Curriculum Vitae

CURRICULUM VITAE VAHİT OZMEN, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Istanbul University
Istanbul Medical Faculty
Capa, Istanbul, 34390, Turkey

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH
July 28, 1954, Mus, Turkey

MARRIED
Nevin Keskin ( 1980 )

CHILDREN
Tolga 1982 – Istanbul, Turkey
Ayşegül – 1991 – New Orleans, USA

HOME ADDRESS
Ispartakule Ilgaz 1 Villa 40, Bahcesehir Istanbul 34538, Turkey

ACADEMIC DEGREES
M.D. –Istanbul Unıversity
Istanbul Medical Faculty
Istanbul, 1978

RESIDENCY
Istanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty Department of Surgery 1978-1983

MILITARY EXPERIENCE
Active Army Surgeon Gümüşsuyu Army Hospital Taksim, İstanbul 1983-1984

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Resident in Surgery
İstanbul University
İstanbul Medical Faculty
Department of Surgery
Capa, İstanbul 34398, Turkey
1978-1982

Instructor in Surgery
Haseki Teaching Hospital
Haseki, İstanbul
1984-1986

Assistant Profesor of Surgery
İstanbul Unıversity
İstanbul Medical Faculty
Department of Surgery
Çapa, İstanbul
1986-1987

Associate Professor of Surgery
İstanbul University
İstanbul Medical Faculty
Department of Surgery
Çapa, İstanbul
1987-1994

Post-Doctoral Fellow
Tulane University
Department of Surgery
1989-1991

Professor of Surgery
İstanbul Medical Faculty
Department of Surgery
Capa, İstanbul 34398, Turkey
1995-

Board Member
İstanbul Medical Faculty
Board of Dırectors
2001 – 2004
2004 – 2007
Counselor of Dean
İstanbul Medical Faculty
1998 – 2001
2001 – 2004

HOSPITAL AND OTHER AFFILIATIONS

Staff, Professor of Surgery
İstanbul Medical Faculty Hospital and Clinics

Consultant Surgeon
Sisli Florence Nightingale Hospital Director The Breast Clinic

Board Member İstanbul Medical Faculty (2001-2007)

President of Health Committee Turkish Football Association (2000-2004)

President of Educational Committee İstanbul Education Foundation (1998-2002)

President Elect Turkish Federation of Breast Societies (2009)

Secretary General Turkish Society of Breast Diseases Research and Treatment (2003-2005)

Secretary General Turkish Society of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery

Secretary General The World Society for Breast Health (2007)

Chairman Breast cancer Early Diagnosis and Screening Committee Presidency of Fight Against Cancer The Ministry of Health of Turkey

Board Member National Cancer Advisory Committee (2002- ) The Ministry of Health of Turkey

President Istanbul Breast Society (2009-2012)

President Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies (2009-2011 )

Board Member Senologic International Society (2010-2012)

Board Member Senologic International Society (2012-2014)

MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

World Society for Breast Health (WSBH- Representative, Founder Member, General Secretary,
Vice President, President Elect)

Mediterrenean Society of Coloproctology (Founder Member)

Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Research and Treatment
( Presedent 2009-2011, Founder Member )

Istanbul Breast Society (President 2009- 2012, Founder member)

Turkish Society for Colon and Rectal Disease

Turkish Society of Kidney Transplantation (Founder Member)

Turkish Society of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (Founder Member)

Surgical Infection Society
Istanbul Surgical Society (Founder Member)

Turkish Oncology Society

Turkish Surgical Society

Turkish Medical Society

American College of Surgeons ( ACS )

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons ( ASCRS )

European Association of Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgeons ( EAES )

Society of Breast Health (Founder Member)

Senologic International Society (Board Member)

AWARDS AND HONORS

1978 First Degree in Graduating Class of 1978 Istanbul University, İstanbul Medical Faculty Capa, Istanbul

1983 Honorary Degree in Military School Etimesgut, Ankara

1989 Granted for two years of Fellowship Tulane University School of Medicine New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.

2001 1st Study Award in 1st Congress of World Society for Breast Health “Sentinel lymph node biopsy and breast cancer”

2003 Best Study Award in 7th National Breast Congress

2004 Honorary Diplome, 75th Anniversary of Bulgarian Surgical Society

2005 Honorable Mention,Certificate of Merit by Paul A Wetter Chairman of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons during the 14th International Congress and Endo Expo 2005 September 14-17, 2005, San Diego, California, USA

2005 8th National Breast Congress “The best oral presentation award”.

2006 Honorary Diplome and gold medal from Bulgarian Surgical Society, Sofya, Bulgaristan

2007 9th National Breast Congress “The best oral presentation Award ”September 4-9, 2007, Ankara

2007 The expert of breast surgeons in the world : The Breast Health Global Initiative 1-4 October 2007, Budapest, Hungary

2007 The Visiting Professor of Surgery : University of Pittsburgh Magee Women Hospital, Pittssburgh, PA. 10-12 December, 2007

2008 A Survey on Turkish women for breast cancer knowledge were awarded by The Breast Health Global Initiative with a 25.000 USD prize. 2008 A ten years pilot Breast Cancer Screening Project in Bahcesehir, granted by Roche Oncology of Turkey with 2.000.000 USD

2010 17th National Surgery Congress “The Best Oral Presentation Award” May 2010, 26- 29, Ankara,Turkey

2011 Estee Lauder Sponsorship and Partnership for Breast Cancer Awareness Projects

2012 Istanbul Medical Chamber “ Prof.Dr.Nusret Fisek Public Health Awards” (On behalf of The Society of Breast Health)

2013 Best Oral Presentation Prize in 12nd National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October 2013, Antalya

2013 Second Oral Presentation Prize in 12nd National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October 2013, Antalya

2014 Genomic Health Inc. Grand for a study with a title of “The Impact of the Oncotype DX® Breast Cancer Assay on Treatment Decisions for Women with Estrogen Receptor-Positive, in Turkey

EDITORIAL BOARD OF:

The Journal of Breast Health (Editor in Chief)

Surgical Science (Editor in Chief)

Journal of Turkey’s Clinics (Editor in Chief)

Journal of Surgery

Journal of Tumor

Applied Clinical Research, Clinical Trials and Regulatory Affairs Journal

Turkish Journal of Laparoscopic Endoscopic&Minimal Invasive Surgery

Medical Bulletin of İstanbul Medical Faculty

Journal of Afyon Kocatepe University

Turkish Journal of Oncology

Journal of Aegean University, İzmir

Journal of Haseki Hospital

The Journal of Senologic International Society (Editorial Board)

International Journal of Surgical Oncology (Editorial Board)

Cureus (Editorial Board)

REVIEWER OF:

Journal of American College of Surgeons

Archives of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Turkish Journal of Trauma

BMJ Cancer

The Breast

World Journal of Surgical Oncology

International Journal of Surgical Oncology

European Journal of Surgical Oncology (EJSO)

The Breast Journal

British Journal of Cancer

Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

COMMITTEES
Committee on Antibiotics and Chemotherapy
Member, 1992-1995

Scientific Studies and Courses Committee
Member, 1992-2005

Committee on Breast Cancer Prevention and Screening in Turkey
Chairman, 2003-

National Cancer Advisory Committee
Member, 2003-

National Breast Cancer Early Detection and Screening Committee
President, 2003-

International Relations and Education Committee of Senologic International Society
Member, 2011-2013, 2013-2015

UNIVERSITIES AND HOSPITALS VISITED BY DR. VAHİT OZMEN

M.D.Anderson Cancer Center (Dr.Eva S.Singletary, 1993, 1995, 1999)

Mayo Clinics, Rochester(Dr.J Donohue, 2000, 2001, 2002)

The Methodist Hospital and Baylor School of Medicine (Dr.A Ertan, 1993,1995,1999)

Tokai University, Japan(Dr.T Tajima, 2002)

Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany (Visiting Professor and Lecturer, 2004,2006)

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Megee Women Hospital (Visiting Professor and Lecturer, 2007)

Postgraduate Courses and Congresses organized by Dr.Vahit Ozmen et al :
1.First Postgraduate Course on Breast Diseases, 2-4 December 1992, İstanbul Medical Faculty, İstanbul.

2.Postgraduate Courses on Laparoscopic Surgery: Upto now, 45 courses organized since 6-26 February 1992 in İstanbul Medical Faculty.

3.8th Turkish Congress on Antibiotics and Chemotherapy, 22-28 May 1993, Antalya.

4. First National Congress of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery, 10-13 November 1993, İstanbul.

5. 4 th European Congress of Video-Laparoscopic Surgery: 5-8 June 1994, İstanbul.

6.Second National Congress on Breast Diseases and 2nd Postgraduate Course on Breast Diseases (General Secretary of the Congress), 17-19 November 1994, İstanbul.

7.Second National Congress of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery, 14-16 September, 1995, İstanbul.

8. Thirteenth Congress of İstanbul Medical Faculty, 27-30 September 1995, İstanbul.

9. First Postgraduate Course on Colo-rectal cancer, 25-26 October 1996, İstanbul.

10. Fourth National Congress on Breast Diseases 5-8 March 1997, İzmir

11.Third National Congress of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery, 14-16 May 1997,İstanbul

12.Postgraduate Course on Oesephageal and Stomach Cancer, 24-27 October 1997, Hotel Armada, İstanbul, 1997.

13. Postgraduate Course on Benign Colo-rectal and Anal canal diseases, 23-24 October 1998, Pera Palas, İstanbul.

14. Postgraduate Course on Benign Oesophagus, Stomach, Duodenum and Small Intestine Diseases, 22-23 October 1999, Eresin Hotel, İstanbul.

15. Postgraduate Course on Colo-rectal Cancer, 20-21 October 2000, Eresin Hotel, İstanbul.

16.World Society of Breast Health 1st Congress, General Secretary of The Congress, 21-26 September 2001, İstanbul.

17.First National Education Congress of Turkish Futball Association for team doctors, and physiotherapists, 23-25 December, 2001.

18.Fifth National Congress on Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

19.Second National Education Congress of Turkish Futball Association for team doctors, and physiotherapists, 22-24 December, 2002.

20.Sentinel Lymph node biopsy, 7th Postgraduate Course on Breast Diseases, 18 January 2003.

21.Diseases of Upper Gastrointestinal System, 8th Postgraduate Course on Gastrointestinal Diseases, 10-11 October 2003, İstanbul.

22.Recent advances in cancer management and treatment. Istanbul Medical Faculty and Mayo Clinics Continuing Medical Education Program, October 27, 2003, İstanbul.

23.Third National Education Congress of Turkish Futball Association for teams’s doctors, and physiotherapists, 23-24 December, 2003, Maslak Princess Hotel, İstanbul.

24. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society, Breast Section. 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya

25.9th Postgraduate Course On Breast Cancer, 24-25 December 2004, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Istanbul.

26.8th National Breast Cancer Congress (General Secretary), 21-24 September, 2005, İstanbul-Turkey.

27.1st Postgraduate Course on Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, 16-20 January 2006, İSTEM-
İstanbul.

28.2nd Postgraduate Course on Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, 20-24 February 2006, İSTEM- İstanbul.

29.MDKK 1st National Breast Cancer Consensus Conference. 15-19 November 2006, İber Otel, Bodrum.

30.Postgraduate Course (Director) for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Hiatal Hernia, Postgraduate Course. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July1- 4, 2007, Antalya.

31. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July1- 4, 2007, Antalya.

32. 9th National Breast Congress, September 4-9, 2007.

33. 12th Post Graduate Courses on Breast Cancer. Istanbul Medical Faculty December 6-7, 2007, ISTEM, Istanbul.

34.Advanced laporoscopic course for laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication, Sisli Florence Nightingale Hospital, May 16-17, 2008, İstanbul, Turkey.

35.National Breast Cancer Consensus Conference, President. 21-25 October, 2008, Istanbul.

36. Course of Laparoscopic Hiatus Surgery 9th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress October 28-31, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

37. 13th Post Graduate Courses on Breast Cancer. Istanbul Medical Faculty December 11, 2009, İstanbul,Turkey.

38. Course of Laparoscopic Anti Reflux Surgery. Istanbul Medical Faculty. Feburary 04- 05 2010, İstanbul, Turkey.

39. Postgraduate Courses on “Breast Cancer: Screening, diagnosis, and treatment in Turkey”. Started in February 2010, and 5th Course performed in December 18, 2010 in Kocaeli.

40.National Breast Cancer Education Courses for KETEMs and specialists on breast cancer. In January 29, 2011, Ankara, March 5, 2011, Kayseri, May 7, 2011, Diyarbakır, September 10, 2011, Sanliurfa.

41.National Cancer Week collaboration with Cancer Control Department, Turkish Ministry of Health, April 1-4, 2012, Ankara.

42.Laparoscopic Anti-reflux Surgery Postgraduate Course in 11th National Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgery Congress, 2-6 October 2013, Bodrum, Muğla.

43.Oncoplastic Breast Cancer Surgery Course (Course Director). Ozmen V. Senologic International Society and Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies, 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

Conferences, Lectures and Pannels

1.Ozmen V, Ünal M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İnce Ü: Early Breast Cancer “Update“. Haydarpaşa Nümune Hospital, Educational Meeting of Department of General Surgery , 6 March 1992, İstanbul.

2.Ozmen V, Avcı C, Oral C, Mercan S: Videoscopic laparoscopic Surgery. Taksim Hospital’s Days,
21-22 May 1992, Taksim Education Hospital, İstanbul.

3.Ozmen V, Yüney E, Alper A, Yeğinsu O: Laparoscopic surgery, Congress of Society of
Gastroenterology 25-29 May 1992, Girne, Cyprus.

4.Ozmen V: Surgical treatment of breast cancer, 1st Postgraduate Course on Breast Diseases, 2-4
December 1992 , İstanbul.

5.Ozmen V, Nichols RL: Management of secondary bacterial peritonitis, 8th Turkish Antibiotics and
Chemotherapy Congress, 22-28 May 1993, Antalya.

6.Ozmen V, Kuterdem E, Özkan K, Demirtaş T (Moderator:C Topuzlu): “Management of Septic
Shock”, 8th Regional Congress of Turkish Surgical Society Ulusal Cerrahi Derneği Bölgesel , 10-12
June 1993, ERZURUM.

7. Ozmen V: Postgraduate Course on Laparoscopic Surgery. Bursa Surgical Society, 25 June 1993,
Bursa.

8. Özmen V: Laparoscopic colo-rectal surgery. 5th National Congress of Colo-rectal surgery, 11-18
September 1993, Girne, Cyprus.

9.Özmen V, Bruyns J, Mercan S, Berthou JC, Avcı C, Dudai M: Laparoscopic surgery for GERD and
peptic ulcer. I.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

10. Ozmen V: Laparoscopic peptic ulcer surgery (Chairman). 4 th European Congress o

Video Surgery, 5-8 June, 1994 İstanbul.

11. Ozmen V : Laparoscopic peptic ulcer surgery. 4th European Congress of Video Surgery,

5-8 June 1994, İstanbul.

12. Ozmen V, ( Moderatör: Berkarda B): Breast conserving surgery for stage I,II breast cancer. 1st
National Breast Cancer Congress. 17-18 November 1994, İstanbul.

13. Ozmen V, Aslay I, Özkan S, Aydıner A: Psychosocial support to breast cancer patients in liason
model. 3rd National Liason Psyciathry Congress. Ulusal Liyezon 2-5 November 1994, İstanbul.

14.Özmen V, İşcan M, Yeğinsu O (Moderatör:Atilla Ertan): Laparoscopic and choledoscopic
approaches to choledochal stones. The Methodist Hospital and The American Hospital 10th
Symposium- 30 June-1 July 1994, İstanbul.

15. Kuşakçıoğlu Ö, Özmen V(Moderatör: Atilla Ertan):Prevention and screening for colo-rectal
cancer. The Methodist Hospital and The American Hospital 10th Symposium. 30 June-1 July 1994,
İstanbul.

16.Özmen, V, Topuzlu C, Dinçer M, Aydıner A(Moderatör:M Ünal): Breast conserving surgery in
stage I,II breast cancer. XI. National Cancer Congress, 28 May- 2 June 1995, Antalya.

17.Drouard F, Ozmen V(Moderatör): Laparoscopic gastric and gastro-esophageal procedures. 2nd
National Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 14-16 September 1995, İstanbul.

18. Ozmen V, Avcı C, Zorluoğlu A, İğci A( Moderatör: Kemal Alemdaroğlu ): Complication of laparoscopic surgery. XIIIth Congress of Istanbul Medical Faculty, 7-30 September Conrad Hotel, İstanbul.

19. Ozmen V, Dagoglu T, Dincer M, Aydiner A (Moderatör:Metin Unal): Surgery in patient with early breast cancer, XIIIth Congress of Istanbul Medical Faculty, 7-30 September,Conrad Hotel, İstanbul.

20.Ozmen V: Psychological approaches to the patients with breast cancer in a liason model. III.National Consultation Liason Psychatry Congress and Postgraduate Course, 2-5 November 1995, İstanbul.

21.Ozmen V: Complications of laparoscopic surgery, 100th Year University (Yüzüncü Yıl Üniversitesi), Ist Van Medical Days, 30 May 2 June 1996, Van.

22.Ozmen V: Locally advanced breast cancer. 100th Year University (Yüzüncü Yıl Üniversitesi), 1st Van Medical Days, 30 May 2 June 1996, Van.

23.Ozmen V : Screening, Diagnosis and Staging of Colo-rectal Cancer. 1st Postgraduate Course on Colo-rectal Cancer. 25-26 October 1996, İstanbul.

24.Ozmen V: Hormone replacement therapy and Breast Cancer. 4th Vakıf Gureba Medical Week. 2-5 December 1996, İstanbul.

25.Ozmen V, Öber A, Mandel NM(Moderatör:R Uzel): Inflammatory Breast Cancer. Cancer Foundation of Turkey, 31 January 1997, İstanbul.

26.Ozmen V, Ross M: NSABBP trials and breast cancer. 4th National Breast Cancer Congress. Ulusal Meme 5-9 March 1997, İzmir.

27.Ozmen V, Ross M: Breast conserving surgery in locally advanced breast cancer. 4th National
Breast Cancer Congress. 5-9 March 1997, İzmir.

28.Ozmen V. Laparoscopic repair of hiatal hernia. 3th National Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 14-16 May 1997, İstanbul.

29.Ozmen V, Deng SQ: Laparoscopic stomach surgery(Chairmen). Joint Euro-asian Congress of Endoscopic Surgery 17-21 June 1997, İstanbul.

30. Ozmen V: Surgery in early breast cancer. 1st National Consensus Conference on Breast Cancer,
100th Anniversary of Gülhane Military Medical Academy. 3-4 May 1998, Ankara.

31.Ozmen V: Surgery for gastroesophageal reflux disease : Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. XVth National Gastroenterolgy Congress, 12-16 September 1998, Lütfi Kırdar Congress Palace, İstanbul.

32. Ozmen V: Anal incontinence. Postgraduate Course on Benign Colo-rectal Disease. 23-24 October
1998, Pera Palas, İstanbul.

33.Ozmen V: Benign Breast Diseases. SSK Okmeydanı Education Hospital, 26October 1998, İstanbul.

34. Ozmen V, Akçal T, Ünal G (Moderator:Metin Ünal): Approaches to Nonpalpable Breast Cancer. Continuing educational meetings on breast cancer, 24 December 1998, Swiss Hotel, İstanbul.

35.Ozmen V: Surgical management of Esophageal Cancer. Institute of Oncology, İstanbul University, 8 January 1999, İstanbul.

36.Özmen V: Surgical Management of Non-palpable Breast Cancer. İstanbul Oncology Group 2nd Consensus Conference. 26-28 February 1999, Klassis Hotel, Silivri.

37.Özmen V: Cancer: Screening and Prevention. İstanbul Technical University 7 April 1999, İstanbul.

38.Özmen V: Non-palpable breast cancer: Diagnosis and surgery. 5th National Breast Cancer Congress, 7-10 April 1999, İstanbul.

39.Özmen V: Breast Cancer and new surgical procedures and approaches. 16th Regional Surgical Congress. 16-22 May 1999, Fantasia Hotel, Kuşadası.

40.Özmen V (Konferans Başkanı), Ara Darzi(Konuşmacı): Hiatal hernias, comparison of laparoscopic repair to conventional surgey). 4th Postgraduate Course on Benign Diseases of Esophagus, Stomach and Duodenum. 22-23 October 1999, Eresin Hotel, İstanbul.

