Levent KART - Professor, M.D.

CIRRICULUM VITAE

Levent Kart, M.D., Assoc.Prof.

IDENTIFYING DATA:

Date of Birth: 07, 10, 1970
Place of Birth: Konya, City
Nationality: TURKEY

ACADEMIC HISTORY:

University attended, dates, degrees:
M.D., Selçuk University, Medical Faculty, 1993

Residency Training:
Erciyes University, Medical Faculty (1993-1998)

Specialist physician in Pulmonary Medicine
Kayseri Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases Hospital (1998-2001)

Assistant Professor: Zonguldak Karaelmas University
School of Medicine Department of Pulmonary Medicine, 2001-2004

Associate Professor: Zonguldak Karaelmas University School of
Medicine Department of Pulmonary Medicine, 2004-2009

Associate Professor: Istanbul Bezmialem VS Research and Training Hospital Chief of Pulmonology and Medical ICU 2009-2010

Professor: Bezmialem Vakif University Medical Faculty Dept of Pulmonology and Critical Care 2010---

Observer:

1- Osmangazi University, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Dr. Muzaffer Metintas, Dr Irfan Ucgun 2003

2- Ankara University, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Dr. Doganay Alper, Dr Özlem Gurkan 2003

3- Florida University Medical faculty Department of Surgical Critical Care

PUBLICATIONS:

Articles in International Journals:

