Effects of alopecia on body image and quality of life of Turkish cancer women with or without headscarf


Erol O., Can G., Aydiner A.

SUPPORTIVE CARE IN CANCER, vol.20, no.10, pp.2349-2356, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00520-011-1338-y
  • Journal Name: SUPPORTIVE CARE IN CANCER
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.2349-2356
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The aim of this study was to find out the effects of chemotherapy-related alopecia on body image and quality of life of Turkish women who have cancer with or without headscarves and factors affecting them.