Baris Akinci

Summary

Affiliation: Dokuz Eylul University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. doi Plasma thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor levels are not associated with glucose intolerance and subclinical atherosclerosis in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:E224-30. 2011
  2. doi A case of Gitelman's syndrome presenting with extreme hypokalaemia and paralysis
    B Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:69-71. 2009
  3. doi Hypercalcemia of primary hyperparathyroidism was treated by cinacalcet in a patient with liver cirrhosis
    B Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:142-5. 2009
  4. doi Serum osteoprotegerin is associated with carotid intima media thickness in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:172-8. 2008
  5. doi Is fasting glucose level during oral glucose tolerance test an indicator of the insulin need in gestational diabetes?
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:219-25. 2008
  6. ncbi [The effect of levothyroxine suppression therapy for benign thyroid nodules on bone metabolism in premenopausal women]
    Baris Akinci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 18:232-7. 2008
  7. doi The effect of creatinine clearance on the short-term outcome of neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:181-5. 2010
  8. ncbi Alterations of coagulation in metformin intoxication
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 7:325-9. 2008
  9. doi Management of gestational diabetes by physicians in Turkey
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:173-80. 2010
  10. doi Prediction of developing metabolic syndrome after gestational diabetes mellitus
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Fertil Steril 93:1248-54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. doi Plasma thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor levels are not associated with glucose intolerance and subclinical atherosclerosis in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 17:E224-30. 2011
    ..Our data demonstrated that plasma TAFI was not altered in women with previous GDM. TAFI was not associated with glucose intolerance and subclinical atherosclerosis...
  2. doi A case of Gitelman's syndrome presenting with extreme hypokalaemia and paralysis
    B Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:69-71. 2009
    ..To the best of our knowledge, after a Medline search, this is the most severe hypokalaemia described in a patient with Gitelman's syndrome...
  3. doi Hypercalcemia of primary hyperparathyroidism was treated by cinacalcet in a patient with liver cirrhosis
    B Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 117:142-5. 2009
    ..As she accepted surgery this time, her parathyroid adenoma was removed by minimally invasive parathyroidectomy. Parathyroid adenoma was confirmed pathologically. Her calcium levels maintained within the normal ranges after surgery...
  4. doi Serum osteoprotegerin is associated with carotid intima media thickness in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:172-8. 2008
    ..Significant association of OPG with carotid IMT suggested that OPG might play a role in the pathogenesis of endothelial dysfunction in women with previous GDM...
  5. doi Is fasting glucose level during oral glucose tolerance test an indicator of the insulin need in gestational diabetes?
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:219-25. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that fasting glucose level on OGTT is a predictor of the need for insulin treatment in GDM. A cut-off level of 105mg/dl seems to effectively determine high-risk patients for additional treatment other than MNT in GDM...
  6. ncbi [The effect of levothyroxine suppression therapy for benign thyroid nodules on bone metabolism in premenopausal women]
    Baris Akinci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 18:232-7. 2008
    ..This prospective study was designed to investigate the effect of levothyroxine suppression therapy for benign thyroid nodules on markers of bone turnover in premenopausal women...
  7. doi The effect of creatinine clearance on the short-term outcome of neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:181-5. 2010
    ..Amputation rates were also found to be higher. Our results suggest that creatinine clearance is an important factor affecting wound healing in patients with neuropathic diabetic foot ulcers...
  8. ncbi Alterations of coagulation in metformin intoxication
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 7:325-9. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, no change in the coagulation factors secreted by the endothelium were observed...
  9. doi Management of gestational diabetes by physicians in Turkey
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Prim Care Diabetes 4:173-80. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Prediction of developing metabolic syndrome after gestational diabetes mellitus
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Fertil Steril 93:1248-54. 2010
    ..To determine the predictors of subsequent development of metabolic syndrome (MS) in women with previous gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)...
  11. ncbi Beneficial effect of endocrinologist-performed ultrasonography on preoperative parathyroid adenoma localization
    Baris Akinci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Endocr Pract 15:17-23. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether endocrinologist-performed ultrasonography improves the localization of parathyroid adenomas in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism...
  12. doi Evaluation of postpartum carbohydrate intolerance and cardiovascular risk factors in women with gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:361-7. 2011
    ..Antepartum prediction of high risk subjects for the subsequent development of postpartum carbohydrate intolerance and metabolic syndrome seems to be vital to prevent cardiovascular outcomes...
  13. doi Allergic reactions to human insulin: a review of current knowledge and treatment options
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology of Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Endocrine 37:33-9. 2010
    ..In this article, we attempted to review current knowledge concerning allergic reactions to human insulin and discuss the available treatment options of insulin allergy...
  14. ncbi Gestational diabetes has no additional effect on plasma thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor antigen levels beyond pregnancy
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 81:93-6. 2008
    ..Despite increased PAI-1 antigen levels associated with gestational diabetes, the effect of gestational diabetes on TAFI antigen levels is lacking...
  15. doi Hashimoto's thyroiditis, but not treatment of hypothyroidism, is associated with altered TGF-beta1 levels
    Baris Akinci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 39:397-401. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate serum transforming growth factor-beta1 (TGF-beta1) levels in patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis as well as the effect of achieving euthyroidism by levothyroxine replacement on TGF-beta1 levels...
