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Prof. Mehmet İbrahim YEGÜL, MD

Speciality
Algology

Academic Title
Professor Doctor

Language
Native Turkish
English

Education
Ege University Medical Faculty,1965-1972, Izmir, Turkey

Association
IASP (International Association for the Study of Pain) 
APS (American Pain Society) 
WIP (World Institute of Pain) 
INS (International Neuromodulation Society) 
ESRA (European Society of Regional Anesthesia) 
Turkish Society of Anesthesiology and Reanimation (TARD) 
Turkish Society of Algology
Turkish Society of Regional Anesthesiology (RAD)

Publications
Zileli M, Coşkun E, Yegul I, Uyar M: Electrophysiological Monitoring During CT-Guided Percutaneous Cordotomy. Acta Neurochir 64: 92-96, 1995.
Apaydın S, Uyar M, Karabay NU, Erhan E, Yegul I, Tuglular I: The Antinociceptive Effect of Tramadol on a Model of Neuropathic Pain in Rats. Life Sciences, 66(17): 1627-1637, 2000. 
Yentur EA, Yegul I: Nervus Intermedius Neuralgia: An Uncommon Pain Syndrome with an Uncommon Etiology. J Pain Symptom Management 19(6): 407-408, 2000.
Apaydın S, Goldeli E, Uyar M, Erhan E, Yegul I, Tuğlular I: The Antinociceptive Effect of Moclobemide on the Vocalization Threshold to Paw Pressure in a Rat Model of Unilateral Mononeuropathy. Pharmacological Research, 44(6): 503-507, 2001.
Yegul I, Erhan E: Bilateral CT-Guided Percutaneous Cordotomy for Cancer Pain Relief. Clinical Radiology, 58: 886-889, 2003.
Yentür EA,  Okçu G, Yegul I: The role of trigger point therapy in knee osteoartritis. The Pain Clinic, 15(4): 385-390, 2003.
Erhan E,  Onal A, Kocabas S, Parlar A, Yegul I, Koşay S: Ondansetron Does Not Block Tramadol-Induced Analgesia in Mice. Methods And Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, 27(9):629-632, 2005.  
Erhan, E, Inal MT, Aydinok Y, Balkan C, Yegul I: Tramadol Infusion for the Pain Management in Sickle Cell Disease: A Case Report. Paediatric  Anaesthesia, 17(1): 84-86, 2007.  
Yegul I: Pain and quality of life. 2nd Balkan Congress of Oncology. Ed. George Antypas, Monduzzi Editore S.p.A. via Ferrarese, Bologna, Italy, 1999, p.3-5.
Yegul I: SCS for peripheral vascular disease. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy. XIII, eds. Narinder Rawal, Slobodan Gligorijevic, Cyprint Ltd, Limasol, Cyprus, 2004, p.292-293.
Yegul I: Sympathetic blocks. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy. XIV, eds. Narinder Rawal, Slobodan Gligorijevic, Cyprint Ltd, Limasol, Cyprus, 2005, p. 127-131.
Yegul I: Refractory cancer pain - neurolytic blocks and radiofrequency. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy. XIV, eds. Narinder Rawal, Slobodan Gligorijevic, Cyprint Ltd, Limasol, Cyprus, 2005, p. 199-204.
Yegul I: Nucleoplasty for radicular pain. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy. XV, eds. Narinder Rawal, Slobodan Gligorijevic, Kenes International, Geneva, Switzerland, 2006, p. 187-189.
Yegul I: CT-guided Percutaneous Cordotomy. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy XVII, eds. Narinder Rawal, Giorgio Ivani, Kenes International, Geneva, Switzerland, 2008, p. 96-97.
Yegul I: Chronic Pain Update: Disc Pain: Cervical Disc and Neck Pain: Special Considerations. Highlights in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy. XVIII, eds. Narinder Rawal, Giorgio Ivani, Kenes International, Geneva, Switzerland, 2009, p. 122-125.
