Radiother Oncol 2020 09 13;150:43-45. Epub 2020 Jun 13.
Department of Radiation Oncology, Istanbul University Istanbul, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 May 3. Epub 2021 May 3.
Institute for Infectious Diseases (IFIK), University of Bern. Electronic address:
Background: Klebsiella michiganensis is an emerging pathogen. As for Klebsiella pneumoniae, this species is able to acquire antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) via mobile genetic elements. In this context, K. Read More
Urol Int 2021 May 5:1-9. Epub 2021 May 5.
Department of Urology, Altunizade Hospital, Mehmet Ali Aydınlar Acıbadem University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Background: Epstein criteria based on sextant biopsy are assumed to be valid for 12-core biopsies. However, very scarce information is present in the current literature to support this view.Objectives: To investigate the validity of Epstein criteria for clinically insignificant prostate cancer (PCa) in a cohort of the currently utilized 12-core prostate biopsy (TRUS-Bx) scheme in patients with low-risk and intermediate-risk PCa. Read More
J Med Case Rep 2021 May 4;15(1):239. Epub 2021 May 4.
Department of Pediatric, Şanlıurfa Mehmet Akif İnan Training and Research Hospital, Şanlıurfa, Turkey.
Background: Intrauterine midgut volvulus is a very rare, life-threatening condition, and prenatal diagnosis is difficult. In this article, we present a case of midgut volvulus followed by a pre-diagnosis of antenatal jejunal atresia.Case Presentation: A 1-day-old Turkish male baby, who was followed with a diagnosis of antenatal jejunal atresia, with a birth weight of 3600 g, delivered by cesarean section at 38 weeks of gestation from a 19-year-old mother in her fourth pregnancy, was taken to the newborn intensive care unit. Read More
Ital J Pediatr 2021 May 3;47(1):105. Epub 2021 May 3.
Campus Bio-Medico University Medical School, Rome, Italy.
Background: Child abuse and neglect, or maltreatment, is a serious public health problem, which may cause long-term effects on children's health and wellbeing and expose them to further adulthood vulnerabilities. Studies on child maltreatment performed in Europe are scarce, and the number of participants enrolled relatively small. The aim of this multi-national European pilot study, was to evaluate the level of understanding and perception of the concepts of child abuse and neglect by European paediatricians working in different medical settings, and the attitude toward these forms of maltreatment in their practice. Read More
Mult Scler Relat Disord 2021 Apr 18;52:102968. Epub 2021 Apr 18.
Istanbul University Cerrahpasa School of Medicine Istanbul, Turkey.
Background: The pandemic of the new type of corona virus infection 2019 [Covid-19] also affect people with Multiple Sclerosis (pwMS). Currently, the accumulating information on the effects of the infection regarding the demographic and clinical characteristics of the disease, as well as outcomes within different DMTs¸ enable us to have better practices on the management of the Covid-19 infection in pwMS.Objective: To investigate the incidence of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) and to reveal the relationship between the demographic-clinical and therapeutic features and the outcome of Covid-19 infection in a multi-center national cohort of pwMS. Read More