Mehmet Ozaydin

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Metoprolol vs. carvedilol or carvedilol plus N-acetyl cysteine on post-operative atrial fibrillation: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Kurtulus Mah, 122 Cad no 126 15, 32040, Isparta, Turkey
    Eur Heart J 34:597-604. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of morning versus evening intake of atorvastatin on major cardiac event and restenosis rates in patients undergoing first elective percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Public Health, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 97:44-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin on the recurrence rates of atrial fibrillation after electrical cardioversion
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 97:1490-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Statin use before by-pass surgery decreases the incidence and shortens the duration of postoperative atrial fibrillation
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Departments of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Cardiology 107:117-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of renin-angiotensin aldosteron system blockers on postoperative atrial fibrillation
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 127:362-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint N-acetylcysteine for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation: a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, School of Medicine, 32040 Isparta, Turkey
    Eur Heart J 29:625-31. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The association between previous statin use and development of atrial fibrillation in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 141:147-50. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with the development of atrial fibrillation in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Kurtulus Mah, 122 cad Hatice Halici apt no 126, 32040, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:547-52. 2010
  9. doi request reprint N-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids administration does not reduce the recurrence rates of atrial fibrillation and inflammation after electrical cardioversion: a prospective randomized study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 11:305-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with mitral valve prolapse
    Yasin Turker
    Gulkent State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:139-45. 2010

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Publications105 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Metoprolol vs. carvedilol or carvedilol plus N-acetyl cysteine on post-operative atrial fibrillation: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Kurtulus Mah, 122 Cad no 126 15, 32040, Isparta, Turkey
    Eur Heart J 34:597-604. 2013
    ..Carvedilol and N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Aim was to evaluate the efficacy of metoprolol, carvedilol, and carvedilol plus NAC on the prevention of post-operative atrial fibrillation (POAF)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects of morning versus evening intake of atorvastatin on major cardiac event and restenosis rates in patients undergoing first elective percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Public Health, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 97:44-7. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of atorvastatin on the recurrence rates of atrial fibrillation after electrical cardioversion
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 97:1490-3. 2006
    ..82 +/- 1.46 vs 2.56 +/- 1.3 mg/dl, p = 0.02), no significant change occurred in group II (2.87 +/- 0.8 vs 2.84 +/- 0.8 mg/dl, p = 0.09). In conclusion, atorvastatin decreased the recurrence rate of AF after EC...
  4. ncbi request reprint Statin use before by-pass surgery decreases the incidence and shortens the duration of postoperative atrial fibrillation
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Departments of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Cardiology 107:117-21. 2007
    ..The aim of the present observational study is to search the incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with or without preoperative statin treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of renin-angiotensin aldosteron system blockers on postoperative atrial fibrillation
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 127:362-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of angiotensin converting-enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) and ACEI plus candesartan, an angiotensin receptor blocker on postoperative AF...
  6. doi request reprint N-acetylcysteine for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation: a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, School of Medicine, 32040 Isparta, Turkey
    Eur Heart J 29:625-31. 2008
    ..Oxidative stress has recently been implicated in the pathophysiology of atrial fibrillation (AF). The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of antioxidant agent N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on postoperative AF...
  7. doi request reprint The association between previous statin use and development of atrial fibrillation in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 141:147-50. 2010
    ..To examine the association between statin use and the development of atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with the development of atrial fibrillation in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Kurtulus Mah, 122 cad Hatice Halici apt no 126, 32040, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:547-52. 2010
    ..68; 95% confidence interval, 1.32-2.14). Present study suggests that High sensitivity C reactive protein, N-terminal of brain natriuretic peptide precursor and left atrial diameter are associated with development AF in patients with MS...
  9. doi request reprint N-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids administration does not reduce the recurrence rates of atrial fibrillation and inflammation after electrical cardioversion: a prospective randomized study
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 11:305-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present prospective randomized study was to evaluate the effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on recurrence rates of atrial fibrillation (AF) and inflammation after electrical cardioversion...
