PROF.DR. ERGİN ÇİFTCİ    
Name : ERGİN
Surname : ÇİFTCİ
E-Mail : Ergin.Ciftci@ankara.edu.tr
Phone Number : +90 312 595 63 76
Title : PROF.DR.
Unit : FACULTY OF MEDICINE
Department : PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Personal Information

Dr. Ergin Çiftçi was born in Mengen, Bolu, Turkey in 1967. He completed his primary and secondary education in Ankara, Turkey. He graduated from Ankara University Medical School in 1993. After his graduation, he started his compulsory service at Özükavak Health Center, Yozgat, Turkey. Ergin Çiftçi became a Pediatrician in 1998 at Ankara University Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, which he started in 1994. After working as a pediatrician in Ankara Elmadağ State Hospital for a short time, he started fellowship program of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in 1999 at Ankara University Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. He completed his military service in Gümüşsuyu Military Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey in 2000. After completing fellowship program in 2001, he became Assistant Professor in 2003, Associate Professor in 2004, and Professor in 2011 in the same discipline. Dr. Ergin Çiftçi has been working as Associate Editor of the Pediatric Infection Journal since its establishment at 2007. Dr. Ergin Çiftçi has over 200 English and Turkish articles, over 70 book chapters and over 300 English and Turkish scientific meeting reports. Over 1,000 references have been made to these publications to date. He still continues his studies at Ankara University Medical School, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.

 

http://www.erginciftci.com/

 

Educational Status and Postgraduate Studies:

 

Medical Doctor Education: Ankara University Medical School (September 1986-August 1993)

 

Compulsory service: S. B. Özükavak Health Center, Çekerek-Yozgat (October 1993-June 1994)

 

Pediatrics Training: Ankara University Medical School, Department of Pediatrics (July 1994-January 1999)

 

Pediatrician: Elmadağ State Hospital of Ministry of Health, Ankara (January 1999-November 1999)

 

Fellowship of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Ankara University Medical School, Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (November 1999-2001)

 

Military service: Istanbul Gümüşsuyu Military Hospital (May 2000-June 2000)


Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist: Ankara University Medical School, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (November 2001-October 2003)

 

Assistant Professor: Ankara University Medical School, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (October 2003-April 2004)

 

Associate Professor: Ankara University Medical School, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (April 2004-2011)

 

Professor: Ankara University Medical School, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (April 2011-Present)



A. Articles Published in International Journals:

1.

Sipahi T, Duru F, Çiftçi E, Şahin F, Akar N. Cerebral infarct associated with prothrombin gene G 20210 A variant in a Turkish child with cystic fibrosis: an unusual coexistence. Eur J Haematol, 62, 281-283 (1999).

2.

Tekin M, Bodurtha J, Çiftçi E, Arsan S. Further family with possible autosomal recessive inheritance of Adams-Oliver syndrome. Am J Med Genet, 86, 90-91 (1999).

3.

Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü, Aysev D, İnce E, Güriz H. Nasopharyngeal colonization with penicillin resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Turkish children. Pediatr Int, 42, 552-556 (2000).

4.

Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü, Aysev D, İnce E, Güriz H. Investigation of risk factors for penicillin resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in Turkish children. Pediatr Int, 43, 385-390 (2001).

5.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Traditions, anthrax and children. Pediatr Dermatol, 19, 36-38, (2002).

6.

İkincioğulları A, Doğu F, Çiftçi E, Ünal E, Ertem M, Reisli İ, Adıyaman S, Yıldıran ŞT, Erekul S, Babacan E. An intensive approach to the treatment of disseminated BCG infection in a SCID patient. Bone Marrow Transplant, 30, 45-47 (2002).

7.

Deda G, Çaksen H, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Very high serum creatine kinase level in a child with dyskinetic cerebral palsy. Brain Dev, 24, 314-315 (2002).

8.

Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev AD. Mupirocin vs terbinafine in impetigo. Indian J Pediatr, 69, 679-682 (2002).

9.

Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Kendirli T, İnce E, Atasay B, Doğru Ü. Alcaligenes xylosoxidans subspecies denitrificans pseudobacteraemia in a university children’s hospital. J Hosp Infect, 52, 73-74 (2002).

10

Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü, Güriz H, Aysev D, İnce E. Investigation of risk factors for tonsillopharyngitis with macrolide resistant Streptococcus pyogenes in Turkish children. Pediatr Int, 44, 647-651 (2002).

11.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Akar N, Doğru Ü, Tefs K, Schuster V. Ligneous conjunctivitis, hydrocephalus, hydrocele, and pulmonary involvement in a child with homozygous type I plasminogen deficiency. Eur J Pediatr, 162, 462-465 (2003).

12.

Çiftçi E, İleri M, Köksal Y, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Underlying causes of recurrent pneumonia in Turkish children in a university hospital. J Trop Pediatr, 49, 212-215 (2003).

13.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Pyrexia of unknown origin in children: a review of 102 patients from Turkey. Ann Trop Paediatr, 23, 259-263 (2003).

14.

Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev AD, İnce E, Erdem B, Doğru Ü. Salmonella bacteremia in Turkish children: a report of 37 cases from a university hospital between 1993 and 2002. Ann Trop Paediatr, 24, 75-80 (2004).

15.

Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, İnce E, İncesoy S, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Tutar E, Yavuz G, Doğru Ü. Ralstonia pickettii outbreak associated with contaminated distilled water used for respiratory care in a paediatric intensive care unit. J Hosp Infect, 56, 77-78 (2004).

16.

Çiftçi E, Yalçınkaya F, İnce E, Ekim M, İleri M, Örgerin Z, Fitoz S, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Doğru Ü. Pulmonary involvement in childhood onset systemic lupus erythematosus: A report of 5 patients. Rheumatology, 43, 587-591 (2004).

17.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Bingöler EB, Bingöl-Koloğlu M, Yağmurlu A, Dindar H, Doğru Ü. Invasive group A streptococcal disease in children: an emerging infectious disease in Turkey. Ann Trop Paediatr, 24, 365-366 (2004).

18.

İnce E, Çiftçi E, Tekin M, Kendirli T, Tutar E, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Doğru Ü. Characteristics of hyperthermia and its complications in patients with Prader-Willi syndrome. Pediatr Int, 47, 550-553 (2005).

19.

Belet N, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Güriz H, Barlas M, Doğru Ü. Catheter related fungemia due to Saccharomyces cerevisiae in a newborn. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 24, 1125 (2005).

20.

Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Güriz H, Ünal E, Doğru Ü. Successful treatment of Trichosporon mucoides infection with lipid complex amphotericin B and 5-fluorocytosine. Mycoses, 49, 251-253 (2006).

21.

Belet N, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Güriz H, Yağmurlu A, Dindar H, Doğru Ü. Caspofungin treatment in two infants with persistent fungemia due to Candida lipolytica. Scand J Infect Dis, 38, 559-562 (2006).

22.

Tefs K, Georgieva M, Klammt J, Allen CM, Aktas D, Anlar FY, Aydogdu SD, Brown D, Çiftçi E, Contarini P, Dempfle CE, Dostalek M, Eisert S, Gökbuget A, Günhan Ö, Hidayat AA, Hügle B, Isikoglu M, Irkec M, Joss SK, Klebe S, Kurtulus I, Örnek K, Schmidt F, Schneppenheim R, Seregard S, Shapiro A, Sweeney E, Turtschi S, Veres G, Zeitler P, Ziegler M, Schuster V. Molecular and clinical spectrum of type I plasminogen deficiency: a series of 50 patients. Blood, 108, 3021-3026 (2006).

23.

Kendirli T, İnce E, Kavaz A, Çiftçi E, Alanoğlu Z, Doğru Ü. Difficult intubation of a child through laryngeal mask airway with two tracheal tubes. Acta Paediatr, 95,  1688-1690 (2006).

24.

Özkavukcu E, Fitoz S, Yağmurlu B, Çiftçi E, Erden I, Ertem M. Orbital wall infarction mimicking periorbital cellulitis in a patient with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Radiol, 37, 388-390 (2007).

25.

Tekin M, Cengiz FB, Ayberkin E, Kendirli T, Fitoz S, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, Conba A. Familial neonatal Marfan syndrome due to parental mosaicism of a missense mutation in the FBN1 gene. Am J Med Genet A, 143A, 875-880 (2007).

26.

Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Yurdakul E, Kansu A, Akar N. Homozygous 23-bp insertion of endothelial protein C receptor gene in a child with fatal sepsis. Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 24, 199-204 (2007).

27.

Taçyıldız N, Uğur H, Yavuz G, Ünal E, Comba A, Okten I, Çiftçi E, Doğru U, Heper AO, Sak SD. The coexistence of thymic carcinoma and multiple granulomas in a Turkish child. Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 24, 301-307 (2007).

28.

Tapısız A, Belet N, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with visceral leishmaniasis. J Trop Pediatr, 53, 359-361 (2007).

29.

Bingöl-Koloğlu M, Yıldız RV, Alper B, Yağmurlu A, Çiftçi E, Gökçora IH, Ince E, Emiroğlu M, Dindar H. Necrotizing fasciitis in children: diagnostic and therapeutic aspects. J Pediatr Surg, 42, 1892-1897 (2007).

