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    • Evaluation of the Current Situation Tissue and Serum Biomarkers in Prostate Cancer 

      Kervancioglu, Enis; Kosan, Murat (2015)
      Prostate cancer, is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States and in many parts of the world and ranks 2nd in death from cancer among men. Lifetime risk of developing prostate cancer is 16%. Currently the ...
    • Experimental Bladder Cancer Models for Animals 

      Kosan, Murat; Mungan, Aydin (2015)
      Transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) is the most common malignancy of the genitourinary tract and TCC models are being developed over the past decades. Experimental models are needed so that more effective treatments can be ...
    • A Framework for Computational Thinking Based on a Systematic Research Review 

      Kalelioglu, Filiz; Gulbahar, Yasemin; Kukul, Volkan (2016)
      Computational Thinking (CT) has become popular in recent years and has been recognised as an essential skill for all, as members of the digital age. Many researchers have tried to define CT and have conducted studies about ...
    • Gastrointestinal endoscopy in pregnancy 

      Savas, Nurten (2014)
      Gastrointestinal endoscopy has a major diagnostic and therapeutic role in most gastrointestinal disorders; however, limited information is available about clinical efficacy and safety in pregnant patients. The major risks ...
    • Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Adult Sickle Cell Disease: Problems and Solutions 

      Ozdogdu, Halkan; Boga, Can (2015)
      Sickle cell disease-related organ injuries cannot be prevented despite hydroxyurea use, infection prophylaxis, and supportive therapies. As a consequence, disease-related mortality reaches 14% in adolescents and young ...
    • Hepatitis C infection in hemodialysis patients: A review 

      Etik, Digdem Ozer; Ocal, Serkan; Boyacioglu, Ahmet Sedat (2015)
      Hepatitis C virus (HCV)-related liver disease is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) who is treated with dialysis or kidney transplantation (KT). The survival rate ...
    • Humidification therapy; long-term effects in COPD and OSAS patients 

      Esendagli, Dorina; Sarric Ulasli, Sevinc; Esquinas, Antonio (2018)
      Humidification therapy is widely used in patients during invasive ventilation and the importance of heating and humidifying the inhaled air is well defined in both the acute and long term setting. On the other hand the ...
    • Hyperglycemia in Hospital: Diagnosis, Classification, Clinical Implications and Treatment 

      Bagir, Gulay Simsek; Ertorer, Melek Eda (2017)
      Hyperglycemia is a well-recognized risk factor for hospital-related complications, prolonged stay in the hospital and even mortality. The patients with in-hospital hyperglycemia may be categorized into three groups: i) ...
    • Imaging findings of spondylodiscitis 

      Alkan, Ozlem; Altinkaya, Naime (2016)
      Spondylodiscitis is an infection of the intervertebral disc and adjacent vertebral bodies. Magnetic resonance imaging is the method of choice for the spondylodiscitis. The characteristic findings in the spondylodiscitis ...
    • Indirect Bonding Revisited 

      Pamukcu, Hande; Ozsoy, Omur Polat (2016)
      In recent years, the popularity of indirect bonding increased due to advantages such as reduction of chair time and enhancement of patient comfort. Although the indirect bonding technique has improved over the years, the ...
    • Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy versus 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy Strategies for Locally Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer 

      Selek, Ugur; Bolukbasi, Yasemin; Welsh, James W.; Topkan, Erkan (2014)
      Chemoradiotherapy is the current standard of care in patients with advanced inoperable stage IIIA or IIIB non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Three-dimensional radiotherapy (3DCRT) has been a trusted method for a long time ...
    • Intraosseous angiolipoma of the frontal bone with a unique location: A clinical and pathological case illustration and review of the literature 

      Atilgan, Alev Ok; Terzi, Aysen; Agildere, Muhtesem; Caner, Hakan; Ozdemir, B. Handan (2014)
      Here, we report a case of a 16-year-old female patient was referred with scalp swelling and headache. Her neurological examination was normal and imaging of the skull revealed a well-defined lytic lesion measuring 15 mm x ...
    • Iron deficiency and anemia in heart failure 

      Altay, Hakan; Cavusoglu, Yuksel; Cetiner, Mustafa; Guvenc, Tolga Sinan; Temizhan, Ahmet; Ural, Dilek; Yesibursa, Dilek; Yildirim, Nesligul; Yilmaz, Mehmet Birhan (2017)
      Heart failure is an important community health problem. Prevalence and incidence of heart failure have continued to rise over the years. Despite recent advances in heart failure therapy, prognosis is still poor, rehospitalization ...
    • Legionnaires' disease 

      Erdogan, Haluk (2018)
      Legionnaires disease is a severe from of pneumonia caused by Legionella species which arc ubiquitious in both natural and man-made environments. It has high morbidity and case fetality rates. The disease is acquired by ...
    • Majocchi's granuloma: current perspectives 

      Durdu, Murat; Boral, Hazal; Ilkit, Macit (2018)
      Majocchi's granuloma (MG) is a rare fungal infection of the dermis that is mainly caused by dermatophytes (in >= 95% of cases); the most frequently identified cause is anthropophilic Trichophyton rubrum. In the rest of the ...
    • Mastocytosis 

      Gumusburun, Reyhan; Musabak, Ugur Haci; Bavbek, Sevim (2019)
      Mast cell activation diseases are common as either atopic diseases or rarely occur as mastocytosis and mast cell activation syndrome. Mastocytosis is a clonal disorder characterized by proliferation and accumulation of ...
    • Mediterranean diet as the diet of choice for patients with chronic kidney disease 

      Sezer, Siren; Chauveau, Philippe; Aparicio, Michel; Bellizzi, Vincenzo; Campbell, Katrina; Hong, Xu; Johansson, Lina; Kolko, Anne; Molina, Pablo; Wanner, Christoph; Ter Wee, Pieter M.; Teta, Daniel; Fouque, Denis; Carreo, Juan (2018)
      Traditional dietary management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) focuses on the quantity within the diet of energy and protein, and the restriction of single micronutrients, with little mention of dietary quality. Dietary ...
    • Metachronous Occurrence of Granular Cell Tumor in Breast Skin and Scalp: Diagnostic Challenging Differentiating Benign from Malignant and a Literature Review 

      Akkaya, Hampar; Toru, Havva Serap; Ayva, Ebru Sebnem; Karabulut, Zulfikar; Durusoy, Cicek (2016)
      Granular cell tumor (GCT) is a Schwann cell related benign neoplasm of soft tissue. GCT is an uncommon entity that occurs in a wide variety of body sites, but it is generally presented in the skin, oral cavity, superficial ...
    • Metformin: Hype or Hope for Cancer 

      Nar, Asli (2017)
      Current studies show that especially pancreatic, liver, endometrial, colorectal, bladder and breast cancer incidences are increased by the presence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Possible links between T2DM and cancer ...
    • Minimally Invasive Procedures for Laryngeal Carcinoma: Transoral Endoscopic Laser and Transoral Robotic Surgery 

      Topal, Ozgur (2017)
      Open partial or total laryngectomies with or without radiotherapy (RT) or chemoradiotherapy (CRT) are the only mainstays in the treatment of laryngeal carcinomas. However, minimally invasive procedures such as transoral ...