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Collagen cross-links as a marker for subclinical atherosclerosis in postmenopausal women
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The role of bilirubin and its protective function against coronary heart disease
BACKGROUND:Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality both in industrialized and developing countries. Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease of the arterial wall, ...
Ischemia modified albumin in perinatology
Ischemia modified albumin is a novel marker of ischemia generated due to hypooxygenation and increased hydroxyl free radicals in low pH. The molecule has been licenced for clinical use as an early marker for acute coronary ...
The evaluation of IMA as a cardiac ischemia marker in the cases of hypohemoglobinemia and hypoxemia due to blood loss
Objective: Although the mechanism is still not so clear, ischemia modified albumin is produced as a result of the occurrence of changes in metal binding regions on the albumin with the production of reactive oxygen species. ...
Hearing tresholds and serum apelin levels in patients with vertebrobasilar ınsufciency
Amaç: Vertebrobaziler yetmezlik (VBY) vertebral arter ve dallarında oluşan hemodinamik değişiklikler sonu- cunda akım hacminin azalması ile oluşan klinik tablo- dur. Bu çalışmanın amacı baş dönmesi şikayeti ile baş- vuran ...
The correlation between birth weight and insulin-like growth factor-binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1), kisspeptin-1 (KISS-1), and three-dimensional fetal volume
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2019)
Purpose: This study aimed to determine the relationship between birth weight, and maternal serum insulin-like growth factor-binding protein-1 (IGFBP-1) and kisspeptin-1 (KISS-1) levels, and first-trimester fetal volume ...
The levels the effects of PPI use on clostridium difficile serum antigen levels
(Derman Medical Publ, 2013)
Aim: To evaluate the effects of proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use on distrubtion of intestinal flora by measuring serum Clostridium Difficile antigen levels before and at the end of a three- months treatment in patients with ...
An assesment of unexpectedly high HbA1c level in a case with type 1 diabetes
(Nobel Ilac, 2016)
The HbA1c test provides information about blood glucose levels of previous months depending on the erythrocyte lifetime when monitoring diabetic patients. However, various factors such as HbF and other hemoglobin variants ...
Is cystatin-c superior to creatinine in the early diagnosis of contrast-induced nephropathy?: a potential new biomarker for an old complication
(Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications, 2014)
Background/Aims: The aim of this study was to assess whether changes in Cystatin C (CyC) after 48 h post contrast media exposure was a reliable indicator of acute kidney injury and the validity of a risk scoring tool for ...
A preliminary study: aspirin discontinuation before elective operations; when is the optimal timing?
(Korean Surgical Society, 2013)
Purpose: To evaluate the optimum timing of aspirin cessation before noncardiac surgeries. We have conducted a pilot study to minimize the aspirin cessation time before various surgeries. Methods: Eighty patients who were ...