Fatma Fidan

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oedema risk of endotracheal intubation in rabbits with cessation of steroid therapy
    Huseyin Fidan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 56:414-21. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of environmental tobacco smoke and dried dung smoke on lung histopathology in rabbits
    Fatma Fidan
    Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Turkey
    Pathology 38:53-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of habitual snoring and sleep-disordered breathing in primary school children in Afyonkarahisar]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:379-85. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge and attitude of workers and patrons in coffee houses, cafes, restaurants about cigarette smoke]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:362-70. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxidant-antioxidant status and pulmonary function in welding workers
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, The School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    J Occup Health 47:286-92. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint [Compliance to CPAP treatment and effects of treatment on anxiety and depression in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:271-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Relation between traffic accidents and sleep apnea syndrome in truck drivers]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:278-84. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of melatonin on the oxidant/antioxidant status and lung histopathology in rabbits exposed to cigarette smoke
    Mehmet Unlu
    Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Ayfon, Turkey
    Respirology 11:422-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in pregnancy and fetal outcome
    Figen Kir Sahin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:141-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome in ankylosing spondylitis patients
    Ozlem Solak
    1Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Afyon Kocatepe University, School of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:433-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Oedema risk of endotracheal intubation in rabbits with cessation of steroid therapy
    Huseyin Fidan
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 56:414-21. 2008
    ..Clinical safe time for intubation after abrupt cessation of steroid therapy is also defined with our study. These results suggest that one week after the cessation of steroid therapy may be a hazardous time for tracheal intubation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of environmental tobacco smoke and dried dung smoke on lung histopathology in rabbits
    Fatma Fidan
    Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Turkey
    Pathology 38:53-7. 2006
    ..To compare the effects of cigarette smoke and dried dung smoke exposure on the histopathology of lungs...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of habitual snoring and sleep-disordered breathing in primary school children in Afyonkarahisar]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:379-85. 2005
    ..9 folds lower in habitual snorers than non-snorers. We think that questioning the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome symptoms in children and performing diagnostic procedures and treatment when suspected will decrease the morbidity...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge and attitude of workers and patrons in coffee houses, cafes, restaurants about cigarette smoke]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Disease, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:362-70. 2005
    ..We think that informing the owners and workers of coffee houses, restaurants and cafes about these facts is very important and would increase the compliance to such a legislation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Oxidant-antioxidant status and pulmonary function in welding workers
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, The School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    J Occup Health 47:286-92. 2005
    ..Preventive measures should be taken to improve the health status of these workers...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Compliance to CPAP treatment and effects of treatment on anxiety and depression in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:271-7. 2007
    ..Anxiety and depression scores of the patients were significantly decreased after CPAP treatment compared with those before the treatment. As a conclusion, OSAS patients with high anxiety and depression scores benefit from CPAP treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Relation between traffic accidents and sleep apnea syndrome in truck drivers]
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:278-84. 2007
    ..As a conclusion, OSAS risk factors and symptoms are commonly present in truck drivers and increases the risk for traffic accidents...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of melatonin on the oxidant/antioxidant status and lung histopathology in rabbits exposed to cigarette smoke
    Mehmet Unlu
    Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Ayfon, Turkey
    Respirology 11:422-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of cigarette smoking on the histopathology and the oxidant/antioxidant status of the lungs and to test the potential antioxidant benefits of melatonin on these induced changes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea in pregnancy and fetal outcome
    Figen Kir Sahin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 100:141-6. 2008
    ..To simultaneously investigate the polysomnography (PSG) and nonstress test (NST) records of pregnant women with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) to observe NST changes during maternal desaturation and determine maternal and fetal outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint The prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome in ankylosing spondylitis patients
    Ozlem Solak
    1Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Afyon Kocatepe University, School of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:433-5. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) in AS patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of N-acetylcysteine on the lung histopathology and oxidant-antioxidant status in rabbits exposed to cigarette smoke
    Murat Sezer
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 54:144-51. 2006
    ..A low daily dose of NAC has some ameliorative effects on histopathological changes and oxidant-antioxidant status of the lungs in smoke exposed rabbits...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of sleep apnoea in patients undergoing operation
    Huseyin Fidan
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Sleep Breath 10:161-5. 2006
    ..Therefore, we suggest that all patients should be asked for OSA symptoms, and patients with two major OSA symptoms must be evaluated with polisomnography...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effects of caffeic acid phenethyl ester on the histopathological changes in the lungs of cigarette smoke-exposed rabbits
    Murat Sezer
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 101:187-91. 2007
    ..CAPE seems to have significant preventive effects on the severe histopathological changes in the lungs associated with cigarette smoke exposure. However, in some instances, it may not alter the progression to fibrosis...