30.

Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, Ekim M, Galip N, Düzenli F, Özçakar ZB, Tapısız A, Uçar T, Tutar E, Güriz H, Atalay S. Acremonium spp. peritonitis in an infant. Mycoses, 51, 455-457 (2008).

31.

Güriz H, Çiftçi E, Ayberkin E, Aysev D, İnce E, Arsan S, Yavuz G, Doğru Ü. Stenotrophomonas maltophilia bacteraemia in Turkish children. Ann Trop Paediatr, 28, 129-136 (2008).

32.

Tapısız A, Belet N, Çiftçi E, Fitöz S, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Neonatal suppurative submandibular sialadenitis. Turk J Pediatr, 51, 180-182 (2009).

33.

Kendirli T, Ince E, Çiftçi E, Doğru U, Egin Y, Akar N. Soluble endothelial protein C receptor level in children with sepsis. Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 26, 432-438 (2009).

34.

Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, Özdemir H, Güriz H, Kendirli T, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Bacteraemia and candidaemia: A considerable and underestimated complication of severe rotavirus gastroenteritis. Scand J Infect Dis, 41, 857-861 (2009).

35.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, İnce E, Tutar E, Atalay S, Doğru Ü. Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of children with Kawasaki disease in Turkey. J Trop Pediatr, 56, 260-262 (2010).

36.

Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Mokhtari H, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Doğru Ü. Successful treatment of three children with post-neurosurgical multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii meningitis. Infection, 38, 241-244 (2010).

37.

Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Uğur Dinçaslan H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum in a child due to 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus. Turk J Pediatr, 52, 648-651 (2010).

38.

Özdemir H, Galip-Çelik N, Tapısız A, Akay BN, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Baboon syndrome induced by oral antitussive-decongestant agent in a child. Turk J Pediatr, 52, 659-661 (2010).

39.

Yıldızdaş D, Kendirli T, Arslanköylü AE, Horoz OO, İncecik F, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Neurological complications of pandemic influenza (H1N1) in children. Eur J Pediatr, 170, 779-788 (2011).

40.

Özdemir H, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Aseptic meningitis in a child due to 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection. Turk J Pediatr, 53, 91-93 (2011).

41.

Tapısız A, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Belet N, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Ampicillin/sulbactam for children hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia. J Infect Chemother, 17, 504-509 (2011).

42.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Ince EU, Ertem M, Ince E, Doğru U. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus infection. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 33, 135-137 (2011).

43.

Özdemir H, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Fitöz S, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Acute neonatal suppurative parotitis: a case report and review of the literature. Int J Infect Dis, 15, e500-502 (2011).

44.

Özdemir H, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Dinçaslan HU, İnce E, Aysev D, Yavuz G, Doğru Ü. Successful treatment of central venous catheter infection due to Candida lipolytica by caspofungin-lock therapy. Mycoses, 54, e647-649 (2011).

45.

Çiftçi E, Tuygun N, Özdemir H, Tezer H, Şensoy G, Devrim İ, Dalgıç N, Kara A, Turgut M, Tapısız A, Keser M, Çelebi S, Bayram N, Kocabaş E¸ Dinleyici EÇ, Özen M, Soysal A, Kuyucu N, Tanır G, Çelikel E, Belet N, Evren G, Aytaç DB, Cengiz AB, Canöz PY, Derinöz O, İnce E, Hacımustafaoğlu M, Anıl M, Özgür Ö, Kuzdan C, Özaydın E, Aşılıoğlu N, Dizdarer C, Ceyhan M, Bucak İH, Kendirli T, Yakut Hİ, Fışgın T, Ünal N, Altındağ H, Kılınç AA, Zöhre SU, Elhan AH, Doğru Ü. Clinical and epidemiological features of Turkish children with 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection: Experience from multiple tertiary paediatric centres in Turkey. Scand J Infect Dis, 43, 923-929 (2011).

46.

Tapısız A, Karahan ZC, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Changing patterns of rotavirus genotypes in Turkey. Curr Microbiol, 63, 517-522 (2011).

47.

Aypar E, Kendirli T, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, İnce E, İleri T, Atalay S. Voriconazole-induced QT interval prolongation and torsades de pointes. Pediatr Int, 53, 761-763 (2011).

48.

Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Ergün H, Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, Güriz H, Aysev D, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Nosocomial infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey. Turk J Pediatr, 53, 255-260 (2011).

49.

Belet N, Çiftçi E, Aysev D, Güriz H, Uysal Z, Taçyıldız N, Atasay B, Doğu F, Kendirli T, Kuloğlu Z, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Invasive Candida infections in children: the clinical characteristics and species distribution and antifungal susceptibility of Candida spp. Turk J Pediatr, 53, 489-498 (2011).

50.

Özdemir H, Çandır MO, Karbuz A, Belet N, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Chickenpox complications, incidence and financial burden in previously healthy children and those with an underlying disease in Ankara in the pre-vaccination period. Turk J Pediat, 53, 614-625 (2011).

51.

Okulu E, Akin IM, Atasay B, Çiftçi E, Arsan S, Türmen T. Severe postnatal cytomegalovirus infection with multisystem involvement in an extremely low birth weight infant. J Perinatol, 32, 72-74 (2012).

52.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, Turel O, Hatipoglu N, Devrim I, Agin H, Gunay I, Yasa O, Erguven M, Bayram N, Kizildemir A, Alhan E, Kocabas E, Tezer H, Aykan HH, Dalgic N, Kilic B, Sensoy G, Belet N, Kulcu NU, Say A, Tas MA, Çiftçi E, Ince E, Ozdemir H, Emiroglu M, Odabas D, Yargic ZA, Nuhoglu C, Carman KB, Celebi S, Hacimustafaoglu M, Elevli M, Ekici Z, Celik U, Kondolot M, Ozturk M, Tapisiz A, Ozen M, Tepeli H, Parlakay A, Kara A, Somer A, Caliskan B, Velipasalioglu S, Oncel S, Arisoy ES, Guler E, Dalkiran T, Aygun D, Akarsu S; VARICOMP Study Group. The epidemiology and economic impact of varicella-related hospitalizations in Turkey from 2008 to 2010: a nationwide survey during the pre-vaccine era (VARICOMP study). Eur J Pediatr, 171, 817-825 (2012).

52.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Karbuz A, Oktay G, Aysev D, Yavuz G, İnce E. Successful treatment of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli bacteremia with tigecycline in an acute myeloid leukemia child. Turk J Pediatr, 54, 59-60 (2012).

54.

Rosenthal VD, Bijie H, Maki DG, Mehta Y, Apisarnthanarak A, Medeiros EA, Leblebicioglu H, Fisher D, Alvarez-Moreno C, Khader IA, Del Rocío González Martínez M, Cuellar LE, Navoa-Ng JA, Abouqal R, Guanche Garcell H, Mitrev Z, Pirez García MC, Hamdi A, Dueñas L, Cancel E, Gurskis V, Rasslan O, Ahmed A, Kanj SS, Ugalde OC, Mapp T, Raka L, Yuet Meng C, Thu le TA, Ghazal S, Gikas A, Narváez LP, Mejía N, Hadjieva N, Gamar Elanbya MO, Guzmán Siritt ME, Jayatilleke K; INICC members. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 36 countries, for 2004-2009. Am J Infect Control, 40, 396-407 (2012).

55.

Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Purpura fulminans in a child due to Neisseria meningitidis. Infection, 40, 717-718 (2012).

56.

Paksu MS, Paksu S, Karadag A, Sensoy G, Asilioglu N, Yildizdas D, Akyildiz BN, Kendirli T, Demirkol D, Akgun M, Alp E, Çiftçi E, Guney AK, Murat N. Old agent, new experience: colistin use in the paediatric intensive care unit-a multicentre study. Int J Antimicrob Agents, 40, 140-144 (2012).

57.

Rosenthal VD, Pawar M, Leblebicioglu H, Navoa-Ng JA, Villamil-Gómez W, Armas-Ruiz A, Cuéllar LE, Medeiros EA, Mitrev Z, Gikas A, Yang Y, Ahmed A, Kanj SS, Dueñas L, Gurskis V, Mapp T, Guanche-Garcell H, Fernández-Hidalgo R, Kübler A. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach over 13 Years in 51 Cities of 19 Limited-Resource Countries from Latin America, Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 34, 415-423 (2013).

58.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Demir M, İnce E. An unusual cause of secondary capillary leak syndrome in a child: rotavirus diarrhea. Turk J Pediatr, 55, 90-93 (2013).

59.

Rosenthal VD, Richtmann R, Singh S, Apisarnthanarak A, Kübler A, Viet-Hung N, Ramírez-Wong FM, Portillo-Gallo JH, Toscani J, Gikas A, Dueñas L, El-Kholy A, Ghazal S, Fisher D, Mitrev Z, Gamar-Elanbya MO, Kanj SS, Arreza-Galapia Y, Leblebicioglu H, Hlinková S, Memon BA, Guanche-Garcell H, Gurskis V, Alvarez-Moreno C, Barkat A, Mejía N, Rojas-Bonilla M, Ristic G, Raka L, Yuet-Meng C; International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortiuma. Surgical site infections, International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) report, data summary of 30 countries, 2005-2010. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 34, 597-604 (2013).

