Yasemin Acik

Summary

Affiliation: Firat University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. pmc The epidemiology and factors associated with nocturnal enuresis among boarding and daytime school children in southeast of Turkey: a cross sectional study
    Ali Gunes
    Urology Department, Inonu University, Medical School, Malatya, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 9:357. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Experience of workplace violence during medical speciality training in Turkey
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Firat University Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:361-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of the level of safety and appropriateness of playgrounds in Elazig city in Turkey
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Int J Environ Health Res 14:75-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a diabetes education and intervention program on blood glucose control for patients with type 2 diabetes in a Turkish community
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:1012-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Level of knowledge and attitude of primary care physicians in Eastern Anatolian cities in relation to child abuse and neglect
    Yasemin Acik
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, Elazig, Turkey
    Prev Med 39:791-7. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Elazig, Eastern Turkey
    Figen Deveci
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Eur J Intern Med 22:172-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity in Turkish academic staff
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:1306-14. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Effect of urinary incontinence and its subtypes on quality of life of women in eastern Turkey
    Fatih Firdolas
    Department of Urology, Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Urology 80:1221-6. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint The second report from Turkey: waist percentiles for 6-11-year-old children in Elazig Province, Eastern Anatolia
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:705-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of domestic violence during pregnancy in a Turkish community
    S Erhan Deveci
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:754-60. 2007