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with mitral valve prolapse
    Yasin Turker
    Gulkent State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 26:139-45. 2010
    ..42, 95% confidence interval: 1.49-47.64, p = 0.01). Present study showed that the only independent predictor of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with MVP is the occurrence of moderate to severe mitral regurgitation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of exercise induced myocardial ischemia in patients with isolated coronary artery ectasia
    Ahmet Altinbas
    Department of Cardiology, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 20:3-17. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the extent of the ectasia within the coronary tree, diffuse ectasia and backflow-phenomenon in LAD were identified as the most important predictors of exercise induced ischemia...
  12. doi request reprint Association between renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system blockers and postoperative atrial fibrillation in patients with mild and moderate left ventricular dysfunction
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 10:137-42. 2010
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Does impaired left ventricular relaxation affect P wave dispersion in patients with hypertension?
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Isparta, Turkey
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 8:189-93. 2003
    ..P wave dispersion (PD) is considered to reflect the heterogeneous conduction in atria. We investigated whether there was a correlation between the left ventricular (LV) relaxation and PD...
  14. doi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinases and inflammatory markers in coronary artery ectasia: their relationship to severity of coronary artery ectasia
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 19:559-63. 2008
    ..Thus, we investigated the role of matrix metalloproteinases (MMP), tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinases (TIMP-1), and inflammatory markers [high-sensitive C-reactive protein, interleukins (ILs)] in CAE patients...
  15. pmc The diameters of the aorta and its major branches in patients with isolated coronary artery ectasia
    Halil Kahraman
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, 32100 Isparta, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:463-8. 2006
    ..041) and the left common iliac artery (P=0.035) were significantly larger than the diameter indices within the control group. The diameter indices of all other evaluated arteries were similar in both groups (all P >0.05)...
  16. doi request reprint Effects of allopurinol on coronary microvascular and left ventricular function in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Dogan Erdogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Isparta, Turkey
    Can J Cardiol 28:721-7. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the effect of allopurinol on left ventricular (LV) function and coronary microvascular integrity in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC)...
  17. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume is associated with culprit lesion severity and cardiac events in acute coronary syndromes without ST elevation
    Abdullah Dogan
    Cardiology Department, Medical School, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 23:324-30. 2012
    ..Elevated MPV was independently associated with NSTE-MI presentation and severity of culprit stenosis in NSTE-ACS patients. Moreover, MPV greater than 9.9 fl was predictive of a 12-month MCO...
  18. doi request reprint Gamma-glutamyltransferase in acute coronary syndrome patients without ST elevation and its association with stenotic lesion and cardiac events
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:39-44. 2012
    ..We investigated GGT levels and their association with significant stenosis and major cardiac events (MACE) in NSTE-ACS patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of propafenone for maintaining sinus rhythm in patients with recent onset or persistent atrial fibrillation after conversion: a randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Abdullah Dogan
    Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Acta Cardiol 59:255-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the efficacy and safety of propafenone in the prevention of atrial fibrillation (AF) relapse after restoration of sinus rhythm...
  20. doi request reprint Comparison of neopterin levels in patients with coronary artery ectasia versus patients with obstructive coronary artery disease
    Mehmet Sahin
    Department of Internal Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    South Med J 101:476-9. 2008
    ..The plasma neopterin levels were investigated in coronary artery ectasia (CAE) patients to investigate the role of inflammation...
  21. doi request reprint Mitral annular velocity by Doppler tissue imaging for the evaluation of atrial stunning after cardioversion of atrial fibrillation
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School of Suleyman, Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 25:113-20. 2009
    ..Several parameters except mitral annular velocity were previously evaluated to determine AS. We investigated whether mitral annular velocity was useful for determining of AS...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of atrial arrhythmias in patients with mitral valve prolapse
    Yasin Turker
    Gulkent State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Acta Cardiol 64:755-60. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical, echocardiographic and heart rate variability parameters, and plasma concentrations of electrolytes and inflammatory markers in predicting atrial arrhythmias in patients with MVP...
