E Okmen

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser angioplasty in a right coronary artery stent restenosis with the guidance of left internal mammary artery contrast injection: case report
    E Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 53:71-4. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Impacts of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition on QT dispersion after successful percutaneous coronary intervention
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:273-81. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin I increase after successful percutaneous coronary angioplasty: predictors and long-term prognostic value
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:161-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Correlations between cardiac troponin I, cardiac troponin T, and creatine phosphokinase MB elevation following successful percutaneous coronary intervention and prognostic value of each marker
    Ertan Okmen
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Feyzullah Caddesi, Acelya Sokak, Dilek Apt No 1 7 Maltepe, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:63-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An electrocardiographic algorithm for determining the location of pacemaker electrode in patients with right bundle branch block configuration during permanent ventricular pacing
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:623-30. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of direct stent implantation and conventional stent implantation on minor myocardial injury
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 55:485-91. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Left main coronary artery aneurysm associated with extensive coronary arterial calcification: case report and review
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:231-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition with tirofiban on minor myocardial damage in angiographically successful percutaneous coronary angioplasty
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiology 102:18-23. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint New-onset conduction defects and their relationship with in-hospital major cardiac events in unstable angina pectoris
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 14:521-5. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition on clinical stabilization parameters in patients with unstable angina and non-Q-wave myocardial infarction
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Haydarpasa, 81080 Istanbul, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 18:117-22. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Laser angioplasty in a right coronary artery stent restenosis with the guidance of left internal mammary artery contrast injection: case report
    E Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 53:71-4. 2001
    ..We successfully used the left internal mammary artery contrast injections for guidance in all stages of the right coronary laser angioplasty intervention...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impacts of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition on QT dispersion after successful percutaneous coronary intervention
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:273-81. 2006
    ..This impact of GP IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition on QTd may be a possible mechanism by which these drugs reduce cardiovascular events after PCI...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin I increase after successful percutaneous coronary angioplasty: predictors and long-term prognostic value
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:161-9. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Correlations between cardiac troponin I, cardiac troponin T, and creatine phosphokinase MB elevation following successful percutaneous coronary intervention and prognostic value of each marker
    Ertan Okmen
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Feyzullah Caddesi, Acelya Sokak, Dilek Apt No 1 7 Maltepe, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Invasive Cardiol 17:63-7. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint An electrocardiographic algorithm for determining the location of pacemaker electrode in patients with right bundle branch block configuration during permanent ventricular pacing
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 57:623-30. 2006
    ..A simple surface electrocardiogram can accurately predict the lead location in patients having RBBB morphology with right ventricular pacing...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of direct stent implantation and conventional stent implantation on minor myocardial injury
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 55:485-91. 2004
    ..8%) than direct stent implantation group (7 patients, 16.7%, p: 0.02). Stent implantation following predilation is more frequently associated with postprocedural minor myocardial injury than direct stent implantation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Left main coronary artery aneurysm associated with extensive coronary arterial calcification: case report and review
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:231-5. 2004
    ..With this article we also discussed the relationships between the pathogenesis of coronary atherosclerosis, coronary calcification, and coronary aneurysm formation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition with tirofiban on minor myocardial damage in angiographically successful percutaneous coronary angioplasty
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiology 102:18-23. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint New-onset conduction defects and their relationship with in-hospital major cardiac events in unstable angina pectoris
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 14:521-5. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibition on clinical stabilization parameters in patients with unstable angina and non-Q-wave myocardial infarction
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Haydarpasa, 81080 Istanbul, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 18:117-22. 2003
    ..Tirofiban, in addition to heparin, provides earlier clinical stability and prevents major in-hospital cardiac events in patients with UA and non-Q-wave MI as compared to heparin therapy alone...
  11. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of reflex cardiovascular syncope: vagal paraganglioma
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 8:173-6. 2003
    ..Dual chamber pacemaker failed to prevent syncope attacks because of the vasodepressor component. The patient was treated successfully with en bloc removal of tumor and vagal nerve. Syncope episodes disappeared after operation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of levosimendan on left ventricular functional remodelling and exercise intolerance: a tissue Doppler study
    H A Kasikcioglu
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular Surgery Centre, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 33:397-405. 2005
    ..The study has also shown that the progress of ventricular function after levosimendan treatment in patients with exercise intolerance could be monitored effectively by Sm velocity measurements using TDI...
  13. ncbi request reprint Familial Mediterranean fever and acute anterior myocardial infarction in a young patient
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 6:272-4. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Differentiation of narrow QRS complex tachycardia types using the 12-lead electrocardiogram
    Izzet Erdinler
    Deger Bilir S Ergun, Apt No 20 1, Erenkoy, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 7:120-6. 2002
    ..This study was designed to determine the value of some new ECG criteria in differentiating narrow QRS SVT...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of tirofiban therapy on ST segment resolution and clinical outcomes in patients with ST segment elevated acute myocardial infarction undergoing primary angioplasty
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiology 105:168-75. 2006
    ..Therefore, GP IIb/IIIa receptor inhibition might improve myocardial reperfusion, distinct from its effects on epicardial patency...