Yegul I: Percutaneous Cordotomy in the Management of Intractable Cancer Pain. TIE Meeting on Cancer Pain. Holiday Inn Crowne Plaza Hotel, Tel-Aviv, İsrail, 29 Kasım - 1 Aralık 1995.(Konferans)
Yegül İ: Percutaneous Cordotomy. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. 2-6 Ekim 1996. Hilton Hotel, İstanbul / Türkiye. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Pain and Quality of Life. 2nd Balkan Congress of Oncology. Pine Bay Hotel, Kuşadası, Türkiye, 10-14 Eylül 1998. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Neurolytic Blocks. XVIII. Joint Annual ESRA EuroPain Congress. 7th European Conference on Pain Research. Hilton Hotel, İstanbul, Türkiye, 29 Eylül-2 Kasım 1999. (Panel)
Yegul I: Myths and Realities Concerning Percutaneous Cordotomy. Worldwide Pain Conference, Pain and Neuromodulation: The New Millenium, The 9th World Congress: The Pain Clinic. Mariot Hotel, San Francisco, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri, 15-21 Temmuz 2000. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Indications for Percutaneous Cordotomy. Worldwide Pain Conference, Pain and Neuromodulation: The New Millenium, The 9th World Congress: The Pain Clinic. Mariot Hotel, San Francisco, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri, 15-21 Temmuz 2000. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Difficult Pain Syndromes. Pain Management in the 21st Century. 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain. Hilton Hotel, İstanbul, Türkiye, 27-30 Haziran 2001. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Is there Under-treatment of pain stil a problem. 6th European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. İstanbul, Türkiye, 24-28 Haziran 2003. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Nevre stimulation techniques in chronic pain. 3rd International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Santiago, Şili, 15-19 Şubat 2004. (Panel)
Yegul I: Comonly overlooked pain syndromes responsive to simple therapy. 3rd International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Santiago, Şili, 15-19 Şubat 2004. (Workshop)
Yegul I: CRPS Update. 3rd International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Santiago, Şili, 15-19 Şubat 2004. (Oturum başkanı)
Yegul I: Radiofrequency ablation techniques in chronic pain. 3rd International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Santiago, Şili, 15-19 Şubat 2004. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Radiofrequency techniques in chronic pain. XXIII Annual ESRA Congress, Atina, Yunanistan, 8-11 Eylül 2004. (Workshop)
Yegul I: SCS for peripheral vascular disease. XXIII Annual ESRA Congress, Atina, Yunanistan, 8-11 Eylül 2004. (Panel)
Yegul I: Refractory cancer pain – neurolytic blocks and radiofrequency. XXIV Annual ESRA Congress, Berlin, Almanya, 14-17 Eylül 2005. (Panel)
Yegul I: Sympathetic blocks. XXIV Annual ESRA Congress, Berlin, Almanya, 14-17 Eylül 2005. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Nevre blocks in management of chronic pain. 4th International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Cape Town, Güney Afrika, 18-22 Kasım 2005. (Kurs)
Yegul I: Nevre stimulation techniques in chronic pain. 4th International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Cape Town, Güney Afrika, 18-22 Kasım 2005. (Panel)
Yegul I: Head and neck blocks. 4th International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Cape Town, Güney Afrika, 18-22 Kasım 2005. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Radiofrequency ablation techniques. 4th International Conference on Pain Control and Regional Anaesthesia. Cape Town, Güney Afrika, 18-22 Kasım 2005. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Nucleoplasty for radicular pain. XXV Annual ESRA Congress, Monte Carlo, Monaco, 6-9 Eylül 2006. (Panel)
Yegul I: Head and neck blocks and other blocks for chronic pain. XXV Annual ESRA Congress, Monte Carlo, Monaco, 6-9 Eylül 2006. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Percutaneous cordotomy. XXV Annual ESRA Congress, Monte Carlo, Monaco, 6-9 Eylül 2006. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Current applications of pulsed radiofrequency. XXVI Annual ESRA Congress, Valencia, İspanya, 12-15 Eylül 2007. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Head and neck blocks in chronic pain. XXVI Annual ESRA Congress, Valencia, İspanya, 12-15 Eylül 2007. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Interventional techniques in low back pain. XXVI Annual ESRA Congress, Valencia, İspanya, 12-15 Eylül 2007. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Chronic visceral pain and its management. XXVI Annual ESRA Congress, Valencia, İspanya, 12-15 Eylül 2007. (Oturum başkanı)
