Turkish doctors' cohort: healthy despite low screening

ÜNAL S., Tanriover M. D. , Ascioglu S., Demirkazik A., Ertenli I., ESKİOGLU E., ...More

POSTGRADUATE MEDICINE, vol.129, no.3, pp.393-398, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 129 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00325481.2017.1272399
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.393-398
  • Keywords: Chronic diseases, cohort study, epidemiology, preventive medicine, WOMEN PHYSICIANS, ASSOCIATION, MORTALITY, ATTITUDE, HABITS, TURKEY, CARE


Objectives: We aimed to determine the prevalence of chronic diseases and unhealthy lifestyle behaviors of Turkish doctors as compared with the general population and the frequency of compliance with preventive clinical practices among doctors.