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Major congenital anomalies: a five-year retrospective regional study in Turkey.
We examined the distribution and demographic characteristics of congenital anomalies in a Turkish province for five years. The records of 63,159 live births between 2000 and 2004 were examinedExpand
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Nursing Students’ Self-Reported Knowledge of Genetics and Genetic Education
Introduction: Nurses need to use genetic information in care; several areas of current need include primary care, public health, cardiovascular, geriatric and oncology nursing. Nursing faculties mayExpand
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Nurses' professed knowledge of genetics and genetic counseling.
All over the world, the increased awareness of the importance of early diagnosis of genetic diseases has given them priority in primary health care. However, more recent surveys indicate thatExpand
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Genetics and genetic counseling: Practices and opinions of primary care physicians in Turkey
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to assess the educational needs of physicians relating to genetics and genetic counseling in the Denizli region of Turkey.Methods: Data were collected byExpand
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Midwives’ Approach to Genetic Diseases and Genetic Counseling in Denizli, Turkey
The purpose of this study was to evaluate Denizli midwives’ self-reported knowledge of genetic diseases and genetic counseling. Data was collected on forms that obtained information about midwivesExpand
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Retrospective analysis of live birth prevalence of children with Down syndrome in Denizli, Turkey.
Down syndrome (DS) is the most frequent chromosome abnormality among live births. Its prevalence increases with maternal age, and can be diagnosed by antenatal screening. We examined prevalenceExpand
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Evaluation of cancer records from 2000-2004 in Denizli, Turkey.
Objective information about cancer incidence is important for planning control programs. We examined the distribution of cancer cases recorded in Denizli province, Turkey. A total of 2185 cancerExpand
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Elevated micronucleus frequencies in patients with pleural plaque secondary to environmental exposure to asbestos.
We examined genotoxic damage and frequency of micronuclei in people living in the Bekilli and Suller districts of Denizli city who had been diagnosed with pleural plaques as a result of environmentalExpand
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Apoptoz: Programlı Hücre Ölümü
T Klin J Med Sci 2003, 23 499 Fizyolojik ya da programlanmı hücre ölümü olarak tanımlanan apoptoz biyoloji alanında olduu kadar temel ve klinik tıp bilimlerinde de ilgi çeken bir konudur. PatolojikExpand
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Lack of association between catalase gene polymorphism (T/C exon 9) and susceptibility to vitiligo in a Turkish population.
Accumulation of hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)) and low catalase (CAT) activity have been demonstrated in the epidermis of vitiligo patients. We investigated a possible association between the CAT exonExpand
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