PROF.DR. AYHAN CÖMERT    
Name : AYHAN
Surname : CÖMERT
E-Mail : comert@medicine.ankara.edu.tr, comertayhan@yahoo.com
Phone Number : 90 312 5958250
Title : PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF MEDICINE
Department : Ankara University School of Medicine, Department of Anatomy
Personal Information

PERSONAL DETAILS:

Address                       : Department of Anatomy

   Ankara University, School of Medicine

   06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, TURKEY

Profession                    : Professor of Anatomy

Nationality                   :  Turkish

Marital Status              :  Married

Mail                             :  comertayhan@yahoo.com ; comert@medicine.ankara.edu.tr

Cellular Phone              :  +90 535 8467218

After his graduation from Ankara University, School of Medicine he was research assistant in Ankara University, School of Medicine, Department of Anatomy. In 2007 he completed his specialization in Anatomy. He worked as instructor at the same department and in June 2012 he was promoted as an “Associate Professor of Anatomy” and joined the faculty of Ankara University, School of Medicine, and Department of Anatomy where he currently works. Since 2013 he serves as Ankara University School of Medicine Erasmus vice Coordinator and since February 2015 as School of Medicine Erasmus Coordinator. In 2014 he was research fellow in University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Skull base center, Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab, Skull Base Anatomy, Pittsburgh, USA.  As a researcher on surgical anatomy, in 2016, he visits and was working as an observing doctor for a month in Salzburger Landeskliniken – Universitätsklinikum Salzburg at the Universitätsklinik für Hals-Nasen-Ohren-Krankheiten, Salzburg, Austria. He is author or coauthor more than hundred international original peer-review papers, seven book chapters. He is a member of the European Association of Clinical Anatomy and served as Auditing Board Member of Turkish Society of Anatomy and Clinical Anatomy (TSACA) between 2014 and 2016.

He serves as associate editor of spine and medulla section of “Surgical and Radiological Anatomy” and is in editorial board and reviewer of many national or international journals. He was invited speaker in many international meetings and symposiums. His scientific fields of interest are surgical neuroanatomy, spinal anatomy, bone-implant biomechanics and clinical anatomy.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:


2018 February – present   Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

Department of Anatomy,  Professor


2015 February – present          Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

School of Medicine Erasmus Coordinator

School of Medicine, International Student            Exchange Coordinator 

2013 – 2015                  Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

School of Medicine Erasmus vice Coordinator

2012 – present              Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

Department of Anatomy, Associate Professor

2007 – 2012                  Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

Department of Anatomy, Instructor

2003 - 2007                  Ankara University, School of  Medicine, Ankara

Department of Anatomy, Research Assistant


PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:

Ø  Turkish Society of Anatomy and Clinical Anatomy (TSACA)

Ø  European Association of Clinical Anatomists (EACA)

Ø  American Association of Clinical Anatomists (AACA)

Ø  Turkish Neurosurgical Society, Surgical Neuroanatomy Education and Training Group Member

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

Biomed Research International– Anatomy Section (SCIE)

Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy (SCIE, Associate editor, Spine and medulla, started in January 2016)

Journal of Medical Case Reports - Associate Editor (Pubmed)

European Journal of Anatomy

Journal of Ankara University School of Medicine- Associate Editor

International Journal of Experimental and Clinical Anatomy- Associate Editor

Anatomy Research International (Pubmed)

Turkish Journal of Surgery (Pubmed; Emerging Sources Citation Index)

Journal of Minimally Invasive Orthopedics

International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences

            Acta Oncologica Turcica

International Journal of Neuro & Spinal Sciences

Edorium Journal of Anatomy and Embryology

Journal of Acute Disease

International Journal of Radiology

World Journal of Stomatology


ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

 Journal of Experimental and Integrative Medicine

Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Medical Sciences

Journal of Turgut Ozal Medical Center

AD HOC REVIEWER FOR:

Laryngoscope 

Clinical Anatomy

Journal of Neurological Surgery

Anatomical Record

Neurosurgical Review

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy

International Journal of Spine Surgery

Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery

World Journal of Gastroenterology

The International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants

Journal of Oral Implantology

World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Clinics
Foot & Ankle International
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia

Argentine Journal of Clinical Anatomy

International Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences
The Open Spine Journal
International Journal of Experimental and Clinical Anatomy


  

Awards

·        Ankara University, School of  Medicine, “Prof. Dr. Hikmet Yavuz” Best research award, 2008

 ·       ISMISS Turkey 2011 Innovative research award, ISMISS Turkey Congress, Antalya, Turkey (“Morphometry and Anatomy of the Lumbosacral Dorsal Root Entry Zones”)

·        The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons: The ASCRS Barton Hoexter, MD, Best Video Award: “Perineal anatomy for colorectal surgeons”, 2016

 

Invited speaker:

