Analysis of pediatric forensic cases presented to emergency department


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 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/tpa.266
  • Title of Journal : TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.235-240

Abstract

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.