  14. pmc Acute eosinophilic pneumonia accompanied by mediastinal lymphadenopathy and thrombocytopenia
    Hidir Esme
    Department of Thoracic Surgery Afyon Kocatepe University, School of Medicine, Afyon, Turkey
    J Natl Med Assoc 98:1848-50. 2006
    ..Here, we present a case of a marble mine worker with acute eosinophilic pneumonia complicated with mediastinal lymphadenopathy, neutrophilia, thrombocytopenia and acute respiratory distress syndrome...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between arteriovenous fistula blood flow rate and pulmonary artery pressure in hemodialysis patients
    Gursel Acarturk
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar 03200, Turkey
    Int Urol Nephrol 40:509-13. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between blood flow rate of AV fistula and pulmonary artery pressure (PAP) in hemodialysis patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Oxidative stress markers in pregnant women who snore and fetal outcome: a case control study
    Gulengul Koken
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Faculty, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:1317-21. 2007
    ..To determine the levels of oxidative stress markers in pregnant women who snore and compare with non-snoring pregnant women. Fetal outcome of these 2 groups was also evaluated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessment of indoor air fungi in Western-Anatolia, Turkey
    Zafer Cetinkaya
    Afyon Kocatepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 23:87-92. 2005
    ..had a significant seasonal variation (p = 0.012). Viable moulds are common in the houses of Afyon. Reducing these indoor fungi is necessary to improve the health of individuals with fungal-induced diseases like asthma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extracranial carotid Doppler ultrasound evaluation of cerebral blood flow volume in COPD patients
    Ramazan Albayrak
    Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, 03100, Afyon, Turkey
    Respir Med 100:1826-33. 2006
    ..CBFV changes due to blood gas changes were also evaluated...
  19. ncbi request reprint Resting metabolic rate and anthropometric measurements in male sleep apnea patients
    Kagan Ucok
    Department of Physiology, Afyon Kocatepe University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Intern Med 50:833-8. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the upper airway cross-sectional area changes in different degrees of severity of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: cephalometric and dynamic CT study
    Aylin Yucel
    Department of Radiology, Afyon Kocatepe University School of Medicine, Afyon, Turkey
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:2624-9. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint The effects of hormone therapy on pulmonary function tests in postmenopausal women
    Arif Serhan Cevrioglu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Dervispasa Mah, Dr Mahzar Cad, Civelek Apt, no 11, Kat 2, Daire 15, Afyon 03200, Turkey
    Maturitas 49:221-7. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of hormone therapy (HT) administered to postmenopausal women on pulmonary function tests (PFT)...
  22. doi request reprint Might psoriasis be a risk factor for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome?
    Semsettin Karaca
    Department of Dermatology, Afyon Kocatepe University, Izmir Yolu, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Sleep Breath 17:275-80. 2013
    ..In our study, we aimed to investigate the frequency of OSAS in patients previously diagnosed with psoriasis in order to investigate a potential association between chronic inflammation psoriasis and OSAS...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of allergies in Turkey: Results of a multicentric cross-sectional study in children
    Emel Kurt
    Pulmonary Diseases Department, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:566-74. 2007
    ..The study has suggested that household and country-specific environmental factors are associated with asthma, wheezing, allergic rhinitis, and eczema risk during childhood in Turkey...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of alveolar clearance by Tc-99m DTPA radioaerosol inhalation scintigraphy in welders
    Eser Kaya
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University Medical Faculty, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    Ann Nucl Med 20:503-10. 2006
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  25. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the hemodialysis patient with Pittsburgh sleep quality index]
    Mehmet Colbay
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 55:167-73. 2007
    ..Being able to find out the related factors with sleep disorders, advanced study supported with polysomnography must be done...
