Nevin Akdolun Balkaya

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The aim of this study is to determine childhood trauma, the type of marriage, and level of self-esteem as correlates of domestic violence in married women in Turkey. The study sample consisted of 750 women aged 20 and over, selected through face to face interviews. Results More than half the women were exposed to domestic violence, which increases with(More)
BACKGROUND Breast cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related deaths among women worldwide. The aim of the present study was to determine and compare knowledge, behavior and attitudes among female nurses and teachers concerning breast self-examination (BSE). METHODS Two-hundred and eighty nine women working in Aydin, Turkey (125 nurses and 164(More)
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To investigate knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of nursing and midwifery students regarding breast self-examination (BSE). DESIGN Descriptive, cross-sectional. SETTING Aydin School of Health at Adnan Menderes University in Aydin, Turkey. SAMPLE 244 female students of nursing and midwifery. METHODS Data were collected with a(More)
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