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Infective endocarditis in Turkey: aetiology, clinical features, and analysis of risk factors for mortality in 325 cases.
OBJECTIVE In order to define the current characteristics of infective endocarditis (IE) in Turkey, we evaluated IE cases over a 14-year period in a tertiary referral hospital. METHODS All adultExpand
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Infective Endocarditis: An Update
İnfektif endokardit (İE), çok uzun yıllardan beri bilinen bir hastalık olmasına ve tanı ve tedavisinde birçok gelişmeler sağlanmasına karşın, tüm tıbbi olanaklara erişimin mümkün olduğu gelişmişExpand
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Predictors of fatality in influenza A virus subtype infections among inpatients in the 2015-2016 season.
BACKGROUND Infection with the influenza A virus can cause severe disease and mortality. The effect of the different subtypes of influenza on morbidity and mortality is not yet known in Turkey. TheExpand
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Hematologic Adverse Effects of Prolonged Piperacillin-Tazobactam Use in Adults
Objective: We aimed to find the incidence and risk factors of hematologic adverse effects of piperacillin-tazobactam (TZP). Materials and Methods: Adult patients who used TZP for more than 10 daysExpand
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Comparison of Antiretroviral Therapy Regimens in Terms of Virological Response, Immunological Response and Adverse Effects in Treatment-Naive HIV-Positive Patients
Objective: In this study, we aimed to determine the demographic and clinical characteristics of HIV-positive patients seen in our faculty; and to put forward the differences in virological response,Expand
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The effect of tocilizumab, anakinra and prednisolone on antibody response to SARS-CoV-2 in patients with COVID-19: A prospective cohort study with multivariate analysis of factors affecting the
Objectives Disease severity, previous medications, immunosuppresive agents could affect the antibody response against SARS-CoV-2. We aimed to analyze variablesExpand
Diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infective endocarditis: Turkish consensus report-2019.
Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Infective Endocarditis: Turkish Consensus Report
  • S. Şimşek-Yavuz, A. Akar, +34 authors Ankara Turkiye Patoloji Dernekleri Federasyonu Kardiyovaskuler Si
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Although infective endocarditis (IE) is rare, it is still important as an infectious disease because of the resulting morbidity and substantial mortality rates. Epidemiological studies in developedExpand
Consensus Report on Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Infective Endocarditis by Turkish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (TSCVS), Turkish Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious
Infective endocarditis (IE) is rare, but associated with significant morbidity and mortality rates. Estimates of the incidence of IE in Turkey are compromised by the absence of population-basedExpand