Yegul I: Percutaneous Cordotomy. XXVII Annual ESRA Congress, Cenova, İtalya, 24-27 Eylül 2008. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Head and neck blocks in chronic pain. XXVII Annual ESRA Congress, Cenova, İtalya, 24-27 Eylül 2008. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Radiofrequency denervation for chronic pain treatment intradiscal electrothermal technique for chronic pain patient. XXVII Annual ESRA Congress, Cenova, İtalya, 24-27 Eylül 2008. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Interventional techniques in low back pain. XXVII Annual ESRA Congress, Cenova, İtalya, 24-27 Eylül 2008. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Chronic Pain Update: Disc Pain: Cervical Disc and Neck Pain: Special Considerations. XXVIII Annual ESRA Congress, Salzburg, Avusturya, 9-12 Eylül 2009. (Panel)
Yegul I: Ozone injections and their role in interventional pain medicine. XXVIII Annual ESRA Congress, Salzburg, Avusturya, 9-12 Eylül 2009. (Workshop)
Yegul I: Intradiscal Therapies. 6th ISMISS 5th Turkmiss Congress. Çeşme, İzmir. 11-14 Nisan 2013. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Neuromodulation: Spinal cord stimulation and pumps. 6th ISMISS 5th Turkmiss Congress. Çeşme, İzmir. 11-14 Nisan 2013. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Do herniated discs cause pain? 6th ISMISS 5th Turkmiss Congress. Çeşme, İzmir. 11-14 Nisan 2013. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Fluoroscope guided radiofrequency ablation. 26th International Intradiscal Therapy Society (ITTS) Symposium. Seoul, Kore 13-15 Eylül 2013. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Cause of back pain and treatment modality. 26th International Intradiscal Therapy Society (ITTS) Symposium. Seoul, Kore 13-15 Eylül 2013. (Sempozyum)
Yegul I: Discogenic Pain. World Congress of WFMISS İstanbul 8-13 Nisan 2014. (Konferans)
Yegul I: Spinal Pain: an overview. World Congress of WFMISS İstanbul 8-13 Nisan 2014. (Konferans)
Uğur G, Erhan Y, Yegül İ: Changes induced by two different concentrations of mepivacaine in the spinal cord and spinal roots. XII th European Congress of Pathology, Porto, Portekiz, 3-9 Eylül 1989.
Yegül İ, Türkoğlu M: Implanted subcutaneous reservoir for continuous epidural administration of morphine in cancer pain relief. 7th World Congress on Pain, Palais des Congrès, Paris, Fransa, 22-27 Ağustos 1993.
Zileli B, Zileli M, Türkoğlu M, Yegül İ, Aydın H: The effect of oral morphine MST on P300 component of event related potentials. 7th World Congress on Pain, Palais des Congrès, Paris, Fransa, 22-27 Ağustos 1993.
Elbi H, Gökçe B, Saygılı R, Uyar (Türkoğlu) M, Yegül İ, Zileli B, Zileli M: Mc Gill pain questionaire, Turkish version. XV. World Congress of Social Psychiatry. Roma, İtalya, 1-5 Eylül 1995.
Gökçe B, Uyar (Türkoğlu) M, Yegül İ: A Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment Model as a Group with Tension Headache Patient. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. İstanbul Hilton Hotel Exhibition and Convention Center, İstanbul, 2-6 Ekim 1996.
Demirgören S, Uyar M, Yegül İ, Hariri Nİ, Pilyavski Aİ: Effects of the Intraspinal Somatostatin Microinjection on the Motor Responses in the rat. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. İstanbul Hilton Hotel Exhibition and Convention Center, İstanbul, 2-6 Ekim 1996.
Zileli M, Uyar M, Zileli B, Yegül İ: Trigeminal Neuralgia - Choices of the Treatment Modalities. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. İstanbul Hilton Hotel Exhibition and Convention Center, İstanbul, 2-6 Ekim 1996.
Zileli B, Zileli M, Uyar M, Yegül İ: Secondary Trigeminal Neuralgia - A Clinical Analysis of 23 Cases. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. İstanbul Hilton Hotel Exhibition and Convention Center, İstanbul, 2-6 Ekim 1996.
Gökçe B, Yegül İ, Uyar M, Elbi H, Zileli B, Zileli M: Turkish Version of Mc Gill Pain Questionaire Reliability and Validity. 7th International Symposium The Pain Clinic. İstanbul Hilton Hotel Exhibition and Convention Center, İstanbul, 2-6 Ekim 1996.
