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Die vorliegende Studie zeigt erstmals in Deutschland für eine unselektierte Bevölkerungsgruppe Älterer (n = 214) die Behandlungserfolge bzw. Folgen von proximalen Femurfrakturen auf. Die Inzidenz der Frakturen lag bei dieser Altersgruppe bei 636,9/100 000 Einwohner, 31,8% der Frakturen ereigneten sich bei Heimbewohnern. Das durchschnittliche Alter lag bei(More)
Impairments in social functioning commonly seen in schizophrenia are thought to be mediated by deficits in the domains of social cognition. Some previous research has explored how social cognitive skills and psychotic symptoms are associated with social functioning, however these associations are still under debate. The main aim of this study was to(More)
OBJECTIVE to examine mortality, mobility, pain, institutionalization rates six month after hip fractures. DESIGN observational study, non-selected consecutive patients, time-set protocol. SETTING urban area (population n = 116,5000), five hospitals. PARTICIPANTS hip fracture patients (n = 214), age 65 + years (mean 82.4 years). MEASUREMENTS age,(More)
BACKGROUND We aimed to investigate anxiety, depression and sexual satisfaction levels and the effects of depression and anxiety upon the sexual satisfaction of Turkish breast cancer patients and their partners. MATERIALS AND METHODS Data were collected from one hundred breast cancer patients and their partners, using three forms: one covering information(More)
BACKGROUND Cervical cancer is one of the ten most frequent cancers in Turkey. We here examined knowledge about cervical cancer in relation to Papanicolaou (Pap) testing among female primary health care workers in Hatay, a city is located in the south of Turkey. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study was completed on 261 women healthcare workers who were or had(More)
We aimed to investigate anxiety, depression and sexual satisfaction levels of testicular cancer survivors (TCSs) and compare the scores with healthy men's. The Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS), Golombok-Rust Inventory of Sexual Satisfaction (GRISS) and European Organization for Research on Treatment of Cancer Questionnaires Quality of Life-C30(More)
BACKGROUND In this study prognostic correlations of histopathologic parameters and the Ki-67 proliferation index and as well as the diagnostic value of immunohistochemical markers in pheochromocytomas were evaluated. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 22 patients diagnosed with a pheochromocytoma between 2000-2010 in Izmir Katip Celebi University Ataturk(More)
BACKGROUND We here examined the awareness of female health employees (doctors, nurses, midwives) working in primary health care service about cervical cancer and its risk factors. Additionally attitude and behavior for gynecologic examination and pap smear screening were researched. MATERIALS AND METHODS This cross-sectional, descriptive study concerned(More)
BACKGROUND Although adjuvant chemotherapy is a standard treatment in stage III colon cancer, its benefit is not as clear for stage II patients. In this retrospective analysis, we aimed to evaluate the survival of patients with low-risk stage II colon cancer, the efficacy of adjuvant chemotherapy in high-risk stage II colon cancer patients, and prognostic(More)
BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common cause of deaths of cancer in women. Nowadays, following completion of imaging methods, mainly fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) and core biopsy methods have been used for establishing cytopathological diagnosis although discussions regarding superiority continue. MATERIALS AND METHODS Those with a complaint(More)