-year survival of cancer patients presenting to emergency department. Int J Hematol Oncol. 2009; 4(19): 213-222. http://uhod.org/summary_en.php3?id=377
38. Turkcuer I, Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Aydin C, Kiroglu Y. Perforation of the colon by high-pressure water inserted via the anal canal. S Afr Med J. 2009; 99(6): 437. http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?pid=S0256-95742009000600012&script=sci_arttext&tlng=pt
39. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Evyapan F, Sungurtekin H. Bilateral pneumothorax following acute inhalation injury. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2009; 47(6): 595-597. doi: 10.1080/15563650903012333
40. Gulalp B, Karcioglu O, Koseoglu Z, Sari A. Dangers faced by emergency staff: Experience in urban centers in southern Turkey. Turk J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2009; 15(3): 239-242. http://www.journalagent.com/z4/vi.asp?pdir=travma&plng=eng&un=UTD-03521&look4
41. Serinken M, Zencir M, Karcioglu O, Sener S, Turkcuer I. Value of the timing of informing the emergency department patients on cardiac test results: A randomized controlled study. Eur J Emerg Med. 2009; 16(2): 74-79. doi: 10.1097/MEJ.0b013e32830a9957
42. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Turkcuer I, Bukiran A. Raynauds phenomenon–or just skin with dye? Emerg Med J. 2009; 26(3): 221-222. doi: 10.1136/emj.2008.062562
43. Gulalp B, Karcioglu O, Sari A, Koseoglu Z. Burnout: Need help? J Occup Med Toxicol. 2008; 3: 32. doı: 10.1186/1745-6673-3-32
44. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Turkcuer I, Ozkan HI, Keysan MK, Bukiran A. Analysis of clinical and demographic characteristics of patients presenting with renal colic in the emergency department. BMC Res Notes. 2008;1: 79. doı: 10.1186/1756-0500-1-79
45. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Yagci B. Intramuscular hemorrhage resulting in shock associated with warfar in toxicity. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2008; 46(8): 1-3. doi: 10.1080/15563650701639725
46. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Kutlu SS, Sener S, Keysan MK. A survey of needle sticks and sharp instrument injuries in emergency health care in Turkey. J Emerg Nurs. 2009; 35(3): 205-210. doi: 10.1016/j.jen.2008.02.001
47. Gulalp B, Karcioglu O, Sari A, Koseoglu Z. Burnout: Need help? J Occup Med Toxicol. 2008; 3(1): 32. doi: 10.1186/1745-6673-3-32
48. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Turkcuer I, Ozkan HI, Keysan MK, Bukiran A. Analysis of clinical and demographic characteristics of patients presenting with renal colic in the emergency department. BMC Res Notes. 2008; 1: 79. doı: 10.1186/1756-0500-1-79
49. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Sener S. Occupational Hand Injuries Treated at a Tertiary Care Facility in Western Turkey Industrial Health. Ind Health. 2008; 46(3): 239-246. doi: 10.2486/indhealth.46.239
50. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Zencir M, Turkcuer I. Direct Medical Costs and Working Days Lost due to Non-Fatal Occupational Injuries in Denizli, Turkey. J Occup Health. 2008; 50(1): 70-74. http://ci.nii.ac.jp/els/110006570672.pdf?id=ART0008551780&type=pdf&lang=en&host=cinii&order_no=&ppv_type=0&lang_sw=&no=1489756391&cp=
51. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Sengul C, Turkcuer I, Keysan MK. Hospital costs of managing deliberate self-poisoning in Turkey. Med Sci Monit. 2008; 14(3): CR152-CR158. http://www.medscimonit.com/abstract/index/idArt/836581/new/1/act/3
52. Erdur B, Ersoy G, Yilmaz O, et al. A comparison of the prophylactic uses of topical mupirocin and nitrofurazone in murine crush contaminated wounds. Am J Emerg Med. 2008; 26(2): 137-143. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2007.03.030
