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    • A new model using platelet indices to predict liver fibrosis in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection 

      CEYLAN, Bahadir; Mete, Bilgul; FINCANCI, Muzaffer; ASLAN, Turan; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Ozgunes, Nail; Colak, Onur; GUNDUZ, Alper; Senates, Ebubekir; Ozaras, Resat; INCI, Ayse; 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.
    • Abiotrophia defectiva endocarditis presenting with hemiplegia 

      Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; IRAZ, Meryem; KOCAMAN, Gulsen; CEYLAN, Bahadir; Aydin, CEMALETTİN; 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 ...
    • An Electrophysiological Study of Peripheral Polyneuropathy in Brucellosis 

      BENBIR, Gulcin; TURSUN, Irfan; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Kiziltan, Meral E. (2013-08-01)
      Background: Brucellosis is an anthropozoonotic disease with heterogeneous clinical presentations. This study aims to investigate the peripheral nervous system (PNS) involvement in brucellosis.
    • Analysis of infectious spondylodiscitis: 7-years data 

      Koc, Meliha Meric; Okay, GÜLAY; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Bolukcu, SİBEL; Durdu, BÜLENT; Hakyemez, Ismail Necati (2018-11-01)
      Objective: Infectious spondylodiscitis (SD) is an infectious disease that is rare and difficult to diagnose due to its non-specific clinical features. In this study, we aimed to describe the clinical and diagnostic features ...
    • Can platelet indices be used as predictors of complication in subjects with appendicitis? 

      CEYLAN, Bahadir; ASLAN, Turan; CINAR, Ahmet; KURT, Ayse Ruhkar; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN (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 tenofovir and entecavir in patients with chronic HBV infection 

      CEYLAN, B.; YARDIMCI, C.; FINCANCI, M.; EREN, G.; TOZALGAN, U.; MUDERRISOGLU, C.; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN (2013-09-01)
      Abstract. – BACKGROUND: Sustained suppression of serum HBV DNA levels with nucleos(t)ide analogues is the most important success obtained in the treatment of chronic HBV infection today. Tenofovir and entecavir provide more ...
    • Distribution of beta-Lactamase Genes Among Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains Isolated From Patients in Turkey 

      IRAZ, Meryem; Duzgun, Azer Ozad; SANDALLI, Cemal; Doymaz, MEHMET ZİYA; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Saral, Aysegul; PELEG, Anton Y.; OZGUMUS, Osman Birol; BERIS, Fatih Saban; KARAOGLU, Hakan; CICEK, Aysegul Copur (2015-11-01)
      Background: The emergence of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae poses a serious problem to antibiotic management. We investigated the β-lactamases in a group of carbapenem-resistant K. pneumoniae clinical isolates ...
    • Domestic electric drills in the service of orthopaedic surgery: a potential and preventable source of surgical site infections 

      Kucukdurmaz, FATİH; IMREN, Yunus; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Tuncay, Ibrahim; SEN, Cengiz (2012-11-01)
      Objective: We aimed to assess the contamination potential of the exhaust air from venting ports of running domestic electric drills which are commonly used in orthopaedic surgeries by means of both microbiological sampling ...
    • Evaluation of tularaemia courses: a multicentre study from Turkey 