60.

Bektaş Ö, Özdemir H, Yılmaz A, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Aksoy E, Deda G. An unusual case of neurobrucellosis presenting as demyelination disorder. Turk J Pediatr, 55, 210-213 (2013).

61.

Burns JC, Herzog L, Fabri O, Tremoulet AH, Rodó X, Uehara R, Burgner D, Bainto E, Pierce D, Tyree M, Cayan D; Kawasaki Disease Global Climate Consortium. Seasonality of Kawasaki disease A global perspective. PLoS One, 8, e74529 (2013).

62.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi A, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Tutar E, Atalay S, İnce E. Incomplete Kawasaki disease in an infant presenting with only prolonged fever. Turk J Pediatr, 55, 529-532 (2013).

63.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Durmaz R, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Karbuz A, Gökdemir R, Acar B, Nar-Ötgün S, Ertek M, Köse SK, İnce E. Risk factors for nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) to the national vaccine schedule. Turk J Pediatr, 55, 575-583 (2013).

64.

Karbuz A, Özdemir H, Yaman A, Kocabaş BA, Ödek Ç, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Çiftçi E, Kendirli T, Ateş C, İnce E. The use of colistin in critically ill children in a pediatric intensive care unit. Pediatr Infect Dis J, 33, e19-24 (2014).

65.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Durmaz R, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Karbuz A, Gökdemir R, Acar B, Nar Ötgün S, Ertek M, Köse SK, İnce E. Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the addition of PCV7 to the national vaccine schedule. Eur J Pediatr, 173, 313-20 (2014).

66.

Rosenthal VD, Maki DG, Mehta Y, Leblebicioglu H, Memish ZA, Al-Mousa HH, Balkhy H, Hu B, Alvarez-Moreno C, Medeiros EA, Apisarnthanarak A, Raka L, Cuellar LE, Ahmed A, Navoa-Ng JA, El-Kholy AA, Kanj SS, Bat-Erdene I, Duszynska W, Van Truong N, Pazmino LN, See-Lum LC, Fernández-Hidalgo R, Di-Silvestre G, Zand F, Hlinkova S, Belskiy V, Al-Rahma H, Luque-Torres MT, Bayraktar N, Mitrev Z, Gurskis V, Fisher D, Abu-Khader IB, Berechid K, Rodríguez-Sánchez A, Horhat FG, Requejo-Pino O, Hadjieva N, Ben-Jaballah N, García-Mayorca E, Kushner-Dávalos L, Pasic S, Pedrozo-Ortiz LE, Apostolopoulou E, Mejía N, Gamar-Elanbya MO, Jayatilleke K, de Lourdes-Dueñas M, Aguirre-Avalos G. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortiu (INICC) report, data summary of 43 countries for 2007-2012. Device-associated module. Am J Infect Control, 42, 942-956 (2014).

67.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. A 10-week-old female with fever and an inability to move her left leg. Pediatr Ann, 43, 442-443 (2014).

68.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Kcal MM, Ramoğlu MG, Tutar E, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Recurrent kawasaki disease in a child with retropharyngeal involvement: a case report and literature review. Medicine (Baltimore) 93, e139 (2014).

69.

Leblebicioglu H, Erben N, Rosenthal VD, Atasay B, Erbay A, Unal S, Senol G, Wilke A, Özgültekin A, Altin N, Bakir M, Oncul O, Ersöz G, Ozdemir D, Yalcin AN, Özdemir H, Yıldızdaş D, Koksal I, Aygun C, Sirmatel F, Sener A, Tuna N, Arikan Akan Ö, Turgut H, Demiroz AP, Kendirli T, Alp E, Uzun C, Ulusoy S, Arman D. International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) national report on device-associated infection rates in 19 cities of Turkey, data summary for 2003-2012. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob, 13, 51 (2014).

70.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Karadeniz C, Çiftçi Ö, Özdemir H, Bolkent MG, Uçar T, Tutar E, Atalay S, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Another face of Kawasaki disease. Turk J Pediatr, 56, 392-398 (2014).

71.

Bektaş Ö, Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, Yalçınkaya F, Deda G. Cefepime related status epilepticus. Paediatr Croat, 58, 150-154 (2014).

72.

Leblebicioglu H, Erben N, Rosenthal VD, Sener A, Uzun C, Senol G, Ersoz G, Demirdal T, Duygu F, Willke A, Sirmatel F, Oztoprak N, Koksal I, Oncul O, Gurbuz Y, Güçlü E, Turgut H, Yalcin AN, Ozdemir D, Kendirli T, Aslan T, Esen S, Ulger F, Dilek A, Yilmaz H, Sunbul M, Ozgunes I, Usluer G, Otkun M, Kaya A, Kuyucu N, Kaya Z, Meric M, Azak E, Yýlmaz G, Kaya S, Ulusoy H, Haznedaroglu T, Gorenek L, Acar A, Tutuncu E, Karabay O, Kaya G, Sacar S, Sungurtekin H, Uğurcan D, Turhan O, Kaya S, Gumus E, Dursun O, Geyik MF, Şahin A, Erdogan S, Ince E, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Taşyapar N, Güneş M. Surgical site infection rates in 16 cities in Turkey: findings of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC). Am J Infect Control, 43, 48-52 (2015).

73.

Okulu E, Akin IM, Arsan S, Atasay B, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Secondary bacteremia: A serious complication of rotavirus gastroenteritis in neonates. Clin Pediatr (Phila), 54, 894-896 (2015).

74.

Karadag-Oncel E, Cakir M, Kara A, Gonc N, Cengiz AB, Ozon A, Çiftçi E, Alikasifoglu A, Ceyhan M, Kandemir N. Evaluation of hypothalamic-pituitary function in children following acute bacterial meningitis. Pituitary, 18, 1-7 (2015).

75.

Dobbs K, Domínguez Conde C, Zhang SY, Parolini S, Audry M, Chou J, Haapaniemi E, Keles S, Bilic I, Okada S, Massaad MJ, Rounioja S, Alwahadneh AM, Serwas NK, Capuder K, Çiftçi E, Felgentreff K, Ohsumi TK, Pedergnana V, Boisson B, Haskoloğlu Ş, Ensari A, Schuster M, Moretta A, Itan Y, Patrizi O, Rozenberg F, Lebon P, Saarela J, Knip M, Petrovski S, Goldstein DB, Parrott RE, Savas B, Schambach A, Tabellini G, Bock C, Chatila TA, Comeau AM, Geha RS, Abel L, Buckley RH, İkincioğulları A, Al-Herz W, Helminen M, Doğu F, Casanova JL, Boztuğ K, Notarangelo LD. Inherited DOCK2 deficiency in patients with early-onset invasive infections. N Engl J Med, 372, 2409-2422 (2015).

76.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, Kara A, Tezer H, Tas MA, Guler E, Yasa O, Devrim I, Çiftçi E, Özdemir H, Somer A, Ozen M, Sensoy G, Dalgic N, Alhan E; VARICOMP Study Group. Children with breakthrough varicella infection requiring hospitalization in Turkey (VARICOMP Study 2008-2013). Vaccine, 33, 3983-3987 (2015).

77.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Kara TT, Çiftçi Ö, Uçar T, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis and pyomyositis: Rare complications of rotavirus gastroenteritis. Pediatr Int, 57, 780-782 (2015).

78.

Yaman A, Kuloğlu Z, Doğu F, İkincioğulları A, Ensari A, Çiftçi E, Kansu A. Intractable colitis associated with chronic granulomatous disease in a young girl. Turk J Pediatr, 57, 189-191 (2015).

79.

Leblebicioglu H, Koksal İ, Rosenthal VD, Arıkan-Akan Ö, Özgültekin A, Kendirli T, Erben N, Yalcin AN, Ulusoy S, Sirmatel F, Ozdemir D, Alp E, Yıldızdaş D, Esen S, Ulger F, Dilek A, Yilmaz H, Yilmaz G, Kaya S, Ulusoy H, Tulunay M, Oral M, Ünal N, Turan G, Akgün N, İnan A, Ince E, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Taşyapar N, Güneş M, Ozgunes I, Usluer G, Turhan O, Gunay N, Gumus E, Dursun D, Arda B, Bacakoglu F, Cengiz M, Yilmaz L, Geyik MF, Şahin A, Erdogan S, Ulu-Kılıc A, Horoz OO. Impact of the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) Multidimensional Hand Hygiene Approach, over 8 years, in 11 cities of Turkey. J Infect Prev, 16, 146-154 (2015).

80.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Congenital lobar emphysema. A rare cause of hypertension. Saudi Med J, 37, 796-798 (2016).

81.

Tural-Kara T, Erat T, Özdemir H, Yahşi A, Fitoz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Calcaneus osteomyelitis secondary to Guthrie test: case report. Arch Argent Pediatr, 114, e260-e263 (2016).

82.

Tural-Kara T, Yılmaz S, Özdemir H, Birsin Özçakar Z, Derya Aysev A, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Campylobacter jejuni: A rare agent in a child with peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis. Arch Argent Pediatr, 114, e354 (2016).