41.Ozmen V:Acute erosive gastritis and surgical management of peptic ulcer. 4th Postgraduate Course on Benign Diseases of Esophagus, Stomach and Duodenum. 22-23 October 1999, Eresin Hotel, İstanbul.

42.Ozmen V(Moderatör), Balcı P, Roditi A, Canda T, Özdedeli E: Diagnosis of breast cancer: Difficult cases. İzmir Breast Society 22 December 1999, İzmir.

43.Ozmen V(Moderatör), İğci A, Topuz E: Interactive case presentations. Istanbul Breast Study Group, Hilton Hotel, 22 February 2000, İstanbul.

44.Ozmen V(Moderatör:Avcı C): Laparoscopic surgery for hiatal hernia and stomach. 4th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 3-6 April, 2000, İstanbul.

45.Ozmen V: Cancer Week: Cancer, early diagnosis and treatment. Education of women: conferences. Esenler, Istanbul Municipal Organization. 5 April 2000.

46.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy. 5th Aegan University Oncology Days, 7-8 April 2000, İzmir.

47.Ozmen V: Breast Conserving Surgery in Turkey. The Annual Meeting of Japanese Breast Cancer Society , May 11-12, 2000, Yokohama, Japan.

48.Ozmen V : Locally advanced breast cancer and breast consrving surgery. 2nd Breast Cancer Consensus Conferences. Gülhane Military Medical Academy, 26 Mayıs 2000, GATA, Ankara.

49.Ozmen V: Techniques of anastomosis in colorectal surgery. 5th Postgraduate course on colorectal diseases. 20-21 October 2000, İstanbul.

50.Ozmen V: Surgical management of recurrent gastric cancer. 1st National Oncology Congress. 26-28 October 2000, Antalya.

51.Ozmen V: Locally advanced breast cancer and surgery. Dicle University-Astra Zeneca Oncology Meeting. 6 November 2000, Diyarbakır.

52.Ozmen V, Topuz E, Engin K(Oturum Başkanları): New approaches to the management of breast cancer. Uludağ University Vth. Uludağ Onkology Symposium, 17-19 November 2000, Bursa.

53.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy and results. Continuous Educational Meetings on Breast Cancer. 15 February 2001, Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel, İstanbul.

54.Ozmen V: What is in the surgical treatment of breast cancer. (Moderatör;E Topuz). XIVth National Cancer Congress, 30 April-4 May 2001, Crowne Plaza, İstanbul.

55.Ozmen V : Case presentation. İstanbul Breast Study Group Interactive Case Presentations, Hilton Hotel 29 May 2001, İstanbul.

56.Ozmen V : The assesment and importance of surgical margins in breast conserving surgery. (R.Holland:Chair) 1st Congress of the World Society for Breast Health September 22-25, 2001, ICEC, İstanbul, Turkey.

57.OzmenV: Surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease(Moderator: Akyüz A). 6th Postgraduate Course on Gastrointestinal System, 19-20 October 2001, Crowne Plaza, İstanbul.

58.Ozmen V: Surgical management of breast cancer. Haydarpaşa Nümune Education Hospital, 18 January 2002, İstanbul.

59.Ozmen V: Management of breast cancer and Sentinel lymph node biopsy. Trakya University Medical Faculty 15 March 2002, Edirne.

60.Ozmen V : Surgical management of breast cancer: Sentinel lymph node biopsy and mammary interna lymph node biopsy. Institute of Oncology of İstanbul University Onkology Days “ 1st New approaches to cancer symposium” 4-7 April 2002, Silivri, İstanbul.

61.Ozmen V : Laparoscopic anti-reflux techniques and indications of surgery in GERD. 5th National Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

62.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic splenectomy, “Live Surgery”, Moderatör:Vahit Özmen, Dr.Amir Szold, Tel Aviv University, . 5th National Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

63.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication (Lecture). 12th World Congress of International Association of Surgeons and Gastroenterologists, October 30 – November 2, 2002, Istanbul, Turkey.

64.Ozmen V: Case presentations(Discussant). Continuous Educational Meetings on Breast Cancer. 15 November 2002, Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel, İstanbul.

65.Ozmen V: “Sentinel lymph node biopsy”, surgical management of early stage breast cancer. National Consensus Conferences. 18-22 December 2002, Antalya.

66.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy: Blue dye technique, and results. 7th Postgraduate Course on Breast Diseases, 18 January 2003, Istanbul.

67.Ozmen V:Surgical margins and predictors of local recurrence after breast conserving surgery. 2nd Congress of The World Society for Breast Health, Budapest, Hungary, 24-28, June 2003.

68.Ozmen V: Breast cancer in Turkey. 2nd Congress of The World Society for Breast Health, Budapest, Hungary, 24-28, June 2003.

69.Ozmen V:Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication and GERD. Avant Garde Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of GI Diseases, Athens, September 18-20, 2003.

70.Ozmen V:Laparoscopic Splenectomy. Avant Garde Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of GI Diseases, Athens, September 18-20, 2003.

71.Ozmen V:Sentinel lymph node biopsy: Technique and results. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

72.Ozmen V: Surgical treatment of GERD. Diseases of Upper Gastrointestinal System, 8th Postgraduate Course on Gastrointestinal Diseases, 10-11 October 2003, İstanbul.

73.Ozmen V: The effect of micrometastases on local and systemic failure of breast cancer. VIIth National Breast Cancer Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

74.Ozmen V: Last developments of surgical treatment of breast cancer. VIIth National Breast Cancer Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

75.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic treatment of GERD. 2nd Mediterranean Laparoscopic Congress, 22-25 October 2003, İstanbul.

76.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic splenectomy. 2nd Mediterranean Laparoscopic Congress, 22-25 October 2003, İstanbul.

77.Ozmen V: New developments in the treatment of breast cancer. Mayo Clinic and Istanbul Medical Faculty Continuing Medical Education Program, 27 October 2003, Istanbul.

78.Ozmen V: Difficult patients with breast cancer. Moderator: A Öber, 19 February 2004, Ceylan Intercontinental, İstanbul.

79.Ozmen V : What’s new in breast cancer surgery and 3rd generation aromatase inhibitors. Kocaeli University School of Medicine, 5 March 2004, Kocaeli.

80.Ozmen V : New developments in the treatment of breast cancer. Florence Nightingale Hospital, 31 March 2004, İstanbul.

81.Özmen V : Sentinel lymph node biopsy. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

82.Özmen V : Gastroesophageal reflux disease and laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication (Conferance). Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich Medical Faculty, Munich 24-27 June 2004.

83.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy and breast cancer. Bursa Society of Breast Diseases, 25 September 2004, Bursa.

84.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early breast cancer and current controversies. National Surgical Conference with foreign participation. Bulgarian Surgical Society. September 30 – October 3, 2004, Varna, Bulgaria.

85.Ozmen V: Surgical Margins and predictors of local recurrens after breast conserving surgery. National Surgical Conference with foreign participation. Bulgarian Surgical Society. September 30 – October 3, 2004, Varna, Bulgaria.

86.Ozmen V: New trends in the treatment of breast cancer. Haseki Educational Hospital, November 17, 2004., Istanbul.

87.Ozmen V : Breast cancer and its management. Continuing Education for Breast Cancer. November 24, 2004 Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel, Istanbul.

88.Ozmen V : Psychiatry in surgical oncology . 7th National Congress of Consultation and Liason Psychaitry. December 2-4, Istanbul 2004.

89.Özmen V: Breast conserving surgery in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. 9th Postgraduate course on breast cancer. 24-25 December 2004, İstanbul.

90.Özmen V: Hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer. 9th Postgraduate course on breast cancer. 24-25 December 2004, İstanbul.

91.Ozmen V: Breast cancer early detection and treatment guidelines in countries with limited resources. Global Summit on Breast Health Consensus Conference. NIH, WHO, NCI supported. January 12-15, 2005, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

92.Özmen V: Breast cencer screening programs. National Cancer Week with International Participants. 4-6 April 2005, Hilton, Ankara.

93.Özmen V: Breast cancer and changes in the surgical treatment of axilla. 19.03.2005, Kocaeli.

94.Özmen V. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early breast cancer : Current controversies. 3rd Congress of World Society for Breast Health (WSBH), 21-24 April 2005, Keio Plaza Tokyo, Japan.

95.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer Registry in Balkan Countries. 3rd Congress of World Society for Breast Health (WSBH), 21-24 April 2005, Keio Plaza Tokyo, Japan.

96.Özmen V: Menopause, hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer. Florence Nightingale Hastanesi. 4 Mayıs 2005.

97.Ozmen V. Changing Paradigms in the treatment of Breast Cancer: Surgical Oncologist’s perspective: Opening Lecture. 4th Medical Scientific Conference. 5-7 May 2005, Pleven, Bulgaria.

98.Özmen V: Complications of laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. 1st National Hernia Congress. 19-24 May 2005, Capadocia, Nevşehir-Turkey.

99.Özmen V: Breast conserving surgery and sentinel lymph node biopsy “Current Controversies”. Monthly Meeting of Istanbul Surgical Society. 15 June 2005, İstanbul.

100.Özmen V: DCIS and surgical approaches. VIIIth National Breast Cancer Congress , 21-24 September, 2005, İstanbul-Turkey.

101.Özmen V: Blue dye sentinel lymph node biopsy. Postgraduate course on Breast Cancer Surgery. VIIIth National Breast Cancer Congress (Course Director), 21-24 September, 2005, İstanbul-Turkey.

102.Ozmen V: Breast health care in Turkey. VIIIth National Breast Cancer Congress , 21-24 September, 2005, İstanbul-Turkey.

103.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery. European Society of Surgery 9th Annual Conference. 10-12 November 2005, Vienna, Austria.

104.Ozmen V: New approaches to surgical treatment of breast cancer. 30th Anniversary fo Uludağ University 25-27 October 2005.

104.Ozmen V: Breast cancer screening and registry in Turkey. National Cancer Advisory Board Meeting. 2 December 2005, Ankara.

106.Özmen V. New approaches to treatment of breast cancer. Vakıf Gureba Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, 6 January 2006, İstanbul.

107.Özmen V: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and morbid obesity, anatomic variations, and gallbladder polyps and gallbladder cancer. 1st Postgraduate Course on Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. 16-20 January, 2006-İSTEM-İstanbul.

108.Özmen V: What’s new in the treatment of breast cancer? Taksim Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, 27 January 2006, İstanbul.

109.Özmen V: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy and morbid obesity, anatomic variations, and gallbladder polyps and gallbladder cancer. 2nd Postgraduate Course on Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. 20-24 February, 2006-İSTEM-İstanbul.

110.Özmen V: Breast cancer and its management. Continuing Education for Breast Cancer. February 23, 2006, Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel, Istanbul.

111.Ozmen V. Breast cancer screening programs in Turkey. 2nd National Cytopathology Congress, March 4-7, 2007, Kusadasi, Izmir, Turkey.

112.Özmen V. Özofagus ve Mide kanseri cerrahi tedavisindeki yenilikler. 2. Uludağ Üniversitesi Cerrahide Yanilikler Kongresi 8-11 Mart 2007, Bursa.

113.Özmen V. Meme kanseri tedavisindeki yenilikler. 2. Uludağ Üniversitesi Cerrahide Yanilikler Kongresi 8-11 Mart 2007, Bursa.

114.Özmen V. Türkiye’de meme kanseri erken tanı ve tarama projeleri. Sağlık Bakanlığı Kanser Haftası. 1-7 Nisan 2007, Ankara.

115.Özmen V. Meme kanseri tedavisinde aksillaya yaklaşım (Video). Devlet Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastaneleri 2. Mezuniyet Sonrası Eğitim Kursu. 7 Haziran 2007, Şişli EAH İstanbul.

116.Ozmen V. Locally advanced breast cancer and surgery. Bolu Conferences. June 22-24, 2007. Bolu.

117.Ozmen V. What is new in Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)? and treatment options. Postgraduate Course for Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

118.Ozmen V. Pathophysiology of GERD and Barrett’s Esophagus. Postgraduate Course for Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

119.Ozmen V. Laparoscopic surgery for GERD. 111.Ozmen V. What is new in Gastroesophageal reflux disease? and treatment options. Postgraduate Course for Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

120.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey and in the World: Opening Conference. 9th National Breast Cancer Congress. September 4-9, 2007.

121.Özmen V: Early Detection Panel. The Breast Health Global Initiative. 1-4 October 2007, Budapest, Hungary.

122.Ozmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer: Current controversies. The 4th Congress of the World Society for Breast Health. October 18-21, 2007, Tianjin, China.

123.Ozmen V: Breast cancer “What is new in breast surgery ? Visiting Professor, University of Pleven Medical School. 21-23 November 2007, Pleven, Bulgaria.

124.Ozmen V: Surgical treatment of Oesophageal cancer. Visiting Professor, University of Pleven Medical School. 21-23 November 2007, Pleven, Bulgaria.

125.Ozmen V: Surgical Manangement of Hereditary Breast Cancer. 6th Istanbul University Oncology Institute Days. November 29 – December 2, 2007, Silivri, Istanbul.

126.Ozmen V. Internal Mammarian Lymph Node Biopsy in early breast cancer. December 12, 2007, UPMC Magee Women Hospital, Visiting Professor, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.
127.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey and in world. National Surgical Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

128.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey (Opening Conference). 2nd Uludag Oncology Days June 28-29, 2008, Bursa.

129.Ozmen V. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy for Breast Cancer. Oncology Days of Uludag University. November 14-15, 2008. Bursa.

130.Ozmen V. Sentinel lymph node biopsy “Current controversies”. Ankara Oncology Hospital, November 19, 2008, Ankara.

131.Ozmen V. New trends in breast cancer surgery. 1st National Psycooncology Congress, December 3-5, 2008, Macka, Istanbul.

132.Ozmen V. Can guidelines for Breast Cancer Control in developing Countries Improve Outcome? INCTR’s (International Network for Cancer Treatment and Research ) 8th Meeting, 23-24 March 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

133.Ozmen V. Breast cancer screening programmes in Turkey. National Cancer week of Turkey, 1-2 April 2009, Ankara.

134.Ozmen V. How we increase the quality of surgical treatment of breast cancer in Turkey? 1st Cukurova General Surgery Days and Spring Meeting, 9-11, April 2009, Adana.
135.Ozmen V.Laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery. Eagen Surgical Congress 23-26, April, 2009.

136.Ozmen V. BHGI Education and Training Advisory Meeting: Advise on defining process, scope, content, and methodology for multidisciplinary Education and Training modular programs for physicians in low- and middle income countries (LMCs) to improve breast health outcomes. May 29, 2009, Orlando, USA, 2009.

137.Ozmen V. BHGI Global Summit Scientific Advisory Meeting: Global Summit on international breast health delivery. May 29, 2009, Orlando, USA, 2009.

138.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer in Turkey X. National Breast Cancer Congress, September 30 – October 04, 2009, Çeşme, İzmir, Turkey.

139.Ozmen V. Breast cancer surgery. The 15th Annual Multidisciplinary Symposium on Breast Disease & The First International Breast Health Educational Program”, October 24-27, 2009, Cairo Egypt.

140.Ozmen V. Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. Postgraduate Course of Laparoscopic Hiatus Surgery 9th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress October 28-31, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

141 .Ozmen V. HRT and Breast Cancer, Epidemiological Datas. Kadıköy Şifa Panel of Women Health 6, Current Approacheses at Menopause and Urogynecology November 18, 2009, Fenerbahçe Faruk Ilgaz Tesisleri, İstanbul, Turkey.

142.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer Surgery and Hormonotherapy. 13th Post Graduate Courses on Breast Cancer. Istanbul Medical Faculty December 11, 2009, İstanbul,Turkey.

143. Ozmen V. Course of Laparoscopic Anti Reflux Surgery. Istanbul Medical Faculty. Feburary 04- 05 2010, İstanbul, Turkey.

144. Ozmen V. SLND –Current Practises – Divisive Issues. Istanbul University Days of Oncology Institute, Breast Cancer Adjuvant Consensus Meeting, December 17 – 20, 2009 Grand Abant Hotel, Bolu, Turkey.

145.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer. 3 th International Oncology Days December 21-22, 2009, Ankara, Turkey.

146.Ozmen V. Breast Self Examination and Standarts of National Screening Programs, National Cancer Week, April1- 2, 2009, Ankara, Turkey.

147.Ozmen V., Eyüpoğlu E. (Directors) Course of Laparoscopic Hiatus Surgery 9th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress October 28-31, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

148.Ozmen V., Physiopathology of GOR Diseases and Barret Esophagus, 9th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress October 28-31, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

149.Ozmen V.,1st Operation – “Floppy” Nissen Fundoplication: Standart Technic, 9th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress October 28-31, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.

150.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer in Turkey, Surgery Days 3 and Breast Meeting Sprint 2010, April 1- 4 2010, Eskişehir

151.Ozmen V, Tireli M (Head of Session) Early, Local, Advanced and Metastatic Breast Cancer:
Case Presentations, Surgery Days 3 and Breast Meeting Sprint 2010, April 1- 4 2010, Eskişehir

152.Ozmen V., Breast cancer in Turkey: Screening, diagnosis and treatment.5th International Conference of Asian Pacific Cancer Organisation for Cancer Prevention / Bridging Continents for Cancer Control in Istanbul 3- 7 April 2010, İstanbul

153. Ozmen V. (Moderator) Breast Cancer Surgery and challenges to reach the quality in Turkey (Chairman). 17th National Surgerical Congress May 26- 29, 2010, Ankara, Turkey.

154.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey. Grand National Assembly of Turkey, 30 Haziran 2010, Ankara

155.Ozmen V (Moderator). Controversies in sentinel lymph node biopsy. XVIth International Congress of the S.I.S. 2010 Valencia. November 8-10, 2010.

156.Ozmen V. “SCREENING MAMMOGRAPHY” Should we delay onset to 50 years of age? 8th Mediterrenean Conference on Oncology “Innovations in Breast Cancer Management” 28-30 November 2010, Antalya, Turkey.

157.Ozmen V. Can guidelines for breast cancer screening and treatment improve breast cancer outcomes in low-middle income countries? EURAMA Congress Istanbul April 14-16 2011 Hotel Swissotel The Bosphorus – Istanbul.

158.Ozmen V. Controversial issues on Screening mammography. Breast Cancer Awareness Meeting, 21-22 June 2011, Izmir.

159.Ozmen V.Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Estee Lauder and The Society for Breast Health Meeting. October 5, 2011, Istanbul.

160.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey: Screening and early detection projects. 11th National Breast Cancer Congress. 6-9 October, 2011, Antalya.

161.Ozmen V. Screening Mammography in Turkey and Developed Countries: Countroversial Issues. 13th World Congress of International Psychooncology Congress, October 16-20, 2011, Antalya.

162.Ozmen V. Is Mammography Screening Still Valid? The 3rd Meeting of Asian National Cancer Center Alliance (ANCA). October 21-22, 2011, Istanbul.

163.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey and the world, and Activities of Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies. XVII. Specialists’ Education Assembly in Medicine, November 25-27, 2011, Ankara.

164.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer in Turkey, Pre-liminary Results of Mammographic Screening Project National Cancer Week collaboration with Cancer Control Department, Turkish Ministry of Health, April 1-4, 2012, Ankara.

165.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer Epidemiology and Screening in the world and Turkey. Okmeydanı Education and Research Hospital, May 2, 2012, Istanbul.

166.Ozmen V. The future of axillary lymph node dissection. Is the star disappeared? 18th National Surgical Congress, May 23-27, 2012, Izmir.

167.Ozmen V. Breast cancer and challenges in design and implementation of clinical trials in Turkey and low-middle income countries. 2nd Annual Achieving Clinical and Regulatory Excellence in Turkey, Middle East and Africa. June 11-14, 2012, Istanbul.

168.Ozmen V. Meme Kanserinde Epidemiyoloji Risk Faktörleri ve Korunma. 4.Uludağ Tıbbi Onkoloji Sempozyumu 28 Haziran – 1 Temmuz 2012, Kervansaray Termal Otel, Bursa.

169.Ozmen V. Surgical treatment of breast cancer after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy (NAC). 17th World Congress on Breast Disease of Senologic International Societies. October 10-14, 2012. Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

170.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey and the World. 16th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Surgery, 22-24 November, 2012, Istanbul.

171.Ozmen V. Oncoplastic surgery for breast cancer. Antalya Breast Society, December 22, 2012, Antalya.

172.Ozmen V.Patients’ positions in oncology today. Hasta ve Hasta İletişimi Zirvesi, January 23-24, 2013, Istanbul, Turkey.

