Tayfun Eyileten

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) blockade on visfatin levels in diabetic nephropathy
    Tayfun Eyileten
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 15:225-9. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving proteinuria, endothelial functions and asymmetric dimethylarginine levels in chronic kidney disease: ramipril versus valsartan
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Blood Purif 25:327-35. 2007
  3. pmc Combined therapy with renin-angiotensin system and calcium channel blockers in type 2 diabetic hypertensive patients with proteinuria: effects on soluble TWEAK, PTX3, and flow-mediated dilation
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1174-81. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of calcium acetate and sevelamer on vascular function and fibroblast growth factor 23 in CKD patients: a randomized clinical trial
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:177-85. 2012
  5. pmc Effect of renin angiotensin system blockade on pentraxin 3 levels in type-2 diabetic patients with proteinuria
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:535-41. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The determinants of endothelial dysfunction in CKD: oxidative stress and asymmetric dimethylarginine
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:42-50. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Endothelial functions improve with decrease in asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels after renal transplantation
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Radiology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplantation 80:1660-6. 2005
  8. pmc Soluble TWEAK and PTX3 in nondialysis CKD patients: impact on endothelial dysfunction and cardiovascular outcomes
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gu lhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:785-92. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen treatment augments the efficacy of cilazapril and simvastatin regimens in an experimental nephrotic syndrome model
    Alper Sonmez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:110-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum visfatin concentration and endothelial dysfunction in chronic kidney disease
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:959-65. 2008

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Effect of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) blockade on visfatin levels in diabetic nephropathy
    Tayfun Eyileten
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 15:225-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to find out whether the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) blockage has any effect on the plasma visfatin levels...
  2. ncbi request reprint Improving proteinuria, endothelial functions and asymmetric dimethylarginine levels in chronic kidney disease: ramipril versus valsartan
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Blood Purif 25:327-35. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc Combined therapy with renin-angiotensin system and calcium channel blockers in type 2 diabetic hypertensive patients with proteinuria: effects on soluble TWEAK, PTX3, and flow-mediated dilation
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1174-81. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of calcium acetate and sevelamer on vascular function and fibroblast growth factor 23 in CKD patients: a randomized clinical trial
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 59:177-85. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Effect of renin angiotensin system blockade on pentraxin 3 levels in type-2 diabetic patients with proteinuria
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:535-41. 2009
    ..Moreover, PTX3 has been suggested to represent a novel mortality risk factor, and elevated PTX3 levels have been shown to accompany increased albuminuria among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint The determinants of endothelial dysfunction in CKD: oxidative stress and asymmetric dimethylarginine
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:42-50. 2006
    ..We aim to investigate any association between ED and ADMA levels, as well as levels of oxidative stress markers, in patients with chronic kidney disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Endothelial functions improve with decrease in asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels after renal transplantation
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Radiology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplantation 80:1660-6. 2005
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with increased cardiovascular events. The relationships between the markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction were investigated both before and after living donor kidney transplantation...
  8. pmc Soluble TWEAK and PTX3 in nondialysis CKD patients: impact on endothelial dysfunction and cardiovascular outcomes
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gu lhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:785-92. 2011
    ..Now, we hypothesize that both sTWEAK and PTX3 act as biomarkers of cardiovascular outcomes in nondialysis CKD patients...
  9. doi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen treatment augments the efficacy of cilazapril and simvastatin regimens in an experimental nephrotic syndrome model
    Alper Sonmez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:110-8. 2008
    ..We compared the effects of cilazapril, simvastatin, and hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatment on proteinuria and on oxidative stress in adriamycine (ADR)-induced proteinuria...
  10. ncbi request reprint Serum visfatin concentration and endothelial dysfunction in chronic kidney disease
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:959-65. 2008
    ..Recently, visfatin, a protein with insulin-mimetic properties, was shown to be associated with sVCAM-1. Thus, we hypothesised that visfatin may be a marker of ED in CKD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Soluble TWEAK plasma levels increase after renal transplantation and associate with the improvement of endothelial function
    Mahmut I Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:1250-7. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the improvement in endothelial function observed after renal transplantation is directly linked to the normalization of both sTWEAK and ADMA...
