Geriatric psychiatry consultations in a Turkish university hospital.

Yazgan I., Kuscu M., Fistikci N., Keyvan A., Topcuoglu V.

International psychogeriatrics, vol.18, no.2, pp.327-33, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1017/s1041610205002991
  • Journal Name: International psychogeriatrics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.327-33
  • Marmara University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: The size of the elderly population is growing rapidly in Turkey. We aimed to characterize geriatric psychiatry consultations to obtain the characteristic pattern of these patients for further interventions.