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    • A case of cerebral phaeohyphomycosis caused by Fonsecaea monophora, a neurotropic dematiaceous fungus, and a review of the literature 

      Seyithanoglu, Mehmet F.; CEVIK, Serdar; Hakyemez, Ismail; Gultepe, Bilge S.; ASLAN, Turan; Doymaz, Mehmet Z. (2015-03-01)
      The Fonsecaea species, which are the leading causes of chromoblastomycosis, are not considered neurotropic fungal agents. Fonsecaea pedrosoi is the primary species in the genus and is usually isolated from chromoblastomycosis ...
    • A new model using platelet indices to predict liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection 

      Ozaras, Resat; Colak, Onur; ASLAN, Turan; CEYLAN, Bahadir; Senates, Ebubekir; INCI, Ayse; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; GUNDUZ, Alper; Ozgunes, Nail; FINCANCI, Muzaffer; Mete, Bilgul; Tabak, Fehmi (2013-08-01)
      We aimed to investigate whether mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) are variables determining the severity of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic HBV infection.
    • A rare cause of liver abscess secondary to hydatid cyst: pseudomonas stutzeri 

      Bolukcu, SİBEL; Durdu, BÜLENT; ASLAN, Turan; Okay, GÜLAY; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati (2016-01-01)
      Pseudomonas stutzeri is non-fermentative gram negative bacteria which rarely leads to infections. In this report, we presented for the first time a liver abscess which was caused by P.stutzeri.
    • Abiotrophia defectiva endocarditis presenting with hemiplegia 

      Aydin, CEMALETTİN; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; IRAZ, Meryem; KOCAMAN, Gulsen; CEYLAN, Bahadir; ASLAN, Turan (2013-01-01)
      Abiotrophia defectiva was previously known as a member of the nutritionally variant streptococcus (NVS). This microorganism is a member of the normal flora of mouth, urogenital and intestinal tracts. It causes various ...
    • Can platelet indices be used as predictors of complication in subjects with appendicitis? 

      CEYLAN, Bahadir; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; KURT, Ayse Ruhkar; CINAR, Ahmet; ASLAN, Turan (2016-12-01)
      We examined the changes of mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) in subjects with appendicitis and whether MPV and PDW could be used to predict the development of complication due to appendicitis.
    • Comparison of colistin monotherapy and non-colistin combinations in the treatment of multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter spp. bloodstream infections: A Multicenter retrospective analysis 

      OZTOPRAK, Nefise; ORMEN, Bahar; Ozdemir, Davut; OZER, Serdar; HATIPOGIU, Cigdem Ataman; Sezak, Nurbanu; TURHAN, Vedat; Turker, Nesrin; ENGIN, Derya Ozturk; Guciu, Ertugrul; GUVEN, Tumer; Yilmaz, Hava; ASLAN, Turan; Balkan, Ilker Inanc; BATIREL, Ayse; Karabay, Oguz; AGALAR, Canan; Akalin, Serife; ALICI, Ozlem; Alp, Emine; ALTAY, Fatma Aybala; ALTIN, Nilgun; Arslan, Ferhat; Bekiroglu, Nural; CESUR, Salih; Durdu, BÜLENT; Celik, Aygul Dogan; Dogan, Mustafa; Duygu, Fazilet; Engin, Aynur; Gonen, Ibak; Hosoglu, Salih; Karahocagil, Mustafa Kasim; Kilic, Aysegul Ulu (2015-01-01)
      Objectives: To compare the efficacy of colistin (COL) monotherapy versus non-COL based combinations in the treatment of bloodstream infections (BSIs) due to multidrug resistant Acinetobacter spp.(MDR-A) . Materials and ...
    • EFFICACY OF COLISTIN AND NON-COLISTIN MONOTHERAPIES IN MULTI-DRUG RESISTANT ACINETOBACTER BAUMANNII BACTEREMIA/SEPSIS 

      Ozer, Serdal; Karahocagil, Mustafa; Kilic, Aysegul Ulu; ORMEN, Bahar; Ozdemir, Davut; OZTOPRAK, Nefise; Sezak, Nurbanu; TURHAN, Vedat; Turker, N.; Yilmaz, Hava; ASLAN, Turan; ENGIN, Derya Ozturk; Gonen, Ibak; Karabay, Oguz; BATIREL, Ayse; Balkan, Ilker Inanc; AGALAR, Canan; Akalin, Serife; ALICI, Ozlem; Alp, Emine; ALTA, F. Aybala; ALTIN, N.; Arslan, Ferhat; Bekiroglu, Nural; CESUR, Salim; Durdu, BÜLENT; Celik, Aygul Dogan; Dogan, Mustafa; Duygu, Fazilet; Engin, Aynur; GUCLUI, Ertugrul; GUVEN, Tumer; HATIPOGLU, Cigdem Ataman; Hosoglu, Salih (2014-01-01)
      Objective: This retrospective study aimed to investigate the efficacies of colistin and non-colistin monotherapies in multi-drug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii bacteremia (MDR-AB).
    • Evaluation of the Relationship Between ABO/Rh Blood Groups and Severity of Liver Fibrosis in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B 

