Levent Dalar

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endobronchial Watanabe spigot embolisation in the treatment of bronchopleural fistula due to tuberculous empyema in intensive care unit
    Levent Dalar
    Interventional Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:140-3. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Early tracheal stenosis causing extubation failure and prolonged ventilator dependency
    L Dalar
    Yedikule Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anaesth Intensive Care 41:108-12. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Central airway obstruction due to malignant fibrous histiocytoma metastasis in a case with Mounier-Kuhn syndrome
    Levent Dalar
    Clinic of 7th Chest Diseases, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 60:167-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Diode laser in the endoscopic treatment of obstructive airway disease: two years experience in Istanbul
    L Dalar
    Interventional Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Teaching and Research Hospital for Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:140-4. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint [Two typical carcinoid cases treated by endobronchial approach]
    Levent Karasulu
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 57:212-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Diode laser therapy for endobronchial malignant melanoma metastasis leading bilateral main bronchus obstruction]
    Levent Dalar
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery, Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 58:444-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Total atalectasis of the left lung developing during the third month of treatment in a case of pulmonary tuberculosis]
    L Dalar
    Unité de pneumologie interventionnelle de l hôpital Yedikule, Yedikule Göğüs Hastalıkları Hastanesi, Zeytinburnu 34000 Istanbul, Turquie
    Rev Mal Respir 28:1158-61. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A mismanaged case of hydatid disease of lung
    Sinem Nedime Sökücü
    Department of Chest Disease, Yedikule Chest Disease and Thoracic Surgery Training and Investigation Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Pak Med Assoc 61:1128-9. 2011
  9. pmc Can red blood cell distribution width predict severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome?
    Sinem Nedime Sökücü
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Sleep Laboratory, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:521-5. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Can hospitalization provide better compliance in smear positive tuberculosis patients?
    Ahmet Levent Karasulu
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 57:277-81. 2009

Collaborators

  • Emel Eryuksel
  • Erdogan Cetinkaya
  • Okan Solak
  • Ekrem Cengiz Seyhan
  • Sedat Altin
  • Levent Karasulu
  • Sinem Nedime Sökücü
  • Ahmet Levent Karasulu
  • Sinem Sokucu
  • Seda Tural Onur
  • Adnan Sayar
  • Zeki Gunluoglu
  • Ibrahim Dinçer
  • Atilla Gurses
  • Alper Celikten
  • Muzaffer Metin
  • Necati Citak
  • Nur Dilek Bakan
  • Nur Urer
  • Pinar Ozkan Epöztürk
  • Nurdan Simşek
  • Pinar Ozkan
  • Sinem Timur
  • Nur Solmazer

