Figen Sahin

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors affecting the timing of teething in healthy Turkish infants: a prospective cohort study
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Paediatr Dent 18:262-6. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The validity of diagnostic criteria for streptococcal pharyngitis in Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) guidelines
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Trop Pediatr 49:377-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip: results of a 7-year follow-up study
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 46:162-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Reference values for urinary calcium, sodium and potassium in healthy newborns, infants and children
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:6-13. 2009
  5. doi request reprint How to achieve long-term breast-feeding: factors associated with early discontinuation
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 11:1173-9. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Factors associated with defecation patterns in 0-24-month-old children
    Vildan Taylan Tunc
    Department of Family Practice, Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 167:1357-62. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Current stretched penile length: cross-sectional study of 1040 healthy Turkish children aged 0 to 5 years
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Urology 70:572-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of rapid antigen detection test for streptococcal pharyngitis in a pediatric population
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Gazi University School of Medicine, Department of Social Pediatrics, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:1203-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint New opportunity for vaccinating older people: well-child clinic visits
    Ismail Arslan
    Department of Family Practice, Ankara Yildirim Beyazit Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 54:45-51. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Six-year experience of a hospital-based child protection team in Turkey
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:336-43. 2009

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Factors affecting the timing of teething in healthy Turkish infants: a prospective cohort study
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Paediatr Dent 18:262-6. 2008
    ..Teething is a developmental process and occurs over a broad chronological age range...
  2. ncbi request reprint The validity of diagnostic criteria for streptococcal pharyngitis in Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) guidelines
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
    J Trop Pediatr 49:377-9. 2003
    ..9 and 87.7 per cent, respectively. Specificities of the same combinations were 49.4 and 30.6 per cent. We concluded that new combinations with a higher sensitivity may be considered as a criterion for antibiotic treatment...
  3. ncbi request reprint Screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip: results of a 7-year follow-up study
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 46:162-6. 2004
    ..The present study evaluates the results of screening for developmental dislocation of hip in a clinic in Turkey over the course of 7 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reference values for urinary calcium, sodium and potassium in healthy newborns, infants and children
    Ilknur Erol
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:6-13. 2009
    ..It might be concluded that determination of the upper limit of UCa/Cr in children less than five years old for every population can prevent unnecessary laboratory investigations and misdiagnosis of hypercalciuria...
  5. doi request reprint How to achieve long-term breast-feeding: factors associated with early discontinuation
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Public Health Nutr 11:1173-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the factors associated with discontinuation of breast-feeding before 12 months in order to make suggestions for achieving long-term breast-feeding...
  6. doi request reprint Factors associated with defecation patterns in 0-24-month-old children
    Vildan Taylan Tunc
    Department of Family Practice, Ankara Numune Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 167:1357-62. 2008
    ..3% of these infants defecated less than once a day...
  7. ncbi request reprint Current stretched penile length: cross-sectional study of 1040 healthy Turkish children aged 0 to 5 years
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Department of Social Pediatrics, Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Urology 70:572-5. 2007
    ..To update the normal stretched penile length values for children younger than 5 years of age. We also evaluated the association between penile length and anthropometric measures such as body weight, height, and body mass index...
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic value of rapid antigen detection test for streptococcal pharyngitis in a pediatric population
    Aysu Duyan Camurdan
    Gazi University School of Medicine, Department of Social Pediatrics, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:1203-6. 2008
    ..05). Diagnostic value of RADT is high and can be used safely in populations where streptococcal pharyngitis and its complications such as acute rheumatic fever and acute glomerulonephritis are common...
  9. doi request reprint New opportunity for vaccinating older people: well-child clinic visits
    Ismail Arslan
    Department of Family Practice, Ankara Yildirim Beyazit Research and Education Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 54:45-51. 2012
    ..As aging of the population is making the health of the elderly a universal priority, preventive measures, such as vaccination, will become increasingly important...
  10. ncbi request reprint Six-year experience of a hospital-based child protection team in Turkey
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 51:336-43. 2009
    ..Hospital-based multidisciplinary teams can start such a collaboration...
  11. doi request reprint Preliminary validation of the Child Abuse Potential Inventory in Turkey
    Ebru Kutsal
    Gazi University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Interpers Violence 26:2856-65. 2011
    ..2% false-positive result. MMPI-PD to all group and Pearson correlation coefficient analysis is found to be significant for both groups. These results show us high reliability and validity of the abuse scale for Turkey...
  12. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish infants
    Bengu Ozdemir
    Department of Pediatrics, Bilgi Medical Center, Batikent, Ankara, Turkey
    J Infect 56:332-9. 2008
    ..In order to evaluate the possible impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in this population, coverage of the isolated serotypes by the vaccine was also calculated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccine for prevention of otitis media in children
    Senem Konuk Ozgur
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:401-4. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of inactivated influenza vaccine in preventing acute otitis media (AOM) and otitis media with effusion (OME) in children aged 6 to 60 months who attend day care...
  14. doi request reprint Immunogenicity of a Haemophilus influenzae type b-tetanus conjugate vaccine when administered separately or in combined vaccines for primary immunization in two consecutive national schedules in Turkey
    Nurullah Yüksel
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Infect Dis 16:e354-7. 2012
    ..This shift to the new schedule created different cohorts of vaccinated children as a consequence of the different schedules used. We evaluated the immunogenicity of the Hib vaccine in infants vaccinated with these different schedules...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between urinary calcium, sodium, and potassium excretion in full-term healthy newborns
    Ozan Ozkaya
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 47:39-45. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental development of Turkish twins
    Z Birsin Ozcakar
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 45:712-8. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate physical and mental development of Turkish twins and then to assess whether being a twin poses risks for their development...
  17. ncbi request reprint Munchausen syndrome by proxy: a case report
    Figen Sahin
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 44:334-8. 2002
    ..The case was reported to the social services and the patient was placed in the custody of her father's sister. The mother is still undergoing treatment in our psychiatry department...
  18. ncbi request reprint Diphtheria immunity of different age groups in Turkey
    Ufuk Beyazova
    Department of Pediatrics, Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Jpn J Infect Dis 55:52-4. 2002
    ..Therefore, revaccination of adults with tetanus-diphtheria toxoids at every opportunity (military service, pregnancy, admittance to emergency room) should be considered as an immunization policy...