Evaluation of injury-related under-five mortality in Turkey between 2014-2017.

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Çaylan N., Yalçın S. S. , Tezel B., Aydın Ş., Özen Ö., Şengelen M., ...More

The Turkish journal of pediatrics, vol.63, pp.37-47, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.24953/turkjped.2021.01.005
  • Title of Journal : The Turkish journal of pediatrics
  • Page Numbers: pp.37-47
  • Keywords: injury, mortality, under-five, children, Turkey, CHILD, ACCIDENTS


Background. Injury is the most common cause of preventable morbidity and mortality among children. The aim of this study was to determine the epidemiological characteristics and trends of injury-related mortality in children under five and to provide evidence for future preventive strategies.