G Benbir

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint CAP characteristics differ in patients with arousal parasomnias and frontal and temporal epilepsies
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep and Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Neurophysiol 30:396-402. 2013
  2. doi request reprint An electrophysiological study of peripheral polyneuropathy in brucellosis
    Gulcin Benbir
    Clinic of Neurology, Igdir Public Hospital, Igdir, Turkey
    Arch Iran Med 16:446-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Interobserver variability of seizure semiology between two neurologist and caregivers
    Gulcin Benbir
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Seizure 22:548-52. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The characteristics and subtypes of headache in relation to age and gender in a rural community in Eastern Turkey
    Gulcin Benbir
    Department of Neurology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Agri 24:145-52. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A pilot study of the effects of non-invasive mechanical ventilation on the prognosis of ischemic cerebrovascular events in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Neurol Sci 33:811-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Periodic leg movements in sleep in patients with supratentorial cerebral infarction
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Belg 112:27-32. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Antihypertensive drugs and inflammation in acute ischemic stroke as a predictor factor of future cardiovascular mortality
    Gulcin Benbir
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University, 34098, Istanbul, Turkey
    Inflammation 35:65-73. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Partial status epilepticus induced by hypocupremia in a patient with Wilson's disease
    Gulcin Benbir
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Seizure 19:602-4. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Atherothrombotic ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Gulcin Benbir
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul 34098, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:485-90. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of post-stroke epilepsy according to stroke subtypes
    G Benbir
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:8-12. 2006

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint CAP characteristics differ in patients with arousal parasomnias and frontal and temporal epilepsies
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep and Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Neurophysiol 30:396-402. 2013
    ..Frontal and temporal epilepsies, however, is associated with a moderate-to-powerful activation in wider brain networks...
  2. doi request reprint An electrophysiological study of peripheral polyneuropathy in brucellosis
    Gulcin Benbir
    Clinic of Neurology, Igdir Public Hospital, Igdir, Turkey
    Arch Iran Med 16:446-8. 2013
    ..Brucellosis is an anthropozoonotic disease with heterogeneous clinical presentations. This study aims to investigate the peripheral nervous system (PNS) involvement in brucellosis. ..
  3. doi request reprint Interobserver variability of seizure semiology between two neurologist and caregivers
    Gulcin Benbir
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Seizure 22:548-52. 2013
    ..We aimed to compare the extent of inter-observer variability in the description of seizure semiology between both neurologists and caregivers...
  4. doi request reprint The characteristics and subtypes of headache in relation to age and gender in a rural community in Eastern Turkey
    Gulcin Benbir
    Department of Neurology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Agri 24:145-52. 2012
    ..In this hospital-based study, we investigated the characteristics and subtypes of headache in relation to age and gender in a rural community in the eastern part of Turkey...
  5. doi request reprint A pilot study of the effects of non-invasive mechanical ventilation on the prognosis of ischemic cerebrovascular events in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Neurol Sci 33:811-8. 2012
    ..The early and effective treatment of OSAS provides a better clinical prognosis in ischemic stroke. The beneficial effects on radiological parameters need to be further studied...
  6. doi request reprint Periodic leg movements in sleep in patients with supratentorial cerebral infarction
    Gulcin Benbir
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Belg 112:27-32. 2012
    ..Our study supports the hypothesis that destructive lesions causing the loss of cortical or subcortical inhibition exerting on the reticular formation on spinal pathways could lead to the development of PLMS...
  7. doi request reprint Antihypertensive drugs and inflammation in acute ischemic stroke as a predictor factor of future cardiovascular mortality
    Gulcin Benbir
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University, 34098, Istanbul, Turkey
    Inflammation 35:65-73. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Partial status epilepticus induced by hypocupremia in a patient with Wilson's disease
    Gulcin Benbir
    Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Seizure 19:602-4. 2010
    ..This case exemplifies that hypocupremic states should be kept in mind as a risk factor for resistant seizures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Atherothrombotic ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Gulcin Benbir
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul 34098, Turkey
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:485-90. 2007
    ..About one in five patients with atrial fibrillation have significant carotid artery disease, but not all strokes are cardioembolic in origin in these patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of post-stroke epilepsy according to stroke subtypes
    G Benbir
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:8-12. 2006
    ..Strokes represent the most common etiology of epilepsy in patients over the age of 60 years, with an incidence of 2-4% occurring in different studies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Features associated with the development of hallucinations in Parkinson's disease
    G Benbir
    Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Neurol Scand 114:239-43. 2006
    ..To identify features related to the development of hallucinations in Parkinson's disease (PD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neuropathy patterns differ in patients with diabetic complications
    M E Kiziltan
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 48:351-7. 2008
    ..Diabetic dermopathy is more frequent in patients with diabetic neuropathy. We compared clinical and electrophysiological characteristics of PNP localizations/recurrences of foot ulcers, and diabetic dermopathy (DD) between sexes...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical and nerve conduction studies in female patients with diabetic dermopathy
    M E Kiziltan
    Department of Neurology, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, 34098 Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Diabetol 45:97-105. 2008
    ..8% of DD patients, and 50% of DF patients (P = 0.031). Our results suggest that female patients with diabetic dermopathy might have a more severe sensorial neuropathy than patients without these skin lesions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sleep and sleepiness in patients with Parkinson's disease before and after dopaminergic treatment
    D Kaynak
    Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Eur J Neurol 12:199-207. 2005
    ..Total daily L-dopa dose is predictive of objective daytime sleepiness. Furthermore, subjective assessment of sleepiness may cause underestimation of the severity of daytime sleepiness...
  15. doi request reprint Blink reflex in patients with postparalytic facial syndrome and blepharospasm: trigeminal and auditory stimulation
    M A Akalin
    Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Istanbul 34098, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 124:120-5. 2013
    ..We prospectively investigated patients with PFS and EB whether BR alterations demonstrated by trigeminal stimulation will similarly be observed upon auditory stimulation...
  16. doi request reprint Two cases with progressive cystic leukoencephalopathy
    Z Yapici
    Division of Child Neurology, Department of Neurology, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Neuropediatrics 40:47-51. 2009
    ..We report two patients with leukoencephalopathy showing progressive cystic changes on serial MRI, and magnetic resonance spectroscopy resembling progressive cavitating leukoencephalopathy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Seizures during treatment of Vitamin B12 deficiency
    G Benbir
    Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Seizure 16:69-73. 2007
    ..Antiepileptics were introduced in addition to Vitamin B12. Seizures disappeared within a few days or weeks; electroencephalographic findings were normalized in a few months. No relapses occurred during the follow-up period...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is diabetic dermopathy a sign for severe neuropathy in patients with diabetes mellitus? Nerve conduction studies and symptom analysis
    M E Kiziltan
    Department of Neurology, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:1862-9. 2006
    ..To assess if diabetic dermopathy (DD) is a sign for severe polyneuropathy (PNP)...