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc The epidemiology and factors associated with nocturnal enuresis among boarding and daytime school children in southeast of Turkey: a cross sectional study
    Ali Gunes
    Urology Department, Inonu University, Medical School, Malatya, Turkey
    BMC Public Health 9:357. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the possible differences in the prevalence of enuresis between children in boarding school and daytime school and the association of enuresis with sociodemographic factors...
  2. doi request reprint Experience of workplace violence during medical speciality training in Turkey
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Firat University Medical Faculty, Elazig, Turkey
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:361-6. 2008
    ..To determine the type, extent and effects of workplace violence among residents during postgraduate speciality training in various departments of medical schools in Turkey...
  3. ncbi request reprint Investigation of the level of safety and appropriateness of playgrounds in Elazig city in Turkey
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Int J Environ Health Res 14:75-82. 2004
    ..The findings of the present study indicate that nearly all of the playgrounds in Elaziğ city center do not meet the criteria for playground standards and are not in compliance with the current safety specifications and need improvement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a diabetes education and intervention program on blood glucose control for patients with type 2 diabetes in a Turkish community
    Yasemin Acik
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:1012-8. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Level of knowledge and attitude of primary care physicians in Eastern Anatolian cities in relation to child abuse and neglect
    Yasemin Acik
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, Elazig, Turkey
    Prev Med 39:791-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the level of knowledge and attitude toward child abuse and neglect of primary care physicians serving in eastern Turkish cities...
  6. doi request reprint The prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in Elazig, Eastern Turkey
    Figen Deveci
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Eur J Intern Med 22:172-6. 2011
    ..To investigate the prevalence of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) in the urban and rural areas of the Elazig Region of Turkey...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity in Turkish academic staff
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:1306-14. 2009
    ..Although the study did not include all academics, the results reveal the need to evaluate the health impact of obesity in academics...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of urinary incontinence and its subtypes on quality of life of women in eastern Turkey
    Fatih Firdolas
    Department of Urology, Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Urology 80:1221-6. 2012
    ..To determine the bothersomeness and effect on quality of life (QOL) of different types of urinary incontinence (UI) in married women living in eastern Turkey...
  9. ncbi request reprint The second report from Turkey: waist percentiles for 6-11-year-old children in Elazig Province, Eastern Anatolia
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 25:705-9. 2012
    ..To construct waist percentiles for 6-11-year-old Turkish children in Elazig Province, Eastern Anatolia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of domestic violence during pregnancy in a Turkish community
    S Erhan Deveci
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:754-60. 2007
    ..Efforts to reduce the incidence of this women's rights and public health problem should be given high priority...
  11. ncbi request reprint Weight, height and BMI references in Elaziğ: an east Anatolian city
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 53:404-12. 2011
    ..We consider that this first local reference for Elaziğ will provide a useful tool for health planning and monitoring of growth and development...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of female urinary incontinence in eastern Turkey
    Rahmi Onur
    Department of Urology, Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Int J Urol 16:566-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) and determine risk factors for its development in women living in eastern Turkey...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hearing in workers exposed to low-dose radiation for a long period
    Turgut Karlidag
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Medical Faculty, Firat University, 23119 Elazig, Turkey
    Hear Res 194:60-4. 2004
    ..Subjects under high risk should be evaluated periodically. We suggest that the use of standard and high frequency audiometry together could be beneficial in the evaluation of these subjects...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity among urban school children in Elazig city, Eastern Turkey, 2007
    Edibe Pirinçci
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    Ann Hum Biol 37:44-56. 2010
    ..Very little data are currently available on the prevalence of childhood obesity in Turkey, and more research on the risk factors is required before preventive public health programmes can be put into practice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological features of irritable bowel syndrome in a Turkish urban society
    Selman Celebi
    Department of Gastroenterology, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:738-43. 2004
    ..The present study aimed to determine the prevalence of IBS in eastern Turkey, particularly in urban parts of Elazig where 250 000 people live...
  16. ncbi request reprint The knowledge, attitudes and practices of soldiers in a gendarmerie command headquarters about family planning and venereal diseases
    A Ferdane Oguzoncul
    Department of Public Health, School of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 42:402-9. 2011
    ..The most familiar family planning methods were condom and oral contraceptive use. Soldiers constitute one of the most significant target groups for education programs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors affecting the use of tobacco, alcohol and addictive substance among university students in eastern Turkey
    S Erhan Deveci
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:996-1007. 2010
    ..Access to addictive drugs was also prevalent. Educational programs oriented towards young people must be prioritized in order to raise awareness regarding substance use...
  18. ncbi request reprint The measurement of exhaled carbon monoxide in healthy smokers and non-smokers
    S Erhan Deveci
    Department of Public Health, Medical Faculty of Firat University, Elazig 23119, Turkey
    Respir Med 98:551-6. 2004
    ..When smokers and non-smokers were looked at as a whole, a cutoff of 6.5 ppm had a sensitivity of 90% and specificity of 83%. In conclusion, exhaled CO level provides an easy, an immediate way of assessing a subject's smoking status...
  19. ncbi request reprint The frequency of depression and menopause-related symptoms in postmenopausal women living in a province in Eastern Turkey, and the factors that affect depressive status
    Suleyman E Deveci
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, 23119, Elazig, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH40-47. 2010
    ..This study was designed to determine depression in women in the postmenopausal stage in Elazig city, located in Eastern Turkey, and determine the factors affecting depressive status...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of otitis media with effusion in first and second grade primary school students and its correlation with BCG vaccination
    Erol Keles
    Otorhinolaryngology Department, Firat University Medical Faculty, Tip Merkezi KBB Klinigi, Elazig 23119, Turkey
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 68:1069-74. 2004
    ..A scale measuring the academic performance of the children was developed. This scale was filled in by the student's teachers prior to physical examination...
  21. ncbi request reprint [The knowledge, attitude and behavior related to the tuberculosis and approaches of tuberculosis therapy by the physicians providing first step service]
    S Erhan Deveci
    Firat University Faculty of Medicine, Family Medicine, Elazig, Turkey
    Tuberk Toraks 51:40-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the first step practice physicians who work in Elaziğ city center have insufficient knowledge and it is needed periodically postgraduate education...
  22. ncbi request reprint Presentation of a device used by elderly women with prolapse in eastern part of Turkey
    Suheyla Rahman
    Firat University, Vocational School of Health Services, Elazig, Turkey
    Maturitas 55:348-51. 2006
    ..Presentation of a device used by three elderly women with prolapse in eastern part of Turkey...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of asthma, asthma-like and allergic symptoms in the urban and rural adult population in Eastern Turkey
    Tuncer Tug
    Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 20:209-15. 2002
    ..01). Unexpectedly, the prevalence rates for asthma, asthma-like and allergic symptoms in adults living in the rural areas of Elazig Region in Eastern Turkey were significantly higher than the rates in the urban population...