A Holistic Look at Patients With Multiple Sclerosis: Focusing on Social Life, Household and Employment Issues


ÖZDEMİR L. , Asiret G. D.

TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, cilt.57, sa.1, ss.19-24, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 57 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tftr.57.04
  • Dergi Adı: TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.19-24

Özet

Objective: This study identifies the impact of multiple sclerosis (MS) on patients' employment status, social and family life. Additionally, the purpose of the study was to explore the problems related to completing outdoor and indoor household tasks, the effect of disease on relatives, familial support perceived by patients, and the attitudes of relatives toward the disease.