83.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Fitoz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Pelvic osteomyelitis in a 15-year-old girl: case report. Arch Argent Pediatr, 114, e370-e373 (2016).

84.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Fitoz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Bone marrow aspiration complications: Iliopsoas abscess and sacroiliac osteomyelitis. Turk J Pediatr, 58, 562-565 (2016).

85.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Özdemir H, Tural-Kara T, Tapısız A, Belet N, Güriz H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Complications with rotavirus: A single center experiences. Turk J Pediatr, 58, 602-608 (2016).

86.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, İnce E, İleri T, Çiftçi E. Fonsecaea pedrosoi: A rare cause of dental infection and maxillary osteomyelitis in a child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Turk J Pediatr, 58, 679-682 (2016).

87.

Özdemir H, Yıldız C, Nar-Ötgün S, Erkol H, Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Tural-Kara T, Gözalan A, Durmaz R, Çiftçi E, Aysev D, İnce E. The effects of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7 and PCV13) on Turkish children with invasive pneumococcal disease: a single center experience. Arch Argent Pediatr, 115, 316-322 (2017).

88.

Karbuz A, Karahan ZC, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Tekeli A, Özdemir H, Güriz H, Gökdemir R, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Evaluation of antimicrobial susceptibilities and virulence factors of Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from community-acquired and health-care associated pediatric infections. Turk J Pediatr, 59, 395-403 (2017).

89.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Pekpak E, Karahan ZC, Dolapçı İ, İnce E, Uysal Z, Yavuz G, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Effects of respiratory viruses on febrile neutropenia attacks in children. Turk J Pediatr, 59, 511-519 (2017).

90.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Yahşi A, Erat T, Bingöl-Koloğlu M, Fitöz S, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Clinical characteristics of childhood hydatid disease: a single tertiary centre experience from Turkey. HK J Paediatr (new series); 23, 162-168 (2018).

91.

Büyükcam A, Kara A, Bedir T, Gülhan B, Özdemir H, Sütçü M, Düzgöl M, Arslan A, Tekin T, Çelebi S, Kukul MG, Bayhan Gİ, Köşker M, Karbuz A, Çelik M, Kocabay Sütçü Z, Metin Ö, Karakaşlılar S, Dağlı A, Kara SS, Albayrak E, Kanık S, Tezer H, Parlakay A, Çiftçi E, Somer A, Devrim İ, Kurugöl Z, Dinleyici EÇ, Atla P. Pediatricians' attitudes in management of acute otitis media and ear pain in Turkey. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, 107, 14-20 (2018).

92.

Çullas-İlarslan NE, Günay F, Topçu S, Çiftçi E. Evaluation of clinical approaches and physician adherence to guidelines for otitis media with effusion. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol, 112, 97-103 (2018).

93.

Çağlar İ, Devrim İ, Özdemir H, Şahbudak Z, Sönmez G, Buyukcam A, Gulhan B, Kara A, Aygun DF, Bayram N, Celebi S, Çetin B, Nepesov MI, Yilmaz AT, Kepenekli E, Yilmaz Çiftdogan D, Acar MK, Cura Yayla B, Okumuş C, Ecevit Z, Hatipoglu N, Kuyucu N, Kosker M, Sen S, Karbuz A, Sutcu M, Bursal Duramaz B, Özen M, Çiftçi E, Alabaz D, Kurugol Z, Kara A, Kanik S, Kilic O, Oncel S, Somer A, Tapisiz A, Belet N, Metin Akcan Ö, Türel Ö, Ozkaya A, Tezer H, Cengiz AB, İnce E, Camcioglu Y, Kocabas E, Arisoy ES, Salman N. Antifungal consumption, indications and selection of antifungal drugs in pediatric tertiary hospitals in Turkey: Results from the first national point prevalence survey. J Glob Antimicrob Resist, 15, 232-238 (2018).

94.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Yıldız N, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Erat T, Yahşi A, Doğu F, Tutar E, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Underlying diseases and causative microorganisms of recurrent pneumonia in children: A 13-year study in a university hospital. J Trop Pediatr, 65, 224-230 (2019).

95.

Selbuz S, Çiftçi E, Özdemir H, Güriz H, İnce E. Comparison of the clinical and laboratory characteristics of pertussis or viral lower respiratory tract infections. J Infect Dev Ctries, 13, 823-830 (2019).

96.

Tural-Kara T, Erat T, Yahşi A, Özdemir H, İleri DT, İnce E, Taçyıldız N, Ünal E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Bloodstream infections in pediatric hematology/oncology patients: Six years’ experience of a single center in Turkey. Turk J Med Sci, 49: 1157-1164 (2019).

97.

Yüksek SK, Tezer H, Parlakay AÖ, Gülhan B, Kara A, Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, Çelik M, Özdemir H, Aykaç K, Demirdağ TB, Kara TT, Hayran G, İnce E. Impact of the mandatory Hepatitis A immunization program: before and after the vaccine in Ankara, Central of Turkey. Turk J Pediatr, 61, 677-685 (2019).

98.

Tural Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Aysev AD, Taçyıldız N, Ünal E, İleri T, İnce E, Haskoloğlu Ş, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Is antibiotic lock therapy effective for the implantable long-term catheter-related bloodstream infections in children? Turk J Pediatr 2019; 61: 895-904.

 


B. Reports Presented at International Scientific Meetings and Published in the Proceedings Book:

1.

Arsan S, Ertogan F, Kemahlı S, Akar N, Tekin M, Çiftçi E, Aydemir F, Taşbaş Z, Cin Ş. Heterozygosity for R506Q mutation of Factor V and homozygous protein C deficiency in a newborn. XIVth meeting of the ISH, Abstract no: P-356, Abstract Book p: 153 Stocholm, Sweden, Aug 30-Sept 4, 1997.

2.

Arsan S, İkincioğulları A, Atasay B, Çiftçi E, Kuzu I, Ertogan F. Congenital nephrotic syndrome associated with congenital immune deficiency. XVIth European Congress of Perinatal Medicine, Zagrep, 10-13 June 1998. Abstract no: P29. Prenatal and Neonatal Medicine, 3(Suppl 1), 102 (1998).

3.

İkincioğulları A, Doğu F, Çiftçi E, Yıldıran ŞT, Erekul S, Adıyaman S, Ünal E, Ertem M, Cin Ş, Babacan E. Bone lesions caused by BCG dissemination in a successfully bone marrow transplanted SCID patient. VIIIth Meeting of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies, ESID’98. Rhodes, Hellas, October 8-11, 1998. Abstract no: TH14. Molecular Immunology, 35, 777 (1998).

4.

İkincioğulları A, Babacan E, Doğu F, Çiftçi E, Yıldıran ŞT, Erekul S, Adıyaman S, Ünal E, Ertem M, Cin Ş. Disseminated Bacille Calmette-Guerin disease in a successfully bone marrow transplanted SCID patient. European Society for Paediatric Research, Annual Meeting, June 26-29, 1999, Copenhagen, Denmark. Abstract no: 155. Pediatric Research, 45, 768 (1999).

5.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü, Ertem M, Güriz H, Aysev D, Fitöz S, Kendirli T, Cin Ş. Salmonella rib osteomyelitis and lung abscess in a child with S-beta haemoglobinopathy. 11th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Istanbul Turkey April 1-4, 2001 (P 939). Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 7(Supll 1), 186 (2001).

6.

İnce E, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Tutar E, Aysev D, Atalay S, Doğru Ü. Is prolonged use of prophylactic benzatine penicillin responsible for the development of ampicillin resistant streptococcal strains in oral mucosa? The 3th World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 27-31, 2001 (P 715). Cardiology in the Young, 11(Supll 1), 229 (2001).

7.

Schuster V, Tefs K, Seregard S, Çiftçi E, Örnek K, Hidayat AH, Sweeney E, Eisert S, Doğru Ü, Kanpolat A. Plasminogen gene mutations and polymorphisms in patients with ligneous conjunctivitis and other manifestations of pseudomembraneous disesase. The 44th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA December 6-10, 2002, (P 71). Blood, 110, 22a (2002).

8.

Gözdaşoğlu S, Uysal Z, Aysev D, Ertem M, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Akarsu S, Kürekçi E, Cin Ş. Blastoschizomyces capitatus infection in a child suffering myelodysplastic syndrome who subsequently developed chronic myelomonocytic leukemia. 8th Annual Congress of the European Hematology Association, Lyon, France June 12-15, 2003, (1043). Hematol J, 4(Supll 2), 304 (2003).

9.

Çiftçi E, Ayberkin E, Güriz H, Aysev AD, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Antibiotic susceptibility of Acinetobacter strains isolated in blood cultures of children. 14th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Prague, Czech Republic May 1-4, 2004, (P 1553). Clin Microbiol Infect, 10(Supll 3), 438 (2004).

10

Ayberkin E, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev AD, İnce E, Arsan S, Yavuz G, Doğru Ü. Bacteraemia due to Stenotrophomonas maltophilia strains in children. 14th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Prague, Czech Republic May 1-4, 2004, (P 1558). Clin Microbiol Infect, 10(Supll 3), 439 (2004).

11.