  16. ncbi Hydroxyurea associated leg ulcer succesfully treated with hyperbaric oxygen in a diabetic patient
    B Akinci
    Dokuz Eylul University, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Izmir, Turkey
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 115:143-5. 2007
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  17. ncbi Low transforming growth factor-beta1 serum levels in idiopathic male osteoporosis
    B Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, 35340 Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:350-5. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to determine serum TGF-beta1 levels in male patients with idiopathic osteoporosis...
  18. ncbi The alteration of serum soluble CD40 ligand levels in overt and subclinical hypothyroidism
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 6:327-33. 2007
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate serum sCD40L levels and the effect of levothyroxine replacement on sCD40L levels in overt and subclinical hypothyroidism...
  19. ncbi Acute phase reactants predict the risk of amputation in diabetic foot infection
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 101:1-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to assess the predictive value of baseline and post-treatment levels of acute phase reactants in the outcome of patients with diabetic foot infections...
  20. doi Effect of levothyroxine suppression therapy on plasma thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor antigen levels in benign thyroid nodules
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 20:23-8. 2011
    ..We also compared hyperthyroid patients and healthy controls...
  21. doi Soluble CD40 ligand, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 and thrombin-activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor-1-antigen in normotensive type 2 diabetic subjects without diabetic complications. Effects of metformin and rosiglitazone
    Serkan Yener
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 18:266-71. 2009
    ..To evaluate subclinical inflammation and fibrinolysis in low-risk type 2 diabetic subjects and to assess the efficacy of metformin and rosiglitazone in this group...
  22. doi Increased osteoprotegerin levels in women with previous gestational diabetes developing metabolic syndrome
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 91:26-31. 2011
    ..Serum OPG is related to cardiovascular risk factors and metabolic syndrome, and might be involved in the development of cardiovascular disorders in women with previous GDM...
  23. doi Levothyroxine (LT4) suppression treatment for benign thyroid nodules alters coagulation
    Tevfik Demir
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 71:446-50. 2009
    ..Endogenous hyperthyroidism is associated with altered coagulation. The aim of the present study is to investigate the effect of levothyroxine (LT(4)) suppression treatment for benign thyroid nodules on coagulation system...
  24. ncbi Serum transforming growth factor-beta 1 levels in normoalbuminuric and normotensive patients with type 2 diabetes. Effect of metformin and rosiglitazone
    Serkan Yener
    Dokuz Eylul University, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Izmir, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 7:70-6. 2008
    ....
  25. doi Adrenal incidentaloma, clinical, metabolic, follow-up aspects: single centre experience
    Abdurrahman Comlekci
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Endocrine 37:40-6. 2010
    ..Metabolic derangements were common; however, a possible independent association between adrenal adenoma and metabolic problems need to be elucidated with prospective studies...
  26. ncbi Plasma thiobarbituric acid-reactive substance levels in subclinical hypothyroidism
    Levent Kebapcilar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 16:432-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine thiobarbituric acid-reactive substance (TBARS) levels in subclinical hypothyroidism and to examine the effect of levothyroxine replacement on TBARS levels...
  27. ncbi Predictors of amputation in diabetics with foot ulcer: single center experience in a large Turkish cohort
    Sena Yesil
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University School, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 8:286-95. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the possibility of predicting the outcome of patients with diabetic foot ulcers by using easily assessed clinical and laboratory parameters at baseline...
  28. doi Carotid intima media thickness is increased and associated with morning cortisol in subjects with non-functioning adrenal incidentaloma
    Serkan Yener
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, Izmir 35340, Turkey
    Endocrine 35:365-70. 2009
    ..The correlation between morning cortisol and IMT may be associated with the effect of hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis disturbances on vasculature...
  29. ncbi Thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor antigen levels are inversely correlated with plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 antigen levels in hyperthyroid patients
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Endocr J 54:593-9. 2007
    ..Further studies evaluating the underlying mechanisms of low TAFI antigen levels in hyperthyroidism should be undertaken...
  30. ncbi Insulin need in gestational diabetes is associated with a worse cardiovascular risk profile after pregnancy
    Firat Bayraktar
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
    Intern Med 51:839-43. 2012
    ..We aimed to compare levels of subclinical atherosclerosis markers in women with previous GDM treated with insulin and MNT alone...
  31. ncbi Hypercalcemia due to Graves' disease in a patient with thyroid hemiagenesis
    Levent Kebapcilar
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Medicine Faculty of Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 19:159-62. 2009
    ..Although hypercalcemia may be detected in patients with thyrotoxicosis, to the best of our knowledge, this is the first case report of thyroid hemiagenesis accompanying hypercalcemia due to thyrotoxicosis...
  32. doi Natural course of benign adrenal incidentalomas in subjects with extra-adrenal malignancy
    Serkan Yener
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti, 35340, Izmir, Turkey
    Endocrine 36:135-40. 2009
    ..Conservative approach can be suggested to oncology subjects for adrenal adenomas unless clinical and radiological suspicion of adrenal malignancy is present...