      ERDEM, H.; OZTURK-ENGIN, D.; YESILYURT, M.; Karabay, O.; ELALDI, NAZİF; Celebi, G.; KORKMAZ, N.; GUVEN, T.; Sumer, S.; TULEK, N.; Ural, O.; Yilmaz, G.; ERDINC, S.; Nayman-Alpat, S.; SEHMEN, E.; Kader, C.; SARI, N.; Engin, A.; CICEK-SENTURK, G.; ERTEM-TUNCER, G.; GULEN, G.; Duygu, F.; Ogutlu, A.; Ayaslioglu, E.; Karadenizli, A.; Meric, MELİHA; ULUG, M.; ATAMAN-HATIPOGLU, C.; Sirmatel, F.; CESUR, S.; COMOGLU, S.; KADANALI, A.; KARAKAS, A.; ASAN, A.; Gonen, I.; KURTOGLU-GUL, Y.; ALTIN, N.; OZKANLI, S.; YILMAZ-KARADAG, F.; CABALAK, M.; GENCER, S.; PEKOK, A. Umut; YILDIRIM, D.; SEYMAN, D.; TEKER, B.; Yilmaz, H.; YASAR, K.; Balkan, I. Inanc; Turan, H.; Uguz, M.; KILIC, S.; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Kaya, S.; ERDEM, AHMET CAN; INAN, A.; CAG, Y.; Bolukcu, SİBEL; Ulu-Kilic, A.; OZGUNES, N.; GORENEK, L.; BATIREL, A.; AGALAR, C. (2014-12-01)
      In this multicentre study, which is the largest case series ever reported, we aimed to describe the features of tularaemia to provide detailed information. We retrospectively included 1034 patients from 41 medical centres. ...
    • Infection control bundles in intensive care: an international cross-sectional survey in low- and middle-income countries 

      Alp, E.; Cookson, B.; Erdem, H.; Rello, J.; Akhvlediani, T.; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Amela, D. L.; Aqel, A.; Bagirova, F.; Carevic, B.; Candevir-Ulu, A.; Cevahir, F.; Dijk, M.; Dobrevska, R.; Donlan, S.; Dragovac, G.; Fernandez, R.; Ikram, A.; Komal, A. M.; Karagoz, E.; Kaynar, L.; Kulzhanova, S.; Kumar, A.; McLaws, M. L.; Mema, D.; Oztoprak, N.; Pepe, F. N.; Petri, O.; Popescu, C.; Presterl, E.; Raka, L.; Resat, M.; Senol, G.; Shresta, L. B.; Sonmezer, M. C.; Taqiyev, B.; Tekin, R.; Tiamiyu, B.; Ulu-Kilic, A.; Vandana, K. E.; Vecchio, R. F. D.; Wongsurakiat, P. (2019-03-01)
      Background: In low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), the burden of healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) is not known due to a lack of national surveillance systems, standardized infection definitions, and paucity ...
    • Integrase inhibitor-based antiretroviral treatments decrease oxidative stress caused by HIV infection. 

      Okay, G; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Kocyigit, A; Guler, E M; Aslan, T (2020-12-01)
    • Mortality indicators in pneumococcal meningitis: therapeutic implications 

      ERDEM, Hakan; ELALDI, NAZİF; OZTOPRAK, Nefise; SENGOZ, Gonul; AK, Oznur; KAYA, SELÇUK; INAN, Asuman; Nayman-Alpat, Saygin; Ulu-Kilic, Aysegul; PEKOK, Abdullah Umut; GUNDUZ, Alper; Gozel, Mustafa G.; PEHLIVANOGLU, Filiz; YASAR, Kadriye; Yilmaz, Hava; CICEK-SENTURK, Gonul; Akcam, Fusun Z.; Inkaya, Ahmet C.; Kazak, Esra; Sagmak-Tartar, Ayse; Tekin, Recep; OZTURK-ENGIN, Derya; Ersoy, Yasemin; Sipahi, Oguz Resat; GUVEN, Tumer; TUNCER-ERTEM, Gunay; Alabay, Selma; Akbulut, Ayhan; Balkan, Ilker I.; HATIPOGLU, Mustafa; ONCUL, Oral; Cetin, Birsen; Dayan, Saim; Ersoz, Gulden; KARAKAS, Ahmet; OZGUNES, Nail; Sener, Alper; Yesilkaya, Aysegul; ERTURK, Ayse; Gundes, Sibel; Karabay, Oguz; Sirmatel, Fatma; TOSUN, Selma; TURHAN, Vedat; Yalci, Aysun; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Aydin, Emsal; DIKTAS, Husrev; KOSE, Sukran; ULCAY, Asim; SEYMAN, Derya; SAVASCI, Umit; Leblebicioglu, Hakan; VAHABOGLU, Haluk (2014-02-01)
      Background: The aim of this study was to delineate mortality indicators in pneumococcal meningitis with special emphasis on therapeutic implications.
    • Muscle Abscess due to Salmonella Enterica 

      Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; CEYLAN, Bahadir; IRAZ, Meryem; Elmadag, NUH MEHMET; ASLAN, Turan (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 ...
    • Perceived differences between intensivists and infectious diseases consultants facing antimicrobial resistance: a global cross-sectional survey 

      Rello, Jordi; Eshwara, Vandana Kalwaje; Conway-Morris, Andrew; Lagunes, Leonel; Alves, Joana; Alp, Emine; Zhang, Zhongheng; Mer, Mervyn; Luna, C. M.; Reina, R.; Dobrevska, R.; Deng, H.; Leiqing, L.; Liu, L.; Wang, D.; Yuetian, Y.; Zhang, G.; Zhang, Zh; Zheng, C.; Del Rio, G.; Rojas, J. N.; Amare, D.; Alfandri, S.; Argemi, X.; Kernies, S.; Lesprit, P.; Arvanitik, K.; Papanikolaou, M.; Tsigou, E.; Soultati, I; Platsouka, E.; Katsiari, M.; Nikolaou, C.; Tsiodras, S.; Antonelli, M.; Cascio, A.; Dellamonica, J.; DiPascale, G.; Garofalo, E.; Girardis, M.; Leone, D.; Vandana, K. E.; Kaniyarakkal, V; Munim, F.; Nath, S.; Patil, S.; Suchitra, U.; Yahav, D.; Misango, D. O.; Gecaj-Gashi, A.; Rotimi, V; Aguilar, D.; Araujo-Melendez, J.; Franco-Zendejas, R.; Lagunes, L.; Lemus, J.; Martinez D E, Perales; Chavez M, Rivera; Schouten, J.; Khamis, F.; Nizamuddin, S.; Santos, L.; Santos-Ribeiro, E.; Alekar, S.; Baker, D.; Ballot, D.; Black, V; Bhamjee, S.; Brannigan, L.; Hunt, I. A.; Kotze, J.; Lowman, W.; Levy, B.; Mer, M.; Morar, R.; Michell, W.; Nana, T.; Pahad, H.; Tsai, M.; Schleicher, G. K.; Shaddock, E.; Shoul, E.; Smith, C.; Richards, G. A.; Van der Merwe, L.; Welkovics, N.; Borges, M.; Diaz, E.; Garnacho-Montero, J.; Maseda, E.; Manez, R.; Rello, J.; Samso, E.; Serrano, R.; Sole-Violan, J.; Vidaur, L.; Zaragoza, R.; Wongsurakiat, P.; Abravci, N.; Akbudak, I; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; Altindis, M.; DCelebi, Aydin G.; Emel, A.; Alp, E.; Erdem, H.; Gulden, E.; Guner, R.; Kizmaz, Y.; Yalcin, A.; Kepenek, E.; Sener, A.; Tekin, R.; Tulek, N.; Ulu, Unuvar G.; Miftode, E.; Buckley, J.; Conway-Morris, A.; Dunn, M.; Hall, A.; Hobrok, M.; Felton, T.; Fletcher, S.; Marshall, B.; McConnell, H.; Mckee, R.; McAuley, D.; Mcfie, C.; Morton, B.; Naisbitt, J.; Rooney, K.; Szakmany, T.; Yates, B.; Zochios, V; Wunderink, Richard G.; Von der Osten, J. (2019-07-01)
      To identify differences in perception on multi-drug-resistant (MDR) organisms and their management at intensive care units (ICU). A cross-sectional survey was conducted. A proposal addressing a pathogen priority list (PPL) ...
    • PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPIC GASTROSTOMY APPLICATION TO GERIATRIC PATIENTS IN INTENSIVE CARE UNIT 

      Akkoyunlu, MUHAMMED EMİN; Kart, Levent; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; DANALIOGLU, Ahmet; KUTBAY OZCELIK, Hatice; KARAKOSE, Fatmanur; Bayram, MEHMET (2013-01-01)
      Introduction: Nutritional support is very important in geriatric patients with insufficient or no oral intake in intensive care units (ICU). The need for active enteral nutrition by means of nutrition tubes in patients ...
    • Pott abscess mimicking aortic aneurysm in chest X-ray. 

      Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; ASLAN, T; AKKOYUNLU, MUHAMMED EMİN (2013-01-01)
    • Predictors for limb loss among patient with diabetic foot infections: an observational retrospective multicentric study in Turkey 

      Saltoglu, N.; Yemisen, M.; Ergonul, O.; KADANALI, A.; KARAGOZ, G.; BATIREL, A.; AK, O.; Eraksoy, H.; Cagatay, A.; Vatan, A.; SENGOZ, G.; PEHLIVANOGLU, F.; ASLAN, T.; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; ENGIN, D.; CERAN, N.; Erturk, B.; Mulazimoglu, L.; ONCUL, O.; AY, H.; SARGIN, F.; OZGUNES, N.; SIMSEK, F.; YILDIRMAK, T.; Tuna, N.; Karabay, O.; YASAR, K.; UZUN, N.; Kucukardali, Y.; Sonmezoglu, M.; YILMAZ, F.; TOZALGAN, U.; OZER, S.; Ozyazar, M. (2015-07-01)
      We aimed to investigate the predictors for limb loss among patients with diabetes who have complicated skin/soft-tissue infections. In this observational study, consecutive patients with diabetic foot infection (DFI) from ...
    • Recurrent Intracranial Hydatid Cyst in an Adolescent 

      BENBIR, Gulcin; TURSUN, Irfan; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN (2011-01-01)
      Cerebral hydatid disease is a rare cyclozoonotic infection, being more common in the pediatric population. A previously healthy 18-year-old boy is presented here, who had a surgery for the removal of a giant hydatid cyst ...
    • Results of a Multinational Study Suggest the Need for Rapid Diagnosis and Early Antiviral Treatment at the Onset of Herpetic Meningoencephalitis 

      ERDEM, Hakan; CAG, Yasemin; OZTURK-ENGIN, Derya; Defres, Sylviane; KAYA, SELÇUK; LARSEN, Lykke; POLJAK, Mario; BARSIC, Bruno; ARGEMI, Xavier; SORENSEN, Signe Maj; BOHR, Anne Lisbeth; TATTEVIN, Pierre; Gunst, Jesper Damsgaard; BASTAKOVA, Lenka; JEREB, Matjaz; JOHANSEN, Isik Somuncu; Karabay, Oguz; PEKOK, Abdullah Umut; Sipahi, Oguz Resat; Chehri, Mahtab; BERAUD, Guillaume; SHEHATA, Ghaydaa; DEL VECCHIO, Rosa Fontana; MARESCA, Mauro; Karsen, Hasan; SENGOZ, Gonul; Sunbul, Mustafa; Yilmaz, Gulden; Yilmaz, Hava; SHARIF-YAKAN, Ahmad; KANJ, Souha Shararah; Parlak, Emine; PEHLIVANOGLU, Filiz; KORKMAZ, Fatime; Komur, Suheyla; KOSE, Sukran; ULUG, Mehmet; Bolukcu, SİBEL; COSKUNER, Seher Ayten; Ince, Nevin; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; HALAC, Gulistan; Sahin-Horasan, Elif; TIRELI, Hulya; KILICOGLU, Gamze; AL-MANDAWI, Akram; Nemli, Salih Atakan; INAN, Asuman; SENBAYRAK, Seniha; STAHL, Jean Paul; VAHABOGLU, Haluk (2015-06-01)
      Data in the literature regarding the factors that predict unfavorable outcomes in adult herpetic meningoencephalitis (HME) cases are scarce. We conducted a multicenter study in order to provide insights into the predictors ...
    • Ribavirin is not effective against Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: observations from the Turkish experience 

      CEYLAN, Bahadir; CALICA, Aylin; AK, Oznur; Akkoyunlu, YASEMİN; TURHAN, Vedat (2013-10-01)
      Crimean–Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a viral infection associated with a high mortality rate. Ribavirin is the only drug used in the treatment of this disease. Studies investigating the effectiveness of ribavirin ...