Forensic Emergency Medicine - Six-Year Experience of 13823 Cases in a University Emergency Department


Demircan A., Keles A., Guerbuez N., Bildik F., Aygencel S. G. , Dogan N. Ö. , ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.38, no.6, pp.567-575, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.567-575
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Aims: Clinical forensic medicine deals with cases involving both the legal and medical aspects of patient care, such as motor vehicle trauma or poisoning. In this study, we aimed to draw attention to the forensic issues by retrospective investigation of 13823 emergency cases and to share our experiences on this topic.