53. Gulalp B, Gokel Y, Gumurdulu D, et al. The effect of parathion-methyl and antidotes on parotid and pancreatic glands: A pilot experimental study. Int J Toxicol. 2007; 26(5): 383-388. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10915810701582780
54. Gulalp B, Karcıoglu O. The first report of prosopis farcta ingestion in children: Is it serious? Int J Clin Pract. 2008; 62(5): 8239-830. doı: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2006.00941.x
55. Serinken M, Karcioglu O, Korkmaz A. Rarely seen cardiotoxicity of lithium overdose: Complete heart block. Int J Cardiol. 2009; 132(2): 276-278. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2007.08.058
56. Unverir P, Soner BC, Dedeoglu E, Karcioglu O, Boztok K, Tuncok Y. Renal and hepatic injury with elevated cardiac enzymes in amanita phalloides poisoning: A case report. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2007; 26(9): 757-761. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0960327107083972
57. Gulalp B, Koseoglu Z, Toprak N, et al. Ruptured hydatid cyst following minimal trauma and few signs on presentation. Neth J Med. 2007; 65(3): 117-118. http://www.njmonline.nl/getpdf.php?id=511
58. Kaptanoglu AF, Koyuncu N, Tayanc E, Karcıoglu O. Managing the blue man: Multiple traumas involving a paint-carrying truck. Mt Sinai J Med. 2006; 73(7): 1052-1054. http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/17195898
59. Karcıoglu O, Arnold J, Topacoglu H, Ozucelık DN, Kıran S, Sonmez N. Succinylcholine or rocuronium? A meta-analysis of the effects on intubation conditions. Int J Clin Pract. 2006; 60(12): 1638-1646. doı: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2006.00685.x
60. Unverır P, Atılla R, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, Demıral Y, Tuncok Y. A retrospective analysis of antidepressant poisonings in the emergency department: Eleven-year experience. Hum Exp Toxicol. 2006; 25(10): 605-612. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/096032706072470
61. Yilmaz S, Karcioglu O, Sener S. The impact of associated diseases on the etiology, course and mortality in geriatric trauma patients. Eur J Emerg Med. 2006; 13(5): 295-298.
62. Gunay N, Yıldırım C, Karcıoglu O, et al. Study on a series of patients in the emergency department diagnosed with copper poisoning: Recognition equals treatment. Tohoku J Exp Med. 2006; 209(3): 243-248. doi: 10.1620/tjem.209.243
63. Ayrık C, Cece H, Aslan O, Karcıoglu O, Yılmaz E. Seeing the invisible: painless aortic dissection in the emergency setting. Emerg Med J. 2006; 23(3): e24. doi: 10.1136/emj.2004.021790
64. Demıryoguran NS, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, aksakallı S. Painless aortic dissection with bilateral carotid involvement presented with vertigo as a chief complaint. Emerg Med J. 2006; 23(2): e15. doi: 10.1136/emj.2005.027862
65. Demıryoguran NS, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, et al. Anxiety disorder in patients with nonspecific chest pain in the emergency setting. Emerg Med J. 2006; 23(2): 99-102. doi: 10.1136/emj.2005.025163
66. Satar S, Seydaoglu G, Avcı A, Sebe A, Karcıoglu O, Topal M. Prognostic Value of Thyroid Hormone Levels in Acute Myocardial Infarction: Just an Epiphenomenon? Am Heart Hosp J. 2005; 3(4): 227-233. doı: 10.1111/j.1541-9215.2005.04653.x
67. Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Cımrın AH, Arnold J. Respiratory arrest after low-dose fentanyl. Ann Saudi Med. 2005; 25(6): 508-510. http://s3.amazonaws.com/academia.edu.documents/41200297/5516ffaf0cf2d70ee27727da.pdf20160115-19908-1voaaao.pdf?AWSAccessKeyId=AKIAIWOWYYGZ2Y53UL3A&Expires=1489762183&Signature=AL7KTQaj2MFDwnGLVFz3JOvPvZc%3D&response-content-disposition=inline%3B%20filename%3DRespiratory_arrest_after_low-dose_fentan.pdf. 68. Satar S, Cenkseven F, Karcıoglu O, Topal M, Sebe A. An investigation of the anger levels of the residents: Medical compared with surgical disciplines. Postgrad Med J. 2005; 81(960): 653-656. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2004.027334
