Patterns of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use among Turkish Cancer Patients


Yildiz İ. , Ozguroglu M., TOPTAŞ T., Turna H., Sen F., Yildiz M.

JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, cilt.16, ss.383-390, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/jpm.2012.0226
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.383-390

Özet

Background: The aim of this study was to determine the tendency to use complementary/alternative medicine (CAM) by patients with cancer in Turkey, and to compare sociodemographic and medical characteristics, perceptions, and quality of life of users and nonusers of CAM.