Ozgur Karcioglu

Ozgur Karcioglu
Taksim Training and Research Hospital

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Additional affiliations
September 2007 - January 2009
Dr. Sadi Konuk Education and Research Hospital
Position
  • Chair
July 1994 - September 2007
Dokuz Eylul University
Position
  • Chair
Education
October 1985 - April 1993
Ege University
Field of study
  • Medicine

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Publications (353)
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This meta-analysis was undertaken to compare the effects of succinylcholine (SCH) and rocuronium (RCR) on endotracheal intubation (ETI) conditions. Eligible randomised controlled trials (RCTs) were identified via medline and a manual search of references. The frequencies of excellent and unacceptable ETI conditions in subjects receiving SCH 1.0-1.5...
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To determine the impact of accompanying medical illnesses on the cause, course, mortality and morbidity of a geriatric trauma population. This prospective and observational study was carried out in a university hospital that is a level 1 trauma center between January 2002 and January 2003 with a total of 55 patient aged over 65 years. All consecuti...
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Objective: The study analysed the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), the Verbal Rating Scale (VRS) and the Numerical Rating Scale (NRS) to determine: 1. Were the compliance and usability different among scales? 2. Were any of the scales superior over the other(s) for clinical use? Methods: A systematic review of currently published studies was perform...
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Objective: To carry out a systematic review to estimate the rate and magnitude of adverse effects following Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) procedure in patients resuscitated from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) and highlight the specific complications seen after the procedure. Methods: A systematic review of currently published studies was perf...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is one of the most common neurological emergencies, especially in elderly patients with high morbidity and mortality. The objective of this study is to evaluate the use of monocyte and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) values, which play important roles in the inflammatory process after ischemia, in the predic...
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Cardiovascular disease remains among the most prominent health issues worldwide and the leading cause of death in the developed world. Developing countries well experienced a rampant threat of relevant figures in the last decades. It is of vital importance to increase awareness on risk factors for having the disease, to alleviate probable complicat...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Abdominal pain is one of the frequent reasons for admission to emergency departments in hospitals. Diagnosis in patients presenting abdominal pain is a challenge for physicians owing to several indications, and a lack of contraindications. Delay in diagnosis and misdiagnosis is a common problem even for the most experienced emergency physician or g...
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Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is a type of tachyarrhythmia with a narrow QRS complex and regular rhythm. These patients are often symptomatic and present to the emergency department (ED) due to acute attacks called paroxysmal SVT. Attacks of SVT start suddenly with the reentry mechanism in most patients. Anginal chest pain and dyspnea occur in...
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Aim:Dynamic changes in troponin levels have been shown to be effective indicators of acute injury and useful for distinguishing acute injuries from chronic injuries. This study investigates the role of the change in troponin I (TnI) values in the prediction of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and its relationship with the findings of percutaneous...
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Acute abdominal pain is one of the most common chief complaints in the acute setting all over the world. The definitive diagnoses of these patients vary depending on age, gender, geographical and sociodemographic characteristics etc. Apart from these, aging of the population, obesity, advanced diagnostic imaging modalities and changes in nutritiona...
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EMS (Call number: 112 in Turkey) encompasses services provided by professional healthcare teams in case of diseases and injuries emerging acutely, accessed expediently following the event, using specialized equipment as necessary. The main purpose of this study is to determine the difficulties faced by 112 pre-hospital healthcare workers (HCWs) in...
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Yeniocak S, Karcıoğlu Ö. COVID-19 Tedavisi: İlaçlar ve aşılar. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. ISBN: 978-620-4-72518-5. COVID-19 salgını, insanlık tarihinin en ciddi afetlerinden birisi olup günümüzde halen tüm ciddiyetiyle devam etmekte ve bütün dünyayı etkisi altına almış durumdadır. Bu salgın tehdidi ortamında hem toplumsal hem de bireysel soru...
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Introduction: The use of a single-dose of intramuscular (IM) dexamethasone in emergency department (ED) is a commonly employed practice. Along with its anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory effects, dexamethasone use has considerable adverse effects and complications that affect almost all body systems. This paper describes a middle-aged patient r...
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Karcıoğlu Ö, Yılmaz S. İlk Yardım Olgularla Temel Yaşam Desteği. Ematip Kitabevi, 2021. ISBN: 978-625-7849-39-5
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Fransızca kökenli "choc" kelimesinden türetilen şok, yaygın hücresel hipoksiye ve hayati organ disfonksiyonuna yol açan sistemik bir perfüzyon düzensizliği ile tetiklenen bir sendrom olarak tanımlanır. Hücrelerin gereksinimi olan yeterli enerjinin karşılanamaması, yani akut enerji yetersizliği nedeniyle şok, önemli morbidite ve mortalite ile ilişki...
