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Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: Current Problems and New Strategies
BackgroundAbdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) is a diffucult entity with two main problems during its course: (1) survival of the patient during the early period and (2) closure of the open wounds… Expand
Oxidant–Antioxidant Balance in Patients with COPD
The goal of this study was to evaluate the role of oxidant–antioxidant balance in the pathogenesis of COPD. We included 30 healthy nonsmokers [24 male, 6 female; mean age (yr) ± SD: 62.4 ± 9.3], 30… Expand
The evaluation of latent tuberculosis in rheumatologic diseases for anti-TNF therapy: experience with 192 patients
It is recommended to evaluate the presence of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) before initiating antitumor necrosis factor α (anti-TNF) therapy for rheumatologic diseases. We aimed to present the… Expand
Detection of latent tuberculosis infection in rheumatologic diseases before anti-TNFα therapy: tuberculin skin test versus IFN-γ assay
- I. Hanta, Suleyman Ozbek, S. Kuleci, G. Seydaoglu, E. Ozyilmaz
- Rheumatology International
- 1 November 2012
We aimed to evaluate tuberculin skin test (TST) and interferon-gamma (IFN-γ) test results for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) in patients with rheumatologic diseases prior to anti-TNFα therapy.… Expand
Could HLA-DR B1*11 allele be a clue for predicting extra-pulmonary sarcoidosis?
- E. Ozyilmaz, Ozlem Goruroglu Ozturk, +6 authors A. Kocabaş
- Sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and diffuse lung…
- 8 July 2014
BACKGROUND Several HLA-DR alleles have been described as a potential risk factor for sarcoidosis between distinct ethnic groups however the relationship between HLA-DR alleles and extra-pulmonary… Expand
Plasma homocysteine level and 677C-->T mutation on the MTHFR gene in patients with venous thromboembolism.
- I. Hanta, Y. Soydas, M. Karataşli, Z. Koseoglu, S. Satar, S. Hasturk
- Bratislavske lekarske listy
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of plasma total homocysteine level and 677C-->T mutation on the methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR) gene in the development of venous… Expand
The Oxidant-Antioxidant Balance in Mild Asthmatic Patients
We investigated the oxidant-antioxidant balance and the effect of inhaled corticosteroids on this balance in mild stable asthmatics. Included in the study were 30 mild asthmatic patients (11 male, 19… Expand
Alterations in p16 and p53 genes and chromosomal findings in patients with lung cancer: fluorescence in situ hybridization and cytogenetic studies.
- O. Demirhan, D. Taştemir, Serap Hastürk, S. Kuleci, I. Hanta
- Biology, Medicine
- Cancer epidemiology
- 1 August 2010
BACKGROUND Chromosomal aberrations and instability of gene(s) are two factors related to the genetic instability of cancer cells. A loss of the tumor-suppressor function of the genes p16 and p53 is… Expand
Isoniazid intervention for latent tuberculosis among 86 patients with rheumatologic disease administered with anti-TNFα
- I. Hanta, Suleyman Ozbek, S. Kuleci, M. Sert, A. Kocabaş
- Clinical Rheumatology
- 27 February 2007
In this study, we investigated the safety and toxicity of isoniazid (INH) intervention therapy to the patients with latent tuberculosis who were given tumor necrosis factor α (TNFα) for the treatment… Expand
Granulomatous reaction after chemotherapy for Hodgkin's disease.
There are some reports that relate the coexistence of sar-coidosis and lymphoma. This coexistence has been calledthe sarcoidosis–lymphoma syndrome. Generally, sarcoido-sis precedes the lymphoma in… Expand