Gokhan Ertas

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Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. pmc Triiodothyronine and brain natriuretic peptide: similar long-term prognostic values for chronic heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Kocaeli University, 41380 Kocaeli, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 37:538-46. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Red cell distribution width predicts new-onset atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Gokhan Ertas
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:132-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio is associated with thromboembolic stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
    Gokhan Ertas
    Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Neurol Sci 324:49-52. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Drug eluting stents: current status and new developments
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 12:676-83. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [The final situation in the Turkey "Stent for Life" project]
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology Bezmialem University Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 40:414-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Successful stenting of catheter-induced unprotected left main coronary artery dissection
    G Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiovasc J Afr 23:e6-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Renal function has an effect on cardiovascular mortality in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Gokhan Ertas
    Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:554-8. 2012
  8. pmc Comparative analysis of apoptotic resistance of mesenchymal stem cells isolated from human bone marrow and adipose tissue
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Adnan Menderes Bulvarı Vatan Caddesi, Fatih, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:105698. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of enhanced external counterpulsation treatment on mean platelet volume in patients affected by ischemic chronic heart failure
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Gümüşhane State Hospital, Gümüşhane, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 23:127-31. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A new parameter predicting chronic total occlusion of coronary arteries: platelet distribution width
    Mehmet Akif Vatankulu
    1Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 65:60-4. 2014

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Publications35

  1. pmc Triiodothyronine and brain natriuretic peptide: similar long-term prognostic values for chronic heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Kocaeli University, 41380 Kocaeli, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 37:538-46. 2010
    ..These results also suggested that combining these biomarkers may provide an important risk indicator for patients with heart failure...
  2. doi request reprint Red cell distribution width predicts new-onset atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Gokhan Ertas
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:132-5. 2013
    ..We aimed to investigate the relation between the RDW and postoperative AF in patients undergoing CABG...
  3. doi request reprint Neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio is associated with thromboembolic stroke in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
    Gokhan Ertas
    Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Neurol Sci 324:49-52. 2013
    ..However, little is known about the role of NLR in patients with thromboembolic stroke due to atrial fibrillation (AF). We aimed to compare the NLR ratios between non-valvular AF patients with or without thromboembolic stroke...
  4. doi request reprint Drug eluting stents: current status and new developments
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 12:676-83. 2012
    ..Often attributed to adverse reactions to the stent platform, both the drugs and polymer characteristics have been further advanced with current technologies. The present review discussed current drug eluting stents and new developments...
  5. doi request reprint [The final situation in the Turkey "Stent for Life" project]
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology Bezmialem University Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 40:414-8. 2012
    ..The mean door-to-balloon time for the pilot cities was 54.72±43.66 minutes. Conclusion: After three years of the SFL project, primary PCI has emerged as the preferred reperfusion strategy for patients with STEMI in pilot cities...
  6. doi request reprint Successful stenting of catheter-induced unprotected left main coronary artery dissection
    G Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Cardiovasc J Afr 23:e6-7. 2012
    ..We describe a case of iatrogenic occlusive dissection of the LMCA during coronary angiography, treated by subsequent percutaneous recanalisation...
  7. doi request reprint Renal function has an effect on cardiovascular mortality in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Gokhan Ertas
    Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:554-8. 2012
    ..We have investigated the effect of renal dysfunction on cardiovascular mortality in patients with ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) and nonischemic DCM...
  8. pmc Comparative analysis of apoptotic resistance of mesenchymal stem cells isolated from human bone marrow and adipose tissue
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Adnan Menderes Bulvarı Vatan Caddesi, Fatih, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:105698. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare MSCs from hBM and hAT for their immunocytochemistry staining and resistance to in vitro apoptosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of enhanced external counterpulsation treatment on mean platelet volume in patients affected by ischemic chronic heart failure
    Gokhan Ertas
    Department of Cardiology, Gümüşhane State Hospital, Gümüşhane, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 23:127-31. 2012
    ..50 ± 0.90 vs. 1.60 ± 0.74, P < 0.001) improved in patients with EECP treatment. In our study, we found that EECP therapy had a neutral effect on MPV values and platelet count...