      BOLUKÇU, SİBEL; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati; ASLAN, Turan; Durdu, BÜLENT (2016-04-01)
      Objective: Studies on the severity of fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis are scarce and limited with only hepatitis C infection. The aim of this study was to determine the role of ABO-Rh blood groups in the severity of ...
    • Hand, foot, and mouth disease in an adult 

      AKKOYUNLU, YASEMİN; ASLAN, Turan; CEYLAN, Bahadir (2014-03-01)
    • Infective endocarditis case due to streptococcus parasanguinis presented with spondylodiscitis 

      ASLAN, Turan; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati; Bolukcu, SİBEL; Okay, GÜLAY; GULTEPE, Bilge; Durdu, BÜLENT (2016-01-01)
      Streptococcus parasanguinis is a natural member of oral flora. It is an opportunistic pathogen, and rarely cause systemic infections due to it-s low virulence. Subacute infective endocarditis may present with various ...
    • Influence of multidrug resistant organisms on the outcome of diabetic foot infection 

      Mulazimoglu, Lutfiye; SENGOZ, Gonul; AY, Hakan; Erturk, Buket; Yilmaz, Fatma; Sonmezoglu, Meral; kucukardali, Yasar; TUNA, Nazan; KARABAY, Oguz; Ozgunes, Nail; Sargin, Fatma; Akkoyunlul, YASEMİN; ASLAN, Turan; OZTURK, Derya; Saltoglu, Nese; Ergonul, Onder; TULEK, Necla; Yemisen, Mucahit; ONCUL, Oral; YORUK, Gulsen; UZUN, Nuray; SIMSEK, Funda; YILDIRMAK, Taner; YASAR, Kadriye Kart; KADANALI, Ayten; KARAGOZ, Gul; BATIREL, Ayse; AK, Oznur; SONMEZER, Cagla; Eraksoy, Haluk; Cagatay, Atahan; Surme, Serkan; NEMLI, Salih A.; DEMIRDAL, Tuna; COSKUN, Omer; CERAN, Nurgul; PEHLIVANOGLU, Filiz (2018-05-01)
      Objectives: We described the clinical outcomes of the diabetic patients who had foot infections with multidrug resistant organisms.
    • Lung cancer, brucellosis and tuberculosis: Remarkable togetherness 

      Erboy, Fatma; ASLAN, Turan; AKKOYUNLU, YASEMİN; Akkoyunlu, MUHAMMED EMİN; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati; ARVAS, Gulhan (2013-08-01)
    • Mortality markers in nosocomial Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infection 

      BOLUKÇU, SİBEL; Durdu, BÜLENT; GULTEPE, Bilge; OKAY, GÜLAY; ASLAN, Turan; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati (2016-10-28)
      Purpose: Klebsiella pneumoniae is the most common endogen agent for nosocomial infections. In this study, mortality markers were investigated in patients with nosocomial K. pneumoniae blood stream infection (NKp BSI). Methods: ...
    • Muscle Abscess due to Salmonella Enterica 

      Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; ASLAN, Turan; IRAZ, Meryem; CEYLAN, Bahadir; Elmadag, NUH MEHMET (2013-07-01)
      Non typhoidal Salmonellae spp. causes clinical symptoms especially in neonates, infants, aged and immunocompromised patients. Hematogenous dissemination may occur in complicated cases whereas the formation of abscess is ...
    • Red Cell Volume Distribution Width to Platelet Ratio is an Important Predictor of Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis in Chronic Hepatitis B 

      Hakyemez, Ismail Necati; ASLAN, Turan; Durdu, BÜLENT; BOLUKÇU, SİBEL (2016-08-01)
      Objective: In recent years, a lot of non-invasive tests have been examined for estimating the severity of liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB). We aimed to evaluate the role of simple and valuable ...
    • Risk Factors Affecting Patterns of Antibiotic Resistance and Treatment Efficacy in Extreme Drug Resistance in Intensive Care Unit-Acquired Klebsiella Pneumoniae Infections: A 5-Year Analysis 

