AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.36, no.4, pp.665-668, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
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Introduction: Gastrointestinal bleeding is a common problem in pediatric emergency department (PED). Some of these patients can lose significant amount of blood which may lead to shock. The aim of this study is to determine the risk factors predicting clinically significant gastrointestinal (GIS) bleeding in patients presenting to PED.