Original Article January 2019 AEMED

Prognostic value of natriuretic peptides in intensive care units

Aim: In this study, we aimed to investigate the relationship between the values of atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) and C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) measured in the first 24 hours and the disease severity and prognostic value of the patients who underwent mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit. Material and Method: Ninety-nine non-pregnant patients aged 18 years and older who…

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  • Recieved 22.12.2018
  • Accepted 22.01.2019
  • Published Online 30.01.2019
  • Printed 01.01.2019
  • DOI DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.150
  • Author Saniye Goknil Calik, Mustafa Calik, Zerrin Defne Dundar, Basar Cander
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.150
  • Index Page 11-14
  • How to Cite Calik SG, Calik M, Dundar ZD, Cander B. Prognostic value of natriuretic peptides in intensive care units. J Ann Eu Med 2019;7(1): 11-4.
  • Running Title Natriuretic peptides in intensive care units
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Does lunar cycle influence suicide attempts?

Aim: Suicide is when a person intentionally ends his or her own life. Today, it is considered a global concern. It is important to address the underlying causes leading to suicides. In this study, we aimed to investigate the relationship between the lunar cycle and suicide attempts. Material and Method: This multicenter study was done retrospectively between January 1, 2012…

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  • Recieved 19.11.2018
  • Accepted 17.12.2018
  • Published Online 31.12.2018
  • Printed 01.01.2019
  • DOI DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.148
  • Author Murat Koyuncu, Ali Duman, Derya Ozturk, Guleser Akpinar, Bedia Gulen, Hatice Topcu, Serap Biberoglu, Hilal Hocagil, Fatih Esad Topal, Bedriye Müge Sonmez
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.148
  • Index Page 6-10
  • How to Cite The lunar cycle
  • Running Title Koyuncu M, Duman A, Ozturk D, Akpinar G, Gulen B, Topcu H, Biberoglu S, Hocagil H, Topal FE, Sonmez BM. Does lunar cycle influence suicide attempts? J Ann Eu Med 2019;7(1): 6-10.
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Healthcare-associated infections in the pediatric intensive care unit: A 6-year evaluation

Aim: Identifying local determinants of the Healthcare-associated infections(HCAI) burden and improving reporting and surveillance systems is the first step to find active action programs against HCAI. The aim of this study was to evaluate and describe the results of surveillance of HCAIs in a Leve lIII intensive care unit( ICU ) between January 2011 and December 2016. Material and Method:…

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  • Recieved 19.07.2018
  • Accepted 31.07.2018
  • Published Online 09.08.2018
  • Printed 01.01.2019
  • DOI DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.143
  • Author Zeliha Haytoglu, Ozlem Ozgur Gundeslioglu, Dincer Yildizdas, Emine Kocabas, Derya Alabaz, Aslihan Ulu Candevir, Ozden Ozgur Horoz
  • Identifier DOI: 10.4328/AEMED.143
  • Index Page 1-5
  • How to Cite Haytoglu Z, Gundeslioglu OO, Yildizdas D, Kocabas E, Alabaz D, Candevir ÜU, Horoz OO. Healthcare-associated infections in the pediatric intensive care unit: A 6-year evaluation. J Ann Eu Med 2019;7(1): 1-5.
  • Running Title Healthcare-associated infections
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