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ea0041ep489 | Diabetes complications | ECE2016

Risk factors for mortality in elderly diabetic patients with pneumonia

Kocoglu Hakan , Okuturlar Yildiz , Sayilan Samet , Ozkan Hanise , Yilmaz Deniz , Ganglaliyeva Kamala , Demir Esra , Utku Irem Kirac , Hursitoglu Mehmet , Harmankaya Ozlem , Kumbasar Abdulbaki

Introduction: In this study we aimed to examine the risk factors associated with mortality of pneumonia among diabetic seniors in Turkish general population.Material and methods: After excluding individuals from other minorities, elderly diabetic patients who had been hospitalized due to pneumonia in recent three years consisted of study population. A total of 610 subjects aged 65 years or older were retrospectively analyzed and 196 patients who had no m...

ea0041ep1013 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

Evaluation of thyroid function tests in patients with acute kidney injury

Ozkan Hanise , Okuturlar Yildiz , Kocoglu Hakan , Utku Irem Kirac , Demir Esra , Harmankaya Ozlem , Palaz Mehmet , Oztosun Bugra , Mert Meral , Kudu Aysegul , Yucel Sibel Kocak , Kumbasar Abdulbaki

Aim: Euthyroid sick syndrome can be described as abnormal findings on thyroid function tests that occur in the setting of a nonthyroidal illness (NTI) without preexisting hypothalamic-pituitary and thyroid gland dysfunction. In this study we tried to compare thyroid function tests between patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) and healthy controls.Materials and Methods: This study consisted of 31 patients with AKI and 26 healthy controls. All patients&#...