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dc.contributor.authorÇakır, Necati
dc.contributor.authorPamuk, Ömer Nuri
dc.contributor.authorDerviş, Emine
dc.contributor.authorİmeryüz, Neşe
dc.contributor.authorUslu, Haşim
dc.contributor.authorBenian, Ömer
dc.contributor.authorElelçi, Edip
dc.contributor.authorErdem, Genco
dc.contributor.authorOǧuz Sarvan, Fatma
dc.contributor.authorŞenocak, Mustafa Şükrü
dc.date.accessioned2020-06-01T12:54:47Z
dc.date.available2020-06-01T12:54:47Z
dc.date.issued2012en_US
dc.identifier.citationÇakır, N., Pamuk, Ö. N., Derviş, E., İmeryüz, N., Uslu, H., Benian, Ö. ... Şenocak, M. Ş. (2012). The prevalences of some rheumatic diseases in western Turkey: Havsa study. Rheumatology International, 32(4), 895-908. https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00296-010-1699-4en_US
dc.identifier.issn0172-8172
dc.identifier.issn1437-160X
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12511/5248
dc.identifier.urihttps://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00296-010-1699-4
dc.description.abstractTo study the prevalence major rheumatic diseases in western Turkey. This survey was conducted in Havsa which have a total population of 18,771. Physicians and interns visited every household, interviewed face to face a questionnaire about the symptoms of rheumatic disorders. The individuals replied positively to any question were examined at the nearest health center. Those have no objective findings related to any rheumatic diseases were excluded. People could not be clinically diagnosed were asked to come to the hospital for further evaluation. A total 17,835 of 18,771 residents participated. We estimated the prevalence of Beh double dagger et's Disease (BD) as 0.019%; ankylosing spondylitis: 0.120%; rheumatoid arthritis: 0.321%; knee osteoarthritis (OA): 5.351%; hand OA: 1.110%; hand and knee OA: 1.958%; total OA: 8.420%; primary Raynaud's: 1.192%; psoriasis: 0.424 %; psoriatic arthritis: 0.050%; rheumatic fever: 0.318%; rheumatic heart disease: 0.200%; inflammatory bowel disease: 0.023%; lupus: 0.059%; gout: 0.018%; systemic sclerosis: 0.022%; juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: 0.032%; temporal arteritis: 0.020%, and familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) as 0.006%. Figures were adjusted for age-sex of the general Turkish population. The prevalence's of BD and FMF are considerably lower in Havsa as compared to other regions in Turkey.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipTrakya Universityen_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherSpringeren_US
dc.rightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/embargoedAccessen_US
dc.subjectBehcet's Diseaseen_US
dc.subjectFamilial Mediterranean Feveren_US
dc.subjectRheumatoid Arthritisen_US
dc.subjectAnkylosing Spondylitisen_US
dc.subjectEpidemiologyen_US
dc.subjectPsoriasisen_US
dc.titleThe prevalences of some rheumatic diseases in western Turkey: Havsa studyen_US
dc.typearticleen_US
dc.relation.journalRheumatology Internationalen_US
dc.departmentİstanbul Medipol Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Cerrahi Tıp Bilimleri Bölümü, Göz Hastalıkları Ana Bilim Dalıen_US
dc.identifier.volume32en_US
dc.identifier.issue4en_US
dc.identifier.startpage895en_US
dc.identifier.endpage908en_US
dc.relation.publicationcategoryMakale - Uluslararası Hakemli Dergi - Kurum Öğretim Elemanıen_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s00296-010-1699-4en_US


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