Ahmet Selcuk Can

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Publications

  1. pmc Analysis of agreement among definitions of metabolic syndrome in nondiabetic Turkish adults: a methodological study
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Faculty of Medicine, Esentepe, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 7:353. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Anthropometric indices and their relationship with cardiometabolic risk factors in a sample of Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Faculty of Medicine, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 12:538-46. 2009
  3. pmc Comparison of palpation-versus ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsies in the evaluation of thyroid nodules
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Vehbi Koc Foundation American Hospital, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Res Notes 1:12. 2008
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness comparison between palpation- and ultrasound-guided thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsies
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Private Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital, Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Endocr Disord 9:14. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Optimal waist:height ratio cut-off point for cardiometabolic risk factors in Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Private Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 13:488-95. 2010
  6. pmc Short term effects of a low-carbohydrate diet in overweight and obese subjects with low HDL-C levels
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Kadir Has University, Faculty of Medicine, Vefa Bey Sokak, No 5, 34349, Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Endocr Disord 10:18. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Comparison between Turkish Cardiovascular Risk Platform and United States National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III definitions of the metabolic syndrome in Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    From the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Cardiometab Syndr 4:26-32. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc Analysis of agreement among definitions of metabolic syndrome in nondiabetic Turkish adults: a methodological study
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Faculty of Medicine, Esentepe, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 7:353. 2007
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  2. doi request reprint Anthropometric indices and their relationship with cardiometabolic risk factors in a sample of Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Faculty of Medicine, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 12:538-46. 2009
    ..To identify the best anthropometric index that predicts cardiometabolic risk factors.Design and settingCross-sectional study in Turkey, in 2003...
  3. pmc Comparison of palpation-versus ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsies in the evaluation of thyroid nodules
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Vehbi Koc Foundation American Hospital, Sisli, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Res Notes 1:12. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the results of palpation-versus ultrasound-guided thyroid fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsies...
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness comparison between palpation- and ultrasound-guided thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsies
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Private Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital, Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Endocr Disord 9:14. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to perform a cost-effectiveness comparison between palpation-guided thyroid fine-needle aspiration biopsies (P-FNA) and ultrasound-guided thyroid FNA biopsies (USG-FNA)...
  5. doi request reprint Optimal waist:height ratio cut-off point for cardiometabolic risk factors in Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Private Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 13:488-95. 2010
    ..To identify the optimal waist:height ratio (WHtR) cut-off point that discriminates cardiometabolic risk factors in Turkish adults...
  6. pmc Short term effects of a low-carbohydrate diet in overweight and obese subjects with low HDL-C levels
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    Department of Medicine, Kadir Has University, Faculty of Medicine, Vefa Bey Sokak, No 5, 34349, Gayrettepe, Besiktas, Istanbul, Turkey
    BMC Endocr Disord 10:18. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate short-term effects of a low-carbohydrate diet in overweight and obese subjects with low HDL-C levels...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison between Turkish Cardiovascular Risk Platform and United States National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III definitions of the metabolic syndrome in Turkish adults
    Ahmet Selcuk Can
    From the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul Science University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Cardiometab Syndr 4:26-32. 2009
    ..Other national health organizations should avoid using homeostasis model assessment as a prerequisite for diagnosing MS. Modification of the NCEP definition would be more appropriate for ethnic groups with different body sizes...