  • 3rd International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery (ISMISS) Congress- Turkey on Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery and Interventional Treatments. April 2-4, 2010, İstanbul. Turkey
  • 8th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Indonesian Spine Society and 1st International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery (ISMISS)-Indonesian Chapter  June 3-5, 2010, Bali, Indonesia
  • International 29th Course for Percutaneous Endoscopic Spinal Surgery and Complementary Minimal Invasive Techniques, Bethania Hospital , Zurich, Switzerland, January 27-28, 2011
  • Hands-on Spine, International Symposium and Hands-on Workshops on cadaveric specimen,  Spring Course 2011 • May 19- 21, Rostock, Germany
  • 4th International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery  Congress in Turkey on Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery and Interventional Treatments. April, 2011, Antalya. Turkey
  • International 30th JUBILEE COURSE Course for Percutaneous Endoscopic Spinal Surgery an Complementary Minimal Invasive Techniques, Bethania Hospital , Zurich, Switzerland, January 26-27, 2012
  • 5th International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery  Congress in Turkey on Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery and Interventional Treatments. April, 2012, Antalya. Turkey
  • The 12th annual meeting of Pacific and Asian Society of Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery (PASMISS) 2012 16th-18th August, Xi’an, China
  • 5th International Symposium of Clinical and Applied Anatomy and the 1st Paneuropean Meeting of Anatomists Graz, Austria, May 24th- 26th, 2013.
  • International 31th Course for Percutaneous Endoscopic Spinal Surgery and Complementary Minimal Invasive Techniques, Bethania Hospital , Zurich, Switzerland, January 24-25, 2013
  • 7th MISS Summit Forum, March 17-18, 2014 Aichi, Japan
  • 6th International Symposium of  Clinical and Applied Anatomy (ISCAA) Rijeka, Croatia, June 26-29, 2014
  • 8th MISS Summit Forum, March 13-14, 2015,  Aichi, Japan
  • 7th International Symposium of  Clinical and Applied Anatomy (ISCAA), September 17-20, 2015 Bratislava, Slovakia
  • 9th MISS Summit Forum, March 11-12, 2016,  Aichi, Japan
  • 8th International Symposium of  Clinical and Applied Anatomy (ISCAA), September September 1-3, 2016, Budapest, Hungary
  • 1st ISMISS Asia-Japan Congress & 10th MISS Summit Forum, March 17-18, 2017,  Aichi, Japan 

EDUCATION:

2014                           Universıty of Pittsburgh, Medical Center (UPMC) Skull base center,

                                   Surgical Neuroanatomy Lab, Skull Base Anatomy, Pittsburgh, USA

Research Fellowship

2003 - 2007               Ankara University School of Medicine,  Ankara

                                   Department of Anatomy           Specialist, Anatomist     

1992  - 2001                Ankara University,  Ankara

                                    School of  Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

1989 – 1992                  Bahçelievler Deneme Lisesi, Ankara                                                                           

1987-1989                  “N. Obreshkov” Gymnasium of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Razgrad, Bulgaria

1981-1987                  “N.Y. Vaptsarov” High School, Razgrad, Bulgaria

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Foreign Languages: English, Bulgarian, Russian, German  

 

PUBLICATIONS:

CITATIONS in ISI web of science 884; 

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https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=DTXITEIAAAAJ&hl=en

PUBLICATIONS INDEXED IN ISI web of science (SCI and SCIE)

Ozgural O, Kahilogullari G, Dogan I, Al-Beyati ESM, Bozkurt M, Tetik B, Comert
A, Meco C, Unlu A. Single-Center Surgical Experience of the Treatment of
Craniopharyngiomas With Emphasis on the Operative Approach: Endoscopic Endonasal 
and Open Microscopic Transcranial Approaches. J Craniofac Surg. 2018 May 31. doi:
10.1097/SCS.0000000000004592. 

Polat O, Oguz AB, Eneyli MG, Comert A, Acar HI, Tuccar E. Applied anatomy for 
tibial intraosseous access in adults: A Radioanatomical Study. Clin Anat. 2018
May;31(4):593-597. doi: 10.1002/ca.22990. Epub 2017 Oct 27. PubMed PMID:
28940706.


Kaplan T, Comert A, Esmer AF, Ataç GK, Acar HI, Ozkurt B, Tekdemir I, Han S.
The importance of costoclavicular space on possible compression of the subclavian
artery in the thoracic outlet region: a radio-anatomical study. Interact
Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2018 Apr 16. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivy129. 


Doğan I, Özgüral O, Eroğlu Ü, Al-Beyati ESM, Kilinç CM, Cömert A, Uğur HÇ.
Preoperative Exposure of Sigmoid Sinus Trajectory in Posterolateral Cranial Base 
Approaches Using a New Landmark Through a Neurosurgical Perspective. J Craniofac 
Surg. 2018 Jan;29(1):220-225. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000004182.

Dogan I, Eroglu U, Ozgural O, Al-Beyati E, Kilinc MC, Comert A, Bozkurt M.
Visualization of Superficial Cerebral Lesions Using a Smartphone Application.
Turk Neurosurg. 2018;28(3):349-355. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.20509-17.1. PubMed



Comert A, Dogan İ, Çaglar YS. Usefulness and radiological evaluation of
accuracy of innovative "Smart" hand technique for pedicle screw placement: an
anatomical study. Turk Neurosurg. 2017 Nov 1. doi:10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.21391-17.1. 