  10. doi request reprint A new parameter predicting chronic total occlusion of coronary arteries: platelet distribution width
    Mehmet Akif Vatankulu
    1Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 65:60-4. 2014
    ..64, 95% confidence interval 0.54-0.75). A PDW value of more than 15.7% demonstrated a sensitivity of 64% and a specificity of 66%. The PDW is a simple platelet index that may predict the presence of CTO. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Is postdilatation with a noncompliant balloon necessary after coronary stent deployment during primary angioplasty?
    Abdurrahman Tasal
    Department of Cardiology, Bezmialem Foundation University, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Interv Cardiol 26:325-31. 2013
    ..This study aims to evaluate the angiographical and clinical results of PD in patients who underwent primary PCI with drug eluting stents (DESs)...
  12. pmc Electrocardiographic P-wave characteristics in patients with psoriasis vulgaris
    Ahmet Bacaksiz
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Foundation University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ups J Med Sci 118:35-41. 2013
    ..Prolongation of PWD is an independent risk factor for the development of AF. The aim of this the study was to investigate P-wave duration and PWD in patients with psoriasis...
  13. pmc Low serum triglyceride levels as predictors of cardiac death in heart failure patients
    Guliz Kozdag
    Departments of Cardiology Drs Akay, Celikyurt, Emre, Ertas, Karauzum, Kozdag, Sahin, Ural, and Yilmaz and Nuclear Medicine Dr Gorur, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, 41300 Kocaeli, Turkey and Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine Dr Sarsekeyeva, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida 33431
    Tex Heart Inst J 40:521-8. 2013
    ..However, upon Cox regression analysis, reduced triglyceride levels were independent predictors of cardiac death only in women. ..
  14. doi request reprint A Turkish perspective on coronary artery bypass surgery and percutaneous coronary artery intervention in chronic heart failure patients
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Angiology 64:125-30. 2013
    ..001 and P = .013, respectively). In the patients with SHF having CAD who had stenting and CABG surgery + stenting may have better prognosis compared with patients with CAD who had no revascularization procedure in their past...
  15. ncbi request reprint Subclinical left ventricular dysfunction in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: an observational study
    Ercan Erdoğan
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 13:784-90. 2013
    ..Our aim was to investigate LV function with different echocardiographic techniques in patients with PCOS...
  16. doi request reprint Non-dipping nocturnal blood pressure in psoriasis vulgaris
    Ahmet Bacaksiz
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmialem Foundation University, Vatan Street, 34093, Fatih Istanbul, Turkey
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 124:822-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate circadian variation of blood pressure in normotensive middle-aged patients with psoriasis vulgaris...
  17. doi request reprint Usefulness of mean platelet volume for predicting stroke risk in atrial fibrillation patients
    Murat Turfan
    Bezmialem University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 24:55-8. 2013
    ..021, 95% confidence interval (CI) 1709-9464, P < 0.001]. Our study supports the hypothesis that a high MPV is associated with an increased risk of stroke in atrial fibrillation patients...
  18. doi request reprint Aspirin, clopidogrel, and warfarin use and outcomes in a cohort of 580 patients discharged after hospitalization for decompensated heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Gümüşhane, Turkey
    Heart Vessels 27:568-75. 2012
    ..566 (95% CI 0.332-0.964), P = 0.036] compared to patients who did not take clopidogrel. Clopidogrel had a beneficial effect on the survival of chronic HF patients in the long term...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical effects of enhanced external counterpulsation treatment in patients with ischemic heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 12:214-21. 2012
    ..The aims of this study are to investigate the clinical effects of EECP therapy in patients with symptomatic CAD and chronic HF, and to find out an answer to the question: Does EECP therapy have any effect on the prognostic markers of HF?..
  20. doi request reprint [A new prognostic evaluation of patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary angioplasty: combined Zwolle and Syntax score]
    Seref Kul
    Department of Cardiology, Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Kardiol Pol 72:146-54. 2014
    ..The Syntax score (Ss) is an angiographic score that evaluates the complexity of coronary artery disease...
