To understand or not to understand: This is the problem


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TAN M. N., Limnili G., YILDIRIM E., GÜLDAL A. D.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.29, no.6, pp.642-649, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2018.17832
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.642-649
  • Keywords: Colonoscopy, comprehension, informed consent, INFORMED-CONSENT, EDUCATIONAL-MATERIALS, CLOZE PROCEDURE, COMPREHENSION, READABILITY, FORMS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/Aims: The aim of the study was to evaluate the level of readability of the informed consent used before colonoscopy in a university hospital by different methods, and to investigate related sociodemographic variables.