Irfan Ucgun

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation in ARDS: a controlled cohort study
    Irfan Ucgun
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 58:16-24. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of metabolic alkalosis, azotemia and morbidity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypercapnia
    Irfan Ucgun
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respiration 76:270-4. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hospital outcome and intubation in COPD patients admitted to the respiratory ICU for acute hypercapnic respiratory failure
    Irfan Ucgun
    Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Osmangazi University, Tr 26040, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respir Med 100:66-74. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Synchronous primary lung cancers: due to the four cases]
    Irfan Ucgun
    Pulmonary Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 52:262-7. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of pleural mesothelioma in a population with non-occupational asbestos exposure
    Muzaffer Metintas
    Department of Chest Diseases, Osmangazi University Medical Faculty, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respirology 13:117-21. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint [Wegener granulomatosis: three cases]
    Fusun Alatas
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:440-5. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint [Serum adenosine deaminase activity in pulmonary tuberculosis]
    Fusun Alatas
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:277-81. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological features of bronchial carcinoma cases with environmental asbestos exposure]
    Bilgehan Gürbüz
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 52:5-13. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung
    Kismet Bildirici
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:69-73. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Relapsing polychondritis
    Fusun Alatas
    Department of Chest Disease, Osmangazi University Medical School, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respirology 8:99-103. 2003

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of non-invasive positive pressure ventilation in ARDS: a controlled cohort study
    Irfan Ucgun
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 58:16-24. 2010
    ..0 and 93.3, respectively; p= 0.003). While using NPPV in ARDS patients, if improvement is not seen in the first day, invasive mechanical ventilation should be implemented immediately...
  2. doi request reprint Relationship of metabolic alkalosis, azotemia and morbidity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypercapnia
    Irfan Ucgun
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respiration 76:270-4. 2008
    ..Exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality, but the effect of metabolic compensation of respiratory acidosis (RA) on mortality is not fully understood...
  3. ncbi request reprint Predictors of hospital outcome and intubation in COPD patients admitted to the respiratory ICU for acute hypercapnic respiratory failure
    Irfan Ucgun
    Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Osmangazi University, Tr 26040, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respir Med 100:66-74. 2006
    ..Mortality rate, the possible factors affecting mortality and intubation in patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD) and hypercapnic respiratory failure (RF) are yet unclear...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Synchronous primary lung cancers: due to the four cases]
    Irfan Ucgun
    Pulmonary Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 52:262-7. 2004
    ..Due to the this report, we emphasized that diagnostic procedures should be done separately for each lesions in patients who had more than one lesion, and treatment should plane according to these results...
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiology of pleural mesothelioma in a population with non-occupational asbestos exposure
    Muzaffer Metintas
    Department of Chest Diseases, Osmangazi University Medical Faculty, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respirology 13:117-21. 2008
    ..This study describes the epidemiology of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) in a rural population with environmental asbestos exposure...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Wegener granulomatosis: three cases]
    Fusun Alatas
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:440-5. 2003
    ..c-ANCA was positive in two patients, and negative one. Complete remission was established with treatment in one case. The treatment of other patients going on, however, the third patient was lost to follow up...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Serum adenosine deaminase activity in pulmonary tuberculosis]
    Fusun Alatas
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:277-81. 2003
    ..001). In conclusion, serum ADA activity is increased in pulmonary tuberculosis patients, therefore it may be a helpful parameter for monitoring therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological features of bronchial carcinoma cases with environmental asbestos exposure]
    Bilgehan Gürbüz
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 52:5-13. 2004
    ..The epidemiological and clinical features of adenocancer cases exposed to asbestos environmentally were not different than those of adenocancer cases exposed to asbestos occupationally...
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the lung
    Kismet Bildirici
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 53:69-73. 2005
    ..Immunohistochemical analysis was negative for Epstein-Barr virus. Observation of the nasopharynx and a computerized tomography of the cavum were normal...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relapsing polychondritis
    Fusun Alatas
    Department of Chest Disease, Osmangazi University Medical School, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respirology 8:99-103. 2003
    ..Steroid therapy was begun and she was referred to a surgical centre for stenting. This case report emphasizes the need to consider the possibility of RP as a cause of sudden respiratory distress...
  11. ncbi request reprint High body mass index and long duration of intubation increase post-extubation stridor in patients with mechanical ventilation
    Sinan Erginel
    Osmangazi University, Medical Faculty, Department of Chest Diseases, Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 207:125-32. 2005
    ..9) were independent variables for PES occurrence. We therefore suggest that non-obese patients, short-term intubated patients and those having a high air leakage around the endotracheal tube could be extubated without much difficulty...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased pleural fluid adenosine deaminase levels in patients with malignant pleural effusions: a potential predictor of talc pleurodesis outcome
    Huseyin Yildirim
    Department of Chest Diseases, Medical Faculty, Osmangazi University, Meselik, 26480, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Lung 185:349-54. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the present study also demonstrated that Pf-ADA level is a superior test to predict the outcome of pleurodesis compared to pleural fluid pH and albumin level...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute phase reactants and cytokine levels in unilateral community-acquired pneumonia
    Mustafa Kolsuz
    Tuberculosis Control Dispensary, Osmangazi University Medical Faculty, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respiration 70:615-22. 2003
    ..Bacterial infection of the lower respiratory tract initiates an acute inflammatory response. Regulation of the inflammatory response in bacterial pneumonia depends on a complex interaction between immune cells and inflammatory cytokines...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Pleural effusion due to the ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome]
    Fusun Alatas
    Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:48-51. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography features in malignant pleural mesothelioma and other commonly seen pleural diseases
    Muzaffer Metintas
    Department of Chest Diseases, Osmangazi University Medical Faculty, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 41:1-9. 2002
    ..To investigate the computed tomography (CT) features of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) cases, comparing them to those in other malignant and benign pleural diseases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recombinant factor VIIa treatment for life-threatening haemoptysis
    Huseyin Yildirim
    Department of Chest Disease, Osmangazi University, Medical Faculty, 26480 Meselik, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Respirology 11:652-4. 2006
    ..We describe the successful use of recombinant factor VIIa in a patient with diffuse alveolar haemorrhage secondary to pulmonary-renal syndrome...