1.      Arslan M, Açar Hİ, Cömert A, Tubbs RS. The Cervical Arteries: An Anatomical Study with Application to Avoid the Nerve Root and Spinal Cord Blood Supply. Turk Neurosurg. 2017 Feb 7. doi: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.19469-16.1

2.     Ozdemir M, Comert A, Citisli V, Kahilogullari G, Tekdemir I, Acar F, Egemen N Viewing Three-Dimensional Structure of the Cadaveric Brain Arteries Running Head: Three-Dimensional Structure of the Brain Arteries Journal of Neurological Sciences, 2017 34 (2): 162 - 166 .

3.      Silav G, Arslan M, Comert A, Acar HI, Kahilogullari G, Dolgun H, Tubbs RS, Tekdemir I. Relationship of dorsal root ganglion to intervertebral foramen in lumbar region: an anatomical study and review of literature. J Neurosurg Sci. 2016 Sep;60(3):339-44.

4.      Akpınar S, Açar Hİ, Cömert A, Şam B, Elhan A. Location of Needle Tips on Plexus Brachialis in Different Supraclavicular Block Techniques: A Cadaver Study. Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim. 2016 Aug;44(4):169-176.

5.      Meola A, Comert A, Yeh FC, Sivakanthan S, Fernandez-Miranda JC. The nondecussating pathway of the dentatorubrothalamic tract in humans: human connectome-based tractographic study and microdissection validation. J Neurosurg. 2016 May;124(5):1406-12.

6.      Ozkan D, Akkaya T, Yildiz S, Comert A. Ultrasound-guided pulsed radiofrequency treatment of the pudendal nerve in chronic pelvic pain. Anaesthesist. 2016 Feb;65(2):134-6.

7.      Meola A, Comert A, Yeh FC, Stefaneanu L, Fernandez-Miranda JC. The controversial existence of the human superior fronto-occipital fasciculus: Connectome-based tractographic study with microdissection validation. Hum Brain Mapp. 2015 Dec;36(12):4964-71

8.      Akkaya T, Ozkan D, Karakoyunlu N, Ergil J, Gumus H, Ersoy H, Comert A, Acar HI, Yildiz S. Pudendal block in transurethral prostatectomy: A randomised trial.  Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2015 Sep;32(9):656-7.

9.      Polat O, Oğuz AB, Cömert A, Demirkan A, Günalp M, Tüccar E. Intraosseous access learning curve; is it really practical? Am J Emerg Med. 2014 Dec;32(12):1543-4.

10.   Açar HI, Cömert A, Avşar A, Celik S, Kuzu MA. Dynamic article: surgical anatomical planes for complete mesocolic excision and applied vascular anatomy of the right colon. Dis Colon Rectum. 2014 Oct;57(10):1169-75.

11.   Ozdemir M, Comert A, Ugur HC, Kahilogullari G, Tubbs RS, Egemen N. Anterior communicating artery aneurysm surgery: which is the most appropriate head position? J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Nov;25(6):2205-8.

12.   Yildiz S, Bayar GR, Guvenc I, Kocabiyik N, Cömert A, Yazar F. Tomographic evaluation on bone morphology in posterior mandibular region for safe placement of dental implant. Surg Radiol Anat. 2015 Mar;37(2):167-73.

13.   Menevşe GT, TeomanTellioglu A, Altuntas N, Cömert A, Tekdemir I. Polidocanol injection for chemical delay and its effect on the survival of rat dorsal skin flaps. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Jun;67(6):851-6.

14.   Cömert E, Cömert A, Cay N, Tunçel U, Tekdemir I. Surgical Anatomy of the Infralabyrinthine Approach. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Mar 24;151(2):301-307.

15.   Cömert E, Cömert A, Tunçel Ü, Tekdemir I. Surgical anatomy of facial nerve for revision transmastoid surgery. J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Mar;25(2):619-22.

16.   Canbay S, Gürer B, Bozkurt M, Comert A, Izci Y, Başkaya MK. Anatomical relationship and positions of the lumbar and sacral segments of the spinal cord according to the vertebral bodies and the spinal roots. Clin Anat. 2014 Mar;27(2):227-33

17.   Kahilogullari G, Comert A, Ozdemir M, Brohi RA, Ozgural O, Esmer AF, Egemen N, Karahan ST. Arterial vascularization patterns of the splenium: An anatomical study. Clin Anat. 2013 Sep;26(6):675-81.

18.   Kahilogullari G, Beton S, Al-Beyati ES, Kantarcioglu O, Bozkurt M, Kantarcioglu E, Comert A, Unlu MA, Meco C. Olfactory functions after transsphenoidal pituitary surgery: endoscopic versus microscopic approach. Laryngoscope. 2013 Sep;123(9):2112-9.