69. Aslan S, Karcıoglu O, Katırcı Y, Kandıs H, Ezırmık N, Bılır O. Speed bump-induced spinal column injury. Am J Emerg Med. 2005; 23(4): 563-564. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2004.12.015
70. Topacoglu H, Karcioglu O, Yuruktumen A, et al. Impact of Ramadan on demographics and frequencies of disease related visits in the emergency department. Int J Clin Pract. 2005; 8: 900-905. doı: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2005.00460.x
71. Ozsarac M, Karcıoglu O, Ayrık C, Bozkurt S, Turkcuer I, Gumrukcu S. Red flag in the emergency department: Fracture and primary failure of a prosthetic valve. J Emerg Med. 2005; 29(1): 49-51. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2005.01.006
72. Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Akman H, et al. The ill child in the emergency department and the accompanying people: A cross-sectional analysis. Ped Emerg Care June. 2005; 21(6): 372-374. http://journals.lww.com/peconline/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2005&issue=06000&article=00004&type=abstract
73. Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, Ozucelık DN, Yuruktumen A, Ergun N. Oligoanalgesia: The challenge in the emergency department. Middle East J Emerg Med. 2005; 5(1): 3-7.
74. Soysal S, Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Serınken M, Koyuncu N, Sarıkaya S. Factors affecting pain in intravenous catheter placement: Role of depressive illness. Int J Clin Pract. 2005; 59(3): 276-280. doı: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2005.00463.x
75. Cımrın AH, Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Ozsarac M, Ayrık C. The impact of standardized hands-on training on basic life support skills and knowledge of the residents in emergency medicine. Adv Ther. 2005; 22(1): 10-18.
76. Soysal S, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, Yenal S, Koparan H, Yaman O. Evaluation of prehospital emergency care in the field and during the ambulance drive to the hospital. Adv Ther. 2005; 22(1): 44-48. doi: 10.1007/BF02850183
77. Satar S, Karcioglu O, Sebe A. An unusual localization of snakebite treated without antivenin: Case report. Mt Sinai J Med. 2005; 72(2): 116-119. http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/15770341
78. Yuruktumen A, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, Arslan ED. Acute renal failure associated with dysfunctioning detrusor muscle in multiple sclerosis. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(6): 343-347. doi: 10.1007/BF02850098
79. Akoglu S, Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Cımrın AH. Do the residents in the emergency department appropriately manage patients with acute asthma attack? A study of self-criticism. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(6): 348-356. doi: 10.1007/BF02850099
80. Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Ozucelık DN, et al. Analysis of factors affecting satisfaction in the emergency department: A survey of 1019 patients. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(6): 380-388. doi: 10.1007/BF02850102
81. Sarikaya S, Soysal S, Karcioglu O, Topacoglu H, Tasar A. Paramedics in the triage: Effect of one training session on triage in the emergency department. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(5): 329-334. doi: 10.1007/BF02850037
82. Soysal S, Karcioglu O, Demircan A, et al. Comparison of meperidine plus midazolam and fentanyl plus midazolam in procedural sedation: A double-blind, randomized controlled trial. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(5): 312-321. doi: 10.1007/BF02850035
83. Satar S, Sebe A, Topal M, Karcıoglu O. Endocrine effects of organophosphate antidotal therapy. Adv Ther. 2004; 21(5): 301-311. doi: 10.1007/BF02850034
