A growing diagnosis among adolescents in the pediatric emergency unit: 4 Cases with acute alcohol intoxication Ergenlik döneminde sikliǧi artan bir acil servis tanisi: 4 Olgu ile akut alkol zehirlenmesi

Derinöz O. , Belen F. B.

Turk Pediatri Arsivi, cilt.43, sa.4, ss.143-145, 2008 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: Turk Pediatri Arsivi
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.143-145


Alcohol consumption has increased among adolescents in concordance with problems related to school, friends and family environment, and also as a result of their curiosity. Since alcohol intoxication cases increase in emergency services, pediatrician's knowledge of clinical and metabolic complications is getting more important. We present here 4 cases to underline the classical approach to alcohol intoxication.