19.   Ugur HC, Dogan I, Kahilogullari G, Al-Beyati ES, Ozdemir M, Kayaci S, ComertA.

New practical landmarks to determine sigmoid sinus free zones for suboccipital approaches: an anatomical study. J Craniofac Surg. 2013 Sep;24(5):1815-8.

20.   Bayar GR, Yildiz S, Gulses A, Sencimen M, Acikel CH, Comert A. Correlation between the residual ridge height and the perforation limit of sinus membrane in crestal sinus elevation. Quintessence Int. 2013 Oct;44(9):689-97.

21.   Kahilogullari G, Ugur HC, Comert A, Brohi RA, Ozgural O, Ozdemir M, Karahan ST. Arterial vascularization of the pineal gland. Childs Nerv Syst. 2013 Oct;29(10):1835-41

22.   Arslan M, Cömert A, Açar HI, Ozdemir M, Elhan A, Tekdemir I, Tubbs RS, Attar A, Uğur HC. Erratum to: Lumbosacral intrathecal nerve roots: an anatomical study. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2013 Mar;155(3):557.

23.   Arslan M, Cömert A, Açar Hİ, Ozdemir M, Elhan A, Tekdemir I, Tubbs RS, Uğur HÇ. Nerve root to lumbar disc relationships at the intervertebral foramen from a surgical viewpoint: An anatomical study. Clin Anat. 2012 Mar;25(2):218-23.

24.   Kahilogullari G, Ugur HC, Comert A, Tekdemir I, Kanpolat Y. The branching pattern of the middle cerebral artery: is the intermediate trunk real or not? An anatomical study correlating with simple angiography. J Neurosurg. 2012 May;116(5):1024-34

25.   Ayberk G, Yagli OE, Comert A, Esmer AF, Canturk N, Tekdemir I, Dinc H.Anatomic relationship between the anterior sylvian point and the parstriangularis. Clin Anat. 2012 May;25(4):429-36

26.   Yazici I, Cavusoglu T, Karakaya EI, Comert A, Siemionow M. Microsurgical training model for lymphaticovenous anastomosis in rat. Microsurgery. Microsurgery. 2012 Jul;32(5):420-2.

27.   Imre N, Battal B, Acikel CH, Akgun V, Comert A, Yazar F. The demonstration of  the number, course, and the location of nutrient artery canals of the femur by multidetector computed tomography. Surg Radiol Anat. 2012 Jul;34(5):427-32

28.   Yalcin B, Tubbs RS, Durmaz A, Comert A, Toygar M, Loukas M, Develi S.

Branching pattern of the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve and its  clinical importance. Clin Anat. 2012 Jan;25(1):32-9.

29.   Yildiz S, Cömert A, Ozan H. A case of connected superior and middle trunks of the brachial plexus or with abnormal upper trunk. Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2011;52(3 Suppl):1157-9

30.   Alagöz MS, Alagöz AN, Comert A. Neuroanatomy of extensor digitorum brevis muscle for reanimation of facial paralysis. J Craniofac Surg. 2011 Nov;22(6):2308-11

31.   Cömert E, Cömert A, Uz A, Tuncel Ü, Elhan A. Anatomic basis of percutaneous Kirschner wire insertion in zygoma fractures. J Craniofac Surg. 2011 Jul;22(4):1483-5.

32.   Cömert A, Uğur HC, Kahiloğullar G, Cömert E, Elhan A, Tekdemir I. Microsurgical anatomy for intraoperative preservation of the olfactory bulb and tract. J Craniofac Surg. 2011 May;22(3):1080-2.

33.   Arslan M, Cömert A, Açar Hİ, Özdemir M, Elhan A, Tekdemir İ, Tubbs SR, Attar A, Uğur HÇ. Lumbosacral intrathecal nerve roots: an anatomical study. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2011 Jul;153(7):1435-42.

34.   Arslan M, Cömert A, Açar Hİ, Özdemir M, Elhan A, Tekdemir İ, Tubbs RS, Attar A, Uğur HC. Neurovascular structures adjacent to the lumbar intervertebral discs:an anatomical study of their morphometry and relationships. J Neurosurg Spine. 2011 May;14(5):630-8.

35.   Polat O, Cömert A, Atalar H, Açar HI, Tüccar E. Safe percutaneous pinning for subcapital fifth metacarpal fractures: an anatomical study. Acta Ortop Bras. 2011;19(2):106-9.

36.   Arslan M, Comert A, Acar HI, Ozdemir M, Elhan A, Tekdemir I, Tubbs RS, Ugur HC. Surgical view of the lumbar arteries and their branches: an anatomical study.Neurosurgery. 2011 Mar;68(1 Suppl Operative):16-22; discussion 22.

37.   Esmer AF, Sen T, Comert A, Tuccar E, Karahan ST. The neurovascular relationships of the oculomotor nerve. Clin Anat. 2011 Jul;24(5):583-9.

