Analysis of 264 Patients with Stab and Gunshot Wounds in Abdominal and Thoracic Regions

KORKMAZ İ. , KARADAYI Ş. , Guven F. M. K. , EREN Ş. H. , ŞAHİN E. , Nadir A., ...More

HEALTHMED, vol.4, no.4, pp.1090-1094, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 4 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : HEALTHMED
  • Page Numbers: pp.1090-1094


Introduction: Penetrating traumas are life-threatening situations which can be encountered in emergency services. In this study, epidemiological data, treatment approaches and the results pertaining to penetrant abdominal and/or thoracic injuries, which occured due to gunshot or stab wounds, are evalauted retrospectively.