Frequency of comorbid illnesses in cancer patients in Turkey

Abali H., Ata A., Ozdogan M., Turhal S., Cabuk D., Seyrek E., et al.

JOURNAL OF BUON, cilt.16, ss.557-560, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.557-560


Purpose: Comorbidities in cancer patients can adversely affect the management and outcome of their primary illnesses at all levels from diagnosis to therapy. We sought to examine comorbid conditions of cancer patients, treated at 4 university hospitals, each representing a different geographic location in Turkey.