Şakir Şar

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In this study, 31 (30%) cases of urinary tract infection(UTI) of 103 patients with malnutrition, who were admitted to ourhospital, were investigated prospectively. Our purpose was to determinethe frequency of UTI, species of bacteria caused toinfection and their antibiotic susceptibility in infants withmalnutrition. The mean age of the patients with UTI was(More)
OBJECTIVE In this study, auditory brainstem potentials (ABPs) were studied in children with protein energy malnutrition (PEM) to determine the effects of PEM on the developing brain in children. METHODS A total of 31 children, aged 3-36 months with moderate/severe PEM and 25 healthy children, aged 3-48 months were included in the study. Nutritional status(More)
In this study, cranial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings were investigated in children with moderate and severe protein energy malnutrition (PEM) to determine cerebral abnormalities in malnutrition in childhood. A total of 20 children aged 3 months to 36 months were included in the study. Thirteen (65%) children had severe malnutrition and seven(More)
Our purpose was to determine thefrequency of convulsion in children withhyponatremic dehydration (HD). We alsoinvestigated whether or not there was arelationship between the severity ofhyponatremia and the degrees of malnutrition inour region (Eastern Anatolia of Turkey) inwhere malnutrition is frequently observed.In this study, the clinical and(More)
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