173.Ozmen V.Advances in surgical management of early breast cancer. Istanbul University Oncology Institute, March 29, 2013, Istanbul, Turkey.

174.Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey. 17th National Cancer Congress. April 19-23, Antalya.

175.Ozmen V.Advances in breast cancer treatment. Karadeniz Technical University Meetings, May 11 Mayıs 2013, Trabzon, Turkey.

176.Ozmen V. Patients with breast cancer and difficulties in diagnoses and treatments. Life without cancer “Breast cancer awareness Meeting”. May 18 2013, Sivas, Turkey.

177.Ozmen V. How to avoid complications during laparoscopic anti-reflux surgery? 21st International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgeons (EAES), Vienna, Austria 19-22 June 2013.

178.Ozmen V. Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD): Definition, clinical features, diagnostic methods, and Barrett’s esophagus. Gastroesophageal reflux surgery (Postgraduate Course). 11th National Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgery Congress, October 2-6, Bodrum, Muğla.

179.Ozmen V. Complications of antireflux surgery. 11th National Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgery Congress, October 2-6, Bodrum, Muğla.

180.Ozmen V. Oncoplastic Surgery: Indications, Limitations. School of Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Senologic International Society and Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies, Course Directors: Vahit ÖZMEN, Atilla SORAN, 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

181.Ozmen V. The Projects of Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Societies, and Delays in diagnosis and treatment in Turkey. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

182.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer Management. Koc University Campus, December 25, 2013.

183.Ozmen V.Delays in Diagnosis and Treatment in Patients with Breast Cancer in Low-Middle income Countries and Turkey. 19th National Surgical Congress, April 16-20, 2014, Antalya.

184. Ozmen V. Breast cancer : new developments. Marmara University, Communication Faculty, Istanbul. May 15, 2014.

185. Ozmen V. Breast cancer and management. Marmara University Schoolof Medicine, Department of Surgery, Pendik, Istanbul, 28 May 2014.

186. Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey: Projects for awareness. Breast Cancer Awareness of Public Meeting. May 29-31 2014, Samsun.

187. Ozmen V. Breast cancer treatment delay in Turkey. Farklı yönleri ile meme kanseri sempozyumu, Colossae Hotel, Pamukkale. 26-28 Haziran 2014.

189. Ozmen V.Breast cancer awareness and projects in Turkey. Meme Kanseri Hasta Kongresi, Antalya Kültür Merlezi, 28-29 Haziran 2014, Antalya.

190. Ozmen V. Meme Kanserinde Türkiye’de neredeyiz? Breast Symposium Samsun Ondokuz Mayıs University & American Society of Breast Disease (ASBD) Collaboration, May 30-31, 2014 Samsun TURKEY.

191. Ozmen V. Case Discussion. Early Breast Cancer Treatment. 13 September, 2014. Liv Hospital.

192. Ozmen V. “Breast Reconstruction; Demand Urges the Necessity”. “International Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference – BREASTANBUL 2014” 30 September – 02 October 2014, Istanbul – TURKEY.

193. Ozmen V. What has been learned from a BC screening program in a developing country; Bahcesehir study from Turkey. SIS 18th World Congress on Breast Health, October 16-19, 2014, Orlando, USA.

194. Ozmen V. Delays in diagnosis and treatment of pts with BC: A multinational survey study. SIS 18th World Congress on Breast Health, October 16-19, 2014, Orlando, USA.

195. Ozmen V. How to avoid complications during laporoscopic anti-reflux surgery. The XIV National Surgical Congress, 23 to 26 October 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria.

196. Ozmen V. Delay in treatment of breast cancer: A multinational study. The XIV National Surgical Congress, 23 to 26 October 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria.

197. Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey. Turkish Ministry of Health-MECC Consensus Conference on Breast Cancer and Screening Programs Gurkent Hotel Ankara, Turkey, November 27-28, 2014.

198. Ozmen V (moderator). IMAG 14th Meeting, December 25, 2014, Istanbul.

V.Publications of Prof.Dr.Vahit Ozmen

A-Oral presentations in Turkish

1.Özmen V, Güngel H, Buğra D, Parlak M, Çayırlı M: Gastric resections and postgastrectomy syndrom in patients with peptic ulcer.. Istanbul Medical Faculty, 6th Congress and 4th Turkish Gastroenterology Congress, 20-25 September 1981, İstanbul.

2. Güngel H, Özmen V, Buğra D, Bozfakioğlu Y, Avcı C: Re-interventions for postcholecystectomy syndrome. Istanbul Medical Faculty 6th Congress and 4th Turkish Gastroenterology Congress, 20-25 September 1981,

3. Avcı C, Özmen V, Terzioğlu T: Neurinomas of the small intestine. 6th Congress of İstanbul Medical Faculty and 4th Turkish Gastroenterology Congress, 20-25 September 1981

4.Ozmen V, Erzurumlu K, Parlak M, Altuğ K, Dağoğlu T: Primary lymphoma of the colon. Dicle University Medical Faculty 1st Congress, 20-22 October 1981, Diyarbakır.

5.Parlak M, Ozmen V, Tuncer Ü, Emre A, Yücel T, Avcı C: Old and new concepts for hepatic trauma. Dicle University Medical Faculty 1st Congress, 20-22 October 1981, Diyarbakır.

6. Avcı C, Ozmen V, User Y, Tüzün H: Evisceration and evantration, and incisional hernias. Dicle University Medical Faculty 1st Congress, 20-22 October 1981, Diyarbakır.

7. Ozmen V,Çelik A, Altuğ K, Emre Ş, İğci A: Strangulated external hernias. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

8. Çelik A, Ozmen V , Gökşen Y, Karaaslan H, User Y: Intestinal obstructions in chidren. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

9. Çelik A, Ozmen V, Altuğ K, Karaaslan H, Emre Ş: Postoperative adhesions. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

10. Söküsü N, Çilingiroğlu K, Ozmen V, Gedikoğlu G, Aksoy M, Koç L: Splenectomy for hematologic disorders in pediatric age group. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

11.Ozmen V, Çelik A, Altuğ K: Acute mechanical bowel obstructios. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

12. Çilingiroğlu K, Özmen V, Erzurumlu K, Akyüz A, Solaz NN: Breast cancer in men. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

13. Emre Ş, Özarmağan S, Altuğ K, User Y,Özmen V: Breast tumors. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

14. Emre Ş, Güngöl H, User Y, Özmen V, Arat R: Traumatic ruptures of the diaphragma. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

15.Avcı C, Karaaslan H, İğci A, Yücel T,Özmen V: Perforations of the marginal ulcers. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

16. Ozarmağan S,İğci A, Karaaslan H, Budak D, Mercan S, Tuncer Ü,Özmen V: Complicated peptic ulcer requiring immediate surgical interventions in pediatric and adolescent age. Erciyes University Gevher Nesibe Medical Faculty, Scientific Week, 11-13 March 1982, Kayseri.

17. Parlak M, Ozmen V, Dağoğlu T, Erzurumlu K: Diverticula of the stomach. 1st National Proctology Congress, abstract book: pp 81, 13-16 September 1982, Marmaris.

18. Dağoğlu T, Karaslan H, Değerli Ü, Karahan S, Cev M, Mercan S, Ozmen V: Acute appandicitis in elderly patients, 1st National Proctology Congress, abstract book: pp 19, 13-16 September 1982, Marmaris.

19.Budak D, İğci A, Özarmağan S, Ozmen V,Mercan S, Tuncer Ü, Karaaslan H:Acute mechanical intestinal obstruction due to colon cancer and surgical Management. 1st National Proctology Congress, abstract book: pp 73, 13-16 September 1982, Marmaris.

20. Dağoğlu T, Mercan S, Değerli Ü, Özmen V, Karahan S, Ünal M, Dağoğlu T: Acute appandicitis in children. 1st National Proctology Congress, abstract book: pp 19, 13-16 September 1982, Marmaris.

21.Ozmen V,Arınç O, Tonyalı H: The value of feeding jejunostomy in critically ill surgical patients. National Surgical Congress’85 Congress, abstract book: pp 94, 1-4 May 1985, İstanbul.

22.Ozmen V, Arınç O, Akıncı M: Preoperative total parenteral nutrition in patients with gastrointestinal cancer. National Surgical Congress’86, abst. Book page:70, 1-3 May 1986, Ankara.

23.Ozmen V, Arınç O, Akıncı M: Feeding jejunostomy. National Surgical Congress’86, abst. Book page:71, 1-3 May 1986, Ankara.

24.Keçer M, Sökücü N, Ozmen V, Akyüz A: Remnant gastric cancer. 14 March Medical Week, Scientific Meetings, 12-14 March 1987, İstanbul.

25.Kecer M, Demirkol K, Sökücü N, Ozmen V, Akyüz A: The place of somatostatine in gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery. 14 March Medical Week, Scientific Meetings, 12-14 March 1987, İstanbul.

26.Parlak M, Ozmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, Keçer M, Baktıroğlu S: The effect of pre-operative total parenteral nutrition on morbidity and mortality in patients with GI cancers. 7th Turkish Gastro-enterology Congress. Abstract book. Pp. 68, 25-28 Ekim 1987, Diyarbakır.

27.Ozmen V, Dağoğlu T, Erbengi T, Parlak M, Keçer M, Bozfakıoğlu Y: The effect of bile on colonic mucosa in rats“ an electonmicroscopic study. 7th Turkish Gastroenterology Congress. Abstract book pp. 72, 25-28 October 1987, Diyarbakır.

28.Ozmen V, Yamaner S, Parlak M, Dağoğlu T, Keçer M, Ünal M, Günay K: Anorectal pressure changes in patients with hemorrhoidal disease and anal fissura. 3rd National Colon and Rectum Congress 26-29 Septembber1988, Marmaris.

29.Igci A, Ozmen V, Kadıoğlu N, Parlak M, Bozfakioğlu Y, Ercan E: Modified Shouldice repair with local anasthesia. National Surgical Congress’90, 27-30 Mayıs, 1990, İstanbul.

30. İğci A, Kadıoğlu N, Özmen V, Keçer M, Gürler N, Töreci K, Dizdaroğlu F, Bilir A, Küçükateş E, Müslümanoğlu M: The effect of pre-operative colonic preparation on microflora and mucosa. 4th National Colon and Rectum Congress,10-14 Eylül 1990, Antalya.

31.Igci A, Erdeniz H, Özmen V,Çetin HT,Derbentli Ş: Safra yoları cerrahisinde Ceftriaxone ile profilaksi. 6. Ulusal Antibiotik ve Kemoterapi Kongresi, 6-10 Mayıs 1991, Antalya.

32.Akıncı M, Özmen V, İğci A, Kadıoğlu A, Esen T, Beşışık A, Erdoğru T:Laparoskopik Varikoselektomi. 12.Ulusal Üroloji Kongresi, 27-30 Eylül 1992,Nevşehir.

33.Ozmen V, Tunç M, İğci A, Özcan F, Müslümanoğlu M, Esen T: Prostat kanserinin Evrelendirilmesinde Laparoskopik Pelvis Lenf Nodülü Disseksiyonu.12.Ulusal Üroloji Kongresi, 27-30 Eylül 1992, Nevşehir.

34.Igci A, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Budak K: Meme kanserli hastalara uygulanan kemoterapiye bağlı kusmaların önlenmesinde ondansetronun yeri.4.Kemoterapi Kongresi 29-31 Ekim 1992, Bursa.

35.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Öztürk N, Aslay I, Ilhan R, Bilge N:Erken meme kanserinde meme koruyucu cerrahi tedavinin sonuçları. X.Ulusal Kanser Kongresi abs.kit.sayfa18, 3-7 Mayıs 1993, İstanbul.

36.Igci A, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Öztürk N, Aslay I, Yavuz E, İlhan R, Bozfakioğlu Y, Ünal M: Lokal ileri meme kanserlerinde neoadjuvant kemoterapi.X.Ulusal Kanser Kongresi abs.kit.sayfa 18 , 3-7 Mayıs 1993, İstanbul.

37.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Budak K: Travmatik bir anal inkontinans olgusunda M. Gracilis transpozisyonu. V.Ulusal Kolon ve Rektum Cerrahisi Kongresi, 11-18 Eylül 1993, Girne, Kıbrıs.

38.Aslay I, Aydıner A, Aykan F, Bİlge N, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Ozmen V, Topuz E: Meme koruyucu cerrahi sonrası ek doz radyoterapi: “Prospektif bir çalışma”. 1. Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi abs.kit.8.sayfa 11-13 Kasım 1993, İzmir.

39.Müslümanoğlu M, Mercan S, Ozmen V, Seven R, İğci A, Bozbora A, Asoğlu O:Laparoskopik kolesistektomi sonuçlarımız. 1.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

40.Esen T, Ozmen V, Tunç M, Müslümanoğlu M, İgci A, Ardaman Ö, Özcan F:Prostat kanseri evrelendirilmesinde laparoskopik pelvik lenf disseksiyonu.1.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

41.Igci A, Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Ardaman Ö: Bir dolikosigma olgusunda laparoskopik sigmoid kolon rezeksiyonu. 1.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

42.Esen T, Özmen V, Akıncı M, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Ardaman Ö:Varikoselin laparoskopik ligasyonu. 1.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

43.Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Asoğlu O: Laparoskopik ooforektomi. 1.Ulusal Endoskopik Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 10-13 Kasım 1993, İstanbul.

44.Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Buğra D, İğci A, Asoğlu O,Bulut T: Laparoscopic bilateral truncal vagotomy and ballon pyloroplasty for patients with peptic ulcer. . 1st National Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 10-13 November 1993, Istanbul.

45.Müslümanoğlu M, Ozmen V, İğci A, Akıncı M, Esen T: Laparoscopic orchiectomy and inguinal hernia repair. 1st National Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 10-13 November 1993, Istanbul.

46.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Budak Ü: Duodenal ülser tedavisinde laparoskopik bilateral trunkal vagotomi(BTU)+Endoskopik pilorik balon dilatasyonu. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi’94 9-13 Haziran 1994, İstanbul.

47.Ozmen V, Dağoğlu T, Aslay I: Erken evre meme tümörlerinde meme koruyucu cerrahi girişim. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi’94 9-13 Haziran 1994, İstanbul.

48.Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Aslay I, Dağoğlu T:Erken evre meme kanserinde meme koruyucu cerrahi. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi’94 17-18 Kasım 1994, İstanbul.

49.Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, Sait P: Evre III meme kanserlerinde neoadjuvant kemoterapi. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi’94 17-18 Kasım 1994, İstanbul.

50.Avtan L, Avcı C, Alper A, Ozmen V, Buğra D, Mercan S, İğci A : Video Endoskopi cerrahide eğitim sorunu. II.Ulusal EndoskopikLaparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi, 14-16 Eylül 1995, İstanbul.

51.Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay K, İğci Dağoğlu T, Ozmen V, Keçer M : İç kadran tümörlerinde mammaria interna ışınlanması gerekli midir? V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

52.Aslay I, Aydıner A, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Özmen V, Saip P : Lokal ileri meme kanserinde 12 olgunun sonuçları. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

53.Aslay I, Aydıner A, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dinçer M, Ozmen V, Saip P Erken evre meme kanserinde meme koruyucu cerrahinin yeri. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

54.Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay K, İğci A, Dağoğlu T, Keçer M, Özmen V: 1 cmden küçük meme kanseri. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

55.Aksoy M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Ünal M, Özmen V: Modifiye radikal mastektomi sonuçlarımız. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

56. Aksoy M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Ünal M, Özmen V: Prognostic significance of extensive intraductal component in invasive breast cancer. Vth National Breast Cancer Congress. 7-10 April 1999, İstanbul.

57.Müslümanoğlu M, Aydın İ, İğci A, Dağoğlu T, Özmen V: Koruyucu meme cerrahisi uygulanan hastalarda kozmetik sonucun değerlendirilmesi. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

58.Müslümanoğlu M, Şen E, İğci A, Dağoğlu T, Özmen V: Mavi boya ile sentinel nodül tespiti. V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

59.Bilir A, Cabıoğlu N, Aydıner A, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Erkan M: Epirubisin, tamoksifen ve medroksiprogesteron asetatın FM3A hücre kültürlerinde antiproliferatif ve antitümöral etkilerinin incelenmesi. . V.Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi 7-10 Nisan 1999, İstanbul.

60.Özaçmak İD, Polat C, Özmen V: Sol kolonun komplike olmayan obstrüksiyonlarında rezeksiyon+primer anastomozun rezeksiyon+kolostomi ile karşılaştırılması. VIII. Ulusal Kolon ve Rektum Cerrahisi Kongresi Özet Kitabı s.58, 13-16 Eylül 1999, Antalya.

61.Asoğlu O, İğci A, Karanlık H, Parlak M, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Özmen V, Ayalp I, Değer C : Mezenter kistlerine laparoskopik yaklaşım. 5. Ulusal Endoskopik –Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 22-25 Nisan 2002, İstanbul.

62.Asoğlu O, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu, Özgen G, M, Keçer M, Parlak M, Karanlık H, Ayalp I : Laparoskopik Nissen Fundoplikasyon. 5. Ulusal Endoskopik –Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 22-25 Nisan 2002, İstanbul.

63.Asoğlu O, Avtan L, İğci A, Ünal ES, Avcı C, Özmen V, Parlak M, Keçer M, Müslümanoğlu: Akalazya hastalığının tedavisinde laparoskopinin yeri. 5. Ulusal Endoskopik –Laparoskopik Cerrahi Kongresi 22-25 Nisan 2002, İstanbul.

64.Asoğlu O, Özmen V, , Ünal ES, Keçer M, İğci A, Parlak M, Müslümanoğlu M, Demirel T: Case report: Gallbladder duplication 5th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Congress, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

65.Asoğlu O, Keçer M, Parlak M, Ayalp İ, Ünal ES, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Özmen V, Keçer M, M, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Değer C: Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy: Evaluation 2000 patients. 5th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Congress, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

66.Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, Korkut Ç, Keçer M, Karanlık H, Ayalp I, Değer C: Laparoscopik splenectomy. 5th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Congress, 22-25 April 2002, İstanbul.

67.Ozmen V, Asoglu O, Karanlık H, Mudun A, Muslumanoglu M, Unal ES, Igci A, Bozfakıoglu Y, Kecer M, Parlak M: Results of sentinel lymph node biopsy. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

68.Muslumanoglu M, Asoglu O, Karanlık H, Kecer M, Demirel T, Unal ES, Ozmen V, Parlak M, Igci A, Bozfakıoglu Y : Neoadjuvant treatment of carcinoma of the rectum. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

69.Asoglu O, Karanlık H, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, , Kecer M, Ozmen V, Unal ES, Parlak M, Demirel T, Bozfakıoglu Y : The importance of extended lymph node dissection in the treatment of gastric cancer. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

70.Asoglu O, Karanlık H, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, , Avcı Ozden, Balık E, Ozmen V, Igci A, Kecer M, Parlak M, Bozfakıoglu Y : The prognostic significance of free peritoneal tumor cells in gastric cancer. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

71.Karanlık H, Asoglu O, Muslumanoglu M, Karslı C, Igci A, Demirel T, Ozmen V, Parlak M, Kecer M, Parlak M, Bozfakıoglu Y : Local excision of early stage rectal cancer. 2nd National Surgical Oncology Congress, 1-4 October 2003, Istanbul.

72.Kaya H, Asoglu O, Karanlık H, Müslümanoglu M, İğci A, Parlak M, Özmen V, Keçer M, Bozfakioglu Y: Breat cancer in young and elderly patients. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

73.Karanlık H, Asoglu O, Müslümanoglu, Özmen V, Yavuz E, İğci A, Aydıner A, Dinçer M, Parlak M : Breast conserving surgery in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

74.Özmen V, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Kaya H, Bozfakioğlu Y, Parlak M, Demirel T: Our results of breast conserving therapy. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

75.Müslümanoğlu M, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, İğci A, Bozfakioğlu Y, Demirel T, Keçer M, Özmen V, Parlak M: Sentinel lymph node biopsy with blue dye : Subareolar or peritümöral injection ? VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

76.Bozfakioğlu Y, Aktürk R, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, Korkut Ç, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M : Prognostic effect of palpability of the tumor in patients with breast cancer. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

77.İğci A, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, Korkut Ç, Özmen V, Keçer M, Yavuz E, Parlak M : Our patients with ductal carcinoma in situ and long term treatment results. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

78.Karanlık H, Asoğlu O, Özmen V, Mudun A, Berberoğlu K, Eroğlu A, Müslümanoğlu M, Yavuz E, İğci A. Our sentinel lymph node biopsy results. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

79.Özmen V, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Demirel T, Tuzlalı S: Severe breast necrosis due to purpura fulminans. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

80.Ünal ES, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Özmen V, Keçer M : Comparison of surgical morbidity in patients with sentinel lymph node biopsy or level I,II axillary dissection. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October, Antalya.

