Hikmet Yorgun

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The prevalence of coronary artery anomalies in patients undergoing multidetector computed tomography for the evaluation of coronary artery disease]
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 38:341-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint [Fatty infiltration surrounding the whole heart, infiltrating into the myocardium, and causing pulmonary stenosis]
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 38:271-4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Brugada syndrome with aborted sudden cardiac death related to liquorice-induced hypokalemia
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 19:485-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Aortic atherosclerosis predicts the extent and severity of coronary atherosclerosis detected by multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Angiology 61:627-32. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of incidental pulmonary findings and early follow-up results in patients undergoing dual-source 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 34:296-301. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue thickness predicts descending thoracic aorta atherosclerosis shown by multidetector computed tomography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Polatlı Duatepe State Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:911-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Association between family history of premature coronary artery disease and coronary atherosclerotic plaques shown by multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hamza Sunman
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 164:355-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and coronary atherosclerotic plaques detected by multidetector computed tomography: Framingham and SCORE risk models underestimate coronary atherosclerosis in the symptomatic low-risk Turkish population
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:195-200. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The association between circulating endothelial progenitor cells and coronary collateral formation
    Lale Tokgozoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Atherosclerosis 219:851-4. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of coronary artery disease before valvular surgery in patients with rheumatic valvular disease
    Enver Atalar
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:533-7. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint [The prevalence of coronary artery anomalies in patients undergoing multidetector computed tomography for the evaluation of coronary artery disease]
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 38:341-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of CAA in subjects undergoing MSCT coronary angiography for the assessment of coronary artery disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Fatty infiltration surrounding the whole heart, infiltrating into the myocardium, and causing pulmonary stenosis]
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 38:271-4. 2010
    ..Since no pathologic condition associated with this radiologic appearance could be found, lipomatous infiltration was thought based on these cardiac MRI findings...
  3. doi request reprint Brugada syndrome with aborted sudden cardiac death related to liquorice-induced hypokalemia
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 19:485-9. 2010
    ..It was the aim of this study to report an aborted cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation and electrocardiographic changes consistent with Brugada syndrome due to liquorice-induced hypokalemia...
  4. doi request reprint Aortic atherosclerosis predicts the extent and severity of coronary atherosclerosis detected by multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Angiology 61:627-32. 2010
    ..32, 95% CI 1.01-1.73, P <.05). Atherosclerotic plaque burden of the descending aorta was associated with the extent and severity of coronary atherosclerosis...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence of incidental pulmonary findings and early follow-up results in patients undergoing dual-source 64-slice computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 34:296-301. 2010
    ..In this study, we aimed to evaluate the incidence of pulmonary abnormalities and document early follow-up results in subjects undergoing multislice computed tomography coronary angiography for the assessment of coronary artery disease...
  6. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue thickness predicts descending thoracic aorta atherosclerosis shown by multidetector computed tomography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Polatlı Duatepe State Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:911-9. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Association between family history of premature coronary artery disease and coronary atherosclerotic plaques shown by multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Hamza Sunman
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 164:355-8. 2013
    ..Herein, we aimed to assess the role of FH of premature CAD in prediction of coronary atherosclerosis shown by multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) coronary angiography...
  8. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk and coronary atherosclerotic plaques detected by multidetector computed tomography: Framingham and SCORE risk models underestimate coronary atherosclerosis in the symptomatic low-risk Turkish population
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:195-200. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The association between circulating endothelial progenitor cells and coronary collateral formation
    Lale Tokgozoglu
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Atherosclerosis 219:851-4. 2011
    ..We investigated the relationship between coronary collateral formation and circulating endothelial progenitor cells (EPC) in patients undergoing coronary angiography...
  10. doi request reprint Prevalence of coronary artery disease before valvular surgery in patients with rheumatic valvular disease
    Enver Atalar
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Coron Artery Dis 23:533-7. 2012
    ..In this study, we aimed to investigate the prevalence of CAD in a group of patients with RVD and undergoing coronary angiography before valvular surgery...
