M K Erol
Affiliation: Istanbul University
- Changes of microbial flora and wound colonization in burned patientsSerpil Erol
Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Infectious Diseases, Ataturk University, Medical School, 25100, Erzurum, Turkey
Burns 30:357-61. 2004..aureus increased from 3.9% to 62.7% at 21st day. The nature of microbial wound colonization and flora changes should be taken into consideration in empirical antimicrobial therapy of burned patients...
- Pericardial tamponade caused by transvenous temporary endocardial pacingM K Erol
Heart 91:459. 2005
- Effects of interferon-alpha therapy on cardiac function in patients with chronic hepatitis B infectionMustafa Kemal Erol
Department of Cardiology, Ataturk University Medical School, Kardiyoloji Anabilim Dali, 25050 Erzurum, Turkey
Heart Vessels 19:263-6. 2004..The results of this study suggest that IFN-alpha therapy does not cause a significant deterioration in cardiac function in patients with chronic hepatitis B infection, and it may be used safely in patients without cardiac disease...
- Images in cardiology: Precordial ST segment elevation suggestive of anterior infarction caused by right coronary artery occlusionM K Erol
Heart 91:1134. 2005
- The time-related changes of antimicrobial resistance patterns and predominant bacterial profiles of burn wounds and body flora of burned patientsUlku Altoparlak
Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Ataturk Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Aziziye Hastanesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, 25100, Erzurum, Turkey
Burns 30:660-4. 2004..6 and 57.1%, respectively, on the 21st day. The nature of microbial wound colonization, flora changes, and antimicrobial sensitivity profiles should be taken into consideration in using empirical antimicrobial therapy of burned patients...
- The risk factors for acquisition of imipenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the burn unitZulal Ozkurt
Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
Burns 31:870-3. 2005..This study was conducted to determine the risk factors for acquisition of imipenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (IRPA) in the burn unit...
- Changes in antibiotic use, cost and consumption after an antibiotic restriction policy applied by infectious disease specialistsZulal Ozkurt
Department of Infectious Diseases, Ataturk University Medical School, Erzurum, Turkey
Jpn J Infect Dis 58:338-43. 2005..5%, and the savings were US$332,000 per year. This restriction policy was effective in promoting rational antibiotic prescription and lowering antibiotic cost and consumption in our hospital...
- An unusual presentation of hepatitis A virus infection: Guillain-Barré syndromeAyten Kadanali
Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkiye
Trop Doct 36:248. 2006
- Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in Eastern Turkey: clinical features, risk factors and efficacy of ribavirin therapyZulal Ozkurt
Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
J Infect 52:207-15. 2006..This study described the clinical features, factors affecting the outcome of this disease, risk factors, and efficacy of ribavirin therapy for CCHF patients in Eastern Turkey...
- [Activity of frequently used disinfectants and antiseptics against nosocomial bacterial types]Zulal Ozkurt
Ataturk Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Klinik Bakteriyoloji ve Infeksiyon Hastaliklari Anabilim Dali, Erzurum
Mikrobiyol Bul 37:157-62. 2003..Our findings showed that these disinfectants can be still used in safe for the sterilization in hospital, and routine disinfection protocols do not need to be alerted...
- [Nosocomial urinary tract infections in the intensive care unit patients]Emine Parlak
Il Hifzissihha Müdülüğü, Erzurum
Mikrobiyol Bul 41:39-49. 2007..2%) and staphylococci (12.9%). Since nosocomial UTI which are important causes of morbidity in intensive care unit patients, are difficult to diagnose and treat, more efforts should be used for preventive measures...