The review of autopsy cases of accidental childhood deaths in Istanbul


Yayci N., Pakis I. , Karapirli M., Celik S., Uysal C., Polat O.

JOURNAL OF FORENSIC AND LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.18, no.6, pp.253-256, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jflm.2011.04.009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF FORENSIC AND LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.253-256

Abstract

Children are at increased risk for various causes of injury from accidents. Accidents are, by far, the leading cause of death among children and adolescents. The aim of this study is to evaluate the lethal childhood accidents in Istanbul by age groups. Reports of autopsies performed between 2001 and 2005 in the Morgue Department of the Council of Forensic.