Halil Ozdemir

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) to the national vaccine schedule
    Halil Ozdemir
    Departments of Pediatric Infectious Diseases National Public Health Agency, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:575-83. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of PCV7 to the national vaccine schedule
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 173:313-20. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Incomplete Kawasaki disease in an infant presenting with only prolonged fever
    Halil Ozdemir
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:529-32. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The treatment of cerebral salt wasting with fludrocortisone in a child with lissencephaly
    Halil Ozdemir
    Ankara Diskapi Pediatric Disease Education and Investigation Hospital, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 20:100-2. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:135-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Acute neonatal suppurative parotitis: a case report and review of the literature
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e500-2. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of children with Kawasaki disease in Turkey
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    J Trop Pediatr 56:260-2. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Chickenpox complications, incidence and financial burden in previously healthy children and those with an underlying disease in Ankara in the pre-vaccination period
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:614-25. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:255-60. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The use of colistin in critically ill children in a pediatric intensive care unit
    Adem Karbuz
    From the Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases Department of Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Department of Clinical Microbiology and Department of Biostatistics, Ankara University School of Medicine, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:e19-24. 2014

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) to the national vaccine schedule
    Halil Ozdemir
    Departments of Pediatric Infectious Diseases National Public Health Agency, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:575-83. 2013
    ..The carriage rate of NP pneumococci in healthy children was not influenced by PCV7 in Turkey. ..
  2. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of PCV7 to the national vaccine schedule
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 173:313-20. 2014
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  3. ncbi request reprint Incomplete Kawasaki disease in an infant presenting with only prolonged fever
    Halil Ozdemir
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:529-32. 2013
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The treatment of cerebral salt wasting with fludrocortisone in a child with lissencephaly
    Halil Ozdemir
    Ankara Diskapi Pediatric Disease Education and Investigation Hospital, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 20:100-2. 2010
    ..The patient was treated with hypertonic saline and multiple antiepileptic drugs. Fludrocortisone supplementation effectively treated cerebral salt wasting...
  5. doi request reprint Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:135-7. 2011
    ..Here, we report the second case of HLH after infection with the influenza A H1N1 virus treated with peroral oseltamivir successfully...
  6. doi request reprint Acute neonatal suppurative parotitis: a case report and review of the literature
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e500-2. 2011
    ..Information about the etiopathogenesis and management of the disease is very limited. Here, we describe a newborn who developed NSP due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa and who was treated successfully with antibiotics...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of children with Kawasaki disease in Turkey
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    J Trop Pediatr 56:260-2. 2010
    ..Kawasaki disease (KD) is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in childhood in the developed countries. The objective of this study is to describe the clinical and epidemiological characteristics of children with KD in Turkey...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chickenpox complications, incidence and financial burden in previously healthy children and those with an underlying disease in Ankara in the pre-vaccination period
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:614-25. 2011
    ..The chickenpox-related mortality rate for the 0-17 age group was 3.03/1,000,000 in Ankara. In conclusion, we feel that a national vaccination program for chickenpox will lead to a significant decrease in the overall cost to our country...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:255-60. 2011
    ..7%) disorders were the most common underlying diseases. Nosocomial A. baumannii is commonly multidrug-resistant, prolongs the length of stay in the PICU and increases the mortality rates in pediatric critical care...
  10. doi request reprint The use of colistin in critically ill children in a pediatric intensive care unit
    Adem Karbuz
    From the Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases Department of Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Department of Clinical Microbiology and Department of Biostatistics, Ankara University School of Medicine, Dikimevi, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 33:e19-24. 2014
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli bacteremia with tigecycline in an acute myeloid leukemia child
    Halil Ozdemir
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 54:59-60. 2012
    ..Herein, we report a nine-year-old girl with acute myeloid leukemia who was treated successfully with tigecycline due to multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli bacteremia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Aseptic meningitis in a child due to 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:91-3. 2011
    ..The infection was confirmed via nasopharyngeal and throat swabs. She was treated with oseltamivir successfully. To our knowledge, she is the first child diagnosed as pandemic influenza A (H1N1) meningitis...
  13. doi request reprint Bacteraemia and candidaemia: a considerable and underestimated complication of severe rotavirus gastroenteritis
    Ergin Ciftci
    Department of Paediatric Infectious Disease, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 41:857-61. 2009
    ..All patients were successfully treated with fluid replacement and antimicrobial therapy. Bacteraemia and candidaemia appear to be a considerable and underestimated complication of severe rotavirus gastroenteritis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Baboon syndrome induced by oral antitussive-decongestant agent in a child
    Halil Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:659-61. 2010
    ..To our knowledge, this is one of the rare reported cases of baboon syndrome associated with use of an antitussive-decongestant including pseudoephedrine HCI, dextromethorphan HBr and chlorpheniramine maleate...
  15. doi request reprint Ampicillin/sulbactam for children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia
    Anil Tapisiz
    Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Ankara University Medical School, Dikimevi, 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    J Infect Chemother 17:504-9. 2011
    ..However, pleural effusion was found to be the main factor associated with treatment failure...
  16. ncbi request reprint An unusual case of neurobrucellosis presenting as demyelination disorder
    Omer Bektas
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 55:210-3. 2013
    ..Additionally, this case is the first in terms of involvement of the corpus callosum in neurobrucellosis. In this article, we present an unusual case of neurobrucellosis. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous pneumomediastinum in a child due to 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus
    Halil Ozdemir
    Unit of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 52:648-51. 2010
    ..SPM could be associated with bronchial obstruction or necrotizing pneumonia, and the prognosis of patients with SPM associated with necrosis is worse than of patients with SPM associated with bronchial obstruction...
  18. doi request reprint Clinical and epidemiological features of Turkish children with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection: experience from multiple tertiary paediatric centres in Turkey
    Ergin Ciftci
    Department of Pediatrics, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:923-9. 2011
    ..Herein we present the largest series of children who were hospitalized due to pandemic H1N1 infection in Turkey...