Factors associated with perceived stigma among patients with epilepsy in Turkey

Yeni K., Tulek Z., Bebek N.

EPILEPSY & BEHAVIOR, vol.60, pp.142-148, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2016.04.036
  • Journal Name: EPILEPSY & BEHAVIOR
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.142-148
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: Epilepsy is one of the most stigmatizing medical conditions. The purpose of this study was to examine the perception of stigma and factors associated with stigma.