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  • Adoption of Six Sigma’s DMAIC to Reduce Complications in IntraLase Surgeries 

    Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Eliacik, Mustafa; Kagan, Gamze; Erbas, Engin (2014)
    Abstract: Purpose: To show how a private eye care center in Turkey initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after femtosecond laser-assisted LASIK (IntraLase) surgeries. Method: ...
  • Deployment of Six Sigma Methodology in Pars Plana Vitrectomy 

    Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sanisoglu, Huseyin; Kar, Taner; Kagan, Gamze; Durmus, Ebubekir; Tunca, Meltem; Erbas, Engin; Armagan, Ilker; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal (2014)
    number of complications occurring during and after pars plana vitreoretctomy surgeries. Method: Data were collected for two years. To analyse the complications among 2272 patients, main tools of Six Sigma’s Define-Meas ...
  • Deployment of Six Sigma Methodology in Phacoemulsification Cataract Surgeries 

    Tunca, Meltem; Enginyurt, Hazar; Kagan, Gamze; Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Erbas, Engin; Sanisoglu, Huseyin; Durmus, Ebubekir (2014)
    The purpose of this study is to show how a public eye care center in Turkey initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after phacoemulsification cataract surgeries. To ...
  • Deployment of Six Sigma Methodology to Reduce Complications in Intravitreal Injections 

    Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Eliacik, Mustafa; Kagan, Gamze; Erbas, Engin; Enginyurt, Hazar (2014)
    The purpose of this study is to show how a private eye care center in Turkey initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after intravitreal injections. Data were collected ...
  • Development of a Six Sigma Infrastructure for Cataract Surgery in Patients with Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome 

    Tunca, Meltem; Enginyurt, Hazar; Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Kagan, Gamze; Sanisoglu, Huseyin; Durmus, Ebubekir; Erbas, Engin; Kagan, Sabahat Beyza; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal (2014-04-15)
    The aim of this study is to show how an eye clinic of a Turkish public hospital initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after cataract surgeries in patients with ...
  • Development of a Six Sigma Infrastructure for Cataract Surgery in Patients with Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome 

    Tunca, Meltem; Enginyurt, Hazar; Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Kagan, Gamze; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sanisoglu, Huseyin; Erbas, Engin; Kagan, Sabahat Beyza; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal; Durmus, Ebubekir (2014-04-15)
    The aim of this study is to show how an eye clinic of a Turkish public hospital initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after cataract surgeries in patients with ...
  • Development of a Six Sigma Infrastructure for Trabeculectomy Process 

    Kagan, Gamze; Bayraktar, Sukru; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Karaarasi Ozturker, Zeynep; Ozturker, Can; Sahbaz, Ibrahim (2014)
    The aim of this article is to show how an eye clinic of a Turkish public hospital initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications encountered during and after trabeculectomy surgeries. Data were ...
  • Development of Six Sigma Infrastructure for Strabismus Surgeries 

    Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Kagan, Gamze; Kamal, Atwat; Erbas, Engin (2014)
    The purpose of this study is to show how a private eye care center in Turkey developed a Six Sigma infrastructure to investigate the root causes of complications occuring during strabismus surgeries. To analyze the ...
  • Diminishing Complications in Continuous Ambulatory Peritoneal Dialysis Process via Six Sigma Methodology 

    Atasoyu, Enes Murat; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Erbas, Engin; Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Kagan, Gamze; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal; Enginyurt, Latif; Baslangic, Sadik Ozgur (2015)
    The aim of this paper is to investigate the complications which occurred in a dialysis polyclinic during and after CAPD process and evaluate them in terms of their root causes, severity, sigma levels and hazard scores. ...
  • Elimination of Post-Operative Complications in Penetrating Keratoplasty by Deploying Six Sigma 

    Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sahandar, Uzeyir Tolga; Erbas, Engin; Erbas, Engin; Kagan, Gamze (2014)
    This paper shows how a public eye and research hospital in Turkey initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications occurring after penetrating keratoplasty surgeries. Data were collected for nine ...
  • Formation of Six Sigma Infrastructure for the Coronary Stenting Process 

    Kagan, Gamze; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Celik, Sezai; Erbas, Engin; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal (2013)
    The purpose of this study is to show how a tertiary care center in Turkey operating mainly in cardiology initiated Six Sigma principles to reduce the number of complications occuring during coronary stent insertion ...
  • Frontotemporal dementia patient with bipolar disorder 

    Ozten, Eylem; Salcini, Celal; Kagan, Gamze; Hizli Sayar, Gokben; Tanridag, Oguz (2013)
    Introduction A diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia may be delayed or missed because early symptoms may develop gradually and can mimic symptoms of a variety of disorders or conditions. We aimed to write a report ...
  • Penetran Keratoplasti Cerrahisinde Ameliyat Sonu Komplikasyonların Altı Sigma İle Eliminasyonu 

    Sahbaz, Ibrahim; Kagan, Gamze; Kagan, Mehmet Kemal; Erbas, Engin; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sahandar, Uzeyir Tolga (2014)
    Bu çalışmanın amacı, bir Türk kamu göz ve araştırma hastanesinde, penetran keratoplasti (PKP) cerrahisinde ameliyat sonunda oluşan komplikasyon sayısının Altı Sigma vasıtasıyla nasıl azaltıldığını göstermek. Çalışmanın ...
  • Psödoeksfoliasyonlu Hastaların Katarakt Ameliyatlarında Alti Sigma Altyapısının Geliştirilmesi 

    Tunca, Meltem; Durmus, Ebubekir; Erbas, Engin; Sanisoglu, Huseyin; Kagan, Gamze; Taner, Mehmet Tolga; Sahbaz, Ibrahim (2014)
    Amaç: Psödoeksfoliasyon (PSX) sendromlu hastalarda katarakt ameliyatları sırasında ve sonrasında karşılaşılan komplikasyonların sayısını azaltmak için bir Türk kamu hastanesinin göz kliniğinde başlatılan Altı Sigma ...