Characteristics and Management of Children with COVID-19 in Turkey

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Cura Y., Özsürekçi Y., Aykaç K., DerinDerin O., Laçinel G., İlbay S., ...More

Balkan medical journal, vol.37, no.6, pp.341-347, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/balkanmedj.galenos.2020.2020.7.52
  • Journal Name: Balkan medical journal
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.341-347
  • Keywords: COVID-19, children, favipiravir, refugees, Turkey
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Aims: Limited data about disease management strategies are available for pediatric patients with coronavirus disease-20I9. particularly in Turkey. This study aimed to share the data on patients aged under 18 years in our country to be beneficial for understanding the disease course in children.