  1. Kart L, Altın R, Tor M, Gulmez I, Oymak FS, Atmaca H, Erdem F. “Antituberculosis Drug Resistance Patterns in Turkey: A Retrospective Analysis”. Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials. 1: 6 (2002)
  2. Kart L, Tor M,  Altin R, Tekin İÖ,  Sayarlıoglu H, Ustundag Y, Gün BD. “Common variable immunodeficiency in an adult with recurrent pneumonia”. Monaldi of Archive for Chest Disease. 59(1): 84-7, (2003)
  3. Kart L, Buyukoglan H, Tekin IO, Altin R, Senturk Z, Gulmez I, Demir R, Ozesmi M. “Correlation of TNF–Alpha, IL-4 and sIL-2 levels with Radiologic and Clinical Manifestations in Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis”. Mediators of Inflammation, 12, 9-14 (2003)
  4. Kiraz K, Kart L, Demir R, Oymak S, Gulmez I, , Unalacak M, Ozesmi M. “Chronic bronchitis of rural women living under biomass fume exposure”. Clinical Investigative Medicine. 26(5); 243-8, (2003)
  5. Kart L, Akduman D, Altın R, Tor M, Unalacak M, Begendik F, Erdem F, Alparslan U.   “Fourteen-Years Trend of Tuberculosis Dynamics in The Northwest Region Of Turkey”. Respiration. 70(5): 468-74, (2003).
  6. Kart L, Sarikaya S, Gurel A, Altin R, Armutcu F, Tor M, Ozdolap S. “Rheumatoid Factor Seroposıtıvıty and Rheumatoid Symptoms in Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis”.  Clinical Rheumatology. Oct;22(4-5):365-6. (2003)
  7. Erdem Z, Altın R, Erdem O, Kargı S, Kart L, Çınar F. “Blood flow velocity in the extraocular vessels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome on color Doppler imaging”. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound. 31(5): 250-57, (2003).
  8. Altın R, Erol Y, Özdemir H, Kart L, Özen Ö, Yazıcıoğlu KM. “Localized benign pleural mesothelioma: A case report”. Monaldi of Archive for Chest Disease. 59 (2), (2003)
  9. Gulmez I, Kart L, Buyukoglan H, O Er,  Balkanli S, Ozesmi M. “Evaluation of Malignant Mesothelioma in Central Anatolia: A Study Of Sixty-Seven Cases”. Canadian Respiratory Journal. 2004 May-Jun;11(4):287-90.
  10. Savranlar A, Altın R, Mahmutyazıcıoğlu K, Özdemir H, Kart L, Özer T, Gündoğdu S. Comparison of chest radiography and high resolution computed tomography findings in early and low grade coal worker’s pneumoconiosis. European Journal of Radiology 2004 Aug;51(2):175-80
  11. Aydın M, Altın R, Özeren A, Kart L, Bilge M, Unalacak M. “Cardiac Autonomic Activity in Obstructive Sleep Apnea;  Time Dependent and Spectral Analysis of Heart Rate Variability Using 24-Hour Holter Electrocardiogram. Texas Heart Institute Journal. 2004;31(2):132-6.
  12. Ozdemir H, Altin R, Sogut A, Cınar F, Mahmutyazıcıoglu K, Kart L, Uzun L, Davsancı H, Gundogdu S Tomac N. “Craniofacial differences according to AHI scores of children with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome: cephalometric study in 39 patients”. Pediatr Radiol 34: 393–399 (2004)
  13. Altin R, Kart L, Tekin İ, Armutcu F, Tor M, Örnek T. “The presence of promatrix metalloproteinases-3 (prommp-3) and its relation with different categories of coal worker’s pneumoconiosis”. Mediators of Inflammation 15(2): 105-109, (2004)
  14. Özyurt H, Sögüt S, Yıldırım Z, Kart L, Iraz M, Armutçu F, Temel I, Özen S, Uzun A, Akyol O. “Inhibitory effect of caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) on bleomycine induced lung fibrosis in rats”. Clinica Chimica Acta. 339: 65–75 (2004)
  15. Altin R, Savranlar A, Kart L, Mahmutyazicioglu K, Ozdemir H, Akdag B, Gundogdu S. “Presence and HRCT quantification of bronchiectasis in coal workers”. European Journal of Radiology 2004 Nov;52(2):157-63.
  16. Kargi SH, Altın R, Koksal M, Kart L, Cinar F, Ugurbas SH, Ayoglu F. “Retinal nerve fibre layer measurements are reduced in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome”. Eye. 2004 Aug 27 [Epub ahead of print]
  17. Özdemir H. Altın R, Mahmutyazıcıoğlu K, Kart L, Uzun L, Savranlar A, Davşancı H, Gundoğdu S. “Evaluation of paranasal sinuses mucosa in CWP; a CT study. Archives of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 2004 Sep;130(9):1052-5
