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Effects of off-pump and on-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting at 1 year.
BACKGROUND Previously, we reported that there was no significant difference at 30 days in the rate of a primary composite outcome of death, myocardial infarction, stroke, or new renal failureExpand
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Off-pump or on-pump coronary-artery bypass grafting at 30 days.
BACKGROUND The relative benefits and risks of performing coronary-artery bypass grafting (CABG) with a beating-heart technique (off-pump CABG), as compared with cardiopulmonary bypass (on-pump CABG),Expand
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Activation of Histone Deacetylase-6 Induces Contractile Dysfunction Through Derailment of &agr;-Tubulin Proteostasis in Experimental and Human Atrial Fibrillation
Background— Atrial fibrillation (AF) is characterized by structural remodeling, contractile dysfunction, and AF progression. Histone deacetylases (HDACs) influence acetylation of both histones andExpand
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Effects of Preoperative Short Term Use of Atorvastatin on Endothelial Progenitor Cells after Coronary Surgery: A Randomized, Controlled Trial
ObjectivesWe investigated the effects of short-term use of atorvastatin on CD34+/VEGF-R2+/CD133+/CD45- endothelial progenitor cell (EPC) count after on-pump coronary artery bypass surgeryExpand
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Autologous bone-marrow mononuclear cell implantation for patients with Rutherford grade II-III thromboangiitis obliterans.
BACKGROUND This study investigated the efficacy and safety of autologous bone marrow-mononuclear cells (ABMMNC) implantation in patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) due to thromboangiitisExpand
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Five-year follow-up after transepicardial implantation of autologous bone marrow mononuclear cells to ungraftable coronary territories for patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy.
OBJECTIVE Cell therapy for patients with ischaemic cardiomyopathy (IC) is still an open issue. We aimed to assess the long-term safety and therapeutic potency of autologous bone marrow mononuclearExpand
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A prescription fraud detection model
Prescription fraud is a main problem that causes substantial monetary loss in health care systems. Expand
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Validation of the EuroSCORE risk models in Turkish adult cardiac surgical population.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to validate additive and logistic European System for Cardiac Operative Risk Evaluation (EuroSCORE) models on Turkish adult cardiac surgical population. METHODSExpand
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Comparison of different needle diameters and flow rates on bone marrow mononuclear stem cell viability: an ex vivo experimental study.
Considerable information is available regarding the experimental and clinical applications of bone marrow derived stem cells (BMDSC) for regenerative medicine. Optimized stem cell delivery systemsExpand
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