Erhan E, Uyar M, Turan S, Yegül İ, Tuğlular I, Doering BG: “Fluvoxamine versus Amitriptyline in the Treatment of Fibromyalgia,” 8th World Congress The Pain Clinic, Tenerife, Canary Islands, İspanya, 6-10 Mayıs 1998.
Erhan E, Uyar M, Yegül İ, Doering BG, Elbi H, Alptekin G: “Fibromyalgia and Somatization Disorder,” 8th World Congress The Pain Clinic, Tenerife, Canary Islands, İspanya, 6-10 Mayıs 1998.
Doering BG, Yegül İ, Erhan E, Uyar M: “Ego Strength, Manifest Anxiety, Somatization as Personality Characteristics in Fibromyalgia Patients,” 9th World Congress on Pain, Vienna, 46, 1999.
Apaydın Ş, Göldeli E, Uyar M, Erhan E, Yegül İ, Tuğlular I: “The Antinocciceptive Effect of Moclobemide on the Vocalization Threshold to Paw Pressure in a Rat Model of Unilateral Mononeuropathy,” 9th World Congress on Pain, Vienna, 274, 1999.
Yegül İ, Uyar M, Erhan E: “Implanted Drug Delivery Systems for Spinal Administration of Morphine in Cancer Pain Relief,” 9th World Congress on Pain, Vienna, 329-330, 1999.
Yegül İ, Uyar M, Erhan E: “Treatment of Neuropathic Pain: Spinal Cord Stimulation,” Pain and Neuromodulation: The New Millenium, The 9th World Congress: The Pain Clinic, San Francisco, 273, 2000. 
Erhan E, Uyar M, Yegül İ, Doering BG, Elbi H, Alptekin G: “Fibromyalgia and Somatization Disorder,” Pain and Neuromodulation: The New Millenium, The 9th World Congress: The Pain Clinic, San Francisco, 53, 2000. 
Doering BG, Erhan E, Yegül İ: “Cognitive Behavioral Treatment and Relaxation for Pediatric Tension-Type  Headache: A Case Report,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 222, 2001 
Erhan E, Bilgin S, Doering BG, Yegül İ: “Devic’s Syndrome (Neuromyelitis Optica) and Pain: A Case Report,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 264, 2001 
Erhan E, Kara S, Doering BG, Zileli M, Yegül İ: “Cerebral Palsy and Pain: A Multidisciplinary Approach- A Case Report,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 265, 2001 
Erhan E, Yegül İ: “Transforaminal Anterior Epidural Steroid Injections for Low-Back Pain with Radiculopathy,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 380, 2001 
Yegül İ, Erhan E: “Mirror Pain after Percutaneous Cordotomy,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 390, 2001 
Erhan E, Yegül İ: “Splanchnic Radiofrequency Thermocoagulation: Preliminary Results,” 2nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, İstanbul, Pain Practice, 391, 2001. 
Erhan E, Yegül İ, Demir F: “The Efficacy of Intra-articular Hylan G-F 20 (Synvisc) in the Osteoarthritis of the Knee,” XX Annual ESRA Congress, Warsaw, IMRAPT (The International Monitor) Vol.13, No.3, 69, 2001. 
Erhan E, Yegül İ: “Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections for Low-Back Pain,” 10th  World Congress on Pain, San Diego, 423, 2002.
Erhan E, Önal A, Kocabaş S, Parlar A, Yegül İ, Koşay S: Ondansetron Does Not Block Tramadol-Induced Analgesia in Mice,” 4th Congress of Efic, Pain in Europe IV, Prague, 360, 2003.
Yegül İ, Erhan E, Özyalçın H: Percutaneous Vertebroplasty for the Treatment of Painful Vertebral Compression. 4th Congress of Efic, Pain in Europe IV, Prague, 414, 2003.
Yegül İ, Erhan E, Tekin İ: Pulsed RF of Suprascapular Nerve as a Treatment for Chronic Shoulder Pain. 3nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, Barcelona, PAIN Practice, 92, Blackwell Publishing, 2004.
Tekin İ., Erhan E., Yegül İ: Pulsed RF of Cervical DRG for the Treatment of Complicated Whiplash Injury: A Case Report. 3nd World Congress of World Institute of Pain, Barcelona, PAIN Practice, 92, Blackwell Publishing, 2004.
