Intentional sun exposure in infancy in Sakarya, Turkey


Cinar N. D. , Filiz T. M. , Topsever P., Ucar F., Akgul S., Gorpelioglu S.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.27, ss.1222-1225, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Dergi Adı: SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1222-1225

Özet

Objective: To determine the extent of intentional sun exposure in infancy, and the prevalence of maternal belief that potentially increases the children's harm risk from ultraviolet radiation. The major determinants of mothers' beliefs and behaviors regarding sunning were also assessed.