  12. doi request reprint Predictors of carotid artery intima-media thickness in chronic kidney disease and kidney transplant patients without overt cardiovascular disease
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 31:214-21. 2010
    ..In the largest study to date of IMT and chronic kidney disease (CKD), we assessed correlates of IMT in CKD patients with a wide range of renal dysfunction, and also investigated what happens to IMT following renal transplantation...
  13. doi request reprint Vascular health, systemic inflammation and progressive reduction in kidney function; clinical determinants and impact on cardiovascular outcomes
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3537-43. 2011
    ..However, the course of these derangements and their relative contribution to the cardiovascular risk of nondialysed chronic kidney disease (CKD) are scarcely investigated...
  14. doi request reprint Reduced proteinuria using ramipril in diabetic CKD stage 1 decreases circulating cell death receptor activators concurrently with ADMA. A novel pathophysiological pathway?
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:3250-6. 2010
    ..Plasma asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA), abundant in the cell than in the plasma, is also improved by RAS blockage. We hypothesized that RAS blockade may reduce ADMA by reducing injurious cell death...
  15. pmc ADMA levels correlate with proteinuria, secondary amyloidosis, and endothelial dysfunction
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    J Am Soc Nephrol 19:388-95. 2008
    ..We propose that ADMA synthesis may be increased in chronic kidney disease, especially in secondary amyloidosis, and this may explain part of the mechanism by which proteinuria increases cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  16. ncbi request reprint Serum fetuin-a concentration and endothelial dysfunction in chronic kidney disease
    Kayser Caglar
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephron Clin Pract 108:c233-40. 2008
    ..In this study, the investigators hypothesized that fetuin-A, a calcification inhibitor, is a novel risk factor for the development of endothelial dysfunction in patients...
  17. pmc Short-term treatment with sevelamer increases serum fetuin-a concentration and improves endothelial dysfunction in chronic kidney disease stage 4 patients
    Kayser Caglar
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:61-8. 2008
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effect of short-term sevelamer treatment on both serum fetuin-A concentrations and endothelial dysfunction seen in CKD patients...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effect of antihypertensive agents on plasma adiponectin levels in hypertensive patients with metabolic syndrome
    Mahmut I Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrology (Carlton) 12:147-53. 2007
    ..However, the relationship between hypertension and plasma adiponectin levels is not clear. Also, there is not enough data about the effects of different antihypertensive regimens on plasma adiponectin levels...
  19. doi request reprint The relationship between adiponectin levels and degree of proteinuria in patients with nephrotic and non-nephrotic proteinuria
    Yusuf Oguz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Ren Fail 31:29-35. 2009
    ..These results show that the reduction of plasma adiponectin concentrations depend on insulin resistance and inflammation rather than directly severity of proteinuria in patients with proteinuria...
  20. doi request reprint FGF-23 and vascular dysfunction in patients with stage 3 and 4 chronic kidney disease
    Mahmut I Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Kidney Int 78:679-85. 2010
    ..There was no independent association between FGF-23 and nitroglycerin. Thus, attenuation of FMD by ADMA suggests that this endogenous inhibitor of NO synthase may, in part, mediate the vascular effects of FGF-23 in patients with CKD...
  21. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of vascular function and biomarkers of metabolic bone disorders before and after renal transplantation
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 37:126-34. 2013
    ..The role of chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder (CKD-MBD) reversibility in the amelioration of vascular function and in the reduction of the risk for cardiovascular events after renal transplantation is still unknown...
  22. ncbi request reprint Irritable bowel syndrome in haemodialysis: Prevalence, link with quality of life and depression
    Baris Afsar
    Gulhane School of Medicine, Department of Nephrology, Ankara
    Nephrology (Carlton) 15:197-202. 2010
    ..Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is highly prevalent in general population. This study evaluated the prevalence of IBS and its association with HRQOL and depression in HD...