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Endobronchial Watanabe spigot embolisation in the treatment of bronchopleural fistula due to tuberculous empyema in intensive care unit
    Levent Dalar
    Interventional Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 19:140-3. 2013
    ..On day 50, upon the cessation of empyema drainage, spigots were removed with rigid and flexible bronchoscope. In conclusion, EWS use in the treatment of bronchopleural fistula is an effective, safe and a reversible procedure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Early tracheal stenosis causing extubation failure and prolonged ventilator dependency
    L Dalar
    Yedikule Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anaesth Intensive Care 41:108-12. 2013
    ..Early intubation-related tracheal stenosis should therefore be considered in cases of weaning or extubation failure and prompt appropriate investigation and treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Central airway obstruction due to malignant fibrous histiocytoma metastasis in a case with Mounier-Kuhn syndrome
    Levent Dalar
    Clinic of 7th Chest Diseases, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 60:167-71. 2012
    ..Since the lack of the similar studies conducted previously, we found the case worth presenting...
  4. doi request reprint Diode laser in the endoscopic treatment of obstructive airway disease: two years experience in Istanbul
    L Dalar
    Interventional Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Teaching and Research Hospital for Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:140-4. 2012
    ..Diode laser is a new laser system which has been mainly used in urology, endovascular surgery, ENT, and dermatology. In recent years it has been effectively used in endobronchial treatments...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Two typical carcinoid cases treated by endobronchial approach]
    Levent Karasulu
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 57:212-7. 2009
    ..It should not be forgotten that bronchoscopic approach and simple excision is an effective and safe procedures for the treatment of typical bronchial carcinoid tumors in selected cases these polypoid type lesions...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Diode laser therapy for endobronchial malignant melanoma metastasis leading bilateral main bronchus obstruction]
    Levent Dalar
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery, Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 58:444-9. 2010
    ..Our case is presented as an example of a rarely seen endobronchial metastasis and as an example of its management with a new device...
  7. doi request reprint [Total atalectasis of the left lung developing during the third month of treatment in a case of pulmonary tuberculosis]
    L Dalar
    Unité de pneumologie interventionnelle de l hôpital Yedikule, Yedikule Göğüs Hastalıkları Hastanesi, Zeytinburnu 34000 Istanbul, Turquie
    Rev Mal Respir 28:1158-61. 2011
    ..Pulmonary tuberculosis and lung cancer are still important public health problems and can occur simultaneously. In this article, we present the case of a 38-year-old patient treated for smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint A mismanaged case of hydatid disease of lung
    Sinem Nedime Sökücü
    Department of Chest Disease, Yedikule Chest Disease and Thoracic Surgery Training and Investigation Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Pak Med Assoc 61:1128-9. 2011
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by serology and lobe resection. Patient had presented in an unusual way for diagnosis of hydatid cyst...
  9. pmc Can red blood cell distribution width predict severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome?
    Sinem Nedime Sökücü
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Sleep Laboratory, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Clin Sleep Med 8:521-5. 2012
    ..Red blood cell distribution width (RDW) is a newly recognized risk marker for various diseases. We evaluated the value of RDW in predicting the severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Can hospitalization provide better compliance in smear positive tuberculosis patients?
    Ahmet Levent Karasulu
    Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 57:277-81. 2009
    ..96-7.05 p< 0.05). Our results show that in category 1 patients without concomitant disorders, initiation of treatment at hospital has an adverse influence on the outcome of treatment, as reflected by the percentage of completers...
  11. doi request reprint Heart rate variability analysis of single-channel electrocardiogram can help to differentiate high-risk patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome - a study on diagnostic accuracy
    Levent Karasulu
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Yedikule Chest Disease and Thoracic Surgery Research and Education Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 12:331-8. 2012
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of heart rate variability analysis (HRV) analysis from the long duration electrocardiogram (ECG) recordings as a screening test for the diagnosis of moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS)...
  12. doi request reprint Improving Heart rate variability in sleep apnea patients: differences in treatment with auto-titrating positive airway pressure (APAP) versus conventional CPAP
    Levent Karasulu
    Sleep Disorders Unit, Yedikule Chest Disease and Thoracic Surgery Research and Education Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Lung 188:315-20. 2010
    ..These results suggest that despite comparable improvement in abnormal respiratory events with APAP or CPAP treatments, CPAP may be superior to APAP in terms of correcting cardiovascular alterations in sleep apnea patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Semirigid thoracoscopy in the diagnosis of pleural effusion: first four cases in Turkey]
    Ahmet Levent Karasulu
    Internation Pulmonology Unit, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 59:188-93. 2011
    ..The convenient use and compatibility with most endoscopic systems are raising the importance of the device. However, biopsy size from semirigid thoracoscope might cause diagnostic difficulty when compared to rigid thoracoscope...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pleural angiosarcoma: a rare cause of spontaneous haemothorax
    Seda Tural Onur
    Department of Chest Diseases, Yedikule Chest Diseases and Chest Surgery Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Pak Med Assoc 63:265-7. 2013
    ..Epithelioid angiosarcoma was determined on pleural tissue obtained by video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)...
  15. pmc Application of non-invasive mechanical ventilation in an asthmatic pregnant woman in respiratory failure: a case report
    Levent Dalar
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Yedikule Teaching Hospital for Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Thorac Dis 5:97-100. 2013
    ..She was successfully treated using NIV. This case is worth discussing as it includes two clinical conditions in which NIV is often considered contraindicated...
  16. doi request reprint Carinal resection and reconstruction for respiratory tumors using Miyamoto's technique
    Adnan Sayar
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Yedikule Teaching Hospital for Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey
    Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:90-6. 2012
    ..There is still a debate about the indications and the morbidity and mortality rates for this type of surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Resection of giant endobronchial hamartoma by electrocautery and cryotherapy via flexible bronchoscopy
    Sedat Altin
    Yedikule Chest Disease and Chest Surgery Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:390-4. 2007
    ..Electrocautery and cryotherapy may present an alternative therapy for resection of selected benign endobronchial benign tumors...