Skin findings of geriatric patients in Turkey: A 5-year survey


KARTAL D. , ÇİNAR S. L. , AKIN S. , FERAHBAS A., BORLU M.

DERMATOLOGICA SINICA, cilt.33, ss.196-200, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.dsi.2015.04.001
  • Dergi Adı: DERMATOLOGICA SINICA
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.196-200

Özet

Background: "Geriatric patients" are a special group among dermatology patients because of the higher incidences of dermatologic and systemic diseases in this group. We aimed to determine the prevalence of dermatologic diseases, their relationship with age/sex, and hospitalization diagnoses with average times of hospitalization in the aged population.