38.   Tubbs RS, Rogers JM, Loukas M, Cömert A, Shoja MM, Cohen-Gadol AA. Anatomy of  the palmar branch of the ulnar nerve: application to ulnar and median nerve decompressive surgery. J Neurosurg. 2011 Jan;114(1):263-7.

39.   Uğurlu M, Bozkurt M, Demirkale I, Cömert A, Acar HI, Tekdemir I. Anatomy of the lateral complex of the ankle joint in relation to peroneal tendons, distal fibula and talus: a cadaveric study. Eklem Hastalik Cerrahisi. 2010 Dec;21(3):153-8.

40.   Cömert A, Altun S, Unlü RE, Orbay H, Tekdemir I. Perforating arteries of the anteromedial aspect of the thigh: an anatomical study regarding anteromedial thigh flap. Surg Radiol Anat. 2011 Apr;33(3):241-7.

41.   Cavusoglu T, Ozden H, Comert A, Yazici I, Acar HI, Tellioglu AT, Tekdemir I. Topographical anatomy of the dorsal branch of the ulnar nerve and artery: a cadaver study. Surg Radiol Anat. 2011 Apr;33(3):229-33.

42.   Tubbs RS, Noordeh N, Parmar A, Cömert A, Loukas M, Shoja MM, Cohen-Gadol AA. Reliability of Poirier's triangle in localizing the thoracic duct in the thorax. Surg Radiol Anat. 2010 Oct;32(8):757-60.

43.   Ozgursoy OB, Comert A, Yorulmaz I, Tekdemir I, Elhan A, Kucuk B. Hidden unilateral agenesis of the frontal sinus: human cadaver study of a potential surgical pitfall. Am J Otolaryngol. 2010 Jul-Aug;31(4):231-4.

44.   Tubbs RS, Jones VL, Loukas M, Cömert A, Shoja MM, Wellons JC 3rd, Cohen-Gadol AA. Anatomy and landmarks for branches of the brachial plexus: a vade mecum. Surg Radiol Anat. 2010 Mar;32(3):261-70.

45.   Akça K, Kökat AM, Cömert A, Akkocaoğlu M, Tekdemir I, Cehreli MC. Torque-fitting and resonance frequency analyses of implants in conventional sockets versus controlled bone defects in vitro. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 Feb;39(2):169-73.

46.   Tubbs RS, Jones VL, Loukas M, Cömert A, Shoja MM, Wellons JC 3rd, Cohen-Gadol AA. Anatomy and landmarks for branches of the brachial plexus: a vade mecum. Surg Radiol Anat. 2010 Mar;32(3):261-70

47.   Cemil B, Tun K, Kaptanoglu E, Kaymaz F, Cevirgen B, Comert A, Tekdemir I. Use of pimecrolimus to prevent epidural fibrosis in a postlaminectomy rat model. J Neurosurg Spine. 2009 Dec;11(6):758-63.

48.   Tubbs RS, McDaniel JG, Burns AM, Kumbla A, Cossey TD, Apaydin N, Comert A, Acar HI, Tekdemir I, Shoja MM, Loukas M. Anatomy of the reflected ligament of  the inguinal region. Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2009;50(4):689-91

49.   Simsek S, Yigitkanli K, Turba UC, Comert A, Seçkin H, Tekdemir I, Elhan A. Safe zone for C1 lateral mass screws: anatomic and radiological study. Neurosurgery. 2009 Dec;65(6):1154-60; discussion 1160.

50.   Tubbs RS, El-Zammar D, Loukas M, Cömert A, Cohen-Gadol AA. Intradural cervical root adjacent interconnections in the normal, prefixed, and postfixed brachial plexus. J Neurosurg Spine. 2009 Oct;11(4):413-6.

51.   Tubbs RS, Shah NA, Sullivan BP, Marchase ND, Cömert A, Acar HI, Tekdemir I, Loukas M, Shoja MM. The costoclavicular ligament revisited: a functional and anatomical study. Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2009;50(3):475-9.

52.   Cehreli MC, Kökat AM, Comert A, Akkocaoğlu M, Tekdemir I, Akça K. Implant stability and bone density: assessment of correlation in fresh cadavers using conventional and osteotome implant sockets. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009 Oct;20(10):1163-9.

53.   Simsek S, Yigitkanli K, Seçkin H, Comert A, Acar HI, Belen D, Tekdemir I, Elhan A. Ideal screw entry point and projection angles for posterior lateral mass fixation of the atlas: an anatomical study. Eur Spine J. 2009 Sep;18(9):1321-5.

54.   Tatlisumak E, Aslan A, Cömert A, Ozlugedik S, Acar HI, Tekdemir I. Surgical anatomy of the nasolacrimal duct on the lateral nasal wall as revealed by serial dissections. Anat Sci Int. 2010 Mar;85(1):8-12.

55.   Tun K, Cemil B, Gurcay AG, Kaptanoglu E, Sargon MF, Tekdemir I, Comert A, Kanpolat Y. Ultrastructural evaluation of Pulsed Radiofrequency and Conventional Radiofrequency lesions in rat sciatic nerve. Surg Neurol. 2009 Nov;72(5):496-500; discussion 501.

