Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine use among Turkish cancer patients.

@article{Yildiz2013PatternsOC,
  title={Patterns of complementary and alternative medicine use among Turkish cancer patients.},
  author={Ibrahim Yildiz and Mustafa Ozguroglu and Tayfur Toptaş and Hande Turna and Fatma E F Sen and Melek Yildiz},
  journal={Journal of palliative medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={383-90}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to determine the tendency to use complementary/alternative medicine (CAM) by patients with cancer in Turkey, and to compare sociodemographic and medical characteristics, perceptions, and quality of life of users and nonusers of CAM. METHODS A total of 1060 cancer patients were asked to complete a questionnaire about the use of CAM along with the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Life Quality Questionnaire C30 (EORTC QLQ-C30… CONTINUE READING
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