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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2013.06.005
  • Title of Journal : COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • 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

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.