56.   Akkaya T, Ozturk E, Comert A, Ates Y, Gumus H, Ozturk H, Tekdemir I, Elhan A. Ultrasound-guided obturator nerve block: a sonoanatomic study of a new methodologic approach. Anesth Analg. 2009 Mar;108(3):1037-41.

57.   Comert E, Comert A. External jugular vein duplication. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 Nov;20(6):2173-4.

58.   Yazici I, Cavusoglu T, Comert A, Vural AC. Use of triangulation method in end-to-side arterial microvascular anastomosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 Nov;20(6):2225.

59.   Yazar F, Comert A. Origin types of the long thoracic nerve. Surg Radiol Anat. 2009 Nov;31(9):737.

60.   Krishnan S, Rohen JW, Lütjen-Drecoll E, Carmichael SW, Nicholson HD, Trotman P, Stefan C, Anderhuber F, Karenberg A, De Caro R, Moore KL, Duparc F, Comert A, Ay S, Tekdemir I, Elhan A, Fontaine C, Wavreille G, Chantelot C, Dos Remedios C, Koebke J, Komurcu M. Symposium presentations. Surg Radiol Anat. 2009 Sep;31 Suppl 1:43-8.

61.   Barut C, Özdemir S; Ozden H ; Comert A, Esmer, AF ; Tekdemir I, Elhan A Surgical Anatomy and Bifurcation Patterns of the Popliteal Artery: An Anatomical Study Source: Turkiye Kliniklerı Tıp Bilimlerı Dergisi, 2009 Apr 29 (2): 338-343.

62.   Ozkan D, Akkaya T, Cömert A, Balkcı N, Ozdemir E, Gümüs H, Ergül Z, Kaya O. Paravertebral block in inguinal hernia surgeries: two segments or 4 segments? Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;34(4):312-5.

63.   Barut C, Comert A, Esmer AF, Sevinc O, Ozden H, Tekdemir I,    Elhan A The division level of the sciatic nerve and its relevance to popliteal nerve block. A cadaveric study. Neurosciences. 2009 Jan;14 (1): 104-5.

64.   Cömert A, Kökat AM, Akkocaoğlu M, Tekdemir I, Akça K, Cehfreli MC. Fresh-frozen vs. embalmed bone: is it possible to use formalin-fixed human bone for biomechanical experiments on implants? Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009 May;20(5):521-5.

65.   Alagöz MS, Alagöz AN, Orbay H, Uysal AC, Comert A, Tuccar E. The utilization of teres major muscle in facial paralysis reanimation: an anatomic study. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 May;20(3):926-9.

66.   Kendir S, Acar HI, Comert A, Ozdemir M, Kahilogullari G, Elhan A, Ugur HC. Window anatomy for neurosurgical approaches. J Neurosurg. 2009 Aug;111(2):365-70.

67.   Kökat AM, Cömert A, Tekdemir I, Akkocaoğlu M, Akça K, Cehreli MC. Human ex vivo bone tissue strains around immediately-loaded implants supporting mandibular fixed prostheses. Implant Dent. 2009 Apr;18(2):162-71.

68.   Yazar F, Kilic C, Acar HI, Candir N, Comert A. The long thoracic nerve: Its origin, branches, and relationship to the middle scalene muscle. Clin Anat. 2009 May;22(4):476-80.

69.   Kocabiyik N, Yalcin B, Kilbas Z, Karadeniz SR, Kurt B, Comert A, Ozan H. Anatomical assessment of bile ducts of Luschka in human fetuses. Surg Radiol Anat. 2009 Aug;31(7):517-21.

70.   Tellioglu AT, Eker E, Cimen K, Comert A, Karaeminogullari G, Tekdemir I. Training Model for Microvascular Anastomosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 Jan;20(1):238-239.

71.   Yazici I, Cavusoglu T, Comert A, Karakaya EI. Use of Dental Mirror in Microsurgical Practice. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 Jan;20(1):201-202.

72.   Yücesoy C, Akkaya T, Ozel O, Cömert A, Tüccar E, Bedirli N, Unlü E, Hekimoğlu B, Gümüş H. Ultrasonographic evaluation and morphometric measurements of the suprascapular notch. Surg Radiol Anat. 2009 Jul;31(6):409-14.

73.   Tubbs RS, Apaydin N, Uz A, Shoja MM, Slappey JB, Comert A, Acar HI, Tekdemir I, Loukas M. The clinical anatomy of the ligament of Barkow at the proximal tibiofibular joint. Surg Radiol Anat. 2009 Mar;31(3):161-3.

74.   Unlu A, Meco C, Ugur HC, Comert A, Ozdemir M, Elhan A.  Endoscopic anatomy of sphenoid sinus for pituitary surgery. Clin Anat. 2008 Oct;21(7):627-32.

75.    Acar HI, Comert A, Ozer H, Tekdemir I, Loukas M, Shane Tubbs R, Elhan A. Femoral seating position of the EndoButton in single incision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: an anatomical study. Surg Radiol Anat. 2008 Nov;30(8):639-43.

