Usage and attitudes related to complementary and alternative medicine among Turkish academicians on the basis of the five-factor model of personality: A multi-centered study


GÖK METİN Z. , KARADAŞ C. , ÖZDEMİR L.

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN MEDICINE, cilt.44, ss.151-156, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 44
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ctim.2019.04.012
  • Dergi Adı: COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.151-156

Özet

Objectives: As the popularity of complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) is increasing, it is important to understand the characteristics of people that make them to be attracted toward CAM and influence their attitudes. The purpose of the present study was to examine the associations between the socio-demographic characteristics of people as assessed by the a five-factor model and the attitudes toward CAM modalities among Turkish academicians.