Mehmet Akbulut

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of tirofiban on acute systemic inflammatory response in elective percutaneous coronary interventions
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Firat University Medical School, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:1759-67. 2004
  2. pmc Efficacy of clopidrogel on reperfusion and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23100 Elazig, Turkey
    Mediators Inflamm 2009:932515. 2009
  3. ncbi The effect of long-term clopidogrel use on neointimal formation after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 15:347-52. 2004
  4. ncbi The effect of ST resolution on QT dispersion after interventional treatment in acute myocardial infarction
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Department of Cardiology, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Cardiol 27:159-62. 2004
  5. ncbi Excimer laser coronary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Department of Cardiology, Firat Medical School, Zübeyde Hanim Cad 116 6 Elaziğ, Turkey
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:291-5. 2004
  6. ncbi Effect of diltiazem and metoprolol on left atrial appendix functions in patients with nonvalvular chronic atrial fibrillation
    Ilgin Karaca
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:37-41. 2007
  7. ncbi The effect of interventional treatment in acute myocardial infarction on ST resolution: a comparison of coronary angioplasty with excimer laser angioplasty
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Firat University, Medical School, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Angiology 56:377-84. 2005
  8. ncbi Effects of high loading dose of clopidogrel in ST elevated myocardial infarction treated with fibrinolytic agent
    Hatice Solmaz
    Firat University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Invest Med 36:E18-23. 2013
  9. ncbi Atorvastatin affects C-reactive protein levels in patients with coronary artery disease
    Ilgin Karaca
    Firat University Medical School, Elazig, Turkey
    Curr Med Res Opin 19:187-91. 2003
  10. ncbi Effects of spironolactone and metoprolol on QT dispersion in heart failure
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 44:681-92. 2003

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Effects of tirofiban on acute systemic inflammatory response in elective percutaneous coronary interventions
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Firat University Medical School, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Curr Med Res Opin 20:1759-67. 2004
    ..In this study the effect of a specific glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor, tirofiban [which also has antiplatelet activity on acute systemic inflammatory responses (IR) during elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)] was evaluated...
  2. pmc Efficacy of clopidrogel on reperfusion and high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, 23100 Elazig, Turkey
    Mediators Inflamm 2009:932515. 2009
    ..4 +/- 0.1 mg/L, group 2: 3.7 +/- 1.4 mg/L; P = .000). We concluded that adding clopidogrel to standard treatment in STEMI patients provided early reperfusion and suppression of inflammatory response...
  3. ncbi The effect of long-term clopidogrel use on neointimal formation after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 15:347-52. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long term effect of clopidogrel-based antiplatelet therapy on neointimal formation...
  4. ncbi The effect of ST resolution on QT dispersion after interventional treatment in acute myocardial infarction
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Department of Cardiology, Firat University, School of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Cardiol 27:159-62. 2004
    ..It has been demonstrated that in AMI, the grade of ST-resolution correlates strongly with left ventricular (LV) function, enzyme elevation, and mortality after primary angioplasty...
  5. ncbi Excimer laser coronary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Department of Cardiology, Firat Medical School, Zübeyde Hanim Cad 116 6 Elaziğ, Turkey
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 12:291-5. 2004
    ..The success rate of laser ablation was 94% (17 patients). Stent implantation was performed in all the cases. In conclusion, laser angioplasty is an effective and reliable treatment for acute myocardial infarction...
  6. ncbi Effect of diltiazem and metoprolol on left atrial appendix functions in patients with nonvalvular chronic atrial fibrillation
    Ilgin Karaca
    Department of Cardiology, Medical School, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 7:37-41. 2007
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  7. ncbi The effect of interventional treatment in acute myocardial infarction on ST resolution: a comparison of coronary angioplasty with excimer laser angioplasty
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Firat University, Medical School, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Angiology 56:377-84. 2005
    ..36 +/-10% in group II (p=0.001). ST segment resolution, which is a good predictor of tissue perfusion, was higher with ELCA than with balloon angioplasty. These findings should be supported by large randomized studies...
  8. ncbi Effects of high loading dose of clopidogrel in ST elevated myocardial infarction treated with fibrinolytic agent
    Hatice Solmaz
    Firat University Medical Faculty, Department of Cardiology, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Invest Med 36:E18-23. 2013
    ....
  9. ncbi Atorvastatin affects C-reactive protein levels in patients with coronary artery disease
    Ilgin Karaca
    Firat University Medical School, Elazig, Turkey
    Curr Med Res Opin 19:187-91. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate anti-inflammatory effects of atorvastatin in patients with CAD by measuring serum CRP levels...
  10. ncbi Effects of spironolactone and metoprolol on QT dispersion in heart failure
    Mehmet Akbulut
    Department of Cardiology, Medical Faculty, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 44:681-92. 2003
    ..The effects of spironolactone and metoprolol on corrected QT dispersion were similar...
  11. ncbi The effect of the duration of clopidogrel use on hsCRP levels after stenting the target vessel in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Yusuf Cekici
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Clin Invest Med 34:E211. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between the duration of clopidogrel use and the inflammation process after acute coronary syndrome in patients who received bare metal stent (BMS) or drug eluting stent (DES)...
  12. pmc The level of hs-CRP in coronary artery ectasia and its response to statin and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor treatment
    Yilmaz Ozbay
    Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Firat University, 23200 Elazig, Turkey
    Mediators Inflamm 2007:89649. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate CRP level and its response to statin and ACE inhibitor treatment in CAE...
  13. ncbi Treatment of in-stent restenosis with excimer laser coronary angioplasty
    Ilgin Karaca
    Department of Cardiology, University of Firat Elazig, Turkey
    Jpn Heart J 44:179-86. 2003
    ..The rate of target lesion revascularization (TLR) was 5 of 23 (22%) in the patients treated with ELCA. It is concluded, ELCA is a safe and efficient debulking technology for treating diffuse in-stent restenosis...
  14. ncbi Obestatin is present in saliva: alterations in obestatin and ghrelin levels of saliva and serum in ischemic heart disease
    Yilmaz Ozbay
    Department of Cardiology, Firat University, School of Medicine Firat Medical Center, Eazig, Persembe, Ordu, Turkey
    BMB Rep 41:55-61. 2008
    ..Salivary ghrelin and obestatin levels are correlated in controls with the blood levels. Determination of salivary values could represent a non-invasive alternative to serum ones that can be useful in clinical practice...
  15. ncbi [Stenting of renal artery with or without predilatation in hypertensive patients with renal artery stenosis: results of the nine-months follow-up]
    Erdogan Ilkay
    Firat Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Kardiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Elazig
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 3:2-7, AXVII. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effects of stenting on blood pressure and renal functions in hypertensive patients with proximal/ostial atherosclerotic renal artery stenosis...
  16. ncbi Comparative effect of oral pulse and intravenous calcitriol treatment in hemodialysis patients: the effect on serum IL-1 and IL-6 levels and bone mineral density
    Suleyman Turk
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Selcuk University, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Nephron 90:188-94. 2002
    ..In this prospective randomized study, we aimed to compare the effect of oral and intravenous (IV) pulse calcitriol on serum levels of IL-1 beta and IL-6...