  16. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and P wave dispersion in a healthy young population
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiology 104:162-8. 2005
    ..However, the association between P(d) and anxiety has not been studied in normal subjects...
  17. pmc Adrenal adenoma presenting with ventricular fibrillation
    Alper Aydin
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:85-7. 2005
    ..The patient was treated with surgical resection of the adenoma. This case emphasizes the importance of meticulous search for secondary causes of hypertension, before the occurrence of serious complications...
  18. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of biventricular pacing by far-field left atrial activity sensing: case report
    Enis Oguz
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Cardiology Clinic, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:1517-9. 2002
    ..The authors suggest that the far-field sensing of the left atrial activity should be kept in mind for troubleshooting of an atrio-biventricular pacing system...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of enoxaparin and nadroparin on major cardiac events in high-risk unstable angina treated with a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 44:899-906. 2003
    ..Enoxaparin and nadroparin, accompanied by GP IIb/IIIa inhibitor therapy, have similar effects on the development of major cardiac events in patients presenting with unstable angina and high-risk characteristics...
  20. ncbi request reprint Left circumflex coronary artery bridging
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 43:423-7. 2002
    ..We report a patient with an unusual coronary bridge, a left circumflex coronary artery bridge, who presented with exercise-induced angina pectoris that was relieved with medical therapy...
  21. ncbi request reprint [A case of myocardial infarction developed after paint thinner exposure]
    Mutlu Vural
    Clinic of Cardiology, Dr Siyami Ersek Thorax and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Istanbul
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 3:363-5. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Level of Selvester QRS score is predictive of ST-segment resolution and 30-day outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction undergoing primary coronary intervention
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am Heart J 151:1239.e1-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the predictive value of QRS score on ST-segment resolution and 30-day clinical outcomes in patients with acute STEMI undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  23. ncbi request reprint A case of biventricular hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
    Seden Celik
    Int J Cardiol 83:269-71. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of anxiety on QT dispersion in healthy young men
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Acta Cardiol 61:83-7. 2006
    ..It has recently been associated with increased anxiety levels, thereby predisposing affected individuals to fatal heart disease. This is the biggest study to assess QTd in anxiety, as a marker of anxiety-induced cardiac dysregulation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after angiographically successful coronary stenting: direct stent versus conventional stent implantation
    Ertan Okmen
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 45:53-62. 2004
    ..In addition to the procedural advantages, direct stent implantation may also provide comparable results with conventional stent implantation concerning the late cardiac events following successful percutaneous coronary angioplasty...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute alcohol intake and P-wave dispersion in healthy men
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 5:289-93. 2005
    ..Prolonged P-wave duration and Pd have been reported to represent an increased risk for AF. However, the association between Pd and acute alcohol intake has not been studied previously in normal subjects...
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute alcohol intake and QT dispersion in healthy subjects
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Stud Alcohol 66:555-8. 2005
    ..However, the association between QTd and acute alcohol intake has not been studied previously in healthy subjects...
  28. ncbi request reprint QT dispersion in sarcoidosis
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Chest 128:2619-25. 2005
    ..Sarcoidosis augments inhomogeneity in ventricular repolarization by sarcoid granuloma, which significantly correlates with ventricular fibrillation. Changes in QTd in the course of sarcoidosis have not been investigated previously...
  29. ncbi request reprint Tricuspid valve perforation by permanent pacemaker lead--a case report
    Izzet Erdinler
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 56:619-21. 2005
    ..The authors present a case of tricuspid valve perforation caused by pacemaker lead that was diagnosed during cardiac surgery and treated successfully by removing the lead and suturing the tricuspid valve...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of pacemakers with an Autocapture pacing system
    Izzet Erdinler
    Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 43:631-41. 2002
    ..High output back up pacing provided additional safety for sudden rises in threshold. The Autocapture pacing algorithm was found to be effective and reliable during long-term follow-up...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pacemaker related endocarditis: analysis of seven cases
    Izzet Erdinler
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 43:475-85. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The role of angiotensin converting enzyme genotype in coronary artery ectasia
    Huseyin Uyarel
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Heart J 46:89-96. 2005
    ..When assessed according to the presence of the I allele, it was greater was greater in group 2 than in group 1 (82.1% versus 60.7%, respectively, P < 0.05). The results indicate that an ACE DD genotype may be a risk factor for CAE...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Direct stent implantation: feasibility, advantages and disadvantages]
    Ertan Okmen
    Siyami Ersek Toracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center, Istanbul
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 2:237-43. 2002
    ..With additional experience and continued improvement in stent technology it seems likely that more patients will be potential candidates for direct stenting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Asystole associated with cluster headache
    Izzet Erdinler
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Can J Cardiol 20:1369-70. 2004
    ..To the authors' knowledge, the present case is unique in associating asystole with cluster headache attacks and may be due to hyperactivity of the parasympathetic system...