The characteristics and outcomes of penetrating thoracic and abdominal trauma among children


Boleken M. E. , Cevik M. , Yagiz B., Ter M., Dorterler M. E. , Aksoy T. R.

PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, cilt.29, ss.795-800, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00383-013-3339-z
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.795-800

Özet

Trauma is the most important etiology of morbidity and mortality among children. Penetrating injuries to the thorax and abdomen are extremely rare in children. In the present study, we compared the characteristics of patients, management, and outcomes of penetrating thoracic and abdominal trauma in children.