81.Asoğlu O, Özmen V, Karanlık H, İğci A, Keçer M: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with previous excisional biopsy. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

82.Ayalp IÇ, Keçer M, Asoğlu O, Özmen V, Yavuz E: Important factors in decision making for breast conserving surgery in patients with breast cancer.

83.Ünal ES, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Tunacı M, Keçer M, Özmen V : Granulomatous mastitis. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

84.Karanlık H, Asoğlu O, Özmen V, Keçer M, Tuzlacı S, İğci A: Axillary metastasis from ovarian cancer : Two cases report. VIIth National Breast Congress, 16-19 October 2003, Antalya.

85.Özmen V: Gastroesophageal reflux disease and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. 2. Mediterrenean Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, 22-25 October 2003, İstanbul.

86.Müslümanoğlu M, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Özmen V, İğci A, Keçer M, Parlak M, Gündüz M: Extended lymph node dissection for gastric cancer. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

87.Özmen V, İğci A, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Kaya H, Parlak M: Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

88.İğci A, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M: Laparoscopic colorectal surgery. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

89.Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Özmen V, Keçer M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Parlak M: Factors effecting local recurrence in patients with breast conserving surgery. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

90.Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, İğci A, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M, Özçınar B: Sentinel lymph node biopsy : evaluation of first 400 patients. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

91. Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, , Müslümanoğlu M, Karslıoğlu C, Yanar F, Keçer M, Özmen V, İğci A: Local excision for patients with early stage rectal cancer. Annual Congress of Turkish Surgical Society 2004, 26-30 May 2004, Belek, Antalya.

92.Özçınar B, Özmen V: Thoracoscopic-laparoscopic excision of distal esophageal cancer. “Case report”. Monthly Meeting of İstanbul Surgical Society. 15 June 2005, İstanbul.

93.Özmen V: Sentinel Lymph node biopsy and early stage breast cancer. Monthly Meeting of İstanbul Surgical Society. 15 June 2005, İstanbul

94.Asoğlu O, Altıntoprak F, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Akyüz M, Kabul E, Keçer M, Parlak M: Laparoscopic approaches for colo-rectal cancer. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul.

95.Özmen V, Özçınar B, Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, İğci A, Akyüz M, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M: Does early splenic artery ligation decreases blood loss during laparoscopic splenectomy? 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

96.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Keçer M, Müslümanoğlu, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M, Parlak M : Thoracoscopic and laparoscopic esophagectomy. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

97.Özmen V, Özçınar B, İğci A, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Şen Oran E, Karanlık H, Parlak M: Our results of laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

98. İğci A, Altıntoprak F, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Akyüz M, Peşluk O, Keçer M, Parlak M: Laparoscopic approaches patients with achalasia. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

99.Müslümanoğlu M, Kabul E, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M: Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy “Our results”. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

100.Asoğlu O, Serin RK, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M: The place of laparoscopy in rectal surgery. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul..

101.Asoğlu O, Altıntoprak F, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Serin RK, Akyüz M, Keçer M, Parlak M: The place of laparoscopy in colon surgery. 7th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress. 18-21 September 2005, The Marmara Hotel- İstanbul.

102.İğci A, Karanlık H, Serin K, Parlak M, Keçer, Müslümanoğlu M, Peşluk O, Özmen V, Yanar F, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M: The effect of cerb-B2 expression on survival in patients with breast cancer. VIIIth National Breast Cancer Congress, 21-24 September 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

103.Özmen V, Karanlık H, Özçınar B, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Keçer M, Parlak M, Asoğlu O, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M: Is axillary lymph node dissection necessary in patients with micrometastasis in sentinel lymph node? VIIIth National Breast Cancer Congress, 21-24 September 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

104.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Şen Oran E, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Keçer M, Parlak M, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M: Sentinel lenf nodülü biyopsisinde mikrometastaz saptanan hastalarda aksiller disseksiyon gerekli midir? VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

105.Asoğlu O, Karanlık, Akyüz M, Borucu İ, Altıntoprak F, Keçer M, Parlak M, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M: Kemoterapi yapılan hastalarda evre değişiminin sağkalıma etkisi. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

106.Asoğlu O, Karanlık, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M, Borucu İ, Parlak M, Keçer M, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Aksakal N: Aksilla negatifliğini belirleyen faktörler. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

107. Müslümanoğlu M, Karanlık, Kabul E, Parlak M, Keçer M, Özmen V, İğci A, Akyüz M, Asoğlu O, Tunacı M, Acunaş G, Yavuz E, Tuzlalı S, İplikçi A, Dinçer M, Aslay I, Küçücük S, Topuz E, Aydıner A, Saip P, Altıntoprak F: Meme kanseri cerrahisinde 16 yıllık takip sonuçları.. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

108. Müslümanoğlu M, Karanlık, Kabul E, Parlak M, Keçer M, Özmen V, Serin K, İğci A, Aksakal N, Asoğlu O, Aydıner A, Saip P, Eralp Y, Dinçer M, Aslay I, Küçücük S, Topuz E, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M,: Meme koruyucu cerrahinin uzun dönem sonuçları.. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

109.Asoğlu O, Karanlık, Aksakal N, Altıntoprak F, Keçer M, Parlak M, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Akyüz M: Meme kanseri hastalarında timidin işaretleme indeksinin-TLİ prognostik rolü (10 yıllık takip sonuçları). VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

110.Özmen V, Ünal ES, Özçınar B, Bilir A, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Keçer M, Karanlık H, Parlak M, Asoğlu O, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M: Erken evre meme kanserinde bromodeoksirüdin işaretleme indeksinin standart prognostik faktörlerle ilişkisi. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

111.İğci A, Karanlık H, Serin K, Parlak M, Yavuz E, Dursun M, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Özmen V, Altıntoprak F, Akyüz M: Granülomatöz mastitte steroid tedavisinin yeri. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

112.Şen-Oran E, Özmen V: Meme kanserini taklit eden meme içi lenf nodülü : Toksoplazma lenfadeniti. VIII. Ulusal Meme Hastalıkları Kongresi, 21-24 Eylül 2005, İstanbul-Türkiye.

113.Özmen V: Meme lezyonlarında cerrahın patologdan beklentileri. Meme Sitopatolojisi Kursu, Cumhuriyet Üniversitesi, 1 Ekim 2005, Sivas.

114.Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Bademler S, Matlım T, Altıntoprak F, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M: Ameliyat edilebilir mide kanserli hastalarda cerrahi disseksiyon tipinin (D1,D2) ve histopatolojik parametrelerin sağ kalım üzerine etkileri. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

115.Özçınar B, Özmen V, İğci A, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M: Laparoskopik Nissen Fundoplikasyon Deneyimimiz. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

116.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M: Minimal invazif özofagus cerrahisi. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

117.Asoğlu O, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M, Kapran Y, Altıntoprak F, Matlım T: Nüks rektum kanserinin cerrahi tedavisinde prognostik faktörler. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

118.Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M, Barbaros U, Altıntoprak F, Matlım T, Karanlık H: Laparoskopik rektal kanser cerrahisinde teknik zorluklar. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

119.Deveci U, Özmen V, Bilir A, Eren T, Destek S: Kolorektal kanserde Bromodeokirüdin işaretleme indeksinin prognostik değeri. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

120.Asoğlu O, Matlım T, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Keçer M, Karanlık H, Özmen V, Altıntoprak F, Kapran Y, Parlak M, İlhan B : Aşağı yerleşimli rektum kanserinin tedavisinde neoadjuvan kemoradyoterapi sfinkter koruyucu girişim ve morbidite üzerine etkili midir? Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

121.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Asoğlu O, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M: Meme kanseri cerrahisinde uygulanan cerrahi yöntemlerin ameliyat sonrası kısa ve uzun dönemde hasta yaşam kalitesi üzerine etkilerinin araştırılması. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

122. İğci A, Serin F, Altıntoprak F, Karanlık H, Peşluk O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Keçer, Parlak M : cerb-B2 ekspresyonunun meme kanserli hastalarda sağkalıma etkisi. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

123. İğci A, Destek S, Altıntoprak F, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Keçer, Parlak M, Peşluk O, Asoğlu O : Sentinel lenf nodülü biyopsisi deneyimlerimiz. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

124. Müslümanoğlu M, Altıntoprak F, Tihan D, Gök K, Peşluk O, İlhan B, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Parlak M, Asoğlu O: 16 years follow-up results of patients with breast cancer. National Surgical Congress 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

125.Asoğlu O, Barbaros U, Altıntoprak F, Matlım T, Kapran Y, Sağlam S, Sağlam E, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Keçer M, Karanlık H, Parlak M : Lokal ileri evre özofagus kanserlerinde kime neoadjuvan kemoradyoterapi kime cerrahi tedavi uygulanmalı ? Olgu sunumları. Ulusal Cerrahi Kongresi 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

126. İğci A, Peşluk O, Altıntoprak F, Matlım T, Gök K, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Keçer, Parlak M : Laparoscopic approaches for benign and malignant colonic diseases. National Surgical Congress 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

127.Asoğlu O, Kabul E, Karanlık H, Parlak M, Keçer M, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Kapran Y : Factors effecting survival rate in intra-abdominal mesenchymal tumors. National Surgical Congress 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

128.Tihan D, Özmen V, Özgen G, İğci A, Keçer M, Müslümanoğlu M, Asoğlu O, Parlak M: Evaluation of mammarian internal lymph nodes in patients with early breast cancer. National Surgical Congress 2006, 24-28 Mayıs 2006, Antalya.

129.Ozmen V, Ozcinar B, Igci A, Asoglu O, Muslumanoglu M, Kecer M, Cabioglu N. Our experiences for laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication: “Results of 15 years of follow-up”. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

130.Asoglu O, Matlım T, Karanlık H, Atar M, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozmen V, Kadıoglu A. The effect of laparoscopic surgery on quality of life and sexual functions in paients with rectal cancer. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

131.Ozcinar B, Celik TO, Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Igci A, Kecer M. Minimally invasive esophageal surgery. 8th National Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, July 4, 2007, Antalya.

132.Küçücük S, Aslay I, Kemikler G, Ergen A, Okutan M, Öztürk N, Eralp Y, Özmen V, Güngel H, töre H. Interstitial brachytherapy after breast conserving surgery in 234 patients with early breast cancer. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

133.Cabioğlu N, Özçınar B, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, Dağoğlu T, Eralp Y, Aslay I, Yavuz E, Tunacı M, Aydıner A, Keçer M. The factors preventing local recurrences after neoadjuvant chemotherapy. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

134.Çelik T, Cabioğlu N, Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Özçınar B, Dağoğlu T, Keçer M, Aslay I, Aydıner A. Manegement of phylloides tumors of the breast. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

135. Özçınar B, Cabioğlu N, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Keçer M, Dağoğlu T, Dinçer M, Eralp Y, Tuzlalı S, Tunacı M, Aydıner A. The factors affecting overall and disease free survival in locally advanced breast cancer. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

136. Özçınar B, Özmen V, Cabioğlu N, Özmen T, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Dağoğlu T, Keçer M. Evaluation of internal mammary lymph nodes in early breast cancer. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

137. Özmen V, Cabioğlu N, Karanlık H, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen T, Özçınar B, Mudun A, Tuzlalı S, Dağoğlu T, Keçer M, Parlak M. The factors affecting non-sentinel lymph node involvement in patients with sentinel lymph node biopsy. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

138.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Cabioğlu N, Tiryaki B. A giant breast hamartoma. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

139.Özçınar B, Özmen V, Dursun M, Özlürk Y, Cabioğlu N. Benign breast tumors. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

140.Özçınar B, Özmen V. Sarcomatous tumors of the breast. 9th National Breast Congress. September 4-9, 2007, Ankara.

141.Asoglu O, Ozturk E, Kunduz H, Karanlik H, Parlak M, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Kapran Y. The place of laparoscopic surgery in rectal cancer. National Surgical Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

142.Ozcinar B, Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Dagoglu T, Kecer M, Parlak M. Breast cancer risk factors in Turkish women. National Surgical Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

143.Ozcinar B, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Citlak B, Cabioglu N, Igci A, Dagoglu T, Kecer M, Parlak M. Breast conserving surgery after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy. National Surgical Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

144.M Müslümanoğlu, G Çıtlak, B Özçınar, V Özmen, A İğci, T Dağoğlu, M Keçer, M Parlak. Surgical Treatment in Patients with Advanced Phase of Achalasia: Laparoscopic Anterior Myotomi. National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31,2008, Antalya.

145.M Tükenmez, A İğci, N Aksakal, U Barbaros, Y Erbil, A Bozbora, A Dinçcağ, V Özmen, M Müslümanoğlu, S Destek The Lymphorrhagia of Effect Use Lıgasure Vessel Sealing System in axillary dissection and The effect of seroma constitution, National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

146. M Gündüz, M Tükenmez, M Müslümanoğlu, V Özmen, A İğci, A Mudun, K Güven ,A Salmaslıoğlu.Intraabdominal Reccurence of Colon Tumors in Radioisotope Removing Case Report. National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

147.B Özcinar, M Muslumanoglu,V Ozmen, , A İğci, T Dagoglu, U Deveci, A Bilir, T Eren,S Destek, G Çıtlak,Marking Bromodeoksiüridine Prognostic Value in Colorectal Cancer Index is Available? National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

148.M Muslumanoglu, G Çıtlak, B Özçınar, V Özmen, A İğci, T Dağoğlu, M Keçer, M Parlak. Neoadjuvant Therapy in a Patient with Rectal Tumors Case Reasons of Laparoscopic Surgery To Open Surgery: Providing Safe Surgery Limits. National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

149.D Tihan, V Özmen, A İğci, T Dağoğlu, M Keçer, M Parlak. The Breast Cancer Which developing at the Fibradenoma Ground: Case Report and Disscusion of the literature. National Surgery Congress 2008, May 28-31, 2008, Antalya.

150.Bozdogan A, Özçınar B, Saçlı T, Ozmen V,Muslumanoglu M, Iğci A, Dagoglu T.Between Patients and Hospital Staff Interpersonal Communication. Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference and National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008. October 21-25, 2008.Istanbul, Turkey.

151.Ozmen V.Canbay E, Ozcınar B, Mudun A, Yavuz E, Parlak M, Muslumanoglu M, Iğci A, Dagoglu T,Keçer M. Internal Mamaryan Lymph Nodule Biopsy at Early Phase Breast Cancer (İMLNB). Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference and National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008. October 21-25, 2008.Istanbul, Turkey.

152.Silahsızoğlu B, Ozcınar B, , Iğci A, Dagoglu T, Ozmen V,Muslumanoglu M, Keçer M,Parlak M. Breast Cancer Incidence in a Year at University Hospital: Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference and National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008. October 21-25, 2008.Istanbul, Turkey.

153. Ozcınar B, Canbay E,Gürdal S,Tunacı M,Yavuz E,Iğci A,Dagoglu T,Ozmen V,Muslumanoglu M, Keçer M, Parlak M. The Significance of Magnetic Resocance İmaging of the Breast Cancer Pre-Operation in Evaluating. Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference and National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008. October 21-25, 2008.Istanbul, Turkey.

154.Eralp Y, Aydıner A, Tuzlalı S, Canbay E, Ozçınar B, Ozmen V,Muslumanoglu M,Igci A,Keçer M, Parlak M, Dagoglu T. Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Therapeutic Anthracycline Neodjuvan given Dosetakselli Additional Comparison of Treatment Methods
Istanbul Breast Cancer Conference and National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008. October 21-25, 2008.Istanbul, Turkey.

155.Ozmen V. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery. The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009,April 23-26, 2009, Cesme,Izmir, Turkey.

156.Ozkan SG, Kecer M, Dagoglu T, Ozmen V, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M. Is sentinel lymph node biopsy necessary in patients with Ductal Carcinoma In Situ? The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009,April 23-26, 2009, Çeşme,Turkey.

157.Ozcinar B, Guler S, Ozmen V, Gulluoglu B, Kocaman N, Ozkan M, Oran E,Saricam G, Kecer M, Igci A, Dagoglu T, Muslumanoglu M. Complications of Loco-regional treatment of Breast Cancer and their effects on quality of life. The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009,April 23-26, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

158.Ozcinar B, Canbay E, Gurdal S, Muslumanoglu M, Keçer M, Dağoğlu T, Ozmen V, Igci A. Clinical Significance of Micrometastases In Sentinel Lymph Node in early breast cancer. The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009,April 23-26, 2009, Cesme,Izmir, Turkey.

159.Gurdal S , Ozmen V, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M. Keçer M, Dağoğlu T, Özcinar B.The role of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Breast Cancer Treatment. The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009,April 23-26, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

160.Gurdal S, Ozmen V, M. Kecer M, Dagoglu T, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Ozcinar B. Factors affecting surgical margins in patients with early breast cancer. The Aegean Surgery Congress 2009, April 23-26, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

161.Bozdogan A, Ozcinar B, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A,.Ozmen V, Kecer M. Factors Affecting Mortality in Patients with stage I breast cancer. 10 th National Breast Diseases Congress 2009, September 30 – October 04, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

162.Ozcinar B, Ozbaş S, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Balkan M, Aydoğan F, Canda T, Harmancioglu O, Aksaz E, Gulluoglu B, Ozaslan C, Kayahan M, Mersin H, Kocak S, Ulufi N, Soran A. Triple Negative Breast Cancer, Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity, and Non Sentinel Lymph Node Metastasis. Preliminary Results of MF 09-01 Study.. 10 th National Breast Diseases Congress 2009, September 30 – October 04, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

163.Bozkurt B, Soran A, Ozbas S, Aksaz E, Dagoglu T, Cengiz O, Ozaslan C, Col C, Koksal N, Canturk Z, Yildirim E, Atalay C, Alagol H, Cabioglu N, Unal B, Utkan B, Berberoglu K, Evrensel T, Atahan K, Ulufi N, Ozmen V, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M. The effect of primary surgical treatment on metastatic breast cancer. Preliminary Results of Phase III Study (MF07-01 Prospective Randomized Study). 10 th National Breast Diseases Congress 2009, September 30 – October 04, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

164.Ozaydin AN, Cabioglu N, Gulluoglu BM, Unalan P.C, Gorpe S, Oner BR, Aribal E, Duran C, Thomas D, Anderson BO, Ozmen V. Factors affecting mammography screening in Healthy Women in Bahcesehir. 10 th National Breast Diseases Congress 2009, September 30 – October 04, 2009, Cesme, Izmir,Turkey.

165.Ipek C, Bozdogan A, Selamoglu D, Ozmen V. Factors effecting survivals in breast cancer patients with breast conserving surgery and negative sentinel lymph node. 18th National Surgical Congress, May 23-27, 2012, Izmir.

166.Kadioglu H, Tukenmez M, Sarici IS, Ozmen V, Igci A, Kecer M, Muslumanoglu M. Is micrometastasis in sentinel lymph node a risk factor? 18th National Surgical Congress, May 23-27, 2012, Izmir.

167.Alco G, Igdem S, Dincer M, Ozmen V, Demir G, Koksal G, Tecimer C, Saglam S, Pilanci KN, Yenice S, Tuzlali S, Erdogan Z, Uysal F, Ozaçmak ID, Okkan S. 25-hydroxy vitamin D levels in patients with breast cancer: Importance of dressing style. 17th National Cancer Congress, April 19-23, 2013, Antalya, Turkey.

168.Erdogan Z, Selamoglu D, Alco G, Pilanci KN, Demir G, Tuzlali S, Ozacmak ID, Uysal F, Ozmen V. Bioelectical impedance measurements for lymphedema in patients with breast cancer: Preliminary results. 17th National Cancer Congress, April 19-23, 2013, Antalya, Turkey.

