Use of complementary and alternative medicine in patients with chronic viral hepatitis in Turkey.

İNCE N., Kaya S., Yildiz İ. E., PARLAK E., Bayar B.

Complementary therapies in medicine, vol.48, pp.102229, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctim.2019.102229
  • Journal Name: Complementary therapies in medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.102229
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: The global use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is growing. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of CAM use in patients in Turkey with CVH, the types of therapy, and patients' sociodemographic characteristics.