Head of Medicine Department
Geriatric Medicine Residency
Mustafa Cankurtaran is the head of the Geriatric Medicine Department in Hacettepe University. He received his medical degree at 1997 from Hacettepe University. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency in 2001 and Geriatric Medicine residency in 2004 at the same university. He is currently working as a lecturer and academician in Hacettepe University Department of Internal Medicine Division of Geriatric Medicine. He has published more than 50 papers in reputed journals. His special interest is in Alzheimer’s disease, malnutrition, pain management, and other geriatric syndromes.
Masked hypertension is associated with cognitive decline in geriatric age