84. Secil M, Oksuzler M, Karcıoglu O. Extraperitoneal bladder rupture and posterior urethral injury. J Emerg Med. 2004; 27(4): 411-413. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2004.04.019
85. Aslan S, YILMAZ S, KARCIOĞLU Ö. Lightning: An unusual cause of cerebellar infarction. Emerg Med J. 2004; 21(6): 750-751. doi: 10.1136/emj.2002.003731
86. Aslan S, Karcıoglu O, Bilge F, Meral M, Ozkurt Z, Uzkeser M. Post-interval syndrome after carbon monoxide poisoning. Vet Hum Toxicol. 2004; 46(4): 183-185. http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/15303387
87. Topacoglu H, Karcıoglu O, Ozsarac M, Oray D, Ozucelik DN, Tuncok Y. Massive intracranial hemorrhage associated with the ingestion of dimethyl sulfoxide. Vet Hum Toxicol. 2004; 46(3): 138-140. http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/15171490
88. Ozucelik DN, Karcıoglu O, Topacoglu H, Fowler JR. Toxicity following unintentional DDT ingestion. J Toxicol Clin Toxicol. 2004; 42(3): 299-303. doi: 10.1081/CLT-120037432
89. Ozsarac M, Karcıoglu O, Ayrık C, Somuncu F, Gumrukcu S. Acute coronary ischemia following centipede envenomation: Case report and review of the literature. Wilderness Environ Med. 2004; 15(2): 109-112. doi: 10.1580/1080-6032(2004)015[0109:ACIFCE]2.0.CO;2
90. Cıcek M, Karcıoglu O, Parlak I, et al. Prospective, randomised, double blind, controlled comparison of metoclopramide and pethidine in the emergency treatment of acute primary vascular and tension type headache episodes. Emerg Med J. 2004; 21(3): 323-326. doi: 10.1136/emj.2002.000356
91. Karcıoğlu Ö, Topaçoğlu H, Ayrık C, Özüçelik DN, Soysal S. Prilocaine versus plain or buffered lidocaine for local anesthesia in laceration repair: Randomized double-blind comparison. Croat Med J. 2003, 44(6):716-20.
92. Karcıoğlu Ö. Blunt cardiac injury in the emergency department: The difficult diagnosis. Middle East J Emerg Med. 2003; 3(1): 3-7.
93. Karcıoğlu Ö, Coşkun F, Karaduman S, Özsaraç M. Likelihood of depression in emergency physicians as evidenced by HDRS. Middle East J Emerg Med. 2003; 3(1):17-19.
94. Karcıoğlu Ö, Ayrık C, Erbil B. The brain-dead patient or a flower in the vase? The emergency department approach to the preservation of the organ donor. Eur J Emerg Med. 2003; 10(1); 52-57. http://journals.lww.com/euro-emergencymed/Abstract/2003/03000/The_brain_dead_patient_or_a_flower_in_the_vase_.14.aspx
95. Karcıoğlu Ö, Aslan BÜ, Aslan Ö. Gender differences in the management and survival of patients with acute myocardial infarction. Eur J Intern Med. 2002; 13(8): 474-479. doi: 10.1016/S0953-6205(02)00156-5
96. Göktaş N, Karcioğlu Ö, Coşkun F, Karaduman S, Menderes A. Comparison of tissue adhesive and suturing in the repair of lacerations in the emergency department. Eur J Emerg Med. 2002; 9: 155-158. http://journals.lww.com/euro-emergencymed/Abstract/2002/06000/Comparison_of_tissue_adhesive_and_suturing_in_the.10.aspx
97. Karcıoğlu Ö, Gümüstekin M, Tuncok Y, Çelik A. Acute renal failure following latrodectism. Vet Hum Toxicol. 2001; 43(3): 161-163. http://europepmc.org/abstract/med/11383658
98. Özüçelik DN, Karcıoğlu Ö. Kidney rupture following extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy. Acad Emerg Med. 1999; 6(6): 664-665. doı: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.1999.tb00425.x
99. Ersoy G, Karcıoğlu Ö, Enginbaş Y, Eray O, Ayrık C. Are cervical spine x-rays mandatory in all blunt trauma patients? Eur J Emerg Med. 1995; 2(4): 191-195. http://journals.lww.com/euro-emergencymed/Abstract/1995/12000/Are_cervical_spine_X_rays_mandatory_in_all_blunt.4.aspx
100. Ersoy G, Karcıoğlu Ö, Enginbaş Y, User NN. Should all patients with blunt trauma undergo “routine” pelvic x-Ray? Eur J Emerg Med. 1995; 2(2): 65-68. http://journals.lww.com/euro-emergencymed/Abstract/1995/06000/Should_all_patients_with_blunt_trauma_undergo.2.aspx