Öncel S, Dalgıç N, Yağmurlu A, Gümüş D, Öztürk B, Demirçeken F, Çiftçi E, İnce, E, Kansu A, Girgin N, Doğru Ü. Coexistence of pseudomembranous enterocolitis and Crohn’s disease: a rare occurrence. 14th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Prague, Czech Republic May 1-4, 2004, (P 2322). Clin Microbiol Infect, 10(Supll 3), 667 (2004).

12.

İnce E, Çiftçi E, Koloğlu-Bingöl M, Comba A, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Doğru Ü. Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome together with multifocal osteomyelitis and myocarditis. 14th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Prague, Czech Republic May 1-4, 2004, (P 2324). Clin Microbiol Infect, 10(Supll 3), 667-668 (2004).

13.

Belet N, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Güriz H, Yağmurlu A, Dindar H, Aysev D, Doğru Ü. Caspofungin treatment in two infants with persistent fungemia due to Candida lipolytica. 15th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2-5, 2005, (P 749). Clin Microbiol Infect, 11(Supll 2), 219-220 (2005).

14.

Çiftçi E, Kendirli T, İnce E, Dalgıç N, Öncel S, Güriz H, Ünal E, Doğru Ü. Successful treatment of Trichosporon mucoides infection with lipid complex amphotericin B and 5-fluorocytosine. 15th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2-5, 2005, (P 751). Clin Microbiol Infect, 11(Supll 2), 220 (2005).

15.

Dalgıç N, Çiftçi E, Örgerin Z, Öncel S, Belet N, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Herpes zoster in hospitalized Turkish children. 15th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2-5, 2005, (P 1537). Clin Microbiol Infect, 11(Supll 2), 499-500 (2005).

16.

İnce E, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Fitöz S, Öncel S, Dalgıç N, Taçyıldız N, Ertem M, Doğru Ü. Invasive aspergillosis in children. 2nd Trends in Medical Mycology, Berlin, Germany, October 23-26, 2005, (P 043). Mycoses, 48 (Suppl 2), 45-46 (2005).

17.

Öncel S, Çiftçi E, Belet N, Dalgiç N, Fitöz S, İnce E, Dogru Ü. Hydrocephalus: a rare complication of mumps meningoencephalitis. 16th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nice, France, April 1-4, 2006, (R 2257).

18.

Bingöler EB, İnce E, Güriz H, Çiftçi E, Erdem B, Kutlu B, Soy AT, Aysev AD, Dogru Ü. The incidence, serotyping and antibiotic resistance of non-typhoidal Salmonella and Shigella species in childhood acute gastroenteritis in a district of the capital city of Turkey. 16th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nice, France, April 1-4, 2006, (R 2258).

19.

Çiftçi E, Belet N, Öncel S, Uçar T, İleri M, Kendirli T, Güriz H, Dalgiç N, Fitöz S, İnce E, Tutar E, Atalay S, Dogru Ü. A series of unfortunate events after paronychia due to Staphylococcus aureus: pericarditis, pneumonia, lung abscess, empyema and osteomyelitis. 16th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Nice, France, April 1-4, 2006, (R 2261).

20.

Dogu F, İkincioğulları A, Kendirli T, Aytekin C, Bozdoğan G, Yüksek M, Yıldıran A, Erol F, Reisli İ, Çiftçi E, Zorlu P, Anlar Y, Villard J, de la Salle H. MHC clas I and class II deficiencies. XIIth Meeting of the Eurepean Society for Immunodeficiencies (ESID), Budapest, Hungary, October 4-7, 2006 (E26).

21.

Belet N, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Varicella-related hospitalization in children: a seven years retrospective study in the pre-vaccine era, in Ankara, Turkey. 17th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and 25th International Congress of Chemotherapy, Munich, Germany, 31 March-3 April 2007, (P1556).

22.

Tapısız A, Belet N, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated with visceral leishmaniasis. 17th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and 25th International Congress of Chemotherapy, Munich, Germany, 31 March-3 April 2007, (R2775).

23.

İkinciogullari A, Dogu F, Fricker D, Yuksek M, Bozdogan G, Aytekin C, Yildiran A, Çiftçi E, Can Z, Babacan E, De La Salle H. HLA class I deficiency: Clinical, immunological and genetic characteristics of three patient. 2008 AAAAI Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, USA, March 14-18, 2008. J Allergy and Clin Immunol, 121 (Supll 1), S86 (2008).

24.

Belet N, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev D, İnce E, Uysal Z, Taçyıldız N, Atasay B, Doğu F, Kendirli T, Doğru Ü. Etest assessment of in vitro amphotericin B susceptibility of Candida clinical isolates isolated from children. Acta Pædiatrica, 97 (Suppl. 459): (2008). 3rd Europaediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey, June 14-17, 2008, (PP-265).

25.

Dogu F, Cipe F, Yuksek M, Yıldıran A, Bozdoğan G, Aytekin C, Güloğlu D, Çiftçi E, Duman R, Batıoğlu F, De La Salle H, İkinciogullari A. When should we suspect and how should we treat HLA class I deficiency. XIIIth Meeting of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies. s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, October 16-19, 2008. Clinical & Experimental Immunology, 154 (Supll 1), 100-101 (2008).

26.

Okulu E, Mungan AI, Yurdakul E, Atasay B, Çiftçi E, Arsan S, Turmen T. Ganciclovir treated severe cytomegalovirus infection in an extremely low birth weight infant. 1st International Congress of UENPS Union of European Neonatal and Perinatal Societies, Rome, Italy, November 17-19, 2008. P.134. Early Hum Dev, 84 (Suppl. November): S76 (2008).

27.

Kendirli T, İnce E, Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü, Yeğin O, Akar N. Soluble endothelial protein C receptor level in children with sepsis. 20th ESPNIC Medical & Nursing Annual Congress. Verona, Italy in June 14-17, 2009. Book of Abstracts p.56.

28.

Tapısız A, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Parenteral ampicillin/sulbactam therapy in hospitalized children with community acquired pneumonia: a 9 year experience. 6th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Buenos Aires, Argentina,  November 18-22, 2009.

29.

Aypar E, Atalay S, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, Uysalel A, Kendirli T, Teber S, Aysev AD. Fatal fungal endocarditis due to Trichosporon asahii in an adolescent boy. Int J Cardiol, 140, Supplement 1, S42 (2010).

30.

Aypar E, Kendirli T, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, İnce E, İleri T, Atalay S. Voriconazole induced QT interval prolongation and torsades de pointes. Int J Cardiol, 140, Supplement 1, S42 (2010).

31.

Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Acute bacterial meningitis in children. 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

32.

Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Kendirli T, Fitöz S, Teber S, Deda G, Doğru Ü. Encephalitis in children: Presentation of 27 cases. 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

33.

Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Ergün H, Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, Güriz H, Aysev D, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Nosocomial infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey. 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

34.

Özdemir H, Çandır MO, Karbuz A, Belet N, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Chickenpox complications, incidence and financial burden in children in Ankara in the pre-vaccination period. 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

35.

Dinleyici EÇ, Kurugöl Z, Turel O, Hatipoğlu N, Devrim N, Agin H, Gunay I, Bayram N, Kızıldemir A, Tezer H, Aykan HH, Dalgıç N, Kılıç B, Şensoy G, Belet N, Uygur Kulcu N, Say A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Özdemir H, Emiroğlu M, Odabaş D, Yargıç ZA, Nuhoğlu C, Carman KM, Celebi S, Hacımustafaoğlu M, Çelik Ü, Kondolot M, Öztürk M, Tapısız A, Özen M, Tepeli H, Parlakay A, Kara A, Somer A, Çalışkan B, Velipaşalıoğlu S, Öncel S, Arısoy ES, Güler E, Dalkıran T, Aygün D, Akarsu S, VARICOMP Study Group. An economic evaluation of pediatric varicella hospitalizations in Turkey: A nationwide survey at prevaccine era (VARICOMP Study-2). 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

36.

Belet N, Çiftçi E, Aysev D, Güriz H, Uysal Z, Taçyıldız N, Atasay B, Doğu F, Kendirli T, Kuloğlu Z, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Invasive Candida infections in children: The clinical characteristics and species distribution and antifungal susceptibility of Candida spp. 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

37.

Dinleyici EÇ, Kurugöl Z, Turel O, Hatipoğlu N, Devrim N, Agin H, Gunay I, Bayram N, Kızıldemir A, Tezer H, Aykan HH, Dalgıç N, Kılıç B, Şensoy G, Belet N, Uygur Kulcu N, Say A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Özdemir H, Emiroğlu M, Odabaş D, Yargic ZA, Nuhoglu C, Carman KM, Celebi S, Hacımustafaoğlu M, Çelik Ü, Kondolot M, Öztürk M, Tapısız A, Özen M, Tepeli H, Parlakay A, Kara A, Somer A, Çalışkan B, Velipaşalıoğlu S, Öncel S, Arısoy ES, Güler E, Dalkıran T, Aygün D, Akarsu S, VARICOMP Study Group. Varicella related hospitalizations in Turkey, 2008-2010:  A nationwide survey at prevaccine era (VARICOMP Study-1). 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, The Hague, The Netherlands, June 7-11, 2011.

38.

Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Acute bacterial meningitis in children. 7th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2011.

39.

Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Kendirli T, Fitöz S, Teber S, Deda G, Doğru Ü. Encephalitis in children: Presentation of 27 cases. 7th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2011.

40.

Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Ergün H, Çiftçi E, Tapısız A, Güriz H, Aysev D, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Nosocomial infections due to Acinetobacter baumannii in a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey. 7th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2011.

41.

Özdemir H, Çandır MO, Karbuz A, Belet N, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Chickenpox complications, incidence and financial burden in children in Ankara in the pre-vaccination period. 7th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2011.

42.

Dinleyici EÇ, Kurugöl Z, Turel O, Hatipoğlu N, Devrim N, Agin H, Gunay I, Yasa O, Ergüven M, Bayram N, Kızıldemir A, Alhan E, Tezer H, Aykan H, Dalgıç N, Kılıç B, Şensoy G, Belet N, Uygur Kulcu N, Say A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Özdemir H, Emiroğlu M, Odabaş D, Yargıç ZA, Nuhoğlu C, Carman KB, Celebi S, Hacımustafaoğlu M, Elevli M, Çelik Z, Çelik Ü, Kondolot M, Öztürk M, Tapısız A, Özen M, Tepeli H, Parlakay A, Kara A, Somer A, Çalışkan B, Velipaşalıoğlu S, Öncel S, Arısoy ES, Güler E, Dalkıran T, Aygün D, Akarsu S. Neurological complications of varicella in children requring hospitalizations in pre-vaccine era in Turkey: VARICOMP Study. 7th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2011.

43.

Karbuz A, Kendirli T, Çiftçi E, Özdemir H, Aysev AD, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Yaman A, Ödek Ç, İnce E. Use of colistin in pediatric patients at a pediatric intensive care unit in Turkey. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

44.

Karbuz A, Özdemir H, Tanyıldız M, Karadeniz C, Kunt S, Kavlak D, Özen M, Çiftçi E, Tutar E, İnce E. Kawasaki disease complicated by facial nerve palsy. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

45.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Durmaz R, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Karbuz A, Gökdemir R, Acar B, Ertek M, Köse SK, İnce E. Nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the introduction of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

46.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Durmaz R, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Karbuz A, Gökdemir R, Acar B, Ertek M, Köse SK, İnce E. Increasing antibiotic resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae colonizing healthy Turkish children after the introduction of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

47.

Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Durmaz R, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Karbuz A, Gökdemir R, Acar B, Ertek M, Köse SK, İnce E. Serotype distribution of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy Turkish children after the introduction of 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

48.

Öncel S, İnce E, Özsan TM, Dolapçı İ, Alvur M, Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü. Chlamydia, Chlamydophila and Mycoplasma: "Atypical" organisms extending beyond their "typical" periods in childhood lower respiratory infections. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

49.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, Turel O, Devrim İ, Yasa O, Tezer H, Dalgıç N, Uygur-Kulcu N, Bayram N, Elevli M, Çiftçi E, Alhan E, Emiroğlu M, Özen M, Şensoy G, Nuhoğlu C, Somer A, Kara A, Aygun D, Tas MA, Çelebi S, Kondolot M, Tapısız A, Velipasalioglu S, Guler E, Öncel S, Ceyhan M, Hatipoğlu N, Apa H, Ergüven M, Kılıç B, Say A, Kose E, Ekici-Tekin Z, İnce E, Özdemir H, Kocabaş E, Odabaş D, Akin F, Elmas A, Belet N, Carman KB, Çelik Ü, Çalışkan B, Yargıç ZA, Parlakay A, Akarsu S, Hacımustafaoğlu M, Öztürk M, Arısoy ES. Varicella-related hospitalizations during infancy period (< 1 year of age) in Turkey (VARICOMP study 2008-2011): Need strategies for prevention. 30th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 8-12, 2012.

50.

İnce E, Kendirli T, Yaman A, Ödek Ç, Karbuz A, Aldemir B, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Güriz H, Aysev D. Catheter associated blood stream infection in pediatric intensive care. The 4th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, Istanbul, Turkey, October 5-9, 2012.

51.

Ozkaya-Parlakay A, Abdulmumin AH, Kara A, Cengiz AB, İnce E, Çiftçi E, Tezer H, Özdemir H, Çeliker E. Views of health care staff about pandemic influenza vaccine prior to pandemics. The 4th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, Istanbul, Turkey, October 5-9, 2012.

52.

Cayan D, Bainto E, Herzog L, Burgner D, Uehara R, Ballester J, Rodo X, Burns J, International KD Climate Consortium. An apparent seasonal cycle in the occurrence of Kawasaki disesase (KD) over the globe. The 10th International Kawasaki Disease Symposium, Kyoto, Japan, February 7-10, 2012, (P-1). Pediatr Int, 54 (Suppl 1), 63 (2012).

53.

Dinleyici EÇ, Kurugol Z, Bayram N, Devrim İ, Turel O, Yasa O, Tezer H, Alhan E, Dalgıç N, Uygur-Kulcu N, Ozdemir H, Emiroglu M, Sensoy G, Çiftçi E, Nuhoglu C, Tas MA, Metin-Timur O, Elevli M, Kondolot M, Kara A, Celebi S, Tapisiz A, Aygun D, Ozen M, Guler E, Somer A, Velipasalioglu S, Oncel S, Ceyhan M, Apa H, Kuzdan C, Hatipoglu N, Erguven M, Kocabas E, Kanik A, Gulhan B, Say A, Belet N, Ince E, Sag C, Tas T, Tanir G, Bahar M, Ozturk M, Celik M, Hacimustafaoglu M, Akarsu S, Elmas A, Arisoy ES, Odabas D, Bilac B, Akca G, Akin F, Namli AR, Parlakay A, Kocaoglu C, Caliskan B, Incesoy-Ozdemir S, Yargic ZA, Celik U. The epidemiology of varicella-related hospitalizations in Turkey from 2008 to 2012: a nationwide survey during the pre-vaccine era (VARICOMP study). 31th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Milan, Italy, May 28-June 1, 2013

54.

Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Çiftçi E, Yaman A, Kuloğlu Z, Aysev AD, Kansu A, İnce E. Catheter related Leuconostoc mesenteroides bacteremia: a rare case and a novel approach. 32nd Annual Meeting of the ESPID, Dublin, Ireland, May 6-10, 2014.

55.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Karadeniz C, Çiftçi Ö, Özdemir H, Uçar T, Tutar E, Atalay S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Another face of Kawasaki. 32nd Annual Meeting of the ESPID, Dublin, Ireland, May 6-10, 2014.

56.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, Kara A, Tezer H, Tas MA, Guler E, Yasa EO, Devrim I, Çiftçi E, Ozdemir H, Akarsu S, Aygun D, Ozen M, Somer A, Bayram N, Sensoy G, Alhan E, Dalgic N, Uygur Kulcu N, Elevli M. Children with breakthrough varicella infection requiring hospitalization in Turkey (VARICOMP study 2008-2013). 33rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Leipzig, Germany, May 12-16, 2015.

57.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Begde F, Ametoglou S, Fouad AA, Kalkanci A, Karahan ZC, Aysev D, İnce E. A novel ethiological agent of kerion celsi in a child. 33rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Leipzig, Germany, May 12-16, 2015.

58.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Tural-Kara T, Çiftçi Ö, Uçar T, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Unusual combination of complications in a child with rotavirus gastroenteritis. 33rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Leipzig, Germany, May 12-16, 2015.

59.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Yıldız C, Çiftçi A, Yıldız N, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. An uncommon primary pyomyositis agent in an infant: Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 5. 33rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Leipzig, Germany, May 12-16, 2015.

60.

Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabas B, Çiftçi E, Karahanlı ZC, Dolapçı İ, Tekeli A, Ince E. Clinical features of patients hospitalized with RSV infection. 7th Europediatrics Congress Florence, Italy May 13-16 2015.

61.

Karbuz A, Karahan Z, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Tekeli A, Özdemir H, Güriz H, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Clinical and microbiologic features of PVL-positive Staphylococcus aureus strains. 9th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 18-21 November, 2015.

62.

Karbuz A, Karahan Z, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Tekeli A, Özdemir H, Güriz H, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Comparison of antibiotic susceptibility and virulance factors of Staphylococcus aureus strains causing community acquired and health-care associated pediatric infections. 9th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 18-21 November, 2015.

63.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Özdemir H, Tapısız A, Belet N, Güriz H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Complications with rotavirus: Is it worth vaccination? 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

64.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Begde F, Ametoglou S, Fouad AA, Kalkanci A, Karahan ZC, Aysev D, İnce E. Trichosporon asteroids: A novel ethiological agent of kerion celsi in a child. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

65.

Özdemir H, Tural-Kara T, Karbuz A, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. A rare infection in children: Pelvic osteomyelitis. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

66.

Kalın T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Penezoğlu DN, Başaran OU, Saygılı Ç, Erat T, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. The relationship between streptococcal tonsillopharyngitis and erythema nodosum in a child. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

67.

Tural-Kara T, Yılmaz S, Özdemir H, Özçakar ZB, Aysev AD, Çiftçi E, İnce E. A rare agent of peritoneal dialysis related peritonitis in a child: Campylobacter jejuni. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

68.