169.Ozmen Vahit, Boylu S, Ok E, Cantürk Z, Celik V, Kapkac M, Girgin S, Tireli M, Ihtiyar E, Demircan O, Baskan MS, Koyuncu A, Tasdelen I, Dumanli E, Ozdener F. Factors affecting delay in treatment of breast cancer in Turkey. Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Societies Multicentric Survey, 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

170.Ozmen T, Ozkan SG, Kayhan A, Ozaydin N, Cabioglu N, Ozcinar B, Ozmen V, Aribal E. First two round results of “Bahcesehir Organized mammographic Screening Project”. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

171.Tükenmez M, Ozden BC, Agcaoglu O, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A. Video Endoscopic Single-Port Nipple-areola Sparing Mastectomy and breast reconstruction. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

172.Alco G, Bozdogan, Selamoglu D, Pilancı KN, Tuzlali S, Ordu C, Demir G, Ozmen V. Prognostic factors related to Ki-67 expression in Turkish breast cancer patients: A Study of Florence Nightingale Breast Cancer Working Group. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

172. Peker KD, Ozcinar B, Malya FU, Tükenmez M, Keskin M, İgci A, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Dinccag A, Muslumanoglu M. Are Mammography and ultrasound effective in patients under 40 years old? 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

173. Agacayak F, Bozdogan A, Selamoglu D, Killi R, Ozmen V. Histopathologic results of stereotactic breast biopsies in patients with non-palpable breast lesions. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

174.Yüksel S, Ugras GA, Cavdar I, Bozdogan A, Gürdal SO, Akyolcu N, Ozmen V. Meme Kanseri Riski, Algısı ve Farkındalığının Risk Modelleri ile Karşılaştırılması: Kesitsel Bir Çalışma. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

175.Mehmet Ali Eryılmaz, Nergis Aksoy, Ömer Karahan, İsmet Tolu, Adil Kartal, Mehmet Koç, Vahit ÖzmenErken Evre Meme Kanserli Hastalarda Aksillanın Klinik ve Histopatolojik Bulgularının Karşılaştırılması. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

176.Mustafa Tükenmez, Şeyma Karakuş, Nihat Aksakal, Orhan Ağcaoğlu, A. F. Kaan Gök, Emre Hocaoğlu, Vahit Özmen, Ahmet Dinççağ, Abdullah İğci, Mahmut MüslümanoğluMastektomi ve Eş Zamanlı İmplant ile Rekonstrüksiyonda İmplant Kaybı Düşüktür. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

177.Mustafa Tükenmez, Orhan Ağcaoğlu, Nihat Aksakal, Şeyma Karakuş, Beyza Özçınar, Emre Hocaoğlu, Vahit Özmen, Ahmet Dinççağ, Abdullah İğci, Mahmut MüslümanoğluMeme Koruyucu Cerrahi Yapılan Hastalardaki Kozmetik Sorunlar Meme İçi İmplantı ile İyileştirilebilinir. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

178.Gülay Altun Uğraş, Serpil Yüksel, İkbal Çavdar, Sibel Özkan Gürdal, Atilla Bozdoğan, Nevin Kanan, Vahit ÖzmenMeme Kanseri Riski Yüksek Kadınlarda Anksiyete Düzeyi Erken Tanıya Yönelik Davranışları Etkiler mi? 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

179.Neslihan Cabıoğlu, Sibel Özkan Gürdal, Arda Kayhan, Nilüfer Özaydın, Beyza Özçınar, Erkin Arıbal, Vahit Özmen. İstanbul Bahçeşehir Meme Kanseri Tarama Çalışmasında Saptanan Meme Kanserlerinin Klinikopatolojik Özellikleri ve Moleküler Profilleri. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

180.İrem Bayram, Mustafa Tükenmez, A.F. Kaan Gök, Onur Bayram, Memduh Dursun, Vahit Özmen, Ahmet Dinççağ, Abdullah İğci, Mustafa Keçer, Gülden Acunaş, Mahmut MüslümanoğluTek Başına MR Bulgularıyla Mastektomi Yapılmamalı. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

181.Mustafa Tükenmez, Onur Bayram, Mehmet İlhan, Selim Doğan, Nihat Aksakal, Vahit Özmen, Ahmet Dinççağ, Abdullah İğci, Mustafa Keçer, Mahmut Müslümanoğlu. Neoadjuvan Tedavi Görmüş Lokal İleri Meme Kanserli Olgularda Başlangıçtaki Cilt Ödemi MKC için Kontendike Değildir. 12th National Breast Cancer Congress, 24-27 October, 2013, Antalya.

B-Oral presentations of Prof.Dr.Vahit Özmen in English and French

1.Ozmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Ünal M, Yersiz H: La valeur de I’xanguino transfusion avec du sang heparinise dans le traitement du choc septique du aux endotoxines. XVIIIeme Semaine Medicale Balkanique 30Aout- 4 Septembre 1984, İstanbul.

2. Ozmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, Keskin H, Dağoğlu T: Effect of surgery on delayed type hypersensitivity (An experimental study ). Mediterranean Surgical Meeting’87, 13-17 June 1987, İstanbul.

3.Ozmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, İplikci A, Keçer M: Efficiency of frozen section diagnosis of the masses in the breast. Mediterranean Surgical Meeting’87, 13-17 June 1987, İstanbul.

4.Keçer M, Ozmen V, Yamaner S, Kebudi A: Latrogenic bile duct injuries. XI Session Des Journees Medicales Balkaniques, 25-27 Mai 1989, İstanbul.

5.Bilir A, Gürtekin M, Aydın F, Kervancıoğlu E, Erbengi T, Özmen V: The effect of gossypol on the rat adenohypophysis ( An ultrastructural Study ). III Balkan Congress on Electron Microscopy, 18-22 September, 1989, Athens, Greece.

6. Flint LM, Ozmen V, Nichols RL, Smith J, McSwain NE: Autotransfusion of Culture-Positive Blood(CPB) in Abdominal Trauma. One Hundred First Annual Session of the Southern Surgical Asociation, December 2-5, 1990, Boca Raton, Florida.

7. Ozmen V, Flint LM, Nichols RL, Smith J, McSwain NE: Autotransfusion of Culture-Positive Blood (CPB) in Abdominal Trauma. Joint Annual Meeting, Louisiana Chapter of American College of Surgeons January 19-20 1991, Westin Canal Place, New Orleans, Louisiana.

8. Webb RW, Ozmen V, Moulder PV, Shabahang B, Breaux J: Talc pleurodesis for the treatment of pleural effusions. The Western Thoracic Association, The 17th Annual Meeting June 26-29, 1991, Westin Hotel, Seattle, Washinggton.

9. Scalia S, Ozmen V, Force S, Chambers RB, Van Wylen D, Burton H, Flint LM: Gut vasodilator response to hypertonic resuscitation is attenuated by systemic hypoxia. The Fifth Congress for Microcirculation August 31-September 5, 1991, Louisville, Kentucky.

10. Scalia SV, Taheri PA, Force BA, Chambers BS, Hansen D, Ozmen V, Lui D, Flint LM, Steinberg S: Mesenteric microcirculatory changes in non-lethal hemorrhagic shock: The role of balanced electrolyte and hypertonic saline/dextran in resuscitation. Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Fifth Scientific Assembly, January 16-18, 1992, Bermuda.

11.Ozmen V, McSwain NE, Nichols RL, Smith J, Flint LM: Autotransfusion induced coagulopathy: A clinical Problem? Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Fifth Scientific Assembly, January 16-18,1992, Bermuda.

12.Nichols RL, Smith JW, McSwain NE, Robertson GD, Ozmen V, Flint LM: Prospective alterations in therapy for penetrating abdominal trauma. Twelfth Annual Meeting of the Surgical Infection Society, April 9-11, 1992, Century City Hotel, Los Angeles, California.

13. Fine JS, Ozmen V, Sands KC, Hammer RA: The effect of liver extract and neurotensin on gastric acid secretion inrats with chronic gastric fistulae. Southern Society for Clinical investigation, 13th Annual Meeting 11-13 March 1992, New Orleans, Louisiana.

14. Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Turkish Surgical Congress’92, 14-18 May, 1992, İstanbul.

15. Ozmen V, Ünal M, Öztürk N, Aslay I: Results of breast conserving treatment in patients with early breast cancer. Turkish Surgical Congress’92, 14-18 Mayıs 1992, İstanbul.

16. Ozmen V, Thomas WO, Healy JT, Fish JM, Chambers RB, Tacchi E, Nichols RL, Flint LM: Irrigation of the abdominal cavity in the treatment of experimentally induced microbial peritonitis: Efficacy of ozonated saline. Southern Medical Association 86th Annual Scientific Assembly, November 12-15, 1992, San Antonio, Texas.

17.Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Ozmen V, Akıncı M, Kadıoğlu A: Laparoscopic ligation of varicocele. 1 st Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery ‘Minimally Invasive Surgery 2000’ 5-8 August 1993, Singapore.

18.Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Mercan S, İğci A: Complicatons of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (Analysis of 180 cases ). 1 st Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery ‘Minimally Invasive Surgery 2000’ 5-8 August 1993,Singapore.

19.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M: Laparoscopic vagotomy and pyloric dilatation in the treatment of duodenal ulcer. 1 st Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery ‘Minimally Invasive Surgery 2000’ 5-8 August 1993, Singapore.

20.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M: Laparascopic orchiectomy for cryptorchidism and hernioplasty. 1 st Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery ‘Minimally Invasive Surgery 2000’ 5-8 August 1993, Singapore.

21.Ozmen V, İğci A, Tunç M, Müslümanoğlu M, Esen T: Laparoscopic lymph node dissection in the staging of prostatic cancer. 1 st Asian Pacific Congress of Endoscopic Surgery ‘Minimally Invasive Surgery 2000’ 5-8 August 1993, Singapore.

22.Esen T, Tunç M, Özcan F, Akıncı M, Özmen V, İğci A: The rationale of laparoscopic staging lymphadenectomy in prostatic cancer. 4th European Congress of Video Surgery, 5-8 June 1994, İstanbul.

23.Ozmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Buğra D: Laporoscopic truncal vagotomy and pyloric balloon dilatation in the treatment of duodenal ulcer. 4 th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery 16-19 June 1994, Kyoto, Japan.

24.Ozmen V, Dolay K, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Aydıner A, Dinçer M, Asoğlu O: Primary chemotherapy for locally advanced breast cancer. 9th International Congress on Breast Diseases, April 28-May 2, 1996, Houston, Texas.

25.Müslümanoğlu M, Şad O, Özmen V, Asoğlu O, Dinçer M, Ünal M: Breast conserving surgery. 9th International Congress on Breast Diseases, April 28-May 2, 1996, Houston, Texas.

26.İğci A, Bilir A, Berber E, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M: Thymidine labeling index as a prognostic parameter. 9th International Congress on Breast Diseases, April 28-May 2, 1996, Houston, Texas.

27.Ozmen V, Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A:Laparoscopic splenectomy. 4thInternational Congress of The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Trondheim, Norway, 23- 26 June 1996.

28.Avtan L, Avcı C, Alper A, Özmen V, Buğra D, Mercan S, İğci A: Videoendoscopic postgraduate education basic and advanced courses in Turkey. .4th International Congress of The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Trondheim, Norway, 23-26 June 1996.

29.Ozmen V, Yol S, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A,Asoğlu O: Complications of laparoscopic cholecystectomy. 4th International Congress of The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Trondheim, Norway, 23-26 June 1996.

30.Iğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Asoğlu O, Özmen V:Laparoscopic esophagomyotom (Heller’s). 4th International Congress of The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery Trondheim, Norway, 23-26 June 1996.

31.Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Asoğlu O: Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. 4t International Congress of The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery, Trondheim, Norway, 23-26 June 1996.

32.Özmen V: Laparoscopic gastric surgery. Euro-Asian Congress of Endoscopic Surgery 17-21 June 1997, İstanbul.

33.Avcı C, Özmen V, Avtan L, Müslümanoğlu M, Büyükuncu Y: La vagotomie tronculaire videoendoscopique “sans drainage gastrique”. Academie Nationale De Chırurgıe 14 Janvier 1998.

34.Bilir A, Ozmen V, Cabioğlu N, Müslümanoğlu M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İğci A, Aslay I, Aydıner A, Dağoğlu T, Erkan M: Dimethil sulfoxide synergistically increases the antitumor cytotoxicity of 5-FU on FMA-3 cell line cultures in tumor colony-forming assays. 10th International Congress on Breast Diseases of the Senologic International Society(S.I.S.), Oporto, Portugal May 31-June 4, 1998.

35.Ozmen V, Dolay K, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A: Laparoscopic nissen fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Eurosurgery 2000, İstanbul, Turkey.

36.Müslümanoğlu M, Karslıoğlu C, Özmen V, Yanar H, Ayalp K, Bozfakioğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Unal M: Is the sentinel lymph node biopsy a reliable method in accurately predicting axillae in patients with breast cancer. Eurosurgery 2000, 20- 24 June 2000, İstanbul. 37.Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay A. K., Karslıoğlu C, Yanar H, Beşışık F: Laparoscopic Nissen’ s Fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease.Eurosurgery 2000, 20-24 Haziran 2000, İstanbul.

38.Cabioğlu N, Dağoğlu T, Tuzlalı S, İğci A, Doğan O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, Bilir A, Aydıner A, Keçer M, Parlak MPredictive biological markers in evaluation of chemotherapy response in locally advanved breast cancer patients. 7th International Conference February 21-24, 2001 St Gallen / Switzerland. The Breast, Adjuvant Therapy of Primary Breast Cancer Vol.10, Suppl.1, February 2001, Abstract book; S22, P28.

39.Asoğlu O, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Parlak M, Bozfakioğlu Y, Keçer M, Dilege E : Sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients with invasive breast cancer: Is multifocality a contraindication to the sentinel lymph node biopsy? 1st Congress of the World Society for Breast Health (WSBH). September 22-25, 2001.

40.Cabioglu N., A. Bilir, G. Yanikkaya-Demirel, A. Aydiner, A. Igci, Ozmen V “Synergistic antitumoral activity of paclitaxel combined with tamoxifen or medroxyprogesterone asetate against FM3A breast carcinoma cells through apoptotic pathway,” Abstract Book, 11th International Congress on Anti-Cancer Treatment, #221, Paris (France), 2001.

41.Cabioglu N., A. Igci, E. Aktas, E.O. Yildirim, S. Bilgic, M. Muslumanoglu, Y. Bozfakioglu, M. Kecer, Ozmen V and G. Deniz, “An ultrasensitive tumor enriched flow-cytometric assay for detection of isolated tumor cells in bone marrow of patients with breast cancer,” Proceedings of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, 3rd Annual Meeting of The American Society of Breast Surgeons, Vol.3, Boston (USA), 2002.

42.Karanlık H, Ünal ES, Asoglu O, Özmen V, Kecer M, Bozfakioglu Y, Parlak M, Igci A, Müslümanoglu M: Granulomatous mastitis. 2nd Congress of The World Society for Breast Health, Budapest, Hungary, 24-28, June 2003.

43. Karanlık H, Ünal ES, Asoglu O, Özmen V, Kecer M, Bozfakioglu Y, Parlak M, Igci A, Müslümanoglu M: The role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer patients with excisional biopsy. 2nd Congress of The World Society for Breast Health, Budapest, Hungary, 24-28, June 2003.

44. Ünal ES, Karanlık H, , Asoglu O, Özmen V, Kecer M, Bozfakioglu Y, Parlak M, Igci A, Müslümanoglu M: Results of breast conserving surgery. 2nd Congress of The World Society for Breast Health, Budapest, Hungary, 24-28, June 2003.

45.Özmen V, Oran Şen E, Görgün E et al. : Histological and clinical outcome after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease and Barrett’s esophagus. 14th International Congress and Endo Expo 2005 September 14-17, 2005, San Diego, California, USA

46.Özmen V. Barrett’s esophagus and laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. European Surgical Society Meeting. November 21-25, 2005, Vienna, Austria.

47.Özmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey. Ludwig Maximillian University, 13-15, June 2005, Munich, Germany.

48.Özmen V. Thoracoscopic and laparoscopic esophagectomy for early esophageal cancer. October 1-4, 2006, Sophia, Bulgaria.

49.Özmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey. Ludwig Maximillian University, 13-15, October 2006, Munich, Germany.

50.Özmen V. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early breast cancer. Ludwig Maximillian University, 13-15, October 2006, Munich, Germany.

51.Ozmen V. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early breast cancer: Controversies. 4th World Congress of the World Society for Breast Health, October 16-22, 2007, Tianjin, China.

52.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N, Gulluoglu B, Özcinar B. Breast cancer risk factors among Turkish women. The Breast Health Global Initiative Consensus Conference, 1-4 October 2007, Budapest, Hungary.

53.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N, Gulluoglu B, Ozcınar B.   A pilot mammographic screening in Bahcesehir, Istanbul, Turkey. The Breast Health Global Initiative Consensus Conference, 1-4 October 2007, Budapest, Hungary.

54.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N, Ozcınar B, Ozgen C, Tihan D, Mudun A, Ozmen T, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Kecer M, Dagoglu T. Utility of internal mammary lymph node biopsy in breast cancer. 30th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. December 13-16, 2007, San Antonio, Tx.

55. Cabioglu N, Igci A, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Dagoglu T, Sahin AA, Yidirim EO, Aktas E, Bilgic S, Price JE, Deniz G, Kecer M. CXCR coexpression with EGFR/HER-2 positivity in breast cancer is a poor prognostic factor in patients with isolated tumor cells in bone marrow. 30th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. December 13-16, 2007, San Antonio, Tx, USA.

56.Cabioglu N, Ozmen V, H. Karanlık, M. Müslümanoğlu, A. İğci, T. Özmen, B. Özçınar, A. Mudun, S. Tuzlalı, T. Dağoğlu, M. Keçer ve M. Parlak, “Factors predicting sentinel and non-sentinel lymph node metastases in patients with breast cancer.” Abstract Book, EBCC-6, Eur J Cancer Suppl, Vol 6, No:7, p149, 2008.

57.Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Canbay E, Ozcinar B, et al. Is the Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Accurate for Patients with Initially Clinically Axilla-Positive Locally Advanced Breast Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy? 31th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. December 10-14, 2008, San Antonio, Tx, USA.

55.Ozcinar B, Güler SA, Ozmen V,. Gulluoglu BM, Kocaman N, Ozkan M, Oran ES, Saricam G, Muslumanoglu ME, Igci I, Kecer M, Dagoglu T, Parlak M. Morbidities after local/regional treatment of breast cancer and patients ‘quality of life.In thıs supplement primary therapy of early breast cancer 11 th International conference 2009.11-14 March 2009.St. Gallen Swıtzerland.

56.Ozmen V, S Ozkan Gürdal, M Muslumanoglu, A Igci, S Tuzlali, B Ozcinar, E Canbay, M Keçer, T Dagoglu.Predictive Factor for residual tumor after lumpectomy for close margins.2009 ASCO Annual meeling.(May 20 Supplement).2009

57.Ozmen V, Ozcinar B, S.A. Guler, B.M. Gulluoglu, N Kocaman, M Ozkan, M.E. Muslumanoglu, A Igci, M Kecer, T Dagoglu.Complications of local / regional treatment of breast cancer and quality of life. 2009 ASCO Annual meeling.(May 20 Supplement).2009

58.A.S.Gur, B Unal, U Ozbek, V Ozmen, F Aydoğan, S Gokgoz, B Gulluoglu,E Aksaz, S Ozbas, S Baskan,A Koyuncu,A Soran.Validation of Breast Cancer Nomograms for Predicting the Non Sentinel Lymph Node Metastases after a Positive Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in a Multicenter study: The Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Associations Protocol MF08-01.16 Jun 2009.

59. S Ozbas, V Ozmen, A Igcı,M Muslumanoglu, B Ozcinar, M Balkan, F Aydogan, T Canda, O Harmancıoglu, E Aksaz, B Gulluoglu, C Ozaslan, Z Canturk, M Kayahan,H Mersin,Z Utkan, S Kocak, N Ulufi, U Ozbek, A Dirican, O Andacoglu, A Soran. Predicting the likelihood of non-sentinel lymph node metastases in triple negative breast cancer patients with a positive sentinel lymph node; Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Associations Protocol MF09-01. 16 Jun 2009.

60.D Balkose, A Mudun, B Ozcinar, V Ozmen, M Muslumanoglu, T Dagoglu, H Dongel, E Yavuz, S Cantez .Is sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy reliable?Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging 2009. Annual Congress of the EANM 2009. Barcelona Spain.