  11. doi request reprint Role of preablation neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio on outcomes of cryoballoon-based atrial fibrillation ablation
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Cardiol 112:513-9. 2013
    ..Our results support the role of a preablation inflammatory environment in the development of AF recurrence after ablation therapy but suggest that other factors are also important. ..
  12. doi request reprint [A retrospective analysis of our paclitaxel-eluting stent (Genius TAXCOR I) implantations and follow-up results]
    Giray Kabakci
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 39:675-82. 2011
    ..We evaluated our paclitaxel-eluting stent (Genius TAXCOR I) implantations and follow-up results in patients with coronary artery disease...
  13. doi request reprint Transthoracic echocardiography guidance during percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale
    Ali Oto
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Echocardiography 28:1074-80. 2011
    ..In this study we aimed to evaluate the safety and efficacy of transthoracic echocardiographic (TTE) guidance during percutaneous closure of PFO in using the Amplatzer and Occlutech Figulla PFO occluder devices...
  14. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of 16- versus 64-slice multidetector computed tomography angiography in the evaluation of coronary artery bypass grafts: a comparative study
    Levent Sahiner
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 15:847-53. 2012
    ..Here, we aimed to compare the diagnostic accuracy of 16- and 64-slice MDCT for graft patency and stenosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of intracardiac and pulmonary thrombi in Behçet's disease with oral anticoagulant and immunosuppressive therapy
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Medica (Hradec Kralove) 55:186-8. 2012
    ..Intracardiac thrombus showed both clinical and radiological regression with oral anticoagulant and immunosuppressive therapy...
  16. doi request reprint Transcatheter interatrial septal defect closure in a large cohort: midterm follow-up results
    Kudret Aytemir
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara
    Congenit Heart Dis 8:418-27. 2013
    ..We evaluated immediate and midterm results of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects (ASDs) and patent foramen ovale (PFO) using various closure devices...
  17. ncbi request reprint The use of Amplatzer Vascular Plug(®) to treat coronary steal due to unligated thoracic side branch of left internal mammary artery: four year follow-up results
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Cardiol J 19:197-200. 2012
    ..Herein, we report a case with patent thoracic side branch of LIMA graft, occlusion of this side branch by Amplatzer Vascular Plug because of documented myocardial ischemia, and long term follow-up results...
  18. doi request reprint Serum uric acid levels predict the severity and morphology of coronary atherosclerosis detected by multidetector computed tomography
    Ergun Baris Kaya
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Atherosclerosis 213:178-83. 2010
    ..Further prospective clinical studies are needed to clarify the exact physiopathologic role of UA in CAD...
  19. doi request reprint The association of premature ovarian failure with ventricular repolarization dynamics evaluated by QT dynamicity
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, 06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Europace 15:1657-63. 2013
    ..In this study, we aimed to evaluate the ventricular repolarization by QT dynamicity in patients with POF...
  20. doi request reprint Prognostic value of dual-source multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with stent implantation
    Hamza Sunman
    Department of Cardiology, Ministry of Health Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 29:1603-11. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Fragmented QRS complex predicts the arrhythmic events in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia
    Ugur Canpolat
    Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Training and Research Hospital, Cardiology Clinic, Ankara, Turkey
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:1260-6. 2013
    ..However, there are little data regarding the prognostic role of frQRS in these patients. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the association of frQRS with arrhythmic events in patients with ARVC/D...
  22. doi request reprint Prognosis of patients with mild-moderate coronary artery stenosis detected by coronary computed tomography angiography
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 168:1195-200. 2013
    ..In this study we aimed to evaluate the prognostic role of coronary CTA in patients with suspected CAD and mild-moderate coronary stenosis...