  23. doi request reprint Association of thrombotic and fibrinolytic factors with severity of culprit lesion in patients with acute coronary syndromes without ST elevation
    Yasin Turker
    Cardiology Clinic, Gulkent State Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    South Med J 103:289-94. 2010
    ..We investigated the relationship between culprit lesion severity and thrombotic and fibrinolytic parameters in patients who had non-ST elevation ACS (NSTE-ACS)...
  24. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume in patients with prehypertension and hypertension
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 45:67-72. 2010
    ..We have also showed that MPV was also higher in patients with hypertension than in patients with prehypertension. However, presence of the hypertension was only significant predictor of higher MPV...
  25. doi request reprint Elevated mean platelet volume is associated with impaired coronary microvascular function in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Dogan Erdogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Isparta, Turkey
    Platelets 23:177-83. 2012
    ..67-0.96). The best cut-off value of MPV to predict low CFR was 8.3 fl with 95% sensitivity and 69% specificity. In conclusion, the present study showed a negative correlation between MPV and CFR in patients with IDC...
  26. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory markers according to types of atrial fibrillation
    Omer Gedikli
    Karadeniz Technical University, Department of Cardiology, Trabzon, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 120:193-7. 2007
    ..Similarly, there is emerging data to support the association between inflammation and atrial fibrillation (AF). We also investigated the role of systemic inflammation in different categories of AF...
  27. doi request reprint Influence of obstructive sleep apnea on left ventricular mass and global function: sleep apnea and myocardial performance index
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 25:400-4. 2010
    ..61 +/- 0.16; P = 0.08) and between mild to moderate OSA (0.61 +/- 0.16) and severe OSA (0.64 +/- 0.18; P = 0.84). The present study demonstrates that patients with severe OSA have global left ventricular dysfunction...
  28. doi request reprint Plasma concentrations of asymmetric dimethylarginine, nitric oxide and homocysteine in patients with slow coronary flow
    Habil Yucel
    Department of Cardiology, State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 72:495-500. 2012
    ..ADMA levels may be increased by homocysteine. The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between ADMA, nitric oxide and homocysteine in patients with SCF...
  29. doi request reprint Echocardiographic predictors of progression from prehypertension to hypertension
    Dogan Erdogan
    Faculty of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    J Hypertens 30:1639-45. 2012
    ..However, no clear definite markers to identify prehypertensive patients at high risk of progressing to HT have been established yet. Accordingly, we aimed to establish echocardiographic predictors of progression from PHT to HT...
  30. ncbi request reprint A complex congenital cardiovascular anomaly: persistence of left inferior and superior caval veins in conjunction with atrial and ventricular septal defects
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:166-8. 2008
  31. doi request reprint Effects of normal blood pressure, prehypertension, and hypertension on autonomic nervous system function
    Dogan Erdogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 151:50-3. 2011
    ..Accordingly, the present study was designed to evaluate HRR in subjects with PHT...
  32. ncbi request reprint A patient with Turner's syndrome associated with unexplained left ventricular hypertrophy, severe left ventricular systolic dysfunction, atrial septal defect and pericardial effusion
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:237-8. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Severe myocardial ischemia caused by muscular bridge of the diagonal branch of the left anterior descending coronary artery
    Ahmet Altinbas
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 4:277-8. 2004
  34. doi request reprint Increased mean platelet volume in patients with aortic stenosis
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University Faculty of Medicine, Isparta, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:E17-20. 2011
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated that platelet activation occurs in patients with AS. The aim of this study was to assess the mean platelet volume (MPV), an indicator of platelet activation in patients with AS...