  18. Altin R,  Armutcu F, Kart L, Gurel A, Savranlar A, Özdemir H. “Antioxidant Response at Early Stages and Low Grades of Simple Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis Diagnosed by High Resolution Computed Tomography”. The journal of environmental medicine and Hygine. (2004); 207(5):455-62.
  19. Sogut S, Ozyurt H, Armutcu F, Kart L, Iraz M, Akyol O, Temel I, Ozen S, Kaplan S, Yildirim Z. “Erdosteine prevents bleomycin-induced pulmonary  fibrosis in rats” Europan  Journal of  Pharmacology  2004, 494: 213– 220
  20. Ince A, Kart L, Demir R, Ozyurt M.S. Allergenic Pollen in the Atmosphere of Kayseri, Turkey. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology. 2004 Jun-Sep;22(2-3):123-32
  21. Unalacak M., Altin R, Kart L., Tor M, Ornek T, Altunel H. Smoking prevalence, behavior and nicotine addiction among coal workers in Zonguldak, Turkey. Journal of Occupational Medicine. 2004 Jul;46(4):289-95.
  22. Altin R, Ozdemir H, Mahmutyazıcıoğlu K, Kart L, Uzun L, Ozer T, Savranlar A, Aydin M. The Evaluation of Carotid Artery Wall Thickness with B-mode high-resolution ultrasonography in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound 2005 Feb;33(2):80-86.
  23. Altin R, Ozdolap S, Savranlar A, Sarikaya S, Tor M, Kart L, Ozdemir H. Comparison of early and late pleuropulmonary findings of ankylosing spondylitis by high-resolution computed tomography and effects on patients' daily life. Clin Rheumatol. 2005 Feb;24(1):22-28.
  24. Sogut A, Altin R, Uzun L, Ugur MB, Tomac N, Acun C, Kart L, Can G. Prevalence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and associated symptoms in 3 to 11 years old Turkish children. Pediatric Pulmonology 2005 Mar;39(3):251-6.
  25. Ozer T, Altin R, Ugurbas SH, Ozer Y, Mahmutyazicioglu K, Kart L. Color Doppler evaluation of the ocular arterial flow changes in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Eur J Radiol. 2006;57(1):63-8. 
  26. Peksoy I, Ugur MB, Altin R, Cinar F, Uzun L, Cabuk M, Kart L. Evaluation of nasal mucociliary functions with rhinoscintigraphy in coal workers' pneumoconiosis. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2005;67(3):163-7.
  27. Koca R, Altin R, Konuk N, Altinyazar HC, Kart L. Sleep disturbance in patients with lichen simplex chronicus and its relationship to nocturnal scratching: A case control study. South Med J. 2006 May;99(5):482-5.
  28. Buyukoglan H, Gulmez I, Kelestimur F, Kart L, Oymak FS, Demir R, Ozesmi M. Leptin levels in various manifestations of pulmonary tuberculosis. Mediators of Inflammation (2006)
  29. Armutcu F, Cabuk M, Gurel A, Atmaca H, Kart L. Caffeic acid phenethyl ester and vitamin E moderates IL-1b and IL-6 in bleomycin-induced pulmonary fibrosis in rats Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology 2007; 88 209–212;
  30. Yorgancioğlu A, Türktaş H, Kalayci O, Yardim N, Buzgan T, Kocabaş A, Karlikaya C, Yildiz F, Ergün P, Mungan D, Kart L, Göktaş E,.. et al. The WHO global alliance against chronic respiratory diseases in Turkey (GARD Turkey). Tuberk Toraks. 2009;57(4):439-52.
  31. Gökçe M, Saydam O, Altin R, Kart L. Giant bulla mimicking tension pneumothorax. Tuberk Toraks. 2009;57(4):435-8.
  32. Cabuk M, Ozdolap S, Altin R, Kart L, Peksoy I, Sarikaya S, Aksoy NB, Besir HF,Mahmutyazicioglu K. Lung clearance of 99mTc-DTPA in ankylosing spondylitis. Hell J Nucl Med. 2009 Jan-Apr;12(1):17-21.
  33. Kart L, Dutgun Y, Altin R, Ornek T, Kiran S. Prevalence of major obstructive sleep apnea syndrome symptoms in coal miners and normal adults. Tuberk Toraks 2010 2010; 58(3): 261-267
  34. Kart L, Atmaca H, Erboy F, Bayraktaroglu T, Altin R, Mungan G, Tor M, Atalay F. Adrenal functions of COPD patients with acute respiratory failure in intensive care unit. Submitted for Publication.
  35. L Kart, T Bayraktar, H Atmaca, İ Tekin, H Tanrıverdi, R Altın, M Araslı, İ Gulmez, Serumghereline, leptin, tnf alpha and il-6 levels in patients with active lung tuberculosis. Submitted for Publication.