  23. doi request reprint Early-mid term follow-up results of percutaneous closure of the interatrial septal defects with occlutech figulla devices: a single center experience
    Kudret Aytemir
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Ankara, Turkey
    J Interv Cardiol 25:375-81. 2012
    ..Herein, we evaluated the safety and efficacy of the Occlutech® Figulla devices for PFO and ASD closure in a reference tertiary center...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association of type 2 diabetes mellitus with coronary atherosclerotic plaque burden and morphology measured by multidetector computed tomography coronary angiography
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Acta Cardiol 67:71-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to determine differences in presence, extent and morphology of coronary atherosclerotic plaques (CAP) detected by multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) between symptomatic patients with and without diabetes...
  25. doi request reprint A novel method for the diagnosis of neurocardiogenic syncope: heart rate recovery index
    Ugur Kocabas
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara TR 06100, Turkey
    Cardiology 114:50-5. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate heart rate recovery as an index of parasympathetic tonus for the diagnosis of neurocardiogenic syncope...
  26. pmc Heart-rate recovery index is impaired in Behçet's disease
    Ergun Baris Kaya
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Altindag 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 36:282-6. 2009
    ..Therefore, this index may be clinically useful in the identification of high-risk patients...
  27. doi request reprint Predictors of blood pressure reduction with nocturnal continuous positive airway pressure therapy in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and prehypertension
    Hikmet Yorgun
    1Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Angiology 65:98-103. 2014
    ..The CPAP therapy may provide benefit even in the absence of overt hypertension by reducing both daytime and nighttime BP. ..
  28. doi request reprint Impaired aortic elastic properties in patients with adult-onset hypogonadism
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Blood Press 22:114-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to compare the elastic properties of the aorta in male patients with hypogonadism and eugonadal healthy control subjects...
  29. doi request reprint The cardiovascular effects of premature ovarian failure
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Cardiol 168:506-10. 2013
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Evolution in transvenous extraction of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator leads using a mechanical dilator sheath
    Ali Oto
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 35:834-40. 2012
    ..With developing technology, transvenous lead extraction (TLE) has undergone an explosive evolution due to incremental problems related to lead infection and malfunction...
  31. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of dual-source 64-slice multidetector computed tomography in evaluation of coronary artery bypass grafts
    Levent Sahiner
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Investig Med 60:1180-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy of 64-slice multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) with conventional coronary angiography to detect graft patency and stenosis...
  32. doi request reprint Percutaneous closure of coronary artery fistulae in adults with intermediate term follow-up results
    Ali Oto
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Interv Cardiol 24:216-22. 2011
    ..But there are limited data about intermediate and long-term results. In this manuscript, we aimed to review our experience about the closure of CAF with several percutaneous methods in our center...
  33. doi request reprint [Percutaneous closure of interatrial septal defects: mid-term follow-up results]
    M Ali Oto
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 39:385-95. 2011
    ..We evaluated short- and mid-term results of percutaneous closure of atrial septal defects (ASD) and patent foramen ovale (PFO) using various closure devices...
  34. doi request reprint Immediate and medium-term outcomes of cryoballoon-based pulmonary vein isolation in patients with paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation: single-centre experience
    Kudret Aytemir
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 38:187-95. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study is to identify the periprocedural complications, mid-term success rates and predictors of recurrence after AF ablation with cryoballoon...
  35. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous subacute thrombosis of bare metal coronary stents in two different arteries early after clopidogrel cessation
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Cardiol J 19:309-13. 2012
    ..Here, we present a case of simultaneous subacute thrombosis of two bare metal stents in different coronary arteries early after clopidogrel cessation...
  36. doi request reprint Percutaneous extraction of cardiac pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator leads with evolution mechanical dilator sheath: a single-centre experience
    Ali Oto
    Cardiology Department, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, 06100, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Europace 13:543-7. 2011
    ..In this report, we present our initial experience in percutaneous lead extraction with a novel hand-powered sheath, the Evolution mechanical dilator sheath...
