Examining the Relationship Between Breast Cancer Fatalism and Fear in Women

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Mehmet Salih YILDIRIM
Metin Yıldız
Güray OKYAR

Abstract

Aim: This research was carried out to examine the relationship between breast cancer fatalism and fear in women.


Methods: This research, which is planned as a descriptive and relationship seeker type, was conducted between March and May 2020 with women living in Iğdır.


Results: According to the findings obtained from the study, it was found that the total mean score of breast cancer fate of individuals was 4.42 ± 2.58, and the average total score of fear of breast cancer was 23.67 ± 7.03. A statistically significant relationship was found between the total mean score of breast cancer fatality, total point average of fear of breast cancer, and age (p <0.05).


Conclusion: Women's breast cancer fatality and fear of breast cancer were found at a medium level. It is recommended that the study be carried out in larger groups.

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YILDIRIM MS, Yıldız M, OKYAR G. Examining the Relationship Between Breast Cancer Fatalism and Fear in Women. Aegean J Obstet Gynecol [Internet]. 2020Nov.20 [cited 2021Jan.20];2(3):6-. Available from: https://aejog.com/index.php/aejog/article/view/51
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