76.   Yazici I, Cavusoglu T, Comert A, Vargel I, Cavusoglu M, Tekdemir I, Siemionow M.  Maxilla allograft for transplantation: an anatomical study. Ann Plast Surg. 2008 Jul;61(1):105-13.

77.   Alagoz MS, Orbay H, Uysal AC, Comert A, Tuccar E. Vascular anatomy of the metatarsal bones and the interosseous muscles of the foot. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2009 Sep;62(9):1227-32.

78.   Kahilogullari G, Comert A, Arslan M, Esmer AF, Tuccar E, Elhan A, Tubbs RS,Ugur HC.  Callosal branches of the anterior cerebral artery: an anatomical report. Clin Anat. 2008 Jul;21(5):383-8.

79.   Kendir S, Akkaya T, Comert A, Sayin M, Tatlisumak E, Elhan A,   Tekdemir I. The location of the obturator nerve: a three-dimensional description of the obturator canal. Surg Radiol Anat. 2008 Aug;30(6):495-501.

80.   Simsek S, Yigitkanli K, Comert A, Acar HI, Seckin H, Er U, Belen D, Tekdemir I, Elhan A.  Posterior osseous bridging of C1. J Clin Neurosci. 2008 Jun;15(6):686-8.

81.    Akkaya T, Comert A, Kendir S, Acar HI, Gumus H, Tekdemir I, Elhan A.  Detailed anatomy of accessory obturator nerve blockade. Minerva Anestesiol. 2008 Apr;74(4):119-22.

82.   Babuccu O, Barut C, Zeyrek T, Comert A, Can B, Tekdemir I, Elhan A. Infragluteal sulcus: a combined histologic and anatomic reappraisal. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2008 May;32(3):496-502.

83.   Orbay H, Kerem M, Unlü RE, Cömert A, Tüccar E, Sensöz O. Maxillary artery: anatomical landmarks and relationship with the mandibular subcondyle. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Dec;120(7):1865-70.

84.   Orbay H, Kerem M, Unlü RE, Esmer AF, Cömert A, Tüccar E, Sensöz O. Vascular anatomy of plantar muscles. Ann Plast Surg. 2007 Apr;58(4):420-6.

85.   Akça K, Akkocaoglu M, Cömert A, Tekdemir I, Cehreli MC.  Bone strains around immediately loaded implants supporting mandibular overdentures in human cadavers. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2007 Jan-Feb;22(1):101-9.

86.   Cehreli MC, Akkocaoglu M, Comert A, Tekdemir I, Akca K.  Bone strains around apically free versus grafted implants in the posterior maxilla of human cadavers. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2007 Apr;45(4):395-402.

87.   Akkocaoglu M, Cehreli MC, Tekdemir I, Comert A, Güzel E, Dağdeviren A, Akca K.  Primary stability of simultaneously placed dental implants in extraoral donor graft sites: a human cadaver study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007 Mar;65(3):400-7.

88.   Cetik O, Uslu M, Acar HI, Comert A, Tekdemir I, Cift H.  Is there a safe area for the axillary nerve in the deltoid muscle? A cadaveric study. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2006 Nov;88(11):2395-9.

89.   Ozlugedik S, Acar HI, Apaydin N, Tekdemir I, Elhan A, Comert A. Surgical anatomy of the external branch of the superior laryngeal nerve. Clin Anat. 2007 May;20(4):387-91.

90.   Cehreli MC, Comert A, Akkocaoglu M, Tekdemir I, Akca K. Towards the limit of quantifying low-amplitude strains on bone and in coagulum around immediately loaded oral implants in extraction sockets. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2006 Mar;44(1-2):86-94.

91.   Ozer H, Açar HI, Cömert A, Tekdemir I, Elhan A, Turanli S. Course of the innervation supply of medial head of triceps muscle and anconeus muscle at the posterior aspect of humerus (anatomical study). Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2006 Oct;126(8):549-53.

92.   Orbay H, Unlü RE, Sensöz O, Cömert A.  Vascular anatomy of the lateral pterygoid muscle. Ann Plast Surg. 2006 May;56(5):584-5.

93.   Ugur HC, Kahilogullari G, Esmer AF, Comert A, Odabasi AB, Tekdemir I, Elhan A, Kanpolat Y.  A neurosurgical view of anatomical variations of the distal anterior cerebral artery: an anatomical study. J Neurosurg. 2006 Feb;104(2):278-84.

94.   Akça K, Akkocaoğlu M, Cömert A, Tekdemir I, Cehreli MC.  Human ex vivo bone tissue strains around immediately loaded implants supporting maxillary overdentures. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2005 Dec;16(6):715-22.

95.   Cehreli MC, Akkocaoglu M, Comert A, Tekdemir I, Akca K. Human ex vivo bone tissue strains around natural teeth vs. immediate oral implants. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2005 Oct;16(5):540-8.