Tural-Kara T, Yahşi A, Erat T, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Petechial-purpuric rash and thrombocytopenia associated with parvovirus B19 in a 10-year-old child. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

69.

Tural-Kara T, Erat T, Özdemir H, Yahşi A, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Calcaneus osteomyelitis: Secondary to Guthrie test. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

70.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Dindar H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. A case report of congenital lober emphysema: A rare cause of hypertension. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

71.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Yılmaz S, Çiftçi E, Fitöz S, Yalçınkaya F. Bone marrow aspiration complications: Iliopsoas abscess and sacroiliac osteomyelitis. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

72.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Çiftçi E. Local complications of Bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine at the injection site. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

73.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Yahşi A, Erat T, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Fonsecaea pedrosoi: A rare cause of maxillary osteomyelitis and dental infection in a child with hematological malignancy. 1st Congress of the Young Paediatricians’ Association, İstanbul, Turkey, December 4-6, 2015.

74.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, VARICOMP Study Group: Bayram N, Devrim I, Tezer H, Yasa O, Kuzdan C, Siraneci R, Alhan E, Dalgic N, Ozdemir H, Çiftçi E, Metin O, Uygur-Kulcu N, Sensoy G, Sag C, Nuhoglu C, Tanir G, Kara A, Kondolot M, Tapisiz A, Kilic O, Celebi S, Hacimustafaoglu M, Elevli M, Tas MA, Akarsu S, Velipasalioglu S, Ozen M, Guler E, Oncel S, Emiroglu M, Somer A, Karbuz A, Turel O, Kuyucu N, Yilmaz-Ciftdogan D, Hatipoglu N, Akin F, Kara A, Gulhan B, Parlakay A, Kocabas E, Sakar M, Carman KB, Say A, Karli A, Belet N, Ince E, Aygun D, Hancerli-Torun S, Dongol M, Akaslan A, Arisoy ES. Early impact of universal single dose varicella vaccine on hospitalization in Turkey (VARICOMP Study 2008-2015). 34th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 10-14, 2016.

75.

Dinleyici EC, Kurugol Z, VARICOMP Study Group: Bayram N, Devrim I, Tezer H, Yasa O, Kuzdan C, Siraneci R, Alhan E, Dalgic N, Ozdemir H, Çiftçi E, Metin O, Uygur-Kulcu N, Sensoy G, Sag C, Nuhoglu C, Tanir G, Kara A, Kondolot M, Tapisiz A, Kilic O, Celebi S, Hacimustafaoglu M, Elevli M, Tas MA, Akarsu S, Velipasalioglu S, Ozen M, Guler E, Oncel S, Emiroglu M, Somer A, Karbuz A, Turel O, Kuyucu N, Yilmaz-Ciftdogan D, Hatipoglu N, Akin F, Kara A, Gulhan B, Parlakay A, Kocabas E, Sakar M, Carman KB, Say A, Karli A, Belet N, Ince E, Aygun D, Hancerli-Torun S, Dongol M, Akaslan A, Arisoy ES. Effectiveness of universal single dose varicella vaccine on cause of hospitalizations in Turkey (VARICOMP Study 2008-2015). 34th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 10-14, 2016.

76.

Kara A, Somer A, Çiftçi E, Hasan T, Dinleyici EC, Buyukcam A, İnce E, Karakaslilar S, Metin O, Kosker M, Ersoy B, Kara SS, Aydin P, Karbuz A, Bayhan GI, Albayrak E, Dagli A, Sutcu M, Aykac K, Cengiz H, Tural-Kara T, Sutcu ZK, Tekin T, Bedir T. The attitude of parents to the earache of their children: multicenter questionnaire study, PEDIOTAL-I. 34th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 10-14, 2016.

77.

Gayretli Aydın ZG, Buyukcam A, Kara A, Penfungal Study Group; Adem Karbuz, Ahmet Soysal, Anil Aktas Tapisiz, Aslinur Ozkaya Parlakay, Ayper Somer, Bahar Caliskan, Bilge Aldemir Kocabas, Dicle Sener Okur, Dilek Yılmaz Ciftdogan, Emin Sami Arisoy, Emine Kocabas, Ergin Çiftçi, Erol Erduran, Fadıl Vardar, Gonul Tanir, Gulnar Sensoy, Gulsum Iclal Bayhan, Ilker Devrim, Melda Celik, Melike Emiroglu, Metehan Ozen, Muhammet Kosker, Muferett Erguven, Nazan Dalgıc, Nevin Hatipoglu, Nur Oz, Nursen Belet, Ozge Metin Akcan, Ozgür Ceylan, Rengin Siraneci, Sefika Elmas Bozdemir, Serdar Ozkasap, Solmaz Celebi, Umit Çelik, Yıldız Camcioglu, Aybuke Akaslan Kara, Begul Kupeli, Belgin Gulhan, Eda Albayrak, Emine Hafize, Emine Olcay Yasa, Emine Turkkan, Hasan Tezer, Murat Sutcu, Nuri Bayram, Sami Hatipoglu, Selim Oncel, Taylan Celik, Yasemin Altuner Torun, Yavuz Koksal, Ummuhan Cay, Ahu Kara, Mustafa Asim Yoruk, Tugba Bedir Demirdag. Pediatric neutropenic patients care in Turkey. 34th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Brighton, United Kingdom, May 10-14, 2016.

78.

Çullas-İlarslan NE, Erdeve Ö, Günay F, Tekin D, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Kendirli T, Tutkak H, Elhan AH, Atalay S. Measurement of urinary amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in childhood lower respiratory tract infections: May it serve as an indicator of clinical severity? The 6th Congress of the European Academy of Paediatric Societies, Geneva, Switzerland, 21-25 October, 2016.

79.

Büyükcam A, Bedir T, Gülhan B, Özdemir H, Sütcü M, Düzgöl M, Arslan A, Tekin T, Solmaz Ç, Kukul MG, Bayhan Gİ, Köşker M, Karbuz A, Çelik M, Kocabay Sütçü Z, Metin Ö, Karakaşlılar S, Dağlı A, Kara SS, Albayrak E, Kanık S, Tezer H, Özkaya Parlakay A, Çiftçi E, Somer A, Devrim İ, Kurugöl NZ, Dinleyici EÇ, Atla P, Kara A. Pediatricians’ attitudes and management towards otitis media and ear pain in Turkey. 35th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Madrid, Spain, May 23-27, 2017.

80.

Erat T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Azapağası E, Perk O, Kendirli T, Ünal İnce E, Atasay B, Ünal E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Bloodstream infections caused by Serratia marcescens in paediatric patients. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P258). Arch Dis Child, 102, A134 (2017).

81.

Erat T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Süzen E, Özdemir H, Ertem M, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Severe neutropenia and MSSA lymphadenitis after influenza-B infection. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P261). Arch Dis Child, 102, A135 (2017).

82.

Erat T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Ünal-İnce E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Nosocomial pneumonia caused by Legionella pneumophila in a paediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipient for thalassemia major. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P263). Arch Dis Child, 102, A136 (2017).

83.

Erat T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Kawasaki disease in three-month-old boy following immunisation with rotavirus vaccine. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P264). Arch Dis Child, 102, A136 (2017).

84.

Erat T, Yahşi A, Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Aysev D, İnce E, Çiftçi E. An outbreak of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia pseudobacteremia in a paediatric hospital associated with contaminated citrated tube. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P266). Arch Dis Child, 102, A136-A137 (2017).

85.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Aysev AD, İleri DT, İnce E, Taçyıldız N, Ünal E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Bloodstream infections in paediatric immunocompromised patients, responsible pathogens, antibiotic susceptibility patterns and treatment outcomes: experience of single centre in Turkey. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P268). Arch Dis Child, 102, A137 (2017).

86.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Aysev AD, Taçyıldız N, Ünal E, İleri DT, İnce E, Haskoloğlu Ş, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Responsible pathogens of paediatric implantable long term catheter related blood stream infections and effectiveness of antibiotic lock therapy. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P269). Arch Dis Child, 102, A138 (2017).

87.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Yahşi A, Erat T, Bingöl Koloğlu M, Fitöz S, Tutar E, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Clinical characteristics of childhood hydatid disease: a single tertiary centre experience from Turkey. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P270). Arch Dis Child, 102, A138 (2017).

88.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Yıldız N, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Erat T, Yahşi A, Doğu F, Tutar E, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Underlying disease and causative microorganisms of recurrent pneumonia in children: 13-year study in a university hospital. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P271). Arch Dis Child, 102, A138-A139 (2017).

89.

Yahşi A, Erat T, Özdemir H, Tural-Kara T, Altun EZ, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, İnce E, Çiftçi E. The importance of directly observed therapy in perinatal tuberculosis. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P272). Arch Dis Child, 102, A139 (2017).

90.

Yahşi A, Erat T, Özdemir H, Tural-Kara T, Erol R, Eminoğlu FT, İnce E, Çobanoğlu N, Fitöz S, Doğu F, İnce E, Çiftçi E. An unexpected disease in an infant with pancytopenia and pulmonary abscess: glycogen storage disease type 1b. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P274). Arch Dis Child, 102, A139-A140 (2017).