61. Cabıoğlu N, Ozmen V, Ozaydin A.N Gulluoglu B.M., Unalan P.C, Gorpe S.,Oner B.R., Aribal E., Thomas DB9, Anderson BO, Survey on a pilot mammographic screening programme in Istanbul, Turkey,European Breast Cancer Conference 7, 24- 27 March 2010 Barcelona Spain.
62. Ozden B., Ozmen V., Arıncı A., A successfully reconstructed case of primary leiomyosarcoma of the breast , Modern Concepts: Breast Aesthetics and Reconstruction Conference 8- 10 July 2010, Solihull, UK

63.Kayhan A, Karanlik H, Sibel Ozkan Gurdal SO, Cabioglu N, Ozaydin N, Ozturk E, Unal ES, Aribal E, Bahadir Gulluoglu B, Ozmen V. PRELIMINARY DATA OF A TURKISH POPULATION-BASED ORGANIZED BREAST CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM FROM BAHCESEHIR, ISTANBUL, TURKEY . XVIth International Congress of the S.I.S. 2010 Valencia. November 8-10, 2010.

64.Gurdal SO, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozmen V. Positive margins in breast conserving surgery: Is re-excision always necessary? XVIth International Congress of the S.I.S. 2010 Valencia. November 8-10, 2010.

65.Kayahan M, Kadioglu H, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozmen V, Idiz O, Eralp Y, Tuzlali S. Trastuzumab use and survival in HER2 (+) nonmetastatic breast cancer among Turkish women. J Clin Oncol 29, 2011 (suppl 27; abstr 56). ASCO Breast Cancer Symposium 2011, USA.

66.S. Keskin, Y. Eralp, E. Akisik, E. Akisik, A. Igci, M. Muslumanoglu, S. Yilmaz, M. Tunaci, H. Camlica, S. Tuzlali, P. Saip, N. Dalay, V. Ozmen, E. Topuz. The predictive role of midtreatment changes in survivin, GSTP1, and topoisomerase 2 alpha expressions for pathologic complete response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced breast cancer. J Clin Oncol 29: 2011 (suppl; abstr 10539) 65. 2011 ASCO Annual Meeting 2011, USA.

67.Jacek Jassem, Florin Bacanu, Janis Eglitis, Jozef Mardiak, Tadeusz Pienkowski, Zsuzsanna Kahan, Vahit Ozmen, Monika Drobniene, Damir Vrbanec, Tatyana Semiglazova, Ljiljana Stamatovic, Constanta Timcheva, Suzana Vasovic, Piotr ZaborekPatient-related factors influencing time between first signs of breast cancer (BC) and appointment for medical visit (AMV): An international survey. 2012 ASCO Annual Meeting J Clin Oncol 30, 2012 (suppl; abstr 9046).

68.Jassem J, Ozmen V, Bacanu F, Drobniene M, Eglitis J, Kahan Z, Lakshmaiah K, Mardiak J, Pienkowski T, Semiglazova T, Stamatovic L, Timcheva C, Vasovics S, Vrbanec D, Zaborek P. Factors influencing time to seeking medical advice and start of treatment in breast cancer (BC) patients – an International survey. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2012, December 4-8, 2012, San Antonio,Tx,USA.

69.Cabioglu N, Ozkan-Gurdal S, Kayhan A, Ozaydın N, Aribal E, Ozmen V. Molecular profiles of screen-detected breast cancers from a Turkish breast cancer screening program. 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA J Clin Oncol 31, 2013 (suppl; abstr e12545).

70.Ozmen V, Boylu S, Ok E, Canturk Z, Celik V, Kapkac M, Girgin S, Tireli M, Ihtiyar E, Demircan O, Baskan MS, Koyuncu A, Tasdelen I, Dumanli E, Ozdener F; Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey; Adnan Menderes University, Aydin, Turkey; Erciyes University, Kayseri, Turkey; Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey; Ege University, Izmir, Turkey; Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey; Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey; Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey; Acibadem University Adana Hospital, Adana, Turkey; Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey; Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey; Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey; Roche Pharmaceuticals, Istanbul, Turkey. Factors affecting time to seeking medical advice and start of treatment in breast cancer (BC) patients in Turkey. 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA. J Clin Oncol 31, 2013 (suppl; abstr e17529).

71.Soran A, Ozmen V, Ozbas S, Karanlik H, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Canturk Z, Utkan Z, Ozaslan C, Evrensel T, Uras C, Aksaz E, Soyder A, Ugurlu U, Col C, Cabioglu N, Bozkurt B, Dagoglu T, Uzunkoy A, Dulger M, Koksal N, Cengiz O, Gulluoglu B, Unal B, Atalay C, Yildirim E, Erdem E, Salimoglu S, Sezer A, Koyuncu A, Gurleyik G, Alagol H, Ulufi N, Berberoglu U, Kennard E, Kelsey S, Lembersky B. Early follow up of a randomized trial evaluating resection of the primary breast tumor in women presenting with de novo stage IV breast cancer; Turkish study (protocol MF07-01) Turkish Federation of Societies for Breast Diseases, Istanbul, Turkey. December 10-14, 2013, San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2013, San Antonio, Tx, USA.

72.Ozmen V, Ozkan-Gurdal S, Kayhan A, Ozaydin N, Cabioglu N, Ozcinar B, Aribal E. Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Namik Kemal University, Tekirdag, Turkey; Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey. Successful results of a population-based organized mammography screening program in a developing country: The Turkish experience. December 10-14, 2013, San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2013, San Antonio, Tx, USA.

73.Cabioglu N, Ozkan-Gurdal S, Kayhan A, Ozaydin N, Ozcinar B, Aribal E, Ozmen V. Faculty of Medicine, Acibadem University, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Namik Kemal University, Tekirdag, Turkey; Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey; Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey. Molecular profiles of screen detected breast cancers: Final results of Turkish Bahcesehir breast cancer screening project. December 10-14, 2013, San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2013, San Antonio, Tx, USA.

C-Publications of Prof.Dr.Vahit Özmen in Turkish

1. Gürkan N, Avcı C, Şaşmaz O, Özmen V, Terzioğlu T,Güngel H, Çevikbaş U: Benign tumors of the gallbladder. Tıp Fak Mecm 45:814-820, 1982.

2. Özmen V, Erzurumlu K, Emre A, Buğra D: Two rare internal hernias. Tıp Fak Mecm 46:361-365, 1983.

3. Terzioğlu T, Parlak M, Özmen V, Erzurumlu K, İpekçi A, Avcı C: Intestinal obstructions caused by heterotopic gastric mucosa. Tıp Fak Mecm 47: 301-306,1984.

4. Özarmağan S, Özmen V, Parlak M, Bozfakıoğlu Y: Perianal fistula:Evaluation of 793 patients. GATA Bülteni 28:1005-1009, 1986.

5. Özarmağan S, Özmen V, Özarmağan G, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Belgerden S: Metastasis of melanoma to the small bowell. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi, 1:187-189,1986.

6. Özarmağan S, Özmen V, Parlak M, Sönmez Y, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İplikçi A:Gallbladder cancer. GATA Bülteni 29:193-196, 1987.

7. Ozmen V, Arınç O, Akıncı M: Total parenteral nutrition in patients with gastrointestinal cancer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 3:39-43,1987.

8. Ozmen V, Keçer M, Çevikbaş U, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Parlak M, Dağoğlu T: The effect of bile on colonic mucosa(experimental study). Türk Patoloji Dergisi 3:72-76, 1987.

9. Ozmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İplikçi A, Çevikbaş U, Keçer M: The role of frozen section diagnosis in breast cancer. Türk Patoloji Dergisi 3:76-79, 1987.

10.Ozmen V, Arınç O, Akıncı M: Feeding jejunostomy in critically surgical patients. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 3:53-56, 1987.

11.Ozmen V, Dağoğlu T, Özarmağan S, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Parlak M: The effect of heparinized blood exchange transfusion in rabbits with endotoxins induced septicemia and disseminated intravascular coagulation(experimental study).Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 3:21-28, 1987.

12.Ozmen V, Dağoğlu T, Tayan S, Bozfakioğlu Y, İlhan R: Ergobromocriptin treatment in patients with fibrocystic breast disease(Clinical study). Türk Patoloji Dergisi 3:68-71, 1987.

13.Ozmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Akyüz A, Keçer M, Gökşen Y: Repair of abdominal wall hernias with synthetic materials. Istanbul Tıp Fak Mecm 50:481-489, 1987.

14. Özmen V, Dağoğlu T, Gürler N, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Tayan S: Prophylactic antibiotics in elective cholecystectomies(clinical study). ANKEM Dergisi 2:54-58,1988.

15. Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Keçer M, Dağoğlu T, Parlak M: Primary GastricLymphomas. Tıp Fak Mecm 51:273-282, 1988.

16. Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Biçerer A, Keskin H: The effect of surgical trauma on delayed type hypersensitivity(clinical study). Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 4:27-30, 1988.

17. Özmen V, Erbengi T, Dağoğlu T, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Bilir A: The effect of bile on colonic mucosa in rats(experimental electronmicroscopic study. Tıp Fak Mecm 49:20, 1986.

18. Özmen V, İğci A, Bulut T, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Ünal M: Fibrocystic breast disease (Physiologic nodularity). Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 6:59-62, 1990.

19. Özmen V, Kebudi A, Çevikbaş U, Erbil Y, Gürler N: The effect of long term oral and parenteral ornidazole use on rats with colonic cancer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 6:25-28, 1990.

20. Özmen V, Kebudi A, İğci A, Parlak M,, Keçer M, Bozfakıoğlu Y: The effect of total parenteral nutrition on delayed type hypersensitivity in patients with gastrointestinal cancer. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi 4:205-208, 1990.

21. İğci A, Özmen V, Kadıoğlu N, Keçer M, Dağoğlu T: Primary colonic lymphomas. Tıp Fak Mecm 54:487-492, 1991.

22. İğci A, Özmen V, Kadıoğlu N, Keçer M, Dağoğlu T: Celestine tube insertions in patients with inoperable esophageal cancer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 7:101-104,1991.

23. Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, Keçer M, Çimen H: The role of EEA ve TA staplers in patients with rectal cancer. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi 5:223-225,1991.

24. İğci A, Yaltı T, Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Keçer M: Anorectal manometry inpatients with hemorrhoids and fissure ani. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 7:117-120, 1991.

25. Özmen V, Kebudi A, İğci A, Erbil Y: The effect of surgical trauma on delayed type hypersensitivity in rats with normal colon and colon cancer(experimental study). Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi 5:67-71, 1991.

26. İğci A, Özmen V, Kadıoğlu N, Parlak M, Bozfakıoğlu Y: Modified shouldice repair with local anesthesia. Tıp Fak Mecm 55:53-62, 1992.

27. İğci A, Kadıoğlu N, Özmen V, Keçer M, Gürler N, Töreci K, Dizdaroğlu F, Bilir A, Küçükateş E, Müslümanoğlu M: The effect of colon preparations on colonic microflora and mucosal structure. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 7:138-145,1992.

28. Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Özmen V, İğci A: The role of SMS 201-995 (Sandostatin) in duodenal fistula. Türkiye Klinikleri 16:17, 1992.

29.Özmen V : Breast conserving surgery in stage I,II breast cancer. 1. Meme Hastalıkları Mezuniyet Sonrası Eğitim Kursu Kitabı, 2-4 Aralık 1992.

30.Özmen V : Surgical biopsy techniques in breast cancer. 1. Meme Hastalıkları Mezuniyet Sonrası Eğitim Kursu Kitabı, 2-4 Aralık 1992.

31. Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Özmen V, Budan K, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, İlhan R: Comparison of FNAN to excisional biopsy in palpable breast cancer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 9:198-202,1993.

32. İğci A, Müslümamoğlu M, Özmen V, Dağoğlu T, Parlak M: Aproaches to patients with bloody nipple discharge. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 10:42-46, 1993.

33. Özmen V, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Buğra D: Laparoscopic treatment of peptic ulcer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 7:182-186, 1993.

34. Tuzlalı S, Bavbek B, İlhan R, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, İplikci A: Fine needle aspiration biopsy for diagnosis of breast lesions. Türk Patoloji Dergisi 9:7-9, 1993.

35. Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Ertekin C, Özmen V, Keçer M. Selman S: The place of Octreotidinine (Somatostatine) in short bowel syndrome and intestinal fistula. Klinik ve Deneysel Cerrahi Dergisi 1:120-123,1993.

36. Özmen V: Pneumoperitoneum, electrocoagulation and laser in laparoscopic surgery. Medikal Magazin Genel Cerrahi ve Endoskopik Cerrahi Özel Sayısı 87:38-39, 1993.

37. Özmen V: Laparoscopic peptic ulcer surgery. Medikal Magazin Genel Cerrahi ve Endoskopik Cerrahi Özel Sayısı 87:39, 1993.

38. Esen T, Ozmen V, Tunç M, İğci A, Özcan F, Akıncı M: Laparoscopic pelvic lymphadenectomy for prostatic cancer. End- Lap ve Minimal İnvaziv Cerrahi 1:18-21,1994.

39.Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Dolay K, Igci A, Yasasever V, Dagoglu T. Prognostic significance of c erb B2 oncoprotein in breast cancer. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 1:10-14, 1994.

40. Tenekeci N, Topuzlu C, Müslümanoğlu M, Alatlı C, İğci A, Özmen V, İlhan R: Stereotactic biopsy in patients with non-palpable breast cancer. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 10:226-231, 1994.

41. Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay K, Güloğlu R, İğci A, Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y:Repair of inguinal hernias. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi 8:27-30, 1994.

42.Akıncı M, Özmen V, Kadıoğlu A, Müslümanoğlu M: Laparoscopic varicoselectomy. Türk Üroloji Dergisi 20:133-137, 1994.

43. Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Yol S, Ekiz F: Laparoscopy for peptic ulcer. Türkiye Klinikleri Tıp Bilimleri Dergisi 2:111-114, 1994.

44. Akıncı M, Özmen V, Tunç M, Esen T: Laparoscopic urology. Türkiye Klinikleri Tıp Bilimleri Dergisi 2:152-158, 1994.

45.Müslümanoğlu M, Uzel S, Yol S, İğci A, Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y : Endorectal ultrasound for complicated perianal fistula. Klinik ve Deneysel Araştırma Dergisi 2:143-145, 1994.

46.Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay K, Güloğlu R, İğci A, Özmen V, Bozfakıoğlu Y: Repair of hernias. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi 8:27-30, 1994.

47.Müslümanoğlu M, Yol S, Arıcı C, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İğci A, Özmen V : Safrada CEA measurement in the bile and relationship with early diagnosis of hepatic metastases of colorectal cancer. Klinik ve Deneysel Cerrahi Dergisi 2:125-127,1994.

48.Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Özmen V, Gürler N, Asoğlu O:Antibiotic prophylaxis in patients with acute cholecystitis and laparoscopic surgery.Ankem Dergisi 8:141-146, 1994.

49. Esen T, Özmen V, Tunç M, İğci A, Özcan F, Akıncı M, Erdoğru T: Pelvic lymphadenectomy in Urologic malignancies. Endoskopik Laparoskopik ve Minimal İnvaziv Cerrahi Dergisi 1:18-21, 1994.

50.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic approaches to peptic ulcer. Klinik Gelişim“Laparoskopik Cerrahi Özel Sayısı” 8:3607-3611, 1995.

51. Müslümanoğlu M, Bilsel Y, Bilgiç L, Bozfakioğlu Y, İğci A, Özmen V, Dağoğlu T: The cosmetic protective role of heterolog collagen in breast conserving surgery(experimental study). Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 2:129-137, 1995.

52. Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A, Sait P, Aydıner A, Dinçer M, Aslay I: Primary chemotherapy for locally advanced breast cancer. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 2:95-99, 1995.

53.Müslümanoğlu M, Bilir A, Özmen V, İğci A, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Dağoğlu T, Parlak M, Keçer M, Ünal M : Thymidine Labeling Index(TLI) as a independent prognostic factor in breast cancer. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 2:158-166, 1995.

54.İğci A, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M : Diagnostic laparoscopy for staging of gastrointestinal malignancies. Klinik ve Deneysel Araştırma Dergisi 3:21-25, 1995.

55.Müslümanoğlu M, Kemertaş K, Güral N, Özmen V, İğci A, Bozfakıoğlu Y: Flow cytometry in breast cancer. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:48, 1995.

56. Müslümanoğlu M, Kemertaş K, Güral N, Özmen V, İğci A: T-helper ve T-supressor cells in breast cancer. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:48, 1995.

57.Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Dibekoğlu C, Kebudi A: breast cancer smaller than 1cm. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:50, 1995.

58.Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Kemertaş K, Kebudi A, İğci A: Breast conserving surgery in stage I,II breast cancer. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:50, 1995.

59.Aslay I, Aydıner A, Bilge N, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Özmen V: The role adjuvan chemotherapy in premenopausal women with N0 breast cancer. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:53, 1995.

60.İğci A, Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, Kemertaş K, Kebudi A, Dağoğlu T: Locally advanced breast cancer. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:55, 1995.

61.Aslay I, Aydıner A, Bilge N, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Özmen V: The role of boost irradiation in breast conserving surgery. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:51, 1995.

62.Özmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Dibekoğlu C: Breast cancer in patients younger than 35 years. Türk Onkoloji Dergisi 2:51, 1995.

63.Özaçmak İD, Özmen V, İğci A: Surgical menagement of hepatic hydatid disease: partial cystectomy, introflexion and omentoplasty. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 11:44-48, 1995.

64.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication. Hipokrat 48:8-10, 1996.

65.Özmen V:Local recurrence in breast conserving surgery. Hipokrat 48:17-19, 1996.

66.Ozmen V, Ünal H, Kayar R: Changes in breast cancer menagement( review). Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 3:98, 1996.

67.Zilan A, Özmen V, İğci A, Çilingiroğlu, Çevikbaş, Rozanes İ: The effect of scolicidal agents on bile ducts(experimental study). Cerrahi Dergisi 12:113-117, 1996.

68.Özmen V: Difficulties in breast conserving surgery. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 3:51-57, 1996.

69.Özmen V: Inflammatory breast cancer. Kanser Gündemi 2:66-71, 1997.

70.Özmen V: Complications of breast conserving surgery. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 5:62-65, 1998.

71.Özmen V: Non-palpable invasive breast cancer. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 6:55-61, 1999.

72.Polat C, Özaçmak İD, Lice H, Soybir G, Güran S, Işık A, Özmen V, Köksoy F: Duplex Ultrasound and its place in diagnosis of breast cancer. Meme Hastalıkları Dergisi 6:151-157, 1999.

73.Coşkun H, Özmen V, Sade I, Dizdaroğlu F: Malignant Schwannoma of the stomach. Klinik ve Deneysel Cerrahi 8:38-40, 2000.

74.Özmen V: Molecular biology in breast cancer. İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, Supplementum: 63:1, 2000.

75.Özmen V: Non-palpable invasive breast cancer. İstanbul Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, Supplementum: 63:1, 2000.

76.Polat C, Lice H, Özaçmak İD, Yücel T, Özmen V: Surgery for obstructed left colon cancer. Klinik ve Deneysel Cerrahi Dergisi 8:129-139, 2000.

77.Özmen V: Surgical treatment of locally advanced breast cancer. Hematolojik Onkoloji Dergisi 3:112-117, 2001.

78.Aygen M, Mudun A, Cantez S, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, İğci A: Lymphoscintigraphy and gamma probe for sentinel lymph node biopsy. Turkish Journal of Nuclear Medicine 10:57-65, 2001.

79.Özmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer. Türkiye Klinikleri Cerrahi Dergisi 7:78-90, 2002.

80.Özmen V: Sentinel lymph node biopsy in early breast cancer. Cerrahi Onkoloji Dergisi 3:26-33, 2002.

81.Asoglu O, Özmen V, Karabulut K, İğci A, Keçer M, Parlak M, Bozfakioğlu Y: The treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease with laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. Klinik ve Deneysel Cerrahi Dergisi 11: 13140, 2003.

82.O. Asoğlu, Müslümanoglu M., İğci A., Özmen V., Keçer M., Parlak M., Bozfakioğlu Y., Dilege E., Mudun A., Yavuz E., “Sentinel lymph node can be accurately diagnosed by lymphoscintigraphy and gamma probe.” Ulusal Cerahi Dergisi,19(4):199-207 , 2003.

83. Asoğlu O, Ozmen V., Oran E.Ş., İğci A., Müslümanoğlu M., Keçer M., Parlak M., Karanlık H. “Extended lymph node dissection (D2, D3) for patients with gastric cancer.” Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi, 18(1):9-16, 2003.

84. Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M., Karanlık H., Oran E.Ş., İğci A., Keçer M., Ozmen V., Parlak M., “The efficacy of primary chemoradiation in patients with locally advanced rectal cancer”. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi, 17(3):150-55 (2003).

