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Diagnostic and Prognostic Significance of Neutrophil Gelatinase- Associated Lipocalin and Pentraxin-3 in Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aim: The aim was to evaluate the levels of serum pentraxin-3 (PTX-3) and neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) and the efficiency of making a diagnosis and to estimate the prognosis in patients with chest ...
The role of oxidative stress in ?-amanitin-induced hepatotoxicity in an experimental mouse model
Background/aim: This study aimed to evaluate oxidative stress markers of liver tissue in a mouse &#945;-amanitin poisoning model with three different toxin levels. Materials and methods: The mice were randomly divided ...
The reno-protective effects of atorvastatin in crush syndrome and rhabdomyolysis:is there a dilemma?
Background/aim: We aim to determine the effects of low-dose atorvastatin treatment together with crush fluid resuscitation on renal functions and muscle enzyme levels in a rat model of crush syndrome. Materials and methods: ...
Cranial Subdural Hematoma Following Spinal Anesthesia: Case Report
Although post dural puncture headache is the most common complication of spinalanesthesia, subdural hematoma is a rare complication. The mortality would be high if untreated. Inthis case, a patient of 28 years old presented ...
Prognostic Value of Red Cell Distribution Width in Critically Ill Patients and Comparison with Intensive Care Unit Scoring Systems
Aim: This study aimed to investigate the prognostic value of lactate and red cell distribution width (RDW) parameters of patients admitted to emergency service and critical care unit (CCU). Materials and Methods: A total ...
Datura Stramonium Poisoning: Two Case Reports
Introduction: Datura stramonium is a wild plant, which grows in almost every region of Turkey and is found in the native flora. D. stramonium is used as a herbal medicine for asthma, bronchitis, eczema, and hemorrhoid ...