Table 1. Oncology centers contributed to the study and the ratio used complementary medicine according to centers


  N % Used CM (%) P value

Gaziantep University, Gaziantep 149 17.1 10.0 0.002
Hacettepe University, Ankara 140 16.0 14.2  
Ege University, Izmir 113 13.0 29.2  
Gazi University, Ankara 104 11.9 19.4  
Ankara University, Ankara 92 10.6 16.3  
Adana Baskent University, Adana 81 9.3 17.3  
Marmara University, Istanbul 74 8.5 24.3  
Cumhuriyet University, Sivas 60 6.9 21.7  
Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon 37 4.2 21.6  
Sakarya University, Sakarya 22 2.5 40.9  

Total 872 100.0    

CM: Complementary medicine.

Turhal Serdar et al.Journal of Cancer Therapeutics and Research  2012 1:33DOI : 10.7243/2049-7962-1-33