85. Asoğlu O, Müslümanoğlu M., Avcı Ö., Balık E., İğci A., Ozmen V., Karanlık H., Keçer M., “Prognostic value of intraabdominal free tumor cells in patients with gastric cancer”. Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi, 17(4):206-211, 2003.

86.Asoğlu O, Ozmen V : “Phylloides tumors”, Çağdaş Cerrahi Dergisi, 18 (1):41-5 (2003).

87.Asoğlu O., Özmen V., Ünal E.S., “The role of laparoscopy in intraabdominal lymphomas” Endoskopik Laparoskopik ve Minimal İnvaziv Cerrahi Dergisi, 10(4):157-160 (2003).

88.Sağlam F, Keskin G, Özmen V, Sarı K: Laparoscopic intraperitoneal prosthetic mesh placement in ventral incisional hernias. Ulusal Cerrahi Dergisi 20:164-172, 2004.

89.Ozmen V: What’s new in Surgical Oncology. Doktor 26: 64-69, 2005.

90.Özmen V, Karanlık H, Asoğlu O et al. : Is axillary dissection necessary in patients with micrometastasis in sentinel lymph node(s). Meme Sağlığı Dergisi (The Journal of Breast Health). 1: 12-21, 2005.

92.Altıntoprak F, Igci A, Asoglu O, Gök K, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Kecer M, Parlak M, Eren T. Allergic reactions to isosulphan blue dye during sentinel lymph node biopsy “case report and review of the literature”. The Journal of Breast Health 2:34-36, 2006.

93.Ozmen V. Positron emmision tomography and its use in breast cancer (Editorial). Turkish Journal of Breast Cancer 2:105-7, 2006.

94.Ozmen V. Breast cancer early diagnosis and screening projects of Turkish Health Ministry (Editorial). Turkish Journal of Breast Health 3:48., 2007.

95.Asoğlu O, Özmen V: Laparoscopic splenectomy. Türkiye Klinikleri Cerrahi Tıp Bilimleri, Genel Cerrahi Dergisi. 2:44-49, 2006.

96.Unal ES, Ozcinar B, Ozmen V, Bilir A, İğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Keçer M, Parlak M. Erken evre meme kanserinde in vitro bromodeoksirüdin işaretleme indeksinin standart prognostic ve prediktif faktörlerle karşılaştırılması. Meme Sağlığı Dergisi. 2:118-122, 2006.

97.Bayol Ü, Ozmen V, Tuncer M, Tarcan E, Aydın P, et al. Screening methods of breast cancer. The Journal of Breast Health 3:109-112, 2007.

98.Cabioglu N, Yildirim EO, Bitisik O, Yazici H, Muslumanoglu M, N. Dalay, Igci A, Ozmen V, T. Dagoglu T, Kecer M: The technique of reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction(RT-PCR) in the evaluation of micrometastases in early breast cancer.” The Journal of Turkish Oncology , 23, 1-8 , 2008.

99.Cabıoglu, N. , T. Özçelik, Ozmen V, A. İğci, Muslumanoglu M, B. Özçınar, Y. Özlük, M. Dursun, T. Dağoğlu, M. Keçer, I. Aslay ve A. Aydiner, “Therapeutic approaches to pylloides tumor of the breast. The Journal of Breast Health 4: 99-104, 2008.

100.Ozmen V.: Editorial- News from the journal and Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies, and 30th San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium The Journal of Breast Health 4:07, 2008.

101. Ozmen V.: Editorial. 3rd National Breast Cancer Consensus Conference and MF 07- 01 project. The Journal of Breast Health 4:133- 134, 2008

102.Cabıoglu N, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozcinar B, Ozmen V, Dagoglu T, Eralp Y, Dincer M, Aslay I, Yavuz E, Tunaci M, Aydiner A, Kecer M. The factors affecting locoregional recurrence for breast conserving surgery after neo-adjuvant chemotherapy “Long term results”. Turkish Journal of Oncology , 23, 8-10 , 2008.

103.Cabıoglu N, Muslumanoglu M, M, Tutuncu Y, Adin-Cinar S, N.Gürel, Kiran B, Igci A, Ozmen V, Dagoglu T and Aydiner A. Immune changes in patients with locally advanced breast cancer receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy”. Turkish Journal of Immunology 2008.

104. Ozmen V. Breast cancer in Turkey and in the world. The Journal of Breast Health 4:6-12, 2008.

105. Ozmen V. How do we increase the quality of surgical treatment of breast cancer in Turkey? The Journal of Breast Health 5: 119- 121, 2009

106. Ozmen V, Fidaner C, Aksaz E, Bayol U, Dede I, Goker E, Gulluoglu BM, Isikdoğan A, Topal U, Uhri M, Utkan Z, Zengin N, Tuncer M. Preparation of Early Detection and Screening Programms for breast cancer in Turkey. The report of Early Detection and Screening Committee of The Ministry of Health of Turkey. The Journal of Breast Health 5: 125- 134, 2009

107.Ozaydın A. N., Gulluoglu BM, Unalan PC, Gorpe S, Cabioglu N, Oner BR, Ozmen V. The evaluation of breast cancer knowledge and awareness of women lived in Bahcesehir, Istanbul. The Journal of Breast Health 5 :214- 224, 2009

108.Ozcinar B, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Gurdal SO,Yavuz E, Kecer M, Dagoglu T, Ozmen V. The importance of micrometastasis in sentinel lymph node in breast cancer patients. The Journal of Breast Health 5: 204- 207, 2009

109.Yildirim KN, Ozkan M, Ozkan S, Ozcinar B, Guler AS, Ozmen V. Pre- and post-treatment anxiety, depression and quality of life of patients with breast cancer. Archives of Neuropsychiatry 46: 175- 181, 2009.

110.Ozcinar B, Guler SA, Ozmen V, Gulluoglu BM, Kocaman N, Ozkan M, Saricam G, Muslumanoglu ME, Igci A, Kecer M. Complications of loco-regional treatment of breast cancer: A prospective clinical study. The Journal of Breast Health 6: 009- 016, 2010

111.Ozmen V.: Editorial. The activities of Turkish Breast Diseases Societies. The Journal of Breast Health 6:43- 44 2010.

112.Bozdogan A, Ozcinar B, Ozkan SG, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Kecer M, Ozmen V. The factors affecting breast cancer mortality in patients with Stage I breast cancer. The Journal of Breast Health 6: 3, 107- 112, 2010.

113.Eryılmaz MA, Ozmen V, Eroglu C, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Kecer M. Osteoradionecrosis on the chest wall due to radiotherapy. Journal of Breast Health 2010, 6:80-82.

114.Ozmen V. Locally advanced breast cancer: Controversial issues. Journal of Breast Health 2011, 7:191-195.

115.Tihan D, Yasemin Ozlük Y, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Igci, Kecer M. NODULAR PSEUDOANGIOMATOUS STROMAL HYPERPLASIA OF THE BREAST: A CASE REPORT. Journal of Breast Health 2011, 7:227-229.

116.Eryılmaz MA, Karahan O, Civcik S, Büyük E, Tuncer M, Ozgul, Ozmen V. THE EFFECT OF POST-GRADUATE EDUCATION OF KONYA KETEM’S HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS ON BREAST CANCER DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT. Journal of Breast Health 2012, 8:23-28.

117.Polat AV, Ozmen V, Polat AK, Soran A. National trends in the use of magnetic resonance imaging for breast imaging; A SURVEY: PROTOCOL MF 10-01. The Journal of Breast Health 2012, 8:35-39.

118.Ozmen V. EVALUATION AFTER 13TH ST. GALLEN BREAST CANCER CONFERENCE “ADVANCES IN EARLY BREAST CANCER SURGERY: BREAST CONSERVING SURGERY (BCS) AND SENTINEL LYMPH NODE BIOPSY (SLNB)”. J Breast Health 2013; 9: 38-40) DOI: 10.5152/tjbh.2013.01

119.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer in Turkey: Clinical and Histopathological Characteristics (Analysis of 13.240 Patients). J Breast Health 2014; 10: 98-105. DOI: 10.5152/tjbh.2014.

D-Publication of Prof.Dr.Vahit Özmen in English

1.Keçer M, Ozmen V, Yamaner S, Kebudi A: latrogenic bile duct injuries. Med Bull İstanbul, 22:229-306, 1989.

2.Ozmen V, Martin PC, İğci A, Çevikbaş U, Webb WR:Adenocarcinoma of the gallbladder associated with congenital choledochal cyst and anomalous pancreaticobiliary ductal junction. Euoropean Journal of Surgery, 157:549-551,1991.

3.Fine JS, Ozmen V, Sands KC, Hammer RA: The effect of liver extract and neurotensin on gastric acid secretion in rats with chronic gastric fistulae. Clinical Research, 39 (4):804A, 1991.

4.Mungan Z, Ozmen V, Ertan A, Arimura A: Pituitary adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide-27 (PACAP-27 ) inhibits pentagastrin-stimulated gastric acid secretion in conscious rats. Regulatory Peptides, 38:199-206, 1992.

5.Mungan Z, Ozmen V, Ertan A, Coy DH, Baylor LM, Rice JC, Rossowski WJ:Structural requirements for galanin inhibition of pentagastrin-stimulated gastric acid secretion in conscious rats. European Journal of Pharmacology, 214:53-57,1992.

6. Rossowski WJ, Zacharia S, Mungan Z, Ozmen V, Ertan A, Baylor LM, Jiang NY, Coy DH: Reduced gastric acid inhibitory effect of a pGIP ( 1-30 ) NH2 fragment with potent pancreatic amylase inhibitory activity. Regulatory Peptides, 39:9-17, 1992.

7.Ozmen V, McSwain NE, Nichols RL, Smith J, Flint LM:Autotransfusion of Potentially Culture-Positive Blood ( CPB ) in abdominal trauma: Preliminary data from a prospective study. The Journal of Trauma, 32:36-39, 1992.

8. Webb WR, Ozmen V, Moulder PV, Shabahang B, Breaux J: lodized talc pleurodesis for the treatment of pleural effusions. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 103:881-886, 1992.

9. Scalia SV, Taheri PA, Force S, Ozmen V, Lui D, Fish J, Hansen D, Chambers R, Flint LM, Steinberg S, Hassett JM, Farrell K, Flynn W, Shackford S: Mesenteric microcirculatory changes in non-lethal hemorrhagic shock-The role of resuscitation with balanced electrolyte or hypertonic saline dextran. Journal of Trauma 33:321-325, 1992.

10.Ozmen V, Thomas WO, Healy JT, Fish BA, Chambers RB, Tacchi E, Nichols RL, Flint LM, Ferrara JJ: Irrigation of the abdominal cavity in the treatment of experimentally induced microbial peritonitis:Efficacy of ozonated saline. The American Surgeon 59:297-304, 1993.

11.Ozmen V, İğci A, Kebudi A, Keçer M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Parlak M: Surgical treatment of hepatic hydatid dissease. Canadian Journal of Surgery, 35:423-427, 1992.

12.Nichols RL, Smith JW, McSwain NE, Robertson GD, Ozmen V, Flint LM: Prospective alterations in therapy for penetrating abdominal trauma. Archives of Surgery 128:55-64, 1993.

13.Ozmen V, Müslümanoğlu M, İğci A, Buğra D: Laparoscopic treatment of duodenal ulcer by bilateral truncal vagotomy and endoscopic balloon dilatation. Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery 5:21-26, 1995.

14.Müslümanoğlu M, Dolay K, Ozmen V, İğci A, Bozfakıoğlu Y:Comparison of fine needle aspiration cytology and excisional biopsy in palpable breeeast cancers. La Radiologia Medica (Radiol Med ) 89:225-228, 1995.

15. Ozaçmak İD, Ozmen V, İğci A, Kebudi A: The effect of total preoperative total parenteral nutrition on delayed type hypersensitivity in anergic patients with gastrointestinal cancer. Medical Bulletin of İstanbul Medical Faculty 2821-27, 1995.

16. Avtan L, Ozmen V, Avcı C, Müslümanoğlu M : Video endoscopic vagotomies without gastric drainage. Surgical Laparoscopy and Endoscopy 7:439-445, 1997.

17.İğci A, Berber E, Müslümanoğlu M, Bilir A, Ozmen V, Güloğlu R, Bozfakioğlu Y Dağoğlu T, Keçer M: Thymidine labeling index in breast cancer prognosis. The Breast Journal 4:41-49, 1998.

18.Bilir A, Ozmen V, Cabioğlu N, Müslümanoğlu M, Bozfakıoğlu Y, İğci A, Aslay I, Aydıner A, Dağoğlu T, Erkan M: Dimethil sulfoxide synergistically increases the antitumor cytotoxicity of 5-FU on FMA-3 cell line cultures in tumor colony-forming assays. The Breast Journal 4(suppl.):54, 1998.

19. Ekiz F, Özaçmak D, Özmen V: A comparison of partial cystectomy+drainage and partial cystectomy+introflexion+omentoplasty procedures for the surgical treatment of hepatic hydatid cyst. European Journal of Surgery 2000, 166:696-699.

20. Coskun H, Ozmen V, Sade I, Dizdaroğlu F: Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (schwannoma) of the stomach: case report. Turkish Clinical and Experimental Surgery. 8:3840, 2000.

21.Polat C, Ozaçmak İD, Yücel T, Ozmen V:Laparoscopic resection of giant mesenteric cyst Journal of Laparoendoscopic&Advanced Surgical Techniques, 10:337-339, 2000.

22.Cabioğlu N, Dağoğlu T, Tuzlalı S, İğci A, Doğan O, Müslümanoğlu M, Özmen V, Bozfakioğlu Y, Bilir A, Aydıner A, Keçer M, Parlak M : Predictive biological markers in evaluation of chemotherapy response in locally advanved breast cancer patients. 7th International Conference February 21-24, 2001 St Gallen / Switzerland. The Breast, Adjuvant Therapy of Primary Breast Cancer Vol.10, Suppl.1, February 2001, Abstract book; S22, P28.

23.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N, Dolay K, Bilir A, Kecer M, Aydiner A, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Bozfakioglu Y, Dagoglu T. Biological considerations in locally advanced breast cancer treated with anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy: thymidine labelling index is an independent indicator of clinical outcome. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2001 Jul;68(2):147-57

24.Bilir A, Meric A, Erkan M, Ozmen V, Aydiner A: Autophagy and Nuclear Change in FM3A Breast Tumor Cells after Epirubicin, Medroxyprogesterone and Tamoxifen Treatment in vitro. Pathobiology 69:120-126, 2001.

25.Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Cabioglu N, Tuzlali S, Ilhan R, Igci A, Kecer M, Bozfakioglu Y, Dagoglu T. : Increased false negative rates in sentinel lymph node biopsies in patients with multi-focal breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2002 Dec;76(3):237-44.

26.Cabioglu N, Igci A, Yildirim EO, Aktas E, Bilgic S, Yavuz E, Muslumanoglu M, Bozfakioglu Y, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Deniz G: An ultrasensitive tumor enriched flow-cytometric assay for detection of isolated tumor cells in bone marrow of patients with breast cancer. Am J Surg. 2002 Nov;184(5):414-7.

27.Gorgun E, Ozmen V: Acalculous gangrenous cholecystitis in a young adult: a gastrointestinal manifestation of polyarteritis nodosa. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2002 Oct;12(5):359-61.

28.Bugra D, Bulut T, Yamaner S, Gencosmanoglu R, Ozmen V, Bilge O, Cevikbas U: Soft-tissue images. Diffuse cavernous rectal hemangioma. Can J Surg.2002 Oct;45(5):365-6.

29.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N, Igci A, Dagoglu T, Aydiner A, Kecer M, Bozfakioglu Y, Dincer M, Bilir A, Topuz E: Inflammatory breast cancer : results of antracycline based chemotherapy. Breast J 2003 May-Apr; 9(2):79-85.

30.Asoglu O, Igci A, Karanlik H, Parlak M, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M: Laparoscopic treatment of mesenteric cysts. Surg Endosc 2003 May ; 17(5):832.

31.Ozmen V, Gun F, Polat C, Asoglu O, Ozacmak ID, Salman T: Laparoscopic repair of a morgagni hernia in a child: a case report. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2003 Apr;13(2):115-117.

32.Ozmen V, Gorgun E, Unal ES, Polat C, Ozmen T: Laparoscopic treatment of a bilobed gallbladder: a case report and review of the literature. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:345-347, 2003.

33. Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Igci A, Kecer M, Parlak M, Unal ES. Does the complication rate increase in laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis? J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2004 Apr;14(2):81-6.

34.Eroglu A, Mudun A, Berberoglu K, Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Bozfakioglu Y, Yavuz E, Tuzlali S, Cantez S. Comparison of subdermal and peritumoral injection techniques of lymphoscintigraphy to determine the sentinel lymph node in breast cancer. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 May;29(5):306-11.

35.Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Gorgun E, Karanlik H, Kecer M, Igci A, Unal ES, Parlak M. Does the early ligation of the splenic artery reduce hemorrhage during laparoscopic splenectomy? Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14(3): 118-21, 2004.

36.Bilir A, Ozmen V, Kecer M, Eralp Y, Cabioglu N, Ahishali B, Camlica H, Aydiner A. Thymidine labeling index: prognostic role in breast cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2004 Aug;27(4):400-6.

37.Ozmen V, Kaya H, Cabioglu N, Kecer M, Igci A: Increased lymph node positivity in multifocal breast cancer. 27th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 8-11, 2004, San Antonio, Texas. Breast Cancer Res Treat 88/Suppl 1, pp.S79 2004.

38.Avtan L, Avci C, Guvenc H, Igci A, Ozmen V. Laparoscopic myotomy for oesophageal achalasia–adding an antireflux procedure is not always necessary.Int J Clin Pract. 2005 Jan;59(1):35-8.

39.Asoglu O, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Ayalp K, Bozfakioglu Y, Kecer M, Parlak M : Breast conserving surgery after primary chemotherapy in locally advanced breast cancer. Acta Chir Belg. 2005 Feb;105(1):62-8.

40.Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Tunaci M, Cabioglu N, Igci A, Selcuk UE, Kecer M. Feasibility of surgical management in patients with granulomatous mastitis. Breast J. 2005 Mar-Apr;11(2):108-14.

41.Ozmen V, Asoglu O, Karanlik H, Unal ES, Yavuz E, Kecer M : Disseminated necrosis of the breast associated with purpura fulminans. Breast J. 2005 May-Jun;11(3):221-2.

42.Asoglu O, Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Kecer M, Muzlumznoglu M, Igci A, Parlak M. The role of sentinel lymph node biopsy with blue dye alone in breast cancer patients with excisional biopsy. Acta Chir Belg. 2005 May-Jun;105(3):291-6.

43.Ozmen. Re: Differential Diagnosis of Granulomatous Mastitis. The Breast Journal Vol. 11 Issue 6 Page 536 November 2005

44.Ozmen V, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Igci A, Kecer M, Asoglu O, Tuzlali S, Mudun A. Factors predicting the sentinel and non-sentinel lymph node metastases in breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2006 Jan 95(1);:1-6

45.Ozmen V, Oran ES, Gorgun E, Asoglu O, Igci A, Kecer M, Dizdaroglu F. Histologic and clinical outcome after laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease and Barrett’s esophagus.Surg Endosc. 2006 Feb;20(2):226-9.

46.Shyyan R, Masood S, Badwe RA, Errico KM, Liberman L, Ozmen V, Stalsberg H, Vargas H, Vass L; for the Global Summit Diagnosis and Pathology Panel. Breast cancer in limited-resource countries: diagnosis and pathology. Breast J. 2006 Jan-Feb;12 Suppl 1:S27-37.

47.Ozmen V: Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for gangrenous cholecytitis in the elderly- Reply. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 16 (1):80-80, 2006.

48.Sanli Y, Berberoglu K, Turkmen C, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Asoglu O, Kecer M, Tuzlali S, Cantez S, Mudun A. The Value of Combined Peritumoral and Subdermal Injection Techniques for Lymphoscintigraphy in Detection of Sentinel Lymph Node in Breast Cancer.Clin Nucl Med. 2006 Nov;31(11):690-693.

49.Ozmen V, Cabioglu N. Sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer: Current Controversies. Breast J. 2006 Sep-Oct;12(5 Suppl 2):S134-42. Review.

50.Ozmen V, Asoglu O, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Kecer M, Bakkaloglu H. Primary ovarian cancer presenting with axillary lymph node metastases: a report of two cases. Acta Chir Belg. 2007 Jan-Feb;107(1):75-7.