      KOC, Meliha Meric; Daskaya, HAYRETTİN; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Durdu, BÜLENT; HAKYEMEZ, Ismail N.; ASLAN, Turan; Gultepe, BİLGE (2019-01-07)
      BACKGROUND: We investigated the factors affecting antibiotic resistance in the intensive care unit (ICU)-related hospital-acquired infections caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae (KP-HAI) and the effects of antibiotics used for ...
    • Seroprevalence of Rubella in northeastern Turkey 

      KAYA, Bulent; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati; OZSARI, Tamer; Arvas, Gulhan; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; ASLAN, Turan (2013-07-01)
      Aim The aim of this study was to search rubella prevalence and compare the results with national and international data.
    • Surgical site infection rates in 16 cities in Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) 

      ASLAN, Turan; Ulger, Fatma; Dilek, Ahmet; Yilmaz, Hava; Sunbul, Mustafa; Ozgunes, Ilhan; Usluer, Gaye; Otkun, Metin; Kaya, Ali; Kuyucu, Necdet; Kaya, Zeynep; Ince, Erdal; Karbuz, Adem; Ciftci, Ergin; Tasyapar, Nevin; Gunes, Melek; ŞENER, ALPER; Meric, MELİHA; Leblebicioglu, Hakan; Erben, Nurettin; ROSENTHAL, Victor D.; SENOL, Gunes; Ersoz, Gulden; Demirdal, Tuna; DUYGU, Fazilet; Willke, Ayse; Sirmatel, Fatma; OZTOPRAK, Nefise; Koksal, Iftihar; ONCUL, Oral; GURBUZ, Yunus; GUCLU, Ertugrul; UZUN, Cengiz; Azak, Emel; Yylmaz, Gurdal; Kaya, Selcuk; Ulusoy, Hulya; HAZNEDAROGLU, Tuncer; GORENEK, Levent; ACAR, Ali; TUTUNCU, Ediz; KARABAY, Oguz; KAYA, Gulsume; Sacar, Suzan; Sungurtekin, Hulya; Ugurcan, Dogac; Turhan, Ozge; Kaya, Sehnaz; Gumus, Eylul; Dursun, Oguz; Geyik, Mehmet Faruk; Sahin, Ahmet; Erdogan, Selvi; Turgut, Huseyin; Yalcin, Ata Nevzat; Ozdemir, Davut; Kendirli, Tanil; Esen, Saban (2015-01-01)
      Background: Surgical site infections (SSIs) are a threat to patient safety; however, there were no available data on SSI rates stratified by surgical procedure (SP) in Turkey.
    • Surveillance, control and management of infections in intensive care units in Southern Europe, Turkey and Iran - A prospective multicenter point prevalence study 

      KOLUDER, Nada; IVANOVA, Petja; SOLTANIPOUR, Soheil; VAKILI, Mahmood; FARAHANGIZ, Saman; AFKHAMZADEH, Abdorrahim; BEECHING, Nicholas; Ahmed, Salman Shaheer; CAMI, Alma; SHIRALY, Ramin; NABER, Kurt; ASLAN, Turan; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; ERDEM, Hakan; INAN, Asuman; MORAVVEJI, Seyyed Alireza; FARROKHNIA, Mehrdad; JAZBEC, Anja; MIRKOVIC, Tomislav; Leblebicioglu, Hakan; Altindis, Selma; CAREVIC, Biljana; ASKARIAN, Mehrdad; COTTLE, Lucy; BEOVIC, Bojana; Csomos, Akos; METODIEV, Krassimir; AHMETAGIC, Sead; HARXHI, Arjan; RAKA, Lul; GROZDANOVSKI, Krsto; NECHIFOR, Mihai; Alp, Emine; Bozkurt, Fatma; Hosoglu, Salih; Balik, Ismail; Yilmaz, Gulden; JEREB, Matjaz; MORADI, Fatemeh; PETROV, Nikolay; Kaya, Selcuk; Koksal, Iftihar; Elaldi, Nazif; CSATO, Gabor; SZEDLAK, Balazs; Akata, Filiz; Oncu, Serkan; GRGIC, Svjetlana; COSIC, Gorana; STEFANOV, Chavdar; MUELLER, Maria; LUCA, Catalina; Korten, Volkan; PLATIKANOV, Viliyan (2014-02-01)
      Objective: We aimed to compare the features of intensive care units (ICUs), their antimicrobial resistance patterns, infection control policies, and distribution of infectious diseases from central Europe to Mid-West Asia.
    • The Prevalence of Brucellosis in Adults in Northeastern Region of Turkey 

      KAYA, Bulent; ASLAN, Turan; Arvas, Gulhan; Berktas, Mustafa; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN (2013-01-01)
      Background: Brucellosis is prevalent in the Mediterranean basin, the Indian subcontinent, the Arabian peninsula, and in parts of Central Asia, Africa, Central and South America. However it continues to be one of the major ...