The impact of personality on quality of life and disease activity in patients with Behcet's disease: a pilot study


Atay I. M. , ERTURAN İ. , DEMİRDAŞ A. , YAMAN G. B. , YÜREKLİ V. A.

COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHIATRY, cilt.55, ss.511-517, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 55 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.comppsych.2013.11.008
  • Dergi Adı: COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHIATRY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.511-517

Özet

Background: The aim of this study was to examine the personality characteristics of patients with Behcet's Disease (BD) using the Temperament and Character Inventory (TCI) compared with healthy control subjects and to investigate the relationship between the temperament and character properties and quality of life, disease activity, depression and anxiety in Behcet's patients.