51.Ozcinar B, Ozmen V. Superior vena cava syndrome after subclavian vein chemotherapy port replacement in a patient with breast cancer. Breast J. 2007 Jul-Aug;13(4):425-6. PMID: 17593052 [PubMed - in process]

52. Sen-Oran E, Ozmen V, Bilir A, Cabioglu N, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Guney N, Kecer M. Is the thymidine labeling index a good prognostic marker in breast cancer?
World J Surg Oncol. 2007 Aug 19;5:93.

53.Asoglu O, Karanlik H, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Emek E, Ozmen V, Kecer M, Parlak M, Kapran Y. Prognostic and predictive factors after surgical treatment for locally recurrent rectal cancer: A single institute experience. Eur J Surg Oncol. 33(10):1199-206, 2007.

54.Mudun A, Sanli Y, Ozmen V, Turkmen C, Ozel S, Eroglu A, Igci A, Yavuz E, Tuzlali S, Muslumanoglu M, Cantez S. Comparison of different injection sites of radionuclide for sentinel lymph node detection in breast cancer: single institution experience.
Clin Nucl Med. 2008 Apr;33(4):262-7.

55.Derin D, Eralp Y, Ozluk Y, Yavuz E, Guney N, Saip P, Igci A, Ozmen V, Kucucuk S, Aslay I, Aydiner A, Topuz E. Lower Level of MAPK Expression is Associated with Anthracycline Resistance and Decreased Survival in Patients with Hormone Receptor Negative Breast Cancer. Cancer Invest. 2008 Jun 14:1.

56.Yip CH, Smith RA, Anderson BO, Miller AB, Thomas DB, Ang ES, Caffarella RS, Corbex M, Kreps GL, McTiernan A, Anyanwu S, Cabioglu N, Kovtun A, Murillo R, Myakynkov V, Nyström L, Ozmen V, Remennick L, Russell C, Sener SF, Sepulveda C, Shastri S, Smith RA, Thomas D, Yip CH.; Breast Health Global Initiative Early Detection Panel. Guideline implementation for breast healthcare in low- and middle-income countries: early detection resource allocation. Cancer. 2008 Oct 15;113(8 Suppl):2244-56.

57.Cabioglu N, Ozmen V, Kaya H, Tuzlali S, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Kecer M, Dagoglu T. Increased lymph node positivity in multifocal and multicentric breast cancer. J Am Coll Surg. 2009 Jan;208(1):67-74. Epub 2008 Oct 31.

58.Ozmen V, Anderson BO. The Challenge of Breast Cancer in Low- and Middle-income Countries—
Implementing the Breast Health Global Initiative Guidelines. US Oncology 2008, 76-79.

59.Asoglu O, Matlim T, Karanlik H, Atar M, Muslumanoglu M, Kapran Y, Igci A, Ozmen V, Kecer M, Parlak M. Impact of laparoscopic surgery on bladder and sexual function after total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer. Surg Endosc. 2009 Feb 23(2):296-303.

60.Ozmen V, Ozcinar B, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Tukenmez M, Disci R, Ozmen T, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Kecer M, Soran A. Breast cancer risk factors in Turkish women–a University Hospital based nested case control study. World J Surg Oncol. 2009 Apr 8;7:37.

61.Gur AS, Unal B, Ozbek U, Ozmen V, Aydogan F, Gokgoz S, Gulluoglu BM, Aksaz E, Ozbas S, Baskan S, Koyuncu A, Soran A; For the Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Associations Protocol MF08-01 investigators. Validation of breast cancer nomograms for predicting the non-sentinel lymph node metastases after a positive sentinel lymph node biopsy in a multi-center study. Eur J Surg Oncol 2010 Jan; 36(1):30-5.

62.Asoglu O, Karanlik H, Parlak M, Kecer M, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Ozmen V, Gulluoglu M, Kapran Y. Metastatic lymph node ratio is an independent prognostic factor in gastric cancer. Hepatogastroenterology. 2009 May-Jun;56(91-92):908-13.

63.Ozmen V, Unal ES, Muslumanoglu ME, Igci A, Canbay E, Ozcinar B, Mudun A, Tunaci M, Tuzlali S, Kecer M. Axillary sentinel node biopsy after neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2010 Jan;36(1):23-9.

64.Ozcinar B, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A, Gurdal SO, Yavuz E, Kecer M, Dagoglu T, Ozmen V. Clinical importance of micrometastasis in sentinel lymph nodes. Breast. 2010 Sep 20(1):31-3.

65.Ozmen V, Nilufer Ozaydin A, Cabioglu N, Gulluoglu BM, Unalan PC, Gorpe S, Oner BR, Aribal E, Thomas DB, Anderson BO. 2.Survey on a mammographic screening program in Istanbul, Turkey. Breast J. 2011 May-Jun;17(3):260-7.

66.Keskin S, Muslumanoglu M, Saip P, Karanlık H, Guveli M, Pehlivan E, Aydoğan F, Eralp Y, Aydıner A, Yavuz E, Ozmen V, Igci A, Topuz E. Clinical and pathological features of breast cancer associated with the pathological complete response to anthracycline-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy.Oncology; 2011;81(1):30-8.

67.Uskent N, Cokmez A, Atahan MK, Aksaz E, Guler N, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V. An electronic non-interventional pharmacovigilance study of early-stage breast cancer patients on adjuvant treatment with anastrozole (Arimidex®). Turkish Journal of Oncology; 2011, 26:55-60.

68.Eryilmaz MA, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Igci A, Koc M. Breast conserving surgery in patients with multifocal/multicentric breast cancer. J BUON. 2011 Jul-Sep;16(3):450-3.

69.Ozbas S, Ozmen V, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Ozcinar B, Balkan M, Aydogan F, Canda T, Harmancioglu O, Aksaz E, Gulluoglu BM, Kayahan M, Ozaslan C, Canturk NZ, Mersin H, Utkan Z, Kocak S, Ulufi N, Polat AK, Andacoglu O, Soran A.Predicting the Likelihood of Nonsentinel Lymph Node Metastases in Triple Negative Breast Cancer Patients With a Positive Sentinel Lymph Node: Turkish Federation of Breast Disease Associations Protocol MF09-01. Clin Breast Cancer. 2012; 12:63-67.

70.Gurdal SO, Ozcinar B, Kayahan M, Igci A, Tunaci M, Ozmen V, Acunas G, Yavuz E, Kecer M, Muslumanoglu M. The incremental value of magnetic resonance imaging for breast surgery planning.Surg Today. 2012 Feb 1. [Epub ahead of print]

71.Eralp Y, Keskin S, Akşk E, Iğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Ylmaz S, Tunac M, Camlca H, Tuzlal S, Saip P, Dalay N, Ozmen V, Topuz E.Predictive Role of Midtreatment Changes in Survivin, GSTP1, and Topoisomerase 2α Expressions for Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Patients With Locally Advanced Breast Cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2012 Mar 20. [Epub ahead of print]PMID:22441341 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

72.Ozcinar B, Guler SA, Kocaman N, Ozkan M, Gulluoglu BM, Ozmen V.Breast cancer related lymphedema in patients with different loco-regional treatments. Breast. 2012 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:22460058[PubMed - as supplied by publisher

73.Eryilmaz MA, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Koc M. Male breast cancer: a retrospective study of 15 years. J BUON. 2012 Jan-Mar;17(1):51-6.PMID:22517693[PubMed - in process]

74.Gurdal SO, Karanlik H, Cabioglu N, Ozcinar B, Yavuz E, Tuzlali S, Ozmen V. Positive or close margins in breast conserving surgery: Is re-excision always necessary? Eur J Surg Oncol. 2012 May;38(5):399-406. Epub 2012 Mar 21.PMID:22440741[PubMed - in process].

74. Eralp Y, Keskin S, Akşk E, Akşk E, Iğci A, Müslümanoğlu M, Ylmaz S, Tunac M, Camlca H, Tuzlal S, Saip P, Dalay N, Ozmen V, Topuz E. Predictive Role of Midtreatment Changes in Survivin, GSTP1, and Topoisomerase 2α Expressions for Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Patients With Locally Advanced Breast Cancer. Am J Clin Oncol. 2012 Mar 20.

75.Ozcinar B, Guler SA, Kocaman N, Ozkan M, Gulluoglu BM, Ozmen V. Breast cancer related lymphedema in patients with different loco-regional treatments. Breast. 2012 Jun;21(3):361-5. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2012.03.002. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

76.Eryilmaz MA, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Koc M. Male breast cancer: a retrospective study of 15 years. J BUON. 2012 Jan-Mar;17(1):51-6.

77.Gurdal SO, Kostanoglu A, Cavdar I, Ozbas A, Cabioglu N, Ozcinar B, Igci A, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V. Comparison of intermittent pneumatic compression with manual lymphatic drainage for treatment of breast cancer-related lymphedema. Lymphat Res Biol. 2012 Sep;10(3):129-35. doi: 10.1089/lrb.2012.0002.PMID: 22984910 [PubMed - in process].

78.Ugur S, Arıcı C, Yaprak M, Mescı A, Arıcı GA, Dolay K, Ozmen V. Risk factors of breast cancer-related lymphedema. Lymphat Res Biol. 2013 Jun;11(2):72-5. doi: 10.1089/lrb.2013.0004. PMID: 23772716

79.Jassem J, Ozmen V, Bacanu F, Drobniene M, Eglitis J, Lakshmaiah KC, Kahan Z, Mardiak J, Pienkowski T, Semiglazova T, Stamatovic L, Timcheva C, Vasovic S, Vrbanec D, Zaborek P. Delays in diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer: a multinational analysis. Eur J Public Health. 2013 Sep 12. [Epub ahead of print]

80.Tukenmez M, Ozden BC, Agcaoglu O, Kecer M, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A. Videoendoscopic Single-Port Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Immediate Reconstruction. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2014 Jan 8. [Epub ahead of print]

81.Ozdemir F, Koksal M, Ozmen V, Aydin I, Buyru N. Mutations and Krüppel-like factor 6 (KLF6) expression levels in breast cancer. Tumour Biol. 2014 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24519062 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

82. Ozkan-Gurdal S, Cabioglu N, Ozcinar B, Muslumanoglu M, Ozmen V, Kecer M, Yavuz E, Igci A. Factors Predicting Microinvasion in Ductal Carcinoma in situ. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(1):55-60. PMID: 24528005 [PubMed - in process]

83. Alco G, Igdem S, Dincer M, Ozmen V, Saglam S, Selamoglu D, Erdogan Z, Ordu C, Pilanci KN, Bozdogan A, Yenice S, Tecimer C, Demir G, Koksal G, Okkan S. Vitamin D levels in patients with breast cancer: importance of dressing style. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(3):1357-62.

84. Successful first round results of a Turkish breast cancer screening program with mammography in bahcesehir, istanbul. Kayhan A, Gurdal SO, Ozaydin N, Cabioglu N, Ozturk E, Ozcinar B, Aribal E, Ozmen V. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(4):1693-7.

85. Agacayak F, Ozturk A, Bozdogan A, Selamoglu D, Alco G, Ordu C, Pilanci KN, Killi R, Ozmen V. Stereotactic vacuum-assisted core biopsy results for non- palpable breast lesions. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014;15(13):5171-4. PMID: 25040970 [PubMed - in process] Free Article Related citations

86. Ozmen V, Boylu S, Ok E, Canturk NZ, Celik V, Kapkac M, Girgin S, Tireli M, Ihtiyar E, Demircan O, Baskan MS, Koyuncu A, Tasdelen I, Dumanli E, Ozdener F, Zaborek P.Factors affecting breast cancer treatment delay in Turkey: a study from Turkish Federation of Breast Diseases Societies. Eur J Public Health. 2014 Aug 5. pii: cku086. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25096257 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

87. The use of ligasure vessel sealing system in axillary dissection; effect on seroma formation. Tukenmez M, Agcaoglu O, Aksakal N, Destek S, Cabioglu N, Barbaros U, Erbil Y, Bozbora A, Dinccag A, Ozmen V, Muslumanoglu M, Igci A. Chirurgia (Bucur). 2014 Sep-Oct;109(5):620-5.

88. Erdogan Iyigun Z, Selamoglu D, Alco G, Pilancı KN, Ordu C, Agacayak F, Elbüken F, Bozdogan A, Ilgun S, Guler Uysal F, Ozmen V. Bioelectrical Impedance for Detecting and Monitoring Lymphedema in Patients with Breast Cancer. Preliminary Results of the Florence Nightingale Breast Study Group. Lymphat Res Biol. 2014 Dec 19. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 25526543 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

VI. Editorials and book chapters of Prof.Dr.Vahit Özmen

1.Ozmen V ( Editörler:Dağoğlu T, Bozfakıoğlu Y, Değerli Ü): Cerrahide Modern Teknikler. Çeviri:Mastery of Surgery, Nyhus L, Baker RJ, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi,İstanbul, 1988.

2.Ozmen V : Multipl travma. Cerrahinin Sırları, Editör:Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), Istanbul, 1989.

3.Ozmen V: Penetran Karın Travmaları. Cerrahinin Sırları,Editör:Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi, İstanbul, 1989.

4.Ozmen V: Künt Karın Travmaları. Cerrahinin Sırları, Çeviri Editörü Ü Değerli, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi, İstanbul, 1989.

5.OzmenV: Pankreas ve duodenum yaralanmaları (Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul ,1989.

6.Ozmen V:Karaciğer travmaları ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul ,1989.

7.Ozmen V:Dalak travmaları ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul 1989.

8.Ozmen V:Penetran boyun yaralanmaları ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul ,1989.

9.Ozmen V:Pelvis kırıkları ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul 1989.

10.Ozmen V:Had karın sendromu ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), İstanbul ,1989.

11.Ozmen V:Akut arter tıkanması ( Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü,Nobel Tıp Kitabevi), Istanbul ,1989.

12.Ozmen V:Kronik arter tıkanması in Cerrahinin Sırları, Ed.Değerli Ü, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi Istanbul,1989.

13.Ozmen V, Taviloğlu K: Multipl Travma (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

14.Ozmen V, Taviloğlu K: Karaciğer Travmaları (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, Istanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

15.Ozmen V, Taviloğlu K: Pelvis Fraktürleri (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

16.Ozmen V : Meme Hastalıkları (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

17.Ozmen V, Ertekin C:Akut Karın Sendromu (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

18.Ozmen V : Cerrahi Onkoloji (Cerrahinin Dorukları, Ed.Değerli Ü, İstanbul Üniversitesi Yayınları), Istanbul 1997.

19.Ozmen V: Özofagusun lenfatikleri ve özofagus kanserinin torakotomi ile cerrahi tedavisi (Özofagus ve mide kanseri Uzmanlık Sonrası Eğitim Kursu Kitabı, sayfa:59-72, 1997).

20.Ozmen V : Meme cerrahisinin tarihçesi ve cerrahi tekniklerin gelişimi (Meme Kanseri, Ed. Topuz E), İstanbul Üniversitesi Onkoloji Enstitüsü Yayınları 3, 1997.

21.Ozmen V: Lokal ileri meme kanserine cerrahi yaklaşım ve inflamatuar meme kanseri in Meme Kanseri, Ed. Topuz E, İstanbul Üniversitesi Onkoloji Enstitüsü Yayınları 3, 1997.

22.Ozmen V, İğciA:Laparoskopik cerrahide pnömoperituan, elektrokoagülasyon ve laser kullanılması. Videoskopik Cerrahi, Ed.Cavit Avcı, Avrupa Tıp Kitapçılık 2000.

23.Ozmen V, Akıncı M, Esen T, Tunç M:Ürolojide Laparoskopik Cerrahi. Videoskopik Cerrahi, Ed.Cavit Avcı, Avrupa Tıp Kitapçılık 2000.

24.Ozmen V:Videoendoskopik Gastrik Cerrahi. Videoskopik Cerrahi, Ed.CavitAvcı, Avrupa Tıp Kitapçılık 2000.

25.Ozmen V: Laparoskopik Splenektomi. Videoskopik Cerrahi, Ed.Cavit Avcı, Avrupa Tıp Kitapçılık
2000.

26.Ozmen V : Hürthle hücreli tiroid kanseri. Tiroid Hastalıkları, Ed.Gürcan Ünal, İstanbul Cerrahpaşa Tıp Fakültesi Yayınları, AB Ofset basın Yayın Matbaacılık, Ankara, 2000.

27.Ozmen V : Meme kanserinin tedavisinde aksillanın yeri ve sentinel lenf nodülü biyopsisi. Meme Hastalıkları, Ed.Gürcan Ünal, Hilal Ünal. Nobel Tıp Kitabevleri, İstanbul, 2001.

28.Ozmen V : Meme Kanseri. Genel Cerrahi, Editörler: G Kalaycı, K Acarlı, K Demirkol, C Ertekin, S Mercan, V Özmen, N Söküücü, S Tezelman. Nobel Tıp Kitabevleri, İstanbul 2002.

29.Ozmen V : Cerrahi Onkoloji. Genel Cerrahi, Editörler: G Kalaycı, K Acarlı, K Demirkol, C Ertekin, S Mercan, V Özmen, N Söküücü, S Tezelman. Nobel Tıp Kitabevleri, İstanbul, 2002.

30.Ozmen V: Meme kanseri otolog kemik iliği transplantasyonu. Güncel Cerrahi Tedavi(Çeviri editörleri:S.Ergüney, Y.Çiçek), sayfa:630-633, Avrupa Tıp Kitapçılık, 2002 Istanbul.

31.Ozmen V : Locally advanced breast cancer. In Breast Cancer (Textbook), E.Topuz, M.Dinçer, A.Aydıner editors, pp: 444-449, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi 2003.

32.Ozmen V : İnflamatuar meme kanserinde cerrahi. Meme Kanseri, sayfa:450-453,Editörler: E.Topuz, M.Dinçer, A.Aydıner, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi 2003.

33.Ozmen V : Meme koruyucu cerrahi girişimde prospektif randomize klinik çalışmalar. In Breast Cancer (Textbook), E.Topuz, M.Dinçer, A.Aydıner editors, pp.297-300, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi 2003.

34.Ozmen V : Erken evre meme kanserinde sentinel lenf nodülü biyopsisi. Meme Kanseri, sayfa:197-2000, Editörler: E.Topuz, M.Dinçer, A.Aydıner, Nobel Tıp Kitabevi 2003.

36.Ozmen V : Erken evre meme kanserinin cerrahi tedavisi. Meme Atlası, Ortak editörler, 2003.

37.Ozmen V : Sentinel lymph node biopsy. Atlas of The Breast Cancer, Ortak editörler, 2003.

38.Ozmen V: Complications of breast cancer surgery. Atlas of The Breast Cancer, 2003.

39.Ozmen V : Surgical treatment of Axilla and Sentinel Lymph node biopsy. The Breast Cancer (Editör: Kayıhan Engin), Nobel Tıp Kitabevi 2005, Istanbul.

40.Ozmen V: Surgical Oncology (Chapter 3). Manual of Oncology (Ortak Editörler), Turgut Yayıncılık AŞ, 2006, İstanbul.

41.Ozmen V, Aydiner A, Topuz E, Dincer M: Breast Cancer (Chapter 7). Manual of Oncology (Ortak Editörler), Turgut Yayıncılık AŞ, 2006, İstanbul.

42.Ozmen V, Aydıner A, Topuz E, Dinçer M: Gastrointestinal tumors (Chapter 8). Manual of
Oncology (Ortak Editörler), Turgut Yayıncılık AŞ, 2006, İstanbul.

43.OzmenV. Laparoscopic Hiatal Surgery. In Cerrahide Yeni Ufuklar, S Baskan and M Özmen eds., Güneş Tıp Kitabevleri,Ankara 2009, pp.73-103.

44.Ozmen V. The Disease Burden of Mastectomy: Turkish Perspective and Impact on the Patient and Family. In Handbook of Disease Burdens and Quality of Life Measures Victor R. Preedy, Ronald R. Watson (Eds.) pp.865-885, Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2010 (USA).

45.Ozmen V. Surgical management of early breast cancer. In Breast Diseases (Textbook), V Ozmen et al.(eds), Gunes TIP Kitabevi, Ankara, 2011 (Textbook), pp.351-367.

46.Ozmen V. Breast Cancer in Turkey. Editor :Vahit Ozmen, Yelken Basim Yayın Sanayi ve Ticaret Ltd. Sirketi, 2nd edition. Istanbul Mart 2013. ISBN:978-605-63575-2-7