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Direct (New-generation) Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs) have emerged as effective agents which are used in place of vitamin-K antagonists in treatment and prophylaxis of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE), atrial fibrillation and other thrombotic diseases. Among them, the FIIa-direct thrombin inhibitor dabigatran and FXa inhibitors (rivaroxaban, apixaban, ed...
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Background and Objective Direct (new) Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs) have emerged as a contemporary and promising option in the treatment of thromboses and VTE, while protecting the coagulation cascade against untoward bleeding events. They are used in the management and prophylaxis of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) and other thrombotic diseases. The mo...
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The objective of present study is to evaluate mechanisms and causes of head trauma, factors influencing management of pediatric minor head trauma, to highlight decision making processes in diagnostic imaging as well as searching for preventive measures for head trauma. Children younger than two years of age who were admitted to emergency department...
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The optimal management of patients with cardiac disease warrants a multifaceted approach undertaken in harmony. The recent decades have witnessed major advances in methods for monitoring and interventions aiming to improve outcomes in this outstanding cause of death worldwide. Other than technological improvements, the medical community is aware th...
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The optimal management of patients with cardiac disease warrants a multifaceted approach undertaken in harmony. The recent decades have witnessed major advances in methods for monitoring and interventions aiming to improve outcomes in this outstanding cause of death worldwide. Other than technological improvements, the medical community is aware th...
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Introduction: The use of a single-dose of intramuscular (IM) dexamethasone in emergency department (ED) is a commonly employed practice. Along with its anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory effects, dexamethasone use has considerable adverse effects and complications that affect almost all body systems. This paper describes a middle-aged patient r...
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Background: The aim of the present study is to analyze the data obtained in the pandemics to highlight the picture that emerged in the struggle against the disease in Turkey, with special emphasis on the deaths of healthcare workers (HCW). Methods: In this report, the age, gender, province and institution of employment, distribution of death by mon...
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Introduction: The aim of this study is to investigate the education-inflicted changes in the test-ordering behavior of the emergency physicians in the management of patients with a presumptive diagnosis of acute gastroenteritis (AGE). Methods: The study was designed as a single-center interventional study and was conducted in a large training hospi...
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Dünyanın en eski mesleklerinden hekimliğin toplum içinde saygı görmesinin temel nedeni, bilimin rehberliğinde insanları rahatsızlıklarından arındırmasıdır. Hekimin topluma en çok yararlı olduğu konulardan biri çeşitli rahatsızlıkların en az zararla atlatılması, bunlardan en öne çıkanı ise ağrı-nın iyileştirilmesidir. "Kas iṡkelet siṡtemi̇ ağrıların...
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Sir Osler: "Boğazı muayene etmemek affedilmez bir hatadır. İyi tanı koyan bir kli-nisyenin bir parmağı boğazda, bir parmağı da rektumda olmalıdır." diyerek konuyu abartmış mıydı? Solunum yolları, her nefeste vücudun dış ortama açılıp kapanan limanı, gümrük kapı-sıdır. Bu nedenle de boğaz ve akciğerler hekimliğin en kritik sınavını verdiği cephe hat...
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For nearly a year, our lives have changed like never before. After attacking Iran and Italy, the center of the pandemic that started in China moved to Europe and the Americas. This pandemic, which healthcare professionals and other organizations all over the world have tried to overcome, will be on our agenda in the coming months and maybe years. I...
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Background: Sepsis is a life‐threatening condition caused by a dysregulated host response to infections and is a leading cause of death in hospitalized patients. The purpose of this study was to elucidate the possible association between tumor necrosis factor (TNF) gene ‐308G/A (rs1800629), and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS, NOS3) gene ‐7...
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https://www.signavitae.com/special-issues/1358691658013523968 There are currently no recommended specific treatments for the group with severe COVID-19, therefore, supportive treatment is essential. For example, many antivirals and antibiotics were launched as promising remedies against the disease, while little benefit has been proved so far. Like...
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Elinizdeki “Kardiyovasküler Aciller” ilk baskısı acil serviste görülen kardiyak hastalıklar, aritmiler ve hipertansiyon, aortik aciller gibi ilişkili durumların tanı ve tedavisine yönelik öz ve doğrudan pratiğe yönelik bilgi sunmak için tasarlanmıştır. Amacımız acil sağlık çalışanlarına günlük pratiklerinde yardımcı olacak yararlı ve doğru bilgiler...
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Elinizdeki “Acil Tıpta Karın Ağrısına Yaklaşım” ilk baskısı acil serviste görülen GİS acilleri, muayene yöntem ve bulguları, ayırıcı tanılar, yapılması gereken incelemeler, görüntüleme özellikleri, yatış ve taburculuk endikasyonları gibi tanı ve tedaviye yönelik öz ve doğrudan pratiğe yönelik bilgi sunmak için tasarlanmıştır. Amacımız acil sağlık ç...
