Didem Oktar

Didem Oktar
Eskisehir Osmangazi University | ESOGU · Department of Public Health

Doctor of Medicine

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Background Public health literacy (PHL) is a novel perspective on health literacy (HL). Differing from HL’s individualist approach, PHL is concerned with public health events and promoting health in the whole society. Objectives To evaluate PHL, a newly developed concept, and related factors. Methods In this cross-sectional study, people who visi...
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Background It is well-established that healthcare professionals are stigmatized by the society during infectious disease outbreaks. The present study aimed to develop a scale to measure the coronavirus disease 2019–induced perceived stigmatization in physicians and investigate its validity and reliability. Methods The present methodological type o...
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Severe impact of COVID-19 on nursing homes and the morbidity and mortality rates in nursing home residents can be higher than in the community during a pandemic. This study aimed to meta-analyse the COVID-19 attack, fatality and mortality rates among nursing home residents and to meta-analyse the risk ratio values by comparing these rates with thos...
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Background Evaluation of preoperative anxiety and health literacy is important for healthcare professionals to understand the needs and expectations of patients and provide them with the necessary support. The study aimed to evaluate the preoperative anxiety levels of patients who applied to the anesthesia outpatient clinic and its relationship wit...
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Objective: The aim of the study was to evaluate the use of CAM practices by individuals who have been admitted to health institutions and have been diagnosed with chronic diseases. Methods: Patients with a diagnosis of chronic disease were included in this cross-sectional observational study. The use of 15 CAM modalities were evaluated in accordanc...
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The technological advancements of this era made the use of Internet an essential part of our lives. It is known that the Internet is used for social media applications at most. It is thought that the use of social media has increased with the effect of decreasing face-to-face socialization due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the period, in which the pr...
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Objective: The aim of this study is to physicians attitudes towards the COVID-19 vaccine. Methods: Our research is a cross-sectional study, which was conducted between January 4th and February 26th, 2021. A Google Forms questionnaire was prepared according to the literature. The first part of the two-part questionnaire included the sociodemographic...
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Background: Third-hand smoke (THS); occurs as a result of the reaction of tobacco smoke residues left on furnitures or on smokers with the chemical substances in the environment. Children are a risky group in terms of THS exposure because they spend a lot of time at home and touch surfaces frequently. The aim is to systematically compile and meta-a...
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Background: Social media, which has become an indispensable part of our lives in recent years, is important for young people to socialize in online groups and to develop their self-esteem (SE). One of the dangers of increased use of social media is cyber ostracism (CO), defined as not being able to join a group and being ignored on social media. In...
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Background: Thinking that they are being stigmatized can negatively affect the mental health of healthcare workers, whose workload has already increased during the epidemic. The aim of the study was to develop the ‘Perception of Stigma due to COVID-19 in Physicians’ (PSCP) and to conduct a validity and reliability study. Methods: A 5-point Likert-t...
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Aim: To conduct a meta-analysis of the publications containing the COVID-19 positivity and death data of individuals living in nursing homes in the English literature in the first year of the pandemic. Methods: The PRISMA 2020 reporting guide checklist was used. The study protocol was recorded in PROSPERO. Pubmed, Web of Science, Google Scholar, S...
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Objective: Since chronic diseases and multimorbidity require long-term treatment and follow-up, it brought up the evaluation of the quality of life in the management and follow-up of patients. The aim of the study was to evaluate the relationship between chronic disease and multimorbidity and quality of life in adults. Method: The study is a cross-...
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Giriş-Amaç: Dünya genelinde kullanımı giderek artan Geleneksel ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp (GETAT) kullanımını etkileyen faktörlerin başında GETAT yöntemlerine yönelik tutum ve bireylerin kişisel sağlıkları üzerinde daha fazla kontrole sahip olma istekleri gelmektedir. Bireylerin, sağlık okuryazarlığının GETAT kullanımında belirleyici faktörlerden biri olma...