  23. doi request reprint Low triiodothyronine alters flow-mediated vasodilatation in advanced nondiabetic kidney disease
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 33:25-32. 2011
    ....
  24. pmc The relationship between hemoglobin levels and endothelial functions in diabetes mellitus
    Alper Sonmez
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:45-50. 2010
    ..The relationship was investigated between Hb and flow-mediated dilation (FMD) levels of the patients with diabetic nephropathy in a cross-sectional design...
  25. doi request reprint Hemoglobin is inversely related to flow-mediated dilatation in chronic kidney disease
    Mahmut I Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Kidney Int 75:1316-21. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Plasma adiponectin and insulin resistance in new onset hypertension
    Teoman Dogru
    Gulhane School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Endocrine 29:405-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to evaluate the relationships among these factors in a young hypertensive group who had no confounding factors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction and fetuin A levels before and after kidney transplantation
    Kayser Caglar
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplantation 83:392-7. 2007
    ..Endothelial dysfunction (ED) has a major role in the cardiovascular outcome of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The aim of this study was to investigate the relation between fetuin A levels and ED in kidney transplant recipients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Relationship between serum magnesium levels and cardiovascular events in chronic kidney disease patients
    Mehmet Kanbay
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 36:228-37. 2012
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR-gamma) agonist increases plasma adiponectin levels in type 2 diabetic patients with proteinuria
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Nephrology Department of G├╝lhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Endocrine 25:207-14. 2004
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen treatment augments the efficacy of a losartan regime in an experimental nephrotic syndrome model
    Mahmut Ilker Yilmaz
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephron Exp Nephrol 104:e15-22. 2006
    ..Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) treatment has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant effects. The aim of the study was to investigate the benefits of HBO treatment on an experimental nephrotic syndrome model...
  31. doi request reprint Red cell distribution width is independently related to endothelial dysfunction in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Yalcin Solak
    Departments of Nephrology YS, AG, ST and Cardiology MK, Meram School of Medicine, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey and Departments of Nephrology MIY, KC, SV, HUU, MG, ED, HC, TE and Radiology MS, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Med Sci 347:118-24. 2014
    ..The aim of this article was to evaluate the association of RDW with endothelial dysfunction in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Blockade of the renin-angiotensin system increases plasma adiponectin levels in type-2 diabetic patients with proteinuria
    Mujdat Yenicesu
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Nephron Clin Pract 99:c115-21. 2005
    ..A case study was designed to measure plasma adiponectin levels and to investigate the effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors on adiponectin levels in type-2 diabetic patients with proteinuria...
  33. ncbi request reprint Assessment of oxidative stress in the early posttransplant period: comparison of cyclosporine A and tacrolimus-based regimens
    Abdulgaffar Vural
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Nephrol 25:250-5. 2005
    ..Although it is clear that many metabolic abnormalities improve, the effects of kidney transplantation on oxidative state are obscure...
  34. doi request reprint Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage as an unusual presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus
    Erkan Sengul
    Department of Nephrology, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 31:1085-7. 2011
    ..He was diagnosed as DAH due to SLE. He had to undergo hemodialysis for several weeks. DAH and renal dysfunction were improved with intensive treatment including corticosteroid, cyclophosphamide, and mycophenolate mophetil...
  35. doi request reprint Antibody response following hepatitis B vaccination in dialysis patients: does depression and life quality matter?
    Baris Afsar
    Gulhane School of Medicine, Department of Nephrology, Ankara, Turkey
    Vaccine 27:5865-9. 2009
    ..009) and albumin (odds ratio: 10.615, P: 0.007), and negatively with BDI score (odds ratio: 0.903, P: 0.007). We concluded that HRQOL and depression is closely related with antibody response following HBV vaccine in hemodialysis patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic kindred of patients with coronary events have increased peripheral T-cell activities
    Alper Sonmez
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gulhane School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 21:242-6. 2006
    ..This may be a clue for the familial tendency of atherosclerotic diseases. Further follow-up studies are necessary to investigate the relationship...