Depression and anxiety in patients with Behcet's disease compared with that in patients with psoriasis


Taner E., Cosar B., Burhanoglu S., Calikoglu E., Oender M., Arikan Z.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.46, no.11, pp.1118-1124, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2007.03247.x
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1118-1124
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background Behcet's disease ( BD) is a chronic, episodic disease with an often devastating course. The aim of this study was to evaluate the depression and anxiety levels in patients with BD and to compare them with those in patients with psoriasis.