The Effect of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Functioning of Neurosurgery Clinics and the Anxiety Levels of Neurosurgeons in Turkey

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Yilmaz A., Karakoyun D. O., Isik H. S., Bostan S.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.30, no.6, pp.944-951, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.31940-20.2
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.944-951
  • Keywords: Anxiety level, Beck anxiety inventory, COVID-19, Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgery clinic, ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME, INVENTORY
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: No


AIM: To reveal the impacts of the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on the functioning of neurosurgery clinics and to determine the anxiety levels and attitudes of Turkish neurosurgeons towards their profession during the pandemic.