PHYSICIANS' ATTITUDES TOWARDS THE ELDERLY: AGEISM IN A UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL IN TURKEY


Simsek H., Bahadir H., BİLGİN A. C.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.22, no.1, pp.101-111, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.31086/tjgeri.2019150579
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.101-111
  • Keywords: Aged, Attitude, Ageism, OLDER-PEOPLE, PROFESSIONALS ATTITUDES, STUDENTS ATTITUDES, DOCTORS ATTITUDES, MEDICAL-STUDENTS, CARE, DISCRIMINATION, KNOWLEDGE, NURSES, ADULTS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: The aim of this study was to determine attitudes of research assistant physicians towards the elderly in a university hospital and to evaluate the association of sociodemographic and occupational characteristics with ageism.