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Anti-interleukin-6 (tocilizumab) therapy in Takayasu’s arteritis: a real life experience
Background/aim: Tumour necrosis factor inhibitors and anti-interleukin-6 (anti-IL-6) therapies are increasingly being used in Takayasu’s arteritis (TA) patients who are unresponsive to corticosteroids ± conventional ...
How did the updated hemodynamic definitions affect the frequency of pulmonary hypertension in patients with systemic sclerosis?
(Turkish Society of Cardiology, 2021-01-25)
Objective: Pulmonary hypertension (PH) is a one of the major causes of death in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc). In this study, we in- vestigated the impact of updated hemodynamic definition proposed by the 6th PH ...
Avascular necrosis less frequently found in systemic lupus erythematosus patients with the use of alternate day corticosteroid
Background/aim: Avascular necrosis (AVN) is the death of bone due to compromise of blood flow. The etiology of AVN is multifactorial; corticosteroid usage is the second most significant factor after trauma, and systemic ...
Hacettepe Dahiliye Ders Kitabı 2
(Hacettepe Üniversitesi, 2020)
Ondokuzuncu yüzyılın tıp literatürü, korku filmi gibidir. Hekimlerin, ellerine geçirdikleri her şeyi, akıllarına gelen her yöntemi tedavi için kullandıkları görülür. Bilgiye değil, kulaktan dolma duyumlara dayanan, “içten ...