Articles in national journals:

  1. Özer T, Kart L, Örnek T, Özer Y, Çabuk M, Altın R. Pulmoner emboli ön tanısıyla bilgisayarlı spiral anjiotomografi istenen olguların değerlendirilmesi. Tıp Araştırmaları Dergisi 2006 4(1):22-28
  2. Akkoyunlu E, Altın R, Kart L, Tor M, Altunkaya SA, Atalay F, Örnek T. Akut masif pulmoner embolide lokal vasküler trombolitik uygulama. Akciğer Arşivi Nisan 2006
  3. F Armutçu, S Söğüt, A Gürel, L Kart, Ö Coşkun. Oxidant And Antioxidant Status Of Plasma and Erythrocyte in The Bleomycin-Administered Rats: The Protective Role of Erdosteine and Vitamin E. Türk Hematoloji-Onkoloji Dergisi  14(4):205-13,2004
  4. Altın R, Kart L, Ünalacak M, Dutkun Y, Örnek T. Tıp Fakültesi Hastanesinde Çalışanlarda Sigara İçme Alışkanlığı ve Bilgilerinin Değerlendirilmesi. Afyon Kocatepe Üniversitesi Tıp Dergisi 5: 63- 67 Mayıs 2004
  5. Altın R, Üstündağ Y, Aydemir S, Kart L, Özdemir H, Numanoğlu G. Complicated pneumoconiosis simulating pulmonary metastases or lung cancer: A case report. Akciğer arşivi 2005; 6: 81-83
  6. Kart L. “Silikosis”. Türkiye Klinikleri Göğüs Hastalıkları. Çevresel ve Mesleksel akciğer hastalıkları özel sayısı. Editor: Prof Dr Ayten Filiz, Mayıs (2004)
  7. Ermis B, Armutcu F, Gurel A, Kart L, Demircan N, Altin R, Demirel F.Trace Elements Status in Children With Bronchial Asthma”. Europan Journal of General Medicine. 1(1): 4-8 (2004)
  8. Söğüt A, Aydın M, Altın R, Acun C, Çınar F, Tomaç N, Kart L, Özeren A. Obstrüktif uyku apneli çocuklarda kardiyak otonomik aktivitenin kalp hızı değişkenliği ile değerlendirilmesi. Çocuk Dergisi 2004 vol 4.2, 88-92
  9. Altın R, Özdolap Ş, Savranlar A, Sarıkaya S, Kart L. Romatoid artrit olgularında YRBT bulguları. Tıp araştırmaları dergisi 2004 (basıma kabul edildi).
  10. Armutcu F,  Altın R, Gurel A, Kart L. Analysıs of Carcınoembryonıc Antıgen, Neuron Specıfıc Enolase, Cytokeratın 21-1 and Ferrıtın Levels in Coal Miners. Europan Journal of General Medicine. 1(1): 14-18 (2004)
  11. Kart L, Kiraz K, Buyukoglan  H, Ozesmi M, Senturk Z, Gulmez I, Demir R, Oymak FS Tracheobronchopathia osteochondroplastica: iki olgu ve liteartürün incelenmesi. Tüberküloz ve Toraks Dergisi. 2004;52(3):268-71.
  12. Kart L. “KOAH’ta Tanı Yöntemleri”. Türkiye Klinikleri Göğüs Hastalıkları. KOAH özel sayısı. Editor: Prof Dr Ramazan Demir, 1: 18-24 (2003)
  13. Altın R, Kart L. “Bissinosis”. Solunum Hastalıkları. 14 (1): 71-75(2003).
  14. Örnek T, Kart L, Altın R, Uçan B, Tor M, Dutkun Y, Aktunç E. “Farklı klinikle seyreden iki miliyer tüberküloz  olgusu”. Tıp Araştırmaları Dergisi, 1(2): 33-36 (2003)
  15. Kart L, Gülmez İ, Çetinkaya F, Çetin M, Demir R, Özemsi M. The pulmonary function parameters of healthy people in the urban area in Turkey. Turkish Respiratory Journal; 3 (2): 48-52 (2002)
  16. Oymak FS, Karahan İ, Bilgin M, Kart L, Gülmez İ, Demir R, Özemsi M. “Üst ekstremite derin ven trombozları: Risk faktörleri tanı ve komplikasyonlar”. Toraks Dergisi, 2 ;41-48 (2001)
  17. Kart L, Demir R, Koç N, Oğuzkaya M, Gülmez İ, Oymak FS, Özemsi M. “KOAH akut alevlenmelerinde etkili mikroorganizmaların steril fırça ile değerlendirilmesi”. Solunum Hastalıkları; 12:112-117, (2001)
  18. Oymak FS, Kart L, Gülmez I, Demir R, Özemsi M. “Üç farklı yöntemle alınan kan gazı ölçümlerinin karşılaştırılması”. Tuberküloz ve Toraks Dergisi. 49: 41-45, (2001)
  19. L. Kart, F.S. Oymak, İ. Karahan, Ş. Ünal, İ. Gülmez, R. Demir, M. Özesmi. “Pulmoner arter trombozlarında klinik ve radyolojik tanı”. Tüberküloz ve Toraks Dergisi: 48:52-56 (2000)
  20. L. Kart, R. Demir, M. Keçeli, Canöz Ö, İ. Gülmez, , M. Özesmi. “Dalakta kitle nedeniyle opere edilen bir dalak tüberkülozu olgusu”. Tüberküloz ve Toraks Dergisi, 48:248-250. (2000)
  21. L Kart, İ Gülmez, E Kocakoç, R Demir, M Özesmi. “BT ile tanı konulmuş bir trakeobronkomegali olgusu”. Erciyes Tıp Dergisi 20(1)75-77, (1998)
  22. AC Durak, E Kocakoç, L Kart, E. Vurdem, A. Kırış, İ. Karahan, A. Coşkun. “Plevral sıvıların US görünümlerine göre nedenlerin değerlendirilmesi ve eşlik eden bulgular”. Klinik Bilimler ve Doktor Dergisi 3(4); 369-372 (1998)
  23. L Kart, İ Gülmez, K. Kiraz, R Demir, M Özesmi. “Plörezilerde etyolojik faktörler”. Solunum Hastalıkları: 20,75-77 (1998)
  24. FS Oymak, L Kart, O Kontaş, E. Kocakoç. “Süperior vena kava sendromuna yol açan dev bir malign timoma olgusu”. Erciyes Tıp Dergisi 19(3):; 182-184 (1997)