Depression and anxiety status of patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillator and precipitating factors


Bilge A. K. , Ozben B., Demircan S., Cinar M., Yilmaz E. , Adalet K.

PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, cilt.29, ss.619-626, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2006.00409.x
  • Dergi Adı: PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.619-626

Özet

Background: Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) are life-saving devices in treatment of life-threatening arrhythmia. We evaluate the emotional status of Turkish patients with ICD and try to explain factors that affect emotional status of the patients.