Can initial lactate levels predict the severity of unintentional carbon monoxide poisoning?


DOĞAN N. Ö. , Savrun A., Levent S., Gunaydin G. P. , Celik G. K. , Akkucuk H., et al.

HUMAN & EXPERIMENTAL TOXICOLOGY, cilt.34, ss.324-329, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0960327114538986
  • Dergi Adı: HUMAN & EXPERIMENTAL TOXICOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.324-329

Özet

Introduction: Accidental carbon monoxide (CO) intoxication is a major cause of unintentional poisoning. This study aimed to determine the value of initial lactate levels in patients with CO poisoning and to evaluate its utilization in the emergency department (ED).