91.

Yahşi A, Erat T, Özdemir H, Tural-Kara T, Yalçınkaya F, İnce E, Çiftçi E. First day fever: diagnosis? Hyperimmunoglobulinemia D syndrome. 8th Europediatrics Congress, Bucharest, Romania, June 7-10, 2017, (P278). Arch Dis Child, 102, A141 (2017).

92.

Baselga-Moreno V, Puig-Barberà J, Stolyarov K, Burtseva E, Mira-Iglesias A, Draganescu A, Unal S, Koul P, Kyncl J, Kuatbayeva A, McNeil S, Ben-Salah A, Ruiz-Palacios GM, Zhang T, Guglieri-López B, Pisareva M, Trushakova S, Pitigoi D, Durusu M, López-Labrador FX, Bali N, Mandakova Z, Ambrose A, Ben Khlil J, Guerrero-Almeida ML, Shan W, Ben Jemaa M, Díez-Domingo J, Sominina A for the Global Influenza Hospital Surveillance Network (GIHSN). Admissions with influenza and influenza vaccine effectiveness, Global Influenza Hospital Surveillance Network. Preliminary results, Northern Hemisphere, 2016/2017 Influenza season. 6th ESWI Influenza Conference, Riga, Latvia, September 10-13, 2017.

93.

Durusu-Tanriover M, Bagci-Bosi AT, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Özdemir H, Özışık L, Bilgin E, Tülek N, Özsoy M, Güzel Tunçcan Ö, Özgen Ö, Kara A, Tanır-Başaranoğlu S, Aykaç K, Azap A, Ayan F, Ünal S. High prevalence of influenza positivity among patients hospitalized for influenza-like illness in the 2016-17 season. 28th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Madrid, Spain, 21-24 April, 2018.

94.

Tanır-Basaranoglu Sevgen, Aykac K, Bayhan C, Arıkan K, Büyükcam A, Dalgic N, Celebi S, Çiftçi E, Özdemir H, Vardar F, Alabaz D, Kocabas E, Somer A, Yılmaz-Çiftdoğan D, Öncel S, Arısoy ES, Bayhan Gİ, Turel Ö, Camcıoğlu Y, Keser M, Belet N, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Çelik M, Çetin B, Tanir G, Polat M, Karbuz A, Hatipoğlu N, Cengiz AB, Kara A. Evaluation of epidemiological and demographic data of invasive Candida isolates in paediatric patients: a multicentred study in Turkey, preliminary data. 28th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Madrid, Spain, 21-24 April, 2018.

95.

Havan M, Kendirli T, Perk O, Özsoy G, Özcan S, Azapağası E, Parlar T, Yahşi A, Erat T, Özdemir H, Guriz H, Karahan ZC, Çiftçi E, İnce E. A major clinical challenge in pediatric intensive care unit with pandrug-resistant OXA-48 Klebsiella pneumoniae outbreak. 9th Congress of the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies, Singapore, Singapore, June 9-13, 2018, (P191). Pediatr Crit Care Med, 19, 106 (2018).

96.

Köstel-Bal S, Haskoloğlu Ş, Cancan-Erat T, Çiftçi E, Boztuğ K, Doğu F, İkincioğulları A. A rare diagnosis with recurrent abscesses: Spesific granule deficiency. 18th Biennial Meeting of the European Society for Immunodeficiencies, Lisbon, Portugal, 24-27 October 2018.

97.

Özdemir H, Ekin N, Yıldız C, Güriz H, Nar-Ötgün S, Çakmak-Taşkın E, Çiftçi E, İnce E.  The serotype distribution and antibiotic susceptibility patterns of children with invasive pneumococcal infection after the addition of PCV13 vaccine to the Turkish National Vaccine Schedule. 37th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 6-11, 2019.

98.

Çakmak-Taşkın E, Özdemir H, Konca K, Arga G, Özcan S, Havan M, Güriz H, Kendirli T, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Healthcare-associated infections due to Acinetobacter spp. in a pediatric intensive care unit: A single center experience. 37th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 6-11, 2019.

99.

Aliyeva G, Özdemir H, Çakmak-Taşkın E, Fitöz S, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Clinical features of children with deep neck infections: A single center experience. 37th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Ljubljana, Slovenia, May 6-11, 2019.

100.

Çakmak-Taşkın E, Özdemir H, Konca K, Arga G, Çiftçi E, İnce E. An adolescent girl with ulcus vulvae acutum. 9th Europaediatrics Congress, Dublin, Ireland, 13-15 June 2019.

101.

Begüm M, Çakmak-Taşkın E, Özdemir H, Kendirli T, Karahan ZC, İnce E, Çiftçi E. Clinical features of bocavirus infections in children. The 11th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (WSPID), Manila, the Philippines, 5-8 November, 2019.

 

 

C. Articles Published in English in National Journals:

 

1.

Çiftçi E, Doğru Ü, Güriz H, Aysev AD, İnce E. Antibiotic susceptibility of Streptococcus pyogenes strains isolated from throat cultures of children with tonsillopharyngitis. Journal of Ankara Medical School, 25, 15-20 (2003).

2.

Kendirli T, Naçar N, Çiftçi E, Belgemen T, İnce E, Tutar E. Cardiac troponin I in acute myocarditis treated with a 12-hour infusion of high dose intravenous immunoglobulin. Journal of Ankara Medical School, 25, 89-94 (2003).

3.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Belgemen T, Fitöz S, Deda G, Doğru Ü. Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis associated with Epstein-Barr virus infection. Journal of Ankara Medical School, 25, 149-154 (2003).

4.

Çiftçi E, İnce E, Fitöz S, Doğru Ü. A case of idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis presenting with pulmonary hemorrhage during Epstein-Barr virus infection. Journal of Ankara Medical School, 25, 155-160 (2003).

5.

Dalgıç N, İnce E, Çiftçi E, Öncel S, Güneş M, Fitöz S, Doğru Ü. Acute viral acalculous cholecystitis due to viral hepatitis A. Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, 58, 78-80 (2005).

6.

Dalgıç N, İnce E, Çiftçi E, Öncel S, Arıcı ZS, Bingöl-Koloğlu M, Doğru Ü. Infected mesenteric cyst: A case report. Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, 58, 138-140 (2005).

7.

İnce E, Çiftçi E, Kendirli T, Ertem M, Güriz H, Aysev AD, Fitöz S, Erdem B, Doğru Ü. Lung abscess and osteomyelitis of the ribs caused by Salmonella irumu in a child with S-β+-thalassemia. Ankara Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi Mecmuası, 58, 142-145 (2005).

8.

Belet N, Tapısız A, Çiftçi E, İnce E, Doğru Ü. Varicella-related hospitalization in children: A retrospective study in the pre-vaccine era in Ankara, Turkey. Çocuk Enf Derg, 3, 1-4 (2009).

9.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Metin-Timur Ö, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Ceftriaxone resistance in Shigella flexneri is a worldwide problem: Case of a child from Turkey. J Pediatr Inf, 8, 86-88 (2014).

10.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Periorbital and orbital cellulitis: From presentation to outcome. J Pediatr Inf, 8, 148-152 (2014).

11.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Petechial-purpuric rash, leukopenia and thrombocytopenia associated parvovirus B19. J Clin Anal Med, 7, 414-416 (2016).

12.

Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Karbuz A, Çiftçi E, Beğde F, Ametoglou S, Adil Fouad A, Kalkancı A, Ceren Karahan Z, Aysev D, İnce E. Trichosporon asteroides: A novel etiologic agent of Kerion celsi in a child. İzmir Dr. Behçet Uz Çocuk Hast. Dergisi, 6, 151-154 (2016).

13.

Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Özdemir H, Tanyıldız M, Karadeniz C, Özen M, Çiftçi E, Tutar E, İnce E. Facial nerve palsy associated with Kawasaki disease: A case report and review of the literature. İzmir Dr. Behçet Uz Çocuk Hast. Dergisi, 6, 157-161 (2016).

14.

Karbuz A, Aldemir-Kocabaş B, Yalman A, Kuloğlu Z, Aysev AD, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Catheter related Leuconostoc mesenteroides bacteremia: a rare case and review of the literature. J Pediatr Res, 4, 35-38 (2017).

15.

Kendirli T, Yaman A, Ödek Ç, Özdemir H, Karbuz, H, Aldemir, Güriz H, Ateş C, Özsoy G, Aysev D, Çiftçi E, İnce E. Central line-associated bloodstream infections in pediatric intensive care unit. J Pediatr Emerg Intensive Care Med, 4, 42-46 (2017).

16.

Çullas-İlarslan NE, Erdeve Ö, Günay F, Tekin D, Özdemir H, Çiftçi E, Kendirli T, Tutkak H, Elhan AH, Atalay S. Measurement of urinary amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide in childhood lower respiratory tract infections: an indicator of clinical severity? J Pediatr Res, 4, 200-205 (2017).

17.

Tural-Kara T, Özdemir H, Erat T, Yahşi A, Çiftçi E. Local cutaneous complications after Bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine: experience of a single center. Int J Clin Pediatr, 6, 37-41 (2017).