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Giriş-Amaç: Okullarda ciddi boyutlara ulaşan önemli bir tehdit olarak görülen akran zorbalığı, sosyal ve ruhsal yönden depresyon, anksiyete gibi birçok soruna neden olmaktadır.Çalışmada, Eskişehir genelinde öğrenim görmekte olan lise öğrencilerinde akran zorbalığı sıklığının ve ilişkili faktörlerin değerlendirilmesi amaçlanmıştır. Gereç-Yöntem: Ça...
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Bullying is widely recognized as a major psychosocial problem with substantial negative consequences. The current study aimed to estimate the prevalence of traditional school bullying and cyberbullying and reciprocal associations between bullying involvement and mental health problems. The sample of the study consisted of 6202 middle and high schoo...
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Phubbing is defined that an individual's attention to the smartphone while he / she is in communication with another individual. Phubber is interested in the smartphone and he misses his perception from interpersonal communication. The aim of the study was to determine the prevalence of phubbing and its possible relations with personality structure...
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Giriş ve Amaç: Propolisin sağlığa olumlu katkı olabilecek antimikrobiyal, antiinflamatuar, rejeneratif etkileri yanında immünmodülatör, antioksidan,antimutajenik ve antikarsinojenik etkileri artık bilimsel araştırmalarla ortaya konmuştur. Özellikle de 27 ekim 2014 tarihinde yürürlüğe giren Geleneksel ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp Uygulamaları Yönetmeliği'nden...
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Giriş ve Amaç: Diyabet, dünyada ve ülkemizde sıklığı gittikçe artan önemli bir halk sağlığı sorunudur. Çalışmada amaç, Tip 2 diyabetli bireylerde propolis desteğinin glisemik değerler üzerindeki etkinliğini konu alan randomize kontrollü çalışmaların meta-analizle değerlendirilmesidir. Gereç ve Yöntem: Pubmed, Scopus, Cochrane ve Web of Science ver...
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The aim of the study was to determine the level of disaster awareness in medical school students and to evaluate the associated factors. The study is a cross-sectional study conducted in 1256 students studying in medical school during the 2019-2020 academic year. Permission has been received for the investigation. The survey form used as a data col...
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Background The climate change, conflicts, mass migrations and global epidemics happening in today's world shows that it's necessary for the communities to implement public health decisions. In this context, the degree of obtaining and complying with the information required for individuals to process, understand and evaluate public health decisions...
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Giriş ve Amaç: Dünya Sağlık Örgütü, Geleneksel ve Tamamlayıcı Tıp (GETAT) uygulamaları kullanımını tanımlamakta ve izlemektedir. Ülkemizde 27 Ekim 2014 tarihinde Resmi Gazetede yayımlanan GETAT Uygulamaları Yönetmeliği ile bu uygulamaların sağlık profesyonellerinin gözetiminde ve denetiminde yapılması teşvik edilmektedir. GETAT uygulamaları ile ilg...
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Giriş ve Amaç: Engellilik okuryazarlığı; engelli bireyin tanımını, özelliklerini, günlük yaşamda karşılaştığı zorlukları ve çözüm önerilerini, sahip olduğu hakları ve engellilerle ilgili yanlış yargı ve yönelimleri algılayabilme yeteneğidir. Çalışmada, gelecekte engelli bireylere hizmet verebilecek veya engellilerle aynı ortamlarda bulunabilme açıs...
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Amaç: Dünya nüfusunun yaşlanması, gelişen teknoloji sonucu fiziksel aktivitenin azalması, beslenme alışkanlıklarının değişmesi gibi etkenler kronik hastalıkların öneminin gittikçe artmasına sebep olmaktadır. Kronik hastalıkların uzun süreli tanı, tedavi ve takip gerektirmesi sebebiyle bu süreçlerin en doğru şekilde yönetilmesi ve izleminde kullanıl...
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Background Individuals with disabilities are the people in which health inequalities are mostly experienced. Stigmatization of disabled people reduces their participation in society and causes insufficient health care. Not stigmatize disabled people by health care providers is important to eliminate this insufficiency. The aim of the study was to d...
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Background Disability literacy is the ability to perceive definition of disabled person, their characteristics, difficulties in daily life and solution suggestions, their rights and false thoughts and orientations about them. The aim of the study was to develop the Disability Literacy Scale (DLS) to determine the disability literacy of medical scho...
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Amaç: Çalışmada erişkin yaş grubunda geleneksel ve tamamlayıcı tıp (GETAT) uygulamalarının kullanım özelliklerinin değerlendirilmesi amaçlandı. Gereç ve yöntem: Çalışma, Eskişehir ilinde bulunan sağlık kuruluşlarına başvuran 855 kişide gerçekleştirilen kesitsel tipte bir araştırmadır. Çalışmanın yapılabilmesi için gerekli etik ve idari izinler alı...
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The purpose of the study is to give information about the outbreak seen in South Africa on the dates 28 March respectively and its given generally information about the disease factor.

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