  35. doi request reprint Increased neopterin levels and its association with angiographic variables in patients with slow coronary flow: an observational study
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 11:692-7. 2011
    ..We investigated the serum neopterin and high sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) levels and the relationship between neopterin and hs-CRP levels and TIMI flow in patients with SCF...
  36. ncbi request reprint Membranous interventricular septal aneurysm and associated atrioventricular block causing symptoms in a 65-year-old man
    Gurkan Acar
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 12:CS1-3. 2006
    ..Membranous interventricular septal aneurysm has been reported to accompany atrioventricular (AV) conduction defects. If it is accompanied by AV block, patients generally become symptomatic before the age of 40...
  37. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of overall fibrinolytic activity in patients with coronary artery ectasia: global fibrinolytic capacity
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:465-71. 2003
    ..Since the role of fibrinolytic activity is unclear in coronary artery ectasia, we investigated the entire fibrinolytic activity by a new test, global fibrinolytic capacity (GFC) in the ectasia patients...
  38. doi request reprint Influence of statin therapy on circadian variation of acute myocardial infarction
    Dogan Erdogan
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 10:429-33. 2010
    ..However, such effect has not been evaluated for statins. Accordingly, the present study aimed to evaluate the influence of statin therapy on circadian variation of AMI...
  39. doi request reprint Evaluation of total oxidative status and total antioxidant capacity in patients with endemic fluorosis
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Toxicol Ind Health 29:175-80. 2013
    ..34, p < 0.001) and OSI was positively correlated with urine fluoride (r = 0.36, p < 0.001). The results of our study demonstrate that oxidative stress plays an important role in the pathogenesis of the endemic fluorosis...
  40. doi request reprint Effects of prediabetes and diabetes on left ventricular and coronary microvascular functions
    Dogan Erdogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Medicine, Cardiology Department, Isparta, Turkey
    Metabolism 62:1123-30. 2013
    ..However, there have been no substantial data to evaluate CFR in prediabetics. Accordingly, we aimed to evaluate CFR in subjects with prediabetes using second harmonic transthoracic Doppler echocardiography...
  41. doi request reprint Percutaneous mitral balloon valvuloplasty reduces mean platelet volume in patients with rheumatic mitral stenosis
    Dogan Erdogan
    Cardiology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 72:452-8. 2012
    ..However, the impact of PMBV on MPV has never been studied. Accordingly, we aimed to investigate whether PMBV decreases MPV in patients with RMS...
  42. pmc Right coronary artery aneurysm mimicking aortic root dissection
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 31:196-7. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint A comparison of P-wave duration and dispersion in patients with short-term and long-term atrial fibrillation
    Abdullah Dogan
    Cardiology Department, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    J Electrocardiol 36:251-5. 2003
    ..P maximum >112 ms and PD >47 ms had accuracy values of 74% and 83% respectively for separating group B. Our results suggest that P wave duration and dispersion is prolonged in patients with long-term AF compared to short-term AF...
  44. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume is associated with insulin resistance in non-obese, non-diabetic patients with coronary artery disease
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    J Cardiol 56:154-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between insulin resistance and MPV in non-obese, non-diabetic patients with CAD...
  45. ncbi request reprint Elastic properties of the ascending aorta in patients with beta-thalassemia major
    Omer Gedikli
    Department of Cardiology, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Echocardiography 24:830-6. 2007
    ..However, elastic properties of the aorta have not been sufficiently investigated in patients with beta-TM. We investigated whether beta-TM is related to impaired ascending aortic elastic properties...
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of clopidogrel plus aspirin on tissue perfusion and coronary flow in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a new reperfusion strategy
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Am Heart J 149:1037-42. 2005
    ..We investigated the effect of clopidogrel plus aspirin on tissue perfusion and coronary flow in infarct patients treated with fibrinolytic agents...