  37. doi request reprint A proposal for a new scoring system in the prediction of catheter ablation outcomes: promising results from the Turkish Cryoablation Registry
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 169:201-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study is to propose a new scoring system in the prediction of recurrence after AF ablation with cryoballoon...
  38. doi request reprint Pulmonary embolism presenting with evolving electrocardiographic abnormalities mimicking anteroseptal myocardial infarction: a case report
    Necla Ozer
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Princ Pract 20:577-80. 2011
    ..To report a case with dynamic ST segment elevation suggestive of anteroseptal acute myocardial infarction (AMI) that proved to be bilateral pulmonary thromboembolism (PTE)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cardiac hydatid cyst mimicking left ventricular aneurysm and diagnosed by magnetic resonance imaging
    Ugur Canpolat
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 39:47-51. 2011
    ..The diagnosis of cardiac hydatid cyst was confirmed by pathological examination. During a six-month follow-up, the patient was asymptomatic, with no cystic appearance on transthoracic echocardiography...
  40. pmc Thrombus formation during percutaneous closure of an atrial septal defect with an Amplatzer septal occluder
    Hikmet Yorgun
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, 06100 Ankara, Turkey
    Tex Heart Inst J 38:427-30. 2011
    ..These reports highlight a rare early sequela and the importance of transesophageal echocardiographic monitoring during the percutaneous closure of an atrial septal defect...
  41. doi request reprint [Mean systolic annular velocity and strain score index: new and non-invasive parameters for the evaluation of acute myocardial infarction patients]
    Ergun Baris Kaya
    Hacettepe Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Kardiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara, Turkiye
    Anadolu Kardiyol Derg 10:239-46. 2010
    ..To evaluate the diagnostic value of mean annular velocity (MAV) and strain score index (SSI) for determination of the left ventricular systolic dysfunction in patients with first acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  42. doi request reprint Tissue Doppler and myocardial deformation imaging to detect myocardial dysfunction in pediatric cancer patients treated with high doses of anthracyclines
    Begül Yağcı-Küpeli
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hacettepe University Institute of Oncology, 06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Asia Pac J Clin Oncol 8:368-74. 2012
    ..To detect subtle changes in myocardial function in pediatric cancer patients treated with high dose anthracyclines...
  43. doi request reprint Evaluation of cardiac safety of lapatinib therapy for ErbB2-positive metastatic breast cancer: a single center experience
    Erkan Doğan
    Department of Medical Oncology, Institute of Oncology, Hacettepe University, Sihhiye Ankara, 06100, Turkey
    Med Oncol 29:3232-9. 2012
    ..However, despite the absence of clinically significant adverse cardiac effects under lapatinib therapy, the incidence of cardiotoxicity reported in our study was higher than previous lapatinib studies...
  44. doi request reprint The effect of antithyroid treatment on atrial conduction times in patients with subclinical hyperthyroidism
    Alper Bugra Nacar
    Elbistan State Hospital, Kahramanmaras, Turkey
    Echocardiography 29:950-5. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate the effect of subclinical hyperthyroidism (SH) and antithyroid treatment on atrial conduction time...
  45. doi request reprint Effects of lowering dialysate sodium on flow-mediated dilatation in patients with chronic kidney disease
    Aysun Aybal Kutlugün
    Department of Nephrology, Hacettepe University Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3678-82. 2011
    ..This study examined the effects of low dialysate sodium on endothelial dysfunction (ED) as measured by flow-mediated dilatation (FMD) of brachial artery in haemodialysis (HD) patients...
  46. doi request reprint Multiple coronary artery aneurysm formation one year and four years after sirolimus-eluting coronary stent implantation
    Kenan Ovunc
    Department of Cardiology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 10:252-4. 2009
    ..Last coronary angiography four years and three months after initial intervention showed multiple CAA at diagonal branch and LAD. This case report is an example of late formation of CAA by sirolimus-coated coronary stent...