  26. ncbi request reprint Welder's lung associated with pneumothorax
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest Diseases, Kocatepe University School of Medicine, Afyon, Turkey
    J Thorac Imaging 20:120-2. 2005
    ..Welder's lung with associated lung lesions has been described, although complicating pneumothorax is unique to the case presented herein...
  27. doi request reprint Assessment of lumbar vertebrae morphology by magnetic resonance imaging in osteoporosis
    Ozgur Tosun
    Department of Radiodiagnostics, Faculty of Medicine, Near East University, Lefkosa, Mersin, Turkey
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1583-90. 2012
    ..To investigate the lumbar spinal morphology in patients with and without osteoporosis by comparing the endplate changes, intervertebral disc changes, and vertebral heights...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of parasitosis on allergic sensitization in rats sensitized with ovalbumin: interaction between parasitosis and allergic sensitization
    Nese Demirturk
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Turkey
    Adv Ther 24:1305-13. 2007
    ..004). In conclusion, the investigators were unable to show a protective effect of an existing parasitic infection against the development of allergic sensitization upon exposure to OVA...
  29. ncbi request reprint Tonsillar lipoma causing difficult intubation: a case report
    Fevzi Sefa Derekoy
    Department of Otolaryngology, Medicine Faculty of Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 17:329-32. 2007
    ..Microscopically, the tumor consisted of mature adipocytes with thin fibrous septae. It should be borne in mind that patients may be unaware of a tonsillar mass that may lead to serious dyspnea and difficult intubation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diabetes insipidus caused by pituitary gland metastasis accompanied by iris metastasis of small cell lung cancer: case presentation and review of the literature
    Ahmet Alacacioglu
    Institute of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Tumori 94:765-8. 2008
    ..Here we present a case of iris metastasis and pituitary gland metastasis which caused diabetes insipidus in a patient with small cell lung cancer...
  31. pmc Effect of shed blood retransfusion on pulmonary perfusion after total knee arthroplasty: a prospective controlled study
    Levent Altinel
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, School of Medicine, Afyon Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkey
    Int Orthop 31:837-44. 2007
    ..In conclusion, although pulmonary perfusion diminishes following TKA, shed blood retransfusion does not add any risk to pulmonary perfusion...
  32. ncbi request reprint A case of pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma associated with posterior uveitis
    Hidir Esme
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Afyon Kocatepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Afyon, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 204:93-7. 2004
    ..Although there is no established treatment for pulmonary hyalinizing granuloma, during 1 month of follow-up, posterior uveitis mildly resolved with glucocorticoid treatment and there had been a slight increase in visual acuity...
  33. ncbi request reprint Turkish coffeehouse kahvehane is an important tobacco smoke exposure area in Turkey
    Fatma Fidan
    Department of Chest, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1371-7. 2005
    ..Among the hospital staff, mean hair nicotine levels were 4.5 +/- 6 microg/g in nonsmokers and 30.6 +/- 14 microg/g in smokers. Working in coffeehouses has a marked effect on hair nicotine levels and potential adverse health effects...
  34. ncbi request reprint Perthes syndrome associated with bilateral optic disc edema
    Hidir Esme
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Afyon Kocatepe University School of Medicine, Turkey
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:780-2. 2006
    ..COMMENTS: To our knowledge, we present the first case of Perthes syndrome with bilateral optic disc edema...
  35. ncbi request reprint Tissue Doppler evaluation of tricuspid annulus for estimation of pulmonary artery pressure in patients with COPD
    Mehmet Melek
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Kocatepe University, Afyon, Turkeye
    Lung 184:121-31. 2006
    ..In conclusion, it might be suggested that in cases where noninvasive PASP measurement is not possible, TDI can be used as an alternative and reliable method to assess PAP...