  47. doi request reprint Effect of previous statin use on the incidence of sustained ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 11:22-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of statins on sustained ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation (S-VT or VF) in patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  48. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume in patients with coronary artery ectasia
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 20:321-4. 2009
    ..7 +/- 70.7 versus 264.7 +/- 102.8 (x10(9)/l), respectively; P < 0.0001). We have shown that MPV was significantly elevated in patients with CAE compared with controls...
  49. doi request reprint Relationships of different blood pressure categories to indices of inflammation and platelet activity in sustained hypertensive patients with uncontrolled office blood pressure
    Dogan Erdogan
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Chronobiol Int 30:973-80. 2013
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume has a prognostic value in patients with coronary artery ectasia
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 18:387-92. 2012
    ..9 ± 1.1 fL, respectively, P = .002). The rate of MACE was higher in CAE patients with MPV of >9 fL than those with MVP of ≤9 fL (33% vs. 15%, P = .001). Mean platelet volume has a prognostic value for MACEs in patients with CAE...
  51. doi request reprint Can comprehensive echocardiographic evaluation provide an advantage to predict anthracycline-induced cardiomyopathy?
    Dogan Erdogan
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 39:646-53. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the predictive value of comprehensive echocardiography in anthracycline-induced cardiomyopathy...
  52. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume, an indicator of platelet activation, is increased in patients with mitral stenosis and sinus rhythm
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Sevket Demirel Kalp Merkezi, Isparta, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:708-12. 2009
    ..2+/-1.4 vs 8.1+/-0.9 fl respectively; p<0.001). We have shown that MPV was significantly elevated in patients with MS who were in SR compared to control subjects...
  53. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume is elevated in patients with myocardial infarction with normal coronary arteries, as in patients with myocardial infarction with obstructive coronary artery disease
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 69:570-4. 2009
    ..Concurring with previous studies, we also show that MPV is significantly higher in patients with MISC compared to control subjects...
  54. ncbi request reprint False-positive exercise test secondary to Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome in the absence of manifest preexcitation and disappearance of ST depressions after accessory pathway ablation
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 45:1043-7. 2004
    ..His coronary arteries were normal on angiography and no ST changes were observed in the control exercise test after ablation of the accessory pathway...
  55. doi request reprint Plasma renin activity and pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels in different atrial fibrillation types
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 10:317-22. 2010
    ..Our aim was to evaluate plasma renin activity (PRA) and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) levels in patients with different AF types who had normal left ventricular (LV) systolic function...
  56. pmc Diagnostic value of D-dimer and antithrombin-III levels in predicting prosthetic heart valve thrombosis
    Cem Nazli
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 30:268-79. 2003
    ..Plasma antithrombin-III activity does not seem to have a diagnostic value in predicting prosthetic valve thrombi...
  57. ncbi request reprint A rare cause of myocardial infarction: acute inferoposterior myocardial infarction after successful intravenous thrombolytic treatment of mechanical mitral prosthetic valve thrombosis
    Ahmet Altinbas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Sevket Demirel Kalp Merkezi, Isparta, 32100, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 21:509-12. 2005
    ..Coronary angiography showed normal coronary arteries. Presented case had acute inferoposterior myocardial infarction secondary to coronary emboli after the successful thrombolytic treatment of prosthetic mitral valve thrombosis...
  58. doi request reprint Impaired heart rate recovery in patients with endemic fluorosis
    M Koray Adali
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 152:310-5. 2013
    ..The incidence of abnormal HRRI 1 was significantly higher in fluorosis patients than in the controls (P < 0.05). We observed that HRRI, a marker of autonomic nervous system function, is impaired in patients with chronic fluorosis...
  59. pmc Association of inflammation with atrial fibrillation in hyperthyroidism
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Kurtulus Mah 122 cad Hatice Halici apt no 126, 32040 Isparta, Turkey
    J Geriatr Cardiol 9:344-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between inflammation and development of atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with hyperthyroidism...