  33. ncbi Elevated thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor (TAFI) antigen levels in overt and subclinical hypothyroid patients were reduced by levothyroxine replacement
    Baris Akinci
    Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Izmir, Turkey
    Endocr J 54:45-52. 2007
    ..Normalization of thyroid state by levothyroxine replacement seems to be effective in lowering of TAFI antigen levels in hypothyroidism...
  34. doi Postload hyperglycemia is associated with increased subclinical inflammation in patients with prediabetes
    Ayfer Colak
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 73:422-7. 2013
    ....
  35. doi Circulating apelin levels are associated with cardiometabolic risk factors in women with previous gestational diabetes
    Baris Akinci
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Izmir University, Izmir, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 289:787-93. 2014
    ..In this study, we aimed to compare plasma apelin levels between women with and without pGDM, and to investigate the possible association of apelin with cardiometabolic risk factors...
  36. pmc Biomarkers and cytokines of bone turnover: extensive evaluation in a cohort of patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Ali Taylan
    Izmir Tepecik Training and Research Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, Izmir, Turkey
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:191. 2012
    ....
  37. doi Evaluation of insulin resistance in normoglycemic patients with coronary artery disease
    Erdal Deveci
    First Department of Cardiology, Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Ataturk Teaching Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Cardiol 32:32-6. 2009
    ..However, the relationship between hyperinsulinemia and CAD is obscure in normoglycemic individuals, especially in patients who do not meet the criteria for MS...
  38. ncbi The alteration of coagulation in patients with thyroid dysfunction
    Baris Akinci
    Division of Endocrinology of Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Inciralti, Izmir, 35340, Turkey
    Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov 5:50-7. 2011
    ..Recent important patents focusing on coagulation and thyroid dysfunction are also discussed in this review...
  39. ncbi A case of familial Mediterranean fever and polyarteritis nodosa complicated by spontaneous perirenal and subcapsular hepatic hemorrhage requiring multiple arterial embolizations
    Servet Akar
    Division of Immunology Rheumatology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Rheumatol Int 25:60-4. 2005
    ..Polyarteritis nodosa associated with FMF may follow a grave course despite immunosuppressive therapy. Arterial embolization should be considered in the presence of bleeding aneurysms in addition to immunosuppressive therapy...
  40. ncbi Role of thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor in endocrine and cardiovascular disorders: an update
    Baris Akinci
    Tepecik Research and Training Hospital, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Izmir, Turkey
    Recent Pat Endocr Metab Immune Drug Discov 6:210-7. 2012
    ..This paper includes a review of current evidence on TAFI pathway and its alteration in endocrine and cardiovascular disorders and relevant patents...
  41. ncbi Amelanotic melanoma misdiagnosed as a diabetic foot ulcer
    Sena Yesil
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Diabetes Complications 21:335-7. 2007
    ..The patient was treated with local wound care and systemic antibiotics without any improvement of the ulcer. Further investigation of the patient in our clinic revealed plantar amelanotic melanoma...
  42. ncbi The clinical, haematological and morphological profile of patients with myelodysplastic syndromes: a single institution experience from Turkey
    Fatih Demirkan
    Division of Hematology, Dokuz Eylul University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Leuk Lymphoma 48:1372-8. 2007
    ..5 x 10(9)/L, platelet count <50 x 10(9)/L had an unfavourable prognostic impact on survival in multi-variate analysis. Our conclusions support the previous findings on the value of WHO classification for prediction of prognosis in MDS...
  43. ncbi Quality of life in patients with Takayasu's arteritis is impaired and comparable with rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis patients
    Servet Akar
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Dokuz Eylul Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Ic Hastaliklari AD, Immunoloji Romatoloji BD, Inciralti, 35340 Izmir, Turkey
    Clin Rheumatol 27:859-65. 2008
    ..Many aspects of QOL in patients with TA are significantly impaired in comparison with local healthy controls and similar to those in patients with RA and AS...
  44. ncbi Atherosclerosis risk factors in children of parents with the metabolic syndrome
    Gulcin Akinci
    Department of Pediatrics, Celal Bayar University Medical School, Manisa, Turkey
    Atherosclerosis 194:e165-71. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study is to investigate inflammatory and radiological signs of atherosclerosis in children who have parents with the metabolic syndrome...
  45. ncbi Evaluation of markers of inflammation, insulin resistance and endothelial dysfunction in children at risk for overweight
    Gulcin Akinci
    Department of Pediatrics, Celal Bayar University Medical School, Manisa, Turkey
    Hormones (Athens) 7:156-62. 2008
    ..In this study, we looked for features linked to cardiovascular risk in children who are at risk for overweight...
  46. doi Familial hypobetalipoproteinemia in a Turkish family with hereditary spastic paraplegia
    Amanda J Hooper
    Department of Core Clinical Pathology and Biochemistry, PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    Clin Chim Acta 390:152-5. 2008
    ..8 mmol/L, apoB 0.31 g/L), were heterozygous for a single nucleotide deletion in exon 26 of the APOB gene. This mutation is predicted to form a truncated apoB species of 3545 amino acids, which we have designated apoB-78.2...