Abdurrahman Altindag

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Publications

  1. ncbi Depression and health related quality of life in non-cirrhotic chronic hepatitis B patients and hepatitis B carriers
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep 27310, Turkey Tel 90 342 3606060 Ext 76375 Fax 90 342 3608272 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 14:56-9. 2009
  2. ncbi The emergence of tics during escitalopram and sertraline treatment
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:177-8. 2005
  3. ncbi One-year follow-up study of posttraumatic stress disorder among earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Harran University Faculty of Medicine, 63100 Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Compr Psychiatry 46:328-33. 2005
  4. ncbi A case of rabbit syndrome treated with quetiapine
    A Altindag
    Harran Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Psikiyatri AD Arastirma Hastanesi, Sanliurfa 63100, Turkey
    Eur Psychiatry 20:574-5. 2005
  5. ncbi Suicide pact among three young sisters
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:278-80. 2005
  6. ncbi Effects of an antistigma program on medical students' attitudes towards people with schizophrenia
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:283-8. 2006
  7. ncbi The comorbidity of anxiety disorders in bipolar I patients: prevalence and clinical correlates
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:10-5. 2006
  8. doi A defect in the antioxidant defense system in schizophrenia
    Osman Virit
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Neuropsychobiology 60:87-93. 2009
  9. doi Beneficial effects of N-acetylcysteine in treatment resistant schizophrenia
    Mahmut Bulut
    Department of Psychiatry, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:626-8. 2009
  10. ncbi Mental health aspects of Turkish women from polygamous versus monogamous families
    Mustafa Ozkan
    Dicle University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:214-20. 2006

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  1. ncbi Depression and health related quality of life in non-cirrhotic chronic hepatitis B patients and hepatitis B carriers
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep 27310, Turkey Tel 90 342 3606060 Ext 76375 Fax 90 342 3608272 E mail
    Neurosciences (Riyadh) 14:56-9. 2009
    ..To measure health related quality of life and level of depression among patients with noncirrhotic chronic hepatitis B patients and hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) carriers...
  2. ncbi The emergence of tics during escitalopram and sertraline treatment
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:177-8. 2005
    ..We present a case of the emergence of tics associated with escitalopram and sertraline treatment, which might be due to an imbalance in the dopaminergic neurotransmitter system...
  3. ncbi One-year follow-up study of posttraumatic stress disorder among earthquake survivors in Turkey
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Harran University Faculty of Medicine, 63100 Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Compr Psychiatry 46:328-33. 2005
    ..Early mental health intervention may serve to prevent the chronicity of posttraumatic stress reactions among earthquake victims...
  4. ncbi A case of rabbit syndrome treated with quetiapine
    A Altindag
    Harran Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Psikiyatri AD Arastirma Hastanesi, Sanliurfa 63100, Turkey
    Eur Psychiatry 20:574-5. 2005
    ..The present case demonstrates the possible usefulness of quetiapine as a mono-drug treatment strategy for dealing with rabbit syndrome and simultaneously treating psychotic symptoms...
  5. ncbi Suicide pact among three young sisters
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Harran University, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 42:278-80. 2005
    ..Similarities to previously reported cases include participants having family disturbances, histories of depression and borderline personality...
  6. ncbi Effects of an antistigma program on medical students' attitudes towards people with schizophrenia
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 60:283-8. 2006
    ..These results suggest that attitudes towards schizophrenia could be changed favorably with this program. To sustain changed attitudes towards people with schizophrenia, antistigma programs should be offered on a regular basis...
  7. ncbi The comorbidity of anxiety disorders in bipolar I patients: prevalence and clinical correlates
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:10-5. 2006
    ..As comorbidity has a clear impact on the course of bipolar patients, special attention to this issue should be paid when interviewing bipolar patients...
  8. doi A defect in the antioxidant defense system in schizophrenia
    Osman Virit
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey
    Neuropsychobiology 60:87-93. 2009
    ..Therefore, we aimed to evaluate both plasma total oxidant status (TOS) and total antioxidant status (TAS) together with the oxidative stress index (OSI) in schizophrenia patients for the first time in the literature...
  9. doi Beneficial effects of N-acetylcysteine in treatment resistant schizophrenia
    Mahmut Bulut
    Department of Psychiatry, Gaziantep University Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep, Turkey
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:626-8. 2009
    ..The NAC might work through activating cysteine-glutamate antiporters or reducing in nitric oxide (NO) metabolites, free radicals and cytokines or through both of these mechanisms...
  10. ncbi Mental health aspects of Turkish women from polygamous versus monogamous families
    Mustafa Ozkan
    Dicle University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:214-20. 2006
    ..Polygamy is illegal in Turkey, but is common among rural villagers in the southeastern region. Polygamous marriage may have a negative effect on the wives involved...
  11. ncbi Comorbid personality disorders in subjects with panic disorder: do personality disorders increase clinical severity?
    Mustafa Ozkan
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakir 21280, Turkey
    Compr Psychiatry 46:20-6. 2005
    ..Paranoid and borderline personality disorders may be associated with a high frequency of suicide attempts in patients with panic disorder...
  12. doi The relationship between clinical parameters and depression level in patients with myofascial pain syndrome
    Ozlem Altindag
    Harran University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Pain Med 9:161-5. 2008
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  13. ncbi Suicide in Batman, southeastern Turkey
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Department of Psychiatry, Harran University Meducal School, Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:478-82. 2005
    ..7. The most frequent method (45%) was hanging. The most frequent stressful life events were health problems and family disruption. High suicide rates among females may be related to negative social status of females living in the region...
  14. doi Lack of pain in schizophrenia: a patient whose arm was burned and amputated
    Osman Virit
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Gaziantep University, Gaziantep 27000, Turkey
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:384-5. 2008
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  15. doi Prolidase activity and its diagnostic performance in bipolar disorder
    Salih Selek
    Psychiatry Department, Medical School, Harran University, S Urfa, Turkey
    J Affect Disord 129:84-6. 2011
    ..Proline has an important role in the brain. Prolidase, a proline splitting enzyme, which is also involved in oxidative stress is not investigated in bipolar disorder (BD)...
  16. ncbi A case series of increased libido and spontaneous orgasm associated with venlafaxine treatment
    Abdurrahman Altindag
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:895-6. 2008
  17. ncbi Characteristics of poisoning cases in adult intensive care unit in Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Mustafa Cengiz
    Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Harran University Hospital, Tr 63100 Sanliurfa, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 27:497-502. 2006
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to analyze the rate and characteristics of acute poisoning cases admitted to adult intensive care unit (ICU)...