  60. ncbi request reprint vWf levels as a circulating marker of endothelial dysfunction in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey
    Indian Heart J 57:655-7. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Effect of trimetazidine on exercise performance in patients with coronary artery ectasia
    Abdullah Dogan
    Sevket Demirel Heart Centre, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 44:463-70. 2003
    ..4 min (P = 0.04) and cardiac work-load also increased from 8.9 +/- 2.3 to 10.4 +/- 2.1 mets (P < 0.01). The results suggest that trimetazidine can relieve exercise-induced angina and improve exercise performance in patients with CAE...
  62. ncbi request reprint A rare cause of myocardial infarction: acute carbon monoxide poisoning
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, and Süleyman Demirel University, Medical School, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:322-3. 2007
  63. doi request reprint Aortic elasticity is impaired in patients with endemic fluorosis
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Biol Trace Elem Res 133:121-7. 2010
    ..4 +/- 0.6 vs. 3.0 +/- 0.4; P < 0.001, respectively). The results of our study demonstrate that elastic properties of ascending aorta are impaired in patients with endemic fluorosis...
  64. ncbi request reprint Elevated carbohydrate antigen 125 levels in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients with heart failure
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 22:30-3. 2007
    ..6 +/- 45.6 U/ml in restrictive filling group; P < 0.0001). Serum CA 125 is related to the clinical severity of HCM. Whether CA 125 has a specific biological role in HCM requires further investigation...
  65. ncbi request reprint Unusual combination of coronary artery, bilateral common carotid artery and left common iliac artery aneurysms
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:109-10. 2007
  66. doi request reprint Platelet indices in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:E171-4. 2011
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated that platelet activation occurs in patients with PAH. Our aim was to assess the mean platelet volume (MPV), an indicator of platelet activation in patients with PAH...
  67. doi request reprint Elevated carbohydrate antigen 125 levels in patients with aortic stenosis: relation to clinical severity and echocardiographic parameters
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University Faculty of Medicine, Isparta, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 40:309-15. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the serum levels of CA 125 in patients with AS and its relation to clinical severity and echocardiographic parameters...
  68. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the four formulas of adjusting QT interval for the heart rate in the middle-aged healthy Turkish men
    Abdullah Dogan
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 10:134-41. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the QT intervals at different rest heart rates in healthy middle-aged Turkish men and to compare the known four QT adjusting methods for heart rate...
  69. ncbi request reprint Anomalous origin of the circumflex coronary artery in a patient with atrial and ventricular septal defects
    Abdullah Dogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Sevket Demirel Heart Center, Isparta, Turkey
    Cardiol Young 14:96-8. 2004
    ..The patient also had atrial and ventricular septal defects in the setting of Eisenmenger physiology. We recommended transplantation of the heart and lungs...
  70. doi request reprint A simple clinical model composed of ECG, shock index, and arterial blood gas analysis for predicting severe pulmonary embolism
    Ahmet Bircan
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases, Suleyman Demirel University Faculty of Medicine, Isparta, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:188-96. 2011
    ..Objective diagnosis of severe pulmonary embolism (PE) is obligatory because of its considerable mortality...
  71. pmc Low-tension electrical injury as a cause of atrial fibrillation: a case report
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 31:186-7. 2004
    ..We present the case of a patient who developed acute atrial fibrillation in association with low-voltage electrical injury, which resolved after the intravenous administration of digoxin...
  72. ncbi request reprint Use of tissue Doppler echocardiography in early detection of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with mitral regurgitation
    Cem Nazli
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:199-209. 2003
    ....
  73. pmc Metastatic atrial sarcoma extending from the lung into the left atrium via a pulmonary vein
    Abdullah Dogan
    Cardiology Department, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Exp Clin Cardiol 17:77-8. 2012
    ..This sarcoma extended from the lung into the left atrium via (a/the) pulmonary vein. Chemotherapy and radiotherapy were recommended. Surgery was not considered due to high risk and the advanced stage of the tumour...
