Fisun Akdeniz

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Affiliation: Ege University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Valproate-associated reproductive and metabolic abnormalities: are epileptic women at greater risk than bipolar women?
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Department of Psychiatry, Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University School of Medicine, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:115-21. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with childbearing-related episodes in women with bipolar disorder
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Ege University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Izmir, Turkey
    Psychopathology 36:234-8. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Executive and verbal working memory dysfunction in first-degree relatives of patients with bipolar disorder
    Emre Bora
    Department of Psychiatry, Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Psychiatry Res 161:318-24. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of previous psychotic mood episodes on cognitive impairment in euthymic bipolar patients
    Emre Bora
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Bipolar Disord 9:468-77. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint [Effects of valproate on male reproductive functions]
    Ebru Aldemir
    Ege U Tip Fak, Psikiyatri AD, Affektif Hastaliklar Birimi, Izmir
    Turk Psikiyatri Derg 20:376-84. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of antidepressant treatment on N-acetyl aspartate levels of medial frontal cortex in drug-free depressed patients
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Department of Psychiatry Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University, School of Medicine, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:120-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment on serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in depressed patients
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Ege University School of Medicine Psychiatry, Department Affective Disorder Unit, 35100, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 255:381-6. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Female-specific health problems in mental patients
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 23:378-82. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors combined with venlafaxine in depressed patients who had partial response to venlafaxine: four cases
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University, School of Medicine, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:889-91. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Affective temperaments as measured by TEMPS-A in patients with bipolar I disorder and their first-degree relatives: a controlled study
    Sermin Kesebir
    Affective Disorder Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Tip Fakultesi, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    J Affect Disord 85:127-33. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Valproate-associated reproductive and metabolic abnormalities: are epileptic women at greater risk than bipolar women?
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Department of Psychiatry, Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University School of Medicine, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:115-21. 2003
    ..This study explores whether the association of VPA with reproductive endocrine abnormalities is applicable to women with bipolar disorder (BD) or is unique to women with epilepsy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors associated with childbearing-related episodes in women with bipolar disorder
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Ege University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Izmir, Turkey
    Psychopathology 36:234-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of clinical and psychosocial factors associated with pregnancy and the postpartum period on the course of BD...
  3. doi request reprint Executive and verbal working memory dysfunction in first-degree relatives of patients with bipolar disorder
    Emre Bora
    Department of Psychiatry, Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Psychiatry Res 161:318-24. 2008
    ..Verbal working memory and executive function deficits may be useful endophenotypic markers of genetic vulnerability to BD...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of previous psychotic mood episodes on cognitive impairment in euthymic bipolar patients
    Emre Bora
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Bipolar Disord 9:468-77. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of previous psychotic features on neuropsychological measures, including sustained attention, in remitted bipolar patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Effects of valproate on male reproductive functions]
    Ebru Aldemir
    Ege U Tip Fak, Psikiyatri AD, Affektif Hastaliklar Birimi, Izmir
    Turk Psikiyatri Derg 20:376-84. 2009
    ..In the second section we review the results of animal research, which could be beneficial in assessing the effects of valproate and epilepsy...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of antidepressant treatment on N-acetyl aspartate levels of medial frontal cortex in drug-free depressed patients
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Department of Psychiatry Affective Disorders Unit, Ege University, School of Medicine, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:120-5. 2006
    ..Antidepressant treatment with its neurotrophic effects might play a positive role in restoring the neuronal integrity. Further studies are needed to support these initial findings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment on serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor levels in depressed patients
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Ege University School of Medicine Psychiatry, Department Affective Disorder Unit, 35100, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 255:381-6. 2005
    ..These results support the hypothesis that BDNF might play a critical role in the pathophysiology of major depressive disorder and successful antidepressant treatment increases the attenuated BDNF levels in depressed patients...
  8. doi request reprint Female-specific health problems in mental patients
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University, School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 23:378-82. 2010
    ..Different from other reviews, we will summarize the effects of current mental disorder/psychotropic medication on the female-specific reproduction-related events (such as menstrual regularity, pregnancy, postpartum period and menopause)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors combined with venlafaxine in depressed patients who had partial response to venlafaxine: four cases
    Ali Saffet Gonul
    Affective Disorders Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Ege University, School of Medicine, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:889-91. 2003
    ..They showed only a partial response to high dose of venlafaxine but improved after the addition of an SSRI (sertraline, citalopram, or paroxetine) to venlafaxine. The combination treatment was well tolerated in all of the cases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Affective temperaments as measured by TEMPS-A in patients with bipolar I disorder and their first-degree relatives: a controlled study
    Sermin Kesebir
    Affective Disorder Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Tip Fakultesi, Ege University, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    J Affect Disord 85:127-33. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Is obesity a risk factor for psychopathology among adolescents?
    Serpil Erermis
    Department of Child Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Pediatr Int 46:296-301. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore the type and frequency of psychopathology in a clinical as well as a non-clinical sample of obese adolescents, and in a normal weight control group...
  12. ncbi request reprint Low serum levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in patients with schizophrenia do not elevate after antipsychotic treatment
    Sebnem Pirildar
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical Faculty, Ege University, Bornova 35100, Izmir, Turkey
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 28:709-13. 2004
    ..05). Our results support the view that BDNF would be associated with schizophrenia. However, we could not conclude that treatment with antipsychotics alters serum BDNF levels in patients with schizophrenia...
  13. doi request reprint Effectiveness and tolerability of mirtazapine and amitriptyline in alcoholic patients with co-morbid depressive disorder: a randomized, double-blind study
    A Ender Altintoprak
    Department of Psychiatry, Ege University School of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Hum Psychopharmacol 23:313-9. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Sustained attention deficits in manic and euthymic patients with bipolar disorder
    Emre Bora
    Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:1097-102. 2006
    ..In contrast, the exacerbation of seemingly trait-related impairments in the manic state can be at least partly explained by the impact of pharmacological therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Is there a relationship between mood disorders and affective temperaments?]
    Fisun Akdeniz
    Ege U Tip Fak, Psikiyatri AD, Affektif Hastaliklar Birimi, Izmir
    Turk Psikiyatri Derg 15:183-90. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Menstrually related symptom changes in women with treatment-responsive bipolar disorder
    Figen Karadag
    Bakirkoy State Hospital for Psychiatric and Neurological Diseases, Istanbul, Turkey
    Bipolar Disord 6:253-9. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint [The relationship of affective temperament and clinical features in bipolar disorder]
    Sermin Kesebir
    Psikiyatri Kl, Kirikkale
    Turk Psikiyatri Derg 16:164-9. 2005
    ..Testing the relationships between phenomenological features, course, severity of episodes, overall severity of illness and comorbid conditions would clarify the reliability and validity of affective temperamental descriptions...
  18. ncbi request reprint [The role and importance of cognitive symptoms in bipolar disorder]
    Emre Bora
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre, Melbourne
    Turk Psikiyatri Derg 19:81-93. 2008
    ..Our aim was to review evidence of the role of cognitive deficits in bipolar disorder and their relationship to other factors, such as disorder variables, treatment, additional diagnoses, genetic risk, and brain imaging findings...
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuroleptic malignant-like syndrome induced with low-dose quetiapine treated with electroconvulsive therapy
    Emre Bora
    Eur Psychiatry 18:323. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Serum nitric oxide metabolite levels and the effect of antipsychotic therapy in schizophrenia
    Fatma Taneli
    Department of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Celal Bayar University School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 35:401-5. 2004
    ..Our secondary aim was to further evaluate the impact of psychopharmacologic treatment on circulating NO levels not assessed previously...