96.   Comert A, Comert E, Ozlugedik S, Kendir S, Tekdemir I.  High-located aberrant innominate artery: an unusual cause of serious hemorrhage of percutaneous tracheotomy. Am J Otolaryngol. 2004 Sep-Oct;25(5):368-9.

97.   Akarsu ES, Mamuk S, Comert A. Inhibition of pentylenetetrazol-induced seizures in rats by prostaglandin D2. Epilepsy Res. 1998 Mar;30(1):63-8.

 

 

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  1. The relation between the demographic data and plexus brachialis depth in four different supraclavicular block techniques.  S Tüfekçioğlu, A. Cömert, H. İ. Açar, B. Șam, A. Elhan. Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası 2013, 66 (2), 83-90
  2. M. Özdemir, I. Demirkale, T. Demir, A. Cömert, A. Arslan, N.Camuşcu, M. Altay. A comparative biomechanical evaluation of various instrumentation techniques at lumbopelvic junction. Turkiye Klinikleri J Med Sci 2013;33(4):1175-81
  3. P. Kırdemir, A. Cömert, S. Kendir, İ. Tekdemir, A. Elhan, "Does obturator nerve block always occur in 3-1 Block?", Journal of Clinical and Experimental Investigations,  p 149-151, 2011, 2 (2)
  4. A. Cömert, M. Uğurlu, " Surgical anatomy of the lateral aspect of the ankle joint ", TOTBİD dergisi, Journal of the Turkish Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, 53-61 pp., 2011
  5. A. Cömert, G. Kahiloğulları, E. Cömert, T. Karahan, A.F. Esmer, H.Ç. Uğur, İ. Tekdemir, A. Elhan, " Morphometry of the olfactory bulb, tract, trigon and sulcus: an anatomical study.", Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, 149-152 pp., 2009
  6. G. Kahiloğulları, A. Cömert, A. Elhan, Y. Kanpolat, " Important branch of middle cerebral artery: an anatomical study ", Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası , 62 (4), 153-157 , 2009
  7. A. Elhan, İ. Tekdemir, A. Cömert, M. Bozkurt, E. Tönük, G. İpek yumuşak ve sert doku malzeme deney sistemi için elektronik veri toplama birimi tasarım ve uygulaması, Makina Tasarım ve İmalat Dergisi Cilt 9, Sayı, 1, Sayfa.30-35, 2007.
  8. M. Özdemir, G. Kahiloğulları, A. Cömert, Y.Ş. Çağlar, A. Elhan, G. Sılav, H.Ç. Uğur, "The interclinoid osseos bridges between anterior and posterior clinoid processes and the caroticoclinoid foramen ", Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, 59(4), 175-178, 2006
  9. E. Cömert, Ş. Ulu, M. Turanlı, İ. Keskinöz, A. Cömert, "Duplication anomaly of internal jugular vein", Acta Onkologica Turcica , 37 (1-2), 14-16, 2004

 

 

BOOK CHAPTHERS

In book: Musculoskeletal Research and Basic Science, Chapter: Surgical and Functional Anatomy, Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Editors: Feza Korkusuz, ”Posterior Approach to the Spine and Intervertebral Foramen: Anatomical Basis” pp. 741-753 HI Acar, A. Cömert, BC.Ongun

 

 

In “Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery ”. Editor: Prof. Dr. Muharrem Gerçeker

”Koku alma bozuklukları.” Kesici GG, Cömert A, Yılmaz  O , p 547-572. MN Medikal-Nobel yayıncılık. Ankara 2014

 

In “Mide Kanseri” Editor: Prof. Dr. Necati Örmeci

 "Mide (Gaster) Anatomisi" Dr. Ayhan Cömert; 

 

In “Temel Rinoloji” Editor: Can KOÇ

1. Burun Anatomisi: İ. Tekdemir, E. Cömert, A. Cömert

2. Paranazal Sinüslerin Anatomisi: İ. Tekdemir, E. Cömert, A. Cömert

 

In “Anatomi” Editor: İbrahim Tekdemr Chapters : 1. Osteologia; 2. Artrologia; 3. Myologia A. Cömert

 

PROJECTS

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey TÜBİTAK 104S402 SBAG SBAG-AYD-479  Yumuşak ve sert doku malzeme deney sistemine elektronik veri toplama biriminin eklenmesi 2005 /2006

 

Turkish Neurosurgical Society Türk Nöroşirürji Derneği Araştırma Projesi. Deneysel akut omurilik yaralanmasında (spine injury) granülosit koloni stimülan faktörün (GCSF) antiinflamatuar etkisi 2007

 

Celal Bayar University Research Projects, Celal Bayar Üniversitesi Bilimsel Araştırma Projesi Tıp 2005- 47 Sıçan beyninde fokal iskeminin matriks metaloproteinaz ve ekstraselüler matriks proteinlerinin dağılımlarına etkisinin immunohistokimyasal yöntemle değerlendirilmesi 2005/2007

 

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey TÜBİTAK 108S075  İnsan dişsiz çene kemiklerinin mikromekaniksel özelliklerinin incelenmesi 2008/2011