Doering BG, Erhan E, Yegül İ: Limitations of Psychological Assessment  and Treatment in a Patient with CP; A Case report. 3nd World Congress World Institute of Pain, Barcelona, PAIN Practice, 277, Blackwell Publishing, 2004.
Yedicocuklu D, Erhan E, Özyar B, Uğur G, Yegül İ: Comparison of single-shot spinal anaesthesia and continuous spinal anaesthesia in patients undergoing open prostatectomy. XXIII Annual ESRA Congress, Atina, Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Vol. 29 No.5 (Supplement 2), 90, 2004.
Hayzaran S, Erhan E, Uğur G, Özyar B, Yegül İ: Postoperative Analgesia at Home After Varicoceles Sugery: A Comparison of  Paracetamol and Tramadol. XXIII Annual ESRA Congress, Atina, Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Vol. 29 No.5 (Supplement 2), 90, 2004. 
Erhan E, Yegül İ, Pirim A, Veznedaroğlu B: A Double-Blind Trial Comparing Mirtazapine With Placebo In The Treatment Of Fibromyalgia Patients With Major Depressive Disorder 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, 226, 2005. 
Yegül İ, Erhan E, Pirim A: The Efficacy of Percutaneous Nucleoplasty in Patients with Low Back Pain and Radiculopathy. 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, 258, 2005.
Doering BG, Erhan E, Yegül İ: Transcutaneous Pulsed Radiofrequency for the Treatment of Tension-type Headache: A Comparison with Cognitive Behavioral Approach. 11th World Congress on Pain, Sydney, 361, 2005.
Yegül İ, Erhan E, Pirim A: Percutaneous Nucleoplasty in Patients with Cervical Radicular Pain – Initial Case Series. International Forum on Pain Medicine, Sofia, 218, 2006.
Yegül İ, Erhan E, Pirim A, Eyigör C:
3 in 1 Block  For Chronic Shoulder Pain. 5th Congress of the European Federation of IASP Chapters (EFIC), İstanbul, European Journal of Pain, Vol. 10, (Supplement 1), S151, 2006.
Yegül İ, Erhan E: Intradiscal Ozone Injecton For Low Back Pain And Radiculopathy. 5th Congress of the European Federation of IASP Chapters (EFIC), İstanbul, European Journal of  Pain, Vol. 10, (Supplement 1), S156, 2006.
Doering BG, Erhan E, Yegül İ: Assertiveness Trainig for Tension Type Headache. 5th Congress of the European Federation of IASP Chapters (EFIC), İstanbul, European Journal of  Pain, Vol. 10, (Supplement 1), S220, 2006. 
Erhan E, Yegül İ, Prim A, Eyigor C: Epidural Neuroplasty for Low Back Pain and Radiculopathy. 4th World Congress World Institute of Pain, Budapest, PAIN Practice, Vol. 7, (Supplement 1), 96, Blackwell Publishing, 2007.
Yegül İ, Erhan E: Treatment of Lumbar Disc Herniations with Targetted Disc Decompression: Preliminary Results. 4th World Congress, World Institute of Pain, Budapest, PAIN Practice, Vol. 7, (Supplement 1), 96, Blackwell Publishing, 2007. 
Yegül İ, Erhan E: CT-Guided Percutaneous Cordotomy for Cancer Pain Relief. 5th World Congress, World Institute of Pain, New York, PAIN Practice, Vol. 9, (Supplement 1), 79, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Yegül İ, Erhan E: Pash-Cath For Spinal Pain, 5th World Congress, World Institute of Pain, New York, PAIN Practice, Vol. 9, (Supplement 1), 79, Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Türkyılmaz D, Erhan E, Deniz M.N, Yegul I: Pulsed Radiofrequency Lesioning of the C5 DRG for Chronic Shoulder Pain. 7th World Congress, World Institute of Pain, WIP Abstract book 0441, www.kenes.com/wip2014, Maasthricht 7-10 Mayıs 2014.
Yegul I, Erhan E, Deniz M.N.: Cervıcal Epidural Hematoma During Percutaneous Cordotomy for Unilateral Cancer Pain: A Case Report. 7th World Congress, World Institute of Pain, WIP Abstract book 0450, www.kenes.com/wip2014, Maasthricht 7-10 Mayıs 2014.