  74. ncbi request reprint Left atrial myxoma presenting with acute myocardial infarction--a case report
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Angiology 56:767-9. 2005
    ..The left atrial mass was removed surgically without complication. Histopathologic examination confirmed the diagnosis of the myxoma. Coronary embolism secondary to the myxoma was thought to be the cause of the MI...
  75. doi request reprint Mean platelet volume is increased in patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Medicine, Isparta, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 70:497-502. 2010
    ..44, p < 0.001) and DI (β = 0.38, p < 0.001). We have shown that MPV was significantly higher in patients with severe OSA when compared with control subjects and MPV was correlated with AHI and DI...
  76. ncbi request reprint A giant aneurysm of the circumflex coronary artery with fistulous connection to the coronary sinus: a case report
    Abdullah Dogan
    Suleyman Demirel University, Sevket Demirel Heart Centre, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:5-8. 2003
    ..The diagnostic contributions of echocardiography, coronary angiography are discussed. The hemodynamic effects of this anomaly are reviewed...
  77. ncbi request reprint [E-page Original Images. An interesting case of coronary artery fistula: diagonal artery-, left circumflex artery- and right coronary artery to left ventricle fistulas]
    Yasin Turker
    Süleyman Demirel Universitesi Tip Fakültesi, Kardiyoloji Ana Bilim Dali, Isparta, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 8:E10-1. 2008
  78. ncbi request reprint Tumour marker levels in patients with chronic heart failure
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Anadolu Mah ESO memur Evleri C Blok No 5, 32200 Isparta, Turkey
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:840-3. 2005
    ..Carbohydrate Antigen 125 (CA 125), a marker for ovarian cancer has been reported to increase in relation to the severity of heart failure...
  79. ncbi request reprint A case with coarctation of the aorta accompanied by coronary ectasia and dilatation of the ascending aorta
    Ahmet Altinbas
    Department of Cardiology, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 19:185-7. 2003
    ..This case attracted our attention because the first diagnosis was made at such an advanced age and coarctation was accompanied by coronary ectasia and dilatation of the ascending aorta. Therefore, we decided to report the case...
  80. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone-induced myocardial oxidative stress: protection by a novel antioxidant agent caffeic acid phenethyl ester
    Fehmi Ozguner
    Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Toxicol Ind Health 21:223-30. 2005
    ..These results show that CAPE exhibits a protective effect on mobile phone-induced and free radical mediated oxidative heart impairment in rats...
  81. ncbi request reprint A case of mitral stenosis complicated with seronegative Brucella endocarditis
    Turhan Yavuz
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Suleyman Demirel, Isparta, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 45:353-8. 2004
    ..In cases with Brucella endocarditis, after diagnosis, antibiotic therapy must be started immediately and when the clinical condition improves, surgical intervention should be performed when indicated...
  82. ncbi request reprint Structural, functional and autonomic changes in the cardiovascular system in growth hormone deficient patients
    Dogan Erdogan
    Department of Cardiology, Istanbul University, Medical Faculty of Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:19-23. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to analyze the structural and functional changes in the heart and investigate their relation to autonomic function as assessed with heart rate variability (HRV)...
  83. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic pneumopericardium
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital, Isparta, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 6:298. 2006
  84. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation for paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Circulation 105:1077-81. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of segmental PV isolation in patients with paroxysmal or persistent AF...
  85. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of early recurrences of atrial fibrillation after pulmonary vein isolation
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:100-4. 2002
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Segmental ostial ablation to isolate the pulmonary veins during atrial fibrillation: feasibility and mechanistic insights
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0022, USA
    Circulation 106:1256-62. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the feasibility and mechanistic implications of segmental pulmonary vein (PV) ostial ablation during atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  87. ncbi request reprint Comparison of amiodarone versus ibutilide for the prevention of immediate recurrences of atrial fibrillation during pulmonary vein isolation
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 90:492-5. 2002
    ..There were no adverse drug effects. Ibutilide and amiodarone were equally effective in suppressing immediate recurrences of AF. Overall, immediate recurrences of AF can be prevented by amiodarone and/or ibutilide in 80% of patients...
