Analysis of pediatric forensic cases presented to emergency department

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Demir O. F., Aydin K., Turan F., Yurtseven A., ERBİL B., Gulalp B.

TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.48, no.3, pp.235-240, 2013 (ESCI) identifier identifier


Aim: Forensic cases are primarily admitted in emergency services and examination, diagnosis and treatment is performed here. This study aimed to evaluate demographic and epidemiologic characteristics, reasons for presentation, admission time and hospitalization and mortality rates in pediatric forensic cases presented to an emergency department.