Complementary and alternative medicine use in patients with mental disorders in Turkey


BAHÇECİ B., Bagcioglu E., Ozturk A., Bulbul F., Sahiner İ. V., Tuncer B. E., ...More

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.19, no.4, pp.221-226, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2013.06.005
  • Journal Name: COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.221-226
  • Keywords: Complementary medicine, Alternative medicine, Mental health, Socio-demographic variables, UNITED-STATES, PRIMARY-CARE, THERAPIES, HEALTH, CANCER, PREVALENCE, ILLNESS, TRENDS, ADULTS, COST
  • Kütahya Health Sciences University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use and the associated socio-demographic factors among patients with mental disorders in the Turkish community.