  88. ncbi request reprint Comparison of verapamil and ibutilide for the suppression of immediate recurrences of atrial fibrillation after transthoracic cardioversion
    Christian Sticherling
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Benjamin Franklin, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 7:155-60. 2002
    ..This study compared the efficacy of verapamil and ibutilide in preventing an immediate recurrence of atrial fibrillation...
  89. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of bipolar versus unipolar plus bipolar recordings during segmental ostial ablation of pulmonary veins
    Hiroshi Tada
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0022, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:851-6. 2002
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of syncope: hyperthyroidism
    Mehmet Ozaydin
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:453-4. 2007
  91. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of immediate recurrences of atrial fibrillation after restoration of sinus rhythm
    Aman Chugh
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:77-82. 2004
    ..The mechanism of immediate recurrence of AF is a burst of PV tachycardia, not a single premature depolarization. Immediate recurrence of AF identifies patients with AF in whom the PVs may play a major role in the initiation of AF...
  92. ncbi request reprint Role of the coronary sinus in maintenance of atrial fibrillation
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0311, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:1329-36. 2003
    ..However, the role of the coronary sinus (CS) in the perpetuation of AF has been unclear. The aim of this study was to determine whether the CS plays a role in perpetuation of AF...
  93. ncbi request reprint Effect of atrial fibrillation duration on probability of immediate recurrence after transthoracic cardioversion
    Hakan Oral
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0311, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:182-5. 2003
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of anatomic and electrogram mapping approaches to ablation of typical atrial flutter
    Hiroshi Tada
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0022, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:662-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the anatomic and electrogram mapping approaches for creating a line of block in the cavotricuspid isthmus after an initial, unsuccessful anatomically directed ablation line...
  95. ncbi request reprint Rectus sheath hematoma due to cough attacks in an elderly patient on oral anticoagulant therapy
    Ercan Varol
    Department of Cardiology, Isparta State Hospital
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:235-6. 2007
  96. ncbi request reprint Late in-stent coronary dissection in an elderly woman: an interesting case report
    Abdullah Dogan
    Int J Cardiol 125:e25-6. 2008
    ..In-stent dissection flap limiting coronary flow was noted at the coronary angiography and successfully treated with coronary re-stenting. She had no symptoms at follow-up...
  97. ncbi request reprint Clear cell carcinoma of the liver: a case report
    Nihal Kilinc
    Department of Pathology, Dicle University Medical Faculty, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Gastroenterol 14:211-4. 2003
    ..We report this rare case of primary clear cell carcinoma in the cirrhotic liver. The case was discussed in detail regarding histological presentation, with particular attention to histopathologic differential diagnosis...
  98. ncbi request reprint [Atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia induced by electrical injury]
    Yasin Turker
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:454-5. 2007
  99. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of inducible atrial flutter during pulmonary vein isolation in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Christoph Scharf
    Division of Cardiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:2057-62. 2004
    ..This study was designed to determine the prevalence and clinical significance of atrial flutter (AFL) that occurs during catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  100. ncbi request reprint Response of pulmonary vein potentials to premature stimulation
    Hiroshi Tada
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0022, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:33-7. 2002
    ..Pulmonary vein potentials reflect depolarization of muscle fascicles within the myocardial sleeves that surround the pulmonary veins. The response of pulmonary vein potentials to premature stimulation has not been described...
  101. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of rapid rhythms recorded within pulmonary veins during atrial fibrillation
    Hiroshi Tada
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0022, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:1342-7. 2003
    ..PVT must be distinguished from recordings within PV's that have a short cycle length as a result of simultaneous recordings from two or more overlapping fascicles...