  21. doi request reprint Relation of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio with the presence and complexity of coronary artery disease: an observational study
    Osman Sonmez
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Bezmi Alem Vakif University, Istanbul Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 13:662-7. 2013
    ..However, its relation with CAD severity and complexity is not yet known. We hypothesized that NLR would be associated with a greater complexity of CAD as assessed using the SYNTAX score...
  22. doi request reprint Ischemic stroke history predicts increased cardiovascular mortality in chronic heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli University, Kocaeli Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 11:421-7. 2011
    ..To investigate comorbidities that predict cardiac mortality and re-hospitalization in chronic heart failure (CHF) patients...
  23. doi request reprint Prognostic impact of red blood cell transfusion in patients undergoing primary angioplasty for ST elevation myocardial infarction
    Mehmet Ergelen
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Istanbul, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:517-22. 2012
    ..We aimed to examine in-hospital and long-term outcomes of red blood cell (RBC) transfusions in patients undergoing a primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Stent for Life project: present situation in Turkey
    Omer Goktekin
    Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey
    EuroIntervention 8:P133-5. 2012
    ..In the present manuscript, we aim to summarise the current situation and the targets of the Stent for Life project in Turkey...
  25. doi request reprint Admission hyperglycemia predicts inhospital mortality and major adverse cardiac events after primary percutaneous coronary intervention in patients without diabetes mellitus
    Ahmet Ekmekci
    1Clinic of Cardiology, Dr Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Center Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Angiology 65:154-9. 2014
    ..55, P < .02). Admission hyperglycemia predicts inhospital adverse cardiac events in mortality and acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in patients that underwent primary PCI. ..
  26. doi request reprint Association between endothelial nitric oxide synthase intron 4a/b polymorphism and aortic dissection
    Ahmet Ekmekci
    Department of Cardiology, Siyami Ersek Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Center, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 42:55-60. 2014
    ..16, p=0.03). Conclusion: In this study, the distribution of eNOS genotypes differed between the AD and control groups; however, this polymorphism was not found to be an independent factor for the development of AD. ..
  27. doi request reprint Treatment with enhanced external counterpulsation improves cognitive functions in chronic heart failure patients
    Guliz Kozdag
    Department of Cardiology, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 41:418-28. 2013
    ..We investigated the effect of EECP on cognitive functions in CHF patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Elevated level of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein is important in determining prognosis in chronic heart failure
    Guliz Kozdag
    Kocaeli University, Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiology, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 16:CR156-161. 2010
    ..The aim was to investigate the relationship between hs-CRP and prognosis in CHF patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization therapy in a case of myotonic dystrophy (Steinert's disease) and dilated cardiomyopathy
    Teoman Kilic
    Department of Cardiology, Kocaeli University Medical Faculty, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 30:916-20. 2007
    ..We report improvement of cardiac dyssynchrony and symptoms of heart failure with biventricular pacing in a 37-year-old male patient with overt myotonic heart disease, PR segment prolongation, and complete left bundle branch block...
  30. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of subclavian vein obstruction following biventricular device implantation
    Serkan Bulur
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 29:199-202. 2010
    ..Therefore, we aimed to assess the incidence and predictors of venous obstruction after biventricular device implantation with or without a defibrillator in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction and cardiac dyssynchrony...
  31. doi request reprint Cardiac resynchronization treatment in a patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy after heart transplantation
    Ahmet Vural
    Department of Cardiology, Kocaeli University Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 41:72-4. 2013
    ..We have discussed cardiac resynchronization therapy after heart transplantation in patients with standard pacing indications...
  32. ncbi request reprint Normalized maximum intensity time ratio maps and morphological descriptors for assessment of malignancy in MR mammography
    Gokhan Ertas
    Biomedical Engineering Institute, Bogazici University, 34342 Bebek, Istanbul, Turkey
    Med Phys 35:1893-900. 2008
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  33. doi request reprint An interactive dynamic analysis and decision support software for MR mammography
    Gokhan Ertas
    Biomedical Engineering Institute, Bogazici University, 34342 Bebek, Istanbul, Turkey
    Comput Med Imaging Graph 32:284-93. 2008
    ..DynaMammoAnalyst shortens evaluation time considerably and reduces inter and intra-observer variability by providing decision support...