Effects of corrective surgery on social phobia, psychological distress, disease-related disability and quality of life in adult strabismus patients


ALPAK G., Coskun E., Erbagci I., Bez Y., OKUMUŞ S., Oren B., ...Daha Fazla

BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, cilt.98, sa.7, ss.876-879, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 98 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2014-304888
  • Dergi Adı: BRITISH JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.876-879

Özet

Background Corrective surgery is done for ocular alignment and disrupted facial expression in some cases of adult strabismus patients. The effects of corrective surgery on the presence of social phobia (SP) diagnosis, the severity of social anxiety symptoms, the disease-related disability and the quality of life (QoL) among strabismus patients have not been thoroughly studied yet.