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Therapeutic hypothermia or targeted temperature management in the treatment of cardiac arrest and other life-threatening conditions Sudden cardiac death and in-and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA/ OHCA) are common final pathways to death in most parts of the world, especially in the adult population. Only a minority of those patients who are s...
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Objectives: The objectives were to investigate psychological symptoms in patients' relatives (PR), coming into the ED with their patient and to evaluate the relationship between sociodemographic characteristics and psychological symptom scores. Methods: PR in the ED of Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine aged 18 years and older were included into the st...
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Tüm Yönleriyle AĞRI: Ağrı Sendromlarına Yaklaşım ve Acilde Analjezi İlkeleri Hekimliğin en zor yönlerinden biri acı veya ızdırap içinde sizden çare bekleyen insanlarla karşılaşıldığında, stress altında en doğru kararı zaman kaybetmeden verebilmektir. ‘Doğru karar’ hem tanı hem de tedavide hedefi vuran yaklaşımdır; aksi durum ciddi kayıplara yol aça...
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) has long been the leading cause of global morbidity and mortality. However, with the COVID-19 pandemic, which has been the focus of attention all over the world since the end of 2019, this issue has gained a different importance. Presence of CVD leads to more severe COVID-19 and an increased probability of mortality. In...
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It is well established that cytokine storm is associated with more severe clinical course of COVID-19. Many clinical findings of COVID-19 and other severe viral infections (e.g. fever, muscle pain, Review Article Karcıoglu et al.; JPRI, 32(25): 67-75, 2020; Article no.JPRI.61497 68 respiratory distress, cough), are directly attributed to cytokine s...
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Introduction: Fever, headache, muskuloskeletal pain are symptoms recorded commonly in patients with COVID-19. Although preferred as the first line in these conditions, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) are questioned the pandemic era, with the concerns of upregulation of ACE2 receptors. This review aims to shed light to this aspect of CO...
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Size bir iyi, bir de kötü haberimiz var… Önce kötü haberi verelim: Bu son salgın değil, olmayacak da. Ortaçağ ve sonrasındaki veba salgınları dışarıda bırakılırsa insanlığın sosyoekonomik ve kültürel anlamda en yoğun etkilendiği pandemilerden birini yaşıyoruz. Bu salgın bir süre sonra bitse bile yeni salgınlar gelecektir. İyi haber mi? Salgına kar...
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Neutrophil leukocytes (NL) are the fastest-reacting cells on the front line struggling against pathogenic microorganisms in the body. Swift response by the NLs in the patients with COVID-19 is useful for the body, although the untoward, inadvertently proceeding in this response is thought to enhance life-threatening pulmonary damage and pave the wa...
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3K Koronadan Korkmuyorum, Korunuyorum KORONA HAKKINDA BİLMEMİZ GEREKENLER COVID-19 hastalığı yeni bir koronavirüsün neden olduğu, oldukça bulaşıcı ve ana semptomları ateş, kuru öksürük, yorgunluk, kas ağrısı ve nefes darlığı olan bir enfeksiyon hastalığıdır. COVID-19 hastalığına neden olan SARS CoV-2 de koronavirüs ailesinden olup, ciddi solunum ye...
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As of May 2020, Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has inflicted more than 5.000.000 people globally and caused more than 300.000 deaths. Robust and aggressive trend in the last four months has sparked worldwide attention and concern while fulfilling the definition of a global pandemic threatening the world’s well-being. Key issues to restore public he...
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Aralık 2019 sonundan beri tüm dünyada yarattığı pandemi ile gündemin en ön sırasına çıkan, turizmi durma noktasına getiren COVID-19 enfeksiyonu hem ölüm ve hastalıklara yol açarak, hem de sosyoekonomik yönden insanlığa zarar vermektedir. Kayıpları en aza indirmede kamucu ve toplumcu sağlık önlemlerinin yaşamsal önemde olduğu ortaya çıkmaktadır. Tan...
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Local anesthetic agents reduce the rate of depolarization by decreasing the permeability of the ion channels to sodium. These compounds (-caines) are also utilized as topical anesthetics which may cause decreased gag reflex, central nervous system depression or excitation, or cardiovascular effects, depending upon its application site. Local anesth...
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Introduction: Physicians prescribe vitamin K antagonists (VKA) with many different indications to induce coagulopathy which protect the patients from thrombotic processes and embolism thereof. On the other hand, these agents are not innocent and a substantial number of patients experience serious bleeding. This article is a review and critical anal...